Accordingly US President Donald Trump arrived on Sunday evening for the summit with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin, the first one on one meeting between the two leaders in the midst of various tensions. Meanwhile when coming directly from Scotland after his visit to Britain, Trump will hold talks with Putin on Monday with only translators. Reports added the two presidents will later hold a joint press conference to introduce the results of their meeting.
According to sources Polish people participated in the "Day without cell phone" campaign on Sunday, an informal action encouraging people to put away their mobiles and strive to consolidate direct ties with friends and family members. As per report the "Day without cell phone" action was initiated a few years ago to remind people about non-virtual life, genuine social contacts and communication based on real conversation instead of text messaging and checking on the Internet constantly.
As per report recently, the TDP Chief faced an embarrassing situation when he was questioned for promoting Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana in the name of Chandranna Bima. In a fresh controversy which set tongues wagging on social media, the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) government is caught up in an awfully ugly embarrassment over the much hyped Anna Canteens. Previously on July 11, Chandrababu launched Anna Canteens, which offers food at a nominal rate of Rs 5 per plate, across the state.
Pakistan sources stated that Pakistani actress cum model and singer Meesha Shafi has accused fellow Pakistani artiste Ali Zafar of sexual harassment. Meesha said "She has been subjected to sexual harassment of a physical nature at the hands of a colleague from her industry: Ali Zafar. These incidences did not happen when she was young or just entering the industry".
The great development and growth of India will be at risk if the current Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi does not win next year's parliamentary elections, as predicted by a top US industrialist. Former executive chairman and CEO of Cisco Systems John chambers have given an interview to Indian reporters expressing that India can become the world's strongest growth-inclusive country.
In a twist of events, TDP has decided to bring a Non-Confidence motion against the ruling BJP party once again. The rift between BJP and TDP gets bigger each day. As BJP never kept their promise of giving special status to Andhra Pradesh, the rift got bigger and bigger.
Washington sources reported that President Donald Trump’s lament this week that immigration is “changing the culture” of Europe echoed rising anti-immigrant feelings on both sides of the Atlantic, where Europe and the United States are going through a demographic transformation that makes
Mumbai sources reported that Irrfan Khan, who was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer earlier this year, is currently in London, seeking treatment. Meanwhile the good news is that he is recovering slowly but steadily and the bad news is that he doesn’t plan to return home any time soon.
Chennai sources added that actor turned politician Rajinikanth on Sunday extended his support to the One Nation One Election theory and said that this move will surely save public funds. Meanwhile when taking to twitter, the Tamil actor said, "He supports One Nation One Election. This will save money and time."
New Delhi sources added that PM Narendra Modi said at a public meeting in UP, as part of his two day visit to the state the real face of these parties was revealed by their approach on triple talaq". Meanwhile he said criticizing the opposition that on one side the Centre is making efforts to ease and improve the lives of women and on the other these parties are working to put the lives of women, especially Muslim women, in danger.
Sources from Chennai reported that the proposed Salem eight lane highway project has been a topic of contention between different factions in the state and has caused unrest among farmers. Meanwhile the actor turned politician Rajinikanth is of the opinion that such projects are necessary for the development and growth of the country
Accordingly the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam (TTD) on Saturday said that it would restrict 'darshan' for devotees at the Lord Venkateswara temple atop Tirumala between August 9 and August 17. Recently a special meeting was convened on the matter, following which TTD Trust Chairman Putta Sudhakar informed that a grand cleansing ritual, titled 'Maha Samprokshana', which is performed once in 12 years, was going to take place.
Andhra sources added that seven persons were declared missing on Sunday morning as authorities in Andhra Pradesh resumed their search and rescue operations following a boat capsize on Saturday evening. Meanwhile the incident occurred near Pasuvullanka in I. Polavaram Mandal (block) in East Godavari district
As per report Director General of Police M Mahender Reddy said Hyderabad police's Community CCTV project 'Nenu Saitham' was a massive success in the city, with a 32% reduction in the overall crime rate in the last three years. Meanwhile with community involvement and active partnership in the project, the impact of CCTVs in Hyderabad city police jurisdiction
The last word in English happens to be zyzzyva. As per the latest update of Oxford English Dictionary there are more than 600 words, phrases which have come into common usage. Some of these words include "zyzzyva", a type of south America based tropical weevils.
The meeting of the highest body to suggest educational changes to central and state governments, Central Advisory Board of Education (CABE), will be held tomorrow. One of the important agenda of the meeting is to include a passage from the autobiography of Bharat Ratna Dr APJ Abdul Kalam, as per suggestions given in August meeting last year, in the English textbooks of the SSC and HSC boards.
The External Affairs Minister of India, Smt. Sushma Swaraj had made an announcement on Friday that henceforth all passports in the country will not just be in English but will be in both English and Hindi languages. Sushma Swaraj has made the announcement during the occasion of passport seva divas held in New Delhi, as a new provision.
A Tamilnadu based small town teacher who sold off her jewelry to provide education of international standards to her students, has become talk of town. A government school teacher Annapoorna Mohan, from TN's Villupuram, sold her jewels to gather funds to get international look for her classroom.
Hyderabad sources made a statement that Minister for Municipal Administration and Urban Development KT Rama Rao announced on Saturday that the state government will establish about 1,000 Basthi Dawakhanas across Hyderabad.
As per report the slaughter in Iceland of what is claimed was a member of the endangered species has triggered outrage and left experts puzzled about its true identity. Sea Shepherd, an international non-profit marine conservation movement, said in a statement that "There has not been a blue whale harpooned by anyone for the last 50 years until this one".
Accordingly former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is languishing in sub-standard facilities in the high security Adiala jail in Rawalpindi, alleged his son Hussain. Recently Hussain Nawaz Sharif alleged that his father was deprived of a bed in the jail and that the bathroom there was extremely dirty, "probably not cleaned for ages. Meanwhile " National Accountability Bureau
Hyderabad sources reported that the regional office of Indian Meteorological Department has forecasted heavy rainfall for all districts of Telangana over the next 48 hours. Meanwhile according to a duty officer at IMD here, this major shift in the weather condition was a result of the low pressure area that was continuing over Bay of Bengal.
Sources from Mumbai reported that Chairman of India’s oil to telecom major Mukesh Ambani has overtaken Alibaba Group’s founder Jack Ma to become the richest person in Asia. Meanwhile a day after Reliance Industries’ stock entered the $100 billion market capitalization club, the stock went on to rally
Chennai sources added that an official said as many as 47 major temples in Tamilnadu run by the Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments Department will get Food Safety and Standards Authority of India certification for their 'prasadam’. Accordingly prasadam, a material substance of food, is a religious offering and is normally consumed by devotees after offering prayers.
According to report at least 70 people, including a political leader, were killed in a horrific suicide bombing targeted at a rally in Pakistan's Balochistan province on Friday. Meanwhile it was the third such attack on election candidates in the run up to the July 25 general elections. Accordingly Balochistan Awami Party (BAP) candidate Siraj Raisani was killed along with 70 people, while 120 were injured in the blast in Mastung district.
According to sources the Congress had hit back at the BJP for its statement that the opposition party was trying to create a "partition like situation" in the country, saying that it was the BJP that was seeking to polarize people and divert attention from "real issues". Meanwhile in a sharp attack on the Congress, senior BJP leader and Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman had asked Congress chief Rahul Gandhi to clarify
As per report, the traditional 141st Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath had taken off in Ahmedabad in all festive color and religious fervor on Saturday amid massive security cover with the first time use of Israeli helium balloons fitted with high resolution cameras. Meanwhile a posse of more than 20,000 police personnel has been deployed along the 18 km route of the yatra through Ahmedabad's walled city areas and outskirts.