JANE MCFARLAND’S OCTOBER FASHION ROUNDUP

From trenches with a twist and Danse Lente’s sellout bags to fashion’s power couples, our fashion director on what’s buzzing in the world of fashion this month. This season’s It bag Every blogger worth her salt was carrying a Danse Lente Johnny bag during fashion week, and the London label has since sold out. Nothing whets the appetite of the fashion pack like a waiting list, and the bag is back to order this week. £320; danselente.com Trenches with a twist Black trench, £1,100, and tartan trench, £870, Wanda Nylon; matchesfashion.com Johanna Senyk,…

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Students with disabilities exempted from paying fees in Odisha schools

The Odisha government has decided to exempt fees for students with disabilities, in government and government-aided educational institutions, in order to motivate them for higher education. The secretary to the higher education department has written letters to all higher educational institutions to implement the government’s decision immediately, said Ananta Das, Higher Education Minister. “The differently-able students like blind students who use Braille for studies, hearing impaired and dumb students, orthopaedically handicapped students with disability more than 75 per cent will be exempted from tuition fees and examination and certificate fees…

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