Prime Minister Narendra Modi to inaugurate the Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya Institute of Archaeology at Knowledge Park-II in Greater Noida. He will also inaugurate the Noida City Centre–Noida Electronic City Section of the Metro. Congress President Rahul Gandhi will blow the bugle for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections in Telangana today. He is also likely to address a public rally at Haveri in Karnataka. All eyes on Akash Ambani's marriage to Shloka Mehta today. The Congress is looking to hire an ad/multimedia agency for upcoming Lok Sabha polls. Venezuela struggles with blackout as government claims sabotage. Stay hooked here for all the latest from India and around the world through the day.
Pakistan violates ceasefire in Sunderbani sector of Rajouri district today at about 1800 hours. Indian Army is retaliating effectively.
Pakistan's High Commissioner to India Sohail Mahmood returns to India
Punjab: Pakistan's High Commissioner to India Sohail Mahmood returns to India via Attari-Wagah border and arrives at Amritsar airport. He will reach Delhi later today. pic.twitter.com/x4KtlMnCec— ANI (@ANI) March 9, 2019
BJP workers, leaders stage protest against MP government over farm loan waiver
Madhya Pradesh: BJP workers and leaders stage protest in Bhopal, against the state govt over farm loan waiver matter and other issues. The protesters also 'gheraoed' the district collectorate. pic.twitter.com/tRdToY8OdW— ANI (@ANI) March 9, 2019
Himachal Pradesh: Army retrieves the body of another jawan on the 18th day of operations underway to rescue six Army men trapped at an avalanche site since Feb 20 at Namgya, Kinnaur. Bodies of four of the six missing Army personnel have already been recovered.
Karnataka: Chief Minister H.D.Kumaraswamy met Chief Justice of India, Ranjan Gogoi today and invited him to inaugurate the District Court Complex in Hassan.
Karnataka: Chief Minister H.D.Kumaraswamy met Chief Justice of India, Ranjan Gogoi today and invited him to inaugurate the District Court Complex in Hassan. pic.twitter.com/zKiGVUjP6z— ANI (@ANI) March 9, 2019
J&K: Mubassir Ali, one of the aspirants, says, "I am here to join Indian Army to serve the country & my family. Wing Commander Abhinandan was captured by Pakistan army but then he came back to India. This has given hope to youth & inspired them to join Indian Army."
J&K: Mubassir Ali, one of the aspirants, says, "I am here to join Indian Army to serve the country & my family. Wing Commander Abhinandan was captured by Pakistan army but then he came back to India. This has given hope to youth & inspired them to join Indian Army." pic.twitter.com/qUNGkXzkUB— ANI (@ANI) March 9, 2019
Over 2000 youngsters take part in the recruitment rally organized by Indian Army at sports stadium in Doda for recruitment in Territorial Army (TA) in Jammu and Kashmir.
Noida: Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates Pt. Deendayal Upadhyaya Institute of Archaeology.
Noida: Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates Pt. Deendayal Upadhyaya Institute of Archaeology. pic.twitter.com/MnXOMob6qD— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) March 9, 2019
Karnataka CMO: CM HD Kumaraswamy met Prime Minister Narendra Modi today and appealed to release pending funds under NDRF and MGNREGA for drought mitigation& wage component and material component to the state.There was severe drought in 100 talukas out of 176 talukas in the state.
10 people were killed in a head-on collision between a car and .atruck on a national highway in the Ramgarh district of Jharkhand on Saturday, the police said.
Raveesh Kumar,MEA: If as Pakistan claims it has a video recording of the downing of a second Indian aircraft then why have they not shared the video with international media?
West Bengal Special Task Force (STF): 1000 kg of explosive substance (Potassium Nitrate) recovered (in 27 gunny bags) from two people- Indrajit Bhui and Padmolochon Dey -travelling in a vehicle from Odisha to North 24 Parganas district in West Bengal today. Both arrested.
Visuals of fresh snowfall from Badrinath:
A poster is seen near Kaushambi metro station in Ghaziabad.
Poster seen near Kaushambi metro station in Ghaziabad pic.twitter.com/TYewCJKEPA— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) March 9, 2019
Nepal: One local guide dead, one Dutch trekker missing after an avalanche in Manang.Further details awaited.
Baloch Liberation Tigers has claimed responsibility for blowing up a gas pipeline in the Dera Bugti area of Balochistan.
One Special Police officer (SPO) was injured in the ceasefire violation in the Kerni sector of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday.
Dalai Lama represents Tibetan people's spirit of resiliency, says Pelosi
The Dalai Lama represents the spirit of the resiliency of the Tibetan people, a top American Congresswoman has said. Nancy Pelosi, the speaker of the US House of Representatives, said that 2019 marks 60 years since the Dalai Lama was forced into exile in India. While Beijing views the Dalai Lama as a separatist who seeks to split Tibet from China, the 1989 Nobel Peace Prize laureate says he only seeks greater rights for Tibetans, including religious freedom and autonomy.
J&K: Weapon(AK-47) of Personal Security Officer (PSO) of Deputy Commissioner Kishtwar, looted from his residence in Kishtwar last night.