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BCCI nominates Rohit Sharma for Khel Ratna apart from sending names of Shikhar Dhawan, Ishant Sharma and Deepti Sharma for Arjuna award

Rohit Sharma (Photo courtesy- social media)
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30 May 2020, 7:12 PM

BCCI nominates Rohit Sharma for Khel Ratna

BCCI nominates Rohit Sharma for Khel Ratna apart from sending names of Shikhar Dhawan, Ishant Sharma and Deepti Sharma for Arjuna award

30 May 2020, 6:00 PM

Storm activity over Arabian Sea to hit Gujarat, Maharashtra by June 3

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Saturday said that a low pressure area will form in the Arabian Sea in the next 48 hours and will move towards the Gujarat and north Maharashtra coasts till June 3.

The IMD, in its daily bulletin, stated, "A low pressure area would form over Southeast-eastcentral Arabian Sea during next 48 hrs. To intensify into depression during subsequent 48 hours with possibility of further intensification. To move north-northwestwards towards Gujarat and north Maharashtra coasts till June 3."

A low pressure area and a depression are the first two levels on the IMD's eight-category scale used to classify cyclones based on their intensity.

The weather bureau said that under the influence of the likely formation of a low pressure system over the Arabian Sea, conditions will become favourable from June 1 for the onset of monsoon over Kerala.

Two storms are forming over the Arabian Sea, one lies off the African coast and is likely to move over Oman and Yemen, while the other is placed close to India.

30 May 2020, 5:55 PM

48-year-old engineering graduate arrested for allegedly placing raw meat near two temples in Coimbatore: Police

30 May 2020, 5:55 PM

CISCE allows candidates to appear for remaining exams from centre located at their current places

Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) will allow the candidates to appear for their remaining examination papers of ICSE&ISC 2020 from an exam centre located in a CISCE affiliated school in the State/City/District where they are currently located: CISCE

30 May 2020, 5:29 PM

BSF trooper found hanging in Jammu

A Border Security Force (BSF) trooper was found hanging inside a BSF camp in Jammu on Saturday.

The deceased, who has been identified as Constable Rajeev Lohan from Assam, was found hanging in the bathroom inside the Paloura camp of BSF in Jammu.

The police said it is apparently a case of suicide, but investigations are on to ascertain the exact details of the incident.

30 May 2020, 5:26 PM

Man, son killed by slitting of throats in Bihar

Unidentified persons have killed a septuagenarian man and his 40-year-old son by slitting their throats in Bihar's Kaimur district, police said on Saturday.

The incident happened in Taranv village in Belaanv police station area on Friday night when the victims were guarding the crops in their field, Superintendent of Police Dilnawaz Ahmad said.

The deceased have been identified as Vanshi Prajapati and his son Lalan, he said, adding that the bodies were spotted by villagers on Saturday morning.

30 May 2020, 4:06 PM

Rahul Gandhi condemns violence against women, shares a horrifying video

The violence in this video is not isolated. It’s an expression of what many Indian women have always faced. The violence comes in many forms & is sustained by a culture that glorifies symbols of womanhood while simultaneously treating women with total contempt & disrespect, tweeted Rahul Gandhi

30 May 2020, 3:49 PM

Lives of poor much more painful than before: Mayawati

BSP president Mayawati on Saturday advised the Modi government to review its policies and working style with an open mind, and remove the shortcomings.

30 May 2020, 3:10 PM

Delhi court grants interim bail to former Congress councillor Ishrat Jahan for her wedding

A Delhi court has granted interim bail to Ishrat Jahan, former Congress councillor for her wedding. She was arrested for her alleged role in northeast Delhi riots. She has been granted interim bail for 10 days

30 May 2020, 2:56 PM

Chinese woman beaten up by man from her residential society after dispute over feeding of stray dogs

30 May 2020, 1:51 PM

Police personnel shot dead by bike-borne assailants during patrolling in Lohianagar,Begusarai

A Police personnel was shot dead by bike-borne assailants during patrolling in Lohianagar, last night. Police investigation underway

30 May 2020, 1:16 PM

Mother, son die in Bihar blast

A woman and her infant son were killed in a blast that damaged their house early on Saturday in Bihar's Munger district. Five-six adjoining buildings were also damaged.

30 May 2020, 1:12 PM

China says US action on Hong Kong 'doomed to fail'

The mouthpiece of China's ruling Communist Party said US moves to end some trading privileges for Hong Kong "grossly interfere" in China's internal affairs and are "doomed to fail".

30 May 2020, 12:33 PM

Leopard enters residential area in Nashik, attacks two

Two persons were attacked by a leopard in Indira Nagar area of Maharashtra's Nashik city in the early hours of Saturday, police said.

30 May 2020, 12:29 PM

Pakistan violates ceasefire in Poonch

Pakistan on Saturday violated ceasefire agreement in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district.

30 May 2020, 12:27 PM

Chhattisgarh Armed Force personnel allegedly opens fire at colleagues

Chhattisgarh Armed Force personnel allegedly opens fire at colleagues in Narayanpur district, killing two of them on the spot & injuring another: Police

30 May 2020, 12:25 PM

Crime Branch to probe Kerala 'godman' bobbitising

The Kerala Crime Branch on Saturday took over the probe into bobbitisation of a self proclaimed godman that took place in 2017.

30 May 2020, 11:50 AM

7 injured as bus carrying migrants from Kerala to Bengal overturns in Odisha's Balasore district

7 injured as bus carrying migrants from Kerala to Bengal overturns in Odisha's Balasore district: Police

30 May 2020, 11:38 AM

Priyanka Gandhi slams UP govt over unemployment, shares a suicide letter of a jobless UP resident

In sad Incident, Bhanu Pratap, a residence of UP committed suicide by coming infront of a train. He was jobless. He had to treat himself and his mother but had no money. The government only provided ration but, his letter says, there are other necessities as well, we have to buy them.

This letter may not reach to you with celebration arena as the one year completion letter does but, must read this letter.

Many poor people are suffering in this same way

30 May 2020, 11:15 AM

Chhattisgarh Armed Force personnel allegedly opens fire at colleagues in Narayanpur district, killing two of them on the spot & injuring another: Police

30 May 2020, 9:38 AM

Rahul Gandhi wishes Goa on Statehood day

My greetings & best wishes to the people of Goa on their statehood day. On this historic day in 1987, under the leadership of then PM, Shri Rajiv Gandhi, Goa became a state of the Republic of India, tweeted Rahul Gandhi

30 May 2020, 8:45 AM

Encounter breaks out in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kulgam, Two terrorists neutralised

An encounter broke out between the security forces and militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district on Saturday, police said.

A cordon and search operation was launched following information about the presence of militants in Wanpora area of the south Kashmir district, a police official said.

Two terrorists have been neutralised in the encounter that broke out between terrorists and security forces in Wanpora area of Kulgam, today. Arms and ammunition recovered. Search operation underway, said Jammu and Kashmir Police

The militants fired upon the forces, who retaliated. The exchange of fire is going on and further details are awaited, the official said.

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