In Delhi, 33 trains were delayed , three rescheduled due to fog/other operational reasons. Several flightswere cancelled and many were delayed.
In what be a historic moment for India in post-colonial era, India for the first time in 150 years managed to overtake erstwhile colonial master United Kingdom in terms of the size of the economy to become world’s sixth largest economy by GDP after the United States, China, Japan, Germany and France.
Mark Zuckerberg, the Facebook boss, has been showing off his personal robot butler, Jarvis. The helpful manservant – voiced by Morgan Freeman – can control lights, make toast and play music.
Things went really awkward for Bollywood actress Sonam Kapoor at a award function after she got the Best Actress Award for her performance in and as Neerja in the biopic on the air-hostess who lost her life saving the passengers aboard the hijacked Pan Am Flight 73.
Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja made it a rare instance of two India bowlers topping the ICC Test rankings after the left-arm spinner’s maiden 10-wicket match haul against England in the Chennai Test propelled him to the second position.