Bengaluru, March 21: A day after terrorists attacked a police station in Kathua, terrorists open fire at an army camp in Samba District of Jammu and Kashmir. Meanwhile, reports of shooting are coming in from New Orleans airport.
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9:30 pm: More proof of blatant cheating surfaces in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh
9:07 pm: Stones thrown at St Geroge catholic Church in Navi Mumbai; police case registered against unknown people
8:55 pm: Sierra Leone President orders three-day national lockdown against Ebola, say sources
8:23 pm: Police baton charge protestors in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh in connection with alleged police recruitment scam
7:50 pm: Lyricist and poet Yusuf Ali Kecheri passes away
7:31 pm: Date remains undecided yet,but rally will be in second week of April in Delhi, will be addressed by party President Sonia Gandhi, said Congress spokesperson Janardan Dwivedi
7:18 pm: Congress President Sonia Gandhi vows to fight for farmers, demands compensation for them
7:00 pm: JDS releases audio tape claiming it would expose the circumstances that led to the transfer of IAS officer DK Ravi prior to his death
6:48 pm: NIA arrests an absconder in the Burdwan blast case
6:20 pm: Threat cannot be ruled out completely: Brigadier RS Rana on Samba attack. No identities have been established as of yet, said Brigadier RS Rana on Samba attack
6:00 pm: We cannot rule out terrorist's presence, that's why we are still sanitizing and cleaning the area: Brigadier RS Rana on Samba attack
5:22 pm: 2 JCB Machines set on fire by naxalites in Latehar, Jharkhand
5:11 pm: Students protest against Nadia rape case in Kolkata
4:55 pm: AAP protest demanding CBI enquiry into death of Agri Engineer Muthukumarasami in the recruitment scam in Chennai, Tamil Nadu
4:32 pm: Saket court gives anticipatory bail to RK Pachauri. Delhi police application to cancel his bail, rejected
4:14 pm: Delhi Jal Board suspends 3 officials over charges of irregularities&corruption. 2 meter readers and 1 meter inspector suspended on the charges.
Action taken after complainant shared his story with Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal during his Janta Darbar on 19th March.
4.00 pm: 16 PAC personnel acquitted in 1987 Hashimpura massacre case
The problem of not lodging complaint/FIR’s in Delhi has been swept off to a great extent: BS Bassi, Delhi CP pic.twitter.com/L7mraROBgL— ANI (@ANI_news) March 21, 2015
3.30 pm: Iran president says 'nothing that cannot be resolved' in nuclear talks
3.20 pm: Delhi police claim RK Pachauri influencing witnesses and seek removal of stay on his arrest in connection to case of alleged sexual harassment.
2.57 pm: National Commission for Women visits Convent of Jesus and Mary in Nadia district, where a septuagenarian nun was allegedly gang-raped
2.40 pm: Congress slams the PDP-BJP coalition government in Jammu and Kashmir after the Samba attack.
1.50 pm: We fought for you (farmers) in the past, we will fight for you today and in future: Sonia Gandhi in Jhajjar (Haryana)
We fought for you (farmers) in the past, we will fight for you today and in future: Sonia Gandhi in Jhajjar (Haryana) pic.twitter.com/dUB3uAritU— ANI (@ANI_news) March 21, 2015
1.09 pm: New Zealand beats West India by 143 runs
1.00 pm: People celebrate ‘Gudi Padwa', with drum beats and dancing in Nagpur, Maharashtra
People celebrate ‘Gudi Padwa’, with drum beats and dancing in Nagpur, Maharashtra pic.twitter.com/hwnAoV6u1Z— NDTV (@ndtv) March 21, 2015
12.43 pm: One terrorist has been shot dead, search for the other underway: Army Sources on Samba attack
12.15 pm: As a goodwill gesture, Pakistan releases 57 Indian fishing boats that were in its custody -- PTI
11.38 am: Chief Minister Siddaramaiah says he will announce government's decision on DK Ravi death probe in the assembly on Monday.
Congress should answer why they allocated coal on basis of favoritism: Venkaiah Naidu pic.twitter.com/9CiwqAM9a5— ANI (@ANI_news) March 21, 2015
11.00 am: 2 terrorists killed, 2 security men injured during Army encounter in Samba.
10.45 am: CBI sources: Raids revealed involvement of Corporate Ministry officials
10.10 am: No contact has been established as of now, we have zeroed in on a specific area. Let us be patient: Danesh Rana (IG) on Samba terror attack.
9.55 am: We want justice and will take this matter to court: Petitioner B Kalawati on allegations against Renuka Chowdhury
9.25 am: Army personnel close in on terrorists who attacked army camp in Samba, J&K; Operation may end soon: Sources
8.48 am: Samba attack: Security tightened at the spot where the encounter is underway
Samba attack: Security tightened at the spot where the encounter is underway pic.twitter.com/3qGnli80CT— ANI (@ANI_news) March 21, 2015
8.15 am: Karnataka CM hands over IAS officer DK Ravi death case to CBI
8.03 am: Samba attack: Jammu-Pathankot highway has been sealed, gunshots can still be heard from inside the army camp
7.55 am: Police investigate report of shooting
at New Orleans international airport security