#NewsInTweets: Delhi HC Likely To Hear Kanhaiya Kumar’s Bail Plea On Monday; +7 More

Posted on February 28, 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. Delhi High Court is likely to resume hearing Kanhaiya Kumar’s bail plea on Monday. Senior advocate Kapil Sibal, appearing for Kanhaiya, had earlier contended that there was no evidence of any anti-India slogans being raised by his client.

2. A car carrying Kerala’s Chief Minister Oommen Chandy met with an accident earlier today. The CM is reported to be unhurt.

3. 14 members of a family, including seven children, were massacred in a house in Thane, Mumbai. The suspected accused allegedly hanged himself, with the knife used to kill the family still in his hand.

4. Prof. Vivek Kumar, a JNU professor invited to deliver the 12th Ambedkar Memorial Lecture at TISS in Mumbai was replaced at the last minute, due to “unforeseen circumstances”.

5. Protesting against the arrest of former DU Prof. S.A.R. Geelani, and students of JNU, the Kashmir Valley faced a complete shutdown on Saturday.

6. In an interview, Charles Elaichi, director of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory at NASA said that there was a possibility of USA and India exploring Mars together in the future.

7. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton on the South Carolina primary over rival Bernie Sanders on Saturday.

8. India defeat Pakistan by 5 wickets in Asia Cup 2016.