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247 I News Morning Digest, December 03, 2023

247 I News Morning Digest, December 03, 2023


Fishermen shifting their boats to safety because of Cyclone Michaung at Jalaripeta a fishing colony in Visakhapatnam on December 2, 2023.

Fishermen shifting their boats to security due to Cyclone Michaung at Jalaripeta a fishing colony in Visakhapatnam on December 2, 2023.
| Photo Credit: Okay.R Deepak

Assembly elections | Four States gear up for counting of votes on December 3

The outcome of the Assembly elections in the four crucial States of Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Telangana might be identified on December 3, giving a peep into the potential political permutations and mixtures in retailer for the Lok Sabha election in 2024.

The counting of votes will start at 8 a.m. for 230 seats in Madhya Pradesh, 90 seats in Chhattisgarh, 119 seats in Telangana and 199 seats in Rajasthan, the place the election to at least one seat was postponed owing to the loss of life of a candidate. The counting might be held amid tight safety and solely individuals holding legitimate passes might be allowed to enter the counting centres, election officers stated.

Cyclone Michaung | Coastal Tamil Nadu braces for heavy rain as Andhra Pradesh gears up for landfall

Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu prepared for heavy rainfall of their coastal districts as a deep melancholy intensified over the Bay of Bengal, transferring northwest and more likely to evolve into Cyclone Michaung by December 3 morning. Winds with a most sustained velocity of 80 to 90 kmph, gusting as much as 100 kmph, are anticipated, the India Meteorological Department stated on December 2.

India, Maldives to set up core group to further deepen ties as PM Modi meets new Maldivian President Muizzu

India and the Maldives on Friday agreed to arrange a core group to additional deepen their partnership, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a “productive” assembly with newly-elected Maldivian President Mohamed Muizzu on the sidelines of the UN’s COP 28 local weather summit.

SC directs Bihar to remove encroachments near Ganga river

The Supreme Court has ordered the Bihar authorities to clear unauthorised constructions from the floodplains of the river Ganga, particularly in and round Patna. The order got here on an affidavit filed by Bihar figuring out 213 unauthorised constructions close to the river. The State stated it was taking measures to take away the encroachments.

In a democracy, the majority will have its way but the minority must have its say: CJI

On Saturday, Chief Justice of India D.Y. Chandrachud stated {that a} society that doesn’t encourage its residents to assume critically, query the powers that be and have interaction in non-conformist democratic discourse will fail to progress as a result of it’s going to fail to create dissenters.

Congress chief Kharge attacks Modi government over Railways’ performance, says safety was being ignored

Congress president Mallikarjun Kharge on Saturday attacked the Centre on the most recent Railway Performance Report, alleging the Narendra Modi authorities has left no stone unturned to destroy the Railways. He additionally accused Prime Minister Modi of indulging in PR stunts by flagging off new trains and never being attentive to security, comfort and reduction of the widespread individuals.

After COVID break, Centre approves fourth phase roll-out of GIAN scheme

Eight years after its inception, previous its temporary discontinuation in the course of the COVID interval, the Ministry of Education is gearing as much as restart the fourth section of the Global Initiative of Academic Networks (GIAN) — Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s pet undertaking to rope in eminent students from internationally to show at Indian universities.

NIA conducts searches in four States, busts fake currency racket

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on December 2 seized counterfeit notes, forex printing paper, printers, and digital devices in the course of the raids performed throughout 4 States. The operation was a part of the company’s probe right into a case registered on November 24 of a bigger conspiracy hatched by suspected people for trafficking of faux Indian forex notes (FICN) throughout the borders and for selling its circulation in several components of the nation.

Supreme Court to examine plea for transparency in birth records

The Supreme Court has issued discover in a petition searching for the efficient implementation and full realisation of the thing and goal of the Registration of Births and Deaths (RBD) Act, 1969. The apex court docket issued discover to the Union on December 1.

COP28 climate meet | India not among 118 nations that pledged to triple green energy

As many as 118 international locations signed on to a pledge to triple put in renewable power capability by 2030 in the course of the ongoing COP28 local weather summit in Dubai on December 2 and India is amongst these international locations whose identify just isn’t on the checklist. The different conspicuous absence is that of China, the nation that has the world’s largest put in renewable power capability.

Global Stocktake should account for failures of developed nations: BASIC nations at COP-28

The BASIC grouping, comprising Brazil, South Africa, India and China, has pushed throughout annual local weather talks right here that the Global Stocktake must also account for the failures of the developed nations, sources stated.

Magnitude 7.5 earthquake strikes Mindanao, Philippines; tsunami warnings issued

An earthquake of magnitude 7.5 struck Mindanao, Philippines on December 2, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) stated. The quake was at a depth of 63 km (39 miles), EMSC added.


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