Bengaluru, June 17: 2 coaches of Bengaluru-Chennai mail derail near Chennai, no casualties. Incident took place at 5am.
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11:32 pm: Major disruption in movement of trains due to fire at Itarsi station in Madhya Pradesh: Indian Railways.
9:05 pm: Sharad Pawar re-elected as the President of Mumbai Cricket Association.
9:00 pm: People are using 'Yoga' as propaganda. We'll come out with an action plan for ‘Yoga', says Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat.
8:27 pm: Moon could not be sighted in any part of India today, said Khalid Rasheed Firangimahali (Muslim Cleric) on Ramzaan festival.
Markaazi Channd Committee, Lucknow hereby announces that first Roza will be observed on 19th Juneher added. (ANI)
8:00 pm: The missing aircraft was last located at a distance of about 95 nautical miles SE of Chennai, 16 miles off Chidambaram coast: SP Sharma, IG,Coast Guard (East) on missing CG-791 aircraft.
That is where the signals have also been picked up from the beacon by the sonar as well as the submarine, he further added.
7:30 pm: The Enforcement Directorate has issued summons to two former directors of Lalit Modi's firm. The Mumbai branch of the ED has been probing a case against Modi in connection with violations under the Foreign Exchange Management Act.
The ED was also planning on issuing a red corner notice against Lalit Modi. Currently there is a blue corner notice against him.
6.30 pm: Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje calls up BJP president Amit Shah, seeks an appointment amidst Lalit Modi row: TV reports.
6.15 pm: Pakistan's ISI had held Osama Bin Laden prisoner for nearly six years in Abbottabad and handed him over to the US in a staged raid, a media report claimed.
6.00 pm: Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje doesn't even have an excuse of helping Lalit Modi on humanitarian grounds: Sachin Pilot (Congress).
5.45 pm: Army apprehended one active female NDFB(S) terrorist from Chirang district today. A grenade and NDFB(S) propaganda docs recovered from her.
5.30 pm: CBI registers FIR against former Gujarat CM Shankarsinh Vaghela in NTC land scam.
5.15 pm: Prime Minister Modi launches 'Narendra Modi Mobile App'.
5.05 pm: Lalit Modi was being investigated under laws of India with no right to travel outside India or to live in UK: P Chidambaram.
Who took the decision to issue a fresh passport to Lalit Modi? Govt must make this public: P Chidambaram pic.twitter.com/EZIJpFhMGI— ANI (@ANI_news) June 17, 2015
4.22 pm: US Congress passes bill seeking increased intelligence cooperation with India, Israel.
4.11 pm: Modi Govt approves sixteen proposals of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) amounting to Rs. 6750.86 crore approximately: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.
4.00 pm: Lalu Prasad mocks BJP for not naming chief ministerial candidate for Bihar Assembly polls.
3.50 pm: We will talk in the court: Bimal Gurung (GJM chief) on Madan Tamang murder case.
3.40 pm: I had met Lalit Modi in London and asked him to come back to India; he had said there is security risk which is why he doesn't want to return: Sharad Pawar.
3.17 pm: Cabinet approves launch of "Housing for All 2022"aimed at urban areas for slum rehab,promotion of affordable housing for weaker sections:GOI
2.50 pm: This entire issue is being disproportionately publicized: Sharad Pawar on Sushma Swaraj-Lalit Modi row
This entire issue is being disproportionately publicized: Sharad Pawar on Sushma Swaraj- Lalit Modi row pic.twitter.com/Mp46MAJGyX— ANI (@ANI_news) June 17, 2015
2.35 pm: CBI registers FIR against former Union Textile Minister Shankersinh Vaghela in Rs 1,700-crore NTC land scam case: PTI
2.14 pm: HC issues notice to Delhi govt on plea of cab service provider, Uber, challenging rejection of its application for licence to ply. (PTI)
1.25 pm: Starbucks India withdraws some signature syrups used in India after FSSAI rejects many of its flavorings: Reports
1.10 pm: Milk samples collected from Agra sent to Kolkata for retesting, results awaited: Mother Dairy MD S Nagarajan on FDA finding detergent in milk.
12.53 pm: I visited coal mines in Chhattisgarh for first time. Land is grabbed from farmers there and they're given insufficient amount: Rahul Gandhi
12.19 pm: Rahul Gandhi arrives for "aakrosh march" by Valmiki Samaj at Jantar Mantar (Delhi)
Rahul Gandhi arrives for "aakrosh march" by Valmiki Samaj at Jantar Mantar (Delhi) pic.twitter.com/fA4HERjA2p— ANI (@ANI_news) June 17, 2015
12.16 pm: Our products not adulterated, we test all the milk we collect and supply: Mother Dairy
12.00 pm: Kashmir shuts down against the Sopore killings
11.36 am: Australia signs landmark Free Trade Agreement with China after more than a decade of negotiations (PTI)
11.22 am: Delhi Police preparing charge sheet against 21 AAP MLAs, 6 cases against Kejriwal
11.20 am: 4 moderate earthquakes with magnitudes between 4 and 5.2 jolted Nepal early today (PTI)
11.10 am: 1 dead in accident at under-construction metro station in Chennai
10.37 am: In interest of transparency, GOI should release the letters written to UK Chancellor on Lalit Modi case: P Chidambaram tweets
9.44 am: Russian President Putin says Russia beefing up nuclear arsenal, NATO chief raps his move as dangerous
9.22 am: I have never raised a finger against anyone: Pappu Yadav on charges of misbehaving with airhostess against him
9.09 am: Hospital says former Turkish president Suleyman Demirel dies at 90
8.25 am: Egyptian court sentences ex-President Morsi to death in 2011 jailbreak case
7.55 am: 2 coaches of Bengaluru-Chennai mail derail near Chennai, no casualties. Incident took place at 5am.