The Indian Premier League match today has been rescheduled after Kolkata Knight Riders players and staff have decided to isolate themselves after a few tested positive for Coronavirus; The media cannot be stopped from reporting any court hearing, the Supreme Court said today, after the ECI complained against the 'murder' observation of the Madras HC; Pakistani Rangers violated ceasefire along the International Border in Jammu and Kashmir’s Samba district on Monday, a first after a February pact.
Celebrations have already begun outside DMK headquarters after early trends represent DMK leading on 106 seats. However, DMK party workers defied Supreme Court's decision to not celebrate victory in wake of the horrific second wave of pandemic. Party workers flouted social distancing norms and did not wear masks. Counting on Tamil Nadu's 234 Assembly seats is underway.
The Indian Premier League is suspended for the time being after a player from the Sunrisers Hyderabad test Covid positive. The Monday match between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kolkata Knight Riders was the first match that got postponed when two of the KKR players, Varun Chakravarthy and Sandeep Warrier tested Covid positive.
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The IPL match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Royal Challengers Bangalore that was scheduled to be played today is postponed. This was decided after two KKR bowlers, Varun Chakaravarthy and Sandeep Warrier tested Covid positive.
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The Board of Control for Cricket in India president Sourav Ganguly has said that the remaining matches of IPL 2021 can't be held in India. He additionally added that it is too soon to find a space to finish the league. IPL 2021 was suspended on May 4 after different COVID-19 breaks arose in the bio-secure bubble of a few groups.
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IPL's 'Mumbai Indians' team snapped at Kalinga Airport in Mumbai as they returned home after suspension of IPL due to surge in COVID-19 cases. Cricketer and son of Sachin Tendulkar, Arjun Tendulkar was also seen along with his teammates. BCCI decided to suspend the IPL tournament after several players tested positive for the virus. 'Mumbai Indians' had won 4 matches out of 7 played so far in the tournament.
The Union Home Ministry has sent a four-member team to the state to assess the ground situation in West Bengal amid post poll violence; Supreme Court raps Centre, asks it to ensure better logistics for oxygen supply as third wave is coming; Sourav Ganguly said that a breach in the bio-bubble was highly unlikely and yet the virus has infected IPL players. This and more news at 2pm.
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The Indian Premier League (IPL) has been suspended after several players across the eight teams tested positive for COVID-19. Cricket lovers across the country also welcomed and supported the Board of Control for Cricket in India's decision of suspending the matches. So far, 29 out of the scheduled 56 league games were played in this season - the last match played this season was between Punjab Kings and Delhi Capitals on May 02.
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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CNN’s John Avlon looks at the many hurdles that the Affordable Care Act has had to overcome. Despite all the attempts to repeal it, the latest Supreme Court ruling saved it again, the ACA remains the law.
In a conversation with Axios journalist Jonathan Swan, Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan addresses the prevalent Islamophobia in almost all parts of the world. When asked about China's Uyghurs Muslim community, he mostly deviated the topic to the Kashmir issue in India.
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Cherry harvesting season has begun in Kashmir Valley after Covid restrictions were relaxed in Jammu and Kashmir. The harvesting of the cherry crop began a little late this year due to the Covid-19 threat.
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Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has been subjected to sharp criticism after he commented that the increasing sexualassault cases in the country were linked to the way women dress.
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Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has made it clear that the country would absolutely not permit any of its bases or use of its territory to the United States for any kind of action inside Afghanistan. Pakistan says, 'There is no way we are going to allow any bases, any sort of action from Pakistani territory into Afghanistan'.
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Brian Stelter speaks with WSJ reporter Elaine Yu about the recent arrests at Apple Daily, a pro-democracy newspaper in Hong Kong. Then he interviews Mark Simon, assistant to Apple Daily chairman Jimmy..
While granting bail to student activists Natasha Narwal, Devangana Kalita and Asif Iqbal Tanha, the Delhi High Court on Tuesday made some sharp observations on the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act,..