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One Naxal Killed in Encounter With DRG in Chhattisgarh
In Chhattisgarh, one naxal has been killed in an encounter with District Reserve Guard (DRG) in Dabbakonta, Sukma. One INSAS rifle also recovered. More details awaited.
Trump Hits out at May After Leak of Damning Cables
Donald Trump launched an extraordinary attack on on outgoing British premier Theresa May, following the leak of diplomatic cables highly critical of his presidency.
London has been scrambling to stem the damage caused by the weekend release of confidential telegrams in which its envoy to Washington, Kim Darroch, described the US leader as “inept” and his White House as “uniquely dysfunctional.”
22 Children Hospitalised, 6 Dead in Gaya Since 2 July Due to AES
In Bihar, 22 children have been admitted, 6 died at Anugrah Narayan Magadh Medical College in Gaya, since 2 July. Medical Superintendent said, “It is being told that this might be the case of AES but it is yet to be confirmed, reports are awaited; it will be ascertained after that.”
10th Standard Student Found Dead in Hostel’s Bathroom
In Andhra Pradesh, a 10th standard student was found lying on floor of the bathroom in her hostel in Pamarru, Krishna district, yesterday. She was later declared dead when brought to the hospital. Case has been registered, and investigation is underway.
US Slaps New Duties on Steel from Mexico & China
The United States announced fresh duties on some Mexican and Chinese steel goods saying those countries helped their manufacturers with unfair subsidies.
The decision comes two months after President Donald Trump agreed to lift tariffs on steel and aluminum from Mexico and Canada after the three nations agreed on a revised North American free trade pact.