New Delhi, Nov 26: The best of the national and international updates are given below. Stay tuned for news throughout the day-be it crime, politics or social welfare.
10.30 pm: A powerful undersea earthquake rocked eastern Indonesia, causing fresh panic in an area that has been hit by a series of strong tremors in recent days.
10.00 pm: At least 116 pro-democracy protesters, including several of the movement's leaders arrested after police cleared one of the three main downtown demonstration sites in Hong Kong.
9.40 pm: Islamic State militants have begun transporting dozens of their Iraqi prisoners from Iraq to Syria, fearing that an attack by Iraqi troops on its northern stronghold of Mosul may be imminent.
9.20 pm: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley chairs 'Pradhan Mantri Jan-Dhan Yojana' quarterly meeting in New Delhi.
8.50 pm: MDMK chief Vaiko celebrates LTTE chief Prabhakaran's birthday in Erode, Tamil Nadu.
8.35 pm: Mohammed Amir, an Indian who was employed in a pharmacy in Liberia died of Ebola virus infection on September 7, 2014.
8.30 pm: Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson says he "never wanted to take anybody's life" and feels sorry about the death of Michael Brown.
Govt stands committed to bring back black money,opposition parties want to do politics over issue:Union Min RS Prasad pic.twitter.com/HL8LAFogfj— ANI (@ANI_news) November 26, 2014
8.10 pm: BSP chief Mayawati says, "PM promised to bring back black money in 100 days, no response in this regard".
7.45 pm: PM Narendra Modi held talks with Bhutan PM, Bangladesh PM, Afghanistan President, Maldives President and Sri Lankan President.
7.30 pm: PM Narendra Modi arrives for dinner hosted by Nepal PM Sushil Koirala.
6:55 pm: Congress walks out of Rajya Sabha during Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's reply to black money debate
6:15 pm: Actress Khushboo joins Congress; she'd quit DMK yesterday
6:13 pm: 6 months have passed, no steps on black money': CPI(M) leader Sitaram Yechury in the black money debate in Parliament
5:50 pm: TMC MP Srinjoy Bose to stay in CBI custody for 3 more days
5.04 pm: PM Narendra Modi wishes Supreme Court Bar Association on Law Day, says he expects ideas from legal fraternity to discard old and archaic laws.
4.45 pm: Indian Boxer Manoj Kumar conferred Arjuna Award by Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal
Delhi: Indian Boxer Manoj Kumar conferred Arjuna Award by Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal pic.twitter.com/Pe6xDVXJ0Q— ANI (@ANI_news) November 26, 2014
4.40 pm: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to reply to the debate on black money in Rajya Sabha today
4.30 pm: RLD leader Amar Singh holds 2-hour-long meeting with BJP's in-charge of Uttar Pradesh Om Mathur in Delhi.
3.55 pm: Class 8 student attempts self-immolation in Faridabad private school, admitted to Safdarjung Hospital.
3.22 pm: Indian Air Force UAV crashes at Mankuva near Bhuj, no injuries reported
3.11 pm: The most well-known tax haven is Switzerland, a lot of money is kept there: Anand Sharma in Rajya Sabha.
3.08 pm: Tohana MLA Subhash Barala to become new Haryana BJP president.
2.45 pm: Congress questions govt in Lok Sabha: What about 100-day promise?
2.22 pm: Maoists attacked CRPF personnel today in Jharkhand's Latehar district but none was injured (PTI)
2.15 pm: TMC MP Srinjoy Bose taken to Alipore Sessions Court.
2.08 pm: Violence erupts in Siliguri, Bengal as as residents object to construction of crematorium: Times Now
1.55 pm: Lok Sabha passes Delhi Police Special Establishment Act Amendment Bill, procedure for CBI director's appointment revised.
1.30 pm: Trial of Mumbai terror attack is progressing very slowly in Pakistan: Home Minister Rajnath Singh (PTI)
12.57 pm: PM Narendra Modi leaves from Rastriya Sabha Griha, Nepal
12.42 pm: Parliament Standing Committee clears Indo-Bangla border reorganisation issue
12.18 pm: Rajya Sabha adjourned for about 30 minutes after Cong uproar during Question Hour over renaming Hyderabad airport
12.08 pm: Speaker Sumitra Mahajan rejects Congress's adjournment notice in Lok Sabha on black money issue.
11:15 am: PM Modi ends with "Let us turn Cynicism into Optimism"
11:09 am: We will do everything possible to entertain the requirements for the patients coming to India for healthcare
11:07 am: We should also connect ourselves more by air,will not only make difference to lives of our people,but also promote tourism
11:02 am: Cynicism and scepticism is what is hear when we we talk of SAARC. Sorry to say this. Personal presence of all SAARC leaders is a great sight, we welcome our newest colleague President Ghani. It is cheaper to travel to Bangkok or Singapore or talk to each other (phone) than to each other (SAARC).
At SAARC we have failed to move at the speed which our people demand and want. India and Bangladesh have deepened their links through rail, road, power and transit. I know India has to lead and it will do its part: Modi in SAARC Summit
11:00 am: Speaks of good bonding between Bangladesh, Nepal and Bhutan; No mention of Pakistan?
'Good neighborhood is a universal aspiration': Modi. He further added,"The future I wish for India is the future I wish for our entire South Asia. Where does South Asia wish to stand in the world, we need to ask this question to ourselves ?"
PM Modi at SAARC Summit 2014 : Ours is a region of thriving democracy pic.twitter.com/MTM4sPh8AH— ANI (@ANI_news) November 26, 2014
10:51 am: Narendra Modi addresses the SAARC Summit
PL Punia,Congress on Vaiko celebrating LTTE chief's b'day : We condemn it, his action is uncalled for pic.twitter.com/xLTrxjXXhQ— ANI (@ANI_news) November 26, 2014
10:27 am: Sheikh Hasina addressing SAARC Summit
SAARC must capture the imagination of our people: Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif addresses SAARC summit in Nepal pic.twitter.com/1bdzl3MYEm— NDTV (@ndtv) November 26, 2014
9:55 am: Sri Lankan Premier Mahinda Rajapaksa addresses SAARC Summit
9:40 am: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif speaks
9:23 am: SAARC meeting begins
26/11 anniversary : Family members of the martyrs pay homage at Police Memorial in Mumbai pic.twitter.com/PegpAf9nO3— ANI (@ANI_news) November 26, 2014
9:08 am: Family members of the martyrs pay homage at Police Memorial in Mumbai
9:00 am: 18th SAARC Summit 2014 : PM Narendra Modi reaches Rastriya Sabha Griha
9:00 am: Visa on arrival for 43 nationalities from November 27
8:30 am: After violent night in Ferguson, state asks National Guard for protection
8:00 am: We remember the horrific terror attacks in Mumbai on this day in 2008 & pay homage to the innocent men & women who lost their lives: PM Modi