Pankaj Advani opens up about winning the World Billiards and Snooker Championships back-to-back in 2017

The show, which was launched on 28 August 2020 with India’s only individual Olympic Gold medallist Abhinav Bindra as its first guest, is conceptualized and produced by India’s leading sports marketing firm, Baseline Ventures. “The Finish Line” is being presented by Induslnd Bank and is powered by Muse Wearables.

Nirbandhamer Jora Khun’s actress Falaque is all praise for director Sayantan Ghosal

Actress Falaque Rashid Roy is excited to be a part of director Sayantan Ghosal’s upcoming thriller film, Nirbandhamer Jora Khun. The actress, who was last seen in a cameo in director Raj Chakraborty’s Parineeta, is playing the role of a struggling actress and a mother in the thriller. The film also sees actress Tnusree Chakraborty […]

Ichheymoto director Saurav Palodhi recovers from COVID-19, urges people not to panic

The pandemic has spread more fear than it’s actually harmful, feels theatre personality Saurav Palodhi who has recently recovered from COVID-19. The actor-director of popular theatre group Iccheymoto has gone for an antibody test in end of August and has been declared free of the disease. “According to World Health Organization (WHO) and its latest […]

Looking at all possible options to stage IPL 2020, says BCCI president Sourav Ganguly

In a letter to all the affiliated members/units of the BCCI, Ganguly has written: “The BCCI is working on all possible options to ensure that we are able to stage the IPL this year, even if it means playing the tournament in empty stadiums. The fans, franchisees, players, broadcasters, sponsors and all other stakeholders are […]

Sarala Devi Chaudhurani’s Birth Anniversary: The Founder Of First Women’s Organisation In India

7. This is where she took part in political activities. For a few years, she edited the Bharati journal with her mother and after that, she did the work on her own. While she edited the Bharati, she had the aim of promoting nationalism, patriotism and raising the literary standards of the journal.

Sarala Devi Chaudhurani’s Birth Anniversary: Founder Of First Women’s Organisation In India

Sarala Devi Chaudhurani, born on 9 September as Sarala Ghosal was the founder of Bharat Stree Mahamandal, the first women’s organisation in India. The organisation was founded in 1910 in Allahabad with a goal of promoting women’s education in India. Eventually, the organisation was opened in many other Indian cities as well such as Delhi, […]

UILS five-year law entrance: Conducting exam not possible amid pandemic, says PU panel

The panel, headed by PU law department dean and syndicate member Anu Chatrath, was constituted after the Punjab and Haryana high court had asked the university to reconsider its decision on scrapping the entrance test for the law course run by University Institute of Legal Studies (UILS).

Covid-19 patients at risk of developing lung fibrosis

“If you look at the available data, about 60 to 80% of the individuals who have recovered from Covid-19 may have some form of sequelae (a condition caused by another disease). It can be mild in the form of fatigue and body aches. But it can also be very serious in the form of individuals […]

Sr citizens in Kharadi soc struggle over ban on deliveries to door

However, for Veena Tickoo, who grapples with vertigo, and retired Commander Pratap Tickoo, who is bedridden due to paralysis, their affected mobility renders complying with the norm almost impossible. While the couple does have a caretaker to attend to the octogenarian, he is unable to leave his side and frequently pick up parcels as that […]

Sourav Ganguly to coach junior cricketers

“Earlier the central government had provided 100 percent grant under the RGKA to develop various sports infrastructure and traditional sports in the states across the country. Recently, the union government changed the funding patter to 50:50 where the centre and state would contribute equal amounts to execute various projects and schemes under the RGKA,” he […]