New Delhi, Oct 24: Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi interacted with African mediapersons attending 3rd India Africa Editor's Forum in Delhi.
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11:00 pm: Pakistani artists who were performing at the Open Air Theatre, Gurgaon were forced to leave after Shiv Sena workers created chaos at the venue.
10:36 pm: Nepal Armed Police Force open fire, use tear gas on Madhesi people in Birgunj (Nepal) injuring several people.
10:17 pm: Unprovoked firing by Pakistan rangers in Samba sector (J&K) started at around 9:15pm. Intermittent firing continues.
9:55 pm: I don't wish to get into a mud-slinging match with Gautam Gambhir. Needless to say what he is saying is not the truth. I would be happy to share the truth once the match ends, tweets Manoj Tiwary.
9:50 pm: Shimla's heritage railway station lit in blue light to mark the 70th anniversary of the United Nations.
9:40 pm: Her visa wasn't canclld ,she didn't receive it: Asif Noorani, Pak Writer on Kanza Javed being denied visa ahead of her book launch in India.
9:20 pm: Writers feels current law & order situation in country isn't good,they're showing hurt by returning award: R. Indori on writers returning award.
8:40 pm: Ruckus at BJP's rally in Vaishali, Bihar after Jharkhand CM Raghubar Das failed to attend the event.
7:50 pm: What is the state of the party (BJP) whose Ministers have compared Dalits to dogs, highly insensitive: Nitish Kumar in Patna.
7:30 pm: Politics not to be mixed with awards. Awards given to individual for their excellence, must respect it: VM Bhatt on writers returning awards.
7:25 pm: Made a few suggestions to the PM about how to keep the arts alive: Pandit VM Bhatt (Padma Shri) on meeting PM Modi
7:20 pm: DDCA deducted 50% of Gautam Gambhir's match fees after the heated conversation between him and Manoj Tiwary: DDCA Sources.
7:10 pm: So many party leaders came to visit, only SP is helping us: Father of Rahul Yadav who was injured in Dadri Incident.
7:05 pm: Jayalalithaa writes to PM seeking help to protect a woman household worker (from Vellore), brutally attacked by her employer in Saudi Arabia.
7:00 pm: The law and order situation in Haryana is such that it seems like there is no Govt here: BS Hooda
6:40 pm: Younus Khan becomes the first Pakistan batsman to reach 9,000 Test runs.
6:30 pm: Mortar shells which hit the area during ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Hira Nagar sector (J&K).
6:15 pm: Court observed-no code in Hockey India to ban player for indisciplinary conduct: Harbinder Singh, Hockey India Disciplinary Comm.,Chairman.
6:10 pm: Heated conversation between Gautam Gambhir and Manoj Tiwary during Ranji Trophy match. Umpire K Srinath came in to settle issue: Sources
6:00 pm: Post-mortem reports show cause of death is hanging: SIT Chief Amit Bhatia on Gohana Incident.
5:45 pm: Karnataka Police arrests one Imtiaz Guntal Katte, allegedly involved in Prashant Poojari murder case.
5: 36 pm: BJP to celebrate the Accession Day of Jammu and Kashmir with India on October 26
5: 20 pm: Haryana: Former Haryana Chief Minister BS Hooda meets family members of victim of Gohana Incident
4: 55 pm: Karnataka Police arrests Imtiaz Guntal Katte, allegedly involved in Prashant Poojari murder case.
4: 04 pm: We will leave no stone unturned to win Bihar Polls: Jaitley
3: 58 pm: JD(U) which earlier fought against corrupt parties is now forced to stand with them due to the opportunistic Mahagatbandhan: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley
3: 40 pm: 7 Maoists surrender before Gadchiroli Police in Maharashtra
3: 29 pm: Special Investigation Team (SIT) reaches Gohana to begin probe in Dalit boy's death case.
2: 52 pm: Ministry of defence approves induction of women into the fighter (Combat) stream of IAF
2: 12 pm: Delhi: Delegation of artists from Sangeet Natak Akademi meets PM Narendra Modi
1: 55 pm: You gave 15 yrs to Lalu, 10 to Nitish. Give five yrs to BJP, we will make Bihar no. 1 state of the country:Amit Shah
1: 30 pm: Maldives Vice President Ahmed Adeeb Abdul Ghafoor arrested over plot to assassinate President: Reports
1: 17 pm: Haryana govt orders SIT probe in Dalit boy's death case in Gohana: Reports
1:00 pm: Muharram procession near Lal Chowk area turned into protest, police detained protesters in Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir.
12:29 pm: MCD sanitation workers' strike continued for the second day in Delhi.
11:56 am: Hurricane Patricia weakend to Category 2 storm over Mexico, said National Hurricane Center.
11:30 am: We have a CM who instead of addressing concerns of farmers is busy giving money from relief fund for competitions abroad, said Congress leader Priyanka Chaturvedi about Devendra Fadnavis.
10:30 am: 4 civilians were injured, 3 cows were killed in ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Samba, Jammu and Kashmir.
10:08 am: India is at forefront of various initiatives of the UN and is committed to doing our best in supporting UN in their endeavours, tweeted PM Narendra Modi.
9:29 am: My privilege to flag off this bike rally, bikers will make people aware about tiger conservation, said Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan.
8:55 am: Pakistan violated ceasefire in the Samba sector of Jammu and Kashmir. 10 outposts were targeted. BSF Jawans retaliated Pakistan firing.
8:30 am: A truck rammed into a guard room of AIIMS, Delhi. One guard died in the accident.
8:25 am: Security has been tightened in Srinagar on the occasion of Muharram.
8:15 am: PM Narendra Modi interacted with Trade Ministers from Africa, who came to Delhi for the 4th India-Africa Trade Ministers' Meeting.