Benagluru, May 24: Sarbananda Sonowal sworn-in as Assam CM
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11.20 pm: CBI registers case in connection with Faridkot Holy text desecration case, announces cash reward of Rs10 lakh fr any info on persons involved.
10.25 pm: President Pranab Mukherjee on board a cruise ship in Guangzhou (China).
9.32 pm: As advanced emerging economies India and China are making major contributions to world growth: President Mukherjee in China.
9.15 pm: President Pranab Mukherjee at an Indian community event in Guangzhou (China)
President Pranab Mukherjee at an Indian community event in Guangzhou (China) pic.twitter.com/sHH2ImwI8g— ANI (@ANI_news) May 24, 2016
8.50 pm: China Southern Airlines passengers stuck at Mumbai airport for more than 15 hrs, protest against AI officials apathy.
China Southern Airlines passengers stuck at Mumbai airport for more than 15 hrs, protest against AI officials apathy pic.twitter.com/NPQUrcm24H— ANI (@ANI_news) May 24, 2016
8.30 pm: Alliance will be constituent of the NDA and Hemanta Biswa Sharma has been declared as the convener: Ram Madhav, BJP.
Alliance will be constituent of the NDA & Hemanta Biswa Sharma has been declared as the convener: Ram Madhav, BJP pic.twitter.com/rkpH20Kg4i— ANI (@ANI_news) May 24, 2016
8.15 pm: BJP President Amit Shah holds a meeting with CMs of Assam, Nagaland, Sikkim and Arunachal Pradesh in Guwahati.
7.50 pm: Kurdish-Arab alliance launch operations north of Raqa, US official confirms.
6.20 pm: Will probe into how both engines of aircraft failed: Mahesh Sharma,Union Minister on Air Ambulance crash in Delhi.
6.28 pm: 3 dead after falling into a sewer while cleaning, in Amritsar (Punjab). Rescue operation continues.
6.05 pm: More than 5 people fall into a sewer in Amritsar (Punjab), rescue operation underway.
6.00 pm: Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat left CBI HQ in Delhi after 5 hours of questioning.
5.45 pm: I don't have to produce any proof for my innocence, have not done anything wrong, says Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat
5.30 pm: President Pranab Mukherjee arrived in Guangzhou (China).
5.23 pm: Want to tell people in Assam that their job doesn't end at voting, but for development it's imperative for Govt & people to work together, says Modi.
5.20 pm: I am sure that Sarbananda ji will leave no stone unturned for the development of Assam, says PM Modi in Guwahati.
5.19 pm: I want to thank people of Assam for giving Sarbananda ji and his ministers an opportunity to serve Assam, says PM Modi.
5.16 pm: PM Narendra Modi speaking at the swearing-in ceremony of Assam CM and the Council of Ministers in Guwahati.
5.09 pm: Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat leaves CBI office after questioning, has been again summoned for questioning on June 7 in alleged CD sting probe.
4.42 pm: Former CM Tarun Gogoi in attendance at the oath taking ceremony of Assam CM and the Council of Ministers.
4.32 pm: Sarbananda Sonowal sworn-in as Assam CM.
4.24 pm: Spanish-built Talgo train trial to be held on 29th May on Bareilly-Moradabad track.
4.15 pm: DGCA started the probe on Air Ambulance Crash landing in Delhi's Najafgarh.
4.04 pm: Rahul Gandhi to lead a 'Mashal Juloos' against Delhi Govt over water and power crisis in the capital, on 28th May at 6:30 PM from Rajghat.
4.02 pm: Patiala House Court sends 3 suspected members of JeM to 14-day judicial custody for allegedly planning an attack in Delhi.
4.00 pm: The aircraft landed 6.0 nautical miles short of IGI airport. Pilot reported failure of both engines. All seven on board are safe, says DGCA.
3.41 pm: We should learn about internal security from America. They killed the enemy rather than asking for them to be handed over, says Sanjay Raut.
3.16 pm: Charter plane made emergency landing in Delhi's Najafgarh area was an air ambulance belonging to Alchemist Airlines, 5 people rushed to hospital.
3.00 pm: Charter plane has come down in Delhi's Najafgarh area, more details awaited, fire services rush to the spot. More details awaited.
2.50 pm: Public Health Engineering daily wagers block National Highway demanding regularization of jobs in Jammu and Kashmir.
2.49 pm: Suspended Home Ministry official Anand Joshi who was arrested on graft charges, remanded to judicial custody till June 6.
2:20 pm: CBi raids VC office and Central office of Vishvabharti University campus in Kolkata, raids also at residence of VC.
2:02 pm: Indian Army on high alert near LoC after reports of JeM, Hizbul terrorists attempting to sneak into Indian territory: Sources.
1.41 pm: Congress supporters name public toilet after Rishi Kapoor in response to the actor's tweet in UP.
1.30 pm: Farooq Abdullah chairs meeting of National Conference legislators ahead of J&K assembly session in Srinagar.
1:12 pm: An Indigo aircraft faced minor damage last evening due to an airstair fell over due to change in weather in Delhi.
1:08 pm: It's a happy moment for us that Stallin has been elected as the LoP, says TKS Elangovan, DMK.
12:55 pm: Girder collapses at under construction site for Rapid Metro (Gurugram Sec-56); 3 injured in the accident.
12:40 pm: 11 dead in Myanmar jade mine landslide, many feared missing.
12:26 pm: Mk Stalin to be DMK legislature party leader, says Report.
12:08 pm: Gujarat Board SSC result out: Girls outshine boys.
11:52 am: Manorama Devi's husband and Rocky's father Bindi Yadav's bail plea rejected by Gaya ACJM Court.
11:38 am: SC dismisses plea seeking ban of water supply to liquor industries in drought-hit Maharashtra.
11:22 am: 2 dead, 8 injured after a truck fell off a bridge on NH-12 in Madhya Pradesh's Rajgarh area.
11:15 am: BJP protests against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal over regular power cuts in Delhi.
Delhi: BJP protest over water & power crisis outside CM’s residence, water canon used against protesters. pic.twitter.com/GLhPfTKAGk— ANI (@ANI_news) May 24, 2016
10:59 am: Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu announces 13 winners of Fast Track Smart City competition, Lucknow tops the list.
10:45 am: As a law abiding citizen I will appear before CBI so that people won't get an impression that I'm trying to avoid the agency: Harish Rawat
10:38 am: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh to meet Chief Secretaries and DGPs of 10 Maoist-hit states today to review the situation.
10:14 am: Kolkata: Bomb scare at Salt Lake tank number 9, bomb disposal squad at the spot.
10:13 am: Gaya sessions court to hear suspended JDU MLC Manorama Devi's bail plea on May 27.
10:01 am: President Pranab Mukherjee signs Ordinance on common medical entrance examination NEET.
9.55 am: The goal of the new government will solely be for the people. A time of goodness, justice and peace is now going to begin in Kerala, says CM designate Pinarayi Vijayan.
9.30 am: Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat to appear before CBI today in connection with CD sting matter probe.
9.25 am: Gaya sessions court to hear suspended JDU MLC Manorama Devi's bail plea on May 27.
9.15 am: Excise department team seized 3kgs of opium in Dobhi area of Gaya (Bihar), 2 men arrested.
9.00 am: Ram Shankar Tiwari also known as Baba Parmanand arrested from Barabanki on charges of sexual exploitation of women.
8.30 am: Wreath laying ceremony of Naik Gawade Pandurang Mahadev, who died in encounter with terrorists in Kupwara.
Goa: Wreath laying ceremony of Naik Gawade Pandurang Mahadev, who died in encounter with terrorists in Kupwara pic.twitter.com/kpUj1iAFLn— ANI (@ANI_news) May 24, 2016
8.00 am: Hearing on suspended JDU MLC Manorama Devi's bail plea in Gaya sessions court postponed, next date of hearing yet to be decided.