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.
Kathmandu (Nepal): President Pranab Mukherjee meets Nepal PM Pushpa Kamal Dagal & Nepal Vice President Nanda Kishor Pun pic.twitter.com/HJR8Tep3Jt— ANI (@ANI_news) November 2, 2016
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.
Wanted to speak to bereaved family for 2 mins, when family came out to meet me they were beaten & dragged to police station: Rahul Gandhi pic.twitter.com/CJ3uNjubs9— ANI (@ANI_news) November 2, 2016
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.— 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.
Rahul Gandhi at Parliament street police station, Delhi. pic.twitter.com/JApwnEoZUu— ANI (@ANI_news) November 2, 2016
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!😂😂— 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.
Dharamsala (Himachal Pradesh): Dalai Lama inaugurated a book by BJP leader Shanta Kumar ‘Red shadow on Himalaya’ (1.11.2016) pic.twitter.com/D2AnSq655y— ANI (@ANI_news) November 2, 2016
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