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#NewsInTweets: “You’re Cutting At The Root Of Our Democracy,” HC Reprimands Govt.

Posted on April 19, 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. Uttarakhand HC questioned the Centre for imposing President’s Rule in the state. The HC said, “Can you remove a government based on a solitary incident and the government which is in its fifth year. Root of the matter is you are cutting at root of democracy.”

2. 6 killed and over 30 injured in gas cylinder explosions in Delhi.

3. One arrested in Handwara molestation case; police are still searching for the second accused.

4. Uber and Ola suspend surge pricing after Delhi government sends them a notice.

5. BJP MP Vijay Goel fined for violating odd-even scheme.

6. The SC asked why the Sabarimala deity should be compelled to see women when the deity, as per tradition, does not want to.

7. Astronaut Tim Peake is set to run the London Marathon from space.