Breaking News, Latest Updates Highlights of November 14
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Today, we will be focusing on Bihar government formation. In Bihar, incumbent chief minister and JD(U) supremo Nitish Kumar has tendered his resignation from the post to Governor Phagu Chauhan to pave way for the new government. Kumar has informed that the top leaders of the NDA will meet on Sunday and elect their new leader formally.
Here are the highlights of November 14:
16:19 pm: We are in talks with smaller parties but we won't be making an alliance with any major ones: Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on strategy for 2022 Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly election
15:46 pm: All religious places in the state to re-open for devotees from Monday, 16th November. Wearing the mask will be compulsory, all COVID norms will have to be followed: Government of Maharashtra
Uttarakhand: Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat distributed sweets among soldiers at Harshil Valley on the occasion of #Diwali— ANI (@ANI) November 14, 2020
“We celebrate festivals including Diwali as our soldiers who are on duty give us a sense of security,” says CM pic.twitter.com/UmiBaIqJCk
13:51 pm: We are engaged in strategic partnerships to fight against terrorism. Indian Armed Forces have shown that they can strike on terrorist havens anywhere, anytime: PM Narendra Modi in Jaisalmer
13:51 pm: If anyone casts an evil eye on us, our soldiers reply to them befittingly. This establishes the credibility of Indian Army in the world. Today, country's Army is engaged in military exercises with other big countries: PM Narendra Modi in Jaisalmer
13:03 pm: Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar who is on a visit to Himachal Pradesh has been taken to Indira Gandhi Medical College (IGMC) today for examination after he complained of having some respiratory distress, reports ANI.
12:30 pm: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh to be present at NDA meet in Patna (Bihar) tomorrow, reports ANI.
11:30 pm: A foreign politician can't give such opinions on Indian political leaders; subsequent domestic political discourse on it is distasteful. We won't say 'Trump is mad'. How much does Obama know about this nation?: Sanjay Raut, Shiv Sena, on remarks on Rahul Gandhi in Barak Obama's memoir
10:16 am: With new 44,684 COVID19 infections, India's total cases rise to 87,73,479. With 520 new deaths, toll mounts to 1,29,188 Total active cases 4,80,719 after a decrease of 3,828 in last 24 hours. Total discharged cases 81,63,572 with 47,992 new discharges in last 24 hours
9:42 am: PM Modi to celebrate Diwali with soldiers at Longewala in Jaisalmer of Rajasthan. Chief of Defence Staff Bipin Rawat, Army Chief MM Narvane, BSF Director General Rakesh Asthana will accompany the Prime Minister.
9:27 am: A total of 12,40,31,230 samples tested for COVID-19 up to 13th November, of these 9,29,491 samples were tested yesterday, says Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)
9:13 am: Mizoram reports 59 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, taking the total cases to 3368. A total of 2792 discharged in the state, after recovering from the infection, death toll 3. Active cases stand at 573, reports ANI.
8:52 am: Today, India celebrates the birth anniversary of its first PM Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru ji: a towering visionary who laid the foundation of our country with values of brotherhood, egalitarianism & modern outlook. Our endeavour must be to conserve these values, tweets Rahul Gandhi.
7:54 am: My humble tribute to the first Prime Minister of the country, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru on his birth anniversary, tweets Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
7:53 am: Wishing everyone a Happy Diwali! May this festival further brightness and happiness. May everyone be prosperous and healthy, says Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
7:45 am: Incumbent United States (US) President Donald Trump has said that Americans will get their first vaccine against the deadly coronavirus by April.
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