02:14:41 PM IST, 05 October 2023
Abu Dhabi | Union Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal met with Sheikh Hamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Managing Director of Abu Dhabi Investment Authority
Money power, freebies distribution will be on our special radar. If Enforcement agencies don’t act we will make them act
– CEC Rajiv Kumar
02:12:23 PM IST, 05 October 2023
Planning to use drones and unmanned systems to keep surveying the Indian Ocean constantly: Navy chief
“We need to keep surveying the Indian Ocean constantly. For its surveillance and monitoring, a lot of assets are required. For this, we are planning to use drones and unmanned systems,” said Indian Navy Chief Admiral R Hari Kumar.
The NOKIA 6G Lab was inaugurated in Bengaluru today, virtually. Some of the interesting cases will be related to transportation, safety, healthcare and education. These will be another big contribution to the entire digital India program
– Union Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw on inauguration of NOKIA 6G Lab and Research Centre
02:10:17 PM IST, 05 October 2023
We will teach a lesson to the BJP in these Lok Sabha elections: SP chief Akhilesh Yadav
“We will teach a lesson to the BJP in these Lok Sabha elections. 2014 mein jo aaye they, wo 2024 mein chale jayenge. UP se aaye theyy, UPA se bahar chale jayenge. With INDIA, PDA will defeat NDA,” said SP chief Akhilesh Yadav.
02:08:43 PM IST, 05 October 2023
Held meetings with police, GST Directorate of Revenue Intelligence, I-T & other enforcement agencies on T’gana polls: CEC Rajiv Kumar
02:01:35 PM IST, 05 October 2023
OnMobile partners with Bangladesh’s Robi to launch its casual mobile gaming product
02:00:12 PM IST, 05 October 2023
‘Tourism recovery in Asia-Pacific region robust’
The tourism recovery in Asia-Pacific region has been robust with numbers reaching about 80 per cent of the 2019 figures, reported PTI, quoting Pacific Asia Travel Association chief on sector’s recovery since Covid.
01:58:33 PM IST, 05 October 2023
Political parties requested EC to ensure polls in Telangana should be inducement-free: CEC Rajiv Kumar
01:42:31 PM IST, 05 October 2023
Tata in advanced talks for Temasek’s Tata Play stake: ET Now citing agencies
According to the ET Now report, the deal for 20 per cent Tata Play stake could value unit at over $1 billion.
01:27:22 PM IST, 05 October 2023
AAP workers in a scuffle with police during protests against Sanjay Singh’s arrest
01:11:28 PM IST, 05 October 2023
India to start auction of critical mineral mines in few weeks- Mines Secy to ET Now
01:01:43 PM IST, 05 October 2023
PM Narendra Modi slams Congress in poll-bound Rajasthan
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday slammed Congress while speaking at an event in poll-bound Rajasthan. While taking a dig at Gehlot, he said, “People say ‘lal diary’ contains every black act of corruption by Congress.”
They held a G20 meeting here where they said that there’s complete peace in Kashmir. PM as well as the Home Minister all the time say that there is complete change in Kashmir, it’s peaceful, tourism has increased then why is that the election being denied to people?
– National Conference Chief Farooq Abdullah
12:48:39 PM IST, 05 October 2023
Nirmala Sitharaman on India’s inclusion in JPMorgan bond index, reforms needed in int’l institutions
12:41:18 PM IST, 05 October 2023
I-T dept agrees to refund Rs 190 cr with interest to Vedanta
12:37:28 PM IST, 05 October 2023
Azerbaijan says detained ex-Karabakh separatist president Harutyunyan- AFP
12:37:20 PM IST, 05 October 2023
Excise Policy Scam: BJP leaders arrive at Delhi’s Rajghat following the arrest of AAP MP Sanjay Singh
12:20:02 PM IST, 05 October 2023
No bail for vlogger, Youtuber TTF Vasan in rash driving case
Madras High Court refuses to grant bail to motorbike racing vlogger and Youtuber TTF Vasan, who was imprisoned for rash driving after his road adventure ended in an accident.
After so many decades since Independence, electrification of only 600 km railway line took place in Rajasthan till 2014. In the last nine years, more than 3,700 km rail tracks have been electrified.
– PM Modi
It is a protest by the Aam Aadmi Party. The crowd is gathering gradually. Police are present here to maintain the law and order professionally. We are in communication with the organisers. We will make sure that law and order are maintained… We will try to contain the protestors.
– Special CP Law and Order Dependra Pathak on AAP’s protest
12:15:16 PM IST, 05 October 2023
SAT quashes SEBI’s insider trading order against NDTV’s Prannoy, Radhika Roy- ET Now
12:02:38 PM IST, 05 October 2023
Rajnish Seth appointed as Chairman of Maharashtra Public Service Commission
11:58:08 AM IST, 05 October 2023
PM Modi flags off Heritage Special-Marwar and Runicha Express-Jaisalmer trains, at Jodhpur
This shows that AAP is not ready to bow down in front of the BJP and the central government. However, if the BJP thinks that it would be able to stop the AAP by arresting our leaders, then that is not possible
– Delhi minister Gopal Rai on Sanjay Singh’s arrest
11:52:17 AM IST, 05 October 2023
Disney Star gets approval for free streaming of ICC World Cup on OTT platform
In a major win for Disney Star, the Telecom Disputes Settlement and Appellate Tribunal has allowed the broadcaster to go ahead with free streaming of ICC cricket World Cup on their OTT platform Disney+ Hotstar, according to sources.
11:37:28 AM IST, 05 October 2023
AAP leader Sanjay Singh to be produced in Delhi’s Rouse Avenue Court later today
The AAP leader was arrested by ED on Wednesday in connection with excise policy scam in Delhi.
11:30:01 AM IST, 05 October 2023
AAP workers protest, raise slogans in Delhi amid ED heat on Sanjay Singh
11:18:15 AM IST, 05 October 2023
Hindalco signs MoU with Orissa Mining Corporation for supply of Bauxite ore
More than 5,000 people across villages have been affected. Necessary relief is being provided to them.
– Anit Thapa, Chief Executive, Gorkhaland Territorial Administration on Sikkim flash floods
11:11:11 AM IST, 05 October 2023
Congress’ Kharge urges Centre to declare Sikkim flash floods as national disaster
11:09:29 AM IST, 05 October 2023
Civic Body Recruitment Scam
West Bengal minister Rathin Ghosh’s residence raided by ED in connection with alleged scam in civic body recruitment.
11:06:47 AM IST, 05 October 2023
TCS receives order from Georgia Department Of Labour for unemployment insurance system
11:05:12 AM IST, 05 October 2023
25 motorcycles gutted in fire that broke out at two-wheeler service station in Pune
11:02:35 AM IST, 05 October 2023
Prosecution opposes plea for supply of FIR’s copy, says application premature, reported PTI.
BJP is doing politics using central agencies… Let them keep doing it till 2024, we will also keep fighting… Wherever the BJP government is not there, these raids will continue
– Shiv Sena (UBT) Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Raut
10:55:18 AM IST, 05 October 2023
SC resumes hearing on the bail plea of AAP leader Manish Sisodia in liquor policy irregularities matter
In this investigation, the ED and CBI have deployed more than 500 officers since last 15 months… These officers have raided thousands of places, but they found no evidence of any corruption… They have not been able to produce any evidence in the court… They raided Manish Sisodia’s office and residence and found nothing… But BJP needs no evidence… Without any proof of corruption, Manish Sisodia was arrested… Now the story is being repeated with Sanjay Singh
– Delhi minister & AAP leader Atishi on Sanjay Singh’s arrest
10:50:01 AM IST, 05 October 2023
Sikkim flash flood update
BRO carried out Project Swastik for damage mitigation along with rescue operations in coordination with State Administration in severely affected Chungthang and Mangan area of North Sikkim where four critical bridges have been severely damaged. More than 200 persons have been moved to safer areas.
10:41:54 AM IST, 05 October 2023
Piramal Ent’s CHRO Vikram Bector resigns, Manjul Tilak takes charge of the role
10:45:01 AM IST, 05 October 2023
India Services PMI in Sep at 61 from 60.1 in August
India’s services sector strengthened further in September, witnessing strongest output in 13 years. India’s S&P Global’s services PMI stood at 61 in September, up from 60.1 in August. The reading was above the 50-mark separating growth from contraction for a 26th consecutive month.India’s export growth eased to the slowest pace since June but remained in expansionary territory for an eighth consecutive month. Business sentiment for the next 12 months rose to the highest since June 2014, while firms continued to hire for the 16th consecutive month. “The latest PMI results brought more positive news for India’s service economy, with September seeing business activity and new work intakes rising to one of the greatest extents in over 13 years,” noted Pollyanna De Lima, economics associate director at S&P Global.
10:30:04 AM IST, 05 October 2023
Power project in Teesta Basin was affected due to flash flood in Sikkim: NHPC
10:29:41 AM IST, 05 October 2023
Nanded hospital deaths
An FIR has been registered under the Dean and Doctor of Delivery Department of Dr Shankarrao Chavan Medical College and Nanded Hospital. According to PTI, IPC Sections 304 and 34 have been invoked in the report.
10:22:21 AM IST, 05 October 2023
Air Defence destroyed 24 of 29 drones launched by Russia overnight: Ukraine Military
Those in power are in despair as they are aware of their defeat. I have complete faith that Sanjay Singh will be released without any blot.
– Dinesh Singh, father of AAP MP Sanjay Singh, who has been arrested by ED
Narendra Modi government firmly committed to rooting out terrorism from India.
– Union Home Minister Amit Shah
10:14:53 AM IST, 05 October 2023
Manish Sisodia’s bail plea: ED to reply today to the SC
Supreme Court continues to hear the bail plea of AAP leader Manish Sisodia in liquor policy irregularities matter. ED will reply today to the Supreme Court’s question about why a political party has not been made accused in the matter despite the fact that the political party is said to be the beneficiary of this.
10:13:16 AM IST, 05 October 2023
I-T officials conduct searches at BRS MLA Maganti Gopinath’s properties
Income Tax officials are conducting searches at properties related to BRS MLA Maganti Gopinath. The searches are underway in various parts of Hyderabad, including the Jubilee Hills and MLA’s residences and offices in Kukatpally, Gachibowli, and other areas.
10:11:57 AM IST, 05 October 2023
I-T Dept searches Balaji, Rela Hospital premises in Chennai
The Income Tax department conducted searches in hospitals that are owned by DMK MP S Jagathratchagan, according to PTI report. Since morning, the IT sleuths have been conducting searches at multiple locations across Chennai linked to the DMK MP, who represents Arakkonam in the Lok Sabha.
10:08:36 AM IST, 05 October 2023
UK new car registrations up nearly 20% in September on an annual basis- SMMT Preliminary data
09:59:21 AM IST, 05 October 2023
China sends military aircraft, 3 ships around Taiwan
As Typhoon Koinu’s storm encircled Taiwan between 6 am Wednesday (October 4) and 6 am Thursday (October 5), its defence ministry (MND) tracked one Chinese military aircraft and three navy vessels across the nation, Taiwan News reported.The People’s Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF) military aircraft and three PLAN boats were reportedly spotted, according to the defence ministry.
09:37:57 AM IST, 05 October 2023
ED raids West Bengal Minister Rathin Ghosh’s premises
Enforcement Directorate conducts raids at the residence of West Bengal Food & Supplies Minister and TMC leader Rathin Ghosh. More than 12 premises linked to Ghosh have been covered in the state, including North 24 Parganas District and Kolkata: Sources
09:35:36 AM IST, 05 October 2023
Sensex vs Nifty
Sensex climbs 383.31 points to 65,609.35 in early trade; Nifty advances 108.95 points to 19,545.05
09:31:10 AM IST, 05 October 2023
Rupee rises 4 paise to 83.20 against US dollar in early trade
09:30:14 AM IST, 05 October 2023
AAP MP Sanjay Singh arrest: Security outside ED office
Security personnel outside the ED office in Delhi where AAP MP Sanjay Singh has been kept, after he was arrested last evening in connection with Delhi liquor scam case.
09:05:32 AM IST, 05 October 2023
Xiaomi offers loans for under Rs 15K phones to push sales
Xiaomi, currently the third-ranked smartphone seller in India, has introduced Xiaomi Easy Finance Program (XED), defined as a digital loan disbursal programme for consumers, starting with Redmi 12, a smartphone priced under Rs 15,000.
08:45:18 AM IST, 05 October 2023
Tamil Nadu: I-T Dept raids premises of DMK MP S Jagathrakshakan
Income Tax Department conducting searches at the premises of DMK MP S Jagathrakshakan in Tamil Nadu. Over 40 locations are being searched by the Department.
08:41:36 AM IST, 05 October 2023
Nilgiris, Tamil Nadu: After the report of nine tiger deaths in the Nilgiris district, the forest department installed CCTV in 40 locations.
08:33:32 AM IST, 05 October 2023
Sikkim Flash Floods: Helpline numbers
08:23:34 AM IST, 05 October 2023
Japan issues tsunami advisory for islands in eastern Japan
Japan issued an advisory for a tsunami of 1 metre for the islands off of Izu peninsula on the eastern coast of the country. The warning followed an earthquake that had a preliminary magnitude of 6.6 that struck at 11 a.m. near Torishima island, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency. The epicentre was in the Pacific ocean about 550 kms (340 miles) south of Tokyo.