Hong Kong surgeon saves Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s career after knee surgery on Manchester United star

Hong Kong surgeon saves Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s career after knee surgery on Manchester United star

Hong Kong-raised orthopaedic expert Dr Freddie Fu has saved the career of Manchester United superstar Zlatan Ibrahimovic, the player’s agent said on Tuesday. The Swede, who ruptured his anterior cruciate ligament while playing for United on April 21, underwent successful surgery under Fu and another doctor in Philadelphia, said Mino Raiola, and will be back in action as soon as possible. With Ibrahimovic 35 years old, there were fears that the injury could end his storied career. “Zlatan Ibrahimovic has undergone successful knee surgery. He will make a full recovery…

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Zafar Ansari retires to pursue career outside of cricket

Zafar Ansari retires to pursue career outside of cricket

Zafar Ansari has retired from cricket in order to pursue a career in the legal profession, just four months after playing his third and final test for England. Ansari’s retirement comes as a surprise even though he never hid the fact that cricket was always only “just one part of my life”. His academic achievements – he has a double first in politics, philosophy and sociology from Cambridge University and a Master’s degree in history from Royal Holloway – offer him plenty of opportunities outside of bowling left-arm spin. He endured a tough…

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IES Main Exam 2017: Admit cards issued, download them now

IES Main Exam 2017: Admit cards issued, download them now

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has issued the admit cards for Indian engineering service (IES) Main examination 2017 on its official website. The IES main examination will be held on May 14, 2017. Click here to download your admit card. Before downloading the e-admit card read all the instructions on the website and take a printout of the same. Click on yes to go to the login page. Key in your registration or roll number, date of birth (in dd/mm/yyyy format), Captcha code and click on submit to get…

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Big Data Is a Big Deal for Career Opportunities

Big Data Is a Big Deal for Career Opportunities

What if there was one skill set you could acquire that would help you secure a new job across every industry and in almost any occupation? Companies are screaming for employees with talent in this field and it doesn’t (yet) require a four-year degree. What is it? Data science and analytics, or DSA. Data science is the study of data. It requires an understanding of mathematics (especially statistics) and may also require familiarity with information from machine learning, how to mine data or visualizing data. The interesting thing about DSA…

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Wenger on worst away losing run of Arsenal career

Wenger on worst away losing run of Arsenal career

For the first time since Arsene Wenger became the club’s manager 21 years ago, the Gunners have lost four consecutive away league matches Arsenal were already having a rough season away from the Emirates Stadium, but Arsene Wenger’s side hit rock bottom on Monday night against Crystal Palace. REPORT: Palace thrash abject Arsenal The Gunners were handed a 3-0 defeat at Selhurst Park, marking their fourth straight away loss in the Premier League to slip further behind in the race for a top-four finish The four-match away losing streak is the worst for…

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AP Police SI Exam 2017: Written test results, OMR sheets released, check them here

AP Police SI Exam 2017: Written test results, OMR sheets released, check them here

APSLPRB has released the final written test results of exam for filling vacancies for the posts of Sub Inspector (SI Civil), Reserve Sub Inspector of Police, Deputy Jailor and Assistant Matron (Prisons). (Shakti Yadav/HT file) Andhra Pradesh State Level Police Recruitment Board (APSLPRB) has declared the final written test results (marks) of exam for filling vacancies for the posts of Sub Inspector (SI Civil), Reserve Sub Inspector of Police, Deputy Jailor and Assistant Matron (Prisons). The examination was held on February 18 and 19, 2017 at Visakhapatnam, Kakinada, Guntur Districts…

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4 Reasons To Make A Career Pivot To Tech In 2017

4 Reasons To Make A Career Pivot To Tech In 2017

The number of millennials making the leap from their current field into a technology job is on the rise and for good reason. Job opportunity has and will be exceptional for tech job seekers, along with the ability to expand skills, be challenged, and earn a higher income. To get the lay of the land, I heard from General Assembly (GA) staff and alumni about their design, data, marketing and technology school. GA makes it possible for working professionals to make a pivot to break into the tech industry by…

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Former Google career coach shares a visual trick for figuring out what you want to do with your life

Former Google career coach shares a visual trick for figuring out what you want to do with your life

  If you want 2017 to be an exciting year, design it that way. That’s the advice of former Google career coach and job strategist Jenny Blake, who has helped more than 1,000 people with their work lives. She recommends creating a “mind map,” a visual diagram of your interests and goals. Drawing one doesn’t take that long and could help you figure out the next project, hobby or career change that will make the new year happier and more successful, Blake says. “My favorite way to brainstorm creatively whether…

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Pay Hikes in 2016 to be Slightly Lower at 10.3%: Study

Pay Hikes in 2016 to be Slightly Lower at 10.3%: Study

New Delhi: Employees in India can expect an average pay increase of 10.3 per cent across various job roles in 2016 with chemicals and high technology industries likely to lead the market in terms of salary hikes. According to a research by Hay Group division of Korn Ferry, the 10.3 per cent pay rise across sectors represents a slight dip against an actual average salary increase of 10.4 per cent across India Inc last year. “This year’s compensation study predicts the pay rise to be more or less the same…

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In Bengaluru, A Watchman Earns More Than A Data-Entry Executive: Report

In Bengaluru, A Watchman Earns More Than A Data-Entry Executive: Report

In Bengaluru a data-entry professional earns a salary of Rs 10,141 according to Babajobs.com (representative image). Data compiled by a jobs portal on wages in informal sector throws up some surprises.  In Bengaluru, which is often referred to as the IT capital of India, a watchman earns an average monthly salary of Rs 10,152  while a data-entry professional gets Rs 10,141, reveals data from Babajobs.com, a job portal. Babajobs.com is a Bengaluru-based job portal that caters to job seekers especially in the informal sector and entry-level professionals with a salary…

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