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11.00 pm: Vijay Mallya found guilty by a local court in Hyderabad in cheque bounce case. Court has issued a non bailable warrant against him.
The local court in Hyderabad to pronounce the quantum of sentence on May 5.— ANI (@ANI_news) April 20, 2016
9.45 pm: Submitted memorandum to Guv stating that we are in majority & once Pres. rule is revoked, must be allowed to prove that: Dinesh Agarwal, Congress.
9.30 pm: Social activist files plea in Bilaspur HC (Chhattisgarh) to cancel IPL matches scheduled to take place in Raipur due to water crisis in state.
8.50 pm: DMDK Chief Captain Vijaykanth threatens to slap journalists in Salem.
8.45 pm: Have info that BJP might lift President rule & sworn in their candidate unconstitutionally: State Cong President Kishor Upadhyay.
8.35 pm: UN begins evacuation of 500 wounded from besieged Syria towns: AFP
8.25 pm: 2 people seriously injured after a car lift of Mumbai's Iqbal Heights building falls down. Injured shifted to hospital.
8.05 pm: Horses should no longer be part of our police systems. They serve no purpose: Union Minister Maneka Gandhi to ANI.
8.00 pm: 'Shaktimaan' was a police officer on duty and went through so much pain which ultimately killed him: Union Minister Maneka Gandhi to ANI.
The cuplrits should be arrested for killing a police officer (Shaktimaan): Union Minister Maneka Gandhi to ANI— ANI (@ANI_news) April 20, 2016
7.50 pm: PM Narendra Modi meets veteran BJP leader LK Advani in Delhi.
7.40 pm: Unfortunate & sad. It was a painful death for him. Animal laws must be tightened: Bhuvneshwari, PETA on Shaktimaan.
7.31 pm: Defence Acquisition Council meeting to be held tomorrow. Matters related to Defence Procurement Procedure (DPP) on agenda.
7.30 pm: Very sad. I already said that I am not at fault,if found guilty then cut my leg-Ganesh Joshi,BJP MLA on Shaktimaan.
7.29 pm: Death toll in Ecuador earthquake rises to 525.
7.13 pm: Union Minister Piyush Goyal at the London Stock Exchange.
7.12 pm: Union Minister Piyush Goyal at the London Stock Exchange.
7.11 pm: Norwegian mass murderer Anders Breivik wins lawsuit against the state for 'inhuman' treatment.
7.01 pm: We are very sad. Everybody did everything possible, what happened today is sad, says a Doctor on police horse 'Shaktimaan'.
7.00 pm: Don't want to control what ppl must wear & what they shouldn't. Not interested in doing moral policing, says A Agarwal.
6.55 pm: NO. In this policy there is no dress code prescribed: Anurag Agarwal, Home secretary on reports of skirt ban at discotheques in Chandigarh.
6.33 pm: Police horse 'Shaktimaan' which was injured during a BJP protest in Dehradun, passes away, Harish Rawat pays tribute.
6.32 pm: I am shocked, can't express my feeling in words,we all thought Shaktimaan was recovering well, says Harish Rawat.
6.17 pm:Tragic. Shaktimaan died the day he was injured,tough for horses his size to survive on 3 legs, says Gauri Maulekhi, Activist.
6.00 pm: Saddened.The State Govt is to be blamed for Shaktimaan's death,the medical treatment was inadequate, says Ajay Bhatt, BJP.
5.30 pm: Tomorrow we will again try and enter the inner sanctum of Trimbakeshwar temple(Nasik) -Trupti Desai,Activist.
5.25 pm: Pratyusha Banerjee 's family files petition in Bombay HC seeking CBI investigation in the case.
5.10 pm: Ministry of tourism has not yet taken a decision on the next brand ambassador of 'Incredible India' Campaign, says Sources.
4.45 pm: Karnataka Cabinet decides to move Supreme Court against Karnataka HC's verdict quashing 15 FIRs filed against Yeddyurappa.
4.30 pm: Last rites of Kirpal Singh (Indian prisoner who died in Pakistan jail) performed in Gurdaspur (Punjab).
4.20 pm: Hope his innocence is proved soon (in Samjhauta blast case)&he is released, says Archana Purohit,Lt Colonel Purohit's wife.
4.00 pm: Gunmen kill seven police guarding polio team in Pakistan
3.55 pm: If given an opportunity,we will prove our majority on the floor of the house, says Kailash Vijayvargiya, BJP on Uttarakhand row.
3.45 pm: BCCI appoints Rahul Johri as its new Chief Executive Officer.
3.32 pm: BJP activist Dayanand Nene says 10,000 ltrs of water used for helipad for Union Minister Radha Mohan Singh in Bhiwandi.
3.31 pm: I have requested Maharashtra CM to form a code of conduct that VIPs should avoid going to places in choppers without helipad, says Dayanand Nene.
3.30 pm: Director of Gaya airport receives letter from Maoists threatening to bomb airport if director doesn't resign. FIR registered in Bihar
3.00 pm: State Commission for Protection of Child Rights issues notice to Collector Karimnagar for enquiry and action over 'Shishu Greh' incident.
2.45 pm: Kabul blast Death toll rises to 64- AFP in Afghanistan.
2.43 pm: If we are to have a reasonable public dialogue we should read words in their context, not stripped of it, says RBI Governor
2.42 pm: Earthquake measuring 6.1 on the Richter scale strikes off coast of Ecuador, says USGS.
2.31 pm: As a central banker who has to be pragmatic,I cannot get euphoric if India is the fastest growing large economy, says Raghuram Rajan, RBI Governor.
The Chinese economy which was smaller than us in 1960s is now 5 times our size-RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan pic.twitter.com/sGoJ1ZAJrd— ANI (@ANI_news) April 20, 2016
2.25 pm: An active woman naxal carrying a reward of Rs 1 lakh & 10 thousand on her head, arrested by ITBP in Narayanpur area of Bastar, Chhattisgarh.
2.00 pm: 50 cabs of Ola and Uber impounded in last 12 hours by Delhi Transport Department for charging more than prescribed limit.
1.55 pm: DMDK Chief Captain Vijaykanth threatens to slap journalists in Salem.
1.50 pm: PM has asked to provide assistance to states,take initiatives as well, says Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti.
1.45 pm: BJP's allegations against Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi are completely baseless and mischievous, says Congress.
1.40 pm: Cabinet approves signing of Paris Agreement adopted at the 21st Conference of Parties held in Paris in December 2015.
1.30 pm: Caretaker burns hands of children with hot spoon at 'Shishu Greh' run by Telangana Govt in Karimnagar.
1.25 pm: Dr.Sunil Kumar Singh of Jaspur Govt hospital in Udham Singh Nagar district shot dead by unidentified gunmen inside hospital in Uttarakhand.
1.12 pm: Rajiv Gandhi Khel Abhiyan Yojana has been renamed as 'Khelo India'.
1.06 pm: The strike (by IAS officers and DANICS Delhi Andaman and Nicobar Civil Service officers on 31st Dec last year) was political, says Arvind Kejriwal.
12.45 pm: One hold talks with concerned authority 1st and goes on strike when all talks fail.Neither any IAS officer nor DANICS approached us, says Delhi CM.
12.30 pm: 50-wagon train loaded from Miraj arrived in parched Latur (Maharashtra) this morning with 25 lakh ltrs water.
12.10 pm: Even President can go wrong, everything is subject to judicial review,you should rejoice at evolution we've had,court tells Govt on Uttarakhand row.
12 noon: Nalini had filed a written petition in Madras HC asking for release, says M Radhakrishnan (convict Nalini's lawyer) on Rajiv Gandhi assassination matter
11.45 am: Govt submits that courts can't have jurisdiction over President's assent on Prez Rule in Uttarakhand.
11.30 am: There is no decision like that of king which can't be subject to judicial review.That's essence of Constitution,says CJ on Pres's rule matter.
11.28 am: Bombay High Court grants exception to BCCI,allows IPL match on May 1st in Pune.
10.40 am: Surge pricing is daylight robbery. No responsible govt can allow that, tweets Arvind Kejriwal.
10.20 am: The Union Government has rejected a proposal by the Tamil Nadu government to release the killers of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi.
10.15 am: Jet Airways aircraft, held back after bomb threat, has been cleared for departure. The flight has 125 passengers and 6 crew.
9.50 am: 1 child succumbs to injuries and 3 children injured during celebratory firing at a wedding ceremony in Arrah, Bihar.
9.00 am: Jet Airways flight from Ahmedabad to Mumbai halted in Ahmedabad after bomb scare.
8.45 am: A class 5 student dies of a heat stroke while trying to fetch water for her family in Beed, Marathwada.
8.03 am: Visuals of dried up Manjara dam near Latur which is reeling under severe water crisis
8.00 am: Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton win pivotal New York primary.