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Forget Isaac Newton, ancient ‘Hindu’ texts mentioned gravity first: HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal

Union Minister for Human Resource Development Ramesh Pokhriyal claimed that Indian scriptures mentioned the concept of gravity long before physicist Isaac Newton did. The HRD minister made the remarks in his address at 'Gyanotsav', an event organised by Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh-affiliate Shiksha Sanskriti Utthan Nyas to discuss the new education policy. He appealed to the directors of the Indian Institutes of Technology and National Institutes of Technology to undertake more research on ancient Indian science. Src:https://bit.ly/2NemRbA

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Chennai Metro Rail gave free ride to commuters due to server glitch

Chennai Metro Rail allowed commuters to use the services without tokens and smart cards for free as there was a malfunction in its fare collection system for about two and a half hours. The malfunction had affected servers of multiple stations. For sometime after the glitch was detected paper tickets were issued and later it was dispensed. Passengers said they welcomed the initiative as it helped in avoiding inconvenience. According to the Chennai Metro Rail official, the malfunction has been rectified and commuters should use tokens and smartcards for access. Src:https://bit.ly/2NjwyVQ

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In 12th day of house arrest, Omar Abdullah plays video games, Mehbooba Mufti takes to praying, reading

It's been 12 days since the two former chief ministers of Jammu and Kashmir were detained as the state was put under an extensive lockdown. National Conference (NC) leader Omar Abdullah and PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti were moved to separate locations to keep them from quarreling. The two former CMs have been put in subsidiary jail and guesthouses have been converted to house the VIPs. While Omar Abdullah is spending his time playing video games, Mufti is keeping herself busy by praying and reading books. At least 700 people, including mainstream politicians, separatists and aides have been locked up after the decision to scrap Article 370. Src:https://bit.ly/2KQhP25


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Shazia Ilmi Confronts Pak supporters In Seoul: "Don't Abuse PM"

BJP leader Shazia Ilmi confronted Pakistani supporters raising slogans against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and India in South Korea's capital Seoul on Friday. She said it is important to "peacefully register protest if insulted as an Indian". The leaders were in Seoul for a United Peace Federation conference as a part of the Global Citizen Forum delegation. On confronting the protesters, Ilmi said: "If anyone says anything about your PM, you should raise your voice peacefully" . As the protesters grew aggressive, local police intervened and escorted Ilmi and her associates. The demonstrations were a reaction to revocation of Article 370 in J&K. Src:https://bit.ly/33E2iuI

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