17: 12 pm Central Govt reduced prices of petrol & diesel by Rs. 2.50 per litre today that will give a great relief to common man. UP Govt has also decided to give additional relief of Rs. 2.50 per litre on the prices of petrol & diesel: CM Yogi Adityanath
16: 10 pm Following union government, Gujarat government reduces petrol and diesel prices by Rs 2.50
4:04 pm: Maharashtra Government also decided to give additional relief of ₹2.5/litre on Petrol to give total benefit of ₹5/litre in the State of Maharashtra, tweets Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis.
3:56 pm: West Bengal: RSS has send a legal notice to the State Education Minister Partha Chatterjee for his statement, ‘RSS is directly involved in fomenting the trouble at Islampur wherein in an incidence two people died of bullet injuries.
3:42 pm: Sensex down by 806.47 points, currently at 35,169.16; Nifty down by 259 points, currently at 10,599.25.
3:32 pm: Kerala: 4 shutters of Malampuzha dam in Palakkad have been opened today by 9 cm each. IMD has issued a warning for heavy rainfall in the state.
3:27 pm: Rs 10,500 Crore will be the impact of excise duty cut this year: FM Arun Jaitley.
3:22 pm: We are writing to the state govts that as the central govt is cutting Rs 2.50 on both petrol & diesel, they do the same: FM Arun Jaitley.
2:34 pm: Hardoi: 60-yr-old man was beaten to death by 3 people y’day in Jalalpur village. Deceased’s family says ‘He refused to sell packets of Pan Masala to one of them&demanded that he pay his earlier debts. They beat him to death.’ Police say ‘Case registered. Body sent for postmortem’.
3:21 pm: Petrol and diesel prices cut by Rupees 2.5 a litre respectively.
2:40 pm: Supreme Court denies relief from arrest to journalist Abhijit Iyer-Mitra who is facing charges over his alleged objectionable remarks against Odisha’s popular Konark Sun Temple.
2:24 pm: Assam Police hands over the 7 #Rohingyas to Myanmar authorities after deportation formalities were completed. These 7 Rohingyas had been in an Indian jail since 2012 for illegally entering the country.
2:15 pm: ICICI Bank CEO Chanda Kochhar resigns, Sandeep Bakshi replaces her.
1:18 pm: Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case: CBI tells Supreme Court that a skeleton of a 15-year-old girl was unearthed at a cremation ground while conducting the investigation.
1:13 pm: State Govt has assured us of talks today evening, if our demands are not fulfilled then from tomorrow we will launch a massive agitation demanding reservation for Jats: Vishvendra Singh,Congress MLA and Erstwhile royal of Bharatpur.
1:09 pm: Jammu and Kashmir: Police busted an OGW (over ground workers) module of banned terror outfit Hizbul Mujahideen, they were operating in Lolab area of district Kupwara.
12:59 pm: Celebrations near Prithvi Shaw ‘s residence in Mumbai after the batsman scored a 100 on debut in the first test against the West Indies
12:45 pm: India vs West Indies 1st test: Debutant Prithvi Shaw slams 100 in the first innings against West Indies. India are 174 for 1.
12:36 pm: Delhi High Court acquits a domestic helper who was convicted by a trial court for life imprisonment for murdering an 81-year-old woman at her residence in Greater Kailash-II in July 2014.
12:24 pm: Govt unveils Digi Yatra initiative; passengers can soon use facial recognition biometric to enter airports: Suresh Prabhu.
12:17 pm: Rough to very rough sea conditions are likely to prevail over South & central Arabian Sea from October 6 to 8. Fishermen are advised not to venture into these areas: India Meteorological Department
12:16 pm: Heavy to very heavy rain very likely at isolated places over Tamil Nadu & Puducherry and Kerala and heavy rain at isolated places over South Interior Karnataka, Lakshwadeep and Andaman & Nicobar Islands between October 4 and October 8: India Meteorological Department
12:11 pm: The list of seats which BSP had given us where they had no chance of winning and the seats which they could have won they had not included in the list: Madhya Pradesh Congress Chief Kamal Nath.
11:59 am: Delhi air-hostess death case:SC told lawyer representing Anissia Batra’s(who allegedly committed suicide in July)in-laws, “It’s a very serious matter, can’t just brush it aside. “SC said there’s evidence with police that shows cruelty against her. Matter to be heard after 10 days.
11:48 am: Plea seeking CBI investigation over the alleged murder of three West Bengal BJP workers: SC fixes the matter for further hearing after four weeks. Petitioner Gaurav Bhatia had sought 4 weeks’ time to file the counter reply to the West Bengal government’s reply in the case.
11:43 am: Delhi air-hostess death case: In-laws of air hostess Anissia Batra (who allegedly committed suicide in July this year) move Supreme Court against Delhi High Court order denying them anticipatory bail.
11:42 am: Sensex now 743.07 points down, currently at 35,232.56.
11:38 am: Delhi: East Delhi Municipal Corporation sanitation workers hold a protest near Delhi CM residence demanding regularisation of temporary workers and regular payments of salaries among others. East MCD sanitation workers have been on a strike since September 12.
11:32 am: IND v WI first test in Rajkot : India are 133 for 1 at lunch on Day 1. ( Shaw 75*, Pujara 56*)
11:19 am: Supreme Court today dismissed the petition filed by Shweta Bhatt, the wife of former IPS officer, Sanjiv Bhatt, challenging the probe against her husband, in connection with a 22-year-old drug planting case.
11:14 am: Chief of Ram Janmabhoomi Nyas came and met Uddhav ji, he was of the belief that its only Shiv Sena’s effort and nothing else which can help build the Ram Temple . Uddhav ji will go to Ayodhya soon: Sanjay Raut,Shiv Sena.
11:12 am: If nothing materialises within 8 weeks then Essar Steel shall go into liquidation: SC.
11:10 am: Time lost in NCLT and apex court in dealing with cases under insolvency code shall be excluded from mandatory 270 days resolution period: SC.
11:08 am: Committee of Creditors shall take a decision within 8 weeks on rival bids of NuMetal and ArcelorMittal for Essar Steel: SC.
11:04 am: Delhi Police Special Cell has busted an inter-state drug cartel, recovered 20 kg heroin worth more than Rs 80 crore, arrested two people.
10:52 am: Supreme Court refuses to interfere in Centre’s decision to deport 7 Rohingya refugees to Myanmar.A plea was filed in SC yesterday for urgent hearing seeking restraint on Centre from deporting the 7 Rohingyas lodged in the Silchar Detention centre in Assam to Myanmar.
10:50 am: Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan Ajay Bisaria was to attend an annual event organised by Civil Service Academy in Pakistan. The event was cancelled at the last minute without any specific reason: Sources.
10:22 am: Karnataka: Meeting of Congress cabinet ministers underway at DK Shivakumar’s residence in Bengaluru.
9:20 am: Sensex opened 604 points down, currently at 35,370.89.
9:13 am: Delhi: One person has succumbed to injuries after a can containing acid fell on six people from under construction Shiv Vihar Metro station (Pink Line), yesterday. Police has registered a case.
9:06 am: Indian Rupee now at 73.70 versus the US dollar.
9:04 am: India Vs West Indies- 1st Test Match: India win the toss and elect to bat first, in Rajkot.
8:59 am: Mumbai: On the basis of a viral video, Railway Protection Force has booked a woman under section 156 of the Railway Act for travelling on the footboard of a local train coach.
8:50 am: Rajkot: Visuals from outside Saurashtra Cricket Association stadium where India will take on West Indies in first Test match in the two-match Test series.
8:39 am: Delhi: Six people were injured after a can containing acid fell on them from under construction Shiv Vihar Metro station (Pink Line), yesterday.