News for the day – in a single page – 20 November 2019

Headlines

 

  • Home Ministry cancels Indian Citizenship of a Telangana MLA for secretly having also German citizenship. Is Rahul’s citizenship next case? : Dr Subramanian Swamy

    Why is the news about a decision in the Cabinet meeting contradictory to the Chief Minister’s announcement a week ago that ‘mayors will be directly elected by the people’?. The Chief Minister must announce that no such decision has been taken at the Cabinet meeting: MK Stalin _ DMK President

  • Honored to accept invitation to visit India as my first overseas visit: Gotabaya Rajapaksa – President of Sri Lanka

  • All 59 lakh mobile phones are working in Kashmir said Home Minsiter Amit Shah in the Rajya Sabha while giving an update on the situation there

  • Sri Lanka’s Opposition Leader Mahinda Rajapaksa to be sworn in as Prime Minister tomorrow

  • Mahinda Rajapaksa should be made Prime Minister of Sri Lanka so that relations with India of Sri Lanka become solid and iron clad: Dr Subramanian Swamy

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Rajinikanth conferred with “Icon of Golden Jubilee of IFFI” award

IFFI 2019, @IFFIGoa :

Rajinikanth dedicates the “Icon of Golden Jubilee of IFFI” award to all the directors, producers & crew he has had the pleasure of working throughout his illustrious career.

Pic Credit : @IFFIGoa

Video of Rajinikanth receiving the “Icon of Golden Jubilee of IFFI” award

 

Honorary Doctorate to Kamal Haasan: Celebrations at MNM Head Quarters in Chennai

Our leader MK Stalin too has welcomed PM Modi speaking highly about Tamil language. But, in reality what are they doing? Thiruvalluvar statue is being painted in saffron colour: TR Balu – Leader of DMK Parl. party in Lok Sabha

Spoke in the Lok Sabha today about sea erosion in Tuticorin

Electric Vehicle Charger Facility extended to more Metro stations

Chennai Metro Rail, @cmrlofficial :
  • CMRL in association with Energy Efficiency Services Limited is currently installing EV Charger Stations at Anna Nagar East, Koyambedu and High court Metro Stations
  • Testing and Commissioning works are in full swing!
  • The EV Charger Facility is currently available at Nandanam Metro Station since Aug 2019.
  • Now you can charge your Cars, Two Wheelers and Three Wheelers with the EV Charger Facility.
  • Download the “ELECTREEFI” app from google playstore and book your slots today!

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Pic Credit : @cmrlofficial


National

‘Honored to accept invitation to visit India as my first overseas visit’

Gotabaya Rajapaksa, @GotabayaR – President of Sri Lanka :

I was pleased to welcome Dr S Jaishankar as envoy of Indian Premier Shri Narendra Modi and was honored to accept his invitation to visit India as my first overseas visit and to strengthen the relationship and discuss key aspects of regional security, peace and economic development

Pic Credit: @GotabayaR

All 59 lakh mobile phones are working: Amit Shah in Rajya Sabha on situation in Kashmir 

Home Minister Amit Shah spoke in the Rajya Sabha today about the situation in Kashmir. Excerpts

  • Media is working in English and Urdu regularly. The banking sector is also smooth.
  • Most shops are open in the morning, shut during the noon and open again during the evenings. Over 36 thousand cases have come to the Court recently
  • Over 22 lakh metric tonnes apples have already been transferred out of the region. Transportation is smooth.
  • The farmers have been provided additional help.
  • 93,247 landlines have opened up. All 59 lakh mobiles are working
  • In Srinagar, over 60 lakh people were taken care of in OPD in September, and a little more in October. Healthcare has been taken care of well

President Kovind presented the President’s Colour to the Indian Naval Academy at Ezhimala, Kerala today

Rajya Sabha MP Anand Sharma speaks in Rajya Sabha about the revocation of SPG cover for Congress President Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi

External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar calls on Mahinda Rajapaksa

Mahinda Rajapaksa, @PresRajapaksa – Former President of Sri Lanka :
  • External Affairs Minister of India Dr S Jaishankar paid a courtesy call to me last evening.
  • Strengthening of the already existing bilateral relations between our two nations was discussed.
Pic Credit : @PresRajapaksa

‘Favourite Emerging Destination’

Conrad Sangma, @SangmaConrad – Chief Minister of Meghalaya : 
  • Meghalaya was awarded the CNTraveler India Readers’ Award 2019 in the ‘Favourite Emerging Destination’ category in Delhi last evening.
  • Our State has huge tourism potential with its breathtaking scenic appeal.
  • I invite everyone to experience the beauty of Meghalaya.

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Pic Credit: @SangmaConrad

Celebrating the opening of our new office in Shibuya with a traditional sake barrel breaking ceremony : Sundar Pichai – CEO Google

Spotlight

‘Amazon of Tripura’

Biplab Kumar Deb, @BjpBiplab – Chief Minister of Tripura :

  • Tripura is filled with Natural beauty & Cultural heritage.
  • Here are few pictures of Chabimura (Chakrakma), which is also called Amazon of Tripura.
  • I request everyone, specially youths of our State to visit the tourist spots & upload photos on Social Media.
Pic Credit: @BjpBiplab

Sri Sri at Sunrise


Quotes of Sri Sri Ravishankar

You are not just your body. You are the life inside you, you are consciousness. You can embrase the sky. You can become the ocean:
@SriSri

 

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