• The week in radio and podcasts: Conviction

    Manuel Gomez, left, with client Pedro Hernandez and his mother Jessica outside court. Photograph: New York Daily News Archive/NY Daily News via Getty Images Manuel Gomez is a hero for our times. You know, the rogue US private investigator, working around the law to find the truth and free the innocent? That Philip Marlowe/Mike Hammer/Jim […]

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    Kashmir attack: Bomb kills 40 Indian paramilitary police in convoy

    At least 40 Indian paramilitary police have been killed in a bomb attack by militants on their convoy in Indian-administered Kashmir. Police told the BBC that a car filled with explosives had rammed a bus carrying the troops to Srinagar. Pakistan-based Islamist group Jaish-e-Mohammad said it was behind the attack. It is the deadliest militant […]

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    Stocks in the news: Sun Pharma, Indian Hotels, Lux Industries, Bata, Oil India, RCF

    Bharat Forge, Reliance Capital, Bosch, Godrej Industries, Sandesh, Shah Alloys, Zenith Exports, Aster DM Healthcare, Kiri Industries, Gufic Biosciences, HPL Electric & Power, Gujarat Raffia Industries, Barak Valley Cements, Fortis Healthcare, GSS Infotech, Aries Agro, Ruchira Papers, Hindustan Composites, Country Club Hospitality & Holidays, Murudeshwar Ceramics, RSWM, Dhunseri Ventures, Rohit Ferro-Tech, Golden Tobacco, Hubtown, Jindal […]

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    The Secret To Jaw-Dropping Sales Success Turns Out To Be…

    “A Wizard, a True Star” is both the name of a classic Todd Rundgren album and the perfect description of sales dynamo, Phil M. Jones. Jones grew up in the U.K. but makes his home in New York now. He is the author of Exactly What to Say, which has sold, as of this writing, over 250,000 […]

  • LIFE
    Dublin doctor giving voice to the realities of life and death

    The Secret Doctor is a blog launched by the British Medical Association in 2016 in order to shine a light on the realities of working in the profession. The purpose was not to spy on practitioners or blow whistles but to get a conversation going about things that matter to those at the coalface. Charged […]

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    State of the Union 2019: Trump claims fact-checked

    US President Donald Trump’s speech was filled with praise for the strong economy. But did his numbers add up? 1. ‘Wages are rising at the fastest pace in decades.’ Last year, average hourly earnings increased by 85 cents, or 3.2%, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. This isn’t the highest for decades though; it’s the […]

  • From work to family – the experts’ guide to a low-stress life

     It’s important to set aside time together as a family Photograph: Sam Edwards/Getty Images/Hoxton How not to worry about… Relationships By Kate Thompson Do sweat the small stuff: Everyday stresses – who takes the rubbish out, who does the school run – can affect couples. These may seem trivial compared with more significant hurdles (moving house, […]