Meanwhile, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will today inaugurate the ‘VAIBHAV Summit’ — a platform which brings together overseas and resident Indian researchers and academicians. The aim of the summit is to bring Indian-origin luminaries in academic institutes and research organisations across the world and resident counterparts on a single platform to debate collaboration mechanisms for strengthening academic and science and technology (S&T) base in India for global development, according to a Prime Minister’s Office statement.
Farmers’ organisations have announced a ‘Bharat Bandh’ today against the Farm Bills, which have been passed by Parliament. They have also decided to converge at the memorial of Lal Bahadur Shastri in Delhi to register their protest.
Claiming that there have been no updates from the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in the Sushant Singh Rajput death case, the late actor’s friends — Ganesh Hiwaker and Ankit Acharya — announced that they were going on a hunger strike from today to demand justice in the matter.
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