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Today we will focus on the Monsoon Session of the Parliament. The 18-day Parliament Monsoon Session began on September 14 and will continue till October 1 this year amid fears of the coronavirus crisis. So far, MPs in the Parliament have held discussions over coronavirus crisis, India-China border standoff and several other ongoing issues in the country.

Here are the highlights of September 19:

17:00 pm: Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao said that farmers & farming related bills introduced by Centre in Parliament would do a lot of injustice to farm sector in country. CM said these bills are nothing but a sugar-coated pill & should be opposed at all costs: CM's Office

16:01 pm: Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister CN Ashwathnarayan tests positive for COVID-19

15:37 pm: We are not against any operation carried out by security forces in Jammu and Kashmir, but we are against the killing of innocent lives during the operations: Farooq Abdullah, National Conference MP and former J&K CM, on Amshipora case

14:36 pm: Special NDPS court sends Rahul Visharam to judicial custody till 23rd September. He was arrested by Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) for alleged drug peddling

13:50 pm: J&K needs a bigger heart if we want to revive its economy. We have suffered a loss of not less than Rs 40,000 crores, and a Rs 1,350 crore economic package is a drop in the ocean but something is better than nothing: Jammu & Kashmir Apni Party president Altaf Bukhari

13:26 pm: The documents will be granted to those forest dwellers who have occupied the land since 2006 and are deprived of the lease. Efforts to save the forest and increase it should move on simultaneously: Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Chouhan at 'Forest Rights Festival'

13:26 pm: We'll go to Punjab now, where party leaders and workers will hold meeting. Since Shiromani Akali Dal is a party of farmers, we will struggle at the forefront. There can be no talks with the Centre till the bills are taken back: SAD President Sukhbir Singh Badal

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12:25 pm: NEP 2020 will restore India's glory as a 'great center of learning': President Ram Nath Kovind

12:00 pm: 50% discount to be given for a year in electricity and water bills. Stamp duty exempted up to March 2021 in case of all borrowers. Setting up customised Health-Tourism scheme by J&K bank for financial assistance to people in tourism sector with good pricing and repayment options: J&K LG

11:37 am: I am glad to announce a Rs 1,350 crores economic package for the people in the business community facing economic difficulties. This is additional to the benefits of Atma Nirbhar Bharat and other measures taken by us to comfort the business community: Jammu and Kashmir LG Manoj Sinha

11:27 am: 

11:26 am: AgustaWestland case: Central Bureau of Investigation has filed a supplementary charge sheet against Christian Michel, the alleged middleman in the case and others

11:07 am: Effective implementation of NEP is likely to restore India’s glory as a great centre of learning. One of the targets of NEP 2020 is to increase Gross Enrolment Ratio (GER) in higher education to 50% by 2035. Technology can help in achieving this target: President Ram Nath Kovind

11:05 am: India was a globally respected education hub in ancient times. Universities at Takshashila and Nalanda had iconic status. But today, India’s higher education institutions don't get high positions in global rankings: President Ram Nath Kovind

11:05 am: NEP seeks to discourage rote learning and overemphasis on marks or grades. It seeks to encourage critical thinking and a spirit of enquiry: President Ram Nath Kovind

11:04 am: National Education Policy aims to reorient our educational system towards meeting needs of 21st century. It sets vision of developing an equitable and vibrant knowledge society by providing quality education to all. It achieves twin objectives of inclusion and excellence: President Ram Nath Kovind

10:38 am: Three LeT terrorists arrested by a joint team of security forces from Rajouri district of Jammu region. Arms/ammunition recovered including two AK-56 rifles, two pistols, four grenades & Rs 1 lakh in cash: IGP Jammu Mukesh Singh

10:25 am: Very satisfying to see Indian Premier League (IPL) happening this year, thanks to the Indian government and Emirates Cricket Board: IPL Chairman Brijesh Patel

9:46 am: Total samples tested up to 18th September are 6,24, 54, 254 including 8,81,911 samples tested yesterday: ICMR

9:29 am: India's COVID-19 case tally crosses 53-lakh mark with a spike of 93,337 new cases and 1,247 deaths in last 24 hours

The total case tally stands at 53,08,015 including 10,13,964 active cases, 42,08,432 cured and discharged and migrated and 85,619 deaths: Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

9:01 am: Ruth Bader Ginsburg, renowned US Justice, passes away at 87

8:41 am: National Investigation Agency (NIA) busts Al-Qaeda module in Murshidabad, West Bengal and Ernakulam, Kerala; arrests few Al-Qaeda operatives after raids, reports ANI

7:58 am: Shopian Encounter: Troops 'prima facie' violated powers under AFSPA, Army initiates proceedings

7:30 am: Two cases have been registered against the Kerala govt for accepting consignments of Quran packets and 18,000 kg of dates imported by the UAE consulate officials through diplomatic channel, say customs officials

7:30 am: Trump administration reversed guidance on COVID-19 testing for a second time, urging those exposed to people with the virus to get tested even if they are not displaying symptoms, reports Reuters

7:25 am: India's Permanent Representative to the United Nations TS Tirumurti today informed that the highlight of the "historic" UN General Assembly session this year will be the participation of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in two debates in the high-level segments beginning from September 21 

Posted By: Aalok Sensharma