Breaking News: Setback For Pakistan, Excluded From MMTC Tender Seeking Import Of Onion

New Delhi, News Nation Bureau | Updated : 14 September 2019, 06:10 PM
Breaking News September 14 (File Photo)
Breaking News September 14 (File Photo)

Hello and welcome to Saturday's live blog. From politics to sports to entertainment, the Internet is buzzing with the breaking news and headlines from across the globe. While a statue of Mahatma Gandhi has been vandalised at Sri Gandhi Inter College in Uttar Pradesh's Jalaun, three people got seriously injured after they lost control of their overspeeding car and collided with a road divider and street light on Mayur Vihar Flyover in Delhi. Here in this segment, News Nation brings you live news from all corners of the world. The latest stories will appear in our live blog below - so keep scrolling down.

Here are the LIVE Updates:

03:00 pm: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman addresses media, briefs on the government's mega plan to tackle economic slowdown.

02:30 pm: PM Modi greets netizens on the occasion of Hindi Diwas.

02:00 pm: BJP appoints new party chiefs in Bihar and Rajasthan.

01:45 pm: Metals and Minerals Trading Corporation of India (MMTC) amends its tender and excludes Pakistan# from the list. Earlier, they had mentioned Pakistan as one of the countries from which it was seeking import of onion. 

01:30 pm: Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik in Kathua: In the eyes of the country, Governor is a person who plays golf and does nothing for public, he/she just rests during their governorship. But the amount of work that we have done in last 1 year, I don’t think even an elected govt does that much work.

01:20 pm: Madhya Pradesh Government has introduced a project of selling chicken and milk in the same outlet across the state. An outlet has been opened in Bhopal. State Animal Husbandry Min, Lakhan Singh says, "People will get good quality eggs and milk. Kadaknath chicken is also being sold in the chicken parlour".

01:05 pm: In a blow to former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Mulayam Singh Yadav, the State Property Department on Friday vacated Lohia Trust bungalow situated on Vikramaditya Marg in Lucknow.

01:00 pm: "We have been continuously waging protest against imposition of Hindi. Today's remarks made by Amit Shah gave us a jolt, it will affect the unity of the country. We demand that he takes his sentence back," says DMK chief MK Stalin.

12:45 pm: Karnataka Ranadheera Pade and other pro-Kannada organisations hold protest in front of town hall in Bengaluru against Hindi Diwas.

12:30 pm: One Maoist was killed durng an exchange of fire with District Reserve Guard (DRG) team near Chhattisgarh's Punnur, says DIG Anti Naxal Operations P Sundarraj.

12:15 pm: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath inaugurated ropeway at Lakshman Pahadi in Chitrakoot.

12:00 pm: Fires break out at two Saudi Aramco oil facilities after they are struck by drones, the kingdom's interior ministry says, but did not specify the source of the drone.

11:30 pm: "On the occasion of Hindi Diwas  we should introspect.There are many countries in this world whose languages have become extinct. The country that leaves its language loses its existence too. The country that loses its language can't preserve its culture," Union Minister Amit Shah.

11:00 am: Fire breaks out on the skywalk of Cotton Green railway station in Mumbai, two fire tenders are at spot.

10:45 am: Watch: Indian Army killed two Pakistani soldiers in retaliation to unprovoked ceasefire violation by Pakistan on September 10. Pakistani soldiers retrieved the bodies of their killed personnel after showing white flag in Hajipur Sector. Read Full Story Here

10:30 am: Hindu Sena workers have defaced Babar Road signboard at Bengali Market area in Delhi demanding the name of the road be changed.

10:15 am: WATCH: Locals in Muzaffarpur confronted Policemen yesterday for not wearing seat belts while driving.

10:00 am: BJP's Radha Mohan Singh appointed as Chairperson of the Parliamentary Committee on Railways.

09:45 am: Samajwadi Party leader from Sambhal, Firoz Khan wore a groom's  'sehra'  to dodge Police which has imposed section 144 in Rampur.

09:30 am: Thousands of people gathered at Durbar Square in Nepal's Kathmandu yesterday to mark Indra Jatra festival dedicated to god of rain Indra.

09:10 am: Udayanraje Bhosale, NCP Lok Sabha MP and descendant of Shivaji Maharaj joins Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in presence of BJP President Amit Shah and Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis.

08:45 am: BJP workers across the country will begin celebrating 'seva saptah' today. Our PM has dedicated his entire life to serve the nation & worked for the poor. So, it is appropriate that we celebrate his birthday week as 'seva saptah'.

08:30 am: Udayanraje Bhosale, NCP Lok Sabha MP and descendant of Shivaji Maharaj submits his resignation from Lok Sabha to Speaker Om Birla. Bhosale will join Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Delhi today.

08:15 am: Watch: Amit Shah with working president JP Nadda and leaders Vijay Goel and Vijender Gupta sweeps the floor in AIIMS as part of the party's 'Seva Saptah' campaign launched to celebrate PM Modi's birthday.

08:10 am: BJP President Amit Shah and working President JP Nadda met children admitted in AIIMS and gifted them fruits as part of the party's 'Seva Saptah'campaign launched to celebrate PM Modi's birthday.

08:00 am: BJP Uttar Pradesh President Swatantra Dev Singh with state ministers Ashok Katariya and Ranvendra Pratap Singh sweeps a street in Hamipur as part of the party's 'Seva Saptah'campaign launched to celebrate Prime Minister Narendra Modi's birthday.

07:45 am: Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation Limited (MMRC): One labourer dead, one injured after a piece of rock mass from the tunnel face collapsed and fell. Incident is being investigated.

07:30 am: A statue of Mahatma Gandhi, installed at Sri Gandhi Inter College, was found vandalised. Addl SP Awadhesh Singh says, "The statue has been reinstalled. FIR will be registered and action will be taken. Investigation will be done".

07:15 am: Long queues seen at Region Transport Office (RTO) in Noida after implementation of new Motor Vehicles Act.

07:00 am: Watch: Water enters Maharaja Yeshwantrao Hospital in Indore, Madhya Pradesh, following incessant rainfall in the region.

06:45 am: Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's father BN Yugandhar dies.

06:30 am: Lakes in Telangana's Hyderabad are being cleaned after immersion of Ganesha idols took place following the end of 10-day-long mega Ganesh Chaturthi festival on Thursday.

06:15 am: The two-nation theory, on the basis of which partition was done, proved to be meaningless the day Bangladesh was formed, says MoS PMO Jitendra Singh.

06:00 am: Three people got seriously injured when they lost control of their overspeeding car and collided with a road divider and street light on Mayur Vihar Flyover, Delhi earlier tonight. They have been admitted to hospital. Liquor bottles recovered from the car. Police is present at the spot.

First Published: Saturday, September 14, 2019 07:49 AM
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