Breaking News, Latest Updates Highlights of January 11
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Here are the LIVE updates of January 11:
19:17 pm: PM Narendra Modi unveils Dynamic Architectural Illumination with synchronised light & sound system of Rabindra Setu (Howrah Bridge), as a part of 150th anniversary celebrations of Kolkata Port Trust
19:05 pm: We must remember what Swami Vivekananda had said to some people at Michigan University. "The current century might be yours, but the 21st century will belong to India" We must keep working hard to make sure this comes true: PM Modi
19:01 pm: We can always learn something from cultures all around the world, but we must ensure that there Indian culture faces no risk in the process: PM Modi
18:59 pm: Dr. Shyama Prasad Mookherji had also said that the rightful need was to find a balance to ensure that Indian traditions weren't ignored while imparting the Western education: PM Modi
18:57 pm: On the topic of protecting our heritage, Dr. Shyama Prasad Mookerji had said that we have no problem with doors of Western information opening for us, but the fact that information was forced upon us, compromising Indian traditions: PM Modi
18:56 pm: The Bhakti Movement was adorned by the thoughts and songs from several social reformers. Sant Kabir, Tulsidas, Sant Tukaram and several others played a key role in awakening the society: PM Modi
18:54 pm: In 1903, Rabindranath Tagore in a writing had written: India's history is not what we study for exams. It has been incorrectly written.' He had written that its important to understand how the people faced a storm, and not the storm: PM Modi
18:52 pm: Tourism and tradition have a direct connection with our identity and heritage. The Central Govt wants to present India's cultural richness to the world in a new way to make sure India emerges as a centre of heritage tourism: PM Modi
18:51 pm: Central Govt is renovating & refurbishing the heritage monuments in the country. We're starting from Kolkata, Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad and Varanasi. These monuments will have new galleries, divisions and needed infrastructure for theatre and music: PM Modi
18:51 pm: Renovation work to modernsze the 4 iconic galleries of Kolkata like the Belvedere House, Old Currency Building, Victoria Memorial and others has been completed. The idea of converting Belvedere House into Museum of the World has been dealt with sincerely: PM Modi
18:51 pm: The demand for declassification of the files on Netaji was on for several years. Our Govt declassified them In the new year and decade, the country feels that other revolutionaries from Bengal should get the deserved respect and regard: PM Modi
18:51 pm: We're celebrating the 200th birth anniversary of Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar. In 2022, when India will be celebrating its 75th independence anniversary, we will also celebrate the 250th birth anniversary of social reformer and educationist Raja Ram Mohan Roy: PM
18:49 pm: It has been decided that five iconic museums of the country will be made of international standards. This project will start from the Indian Museum of Kolkata, one of the oldest museums in the world: PM Modi
4:50 pm: PM Narendra Modi meets West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee in Kolkata. The Prime Minister is in Kolkata to take part in 150th anniversary celebrations of the Kolkata Port Trust.
#WATCH: PM Narendra Modi meets West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee in Kolkata. The Prime Minister is in Kolkata to take part in 150th anniversary celebrations of the Kolkata Port Trust. pic.twitter.com/6r6ghcLlSu— ANI (@ANI) January 11, 2020
4:30 pm: Delhi: A 5-member team has been constituted by the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) administration to look into the matter of 5th January.
4:20 pm: The Naval Light Combat Aircraft made its first successful landing on the aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya. The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO)-developed fighter aircraft is expected to attempt its maiden take off from the carrier soon.
4:10 pm: Sudhir Kumar Sopory, former JNU VC: I have had an experience of working at JNU for over 25 years. The recent incidents of violence at the campus are very disheartening. Such situations occur because of mistrust and it's the lack of communication that decreases trust level. I think the administration should take the initiative to talk to students. When I was there, my doors were always open. I always had a diary of the demands of the students. For demands which could be fulfilled, measures were taken accordingly.
4:05 pm: The Naval Light Combat Aircraft which made its first successful landing on the aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya. The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO)-developed fighter aircraft is expected to attempt its maiden take off from the carrier soon.
4:00 pm: West Bengal: Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives in Kolkata. He is on a two-day visit to Kolkata, to take part in 150th-anniversary celebrations of the Kolkata Port Trust.
3:50 pm: Delhi: Congress Working Committee meeting underway. Congress Interim President Sonia Gandhi, Former PM Manmohan Singh, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Senior Congress leaders Mallikarjun Kharge, P Chidambaram, Ghulam Nabi Azad present at the meeting.
3:45 pm: West Bengal: Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives in Kolkata. He is on a two-day visit to Kolkata, to take part in 150th anniversary celebrations of the Kolkata Port Trust.
3:40 pm: Himachal Pradesh: Locals hold protest against National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) at Dholunalla toll plaza on Kullu-Manali National Highway, demanding clearance of snow on the highway
3:30 pm: Agar Malwa, Madhya Pradesh: 40 people including 2 former MLAs & the BJP Youth Wing District Chief booked for violating Article 144 of CrPC by taking out a rally in support of Citizenship Amendment Act on 10 Jan.
3:20 pm: Jharkhand CM Hemant Soren: I met PM Modi for the first time after the formation of govt. In the coming days, I will once again meet him and put forward state's problems. Prime Minister has assured that the rights of tribals will be protected.
3:00 pm: Thiruvananthapuram: Water cannon used against Kerala Students Union (KSU) protesters during their march to Raj Bhawan against the January 5 Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) violence.
2:55 pm: Mumbai: 2 resident doctors at Nair Hospital allegedly attacked by family of a 13-year-old patient who died today morning; Case registered. Doctors stage protest against the attack, hospital’s OPD closed.
2:45 pm: Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee on upcoming Union Budget: Fiscal deficit has been breached by a huge margin already. In that sense, I don't think that it's a big deal to breach it more. I wouldn't be supporting fiscal tightening right now.
2:40 pm: Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee on Centre's reported plan to cut school education budget by Rs 3000Cr : The federal govt provides very little of the funding in education. Education is a state subject, & it is mostly funded by state. Cutting Rs 3000 Cr is like a drop in the ocean
2:35 pm: Chief Minister of Jharkhand Hemant Soren meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Delhi today.
2:20 pm: West Bengal: Students' Federation of India protests against PM Narendra Modi's visit to Kolkata. PM Modi will be on a two-day official visit to Kolkata from today, where he will take part in various programmes including 150th anniversary celebrations of Kolkata Port Trust.
2:10 pm: Uttarakhand: One of the 7 students who were trapped in heavy snowfall in Uttarkashi has succumbed to injuries. State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) rescued 7 students yesterday, of which the deceased student was in serious condition.
1:48 pm: PM Narendra Modi: Dr. M Chidananda Murthy was a doyen of culture and literature. His passion towards Kannada language was noteworthy and so were his efforts to preserve unique aspects of our rich history. His demise is saddening. Condolences to his family and admirers. Om Shanti.
1:40 pm: Delhi: Chief Minister of Kerala Pinarayi Vijayan met Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union (JNUSU) President Aishe Ghosh at Kerala House.
1:16 pm: Delhi: Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) hold students' march denouncing left violence and in support of Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), at Arts faculty of Delhi University.
1:10 pm: Former Delhi Youth Congress President Jagdish Yadav joins AAP in the presence of CM Arvind Kejriwal and MP Sushil Gupta. He was last serving on the INC Delhi Manifesto Committee and Election Committee. He had contested Delhi assembly election in 2015 from Rithala constituency.
1:05 pm: Indian Air Force Chief Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria: It will primarily have maritime role and of course secondary role of all other offensive and defensive roles that the Aircraft can perform.
1:02 pm: Indian Air Force Chief Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria on induction of first Sukhoi-30 fighter aircraft squadron in Thanjavur in South India: It will be part of Southern Air Command. From point of view of Air Force operational capability, it will be a huge addition.
12:57 pm: Indian Air Force Chief Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria at NCC camp in Parade ground,Delhi: NCC has major role to play in upholding sacred ethos of military services &safeguarding social fabric. A comprehensive training is imparted to cadets coming from diverse cultural background
12:55 pm: Army Chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane on the need for re-balancing the Force on both Pakistan and China border: Re-balancing is required as there is a feeling that both northern and western borders require equal attention.
12:50 pm: Army Chief on army’s operational priorities: As far as Indian Army is concerned, for us the short term threat is counter insurgency operations, and long term threat is the conventional wars and that is what we are preparing for.
12:45 pm: Army Chief on if PoK can be part of India as stated by political leadership: There is a parliamentary resolution that entire J&K is part of India.If Parliament wants it,then,that area(PoK) also should belong to us. When we get orders to that effect, we'll take appropriate action
12:40 pm: Army Chief on induction of female jawans: From January 6, the training of first batch of 100 female jawans has started for being inducted into military police.
12:37 pm: Army Chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane on shortage of officers in the force: There is a shortage of officers but it is not because there is lack of people applying for it. We have not lowered the standards for selection of officers in the force.
12:35 pm: Army Chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane on complaints against army officers deployed in the Kashmir valley: The judgement call of the commander on ground have to be respected. All the complaints that have been filed have proved to be unfounded.
12:30 pm: Siachen is very important to us where one formation is looking after western and northern fronts. It is strategically important. It is from there where collusion can happen.
12:25 pm: Army Chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane on Army's preparedness in view of shortages cited earlier by the Army Vice-Chief 2 years ago: Indian Army much better prepared today than before.
12:20 pm: Army Chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane to ANI on the killing of two unarmed civilians by Pakistan Army in Poonch sector: We do not resort to such barbaric activities and fight as a very professional force. We will deal appropriately with such situations in a military manner.
12:15 pm: Army Chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane: The formation of the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) and creation of Department of Military Affairs is a very big step towards integration and we on our part will make sure that this is a success. As the army, we swear allegiance to the Constitution of India, and that should guide us in all our actions at all times.
12:10 pm: Army Chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane briefs the media in Delhi: We will have to train for the future and that is where the emphasis of our training will be.
12:00 pm: #WATCH Army Chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane briefs the media in Delhi
11:55 am: JNU VC M Jagadesh Kumar: This is a problem that many illegal students are staying in hostels, they could be outsiders, they maybe participating in any possible violence because they have nothing to do with the university.
11:50 am: Kannauj: 13 people who were injured in the accident yesterday are admitted at Government Medical College. In the accident, a bus carrying 50 passengers had caught fire after collision with a truck on GT Road.
11:45 am: JNU VC M Jagadesh Kumar: The terror created by some of the activist students went to such an extent that many of our students had to leave the hostels. From past several days, we have enhanced security in the campus to make sure that innocent students are not hurt.
11:40 am: Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO): After completing extensive trials on the Shore Based Test Facility, the LCA Navy did an arrested landing on INS Vikramaditya successfully today at 10:02 AM. Commodore Jaideep Maolankar did the maiden landing.
11:35 am: Himachal Pradesh: According to state disaster management authority, 663 roads including 4 National Highways are still closed, 2646 electricity supply schemes are disrupted and 200 water supply schemes hampered, due to snowfall.
11:30 am: Indian Coast Guard carried out medical evacuation of a Myanmar national off Porbandar coast at high seas on 10/11 January from a civil vessel 'MV Fortune Wing'.
11:20 am: Maradu flats demolition: H2O Holy Faith apartment tower demolished through controlled implosion
11:15 am: The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO)-developed Light Combat Aircraft landed with the help of an arrester wire. Aeronautical Development Agency is working with the Navy to develop the fighter.
11:12 am: 2012 Delhi gang-rape case: Supreme Court's five-judge bench of Justices NV Ramana, Arun Mishra, RF Nariman, R Banumathi and Ashok Bhushan to hear curative petitions filed by 2 death row convicts Vinay Sharma and Mukesh, on January 14.
11:05 am: Delhi High Court restrains from releasing of film 'Chhapaak' without giving credit to lawyer Aparna Bhat, who represented survivor Lakshmi in her legal battle. The restraint will be effective from January 15 for multiplexes and live streaming and for others from January 17
11:00 am: Indian Navy sources: For the first time, Naval Light Combat Aircraft today landed on aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya. This is the the first time an indigenous fighter aircraft has landed on an aircraft carrier.
10:40 am: Maradu flats demolition: First warning siren sounded; The demolition will take place around 11am, when the H2O Holyfaith apartment tower will be razed to the ground, followed by second demolition. The final round of demolition will take place on Sunday
10:30 am: Iranian Pres Hassan Rouhani: Armed Forces’ internal investigation has concluded that regrettably, missiles fired due to human error caused the horrific crash of Ukrainian plane and death of 176 people. Investigations continue to identify and prosecute this great tragedy and unforgivable mistake.
10:10 am: Kolkata: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today to unveil Dynamic Architectural Illumination with synchronized light & sound system of Rabindra Setu (Howrah Bridge), as a part of 150th-anniversary celebrations of Kolkata Port Trust.
9:50 am: Delhi Police sources: 37 persons have been identified by Special Investigation Team (SIT) from the 60-member WhatsApp group 'Unity Against Left'.
9:30 am: Iran state TV, citing military, says country 'unintentionally' shot down Ukrainian jetliner because of human error: The Associated Press
9:20 am: Historian, researcher and writer M Chidanadamurthy passed away in Bengaluru, today. He was also known for his campaign to preserve Hampi monuments.
9:10 am: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to be present at interactive light and sound show to be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Millenium Park in Kolkata today
9:00 am: Prime Minister Narendra Modi: Yet, there will be a void too! The person who taught me the noble principle of ‘Jan Seva Hi Prabhu Seva’, the venerable Swami Atmasthananda Ji will not be there. It is unimaginable to be at the Ramakrishna Mission and not have his august presence!
8:45 am: Prime Minister Narendra Modi: I am excited to be in West Bengal today and tomorrow. I am delighted to be spending time at the Ramakrishna Mission and that too when we mark Swami Vivekananda’s Jayanti. There is something special about that place.
8:00 am: Kerala: The illegal apartment complexes in Maradu are to be demolished today and tomorrow. Section 144 of the CrPC to be enforced on land, air and water in the area
7:45 am: Delhi: The national capital records cold morning at 7.4 degrees Celsius
7:42 am: Prime Minister Narendra Modi: I am deeply saddened to know about the horrific road accident in Uttar Pradesh's Kannauj. Several people have lost their lives in the accident. I express my condolences to the bereaved families and wish speedy recovery to the injured persons.
7:38 am: Oman’s Sultan Qaboos bin Said died on Friday evening, state media said early on Saturday without mentioning a cause of death, and a three-day period of national mourning was declared: Reuters
7:35 am: Mumbai: People gathered at Nehru Planetarium late last night to watch the first lunar eclipse of the year. This eclipse was not a total but a penumbral lunar eclipse.
7:32 am: Assam Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma: We are confident that Khelo India will be very successful. Players will have a very good opportunity to display their talent... I believe that the future of sports in the northeast is very bright and it will get even better.
7:30 am: Mohit Agarwal: The bodies are badly burned, their bones are scattered, so only a DNA test will determine the death toll. Prima facie bodies of 8-10 people seem to be on the bus but the damage is so extensive that casualties can be determined only through DNA test
7:25 am: IG (Kanpur range) Mohit Agarwal: Around 45 people were in the bus. 25 people were rescued, 12 of them admitted at Medical College Tirwa and 11 at District hospital; 2 people were completely safe and were sent home. 18-20 are missing, maybe they died but it is not certain yet
7:20 am: Karnataka: Members of Karnataka Congress women's wing staged a protest in Shivamogga y'day, against the rise in price of onions & domestic LPG cylinders. The protesters wore garlands made of onions, drew rangoli on the road & cooked food with firewood as a mark of protest.
7:10 am: HD Kumaraswamy, Karnataka's ex-CM on violence during protests against Citizenship Amendment Act in Mangaluru, on Dec 19: I also demand this govt to immediately remove those officers from that place, suspend them. Then a proper inquiry can be done into that issue.
7:00 am: HD Kumaraswamy, Karnataka's ex-CM on violence during protests against Citizenship Amendment Act in Mangaluru, on Dec 19: Main culprit is Mangaluru City Commissioner & 2-3 police officers. I demand this govt to constitute a House Committee, we've to bring facts before people.
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