Delhi University’s St Stephen’s College on Sunday announced that it will not conduct the written test component for enrolment to its undergraduate courses and switch to online interviews this year in order to maintain social-distancing norms amid the Covid-19 pandemic. … [Read more...] about St Stephen’s College registration to begin from July 7, no written test, interviews to go online
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“It will not be possible for the college to call students for the written test to the campus. So, the governing body has decided to do away with it. It has also been decided not to conduct trials for admissions under the sports quota. The interview component will be held online and it will carry 15 marks and the rest of the 85 marks will be given on the basis of class 12 performance. The college will soon release a detailed notification,” Bishop Warris Masih, … [Read more...] about Covid effect: St Stephen’s College may do away with written test, conduct online interviews this year
“Still as of now I haven’t had any official message to tell me anything about my situation from either SAI of WFI. The system is broken in India unfortunately. I’m sad to go but very relieved,” he lamented. He might be disappointed by the way the authorities treated him but Cook praised the bunch of Indian wrestlers who trained under him. However, he doubts if the “good work” done by him will find continuity. … [Read more...] about India has burned me pretty deeply: Wrestling coach Andrew Cook on sacking
Shweta had recently shared a throwback picture of Sushant with her daughter and captioned it, “Sweethearts, Freyju with her Mamu #sushantsinghrajput.” A few days ago, Shweta had shared a picture from their Patna home along with a goodbye note. “A Final love and positivity filled send-off to my little brother. Hope you always stay happy where ever you are.... we will always love you for eternity. #sushantsinghrajput,” she’d written. … [Read more...] about Sushant Singh Rajput’s sister Shweta Singh Kirti shares his motivational message for her in a handwritten card. See pic
BEIJING: Over 1,000 flights have been cancelled, schools shut and residents urged not to leave Beijing, as Chinese authorities race to contain a fresh outbreak linked to the capital's largest wholesale food market. The number of confirmed cases in the capital has shot up to 137 within the last week after two months of no cases, and four other provinces have revealed cases linked to the Beijing cluster. How did the outbreak begin, and what measures are Beijing taking to contain it? Beijing had turned into a virtual fortress at the height of the pandemic, with people arriving from other regions or countries required to undergo quarantines. While international flights are still diverted to other cities to prevent imported cases, other measures had been relaxed in recent months. The emergence of a new patient Thursday revived fears in the city. In the following days, dozens of people who worked at or visited the Xinfadi wholesale market in southwest Beijing tested positive. The … [Read more...] about What is China doing to stop Beijing’s new coronavirus outbreak?