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Narendra Modi urges retiring Rajya Sabha members to inspire coming generations
Politics

Narendra Modi urges retiring Rajya Sabha members to inspire coming generations

Bidding farewell to 72 Rajya Sabha members retiring till July, the prime minister said experience has its own importance, and the MPs should take it forward in the service of the nation.

Australian Open 2022: Former US Open champ Samantha Stosur makes emotional farewell in Melbourne
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Australian Open 2022: Former US Open champ Samantha Stosur makes emotional farewell in Melbourne

Stosur lost 6-2, 6-2 to 10th seed Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova in round two and said she had "done more than I ever thought was possible".

Big Little Lies: Nicole Kidman, Reese Witherspoon, Shailene Woodley share farewell posts after season 2 finale
Entertainment

Big Little Lies: Nicole Kidman, Reese Witherspoon, Shailene Woodley share farewell posts after season 2 finale

While viewers are reeling over the conclusion of Big Little Lies, just like all the fans, even the star cast of Big Little Lies is bidding adieu to the series with a heavy heart

The Farewell trailer: Awkwafina makes a dramatic turn in Lulu Wang-directed Sundance 2019 favourite
Entertainment

The Farewell trailer: Awkwafina makes a dramatic turn in Lulu Wang-directed Sundance 2019 favourite

The Farewell also stars Diana Lin, Zhao Shuzhen, Lu Hong and Jiang Yongbo in supporting roles.

Premier League: Arsene Wenger says he is looking forward to fresh start after fitting farewell at Emirates Stadium
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Premier League: Arsene Wenger says he is looking forward to fresh start after fitting farewell at Emirates Stadium

I will cherish every minute I had here, but as well it is a new start for me," Wenger said after his final home game at the Emirates on Sunday.

Parliamentarians accord grand farewell to outgoing Vice-President Hamid Ansari
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Parliamentarians accord grand farewell to outgoing Vice-President Hamid Ansari

Parliamentarians across party line gave outgoing Vice-President Hamid Ansari a grand farewell at GMC Balayogi Auditorium at Parliament in New Delhi on Thursday.

Narendra Modi releases book of Pranab Mukherjee's selected speeches, thanks outgoing president for guidance
Politics

Narendra Modi releases book of Pranab Mukherjee's selected speeches, thanks outgoing president for guidance

Outgoing president Pranab Mukherjee's farewell ceremony was held on Sunday and was attended by all MPs.

Parliament to host farewell ceremony for President Pranab Mukherjee today; all MPs to attend
India

Parliament to host farewell ceremony for President Pranab Mukherjee today; all MPs to attend

Outgoing President Pranab Mukherjee will be given a farewell by Members of Parliament on Sunday in the Central Hall of Parliament.

Narendra Modi, chiefs of military services host farewell dinners for Pranab Mukherjee
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Narendra Modi, chiefs of military services host farewell dinners for Pranab Mukherjee

Prime Minister Narendra Modi hosted a farewell dinner for outgoing President Pranab Mukherjee and presented him a memento on the occasion on Saturday.

CIC tells Indian Air Force to divulge financial details of employees-funded ventures, comply with RTI Act
India

CIC tells Indian Air Force to divulge financial details of employees-funded ventures, comply with RTI Act

Sanjeev Sharma, a former wing commander at the Indian Air Force Sharma raised serious questions about the financial integrity of the non-public funds managed by the Indian Air force via a whopping 6,443 RTI applications

Barack Obama's farewell: Poll finds he won nation's approval, but failed to unite it
World

Barack Obama's farewell: Poll finds he won nation's approval, but failed to unite it

More Americans feel Barack Obama's presidency divided the country than feel it brought people together, a new poll shows. Yet he leaves office held in high esteem by a solid majority.

Australian Open: As Hewitt walks away, spare a thought for the weary tennis warriors of the decade gone by
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Australian Open: As Hewitt walks away, spare a thought for the weary tennis warriors of the decade gone by

The retirement of Lleyton Hewitt Thursday last week, when he walked into the sunset with just two grand slam titles to his name, underlines the plight of many of his ilk this millennium.

Australian Open 2016: Hewitt bids emotional farewell after going down fighting against Ferrer
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Australian Open 2016: Hewitt bids emotional farewell after going down fighting against Ferrer

Former world number one Lleyton Hewitt bade an emotional farewell from tennis on Thursday after a combustible Australian Open defeat in which he was warned for swearing and slammed the umpire as an "idiot".

'Power of possibility': Obama hopes to stoke optimism in farewell State of the Union address
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'Power of possibility': Obama hopes to stoke optimism in farewell State of the Union address

Barack Obama will use his final State of the Union address Tuesday, one of the last grandstand occasions of his presidency, to define his legacy and make the case for optimism amid an angst-ridden election race.

BCCI mulls felicitating Sehwag at Feroz Shah Kotla
First Cricket News

BCCI mulls felicitating Sehwag at Feroz Shah Kotla

On the lines of Zaheer Khan's felicitation at the Wankhede Stadium during the fifth and final ODI, the BCCI is looking to give veteran batsman Virender Sehwag a formal send-off in the fourth Test in Delhi starting December 3.

It never hits you until the end: Kumar Sangakkara
First Cricket News

It never hits you until the end: Kumar Sangakkara

Showered with mementos and good wishes in an elaborate farewell ceremony after the second Test match against India, an emotional Kumar Sangakkara today said when one retires from international cricket it does not strike him till the last moment.