Rain lashes several parts of Delhi, brings respite from scorching heat

Rain lashed parts of Delhi on Thursday morning, bringing the temperature down to 30 degrees Celsius. The rainfall brought respite from the scorching heat as the temperature dropped to 29.2 Celsius. India Meteorological Department’s forecast for Thursday is that weather conditions are favourable for further advance of monsoon … Read more

U.S. Travel Brings Back Freeman to Lead Organization

Former U.S. Travel Association chief operating officer Geoff Freeman is rejoining the organization as president and CEO on Sept. 1, when longtime president and CEO Roger Dow steps down from the leadership role. Freeman was with U.S. Travel for more than seven years, during which time he helped the push for the Travel Promotion Act … Read more

Co-Op Bank brings legal case against review on mortgage prisoners investigation

The Co-Operative Bank (Co-Op Bank) is bringing a legal challenge against a judicial review at London’s High Court on a customer’s past mortgage interest payments, Bloomberg UK reports. The review is set to consider whether the Financial Ombudsman Service can investigate a complaint about the fairness of the interest rates that the lender charged customer … Read more

Motto Mortgage brings in industry heavyweight as VP of product and strategy

Erickson, who has almost 20 years of industry experience, joined Motto from Guaranteed Rate, where he served as vice president of product management. Before Guaranteed Rate, he held various leadership positions at CoreLogic, Nationstar Mortgage, CitiBank, Mr. Cooper, Caliber Funding, and Primary Residential Mortgage Commenting on the appointment, company president and CEO Ward Morrison said: … Read more

Expansion of Natural Gas Terminals Brings Another Risk to Louisiana

The front lawn of Lydia Larce’s home is strewn with debris: remnants of cabinets and chunks of pink shower. She lives in a FEMA trailer out back, her home in shambles after hurricanes tore through Lake Charles. Larce, like many in Southwest Louisiana, has what she calls “storm PTSD.” Tornado warnings trigger anxiety. She struggles … Read more

In a first, IIM-Ahmedabad brings out agriculture land price index

In a unique initiative, IIM-Ahmedabad (IIM-A) has joined hands with an e-marketplace for agricultural land, SFarms India, to develop a farm land price index based on the sales and purchases done on the platform. The index has been designed to record and present the “quality-controlled” data on prices of … Read more

Hurricane Agatha Brings Flooding, Mudslides to Mexico, Killing at Least 11

SAN ISIDRO DEL PALMAR, Mexico (AP) – Hurricane Agatha caused flooding and mudslides that killed at least 11 people and left 20 missing, the governor of the southern state of Oaxaca said Tuesday. Gov. Alejando Murat said rivers overflowed their banks and swept away people in homes, while other victims were buried under mud and … Read more

Swinburne Uni brings Web3 firms to class By Cointelegraph

Swinburne Uni brings Web3 firms to class Australia’s Swinburne University of Technology has partnered with two financial technology firms which will provide its students exposure to the financial technology and cryptocurrency business world. The partnership is between Swinburne and small business loan provider Judo Bank along with Banxa, a payment service provider with a fiat-to-crypto … Read more