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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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
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)
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
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
8.00 am: Ahead of Bihar Assembly elections, Nitish Kumar promises ban on liquor if is re-elected as Chief Minister.