7.00 pm: 6 months period to hold session in any assembly house lapsed on 21 January: Kiren Rijiju,on President rule recommendation in Arunachal Pradesh.
There is a constitutional crisis and people of Arunachal Pradesh have been suffering for too long: Kiren Rijiju pic.twitter.com/aPGDjBBhyq— ANI (@ANI_news) January 24, 2016
6.45 pm: 94 websites used to radicalise people online have been blocked, says Maharashtra ATS Chief Vivek Phansalkar.
6.30 pm: PM Modi reaches PGI hospital in Chandigarh to meet Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal to enquire about his health.
6.20 pm: 4 people being interrogated as of now: District Collector Lakshmi on suicide of three medical students in Villupuram (TN).
Post mortem underway on body of 1 student, trying to convince other 2 families to let conduct post mortem:District Collector,Villupuram(TN)— ANI (@ANI_news) January 24, 2016
6.10 pm: The day when Paris was hit by terror attacks, I had decided that the guest at Republic Day parade must be from France: PM Narendra Modi.
We're ppl who work together for Humanity, I am thankful to President Hollande for coming here: PM Modi in Chandigarh pic.twitter.com/lf28Lr7ZpO— ANI (@ANI_news) January 24, 2016
6.00 pm: India wants to play a major role in the fight against global warming. India has lot of opportunity to work with France in terms of infrastructure, waterways etc.: PM Narendra Modi
5.50 pm: France deserves praise for the manner in which it shepherded the COP 21 negotiations in Paris: PM Modi.
France has shown the way of combating terrorism without deviating from its principles and journey of progress-PM Modi— ANI (@ANI_news) January 24, 2016
5.42 pm: My visit has 2 main goals-Consolidate strategic partnership with India & implement decisions taken during PM Modi's visit 2 France: President Hollande.
5.35 pm: 16 B2B Agreements signed between French & Indian companies in presence of PM Modi & French President Francois Hollande.
16 B2B Agreements signed between French &Indian companies in presence of PM Modi &French President Francois Hollande pic.twitter.com/Ex2UBs3Q4B— ANI (@ANI_news) January 24, 2016
5.30 pm: PM Narendra Modi played a decisive role at COP 21, says President François Hollande while addressing the CEO's Forum
5.20 pm: India is the fastest growing economy in the world. We have the labour & the market for your products: PM Modi at CEO's Forum.
5.10 pm: PM Narendra Modi and French President François Hollande at India-France Business Summit in Chandigarh.
5.05 pm: A car with Army sticker, belonging to an Army doctor, stolen from Delhi's Lodhi Garden area
4.55 pm: Vice Chancellor of Hyderabad University Prof Appa Rao Podile goes on leave, says University website.
Vice Chancellor of Hyderabad University Prof Appa Rao Podile goes on leave, says University website pic.twitter.com/hfAWujr2lV— ANI (@ANI_news) January 24, 2016
4.45 pm: Sarfaraz Alam has been arrested, interrogation underway: AS Thakur, DSP, Railway.
4.40 pm: EAM Sushma Swaraj meets Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir in Bahrain.
EAM Sushma Swaraj met PM Prince Khalifa bin Salman al Khalifa in Manama, Bahrain pic.twitter.com/vdeVZERK4A— ANI (@ANI_news) January 24, 2016
4.30 pm: Pakistan can and must take more effective action against terrorist groups that operate from its territory: US President Barack Obama to PTI.
Obama appreciates PM Modi's reach out to Pak counterpart Nawaz Sharif after the Pathankot attack.— Press Trust of India (@PTI_News) January 24, 2016
4.20 pm: Delhi Police put posters of wanted terrorists ahead of Republic Day.
Delhi Police put posters of wanted terrorists ahead of Republic Day. pic.twitter.com/HB6lhzK91j— ANI (@ANI_news) January 24, 2016
4.15 pm: I'm still saying allegations against me are baseless: Sarfaraz Alam after reaching Railway PS for questioning.
4.00 pm: T20 Blind Asia Cup: India (208/5) beat Pakistan (164/10 in 17 overs) to win the tournament.
3.45 pm: Two accused arrested in Hyderabad sent to 13 days police custody after being produced before the Special Judge, NIA in New Delhi.
3.20 pm: It is clear case of murder of democracy: V Narayanaswamy, Congress on Cabinet recommendation of President rule in Arunachal Pradesh.
3.00 pm: PM Narendra Modi and French President François Hollande arrive at Capitol Complex in Chandigarh.
PM Narendra Modi and French President François Hollande arrive at Capitol Complex, Chandigarh pic.twitter.com/EQGoErataT— ANI (@ANI_news) January 24, 2016
2.45 pm: Here, the VC and Govt of day have killed a scholar and have denied human rights: Mallikarjun Kharge
WATCH: French President François Hollande arrived in Chandigarh commencing his three day India visit.https://t.co/Gicyiv8uWq— ANI (@ANI_news) January 24, 2016
2.25 pm: PM Narendra Modi arrives in Chandigarh.
PM Narendra Modi arrives in Chandigarh. pic.twitter.com/p5lSJ2AvB5— ANI (@ANI_news) January 24, 2016
2:00 pm: The forces of terrorism and violent extremism are seeking to destabilise our societies, says EAM Sushma Swaraj.
1:51 pm: We will challenge the matter, says Kapil Sibal, Congress on Union Cabinet recommends President's rule in Arunachal Pradesh.
1:40 pm: I have full faith that under Amit Shah leadership, the party will achieve great success, says Union Minister Rajnath Singh.
1:20 pm: Amit Shah re-elected as national BJP President.
1:00 pm: French President François Hollande arrives in Chandigarh for a 3-day India visit, will be the chief guest at R-Day parade.
12:57 pm: NSUI president Roji John meets Rohith Vemula's mother at the University of Hyderabad.
12:45 pm: 7 students of University of Hyderabad begin indefinite hunger strike demanding justice for Rohith Vemula.
12:35 pm: Students' Joint Action Committee plans 'Chalo HCU' for tomorrow, mother demands justice for Rohith Vemula.
12:30 pm: "We highly appreciate relations of special and privileged strategic partnership between Russia and India", Russian President Vladimir Putin writes to PM Modi.
Preparations in full swing at Chandigarh Airport ahead of French President François Hollande's arrival. pic.twitter.com/01LRqcdcQx— ANI (@ANI_news) January 24, 2016
12:15 pm: Union Cabinet has recommended President's rule in Arunachal Pradesh.
12:05 pm: 5.2 magnitude earthquake jolts Swat, Malakand & Chitral in Pakistan.
12 noon: Security tightened in Chandigarh ahead of French President François Hollande's arrival.
11:55 am: Rafale deal on ‘right track', says French President Francois Hollande.
11:50 am: French president Francois Hollande to begin his India trip today, PM to accompany him.
11:45 am: PM Narendra Modi felicitates children who have won National Bravery Awards 2015.
11:38 am: Amit Shah likely to be re-elected as BJP President, arrives at BJP headquarters to file nomination papers.
11:22 am: PM Narendra Modi chaired cabinet meeting earlier today.
11:14 am: We all are happy that he (Amit Shah) is going to be nominated to become Pres again, we all wish him well, says Ravi Shankar Prasad.
10:54 am: 15 lakh should be given to the families, post mortem should not be conducted in this medical college, says Ramamurthy.
10:50 am: Amit Shah ji's connect with workers at ground level is the biggest asset for party, says Jitendra Singh (MoS, PMO).
10:45 am: Recognition given by Medical council of India should be cancelled, says R. Ramamurthy, CPM MLA on Svs Med College of Yogaand Naturopathy and Research.
10:40 am: This will strengthen party and we'll be able to face upcoming challenges, says Nirmala Sitharaman on Amit Shah likely to be re-elected BJP President.
10:20 am: Posters put up in Chandigarh welcoming French President François Hollande ahead of his arrival.
10:13 am: Security tightened in Chandigarh ahead of French President François Hollande's arrival.
9:51 am: Australia Open 2016: Serena Williams sets up quarter-final with Maria Sharapova.
8:47 am: Man allegedly kills wife, chops body into pieces. Some remains found at their residence in Khatodara, Surat (Gujarat). Man absconding.
8:46 am: Bride rides bullet to her wedding venue in Ahmedabad (Gujarat).
8:40 am: Devotees take holy dip at triveni sangam in Allahabad (Uttar Pradesh) on paush poornima.
8:37 am: Dense fog conditions disrupt normal life across Northern India. 135 trains running late, 20 cancelled in advance.
8:20 am: Dense fog in Ludhiana (Punjab).
8:10 am: Request all to stand in solidarity with 3 students who've been victims of mangement's apathy, says M Tamilarasan,Victim's father.
8:00 am: 3 women medical students allegedly committed suicide in Viluppuram, Tamil Nadu.