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July 25, 2021

Gujarat: Seven upper-caste men allegedly assault Dalit farmer over land dispute

Seven upper-caste men allegedly assaulted a Dalit farmer over a land dispute in Gujarat’s Banaskantha district on Sunday, The Indian Express reported.Balwant Rathod, 31, was admitted to the civil hospital in Palanpur. He is in a critical condition.“An FIR has been lodged today evening and efforts are on to nab the accused,” Sub-inspector HD Vadher told The Indian Express.The accused have been charged under the Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe Prevention of Atrocities Act as well as sections 307 (attempt to murder), 324…

Tokyo 2020, fencing: Bhavani Devi wins India’s Olympic debut match, goes down fighting in 2nd round

CA Bhavani Devi’s Olympic debut ended with a second-round defeat in the women’s individual sabre event but the Indian trailblazing fencer bowed out of the Tokyo Games with much promise on Monday.The 27-year-old Bhavani, the first fencer from the country to qualify for Olympics, began her campaign with a confident 15-3 win against Tunisia’s Nadia Ben Azizi but bumped into world No 3 and Rio Olympic semi-finalist Manon Brunet in the next round, which she lost 7-15.Bhavani’s aggression yielded points against Azizi but French…

Coronavirus: India records 39,361 new infections in last 24 hours, active cases go up by 2,977

India on Monday morning registered 39,361 new Covid-19 infections in the last 24 hours as the country’s tally rose to 3,14,11,262 since the pandemic broke out in January 2020. The new cases were 0.95% fewer than the 39,742 cases reported on Sunday.With 416 additional fatalities, the toll rose to 4,20,967. The number of active cases were up by 2,977 to 4,11,189. A total of 3,05,79,106 patients have recovered from the disease so far.So far, India has administered 43,51,96,001 doses of the coronavirus vaccine. Medical experts…

SBI apprentice recruitment 2021: Deadline today to apply for 6100 posts, here’s direct link

Today is the last day to apply online for the 6,100 apprentice posts for various states/ UT at the State Bank of India (SBI). Eligible and interested candidates can apply for the vacancies on SBI’s recruitment portal sbi.co.in/web/careers.The SBI Apprentice recruitment examination 2021 is tentatively scheduled to be held in the month of August. The training will be held for a period of one year.“Candidates can apply for engagement in one state only. Candidates can appear for the examination only once under this engagement…

Milind Soman Trolled For Congratulating Priya Malik’s ‘Olympics’ Win; Apologizes Later!

Milind Soman Trolled! (Photo Credit: Instagram/Twitter) Model-actor Milind Soman got trolled on Sunday after tweeting a congratulatory message to Indian wrestler Priya Malik, assuming she had won gold at the ongoing Tokyo Olympics. In reality, Malik had bagged a gold medal at the World Cadet Wrestling Championship 2021 in Hungary. Thank you Priya Malik! #gold #TokoyoOlympics #wrestling welcome to Mt Olympus — Milind Usha Soman (@milindrunning) July 25, 2021 However, Milind Soman apologised in a separate tweet saying he…
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