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IPL 2019 match preview: KKR vs SRH – a clash between two of the most consistent teams

The first super Sunday of IPL 2019 starts with a clash between two of the most consistent IPL teams, the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and the Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH). The match will be played today at 4 pm, at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata, the home turf of KKR.

24 Mar 2019 11:47 am
The international appeal of Tomorrowland

In only 15 years, Tomorrowland has become one of the most popular music festivals on the planet. It's widely recognized as an event that is full of positive vibes musically and emotionally.

24 Mar 2019 10:40 am
Make education equitable and inclusive: Feminist pedagogy shows the way

Of late, the feminist pedagogy is gaining attention of many meaningful educators and teachers since it is a highly empathetic, participative and equitable process of learning that encourages constructive, critical, and creative thinking through a co-construction of knowledge.

24 Mar 2019 10:25 am
General election 2019: The BJP is set to dent the Left Front's Hindu vote bank in Kerala

Kerala has 20 Parliamentary seats. Until the last election Kerala used to vote like a bipolar contest. The LDF and the UDF were voted into power alternatively. The BJP has focused in this state for the last five years and is expecting some favourable results in the upcoming 2019 general election.

24 Mar 2019 9:55 am
Shaheed Diwas dedicaded to martyrdom of Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev, Rajguru observed

At many places and on the social media, Shaheed Diwas, to remember the supreme sacrifice of revolutionary freedom fighters Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev Thapar, and Shivaram Rajguru was observed on March 23.

23 Mar 2019 9:28 pm
What is ailing special education in India!

Major challenges and issues in India for the education of the children with special needs (CWSN) are the lack of properly trained special educators due to low quality of teacher education of special educators and leadership in special schools. It has been seen that the special schools leaders have no insights and basic literacy across all disabilities and therapies.

23 Mar 2019 8:33 pm
The 'Chaiwala' of 2014 has made an emphatic comeback to haunt the Congress as the 'Chowkidar' of 2019

The humble Chaiwala background of Narendra Modi was the talking point during 2014 LS elections. The Congress scored self-goals one after another by ridiculing the Chaiwala which did not go down well with the electorate because of which the Congress was reduced to 44 seats, their worst ever performance in any LS elections.

23 Mar 2019 8:03 pm
Theme of World Water Day is 'Leaving no one behind' this year

World Water Day, 22nd March, was observed on March 22, with theme 'Leaving no one behind' to tackle the water crisis by 'addressing the reasons why so many people are being left behind'.

23 Mar 2019 7:19 pm
Redraft the Indian education system

Government and private universities across the nation require urgent changes at several levels, starting with faculty appointments, revamping of admissions, evaluation, examinations and advanced and modern curriculum.

23 Mar 2019 6:32 pm
NDRF team made 2019 Kumbh Mela a resounding success

We can never forget the stampede at the Kumbh Mela of 1954 in Allahabad. More than 800 people were killed and over 100 people were seriously injured in that incident. It was not the last accident. Even after that, there have been many accidents in which millions of people have been killed.

23 Mar 2019 5:54 pm
Smart phone video recordings can be used as visual research tool for children with special: Study

The early intervention group of children with specific learning needs requires individualized education plans for which the take off decision point is most important.

23 Mar 2019 2:37 pm
Why I think the Congress has a long-term strategy for 2024 instead of a short-term strategy for general election 2019?

'Isn't Rahul Gandhi very arrogant?' My friend asked in an angry tone. He was upset because the Congress hadn't been able form alliances with the AAP, Left, or the TDP etc. Even in Bihar their alliance hasn't been finalised yet.

23 Mar 2019 2:10 pm
Empowering Panchayats for sustaining access to drinking water

In line with global agenda of 'leaving no one behind', India is looking forward to reach all its citizens with safe and affordable drinking water. The vision has stemmed from the nation's commitment to the global 2030 agenda and sustainable development goals.

22 Mar 2019 8:22 pm
Five international observances of March 21: Know themes and messages

Besides the Indian festival of colors, Holi, five more international observances, namely International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, World Poetry Day, International Day of Nowruz, World Down Syndrome Day and International Day of Forests were held in India and across the world on March 21 which have been established by the United Nations.

22 Mar 2019 8:02 pm
You – the nature and resources

Those who consider everyone else corrupt excepting themselves are worth mercy. They have an illusion that they work hard, so they are living a life of prosperity. But the reality is different.

22 Mar 2019 7:43 pm
Haryana math teacher suspended after his love formulae go viral: Never mathematize love in classroom

It is a warning for math teachers that their job is at stake if they will try to mathematize love during their class lessons – more so in unisex institutions. The media had reported about a male math teacher teaching in a women's college in Haryana being suspended from his job while mathematizing love by writing formulas for love's three forms: romantic love, crush and friendship.

22 Mar 2019 9:19 am
General Election 2019: Maharashtra is a tough nut to crack for both the BJP and the UPA

Maharashtra has 48 MP seats making it the second largest state with respect to Parliamentary seats. The state's election results will be decisive in formation of the central government.

22 Mar 2019 8:38 am
MMAJ Academy celebrates 30 years' journey with a national conference

The MMAJ Academy of International Studies (AIS), a prestigious centre for international and area studies in India has been organizing a series of events to celebrate completion of its 30-years' journey.

21 Mar 2019 5:20 pm
Improved conditions of banks and non-banking financial companies

For the non-banking finance companies (NBFCs) including the banks and housing finance companies, the last year was difficult. Investors were also very disappointed. They were losing their trust in the financial sector.

21 Mar 2019 5:12 pm
IBS remains the best option for Jet Airways

Jet Airways is facing huge financial crisis, which has resulted in it being unable to pay rental for leased aircraft and interest on finances. Due to non-payment of lease rentals, lessors have grounded dozens of aircraft operated by the airlines, resulting in the cancellation of flights.

21 Mar 2019 1:36 pm
Antim Shringar - The last make-up

Sitting by the almost extinguished pyre, father and son were protecting themselves from the biting cold: inside, a small room, covered by tin shade, Sita, the son's young wife lay, writhing in labour pain. They pressed their heads between their knees, hearing the heart-piercing screams emerging from her mouth, at short intervals. Everything was drowned in miseries on a dark winter night. The entire village had been wrapped into darkness, lay at a little distance.

21 Mar 2019 11:52 am
Leaders greet people on Holi to wish happiness and harmony

Leaders have greeted the people on the occasion of Holi - the festival of colours being celebrated on March 21 this year with usual fervour, fun, merrymaking and enthusiasm.

21 Mar 2019 9:45 am