Bengaluru, July 5: Cabinet expansion scheduled to take place, today.
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9:52 pm: Cabinet expansion:Vijay Goel appointed as the new Sports Minister.
9:31 pm: Cabinet expansion: Ravi Shankar Prasad becomes the new Law & Justice Minister. Smriti Irani moves from HRD to textiles and Venkaiah Naidu appointed as the new I&B Minister.
9:10 pm: Telangana lower court judges mass leave:General body of Telangana Judges association request HC to revoke suspension of 11 judicial officers.
8:40 pm: Hyderabad University faculty and students says Dr. B.R. Ambedkar's statue installed in the campus is missing since last night.
8:30 pm: Eid will be celebrated on July 7th (Thursday) as moon could not be sighted today: Shahi Imam Syed Ahmed Bukhari.
8:20 pm: Agitating judges from Telangana district courts call off their strike. No information on revoking the suspension of the 11 judges.
8:10 pm: EAM Swaraj met Hungary's Minister of Foreign Affairs & Trade Peter Szijjarto, thanked for support to India's membership of MTCR&NSG: Sources.
7:50 pm: Lucknow chand committee declares Eid on July 7th, news agency ANI quotes cleric Maulana Kalbe Sadiq.
7:40 pm: Former IPS officer DG Vanzara's son Arjun Vanzara caught by Gujarat ACB while accepting bribe of Rs.75000.
7:30 pm: This reshuffle has nothing to do with governance, its been done keeping in mind UP polls '& Gujarat politics: Abisek Manu Singhvi, Congress.
7.15 pm: If someone is saying that Priyanka Gandhi will be the Campaign Committee Chairman in UP, it is false, says Ghulam N Azad.
6.51 pm: NIA conducted searches this morning at 3 locations of Hyderabad in its Islamic State module probe, recovered 17 live ammunitions, according to NIA Sources.
6.50 pm: Chamoli, Uttarakhand: CM Harish Rawat visits villages affected by landslides and cloudbursts.
6.48 pm: Dhaka-Kolkata Maitree Express train services have been suspended for now.
6.04 pm: Army Chief Dalbir Singh meets Army personnel who are a part of the Indian contingent for Rio 2016.
5.35 pm: Delhi Principal Secy Rajendra Kumar's lawyer to court 'CBI could not prove wrongful gains even in seven months of investigation'.
5.15 pm: CBI Court remands all five accused including Delhi Principal secretary to 5-day police custody, in a corruption case.
5.00 pm: Jammu and Kashmir govt has approved withdrawal of 104 cases of stone-pelting involving 634 people.
4.45 pm: BJP President Amit Shah speaking at inauguration of World's largest 'Charkha'
4.25 pm: Gulbarga court postpones bail plea order till July 8th. Three accused students are currently in Kalburgi central Jail in Gulbarga case.
4.15 pm: Three dead in a road accident in Sirmaur district's Nauradharin Himachal Pradesh.
4.00 pm: Accused Dinesh Gupta says in a Delhi court that CBI pressurized him to become an approver in the Corruption case.
3.54 pm: Cabinet gives 'in-principle' approval for setting up a major port at Enayam near Colachel in TamilNadu.
3.45 pm: Cabinet and CCEA briefing by Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad.
3.40 pm: CBI seeks 10 day police custody of Delhi Principal Secy Rajendra Kumar and 4 others
3.38 pm: CBI replies 'He((Delhi Principal Secy Rajendra Kumar) is senior bureaucrat, investigation can't be done fairly if he intimidates witnesses'
3.35 pm: Delhi Court asks CBI 'if you registered case in Dec 2015 then what was necessity to arrest him(Delhi Principal Secy Rajendra Kumar) now?'
3.30 pm: President Pranab Mukherjee accepts resignation of 5 Ministers of State from Council of Ministers
3.26 pm: Be it 19 new ministers or 45 new ministers, it is not going to work. Nation is sinking: Capt Amarinder Singh, Congress on Cabinet Reshuffle
3.25 pm: I was in a meeting, don't know there was a Cabinet Reshuffle. Whose cabinet? Modi's?: Capt Amarinder Singh, Congress
3.07 pm: Sushma Swaraj meets Hungary's Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Peter Szijjarto, in Delhi.
3.00 pm: This is how a criminal career starts, this is uncalled for violence, says Gauri Mulekhi (Animal Rights Activist).
2.45 pm: This man is a psychopath, should be put behind bars: Gauri Mulekhi (Animal Rights Activist) on dog thrown from rooftop in Chennai.
2.30 pm: Swiss air force jets scrambled to accompany El Al plane amid bomb threat, says The Jerusalem Post
2.00 pm: We refuse to indulge in speculation.If and when decision is taken regarding role of Priyanka G Vadra,we shall be happy to share it, says RS Surjewala.
1.30 pm: Newly inducted Ministers arrive at PMO to meet PM Narendra Modi in Delhi.
1.16 pm: The Supreme Court has admitted an appeal challenging the acquittal of Salman Khan in the hit and run case.
1.00 pm: The appeal challenging the acquittal of Salman Khan would however not be heard out of turn. It will come as listed, Supreme Court says while admitting appeal.
12.45 pm: SC says will hear and decide the case on merit while admitting the appeal challenging the acquittal of Salman Khan.
12.30 pm: Fire broke out in Allahabad Bank in Kolkata, 10 fire tenders at the spot. Fire now under control.
12.15 pm: Will work to serve people in the best way, PM has trusted us, gave this great opportunity: Anil Dave
12.05 pm: CID detained a person suspecting he has terror links from Burdwan rail station in West bengal.
11.55 am: Celebration outside Anil M Dave's residence in Bhopal after he was sworn in as Minister of State today.
11.50 am: PIL over sex determination contents:Meet to be held next week. Next hearing on July 25
11.40 am: Thousands of Muslims celebrate Eid al-Fitr in Moscow.
11.30 am: SC directs Govt to hold meeting with Google, Microsoft, Yahoo and petitioners in connection with a PIL over sex determination contents on websites.
11.16 am: Kin of 19 job aspirants who died in 2011 while travelling atop a train in UP to be given ex-gratia of Rs 5 lakh each.
11.10 am: Justice L.Nageswara Rao recuses himself from the hearing of Delh's petition on interpretation of Article 239 AA on power of government.
11.04 am: 19 newly inducted Ministers take oath at Rashtrapati Bhavan.
10.58 am: Vijay Mallya cheque bounce case: Hyderabad court adjourns the matter till August 4, reports ANI.
10.47 pm: Shiv Sena MP and Union Minister Anant Geete to attend the oath-taking ceremony of newly inducted Ministers in Cabinet.
10.27 am: Shiv Sena to boycott Narendra Modi's Cabinet reshuffle ceremony.
10.18 am: Mansukh Mandaviya and Arjun Meghwal leave for President's House on a cycle, will be inducted in Cabinet today.
10.10 am: Arrested Islamic State men had planned to attack police stations in Hyderabad with Triacetone Triperoxide explosive.
9.34 am: Have received letter stating that I'll be inducted in Modi ji's Cabinet . I am very happy: P P Choudhary.
9.32 am: The US space agency's Juno probe puts itself in orbit around Jupiter, ready to undertake a survey of the planet.
9.03 pm: NASA's Juno spacecraft begins its attempt to orbit Jupiter, the largest and most massive planet in the solar system.
8.55 am: The Enforcement Directorate has summoned Karthi Chidambaram in connection with the Aircel-Maxis scam. However the son of the former union Minister P Chidambaram has sought time.
8.30 am: Arvind Kejriwal's Principal Secy Rajendra Kumar, 4 others to be produced in court today.
8.00 am: SC to hear Maharashtra Govt's petition challenging a Bombay HC verdict that acquitted Salman Khan in a 2002 hit-and-run case.