#NewsInTweets: Women Enter Temple In Nashik, Locals Rise Up In Protest, + 6 More

Posted on April 21, 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. Women activists break age-old tradition, enter Trimbakeshwar temple. Locals in Nashik protested this move and decided to observe a bandh.

2. Two militants killed in a gun battle in Kupwara, Kashmir.

3. 1 killed in violence during phase 3 of the West Bengal elections in Murshidabad.

4. Union Minister Giriraj Singh called for a 2-child norm for all religions to keep Hindu daughters safe.

5. Maneka Gandhi called Shaktiman the horse an ‘officer on duty’, urged for the arrest of those responsible for her death.

6. BCCI appoints media professional Rahul Johri as its first CEO.

7. A study led by University of Surrey warns citizens of indoor air pollution.