Bengaluru, May 29: Death toll in sweltering heat wave rises to 1826, with 414 lives claimed in AP and Telangana since Thursday.
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11.30 pm: Sepp Blatter was on Friday re-elected as the president of the world football governing body, FIFA, for the fifth consecutive time.
11.00 pm: UP food administration gives nod to prosecute Nestle in Maggi noodles row.
10.30 pm: Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju inaugurates Air India's MRO facility at Hyderabad.
10.15 pm: Cuba officially removed from US state sponsors of terror list.
9.45 pm: Low intensity blast at Lahore's Gadaffi stadium. Pakistan is hosting Zimbabwe in its first home series after 2009 terror attack on Sri Lankan cricket team.
9.20 pm: Voting has begun to choose FIFA's next president. Delegates from the world soccer body's 209 members started handing over secret paper ballots in alphabetical order.
8.15 pm: Islamic State Seizes Control of Airport in Libya's Sirte, Says Tripoli Government.
8.00 pm: It's absolutely clear that economy is in a recovery mode: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.
7.45 pm: GDP growth results for the year ending March of 2015 are in, Growth is 7.2% at basic prices and 7.3% at market prices: Finance Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi.
6.20 pm: "No radioactive substance leak at Indira Gandhi International Airport", say Atomic Energy Regulatory Board and Delhi government.
6.00 pm: The arrogance of Modi Govt has come to an extent, if a students' organisation criticizes their policies, that group is disbanded, says Congress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala.
"Is this how voice of dissent raised by youth will be suppressed in the country? this is why Rahulji has raised his voice", he says.
5.45 pm: The IT City Bengaluru, was once again, lashed by heavy rains across the city.
5.30 pm: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi tweets, "IIT student group banned for criticizing Modi Government. What next? Free speech is our right. We will fight any attempt to crush dissent and debate."
5.15 pm: Delhi HC passes interim order and directs LG to consider proposals sent by Delhi Govt.
5.00 pm: Some procedures by students' organization were not followed: HRD Minister Smriti Irani on student group banned in IIT Madras issue
4.45 pm: Fresh bombing attack on Shia mosque in Saudi's Eastern Province.
4.30 pm: We all know that the cabinet is not run as it used to be run for the last 10 years under UPA: Ambika Soni
4.00 pm: Delhi Govt to amend food safety act 2005 and introduce life imprisonment in extreme cases of adulteration. The amendment to be brought in coming budget session.
3.45 pm: PM Modi has expressed a wish to meet me, have a cup of tea whenever it's convenient for me. Will meet him on either 3rd or 4th, we'll spend some time:: Former PM HD Deve Gowda.
3.30 pm: Separatist leader Shabir Shah's supporters wave Pakistan flag in the rally in Jammu and Kashmir.
3.00 pm: NSUI protest against student group banned in IIT Madras issue, outside Smriti Irani's residence
Delhi: NSUI protest against student group banned in IIT Madras issue, outside Smriti Irani's residence pic.twitter.com/aqLgI5P7NM— ANI (@ANI_news) May 29, 2015
2.25 pm: AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa to contest from Radhakrishnan Nagar in the bypoll here.
2.00 pm: World no. 1 Saina Nehwal shocked by 5th seed Wang Shixian in Australian Open quarterfinal
12.40 pm: IIT - Madras dean reacts to student group ban, says student group violated norms
12.31 pm: The radio active leak at the Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport has been plugged. Investigations are still on on how the incident occurred.
12.25 pm: Radioactive substance came from Istanbul for Fortis hospital in Delhi
12.04 pm: Radioactive leak detected at Delhi's IGI Airport, NDRF anti-sabotage team on spot: PTI
11.45 am: SC issues notice to Kejriwal-led Delhi government, directs HC to look into MHA notification
11.38 am: Terrorists opened fire at a police personnel guarding a bank in J&K's Shopian district injuring one.
11.18 am: HRD Ministry to prepare point to point rebuttal on charges to counter allegations levelled by Congress in its report card on Modi government
10.45 am: Fire breaks out on the 5th floor of Udyog Bhawan. 3 fire tenders at the spot.
10.10 am: PM Narendra Modi chairs a high-level meeting to review the preparations for International Yoga Day
9.33 am: Former Bihar CM Jitan Ram Manjhi meets PM Modi, fuels speculation of possible tie up between his newly launched party and BJP
9.15 am: Parliamentary panel meet today to begin work on Land Bill
8.36 am: Scientist S Christopher (right ) to be the new Director General of DRDO
8.20am: Centre has no plan to ban beef across India, says Venkaiah Naidu
8.00am: Death toll in sweltering heat wave rises to 1826, with 414 lives claimed in AP and Telangana since yesterday.