Sept 23: Tamil Nadu chief minister Jayalalithaa was hospitalised on Thursday. Doctors said that her condition is now stable.
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11:17 pm: Gulbarga (K'taka) DC announces holiday tmrw for schools & colleges in Sedam, Chitapur, Chincholi & Gulbarga north div due to heavy rain.
11:05 pm: Tension in Karol Bagh area after animal parts are found
10:27 pm: 'Tigers' squadron of IAF successfully fired the long range 'Beyond Visual Range' Air-to-Air MICA missile from Mirage-2000 Upgrade aircraft.
9:56 pm: Chikungunya: 2K blood samples test positive, AIIMS studying viral strain
9.14 pm: Disability should not stop anyone from achieving what they desire to. This has been exhibited well in my case: Mariyappan Thangavelu
9.10 pm: I am very happy that I won gold for the nation. I achieved this with whatever little was available for me: Mariyappan Thangavelu
9.06 pm: Tamil Nadu: Rio Paralympics Gold medallist Mariyappan Thangavelu receives warm welcome at Chennai airport on his arrival
8.40 pm: If they want cricketers to come into the system spell out their names, it is a professional job: Ravi Shastri
8.40 pm: I think a dialogue must still continue, genuine efforts should be made by both the parties: Ravi Shastri on Lodha committee recommendations
8.20 pm: There are certain areas where I thought that we can still have a dialogue with the Lodha committee. If they felt that things aren't going well they've every right to mention what can be done. If I have an idea which is constructive & in 3 years you are telling me to leave, then how can I achieve anything in 3 years: Former Indian cricketer, Ravi Shastri
8.10 pm: Delhi: Japan-India Parliamentarians Friendship League delegation meet Finance Minister Arun Jaitley
8.00 pm: Department of Environment is advised to take immediate necessary steps to ban Chinese crackers for public interest: Delhi Govt.
7.40 pm: Judgement, outcome I personally felt is unfortunate: Goa CM Laxmikant Parsekar on 2008 Scarlett Keeling murder case verdict
7.30 pm: Nearly 30 civilians killed in bombardment of Syria's Aleppo (Source: AFP)
7:24 pm: Navi Mumbai: As far as Indian Navy is concerned, search ops based on y'day's sightings of suspected terrorists is over: Defence PRO on Uran.
7:11 pm: Delhi: A delegation of West Pakistani Refugees met Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, submitted a charter of demands.
6:50 pm: A 22 year old youth killed after security forces opened fire during a protest in Nadihal Sopore, Baramulla District (J&K).
6:40 pm: Do you people only want statements, or want to see some action? Action will be taken, you wait & see: Ram Madhav on Pak issue.
6:20 pm: The karnataka legislative assembly has resolved to release Cauvery water only for drinking water. This would mean no release of water to Tamil Nadu as per directive of Supreme Court.
6:10 pm: AAP MLAs demand time to file documents i.e. HC order on cancellation of parliamentary secretaries. EC give next date of Oct 7 to file reply.
5:58 pm: French defence minister Jean-Yves Drian meets PM Narendra Modi.
5:50 pm: High alert along LoC, BSF troops are patrolling the border.
5:44 pm: I don't have faith in the justice system here to give us justice, anymore: Scarlett Keeling's mother.
5:30 pm: 2008 Scarlett Keeling murder case: I had some hope in CBI but it is clear that either they are incompetent or corrupt & I believe they are not incompetent: Keeling's mother
5:27 pm: Samsung fire incident: This equipment (Samsung mobile) will be further examined by the concerned departments. IndiGo has voluntarily informed the DGCA.
5:22 pm: Won't allow release of Shah Rukh Khan's 'Raees' & Karan Johar's 'Ae Dil Hai Mushkil' as Pak actors have worked in it: Shalini Thackeray, MNS.
5:18 pm: EU may impose restrictions, economic & political, on Pak if it fails to stop atrocities on Baloch:Ryszard Cza rnecki (VP, European Parl).
5:02 pm: Manik Sarkar had said that India has a big brotherly attitude with its neighbouring countries yesterday.
4:50 pm:TMC & Congress walk-out of Tripura Assembly on demand of withdrawal of alleged comment by the CM Manik Sarkar.
4:33 pm: Samsung phone catches fire onboard Indigo flight. Phone was in passenger's bag in overhead cabin
4:20 pm: SC maintains that Subarata Roy will go to jail. Gives him time till September 30 to surrender.
4:10 pm: Geneva: Protesters hold a silent candle light protest outside UNHRC to highlight the atrocities committed by Pak in Balochistan.
3:57 pm: Rafale is a potent weapon which will add to the capability of IAF: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar.
3:46 pm: Hyderabad: Heavy rainfall triggers water logging in several areas.
3.33 pm: BJP Office bearer meeting begins in Kozhikode.
3.26 pm: This is contempt of court by K'taka Govt. If the Govt won't follow the Court's order, what will happen in future?: CR Saraswathi (AIADMK).
3.18 pm: Protesters hold a silent candle light protest outside UNHRC to highlight the atrocities committed by Pak in Balochistan in Geneva.
3.02 pm: Foreign nationals in Mumbai with valid docs provided by GoI, need not worry. We'll provide adequate protection when required: Mumbai Police.
3.01 pm: 2008 Scarlett Keeling murder case: Goa court acquits both the accused.
2.51 pm: SC to hear in November, PIL filed by NGO Swaraj Abhiyan seeking SIT probe in purchase of Agustawestland helicopter by Chhattisgarh Govt.
2.50 pm: Tamil Nadu does not agree to our distress formula. We have always abided by the Constitution. What does SC mean by live and let live? We will clearly not live if we release water. Can they hold us in contrmpt if we protect our people?
We can't be held in contempt for protecting our drinking water says H D Kumaraswamy.
2.45 pm: Cauvery water will be used for drinking purpose- karnataka council resolves.
Triple talaq is nothing but gross injustice to women, this is a totally wrong law: Maulana Saif Abbas,Shia cleric pic.twitter.com/EalxaFt9hd— ANI (@ANI_news) September 23, 2016
2:40 pm: Triple talaq is nothing but gross injustice to women, this is a totally wrong law: Maulana Saif Abbas,Shia cleric.
2.25 pm: Delegation of Japan-India Parliamentarians friendship league calls on PM Narendra Modi.
Delhi: Delegation of Japan-India Parliamentarians friendship league calls on PM Narendra Modi. pic.twitter.com/AytIpGcith— ANI (@ANI_news) September 23, 2016
1.55 pm: There is no way we can release water. No other decision other than not releasing water can be taken says Jagdish Shettar.
1.50 pm: I urge the the house to take a decision on Cauvery says Jagadish Shettar. This house knows there is situation of distress. Reservoirs have alarming low levels of water Shettar says.
1.42 pm: There is no way we can release water. No other decision other than not releasing water can be taken says Shettar on Cauvery water row.
1.41 pm: Mount Abu (Rajasthan): Selfie with a python? Think again...
1.40 pm: Sahara apologises to Supreme Court for use of intemperate language used by its counsel Rajeev Dhawan.
1.39 pm: Special session of the Karnataka Legislative Assembly underway.
1.38 pm: Siddaramaiah condemns Uri and Pathankot attacks.
1.37 pm: French Defence Minister Jean-Yves Drian pays homage at Amar Jawan Jyoti, India Gate.
1.26 pm: We won't let 'Ae Dil Hai Mushkil' & 'Raees' release as it has Pakistani actors: MNS.
1.14 pm: Kerala HC has postponed the review petition on Lavalin scandal case to November 9th 2016.
1.10 pm: We have not received a response yet but we hope FIR is registered soon considering the gravity of the complaint: Swati Maliwal.
12.57 pm: So many people take pictures with me, we dont know everyone do we? They dont have it written on their faces: Tej Pratap Yadav on SC notice.
12.50 pm: BJP leaders who have a picture with him should also be sent out a notice: Tej Pratap Yadav on SC notice.
12.47 pm: Deal for 36 Rafale fighter jets between India and France signed; deal is worth 7.8 billion euros.
12.44 pm: Deal for 36 Rafale fighter jets between India and France signed.
12.34 pm: President Pranab Mukherjee and PM Narendra Modi launch Vice President Hamid Ansari's book 'Citizen and Society'.
12.25 pm: PM Narendra Modi speaking at the launch of Vice President Hamid Ansari's book 'Citizen and Society'.
12.10 pm: Debate to be held for two hours only. Speak on distress not against SC leaders advised by speaker.
12.05 pm: Law minister T B Jayachandra to move motion in Karnataka legislative assembly.
11.58 am: Special Session in Karnataka Legislative assebmly likely to commence at 12pm after JD(S) leader H D Revanna said that it would not be auspicious to start the session between 10.30am and 12pm.
11.55 am: SC seeks reply of Centre and CBI on VVIP chopper scam.
11.50 am: Maharashtra: An NSG commando at Uran Police station after a meeting of security forces.
11.30 am: Each speaker in the Karnataka assembly will be given only five minutes to speak on the Cauvery issue.
11.20 am: Special Session will urge Prime Minister to intervene in the Cauvery matter.
11.13 am: Ahead of the Special legislative session, it has been decided not to use strong language against the SC.
10.55 am: Supreme Court orders Subrato Roy be taken back into custody. Supreme Court was miffed with the wrong statements on property given by Sahara. Sends Roy and two directors back to Tihar.
10.27 am: NSG teams deployed in Mumbai after a high alert was issued in the state.
10.07 am: Terminal B of New York's LaGuardia Airport evacuated, unattended vehicle being investigated.
9.55 am: Srinagar (J&K): Shutdown and restrictions continue for the 77th day.
Srinagar (J&K): Shutdown and restrictions continue for the 77th day. pic.twitter.com/5luSceA9yK— ANI (@ANI_news) September 23, 2016
9.40 am: Combing operations in Uran continue, Maharashtra Home Dept confirms that its probing seizure of an abandoned boat on 7th Sept near Uran.
9.22 am: Seven people dead and two missing after heavy rains and flooding in Guntur district of Andhra Pradesh.
9.17 am: A Pakistani national has been apprehended by the BSF at Akhnoor sector, J&K.
9.05 am: J&K: BSF resort to firing after noticing suspicious activity along LOC in Keran sector, search ops underway.
8.23 am: Security tightened at Mumbai airport after high alert was issued.
8.18 am: Special legislative session in Karnataka today. Session to pass one line resolution on Cauvery. Session likely to resolve not to release water to Tamil Nadu as per directive of Supreme Court.
8.07 am: Lawyers protest against Pakistan at Wagah border against Uri attack.
8.00 am: Tamil Nadu chief minister Jayalalithaa hospitalised.