Darjeeling boarding schools extend vacation for indefinite period

Darjeeling boarding schools extend vacation for indefinite period

Darjeeling: The boarding schools of Darjeeling, which were scheduled to reopen on Tuesday, have extended their vacation due to the indefinite shutdown in the Hills. The vacation had begun on 23 June. “We have decided to extend the vacation as the shutdown is going on. We have not given any time-frame as to when the schools will reopen. As soon as normalcy returns in the hills, we will inform parents and reopen schools,” principal of…

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Trump posts mock video of him body-slamming CNN

Trump posts mock video of him body-slamming CNN

President Trump on Sunday tweeted a video of him body-slamming World Wrestling Entertainment Chairman Vince McMahon whose face was replaced by the CNN logo. The tweet, which said, “#FraudNewsCNN #FNN,” linked to a video of the president decking, pummeling and then shaving off McMahon’s hair during a “Battle of the Billionaires” stunt at WrestleMania XXIII in 2007. McMahon is the husband of Linda McMahon, who heads Trump’s Small Business Administration. In a statement on Twitter,…

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Afghan all-girl robotics team denied US visas for competition

Afghan all-girl robotics team denied US visas for competition

An Afghan teenage robotics team will not be able to compete in person at an international competition in Washington, DC, because the girls were denied visas to enter the United States. They had hoped to travel to the nation’s capital to test their mettle against other young engineers from across the globe in the FIRST Global Challenge this month, but the State Department denied their travel papers. When they found out, the girls were “crying…

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