News in brief (Jan 6)
Bengaluru, Jan 6: One UP constable accused of alleged rape, arrested in Badaun, Uttar Pradesh.
Follow all the latest news updates here:
10:00 pm: AirAsia crash: 2 more bodies recovered, metal objects located
9:15 pm: Delhi mall gets 'bomb threat' call
8:05 pm: Don't play politics with our soldiers: Amit Shah to Congress
7:11 pm: Badaun case: Court gives CBI time till Jan 16 to file evidence
7:00 pm: Election Commission of India (ECI) should investigate all these serious developments, said AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal on fake voter controversy in Delhi.
6:15 pm: Yuvraj Singh evaded questions on not being selected for World Cup squad by the selectors of Team India.
5:00 pm: 15-member team for ICC World Cup announced. Family members, friends, relatives celebrated outside Umesh Yadav's residence in Nagpur.
4:30 pm: Medical opinion was a major concern, considering new data to take investigation forward, said Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Sunanda Pushkar death case.
4:12 pm: Now will know how Sunanda died, it won't remain a mystery, her death has not died a death, said senior journalist Nalini Singh on Sunanda Pushkar's death case.
3:55 pm: We have not been provided with copies of postmortem report and other reports of inquiry like CFSL report till date, said Shashi Tharoor on Sunanda Pushkar death case.
3.45 pm: Raosaheb Patil Danve appointed as Maharashtra BJP president.
3.33 pm: BJP youth wing takes out protest march to Congress headquarters against party's position on Coast Guard's Porbandar operation.
3.25 pm: I want to establish a principle, no matter who it is. There is a right to life. No one can deprive it: Subramanian Swamy on Sunanda Pushkar
3.10 pm: Dhoni (c), Dhawan, Rohit, Virat, Raina, Rayudu, Jadeja , Ashwin Axar, Bhuvi, Ishant, Shami, Binny, Umesh - India's world cup squad
3.05 pm: FIR is happening after a year. Police should look into this unbiasedly: Rashid Alvi, Congress
2.55 pm: Delhi HC sets aside Rs 3 lakh fine imposed by trial court on ex-CM Sheila Dikshit for not appearing in defamation case filed by her.
2.30 pm: Delhi police commissioner says Sunanda Pushkar was murdered. Delhi police to initiate a case of murder: Times Now (Delhi Police says Sunanda Pushkar was murdered)
2.20 pm: Pakistani troops start firing in Thakurpura area in Jammu's Samba sector.
1.35 pm: India salutes braveheart Devendra Singh who was killed by Pakistani firing in Samba sector, J&K
India salutes braveheart Devendra Singh who was killed by Pakistani firing in Samba sector, J&K pic.twitter.com/iMr9SoyWQm— TIMES NOW (@timesnow) January 6, 2015
1.20 pm: National Investigation Agency director Sharad Kumar reaches Guwahati to begin probe into recent massacres by Bodo militants in Assam.
12.55 pm: 12 Ukraine soldiers killed in crash between bus, military vehicles in east: national guard
12.24 pm: Delhi High Court rules out lifting ban on Uber and Ola cab services.
12.23 pm: "Government must walk the talk. Why are they not taking a tough stand against Pakistan?" asks Congress.
12.10 pm: Bombay HC grants Rahul Gandhi exemption from personal appearance in a defamation case in Bhiwandi court tomorrow.
Delhi : Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani addresses state education ministers at Vigyan Bhawan pic.twitter.com/OTByAjsfcN— ANI (@ANI_news) January 6, 2015
11.46 am: Patna HC stays Bihar Assembly Speaker's decision to expel 4 JDU MLAs for cross voting in Rajya Sabha election.
11.45 am: 2 girls allegedly commit suicide at District Institute for Education and Training hostel in Panchkula.
11.37 am: Uber withdraws petition from Delhi High Court challenging ban on plying of its cabs.
11.15 am: Bomb scare in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri after an abandoned tiffin box found in a bus, police and bomb squad rush to the spot
10.58 am: Two New York City police officers are shot in the Bronx (Two NY cops shot)
10.55 am: SC declines urgent hearing on petition against National Judicial Appointments Commission.
10.38 am: Pakistani rangers again started firing and shelling in Kathua and Samba sectors in Jammu on international border.
One Kamla Choudhary, age 45 years was injured just now in mortar fire at Banglar area of Samba in Jammu and being evacuated to hospital. Pakistani rangers also started firing and shelling in paharpur area of kathua in jammu..
10.35 am: First group back. Rest coming in course of day. Indians with labour issues in Sri Lanka return : Syed Akbaruddin, MEA
10.19 am: Former Punjab Chief Minister Beant Singh's assassin Jagtar Singh arrested from Thailand
10.05 am: Samba(J&K): Villagers show mortars that were used during ceasefire violation by Pakistan
Samba(J&K): Villagers show mortars that were used during ceasefire violation by Pakistan pic.twitter.com/RcMc1zm1AG— ANI (@ANI_news) January 6, 2015
9.50 am: 10,000 frightened villagers abandon homes in Kashmir
9.19 am: In view of heavy shelling reported all along the international border in Hiranagar sector it is hereby ordered that all schools , Government and Private educational institutions in Hiranagar and Marheen zones shall remain closed w.e.f 06 Jan 2014 till further orders.
9.13 am: Newly-wed Imran Khan admits to second marriage; flies to London to visit ex-wife and sons (Imran Khan admits to second marriage)
9.05 am: LK Advani might be honored with the Padma Vibhushan award soon; Baba Ramdev's name also on Padma award list; ABP News
8.55 am: Islamabad High Court to hear Pakistan government's appeal against the bail to Lakhvi
8.25 am: Strong 5.6 magnitude quake hits New Zealand's South Island
8.00 am: Badaun rape case: Arrested policeman denies involvement, says his life would be ruined if he ever committed such a crime.