Law enforcement officials intercepted a suspicious package containing deadly poison ricin addressed to US President Donald Trump earlier this week. Two tests were conducted to confirm the presence of ricin. All letters for the White House are sorted and checked at an offsite facility before reaching the White House.
Ambati Rayudu smashed a 48-ball 71 to guide Chennai Super Kings to a comprehensive five-wicket win over defending champions Mumbai Indians in the opening match of the 13th IPL on Saturday.
In another major development, Lok Sabha on Saturday passed a bill to further amend the Companies Act and decriminalise various compoundable offences and promote ease of doing business. The Companies (Amendment) Bill, 2020 — which seeks to decriminalise various penal provisions and introduce a new chapter related to producer organisations in the legislation — was passed by the Lower House.