Bengaluru, Feb 19: Mobile internet services blocked by Rohtak administration in Rohtak and Jhajjar after Jat quota row. Meanwhile, Kanhaiya Kumar's bail plea hearing in SC today.
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10:13 pm: Jat quota stir: Protesters loot armoury in Rohtak, Haryana.
9:43 pm: Congress rebel Kalikho Pul takes oath as Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister.
9:23 pm: Physical assault on Kumar in the court premises appears to be organised and pre-planned: NHRC report.
9:01 pm: I appeal every brother and sister of Haryana to maintain peace: Rajnath Singh, Home Minister.
8:34 pm: Jat Quota row: Rohtak bus station burnt down by protestors; 8 Haryana roadways buses attacked & 2 dozen shops vandalised.
8:03 pm: If anybody is anti-national, he should be tried by the court not by BJP or ABVP: RPN Singh, Congress.
7:30 pm: President's rule lifted in Arunachal Pradesh.
7:00 pm: Jat quota protest: Curfew imposed in city areas of violence-hit Rohtak and Bhiwani in Haryana.
6.40 pm: India Test captain Virat Kohli visits Golden Temple in Amritsar, Punjab.
6.30 pm: US aircraft hit Islamic State militants in Libya, more than 40 dead: Reuters
6.20 pm: Passenger trains going from Delhi to Haryana,Rajasthan, Punjab & Jammu affected. About 550 trains affected: Anil Saxena,Railways.
6.10 pm: JNUSU Students Council passes resolution condemning Pro-Pakistan sloganeering at the February 9 event in JNU.
5.50 pm: India sees filing of FIR by Pakistan in #PathankotAttack case as a step forward: Sources.
5.45 pm: Son of suspended RJD MLA Rajballabh Yadav detained by police over suspicion of destruction of evidence in a rape case in Bihar.
5.35 pm: Mob vandalized DIG office and police vehicles.Then one of the protesters shot a BSF Jawan: Yashpal Singhal,DGP Haryana on Jat reservation stir.
5.30 pm: Another petition filed in Delhi HC, says Police Commissioner BS Bassi's statement of not opposing bail of Kanhaiya Kumar may hamper trial.
5.25 pm: Nepalese PM KP Sharma Oli received by EAM Sushma Swaraj in Delhi.
Nepalese PM KP Sharma Oli received by EAM Sushma Swaraj in Delhi pic.twitter.com/sgjjXUCVYw— ANI (@ANI_news) February 19, 2016
5.15 pm: HM Rajnath Singh told Haryana CM that 24 companies of paramilitary forces have been sent, assured to send more if needed over Jat Reservation.
5.00 pm: BCCI to file an affidavit in SC pointing out anomalies & difficulties encountered in implementation of Lodha Committee's recommendations.
4.40 pm: Kanhaiya Kumar 's bail plea in HC will not be heard today. Registrar General says additional application in the matter is yet to be filed.
4.18 pm: Lawyers protest in Jammu (J&K) over JNU Row, condem anti-national activities.
4.00 pm: Home Minister Rajnath Singh chairs meeting on Naxal issue, Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik also present.
3.45 pm: Haryana Minister Capt Abhimanyu's house attacked and car set on fire in Rohtak on Jat reservation.
3.30 pm: Bihar Sampark Kranti Express train stopped at Sahibabad (UP) after bomb threat, bomb disposal squad at the spot.
3.25 pm: Congress' request seeking Supreme Court's permission to hold floor test in Arunachal Pradesh assembly to prove its majority declined by SC.
3:00 pm: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at 'Halwa ceremony' marking the beginning of Budget printing process.
2.56 pm: Clash between police and protesters who carried "Thank JNU" poster, and ISIS flags in Srinagar.
2.45 pm: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi interact with locals in his constituency Amethi (UP).
2.30 pm: People who have cases of fake degrees and corruption against them are recommending my expulsion from Assembly, says OP Sharma.
2.10 pm: Security tightened at Patiala House Court ahead of SAR Geelani's bail hearing.
2.00 pm: Woman dies of swine flu in Rajasthan, toll rises to 30.
01.59 pm: Security has been stepped up at the Delhi High Court ahead of the hearing on the bail plea filed by JNU student leader Kanaihya Kumar.
01.50 pm: Today leaders of Left parties,RJD,JDU and NCP will meet President Mukherjee and ask him to intervene in the matter, says Sitaram Yechury
01.35 pm: The manner in which attacks happened in Patiala House Court premises,shows that there is 'jungle raj' in Delhi, says Bihar CM Nitish Kumar
01.20 pm: Left parties call for All India protest from February 23 to February 25 against Central Govt over JNU row.
01.00 pm: Delhi High Court rejects plea against second phase of odd-even formula in Delhi; terms the plea pre-mature.
12.55 pm: AISA woman protester refuses to move from Central Govt office - Shastri Bhavan in Chennai, is forcefully evicted.
12.52 pm: Vijay Rupani elected next Gujarat BJP state President
12.50 pm: Congress opposes BS Bassi's candidature for the post of Central Information Commissioner: Sources
12.45 pm: Police detain CPI workers protesting in Hyderabad over JNU row.
12.38 pm: SC issues notice to Salman Khan on Maharashtra Government's plea challenging his acquittal by Bombay HC in 2002 hit and run case.
12.21 pm: Kanhaiya Kumar's lawyer likely to approach Delhi High Court today.
12.05 pm: Air India's check in and boarding system at Mumbai Airport broken down, passengers are stranded at the Airport.
11.42 am: The Supreme Court has refused to hear the bail plea of Kanhaiya Kumar. Says it can be heard by the High Court.
11.41 am: Not just Kanhaiya Kumar, but there is a threat to the lives of his advocates at the Patiala House Court: Kumar to SC
11.40 am: Sedition charges have been wrongly slapped on me, Kanhaiya Kumar tells SC
11.35 am: Kanhaiya Kumar's lawyers tell the Supreme Court that it is due to security concerns that they have approached the Supreme Court. There have been security issues in the lower courts. Moreover Kumar also told the SC that there is a chance of him being attacked in prison by co-prisoners.
11.25 am: Why have you not approached the High Court asks Supreme Court while hearing Kanhaiya Kumar's bail plea.
11.13 am: Delhi Police also submits their report on Patiala House Court violence in SC.
10.20 am: Jat Reservation row: Jat agitation continues at Sampla (Haryana)
10.08 am: Four railway gangmen killed after being run over by suburban train in Mumbai- PTI.
9.43 am: Europe has "completely failed" in its response to migrant crisis: UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi.
9.13 am: Left supporter students' groups block Darbhanga-New Delhi Bihar Sampark Kranti Express demanding release of Kanhaiya Kumar.
8.40 am: Centre has informed UP govt to check the bonafide of the promoter. This is a bogus company scam: BJP MP Kirit Somaiya on Freedom 251 phone.
8.23 am: We gave ideal Reservation, everyone was satisfied so no one protested: BS Hooda on Jat reservation row.
We gave ideal Reservation, everyone was satisfied so no one protested: BS Hooda on Jat reservation row pic.twitter.com/kTyFeM48ak— ANI (@ANI_news) February 19, 2016
8.00 am: All party meeting called by Haryana CM ML Khattar on Jat quota row.