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Amid pandemic, Hindu college alumni to provide grants to needy meritorious students
"The association has decided to help such students, whose family annual income is below Rs 5 lakh, with a one-time study grant to cover their annual college fees up to Rs 20,000," said the President of the Old Students Association (OSA) of Hindu College.
When Maradona played at Kolkata
A lot many in the 'City of Joy' will recall how a little bulky version of Maradona huffed and puffed during a charity football game here three years ago.
UK PM Johnson offers days off from lockdown to form 'Christmas bubble'
In a video message on Tuesday evening from Downing Street, Boris Johnson said a family can get together with two other households to form such a bubble in order to spend the festive period together.
Frequent, rapid testing can curb COVID-19 transmission within weeks: Study
The research, published in the journal Science Advances, noted that such a strategy could lead to "personalised stay-at-home orders" without shutting down restaurants, bars, retail stores and schools.
Can't be ignored if you're talented: 'Ludo' actor Rohit Saraf
The 23-year-old actor, who has featured in acclaimed films like Priyanka Chopra starrer "The Sky Is Pink" and Rani Mukerji-fronted "Hichki", said he has realised over the years that "resilience, patience and consistent hard work" are key to surviving in the industry.
Australia vs India 2020: Smith and Warner's presence a challenge but then victories don't come easy, says Pujara
The upcoming India-Australia Tests are scheduled to start on December 17.
Delhi: Government school students to get lessons on responsible use of social media
The month-long series of online sessions, which will be conducted for 1,040 schools, is scheduled to begin from November 23. The lessons are being conducted against the backdrop of increased usage of gadgets and exposure to social media during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Yes Bank founder Rana Kapoor's daughter Roshni gets bail in fraud case
Roshni Kapoor was summoned by the court last month in connection with the Yes Bank fraud case linked to DHFL. She is one of the eight accused named in the charge sheet filed in the case by the CBI.
Who are Joe Biden's distant relatives living in India?
When Biden, then US Vice President, was in Mumbai in 2013, he had said at an event there that some of his distant relatives reside in India's financial capital.
Arnab Goswami shifted to Taloja jail for alleged phone use in custody
"Please tell the people of the country, my life is under threat. My life is in danger, please tell the courts to help me. Tell the court that I have been beaten in jail," a Republic TV video showed Arnab Goswami as claiming while being taken in a police van.