Bengaluru, Oct 8: Get all the latest updates on national and international news here:
11.30 pm: Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj set to visit Maldives on October 10.
10.55 pm: I will keep coming back to India, says Pakistani singer Ghulam Ali.
10.28 pm: Every religion is tolerant and it is these radical elements who are trying to destroy things: Engineer Rashid, Independent MLA.
9.33 pm: Vikas Krishan Yadav enters quarterfinal of middleweight AIBA World Boxing Championships 2015.
9.10 pm: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav suspends Minister of State Rank Madhukar Jetley.
7.45 pm: Plea filed in Delhi HC seeking direction to AAP govt to withdraw advertisements aimed at blaming other parties for inciting communal hatred.
7.20 pm: CBI files status report in Supreme Court on Vyapam case, hearing scheduled to take place tomorrow.
7:05 pm: We want Ghulam Ali to come to Kolkata and perform, we are ready to make all arrangements says Derek O'Brien, TMC.
6:09 pm: It has become a fashion for some people to question PM on every issue says Venkaiah Naidu.
6:00 pm: We have requested EC to cancel FIR filed against Amit Shah in Bihar, EC assured us to look into the matter says Venkaiah Naidu.
5:40 pm: Sartaj has been given offical residence by Air Force as per entitlement says Manohar Parrikar on Dadri issue.
5:25 pm: BJP delegation including Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi,Venkaiah Naidu, Nirmala Sitharaman and Arun Singh reach EC office to complain against Lalu Yadav.
5:10 pm: 'Recollections of a Communicator; On 50th anniversary of IAF's first air war, its vital role' by I Ramamohan Rao.
5:00 pm: CBI conducts searches at 12 places of 4 firms in Ghaziabad and Noida in connection with the Yadav Singh Case.
4:51 pm: Nobel Prize in Literature 2015 awarded to Svetlana Alexievich "for her polyphonic writings, a monument to suffering and courage in our time".
4:40 pm: Nepal has to set its house in order and has to reach out to its own people in a spirit of reconciliation (cntd) says Vikas Swarup, MEA.
4:30 pm: There is no blockade by India on Nepal, either official or unofficial says Vikas Swarup, MEA.
4: 20 pm: 7 more Indian pilgrims have been identified among deceased, which takes total no.of Indian pilgrims who have died in Hajj tragedy to 81 says MEA.
4:00 pm: Manoranjana Singh and Shantanu Ghosh produced before Alipore Court in Kolkata on Saradha Chit fund case.
3:57 pm: SC issues notices to Delhi, Central Govt and Delhi Police on behalf of infants seeking ban on crackers; reply to be filed within one week.
3:55 pm: On Surcharge on commercial vehicles, Centre says that only those trucks which are to be offloaded in Delhi, should be allowed to enter capital Surcharge on commercial vehicles.
3:54 pm: Internet services have once again been taken off in Jammu and Kashmir as the fear of its misuse on the social media looms large over the issue of beef ban.
3:42 pm: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh addressing a rally in Aurangabad, Bihar.
3:40 pm: SC to hear the matter tomm as CJI wanted to go through the NGT order that was passed yesterday over Pollution surcharge on commercial vehicles.
3:37 pm: Congress women wing protest over vegetables, pulses price hike; woman climbs on to the police barricade in Delhi.
3:20 pm: Union Minister Rao Inderjit Singh elected as President of Paralympic Committee of India.
3:15 pm: BJP delegation to visit Election Commission office at 5:30 PM today, over case against Amit Shah and statement made by Lalu Yadav
3:00 pm: There were three people behind this Dadri incident , we are getting more details, says Mulayam Singh Yadav.
2:20 pm: The culprits in the Dadri incident will not be spared, says Mulayam Singh Yadav.
1:45 pm: Fire breaks out in a godown Bapty road in Mumbai, six fire tenders at the spot.
1:00 pm: Delhi govt invites Ghulam Ali to perform in national capital.
12:45 pm: Shouldnt Lalu,Sonia and Nitish tell what they did for welfare of the people of Bihar in last 60 years?, asks Modi.
12:30 pm: The rich don't need the Govt. When a poor man gets sick, he has no support apart from the Govt, says Modi.
12:20 pm: Lalu insulted Yadavs with beef remarks, says Narendra Modi.
12:15 pm: PM Narendra Modi addressing a rally
in Begusarai, Bihar.
12:00 pm: Radhe Maa gets anticipatory bail from Bombay High Court.
11:50 am: BJP MLAs started kicking and hitting me. They tried to kill me, says Engineer Rashid, Independent MLA.
11:45 am: Hardik Patel matter in Gujarat HC adjourned till 19 October.
11:35 am: One Pakistan citizen arrested by BSF Battalion No.142 on Gujarat border near Pillar No.983 last evening.
11:20 am: There have been 4000 incidents of kidnapping in Bihar under Jungle Raj, kidnapping was the biggest industry, says Modi.
11:15 am: Sand mining is another upcoming industry in Bihar under 'Jungle Raj', says Modi.
11:10 am: This election should be for progress and not for 'jungle raj', says Modi.
11:05 am: Lalu Prasad Yadav has insulted the
Yadav community by commenting on what they eat, says Modi.
11:00 am: People who used to talk about Ram Manohar Lohia's ideology are now drinking Congress' water and abusing us, says Modi.
10:55 am: Bihar's youth will change the fate of
this state, says Modi.
10:52 am: For the first time, Bihar Polls are based on the idea of development and progress for the youth, says PM Modi.
10:45 am: PM Narendra Modi to address a rally in Munger, Bihar shortly.
10:30 am: NC stages walk out of J&K Assembly protesting against Independent MLA Engineer Rashid being beaten up.
10:15 am: BJP MLA Ravinder Raina beat Independent MLA Engineer Rashid up for hosting a beef party at MLA hostel yesterday.
BJP MLA Ravinder Raina beat Independent MLA Engineer Rashid up for hosting a beef party at MLA hostel yesterday. pic.twitter.com/C6luISCe7M— ANI (@ANI_news) October 8, 2015
9:45 am: Huge amount of explosives, including cylinder bombs, can bombs and electronic detonators recovered from Bihar.
9:30 am: Saudi-led airstrikes kill 15, injure 25 at a wedding in Yemen.
9:00 am: 2 Inmates Dead, Over a Dozen Injured in Gang War in Delhi's Tihar Jail.
8:45 am: 83rd Air Force Day celebrations at Hindon, Ghaziabad, UP.
Chief of Naval Staff RK Dhowan at the celebrations for the 83rd anniversary of IAF in Hindon (UP) pic.twitter.com/4pWbK8VRdc— ANI (@ANI_news) October 8, 2015
8:30 am: Earthquake tremors of 3.8 magnitude felt in Himachal Pradesh at 6:34 am today morning. No loss of property and life.
8:15 am: PM Narendra Modi salutes all air force personnel on the 83rd anniversary of the Indian Air Force.
8:00 am: PM Modi to address four rallies in Bihar today.