Bengaluru, Jan 14: Here are the latest news updates of the day:
11:00 pm: MOM's team wins USA's prestigious Space Pioneer Award of the National Space Society.
10:30 pm: Devendra Fadnavis may have a solution for Mumbai traffic jams
10:00 pm: ITC down 3% as govt. proposes ban on sale of loose cigarettes
9:30 pm: Caught on camera: Church in Delhi vandalised by two unidentified men
8:30 pm: Kejriwal almost makes confused comments,today he is alleging Cong is the reason he withdrew,earlier he said it was Jan Lokpal: Nalin Kohli
8:00 pm: SC & High Court have given strict directions that no dead bodies to be streamed in the Ganga:Sakshi Maharaj on dead bodies found in Ganga
7:35 pm: Had you given us 36 seats the last time the Assembly polls were held, I would have never resigned, said Arvind Kejriwal while speaking about his infamous 49-day stint as Delhi CM.
7:12 pm: Because there were too many people, someone might have pushed, I haven't slapped anyone, said BJP concillor Neeraj Gupta who allegedly slapped an engineer for protesting against corruption.
6:45 pm: Mumbai to Kolkata Jet Airways flight suffers damage in the rear during landing at Kolkata airport; all 144 passengers onboard safe.
6:21 pm: BJP's Satish Upadhyay involved in firms providing meters to discoms, said AAP Chief Kejriwal.
6.00 pm: TMC MP Prasun Banerjee reportedly slaps a traffic cop who stopped his vehicle which allegedly violated traffic norms.
5.45 pm: Government to sell 10 per cent stake in Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) this fiscal.
5.30 pm: Union minister MA Naqvi granted bail by Sessions court immediately after the court sentenced him to jail for a year for poll code violation.
Yes I have been granted bail, will proceed according to the law now : MA Naqvi,Union Min pic.twitter.com/jdDIc6lugb— ANI (@ANI_news) January 14, 2015
5.20 pm: Satish Upadhyay gives 24-hour deadline to Kejriwal to prove allegations against him.
5.15 pm: Delhi BJP chief Satish Upadhyaya addresses a press conference, dismisses charges made by AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal.
5.00 pm: "We will declare all our tickets in a day or two", says Congress leader Ajay Maken.
4.45 pm: HS Brahma to be India's next Chief Election Commissioner.
Venkaiah Naidu: Cong always adopts double standards, we are very clear wherever there is necessity,we act accordingly pic.twitter.com/MKfhiNf7I1— ANI (@ANI_news) January 14, 2015
4.30 pm: National Conference not to join govt if PDP accepts its offer of support, says NC leader A M Sagar.
Dr.Kumar Vishwas : Congress ne sarkaar toh di hi BJP ko saath hi saath ahankaar bhi de diya pic.twitter.com/DMRMFIajGl— ANI (@ANI_news) January 14, 2015
4.15 pm: Centre tells Supreme Court that River Ganga will be cleaned by the year 2018.
4.00 pm: Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi gets one year jail term for breaching prohibitory orders during 2009 Lok Sabha polls.
3.50 pm: Congress' Kiran Walia to fight against Arvind Kejriwal from New Delhi constituency.
3.40 pm: Clashes break out between Army jawans and cops in Nashik, Maharashtra
3.25 pm: Top al-Qaida leader in Yemen claims responsibility for Charlie Hebdo attack in video message
3.02 pm: Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka meets PM Modi; commits $ 250 million for innovation in India: PTI
2.45 pm: TMC leader Mukul Roy meets party chief Mamata Banerjee, likely to appear before CBI for questioning tomorrow.
2.40 pm: Delhi had never witnessed communal violence but in the last few months BJP has been attempting to ignite it: Arvind Kejriwal
2.00 pm: Arvind Kejriwal targets Delhi BJP
chief Satish Upadhyay over alleged private holdings, threatens to
expose BJP leaders in connection to power
1.40 pm: 'Didn't want someone in such a senior post to be on contract': Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on DRDO chief being sacked.
1.12 pm: Kumar Vishwas to campaign for AAP in Delhi Assembly polls, says Arvind Kejriwal only answer to Delhi problems.
12.43 pm: PDP refuses Omar Abdullah's 'unconditional support', says J&K has voted for change
12.35 pm: Former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf indicted by ATC Quetta in Akbar Bugti murder case
12.06 pm: Petrol and diesel prices likely to be cut by about Rs 2 a litre in fortnightly review tomorrow, say sources.
12.00 pm: Sporadic bombs hurlded from both sides in TMC-BJP clash, one injured: Birbhum
11.50 am: Lalu Yadav confirms unwell Nitish won't attend Makar Sankranti feast at his place, says efforts are on to merge 6 Janata Parivar parties.
11.40 am: Former AAP leader Shazia Ilmi to campaign for BJP in Delhi elections (Shazia Ilmi to campaign for BJP?)
11.35 am: Govt must explain sudden removal of DRDO Chief Avinash Chander, says Congress
11.34 am: TMC, BJP workers clash in Sattore, Birbhum
11.03 am: SC allows Italian marine Massimiliano Latorre permission to stay in Italy for 3 months on health grounds.
10.40 am: SC quashes HC suspension of Salman Khan's conviction in poaching of black buck case (Huge blow for Salman Khan)
10.12 am: Encounter between police and militants underway in Chankhan area of Sopore (J&K)
9.35 am: ISRO's Mars Mission team wins the prestigious 2015 Space Pioneer Award in the science and engineering category.
9.05 am: Janata Parivar parties to meet in Patna today to celebrate the Makar Sankranti festival
9.02 am: J&K: Indian Army, local police encircle a Sopore locality to flush out terrorists
8.52 am: SC likely to pronounce its verdict on black buck hunting case involving Salman Khan, today
8.38 am: J&K govt formation: National Conference offers support to rival PDP, writes to Governor.
8.25 am: In-camera hearing on 26/11 mastermind Lakhvi's detention from today
8.00 am: Three poachers shot dead by forest guards in Assam's Kaziranga National Park; 2 rifles, 2 gun silencers and a pistol recovered.