Bengaluru, Sept 23: Get the latest news updates here:
11.45 pm: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's guru Swami Dayanand Giri passed away at 10:20 pm today in Rishikesh.
11.30 pm: 5 districts in MP have been declared drought-ridden by MP Govt. Namely the districts are - Shahdol, Umaria, Anuppur, Katni & Tikamgarh.
11.00 pm: UN Security council has passed many resolutions on counter terrorism which apply to all member states of UN: Asoke Mukerji.
9.55 pm: The resolution that we want to be adopted by the general assembly in Sep next year,we need the support of 128 countries: Asoke Kumar Mukerji, Permanent Rep of India to UN.
Agenda 2030 is composed of 17 sustainable development goals: Asoke Mukerji, Permanent Representative of India to UN pic.twitter.com/tmU4Yxxhie— ANI (@ANI_news) September 23, 2015
9.45 pm: Some persons chased my car,then I was made to sit in a car and taken to Aravalli; later they stopped the car and sat around me: Hardik Patel.
9.30 pm: I was leaving after addressing a public meeting in Tainpur village, when I was stopped by the police: Hardik Patel.
Humaare driver ne achhi himmat karke gaadi wapas le li, kyunki un logon ne revolver taanki hui thi: Hardik Patel pic.twitter.com/daG9Z1XouJ— ANI (@ANI_news) September 23, 2015
9.15 pm: PM Modi leaves for US from Dublin.
Dublin (Ireland): PM Narendra Modi leaves for New York. pic.twitter.com/yJ6EafG52B— ANI (@ANI_news) September 23, 2015
8.55 pm: Martin Winterkorn resigns as Volkswagen CEO amid emissions scandal.
8.45 pm: Want to say our jawans are protecting our borders with courage, enthusiasm & vigilance; we are proud of them: Home Minister Rajnath Singh.
8.35 pm: Home Minister Rajnath Singh visits Indo-Tibetan Border Police posts & interacts with ITBP jawans at Ladakh.
Ladakh(J&K):HM Rajnath Singh visits Indo-Tibetan Border Police posts in forward areas on India-China border LAC pic.twitter.com/EKCQ8EBXh6— ANI (@ANI_news) September 23, 2015
8.25 pm: I want to assure you that it won't take 60 years for an Indian PM to visit Ireland: PM Narendra Modi in Ireland.
8.15 pm: 65% population of India is under 35, India is young and will stand on the strength of these youth: PM Modi.
Soulful chants. Here's the video of the lovely children of John Scottus School welcoming PM with Sanskrit shlokashttps://t.co/fVuHLLYxsV— Vikas Swarup (@MEAIndia) September 23, 2015
8.05 pm: Irish children are singing welcome songs in Sanskrit. I congratulate their teachers: PM Modi.
7:23 pm: I sought Ireland's support for reforms of the UNSC within a fixed time frame says PM Modi.
7:22 pm: I look forward to seeing you (PM Enda Kenny) in India says PM Modi.
7: 21pm: German Chancellor Angela Merkel to visit India next week.
7:20 pm: We will soon have direct air services by airlines of both countries says PM Modi.
7:15 pm: I also hope that Ireland's visa policy will be sensitive to India's IT firms says PM Modi.
7:00 pm: India Ireland are among the fastest growing economies in Asia and Europe says PM Modi.
6:50 pm: We see a lot of opportunities for Irish skills and IT tech to work with India-Enda Kenny,Irish PM Modi in Ireland.
6:40 pm: India-Ireland joint statement begins.
6:30 pm: India-Ireland joint statement shortly.
6:20 pm: There should be a provision to extend the tenure of a government if its working well says Ch Birendra Singh.
6:15 pm: Yes police has called me for questioning again says Stuti, sister of Somnath Bharti.
6:10 pm: PM Modi presented reproductions of selected manuscripts from National Archives of India to Irish PM.
6:05 pm: Irish PM Enda Kenny and PM Modi attending a working lunch in Dublin.
6: 03 pm: Irish PM Enda Kenny also presents PM Modi with a Hurling (Irish national sport) bat and ball.
Irish PM Enda Kenny also presents PM Modi with a Hurling (Irish national sport) bat and ball pic.twitter.com/LUhj2bWSeW— ANI (@ANI_news) September 23, 2015
6:02 pm: PM Modi signs the visitor's book at Irish PM Enda Kenny's office.
6:00 pm: Irish PM Enda Kenny presents a Irish cricket team jersey to PM Narendra Modi.
Dublin (Ireland): Irish PM Enda Kenny presents a Irish cricket team jersey to PM Narendra Modi pic.twitter.com/ue51XrxVa6— ANI (@ANI_news) September 23, 2015
5:50 pm: Irish PM Enda Knny receives PM Narendra Modi in Ireland.
5:40 pm: Fire breaks out in a warehouse in bowbazar, 5 fire tenders at the spot in Kolkata.
5:30 pm: I have not given an interview for any appointment says Saurav Ganguly after meeting Mamata Banerjee.
5:26 pm: The Mangaluru police have filed an FIR against K S Bhagwan on the charge of hurting religious sentiments. Bhagwan a rationalist from Mysore had made statements which Hindus claimed hurt their religious sentiments.
Bhagwan in several television shows questioned various religious practises as a result of which he had earned the ire of Hindus. In fact he had even received threat calls. The police have stepped up security.
The state government wants to take no chances in the wake of another rationalist Professor M M Kalburgi be.
5:25 pm: Marathi film "Court" to be India's official entry to the Oscars next year.
5:15 pm: As I had said yesterday,Rahul is attending a conference in Colorado.Its being attended by many top world leaders says Randeep Surjewala,Congress.
5:10 pm: State health minister and senior JDU leader Ramdhani Singh to join Samajwadi Party after being denied a ticket says Sources on bihar polls.
5:00 pm: FIR filed against rationalist KS Bhagwan in Mangalore for hurting religious sentiments.
4:50 pm: Delhi HC clubs 3 petitions of CNG fitness scam and 1 petiton of circle rate hike together, decides to hold daily hearings tomorrow onwards.
4:45 pm: SC reserves order on plea filed by sacked IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt seeking court monitored SIT probe of two FIRs filed against him.
4:40 pm: Jaipur Royal family dispute: SC rules in favour of grandchildren of late Rajmata Gayatri Devi,Rajkumar Devraj and Rajkumari Lalitya.
4:35 pm: FIR has been registered and the person who made threat call to KS Bhagwan has been arrested from Hubli-Pratap Reddy,Bengaluru Police.
4:30 pm: UP Govt has decided to add 500 more ambulances to our hospitals says Akhilesh Yadav,UP CM.
4:23 pm: They are trying to convert a lie into truth says Siddalinga Swamy, Sri Ram Sene.
4:20 pm: Some intellectuals are blaming Sri Ram Sene repeatedly without any facts says Siddalinga Swamy,Sri Ram Sene.
4:00 pm: Just because of a individual,its not right to ban entire organization says Laxmikant Parsekar (CM Goa) on Sanatan Sanstha.
3:40 pm: Fire breaks out in a godown in Bowbazar,Kolkata. 5 fire tenders at the spot.
3:30 pm: Sourav Ganguly arrives to meet West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee.
3.23 pm: Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives in Dublin, Ireland.
3.05 pm: BJP workers protest outside party office in Patna over ticket distribution issue.
2:30 pm: 7/11 mumbai train blast, Prosecution seeks death penalty for 8.
2:10 pm: BJP leader Joy Banerjee apologizes for his remarks on the Election Commission.
1:50 pm: BJP workers protest against state BJP leadership over ticket distribution in Patna.
1:40 pm: Jammu-Srinagar highway closed due to landslide in Udhampur, roads being cleared.
1:30 pm: Solicitor General Ranjit Kumar appearing for Gujarat Govt says Sanjiv Bhatt is an accused and has no right to choose manner of probe and agency.
1:20 pm: Sacked IPS Sanjiv Bhatt case: Solicitor General Ranjit Kumar appearing for Gujarat Govt opposes Bhatt's plea seeking SIT probe in his case.
1:10 pm: SIT Karnataka raided the residence of Janardan Reddy and his aides in Bellary in connection with Belekeri mining scam. Documents seized.
1:00 pm: I expect Somnath Bharti to cooperate with the police says BS Bassi, Delhi Police Commissioner.
12:45 pm: Delhi ACB orders probe in Delhi Govt's alleged onion scam. Five member team formed for the same.
12:20 pm: After 3 and a half month's time if Mr Kejriwal has recognised the issue, I am grateful, says Lipika
12:00 pm: Head on collision between a car and a bus in Dharwad, Karnataka. 5 killed, 2 seriously injured.
11.45 am: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar announces JD(U) candidates.
11:00 am: Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa writes to PM Narendra Modi raising the fishermen issue.
10:30 am: A person named Raghu Patil arrested from Hubli-Dharwad in Karnataka by Bengaluru Police for making threat calls to Kannada Sahitya Academy.
10:15 am: Bomb that was recovered from Falaknuma Express being taken by BDS to an isolated spot.
10:00 am: Hearing on Subramanian Swamy's petition challenging CSK and RR suspension in IPL to take place in Madras HC today.
9:45 am: Jammu-Srinagar highway continues to be closed due to landslide in Ramsoo and Panthiyal areas of Ramban District, causing massive traffic jam.
9:30 am: US welcomes India's plan to launch satellite for South Asian countries to expand information sharing and connectivity within the region.
9:15 am: Bomb placed in a cylinder by BDS for a controlled explosion, spot cleared. Bomb was recovered from Falaknuma Express.
9:00 am: Nothing but a game by Mr. Kejriwal to keep cheap popularity, says Sandeep Dikshit on Delhi CM's tweet on Somnath Bharti.
8:40 am: Bomb recovered from Falaknuma Express in Howrah Railway Station, RPF found the bomb, BDS rushed to the spot.
8:20 am: Police in Varanasi baton charge pilgrims trying to immerse Ganesha idols in the Ganga.
8:10 am: Somnath Bharti likely to move SC after Delhi HC denies anticipatory bail.
8:02 am: PM Narendra Modi to address Indian Community today in Ireland during his one-day visit to the nation.
8:00 am: PM Narendra Modi departs for a 2 nation, 3 city visit to Ireland and the United States.