Bengaluru, Feb 5: Earthquake in Nepal, strong tremors of 5.2 magnitude felt in Kathmand.
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1.35 am: Apple for the first time is accepting banged up iPhones as a trade-in from people wanting to upgrade.
1.23 am: UN stamps launches the world's 1st stamps promoting LGBT equality.
11.33 pm: Bengaluru: Tomorrow's African students protest cancelled after Tanzanian high commissioner refused permission.
10.34 pm: Tremors felt in parts of Bihar including Muzaffarpur, Sitamarhi, Bettiah, Darbhanga, Raxaul.
10.30 pm: Earthquake in Nepal, strong tremors of 5.2 magnitude felt in Kathmand.
10.28 pm: We have submitted the SDM report to the Govt, says Sanjay Kumar, DM, New Delhi on Ryan International school death case.
10.27 pm: MCD Doctors' Association including medical & paramedical staffs call off their strike,subject to ratification by General body meet tomorrow.
9.36 pm: This is one of the brutal attack and killing which we can't accept- Kerala HM R. Chennithala on a man allegedly beaten to death in Kerala.
9.35 pm: As of now, 36 deaths have been confirmed, 25 are admitted and are undergoing treatment- Remya Mohan, District Collector on Navsari incident.
9.34 pm: Maximum possible efforts are being taken by respective Departments- Remya Mohan, Dist. Collector on Navsari incident.
9.12 pm: LJP leader Brijnathi Singh killed in firing by unidentified gunmen in Patna. AK-47 shells recovered.
8.56 pm: Our health ministry is in constant touch with the hospitals, we are taking all necessary measures, says Vijay Rupani.
8.55 pm: 25 dead bodies recovered, others have suffered serious injuries, death toll is likely to increase, says Vijay Rupani Gujarat Transport Minister.
8.05 pm: Proper procedures,as per law, were followed during land allotment. There was no pressure from anyone, added IK Jadeja, BJP
8.04 pm: Allegations against Anandiben Patel ji are baseless, says I K Jadeja, BJP on alleged land allotment to firm's connected with Gujarat CM's daughter.
7.51 pm: Karnataka police interact with foreign students in Bengaluru after Tanzanian student assault incident.
7:14 pm: Concrete measures have already been taken. What is more important is that we should look into the future, says Tanzanian Ambassador John WH Kijazi
7:00 pm: We are very much impressed by the action taken by Govt (India), says Tanzanian Ambassador John WH Kijazi.
6:50 pm: 2 MoU's signed, one for renovation of 27 schools in Northern Province, says MEA on 9th India-Sri Lanka Joint Commission meeting.
6:45 pm: Kila Raipur Sports festival popularly known as 'Rural Olympics' begins in Ludhiana district (Punjab)
6:30 pm: This sports meet is perfect blend of 3-Teamwork, togetherness and talent, says PM Modi after inaugurating South Asian Games in Guwahati (Assam).
6:15 pm: dead and 30 injured after Gujarat SRTC bus, going from Ukai to Navsari (Gujarat), falls into Ambika river near Supa village.
6:00 pm: Pune Edu Dept issues guidelines to Govt and pvt schools and colleges to avoid areas of high life risk fr student picnics,post Murud beach incident.
5:45 pm: LJP leader Brijnathi Singh killed in firing by unidentified gunmen in Kachi Dargah area in Patna (Bihar). Gunmen were armed with AK-47.
5:30 pm: Julian Assange says Sweden, Britain cannot appeal UN panel finding that his detention is arbitrary, says AP.
5:15 pm: DGCA cites following violations- 5.Passengers could've been hurt in case of clear weather turbulence 6. Crew wasn't aware of cabin activity in Sonu Nigam-Jet Airways issue.
5:00 pm: DGCA cites following violations- 1. PA system was used for song which is violation of procedures in Sonu Nigam-Jet Airways issue
4:45 pm: Tanzanian delegation scheduled to meet K'taka HM G Parameshwara and senior Police officials at HM's office at 6 pm Tanzanian Girl in Bengaluru.
4:30 pm: Sonu Nigam-Jet airways issue: Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) summons Jet Airways officials.
Jet Airways officials to appear before DGCA on 10th February (Wednesday).
4:25 pm: LG has also appealed to the MCD Employee Unions to call off their strike and resume work in the interest of the city and the people of Delhi.
MCD workers strike issue: LG assures,he'll speak to Delhi Govt on implementation of 4th Finance Commission Report to find long term solution.
4:20 pm: MCD workers strike issue: LG Najeeb Jung makes a unilateral offer of Rs. 300 crores loan to the North and East Corporations from the DDA.
4:15 pm: Unit 1 of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant was closed down last night at 10:35pm following a steam leak.
4:10 pm: 87 people trapped after a building collapse above a mine in South Africa: AP
4:05 pm: EAM Sushma Swaraj meets Sri Lankan PM Ranil Wickremesinghe in Colombo.
4:00 pm: Sakurajima volcano erupts explosively in southern Japan; lava flowing down slope: AP
3:55 pm: Whatever protocols have been laid must be followed,mike system is to be used by the authorised person only. There has been violation of specific protocols. Norms should've been maintained: Mahesh Sharma (Mos, Civil Aviation) on Sonu Nigam,Jet airways issue.
3:50 pm: Sensex ends at 24,616.97, up by 278 points, Nifty at 7489.10.
3:40 pm: Delhi HC stays December 18, 2015 order by Directorate of Education on Nursery admission upper age limit.
Parents can apply for nursery admission of children above 4 years by February 9 (Tuesday).
3:35 pm: 43 Naxals surrender before police in Sukma district of Chhattisgarh.
3:30 pm: According to me, there is no safety violation in this. Crew should've taken permission from management but such impromptu activities take place worldwide: Harshvardhan, Aviation expert on Sonu Nigam.
3:25 pm:Is it not the responsibility to find out those people and intimate the Centre or MEA to send them out of the country?: Sadananda Gowda.
3:20 pm: It is learnt that state govt itself said that more than 1000 foreign students whose visa has expired are still in Bengaluru: Sadananda Gowda.
3:10 pm: Court issues notice to Unions of MCD workers, Doctors and nurses on strike, asks them to file reply on Monday.
3:00 pm: We won't let the BJP Govt to run a Govt that acts only in interest of 3-4 of their capitalist friends- Rahul Gandhi.
2:55 pm: PCC Presidents informed me of how BJP disturbs policies which Cong started for the poor; we will give them befitting response: Rahul Gandhi.
2:50 pm:For some time we have been talking about how BJP Govt does not work for the poor, workers, the farmers: Rahul Gandhi.
2:45 pm: Jalandhar: Woman thrashes Indane gas agency worker who eve-teased her on call when she called to book gas cylinder.
2:40 pm: Any time we play an Asia Cup, especially when we play Pakistan, Bangladesh its pretty heated-R Ashwin.
2:30 pm: Delhi: KYS protest against HRD Minister Smriti Irani.
2:20 pm: Maharashtra Govt cancels Government Resolution (GR) of 1983 by which many personalities were allotted cheap lands including Hema Malini.
2:16 pm: 5 airhostesses of Jet Airways suspended for allowing playback singer Sonu Nigam to sing from plane's address system.
2:00 pm: We're continuously working towards coastal security. Have also sanctioned 114 new posts of coastal police: Rajnath Singh, HM in Daman & Diu.
1:50 pm: Tanzanian woman assault: Four more people arrested.
1:40 pm: Cricketer Ravindra Jadeja engaged to Reeva Solanki in Rajkot.
1.27 pm: Four more persons arrested. Total 9 arrests made so far in the case on TanzanianGirl Assault Case.
1.15 pm: PM Narendra Modi speaking at a rally in Moran (Dibrugarh, Assam)
1.00 pm: SC will continue hearing on appeal of Maharashtra Govt on 12th Feb in Salman Khan hit and run case.
12.35 pm: Around 40 VHP workers detained by Police while protesting and disrupting shoot of Shahrukh Khan's film Raees in Mandvi (Kutch, Gujarat).
12.30 pm: EAM Sushma Swaraj arrives in Colombo (Sri Lanka).
12.16 pm: A suspected sympathiser of the ISIS has been detained in Delhi. He is alleged to have helped four youth try and join the ISIS.
11.55 am: Delhi HC rebukes MCD on their strike, asks MCD Counsels to appear before the bench within 15 mins.
11.04 am: SC dismisses plea of Congress MP Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury against Delhi HC order asking him to vacate a govt bungalow in Delhi.
10.50 am: Woman's safety helpline service #181 in Delhi on the verge of collapse, employees not paid for 3 months, cab services unpaid for 8 months.
10.04 am: MCD strike enters day 10: Workers protest in Delhi's Bhajanpura area over non-payment of salary dues.
9.18 am: Thiruvananthapuram: Opposition walk out from Kerala assembly over Solar scam issue
8.28 am: DGCA action: 5 air hostesses of Jet Airways grounded for allowing Sonu Nigam to sing from the plane's address system.
8.08 am: Tamil Nadu: Kanyakumari-Bangalore Express derails near Tiruppattur, no casualties reported.
8.00 am: Prime Minister Narendra Modi to inaugurate the 12th South Asian Games in Guwahati in which 8 countries are participating.