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SL vs BAN, 2nd Test Day 2: Taskin Ahmed Takes Three As Sri Lanka Reach 469 For 6 | Cricket News

Lahiru Thirimanne and Oshada Fernando helped Sri Lanka dominate on Day 2.© AFP Bangladesh paceman Taskin Ahmed took 3 wickets for 119 on Day Two of the second Test against Sri Lanka Friday as the hosts piled up 469 runs for 6 at Stumps. The 26-year-old had an impressive morning spell where his four overs cost just seven runs and produced two wickets. He removed ce...
Career and Education

Maharashtra: Summer vacations for state schools from May 1 – Times of India

PUNE: The education department has announced summer vacations for all state government schools from May 1 to June 13, this year. The next academic year will start from June 14 onwards. However, considering the temperature of Vidarbha in June, the schools there will start on June 28, 2021. The district education officer (Primary/Secondary) has the authority to reduce the long summer and Diwali vacation from schools, and instead give it on the occasion of festivals like Ganeshotsav or Christmas. As per the Secondary School Code, care should be taken that the total number of vacations in the academic year should not exceed 76 days. All educational institutes are currently closed due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Hence a decision regarding the commencement of schools in the academic year 202...
Sports

PBKS vs RCB Indian Premier League 2021: KL Rahul, Harpreet Brar Power Punjab Kings To 34-Run Victory vs Royal Challengers Bangalore | Cricket News

Skipper KL Rahul scored a combative 91 while Harpreet Brar accounted for three key batsmen as Punjab Kings (PBKS) thumped Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) by 34 runs in an IPL match, in Ahmedabad on Friday. Put into bat, PBKS were in a spot of bother at one stage but Rahul's perseverance, power-hitting of Chris Gayle (46) and energy of Brar (25) ensured they had a competitive 179 for five on board. Rahul and Gayle shared a 80-run stand but PBKS's middle order collapsed as Brar, batting at number seven, was the only other batsman to manage a double-digit score. Rahul and Brar then added 61 runs for the unbeaten eighth wicket to rescue the side after...
Sports

Zimbabwe vs Pakistan 1st Test, Day 2: Fawad Alam Century Puts Pakistan On Top vs Zimbabwe | Cricket News

Fawad Alam notched his fourth Test hundred as Pakistan built an imposing first innings lead over Zimbabwe on the second day of the first Test in Harare on Friday. Alam's unbeaten 108, along with Imran Butt's painstaking 91 earlier in the day, guided Pakistan to 374-6 at the close, giving them a lead of 198 over Zimbabwe's first innings total of 176. Hasan Ali was the other unbeaten batsman with 21 on a day that saw the Pakistan batsmen struggling in the morning -- they scored just 59 from 32 overs -- before accelerating in the next two sessions. Alam drove Zimbabwe seamer Donald Tiripano for two consecutive boundaries to race from 93 to his century,...
World

Russia Detains Kremlin Critic’s’s Lawyer On Criminal Charges

Ivan Pavlov is defending Alexei Navalny's network of regional offices.Moscow: Russian police on Friday detained prominent rights lawyer Ivan Pavlov -- who is representing jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny -- on criminal charges, his organisation said.Team 29 said on its website that Pavlov is facing charges of disclosing information about a preliminary investigation in the case of former journalist Ivan Safronov.The offence is punishable by up to three months in jail."The head of Team 29, Ivan Pavlov, has been detained after a search in Moscow," the organisation wrote.The Saint Petersburg-based group describes itself as an association of lawyers and journalists fighting for freedom of speech in Russia, where it is known for defending people accused of treason.The organisation is name...
World

At Least 30 Killed In Car Bomb Blast In Afghanistan

Interior ministry spokesman said that the deaths from Friday's blast could rise. (Representational)Kabul: A huge car bomb blast killed at least 30 people and injured dozens more in Afghanistan's eastern Logar province on Friday evening, with highschool students among the casualties, officials said.The car packed with explosives detonated in Logar's capital of Pul-e Alam near the house of the former head of the provincial council, Didar Lawang, the spokesman for Logar's governor, said.The house also operated as a guesthouse and the blast had struck just as guests were breaking their fast during the holy Islamic month of Ramadan, according to the head of Logar's provincial council, Hasibullah Stanekzai.He said among the casualties were highschool students who had been staying at the house...
Sports

PBKS vs RCB, Indian Premier League: Fans Hail Harpreet Brar After He Dismisses Virat Kohli, Glenn Maxwell, AB de Villiers | Cricket News

IPL 2021: Harpreet Brar dismissed AB de Villiers after having got Virat Kohli, Glenn Maxwell.© IPL/Twitter Harpreet Brar played his first match in IPL 2021 on Friday for Punjab Kings and he had a game to remember as he dismissed Royal Challengers Bangalore's big three - captain Virat Kohli, Glenn Maxwell and AB de Villiers - to effectively nip in the bud RCB's cha...
World

कट्टरपंथ-अल्पसंख्यकों पर जुल्म भारी पड़ा: यूरोपीय संसद में पाकिस्तान के खिलाफ प्रस्ताव पेश, बहुत जल्द छिनेगा स्पेशल स्टेटस

Hindi NewsInternationalEuropean Parliament Hits Out At Pakistan With Review Its GSP+ Status Over Blasphemy Law AbuseAds से है परेशान? बिना Ads खबरों के लिए इनस्टॉल करें दैनिक भास्कर ऐपब्रसेल्स/इस्लामाबाद11 मिनट पहलेकॉपी लिंकयूरोपीय संसद में बहस के दौरान एक सांसद ने कहा- पाकिस्तान में अल्पसंख्यक खात्मे की कगार पर हैं और इमरान होलोकास्ट की याद दिला रहे हैं। (फाइल)यूरोपीय यूनियन की संसद (EU Parliament) ने शुक्रवार को पाकिस्तान के खिलाफ एक अहम प्रस्ताव पास कर दिया। प्रस्ताव में कहा गया है- पाकिस्तान में कट्टरपंथी बेहद हावी हैं। वहां अल्पसंख्यकों के खिलाफ मनमाने ढंग से ईशनिंदा कानून का इस्तेमाल हो रहा है। लिहाजा, पाकिस्तान को दिया गया विशेष व्यापारिक दर्जा (GSP+ status) तुरंत प्रभाव से खत्म किया जाए।यह प्रस्ताव कितना मजबूत है, इसका अंदाजा इस बात से लगाया जा सकता है कि इसके पक्ष में 681 जबकि ...
Corona

दिल्ली में 24 घंटे में आए कोरोना के 27 हजार से अधिक नए केस, 375 मरीजों की मौत

<p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>नई दिल्ली:</strong> दिल्ली में कोरोना का कहर जारी है. स्वास्थ्य विभाग की तरफ से शुक्रवार की रात करीब साढ़े 10 बजे जारी किए गए आंकड़ों के मुताबिक, पिछले 24 घंटे में कोरोना संक्रमण के 27,047 नए मामले आए हैं 375 मरीजों की मौत हुई है. इतने ही समय में 25,288 मरीज संक्रमण से उबरे हैं.</p> <p style="text-align: justify;">राष्ट्रीय राजधानी में अब तक 1149333 लोग संक्रमित हुए हैं और 16147 मरीजों की मौत हुई है. दिल्ली में एक दिन में 20 अप्रैल को सबसे अधिक 28395 लोग संक्रमित हुए थे. गुरुवार को एक दिन में सबसे अधिक 395 मरीजों की मौत हुई थी.</p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>पिछले एक सप्ताह के मामले</strong></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">...
Corona

पटनाः पाटलिपुत्र स्पोर्ट्स कॉम्प्लेक्स में हर बेड पर होगा ऑक्सीजन, वीडियो कॉल से मरीज को देखें

पटनाः कंकड़बाग स्थित पाटलीपुत्र स्पोर्ट्स कॉम्प्लेक्स को कोविड डेडिकेटेड अस्पताल बनाया जा रहा है. यहां कोरोना के मरीजों को हर तरह की सुविधा उपलब्ध कराई जाएगी. ऑक्सीजन के साथ बाईपैप की भी व्यवस्था हो रही है. जानकारी देते हुए डॉ. रविकांत ने बताया कि यहां वैसे मरीज रखे जाएंगे जिनका ऑक्सीजन लेवल 85 तक होगा. उससे नीचे अगर किसी मरीज का है तो उसे कहीं और भेजा जाएगा.यहां बनाए जा रहे अस्पताल में सौ नॉर्मल बेड की व्यवस्था है. इन बेड्स पर ऑक्सीजन की लगातार सुविधा मिलेगी. इसके अलावा 10 बेड्स बाईपैप और सी पैप जैसे पेशेंट के लिए रखा गया है. अगर उन्हें वेंटिलेटर पर रखना पड़ा तो वैसे स्थिति के लिए यह रखा गया है. डॉक्टर रविकांत ने बताया कि पूरे देश भर में ऐसे 15 हॉस्पिटल बने हैं और चल रहे हैं. दिल्ली का उदाहरण देते हुए कहा कि दिल्ली के कॉमनवेल्थ स्टेडियम में भी 500 से 800 बेड्स हैं. व...