New Delhi, Oct 2: On the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, many dignitaries including BJP leader LK Advani visited the Raj Ghat to pay their homage to the Father of India-Mahatma Gandhi.
Meanwhile, close to 13 students were killed in a college campus shootout in Oregano. Get more such news here:
9.30 pm: Indrani Mukherjea was brought here at 2 PM. She is unconscious since the time she was brought here: TP Lahane (JJ Hospital, Dean)
9.00 pm: Meeting of I&B officials and FTII Students rescheduled, will now take place on Wednesday 7th October in Mumbai.
8.30 pm: Rohit Sharma slams maiden T20 century against South Africa, becomes second Indian to do so.
8.20 pm: Virat Kohli completes 1,000 T20 runs in International cricket, quickest in world in terms of innings taken.
8.10 pm: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal to meet family of Ikhlakh, the victim in Dadri incident tomorrow.
8.00 pm: It was a privilege when I visited Sabarmati Ashram. I continue to admire Mahatma Gandhi's courage and conviction: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon at Non Violence Day function.
7.55 pm: India's support for sustainable development goals under line growth for all, which is in the Gandhian spirit: Foreign Secretary of India S Jaishankar speaks at the Non Violence Day function in New York (US).
7.30 pm: 6 awardees of Kannada Sahitya Parishat's `BMTC Aralu Sahitya' award are returning awards on Oct 3 at Kannada Sahitya Parishat in Bengaluru. To condemn the delay in arrest of miscreants, who assassinated research scholar Dr MM Kalaburgi on August 30.
7.20 pm: Noida (UP): Candle light march for engineer Saurabh whose dead body was found in Kharagpur.
6.55 pm: Former UP Chief Minister Mayawati questioned by CBI in connection with NRHM scam earlier this week.
6.40 pm: BJP wins on the basis of our workers, not our leaders. This is a party of workers: Amit Shah in Aurangabad.
6.30 pm: India Vs South Africa T20 match. South Africa wins the toss. India to bat first.
6:14 pm: Varanasi: Corporeal punishment given to student, tuition teacher allegedly burnt him for not doing his home work.
5:59 pm: Indrani Mukherjea rushed to JJ Hospital, Mumbai after she complained of chest pain.
5:51 pm: Nepal PM Sushil Koirala announces his resignation in Parliament, will submit his resignation to the President shortly.
5:40 pm: In 2012,Sonia Gandhi had written to then PM- such observance should happen only for M Gandhi. So, there shouldnt be controversy: S Verma, BJP.
5:32 pm: Union Cabinet had taken a stand that such ceremonial visits happen only in case of Mahatma Gandhi & not for all former PMs: Sudesh Verma, BJP.
5:29 pm: Unfortunate,BJP talks about Lal Bahadur Shastri but when it comes to paying back, they just miss it out: Ashutosh,AAP
5:26 pm: If he (Mayank Gandhi) has said something, we take this criticism in our democratic spirit. I don't see any politics in this: Ashutosh, AAP.
5:15 pm: BJP complained to the EC against RJD & JDU for their leaders using words such as "narbhakshi, taripar and jallaad" during election campaign.
4:45 pm: Small passenger plane with ten people aboard missing near Sulawesi island in eastern Indonesia: Reports.
4:20 pm: Bihar ko Bihari chalayega, bahaari nahin : Bihar CM Nitish Kumar addressing a rally in Bihar.
4:07 pm: MP faces more crime than Bihar, do they have "mangal raaj"?: Nitish Kumar.
4:02 pm: BJP's alliance is busy accusing each other. Public is watching what they are doing: Nitish Kumar.
3:51 pm: JKLF Chief Yasin Malik detained by police while he was on his way to address a public meeting in Kangan area of central Kashmir.
Malik and several other leaders, including Showkat Ahmad Bakhshi, Bashir Ahmad Kashmiri and Muhammad Amin Mugloo, were arrested at Zakoora.
3:42 pm: It is the ballot that leads to development: PM Modi.
3:40 pm: The people who believe in bullet, they should know it leads to destruction. I want to tell these people to trust the ballot: PM
3:30pm: I will stand by the people of Bihar shoulder to shoulder, change in the country will begin with Bihar: PM Modi
3:25 pm: Make your decision once and I assure you I will be with you every step of the way towards development for Bihar: PM
3:22 pm: All they were concerned about was how their Bihar is doing. They said they wont be happy until Bihar develops: PM
3:21 pm: All they were concerned about was how their Bihar is doing. They said they wont be happy until Bihar develops: PM
3:20 pm: I met some Bihar people in the US. I was impressed with what they have achieved, yet there was no arrogance there: PM.
3:14 pm: What we are doing for Bihar is not a favor, its your right and you gave me the honor of being the one to give it: PM.
3:10 pm: I am told that its after many years that a PM is visiting Banka: PM Modi while addressing rally in Banka, Bihar.
3:05 pm: When a Cabinet Min goes to Dadri and makes statements like the ones he made, its dangerous. PM should demand his resignation immediately: Shivpal Yadav (UP Cabinet Minister).
2:55 pm: Shivpal Yadav (UP Cabinet Minister) demands resignation of Union Minister Mahesh Sharma over latter's comments in Dadri.
2:50 pm: 15 year old boy in Telangana commits suicide after not being able to pay his school fees due to lack of funds; leaves suicide selfie video.
2:40 pm: It was decided way back between Pak & India that any issue between the 2 nations should be solved via a bilateral meeting: Jitendra Singh.
2:25 pm: Baba Ramdev undertakes cleanliness drive in Haridwar, sweeps the streets around the Railway Station.
2:15 pm: Delhi: Hearing and speech impaired athletes get visa to participate in the "Asia Pacific Deaf Games".
2:00 pm: PM Narendra Modi speaks in Jharkhand, says "the atmosphere indicates how Jharkhand has come full circle on the path of development".
1:55 pm: Some people sing songs of Swachh Bharat. Singing songs doesn't help, nor does a photo op once a year of you cleaning a street: Delhi CM
1:50 pm: 350 new toilets are being started today at various places: Delhi CM.
1:45 pm: Somnath Bharti brought to Jagdish Pura Police Station (Agra).
1:40 pm: CBI examines Anant Singh, MLA, in Patna jail, after Court's permission in the case related to alleged irregularities in awarding contracts to various parties by NTPC Ltd, Barh Super Thermal Power Plant, Barh Patna.
1:35 pm: We have not received any threats: Ikhlaq's elder brother (Dadri Incident)
1:22 pm: Dadri SDM barred entry into village by locals who lay in front of his car alleging he threatened victim's family.
1:15 pm: I am happy that villagers have come forward & said they will take responsibility for security of Muslim residents. Everyone said that they will not let the Muslim residents leave the area out of fear foe their lives: Mahesh Sharma, Union Minister.
1:05 pm: Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje undertakes cleanliness drive in Sawai Madhopur, mops the floor of a Govt hospital.
1:00 pm: We have requested for the floor in response to India's statements in this debate.: Pak MoFA to the UN in Exercise of Right of Reply.
12:55 pm: Like PM gave a financial package to Bihar he should give a similar package to Maharashtra for its drought areas-Sanjay Raut,Shiv Sena.
12: 49 pm: Asaduddin Owaisi meets family of man killed over beef rumour, lashes out at BJP and SP for 'inaction'
12: 22 pm: This is a blot on our society and our ganga jamuni tehzeeb. No politics should be played: Union Minister Mahesh Sharma on Dadri incident
12: 00 pm: PM uses 'Jai Jawan Jai Kisan' in his speeches but doesn't come to pay tribute to Lal Bahadur Shastri: Vibhakar Shastri,Grandson
11:30 am: PM Modi arrives in Khunti(Jharkhand) to inaugurate a solar power plant
11:00 am: Asaduddin Owaisi reaches Dadri to meet the victim Ikhlakh's family
10:30 am: Congress leader Govind Goyal and supporters get heads shaved in Bhopal while protesting against party's state unit
10:00 am: Bapu hum sharminda hain aapke qaatil ab bhi zinda hain-Lalu Prasad Yadav
9:30 am: PM Narendra Modi to address a rally in Khunti(Jharkhand) today
9:00 am: There should be a law against cow and pig meat. These meats cause Masjid-Mandir fights. Govt should bring strict law-Azam Khan
8:30 am: Congress President Sonia Gandhi and BJP senior L K Advani visit Raj Ghat
8:15 am: CM Arvind Kejriwal pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi on Gandhi Jayanti at Raj Ghat
8:00 am: PM Modi pays homage to Mahatma Gandhi at Raj ghat