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#NewsInTweets: JNU Students Umar Khalid, Anirban Bhattacharya Likely To Appear In Court Today

Posted on February 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. JNU students Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya surrender. They were questioned for 5 hours before and driven around for 2 hours in a police van to avoid the media.

2. A small passenger aircraft with at least 20 people onboard goes missing in Nepal.

3. Two Jaish-e-Mohammad members sentenced to 10 years in jail for raising funds for the banned outfit.

4. Congress wins local body elections in Karnataka.

5. IIT-Madras professors write letter to President, say “varsities are turning into war zones”.

6. Rajiv Gandhi assassination convict gets parole for a day to attend her father’s funeral.