New Delhi, Sept 19: Surat faces a tense situation as activist Hardik Patel will begin a Patidar rally here. Ample police have been deployed as there are chances of violence.
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10.12 pm: BJP announces its second list of 99 candidates for
10.05 pm: The plane in which Rahul Gandhi was traveling diverted to Jaipur due to bad weather
9.24 pm: Hardik Patel arrested under section 188 of IPC, to be produced before Magistrate shortly
9.08 pm: PM Narendra Modi leaves after attending BJP CEC Meeting at party HQ in Delhi
7.55 pm: Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations: Ganesh Aarti being performed in Mumbai
7.48 pm: Three naxal leaders killed in an operation in Malkangiri district of Orissa
7.28 am: British Telecom to shut down call centres in India following complaints of poor customer service
6.55 pm: AAP organises protest march against rape-accused BJP MLA Umesh Aggarwal, seek his resignation
6.42 pm: Separatist leader Asiya Andrabi sent to 3 days police custody.
5.55 pm: Uttar Pradesh CM Akhilesh Yadav attends the 'Taj Nature Walk' programme in Agra.
5.40 pm: 1 Indian killed and 2 injured in a Yemeni attack in Jissan,Saudi Arabia: MEA.
5.30 pm: 'Secular alliance' agrees over seat sharing. RJD and JD(U) to contest on 101 seats each, Congress to contest on 41 seats in the upcoming Bihar polls.
5.20 pm: AGP & other parties protest over Central Govt's decision to grant asylum to Bangladeshi Hindu migrants in Assam.
5.00 pm: Cases registered against 4 Congress MLAs in connection with the Kerala Assembly violence in March this year.
4.45 pm: Sayeed Ali Shah Geelani gives shutdown call in Kashmir over Sopore killings of former militant and his son.
4.20 pm: Sheikh Rashid bin Mohammed, son of Dubai's ruler, dies of heart attack. He was 33-years-old: TV reports.
4.15 pm: For the last 5-6 months Rahul ji is repeating the same 'suit boot' remark, his scriptwriter needs to tell him new words: Chirag Paswan, LJP.
4.00 pm: Solidarity protest by student groups in Delhi in support of FTII students.
3.35 pm: JD(U) MLA from Raghopur, Satish Kumar joins BJP ahead of Bihar assembly elections.
3.15 pm: Promised 2 Lakh jobs, promised Rs15 Lakh to each account, reduce high prices. Did it happen? Feku tha, hai: Rahul Gandhi.
3.10 pm: Started off as a tea seller, Modiji's clothes started getting better. From Kurtas he moved onto 15 Lakh suits: Rahul Gandhi
3.05 pm: I had mentioned in parliament about a Suit Boot ki sarkaar not a sarkaar for the gareeb. If you look around you wont find anyone wearing a suit or boot. People here are wearing torn clothes or Kurtas: Rahul Gandhi in Bihar.
2.50 pm: Woman dies of Dengue in Delhi, death toll reaches 21.
2.35 pm: Security Forces recovered Ak-47 Rifles in Dhubri (Chirang, Assam), four persons arrested.
2.20 pm: JD(U), RJD and Congress to announce first list of candidates for Bihar polls at 5 pm today.
2.05 pm: Asaram's son Narayan Sai's wife Jaanki files harassment complaint with Indore Police against her husband.
2.00 pm: Rahul Gandhi arrives at West Champaran rally.
1.45 pm: Demand for Goat milk increases in Ranchi after suggestions that it is helpful in treatment of Dengue.
1.30 pm: A recent survey has shown that Swachh Bharat Abhiyan has been a failure, which had no planning or structure. Only Photo Op: Dilip Pandey, AAP
1.10 pm: After Punjab, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand Govt too stops release of the film ' MSG-2 ' in the state.
1.00 pm: Even this Modi Govt is giving clean chit to accused which is shocking, I am shattered.Need to focus totally on 1984 cases: HS Phoolka.
12.50 pm: BCCI chief Mr. Jagmohan Dalmiya is now stable and is under observation: Hospital statement.
12.45 pm: Such kind of language is not expected from elected leaders-Kiran Walia,Congress on AAP's Sandeep Kumar's remark.
12.30 pm: Advocate HS Phoolka declares he will resign from all posts in AAP.
12.25 pm: Out of the more than 500 crore advert budget of AAP Govt how much was spent on spreading awareness of Dengue?-Meenakshi Lekhi, BJP.
12.10 pm: Local administration suspends all Internet services for 24 hours in Surat, Gujarat ahead of Patel agitation.
12.05 pm: Dera Sacha Sauda followers block trains demanding release of film MSG 2; 13 trains cancelled so far.
12.00 pm: Bridge collapses due to heavy rains near Amreli (Gujarat); one dead and more than 10 injured.
11.50 am: Media misquotes. My comment was part of bigger answer. Is Kalam ji not muslim or a humanitarian? I was quoted out of context: MoS Mahesh Sharma.
11: 39 am: The aircraft developed a technical snag but the pilot managed to land the aircraft at Lahore airport soon after the take off: ANI
11: 30 am: Lahore: Aircraft of Punjab (Pak) CM Shahbaz Sharif had a narrow escape as he was flying from provincial metropolis to the federal capital
10: 52 am: A man carrying an air gun detained at the entry to Rahul Gandhi's rally in Champaran, Bihar.
10: 24 am: Lalu Yadav's son Tejashwi Yadav will join Rahul Gandhi rally today at Champaran: Reports
10: 15 am: Bullet-riddled body of Hizbul Mujahideen militant found in Tanmarg in Kashmir: Police
9: 39 am: The Gujarat Govt want to create unrest in the state: Hardik Patel after being detained by state police
9: 30 am: RJD-JDU and Congress alliance(Mahagathbandhan) will declare first list of candidates for Bihar polls today
9: 22 am: Hardik Patel along with 78 protestors detained in Surat: Reports
9: 06 am: 41 hospitalised after an ammonia leak at a chemical plant in China's Henan Province: Report
8: 52 am: Rahul Gandhi to hold a rally in Ramnagar, Bihar; Nitish- lalu may not share dais.
8:45 am: Gaya (18.09.2015): Arms & ammunition recovered from Maoists
8:30 am: Vice President Hamid Ansari left for New Delhi from Vientiane (Lao) last night.
7:45 am: Surat: Hardik Patel to begin a Patidar rally, security forces deployed.
7:30 am: Mahagatbandhan (JDU, RJD, Congress) to declare their list of candidates for Bihar Polls