Sao Paulo declares the state of emergency over Brazil truckers' strike, reports AFP.

The Indian Meteorological Dept has issued a warning regarding cyclone 'Menuku' for Maharashtra-Goa coast. Menuku is likely to intensify into a cyclonic storm during next 24 hours & into a severe cyclonic storm in subsequent 24 hours.

Popular floating restaurant 'Ark Deck Bar', off the coast near Bandra here, capsized and sank partially on Friday evening under the possible impact of huge tidal waves triggered by the Mekunu Cyclone, police said. Read Full Report.

Jammu and Kashmir: Terrorists fired upon a Police post in Kulgam district. The area is being cordoned off. More details awaited.

Rashtrapati Bhavan appointed Kummanam Rajasekharan, the BJP India Kerala chief as governor of Mizoram. Rajasekharan will take over once the current governor, Nirbhay Sharma’s term gets over on May 28.

Professor Ganeshi Lal appointed Governor of Odisha with effect from the date he assumes charge of his office.

Russian President Vladimir Putin says 'all is not lost' to save Iran nuclear deal, reports AFP.

South-west monsoon has advanced to some parts of south Andaman sea, Nicobar Islands&south-east Bay of Bengal. Due to trough & upper cyclonic circulations, light to moderate rain/thundershower likely to occur over Rayalaseema, coastal Andhra Pradesh & Telangana over next 3-4 days: Scientist, IMD.

The weather around 1000 km of Cyclone #Mekunu is rough and the wind is very strong, we had issued an advisory to fishermen to not venture in the sea. Some parts of Konkan Goa & southern Maharashtra may get rain and wind, other parts will not be affected: Scientist, IMD Pune.

Odisha: Directorate of Revenue Intelligence seized fake Indian currency notes of Rs 2000 denomination having a face value of 3 lakhs at Kurdha Road Junction.

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Fuel rates continue to rise for the 12th day in a row on Friday, despite nation-wide protests and assurance from the government. Taking the cost of petrol and diesel to a record high once again. In Mumbai, one litre of petrol today will cost Rs 85.65/litre as compared to Wednesday's rate of Rs 85.29. The diesel rate in the city is now jumped at Rs 73.20/litre. The cost of petrol in Delhi today is at Rs 77.83/litre, and those having diesel cars will have to shell out Rs 68.75 per litre.

These rates will further raise the agitations and protest by the opposition on Modi government. Yesterday after Prime Minister Narendra Modi accepted an online fitness challenge posed by Indian Cricket captain Virat Kohli, Congress President Rahul Gandhi dared Prime Minister for a fuel challenge.

Below are today's Petrol and Diesel Rates in Indian Metros.

Today's Petrol Prices: 

Delhi 77.83
Kolkata 80.47
Mumbai 85.65
Chennai 80.80

Today's Diesel Prices: 

Delhi 68.75
Kolkata 71.30
Mumbai 73.20
Chennai 72.58

Today, Karnataka's newly sworn-in Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy is going to face a floor test to prove his majority at Vidhana Soudha. With the support of the Janata Dal (S)-Congress MLAs, Kumaraswamy is expected to smoothly sail through this floor test. We will also keep our eyes on Nipah virus outbreak in Kerala and Anti-Sterlite protest from Thoothukudi, Tamil Nadu. We at LatestLY will bring all the breaking and latest news and updates around the world. Stay with us for the latest updates of the day.