Kings XI Punjab beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by 12 runs in a low-scoring contest.
Al-Qaeda mastermind Mohsen Almisri killed in Afghan forces operation in Andar district of Ghazni province: Afghanistan's TOLOnews.
Narayan Singh, a candidate of the Janta Dal Rashtrawadi Party, succumbed to death after being shot at in Sheohar district of Bihar.
Uttarakhand government issues SOPs, ahead of the resumption of studies for Class 10 and 12 in residential schools of the state, from 2nd November 2020.
Uttarakhand government issues SOPs, ahead of the resumption of studies for Class 10 and 12 in residential schools of the state, from 2nd November 2020. #COVID19 pic.twitter.com/Uuz5hI6PCi— ANI (@ANI) October 24, 2020
Delhi reports 4116 new COVID-19 cases, 3614 recoveries/discharges/migrations and 36 deaths in the last 24 hours. The COVID tally here rises to 3,52,520, including 3,19,828 recoveries/discharges/migrations and 6225 deaths. Active cases stand at 26,467.
"India always wants good relations with its neighbouring nations. But our jawans have had to sacrifice their lives to protect our borders, integrity and universality. In Galwan, 20 jawans of Bihar Regiment sacrificed themselves to protect our motherland," Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said.
#WATCH Defence Minister says "India always wants good relations with its neighbouring nations. But our jawans have had to sacrifice their lives to protect our borders, integrity & universality. In Galwan 20 jawans of Bihar Regiment sacrificed themselves to protect our motherland" pic.twitter.com/uP6W1FbP82— ANI (@ANI) October 24, 2020
Janta Dal Rashtrawadi Party's candidate for Bihar Elections, Narayan Singh shot at in Hathsar village of Sheohar district. He has been admitted to a hospital. One person arrested. More details awaited.
Mumbai reports 1257 new COVID-19 cases, 898 recoveries and 50 deaths. Total cases here rise to 2,50,061, including 2,19152 recoveries and 10,016 deaths. Active cases stand at 19,554: Municipal Corporation Greater Mumbai.
Unlike in UP, the governments of Punjab and Rajasthan are NOT denying that the girl was raped, threatening her family and blocking the course of justice. If they do, I will go there to fight for justice.
Explosion reported in Pul-e-Khoshk area in west of Kabul. At least 13 people died. According to the ministry, 30 more were wounded in the blast: Afghanistan's TOLOnews
New Delhi, October 24: The overall number of global coronavirus (COVID-19) cases has increased to 42 million, while the deaths have soared to 1,149,142, according to Worldometers. As of Saturday morning, the total number of COVID-19 cases stood at 42,469,951, including 1,135,880 fatalities and 31,423,039 recoveries. The US is the worst-hit country with the world's highest number of cases and deaths. India comes in second place in terms of cases, while Brazil has second-highest deaths. Catch live updates on global coronavirus outbreak and other breaking news here. Coronavirus Live Tracker in India.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate three projects in Gujarat today, via video conferencing. The 'Kisan Suryodaya Yojana' for the farmers is also among them. PM Modi will also inaugurate Paediatric Heart Hospital attached with the UN Mehta Institute of Cardiology and Research Centre and a Mobile Application for tele-cardiology at the Ahmedabad Civil Hospital in Ahmedabad. PM Narendra Modi's Durga Puja 2020 Address to West Bengal: From Speaking in Bengali to Urging People to Maintain 'Do Gaj ki Doori'; Here Are Highlights of What The Prime Minister Said.
Air quality index (AQI) in Delhi has again deteriorated to the "severe" category, which is likely to affect people's health, according to data from the Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC). The AQI in Alipur was at 432 while it stood at 427 and 409 in Mundka and Wazirpur, respectively.