Crown clash leads to arrest of Mrs World by Sri Lanka police Apr 09, 2021 0 461 12345 dpa ColomboThe reigning Mrs World was arrested on Thursday by Sri Lankan police after allegations she injured the winner of the Mrs Sri Lanka beauty pageant during a weekend dispute about the Sri Lankan winner’s marital status, officials said.Caroline Jurie, who is Mrs World, was summoned by Cinnamon Gardens Police in Colombo and placed under arrest. She has been charged with intimidation and assault.Jurie has refused to apologize to Pushpika de Silva, who won the Mrs Sri Lanka pageant on Sunday.Minutes after the winner was announced and crowned by Jurie, Jurie claimed that de Silva was disqualified as she was divorced. She then removed the crown and placed it on the first runner-up, declaring her the new winner.De Silva alleges that Jurie injured her while trying to remove the crown. She was recrowned on Monday by organisers, who disputed Jurie’s claims that de Silva is ineligible. Pages 12 RELATED ARTICLES Modi concerned as Covid caseload spikes in India Apr 09, 2021 0 363 Turkey denies it snubbed EU chief during Ankara visit Apr 09, 2021 0 393 Pakistan: Private importers rush for Russian vaccine amid high demand Apr 09, 2021 0 1655 New Zealand suspends all travel from India after Covid spike Wellington (dpa) - New Zealand will suspend all travel from India after a surge of Covid-19 cases were detected at the border, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced on Thursday. The temporary suspension will begin on .. Protests at airport as Germany deports 20 Afghans to Kabul dpa Kabul/Berlin Twenty Afghan men arrived in the capital Kabul early on Wednesday after being deported from Germany, airport officials said. Their chartered flight landed at 6:40 am (0210 GMT), marking the 38th .. Manila suspends AstraZeneca jab for under 60s dpa Manila The Philippines on Thursday temporarily suspended the use of AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 vaccine for those younger than 60 following reports from abroad of rare blood clots in some recipients. The country’s ..