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- Final Up to date: July 1, 2020, 7:35 AM IST
In the present day’s Huge Tales
Europe Reopens Borders to 15 International locations Together with China from Tomorrow, US and India Ignored of Checklist
The European Union on Tuesday agreed to open its borders to 15 international locations from July 1, however the US, the place the coronavirus continues to be spreading, will remain excluded. Travellers from different large international locations like Russia, Brazil and India may also miss out. These international locations have rising numbers of coronavirus instances. China made it to the listing, which shall be up to date each two weeks, however on the situation that Beijing do the identical for Europeans, a press release mentioned.
Tamil Nadu Custodial Deaths: Judicial Staff Probe Reveals Father-Son Duo Assaulted by way of Night time at Police Station
The Judicial Justice of the Peace probing the Jayaraj-Bennix custodial killings in Tamil Nadu has mentioned there’s evidence of assault on the father-son duo. The Justice of the Peace mentioned that in response to eyewitnesses, each the daddy and the son have been assaulted by cops by way of the night time, leading to blood marks on canes and the desk on which they have been laid and crushed. Earlier, the Madras Excessive Court docket mentioned that there was enough evidence to result in registration of homicide case in opposition to cops.
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Serving to hand: Modi announced that PM Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana, the scheme to supply free meals to almost 80 crore poor individuals which was put in place three months in the past, shall be prolonged until the top of November. In the meantime, Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee extended free ration scheme for poor until June 2021.
Vizag fuel leak: At the very least two individuals have been killed and 4 taken unwell after benzimidazole gas leaked at Sainor Life Sciences in Visakhapatnam’s Parawada Pharma Metropolis. In line with officers, of the 4 affected staff, one is alleged to be critical.
Retort: China mentioned that India’s transfer to ban 59 Chinese language-origin cell apps may very well be a breach of World Trade Organisation (WTO) guidelines, and urged New Delhi to create an open and honest enterprise surroundings.
Prolonged lockdown: Thane metropolis will observe a total lockdown between July 2-12 and in neighbouring Mira-Bhayander, additionally a part of Thane district, civic authorities re-imposed complete lockdown between July 1-10 to include the novel coronavirus outbreak.
Horrific: A video purportedly exhibiting well being staff inappropriately burying some bodies of COVID-19 victims in a big pit allegedly in Ballari district in Karnataka has set off an outrage on social media following which some well being staff have been suspended.
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Plan-B: The deadline for bidders to submit their bids for Air India has been prolonged by almost two months to August 31. That is the third such extension for the reason that disinvestment course of for AI was restarted in January this 12 months however the newest extension, at the least, comes as no shock. Sindhu Bhattacharya writes that the federal government could need to infuse a major sum of money to maintain the airline afloat and probably additional sweeten the supply for disinvestment.
Shifting geopolitics: A day earlier than the assembly of army commanders from India and China to ‘de-escalate’ the standoff Ladakh, the federal government introduced a ban on 59 Chinese language apps. India couldn’t be clearer about its temper and its intentions — the time for pussy-footing across the China drawback is over. Karthik Subbaram writes that even when the Chinese language have been to revive establishment ante and return to the positions they held in early April, the rupture shall be not possible to fix for years at the least.