The Centre on Friday said that it would not be lawful to decide for once and for all about the handing over of the Services to the Delhi government as the Supreme Court is yet to rule specifically on who gets the authority to decide on the services. The remark by Centre came after Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal alleged that the Centre and Lt Governor were not paying heed to the Supreme Court judgement delivered by the apex court on Wednesday and also said that the Union Government refused to give control of the services to Delhi government.
Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was sentenced 10 years of jail in one of the cases in the Panama Papers Row. Sharif's daughter and co-accused in the case, Maryam, was also convicted by the anti-graft case and she was handed a 7-years jail term. This is a huge blow for Sharif's party as the Pakistan General Elections are slated for 25 July, 2018. Sharif said that he was paying the price for trying to alter the 70-year-old history of Pakistan.
2018 FIFA World Cup continues to amaze and surprise. The Quarterfinal clash between France and Uruguay proved to be a stunning display of France's defense as they won the game by 2-0. France are through to the semi-final. In the other quarter final, Belgium surprised the five-time World Champions Brazil and knocked them out of the tournament. Belgium won the game 2-1.
In the 2nd T20I played between India and England, England won the match by 5 wickets, Chasing 148 set by India, England chased down the target in 19.4 overs as Alex Hales scored 58 not out of 41 balls.
Some big developments that are expected to happen today are:
The power tussle between Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Centre is expected to play out in the open today as well as AAP refuses to budge. The Aam Aadmi Party has said that the Supreme Court has clearly stated that except Land, Law & Order and Police, all other rights fall within the Chief Minister's ambit.
The 2018 FIFA World Cup Semi-final line up will be decided today as Sweden take on England and Russia faces Croatia to book a berth in the semis. Expect a cracker of a contest between both the teams as Russia will look to create history.
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