Bengaluru, Nov 27: Catch all the latest national and international news updates of Thursday, Nov 27 here:
10.50 pm: Indian-Russian joint air force exercise AviaIndra I's second phase, involving fighter and helicopter pilots and missile crews from both forces, concludes.
10.30 pm: France will open eight new visa application centers in India, taking their number from six to 18, French Ambassador Francois Richer said
10.00 pm: Andhra Pradesh government signs 4 MoUs with Sumitomo Corporation of Japan to help the state develop a new capital city, as well as cooperate in the fields of agriculture, food processing and energy.
9.30 pm: A coal mine accident that claimed 26 lives and left 50 injured on Wednesday was caused by gas combustion instead of coal dust ignition as previously presumed, China's work safety watchdog said.
9.00 pm: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif skipped the banquet hosted by Nepalese President Ram Baran Yadav and left for home due to some "pressing domestic issues".
8.15 pm: Rahul Gandhi after meeting slum dwellers of Rangpuri Pahari says, "Congress will fight for the rights of the poor. Poor are being thrown out of their houses,whatever is happening here is wrong."
8.00 pm: Sourav Ganguly on Australian Cricketer Phillip Hughes's death says, "International cricket has lost a young talent, it is really sad."
7.45 pm: Congress leader P C Chacko made in-charge of party affairs in Delhi in place of Shakeel Ahmed.
7.30 pm: Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi visits Rangpuri Pahari slum in Vasant Kunj in South Delhi.
7.20 pm: Rajya Sabha passes CBI Chief's Appointment Bill.
7:15 pm: He (PM Modi) is a very mature politician, can face the press with confidence, says Pakistani journalist in Kathmandu.
7:13 pm: PM Modi is a strong PM, he should use his strength to improve ties between India and Pakistan, says Pakistan journalist in Kathmandu.
7:00 pm: Congress protest against sterilization camp tragedy earlier in Raipur, Chhattisgarh.
6:45 pm: Modi's maiden SAARC visit a success; meeting Sharif a normal courtesy: MEA
5:53 pm: Former Pak interior minister Rehman Malik claims to have proof of ISIS presence in Pakistan
4.30 pm: Kolkata Municipal Corporation denies permission to BJP president Amit Shah's rally.
3.30 pm: At SAARC Summit, energy pact deal goes through after pressure on Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif, say sources
3.05 pm: IPL spot fixing case hearing adjourned till December 1
2.13 pm: We want Shiv Sena to be a part of the govt, we'll resume talks tomorrow: Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis.
2:10 pm: 3 terrorists killed in the encounter at Arnia sub sector, Jammu and Kashmir
1.11 pm: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif exchange pleasantries at the SAARC retreat in Nepal.
12.45 pm: Rajya Sabha adjourned till 2 pm following uproar by Congress members over naming of Hyderabad airport.
12.25 PM: SC asks Srinivasan to give details about who controls Chennai Super Kings owned by India Cements.
12.10 pm: Modi-Adani relations cause uproar in Rajya Sabha; TMC MP Derek O'Brien raises issue
11.43 am: SC asks Srinivasan to explain how there was no conflict of interest as he was BCCI president and owned IPL team CSK.
11.30 am: J&K CM Omar Abdullah condoles army officer's death in Arnia in encounter with terrorists, questions timing of attack.
11.10 am: Congress MPs continue with their protest in Rajya Sabha over renaming of Hyderabad airport.
10.40 am: Black money was generated and siphoned off during Congress regime so we have nothing to be afraid of: Venkaiah Naidu on Parliament debate.
10.33 am: Delhi Metro rail service disrupted at Mandi House station due to technical problem, thousands of passengers stranded.
10.19 am: Australia cricketer Phillip Hughes passes away at Sydney's St. Vincent Hospital (Phil Hughes no more)
10.15 am: CBI files case diary of a coal scam case involving industrialist Kumar Mangalam Birla and others in sealed cover before special court- PTI
10.08 am: Sporadic firing near Kathar village along the International Border, says BSF: Reports
9.30 am: J&K : Army indicts 9 soldiers for killing 2 youth in Budgam, recommends court martial proceedings
9.17 am: Badaun rape case: CBI states that girls found hanging from a tree in Badaun were not sexually assaulted
8.50 am: At least 17 Venezuelan inmates, on hunger strike over prison conditions, die of drug poisoning
8.18 am: The Supreme Court will resume hearing into the IPL fixing case later today
8.00 am: Army has foiled two infiltration bids on the line of control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir during the last 48 hours (Army foils infiltration bid)