The total number of candidates in fray for the elections tomorrow are 1,066. The numbers include 952 and 114 female candidates. Party-wise, the maximum candidates in the fray are from the Rashtriya Janata Dal (42), followed by 41 from the Lok Janshakti Party (LJP), 35 from the Janata Dal (United), 29 from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and 20 from the Congress.
New Delhi [India], October 28 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the first seaplane service in Gujarat to the people from October 31, sources in the Shiping Ministry Sources said on Tuesday.
Indore (Madhya Pradesh) [India], October 28 (ANI): Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Tuesday announced that a memorial of Rani Padmavati will be built in Bhopal on the land reserved by the state government.
New Delhi [India], October 28 (ANI): The Union Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal has called upon the global community to ensure timely and equitable availability of vaccines and medicines for COVID-19, in sufficient quantities and affordable prices.
Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], October 28 (ANI): To provide direct marketing support to maximum number of artisans and weavers who are distressed due to the pandemic, the Jammu and Kashmir administration is organising the first 'Handloom and Handicrafts Exhibition' at Numaish Gah, Kashmir Haat, on a rotational basis.
Patna (Bihar) [India], October 28 (ANI): The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav said on Tuesday said that almost 85 per cent of jobs in the government sector will be reserved for local youth in Bihar if his party is voted into power.
New Delhi [India], October 28 (ANI): The government on Tuesday extended the date for making payment without additional amount under 'Vivad se Vishwas' scheme to March 31, 2021, in order to provide relief to the taxpayers who are interested in settling disputes.
Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], October 28 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh government on Tuesday distributed Rs 1,115 crore to 50 lakh farmers under YSR Rythu Bharosa-PM Kisan scheme, along with an additional Rs 136 crore for compensating crop loss due to heavy rain in the state.
New Delhi [India], October 28 (ANI): Four men were arrested for allegedly killing a man and injuring two of his brothers after a quarrel broke out between two neighbouring families for playing loud music at Jhuggi Sarai Pipal Thala of the national capital on Tuesday.
Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], October 28 (ANI): Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said on Tuesday that Kerala has become the first state in the country to fix the minimum support price (MSP) for vegetables. He also announced the floor price for 16 varieties of vegetables. The scheme would come into effect from November 1.
Mysuru (Karnataka) [India], October 28 (ANI): The Mysuru division under the South Western railway saw a change of guard on Tuesday as Rahul Agarwal assumed charge as the new Divisional Railway Manager.
New Delhi [India], October 28 (ANI): The second meeting of the India-Central Asia Dialogue will be held in the digital video-conference format on October 28, informed the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA).
Islamabad [Pakistan], October 28 (ANI): Political activist Misfar Hassan on Tuesday stated that Indian military had saved unarmed Kashmiris on October 27, 1947, and that historical facts cannot be distorted by paid touts of the country.
Eden Hazard is expected to play a part against Borussia Monchengladbach. The Belgian has experienced an injury-laden spell at Real Madrid so far this season and is yet to play this season. He has, however, been included in the travelling side to Germany and could come off the bench against Monchengladbach.
Priyanka Chopra has bagged yet another exciting project in Hollywood. The actress will be sharing the screen with music legend, Titanic's "My Heart Will Go On" singer Celine Dion and Sam Heughan in a movie, tentatively titled Text For You.
Ties between France and several Muslim-majority nations worsened after Macron, during the funeral of teacher Samuel Paty, said French citizens will continue to share the cartoons despite them being blasphemous. He appealed French citizens to uphold the values for which Paty lost his life.