New Delhi, June 20: BJP MP Maheish Girri continues hunger strike outside Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's residence.
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9:50 pm: We have learnt that 2 Indian nationals, Ganesh Thapa & Govind Singh from Dehradun died tragically in the blast in Kabul today morning: MEA.
Govt is in touch with families of Indian nationals & is working with the Afghan Govt to repatriate their mortal remains at the earliest: MEA
9:40 pm: FBI - Orlando nightclub gunman was not directed by foreign terror group; was radicalised domestically: AP.
9:35 pm: A police official said that the apprehended person is believed to be the top militant commander of LeT, Abu Ukasha of Pakistan.
After his arrest an encounter started in Sheikh Nar forest area of Sogam, Lolab in Kupwara district (J&K). More details awaited.
9:30 pm: Police arrested a top LeT militant from Sogam market in Lolab area of north Kashmir's Kupwara district.
9:20 pm: Delhi tourist allegedly murdered in Panaji (Goa), 4 accused persons absconding.
8:50 pm: Uttarakhand Cabinet convenes special Assembly session on 4th & 5th July.
8:40 pm: Under sections of Prevention of Corruption Act and IPC the case has been registered: ACB Chief MK Meena.
8:35 pm: FIR is against both the previous Delhi Govt and present govt, rest lets see what comes up during the investigation: ACB Chief MK Meena.
We got a complain from Kapil Mishra that they got an inquiry conducted and found out that the scam was during Sheila Dikshit govt: MK Meena.
Vijender Gupta then said that in spite of this report no action was taken to cancel contract, thats why case registered: MK Meena
8:25 pm: ACB says both Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal and Sheila Dikshit can be questioned.
8:20 pm: ACB has lodged a FIR in water tanker scam.
8:15 pm: Home Minister Rajnath Singh offers prayers at Dargah of Hazrat Qasim, attends Iftar party in Lucknow (UP).
8:01 pm: Special NIA court has placed Pragya Singh's bail plea for orders on 28th June, in 2008 Malegaon Blast case.
7.35 pm: British PM David Cameron urges unity 'against hatred' after MP Jo Cox's murder.
7.32 pm: Muzaffarnagar: Four youths allegedly rape girl, filmed the act.
7.05 pm: Flood alert sounded in Jorhat, Sonitpur, Barpeta and Dibrugarh districts of Assam.
7.00 pm: Six detained in Belgium over foiled train attack in 2015
6.45 pm: 100% FDI in defence: India's Defence sector is thrown mostly into hands of Nato-American Defence manufacturers, says AK Antony
6.35 pm: Children practice yoga at a carnival organised in Chennai ahead of International Yoga Day.
6.30 pm: Jyoti Amge, world's smallest living woman participates in yoga session on the eve of International Yoga Day in Nagpur.
6.25 pm: A tourist from Delhi allegedly murdered in Panaji , 4 accused persons absconding.
6.17 pm: FDI: What has been done is neither in interest of economy nor in interest of people of country-Sitaram Yechury
6.05 pm: FDI issue: What this Govt is really doing is not 'Make in India' but 'Breaking India': Derek O'Brien
6.00 pm: We can never abandon inflation to focus on growth: Raghuram Rajan
5.46 pm: "Dil behelaane kay liye khayaal achaa hai",sSitaram Yechury on FDI.
5.40 pm: CII strongly welcomes landmark decisions taken on opening up the FDI regime.
5.38 pm: International Yoga Day: The entry and exit at Rajiv Chowk Metro station will remain closed till 08:30 am on June 21.
5.25 pm: These major decisions affirm that India is open for business from world, and would contribute greatly to investments and development of country.
5.15 pm: CII strongly welcomes the landmark decisions taken on opening up the FDI regime during the meeting chaired by PM Modi today.
5.12 pm: FDI in retail is no less than anti-national. Its like kicking our own people in the stomach: Dhananjay Bhide (Member, Swadeshi Jagran Manch).
5.00 pm: Defence sector 100% is possible because we've not touched upon any national security requirements, says Nirmala Sitharaman.
4.52 pm: Congratulate PM for realizing his mantra of Min Govt Max Governance by creating an automatic approval route for FDI, says Chhattisgarh CM.
4.51 pm: This is a conversation between two individuals, says Jairam Ramesh on Ajay Maken, says Dharmpal Natkhat issue.
4.41 pm: Nirmala Sitharaman briefs media after relaxation of FDI norms in various sectors.
4.30 pm: Today's announcement on FDI is panic reaction. Ironic that BJP is claiming FDI to be the answer to all India's eco problems, says Jairam Ramesh.
4.15 pm: I came to meet Rahul Gandhi to wish him on his birthday, says Dharmpal Natkhat, who was allegedly abused by Ajay Maken.
4.02 pm: ED conducts searches at 10 locations in 3 metro cities in connection with AgustaWestland scam case.
4.00 pm: Based on searches, ED freezes shares worth Rs 86.07 crore owned by companies in Dubai, Mauritius and Singapore in AgustaWestland scam case.
3.42 pm: Decision on FDI liberalization today is a follow up of decisions taken earlier, says Economic Affairs Secratary Shaktikanta Das.
3.29 pm: Sensex surges 205.22 points, currently at 26,831.13. Nifty currently at 8,232.25.
3.15 pm: Court says CBI needs to inform Court before taking any action. Next hearing on July 19 in Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat sting matter.
3.00 pm: Absconding Ahmedabad serial blasts (2008) accused Nasir Rangrej arrested from Karnataka by Gujarat ATS.
2.50 pm: Govt decides to permit 100% FDI under automatic route in Brownfield Airport projects.
2.02 pm: Dinesh Gundu Rao appointed as the working state Congress President in Karnataka.
1.50 pm: Commuters stranded as trains on western line running late due to a snag in overhead electrification system.
1.47 pm: Congress MLA Ambareesh tenders his resignation to the Speaker in his Chamber.
1.35 pm: Pre-monsoon showers hits Delhi.
1.31 pm: CPM leader Jagmati Sangwan expelled from the Central Committee membership of the party for anti-party activities.
1.30 pm: Supporters of Cong MLA Krishnappa protest outside KPCC after the Min. wasn't given ministerial position in Bengaluru.
1.19 pm: Heavy rainfall lashes Dehradun.
1.01 pm: In most places there's appreciation of migrant workers because of value they bring to economy but BJP speaks about them with derision, says UP CM.
12.45 pm: Driver Shyam Rai made approver by Special CBI Court in Sheena Bora murder case.
12.30 pm: Bihar toppers scam: Case registered under the Arms act in Bhagwanpur police station. Baccha Rai has been made the main accused
12.02 pm: Mumbai local trains on western line running late due to a snag in the overhead electrification system.
11.50 am: BJP MP Manoj Tiwari joins protest led by Mahesh Giri outside CM Kejriwal's residence in Delhi
MM Khan Murder case: BJP MP Manoj Tiwari joins protest led by Mahesh Giri outside CM Kejriwal's residence in Delhi. pic.twitter.com/Ri9d2186Ip— ANI (@ANI_news) June 20, 2016
11.43 am: Supreme Court refuses to put on hold culling of nilgai, wild boars in Bihar and a monkey species in Himachal Pradesh.
11.30 am: Monsoon arrived in many parts of Maharashtra on Sunday and by now it is active in 90% of Maharashtra: Mumbai MeT Department.
11.10 am: I have come here in support of Mahesh Giri because CM Kejriwal has levelled baseless allegations: Subramanian Swamy.
11.03 am: The number of people displaced worldwide has hit a new record, with 65.3 million forced from their home: UN.
10.45 am: PM Narendra Modi releases commemorative postage stamps on Surya Namaskara in Delhi
10.18 am: One terrorist killed in an encounter with security forces in J&K.
10:05 am: Absconding Ahmedabad serial blasts (in 2008) accused Nasir Rangrej arrested from Karnataka by Gujarat ATS.
9:52 am: Rajasthan's Home Minister uses derogatory words for former PM Manmohan Singh in Churu, apologised later.
9:49 am: I am not a murderer. Will keep protesting until Delhi CM clarifies: Maheish Girri, NJP MP.
9:30 am: Taliban takes responsibility of today's Kabul suicide attack, that killed and wounded 22 people: Pajhwok news.
9:20 am: At least 14 dead in Kabul minibus suicide attack, says interior ministry: AFP.
9:06 am: ISRO clears 48-hour countdown for launching of PSLV-C34.
8:48 am: BJP leader Maheish Girri should be arrested & interrogated. Modi police shielding him, tweets Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal.
8:31 am: Five-year old child slipped into a coma during surgery in Bengaluru on June 10,family alleges negligence by hospital.
8:21 am: Bihar toppers scam: Former BSEB Chairman Lalkeshwar Prasad Singh and wife Usha Sinha arrested by SIT.
8:14 am: Explosion in east Kabul, many ambulances at site: Police.
8:06 am: Suicide bomber attacks a military bus in Pul-e-Charkhi, Kabul. Casualities feared.