Bengaluru, April 12: PM Narendra Modi will visit Germany on Sunday in the second-leg of his three-nation tour.
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5.10 pm: ED registers money laundering case against VK Singh aide
5.00 pm: Arvind Kejriwal attends a public meeting in Karawal Nagar
4.40 pm: Media running "insidious campaign" against me at behest of arms lobby, says VK Singh
Unfortunately I find that there are some in media who have been doing tango with them: Gen VK Singh pic.twitter.com/CtS0eDFSVH— ANI (@ANI_news) April 12, 2015
4.25 pm: Naxalites set 17 vehicles ablaze in Chhattisgarh
Kanker (Chhattisgarh): Naxalites set around 17 vehicles ablaze; security forces rushed to the spot. pic.twitter.com/rQ4nKmuI0Q— ANI (@ANI_news) April 12, 2015
4.10 pm: PM Modi meets Indian student community in Hannover
3.30 pm: BJP stage a protest rally against the State Government in Kolkata, West Bengal.
3.00 pm: Hallo Germany! Reached Hannover a short while ago: PM Narendra Modi
2.30 pm: Govt is concerned about the rising pollution in Delhi. But just as we were working on a solution, the NGT sent an order: Gopal Rai.
2.15 pm: PM Modi arrives at Hannover Langenhagen Airport in Germany.
2.00 pm: "Everyone knows we (Kashmiri Pandits) have been out of our homes for 25 years now", says Bollywood actor Anupam Kher.
1.45 pm: AAP protest against BJP-led Madhya government in Bhopal.
1.30 pm: Police baton charge on students protesting against administration at Magadh University.
1.15 pm: "Even after independence, the politics over Muslim vote-bank does not seem to end", Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut writes in his article in ‘Saamna'.
1.00 pm: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal's meeting with the transporters of Delhi concludes.
12.45 pm: State Bank of India cuts home loan rate by up to 0.15 per cent, effective from Monday, April 13.
12.30 pm: "Taking it an as opportunity, I will work on a bigger canvas. I will take all the parties with me NC,Cong and work towards development. We will be inclusive", says J&K CM Mufti Mohammad Sayeed.
12.15 pm: It looks like an orchestrated drama which has been done by police& forest officials,killing poor labourers, says G K Vasan on Chittoor encounter.
12 noon: Tamil Nadu's former agriculture minister's aide detained by CB-CID in executive engineer Muthukumaraswamy suicide case.
11.45 am: PM Modi's decision of Rafale deal is a welcoming step, fills a very critical inventory gap for IAF: Uday Bhaskar (defence expert).
11.30 am: Shiv Sena leader Harvinder Soni shot at and seriously injured, being brought to hospital in Amritsar.
11.15 am: It's not an allegation, says Chandra Kumar Bose (grand nephew of SC Bose) on snooping done on SC Bose's family.
11.00 am: This was not snooping, must have been some reason to find out some information", says Pramod Tiwari, Congress leader on snooping done on SC Bose's family.
10.45 am: PM Modi presented President François Hollande with a painting titled 'Tree of Life'.
10.30 am: In Delhi, minor fire broke out at 4th floor of AIIMS due to short circuit, fire under control.
10.00 am: Any talk of Air India's privatisation would be "premature", say top sources in Air India Board.
9.30 am: Reports of Grenade blast in Udalguri district, Bodoland Territorial Council in Assam.
9.15 am: PM Narendra Modi and German Chancellor Angela Merkel will attend opening ceremony today at Hannover Congress Centre.
9.00 am: Minor fire breaks out in the basement of Gujarat Bhavan. Nine fire tenders rushed to the spot.
8.30 am: Prime Minister Narendra Modi to reach Hannover, Germany on the second leg of his three-nation tour.
8.00 am: NATO believes that Russia has supplied more troops and weapons to pro-Russian separatists in east Ukraine, a German newspaper reported today.
7.30 am: Defence Mininster Manohar Parrikar announces Indian Railways to build a station near Chinese border in Arunachal Pradesh.