Today’s Top Breaking News LIVE Updates: India’s Sumi Nagal is all set to play against the five-time Swiss champion Roger Federer in the New York City. The match will be played at the Arthur Ashe Stadium on Tuesday. Nagal will be making US Open debut against Federer who has won 20 Grand Slam titles in his career. The 22-year-old player has won the 2015 Wimbledon doubles title with his Vietnamese partner Lý Hoàng Nam. The duo defeated Reilly Opelka and Akira Santillan in the final.
On the other hand, the Reserve Bank of India has approved a whopping payout of Rs 1.75 lakh crore following the recommendations made by the former governor Bimal Jalan. The amount is expected to tackle an economic slowdown in the country.
Here are the live updates:
Congress to decide next Delhi party president today in meeting at Sonia Gandhi's residence
Congress will be holding a meeting on Tuesday to decide next party president for its Delhi unit. The meeting will be held at the residence of Sonia Gandhi. Earlier, former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit was holding the charge of the party president. She dies last month.
Meeting to decide the next Delhi Congress President to be held at the residence of Interim Party President Sonia Gandhi, today. pic.twitter.com/S6GR7MlknE— ANI (@ANI) August 27, 2019
Congress says payout money of Rs 1.76 lakh is amount missing from Budget 2019
Besides Rahul Gandhi, the Congress also attacked the Centre over the RBI payout. In a tweet, the party said that the payout amount of 1.76 lakh crore is almost the exact same amount that is missing from the Budget 2019 announcement. It added that the move willI will devastate the country's economy.
Rs. 1.76 lakh cr given to the govt by RBI is almost the exact same amount missing from Budget 2019 announcement.— Congress (@INCIndia) August 27, 2019
Where was that money spent? Why was it missing from the Budget?
Looting the RBI like this only devastates our economy further & reduces credit rating of the bank. pic.twitter.com/wZQ6dqYtdi
Rahul Gandhi attacks Centre over payout, says stealing from RBI won
Former Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday attacked the BJP-led NDA government over the payout of RS 1.76 lakh crore. He said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman have no clue how to solve what he termed as the self-created economic disaster.
PM & FM are clueless about how to solve their self created economic disaster.— Rahul Gandhi (@RahulGandhi) August 27, 2019
Stealing from RBI won’t work - it’s like stealing a Band-Aid from the dispensary & sticking it on a gunshot wound. #RBILooted https://t.co/P7vEzWvTY3
Roger Federer ahead by two sets against India's Sumit Nagal
After losing the first set, Roger Federer has made a comeback defeating Sumit Nagal in the second and third sets of the US Open match being played in the New York City. Nagal won the first round by 6-4.