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October 4, 2021

‘Easy to criticise government, court’: SC dismisses plea for probe into oxygen shortage during Covid

The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed a petition seeking an inquiry into shortage of oxygen supply during the second wave of the coronavirus in April-May and rebuked the petitioner for filing the application, reported Bar and Bench. “It is very easy to criticise the court or government without being on the hot seat,” said Justice DY Chandrachud. “The country is dealing with a crisis. We must be wary of demoralising authorities who are handling this crisis.” A bench, also comprising Justice BV Nagarathna, was hearing a…

Unbeaten in England, unbeaten in Australia: Mithali Raj and Co pass tough Tests with true grit

There is a strange sense of similarity that binds women’s Test cricket as a format, in general, and the Indian women’s cricket team, in specific. The need for more chances to show how good they can be. A dedicated system that supports growth and not the occasional booster shots. More time in the middle. The buzzwords, the bullet point summaries, are eerily similar. These were brought into further highlight during the one-off pink-ball Test between India and Australia, which ended in a draw that perhaps felt as significant…

SBI PO recruitment 2021: Application begins for 2056 Probationary Officers post, here’s direct link

The State Bank of India (SBI) has invited online applications from eligible candidates for recruitment to more than 2000 posts of Probationary Officer. Eligible candidates can apply on SBI’s career portal sbi.co.in/web/careers starting today, October 5. The last date to fill up the form and application fee is October 25, 2021. Candidates will be able to download the Preliminary examination call letters from 1st/2nd week of November 2021 onwards. The exam is tentatively scheduled to be held in the month of November/ December…

Pro Kabaddi’s eighth season to begin on December 22, all matches in Bengaluru without spectators

The eighth edition of Pro Kabaddi will begin on December 22, 2021, organisers Mashal Sports announced in a release on Tuesday. Pro Kabaddi will return after more than two years as the eighth season that was scheduled to be held in 2020 was postponed due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The new season though will be held entirely in Bengaluru, moving away from the usual caravan-style format keeping in mind the pandemic. The matches will be held without spectators behind closed doors. The league will implement protocols to comply…

The Battle At Lake Changjin Breaks Record By Making $203 Million In China In Its First Weekend

China’s ‘Battle at Lake Changjin’ claims global box-office crown(Photo Credit: Imdb) China’s ‘The Battle at Lake Changjin’ was the highest-grossing film anywhere in the world over the past weekend, with $203 million, according to Variety.com. That score was fractionally lower than the combined total earned by ‘No Time to Die‘ ($119 million in international markets) and by ‘Venom: Let There Be Carnage’ ($90.2 million in North America). The film was the far-away winner in mainland China, where it was released on Thursday, a…
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