New Delhi, June 30: At least two terrorists have been arrested by the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore.
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11.08 pm: US military lifts ban on transgender personnel: Pentagon chief.
10.30 pm: It's illegal to take any photo of the rape victim: Lalitha Kumarmangalam, NCW Chief on selfie horror.
10.10 pm: Student allegedly commits suicide by jumping off a building in Kota: ANI.
9.45 pm: Petrol price cut by 89 paise a litre, diesel by 49 paise a litre- PTI.
9.30 pm: Regarding reports of a fire in Kuwait, I have spoken to our Embassy in Kuwait: Vikas Swarup, MEA.
9.10 pm: I examined the 26 officers and about 250 files, you will know everything once I submit the report: Justice Dhingra.
8.40 pm: The US designates Al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent as "foreign terrorist organisation".
8.13 pm: Officials declare U.S. Joint Base Andrews all clear after lockdown following reports of active shooter.
7.40 pm: Medium Range Surface-to-Air Missile successfully test-fired for 2nd time from the Integrated Test Range off Odisha Coast today.
7.19 pm: Active shooter confirmed at U.S. joint base Andrews in Maryland - U.S. defence official, reports Reuters.
7.01 pm: Andrews Airforce base in Washington is currently on lockdown due to report of an active shooter according to US media reports.
6.45 pm: Rajasthan's Commission for Women member Somya Gurjar (who clicked selfie with a rape survivor) resigns.
6.31 pm: I'm just trying to say my grievances,don't expect anything.But if at all I get justice,I'll be very happy, says Ex- Karnataka DySP Anupama Shenoy.
6.24 pm: I can say,I'm victim of both the system and politics, says former Karnataka Deputy Superintendent of Police Anupama Shenoy.
6.18 pm: 14% of individual statement is necessary, after that we will summon R Chetan (Bellary SP), says Manjula Manasa.
6.17 pm: I have tendered my resignation adhering to the directions given by the party, says Babulal Gaur.
5.59 pm: Babulal Gaur resigns from the post of Madhya Pradesh Home Minister.
5.30 pm: The combined Index of Eight Core Industries stands at 183.7 in May, 2016, 2.8 % higher compared to the index of May, 2015.
5.24 pm: Hyderabad terror raids: NIA's petition seeking custody of all 5 accused persons to be heard tomorrow in special NIA court in Nampally.
5.00 pm: A vehicle washes away in rainwater in Khargone district as heavy rains lash many parts of Madhya Pradesh
4.45 pm: Turkish official says Istanbul airport suicide attackers were from Russia, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan, says AP.
4.39 pm: Remand report submitted before court. Accused Amir Ul Islam in remand till July 13th, will be taken to District jail Ernakulam in Jisha case.
4.30 pm: Three new faces inducted in the Madhya Pradesh cabinet; Archana Chitnis, Rustam Singh and Om Prakash Dhurve.
4.29 pm: Pak foreign secretary had written to the Indian foreign secy regarding evidence required for early conclusion of Mumbai trial, says Pak MoFA.
4.15 pm: Irrigation canals carved out of mountain by Maharashtra Forest department under "Jalyukt Shivar Abhiyaan" in Nagpur.
4.00 pm: Our respect and Fundamental rights were being murdered and SC has saved us from this, says Laxmi Narayan Tripathi.
3.45 pm: An Air India charter plane stuck at Srinagar airport runway due to a technical snag. Many flights affected.
3.25 pm: We welcome the judgement of Supreme Court, says Laxmi Narayan Tripathi, on SC clarification on Transgender.
3.15 pm:We need to work together for early reforms of UNSC and international terrorism, says Sushma Swaraj at BRICS Youth Summit, Delhi.
3.01 pm: Sushma Swaraj meets Sonu, the boy who was kidnapped and has been rescued from Bangladesh.
2.57 pm: Our lending has gone up tremendously over last 2 years, now over 5 billion. We have to continue at the level for next few years, says Jim Yong Kim.
2.49 pm: Extremely pleased with progress made in 6 priority areas. PM, his govt set difficult but imp targets, says World Bank Group Pres. Jim Yong Kim.
2.45 pm: I am pleasantly surprised with how much progress has been made, says World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim.
2.44 pm: India's success over the last two years is a truly bright spot, says World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim.
2.30 pm: World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim meets Finance Minster Arun Jaitely in Delhi.
2:15 pm: British minister Theresa May launches bid to succeed PM Cameron: AFP
2:10 pm: Suicide bomber attacks Afghan military convoy outside capital Kabul, killing as many as 40 police, say officials: BBC
Suicide bomber targeted the bus carrying police from Wardak province to Kabul: Afghan Media.
1:55 pm: Nagpur: Irrigation canals carved out of mountain by Maharashtra Forest department under "Jalyukt Shivar Abhiyaan".
Nagpur: Irrigation canals carved out of mountain by Maharashtra Forest department under "Jalyukt Shivar Abhiyaan". pic.twitter.com/4l2eoz9HeR— ANI (@ANI_news) June 30, 2016
1:45 pm: Delhi: United States' Under Secretary for Political Affairs, Tom Shannon met HM Rajnath Singh today.
1:35 pm: SC refuses to entertain a plea seeking direction to the Centre to revise list of the backward classes for the benefits of OBC reservation.
1:30 pm: Today Dhingra land report is expected, he (Hooda) is scared and so as a result is shouting: Anil Vij, Haryana Minister.
1:20 pm: J&K: 4 killed and 5 injured as a truck meets with an accident near Dharmari in Reasi district.
1:15 pm: BSP leader RK Chaudhary resigns from the party.
1:10 pm: I have found my son and I am very happy now. Would like to thank Sushma Swaraj ji: Mehboob, Sonu's father.
1:05 pm: Sonu who was kidnapped from Delhi 6 yrs back and later found at a shelter home in Bangladesh, arrives in Delhi.
12:55 pm: Turkish forces kill 2 suspected ISIS members at Syria border: AFP.
12:50 pm: Bombay HC directs to provide driver Shyamvar Rai's statement (under section 164 of CrPC) to all the three accused in Sheena Bora murder case.
Bombay HC in it order said, "as Rai had turned an approver, his statement be provided to other accused".
12:45 pm: Former Goa CM Digambar Kamat being questioned in Enforcement directorate office (Goa) in connection with Louis Berger bribery case.
12:40 pm: Home Minister Rajnath Singh to visit Srinagar tomorrow, he will review security arrangements for Amarnath Yatra.
12:35 pm: SC clarifies on a petition filed by the Govt over the definition of 'transgender', says 'transgender' do not include lesbians or gays.
Govt had sought clarification on whether gays&lesbians are also to be included in the category of OBC to get benefits under the SC judgement.
SC says only Transgender are third gender. Gay,Lesbian,Bisexual do not come under the third gender.
12:30 pm: Srinagar: J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti takes oath as MLA, she had won assembly by poll from Anantnag.
12:25 pm: Gwalior (Madhya Pradesh): Police team on its way to arrest criminals shot at, SHO injured. He has been admitted to hospital.
12:20 pm: Supreme Court refuses to stay collection of toll tax on DND Flyway. Supreme court directs Allahabad HC to decide on plea in 3 months challenging collection of toll tax on DND Flyway.
12:15 pm: Delhi: Kidnapped Indian boy Sonu to be brought back India from Bangladesh, family members arrive to receive him.
12:10 pm: Maharashtra: Two teachers of a school in Yavatmal arrested for alleged sexual molestation of students.
12:05 pm: Another PIL in Supreme Court seeks direction to Centre to bring back Kohinoor diamond, SC agrees to hear petition with a similar pending case.
12:00 pm: We had a great time with Ravi and Anil has just taken over, hope we will have a great time with him too: Murali Vijay.
11:50 am: Srinagar: Pandemonium in J&K Assembly over Handwara killings, NC and Congress stage a walkout.
11:40 am: Two terrorists gunned down by security forces in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama.
11:30 am: Mumbai: Andheri West medical store fire: Death toll rises to nine.
11:20 am: Srinagar: Police detained BJP leader Ghulam Mohammad Chopan last night. Unidentified men decamped with his PSO's service rifle on June 28.
11.15 am: World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim meets PM Narendra Modi in New Delhi.
Delhi: World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim meets PM Narendra Modi pic.twitter.com/mRFbZ5dR6D— ANI (@ANI_news) June 30, 2016
10.45 am: Finance ministry and RBI keep talking,its normal:RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan after meeting FM Jaitley
10.30 am: All arrangements are done and security is in place : Syed Abid Rasheed,Dy Commissioner,Anantnag on Amarnath Yatra.
9.55 am: Presence of terrorist suspected in Malwawar village of Pulwama, search operation underway.
9.45 am: Legendry filmmaker Mrinal Sen is fine, passing away news is false, says family members: ANI
9.40 am: Indo-Israeli JV missile MRSAM test-fired successfullyin Balasore.
9.30 am: Sonu, kidnapped from Delhi 6 years back to be brought back to India from Bnagladesh today.
9.15 am: Prime Minister Narendra Modi to chair council of ministers' meet at 4 pm today.
9.05 am: World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim to meet PM Narendra Modi at 11 am today
8.57 am: Hyderabad raids: Arrested persons brought to NIA office today.
8.50 am: Arms and ammunition including 2 rocket launcher grenades recovered from terrorists arrested from Sopore.
8.40 am: Fire broke out at ticket counter of Amritsar Railway station, fire tenders have doused the flames
8.30 am: At least eight people were killed after fire broke out at a medical in Andheri, Mumbai.
8.20 am: Bihar: Over a dozen shops caught fire in Hajipur, fire tenders doused the flame.
8.15 am: Class 9th student allegedly beaten to death by shopkeeper in Mayur Vihar in DElhi on Wednesday.
8.10 am: At least 250 ISIS terrorist killed in US airstrikes in Fallujah, Iraq.
8.05 am: Hyderabad raids: Accused to be produced in special NIA court in Nampally today.
8.00 am: At least two terrorists have been arrested by the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore.