LIVE News Updates: UP govt is once again trying to save the accused, says Rahul Gandhi on Barabanki case
Failing to stop rape incidents, the UP govt is once again trying to save the accused by suppressing facts instead of providing justice to the victim’s family, tweeted Rahul Gandhi
UP govt is once again trying to save the accused, says Rahul Gandhi on Hathras case
Failing to stop rape incidents, the UP govt is once again trying to save the accused by suppressing facts instead of providing justice to the victim's family.
How many more girls? How many more Hathras?
Delhi records 22 more COVID-19 deaths, taking toll to 5,946
Delhi records 22 more COVID-19 deaths, taking toll to 5,946; infection tally climbs to 3.24 lakh with 3,428 fresh cases: Authorities
Kolkata Knight Riders win toss, choose to bat first against Mumbai Indians
Kolkata Knight Riders win the toss, opt to bat first against Mumbai Indians, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi.
Bodies of five members of a family found in Hyderabad two days after they were swept away by floods triggered by heavy rainfall: Police
Body of 25-year-old man found hanging from a tree in Muzaffarnagar district of Uttar Pradesh: Police
Punjab CM orders SIT probe on fatal attack on Balwinder Singh
Punjab CM Capt Amarinder Singh orders the constitution of a SIT, headed by DIG Ferozepur, to probe the fatal attack on Shaurya Chakra awardee Comrade Balwinder Singh. SIT has already formed 4 special teams to crack the case & nab the accused: Punjab Chief Minister's Office (CMO)
Rani Laxmi Bai statue located in Delhi's Jhandewalan to be shifted to a park near DCM Chowk to ease traffic movement in the area: North Delhi mayor Jai Prakash
₹1 crore fine to be imposed on North Delhi civic body for no action against garbage burning in Kirari village: Delhi minister Gopal Rai
Cows & buffaloes assigned 12-digit unique identification number in Lucknow
Lucknow: Cows & buffaloes are being assigned 12-digit unique identification number. R Singh, Animal Husbandry dept says,"They're being tagged with details incl age & breed. It'll help in efficient healthcare & trace their location. About 10 lakh animals tagged in Lucknow so far."
Shaurya Chakra awardee Balwinder Singh shot dead in Punjab
Shaurya Chakra awardee Balwinder Singh, who had fought against terrorism for years, was shot dead by two unidentified men in Punjab's Tarn Taran district today. He and his family had been on terrorists' hit list for years.
CBI recovers assets worth over Rs 190 crore during searches against 6 companies in internet tech support scam case
CBI recovers assets worth over Rs 190 crore during searches against 6 companies in internet tech support scam case: Officials
An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.2 hit Hindu Kush, Afghanistan
An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.2 on the Richter Scale hit Hindu Kush, Afghanistan today at 3:40 pm: National Centre for Seismology.
Uttar Pradesh reports 2,610 new COVID-19 cases, 4,49,935 total cases
Uttar Pradesh reports 2,610 new COVID-19 cases, 46 more fatalities and 3,538 recoveries. Infection tally rises to 4,49,935, death toll reaches 6,589. The number of active cases of the disease in the state stands at 35,263.
Another Dalit girl raped, murdered in Barabanki, UP
Even before the dust could settle completely over the Hathras incident, another Dalit girl has been allegedly raped and strangulated in a village in Barabanki district.
The girl's body was found on Wednesday in a paddy field.
The police had initially filed a murder case against an unidentified person but after the post-mortem report confirmed sexual assault, the charge of rape under IPC section 376 was added to the FIR.
Mathura court admits plea seeking to remove mosque,situated adjacent to Krishna Janmabhoomi
Mathura court admits plea seeking to remove mosque, situated adjacent to Krishna Janmabhoomi. Next hearing to be held on November 18, 2020
Three killed, 4 hurt after being hit by truck in UP
Three persons, including a 16-year-old girl, were killed and four others injured on Friday after being struck by a truck while waiting for conveyance in Uttar Pradesh's Ghazipur district, police said.
The victims were waiting on the roadside in the Jamaniya Kotwali police station area when the accident took place in the morning, they said.
Jyoti Devi (58), Mira Devi (35) and Kiran, all belonging to Tajpur Manjhariya village, were waiting for conveyance to reach the banks of the Ganga for taking a holy dip, police said.
Four others with serious injuries have been admitted to hospital, they said.
The locals staged a protest against the accident, disrupting vehicular traffic for sometime. They were later pacified by the administration on the promise of financial assistance to the victims' families.
The truck driver has been nabbed and the bodies sent for post-mortem, police said.
Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad tests positive for COVID-19
Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad tests positive for COVID-19. He is under home quarantine
CM Yogi has no concern for crime against women but the photo session is on, says Priyanka
In the last one week, 13 horrific incidents of crime against women have happened in UP. According to reports, in 4 incidents the victim was killed or the victims committed suicide. The pathetic condition of women's security deeply disturbs. CM Sahab has no time to hold a special session over it, yes the photosession is on, tweeted Priyanka Gandhi
Rupee settles on a flat note, inches 1 paisa higher to 73.35 against US dollar
Terrorist apprehended with one AK rifle, joint operation concluded: Indian Army
Dinesh Karthik steps down as KKR captain, Morgan takes charge
Wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik on Friday stepped down as captain of the Kolkata Knight Riders team, handing over the reins to his English deputy Eoin Morgan hours before the IPL match against Mumbai Indians.
SC appoints Justice retd Madan B Lokur to act as the one-man monitoring committee to prevent stubble burning
Supreme Court appoints Justice (retd) Madan B Lokur, a former judge of the top court, to act as the one-man monitoring committee to prevent stubble burning in states of Punjab, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh
SC dismisses a plea seeking direction to remove Uddhav Thackeray-led government from Maharashtra
Supreme Court dismisses a plea seeking direction to remove Uddhav Thackeray-led government from Maharashtra and impose President's Rule there
Around 2.5 lakh students in Delhi pass class 12 board exams every year, of whom only 1.25 lakh get admission in city colleges: Kejriwal.
There is a need to open more colleges and universities in Delhi, says CM Arvind Kejriwal
Encounter underway in Kashmir's Budgam
An encounter between terrorists and security forces started in central Kashmir's Budgam district on Friday, officials said.
The family wants the case to be shifted to Delhi, says Brother of Hathras Incident victim
The family wants the case to be shifted to Delhi, we also want to shift there. The governemnt should help us in this regard, we are dependent on them. We just want to be safe wherever we are: Brother of Hathras Incident victim
Delhi Government exempts electric vehicles from registration fee
Delhi Government exempts electric vehicles from registration fee. Electric vehicles were also exempted from road tax on 11th October
J'khand reports 583 new COVID-19 cases, 8 more deaths
Eight more people died of COVID- 19 in Jharkhand, raising the toll to 820, while 583 fresh cases pushed the tally in the state to 94,952, a health department official said on Friday.
Rupee slips 6 paise to 73.42 against US dollar in early trade
The rupee depreciated 6 paise to 73.42 against the US dollar in opening trade on Friday as forex market sentiment remained subdued amid concerns over resurgence in coronavirus cases in many parts globally.
Bihar CM Nitish Kumar is tired & can not handle the state, says Tejashwi Yadav
Bihar CM Nitish Kumar is tired & can not handle the state. He doesn't want to talk about development, unemployment, education, health infrastructure & poverty. He says Bihar is a landlocked state hence industries can not be set up resulting in no job creation: Tejashwi Yadav, RJD
SIT constituted to investigate the Hathras alleged gangrape case completes its probe
Special Investigation Team (SIT) constituted to investigate the Hathras alleged gangrape case completes its probe. The SIT to submit the report to the government soon
Sensex, Nifty rebound in early trade; bank, IT stocks take charge
Equity benchmark BSE Sensex rebounded 320.33 points to trade at 40,048.74 in opening deals on Friday, led by intense buying mainly in banking and IT counters.
COVID-19: Telangana adds 1,554 new cases, 7 deaths take tollto 1,256
Telangana reported 1,554 new COVID-19 cases, taking the tally to 2,19,224 while seven more deaths pushed the toll to 1,256, the state government said on Friday.
India reports a spike of 63,371 new COVID-19 cases & 895 deaths
India reports a spike of 63,371 new COVI19 cases & 895 deaths in the last 24 hours. Total case tally stands at 73,70,469 including 8,04,528 active cases, 64,53,780 cured/discharged/migrated cases & 1,12,161 deaths: Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
Rahul Gandhi slams Modi govt over handling of COVID crisis
Another solid achievement by the BJP government. Even Pakistan and Afghanistan handled Covid better than India, tweeted Rahul Gandhi
Global COVID-19 cases top 38.8 million
The overall number of global coronavirus cases has topped 38.8 million, while the deaths have soared to more than 1,097,180, according to the Johns Hopkins University.
As of Friday morning, the total number of cases stood at 38,833,032 and the fatalities increased to 1,097,189, the University's Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) revealed in its latest update.
The US is the worst-hit country with the world's highest number of cases and deaths at 7,977,097 and 217,754, respectively, according to the CSSE.
India comes in second place in terms of cases at 7,307,097, while the country's death toll soared to 111,266.
The other top 15 countries with the maximum amount of cases are Brazil (5,169,386), Russia (1,346,380), Argentina (949,063), Colombia (936,982), Spain (921,374), Peru (856,951), France (850,997), Mexico (834,910), South Africa (698,184), the UK (676,455), Iran (517,835), Chile (486,496), Iraq (416,802), Bangladesh (384,559), and Italy (381,602), the CSSE figures showed.
Brazil currently accounts for the second highest number of fatalities at 152,460.
The countries with a death toll above 10,000 are Mexico (85,285), the UK (43,383), Italy (36,372), Spain (33,553), Peru (33,512), France (33,146), Iran (29,605), Colombia (28,457), Argentina (25,342), Russia (23,350), South Africa (18,309), Chile (13,434), Ecuador (12,306), Indonesia (12,268), Belgium (10,278) and Iraq (10,086).
Pakistan violates LoC ceasefire in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch
Pakistan violated ceasefire in Mankote sector, of Poonch district at about 0515 hours on Friday