Bengaluru, Oct 21: Get all the latest news updates of the day:
9:50 pm: US VP Joe Biden will not run for President.
9:40 pm: What happened with Bank of Baroda was not a systemic matter; it was one of matter: Jayant Sinha, MoS Finance.
9:35 pm: Spent long time discussing compliance, to make sure that our banks are following best practices by global or Indian standard: Jayant Sinha.
9:30 pm: Govt imposes Anti-Dumping duty on imports of various items including on imports of Plain Medium Density Fibre Board of thickness 6 mm & above.
Other items on which anti dumping duty imposed w.e.f today include Front Axle Beam &Steering Knuckles for heavy & medium commercial vehicles.
9:25 pm: Discussed lot of issue about compliance, governance, strategy& talent development in banks:Jayant Sinha, MoS Finance.
9:10 pm: We have given 10 lakh to the family for financial assistance, will provide job to the head of the family: ML Khattar on Ballabhgarh incident
8:56 pm: Incident is being given a political angle which should not be done, this is not a caste based violence. Incident is being given a political angle which should not be done, this is not a caste based violence: Manohar Lal Khattar on Ballabhgarh incident.
8:30 pm: We need to realise that just having a robust system is not enough, just having a big police force alone not enough: Kiren Rijiju, MoS Home.
People love flouting the rules. That means the society as a whole needs to change. Ab Police ko blame karne se nahi hoga: Kiren Rijiju.
8:15 pm: We are facing all this problem because of Congress party, out of courtesy we have still invited them: Chandrababu Naidu on Sonia Gandhi.
7:50 pm: Recovered 36,000 tonnes of pulses during raids on hoarders; raids are still on: Jaitley.
7:45 pm: The group constituted by PM to monitor availability & prices of pulses had a meeting today. We assessed the present situation. The 5000 metric tonnes which had to be imported have arrived and that is being distributed: FM Arun Jaitley.
7:40 pm: Somehow I feel that police and the politicians are the punching bag, everybody has to criticize police & politicians. As a first step, we must reform our mindset. If we don't reform our mindset, the system will not change: Kiren Rijiju, MoS Home
7:30 pm: Keeping the security of their players in mind, Pak has pulled out from Asia Cup game: Abey George, event coordinator.
7:15 pm: Caste, creed, religion & sect should not be the base for any kind of communal disharmony in country:HM Rajnath Singh.
7:10 pm: Haryana CM will be meeting the family of victim of Ballabhgarh incident tomorrow, Union Minister Krishan Pal Gurjar.
6:50 pm: PM Narendra Modi releases book commemorating martyrs of CRPF, on Police Commemoration Day in New Delhi.
6:20 pm: Pakistan Blind Cricket team withdraws from playing for Asia Cup to be held next year in India.
6:00 pm: IAF Chopper which made an emergency landing in BKC area of Mumbai takes off.
5:30 pm: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley calls a high level meeting at 7 pm over increasing prices of pulses.
5:10 pm: Holy texts desecration issue, BSF flag march in Ludhiana.
4:30 pm: Physical fight between BJP leader Navin Patel and a woman BJP corporator in Daman.
4:00 pm: Ballabhgarh incident: Haryana Chief Minister ML Khattar's visit to the village postponed.
3:20 pm: IAF Chopper MI-17 makes emergency landing after hydraulic failure at Bandra-Kurla Complex (BKC) in Mumbai.
2:55 pm: Rajasthan textbooks are being rewritten to remove chapters on Mandela, Wordsworth.
2:30 pm: Protests at Delhi-Agra highway as villagers demand CBI probe into Haryana caste violence.
1:50 pm: Ballabhgarh incident, BSP leaders arrive to meet villagers blocking Faridabad-Ballabhgarh highway.
1:20 pm: This is an unfortunate incident, I talked to Haryana CM over this, says HM Rajnath Singh on Ballabgarh incident.
1:00 pm: The family wants a CBI probe. In Haryana the Govt is not of the weaker and poorer sections, says Rahul Gandhi.
12.18 pm: Cabinet clears ordinances on creation of commercial divisions of high courts and amendment to Arbitration Act to ensure ease of doing business.
12.00 pm: Ballabhgarh Caste Violence: Dalit families protest against killing, block Faridabad-Ballabhgarh highway.
11.45 am: Mumbai civic body takes down controversial posters put up outside Shiv Sena headquarters.
11.27 am: MRTS train bound for Chennai Beach from Velacherry catches fire; passengers escape unhurt.
10.44 am: Cabinet Committee of Parliamentary Affairs (CCPA) meeting ends, no decision on winter session, next meeting on 26th October.
10.40 am: BJP blames Nitish Kumar for rising prices of dal in Bihar.
10.30 am: Ballabhgarh family burnt alive: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi to meet the family members of the victims.
9.53 am: Maha minister Ramdas Kadam hits out at Mumbai BJP Chief Ashish Shelar, calls him the reason for the Sena - BJP rift.
9.08 am: 1 terrorist gunned down, 2 jawans injured in encounter in Tangmarg, North Kashmir.
8.55 am: Gujarat ATS arrests wanted man who was absconding for 13years, in connection with alleged terror conspiracy post 2002 Godhra incident.
8.17 am: Devotees offer early morning prayers at Mumba Devi Temple in Mumbai
Navratri festival: Devotees offer early morning prayers at Mumba Devi Temple in Mumbai. pic.twitter.com/6rKoED8fWn— ANI (@ANI_news) October 21, 2015
8.14 am: A Surat Fast track Court has sent Hardik Patel to police custody till 23 Oct. Hardik Patel was arrested on Tuesday on sedition charges.
8.00 am: Cabinet Committee of Parliamentary Affairs (CCPA) to meet at 9:30AM today.