ngaluru, May 5: Ex-IAF chief SP Tyagi will be questioned today by ED alongwith his two cousin brothers, in money laundering probe in the AgustaWestland matter.
Meanwhile, polling began for the sixth and final phase of the West Bengal Assembly elections.
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12.31 am: Tremors felt in parts of Uttarakhand including Nainital, Chamauli, Bhimtal, Pithoragar.
11.09 pm: Naxals attack an iron mine in Dantewada (Chhattisgarh) and burn down equipment, exchange fire with CISF.
11.08 pm: One dead, nine injured after a 440 volt wire falls on them in Nalanda district's Deepnagar (Bihar).
10.54 pm: 2 coaches of Thiruvananthapuram Mail derail in Pattabiram (Chennai), no casualties reported.
10.53 pm: The condition of Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj continues to be stable and showing improvement, infroms AIIMS.
10.52 pm: Goa: St Cruz MLA Atanasio Monserrate (Babush) arrested for allegedly raping a minor, being taken for medical.
10.51 pm: Spoke to MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan regarding Simhastha tragedy.He's confident of putting everything in order bfore mrning, says HM Rajnath Singh.
10.50 pm: Four dead in Saudi raid on 'terror' cell near Mecca: ministry.
9.35 pm: WATCH: Visuals of Simhasth Kumbh 2016 site in Ujjain where tents collapsed due to strong winds&heavy downpour. 7 dead.
9.02 pm: Victim's mother who's 2nd accused in case also arrested on charges of trafficking, says Karthik Kashyap,SP (crime branch).
9.01 pm: He is a friend, he has a right to say whatever he wants, about me: Actor Amitabh Bachahan on Amar Singh.
8.41 pm: Kerala Law student rape & murder: BJP President Amit Shah arrives in Perumbavoor to meet victim's family.
8.40 pm: Faridabad (Haryana): Police inspector Amit Kumar arrested in journalist Pooja Tiwari death case under Section 306 (Abetment of suicide.
8.39 pm: Ujjain:MP govt announces compensation of Rs 2 lakh each to families of deceased, Rs 50,000 each to critically injured victims Simhasth Kumbh.
8.38 pm: 7 people dead & over 80 injured after a pandal collapsed due to strong winds & heavy rainfall during Simhasth Kumbh2016 in Ujjain,MP.
8.37 pm: Goa: St Cruz MLA Atanasio Monserrate (Babush) who was booked for allegedly raping a minor, arrested.
8.36 pm: Heavy rainfall in Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) brings minimum temperature to 10 degree Celsius.
8.05 pm: We have requested one special train Valley on Wheels, for tourism in Kashmir: Mehbooba Mufti, J&K CM.
8.00 pm: Ujjain: Visuals from Simhasth Kumbh2016 where 6 died&over 80 got injured after tents collapsed due to heavy downpour.
7.58 pm: Delhi: Communist Party Secretary of Shanghai Han Zheng meets Minister of State for External Affairs VK Singh.
7.48 pm: Anantnag (J&K): J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti flags off new trains between Banihal-Baramulla and Baramulla-Budgam7.48 pm: Anantnag (J&K): J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti flags off new trains between Banihal-Baramulla and Baramulla-Budgam.
7.25 pm: Anguished over the loss of lives at the Kumbh due to heavy rains. May Almighty give strength to the bereaved families to overcome the grief.
Anguished over the loss of lives at the Kumbh due to heavy rains. May Almighty give strength to the bereaved families to overcome the grief.— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) May 5, 2016
7.20 pm: Today's election had been historic as around 9400 people who for the first time became citizens of India, also cast their votes: EC.
Overall voter turnout in 6th & final phase of WB election, likely to go up when we complie all figures: EC pic.twitter.com/swHpuzlGDT— ANI (@ANI_news) May 5, 2016
7.15 pm: Overall polling % recorded in 25 constituencies in 6th & final phase of West Bengal Assembly election is 84.24% till 5PM: EC.
7:11 pm: AIADMK promises free mobile phone to all ration card holders i its party manifesto.
6:41 pm: 7 killed, 70 injured as 'pandals' collapse due to heavy rain at Ujjain's Kumbh Mela.
6:20 pm: AIADMK promises 100 units of free power for all in its manifesto for May 16 Tamil Nadu Assembly elections.
6.00 pm: FIR registered against TMÇ candidate from Natabari (Coochbehar) Rabindra Nath Gosh for violating secrecy of vote by entering to voting compartment and threatening the presiding officer.
5.45 pm: Computerised draw of lots for selection of "yatris" for Kailash Mansarovar Yatra to be held tomorrow.
5.30 pm: IAF's Su 30 lands at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska (USA) after formation flying during Red Flag 2016 exercise.
5:23 pm: 33 Revenue officers/officials, including 7 Group 'A' officers, have been prematurely retired for non-performance: Report
5:15 pm: Jiah Khan suicide case: Argument on framing of charges against Sooraj Pancholi to continue on 20th May.
5:00 pm: Our alliance government will work tirelessly for the betterment of youth, fishermen and farmers: Sonia Gandhi.
4:44 pm: Congress President Sonia Gandhi addresses a rally in Puducherry.
4:40 pm: We do not want to do politics over water, we'll help state govts in any way we can: Suresh Prabhu, Railway Minister.
4:30 pm: BJP National President Amit Shah appoints a 3-member committee on growing atrocities on women in Kerala.
4:19 pm: ED writes to income tax and financial intelligence unit for transaction of officials allegedly involved in AgustaWestland deal kickbacks.
3:57 pm: St Cruz MLA Atanasio Monserrate (Babush) who was booked for allegedly raping a minor, surrenders before crime branch of Goa police.
3:35 pm: The Supreme Court has adjourned hearing in the J Jayalalithaa case to Tuesday. Special Public Prosecutor for Karnataka B V Acharya sought more time to conclude his arguments. He will conclude his arguments on Tuesday.
3:32 pm: Armed miscreants rob more than Rs 50 lakh from Bank of India branch in Jharsuguda in Odisha.
3:25 pm: Centre never criticized UP Govt over Dadri incident.We said it's a sad incident,sought a report&offered all possible assistance-Rijiju in RS.
3:20 pm: Govt has appointed Vice Adm Sunil Lanba at present FOC-in-C Western Naval Commd as next CNS wef afternoon of 31/5: Ministry of Defence.
SC asked:Why is this question arising.Our order on NEET is in operation.We never said do or nt to do.No need fr clarification from court now.
3:15 pm: UP CM Akhilesh Yadav requests GOI for 10,000 water tankers to distribute water in Bundelkhand from available water resources around region.
3:08 pm: Subramanian Swamy to court: Will submit list of witnesses who would depose against Gandhis on next date of hearing i.e 16th July.
3:05 pm: National Herald case: Subramanian Swamy told court today that he is waiting for DHC orders on summoning of documents from Central Ministries.
3:00 pm: Pictures of Delhi to Bhubaneswar Vistara flight UK 709 which was grounded in Bhubaneswar after a bird hit.
Pictures of Delhi to Bhubaneswar Vistara flight UK 709 which was grounded in Bhubaneswar after a bird hit. pic.twitter.com/uOW5ZpfjqW— ANI (@ANI_news) May 5, 2016
2:55 pm: RS Vice-Chairman expunges TMC's Sukhendu Sekhar Roy statement against Congress Jairam Ramesh during processings in the House today.
2:50 pm: Cause of the incident will be thoroughly investigated. Whoever found guilty will not be spared: DM Rajesh Kumar.
2:45 pm: 2 children dead and 28 fell sick after consuming mid-day meal in Mathura (UP).
2.30 pm: Patiala house court adjourns the matter till 16th of July in National Herald case.
2.15 pm: Overall poll percentage for the 6th phase in WB elections at 1 PM is 61.88%.
2.00 pm: NGT directed UP Chief Secy, Ghaziabad DM, police officers, Loni SDM, Electric Dept and Nagar Nigam to close all industries operating illegally.
1.23 pm: Police releases sketch of suspect in the law student rape and murder case in Kerala.
1.15 pm: After meeting MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan, PM said he was delighted to know about the usage of technology and the focus on cleanliness at Simhasth.
1.00 pm: Arun Jaitley in LS dismisses withdrawal of 1% excise duty on gold.
12.45 pm: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has appreciated the extensive arrangements made for devotees and tourists at Ujjain Simhasth.
12.34 pm: All 50 passengers and 7 crew on-board our Airbus 320 aircraft are safe. Engineering team inspecting the aircraft conducting repairs, says Vistara
12.20 pm: Vistara flight UK709 Delhi to Bhubaneswar experienced bird hit on approach,continued to a safe landing at Biju Patnaik Int'l Airport, says Vistara.
12.15 pm: We are pushing in more capital into banks, says Arun Jaitley in Lok Sabha.
11.30 am: A team has been appointed to investigate law student murder case, says Kerala DGP T.P. Senkumar.
11.38 am: Keenan-Reuben murder case: All four, guilty of murder, have been sentenced to life imprisonment till death.
11.33 am: All 4 accused found guilty in Keenan Reuben murder case.
Bangladesh court upholds top Islamist leader's death
10.20 am: Home Minister Rajnath Singh chairs internal security meet at MHA; NSA Ajit Doval, Army Chief General Dalbir Singh and Manohar Parrikar present.
9.53 am: PM Narendra Modi may visit mother of Dalit woman brutally raped, murdered in Kerala.
9.20 am: Maharashtra Police has alerted IRCTC that the e-commerce website has been hacked and some data has been stolen.
8.24 pm: 10 killed and several injured after bus falls off a bridge in Chhattisgarh.
8.00 am: Polling begins for the sixth and final phase of the West Bengal Assembly elections
Polling begins for the sixth and final phase of the West Bengal Assembly elections, visuals from Cooch Behar. pic.twitter.com/S6FMyC0sxm— ANI (@ANI_news) May 5, 2016