New Delhi, Oct 5 (PTI) Following are the top stories at 9 pm: NATION DEL104 BIZ-PM-AI Must protect world against weaponisation of artificial intelligence: PM Modi New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday stressed on responsible use of artificial intelligence and protecting the world against weaponisation of AI by non-state actors.
DEL108 BRICS-MODI-XI BRICS virtual summit on Nov 17: Modi, Xi set to come face-to-face for first time since border standoff in Ladakh New Delhi: For the first time since the standoff between Indian and Chinese troops along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in eastern Ladakh, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping are expected to come face-to-face virtually at the BRICS annual summit to be held on November 17.
DEL70 SINOINDIA-2NDLD BHADAURIA China can't get better of us in any conflict scenario in eastern Ladakh: IAF Chief Bhadauria New Delhi, Oct 5 (PTI) IAF chief Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria on Monday said Chinese air power can't get the better of the capabilities of his force in any conflict scenario in eastern Ladakh, asserting India is 'very well positioned' to meet any threat from China.
DEL106 PB-2NDLD RAHUL Modi 'finishing' farmers, labourers with three laws: Rahul Sangrur/Samana (Pb): Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi was “finishing” farmers and labourers with the three farm laws introduced recently just as he had “destroyed” small shopkeepers with demonetisation and implementation of GST.
DEL76 JK-3RDLD FIRING 2 CRPF personnel killed, 3 injured in militant attack in Srinagar Srinagar: Two motorcycle-borne Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) militants opened indiscriminate fire on a security forces party in Nowgam area of the city here on Monday, killing two CRPF personnel and injuring three others, police said.
DEL107 CBI-3RDLD SEARCHES CBI raids against Karnataka Cong chief DK Shivakumar in disproportionate assets case New Delhi/Bengaluru: The CBI has registered a case against Karnataka Congress chief DK Shivakumar for allegedly amassing disproportionate assets worth Rs 74.93 crore and carried out searches at 14 locations on Monday during which the agency claimed to have recovered Rs 57 lakh cash, officials said.
DEL101 LJP-CHIRAG INTERVIEW People of Bihar don't want Nitish back as CM; state needs BJP-led govt: Chirag Paswan New Delhi: Anti-incumbency against Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's 15-year-old rule in Bihar is stronger than what Lalu Prasad Yadav-led RJD regime faced in 2005, LJP president Chirag Paswan said on Monday, asserting that he walked out of the ruling alliance in the state so as not to have any 'guilt' of playing a role in continuation of the current dispensation. By Kumar Rakesh CAL14 WB-LD GOVERNOR Situation alarming in West Bengal, political violence must stop: Governor Kolkata: West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar on Monday expressed his concern over the 'alarming situation' in the state after a BJP leader was shot dead in North 24 Parganas district, and said Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee should take note of critical aspects that 'run down the democratic governance and lawlessness'.
CAL13 OD-LD DEF-SMART India successfully tests 'game changer' SMART torpedo system Balasore (Odisha), Oct 5 (PTI) India on Monday successfully flight tested its indigenously developed SMART torpedo system, which the DRDO said will be a 'game changer' in anti-submarine warfare, marking yet another milestone in strengthening the country's maritime strategic capabilities, defence sources said.
LEGAL LGD13 SC-2NDLD LOAN MORATORIUM SC asks Centre, RBI to file Kamath panel suggestions, their decisions on loan moratorium New Delhi: The Supreme Court Monday said the Centre's response did not contain 'necessary details' and asked it and the RBI to place on record the K V Kamath committee recommendations on debt restructuring in view of COVID-19 related stress on various sectors as well as the notifications and circulars issued so far on loan moratorium.
LGD7 SC-MALLYA 'Secret' extradition proceedings going on to bring Mallya: Centre tells SC New Delhi: The Centre on Monday told the Supreme Court that 'secret' extradition process was going on to bring fugitive businessman Vijay Mallya to the country but it was not aware about its status.
FOREIGN FGN22 NOBEL-3RDLD MEDICINE 3 win Nobel medicine prize for discovering hepatitis C virus Stockholm: Americans Harvey J Alter and Charles M Rice and British-born scientist Michael Houghton won the Nobel Prize for medicine on Monday for their discovery of the hepatitis C virus, a major source of liver disease that affects millions worldwide. By David Keyton and Frank Jordans FGN24 PAK-ZARDARI-LD INDICTMENT Former Pakistan president Zardari indicted in Park Lane and Thatta Water corruption cases Islamabad, Oct 5 (PTI) An anti-corruption court on Monday charged former Pakistan president Asif Ali Zardari in two graft cases, a week after he was indicted in a major money laundering case. By Sajjad Hussain FGN10 US-VIRUS-2NDLD TRUMP COVID-hit Trump makes surprise drive-by to greet supporters outside military hospital Washington: US President Donald Trump made a surprise drive-past to greet his supporters outside a military hospital where he has been admitted since Friday for the treatment of the deadly coronavirus, drawing criticism from Democrats and a leading medical expert. By Lalit K Jha. PTI RHL