Justice Department Settles Immigration-Related Discrimination Claim Against California County

The Department of Justice today announced that it has reached a settlement agreement with Stanislaus County, California. The settlement resolves the Department of Justice’s investigation into whether the Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Department engaged in prohibited hiring practices in violation of the anti-discrimination provision of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA). Please follow and like us:

Justice Department Settles Immigration-Related Discrimination Claim Against Central California Agricultural Company

The Department of Justice today announced that it reached a settlement agreement with WesPak Inc., an agricultural company located in Dinuba, California. The settlement resolves the Department of Justice’s investigation into whether the company discriminated against workers based on their citizenship status in violation of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) when verifying their authorization … Read moreJustice Department Settles Immigration-Related Discrimination Claim Against Central California Agricultural Company

Is this a housing system that cares?

From The Conversation. Growing numbers of Australians are locked out of home ownership or struggling in insecure and unaffordable private rental markets. There are concerns about home owners drowning in debt. And for lower-income earners, high housing costs mean that paying for food, energy bills and health costs is an ongoing challenge. It is time … Read moreIs this a housing system that cares?

Investment banks face cartel class action lawsuit

Five global investment banks are facing a cartel class action lawsuit after a suit was filed at the Federal Court yesterday, via InvestorDaily. Maurice Blackburn Lawyers, who is also taking on AMP in a class action, have launched the suit against UBS, Barclays, Citibank, Royal Bank of Scotland and JP Morgan, claiming the banks colluded to … Read moreInvestment banks face cartel class action lawsuit

(What’s Left of) Our Economy: Why the Multinationals Still Should be Ignored on China

Is China mainly valued by American multinational businesses as a super-cheap production site for serving U.S. customers, or as a huge and potentially huge-er consumer market? The question has mattered decisively since the beginning of the nation’s controversial and dramatic trade expansion with China because of the impact on domestic U.S. jobs and production. So … Read more(What’s Left of) Our Economy: Why the Multinationals Still Should be Ignored on China

Shah Jahan’s dagger, Nizam’s ornaments, Gayatri Devi’s pearls among royal jewels up for New York auction

New York, May 27 (IANS) Mughal emperor Shah Jahan’s jade hilted dagger, the priceless jewels of the Nizams of Hyderabad, and a string of pearls belonging to Rajmata Gayatri Devi of Jaipur are among the 400 royal artifacts that will be auctioned here on June 19. Organised by global auction house Christie’s and titled “Maharajas and … Read moreShah Jahan’s dagger, Nizam’s ornaments, Gayatri Devi’s pearls among royal jewels up for New York auction

Lyft Vs Uber: 6 Reasons Why It’s Better to be a Lyft Driver

Like Lyft more than Uber? You’re not alone! This week, we’ve challenged senior RSG contributors Jay Cradeur and Christian Perea to explain why they like Lyft (Jay) and Uber (Christian) more than the other service. Don’t agree with Jay today? Stay tuned for Wednesday, when Christian explains why he likes Uber more than Lyft. Want … Read moreLyft Vs Uber: 6 Reasons Why It’s Better to be a Lyft Driver

Uber Eats Driver Review: Top Tips to Know Before Joining

Uber has been aggressively rolling out Uber Eats over the past few months and many drivers have e-mailed us with questions. Today, contributor Ezra Dubroff shines some light on what it’s like to actually deliver food with Uber Eats and how much money you can make. How to drive for Uber Eats: If you’d like … Read moreUber Eats Driver Review: Top Tips to Know Before Joining

Fiat Chrysler wants to merge with Renault

Fiat Chrysler proposed on Monday to merge with France’s Renault to create the world’s third-biggest automaker and combine forces in the race to make new electric and autonomous vehicles. The merged company would reshape the global industry: it would produce some 8.7 million vehicles a year, leapfrogging General Motors and trailing only Volkswagen and Toyota. … Read moreFiat Chrysler wants to merge with Renault

Reliance to sell BIG FM to Music Broadcast for Rs 1,200 crore

Anil Ambani’s Reliance Group will sell its FM radio business by divesting its entire stake in BIG FM Radio to Jagran Prakashan-owned Music Broadcast Ltd (MBL) for an estimated value of Rs 1,200 crore, an official statement on Monday said. In a separate release, MBL that operates Radio City said its board on Monday approved … Read moreReliance to sell BIG FM to Music Broadcast for Rs 1,200 crore

Here’s What it’s Like to Be a Platinum Driver for UberPro

Recently, we covered Uber’s new program, Uber Pro and were cautiously optimistic about the benefits it would provide to drivers. How has Uber Pro evolved over the last few weeks? Senior RSG contributor Jay Cradeur shares how Uber Pro has changed, and not for the better, for drivers. After many long months, Uber Pro for drivers … Read moreHere’s What it’s Like to Be a Platinum Driver for UberPro

Ending Veteran Homelessness Means Investing in More Programs

“War is hell.” ~General William Tecumseh Sherman, 1864 “Homelessness is hell.” ~Open Door Community For many veterans, the toll taken by combat is measured by more than battle scars and war stories. The emotional and psychological wounds inflicted on soldiers … Continue reading → The post Ending Veteran Homelessness Means Investing in More Programs appeared … Read moreEnding Veteran Homelessness Means Investing in More Programs

WATCH: Mumbai dance group gets standing ovation from ‘America’s Got Talent’ judges

Los Angeles, May 27 (IANS) Just days after The Kings won “World Of Dance”, another dance group called V.Unbeatable from Mumbai got a standing ovation from the judges of the reality show “America’s Got Talent”. Gabrielle Union, Howie Mandel, Julianne Hough and Simon Cowell stood up in awe and appreciation of the group in the audition … Read moreWATCH: Mumbai dance group gets standing ovation from ‘America’s Got Talent’ judges

I’m not dating Karan Johar: NY designer Prabal Gurung

New York, May 27 (IANS) New York-based Nepalese designer Prabal Gurung has denied rumors about having a “romantic relationship” with Bollywood filmmaker Karan Johar. A photograph of the two, now deleted by the designer, took social media in a tizzy on Sunday. Gurung has now released a statement on Twitter clarifying that Karan is just his … Read moreI’m not dating Karan Johar: NY designer Prabal Gurung

Investors richer by Rs 3.86L cr as markets rally

Led by the rally in the equity market, the market capitalisation (m-cap) of BSE-listed companies rose by Rs 3,86,220.41 crore to Rs 1,54,11,395.90 crore on the BSE. At the close of trade on Thursday, the market valuation of BSE-listed firms was Rs 1,50,25,175.49 crore. The Sensex had hit its all-time high of 40,124.96 the day … Read moreInvestors richer by Rs 3.86L cr as markets rally