6:50 pm: 4 fire tenders rushed to the spot to douse the grade 1 fire.
6:30 pm: Fire breaks out in a building at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST) station in Mumbai; no casualty has been reported so far.
6:00 pm: NCP chief Sharad Pawar admits to advantage from Quota push, faces flak for brazen votebank politics.
5:34 pm: Congress takes to the streets in Bhopal - protests against the Madhya Pradesh exam scam as Rajnath jumps to CM's defence.
5:11 pm: A 12-member committee of DU principals set up to look into the issue of admissions under three year undergraduate course - PTI.
4:33 pm: Close shave for 150 passengers onboard AI flight as the damaged boarding staircase hit the aircraft during departure.
4:00 pm: 'Sex education necessary but without vulgarisation', says Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan.
3.45 pm: Delhi: ABVP students celebrate the roll back of FYUP
Delhi: ABVP students celebrate the roll back of FYUP pic.twitter.com/AsAv0TpWTZ— ANI (@ANI_news) June 27, 2014
3.25 pm: Pranab Mukherjee accepts resignation of Nagaland Governor Ashwani Kumar.
2.20 pm: Congress stages protest in Bhopal in connection with the MP exam scam.
1.50 pm: Delhi University offically rolls back FYUP, VC issues a statement.
1.30 pm: Students of ABVP continue to protest outside DU Vice Chancellor's residence, demand admissions under pre-FYUP format to start immediately.
12.29 pm: FYUP scrapped, Delhi University writes to UGC saying it will start admissions under 3-year programme - Reports
12.20 pm: 'Media forcing me to speak when I shouldn't': Education Minister Smriti Irani on row over Delhi University's four-year undergraduate course.
11.55 pm: SC extends interim bail of Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal till July 1 when his plea for regular bail will be heard
11.38 am: Congress hits out at Harsh Vardhan says his statement on banning sex education 'exposes his medival mindset.' (read more)
11.36 am: President of India condoles the loss of lives in GAIL gas pipeline explosion.
11.01 am: Home Minister Rajnath Singh chairs a meeting of State Chief Secretaries and DGPs.
10.52 am: PM announces an ex-gratia relief of Rs. 2 lakh for the next of kin of those who have lost their lives in the GAIL pipeline fire in AP today (read more)
10.51 am: Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan to visit site of GAIL pipeline explosion.
10.40 am: Oil and Natural Gas Corporation shuts gasfield in Andhra Pradesh following GAIL pipeline fire: PTI
10.28 am: Global number of unschooled children aged 6 to 11 still as high as 58 million, showing little overall improvement since 2007: UNESCO report.
9.30 am: Gail explosion updates: 12 killed, 18 critically injured (read more)
9.08 am: Minutes after an explosion took place at Gail pipeline in Guntur, Prime Minister tweeted-
I have spoken to the Petroleum Minister, Cabinet Secretary & GAIL Chairman and asked them to ensure immediate relief at the accident site.— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) June 27, 2014
8.50 am: Andhra Pradesh government orders probe into the GAIL pipeline explosion.
8.36 am: Collector of East Godavari district in Andhra Pradesh confirms that 3 people have been killed in the GAIL pipeline explosion: Times Now reports.
8.27 am: 11 burnt alive and 15 injured in a big explosion of a GAIL gas pipeline at Nagaram in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh.
8.25 am: UGC rejects DU's latest proposal seeking compromise on the FYUP issue.
8.10 am: Fire at ONGC site in Andhra Pradesh kills three.