Kamal Haasan meets Rahul, discusses politics in TN

New Delhi, June 20 : Actor Kamal Haasan, who has floated a new political party Makkal Needhi Maiam, on Wednesday met Congress President Rahul Gandhi and discussed the political situation in Tamil Nadu. “Enjoyed meeting Kamal Haasan in Delhi today. We discussed a wide range of issues concerning our two parties, including the political situation […]

Governor’s rule not to affect anti-terror operations: Army chief

New Delhi, June 20 : The political change in Jammu and Kashmir will not affect anti-terror operations which will continue as before the Ramadan ceasefire, Army chief General Bipin Rawat said here on Wednesday. “We do not think there will be any change. We don’t have any political interference. There has never been a stop […]

Xi, Oli meet, discuss rail connectivity between China and Nepal

Beijing, June 20 : China and Nepal discussed cross-border railway connectivity on Wednesday as President Xi Jinping met Nepali Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli here and said that Beijing is ready to cooperate with the Himalayan nation under the framework of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). Oli, who arrived here on Tuesday on a […]

Tamil Nadu girl Anukreethy Vas wins Miss India World 2018 title

Mumbai, June 20 : All of 19, Anukreethy Vas from Tamil Nadu’s Trichy, triumphed over contestants from all over India to clinch the Femina Miss India World 2018 title, succeeding Manushi Chhillar who brought home the coveted Miss World crown back to the country for the first time since 2000. Anukreethy, raised by a single […]

Being raised by single mother has been inspiring: Miss India World 2018

By Nivedita New Delhi, June 20 : The newly crowned Miss India World Anukreethy Vas — who works for the education of transgenders — feels a smile keeps everyone going, something she has learnt from her mother, who rose her single-handedly. The 19-year-old feels that being raised by a single mother was challenging, but being […]

Farmers’ income increasing, says Modi

New Delhi, June 20 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said the income of farmers in the country increased, and also doubled in many cases, due to various initiatives taken by the Central government. During his interaction with select farmers from the various parts of the country through “Narendra Modi App”, Modi asked them […]