KOTA: A pioneer of Kota coaching industry, Vinod Kumar Bansal, died at a hospital here on Monday morning after a prolonged illness, his son said. He was 71. Bansal, founder of Bansal Classes, had been suffering from multiple diseases, including muscular dystrophy, his son son Samir Bansal said, adding that he also tested COVID-19 positive, but four days back, his report came out negative. Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla condoled the death of Bansal and said his death was a irreparable loss for the entire academic fraternity. Congratulations! You have successfully cast your vote Login to view result "The demise of Bansal Classes director V K Bansal ji is an irreparable loss for the entire academic fraternity. He dedicated all his life to the education and progress of students. Thousands of students taught by him are making India proud globally. May his soul rest in peace," Birla, an MP from Kota - Bundi, tweeted in Hindi. "He took his last breath around 3.30 am on … [Read more...] about Pioneer of Kota coaching industry V K Bansal dies
By responding to the customer in question, Zomato forgot the basic norm of business which calls for shunning any slugfest with people who have deep-seated prejudices, says Sudhir Bisht. IMAGE: The band of Zomato's merry delivery crew. Photograph: Courtesy, Deepinder Goyal's Twitter page Zomato, one of the most popular online food aggregators, achieved Nirvana sometime last year as its valuation turned $1Billion. There is more to cheer about this home-grown unicorn and it is the forecast that projects its revenues at Rs 3,477 crores and a net profit of Rs 208 crore in financial year 2020- 21. These are the projections made by Zomato’s valuation advisers (Resurgent India) and these projections have been given wide coverage in the print and web media. A profit of Rs 208 crore on a sale of Rs 3477 crore may not be a big cause for celebration but if one views it against the backdrop of the loss of Rs 2035 crores in FY 2018-19 on a yearly revenue of Rs 1425 crores, it … [Read more...] about Did Zomato err by engaging with an aspiring bigot?
Mumbai: It has been a year today since Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan passed away after battling cancer. Remembering his late father, his son Babil Khan penned an emotional note on Thursday morning, stating that no one can ever replace his beloved 'Baba'. Babil shared a candid picture of Irrfan trying his hand at building a table from the time he was undergoing chemotherapy and wrote, "Chemo burns you from the inside, so to find joy in the simple things, like building your own table to write your own journals." View this post on Instagram A post shared by Babil (@babil.i.k) Untitled Carousel Babil Khan remembers dad Irrfan Khan on his birth anniversary, says ‘this time I could not forget your birthday’ On late Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan’s 54th birth anniversary today, his son Babil Khan shared an emotional post on Instagram as he remembered him. He shared a throwback video that … [Read more...] about Remembering Irrfan Khan: Nobody can ever replace Baba, pens son Babil Khan
Lucknow: The sitting BJP MLA from Bareilly's Nawabganj constituency, Kesar Singh Gangwar, succumbed to COVID-19 on Wednesday (April 28). Gangwar was 64. He is the third MLA in the state who succumbed to the virus in the second wave. The MLA was undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Noida for the past few days, where he died, said a PTI report citing family sources. Gangwar, who was recently tested positive for coronavirus, is survived by his wife, three daughters, and a son. Earlier a member of the Legislative Council from the BSP in 2009, Kesar Singh Gangwar joined the BJP in 2017, and won the Assembly election from Nawabganj. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and state Legislative Assembly Speaker Hriday Narayan Dixit condoled his death, while state BJP chief Swatantradev Singh and general secretary (organisation) Sunil Bansal expressed their sorrow. Before Gangwar, BJP MLA from Auraiya Ramesh Chandra Diwakar (56) died on April 23 in Meerut, … [Read more...] about BJP MLA from Bareilly Kesar Singh Gangwar dies of COVID-19
New Delhi: The Exit Poll results of elections in four states and one union territory have been declared. According to Zee News Maha Exit Poll, BJP is set to win in Assam and Puducherry. There is a close battle in Bengal but BJP seems to have the edge. In Tamil Nadu, DMK is likely to get a win over the ruling party AIADMK and in Kerala LDF is expected to form government again. Zee News Editor-in-Chief Sudhir Chaudhary on Thursday (April 29) discussed the exit polls results of five assemblies with a special focus on West Bengal where the chances of “lotus” blooming look decent. In Assam, out of the total 126 seats, BJP is expected to win 73 (64 seats are needed to form the government), while Congress and its allies are likely to 51 seats. According to the Maha Exit Poll , out of a total of 234 seats in Tamil Nadu, where 118 seats are needed to form the government, pollsters predict that DMK-Congress alliance can form the government as it is expected to bag 173 … [Read more...] about DNA Exclusive: Will ‘Lotus’ bloom in Bengal? Check Maha EXIT POLL details here