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June 20, 2021

RIMC June 2021 application window closes today; apply at rimc.gov.in

Rashtriya Indian Military College (RIMC) Dehradun will conclude the online application process on its official website today, i.e., June 21. Only male students who are studying in or have passed class VII are eligible to apply at rimc.gov.in.Earlier, the last date to submit the application was June 10. The entrance examination date has yet not been released which earlier was scheduled for June 5.The entrance exam will be conducted by RIMC, Dehradun for the term commencing January 2022. The examination will include both,…

Watch: Getting Virat Kohli early on day three set things up for us nicely, says Kyle Jamieson

New Zealand pacer Kyle Jamieson, who rattled India with a fifer on the third day of the ICC World Test Championship final, feels that any batsman could have been dismissed with the inswinger that got rid of rival skipper Virat Kohli.Jamieson got a five-wicket haul as New Zealand dismissed India for 217 on the third day of the WTC final and then got to 101/2 at close of play.Asked if setting up Kohli with outswingers and then bringing one back in like they did in New Zealand is a template they have set, Jamieson answered in…

A reminder for New Delhi: India isn’t Bangladesh’s gatekeeper anymore

A new generation of Bangladeshis are defining their country. They came of age in the 2013 Shahbagh protests. They started working amid unprecedented growth. Now they’re setting out their values.This generation makes up a third of the population.Women that entered the workforce have their sights set on equality and empowerment. Graduates are finding jobs at aid agencies and tech companies. Startups are creating new market opportunities.Dhaka is scrambling for trade and investment from across the world.It’s rare to open a…

Euro 2020: Matteo Pessina seals top spot for Italy as beaten Wales advance to last 16

Matteo Pessina scored as Italy made it three wins out of three at Euro 2020 by beating 10-man Wales 1-0 to finish top of Group A on Sunday with both teams advancing to the last 16.Pessina’s goal means Italy will play the runner-up from Group C in the next round, with Wales facing the team that comes second in Group B.Roberto Mancini, who took over the Azzurri after they failed to qualify for the 2018 World Cup, also saw his side match an 82-year Italian record.Italy extended their unbeaten run to 30 games – 25 wins and five…

Speed up vaccination, use strict measures to prevent another surge: WHO to Southeast Asian countries

The World Health Organization on Sunday urged Southeast Asian countries to speed up Covid-19 vaccination and rigorously implement public health measures to prevent another surge in cases.Dr Poonam Khetrapal Singh, regional director, WHO South-East Asia, said these measures needed to be enforced for longer durations, considering that more transmissible “Variants of Concern” were spreading in several countries. “We need to continuously strengthen our efforts to test, trace and isolate,” Singh said. “Societal interventions such…
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