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11:50 pm: Bangladesh hangs Jamaat-e-Islami chief Motiur Rahman Nizami for war crimes committed during 1971 Liberation War against Pakistan.(PTI)
10:30 pm: Encounter begins in Rajwar area of Handwara (Kupwara district, J&K), firing between militants & troops underway. More details awaited.
10:20 pm: Coimbatore: Rice grain art by a school student Madhu Ranthagi, appealing for 100% polling during assembly elections.
10:00 pm: Bird Flu H5N1 strikes in Arunodaya Poultry Farms in Bidar (Karnataka).
9:30 pm: Special Court for Trial of NIA Cases at Kochi framed charges against 7 available accused in Kalamassery Bus Burning Case.
Case posted to 26th May for framing charges against remaining 4 accused who are undergoing trial in Bangalore Serial Bomb Blast Case of 2008.
9:20 pm: When truth about the sting comes out, who'll account for all the resources that have been wasted? Will co-operate with investigation completely. Amit Shah & BJP leaders spreading rumors should also be put through Narco-test: Harish Rawat.
9:10 pm: The tourists were travelling in Scorpio car, were there for river rafting: DW Negi, SP on cloudburst in Suni, Shimla.
9:00 pm: 3 people rescued & are in hospital, 4 people & one local guide has been swept away: DW Negi, SP on cloudburst in Suni (Shimla).
8:40 pm: False & baseless; no contempt notice has been issued by NGT to Sri Sri Ravi Shankar. Order is reserved on modality of payment & our request for scientific assessment (not a visual assessment): Gautam Vig (Dir, Art of Living).
8:30 pm: Patiala House Court issues notice to Vijay Mallya on ED's plea seeking to withdraw exemption granted to him from personal appearance in case for allegedly evading summons in connection with purported violation of foreign exchange rules. Court sought response by May 20.
8:20 pm: Four tourists and a local tourist guide swept away after cloudburst in Suni (Shimla district of Himachal Pradesh).
8:15 pm: Kolkata (West Bengal): Bhasha Chetna Samiti protests against SC decision on NEET.
8:00 pm: Hyderabad: ACB conducts raid at GHMC Tax Inspector Vijay Kumar's residence in Kukatpally area.
7:45 pm: Wasn't expecting 2nd rank, but I did expect a good result: Athar Aamir-ul-Shafi Khan-2nd topper, Civil Services exam.
7:40 pm: 3 have been rescued, one tourist and the local tourist guide are still missing: DW Negi, SP, Shimla District Police.
7:30 pm: JDU suspends road rage accused Rocky's mother and JDU MLC Manorama Devi from the party.
7:20 pm: 4 tourists & a local tourist guide swept away after cloudburst in Suni (Shimla district): SP, Shimla District Police.
7:10 pm: Harish Rawat writes a letter to CBI, requests them to question him in Dehradun not Delhi, as he wont be able to travel due to ill-health.
7:05 pm: Fire broke out at a hosiery factory in Ludhiana, agitated by the wind. Fire tenders working to douse fire.
6.50 pm: Allegations about Sri Sri Ravi Shankar at the NGT were misconceived and are completely false: Art of Living statement.
6.42 pm: I am speechless, all I can say is that my daughter is my hero: UPSC topper Tina Dabi's mother.
6.20 pm: Want to be a role model for girls aspiring to clear UPSC at first attempt: Tina Dabi who topped Civil Services exam.
6.09 pm: Rocky Yadav, son of JDU MLC and accused of killing a youth in Gaya (Bihar), sent to 14-day judicial custody
5.45 pm: Kerala which was known for its natural beauty is now known for its scams under UDF govt,says Amit Shah.
5.18 pm: He resigned because candidate for ICC President post must be independent member, says Anurag Thakur on Shashank Manohar.
5.06 pm: Disciplinary action will be taken against police officers who were negligent & did not register a proper complaint, initially, says Ravindra Rasal.
4:50 pm: Congress Rajya Sabha strategy committee meeting, underway. GN Azad, Anand Sharma and Ahmed Patel present in the meet.
4:29 pm: Shashank Manohar resigns as BCCI chief: Report
4:10 pm: Supreme Court gives nod to diesel taxis with All India Tourist permit to operate in Delhi/NCR till their permit expires.
3:54 pm: Gurgaon: Alleged negligence of day care school causes minor student to lose her thumb, parents demand strict action.
3:42 pm: Modi degree row: AAP leaders arrive at Delhi University to verify PM's degree.
3:28 pm: Delhi: PM Narendra Modi meets Telangana CM K Chandrasekhar Rao to discuss drought situation.
3:20 pm: Some people are trying to hijack the future of the country,we won't let this happen: MA Naqvi, BJP on Cong uproar in Parliament.
3:05 pm: Was appointed by previous Govt, now new Govt in place, it's their prerogative: Deep Upadhyay,Nepal Envoy on being recalled.
2:55 pm: Four children feared drowned in a canal near Ferozpur, Punjab: Report.
2:45 pm: If floor test had happened earlier then all this 'tamasha' could have been avoided & prestige of all sides would have remained: Shiv Sena.
2.22 pm: We are confident, the momentum is with us, says Shashi Tharoor,Congress on Kerala elections.
2.00 pm: On 18th, as we believe and this was the decision of the Union cabinet,that the budget had not been passed due to various reasons, says ArunJaitley
1.45 pm: The passage of the budget on 18th of March by Uttarakhand assembly is a highly contentious issue, its a serious matter, says Arun Jaitley in Rajya Sabha.
1.30 pm: We still maintain that U'khand assembly had passed budget.If their is any anomaly,let speaker,members of that legislature deal, says Anand Sharma.
1.15 pm: PM Modi,Amit Shah and their legal advisor are trying to murder democracy, says Kapil Sibal on Uttarakhand row.
1.00 pm: If floor test had happened earlier then all this tamasha could have been avoided and prestige of all sides would have remained, says Shiv Sena.
12.52 pm: NGT notice to Sri Sri Ravishankar,asks why should not contempt of court proceedings be initiated against him. He has to reply by May 25.
12.44 pm: 33 members who were on our side cast their votes.Want to thank PDF,BSP,UKD, says Indira Hridayesh,Congress after floor test.
12.25 pm: ACB conduct raid at GHMC Tax Inspector Vijay Kumar's house in Kukatpally (Telangana), also raid his brother's house in Miyapur.
12.18 pm: Tomorrow SC will open the sealed envelope. Voting happened by the way of 'raising hands', says Teerath Singh Rawat, BJP.
12.17 pm: Differently abled people protest against the state Government in Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir).
12.09 pm: The BJP MLA, Ganesh Joshi says that Harish Rawat has won the trust vote. Harish Rawat keeps up the suspense. Says SC will declare the verdict. Want to thank the Supreme Court for allowing a floor test.
12.08 pm: BJP MLAs come out of the house. BJP state president Ajay Bhatt says all our party MLAs have voted for us and we did better than expected.
The BSP has voted in favour of the Congress as it had been announced by party chief Mayawati. The Congress leaders are still inside the house.
12.00 pm: Floor test proceedings conclude in Uttarakhand Assembly.
11.50 am: Firing heard in a hotel in Dabgari area of Peshawar, police rush to spot: Pakistan Media.
11.45 am: The results of the trust vote will be submitted to the Supreme Court by the observer tomorrow.
11.42 am: Members in Uttarakhand assembly asked to sit along side the party they support. Harish Rawat and his supporters seated on the treasury benches and the rest in the opposition benches.
Harish Rawat held meeting with all Congress MLAs ahead of the trust vote. A meeting with the 4 PDF MLAs too was held before he entered the legislative assembly.
11.35 am:Harish Rawat is expected to have two more votes that he needs to win the floor test. The magic number is 31.
Harish Rawat had paraded 34 MLAs before the governor and had said that all are with him. In addition to this the BSP's two MLAs too have pledged their support to Rawat.
11.15 am: Congress MLA Rekha Arya joins BJP, BJP MLA Bhim Lal Arya joins Congress ahead of Uttarakhand Assembly floor test.
10.50 am: Centre moves Supreme court saying that NEET should be conducted in 7 vernacular languages.
10.40 am: Ex-Chief Minister Harish Rawat reaches Uttarakhand Assembly ahead of crucial floor test.
10.02 am: Heavy security deployment outside Uttarakhand Assembly ahead of floor test
9.45 am: Bihar road rage case: "Main accused Rocky Yadav arrested, weapon used by him in act also recovered," SSP Garima Mallik.
9.30 am: We have numbers, Harish Rawat will prove majority in assembly today, say Congress MLAs.
9.08 am: Congress MLAs reach Dehradun ahead of floor test in Uttarakhand Assembly
8.55 am: Air India Delhi to Kochi flight makes emergency landing at Bhopal airport due to technical glitch, all passengers safe.
8.32 am: Congress MP Shantaram Naik gives privilege notice against the PM Modi and the Defence Minister in Rajya Sabha in AgustaWestland.
8.10 am: Rahul Gandhi cancels his visit to Puducherry, Tamil Nadu and Kerala citing health reasons, says doctors adviced him rest for next 2 days.
8.00 am: Uttarakhand Assembly floor test to be conducted at 11am today.