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Lucknow Jitesh Singh Deo Named Mr. India World 2017

Jitesh Singh Deo from Lucknow has won the prestigious Mr India World 2017 title. With this win Jitesh Singh Deo has been confirmed to represent India at Mr World competition. The finale of the contest was held at Bandra Fort and was judged “Queen” of Bollywood Kangana Ranaut, designer Manish Malhotra and tennis player Mahesh […]

Michael Jordan Tops Forbes world’s highest-paid athletes of all time List

Retired basketball legend Michael Jordan is the world’s highest-paid athlete of all time as per the latest Forbes list of highest paid athletes. The 54 years old Jordan has whopping $1.7 billion in the bank. Jordan has a long term bright career as a basketball player and had a long term endorsements with bigger brands […]

Pradeep Singh Kharola took Charge as Air India CMD

Senior IAS officer of 1985-batch of Karnataka cadre, Pradeep Singh Kharola took the charge as chairman and managing director (CMD) of Air India. He took charge from Rajiv Bansal. Kharola has also served as managing director of Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Ltd since February 2015. Apart from that he has also worked in different departments […]

Ballon d’Or Won by Cristiano Ronaldo for fifth time, equals Lionel Messi

Star football player Cristiano Ronaldo has once again won the Ballon d’Or for a fifth time and leveled with rival Lionel Messi. Ronaldo was announced as the winner of this France Football’s most respectful award at a ceremony held in Paris on 7 December, 2017, Thursday. The award caps a year in which Ronaldo has […]

Yuvraj Singh launches UNICEF-ICC’s adolescent campaign

Indian sixer king Yuvraj Singh will be promoting a sports initiative in South Asia for youngsters arranged by UNICEF. He launched the campaign to promote sports among Adolescents. The name of the initiative is “Power of Sports to Shape the Future of Adolescents” and is backed by ICC. Along with Yuvraj Singh young under-19 players […]

Amitabh Bachchan launched book based on Indian cinema at Mumbai

Bollywood mega star Amitabh Bachchan launched book named ‘Bollywood: The Films! The Songs! The Stars!’ at Mumbai on Saturday. The book is based on Indian cinema and is a coffee table book. It contains insights of history, many lesser known facts and behind seen moments of most iconic movies of Indian cinema. Bollywood: The Films! […]

Prithvi Shaw named India’s captain for U-19 World Cup

Prithvi Shaw is named as India’s U-19 team’s captain for upcoming U-19 cricket world cup. Prithvi Shaw is from Mumbai and is a batsman in the India’s cricket team. He has shown his brilliant batting skills in the domestic cricket and has been selected as U-19 cricket team captain because of brilliant performance at domestic […]

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