Oct 19: Supreme Court to hear Cauvery water dispute, today. Meanwhile, Supreme Court to also hear plea of 9 rebel Uttarakhand MLAs challenging the state HC's order against their disqualification.
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10:15 pm: JNU missing student: Delhi Police Commissioner Alok Kumar Verma briefs HM Rajnath Singh on the issue.
9:50 pm: Ceasefire violation: Local residents in Rajouri scared of traveling.
9:15 pm: Blanket ban on Indian TV content comes into force, effective october 21.
8:45 pm: Jaya's health: Transport department employees offer special prayers for the speedy recovery of CM.
8:00 pm: ADHM protets: 12 arrested MNS workers sent to Judicial Custody till Nov 4th.
7:30 pm: Indian and Chinese armies today held the second joint tactical exercise.
7.08 pm: 2 yrs back BJP was talking abt development, but now they dont even have courage to contest elections on plank of development: Gaurav Bhatia.
7.07 pm: We all will put in our best to ensure SP comes back to power, I am hopeful that Akhilesh will be part of celebrations: Gaurav Bhatia (SP).
7.00 pm: Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah attends all party meeting to discuss on Mahadayi water dispute in Bengaluru.
6.45 pm: 20 Indian fishermen apprehended by Srilankan Navy near International Maritime boundary line along with one country boat.
6.30 pm: Fourth meeting of GST council to be held in 3rd-4th November in Delhi: FM Arun Jaitley.
6.15 pm: Ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Manjakot Sector of Rajouri district. 1 jawan injured in J&K.
6.00 pm: I would say that we have converged towards a consensus, formal announcement after working out details will be made in next meet: FM.
5.45 pm: Source of funds on basis of which compensation to losing states will b funded,on this issue we're virtually converged towards a consensus:FM.
5.30 pm: West Bengal: Ruckus during Union Minister Babul Supriyo's visit in Asansol.
5.25 pm: 20 Indian fishermen apprehended by Srilankan Navy near International Maritime boundary line along with one country boat.
5.15 pm: Case is listed before the Chief metropolitan magistrate on 24th we'll request court to proceed with matter: Manik Dogra, Jaitley's advocate.
5.00 pm: Petition dismissed saying no prejudice is caused to him&other co-accused during pendency of civil and criminal proceedings simultaneously: Manik.
4.45 pm: Kejriwal had filed petition before Delhi HC asking for stay of criminal proceedings,HC dismissed petition: Manik Dogra,FM Jaitley's advocate.
4.30 pm: Postal network to be used for distribution of the Chana dal and other pulses should be taken up through postal network.
4.15 pm: House of Ex Minister Peer Mohammad Hussain attacked by unidentified men in Anantnag (J&K).
4.00 pm: Cabinet Secretary reviewed availability and prices of essential commodities at a high-level meet of top government functionaries.
3.45 pm: Women in Varanasi gather to take part in rituals of the Karva Chauth festival.
3.25 pm: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav to start campaigning for the upcoming polls in the state from November 3rd in a 'Rath'.
3.10 pm: Delhi High Court rejects Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's plea seeking to stay proceedings in the criminal defamation case against him.
3.00 pm: Hyderabad Task Force Police busted counterfeit Indian currency smuggling Racket, three persons apprehended.
2.39 pm: A girl accidentally falls into a septic tank in the backside of Sant Sujan Singh International School in Swaroop Nagar, Delhi.
2.32 pm: Hyderabad High Court stays CCS proceedings against Michael Joseph Ferreira and others involved in Qnet case.
2.23 pm: 3 died & other 3 injured in a clash between two groups in Muktsar, Punjab.
2.21 pm: Fire breaks out near Charkop Industrial Estates in Kandivali West (Mumbai); four fire fighting vehicle's rushed to the spot.
2.18 pm: The time has come for us to say that, yes we can do this: Aung San Suu Kyi (State Counsellor Of Myanmar)
2.17 pm: We are confident that our countries can overcome challenges: Aung San Suu Kyi (State Counsellor Of Myanmar)
2.16 pm: We have always admired India for being the greatest democracy in the world: Aung San Suu Kyi (State Counsellor Of Myanmar)
2.14 pm: Archaeological Survey of India will soon begin work on restoring 2 temples & inscriptions of King Mindon & King Baygyidaw in Bodh Gaya: PM
2.13 pm: Our societies enjoy centuries old cultural connect. We offered assistance in restoring pagodas that were damaged in recent earthquake: PM
2.12 pm: Agreed that close security co-ordination in border areas & sensitivity to each other's strategic interests, will serve mutual interests: PM
2.11 pm: As close and friendly neighbours, the security interests of India and Myanmar are closely aligned: PM Modi
2.10 pm: We have agreed to enhance our engagement in several areas including agriculture, power, renewable energy and power sector: PM Modi
2.09 pm: India has a robust development cooperation programme with Myanmar: PM
2.08 pm: As you lead Myanmar to become a modern and prosperous nation, India and its friendship will stand with you in full support & solidarity: PM
2.06 pm: I welcome Excellency to her second home. It is an honor for us to receive you in India: PM Modi
2.04 pm: India-Myanmar issue joint press statement
1.46 pm: Vizag: INS Tihayu commissioned by Eastern Naval Command Chief HCS Bisht.
1.30 pm: Hospital Administration and fire officials to attend the meet with Health Minister today.
1.29 pm: Delhi Health Min calls emergency review meetof officials over fire safety of Govt hospitals in Delhi after Odisha Sum hospital fire tragedy.
1.19 pm: Former Goa Chief Minister Churchill Alemao joins NCP party in Goa.
1.12 pm: Earlier lawmakers used to defect for Rs. 50 lakh, and now not even a corporator will switch sides with that amount: Ajit Pawar, NCP
1.09 pm: Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan accepts resignation of Lok Sabha PDP MP from Srinagar, Tariq Hamid Karra.
1.06 pm: 44 persons 'involved in terror activities arrested in Baramulla (J&K); 700 houses searched in 12 hours, Chinese & Pak flags seized: Army
12.59 pm: NHRC issues a notice to Govt of Odisha over fire in a Bhubaneswar hospital resulting in death of 22 persons and injury to several others.
12.37 pm: We see some protocol breach. Inquiry report will come soon. State Govt should see punitive action taken: JP Nadda
12.35 pm: Prima facie I find some safety issues which need to be addressed, people's faith need to be reposed: JP Nadda #SumHospitalFireMishap
12.34 pm: Unitech matter in SC: Rs. 15 crores already deposited in the registry by the builder will be disbursed on a pro rata basis. Investors will have to deposit their relevant documents to obtain the money. Next hearing to take place in the second week of January.
12.27 pm: Hyderabad police task force bust a fake currency gang, seized Indian fake currency made by Pakistan; 3 held & 9 lakhs seized.
12.26 pm: Protest outside Sum Hospital over fire incident, demanding Rs.15 lakh compensation and jobs for the victims.
12.14 pm: IAF MI-17 v5 crashed after taking off frm north Badrinath.All crew safe,no damage to civil property.COI ordered. More details awaited
12.11 pm: Krishna Water Disputes Tribunal orders Telangana and Andhra Pradesh Govt to share water; upholds Karnataka and Maharashtra Govts arguments'.
12.09 pm: Hardik is someone whom we have told to go and bowl freely,at this time of his career, we have given him freedom: Anil Kumble, Indian coach.
12.06 pm: Delhi: PM Narendra Modi meets Aung San Suu Kyi (State Counsellor Of Myanmar).
11.56 am: We are hoping for justice: G. Parameshwara, Karnataka Home Minister on SC's hearing on #CauveryIssue.
11.40 am: Nine birds found dead, so far at the National Zoological Park Delhi, some of them have tested positive for H5 Avian influenza virus.
Delhi: National Zoological Park temporarily shut after avian flu detected, 9 birds have died so far due to bird flu pic.twitter.com/WaWFTROI9o— ANI (@ANI_news) October 19, 2016
11.32 am: Supporters offer prayers outside Apollo Hospital, Chennai for the speedy recovery of Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa.
Chennai: Supporters offer prayers outside Apollo Hospital for the speedy recovery of Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa pic.twitter.com/sSFjyk4vWV— ANI (@ANI_news) October 19, 2016
11.18 am: Malayalam actor and Rajya Sabha MP Suresh Gopi joins BJP.
11.13 am: Hyderabad police arrests Padma Bhushan awardee Michael Ferreira in multi crore Qnet fraud.
11.00 am: LeT threatens Baramulla SHO after raids in Valley. 44 held in Baramulla for terror-related activities.
10.32 am: Four hospital officials arrested for Odisha fire mishap.
10.00 am: Tamil Nadu Finance Minister O Panneerselvam reaches Tamil Nadu Secretariat, to chair Cabinet meeting.
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Finance Minister O Panneerselvam reaches Tamil Nadu Secretariat, to chair Cabinet meeting, today pic.twitter.com/6wBB9geCfY— ANI (@ANI_news) October 19, 2016
9.45 am: One Naxal arrested by security personnel in Bijapur district of Chhattisgarh.
9.17 am: Tamil Nadu Finance Minister O Panneerselvam to chair a Cabinet meeting, today for the first time after Jayalalithaa was admitted to the hospital.
8.55 am: Srinagar (J&K): Shutdown and restrictions continue for the 103rd day.
Srinagar (J&K): Shutdown and restrictions continue for the 103rd day. pic.twitter.com/X6aJlEogCe— ANI (@ANI_news) October 19, 2016
8.35 am: Five of a family killed, several injured after a bus rammed into a car in Ludhiana (Punjab).
8.14 am: Vice President Hamid Ansari visited Tipaza museumin Algeria.
Algeria: Vice President Hamid Ansari visited Tipaza museum (earlier visuals) pic.twitter.com/x1SM5JxPn3— ANI (@ANI_news) October 19, 2016
8.00 am: NGT to hear Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI)'s petition seeking permission to construct a water taxi project on Yamuna.