Saturday, July 31, 2021

Politics

Mayawati claims medical quota decision taken for political gain

The former Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh and Bahujan Samaj Party Chief Supremo Mayawati has criticized the Central government for announcing a 27% quota for Other Backward Classes (OBC), 10% for Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) in all medical and dental courses.

Uttar Pradesh: Karni Sena workers stop interfaith marriage in Ballia, Hindu woman forced to leave court

The workers of Hindu right wing outfit Karni Sena was forcibly stopped an interfaith wedding at a local court in Ballia district by labelling it a case of forced conversion and love jihad, the police said.

BJP slams Left leaders for attending Chinese embassy event, Sitaram Yechury, D Raja hit back

The Left leaders have come under severe criticism from the ruling BJP after attending an online event organized by the Chinese embassy to mark the centenary of the Communist Party of China on Tuesday.

27% reservation for OBCs, 10% for EWS in all UG, PG, medical, dental courses

The Narendra Modi-led government has approved reservations for OBC and EWS (economically weaker section students in All India Quota for medical admissions. This decision will be applicable to the students of courses like MBBS, BDS, MD, MS, MDS and diploma medical courses from this academic year.

Tejashwi Yadav mocks Nitish Kumar, says despite double engine Bihar still most backward state

The Centre has said in the Parliament that according to the NITI Aayog's report, Bihar is the most backward state in the country, triggering a new political controversy in the state with the double engine government, where the NDA and Nitish Kumar's Janata Dal-United (JDU) is in power.

Delhi Assembly passes resolution against Rakesh Asthana’s appointment as Delhi Police Commissioner

The Delhi Legislative Assembly has passed a resolution asking the Ministry of Home Affairs to reverse the appointment of senior IPS officer Rakesh Asthana as the national capital's Police Commissioner saying that Asthana will be used to create a reign of terror against the party in Delhi.

Sports

Tokyo Olympics: PV Sindhu loses to Chinese Taipei’s world no 1

The other hope is Punjab's Kamalpreet Kaur who has entered the final of discus throw and became only the second Indian woman to feature in a discus final.

MS Dhoni stunning new look rules the Internet, hairstylist shares pictures

Former India cricket captain MS Dhoni has once again captured the attention of his fans, this time for his brand new look. The pictures of Dhoni have gone viral, where he can be seen posing with an uber-cool faux-hawk cut along with the razor-sharp beard styled by celebrity stylist Aalim Hakim.

Ace shuttler PV Sindhu marches into semi-final, hopes for India’s second consecutive medal in women’s singles soar

Reigning world champion PV Sindhu stormed into the semi-final of the women’s singles badminton at the ongoing Tokyo Olympics, defeating Japan's number four seed Akane Yamaguchi in the quarterfinals.

Tokyo Olympics 2021: Assam boxer Lovlina Borgohain enters semi-final, assure India of medal

Boxer Lovlina Borgohain assured India of their first boxing medal at the ongoing Tokyo Olympics after defeating former world champion Nien-Chin Chen of Chinese Taipei in women's Welter (64-69kg) quarterfinal bout to enter the semi-finals on Friday.

Sandeep Warrier likely to replace injured Navdeep Saini in T20I decider against Sri Lanka tonight

The third and final T20I between Sri Lanka and India will be played tonight at R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo. The hosts leveled the three-match series 1-1 by registering 4 wickets win in the rescheduled second T20I last night.

IND vs SL 2nd T20I: Dhananjay De Silva shines as Sri Lanka win nail-biting thriller against third string India

Sri Lanka beat India by four wickets in Colombo to level the three-match T20I series 1-1 on Wednesday. Dhananjaya de Silva was the star in Sri Lanka's win and was also the Player of the Match for his 40 not out off 34 balls

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Blogs

Radhika Garg, Rajdarbar Group Director: Changing real estate dynamics ensuring resurgence of captive markets

A significant shift in the buyers' sentiment is marking a new beginning for the real estate sector. Owing to the massive growth trajectory witnessed in the last decade, cities like Pune, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Delhi, among others are setting a new precedent for the emerging realty hotspots to follow suit.

Your Life, Your Health. It’s important to choose your water storage tanks wisely

Just like charity begins at home, a wellness routine in life should start inside a water storage tank. After all, water is not just life; it is the means to healthy and hygienic living.

The Chosen Ones by AwardsArc marked a great success, here are the glimpse

Awards are not only about a trophy or a medal. But it is about the recognising the title, which we get after receiving an award.

Entertainment

Meditate, spend time wisely: Manoj Bajpayee’s reply to comedian Sunil Pal

Actor Manoj Bajpayee gave a befitting reply to comedian Sunil Pal, who has called him immoral and ill-mannered. The actor gave a big laugh and responded that jobless people should meditate.

Despite Covid guard, multiplexes back to business in India, Hollywood movies to hit screens, Hindi cinema to wait

As the Maharashtra government has not taken a final decision on the reopening of the cinema halls, there will be an atmosphere of uncertainty regarding the release of Hindi films.

KGF: Chapter 2 makers unveil new poster introducing Sanjay Dutt as Adheera on his birthday

K.G.F: Chapter 2 is a period action film written and directed by Prashanth Neel, and produced by Vijay Kiragandur under the banner Hombale Films.

Thadam Hindi remake: Aditya Roy Kapur to reprise Arun Vijay’s role

Actor Aditya Roy Kapur is all set to reprise the role of south actor Arun Vijay in the Hindi remake of the 2019 Tamil hit action-thriller Thadam.

Alia Bhatt misses boyfriend Ranbir Kapoor, shares selfies wearing his cap

Bollywood actor Alia Bhatt took to Instagram on Wednesday to share that she is missing her boyfriend, actor Ranbir Kapoor lately. She shared a couple of selfies in which she is wearing a black cap with the inscription which read, High as your expectations.

Athiya Shetty, KL Rahul pose together in London, finally confirm they are together

The rumoured couple, Bollywood actor Athiya Shetty and cricketer KL Rahul, has not made any official announcement about their relationship. However, the two continue to drop hints with their PDA on social media.

Opinion

The Indian farmer constitutes 40 per cent of the country and an even higher percentage of its poor and as the available data points out, is under immense stress.

Lifestyle

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 7: Leg pain is a fairly common complaint. Leg pain can be due to a variety of causes that affect joints, muscles, tendons, ligaments, nerves, and blood vessels. Here are some commonly seen causes of leg pain:

Videos

Trending Top 10 News: Nokia 6310, Apple sales, Bachpan ka Pyar Video Kid, Dainik Bhaskar IT Raid

HMD Global Vice President Sanmeet Singh Kochhar told ET Telecom that despite the pandemic. Apple has released the results of April-June 2021 (3rd quarter) of the financial year 2021.Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel felicitated Sahdev Dirdo who has become an internet sensation

Trending Top 10 News: Canada bans Indian flights, Rain in Delhi NCR, AIMIM Twitter hacked, Raj Kundra case

YouTube has acquired social commerce startup Simsim, the Google-owned firm said on Tuesday. American carmaker Ford is working on its Ecosport 2022 facelift version, before the official launch. The Canadian government has suspended flights to and from India for 30 more days till August 21.

Trending Top 10 News: Shein India, Apple New Service, Pocket Oxygen, Oppo Launched New Phone

The new Bolero Neo is available in three variants (N4-base, N8-mid, N10- top) and seven colour options. Amazon India users spotted a new banner on the website which claimed that Shein will be launched during the Prime Day sale. Apple MagSafe Battery Pack has been launched for the iPhone 12 series.

Trending Top 10 News: Himachal Disaster Video, Amazon Apple Sale Live, Congress Leaders Funny Video

Dharamsala, the winter capital of Himachal Pradesh, has been hit by flash floods after heavy rains on the intervening night of July 11 and 12, 2021, according to media reports.