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NEW YORK: Donald Trump , who took the oath of office today, has become the first US President to be married thrice.
In fact, only six US President, including Ronald Reagan, Woodrow Wilson and Theodore Roosevelt, have been married twice.
Thrice-married Trump told CNN last year just as he began his campaign for the Republican nomination as to why his two previous marriage fell apart.
How willformer BJP leader-turned-Congressman Navjot Singh Sidhu, who has just joined the Congress only days before the Punjab elections, live down his past?
This video shows how he lambasted the Congress leaders from Nehru to Sonia to Manmohan Singh to Rahul when he was in the BJP. Look how he ridiculed Rahul Gandhi by calling him Pappu and how shamelessly he now justifies his decision to join the Congress by citing the case of former Bihar rivals Nitish Kumar and Lalu Yadav he came together last year to stop the BJP from winning the state assembly elections.
By Dinesh K. Sharma
NEW DELHI: By joining the Congress, Navjot Sidhu and his wife have exposed themselves as the biggest opportunists in Punjab politics.
Till a few months, this greedy and self-promoting couple were slamming the Congress, making fun of both Rahul Gandhi and Punjab Congress chief Amarinder Singh.
Amruta Fadnavis, the wife of Maharashtra chief minister, is a known singer. She was invited by the Santa Cruz gurdwara for the 350th birth anniversary of the 10th Sikh Guru Gobind Singh.
The lady not only offered prayers but even joined in the kirtan to sing a shabad or hymn in praise of the Lord.
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MUMBAI: Super star Aamir Khan’s Dangal has become the all-time grosser of Bollywood.
The film has surpassed Aamir Khan’s 2014 hit PK by grossing Rs 341.96 crore at the domestic box office.
Released on December 23, Dangal grossed more than Rs 284 crore at the Bollywood box-office till December 31.
By Lachman Balani
In 2014, China was the world’s stock star. Last year it was Russia. This year the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) countries strike a hat trick as Brazil despite its many woes, the biggest being the impeachment of its president Dilma Rousseff, breezed through to being the top performing index amongst the most watched bourses of the world gaining 39% for the year.
By Gurmukh Singh
VANCOUVER: Indian (read Punjabi) food is going mainstream in Canada thanks to the growing diaspora in this country.
Not surprisingly, tandoori kebab, butter chicken, dal makhani, etc, are increasing become the delicacies of choice for Canadians. And the ever mushrooming Indian restaurants in cities are a testament to the popularity of desi food.