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Hong Kong Ban on Masks Sparks Violent Clashes, Rail Shutdown

Hong Kong's entire mass transit rail system was suspended on Saturday after a night of violence sparked by a ban on pro-democracy protesters wearing face masks, as the government imposed emergency powers not used in more than half a century.

The ban was aimed at quelling nearly four months of unrest but instead sparked widespread clashes and vows of defiance, with a 14-year-old boy reportedly shot and wounded.

(Source: AFP)

10:40 PM , 05 Oct

DMK Demands Withdrawal of Sedition Case Against Celebrities

DMK president M K Stalin demanded that Prime Minister Narendra Modi should take steps to withdraw the FIR filed in Bihar against celebrities, to protect democracy and basic features of the Constitution.

Condemning the sedition charge against the celebrities, the leader of the opposition in Tamil Nadu said labeling them as anti-nationals for writing an open letter to Modi, voicing concern over growing incidents of mob lynching, was unacceptable.

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10:37 PM , 05 Oct

Take Inspiration From Lord Ram, Very Good News Awaits All: Yogi Adityanath

Amid the day-to-day hearing of the title suit over the 2.77 acre of disputed Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land by the Supreme Court, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said that a ‘very good news’ awaits everybody.

"We are Ram bhakts. There is a lot of strenght in bhakti. I feel we will soon get to hear very good news," the chief minister said without elaborating or mentioning Ram temple.

9:56 PM , 05 Oct

Terrorists Shoot at a Civilian in J&K's Anantnag

Terrorists fired at a civilian in Kokernag area of Anantnag district in Jammu and Kashmir, reported ANI quoting J&K police. The civilian has been injured and shifted to a hospital.

8:44 PM , 05 Oct

Former Chairman of PMC Bank, Waryam Singh, Arrested

Waryam Singh (Former chairman of Punjab and Maharashtra Co-operative Bank) has also been arrested by Economic Offences Wing (EOW), Mumbai Police.

Published: 05 Oct 2019, 7:19 AM IST
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