Amika George (21) has been chosen as the youngest recipient of the Queen’s Birthday Honours for her efforts in pushing the government to provide free period products in schools and colleges. About her Kerala roots, she said that the colonial past made it hard for her to connect with the Honours system and MBE, Member of the Order of the British Empire.
Teri Parker, VP for CAPTRUST Financial Advisors opines that women are often reluctant in taking control of personal finances. Manage your credit and debit cards by knowing the interest rates. Understand long-term ramifications before you lease a car. Watch over your investments. Save up for your retirement. Make sure your assets are well protected.
Steffi Graf turns 52 today on June 14. She is a German former professional tennis player, who was ranked World No.1 for a record 377 weeks and won 22 Grand Slam singles titles. In 1988, she became the only tennis player to achieve the Grand Slam by winning all four Grand Slam singles titles and the Olympic gold medal in the same calendar year.
The Uttar Pradesh govt will be launching two special ‘Pink Booths’ for women in order to encourage them to take the Covid-19 vaccine, and will start functioning in all the 75 districts of the state from Monday. One booth will be for 18-44 and the other from age above 45. The decision was taken yesterday after the review meeting by CM Yogi Adityanath.
Sotheby's first auction dedicated to women artists had items from the 17th to 21st centuries. 37% of the lots sold over their high estimates. But 22% came under their low estimates. However, 41% of the items sold for prices within their estimate ranges. The most successful one was centenarian French painter Françoise Gilot’s Paloma à la Guitare (1965).
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