9:59 pm: AAP recognised state party in Punjab
9:11 pm: Badaun victims did not belong to SC/ST caste: UP govt
8:45 pm: Massive sandstorm, record winds hit Tehran
8:30 pm: Dec 16: Two of the gangrape case convicts move SC seeking stay on execution
7:25 pm: Unknown gunman kidnapped Indian man in Herat
7:10 pm: Kerala chief minister Oommen Chandy gets nod for cabinet rejig
6:40 pm: Mallikarjun Kharge will be the Leader of Congress in Lok Sabha, says Janardan Dwivedi: Press Trust of India
6:00 pm: IUML resents move against orphanages in child trafficking issue
5:40 pm: UP cops register 3 cases of gang rape after court intervention
5:00 pm: 2008 blasts: Suspected IM operative sent to JC till June 13
4:20 pm: Dust storm likely in Delhi tonight.
4:18 pm: Delhi University website crashes on the day 1 of admissions; North campus witnesses rush for OMR forms.
3.35 pm: Kerala CM Oommen Chandy meets PM Narendra Modi
3.24 pm: Bareilly SSP Ravindra Gaur says autopsy report of 22-year-old girl confirms death by strangulation, but not rape.
3.06 pm: Narendra Modi's image has changed in Pakistan,he's looked upon as somebody who wants peace: Ex-minister Hina Rabbani.
2.55 pm: Supreme Court to hear Tarun Tejpal's plea for extending interim bail tomorrow - PTI
2.43 pm: DMK alleges that use of money, muscle power & misuse of official machinery by AIADMK are responsible for party's worst-ever performance- PTI.
2.10 pm: 22-year-old girl gangraped, forced to drink acid and strangulated to death in Bareilly in UP.
1.09 pm: Home minister Rajnath Singh meets heads of para-military and security agencies; seeks roadmap on internal security- PTI.
12.57 pm: Ministry of Home Affairs writes to UP government seeking answers regarding the Badaun gangrape case.
12.36 pm: Water cannon fired at demonstration of BJP women workers protesting over the Badaun rape case in Lucknow.
12.23 pm: BJP Mahila Morcha protest against CM Akhilesh Yadav at his office in Lucknow.
11.48 am: Jammu and Kashmir CM Omar Abdullah congratulates people of Telangana
Congratulations to the people of Telangana. Welcome to the club #29
Congratulations to the people of Telangana. Welcome to the club #29— Omar Abdullah (@abdullah_omar) June 2, 2014
11.13 am: Union Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan reaches Badaun along with son Chirag to meet 2 gangrape-and-murder victims' kin (read more)
11.02 am: Supreme Court stays the execution of 1993 Mumbai serial blast accused Yakub Memon (read more)
10.11 am: Two school students arrested for the alleged rape of tribal girl student in Birbhum, West Bengal
10.07 am: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik to meet PM Narendra Modi today; expected to seek special status for the state, revision of mining rates.
9.54 am: BJP to gherao Akhilesh's office to protest law and order situation in Uttar Pradesh.
9.23 am: Bihar Chief Minister Manjhi likely to induct 12 ministers in state Cabinet .
9.22 am: BJP leader and former minister Tapan Sikdar passes away.
9.00 am: Prime Minister Narendra Modi to meet council of ministers today.
8.50 am: Kalvakuntla Taraka Rama Rao takes oath as a cabinet minister of India's 29th State Telangana
8.45 am: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Rajnath Singh congratulated K Chandrasekhar Rao-
Congrats to K Chandrasekhar Rao Garu on taking oath as Telangana's 1st CM. My best wishes to people for the state's development journey.
Congrats to K Chandrasekhar Rao Garu on taking oath as Telangana's 1st CM. My best wishes to people for the state's development journey.— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) June 2, 2014
Congratulations to Shri K. Chandrashekhar Rao on taking oath as the first Chief Minister of new Telangana state. My good wishes to him.
Congratulations to Shri K. Chandrashekhar Rao on taking oath as the first Chief Minister of new Telangana state. My good wishes to him.— Rajnath Singh (@BJPRajnathSingh) June 2, 2014
8.00 am: E S L Narasimhan sworn in as Governor of Telangana whereas K Chandrasekhara Rao was sworn in as the Telangana CM today.