Live updates: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will welcome all the 2022 Commonwealth Games medalists to his official residence at 11 a.m. on Saturday. This is the first time the Prime Minister will physically interact with the Commonwealth Games winners after their spectacular performance in Birmingham.

The AAP on Friday sought to keep an equal distance from the BJP-led NDA and the UPA comprising the Congress, saying it was up to JD(U) and its allies to decide whether they wanted Nitish Kumar to be their candidate for Prime Minister for the Lok Sabha 2024. the polls.

The Supreme Court agreed on Friday to hear the plea of ​​the Indian Medical Association (IMA) next week which alleged that a smear campaign against the vaccination campaign and modern drugs was being waged in the country. A bench consisting of Chief Justice NV Ramana and Justice Krishna Murari has been told by a lawyer, representing the IMA, that a concerted effort is being made to discourage vaccinations, including the COVID-19 vaccination campaign, and the use of allopathic medicines in the country. .

Recent Chinese actions surrounding House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan are fundamentally at odds with the goal of peace and stability, the White House said on Friday, adding that Beijing will continue its pressure campaign against Taiwan. .