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Draft education policy to undergo two rounds of review before approval

New Delhi: Draft education policy report will undergo at least two rounds of review before it becomes a policy and no language will be imposed on schools in any state, the Centre clarified as opposition against indication of the draft favouring learning of Hindi gets louder in southern states. “This is a draft Policy submitted by the Committee and is placed for views ... Read More »

Facebook, Google, Twitter Defend Filtering Practices Before US Congress

Facebook, Alphabet, and Twitter told a US House panel on Tuesday that the social media companies are not discriminating against content for political reasons. Conservative Republicans in Congress have criticised social media companies for what they claim are politically motivated practices in removing some content, a charge the companies have rejected. House Judiciary Committee chairman Bob Goodlatte, a Republican, said that since an April ... Read More »

Paneer Jalebi: The Denser Cousin of Jalebi Is Nothing Like Anything You Have Had Before

If there is anything that can compete with the phenomenon of samosa in this country, it has to be the crisp and sweet jalebi. It was somewhere in the 13th century that the west Asian import made inroads into the culinary map of India, as Zolabiya, and here we are eight centuries later, absolutely hooked to our dearjalebi. Crispy, coiled and ever-so delightful jalebi, is staple across all halwais and ... Read More »

Broad Green’s ‘Fight Before Christmas’ Santa Movie Revived by Tucker Tooley

Tucker Tooley has acquired the holiday comedy “The Fight Before Christmas” from the now-defunct Broad Green Pictures. Tooley and Matt Alvarez (“Straight Outta Compton,” “Ride Along”) will produce the movie through Tooley Entertainment. Jason Barhydt of Tooley Entertainment will executive produce. Karen McCullah (“Legally Blonde”) will pen the script. The pic is targeting a fall production start date. “The Fight Before Christmas” ... Read More »

Basant Panchami 2018: Why Do Bengalis Refrain From Eating Ber (Jujube) Fruit Before Saraswati Puja

It is that time of the year again. The biting cold weather is slowly giving way to the beauteous and bountiful spring. The blossoming flowers, the ripened fruits and the lush green fields, there is a reason why Spring is also dubbed as the King of all seasons. Various communities and countries across the world have different ways to celebrate ... Read More »

Before choosing schemes, decide how much money you need for each goal and the time horizon

I’m not a regular investor. I have invested about Rs1 lakh in ICICI Prudential Value Discovery Fund, series 14; Rs20,000 each in Aditya Birla Sunlife Equity Fund, Axis Long Term Equity Fund, and SBI Magnum Multicap Fund; and about Rs10,000 in Franklin India High Growth Companies Fund. Please guide me on starting an SIP of about Rs40,000 per month. I ... Read More »

Alert! UP Board exam dates will be announced before Diwali

The Uttar Pradesh (UP) board will be announcing the dates of class 10 and class 12 examination 2018 before Diwali, said deputy chief minister Dinesh Sharma. Moreover, strict measures will be taken to curb cheating and the examinations would be wrapped up within a month, said Dinesh Sharma. School authorities to stay 200 meters away from exam centre: “School managements ... Read More »

Apple Watch Series 3 Facing Connectivity Issues Even Before Launch, Company Working on a Fix

HIGHLIGHTS Apple Watch Series 3 comes with LTE connectivity Cellular connectivity issues found ahead of September 22 launch Apple is reportedly investigating the issue and will work on a fix When Apple announced its newest Apple Watch Series 3 earlier this month, the Cupertino giant made it clear that it wants its users to depend less on the iPhone when sporting the wearable. Bringing ... Read More »

ZTE’s $40 Maven 2 gets Android 7.1.1 before the Galaxy S8

ZTE’s Maven 2 might be a super-cheap, low-end phone, but it can now has something that even some flagships like Galaxy S8 don’t have: Android 7.1.1 OS. The device has started receiving an update that bumps the OS version from 6.0 Marshmallow to 7.1.1 Nougat. AT&T is pushing out the update to units on its network. Carrying a build number of Z831V1.0.0B29 ... Read More »

Christmas tickets you need to book NOW before they sell out

Yes, we know the summer holidays have only just begun. But, as anyone who tried to get tickets to last year’s Polar Express knows, if you want to enjoy a magical Christmas with your kids, you’ve got to get ahead of the crowd when it comes to booking tickets. Believe it or not, many peak-time slots are already starting to sell out ... Read More »