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News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Manas Dwivedi | Updated on: 05 Jan 2017, 11:43:09 PM
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# 11:42 PM

NickiMinaj confirms split with #MeekMill on twitter: AP

# 11:27 PM

Car bomb in Syria coastal regime bastion kills 15: Monitor - AFP

# 11:08 PM

Reports that Trump eyeing revamp of spy agencies are false - spokesman (Reuters India)

#11: 07 PM

Suspected Kurdish militants kill two in car bombing in Turkey's Izmir: Reuters India

# 11:04 PM

 US imposes sanctions on #Osama bin Laden's son, saying he poses a risk to national security: AP

# 10:51 PM

From last week, we have started this bazaar and security has been increased in the area: RN Das (Superintendent of Police, Bastar): ANI

# 10:49 PM

ICSE, ISC exams for class X & XII to be rescheduled due to Assembly elections in 5 states, new dates yet to be finalised: Officials (PTI)

# 10:46  

Osama Bin Laden's son, in his mid-twenties, has become an active Al-Qaeda propagandist since his father's 2011 death: AFP

# 10:40 PM

Chhattisgarh: Maoist killed in an encounter with Police on Wednesday, first time Insas LMG service rifle recovered by Bastar Police: ANI

#10:28 PM

Polavaram project, a multi-purpose irrigation venture on Godavari river, to be completed by 2019: Andhra CM N Chandrababu Naidu - PTI

#10:25 PM

A surrendered naxalite killed allegedly by maoists in Dhanora tehsil of Maharashtra's Gadchiroli district: Police - PTI

# 9:52 PM

"My entry into politics cannot be stopped," says Deepa Jayakumar, the niece of ex-Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa, a month after her demise -PTI

# 9: 48 PM

Car crashes into five vehicles in #Ahmedabad, Gujarat, one injured: ANI

# 9:29 PM

Golden temple in Amritsar spectacularly illuminated on the occasion of Guru Gobind Singh's 350th Prakash Parv: ANI

# 9:21 PM

 Charlie Hebdo tribute marks two years of Islamist attacks on France: AFP

# 9:20 PM 

 Dhoni is a sensible person, must have taken this decision (of stepping down from ODI,T20 captaincy) after much thought: Harbhajan Singh -ANI

# 9:18 PM

 No tiff between us as is being seen: Puducherry CM V Narayanasamy on Kiran Bedi cancels his circular on use of social media by officials: ANI

# 9:08 PM

US puts Osama Bin Laden's son on terror blacklist: AFP

# 9:06 PM

It's very disturbing. I feel country's moral fabric is breaking down. Hope we fight this: John Abraham on Bengaluru molestation case: ANI

# 8:52 PM

CBI scrutinising documents in the Air Asia case of alleged fraudulent Rs 22 crore transaction in India and Singapore: CBI sources -ANI

# 8:50 PM

 4 arrested in connection with groping & assault of a woman by 2 scooter-borne men near her home in Bengaluru on New Year's eve: Police -PTI

# 8:49 PM

 Presentation through UPI, BHIM App, & participation of about 40 UAE soldiers will be highlights of this Republic Day parade: PTI

# 8:47 PM

 Contingents of border-guarding forces - @ITBP_official, #SeemaSurakshaBal & @BSF_India will not be walking the Rajpath this #RepublicDay.

# 8:43 PM

 One is a software employee, other is a private employee.Court has given 3 day imprisonment on basis of video footage: Hyderabad West DCP -ANI

# 8:42 PM

 Two persons on a vehicle came, on seeing her they commented & tried to touch her, later fled away from the scene: #Hyderabad (West) DCP: ANI

# 8:40 PM

 2 men accused of accosting (under sec 70 C of Hyderabad City Police Act) a woman in Hyderabad, given three day imprisonment (Jan 1): ANI

# 8:20 PM

 Delhi Airport Directorate of Revenue Intelligence unit seized Rs 1 crore of foreign currency from a hawala operator, who came from Dubai: ANI

# 8:19 PM

 Head of the family gives lessons to truant child, that is the kind of lesson President of India has given: Randeep Surjewala: ANI

# 8:11PM

Bitcoin nears all-time high as it becomes 'safe haven' asset: AFP

# 8:10 PM

 President of India has now spoken, will PM Modi listen & leave his arrogance of power & recoup the losses? RandeepSurjewala: ANI

# 8:08 PM

 President has shown truth to #PMModi & his Govt-Randeep Surjewala, Congress on President Pranab Mukherjee's statement on DeMonetisation: ANI

# 8:02 PM

Middle & inner circular roads of Connaught Place, Delhi to get vehicle-free by providing effective park and ride services: ANI

# 7:47 PM

 Clashes occur near Damascus despite Syria truce: AFP

#7: 44 PM

 Middle & inner circular roads of Delhi's Connaught Place to be made 'vehicle free' for 3 months from Feb on pilot basis: PTI

# 7:42 PM

 Every state, irrespective of political attachment, should try to ensure peace in the state, maintain law & order: WB Governor K N Tripathi

# 7:23 PM

AAP announces its last list of 3 candidates for Assembly Elections in Punjab, completes ticket distribution process: PTI

# 7:16 PM

ED attaches Rs 6.5 cr worth assets of an IT firm in Bengaluru in a #moneylaundering probe for allegedly cheating a bank of Rs 30 cr: PTI

# 7:15 PM

With new mines, 12,600 jobs will be created. Singareni is a great org and we will work towards its development: Telangana CM - ANI

# 7:14 PM

We will start new underground mines soon. Closing of underground mines are false rumours: Telangana CM KC Rao: ANI

# 7:13 PM

Delhi's tableaux at the Republic Day parade in 2017 is on education, it has nothing to do with narcotics control say sources: ANI

# 7:01 PM

Explosion occurs close to court in western Turkish city of Izmir: AFP

# 6:54 PM

Japan’s Ambassador to India Kenji Hiramatsu said Japan is quite interested in India's urban development initiatives: ANI

# 6:53 PM

Japan decides to be associated with development of Chennai, Ahmedabad and Varanasi as smart cities: ANI

# 6:51 PM

Car bombing in Syria coastal regime bastion kills 14: AFP

# 6:50 PM

 Turkey jails two troops for life in first verdict over July 15 coup bid: reports: AFP

# 6:42 PM

NHRC issues notice to the Chief Secretary, Government of Tamil Nadu over reported deaths of 106 farmers in one month: ANI

# 6:41 PM

CISF SI Bhagat Singh committed suicide by shooting himself with his service revolver in the CCTV Room of Kalkaji Mandir metro station: ANI

#  6:40 PM

The Weighted Average Lending Rate (WALR) came down marginally to 11.26 per cent in September 2016 from 11.28 per cent in June 2016: ANI

# 6:38 PM

RBI releases ‘Quarterly BSR-1: Outstanding Credit of Scheduled Commercial Banks for September 2016: ANI

# 6:30 PM

CCTV footage of mob attacking cops in #MukherjeeNagar appears, Delhi Police questions 1,200-1,500 studnets from the area: PTI

# 6:28 PM

Email signed by Calcutta Club's CEO stated- cordial atmosphere of club will be at stake if event takes place:Diptangshu Chaudhury, Organiser: ANI

# 6: 25 PM

Were told that event as perceived by Kolkata Police is sensitive.They felt it will fuel unnecessary tension:Organiser Calcutta Club event:ANI

# 6:05 PM

India reluctant to give special tax incentives to Apple: Reuters India

# 6:01 PM

105-year-old Frenchman Robert Marchand pedals into history books with new one-hour track record at 14.01 miles: AFP

# 5:40 PM

Aircel Maxis deal matter: Madras HC dismisses Karti Chidambaram's plea seeking to quash summons issued by Enforcement Directorate: ANI

# 5:36 PM

 We all will have to be extra careful to alleviate the suffering of the poor: President Pranab Mukherjee: ANI

# 5:35 PM

Demonetisation,while immobilizing black money & fighting corruption,may lead to temporary slowdown of the economy:President Pranab Mukherjee: ANI

# 5:27 PM

 Aiyappa molested the girl, there was no friendship or any such thing except that they stay close by: Bengaluru police commissioner: ANI

# 5:25 PM

 They had been stalking the girl for few days.After their celebration in name of New Year, they molested her: Bengaluru Police commissioner: ANI

# 5:19 PM

 Four out of total six persons arrested in the heinous act. Aiyappa, a delivery boy and ITI student is main culprit: BengaluruPolice: ANI

# 6:26 PM

Were told that event as perceived by Kolkata Police is sensitive.They felt it will fuel unnecessary tension:Organiser Calcutta Club event:ANI

# 5:18 PM

 Parkash Badal to contest from Lambi assembly constituency, Sukhbir Singh Badal will contest from Jalalabad assembly constituency: ANI

# 5:15 PM

 Fire reported on oil platform in Gulf of Mexico off Louisiana coast; no injuries reported: AP

# 5:12 PM

Police arrest four accused in connection with Bengaluru girl molestation case: ANI

# 5:10 PM

Udhampur: Army Chief General Bipin Rawat on a three day tour to J&K, will visit Udhampur, Srinagar, Nagrota & Siachen during his tour: ANI

# 4:51 PM

BJP national executive to be held at NDMC Convention centre in Delhi on January 6th and 7th: ANI

# 4:50 PM

Situation was controlled after we called seniors, who came with additional force: Policeman Anil Kaushik on #MNagarmolestation case: ANI

# 4:48 PM

Mob started pelting stones at us in groups. We took shelter in the police booth: Policeman Anil Kaushik on Mukherjee Nagar molestation case: ANI

# 4:35 PM

NGT considering to restrain Ministry of Environ. & Forest from granting fresh permissions under new regulation on real estate projects: ANI

# 4:33 PM

Over 200 Samajwadi Party legislators sign affidavit in favour of Akhilesh Yadav: PTI

# 4:12 PM

Puducherry LG Kiran Bedi declares 'null and void' CM V Narayanasamy's order banning use of social media for official purposes: PTI

# 4:06 PM

We are big supporters of Digital India programme. We are working on digitising payments: Sundar Pichai, ANI

# 4:05 PM

Sensex 245.11 points up to end at 26878.24. Nifty closes at 8273.80: ANI

# 4:04 PM

Main areas focused for India is to make Google work in as many languages as possible here, we have made progress: Sundar Pichai - ANI

# 4:03 PM

In India potential is there & market is developing. It will take few years to fully realise the potential: Sundar Pichai on startups in India: ANI

# 4:01 PM

I have an outstanding leadership team, your work is to remove roadblocks for them. I value team work: Sundar Pichai, Google CEO: ANI

# 4:00 PM

AIU MumbaiCustoms intercepted a passenger on the intervening night of Jan 4/5,seized 4.753 kg of narcotic drugs concealed in 15 roti makers

# 3:58 PM

Google CEO #SundarPichai interacts with students at IIT Kharagpur: ANI

# 3:53 PM

He took appropriate decision at appropriate time. He gave #ViratKohli the New Year's gift: MS Dhoni's childhood coach Chanchal Bhattacharya: ANI

#3:01 PM

Request them (victims) to come to us we will probe further to nab culprits: Om Prakash, DGP Karnataka on Bengaluru New Year Eve's incident (ANI) 

#2:56 PM 

Puducherry LG Kiran Bedi cancel CM V.Narayanasamy's order which banned use of social media for official work (ANI) 

#2:51 PM

Steps being taken to complete process of counting returned SBNs (Specified Bank Notes) to release firm figures at early date: RBI (ANI) 

#2:42 PM

Will file civil&criminal defamation case against Saugata Roy,Tapas Pal & Nandini Pal;already in talks with lawyers: Babul Supriyo,Union Min (ANI)

#2:37 PM

Don't want to make issue of attack on my house; everyone's safe but attacking ground level BJP workers in WB is wrong-Babul Supriyo,Union Min (ANI) 

#2:28 PM

Trying to expeditiously complete the counting process, will release figures of tendered after that:  .(PTI) 

#2:21 PM

A man posing as an IPS Officer has been arrested from Patna Airport (ANI) 

#2:13 PM

TMC workers protest outside PMO in Delhi, Protesters have been detained by Police (ANI) 

#2.08 PM

Trinamool workers protest outside PMO in Delhi over action against party MP Sudip Bandopadhyay (ANI)

#1.53 PM

High-level committee chaired by home minister Rajnath Singh has approved assistance of Rs 208.91 crore for flood-hit Uttarakhand and of Rs 1782.44 crore for drought-affected Karnataka (ANI)

#1:40 PM

Asansol (West Bengal): 1 dead and 19 injured after a bus collided with a truck in Chittaranjan Road area (ANI) 

#1:19 PM

SC asks the CBI to conclude probe into purchase of 111 aircraft bought under UPA government.(ANI) 

#1.10 PM

Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party (MGP) withdraws support from Goa government, declares Sudin Dhavalikar as its CM candidate

#1:00 PM

J-K: Fire breaks out at CRPF camp in Srinagar's Karan Nagar area (ANI)

#12:51 PM

There is no scope for a change, the budget will be announced on 1 February: Union Minister MA Naqvi (ANI) 

#12:40 PM

HM Rajnath Singh chaired High Level Committee meeting for Central Assistance to Uttarakhand&Karnataka,affected by flood&drought respectively (ANI) 

#12:36 PM

PM Narendra Modi and Bihar CM Nitish Kumar along with others at Patna's Gandhi Maidan (ANI) 

#12:31 PM

Visuals of fresh snowfall in Bhadarwah town of Jammu & Kashmir's Doda district (ANI) 

#12:24 PM

We will increase CCTV installation, will install 5000 CCTVs. Will also increase number of Dial 100 24/7 helplines from 15 to 100: K'tka HM  (ANI) 

#12:19 PM

NCW has summoned me, will reply to them. Will also reply to the Governor who has asked for a report: Karnataka HM G. Parameshwara (ANI) 

#12:16 PM

My quote about the New Year's eve alleged molestation incident has been interpreted out of context: Karnataka HM G. Parameshwara (ANI) 

#12:14 PM

SC notice to WB govt on Gorkhaland Territorial Administration's petition against Govt refusal to transfer administrative power to it (ANI) 

#12:10 PM

Earthquake measuring 4.3 on the Richter scale strikes near Myanmar - India border in Manipur (ANI) 

#12:05 PM

PM Narendra Modi arrives in Patna for 350th Prakash Parv of Guru Gobind Singh (ANI) 


#12:01 PM

Populist measures could be taken in budget, so a just and fair election can't be held: GN Azad,Congress after meeting Election Commission (ANI) 

#11:57 AM

Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) releases first list of 100 candidates for upcoming  (ANI) 

#11:52 AM

BCCI administrative staff, under supervision of chief executive officer Rahul Johri, has taken over day-to-day functioning of the Board (ANI) 

#11:50 AM

SC to hear plea seeking those political leaders who are charged under serious offences should not contest the elections (ANI) 

#11:37 AM

Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley chairs 16th meeting of the Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC) (ANI) 

#11:31 AM

Supreme Court declines urgent hearing of a PIL which was filed raising privacy concerns over use of Aadhar card (ANI) 

#11:13 AM

Niranjan Shah resigns as secretary of Saurashtra Cricket Association (ANI) 

#11:05 AM

TMC, Congress, DMK,JDU, RLD leaders arrive to meet Election Commission on issue of budget date being too close to polls (ANI) 

#10:47 AM

A petition seeking CBI inquiry into Jayalalithaa's death dismissed by Supreme Court. Petition was filed by expelled AIADMK MP Sasikala Pushpa (ANI) 

#10:37 AM

Budget should be postponed as elections are close; allegation of appeasing public can be levied on ruling party in this case: Sanjay Raut,SS (ANI) 

#10:16 AM

Sheopur (Madhya Pradesh): Farmer receives Rs 2000 notes from SBI Bank without Mahatma Gandhi's image (ANI) 

#10:00 AM

Now we will not cooperate anymore with Centre in rolling out GST. Our protests will continue: Saugata Roy,TMC (ANI) 

#9:51 AM

No compromise between Akhilesh Yadav, Mulayam Singh Yadav, Akhilesh to stick with 'cycle' symbol: source: (News Nation TV) 

EC asks Akhilesh Yadav&Mulayam Singh Yadav to reply by 9 Jan on each other's petitions filed before it claiming party&poll symbol:EC sources (ANI) 

#9:10 AM

The 10 Indian fishermen have been taken to Jaffna Naval camp for investigation by Srilankan Navy (ANI) 

#8:52 AM

Madhya Pradesh: Two people including Congress leader Raju Mishra shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Jabalpur (ANI) 

#8:40 AM

10 Tamil Nadu fishermen apprehended near Neduntheevu in Palk Strait along with 2 boats by Srilankan Navy (ANI) 

#8:29 AM

West Bengal BJP leaders to meet Home Minister Rajnath Singh today at 1 pm (ANI) 

#8:10 AM

It is clear that the Govt will misuse the budget presentation and try to allure the voters just before polls: Anand Sharma,Congress (ANI) 

#08:01 AM

PM Modi to visit Patna today to take part in 350th  Prakash Parv of Guru Gobind Singh

#7:57 AM

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat to visit Jammu today (ANI) 

#7:52 AM

Odisha Cricket Association secretary Ashirbad Behera, president Ranjib Biswal and all OCA office bearers have resigned (ANI) 

#7:49 AM

If Didi(Mamata Banerjee) has any evidence against me in Rose valley case then she should bring it forward: Babul Supriyo,Union Minister (ANI) 

#7:36 AM

Oppn parties including TMC,SP,BSP,JDU,RJD to meet Election Commission at 11am today on budget date being too close to polls:Derek O Brien (ANI) 

#7:01 AM

Delhi: 70 trains delayed,22 rescheduled and 7 cancelled due to fog (ANI) 

#3:10 AM

Fire broke out at a chemical factory in Madhyamgram (North 24 Parganas, West Bengal). 38 fire engines on the spot. 3 firemen injured. (ANI) 

#3:00 AM

US President-elect DonaldTrump appoints Indian- American Raj Shah to a key White House position (ANI) 

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First Published : 05 Jan 2017, 07:51:00 AM