FP The publishers permit sharing of the e-paper's pdf on WhatsApp and other social media platforms " $$$" 4 4 ! %4 4 )*( . -(./) . 2&,+13 &1 "&,2) # ' 2-/+0) 2-0)1 " ! ' # DID RED BALL PLAYERS STUMP SHASTRI'S STAFF? Computer Baba hurt in car accident FARMERS' DEMAND: Dismiss and arrest MoS Ajay Mishra ( % # ' ( # %% # !%!# ) % $%# % % %!! " # & ' % % ) % % "! $ The farmers' 'rail roko' protest for six hours on Mondy hit over 160 trains in eight states, mostly in the north India. Such a massive disruption of train services was unique as it was for the dismissal and arrest of MoS for Home Ajay Mishra Teni in connection with the killing of farmers in LakhimpurKheri on October 3. As many as 63 trains were stopped before reaching the destination, while 43 trains were cancelled. The protest also hindered the schedule of 50 trains, ac- CBSE Class X exams on Nov 30, XII on Dec 1 NEW DELHI:• The first term board exams for Class 10 will begin from November 30, while the exams for Class 12 are scheduled from December 1, the CBSE announced on Monday According to examination controller Sanyam Bhardwaj, . the date sheet is for major subjects while the schedule for minor subjects will be sent to schools separately . The exams for minor subjects for X and XII will begin from Nov 17 and Nov 16 respectively Bifurcating the academic ses. sion, holding two term-end exams and rationalising the syllabus were part of the special assessment scheme for Class 10 and 12 CBSE board exams for 2021-22, which were announced in July in view of the Covid pandemic. The CBSE had last week said that the first-term board examinations for Classes 10 and 12 will be conducted offline in November-December. The board said exams will be objective type and of 90 minutes. The exams will start from 11.30 am in view of the winter season. ! "! ! # '! $ ! # ! ! ! % ) ""# !# " #$! $ !' # % % & # ! ## $%$ % " $! %! $ * ! " #$! $ ( # ## $% )% # " # "! ! (% % % Computer Baba aka Namdev Das Tyagi had a narrow escape after his car collided head-on with a truck on Indore - Ichhapur state highway on Monday morning. The Baba was on his way to poll-bound Burhanpur, to attend election meet of former CM Kamal Nath in village Dhulkot. The Baba received minor injuries in the accident. Terming it a conspiracy, the Baba has demanded a probe into the accident. FP CAN REVEAL THAT SENIOR TEST PLAYERS SUSPECTED THE COACHING SUPPORT STAFF WAS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE SELECTIVE LEAKS IN THE MEDIA The Indian cricket supporters are a happy bunch these days. The euphoria began with the announcement of Mahendra Singh Dhoni as the team mentor for the ICC T20 World Cup where India will launch their campaign against Pakistan on Sunday The speculation about former . great Rahul Dravid replacing Ravi Shastri as the head coach has only added to the excitement. While Shastri has already announced that he wanted to move on, FPJ has learnt that all was not well within the team in the recent times, especially with the Test side. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has invited applications for the positions of the head coach and the support staff, and while a complete overhaul of the support staff was expected after the T20 World Cup anyway, the BCCI is going about the recruitment processes with a slight sense of urgency . cording to the Northern Railways' CPRO. The most affected were Punjab and Haryana. Trains that have been affected in the NR include the Chandigarh-Ferozepur Express. No Covid case for third day in a row Ex-US state secy Powell dies of Covid Ram Rahim gets life 20 Hindu homes torched INDORE: No positive case of Covid was found on Tuesday Zero positive cases were . reported consecutively for the third day As many as . 5,283 samples were tested on Monday and 5267 were tested negative while 16 samples were found insufficient for testing. Total number of positive cases remained at 153191. No death was reported on Monday and 3 patients were discharged. WASHINGTON: Colin Powell, former Joint Chiefs chairman and secretary of state, has died from Covid-19 complications, his family said on Monday He was 84. In . 1989, Powell became the first black chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. In that role he oversaw the US invasion of Panama and later invasion of Kuwait to oust the Iraqi army in 1991. But his reputation suffered a painful setback when, in 2003, Powell went before the Security Council and made the case for US war against Iraq. He cited faulty information claiming Saddam Hussein had secretly stashed away weapons of mass destruction. Iraq's claims that it had not, represented "a web of lies", he told the SC. The family said Powell had been fully vaccinated. CHANDIGARH: Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh and four others were sentenced to life imprisonment by a special CBI court on Monday for the murder of sect manager Ranjit Singh in 2002. The Dera chief, who is lodged in Rohtak's Sunaria jail since his conviction in 2017 for raping two disciples, appeared through video-conferencing, while the other four were present in the court in Haryana's Panchkula. ! DHAKA: A mob has damaged 66 houses and set on fire at least 20 homes of Hindus in Bangladesh over an alleged blaspshemous social media post amidst protests by the minority community against temple vandalism incidents during the Durga Puja celebrations last week, authorities said on Monday The arson attack by the mob of over a hun. dred people happened late on Sunday on a village in Rangpur district's Pirganj upazila, the bdnews24.com reported. Police rushed to a fishermen neighbourhood as tension mounted over a rumor that a young Hindu man had ‘dishonoured religion' in a Facebook post, ASP Kamruzzaman said. the incident took place after 10 PM yesterday but fire fighters doused the blaze within a short period (and) the situation is now under full control," he said.