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Watch - PM Narendra Modi Never Speaks On Rising Fuel Prices, China: Asaduddin Owaisi

Watch - PM Narendra Modi Never Speaks On Rising Fuel Prices, China: Asaduddin Owaisi

Asian News International | Tuesday October 19, 2021, Hyderabad (Telangana)

All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Monday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi never speaks on the issue of hike in fuel prices and that of China "sitting in Ladakh".

J&K Civilian Killings To Be Probed By National Investigation Agency

J&K Civilian Killings To Be Probed By National Investigation Agency

Edited by Chandrashekar Srinivasan | Tuesday October 19, 2021, New Delhi

The National Investigation Agency - India's counter-terrorism force - will take over the probe into the targeted killing of 11 civilians in Jammu and Kashmir this month, sources said Tuesday morning.

Watch: Dramatic Rescue As Car Stuck Between Rocks In Uttarakhand Rain

Watch: Dramatic Rescue As Car Stuck Between Rocks In Uttarakhand Rain

Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi | Tuesday October 19, 2021, New Delhi

A car, with passengers on board, was pulled to safety by the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) after it got stuck in a landslide in Uttarakhand.

Karnataka Congress Deletes Tweet Against PM, Blames It On "Novice"

Karnataka Congress Deletes Tweet Against PM, Blames It On "Novice"

Reported by Nehal Kidwai, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday October 19, 2021, Bengaluru

The Congress in Karnataka has deleted a tweet labelling Prime Minister Narendra Modi as an "angootha-chhaap" or illiterate, also expressing regret for what it called an "uncivil tweet" posted by a "novice social media manager".

India Sees Lowest Daily Rise In Covid Cases Since Early March (13,058)

India Sees Lowest Daily Rise In Covid Cases Since Early March (13,058)

Edited by Swati Bhasin | Tuesday October 19, 2021, New Delhi

As India continues to see a drop in Covid cases, 13,058 fresh infections were logged in the last 24 hours, the lowest daily rise in 231 days, the Health Ministry data showed. 164 people died of Covid since yesterday, taking total deaths to 4,52,454.

BJP, RSS To Hold Two-Day Coordination Meet From Today

BJP, RSS To Hold Two-Day Coordination Meet From Today

Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 19, 2021, New Delhi

A two-day coordination meeting of the BJP and the RSS will be held in Delhi from today to deliberate on policy-related issues, sources said on Monday.

US Court Rejects Nirav Modi Plea On Dismissing Fraud Allegations: Report

US Court Rejects Nirav Modi Plea On Dismissing Fraud Allegations: Report

Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 19, 2021, Washington

A bankruptcy court in New York has dismissed a petition of fugitive of diamond merchant Nirav Modi and his associates, seeking dismissal of fraud allegations against them.

Alert In Assam Over Threats From Pakistan's ISI, Al-Qaeda

Alert In Assam Over Threats From Pakistan's ISI, Al-Qaeda

Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 19, 2021, Guwahati

The Assam Police have sounded an alert over possible terror strikes by Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) and terror outfit al-Qaeda over alleged persecution of Muslims in the state.

Coronavirus India LIVE Updates:13,058 New Covid Cases In India, Lowest In 230 Days

Coronavirus India LIVE Updates:13,058 New Covid Cases In India, Lowest In 230 Days

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Tuesday October 19, 2021, New Delhi

India logged 13,596 fresh COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, the lowest daily rise in the last eight months or 230 days, the Health Ministry's data showed on Monday. 166 people have died of Covid in the last 24 hours.

Amit Shah To Flag Off 'Modi Van' To Commemorate 20 Years Of PM Modi

Amit Shah To Flag Off 'Modi Van' To Commemorate 20 Years Of PM Modi

Asian News International | Tuesday October 19, 2021, New Delhi

Equipped with telemedicine, Modi Van will help promote COVID-19 vaccination in remote areas and can provide prescriptions to villagers, while also broadcasting PM Modi's monthly 'Mann Ki Baat' radio podcast in the internet-equipped van.

Indian Navy's Role Important In Indian Ocean Region: Rajnath Singh

Indian Navy's Role Important In Indian Ocean Region: Rajnath Singh

Asian News International | Tuesday October 19, 2021, New Delhi

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday addressed the naval commanders during the inaugural session of the Commanders' Conference and interacted with them on matters pertaining to national security.

Centre Infused Rs 1,31,000 Crore To Boost Agriculture: Union Minister

Centre Infused Rs 1,31,000 Crore To Boost Agriculture: Union Minister

Press Trust of India | Monday October 18, 2021, Jammu

The Centre has infused Rs 1,31,000 crore to boost agriculture and allied sectors with special emphasis on becoming an export-oriented economy as India has tremendous potential to satiate global demand, Union Minister Shobha Karandlaje said on Monday.

On CCTV, Cop's Swift Action Saves Pregnant Woman Who Fell From Train Near Mumbai

On CCTV, Cop's Swift Action Saves Pregnant Woman Who Fell From Train Near Mumbai

Edited by Sumana Nandy | Monday October 18, 2021, New Delhi

A constable at the Kalyan Railway Station near Mumbai saved a pregnant woman from falling into the gap between the train and the platform on Monday, CCTV footage of the platform showed.

Bloody Clothes, Swords Used To Chop Man's Hand At Farmers' Protest Found

Bloody Clothes, Swords Used To Chop Man's Hand At Farmers' Protest Found

Reported by Mukesh Singh Sengar, Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Monday October 18, 2021, New Delhi

Two swords that were used to cut off a man's hand and foot in the gruesome murder at the farmers protest near Delhi last week have been found along with the bloodstained clothes - all belonging to two members of the Nihang sect who have been arrested

Congress Vs BJP Over <i>'Kanya Pujan'</i> Ritual Before Madhya Pradesh Bypolls

Congress Vs BJP Over 'Kanya Pujan' Ritual Before Madhya Pradesh Bypolls

Written by Anurag Dwary | Monday October 18, 2021, Bhopal

The Madhya Pradesh government last year told every department that before starting any programme, they should perform Kanya Pujan, a ritual that involves honouring girls with worship in the belief that it is auspicious.