Oct 5: Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong to meet President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday, he will later emplane for Udaipur. Meanwhile, Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe to meet PM Narendra Modi, Sushma Swaraj and President Pranab Mukherjee today.
Get all the latest news updates of the day:
11:15 pm: Delhi: Overhead line glitch between Karol Bagh and Rajendra Place metro stations(Blue Line), trains delayed
10:30 pm: UN says Paris climate pact to enter into force in 30 days: AFP
9:15 pm: Bengaluru building collapse: Death toll mounts to 3.
8:50 pm: I have personally never doubted words of Indian Army: Shashi Tharoor on surgical strikes.
8:30 pm: It is shameful that a few people are raising question on surgical strikes: Anil Vij
8:15 pm: Pak violated ceasefire using small arms, automatics & mortar shells at 5pm in Sunderbani & Mendhar; it's still on: Defense PRO Manish Mehta
7:50 pm: Council of Ministers meeting schedule to take place on 13th October in Parliament.
7:22 pm: This shows Pakistan's continued attachment to terrorism: Government Sources on PM Nawaz Sharif's speech in Pak Parliament, today.
7:11 pm: Don't want war, in favour of friendship. Problems between India and Pak must be resolved peacefully: Chowdhary Zulfikar Ali (J&K Minister).
7:00 pm: Complacency, hypocrisy or duplicity towards godfathers of terrorism is an invitation to disaster: MoS MJ Akbar.
6:43 pm: "Those who provide safe havens and training to terrorists are no less guilty." MoS MJ Akbar at Brussels Conference on Afghanistan.
6:39 pm: Fortunately Cong has realised its mistake & has distanced itself from comments made by some of its leader: Venkaiah Naidu on proof of surgical strikes.
6:15 pm: INC has emphasised its categorical support to the Indian armed forces & the govt in surgical strike: RPN Singh, Congress.
6:06 pm: Explosion in Afghan capital Kabul, casualties feared: Reports.
6:02 pm: Pakistan violates ceasefire in Jogwan, Pallanwala in J&K.
5:54 pm: Army was there to do a task assigned to them; they did it, briefed the press & now there should be no doubt: Former Army Chief Deepak Kapoor.
5.50 pm: CBI replies to NHRC's notice over allegations of torture in bureaucrat BK Bansal's suicide note case.
5.38 pm: Jammu and Kashmir CM Mehbooba Mufti meets Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
5.35 pm: BSF seizes a Pakistani boat in Kutch area of Gujarat; suspects detained.
5.25 pm:Government's diplomacy in this matter is praiseworthy; because of this Pak has been isolated: Senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha.
5.16 pm: We suggested some course corrections to ensure that the sport is run in a more efficient manner, hope they are imbibed: Abhinav Bindra.
5.11 pm: Air India VIP charter flight with Singapore PM onboard enroute to Udaipur returns to Delhi from midway due to bad weather.
4.51 pm: A Kurdish agency says suspected Turkish airstrikes have killed at least 18 civilians in northern Syria: AP.
4.45 pm: Indian army is totally apolitical, secular and pro-national (Contd): Former Army Chief General Deepak Kapoor on Surgical Strikes.
4.38 pm: In counter terrorism,stand side by side with our strategic partner India, thats clear and these are not empty political words, says Dr Martin Ney.
4.37 pm: Imran alias Bilal who was convicted for possessing firearms has been sentenced to 10 years of imprisonment by Bengaluru court.
4.19 pm: One Maoist arrested in Kunta town of Sukma district in Chhattisgarh.
4.18 pm: Such clarity in decision better for Govt, no adverse effect on the economy, says CII DG Chandrakant Banerjee.
4.10 pm: Kolkata HC grants interim bail to accused Kunal Ghosh against bail bond of Rs 2 lakhs in Saradha Chit Fund Scam case.
4.00 pm: Sri Lankan PM Ranil Wickremesinghe meets Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh in Delhi.
3.55 pm: Nobel Prize 2016 in Chemistry to Jean-Pierre Sauvage, Sir J. Fraser Stoddart and Bernard L. Feringa.
3.51 pm: Cross border terrorism is a big issue (in SAARC) and we have to discuss how to tackle it: Srilankan PM Ranil Wickramasinghe.
3.50 pm: Jean-Pierre Sauvage, Fraser Stoddart and Bernard Feringa win Nobel chemistry prize: AP.
3.45 pm: Afghanistan and B'desh had a problem of own internal security, we didn't but after 4 nations pulled out of SAARC, we too did: Sri Lankan PM.
3.31 pm: 5 people rescued from under the debris after a 7-storey building collapsed near HSR Layout Police Station area. Rescue ops underway.
3.26 pm: 5 people rescued from under
the debris after a 7-storey building collapsed near HSR Layout
Police Station area. Rescue ops underway.
3.17 pm: The 9 Pak nationals apprehended from the boat are being questioned. Fishing equipment recovered from the boat.
3.10 pm: BSF creek patrol in Bhuj (Gujarat) noticed a wooden boat fishing in Indian waters. 9 Pak Nationals in the boat were challenged and caught.
3.05 pm: UN top court throws out Marshalls nuclear case against Pakistan: AFP.
3.00 pm: Strike kills 19 civilians in IS-held Syria village: monitor (AFP).
2.54 pm: 7 storey building collapses near HSR Layout Police Station area. No casualties reported. Rescue ops underway in Bengaluru.
Bengaluru (Karnataka): 7 storey building collapses near HSR Layout Police Station area. No casualties reported. Rescue ops underway. pic.twitter.com/pME9JID3Fi— ANI (@ANI_news) October 5, 2016
2:40 pm: BSF seizes Pakistani boat in Kutch area of Gujarat, suspects detained.
2:35 pm: 7-storey building collapses in Bengaluru. No casualties reported so far.
2:30 pm: For political parties seeking proof,Para Commandos' ops are conducted swiftly,we achieve objective with minimum collateral damages:JJ Singh, former COAS.
2:18 pm: Pakistan is a country whose leaders are known liars. 1 of biggest military & diplomatic defeat was in Kargil: Gen(retd) JJ Singh,former Chief of the Army Staff.
2:12 pm: This is not the first time that we are facing such tension on the border, we are used to it: BSF DG KK Sharma.
2:08 pm: Army submits video clip of Surgical Strike ; MoS for Home Affairs Hansraj Ahir confirms video clips of surgical strike submitted.
2:02 pm: I think ppl who are questioning surgical strikes, they are discouraging, disrespecting and distrusting Indian army: BJP MLA Rameshwar Sharma.
Jo Indian army pe avishwas kar rahe hain,wo Pak ke agent ban kar bol rahe hain.Kya wo kabhi apne maa-baap pe sandeh vyakt karengey?:R Sharma pic.twitter.com/IzY3BjgB1l— ANI (@ANI_news) October 5, 2016
1.54 pm: Congress party is not just one person, the party has taken a stand already, says Shivraj Patil (former HM) on Digvijaya Singh on Surgical Strike.
1.50 pm: Bombay High Court not satisfied with CBI's report and asks CBI to probe the matter furtherin Adarsh Scam Matter.
1.44 pm: Mumbai BJP will contest on 227 wards for BMC elections alone, will end the corruption of Shiv Sena: Kirit Somaiya, BJP.
1.32 pm: Surendra Koli found guilty in Nanda Devi murder case. Quantum of punishment to be pronounced on October 7th in Nithari case.
1.25 pm: Muslim craftsmen make the effigies of Ravana, Meghanada and Kumbhakarna ahead of Dussehra in UP.
1.21 pm: ABVP protest at Kerala Secretariat over self finance management college agreement issue in Trivandrum.
1.09 pm: PM Narendra Modi meets Sri Lankan PM Ranil Wickeremesinghe, in Delhi.
12.47 pm: Seen in Varanasi (UP), posters featuring PM Modi as Lord Rama, Pak PM as Ravana, and Arvind Kejriwal as Meghanada.
Seen in Varanasi (UP), posters featuring PM Narendra Modi as Lord Rama, Pak PM as Ravana. pic.twitter.com/9fnkn72I1b— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) October 5, 2016
12.46 pm: Seen in Varanasi (UP), posters featuring PM Narendra Modi as Lord Rama, Pak PM as Ravana by Shiv Sena.
12.35 pm: Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong meets President Pranab Mukherjee in Delhi.
12.30 pm: Few leaders have lot of ques. Somebody asked me that do these leaders question their mothers about their fathers identity as well?: Alok Sanjar,BJP.
12.22 pm: People questioning jawans are the kind who'll only believe their lineage after watching video of their parent's wedding night, says Rameshwar Sharma.
12.15 pm: Jammu and Kashmir: Local journalist injured in heavy shelling from Pakistan side in Rajouri's Nowshehra area.
12.00 pm: BJP MLA Rameshwar Sharma speaks on politics on SurgicalStrikes; makes a comment on Kejriwal, Nirupam's parents' wedding night.
11.55 am: Sushma Swaraj meets Sri Lankan PM Ranil Wickeremesinghe, in Delhi.
11.45 am: Prayers offered for TN CM Jayalalithaa's well being, outside Apollo Hospital in Chennai.
Prayers offered for TN CM Jayalalithaa's well being, outside Apollo Hospital in Chennai. pic.twitter.com/w029CpR3Sm— ANI (@ANI_news) October 5, 2016
11.17 am: Former PM Manmohan Singh and Congress President Sonia Gandhi meet Sri Lanka PM Ranil Wickeremesinghe.
Delhi: Former PM Manmohan Singh & Cong Pres. Sonia Gandhi meet Sri Lanka PM Ranil Wickeremesinghe pic.twitter.com/DqHCFbEYdh— ANI (@ANI_news) October 5, 2016
11.00 am: Cabinet approves MoU between India and European Union on water cooperation.
10.57 am: Cabinet approves amendments to the HIV and AIDS (Prevention and Control) Bill, 2014.
10.50 am: BJP workers protest against Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam at Borivali railway station.
10.42 am: Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) meeting ends.
10.13 am: Leaders arrive for Cabinet meeting at PMO, in Delhi. Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) to also take place.
Leaders arrive for Cabinet meeting at PMO, in Delhi. Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) to also take place. pic.twitter.com/S3upa1Gu6T— ANI (@ANI_news) October 5, 2016
9.55 am: There is no need to respond to such irresponsible comments and demands: Venkaiah Naidu on AAP, Congress demanding proof of surgical strike
There is no need to respond to such irresponsible comments & demands: Venkaiah Naidu on AAP, Congress demanding proof of surgical strike pic.twitter.com/TXKejfiNJI— ANI (@ANI_news) October 5, 2016
9.38 am: Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) meeting to take place at 10 am today.
9.20 am: Wankhede Stadium case: Police report says that no cognisable offence was made out against Shahrukh Khan after investigation.
8.55 am: We're so happy that Karnataka agreed to give 6000 cusecs of water to Tamil Nadu, at last they agreed to what SC said: C R Saraswathi, AIADMK.
8.25 am: Indian Army has provided a 90 minute video of surgical strike to government.
8.05 am: Ink thrown on Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal in Bikaner (Rajasthan) last night, two men detained.
Ink thrown on Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal in Bikaner (Rajasthan) last night, two men detained. pic.twitter.com/5sM15GOCDh— ANI (@ANI_news) October 5, 2016
8.00 am: Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe to meet PM Narendra Modi, Sushma Swaraj and President Pranab Mukherjee today.