Monthly Archives: October 2020

Nearly 43 lakh govt school students in Andhra Pradesh to get free uniforms, bags, shoes, books | India News

Amaravati: In what could be a game-changer in the field of education in Andhra Pradesh, all the students of government school, aided, residential schools up to 10th standard will be given a school kit named as ‘Jagannana Vidya Kanuka’, a scheme which is being launched from Thursday (October 8, 2020). As per the scheme, every student will get a school ...

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Zaheer Khan turns 42: Virat Kohli, Yuvraj Singh and others send their wishes | Cricket News

Former star Indian bowler Zaheer Khan turned 42 on Wednesday (October 7) and wishes poured in for him from all corners. The left-arm fast bowler is widely considered as one of the greatest fast bowlers to have represented the country and was instrumental in several memorable victories for the country. Zaheer was the joint highest wicket-taker in the 2011 ICC ...

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Public places, roads can’t be occupied indefinitely: SC on Shaheen Bagh protest | India News

The Supreme Court on Wednesday (October 7) said that public places and roads cannot be occupied indefinitely and agitations should be permitted in designated areas only. The SC made the observation while hearing petitions on road blockade during anti-Citizenship Amendment Act protest at Delhi’s Shaheen Bagh. “There cannot be ban on public meetings but they have to be in designated ...

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IPL 2020: Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma races ahead of Suresh Raina, behind MS Dhoni for this unique record | Cricket News

Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma has set many records in the Indian Premier League (IPL) and he created one more record on Tuesday (October 6) during the IPL 2020 game between Mumbai Indians and Rajasthan Royals at the Sheikh Zayed stadium in Abu Dhabi. When Rohit came out to bat for Mumbai Indians, he was playing in 194th IPL match ...

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Dinesh Kumar Khara becomes SBI’s new Chairman | Companies News

New Delhi: The Centre on Tuesday appointed Dinesh Kumar Khara as the new Chairman of State Bank of India (SBI). Khara`s appointment comes into effect from October 7, for a period of three years. “The Central Government, hereby appoints Dinesh Kumar Khara (date of birth: 28.8.1961), Managing Director, State Bank of India as Chairman, State Bank of India for a ...

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BJP leader attacked, PSO martyred in Jammu and Kashmir’s Ganderbal; terrorist killed in retaliation | India News

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Ghulam Qadir was attacked on Tuesday by unidentified terrorists in Ganderbal district of Jammu and Kashmir. However timely retaliation of his personal security officials (PSO) saved his life. Unfortunately, police constable Mohd Altaf who was injured during the attack succumbed to injuries. Kashmir Zone Police tweeted, “Our critically injured colleague Ct Altaf (PSO) attained martyrdom. ...

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Indian Railways mulls private freight trains after private passenger trains | Economy News

New Delhi: After private passenger trains, Indian Railways is busy preparing a detailed policy to run private freight trains on the Dedicated Freight Corridor (DFC). The new policy is likely to include several special steps to woo private players, sources told Zee Media. Private freight trains will run on 2800 km of Western and Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor.  The preparations ...

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6 dead, 20 injured as tanker hits pick-up vehicle in MP’s Dhar | India News

Dhar: Six farm labourers were killed and 20 people were injured after their van was hit by a speeding tanker in Madhya Pradesh’s Dhar district on Tuesday (October 6, 2020). The injured were immediately rushed to the hospital. The incident took place at Indore-Ahmedabad highway near Chiklya Fata which comes under Tirla police station.  As per reports, the speedy tanker hit ...

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