Sept 7: Karnataka begins release of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu; farmers hold protest against the release.
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11.30 pm: Andhra Pradesh will be considered as a special state, & all the support is being extended from Centre:Venkaiah Naidu.
11.05 pm: We have decided to give a special assistance measure for the state of Andhra Pradesh, this will be in form of externally aided projects: FM
10.45 pm: On behalf of Centre , we will authorise state Govt to do construction part because the state has an interest in the project (Polavaram): FM
10.30 pm: 200 people including 50 children fall sick after eating 'Khichdi prasad' in Madhya Pradesh's Agar Malwa district.
10.00 pm: PM Modi, US President Obama and Brunei''s Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah at Gala dinner hosted by Laos PM.
9.30 pm: Modi and Obama to meet tomorrow on sidelines of ASEAN summit in Laos.
FLASH: PM Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama to meet tomorrow on the sidelines of ASEAN summit in Laos
FLASH: PM Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama to meet tomorrow on the sidelines of ASEAN summit in Laos— ANI (@ANI_news) September 7, 2016
9.05 pm: Would like to ask youths to follow your dreams, but never walk on the wrong path for that: Nabeel Ahmad Wani
8.50 pm: Muslims celebrate Ganesh Chaturthi in Ahmedabad.
8.40 pm: J&K youth Nabeel Ahmad Wani tops Border security force (BSF) assistant commandant (Works) examination.
8.30 pm: PM's Special Scholarship scheme: Students from Leh, Ladakh meet HM Rajnath Singh and HRD Min Prakash Javadekar in Delhi
8.20 pm: Madhya Pradesh: Three killed in bike-tanker collission in Ujjain.
8.05 pm: PM Narendra Modi arrives for dinner hosted by Laos PM Thongloun Sisoulith
8.00 pm: Dehradun: Rio Olympian Manish Rawat awarded Police Inspector rank by Uttarakhand government.
7.28 pm: US has issues with China,India has issues with Pakistan.Interest of both has become one because of CPEC, says Hafiz Saeed.
7.00 pm: The new pact between India and US is against Pakistan, against China Pak Eco Corridor,in fact it is against the Muslim world, says Hafiz Saeed.
6.57 pm: People being rescued as part of a Tsunami mock drill in Visakhapatnam in AP.
6.45 pm: Visually challenged and partially visually challenged women in Ahmedabad take part in bride makeup competition.
6.30 pm: Tsunami mock drill held in Visakhapatnam.
6.15 pm: How can a 500 sq yard property have a tax exemption of 25 crore? AAP as usual has no important issues, says Vijay Goel.
6.00 pm: Man tries to immolate himself demanding arrest of outgoing MP Governor Ram Naresh Yadav in Vyapam Scam in Bhopal.
5.48 pm: Former Siwan MP Shahabuddin granted bail by Patna High Court in Bihar.
5.47 pm: 12 people feared drowned in Tungabhadra river in Shivamogga district, incident happened during Ganesh Visarjan in Karnataka.
5.28 pm: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan at Goud Saraswat Brahmin (GSB) Seva Mandal in Mumbai on Ganesh Chaturthi.
4.55 pm: J&K is an integral part of India, so what political solution can be there?, says Ram Madhav,BJP.
4.49 pm: PM and Govt are taking enough steps to address issues concerning border management, says Ram Madhav,BJP.
4.48 pm: We have to find better ways to manage our people living on the borders, coordination required: Ram Madhav,BJP.
4.37 pm: Illegal arms racket busted by South Kolkata police. Five people have been arrested.
4.35 pm: Delhi HC notice to Centre asking why Aadhar Card mandatory for students from minority communities for availing various central scholarships
4.16 pm: He was conveyed our hope that our accredited diplomats in Pak will be allowed to discharge their normal functions wIthout hindrance: MEA
4.15 pm: Pak High Commissioner Abdul Basit was summoned to MEA & was conveyed concern of GOI on discourtesy to Indian High Commissioner: Vikas Swarup
4.00 pm: Challenge of insurgencies significantly reduced,in NE. Even in LWE areas theres a decline in activity & area of these insurgencies:Home Secy
3.57 pm: We have insurgencies in the Left wing extremist areas in Central India: Union Home Secy Rajiv Mehrishi
3.55 pm: Terrorism and insurgency are a challenge. We have terrorism sponsored by Pakistan from across the border: Union Home Secy Rajiv Mehrishi
3.52 pm: Car packed with gas cylinders found near Paris' Notre Dame cathedral (source: AFP)
3.52 pm: If I get Padma Bhushan, I'll feel proud that the nation loves me. Awards come with responsibilities: Sushil Kumar
3.40 pm: Pakistan Envoy Abdul Basit was summoned by MEA Secretary West Sujata Mehta: Sources
3.31 pm: Iran's Supreme Leader Khamenei says 'evil' Saudi royals don't deserve to manage holy sites: AFP
3.27 pm: Pakistan Envoy Abdul Basit summoned over discourtesy to Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan Gautam Bambawale in Karachi: Sources
3.26 pm: Mumbai: Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray meets Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis.
3.20 pm: We went to meet Hurriyat leaders because we want to tell the people of Kashmir that we reached out: Sitaram Yechury
3.19 pm: Members requested govt to take effective steps to provide medical treatment to citizens & security personnel injured in agitation: J Singh
3.18 pm: If PM is going for SAARC, Indo-Pak talks should be restarted again; these contribute to long lasting solutions: Sitaram Yechury
3.14 pm: Members ask Centre and State Govt to take steps to ensure edu instns, govt offices& commercial establishments start functioning normally, says J Singh.
3.13 pm: Members appeal to the people of the state to shun the path of violence and resolve all issues through dialogue and discussion: Jitendra Singh.
3.09 pm: Delegation feels there's no place for violence in a civilised society,there can be no compromise on issue of national sovereignty: MoS PMO.
3.05 pm: MoS PMO Jitendra Singh says members of all-party delegation who visited J&K have unanimously prepared a statement.
2.41 pm: Heavy flood situation in Gaya (Bihar), SDRF rescue operations underway.
2.29 pm: SC asks Vishal Dadlani to approach Bombay High Court for the same.
2.27 pm: SC refuse to grant stay on arrest for Vishal Dadlani for allegedly hurting sentiments of Jain community with tweets on monk Tarun Sagar.
2.16 pm: So we took cognizance of these allegations made by Col Sehrawat and wrote to Punjab DGP: Paramjit Kaur
2.15 pm: AAP MLA Col Sehrawat has alleged that senior leaders Sanjay Singh and Durgesh Pathak are exploiting women in lieu of tickets: Paramjit Kaur
2.10 pm: Cauvery river water issue: Farmer attempts suicide by jumping into a canal in Mandya, rushed to hospital #Karnataka
2.00 pm: CBI files chargesheet in special CBI court Pune against accused Virendra Singh Tawade in Narendra Dabholkar murder case.
1.49 pm: PM Narendra Modi arrives in Vientiane (Laos).
1.37 pm: People want relief from cancer, drugs, mafia and they think AAP govt can solve the state's problems, says Bhagwant Mann.
1.34 pm: HM said in all party meet that reports of Govt deciding to crack down on separatists is absolutely wrong, says Sitaram Yechury.
1.28 pm: Karnataka Lokayukta Police registered a case against Chandrashekar Kakkeri, Assistant Executive Engineer, Karnataka Irrigation Corp.
1.27 pm: ED attaches provisionally, properties worth Rs. 70 Lakhs of one Chandrashekar Kakkeri under Prevention of Money Laundering Act, 2002.
1.23 pm: Four of a family (Father and three children) allegedly commit suicide by jumping into a well in Yavatmal, Maharashtra.
1.19 pm: BJP chief Amit Shah offers prayers at Lalbaugcha Raja on Ganesh Chaturthi in Mumbai.
1.15 pm: Rahul Gandhi's roadshow in Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh).
1.11 pm: However SC clarifies in its order that non uploading of FIR copy on website would not entail accused to seek any benefit in court of law.
1.05 pm: Once Pak withdraws Army from these areas surely there will be a huge uprising,China would be worried about its investment, says Tilak Devasher.
12.45 pm: Not sure how many in Pak understand but as per UN resolution,Pak will have to withdraw Army from PoK and Gilgit Baltistan, says Tilak Devasher.
12.34 pm: Farmers across the nation are suffering and PM Modi is helping industrialists, not farmers: Rahul Gandhi.
12.28 pm: There have been 1,732 incidents of riots in Kashmir. 126 people are still in hospital, 21 lost an eye, 6 of them both eyes, the Ministry for Home Affairs tells the all party delegation.
12.12 pm: Jammu and Kashmir has completely failed to handle the situation in the state, members of the All Party delegation said at a meeting today.
12.10 pm: Gujarat High Court issues notices over a petition against Pokemon Go.
11.55 am: Prohibitory orders have been clamped near the Kabini dam as protestors try to assemble.
11.50 am: Cauvery water issue: Buses and trucks from TN heading to Karnataka stopped at Hosur border.
11.22 am: Bengaluru: Karnataka Rakshana Vedike stages protest at Mysore Bank Circle against release of Cauvery water to TN.
11.14 am: Hearing on CBI appeal in SC against dropping of conspiracy charge against Lalu Yadav by Jharkhand HC in fodder scam case adjourned to Sept 28.
11.00 am: Rate should be so revenue neutral that it should be adequate enough to maintain current levels of govt revenues both at centre and state, keeping in mind the trend of buoyancy that takes place year after year but still be reasonable enough not to impose any unreasonable burden on the tax-payers itself : Arun Jaitley on GST rate.
10.26 am: KSRTC operating buses to Tamil Nadu. KSRTC buses stay off Mysuru-Bengaluru highway. No Tamil Nadu registered vehicle is being allowed into the state.
10.24 am: Security stepped up at Kolkata airport after attack threat.
10.05 am: Farmers in Mandya (Karnataka) protest against release of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu.
9.42 am: PM Narendra Modi emplanes for Vientiane (Laos)
8.50 am: Mandya (Karnataka): Protesters block road near Sanjay Circle, protesting over cauvery river water issue.
8.38 am: Militant attack on Army convoy Kralgund, in Handwara (Kupwara, J&K); three jawans injured. More details awaited.
8.12 am: Home Minister Rajnath Singh to meet Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to discuss govt strategy on J&K.
8.05 am: PM Narendra Modi to meet Prime Minister of Japan Shinzō Abe in Vientiane (Laos), today.
8.00 am: Karnataka releases water to Tamil Nadu. All party meet had decided to abide by Supreme Court order. Protests continue in Karnataka. Protestors block road in Mandya. Farmers hold protests against the release of water.