11. 00 pm: Iraqi PM Nuri al-Maliki in the driver's seat to retain his post for 3rd term.
10.25 pm: Rashtrapati Bhawan forecourt prepares
for Modi swearing-in ceremony.
10.12 pm: BJP leader Uma Bharti praises Baba Ramdev says he contributed to Modi's victory.
10.00 pm: U.S. announces charges against 5 Chinese military workers accused of hacking U.S. companies.
9.15 pm: Narendra Modi to meet President Pranab Mukherjee tomorrow at 2.30 pm.
8.25 pm: Telugu Desam Party president Chandrababu Naidu meets AP Governor
8.01 pm: "Sonia Gandhi accepted the blame for defeat in LS polls and offered to resign," says Congress
7.01 pm: Congress Working Committee meeting ends in New Delhi. Reports suggest that Sonia and Rahul offered to resign.
6.38 pm: Sharad Yadav tells Times Now that Jitan Ram Manjhi would be the next Bihar CM.
6.24 pm: There can be talks only in a peaceful environment. We have already told our stand on the issue: Subramanian Swamy on Pak statement
6.14 pm: Congress party workers raised slogans in support of Rahul Gandhi outside party headquarters in New Delhi.
5.45 pm: Former Intelligence Bureau chief Ajit
Kumar Doval meets BJP president Rajnath
5.13 pm: C Rangarajan resigns as chairman of PM's economic advisory council.
5.10 pm: CWC meet underway<blockquote class="twitter-tweet blockquote" lang="en"><p>Rahul Gandhi at Congress Working Committee meeting to introspect on party's poll debacle <a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%23IndiaDecides2014&src=hash">#IndiaDecides2014</a> <a href="http://t.co/jwkSsdlw3g">pic.twitter.com/jwkSsdlw3g</a></p>— NDTV (@ndtv) <a href="https://twitter.com/ndtv/statuses/468358459084111873">May 19, 2014</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>
4.43 pm: Congress chief Sonia Gandhi, her deputy Rahul Gandhi and outgoing PM Manmohan Singh reach for CWC meet.
4.26 pm: Congress Working Committee meeting begins at party headquarters.
4.21 am: Nitish Kumar goes to meet Governor, refuses to comment on anything.
4.13 pm: SC refuses to consider Sahara plea to change Subrata Roy's custody to house arrest for now.
4.00 pm: Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat sacks state tourism minister Amrita Rawat
3.55 pm: CWC meeting to begin soon at party headquarters.
3:26 pm: Nitish won't reconsider, New government in Bihar soon.
3:25 pm: Sushma Swaraj being considered for the HRD Ministry even as she wants one of the top 4 ministries: CNN IBN
3:00 pm: Decide on making peace or be daggers drawn," says Pakistan Envoy to India, Abdul Basit
2:13 pm: Tarun Tejpal allowed to attend mother's funeral in police custody
2:10 pm: Gunbattle in Chadoora, Jammu and Kashmir
1: 56 pm: Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray to meet Narendra Modi tomorrow, may attend BJP parliamentary party meet
1:40 pm: Tarun Tejpal moves SC for release to attend mother's cremation
12:56 pm: Will give issue-based support to Modi, says Jagan Mohan Reddy
12:20 pm: 31 children burned to death in Colombia bus accident
12:17 pm: Entire Congress Working Committee likely to resign at meeting today: Sources tell CNN-IBN
12:05 pm: Man tries to immolate himself outside CM residence in Patna
12:05 pm: AAP rejects Congress' support offer, Delhi set for repoll
11:40 am: UP Minister Satai Ram dies in accident at unmanned railway crossing
11:36 pm: AIADMK sources say TN CM Jayalalithaa is likely to attend Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony in Delhi.
11:34 am: President of Russia tweets 'Congratulations' to Modi
11:21 am: Bihar wont develop under Nitish Kumar, a new leadership is required: Ashwini Chaubey, BJP
11:00 am: Decision (Nitish Kumar's resignation) is in favor of nation, party & Nitish ji, was difficult decision but is final and right: Sharad Yadav
10:15 am: Various BJP leaders meet in Delhi to decide cabinet roles, Varun Gandhi, Najma Heptulla meet Rajnath Singh
10:00 am: Delhi: Arun Jaitley and Amit Shah reach Gujarat Bhawan to meet Narendra Modi
9:30 am: Salman Khan reaches Sessions Court for hit and run case hearing
9:00 am: Tarun Tejpal's mother passes away
8.06 am: 23 killed in bus accident in
8.05 am: Book claims that the MH370, which is missing for 71 days now, was gunned down by the US and Thai armies during a drill.
8.00 am: 11 DMk cadres arrested for attacking media.
7.48 am: Samajwadi Party and RJD to have meeting today to analyse poll debacle.
7.47 am: 16th Lok Sabha is the richest Lok Sabha ever with 442 Crorepati MPs. The richest MP is Guntur's Jayadev Galla.
7.45 am: Crucial meeting of the Congress Working Committee today. Will Sonia and Rahul Gandhi offer to quit after the poll debacle?