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Importance Of The World Day Against Child Labour 2020

International Labour Organization (ILO) has marked June 12 to observe the World Day Against Child Labour and it is observed in almost 100 countries around the globe.

History of the World Day Against Child Labour

It started in 2002 when the International Labour Organization suggested that June 12 be observed as the World Day Against Child Labour. And it put facts in support of its suggestion. It said that many children in the age group of 5 to 17 were engaged in work that deprived them of normal childhood like getting education, proper healthcare and leisure time.

Significance of the World Day Against Child Labour

The World Day Against Child Labour is observed with the sole purpose of bringing the plight of child labour before the world and encourage the authorities responsible for safety of children to find ways to remove children from the clutches of labour. The message that goes to the society is to save childhood from the physical and mental problems of child labour.

Theme for the World Day Against Child Labour 2020

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Carry Minati Celebrates His 21st Birthday Today

YouTube celebrity Carry Minati turns 21 today. Born on June 21, Ajay Nagar is the proud owner of the most subscribed YouTube channel CarryMinati. “So how are you guys” is the tagline of his channel.

Meet Ajay Nagar

The 21-year old YouTuber hails from Faridabad in the Delhi NCR region. He did his initial schooling from Delhi Public School (DPS) but he was more inclined to creative than traditional studies. Ajay launched his first YouTube channel at the age of 10-11. It was StealThFearzz but it didn’t receive expected response from the targeted audiences. He used to post different videos in this channel.

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Journey to become a YouTuber

Presently, he is a solo YouTuber with highest number of subscribers (21.7 million+) in the country. Also, his video Yalgaar is also the most liked (10 million+) video on YouTube. But the biggest thing for Ajay Nagar is the TikTok vs YouTube controversy that shot his Carry Minati channel to success in a short time.

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Alaya Furniturewalla Attempts A Difficult Yoga Pose For Three Minutes

Actress Alaya Furniturewalla has been taking a keen interest in yoga ever since the nationwide lockdown is imposed. Also, she shares her yoga videos on her Instagram account. Recently she shared a video of her going a difficult yoga asana but at the same time, advised her viewers to be careful while trying yoga.

Alaya Furniturewalla yoga posture video

She shared an interesting video but with a disclaimer that her video shouldn’t be treated as a tutorial as it was the first time that she attempted the yoga. Alaya captioned her video that it was just 3 minutes of struggling to do the things in the right manner.

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Cyclone Nisarga Approaching Mumbai At 120 KMPH

Mumbai the financial capital of India is bracing for a cyclone in over 100 years. It was a tropical cyclone named Nisarga but it intensified into a “super cyclonic storm” today morning.

10 points about this cyclonic development

  1. Cyclone Nisarga will make landfall about 100 km from Mumbai near Alibaug. Its wind speed could be up to 110 km/hour gusting up to 120 km/hour.
  2. In Maharashtra, more than 19,000 people have been moved to safe places. CM Udbhav Thackeray has appealed people to stay indoors.
  3. The eye of the storm is visible in the Dopplers Weather Radars (DWR) that are tracking the storm in Mumbai and Goa. The diameter of the eye is 65 km.
  4. Mumbai police has banned human movement along the coastline since last night.
  5. Directorate General of Civil Aviation cautioned airlines against operating in cyclonic conditions.
  6. A storm surge of up to 6.5 meters high will inundate the low-lying areas of Mumbai, Thane and Raigad districts.
  7. Over 30 National Disaster Response Force teams have been deployed at sensitive areas to conduct rescue operations.
  8. Prime Minister Narendra Modi took stock of the situation and payed for the well
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Indian-American Scientist Bags Prestigious Science Award

Renowned Indian-American inventor Rajiv Joshi has bagged the prestigious Inventor of the Year award for his great work in the field of electronic industry and artificial intelligence.

Early life and qualification of Dr Joshi

The master inventor has more than 250 patented inventions in the US and he works at the IBM Thomson Watson Research Center in New York. He is an alumnus of IIT Mumbai and holds an MS degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Also, he has done PhD in mechanical/electrical engineering from Columbia University, New York.

He remembered that his parents always inspired him with the stories of the renowned inventors like Guglielmo Marconi, Madame Curie, Right Brothers, James Watt, Alexander Bell, Thomas Edison and others. He said that the stories of the great stalwarts shaped his mind and encouraged him to do inventions.

Award

The prestigious annual award was presented by the New York Intellectual Property Law Association early this month but it was a virtual award ceremony. In his acceptance speech, Dr Joshi said that could, artificial intelligence and quantum computing not only remained the buzzwords but their utility, widespread usage was advancing … Read the rest

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Netflix Subscribers Can Upgrade Their Plans For Free For 30 Days

Netflix is offering its premium plans for free for one month. The new members will be provided an opportunity to move into premium plans for 30 days in which they will get all the services of premium members. At the end of the free plan period, they can choose to switch back to their previous plans or continue with the upgraded plans.

Free service by Netflix

The biggest subscription-based streaming service of the world has come up with a marketing tactic to promote its premium plans. It is offering a upgrade to its subscribers so that they can experience video streaming in a new way. Also, the free service will help them choose the best plans for their needs.

Netflix plans and upgrades

The upgrade is available for two plans – Basic and Standard. While the “Basic” subscription plan starts at Rs. 499, the subscription rate of “Standard” plan is Rs. 649.

Basic subscribers will be upgraded to Standard where they will enjoy high-definition (HD) video resolution and simultaneous viewing on two screens that is currently unavailable in the Basic plan.

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