Miss Teen Diva 2020 winners announced

By Puja GuptaNew Delhi, Jan 27 (IANSlife) Rashi Parasrampuria, Wachi Pareek, Aishwarya Vinu Nair and Sayali Ayre won the title of Miss Teen International, Miss Teen Universe, Miss Teen Earth and Miss Teen Multinational, respectively at the grand finale of the Miss Teen 2020 beauty pageant, held recently in Delhi NCR. Aayushi Dholakia, the reigning […]

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The beauty of slow living

By Puja GuptaNew Delhi, Jan 27 (IANSlife) “Choosing a garment means deciding the identity of our future dreams, in connection with the world and the people who inhabit it,” says Vidur Adlakha, Co-founder La Fuori. Brainchild of designers Adlakha from India and Riccardo Benedini from Italy, La Fuori focuses on organic and sustainable clothing. It […]

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A hip new spot in the Capital

By IANSlife FeaturesNew Delhi, Jan 27 (IANSlife) Strategically located in a cozy nook, at the plush environs of Shangri-Las — Eros, hotel in Delhi, BO-TAI Switch is the latest to join the elite premium dining segments in the Capital. The verbal pun on ‘Switch’ in BO-TAI Switch connotes the dynamics of a chic dining space […]

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2 soldiers injured in Kashmir terror attack

Srinagar, Jan 27 (IANS) Two soldiers were injured after terrorists attacked an army patrolling party in Kulgam district of south Kashmir on Wednesday, officials said. According to details the attack was carried out by terrorists in the Wanpoh area. The two injured soldiers were rushed to hospital. Additional forces have been brought in. The area […]

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Sensex down nearly 400 points

Mumbai, Jan 27 (IANS) The key Indian equities declined on Wednesday morning with the BSE Sensex losing nearly 400 points, coming down from the 48,000-mark. Heavy selling was witnessed in banking, finance and oil and gas stocks. Around 10.25 a.m., Sensex was at 47,954.05, lower by 393.54 points or 0.81 per cent from its previous […]

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JD(U) to go alone in 2022 UP Assembly polls

Lucknow, Jan 27 (IANS) The Janata Dal (United) has decided to contest the 2022 Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls independently. JD(U) national General Secretary K.C. Tyagi has been entrusted the responsibility of strengthening the party organization ahead of the assembly elections next year. Tyagi recently held meetings with party office bearers in this regard. According to […]

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Ethiopia reports 437 fresh Covid cases

Addis Ababa, Jan 27 (IANS) Ethiopia has reported 437 new Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours, pushing the tally to 134,569, health officials said on Wednesday. Officials added the death toll in the country reached 2,075 with four fresh fatlities, even as 549 more recoveries were registered on Tuesday, Xinhua reported. Ethiopia, Africa’s second […]

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IOC urges Olympians to take Covid-19 vaccines

Lausanne, Jan 27 (IANS) The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has urged the teams competing in the upcoming Olympic and Paralympic Games, scheduled to be held later in the year in Tokyo, to be vaccinated against novel coronavirus. According to a news release on IOC website, IOC president Thomas Bach last Friday consulted National Olympic Committees […]

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Stray bull gores man to death in UP

Pilibhit (Uttar Pradesh), Jan 27 (IANS) A man was gored to death by a stray bull in the Barramau village in Pilibhit. The victim, identified as Radha Krishna, a 34-year-old farmer, was shifted to a nearby community health centre, where doctors proclaimed him dead on arrival. Police have sent the body for autopsy. Barkhera Station […]

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Senate confirms Blinken as Secretary of State with mission to redirect US diplomacy

By Arul LouisNew York, Jan 27 (IANS) Anthony Blinken has been confirmed as the Secretary of State to steer US diplomacy in a new direction of greater engagement with international organisations and recasting ties with allies. President Joe Biden’s nominee received the Senate confirmation on Tuesday with 78 votes to 22, the dissenters being Republicans […]

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Guterres calls for non-violence, respecting peaceful protests

By Arul LouisUnited Nations, Jan 27 (IANS) In reaction to the Republic Day farmer protest developments in Delhi, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for non-violence and for respecting peaceful protests. “As we say (in) many of these cases, I think it’s important to respect peaceful protests, freedom of assembly and non-violence,” his Spokesperson Stephane […]

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