Previewing the Rapid replacement, the concept also foreshadows a VW Golf GTI competitor. [UPDATE, October 2] Live images from the 2018 Paris Motor Show have been added at the beginning of the gallery, below. Coinciding with the unveiling of the Kodiaq RS, the new Skoda Vision RS concept is a sharp five-door hatchback serving a taste of things to come in the compact car segment. Essentially, this is an early look at the Rapid successor, with the future model set to evolve into a proper, more refined compact hatch to compete with the Volkswagen Golf and the Ford Focus. With this concept previewing a potential RS version, it has been designed to give us an idea of what to expect in terms of a GTI and ST rival.Looking a million times more exciting than the Rapid / Rapid Spaceback on sale today, the Vision RS embraces a much more stylish design language that hopefully will rub off onto the production models. The vehicle is 4356 millimeters long, 1431 mm tall, 1810 mm … [Read more...] about Skoda Vision RS Hybrid Hot Hatch Powers Into Paris
'You can't take jobs to people, you have to take people to jobs.'Rediff.com According to the India Skill Report 2019 prepared by Wheebox, PeopleStrong and CII in partnership with AICTE and the United Nations Development Program, employability increases from 37% to 47.38% in 5 years and 64% of employers have a positive outlook on hiring and expected to be 15% higher than last year. Young people should "focus on soft skills as in today's world, soft skills like communication, grooming, curiosity and working in a team are much more valuable than hard skills," Manish Sabharwal, chairman and co-founder of India's leading staffing company, Teamlease Service Ltd, tells Rediff.com's Shobha Warrier. Recent reports suggest there is a huge rise in recruitment in the IITs this year. Also, IT companies like TCS are planning to recruit fresh engineering graduates in the thousands which had stopped in recent years. Does this mean the job market in India is finally looking up? I think so. Not only in … [Read more...] about Find out where the JOBS are in India!
May the odds be ever in your favourWe admit it. We're not ready to say goodbye. After four years, The Hunger Games series is drawing to a close as Katniss gets set to lock horns with the Capitol for the final time in The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2. And if we've learnt anything so far, it's that it's going to be emotional.To prepare you for your last visit to Panem, here are the 20 best moments of the film franchise to date. Some of them are big action beats, others are smaller character developments, but all have been expertly delivered to create one of the most successful film franchises EVER. All hail The Hunger Games!20. Finnick reveals why President Snow wears white rosesMovie: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 (2014)Why we love it: Or, the one where Finnick (Sam Claflin) explained that all victors are prostitutes, which would have been a very different series. It's a rare moment for Claflin to shine and he takes full advantage, a bit like Finnick did with his method of … [Read more...] about 20 best moments of The Hunger Games series
By Ndidi Uwechue CORRUPTION can be defined as any unethical means of acquiring undeserved gain or advantage. It includes stealing, fraud, and cheating. Although corruption is found in every country, some countries are infamous for it because of the levels and extent of its practice exhibited therein. Nigeria is one such country and is commonly ranked high on any corruption hierarchy. The terrible state of underdevelopment in Nigeria yet with an unaccountable debt profile with officials, mostly civil servants and politicians, getting richer through unexplained wealth are strong evidence of wrongdoing, crime and corruption. The more obvious costs of corruption include the depletion of national wealth, lack of public infrastructure, high levels of crime and insecurity, unnecessary deaths from preventable or treatable medical conditions, impunity, injustice, mediocrity, brain drain, hopelessness, and aimlessness, etc. I now mention some other less obvious or hitherto … [Read more...] about Some hidden costs of corruption in Nigeria
Behold the clash of two sides in polar opposite form as the resurgent Los Angeles Rams meet the panicking Dallas Cowboys on the road. Sean McVay's Rams enter Week 15 looking for a third successive win after beating the Seattle Seahawks 28-12 to move within one game of the sixth seed Minnesota Vikings.The Cowboys will meanwhile be out to snap a three-game losing streak to not only suppress disgruntled support but also fend off the Philadelphia Eagles at the top of the NFC East for another week. We have examined some of the key matchups to look out for in what could potentially be a season-defining game for both sides...Quaterback/running back tandemsWhile Rams quarterback Goff and running back Gurley have seemingly rediscovered the balanced workload that led them to the Super Bowl, their opposites Dak Prescott and Ezekiel Elliott have faced the main bulk of criticism towards the Cowboys' uninspiring and disjointed offense of late.Having gone three games without a passing touchdown, Goff … [Read more...] about Los Angeles Rams vs. Dallas Cowboys: The key matchups