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News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Neha Singh | Updated on: 09 Feb 2017, 12:04:35 AM
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#11:27 PM

Paneerselvam writes to bank, says he is the Treasurer of AIADMK,asks not to allow any transactions in party account without his consent - ANI

#10:35 PM

He has already resigned, so why do you want to talk about him?: Thambidurai,AIADMK MP on Paneerselvam - ANI

#10:09 PM

Somalia's ex-PM Farmajo wins presidential vote after incumbent admits defeat. - AFP

#9:58 PM

He demeans his position and himself more than anyone else. Today's events were saddening and frankly; they were shameful:Rahul Gandhi - ANI

#9:57 PM

When a PM reduces himself to ridiculing his predecessor years his senior, he hurts the dignity of the parliament &the nation: Rahul Gandhi - ANI

#9:55 PM

I had said on Day 1 that this SP family feud is a high profile drama and nothing else: Yogi Adityanath,BJP MP - ANI

#9:19 PM

Commander of US-led coalition in Iraq says he expects to retake Mosul and Raqqa from IS within `next six months' - AP

#9:03 PM

Delhi to Bengaluru Go Airways flight makes emergency landing at Delhi airport due to a technical fault - ANI

#8:48 PM

Cabinet apprised of Framework Agreement between India and Vietnam on cooperation in exploration and use of outer space for peaceful purposes - ANI

#8:32 PM

AIADMK leaders(Sasikala supporters) got aggressive when cameras recorded their movements into Minister Edappadi K Palanisami's residence - ANI

#8:28 PM

Cabinet approves MoU between India and Senegal in the field of Health and Medicine - ANI

#8:27 PM

Cabinet approves 'Pradhan Mantri Gramin Digital Saksharta Abhiyan’ - ANI

#8:21 PM

30 year old South Sudan national allegedly sexually assaulted in Delhi. Police register case - ANI

#8:18 PM

Congress to boycott PM Modi in both houses of Parl for rest of budget session till he apologises for his remark on Dr.Manmohan Singh: Sources - ANI

#8:14 PM

Himalayan Glaciers are retreating but not at a rapid pace. No abnormal trend in their melting documented in recent years: Govt. - PTI

#7:59 PM

Trump attacks federal courts as 'so political,' defends travel ban - AFP

#7:59 PM

Zimbabwe protest leader Evan Mawarire released on bail: judge - AFP

#7:49 PM

13 AIADMK MPs left Chennai for Delhi, earlier this evening - ANI

#7:34 PM

Maharashtra Guv Ch Vidyasagar Rao, holding additional charge of Tamil Nadu, to leave for Chennai tomorrow afternoon: Raj Bhavan official - PTI

#7:30 PM

Ghaziabad-Man shot his wife & mother-in-law in Kavinagar; wife died on spot, mother-in-law critical. Man absconding with wife's body: ANI

#7:29 PM

Over 7.6 lakh consumers & merchants won Rs 117.4 cr prize money under Lucky Grahak Yojana & Digi Dhan Vyapar Yojana as on Feb 7: @NITIAayog: PTI

#7:25 PM

BSSC examination scheduled for Sunday has been cancelled due to exam paper leak on social media: ANI

#7:25 PM

Rajya Sabha adjourned till 11 am on Thursday: ANI

#7:24 PM

Lok Sabha adjourned till 11am on Thursday: ANI

#7:23 PM

DDPS school student shot at by another student in Ghaziabad's Kavinagar. Admitted to hospital: ANI

#7:10 PM

Russia's Navalny to push on with campaign for president despite guilty verdict - AFP

#6:59 PM

Russia court hands Kremlin foe Navalny 5-year suspended sentence - AFP

#6:54 PM

It is unbecoming of a PM to use such language for a former PM, unbecoming for anyone to say such harsh ugly statement: P Chidambaram - ANI

#6:54 PM

Walked out as protest, such harsh&ugly comments not acceptable.No PM in past made such comments about a former PM: PChidambaram on PM's speech  -ANI

#6:50 PM

C Vidyasagar Rao will arrive in Chennai tomorrow afternoon - ANI

#6:43 PM

DDPS school student shot at by another student in Ghaziabad's Kavinagar. Admitted to hospital - ANI

#6:40 PM

Himachal Pradesh: 2 arrested in Kangra district, with skin of 2 leopards; their vehicle has been seized; case registered. - ANI

#6:36 PM

ED attaches movable & immovable properties worth Rs 2.77 cr under PMLA of K. Suresh, retired IAS Officer of Madhya Pradesh State Cadre  -ANI

#6:33 PM

I don't have enough to criticise this speech: Ahmed Patel on PM Modi's remark on former PM Manmohan Singh - ANI

#6:29 PM

Elderly woman dumps husband who had voiced support for Donald Trump in run-up to the US presidential polls. - PTI

#6:28 PM

Look at his arrogance, he chooses to speak when everyone else is done & then makes unsustainable allegations: Kapil Sibal, on PM's speech - ANI

#6:22 PM

Appointments committee of Cabinet approves appointment of Karnal Singh as Director of Enforcement Directorate, for a period of two years: ANI

#6:09 PM

Uproar in Rajya Sabha over PM's remark on Manmohan Singh - ANI

#6:00 PM

Spokesperson of AIADMK claims 131 MLAs attended today's meeting chaired by party General Secretary V K Sasikala. -PTI

#5:52 PM

In Dimpaur, there was no election, but problem started there, we fail to understand their (protesting groups) intention: TR Zeliang - ANI

#5:44 PM

Red Cross says six staff killed, two missing in Afghanistan - AFP

#5:40 PM

PM Modi to reply to debate on motion of thanks to President’s address in Rajya Sabha - ANI

#5:39 PM

Law & order situation created by mob, they don't know what they are doing, I hope people understand the reality: TR Zeliang, Nagaland CM - ANI

#5:37 PM

Why are you(Cong) sprouting virtues of cash when it has so many economic vices? Your own white paper in 2012 said this: FM Jaitley in RS - ANI

#5:35 PM

Body of Bengali actor Bitasta Saha found at her Kolkata residence. Police investigation underway - ANI

#5:29 PM

Anand Sharma ji is even putting the blame of the new US Govt visa policy on us: FM Arun Jaitley in Rajya Sabha - ANI

#5:25 PM

Including almonds in diet may reduce risk of #cardiovascular diseases in Indians with #diabetes, new study claims. - PTI

#5:15 PM

Request all private sector doctors to come forward to, ‘Pledge for 9’ and provide free services on 9th of every month: JP Nadda - ANI

#5:14 PM

Delhi HC raps South Delhi Municipal Corporation, asks list of delinquent officers who allowed illegal construction in Sainik Farms - ANI

#5:00 PM

I want to see the day when Mr. Obama purchases a bed sheet which has ' Made In Uttar Pradesh' written on it - Rahul Gandhi in Ghaziabad

#4:58 PM

Bihar govt mulling capacity expansion of prisons to accommodate nearly 35,000 people arrested under new liquor law.

#4:57 PM

Chennai: Tributes paid to Naik Thiruppandi of 54 Rashtriya Rifles who lost his life in an avalanche on 6 February in Jammu & Kashmir. - ANI

#4:52 PM

Nobody knows where he (governor) is, what MLAs can do, they have to come and meet President: Subramanian Swamy, BJP on TN political crisis - ANI

#4:45 PM

Congress VP Rahul Gandhi addresses an election rally in Ghaziabad. - ANI

#4:44 PM

Two Israeli rights groups ask the country's Supreme Court to overturn a newly adopted law legalizing settlements. - AP

#4:43 PM

Ilyushin 38 Sea Dragon Long Range Maritime Reconnaissance aircraft of Navy carried out successful Anti Ship Missile firing on a target ship - ANI

#4:25 PM

Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee attacks PM, says people suffering even 3 months after demonetisation - PTI

#4:22 PM

Mohan Bhagwat visits Betul jail, pays tributes to RSS ideologue Golwalkar who was imprisoned there in 1949. - PTI

#4:18 PM

7 killed, 1 hurt as car rams into tree on Mumbai-Goa Highway in Ratnagiri district of Maharashtra's Konkan region. - PTI

#4:18 PM

DMK welcomes Panneerselvam's announcement to recommend inquiry commission to probe 'doubts' regarding Jayalalithaa's health. - PTI

#4:17 PM

CM Akhilesh Yadav addresses a rally in Bijnor - ANI

#4:17 PM

The kind of momentum budget has given in various sectors, we should be able to reach a growth of 7% plus in the next year: Shaktikanta Das - ANI

#4:14 PM

A Russian court has found opposition leader Alexei Navalny guilty in the retrial of a 2013 fraud case. - AP

#4:14 PM

Terrorism, especially nuclear terrorism, is an international threat that should not serve national strategy, says Foreign Secretary

#4:13 PM

DMK never supported Panneerselvam, extended support to only certain issues of govt: MK Stalin. - PTI

#4:10 PM

Par committee says powers given to CBI inadequate; proposes separate law for the probe agency - PTI

#4:10 PM

LOP and Congress MLA Abdul Mannan admitted to hospital after being injured in ruckus over property damage bill in West Bengal state assembly - ANI

#4:08 PM

BJP is trying to fish in troubled waters of Tamil Nadu "unconstitutionally" and instructing the Governor to not go to the state: Congress. - PTI

#4:08 PM

Congress asks SC & EC to initiate action against BJP for including triple talaq, Ram Temple issues in manifesto. - PTI

#4:06 PM

Leader of Opp in Bengal Assembly Abdul Mannan hospitalised after he was taken ill while being evicted by marshall from the house. - PTI

#4:05 PM

Goons have been sheltered that is why women feel unsafe in the state: PM Narendra Modi at Ghaziabad rally. - PTI

#4:05 PM

Huge blaze engulfs overcrowded slum in Manila, leaving as many as 15,000 people homeless. - AFP

#4:04 PM

When Akhilesh became CM we thought he is young, educated and will achieve something, but in 5 years UP has been destroyed: PM - PTI

#4:04 PM

130 AIADMK MLAs (Sasikala supporters) being taken in a bus to a Hotel: Sources - ANI

#3:44 PM

Ruckus took place in West Bengal Assembly after the opposition demanded more amendments in Property Rights Bill. - ANI

#3:40 PM

Sensex drops 45.24 pts to end at 28,289.92; Nifty up 0.75 point to 8,769.05. - PTI

#3:40 PM

Delhi HC adjourns hearing of CBI's plea for cancellation of bail granted to ex-IAF chief SP Tyagi&others for 22 Feb in AgustaWestland case - ANI

#3:36 PM

Indian Deputy High Commissioner JP Singh summoned by Pak Foreign office over alleged killing of a Pak national in cross-border firing - ANI

#3:30 PM

Amma appointed me, sacked because I supported OPS.Congratulate new person appointed but will continue to work on Amma's path: G Ramachandran - ANI

#3:28 PM

Massive undersea landslide in depths of Great Barrier Reef that may have led to huge tsunami over 300k yrs ago, found by JCU scientists. - PTI

# 3:10 PM

RBI says currency in circulation worth Rs 9.92 lakh crore as on January 27 - PTI

# 3:10 PM

Total 9.92 lakh crore rupees of total currency including new notes of 500 & 2000 is in circulation as of 27th January: RBI - ANI

# 3:10 PM

Assure on behalf of RBI that India's banking system is robust, saying there are flaws because of few incidents is wrong-SS Mundra Dy Guv RBI - ANI

# 3:05 PM 

Both new notes of Rs.2000 and Rs.500 are difficult to copy, the ones being found are photo copies: RBI - ANI

# 3:03 PM

RBI to establish a separate to ensure compliance. - PTI

# 2:57 PM

AIADMK general secretary VK Sasikala sacks IT wing sec G Ramachandran for anti-party activities and appoints VVR Raj Sathyan in his place. - ANI

# 2:56 PM

From 13 March there will be no limit on cash withdrawal from savings bank accounts: RBI - ANI

# 2:55 PM

Limit on cash withdrawal from savings backs accounts to be relaxed in 2 stages. From 20 Feb limit to be increased from Rs 24k to Rs 50k: RBI - ANI

# 2:46PM

Surplus to fall with progressive ; abundant liquidity with banks may persist into early months of FY18. - PTI

# 2:43 PM

committee shifts policy stance to "neutral" keeping in mind transitory effect of on inflation. - ANI

# 2:42 PM

Some people are in a problem because of my fight against black money and corruption, even after so many days they still talk about it: PM - ANI

# 2:41 PM

RBI changes policy stance from "accommodative" to "neutral". - PTI

# 2:39 PM

RBI lowers GDP growth forecast for this fiscal to 6.9 pc; expects rebound to 7.4 pc next year. - PTI

# 2:37 PM

RBI says expected growth is 7.4 percent for 2017-18 fiscal year - ANI

#2:35 PM

RBI says expected growth is 6.9 percent for 2016-17 fiscal year ending in the month of March - ANI

#2:34 PM

RBI keeps policy rate unchanged at 6.25 per cent. - PTI

# 2:30 PM

Repo Rate remains unchanged at 6.25 percent, Reverse Repo Rate also remains unchanged at 5.75 percent - ANI

# 2:07PM

Akhilesh ji, the public knows what you did with your father, uncle and brothers - ANI

# 2:05PM

The ruling party in UP has to give an account of their work but why aren't they doing that - ANI

# 2:03 PM

Congress promises new law on hate crimes for enhanced punishment to those creating tension on basis of caste, gender, religion in UP Manifesto - ANI

# 1:47PM

Uttar Pradesh: PM Narendra Modi to address an election rally in Ghaziabad, shortly -ANI

# 1:44 PM

Union minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore at International Counter Terrorism Seminar in Manesar (Gurugram). - ANI

# 1:41PM

China defends blocking a move in UN to ban JeM chief Masood Azhar; says conditions not met. - PTI

# 1:40PM

Centre or BJP has no role in "internal matters" of  AIADMK, says Venkaiah Naidu after revolt by O Paneersevlvam against Sasikala - PTI

# 1:33PM

"Nobody has the power to split or divide us..betrayal has never won," Sasikala  tells MLAs. - PTI

# 1:38 PM

BSP supremo Mayawati addresses a rally in Badaun. UP Polls 2017

# 1:32 PM

BJP President Amit Shah addressing an election rally in Hathras. uppolls2017 - ANI

# 1:30 PM

Panneerselvam colluded with the party which Amma fought against: Sasikala Natarajan - ANI

# 1:27 PM 

Sasikala Natarajan hits out at Panneerselvam, says will give a big blow to the act of betrayal and disloyalty - ANI

# 1:25 PM

Our opponents are after us & spearheading whatever is happening today,but nothing can stop us from following Amma's path: Sasikala Natarajan - ANI

# 1:25 PM 

Wrongdoings which O Panneerselvam had done, as Gen secy it became my responsibility to put an end to it: Sasikala Natarajan - ANI

# 1:23 PM

I could sense the acts of CM who completely connived with the opposition: Sasikala Natarajan- ANI

# 1:21 PM

After Amma's demise, the supporters asked me to take the responsibility; I couldn't as I was very sad: Sasikala Natarajan- ANI

# 1:00 PM

Congress releases manifesto for UP Assembly Polls - ANI

#12:54 PM

Such allegations are not good, it's not right to give political colour to the situation: MoS Home, Kiren Rijiju on TN political crisis - ANI

# 12:49 PM 

I've full majority in the State Assembly, all AIADMK MLAs stand with me: O Panneerselvam - ANI

# 12:48 PM 

I'll continue to discharge my duties in accordance with the wishes of people of Tamil Nadu - ANI

# 12:47 PM 

To be a TN CM is a huge task but at each and every step, humiliation was carried out by the insiders who were close to me: O Panneerselvam -ANI

# 12:46 PM 

I continued with my post only after union govt asked me to do so after resignation: O Panneerselvam -ANI

# 12:45 PM 

After assuming CM position, experiences which I had gone through had pained me a lot; being a CM I was targeted & humiliated: O Panneerselvam -ANI

# 12:38 PM

SPP withdraws from SC plea for execution of bail bond, stay on release of attached assets of Dayanidhi, Kalanithi Maran. Aircel Maxis Case - PTI

# 12:37 PM

SC decides to set up a panel of 3 former judges of apex court to look into the issue of compensation in the SSP project on river Narada. - ANI

# 12:34 PM 

It's an equal battle, Bangladesh did well in New Zealand just now, can't take any aspect of their team lightly: Virat Kohli on IndiavsBangladesh - ANI

# 12:31 PM 

UP: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi addressing an election rally in Hathras. - ANI

# 12:28 PM

ECI sent a copy of complaint to AIADMK on Feb 2 asking for its response; No date fixed by ECI for submission of the response. - ANI

# 12:27 PM

One game doesn't overshadow 2 years of hard work, he is the most solid batsman of our team in the test format: Virat Kohli on Ajinkya Rahane - ANI

# 12:18 PM

Ajinkya Rahane will replace Karun Nair in Indian team for test match against Bangladesh on February 9 in Hyderabad - ANI

# 12:13 PM 

Chhattisgarh: IT Dept conducts raids at 7places related to businessmen brothers Ramavtar & Pawan Aggarwal in Bilaspur;Docs,computers seized. - ANI

# 11:49 AM

There have been times when Jayalalithaa inside assembly greeted me, smiled. Can Sasikala question this act of Jayalalithaa?: MK Stalin,DMK - ANI

# 11:49 AM

Shameful to say that smiling is an objectionable thing. Now what will she say about the mess people are laughing on now? :MK Stalin, DMK - ANI

# 11:46 AM

22 trains delayed (arriving late in Delhi area), 1 cancelled and 9 rescheduled due to fog and other operational reasons. - ANI

# 11:45 AM 

Sasikala Natarajan has reached party headquarter in Chennai for AIADMK MLAs meeting. - ANI

# 11:44 AM

2G case: Special Public prosecutor Anand Grover withdraws plea in Aircel-Maxis case where a Special CBI Court discharged Maran brothers - ANI

# 11:33 AM

Sasikala Natarajan has now reached party headquarter in Chennai for AIADMK MLAs meeting. - ANI

# 11:32 AM 

Sasikala Natarajan leaves Poes Garden residence in Chennai for AIADMK MLAs meet at party headquarter.- ANI

# 11:26 AM 

Hearing on bail application of all 11 accused in Vijay Mallya loan default case, completed. Special CBI court to pronounce order on 10th Feb - ANI

# 11:19 AM

Congress President Sonia Gandhi attends Lok Sabha proceedings in the Parliament. - ANI

# 11:17 AM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi attends Lok Sabha proceedings in the Parliament. - ANI

# 11:13 AM

I will accept Deepa's (J Jayalalithaa's niece) support, if offered:  - ANI

# 11:09 AM

Seven judge bench of Supreme court issues contempt notice to Calcutta HC Judge CS Karnan, initiating suo moto criminal proceedings - ANI

# 1:03 PM

Rajya Sabha adjourned till 2 PM - ANI

# 12:59 PM 

Chennai: Sasikala Natarajan at AIADMK party headquarters. - ANI

# 11:01 AM

Tamil Nadu Political crisis: at his residence in Chennai, says will prove my strength in the assembly - ANI

# 11:00 AM

Union Govt supporting Tamil people. Whoever extends support to Tamil people, we will accept it:  - ANI

# 10:56 AM

Tamil Nadu Political crisis: Will meet Tamil Nadu people, in each and every city to make my point says in Chennai - ANI

# 10:56 AM 

I will prove my strength in the assembly: in Chennai - ANI

# 10:55 AM 

Internal matter;to be seen by their local representatives-Union Min Rajyavardhan Rathore at NSG International Seminar on TN political crisis - ANI

# 10:52 AM

Health queries regarding Amma raised in recent past,its duty of state Gvt to enquire. Recommended an enquiry commission:  - ANI

# 10:49 AM

If party cadres ask me to withdraw my resignation, I will do that:  - ANI

# 10:49 AM

There has been no instance where has betrayed the party, while remaining in power or opposition:  - ANI

# 10:47 AM

Bulandshahr (UP): RLD Khurja candidate Manoj Gautam and one more arrested in connection with murder of his brother Vinod Kumar & his friend.

#10:45 AM 

at his residence in Chennai, to address media shortly - ANI

# 10:41 AM

Chinamma will be Tamil Nadu CM undoubtedly, all AIADMK MLAs are behind her: AIADMK MP, Navaneethakrishnan  - ANI

# 10:39 AM

Numbers 154 or 132 will not be decided on roads but on the floor of the assembly: Rajya Sabha MP V. Maitreyan - ANI

# 10:38 AM

Delhi: Kerala MPs stage a protest in front of Gandhi statue inside Parliament House complex over Father Tom issue. - ANI

# 10:36 AM

My conscience as Amma loyalist made me join : AIADMK Rajya Sabha MP V. Maitreyan - ANI

# 10:33 AM 

Delhi: TMC MPs stage a protest in front of Gandhi statue inside Parliament House complex  - ANI

# 10:32 AM 

AIADMK Rajya Sabha MP V. Maitreyan reaches O Panneerselvam's residence in Chennai.

#10:14 AM 

Tamil Nadu Political crisis: More police force deployment at 's memorial at Chennai's Marina Beach - ANI

#10:10 AM

Guv is constitutional authority;He's examining aspects,will take appropriate decision; There's no reason to criticise anyone: Venkaiah Naidu - ANI

#10:03 AM

should be sworn-in as CM;If delayed it’ll be violence against Constitution;President must intervene-Subramanian Swamy,BJP - ANI

# 9:56 AM 

Dangers of discriminating among terrorists, good or bad, and even yours and mine, are increasingly recognised: S Jaishankar, Foreign Secy

# 9:52 AM

Terrorism is an international threat, that should not serve national strategy; nuclear terrorism even more so: S Jaishankar, Foreign Secy - ANI

# 9:48 AM

Tamil Nadu crisis: Ahead of MLAs meet at party headquarter, meets leaders including M Thambidurai at Poes Garden - ANI

#9:42 AM

Developing a comprehensive global response is the highest priority: S Jaishankar, Foreign Secretary - ANI

#9:45 AM

No immediate plan to add new countries to travel ban list: White House - PTI

#9:45 AM

PM Narendra Modi to reply to debate on motion of thanks to President's address in Rajya Sabha, later today.

#9:30 AM

Foreign Secy S Jaishankar speaking at Implementation and Assessment Group Meeting of Global Initiative to Combat Nuclear Terrorism:

-Developing a comprehensive global response is the highest priority

-Nuclear security will be a continuing concern

-Comprehensive convention on international terrorism was proposed by India in 1996;hope that it'll be adopted soon

-We hope that such horrors will never be repeated &cannot overstate importance of countries with nuclear weapons to be responsible

-Negative consequences of atomic power cannot be ignored. World has witnessed immense destructive power of the atom

#9:16 AM

Sensex 19.70 points down, currently at 28315.46. Nifty at 8767.50 - ANI

#9:14 AM 

BSSC secretary Parmeshwar Ram detained by police in connection with Bihar Staff Selection Commission exam paper leak. - ANI

#9:10 AM

How can we support when he's in oppo?We're major party,want to come back to power,expose AIADMK's wrongdoings: TKS Elangovan - ANI

#8:55 AM

Tamil Nadu Political crisis: There is a force behind everything that is happening, says  - ANI

#8:20 AM 

Demonetisation: TMC MPs to hold protest at Gandhi statue in Parliament at 10:30 am -ANI

# 8:08 AM 

Mumbai: Fire broke out at Wadi Bunder yard a short while ago, now doused - ANI

#7:56 AM

Allahabad: Voter-verified paper audit trail machines, method of providing feedback to voters using ballotless voting systm,to be used in polls - ani

#7:17 AM 

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi to hold four election rallies in UP today-Hathras, Bulandshahr, Hapur and Ghaziabad - ANI

#7:14 AM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi to hold an election rally in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad today - ANI

#6:06 AM 

Earthquake with magnitude 6.2 in Southwestern Pakistan at 03:33 hrs - ANI

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First Published : 08 Feb 2017, 07:16:00 AM