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PETA India asks Amul To Switch from Dairy To Producing Vegan Milk
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PETA India asks Amul To Switch from Dairy To Producing Vegan Milk

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India has asked Amul to decide to start producing vegetarian milk. PETA, in a letter to Amul Managing Director RS Sodhi, said that the dairy cooperative society should benefit from the flourishing vegan food and milk market. We would again like to encourage Amul to benefit from the booming vegan food and milk market, instead of wasting resources trying to fight the demand for plant-based products that are only growing. Other companies are responding to market changes, and Amul can too,” PETA India said. https://twitter.com/PetaIndia/status/1398346790970150913?s=20 Also, read| Can You Get Black Fungus Without Testing Positive For COVID-19? Sodhi, while replying to a tweet by Ashwini Mahajan, national co-convener of Swadeshi Jagran Man...
12th CBSE Board Exams will be from July 15 to August 26 and Exam Pattern will Slightly Change
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12th CBSE Board Exams will be from July 15 to August 26 and Exam Pattern will Slightly Change

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is expected to conduct the Class 12 board examination from July 15 to August 26. The exact date sheet for the same will be issued on June 1, after the Board holds its review meeting. The board examination will be conducted in offline mode. A section of the students is demanding cancellation of the offline examination of Class 12 on the social media platform. CBSE 12 Board Exam Schedule According to sources, CBSE has proposed to conduct the exam from 15 July to 26 August and declare the result in September. The final decision will be on 1 June. The examination, however, will not be conducted according to regular protocols. CBSE had suggested that either conduct the examination of only a few subjects or conduct the examination ...
Did CBSE Class 12 Board Exam Cancelled Today?
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Did CBSE Class 12 Board Exam Cancelled Today?

Amid growing demand to cancel the CBSE Class 12 board exam 2021 due to rising coronavirus cases in the country. Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank held a virtual meeting with senior officials on Monday (May 17) to discuss this important issue. The Union Minister of Education Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' took to Twitter on Sunday and said that he will be virtually attending the meeting with State Education Secretaries on May 17, 2021, at 11 am. Further, the objective of the meeting is to review the Covid-19 situation, online education, and work around National Education Policy, NEP. https://twitter.com/DrRPNishank/status/1393922780932960259?s=20 Also, read | COVID-19 and Black Fungus relation and why cases are rising: Symptoms| Treatment About class 12 Board Exam Cancella...
Happy Akshaya Tritiya 2021: Significance| Puja Vidhi| History| Quotes
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Happy Akshaya Tritiya 2021: Significance| Puja Vidhi| History| Quotes

Akshaya Tritiya Tithi (third day) of Shukla Paksha of Vaishakh month is observed as Akshaya Tritiya. It is believed that Lord Parshuram, the incarnation of Lord Vishnu was born on this day. Akshaya Tritiya 2021 will be celebrated on Friday, May 14. The propitious day of Akshaya Tritiya is celebrated with zeal and passion by Jain and Hindu communities across India. This day has unique significance as it is believed that the change of fortune on this day makes this occasion very impressive. On this day, the deities, especially Lord Vishnu, are worshiped as the most important ritual. Also, read | Delhi Police Launches “COVI VAN HELPLINE” For Senior Citizens Significance of Akshaya Tritiya This day is believed to be the beginning of Treta Yuga. Akshaya Tritiya is ruled by Lord V...
Eid ul Fitr 2021: Wishes| Messages| Quotes| Whatsapp Status| Images
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Eid ul Fitr 2021: Wishes| Messages| Quotes| Whatsapp Status| Images

Eid ul Fitr is a sacred festival of Muslims, which is celebrated with great pomp globally. The date of Eid ul Fitr is decided after the sighting of the crescent moon. On this day, people wear new clothes, prepare dishes and donate. They also meet their family and friends for the celebration. Importance of Eid ul Fitr It is a celebration to mark the end of Ramzan, a holy month in which Muslims observe fast during the day and do charity which is also called Zakat. On this auspicious day, people perform prayers to seek blessings. People wear new clothes, greet friends and family and celebrate by having a feast. According to Islamic Calander on which date Eid ul Fitr is celebrated   As the Islamic calendar is lunar, the sighting of the moon differs from country to coun...
The US is Tracking Chinese out of Control Rocket falling back to Earth
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The US is Tracking Chinese out of Control Rocket falling back to Earth

According to a press release issued by the US military, the US military is tracking a huge piece of Chinese space debris that is likely to re-enter Earth's atmosphere sometime around 8 May. But as the Pentagon points out, no one knows where it will land yet. The space debris under consideration is formally known as a Long March 5B, a rocket launched into the orbit of China's Tianhe Space Station on 28 April. There are concerns that it may descend into an area inhabited by humans. https://twitter.com/CNN/status/1389737898744889346?s=20 The out-of-control Long March-5B Y2 rocket is falling back to Earth after delivering the first module of China’s upcoming space station Tianhe into orbit. However, Chinese authorities aren’t able to bring the rocket down safely into the ocean. Instead, d...
6.4 Magnitude Earthquake strikes near Sonitpur Assam: Photos| Videos
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6.4 Magnitude Earthquake strikes near Sonitpur Assam: Photos| Videos

An earthquake of magnitude 6.4 struck Assam and adjoining areas, including Bhutan, on Wednesday morning, the National Centre for Seismology said. https://twitter.com/AFP/status/1387252866100862977?s=20 The earthquake hit Sonitpur, Assam, but tremors were also felt in Assam’s capital city, Guwahati, in the morning hours on Wednesday. Vigorous tremors were felt in the North-East as well as parts of North Bengal. While there is no news of anyone being injured, the photos come from broken walls and windows,  walls developing cracks. The epicenter of the earthquake was near Dhekiajuli town, 140 km (86 miles) north of Guwahati. The earthquake struck at 7:51 am at a depth of 17 km from the surface. Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he spoke with Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and ...
PM Modi holds High-Level meeting amid Oxygen crisis to Ensure the fastest Transportation of Oxygen Supply
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PM Modi holds High-Level meeting amid Oxygen crisis to Ensure the fastest Transportation of Oxygen Supply

According to an official statement, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday chaired a high-level meeting to review oxygen supply across India and discussed ways to boost its availability. https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1347859504931590146?s=20 Key Points The PM was informed about how the supply of oxygen supply to the states is continuously increasing. Against the current demand from 20 states of 6,785 MT of liquid medical oxygen, the Center has allocated 6,822 MT a day to these states since 22 April. In his address to the nation on Tuesday, the PM acknowledged the rapid rise in demand for oxygen and assured the nation that the Center, states, and private companies are working hard to ensure that it is available as soon as possible. Also, read | When a Covid Patient Needs...
Maa Siddhidhatri Navratri/Navmi Day 9: Significance| Puja Vidhi| Shubh Muhurat| Mantra| Wishes
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Maa Siddhidhatri Navratri/Navmi Day 9: Significance| Puja Vidhi| Shubh Muhurat| Mantra| Wishes

On day nine, Maa Siddhidhatri form of Durga is worshipped. Navratri is one of the most special Hindu festivals and is celebrated for 9 days. Ram Navami falls on the ninth day of Navratri and is celebrated on the Shukla Paksha of the Chaitra month according to the Hindu Calendar. Also, The Navami Tithi (ninth day), Chaitra, Shukla Paksha (waxing phase of the Moon) marks the birth anniversary of Shri Rama. Navratri Day 9: Maa Siddhidhatri Significance Maa Siddhidhatri is the 9th incarnation of Mother Durga, worshipped on the 9th day of Navratri. Siddhi means “meditative ability” and Dhatri means “giver”.  Thus she is the Goddess of accomplishment, who bestows perfection (siddhis) on her devotees. She is the Goddess of Siddhi who blesses her devotees with wisdom and knowledg...
Maa Mahagauri Navratri/Ashtami Day 8: Significance| Shubh Muhurat| Mantra|Puja Vidhi
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Maa Mahagauri Navratri/Ashtami Day 8: Significance| Shubh Muhurat| Mantra|Puja Vidhi

On the eighth day of Navratri/Ashtami, Maa Mahagauri is worshipped. It is believed that Goddess Mahagauri can fulfill all the desires of her devotees. Navratri Day 8: Mahagauri Significance Durga Ashtami is the most auspicious day of the ten-day Navratri and Durga Puja. Goddess Mahagauri is seen on a bull and has four hands. On one right hand, Mahagauri carries the Trishul or trident and the other right hand is in Varada Mudra symbolizing abundance. She carries the Damaru in one left hand and the other one is again in Varada Mudra. Women pray to Mahagauri for happiness and abundance in life. Another mythological legend around Ashtami, states that Goddess Kali appeared on this day from the forehead of Goddess Durga. He destroyed the Asuras or demons in the form of G...