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Putin and Williams open World Cup

Putin and Williams open World Cup

The World Cup was ushered in on Thursday after a short ceremony that featured the unlikely duo of British pop star Robbie Williams and Russian president Vladimir Putin. Williams initially took centre stage ahead of the tournament opener between the hosts and Saudi Arabia by performing three of his greatest hits, one alongside Russian soprano Aida Garifullina.

Three brothers born in Pakistan granted Indian citizenship

Three brothers born in Pakistan granted Indian citizenship

According to reports, three brothers who were born in Pakistan but have been living in Telangana. have been granted Indian citizenship. Mohammed Saif, Mohammed Ruman and Mohammed Sanan have been living in Nizamabad since 2004. Their mother, from Nizamabad, had married a Pakistani and migrated to the country in 1988. But the couple divorced in 2004.
Niti Aayog is India’s action tank

Niti Aayog is India’s action tank

NITI Aayog vice-chairman Rajiv Kumar today hailed the planning body as an "action tank" whose action-oriented approach is getting things done in India.

In the afternoon session of UK India Conclave in Buckinghamshire, Rajiv Kumar, engaged in a candid and had a wide-ranging conversation with delegates on four years of the Modi government.

Teachers can nominate name for awards

Teachers can nominate name for awards

Teachers of government schools can now send their entries directly for National Award for Teachers This was announced by Union Minister for Human Resource Development Prakash Javadekar in his new initiative which was earlier decided by the state government. Javadekar said that government teachers themselves can apply for National Award for Teachers.

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