Top events of the day: West Asia peace plan, Ind vs NZ 3rd T20, and more

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Bhopal gas tragedy: SC to hear Centre's plea for additional fund

The Supreme Court Tuesday adjourned for Wednesday the hearing on Centre's plea, seeking Rs 7,844 crore as additional fund from successor firms of US-based Union Carbide Corporation (UCC) for giving compensation to the victims of the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy, after one of the judges offered to recuse himself from dealing with the issue. Read More

Netanyahu to present Trump's Mideast plan to Putin

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will travel to Moscow on Wednesday to present US President Donald Trump's Middle East peace plan to Russian leader Vladimir Putin. Read More

India vs New Zealand 3rd T20

The Virat Kohli-led Team India is just a step away from sealing the ongoing T20 International rubber against New Zealand cricket team and it seems the Men in Blue want to leave no stone unturned for taking an unassailable 3-0 lead when they face the Kiwis on Wednesday as they have now come up with a unique training drill. Read More

Nirbhaya: SC verdict on death row convict Mukesh's plea

The Supreme Court Tuesday reserved verdict on a plea of one of the four death row convicts in the Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case, challenging the rejection of his mercy petition by the President. Read More

Traffic restrictions for Beating Retreat ceremony in Delhi

Traffic restrictions and diversions will be in place on Wednesday for the Beating Retreat ceremony at Vijay Chowk and Illumination of the Rashtrapati Bhavan, police said. Read More

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