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Virat Kohli will step down as India captain after the T20 World Cup (Photo Credit: PTI/File)

  • Virat Kohli announced that he is going to step down as India's T20 Captain on Thursday
  • Kohli said he has been under immense workload over the 8-9 years playing all 3 formats of the game 
  • "I feel the need to give myself space," Kohli said in his statement

.Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
Kalyan Singh was a prominent Lodhi leader from Uttar Pradesh. (Photo Credit: ANI)

  • Kalyan Singh died at Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences (SGPGI) in Lucknow
  • He died due to sepsis and multi organ failure
  • Singh had been admitted to the hospital following a heart attack last month

.Japan
Indian weightlifter Mirabai Chanu won a silver in weightlifting at Tokyo Olympics. (Photo credit: twitter/@Sirius_169)

  • India's Mirabai Chanu won a silver medal in weightlifting (49kg)
  • The gold medal was won by China's Zhihui Hou
  • Indonesia's Cantika Windy Aisah took home the silver medal

.Japan
Indian shooter Saurabh Chaudhary qualified for 10, Air Pistol final. (Photo credit: Twitter/@SChaudhary2002)

  • Saurabh Chaudhary accumulated a total score of 586 and averaged 9.767
  • Abhishek Verma finished 17th with 575
  • Saurabh is an Asian games and Youth Olympics gold medallist

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Beneficiaries wait in queues to receive COVID-19 vaccine dose during a Maha Vaccine Campaign by BJP, at Indirapuram Primary School in Ghaziabad. (PTI Photo)

  • India recorded 39,097 new cases of COVID-19 and 546 deaths on Friday
  • There are currently 4,08,977 active cases in the country
  • The active cases constitute 1.31% of total cases in India 

.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Raj Kundra is accused of producing porn films (Photo credit: Twitter/@TheRajKundra)

  • Raj Kundra and his aide Ryan Tharp have been sent to police custody till June 23
  • Raj Kundra was arrested on Monday night in connection with a case related to the production of porn films
  • Mumbai police on Monday said he appears to be the "key conspirator" in the case

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh with AICC chief of Punjab affairs Harish Rawat. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • 10 Congress MLAs have written to the high-command saying that captain Amarinder Singh should not be let down
  • Until yesterday, Navjot Singh Sidhu had positioned himself as the next PCC chief
  • Both Sidhu and Amarinder Singh have communicated with Sonia Gandhi over the last week

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
518 people died of COVID-19 in India in the last 24 hours. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • India's total COVID tally stands at 3,11,06,065
  •  4,13,609 people have died of COVID-19 in India
  • Over 40 crore people have been administered at lease one dose of COVID vaccine

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Gunshots were fired outside the Nationals Park baseball stadium on Saturday. (Photo credit: AP/PTI)

  • Four people were shot outside Nationals Park, a professional baseball stadium in Washington
  • Police said that there was 'no ongoing threat'
  • The game between Washington Nationals and San Diego Padres was halted midway

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
The US Capital witnessed 198 homicides in 2020. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/ Unsplash)

  • Five people sustained non-threatening injuries
  • The incident took place in the southeast part of the district, shortly after 11 PM
  • "This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available," a police officer said