E-auction of PM Modi’s gifts: Photo stand, silver Kalash fetch Rs 1 crore each

https://ift.tt/307pt2i A silver ‘kalash’ and a photo stand with a picture of Narendra Modi, both gifted to him, fetched Rs 1 crore each at an e-auction organised by the culture ministry, according to the PM Mementos website. The photo stand, which also had a message in Gujarati, had a base price of Rs 500, but […]

Before 2014, people wondered whether India’s multi-party democracy had failed: Amit Shah

https://ift.tt/305UeEX Union home minister Amit Shah attacked the Congress for its “culture of policy paralysis”, alleged corruption and unguarded borders prior to 2014 saying people wondered then whether India’s multi-party democratic system had failed. He said the state of the country during Congress rule was such that the common man was clueless as to where […]

‘The Nightcrawlers’ and ‘Lost and Found’ Review: Short Documentaries Tackle Big Issues

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Two films — one on the violent antidrug campaign in the Philippines, another on refugees from Myanmar — screen together. Vía The New York Times. More: https://ift.tt/3054Wup * * * * * A roundup of the latest reviews, releases and more. Every Friday, stay on top of Critics’ Picks, blockbusters and independent films by […]

Javier Burillo: Mexican property developer held over son’s boating death

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Javier Burillo is accused of being drunk while operating a boat that hit and killed his 11-year-old. Brought to you by BBC. Read more: https://ift.tt/2LSqgKI * * * * * Breaking news, sport, TV, radio and a whole lot more. The BBC informs, educates and entertains – wherever you are, whatever your age. https://www.bbc.com/

Trump Calls for Attractive Business Environment in Angola

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J [ANGOP] Luanda -The President of the United States of America, Donald Trump, on Monday urged the Angolan government to promote an attractive environment for foreign direct investment that encourages greater involvement of US companies. Brought to you by all Africa. Further reading:https://ift.tt/32Wj9bd * * * * * https://allafrica.com/ allAfrica: African news and information for […]

SC seeks status report from CBI, ED on investigation in coal scam cases

https://ift.tt/2M9THrZ The Supreme Court on Tuesday sought to know from the CBI and the ED the status of investigation and trial in the coal block allocation scam cases probed by the two agencies. The court said it would take a practical view on repatriation of officers, involved in the investigation of coal scam cases, to […]

Maharashtra assembly elections: Defectors will become history, says Sharad Pawar

https://ift.tt/34Me6vr NCP president Sharad Pawar on Tuesday said those who left the party would lose their political relevance in the coming assembly elections in Maharashtra. ​Several NCP leaders including former ministers have crossed over to the ruling BJP or Shiv Sena ahead of the state elections. Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: […]

Javier Burillo: Mexican property developer held over son’s boating death

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Javier Burillo is accused of being drunk while operating a boat that hit and killed his 11-year-old. Brought to you by BBC. Read more: https://ift.tt/2LSqgKI * * * * * Breaking news, sport, TV, radio and a whole lot more. The BBC informs, educates and entertains – wherever you are, whatever your age. https://www.bbc.com/