Bengaluru, Sept 8: Election commission meeting in Delhi, to discuss dates for Bihar assembly election on Tuesday, Sept 8.
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11.30 pm: 2 surrendered militants who had joined the police as special police officers (SPO) go missing with their service rifles from Doda, J&K
10.44 pm: Sebi amends norms for exchanges, brokers, other entities to bring commodities derivatives market under its ambit (PTI)
9.20 pm: 20 Indian nationals killed by Saudi-led coalition air strikes on fuel smugglers at Yemen's Hodeidah port
9.12 pm: Rakesh Maria's transfer has got nothing to do with Sheena murder case probe: KP Bakshi, Addl Home Secy, Maharashtra
8.18 pm: World No.1 shuttler Saina Nehwal donates Rs 1 lakh for Assam flood victims
8.04 pm: Service Tax proposed to be levied by State Government is applicable to all commercial helicopter services operating in J&K: J&K Finance Dept
7.40 pm: Rakesh Maria to continue heading Sheena murder probe till facts are brought out upto chargesheet stage.
7:30 pm: Gang selling fake marks-sheets busted in Ghaziabad.
7:20 pm: Tata Power begins work to setup Rs 450-cr defence manufacturing facility in Karnataka.
7:10 pm: Haryana bans gutka, pan masala.
6:55 pm: Van carrying prisoners from the hearing back to the jail fired at in Jabalpur.
6:45 pm: 5 swine flu cases reported in Hyderabad.
6:30 pm: Swiss govt discloses new name in India's black money probe, says assistance request received about Indore-based Neo Corp International.
6:15 pm: The Modi govt is controlled and directed by the RSS, says Sonia Gandhi.
6:00 pm: TMC MLA Sohrab Ali sentenced to 2-year jail term in a 1995 case of theft of Railway property.
5:43 pm: Major airports of Rajasthan to have solar power.
5:30 pm: CISF strength to be raised to two lakh, says Rajnath.
5:15 pm: Two-hour taxi protest at Kolkata airport.
5:00 pm: Sanjeev Khanna remanded in judicial custody till September 21.
4:45 pm: Ahmed Javed takes charge as the Mumbai Police Commissioner.
4:25 pm: Sonia Gandhi on 2-day visit to Rae Bareli on Sep 9.
4:00 pm: TMC workers stop bus from Karnataka over Cauvery issue.
3.40 pm: Andhra govt to set up international sports centre near Vizag.
3.20 pm: Under these circumstances India would be one of the lesser impacted economies World over: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.
3.05 pm: Sanjeev Khanna taken from Khar Police Station to Bandra Court.
2.52 pm: Congress protest over deteriorating law and order situation in West Bengal, protesters, vandalizing police vehicle.
2.50 pm: Congress protest over deteriorating law & order situation in West Bengal.
2.25 pm: Political resolution adopted by CWC demands PM to take immediate action against EAM, CM of Rajasthan & CM of Chhattisgarh.
2.15 pm: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar writes to Finance Minister, reiterates that the special needs & concerns of the State have been ignored.
2.05 pm: China issue was discussed, whether its an opportunity for us. But PM said that someone's pain shouldn't be or gain: CII President.
2.00 pm: Different issues raised by different industries: Sumit Mazumder, CII President on PM's meet on Global Economic Scenario.
1.58 pm: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to address the media at 3 pm at Shastri Bhawan, likely to talk about PM's meet on Global Economic Scenario.
1.56 pm: No political reason is behind this, its a routine transfer: KP Bakshi.
1.55 pm: Post of Police Commissioner, Mumbai has been upgraded & Javed Ahmed has been posted on this upgraded post: KP Bakshi.
1.50 pm: Rakesh Maria promoted to post of DG, Home Guards & Commandant General, Civil Defence: KP Bakshi.
1:40 pm: Sonia Gandhi given one year extension as Congress President, CWC today passed the resolution.
1:30 pm: Congress Working Committee meeting ends at AICC HQ in Delhi.
1:20 pm: 9 persons rescued while being trafficked to Andhra Pradesh , 1 held.
12.59 pm: This has been a long standing demand. What is now needed is to give them citizenship: Ram Madhav.
12.45 pm: Akhilesh Yadav lays foundation stone of irrigation facilities in Lucknow.
12.38 pm: Two Indians who were detained for questioning at Thailand in connection with the Bangkok bombing have been released.
12.30 pm: It's a one of its kind project where a 300 Km long road has to be constructed in 22-24 months: Navneet Sehgal.
12.20 pm: UPEIDA Chairman and CEO Navneet Sehgal inspects the progress of work for Agra-Lucknow expressway.
12.01 pm: Don't want to comment on what he(J Manjhi) said as I couldn't understand context he was speaking in: Chirag Paswan.
12.00 pm: Our alliance has been strengthened after he joined us, he is a respected leader: Chirag Paswan on Jitan Ram Manjhi.
11.58 am: Union Minister Ananth Kumar adviced Jitan Ram Manjhi to have patience while speaking of colleagues, in a telephonic conversation: Sources.
11.40 am: Sanjeev Khanna being taken to Khar police station in connection with Sheena Bora Murder Case.
11.17 am: Arun Jaitley launches an e-version of the Collected Works of Mahatma Gandhi.
11.15 am: PM has been reduced to unedifying flip-flops creating confusion on what he really stands for: Sonia Gandhi at CWC meeting.
11.02 am: PM Narendra Modi chairs high level meeting on Global Economic Scenario in Delhi.
11.00 am: Impact of terror incidents like 9/11, 26/11 can still be seen on people,can be seen on their faces: HM Rajnath Singh.
10.59 am: Terrorism a threat not only for India but the entire World: Rajnath Singh speaking at CISF passing out parade.
10.55 am: Country last week was given clear evidence of what is obvious for a long time-that Modi Govt is controlled and directed by RSS: Sonia Gandhi.
10.47 am: Our jawans and civilians are being increasingly targeted: Congress President Sonia Gandhi at CWC meeting.
10.46 am: Modi Government has failed abysmally to match words with deeds, to match media events with actual accomplishments: Sonia Gandhi at CWC meet.
10.45 am: The U-turn on Land Ordinance is evidence that Government is out of touch with ground realities: Sonia Gandhi at CWC meeting.
10.30 am: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi arrives at AICC HQ for Congress Working Committee meeting in New Delhi.
9.52 am: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh reviewing passing out parade of CISF officers in Hyderabad.
9.35 am: In Congress CWC agenda today-Consideration of proposed amendments to the party constitution and law : Sources.
9.30 am: Kolkata: Cab drivers' association protest demanding free entry in Airport premises for first 10 minutes.
9.05 am: 5 people dead after a car collided with another last night, in Aurangabad district of Maharashtra.
8.50 am: Meat sellers in Mumbai hold protests over BMC's 4 day meat ban across city during Jain fasting season of Paryushan.
8.45 am: Shopkeepers in Bhopal display their shop names in Hindi ahead of 10th World Hindi Conference.
8.31 am: PM to hold a meet with top industrialists, bankers, economists this morning to discuss global economic scenario.
8.30 am: Exemptions to minority community nationals from Bangladesh and Pakistan in regularization of their entry and stay in India by the Central Government.
8.25 am: 1-year old girl walks 8Kms carrying her sick brother on her shoulders to reach a hospital in Godda (Jharkhand).
8.15 am: Aurangabad:Nana Patekar and Makrand Anaspure distributed financial aide cheques to families of farmers from Latur,Osmanabad who committed suicide.
8.10 am: Car rams into pedestrians in Mahim area of Mumbai in early morning hours; 1 killed & 4 injured.
8.10 am: Polygraph test on Shaukat Ahmed Bhatt who was arrested after terrorist Naved's revelations, to be conducted today.
8.05 am: Sheena Bora Murder case: Sanjeev Khanna likely to be produced in Bandra Court (Mumbai) on Tuesday.
8.00 am: Election Commission's meeting at Nirvachan Sadan in Delhi today, likely to discuss dates for Bihar Assembly election.