Sept 20: Supreme Court to hear Cauvery water dispute issue on the plea for direction to both states (Karnataka and Tamil Nadu) to take preventive measures.
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1:10 am: Bus electrocuted in Dhenkanal (Odisha), 6 passengers dead, 25 injured. Odisha CM announces Rs2 lakhs compensation to next of kin of the dead
1.00 am: Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif has telephone conversation with COAS Gen Raheel Shareef "on prevailing regional situation" : tweet by PML(N)
12: 30 am: PIA cancels all flights to Gilgit Skardu Chitral for September 21st due to "northern areas airspace restrictions": Pakistan media
11:45 pm: There were many challenges when the new State Chhattisgarh was carved out. Literacy was one among them: Raman Singh
11:15 pm: Speeding car kills a man in Mahbubnagar district of Telangana.
11:00 pm: There is no good terrorist or bad terrorist, we condemn Uri attack: French Ambassador to India
10:30 pm: This is a painful accident, detailed enquiry will happen: Punjab Edu Minister Daljit Cheema on Amritsar accident.
10: 00 pm: Punjab: Seven died after after a school bus fell into a canal in Amritsar, earlier today.
9:00 pm: Centre approves Rs550 crore for Delhi-Jaipur NH48.
8:45 pm: Cauvery row:Mandya MP C S Puttaraju submits resignation and ID card to District Collector
8:20 pm: China and India remain on a path of remarkable growth: Obama
8:10 pm: Uri attack: Candle march carried out in Moradabad to pay tributes to martyred.
8:00 pm: Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah calls a meeting of all MPs, leaders of JD(S) and BJP tomorrow.
7: 50 pm: Infiltration bid foiled in Naugam.
7:45 pm: Cong is ready to help in whatever way possible as far as our soldiers and government is concerned: Rahul Gandhi
7:35 pm: The NDA has no strategy in Kashmir, national security cant be handled like public meets: Rahul Gandhi
7:25 pm: Brahamdagh Bugti to soon visit Indian Consulate in Geneva to inquire about process for filing asylum papers.
7:14 pm: President Maithripala Sirisena of Sri Lanka called PM Modi on telephone a short while ago to condole the terror attack in Uri, J&K.
6:57 pm: Defence Minister has sought a detailed report from Army on Uri terror strike.
6:45 pm: Selection of 27 smart cities based on competition highlights the efforts of GOI towards Transforming India & faith of people & states in it.
6:31 pm: Injustice yet again says Dr Parameshwar, Karnataka's home minister on Cauvery order.
Disappointed with judgement; injustice time & again: K'taka HM G Parameshwara on SC's verdict on Cauvery water sharing pic.twitter.com/uBXvQSU0gz— ANI (@ANI_news) September 20, 2016
6:20 pm: Army foils infiltration bid in the Nowgam sector of J&K; 1 soldier critically wounded.
6.05 pm: Encounter underway between security personnel and terrorists in Handwara (J&K), one army jawan injured. More details awaited.
6.03 pm: US Secy of State John Kerry in meeting with Pak PM also stressed the need for restraint in nuclear weapons programs.
6.00 pm: Bus electrocuted in Dhenkanal (Odisha), 6 passengers dead, 25 injured. Odisha CM announces Rs 2 lakhs compensation to next of kin of the dead.
5.42 pm: Sant Kabir Nagar district (Uttar Pradesh): Tributes being paid to Sepoy Biswajit Ghorai who lost his life in Uri terror attack.
5.31 pm: Will have to wait for final decision in matter, but we are ready to co-operate with India: Bangladesh High Commissioner to India
5.20 pm: Karnataka and TN opposed order of supervisory committee which ordered release of 3,000 cusecs for ten days.
5.19 pm: Bengaluru police says there will be no bandh tomorrow.
5.07 pm: Amar Singh to be the national General Secretary of Samajwadi Party.
4.30 pm: Joint protest by Sindhi, Baloch & Kashmiris against Pakistan at the Broken Chair sculpture, UN in Geneva, Switzerland.
4.25 pm: Five terrorists killed by Army in Lachipura area of Jammu and Kashmir's Uri sector.
4.14 pm: 7 feared dead out of total 37 children after a school bus falls into a canal in Amritsar.
4.10 pm: 600 machines will be used to carry out intensive fogging on alternate days in Delhi, says Deputy CM Manish Sisodia.
4.08 pm: Mangaluru, Nagpur, Namchi,Nashik,Rourkela,Salem,Shivamogga,Thane, Thanjavur,Tirupati,Tumakuru,Ujjain,Vadodara,Varanasi,Vellore on Smarti Cities.
4.06 pm: Agra, Ajmer, Amritsar, Aurangabad, Gwalior, Hubli-Dharwad, Jalandhar, Kalyan-Dombiwali, Kanpur, Kohima, Kota, Madurai on Smart Cities.
4.05 pm: 6 bodies recovered out of total 37 children after a school bus falls into a canal in Amritsar.
4.04 pm: With this announcement, a total investment of Rs.1,44,742 cr has been proposed by 60 cities under smart city plans: Venkaiah Naidu.
4.03 pm: 5 from Maharashtra, 4 each from Tamil Nadu and Karnataka, 3 from UP
2 each from Punjab, Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh.
4.02 pm: Barak Missile test-fired successfully for second time today from Chandipur launchpad-3 at 2.26 PM in Balasore (Odisha).
3.57 pm: 63 cities have so far participated in three rounds of competition, 27 of 63 participating cities have qualified: Venkaiah Naidu on Smart Cities.
3.52 pm: People are frustrated; nobody wants to stay with Pak.There are just few people who've been threatened or bribed to stay with govt, says Brahamdagh Bugti.
3.45 pm: Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu to announce the third list of smart cities in Delhi.
3.41 pm: Fire broke out at a firework factory in South 24 Parganas of West Bengal, which has now been doused.
3.40 pm: If Pak Govt is saying everything is fine in Balochistan, then why don't they let ppl go there?There's a war-like situation: Brahamdagh Bugti.
3.36 pm: Five coaches of Howrah-Dehradun express derail in Faizabad (Uttar Pradesh), no casualties.
3.31 pm: This is a great step that Indian Government took a stand for Balochistan: Baloch leader Brahamdagh Bugti.
3.30 pm: Italian Marines matter: Next date of hearing 28th September. Answer sought from the Union government on Italy government's plea.
3.24 pm: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's roadshow in Jalaun (UP).
3.17 pm: He thought that girl was in love with someone and to revenge, he stabbed her multiple times: Madhur Verma (DCP, North Delhi) on Burari Incident.
3.15 pm: 6 bodies recovered, total 37 children were in the bus. Rescue ops on: SP Amritsar (Rural).
3.12 pm: I tried stopping people, but nobody was willing to help. After stabbing the girl he started dancing near her body, says Witness on Burari Incident.
3.10 pm: Ceasefire violation in Uri (J&K), more details awaited.
3.02 pm: They shall also take other measures which the Court had directed in some other petition: Delhi HC.
3.00 pm: MCD & Delhi Govt shall continue to take preventive and other measures so as to curb dengue & chikunguniya: Delhi HC.
2.54 pm: 'False alarm' over Saudia plane in Philippines: airline (AFP).
2.46 pm: Overseas Pakistanis to organise a massive demonstration in NYC (US) ahead of EAM Sushma Swaraj's address at the UNGA on 26th Sep.
2.41 pm: Family of the stabbed girl protest outside Sushruta Trauma Centre (ISBT) demanding justice on Burari Incident.
2.33 pm: Police surround Saudi flight at Manila airport, says aviation authority: AFP.
2.25 pm: UN says suspends all humanitarian convoys in Syria following attack: AFP.
2.18 pm: Cauvery waters case- Hearing underway in Supreme Court. M B patil water resources minister also present in court.
2.00 pm: Brahamdagh Bugti asked by the Permanent Mission of India (Geneva) to approach Embassy of India in Bern (Switzerland) for the same.
1.45 pm: Soldier attempts to commit suicide with his own service revolver, taken to hospital. Treatment underway in Chhattisgarh.
1.36 pm: I don't want to name anybody as I don't want to play any blame game, let them do whatever they want to: Swati Maliwal.
1.35 pm: If they think that they can stop us, then they are wrong. Even if they put me in jail, I will fight for our cause: DCW Chief Swati Maliwal
1.34 pm: Few ppl in Delhi who don't like the question being asked by us, are trying to create diff b/w Centre & State Govt: DCW Chief Swati Maliwal
1.33 pm: PM Modi thanked President Ghani for Afghanistan's support.
1.31 pm: Pres. Ghani strongly condemned #UriAttacks, conveyed Afghanistan's support with India against all actions to eliminate threat of terrorism.
1.26 pm: #FLASH Afghan President Ashraf Ghani spoke to PM Narendra Modi on telephone today to condole the terror attack in #Uri.
1.22 pm: J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti meets Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi in Srinagar.
1.21 pm: #Flash IAF's MiG-21 crash lands at Srinagar Airport, pilot safely evacuated but the runway was damaged. All flights have been stopped.
1.20 pm: Next of kin of martyrs in #UriAttacks to be given Rs.11 lakhs by Bihar Govt.
1.18 pm: This is a brutal case, will ask the Police commissioner for factual report in the case: Kiren Rijiju, MoS Home on #BurariIncident
1.04 pm: "Poore Pakistan ko goli se uda dena chahiye", says young daughter of slain soldier NS Rawat who lost his life in #UriAttacks.
12.55 pm: Suspicious bag discovered near an Army unit at Simbal Chowk, Pathankot. Bomb squad called at the spot.
12.48 pm: Aditya Malik is his name, 6 months back we had registered the compalin & matter was settled, until now: Brother of the stabbed girl
12.47 pm: Man was harassing my sister for long time, he stays in Rohini. We had registered complain after which he had calmed down until now: Brother
12.46 pm: Family members of the girl gathered outside Sushruta Trauma Centre (ISBT) break down after hearing the news
12.45 pm: 21-year-old woman succumbs to stab wounds, was allegedly stabbed 27-28 times by a stalker in Burari, Delhi this morning.
12.37 pm: Srinagar (J&K): Cleansing of Dal Lake being carried out in full swing amid unrest in Kashmir Valley.
12.37 pm: NDMC council to meet tomorrow to discuss the change of name of Race Course Road to Ekatma Road.
12.24 pm: Joint protest by Sindhi, Baloch & Kashmiris against Pakistan at the Broken Chair sculpture, UN at 3:30 PM IST in Geneva, Switzerland.
12.20 pm: Understanding the emotions of ppl, we should refrain from commenting. It's serious matter, not a joke: Kiren Rijiju, MoS Home on #UriAttack
12.17 pm: Action will be taken after due consideration. Action isn't taken after making announcements: Kiren Rijiju, MoS Home #UriAttack
12.18 pm: Samajwadi parivar jaisa thaa waisa hi hai, hum sab ek hoke 2017 mei SP sarkar banaenge: UP CM
12.13 pm: CBI carried out searches at 9 places in Mumbai, in matter of starting a stock exchange & allegedly violating norms.
11. 55 am: NIA to send GPS & icon satellite set to US for forensic investigation to find out what route terrorists chose, when & how they entered area.
11.54 am: Army to handover all weapons, GPS, navigation map of terrorists to NIA for further investigation.
11.52 am: NIA to collect blood samples & finger prints of 4 killed terrorists in #Uri.
11.47 am: #FLASH NIA files FIR in #UriAttacks case, 6 member NIA team to visit #Uri to collect evidence soon: NIA Sources
11.42 am: A lawyers' assc had filed this plea seeking transparency in judicial appointments. The Court stated that the demand for committee may not be constitutionally tenable and the Union government is already preparing an Memorandum of Procedure in the same regard.
11.34 am: #FLASH SC dismisses PIL on having a mechanism other than collegium to appoint judges.
11.31 am: "Wanted to study in IIT Delhi,but now I'm not sure," says young daughter of slain soldier SK Vidyarthi as family mourns his death #UriAttack
11.20 am: Ghazipur (UP): Locals carry the body of soldier Harender who lost his life in #Uriattack to a nearby Cremation ground.
11.13 am: Salem (Tamil Nadu): 2000 cusecs of water released from Mettur Dam reservoirs #Cauvery
11.03 am: Maharashtra: Wife of Lance Naik G Shankar (who lost his life in #UriAttack) pays her last tribute, Last rites ceremony underway in Satara
10.59 am: We will also send a notice to Manish Sisodia in connection with the case: MK Meena, ACB Chief on FIR registered against Swati Malliwal
10.53 am: Gaya: Proud daughter of slain Naik SK Vidyarthi says,"mujhe mere papa pe garv hai kyunki mere papa desh ke liye shaheed hui hain" #UriAttack
10.53 am: Kolkata airport authorities receives a call threatening to blow up Guwahati bound AI 729. Search op underway. More details awaited
10.37 am: Minister-in-charge Vishwas Sarang announces Rs.4 lakh compensation each for people who died in Jhabua house collapse incident.
10.35 am: Jaunpur (Uttar Pradesh): Last rites of soldier Rajesh Kumar who lost his life in #UriAttack (Sep 19)
10.32 am: Delhi: MoS PMO Jitendra Singh arrive for review meeting at MHA over #UriAttack and prevailing situation in J&K
9.52 am: Maharashtra: Mortals remains of Lance Naik G Shankar who lost his life in #UriAttack brought to Satara for last rites ceremony.
9.50 am: Kerala: 6 coaches of a Goods train derailed at Mararithottam. No casualties, no injuries. Ten passenger & some express trains are cancelled.
9.48 am: Rajasthan: Mortal remains of Havildar N S Rawat who lost his life in #UriAttack being taken to his native village from Bhim
9.46 am: Madhya Pradesh: 6 of a family died after a house collapsed due to heavy and incessant rain in Jhabua.
9.42 am: HM Rajnath Singh calls for a review meeting over #UriAttack and prevailing situation in Jammu and Kashmir at 10:30 AM, today.
9.35 am: We call on this council to take immediate measures to stop the systematic genocide of Baloch people by Pakistani state: Abdul Nawaz Bugti
9.34 am: We welcome the statement by Indian PM & permanent mission of India to highlight Pak atrocities in Balochistan: Abdul Nawaz Bugti at UNHRC
9.33 am: This further exposes the impunity with which the Pak forces operate and carry out a systematic genocide in Balochistan: AN Bugti in UNHRC
9.32 am: Pak forces claimed to have arrested over 13000 ppl frm Balochistan since 2015 bt not a single case was brought in any court of law: AN Bugti
9.31 am: Enforced disappearances & custodial killings of Baloch pol. activists by Pak security forces have intensified in last several weeks-AN Bugti
9.30 am: Worsening human rights situation in Balochistan requires immediate attention of HRC- Abdul Nawaz Bugti,Baloch Republican Party Rep. in UNHRC
9.23 am: PM ji aisa kaam kare ke Pakistan ko uske kiye ki saza mil jaye, taaki shaheed jawano ki aatma ko shanti mile: Kin of Sepoy Ganesh Shankar.
9.22 am: He always wanted to join army. PM Modi should take some strict action against Pakistan. Don't make fake promises: Villager.
9.21 am: We have also registered a case in Civil Lines PS regarding the same: Rajesh Pandey, SSP Aligarh
9.20 am: After taking cognisance of that, we informed AMU administration asking them to enquire. After probe, AMU has expelled student: SSP Aligarh
9.18 am: An objectional comment related to Uri Attack was posted on FB by a Kashmiri student studying in AMU: Rajesh Pandey, SSP Aligarh
9.16 am: Aligarh (UP)- Aligarh Muslim Univ. VC expelled a Kashmiri student over 'objectionable' comment on #UriAttack during FB discussion. (Sep 19)
9.16 am: Sant Kabir Nagar (UP): Family members mourn death of Sepoy Ganesh Shankar who lost his life in #UriAttack.
9.02 am: Gaya: If Govt fails to take stern action,will never let any of my sons to join army again: Father of Naik SK Vidarthi who died in #UriAttack
8.59 am: Candle light march held in Bengaluru to pay tribute to soldiers who lost their life in #UriAttack. (19.9.16)
8.55 am: ACB registers FIR agnst DCW Chief Swati Malliwal under Prevention of Corruption Act over alleged irregularities in appointment of DCW staffs.
8.10 am: Prohibitory orders in 5 taluks in Mandya and holiday has been declared for schools and colleges in the district.
8.00 am: Puri (Odisha): Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik pays tribute to the soldiers who lost their lives in Uri attack through his sand art