Bengaluru, Feb 1: NIA and Crime Branch in a joint operation arrest a suspected ISIS agent from Bhopal.
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1.50 pm: New SSB chief, IPS officer Archana Ramasundram , becomes 1st woman police officer to head a paramilitary force.
12.31 pm: Supreme Court Admits 'Mistake' in Issuing Notice to Arunachal Pradesh Governor.
11.12 pm: IPS officer Archana Ramasundram appointed as DG, SSB. She becomes the first lady IPS officer to head the Central Armed Police Forces.
10.28 pm: One police official dead, 6 injured after a police van falls off a bridge near Chambal River.
9.18 pm: Extremely saddened & shocked to know about Murud incident where 14 students lost lives.My deepest condolences to families, says Devendra Fadnavis.
8.22 pm: Naxal carrying reward of Rs 30 lakh on his head, killed in an encounter with SSB in Jamui district of Bihar.
8.18 pm: India- Bangladesh Foreign Secretary level talks held in Delhi, earlier today.
7.56 pm: Vice President Hamid Ansari arrives in Brunei,meets members of Friendship Association and Indian Chamber of Commerce.
7.54 pm: NIA and Crime Branch in a joint operation arrest ISIS suspect from Bhopal.
7.25 pm: It was an unfortunate event, no Kapu community protesters were involved in it: Kapu leader on train coaches burning incident.
7.20 pm: Had she waited bit we would have provided the woman a wheelchair: Ashwini Lohani (CMD, Air India) on differently abled passenger Anita.
Started an inquiry, agent who booked ticket should have mentioned that a wheelchair was needed: Ashwini Lohani pic.twitter.com/xQ7ewjvQTb— ANI (@ANI_news) February 1, 2016
7.10 pm: We have sent two ambulances and members of our management staff at the spot: SA Inamdar (College trustee) on Murud beach drowning incident.
We took all necessary steps after we got info: SA Inamdar (College trustee) on Murud beach drowning incident pic.twitter.com/Lb1gpIGbSa— ANI (@ANI_news) February 1, 2016
7.00 pm: Murud beach, Raigad (Maharashtra): More than 13 bodies of students recovered till now.
6.55 pm: PDP-BJP have thrown a state into constitutional crisis: Junaid Mattu, NC
6.50 pm: Two-year old falls into a borewell at Valhalla village in Nalgonda district, Andhra Pradesh. Rescue operations underway.
Two-year old falls into a borewell at Valhalla village in Nalgonda district (AP). Rescue operations underway. pic.twitter.com/MLOoJud37t— ANI (@ANI_news) February 1, 2016
6.45 pm: Indian Coast Guard launches search operation after 13 students drowned in Raigad (Maharashtra).
6.40 pm: Karnataka police officer transfer issue: Ballari Deputy superintendent of police (DySP) reinstated in service, notification issued.
6.30 pm: Sad day for Gujarat. State Govt's repeated failure to implement National Food Security Act has finally forced SC to intervene: Ahmed Patel,Congress.
6.25 pm: Shocking attack on students. Instead of listening to them, now Modi Govt is brutally beating them up for protesting against RSS: Rahul Gandhi.
6:11 pm: State BJP leaders to meet General Secretary Ram Madhav today on J&K Govt formation.
5:45 pm: Delhi court takes up chargesheet filed by ED against Dayanidhi Maran,Kalanidhi Maran and Kaveri Kalanidhi in Aircel Maxis case in 2G scam.
5:40 pm: Shocking attack on students.Instead of listening to them, now Modi Govt is brutally beating them up for protesting against RSS, says Rahul Gandhi.
5:33 pm: More than 8 students drown near Murud Beach in Raigad(Maharashtra), Police launch rescue operations.
5:15 pm: We're sorry if any of our stmnts have hurt sentiments of the parents, says Spox, Ryan International School on death of student.
5:00 pm: PDP legislature party meeting ends in Srinagar.
4:59 pm: Party has authorized Mehbooba Muftiji to place party's pov before Guv, which she is doing tomorrow-Naeem Akhtar, PDP on Govt formation in J&K.
4:40 pm: A post office official detained for allegedly spying for Pak, by IB in Pokhran area of Rajasthan's Jaisalmer district, questioning underway.
4:39 pm: An agreement for visa free travel for diplomatic passport holders of 2 countries (India-Afghan) was exchanged in presence of two leaders.
4:38 pm: 'Urine is as effective as Dettol', says Lalu Prasad Yadav
4:15 pm: I'm not a political person, I was never a member of any political party, says Arunchal Pradesh Governor JP Rajkhowa.
4:00 pm: I nowhere mentioned about cow slaughter, MoS Home has already clarified that, says Arunchal Pradesh Governor JP Rajkhowa.
3:45 pm: Sensex falls more than 40 points to close at 24,824.83.
3:30 pm: There is nothing political in this, I am an artist: Hema Malini on land allotment issue.
3:19 pm: Delhi Court has posted the matter for hearing on Feb 3 on Arun Jaitley defamation case against AAP leaders.
3:00 pm: Delhi HC grants four week parole to INLD leader OP Chautala on medical grounds.
2:45 pm: Venkaiah Naidu had to give money to the MCD, that hasn't happened yet. We have provided all docs on us giving money to MCD, says Sanjay Singh.
2:40 pm: Hearing on Arunachal Pradesh crisis continues.
2:31 pm: SC recalls it's notice to Arunachal Governor on President's Rule on ArunachalPradesh Crisis.
2:15 pm: Bharipa Bahujan Mahasangh and other groups protest in Mumbai in Rohith Vemula suicide case.
2.00 pm: India register their third consecutive win in the #U19CWC by beating Nepal with 7 wickets.
1.55 pm: Will look at report, law will take its course, says Surendra Kumar, Media incharge Uttarakhand CM on report on Baba Ramdev's 'Putrajeevak Beej'.
1.50 pm: India and Bangladesh Foreign Secretaries to meet today at 6 pm in Delhi.
1.40 pm: "It is upto Mehbooba ji to do whatever is required, Congress has no role to play", says Congress leader Ghuam Nabi Azad on J&K govt formation.
1.30 pm: Relief for Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje as Supreme Court dismisses plea demanding CBI probe into Dholpur House matter.
1.25 pm: ABVP protests in Delhi against Congress VP Rahul Gandhi's Hyderabad University visit in Rohith Vemula suicide case.
1.20 pm: Padma Bhushan was a complete surprise for me, says Sania Mirza.
French Open is the toughest slam for us to win because it is not our best surface-Sania Mirza pic.twitter.com/OdMpd1rEWp— ANI (@ANI_news) February 1, 2016
1.05 pm: Afghanistan CEO Abdullah Abdullah meets EAM Sushma Swaraj in Delhi.
Afghanistan CEO Abdullah Abdullah meets EAM Sushma Swaraj in Delhi pic.twitter.com/W4qgMEyXF4— ANI (@ANI_news) February 1, 2016
1.00 pm: NHRC issues notices to Commissioner, SDMC and DCP, South West Delhi over reports of drowning of 4 year old boy Ankit in a Municipal school.
12.55 pm: Tamil Nadu CM J Jayalalithaa writes to PM,seeks secure release of 15 fishermen and 69 boats from Sri Lankan custody.
12.50 pm: Delhi Cabinet meeting to take place today, Deputy CM Manish Sisodia to chair the meet over MCD Strike.
12.45 pm: A group of 40 Maoists set six vehicles of a company to fire, including JCB Machine and Tractors late last night in Koraput, Odisha.
MCD salary issue: Workers protests outside Urban Development minister Venkaiah Naidu's residence pic.twitter.com/b2hf2nTKXs— ANI (@ANI_news) February 1, 2016
12.40 pm: Cabinet Committee on Parliamentary affairs to meet on February 4 to decide dates of budget session.
12.05 pm: Delhi L-G Najeeb Jung. to meet sanitation workers at 2 pm.
11.30 am: Delhi: MCD workers protest in Jagatpuri over non payment of dues.
Delhi: MCD workers protest in Jagatpuri over non payment of dues pic.twitter.com/rl2om8tZVb— ANI (@ANI_news) February 1, 2016
10.45 am: 16-year-old dies after being hit by train in Chennai. The teenager was taking selfie on his way back home.
10.08 am: The Governor of Jammu and Kashmir has directed both the BJP and PDP to clarify its stand on the government formation by tomorrow.
9.45 am: Hearing on issue of President's rule in Arunachal Pradesh to be held in Supreme Court today.
8.37 am: I am reviewing the situation with the
officials, Criminals would be punished-AP CM Chandrababu Naidu on
Kapu community protest.
8.22 am: Flight services affected at Delhi Airport due to dense fog in the region, visibility below 75 metre.
7.58 am: Boko Haram burns kids alive in Nigeria, 86 dead: officials.
7.55 am: Kapu community protesters set police station on fire in Tuni city.
Kapu community protesters set police station on fire in Tuni city (East Godavari district, AP) (last night visuals) pic.twitter.com/bdWAIQoPhZ— ANI (@ANI_news) February 1, 2016