Bengaluru, June 26: It was a black Friday for France, Kuwait and Tunisia, as the three countries were shaken by deadly terror attacks. At least 33 people lost their lives in the terror attacks on Friday, June 26.
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11.00 pm: AAP MLAs demand removal of LG-appointed ACB chief Meena.
9.25 pm: Uttarakhand: People stranded due to heavy rains in Hemkund yatra jointly rescued by ITBP, NDRF and State Police.
9.15 pm: World Hockey League: India-Pakistan match ends in a 2-2 draw.
8.45 pm: Sri Lankan Parliament dissolved with effect from midnight; elections likely in August (Sources): India Today.
8.30 pm: My thoughts & prayers are with the families & loved ones of those who lost their lives in the cowardly attacks in France, Kuwait & Tunisia: PM Modi.
The progress of humanity lies in peace, brotherhood & non-violence, not in hatred, terror & mindless violence against others.— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) June 26, 2015
8.20 pm: Cong is issue-less and hence they are raising unnecessary allegations against Vasundhara ji&her family: Ashok Parnami (BJP President, Rajasthan)
8.00 pm: Arabic writing on severed head found after blast in terror attack on French factory: AFP.
7.55 pm: Today is a big step in our march toward equality. Gay and lesbian couples now have the right to marry, just like anyone else: Barack Obama.
Today is a big step in our march toward equality. Gay and lesbian couples now have the right to marry, just like anyone else. #LoveWins— President Obama (@POTUS) June 26, 2015
7.45 pm: Office of Priyanka Gandhi Vadra denies any meeting/ interaction with Lalit Modi.
The signed document being raised by Congress led to no help for Lalit Modi: Rajendra Rathore, BJP pic.twitter.com/lGyD7QOVmf— ANI (@ANI_news) June 26, 2015
7.00pm: There is a probe going on against Joint CP Mukesh Meena by Delhi ACB for hawala racket: Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia
6.45 pm: Satnam Singh becomes first Indian to be chosen in NBA, celebrations in Ludhiana.
6.30 pm: Congress is using Vasundhara Raje's relations as a foundation to play politics, this is borne out of revenge: Ashok Parnami, BJP
6.20 pm: "Somnath Bharti didnt show up today, next summon is for 3rd July. If he fails to come, we will file a report with police", says Barkha Singh, DCW chief.
6.15 pm: "Govt is functioning effectively, focusing on development & good governance. No scam, no scandal", says Minister of Urban Development, Venkaiah Naidu.
6.00 pm: "I don't get afraid from such allegations. I will answer at the right time", says Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan on his alleged leaked audio tape.
5.50 pm: Kuwait mosque bombing kills 13; ISIS claims responsibility.
5.45 pm: Landslide disrupts West Bengal-Sikkim highway, in Kalimpong, West Bengal.
5.35 pm: Tourist hotel in Tunisia's Sousse attacked, at least 7 dead: Reports
5.30 pm: MHA orders CBI inquiry against Teesta Setalvad for violation of FCRA.
5.15 pm: Char Dham yatra has not been halted. Yes, we have stopped the pilgrims at different places, for safety purpose: Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat.
5.00 pm: 500 extra home guards have been deployed in Delhi hospitals from today: Satyendra Jain, Health Minister, Delhi.
4.45 pm: AAP MLA Sanjiv Jha moves a resolution in Assembly seeking Delhi Development Authority (DDA) to come under Delhi Govt.
4.30 pm: "An official complaint will be lodged in the police station tomorrow", says Sachin Sawant, who filed complaint against Pankaja Munde in Maharashtra ACB.
4.15 pm: Security forces bust 2 militant hideouts in Doda and Reasi districts of Jammu and Kashmir.
Deepika Padukone on a similar note had tweeted “Wonderful and pleasant experience. Congratulations”:EAM Sushma Swaraj pic.twitter.com/CIWqc6Bf6k— ANI (@ANI_news) June 26, 2015
Preity Zinta tweeted "I am impressed with the way its so easy and simple to get a passport now. Very efficient": EAM pic.twitter.com/VrVMPVVt7A— ANI (@ANI_news) June 26, 2015
4.00 pm: EAM Sushma Swaraj launches "mPassport", a police verification mobile application.
3.45 pm: BJP President Amit Shah's meeting with Arun Jaitley ends.
Road caves in due to metro construction work underway near General Hospital (Chennai) pic.twitter.com/rcMqZFua4e— ANI (@ANI_news) June 26, 2015
3.30 pm: Arun Jaitley meets Amit Shah after his meeting with PM Modi over Lalit Modi row.
3.16 pm: One dead, several hurt in attack on French factory. Decapitated body found near the factory. - AFP
3.10 pm: Mumbai court rejects bail plea of lawyer Jahnvi Gadkar, accused of mowing down two persons under the influence of alcohol (PTI)
2.52 pm: One dead and several hurt in suspected Islamist attack on factory near Grenoble, French media reports
2.43 pm: Media is trying to malign the image of Rajasthan CM: Vasundhara Raje's office.
2.23 pm: We have concluded, through PM's silence, how bade Modi is helping chhote Modi: Congress on Lalit Modi controversy
1.55 pm: Rajnath Singh speaks to RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat over the Lalit Modi controversy
12.50 pm: EWS fake admission racket: Another module busted by Crime Branch, 2 people arrested
12.25 pm: People who helped Lalit on paper are using Robert Vadra & Priyanka Gandhi as their defence? asks Digvijaya Singh
11.55 am: Heavy flow of water in River Ganga after heavy rainfall in Haridwar
Haridwar: Heavy flow of water in River Ganga after heavy rainfall pic.twitter.com/6YvewUmXYF— ANI (@ANI_news) June 26, 2015
11.04 am: Kailash mansarovar Yatra has been stopped by the authorities due to heavy rain in Pithoragarh
11.00 am: Neither Priyanka Gandhi nor Robert Vadra have ever interacted socially with Lalit Modi: Randeep Surjewala, Congress.
10.40 am: No fresh FIR against Tytler on allegations of influencing witness, money laundering in 1984 riots case: CBI to Delhi court
10.25 am: RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan asks central banks from across the world to define "new rules of the game"
10.02 am: Chief of Baloch Republican party Brahamdagh Bugti opposes China-Pakistan economic corridor
9.32 am: IED blast near Governor's house in Imphal, Manipur. No casualties reported
8.48 am: Russian President Vladimir Putin calls his US counterpart Barack Obama to discuss the situation in Ukraine.
8.44 am: Pak "strongly rejects" accusations by Afghan's spy agency that a Pak intelligence officer helped orchestrate Afghan parl attack: Reports
8.33 am: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu demands that the state be paid royalty for on-shore and off-shore gas and oil exploration
8:20 am: Amritsar: Gurdeep Singh Khera shifted to Amritsar Central jail from Karnataka after 25 years
I've been complaining police about this mafia for past one year, got death threats: Activist who was attacked pic.twitter.com/do2pjyBky0— ANI (@ANI_news) June 26, 2015
8:00 am: An activist brutally assaulted for trying to expose drug mafia in Kochi, Kerala.