2.00 am: One more weather agency forecasts for good rains.
1.30 am: At least two dead in stampede at a rally addressed by chief minister Jayalalithaa.
1.00 am: Exams held in NIT, Srinagr, many missed.
12.30 am: 19 year-old died while performing stunt for TV inHyderabad.
12.00 am: Left front alleges booth capturing in West Bengal.
11.25 pm: Thrissur temple gives go ahead for another fireworks fest after Kollam temple fire.
11.00 pm: No plan to storm Aleppo in northern Syria: Russia
10.30 pm: Women activists termShankaracharya's remark 'outrageous and appalling'
9.50 pm: Our decision on women's entry to Sabarimala will be based only on Constitution not custom: SC
9.40 pm: 12 NLFT militants, 19 family members surrender before Triura police.
9.30 pm: PDMDK to support DMK in Tamil Nadu assembly elections.
9.20 pm: Fire engulfs six vehicles during LPG refilling in a car parking in Moradabad.
9.00 pm: Indian prisoner Karpal Singh, serving life term in Kot Lakhpat jail in Lahore, dief of crdiac attack today.
8.45 pm: A team of 4 burn specialists departs frm INS Garuda (Kochi) for Trivandrum
8.30 pm: BJP will form government in Assam, says chief ministrial candidate Sarbananda Sonowal.
8.15 pm: Visiting Duke & Duchess of Cambridge cut Queen's birthday cake with a sword at British High Commission in New Delhi.
8.00 pm: Himanta Biswa Sarma of BJP did not address a rally within 48 hrs of polls. Allegation found to be incorrect: ECI
7.45 pm: FIR lodged against Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi after direction from ECI.
7.36 pm: Heavy rainfall and hailstorm hit Assam capital Guwahati.
7.31 pm: Holding press conference within 48 hrs of closure of polls is violation which may result into action being taken, says EC.
7.25 pm: In Assam also, by and large poll was peaceful except one incident in Barpeta, says Election Commission.
7.15 pm: In none of the polling stations in West Bengal, any type of violence or clash has taken place, says Election Commission.
7.12 pm: Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Kate Middleton at the British High Commission reception in Delhi.
7.00 pm: They attack me because they know I will never surrender before the ideology of RSS and Manu, says Rahul Gandhi.
6.53 pm: Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi at a Dr B R Ambedkar Jayanti function in Nagpur.
6.39 pm: At least 12 killed, 38 injured in a suicide blast in Jalalabad in Nangarhar, says Afghanistan media.
6.21 pm: A pipeline is being laid down to supply water from Railway's Miraj filtration plant to Miraj goods shade, says Anil Saxena, Indian Railways.
6.00 pm: We've prepared a goods train with 50 wagons to supply water in Maharashtra, says Anil Saxena,National Spox,Indian Railways.
5.40 pm: 11 dead after high voltage cable hit by Police firing falls on them, says Assam DGP in Assam.
5.32 pm: We are trying to decongest hospitals and shift few patients to other hospitals, says JP Nadda,Union Health Minister on Kollam tragedy.
5.30 pm: We have registered FIR, Crime Branch has taken over the investigation, says Ananthakrishnan, ADGP on Kollam fire tragedy.
5.10 pm: India and Maldives signed agreement for exchange of info on taxes and for avoidance of double taxation of income derived from International air transport.
5.00 pm: Case being investigated on merit, hv deployed teams, says MK Meena (Jt CP,Delhi) on Rajinder Nagar Metro station incident.
4.59 pm: Devaswom bench to hear the complain tomorrow after Kerala HC's registrar referred the complain to the bench Kollam Temple Fire
4:53 pm: At least 5 killed in bomb blast at a restaurant in Somalia
4:30 pm: Accused in Delhi's Mercedes hit-and-run case sent to police custody for 2 days.
3:56 pm: Delhi: Duke & Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William & Kate Middleton pay tribute at Amar Jawan Jyoti.
3:40 pm: Curfew imposed in Mayang, Imphal (Manipur) after clash between two groups over alleged lynching of 3 youths.
3:12 pm: Three cars with explosives found near Puttingal temple. Investigations on.
2:57 pm: Hearing on women entry in Sabarimala temple: SC Judge Justice Dipak Misra questions, "Can any tradition override constitutional provisions?".
2:55 pm: Before this accident, a part of my house was damaged due to fireworks: Pankajakshi, Kollam resident.
2:50 pm: Mumbai: Fire broke out at a dumping ground in Hari Om Nagar (East Mulund), flames and smoke still billowing.
2:47 pm: Voting underway for the second part of the first phase of assembly elections in West Bengal: 59.78%% voter turnout recorded till 1 PM.
2:45 pm: India is the most important friend of Maldives, ties between the two nations are based in civilizational roots: says President Abdullah Yameen.
2:42 pm: India and Maldives sign six agreements. PM Modi says close relations between two countries a boon for both.
2:30 pm: The progress of Maldives, its economic growth and its security is our aim as well-PM Modi
2:22 pm: Maldives is one of India's oldest friends and we have historically and culturally shared values: PM Modi
2:14 pm: Minor fire breaks out in dumping grounds in Mumbai's Mulund suburb.
1:50 pm: If Shani casts his vision on women, incidents of rape will increase: Swami Swaroopanand Saraswati.
1:36 pm: Assam polls: 55.28 per cent votes cast till 1:35 pm.
1.20 pm: Fire broke out at a dumping ground in Hari Om Nagar(East Mulund,Mumbai), fire tenders working to douse flames.
1.17 pm: 10 wagons with 50000 litres of drinking water each,leave for drought hit Latur from Miraj.
1.15 pm: Former PM Dr. Manmohan Singh casts his vote in Dispur for final phase of Assam Assembly polls.
1.10 pm: One dead and three injured after locals clash with CRPF personnel near polling booth no.94 in Barpeta, Assam.
1.05 pm: Former MP Jagmeet Singh Brar expelled from the primary membership of Congress.
1.00 pm: Paravoor Police register case against 25 people including 15 temple committee members, 2 fire work contractors and 8 others.
12.56 pm: A team led by Sudarshan Kamal (Chief Controller Explosives) inspects the site of Kollam temple fire tragedy.
12.50 pm: Fire broke out at a dumping ground in Hari Om Nagar(East Mulund,Mumbai) this morning, situation not under control.
12.45 pm: In an unfortunate event,3 Indian students in Uzhgorod Medical College(Ukraine) were stabbed by 3 Ukraine nationals on 10 April, says MEA.
12.27 pm: Sai Baba is revered in Maharashtra especially Shirdi,thats why it(drought) is happening, says Shankaracharya Swaroopanand.
12.20 pm: 3-member committee ordered by Calcutta HC to comprise of officers deputed by DGP, WB police, DIG CBI (Kolkata) and HC each. The committee will go to Delhi and collect the footage of sting and the device from Mathew Samuel (Narada News Chief).
12.20 pm: Man stabbed and looted of Rs 12 lakh at Rajender Nagar Metro Station in Delhi today at 5.30 am. Police examining CCTV footage.
12.10 pm: First batch of ten Railway wagons with five lakh litre water leave from Maharashtra's Sangli for Latur.
12.00 pm: Congress leader Manas Bhuniya casts his vote in West Midnapore for 2nd part of 1st phase of West Bengal Assembly polls.
11.55 am: SC refuses to grant any immediate relief to taxi owners who challenged NGT order restricting entry of no. of vehicles going to Rohtang Pass.
11.45 am: CJI asked petitioner to approach the bench which is hearing Maharashtra Govt's appeal against Salman's acquittal in Hit and Run case.
11.30 am: We've taken many steps through technology like installing hi-tech CCTV, sensors so that infiltration can be put to an end completely, says Rijiju.
11.17 am: The Kerala police have registered cases against 30 persons in connection with the Puttingal temple fire in which 110 people were killed.
11.15 am: EAM Sushma Swaraj meets Madives President Abdulla Yameen in Delhi.
10.35 am: PIL filed in Karnataka HC seeking shifting of IPL matches out of Bengaluru in wake of drought situation.
10.15 am: One killed and seven wounded in a blast on Afghan education ministry employees bus in Kabul, says Afghan Media.
10.00 am: Voting underway for the second and final phase in Assam. 15.90 % voter turnout recorded till 9 AM.
9.50 am: Voting underway for 2nd & final phase in 61 constituencies of Assam. Former CM PK Mahanta casts his vote in Nagaon.
9.35 am: Official Death toll in Kollam temple tragedy stands at 107 according to Kerala Home Ministry sources.
9.20 am: CPI(M) polling agent hospitalised after being allegedly attacked by TMC workers at a polling booth in Chandrakona (WB).
9.05 am: People help a differently abled person cast his vote at a polling booth in West Bengal's Asansol.
8:55 am: Two bags carrying bombs found in Jamuria (Asansol,Bardhaman district in West Bengal). Police team present at the spot.
8:50 am: Crude bomb hurled in West Bengal's Bankura district by unidentified men this morning. No casualties reported.
8:45 am: Five people have been detained in connection with the 'Fireworks show', says Kerala DGP to ANI.
8:30 am: Morning Visuals from Puttingal Temple fire accident site in Kollam.
8:15 am: Clash between CPI(M) and TMC workers in Jamuria, Bardhaman district of West Bengal. Four injured and one critically injured.
8:00 am: Voting for 2nd part of the first phase underway in West Bengal:People cast their vote in West Midnapore(West Bengal)