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Day: February 19, 2021

Career and Education

Tejashwi claims Nitish unaware of Bihar question paper leak – Times of India

PATNA: Rashtriya Janatad Dald leader Tejashwi Yadav on Friday said the class 10 exam paper of the Bihar School Examination Board was leaked and Chief Minister and Education Minister of Bihar do not have any knowledge about it. After the conclusion of day one of the budget session in the Bihar assembly, Yadav said it is a reflection on the NDA government in Bihar. "It is simply unimaginable that the Social Sciences question paper of class 10 leaked at several places and the Chief Minister and the education minister do not know about it. What kind of government is Nitish Kumar running in Bihar? If they were aware of it, why are they hiding it?" asked Yadav. "When I informed the assembly about the paper leak, neither Chief Minister Nitish Kumar nor or Education Minister Vijay Kumar Chaud...
Sports

Red Star Belgrade Denounce Racist Chants At Zlatan Ibrahimovic | Football News

Serbia's champions Red Star Belgrade on Friday strongly condemned racist slogans chanted at Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic, during their Europa League last 32 first leg with AC Milan. "Red Star most strongly condemns insults addressed to Ibrahimovic during Thursday's match," the club said in a statement and apologised to the player, whose father is a Bosnian. N1 regional television broadcast scenes of Ibrahimovic, who did not play but was sitting at the stadium, as the voice of a man chanting to him "stinky Balija" several times can be heard. The latter is a pejorative name for Bosnian Muslims used by Serbian nationalists. Red Star pledged to co...
Career and Education

Registrations open for Sweden-India mobility hackathon – Times of India

PUNE: The Embassy of Sweden, the Consulate General of Sweden in Mumbai and the Swedish Institute has invited participation from candidates for the 42-hour digital Sweden-India Mobility Hackathon: Changing the way we move to be conducted from February 26 to 28. The mission of the hackathon is to design, test and execute ideas for the future – with a particular focus on mobility. Candidates can register free on https://hack.sweden.se/mobility-hack/. The registration will be open till February 25. The hackathon is open for students, entrepreneurs, innovators, and creative professionals. A statement issued by the embassy stated that Sweden and India have joined forces to tackle important issues regarding safe and sustainable transportation. Which is why this hackathon is a designer sprint-...
Sports

ISL: ATK Mohun Bagan Crush Rivals SC East Bengal, Maintain Winning Run | Football News

ATK Mohun Bagan turned up as the better team on the night walking away with a convincing 3-1 victory over SC East Bengal, in the Indian Super League at the Fatorda Stadium on Friday. With this win, the Mariners finish the season of the 100th year of the legendary Kolkata derby with a double over their rivals. ATKMB have five wins in a row now and lead Mumbai City FC by five points, at the top with the latter having a game in hand. Roy Krishna (15') opened the scoring for the Mariners, before SCEB pulled one back through an own goal from Tiri (41'). Krishna later set up goals for David Williams (72') and Javier Hernandez (89') to help the Mariners se...
Sports

IND vs ENG: Umesh Yadav To Undergo Fitness Test In Two Days, Says Report | Cricket News

IND vs ENG: Umesh Yadav's fitness test will be conducted in two days time.© Twitter Senior India fast bowler Umesh Yadav's fitness test, which will be conducted in two days time, will determine if he can join Jasprit Bumrah and Ishant Sharma in a three-prong India pace attack for the upcoming day-night Test against England. The Test, which will be played with the pink ball, will start in Ahmedabad on February...
Career and Education

Deshpande appointed VC of Ajeenkya DY Patil University – Times of India

PUNE: Eminent academician and educationist Prof Hrridaysh Deshpande has been appointed as the vice-chancellor of Ajeenkya DY Patil University. A statement issued by the university said that, with more than 27 years of experience in the field of education, Deshpande comes with the global expertise in innovation, design thinking, setting up of institutions, strategic planning, strategic alliances, and education management. Deshpande is a visionary leader who has served in various strategic positions that required proficiency in organizational innovation, delivering pedagogical redesign, enhanced faculty and academic excellence and created a global student experience. Under his leadership Ajeenkya DY Patil University seeks to deliver academic excellence, diversity, and a global environmen...
Career and Education

मैट्रिक के सोशल साइंस पहली पाली का एग्जाम रद्द: जमुई में SBI ब्रांच के सफाईकर्मी ने फोटो खींच अपने रिलेटिव को भेजा, 3 गिरफ्तार; अब 8 मार्च को होगा यह पेपर

Hindi NewsLocalBiharForm Leaked From Jamui's SBI Branch, Contract Worker Is Suspicious, Many Bank Employees Are Under QuestionAds से है परेशान? बिना Ads खबरों के लिए इनस्टॉल करें दैनिक भास्कर ऐपपटना20 मिनट पहलेकॉपी लिंकजमुई में ही बैंक से व्हाटसएप पर लीक कराया गया पेपरजमुई में भारतीय स्टेट बैंक की झाझा शाखा से शुक्रवार को मैट्रिक प्रथम पाली की परीक्षा का पेपर लीक हुआ है। पुलिस की जांच में मामले का खुलासा होते ही मुकदमा दर्ज कर प्रथम पाली की परीक्षा को रद कर दिया गया है। इस मामले में पुलिस की प्रारंभिक जांच में पता चला है कि बैंक से ही पेपर का फोटो खींच व्हाटसएप के माध्यम से लीक कराया गया है। बिहार विद्यालय परीक्षा समिति के अध्यक्ष आनंद किशोर के निर्देश पर पुलिस ने मुकदमा दर्ज कर लिया है। इस मामले में बैंक पर तैनात संविदा कर्मी विकास कुमार व दो अन्य कर्मचारियों को अरेस्ट किया गया है। पुल...
Corona

महाराष्ट्र में फिर से बेकाबू हो रहा कोरोना, 3 महीने बाद कोविड-19 के आए 6,000 नए मामले

महाराष्ट्र में तीन महीने बाद पहली बार शुक्रवार को कोविड-19 के 6,000 नए मामले आए जिससे महामारी की स्थिति बिगड़ने का संकेत मिलता है. राज्य स्वास्थ्य विभाग के एक अधिकारी ने बताया कि राज्य में संक्रमण के 6112 नए मामलों में अधिकतर अकोला, पुणे और मुंबई खंड से आए हैं. इससे पहले राज्य में 30 अक्टूबर को एक दिन में 6,000 से ज्यादा मामले आए थे और उसके बाद मामलों की संख्या घटने लगी थी.संक्रमण के नए मामलों के साथ संक्रमितों की संख्या 20,87,632 हो गई जबकि 44 और लोगों की मौत होने से मृतक संख्या 51,713 हो गई. इन 44 मौतों में 19 लोगों की मौत पिछले 48 घंटे में हुई, 10 की मौत पिछले सप्ताह हुई जबकि 15 की मौत उससे पहले हुई थी. मुंबई शहर और आसपास के इलाकों से संक्रमण के सबसे ज्यादा मामले आ रहे थे. लेकिन, 12 फरवरी के बाद से अकोला, अमरावती में संक्रमण के मामलों में तेज वृद्धि हुई है.अकोला ख...
Sports

IND vs ENG: England Fast Bowlers “Dying” To Use Pink Ball In India, Says Mark Wood | Cricket News

England fast bowlers are "dying to get" their hands on the pink ball ahead of the day-night third Test against India, fast bowler Mark Wood said on Friday. With the four-match series level at 1-1, the teams will play their first floodlit Test against each other in next week's inaugural match at Ahmedabad's new 1,10,000-capacity Sardar Patel Motera Stadium. Floodlit fixtures are renowned for assisting quick bowlers, with India's pacemen taking all 20 Bangladesh wickets to fall in their only previous day-night home Test, against Bangladesh in Kolkata 14 months ago.And Wood said England's seamers had been excited by their early experience with the pink...