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Private schools in Rajasthan suspend online classes after tussle with govt
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Private schools in Rajasthan suspend online classes after tussle with govt

Written by Deep Mukherjee | Jaipur | November 10, 2020 5:20:11 am On October 28, the government said that as long as schools are closed, students will be charged capacity building fees, which would be 60 per cent of tuition fees.FOR THE past five days, private schools across Rajasthan have suspended online classes, with school unions claiming that over 50,000 institutions have gone on strike. Their demands include no cuts in tuition fees, payment of reimbursement for admissions under the Right to Education (RTE), and withdrawal of instructions issued on fee collection when schools reopen. “Over 50,000 private schools across Rajasthan are on strike since...
Huge haul of arms, ammunition seized near LoC in Poonch | India News – Times of India
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Huge haul of arms, ammunition seized near LoC in Poonch | India News – Times of India

JAMMU: Security forces seized a huge cache of arms and ammunition, including automatic grenade launchers, grenades and AK-56 rifles along the Line of Control (LoC) in Kirni area of J&K’s Poonch district on Monday. “Based on intelligence inputs, a joint search operation was launched by J&K Police’s special operations group and the Army in Kirni area on Sunday night. During the intensive search in the treacherous terrain along the LoC, security forces recovered a bag full of arms and ammunition concealed under boulders,” Poonch SSP Ramesh Angral said, adding that four AK-56 rifles, four AK magazines, 141 AK rounds, two automatic grenade launchers, two hand grenades, two diaries, one camel bag, AK accessories and a rucksack were seized. “Initial investigation revealed that this con...
Tests confirm worst fear: Positivity rate high at Delhi’s crowded markets
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Tests confirm worst fear: Positivity rate high at Delhi’s crowded markets

Written by Sourav Roy Barman | New Delhi | November 10, 2020 4:54:59 am Sadar Bazar witnesses heavy footfall ahead of Diwali. (Express photo by Prem Nath Pandey)Authorities in the national capital, battling an intense Covid-19 outbreak, have found high prevalence of the infection among shopkeepers in markets such as those in West Delhi, which have recorded heavy footfall ahead of Diwali. According to official statistics, on Sunday, around 225 shopkeepers across Tilak Nagar, Raghubir Nagar and Jail Road markets were tested, out of which 41 people — more than 18% — have tested positive so far. The samples were tested through RT-PCR method, a district surv...
Delhi: Over 400 Covid-19 deaths in a week, pollution adds to the worry
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Delhi: Over 400 Covid-19 deaths in a week, pollution adds to the worry

Written by Astha Saxena | New Delhi | Updated: November 10, 2020 4:52:44 am There are 39,795 active cases in the city, out of which 25,321 are under home isolation and 8,180 admitted to hospitals. (Express file photo by Amit Mehra)More than 400 Covid deaths have been reported in the past one week in the national capital, including 150 over the weekend. The overall fatality rate based on the last 10 days has been recorded at 0.90%. The high mortalities are being recorded at a time when the city has been reporting all-time high Covid cases almost daily. On Monday, the city saw 5,023 new cases and 71 deaths, taking the total number of infections to 4,43,5...
Delhi: Air quality panel pushes for work from home culture
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Delhi: Air quality panel pushes for work from home culture

By: Express News Service | New Delhi | November 10, 2020 4:43:35 am On Sunday, the Air Quality Index in Delhi was 426. (Express file photo by Prem Nath Pandey)“Encourage work from home” is one of the 10 “major immediate measures” suggested by the newly set up Commission for Air Quality Management (CAQM) in NCR and Adjoining areas. The members of the Commission — which held its first meeting Monday — reviewed the air quality scenario and actions taken by various agencies on this front. Delhi’s air quality remained severe for the fifth day in a row, with the AQI at 477 — highest of the season so far. On Sunday, this was 426. “Low dispersion condition co...
Trailblazers beat Supernovas by 16 runs to win Women’s T20 Challenge title | Cricket News – Times of India
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Trailblazers beat Supernovas by 16 runs to win Women’s T20 Challenge title | Cricket News – Times of India

JAIPUR: In a match where spinners called the shots, captain Smriti Mandhana’s knock proved to be the difference between the two teams as Trailblazers toppled Supernovas by 16 runs to lift their maiden Women’s T20 Challenge trophy in Sharjah on Monday. Chasing 119, Supernovas’ batters were choked for runs and under the pressure to keep the scoreboard ticking, they lost wickets. CHAMPIONS!!#Trailblazers #JioWomensT20Challenge https://t.co/mR4yGwSsHQ— IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) 1604943723000Propelled by the big occasion with the trophy in sight, Mandhana (68 off 49 balls) led from the front as she helped the Trailblazers set up a stage from where they could post a challenging target for the Supernovas. But her good work was put in shade by perky left-arm spinner Radha Yadav who claimed a f...
Northeast Delhi riots: Plea questions MHA, Delhi govt sanction to prosecute accused
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Northeast Delhi riots: Plea questions MHA, Delhi govt sanction to prosecute accused

By: Express News Service | New Delhi | November 10, 2020 4:37:47 am The chargesheet in the conspiracy case has been filed against 15 accused. (File photo)THE DELHI High Court Monday sought a status report from Delhi Police in a plea challenging the trial court order of taking cognizance of the chargesheet filed in the main conspiracy case pertaining to Northeast Delhi riots, and sanction orders passed by the MHA and Delhi government for prosecution of accused under UAPA in the case. It asked police to file a reply in four weeks. The case has been listed for hearing on January 12. The chargesheet in the conspiracy case has been filed against 15 accused, including f...
Saharsa Bihar Election 2020 Results LIVE: Vote Counting Begins at 8 am, Stay Tuned for Updates
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Saharsa Bihar Election 2020 Results LIVE: Vote Counting Begins at 8 am, Stay Tuned for Updates

Bihar Election results for all 243 constituencies will be declared today (10 November, 2020). Saharsa, constituency number 75 of Bihar, was won by Arun Kumar in 2015 Bihar Assembly Elections. Rashtriya Janata Dal candidate, Arun Kumar won the polls by a difference of 39206 votes, defeating Alok Ranjan of the BJP. Stay tuned with ABP News for all the latest news and live updates from vote counting of Saharsa Bihar Assembly Election 2020 Results.Saharsa Constituency, Bihar Election 2020 ResultsSaharsa Assembly, Bihar Election 2020 Results LIVE Updates: Count of votes will begin from 8 am on November, 10, 2020. Refresh this page to get all latest updates from Saharsa Bihar Constituency. In 2015, Bihar Vidhan Sabha Elections, 193947 out of 336081 eligible voters exercise...
Irrfan Khan’s son Babil shares a throwback picture of the actor with his wife Sutapa Sikdar; adds a heartfelt caption – Times of India
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Irrfan Khan’s son Babil shares a throwback picture of the actor with his wife Sutapa Sikdar; adds a heartfelt caption – Times of India

Irrfan Khan's son Babil has been sharing pictures of the late actor on his verified Instagram account. Now, he took to the photo-sharing platform to post a throwback picture of Irrfan with his wife Sutapa Sikdar. Babil added a heartfelt caption with the image which read, "It’s true, time does indeed slow down in the spaces between your breaths. And once you’ve dreamed of more, how could you settle for less. Perhaps, it was over because you knew. Or perhaps, because I grew. But the sky isn’t so blue, when the sun is setting over you." Check out the post here: Earlier, Babil, the elder son of late actor Irrfan Khan, shared never before seen picture of his father. In the photo, Irrfan can be seen performing on the stage. Some time back, he even shared a picture of Irrfan's grave, freshl...
New game-changing SUV coming to Oz
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New game-changing SUV coming to Oz

Lexus has confirmed it will bring its first electric car to Australia next year.Lexus has built its reputation and loyal following on its environmentally friendly fleet, selling its first hybrid vehicle more than 15 years ago.Since then, in Australia the brand has sold close to 30,000 hybrids and more than 1.9 million worldwide, and the UX 300e electric SUV is the next step in the brand’s electrified future.media_cameraLexus has confirmed it will bring its first electric SUV to Australia by late next year.Lexus is expected to launch the UX 300e in Australia late next year about the same time as the Melbourne Cup carnival.The arrival of the brand’s first electric car is part of the company’s ongoing plan to electrify its range.Lexus plans to have an electrified version of every model by ...
NGT bans sale and use of crackers across Delhi-NCR
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NGT bans sale and use of crackers across Delhi-NCR

By: Express News Service | New Delhi | Updated: November 10, 2020 4:26:37 am At Lodhi Garden on Monday. (Express photo by Anil Sharma)THE NATIONAL Green Tribunal Monday ordered a total ban against the sale or use of all kinds of firecrackers in the National Capital Region from midnight of November 9-10 to the midnight of November 30-December 1, stating that there will be serious adverse effects on the health of people on account of Covid-19 as pollution aggravates the situation. It said the ban will be absolute in NCR and that a case has also been made out for restricting sale and use of firecrackers in areas with moderate and poor air quality. It said the direct...
BMC bans bursting of firecrackers till Nov 30, makes exception for Diwali
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BMC bans bursting of firecrackers till Nov 30, makes exception for Diwali

By: Express News Service | Mumbai | November 10, 2020 4:02:12 am “We have made an exception for November 14 when in the evening, especially children under the guidance of parents, can burst firecrackers that are mild in nature...,” stated the guidelines.Citing health risk to Covid-19 patients, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Monday banned bursting of firecrackers in Mumbai till November 30 with immediate effect, making an exception for Diwali on November 14, when less polluting or mild firecrackers like fuljhadi and anar can be burst inside housing societies or outside houses in the evening. Bursting of firecrackers anywhere else, like in hotels, c...
Bombay HC rejects Arnab plea for interim bail, police to question him daily
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Bombay HC rejects Arnab plea for interim bail, police to question him daily

Written by Omkar Gokhale , Sadaf Modak | Mumbai | November 10, 2020 4:00:25 am Republic TV editor-in-chief Arnab GoswamiThe Bombay High Court Monday rejected pleas of Republic TV editor-in-chief Arnab Goswami and two others for interim bail in an alleged abetment to suicide case registered against them in 2018, and said they could move bail applications before a sessions court for a decision within four days. Goswami, Feroze Shaikh and Nitish Sarda approached the sessions court in Alibag, and their bail applications stated that they were ready to cooperate with police. The court asked the defence lawyers to provide copies of the bail applicatio...
Narkatiaganj Bihar Election 2020 Results LIVE: Vote Counting Begins at 8 am, Stay Tuned for Updates
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Narkatiaganj Bihar Election 2020 Results LIVE: Vote Counting Begins at 8 am, Stay Tuned for Updates

Bihar Election results for all 243 constituencies will be declared today (10 November, 2020). Narkatiaganj, constituency number 3 of Bihar, was won by Vinay Varma in 2015 Bihar Assembly Elections. Indian National Congress candidate, Vinay Varma won the polls by a difference of 16061 votes, defeating Renu Devi of the BJP. Stay tuned with ABP News for all the latest news and live updates from vote counting of Narkatiaganj Bihar Assembly Election 2020 Results.Narkatiaganj Constituency, Bihar Election 2020 ResultsNarkatiaganj Assembly, Bihar Election 2020 Results LIVE Updates: Count of votes will begin from 8 am on November, 10, 2020. Refresh this page to get all latest updates from Narkatiaganj Bihar Constituency. In 2015, Bihar Vidhan Sabha Elections, 153571 out of 243...
Samsung’s ‘The 8K Festival’ is back, get discounts up to Rs 63,000 – Times of India
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Samsung’s ‘The 8K Festival’ is back, get discounts up to Rs 63,000 – Times of India

Samsung has brought back 'The 8K Festival'. During the offer period, which runs through November 14, Samsung’s super premium QLED 8K TVs will be available at special prices with discounts of up to Rs 630,000. During the period, consumers will get Samsung’s flagship foldable smartphone Galaxy Fold with 85-inch (216 cm), 82-inch (207 cm) and 75-inch (189 cm) models of Samsung QLED 8K TVs. On buying the 65-inch QLED 8K TV models, consumers will get a Galaxy A31 smartphone. Samsung claims to have witnessed an 8X increase in sales of QLED 8K TVs in the first part of 'The 8K Festival' from October 24 to 31, compared to the first 23 days of October. The latest edition of 'The 8K Festival' will provide special offers on QLED 8K TVs that will be available at all leading consumer electronics reta...
Teenager Fati out for four months, say Barcelona | Football News – Times of India
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Teenager Fati out for four months, say Barcelona | Football News – Times of India

MADRID: Barcelona expect Ansu Fati to be out for four months after the club confirmed the 18-year-old underwent surgery on his knee injury on Monday. Fati had the operation after tearing the internal meniscus of his left knee during Barca's 5-2 win over Real Betis on Saturday. He will miss the majority of the rest of the season but could return for the run-in and will hope to be fit again in time to play for Spain in next summer's European Championship. Barca's chances in La Liga and the Champions League have been dealt a blow by Fati's injury, given the forward had emerged as one of Ronald Koeman's most exciting players. Fati has already scored five goals and provided two assists in his 10 appearances this term. "Ansu Fati has been operated on successfully by Dr. Ramon Cugat for the in...
Arnab Goswami bail plea rejected, will face daily questioning
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Arnab Goswami bail plea rejected, will face daily questioning

Written by Sadaf Modak , Omkar Gokhale | Mumbai | Updated: November 10, 2020 3:35:57 am The Bombay HC Monday rejected pleas of Republic TV editor-in-chief Arnab Goswami and two others for interim bail in an alleged abetment to suicide case registered against them in 2018. (File photo)The Bombay High Court Monday rejected pleas of Republic TV editor-in-chief Arnab Goswami and two others for interim bail in an alleged abetment to suicide case registered against them in 2018, and said they could move bail applications before a sessions court for a decision within four days. Goswami, Feroze Shaikh and Nitish Sarda approached the sessions court in ...
Lockdown weight loss: “I lost 31 kilos with the ketogenic diet” – Times of India
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Lockdown weight loss: “I lost 31 kilos with the ketogenic diet” – Times of India

Many people swear by the weight loss benefits of the ketogenic diet. 37-year-old Abhishek Lakhwani's transformation story is one such example. Shifting from a diet loaded with 'junk food to following a strictly homemade food diet, the lockdown made an immense difference to Abhishek's health and lifestyle. Read below to know how he lost over 31 kilos in 7 months time. Name: Abhishekh Lakhwani Occupation: Commercial manager Age: 38 years Height: 6 feet City: Dubai Highest weight recorded: 118 kilos Weight lost: 31 kilos Duration it took me to lose weight: 7 months The turning point: I was always careless about my health. My friends and family always asked me to "lose weight" but I didn't really bother to correct it, before it started to impact my daily life. I felt uncomfortable sleeping...