Big news of 26 September 2022, Top 10 headlines 26 September 2022, Breaking news of 26 September 2022
Asked to block many Twitter accounts completely during farmers’ agitation
According to media reports, micro-blogging site Twitter has told the Karnataka High Court that it was asked to completely block several accounts during the farmers’ agitation on the borders of Delhi last year. It also told a bench headed by Justice Krishna S Dixit that the law in this regard allows blocking of only an individual tweet against the background of political criticism and not the entire account unless there is a repeat offence.
Ankita murder case: Congress demands CBI probe, says ‘Government should tell who was VIP who wanted extra service in the resort’
Congress State President Karan Mahra has made serious allegations against the government by holding a press conference with senior leaders at the Congress headquarters. At the same time, the CBI has also demanded a probe into the entire episode. Along with Mahara in PC, senior leaders including former president Ganesh Godiyal, and Dwarahat MLA Madan Bisht were present.
Congress President Mahra said that our direct allegation is that there has been a murder in the resort running without registration.
Board will be formed for the development of natural farming in UP
Uttar Pradesh Agriculture Minister Surya Pratap Shahi said that a team would go to Gurukul in Kurukshetra for training and study for three days (September 28 to 30) to the promotion of natural farming based on cows in the state. The team will include Agriculture, Sugarcane, Horticulture Minister, State Agriculture Minister and officials of the department, scientists and farmers. Uttar Pradesh Natural Agriculture Board will be formed for the development of natural farming in the state.
Waqf Board corruption case: Amanatullah Khan sent to judicial custody for 14 days
A Delhi court has sent Aam Aadmi Party MLA Amanatullah Khan to 14-day judicial custody in a case related to alleged financial misappropriation and other irregularities in the functioning of the Delhi Waqf Board.
Ghulam formed a new party ‘Democratic Azad Party‘.
Former senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Monday launched his new political party and named it Democratic Azad Party.
Tharoor claims, the Gandhi family has no problem in contesting the post of their party president
Senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has said that the Gandhi family has no problem in contesting the election for the post of their party president.
First Visit of Indian Navy Warship at INS Tarkash Port Gentil, Gabon
INS Tarkash made a port call at Port Gentil, Gabon as part of her ongoing deployment in the Gulf of Guinea for anti-piracy patrols. This is the first visit by an Indian Naval ship to Gabon.
During its stay in this port, the ship and its crew will participate in official and professional interactions as well as sporting events.
Lucknow: Nine killed in truck and tractor collision
In Lucknow, the capital of Uttar Pradesh, a speeding truck hit a tractor-trolley in Asnaha Gaddipurwa of Itaunja today. A total of nine people have been reported to have died in this accident so far.
Giriraj Singh will launch the Jaldoot App nationally tomorrow
The Ministry of Rural Development has developed the “Jaldoot App” which will be used to track the water level of selected wells of any village in the country. The Union Minister for Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Giriraj Singh will launch the “Jaldoot App” at a function in New Delhi tomorrow.
Jaldoot App will enable Gram Rozgar Sahayak (GRS) to measure the water level of selected wells twice a year (Pre-monsoon and Post-monsoon). A sufficient number of measurement locations (2-3) would need to be selected in each village, which would be representative of the groundwater level in that village.
Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs launches ‘Swachh Toycathon’, a competition to design toys from waste
Following the Prime Minister’s call to make the toy industry eco-friendly, the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) is taking a step towards achieving circularity in the toy sector. As part of the National Action Plan for Toys, MoHUA has launched Swachh Toycathon, a competition to come up with innovative solutions to convert waste into toys. This competition has been organized under ‘Swachh Amrit Mahotsav’ in which various activities will be organized in a fortnight till 17th September 2022, Seva Diwas, 2nd October 2022, Swachhta Diwas.