Bengaluru, Feb 11: Nestle terminates sponsorship programme with world athletics' governing body (IAAF) amid corruption, doping scandals. Meanwhile, David Headley began his deposition before Mumbai court for third day.
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10.20 pm: Its a great loss to the country and I condole the role of Mr Hanamanthappa: Siddaramaiah, Karnataka CM.
People pay last respects to Lance Naik Hanamanthappa at Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences in Hubli pic.twitter.com/8CiDnxvMP6— ANI (@ANI_news) February 11, 2016
9.50 pm: Girish Shankar, lAS (SH:1982), appointed as Secretary, Department of Heavy Industry in Ministry of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises.
Ramesh Abhishek, lAS (SH: 1982), appointed as Officer on Special Duty (OSD) in the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion— ANI (@ANI_news) February 11, 2016
9.45 pm: 9-year old boy dies in Hyderabad due to alleged medical negligence.
9.30 pm: Scientists say they have detected gravitational ripples, just as Einstein predicted a century ago.
9.15 pm: The mortal remains of nine of our martyrs are still at Siachen: Northern Command.
We continue to wait for favourable weather so that the mortal remains can be transported on helicopters: Northern Command #SiachenAvalanche— ANI (@ANI_news) February 11, 2016
8.25 pm: People pay tribute to Lance Naik Hanamanthappa and other soldiers who lost their lives in Siachen Avalanche.
8.10 pm: Vasant Kunj North Police Station has lodged an FIR on the complaint of BJP MP Maheish Girri over JNU event on Afzal Guru.
8.00 pm: Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan meets Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Hyderabad House in Delhi.
7.23 pm: Terror suspect Sameer Sardana released after being granted conditional bail.
6:55 pm: Tell me, will the accusing political parties now apologise to the nation for trying to fool the people?, asks HM Rajnath Singh.
6:50 pm: Former President of Pakistan Pervez Musharraf hospitalised following high blood pressure.
6:49 pm: You must have heard what David Headley has just said in Court, that Ishrat Jahan was a suicide bomber:, says HM Rajnath Singh.
6:25 pm: All agencies & people saying encounter was fake should know that it has to be proved in court, says former DIG of Gujarat DGVanzara on Ishrat Jahan.
6:00 pm: I salute his (LN Hanamanthappa) greatness which he showed in Siachen, express my condolences for his family, says Rajnath.
5:30 pm: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar meets Lance Naik Hanamanthappa's family members at Brar Square (Delhi).
5:15 pm: ISI agent's (Irshad) partner Sandeep produced in Sessions Court in Pathankot, sent for police remand till 14th Feb.
5:00 pm: Maheish Girri requests HRD Minister to give direction to VC not to allow such events & to take action against organisations behind the event.
4:45 pm: Last rites of Lance Naik Hanamanthappa to take place tomorrow in his home town in Dharwar (Karnataka).
4:25 pm: We will employ around 500 retired defence personnel as traffic enforcement inspectors, SDMs will not be involved, says Arvind Kejriwal on Odd Even rule.
4:15 pm: Mortal remains of Lance Naik Hanamanthappa brought to Brar Square (Delhi). Wreath laying ceremony to take place.
4:03 pm: We tried our level best to fight death for this brave Siachen warrior but this morning his blood pressure dropped down, says Lt General SD Duhan.
4:00 pm: His brain swelled and electrical activity of his brain gradually stopped few hours before his death, says Lt General SD Duhan on L/Nk Hanamanthappa.
3:34 pm: His already failing kidney totally shut down within 6 hours of arrival, says Lt Gen SD Duhan on Lance Naik Hanamanthappa.
3:15 pm: It required another miracle to survive and we really feel bad that this miracle did not happen second time, says VK Singh, Union Minister.
3:00 pm: We hope Siachen issue is treated in an urgent manner between our two countries so more lives aren't lost, says Pak High commissioner Abdul Basit
2:55 pm: It was a miracle for anybody to survive for 6 days buried under avalanche, under 35 ft of snow, says VK Singh, Union Minister.
2:50 pm: Delhi police has filed status report on allegations of influencing witnesses, says Ashish Dixit, RK Pachauri's advocate.
2:45 pm: Sensex tumbles 701.54 points to 23,057.36; Nifty plunges 196 points to 7,019.70.
2:37 pm: Sensex falls by 660 points, currently at 23,098.30.
2:35 pm: Delhi HC reserved its order on the plea of complainant seeking cancellation of anticipatory bail granted to RK Pachauri.
2:30 pm: Wife of Lance Naik Hanamanthappa reaches Army RR Hospital in Delhi.
2:25 pm: NGT asks counsel for DDA to inspect site and file report within 7 days.
2:22 pm: Love shouldn't be for 1 day, don't celebrate Valentine's day: Durga Vahini Bajrang Dal activists in Hyderabad.
2:17 pm: NGT issues notices to Delhi Govt , DDA & Art of Living on the ongoing work on the Yamuna river bed for the "world culture festival".
Petitioner's have alleged damage to the environment and the river bed in preparation of the function by Art of Living next month.
2:10 pm: MCOCA Court gives permission to CBI to take a voice sample of Chhota Rajan in JDey Murder Case, Rajan agrees for the same.
2:07 pm: Army Chief Gen Dalbir Singh condoles passing away of Lance Naik Hanamanthappa, says " soldier in him will continue to inspire generations".
2:05 pm: Bajrang Dal and Durga Vahini members burn Valentines' Day greeting cards in Hyderabad.
2:00 pm: Entire village has been doing nothing but joining the nation in praying for his survival: Villager, Dharwad, K'taka.
We were praying for him, were hoping for him to come back. Saddening: Betadur villager (Dharwad)on L/N Hanumanthappa.
1:55 pm: Anybody who suggests that this evidence isn't valid,is trying to cover up fr an entire conspiracy to protect her real identity: M Jethmalani.
1:50 pm: 1st LeT had claimed Ishrat was fidayeen.But that changed after a statement by an Indian politician:Mahesh Jethmalani
1:40 pm: Lance Naik Hanumanthappa's family in grief in Dharwad (Karnataka).
Lance Naik Hanumanthappa's family in grief in Dharwad (Karnataka). pic.twitter.com/t8SGISJXQY— ANI (@ANI_news) February 11, 2016
1:31 pm: I was Home Secretary then, stood by officers who were being prosecuted. Those people were terrorists, says RK Singh, BJP.
1:25 pm: His extraordinary spirit and tenacity, till very end, is inspiration for all. My thoughts and prayers are with his bereaved family, says Rahul Gandhi.
1:14 pm: Investigation has shown Ishrat Jehan was killed.Case is on.Headley being investigated on 26/11, says Vrinda Grover, lawyer.
1:12 pm: Only concerned with what David Headley said in court. I am very clear in framing the questions, not to suggest or prompt, says Ujjwal Nikam
1:00 pm: David Headley recognized the picture of Gateway of India where he conducted a surveillance for landing site for arrival of terrorists.
12.45 pm: Lance Naik Hanamanthappa passes away at 11:45 AM.
12.37 pm: Siachen soldier Lance Naik Hanamanthappa slips into deeper coma, says Army.
12.02 pm: Headley tells court that LeT handler Abu Kahfa was instructing the ten terrorists from a control room in Karachi during 26/11 attacks.
11.25 am: We stand vindicated on Ishrat Jahan. The long known truth has now been confirmed: BJP
10.42 am: David Headley reveals that Ishrat Jahan was a LeT operative.
10.05 am: Rumors of Leopard spotted near Bengaluru school sparked scare. Around 130 schools to remain shut as a precautionary measure.
9.45 am: JNU orders probe into event on campus against Afzal Guru hanging. Students went ahead with event despite denial of permission.
9.00 am: Shamli incident: Police arrest two main accused Ghayur and Inam.
8.18 am: Zuckerberg responds to Andreessen's comments: I found the comments deeply upsetting, and they do not represent the way Facebook or I think.
8.00 am: AeroMexico apologizes to actor Waris Ahluwalia, who was barred from boarding plane because of his turban.