10.00 pm: Former Inspector General of Jammu Kashmir - Farooq Khan - joins BJP.
9.30 pm: Ashok Chavan fielded to save Congress in Maharashtra, said Arun Jaitley
8.30 pm: JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar criticised the BJP on its sidelining its old guards. He also slammed Modi.
8.00 pm: Narendra Modi addressed Bharat Vijay rally in New Delhi.
7.20 pm: DMK to back Congress in the Lok Sabha election.
7.14 pm: After two days in Varanasi, what I understood is that Narendra Modi is losing here, Arvind Kejriwal said.
7.11 pm: Mukhtar Ansari, criminal-turned-politician, says he will contest from Varanasi as an Independent candidate.
6.40 pm: NCP chief Sharad Pawar apologises to EC for his 'double voting' remark.
6.30 pm: Diesel to get costlier.
5.50 pm: AAP leader Ashutosh hits out at Narendra Modi. He said Modi is afraid of Kejriwal because he knows he would lose against him in Varanasi.
5.46 pm: Baba Ramdev says that he wants Sonia Gandhi and Uma Bharti to contest in Rae Bareli.
4.34 pm: Arvind Kejriwal responded to Narendra Modi's AK-49 jibe and tweeted-
Did Modi ji call me an agent of Pakistan and AK 49? Kya PM ke daawedar ko ye bhasha use karna shobha deta hai? .....
Did Modi ji call me an agent of Pakistan and AK 49? Kya PM ke daawedar ko ye bhasha use karna shobha deta hai? .....— Arvind Kejriwal (@ArvindKejriwal) March 26, 2014
4.00pm: Narendra Modi addresses rally in UP says Congress has broken the trust of people.
3.35 pm: Rajnath Singh addresses press conference from Lucknow, says BJP confident of winning the Lok Sabha elections.
3.07 pm: BJP hits out at Congress over poll manifesto, says the manifesto is a document of 'deceit.'
2.50 pm: AAPhits out at Narendra Modi, says he is scared of AAP's growing popularity.
2:30 pm: Supreme Court grants conditional bail to Sahara chief Subrata Roy
2:20 pm: Rahul Gandhi evades question on Congress candidate from Vadodara pulling out, admits Narendra Rawat was unsure of fighting Modi
1.45 pm: BJP set for a point-by-point rebuttal to Congress's manifesto.
1.40 pm: Congress president Sonia Gandhi formally releases the manifesto for the 2014 Lok Sabha election.
1.06 pm: Congress releases manifesto for this year's Lok Sabha poll.
1.05 pm: BCCI president N Srinivasan meets the cricket body's counsel, PS Raman, at his residence in Chennai. Raman later said it was a courtesy meeting.
1.00 pm: Former J&K IG Farooq Khan joins BJP in Narendra Modi's rally in Hiranagar in Kathua district.
12:20 pm: Modi kickstarts his series of Bharat Vijay rally. He takes a dig at J&K Chief Minister Omar Abdullah over the latter's mocking his previous rally in Jammu held last year.
12:05 pm: Narendra Modi rally in Uddhampur, Jammu and Kashmir, to begin shortly
12:00 pm: Ashok Chavan files his nomination.
11.30 am: BJP demands resignation of Akhilesh government in UP after SC slams it over the Muzaffarnagar riots.
11:00 am: The Supreme Court slams Akhilesh yadav government, says it failed to prevent the Muzaffarnagar riots. It denied any CBI or SIT probe into the riots.
10:26 am: Top Indian Mujahideen operative Tehseen Akhtar alias Monu remanded in police custody till April 2 by Delhi court
10.15 am: Congress to release poll manifesto around 12.45 pm. Priyanka Gandhi reviews last-minute preparations at the party headquarters in New Delhi.
10:00 am: No one can force me out of BCCI, I have done no wrong, says N Srinivasan
9.41 am: Fresh trial in Salman Khan hit-and-run case to begin today.
9.40 am: expelled DMk leader MK Alagiri to move court against his party.
9:30 am: Sonia Gandhi to release Congress's Lok Sabha poll manifesto today.
9:15 am: Sunny Deol likely to contest Lok Sabha polls from Ludhiana on Akali Dal ticket.
8.08 am: Kin of MH 370's passengers slam Malaysian authorities.
8.05 am: Modi to unveil BJP's 11-point vision today.
7.40 am: Mass singing to he held in Bangladesh today to celebrate the country's independence day.
7.25 am: Narendra Modi to kick of Bharat Vijay rally from Jammu and Kashmir today.
7.20 am: BCCI president N Srinivasan likely to step down today.