Wrap Up: All you need to know about the news that matter
- Rajasthan COVID-19 update: 1,794 new infections reported, including 340 from Jaipur
- An earthquake of magnitude 4.2 occurred 302 km northeast of Kabul, Afghanistan at 9:21 pm today
- Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates Statue of Unity website and Kevadia mobile application in Kevadia, Gujarat
- Tamil Nadu reports 2,608 new COVID-19 cases, 38 deaths and 3,924 discharges today
- Maharashtra reports 6,190 new COVID-19 cases, 8,241 recoveries and 127 deaths
- Reliance Jio's Q2 revenue comes in-line with the estimates, at Rs 17,481 crore
- Polish PM Morawiecki says people over 70 years old should stay at home for next two weeks
- Maharashtra: Nagpur court extends Sameet Thakkar's police custody till 2 November
- 5,891 new COVID-19 cases, 4,433 recoveries and 47 deaths reported in Delhi today
- Punjab reported 433 new COVID-19 cases, 577 discharged cases & 19 deaths
- Mumbai reports 1,145 new #COVID19 cases, 1,101 recovered cases and 32 deaths today
- Jharkhand reports 323 new COVID-19 cases and 421 recoveries today
- Madhya Pradesh reports 619 new COVID19 cases, 12 deaths and 1,074 recoveries today
- Reserve Bank of India imposes penalty on Jio Payments Bank
- Delhi Lt Governor approves resuming inter-state bus services with SOP in place: Official
- Two of the four accused arrested for alleged abduction and gang rape of a 15-year-old girl in Pune, Maharashtra
- UK starts accelerated reviews for COVID-19 vaccines from AstraZeneca and Pfizer: Bloomberg
- Ballabhgarh woman killing case: One accused Rehan sent to 14 days of judicial custody
- ADIA, PIF $1 billion investment for Jio’s fibre assets likely today
- 38 new cases push Mizoram's COVID-19 tally to 2,694
- K K Sharma resigns as advisor to Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor: Officials
- UK's ICO fines Marriott 18.4 million pounds for failing to secure customer data
Assam reports 380 new COVID-19 cases today, 1094 patients discharged
- Total tally of the state rise to 2,06,015
- This includes 1,94,665 discharges and 926 deaths
- Active cases stand at 10,421
11 courts sealed in Pak after judges, staff test COVID-19 positive
Rajasthan Royals beat Kings Xi Punjab by 7 wickets in the 50th match of IPL, at Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi
1,650 new COVID-19 cases and 1,179 discharges reported in Haryana today
Total cases at 1,65,467 including 11,851 active cases, 1,51,839 discharges and 1,777 deaths
Two people were arrested after an IPL betting racket was busted in Behrampur earlier today; Rs 33.61 lakhs cash seized from their possession.
Ritu Phogat wins third straight MMA title
Andaman and Nicobar reports 12 new COVID-19 cases and 22 recoveries today
- Total number of cases in the Union Territory now at 4,317
- This includes 182 active cases, 59 deaths and 4,076 recoveries
Election Commission bars Madhya Pradesh Minister Mohan Yadav from holding in State any public meetings, processions, rallies, roadshows & interviews, & public utterances in media, in connection with ongoing elections for one day-Oct 31(tomorrow), for use of 'intemperate language'
An earthquake of magnitude 4.2 occurred 302 km northeast of Kabul, Afghanistan at 9:21 pm today: National Centre for Seismology
Reserve Bank of India imposes penalty on Jio Payments Bank
Reserve Bank of India imposed a penalty of Rs 1 crore on Reliance Jio Payments Bank Limited for non-compliance with RBI directions on timely submission of application in the case of re-appointment of Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer (MD & CEO).
Madhya Pradesh reports 619 new COVID19 cases, 12 deaths and 1,074 recoveries today, as per State Health Department
Election Commission issues notice to Madhya Pradesh Minister Usha Thakur to explain within 48 hours of receipt of notice, her alleged statement "...dharm adharit shiksha kattarta panpa rahi hai..." made on 20th October at an event in Indore.
IPL 2020: Kings XI Punjab score 185/4 in their innings against Rajasthan Royals
Jharkhand reports 323 new COVID-19 cases and 421 recoveries today
Total number of cases now at 101,287 including 95,208 recoveries, 883 deaths and 5,196 active cases: State Health Department
Supreme Court will hear on November 5, a petition seeking appropriate orders to ensure that the concerned authorities put an end to the practice of affixing posters outside residences of COVID-19 positive persons who are under home isolation.
Mumbai reports 1,145 new #COVID19 cases, 1,101 recovered cases and 32 deaths today
Total cases in Mumbai now at 2,56,507 including 2,27,142 discharges and 18,438 active cases. The death toll is at 10,218.
Income Tax Department refunds Rs 1,27,000 crores through Automated Refund System in this financial year: Department of Revenue, Ministry of Finance
Punjab reported 433 new COVID-19 cases, 577 discharged cases & 19 deaths
This taking total positive cases to 1,33,158 till date, including 1,24,870 discharges, 4,101 active cases & 4,187 deaths
5,891 new COVID-19 cases, 4,433 recoveries and 47 deaths reported in Delhi today
The total case tally stands at 3,81,644 including 3,42,811 recoveries, 32,363 active cases and 6,470 deaths: Delhi Government
Maharashtra: Nagpur court extends Sameet Thakkar's police custody till 2 November
He was arrested on 24 Oct for allegedly making objectionable comments against Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray & State Minister Aaditya Thackeray on social media
Polish PM Morawiecki says people over 70 years old should stay at home for next two weeks
Reliance Jio's Q2 revenue comes in-line with the estimates, at Rs 17,481 crore : CNBC
Jio's PAT at Rs 2844 crore: ET Now
Unidentified bike-borne terrorists lobbed a Chinese grenade on the camp of 43 battalion of CRPF at Namthiyal, Chadoora, Budgam. Grenade exploded near the gate; no loss/injury reported: Central Reserve Police Force
Maharashtra reports 6,190 new COVID-19 cases, 8,241 recoveries and 127 deaths
The COVID19 tally of the state rises to 16,72,858, with 15,03,050 recoveries and 43,837 deaths. Active cases at 1,25,418.
Tamil Nadu reports 2,608 new COVID-19 cases, 38 deaths and 3,924 discharges today
- The total number of cases in the state is now at 7,22,011
- This includes 6,87,388 discharges and 11,091 deaths
- There are 23,532 active cases in the state
Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates Statue of Unity website and Kevadia mobile application in Kevadia, Gujarat
Congress party to move court against Election Commission's revocation of party leader Kamal Nath's star campaigner status: Narendra Saluja, media coordinator for Madhya Pradesh unit of Congress
An earthquake of magnitude 7 occurs in Dodecanese Islands, Greece: US Geological Survey
Andhra Pradesh reports 2,886 new COVID-19 cases taking total positive cases in the State to 8,20,565
There are 25,514 active cases and 7,88,375 recovered cases in the State; the death toll is at 6,676, as per State Health Department
2G/3G/4G data services, bulk SMS/MMS & social media through internet (except voice calls & broadband internet) suspended for 24 hours from 6 pm today in Kotputli, Pawta, Shahpura, Viratnagar & Jamwa Ramgarh in view of Gurjar community agitation on November 1 over reservation in Rajasthan.
Rajasthan COVID-19 update: 1,794 new infections reported, including 340 from Jaipur
Total cases now at 1,95,213 out of which 15,251 are active patients. Death toll stands at 1,898.
Our fight is not against the country but against BJP and its ideology. BJP is not the country & vice versa. What we want back was written in the Constitution. We will not step back in our fight: National Conference (NC) leader Omar Abdullah in Kargil
Delhi Lt Governor approves resuming inter-state bus services with SOP in place: Official
Other Backward Class (OBC) reservation to be introduced in Sainik Schools from the year 2021-22: Defence Secretary Ajay Kumar
Election Commission of India revokes the star campaigner status of Congress leader Kamal Nath, citing repeated violation of Model Code of Conduct.
Two of the four accused arrested for alleged abduction and gang rape of a 15-year-old girl in Pune, Maharashtra.
30,000 tonnes of potato being imported from Bhutan to boost domestic supply and check price rise.
- Piyush Goyal
UK starts accelerated reviews for COVID-19 vaccines from AstraZeneca and Pfizer: Bloomberg
Suspicious package found inside St Martin Church in Metz, France, security perimeter established, says French police
The limit of pilgrims, visiting Mata Vaishno Devi shrine has been increased from 7000 to 15000 per day, with effect from 1st November, 2020: Jammu & Kashmir Government
Ballabhgarh woman killing case: One accused Rehan sent to 14 days of judicial custody
ADIA, PIF $1 billion investment for Jio’s fibre assets likely today
7,000 tonnes of onion already imported, 25,000 tonnes more expected to arrive before Diwali
- Consumer Affairs Minister Piyush Goyal
38 new cases push Mizoram's COVID-19 tally to 2,694
Maharashtra: 75 occupants of a 2-storey building in Kopar, Dombivli saved by a young boy as building collapsed on 29th Oct early morning.
K K Sharma resigns as advisor to Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor: Officials
Delhi Court today dismissed a petition filed by a Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) professor seeking registration of separate FIR in a case relating to an attack on students and teachers in the JNU campus on January 5
UK's ICO fines Marriott 18.4 million pounds for failing to secure customer data
Mizoram refuses to withdraw forces, blockade continues for 3rd day
The fresh Assam-Mizoram border dispute took a turn for the worse on the third day on Friday as the Mizoram government announced that it is not withdrawing its forces. On the other hand, the agitators in southern Assam refused to call off their blockade of National Highway 306, the lifeline of Mizoram, seeking withdrawal of security personnel from Assam's area.
Eurozone GDP up 12.7%, biggest ever quarterly rise
Worldwide coronavirus cases cross 44.94 million, death toll at 1,178,943
Delhi cabinet approves over Rs 40 cr to give insurance to lawyers
The lawyers will be insured under the Chief Minister Advocates Welfare Scheme, which was announced by the city government in December 2019. The AAP government had set aside a corpus of Rs 50 crore for the welfare of lawyers under the scheme.
25% candidates contesting Gujarat by-polls are millionaires
The average assets per candidate are Rs 1.16 crore. Among the major parties, the average assets per candidate for 8 Congress candidates analysed is Rs 4.38 crore, and for the 8 Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidates analysed it is Rs 2.52 crore, two Bhartiya Tribal Party candidates have average assets of Rs 17.85 lakh and 53 Independent candidates have average assets of Rs 70.52 lakhs.
Pompeo wraps up anti-China tour of Asia in Vietnam
With just four days left in the campaign in which China has been a central theme, Pompeo visited Hanoi ostensibly to celebrate 25 years of U.S.-Vietnam relations. But, as he has at his previous stops in India, Sri Lanka, the Maldives and Indonesia, Pompeo's main aim was to shore up support for pushing back on China.
Pakistan summons senior Indian diplomat over alleged ceasefire violations
The Foreign Office said that Indian forces resorted to “indiscriminate and unprovoked firing” in Nezapir and Rakhchikri Sectors of the LoC on October 29, resulting in injuries to 22-year-old Rukhsana and 36-year-old Muhammad Azam.
RCB foraying into e-gaming on their mobile app
The IPL franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore has launched e-gaming on their mobile application as part of a long-term business strategy for the platform.
RCB plans to work closely with gaming companies and aggregators to integrate casual games within the RCB App and offer a plethora of features to fans throughout the year and not just during the IPL.
11 courts sealed in Pak after COVID-19 outbreak
The sealed courts are three courts of additional and sessions judge, the court of a senior civil judge and seven courts of civil judges.
Tokyo Olympics to give refunds to ticket buyers in Japan
This does not apply to fans who have purchased tickets outside Japan through so-called Authorized Ticket Resellers appointed by national Olympic committees. Many have already set terms for refunds, which vary by nation or territory.
Fans in Japan who already know they cannot use their tickets next year can get their money back by applying online for refunds during the period Nov. 10-30. The Paralympic period is Dec. 1-21.
Japan crosses 100,000 cases, 9 months after 1st