1. Rio 2016: Respect decision, says Bopanna after AITA nominates Paes as his partnerDecks were cleared for Leander Paes to make a record seventh Olympic appearance after Rohan Bopanna on Saturday accepted him as his men’s doubles partner on the AITA’s insistence, ending days of speculation surrounding the Indian team for the Rio Games. Read more here.<!– /11440465/Dna_Article_Middle_300x250_BTF –>2. CBI lab finds JNU event’s raw footage to be authentic: PoliceThe raw video footage of the controversial February 9 JNU event, on which a sedition case was registered against JNUSU President Kanhaiya Kumar and two others, has been found to be “authentic” by the CBI forensic lab, police claimed on Saturday. Read more here.3. Narendra Dabholkar murder case: Sanatan Sanstha member Virendra Tawde sent to 16 days CBI custodyDr Virendra Tawde who was arrested on Friday for his alleged role in the murder of Pune-based rationalist Narendra Dabholkar has been sent to a CBI custody till June 16. Tawde, a member of the Sanatan Sanstha and the Hindu Janjagruti Samiti (HJS). He was produced before the sessions court in Pune today. Read more here.4. Live Updates: Rajya Sabha polls – Lone seat from Uttarakhand goes to Congress leader Pradeep TamtaPolling is being held in the crucial election to 27 Rajya Sabha seats in seven states, with a keen contest on cards in Uttar Pradesh, Karnataka and Haryana. While 30 of the total 57 seats in the current round of biennial elections to the Upper House have already been decided without a contest, the fate of candidates for the remaining 27 seats will be decided by this evening when the results will be announced. Read more here.5. Trump’s presidency would leads to racism and misogyny, says 2012 GOP nominee RomneyMitt Romney, the 2012 Republican presidential nominee who led a movement to derail Trump’s nomination, told CNN he would not consider running for the White House. Romney blasted Trump for comments that he said denigrated Mexicans, women and religion. Read more here.
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