News Highlights: Know what all is happening around you
Every week we bring to you News Highlights. Here is a weekly wrap of the news that made headlines this week. From Harleen Deol’s phenomenal catch to the reopening of schools in Puducherry, here are a few important news that you shouldn’t miss!
1.Harleen Deol Phenomenal catch
Harleen Deol’s Jaw-dropping catch made a lot of headlines and she was praised by the people all across the country. Netizens were all hearts on her catch. Recently, she was praised by Prime Minister Narendra Modi . He took to his social media and termed the effortless catch as Phenomenal.
- Dilip Kumar’s Demise marked End of an Era
Superstar Dilip Kumar passed away on July 7 and his demise end of an era. He was one of the most loved and respected stars of Bollywood. He was popularly known as Tragedy King of Bollywood, Dilip Kumar was a method actor who never limited to genres. In a career spanning more than five decades, he was a part of comedies, dramas, romance and so on. Many celebrities were spotted attending his funeral to pay their last respects. From Amitabh Bachchan to SRK, all were present to bid their final goodbye to the prolific actor.
- 20 Killed in Rajasthan due to lightning, 11 killed while taking a selfie
At least 20 People were killed in Rajasthan’s Jaipur, Kota, Jhalwar, Dholpur districts on Sunday due to lightning. According to reports, in Jaipur, 11 people were killed while they were clicking selfies at a watch tower in Amber Fort. Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot announced Rs. 5 Lakh each for victims’ families.
- All Schools and Colleges to reopen in Puducherry from July 16
With the second wave of corona slowing down and corona cases dropping significantly, Puducherry has decided to reopen the schools and colleges from July 16. The government has decided to reopen private and government schools from July 16 for 9 -12 classes. Puducherry has added 145 new cases in the last 24 hours. However, no fatalities in the past one day.
5.Bihar Police issued Alert after 2 Al – Qaeda terrorists arrested in Uttar Pradesh
After the arrest of Al- Qaeda terrorists in Uttar Pradesh, the Bihar Police has issued an alert in all districts and railway stations. According to reports, the terrorists were planning blasts in Lucknow and other cities before August 15.
- Shooting for Tiger 3 to begin soon
After the success of Ek Tha Tiger and Tiger Abhi Zinda Hai, the third instalment of the film will soon go on floors. Starring Katrina and Salman in the lead role, Tiger 3 will be shot in Austria, Turkey and Russia.
- Chunkey Pandey Mother Passes away
Ananya Pandey grandmother passed away leaving a void within the family. Many Bollywood celebs were spotted at Chunky Pandey’s residence to pay their last respects to the departed.
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