Bengaluru, May 27: Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee will take oath as the Chief Minister of West Bengal today.
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11.15 pm: Army carries out surgical strike across Myanmar; massive combing operation still underway.
10.10 pm: Lok Sabha speaker upgrades official vehicle with Rs 48.25 lakh Jaguar XE.
9.33 pm: Visuals of massive traffic jam in Delhi's Akshardham area.
Visuals of massive traffic jam in Delhi's Akshardham area pic.twitter.com/JY8KsjtHgr— ANI (@ANI_news) May 27, 2016
9.10 pm: 3 alleged IM (Indian Mujahideen) terror operatives arrested for supplying explosives seeks bail from Delhi Court.
9.00 pm: Sushma Swaraj speaks to CM of Telangana regarding attack on a Nigerian student in Hyderabad.
8.22 pm: 58-year-old Indian mountaineer Paresh Chandra Nath found dead on Mount Everest.
8.00 pm: Indian Oil shows net profit of Rs.10,399 crore for the financial year 2015-16 as compared to a profit of Rs. 5,273 crore in the last fiscal.
7.30 pm: In independent India, the only Govt that has done a good job is PM Modi's BJP Govt, says Rajnath Singh, BJP.
6.43 pm: Bareilly (UP): Trial run of Spanish-built Talgo train held between Bareilly & Bhojipura rail route.
6.42 pm: The High Court stay is for a period of two months. Meanwhile the hearing of the case will go and and the final order issued.
6.28 pm: Not sure what he did but If he has done something illegal or has broken law, then it's a different issue, says V Kirloskar.
6.27 pm: If someone has worked hard on clean basis then he should not be punished for failing, says Vikram Kirloskar (VC Toyota Kirloskar) on Vijay Mallya.
6.19 pm: But without consulting state govt they admitted the liberal conditions of Italian govt, not correct, opines Oomen Chandy on Italian Marine case.
6.18 pm: We thought the interest of Indians & fishermen families will prevail in SC, says Oommen Chandy on Italian Marine case.
6.16 pm: Green court ban on new diesel cars above 2000cc in Kerala put on hold for 2 months by the HC.
6.00 pm: CBI arrested a under secretary of NCERT Hari Ram for demanding bribe of ₹50,000, caught red handed taking ₹15000 today.
5.59 pm: They are Prasanna Acharya, Bishnu Charan Das, and Bhaskar Rao, says Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik.
5.46 pm: 3 senior leaders of BJD have been chosen to be party candidates for RS, informs Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik.
5.40 pm: HC slams Kerala police; rejecting bail plea of accused in Puttingal tragedy court observes "police is functioning like a remote control".
5.08 pm: Ministry of Culture releases the 4th batch of 25 declassified files relating to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose online.
4.51 pm: PM Modi inaugurates new passenger trains for NE during interaction with members of self help groups in NE in Shillong.
4.30 pm: Haryana Govt announces Rs10 lakh reward to any person who provides any info abt persons involved in bus blast in Pipli that took place on Thursday, May 27.
4.20 pm: PM Narendra Modi lays foundation stone for new football stadium 'Ampati' in Shillong (Meghalaya).
4.00 pm: Football is a passion here and is played in every nook and corner, says PM Modi in Shillong.
3.47 pm: NIA team reaches the spot where blast in a State Roadways bus took place on Thursday, May 26 at Kurukshetra (Haryana).
3.15 pm: Farooq Abdullah talking on phone during the national anthem at Mamata Banerjee's oath taking ceremony
3.00 pm: All like minded parties will hold a meeting to decide on strategy to defeat BJP in Centre, says Lalu Yadav, RJD.
2.45 pm: A temple in Pratapgarh (Rajasthan) offers 'paap-mukti' certificate for absolving sins, all for Rs. 11.
2.30 pm: GST is not a BJP issue, its a national issue. Most States are going to be the beneficiaries from this, says Arun Jaitley.
2.15 pm: Advanced version of BRAHMOS land-attack supersonic cruise missile system has been successfully test fired on Friday, May 27 in the Western Sector by IAF.
2.00 pm: The unique BrahMos weapon system on numerous occasions has established its supremacy in the World of supersonic cruise missile.
1.57 pm: 3.6 kg of foreign mark gold bars valued at Rs1.06 cr smuggled from Bangkok seized at Chennai airport by DRI.
1.55 pm: North East can be the basket of organic food for everyone, says PM at 65th plenary session of the North Eastern Council.
1.35 pm: Congress protest against state govt over law and order situation in Punjab, water canon used on protesters in Ludhiana.
1.15 pm: 2 militants killed and one army jawan injured in Baramulla (J&K) encounter.Encounter ends.
1.00 pm: Civil Aviation Minister Ashok G Raju,FM Arun Jaitley & Bhutan PM Tshering Tobgay at Mamata Banerjee's oath ceremony
12:48 pm: Mamata Banerjee takes oath as the chief minister of West Bengal for the second consecutive time.
12:29 pm: We have given a corruption free government: Shah
12:20 pm: A decisive government has been formed in India after a long time, says BJP President Amit Shah.
12:10 pm: BJP President Amit Shah addresses press conference on two years of NDA govt.
11:59 am: Delhi HC rejects parole application of leader Ajay Chautala.
11:25 am: SC rejects Star India plea challenging Delhi HC verdict asking it to provide clean feed of cricket matches to Prasar Bharati.
11:10 am: Another set of Netaji Files to be declassified by the govt today at 4.30 PM today at national archives.
10:52 am: On reports of Nigerian student injured in Hyderabad, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has urgently sought report from State Govt,is monitoring the case: MEA.
10:42 am: SC refuses to stay NEET ordinance, state can go ahead with their medical entrance examination: Reports.
10:36 am: Naugam(J&K) encounter: Four terrorists killed by security forces, one soldier has also lost his life.
10:25 am: Uproar in J&K Assembly, Opposition MLAs storm Well of the House, protesting against Handwara unrest.
10.10 am: Fire breaks out in a shop in Rohtak, six fire tenders at the spot.
10.05 am: Navy woman officer molestation case- Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar asks for reports.
10.00 am: In Gaya road rage case, accused Teni Yadav's bail plea rejected by SJM court.
9.50 am: Unfortunate that IAS officer in Madhya Pradesh is transferred for praising Nehru ji, we will launch protest if order not withdrawn, says Congress.
9.40 am: Fire breaks out in a paper godown in lower parel in Mumbai. Four fire tenders at the spot
WATCH: Self defence camp organized by Bajrang Dal in Noida(UP)https://t.co/O2RJv5RVXO— ANI (@ANI_news) May 27, 2016
9.30 am: Activist Trupti Desai alleges attack in Nashik.
9.10 am: Suspended JDU MLC Manorama Devi's bail plea rejected by District Judge in Gaya.
9.00 am: PM Narendra Modi is expected to chair North East Council meeting in Shillong today.
8.45 am: Truck rams into a jeep in Rajsamand(Rajasthan), 11 people killed.
Encounter underway between security forces and terrorists in Baramulla(J&K) (Visuals deferred by unspecified time) pic.twitter.com/X18nGPBzxc— ANI (@ANI_news) May 27, 2016
8.20 am: Youth killed allegedly in police firing in Faridkot(Punjab), family says it was a fake encounter.
8.10 am: "In the two years of his Govt, Modiji has made all sections of society his enemies", says Arvind Kejriwal.
8.00 am: Encounter underway between security forces and terrorists in Baramulla (J&K).