Rupture: son of Union Minister Ashish Mishra arrested in Lakhimpur violence
09 Oct 2021 23:04 IST
Ashish Mishra, son of Union minister accused of crashing SUV into farmers, arrested
Uttar Pradesh police have arrested Ashish Mishra, the son of the Union Minister accused of driving an SUV over farmers in Lakhmipur Kheri district.
09 Oct 2021 21:41 IST
United States, China Resume Trade Negotiations With “Frank” Exchange
The United States and China held their first trade talks under the Biden administration with a “frank exchange” at a virtual meeting of US Trade Representative Katherine Tai and Chinese Vice Premier on Friday.
09 Oct 2021 21:39 IST
“Close monitoring and management of coal stocks”: the Ministry of Energy in the midst of the electricity crisis
Core Management Team (CMT) established The Ministry of Energy closely monitors and manages coal stocks on a daily basis and provides follow-up actions with Coal India Limited, Railways to improve coal supply to power plants, the Energy Ministry said in a statement amid the coal crisis.
09 Oct 2021 21:12 IST
UK records 133 Covid-19 deaths, 34,950 new cases
Britain recorded 133 deaths on Saturday within 28 days of a positive Covid-19 test, a slight increase a day earlier when 127 people died, government data showed.
09 Oct 2021 9:02 PM IST
India vaccinates more than 60 lakh doses of Covid-19 in one day
Health ministry administers over 60 lakh of doses of Covid-19 vaccine administered until 7 p.m. today, bringing India’s immunization coverage to over 94.62 crore: Union Health Ministry
09 Oct 2021 20:07 IST
NCB summons film producer Imtiyaz Khatri again over drug case
After nearly 8 hours of questioning today, the NCB again summons film producer Imtiyaz Khatri to appear before them on Monday in the cruise drug case.
09 Oct 2021 20:03 IST
“Improving the state’s coal supply”: Punjab CM at the center in the midst of the electricity crisis
Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi called on the central government to immediately improve the state’s coal supply in line with quotas to overcome the energy crisis with the impending closure of its thermal power plants due to the rapid depletion of coal reserves.
09 Oct 2021 19:27 IST
Violence in Lakhmipur: Congress leaders to observe silence on Monday
Congress calls on heads of its state / UT units to maintain silence between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Monday outside Raj Bhavans or central government offices amid a row over the violence in Lakhmipur Kheri. It will be observed a demand for the immediate dismissal of Mos Home Ajay Mishra and the arrest of all the culprits, including his son.
09 Oct 2021 19:19 IST
“The containment of Covid-19 can derail if …”: the Minister of Health
Containment of Covid-19 may derail if festivals are not celebrated according to protocols, Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya has warned and urged 19 states to step up their vaccination pace so India can manage to administer doses of 100 cr vaccine in the next few days.
09 Oct 2021 6:37 PM IST
Orange alert for parts of Kerala
The Indian Meteorological Department is issuing an orange alert for Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Pathanamthitta, Alappuzha, Kottayam, Ernakulam and Idukki for the next four days.
09 Oct 2021 6:09 PM IST
“One day” of coal stock in power stations: the Delhi minister in the midst of a crisis
Delhi Energy Minister Satyendar Jain on Saturday held a meeting with representatives of electricity distribution companies (discoms) in Delhi to discuss the “electricity crisis” in the national capital and said that only a day’s stock of coal was left in the thermal power plant. from where Delhi gets electricity. Read more
09 Oct 2021 17:27 IST
CM Khattar meets with Amit Shah and discusses reopening of Singhu border
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar met Union Interior Minister Amit Shah here in the nation’s capital on Saturday to discuss the issue of reopening the border between Singhu and Tikri. CM Khattar also briefed the Home Secretary on the ongoing farmers’ protest in various parts of the state.
09 Oct 2021 17:17 IST
PM Modi meets his Danish counterpart and signs memoranda of understanding to strengthen the “green strategic partnership”
India and Denmark on Saturday agreed on measures to advance their unique “green strategic partnership” and signed four agreements to strengthen cooperation in green technologies and the management of natural resources such as water underground. Read more
09 Oct 2021 16:29 IST
If the PLA is here to stay, the Indian army is too, says General Naravane on the eve of the ALC talks
If the People’s Liberation Army of China (PLA) is here to stay in the Ladakh theater, the Indian army is just as much, said on Saturday the chief of the army, General Manoj Mukund Naravane, saying on Saturday. reference to military reinforcement and infrastructure development by the neighboring army across the contested demarcation line. Control (LAC).
09 Oct 2021 16:06 IST
NCB says that Gosavi, Bhanushali were witnesses in the Aryan case; not known to the agency
The Narcotics Control Bureau released a statement on Saturday clarifying the association of Manish Bhanushali and KP Gosavi in the Aryan Khan case and said the agency did not violate any standards. Read more
09 Oct 2021 15:26 IST
Border talks between India and China tomorrow; De-escalation of hot springs possible
A meeting between the commander of the Ladakh Indian Corps and the commander of the South Xinjiang Chinese Military District is expected to take place in Chushul on Sunday with a de-escalation of Patrol Point 15 or general area hot springs on the agenda.
09 Oct 2021 14:20 IST
CWC to meet on October 16 to discuss current political situation
The Congress Working Committee (CWC) meeting will be held on October 16 in New Delhi to discuss the current political situation, upcoming Assembly polls and organizational elections
09 Oct 2021 2:00 PM IST
Khattar says he is “optimistic” about opening Singhu and Tikri borders
I met Interior Minister Amit Shah today. We briefed him on the issue of opening the Singhu and Tikri borders. I also told him about the farmer protests that have taken place in several locations across the state. Hope the borders will be open soon: Haryana CM ML Khattar
09 Oct 2021 13:23 IST
Maharashtra CM inaugurates Sindhudurg Airport
Uddhav Thackeray inaugurates Sindhudurg Airport in the presence of Union Minister Narayan Rane, who was recently arrested and released on bail, for saying he would “slap” the CM.
09 Oct 2021 1:01 PM IST
A boat capsizes in DR Congo
A hundred dead or missing after the capsizing of a ship in DR Congo, AFP reports citing officials.
09 Oct 2021 12:50 IST
Uttarakhand government orders officials to ensure compliance with Covid-19 rules in schools
The Uttarakhand government is asking officials to strictly ensure that Covid-19 rules are followed in schools after a student in the Gopeshwar area of Chamoli district tested positive.
09 Oct 2021 12:14 IST
Prime Minister Modi meets with his Danish counterpart
Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaks with Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen at Hyderabad House in Delhi.
09 Oct 2021 11:43 AM IST
Sidhu ends hunger strike in Lakhimpur Kheri
Navjot Singh Sidhu, on hunger strike in Lakhimpur Kheri, ends protest as main defendant in Kheri violence case, Ashish Mishra, son of Union Minister Ajay Mishra, is questioned by SIT in connection with this case.
09 Oct 2021 11:38 AM IST
A fire breaks out at a Narela factory in Delhi
A fire breaks out in a cardboard plate manufacturing unit in the Narela industrial zone in Delhi; fire-fighting operations in progress.
09 Oct 2021 10:48 AM IST
Lakhimpur Kheri case: Ashish Mishra appears for questioning
Ashish Mishra, son of Union Minister Ajay Mishra, reports to police for questioning in connection with violence in Lakhimpur Kheri
09 Oct 2021 10:22 AM IST
Lakhimpur Kheri case: Ashish Mishra will appear today for questioning, lawyer says
“We will respect the advice and cooperate with the investigation. My client will appear before the police today, ”said Awadhesh Kumar, legal adviser to the first case of Lakhimpur Kheri, accused Ashish Mishra.
09 Oct 2021 10:06 IST
People “desperate” to come to India from UK, says UK high commissioner
People are desperate to come to India. Our next step is to make it easier for travelers to come here, opening more flights so people can move between the UK and India: Alex Ellis, UK High Commissioner to India
09 Oct 2021 09:38 IST
“We see India as a close partner”: Danish PM Mette Frederiksen
We see India as a close partner. I consider this visit to be an important step for bilateral relations between Denmark and India: Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen in Delhi
09 Oct 2021 09:11 IST
India records 19,740 new cases of Covid-19 and 248 deaths
India records 19,740 new cases of Covid-19, 23,070 recoveries and 248 deaths while the tally stands at 33,935,309.
09 Oct 2021 09:00 IST
Lakhimpur Kheri case: reinforced security on the police lines
Security has been stepped up on police lines in Lakhimpur Kheri, Uttar Pradesh, as Ashish Mishra, son of Union Minister Ajay Mishra, and first accused in the Lakhimpur Kheri violence case, likely to appear before the Criminal Branch for questioning today.
09 Oct 2021 08:25 IST
Cruise ship case: NCB raids producer Imtiyaz Khatri
NCB is conducting searches of the home and office of film producer Imtiyaz Khatri in Bandra in Mumbai in connection with the cruise ship case.
09 Oct 2021 7:56 AM IST
Texas court authorizes temporary reinstatement of abortion law
A US federal appeals court allows Texas to temporarily reinstate the abortion law, challenged in court by President Joe Biden’s administration.
09 Oct 2021 07:41 AM IST
Mizoram’s Covid-19 count at 103,709
712 recoveries from Covid-19 and two deaths due to it in Mizoram on October 8. The number of cases amounts to 103,709 including 87,860 discharges, 15,505 active cases and 344 deaths.
09 Oct 2021 7:10 IST
A “big gap” exists in the commitment of developing countries to act for the climate: India at the UN
There is still a significant gap in the commitment of developed countries to take climate action to provide US $ 100 billion for developing countries. This amount is less than what the NFL earns on media rights: TS Tirumurti, Permanent Representative of India to the United Nations for Climate Action at UNGA76
09 Oct 2021 06:43 AM IST
Covid-19 toll in Latin America exceeds 1.5 million
The death toll in Latin America from Covid-19 exceeds 1.5 million, including more than 600,000 deaths in Brazil alone.
09 Oct 2021 06:15 AM IST
UNSC condemns terrorist attack on Shiite Kunduz mosque in Afghanistan
Members of the UN Security Council “strongly condemn” the “atrocious and cowardly” terrorist attack on a Shiite mosque in Kunduz, Afghanistan on October 8.