Latest News, Breaking News, Global News- October 1, 2023
1- Legal Panel Opposed To Lowering The Age Of Consent
Despite the Law Commission’s recommendation that the age of consent remain at 18 years, this age in India has fluctuated considerably over time, from 10 years in 1860 to 16 years for females as of 2012. At the age of consent, a person is considered legally competent to assent to marriage or sexual activity.
According to the POCSO Act, the age of consent for sexual relations is currently 18 years. His age is statutorily determined.
2-Andhra CID Summons Nara Lokesh, Son of TDP Chief, In Ring Road Alignment Case
Nara Lokesh, the general secretary of the Telegu Desam Party and the son of N Chandrababu Naidu, has been summoned by the Central Investigation Bureau for interrogation in the Amaravati Inner Ring Road scam case.
Saturday in New Delhi, the Andhra Pradesh Police served TDP general secretary Nara Lokesh with a summons to appear on October 4 for interrogation in the Amaravati Inner Ring Road scam case.
Lokesh, the son of the former chief minister of Andhra Pradesh, N Chandrababu Naidu, is required to appear at the Economic Offences Wing-II office of the CID in Tadepalli.
Lokesh met with CID agents at the Delhi residence of Lok Sabha member from Guntur Jayadev Galla, where the TDP general secretary is presently staying, according to a party statement.
Lokesh verified to CID officials via WhatsApp that he received the notices, according to a TDP statement.
3-Sikh Granthi creates history and initiates House of Representatives proceedings in the United States
In a first, a Sikh Granthi from New Jersey opened the proceedings of the House of Representatives with prayers. Granthi Giani Jaswinder Singh of the Pine Hill Gurdwara in New Jersey began Friday’s House proceedings. Usually, a Christian cleric offers the invocations prior to the proceedings.
4- The US Congress passes an interim funding measure to prevent a government closure.
Late Saturday night, the U.S. Congress passed a stopgap funding measure with overwhelming Democratic support, after Republican Speaker Kevin McCarthy reversed his party’s hardliners’ demand for a partisan bill.
The Democratic-majority Senate voted 88-9 to pass the measure to prevent the fourth partial suspension of the federal government in a decade, sending it to President Joe Biden for signature before the deadline of 12:01 a.m. ET (0401 GMT).
5- Golfer Aditi Ashok wins historic silver in the women’s individual event at the Asian Games 2023.
Sunday at the ongoing 19th Asian Games, India’s ace golfer Aditi Ashok made history by winning the first-ever medal in the women’s individual event. Aditi earned a silver medal with a Par score of -17. Indian female golfers had never before earned a medal at the Asian Games.
6- Mufti Qaiser Farooq, the most sought LeT terrorist, was killed in Karachi by unidentified gunmen.
Unidentified gunmen murdered yet another Lashkar operative in Karachi, Pakistan. The deceased has been identified as the most-wanted terrorist Mufti Qaiser Farooq.
7- Presenting the first and only 23 km long, three-lane, 16 MW solar power generating Healthway in India.
Hyderabad will soon house India’s first solar-powered healthway. The first solar cycle track in India with more than 16,000 solar panels in Hyderabad can produce 16 MW of electricity shortly. The HMDA launched India’s first and only 23 km long, three-laned healthway.
8- Actor Nagabhushana was detained after his vehicle struck a couple.
Actor Nagabhushana was detained after his car struck a couple in Karnataka, according to the news source News18.
Actor Nagabhushana from Kannada was detained after his vehicle struck a couple and killed a woman. Prema has been identified as the dead. Her husband also sustained injuries in the collision.
9-PM Ankit Baiyanpuria, A Fitness Icon, Joins The PM In The Cleanliness Drive
On Saturday, October 1, Prime Minister Narendra Modi participated in the massive cleanliness campaign. According to Prime Minister Modi, “Swachh Bharat is a shared responsibility, and every effort counts.”
Ankit Baiyanpuria, a fitness influencer, joined PM Modi. The prime minister stated, “Today, as the nation focuses on Swachhata, Ankit Baiyanpuriya and I did the same! “, along with a video from the Swachh Bharat campaign. Beyond only hygiene, we included wellness and fitness in the mix as well. It is all about that Swachh and Swasth Bharat vibe!”
10 Big Announcements From Prime Minister Narendra Modi In Telangana
Two significant pronouncements are made by the prime minister in Telangana, which is headed for elections.
According to PM Modi, a Central Tribal University would be established in Mulugu and a national turmeric board will be established.
11-Breaking News: Today’s price increase for commercial LPG cylinders is Rs 209
On Sunday, commercial LPG cylinder rates were immediately raised by Rs 209 by public sector Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs). This price reduction comes about a month after these oil firms decreased the cost of commercial LPG gas cylinders weighing 19 kg by Rs 158. It’s crucial to remember that LPG (liquefied petroleum gas) cylinder prices are subject to monthly adjustments, which normally take place on the first day of every month. As a result, the higher prices for commercial LPG gas cylinders will be in effect as of right now.
12 Indian Shooters Win Gold and Silver at the Asian Games as Men Strike First
Indian shooters dominated the shooting events at the Asian Games 2023, winning an impressive number of medals in a remarkable display of talent and accuracy. The men’s shooting team won the coveted gold medal, displaying their excellent collaboration and marksmanship. The women’s shooting team, meanwhile, put on a great performance, winning the silver medal and deservingly receiving praise for their abilities and commitment.
13-Stage Semifinal Set For 2024: CM KCR Skips Event, PM Modi Sounds Poll Bugle In Telangana
Today (Sunday), Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a rally in the election-bound state of Telangana. The Telangana people are sick of the Bharat Rashtra Samithi’s (BRS) “lackluster governance,” and they are equally “distrustful” of the Congress, according to the Prime Minister, who announced his travel to the state.
Both the BRS and the Congress, according to Prime Minister Modi, are dynastic parties that don’t care about the needs of the general public.
14-ICC ODI World Cups batter with the highest individual score
Over the course of 12 editions, the ODI World Cups have produced some truly outstanding individual innings. Two double hundreds have also occurred in ODI World Cups, both by Martin Guptill and Chris Gayle in 2015. Take a look at the Top Five Individual Scores from the Quadrennial Tournament as the 13th ICC ODI World Cup approaches.
15-Google Launches Quake Alerts In India: How Android Users Can Get Critical Alerts
India now has access to Google’s Android Earthquake Alerts System, which notifies citizens in real time when there is earthquake activity. The technology promises to improve disaster preparedness and protect lives and property against earthquakes by using the accelerometers in Android handsets to identify initial tremors and send out quick alerts.
16-Prior to the World Cup, Watch: Indian Cricket Team Arrives At Trivandrum Domestic Airport
For their final World Cup warm-up match against the Netherlands, which is set for Tuesday, October 3rd at the Greenfield Stadium in Trivandrum, Rohit Sharma & Co. have landed in Trivandrum. Unfortunately, weather on Saturday interfered with the earlier warm-up games for both teams. Additionally, Tuesday’s India vs. Netherlands (IND vs. NED) game is also under threat from rain.
17-Aditya-L1 leaves the influence of Earth and travels 9.2 kilometers into space in mission ISRO.
The Aditya-L1 spacecraft has reached an incredible milestone by traveling more than 9.2 lakh kilometers from Earth, thereby leaving the “sphere of influence” of the planet.