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LIVE: India sends 841 cartons of medicines to quake-hit Turkey, Syria

4 min read Last Updated : Feb 10 2023 | 10:03 PM IST

Live news updates: India had dispatched 841 cartons of medicine, protection safety tools, and diagnostics with a weight of 6.19 tonnes have been sent to Turkey and Syria, official sources told ANI. 

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Uttar Pradesh Global Investors Summit 2023 in Lucknow:

9:48 PM Feb 23

Cong constitutes Constitution Amendment Committee in 85th Plenary Session

Congress constitutes the Constitution Amendment Committee, for the 85th Plenary Session of the party, to be held from 24th to 26th February 2023, in Raipur, Chhattisgarh.

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Cong member Rajani Patil suspended from Rajya Sabha for current session for recording House Proceedings

6:37 PM Feb 23

Reliance, Aditya Birla Group, Tata to invest more than Rs 1 lakh crore in UP

India's leading conglomerates Reliance, Aditya Birla Group and Tata on Friday committed to invest more than Rs 1 lakh crore in Uttar Pradesh to expand their businesses in the near future.
Reliance Industries will invest Rs 75,000 crore in rolling out 5G mobile telephony services, expanding retail network and setting up renewable energy capacity over the next four years, its Chairman Mukesh Ambani announced at the UP Global Investors Summit here.
Similarly, Aditya Birla Group Chairman Kumar Mangalam Birla said his group has committed Rs 25,000 crore investment across its various businesses such as cement, metals, chemicals, financial services and renewable energy in the state.
Tata Sons Chairman N Chandrasekaran said group firm Air India SATS will set up an integrated multi-modal cargo hub at the upcoming Jewar airport in partnership with Zurich Airport.

6:37 PM Feb 23

PM at the inauguration of new campus of Aljamea-tus-Saifiyah in Mumbai

6:36 PM Feb 23

India of 21st century will have to improve its public transport system rapidly: PM Modi

5:46 PM Feb 23

Parliament viral video row: Rajya Sabha Chairman addresses the issue

"In the public domain yesterday, on Twitter, there was the dissemination of a video relating to proceedings of this House. I took a severe view of it and did all that was required. As a matter of principle and to keep the sanctity of Parliament, no outside agency's involvement could be sought," said Jagdeep Dhankar RS Chairman

5:37 PM Feb 23

Industrial output rises 4.3% in December 2022: Govt data

India's industrial production rose by 4.3 per cent in December, according to official data released on Friday. Factory output measured in terms of the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) grew by 1 per cent in December 2021. The data released by the National Statistical Office (NSO) showed that the manufacturing sector's output grew by 2.6 per cent in December 2022. Mining output rose by 9.8 per cent and power generation increased by 10.4 per cent during the month under review.

4:29 PM Feb 23

FM Sitharaman talks about total resources transferred to states in the Parliament Budget Session

"Total resources being transferred to states, that is, Central share from taxes and releases under centrally sponsored schemes put together is estimated to be at Rs 17.98 trillion. This is higher by Rs 1.55 trillion compared to last year," said FM Nirmala Sitharaman.

4:28 PM Feb 23

Parliament Budget Session: PM-KISAN beneficiaries

Every eligible beneficiary of PM-KISAN will continue to get benefit of Rs 6,000/year, said FM Sitharaman in the House.

2:57 PM Feb 23

If India is a bright spot for world, UP is driving growth of country: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday asserted that if India is a bright spot for the world, then it is Uttar Pradesh which is driving the country's growth.

"Today UP has become a hope. If India is a bright spot for the world, then it is UP, which is driving the growth of India.

"Within 5-6 years, UP has established a new identity for itself. Now, UP is being identified by good governance. Now, UP is being identified by better law and order, peace and stability. Now, wealth creators here will get new opportunities," Modi said after inaugurating the "Uttar Pradesh Global Investors Summit, 2023".

2:47 PM Feb 23

Delhi HC allows listing of police plea, challenging Sharjeel Imam discharge order

The Delhi High Court Friday allowed urgent listing of a plea by the city police challenging a trial court's order discharging 11 people, including student activists Sharjeel Imam and Asif Iqbal Tanha, in the 2019 Jamia Nagar violence case.

The plea was mentioned by Solicitor General Tushar Mehta before a bench of Chief Justice Satish Chandra Sharma and Justice Subramonium Prasad which allowed it to be listed for hearing on February 13.

The law officer said the court registry has raised certain objections in the petition.

2:06 PM Feb 23

Over 4,900 new MNCs have come up opening new avenues and job opportunities in India: Govt

Around 1,333 multi-national companies (MNCs) have shut down in the country but more than 4,900 new ones have come up opening new avenues and job opportunities, Parliament was informed on Friday.

Responding during Question Hour in the Rajya Sabha, Minister of State for Commerce and Industry Som Parkash said it is normal to see some MNCs get closed and some new to come up.

A total of 1,333 MNCs have been closed down in the country, out of which 313 were foreign-based and 1,017 were their subsidiaries, he said.

1:53 PM Feb 23

Supreme Court dismisses PIL seeking complete ban on BBC operations in India

Supreme Court on Friday dismissed a PIL seeking a complete ban on the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) and BBC India from operating from Indian territory in wake of airing the documentary titled, 'India

UK's British Broadcasting Corporation's (BBC) two-part series attacking PM Modi's tenure as Gujarat Chief Minister during the Gujarat riots of 2002 sparked outrage and was removed from select platforms.

1:40 PM Feb 23

17 injured after a passenger bus turns turtle in Jammu and Kashmir's Udhampur

Total 17 persons suffered injuries when a passenger bus turned turtle and skidded off the road in Jammu and Kashmir's Udhampur district on Friday, officials said.

The accident took place at the Gallawan-Panchari area of the district.

The bus was on its way to Khorgali from Udhampur, they said.

All those injured have been shifted to a hospital.

1:17 PM Feb 23

Aditya Birla Group commits Rs 25,000 cr investment across various businesses in UP

Aditya Birla Group on Friday committed Rs 25,000 crore investment across its various businesses in Uttar Pradesh.

Speaking at Global Investors Summit here, Kumar Mangalam Birla said the investment would go into various businesses like cement, metals, chemicals, financial services and renewable energy.

The Mumbai-based group's seven businesses have a significant presence in Uttar Pradesh, anchored by over 30,000 employees with an overall investment of Rs 40,000 crore, he noted.

12:50 PM Feb 23

Congress, some opposition MPs stage walkout from Rajya Sabha

The Congress and some other opposition MPs in Rajya Sabha staged a walkout on Friday after Leader of Opposition Mallikarjun Kharge was not allowed to speak in the House.

Kharge wanted to raise the issue of some of his observations being expunged by the chair, but he was not allowed on the plea that he cannot read the same remarks which have already been expunged.

Opposition members protested in support of the Leader of Opposition who wanted to raise his point, but the chair did not accede to their demand.

12:48 PM Feb 23

Air India Express Mumbai-Dubai flight gets delayed by 13 hrs due to technical snag

As many as 170 passengers of an Air India Express flight to Dubai had a tough time at the airport here as the flight was delayed by 13 hours due to a technical snag.

The flight, which was scheduled to take off for Dubai at 3 pm on Thursday, finally left at 4 am on Friday.

In a statement, Tata Group-owned Air India Express said it provided assistance to some 50 passengers, who had special requirements, including the lounge facility.

However, the remaining 120 passengers were kept at the airport terminal building, an airline source said. A total of 170 passengers were booked for the flight.

Topics :Hindenburg ReportNarendra ModiGautam AdaniUPUP investor summitLucknowAdani GroupBBC

First Published: Feb 10 2023 | 7:56 AM IST

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