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Day: August 5, 2020

Career and Education

MAHA TET exam 2020 provisional result declared at mahatet.in – Times of India

PUNE: Maharashtra State Council of Examination has released the interim result on Wednesday, for the Teacher Eligibility Test conducted on January 19, 2020. The result for paper 1 (class I to V) and Paper 2 (Class VI to VIII) is available for the candidates to check using their login id and password at the official website https://mahatet.in from 5pm onwards. "If there are any grievances regarding reservation category not applied while declaring the result etc, candidates can fill up the grievance form online and upload required documents proving their claims before August 15. These claims will be reviewed and appropriate action will be taken," said Tukaram Supe, chairman of Maharashtra State Exam Council. The qualified candidates will receive their certificates from the respective educ...
Sports

England vs Pakistan: Babar Azam Stars As Pakistan Make Solid Start In England Opener | Cricket News

Pakistan's Babar Azam underlined his status as one of the world's leading batsmen with a fine unbeaten fifty against England on an interrupted opening day of the first Test at Old Trafford on Wednesday. When bad light forced an early close, Pakistan were 139-2, with Babar 69 not out and Shan Masood unbeaten on 46. But left-handed opener Masood was twice missed on 45 by England wicketkeeper Jos Buttler either side of a lengthy rain break, with off-spinner Dom Bess the unlucky bowler on both occasions. The prolific Babar has now reached a half-century in five successive Test innings, with...
World

Emergency Aid Lands In Lebanon As World Offers Support

France sent three military planes loaded with mobile clinic and tonnes of medical and sanitary supplies.Beirut: Emergency medical aid and pop-up field hospitals were dispatched to Lebanon Wednesday along with rescue experts and tracking dogs, as the world reached out to the victims of the explosion that devastated Beirut.The blast centred on the city's port caused massive destruction and killed at least 113 people, heaping misery on a country already in crisis.Gulf states were among the first to respond, with Qatar sending mobile hospitals to ease pressure on Lebanon's medical system, already strained by the coronavirus pandemic.A Qatari air force plane with a cargo of hundreds of collapsible beds, generators and burn sheets touched down in Beirut in the first of a convoy of flights to ...
Health and Lifestyle

Popular Foods of Ayodhya: 7 Traditional dishes Ayodhya is famous for

Due to the Ram Mandir Bhoomi Poojan, there has been a large influx of people in Ayodhya. Located at the bank of Saryu river, Ayodhya is a small town but a major religious centre in the Faizabad district of Uttar Pradesh. It is famous as the birthplace of Lord Rama, the seventh incarnation of Lord Vishnu. Each year, pilgrims from across the country reach Ayodhya to visit places of religious importance such as Ram Janmbhoomi, Ramkot, the Hanuman Garhi and many more. Since it is a prominent spiritual location, the food is vegetarian only, and there are no fancy dining options. However, enjoying regional flavours at the small restaurants and street food joints of Ayodhya is like feeding your soul. Here are 7 traditional dishes well-known in Ayodhya- Source link
Business

Reliance Industries ranked No. 2 brand globally after Apple – Times of India

(Representative image)NEW DELHI: Billionaire Mukesh Ambani's oil-to-telecom conglomerate Reliance Industries has been ranked second biggest brand after Apple on the FutureBrand Index 2020. "This year's highest entrant at number two, Reliance Industries excels on every attribute," FutureBrand said, releasing its 2020 Index. One of the most profitable companies in India, Reliance is, "very well respected" and "seen as behaving ethically" as well as being associated with "growth", "innovative products" and "great customer service", it said. "In particular, people have a strong emotional connection with the organisation." FutureBrand, which is a global brand transformation company, said part of Reliance's success could be attributed to Mukesh Ambani's recasting of the firm as a one-stop-sho...
India

Haryana Women Below Poverty Line To Soon Get Free Sanitary Napkins For A Year

Free sanitary napkins scheme for Haryana women below poverty line launched. (Representational)Chandigarh: The Haryana government on Wednesday launched a scheme to give a packet of free sanitary napkins to about 22.50 lakh women and girls below the poverty line every month for a year.A scheme was also started to provide fortified flavoured skimmed milk powder under the ''Mukhya Mantri Doodh Uphar Yojana'' for children aged 1-6 years in anganwadi centres, and pregnant and lactating mothers under the Integrated Child Development Scheme (ICDS), an official statement said.It would reach about 9.03 lakh children and 2.95 lakh pregnant and lactating mothers visiting 25,962 anganwadi centres in the state.Under the ''Mahila Evam Kishori Samman Yojana'', adolescent girls and women between 10 to 4...
World

Two Dozen Bali Sea Turtles Set Free After Poacher Arrests

Hopefully these 25 turtles will survive so that they can lay their eggs again: ConservationistBali: Around two dozen green turtles were released back to the wild in Bali on Wednesday after the endangered creatures were rescued from poachers on the Indonesian holiday island.Marine officials carefully guided the giant reptiles as they thrashed their flippers in the sand to propel themselves toward the water.The turtles were among 36 seized after a raid last month that saw the arrest of several suspected traffickers -- who could face five years behind bars if convicted under Indonesia's wildlife protection laws."Hopefully these 25 turtles will survive so that they can lay their eggs again," said Bali conservation agency chief Agus Budi Santosa, adding that 11 others rescued at the time wou...
Career and Education

JNU gets Rs 455 cr for new buildings, research centres – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Jawaharlal Nehru University on Tuesday announced that it has secured financial assistance from the Higher Education Funding Agency (HEFA) of Rs 455.02 crore for the construction of new academic buildings, hostels, research centres and installation of integrated and unified Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system. "The funds allotted by HEFA shall be utilised for the construction of hostels for students and researchers of School of Engineering and Atal Bihari Vajpayee School of Management and Entrepreneurship, trans-disciplinary academic research, advanced animal research facility, advanced instrumentation research facility, incubation centres for start-up companies, a special centre for e-learning, lecture hall complex and setting up of integrated and unified ERP syste...
World

75th anniversary of the atomic bomb attacks on Hiroshima and Nagasaki by US | 75 साल पहले अमेरिका ने जापान के दो शहरों पर परमाणु बम गिराया था, देखते ही देखते शहर मिट्टी में मिल गया

टोक्यो14 मिनट पहलेकॉपी लिंकपहली बार युद्ध के समय जापान के हिरोशिमा और नागासाकी पर परमाणु बम का इस्तेमाल किया गया है। -फाइल फोटो6 अगस्त को अमेरिका ने हिरोशिमा पर और 9 अगस्त 1945 को नागासाकी पर परमाणु हमला किया थाहिरोशिमा पर गिराए जाने वाले बम का नाम लिटिल बॉय, जबकि नागासाकी पर गिराए जाने वाले बम का नाम फैट मैन था6 अगस्त, 1945 को अमेरिका ने जापान के शहर हिरोशिमा पर परमाणु बम गिराए। इसके तीन दिन के बाद 9 अगस्त को नागासाकी पर एक और बम गिराए। इसमें लाखों लोग मारे गए, जबकि लाखों प्रभावित हुए। वहीं, हमले के बाद कई लोग रेडियोएक्टिव ‘काली बारिश’ की चपेट में भी आए।पिछले हफ्ते हिरोशिमा के जिला कोर्ट ने ‘काली बारिश’ की चपेट में आए लोगों की पहचान की। साथ ही उन्हें सभी चिकित्सा सुविधाएं देने की बात कही थी। हमले से प्रभावित लोगों को फ्री मेडिकल ट्रीटमेंट दिया जाता है, जिन्हें जापान में ‘हिबाकुशा’ के न...
Career and Education

Punjab to conduct survey of government school achievements – Times of India

CHANDIGARH: On the directions of Punjab education minister Vijay Inder Singla, the department has decided to conduct a survey of the achievements of all government and government-aided schools in order to assess the quality of education. Disclosing this here on Tuesday, a spokesperson of the school education department said this survey would test the quality of education in the government and government-aided schools of the state during the current academic session 2020-21. "The survey will begin with a quiz in August and there will be another quiz about a fortnight later. The children will have their first mock test in September. The second mock test will be held in October and the third test in November," the spokesperson said. "There will be no separate syllabus for this survey and...