Chandigarh schools: Republic Day celebrations 2020

Chandigarh : The celebration at St Anne’s Convent School commenced with the unfurling of the national flag. A prize distribution ceremony was held to honour the students who had excelled in various cultural, sports and literary activities throughout the year. Principal Shyni Paul congratulated the winners .

Kobe Bryant told of his pride in his post-basketball career in last ever interview just days before his death in a helicopter crash

‘Our challenge now is taking books and making them into films, feature films and in series, some of which will be animated and some of which will be live action,’ Bryant told USA Today.

Special Yankee Candle bouquets go on sale as alternative to Valentine’s Day flowers

Tesco’s meal deal will also set shoppers back £20, with the supermarket offering a choice of starter, two mains and a dessert, with full bottle of wine or Prosecco, or a half a bottle of Champagne, or a non-alcoholic alternative.

Deputy PM requests to keep traffic safety in remaining days of Tet holiday

Statistics from the Committee of National Traffic Safety showed the number of road accidents during the first five days of the ongoing Tet holiday (Lunar New Year) holiday dropped by 15 percent compared to same period last year; however, the number of death has seen a year-on-year rise of 12 percent.

Seminar, rally mark World Wetlands Day

An ‘International Wetlands Conservation Network’ has been mooted to complement the efforts taken by the government to develop a smart city with access to basic ecosystem services and life support system, M. Nandhivarman, general secretary, Association for Promoting Sustainability in Campuses and Communities, has said.

Ala Vaikunthapuramloo Day 16 Box Office Collection: Film Almost Touches Rs 150 Crore

Allu Arjun and Pooja Hegde starrer Ala Vaikunthapuramloo has received much love from the audiences, which shows in the box office figures the film has achieved the past two weeks. Many trade analysts seem to think that the film is all set to break the records of Baahubali, one of the greatest Telugu movies of […]

On Data Privacy Day, Know How Facial Recognition in India is Only Going to Get Worse

While India does not appear to have privatised its civilian databases yet, that is little consolation, and what India stands on the verge of losing is something very fundamental. As Nappinai states, “Today, what we have under the guise of data protection laws are only captured under the IT Act sections 43A and 72A. If […]

Justin Bieber’s new album arrives on Valentine’s Day

Bieber’s last album was 2015’s “Purpose.” His subsequent world tour grossed $163.3 million in 2016 and $93.7 million in 2017, according to industry tracker Pollstar, although the singer canceled the tour’s last stretch of dates.

No four-day Tests, chances of results more in five days – Mike Gatting

Former England captain Mike Gatting on Tuesday joined cricketers opposing the idea of four-day Tests, insisting that chances of results are more in five days. Many notable names including Sachin Tendulkar, India skipper Virat Kohli, Sri Lankan legend Mahela Jayawardane have spoken in favour of five-day Tests. “Test cricket is unique, we keep saying it […]

‘Romeo and Juliet’ Fans, Airbnb is Offering Stay in Juliet’s House in Verona on Valentine’s Day

Airbnb is offering one lucky couple the chance to spend Valentine’s Day at the so-called Juliet’s House in Verona, Italy. The 13th-century house-turned Airbnb is thought to be the inspiration behind Juliet’s home in William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet due to its balcony, and attracts thousands of visitors each year.