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Updates: Earthquake with a magnitude of 3.6 on the Richter Scale hit Srinagar

According to National Center for Seismology (NCS), earthquake with a magnitude of 3.6 on the Richter Scale hit Srinagar of Jammu and Kashmir at 9:40 pm today.

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Wrap Up: All you need to know about the news that matter

  • Death toll rises to 26 in Bhiwandi building collapse incident: NDRF
  • Facebook India moves SC against a notice by Delhi Assembly's panel
  • An earthquake with a magnitude of 3.6 on the Richter Scale hit Srinagar of Jammu and Kashmir
  • MoU signed today between Israel’s Start-Up Nation Central & India’s iCreate
  • The House will be convened at 6 pm tomorrow: Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla
  • Maharashtra government unveils a number of SOPs to assuage the anger of the Maratha community
  • 1,402 new COVID-19 cases, 1,321 discharged cases & 16 deaths reported in Gujarat in the last 24 hours
  • China's Xi warns against dangers of 'clash of civilizations' in UN speech
  • Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy leaves the residence of Home Minister Amit Shah in Delhi
  • Trump blasts China for unleashing COVID-19 onto the world
  • COVID 'firepower': Britain imposes 6-month curbs against second wave
  • SSR death case: NCB summons Jaya Shah, Shruti Modi and Madhu Mantena to join the investigation tomorrow
  • Two sides held candid and in-depth exchange of views on stabilising situation along the LAC: Indian Army
  • Bihar reported 1,609 new COVID-19 cases and 1,232 recoveries in the last 24 hours
  • Jharkhand reported 1,207 new COVID-19 cases, 1,427 recoveries & 10 deaths today
  • Bihar reported 1,609 new COVID-19 cases and 1,232 recoveries in the last 24 hours
12:14 AM

Sanjiv Kumar Singhal (in file pic), DG Civil Defence and Fire Services given the additional charge of DGP Bihar till further orders.

12:13 AM

Madhya Pradesh: Sampoorna Samaj Party merged with Bharatiya Janata Party in the presence of CM Shivraj Singh Chauhan in Bhopal yesterday.

12:13 AM

2,073 new COVID-19 cases reported in Assam today. The total cases in the state rise to 1,61,393 including 1,29,130 recoveries and 586 deaths. Active cases stand at 31,674.

11:21 PM

Death toll rises to 26 in Bhiwandi building collapse incident: NDRF

11:21 PM

Lok Sabha to meet at 6 pm tomorrow. Probably as Rajya Sabha will function late to clear Bills. Sine die of session likely tomorrow.

11:08 PM

All government offices shall function with 100% attendance, strictly observing COVID protocols. All who visit other states and return to Kerala and all visitors to Kerala shall be advisable to undergo quarantine for 7 days: Government of Kerala

11:07 PM

Bihar Governor approves the request of Director General of Police (DGP) Gupteshwar Pandey, seeking VRS from services.

10:39 PM

An earthquake with a magnitude of 3.6 on the Richter Scale hit Srinagar of Jammu and Kashmir at 9:40 pm today: National Center for Seismology (NCS)

10:24 PM

Coronavirus has struck staff of UN, its HQ & regional structures just like everyone else. Russia ready to provide UN with all necessary qualified assistance. We're offering to provide our vaccine free of charge for voluntary vaccination of staff of UN & its offices: Russian President

10:24 PM

Bihar reported 1,609 new COVID-19 cases and 1,232 recoveries in the last 24 hours, taking total cases to 1,71,465 including 1,57,056 recoveries, 873 deaths and 13535 active cases.

10:24 PM

Jharkhand reported 1,207 new COVID-19 cases, 1,427 recoveries & 10 deaths today, taking total cases to 73,948 including 60,027 recoveries, 641 deaths & 13,280 active cases

10:00 PM

Mughal road will be opened for two way movement of vehicular traffic - civilian as well as goods - from Friday. However, RAT sampling of down civilian traffic shall be done at Bufliaz & up traffic at Heerpura: Jammu & Kashmir administration

10:00 PM

An earthquake felt in Srinagar of Jammu and Kashmir a few minutes ago. Details awaited: European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC)

09:56 PM

Bihar reported 1,609 new COVID-19 cases and 1,232 recoveries in the last 24 hours, taking total cases to 1,71,465 including 1,57,056 recoveries, 873 deaths and 13535 active cases. 1.94 lakh tests were conducted yesterday: Bihar Health Department

09:55 PM

A momentous day for the people of J&K as Jammu Kashmir Official Languages (Amendment) Bill was passed in Lok Sabha. Kashmiri, Dogri, Urdu, Hindi and English will now be the official languages of J&K: Home Minister Amit Shah

09:22 PM

Two sides agree to earnestly implement important consensus reached by leaders of India and China: Indian Army on Sino-India military talks

09:22 PM

Two sides held candid and in-depth exchange of views on stabilising situation along the LAC: Indian Army on Sino-India military talks

09:21 PM

Sushant Singh Rajput death case: Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) summons Jaya Shah, Shruti Modi and Madhu Mantena to join the investigation tomorrow.

09:21 PM

Karnataka reported 6,974 new COVID-19 cases, 9,073 discharges & 83 deaths today. The total number of cases in the state now stands at 5,33,850 including 93,153 active cases, 4,32,450 discharges & 8,228 deaths. 3,082 new cases reported in Bengaluru today.

09:12 PM

On Sept 21, Indian & Chinese Senior Commanders held 6th round of Military Commander-level meeting. They had candid & in-depth exchanges of views on stabilizing situation along LAC in India-China border areas: India-China joint statement on 6th round of Senior Commanders’ meeting

09:09 PM

COVID 'firepower': Britain imposes 6-month curbs against second wave

08:58 PM

Trump blasts China for unleashing COVID-19 onto the world

08:43 PM

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy leaves the residence of Home Minister Amit Shah in Delhi.

08:36 PM

China's Xi warns against dangers of 'clash of civilizations' in UN speech

08:26 PM

Marathas coming under the Socially and Educationally Backward Class (SEBC) will also get the sops as the Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) when it comes to reservation as well as education fees

08:24 PM

1,402 new COVID-19 cases, 1,321 discharged cases & 16 deaths reported in Gujarat in the last 24 hours. Positive cases tally rises to 1,26,169 till date, including 16,402 active cases, 1,09,619 cured/discharged & 3,355 deaths

08:23 PM

Maharashtra government unveils a number of SOPs to assuage the anger of the Maratha community who were angry at the Supreme Court putting a stay on their reservations.

08:16 PM

The House will be convened at 6 pm tomorrow: Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla

08:02 PM

MoU signed today between Israel’s Start-Up Nation Central & India’s iCreate

Delhi: An MoU was signed today between Israel’s Start-Up Nation Central & India’s International Centre for Entrepreneurship and Technology (iCreate) to initiate a bilateral program to accelerate innovation & technology cooperation between start-ups & corporates from both nations.
07:56 PM

Death toll rises to 25 in Bhiwandi building collapse in Maharashtra

07:54 PM

Facebook India moves SC against a notice by Delhi Assembly's panel

Facebook India's VP Ajit Mohan moves Supreme Court against a notice by Delhi Assembly's panel on peace and harmony in proceedings related to alleged complicity of social media platform in Delhi's northeast riots in February. The Court to consider the matter tomorrow. (ET Bureau reports)
07:28 PM

Delhi: Workers of Shiromani Akali Dal stage protest at Teen Murti against atrocities on members of Sikh community in Pakistan. A protester says, "Many of our girls have been abducted & are being converted forcibly. We demand that they are released."

07:27 PM

Chandigarh reports 266 new COVID-19 cases today, taking the total number of cases to 10,546 including 2,622 active cases, 127 deaths and 7,794 cured cases

07:27 PM

Delhi reported 3,816 new COVID-19 cases (out of 59,013 tests), 3,097 recoveries & 37 deaths today, taking total cases to 2,53,075 including 2,16,401 recoveries & 5,051 deaths. Number of active cases stands at 31,623

07:26 PM

Non-symptomatic COVID-19 patients will be discharged from hospitals after 10 days without conducting any subsequent test: Jammu and Kashmir administration

07:16 PM

Nobel ceremony in Stockholm cancelled, replaced with online event: Foundation

07:08 PM

Bihar Education Department issues standard operating procedure (SOP) for reopening of schools for students of Class 9 to Class 12 for taking guidance from teachers starting September 28; hostels and coaching institutes to remain shut.

07:07 PM

Uttarakhand: Section 144 of CrPC has been imposed in 300 radius area of the state Assembly in Dehradun in view of several proposed protests and demonstrations tomorrow, says Dehradun district magistrate.

07:07 PM

As per the first advance estimates of production of major Kharif crops for 2020-21, the country has recorded 144.52 million tonnes of food grain production: Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare

07:07 PM

Tamil Nadu reported 5,337 new COVID-19 cases, 5,406 discharges and 76 deaths today, taking total number of positive cases to 5,52,674 till date, including 4,97,377 discharged cases, 46,350 active cases and 8,947 deaths: State Health Department, Government of Tamil Nadu

07:07 PM

In Hizbul Mujahideen case, houses of 5 people, close associates of accused Tariq Mir, who was arrested in April for his role in smuggling & supply of weapons to HM terrorists, were searched. Several incriminating documents & digital devices have been seized in the searches: NIA

07:06 PM

National Investigation Agency (NIA) conducted searches at multiple locations in Baramulla, Uri & one location in Srinagar today in connection with Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Naveed Babu case & cross-border trade case: NIA

07:02 PM

Andhra Pradesh reported 7,553 new coronavirus cases, 10,555 recoveries and 51 deaths in the last 24 hours, taking total cases to 6,39,302 including 5,62,376 recoveries, 5,461 deaths and 71,465 active cases: State Health Department, Govt of Andhra Pradesh

06:47 PM

Kerala reported 4,125 new coronavirus cases and 19 deaths today, taking active cases to 40,382 and death toll to 572

06:40 PM

Rajasthan reported 1,912 new COVID-19 cases, 1,528 recoveries and 15 deaths today, taking active cases to 18,614, recoveries to 98,812 and death toll to 1,367: State Health Department

06:39 PM

Customs Department seized 130 MDMA tablets worth Rs 4 lakhs at the Chennai airport, today. The parcel arrived from Poulainville, a town in northern France, and was bound for an address in Chennai. Further investigation is underway: Commissioner of Customs, Chennai International Airport

06:15 PM

For India, Africa’s rise as one of the global system’s poles is not just desirable, it is absolutely necessary. In fact, it is fundamental to our foreign policy thinking: EAM S Jaishankar at 15th CII-Exim Bank digital conclave on India-Africa Project Partnership

06:14 PM

Successful flight test of ABHYAS - High-speed Expendable Aerial Target (HEAT) - conducted by Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) from the Interim Test Range, Balasore in Odisha: Ministry of Defence

05:45 PM

Reserve Bank of India (RBI) appoints AK Dixit, ex-General Manager of Union Bank of India as the new administrator of Punjab and Maharashtra Cooperative (PMC) Bank with effect from September 23

05:44 PM

Over 1 crore migrant labourers return to home states on foot during March-June: Government

05:36 PM

Nepal's COVID-19 tally rises to 66,632

05:32 PM

Delhi: An NIA court today sent six suspected Al-Qaeda terrorists to 4 days remand. They were recently arrested from West Bengal and Kerala

05:32 PM

The government signed a 'Statement of Intent' on 20th Sept with United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) to establish YuWaah, Generation Unlimited (GenU), a global multi-stakeholder platform in India, which will make young people career ready: Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports

05:32 PM

Death toll rises to 22 in Bhiwandi building collapse incident in Maharastra.

05:12 PM

Total COVID19 cases in Puducherry stand at 23,684, including 4,757 active cases.

05:11 PM

Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla is holding a meeting with members of Opposition parties after they announced boycott of the session in solidarity with suspended Rajya Sabha MPs & in opposition of the Farm Bills

05:11 PM

Delhi: Opposition MPs, inlcuding Congress' Adhir Ranjan Choudhary and NCP's Supriya Sule, hold a meeting in Parliament premises after boycotting the ongoing Lok Sabha session.

05:11 PM

A person was apprehended with 21 kgs of ganja Powai area of Mumbai, Maharashtra yesterday. A case has been registered under sections of NDPC Act: Anti Narcotic Cell, Bandra Unit

05:11 PM

Government has introduced 20 new disciplines for central government jobs under sports quota. Mallakhamb, Tug of War & Roll Ball has been included for appointment of meritorious sportspersons under sports quota: Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju in a written reply in Lok Sabha

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