Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar met Prime Minister Narendra Modi to discuss the issue of a caste Census where he led a team of 11 political leaders from the state, including RJD’s Tejashwi Yadav, who made a strong pitch for the exercise.
The Islamic State group claimed credit for today’s rocket attack on Kabul airport, as US troops raced to complete their withdrawal from Afghanistan; A new variant of Covid-19 has been detected in South Africa; BJP in Maharashtra staged protests today against the Maha Vikas Agadi government's decision to not reopen temples; Janata Dal (United) asserted that Nitish Kumar is PM material.
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One woman, Halyna Hutchins, has died after Hollywood star Alec Baldwin accidentally discharged a prop gun on the set of a film in New Mexico. Baldwin shot Halyna Hutchins who was working as the director of photography on set.
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US President Joe Biden in a recent interview said that the US would come to the defense of Taiwan if China attacks. Military tensions between Taiwan and China are at their worst in more than 40 years.
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A new TV ad of Aamir Khan for a tyre company has landed the actor in trouble. In the ad Khan is saying to burn crackers in society and not on the roads. BJP MP Ananthkumar Hegde said that the ad hurt sentiments of Hindus.
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Bangladesh police arrested Ikbal Hossain, the man accused of placing Quran at a Durga Puja pandal in Comilla last week. The police had identified the 35-year-old man, whose action triggered communal violence in Bangladesh.
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A major lapse happened in the security of UP CM Yogi Adityanath, when a man carrying a gun entered an event minutes ahead of the former’s arrival on Tuesday. Four police personnel were suspended.
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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..