Iron Lady Sharmila gets security cover

Imphal / DC : Manipur’s Iron Lady Irom Sharmila, who broke her 16 year long fast on Tuesday and decided to enter electoral politics, was on Wednesday given security after some groups opposed her decision even as she said she had been misunderstood. Ms. Sharmila, 44, has been put on liquid diet and is under …

Smriti Irani to Go to Siachen on the Rakhi Day

Hyderabad / DC :   Union textile minister Smriti Irani will be going to Siachen base camp on Raksha Bandhan day while seven other women ministers of the Narendra Modi government will be visiting soldiers elsewhere. Minister Sushma Swaraj, Uma Bharti, Maneka Gandhi and Nirmala Sitharaman , Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti and Anupriya patel will also …

Rio Games open with ”Samba”, Global Warming takes center stage

Rio de Janeiro, Aug 6 (PTI) Brazil showcased its rich history and cultural heritage, combined with Rio’s famous ‘Samba’ dance, as the 31st Olympic Games was officially launched with a subtle yet powerful message of global warming plaguing the world in a glittering opening ceremony here. Brazil organizers put their passion for football aside and …