Evening News Nuggets
India recorded 54,069 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours on Thursday, with 1,321 fatalities, the Union Health Ministry Informed.
Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Kiren Rijiju, on Thursday, launched the Indian official Olympic Theme Song, ahead of the Tokyo Olympics 2020.
Progressing further on her next directional venture after Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi, renowned Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut, on Wednesday, announced that she will be helming a film based on Indira Gandhi entitled 'Emergency'.
The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) and the Indian Navy divers, on Thursday, retrieved the body of the second miner from the Sutnga coal mine located in East Jaintia Hills.
Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has taken note of the “unexpected turn of events” at a private old-age home in the city and directed the Kamrup Metropolitan deputy commissioner to inquire into the “unseemly circumstances” and submit a report within 72 hours.