October 23, 2022 11:47 PM IST
Mumbai records 118 new Covid cases
Mumbai recorded 118 new Covid cases on Sunday, bringing the caseload to 11,53,417.
October 23, 2022 11:12 PM IST
Russian dirty bomb is ‘absurd’ and ‘dangerous’, says Ukraine
The Ukrainian government denied on Sunday that it intends to use dirty bombs against the Russian army. Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba said in a social media post that Moscow’s dirty bomb allegations were absurd and dangerous.
October 23, 2022 10:46 PM IST
US and Russian defense ministers discuss situation in Ukraine
In a rare case, the US Secretary of Defense had a phone call with Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu on Friday and discussed the ongoing war in Ukraine, ANI reported.
October 23, 2022 8:38 PM IST
HC rejects Gauri Lankesh murder defendant’s default bail plea
The Karnataka High Court has dismissed a motion filed by a defendant in the murder of journalist Gauri Lankesh seeking “default bond” by challenging a lower court order, PTI reported.
October 23, 2022 7:36 PM IST
Ayodhya creates the Guinness World Record by lighting over 15,000 earthen lamps
Uttar Pradesh’s Ayodhya creates Guinness World Record by lighting over 15 lakh earthen lamps during Deepotsav attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Oct 23, 2022 7:25 p.m. IST
Watch | Ayodhya watches a laser show as hundreds of thousands of clay lamps illuminate the Saryu River
October 23, 2022 6:55 PM IST
PM Modi kicks off Deepotsav celebrations in Ayodhya
Prime Minister Narendra Modi kicked off Deepotsav celebrations in Ayodhya.
October 23, 2022 6:51 PM IST
PM Modi offers ‘aarti’ at New Ghat, Saryu River in Ayodhya
Prime Minister Narendra Modi offers ‘aarti’ at New Ghat, Saryu River in Ayodhya.
October 23, 2022 6:29 PM IST
On Deepotsav in Ayodhya, PM Modi says ‘Lord Ram leaves no one behind’
Beginning his speech with “Jai Shri Ram”, Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed a rally on the occasion of the historic Deepotsav in Ayodhya on Sunday. “From the sacred birthplace of Lord Ram, I convey Diwali wishes to my countrymen,” Modi said.
October 23, 2022 6:11 PM IST
Ayodhya Updates | The banks of the Sarayu River are lit by thousands of earthen lamps
The banks of the Sarayu River are lit by thousands of earthen lamps for Deepotsav, on the eve of Deepavali.
October 23, 2022 6:05 PM IST
Ayodhya Updates | PM Modi performs Rajyabhishek of the symbolic Bhagwan Shree Ram
Prime Minister Narendra Modi performs the symbolic Bhagwan Shree Ram Rajyabhishek in Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh.
October 23, 2022 5:55 PM IST
A deep depression will intensify into a cyclonic storm over the Bay of Bengal today evening
The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Sunday that Cyclone Sitrang would develop over the east-central Bay of Bengal by late evening.
October 23, 2022 5:52 PM IST
Ayodhya Updates | People start lighting lamps to create the Guniees world record
People start lighting lamps to create the Guniees world record during the sixth Deepotsav celebration in Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh.
October 23, 2022 5:48 PM IST
Ayodhya Updates | Prime Minister reaches Ram Katha Park
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has reached Ram Katha Park in Ayodhaya.
October 23, 2022 5:28 PM IST
Two pilots dead after Russian plane crashes into building in Siberia
Two pilots have been killed after a Russian plane on a test flight crashed into a two-storey building in the southern Siberian city of Irkutsk on Sunday, AFP reported.
October 23, 2022 5:06 PM IST
PM Modi inspects Shree Ram Janmabhoomi site in Ayodhya
Prime Minister Narendra Modi inspects the site of Shree Ram Janmabhoomi Teerth Kshetra in Ayodhya. He would later perform the Rajyabhishek of the symbolic Bhagwan Shree Ram.
October 23, 2022 4:54 PM IST
PM Modi offers prayers to Ayodhya’s Ram Janmabhoomi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi offers prayers to Ram Lalla at Ram Janmabhoomi in Ayodhya.
October 23, 2022 4:48 PM IST
16 large paintings based on Ramayana episodes released during Deepotsav celebrations in Ayodhya
The 6th edition of “Deepotsav” celebrations kicked off on Sunday morning with sixteen spectacular tableaux based on episodes from the Ramayana released in the holy city.
October 23, 2022 4:41 PM IST
PM Modi reaches Ayodhya for Deepotsav celebrations
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has arrived in Ayodhya, where he will take part in Deepotsav celebrations. He was hosted by Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath and Governor Anandiben Patel.
October 23, 2022 4:30 PM IST
Watch: Yogi Adityanath Hosts Artists to Perform Ramlila at Ayodhya
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and Governor Anandiben Patel welcome artists who will perform Ramlila in Ayodhya later today as part of Deepotsav celebrations.
October 23, 2022 3:14 PM IST
Indian-born Rishi Sunak says he will run for UK PM with growing support
Rishi Sunak, of Indian origin, announced on Sunday that he was running to replace outgoing Prime Minister Liz Truss.
October 23, 2022 2:58 PM IST
Ex-BJP MP joins Congress ahead of Gujarat elections, says saffron party ousted him
Ahead of Gujarat Assembly polls due later this year, former BJP MP Balkrishna Patel joined the opposition Congress on Sunday, saying he was being sidelined in the fold of power despite his hard work and commitment, reported PTI.
October 23, 2022 2:50 PM IST
Prime Minister Modi’s message ‘today’s era is not one of war’ resonated widely across Europe, says German Ambassador Ackermann
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “clear” message to Russian President Vladimir Putin that “the era of today is not one of war” has found a very positive echo in Europe, the ambassador said on Sunday. from Germany in India, Philipp Ackermann, while welcoming India’s position that the sovereignty and territorial integrity of countries must be respected.
October 23, 2022 2:43 PM IST
29 freight train carriages derail at Ramwan railway station near Fatehpur of UP
As many as 29 carriages of a freight train derailed at Ramwan Railway Station in Fatehpur, Uttar Pradesh, news agency ANI reported.
October 23, 2022 2:37 PM IST
Sharad Pawar says he will attend Cong’s Bharat Jodo Yatra in Maharashtra
NCP Chairman Sharad Pawar said on Sunday that he would attend the Congress Bharat Jodo Yatra when he enters Maharashtra as an attempt was underway to bring harmony in society, PTI reported.
October 23, 2022 1:51 PM IST
Kim Jong Un sends congratulatory letter to Chinese President Xi
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has sent a congratulatory letter to Xi Jinping on his re-election as China’s leader, the official KCNA news agency reported on Sunday.
Oct 23, 2022 1:31 p.m. IST
Yogi Adityanath and Anandiben Patel arrive at Ram Katha Park
CM Yogi Adityanath and Governor Anandiben Patel arrive at Ram Katha Park to receive the procession of paintings in Ayodhya.
October 23, 2022 12:55 PM IST
Man arrested for indecent online posting about Congress leader in Karnataka
A case has been filed at the Women’s Police Station against a person who uploaded the photo and video of Congress leader Prathibha Kulai in a derogatory manner on social media, PTI reported.
October 23, 2022 12:00 IST
UP woman writes to president asking for euthanasia
A 30-year-old woman from Uttar Pradesh, who was allegedly raped by her son-in-law, husband and friends, has written a letter to President Draupadi Murmu demanding death by euthanasia saying she has lost all hope of justice . Read more
October 23, 2022 10:27 am IST
Fire breaks out at Gymkhana ground firecracker stall facility
A fire broke out at a firecracker stall facility at Gymkhana grounds in Gandhi Nagar, Vijayawada today morning.
Oct 23, 2022 9:39 a.m. IST
China’s Xi Jinping wins third term
China’s Xi Jinping appointed party general secretary for an unprecedented third term.
Oct 23, 2022 9:37 a.m. IST
Tightened security in Ayodhya ahead of PM Modi’s arrival
Security was tightened in Ayodhya ahead of Prime Minister Modi’s arrival to take part in Deepotsav celebrations.
Oct 23, 2022 9:00 a.m. IST
India sees 1,994 new Covid cases
India sees 1,994 new Covid cases; the active workload remains below 24,000.
Oct 23, 2022 7:43 a.m. IST
Overall air quality in Delhi falls into the “poor” category
The overall air quality in Delhi is in the “poor” category with an air quality index of 266 today, according to the SAFAR India air quality service.
Oct 23, 2022 6:32 a.m. IST
PM Modi will visit Ayodhya on the eve of Diwali today
On the eve of Deepavali today, Prime Minister Modi will visit Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh. The PM will offer prayers to Lord Ramlala Virajman followed by an inspection of the Shree Ram Janmabhoomi Teerth Kshetra site. He will perform the Rajyabhishek of the symbolic Bhagwan Shree Ram: PMO