India to resume regular scheduled international flights operation from November 15, except from the 14 barred countries including the UK, France, Germany, China, Botswana, South Africa, Botswana, Hong Kong among others. The news came after many countries on November 26 reported the spread of new coronavirus variant B.1.1.529 in their nation.
Delhi government calls meeting with DDMA to discuss steps to restrain new Covid-19 variant
Delhi government on Friday called a meeting of the District Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) to discuss steps that need to be taken in view of new covid variant B.1.1.529. The B.1.1.529 strain has been reported in multiple African countries, majorly in South Africa.
Italy joins Germany to ban travel from South Africa after new Covid variant outbreak
Italy and Germany banned travel from South Africa after the major outbreak of new Covid variant B.1.1.529 in South Africa. The B.1.1.529 strain is said to be the deadliest and worst variant of coronavirus. The new Covid variant has been detected in the fully vaccinated people in Hong Kong, Israel, and Botswana.
India summons Pakistan High Commission on 13th anniversary of 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks
On the 13th anniversary of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, India summoned diplomats of the Pakistan High Commission. The Ministry of External Affairs blamed Pakistan for its double-standard stand on the horrific terror attack. “India will continue to make every effort to seek justice for families of victims and martyrs of 26/11 Mumbai attacks,” said MEA.
PM Modi pays tribute to security personnel who lost their lives in line of duty during 26/11
Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid his respects to all soldiers who sacrificed their lives while fighting terrorists during the 26/11 terror attack. On November 26, 2008, a series of terrorist attacks took place in Mumbai, killing a total of 175 people and injuring over 300.
PM Modi leads attack on Congress, says party for the family, by the family, I don’t need to say any further
PM Modi says Constitution gets hurt when parties who have lost democratic character themselves, cannot uphold the principles of the Constitution. He further lead an attack on Congress and said that there is a party that works for the family, by the family. He concluded by saying that he doesn’t need to say any further about this party.
It wouldn’t be possible to complete even one page of Constitution if we were making it today: PM Modi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his address on the Constitution Day said that it wouldn’t be possible to complete even one page of the constitution if we were making it today at present times. He further said that they also pay tribute to Mahatma Gandhi and all those who fought during India’s independence struggle
PM Modi, President Kovind, and other leaders to take part in Constitution Day celebrations at Parliament
The celebration of Constitution day will take place at Parliament today. In the celebrations, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, President Ram Nath Kovind, and other political leaders will take part. PM Modi will also address on Constitution Day. However, Congress leaders will not take part in the celebration as they are opposing the event.
Schools, colleges closed in 22 districts of Tamil Nadu over heavy rain alert
Heavy rain lashed out at several districts of Tamil Nadu. Due to the heavy rainfall, a red alert has been issued and amidst this, schools, colleges have been closed in 22 districts after various parts were flooded in the southern state.
According to Indian Meteorological Department, heavy to extremely very heavy rainfall will continue in Tirunelveli, Thoothukudi, Ramanathapuram, Pudukottai and Nagapattinam districts of Tamil Nadu.
Delhi Arbitration and Conciliation Council, WICCI holds their first meeting, aims to work for benefit of women empowerment
Delhi Arbitration and Conciliation Council members will also recommend government and other institutions on various policy making.
The Delhi Arbitration and Conciliation Council, WICCI President Vinita Sahay and Vice President Sandhya Kohli on Tuesday conducted the council’s first physical meeting at Jangpura Extension, New Delhi. Along with the President and Vice President, all 36 Council members took part in the meeting.
As per sources, the major objective of the council members is to spread a robust council who will work for the Council and for the benefit of women empowerment with the spirit of sisterhood.
The vision of the council members is to interact with other councils who are registered with Women’s Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (WICCI) nationally and internationally with an effort to inform them that Delhi Arbitration and Conciliation Council, WICCI is a team of experienced and dedicated arbitrators, who will keep in view the spirit of the amended Arbitration and Conciliation Act 2016.
Furthermore, the Delhi Arbitration and Conciliation Council members will also recommend government and other institutions on various policy making. Sources stated that the first meeting was a great success and deliberations were carried out with all council members present in the meeting.
In the Delhi Arbitration and Conciliation Council’s meeting, the council members discussed how to achieve the aforesaid objectives, conduct monthly meetings of council to review action plan, organise webinars and seminars for the awareness of women and further focus on women empowerment by the council of Arbitration and Conciliation initiated in 2023.
Women’s Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (WICCI) is a National Business Chamber for Women that strengthens and builds women’s entrepreneurship and businesses through greater engagement with government, institutions, global trade and networks.
Women’s Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (WICCI) also enables fundamental changes in governmental policies, laws and incentives with a view to robustly encourage and empower women in business, industry and commerce across all sectors.
New Delhi: Burglars rob jewellery worth Rs 25 crore from shop in Bhogal
According to Rajesh Deo, deputy commissioner of police, south Delhi, the total value of ornaments was nearly Rs 20 to 25 crores which was looted from Umrao Singh Jewellery shop in Jangpura’s Bhogal area. The robbery took place on Monday (Sep 25).
Gold and Diamond jewellery worth Rs 25 crore was roobed from a jewellery shop in southeast Delhi. The burglars bore a hole in the shop’s wall to access it in the night between September 25 and 26. The police said the incident was discovered and then reported. The shop owner said he had kept the shop shut on Monday. He found out about the robbery on Tuesday morning.
According to Rajesh Deo, deputy commissioner of police, south Delhi, the total value of ornaments was nearly Rs 20 to 25 crores which was looted from Umrao Singh Jewellery shop in Jangpura’s Bhogal area. The robbery took place on Monday (Sep 25). The robbers reached the strong room that has lockers of the jewellery shop. They created a hole in the wall near it.
The robbers took with them all the diamond and gold ornaments with them. They left behind the ornaments made of silver. The Nizamuddin police reached the place of robbery on Tuesday morning. The theft was discovered afterwards. The police are investigating the case. They are scanning the CCTV cameras installed in the showroom to find clues to the crime.
The owner of Umrao Singh Jewellery shop became suspicious when he saw the name panel of the shop broken. When he opened the shop’s shutter he discovered all the gold and diamond jewellery was missing. On further investigation he found all the alarm and security systems in the shop were disabled. As a result the alarm did not go off when the robbers robbed the shop.
In a similar incident silver and gold ornaments worth Rs 25 lakh were looted from a jewellery shop in Odisha’s Sambalpur. The incident took place on Sunday. 5 robbers entered the shop located Maneswar area in Sadar Police station area. The ornaments were looted at gunpoint.
Cauvery water dispute: Karnataka government is not against protest, but opposition should refrain from gaining political mileage, says CM Siddaramaiah
CM Siddaramaiah further underlined that they all must work for the people of Karnataka and not for self-political gains.
Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Tuesday asserted that his government does not oppose any protest, though there is a Supreme Court verdict against it. He added that the opposition should refrain from gaining political mileage, stating that there are few people and parties who are making the Cauvery issue political.
CM Siddaramaiah further underlined that they all must work for the people of Karnataka and not for self-political gains. Reportedly, there has been an escalating conflict between Karnataka and Tamil Nadu after the Cauvery Water Mangaement Authority (CWMA) issued an order asking Karnataka to release 5000 cusecs of water to Tamil Nadu for 15 days.
The pro-Kannada outfits, political groups and farmers associations called for a strike to protest against the release of Cauvery water to Tamil nadu. Speaking about the strike, the Bengaluru police stated that there is no permission for any bandh, protest or demonstration in the city. The police announced Section 144, a prohibition of assembling more than five people in the city.
On Monday, JDS supremo and former PM Devegowda wrote an open letter to PM Narendra Modi, seeking his intervention into the cauvery dispute. CM Siddaramaiah openly welcomed former PM Devegowda’s step. In his letter, JDS supremo asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to interfere in resolving the ongoing disputes and differences between Karnataka and Tamil Nadu.
In addition, he also suggested to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to form an external agency who can bring forth a permanent solution to the Cauvery water sharing dispute between both the states. Today, a 12 hour Bandh was called upon by the Farmer’s Organisation in Bengaluru, with support from opposition parties. As far as reports are concerned, another statewide bandh has also been issued for 29th of September.
While Karnataka Jala Samrakhshan Samiti, an umbrella outfit of farmers’ association and opposition parties in Karnataka are holding protests in the state regarding the Cauvery water sharing dispute, farmers in Tamil Nadu also took the street to protest on the same and demanded for the release of Cauvery water to the state from Karnataka.