Southampton [UK], June 19 (ANI): The Indian players taking the field against New Zealand in the World Test Championship final at the Ageas Bowl will be sporting black armbands as a mark of respect for track legend Milkha Singh, who passed away in Chandigarh on Friday night.
Washington [US], June 19 (ANI): US top coronavirus advisor Dr Anthony Fauci on Friday (local time) admitted that COVID-19 could be a lab-invented illness as acknowledged by scientists in February 2020.
Southampton [UK], June 19 (ANI): Incessant rain forced the square at the Ageas Bowl to be covered throughout Friday -- opening day of the World Test Championship (WTC) final -- and with the covers finally coming off on Saturday, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) shared a glimpse of the pitch as both India and New Zealand players started warming-up for the start of the high-voltage clash.
New Delhi [India], June 19 (ANI): The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has directed the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare to treat teachers, who are engaged in Covid duties, as "frontline Corona Warriors" in all the States and UTs, at par with other employees.
Islamabad [Pakistan], June 19 (ANI): Pakistan once again hit out at Afghanistan's National Security Adviser Hamdullah Mohib for what it called his "repeated impertinent and unwarranted remarks" and accused him of trying to "disregard and nullify" the progress made in the Afghan peace process.