Bengaluru, June 1: From politics to international relations, get the latest updates on what is happening in India and outside the country here. Reversing earlier stand, India says would be open to invoking jurisdiction of International Court of Justice on Kargil martyr Saurabh Kalia.
Get more updates of Monday, June 1 here:
10.00 pm: Frustrated by loss of power, Rahul is attacking government: Nitin Gadkari
9.25 pm: ‘Hopeful that justice will prevail, thankful to people of India,' Kargil martyr Saurabh Kalia's brother to NDTV
9.00 pm: Extensive testing reveals no excess lead in Maggi noodles: Nestle
8.20 pm:Sonia Gandhi writes to PM on "distressing rise" in Dalit atrocities especially in BJP-ruled Rajasthan and Maharashtra.
8.13 pm: Maharashtra FDA has sought re-verification of test results from Pune lab in Maggi controversy.
8.05 pm: Tangdhar Operation: 4 militants killed & a 5th unidentified body recovered from Kupwara District (J&K); operation underway.
7.15 pm: Government widens Maggi probe; tests noodle samples from all states.
7.10 pm: Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan asks students not to take economic freedom for granted.
7.00 pm: Microsoft announces its latest operating system - Windows 10 - will be released end-July but did not reveal the price.
6.45 pm: Names of CVC and CIC cleared at a meeting between Prime Minister and Leader of Congress in Lok Sabha
6.30 pm: Air Marshal Jasbir Walia assumes charge of Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief of Southern Air Command.
6.15 pm: Consensus formed in meeting will be sent to President to be decided up on, says Mallikarjun Kharge on CIC/CVC appointments.
Saurabh Kalia's case is an exceptional circumstance, that is why SC will be approached: EAM Sushma Swaraj pic.twitter.com/EBq9F36DhE— ANI (@ANI_news) June 1, 2015
6.00 pm: All Govts until now said that Pak-India wont go to International Court of Justice because we both are Commonwealth nations, says EAM Sushma Swaraj.
5.45 pm: "I just know abt advisory committee, thats all. Dont know of the exact role", says Sourav Ganguly on BCCI Advisory Committee.
5.15 pm: UP food dept investigated this matter. FSSAI has taken this up & will investigate, says Ram Vilas Paswan on Maggi controversy
5.00 pm: Congress protest against service tax hike in Bhopal.
4.45 pm: "Monsoon does not reach North India by the first week of June. More likely to appear in Kerala. As per our study, there is positive development and monsoon shall arrive by June 5. This is normal", says BP Yadav (Director, MET).
4.30 pm: The Bengaluru police have filed a chargesheet against Mehdi Masroor Biswas alias Shammiwitness, the alleged ISIS sympathiser before a court today.
4.20 pm: TN CM Jayalalithaa orders easing of 'Restrictions & Controls' entailing substantial power cuts for high electricity consumers from June 5
4.15 pm: Police grill Sri Lanka's former first lady Shiranthi Rajapaksa over alleged corruption in NGO which she ran during her husband's presidency
4.10 pm: Amitabh Bachchan becomes the first Bollywood celebrity to cross 15 million followers on Twitter.
President Pranab Mukherjee addressing the Indian community in Stockholm, Sweden. (earlier today) pic.twitter.com/sJUctc5TT6— ANI (@ANI_news) June 1, 2015
3.50 pm: "Happy that CM shown true statesmanship, has resisted powerful pressures. I know his own cabinet was divided, he prepared the ground very well. Now appeal has been decided", says Subramanian Swamy on K'taka Govt to appeal Jayalalithaa acquittal.
3.45 pm: Sensex ends 20.55 points up at 27,848.99; Nifty sheds 0.25 points at 8,433.40 in volatile trade.
3.35 pm: "Nitishji is a good CM, we have extended our support to JDU thrice, when he separated frm Modi ji, we supported him then also", says Congress leader Shakeel Ahmad.
2.50 pm: In a tough message, PM Narendra Modi says, "Some anti-minority comments by Sangh leaders uncalled for."
2.35 pm: 27-year-old civil services aspirant from Manipur attacked in Delhi.
2.30 pm: PM Narendra Modi reaches out to minorities, says, "will not tolerate discrimination".
2.20 pm: Maggi brand ambassadors will also be liable for action if advertisements are found to be misleading: Govt.
2.15 pm: "There is no dispute between me and Nitish ji", says RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav.
2.10 pm: "Today cabinet has decided to file an appeal against the Jayalalithaa's acquittal order", says TB Jayachandra, Law Minister, Karnataka.
1.55 pm: Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu is the main culprit. TDP MLA Revanth Reddy just a tool, TRS minister attacks Naidu on bribery scandal.
1.50 pm: Grenade attack on a mobile tower in Habbakadal (Srinagar, J&K).
1.45 pm: "Cabinet has taken the right decision considering the legal opinion, I welcome it", says BV Acharya (Public Prosecutor) on Jayalalithaa case.
1.35 pm: We demanded that this should be appealed, we continue to do so now: MK Stalin (DMK) on Jayalalithaa case
1.30 pm: Ceasefire violation by Pak in Hiranagar sector, J&K, one BSF jawan injured.
1.15 pm: Sourav Ganguly, Sachin Tendulkar and VVS Laxman will form BCCI Cricket Advisory Committee, says Anurag Thakur, Secretary BCCI
1.10 pm: Bangladesh to honour fmr PM AB Vajpayee for his support for the country's independence from Pakistan in 1971 when he was a LS member.
1.00 pm: The Karnataka Government has decided to file an appeal in the Supreme Court in the J Jayalalithaa disproportionate assets case. The decision was taken at the Cabinet meeting held a while ago.
12.55 pm: What PM said earlier about talking to Pak eye to eye, we dont want that but for PM to take a strong stand: Anand Sharma, Congress.
12.50 pm: AISA protest outside HRD ministry against IIT Madras incident in New Delhi.
12.45 pm: "Politicians are not sensitive to all issues related to us", says NK Kalia, martyr Capt. Saurabh Kalia's father.
12.30 pm: Delhi Court reserves its order on an application filed against Smriti Irani's educational qualification given in various election affidavits.
12.15 pm: "If you have to truly fight against corruption,a strong, fair and honest Lokpal bill is required,it might take some time", says AAP leader Ashutosh.
12.00 noon: "It is state govt's responsibility to take strict actions against people who don't have faith in Constitution", says Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Geelani's remark.
11.55 am: J&K encounter: Army widens operations to track terrorists.
11.45 am: DMK protest against IIT Madras incident in Chennai.
11:38 am: Gilani defiant, says will continue to flag Pak flags
11:22 am: Jharkhand occult ritual: Man sacrificed for better rains and harvest
10:51 am: Maggi samples being tested in Uttar Pradesh.
10:37 am: Iraq: Now trimming beards is a 'sin' in IS-held Mosul
10:15 am: Reality star Kim Kardashian and rapper Kanye West announce they are expecting a second child.
9:58 am: 15-day judicial custody for Revanth Reddy, TDP MLA on bribery case.
9:26 am: Actress Betsy Palmer, known for her role in ‘Friday the 13th,' has died, manager says.
9:00 am: Kolkata: Trial run of Kolkata to Agartala Bus service via Dhaka (Bangladesh), to begin today.
8:30 am: Ceasefire violation by Pakistan in KG Sector of Poonch district (J&K).
8: 18 am: PM Narendra Modi likely to chair a meeting regarding CIC, CVC appointments at 7 RCR today.
8:00 am: Low intensity IED blast outside a four wheeler showroom in Imphal.
Sweden: King Carl XVI Gustaf, Queen Sylvia & other family members welcome President Mukherjee at the palace. pic.twitter.com/bAjNM6cT0C— ANI (@ANI_news) May 31, 2015
7:45 am: Sweden: King Carl XVI Gustaf, Queen Sylvia & other family members welcome President Mukherjee at the palace.