New Delhi, Jan 26: Get the latest national and international updates here:
10.40 pm: Air India felicitates their employees who took part in evacuations during emergencies.
It was a national mission &AI played a very big role in it: Ashwani Lohani, CMD Air India on 1990 Kuwait evacuation pic.twitter.com/XIKPDy7gcY— ANI (@ANI_news) January 26, 2016
10.20 pm: GS Patnaik (1980 batch IAS officer) and Former Delhi police chief YS Dadwal appointed advisors to Arunachal Governor.
9.50 pm: Active shooter reported at San Diego military hospital: AFP.
9.09 pm: We will fight Central Rule in Arunachal Pradesh tooth & nail: Randeep Surjewala, Congress.
9.00 pm: Kiran Kumar, one of the protesting students, forcefully shifted to Health Centre of University of Hyderabad
Kiran Kumar, one of the protesting students, forcefully shifted to Health Centre of University of Hyderabad pic.twitter.com/d0MF8NMZry— ANI (@ANI_news) January 26, 2016
8.50 pm: Republic's founding principles of Democracy & Federalism gutted by Modi ji on Republic Day: Randeep Surjewala, Congress
8.40 pm: BJP wants its Govt everywhere.You can't impose Pres rule bcoz people didn't favour you: Mallikarjun Kharge,Congress on Arunachal Pradesh.
8.20 pm: District Magistrate and Ahmednagar district's SP have been instructed to facilitate dialogue between temple's trust & protesting women: CM Fadnavis.
8.10 pm: Discrimination in worship of God not our culture. Admin should take initiative to resolve issues: Maha CM Devendra Fadnavis on Shani Shingnapur temple issue.
Women have always been given independence to worship in Indian traditions and Hindu religion: Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis— ANI (@ANI_news) January 26, 2016
8.00 pm: Maharashtra Govt to facilitate talks between Shani Shingnapur temple's trust and women activists protesting entry ban: Maha MoS Home Ram Shinde
7.40 pm: It's unfortunate.Wrong move by Centre when matter sub-judice in SC-U'Khand CM Harish Rawat on Pres rule in Arunachal Pradesh.
7.35 pm: This is a black day for Republic of India at Republic Day: KC Tyagi, JDU, on Presidents' rule in Arunachal Pradesh.
7.25 pm: We will seek justice from Supreme Court, says Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki to ANI on Presidents' rule.
Had a feeling they will do this as this was their intention. But we aren't nervous, we will fight: Nabam Tuki pic.twitter.com/AoT6vVmA2T— ANI (@ANI_news) January 26, 2016
7.15 pm: Women activists who were detained by police for trying to enter Shani Shingnapur temple have been released.
7.00 pm: President's rule imposed in Arunachal Pradesh.
6:05 pm: Bulk of the wickets was taken by spinners in the middle over, says MS Dhoni.
6:00 pm: President of France François Hollande departs from Delhi.
5:50 pm: Women activists who were protesting on being stopped on their way to Shani Shingnapur temple,detained by police.
5:45 pm: India and France are two great countries that can be attacked any time precisely because we are representations of freedom: France President
5:30 pm: President Pranab Mukherjee with France President Francois Hollande at the ‘At Home' function at Rashtrapati Bhavan.
5:27 pm: Passengers are being transferred to another aircraft, expected to leave shortly, says Air India.
5:26 pm: PM Narendra Modi arrives for ‘At Home' function at Rashtrapati Bhavan.
5:15 pm: BJP President Amit Shah leaves from senior party leader MM Joshi's residence in Delhi.
5:10 pm: BSF Jawans and Pak Rangers shake hands during the Beating Retreat ceremony at Wagah Border.
4:49 pm: Air India flight 137 Delhi to Milan which departed at 1500 hours has reported smoke inside the cabin. Full emergency landing back at IGI.
4:30 pm: Beating Retreat ceremony begins at Wagah Border Republic Day.
4:14 pm: Adelaide T20: India finish at 188/3in 20 overs. Virat Kohli remains not out on at 90 off 55 balls.
3:45 pm: Group of women attempting to enter Shani Shingnapur temple's sanctum sanctorum,stopped by police in Supa, Maharashtra.
3:30 pm: Woman activist enroute to Shani Shingnapur temple stopped by police in Supa, Maharashtra.
3:15 pm: Republic Day 67 Celebrations: National flag hoisted at Indian embassy in Islamabad, Pakistan.
3:00 pm: J&K Governor NN Vohra hoisted national flag in Jammu, earlier today.
2:45 pm: 4 suspects escape from a hotel in Bhubaneswar; suspects fled after they were asked to provide IDs at the hotel. Search operation on.
2:30 pm: Five bombs accidentally drop from a fighter plane over Gugdi (Barmer, Rajasthan). No casualties.
2:16 pm: Five bombs accidentally drop from a fighter plane over Gugdi (Barmer, Rajasthan); explosion heard in 10 km radius. No casualties.
2:03 pm: Decision to impose President's rule in Arunachal Pradesh is disastrous: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar.
1:58 pm: We don't think it is something dangerous, but we are taking no chances: IG Lok Nath Angra on suspicious object found in Pathankot.
12:55 pm: Taliban kill 10 Afghan police personnel in insider attack, says AFP.
12:45 pm: Senior BJP leader LK Advani hoists the Indian flag at his residence in Delhi.
12:30 pm:No one can say that we don't have freedom of expression, says LK Advani.
12:25 pm: Alert at Pathankot railway station, as unclaimed Bag found at the station.
12:20 pm: PM Narendra Modi greets crowd at Rajpath, Delhi Republic Day.
12:15 pm: BSF officials exchange sweets with Border Guards Bangladesh (BGB) at Phulbari (WB) Border Republic Day.
12:00 pm: Local women assemble outside Shani Shingnapur Temple in Maharashtra
11:51 am: RepublicDay Celebrations at Bakshi Stadium (Srinagar).
11:45 am: The ‘Globe' formation at Republic Day Parade, comprising one C-17 Globemaster flanked by two Su-30s R-Day 2016.
11:30 am: "Dare Devils" (Motor cycle display team) at Republic Day Parade in Kolkata.
11:10 am: R-Day celebration: Jammu and Kashmir, Rajasthan Tableau at Rajpath.
10:50 am: Garhwal Rifles, most illustrious and decorated infantry Regiments of Indian Army marches past Rajpath.
10:48 am: The Indian Air Force contingent led by 3 women commanders marches past Rajpath
For the first time after 26 Years, Army Dogs feature in the Republic Day Parade pic.twitter.com/tqX1PeORM1— ANI (@ANI_news) January 26, 2016
10:34 am: Tank T-90 Bhishm, Army's main battle tanks, displayed at Rajpath. It can fire 4 types of ammunition.
10:29 am: Indian Army's T-90 tanks at Republic Day parade.
10:17 am: In a first, the French battalion marching at India's Republic Day Parade.
10:11 am: President Pranab Mukherjee presents gallantry awards. Lance Naik Mohan Goswami who laid down his life fighting LeT militants in J&K conferred Ashok Chakra posthumously.
10:06 am: Magnitude 6.0 earthquake strikes near Papua New Guinea, says Report.
10:01 am: President Pranab Mukherjee hoists national flag at Rajpath.
9:55 am: PM Modi and Vice President Hamid Ansari arrive at Rajpath for Republic Day celebrations.
9:51 am: PM Modi pays tribute to India's martyrs at Amar Jawan Jyoti.
9:44 am: President Pranab Mukherjee, President Francois Hollande, and Vice President Hamid Ansari leave Rashtrapati Bhavan.
9:38 am: Tribute to India's martyrs at Amar Jawan Jyoti, India Gate.
9:36 am: Sania Mirza/Martina Hingis beat Anna-Lena Groenefeld/Coco Vandeweghe 6-2 4-6 6-1 to enter semi-finals of Australian Open.
9:22 am: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh hoist Tricolour at Manekshaw ground in the national capital.
9:15 am: Democracy is a result of hard work and dedication. Wishing you all a responsible and discerning Republic Day, tweets NCP chief Sharad Pawar.
9:06 am: RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat hoists national flag in Nagpur.
8:53 am: BJP President Amit Shah hoists national flag at party headquarters in Delhi.
8:51 am: Two Al Qaeda operatives arrested from Jamshedpur ahead of Republic Day.
8:15 am: Padma Bhushan for Saina, Sania.
8:00 am: Security has been tightened ahead of the R-Day celebration.