Welcome to Tiny Bytes, a look at some of today’s news for little minds.
Indian-origin kid crowned 'Child Genius' in UK:
Rahul Doshi, a 12-year-old Indian-origin boy has been crowned the brightest child in Britain after he won Channel 4’s Child Genius competition.
169 McDonald's outlets to shut shop
McDonald's India has terminated the franchise agreement for 169 fast-food outlets in north and east India run by Connaught Plaza Restaurant Ltd (CPRL) They said the outlets cannot use its brand for any operations.
Srikanth enters second round
Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth advanced to the second round of the World Championships with a straight game win over Russian Sirant in the men's singles competition. Read more
Total solar eclipse sweeps across US
Millions of skygazers got a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see a rare total solar eclipse as it swept across a narrow corridor of 14 states from Oregon to South Carolina. However, USA president Trump drew a lot of flak for gazing up at the eclipse. Read more
Well, That’s it for today, kids. Thank you for listening. I hope you’ll watch out for me at 5pm tomorrow too. Remember it’s so important to know what’s going on in the world around you.