Miss Universe 2018 goes to Philippine’s Catriona Gray

Bangkok : The Philippines’ Catriona Gray was named Miss Universe 2018 in a competition concluding Monday in Bangkok, besting contestants from 93 other countries and delighting her home country. The 24-year-old Gray wore a sparkling red dress she said is inspired by a volcano in the Philippines as she was handed the crown to the
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Korba : Three workers were killed after a gas leak in an underground coal mine of South Eastern Coalfields Limited (SECL) in Chhattisgarh’s Korba district, police said. The accident took place on Sunday evening in Bagdewa coal mines of SECL, which is a subsidiary of Coal India, a senior police official said. A worker accidentally
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Seoul : Nuclear-armed North Korea condemned the United States over its latest sanctions measures, warning Washington’s approach could “block the path to denuclearisation on the Korean peninsula forever”. After a rapid diplomatic rapprochement this year that culminated in the Singapore summit in June between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump,
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Riyadh : Saudi Arabia on Monday slammed as “interference” US Senate resolutions over its war in Yemen and critic Jamal Khashoggi’s murder, warning that the move could have repercussions on its strategic ties with Washington. The Republican-controlled Senate voted on Thursday to end American military support for a Riyadh-led war in Yemen, and separately held
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Chennai, Dec 16: To telecast the information about the school edcuation, Tamil nadu Government will introduce separate Educational Channnel from Pongal. Aiming to utilise the state-run cable TV service provider for education purposes also, Tamil Nadu government on Wednesday proposed introducing a separate Education Channel/ The Channel would bring quality education to the students at
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Raebareli (UP), Dec. 16: Taking on the Congress in Sonia Gandhi’’s home turf, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today accused earlier governments of neglecting the constituency. The Prime Minister laid the foundation stone of some projects and inaugurated few others worth Rs 1,100 crore during his first visit to Sonia Gandhi’s Lok Sabha constituency. He also
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Amaravati, Dec.16: The Andhra Pradesh government put its machinery on high alert and positioned NDRF and State Disaster Response Force in five districts on Saturday as the deep depression in the Bay of Bengal was set to intensify into a severe cyclonic storm and cross the coast between Ongole and Kakinada on Monday. The Met
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Chennai, Dec 16: Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched a blistering counter attack on the Congress party, saying national security and defence sector were either a punching bag or a funding source for it. Modi’s attack on the opposition party came even as the Congress accused the government of “misleading” the Supreme court by presenting wrong
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Washington, Dec 16: As Britain’s divorce from the European Union stumbles ahead, hardliners pushing for a full break are finding support in one foreign capital — Washington. Prime Minister Theresa May, who is barely holding on to power at home, found a frosty reception on her latest mission to Brussels as she struggles to sell
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New Delhi, Dec 16: India and France Saturday held discussions on deepening the bilateral strategic partnership through cooperation in the Indo-Pacific region, defence, space and civil nuclear energy sectors. French Minister of Europe and Foreign Affairs Jean-Yves Le Drian said he and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj reviewed the status of the European Pressurised Reactor
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