News Flash: Rajeev Shukla appointed Chairman of IPL Governing Council
Bengaluru, April 6: Prime Minister Narendra Modi greets BJP's workers and well-wishers on party's 'Sthapana Diwas'.
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11:00 pm: Would like to thank BCCI for reposing faith in me, said Rajiv Shukla on being chosen as IPL Chairman.
10:14 pm: Prince Karim Aga Khan arrives in Delhi.
9:45 pm: BJP is the beneficiary of religious polarisation in India, said Congress leader Sanjay Jha on Church attack reports.
9:21 pm: Modi to do a Madison square in Shanghai during China visit.
9:04 pm: It is essential to understand what we are trying to do, said Nitin Gadkari on Land Bill.
8:33 pm: Ali Babacan (Deputy PM, Turkey) meets Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in Delhi.
8:11 pm: Sheikh Rashid Ghannouchi (head of Al-Nahda movement in Tunisia) meets EAM Sushma Swaraj in Delhi.
7.30 pm: Nepal's government appoints Deep Kumar Upadhyay as its next ambassador to India, ending a three-year period without an envoy in New Delhi.
7.15 pm: State government will not interfere in Mumbai Development Plan (DP) in anyway. It is and will be prerogative of Municipal Corporations only, says Maharashtra CM.
7.00 pm: We gave Rs 10,000/acre as compensation to farmers, and that too when farmers used to get good prices for what they produced, says Haryana former CM BS Hooda.
6.45 pm: ISIS militants reportedly kidnap about 300 Kurds in Syria.
6.30 pm: PM Narendra Modi meets top Muslim leaders, promises full support to the community.
6.20 pm: Rajeev Shukla appointed Chairman of IPL Governing Council.
6.15 pm: Facebook rolls out 11 new visual & interactive guidelines to make privacy settings more accessible.
6.00 pm: This is strong step in the direction of merger, every party has agreed to it, says Bihar CM Nitish Kumar on Janata Parivar merger.
5.45 pm: Wreath laying ceremony to honor policemen who got martyred in militant attack in Shopian, Jammu Kashmir.
Shopian (J&K): Wreath laying ceremony to honor policemen who got martyred in militant attack pic.twitter.com/FDVVk9NPSq— ANI (@ANI_news) April 6, 2015
5.30 pm: BJP President Amit Shah meets party workers in Delhi.
5.10 pm: Goa CM reacts to hidden cam issue, claims that his state is a safest destination for tourists.
4.55 pm: Congress strongly condemns the remarks of PM Modi on judiciary, says Digvijaya Singh
4.15 pm: Saradha scam: Kunal Ghosh and Sudipto Sen produced before court.
4.02 pm: Senior leaders of Muslim community meet PM Narendra Modi
3.44 pm: Government tells UPSC to go ahead with civil service results based on court order on Jat reservation
3.25 pm: Parkash Singh Badal government being run by mafia, says Punjab Congress chief, Partap Singh Bajwa
3.10 pm: Jashpur BJP MP Ranvijay Singh Judeo's brother Vikramaditya allegedly kills college principal under his car over property dispute.
2.30 pm: IAF aircraft crashes in Chitrakoot, UP. Pilots seen ejecting seconds before the crash.
2.05 pm: IAS officer DK Ravi death: CBI says Karnataka govt can't set conditions for probe, returns notification
Bhopal: Congress protest against Morena incident pic.twitter.com/H9ZSkN8r48— ANI (@ANI_news) April 6, 2015
1.50 pm: Firing reported from Amshi Pora area of Shopian, J&K; details awaited.
1.15 pm: Policeman shot at in a militant attack at Baramullah of Jammu and Kashmir.
12.55 pm: Almost all Indians to be evacuated from Yemen by this evening, says Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar
12.45 pm: Madhya Pradesh CM announces SIT probe into killing of cop by sand mafia in Morena.
12.30 pm: PM Modi's statement on judiciary is outrageous, also amounts to contempt of court: Prashant Bhushan
12.20 pm: CBI notice to TMC national general secretary, asks to submit financial details.
12.05 pm: New Delhi: Locals protest in fury over the road rage in which a man beaten to death
11.55 am: New Delhi: Congress protests against AAP government outside MCD office
11.35 am: Centre trying to strengthen economic federalism, states have been hugely empowered, says Finance Minister Arun Jaitley
11.15 am: Ruckus in Jammu and Kashmir Assembly over flood relief operations.
11.10 am: Defence Minister Manohar Parikkar criticize UPA government, says the previous govt wasn't serious about implementing the projects
10:55 am: Environment protection and development needs to go hand in hand, says Prime Minister Narendra Modi
10:45 am: Delhi Police arrests a wanted criminal under charges of sexual and physical assault both registered in UK.
10.35 am: PM Narendra Modi launches national air quality index to monitor pollution level in 10 cities.
10:30 am: Union Defence Minister Manohar Parikkar inaugurates heritage photo gallery in Mumbai.
10.15 am: AAP always preach one thing and practice another, says Nalin Kohli, BJP on VIP posters
10.00 am: PC Chacko slams AAP on VIP posters, says it has become worst example of what they have criticized in the past.
9.50 am: BJP always politicize executive and judiciary whenever they are in power, says Congress leader PC Chacko
9.40 am: UP: Fire break out in a residential building in Meerut, 6 dead and 2 injured.
9.33 am: PDP chief spokesperson Dr Sameer Kaul resigns from party, calls it ultra right
9.20 am: Bangladesh's highest court rejects final appeal by Islamist leader, Mohammad Kamaruzzaman, to overturn his death sentence: AFP
8.49 am: Haryana CM ML Khattar participates in Run for Swachh Bharat at Nehru Park in Delhi
Haryana CM ML Khattar participates in Run for Swachh Bharat at Nehru Park in Delhi pic.twitter.com/P5JKw3R5IJ— ANI (@ANI_news) April 6, 2015
8.22 am: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the two-day conference of State Environment & Forest Ministers in Delhi today
8.20 am: Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis win Miami Masters women's doubles title
8.00 am: Prime Minister Narendra Modi greets BJP's workers and well-wishers on party's 'Sthapana Diwas'