Offline Classes in Maharashtra Schools to Become Operational From January 24: Minister Varsha Gaikwad

Schools to start functioning in Maharashtra from January 24 – PC : naukri-n-job-search The Maharashtra Government has decided to make offline classes operational again for students of Classes 1 to 12 from January 24, 2022 across the state, said Education Minister Varsha Gaikwad, according to an ANI Report. The tweet uploaded by ANI read, “From …

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Pariksha Pe Charcha 2022: Registration Ends Today, Direct Link to Apply Here

Registration window for Pariksha Pe Charcha 2022 to close today – PC : naukri-n-job-search Pariksha Pe Charcha 2022 Registration: The registration process for PM Modi’s interactive session Pariksha Pe Charcha (PPC) 2022 will end today on January 20, 2022. Candidates willing to register themselves for the session can proceed through the application process ongoing at …

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Six India U19 players test COVID-19 positive including skipper Yash Dhull, deputy Rasheed

India Under-19 skipper Yash Dhull has tested positive for COVID-19 along with deputy skipper Sheikh Rasheed and four others players. The positive tests forced the players out of India’s Group B U19 World Cup match against Ireland in Tarouba, Trinidad on January 19, 2022.  In total, six U19 players have tested positive for COVID-19 including …

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Sania Mirza reveals retirement plans, 2022 season to be last; Top 5 achievements of India’s female tennis star

Sania Mirza news: Sania Mirza, India’s first women’s tennis superstar, on January 19, 2022, announced her retirement plans and confirmed that the 2022 season will be her last. The Indian tennis player who won six Grand Slams and reached the summit of the WTA doubles ranking is also the first Indian to break into the …

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RRB NTPC Result 2022 Official Press Release: Ministry of Railways Releases Notification over CBT-1 Result, Check official notice here

RRB NTPC CBT 1 Exam Result 2021 – PC : naukri-n-job-search RRB NTPC Result 2022: The Ministry of Railways has issued a press release in order to address the concerns of candidates over RRB NTPC CBT-1 CEN 01/2019 Result. The Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) has declared the results of RRB NTPC CEN 01/2019 Exam on …

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New COVID-19 treatment guidelines include Tuberculosis as comorbidity, advise against steroid use

Revised COVID treatment guidelines: The Union Health Ministry in its revised ‘Clinical Guidance for Management of Adult COVID-19 Patients’ has advised testing for Tuberculosis if cough persists and also avoiding the use of the steroid. The revised clinical guidelines for coronavirus treatment come days after NITI Aayog Member (Health) and chief of the Covid Task …

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NDRF Raising Day 2022: Date, Motto, History, Chief and 5 facts about National Disaster Response Force

NDRF Raising Day 2022: The NDRF Raising Day is observed by the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) in India every year on January 19. NDRF Raising Day 2022 marks the formation of the disaster response force in the country back in 2006. In 2022, the day marks the celebration of the 17th NDRF Raising Day. …

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Morning Current Affairs: 19 January 2022

Morning Current Affairs 2022 – Get morning news and updates on current affairs & GK topics of 19 January 2022 for preparation of UPSC, SSC, and other competitive exams. Morning Current Affairs: 19 January 2022 NDRF Raising Day 2022 observed today The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) celebrates its Raising Day every year on January …

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Top 5 Current Affairs: 19 January 2022

New COVID treatment guidelines announced The Health Ministry in its revised ‘Clinical Guidance for Management of Adult COVID-19 Patients’ has advised testing for Tuberculosis if cough persists. It has also directed to avoid the use of the steroid. The ministry has added active tuberculosis as a high-risk factor that can potentially cause severe disease and even mortality in COVID-19 …

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GATE Exam 2022: Nearly 23,000 Appearing Candidates Seek Exam Postponement Amid Upticking Covid Cases

GATE 2022 – PC : naukri-n-job-search GATE Exam 2022: As the third wave of Covid-19 pandemic seems to be gaining momentum across the country, various states have put institutional and other academic activities on hold in the offline mode. In the thick of the prevailing situation, students slated to appear for the Graduate Aptitude Test …

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CBSE Board 2022: CBSE to Conduct Science Challenge for Classes 8 to 10, Know Details Here

CBSE Science Challenge 2022 – PC : naukri-n-job-search CBSE Board 2022: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Board is all set to conduct CBSE Science Challenge 2022 for the students of Classes 8 to 10. The Science Challenge is aimed at generating curiosity, higher order thinking skills and enquiring skills among the students, in …

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PM Modi’s speech at WEF Davos Agenda 2022: PM Modi introduces P3 movement, says best time to invest in India

Prime Minister Narendra Modi introduced the “P3 (Pro-Planet People) movement” during his ‘State of the World’ special address at the World Economic Forum’s Davos Agenda 2022 on January 17, 2022. PM Modi highlighted that our lifestyle poses a big challenge for the climate. He emphasised that the ‘throw away culture and consumerism have made the …

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Cartoonist Narayan Debnath, creator of ‘Bantul The Great’, ‘Handa Bhonda’, passes away at 97

Narayan Debnath news: Cartoonist Narayan Debnath, the creator of popular Bengali comic characters ‘Nonte Phonte’, ‘Bantul The Great’, ‘Handa Bhonda’, passed away in Kolkata on January 18, 2022, at the age of 97. The hospital where he undergoing treatment informed that he died after a prolonged illness. Debnath was admitted to the private hospital On …

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India Open 2022 Results: Lakshya Sen beats World Champion Loh Kean Yew to clinch Men’s Singles Title 

India Open 2022 Results: India’s Lakshya Sen beat World Champion Loh Kean Yew of Singapore in the men’s singles final at the India Open 2022 on January 16, 2022. This is Lakshya Sen’s first Super 500 title.  Lakshya Sen beat the Singaporean badminton player in two straight sets of 24-22, 21-17 in a summit clash that lasted …

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Morning Current Affairs: 17 January 2022

Pandit Birju Maharaj passes away Legendary Kathak dancer Pandit Birju Maharaj passed away on January 17, 2022 after suffering a heart attack. He was 83. Pandit Birju Maharaj’s grandson Swaransh Mishra confirmed the unfortunate news. Pandit Birju Maharaj was also a renowned classical singer. He was honoured with India’s second-highest civilian award, the Padma Vibhushan …

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School Reopening Defers Further in Tamil Nadu, Operations Ceased till January 31

Tamil Nadu Schools shut until January 31, 2022 – PC : naukri-n-job-search As a precautionary measure to contain the rapidly spreading Omicron variant of Covid-19, the Tamil Nadu Government has decided to extend the closure of schools to safeguard the students. According to the latest orders issued by Tamil Nadu state government authorities, operations for …

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Shutting Down Schools Due to Covid-19 Outbreak Not Justified: World Bank Education Director

World Bank Education Director’s statement on school shutdown – PC : naukri-n-job-search World Bank’s Global Education Director Jaime Saavedra has opined that shutting down schools in view of Covid-19 global pandemic is not justified. He said that even if new waves of the pandemic arrive, school closure should be the last resort. Saavedra’s team had …

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IIT Kanpur Sets Up Two New Departments in the Field of Space Science, Astronomy and Design

IIT Kanpur sets up two new academic departments – PC : naukri-n-job-search The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur has given the green light to setting up of two new departments in the fields of Design, Astronomy and Space Science. With the introduction of these two departments, IIT Kanpur now houses a total of 20 …

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Pariksha Pe Charcha 2022: Registration Window Open Till January 20, Check Details Here

Pariksha Pe Charcha Registrations Open till Jan 20 – PC : naukri-n-job-search Pariksha Pe Charcha 2022: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has appealed to the students of the country, their parents and teachers to register for and connect with the interactive session named ‘Pariksha Pe Charcha (PPC) 2022’. It is an event where Prime Minister Modi …

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COVID-19: Offline Classes in West Bengal Schools and Colleges Come to a Halt Till January 31

Educational Institutions to remain shut in West Bengal till Jan 31 – PC : naukri-n-job-search West Bengal New Covid Restrictions: The West Bengal government has extended the Covid curbs in the state, as a result of which, offline classes will remain paused in educational institutions of the state till January 31. Administration personnel at all …

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Weekly Current Affairs Questions and Answers: 10 January 2022 to 16 January 2022

Weekly Current Affairs Questions for UPSC/ IAS exams: Weekly Current Affairs Quiz section of Jagran Josh aims to help every competitive exam aspirant to revise the day at ease. This week, we have compiled 15 weekly current affairs questions and answers relevant for UPSC, SSC and Bank exams covering topics such as Golden Globe Awards …

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi Urges Students to Register for Pariksha Pe Charcha 2022

PM Modi urges students to register for Pariksha Pe Charcha 2022 – PC : naukri-n-job-search Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi on January 15, 2022, urged all the students, their parents and teachers to register for the interactive program titled ‘Pariksha Pe Charcha 2022’. PM Modi was accompanied by Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan who …

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Novak Djokovic loses visa battle, to be deported from Australia: Check full timeline of events

Novak Djokovic visa issue: Novak Djokovic lost his final fight to avoid deportation from Australia on January 16, 2022 after an Australian Federal Court panel dismissed the tennis star’s appeal challenging Australian Immigration Minister Alex Hawke’s decision to cancel his visa on January 16, 2022.  The Australian court panel turned down his appeal just one …

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Underwater volcanic eruption in Tonga felt across the globe, Tsunami waves hit Pacific coastlines

Tonga volcano eruption: A massive underwater volcanic eruption was recorded in the small island country of Tonga on January 15, 2022. The event triggered Tsunami warning along the Pacific coast. Tsunami waves were seen crashing onto the shores in Tonga but the full extent of damage is unclear as the Pacific Island nation remains cut …

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New AKTU VC Urges University for Online Exams, Terms Students’ Health to be of Paramount Importance

AKTU – PC : naukri-n-job-search The newly inducted Vice-chancellor (VC) of Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University (AKTU), Professor Pradeep Kumar Mishra opined that he is not in favour of the university holding offline exams amidst spiking Covid-19 cases. Professor Mishra was addressing the media-persons after assuming the charge of Vice-chancellor on Saturday, January 15, …

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Offline Classes Dismissed in Kerala for Two Weeks, SSLC and Class 12 Exam Dates to Remain Unchanged

Kerala Schools shut for two weeks – PC : naukri-n-job-search Education Minister of Kerala state, V Sivankutty informed on Saturday, January 15, 2022 that no considerable transmission of Coronavirus was witnessed among students and relaxing offline classes for Standards 1 to 9 was a precautionary measure. Addressing a press conference in Kerala, Minister Sivankutty said …

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