Bollywood is still mourning the void that veteran actor Sridevi left when she passed away last year. On Sunday, a book on the late actor titled Sridevi: The Eternal Screen Goddess by Satyarth Nayak was released. The event as held in Delhi. And along with husband Boney Kapoor, Sridevi''s English Vinglish director Gauri Shinde and popular Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone attended the event. At the event, the Bollywood actress spoke about the late actress.
NEW DELHI : The 17th edition of the two day Hindustan Times Leadership Summit (HTLS) began today in New Delhi with Prime Minister Narendra Modi delivering the inaugural address. Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Aditya Birla Group Chairman Kumar Mangalam Birla and Netflix''s founder and CEO Reed Hastings will among the other key speakers during the event. Swimming champion Michael Phelps, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, actors Akshay Kumar, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta Jones, among others, will also speak their minds during the summit.The theme for this year s summit is Conversations for a Better Tomorrow .
The data from the probe, published in the journal Nature, offers clues to long standing mysteries, including why the Sun''s atmosphere, known as the corona, is hundreds of times hotter than its surface, as well as the precise origins of the solar wind.Since its launch in August 2018, Parker Solar Probe has completed three of the 24 planned passes through never before explored parts of the Sun''s atmosphere, using cutting edge scientific instruments to measure the environment around the spacecraft.
According to sources, Pedretti captured the photo from the Italian Island of Sadina. The picture was taken back in June. While displaying the picture on its website, NASA provided some explanation to go along with the picture. NASA explains that in the picture it may appear that it is the Galaxy that is producing the electricity but that is simply an optical illusion and it is the Earth that is producing the lightning.The rocks and shrubs that can be seen in the foreground of the picture are from near the famous Capo Spartivento Lighthouse. The camera is pointed south towards Algeria. The lightning that can be seen in the picture was created by a thunderstorm in the distance.
In the #MeToo era, a song about a man pressuring a woman to stay with him isn;t seen as so cheery by some. On The Voice on Tuesday night, John Legend and Kelly Clarkson performed their new cover of the song, in which he sings about being supportive of whatever decision she makes, with lines like ;It;s your body and your choice; and ;I want you to stay, it;s not up to me.;And yet, the new version has also become controversial, among people who thought the song didn ''t need editing. Sharon Osbourne said it ''s "not right " to change "an innocent lyric, " which she argued is akin to trying to covering up nudes in classic works of art.
TikTok has admitted that in its early days it censored posts by users it deemed "vulnerable " in a misguided attempt to prevent online bullying.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today announced the third edition of "Pariksha Pe Charcha", a session where he would interact with thousands of students on the ways to handle examination stress. The Prime Minister has also launched a contest for the students of Classes 9 to 12 and its winners will get an opportunity to attend the event and ask him questions."Exams are approaching and so is Pariksha Pe Charcha Let us keep working together to ensure stress free examinations. Here is a unique contest for the students of Classes 9 to 12. The winners will get to attend PPC 2020 early next year " the Prime Minister tweeted along with the participation link.
While lightning is pretty spectacular to behold at the best of times, a new NASA photo shows the natural phenomena in all its glory, alongside the Milky Way. Photographer Ivan Pedretti captured the stunning photo from the southern tip of the Italian island of Sardinia in June.
Welcome to Foreign Policy s weekly China Brief. The highlights this week: As foreign governments back Hong Kong s protesters, China s diplomacy is becoming more aggressive, why Chinese students top the new global education rankings, and Huawei finds a new hardware supply chain.If you would like to receive China Brief in your inbox every Wednesday, please sign up here.
Oppo has announced its plans to launch a flagship phone powered by Qualcomm''s latest and greatest mobile processor, the Snapdragon 865 SoC. The phone will go official in the first quarter of 2019, the same time frame in which Xiaomi''s first Snapdragon 865 powered phone will also make its debut. Additionally, Oppo has confirmed that the company will also launch a Snapdragon 765G phone in December the phone is the Oppo Reno 3 Pro and it will offer dual mode 5G connectivity support upon its launch later this month.In an official press release, Oppo mentioned that it will launch a Snapdragon 865 SoC powered flagship phone in Q1 2020. The Oppo phone will be joined by Xiaomi''s Mi 10 in the list of Snapdragon 865 powered phones set to debut next year. In addition to Oppo, Realme, Black Shark, Lenovo, Vivo, OnePlus, and Nubia''s Red Magic are among the companies that have been confirmed to launch phones powered by Snapdragon 865 SoC next year.
A new medical case report tells the story of how a teenager degloved his penis and ripped open his scrotum after suffering a freak accident on his bicycle.As reported in BMJ Case Reports, the 14 year old boy was cycling one handed at walking pace along pavement while holding a drink when he collided with a parked car. Somehow, the handlebars ended up impaling his groin.
Dhoni last played for India in the team''s heartbreaking defeat in the semi final against New Zealand at the World Cup. The veteran wicket keeper had initially opted for a two month long break from cricket during which he served with his battalion in the Indian Army. However, Dhoni has now extended his sabbatical for the rest of the year and will not feature in the next limited overs series against West Indies. Away from the 22 yard pitch, Dhoni has been spending quality time with his friends and family. Gill thanked Dhoni and Sakshi for hosting him and his friends. He termed the trip an 'unforgettable' one. "Thanku @mahi7781 bai amp; @sakshisingh r for having us there We all had a wonderful time #unforgettabletrip," the singer captioned his post.
In a video that has gone viral on social media, Dhoni turned singer and was seen singing the popular Bollywood song Jab Koi Baat Bigad Jaaye Jab Koi Mushkil Pad Jaaye in what looked like a gathering with friends. The video has spread like fire on social media and is a treat to watch for his fans ndash; who have been anxiously waiting for his return to the cricket field. In the video, Dhoni sings a few lines of the song, before handing the mike to his friend ndash; who''s not so good singing leaves the spectators in splits. Meanwhile, Dhoni immediately grabs a notebook which possibly had the lyrics written on it. (Also Read: MS Dhoni''s leadership makes difference for Chennai Super Kings in IPL, says Sanjay Manjrekar)
Andrew Goodyer, 41, who used the stage name Rebellion, blamed his high maintenance girlfriend for the 4,000 con.
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One of the most frequently talked about elements of the engagement mix is employee well being. How someone feels physically, emotionally, financially, spiritually has a real impact on their ability to innovate, collaborate, and connect with others and the company s mission. The good news is that most forward thinking organizations understand that engagement is an important organizational metric and are investing in activities and initiatives that promote employee well being which yield both short and long term benefits for all. The 2019 Cigna 360 Well Being Index assesses how people around the world feel about their health and well being by measuring physical, financial, workplace, social, and family wellness. Overall, the global well being index remained largely steady at 62.0 points, closer to 2017 levels, with a marginal improvement from 2018 s decline, reads the summary report. Stress continues to affect respondents, adversely affecting how people feel about the workplace and directly contributing to the decline in physical health. According to the report, India is one of several countries that showed an improvement in overall wellness with the highest rise of 4.4 points, while the U.S. rating (as well as that of other countries) decreased year over year.