India will receive normal rain this season, the Met office predicted in its forecast for the southwest monsoon that covers 75 per cent of the country. But it is likely to arrive late in several states.
A special court in Mumbai put Dalit scholar and activist Anand Teltumbde in NIA custody till April 18 in the Elgar Parishad-Maoist link case. The SC had declined to extend his interim protection from arrest.
The US has announced that it will accept H-1B visa applications for an extended stay—a decision that brings relief to thousands of Indian professionals in America, who are left stranded by the pandemic.