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Top 5 Current Affairs: 21 June 2019

The Triple talaq bill also known as the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2019 has been re-introduced in the Lok Sabha.

Jun 21, 2019 18:06 IST

Yoga Day 2019: PM Modi Yoga address-10 Key Points

International Yoga Day 2019: Prime Minister Narendra Modi led fifth International Yoga Day 2019 at Prabhat Tara Ground, Ranchi. He led to around 40,000 people in Ranchi to mark International yoga Day. Union Ministers, BJP leaders and top government functionaries participated in similar events across the country.

Triple talaq bill reintroduced in Lok Sabha, Congress MP Shashi Tharoor opposes the bill

The Triple talaq bill also known as the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2019 was tabled in the Lok Sabha today, June 21, 2019. The fresh bill has been introduced to make instant divorce among Muslims or 'triple talaq' illegal after the previous ordinance lapsed as it could not be passed in the upper house of the Parliament, the Rajya Sabha following dissolution of the Lok Sabha to make way for Lok Sabha Elections 2019.

Summer Solstice: Google Doodle welcomes Summer, celebrates 21 June as 2019 Longest Day in Northern Hemisphere

The Google Doodle today celebrates the Summer Solstice in Northern Hemisphere to mark the beginning of the Summer Season 2019. Summer Solstice is the longest day of the year which is considered as the official start of the summer season. The Google doodle shows a picture of the Google logo that depicts the Earth in a happy mood, enjoying the summer Sun. The day coincides with the World Music Day as well as the International Day of Yoga.

India vs Afghanistan ICC World Cup 2019: Injury-hit India’s Predicted XI, Rishabh Pant to make World Cup debut

Though there is no doubt that Team India will be the clear favourites against Afghanistan in their world cup clash in Southampton, injury to key players has come as a major blow to India. India will be going into its match with Afghanistan without two of its star players, Shikhar Dhawan and Bhuvneshwar Kumar.

India vs Afghanistan Southampton Latest Weather Update, World Cup 2019: Sunny in Southampton, rain unlikely

The UK Met Department prediction reports mostly sunny weather on June 22, when India is scheduled to take on Afghanistan in the Match 28 of ICC World Cup 2019 at the Rose Bowl stadium in Southampton. While India is riding high on 3 wins from four games, Afghanistan has had five back-to-back defeats. The Afghanistan team is ridden with issues both on and off the field.