96 deaths and 3,291 COVID-19 positive cases reported in last 24 hours in Pune, taking total cases to 2,57,797 including 5,870 deaths: Pune Zilha Parishad, Maharashtra.
Death toll in Bhiwandi building collapse incident rose to 26, the NDRF said.
Reports late on Tuesday claimed that Bihar DGP Gupteshwar Pandey took voluntary retirement and would be replaced by SK Singhal.
Bihar DGP @ips_gupteshwar granted voluntary retirement effective from Sep 22 evening. Speculations were rife since last few months about his premature ret/resignation.
He is expected to contest in upcoming state assembly election.
SK Singhal granted additional charge of DGP.— Debashish Karmakar (@debashishTOI) September 22, 2020
Mumbai witnessed a heavy spell of rainfall for the last six hours, with waterlogging being reported in some parts of the city.
धबाबा लोटती धारा । धबाबा तोय आदळे
गर्जता मेघ तो सिंधू । ध्वनीकल्होळ ऊठिला ।
- समर्थ रामदास
Last 6 hrs very intense spell of rain across #Mumbai.
#Rainfall in range of 70+ mm at many places.
There are chances of flooding.
#rains may continue for next 3/4 hrs...TC #Mumbaikars pic.twitter.com/QJTO38AGNN— Mahesh Mhatre (@MaheshMhatre) September 22, 2020
The Lok Sabha has been adjourned till 6 pm tomorrow. Speculations are rife that the session's period may be curtail, and the Parliament be adjourned sine die before end of this week.
An earthquake was reported in Jammu & Kashmir late on Tuesday. Users on social media claimed that the tremors were strong.
An Earthquake of Magnitude 3.6, with a depth of 5 KM, struck at 11km North west of Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir at 21:40:29 Hrs: National Center for Seismology pic.twitter.com/ypQchpPGCa— All India Radio News (@airnewsalerts) September 22, 2020
I'd like to reiterate that we're completely open to partner relations & willing to cooperate. In this context, we're proposing to hold an online high-level conference shortly for countries interested in co-operation in development of anti-Coronavirus vaccines: Russian President Vladimir Putin in virtual address at UNGA.
I'd like to reiterate that we're completely open to partner relations & willing to cooperate. In this context, we're proposing to hold an online high-level conference shortly for countries interested in co-operation in development of anti-Coronavirus vaccines: Russian President https://t.co/KRZ213CF7U— ANI (@ANI) September 22, 2020
Bihar reported 1,609 new COVID-19 cases and 1,232 recoveries in the last 24 hours, taking total cases to 1,71,465 including 1,57,056 recoveries, 873 deaths and 13,535 active cases. 1.94 lakh tests were conducted yesterday: Bihar Health Department.
A momentous day for the people of J&K as Jammu Kashmir Official Languages (Amendment) Bill was passed in Lok Sabha. Kashmiri, Dogri, Urdu, Hindi and English will now be the official languages of J&K: Home Minister Amit Shah.
I thank PM @narendramodi ji for his commitment towards restoring the culture of Jammu and Kashmir through this bill.
I also want to assure our sisters and brothers of Jammu and Kashmir that the Modi govt will leave no stone unturned to bring back the glory of Jammu and Kashmir.— Amit Shah (@AmitShah) September 22, 2020
On Sept 21, Indian & Chinese Senior Commanders held 6th round of Military Commander-level meeting. They had candid & in-depth exchanges of views on stabilizing situation along LAC in India-China border areas: India-China joint statement on 6th round of Senior Commanders’ meeting.
On Sept 21, Indian & Chinese Senior Commanders held 6th round of Military Commander-level meeting. They had candid & in-depth exchanges of views on stabilizing situation along LAC in India-China border areas: India-China joint statement on 6th round of Senior Commanders’ meeting pic.twitter.com/vEwcuk3LpR— ANI (@ANI) September 22, 2020
Mumbai, September 22: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that the original aim with which the United Nations was built still remains incomplete as it needs ‘reformed multilateralism’ to address today’s challenges. He was addressing the High-Level meeting of the United Nations General Assembly to mark 75 years of the global body.
The Donald Trump regime rolled out dual sanctions on Monday, targeting arch-rivals Iran and Venezuela.
The vaccine being developed by American pharmaceutical giant Pfizer, in coordination with German drugmaker BioNTech, maybe the first in the United States to win approval.
Opposition parties and farmers' groups across the country, including the Congress and the Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU), have announced plans to vigorously protest the two controversial farm bills cleared by the Rajya Sabha on Sunday - amid pandemonium inside parliament and fierce agitations outside.
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