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Dear lawmakers: Border-adjustable tax can’t shrink trade deficit while producing trillions in revenue

Lawmakers who back a border adjustable tax make two fundamental arguments: The new levy will raise massive amounts of revenue to help pay for business rate tax cuts and it will give a powerful jolt to US based manufacturers and jobs by boosting exports and trimming imports. But there is a huge problem with these…

Archaeology breakthrough: Mysterious Japanese ‘keyhole’ tombs ‘bigger than pyramids’

Daisenryo Kofun: Japan's keyhole shaped tombs explained Distinctly shaped known as “kofun” are found all across . Almost identical to the shape of a keyhole, the structures are ancient burial mounds built thousands of years ago. Kofun range from several metres to over 400m long, with the largest – the Daisen Kofun – having been…

Pink to the rescue

It was around 11 pm one night in July 2017 when Manasi Chaudhari completed her shopping for her 25th birthday, which was just three days away. But as she turned her car into the Jubilee Hills road on which her house stood, her car had feather-touch collusion with another. What ensued was unbelievable. “Two guys…

Shooting for the sky

When Esha Singh narrowly missed making it to the Tokyo Olympics in the pistol shooting category early this February, she was naturally disappointed. She had finished third. But as luck would have it, another window of opportunity has opened for her. With the Olympics being pushed to 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic, she is…