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Updated On : 17 Feb , 2017 , 12:00 AM
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New Delhi:

Twitter is buzzing with news alerts from India and rest of the world. Here are the latest updates from the micro-blogging site in one scroll:

#11:37 PM

Donald Trump attacks 'dishonest' media in first solo press conference

#10:20 PM

Islamic State claims responsibility for Lal Shahbaz Qalandar suicide attack

#09:18 PM

DSP Sehwan says death toll from attack at Lal Shahbaz Qalandar's shrine in Pakistan now stands at around 100, reports Karachi Post- ANI

#08:26 PM

The TN government sworn-in today is anti people: O Panneersalvem after visiting Jayalalithaa's memorial at Marina Beach, Chennai

#08:08 PM

Explosion in premises of Lal Shahbaz shrine in Sehwan of Pakistan- ANI

#08:05 PM

O. Panneerselvam pays tribute at Jayalalitha's memorial at Marina Beach, Chennai- ANI

#07:31 PM

Congratulate new govt; hope it'll nt function under control of VK Sasikala who's in Bengaluru jail; CM should remember his oaths-MK Stalin, DMK

#07:24 PM

Chennai, Tamil Nadu: AIADMK MLAs head back to Kuvathur's Golden Bay resort after Tamil Nadu cabinet and CM E. Palanisamy's oath ceremony

#07:12 PM

2 dead, more than 20 injured after a bus turned turtle on Chakia-Kesariya road in Motihari, Bihar

#07:02 PM

Hafiz Saeed is internationally proscribed terrorist who's engaged in numerous terror acts; He needs to be brought to justice soon-VSwarup, MEA

#6:50 PM

Bhopal ISI spy case: Details of matter given to PMO and it's now monitoring the matter, Madhya Pradesh Home Minister, Bhupendra Singh - ANI

#06:45 PM

 CRPF 184 Bn recovered and defused approx 10 kg landmine planted beside a forest road in Chandabilla Village, West Midnapore (West Bengal) - ANI

#06:05 PM

2009 Noida gangrape case: Delhi Court acquits 9 persons accused of gang-raping an MBA student of Amity University due to lack of evidence

#06:01 PM

2008 Malegaon blasts: NIA tells Mumbai Court about the need of re-examination of ATS's investigation due to the loop-holes present- ANI

#05:58 PM

Your statements violate said norms,advise you to be more careful and circumspect in future:EC to Manohar Parrikar- ANI

#05:08 PM

MEA Spokesperson Vikas Swarup appointed as High Commissioner of lndia to Canada

#04:57 PM

Nine lakh accounts of 18 lakh scrutinised by the I-T Dept under Operation Clean Money put in 'doubtful' category

#04:54 PM

Bhopal ISI spy case: Accused Rajan Tiwari,sent to police remand till Feb 21, Manish, Mohit & Dhruv sent to police remand till Feb 27- ANI

#04:42 PM

Chennai: E. Palanisamy takes oath as next Tamil Nadu CM- ANI

#04:30 PM 

2005 Delhi serial blasts: Accused Tariq Ahmed Dar sentenced to 10 years- ANI

#04:29 PM

These elections are to change the fortunes of Uttar Pradesh. Elect a stable BJP Government: PM Narendra Modi- ANI

#04:27 PM

2005 Delhi serial blasts: Accused Mohammed Rafiq Shah and Mohammed Hussain Fazili acquitted of all charges.- ANI

#04:26 PM

We've done away with interviews for class III & IV jobs. Now jobs are given on the basis of merit: PM

#4:19 PM

We have reduced stent prices. This will make treatment more affordable for the poor: PM Narendra Modi

#4:10 PM

Earlier urea for farmers used to go to chemical factories. We decided to neem coat them & now it benefits only the farmers: PM Narendra Modi

#4:04 PM

What is the reason that SP government formed alliance with those who rubbished Lohia ji's ideals? : PM

#3:56 PM

SP government in Uttar Pradesh is anti-farmer. Centre allotted funds but why is it that farmers in the state are not benefited?: PM

#3:42 PM

Our Govt is for the poor, the underprivileged, the marginalized, the farmers: PM

For more details click here: Watch Live | PM Modi in Barabanki: ‘Our Govt is for poor, underprivileged and farmers’

 #3.40 PM

Sensex rebounds 145.71 points to end at 28,301.27, Nifty gains 53.30 points to 8,778 (PTI)

#3.30 PM

AIADMK leaders reach Raj Bhawan for oath taking ceremony- ANI

#3:10 PM

As far as is concerned, situation is normal; is monitoring cash position on daily basis: . - PTI

#2:58 PM

Modiji, you don't need a govt me in UP to wave off the loans of farmers. You are the PM and have the authority to do so: Rahul Gandhi - ANI

#2:36 PM

Actor Anuj Saxena surrenders before Delhi Court in connection with a graft case involving sr bureaucrat BK Bansal & family suicide matter. - ANI

#2:33 PM

Triple talaq case: Supreme Court asks all respective parties to give their written submissions to the Attorney General by March 30. - aNI

#2:30 PM

24 civilians killed in bombing on Syria town - AFP

#2:27 PM

We'll continue with our 'dharm yudh' until Amma's rule is established: Panneerselvam - ANI

#2:00 PM

Malaysian police say a third person has been arrested in connection with death of North Korean leader's half brother. - AP

#1:50 PM

Collision between a truck and car in Mirzapur, Madhya Pradesh, claimed 3 lives; 6 injured, out of which 3 are critical. - ANI

#1:46 PM

Situation in UP due to the failure of state government is such that we need to work to overcome this: PM Narendra Modi - ANI

#1:36 PM

UP ranks no.1 in political murders: PM Modi in Hardoi

#1:35 PM

Can any political party's office be at police stations? Police take permission from SP workers to lodge a case: PM Modi in Hardoi - ANI

#1:34 PM

If Uttar Pradesh and Bihar are free of poverty, it means the country is free from poverty, says PM Modi in Hardoi

Read More: Watch Live UP elections | PM Modi in Hardoi: 'I can see a saffron sea in front of me'

#1:31 PM

We will not let the party (AIADMK) go into the hands of few of 's family members:  - ANI

#1:22 PM

Rains at many places & fresh snowfall in Gulmarg raise minimum temperatures across Kashmir & Ladakh, mercury settles above freezing point

#1:17 PM

inducts first neo plane, touted as fuel efficient, into its fleet and plans to take 13 more such aircraft on lease.

#1:17 PM

This huge field of Hardoi appears small today, I can see a sea of saffron - PM Modi in Hardoi

#1:00 PM

Except that O Panneerselvam all 134 MLAs are with us. I've learnt swearing in will be around 4-4.30pm: M.Thambidurai, AIADMK Senior Leader - ANI

#12:40 PM

This is people's victory, we will carry forward Amma's legacy in the coming days: AIADMK Senior Leader M. Thambidurai - ANI

#12:19 PM

Governor appoints Edappadi K. Palanisamy as CM of Tamil Nadu, asks him to seek vote of confidence in 15 days: Raj Bhavan statement - ANI

#12:16 PM

Govt is clear on its policy of zero tolerance towards terrorism. Perpetrators of terrorism also need to be brought to book: MoS PMO J Singh - ANI

#12:16 PM

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti to go for cabinet reshuffle tomorrow: Sources - ANI

#12:15 PM

Governor invites AIADMK's legislature party leader Edappadi K. Palanisamy to form government: AIADMK - ANI

Read More | Sasikala's 'proxy' Palanisamy to be sworn-in as 21st Tamil Nadu CM, gets 15-day time to prove majority in House

#12:00 PM

J&K: Terrorists flee after looting more than 2 lakh rupees from a J&K Bank branch in Shopian district - aNI

#11:37 AM

Austria to sue Airbus over alleged Eurofighter fraud: official - AFP

#11:27 AM

CM Akhilesh Yadav to campaign today for Aparna Yadav who is candidate from Lucknow Cantt  - ANI

#10:50 AM

40-year-old man attempts suicide at Shahdara metro station in Delhi, gets hospitalised

#10:42 AM

Governor invites AIADMK's legislature party leader Edapadi K.Palanisamy: AIADMK - ANI

#10:11 AM

3 arrested in CMRI Hospital vandalism case in Kolkata wherein 16-year-old's relatives ransacked the hospital for alleged negligent treatment - ANI

#10:07 AM

Police arrested 1 ULFA terrorist last night in Tengakhat (Assam), for suspected involvement in blast case on Dibrugarh's Convoy Road on 26 Jan - ANI

#9:57 AM

Car rams into a horse-cart in Noida's Film City in Uttar Pradesh; injured horse taken for treatment. - ANI

#8:47 AM

Patiala House Court to pronounce judgement in 2005 Delhi serial blasts case that claimed 60 lives & injured about 100 people - ANI

#8:34 AM

Malaysia police say a second woman has been arrested in connection with the killing of North Korea leader's half brother  - AP

#7:46 AM

An auto spun out of control and turned upside down in Bihar's Katihar, leading to the death of 6 people & injuring almost 10 - ANI

#7:34 AM

West Bengal College & University Teachers Association held a protest yesterday, against Education Bill passed in state assembly - ANI

#7:17 AM

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's rally in Sitapur, UP - ANI

#7:15 AM

PM Narendra Modi to address an election rally in Hardoi, Uttar Pradesh - ANI

#7:02 AM

South Carolina Boeing workers reject representation by Machinists, maintaining Southern reluctance toward unionisation. - AP

#5:39 AM

Trump calls for release of Venezuela opposition leader after meeting wife - ANI

First Published : Thursday, February 16, 2017 07:06 AM
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