Oct 6: Terrorists opened fire outside an army camp in Langate in Handwara (J&K). After exchanging fire, both the terrorists were killed by officials.Meanwhile, Singapore PM Lee Hsien Loong to meet Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje in Udaipur today.
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9:12 pm: Death toll from Hurricane Matthew rises to 102 after Haiti officials report 98 dead: Reuters
8:50 pm: Our dashing dynamic action hero (PM Modi) took right decision at the right time: BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha on Surgical strike
8:40 pm: Jayalalithaa requires a longer stay in hospital: Apollo Health Bulletin
8:20 pm: Fishing & sports activities has been banned till BRICS as precautionary measures: Goa DIG
8:00 pm: Tamil Nadu CM J Jayalalithaa continues to improve but is currently under observation.
7:45 pm: Haitti: Hurricane Matthew toll rises to 65.
7:35 pm: Singapore PM Lee Hsien Loong inaugurates centre for excellence for tourism centre at Sukhadia University in Udaipur.
7.09 pm: Three more terrorists eliminated by security forces during an infiltration bid in J&K.
7:00 pm: Rahul Gandhi accuses PM of playing politics of Surgical Strikes. Accuses PM of 'Khoon ki Dalali'.
6:30 pm: Nowgam infiltration: 3 more terrorists gunned down, total 4 terrorists have been killed till now; Operation continues.
6:12 pm: UP: Shivpal Yadav announces SP merger with Mukhtar Ansari's QED months after UP CM Akhilesh Yadav's objection: Report.
6:10 pm: India to take up with China the issue of blocking of Brahmaputra tributary: MEA.
5:47 pm: We praised PM Modi for the surgicalstrike. During UPA we conducted such strikes 4 times, but we never publicised it: Sharad Pawar.
5:46 pm: West Bank hospital official says Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas hospitalized, undergoing heart test.
5:36 pm: Pak implicated himself by acknowledging Burhan Wani as youth leader. He is known terrorist associated with a banned organisation: MEA
5.26 pm: Whatever the Govt puts in public is determined by national security, can't comment anything else on it: Vikas Swarup,MEA on surgical strike.
signal to all terror grps that international community will not pursue or tolerate selective approach to terrorism: Vikas Swarup, MEA (2/2) pic.twitter.com/M75UCu0eEG— ANI (@ANI_news) October 6, 2016
5.25 pm: We convey to committee (UN) that its expected to proscribe Masood Azhar as a terrorist,it will send a dangerous message if fails to act: MEA.
5.00 pm: MLA Inderbir Singh Bolaria (former SAD member) and former Amritsar SAD President Upkar Singh to join Congress on Dussehra.
4.42 pm: Its good that Indian army conducted surgical strike but we still believe that dialogue is the best way to sort things out: CM Akhilesh Yadav.
4.21 pm: Our party never politicized any surgical strike. This is not first of its kind strike, BJP should tell this as well: Sanjay Nirupam.
4.00 pm: Three dead after fire broke out at Tangra area of Kolkata near China town.
3.59 pm: EAM Sushma Swaraj meets families of Indian nationals captive in Iraq.
3.46 pm: 3 agreements signed b/w
India-Switzerland on Mutual Visa Exemption,Return of Illegal
Migrants and Arrangement for Dependent Persons of
3.42 pm: Conveying Government's continuous efforts, EAM Sushma Swaraj meets families of Indian nationals captive in Iraq: MEA.
3.41 pm: Police petrol pump inaugurated in Dehradun in the memory of police horse 'Shaktimaan' in Uttarakhand.
3.34 pm: One dead after fire broke out at Tangra area of Kolkata near China town.
3.28 pm: Supreme Court gives directions to BCCI to stop all disbursements to state associations.
3.27 pm: Madras High Court refuses to impose stay on the Single bench order to cancel local body elections.
3.15 pm: SC to BCCI: Don't pay money to associations that don't fall in line and are not accepting the reforms. They have no right to demand money.
3.01 pm: There are many people who are not loyal to our country and criticized Indian army, but we don't have to give them any proof, says Manohar Parrikar.
2:51 pm: Will you implement the report or not, Supreme Court asks BCCI.
2:38 pm: Some ex-servicemen wrote to me and said that they are ready to fight for the country if need arises. I salute them: Defence Minister.
2:33 pm: We carried out a 100% perfect surgical strike, our nation carries the heart & courage to carry this task out: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar.
2:32 pm: South Asia needs to develop a clear response to terrorist infrastructure in the region: President Mukherjee
2:30 pm: Another petition filed in SC against Mohammad Shahabuddin seeking his transfer from Siwan to another jail in other states.
2:29 pm: West Bengal: Fire at Tangra area of Kolkata near China town. 7 fire tender reach the spot. Ops underway. More details awaited.
2:12 pm: The Supreme Court today said that either the BCCI elects new set of administrators or the Lodha panel will give it sometime to fall in line.
2:02 pm: Rohtas (Bihar): Mob sets a truck ablaze as one dies in a road accident.
1:48: NIA arrest Islamic State suspect Subahani Moideen (31), a native of Kerala for being part of TN-Kerala IS cell.
1:42 pm: Is Anurag Thakur a first class player or cricketer, CJI asks.
1:35 pm: Friendly banter in SC- Sibal says I once captained the lawyers cricket team and won against SC judges- CJI asks werent your cases dismissed after that?.
1.33 pm: I am on a very difficult terrain here, Kapil Sibal arguing for BCCI tells SC. The amount of Rs 400 crore was disbursed to associations as routine expense not as what is being alleged by the Lodha Panel, he also says. CJI tells Sibal, you are here for difficult cases, the easier ones do not need you.
1.32 pm: I was the captain of the Supreme Court judges team in a game against the Bar, CJI tells Kapil Sibal who said Anurag Thakur is a cricket player.
1.31 pm: Bengaluru building collapse: Death toll rises to four as one person injured in the incident yesterday passes away in hospital.
1.25 pm: Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje meets Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsein Loong in Udaipur.
1.10 pm: Expelled RJD MLA Raj Ballabh Yadav who got bail in a rape case, meets Lalu Prasad Yadav in Patna.
1.06 pm: Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan holds talks with Srilankan Petroleum Minister Chandima Weerakkody in Delhi.
1.00 pm: Supporters of ailing Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalitha offer prayers and free food for the poor at Saibaba temple,Chennai for her speedy recovery.
12.55 pm: These will be released by Jan-Feb and will cover all sectors; it's path-breaking and will redefine the nation: Amitabh Kant, CEO, NITI Aayog.
12.54 pm: For last 3 months due to the bandh our livelihood is getting affected, we are not able to pay school fees of our children: Local.
12.49 pm: During hearing in SC, Amicus Curiae Gopal Subramanium seeks replacement of BCCI top brass.
12.48 pm: Preparing vision documents for 15 years and strategy for 7 years and action plan for 3 years on Prime Minister's direction: Amitabh Kant, CEO, NITI Aayog.
12.38 pm: Geelani sb dekho humare gharon mein,chulhe jalne bandh ho gaye,hum tang aa gaye hain-Transporter protesting against Hurriyat bandh in Srinagar.
12.28 pm: HM Rajnath Singh meets Simonetta Sommaruga,Swiss Minister of Justice and Police in Delhi.
12.23 pm: To maintain peace, terrorism should be eliminated, but Pak is not paying attention to it, which is unfortunate: Mallikarjun Kharge, Congress.
12.10 pm: Full dress rehearsals ahead of Air Force Day at Hindon Air Force base.
Ghaziabad (UP): Full dress rehearsals ahead of Air Force Day at Hindon Air Force base. pic.twitter.com/S7by9Td7WP— ANI (@ANI_news) October 6, 2016
11.40 am: Uttar Pradesh: Congress VP Rahul Gandhi begins his road show in Meerut; Nagma, Raj Babbar and Sheila Dikshit also present.
11.17 am: Madras High Court dismisses petition seeking Govt statement on Jayalalithaa's health and interim CM; Court observes it's a publicity petition.
10.48 am: BCCI says "records of 40 mails sent to Justice Lodha will be submitted to the court, not true that we didn't respond to Committee's mails".
10.35 am: BCCI files reply with the Supreme Court, refute allegations of non- compliance with Lodha Committee recommendations.
10.20 am: Three terrorists killed in search operations after attack on Army camp in Jammu and Kashmir's Langate.
9.55 am: President Pranab Mukherjee congratulates ISRO on successful launch of GSAT-18.
9.30 am: If management doesn't end Taliban's terror camps and 'no-go' areas in Diamer, Gilgit, Baseen and others, then we'll take action: Gilgit local.
If management doesn't end Taliban’s terror camps and ‘no-go’ areas in Diamer, Gilgit, Baseen & others, then we’ll take action: Gilgit local pic.twitter.com/206QY35Vld— ANI (@ANI_news) October 6, 2016
9.00 am: Local people and leaders in various parts of PoK protest against terror camps which they confirm are thriving there.
8.13 am: 3 infiltration bids foiled along the LoC in Kashmir. 2 bids in Naugam sector and 1 in Rampur sector.
8.00 am: 2 terrorists killed at the Army camp in Langate in Handwara (J&K) where firing was on.
7.57 am: Withdrawal of monsoon and the beginning of winter sets in Himachal Pradesh
Shimla:Withdrawal of monsoon & the beginning of Winter sets in Himachal Pradesh pic.twitter.com/eChDYD72zG— ANI (@ANI_news) October 6, 2016
7.55 am: Terrorists open fire outside an Army camp at Langate in Handwara, Jammu and Kashmir.