Sometimes I feel like running away: Working moms on the brink of burnout | India News – Times of India

Some days I find myself watching the clock too often, waiting for my kids’ bedtime. I really hate myself those days, knowing that I’m anxiously awaiting the moment they are tucked into bed. I really am obsessed with my children, just like every mother. I take every opportunity to hug and kiss them and remind … Read more

NEET-UG result 2020 to be declared at 4pm today – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The result for National Eligibility Entrance Test (NEET-UG 2020) will be announced on Friday by the National Testing Agency (NTA). A total of 85.6% of the 15.97 lakh registered candidates had appeared for the exam on September 13 for admission to MBBS/BDS courses. Around 290 candidates, who missed the exams on September 13 … Read more

India records lowest fresh Covid cases in 63 days | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: India recorded its lowest Covid-19 cases in 63 days and the lowest casualties in 77 days as the dip from the peak levels of the disease in September, which is being witnessed in the last few weeks, continued on Monday. Fresh cases on Monday at 53,082 are the lowest since August 10 when … Read more

Venkaiah Naidu condoles Delhi’s Covid warrior Aarif Khan’s demise | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday conveyed his condolences to the family members of ambulance driver Aarif Khan from Delhi, who passed away due to coronavirus on October 10, following months of selfless and unrelenting service during the pandemic. The Vice President said that the deceased’s service symbolises the core of Indian … Read more

Google allows up to 100 breakout rooms in Meet for focused chats – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Google has introduced breakout rooms in its video conferencing app Meet to divide participants into smaller groups during video calls and have more engaged distance communication. Google will let you make up to 100 breakout rooms during a single call. With the feature, teachers and educators will be able to break their classes … Read more

Bengal govt launches portal to ease process of mutual transfer in schools – Times of India

KOLKATA: The West Bengal government on Wednesday launched a portal through which teachers of state- run and state-aided schools will be able to apply for mutual transfer and the applicant will not require any ‘no objection certificate’ (NOC) from his/her current institute to make such an appeal. Presently, a teacher needs an NOC from his/her … Read more

Thailand approves $339 m for jobs to help rural economy – Times of India

BANGKOK: Thailand’s cabinet on Tuesday approved a 10.6 billion baht ($339 million) project to create jobs to support its rural economy and reduce poverty, a government spokesman said. That government plans to hire at least 60,000 students and community members for government development programmes, government spokesman Anucha Burapachaisri told a briefing. That will be financed … Read more

Previous govts lacked courage to effect farm reforms due to poll-focused mindset: PM Modi | India News – Times of India

SOLANG VALLEY: Taking a swipe at the opposition’s protest against farm reform laws, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday those parties also had the same idea but lacked the courage to implement these measures because they focussed on elections while his government looked at the country’s and farmers’ welfare. Addressing his second public meeting … Read more

Coronavirus super-spreaders drove explosive outbreak in India: Report | India News – Times of India

A group of patients that included about 8% of India’s confirmed cases later led to almost two-thirds of its total infections, scientists said Wednesday in a study published in the journal Science. The research, based on tracing more than 3 million contacts in the southern states of Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu through August 1, … Read more