India News, India Breaking News, Latest news headlines in India - Oneindia News Oneindia News Provides Latest news headlines & Breaking news from India. Get the Live & Current affairs stories in India Politics, crime, development concentrating on cities, regional areas etc.. Mon, 10 Aug 2020 17:21:02 +0530 India News, India Breaking News, Latest news headlines in India - Oneindia News Oneindia News Provides Latest news headlines & Breaking news from India. Get the Live & Current affairs stories in India Politics, crime, development concentrating on cities, regional areas etc.. Krishna Janmashtami 2020: Tithi, Puja, Timing, Significance, Vrat and Celebrations New Delhi, Aug 10: Krishna Janmashtami 2020 also known simply as Janmashtami or Gokulashtami, is an annual Hindu festival that celebrates the birth of Krishna, the eighth avatar of Vishnu. Krishna Janmashtami also known as Janmashtami and Gokulashtami in some parts Mon, 10 Aug 2020 17:06:01 +0530 PM Modi holds meeting with CMs of six states to review flood situation New Delhi, Aug 10: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday held a virtual meeting with chief ministers of six states to review flood situation in which he emphasised extensive use of innovative technologies for improving forecast and warning system. Mon, 10 Aug 2020 16:48:40 +0530 Baba Ramdev’s Patanjali considers bidding for IPL New Delhi, Aug 10: Baba Ramdev's Patanjali Ayurved is considering to bid for the title sponsorship of the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL), according to a company official. The slot of the title sponsorship of IPL was vacated after the Chinese Mon, 10 Aug 2020 16:36:28 +0530 Rhea Chakraborty moves Supreme Court over unfair media trial New Delhi, Aug 10: Rhea Chakraborty, accused of abetting Bollywood star and boyfriend Sushant Singh Rajput's alleged suicide, approached the Supreme Court on Monday against what she termed an 'unfair media trial'. She also said she feared becoming a Mon, 10 Aug 2020 16:33:30 +0530 BJP worker shot by terrorists succumbs to injuries Srinagar, Aug 10: A BJP worker, who was shot at by militants in Budgam district of Jammu and Kashmir, succumbed to injuries at a hospital here on Monday, police said. Abdul Hamid Najar, a resident of Mohiendpora area of Budgam in Mon, 10 Aug 2020 16:29:28 +0530 On Kanimozhi’s CISF incident, Chidambaram says experienced similar taunt New Delhi, Aug 10: A day after DMK leader, Kanimozhi said that a CISF officer questioned her nationality when she asked the officer to speak in English or Tamil, Congress leader, P Chidambaram said he too had a similar experience. "I Mon, 10 Aug 2020 16:14:06 +0530 Ahead of big take over UNSC, India adds might to diplomatic network New Delhi, Aug 10: India is readying for the big take over as the non-permanent member of the Security Council in January 2021. India's External Affairs Minister, S Jaishankar will personally review India's stint at the UNSC every Mon, 10 Aug 2020 16:00:57 +0530 Shah Faesal drops ‘JKPM president’ from his Twitter bio, likely to rejoin administration New Delhi, Aug 10: Shah Faesal, the 2010 IAS topper, had deleted the information about his being president of the Jammu and Kashmir People's Movement (JKPM) from his Twitter handle. According to reports, Faesal is likely to rejoin government Mon, 10 Aug 2020 15:44:33 +0530 Meet this woman who stood in rain for 7 hours to warn vehicles about open manhole Mumbai, Aug 10: Kanta Murti, an example of why it is still being said, there are good man as well. Kanta Murti also has proved that one does not need to be rich or influencer to serve society. A few days Mon, 10 Aug 2020 17:19:23 +0530 Heavy rains in Delhi-NCR, widespread rainfall to continue in Kerala: IMD New Delhi, Aug 10: The India Metrological Department on Monday predicted light to moderate intensity rain over parts of Delhi-NCR and adjoining areas of Agra, Tundla, Noida, Bhiwani, Panipat, Aligarh, Hathras, Mathura, Bharatpur, Narnaul and Karnal during next two hour. This Mon, 10 Aug 2020 14:56:25 +0530 A tribute to the Indian fire fighters ahead of the Independence Day New Delhi, Aug 10: Even if they are one of the frontline workers in this COVID-19 pandemic, the firefighters of the nation somewhere are not getting the praises and appreciations, they deserve. Fire Service professionals have always been brave to tackle Mon, 10 Aug 2020 14:35:43 +0530 Rahul Gandhi's objections to draft EIA 'unnecessary and premature': Prakash Javadekar New Delhi, Aug 10: Those raising objections to the draft environment impact assessment (EIA) notification are the same people who took "big decisions without consultations" when they were in power, Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Monday. Hitting out at Mon, 10 Aug 2020 14:24:50 +0530 Former President Pranab Mukherjee tests positive for Covid-19 New Delhi, Aug 20: Former President Pranab Mukherjee tested positive for Covid-19. Mukherjee had gone to the hospital for a separate procedure Taking to Twitter, he wrote,''On a visit to the hospital for a separate procedure, I have tested Mon, 10 Aug 2020 13:30:11 +0530 Amid COVID-19 pandemic, Sri Lanka's new Parliament session to commence on August 20 Colombo, Aug 10: Sri Lanka's new Parliament will meet for the first time on August 20 with strict COVID-19 health protocols and no visitors will be allowed, a senior official said on Monday. Sri Lanka, one of the very Mon, 10 Aug 2020 13:06:45 +0530 Kerala plane crash: 56 injured passengers discharged, says AI Express New Delhi, Aug 10: The Air India Express said on Monday that 56 passengers, who were injured in the plane crash in Kozhikode, have been discharged from various hospitals after obtaining complete fitness. Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri Mon, 10 Aug 2020 16:29:19 +0530 Women take off sarees, use it to rescue drowning men in Tamil Nadu Chennai, Aug 10: Their quick thought saved two young lives. Three women from near Kottarai are receiving praises for saving two youngsters from drowning in the waters of the Kottarai dam in Perambalur district on August 6. Without thinking Mon, 10 Aug 2020 12:17:34 +0530 Floor test in Manipur Assembly today, both Congress, BJP issue whips to their MLAs New Delhi, Aug 10: Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh today will move a vote on a confidence motion in the state assembly seeking the confidence of the House on the council of ministers. The trust vote will decide Mon, 10 Aug 2020 12:06:46 +0530 Kerala Gold Smuggling: There is evidence says court while rejecting Swapna’s bail plea New Delhi, Aug 10: A special NIA court has rejected the bail petition of Swapna Suresh an accused in the Kerala Gold Smuggling case. There is prima facie evidence that she was involved in the gold smuggling, the court also observed Mon, 10 Aug 2020 12:03:47 +0530 King Liar actress Natasha Suri tests positive for coronavirus Mumbai, Aug 08: Suri, who made her big screen debut with the 2016 Malayalam comedy "King Liar", testesd positive for coronavirus. "I had gone to Pune taking all the necessary precautions. When I came back, on August 3, I fell sick. Mon, 10 Aug 2020 11:57:54 +0530 UGC Final Year Exam Update: States can’t decide on cancellation of exams, SC told New Delhi, Aug 10: The UGC has told the Supreme Court that it is the sole authority to take a decision on whether the exams should be conducted or not. Solicitor General Tushar Mehta told the court on behalf of the Mon, 10 Aug 2020 11:54:54 +0530 Rhea, her family appear before ED again in Sushant Singh case Mumbai, Aug 10: Actor Rhea Chakraborty, her brother Showik Chakraborty and her father arrived at Enforcement Directorate office in Mumbai for questioning in connection with the Sushant Singh Rajput case. All three were directed to appear before the central probe agency Mon, 10 Aug 2020 17:15:19 +0530 SC refuses to accept Prashant Bhushan’s regret New Delhi, Aug 10: The Supreme Court has refused to accept, Prashant Bhushan's regret on his statement that half of the 15 former Chief Justices of India were corrupt. The court said that it would examine whether prima facie Mon, 10 Aug 2020 17:12:13 +0530 Kerala rains: NDRF resumes rescue operations in Idukki Idukki, Aug 10: The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) on Monday resumed rescue operations in Idukki's Rajamala as the death toll in the landslide incident increased to 43. Taking to Twitter, SN Pradhan, the Director-General of NDRF said that Mon, 10 Aug 2020 11:16:34 +0530 Modi inaugurates submarine Optical Fibre Cable connecting Chennai and Port Blair New Delhi, Aug 10: PM Narendra Modi on Monday inaugurated the submarine Optical Fibre Cable (OFC) connecting Chennai and Port Blair via video conferencing. The submarine cable will also connect Port Blair to Swaraj Dweep (Havelock), Little Andaman, Car Mon, 10 Aug 2020 17:10:59 +0530 Draft EIA 2020 is loot of the nation says Rahul Gandhi New Delhi, Aug 10: Congress leader and Wayanad MP Rahul Gandhi on Monday slammed Centre and demanded the withdrawal of the draft Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA). Taking to Twitter, Rahul Gandhi posted a tweet that called for the withdrawal Mon, 10 Aug 2020 11:37:51 +0530 Mumbai doctor who termed Coronavirus ‘Chinese fad', dies of multiple organ failure Mumbai, Aug 10: A Mumbai-based doctor who had termed coronavirus a 'Chinese fad' meant to sell vaccines died of multiple organ failure on Saturday, according to a report in the Mumbai Mirror. Dr Anil Patil had diabetes and other comorbidities, his Mon, 10 Aug 2020 17:09:01 +0530 Ahead of submarine OFC launch, PM Modi says its a ‘special day for Andaman and Nicobar Islands’ New Delhi, Aug 10: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all set to inaugurate the submarine Optical Fibre Cable (OFC) connecting Chennai and Port Blair in Andaman and Nicobar Islands on Monday morning. Ahead of the inaugration, the Prime Minister Mon, 10 Aug 2020 12:39:25 +0530 What is Submarine communications cable? New Delhi, Aug 10: A submarine communications cable is a cable laid on the sea bed between land-based stations to carry telecommunication signals across stretches of ocean and sea. The first submarine communications cables laid beginning in the 1850s Mon, 10 Aug 2020 17:07:43 +0530 All you need to know about 2,300-km undersea cable project New Delhi, Aug 10: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the 2300-km undersea Optical Fibre Cable (OFC) project connecting Chennai and Port Blair on Monday (August 10, 2020). Submarine optical fibre cable: The submarine Optical Fibre Cable (OFC) Mon, 10 Aug 2020 10:56:04 +0530 PM Modi to inaugurate submarine Optical Fibre Cable in Andaman and Nicobar Islands New Delhi, Aug 10: Prime Minister, Narendra Modi will inaugurate the submarine Optical Fibre Cable in Andaman and Nicobar Islands. This would ensure high-speed broadband connectivity, fast and reliable mobile and landline telecom services and would be a big boost to Mon, 10 Aug 2020 17:04:38 +0530