Chennai: International Sikh NGO distributes Quran to refugees in Iraq, good gesture appreciated
International Sikh NGO Khalsa Aid, which has a string of good Samaritan activities to its credit, has drawn appreciation for its latest act of gifting the holy book of Quran to inmates of a refugee camp near Mosul in Iraq. The group was initially distributing food packets for iftar when the manager of the camp requested the NGO to provide them with Quran. The NGO posted a video of their good work on Twitter, leading to an outpouring of well wishes from across the world.
Astronaut pays touching tribute to Star Wars fame Peter Mayhew in outer space
A resident astronaut from the International Space Station (ISS) has paid a touching tribute to Peter Mayhew days after the Star Wars actor, who played the famous Chewbacca, died. Nick Hague stuck a photo of Peter on a window, overlooking the Earth’s vast blue expanse, on the ISS and uploaded a photo of the same on Twitter. He also expressed his thanks to Peter for inspiring generations of explorers. Nick’s tribute was shared by several others, including actor Mark Hamill, who played the role of Luke Skywalker in the franchise.
Man accompanying groom on horse does ‘Naagin dance’, Twitterati left amused
Wedding baraats are always a memorable occasion, throwing up moments to remember. A recently-uploaded video on social media shows a man riding a horse, accompanying the bridegroom, showing off his ‘Naagin dance’ moves. Though the groom sat on his horse unmoved by it, the video has delighted the Twitterati. The duo’s contrasting behaviour has led to users expressing their astonishment at the man’s wild dance moves.