Let contentious issues not distract us: President's Independence Day message

President Ram Nath Kovind delivers President's Address to the Nation on the eve of 72nd Independence Day at Rashtrapati Bhawan in New Delhi on August 14 2018. (Photo | PTI)

Touching upon a range of issues, the President also said women were entitled to a life of their choice and security to fulfil their potential, amid concerns over their privacy and safety.










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Sri Lanka edge out South Africa by 3 wickets in only T20

Dinesh Chandimal, who returned from his ban for breaching the spirit of the game, remained unbeaten on 36 to guide the team home in a tricky chase. 

Sri Lanka's Dinesh Chandimal, left, and Isuru Udana celebrate their team's victory over South Africa by three wickets in their Twenty20 cricket match in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Tuesday. ( Photo | AP)