Australia Media express solidarity for Sachin on missing his record 100
The Media reports from Australia expressed their solidarity on Sachin as he missed his record 100th 100 runs during the ongoing India, Australia test cricket series. Sachin is waiting for his life time record since a long time.
North Korea President Kim Jong-il Dead
North Korea announced the death of its longtime ruler, Kim Jong-il. His younger son Kim Jong-un named as successer. North Korea was North was founded by his grandfather, Kim Il-sung after a break of Korean Peninsular.
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh left on Wednesday on a 4-day visit to Maldives to attend the SAARC Summit on the margins of which he will meet his Pakistani counterpart Yousuf Raza Gilani. Singh, who is accompanied by External Affairs Minister S M Krishna, National Security Advisor Shivshankar Menon and Foreign Secretary Ranjan Mathai, will head the Indian delegation to the Summit on November 10 and 11 in Addu Islands.
Renowned singer and composer Bhupen Hazarika, best known for bringing Assamese folk songs into the limelight, died in Mumbai on Saturday, 6th November. The 85 year old Padma Bhushan Award winner passed away at 4.37 p.m. at Mumbai’s Kokilaben Hospital. Thousands of music lovers paid tributes and his final rituals held on Wednesday 9th November, in Assam.
The hunger strike started by Irom Sharmila Chanu, called as Iron Lady of Manipur entered in to its 12th year. Chanu started this historic strike demanding to repeal the AFSPA, the Armed Forces Special Powers Act 1958 from Manipur. This strike is known as world’s most longest hunger strike. Chanu is continuing her strike in a small cabin in JN Hospital, where she kept under custody.