New Delhi, Nov 2: President Pranab Mukherjee will leave for a three-day visit to Nepal today and BCCI is to hold All-India Senior Selection Committee meet to select the Indian team for upcoming Test series against England today.
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11.45 pm: Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal released.
11.06 pm: Indigo 6E 766 Hyderabad to Delhi flight delayed because of low visibility in Delhi. Passengers stranded at Hyderabad airport.
10.55 pm: Home Min should remove Delhi Police Commissioner. If he's powerless to do so, he should tender his resignation: Chidambaram.
10.45 pm: Kathmandu (Nepal): President Pranab Mukherjee meets Nepal PM Pushpa Kamal Dagal & Nepal Vice President Nanda Kishor Pun.
9.45 pm: Manish Sisodia reaches RK Puram police station where Arvind Kejriwal and Gopal Rai have been detained.
9.30 pm: Donald Trump now leads Hillary Clinton by 4 points according to a LA Times poll conducted on Oct 31st.
8.52 pm: Government of India has to respect its people and the soldiers: Rahul Gandhi after being released.
8.34 pm: Wanted to speak to bereaved family for 2 mins, when family came out to meet me they were beaten and dragged to police station: Rahul Gandhi.
8.25 pm: Rahul Gandhi released after being detained for the second time in the day
8.13 pm: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal says he has been detained.
Formally detained by the police. No idea where they are taking me.
Formally detained by the police. No idea where they are taking me.— Arvind Kejriwal (@ArvindKejriwal) November 2, 2016
7.54 pm: Ramnath Goenka was always committed to his ideals: Narendra Modi.
7.45 pm: Separate probes begin into the Bhopal jail break by eight SIMI men and their alleged encounter by the police.
7.16 pm: Rahul Gandhi at Parliament street police station, Delhi.
7.03 pm: Delhi remains covered in thick smog with pollutants keeping air quality in 'severe' category, three days after Diwali: PTI
6.40 pm: India summons Pakistan's Deputy High Commissioner, protests ceasefire violations on the LOC and International Border.
6:20 pm: OROP issue: Delhi: Jyotiraditya Madhavrao Scindia also detained by the police.
6:15 pm: Rahul Gandhi detained again after meeting late ex-serviceman's family.
5:45 pm: Unfortunate that ex-serviceman committed suicide. Anna Hazare
5:25 pm: 2 RSS activists arrested in Kerala's Kannur in connection with the murder of CPM worker on Oct 10.
5:00 pm: Espionage racket: Pakistan pulls out four officials posted at its High Commission in New Delhi
4:45 pm: Very sad one of our former jawans committed suicide: Mamata Banerjee
4:30 pm: OROP should be kept away from politics, that will be better. Rahul Gandhi should not politicise this: VK Singh
4:15 pm: Rahul Gandhi detention: I don't have anything to say, police will do what it has to for risk reduction: Rajnath Singh
4:00 pm: Ex serviceman suicide issue: Cong VP Rahul Gandhi has been released from Mandir Marg Police station in Delhi.
3.53 pm: Ex-serviceman Ram Kishan Garehwal suicide: Police used force against family members who were dragged on the ground and beaten up:Anand Sharma.
3.51 pm: Rahul Gandhi had gone alone (to meet family of ex serviceman) ,there was no violation of any law...it is illegal detention:Anand Sharma,Congress.
3.50 pm: Ex-serviceman suicide case: Inside visuals of the Mandir Marg Police station (Delhi), Congress VP Rahul Gandhi detained.
3.30 pm: Deputy CM has also been detained, we have a cabinet meeting today which we will have to cancel now. This is 'gundagardi': Delhi CM Kejriwal.
3.15 pm: The way Govt is working since day 1 is anti-democratic, this is a well thought conspiracy to stop Rahul Gandhi wherever he goes: Ahmed Patel.
3.00 pm: Ex-serviceman suicide case: Congress workers protest outside Mandir Marg Police Station in Delhi as police detains Rahul Gandhi.
2:55 pm: President Pranab Mukherjee receives guard of honour upon arrival in Kathmandu.
2:45 pm: Two civilians injured after ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Mendhar sector.
2:30 pm: Indian troops respond to ceasefire violation by Pakistan in BG sector.
2:20 pm: We targeted their posts, the number of casualties on their side is very high, can't confirm numbers: BSF IG DK Upadhyaya.
2:02 pm: Why am I not being allowed? What kind of India is this: Rahul Gandhi after being stopped at RML hospital.
2:00 pm: Rahul Gandhi stopped at the gate of RML Hospital. He went to meet the kin of ex-jawan who committed suicide over OROP.
Smelling blood scavengers making a beeline for RML Hosp!Del pol doesn't allow d 2 jackals Sisodia & Pappu to meet d family of ex army man!😂😂
Smelling blood scavengers making a beeline for RML Hosp!Del pol doesn't allow d 2 jackals Sisodia & Pappu to meet d family of ex army man!😂😂— St Whimsy 🇮🇳 (@Neera_26) November 2, 2016
1:55 pm: Whoever is doing this is wrong, burning of schools is unacceptable: Muzaffar Wani(Burhan Wani's father).
1:47 pm: OROP: Defence Minister did not receive ex-jawan's letter. Ex-jawan who committed suicide wrote to Manohar Parrikar on Oct 31. Defence Minister seeks report.
1:42 pm: President Pranab Mukherjee arrives in Nepal on three-day state visit.
1:40 pm: Deputy CM of Delhi Manish Sisodia detained by police at RML Hospital.
1:25 pm: ECI issues notice to AAP MLAs in 'office of profit' case. 27 MLAs asked to reply by Nov 11.
1:10 pm: Pak troops open fire in Nowshera, also shells Mendhar, Rangroor. Civilian areas, posts under attack.
12.42 pm: Indigo flight 6E-641 (Bangalore - Jaipur) diverted to Delhi due to low visibility at Jaipur airport (Rajasthan).
12:07 pm: Indonesia: 20 dead after boat capsizes off island of Batam: AFP
12:05 pm: The NIA to probe the explosion that took place at Mallapuram in Kerala.
12:00: Bhopal jail break: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan visits the Bhopal Central jail to take stock of security situation.
11:48 pm: PM Modi chairs high level meet on border situation. Home Minister, NSA present. Issues relating to schools in Jammu and Kashmir also to be taken up.
11:40 pm: Pak is violating Vienna Convention as well; World committee needs to come forward & deal with it: J&K Dy CM.
11.22 am: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar will not attend the silver jubilee celebrations of Samajwadi party on November 5.
11.04 am: Central to TN Govt on the proposed dam across Siruvani river by Kerala: Matter examined by Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate change.
11.00 am: Signing of MoU between Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation (HUPA) and IT, Union Ministers Venkaiah Naidu and Ravi Shankar Prasad present in Delhi.
10.40 am: Krishna had forgiven Shishupal 99 times before killing him;Pak is expecting the same, says Satyapal Singh,BJP on 8 civilians died in Pak shelling.
10.17 am: Shutdown and restrictions continue for the 117th day in Jammu and Kashmir.
9.45 am: Unfortunate that terrorists,separatists have taken to this heinous act of burning schools in J&K,this is totally condemnable: Venkaiah Naidu.
9.34 am: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal will visit family of ex-serviceman Ram Kishan Garehwal in Haryana who allegedly committed suicide over OROP issue.
9.30 am: Amritsar airport shut as dense fog continues to engulf the area.
9.15 am: He called us and informed he is committing suicide as the Govt has failed to fulfil their demands related to OROP: Son of Ram Kishan Garehwal.
9.00 am: Ex-serviceman Ram Kishan Garehwal (who was protesting at Jantar Mantar) allegedly commits suicide over OROP issue in Delhi.
8:54 am: Hyderabad: Man sleeping under parked crane at construction site crushed to death after operator allegedly started it unknowingly.
8:45 am: US warns of possible Islamic State attack in India; tells citizens to remain vigilant.
8:33 am: J&K CM forms SIT to probe burning of schools in Kashmir.
8:10 am: 3 dead, 10 injured after fire broke out in a building in Mohan Park area of Shahdara, Delhi.
7.44 am: Delhi: A thick blanket of smog engulfs the national capital two days after Diwali festivities
7.40 am: Yet to confirm if there has been any death as a few ppl were unconscious when rescued. 2-3 have sustained burn injuries: Fire Dept official
7.38 am: Delhi: Fire broke out in a building in Mohan Park area of Shahdara, fire now doused. Over 7-8 people rescued and taken to hospital.
7.34 am: BCCI to hold All-India Senior Selection Committee meet to select the Indian team for upcoming Test series against England, today
7.32 am: President Pranab Mukherjee will depart for a three-day visit to Nepal today.
Surat: Tallest cake pyramid measured 1.98 m & weighing 3750 kg which was made for PM Narendra Modi's birthday breaks Guinness World Record. pic.twitter.com/iVkXC6YHQF
Surat: Tallest cake pyramid measured 1.98 m & weighing 3750 kg which was made for PM Narendra Modi's birthday breaks Guinness World Record. pic.twitter.com/iVkXC6YHQF— ANI (@ANI_news) November 2, 2016
7.18 am: Delhi's Patiala House Court to hear petition filed by Union Min. Prakash Javadekar & Hansraj Ahir in coal block allotment matter