Evening News Nuggets
Assam's detention centres for foreigners are currently lodging 22 children, 20 of them aged below 14 years, Chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma informed on Monday.
Tripura police arrested two persons for allegedly spreading communal hatred on social media in Sonamura of Sepahijala district over the lynching of four persons.
The Assam Assembly on Tuesday resolved to support and encourage state boxer Lovlina Borgohain to excel at the Tokyo Olympics 2020 that gets underway on Friday.
India registered 30,093 new COVID-19 cases, including 374 COVID-related deaths in the last 24 hours on Tuesday, the lowest in the last 125 days, informed the Union Health Ministry.
The Monsoon Session of the Parliament kicked off on Monday amid an uproar over the Pegasus Spyware issue, with opposition leaders targetting the centre over the reports that the software was used to spy on people.
The first case of COVID double variant infection in the country was detected at ICMR-RMRC in Dibrugarh recently.