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As many as 152 Government-run primary schools which have students less than 40 will be abolished after the Government issued guidelines regarding closure of schools for not having adequate strengths. According to reports while 81 schools have strength less than 40, 71 schools have less than 20. They have been identified ...
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A 21-year-old woman was allegedly raped and beaten up by three men in a sugarcane field in Shamli district while in another incident in Barabanki, a girl was kidnapped and gang-raped, police said on Monday. Reports from Shamli said that a woman was raped when she had gone to throw cow...
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nA day ahead of meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday, Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Monday said his government had sought Rs 30,000 crore to fight Covid-19 and the Goods and Services Tax (GST) due to Chhattisgarh has not been cleared by the Centre. He has interacting with the media...
Aries - March 21 - April 20
This week is all about right action at any given moment. You may feel you are the master of your destiny. You have a shining personality and are likely embark on a new path. By being in tune with the environment and with others, you never go wrong with the judgment. Professionally, there is a good chance of realising your potentials and opportunities. There is a need to be attentive and alert. For some of you, a feeling of stagnation, dissatisfaction is taking a toll on you. Your career is on the stake. There is a need to socialise, and to reconnect with the people. Connections and conversations sometimes prove rewarding. On the personal front, a new love interest is possible. The existing relations will bloom too.
Lucky number 12
Lucky colour Peach
Lucky day Tuesday
Taurus - April 20 - May 21
This week your passion for creative pursuits will consume your time and energy. You spend your time fruitfully. You are inspired and productive in your pursuits. There is satisfaction and a positive environment surrounds you, helping you to enjoy the bliss of good health. On the career front, there is a wake-up call for you to change yourself for the better, to get the realisation, to get over the period of confusion or misunderstanding. Do not stress over things. Stop thinking too much and start letting things simply be. Wait for the good times. On the personal front, you have to be presentable, witty, enthusiastic and ready to win the heart of your loved one. There could be challenges, accusations and your spouse may be demanding.
Lucky number 14
Lucky colour Green
Lucky day Thursday
Gemini - May 21 - June 21
This will be a very hectic week for you. Do not get physically violent, otherwise, you could hurt yourself. You are highly perceptive and intuitive too. You need to control your emotions and ambitions. Avoid aggression and any kind of arguments with the people around you. On the professional front, there may be serious problems at your workplace. This doesn’t have to be the end of the world or the end of your job, but ignoring these problems will not make them go away. You have reached a point where you can now see what is best for you. Take some quiet time to decide your next move. On the personal front, this is a very good week for you. Warmth and affection of the near and dear ones will increase.
Lucky number 20
Lucky colour Mauve
Lucky day Monday
Cancer - June 21 - Jul 23
This week you will experience new energy, stamina with good health. You are a very positive and grounded person. Put your energy in creative pursuits. You never know what your creations during this time might come to. You will enjoy yourself and this task will deepen and enrich your life. On the career front, some old acquaintances may prove beneficial for your professional life. If you are looking for a job, old connections, associations will bring a smile on your face. Recommendation and favour will work well for you, giving you an upper hand. Open your eyes, be alert, and remember lost opportunities are never regained. On the personal front, relationships may be troubling, and you will feel frustrated. The unhealthy mind of your near and dear ones may hurt your feelings.
Lucky number 6
Lucky colour Purple
Lucky day Friday
Leo - Jul 23 - Aug 23
This week health looks promising. This is a great time to try a new health care approach, especially preventative care. Exercise, eat well, and make sure that you get enough sleep. Don’t hesitate to try a new healer or seek a second opinion, should the need arises. On the career front, additional duties and responsibilities may cause work pressure to increase. If you are in such a situation, don’t hesitate to ask for help or delegate workloads. This way your efficiency will increase and the outcome will be decent. On the personal front, you will enjoy unconditional love and affection this week. There is purity in relationships. Those looking for love, soul mate in their life, this is the time to embrace the opportunity with open arms.
Lucky number 15
Lucky colour Sky Blue
Lucky day Thursday
Virgo - Aug 23 - Sep 23
You are healthy, smart and reflect a good personality this week. You prefer to stay active and are constantly attempting to make things happen. You know how to utilise your skills to create the world you want. Your skill of being able to talk your way through and adaptability to any situation is at its best. On the work front, you may feel stagnated. If you feel there is no chance of growth in the present organisation that you are working with, then consider switching your job. The time is right. You are a creative and logical person. You would be an asset to any company. Just realise your potential. On the relationship front, you will enjoy an entertaining and rewarding week. You will spend happy and quality time with your loved ones.
Lucky number 19
Lucky colour White
Lucky day Tuesday
Libra - Sep 23 - Oct 23
This week you need to get a thorough check-up of your health. Stress may be overpowering you and be causing health problems. Be sure that you are paying adequate attention to diet, exercise, and sleep. Keep a positive attitude. You may need some time alone. You will find depth and wisdom in solitude. On the career front, you have excellent energy to accomplish work. Financially you will feel secure. The money will come from more than one source. You may consider investing in property at this point. A new project could be assigned to you, making you busier and financially richer. The week is not very good in terms of a relationship. Troubles may arise in existing relationships. You tend to find faults in your partner. Trust and faith are missing. Work on this aspect.
Lucky number 11
Lucky colour Beige
Lucky day Sunday
Scorpio - Oct 23 - Nov 22
This week your determination and strong will power would help you overcome health challenges, and put you in the right direction for a disciplined life. Alcohol, junk and spicy food should be avoided. Routine exercises, morning walk and planned diet would work wonders for you. Stick to it. Timely medical care will cure you of your existing ailments. Professionally, you will establish your strength. This is a rewarding week in terms of your profession and job. People will listen to you and respect your views. Those who are in a job may have the reason to feel pride after the accomplishment of an important project. On the personal front, you feel blessed, looked after and share cherishable moments with the loved ones.
Lucky number 13
Lucky colour Brown
Lucky day Saturday
Sagittarius - Nov 22 - Dec 22
This week you will feel healthy, free and may experience a change of perspective. Negativity replaces optimism. New possibilities can be foreseen. This is also a time to utilise your creative energies. On the work front, you will find great success. Promotion or hike in status is very likely which will make you confident, secure and well-established. You are self-disciplined, energetic and would exert dynamic control over life. You are a motivator and an inspiration to your colleagues. This is the time when your intelligence, wisdom and experience will pay you rich dividends. On the personal front, your dynamic personality exudes charm. Love is in the air. Appreciate your spouse. Sweet words will rejuvenate your relationship.
Lucky number 18
Lucky colour Silver
Lucky day Wednesday
Capricorn - Dec 22 - Jan 20
This week some water-borne diseases may trouble you. You are a sensitive person, therefore, keep yourself safe from any kind of infection. Alcohol, unsafe water, injuries should be avoided. If you feel physically low, take timely action. It is not advisable to ignore your health. On the work front, a recent period of confusion could be the reason for your current conflict. You feel indecisive, under-confident as a person. You need to come out of illusion and false intuitions. There may have been misdoings, but they will eventually be revealed. There are internal conflicts that need to be resolved soon. On the personal front, you will feel optimistic, upbeat, and hopeful about your relationships. Committed relationships may rise to new and better heights soon.
Lucky number 8
Lucky colour Magenta
Lucky day Friday
Aquarius - Jan 20 - Feb 18
This week you are sentimental, emotional and may get worried over small issues. Physically you remain healthy, but mental tension, anxiety could cause concern. You may even turn moody, temperamental, and unsocial. You wish to be left alone. Spiritualism, meditation and other yogic practices could help you gain your balance. On the work front, you have to put your best foot forward. Whether it is your energy, time or money investment, you have worked with full dedication and now waiting for the dividends. A good message which could enhance your career is foreseen. On the personal front, relationships are smooth and easy-going. People around you feel relaxed. Romance, love and a new excitement are in the air.
Lucky number 2
Lucky colour Pink
Lucky day Sunday
Pisces - Feb 18 - March 20
This week your generosity, kindness, concern, and care for others would be appreciated. Health remains good for you, and you may devote good time in looking after your ailing parents, relative or a friend. You are likely to follow meditation, Yoga and Pranayam and other practices. You feel relaxed, calm, and in tune with your body, mind, and soul. On the career front, expect fairly a good period. New venues for money earning could be opened for you. A new job opportunity with better prospects will excite you, and those who are unemployed will be getting an opening for themselves, too. Old connections and association will be helpful. On the personal front, prestige, glory, and status in the society shall enhance. Relatives will appreciate your endeavours.
Lucky number 7
Lucky colour Grey
Lucky day Saturday
Mumbai on Tuesday reported 939 Fresh COVID-19 cases, taking the count of infections to 2,77,446, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) said. With 19 more people succumbing to the viral infection, the overall death toll rose to 10,706, it said. A total of 404 patients were discharged from hospitals after treatment in the last 24 hours, taking the tally of recoveries in the city to 2,52,903, the civic body said. Notably, the city has crossed the milestone of conducting...
Anniversaries always come with a spirit of cherishing the old and looking forward to something new. And as we celebrate our 14th, we have been through a year that has been tumultuous, unprecedented and, yet, put us on a learning curve that was steep and accelerated our understanding of what we needed to do to set things right again. So, we invited 15 (one extra for the coming year) people, leaders in their own right, to talk about what they believe are the path-breaking movements in their particular industry. Read on to know more...