Bengaluru, Nov 20: A day after Peter Mukerjea was arrested in the Sheena Bora murder case, Mahesh Jethmalani said that he would not be appearing for Peter.
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11:15 pm: PM Narendra Modi leaves for Kuala Lumpur for a 4 day visit to Malaysia and Singapore.
10:55 pm: Paris attacks ringleader's cousin did not blow herself up in raid: police (AFP).
10:17 pm: Peter Mukerjea's son Rahul Mukerjea leaves from CBI office, Mumbai.
10:15 pm: Hostage-taking in Mali hotel 'over': Malian Military source - AFP.
9:50 pm: Two gunmen killed in Mali hotel siege: Malian military source. (AFP)
9.10 pm: Union Minister Arun Jaitley inaugurates 46th International Film Festival in Panaji.
9.00 pm: Eighteen bodies recovered from Mali hotel siege. Mali hotel gunmen 'holding no more hostages', says security minister: AFP.
8.40 pm: US special forces help rescue "at least six" Americans in Mali, says US official: AFP.
8.08 pm: All 20 Indians in the hotel in Bamako have been safely evacuated as confirmed by Indian Ambassador in Mali: MEA.
7.55 pm: US special forces assist in Mali hotel hostage recovery: Pentagon - AFP.
7.45 pm: France Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius meets EAM Sushma Swaraj in Delhi.
7.30 pm: 125 guests and 13 staff members still held at Radisson Blue hotel in Mali: Reports
7.15 pm: Lokayukta Court sends Janardhan Reddy to police custody till November 23 in illegal mining case.
7.00 pm: Cylinder blast in a market in Hapur(UP) kills 3, more than 10 injured.
6.45 pm: AP reports that EU nations have agreed to 'considerably strengthen' fight against violent extremism.
6.35 pm: Hostage freed from Mali hotel says he heard attackers speaking English: Reuters
6.30 pm: Lokayukta Court sends Janardhan Reddy to police custody till November 23.
6.15 pm: Congress's Ashok Chaudhary to be the next Education and IT minister of Bihar.
6.10 pm: Senior RJD leader Abdul Bari Siddiqui to be the next Finance Minister of Bihar, JD(U)'s Vijendra Yadav to be Energy minister.
6.05 pm: RJD's Tejaswi Yadav to be the Deputy CM of Bihar and get 3 ministries, Tej Pratap Yadav to also get 3 ministries.
5.55 pm: Gunmen open fire outside mosque in Karachi, 3 security personnel killed: Reports
5.50 pm: Air France says 12 crew members were in Bamako hotel but have been evacuated and are now safe: Reports.
5.39 pm: 80 hostages freed in Mali hotel siege: AFP
Eighty hostages freed in Mali hotel siege: local TV. (AFP)— Press Trust of India (@PTI_News) November 20, 2015
5.22 pm: Indrani was angry when I told Peter about Sheena being the daughter, says Rahul Mukerjea
4.50 pm: MEA confirms 20 Indians staying in Bamako hotel. Indian ambassador is in touch with them: MEA
#MaliAttack : Acc'g to current info there are 20 Indians staying in the hotel. Our Amb is continuously in touch with them & monitor'g sitn— Vikas Swarup (@MEAIndia) November 20, 2015
4.35 pm: Intolerance is a genetic trait of the Congress party, says Venkaiah Naidu.
4.15 pm: Peter Mukerjea leaves from the court, Mumbai. Will be in CBI custody till November 23.
4.00 pm: Surprising that Lalu ji's sons took oath before any JDU MLA and even before senior RJD leader Abdul Bari Siddiqui ji-Chirag Paswan,LJP.
3.49 pm: Chinese news agency Xinhua says several Chinese people are among those held hostage in Mali hotel by Islamist militants.
3.24 pm: Curtains downed for the glittering Bihar swearing in ceremony.
3.20 pm: Former minister of Karnataka Janardhan Reddy arrested by SIT (Special Investigation Team) Lokayukta in Bengaluru in illegal mining case.
3.00 pm: Peter Mukerjea booked under sections in original FIR 302, 120 B, 306, 201, and 364 of the IPC. Proceedings yet to begin.
2.40 pm: Smriti Irani Degree Issue: Patiala House Court seeks information from Delhi University, CBSE & EC. Next hearing on 16th March.
2.27 pm: Shooting attack at Radisson hotel in Bamako, Mali: AFP.
2.20 pm: Sheena Bora case: Indrani Mukerjea, Sanjeev Khanna and Shyam Rai's judicial custody extended till December 3.
2.07 pm: Tejaswi Yadav sworn in as deputy chief minister of Bihar
2.06 pm : Nitish Kumar takes oath as chief minister of Bihar.
1.59: pm : Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah arrives for Nitish Kumar's oath taking ceremony.
1.43 pm: Former Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit arrives for Nitish Kumar's oath taking ceremony at Gandhi Maidan in Patna.
1.36 pm: Nitish Kumar reaches venue where swearing in ceremony is to take place shortly.
1.08 pm: What does Azam Khan mean? Women should keep quiet despite any atrocity? I condemn this says Shaista Amber, Activist.
12.45 pm: After 14 Indian fishermen were detained by Sri Lankan Navy yesterday,CM Jayalalithaa requests PM Modi to intervene in the matter.
12.40 pm: Lalu Prasad Yadav's family arrives for Nitish Kumar's swearing-in ceremony at Gandhi Maidan in Patna.
12.16 pm: Death toll due to heavy rains in Tamil Nadu rises to 120.
12.12 pm: Vyapam Scam: SC issues notice to Madhya Pradesh Governor Ram Naresh Yadav.
11.50 am: Indrani produced before CBI court.
11.39 am: Sheena Bora case: Indrani's judicial custody ends. Peter, Indrani to appear shortly in CBI court.
10.47 am: Peter Mukerjea's son Rahul who was arrested yesterday leaves CBI office after questioning in Sheena Bora murder case.
10.32 am: 2 CRPF jawans & 2 civilians injured in a grenade attack in J&K's Pampore area.
10.13 am: Crude bomb blast at a local food outlet in Deoghar district of Jharkhand, no casualties reported.
9.50 am: 28 'terrorist group members' shot dead in China's Xinjiang: authorities.
9.02 am: Posters put up in Kuala Lumpur welcoming PM Narendra Modi ahead of his visit to Malaysia
Posters put up in Kuala Lumpur welcoming PM Narendra Modi ahead of his visit to Malaysia. pic.twitter.com/vPl0kZuysG— ANI (@ANI_news) November 20, 2015
8.50 am: NewsX founder Peter Mukerjea to be produced before court today.
8.42 am: UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav will not attend Nitish Kumar's oath taking event.
8.00 am: Congress distances itself as Shakeel Ahmad's controversial tweet on 'Muslim' terrorists sparks a controversy.