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WATCH| Justice UU Lalit sworn in as 49th CJI; announces three major reforms

Justice Uday Umesh Lalit took oath as the 49th Chief Justice of India on August 27. President Droupadi Murmu administered the oath of office at a ceremony held at Rashtrapati Bhavan. Former CJI Justice NV Ramana, Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union ministers were present at the ceremony. On the eve of him taking charge from outgoing CJI NV Ramana, Lalit highlighted three areas in which he intends to work during his tenure.

published on : 27th August 2022

India's first tribal woman President Droupadi Murmu takes oath; 'watershed moment', says Modi

Droupadi Murmu scripts history by becoming the first-ever tribal woman to hold President's post. She is also the youngest to hold the office of the President, adding more to her many firsts. Murmu, who is now the second woman President of the country, was administered the oath of office by CJI NV Ramana on Monday. Prior to the ceremony she visited Rashtrapati Bhavan where she was received by the outgoing President Ram Nath Kovind and his wife Savita Kovind.

published on : 25th July 2022

Sri Lanka anti-govt protestors recover millions of rupees from Gotabaya mansion, says media report

The anti-government protesters in Sri Lanka who took over President Gotabaya Rajapaksa's official residence have claimed to have recovered millions of rupees inside his mansion. A video is being shared on social media showing the protesters counting the currency notes. The recovered money was said to be handed over to the security units, the Daily Mirror newspaper reported.

published on : 11th July 2022

Himachal: 16, including school children, killed as bus falls into gorge; PM announces ex-gratia

Sixteen passengers, including some school children, were killed as a private bus fell into a gorge in Himachal Pradesh's Kullu district on Monday, district officials said. The bus was on its way to Sainj from Shainsher when it fell into the gorge at a hairpin bend near Jangla village at around 8.30 am, they added. The bus was carrying over 30 passengers, including several school children, they added. The president and prime minister have condoled the loss of lives in the accident. The Prime Minister has approved an ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh each from Prime Minister's National Relief Fund (PMNRF) for the next of kin of those who have lost their lives due to the tragic bus accident in Himachal Pradesh, the Prime Minister's Office said in another tweet. The injured would be given Rs 50,000 each, it said.

published on : 4th July 2022

PM Modi lands in Chennai, cops set up five-layer security in city

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has landed in Chennai. In an event scheduled to take place at the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium here, Modi is set to dedicate to the nation and lay the foundation stones of 11 projects worth over Rs 31,500 crore.

published on : 26th May 2022

Who is Shehbaz Sharif? All you need to know about the next PM of Pakistan

After weeks of high octane political drama, Imran Khan's ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government was ousted from power on April 10, 2022. Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President Shehbaz Sharif, who is set to become the next Prime Minister of the country, expressed his happiness on Saturday and said "today is a day of joy".

published on : 10th April 2022

'We will succeed, no one can stop us', says PM Modi after India falls 2.1 km short of moon

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday addressed the scientists of  ISRO calling them "exceptional professionals" whom the nation and the world at large stands by.

published on : 7th September 2019

Rahul Gandhi on Kashmir and that 'Modi hug'

Rahul Gandhi on how the Kashmir issue can be solved and on why he hugged PM Modi.

published on : 16th March 2019

Q&A with Prabhu Chawla 13: Can biopics win elections?

Narendra Modi, NTR, YSR - three titans, three biopics. Will this be the new winning formula for the Lok Sabha polls? Reality bites with Prabhu Chawla

published on : 12th January 2019

Congress workers disrupt screening of ‘The Accidental Prime Minister’ in Kolkata

Congress workers protested and raised slogans at Inox cinema hall at the Quest Mall in Kolkata on Friday over the same issue.

published on : 12th January 2019

Modi, Rahul or an accidental PM - whom will India get in 2019?

A motivational, incidental or #accidentalPM - who will rule India next? @Prabhuchawla shares his prediction for Lok Sabha 2019.

published on : 1st January 2019

When we get chance to exercise freedom of expression, we’re stopped: Anupam Kher

Cinema has to move on. Show maturity and allow people to make such films.

published on : 29th December 2018

‘The Accidental Prime Minister’ row: Freedom of expression cannot thrive on falsehood, says Manoj Jha

The film has been crafted beautifully. Coffers have been opened by the BJP to fund the movie. One has never been heard that a twitter handle of the political party went for a promo kind of thing. 

published on : 29th December 2018

Didn’t promote film till we got CBFC certificate: Anupam Kher

Bollywood actor Anupam Kher’s upcoming film ‘The Accidental Prime Minister’ has been stirring controversy ever since the trailer was released.

published on : 29th December 2018

The most difficult part was to mimic Dr Manmohan’s voice: Anupam Kher

I must have seen hundreds of hours of footages, but the most difficult was the voice part of it, because it is a typical particular voice.

published on : 28th December 2018

Q&A with Prabhu Chawla 5: Rahul Gandhi 2.0 -- a blockbuster in the making?

After the 3-0 win, is Rahul ready to challenge Modi for the Prime Ministerial crown?

published on : 25th December 2018

Not just PM, I was also accidental Finance Minister: Manmohan Singh

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday said that he was not only an ‘accidental prime minister’ of India but also the country’s accidental ‘finance minister.’ 

published on : 19th December 2018

Britain PM Theresa May wins no-confidence vote

British Prime Minister Theresa May has survived a challenge to her leadership triggered by angry pro-Brexit lawmakers within her party.

published on : 13th December 2018

Kartarpur Corridor can function as bridge to connect people: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi was at the Gurpurab Kirtan Darbar programme at Sukhbir Singh Badal’s residence in New Delhi on the occasion of 550th Guru Nanak Prakash Utsav.

published on : 24th November 2018

Prime Minister Modi offers prayers at Kedarnath shrine

Prime Minister Narendra Modi offered prayers at Kedarnath Shrine in Kedarnath of Uttarakhand on Wednesday on the occasion of Diwali.

published on : 7th November 2018
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