Clash breaks out between two groups of students’ in JNU:Clash breaks out between two groups of students’ in JNU
Javadekar to confer first ‘Antarrashtriya Yoga Diwas Media Samman’ to 30 media houses:Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar will confer the first ‘Antarrashtriya Yoga Diwas Media Samman’ to 30 media houses in New Delhi on Tuesday. Acknowledging the positive role and responsibility of the media in disseminating the outreach of Yoga in India and abroad, the Ministry had instituted the award in June last year to mark the contribution of media in spreading the message of Yoga.
Several mass contact meetings mark launch of BJP’s 10-day nationwide drive to mobilise support for CAA:The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has launched a campaign to mobilise support for the CAA. The drive aims to expose the opposition parties and to apprise the people of details about the legislation. The government has reiterated that no Indian citizen of any religion or any region will be adversely impacted by the Citizenship Amendment Act.
India condemns targeted killing of minority Sikh community member at Peshawar:India has strongly condemned the targeted killing of minority Sikh community member at Peshawar in Pakistan.
BJP step-up massive campaign to mobilise support for CAA:Bharatiya Janata Party step-up its massive campaign to mobilise support for the Citizenship Amendment Act; Party’s top leadership to do a door-to-door campaign to reach out to 3 crore households in order to counter misconceptions on the CAA.
BJP condemns acts of violence on Nankana Sahib Gurdwara in Pakistan:India strongly condemns mob attack on Gurudwara Nankana Sahib; SGPC to send a delegation to Pakistan to discuss the issue with senior officials; BJP appeals those opposed to CAA to understand the importance of the Act in the backdrop of such incidents of violence against religious minorities in Pakistan.
Uttar Pradesh: Six labourers killed in wall collapse at Jhansi:In Uttar Pradesh’s Jhansi, Six labourers including a one-year-old child were killed and six others were injured when an under-construction wall collapsed on them.
Delhi: Sikh Community protest against Pakistan over mob attack:Members the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee and Shiromani Akali Dal staged a protest near the Pakistan High Commission in New Delhi on Saturday over the mob attack at the historic Gurdwara Nankana Sahib.
Kota Infants death: Central team visits JK Lon Hospital:The Central high-level team comprising six experts visited Kota’s JK Lon Hospital on Saturday. The team constituted by Union Health Ministry, inspected the condition of wards. They also held a meeting with hospital administration, and enquired about the reasons behind so many deaths.
Iran: Mortal remains of Major General Qasem Soleimani, others reach Ahvaz:Mortal remains of Iranian Military Commander Major General Qasem Soleimani and others reached Iran’s southern city of Ahvaz today. They were killed in the US air-strike in Baghdad on Friday.
Dhaka Court issues arrest warrant against former Chief Justice S.K.Sinha:A Dhaka court today issued arrest warrant against the former Chief Justice of Bangladesh S.K.Sinha and ten others in a case of graft and money laundering.
US-Iran tensions rise amidst war of words:Rockets hit Baghdad near Green Zone and an air base housing US troops; no causalities reported; Iranian Foreign Minister says “End of US malign presence in West Asia has begun” as Iraqis mourn top Iranian General in a huge procession; US President Trump warns, 52 targetted Iranian sites will be hit “very fast and very hard” if American assets are attacked.
Australia: Mass evacuation as catastrophic bushfires worsen:Bushfires go out of control in southeastern Australia as high temperatures and strong winds lead to merging of several large fire fronts.
Libya: At least 28 dead in raid on Tripoli military school:At least 28 people were killed and dozens injured in an air strike on a military school in Libya’s capital Tripoli.
CMD Air India: Rumours of Air India shutting down baseless:Air India chief Ashwani Lohani dismissed the “rumours” regarding the shutting down or closing operations of the public carrier. In a statement Lohani said that “Rumours regarding Air India shutting down or closing operations, are baseless and further said that Air India would continue to fly and expand.
T20I between India and Sri Lanka in Guwahati called off due to rain:The first Twenty20 International (T20I) between India and Sri Lanka was abandoned due to damp patches on the track, with Assam Cricket Association (ACA) groundsmen failing to prevent the rain water from seeping into the covers.c