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CBSE releases date sheet for class 10, 12 board examinations

The Central Board of Secondary Education has released the revised date sheet for CBSE Class 10 and 12 board exams scheduled to be held in July. The Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister, Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’, released the revised date sheet for the pending CBSE exams for both classes 10 and 12 in two consecutive tweets....

Turkish football player kills 5-year-old son who was a suspect case of Covid19

A top-tier football player in Turkey has confessed to killing his 5-year-old son while the boy was being treated for suspicious Covid19 infection in a hospital. The footballer Cevher Toktas, 32, has been arrested by the police. The murder came to light after Toktas handed himself over to police and confessed to the crime. He...

CBSE class 9, 11 students who failed can re-appear in school exams

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has decided to give a never-before opportunity for students of Class 9 and Class 11 students who have failed in their school exams by allowing them to re-appear for the school exams owing to the extraordinary circumstances surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic. “This one-time opportunity is being extended only...

Bachchan starrer Gulabo Sitabo set for a June 12 online release on Prime Video

Amitabh Bachchan-starrer Gulabo Sitabo will now be released on streaming platform- Amazon Prime Video on June 12. The film is being released on such platforms as cinema halls across the country have been shut down due to the Covid19 pandemic and the resultant lockdown. This will be the second film to be released digitally. Nawazuddin...

Shahid Kapoor posts goofy video, wife Mira calls it ridiculous

Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor shared a goofy video on his Instagram account in which lip-syncs the voice of an old man and says, “It’s time for quarantine. So much fun!” Shahid captioned his video as, “Entering quarantine phase 4 be like. . . @mira.kapoor can’t deal no more with me”. His wife Mira reacted to...

Deepika Padukone shares behind-the-scene pictures of Irrfan in Piku

Bollywood actor Deepika Padukone shared a behind-the-scenes picture of actor Irfan Khan while shooting the movie Piku. The actor also shared a note in the form of a few lines from the song of the movie. The movie Piku completed 5 years on Friday. Irrfan Khan was the co-star of Padukone in the movie ....

Bollywood celebs come together via virtual concert to raise funds for frontline workers

A virtual fundraiser concert by the who’s who of Bollywood to fight the Coronavirus in India was a huge success with participation from some of the biggest names in the Hindi film industry. The online concert began on Sunday evening and was the initiative of Zoya Akhtar and Karan Johar to raise money for those...

Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan dies due to cancer

Film actor Irrfan Khan, who ruled everyone’s heart with his performance, died on Wednesday. Irfan Khan breathed his last at the age of 54 at Kokilaben Hospital in Mumbai. Irfan had been ill for a long time and he was admitted to the hospital in the past. In the year 2018 itself, he had given...

Security loophole in iOS may impact every iPhone in the world

A massive iOS security hole has been detected which can impact every iPhone in the world—both old and new. Apple has confirmed the problem as real following the publication of a report from security firm ZecOps. The report claimed that every iPhone running a version of iOS 6 or newer is vulnerable to remote attacks....

Record-breaking online auction of rare whiskeys postponed after cyber attack

A record-breaking online auction of rare whiskeys has been postponed indefinitely after being targeted in a cyber-attack. The sale of Richard Gooding’s “The Perfect Collection” was marketed as “the largest and most unprecedented private whiskey collection ever to be offered for public sale”. The first phase of the auction, consisting of more than 1,900 bottles,...

Ace cricketers wish Sachin Tendulkar on his 47th birthday

The cricketing community and thousands of fans came together on Friday to celebrate the forty-seventh birthday of ‘Master Blaster’ Sachin Tendulkar. The legendary cricketer might not be celebrating his birthday this year as a mark of respect for the frontline workers leading India’s fight against the coronavirus pandemic, but that hasn’t stopped former and...

Bill Gates praises PM Modi for India’s fight against COVID-19

Billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi praising his leadership in dealing with the coronavirus pandemic, government sources said on Wednesday. “We commend your leadership and the proactive measures you and your government have taken to flatten the curve of the COVID-19 infection rate in India, such as adopting a national...