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Here are today’s top news, analysis and opinion at 9 PM. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.Updated: Jun 30, 2020 20:57 IST
Here are today’s top news, analysis and opinion at 9 PM. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.
‘Suggested multiple times’: Congress after PM Modi extends free ration scheme
Congress spokesperson Supriya Shrinate said the announcement came in response to Sonia Gandhi’s letter to Modi on June 22 in which she had requested him to provide free food grains to the poor for three more months from July in view of the prevailing Covid-19 situation across the country. Read more
Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, who had last week blamed India for his mounting troubles, on Tuesday faced a sharp attack from top leaders of the ruling Nepal Communist Party who demanded that the prime minister step down immediately. Read more
The prime minister said that 80 crore people will get free ration for five more months. He also highlighted the work done by the Centre since the lockdown came into force. Read more
Video-sharing social networking app TikTok was one among the 59 Chinese apps banned by the Indian government in the aftermath of the face off with China in Ladakh’s Galwan valley. Read more
Celina Jaitly on quitting films: ‘I was just tired of how difficult it kept getting for an outsider’
Celina Jaitly has made a successful comeback to acting with her film Season’s Greetings. The actor has made it clear that she is here to stay and do projects on her own terms and conditions. Read more
Covid-19 pandemic: Designer Anavila Misra donates masks for local post personnel
Mumbai-based fashion designer Anavila Misra donated masks to the Post Master General of Mumbai on Monday to support local postmen and women who are working tirelessly through the coronavirus-led lockdown. Read more
Langurs give each other a huge hug, impressed Virender Sehwag posts video
Just 12 seconds long, the clip shows a langur walking up to another sitting next to some people and embracing it in a hug. They break the embrace after a few seconds, only to hug each other again. Read more
Patanjali CEO Acharya Balkrishna on Tuesday said he never claimed that Coronil can cure Covid-19. “A conspiracy has been hatched against us and if the Ayush Ministry tells us to conduct clinical trials once again then we are ready to face it,” Balkrishna said. Watch the full video.