#NewsInTweets: “This Country Will Not Yield To Terrorism And Extremism”: PM Modi

Posted on August 15, 2016 in Specials

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. PM Modi takes a strong stand against terrorism in his Independence Day speech, adding, “To the youth who’ve take up guns, return to your parents, shun violence”.

2. 5 tourists dead in a swollen rivulet in Kangra. They were washed away by the force, while a sixth one was rescued by locals.

3. South Africa’s Wayde van Niekerk smashed a 17-year record to win 400m at the Olympics.

4. Terrorists attack CRPF camp in Srinagar, 5 jawans injured.

5. Jhanvi Behal prevented from flying tricolour at Lal Chowk, returns from Srinagar.

6. Dipa Karmakar misses Olympic medal by one spot, comes fourth in the vault finals. She performed the ‘Produnova’ or vault of death with a clean finish.

7. Donald Trump to unveil a strategy to counter ISIS.

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