Bengaluru, July 20: Union Cabinet approves introduction of The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill 2016 in Parliament
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11.14 pm: BJP suspends Dayashankar Singh from the party for six years for derogatory slur against BSP chief Mayawati.
11.07 pm: We are very confident of the young group that we have, says Jason Holder ahead of 1st test vs India in Antigua, tomorrow.
10.43 pm: Shami is a complete package, he is a gun bowler and bowling very well. Hope he delivers for us, says Virat Kohli.
10.42 pm: Wicket is no different from what we play at home,will be a decent batting wicket, says Virat ahead of 1st test vs West Indies in Antigua, tomorrow.
10.39 pm: KL Rahul has established himself as the 3rd opener,we need to take hard calls at times. Equal opportunity will be given to everyone, says V Kohli.
10.37 pm: We go with horses for courses, seeing the condition we pick the best for us. Good thing to have lots of options, says Virat Kohli in Antigua.
10.35 pm: Want to pay our condolences to Mohd Shahid, he was a legend. May God be with his family and may his soul RIP, says Virat.
10.32 pm: Body of Hockey legend Mohammed Shahid arrives at his residence at Varanasi.
10.31pm: Lucknow: FIR has been lodged under the SC/ST act and we will investigate, says UP Police on Dayashankar Singh.
9.08 pm: Gujarat: Chief Minister Anandiben Patel met victims of Una incident, earlier today.
8.40 pm: Lok Sabha adjourned till 11 am tomorrow.
8.19: Cabinet gives ex-post-facto approval for MoU signed between India & Swiss State Secretariat for Education,Research & Innovation in skilldev.
8.17 pm: Cabinet gives its approval for establishment of a new AIIMS at Gorakhpur in UttarPradesh at a cost of Rs.1011 cr
8.16 pm: Cabinet approves procurement of Control Units, Ballot Units and Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail Units during the next 3 years.
8.15 pm: Cabinet approves introduction of The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill 2016 in Parliament.
7.47 pm: We submitted a detailed Memorandum, earlier today to Governor wherein steps to ease the tension in Jammu and Kashmir were mentioned, says NC.
7:00 pm: Its not enough for BJP to remove Dayashankar Singh from his post, he should be sacked from the party: TN CM Jayalalithaa
6:50 pm: Modi ji please give up betrayal, you are betraying public everyday; give this up, not LPG: Congress.
6:35 pm: Russian Olympic Committee head categorically opposes boycott of Rio games: Reuters.
6:30 pm: I regret that Jammu and Kashmir National Conference is unable to participate under the circumstances: J&K National Conference.
6:20 pm: Extremely unfortunate that it has taken almost two weeks for CM to call a meeting (on Kashmir Unrest) of all political parties: NC.
6:00 pm: Bhubaneswar(Odisha): CBI filed a chargesheet against SV Sampath, Director of M/s Sastra Enterprises Ltd and M/s. Sastra Enterprises Ltd.
5:50 pm: National Conference to boycott All Party meeting called by J and K Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti to discuss security situation tomorrow.
5:40 pm: Shutdown in J&K by separatists extended upto 25th July, curfew continues.
5:30 pm: ED summons Pratibha,wife of Himachal Pradesh CM Virbhadra Singh, in connection with money laundering case against her husband.
5:20 pm: This is not the 1st time that Rahul Gandhi has been found sleeping in parliament: Shrikant Sharma, BJP.
4:57 pm: BJP should come forward and expel him (Dayashankar Singh) from the party. Removing him from the post is not enough: SP.
4:40 pm: UP BJP leader Dayashankar Singh removed from all party posts over misogynistic remark against BSP chief.
4:10 pm: Will lodge FIR against Dayashankar Singh, drag him in court: Satish Mishra, BSP leader.
Will lodge an FIR against Dayashankar Singh and drag him in court, will do whatever possible: Satish Mishra,BSP pic.twitter.com/dHfokGIQok— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) July 20, 2016
3.50 pm: Rajya Sabha adjourned till 11 am tomorrow after uproar over UP BJP VP Dayashankar Singh's comparison of BSP Chief Mayawati with a sex worker
3.40 pm: I apologise for the remark I made: UP BJP VP Dayashankar Singh who compared BSP Chief Mayawati with a sex worker
3.30 pm: Kashmiri student of Barkatullah University, Bhopal who was allegedly thrashed y'day files a complaint with the police.
3.30 pm: Dayashankar Singh should be arrested otherwise, if in response to this people get violent, it will not be on my conscience: Mayawati in RS
3.25 pm: A total of 99 of Turkey's roughly 360 armed forces generals have been arrested following failed military coup - Turkish officials: Reuters
3.20 pm: I am grateful that Arun Jaitley ji and other leaders in the House have supported me: Mayawati in RS
3.10 pm: I should tell Mayawati ji that the party shares her grief over this issue, I will look into this matter, we stand with her: Arun Jaitley
3.00 pm: A man speaks with such language on the day both houses are discussing issues on violence on Dalits?: Renuka Chowdhury in RS on Mayawati issue
3.00 pm: Uproar in Rajya Sabha, BSP demands arrest of BJP state VP Dayashankar Singh for comparing BSP Chief Mayawati with a sex worker
In July 2010, stone pelting happened for 3 months in J&K. Who was responsible for that?: Anurag Thakur in LS— ANI (@ANI_news) July 20, 2016
2.50 pm: SC refuses to allow Uttarakhand rebel MLAs to participate in upcoming assembly session.
2.45 pm: Govt should tell the nation why no one went there to take stock of the situation?: Jyotiraditya Scindia in LS
BJP UP party chief Keshav Maurya apologises over BJP state VP Dayashankar Singh's comparison of BSP Chief Mayawati with a sex worker— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) July 20, 2016
2.30 pm: How can anyone sleep in so much uproar? He was not sleeping.There are much bigger issues to discuss: Renuka Choudhary,Cong on Rahul Gandhi
2.17 pm: Rajya Sabha adjourned till 2:30 pm after uproar by opposition continues over Una incident.
2.15 pm: Somnath: Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel meets family members of the victims of Una incident.
2:05 pm: Congress VP Rahul Gandhi caught napping in Lok Sabha again: Report
2:04 pm: Cabinet to take up coal linkage auctions today,auctions will help power projects in the country
1:50 pm: Special court grants interim bail till July 22 to Director General Corporate Affairs B K Bansal, whose wife and daughter committed suicide.
1:40 pm: Arunachal Pradesh assembly speaker moves SC against constitution bench judgement notings against him.
1.26 pm: UP BJP VP Dayashankar Singh uses derogatory language against BSP Chief Mayawati, compares her to a prostitute.
1.15 pm: NGT directs DDA to provide space to DTC and police for the purpose of parking of de-registered vehicles.
1.00 pm: Vehicles which have national permit but covered under the directions of NGT will not enter Delhi, However can bypass Delhi, says NGT.
12.45 pm: We're in touch with countries that can assist us in locating him, not only at my level but PM himself held discussions during his visits, says Sushma Swaraj.
12.30 pm: We are making continuous efforts to locate Father Tom (Kerala priest abducted in Yemen, says Sushma Swaraj in Lok Sabha.
12.15 pm: During Congress rule in Gujarat number of cases of atrocities against Dalits were high,sharp decline since BJP is in power, says Rajnath Singh.
12.10 pm: Rajya Sabha adjourned till 2 PM.
12.02 pm: 40,000 thousand pieces of gelatine sticks and 35,000 pieces of detonators recovered from Naxal infested Kaithkund area of Dumka in Jharkhand.
11.52 am: We are continuing our efforts.If someone doesn't agree once,doesn't mean they'll never agree.We're engaging with China, says Swaraj in Lok Sabha on NSG.
11.51 am: Hockey legend Mohammad Shahid passes away
11.50 am: We are making efforts to develop a consensus on GST and hope it will be passed in this session, says Swaraj in Lok Sabha.
11.49 am: FIR registered against AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan for allegedly misbehaving with a woman and for threatening her.
11.15 am: Madras High Court disposes Rajiv Gandhi assassination case convict Nalini's petition for premature release.
11.10 am: Delhi Govt orders magisterial inquiry in AAP woman worker suicide case. DM North to probe the case
11.02 am: SC agrees to hear a plea challenging validity of abortion laws in India. Petition has been filed by a woman in 24th week of her pregnancy.
10.56 am: Yet we must introspect as to what has driven scores of youth to such levels of anger and protest,even violence, says Sonia Gandhi.
10.45 am: Recent events in valley are tragic and pose grave challenge to country, militants must be dealt with firmly, says Sonia Gandhi.
10.30 am: PM Modi's meeting underway with senior ministers in his chamber in Parliament. Rajnath Singh,Venkaiah Naidu and Arun Jaitley present.
10.25 am: Govt snatched rights of adivasis,dalits and traditional forest dwellers under forest rights act 2006 & weakening environment rights, says Sonia Gandhi.
10.15 am: BJD leaders protest against Chhattisgarh Govt's dam project plans across Mahanadi, at Gandhi statue in Parliament.
10.00 am: AAP MP Bhagwant Mann moves adjournment motion notice in Lok Sabha on Una incident.
9.45 am: 3 people died in a landslide in Rimbick area of Darjeeling (West Bengal).
9.35 am: Congress gives notice in Lok Sabha on Una (Gujarat) incident.
9.25 am: Curfew constinues in JK for 12th consecutive day.
9.15 am: Una incident: State wide shutdown called by Dalit organistaion in Gujarat.
9.00 am: Normal life disrupted in Guwahati due to massive water-logging, water being pumped out from flooded streets in Assam.
8.45 am: Heavy rains trigger water logging in Guwahati, water enters residential areas, locals in distress in Assam.
8.30 am: 15-yr old Vishal passed away after he met with an accident.His heart successfully transplanted to a patient in Kochi
8.20 am: Army Chief General Dalbir Singh Suhag to visit Srinagar today, to review security situation.
8.00 am: Babri case litigant Hashim Ansari passes away in Ayodhya.