A cyclist rides over the Hammersmith Bridge on July 17, 2021 in Hammersmith, England. The bridge was closed last year after cracks in the bridge worsened during a heatwave. (Photo by Hollie Adams/Getty Images)
WHILE the world kicked off Olympics in Tokyo, Britain saw an eventful and unusually hot week. Freedom was in the air as the country ended all the lockdown restrictions on July 19.
Here are some highlights of this week- July 19 to 24:
India opens medal tally
India’s Mirabai Chanu made history by winning silver Medal in 49 kg women’s weightlifting.
Home secretary Priti Patel is set to come up with new strategy to tackle violence against women and girls, which is expected to be comprehensive and is also expected to include offence against street harassment.