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22:28 pm: Due to construction work by DMRC , the air-conditioning of Terminal-1D got accidentally damaged today: Delhi International Airport Ltd.
10:02 pm: Africa was the land which started shaping the identity of the Indian Diaspora: Modi
9:59 pm: PM Narendra Modi interacts with Indian community in Mozambique.
9: 53 pm: A week after Dy SP Kalappa's suicide in Belagavi, another Dy SP MK Ganapathy, is reported to have committed suicide in Kodagu, Karnataka.
9:21 pm: Loud explosion at train station In Taipei (Taiwan); many injuries reported after explosion on a commuter train.
9:02 pm: Maharashtra cabinet reshuffle tomorrow, Shiv Sena decides to participate in expansion.
8:40 pm: Dept of Telecom received the key documents scrutinised by the CAG in mid-June 2016: DoT.
8:26 pm: PM & President of the Mozambique National Assembly Veronica Macamo exchanged views on the practices and procedures of their respective Parls.
8:20 pm: Congress to name potholes after BJP leaders in Mumbai, report.
8:00 pm: If Ali Anwar can't speak in a dignified way for women, then he should keep his mouth shut: S Shafiq (Women Activist).
7:40 pm: Pithoragarh (Uttarakhand): Ajay Bhatt(BJP) visited cloudburst affected village Bastadi, earlier today.
7.18 pm: Common civil code has never been linked to religion in many cases, says Justice BS Chauhan (Chairperson, Law Commission).
6.46 pm: President Pranab Mukherjee writes to President of Bangladesh conveying condolences at the second terrorist attack in quick succession.
6:00 pm: Ranchi (Jharkhand): Fans gather outside MS Dhoni's residence to wish him on his birthday.
5:50 pm: We will be registering a case against AAP leaders who are responsible for hurting Sikh sentiments: AS Makkar (SGPC).
5:45 pm: Vadodara (Gujrat): Cricketers Yusuf Pathan and Irfan Pathan celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr.
5:40 pm:Will look into it, will work on strengthening the architecture if required: RS Prasad on "trolling" on social media.
5:35 pm: PM handed to President Nyusi a special booklet to explain to potential investors in Mozambique explaining to them ground situation: Amar Sinha.
5:30 pm: PM Modi told Pres. Nyusi he has made Mozambique the gateway to Africa: Amar Sinha, Secretary (ER) in Maputo.
5:15 pm: We can summon a person thrice and this is his (Salman Khan) third summon: Vijaya Rahatkar (Chairperson, MSWC).
5:05 pm: Salman Khan has been summoned again by The Maharashtra State Women's Commission (MSWC) on July 14.
4:55 pm: Every festival is for togetherness. India has most festivals, so we have excuses for togetherness: Shah Rukh Khan.
4:50 pm: Mumbai: Shah Rukh Khan wishes Eid to fans.
4:40 pm: Independent MLA Nand Kishor's son Sidharth sent to one day police custody. His BMW had hit auto in Jaipur killing 3 persons.
4:30 pm: A massive telecom scam of Rs 45,000 crore is being buried under the carpet by the Modi Govt, who talk of transparency: RS Surjewala.
This telecom scam is worth Rs. 45,000 crore and aims to help Modi Govt's industrialists friends: RS Surjewala.
6 telecom companies have been helped by Modi Govt by not levying them with a fine but trying to save them: RS Surjewala.
4:20 pm: Information and Broadcasting Ministry to send out an advisory to cable operators, local administration regarding TV channels' licenses.
I&B Ministry to issue advisory also to SPs,DMs regarding licenses of channels in order to seek action against those who don't have a license.
4:10 pm: MoU on drug demand reduction & prevention of illicit trafficking in narcotic drugs, psychotropic substances & precursor chemicals, signed between India and Mozambique.
4:05 pm: India-Mozambique signed 3 agreements: MoU in the field of youth affairs & sports, Long term agreement for purchase of pulses from Mozambique.
3:55 pm: In Mozambique's march towards economic prosperity, India will walk every step of the way. We will be a trusted friend: PM Narendra Modi.
3:52 pm: I thank President Nyusi, Govt and people here for their generous hospitality: PM Narendra Modi in Maputo, Mozambique.
3:50 pm: We agreed to put cooperation in agriculture on the fast track. We are also strengthening our partnership in food security: PM Modi
3:47 pm: We are confident that under the leadership of President Nyusi Indian investments will receive a nurturing environment: PM Modi
3:45 pm: President & I have held detailed discussion on our shared vision for a stronger partnership in years ahead: PM Modi.
3:37 pm: PM Modi's visit is an important visit for Mozambique: President Filipe Nyusi.
3:35 pm: PM Narendra Modi & President of Mozambique Filipe Nyusi deliver joint statement in Maputo.
3:30 pm: Signing of agreements between India and Mozambique underway in Maputo.
3:20 pm: Senior BJP leader LK Advani& Union Ministers Rajnath Singh, Arun Jaitley at Shahnawaz Hussain residence for Eid celebration.
3:15 pm: Shah Rukh Khan with his son AbRam at their Mumbai residence. The actor will address the media shortly.
3.00 pm: If there is evidence against Zakir Naik, GOI or Govt of Bangladesh should take strong action, says Digvijaya Singh,Cong.
2.23 pm: Terror has no religion or region, it is a threat to the humanity. Entire world must unite together, says I&B Minister.
1.51 pm: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar extends Eid greetings to JDU leader Ali Anwar at latter's residence in Patna
1.23 pm: One gunned down one captured alive. Blasts aimed at causing panic in Bangladesh.
1.18 pm: Ceremonial welcome for Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Maputo.
Ceremonial welcome for Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Maputo (Mozambique) pic.twitter.com/AAUAYgFbTy— ANI (@ANI_news) July 7, 2016
12.47 pm: Two policemen killed and nine other officers wounded in Bangaldesh's Kishoreganj attack.
12.25 pm: Splinter from bombs caused injury to the police personnel. One of the terrorists has been confirmed dead. Police suspect that there were six to seven of them.
12.05 pm: Sheikh Hasina condemns attack, says these terrorists are enemies of Islam. These enemies of Islam are using internet to spread their hate. These people spreading terror are educated - don't know how educated people are joining terror activities. Islam doesn't allow massacre of innocent people.
12.01 pm: Heavy firing underway as police engage with terrorists who have now taken shelter at a schol near the blast site.
11.58 am: Six or seven youth attacked the police party with knives and crude bombs.
11.53 am: Maulana Farriddin Masud, the Imam who issued termed terror at un-Islamic coulld have been the target of the attack. Meanwhile, police officials are scanning to find if there are unexploded bombs .
11.52 am: Additional forces sent to Kishoregenj to fight terrorists. No arrests so far. Unconfirmed reports suggest one terrorist may have died in firing with police.
11.34 am: The Kishoregenj blast may have been a warning signal to the Imam who had issued a fatwa against terror post Dhaka attack.
11.25 am: Home Ministry officials tell OneIndia that in the wake of attack in Bangladesh, high alert in Kolkata and Assam.
11.23 am: Indian Intelligence Bureau officials tell OneIndia that attack in Bangladesh despite high alert shows how vulnerable the situation is.
11.11 am: Police trade fire being with the militants. Act of terror, but motive unknown.
11.02 am: There are still 3 lakh people at the Sholakia Idgah. A special drive is underway to nab or kill the attackers. Major counter offensive launched by police.
10.57 am: Those who hurled the bomb at Kishoregenj have taken shelter near the Azimuddin school. There was reportedly a gunfight with the police.
10.43 am: The policeman who died in the blast today has been identified as Zahirul Islam. Reports suggest one more police personnel may have died.
It was a hand bomb that was hurled at the policemen near the Azim Uddin School which is a kilometre away from the Sholakia Idgah.
10.40 am: Prakash Javadekar takes charge as the human resource development (HRD) Minister.
Delhi: Prakash Javadekar takes charge as the human resource development (HRD) Minister pic.twitter.com/61wrWPBCnE— ANI (@ANI_news) July 7, 2016
10.28 am: The bomb hurled at the police party in Bangladesh today was a molotov coctail bomb.
10.25 am: One of the attackers also reportedly got killed while detonating a bomb in Kishoreganj.
10.12 am: Bomb was thrown at police officials; Over 3 lakh people were in Kishoreganj area to offer namaz: B'desh Information Minister.
10.08 am: Policeman dead after blast at Bangladesh Eid prayers, say police: AFP.
9.55 am: Security tightened outside Zakir Naik's office in Dongri area of Mumbai.
Security tightened outside Zakir Naik's office in Dongri area of Mumbai pic.twitter.com/tza0vVB0FF— ANI (@ANI_news) July 7, 2016
9.45 am: Explosion reported in Kishoreganj, Bangladesh. 4 civilians, 2 policemen reported injured.
9.32 am: Narendra Modi arrives in Mozambique.
An early morning arrival in Mozambique. Important talks await the PM in this brief but important visit. pic.twitter.com/alHY9qfgjX— PMO India (@PMOIndia) July 7, 2016
9.00 am: Indian food will be on Rio Olympics menu: Sports Ministry.
8.45 am: 13 people died and over 30 got injured in a road accident in Bhilwara area of Rajasthan last night.
8.10 am: Prayers being offered at Mumbai's Mahim dargah on the occasion of Eid-ul-fitr.
Prayers being offered at Mumbai's Mahim dargah on the occasion of Eid-ul-fitr. pic.twitter.com/tpOwcX5QBd— ANI (@ANI_news) July 7, 2016
8.00 am: Prayers being offered at Delhi's Jama Masjid on the occasion of Eid-ul-fitr
Prayers being offered at Delhi's Jama Masjid on the occasion of Eid-ul-fitr pic.twitter.com/vSQNIMpUEP— ANI (@ANI_news) July 7, 2016