The Madhya Pradesh government is prepping up a proposal to curb the alleged practice of love jihad in the state. It could attract a jail term of at least five years. According to Madhya Pradesh Home Minister Narottam Mishra, the state government was aiming at making such crimes cognizable and non-bailable offences. The bill would be introduced in the next assembly session.
The total number of global coronavirus cases has surpassed 62 million, including 1,458,103 fatalities. As many as 43,188,484 patients are reported to have recovered. Follow this breaking news blog for live updates on the coronavirus pandemic as it continues to pose a challenge for health workers and scientists who are in a race against time to produce a vaccine/medicine.
Former Indian cricketer Sunil Gavaskar on Monday called out more “transparency and openness” in Rohit Sharma’s injury that kept him out of all the three squads for India’s tour of Australia that begins late November.
A man walks up to a squad car and opens fire on two sheriffs deputies sitting inside. Two police officers are shot after responding to sounds of gunfire during a protest.