In a first, the representatives of Indian government will be part of a multilateral dialogue which includes the Taliban as a member. The Ministry of External Affairs on Thursday confirmed that two former diplomats will be sent to Russia to engage at "non-official" level in the talks being hosted by Russia in a bid to resolve the dispute in Afghanistan.
The air quality in Delhi continues to be hazardous, Delhi's Anand Vihar at 585, area around US Embassy at 467 and RK Puram at 343 - all under 'Hazardous' category in Air Quality Index (AQI). Two bogies of a goods train near Dahanu Road Station of Mumbai division caught fire last night. 12 trains have been cancelled and 10 trains have been short-terminated.
Some big developments that are expected to happen today are:
Petrol and diesel prices in Delhi are Rs 78.06 per litre (decrease by Rs 0.15) and Rs 72.74 per litre (decrease by Rs 0.15), respectively. Petrol and diesel prices in Mumbai are Rs 83.57 per litre (decrease by Rs 0.15) and Rs 76.22 (decrease by Rs 0.16), respectively.
A fire that broke out in a slum in Bandra's Shastri Nagar area last night has been doused. 24 fire tenders are present at the spot.
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