The return of ‘Award Wapsi’: As farmers protest continue, former Punjab sportspersons want to return awards

Arjuna and Padma award winners from Punjab have now expressed their desire to return their awards to show solidarity with the protesting farmers. Padma Shri and Arjuna awardee wrestler Kartar Singh, Arjuna awardee basketball player Sajjan Singh Cheema and Arjuna awardee hockey player Rajbir Kaur are amongst those who want to return their awards. They … Read more

India invites UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson as chief guest for 2021 Republic Day

New Delhi: India has invited United Kingdom Prime Minister Boris Johnson as the chief guest for 2021 Republic Day. The invite was extended during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s call to UK PM last week.  The telephonic talks that happened on November 27, focused on COVID-19 pandemic, climate change and other related issues.  The Indian government … Read more

Mask violators to compulsorily serve at COVID-19 community centres: Gujarat High Court directs State to issue notice

Since fining for not wearing masks in public does not seem to be working as an effective deterrent, the Gujarat High Court has come up with an interesting punishment to deal with people who are caught without masks. The court has directed the state government to issue a notification, mandating compulsory community service at COVID-19 … Read more

Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong jailed for 13-1/2 months for anti-government protest

Joshua Wong, 24, one of Hong Kong`s most prominent democracy activists, was jailed on Wednesday for 13-1/2 months for his role in an unlawful anti-government rally in 2019, the toughest and most high-profile sentencing of an opposition figure this year. Wong`s sentence comes as critics say the Beijing-backed government is intensifying a crackdown on Hong … Read more

Vienna IS Terrorist wanted to massacre Catholic Youth group inside Church, investigation reveals

As per the report published in Austrian daily Kronen Zeitung, the ISIS terrorist identified as Abu Dagnah Al-Albany, the man behind the attack that took place on November 2 across central Vienna, wanted to cause a bloodbath of the Catholic Youth group in Ruprechtskirche during the prayer time in the evening. He had failed as … Read more

As US President Donald Trump gets ready to leave White House, daughter Ivanka says this about India, PM Modi

US President Donald Trump is set to leave White House in January 2021 and and few weeks before Trump exit the office, his daughter Ivanka Trump has recalled ‘fond memories’ from India visit with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The 39-year-old Ivanka is a senior advisor to President Trump. She took to twitter to recall her … Read more

Yogi govt swings into action to help distressed daughter pleading for medical assistance for her father from non-responsive Akhilesh Yadav

On Tuesday evening, a distressed daughter reached out to former UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav. Prateeksha Yadav Preet, a Mainpuri resident, tweeted to Yadav pleading for medical assistance for her father who had met with an accident earlier. @yadavakhilesh जी आज आपके सैफई में, चिकित्सक की व्यवस्था नहीं हो पाई,,पिता जी का एक्सिडेंट हो गया … Read more

Revealed: The real reason behind US First Lady Melania Trump's 'lack of media coverage'

Members of US President Donald Trump’s team have started targeting each other as Trump gets ready to leave the White House in order to allow President-elect Joe Biden take charge as the new president of the US. Trump’s staff have now started the blame game and the first to come under attack is Stephanie Grisham, … Read more