Digital de-addiction for children addicted to online games in Kerala

Digital de-addiction for children addicted to online games in Kerala

Sunday, 26 September 2021 | PTI | Thiruvananthapuram

In a major child-friendly initiative, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Saturday announced setting up of "digital de-addiction centres" in the State to bring children addicted to online games into the mainstream society.   He also declared 20 more police stations as 'child-friendly', taking the total of such stations to 126...

Bhavani Devi: Sword fighting girl from TN

Sunday, 26 September 2021 | PTI | New Delhi

Bhavani Devi did wonders that day.  She became the first Indian fencer to qualify for the Tokyo Olympics.  And then made history by winning her first match at the Tokyo Olympics. Before her, no Indian female swordsman had shown this charisma in the Olympics. Although she crashed out of the...

Bus stands in all 33 districts of Rajasthan see heavy rush of REET candidates

Sunday, 26 September 2021 | PTI | Jaipur

A day ahead of the scheduled Rajasthan Eligibility Examination for Teachers-2021 for the recruitment of third-grade teachers, a heavy crowd of candidates was seen at bus stands in all 33 districts of the state on Saturday. The candidates were seen catching buses for the district where their exam centres are located. The...

All women-driven e-rickshaws for tourists at Statue of Unity

Sunday, 26 September 2021 | PNS | Ahemdabad

In a boost to women empowerment, the Gujarat Government has allowed the deployment of all women-driven electric three-wheelers in Kevadia for easy mobility of the tourists visiting the Statue of Unity. The move in this regard has been taken after the Prime Minister had on World Environment Day declared Kevadia...

AIADMK objects to ‘high-handed’ manner of election officials

Sunday, 26 September 2021 | PTI | Chennai

The Opposition AIADMK in Tamil Nadu on Saturday objected to the "high-handed" manner of election officials concerned and questioned the rejection of nomination papers of the party candidates for the civic polls in Kallakurichi district, while urging the State Election Commission (SEC) to take immediate "remedial steps." Kallakurichi is among the...

Political merchants of votes deceived minorities for 75 years, says Naqvi

Sunday, 26 September 2021 | PTI | Mumbai

In a veiled swipe at Congress, Union Minister and BJP leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Saturday cautioned minorities against the "political merchants" of their votes who he said are wearing the veil of secularism.  Addressing the State executive meeting and the training camp of BJP's Minority Morcha for Maharashtra here, Naqvi...

Celebrity Chhabria's son arrested in cheating case

Sunday, 26 September 2021 | TN RAGHUNATHA | Mumbai

The Mumbai police on Saturday arrested Bonito Chhabria, the son of ace car designer and founder of DC design Dilip Chhabria, for allegedly cheating them andcomedian Kapil Sharma to the tune of more than Rs 5 crore in a vanity van deal. Acting on a complaint lodged by Sharma with the...

Assembly polls in J&K likely early next year: BJP leader

Sunday, 26 September 2021 | PTI | Jammu

Jammu & Kashmir BJP president Ravinder Raina on Saturday said the Assembly elections in the Union Territory would likely be held early next year after the completion of the delimitation exercise. He said the supporters of terrorism are the enemies of the people of the Union Territory and would be treated...

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