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Sports

Sanju Samson Lights Up Twitter With Scintillating Century Against Punjab Kings | Cricket News

Sanju Samson, captaining Rajasthan Royals for the first time, smashed a 54-ball century against Punjab Kings at the Wankhede Satdium in Mumbai on Monday. Samson hit 12 boundaries and five maximums en route to his third century in the Indian Premier League (IPL). It was his second 100-plus score in Rajasthan Royals jersey while the other hundred came when he was associated with Delhi Capitals, then Delhi Daredevils. Samson came in to bat when Rajasthan Royals lost the wicket of Ben Stokes for nought. Chasing a mammoth total of 222 in 20 overs, Samson light up the Wankhede stadium with his scintillating knock. However, Samson got out in the final over...
Career and Education

CA is a dynamic profession with inexpensive course fee – Times of India

Chartered Accountancy has over the years seen a rising inclination with more youngsters opting for this course. In 2017-18, the number of registrations in the foundation course was 9,788, which rose to 45,048 in 2018-19 and has gone up to 63,228 in 2019-20. In Intermediate, the registrations were recorded at 63,693 in 2017-18, 53,654 in 2018-19 and 87,949 in 2019-20. The applications for Final course have also seen a drastic rise from 14,056 in 2017-18 to 27,966 in 2018-19 and 67,090 in 2019-20. Highlighting the reasons for the significant rise in the number of applicants for the CA course, Nihar N Jambusaria, president, ICAI says, “The role of a chartered accountant is evolving day-by day to assume newer responsibilities in a dynamic global business environment. Today qualified CAs a...
Career and Education

Indian Air Force STAR 01/2021 exam postponed – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Indian Air Force (IAF) has postponed the STAR 01/2021 automated e-Pariksha due to the current covid 19 situation. Earlier, the exam was scheduled to be held from April 18 to 24, which has now been postponed. A fresh date for the STAR 01/2021 automated e-Pariksha will be issued on the IAF's website — careerindianairforce.cdac.in. The information available on the website reads “In view of fresh restrictions imposed by various State Governments due to the current COVID situation, STAR 01/2021 automated e-Pariksha scheduled from 18 Apr 21 to 24 Apr 21 has been postponed to a later date. Further, updates will be uploaded on CASB web portal https://airmenselection.cdac.in. Candidates are required to follow the web portal regularly.” Candidates are advised to visit the CASB web p...
World

US Police Officer Fired For Pepper-Spraying Black Soldier

The cop accused the soldier of not cooperating before blasting him with pepper-spray (Representational)Washington: A US police officer has been fired after footage emerged of a Black army officer being detained at gunpoint and pepper-sprayed in the face in Virginia, prompting the state's governor Sunday to promise a full investigation.Lieutenant Caron Nazario, who is Black and Latino, repeatedly asked what he had done wrong and said, "This is really messed up," as two police officers holding guns demanded he get out of his car.Wearing his military uniform, Nazario was driving a newly bought SUV in the small Virginia town of Windsor last December when the officers ordered him to pull over because he did not have permanent license plates, news reports said.The police accused him of not co...
Career and Education

CSBC Bihar police constable final result released, joining from April 26 – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Central Selection Board of Constable (CSBC) has released the results of finally selected candidates for the post of Constable in Bihar Police, Bihar Military Police, Special India Reserve Battalion and Bihar State Industrial Security Battalion. A total of 23533 candidates qualifying for physical efficiency, educational qualification, age and reservation etc. were found eligible for consideration for final selection. Allotment of district / unit is made to the selected and recommended candidates for the appointment. Candidates should personally contribute to the office of 'Senior Superintendent of Police / Superintendent of Police / Samadeshta and equivalent' concerned appointing authority in the district unit allotted from April 26, 2021 to May 25, 2021. On the occasion of...
World

“US Not Involved,” Says White House On Iran Nuclear Site Incident

US said it had nothing to do with Iran's Natanz uranium enrichment plant incident (Representational)Washington: The White House on Monday said the United States had nothing to do with what Iran says was a sabotage attack on its Natanz uranium enrichment plant."The US was not involved in any manner," Press Secretary Jen Psaki told reporters. "We have nothing to add on speculation about the causes or the impacts."(Except for the headline, this story has not been edited by NDTV staff and is published from a syndicated feed.) Source link
Career and Education

Rajasthan Classes 6, 7 students to be promoted without exams – Times of India

AJMER: Rajasthan education minister Govind Singh Dotasra on Monday, April 12, announced that the students of Classes 6 and 7 across the state will be promoted to the next class without any examinations. The decision has been taken in view of the ongoing situation due to COVID-19. “Taking a major decision in the interest of the students, the Education Department has decided to promote the students of Class 6 and 7,” Mr Dotasra tweeted. The students Class 6 and 7 will be promoted on April 14 on the basis of the assessment done under its Social Media Interface for Learning Engagement (SMILE) programme," announced Minister for School Education Govind Singh Dotasra. “Students registered in Class 6 and 7 in the session 2020-21 will be promoted for the next class on the date: 15.04.2021 as...
Sports

RR vs PBKS: Yuzvendra Chahal Trolls Punjab Kings’ New Jersey | Cricket News

Chris Gayle and KL Rahul have represented Royal Challengers Bangalore in the past.© BCCI/IPL Yuzvendra Chahal is known for his wittiness on social media and his cheekiness was once again on display as he decided to troll Punjab Kings for their new jersey. Just ahead of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 season, Punjab Kings, previously known as Kings XI Punjab, changed their name and introduced a new jersey...