Morning News Headlines (November 1, 2018)
ONI Bureau: —– Aircel Maxis Case: Delhi’s Patiala House Court extends the interim protection of Karti Chidambaram till 26 November. Next date of hearing 26 November.
—– J&K: 2 terrorists have been killed in the encounter in Zagoo Arizal area of Budgam, The operation has concluded now.
—– Maharashtra: 302 deaths reported in the state this yr due to swine flu. State surveillance officer says “325 people still in hospitals, 22-23 are on ventilator.
—– Bihar: Brijesh Thakur, the main accused in Muzaffarpur shelter home case was taken to high-security jail in Patiala, Punjab yesterday under police security.
—– A SpiceJet Ahmedabad – Chennai flight was diverted to Mumbai due to a technical issue last night.
—– Assam: Minister of State for Railways Rajen Gohain laid foundation stone for railway electrification work between Guwahati & Lumding at Guwahati Railway station yesterday.
—– Sitapur: Lawyers thrashed a police personnel after he didn’t allow their entry inside District judge’s chamber yesterday. Police registered a case& declared reward of Rs 25,000 on each of them.
—– Goa CM Manohar Parrikar today chaired a meeting with Cabinet Ministers at his residence.
—– Petrol & diesel prices in Delhi today are Rs 79.37 per litre (decrease by Rs 0.18) and Rs 73.78 per litre, respectively. Petrol & diesel prices in Mumbai today are Rs 84.86 per litre (decrease by Rs 0.16) and Rs 77.32 per litre,respectively.
—– Syed Saba Karim, General Manager of cricket operations writes to all affiliated units of BCCI about the rescheduling of Cooch Behar Trophy matches due to unavailability of umpires during the month of December 2018.
—– South Korean president Moon Jae-in says North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will “soon” visit Seoul.
—– United States President Donald Trump says number of military troops deployed to US-Mexican border could go as high as 15,000.
—– Sri Lanka bowling coach charged with breaching ICC’s anti-corruption code.
—– Five-time world champion Mary Kom was named as the brand ambassador of the upcoming 10th edition of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) Women World Championship.