"While some young people have probably managed to cope with home-based learning during the COVID-19 lockdown, perhaps a few might have excelled," O'Neill said. "But it is pretty clear that the most disadvantaged have not. And, as in other areas of society, this crisis is exposing, and perhaps adding to the challenges of those who are most disadvantaged." … [Read more...] about Student steps up to raise money for disadvantaged
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The title is self-explanatory and the film deals with the events leading up to the killing of forest brigand Veerappan in Operation Cocoon. Sandeep Bharadwaj plays Veerappan, while Shivaraj Kumar plays Senthamarai Kannan, the Superintendent of Police (SP) who masterminded Operation Cocoon. … [Read more...] about Which Telugu movie are YOU looking forward to?
KOLKATA: South Eastern Railway has decided to set up a multi-disciplinary Business Development Unit (BDU) to increase its share in freight traffic movement. The target is to double the volume of freight traffic in SER by 2024. The BDU will be set up in consultation with the Railway Board. The aim of this initiative is to raise SER's share in traditional bulk commodities movement and also to generate higher business by carrying miscellaneous non bulk goods. The BDU will comprise senior officials from various departments at the zonal level, co-ordinated by the Chief Freight Transportation Manager, an official statement said. Similar BDUs will also be set up at the divisional levels and will be co-ordinated by Senior Divisional Operations Manager. The main objective of such BDUs would be to put forward lucrative offers to fetch business from traders and industries through frequent interactions with them. The BDUs will be operational at the Railways Board level with a view to … [Read more...] about South Eastern Railway decides to set up a multi-disciplinary Business Development Unit
LASALGAON: Farmers and traders here are concerned over the government decision to bring onion under the Essential Commodities Act (ECA) sans declaration of minimum support price (MSP) and concessions on rail freight. "To protect the interest of farmers, the government should have declared MSP for onion as soon as it was included under the Essential Commodities Act," Lasalgaon Agricultural Produce Market Committee (APMC) Chairman Nanasaheb Patil told reporters here over the weekend. He pointed out that onion cannot be brought under the Act as this law prohibits storage of any commodity. The vegetable does not qualify to be under the ECA since onion is a commodity that has to be stored for off-season sales and there is no harvest during March through September. "If onion storage is restricted, it will be very difficult to supply the commodity during the seven months of off-season, resulting in soaring prices," Patil said. Both in terms of area and yield, Maharashtra is the largest … [Read more...] about Farmers, traders unhappy with onions inclusion in Essential Commodities Act