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  Newsmakers   25 Dec 2016

Newsmakers, 25 Dec 2016

16-year-old pivots from a Kenyan slum to the ballet stage

Now he's teaching holiday classes to aspiring dancers in Kibera, the Kenyan capital's biggest slum.

25 Dec 2016 9:16 PM

Singer Sona Mohapatra hits back at Facebook trolls

She said her busy schedule outside the college circuit shows she can perform three hour concerts.

25 Dec 2016 3:11 PM

Artist who sketched national emblem dies at 89 in Indore

Bhargava was suffering from cardiac ailments since past decade, family said.

25 Dec 2016 3:10 PM

Odisha man sets new record with 1k Santa Claus sculptures

With this feat, Sudarsan Pattnaik broke his 2012 Limca Book record of sculpturing 500 Santa Clauses.

25 Dec 2016 1:42 PM

Salman Khan thinks Aamir's Dangal is a complete film

The 50-year-old even believes that 'Dangal' is Mr. Perfectionist's best film till date.

25 Dec 2016 10:43 AM


Obamas' final Christmas message from White House

'The idea that we are our brother's keeper and our sister's keeper. That we should treat others as we would want to be treated,' she said.

25 Dec 2016 8:16 AM

Priyanka wants to promote Assam on global platform

Priyanka flew to Guwahati after accepting her appointment as the brand ambassador for Assam Tourism.

25 Dec 2016 5:38 AM

UK Queen Elizabeth II’s eldest grandchild loses baby

The couple had announced on November 30 that they were expecting their second child.

25 Dec 2016 5:36 AM

Serbia ‘lucky’ plane crash survivor dies at 66

Serbia’s state TV said today Vulovic was found dead by her friends in her apartment in Belgrade.

25 Dec 2016 5:35 AM

Sri Lanka breaks tallest Christmas tree record

Cricket legend Arjuna Ranatunga initiated plans to build the record-breaking tree in Sri Lanka's capital Colombo.

25 Dec 2016 5:33 AM