New Delhi, Nov 1: Prime Minister later today is to kick-off Haryana's Swarna Jayanti celebrations and he will also visit Raipur to attend Chhattisgarh State Foundation Day and unveil statue of Deendayal Upadhyaya.
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11:30 pm: MK Stalin's car met with an accident near Pallikonda in Tamil Nadu. No injuries.
11:20 pm: Madhya Pradesh's foundation day celebrations underway
11:10 pm: Punjab celebrates 50th foundation day.
10:50 pm: Jammu and Kashmir: Principal D.I.E.T Shopian quarters set ablaze by unknown persons.
10:30 pm: All US citizens are reminded to maintain high level of vigilance, take appropriate steps to increase their security: Advisory.
10:15 pm: US warns its citizens of increased threat at places in India frequented by westerners.
9:30 pm: China sticks to stance of not backing India's case for NSG.
9:00 pm: Political strategist Prashant Kishor meets Mulayam Singh Yadav and Amar Singh.
8:35 pm: 25 people injured as bus falls into a gorge in Jammu's Kala kot.
8:15 pm: EPFO sets deadline to settle death claims within 7 days and #retirement cases on or before the day of retirement.
7:55 pm: Donald Trump takes lead of one percentage point against Hillary Clinton for first time since May: Opinion poll.
7:45 pm: Focus should be on leading rather than following: Ratan Tata to employees.
7:30 pm: Removal of Cyrus Mistry was absolutely necessary for the future success of Tata Group.
7:20 pm: Rio Paralympics Medallist Deepa Malik honoured at Haryana Swarna Jayanti program.
7:00 pm: Pople of Haryana have given their lives for the nation by serving in the armed forces: PM Narendra Modi
6:50 pm: PM Modi praises Haryana for its contribution in so many areas.
6:45 pm: Civilian casualties in Jammu and Kashmir: Indian Deputy High Commissioner in Pakistan JP Singh strongly protested
6:35 pm: People being rescued as ceasefire violation by Pakistan continues along the border.
6:20 pm: HM Rajnath Singh calls high level meeting. Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, NSA Ajit Doval and other senior MHA officials attending
6:11 pm: Pakistan shelling: Govt orders closure of all 174 schools along International Border and LoC in Jammu region.
Chhattisgarh: PM Narendra Modi at the Nandan Van Jungle Safari in Naya Raipur earlier today pic.twitter.com/fVoa8tt6WM— ANI (@ANI_news) November 1, 2016
6.08 pm: PM Narendra Modi attends Haryana Swarna Jayanti Utsav celebration.
6.02 pm: Madhya Pradesh DGP forms SIT to probe on bhopal encounter.
5.57 pm: Arnab Gowswami resigns from Times Now.
5.50 pm: Reject report in some sections of media blaming Army of thrashing a retired police officer and his children in South Kashmir: Indian Army.
5.45 pm: PM Narendra Modi reaches Gurugram to attend Haryana Swarna Jayanti programme.
5.30 pm: MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar writes to HM Rajnath Singh on need for stricter guidelines to check FCRA funding to Salafist institutions in India.
5.29 pm: I am confident that under the leadership of Sardar Parkash Singh Badal, Akali Dal-BJP Govt will again be formed in 2017, says Amit Shah.
5.10 pm: t takes about 6-8 yrs before we'll be a consistent medal contender on global level;This is opportunity to make that happen: Roelant Oltmans
5.00 pm: Shamnagar(Mumbai) Gangrape Case: 8th accused has also been arrested by Police
4.49 pm: I am deeply pained over the fresh spate of civilian killings, including children and women, in border shelling: J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti.
4.48 pm: Special Task Force(STF) chief Sanjeev Sharma removed, Dr.SW Naqvi to be the new STF chief.
4.45 pm: J&K Governor Narinder Nath Vohra meets HM Rajnath Singh, briefs him about the situation in the state.
4.30 pm: NHRC issues notices to the Chief Secretary, DGP, DG (Prisons) & IG (Prisons), Govt of Madhya Pradesh over bhopal encounter.
4.18 pm: PWD will restart vacuum cleaning within 2 weeks and will conduct sprinkling (jet cleaning) on roads weekly: Deputy CM Manish Sisodia.
4.01 pm: Women celebrate bhai dooj festival with army jawans in Poonch (Jammu and Kashmir).
3.58 pm: All decisions were collective decisions and the actions were consistent with every such collective decision: Cyrus Mistry's office.
3.50 pm: The 3 states (Chhattisgarh, Uttaranchal & Jharkhand) were made in 2000 in a very peaceful and harmonious manner by Atal Bihari Vajpayee: PM Modi.
3.48 pm: Insinuations that Docomo issue was handled in a manner inconsistent with Tata culture and values are baseless, says Cyrus Mistry.
3.29 pm: Congress Working Committee (CWC) meeting to be on held on November 7: Sources.
3.28 pm: 14-15 children injured after a ride broke down in Modi Resort, Navsari in Gujarat.
3.24 pm: Civilians injured in ceasefire violation admitted to hospital in Nowshera (J&K).
3.23 pm: Three Pakistani shells strike a market in Mendhar sector, 5 injured.
3.04 pm: Explosion in a car parked in Malappuram collectorate premises. Bomb squad and dog squad at the spot in Kerala.
2.45 pm: Ceasefire violation by Pakistan continues in Balakot & Naushera Sectors of J&K.
2.30 pm: 7 people who were arrested for allegedly raping a woman in Shamnagar have been sent to police remand till November 4.
2.20 pm: Tourism is important because it gives economic opportunities to the poorest of the poor: PM Modi in Chhattisgarh
2.18 pm: Chhattisgarh shows how a relatively smaller state can scale new heights of development; Its impact will benefit generations to come: PM Modi
2.17 pm: Was taken to the jungle safari by the CM. It is his pet project. I see a lot of scope for tourism in Chhattisgarh: PM Modi
1.41 pm: Infiltration attempts which are being foiled is directly facilitated by Pak so that terrorists can be pulled back: Dharmendra Parikh,BSF DIG.
1.27 pm: Total number of civilian deaths due to ceasefire violations by Pakistan in Rajouri and Samba sector of Jammu and Kashmir now rises to 6.
1.26 pm: Two women killed in Pakistan ceasefire violations in Paniyari village in J&K's Rajouri district.
1.24 pm: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley speaking at closing ceremony of 50 Years Of Punjabi Suba, says Amritsar (Punjab).
1.16 pm: I salute Ramashankar Yadav for his bravery, some people are still raising absurd questions and insulting his sacrifice: Shivraj Singh Chouhan.
1.08 pm: One more civilian killed in ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Ramgarh sector of Samba district, Jammu and Kashmir. Death toll: 4.
12.53 pm: Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu speaks on Bhopal encounter; dubs concern around it as 'cheap politics'.
12.44 pm: Some people are showing more concern to people who have escaped from jail, who always break law than safety and security of Indians: Naidu.
12.24 pm: In the matter of nation's security, people must speak with one voice, says Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Bhopal encounter.
12.17 pm: Earlier too Digvijaya Singh had raised questions about Batla House encounter & Sonia Gandhi had to say that it wasn't party's line, says RS Prasad.
12.14 pm: I need to ask Sonia Gandhi whether or not what Digvijaya Singh is saying is Congress party's line? says Ravi Shankar Prasad Bhopal encounter.
12.13 pm: UP CM Akhilesh Yadav launches Samajwadi ambulance service in Lucknow.
12.08 pm: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal appears before Amritsar Court in defamation case filed by Punjab Minister Bikram Singh Majithia.
11.46 am: Khejda village sarpanch Mohan Singh Meena, an eyewitness to encounter,was one of the 1st people to intercept the terrorists and alert authorities.
11.34 am: Deputy CM Manish Sisodia calls for a high level meeting at 1pm today, to ensure work at war-footing and review air pollution in Delhi.
11.26 am: Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives in Raipur, will attend the Chhattisgarh State Foundation Day event in Chhattisgarh.
11:25 am: We're trapped in our houses since 8 this morning, no help provided yet, says Village local on ceasefire violations by Pak in Arnia sector.
11:15 am: Why do only Muslims break out of jail and not Hindus: Digvijaya Singh.
11:13 am: MP Govt had several Intel inputs that terrorists could escape but Govt did not react: Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on SIMIJailBreak.
10:52 am: Some people are doing vote bank politics on this matter which is highly condemnable, one must refrain from doing this: MP CM.
10:40 am: Arvind Kejriwal to appear before a district court in Amritsar for hearing in a defamation case filed against him by Majithia.
10:28 am: NIA will probe how the SIMI operatives escaped from Bhopal jail. However no need for probe into encounter says Madhya Pradesh home minister Bhupendra Singh.
10:08 am: Commission has asked for a report on incident within 15 days, will also examine the video: LR Sisodia,PRO,Human Rights Comm on SIMI Bhopal incident.
9:52 am: Pak Govt considering pulling out from India four of its officers posted at Pak HC in Delhi after 1 was declared persona non grata: Pak media.
9:45 am: Intermittently fire going on in Nowshera sector; forward areas targeted using heavy mortars, being retaliated in equal measure: Defence PRO.
9:30 am: One 19-year old girl killed in firing by Pakistan in Ramgarh sector of Samba district, Jammu and Kashmir.
9:24 am: Bihar: CRPF arrest Sarikha Yadav Vill, a Naxal from Gaya for his alleged involvement in murder of LJP leader Sudesh Paswan and his brother.
9:10 am: 3 patients have been brought from RS Pura Sector, they have sustained sprinter injuries, treatment going on: Doctor Naseeb Chand Dhingra.
9:00 am: Bhopal police to submit its report on #SIMIEncounter to state Human Rights Commission.
8:50 am: WB: Security tightened at all major railway stations during tourist season.
8:33 am: Condemn,pol parties standing up with anti-nat'l forces as they see opportunity for vote bank politics: GVL Narsimha Rao,BJP on Bhopal SIMI incident.
8:31 am: Prime Minister Narendra Modi conveys his best wishes to the country on the occasion of #bhaidooj.
भाई दूज के पावन पर्व पर देशवासियों को हार्दिक शुभकामनाएं।
भाई दूज के पावन पर्व पर देशवासियों को हार्दिक शुभकामनाएं।— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) November 1, 2016
8:20 am: J&K: Pakistan violates ceasefire in Pindi area of Arnia, 2 civilians injured in shelling. BSF hits back at Pak forces.
8.07 am: We call for independent judicial enquiry by a sitting judge in time bound schedule, if found true, after enquiry CM must resign: AM Singhvi
8.06 am: Ceasefire violation by Pakistan using small arms, automatics, 82 mm mortars, being responded appropriately. No casualties yet.
8.06 am: How so evr wrong they(SIMI terrorists)have committed this kind of liquidation in open daylight is unacceptable-AM Singhvi #bhopalprisonbreak
7.57 am: Played with passion and controlled our emotions. This medal is a Diwali gift for everyone especially our soldiers: Sreejesh, Captain
7.54 am: Encounter between security forces and terrorists underway in Ajar village in Bandipora (Jammu and Kashmir). More details awaited.
7.51 am: Bengaluru: Captain of the Indian hockey team and other players receive a warm welcome after India beat Pak by 3-2 to win Hockey #ACT2016
7.46 am: Ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Ramgarh sector of Samba (Jammu and Kashmir) since 6:30 AM, being strongly retaliated by BSF.
7.44 am: Pakistan violates ceasefire in Nowshera sector in Rajouri sector of Jammu and Kashmir, firing on since 5 AM.
7.29 am: His daughter is set to marry in December and everyone was busy in its preparations: Relative of security guard Ramashankar Yadav
7.28 am: Security of jail administration really poor, CCTV was also not working-Relative of Ramashankar Yadav (who was killed by SIMI terrorists,y'day)
7.22 am: PM Narendra Modi will kick-off Haryana's 'Swarna Jayanti' celebrations at Tau Devi Lal Stadium (Gurugram), later today.
7.20 am: PM Modi to visit Raipur today, will attend Chhattisgarh State Foundation Day and unveil the statue of Deendayal Upadhyaya.