Today, the CWC sat down for a vital meeting chaired by interim president Sonia Gandhi; State-run Coal India Ltd has temporarily stopped auctioning coal to non-power customers; Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said India's strategic economic reforms have been welcomed by the Joe Biden administration; India's electricity demand grew 4.9 per cent during the first half of October.
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Sir Keir Starmer has criticised Boris Johnson’s handling of the UK’s fuel crisis, saying “urgent action” is needed to tackle the shortage of lorry drivers.
The Labour leader said: “If it’s necessary to recall Parliament to get the relevant measures through, then Parliament should be recalled straight away … we need the Prime Minister to get a grip and take action.” Report by Buseld. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Tunisia has a new Prime Minister, the first female to hold the post. Najla Bouden Romdhane has been tasked by President Kais Saied to form a govt after he assumed executive authority, sacked the prime minister and suspended Parliament.
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Business Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng arrives in Westminster, to attend the Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee to discuss the energy crisis. Report by Buseld. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Campaigners calling for more government action to speed up the removal of dangerous cladding on their homes protested outside Parliament today. Many homes have become practically worthless, and the costs of replacement work have spiralled since the presence of dangerous cladding was highlighted by the Grenfell Tower fire. Report by Blairm. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Hungary's opposition is gearing up to challenge Prime Minister Viktor Orban's right-wing government in the 2022 federal elections. 'Anyone but Orban' is the sentiment among a broad electoral alliance of political parties. DW's Fanny Facsar reports. Viktor Mihály Orbán is a Hungarian politician who has served as Prime Minister of Hungary since 2010, previously holding the office from 1998 to 2002.
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Union Home minister Amit Shah is chairing a meeting of top security officials today, where Kashmir situation is likely to be discussed, after targeted attacks at non-Muslims; The BJP attacked the Congress over alleged discussions during its CWC meet where Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel was allegedly vilified; More than 130 locations across northern India, especially Punjab and Haryana, were affected Monday due to the ‘rail roko’ protest by farmers. All this and more news at 9 PM.
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According to China’s National Health Commission, the county can suffer with ‘Twindemic’ of Covid19 and Influenza this winter. Autumn and winter are the two seasons with high incidence of respiratory infections such as influenza.
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Maharashtra's former Home Minister Anil Deshmukh and his son, Hrishikesh have been summoned by the Enforcement Directorate at its Mumbai office on Monday in a case linked to alleged money laundering...