At least two cops were martyred after terrorists attacked a joint team of police and CRPF in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore, 2 civilians were also killed; The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) has formed an alliance with the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) for the Punjab Assembly elections in 2022; Congress leader Sachin Pilot is in Delhi to try and meet with the party leadership on demands that he says have remained unresolved months after he was promised a solution.
Senior Congress leader and former Rajasthan deputy chief minister, Sachin Pilot criticised vehemently the ruling BJP in Centre on rising fuel prices in the country.
#SachinPilot #FuelPrice #PetrolPrice
Madhya Pradesh has reported its first case where a Covid-19 patient has been infected with the 'Delta Pus' variant of SARS-CoV-2 virus.
Three children infected with Black Fungus had to go through surgery to remove an eye each in Mumbai. The Kerala High Court has directed Lakshadweep police to grant interim bail of one week to filmmaker Aisha Sultana if they decide to arrest her after questioning her in a sedition case. 20-time grand slam champion and 2008 Olympic gold medallist Rafael Nadal on Thursday said that he is pulling out of the upcoming Wimbledon Championships and the Tokyo Olympics.
#DeltaPlus #BlackFungus #RafaelNadal
Wildfires are raging in southern Turkey near the mediterranean coast and at least 3 people have reportedly died so far. Over 50 are hospitalised due to smoke inhalation as houses were burnt down by the fast spreading fires.
#Turkey #Wildfires #Antalya
Former India team captain MS Dhoni has been spotted with a new hairstyle and he has divided the opinions of his fans. While some find it cute, others feel he could have avoided the hairstyle. Taking to his official social media handle, Aalim Hakim, the celebrated stylist shared some photos of the Chennai Super Kings skipper Dhoni.
#MSDhoni #Dhoni #DhoniNewLook
Pakistan badminton player Mahoor Shahzad is in the dock for her racist comment against the Pathan community. She later had to apologise for her words. Watch the video to know what happened.
#Pakistan #Pathan #Racism
The straight-game win sees Sindhu reach the semi-final of the Tokyo Olympics and inch closer to a second Olympic medal. PV Sindhu will face either World No. 1 Tai Tzu Ying of Taiwan of World No. 6 Ratchanok Intanon of Thailand in the semi-final.
#PVSindhu #TokyoOlympics #AkaneYamaguchi
The Delhi administration today sounded a flood alert and expedited efforts to evacuate people living in the Yamuna flood plains, as the river in the capital breached the danger mark of 205.33 metres amid heavy rains in the upper catchment areas.
#YamunaRiver #YamunaNearsDangerMark #Floods
Punjab's Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and Mayawati's Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) are all set to announce a coalition for the 2022 Assembly elections. The two parties were allies in 1996 before the SAD discarded the BSP to form an alliance with the Bharatiya Janata Party.
#Mayawati #BSPSADAlliance #2022AssemblyElections
BSP chief Mayawati clarified that the party would go solo in the Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand state polls; Yesterday, the BCCI secretary, Jay Shah said the T20 World Cup may have to be shifted from India to UAE due to the Covid-19 pandemic; Yesterday, three people were arrested who were suspected to be associates of Debanjan Deb, who had allegedly posed as an IAS officer and organised fake Covid vaccination camps in Kolkata; Yesterday, Chief Justice of India N.V. Ramana expressed concern at ‘the poor digital connectivity in rural, tribal, remote and hilly areas’.
#BSP #BCCI #DebanjanDeb #CJI
9 BSP MLAs reportedly met with Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav this morning and are reportedly about to cross over to the rival camp, dealing a blow to Mayawati ahead of the UP Assembly election; The Delhi HC today granted bail to Natasha Narwal, Devangana Kalita, and Asif Iqbal Tanha who were arrested in May 2020 in connection with the Delhi riots; China has suggested negotiations at the level of Division Commanders to make headway on pullback of troops from other areas of eastern Ladakh. This and more news at 2 PM.
#DelhiRiots #Ladakh #IndianArmy
Covid vaccines for children are likely in a matter of days, Prime Minister Narendra Modi was told this morning at a meeting of BJP MPs at parliament.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday attacked the Congress, accusing it of not allowing the monsoon session of parliament to function.
A day after five Assam police officers were killed in clashes, The Govt has said that the Assam-Mizoram border situation is under control and more CRPF troops have been deployed to keep a check on both sides. Kerala Health Minister Veena George has flagged an acute shortage of Covid-19 vaccines in the state and said the drive could be canceled for a few days. The Mamata Banerjee government has filed a voluminous affidavit before the Calcutta High Court, refuting every allegation levelled by the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) in its report on post-poll violence in the state.
#AssamMizoramBorder #Covid19 #Parliament
A long-standing inter-state border dispute between Assam and Mizoram erupted into fresh violence on Monday. Central forces have now been deployed in the area to bring the situation under control and prevent any more untoward incidents.
#AssamMizoram #CRPF #HimantaBiswaSarma
Violent protests have erupted in Iran's south western Khuzestan province after severe water shortages have brought people to the streets. At least 3 civilians have died so far amid clashes with police,..