Today, the Supreme Court issued a notice to the Centre on pleas challenging the constitutional validity of the sedition law. The Chief Justice of India, N V Ramana questioned that the "law which was used by the British to silence Mahatma Gandhi was still needed after 75 years of Independence.”
#SC #CJI #SeditionLaw
Central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district has recently seen an increase in the number of female soldiers being deployed at mobile vehicle check posts. Known as Rifle Women, they help bridge the gap between the locals and forces in Ganderbal.
#Kashmir #RifleWomen #AssamRifles
Prithvi Shaw and Suryakumar Yadav have tested negative for COVID-19, and soon they will be joining Virat Kohi led team, that will be playing 5 test matches against England. Both players were under quarantine after Kurnal Pandya was tested positive for corona during the Sri Lanka series.
#IndvsEng #PrithviShaw #SuryakumarYadav
Johnson & Johnson has withdrawn its proposal seeking approval of its single-shot Covid-19 vaccine in India, Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) sources said. Johnson & Johnson has not cited any reason for the withdrawal yet.
#Johnson&Johnson #Covid19 #Coronavirus
India women’s hockey team head coach Sjoerd Marijne broke down in tears after Rani Rampal led side sealed a place in the semifinals of Tokyo Olympics 2020 with a 1-0 win over Australia. It’s the first time when India women’s team managed to qualify for the last four of the Olympic Games.
#IndvsAus #Indianwomenhockey #SjoerdMarijne
Google has been sending mails to some users stating that sign-in will not be supported on Android version 2.3.7 and lower. In order to continue using Google apps on their phones, they must upgrade to Android version 3.0 or higher.
#Google #Android #GoogleApp
Republican Sen. Susan Collins tells CNN’s Jake Tapper that the Supreme Court “will look at precedent and reach their decision” in a Mississippi case that could topple the landmark abortion rights decision Roe v. Wade.
Justice Kausik Chanda of the Calcutta High Court recused himself from hearing CM Mamata Banerjee's petition challenging the election of BJP leader of Opposition Suvendu Adhikari from Nandigram. He also imposed a fine of Rs 5 lakh on her. This is why.
#Nandigram #Mamata #JusticeChanda #Rs5lakh
Yesterday, BJP in West Bengal claimed that its party MLA Dibakar Gharami was attacked by supporters of the ruling TMC in Bankura district. Police have claimed that no such incident was reported to them.
#SuvenduAdhikari #BJP #TMC
A new study by the Indian Council of Medical Research revealed that people who have recovered from Covid-19 and vaccinated with one or both doses show higher protection against the Delta variant; Delegation of MPs from the Trinamool Congress is set to meet President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday to notify the party's concern over the purported meeting between BJP's Nandigram MLA Suvendu Adhikari and Solicitor General of India Tushar Mehta; The Congress party on Saturday demanded a joint parliamentary committee probe into the Rafale deal after France initiated a judicial probe into the same on June 14; BJP's Khatima MLA Pushkar Singh Dhami has been appointed as the new chief minister of Uttarakhand.
#ICMR #Covid19 #CovidVaccine
Supreme Court said today that the State boards need to prepare an internal assessment scheme for Class 12 exams and declare the results on the basis of the assessment by July 31. Madhya Pradesh on Wednesday reported its first Covid-19 death linked to the Delta Plus variant of SARS-CoV-2. Mamata Banerjee today joined a Calcutta High Court hearing on her petition challenging the election of the BJP's Suvendu Adhikari in Nandigram virtually. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet political leaders of Jammu and Kashmir at his Delhi residence at 3 PM.
#PMModi #DeltaPlus #J&K
The centre has sent a team of medical experts to Maharashtra to support the state and recommend necessary public health interventions after its first ever case of Zika virus infection. Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched e-RUPI -- the government's digital payment solution meant to ensure delivery of welfare services, which, for now, will be used to push vaccination efforts. Bihar Chief Minister and BJP ally Nitish Kumar today added his voice to the opposition demand for an investigation into the Pegasus scandal. Further de-escalation in eastern Ladakh was discussed during the 12th round of India-China Corps Commander level talks on Saturday. Discus thrower Kamalpreet Kaur finished a creditable sixth in her first Olympics with a best throw of 63.70m in a rain-interrupted final here on Monday.
#PMModi #KamalpreetKaur #ZikaVirus
On Saturday, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee hit back at Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government after the spat over the Cyclone Yaas review meeting. She accused his office of feeding fake..