Evening Newswrap April 8

Evening Newswrap April 8

From 'my friend China' to 'attractive' female Dalai Lama: What 14th Dalai Lama said in Tawang

The Tibetans spiritual leader spoke on a variety of topics, including international affairs, spirituality and reincarnation, in Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh.

Syria: Rebels factions welcome US missile attack on airbase, call it a 'turning point'

According to a rebel commander in Homs, the missile strike was positively received among the rebel factions in the province, Xinhua news agency reported.

IPL 2017: Virat Kohli keeps my passion for cricket alive, says AB de Villiers

Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers play for the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the IPL and are known to be good friends off the field as well.

Priyadarshan's reason why Akshay won National Award over Aamir is bizarre

The filmmaker reasoned that Aamir Khan never attends award shows to accept the honour, so "why spoil it for some other actor?"