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7.07 pm: 12 persons injured during Dahi Handi celebrations in various parts of Mumbai, admitted to hospitals.
7.00 pm: Lewis Hamilton wins Italian GP, Sebastian Vettel takes 2nd place, while Massa takes 3rd. Force India's Sergio Perez comes 6.
6.55 pm: India pushing South Asia towards war: Khawaja Saad Rafique.
6.50 pm: India will face consequences if it doesn't stops ceasefire violations along LoC: Pakistan Union Minister Khawaja Saad Rafique - Aaj Tak.
6.40 pm: GSAT-6 communication satellite successfully positioned in orbit: ISRO.
6.35 pm: AAP fumes over Delhi CM not being invited to inauguration of the Delhi- Faridabad metro line, claims protocol wasn't followed - Times Now.
6.00 pm: PM today in his speech made it clear, PMRs (Pre-mature retirements) are not included in OROP. Issue is more or less settled, rest I can only request, but most of veterans happy about implementation of OROP: Manohar Parrikar.
5:20 pm: Heavy rains trigger flash floods in Nagaon district of Assam, normal life disrupted
Heavy rains cause flood situation in various parts of Assam (visuals from Dhemaji, Dhubri) pic.twitter.com/fX9hBzjxTW— ANI (@ANI_news) September 6, 2015
4:50 pm: Indrani's email, credit cards to be probed
4:40 pm: Dead bodies of two girls who went missing in Gangaghat area of Unnao district of UP on 31st august, recovered
4:30 pm: 2 policemen and 1 civic police volunteer injured in a crude bomb explosion at Itahar Police Station in North Dinajpur, West Bengal.
4:15 pm: Indrani Mukerjea taken to her Worli residence for the first time since her arrest.
4:00 pm: Modi government announces OROP.
3.45 pm: Shane Watson announces his retirement from Test Match cricket after 59 Test Matches for Australia
PM Narendra Modi traveled by Delhi Metro, interacted with passengers earlier today. pic.twitter.com/UwrEFJuMyL— ANI (@ANI_news) September 6, 2015
3.35 pm: We are happy with the hunger strike been called off: Colonel (retd) Pushpendra.
3.05 pm: OROP, Ex-servicemen raise slogan of 'Sadda Haq Aithe Rakh' after ending their hunger strike at Jantar Mantar.
2.54 pm: PM Narendra Modi traveled by Delhi Metro, interacted with passengers earlier on Sunday.
2.30 pm: "There are issues that can be resolved, they are not major issues, Govt is addressing them", says BJP Leader Siddharth Nath Singh on OROP.
2.15 pm: Citing "lack" of govt assistance to their community, transgenders plead for mercy killing.
2.00 pm: SP Chief Mulayam Singh Yadav speaks at foundation stone laying ceremony of Sainik school in Mainpuri, UP.
1.45 pm: This Govt has dealt with the ex servicemen in the most cavalier and humiliating manner, says Congress spokesperson Manish Tewari.
Visuals of 'Shahi Snan' of the ongoing Kumbh Mela in Nashik pic.twitter.com/ihJJvd0DXS— ANI (@ANI_news) September 6, 2015
1.30 pm: SheenaBora Murder Case: Indrani Mukherjea's lawyer Gunjan Mangla leaves Khar Police Station.
1.15 pm: Case: Sanjeev Khanna's brother leaves from Khar Police station.
1.00 pm: OROP: Veterans welcome PM's statements.
12.50 pm: We will tell you about our hunger strike in some time: Satbir Singh.
12.42 pm: OROP: Ex servicemen at Jantar Mantar in Delhi.
Ex servicemen at Jantar Mantar in Delhi pic.twitter.com/EderUJlPQQ— ANI (@ANI_news) September 6, 2015
12.41 pm: We will organise 'Gaurav Rally' on Saturday: Group Captain VK Gandhi (retd) on OROP.
12.40 pm: Agitation will continue till Saturday,will disclose our future course of action there:Group Captain VK Gandhi (retd) on OROP.
12.32 pm: Meeting of Education and Culture ministers of BJP ruled states starts.
12.30 pm: PM Narendra Modi concludes his speech with 'Jai Jawan, Jai Kisan' and 'Bharat Mata ki Jai'.
12.22 pm: The Government has taken a big decision and this is inspired by a feeling of patriotism, respect towards veterans: PM.
12.21 pm: Jinhone khud ney kaam nahi kiya, unhe haq hai kya bolney ka?: PM Modi.
12.20 pm: VRS key naam pe bhram failaya jaa raha hai: PM Modi on OROP
12.15 pm: Why are some people misleading the people and the Jawans of the Nation? We began work on OROP from Day 1 & took a decision: PM Modi.
12:10 pm: Faridabad is in the list of Smart cities: PM Modi addressing a public meeting in Faridabad.
12.05 pm: Metro yahan se laut nahin jaaegi, Ballabhgarh ke liye kaam shuru hojayga: PM Modi.
12.00 pm: Now Haryana can proudly say that we have metro connectivity here: PM Modi addressing public meeting.
11.59 am: Since the time you have elected us, our sole aim is development: PM Modi.
11.50 am: Aap sabko maloom hai Haryana mera doosra ghar hai: PM Narendra Modi flags.
11.46 am: Indrani Mukherjea's lawyer Gunjan Mangla reaches Khar Police Station.
11.45 am: PM Narendra Modi flags off the Badarpur-Faridabad Metro Line.
11.34 am: PM took a historic decision on OROP, people are accepting this: Venkaiah Naidu.
11.31 am: PM Modi reaches Sports Complex (Faridabad), will flag off the Badarpur-Faridabad Metro Line shortly.
11.30 am: PM Modi to address a public meeting at Sports Complex (Faridabad) after flagging off Badarpur-Faridabad Metro Line.
11.29 am: PM Narendra Modi to address a public meeting after flagging off the Badarpur-Faridabad Metro Line.
11.25 am: His (PM) promises have failed and he is proved to be more of a 'jumla master' than anything else: Tom Vadakkan, Congress
11.20 am: Sheena Bora Murder Case: Sanjeev Khanna reached Khar Police Station.
11.00 am: OROP: Ex Servicemen protest continues at Jantar Mantar, Delhi.
10.50 am: Passenger takes 'selfie' with PM Narendra Modi in Metro.
10.49 am: PM Narendra Modi interacts with passengers in Metro, will flag off the Badarpur-Faridabad Metro Line shortly.
10.45 am: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on board the Metro, will flag off the Badarpur-Faridabad Metro Line shortly.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on board the Metro, will flag off the Badarpur-Faridabad Metro Line shortly pic.twitter.com/aMaLexSo0u— ANI (@ANI_news) September 6, 2015
10.35 am: We are reducing syllabus up to Class 8 by 25% on subjects that come under Delhi Govt, from next month: Manish Sisodia, Delhi Education Minister.
10.00 am: Krishna Janmashtami celebrations, Dahi Handi ceremony in Dadar, Mumbai.
Krishna Janmashtami celebrations, Dahi Handi ceremony in Dadar, Mumbai pic.twitter.com/5kmRds4S7M— ANI (@ANI_news) September 6, 2015
9.56 am: It is time for Cong party to apologize for all its wrongdoings and for not implementing this promise for merely 4 decades: GVLN Rao, BJP.
9.50 am: Congress has done nothing for the ex servicemen but injustice: GVLN Rao, BJP
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9.49 am: Mumbai soaked in Janmashtami celebrations, Govindas gear up for the 'Dahi Handi' in Dadar.
Mumbai soaked in Janmashtami celebrations, Govindas gear up for the 'Dahi Handi' in Dadar pic.twitter.com/F8VUCOMXV5— ANI (@ANI_news) September 6, 2015
9.48 am:Krishna Janmashtami celebrations: Preparations for 'Dahi Handi' underway in Dadar,Mumbai.
9.15 am: Border outposts submerged at the India-Bangladesh border (Dhubri,Assam), patrolling turns tougher.
9:10 am: Flood water enters BSF camps and outposts at the India-Bangladesh border (Dhubri district,Assam).
9.05 am: Visuals of Krishna Janmashtami Celebration in Swaminarayan Mandir of Ayodhya.
05/9/15: Visuals of Krishna Janmashtami Celebration in Swaminarayan Mandir of Ayodhya pic.twitter.com/V6CVlFnmtu— ANI (@ANI_news) September 6, 2015
9.10 am: Visuals of Krishna Janmashtami Celebration in Mumbai.
Krishna Janmashtami celebrations: Preparations for 'Dahi Handi' underway in Dadar,Mumbai pic.twitter.com/8CamarK7C4— ANI (@ANI_news) September 6, 2015
9.05 am: MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan at Krishna Janmashtami Celebrations in Bhopal.
05/9/15: MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan at the 'Matki-fod ceremony', celebrating Krishna Janmashtami in Bhopal pic.twitter.com/7JbM5nbLQH— ANI (@ANI_news) September 6, 2015
9.00 am: Visuals of Krishna Janmashtami Celebrations in Varanas.
05/9/15: Visuals of Krishna Janmashtami Celebrations in Varanasi pic.twitter.com/sEAqN6PX3P— ANI (@ANI_news) September 6, 2015
8.59 am: Flood water enters BSF camps and outposts at the India-Bangladesh border.
4/9/15: Flood water enters BSF camps and outposts at the India-Bangladesh border pic.twitter.com/N7qfzja3CJ— ANI (@ANI_news) September 6, 2015
8.55 am: We have cooperated with the Govt. We will now conduct a rally on 13th September: Hardik Patel.
8.40 am: Govt is scared, section 144 is imposed and we were denied permission for the march: Hardik Patel.
8.30 am: Bohot dhokha kiya hamare saath, pehley kuch aur bola tha aur ab kuch aur kar diya: Skattar Singh Dhariwal on OROP.
8.10 am: NCP seeks stoppage of water supply to malls in view of severe drought conditions in Maharashtra on OROP
8.00 am:Prime Minister Narendra Modi to flag off the Badarpur-Faridabad Metro Line.