West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday made tea and shared it with the locals at a stall in Duttapur village in Digha. In a video, shared by Banerjee on Twitter, she can be seen surrounded by locals as she makes tea at a stall and serves it to local people. "Sometimes the little joys in life can make us happy. Making and sharing some nice tea (cha/chai) is one of them. Today, in Duttapur, Digha," Banerjee wrote alongside the video.In another video shared by her, Banerjee can be seen interacting with locals in the area. "Spent some time today interacting with residents of Duttapur village in Digha," she wrote. … [Read more...] about WATCH: Mamata turns chaiwaala, brews tea at Digha stall
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Video PlayerClose United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres briefs the General Assembly on the 2019 outlook, at the UN headquarters in New York, Jan. 16, 2019. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Wednesday that the United Nations needs to speed up efforts in fighting climate change, achieving toward the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and harnessing the benefits of new technologies. (Xinhua/Li Muzi) UNITED NATIONS, Jan. 16 (Xinhua) -- UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Wednesday that the United Nations needs to speed up efforts in fighting climate change, achieving toward the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and harnessing the benefits of new technologies. Briefing the UN General Assembly on the 2019 outlook, the secretary-general said that "standing still means falling further behind," and that on these three "key 21st-century challenges," the United Nations should dramatically accelerate efforts. On climate change, Guterres reaffirmed his stance … [Read more...] about UN chief sets climate change, SDGs, new technologies as 2019 priorities
Mumbai: Bollywood playback legend Lata Mangeshkar remains hospitalised here on Tuesday due to "viral chest congestion", and was fighting the illness like a "fighter", according to her family. The iconic singer was rushed to the Breach Candy Hospital in the early hours of Monday due to viral chest congestion as a "precautionary measure". Her condition is stable now. "Lata ji is stable. Her parameters are good. Honestly speaking, she has fought so well that she is coming out of this setback. Being a singer, her lung capacity has pulled her through. Truly a fighter. We will update everyone when Lataji gets discharged and comes home," her family said. On Monday, Lata Mangeshkar's health scare caused a frenzy in the world of social media, where some reports claimed that her condition was critical and some said that she was discharged. Her team had to release a statement to put the record straight. "Lata Mangeshkar ji had a viral chest congestion. Keeping her age in mind, as a … [Read more...] about Lata Mangeshkar Health Update: Legendary Singer Stable, But Still In Hospital
NEW DELHI: A desire to seek clarification on power-sharing and some apprehensions about Shiv Sena’s ideological stance resulted in Congress dragging a decision on issuing a letter of support to the Thackeray outfit, leading to Shiv Sena missing the governor’s Monday evening deadline to show its numbers. The Congress Working Committee met for two marathon sessions in the morning and evening the last involving the participation of Maharashtra unit leaders, to discuss the political situation in the state. There was a “positive” understanding on joining the three-way alliance with NCP of Sharad Pawar and Shiv Sena, with pressure from MLAs and the fear of a good section breaking away if the stalemate is not resolved quickly being the main catalyst. However, a 360-degree discussion saw leaders discuss myriad scenarios as also repercussions of such a coalition outside Maharashtra. Some leaders, especially from Kerala, spoke of the political risk of going with Sena … [Read more...] about Shiv Sena-led govt still a possibility, even if Prez rule imposed, feel Congress, NCP
Bigg Boss 13 is turning out to be the season of fake-evictions as we just informed you that Sidharth Shukla's supposed-eviction announced in the precap video for tonight's episode wasn't actually the elimination due to his aggressive behavior but he was punished instead with a nomination for more than a week[Bigg Boss 13: Sidharth Shukla NOT EVICTED Over Aggressive Behavior, Here's How He Was Punished!]. And now another piece of news comes in regard with evicted contestants Devoleena Bhattacharjee and Rashami Desai. The most popular TV bahus' elimination this Weekend Ka Vaar left everyone in shock but they did not show up outside of the house with Shefali Bagga who was evicted with them gave her exit interviews and which made everyone believe that the two small screen stars are indeed in the Secret Room. Finally it is revealed that both Devoleena and Rashami are set to make their entry back into the BB 13 house. With Rashami's rumored boyfriend Arhaan Khan who entered house along … [Read more...] about Bigg Boss 13: Here’s When Evicted Contestants Devoleena Bhattacharjee, Rashami Desai Are Re-Entering The BB 13 House!