Hello and welcome to Monday's live blog. From politics to sports to entertainment, the Internet is buzzing with the breaking news and headlines from across the globe. While people across India get into celebratory mood with the festivity of nine-day-long Navratri, leaders from across political parties are leaving no stone unturned to emerge victorious in the October 21 bypolls and assembly elections at various states across the country. 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:
03:15 pm: Delhi High Court rejects regular bail petition of Congress leader P Chidambaram in INX media case. Chidambaram is currently lodged in Tihar jail under CBI judicial custody.
02:30 pm: Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has suspended two pilots of SpiceJet for four months over air pressurisation failure in the aircraft, when the flight was scheduled from Hyderabad to Jaipur on June 13.
02:00 pm: Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi who was stranded at his residence in flood-hit Patna, rescued by National and State Disaster Response Forces personnel.
01:30 pm: On the 34th day of hearing in Ayodhya case on Monday, 'Ram Lalla Virajman' told the Supreme Court that it doesn't want to go for any kind of mediation in the case.
01:00 pm: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has called a meeting with officials of flood affected districts later today.
12:45 pm: Woman allegedly gang-raped by five men for two days in presence of her husband in Hyderabad.
12:30 pm: Congress releases list of two candidates for the October 21 Assembly bypolls in Gujarat.
Raghubhai Desai from Radhanpur and Thakor Babuji Ujamji from Kheralu to contest the upcoming by-election to Legislative Assembly of Gujarat, from Congress. pic.twitter.com/s60VfNPUYb— ANI (@ANI) September 30, 2019
12:15 pm: Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi has recommended former Delhi High Court Chief Justice Rajendra Menon as the next Chairman of Armed Forces Tribunal.
11:45 am: Delhi High court has issued notice to Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Karnataka Congress leader DK Shivakumar bail plea in a money laundering case.
11:15 am: Just the news of arrival of Rapid Action Force leads to dispersal of rioters. The presence of RAF eliminates any possibility of riots taking place, says Amit Shah at the 27th Raising Day event of the Rapid Action Force (RAF) in Ahmedabad.
11:00 am: Supreme Court issues notice to the Centre on a PIL seeking direction for the government to immediately restore high speed internet services and fixed landline phone services across all hospitals and medical establishments of the Jammu and Kashmir.
10:45 am: Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) successfully test fires land attack version of BrahMos supersonic cruise missile off the coast of Odisha.
10:30 am: PM Modi attends Singapore-India Hackathon 2019 at IIT-Madras in Chennai - Catch LIVE Updates Here
10:15 am: Congress leader Jitin Prasada put under preventive custody in Shahjahnpur, says,"Congress today wanted to hold a march to highlight the plight of the Shahjahnpur rape victim but the local administration is not allowing it. Tell me how is it a violation of law? It's unfortunate".
10:00 am: Air Marshal Rakesh Kumar Singh Bhadauria takes charge as the Chief of the Indian Air Force, replacing BS Dhanoa.
09:45 am: During my visit to the United States of America, when I said something in Tamil and I told the world that Tamil is one of the world's oldest languages, so even today, the language is being resonated across the United States, says PM Modi in Chennai.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Chennai: During my visit to the United States of America, when I said something in Tamil & I told the world that Tamil is one of the world's oldest languages, so even today, the language is being resonated across the United States. #TamilNadu pic.twitter.com/oeP4C7C1CM— ANI (@ANI) September 30, 2019
09:30 am: Union Home Minister Amit Shah arrives at the 27th Raising Day event of the Rapid Action Force (RAF) in Ahmedabad.
09:15 am: Rohtang pass in Himachal Pradesh's Kullu received fresh snowfall today.
09:00 am: Always delighted to be back in Chennai. After 2019 elections, it is my first visit to the state. I am really thankful to all of you for such a warm welcome: PM Modi in Chennai.
08:00 am: PM Narendra Modi arrives in Chennai to participate in the prize distribution ceremony of Singapore-India Hackathon. He will also watch the exhibition on IIT-Madras research park start-ups and attend the 56th convocation of the institution as the chief guest.
07:30 am: Bihar State Disaster Management Authority: Till now, 29 people have died in the state due to rainfall. Know More
07:00 am: Bihar government has asked Indian Air Force for two helicopters for lifting and airdropping food packets and medicines, in the flood-affected areas of Patna.
06:30 am: Factory fire kills 19 in east China.
06:00 am: Jannayak Janata Party has released a list of 15 candidates for the upcoming elections to the legislative assembly of Haryana. Read Full Story Here