India’s COVID-19 case tally closes in on 12 lakh, Rajasthan’s political crisis veers towards Supreme Court and more in today’s news wrap. Do scroll through:
With spike of 37,724 new cases, India's COVID-19 tally reaches 11,92,915
The total number of cases includes 4,11,133 active cases, 7,53,050 cured/discharged/migrated and 28,732 deaths, the Health Ministry informed. Read More
PM Narendra Modi to lay foundation stone of Ram Temple on August 5
Before laying the foundation stone, PM Modi would offer prayers to Lord Ram at the temple and Lord Hanuman at Hanuman Garhi temple. Read More
Sachin Pilot sends legal notice to Cong MLA over bribery claims
Former Rajasthan Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot has served a legal notice to Congress MLA Giriraj Malinga for claiming that he had offered him Rs 35 crore to topple the government. Read More
Floods leave a trail of destruction across Assam
Over 5.5 million people across 30 districts have been rendered homeless by floods in India’s eastern state of Assam, with the official death toll climbing to 87 on Wednesday. SEE PICS
Your view: Is the Centre destabilising non-BJP state govts?
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi sarcastically tweeted that ‘trying to topple the Rajasthan Congress government’ is one of the BJP-led Central government’s achievement. Have Your Say
Did not give permission for phone tapping, Rajasthan govt tells MHA
The issue of 'phone-tapping' of political leaders in Rajasthan blew up into a major controversy with the BJP demanding a CBI probe into it. Read More
About 82% decline in triple talaq cases since law enacted by Modi govt: Naqvi
He also asserted the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Act, 2019, has taken its course whenever such a matter has been reported. Read More
Some Bollywood celebrities have links with Pakistan army, ISI: Jay Panda
The former Member of Parliament from Odisha claimed in a tweet that some Bollywood personalities have business and personal links with ‘certain Pakistanis and NRIs’ who ‘encourage violence in Jammu and Kashmir’. Read More
Quiz: How well do you remember these iconic Bollywood side characters?
You are a true Bollywood buff if you know these scene-stealing supporting stars well. Click To Participate
U.S. orders China to shut Houston consulate in move China calls 'unprecedented escalation'
The United States has told China to close its consulate in Houston, both countries said on Wednesday, deepening a deterioration in bilateral relations, and a source said Beijing was considering shutting down the U.S. consulate in Wuhan. Read More
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