Bengaluru, Nov 28: A day after Sonia Gandhi and Narendra Modi's meeting, Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu claimed that the government is hopeful that GST bill will be passed in both Houses in Parliament.
Follow all news updates on Saturday, Nov 28 here:
11.03 pm: Pakistan's Punjab province issues a security alert over possible attacks by Islamic State militants.
10.30 pm: One army porter injured in a firing from across the border in Saujiyan sector of Poonch district (J&K).
10.00 pm: Terrorists fire at army posts at Saujain in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir.
9.40 pm: 'India cannot be bullied,' Prakash Javadekar tells NDTV after US expresses concerns on pace of climate change action
8.45 pm: Sheena murder case update: Peter Mukerjea's polygraph test over.
7.37 pm: Assam CM writes to President,demands Guv PB Acharya's ouster,claims he converted his office into annex of BJP office .
7.12 pm: French Ambassador to India Francois Richier attends condolence meeting in Delhi for Paris attacks victims
6.50 pm: I stand by what I said on PoK, have always said so: Farooq Abdullah.
6.33 pm: Pakistan intends to maintain friendly relations with India, the Pak PM said: Pakistan media reports.
6.12 pm: Sharif says Pakistan intends to maintain friendly relations with India: Geo News.
5: 40 pm: Congress slams Haryana woman SP's transfer, questions BJP's 'beti badhao, beti padhao'
5: 24 pm: Uttar Pradesh Congress to launch 'Pad Yatras' on Sonia Gandhi's Birthday: Reports
4: 59 pm: Prashant Bhushan accuses Kejriwal of playing "biggest fraud" on people by diluting provisions of Jan Lokpal draft
4: 57 pm: We should refrain from statements which have potential to boost confidence of terrorists: Mukhtar Naqvi on Farooq Abdullah's statement
4: 10 pm: Very heavy rains may lash Tamil Nadu over next 2 days: Regional Meteorological Centre
3: 50 pm: Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates to launch a multi-billion-dollar clean tech initiative
3:15 pm: According to United Nations sources three have been killed in rocket attack on UN base in north Mali.
3:11 pm: Gunmen killed four Egypt policemen in south of Cairo.
3:06 pm: One-year-old boy fell into a open borewell in Medak in Telangana. Rescue operation team has been trying to rescue him.
3:04 pm: Peter Mukerjea undergoes lie-detector test in Sheena Bora murder case: Reports
2:25 pm: All of India's forces can't defend against terrorists and militants: Farooq Abdullah
2:06 pm: Pakistan's Punjab province issues ISIS alert: Reports
1:37 pm: Actress Preity Zinta has denies her marriage reports, saying she has no plans of tying the knot for a year
1:20 pm: Congress to back GST bill only if demands are met: Mallikarjun Kharge
1:04 pm: We have decided that we will not let any new liquor shop open anywhere in the state: MP CM Shivraj Chauhan
12:45 pm Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives at BJP's Deepavali Milan samaroh at party HQs, interacts with media
12:35 pm: PV Sindhu defeated Japan's Akane Yamaguchi 21-8, 15-21, 21-16 to qualify for final of the Macau GPG Open.
12:08 pm: Farooq Abdullah's comment is unacceptable, PoK is part of India, and it has been illegally occupied by Pakistan, said BJP leader Shahnawaz Hussain.
11:27 am: Central team reached Tamil Nadu to visit flood affected areas in North Chennai.
11:05 am: Senior police officer from Kerala AP Shaji committed suicide last night due to mental trauma following disciplinary action against him.
10:56 am: Parliament's positive atmosphere is a good sign, I feel that the Winter Session will be a win-win session, said MA Naqvi.
10:48 am: Mallikarjun Kharge met Rahul Gandhi on GST bill issue. The meeting took place just a day after Sonia Gandhi and Narendra Modi's meeting in the national capital.
10:29 am: Three children have been killed in a gas cylinder blast in Ludhiana, Punjab.
10:15 am: Fire broke out in a rubber factory in Tiljala Masjid Bari Lane area in West Bengal. 12 fire tenders rushed to the spot.
10:00 am: Nestle India issued an official statement in which the company said, "MAGGI Pasta is 100% safe. Finished product and raw materials, which are used to make i,t undergo rigorous testing during manufacturing."
9:45 am: A good beginning has been made; PM's meeting with Sonia ji was very good, said Venkaiah Naidu.