New Delhi, Oct 10: The knock of the Bihar assembly elections 2015 gets harder as the D-Day approaches.
While political parties are jittery in their seats of the outcome of the elections, poll survey says that Nitish Kumar would be the ultimate winner. Ger all the latest national and international news updates here:
11.10 pm: Turkey's pro-Kurdish opposition party says death toll in attack on Ankara peace rally has risen to 97.
10.38 pm: Boxer Vijender Singh walks out to a mixed reaction at the Manchester Arena
10.08 pm: Encounter going on between security forces and militants at Wader Bala village of Handwara in Kupwara district of north Kashmir.
9.40 pm: There are many teachers & doctors from India in Maldives; Relation between a doctor and patient is that of trust & faith: EAM Sushma Swaraj
8.42 pm: Turkish PM: There are 'strong signs' the attacks that killed 86 people were suicide bombings.
7.15 pm: I have become a victim of party's internal politics: Asim Ahmed Khan.
7.00 pm: Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif invites Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani to visit his country: Hurriyat spokesman (PTI).
6.40 pm: Turkish health minister says blasts in capital city of Ankara killed 86 people; 186 injured.
6.25 pm: There are no corruption charges against me, my image is clean: Asim Khan.
5.50 pm: We've bought tickets for the match (India-SA ODI in Rajkot), will put forth our views before World in a very peaceful manner. If we are not allowed inside, we will continue our protest outside the stadium: Hardik Patel.
We are just going there to show the entire world what are the demands of Patels, no intentions to sabotage or obstruct match: Hardik Patel
We are just going there to show the entire world what are the demands of Patels, no intentions to sabotage or obstruct match: Hardik Patel— ANI (@ANI_news) October 10, 2015
5.30 pm: Glad he accepted invitation of a newspaper from here&will be performing in Lucknow historical city which has tradition of brotherhood: UP CM Akhilesh Yadav on Ghulam Ali's arrival.
5.20 pm: There is no evidence of any foul play, conspiracy or any attempt to commit suicide: Bipin Singh (IG, Prisons) on Indrani Mukerjea.
5.05 pm: Campaigning for first phase of Bihar Assembly election ends today.
5.00 pm: Encounter between militants&security forces in Wader Bala,Handwara(J&K), militants believed to be hiding, details awaited: J&K Police sources.
4.45 pm: Overall my opinion after conducting inquiry is, there was no overdose of any medicine, drug or poison: Bipin Singh (IG, Prisons) on Indrani.
4.30 pm: Chunaav hone se pehle ye (BJP) danga karaate hain aur phir inke PM kehte hain ki bhaiya ladaayi mat karo (BJP orchestrates riots before polls and then PM tells people not to fight): Rahul Gandhi.
4.15 pm: Case has been registered aganst Vijay Mallya, A Raghunathan (CFO of defunct Kingfihser airlines) & other unknown officials of IDBI Bank for allegedly violating banking norms in sanction and disbursement of Credit limits of Rs. 900 crore (aprox).
4.00 pm: CBI raids Vijay Mallya's residences and offices in 5 places in Mumbai, Goa, and Bangalore over alleged loan fraud case.
3.30 pm: Congress President Sonia Gandhi expressed shock and pain at the terror attack in Ankara, Turkey, where several people have lost their lives.
3.25 pm: BJP has run positive campaign focused on Bihar's development: Ananth Kumar, BJP.
3.20 pm: Naam aam rakhne se aap aam nahi ho jate, is party ka naam ab ‘daagi aadmi party' main Kejriwal ji ko badalna chahiye (Arvind Kejriwal must rename Aam Aadmi Party to 'daagi aadmi party': Vijender Gupta, BJP.
3.15 pm: Corruption won't be tolerated,even if it involves Ministers. Investigation to take place: Ravinder Gupta, Mayor MCD.
3.05 pm: We want to ask Kejriwal ji how the character certificate he gave for all his leaders got invalid in 7 months: Satish Upadhyay, Delhi BJP
2.50 pm: If communalism increases then its detrimental for our society-Vishvanath Tiwari, Chairperson, Sahitya Akademi.
2.43 pm: CPN UML chairman KP Sharma Oli files nomination for Nepal PM post in Kathmandu.
2.35 pm: They are a very good side,they do well irrespective of where they are playing: MS Dhoni on South Africa.
2:23 pm: Fear keeps Muslim kids in Dadri at home, school attendance thins
1.58 pm: Ankara blast death toll rises to at least 20 from 10: AFP.
1.40 pm: Joint raid by CBI & ED on Bank of Baroda regarding Rs.6000 crore black money transfer to Hong Kong.
1.35 pm: North MCD gives an order for inquiry in the Asim Ahmed building case.
1.25 pm: Explosion in Turksih capital Ankara with multiple casualities: Reuters.
1.05 pm: Lalu ji ka poora dhyaan apne parivar mein kendrit hai, jabki BJP sabka vikaas chahati hai (Laluji's attention is focussed only over his family, while BJP wants development for all): Amit Shah addressing a rally in Bihar's Nawada.
1.00 pm: North Dinajpur (WB): Clash between TMC & CPM workers during central co-operative bank election, police baton charge.
12.48 pm: Sushil Koirala meets Nepal President Ram Baran Yadav amidst the election process for a new PM tomorrow, in Nepal.
12.40 pm: TMC wins 37 wards in Bidhan Nagar (West Bengal) polls. In Bally (WB), TMC wins 16 wards. In Asanol, TMC wins 65 wards.
12.30 pm: In view of India's efforts, international bodies have agreed to push back High Risk Area from longitude East 78° to East 65°: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari.
12.15 pm: Congress delegation sits on dharna near Delhi-Noida border after being stopped by Police, they were on their way to Dadri.
12.00 pm: Malayalam and English poet K. Satchidanandan also quits Sahitya Akademi over rising communal violence cases in the country.
11.50 am: Cricketer Harbhajan Singh calls on Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
11.40 am: Why is Lalu ji unnecessarily bringing up the beef issue again and again? Issue should be development?: Rajnath Singh
Bihar mein sarkar BJP-led NDA ki banne vaali hai-Rajnath Singh
Bihar mein sarkar BJP-led NDA ki banne vaali hai-Rajnath Singh— ANI (@ANI_news) October 10, 2015
11.35 am: I think Delhi Police needs to open a new department just to investigate cases against AAP leaders,daily a new case: JP Agarwaal, Congress.
11.25 am: Malayalam novelist Sara Joseph returns Sahitya Akademi Award over rising communal violence cases in the country.
11.17 am: Bomb and threat letter found near BJP office in Narkatiaganj in West Champaran, Bihar. It is the office of BJP MLA Rashmi Verma.
11.15 am: Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chauhan to campaign in Bihar's Bhagalpur,Begusarai and Nawada today.
11.10 am: Saudi Arabia crush was deadliest haj tragedy ever.
11:05 am: Shilpa Shetty, Raj Kundra to launch mobile phone company
11.00 am: Indirect tax collection increases by 35.8 %
10:45 am: IIT entrance exam to get less testing for students
10:28 am: Kunal Ghosh, an accused in the Saradha scam has begun a hunger strike in jail terming the probe unfair
9:30 am: Nepal's constituent assembly to elect country's new Prime Minister on Sunday.
9:00 am: Mild tremor in New Delhi
8:30 am: Ved puraan mein likha hai, rishi maharishi khaate the-Raghuvansh Prasad Singh,RJD on Beef
8:15 am: Have said it earlier also that just bought the land and I sold it within 3 months-Sangeet Som,BJP on allegations of owning meat unit firm
8:00 am: BJP MLA Dilmani Devi joins JDU