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,
#DelhiRiots #DelhiHC #Bypolls
Mamata Banerjee has won a resounding victory in the by-election from Kolkata today, which was essential for her to continue as the Chief Minister after her defeat at Nandigram. She won with a record margin of 58,832 votes over her BJP rival, Priyanka Tibrewal.
#MamataBanerjee #BhabanipurBypoll #TMC
National Investigation Agency said that “Ghee" is a code word for explosives and the word "khidmat" apparently indicated the services of persons who have undergone terrorist training. All four people accused in the terror funding case were discharged.
#NIA #DelhiCourt #TerrorFundingCase
BJP MP Anant Kumar Hegde has raised an objection against an ad by tyres major Ceat Ltd, stating that it sould also call out road blocking due to reading of Namaz; After SC rap, the Bharatiya kisan union said the barriers at the protest site have been put by the Delhi police and not farmers; Defending the fuel price hike across the country, Uttar Pradesh minister Upendra Tiwari stated that 95% of people do not need petrol. All this and more news at 9 PM.
#AnanyaPandey #ChunkeyPandey #Mannat
As diplomats gather in Moscow to discuss the situation in Afghanistan with the Taliban, ordinary Afghans are dealing with a freeze on the country’s assets that has brought the economy to a halt. DW’s Nick Connolly asked traders in Kabul what they hope for. Taliban representatives go to Moscow to meet diplomats from Afghanistan's neighboring countries. Talks, but no recognition - that's what's on their agenda today. It's being seen as Russia's attempt to increase its influence in the region. DW Correspondent Aaron Tilton is in Moscow, where today's talks are being held.
#Afghanistan #Kremlin #DWVideo
A 6.5 magnitude earthquake struck Taiwan on Sunday. The quake hit the northeastern part of the country, but there were no immediate reports of widespread damage. The quake was also felt in the national capital Taipei.
#Taiwan #EarthquakeinTaiwan #NortheastTaiwan
In a development in the Aryan Khan's drug case, a witness of the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) in the case said that he was asked by the anti-drugs agency to sign a blank panchnama in Mumbai drugs case.
#AryanKhan #MumbaiCruiseCase #NCB #PrabhakarSail
Actor Ananya Panday has reportedly denied allegations of supplying or using drugs. She was grilled for four hours day; 2 factions of the BJP brawled in the presence of state BJP President Sukanta Majumder and his predecessor Dilip Ghosh at Katwa in Paschim Bardhaman today; One person died after a level-4 fire broke out on the 19th floor of a residential building in South Mumbai’s Lower Parel area. All this and more news at 9 PM.
#WestBengal #AnanyaPanday #PayTM
TMC supporters celebrated outside CM Mamata Banerjee’s residence in Kolkata as she lead in the Bhabanipur Assembly by-election. This came despite the Election Commission of India banned all victory celebrations in West Bengal and Odisha.
#MamataBanerjee #BhabanipurBypoll #TMC
West Bengal CM and TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee faces a critical prestige battle today at Bhabanipur where bypolls are underway to elect an MLA. Mamata seeks to be elected to the legislature from here where BJP has fielded the greenhorn Priyanka Tibrewal.
#MamataBanerjee #Bhowanipore #Bhabanipur
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