Bengaluru, Nov 22: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will be addressing a rally in Jharkhand today, whereas Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be addressing rallies in Jammu and Kashmir.
Here are the news in brief from India and across the world for Saturday, November 22:
11:00 pm: Bullet-proof vehicle found from Rampal's ashram, search on
10:15 pm: Shiv Sena would be accommodated in Cabinet expansion: BJP minister
9:30 pm: Kerala keeps strict vigil on Ebola, 117 under observation
8:15 pm: Strong earthquake strikes central Japan's Nagano city
7:11 pm: Tea estate manager in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri beaten to death allegedly by workers over non-payment of dues
6:35 pm: Union ministers Birender Singh and Suresh Prabhu nominated by BJP for Rajya Sabha from Haryana
5:47 pm: Bail plea of Trinamool MP Srinjoy Bose, arrested for his alleged involvement in Saradha chit fund scam, rejected
5.30 pm: Bengaluru: FIR filed against teacher for sexually assaulting five-year-old in school
5.10 pm: 14 hurt in suspected gas blast at luxury London hotel
4.15 pm: 5.8 magnitude quake hits China's Sichuan province: USGS
3.47 pm: Govt may revisit tax treaties with foreign countries to repatriate black money: Arun Jaitley.
3.25 pm: Mamata Banerjee challenges the Centre to impose President's Rule in Bengal: PTI
3.10 pm: It is not easy to run the country. One has to love the country. Riots took place everywhere in last six months, Mamata.
2.10 pm: They arrested MP because I attended the secular conclave in Delhi: Mamata Banerjee
1.40 pm: Rahul Gandhi at Jharkhand: Congress believes in love, affection and brotherhood (Rahul slams Modi govt)
12.50 pm: I am here to talk about development: PM Modi in Kishtwar
12.33 pm: PM Narendra Modi felicitated in Kistwar (J&K), will address campaign rally soon
PM Narendra Modi felicitated in Kistwar (J&K), will address campaign rally soon pic.twitter.com/GCDD6GGJCo— ANI (@ANI_news) November 22, 2014
12.20 pm: Armed men execute 28 bus passengers in Kenya near Somalia border
12.05 pm: CBDT raids Sahara properties in Noida and Greater Kailash
11.40 am: 166 candidates on Saturday filed nomination for 3rd phase scheduled on 9 December, covering 16 constituencies
11.16 am: President Obama doesn't have majority in his own Parl so no major decision can be taken, more of feel good factor: KM Chenoy, Foreign Affairs Expert
11.00 am: Chennai: 200 people protest against attack on Physical Education teacher in Loyola school
10.20 am: 19 people arrested for assaulting a school teacher of the posh Loyola school in Chennai
Preparations for Rahul Gandhi's election campaign rally in Manika (Jharkhand) pic.twitter.com/wyn9lSKtFw— ANI (@ANI_news) November 22, 2014
Kistwar (J&K): Preparations for PM Narendra Modi's election campaign rally today, security on high alert pic.twitter.com/IDV95cPykE— ANI (@ANI_news) November 22, 2014
8.40 am: Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav turns 75. [Azam Khan stirs controversy over Mulayam's birthday bash]
8.30 am: PM Modi to address rally in Kishtwar
in poll-bound Jammu and Kashmir today.
8.25 am: US President Barack Obama defends his immigration reform plan.
8.15 am: Pak PM Nawaz Sharif invites US President Barack Obama, will visit after situation eases, says latter. [Obama invites Modi's invitation to be chief guest on Republic Day 2015]
8.10 am: Arrested TMC MP Srinjoy Bose to be produced before court today. Party alleged witch-hunt.