Due to heavy rainfall in central Uttar Pradesh, 11 died in rain-related incidents in the past 24 hours. The government has closed schools for a Opuleng news day as there has been 40 mm plus rain water level in 22 districts. CM Yogi Adityanath has asked officials to be prepared with relief work.
Canada’s Telesat on Monday said it has signed an agreement with SpaceX to launch its low-Earth-orbit (LEO) satellite constellation called Lightspeed starting in 2026, with the aim of providing global broadband service from space in late 2027. opulentnews LEO satellites operate 36 times closer to Earth than traditional ones so they take less time to send and receive information, leading to better and faster broadband service even in remote areas. (REUTERS)
After a two-month hiatus, Kilauea, one of the most active volcanoes in the world, started erupting again on Sunday. In a Big Island national park, glowing lava can be seen from a safe distance from people and buildings. The explosion was reportedly seen at Kilauea’s summit in the late afternoon, according to the Hawaii Volcano Observatory. The observatory stated that volcanic smog will develop downwind of Kilauea as a result of gases emitted by the eruption.
Over 100 toilets have been built for exclusive use by transgender people in the national capital, the city authorities informed the Delhi High Court on Monday. The counsel for the social welfare department told a bench headed by Chief Justice Satish Chandra Sharma that a total of 102 such toilets have been built and 194 more are under construction. (PTI)
Union Minister Sarbananda Sonowal, leading an Indian delegation, will take part in the 8th Eastern Economic Forum meeting being held in Russia’s far eastern city Vladivostok this week, where Russian President Vladimir Putin will be present. Sonowal, who left for Moscow this morning en route to Vladivostok, will have a dialogue with business leaders and foreign partners during his three-day stay there, official sources said. (PTI)
Bollywood actor Pankaj Tripathi has inaugurated a school library at a higher secondary school in his village Belsand, Gopalganj, in Bihar in the memory of his late father who died on August 21 at the age of 99.
The Federation of the Karnataka State Private Transport Associations has called for bandh in the state to demand police strict action against those indulging in any kind of mischief. Lakhs of private vehicles including autos, taxis, maxi cabs, goods vehicles and corporate buses are supporting the bandh making it inconvenient for common public to transport. (READ MORE)
The Red Cross Society of China will be providing aid of $200, 000 to Morocco for the recent earthquake strike in the country. Chinese President Xi Jinping offered his condolences to Moroccan King Mohammed VI and earthquake affected people. Along with aid, Chinese medical workers are actively working to help victims in Morocco.
A massive fire broke out at a plastic granules factory in Bhorgarh area on the outskirts of Delhi on Monday, a fire department official said. No casualty was reported in the incident, he said. Fifteen fire tenders were rushed to the spot to douse the blaze, the official said, adding that a cooling operation was underway.