Author: Teena

A Russian soldier taken by Ukrainians sat in a brick structure, blindfolded, looking terrified. When asked what message he wanted to deliver to his forces and Russian officers in Moscow, the seized soldier responded, “Frankly speaking, they tricked us. “Everything we’d been told was a lie. I would advise my troops to depart Ukrainian land and I believe 90% of us would agree to go home.” “They duped us,” the soldier was reported as saying by the Guardian. Many Ukrainians, from MPs to beauty queens to ordinary citizens, have taken up guns to combat the Russian invaders. Meanwhile, people in…

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Sourav Ganguly realizes the importance of Virat Kohli playing his 100th test on Friday, but the BCCI president and former national captain are confident that the superstar batter will go on to even greater heights in his career. In a video message sent on the BCCI’s official Twitter account, Ganguly lauded Kohli, stating that playing against Sri Lanka in the first Test here would be a dream come true for him. Former #TeamIndia Captain & Current BCCI President – @SGanguly99 – has a message for @imVkohli on his 1⃣0⃣0⃣th Test. 👍 👍#VK100 pic.twitter.com/yXDz4bW5Wd— BCCI (@BCCI) March 3, 2022 Kohli, 33,…

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According to Microsoft, Zain Nadella, the son of Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, died early Monday morning. An email was sent to the executive staff informing them of the situation, and they were requested to keep the family in their thoughts and prayers while giving them space to grieve.  Cerebral refers to brain-related issues; palsy refers to muscle weakness or problems. As a result, cerebral palsy refers to a group of disorders that affect movement, muscle tone, and posture.  In a blog post titled “The moment that permanently altered our life,” Nadella revealed one of his experiences while his wife was…

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Thackeray spoke with Loksatta editor Girish Kuber on Loksatta’s 74th anniversary, a Marathi newspaper owned by The Indian Express group. On the event, the CM also published a book called Loksatta Varshvedh. On Friday, Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray stated that the Centre’s attempts to muzzle and defame states by leveraging its authority show the deterioration of politics, which is harmful to the country and democracy. He went on t say that the Shiv Sena is willing to work with other parties in the country in the national interest. Looking back over the previous few decades, it appears that the…

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke at public gatherings in the Uttar Pradesh towns of Amethi and Prayagraj yesterday. PM Modi began his speech by emphasizing that, for the first time in a long time, elections in UP are being held in which a government is seeking votes based on development work done by it, work done in the benefit of the poor, and an improved peace and order situation. PM Modi remarked about how important February 24th is to him. “Today is a memorable day in my life because PM Kisan Samman Nidhi completes three years…,” PM Modi stated. For…

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The Bachchan’s have long been noted for their royal and elegant appearances. They may be spotted on every occasion when the Bachchan family is in the spotlight due to their mesmerizing outfits. This time, Amitabh Bachchan and his whole family stood out at Anmol Ambani’s wedding. Amitabh Bachchan never forgets to dress up like a gentleman and stand out.  Abhishek Bachchan was spotted wearing a colorful sherwani at Anil Ambani’s son, Anmol Ambani, and Krisha Shah’s wedding. Amitabh, Jaya  and Shweta Bachchan Nanda were also present on Sunday, February 20, in Mumbai.  Pinky Reddy, a philanthropist and wife of GVK…

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Watch Rocket Boys on SonyLIV if you’re hooked or just interested in the history of independent India before Google. In eight episodes, it’s a lot of seeing around three full-length feature films’ worth of time.  Nonetheless, you will most certainly watch it nonstop, almost breathlessly. Jim Sarbh, Ishwak Singh, Regina Cassandra, Saba Azad, Dibyendu Bhattacharya, Rajit Kapoor as Nehru, and many more contribute to the excellent production acting.  If you have no idea where, how, or why India’s scientific-political complex came to be, you will watch it with wide eyes. And how did it gain a third part, military, hyphenated…

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In Punjab, groups and interests have formed around two parties: the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD), founded as an openly religious party representing the rural Sikh class, and the Congress, which has roots in a variety of socioeconomic groupings, including the state’s Hindus.  Identity-based vote banks become less visible in the debate as one proceeds from Uttar Pradesh to Punjab. “Yaha to chahe takdi hai, chahe jhadu wale, ya panja-sabko vote milta hai,” a shopkeeper from Dera Bassi, just outside Chandigarh, says (scale, broom, hand—everyone gets votes in Punjab).  His most visible political identification is not based on caste or religion…

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 The creation of the Union Territory of Ladakh and the Buddhist-majority region of Leh was relieved that its long-standing demand had finally been met. Leh celebrated even when Kargil was revolting. However, there is widespread concern and unrest across Ladakh two years later, not only in Leh. This concern is about the rights of Ladakh’s inhabitants to work and land, the flood of foreigners, the degradation of local culture, environment, and history, and, most crucially, the absence of political participation.   The fact that not everything is fine in Leh was demonstrated in September 2020, when most Leh-based social and political…

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Assembly elections 2022: Voting for the assembly election 2022 is ongoing in Uttarakhand, Goa, and 55 seats in Uttar Pradesh (February 14). While voting takes place in all assembly seats in Goa and Uttarakhand, it will only take place in 55 seats in Uttar Pradesh. The vote in Uttar Pradesh is divided into seven parts, from February 10 to March 7. However, the states’ results mentioned above will be announced on March 10. In today’s elections, some of the leading candidates include Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami, and previous Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Singh…

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