Bengaluru, Apr 19: Internet services that were suspended due to Patidar agitation, have now been restored in Gujarat.
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9.22 pm: Congress releases list of 33 candidates for upcoming Tamil Nadu Assembly election.
9.15 pm: No change has been made in the chargesheet in Samjhauta express blast case,inquiry is going on smoothly: NIA DG Sharad Kumar to ANI.
No evidence has been found against Lt Colonel Purohit, he's not involved in case (Samjhauta express blast case): NIA DG Sharad Kumar to ANI
No evidence has been found against Lt Colonel Purohit, he's not involved in case (Samjhauta express blast case): NIA DG Sharad Kumar to ANI— ANI (@ANI_news) April 19, 2016
9.00 pm: EAM Sushma Swaraj returns from her two-nation visit.
8.50 pm: GoI further reiterates its resolve to make all possible efforts to bring back Kohinoor Diamond in an amicable manner: GoI Spokesperson Frank Noronha.
The factual position is that the matter is sub judice at present.PIL has
been filed in SC that is yet to be admitted:GoI Spox Frank Noronha
The factual position is that the matter is sub judice at present.PIL has
8.40 pm: RJD Chief Lalu Prasad Yadav & Bihar Deputy CM Tejaswi Yadav meet Union Minister Nitin Gadkari in Delhi.
8.25 pm: Curfew lifted from Kupwara district (J&K). all schools, colleges to reopen from tomorrow (April 20).
8.15 pm: Section 144 announced, also ordered preventive arrest if someone tries to create problem again tomorrow: Karnataka HM G Parameshwar on garment workers' protest.
Police showed more restraint as there were lot of women, If we had taken some serious steps, there would have been more injuries- K'taka HM
Police showed more restraint as there were lot of women, If we had taken some serious steps, there would have been more injuries- K'taka HM— ANI (@ANI_news) April 19, 2016
8.00 pm: Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Ghulam Ahmad arrested from Baramulla in J&K. Two live grenades and a satellite phone seized.
7.45 pm: How can 'Kohinoor' diamond be gifted? Does anyone give gifts to the enemy?: Akali Dal.
7.40 pm: India's economy could drive global economic growth bringing shared prosperity across World including to the US,that why Kerry has made economic diplomacy central pillar of our relationship: US Assistant Secy of State Nisha Biswal.
7.30 pm: I wish to state that I have not been formally approached for this position (Brand Ambassador for 'Atulya Bharat'.): Amitabh Bachchan.
The speculation of the media regarding its discontinuance is, therefore, not relevant as far as I am concerned: Amitabh Bachchan
The speculation of the media regarding its discontinuance is, therefore, not relevant as far as I am concerned: Amitabh Bachchan— ANI (@ANI_news) April 19, 2016
7.15 pm: Maharashtra: Section 144 imposed around kukadi canal in Ahmednagar district due to drought.
7.09 pm: Madhya Pradesh: Acute water crisis in Tikamgarh(Bundelkhand), villagers walk kilometres for water drought.
6.59 pm: Old system will continue now.This decision will be ratified in Central board of trustees' meeting, says Bandaru Dattatreya.
6.46 pm: Hyderabad lady police constables helps a woman deliver a baby on the road,a makeshift labour room was setup.
6.45 pm: Kirpal body's post mortem ws already done.Some organs were missing as when postmortem is conducted certain organs are taken to test, says Dr.Ashok.
6.41 pm: Can say with more than 100% accuracy that wound marks which are inflicted during life can't be removed at all: Dr. Ashok Chawla.
6.36 pm: Don't find any kind of foul play in this case, says Dr. Ashok, Head of panel who conducted post mortem on Kirpal's body.
6.35 pm: No external or internal injury found on Kirpal Singh's body, SAYS Dr. Ashok Chawla,Head of panel who conducted post mortem.
6.34 pm: Central Consumer Protection Council feels celebrities should be held responsible for products they endorse, says Ramvilas Paswan,Union Minister.
6.18 pm: Bengaluru:Biocon office vandalized by garment workers protesting against Govt's decision of withdrawal of PF.
5.56 pm: Happy that accused's bail is rejected.This case should be a lesson for all parents-Shilpa Mittal,victim's sister.
5.55 pm: I will call Central Board of trustees' meet again & review entire scheme,necessary steps will be taken:B Dattatreya
4.35 pm: Division bench heard Central Govt and State Govt counsel today, our submissions will be made tomorrow, says AM Singhvi.
4.34 pm: Delhi Mercedes hit-and-run case: Juvenile Justice board rejects bail plea of Juvenile accused.
4.33 pm: President's rule matter: Hearing in Uttarakhand High Court to continue tomorrow.
4.24 pm: Body of Kirpal Singh (Indian prisoner who died in Pak jail) taken to a hospital in Amritsar for post mortem.
4.21 pm: CBI arrests a Superintendent of Service Tax Commissionerate New Delhi for demanding & accepting bribe of Rs.1,50,000/- from the complainant.
4.20 pm: Bengaluru: Vehicles damaged in clash between Police and garment factory workers.
4:01 pm: The Jayalalithaa DA case has been adjourned to Thursday.
3:57 pm: Fire caught in Sabarmati Express at Shivpur railway station in Varanasi, reports.
3:40 pm: SC raps Gujarat Govt for not filing proper affidavit on data and figures relating to rainfall,MNREGA and Food security act.
3:26 pm: Govt further extends by three months decision restricting full withdrawal of provident fund money.
3:11 pm: Garment factory workers protest against government's decision of withdrawal of provident fund, clash with police.
2:56 pm: Actor Akshay Kumar donates ₹50,00,000 (lakh) towards drought hit Maharashtra.
2:41 pm: The investigators have been proven completely wrong and that is why we were acquitted says Sasikala Natrajan's counsel in Supreme Court. The allegations that I was running a proxy government is not right.
2:35 pm: Arguments by Sekar Napte, counsel for Sasikala Natrajan, Ilavarasi and Sudhakaran indicates that he will conclude arguments by Thursday.
2:28 pm: Ishrat Jahan case: Congress compromised national security, says Sambit Patra, BJP.
2:10 pm: Delhi HC directs Delhi Govt to give salaries of MCD employees for the month of March within a week.
2:02 pm: 8 people sentenced to death by Barasat Court in West Bengal for whistle blower Sourav Choudhary's Murder.
1.40 pm: Body of Kirpal Singh (who died in Pakistani jail) brought to Wagah border.
1.25 pm: Centre tells SC that around 33 crore people in 256 districts of 10 states are affected due to drought on PIL over drought hit states.
1.15 pm: Prominent poet and film lyricist Rahat Indori says he has been denied a US visa.
1.05 pm: The entire prosecution is flawed. The prosecution had completely failed to prove before the High Court charges of abetment and possession of disproportionate assets.
There has been a clear finding given by the High Court and I wonder why this needs to be looked into again, Sasikala Natrajan's counsel tells Supreme Court.
1.03 pm: CBI questions former Madhya Pradesh education minister Laxmikant Sharma and ex OSD of MP governor Dhanraj Yadav in connection with Vyapam scam.
1.00 pm: Centre and State Government are working together for the infrastructure development in J&K, says PM Modi in Katra (J&K).
12.25 pm: Loud explosion near Excise and taxation office in Mardan(Pakistan).Several people reported to be injured in the blast, says Pakistan Media.
12.15 pm: Solution to all of our problems is development and only development, says PM Modi in Katra (J&K).
12.08 pm: Factory workers in the fringes of Bengaluru taken to the streets to protest over PF withdrawal norms.
11.37 am: Arguments in the J Jayalalithaa disproportionate assets case have resumed in the Supreme Court after a two week break. Senior counsel, Shekar Napte began arguments on behalf of the Sasikala Natrajan, Ilavarasi and Sudhakaran.
11.26 am: Three security force bunkers removed from Handwara town, say police officials.
11.06 am: Have courage to feel happy about what you are rather than regretting about what you could be: PM Narendra Modi.
11.02 am: PM Modi speaking at the Convocation ceremony of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University in Katra (J&K).
10.45 am: PM Modi at the Convocation ceremony of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University in Katra (J&K)
10.22 am: Explosion heard in central Kabul, smoke seen near US embassy.
9.40 am: Pakistani troops violate ceasefire along IB in Samba sector of J&K, BSF retaliates.
9.15 am: Dead bodies of a boy and girl found at a railway track near Sarai Rohilla, Delhi. Probe underway
9.00 am: Body of Kirpal Singh, who died in Pakistan jail, to be brought back to India today.
8.37 am: Army Chief Gen Dalbir Singh visits Srinagar to assess the ground situation ahead of PM Narendra Modi's visit.
8.10 am: Bomb rips through Jerusalem bus on Monday, 21 wounded.
8.00 am: Death toll in the Ecudaor earthquake climbs to to 413.