Rijiju: Lynching issue taken up very seriously by Centre :- Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju, has said that the Centre has sent strong advisories to all the state govts while reiterating that the lynching issue has been taken up very seriously by the Centre.
Court grants anticipatory bail to Chidambaram in CBI’s Aircel-Maxis case :- A court in Delhi has granted protection from arrest till August 7 to former Union Minister P Chidambaram in the Aircel-Maxis case filed by the CBI.
Rafale deal: BJP hits back at Congress’ allegations :- BJP has hit back at Congress’ allegations against the Rafale deal accusing Rahul Gandhi of misleading the Parliament and the nation. It said the UPA’s Defence Ministers had also termed the deal as confidential and accused Rahul of not doing his homework on foreign policy and security issues.
HM: India has become foreign Investment destination hub :- Union Home Minsiter Rajnath Singh says India has become foreign Investment destination hub; Adds due to structural and procedural reforms by NDA Governement, there has been tremendous economic growth in the country.
Heavy Rain, Thundershowers witnessed across the country :- Rain and thundershowers were witnessed at most places over Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Chandigarh and Delhi, West Bengal, Odisha, East Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand and Konkan and Goa.
Border Roads Organisation completes strategic road in Bhutan :- Border Roads Organisation has completed construction of a strategically key road in Bhutan, linking the neighbouring country’s border town of Phuen-tshog-ling with its capital city of Thimphu.
Sri Lankan govt appreciates India’s efforts in setting up countrywide ambulance service :- Sri Lankan government has extended its sincere appreciation to the people of India for their generous gift in setting up a countrywide free pre-hospital care ambulance service.
China’s eastern regions coping with Typhoon Ampil aftermath :- Shanghai is actively coping with the aftermath of Typhoon Ampil following its landfall on the island of Chongming on Sunday, which later moved northwest.
Gunman dead after shooting 14, killing one, in Toronto: Canadian police :- Fourteen people, including a young girl, were shot near downtown Toronto, police in Canada’s biggest city said on Sunday, with one person killed and the gunman also dead.
Cuba economic growth weak, president says, as lawmakers approve new constitution :- Cuba’s National Assembly approved the country’s new draft constitution on Sunday, which paves the way for recognition of private businesses and lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights.
Now, only 35 goods in highest tax bracket of GST :- The GST Council has pruned the 28 per cent slab by cutting tax rates on 191 goods over the last one year, leaving just 35 items, including AC, digital camera, video recorders, dishwashing machine and automobiles, in the highest tax bracket.
India beat New Zealand 4-0 to complete series whitewash :- The Indian men’s hockey team thrashed New Zealand 4-0 in the third and final Test to complete a series whitewash in Bengaluru on Sunday.
Govt selects 734 athletes for Khelo-India scholarships :- Government selects 734 athletes for Khelo-India scholarships to nurture sporting talents; Youth Affairs and Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Rathore says transformational changes have been introduced into Indian sports.