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Bengaluru, Dec 7: After a massive manhunt, the accused cab driver of Uber taxi service was finally arrested by the Delhi Police and UP POlice from his native Mathura, for raping a 27-year-old woman on late Friday night.
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7.45 pm: Former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee's birthday will be celebrated as 'Sushashan diwas' on Dec 25: Shrikant Sharma, BJP leader said.
7.00 pm: Terrorists hurl grenades at CISF Camp site near Noorpora Tral, in Jammu and Kashmir, 1 CISF jawan injured.
6.45 pm: BJP President Amit Shah meets all Chief Ministers of BJP led States in New Delhi.
6.30 pm: Delhi Police arrests the cab driver accused of raping the 27-year-old woman from Mathura, with the help of UP police.
5.25 pm: Delhi Police announces cash reward of Rs 1 lakh for clues on rapist.
5.00 pm: A top al Qaeda leader was among five militants killed today in a US drone attack in Pakistan's troubled North Waziristan region.
4.30 pm: India has the potential to produce many Mary Koms, the Asian Games gold medal winning boxer from Manipur said.
4.15 pm: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley holds press conference, says, "there is a need to decentralise power and planning."
4.00 pm: AAP targets BJP over Delhi cab rape case, says, "Nirbhaya incident has not woken up the Central government."
3.30 pm: PM Narendra Modi says during meeting with chief ministers, "It is imnpossible for nations to develop unless states develop".
3.00 pm: Delhi Police sends notice to taxi service Uber to join the probe in rape case of a 27-year-old woman by one of their cab driver.
2:30 pm: They wont get any political benefit out of this: Giriraj Singh on Lalu-Mulayam matrimonial alliance.
2:12 pm: Lalu Prasad Yadav arrives in Lucknow.
1:55 pm: The cab company in question should be banned, gender sensitization should be taught: Barkha Shukla Singh.
1:34 pm: What kind of a high alert is this in Delhi that a girl got raped in a cab? It is condemnable: Rakhi Birla (AAP).
1:09 pm: Would have sent a good message if Mamata ji & Omar Abdullah ji would have taken part in the PM's meet with CMs, says BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra.
12:23 pm: Guard of honor for martyr Sankalp Shukla in Ranchi, Jharkhand.
12:01 pm: PM Narendra Modi's meeting with CMs of all the states.
Delhi: PM Narendra Modi's meeting with CMs of all the states pic.twitter.com/QurK06bxn1— ANI (@ANI_news) December 7, 2014
Delhi: PM Narendra Modi's meeting with CMs of all the states pic.twitter.com/jqbrsX4kVd— ANI (@ANI_news) December 7, 2014
Delhi: PM Narendra Modi's meeting with CMs of all the states pic.twitter.com/iy3S2Juufa— ANI (@ANI_news) December 7, 2014
11:30 am: Security grid is in place and highly effective: Lt Gen Subrata Saha.
Ranchi (Jharkhand): Guard of honor for martyr Sankalp Shukla pic.twitter.com/LzECboCzUn— ANI (@ANI_news) December 7, 2014
11:08 am: 100 terrorists have been killed in all of 2014, 62 were killed in 2013: Lt Gen Subrata Saha (GoC, 15 Corps).
10:15 am: Mamata Banerjee is simply playing politics on an issue of CM's meet, says GVL Narasimha Rao on Mamata Banerjee to skip PMs meet.
9:55 am: Victim fell asleep in the cab and taking advantage of the situation, the driver allegedly took her to a secluded location and raped her in Delhi.
9:30 am: That might be 1 factor but not a dominant one: GVL N Rao on reports of Twitter to be factor to get BJP ticket in Delhi poll.
8:45 am: Kudos to our scientists for successful launch of GSAT-16. The communication satellite will become a major asset for our space programme, says PM Narendra Modi.
8:30 am: Our Armed forces have always risen to occasion & performed every duty with patriotic spirit. Their selfless dedication is outstanding, says PM.
8:24 am: After Mehbooba Mufti, now NC candidate lauds terrorists, says terror posters part of democratic process.
8:15 am: Nationalist Congress Party welcomes move to join erstwhile Janata Parivar members.