Bengaluru, Feb 9: Former Nepal PM Sushil Koirala passes away. PM Modi sends condolences, says India has lost a valued friend. Meanwhile, David Headley deposes before Mumbai court on Day 2 in connection to the 26/11 attacks.
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9.40 pm: Have mentioned to Mr Basit(Pak HC to India) as far as ppl of J&K &Hurriyat is concerned we support India-Pak engagement: Mirwaiz Umar Farooq.
Want to be part of any process aimed at resolving Kashmir &other outstanding issue b/w India-Pak-Mirwaiz Umar Farooq pic.twitter.com/rvQIBbEfBU— ANI (@ANI_news) February 9, 2016
9.30 pm: Special prayers offered for Lance Naik Hanamanthappa at Ganga Ghat in Varanasi (UP).
8.50 pm: Centre to build 900 km road for 4 Himalayan shrines of Uttarakhand-Kedarnath,Badrinath,Gangotri & Yamunotri: Nitin Gadkari.
8.45 pm: Punjab Deputy CM Sukhbir Singh Badal reaches BJP President Amit Shah's residence in Delhi.
8.35 pm: AI increases domestic ticket cancellation charges by Rs 500 from existing Rs 1500 to Rs 2000. Revised charges to come into effect from coming Monday.
8.20 pm: Congress party will not compromise on corruption: Rahul Gandhi in Thiruvananthapuram.
If there is even this much concrete evidence of corruption, Cong will take immediate & quick action-Rahul Gandhi pic.twitter.com/HxNJYGRZ4D— ANI (@ANI_news) February 9, 2016
7.55 pm: Special prayers beings offered for Lance Naik Hanumanthappa at Ganga Ghat in Varanasi (UP).
7.50 pm: Ryan International student death case: People hold candle light march in Delhi.
7.45 pm: India lose its second wicket as Ajinkya Rahane dismissed for 4.
7.40 pm: Congress President Sonia Gandhi to visit Raebareli (UP) on Feb 11-12.
7.33 pm: India lose its first wicket as Rohit Sharma departs without scoring.
7.30 pm: EAM Sushma Swaraj and all party delegation meet Nepal President Bidya Devi Bhandari in Kathmandu (Source: MEA).
7.25 pm: Public undertakings are being privatised so there must be reservation in pvt sector: Ram Vilas Paswan,Union Minister
7:11 pm: Sydney: Union Minister Piyush Goyal at a roundtable conference on renewable energy & challenges for grid integratio.
7:07 pm: After Cong attacked BJP Govt for trying to steal land of farmers,now they have suddenly decided that they need to speak for farmers, says R Gandhi.
7:06 pm: Sri Lanka win the toss and elect to field in first T-20.
7:01 pm: India always stands by Nepal in its hour of grief: Nepal PM KP Oli tells EAM Sushma Swaraj
6:58 pm: All Party Delegation including EAM Sushma Swaraj pays their respects to former Nepal PM Sushil Koirala in Kathmandu.
6:55 pm: He (PM Modi) divided Hindus and Muslims and created anger in the country alleges Rahul Gandhi in Thiruvananthapuram.
6:54 pm: You cannot ignore the corporates but you cannot also ignore the farmers and the poor, says Rahul Gandh.
6:36 pm: The video that surfaced in social media (showing a soldier being rescued after avalanche) is not related to Siachen rescue-Northern Command.
6:21 pm: Govt can come out with any possible recommendations but it is for the pvt sector to decide what is right for them, says Kiran Mujumdar-Shaw on quota in private sector.
5:55 pm: I join the people of our country in praying for his (Lance Naik Hanumanthappa) early and speedy recovery, says President Pranab Mukherjee.
5:48 pm: Doctors are trying their best. My prayers are with him: Manohar Parrikar after visiting Lance Naik Hanumanthappa
5:47 pm: I have told (doctors) them no effort should be left out, says Manohar Parrikar after visiting Lance Naik Hanumanthappa.
5:37 pm: We have exactly moved the way it was required and have been asked, says Govinda.
5:31 pm: 10 kgs of gold seized from an Indian passenger who was coming from Singapore, at IGI airport last night. Passenger has been arrested.
5:15 pm: Pak Army has to realize that they will never be able to gain this part of Kashmir which is with India and..continuesd, says Farooq Abdullah.
5:00 pm: This is not a new thing, it has been going on for years and years, says Farooq Abdullah on Abdul Basit meeting SAS Geelani.
4:45 pm: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar reaches Army RR Hospital to meet Lance Naik Hanumanthappa.
4:30 pm: Indian delegation led by EAM Sushma Swaraj reaches Kathmandu to pay homage to Former Prime Minister of Nepal Sushil Koirala.
4:20 pm: Lance Naik Hanumanthappa remains extremely critical and is expected to have a stormy course in the next 24 to 48 hrs, says Army R&R Hospital.
4:13 pm: Lance Naik Hanumanthappa has pneumonia and his investigations have revealed liver and kidney dysfunction, says Health bulletin by R&R Hospital.
4:12 pm: Delhi HC says T20 World Cup cannot be allowed in unsafe stadium, DDCA withdraws plea seeking occupancy certificate from MCD.
4:00 pm: Andhra Pradesh CM N Chandrababu Naidu meets Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu in Delhi.
3:59 pm: German train collision death toll rises to eight.
3:29 pm: Police use water cannon on Congress workers protesting against State Govt in Lucknow.
3:15 pm: The three individuals are Sheikh Azhar-Ul-Islam, Mohammed Farhan and Adnan Hussain; booked under charges of criminal conspiracy of IPC.
3:00 pm: The Karnataka administrative tribunal has stayed the suspension of the ACP of Yeshwanthpur and Inspector of Soladevanahalli. The ACP Ashok Narayan and inspector Praveen Babu were suspended following the attack on a Tanzanian student.
2:59 pm: NIA court remanded three terror suspects who were deported from UAE, remanded to 10 days police custody.
2:30 pm: Court also asked ASG Sanjay Jain to file affidavit on agreements that Govt has with other companies viz FB,Twitter and social networking sites.
2:25 pm: Congress workers march from AICC to HM Rajnath Singh's residence over MCD issue in Delhi.
2:17 pm: Goat detained in police station in Chattisgarh for grazing in a judge's house despite warnings to the goat owner
Goat detained in police station in Chattisgarh for grazing in a judge's house despite warnings to the goat owner. pic.twitter.com/oj9tj7QbIu— ANI (@ANI_news) February 9, 2016
2:03 pm: Team of doctors is attending to Lance Naik Hanumanthappa. We are all hoping and praying for the best: PM Narendra Modi.
1:47 pm: PM Narendra Modi, Army chief reach Army hospital to meet soldier found alive 6 days after Siachen avalanche.
1:15 pm: Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan Gautam Bambawale's credential presentation Ceremony in Islamabad.
1:00 pm: Lance Naik Hanumanthappa brought to RR Hospital in Delhi. Primary test going on in ICU.
12:46 pm: SDMC and Delhi Govt today filed their report before Delhi HC on deaths in SDMC run school in Kapashera and Ryan International School.
12:45 pm: Delhi HC asks CP Delhi to submit detailed status report of investigation and Postmortam report before Feb 25 on deaths in Ryan & SDMC School.
12:30 pm: David Headley said he was working for ISI also, says Ujjwal Nikam, Special Public Prosecutor
12:15 pm: ISI provides financial, military and moral support to terrorist organisations LeT, Jaish-e-Mohammad and Hizbul Mujahideen, says David Headley.
12:10 pm: MCD workers protest outside minister Kapil Mishra's residence in New Delhi.
12:07 pm: President Pranab Mukherjee, PM Modi at Conference of Governors in New Delhi.
12:00 pm: Wife of Lance Naik Hanumanthappa (found in Siachen after 6 days of avalanche) goes to a temple in Dharwad, Karnataka.
11:45 am: Opposition protests against Kerala CM Oommen Chandy over Solar Scam issue in Trivandrum.
11:40 am: Lance Naik Hanumanthappa, who has been rescued from Siachen avalanche site and is being flown to Delhi.
11:12 am: In 2006, I also stayed as a paying guest near Breach Candy hospital (Shyam Niwas, Mumbai), said David Headley during deposing before Mumbai Court in connection 26/11 terror attack case.
10:33 am: During my surveillance in Mumbai, I used GPS device to store the locations, said David Headley deposing before Mumbai Court.
10:00 am: Condition of soldier who survived Siachen avalanche stable, army says rescue operation was 'extremely difficult'.
9:15 am: 2.8 million in need of urgent food assistance in war-torn South Sudan: UNICEF.
8:37 am: Earthquake measuring 6.4 hits Papua
New Guinea: USGS .
8:15 am: Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi to undertake two-day visit to Kerala today. He will visit Thiruvananthapuram and Kochi.
8:00 am: David Headley begins testifying before Mumbai court in 26/11 terror attacks case on Day 2 through video link.