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Sports

SC East Bengal Coach Robbie Fowler Issued Show Cause Notice Again By AIFF | Football News

SC East Bengal's high-profile English coach Robbie Fowler, currently on a four-game suspension, could face further trouble as he was again show-caused by the AIFF on Monday on charges of using abusive language against rival players after his side's Indian Super League match last week. Fowler was suspended for four matches and fined Rs 5 lakh by the All India Football Federation on February 3 after being found guilty of making "insulting" remarks against Indian referees at the ongoing ISL, though the World Cupper had insisted there was nothing racist about his outburst. Fowler is suspended till his side's penultimate league match on February 23 again...
World

दुनिया की सबसे पुरानी बीयर फैक्ट्री: मिस्र में 5000 साल पुराने 8 स्ट्रक्चर मिले, मिट्टी की 40 टंकियों में एक साथ 22 हजार लीटर शराब बनती थी

Hindi NewsInternationalThere Was 22 Thousand Liters Produced In 40 Earthen Pots At One Time, 5000 Years Ago, The Narmer Dynasty Ruled.Ads से है परेशान? बिना Ads खबरों के लिए इनस्टॉल करें दैनिक भास्कर ऐपकायरो6 मिनट पहलेकॉपी लिंकखुदाई में आठ बड़े-बड़े बीयर बनाने के यूनिट्स मिले हैं। एक यूनिट की लंबाई करीब 65 फीट और चौड़ाई करीब 8 फीट है। एक यूनिट में बीयर बनाने के लिए मिट्‌टी के 40 बेसिन का इस्तेमाल किया जाता था।मिस्र के सबसे प्राचीनतम शहर अबाइडौस में दुनिया की सबसे पुरानी बीयर फैक्ट्री मिली है। अमेरिका और इजिप्ट के ऑर्कियोलॉजिस्ट ने दावा किया है कि यह फैक्ट्री 5000 साल पुरानी है। यहां मिट्‌टी के बेसिन (टंकियों) में एक बार में करीब 22 हजार लीटर बीयर बनाई जाती थी। तब नार्मर राजवंश यहां के शासक थे, जिन्होंने मिस्र को एकीकृत किया था।ऑर्कियोलॉजिस्ट्स को खुदाई में 8 बीयर बनाने की यूनिट्स मिली ह...
Sports

IND vs ENG: Barmy Army Draws Inspiration From Die-Hard Fan, Musters Half Dozen Fans For Second Test | Cricket News

Inspired by a diehard England fan's 10-month vigil to see his team play in Sri Lanka, a group of expats have travelled across India to become the only Barmy Army members singing in the second Test. Rob Lewis became a Barmy Army hero last month as the only England supporter present during the team's tour of Sri Lanka, after waiting 10 months in the country because of coronavirus restrictions. His journey has pushed a group of six expats -- four Brits working in three Indian cities, an American and an Australian -- to make the journey for the match at Chennai's M.A. Chidambaram Stadium, where fans have been allowed in by authorities in the cricket-mad ...
Sports

Real Madrid Right Back Dani Carvajal Injured Again | Football News

Dani Carvajal left the field after 25 minutes at the Estadio Alfredo Di Stefano on Sunday.© Instagram Spain right-back Dani Carvajal suffered a fourth injury of the season in the weekend's win over Valencia, his club Real Madrid said on Monday. Carvajal, 29, was making his return from another leg problem but the Spanish giants did not disclose the length of his unavailability with local reports claiming he wi...
Health and Lifestyle

Busting myths about diamonds – Times of India

A diamond may be a chunk of coal that did well under pressure but it's a thing of beauty, and one cannot describe its magnificence in words. Despite being a solid form of carbon that has become the star of the gem and jewellery industry, there are various myths that surround it and we thought we'll bust them for all the diamond lovers. Bad investment optionFirstly, diamonds may be the first choice of all jewellery lovers, but it is always assumed that they are not a good investment option. Vastupal Ranka, Director, Rare Jewels from the House of Ranka Jewellers wants people to stop assuming that diamonds are a bad investment option. "It is an assumption that unlike gold, diamonds are not a lucrative investment. The reality is different. For example, Diamond solitaires bought 5-7 years a...
World

Rare Deep Freeze Leaves More Than 2 Million Texas Customers Without Power

President Joe Biden declared an emergency on Monday (File)A rare deep freeze in Texas that raised demand for power forced the U.S. state's electric grid operator on Monday to impose rotating blackouts that left more than 2 million customers without electricity.The PowerOutage.us website - an ongoing project to track power outages - said 2,703,967 Texas customers were experiencing outages at 10:49 p.m. CST (1649 GMT).President Joe Biden declared an emergency on Monday, unlocking federal assistance to Texas, where temperatures on Monday ranged from 21 to minus 8 degrees Fahrenheit (minus 6 to minus 22 Celsius).Houston's George Bush Intercontinental Airport said in a statement that its airfield would remain closed until 1 p.m. CST (1900 GMT) while the city's Hobby Airport will cease operat...
Career and Education

West Bengal Police SI Personality Test/Interview admit card 2019 released; download here – Times of India

NEW DELHI: West Bengal Police Recruitment Board (WBPRB) has released the Admit Card for Personality Test/Interview for the post of SI of police in West Bengal Police-2019. The WBPRB had announced the result of Final Combined Competitive Written Examination for recruitment to the post of Sub -Inspector of Police (Armed Branch & Unarmed Branch) in West Bengal Police - 2019 on the website of West Bengal Police - www.wbpolice.gov.in - on February 6, 2021. The provisionally shortlisted candidates will have to appear for the Personality Test. Candidates can download their Admit Card for Personality Test/Interview by providing their Application Serial No and Date of Birth through the official website - wbprb.applythrunet.co.in.A candidate will be able to download their e-call letters for t...
Sports

South Africa Announce Cricket Tour Of Ireland, To Play Three ODIs, T20Is | Cricket News

South Africa will tour Ireland for three ODIs, three T20Is in July 2021.© AFP South Africa will play three one-day internationals and three Twenty20 internationals in Ireland in July, the first time the Proteas have played more than one game there. The matches will be played between July 11 and July 25, with the one-day internationals forming part of the International Cricket Council's World Cup Super League....
Sports

ISL: Sunil Chhetri, Cleiton Silva Star As Bengaluru FC Beat Mumbai City FC 4-2 | Football News

Mumbai City FC had 23 shots, the most they have had in the entire season but they just couldn't get the result they were looking for. Instead, it was a rejuvenated Bengaluru FC side that walked away with three points after an impressive 4-2 win in the Indian Super League at the GMC Stadium on Monday. The night saw the best of BFC skipper Sunil Chhetri, who scored a brace (57', 90') in his 200th game for the club. Cleiton Silva also bagged his double (1', 22') while Adam Le Fondre (50', 72') scored for Mumbai.It took just 25 seconds for BFC to take the lead with Silva scoring the fastest goal of the season and second-fastest in the history of the lea...
Corona

कागज, कपड़े की तुलना में कांच, प्लास्टिक पर अधिक समय तक जीवित रहता है कोरोना वायरस

भारतीय प्रोद्यौगिकी संस्थान (आईआईटी) मुम्बई के अनुसंधानकर्ताओं ने अपने अध्यययन के आधार पर कहा है कि कांच और प्लास्टिक वाली सतहों की तुलना में कागज और कपड़े पर कोरोना वायरस कम दिनों तक जीवित रह सकता है. एसएआरएस-सीओवी-2 वायरस से होने वाला कोविड-19 श्वसन बूंदों से फैलता है. वायरस वाली ये बूंदें किसी सतह पर गिरने के बाद संक्रमण के प्रसार के स्रोत का काम करती हैं.‘फिजिक्स ऑफ फ्लूड्स’ नामक पत्रिका में प्रकाशित इस अध्ययन में अनुसंधानकर्ताओं ने प्लास्टिक एवं कांच तथा कागज एवं कपड़ा जैसी सतहों पर इन बूंदों के सूखने का विश्लेषण किया. इसमें पाया गया कि ये बूंदे प्लास्टिक एवं कांच की तुलना में कागज एवं कपड़े पर अधिक जल्दी सूखती हैं.अध्ययन के अनुसार वायरस कांच पर चार दिनों तक और प्लास्टिक एवं स्टेनलेस स्टील पर सात दिनों तक जीवित रह सकता है. अनुसंधानकर्ताओं ने कहा कि हालांकि वायरस...