At least four people died and more than 30 were reported missing after a cloudburst hit a remote village in Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday. The incident took place on Wednesday morning at Honzar village of Dacchan tehsil in Kishtwar. The village has no road connectivity.
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Parkgoers in Bangkok looking for relief from renewed coronavirus restrictions got a slithering surprise Thursday when a python as long as two of the Thai capital's ubiquitous motorbikes was spotted up in a tree.
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Thawarchand Gehlot, who was also the BJP's Rajya Sabha leader, will take over as Governor of Karnataka. PS Sreedharan Pillai, the Governor of Mizoram, has been moved to Goa. Tripura Governor Ramesh Bais has been transferred to Jharkhand. Buzz about Prime Minister Narendra Modi's cabinet expansion grew stronger with reports of probable ministers heading to Delhi. Jyotiraditya Scindia is flying to Delhi from Indore and Janata Dal leader CP Singh has also reached Delhi. Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Monday defended recent shootings at criminals and militants in the state. Twitter was today sternly told by the Delhi High Court that it cannot take as long as it wants in this country to appoint a grievance officer. India recorded 34,703 new cases in the last 24 hours, its lowest in 111 days as the second wave of Covid infections appears to be ebbing.
#CabinetReshuffle #JyotiradityaScindia #ThawarchandGehlot
Singapore aims to relax more virus curbs, including starting to allow quarantine-free travel in September, marking the first time it's set out a timeline to reopen borders that have been mostly shut for more than a year.
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Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong wore an immaculate white turban at the inauguration of a gurdwara and greeted the community members in perfect Punjabi, saying "Sat Sri Akaal".
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Dholavira, a Harappan-era city in Gujarat, has been inscribed as a World Heritage Site by the UNESCO heritage committee. The decision was taken at the ongoing 44th session of the World Heritage Committee of UNESCO held online and chaired from China’s Fuzhou.
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Income Tax raids took place at several offices of the media group Dainik Bhaskar across the country this morning. The group has been accused of tax evasion, sources said. Taxmen searched premises of Dainik Bhaskar in Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Gujarat and Maharashtra.
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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi told a court in Gujarat that his remarks on Modi surname during an election rally in 2019 was nothing but sarcasm. Rahul Gandhi appeared before a magisterial court in Surat to defend himself in a defamation suit that was filed by a Gujarat BJP MLA.
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