New Delhi, Nov 19: Today (Thursday, Nov 19) is the birth anniversary of former Prime Minister of India, Indira Gandhi. Narendra Modi tweeted, "tribute to Indiraji on her birth anniversary".
Follow all news updates from India and other countries of the world here on Thursday, Nov 19:
11:42 pm: Former West Bengal minister Madan Mitra surrenders in Alipore court, remanded to judicial custody.
9:50 pm: I hope CBI now arrests all policemen who tried to brush case under carpet with Peter & Indrani Mukerjea: Abha Singh.
9:40 pm: I will attend Nitish ji's oath taking ceremony tomorrow: WB CM Mamata Banerjee.
9:35 pm: Minister of Foreign Affairs, & International Development of France to visit Delhi from Nov 20-21; will meet PM, EAM & Prakash Javadekar.
9:25 pm: Peter Mukerjea arrested by CBI in Sheena Bora case, taken to CBI office in Mumbai.
8:15 pm: Total impact from implementation of 7th Pay Commission is Rs 1.02 lakh cr; including Rs 28,000 cr on Railway Budget: FM.
8:10 pm: 7th Pay Commission report has to be implemented from January 1, 2016.
8:05 pm: Sheena Bora Case: CBI has today arrested Peter Mukherjee in the case. Further investigation is on.
8:00 pm: Commission recommends a revised pension formulation for civil employees including CAPF & Defense Personnel who have retire before 1.1.2016.
7:57 pm: The minimum pay in govt is recommended to be set at Rs 18000 per month. Max pay is recommended as Rs 2,25,000 per month for Apex scale and Rs 250000 per month for Cabinet Secretary and others at the same level.
The total financial impact in the FY 2016-17 is likely to be Rs 1,02,100 crore, over the expenditure as per the business as usual scenario.
7:56 pm: In percentage terms the overall increase in pay & allowances and pension will be 23.55 %.
In percentage terms the overall increase in pay & allowances and pension will be 23.55 %.
7:55 pm: GoI had consituted the 7th Pay Commission in 2014. Recommendations submitted today: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.
7:50 pm: 7th Pay Commission headed by Justice AK Mathur submits its report to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.
7:45 pm: Resurgent Rajasthan Summit 2015 underway in Jaipur.
7:40 pm: Fire breaks out in Kandivali slum area (Mumbai), 6 fire tenders at the spot. More details awaited.
7:30 pm: Lower house of French Parliament votes to extend state of emergency for 3 months: AP
7:15 pm: Preparations for Nitish Kumar's oath taking ceremony in Patna tomorrow.
7:00 pm: Punjab Congress delegation led by VP Rahul Gandhi met President Pranab Mukherjee today.
6:45 pm: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh meets Chinese Premier Li Keqiang in Beijing.
6:30 pm: Brazil's Foreign Minister Mauro Vieira meets Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in Delhi.
6:10 pm: Chhota Rajan sent to 14 days judicial custody.
6:05 pm: DNA test says Mahato not Geeta's parents.
6.00 pm: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan addressed a rally in Dewas (Madhya Pradesh).
5.41 pm: RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav's son Tejaswi likely to assume the post of Deputy Chief Minister.
5.33 pm: Russia ready to work with west's anti-IS coalition if it respects Syria 'sovereignty', says Sergey Lavrov- Foreign Affairs Minister of Russia.
5.02: The collegium system of appointment shall not be put on hold, says SC.
4.48 pm: Saw on TV that the court ordered me to surrender, I am following that order. I am a law abiding citizen: Madan Mitra.
4.11 pm: After Geeta's DNA test did not match with Mahato family,we have sent pictures of other prospective families to her for recognition: Ministry of External Affairs.
3.22 pm: Rahul Gandhi speaks at Indian Youth Congress's celebration of 98th birth anniversary of Indira Gandhi in Delhi.
2.49 pm: Calcutta High Court cancels bail of Trinamool Congress leader Madan Mitra.
2:30 pm: Belgian authorities launched 6 raids in Brussels region in connection with Paris suicide bomber Bilal Hadfi.
2:16 pm: Nation paid tribute to Martyred Colonel Santosh Mahadik who was cremated with full military honours in Satara.
1:59 pm: Public investment has been increased significantly, FDI too has been increased considerably, private sector investment is picking up slowly, said Finance Minister Arun Jaitley while attending an event in Rajasthan.
1:45 pm: Sensex rose over 340 points at 25,827.99, Nifty above 7800.
1:33 pm: NHRC issued notice to Secretary, Health, Government of Maharashtra over botched cataract surgery at Washim District Hospital.
1:23 pm: An FIR has been filed against three passengers for allegedly misbehaving with Air Hostess on Indigo's Coimbatore-Chennai flight.
1:16 pm: Subramanian Swamy slams Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi saying what does he do? I want to know. Except for scream at a meeting and go off for a vacation
1:00 pm: An aircraft en-route to Egypt from Poland makes an emergency landing in Sofia, Bulgaria after a bomb threat
12:47 pm: Tamil Nadu floods: CM Jayalalithaa asks Home Minister to depute central team for damage assessment
12:40 pm: Eight coal mines to be offered in the next round of auction in January: Coal Secretary Anil Swarup
12:31 pm: Centre tells SC it can't prepare procedure for judges' appointments as it will "undermine Chief Justice"
12:08 pm: PM Modi & BJP Govt have no concrete policy regarding terrorism till date. ISIS flags being waved in Kashmir: Raj Babbar, Congress
11:52 am: You will handle 1/5th districts in next 10 years. You can change the fate of the country: PM Modi to IAS 2013 batch
11:45 am: Centre refuses to formulate draft memorandum of procedure to be followed by SC collegium for appointments of judges to higher judiciary
11:32 pm: High Court allows Third Test match between India and South Africa at Delhi's Ferozshah Kotla stadium
11:25 pm: Crowds gather in large numbers to bid their final farewell to Col. Santosh Mahadik in his hometown of Satara
11:20 am: Indira Gandhi was responsible for India's first atomic test: Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh
11:15 am: Two naxalites were gunned down in encounter between CRPF and naxalites in Sukma, Chhattisgarh this morning.
10:44 am: Delhi BJP leaders will meet Lt Guvernor shortly, alleging that the bills are being brought by Kejriwal govt on the floor of the House unconstitutionally.
10:37 am: As rains plagued Chennai, snakes and other were spotted slithering into homes during the deluge.
10:25 am: Earqthquake with a magnitude 5.0 and epicenter near Karthmandu hit Nepal, said US Geological Survey.
10:15 am: Forensic reports confirmed that the body, which was found from a jungle in Raigad near Mumbai, was of Sheena Bora's.
10:00 am: There has been no illegality or immoral practice in manufacturing Patanjali Atta Noodles. We have all original documents and the Central government gave me license, said Baba Ramdev.
9:32 am: People magazine named David Beckham 'Sexiest Man Alive'.
9:14 am: Heavy rain caused water logging in Chennai, vehicle submerged in rain water, rain water entered houses.
8:55 am: President Pranab Mukherjee paid tribute to Indira Gandhi on her birth anniversary at Shakti Sthal, Delhi.
8:49 am: Vice President Hamid Ansari paid tribute to Indira Gandhi on her birth Anniversary at Shakti Sthal, Delhi.
8:42 am: Former PM Manmohan Singh paid tribute to Indira Gandhi on her birth Anniversary at Shakti Sthal, Delhi.
8:39 am: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi paid tribute to Indira Gandhi on her birth Anniversary at Shakti Sthal, Delhi.
8:36 am: Congress President Sonia Gandhi paid tribute to Indira Gandhi on her birth Anniversary at Shakti Sthal, Delhi.
8:10 am: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will lead a delegation comprising party leaders from Punjab, to President Pranab Mukherjee over Faridkot firing case.
8:00 am: 14 Indian fishermen along with three boats were detained by Sri Lankan navy in early morning hours. They were fishing near Palk Strait.
7:55 am: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to hold an interactive session with the Assistant Secretaries, IAS-2013 batch.