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.
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.
Chirag Paswan, isolated in his party by a coup led by his uncle, was removed as Lok Janshakti Party president today. At least 1 lakh test reports were forged by a private agency in Kumbh Mela. Anyone over the age of 18 can walk in to the nearest vaccination centre to get registered on the CoWIN digital platform and be inoculated against COVID-19, the Union Health Ministry said Monday afternoon. The 'delta' variant of COVID-19 - a version first detected in India - has evolved to form the 'delta plus' or AY.1 variant. The Board of Control for Cricket in India on Tuesday announced India's 15-member squad for the World Test Championship final, starting June 18.
#Covid19 #KumbhMela #WTCFinal
It takes 8,000 liters to make a pair of jeans: we use a lot more water than we realise. Virtual water is a term for water used to make products. In effect, we even import water from drought-stricken regions in coffee or meat. What can we do about it?
#VirtualWater #WastingWater #SavingWater
Today marks one year since 20 Indian soldiers were martyred in the Galwan Valley while defending the country against an unforeseen Chinese attack. The Indian Army released a video as a homage to the gallant soldiers. May their departed souls rest in peace.
#GalwanMartyrs #IndianArmy #FirstAnniversary
Countries around the world are running up an astronomical amount of debt in a bid to save their economies. But who will get stuck paying back all that money? Will the younger generation get saddled with it all? Will they be able to cope?
#Pandemic #Covid19 #YoungGeneration
Former police commissioner of Mumbai Julio Ribeiro talks about politicians, bureaucrats and police. The former top cop talks about how NCP chief Sharad Pawar knows exactly what each officer is worth. Ribeiro talks about his comments on Leader of Opposition Devendra Fadnavis. Ribeiro said that Fadnavis should “play his cards properly”. The former top cop also spoke on Sushant Singh Rajput’s death case. Watch the full video for more details.
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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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The Ram Janmbhoomi Trust has issued a factual report on the controversial land deal explaining the price difference of the plot of land in Ayodhya that has come under scrutiny. The Ram Janmbhoomi Trust has sent its report to the Centre, BJP and RSS, explaining the price difference.
#RamMandir #RamJanmbhoomi #Ayodhya
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.
#SSR #SushantSinghRajput #Tribute