Five ways in which debt funds score over fix deposits (FDs)

When compared to FDs, debt funds manage risks better, are more liquid and have the potential of giving better returns in a tax-efficient manner.Risk of concentration is high in fixed deposits where investors run the risk of losing it all if things go wrong Get the latest news and analysis on business, finance, politics from Livemint, the website of the Mint newspaper, one of India’s leading business and financial dailies Powered by WPeMatico

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House Democrats deny Republicans’ request for whistleblower testimony

Rep. Adam Schiff speaks about the impeachment inquiry in October 2019, flanked by Reps. Carolyn Maloney, Jamie Raskin, and Eric Swalwell. | Mark Wilson/Getty Images Rep. Adam Schiff said he would deny any request that might turn the hearings into “sham investigations” into Joe and Hunter Biden. House Democrats have flatly denied Republicans’ request to call the anonymous whistleblower to testify during upcoming public impeachment inquiry hearings, and have indicated they’re unlikely to approve several…

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Bolivian president Evo Morales resigns following mass protests

Former Bolivian President Evo Morales during a press conference on October 24, 2019 in La Paz, Bolivia. | Javier Mamani/Getty Images Morales faced protests and a report that found meddling in the 2019 presidential election. Bolivian President Evo Morales has stepped down hours after agreeing to call new elections, the New York Times reports. The plan to hold new elections stemmed from a damning report from the Organization of American States (OAS) released Sunday that…

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Democrats aren’t sure Bloomberg should run for president. A new poll suggests voters aren’t either.

Michael Bloomberg speaks at a 2019 New York gala for Hudson River Park. | Bryan Bedder/Getty Images/Hudson River Park A new poll found Bloomberg would have 4 percent support and would be the most unpopular Democratic candidate if he were to enter the race now. Billionaire and former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg is considering entering the Democratic presidential primary, and though he has not yet declared his candidacy, he has not received a…

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Mr. Robot’s final season is a brilliant argument for the show’s ongoing relevance

Darlene and Elliot undertake the hack of a lifetime on a frenetic Christmas morning in the latest Mr. Robot. | Elizabeth Fisher/USA Network There are literally no words for the hacker drama’s latest enthralling experiment. Most weeks, we pick an episode of the week. It could be good. It could be bad. It will always be interesting. You can read the archives here. The episode of the week for November 2 through 8 is “405…

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