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Jessica Lal’s murderer Manu Sharma prematurely released from Tihar Jail

Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal has approved the premature release of Jessica Lal Murder case convict Manu Sharma, who was serving life sentence in Tihar Jail, according to an official order. The Delhi Sentence Review Board (SRB) which comes under the Delhi government had recommended Sharma’s premature release last month. Sources said the recommendation was...

Hydroxychloroquine can seriously affect heartbeat, claims study

Researchers have used an optical mapping system to demonstrate how the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine, which has been promoted as a potential treatment for COVID-19, creates serious disturbances in the electrical signals that govern heartbeat. According to the scientists, including those from Georgia Institute of Technology in the US, the findings shed light on how the...

What is the truth about delisting buzz of Adani Power?

There is a buzz in the stock market that after Vedanta, Adani Group is planning to delist Adani Power from the bourses. The buzz is quite strong and according to some market experts, the promoters are planning to buyback the entire public shareholding. Earlier, on 12 May, Vedanta Metals and mining giant Vedanta had announced...

“If you don’t have something constructive to say, keep your mouth shut”, Houston police chief tells Donald Trump

In a clip of an interview that has since been widely shared on social media, the city of Houston’s police chief criticised US President Donald Trump for his handling of the ongoing protests over the killing of George Floyd and advised him to “keep his mouth shut”. In an interview with CNN anchor Christiane Amanpour,...

Centre seeks dismissal of plea seeking declaration of funds received by PM CARES

The Centre on Tuesday opposed and sought dismissal of a petition seeking a declaration of funds received by the Prime Ministers Citizens Assistance and Relief in Emergency Situation (PM CARES), a public charitable trust created by the government amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Additional Solicitor General Anil Singh told the Nagpur bench of Bombay High Court...

Cyclone Nisarga to make landfall in Maharashtra’s Raigad district on June 3, bring rain to Gujarat

Cyclone Nisarga, which is expected to intensify into a severe cyclonic storm, is likely to make a landfall near Alibaug in Raigad district of Maharashtra close to Mumbai, and bring moderate to heavy rainfall in parts of Gujarat. This is the second storm to hit the country within a fortnight after cyclone Amphan wreaked havoc...

We will definitely get our growth back: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said India will soon get back on track beating the coronavirus pandemic and its financial implications. He said his government has taken several decisive policies that will help the Indian economy in again achieving the growth trajectory. PM Modi made the comments while delivering the inaugural address at the...

African-American George Floyd died of “neck compression”: Autopsy report

An official autopsy released Monday ruled that George Floyd, the African-American man whose death at police hands set off unrest across the United States, died in a homicide involving “neck compression”. George, 46, died of “cardiopulmonary arrest complicating law enforcement subdual, restraint, and neck compression,” and the manner of death was...

India’s COVID-19 tally nearing 2 lakh, death toll at 5,598

The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has informed that 8,171 fresh cases of the novel coronavirus have been reported in the last 24 hours ending at 8 am on Tuesday. With the addition of the fresh cases, the total tally of COVID-19 cases in the country has now increased to 1,98,706. During this period,...

Doctors, nurses from Kerala to help Mumbai in battle against COVID-19

More than 100 doctors and nurses from Kerala are expected to reach Mumbai in the next few days to join the medical staff in the maximum city in the battle against COVID-19. Mumbai needs more human resources in terms of medical staff. A team of 16 doctors from Kerala is expected to reach Mumbai on...

China says border dispute with India “stable & controllable”

China on Monday said that the overall situation at the border with India was “stable and controllable”, and both the countries have “unimpeded” communication channels to resolve the issues through dialogue and consultations. The comments by the Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian came in the backdrop of the continuing standoff between the militaries...

Indian Army kills 13 terrorists in Mendhar-Poonch region of J&K

The Indian Army has killed 13 terrorists along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Mendhar-Poonch region on Monday. While three heavily-armed terrorists were killed in Rajouri district’s Nowshera sector on Monday morning, 10 more terrorists were killed in an encounter with army troops in Mendhar along the Line of Control in the...