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Spain’s govt ups social and defense spending in 2023 budget

MADRID (AP) — Spain’s left-wing coalition government on Tuesday unveiled budget plans for 2023 that include increased social and spending and raises for civil servants and pensioners. The government said 6 out of every 10 euros in the proposed budget would go toward social spending. Socialist Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez tweeted that the amount is … Read more

Some UK property funds defer investor withdrawals

LONDON, Oct 4 (Reuters) – Some of Britain’s top open-ended property funds are rolling out new measures to manage investor exit requests, as challenges in meeting redemptions continue to rise amid a sell-off in some UK risk assets. Last week’s spike in UK gilt yields sent many British pension funds scrambling for cash to meet … Read more

5G launch in India to scale up tech; to help other developing economies: Qualcomm CEO

New Delhi: The launch of 5G services in India will be a “catalytic event” in terms of scaling up the technology and enabling its proliferation in other developing economies across Latin America, Southeast Asia and Middle East, chipset major Qualcomm said on Tuesday. Qualcomm President and CEO Cristiano Amon said the launch of 5G technology … Read more

Locals encouraged to try Pickleball ahead of the sports national day

PHOTO CRED: buyoutdoorsports.com Pickleball session for all to be held at NSC The world’s fastest growing racquet sport is soon celebrating its national day and you are being encouraged to give it a try. Monday, 10 October is World Pickleball Day.  What’s Pickleball I hear you ask? It’s a paddle sport, similar to tennis, where … Read more

Multi-language type 2 diabetes education programme combats health disparities

An award-winning lifestyle programme has been rolled-out across South London to educate people with type 2 diabetes, particularly those from ethnic backgrounds. The Low Carb Program was implemented across the South East London Integrated Care Board (ICB) during the COVID-19 pandemic. Developed by DDM Health, the Low Carb Program is a nutritionally focused behaviour change … Read more

Head to RAMM this Halloween half term for spooky family fun activities

There’s plenty to do at Exeter’s RAMM during half-term – from gruesome workshops to light-hearted laughter yoga. Activities have been inspired by new exhibition A Picture of Health, which explores health and wellbeing in Exeter from the 18th century to the present day. Visitors can check out specimens in Under the Microscope featuring a 100-strong collection … Read more

Animal Welfare Day: Why India’s Disaster Management System Needs to Be More Inclusive of Animals

Representational image (VK/MMCL Bengaluru) Disaster risk reduction is a classic case of a business idea leading to social change. Risk analysis was pioneered by business analysts seeking to quantify the risk of natural hazard events for the financial and insurance sectors. Since then, we have made good use of this discipline to build the resilience … Read more

Devon Sawa Reacts to Christina Ricci Slamming Her Casper Acting

Devon Sawa totally gets Christina Ricci‘s embarrassment over her acting in Casper. After Ricci recently revealed she thinks her performance in the beloved ’90s film is “terrible,” her former co-star is weighing in on her criticism of herself. In fact, Sawa says he definitely can relate to her sentiments. “I mean, that’s her thing,” Sawa exclusively … Read more

25 Rarest Cars in the World and Their Price Tags

Milkos / Getty Images/iStockphoto When a supply-chain crisis strangled the auto industry during the pandemic, the ongoing car shortage was the talk of the sector. With critical microchips in short supply, people were waiting weeks or even months to drive off in their pre-ordered Subarus or Mazdas — and they were paying top dollar for … Read more

Air Force Accepting Proposals for $5B Cyber Framework Contract – MeriTalk

The U.S. Air Force has released its final solicitation for a $5.3 billion contract vehicle that will aid warfighters in supporting and enabling the Defense Department’s entire cyber framework. Enterprise Cyber Capabilities (EC2) is a ten-year, indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity contract issued by the Air Combat Command that will be awarded to multiple winners – specifically in … Read more