Tharoor comes under flak for tweet on Miss world Manushi, apologises

20 November, 2017, 03:05 | Author: Eleanor Thompson
  • India's Manushi Chhillar is Miss World 2017

But on 18th November 2017, Manushi Chillar was crowned to be the 6th Miss World from India and the first after Priyanka Chopra's 2000 win.

Saturday marked the Miss World pageant's return to Sanya, on southern China's Hainan Island, for a seventh time, where the event was last held in 2015.

Tharoor comes under flak for tweet on Miss world Manushi, apologises
Tharoor comes under flak for tweet on Miss world Manushi, apologises

17 long years later we are back again with the crown of Miss World. She went on to pick the "Miss Haryana" title in April this year followed by the coveted Femina Miss India title in June this year.

On winning the crown, Manushi said, "The feeling is still sinking in and I am excited to make India proud".

Apple delays the HomePod speaker until 2018
Amazon invented the category in 2015 with the Echo, and there are now similar options available from Google, Microsoft and Sonos. Although Siri was early to the voice assistant party, the company is late to the smart speaker trend.

"Best wishes to Manushi Chhillar for winning the Miss World title".

Manushi Chillar topped out of the final top five contestants from England, France, Kenya and Mexico.

Moody's praises government reforms, expects 6.7% GDP growth this fiscal
Jaitley reiterated the government's commitment to structural reforms and said fiscal prudence will be maintained. The Narendra Modi government has just received a pat on the back from a heavyweight-credit rating agency Moody'.

The finalists were declared on their official Facebook and Twitter handles. "I think a mother deserves the highest respect and when you talk about salary it's not always about cash but I feel it's the love and respect that you give to someone". My mother has been a huge inspiration to me. Manushi Chillar, the Miss World 2017, has been bagging beauty titles in the past one year even while pursuing her course in medicine in an all-girls medical college in Haryana's Sonepat district. "I think it is the job of a mother that deserves the biggest salary".

Her parents, Dr Mitrabasu Chillar and Dr Neelam Chillar, who were with her in Sanya when she was crowned Miss World, are both doctors working in health institutes in New Delhi.

Keystone Pipeline Oil Spill Reported In South Dakota
The company says that it is providing state and federal regulators "with accurate and confirmed information on an ongoing basis". The Keystone XL pipeline has been opposed by environmental and Native American groups since it was proposed previous year .

Congress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala, who is an MLA from Haryana, also congratulated her.

Recommended:

  • World's biggest wealth fund wants out of oil and gas

    World's biggest wealth fund wants out of oil and gas

    It invests Norway's revenues from oil and gas production for future generations in stocks, bonds and real estate overseas . The Stoxx Europe 600 Oil and Gas index reversed gains after the announcement, sliding 0.3% as of 3:47 p.m.in London.
    Community support in Seminole Heights grows amid murder investigation

    Community support in Seminole Heights grows amid murder investigation

    Tampa Police Chief Brian Dugan believes that the suspect is a resident of the Seminole Heights neighborhood. He was wearing all black and a black baseball cap and armed with a large black pistol, police said.
    UNSC to vote on Syria chem gas attacks probe

    UNSC to vote on Syria chem gas attacks probe

    Russian UN Ambassador Vassily Nebenzia said the USA draft resolution was not balanced. It was later re-submitted but failed to garner nine "yes" votes.
  • Trump Continues Attacks On Father Of Basketball Player

    Trump Continues Attacks On Father Of Basketball Player

    Like I told him, 'They try to make a big deal out of nothing sometimes.' I'm from L.A. They have been indefinitely suspended from the team.
    3 takeaways from the loss to Wisconsin

    3 takeaways from the loss to Wisconsin

    He was hit hard by Wisconsin linebacker Andrew Van Ginkel after releasing a third-down pass and needed to be carted off the field. For a team that has earned its reputation as reliable and boring this year, No. 5 Wisconsin sure can flip a game in a hurry.
    Video surfaces of Jerry Jones making a racist joke to a fan

    Video surfaces of Jerry Jones making a racist joke to a fan

    Jones had planned the meeting with the hope to halt the negotiations regarding the extension of Goodell's contract for another five years.
  • Province moves to end college faculty strike

    Province moves to end college faculty strike

    NDP House Leader Gilles Bisson said the government has the tools to pass the legislation over the weekend. Lavoie said she was also anxious about how her course material can be condensed to finish the semester.
    SADC intervenes as Zimbabwe crisis rages on

    SADC intervenes as Zimbabwe crisis rages on

    On Thursday, Mugabe, the military detaining him and a special South African envoy met for negotiations. The South African delegation is in Harare to help find a solution to the country's political crisis.
    FBI Launches Probe Into Meek Mill Judge

    FBI Launches Probe Into Meek Mill Judge

    Undercover agents have been in the courtroom and followed Mill's case ever since April of a year ago . Mill had been on probation from a 2008 gun and drug case.
  • 'Middle-earth: Shadow of War' (ALL) Free Content Updates & Features Detailed

    'Middle-earth: Shadow of War' (ALL) Free Content Updates & Features Detailed

    We covered this in our Shadow Of War Expansion Pass Content Detailed article, where you can find more detailed info. Though the Slaughter Tribe DLC costs money, the endless Shadow Wars will come as a free update alongside it.
    AAA: 2017 to have most Thanksgiving travelers in 12 years

    AAA: 2017 to have most Thanksgiving travelers in 12 years

    Prices this year are likely to be the highest since 2014, but should be lower than what motorists were paying earlier this month. A robust U.S. economy is driving across-the-board travel this season, according to the 115-year-old automobile association.
    Koch brothers back Meredith bid to buy Time

    Koch brothers back Meredith bid to buy Time

    The two companies were in talks earlier this year, but couldn't agree to terms back in April. Wichita-based Koch Industries operates oil refineries in several states.


Popular

York Salvation Army kicks off Red Kettle Campaign
Funding for the Salvation Army Cortland Center's First Annual Thanksgiving Basket Giveaway was provided by the Ralph R. Other donations will be collected in red kettles by bell ringers at retail locations around North Platte.

Tax Cut Act Passes Out Of Ways And Means Committee
The Senate Plan differs from the House's proposed legislation in several key ways. The House passed its Tax Bill Thursday, and with no Democratic support.

Tory rebels on verge of forcing government to drop Brexit date
The Brexit Committee's intervention will bolster rebel hopes of defeating it if ministers insist on pressing ahead with a vote. Brexit Secretary David Davis said this morning that "how it's done and what the form of it is being debated in the House".

Judge tells critics of his sex post: Lighten up
While O'Neill corrected the post to remove the mention of Taft, his original post was preserved for all eternity by a screenshot. He did amend his post to take out details of a few of the more than 50 lovers he claims, but says his post wasn't inappropriate.

Police Arrested Mother in Case of Sherin Mathews Dead
He says he told Sini to come with him, and she voluntarily went to dinner with him, knowing Sherin would be left alone. According to police documents, he said she started choking, "coughing and her breathing slowed".

George Clooney Headed to TV for World War II Drama
Co-written by Luke Davies and David Michôd, who also will executive produce, the adaptation is set in Italy during World War II. Clooney will be directing and starring in a miniseries adaptation of Catch-22 from Paramount TV and Anonymous Content.

'Very disappointed' United Nations chief urges Saudis to lift Yemen blockade
It said Monday the coalition would lift the blockade after widespread worldwide criticism. Yemen was the Arab world's poorest country even before the conflict began.

'F--- TRUMP' truck driver has been arrested
California , the high court overturned the conviction of a man who wore a jacket in a courtroom with the words "F*** the draft". Fonseca says the decal, which she had custom made 11 months ago for $25, speaks for many.

Here's Everything That's New on the OnePlus 5T and OxygenOS
There are some interesting new features on the software side, like a new face unlock mode that is super interesting to use. OnePlus pushes you on set up to use its new font "OnePlus Slate" which is toying with a comic sans vibe at times.

SpaceX Will Launch the "Zuma" Spacecraft Today
The covert haul is due to launch between 8pm and 10pm EST from NASA's Kennedy Space Center on Merritt Island, Florida . EST (0100 GMT on November 18).