PM Manmohan Singh has hit back at Advani's remark, calling it disgraceful, former Maharashtra CM Vilasrao Deshmukh is now stable and superstar Amitabh Bachchan got angered the northeast after his tweet said Mary Kom is from Assam.
Also, in Bihar, the woman who sold her son for Rs. 62. 50, now sold her daugher too. In the US, dogged by ill-will, Sikhs are not feeling at home.
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PM says Advani's remark disgraceful, Sonia agitated
Sonia Gandhi was visibly agitated today over LK Advani's remarks questioning the legality of the UPA government and PM Manmohan Singh slammed his remark as disgraceful and unfortunate.
Vilasrao Deshmukh now stable
On Tuesday evening, 24 hours after he was flown down from Mumbai to a super specialty hospital in Chennai, Union science and technology minister Vilasrao Deshmukh, 67, showed signs of improvement.
Dogged by ill-will, Sikhs not feeling at home in US
The letter did not bear the addressee’s name, simply a curt ‘Mr’, and the message it delivered was chilling. But it was nothing this Sikh-American family hadn’t seen before.
Woman who sold son, now 'sells' her 8-year-old daughter
A 35-year-old impoverished woman, who had hit the headlines for allegedly selling one of her eight months old male twins to a Nepalese couple at the Forbesganj railway station for Rs. 62.50 on July 14, has now sold her daughter too.
Amitabh Bachchan's tweet on Mary Kom angers northeast
Amitabh Bachhan got his geography wrong in a tweet on MC Mary Kom, making many wonder if he deserved to carry the Olympic torch. The superstar, however, later apologised for his gaffe but only after his fans corrected him.