From TR Zeliang's oath as Nagaland CM to Mohammed Shami being trolled on social media and Bareilly Ki Barfi's trailer, here are the top 10 news up to 7 PM.
Nagaland Governor invites TR Zeliang to take oath as CM, asks him to prove majority on or before July 22
Nagaland Governor PB Acharya on Wednesday invited TR Zeliang to take oath as as Chief Minister of state at 3:00 PM. Acharya asked him prove majority on or before July 22. Earlier on Tuesday, a special session has been convened of the state assembly after the Gauhati High Court on Tuesday dismissed Shurhozelie Liezietsu’s plea to stay the Governor PB Acharya’s directive to him to seek a trust vote. Read Full Story here
A government official informed on Wednesday that a joint team of the ED and the CBI had arrived in London to brief UK prosecution in connection with the extradition of fugitive liquor baron Vijaymallya. The team would also submit fresh proof in the case, he said. Read Full Story here
IndiGo, Air India lift ban on TDP MP JC Diwakar Reddy who created ruckus at Vizag airport
The state-run air carrier Air India and private airlines IndiGo on Wednesday lifted its fly ban on TDP MP Diwakar Reddy imposed last month for his alleged aggressive and unruly behaviour against its staff. Read Full Story here
1984 Anti-Sikh riots case: Delhi High Court issues notice to Sajjan Kumar on plea to cancel anticipatory bail
The Delhi High Court on Wednesday issued a notice to Sajjan Kumar in connection with bail cancellation matter in 1984 Anti-Sikh riots case. The next hearing will take place on November 10. Read Full Story here
SP leader Naresh Agarwal offers apology for his controversial remarks in Rajya Sabha
Rajya Sabha MP and Samajwadi Party leader Naresh Agarwal on Wednesday repented for his controversial remarks, saying that he is offering apology if his statements hurt anyone’s sentiment. Read Full Story here
Uttar Pradesh: Eight people strip, thrash 14-year-old Dalit boy, urinate on him
A day after Mayawati resigned from Rajya Sabha for allegedly not being allowed to speak on Dalit issues in the upper house, a video surfaced up on the social media where a 14-year-old Dalit boy can be seen being stripped, abused and beaten up by a group of boys. The incident occurred at Pilkhana village near Aligarh in Uttar Pradesh. Read Full Story here
Planet Earth is getting hotter: First half of 2017 is 2nd hottest year in last 120 years
The first half of 2017 has been recorded to be the second-hottest year for Earth, only behind 2016, announced National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Read Full Story here
Kamal Haasan's poetic tweet suggests he may be planning to foray into politics
The well accomplished actor, filmmaker Kamal Haasan has indicated his entry into politics after he tweeted a Tamil poem on Tuesday night. Read Full Story here
RJ Malishka's Sonu song parody video on Mumbai civic body irks Shiv Sena, BMC serves notice
The Shiv Sena corporators have demanded that the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) file a defamation suit against a popular radio jockey and a local FM channel for allegedly making fun of the civic body in a video over the bad condition of city roads. Read Full Story here
‘Bareilly Ki Barfi’ trailer: Kriti Sanon, Ayushmann Khurrana and Rajkummar Rao starrer steals the show!
The trailer of Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari’s directorial venture ‘Bareilly Ki Barfi’ starring Kriti Sanon, Ayshmann Khurrana and Rajkummar Rao is finally out! The upcoming romantic-comedy is based on a French book titled ‘Ingredients of Love’. The ‘Nil Battey Sannata’ director comes with completely different and entertaining title ‘Bareilly Ki Barfi’.