J&K: Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in Poonch; Indian troops give befitting reply:Pakistani troops violated ceasefire and resorted to indiscriminate and unprovoked firing on Indian forward posts and civilian areas along the Line of Control in border district of Poonch Saturday evening.
Total number corona positive cases rises to 3467 in J&K :In Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, 143 new positive cases reported today including 100 from Kashmir Division and 43 from Jammu Division, thereby taking the number corona positive cases to 3467.
1458 persons tested positive for COVID-19 in Tamilnadu today :A record 1458 persons tested positive for Covid-19 in Tamilnadu today. They included 1423 residents and 35 who had returned from outside the state.
108 positive cases of COVID-19 reported in Kerala today:In Kerala, 108 positive cases of COVID-19 were reported today, the second consecutive day of positive cases breaching the 100 mark.
COVID-19 death toll rises to 13 in Nepal:Nepal has reported two more COVID-19 fatalities. A 58 year man and a 55 year woman died of coronavirus
Areas near Rohingya Camps, Cox’s Bazar in Bangladesh put under lockdown:Local authorities in Bangladesh have put the Cox’s Bazar municipality under lockdown from Saturday declaring some areas near the Rohingya refugee camps as Coronavirus red zone. The lockdown will be in force for two weeks till June 20.
North Korea threatens to shut liaison office with South:North Korea threatened to permanently shut a liaison office with South Korea as it continued to condemn its rival for failing to prevent activists from sending anti-North Korean leaflets across the border.
UN nuclear watchdog has “serious concern” at Iran denying inspection:Iran has now accumulated enriched uranium at nearly eight times the limit of a 2015 deal and has for months blocked inspections at sites where historic nuclear activity may have occurred, the UN watchdog said Friday.
Former footballer Hamza Koya dies of COVID-19 in Kerala:Former Santosh Trophy National Football Championship player, Hamza Koya, who had tested positive for COVID-19, succumbed to the virus early Saturday at a hospital in Malappuram, Kerala.
13-year-old Madurai girl appointed Goodwill Ambassador of UNADAP:In Tamil Nadu, a thirteen-year old Madurai girl Nethra has been appointed the Goodwill Ambassador of the United Nations Association for Development and Peace, the UNADAP.