Video PlayerClose NEW DELHI, Nov. 22 (Xinhua) -- Authorities in southern Indian state of Kerala suspended a government teacher and a doctor for their alleged negligence in delaying treatment of a 10-year-old girl after she was bitten by a snake at her school, officials said Friday. The girl was bitten by a snake in her classroom and died, triggering statewide outrage and protests. "A teacher at the government Sarvajana High School, Sulthan Bathery, and a doctor at the Bathery hospital were suspended after a preliminary inquiry found them guilty of delaying treatment to the child, Shehala Sherin," an official said. The school building is an old structure having cracks on the floor, where the girl's leg was caught and bitten by the snake on Wednesday. The family of Sherin and her classmates alleged teachers at the school refused to take her to the medical facility immediately, despite the visible red spots on her leg. Reports said the suspended teacher even discouraged another … [Read more...] about Indian authorities suspend teacher, doctor after 10-year-old girl dies of snakebite in class
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Earlier this month, while the nation was asleep, a 15-year-old girl was rewriting record books in a T20 game in St Lucia (West Indies). Rohtak girl Shafali Verma broke a record Sachin Tendulkar set 30 years ago and thereby became the youngest Indian cricketer to score an international half century. Tendulkar achieved the feat when he was 16 years and 214 days old; Shafali was 15 years and 285 days when she scored a blazing 73 off 49 balls.Her record feat included four sixes and four fours.India has finally found a suitable partner to open with Smriti Mandhana – the panacea India has so desperately been seeking ahead of the World T20 in Australia early next year. Shafali, an attacking opener, followed up on her maiden 50 with an unbeaten 69 runs off 35 balls in the next game.She was eight years old when she began playing cricket. “My brother, Sahil, is a leg-spinner. He and my father would take me to a local ground for nets,” she told … [Read more...] about Newsmaker: Meet the 15-year-old who broke Sachin Tendulkar’s record
Video PlayerClose Jiang Kaijun cleans a fish pond at his cultivation base in Kaizhou District of Chongqing, southwest China, Sept. 3, 2019. Jiang Kaijun, 56 years old, is born in Kaizhou of Chongqing, where he discovered creeks that have economic potential of cold water fish cultivation due to the rich minerals and fine temperature. He started his business in 2013 and built a cultivation base here, which made a yearly output of 40 million yuan (about 5.59 million U.S. dollars) in 2018 and also offered jobs for local villagers. (Xinhua/Wang Quanchao) 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next >>| |<< 11 12 Next 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next >>| … [Read more...] about 56-year-old builds cultivation base of cold water fish in SW China’s Chongqing
SAB TV's long-running show 'Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah', featuring Dilip Joshi as 'Jethalal', is going great on TRP charts and has completed eleven years in July this year. However, various actors have been quitting the much-loved show since last few years. Disha Vakani, who is fondly known as 'Dayaben', is on a maternity break from the show after giving birth to a baby girl in November 2017 and there's no clarity on comeback till now. After Nidhi Bhanushali aka 'Sonu', who quit the show earlier this year, another actress is exiting 'Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah'. View this post on Instagram Be strong enough to let go and patient enough to wait for what you deserve . : : #newjourneybegins #newchallenges #changeyourthoughtschangeyourlife #bestrongwoman #behappy #lifeisbeautiful #spritualgrowth #spiritualworld #happylife???? A post shared by Monika sushma bhadoriya (@monika_bhadoriya) on Oct 16, 2019 at 11:56am PDT Actress Monika Bhadoriya who is playing … [Read more...] about ‘Taarak Mehta…’ Actress Monika Bhadoriya Quits The Show After 6 Years!
Sun Lixue, a 62-year-old carpenter from Tieling, Liaoning province, spent eight years building a sports car out of wood. The wooden car cost him more than 200,000 yuan ($28,430) and years of self-learning from internet. Sun began to learn carpentry from his father at the age of 16. But he was fascinated with the idea of combining modern technology with tradition. It was 10 years ago when he was surfing online that he found a brand-new world of creative carpentry. "I discovered that my foreign counterparts could make almost everything with wood. So I thought I could too," said Sun. He decided to create one car with hands. He started learning typing from scratch and taught himself ergonomics via the internet. Sun completely devoted the past eight years to his car. "I hope this wooden car could be displayed out of the village and be appreciated by experts both at home and abroad," Sun said. Li Dingdian contributed to this story. … [Read more...] about Man, 62, spends eight years building wooden car