External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has said that the India-China border row must be resolved through talks. Jaishankar’s comments came amidst reports of Chinese troops once again attempting to occupy Indian territory in eastern Ladakh.
“Our position there (in Ladakh) has been very clear – we have agreements and understandings with China. The agreements and understandings must be scrupulously observed by both parties,” Jaishankar was quoted by news agency PTI.
In other news, a special team of Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) arrived at Rhea Chakraborty’s residence in Mumbai to carry out searches in connection with Sushant Singh Rajput’s death case. This was after the NCB arrested alleged drug dealer Zaid Vilatra, who was believed to be associated with Rhea Chakraborty’s brother, Showik.
According to reports, Vilatra allegedly supplied drugs to Showik.
LIVE UPDATES on these and other big stories will appear below:
22:43 PM: Rhea Chakraborty’s brother Showik Chakraborty and Samuel Miranda arrested in Sushant Singh Rajput death case
21:12 PM: Showik Chakraborty and Samuel Miranda will be arrested in two hours, formal process underway: Narcotics Control Bureau (ANI
19:32 PM: Kannada film actress Ragini Dwivedi arrested in connection with drugs case: CCB Police (PTI)
18:38 PM: An #UttarPradesh Constable on Friday shot and injured his senior officer, a Sub-Inspector, and then shot himself. Both the injured men were referred to a #Bareilly hospital for treatment. Senior police officials reached Ujhani police station where the incident occurred. (IANS)
17:59 PM: #NewDelhi: Humilated by torture and illegal confinement over damaging an #iPhone, a 16-year-old boy jumped from the fourth floor of a building in #ChiragDelhi. The victim is undergoing treatment at #Safdarjung hospital. (IANS)
17:11 PM: Those who think Maharashtra or Mumbai is not safe for them have no right to live in the state, says Home Minister Anil Deshmukh after Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut likened megapolis to PoK and criticised its police. (PTI)
16:02 PM: The #Lucknow bench of the #AllahabadHighCourt has granted interim bail to former #SamajwadiParty minister #GayatriPrajapati for a period of two months. He has been asked to furnish a personal bond of Rs 5 lakh and two sureties. (IANS)
15:13 PM: SC Dismisses Review petition by cabinet ministers of six states challenging August 17 Order rejecting postponement of NEET-UG and JEE (Mains) examinations. (Live Law)
14:23 PM: Sleuths of the #Karnataka Central Crime Branch (CCB) questioned actress #RaginiDwivedi about the alleged drug links in the #Kannada film industry and if she too was an addict, a police official said on Friday. (IANS)
13:34 PM: #UttarPradesh: A three-year-old girl who had been reported missing by her family, has been found ‘brutalised and murdered’ in a sugarcane field at Mathiya village of #LakhimpurKheri district. There were several injury marks on her body, said the police. (IANS)
12:47 PM: SC dismisses interim bail plea of former Congress leader Sajjan Kumar who is serving life imprisonment in an 1984 anti-Sikh riots case. (PTI)
11:56 AM: At least 65 employees of #AmrikSukhdev dhaba and 10 of #GaramDharam, owned by #Bollywood actor Dharmendra, have tested positive for #COVID19, Deputy Commissioner Shyam Lal Poonia said. (IANS)
11:21 AM: Thirty #migrantworkers were injured in an accident in the Taalgram area in #UttarPradesh’s #Kannauj on the Lucknow-Agra Expressway. (IANS)
10:36 AM: #NCB Deputy Director K.P.S. Malhotra told the media that the homes of Showik, who is #Sushant’s girl friend #RheaChakraborty’s brother and that of Miranda were being searched, but declined to elaborate. (IANS)
09:57 AM: NCB searches premises of Showik Chakraborty, Samuel Miranda in connection with narcotics probe linked to Sushant Rajput’s case:officials. (PTI)
09:19 AM: Army officer injured in encounter with militants in Jammu and Kashmir’s Baramulla district. (PTI)
07:31 AM: A search by Central Crime Branch (CCB) is underway at the residence of Kannada actress Ragini in Bengaluru, in connection with a drug case. (ANI)
07:01 AM: Encounter breaks out between security forces and militants in Baramulla district of Jammu and Kashmir. Army officer injured in encounter with militants in Baramulla district of Jammu and Kashmir (PTI)