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Navjot Sidhu lodged in Barrack No.10 of Patiala jail, didn’t have dinner on first night | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu, who was lodged at the Patiala central jail on Friday, did not have dinner on the first night inside the prison, sources told PTI on Saturday. Sources said that during his first night in jail, Sidhu did not eat dinner since he had already taken his meal. They said that Sidhu was lodged in barrack No. 10 with four other prisoners. His prisoner number is 1,37,683. Sidhu had surrendered before the Patiala court on Friday, a day after the Supreme Court sentenced him to one-year rigorous imprisonment in a 34-year-old road rage case. As Sidhu has to undergo rigorous imprisonment, he will also have to work in the prison. Shiromani Akali Dal leader Bikram Singh Majithia, who had contested against Sidhu from Amritsar East earlier this year, is also l...
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Formal education in Plumbing is essential for Engineering, Architecture students – Times of India

The All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has recently signed a pact with Indian Plumbing Association (IPA) to introduce a four-credit course in Plumbing across engineering and architecture institutes. Currently, Plumbing is covered as part of courses like Diploma in Civil Engineering or BE (Civil) but it does not have any standalone curriculum. As per the pact, students pursuing Engineering, Architecture, or Interior Designing, or graduates with a major degree in Civil, Environmental, and Mechanical Engineering, Architecture, or Interior Designing, will be able to take the course in Plumbing (Water and Sanitation). Congratulations!You have successfully cast your voteLogin to view result Anil Sahasrabudhe, chairman, AICTE, says, “Plumbing is a hardcore skill-based course, ...
Gaming

Haryana: Three workers killed in Faridabad factory fire

Three people were killed after a fire broke out at a battery-cell producing factory in Faridabad Saturday, the police said. According to fire department officials, they received information about the blaze around 11am, following which several fire tenders were rushed to the spot. Faridabad police spokesperson Sube Singh said, “Several police personnel and fire department officials reached the spot and cordoned off the area for search and rescue operations. The factory was completely gutted in the fire. After the fire was brought under control, police teams went inside the building and recovered three bodies. The bodies have been sent to civil hospital for post-mortem. As per the preliminary probe, the fire is suspected to have been caused by a short circuit.” Buy Now | Our best subscrip...
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J&K Tunnel Collapse: 9 Bodies Recovered So Far, Search For One More Underway | Key Updates

New Delhi: So far, nine bodies have been retrieved from the rubble of an under-construction tunnel that collapsed in Ramban, Jammu & Kashmir, on Thursday. At least ten workers were trapped as a portion of a tunnel on the Jammu-Srinagar national highway collapsed in, prompting large-scale rescue efforts by police, the Army, and state and national disaster response teams.   Ramban, J&K rescue op | So far nine bodies have been recovered from the spot, maybe one is left. Out of these 9 deceased, five were from West Bengal, one from Assam, two from Nepal, and two were local. FIR has been registered for negligence: Mohita Sharma, Ramban SSP. pic.twitter.com/DeDRLhUroP — ANI (@ANI) May 21, 2022 Here are all the latest updates regarding Ramban Tunnel rescu...
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Covid booster needed for broad protection against Omicron variants, studies show

A Covid-19 booster dose will provide strong and broad antibody protection against Omicron sublineage variants of the SARS-CoV-2 virus, two new studies using serum from human blood samples suggest. Researchers from the Ohio State University in the US tested neutralizing antibody levels against the BA.2 and BA.3 Omicron variants and Deltacron, a recombinant variant created by the exchange of genetic material between Delta and Omicron. Buy Now | Our best subscription plan now has a special price The studies, published in the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM), and Cell Host & Microbe journal, showed that a third mRNA vaccine dose was required to generate a high enough concentration of antibodies to neutralise BA.2 and Deltacron, as well as other Omicron variants, including the ori...
Business

Paytm forms joint venture general insurance firm; to investment Rs 950 crore in 10 years – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Digital financial services firm One97 Communications, which operates under Paytm brand, on Saturday said it has formed a joint venture general insurance company in which it has committed to invest Rs 950 crore over a period of 10 years. The proposal to set up joint venture firm Paytm General Insurance Limited (PGIL) was approved by the board on May 20, the company said in a regulatory filing. Initially, One97 Communications (OCL) will hold a 49 per cent stake in PGIL while the rest 51 per cent stake is to be owned by OCL's managing director Vijay Shekhar Sharma-led VSS Holding Private Limited (VHPL). Post the investment, Paytm will hold 74 per cent stake in PGIL, reducing VHPL's stake in the company to 26 per cent. The decision of Paytm board came after its group firm's trans...
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Bhagya Lakshmi: Rishi lost in Lakshmi’s thoughts, cancels engagement with Malishka

In the serial Bhagya Lakshmi, as Rishi and Malishka are all set to get engaged, Rishi is not having that happy feeling from within. Rishi is lost in Lakshmi's thoughts and thinks about the old memories with her. Then he cancelled his engagement with Malishka. Lakshmi's life takes an unexpected turn when her family gets her married to a rich businessman, Rishi Oberoi. However, she is feeling betrayed when she learns the truth about her marriage. Watch the video and stay connected for more updates.  Source link
Politics

DU Professor Ratan Lal, Arrested Over Gyanvapi Mosque Post, Granted Bail

New Delhi: Delhi University associate professor Ratan Lal, arrested last night over a social media post referring to claims about a ‘Shivling’ found inside Varanasi’s Gyanvapi mosque complex, was on Saturday granted bail on furnishing a bond of Rs 50,000 and surety on the like amount, ANI reported. This came after the associate professor, who works with the Hindu College, was produced before the Tis Hazari court in the national capital. The associate professor was arrested by the officers of north Delhi’s Cyber Police Station under Sections 153A (promoting enmity between different groups on grounds of religion, race, place of birth, residence, language, etc. and doing acts prejudicial to maintenance of harmony) and 295A (deliberate act to outrage religious feelings of a...
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android: Microsoft starts testing Android 12.1 Subsystem for Windows 11 – Times of India

Microsoft has started testing new features and improvements for Windows 11 in Insider Preview. The update brings several new features, changes and improvements to the operating system. However, the most noticeable update is the new Windows Subsystem for Android on Windows 11. The company has updated the Windows Subsystem for Android with Android 12.1 aka Android 12L. For those who don’t know, the Android 12L is a version of Android 12 designed for bigger screen devices like tablets, etc. Starting today, users in Windows 11 Insider Preview Dev Channel ring running version 2204.40000.15.0 can now run the Android app on Android 12.1. This means that Windows 11 will run the Android app on the latest version of the Android operating system. In addition to this, the update also brings improve...
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Pandya Store: Suman Maa’s life in danger | ABP News

In the serial Pandya Store, Suman's maa is not unwell after Dev announced that he is leaving home. Dev will decide to take Rishita away for a vacation. Suman will hear of this and will try to stop Dev and Rishita, during which Suman will meet with an accident. She will be hospitalized with her getting seizures. Gautam and Dhara Pandya, a middle-class married couple, manage the Pandya Store. Apart from their business, Dhara also looks after Gautam's three younger siblings. Watch the video and stay connected for more updates.  Source link
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Some users claim iPhone bug is deactivating FaceTime and iMessage – Times of India

Some Apple iPhone users are reportedly experiencing an issue with FaceTime and iMessage. The issue is said to be a result of an eSIM bug. The eSIM bug is reportedly disabling FaceTime and iMessage, preventing users from using these services. Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman claimed that he is facing the issue when connected to T-Mobile eSIM account on his iPhone, according to the Phonearena. As per recent reports, Gurman isn’t alone, several users have also reported similar issues on other carriers. Meanwhile, Gurman has posted the issue on his official Twitter handle that reads, “There is a very nasty iPhone and @TMobile bug where iMessage and FaceTime for a device's phone number will randomly deactivate and there is no way to reactivate it”. “The only solution that worked for me is getting a n...
Politics

Perarivalan: From flaying ruling to silence on Stalin bid to respecting Gandhis, Congress walks a tightrope

When the Congress party officially criticised the Supreme Court’s decision to release A G Perarivalan — one of the convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case who has already served over 30 years in prison — earlier this week, it raised many eyebrows as the members of the Gandhi family had made statements in the past suggesting that they have forgiven Rajiv’s killers. And when the party’s ally DMK welcomed his release and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M K Stalin met Perarivalan and hugged him, many in the Congress were reminded of 1997 when the party withdrew support to the then United Front government led by I K Gujral over his refusal to drop the DMK ministers from his Cabinet after the Jain Commission, which investigated the conspiracy angle in the Rajiv assassination case, indicted ...
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Kundali Bhagya: Preeta reaches Dubai to meet Rishabh | SBS

In the serial Kundali Bhagya, Preeta reached Dubai to meet Rishabh in police station. When Rishabh saw her, he got emotional. What will happen next? Preeta's serene life turns chaotic when Karan marries her under unconventional circumstances. However, as a dutiful wife, she vows to nurture and protect her new family from those out to destroy them.Watch the video and stay connected for more updates.  Source link
Sports

MI vs DC, IPL Live Score 2022: Delhi Capitals meet Mumbai Indians in virtual quarter-final

While MI have endured their worst season this time, Delhi Capitals have been guilty of inconsistency with seven wins and six defeats in their 13 games. In fact, it was their victory over RCB in the previous game that ensured back-to-back full points for them. There have been days when Capitals have been extra-ordinary, with a David Warner (427 runs) or Mitchell Marsh (251 runs) or Rovman Powell (207 runs) upping the ante in batting. Spinners Kuldeep Yadav (20 wickets, 8.45), Axar Patel (6 wickets, 7.37) and Lalit Yadav (4 wickets, 8.33) have also done a decent job with the ball in a number of games.!(function(f, b, e, v, n, t, s) { window.TimesApps = window.TimesApps || {}; const { TimesApps } = window; TimesApps.loadFBEvents = funct...
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PM Modi, Shah condole 33 deaths in Bihar thunderstorm | India News – Times of India

PATNA: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union home minister Amit Shah have expressed grief over the death of 33 people in Bihar in a thunderstorm that lashed the state earlier this week. According to a statement issued by the office of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, altogether 33 people were killed in incidents related to the thunderstorm that began on Thursday afternoon and continued raging for a few hours. An ex-gratia of Rs 4 lakh has been announced to the next of the kin of each deceased. In his condolatory tweet, the prime minister expressed "deep distress" over the loss of lives, prayed for the "bereaved families" and expressed satisfaction over "relief and rescue work by the local administration, under the state government's supervision". Shah came out with a tweet expressing simil...
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Offensive comments on shivling: Court grants bail to Delhi University professor Ratan Lal | Delhi News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: A Delhi court has granted bail to a Delhi University professor who was arrested over a social media post on Gyanvapi mosque. The professor can walk out on bail after furnishing bond of Rs 50,000 and surety on like amount. Delhi Police arrested Ratan Lal, a teacher of history at Hindu College, in connection with a social media post earlier on Friday. Police received a complaint on Tuesday night alleging that the associate professor had made a deliberate and malicious post on FB to outrage religious feelings. The complainant claimed that the teacher had written offensive comments on a shivling, which claimed to have been found during the Gyanvapi Masjid survey in Varanasi. A case was lodged at the cyber police station of the north district under Section 153A (promoting enmity b...
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‘Habitual Offender’: BJP Slams Rahul Gandhi For Damaging India With His Hatred Against PM Modi

New Delhi: The BJP accused Rahul Gandhi on Saturday of harming India with his "hatred" for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, claiming that his frequent negative statements about the nation from foreign land amounted to "betraying" it, news agency PTI reported. BJP spokesperson Gaurav Bhatia slammed Gandhi for statements at a meeting in London in which Gandhi accused the governing party of spreading "kerosene all across the country, you need one spark and we would be in big trouble." लंदन में राहुल गांधी कहते हैं कि भाजपा ने देश में मिट्टी का तेल छिड़का है।राहुल गांधी जी, मिट्टी का तेल तो कांग्रेस पार्टी छिड़कती है।1984 का जो नरसंहार हुआ, कांग्रेस पार्टी के नेताओं ने कत्लेआम करवाया, उस मिट्टी के तेल को डालने वाले कांग्रेस के ही नेता थे।- श्री @gauravbh pic.twitter.com/...
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Australia’s government can’t win majority at election: TV stations – Times of India

SYDNEY: Australia's ruling conservative government will not win enough seats to form a government, two television stations said on Saturday. Early vote counts showed Prime Minister Scott Morrison's conservative coalition and the Labor opposition losing ground to smaller parties and climate-focussed independents, raising the prospect of a hung parliament. "At the moment, I can't see the coalition getting to a majority on these numbers," the Australian Broadcasting Corp's election analyst Antony Green said in a live broadcast. "At the moment, the coalition can't get a path to 76," he added, naming the minimum number of seats a party must win to hold a majority in the parliament of 151 seats. A chyron shown by News Corp-owned cable TV channel Sky News said: "Sky projects coalition can't wi...