Breaking News LIVE, October 19:
11:30 AM| Efforts are being made at all levels to make India a global hub of higher education and our youth competitive: PM Modi at University of Mysore convocation.
10:15 AM| Donald Trump Jr says, “I think the relationship of my father President Donald Trump & PM Modi is incredible…It has been an honour to watch & I love that they have a great & powerful relationship that will benefit both of our countries going into the future.” (ANI)
With a spike of 61,871 new COVID-19 cases and 1,033 deaths in the last 24 hours, India’s COVID-19 count reached 74,94,552 on Sunday, according to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. As per the Ministry, the COVID-19 count includes 7,83,311 active cases and 65,97,210 cured/discharged/migrated cases. With 1,033 deaths in the last 24 hours, the total death count due to the disease has reached 1,14,031.
An earthquake with a magnitude of 3.6 hit Ladakh today at 4.44 am, the National Centre for Seismology said on Monday.
Meanwhile, two overground workers of the Lashkar-e-Taiba outfit were arrested from the Baramulla district of Jammu and Kashmir late Sunday evening.
With just 10 days remaining for the first phase of Bihar elections, actor-turned-politician Manoj Tiwari started the election campaign for the Bharatiya Janata Party in the state on Sunday by launching a song “Suna Ho Bihar Ke Bhaiya”, the remake of his original song “Jiya Ho Bihar Ke Lala” from the movie ‘Gangs of Wasseypur’.