Bengaluru, May 9: Prime Minister Narendra Modi to visit Dantewada, Chhatisgarh today. Security has been beefed up in the region.
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10:30 pm: We also told PM Modi that inquiry which is being held in Saradha scam should speeden up: Rahul Sinha, BJP
9:00 pm: Kolkata: PM Modi met Swami Atmasthananda at Ramakrishna Mission Seva Pratishthan.
8:30 pm: PM was very cordial with us&very warm in his attitude:Somnath Bose(Kin of Subhash Chandra Bose) after meeting PM Modi
8:00 pm: Sukma,Chhattisgarh: Hostage crisis ends;1 killed and rest hostages set free by Maoists.
7:00 pm: Leaders bring schemes which will help them during polls. Not me, these schemes I bring as a "pradhaan sewak", so that your life is secure: PM
5:54 pm: GST bill will help fight tax terrorism. Cong which has been anti development has tried to create confusion: MA Naqvi
5:27 pm: India and China have a close relation. Its very important: Dalai Lama on PM Modi's China visit
3.15 pm: Grenade attack in Shopian district of J&K, multiple people reported to be injured. -ANI
2.25 pm: Indonesian President Joko Widodo grants clemency to Papuan political prisoners
1.33 pm: India is safe and will remain safe: HM Rajnath Singh on CAG report on defence - ANI
12.55 pm: Fruits of development must reach the poorest of the poor. Jobs for the youth are at the core of our policies: PM Modi in Chhattisgarh
12.45 pm: PM Modi addresses public meeting in Dantewada
12.40 pm: Delhi Govt refutes reports that it has not provided logistics and manpower to the SIT probing the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.
11.40 am: Explosion in an abandoned house in Ketugram, Burdwan (WB): 2 women injured in the blast; more details awaited.
11.30 am: Does anyone of you ever think of becoming a sportsperson? : PM Modi asks students in Dantewada (Chhattisgarh)
11.15 am: Chhattisgarh: Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacts with students
11 .03 am: Delhi: Kashmiri students protest at Jantar Mantar
10.40 am: SAI hands-over a relief cheque of Rs 5 lakh to family of the deceased sports athlete who recently committed suicide in Kerala
10.30 am: 300 villagers taken hostage by Naxals in Sukma district in Chhattisgarh ahead of PM Modi's visit
10.10 am: Brazilian football legend Pele to be discharged from a Sao Paulo hospital today after recovering well from prostrate surgery.(PTI)
9.18 am: PM Narendra Modi to launch three new schemes for Jan Suraksha later today in Kolkata
9.04 am: AAP government decides to build a memorial of Gajendra Singh who died at the AAP rally last month, names compensation scheme after him (PTI)
8.20 am: Schemes related to insurance, pension sectors to be launched in Kolkata by Narendra Modi today
8.00 am: Security-check underway ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Dantewada, Chhattisgarh