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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Fernando Alonso to retire from Formula One at end of season

Alonso, whose best finish for McLaren so far was 10th in 2016, said he would carry on endeavouring to finish with a flourish.

Alonso went on to drive for McLaren for a year in 2007 followed by a return to Renault and then four years at Ferrari, before beginning his second spell with McLaren in 2015.( Photo |AFP)