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Sheikh Hasina visits India
Setting aside protocol, prime minister Narendra Modi on Friday went to the IGI airport to receive his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina. The Bangladesh prime minister is on a four-day visit to India, which comes after a gap of seven years. Read more
PV Sindhu jumps to world no. 2
Rio Olympic silver medalist shuttler P.V. Sindhu reached her career-best world rankings, grabbing the number two position with 75,759 points in the latest Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings released on Thursday. Read more
FIFA ranks India at 101
The Indian football team achieved its best-ever FIFA ranking in over two decades as it jumped to 101 in the latest list released on Thursday. This is the team's best-ever ranking since May 1996 - it was ranked 101 then also. Read more
'Pink Star' Diamond sets record
A huge and rare diamond, called the Pink Star was sold for a whopping 71.2 million dollars in Hong Kong. This sets a whole new record for the sale of a diamond.
National Film Awards
The National Film award winners have been announced. Akshay Kumar won his first National Award for Best Actor for the movie Rustom. The movie Neerja won for best Hindi feature film. Surabhi Lakshmi won for Best Actress for Malayalm movie Minnaminingu .
That’s it for today, kids. Thank you for listening. I hope you’ll watch out for me at 5 pm tomorrow too. Remember, it’s so important to know what’s going on in the world around you.