Breaking News, Latest Updates Highlights of November 27
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Today our focus will be on farmers' protest against the contentious agricultural bills. Thousands of farmers, mainly from Punjab, are taking part in the 'Delhi Chalo' march, forcing the cops to use water cannons and tear gas to disperse them. The farmers have warned that their protest will continue if they are not allowed to head towards Delhi.
Here are the highlights of November 27:
16:25 pm: PDP youth leader Waheed ur Rehman Parra has been sent to 15-day police remand by NIA court in Jammu in connection with a terror case
16:05 pm: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman held the 5th virtual meeting with Secretaries of Ministries of Power, Mines & Department of Atomic Energy and the CMDs of 10 Central Public Sector Enterprises of these Ministries, to review capital expenditure (CAPEX) in this financial year.
15:35 pm: Tomorrow PM Modi will embark on a 3 city visit to personally review the vaccine development & manufacturing process. He will visit the Zydus Biotech Park in Ahmedabad, Bharat Biotech in Hyderabad & Serum Institute of India in Pune: Prime Minister's Office
14:48 pm: An Implementation Agreement (IA) on Hydrography was signed between India and Vietnam in the presence of Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and his Vietnamese counterpart General Ngo Xuan Lich, during a virtual bilateral meeting today: Defence Minister's Office
13:58 pm: Madhya Pradesh High Court grants interim bail to Congress MLA Arif Masood who is accused of protesting without permission and delivering inflammatory speeches.
13:37 pm: In Delhi, 3 times testing is being done as compared to the rest of the country. We have the infrastructure and capacity to innoculate the entire population of Delhi as soon as the vaccination is out: Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain
12:51 pm: Russian Direct Investment Fund and Hetero, an Indian pharmaceutical have agreed to produce in India over 100 million doses per year of Sputnik V: ANI
12:23 pm: Supreme Court extends by one week the parole granted to AG Perarivalan, convict in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, and makes it clear that no further extension will be given. The parole was granted for a medical check-up.
11:55 am: Maharashtra recorded the maximum positive change with addition of 1,526 cases whereas Chhattisgarh recorded maximum negative change with a decrease of 719 active cases. Maharashtra leads COVID19 tally with 6,406 new cases and Delhi has reported 5,475 new cases: Ministry of Health
11:54 am: Active COVID19 caseload of India stands at 4,55,555 today, i.e 4.89% of India’s total positive cases. About 70% (69.59%) of total active cases contributed by 8 states/UT i.e. Maharashtra, Kerala, Delhi, Rajasthan, UP, Karnataka, West Bengal and Chhattisgarh: Ministry of Health
11:34 am: Bombay HC sets aside BMC notices to Kangana Ranaut issued on 7th & 9th Sept, calls demolition at her place as action with malafide intent. HC has also orders that a valuer will be appointed to ascertain damages caused due to demolition.
Kerala: After a 7-year ban from cricket, bowler S. Sreesanth prepares in Kochi to play in President Cup T20 Tournament hosted by Kerala Cricket Association.— ANI (@ANI) November 27, 2020
"I'm grateful to the selectors for giving me this opportunity. This is something I have waited for 7-long years," he says. pic.twitter.com/UpZK8QNJr5
11:25 am: SC passes order giving detailed reasons for interim bail granted to Republic TV editor-in-chief Arnab Goswami on November 11 in the abetment to suicide case, and says that prima facie evaluation of FIR lodged by Maharashtra police doesn't establish the charge against him
10:27 am: Only women permitted to travel in local trains during the allotted time over Mumbai Metropolitan region. No children are allowed to travel in local trains. RPF to be deputed at each entry gate to restrict the entry of children: Western Railway
9:51 am: With 43,082 new COVID-19 infections, India's total cases rise to 93,09,788. With 492 new deaths, toll mounts to 1,35,715. Total active cases at 4,55,555. Total discharged cases at 87,18,517 with 39,379 new discharges in last 24 hours.
9:27 am: We've all details on Rohingyas. There's a colony of Rohingyas also. Police do regular monitoring. At some places their names added to voter's list. In this case, few police officers were suspended. Some Pakistanis with expired passports also here: MoS Home GK Reddy in Hyderaba
9:21 am: Vehicles are not allowed towards Singhu Border. Interstate vehicles may take Western/Eastern peripheral expressway: Delhi Traffic Police
8:55 am: Ind vs Aus 2020-21 | India's playing XI: S Dhawan, M Agarwal, V Kohli, S Iyer, KL Rahul, H Pandya, R Jadeja, M Shami, Y Chahal, N Saini, J Bumrah
8:55 am: Ind vs Aus 2020-21 | Australia have won the toss in the first ODI and have opted to bat first against India in Sydney.
8:55 am: "Eight-phase DDC elections to be held from November 28 to December 19. All arrangments including security reviewed and completed. The remote areas to go to polls in the first and second phase of polling. Health Department engaged to implement COVID guidelines," Jammu and Kashmir State Election Commissioner KK Sharma was quoted as saying by news agency ANI.
8:29 am: 23 new COVID19 cases reported in Mizoram, taking the state's case tally to 3,788 including 431 active cases, 3,352 discharged cases and 5 deaths, says state government.
8:09 am: According to System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research (SAFAR), the air quality in Delhi continues to remain in 'poor' category.
7:33 am: Gujarat: Five people died after a fire broke out at Shivanand COVID Hospital in Rajkot, last night. CM Vijay Rupani has ordered a probe into the incident. The cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained.
7:15 am: Was so nice to meet FM of the UAE, Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan again. Took stock of our growing cooperation. Discussed further opportunities to work together in a changing world. Experiences from the COVID era hold lessons for both of us: EAM S Jaishankar
7:12 am: The farmers, protesting against the Centre's farm acts, have warned that their agitation will continue if they are not allowed to head towards Delhi.
Posted By: Aalok Sensharma