India's emphasis in hour-long talks with China: Restore to pre-April status quo
The border dispute has entered the sixth month and there is little chance of a quick settlement of the dispute as India and China have deployed nearly one lakh troops in high altitude areas. At the same time, in the seventh round of military talks with China, India has asked to restore the status of pre-April and complete withdrawal of Chinese troops from all the points of dispute.
Govt cannot borrow from market: Nirmala Sitharaman
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has said that the central government cannot borrow from the market to compensate for the decrease in GST revenue of the states, as it may increase the cost of debt in the market. She said this after the GST Council meeting.
Bengal Covid update
- Total cases - 2,98,389
- Active cases - 30,604 + 368
- 12th Oct cases - 3,583
- 12th Oct recoveries - 3,155
- Deaths - 5,682 + 60
- Recovery rate - 87.84%
Hathras case: Hearing underway
The High Court has taken cognizance of the Hathras incident. The victim's family appeared before the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court and told the court that permission was not taken from them to perform the last rites of the girl.
Trump tests negative
US President Donald Trump's Covid-19 test report has been negative. His doctor, Sean Conley, said that he is happy to share the information that Trump's Coronavirus report has turned negative. President Trump was found infected with Coronavirus 10 days ago.
Bihar elections: Opinion poll
It is the return of the NDA government in Bihar, according to an opinion poll of Times Now and many others. The BJP can emerge as the largest party.
The 28th match of IPL 2020 was played on Monday night between RCB and KKR. Royal Challengers Bangalore registered a big win, Thanks to disciplined bowling by all Bangalore bowlers.
Heavy rains expected
The Meteorological Department says that it is expected that this deep pressure area will now move towards the North West direction. It is estimated that during this time the wind speed can be 75 kilometers per hour. Heavy rains may occur in Andhra, Telangana, Odisha and Maharashtra.
Pakistan PM Imran Khan in trouble
While handling the throne, Pakistan PM Imran Khan has several times said that public money should not be used unnecessarily, but he himself appears to be stuck in a case. The Supreme Court of Pakistan has issued a notice against him for attending a political gathering of lawyers supportive to his party by allegedly using public funds.