1.Restrictions in H1B by the Trump administration team: Trump administration team announced that there will be a new set of rules for H1B. The new law will 1. Narrow the definition of speciality occupation 2. The companies need to provide the papers and proof that any company needs a more skilled workforce, which could not displace the Americans 3. Department of Homeland security to enforce the compliance, would go for worksite inspection and monitor compliance before, during and after H1B petitions are approved.
2. Bombay High Court grants bail to Rhea: The Sushanth Singh Rajput’s death and drug link accused, Rhea was given bail by the Bombay High Court and her brother Showik Chakraborthy wasn’t given the bail by the high court.
3.Dip in the number of Corona cases for four continuous days: For the fourth day, in India, there is a dip in the number of corona cases.
4.Rangoli Chandel slams Shabana: In response to Shabana’s tweet on Kangana, her sister, Rangoli slammed Shabana on Twitter, asking the Shabana couple about their anti-national politics and asked to confine themselves to acting and poetry.
5.Mumbai Indians batting show: Mumbai Indians scored 193/4 in 20 overs and Rajasthan Royals could only score 136 by losing all the wickets in 18.1 overs.
6.Tovino Thomas, Malayalam film actor in ICU: Forensic fame Malayalam film actor, was injured and was admitted into a hospital. He was under observation and unofficially, said that he will be discharged within a couple of days.
7.India waits for Chinese response: After the seventh military commanders’ meeting, India rejected China’s unilaterally defined 1959 Line of Actual Control. India has been waiting for China’s response.
8.Genome editors got the Nobel Prize in Chemistry: For the work on chemicals which could edit the genome, got the Nobel Prize in chemistry. Scientists Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer Doudna won the 2020 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for the development of a method for genome editing.
9.SIT got 10 days extension to submit the report: In Hathras case, CM Yogi Adityanath appointed Special Investigation Team, and now, CM Yogi Adiyanath extended the time by 10 more days to submit the report
10.Negative sentiment accumulated against China and Xi Jinping: According to an America based surveying company, Pew research centre, the negative sentiment has been noted at a record high against China after the COVID pandemic.
11.E Palani Swamy the CM candidate of AIADMK: After the speculations about the CM candidate of Anna DMK, Deputy Chief Minister Palani Swamy announced that E Palani Swamy will be CM candidate for 2021 elections.