US President Joe Biden urged Afghanistan’s leaders to fight for their homeland; Today, Lok Sabha was adjourned indefinitely today, bringing an end to the tumultuous Monsoon session of Parliament; Rajya Sabha Chairman Venkaiah Naidu broke down today in the house while reading out a statement; A study on mixing Covishield and Covaxin, the two main vaccines used in India's COVID-19 vaccination programme, has been given the go-ahead by DCGI.
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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India and the Taliban led Afghanistan government will come face to face next week when both attend talks in Moscow. India has acccepted a Russian invitation for talks with Taliban on October 20 in Moscow.
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China raised concern over Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu’s recent visit to Arunachal Pradesh. India on Wednesday strongly rejected to China’s objection , asserting that the state is an “integral and inalienable” part of India.
#ArunachalPradesh #VenkaiahNaidu #IndoChinaRelations
India reported 14,146 fresh Covid19 cases in the last 24 hours as the total tally in the country reached 3,40,37,592. The daily rise in new coronavirus infections has been below 30,000 for 21 straight days.
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9 jawans of the army were martyred as the operation to flush out terrorists in the border area of Poonch in J&K is still underway. Officials said the terrorists are from the same group which had engaged security forces in the forests of Chamred in Poonch and adjoining Pangai in Rajouri district Monday.
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Tessa Ganserer and Nyke Slawik are the first trans women members of the German parliament. What are their political goals? A double portrait. Tessa Ganserer and Nyke Slawik stood for the Greens party, which came third in the election, increasing its share of the vote to 14.8% from 8.9% in 2017 and is set to play a pivotal role in the building of a new three-way coalition government.
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UK Conservative MP Sir David Amess died after he was stabbed multiple times at his constituency surgery in Essex on Friday. Police are now treating his killing as an act of terrorism.
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The Delhi riots of 2020 were planned and calculated the High Court said on Monday refusing bail to one of the accused; The Bhabanipur bypoll, where West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is a contestant, won't be cancelled, the Calcutta High Court ruled today; Bypolls to three Lok Sabha seats and 30 assembly constituencies spread across various states will be held on October 30, the Election Commission announced on Tuesday. All this and more news at 2 PM,
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Senior BJP leader and former Lok Sabha MP Kirit Somaiya was detained early on Monday at Karad railway station in in Maharashtra’s Satara district. Somaiya was scheduled to Kolhapur later in the day to prove his allegations of corruption against minister Hasan Mushrif, an MLA from Kagal in the western Maharashtra district.
#BJPleaderdetained #KirtiSomaiya #Maharashtra
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