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#NewsInTweets: Demolish Adarsh Building Says HC; Dutee Chand Breaks National 100m Record

Posted on April 30, 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. Demolish the Adarsh Society building, ordered Bombay HC. The building, meant for housing Kargil war heroes and war widows, became home to politicians and bureaucrats. Former Maharashtra CM Ashok Chavan was also forced to resign when the scam was unearthed in 2010.

2. SC to hear plea against banning high-end diesel cars in Delhi.

3. Dutee Chand sets a women’s 100m record in India, clocks 11.33 seconds, but misses Olympic qualifier by 0.01 second.

4. 2 more die of heat in Kerala, as temperatures reach record levels.

5. Ex-servicemen to take up OROP issue in SC.

6. A film on mathematician Ramanujan’s life releases worldwide; opens to mixed reviews.

7. More tigers have been poached in 4 months of 2016 than all of 2015.