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In the aftermath of the Gujarat verdict, Teesta Setalvad, ex-IPS officer detained in Mumbai
Ahmedabad Police on Saturday arrested former Indian Police Service (IPS) whistleblower RB Sreekumar and detained Mumbai-based social activist Teesta Setalvad after filing a First Information Report (FIR) naming them, as well as imprisoned IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt, charging them with various charges including forgery and criminal association, and under other ICC articles.
Bypolls: Sunday vote count in 3 Lok Sabha, 7 assembly seats
The fate of Tripura Chief Minister Manik Saha among others will be decided on Sunday when vote counting takes place in three Lok Sabha and seven assembly seats across five states and in Delhi where by-votes were held on June 23.
16 Shiv Sena rebels urged to respond to notice by June 27
The Shiv Sena national executive meeting on Saturday passed six resolutions giving absolute right to Maharashtra chief minister and party chairman Uddhav Thackeray to take action against the rebels to quell the revolt within the party.
G-7 summit in Elmau in Bavaria from Sunday
Prime Minister Modi visits Germany for summit; around 4,000 demonstrators gathered in Munich to protest the encounter.
Indian compound archers win 2 medals, including first gold in World Cup Stage 3
A third medal is in sight for India in Sunday’s competition when the recurve women’s team of Deepika Kumari, Ankita Bhakat and Simranjeet Kaur take on Chinese Taipei for the gold medal.
Pakistan opposes G-20 events at J&K
Pakistan on Saturday objected to the Indian government’s decision to hold meetings related to the G-20 event, scheduled for November next year in Delhi, Jammu and Kashmir.
Indians fail to impress at athletics meet in Kazakhstan
The deadline for qualifying for the World Championships is Sunday. On Sunday, shot putter Tajinderpal Singh Toor and hammer thrower Sarita Singh are set to face off. Sarita was included in the CWG team “subject to established guidelines in Kazakhstan.
PM visits Germany for G-7 summit
Scientists from the National Institute of Virology (NIV) in Pune have sounded the alarm over the spread of the Zika virus, along with dengue fever and chikungunya, in several states and union territories where it had never previously reported, establishing local transmission in India. .
Chennai Chess Open: Nitin stays on top
Tournament leader Nitin missed out on a win over grandmaster Savchenko on Friday and today he got the better of Siddharth who hung on to snatch a draw. The final is scheduled for Sunday.