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New Delhi, News Nation Bureau | Updated : 04 July 2017, 10:35 PM

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#10:24 PM

Income Tax official RC Gupta arrested by CBI in Bhopal, while taking a bribe of Rs 10,000. Case registered.- ANI

#10:21 PM

Important visit for both the nations,talks will focus on issues including agriculture,water mgmt,innovations: Ram Madhav,BJP  - ANI

#10:04 PM

: Five year old Leopard dies of illness, near Madukkarai forest range in Coimbatore. - ANI

#9:49 PM

Israel: Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits grave of Benjamin Ze'ev Herzl in Jerusalem.  - ANI

#9:43 PM

Madhya Pradesh: A diesel tanker overturned on Tala-Manpur route in Umaria district; locals gather to collect diesel - ANI

#9:23 PM

Article 156 of Constitution states,President can remove Guv, after this incident,worth considering asking Guv to leave: Derek O Brien,TMC - ANI

#9:20 PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi signs Visitors' Book at Yad Vashem, memorial to victims of the Holocaust, in Israel  - ANI

#9:12 PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi pays tribute, lays wreath at Yad Vashem, memorial to victims of the Holocaust, in Israel⁠⁠⁠⁠.  - ANI

#8:59 PM

Sri Lankan Army returns land to Tamils, ends control over fishing harbour. - PTI

#8:57 PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits Yad Vashem, memorial to the victims of the Holocaust, in Israel⁠⁠⁠⁠. - ANI

#8:52 PM

Crysanthumun flower will be named in honour of PM Narendra Modi. The flower will be called 'Modi.'  - ANI

#8:48 PM

WB Guv used unacceptable language in telephone call to WB CM. Unfortunate, Raj Bhawan in WB converted into 'RSS Shaakha': Derek O Brien, TMC- ANI

#8:45 PM

: Death toll in Mandi bus accident rises to 5 - ANI

#8:37 PM

A complaint was filed against Cyrus Mistry & others, by R Venkataramanan, managing trustee of the Tata Trusts through his lawyers. - ANI

#8:34 PM

Cyrus Mistry, Shaporji Mistry and other directors of Cyrus Investments & Sterling Investments to be tried for criminal defamation. - ANI

#8:21 PM

Uttar Pradesh: Water level in River Saryu rises above normal mark in Ayodhya - ANI

#8:13 PM

The IAF ALH chopper with three crew members was deployed for lifting people stranded due to road blockage between Sagalee & Itanagar. - ANI

#8:05 PM

Boats here are relatively cheap, which are sent to different parts during flood like situation: Boat Maker, Kanpur  - ANI

#8:03 PM

: Boat makers in Kanpur expect to fetch income by selling boats during flood situation in different parts of the country. - ANI

#7:50 PM

AP CM Pema Khandu&state govt mobilizing local people to locate missing IAF helicopter which was on a rescue mission in AP:K Rijiju, MoS Home - ANI

#7:46 PM

Weather turbulent in North-East.I'm safe but whole State machinery geared up to locate IAF ALH chopper missing almost at same time: MoS Home - ANI

#7:42 PM

Himachal Pradesh: Three killed, more than 30 injured after a bus fell into a gorge in Mandi's Lamba Thach area.- ANI

#7:38 PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits Danziger Flower Farm, in Israel #ModiInIsrael - ANI

#7:31 PM

There was nothing in the talks for which CM may have felt threatened, humiliated.Asked CM to ensure peace,law&order by all means:KN Tripathi - ANI

#7:29 PM

Surprised at attitude & language used by CM, talks were confidential in nature and none is expected to disclose it: WB Governor KN Tripathi - ANI

#7:23 PM

IAF chopper with three on board goes missing near Sagalee in Papum Pare district of : Defence source. - PTI

#7:21 PM

PM Narendra Modi to visit Danziger Flower Farm shortly - ANI

#7:20 PM

Governor cannot remain a mute spectator to the affairs in the state, says K N Tripathi. - PTI

#7:18 PM

There was nothing in the talks for to have felt insulted, threatened or humiliated: WB Governor K N Tripathi. - PTI

#7:16 PM

Assam: Heavy rain disrupts normal life, triggers flood-like situation in Guwahati - ANI

#7:10 PM

ICICI Prudential says it is examining taking over Sahara Life Insurance Company. - PTI

#7:04 PM

"The ball is in India's court"; it is for Indian govt to decide what options could be on the table to resolve the standoff: Chinese Ambassad - PTI

#6:58 PM

Russia, China urge freeze on North Korea missile tests and US exercises - AFP

#6:53 PM

We consider #Israel an important development partner, says PM @narendramodi

#6:47 PM

India-China military standoff in #Sikkim section: Situation "grave", Chinese Ambassador Luo Zhaohui to PTI. - PTI

#6:27 PM

#GJM refuses to budge; its chief #BimalGurung says indefinite shutdown in Darjeeling hills to continue as "this is our final battle". - PTI

#6:23 PM

PM Narendra Modi arrives in Israel in the first-ever visit to the country by an Indian PM - ANI

#6:18 PM

I made it clear to him (Governor) that he cannot speak to me in such a manner, cannot threaten me: Mamata Banerjee,West Bengal CM - ANI

#6:17 PM

Governor telephoned me & said objectionable things. He spoke like a block president of BJP: Mamata Banerjee on North 24 Parganas violence - ANI

#6:09 PM

Happy to have Indian PM, it's good for both countries & maybe we can do good business between both countries: Local,Jerusalem  - ANI

#6:07 PM

Six people dead after a high tension wire fell in Bihar's Madhepura - ANI

#6:05 PM

It is a very big honour that Indian PM coming to Israel. It is important that India- Israel come closer: Ohand,Local,Jerusalem  - ANI

#6:04 PM

West Bengal CM @MamataOfficial accuses Guv Keshari Nath Tripathi of threatening her, says he was acting like a "BJP block president". - PTI

#5:48 PM

Achal Kumar Joti appointed as the next Chief Election Commissioner. He will take charge from 6th July, 2017.- ANI

#5:45 PM

West Bengal Government requests MHA for paramilitary force, for North 24 Parganas amid communal violence. MHA to send 3 battalions - ANI

#5:40 PM

Himachal Pradesh: Head on collision between two buses in Damtal, both later caught fire. 60 people injured - ANI

#5:32 PM

National Green Tribunal (NGT) directs #DGCA to substantiate its claim that it's impossible to dump human waste from aircraft tanks mid-air. - ANI

#5:30 PM

Future of @HockeyIndiaLeag to be discussed at @TheHockeyIndia's AGM on July 24. #Hockey #HIL.- PTI

#5:29 PM

Over 200 Central government officers to monitor district- level implementation of #GST with a focus on resolving difficulties of consumers.- PTI

#5:28 PM

Peter Mukerjea spoke to Indrani Mukerjea in court room's accused box. He had requested Court that he wanted to talk to her privately. - ANI

#5:25 PM

Want to be certain that our leaders aren't shown in bad light:President of Mumbai Regional Cong Committee Sanjay Nirupam to CBFC  - ANI

#5:24 PM

India submits expression of interest to host #FIFA U-19 World Cup in 2019. @IndianFootball - PTI

#5:23 PM

President of Mumbai Regional Cong Committee Sanjay Nirupam writes to CBFC Chief, says "want to see film Indu Sarkar before it is censored" - ANI

#5:16 PM

There are issues that require greater attention by all concerned countries& leaders,that will be done:R Madhav on India-China border dispute - ANI

#5:13 PM

The issue needs to be handled in a balanced & patient way: Ram Madhav, BJP National Gen Secy on India-China border dispute- ANI

#5:05 PM

Driver of a private school bus accused of molesting a minor girl, arrested in Bengaluru. Interrogation underway. - ANI

#5:03 PM

I invite companies from ASEAN countries to take advantage of these opportunities for investment in India, in numerous sectors: EAM Swaraj - ANI

#5:01 PM

Recently Govt launched GST,biggest tax reform since independence. These steps opened new opportunities for trade,investment into India: EAM - ANI

#4:59 PM

Have also introduced a series of reforms to improve business environment in India: EAM Sushma Swaraj - ANI

#4:57 PM

Today India is one of fastest growing major economies in the world; in the last 3 years GoI has undertaken a number of initiatives: EAM - ANI

#4:53 PM

Future focus areas of cooperation b/w ASEAN member states & India can be described in term of 3C's- commerce, connectivity & culture: EAM - ANI

#4:51 PM

Making efforts on all fronts to enhance physical and digital connectivity: EAM Swaraj addresses ministerial session of ‘Delhi Dialogue-IX’- ANI

#4:51 PM

We place ASEAN at heart of our 'Act East Policy' and center of our dream of an Asian century: EAM Sushma Swaraj in Delhi - ANI

#4:48 PM

Arunachal Pradesh: MoS Home Kiren Rijiju's chopper makes an emergency landing in Itanagar, due to bad weather- ANI

#4:46 PM

There is nothing sacred about lynching or taking lives away of the people in the name of cow protection: Ram Madhav, BJP- ANI

#4:45 PM

For Indians cow is sacred; cow protection is sacred too; but for us, life itself is sacred: Ram Madhav, BJP- ANI

#4:41 PM

We must strive hard to preserve the character of our respective nations in the face of these challenges: Ram Madhav, BJP - ANI

#4:41 PM

Bangladesh and India face challenges of religious extremism, terrorism and fundamentalism that threaten our core values: Ram Madhav, BJP- ANI

#4:40 PM

India values its friendship with Bangladesh. We are civilizational cousins: Ram Madhav at 8th Ind-Bangladesh Friendship Dialogue in Guwahati - ANI

#4:26 PM

About 2 lakh new registrations done on the #GST Network, 39,000 already approved: #RevenueSecretary. - PTI

#4:21 PM

Implementation of smooth so far. Central Monitoring panel for GST to meet every Tuesday: Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia  - ANI

#4:13 PM

We are closely monitoring the price situation and supply situation: Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia #GST - ANI

#4:04 PM

Bamnoo Encounter (Pulwama,J&K): Suspecting presence of another terrorist in the buildings around the site - Brig H Singh,Commander 12 Sec RR - ANI

#3:59 PM

Special Public Prosecutor seeks life term for Abu Salem in 1993 blasts case, during argument on quantum of sentence before TADA Court,Mumbai - ANI

#3:59 PM

Bamnoo Encounter (Pulwama,J&K): We have recovered 3 bodies & 3 weapons; 2 bodies have been identified: Brig Harbir Singh,Commander 12 Sec RR - ANI

#3:54 PM

Law Commission suggests compulsory registration of marriage in 30 days of marriage &fine on per day basis for delay without reasonable cause - ANI

#3:45 PM

Sensex falls 11.83 points to end at 31,209.79; Nifty down 1.70 points to 9,613.30 - PTI

#3:43 PM

Padmanabhaswamy Temple case: SC refused to interfere with the investigation being carried out in connection with missing of eight diamonds - ANI

#3:26 PM

GST taken in right spirit, it is being implemented in the way we had expected, receiving good feedback: Arun Goyal, Addl Secy, GST Council - ANI

#3:13 PM

Delhi: Deputy Prime Minister of Vietnam Pham Binh Minh met EAM Sushma Swaraj. - ANI

#3:09 PM

SC said security arrangements of temple to be maintained as earlier & administrative commt to be in charge of all policy matters of temple - ANI

#3:06 PM

Very glad that Modiji officially accepted relation with Israel&taking it forward: Chen J Nagawkar, Pres, All India Jewish Welfare Association-ANI

#3:04 PM

Padmanabhaswamy Temple case: Supreme Court also directed to appoint three auditors to overlook financial expenses incurred by the temple - ANI

#3:02 PM

Padmanabhaswamy Temple case: Supreme Court directed the executive officers to carry out directions given by the administrative committee.-ANI

#3:00 PM

I didn't see much communication b/w Coach & Captain, personally didn't witness arguments b/w two: Team Manager K Malhotra in report to BCCI-ANI

#2: 59 PM

Pilibhit (Uttar Pradesh): Man set girl on fire after failed rape attempt; girl admitted to hospital, FIR registered against four people-PTI

#2:35 PM

#2:27 PM

Congress demands the 5% Goods and Services Tax (GST) levied on domestic LPG cylinder be removed as it was burdening the poor.-PTI

#2:21 PM

Shows our relationship has reached a level of maturity which makes it possible for us to contemplate 1st ever PM visit (to Israel):S Tharoor-ANI

#2:19 PM

Very important relationship which I believe India needs to sustain...(contd.): Shashi Tharoor, Chairman, Parlmentry Commt on Foreign Affairs-ANI

#2:18 PM

'Aam biryani','murg-aam' &'aam-murg korma' will be among many other dishes prepared from mango during a 3-day mango festival in Lucknow

#2:10 PM

Congress says PM Narendra Modi's foreign trips have not benefited India "even a bit".-PTI

#2:03 PM

Process of filing nominations for August 5 Vice Presidential polls begins with Election Commission issuing notification.-ANI

#1:56 PM

# 1:24 PM

#12:57 PM

Delhi: Nine IPS officers transferred. Mukesh Kumar Meena appointed Special CP of ACB, Ajay Chaudhary to be Joint CP, NDR-ANI

#12: 55PM

The decision to introduce Rs. 200 notes was taken by RBI with consultation of Finance Ministry in March: Sources-ANI

#12:50 PM

 RBI to introduce Rs. 200 notes, printing order-ANI

#12:31 AM

New Jersey GOP Gov. Chris Christie signs $34.7B budget deal following impasse that led to 3-day government shutdown-AFP

# 12: 30 AM

Tamil Nadu assembly Deputy Speaker V Jayaraman orders marshals to evict DMK MLA Anbalagan. DMK walks out of the house.-ANI

#12:17 AM

Greater Noida (UP): Gangster Anil Dujana's shooter injured in an encounter with police in Kasna, three others fled from the spot, search on-ANI

#11:26 AM

SC grants 2-wks time to Centre to mull over option to provide window to those who could not deposit demonetised notes due to valid reasons.-PTI

#11:09 AM

Demonetisation case: SC asked GoI & RBI, whether a window can be provided to people who couldn't deposit their old Rs 500 & Rs 1000 notes-ANI

#10:59 AM

Police detains several traders after they tried to march towards J-K Legislative Assembly to protest implementation of #GST in the state.-PTI

#10:59 AM

Madhya Pradesh: A 50-year-old farmer allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself in Sehore-PTI

#10:57 AM

#10:57 AM

Supreme Court refuses to give early hearing to Enforcement Directorate in a PMLA case filed by ED against Karti Chidambaram-ANI

#10:48 AM

An NGO files complaint in ACB against Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah for refusing to renew the liquor licenses of 3515 vendors following SC order-ANI

#10:28 AM

Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi departs for his two-nation visit to Israel and Germany - ANI

#10:14 AM

US confirms NorthKorea has carried out ballistic missile test, Prez Donald Trump slams Kim Jong-Un for provocative action - PTI

#10:11 AM

BRICS leaders meet to take place in Hamburg on sidelines of G20 Summit on Jul 7, expected to have presence of PM Modi & China's Pres: Sources - ANI

# 9:52 AM

'BJP Govt. in a mood to crush dissent': Ex-IPS officer after being arrested in Lucknow - ANI

#9:40 AM

Sensex rises over 100 points, Nifty 50 above 9,600 -ANI

#9: 09 AM

Third militant killed in the encounter with security forces in Pulwama district of Kashmir: police - PTI

# 8: 22 AM

New Jersey Democratic Senate president, Assembly speaker say they have budget deal to end state's government shutdown.- AP

# 8: 13 AM

US-backed forces in Syria breach wall surrounding Old City of Raqa: US-AFP

# 8:00 AM

J&K: Body of third terrorist recovered in Pulwama's Bamnoo. Search operation continues-ANI

# 7:57 AM

# 7: 39 AM

Terrorism is always on our table because we both countries are facing terrorism as a major threat,as a new battleground: Israel Amb to India-ANI

# 7:12 AM

PM Narendra Modi to depart for Israel today; will meet Israel PM Netanyahu during his visit.-ANI

# 6: 37 AM

North Korea fires ballistic missile: South's military- AFP

First Published: Tuesday, July 04, 2017 07:08 AM
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