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
Kerala CM Oommen Chandy meets PM Narendra Modi pic.twitter.com/sPRkoIIFIH— ANI (@ANI_news) June 2, 2014
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.
Lucknow: BJP Mahila Morcha protest against CM Akhilesh Yadav at his office pic.twitter.com/pkRa4yeY48— ANI (@ANI_news) June 2, 2014
11.48 am: Jammu and Kashmir CM Omar Abdullah congratulates people of Telangana
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
Kalvakuntla Taraka Rama Rao takes oath as a cabinet minister of India's 29th State Telangana pic.twitter.com/mBuzj27YNW— ANI (@ANI_news) June 2, 2014
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.— 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.— 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.