TV ANCHOR FIRED FOR ‘11’ G AFFE
NEW DELHI — A ne ws anchor f or India’s s tate TV channel has been fired af ter she r eferred t o Chine se President Xi Jinping as “El even” Jingping — app arently mis taking his name f or a R oman numer al, an official at the s tation said y ester day.
The anchor f or the Door darshan news channel made the g affe on Wednesday whil e she r ead a l ate night ne ws bull etin. She w as fir ed after the blunder w as dis covered, the o fficial said. — Sap aAP.