1. Opportunities in Start Up India are endless, says PM Modi on ‘Mann Ki Baat’Sharing his thoughts with the nation through the 16th edition of ‘Mann Ki Baat’ programme on Sunday, PM Modi said that our ‘Start Up India’ dispelled the notion that they are only about IT. Opportunities are endless. Read more here<!– /11440465/Dna_Article_Middle_300x250_BTF –>2. Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton hold narrow leads: Final Iowa pollRepublican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton have narrow leads over their respective opponents in Iowa, the crucial state which formally kicks off the American presidential elections with the beginning of the primaries. Read more here3. India v/s Australia 3rd T20: Shane Watson to lead Aussies as India look for clean sweepThe hosts are 0-2 down in the 3-match series. India would certainly aim for a clean sweep against the hosts and end the tour of Australia on a high. Read more here4. Smart Cities: PM Modi’s initiative will need over $150 billion in investments, says DeloitteThe Modi government’s vision of creating 100 smart cities will require an investment of over $150 billion over the next few years with the private sector being a significant contributor, says a report. Read more here5. Diversity wins at SAG Awards as Idris Elba, Queen Latifah, OITNB take top honoursActors of colour were the big early winners at Saturday’s Screen Actors Guild awards, as Idris Elba, Queen Latifah and the cast of Netflix’s Orange is the New Black were honoured amid a furor over onscreen diversity that has cast a shadow over Hollywood. Read more here


dna afternoon must reads: From PM Modi’s ‘Mann Ki Baat’ to India v/s Australia 3rd T20 match preview