Bengaluru, Apr 5: The train Gatimaan Express was flagged off today and will run between H. Nizammuddin station and Agra Cantt. Station.
Get all the latest news updates of the day:
11.54 pm: Police has lodged a case FIR no 45 at Police Station Nigeen & investigation has begun. Situation has been brought under control, says J&K police.
11.53 pm: Srinagar: CRPF deployed inside NIT Srinagar campus after few students were lathi charged by police,earlier this morning.
10.24 pm: NIA detains suspected ISIS recruit, a resident of Karnataka from Pune airport for verification.
10.23 pm: FIR registered against Rahul Raj Singh under IPC Sections 306, 504, 506, 323: Vikram Deshmane,DCP.
10.22 pm: 1 ULFA terrorist and 1 police personnel killed in an encounter following yesterday's bomb blast in Goalpara district of Assam.
9.39 pm: 1 terrorist killed in ongoing encounter between security forces and terrorists in Pulwama (J&K), search ops underway.
9.38 pm: Icelandic PM resigns in wake of Panama Papers scandal.
9.37 pm: We have full faith in the police and the judicial system, we will get justice, Pratyusha Banerjee's father.
9.01 pm: We've released sketch of suspect, probe underway, says DH Nimbale, DCP on Namdhari community leader Chand Kaur murder
8.05 pm: He (Rahul Raj Singh)should be jailed & never released.He tortured my daughter a lot, says Soma Pratyusha Banerjee's mothher.
7.47 pm: I want all ceiling fans need to removed from all houses, this is what people use to commit suicide, says Rakhi Sawant.
7.35 pm: Govt should give Rs.5 crore compensation to Pratyusha Banerjee 's family, this was a murder, says Rakhi Sawant.
7.30 pm: Rahul used to torture her, I used to tell him not to do this, says Rakhi Sawant on Pratyusha Banerjee suicide case.
7.20 pm: Prime Minister Narendra boarded e-rickshaw in Noida.
7.01 pm: Himachal Pradesh BJP MLAs led by Prem Kumar Dhumal meet Governor Acharya Dev Vrat ,demand the dismissal of state government in Shimla.
7.00 pm: The involvement of Pakistanis in the Pathankot attack is self evident, says source.
6.34 pm: A petition has been filed in Lahore High Court seeking ban on the exhibition of Indian movies in Pakistan.
6.25 pm: Condition of NIA officer Tanzil Ahmed's wife continues to be critical, says Health Bulletin.
6.24 pm: PM Narendra Modi having "Chai pe Charcha" with families of E-Rickshaw beneficiaries in Noida.
6.15 pm: Mandate of Committee will be to study all types of gaps in fencing and other vulnerabilities in the International Border on Indo-Pak Border.
6.00 pm: 3 DMDK MLAs including their spokespersons and other functionaries expelled from the party for anti-party activities.
5.45 pm: It is possible that my name has been misused.I've paid all my taxes including on monies spent by me overseas, says Amitabh Bachchan on panama papers.
5.30 pm: PM Narendra Modi flags off e-rickshaws under 'Stand Up India' scheme.
5.15 pm: Army Chief Gen Dalbir Singh and Syed Akbaruddin, Permanent Representative of India to UN met Mr Ban Ki-Moon, UN Secy General on Tuesday, April 4
5.00 pm: PM Narendra Modi speaking at the launch of 'Stand up India' initiative in Noida.
4:34 pm: Encounter between terrorists and security forces underway in Gadura (Pulwama, J&K). Two terrorists believed be trapped inside a residential house.
4:19 pm: PM Modi, FM Arun Jaitley interacting with beneficiaries of Stand Up India over tea.
4:12 pm: PM Modi arrives at venue of launch of Standup India initiative in Noida, will also flag-off 5100 e-rickshaws.
4:09 pm: Hearing for National Herald matter in Delhi HC adjourned for Wednesday.
3:50 pm: SC questions BCCI state allocation of funds, says funds distributed like a 'mutually beneficial society' without any rationale.
3.29 pm: Delhi HC to resume hearing in Virbhadra Singh's DA case tomorrow.
3.27 pm: Jayalalithaa DA case adjourned to tomorrow.
3.15 pm: Delhi HC asks Himachal Pradesh CM Virbhadra Singh, why he does not appear before CBI himself in the DA case against him.
3.00 pm: Locals in Masurdi village of Latur wait for the water tanker to arrive.
2.55 pm: Our life is just dependent on water tanker coming and going. We have nothing else to do, says a local resident Shakuntala.
2.35 pm: Locals in Masurdi, Latur (Maharashtra) clamour for water resources.
2.28 pm: The disproportionate assets has been exaggerated says Nageshwar Rao appearing for Jayalalithaa. He says that the DVAC was wrong in concluding that the amount was Rs 30 crore. It just comes up to Rs 67 lakh and that too this money is part of her savings.
2.08 pm: Bihar will set an example for the country, says Bihar CM Nitish Kumar on complete ban on alcohol in the state.
2.05 pm: India included names of Masood Azhar,Rauf and others,though India asked Pakistan JIT about progress of letter rogatory: NIA sources
1.50 pm: Earthquake measuring 5 on the Richter scale hits Meghalaya.
1.40 pm: Encounter breakouts in Dardpora Lolab forest area in Kupwara (J&K) between security forces & terrorists.
1.25 pm: Sarfraz Ahmed appointed as Captain of Pakistan T20 team: PCB
1.15 pm: No hotels and bars will serve alcohol now, no license will be given, says Bihar CM Nitish Kumar.
1.10 pm: Complete ban on alcohol (foreign and domestic) in Bihar.
1.04 pm: The prosecution has completely failed to provide evidence that there were financial transactions between Jayalalithaa and Sasikala. There were allegations made against my client, but they are just allegations as there is nothing to prove that financial transactions were made between the two, says Nageshwar Rao.
12.55 pm: India's 1st Semi-High Speed Train 'Gatimaan Express' reached Agra, departed from Delhi this morning after flag off.
12.40 pm: BJP Chief Amit Shah addresses a rally in Nalbari district, Assam.
12.25 pm: MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan attends Simhasth Kumbh Mahaparv Mela in Ujjain.
12.23 pm: The entire case against my client is false and motivated. Nothing to suggest that she held assets disproportinate to her known source of income, says Nageshwar Rao.
12.05 pm: SC issues notice to Centre & all states on a plea seeking national plan facilitating effective steps for mitigation of agriculture disaster.
12.03 pm: IT evidence is admissible. The Supreme Court had said that both the manual of the Director of Vigilance Chennai and IT evidence is admissible in law. The trial court however did not consider the clean chit given by the IT tribunal while sentencing Jayalalithaa, says Nageshwar Rao.
12.01 pm: The IT returns were all filed before the chargesheet in this case was filed. In fact it was only in the case of Namathu MGR that the IT returns were not filed before the chargesheet- Nageshwar Rao.
11.59 am: Where is the money flow between Jayalalithaa and Sasikala Natrajan? There is no money flow between Jayalalithaa, Sasikala, Ilavarasi and Sudhakaran, Nageshwar Rao tells Supreme Court.
11.51 am: The trial court's order convicting Jayalalithaa was not right. It even slapped a fine of Rs 100 crore. It must be noted that the trial court had taken into account the clean chit given by the income tax tribunal. However while sentencing her the same had not been concerned, says Nageshwar Rao.
11.50 am: RBI's announcement of 25BPS is in line with direction in which government would like the economy to move, says Shaktikanta Das (Economic Affairs Secretary).
11.49 am: The property in question has been acquired by legal means, contends, L Nageshwar Rao appearing for Jayalalithaa. In such cases, the onus is on the prosecution to prove the guilt. The defence cannot be asked to prove the innocence.
11.35 am: This is a politically motivated case. There has been a deliberate attempt to over-value the properties, Nageshwar Rao says.
11.34 am: Jayalalithaa cannot be made to explain the assets or acquirement of property by others, L Nageshwar Rao arguing on behalf of the Tamil Nadu CM says.
The Supreme Court has adjourned a plea by a senior advocate questioning the locus standi of Karnataka in filing the appeal by six weeks.
11.18 am: RBI hints at licensing other differentiated banks, like custodian banks, those concentrating on wholesale and long-term financing.
11.07 am: Repo rate slashed by 25BPS, down from 6.75% to 6.50%.
10.35 am: North Korea video shows rocket attacks on South Korea's president and other govt buildings in Seoul (PTI).
10.05 am: Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu flags off India's first semi-high speed train Gatimaan Express.
9.10 am: Four Indian fishermen alongwith one boat apprehended by Sri Lankan navy near Palk Strait.
8.35 am: Three dead as tractor ran over four people in Jagdeo path(Patna) in early morning hours, condition of one remains serious.
8.28 am: Foreign couple allegedly manhandled by drunk men at a tourist spot in Ajmer.
8.00 am: Blast outside BJP office in Goalpara, Assam, six policemen injured.