Bengaluru, July 10: Ahead of Bihar Assembly elections, Nitish Kumar promises ban on liquor if is re-elected as Chief Minister.
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10: 25 pm: ISRO successfully launches PSLV-C28 carrying 5 UK satellites: Reports
8.40 pm: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will be on a two-day visit to Rajasthan starting from July 16.
8.32 pm: Imphal (Manipur): Students protest continues for the third day over Inner Line Permit Issue.
8.20 pm: An ITBP jawan opened fire on his colleague in LBS IAS academy. An inquiry has been ordered with immediate effect, says Vivek Pandey, PRO, ITBP.
8:06: Decision to revive Indo-Pak talks positive movement, says Rajnath Singh
7: 45 pm: Gajendra Chauhan says FTII row can be resolved with discussion.
7.05 pm: Parties which came into existence for welfare of backward castes are doing nothing but caste politics: Amit Shah.
Such parties can never work for welfare of backward classes,only BJP can do it: Amit Shah pic.twitter.com/Jfnm2UU7E8— ANI (@ANI_news) July 10, 2015
6.50 pm: We must learn lesson and see this as an opportunity to see how these results can be improved: Raghuvansh Prasad Singh, RJD, on MLC poll results.
6.30 pm: Party hardly has any role in these polls: Nitish Kumar on Bihar MLC polls.
Ye chunaav janata ka chunaav nhi hai, ye chunaav pratinidhiyon ka chunaav hota hai: Nitish Kumar on Bihar MLC polls pic.twitter.com/MM4DLWtpk9— ANI (@ANI_news) July 10, 2015
6.05 pm: Maharashtra Government demands Bharat Ratna be conferred on Mahatma Jyotiba Phule for his contribution to society.
5.55 pm: Jaise Suraj ka nikalna tai hai, waise hi Bihar mein kamal khilna tai hai: Shahnawaz Hussain, BJP, on Bihar MLC polls.
PM Narendra Modi leaves for Ashgabat, Turkmenistan. pic.twitter.com/AGVRYQS7LL— ANI (@ANI_news) July 10, 2015
5.45 pm: Debris of missing Dornier found along the coast of Chidambaram, 16.5 nautical miles from the coastline: Coast Guard officials.
Debris of missing dornier coast guard aircraft located by Olympic Canyon ROV Support Vessel through Tx detected by INS Sindhudhwaj.— ANI (@ANI_news) July 10, 2015
5.27 pm: Flight data recorder of missing Dornier coast guard aircraft recovered.
5.20 pm: Unidentified miscreants ransacked St Thomas Catholic Church in West Bengal's Nadia district: Reports.
5.10 pm: Gunman arrested after killing 2 people in Germany: Police say.
5.05 pm: Modi Government's Pakistan policy lacks coherence: Anand Sharma.
5.00 pm: Protesters clash with police in Srinagar. Pelt stones over cops.
4.45 pm: Amarmani Tripathi's son Amanmani allegedly assaulted by inmates in Lucknow jail- TV reports.
4.30 pm: India gets full membership of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation along with Pakistan.
4.20 pm: Bihar Legislative Council elections: BJP-led NDA wins 14 out of 24 seats. Huge blow to JDU-RJD alliance, wins 8 seats.
4.00 pm: There is a need to take some Kashmir-specific, Kashmir-centric initiatives now: Mirwaiz Umar Farooq.
3.55 pm: For 10 years BJP said talks and terror can't go hand in hand, today they have agreed to talk about terror: Manish Tewari, Congress.
3.40 pm: Two killed in shooting by lone gunman in Bavaria, Germany: Police say.
3.35 pm: Gare Palma coal block issue: Delhi HC directs Coal India that mined coal from Gare Palma IV/2 and IV/3 blocks to be sold through e-auctions.
3.25 pm: Jaitley not satisfied with Gajendra Chauhan's FTII appointment, but Chauhan to stay: NDTV
3.03 pm: Man booked under IT Act for ‘defaming' CM Devendra Fadnavis in tweet
2.25 pm: Air Force rescued 28 BSF jawans from BSF post on international border when floods hits their post.
1.35 pm: Bombay High Court adjourns hearing of Salman Khan Hit and Run Case till 13th of July.
1.22 pm: GoAir plane from Mumbai, with 168 passengers on board, hits aerobridge at Chennai airport damaging a portion of the aircraft- PTI
1.15 pm: I congratulate the Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his statesman like approach and engaging Pakistan on diplomatic level.
The joint statement is a step forward towards normalising bilateral relations, however the future outcome will be keenly watched.— Rajnath Singh (@BJPRajnathSingh) July 10, 2015
1.00 pm: Just last month EAM Swaraj said as long as Lakhvi is roaming free no talks with Pakistan. No coordination between EAM and PM Modi: Ajay Maken, Congress.
Two of our Jawans killed by Pakistan in last 3 days,PM must answer what was the hurry to talk to Pakistan?-Ajay Maken pic.twitter.com/GKFKCCSvdX— ANI (@ANI_news) July 10, 2015
12.50 pm: Bihar MLC polls: BJP leading on 8 seats JD(U) alliance leads on 6 seats.
12.35 pm: Bihar MLC polls: From Nalanda, JDU's Reena Devi wins from Aurangabad BJP's Rajan Singh wins, from Chhapra BJP's Sachchidanand Rai wins. from Muzzafarpur JDU's Dinesh Prasad Singh wins.
12.26 pm: Why should we be afraid of a country(Pak) 1/8th our size? Lack of strategic intelligence in political leadership: Ajay Sahni, Security Analyst.
Constructive engagement. Text of the statement by the Foreign Secretaries of India & Pakistan after meeting of PMs pic.twitter.com/VzCaI1dGvT— Vikas Swarup (@MEAIndia) July 10, 2015
12.20 pm: Nothing comes out of such talks. Just yesterday Pakistan violated ceasefire and killed our jawan: Sanjay Raut, Shiv Sena.
12.10 pm: Don't know Congress's position on Pakistan policy, one day some position,the other day some other position,different voices: MJ Akbar.
12.05 pm: First time Pakistan has accepted to combat terrorism in 'all its forms': MJ Akbar (BJP) on PM Modi-PM Sharif meet.
Also after years of unclear delays, first time Pakistan has promised to expedite Mumbai attack trials- M J Akbar,BJP— ANI (@ANI_news) July 10, 2015
12.02 pm: PM Modi & PM Sharif also agreed on release of fishermen in each others custody along with boats in 15 days: S Jaishankar, Foreign Secy.
A mechanism for facilitating religious tourism was also discussed upon: SJaishankar, Foreign Secy— ANI (@ANI_news) July 10, 2015
12.00 pm: SC refuses to entertain petition demanding removal of UP Governor Ram Naik for his 'Muslims should cooperate in building Ram Temple' remark.
11.55 am: PM Modi and PM Sharif meeting was held in a cordial atmosphere: Pak foreign secretary
11.30 am: AAP launches students wing in Maharashtra,expected to expand base in a month
11.19 am: Foreign Secretary to brief media on Narendra Modi-Nawaz Sharif meet shortly
10.58 am: PM Modi's meet with PM Nawaz Sharif ends after close to an hour. Meet was scheduled for 45 minutes
10.00 am: PM Narendra Modi and Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif in a bilateral meeting in Ufa (Russia)
PM Narendra Modi & Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif in a bilateral meeting in Ufa (Russia) pic.twitter.com/2Oa9iyhiUm— ANI (@ANI_news) July 10, 2015
9.28 am: Player auction for the Indian Super League to begin shortly
9.14 am: Wreath Laying Ceremony of Sophian militant attack Martyr Anish T
Delhi: Wreath Laying Ceremony of Sophian militant attack Martyr Anish T pic.twitter.com/qSe5L4H8YZ— ANI (@ANI_news) July 10, 2015
8.48 am: Maoists blew up three governmental buildings in Chainpur (Giridih district, Jharkhand) early today morning.
8.10 am: ISRO to launch five British satellites into the orbit today, pre-launch visuals from the spaceport of Sriharikota, AP
ISRO to launch five British satellites into the orbit today, pre-launch visuals from the spaceport of Sriharikota, AP pic.twitter.com/QTG07w7wqa— ANI (@ANI_news) July 10, 2015
8.00 am: Ahead of Bihar Assembly elections, Nitish Kumar promises ban on liquor if is re-elected as Chief Minister.