LIVE: Construction and demolition activities in Delhi-NCR permitted again as air quality sign lifts curbs on GRAP Phase III
Nov 14, 2022 8:08 p.m. IST
PM Modi arrives in Bali, Indonesia to attend the 17th G20 Summit
Nov 14, 2022 8:02 p.m. IST
NCP MP jitendra Awhad posts early bail in Thane court to avoid arrest
NCP MP and former Minister Jitendra Awhad filed an early bail plea in Maharashtra’s Thane court to avoid arrest. According to the ANI news agency, there will be a hearing on this tomorrow. An assault case has been filed against Jitendra Awhad.
November 14, 2022 7:41 PM IST
President Murmu will visit Jharkhand tomorrow
President Draupadi Murmu will travel to Jharkhand on Tuesday to pay respects to revered tribal leader Birsa Munda, according to reports by news agency PTI.
Nov 14, 2022 7:29 p.m. IST
Construction and demolition activities in Delhi-NCR allowed again as air quality sign lifts curbs on GRAP Phase III
The Commission for Air Quality Management (CAQM) in the NCR has lifted Phase III measures of the Graduated Response Action Plan (GRAP) with immediate effect, due to improved air quality. Delhi’s AQI in the “Poor” category. Private construction and demolition activities are allowed again.
November 14, 2022 7:24 PM IST
President Murmu to present National Sports Awards on November 30
The Ministry of Youth and Sports said on Monday that President Draupadi Murmu would hand over the national sports awards on November 30, according to news agency ANI. The ministry further said that 25 sportsmen will receive Arjuna awards for outstanding performance in sports and Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna award will be given to Sharath Kamal Achanta.
November 14, 2022 5:41 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee apologizes on behalf of Minister Akhil Giri’s comment on President Murmu
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday condemned State Minister Akhil Giri’s comment on President Draupadi Murmu and apologized to him on behalf of the Trinamool Congress. Read more
November 14, 2022 5:37 PM IST
October consumer inflation (provisional) at 6.77%, from 7.41% last month, according to government data
October consumer inflation (provisional) at 6.77%, down from 7.41% last month, according to government data.
November 14, 2022 5:34 PM IST
SC rejects PIL after declaring Subhash Chandra Bose’s birthday on January 23 a public holiday
The Supreme Court on Monday rejected the PIL requesting the declaration of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose’s birthday on January 23 as a public holiday, saying such decisions are part of government policy, according to PTI reports.
Nov 14, 2022 4:50 p.m. IST
The 3rd edition of the “Pan-India” coastal defense exercise “Sea Vigil-22” will take place on November 15-16
The third edition of the ‘Pan-India’ coastal defense exercise ‘Sea Vigil-22’ will take place on November 15-16. It was launched in 2018 to validate various measures that have been instituted to enhance maritime security since the 26/11-Mumbai terrorist attack.
Nov 14, 2022 4:23 p.m. IST
Prison superintendent in charge of jailed Satyendra Jain suspended for changing rules
The prison superintendent who was in charge of Delhi minister and PAA chief Satyendar Jain in Jail 7 was suspended on Monday. He was accused of changing the rules to favor Jain.
November 14, 2022 3:54 PM IST
SC asks Center to file plea affidivit asking for measures to control forced religious conversions
The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Center to file an affidavit on a motion seeking strict measures to control energetic religious conversations. The Supreme Court said it was a serious issue and could affect the country’s security, and released the hearing in the case on November 28.
November 14, 2022 3:34 PM IST
Joe Biden and Xi Jingping meet in Bali ahead of G20 summit
US President Joe Biden and Chinese leader Xi Jinping meet in Bali, Indonesia ahead of the G20 summit.
Nov 14, 2022 3:13 p.m. IST
Karanataka Congress Leader DK Shivkumar appears before ED for National Herald case
Karnataka Congress Leader DK Shivakumar appeared before the Law Enforcement Directorate in Delhi on Monday for questioning in the National Herald money laundering case, according to PTI reports.
November 14, 2022 2:59 PM IST
PM Modi leaves for Bali, Indonesia to attend the 17th G20 summit
Prime Minister Narendra Modi traveled to Bali, Indonesia on Monday to attend the 17th G20 Leaders’ Summit, scheduled for November 14-16.
Nov 14, 2022 2:29 p.m. IST
SP leader Dimple Yadav files nomination for Mainpuri Lok Sabha indirect vote
Samajwadi party leader Dimple Yadav, wife of party leader Akhilesh Yadav, filed a candidacy for the Mainpuri Lok Sabha indirect ballot on Monday, which is to be held on December 5. Read more
November 14, 2022 1:59 PM IST
Istanbul bombing: Turkish police accuse Syrian woman of planting bomb
Istanbul bombing: Turkish police say a Syrian woman planted a bomb in Istanbul that killed six people, AFP reports.
Nov 14, 2022 1:33 p.m. IST
China hopes to get ties with US back on track at G20
China said on Monday it “hopes to put relations with the United States back on track” at the G20, AFP news agency reported.
Nov 14, 2022 1:06 p.m. IST
41-year-old Indian-born Sikh who suffered ethnic slurs wins prestigious Australian government award
A 41-year-old Indian-born Sikh volunteer, who suffered ethnic slurs over his beard and turban, has been honored along with three others with the prestigious 2023 Australian of the Year award in New South Wales, reported the PTI news agency.
Nov 14, 2022 12:30 p.m. IST
Wholesale price inflation at 8.39% in October, from 10.7% in September: PTI news agency citing government data
Wholesale price inflation was recorded at 8.39% in October, down from 10.7% in September, news agency PTI reported citing government data.
November 14, 2022 12:04 PM IST
Update NH 44: Traffic disrupted between Chanderkot and Banihal due to rock blasting and mudslides
Nov 14, 2022 11:36 a.m. IST
SC adjourns hearing on validity of places of worship law until January 2023
SC adjourned the hearing on the validity of the Places of Worship Act to January 2023 after the Center requested more time to submit its response.
Nov 14, 2022 11:29 a.m. IST
POCSO not intended to criminalize consensual romantic relationships between young adults: Delhi HC
The POCSO Act is meant to protect children from sexual exploitation, but it was never meant to criminalize consensual romantic relationships between young adults, the Delhi High Court said on Monday, ANI reported.
November 14, 2022 10:56 am IST
Dimple Yadav, leader of SP, to file candidacy for Mainpuri assembly by-election today
Nov 14, 2022 10:26 a.m. IST
India will assume the G20 presidency from December 1
November 14, 2022 09:57 IST
India reports 547 new Covid cases, lowest tally in over a year; active workload less than 10K
India reported 547 new Covid cases on Monday, the lowest in more than a year. Active workload is less than 10K.
Nov 14, 2022 9:34 a.m. IST
The rupee up 25 pais at 80.53 against the US dollar in early trading
The rupee rose 25 paise to 80.53 against the US dollar in early trading on Monday.
November 14, 2022 08:57 IST
Court to issue verdict on plea requesting ‘Shivling’ worship rights in Gyanvapi Mosque
The Varanasi Expedited Court will deliver its verdict today on the plea to obtain the rights to worship the ‘Shivling’ at the premises of the Gyanvapi Mosque, ANI reported.
November 14, 2022 08:26 IST
Leaders of the political circle pay tribute to the country’s first Prime Minister, Jawaharlal Nehru, on his birthday
November 14, 2022 07:56 IST
Volodymyr Zelensky accuses Russia of war crimes in Kherson
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Sunday accused Russian soldiers of committing war crimes and killing civilians in Kherson, parts of which were taken over by the Ukrainian military after Russian forces withdrew from the city.
November 14, 2022 07:36 IST
Turkish minister blames Kurdish organization for Istanbul bombing
“According to our findings, the PKK terrorist organization is responsible,” Interior Minister Soylu said, announcing the arrest of a suspect accused of planting the bomb.
November 14, 2022 07:09 IST
Istanbul bomber arrested, interior minister says
The person responsible for the Istanbul attack has been arrested, the Interior Minister announced on Monday.
Nov 14, 2022 6:37 a.m. IST
Magnitude 4.1 earthquake hits Amritsar in Punjab
An earthquake measuring 4.1 on the Richter scale was felt in Amritsar, Punjab at 3:42 a.m. on Monday, the National Seismology Center said.
Nov 14, 2022 6:12 a.m. IST
India can buy as much Russian oil as it wants, outside price cap, says Yellen
– The United States is happy that India continues to buy as much Russian oil as it wants, including at prices above a price cap mechanism imposed by the G7, if it avoids assurances, the Western finance and maritime services bound by the cap, U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said Friday.
“Russia is going to find it very difficult to continue shipping as much oil as it has when the EU stops buying Russian oil,” Yellen said. “They’re going to be looking hard for buyers. And a lot of buyers are relying on Western services.”
November 14, 2022 05:30 IST
Biden meets with Yoon and Kishida amid growing tensions on the Korean Peninsula