14.18pm FIR registered against Kanhaiya Kumar, Sushil Kumar, and 80-100 unknown persons over an altercation of the ex-president of JNU Student’s Union with junior doctors of hospital yesterday evening

15.35pm Alok Nath files civil defamation suit against writer-producer Vinta Nanda seeking a written apology and Rs 1 compensation

15.18pm 31 Bangladeshi nationals apprehended in Guwahati while they were going back via Agartala

14.47pm #MeToo: MJ Akbar files criminal defamation case against journalist Priya Ramani

13.17pm The Duke and Duchess of Sussex expecting first baby in Spring of 2019: Kensington Palace

13.00pm Associations likely to hold a meeting to discuss plan of action over sexual harassment allegations against BCCI CEO Rahul Johri: BCCI Sources

12.36pm This matter is between Supreme Court and the devotees, I am just an onlooker: Kamal Haasan on Sabarimala

12.25pm Several fish found dead on the bank of Gorakhpur’s Suryakund Dham, reason yet to be ascertained

12.18pm Wholesale inflation stands at 5.13% for the month of September

12.13pm North Korea and South Korea to meet in late October to discuss plans of jointly hosting 2032 Olympics: AFP

12.08pm Mosque in Haryana’s Palwal was built with funds from Lashkar-e-Taiba: NIA

12.04pm Rahul Gandhi offers prayers at Peetambra Shaktipeeth

12.02pm Shiv Sena releases first list of its candidates for Madhya Pradesh state assembly elections

10:52 am We demand that like you(centre)made a law on Triple Talaq & brought an amendment in SC/ST Act, bring an ordinance for Ayodhya Ram temple. There’s majority in Lok Sabha & state assembly & we have our President to sign ordinance. So instead of talking, bring the ordinance: S Raut, Shiv Sena

10:34 am Delhi: Chinese ambassador to India Luo Zhaohui, Charge D’Affaires of Afghanistan in India Mohammad Khairullah Azad and Dean of Foreign Service Institute JS Mukul along with Afghan diplomats at the inauguration of 1st Joint India-China Training Programme for Afghan Diplomats.

10:15 am Alok Nath’s lawyer Ashok Saraogi says Nath has responded to the notice issued by Cine And TV Artistes’ Association (CINTAA) against him and has denied all allegations of sexual harassment. (File pic of Alok Nath)

10:07 am He (Rahul Gandhi) says Hindus are terrorists. What will such a man do by becoming PM? He tells people of India that Hindus are terrorists. What does it mean? If you want to please Pakistan why are you insulting us?: Rajasthan min Jaswant Singh Yadav in Alwar, Rajasthan (13.10.18)

10:07 am There was Rafale deal. These are fighter planes which are acquired after great difficulty. Pakistan did not acquire it. Rahul Gandhi is disturbed that Modi ji and not Pakistan received it: Rajasthan minister Jaswant Singh Yadav in Alwar, Rajasthan (13.10.2018)

9:30 am An Air India air hostess fell off a Mumbai-Delhi flight this morning. She has been admitted to Mumbai’s Nanavati hospital.

9:09 am Rajasthan: Customs officers arrested a gold smuggler at Jaipur airport y’day&seized 2 kg of gold jewellery from him. He was coming from Bangkok. He had painted the jewellery to dupe security officials. Further investigation is underway. (in pic – custom officers with seized gold)

8:17 am Govt hasn’t formulated any such policy yet, we’ve only received some applications. A group was earlier caught which supplied liquor via WhatsApp, it was unauthorised. People told us to make policy for it: Maha Excise Min on allowing online sale&home delivery of liquor in state (14.10)

8:14 am Police have arrested all four accused who attacked a journalist and his friend in Mumbai near Gamdevi police station yesterday. (file pic – journalist Herman Gomes who was attacked)

7:40 am We would like to apologise for the delayed payment of your salaries & appreciate your patience in this matter… We would like to inform you that we’ve met with Pilots’ Representatives&are working towards a solution which will be communicated in coming week: Jet Airways to its staff

7:30 am Petrol and diesel prices in Delhi are Rs 82.72 per litre and Rs 75.46 per litre (increase by Rs 0.08), respectively. Petrol and diesel prices in Mumbai are Rs 88.18 per litre and Rs 79.11 per litre (increase by Rs 0.09), respectively.