#NewsInTweets: 2 Cattle Traders Found Hanging In Jharkhand, 5 Arrested For Alleged Murder

Posted on March 20, 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. Two cattle traders were found hanging from a tree in Jhabar village, Jharkhand, in a suspected case of a loot gone wrong, though the police are probing all possible angles. 5 men including a cow protection activist have been arrested in the matter.

2. 4 BSP leaders quit after Mayawati’s decision to fight polls without an alliance in Uttar Pradesh.

3. India emerges as winner in the historic World T20 match against Pakistan.

4. Former PM Manmohan Singh urges students to take up issues such as the skewed sex ratio in India and unemployment among others, and work towards making India an economic superpower.

5. US President Obama nominated General Lori Robinson as the leader of the North American Aerospace Defence Command. She is the first female to head a US combatant command.

6. Places across the world switched off all unnecessary lights last night from 8:30 to 9:30 pm for Earth Hour, in an effort to battle climate change.

7. Muslim leader Asaduddin Owaisi said that the Sangh Parivar is using the slogan ‘Bharat Mata Ki Jai’ as an indirect message to Muslims to accept Hindutva.

8. Gay, lesbian and bisexual individuals experience more anxiety disorders, says study. It also mentions that there is increasing evidence of how being the target of micro-aggressions and everyday discrimination can lead to mental health issues.