Bengaluru, Apr 26: Pakistan Foreign Secretary to arrive in Delhi to attend 'Heart of Asia' conference, will also hold bilateral meet with his Indian counterpart.
Get all the latest news updates of Tuesday, April 26 here:
10:25 pm: Fire accident at Biomax Fuels Limited in Duvvada, Visakhapatnam. 4 fire tenders at the spot, 7 more on the way.
9:30 pm: I am not against Sanskrit but what will one get out of teaching Sankrit in IITs where technology should be discussed?: Manish Sisodia.
8:45 pm: In a free country the freedom fighters can't be called terrorists: Meenakshi Lekhi, BJP.
8:24 pm: South Sudan rebel chief Machar sworn in as vice-president.
8:05 pm: The two foreign secretaries have met, it is a good thing: Ashraf J Qazi, Ex Pak Envoy.
8:02 pm: We won't tolerate if someone tries to damage and target Congress: Mallikarjun Kharge, Congress.
7:40 pm: Central trade unions call for nationwide protest on April 29 over Finance Ministry's move to reduce EPF interest rate to 8.7%.
7:39 pm: TMC leader and Saradha chit fund scam accused Madan Mitra admitted to hospital due to chest pain and difficulty breathing.
7.16 pm: Shyam Benegal Committee submits report on revamping of Censor board on film certification, to I&B Min Arun Jaitley.
7.06 pm: Union Minister Arun Jaitley to release NDA's vision document in Thiruvananthapuram on 30th April for Kerala Assembly election.
6.58 pm: Sheena Bora murder case: Letter rogatory issued to the USA, Singapore & Hong Kong. LR issued by Special CBI court to trace fund trail.
6.57 pm: Prime Minister Narendra Modi to attend five election rallies in Kerala from May 6 to May 11
6.55 pm: FIR registered in Patliputra police station in Patna against Narkatiaganj Congress MLA Vinay Verma who was caught on camera drinking alcohol.
6.41 pm: PM Modi sends 2-member high level team for spot assessment of damage in Tawang on Arunachal Pradesh landslide.
6.29 pm: A girl climbed up a mobile tower to protest as her family was being grilled by police (25/04/16) in AP.
6.28 pm: Actor Aishwarya Rai Bachchan speaks on Salman Khan.
6.27 pm: HC clarified already attached properties of Himachal CM's son & daughter (in connection with money laundering case),will remain attached.
6.15 pm: Delhi HC stays all further proceedings of ED against CM Virbhadra Singh's son and daughter regarding provisional attachment of their properties.
6.07 pm: Children find relief in a pond as vacations in Odisha schools extended till June in view of heat wave in Titlagarh.
6.00 pm: Deserted streets in Odisha's Titlagarh where highest temperature of 48.5*C was recorded on Sunday (24th April).
5.52 pm: Shyam Benegal Committee to submit its report on revamping of CBFC (Censor board on film certification) to I&B Minister Arun Jaitley, shortly.
5.30 pm: It was also decided that specific BJP leaders will raise specific issues. Subramanian Swamy to raise Augusta Westland issue in RS, says Sources.
5.27 pm: We have obtained Zain ul Abedin's custody till 6th May, further investigation underway, says Special IG(ATS) Niket Kaushik.
5.15 pm:It's believed explosives used during 2011 Mumbai blast were procured by Zain ul Abedin, says Special IG(ATS) Niket Kaushik.
5.00 pm: Cabinet decides to restructure crop loan amounting to ₹10942 cr fr different yrs providing relief to mre than 16 lakh farmers of Maharashtra.
4.45 pm: Complaint filed in ACB against CM Siddaramaiah,BDA Commissioner Shyam Bhat and others for involving in corruption practices while de-notifying lands.
4.30 pm: High level inquiry committee is casteist, we do not heed it's report and it's actions demanded, says Kanhaiya Kumar.
4.15 pm: A senior citizen cuts off his tongue outside Telangana Secretariat as a mark of protest over not being heard on old age pension issue.
4.00 pm: Congress President Sonia Gandhi addressing an election rally in Hooghly, West Bengal.
3.55 pm: SC directs that details of Vijay Mallya's overseas assets be made available to banks as per law.
3.30 pm: The way Modi Govt is working,it is dangerous for democratic values, secularism and democracy as whole, says Sonia Gandhi.
3.15 pm: A team was there to seize the farmer's property after he failed to pay back his loan, farmer had sought some time to pay back bt was refused.
3.00 pm: Trinamool showed you some dreams some years ago and duped you to vote for them. Modiji did same 2 years ago, says Sonia Gandhi.
2.55 pm: SC stays MP HC order cancelling garbage cleaning contract granted to Global Waste Management Pvt Ltd.
2.45 pm: Rajya Sabha adjourned till 3 pm after uproar by Congress over Uttarakhand issue.
2.30 pm: Governor directed CM of #Uttarakhand to prove his majority on March 28. Did BJP govt wait till 28? says GN Azad in RS
2.23 pm: Congress didn't wait for the proclamation to be laid before LS and RS to be discussed, says Arun Jaitley,Union Minister in RS.
2.15 pm: Discussions also covered humanitarian issues including those pertaining to fishermen and prisoners, says Vikas Swarup,MEA.
1.45 pm: I'm v happy about it, it's a game changer, says Maneka Gandhi,Min of Women and Child Development, on panic button in mobiles
1.30 pm: Foreign Secratary clearly conveyed that the Pakistan cannot be in denial on the impact of terrorism on the bilateral relations, says MEA.
1.15 pm: SC extends Italian marine Massimiliano Latorre's stay outside India till September 30th since arbitration proceedings are underway.
1.05 pm: India- Pakistan Foreign Secretary level meeting ends in Delhi.
1.00 pm: Congress and BJP both win 16 seats each in Gandhinagar (Gujarat) Municipal Corporation elections.
12.55 pm: Call drop compensation matter: TRAI to SC: Telecos only interested in filling its coffers and Telecos responsible for majority of call drops.
12.50 pm: Kirit Somaiya gives notice in LS on abuse of tax havens which includes AgustaWestland chopper deal, Panama papers and Karti Chidambaram.
12.45 pm: In Bengaluru, Youth Congress protests against Karnataka BJP President Yeddyurappa for speaking against Yettinahole Project.
12.40 pm: 4 member delegation of Cong & DMK leaders met EC. We told commission, how AIADMK is misusing Govt machinery, says Ghulam Nabi Azad.
12.30 pm: Aurangabad bench of Bombay HC orders upto 60% cut in water supply to liquor factories. 50% water cut till May 10 & 60% water cut post May 10.
12.25 pm: Rajya Sabha adjourned again for 30 mins as noisy protests by Cong MPs over Uttarakhand issue continues.
11.50 am: One CRPF jawan injured in a Naxal attack during search operations in Bijapur district of Chhattisgarh.
11.20 am: Pakistan Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry reaches South Block to meet Foreign Secretary S. Jaishankar.
10.33 am: Cooling ops underway at Natural History Museum(Delhi) after massive fire broke out last night, 5 firemen injured
Cooling ops underway at Natural History Museum(Delhi) after massive fire broke out last night, 5 firemen injured pic.twitter.com/f1vb2sB0rd— ANI (@ANI_news) April 26, 2016
10.15 am: Pakistan Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry arrives in Delhi to attend 'Heart of Asia' conference
Pakistan Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry arrives in Delhi to attend 'Heart of Asia' conference pic.twitter.com/AMgPpfbGZp— ANI (@ANI_news) April 26, 2016
9.50 am: Loss cannot be counted in money: Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on Delhi museum fire.
9.05 am: Union Minister Prakash Javadekar at National Museum of Natural History, Delhi.
8.40 am: Natural History Museum(Delhi) fire: Smoke and flames still billowing out from a section of the building's top floor
Natural History Museum(Delhi) fire: Smoke and flames still billowing out from a section of the building's top floor pic.twitter.com/PmmlXgbHrc— ANI (@ANI_news) April 26, 2016
8.10 am: Sushma Swaraj admitted with respiratory problem to AIIMS.
8.00 am: Fire which broke out at Delhi's Natural History Museum now under control.