The twin states of Telangana and Andhra have witnessed around 432 deaths from sunstroke and heat-linked ailments. Most of those who died were the laborers. The two state governments are also planning to reschedule employment schemes such as the MGNREGA.
Tamil Nadu's former chief minister Jayalalithaa is set to take oath as CM once again after the governor, K. Rosaiah invited her to form the government at the earliest. The development took place after Jayalalithaa was chosen AIADMK legislature party leader today. AIADMK chief is expected to take oath of the office on tomorrow.
Shashi Tharoor lost his cool and abused media persons, as they were questioning about the polygraph test on the aides of his late wife Sunanda Pushkar. All this happened on Wednesday night at around 10:30 when a Times Now channel reporter asked him questions regarding the polygraph test which irritated him.
A Mirage 2000 fighter jet of Indian Air Force was test landed successfully on the Yamuna Expressway today morning. This trail was made to ensure that the national highways could be used for landing during the emergencies.