#NewsInTweets: Rohith Vemula’s Family Rejects Compensation, Questions PM Modi’s Silence

Posted on January 24, 2016 in News

By YKA Staff

What’s the latest around the world today? Curated for you from the interwebz, here’s a quick morning fix to keep you updated. In 140 characters at that! Presenting, #NewsInTweets:

1. Netaji files don’t reveal anything new about Subhas Chandra Bose’s mysterious disappearance. Nitish Kumar and other Congress members question the manner in which the files were declassified. A letter where Nehru called Bose a ‘war criminal’ is found.

2. Rohith Vemula’s family rejects compensation, questions why PM Modi was silent until 5 days after his death. 7 agitating students at Hyderabad University are taken to a hospital after their health deteriorated.

3. Madame Tussauds to come to India. Arvind Kejriwal could be the first Indian CM to have a wax figure featured in the museum.

4. A 17-year-old boy was charged for the school shooting in Canada, the worst in the country in two decades, with 4 counts of first-degree murder.

5. Kerala CM Oommen Chandy flagged off the first trial run of the Kochi metro. The first service is expected to start in November 1, the day the state came intro existence.

6. Prince Narula becomes the winner of the ninth edition of India’s biggest reality TV show, ‘Bigg Boss’. This is his third reality show win, after MTV’s ‘Roadies’ and ‘Splitsvilla’.