Bengaluru, Jan 28: PM Narendra Modi sends stern message to government officials refusing to mend ways.
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9.35 pm: North block and South block illuminated ahead of the Beating Retreat ceremony.
Parliament building illuminated ahead of the Beating Retreat ceremony pic.twitter.com/wRjgPeCHTe— ANI (@ANI_news) January 28, 2016
9.00 pm: Issue is being unnecessarily blown out of proportion. Our sisters are not prohibited from visiting the Dargah: An area has been demarcated only for them: Rizwan Merchant (Trustee of Haji Ali Dargah) on entry of women.
8.35 pm: Congress President Sonia Gandhi approves appointment of Manish Tewari as spokesperson of All India Congress Committee.
8.20 pm: A citizen informed of suspicious movement on Jan 25, after investigation it was found that they were students: Sadanand Date (SSP), Dehradun.
8.10 pm: CBI registers case against 2 directors of a private firm, others for causing an alleged loss of Rs 374.49 crores (approx) to Bank of Baroda.
8.00 pm: I believe people of Assam will elect us to power in upcoming Assam assembly elections: Sarbanand Sonowal.
PM Modi, Amit Shah congratulate Sarbananda Sonowal after BJP declares him CM candidate for Assam assembly elections pic.twitter.com/xkK5DhRIhX— ANI (@ANI_news) January 28, 2016
7.50 pm: Parliamentary Board has decided that Assam assembly elections will be contested in the leadership of Sarbananda Sonowal: JP Nadda, BJP
7.40 pm: BJP declares Sarbananda Sonowal as CM candidate for upcoming Assam assembly elections
7.35 pm: YSR MP Mithun Reddy who was granted bail yesterday in case of allegedly slapping Air India staff member, has now been released.
7.30 pm: One member committee appointed by HRD ministry will look into whether UGC guidelines 2012 for grievance redressal were implemented or not.
7.22 pm: YSR MP Mithun Reddy who was granted bail yesterday in case of allegedly slapping Air India staff member, has now been released.
6.44 pm: We welcome any form of inquiry-Kerala CM Oommen Chandy on Solar Scam.
6.31 pm: We prepared well to fulfil all criteria required for selection, says Shivraj S Chouhan, CM MP on selection of 3 cities from state Smart Cities.
5.56 pm: Governor submits in Supreme Court all reports sent to Centre about developments in Arunachal Pradesh.
5.34 pm: HRD Ministry appoints one member (Retd Justice Ashok K Roopanwal ) commission to probe Hyderabad University scholar suicide case.
5.14 pm: Rohith Vemula Suicide Case: NSUI protest outside HRD Ministry in Delhi, protesters detained by police.
4.52 pm: Not a rupee of loss has been cost, proved even alleged as having been caused to exchequer of Kerala, says R Surjewala,Congress
4.32 pm: We will take up this matter with Pakistan, says Vikas Swarup,MEA on balloon intrusion from across the border.
3.30 pm: List of first 20 Smart Cities : Bhubaneswar (Odisha), Pune, Jaipur, Surat, Kochi, Ahmedabad, Jabalpur (MP)
Vishakhapatnam,Solapur,Davangere,Indore,Coimbatore,Kakinada,Belgaum,Udaipur,Guwahati,Chennai,Ludhiana and Bhopal, New Delhi Municipal Corporation.
3.26 pm: Venkaiah Naidu releases list of First 20 Smart Cities.
3.23 pm: Standardized format enabled cities and towns express themselves fully says Venkaiah Naidu Smart Cities.
3.22 pm: Today marks a historic landmark in annals of urban development as we get to know the first batch of 'Smart Cities', says Venkaiah Naidu,Union Minister.
3.21 pm: Vijaypur(Karnataka) jail dance issue: DG Prisons, K. Satyanarayana suspends three officials.
3.09 pm: Slipper thrown at Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar during a public meeting in Bakhtiyarpur
2.55 pm: Delhi HC issues notice to Delhi Police & RK Pachauri on fresh application of the complainant.
2.38 pm: Kamduni gang rape case: 6 out of 8 accused found guilty, quantum of punishment to be pronounced tomorrow.
2.10 pm: Basic materials which I'm putting in my book are from my diary. I've old habit of writing a page everyday in my diary says Pres Pranab Mukherjee
2.09 pm: President Pranab Mukherjee speaking at release of 'The Turbulent Years: 1980-1996', 2nd volume of his memoir.
1.46 pm: High Court asks Centre that 'is it not Centre's responsibility to ensure safety of people in Delhi, which is the capital of the country.'
12.48 pm: Actor Salman Khan moves SC after Maharashtra government appealed in hit and run case.
12.47 pm: Dr. Ambedkar faced a lot of obstacles and challenges. But the feeling of revenge never arose in him says PM Modi.
12.46 pm: This is a very special year,as we mark 125th birth anniversary of Dr. Ambedkar, who gave us our Constitution says PM Modi.
12.37 pm: DYFI protest against the solar scam in Trivandrum, Kerala. Tear gas used against protesters.
12.25 pm: DYFI protest against the solar scam in Trivandrum, Kerala. Tear gas used against protesters
DYFI protest against the solar scam in Trivandrum, Kerala. Tear gas used against protesters. pic.twitter.com/ugMOjeYwLg— ANI (@ANI_news) January 28, 2016
11.55 am: Nabam Tuki, ex-Arunachal Pradesh CM, files fresh plea in SC against promulgation of President's rule in the state.
11.17 am: Three policemen injured in grenade blast in Assam's Dima Hasao district.
10.35 am: MCD workers place mounds of garbage outside Manish Sisodia's residence in a protest over non-payment of dues
Delhi: MCD workers place mounds of garbage outside Manish Sisodia's residence in a protest over non-payment of dues. pic.twitter.com/qvEXKe21vh— ANI (@ANI_news) January 28, 2016
10.22 am: Serena Williams reaches her seventh Australian Open final after defeating Agnieszka Radwanska.
9.45 am: MCD workers to gather at Delhi Deputy CM Sisodia's office at 10am.
9.25 am: Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar at Indian Coast Guard investiture ceremony in Delhi
Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar at Indian Coast Guard investiture ceremony in Delhi pic.twitter.com/SGzyXseRje— ANI (@ANI_news) January 28, 2016
8.42 am: Inderjit Singh Reyat, the only person convicted in 1985 Air India bombing granted statutory release from prison to a halfway house.
8.00 am: Sack erring government officials who don't mend ways, PM Modi tells Secretaries.