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6:00 pm: Search operation by Army and Jammu and Kashmir police against militants hiding in the forest area, underway in Shopian; area cordoned off.
5:45 pm: Rahul Gandhi misguiding people on food park issue, alleges Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti.
5:25 pm: To not be included in the TOP scheme is disheartening, said ace shuttler Ashwini Ponnappa.
5.00 pm: We demand that whistleblowers' protection bill should be immediately introduced and passed on floor of Parliament: Randeep Surjewala, Congress.
So that ppl who are unveiling corruption in public life,are suitably protected & are able to state the truth fearlessly: Randeep Surjewala— ANI (@ANI_news) July 5, 2015
4.30 pm: The only aim that Congress has is that truth should come out and justice should prevail: Randeep Surjewala, Congress
The only aim that Congress has is that truth should come out and justice should prevail: Randeep Surjewala, Cong pic.twitter.com/MDbqe5iXBX— ANI (@ANI_news) July 5, 2015
3.55 pm: Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan celebrates his birthday in Patna.
Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan celebrates his birthday in Patna. pic.twitter.com/7kGjWsaglG— ANI (@ANI_news) July 5, 2015
Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan celebrates his birthday in Patna. pic.twitter.com/I8j6GCHio0— ANI (@ANI_news) July 5, 2015
3.50 pm: 11 killed and 33 injured after a factory building collapse in China's eastern Zhejiang Province.
3.45 pm: Air hostess of low-cost airline Air India Express files complaint against a senior pilot, accusing him of insulting her at work place.
3.40 pm: 9 candidates, including 3 women, from J&K qualify the prestigious UPSC Civil Service examination.
3.35 pm: RSS affiliate warns against full convertibility of Rupee on Capital Account, saying it will adversely affect the economy.
3.15 pm: Congress protest against CM Raman Singh in Raipur.
3.05 pm: Govt to convert 90,000 kms of national highways into green corridors: Nitin Gadkari
3.00 pm: Chennai police nab 106 persons for drunk driving in their weekly 'Storming Operation'.
2.45 pm: Rashtrapati Bhavan files complaint with Delhi Police in connection with alleged derogatory tweets by Lalit Modi
2.30 pm: I'm not the only one,there are many who want to come back & serve nation: Niharika Bhatt, UPSC Lucknow topper who had quit US Govt job.
While working in the US, I realized that you can make big impacts by being part of Govt: Niharika Bhatt pic.twitter.com/s1F51PthBs— ANI (@ANI_news) July 5, 2015
2.15 pm: MP Govt has successfully suppressed #Vyapam scam with the help of the local media of MP: Congress leader Sandeep Dikshit.
2.00 pm: As of now nothing foul has been noticed, the door was locked from inside: Dipendra Pathak (Joint CP) on Jabalpur Med College Dean found dead.
1.45 pm: Congress VP Rahul Gandhi, Ajay Maken & Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal attend funeral of slain journalist Akshay Singh.
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal and Dy CM Manish Sisodia at Nigambodh Ghat for TV journalist Akshay Singh's final rites. pic.twitter.com/l1XnzqYpZ0— ANI (@ANI_news) July 5, 2015
Delhi: Cong Vice-President Rahul Gandhi at Nigambodh Ghat for the final rites of TV journalist Akshay Singh. pic.twitter.com/qdH6tmWiyn— ANI (@ANI_news) July 5, 2015
1.30 pm: An SIT monitored by the Supreme Court should probe the #Vyapam scam: Dilip Pandey (AAP).
1.15 pm: Government to convert 90,000 kms of the country's national highways into green corridors.
1.00 pm: As far as viscera is concerned, we don't trust Gujarat Forensic Science lab or any other State lab. The viscera must come to AIIMS and should be examined by senior doctors under camera, says Digvijaya Singh on TV journalist's death.
12.45 pm: Vyapam scam is becoming the most horrible scam in the history of the country, says Congress leader, PC Chacko.
12.30 pm: "My condolences to family members and his colleagues and friends", says Union Minister Arun Jaitley.
12.15 pm: Want to ask MP CM in what ways has he exposed anything in Vyapam scam?, asks Dr Anand Rai(whistle blower in Vyapam scam).
12 noon: Mortal remains of TV journalist who died under mysterious circumstances yesterday, arrive at the airport.
11.45 am: Both the journalist's death and #Vyapam scam must be probed by an SIT under SC's regular monitoring: Manish Sisodia.
11.30 am: How can 40 people die under mysterious circumstances? Are we living in India or a banana republic? : Manish Tewari.
11.15 am: NDA's land bill faces flak in Parliamentary panel, Congress pitches for draft that reflects 'majority' view.
Lucknow: BJP protest march against law and order situation in UP. pic.twitter.com/9o4wP4j6pK— ANI (@ANI_news) July 5, 2015
11.00 am: Vyapam journalist death: Doctors reveal that the post-mortem does not show any indication of external injuries.
SIT to investigate TV journalist's death: MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan pic.twitter.com/yh6xRumNTy— ANI (@ANI_news) July 5, 2015
10.45 am: Congress leader Digvijaya Singh to attend slain journalist Akshay Singh's last rites in Delhi.
10.30 am: Congress demands thorough probe in death of Akshay Singh, the journalist investigating the Vyapam scam.
10.15 am: There should be an independent probe into the death of journalists in the country: RPN SIngh.
10.00 am: "Deeply saddened by the TV journalist's demise. This incident is highly unfortunate. My condolences to the family of the deceased", says MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan.
9.45 am: PM Modi should now pay attention to the scam and investigation should be completed asap so that no more innocents are killed, says activist Abha Singh.
The death of the journalist in suspicious circumstances needs immediate investigation: Abha Singh (Social Activist) pic.twitter.com/35aNGStIjN— ANI (@ANI_news) July 5, 2015
9.30 am: Jabalpur MS medical college Dean, Dr Arun Sharma found dead in Uppal Hotel, near IGI Airport.
Delhi: Jabalpur NS medical college Dean, Dr Arun Sharma found dead in Uppal Hotel, near IGI Airport. pic.twitter.com/9cMzojYgyF— ANI (@ANI_news) July 5, 2015
9.15 am: A young journalist just died while he was trying to talk to parents of a Vyapam victim: Vivek Tankha (Lawyer)
9.05 am: Foreigners intending to work in NGOs to face stricter scrutiny of their visa applications.
8.55 am: Opposition slams Karnataka government for transferring IAS officer Rashmi Mahesh 23 times in her 18 year tenure
8.45 am: 13 witnesses turned hostile in Ajmer blast case in 6 months.
8.40 am: Had faced lots of difficulties but this time around was finally able to get through: Pitambar Kumar on clearing UPSC.
(04.07.15): Celebrations at Pitambar Kumar’s home in Gaya after he clears UPSC exam. Pitambar’s father is a weaver. pic.twitter.com/nFc0yaw5WT— ANI (@ANI_news) July 5, 2015
8.30 am: PM Narendra Modi to commence visit to five Central Asian nations & Russia, where he will attend the BRICS & SCO summit
8.15 am: Hope that US reaches 'verifiable deal' with Iran: Hillary Rodham Clinton
8.10 am: UK's royal family gears up for the christening of their newest member Princess Charlotte today.
Q How did you come to know of his death?Father of TV journo who died under mysterious circumstances: TV pe aaya tha. pic.twitter.com/ponxycXQR4— ANI (@ANI_news) July 5, 2015
8.00 am: Acid attack victims walked the ramp at a fashion show in Ludhiana.
7.45 am: Our heart reaches out to family of the journalist who has become the 44th victim of suspected death in Vyapam scam of MP: Randeep Surjewala.
7.30 am: Bad service & car dealer's carelessness made Surat-based Tushaar Ghilani get donkeys to pull his Land Cruiser across the city.
(04.07.15): Fed up of niggling issues, owner gets donkeys to pull his Land Cruiser in Surat. pic.twitter.com/H6kRIJcSii— ANI (@ANI_news) July 5, 2015