New Delhi, Oct 23: After Dussehra, everyone, especially Bengalis across the world will celebrate Bijaya Dasami on Friday, Oct 23.
Despite celebrating the festivals of the country together, political parties continue their politics.
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8:30 pm: India cancelled NSA-level talks with Pakistan on "flimsy excuse". India's military build-up would force Pakistan to take "deterrent measures": Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.
8:05 pm: Rahul Gandhi writes to PCC chiefs, asks them to counter threat to spirit of tolerance and respect for all.
7:40 pm: Delhi Police to monitor traffic using helicopters. Monitoring traffic on ground during festivals gets hard. The helicopters will co-ordinate with control rooms: BS Bassi, Delhi CP.
7:35 pm: Bank of Baroda money laundering case: four accused sent to judicial custody by court.
7:30 pm: Limits revised to Rs.1 crore from Rs.10 lakh in case of evasion of tax by wrongful availment of exemption or duty drawback under Customs Act.
7:25 pm: Pak will face consequences. This is not in the larger interest of Pak: J&K Deputy CM on ceasefire violation in Samba.
7:20 pm: Court allowed contentions of ED which said James, was needed to be quizzed to know amount he had received as commission in the entire deal.
7:15 pm: Patiala house court issued an open NBW against Christian Michel James, an accused in the 3600 crore VVIP helicopter scam case.
7:10 pm: Limits in case of evasion of tax or wrongful utilization of input tax credit in case of Central Excise & Service tax revised to Rs.1 crore.
7:01 pm: In cases of outright smuggling or mis-declaration of baggage,limits regarding value of offending goods revised from Rs.5 lakh to Rs. 20 lakh.
6:40 pm: BJP doesnt take action against VK Singh, that just means that they support what he says: Priyanka Chaturvedi, Congress.
6:35 pm: Unfortunate that SP leaders keep making derogatory comments for women, trivialising rape. Some action needs to be taken: Priyanka Chaturvedi
6:30 pm: Many people watch many kinds of clips, doesnt mean they will rape: Kavita Krishnan on Azam Khan's statement
6:25 pm: CBI files a chargesheet against a member of Parliament and three others for causing an alleged loss to Government Exchequer.
6:20 pm: Over 50,000 MT pulse seized so far under de-hoarding operations in various states.
6:10 pm: Ceasefire violation by Pak in Samba sector (J&K), one civilian dead.
5:50 pm: Cong refused to allow Dr.Ambedkar to get Bharat Ratna, who are they to talk about honoring Scheduled Caste?: Subramanian Swamy
5.45 pm: We want dialogue but Pakistan uses terrorism as instrument: Vikas Swarup
5:00 pm: Gohana case, Two cops alleged for Dalit teenager's killing have been suspended. Probe will continue.
4:38 pm: EAM lied that Chidambaram shared no correspondence but he wrote to UK.
4:28 pm: PM should also tell us when he will get Lalit Modi back into the country says RS Surjewala.
4:22 pm: UPA wanted Lalit Modi to be brought back so that his case can be expedited says RS Surjewala (Cong) on Lalit Modi.
4:15 pm: People who have returned their awards, we request them to reconsider their action says Vishwanath Tiwari, President-Sahitya Akademi.
4:00 pm: What you see in these mobile phones, it is accessible to little kids. There are films made where little kids are used says Azam Khan.
3:54 pm: 2 1/2 year olds getting raped, why? Its because of mobile phones.Even in villages people can download things says Azam Khan.
3:40 pm: Had an engrossing conversation with Sri M: PM Modi's tweet
3:30 pm: When you organise events, you expect sabotage says Abhijeet Bhattacharya on alleged molestation case against him.
3:19 pm: Terrorism naturally comes to mind when talking about Pak. US Pak joint statement devotes much space to it says MEA.
3:17 pm: We remain open to NSA level talks (with Pak) as decided in Ufa says MEA.
3:15 pm: Oppose any development project on land which belongs to India but in foreful occupation of Pak says MEA on reported funding of Diamer-Bhasha Dam
3:00 pm: Mysore (Karnataka): CM Siddaramaiah arrives for the Dasara celebrations.
2:29 pm: We all condemned the killing of MM Kalburgi says K Nachimuthu after Sahitya Akademi meeting.
2:13 pm: Very serious matter, we'll look into it, we'll put out our everything to help out our players: Union Min Sarbananda Sonowal on Ronjan Sodhi.
2:04 pm: 4 people arrested for allegedly abducting and raping a minor near Delhi-Haryana border under Kundli Police Station in Sonepat.
2:00 pm: Rail Neer case accused M S Chalia and Sandeep Silas move bail applications in court, both bail pleas to be heard on 30th October.
1:31 pm: Uber case: Argument on quantum of sentence postpones to November 3
1:23 pm: Haryana CM dismisses caste angle in Dalit boy's death in Gohana, says it was suicide
12:56 pm: K'taka Youth Congress President files a case against Gen VK Singh under the SC/ST act
12:40 pm: Writers march in protest against increasing religious intolrance, submit memorandum to Sahitya Akademi
12:31 pm: Law and order is out of their hands, it seems like no Govt is running in Haryana, everyone feels unsafe says BS Hooda.
12:15 pm: Nitish Kumar addressing a rally in Muzaffarpur (Bihar).
12:04 pm: MS Dhoni leaves from N. Srinivasan's residence in Chennai.
12:00 pm: Delhi Uber case: Court couldn't hear arguments on quantum of punishment today as accused couldn't appear before court,to be heard on 3rd Nov.
11:45 am: National Commission for SCs has also issued summons to SSP Ghaziabad & DGP, they've to appear before commission on 2nd Nov:PL Punia,Chairman.
11:25 am: Family mourns death of 15-yr old boy accused of pigeon theft,who was allegedly beaten to death by policemen in Gohana.
11:13 am: Captain Amarinder Singh meets Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi in Delhi.
11:12 am: But I feel as leaders of ruling party,we all must be extra cautious before making any statement says Rajnath Singh.
11:11 am: Dalits always been exploited & insulted at all levels on a large scale under Cong,BJP & other opp parties' rule at Centre or states says Mayawati.
10:30 am: 15-year old boy accused of theft of pigeons found dead in Gohana (Haryana), family alleges he died in police custody.
10:25 am: Writers held silent protest against MM Kalburgi's murder, growing intolerance, ahead of Sahitya Akademi's emergency meet in Delhi.
10:07 am: Sensex up over 200 points, currently at 27,519.03; Nifty above 8300.
9:51 am: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal to visit Punjab tomorrow.
9:25 am: 15-year-old Dalit boy, who was accused of theft, was found dead in Haryana. Family of deceased placed his body on road to mark protest, demanding action against the culprits.
9:14 am: Curfew has been imposed at 7 police station areas in Srinagar, heavy restrictions on public movement in Jammu and Kashmir.
9:04 am: 5.3 magnitude earthquake jolted Pakistan.
8:45 am: Atrocities are being committed against dalits, weaker sections in BJP ruled states, said RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav.
8:25 am: Youth Congress lodged a complaint at High grounds police station in Bengaluru against Union Minister VK Singh over his controversial "dog" and "dallit" remark.
8:12 am: Arguments on quantum of punishment to be heard in Tis Hazari court in connection with infamous Uber rape case.
8:03 am: Hurricane Patricia now has been declared ‘potentially catastrophic' as the Category 5 hurricane bears down on Mexico.