India today lodged a strong protest over drone activities by Pakistan authorities in Jammu areas during a sector commander-level meeting between the Border Security Force and the Pakistan Rangers. Several district magistrates in Jammu and Kashmir in collusion with arms dealers had issued illegal gun licences going back as far as 2012. Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa had said he expects to receive a message from the BJP high command about his political future today amid speculation about his replacement. Ahead of the rejig in the Rajasthan Cabinet, Congress general secretary KC Venugopal and party's Rajasthan unit in-charge Ajay Maken met party MLAs and Pradesh Congress Committee members on Sunday. India added 39,742 new coronavirus cases over the last 24 hours while deaths from COVID-19 rose by 535.
#ArmsLicenceScam #J&K #Covid19
Yesterday, former Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis claimed that the Shiv Sena was never an enemy to his party. Asked by reporters whether there is a possibility of the former allies coming together, Mr Fadnavis said an 'appropriate decision' will be taken in view of the situation.
#DevendraFadnavis #BJP #ShivSena
Delhi reported 85 new Coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, the lowest tally since May 1st of last year; According to a report by PTI, TMC MP Mimi Chakraborty from the Jadavpur constituency has fallen ill today; Former Madhya Pradesh minister and BJP legislator Ajay Vishnoi said he was ‘ashamed’ that Maneka Gandhi was an MP from his party; Devendra Fadnavis said his party will restore reservation for the OBCs in local bodies if given the power or else he will retire from politics.
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The death toll from the torrential rains that battered Maharashtra's Pune and Konkan divisions over the last three days and triggered landslides in some areas rose to 112 on Saturday, including 52 in the coastal Raigad district alone.
#MaharashtraRains #MaharashtraFloods #Monsoon
Dr. Michael Bolding made an emotional plea for people in Arkansas to get the Covid-19 vaccine. He speaks with CNN’s Pamela Brown about what it has been like treating unvaccinated patients as cases surge.
Brian Stelter says news coverage sometimes misses the nuances of Covid-19 risks, like the fact that the current surge in cases is “very unevenly distributed.” He says “we all have to think more like risk calculators” when covering and dealing with Covid.”