New Delhi, Jan 8: The earthquake measured 5.0 magnitude and 32km SSE of Jarm, Afghanistan.
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10.30 pm: PM Modi to visit Pathankot airbase on Saturday.
9:35 pm: Dr. Urjit R Patel re-appointed as the Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India for a further period of three years.
9:15 pm: Army issues guidelines to public to prevent terrorist attacks, asks to avoid wearing Army pattern dresses.
Army says shopkeepers should not sell combat cloth, Army uniforms or Army equipment
Army says shopkeepers should not sell combat cloth, Army uniforms or Army equipment— ANI (@ANI_news) January 8, 2016
9:10 pm: Fugitive Arab Israeli who killed three in Tel Aviv shot dead, says minister: AFP
9:00 pm: We cant host Ghulam Ali concert at Eden Gardens because of ICC inspection on Jan 15 ahead of T20 WC: Sourav Ganguly,CAB
8:45 pm: Governor has written letters to BJP & PDP on asking our position on govt formation: Ram Madhav, BJP on next J&K CM.
8:30 pm: J&K Governor writes to PDP leader Mehbooba Mufti and state BJP chief asking them to make position clear on govt formation.
8:20 pm: Security forces recover a cache of arms & ammunition from a hideout in general area Kuliwala Forest in Chasana Tehsil of Reasi Distt, J&K.
8:10 pm: We are blocked by principal opposition party (Congress) which is a very harsh blow to democracy: Jayant Sinha, MoS Finance on GST.
8:00 pm: Search of the Air force station campus is being conducted to recover any trace evidence left behind by the terrorists: NIA.
7:55 pm: Footprints suspected to be of #Pathankot terrorists from Bamihal village in border area & IAF base have been sent to CFSL for examn: NIA.
7.46 pm: Akhil Chaudhary posted as SP Investigation Pathankot, Jaspal Singh SP Ops Pathankot, Gulneet Singh SP Gurdaspur,Surinder Lamba ASP Dinanagar
7.44 pm: 7 people die, 12 injured in a bus and jeep collision in Jaisalmer, Rajasthan
7.42 pm: Five naxals killed in encounter with CRPF in Aurangabad, Bihar. Arms and Ammunition including AK-47 recovered.
7.00 pm: We have decided that we will discuss this in four days: Sat Sharma, BJP on Mehbooba Mufti's swearing in as J&K CM.
6:53 pm: In ongoing investigations by NIA in Pathankot Attack, Post mortem examinations of the bodies of the terrorists killed have been conducted.
6.45 pm: Body tissues of the terrorists have been preserved for DNA Sampling.
6.35 pm: My request was to increase strength of BSF in Punjab: Punjab Dy CM Sukhbir Singh Badal on meeting with Home Minister
6.30 pm: I completely endorse the move by the Mumbai Police to reduce the security around me, tweets Aamir Khan.
6.20 pm: Two more suspects seen by villagers in Pathankot near Indo-Pak border. Punjab police and BSF have started a search operation.
6.00 pm: CBI arrested Nirmal Bhangoo (CMD & Promoter-Director of PGF Ltd), Sukhdev Singh (MD & Promoter-Director of PACL), Gurmeet Singh (ED(Fin) of PACL), Subrata Bhattacharya (ED of PACL) in the PGF/PACL Ponzi Scheme Case.
Case involves alleged collection of approx. ₹45,000 crore from approx. 5.5 crore investors all over the country.
Case involves alleged collection of approx. ₹45,000 crore from approx. 5.5 crore investors all over the country.— ANI (@ANI_news) January 8, 2016
5:42 pm: 2G Money Laundering Case: ED also filed charge sheet against two companies, says Sun Direct and South Asia FM Ltd.
5.30 pm: We cant have a system where decision making becomes impossible in the Parliament, says Arun Jaitley.
5.25 pm: Air India flight from Bangalore to Delhi delayed by over 4 hours. Passengers protest over the delay.
5.15 pm: 2G Money Laundering Case: ED files charge sheet against Dayanidhi Maran, Kalanithi Maran & four others.
5.00 pm: Will continue with our policy, we are encouraging anti-liquor campaign. We are concerned about well-being of families: Kerala CM.
4.55 pm: Air India flight from Bangalore to Delhi delayed by over 4 hours. Passengers protest over the delay.
4.50 pm: PM Modi to begin Assam campaign with rallies in Kokhrajhar and Guwahati on Jan 18.
4.40 pm: DDCA enquiry commission set up by Delhi Govt is as per law and Constitution. Centre's opinion not binding on Delhi Govt: Arvind Kejriwal.
4.38 pm: President Pranab Mukherjee promulgated the Enemy Property (Amendment and Validation) Ordinance to amend the Enemy Property Act.
4.30 pm: Wasn't formal function.Was informal chit-chat with young students. We were joking around with each other: Supriya Sule.
4.25 pm: Car transporting explosives recovered near Indian consulate in Herat, 1 person arrested: Indian Ambassador to Afghanistan Amar Sinha
4.15 pm: For the 1st time West Bengal is a power surplus state & ready for industry, it ranks high in terms of ease of doing business: Mukesh Ambani.
4.05 pm: Summon issued to Congress leader Digvijay Singh by Mandsaur court (Madhya Pradesh), asked to appear on March 17.
3.55 pm: Locals celebrate in Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu) after Govt lifts ban on Jallikattu.
3.45 pm: Uphaar cinema case: SC agrees to hear review petition filed by CBI & victim association.
3.30 pm: Sensex gains 82.50 points to close at 24,934.33, Nifty up by 33.05 points to close at 7,601.35.
3.15 pm: Fingerprint of Paris attacks fugitive found in Brussels flat, say prosecutors.
3.09 pm: The earthquake measured 5.0 magnitude and 32km SSE of Jarm, Afghanistan.
3.08 pm: Youth Congress workers protest in Chandigarh,demand airport be named after Bhagat Singh.
2.44 pm: Earthquake reported in parts of Pakistan and Afghanistan.
2.33 pm: Asaram Bapu's bail plea rejected by Jodhpur Sessions Court.
2.06 pm: Apart from Economy, our prime concern is National Security says Arun Jaitley.
1.47 pm: Everyone wants pollution levels to come down but this is not a clear-cut solution Odd Even Plan causing hardships to Delhi ppl says PC Chacko,Cong.
1.13 pm: Jallikattu is allowed with proper safeguards and without cruelty to animals-Prakash Javadekar,Environment Minister.
12.53 pm: There are definite positive results of Odd Even Formula. On January 5, PM levels were 391, much less than over 500 in Dec-Delhi Govt in Court.
12.50 pm: I want a grand Ram Temple in Ayodhya,will donate 10 lakhs when construction starts.Will give a gold 'mukut' says Bukkal Nawab,Samajwadi Party.
12.46 pm: SC decides to hear from February 2,appeal by Karnataka Govt against acquittal of Tamil Nadu CM J Jayalalithaa in DA case.
12.29 pm: Security withdrawn for 25 Bollywood stars including Aamir Khan and Shah Rukh Khan.
12.01 pm: Unfortunate decision. It is unconstitutional and against SC judgement-Dr.Chaitanya Koduri,PETA on jallikattu.
11.38 am: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley & Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal at Bengal Global Business Summit in Kolkata.
10.56 am: Senior Advocate Harish Salve to appear for Delhi Government today in High Court in Odd Even Formula matter.
10.45 am: Hope that atmosphere of development & faith created by Mufti ji in J&K will be taken ahead by Mehbooba ji if she becomes CM- MA Naqvi.
10.21 am: Resumption of flights from domestic and international terminals in Delhi to begin shortly as visibility improves.
10.20 am: Germany condemns Pathankot Attack : MEA
10.19 am: Centre allows Jallikattu (Bull taming sport played in Tamil Nadu).
10.09 am: IAS Amitabh Kant, Secretary(Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion) to now be the CEO of NITI Aayog.
9.02 am: Police constable shot dead by unidentified assailants during night patrolling in East Midnapore.
8.39 am: BJP General Secretary Ram Madhav to meet state party leaders in Srinagar today.
8.34 am: Dense fog in Delhi.
8.33 am: Fire broke out earlier today in lower bazar area of Shimla,6 shops gutted.
8.32 am: Bus accident in Tirunelveli(Tamil Nadu) kills 10 people.