Former Union minister Jaswant Singh passed away on Sunday morning. He was 82. Jaswant Singh was a retired officer of the Indian Army and was one of the founding members of the Bhartiya Janata Party. He held the defence, external affairs and finance portfolios in Vajpayee government’s different ministries from 1996-2004.
Hospitals in the Paris and Marseille regions are delaying some scheduled operations to free up space for COVID19 patients as the French government tries to stem a rising tide of coronavirus infections, the health minister said Sunday.
Purnea IG Binod Kumar, who was suffering from the novel coronavirus, has died. Kumar breathed his last at Patna’s All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), earlier this morning.
Prime Minister Imran Khan is “incapable and clueless”, and his government is worse than a dictatorship, leaders of the Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM), an alliance of 11 opposition parties, alleged at its second rally in Karachi. The PDM, which was formed on September 20, has launched a three-phased anti-government movement under an “action plan” to oust the Khan-led Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) government.