9:20 pm: Kerosene subsidy directly to bank accounts of beneficiaries from April 1.
9:00 pm: We focused on educating people. People were largely following the norms: BS Bassi on first day of Odd-Even Plan.
8:40 pm: PM had promised to bring back black money within 100 days of coming to power: Anna Hazare on his letter to PM Modi.
7:55 pm: French restaurant popular with expats target of Kabul attack: officials (Source: AFP)
7:25 pm: Indian & Chinese delegation today met at Indo-China border under ceremonial Border Personnel Meeting (BPM).Brig Vijyant Yadav led Indian side.
7:15 pm: Two countries inform each other of nuclear installations & facilities to be covered under Agreement on first of January of every year.
This is the twenty fifth consecutive exchange of such list between the two countries, the first one having taken place on 1 January 1992.
7:05 pm: India & Pak today exchanged lists of nuclear installations & facilities under Agreement on Prohibition of Attack against such installations.
6:55 pm: Loud explosion rocks downtown Kabul. (AFP)
6:50 pm: Govt constitutes a committee headed by noted film-maker Shyam Benegal to look into revamp of Censor Board.
6:45 pm: I am proud of the family values of Islamic people in India, they do not let their children get radicalised by ISIS ideology. Indian Muslim families are playing the biggest role to stop influence of ISIS in India: Rajnath Singh, Home Minister.
6:40 pm: PM has resolved that we won't let anyone be hungry or uneducated in the nation: Rajnath Singh.
6:35 pm: Initiated the deepening of draft in Mormugao port to 18 meters. Increase in draft will help us bring three times larger ships: Nitin Gadkari.
6:30 pm: Adnan Sami has always shown respect towards India & has contributed to Art & Culture in country:Kiren Rijiju,MoS MHA.
6:20 pm: Blast in 9th street of Taimani Kabul. Early reports indicate that target was a guest house at the area: Afghan Media.
6:15 pm: Sunil Yadav & Anand Bhadauriya (suspended from SP for anti-party activities) reinstated, as UP CM wasn't happy about their suspension.
6:10 pm: Loud blast in Afghanistan capital Kabul in area with foreign embassies, government buildings: Reuters.
6:00 pm: MHA enhanced the honorarium of Special Police Officers (SPOs) of Jammu and Kashmir upto Rs. 6000 per month from Rs. 3000 per month.
This will boost morale of SPOs who play a vital role in combating militancy. Enhancement of honorarium will come into effect from today: MHA
5:45 pm: New rules & regulations will be added so everything becomes definite process: Mamata Kale (CBFC) on Govt set up panel to revamp censor board.
5:30 pm: Jammu and Kashmir High Court stays single bench order which directed holding of state flag equivalent to national flag.
5:15 pm: I&B Min asked if Im ready to be a part of committee to look into changes for Central Board of Film Certification, I said yes. Beyond that I have no idea about agenda of committee. Once everything will be clear on paper then I'll be able to say more: Shyam Benegal.
5:00 pm: Govt constitutes a committee headed by noted film-maker Shyam Benegal to look into revamp of Censor Board.
4:30 pm: A committee headed by Shyam Benegal has been constituted by Govt for Holistic interpretation of provisions of Cinematograph Act/ Rules.
4:15 pm: German police lift alert of imminent attack in Munich: AFP.
3:55 pm: Chhota Shakeel's henchman Abbas arrested by Anti Extortion Cell (Mumbai).
3:45 pm: NIA filed 1st chargesheet in the case against 30 accused on 13/1/11 and a supplementary charge sheet was filed against 6 accused on 29/7/13.
3:30 pm: Dr. Vishal Rao, inventor of low cost device that can help throat cancer patients have a voice again in Bengaluru.
3:00 pm: Pak flag and flag with ISIS written on it unfurled against Village Defence Committee in Jamia Masjid, Srinagar (J&K).
2:45 pm: Hafiz Saeed posters seen at Jamia Masjid, Srinagar (J&K).
2:30 pm: We are promoting message of well being of environment rather than imposing it, says Civil Defence Volunteer.
2:12 pm: 1 person arrested in connection with Hapur (UP) gang rape case.
1:40 pm: Bihar: RJD leader Raghuvansh Prasad Singh attacks CM Nitish Kumar over increase in crime rate & declining law & order
1:23 pm: BJP in opposition protested against Adnan Sami, now they are granting him citizenship: Manisha Kayande,Shiv Sena
1:17 pm: Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi appeals to people to cooperate with his force throughout the 15 days of implementation of Odd Even Formula
12:47 pm: Vice President Mohd. Hamid Ansari calls on President Pranab Mukherjee to convey New Year greetings
12:12 pm: Thankful to GoI for this precious & beautiful gift and there can't be more beautiful day than 1st January: Adnan Sami
10:30 am: Adnan Sami arrives at Home Ministry, will be granted Indian citizenship
10:00 am: Aarti in Mahakaleshwar Jyotirlinga Temple in Ujjain(Madhya Pradesh)
9:00 am: Pollution meters put up at different places in Delhi
8:45 am: Bus rams into tanker in Jodhpur district(Rajasthan). 5 killed and 15 injured
8:30 am: Odd Even Formula to be implemented in Delhi from today till January
8:15 am: 14 minor injuries, 1 casualty subject to a heart attack due to the stampede near the Address Downtown Dubai fire- Al Arabiya
8:00 am: Dubai's civil defense says Address Hotel building on fire is under control: Al Arabiya