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Celebrity Chef – Nita Mehta awards Rajiv Srivastava for his innovative corn pizza recipe

HyperCITY Retail Ltd (India), one of the largest hypermarket chains in the country, today, announced the winner of ‘Pizza Bake Off Competition’ in association with INCONWITH (US based Bakery Institute) in Delhi. Judged by Celebrity Chef Nita Mehta, the contest gave a unique platform for baking enthusiasts to become entrepreneurs highlighting their culinary skills at the HyperCITY store.

Nitish Kumar

Bihar govt decides compulsory retirement for non performing teachers & officials of education department above 50

The Bihar Government has decided to compulsory retire non performing head masters, teachers and education department officials above the age of 50 years. This decision was taken after the review of the education department by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar. 

The chief Secretary Anjani Kumar Singh said, the state government is in process of identifying non performing institutions and all those responsible for poor show will be given compulsory retirement. 

Santosh Mohan Dev

Assam: Former union minister Santosh Mohan Dev passes away

Former Union Minister and Congress leader Santosh Mohan Dev passed away at Silchar in Assam this morning after a prolonged illness. He was 86. Dev was Union Minister for Heavy Industries and Public Enterprise in the first UPA government led by Dr. Manmohan Singh.

Congress President Sonia Gandhi has expressed grief over the demise. She said in a statement that Dev's immense contribution to build the party in the Northeast would always be remembered.

Rajasthan Floods

Rajasthan govt announces Rs 1 lakh compensation for flood victims

The Rajasthan government has announced a compensation of one lakh each to the next of kin of those who have lost their lives in the floods. An official release said, government also announced compensation of 25 thousand rupees each for those critically injured and 10 thousand rupees each for those who sustained minor injuries. 

The relief amount will be provided from the chief minister's relief fund for the flood affected Jalore, Sirohi, Pali and Barmer districts. The decision was taken at a review meeting chaired by Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje. The CM also instructed the officials to conduct a survey of villages where losses to crops are more than 50 per cent.