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India

Gujarat: 12 workers killed in wall collapse at salt factory in Morbi

The tragic incident took place at Sagar Salt factory situated inside the Halvad industrial area

Politics

Delhi: AAP MLA Kuldeep Kumar detained for obstructing demolition drive at Kalyanpuri

The AAP MLA from Kondli East reached the spot in Kalyanpuri's Khichripur area when the demolition started to protest against the drive

India

Madhya Pradesh: Stone-pelting at Dalit man's marriage procession over DJ music, six held

Three persons were injured in the incident which took place late Tuesday night in Jirapur town, located 38 km from the Rajgarh district headquarters, and later six people were arrested

India

Hanuman Chalisa row: Mumbai police say won't arrest Navneet Rana, her MLA-husband Ravi Rana till 9 June

On 5 May, special Judge R N Rokade had granted bail to Navneet Rana and Ravi Rana while imposing certain conditions on them, including that they must not make any statements to the press related the case

Entertainment

Amber Heard talks about how her role was clipped out for Aquaman 2

Amber Heard says Warner Bros 'took a bunch out of my role' from 'Aquaman 2'

India

Maharashtra ATS arrests JeM terrorist in RSS memorial recce bid case

Raees Ahmed Sheikh Asadulla Sheikh had allegedly conducted a partial recce of the Hedgewar Smriti Bhavan in Reshimbaug area of Nagpur and managed to send a video to his handler in Pakistan

India

Heavy rains continue to lash parts of Kerala; IMD issues orange alert in seven districts

The IMD issued an Orange alert in the districts of Thrissur, Palakkad, Malappuram, Kozhikode, Wayanad, Kannur and Kasaragod for today.

Sports

Archery World Cup: Compound men archers stun mighty South Korea to set up gold medal clash; Women's team bags bronze

Abhishek Verma, Aman Saini and Rajat Chauhan rose above expectations to shock USA 234-228 in the quarterfinals before getting the better of South Korea in the shoot-off to seal their place in the title clash.

Politics

Hardik Patel quits Congress, says leaders enjoy abroad, more concerned about chicken sandwiches

Hardik Patel resigned from Congress months ahead of the Gujarat polls. He took to Twitter to announce his decision

First Cricket News

IPL 2022: We wanted to try a few things keeping one eye on the future, says MI skipper Rohit Sharma

MI suffered their 10th defeat of the ongoing season after losing to Sunrisers Hyderabad by three runs

India

CBI arrests S Bhaskararaman, close aid of Karti Chidambaram, in Rs 50 lakh bribery case

Bhaskararaman was arrested in connection with a Rs 50 lakh alleged bribery case for clearing visas of 263 Chinese nationals working at Talwandi Sabo Power Ltd in Punjab

Politics

Mamata Banerjee asks West Bengal police to check arms smuggling into Kharagpur

The West Bengal chief minister asked police to beef up security in border regions of the state, referring to reports of arms were being smuggled into Paschim Medinipur district from neighbouring states like Bihar and Jharkhand via trains

India

Farmers protest: Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann calls agitation near Chandigarh-Mohali border unwarranted, says ready for talks

Farmers in Punjab sat on a protest after being stopped from heading to Chandigarh to press the government for a bonus on wheat crop and allow paddy sowing from 10 June

India

Rajasthan: Centre forcing states to buy 'three-times costly' imported coal, says Ashok Gehlot

The Rajasthan chief minister said the state may have to bear a burden of Rs 1,736 crore if it purchases the imported coal, as stated by the power ministry

World

India intends to operate S-400 missile system to defend against threats from Pakistan, China: Pentagon

According to the Pentagon, throughout 2021, New Delhi continued to implement a foreign policy aimed at demonstrating India's role as a leading power and net provider of security in the Indian Ocean region

First Cricket News

IPL 2022: Rahul Tripathi, Umran Malik help SRH keep slim playoff hopes alive with win over MI

Tripathi scored 76 from 44 balls to guide Sunrisers Hyderabad to a challenging 193 for six. He was ably complemented by Priyam Garg (42) and Nicholas Pooran (38).

First Cricket News

Livid Wriddhiman Saha seeks NOC to quit his Ranji side Bengal, CAB mum

The development comes less than 24 hours after he was named in the Bengal Ranji side for its upcoming quarter-final against Jharkhand in Bengaluru from 6 June.

India

300-year-old Dutch-era Patna Collectorate record room building demolished after SC nod

The building, a remnant of the 17th century which was built by the Dutch East India Company and spanned on a north-south axis on the banks of Ganga, was considered one of the oldest living heritage of Patna

India

Supreme Court extends deadline till 28 August for demolition of twin 40-storey towers of Supertech in Noida

Counsel appearing for IRP for Supertech said that after the test blast conducted by the Edifice Engineering it was found that the structure was stronger and stable than it was expected.

India

Jammu & Kashmir: One killed, 3 injured as burqa-clad terrorist throws grenade at wine shop in Baramulla

The attacker was riding pillion on a bike that stopped near the wine shop. The burqa-clad pillion rider walked to the window of the wine shop and dropped a grenade inside the shop through the porthole window and thereafter fled away on the bike from the spot, police said