The American Cricket Enterprise (ACE) have announced that the Knight Riders franchise has entered its upcoming T20 league 'Major League Cricket' as one of its key investors. The Knight Riders will have a franchise in the tournament, which will be its third -- after Kolkata in the Indian Premier League and Trinbago in the Caribbean Premier League.
The price of a commercial Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) cylinder of 19 kgs has been hiked by Rs 54.50 a cylinder in the national capital. After the price revision, the price of the commercial cylinder is Rs 1,296 in Delhi. The November price of a commercial LPG cylinder was Rs 1,241.50.
India made “strong progress” in the fight against malaria, recording the largest reduction in cases in South-East Asia from 20 million in 2000 to about 5.6 million last year, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has said. The World Malaria Report 2020, released Monday, said that in 2019, malaria cases globally numbered about 229 million, an annual estimate that has remained virtually unchanged over the last four years.
An FIR against unidentified people has been registered by the Delhi Police, in connection with a clash between farmers and security personnel at the Singhu border last week. According to an official statement, The FIR has been registered at Alipur police station.
In a decision to not further extend the parole of convicted prisoners in the state, the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has issued an order to the prison department to ensure that all convicts return to jail. It may be recalled that in May this year, the state government had released 2,256 convicts on the directives of the Supreme Court.