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Amitabh Bachchan receives Dadasaheb Phalke award from President Ram Nath Kovind
Actor Amitabh Bachchan was conferred with the Dadasaheb Phalke award for his outstanding contribution to the world of cinema, on Sunday. The veteran actor received the award, the highest honour of the film industry, from President Ram Nath Kovind at the Rashtrapati Bhavan. Read more here.
‘BJP won’t decide if we are Indians or not’: SP leader Akhilesh Yadav says won’t fill NPR form
Samajwadi Party leader Akhilesh Yadav said on Sunday he will not fill the form to determine citizenship under the National Population Register (NPR) as he called out the Centre for overlooking problems hurting the economy. Read more here.
To live in India, people will have to say ‘Bharat Mata ki Jai’, says Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan
Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan has said only those people who are ready to praise Bharat Mata can live in India as he blamed protesters for the violence during the anti-citizenship law agitations across the country. Read more here.
‘Not for all Muslims’: UP deputy CM Keshav Prasad Maurya backs Meerut SP over communal remarks
Uttar Pradesh’s deputy chief minister Keshav Prasad Maurya has defended the police officer who was caught on camera using communal language against Muslims in Meerut during protests against the citizenship act last week. Read more here.
Sourav Ganguly sent me food: Inzamam says cricket and religion don’t mix, rubbishes Danish Kaneria claims
Former Pakistan captain Inzamam-ul-Haq has hit out at Danish Kaneria and said that religion had no role to play in cricket. Read more here.
Bhumi Pednekar, Parineeti Chopra, Urvashi Rautela: Worst-dressed female celebrities of Bollywood in 2019