The second wave of COVID-19 infections in Indonesia has been especially devastating for the country's youngsters. Thousands have died as a result of the highly contagious Delta variant. Many people have experienced the loss of a parent. According to one estimate, there are around 18,000 orphans.
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The United Nations’ Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, Martin Griffiths said that he had released $45 million in emergency funds to help prevent Afghanistan's battered healthcare system from collapsing.
#Taliban #UN #AfghanHealthCare
According to a note, the police found near Mahant Giri’s body at his ashram in Uttar Pradesh's Prayagraj, the top seer was under pressure over what he called a ‘morphed image with a woman’.
#MahantGiri #Prayagraj #MahantGiriSuicideNote
The Assam government burnt around 2500 Rhino horns to mark World Rhino Day 2021. As many as six giant gas furnaces, each with three tiers were used to burn these horns which have been preserved for years.
#WorldRhinoday #2500Rhinohornsburnt #Assam
Today, the International Monetary Fund sharply cut India's GDP forecast to 9.5 per cent for 2022; Today, Basavaraj S Bommai was elected the new Chief Minister of Karnataka; Veteran journalists N Ram and Sashi Kumar have moved the Supreme Court seeking an independent probe into Pegasus Spyware controversy; The Metropolitan Magistrate at Andheri has granted a last chance to Kangana Ranaut to appear before the Court in the defamation case filed by lyricist Javed Akhtar.
#BasavarajBommai #KarnatakaCM #IndiaGDP
After months of speculation, Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa on Monday resigned from the top post. The towering Lingayat leader had on Sunday announced that he would take the decision on his future as Karnataka CM on July 26 when his government completed two years in the state.
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BS Yediyurappa announces resignation as the Karnataka chief minister after weeks of uncertainty. Rahul Gandhi today rode a new set of wheels to Parliament carrying a warning, farmers' message and registering his protest against the three agricultural laws. Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has set up a panel to be headed by retired judges Justice MV Lokur and Justice Jyotirmoy Bhattacharya - to probe the Pegasus phone-hacking scandal in the state. India today added 39,361 fresh coronavirus cases, which is marginally lower than yesterday's count. Secretary of State Antony Blinken will raise these issues during his visit to New Delhi.
#BSYediyurappa #Covid19 #Karnataka
Ending weeks of speculation and after prolonged turmoil in the Karnataka BJP, CM BS Yediyurappa has resigned. The 78-year-old said in a very emotional address in the Karnataka Assembly: It has always been an Agni pariksha for me.
#Yediyurappa #Karnataka #CMofKarnataka
Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa kept people guessing on Sunday about his political future after dropping more than one hint that his hold on power was no longer guaranteed amid speculation about his replacement. He may resign on Monday, when he completes two years as Chief Minister
#BSYediyurappa #Yediyurappa #Karnataka
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi called himself a Kashmiri Brahmin while on a 2-day visit to Jammu. The first day of his visit was entirely dedicated to religious programs.
#KashmiriPandit #RahulGandhi #VaishnoDevi
Body of one of the two pilots of army’s Rudra helicopter that crashed into Ranjit Sagar Dam in Jammu on August 3 was recovered on Sunday evening after 12 days of intensive search operations. The Rudra helicopter crashed into the dam lake near Pathankot on August 3 around 10.43 am.
#ArmyChopper #RudraHelicopter #RanjitSagarDam
Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi’s official residence in Delhi was vandalised by members of Hindu Sena. Delhi police said that they have arrested five men. The incident took place on Tuesday evening,
#SAACMeetingcalledoff #Pakistan #Taliban
The SAARC foreign minister’s meeting was called off after Pakistan wanted Taliban be brought to the table. The proposal was shot down by the remaining members. This was in view of the fact that the new Taliban regime has not yet been recognised by governments across the world, and they have also not approached the UN for credentials.
#SAACMeetingcalledoff #Pakistan #Taliban
Former union minister and veteran Congress leader Oscar Fernandes passed away at the age of 80 in Karnataka on Monday. Fernandes was hospitalised after he suffered a head injury in July this year, was considered a trusted aide of Congress President Sonia Gandhi.
#OscarFernandespassesaway #PMModi #RahulGandhi
Karnataka BJP MLA Shrimant Patil had previously said that he was offered money to join the party to topple the previous JDS-Congress government. Now, he has retracted his statement after issuing a clarification saying he voluntarily joined the BJP.
#BJP #Karnataka #ShrimantPatil
As the cases of Nipah Virus are coming to light in Kerala, the state of Karnataka have issued advisory to prevent similar outbreak. The Karnataka government has asked districts bordering Kerala to be extra vigilant.
#NipahVirus #NipahVirusinKerala #WhatisNipahVirus
Today, fresh fighting was reported between the Taliban and resistance forces in Afghanistan's Panjshir Valley, as the hardline Islamists finalise a new government; A Karnataka BJP MLA, Aravind Bellad's justification for the increase in fuel and gas prices is the Taliban crisis in Afghanistan; Today, Chief Justice NV Ramana said that the collegium has recommended record 68 names in one go for elevation as judges to a dozen High Courts; Today, the government signed a tripartite Karbi Peace Accord in the presence of Union Home Minister Amit Shah, Assam Chief Minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma and the representatives of Karbi outfits in Delhi.
#FuelPrices #Taliban #AfghanCrisis