Oct 1: Ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Pallanwala sector of Akhnoor (J&K) started around 4 am, firing still going on. Meanwhile, Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah calls for an all party meet at 5pm today including all MPs from the state to discussCauvery issue.
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10:30 pm: Six people washed away in flood water in Nizamabad district of Telangana. All bodies have been recovered.
10:00 pm: Significant recommendations of the Lodha Committee have been accepted by BCCI,says Anurag Thakur
9:30 pm: Rajasthan: Seven people were killed after being stuck by lightning in Baran.
9:00 pm: Former Prime Minister H D Deve Gowda called off his hunger strike.
8:30 pm: Rain triggers waterlogging in many parts of Karnataka, visuals from Gulbarga
8:00 pm: Tamil Nadu Governor Vidyasagar Rao visited CM.
7:45 pm: Pakistan should be expelled from SAARC for having violated the principles of SAARC: Tarek Fatah in Delhi
7:00 pm: Prime Minister Narendra Modi met President Pranab Mukherjee today.
6:30 pm: After all party meet in Karnataka, Cabinet meeting on Cauvery issue begins in the state.
5.56 pm: At all party meeting, the government was also told not to go against the resolution passed by the legislature on the Cauvery issue. All parties also oppose the formation of the Cauvery Management Board.
5.50 pm: At the all party meet, the government was advised not to release water to Tamil Nadu.
5.38 pm: Delhi LG Najeeb Jung launched mobile app for senior citizens to enable them to reach Delhi Police in emergency situations, earlier today.
5.33 pm: At the all party meeting on Cauvery being conducted a consensus has been arrived at not to appoint a member to the cauvery management board.Karnataka has moved the Supreme Court seeking a modification of two orders which directed the release of 6,000 cusecs of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu. Karnataka is seeking the modification of the orders dated September 20 and 30.
5.11 pm: News that Rahul Gandhi got electrocuted in Agra (UP) is incorrect, the wire which fell on Gandhi was not a live wire.
5.01 pm: IND vs NZ second test match day 2: New Zealand 128/7, trailing by 188.
4.22 pm: Narela (Delhi) Fire: Bodies of two fire department personnel recovered from the debris so far. Search continues.
4.20 pm: Delhi's Patiala House Court to pronounce order in the case on October 6th on Smriti Irani's degree row.
4.16 pm: ED attaches assets worth Rs. 1.16 Crore of H.M.Maltesh under PMLA in case of cheating Mysore Sales International, a Karnataka state PSU.
4.12 pm: All party meeting underway over Cauvery Issue in Karnataka
4.00 pm: We should rise above, and treat art and sports as what they are: Sitaram Yechury, CPI(M) on Pak artists controversy.
3.45 pm: Sucha Singh Chhotepur unveils the flag of his new 'Apna Punjab Party'.
3.30 pm: Lt Gen DS Hooda, GOC-in-C Northern Command and GoC 15 Corps Lt Gen Satish Dua meet J&K Governor to discuss situation along LoC in Srinagar
3.12 pm: Government has taken to steps to curb tax evasion: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.
3.11 pm: I think my country is doing very good and so is the army: Sunny Deol on Surgical Strikes.
3.10 pm: PM Narendra Modi to meet President Pranab Mukherjee today.
3.03 pm: PM (Modi) has said that right in beginning,"we will do it, and do it in the time and method of our choosing": VP Hamid Ansari on Surgical Strike.
3.02 pm: You see, you can't be the recipient of terrorist attacks all the time and do nothing about it, says VP Hamid Ansari on on Surgical Strike.
3.00 pm: If Pakistan continues with such conspiracies, we will give them a befitting reply again: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar.
2.50 pm: Pak shouldn't take India's silence as weakness, Pak didn't probe the matter as it is still in shock after Surgical Strike: Manohar Parrikar.
2.49 pm: India's stature as independent country being severely compromised;This is 1st time that an Indian PM didn't attend NAM summit: Yechury.
2.27 pm: Jayalalithaa is recovering well, hoping she'll be discharged shortly. Won't release pictures: AIADMK says on TN CM's health update.
2.22 pm: PM Modi posts on the Chinese social media platform 'Weibo', says "my greetings to the people of China on the occasion of your National Day".
2.04 pm: 5.5-Magnitude earthquake hits parts of Pakistan, tremor felt in Islamabad.
1.58 pm: PEMRA has taken up the decision of banning all Indian channels nationwide.
1.53 pm: Karnataka has moved the Supreme Court seeking a modification of two orders which directed the release of 6,000 cusecs of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu. Karnataka is seeking the modification of the orders dated September 20 and 30.
1.45 pm: Earthquake shakes Gilgit, Chilas, and surrounding areas.
1.21 pm: Jawans are fighting for us at borders.What'll happen if thy decide to put down their weapons? Who'll guard borders? Salman Khan?: Raj Thackeray.
1.00 pm: Are we short of artists in our country? Why do we need Pakistani artists to work in our films? I don't understand, says Raj Thackeray.
12.50 pm: Clash between protesters and police, many police personnel & protesters injured; one dead in Jharkhand.
12.25 pm: Pallanwala (J&K): People being evacuated and taken to safer places after ceasefire violation in Akhnoor sector by Pakistan.
12.02 pm: CM Raman Singh flags off bus service for the pilgrims visiting Dongargarh.
11.45 am: JD (S) workers stage protest over Cauvery Issue in Mandya (Karnataka)
11.44 am: Due to weather change, people are getting sick, Govt has given orders for free treatment of patients, says Rajendra Rathore, Rajasthan Health Minister.
11.43 am: Govt is assessing the situation and all necessary medicines are made available at hosp-Rajasthan Health Min on rise in dengue cases in state.
11.20 am: Army Chief Dalbir Singh reaches Udhampur (J&K) to meet Northern Command to review security situation along border on Surgical Strike.
11.19 am: Anurag Thakur arrives for the BCCI Special General Meeting (SGM) on Lodha Committee's recommendations in Mumbai.
11.18 am: Devotees offer prayers at Kamakhya Temple on the first day of Navratri 2016 in Assam.
11.17 am: Devotees offer prayers at Jagdamba Mata temple in Koradi on the first day of Navratri 2016 in Nagpur.
11.16 am: Shutdowns and restrictions at various critical places continue for 85th day in Jammu.
11.03 am: J&K: Devotees flock to Vaishno Devi Shrine on the first day of Navratri.
10.45 am: In a statement, Russia said it stands for "decisive struggle" against terrorism in all its manifestations.
10.25 am: Gun salutes paid to Naik Raj Kishor Singh (who succumbed to his injuries, y'day) during his last rites ceremony in Arrah.
9.40 am: Army Chief Dalbir Singh enroute to J&K, will meet Northern and Western Command to review security situation along border.
9.08 am: Former Prime Minister of India, H D Deve Gowda on indefinite hunger over Cauvery issue.
8.55 am: Maldives backs out of SAARC, blames cross border terrorism in the region.
8.25 am: UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon offers to mediate between India, Pakistan.
8.10 am: Devotees throng Jhandewalan Mandir on the first day of Navratri festival to participate in morning "Aarti".
8.05 am: Ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Pallanwala sector of Akhnoor (J&K) started around 4 am, firing still going on.
8.00 am: Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah calls for an all party meet at 5pm today to discuss Cauvery row.