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Newsmakers

Indian-origin MP becomes 1st female Muslim min to speak at UK Parliament

In 2015, Nus Ghani became the first Conservative party Muslim female candidate to be elected to Parliament.

19 Jan 2018 12:59 PM

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern announces she’s pregnant

Ardern said that she and her partner Clarke were expecting a new addition to the family in June this year.

19 Jan 2018 11:59 AM

After medal first, female Indian skier aims for Olympic summit

Aanchal Thakur made Indian sporting history when she won a bronze medal last week at the Ejder 3200 Cup slalom in Turkey.

19 Jan 2018 11:15 AM

Legendary cartoonist Chandi Lahiri dies aged 88

According to reports the cartoonist passed away around 1.50pm in the hospital.

18 Jan 2018 6:41 PM

Justin Trudeau Celebrates Pongal, Internet goes into meltdown

The event saw the Mayor of Toronto, John Tory, joining Trudeau in preparing 'pongal' - a dish made of rice and lentils.

18 Jan 2018 5:02 PM

Woman organises Queer Prom in Brighton for LGBT community

For people, who do not identify themselves as heterosexual, prom can be a daunting and alienating experience.

18 Jan 2018 2:27 PM

First ever minister for loneliness appointed in UK

Millions of people in society are living in close proximity but aren’t able to form meaningful social bonds.

18 Jan 2018 2:27 PM

Angelina Jolie to be honoured with ASC Board of Governors Award

Jolie will be felicitated with the award during the 32nd annual ASC Awards for Outstanding Achievement on February 17.

18 Jan 2018 1:15 PM

Virat Kohli adjudged ICC Cricketer of the Year; captain of Test, ODI teams

Kohli, the Winner of the Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy and ODI Cricketer of the Year awards, was chosen to lead the ICC ODI and Test teams.

18 Jan 2018 12:38 PM

Skygofree: Advanced, powerful Android surveillance software active since 2014

The Skygofree includes functionality never seen in the wild before, such as location-based audio recording through infected devices.

18 Jan 2018 7:55 AM