The Lazy Times: February 6, 2017

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Mumbai

Hiss, Not Kiss: Snake Rescuer Tries to Kiss King Cobra, Dies After Getting Bitten

Somnath Mhatre, a snake rescuer from Navi Mumbai tried to kiss a King Cobra after rescuing it. The cobra bit him and he died. How stupid do you have to be?

National

Tata Sons Removes Cyrus Mistry

The shareholders of Tata Sons have removed Cyrus Mistry as a Director of Tata Sons.

Supreme Court Orders Attachment of Aamby Valley

The SC has ordered the 39,000 crore property near Lonavala, Maharashtra and has ordered Sahara to submit a list of properties by February 20 that can be auctioned. Sahara owes 14,779 crore rupees to investors.

No More Cash Transactions Over Three Lakhs

April 1 onwards, those who receive more than three lakhs in cash as part of a financial transaction, will have to pay the equivalent amount as fines.

 

History

The Maharaja’s Harem

Photographs of Maharaja Ram Singh II’s harem have surfaced recently. Singh, who ruled over Jaipur from 1835-1880 was quite an accomplished photographer. Check out these photos he clicked.

World

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth Has Completed 65 Years on the Throne

Fans of The Crown, rejoice. Queen Elizabeth has just completed 65 years as Britain’s reigning monarch.

Trump Faces Flak for Praising Putin

Trump said he ‘respects’ Russian President Vladimir Putin for which he received criticism from both Democrats and Republicans. After being questioned about Putin’s alleged killings, Trump said, “You think our country is so innocent?”

4,000 Children Have Been Abused by Catholic Priests in Australia

The commission has discovered that seven percent of the nation’s Catholic priests allegedly abused children between 1950 and 2010. Over 40% of church figures were accused of abuse in one religious order.

Afghan Diplomat Shot Dead Inside Karachi Consulate

Mohammad Zaki, third secretary was reportedly shot at by his personal bodyguard.

Cricket

Alistair Cook Resigns as England Test Captain

Alistair Cook, England’s 32-year-old Test Captain, resigned from his post after a record 59 Tests.

Football

Cameroon Beats Egypt 2-1, Lifts Africa Cup of Nations

The nation won their fifth African Cup after a 15-year wait and are now the second most successful nation after Egypt in the competition’s history.

Super Bowl

New England Patriots Win the Super Bowl

The New England Patriots defeat the Atlanta Falcons 34-28 in an epic comeback to win their fifth Super Bowl title with Tom Brady becoming the first quarterback to win five Super Bowl titles. Brady was also named the Super Bowl MVP for the fourth time.

Entertainment

First Look at Shraddha Kapoor as Haseena Parkar

Shraddha Kapoor revealed the first teaser from her upcoming film — Haseena: The Queen of Mumbai where she plays Haseena Parkar, younger sister of dreaded underworld don Dawood Ibrahim.

Phillauri Trailer: Anushka Sharma, Diljit Dosanjh and Suraj Sharma will leave you spellbound

The trailer was launched on Monday and fans just can’t get enough of her new avatar. Believe it or not, but Anushka (Shashi) plays a friendly ghost who accidently ends up marrying Suraj Sharma (Life of Pi).

Stranger Things Season 2 Teaser: Eleven’s Back!

Mike, Eleven and the gang are coming back to our computer screens this Halloween.

Lady Gaga’s Super Bowl Halftime Show

The eccentric pop-star delivered a glittery performance whilst being suspended by cables. She performed hits such as Just Dance, Born This Way and God Bless America.

Miley Cyrus Performs Laxmi Puja

While most of America was hooked to the 51st edition of the Super Bowl, 24-year-old former Hannah Montana star, Miley Cyrus was more enthusiastic about a fruit bowl.