From Madhuri Dixit’s tribute to Saroj Khan to 5 years of Baahubali: Here are the viral posts of the week

This week, like last week was quite eventful with a mix of emotions going around on social media. While on the occasion of Guru Purnima, Madhuri Dixit expressed her disbelief on Saroj Khan not being around anymore, Deepika Padukone wrote a special note for husband Ranveer Singh on his 35 th birthday. Meanwhile, those who […]

Congress extends olive branch to Sachin Pilot as Rajasthan stalemate continues

Sources said that the Congress decided to hold another CLP on Tuesday in order to send message to Pilot that still there’s time for him to come and sort out his differnces with Gehlot. The party also wants to assure Pilot that the high command still has flexibility for him. It is learnt that the […]

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‘Strengthen hands of Sonia, Rahul’: Cong reaches out to placate Pilot

“I appeal to Sachin Pilot and all his fellow MLAs to join today’s Legislature Party meeting. While expressing your faith in the ideology and values of the Congress, please make your presence felt and strengthen the hands of Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi,” Pande tweeted.

Much awaited getaway from the lockdown

The children have prepared a list that I quote verbatim: A half-case of beer; gin and whisky (supplied by a friendly bootlegger), Dad’s rum (sneering at my choice of sundowner), wine — red and white — vodka; tonic water, juices, colas, soda; chips, nachos, peanuts, other ‘thingies’ to munch; jam, butter, mayonnaise, ketchup; ‘assorted’ breads, […]

What does India export the most to China?

Though the government has been pushing for exports of high-value manufactured goods across major markets in place of raw materials and input goods, India’s top exports to China remain in the raw materials category, shows the latest data released by the commerce department for FY20.

Johnnie Walker whisky to be sold in paper bottles from next year

Consumer product companies have come under increased scrutiny for the amount of plastic they use in packaging food and other household items. In Europe, for example, 8.2 million tonnes of plastic were used to package food and drink in 2018, according to ING analysts.

PM Oli says “real” Ayodhya is in Nepal and Lord Ram is Nepali; BJP rejects claim

“We also believe that deity Sita got married to Prince Ram of India. Actually, Ayodhya is a village lying west of Birgunj,” he said, adding that the marriage between bride and bridegroom at such a distance was not possible at the time when there was no communication and transportation system.

Amid overtures to Sachin Pilot, Rajasthan Congress Legislature Party backs Gehlot

Before the CLP meeting began, Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala, camping in Jaipur after being deputed to handle the political crisis, appealed to Mr. Pilot and the MLAs supporting him to raise the issues arising out of “difference of opinion” via party forums.

Rajasthan political crisis | BJP wary after Maharashtra experience

In public, the BJP is maintaining that the events in Rajasthan have nothing to do with it. Party MP and senior leader Om Mathur said it was “unfortunate that the Congress is breaking everywhere. It is the Deputy Chief Minister and Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) chief who is making accusations against his own government. How […]