New Delhi, Feb 3: Most of the terrorist attacks in India emanate from Pakistan and it will have to show some sincerity: Home Minister Rajnath Singh
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2.00 am: A man allegedly got sucked out of Somalian passenger flight after possible explosive blew out fuselage mid-flight.
1.36 am: China proposes to set up a major trade centre worth around USD 450 million in Nepal.
1.06 am: Haryana CM Khattar urges Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu to introduce Shatabdi train between Kurukshetra, Mathura.
12.38 am: Tanzanian student assault case: Karnataka CM looking into the matter. DGP to submit report, some officers likely to face suspension.
10.23 pm: Tata unveils "Zica" (zippy+car), Girish Wagh says they'll relaunch with name changed in view of Zika virus infection.
10.21 pm: We have been working on Zika vaccine for last more than 15 months, claims Dr. Krishna Ella (Chairman & MD Bharat Biotech International Ltd).
10.20 pm: World's first "Zika" virus vaccine made in India, claims scientists in Hyderabad.
9.10 pm: Ministry is now framing a policy to bring a two-year mandatory gap for distinguished service awards
9.09 pm: Defence Min raises objections over awarding Param Vishisht, and Ati Vishisht Seva Medals by armed force to top brass every year.
9.08 pm: We have taken the Tanzanian girl's statement, we are looking into the matter, says NS Megharikh.
9.07 pm: Zero tolerance for mob mindset, taken stringent measures in this case, says NS Megharikh, B'lore Police Commissioner on Tanzanian girl incident.
9.06 pm: I spoke to the Chief Minister Karnataka. He informed me that a criminal case has been registered and four accused have been arrested, says EAM.
9.05 pm: We are deeply pained over the shameful incident with a Tanzanian girl in Bengaluru, says EAM Sushma Swaraj's tweet.
8.38 pm: We have brought Gurpreet and her 8 year old daughter from the refugee camp to our Consulate in Frankfurt: EAM's tweet.
8.30 pm: Lalu Yadav's son-in-law Vineet Yadav's car stolen from his driver at gunpoint near Sikanderpur Metro Station (Delhi) earlier today.
8.10 pm: Our security forces&intelligence agencies not only prevented any damage to our capabilities & assets but achieved it with min casualties, says HM.
8.09 pm: In recent attack on Pathankot airbase there was conscious effort to target sensitive assets of country & to cause large scale casualties, says HM.
7.55 pm: For India, Mumbai & Pathankot terror attacks have signified a tectonic shift, says Home Minister Rajnath Singh.
7.54 pm: India will stand by Pakistan if it takes decisive action against terrorists & their organisations, says HM Rajnath Singh.
7.50 pm: Most of the terrorist attacks in India emanate from Pakistan and it will have to show some sincerity: Home Minister Rajnath Singh.
7.49 pm: To counter such threats we need to undertake sound, preventive, and responsive security measures: HM Rajnath Singh.
7.48 pm: From traditional forms of terrorism, we are now witnessing cyber terrorism, narco terrorism and bio-terrorism: HM Rajnath Singh.
7: 30 pm: Home Minister Rajnath Singh addressing conference on counter terrorism in Jaipur (Rajasthan)
7:00 pm: Yadav Singh arrested, will be produced in court tomorrow: RK Gaur (CBI Press Info Officer) Yadav Singh's arrest.
6:34 pm: Dr Anand Kumar (IPS) appointed Special Director in Intelligence Bureau.
6:32 pm: A K Poddar, IPoS (1987) appointed Chief Vigilance Officer (CVO) in CONCOR New Delhi under Ministry of Railways.
6:15 pm: CBI had registered case against Yadav Singh under sections 409,420,466,467,469, 481 and prevention of corruption act.
6:00 pm: Suspended Noida Authority chief engineer Yadav Singh arrested by CBI in a corruption case
5:42 pm: CBI summoned suspended Noida Authority chief engineer Yadav Singh for questioning in Disproportionate Assets case.
5:20 pm: Bengaluru Police file FIR against unknown persons in Tanzanian student assault case.
5:15 pm: Deonar (Mumbai) dumping ground fire: Congress BMC Councillors protest by wearing pollution masks.
5:06 pm: Learned from Pathankot; very soon GoI will clear everything required for security system to secure periphery, says MoD Sources.
5:00 pm: This is a very irresponsible comment from a person who has been an HM. Congress must apologize, says MA Naqvi,Union Minister on Sushil Shinde.
4:48 pm: Finance Ministry's PPP committee clears roads and port projects envisaging investment of Rs 9,672 crore.
4:30 pm: BJP people took advantage of the situation and spreading garbage on streets: Arvind Kejriwal.
4:10 pm: 10 army jawans trapped in Siachen avalanche; efforts on to rescue them.
4:00 pm: Pak Panel led by Awais Leghari of PML-N MNA proposes Pak must not encourage calls for active support of banned groups in Kashmir: Reports.
3:30 pm: MCD strike: Delhi CM Kejriwal demands CBI probe, blames BJP for strike.
2:54 pm: Massive avalanche in Siachen. Search and rescue operations underway.
2:05 pm: J&K police bust Jaish-e-Mohammed terror module in Handwara. 3 terrorists arrested by the police.
1:54 pm: HC refuses to stay eviction of Congress MP Adhir Chowdhury.
1:30 pm: Cabinet approved allowing Railways to form Joint Venture Companies with State Govts to mobilize resources fr rail projects in States, says Piyush Goyal.
1:10 pm: CCEA approved delinking Rajasthan Electronics and Instruments Ltd (REIL), Jaipur,frm parent company and turn it into independent CPSE, says Piyush Goyal.
1:00 pm: A commander of the Jaish-e-Mohammad and two other terrorists have been arrested in Handwara. It is said that they had infiltrated into Kashmir with an intention of carrying out a major terror attack.
12:37 pm: I am vacating the bungalow, My demand was simple give me 15-20 days time, says Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, Congress.
12:25 pm: Hindu Nyaya Peeth protest against movie 'Mastizaade' outside a theatre in Ludhiana (Punjab).
12:30 pm: Girl allegedly molested by a person onboard Doon Express. Police arrest youth from Kolkata's Bandel Station.
12:25 pm: Delhi LG reaches Home Minister Rajnath Singh's residence
12.20 pm: "I will submit digital evidences against Oommen Chandy, his involvement will be revealed", says Saritha S Nair, accused in solar scam.
12.15 pm: MCD Doctor strike matter: Delhi HC issues notice to Delhi Govt,East & North Municipal Corporation,Resident doc association, Med. council, IMA.
12 noon: Vyapam Scam: SC says,"will hear bail plea of all accused together" after 1 of accused sought early hearing of his bail plea before CJI bench.
11.55 am: Sardara Singh backed out of our relationship & is now not taking my calls or responding to message, alleges Complainant.
He (Sardara Singh) backed out of our relationship & is now not taking my calls or responding to messages-Complainant pic.twitter.com/Uob5221n1z— ANI (@ANI_news) February 3, 2016
11.45 am: Congress cannot play any role as we are no where party in so far as Govt formation (J&K) is concerned- Ghulam Nabi Azad, Congress
11.35 am: Union Cabinet meeting ends.
11.30 am: SC allows construction of Railway line which passes through Mahananda national park,asks WB Govt to issue notification within 2 months.
Even in the midst of global slowdown, India has comparatively stood out-FM Jaitley pic.twitter.com/UB0WjfT2th— ANI (@ANI_news) February 3, 2016
Former J&K CM Farooq Abdullah pays homage to senior Congress leader Balram Jakhar in Delhi pic.twitter.com/0KOg6jzCSB— ANI (@ANI_news) February 3, 2016
11.15 am: FM Arun Jaitley speaking at Invest Karnataka 2016-Global Investors Meet in Bengaluru.
DMK Chief Karunanidhi pays floral tribute to former TN CM C.N. Annadurai on his death anniversary in Chennai. pic.twitter.com/I2LBJX1bhL— ANI (@ANI_news) February 3, 2016
11.05 am: No relief to Congress' Adhir R Chowdhury, Delhi HC double bench rejects plea seeking stay on Central Govt's order to evacuate Govt bungalow.
11.00 am: MCD workers protest in Nirman Vihar (Delhi) over non payment of salary dues.
10.50 am: SC allows Maharashtra Govt to organize event at Mumbai's Girgaum Chowpatty beach.
10.35 am: Traffic jam at NH 24 (Delhi) as MCD workers continue with their protest over non payment of salary dues
Traffic jam at NH 24 (Delhi) as MCD workers continue with their protest over non payment of salary dues pic.twitter.com/bfjMFgkUXq— ANI (@ANI_news) February 3, 2016
9.50 am: Uttar Pradesh ATS arrested Saudi based LeT Commander Abdul Aziz from Lucknow airport late last night.
9.33 am: MCD Doctors Association to move Delhi
HC asking for their services to be transferred from MCD to Delhi
9.23 am: Nagpur bench of Bombay HC asks citizens to raise voice against corruption and asks them to not pay taxes if govt fails to control corruption.
8.53 am: Union Cabinet meeting scheduled to take place this morning.
8.35 am: A person alleged to be a sympathiser of the ISIS has been detained by the Goa ATS. He is being questioned by the ATS and intelligence bureau officials.
8.00 am: First US Zika Virus transmission reported, sexual transmission cited.