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Internal messages reveal Boeing worker wouldn’t let his family on 737 MAX

Internal messages reveal Boeing worker wouldn’t let his family on 737 MAX

Business
The Boeing 737 MAX was mocked by an employee as being "designed by clowns" more than a year before the first of two fatal air crashes, it has emerged.The disparaging comment was contained in hundreds of internal messages released by Boeing, which also revealed attempts by staff to dodge regulatory scrutiny of the development of the aircraft. In another exchange, an employee told a colleague he would not let his family fly on a 737 Max. Image: The Ethiopian Airlines crash in March 2019 came just five months after the Lion Air disaster in October 2018 The aircraft has been grounded since last March after an Ethiopian Airlines plane came down outside Addis Ababa, just five months after a similar Lion Air crash in Indonesia.The two disast...
Neuroscientists build model to identify internal brain states

Neuroscientists build model to identify internal brain states

Science
Nov. 25 (UPI) -- How humans respond to stimuli depends on not only external factors, but internal variables like mood and memory, as well. These internal brain states are invisible to the outside observer, but neuroscientists have developed a new model to predict internal brain states based on observations of outward behavior. For now, the model only works to predict the internal states of fruit flies, but it could eventually be used to better understand the relationship between human brain states and behavior. During a previous study, scientists were able to predict a portion of a male fruit fly's singing behavior by observing the insect's behavior. With the help of the new model, scientists can more accurately predict the fruit fly's seduction methods. "By estimating the fly's interna...
RBI to strengthen banks' internal ombudsman: Can you hope for faster grievance redressal?

RBI to strengthen banks' internal ombudsman: Can you hope for faster grievance redressal?

Finance
Going forward, bank customers can hope to get quicker arbitration from the Internal Ombudsman (IO) set up by the bank as the RBI plans to strengthen these ombudsmen and also make them more independent. In the Statement on Developmental and Regulatory Policies issued on August 1, 2018, RBI stated that it has been decided to enhance the independence of the IO while simultaneously strengthening the monitoring system over functioning of the IO mechanism. The revised instructions in this regard will be issued by the end of September 2018. Customer complaints in the banking system are increasing. Even though the banks have their own grievance redressal system in place including an Internal Ombudsman (IO), the customers often feel that their complaints remain largely unresolved and then have to ...
SEBI asks HDFC Bank to strengthen internal systems

SEBI asks HDFC Bank to strengthen internal systems

Finance
MUMBAI: The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) has directed HDFC Bank to conduct an internal probe into the leakage of financial results before their disclosure to stock exchanges. The capital markets regulator has asked the country’s largest bank by market value to take action against those responsible for the leak and strengthen its internal processes. Sebi is investigating the leak of the bank's earnings, which were doing the rounds on WhatsApp groups, operated by market traders, before the results were announced. The regulator, in an order on Friday, asked HDFC Bank to investigate the role of persons with access to this information in the leaks. The probe will involve those preparing board notes and presentations. Also, people consolidating figures and dissemination of
Corrie actor leaves soap after internal inquiry

Corrie actor leaves soap after internal inquiry

Entertainment
Coronation Street actor Bruno Langley is no longer a member of the cast following allegations of inappropriate behaviour towards a woman in a Manchester nightclub.A spokesperson for ITV confirmed Langley, who has played Todd Grimshaw on and off since 2001, was no longer contracted to the long-running soap.The 34-year-old, who played the show's first openly gay character, has reportedly denied any wrongdoing.Langley said in a statement: "Sadly, I will no longer be working on Coronation Street. Acting on the show has been the fulfilment of a personal dream."Playing the role of Todd Grimshaw since I was 17 years old has been a huge part of my life, and an absolute honour."I would like to thank all of my friends who work on the show for their love, friendship and support during this extremely ...