New Delhi [India], September 30 (ANI): The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Wednesday issued new guidelines for 're-opening' of more activities in areas outside the containment zones. Lockdown has been extended and will be in force till 31 October in containment zones.
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], September 30 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh government on Wednesday announced that kin of Hathras gangrape victim will be given Rs 25 lakh as ex-gratia and a house, and a government job will be given to a member of the family.
Kochi (Kerala) [India], September 30 (ANI): In a key development in Kerala gold smuggling case, the fourth accused Sandeep Nair filed an application in the National Investigation Agency (NIA) court saying that he was ready to give a confession statement and turn approver in the case.
The vice-president of India, M Venkaiah Naidu, tested positive for the novel coronavirus. Releasing a statement. The office of the vice-president released a statement, saying Naidu underwent a COVID-19 test in the morning.
As China seeks to provoke India again amid the ongoing border disputes. The India Ministry of External Affairs has made it clear that it would never accept China's 1959 unilaterally designed Line of Actual Control (LAC).
An incident that is causing ripples on social media has led to yet another debate about feminism after a few women's rights activists attacked a YouTube "vlogger" Vijay Nair. The latter had uploaded a highly offensive video in which he had insulted feminist activists and feminism. Police arrested Vijay P Nair over the charges of making offensive remarks against women in a video on his YouTube channel. He was taken into custody on September 28 from his residence in Kalliyoor. He was booked under IT act section 67, 67 A. Watch the video to know Who is Vijay P Nair? Why was he attacked by feminists? Is he is a psychiatrist? and more.
Poonch (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], September 30 (ANI): Pakistan on Wednesday violated the ceasefire by firing of small arms and shelling with mortars along the Line of Control (LoC) in the Mankote sector in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir.
Mathura (Uttar Pradesh) [India], September 30 (ANI): On a day a special CBI court acquitted all the accused in Babri Masjid demolition case, a Mathura civil court refused to admit a suit to remove an Idgah "built on Krishna Janmabhoomi", on Wednesday.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 30 (ANI): India's current account balance (CAB) recorded a surplus of USD 19.8 billion (3.9 per cent of GDP) in the April-June quarter (Q1) of 2020-21, Reserve Bank of India (RBI) said in a press release on Wednesday.
As Hathras gang rape victim's family sits on a dharna at Delhi's Safdarjung Hospital alleging the body was taken out from the hospital without their permission, Ghaziabad Dy SP KN Pandey has clarified that the body is still at the hospital.Ghaziabad's Deputy SP KN Pandey said that victims' body is still at the hospital and added that it will only be moved from the hospital when family members will come. They are now sitting with the protesters.
Actors in custody in connection with the Sandalwood drug probe case, actors Ragini Dwivedi, Sanjjanaa Galrani are likely to move High Court for bail today. The plea is likely to be filed in two days. Their bail plea was rejected on Monday by an NDPS Special Court.
New Delhi [India], September 30 (ANI): Supreme Court-mandated pollution watchdog Environment Pollution Control Authority (EPCA) on Wednesday submitted its report to the apex court on Punjab-Haryana stubble burning.
Vijayawada (Andhra Pradesh) [India], September 30 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) on Wednesday said that it is going to start the signature collection movement against the agriculture sector laws passed by the central government.
Mumbai, Sep 29 (ANI): Speaking on the rumours that Shiv Sena will form the government with BJP in Maharashtra after Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut and former chief minister Devendra Fadnavis met, state BJP chief Chandrakant Patil on September 29 said there is no proposal to form govt with Shiv Sena, NCP or Congress. He said, “As party's state chief, I would like to clarify that there is no proposal to form government with Shiv Sena, NCP or Congress. We are playing the role of an active Opposition. We can't form government with the three but those three can't stay together.” “Be it Farm Bills or any other matter, they (Congress, Shiv Sena, NCP) will fight with each other and break up. Then what will happen next? Mid term election. It is my analysis, it is not necessary that this will happen,” he added.
New Delhi, Sep 30 (ANI): With a spike of 80,472 new cases, India’s COVID-19 tally has crossed 62-lakh mark on September 30. Total case tally now stands at 62,25,764 including 9,40,441 active cases, 51,87,826 cured/discharged/migrated. The total number of deaths from the disease in the country mounts at 97,497. According to Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), A total of 7,41,96,729 samples tested for COVID, up to 29th September. Of these, 10,86,688 samples were tested yesterday.
As farmers continued their rail roko stir for the fifth consecutive day in Punjab, Congress along with other Opposition parties and farmers' organisations held demonstrations against the new farm laws across the country on Monday, with some protesters torching a tractor at the India Gate in Delhi.Meanwhile, farmers in Punjab has announced that the protest against the three farm bills will be extended till October 2.So, we raise these questions:Farmer protests now pure politics?Is Cong riding piggyback on farmer anger?Modi govt implementing what UPA promised?Watch as panelists debate these and more on the show.
Indore (Madhya Pradesh) [India], September 30 (ANI): Asserting that the decision of the special CBI court to acquit all the accused in the Babri Masjid demolition case came after a long wait of 28 years, BJP MP from Indore, Shankar Lalwani, on Wednesday said that finally "truth" has won.