Bengaluru, Mar 19: Rainwater enters market area in J&K damaging goods on Sunday, March 20
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6.20 pm: Fire breaks out at Gate no 8 of Delhi's South Block. 12 fire tenders at the spot.
6.06 pm: Custom officials seize 146 tortoise at Mumbai airport from baggage of a Nepal national.
5:57 pm: Parliamentary Affairs Minister Venkaiah Naidu moves BJP Political Resolution at BJP's National Executive Meeting held in Delhi.
BJP National executive meet in Delhi, ends pic.twitter.com/05DXYO4XlR— ANI (@ANI_news) March 20, 2016
5:37 pm: Pakistan releases 86 Indian fishermen who were arrested for allegedly trespassing into its territorial waters as goodwill gesture. They will cross Wagah Border (to India) tomorrow.
5:25 pm: Ujjain Police release ID of the suspect which was found with bag full of explosives in a hostel room yesterday.
5.04 pm: Files in Rebel Congress MLA Harak Singh Rawat's Vidhan Sabha office being checked and searched.
4.29 pm: CM Harish Rawat locks rebel Congress MLA Harak Singh Rawat's Vidhan Sabha office.
4.07 pm: India & Pak are not enemies, their real enemy is terrorism- Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri, Pak politician &Islamic scholar.
3.47 pm: Mortal remains of Sepoy Vijay Kumar K recovered from under 12 feet snow,he went went missing after avalanche hit Army post in Kargil sector.
3.41 pm: Police arrest five people while making crude bomb from Tiljale in Kolkata.
3.36 pm: Nine rebel Congress MLAs to go to Raj Bhavan (Uttarakhand) against speaker Govind Singh Kunjwal's notice to them under anti-defection law.
3.18 pm: Medium danger avalanche warning exists for areas above 3,000 metres altitude of Kupwara, Baramula, Bandipur, Kargil & Gandarbal districts of J&K.
2:33 pm: Daughter of BJP MLA Ganesh Joshi (accused of attacking Police horse Shaktiman) protests against his arrest in Dehradun.
Dehradun: Daughter of BJP MLA Ganesh Joshi (accused of attacking Police horse Shaktiman) protests against his arrest pic.twitter.com/Zf6JuBeViJ— ANI (@ANI_news) March 20, 2016
1:57 pm: If there is no drinking water for 40-45 days, it is natural that the situation will become explosive: Ashok Chavan, Congress leader, on Sec-144 in Latur (Maharashtra)
If govt had helped the people,such situation wouldn't have risen: Ashok Chavan on Sec-144 in Latur amid water crisis pic.twitter.com/FLfEWOkub3— ANI (@ANI_news) March 20, 2016
1:20 pm: "I am openly saying that CM's(Uttarakhand) house turned into a hotbed of fixers, " said Harak Singh Rawat, rebel Congress MLA
1:02 pm: "We've followed constitutional process, have sent a petition to speaker under anti-defection law," said Indira Hridayesh, Parliamentary Affairs Minister, Uttarakhand.
If they want to come back, we'll welcome them: Indira Hridayesh,Parl Affairs Min,Uttarakhand on rebel Congress MLAs pic.twitter.com/0ppDY3bsu7— ANI (@ANI_news) March 20, 2016
12:48 pm: People in India should have absolutely no difficulty as far as this slogan is concerned, best example you saw at Eden Gardens yesterday:FM Arun Jaitley
We believe this is one issue on which there should be no debate (on 'Bharat Mata ki Jai): FM Arun Jaitley pic.twitter.com/wIwqAr0Jmf— ANI (@ANI_news) March 20, 2016
12:46 pm: Constitution of India allows complete freedom to dissent but does not permit destruction of the nation: Arun Jaitley
12:42 pm: "We will try and build consensus on bankrupcty bill. Most parties are in favour of the bill, " said FM Arun Jaitley.
12:35 pm: "There is a political crisis in Uttarakhand but a majority of MLAs say that they voted against finance bill and speaker says it is passed," said Arun Jaitley.
12:32 pm: "We are still committed to agenda for governance that was formed with refernce to J&K," said Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.
12:27 pm: Section 144 imposed in 6 areas of Latur(Maharashtra) as a precautionary measure to maintain law & order amid water crisis.
Sec-144 imposed in 6 areas of Latur(Maharashtra) as a precautionary measure to maintain law &order amid water crisis pic.twitter.com/suE0jE1jgi— ANI (@ANI_news) March 20, 2016
11:53 am: Notices under anti-defection law issued by Uttarakhand Minister Indira Hridayesh, put up at residences of rebel Congress MLAs.
11.30 am: World Sufi Forum being held in Ramlila Maidan in Delhi.
Delhi: Visuals from World Sufi Forum being held in Ramlila Maidan pic.twitter.com/tujwwqrttB— ANI (@ANI_news) March 20, 2016
11.05 am: I stand by what I said. I said Nusratji has done Bhagvakaran in MP Urdu Academy. Didn't take her name then, but now I'm saying this, says Urdu poet Manzar Bhopali.
11.03 am: Kargil Avalanche update: Status of rescued soldier stable. 1 soldier yet to be rescued, avalanche rescue teams working to trace the soldier.
11.00 am: Urdu poet Manzar Bhopali while addressing gathering at an event made objectionable statement against me, says Nusrat Mehdi, Secy MP Urdu Academy.
10.48 am: There was no need of SYL, there's no need now & we'll not let it be built, says Sukhbir Singh Badal, Dy CM Punjab on SYL
10.05 am: Exiled Tibetans cast their votes to elect Sikyong (their political head) and members of Parliament-in-exile.
10.03 am: BJP President Amit Shah arrives for 2nd day of party's national executive meeting at NDMC Convention Centre in Delhi.
9.27 am: Chief Election Commissioner and ECs to commence 2-day visit to Guwahati on Monday, March 21, to review poll preparation for upcoming Assembly election.
9.10 am: Belakoba (Jalpaiguri) Range forest officials seize 11 foot long skin & 88 pieces of bones of royal Bengal tiger from New Alipurduar,4 arrested.
9.00 am: A makeshift Christian prayer hall set on fire by unknown persons in Gopanpally, Nizamabad (Telangana).
8.44 am: At least seven people died and one injured after a small plane crashed in the city of Sao Paulo, Brazil, says report
8.30 am: Rainwater enters market area in Poonch (J&K) damaging goods.
8.10 am: Heavy rainfall and hailstorm in Dharamsala (Himachal Pradesh), on March 19.
8.00 am: Prince Harry met Nepal PM KP Sharma Oli in Kathmandu, on March 19.