Delhi reported 3,372 new coronavirus cases (out of 57,688 tests), 4,476 recoveries and 46 deaths today, taking total cases to 2,67,822 including 2,32,912 recoveries, 5,193 deaths and 29,717 active cases: State Health Department.
Bollywood Actor Rakul Preet Singh has moved Delhi High Court seeking an interim direction to the respondents to ensure that the media does not broadcast any programme or publish, print or circulate any article or write-ups relating to her in drug case, reported news agency ANI.
The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) has decided to quit the NDA, days after party MP Harsimrat Kaur resigned from the Cabinet over Farm Bills.
Mobile phones of actresses Deepika Padukone, Sara Ali Khan and Rakul Preet Singh have been seized in drugs case.
Madhya Pradesh: A 24-year-old woman approaches Bhopal Family Court, alleging cheating by her father in a ludo game. "She said she trusted her father so much and didn't expect him to cheat. We have conducted 4 counselling sessions with her," says Sarita, a counsellor at the court.
Himachal Pradesh reports 317 new coronavirus cases, taking the total number of cases to 13,996. Death toll rises to 159 after 7 deaths were reported today: State Health Department.
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee writes to the Governor, saying she is 'extremely upset, anguished and disillusioned' on reading his letter to the DGP. "Your aspersions sadly consist of uncorroborated judgements of insinuations against state police and state govt," the letter reads.
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee writes to the Governor, saying she is 'extremely upset, anguished & disillusioned' on reading his letter to the DGP. "Your aspersions sadly consist of uncorroborated judgements of insinuations against state police & state govt," the letter reads. pic.twitter.com/HlDyhcon3O— ANI (@ANI) September 26, 2020
Chhattisgarh: An elephant died of electrocution in Pithora area of Mahasamund today. "The elephant came in contact with live wire laid on the ground to trap wild boars. Four people are being questioned. We're taking help of dog squad to nab the poachers," says DFO Mayank Pandey.
Chhattisgarh: An elephant died of electrocution in Pithora area of Mahasamund today. "The elephant came in contact with live wire laid on the ground to trap wild boars. Four people are being questioned. We're taking help of dog squad to nab the poachers," says DFO Mayank Pandey. pic.twitter.com/BSu5PwAgc3— ANI (@ANI) September 26, 2020
Jatras, plays, OATs (Open Air Theatres), cinemas and all musical, dance, recital & magic shows shall be allowed to function with 50 participants or less from 1st October: West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee.
1,417 new COVID-19 cases, 1, 419 recoveries and 13 deaths reported in Gujarat today. The total number of cases in the state now stands at 1,31,808 including 16,490 active cases, 1,11,909 discharged cases, and 3,409 deaths: State Health Department, Government of Gujarat.
New Delhi, September 26: The global number of coronavirus (COVID-19) cases have reached 32,758,341, according to figures from the worldometers on Saturday morning. Of the total cases, 24,171,877 are recoveries, while 9,93,413 have succumbed to coronavirus. The United States is the worst-hit country by the pandemic, followed by India and Brazil. Catch live updates on the global COVID-19 outbreak and other breaking news here. Coronavirus Live Tracker in India.
Farmers in Punjab are continuing their protest against the recently-passed farm bills. Farmers belonging to the Kisan Mazdoor Sangharsh Committee continued their "rail roko" protest in Amritsar, alleging that the Centre is opening up the farm sector to the corporate houses and pushing the small and marginal farmers on the brink of extinction.
Hours after Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan raised the Kashmir issue in the 75th United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) on Friday, India promptly responded to Khan's comments and requested the United Nations for the floor to exercise Right to Reply in response to Pakistan's statements. Indian delegate Mijito Vinito, who had earlier walked out of the hall when Imran Khan's pre-recorded statement was played, presented India's stand. Pakistan Human Rights Commission Hits Out at Establishment Over FIA Crackdown on 49 Journalists.
In a strongly-worded reply, India said, "The Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir is an integral and inalienable part of India. The rules and legislation brought in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir are strictly internal affairs of India."