Ending weeks of speculation, BJP national vice-president Mukul Roy, along with his son and former MLA Subhrangshu, returned to the ruling Trinamool fold on Friday; Poll strategist Prashant Kishor met with Maharashtra politician Sharad Pawar for lunch in Mumbai sparking buzz about a strategy for national elections in 2024; Kishor's meeting with Shah Rukh Khan set off gossip that the actor's production house would be making a webseries on the poll strategist; The ICMR will start national-level sero surveys to assess the spread of Covid-19. All this and more news at 9 PM.
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Former Attorney General & Constitutional law expert Soli Sorabjee died on Friday. The 91-year-old veteran lawyer passed away after getting infected with Covid-19. Sorabjee had served as the Attorney General for India from 1989-90 & then from 1998-2004. The Former Attorney General was admitted to a private hospital in South Delhi. President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to Twitter and condoled Sorabjee's demise. VP Venkaiah Naidu, union ministers Amit Shah, Rajnath Singh, RS Prasad and Smriti Irani also paid their tribute to the former Attorney General. NCP chief Sharad Pawar and West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee also tweeted and expressed their condolences. Born in 1930, Soli Sorabjee had been honoured with Padma Vibhushan in 2002.
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India's Covid cases continue to fall with the country recording 58,419 cases, the lowest in over 80 days. India, the second-worst hit country, now has 2.98 crore cases. The government told the Supreme Court that the Families of Covid victims cannot be paid compensation as it applies to natural disasters only, , adding that states cannot afford to pay ₹ 4 lakh to every victim. Mumbai’s Versova Police on Saturday registered a second FIR in an alleged scam of vaccination of the employees of a film production house in the city. The ongoing World Test Championship (WTC) final in Southampton has been blighted by rainy weather. Pakistan said on Saturday that it would oppose any move by India to divide Kashmir and change its demography and other news.
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Petrol became costlier by 27 paise per litre and diesel by 28 paise on Friday. The latest price revision saw petrol crossing ₹100 a litre mark for the first time in Bengaluru, the second metro after Mumbai.
#FuelPrice #Petrol #Diesel
On 14th June 2020, Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput was found dead in his Mumbai home. His demise opened a pandora's box of nepotism and depression in the film industry. Also, let's find out other famous celebrities who committed suicide and shocked the world.
Rhea Chakraborty remembered Sushant Singh Rajput on the occasion of his first death anniversary. Sushant was found dead at his Bandra residence on June 14, 2020. Rhea shared a picture with Sushant and wrote, 'There isn’t a moment where I believe that you aren’t here anymore. They said that time heals everything but you were my time and my everything'.
#Insaaf4SSR #SushantSinghRajput #RheaChakraborty
It has been a year since the Hindi film industry lost one of its most promising stars. The 34-year-old Sushant Singh Rajput was found dead in his Mumbai apartnemnt on this day last year. His fans haven't forgotten him and believe he was pushed to death, and still demand justice. However, a year on, mystery still shrouds the probe into Sushant Singh's death.
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Tomorrow will be the completion of an entire year since India experienced the grim discovery of the untimely demise of the treasured actor, Sushant Singh Rajput. On the eve of his death anniversary, let's remember the actor with his family.
#SSR #DeathAnniversary #SSR1Year
The Supreme Court Monday on Monday restrained Andhra Pradesh police from taking any coercive action against two Telugu news channels.
Recording its worst ever performance in over four decades, India clocked a negative growth of 7.3 per cent for 2020-21 while the fourth quarter of the fiscal showed a meagre rise of 1.6 per cent. Amid the ongoing tussle over the extension of Bengal Chief Secretary Alapan Bandyopadhyay's tenure, the Centre on Monday appointed 1988 IAS batch officer Hari Krishna Dwivedi as the new chief secretary to Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee.
The Karnataka government, after rejecting the two responses it received on the global tenders to procure COVID-19 vaccines, has decided to approach the vaccine manufacturing companies directly.Two former house staff members of late actor Sushant Singh Rajput have turned into witnesses in a drug-related case.
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