Welcome to Tiny Bytes, a look at some of the top news for little minds.
SC convicts Sasikala
AIADMK general secretary V. K. Sasikala was Tuesday convicted by the Supreme Court which set aside the Karnataka High Court verdict acquitting her in the 19-year-old disproportionate assets case that also involved late chief minister J. Jayalalithaa. Read more
USA’s tallest dam on verge of collapse
Residents below the tallest dam in the United States near Oroville in Northern California were ordered to evacuate immediately after authorities said an auxiliary spillway was in danger of imminent collapse. Read more
400 whales beached in NZ
Last weekend, around 400 pilot whales were stranded on a beach at a place called Farewell Spit, in New Zealand. Thanks to the help of volunteers, at least 50 were saved and helped back to the ocean.
Human life more important than elephant's: Kerala HC
Quashing a lower court order directing payment of compensation to the owner of an elephant killed by a police officer after it ran amok, the Kerala High Court has held that a public servant must give preference to protect the lives of humans, rather than that of animals. Read more
That’s it for today, kids. Thank you for listening. I hope you’ll watch out for me at 5 pm tomorrow too. Remember, it’s so important to know what’s going on in the world around you.