The wedding was held in Pittsburgh but the highlight of the event was the tennis star and her sister Sarah dancing on a Bollywood number.
No US official on Saturday came to receive the Pakistan prime minister at the airport. Khan took commercial flight instead of a private jet to cut down on expenses. Imran Khan received by Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi and Pakistan ambassador to the US Asad M Khan.
Swaraj's response won many hearts online, with some even requesting the politician to not respond to such tweets.
The overall profile of Rajan, who's a professor at the Chicago Booth School of Business and has served at one of the top institutions across the world, also makes him a suitable choice among the front-runners for the top job at IMF.
A five-year-old girl was raped and then murdered in Narendrapur's Kheyada number 1 panchayat area in South 24 Parganas. The accused had lured the child with fruits and then took her to the nearby jungle and raped her, after which he killed her because she started crying. Police have arrested the accused and he is in custody.
This is the second such incident in Aurangabad in the last few days. Last Friday, a hotel employee was thrashed by a group and forced to chant 'Jai Shri Ram'.
Mumbai man cut his hand in a typical Bollywood movie style and then smeared his blood on his girlfriend's forehead signifying as sindoor before strangulating her and hanging himself from a guesthouse in Kalyan. The reason for this gruesome murder case is not known.
On June 30, a woman forest official was attacked by a group of people, allegedly led by the brother of ruling TRS MLA, in KB Asifabad district when the forest personnel were planting saplings.
The hideout in Madhan-Chanchalu forest in Gandoh area was unearthed during a joint search operation carried out by Special Operations Group (SOG) of local police and troops of 4 Rashtriya Rifles on specific information, Superintendent of police (Operations), Doda, R P Singh told PTI.
The observation by the National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (NCDRC) came while directing Bank of Baroda (BoB) to pay over Rs 3 lakh to a Gujarat resident for losing a cheque of Rs 3.6 lakh, issued in his favour, which had bounced.
Gaurangi Deshmukh, a resident of Pune, had filed a complaint with the consumer forum against Flipkart under Section 12 of the Consumer Protection Act, 1986, alleging deficiency in service against the service provider.
For every household in Chintamadaka, Rao announced assistance of Rs 10 lakh for each household and said the people could use this money to buy machinery like tractors, harvesters, etc.
The Madras High Court had on July 5 granted her the parole, her first such leave in 28 years of incarceration, to make arrangements for the wedding of her daughter, Charithra Sriharan, who was born in prison and is currently a medical practitioner in London.
Agra: A jilted lover live-streamed his suicide on Facebook from a temple in Raibha village in Agra. What is shocking is the fact that some of his Facebook friends witnessed the incident live as he had informed his friends and family members about his decision. According to police reports, the incident took place on Saturday and the victim, identified as Shyam Sikarwar, was found hanging inside the temple premises by the local residents.
Uttarkashi (Uttarakhand) [India], July 21 (ANI): At a time when the Central government has been aggressively promoting its 'Beti Bachao Beti Padhao' scheme, sex ratio at birth data from 132 villages in Uttarkashi district reveal that no girl child was born in these areas in the last three months. District Magistrate Dr Ashish Chauhan said, "We have identified areas where the number of girl childbirth is zero or in single-digit numbers. Speaking to ANI, social worker Kalpana Thakur alleged that zero girl child birth clearly indicated the prevalence of female foeticide.
New York: US Congresswoman Grace Meng has voiced disgust over the "heinous" attack on a Hindu priest in Queens, saying she stands with the minority Hindu community and her borough is home to several communities from around the world. Swami Harish Chander Puri, priest of the Shiv Shakti Peeth temple in Glen Oaks, Queens was attacked by a man who reportedly screamed "this is my neighbourhood". Meng, representing New York's 6th congressional district in the New York City borough of Queens, issued a statement strongly condemning the attack.
Mumbai: The family members of several ‘ill-fated’ persons from Haryana’s Junaid Khan to Maharashtra’s Mohsin Sheikh and several other victims of hate crimes, on Sunday, came together seeking a stringent law to criminalise lynching and other such crimes. The event held at Dadar commenced with the family members and also the victims sharing their ordeal with the public in a jam-packed auditorium.
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New Delhi: The government is learnt to have asked the Supreme Court collegium to reconsider its recommendation to elevate a judge of the Allahabad High Court as chief justice of the Andhra Pradesh High Court. While returning the file of Justice Vikram Nath last month, the government did not cite any reason, sources said. This is perhaps the first recommendation to be returned to the collegium by the present government.
PMGSY was rolled out in 2000 to provide access to all-weather roads in 1.78 lakh rural habitations across the country.
New Delhi (India), July 22 (ANI): BJP MP Pragya Singh Thakur has opposed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's cleanliness programme by stating that she was not elected to get the people's toilets cleaned, AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi said on Monday. Thakur, the newly-elected MP from Bhopal and an accused in the Malegoan blast, courted controversy on Sunday after she said she was not elected as Member of Parliament to clean toilets and drains. Reacting to it Owaisi said Thakur believed in the caste and class discrimination prevalent in India.
Police said that as per initial probe, the pit was dug by a farmer in his fields to drain out excess rainwater but probe was on.
A section of the priests of Archdiocese of Angamaly and Ernakulam have called off their hunger strike said Father Kuriakose Mundadan. The priests including Father Joseph Parekkattil had launched the protest demanding the removal of Cardinal George Alencherry from office. Alencherry is an accused in 14 criminal cases.
Ram Chandra Paswan, who was Union minister Ram Vilas Paswan's younger brother, died at the Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital in New Delhi on Sunday due to cardiac arrest.
It didn’t take employees long to detect the fraud as the fake banknotes had been printed on a cheap inkjet printer using regular printing paper.