Pranab Mukherjee demitted President office today


Closing another chapter in his legacy, veteran politician and the 13th President of India, Pranab Mukherjee demitted his post today. Addressing a farewell function held in the Central Hall of Parliament, Mukherjee described himself as "humble servant" of people. He said, "With a sense...

Former ISRO chief U.R. Rao passed away


Eminent space scientists and former ISRO chief, U.R. Rao passed away at around 2:30 this morning. Known for his expertise, he played an epochal role in the launch of India’s first satellite Aryabhata. He was the first Indian space scientist to be inducted into the prestigious 'Satellite...

'Lipstick Under My Burka' receives fabulous response

Lipstick Under My Burka

Deemed too ‘lady-oriented’ by the CBFC, the unconventional movie 'Lipstick Under My Burkhaa' finally released on Friday. It is a tale of four small town women with a sense of empowerment.This controversial film managed to get a fabulous response from the viewers and the film critics.

Ram Nath Kovind becomes India's 14th President


After receiving an overwhelming majority of votes, NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind became the 14th President of India. He said, "I never aspired to be the President. My win is a message to those discharging their duties with integrity." PM Modi gave his best wishes to Kovind for a fruitful...

India defeated Australia to enter WC final


India's women's cricket team vanquished six-time champions Australia on Thursday to enter the World Cup final. In an arguably the best ever inning by an Indian woman player, Harmanpreet Kaur amassed 171 runs and bagged Player-of-the-match title. India will vie against England for the...

Showing 1876 to 1880 of 1916 (384 Pages)


Learn English