Saturday, March 18, 2023

Lucy Newton


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Representative image: Beechcraft King Air C90 | Commons

Pilot error most common cause of crashes. A study in psychology...

Pilots do not intentionally make poor decisions; they are unaware they are doing so. That's why aviation psychology is an important field to study.
File photo of the Silicon Valley Bank branch office pictured in downtown San Francisco, California, US 13 March, 2023 | Reuters

SVB collapse reminds us of 1826 UK banking crisis. It can...

The shock of a bank failure is both immediate and long lasting. This kind of situation led to radical solutions in 1826 – essentially a restructuring of UK banking services.


Nirmala Sitharaman being sworn in as defence minister by President Ram Nath Kovind

The biggest challenges Nirmala Sitharaman will face as India’s new Defence...

Sitharaman, who is only the second woman defence minister in India's history, is expected to work closely with the Finance Minister to take key industry-related decisions
Illustration: Soham Sen | ThePrint

You’ve heard of jobless growth. But Tata, Birla, Ambani, Adani, have...

Modi govt's thrust on manufacturing is much-needed but it is pushing Indian manufacturing in the direction of outsourcing, same as our services industry.