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October 14, 2021

Delhi Master Plan 2041: Is there space for waste workers?

September was the peak of monsoons in India. It rained incessantly. Women from the waste picker community in a slum in North Delhi’s Wazirabad were been in a fix. Their homes, which are also their workspaces, were inundated with water. Their husbands and many of the women themselves collect, sort and segregate waste. They are also involved in recycling and reselling it. The rents here are high. One of the women said that her family pays a monthly rent of Rs 12,000 – about what a one-bedroom flat would cost to rent in some…

Violence in Bangladesh during Durga Puja festivities is disturbing, says India

India on Thursday described the violence in Bangladesh during Durga Puja festivities as disturbing, and lauded Dhaka for its prompt response to control the situation. A clash had broken out between a mob and the police in Bangladesh’s Chandpur district on Wednesday following social media posts about the alleged desecration of the Quran at a Durga Puja pandal in Comilla district. Three people were killed in the clash. Violence also erupted in Chattogram, Kurigram and Moulvibazar districts as mobs allegedly vandalised temples…

ICSI CSEET registration 2021: Last date to apply for November session at icsi.edu

The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) has will today, October 15 conclude the online registration process for the Company Secretary Executive Entrance Test or CSEET November 2021 session. Candidates can apply for the exam on the official website icsi.edu. As per the notification, the ICSI will conduct the CSEET November 2021 exam on November 13 (Saturday). Students who have passed or appearing in the Senior Secondary (10+2) of Class 12 exam or equivalent are eligible to appear for the test. Here’s ICSI CSEET…

Indian Wells: Norrie downs Schwartzman, Dimitrov holds off Hurkacz to set up semi-final

Great Britain’s Cameron Norrie used a precise service game to overpower Diego Schwartzman 6-0, 6-2 to reach the semi-finals while Grigor Dimitrov outlasted eighth seed Hubert Hurkacz in three set at the ATP Indian Wells Masters on Thursday. Dimitrov eliminated top-seeded Russian Daniil Medvedev, the newly crowned US Open champion, in a hard-fought fourth round match on Wednesday. He beat the Miami Masters champion 3-6, 6-4, 7-6 (7/2). Norrie, the 21st seed, needed just 73 minutes to dispatch the Argentinian and has now won…

JEE Advanced 2021 answer key, result releasing today; details here

The Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur will soon release the final answer keys and result of the JEE Advanced 2021. Candidates who took the exam will be able to check the same on the official website jeeadv.ac.in using their login details. JEE Advanced 2021 was held on October 3 by IIT Kharagpur for admission to various programmes at the IITs. The exam consists of two papers (Paper 1 and Paper 2) of Physics, Chemistry, Maths. The JEE advanced question papers, candidate response sheet and provisional answer keys were…
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