Alwar rape case: Mayawati attacks state government: BSP Chief Mayawati’s scathing attack on the Congress led Government in Rajasthan over Alwar Gang Rape case, says the state government suppressed the horrific crime till the time of voting.
Indian Air Force gets 1st Apache Helicopter from United States: Adding more power to its wings, Indian Air Force formally receives first Apache Guardian helicopter at Boeing production facility in Arizona, USA; India has signed a contract for 22 Apache helicopters.
Cyclone Fani: Water supply restored: The Archaeological Survey of India has said there is no structural damage to the Konark Sun Temple, a World Heritage Site, due to Cyclone Fani.
Election Commission sends notice to Sidhu for his remarks against PM Modi: The Election Commission on Friday issued a fresh show cause notice to Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu for prima facie violating the model code of conduct by making alleged disparaging remarks against Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He has been given a day to reply to the notice.
70 countries urge North Korea to scrap nuclear, ballistic weapons: Seventy countries urged North Korea on Friday to scrap its nuclear weapons, ballistic missiles and related programs, decrying the “undiminished threat” posed to world peace.
Security situation in country is back to normal: Sri Lanka Army Chief: Sri Lankan army chief Lt General Mahesh Senanayake has assured that security situation in the country is back to normal and 85 percent of suspects linked to Easter Sunday attacks, are under arrest.
Cyril Ramaphosa’s Party wins South Africa elections with majority: South African President Cyril Ramaphosa’s ruling ANC won re-election on Friday with an absolute majority in Parliament, as results showed, but with diminished support, complicating economic revival and anti-corruption efforts.
MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli “Unmatchable”: Kapil Dev: Former Indian captain Kapil Dev believes Virat Kohli’s Indian team has the quality to make it to the semi-finals of the World Cup; The legendary all-rounder said that Kohli’s team will definitely make it to the top four, following which it was difficult to make a prediction.
IPL: Chennai beat Delhi by 6 wickets in 2nd Qualifier: In IPL Cricket, Chennai Super Kings stormed into the final after beating Delhi Capitals by 6 wickets in the second Qualifier at Visakhapatnam on Friday.