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Nitish Kumar resigns as Bihar Chief Minister as he ends alliance with BJP

Bihar chief minister and Janata Dal-United (JD-U)'s de-facto leader Nitish Kumar submitted his resignation to governor Phagu Chauhan on Tuesday. He had reached the Raj Bhawan in Patna. Even until Monday, some senior BJP leaders, including those from Bihar, were of the view that the Janata Dal (United) leader was engaging in brinkmanship to pressure his bigger partner to be more accommodative.

Sports

Roger Federer fulfills ‘pinky promise’ made to young fan Zizou in heartwarming manner

Roger Federer is not just a tennis great but also someone who keeps his 'pinky promises.' And in one such occasion, the Swiss star is seen fulfilling his promise made to a young fan named Zizou, who he had said he would play against one day. Federer keeps the young boy's promise in the most heartwarming manner one can expect. Check the videos below to see what Federer did.

Politics

Vladimir Putin's statue in NYC shows him playing war games

Russian President Vladimir Putin has been making headlines for quite some time, over declaring war and destroying Ukraine. However, recently, he has become nothing less than a subject of hilarity amongst kids in New York City, with his statue being installed in a playground. A statue of Putin was recently spotted at a playground in Central Park, New York City. As per reports, the statue is a creation of French artist James Colomina.

Technology

US: Explosion at Google's data center critically injures 3 people

An "electrical incident" occurred at a Google data center on Monday in Council Bluffs, Iowa, critically injuring three electricians, said the tech giant and the Council Bluffs Police Department. Reports said it was a large electrical explosion that took place at 11:59 am (local time; 10:20 pm IST) on Monday. The injured electricians were reportedly rushed to a nearby medical center for treatment.

Entertainment

'Masoom Sawaal' poster shows Krishna on sanitary napkin; FIR filed

A Hindi movie poster has yet again rubbed people the wrong way for "hurting religious sentiments." The poster of a movie titled Masoom Sawaal was stylized in the shape of a sanitary napkin, and among other characters, an image of Lord Krishna was also placed on the pad. This has now led to an FIR being filed against the makers.

Business

Scripbox acquires investment startup Wealth Managers to grow cumulative consumer base

Wealthtech startup Scripbox has acquired Pune-based startup Wealth Managers for an undisclosed amount. Following the acquisition, Scripbox plans to expand its geographical footprint and customer base. Further, the startup hopes the deal will enable it to offer better services to its customers. Furthermore, according to Scripbox, this will create long-term investment opportunities for their customer base.

Miscellaneous

Hindu seer and former minister Mirchi Baba booked for rape

Mahamandaleshwar Niranjani Akhada and Spiritual Guru, Former State Minister (Rank) Vairagyanand Giri Maharaj known as Mirchi Baba was arrested from Gwalior on rape charges, said the police on Tuesday. In a joint action by the Bhopal Police and Gwalior Crime Branch, Baba has been arrested from a hotel in city and has been handed to the Bhopal police, said Gwalior superintendent of police, Amit Sanghi.