Day: November 24, 2022

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NCERT To Modify Or Replace Class 9 English Textbook For Normalising ‘Violent Masculinity’; DCPCR Asks

The Delhi Commission For Protection of Child Rights has asked NCERT to modify or replace a chapter in Class IX English textbook, claiming that it normalises “violent masculinity”, depicts women in “stereotypical ways and teaches children to accept violence at home”. The panel’s chief Anurag Kundu said the chapter titled ‘The Little Girl’ narrates the […]

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Dharmendra Pradhan holds meetings From Mauritius, Tanzania, Zimbabwe, Ghana to Strengthen Ties In Education

Union education and skill development and entrepreneurship minister Dharmendra Pradhan held a series of bilateral meetings with his counterparts from Mauritius, Tanzania, Zimbabwe and Ghana, in New Delhi today. Both leaders discussed the need to strengthen bilateral relations by making knowledge and skills collaborations a key pillar for growth. During the meeting with Vice Prime […]

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After Tech Companies, Mass Layoff Season Enters Media And Entertainment Industry; More Job-Cuts To Come

The mass layoffs season has started to affect the media and entertainment industry globally, even though job losses from large tech companies continue to be a major source of stress for workers. Additionally, it has been impacted by job losses as marketers cut back on expenditure due to the worldwide economic slowdown. Up until October […]

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For hotels, a 1,000 bps profitability jump on the plate vs fiscal 2020

Revenue to rise 23%; asset-light expansion to support credit profiles of organised cos Higher average room rate (ARR) and occupancy will help the Indian hotel industry log a strong improvement in profitability, as represented by earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation (Ebitda) margin, to around 34% this fiscal, compared with 24% pre-pandemic (fiscal 2020). […]

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Uttar Pradesh: Yogi Government Declares Public Holiday On THIS Date | Here’s Why

Following the state’s byelections for the Lok Sabha and Assembly, the Yogi Adityanath-led government of Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday issued a notification announcing a public holiday on December 5 in election-bound constituencies. Assembly by-elections will be held in the constituencies of Rampur and Khatauli, while the Lok Sabha by-elections will take place in the Uttar […]

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Warren Buffett donates $758 million in Berkshire shares to charity

Warren Buffett donated Berkshire Hathaway Inc. stock valued at more than $758 million to charities, including one named after his late wife. On Wednesday, according to a filing, Buffett contributed 1.5 million Class B shares to the Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation and 300,000 shares to each of the Sherwood Foundation, Howard G. Buffett Foundation, and […]

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5 Ways To Get More Healthy Vegetables In Your Diet

It can be challenging to prioritise healthy eating when you have a busy schedule, and fresh vegetables are frequently overlooked in favour of speed and convenience. But when you have some fast tips on hand to make sure your vegetable intake stays high, getting your five a day doesn’t have to be a chore. Abolish […]

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