Bengaluru, March 26: Uttarakhand Congress president Kishore Upadhyay to meet Sonia Gandhi in Delhi this morning.
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11:45 pm: Cabinet discussed political situation in Uttarakhand but no decision on imposition of President's rule taken.
11:07 pm: Union Cabinet meeting ends in Delhi.
11:05 pm: England beat Sri Lanka by 10 runs in WT20.
11:00 pm: No constitutional crisis in Uttarakhand to warrant President's Rule: Congress leader Ambika Soni.
10:50 pm: This is a huge conspiracy by BJP and Centre to destabilize Congress Govts. We hve come to know from our sources that cabinet meeting hs been called to discuss Uttarakhand Crisis after an alleged sting operation- Ambika Soni, Congress.
10:15 pm: TN CM writes to PM, urges to instruct MEA & Indian Embassy in Brussels to provide help to family of TR Ganeshan who went missing.
10:05 pm: HM Rajnath Singh and FM Arun Jaitley reach 7 RCR for cabinet meeting.
9:50 pm: Fire breaks out at Chhattisgarh's Indoor stadium near Ramakrishna Mission Ashram in Narayanpur, 5 fire tenders trying to douse flames.
9:25 pm: Cabinet meeting to take place at 9:30 PM, today at 7 RCR.
9:15 pm: Howrah (WB): Clash between police and locals after one died in a road accident, locals vandalise vehicles.
8:55 pm: PM Narendra Modi likely to meet Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif on March 31 in Washington, D.C.
8:25 pm: National Investigation Agency (NIA) to share evidences it has collected with Pakistan's JIT team: Sources.
8:15 pm: Pakistan's JIT team would only get access to question witnesses & not security forces. In Pathankot they will only get limited access: Sources.
8:10 pm: Search operation started in Dadsara area of Tral in Pulwama(J&K) by security forces. 2 to 3 terrorists believed to be present in area.
7:35 pm: We have requested the President to impose President's rule in Uttarakhand: BJP leader Kailash Vijayvargiya.
7:25 pm: None of basic human rights of students of University was violated by administration, says Hyderabad University registrar in its report to AP State HRC.
6:55 pm: Pakistan's JIT team to arrive in Delhi tomorrow in connection with Pathankot terror attack.
6:45 pm: Crude bombs recovered from two drums in Birbhum(West Bengal).
6:25 pm: Any form of violence will not be tolerated by any group or member of any political party: BS Sidhu,Uttarakhand DGP.
6:17 pm: New Zealand(145/8) beat Bangladesh(70 all out) by 75 runs in WT20.
5:52 pm: Section 144 imposed in Uttarakhand, security tightened outside residences of MLAs.
5:42 pm: Brussels attacks suspect charged with terrorist offences, says prosecutor.
5: 21 pm: The issue of removal of Hyderabad University V-C Appa Rao will be taken up with PM, says Telangana CM KC Rao.
5:10 pm: The body of army jawan buried under snow following an avalanche in Siachen recovered, says Defence spokesman.
4:55 pm: Have submitted letter to Guv where BJP legislators have unanimously supported PDP in Govt formation: Nirmal Singh.
We shall sit together with PDP and decide on the future course of action- Nirmal Singh, BJP after meeting Governor pic.twitter.com/u8AvuS2YtL— ANI (@ANI_news) March 26, 2016
4:49 pm: We're thankful to the BJP for their unconditional support in formation of Government in J&K: Mehbooba Mufti.
4:36 pm: PDP President Mehbooba Mufti and BJP leader Nirmal Singh meet Governor NN Vohra at Raj Bhawan.
4.10 pm: TMC's Baichung Bhutia files nomination from Siliguri for upcoming Assembly elections in West Bengal
3.57 pm: Union Minister Jitendra Singh meets Tripura CM Manik Sarkar.
3.45 pm: We have got in touch with her husband. There are 26 more Indians working in Zawiya hospital- EAM Sushma Swaraj.
3.15 pm: Police recovers 140 crude bombs from Nanoor (Birbhum district, West Bengal).
3.05 pm: 2 army personnel and 2 civilians injured in a grenade attack near a police station in Bijbehara (Anantnag district, J&K)
2.35 pm: When the cross examination by the defence counsel Wahab Khan ended Headley tells him kaha suna mauf.
2.20 pm: The Lashkar-e-Tayiba has a women's wing not a cell says Headley. The role of the wing is to spread a religious message. There are no women's wing or cells involved in any kind of combat in India and Kashmir.
2.17 pm: During re-examination, David Headley said that he does not have any knowledge of women's cell of LeT in combat roles in India and Kashmir.
2.15 pm: Two people from Kerala have died in bomb shelling in Libya: Oommen Chandy,Kerala CM.
2.05 pm: Rail roko protest by Karnataka Rakshana Vedike over Kalasa-Banduri Nala project.
2.00 pm: Special prosecutor begins re-examination of David Heaey. His cross examination has ended.
1.56 pm: Special Public Prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam starts his re examination of David Headley. Defence Lawyer concluded his cross examination today.
1.52 pm: By not putting up a more credible candidate, BJP is essentially handing over seat to us: Shashi Tharoor on Sreesanth.
1.38 pm: Man accused of killing volleyball player Tina in Kolkata surrendered before Jagatdal Police Station this morning.
1.25 pm: Hyderabad University registrar Sudhakar Rao at AP State Human Rights Commission to file report(on alleged atrocities against students).
1.05 pm: Judge GA Sanap rejected application of Advocate Wahab Khan for adjournment of cross examination of David Headley in 26/11 case.
12.54 pm: Farmers protest at Marina Beach demanding waiver of agricultural loans and resolution of Kaveri water dispute.
12.35 pm: Defence lawyer seeks extension of another day to cross examine David Headley. Court says consult with your client right away.
12.31 pm: I was not trying to establish Islamic rule in India says Headley. India and Israel are the biggest enemies of Islam.
12.30 pm: Madras University students who were protesting against Hyderabad University VC Appa Rao, forcefully removed by police.
12.25 pm: National level volleyball woman player Tina Aich murder case in Barasat (West Bengal): Accused Subrata Sinha surrenders before police.
12.15 pm: Dalbir Kaur (sister of Sarabjit Singh) meets EAM Sushma Swaraj over issue of Indians imprisoned in Pakistani jails.
12.04 pm: Even biggest critic of BJP has to accept that there is an honest govt under the leadership of Modi ji: Arun Jaitley.
11.38 am: Ask me about India. Don't ask me
questions about Denmark or Pakistan, said Headley. "That is not
your concern," Headley tells defence counsel. Headley was being
questioned about the Mickey Mouse Project, a plot that was set to
carry out an attack in Denmark.
11.07 am: Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses a rally in Tinsukia (Assam)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses a rally in Tinsukia (Assam) pic.twitter.com/Wo4k9xDwCS— ANI (@ANI_news) March 26, 2016
10.40 am: It is not correct that my associates and I tried to kill former President of Pakistan Pervez Musharaff. When the defence pointed out that it is part of the statement to the NIA, Headley says that he cannot say why it is there.
10.15 am: Hafiz Saeed had told me
that Bal Thackarey needs to be taught a lesson. I told him that it
would take me six months to complete the task, said David Headley.
I had visited both the Shiv Sena Bhawan and the residence of Bal Thackarey. At his residence I had met the guards.
I even conducted a survey of CBI headquarters and the Maharashtra Assembly. Hafiz Saeed had told me that Thackarey needs to be taught a lesson. I said I need six months," Headley said.
9.40 am: 35 Pak nationals detained from Ramdevra (Jaisalmer, Rajasthan). They have visa only for Mathura and Haridwar.
9.24 am: An argument broke out between the defence lawyer and Headley over the Ishrat Jahan issue. While the defence claims that he had not spoken about Ishrat to the NIA, Headley refuted that statement.
He further stated that he cannot answer why the NIA did not include the Ishrat Jahan part in the report. May be they forgot, you ask them, but I did speak about her.
Headley even said that the Lashkar-e-Tayiba had a woman's wing which is headed by the mother of an operative called Abu Aiman.
9.02 am: One SDRF jawan killed and one injured as car fell into Ganga in Devprayag (Uttarakhand). Three jawans missing.
8.44 am: The David Headley cross examination continues for the fourth day today. "It was Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi who introduced me to Muzzamil Bhat a Lashkar-e-Tayiba commander. Bhat told me he handled both the Akshardham and Ishrat Jahan case," Headley said.
I had prior information about Ishrat Jahan after reading about her in the newspapers. However I was told about her once again by both Bhat and Lakhvi.
I was not happy with the way the NIA recorded my statement. I never said that that every operation undertaken by Bhat was a failure. The statement given to the NIA was never read out to me, Headley said.
8.33 am: One child dead,100 shops gutted as massive fire breaks out in Parade Bazaar area of Kanpur.
8.20 am: PDP, BJP to meet J&K Guv jointly on Saturday to stake claim to form government.
8.00 am: Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address a rally in Majuli (Assam) today