Firstpost Editor's Picks: Telangana student suicides, political battles in Awadh, Avengers: Endgame; today's must-read stories
All the students who committed suicide in Telangana were from state-run colleges with poor background.
The Awadh region, which has given India three prime ministers — Indira Gandhi, whose parliamentary constituency was Raebareli, VP Singh, who fought from Fatehpur and Atal Bihari Vajpayee, who represented Lucknow — will be the most keenly-watched part of Uttar Pradesh.
Academics and experts frown upon the manner in which the intermediate board executes evaluation of answer scripts. They suspect the "invisible" hand of corporate colleges behind this year's fiasco. All the students who committed suicide were from State-run colleges with poor background.
A major part of Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi founder Prakash Ambedkar’s stature comes from his pro-active stand after the Bhima Koregaon violence on 1 January, 2018. He called for a state-wide bandh the next day; and three months later, led a 50,000-strong rally in Mumbai.
With this final instalment in what Marvel has christened The Infinity Saga, an epic spanning nearly 11 years and comprised twice as many interconnected films, Avengers: Endgame brings one of the most technically impressive undertakings in cinematic history to a grand and (by almost all accounts) satisfying conclusion.
It would take less than a rocket scientist to note that if Mercedes are not offered strong competition right away, this is going to be another predictable and boring season of Formula One racing, with fans forced to pretend to be amused by “a fierce midfield battle”.
Loki, on Disney+ Hotstar, is a light-hearted MCU offering that has more in mind than a typical superhero series
With a premise reminiscent of a largely British genre of comic-fantasy sci-fi, Loki flies by painlessly, although it might not deliver quite as much jokey satisfaction per minute as you’d like.
From Loki's depiction in the comics, the character's treatment in MCU, to the standalone Disney+ Hotstar Premium series releasing today, here's a comprehensive guide to the show led by Tom Hiddleston.
Anup Chandra Pandey appointed election commissioner: All you need to know about ex-UP cadre IAS officer
The next Lok Sabha polls could be announced sometime in March 2024, which could be held under Kumar’s watch