Bengaluru, Sept 1: Prime accused in sensational Sheena Bora murder case, Indrani Mukherjea's first husband Siddharth Das talked to media for the first time in connection with the mystery, while throwing more light on the murky case.
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11:45 pm: Firing by Police on Red sanders smugglers in Tirupati forest range,Andhra Pradesh.(ANI)
11:32 pm: Jailed JDU MLA Anant Singh resigns from the party.
10:20 pm: FIR registered against Radhe Maa in Borivali Police Station (Mumbai) on a complaint filed by Dolly Bindra.
FIR has been registered under sections 354, 354A, 354B, 354C, 109, 294, 504 & 506 of IPC.
10:10 pm: Engineering student commits suicide at Kazipet railway track in Warangal.
9:50 pm: 16 TN fishermen arrested by SL Navy: CM Jayalalithaa writes to PM Modi seeking his personal intervention in matter.
9:15 pm: Our recommendation is that 115JB (IT act) is really nt attracted in so far as FIIsorFPIs are concerned prior to 1April,2015: Justice AP Shah.
He further said, "After 1April 2015 they are covered by amendment but issue which was referred to committee was in respect of prior period."
8:52 pm: School students in Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh) march in support of Gita press publication house.
8:45 pm: It will be a wonderful strike (by trade unions) tomorrow throughout country: Gurudas Dasgupta (AITUC, Gen Secy).
It is against the manner in which Govt is trying to change labor law against the workers to benefit the corporates: Gurudas Dasgupta
8:38 pm: Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) clears acquisition of 4 squadrons of Mi-17 V5 (48) from Russia worth Rs 6966 crore.
8:30 pm: Rafale deal: Negotiation Committee briefs DAC about progress so far, DAC gave go ahead; Negotiations on.
8:00 pm: Ishant Sharma banned for 1 Test for breaching ICC Code of Conduct in the third Test against Sri Lanka.
Dinesh Chandimal has also been suspended for one match; Lahiru Thirimanne and Dhammika Prasad have been fined 50% of their match fees.
7:41 pm: I have accepted on recommendation CBDT & Dept of revenue the report of Justice AP Shah panel dated 25th august : FM Arun Jaitley
7.17 pm: One person has been arrested in connection with the Udhampur attack from Kashmir by the National Investigating Agency.
7:10 pm: Sri Lanka Navy arrests 16 Indian fishermen
6:50 pm: NIA arrested Showkat Ahmed Bhat who was involved in transporting 4 LeT terrorists, including Naveed, who was caught alive in Udhampur attack
6:20 pm: Bihar is on the path of progress, says Bihar Chief Minsiter Nitish Kumar
6:00 pm: In a major development in connection with the murder case of Professor MM Kalburgi, the CID has found a CCTV footage. The footage shows two people on a bike, who signalled to a car saying, "job done".
5:30 pm: OROP only for servicemen, says Arun Jaitley
5:00 pm: 16 dead after a bus fell into gorge in Kinnaur district of Himachal Pradesh
4:50 pm: Gang of thieves smashed in Punjab.
4:30 pm: Kashmiri separatist leader Masarat Alam re-arrested
4:15 pm: Both Sheena Bora and Mikhail Bora are my children, both were born in Guwahati in 1987 & 1988 respectively, says Siddhartha Das
3:55 pm: I wasn't financially sound: Siddhartha Das on being asked why didn't he try to establish contact with his children.
3:40 pm: I never married Indrani, we were living together. Never denied that Sheena is my daugther, says Sidartha Das
3:20 pm: I saw unmistakable signs of the possible defeat on his face (PM), that was a good sight for us: Manoj Jha, RJD
3:10 pm:Residences of 5 Manipur State Ministers set on fire in Churachandpur over ILPS issue.
3:05 pm: Residences of 5 Manipur lawmakers set on fire in Churachandpur
(31/08/15) Residences of 5 Manipur lawmakers set on fire in Churachandpur pic.twitter.com/nfQHXWYUmR— ANI (@ANI_news) September 1, 2015
2:59 pm: Fire break out at a wool factory in Ludhiana (Punjab); Fire tenders at work.
Fire break out at a wool factory in Ludhiana (Punjab); Fire tenders at work. pic.twitter.com/s6cNBRIdTw— ANI (@ANI_news) September 1, 2015
2.50 pm: CBI court finds 13 guilty of murdering Paul Muthoot George.
2.30 pm: "Hearing Modiji speak in public, I increasingly wonder if he would ever be able to improve his understanding & use of facts and figures", says Bihar CM Nitish Kumar.
1.55 pm: BP Ed Degree holders protest against State Govt regarding permanent jobs in Lucknow, set police jeep on fire.
1.40 pm: Bengaluru: Police forms four teams as part of its probe into the murder of noted Kannada scholar MM Kalburgi.
1.45 pm: "Nitish Kumar allied with Cong, who jailed Jai Prakash Narayan. He abandoned JP Narayan's ideology", says PM Modi.
1.42 pm: Sensex falls over 550 points to 25,693.47.
1:39 pm: PM Modi now addressing the rally in Bhagalpur, Bihar.
1:36 pm: PM Modi asks supporters who had climbed up the scaffolding to watch the rally to climb down immediately.
1:25 pm: BPED Degree holders protest against State Government in Lucknow, police lathicharge protesters.
BPED Degree holders protest against State Government in Lucknow, police lathicharge protesters pic.twitter.com/0sJpkSZAnA— ANI (@ANI_news) September 1, 2015
1: 15 pm: PM Narendra Modi to arrive at rally venue in Bhagalpur, Bihar shortly
PM Narendra Modi to arrive at rally venue in Bhagalpur, Bihar shortly pic.twitter.com/xqDXrD7ovT— ANI (@ANI_news) September 1, 2015
1:14 pm: BJP is doing great injustice to the people of Assam: Assam CM Tarun Gogoi
12:45 pm: Unhone (Hamid Ansari) kya kaha hai aur kis sandarbh mein kaha hai isey samajhna chahiye pehley: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar
12:36 pm: If there are still communities left that need affirmative action, it should be welcomed: Sandeep Dikshit, Cong
If there are still communities left that need affirmative action, it should be welcomed: Sandeep Dikshit, Cong pic.twitter.com/7VUH1a8lxD— ANI (@ANI_news) September 1, 2015
12:34 pm: Suicide bomber kills six in northwest Pakistan
12:20 pm: Bengaluru: Resident Doctors strike demanding increment in stipend
Bengaluru: Resident Doctors strike demanding increment in stipend pic.twitter.com/UQp7OX9cfl— ANI (@ANI_news) September 1, 2015
12:10 pm: If we can spend so much money on advertising, we should try spending to save lives in city: AAP MLA Pankaj Pushkar.
12:09 pm: Congress leader Nitin Raut demands creation of 22 new districts in Maharashtra.
Congress leader Nitin Raut demands creation of 22 new districts in Maharashtra pic.twitter.com/173fCi5v0J— TIMES NOW (@TimesNow) September 1, 2015
11:56 am: Do you believe Indrani could do this?: Reporter there's a chance: Sidhartha Das
11:49 am: I remember as a 9 year old kid listening to AIR reports on radio, 1965 was a victory for India: Raksha Mantri Manohar Parrikar at a seminar.
11:27 am: State has to correct discrimination against Muslims: Vice President Hamid Ansari.
11:25 am: Google teams up with drugmaker sanofi to fight diabetes.
11: 10 am: Status of GST readiness of Union Govt and State Govts needs to be reviewed, we should be prepared: Hasmukh Adhia
10:58 am: Amit Shah calls for a meeting with Union Ministers and senior BJP leaders regarding MUDRA Bank functionality and implementation.
10:49 am: I want death penalty for the people who did this: Siddharth Das (ex-husband) on Sheena bora death probe.
10:48 am: VP's affirmative action for Muslims comment draws VHP's ire
10:37 am: Pained with Sheena's death:Indrani Mukerjea's first husband Sidhartha Das.Follow the full story on
10:27 am: Three service chiefs speaking at the Tri-Service seminar on Indo-Pak War 1965 in Delhi
Three service chiefs speaking at the Tri-Service seminar on Indo-Pak War 1965 in Delhi pic.twitter.com/cNrWBLr23I— ANI (@ANI_news) September 1, 2015
10:20 am: I spoke to Sheena. She claimed to be unhappy: Indrani Mukerjea's first husband Sidhartha Das to
10:19 am: Sheena was born in February 1987: Indrani Mukerjea's first husband Sidhartha Das
10:10 am: Lankan Navy arrests 16 TN fishermen
10:02 am: Sheena & Mikhail are my children. I'm ready to go for a DNA test: Indrani Mukerjea's first husband Sidhartha Das
9:50 am: This rally is people response to "swabhimaan rally", there is more crowd than the capacity of the ground: Shahnawaz Hussain on Bhagalpur rally.
9:27am: Modi Govt has brought the nation to a very problematic state: Pramod Tiwari (Cong)
Modi Govt has brought the nation to a very problematic state: Pramod Tiwari (Cong) pic.twitter.com/LOJu6jtMRC— ANI (@ANI_news) September 1, 2015
9:24 am: Three dead, scores injured in Manipur violence
9:15 am: 19th day of Havaldar Major Singh's hunger strike as form of protest for #OROP at Jantar Mantar (Delhi)
8:48 am: Indrani and Khanna drove to Raigad with Sheena's body 'seated' between them: Cops
8:46 am: Bhubaneswar (31/08/15): Violence after Baba Surender Mishra arrested
Bhubaneswar (31/08/15): Violence after Baba Surender Mishra arrested pic.twitter.com/JaF4iP8QwA— ANI (@ANI_news) September 1, 2015
8:30 am: Flood like situation in Jalpaiguri (WB), NDRF carry out rescue ops
Flood like situation in Jalpaiguri (WB), NDRF carry out rescue ops (31.8.15) pic.twitter.com/k3BipgmnrW— ANI (@ANI_news) September 1, 2015
Panigate (Vadodara) police vehicle falls off Tarsali flyover killing two persons and injuring four.
Preparations for PM's rally in Bhagalpur, Bihar. pic.twitter.com/yVqz3dcLnV— ANI (@ANI_news) September 1, 2015
8:10 am:It's for India, Pak to decide on their relationship: US
8:00 am: Preparations for PM's rally in Bhagalpur, Bihar.