News Flash: PM Modi visit to Pak visit was surprise, says Rajnath Singh
New Delhi, Dec 26: An earthquake measuring 6.5 on the Richter scale jolted Kashmir on Saturday causing widespread fear and panic.
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11.40 pm: Central Govt gives priority to people living in border areas,PM personally trying to resolve problems-Jitendra Singh.
10.15 pm: Entire world is commending Prime Minister's visit to Pakistan that took place yesterday says Jitendra Singh.
9.56 pm: Christmas celebration at Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan's residence.
8.41 pm: Fire breaks out in slums in Kolkata's Dum Dum Park, 10 fire tenders dousing the flames.
8.40 pm: Fire breaks out at Kolkata's Dum Dum Park, five fire tenders dousing the flames at the spot.
7.23 pm: 6 persons detained in connection with death of a project engineer and assistant engineer of a private construction company in Darbhanga.
6.56 pm: I personally believe that passage of Juvenile Justice Bill is a good measure says Fali Nariman.
6:43 pm: Today the problem isnt walking out of the Parl, its disrupting the proceedings, says Fali S Nariman.
6.15 pm: AP CM Chandrababu Naidu will attend ‘Ayutha Chandi Maha Yagnam' organised by Telangana CM KC Rao in Medak, tomorrow.
6.00 pm: So ironic, Robert Vadra used the special provisions offered to him all his life & now he talks about equal treatment?, says Nalin Kohli, BJP
5.30 pm: Communication is a solution to all issues. PM Modi's visit to Lahore will prove quite beneficial, says MP, CM
5.00 pm: Airlines officials said they need clearance from the University so they have to wait, says Student deported back from US.
4.00 pm: Project engineer and assistant engineer of a private road construction company shot dead by an unidentified man in Darbhanga (Bihar).
3.45 pm: We were surprised when we heard PM was going to Pakistan. I believe that PM is the harbinger of "Innovative Diplomacy", says HM Rajnath Singh.
3.15 pm: I think no one in the world had ever seen diplomacy like this, says HM Rajnath Singh on PM Modi visiting Lahore, Pakistan.
3.00 pm: BJP and RSS Co-ordination Committee meeting to be held in the second week of January, says Sources.
2.30 pm: Indore district court sentences two accused to three years of imprisonment in Vyapam Scam.
2.15 pm: In 2010, President Obama came to India, where he said "India is not emerging, but India has emerged", says Home Minister Rajnath Singh.
2.00 pm: Home Minister Rajnath Singh addressing a public meeting in Lucknow.
1.30 pm: Efforts initiated by Vajpayee should be taken forward by Modiji & others, says LK Advani on India-Pak relations.
1.00 pm: BJP MLA from Sardhana (UP) Sangeet Som claims he got a threatening call from ISIS, he says it was an internet call.
12.30 pm: If a law is implemented in the interest of the people, we all must adhere, and not be VIPs-Robert Vadra on Facebook.
12.15 pm: Police arrests four Maoist militants from Dantewada (Chhattisgarh).
12.00 pm: 21 AAP leaders and workers from Sangrur(Punjab) join Congress in presence of Captain Amarinder Singh.
11.59 am: BJP leader Shaina NC and Screenwriter Salim Khan at prominent yesteryear actor Sadhana's last rites ceremony.
11.55 am: Only Vegetarian meals to be served in Economy class in 60 to 90 minute domestic flights, says Air India.
11.45 am: Congress could not do anything for peace in region, doesnt mean they will oppose for sake of opposing, says Ravi Shankar Prasad.
11.30 am: Only Vegetarian meals to be served in Economy class in 60 to 90 minute domestic flights, announces Air India.
11.15 am: Nagpur ATS arrests three people from Nagpur airport today. They are suspected of planning to join ISIS.
11.10 am: "Congress could not do anything for peace in region, doesn't mean they will oppose for sake of opposing", says BJP minister RS Prasad.
11.00 am: 11th anniversary of 2004 Tsunami observed today in Chennai.
11th anniversary of 2004 Tsunami observed today in Chennai pic.twitter.com/jGBpEQsDxr— ANI (@ANI_news) December 26, 2015
10.45 am: "Few months back PM was not even ready to shake hands with Sharif, what changed suddenly? Confused policy", says Congress leader MS Aiyar.
10.30 am: "There is a steel magnate who seems to be the go-between the two PMs. Is there a private business interest here?", asks Congress spokesperson Manish Tewari.
10.15 am: Coast Guard rescued 8 fishermen from a sinking Dhow off Murud, Maharashtra. All fishermen rescued.
10.00 am: 5 of a family including 4 children die of food poisoning in Damoh in Madhya Pradesh.
Fresh snowfall in Pir Panjal mountain range, cold wave in Rajouri(J&K) pic.twitter.com/66JrTuZ56C— ANI (@ANI_news) December 26, 2015
9:47 am: Woman lodges complaint against professor for sexual assault in SRFTI
9:15 am: Winter Carnival organized in Nainital, Uttarakhand, will be on till December 31
9:00 am: The three Indian workers(tortured in Saudi) reached Trivandrum from Saudi Arabia early morning
8:45 am: Police holds recruitment drive for unemployed youth in Pulwama(J&K)
8:30 am: Last night, coast guard rescue 8 fishermen from a sinking Vessel off Murud. All fishermen are rescued safely and are being brought to Mumbai.
8:15 am: India-Pakistan Foreign Secretary level talks on January 15 in Pakistan
8:00 am: Tremors felt in Delhi NCR late last night