10:30 PM: Total of 11 bodies recovered from the collapsed mine in Jharkhand.
— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) December 30, 2016
9:45 PM: Western Railway to run 8 spl local train services b/w Churchgate and Virar on New Year eve i.e during night b/w Dec 31 and Jan 1 ’17
9:15 PM: Ex MP and Former Union minister Balasaheb Vikhe Patil passed away this evening in Loni (Maharashtra) after prolonged illness.
9:00 PM: UP CM Akhilesh Yadav directs UP DGP to ensure adequate security is deployed outside Mulayam Singh Yadav and Shivpal Yadav’s residence.
— ANI (@ANI_news) December 30, 2016
8:05 PM: Watch Samajwadi Party supporters gathered outside Akhilesh’s residence:
— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) December 30, 2016
Lucknow: Protesters tear down the posters of Shivpal Singh Yadav after Akhilesh Yadav was expelled from the party for 6 years pic.twitter.com/MivvuqJpQa
— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) December 30, 2016
7:30 PM: Samajwadi Party supporters gather outside his residence.
— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) December 30, 2016
7:25 PM: It’s unconstitutional to expel someone without listening to them just hours after issuing show-cause notice-Ram Gopal Yadav
7:20 PM: Akhilesh kya maafi mangega woh toh ladta hai, pita (father) manta hoga toh dekha jayega: SP Chief Mulayam Singh Yadav
7:15 PM: Maine akele hi party banaya thi; Inka kya yogdaan hain? Ram Gopal aur Akhilesh Yadav party khatam kar rahe hain: Mulayam Singh Yadav
7:10 PM: Mukhyamantri main tay karunga kaun hoga: SP Chief Mulayam Singh Yadav
7:00 PM: I have worked really hard to make this party, what was their role in this? I work hard and they reap the fruits?: Mulayam Singh Yadav
6:55 PM: To save the party, we have expelled both Ram Gopal and Akhilesh Yadav for six years from the party: SP Chief Mulayam Singh Yadav.
6:45 PM: Mulayam Singh sacks Uttar Pradesh chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav from party for six years.
6:35 PM: Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav suspended Ram Gopal Yadav from the party for indiscipline.
5: 55 pm A lottery app has been named after Ambedkar by Centre; This is crude mentality and insult to backward classes: Mamata Banerjee
5: 49 pm Delhi: India and Singapore sign revised Double Taxation Avoidance Agreements, FM Jaitley and Singapore FM and Deputy PM present
5: 48 pm TMC is protesting against note ban that doesn’t mean we have to be arrested by CBI: WB CM Mamata Banerjee on Tapas Paul’s arrest
5: 46 pm I hope the restrictions on cash withdrawal will be withdrawn; Will normalcy of life be restored now?: WB CM Mamata Banerjee
5: 45 pm PM promised to bring back black money but couln’t do so; PM destroyed economy & endangered the country’s external & internal security: WB CM
5: 40 pm oday is the end of Modi ji’s self-set 50-day deadline; the country went through a tumultuous situation: Mamata Banerjee
5: 37 pm SP Chief Mulayam Singh Yadav issues a show cause notice to Ram Gopal Yadav for talking against the party line in media.
5: 36 pm Things have normalised to a large extent. Post 31st December would urge (media) to not show queues of Dec 10: FM Arun Jaitley
5: 35 pm After 2019, the entire capital gains tax will come to India: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley
5: 32 pm Must say 2016 has been historic because 3 double taxation avoidance agreements which provided routes to evade taxations have been blocked-FM
5: 30 pm IOA asked for 15 days from GoI to reply on show cause notice regarding Suresh Kalmadi & Abhay Chautala’s appt: Rajeev Mehta IOA Secy Gen
5: 28 pm Since there’s been efforts by GoI to eliminate where it can, the black money and its users in India, revisiting of this treaty was imp: FM
5: 27 pm Today, India and Singapore have signed the 3rd protocol for amending DTAA: FM Arun Jaitley
5: 25 pm SP Chief Mulayam Singh Yadav issues a showcause notice to UP CM Akhilesh Yadav for issuing candidate list separately.
5: 24 pm Finance Minister Arun Jaitley briefs the media in Delhi http://
5: 23 pm As on Dec25,death toll of security personnel in ’16 is87 that is double of that in ’15;I think situation getting worse nt better-Chidambaram
5: 20 pm No evidence that terror is funded by fake currency only;Fact is that in J&K,since Sept30, 33 security personnel lost their lives-Chidambaram
5: 18 pm Even RBI has said GDP will take a hit by 0.5% so the FM must pose questions to RBI and RBI will answer: Chidambaram
5: 12 pm Increase in tax revenues has no direct correlation with the performance in GDP: Former Finance Minister P Chidambaram
5: 10 pm Seizure of new notes shows corruption at RBI,currency chests&banks Demonetisation is mismanagemnet & administartive collapse: Chidambaram
5: 04 pm Former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram addresses media over Demonetisation in Delhi
5:03 pm Will continue to push forward with determination through options availble with us to bring perpetrators of violence to justice: Vikas Swarup
4: 52 pm China blocks proposal at UN to list Masood Azhar as a designated terrorist; MEA reacts,says expected China to be more understanding.
4: 50 pm I am thankful to the media as this has helped Govt formulate schemes and take up initiatives to empower the poor: PM Modi
4:46 pm In last 50 days media while covering me, also questioned the Govt on how will the country become digital when poor don’t have mobile-PM Modi
4: 30 pm Mantra of Dr. Ambedkar was to work for the upliftment of the poor. And the biggest power of technology is that it can empower the poor: PM
4: 32 pm Furthering digital connectivity would do wonders for our nation: PM Narendra Modi at Digi Dhan Mela in Delhi
4: 31 pm In 2 weeks will make one more accomplishment,it’s security is being worked on. It will empower BHIM;you’ll only require your thumb to pay-PM
4: 28 pm Launch of ‘BHIM’ App is significant. In addition to his role in making of the Constitution,Dr. Ambedkar was also a great economist: PM Modi
4: 22 pm These two initiatives, the Lucky Grahak Yojana and DigiDhan Vyapar Yojana are a Christmas gift to the nation: PM Narendra Modi
4: 21 pm On the day of Christmas, GoI announced schemes to reward small traders and customers who resort to digital payments: PM Modi
4:01 pm Delhi: PM Narendra Modi distributes prizes to those who have made contributions to promote digital payments in the country.
3: 52 pm ED attaches assets worth Rs 23Crores of Artha Tatwa Group, P.K.Sethy & others in Chit Fund Scam of Odisha. Total Attachment now is Rs 107 Cr.
3: 51 pm ED registers money laundering case against IRF and Zakir Naik based on earlier FIR registered by NIA.
3: 50 pm Delhi: PM Narendra Modi launches a mobile app to make digital payments easier at the Digi-Dhan Mela at the Talkatora Stadium
3: 47 pm Delhi: PM Narendra Modi at Digi-Dhan Mela at the Talkatora Stadium, to launch a mobile app to make digital payments easy
3 : 44 pm Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose’s kin to meet PM Modi in 2nd week of January to demand Jan 23rd (Netaji’s birthday) be declared as ‘Patriot Day’
3:40 pm Delhi: CBI conducts searches at Delhi Health Minister Satyendra Jain’s OSD’s office
3:33 pm Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the Digi-Dhan Mela at the Talkatora Stadium
3:31 pm Jewellery and bullion shops in Mumbai’s Zaveri Bazar being raided by Income Tax Department.
3: 29 pm Tamil Nadu: DMK Treasurer MK Stalin demands probe on former CM Jayalalithaa’s death and demands a sitting HC judge to probe the issue.
3: 20 pm Uttar Pradesh: Passenger bus falls into a canal in Sitapur; Police at the spot; Rescue operation underway.
3: 18 pm Explosion in Rahim Yar Khan area of Pakistan’s Punjab province, 2 injured: Pakistan Media
3: 16 pm IT Dept conducting full-fledged probes with raid on JCB entering 5th day; On daily basis, subsequent raids & enquiries carried out-IT Sources
3: 13 pm Delhi: CBI conducts searches at Delhi Health Minister Satyendra Jain’s OSD’s office
3:00 pm A total of more than Rs 120 crore deposited in Jain Co-operative Bank. It is suspected that most of the money was black money: IT Sources
2:51 pm J &K: Separatist leader Yasin Malik (JKLF) detained by police in Pulwama, after he tried to protest against refugees’ domicile issue.
2: 47 pm AgustaWestland : Patiala House Court extends judicial custody of SP Tyagi’s cousin Sanjeev Tyagi and lawyer Gautam Khaitan for 14 days.
2: 45 pm Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh): Sudden decision of PPA to suspend Pema Khandu is not acceptable to us- Tamiyo Taga, BJP
2: 17 pm Naya Raipur: Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh inaugurates Boat Club at Jungle Safari.
2: 16 pm In last 50 days ppl supported PM Modi, those scared of this support oppose Demonetisation: Dharmendra Pradhan at a BJP protest in Kerela
2: 11 pm Rs 5 lakh in Rs 2000 denomination notes looted from a bank employee in Jharkhand’s Giridih district
2: 10 pm Jharkhand mine collapse: 9 bodies recovered so far, all 10 mining equipment extracted.
1: 56 pm Government extends tax dispute resolution scheme by one month, till Jan 31 2017; earlier scheme was to expire on 31 Dec
1: 50 pm Petition seeking bail for J Sekhar Reddy, Srinivasalu, Prem Kumar dismissed by Chennai CBI court; all 3 accused of illegal exchange of notes
1: 25 pm West Bengal: TMC MP Tapas Paul at CBI office in North 24 Parganas, he was summoned by CBI in connection with a chit fund scam case.
1:18 pm SP Chief Mulayam Singh Yadav calls for meeting of candidates declared for UP Assembly elections, on 31 Dec at party office in Lucknow
1:10 pm Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to address a Press Conference today at 5.00 p.m.
1:07 pm Bihar: Tattered demonetised notes of Rs 500 found by locals in Gopalganj. Police on the spot for further investigation
1:00 pm Agusta Westland case: On the plea of CBI, Delhi High Court issues notice to ex-IAF chief SP Tyagi against bail given to him
12: 57 pm Jharkhand (Lalmatia) mine collapse: Death toll rises to 7, rescue operations underway
12: 55 pm SBNs (Specified bank notes) cannot form part of banks’ cash balances from the close of business as on December 31, 2016: RBI
12: 50 pm As time to submit demonetised notes comes to a close today, people queue up outside Reserve Bank of India’s Kolkata branch
12: 45 pm Delhi: Today being the last day to submit demonetised notes, people seen queuing up outside banks (visuals from RBI)
12: 40 pm Jharkhand (Lalmatia) mine collapse:High level committee of experts constituted by Coal India Ltd to investigate into causes of mine collapse
12: 38 pm Situation critical; companies like NCL need to excercise control&follow norms, even walking on road is tough: Sonbhadra Local & NGO member
12: 25 pm 12 BJP MLAs in Arunachal strongly backing Govt led by Pema Khandu says BJP General Secretary Ram Madhav to ANI
12:23 pm Delhi: Theft at Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia’s office in East Delhi. Computers and documents stolen.
12:21 pm Jharkhand (Lalmatia) mine collapse: Death toll rises to 7, rescue operations underway.
12: 18 pm SC dismisses a plea filed by a lawyers’ body seeking stay on appointment of Jagdish Singh Khehar the next Chief Justice of India.
12: 15 pm Pema was earlier unanimously elected, we still consider Pema Khandu as the Chief Minister: State BJP president Tapir Gao
12:09 pm PM speaks to Jharkhand CM Raghubar Das,enquires about mine collapse. Das announces Rs 2 lakh for the deceased, 25000 for the injured
11:40 am Takam Pario likely to be next Arunachal Pradesh CM. Final statement to come out after People’s Party of Arunachal’s (PPA) meeting: Sources
11:18 am Fire broke out at SBI Life Insurance company in Nungambakkam, Chennai. More than 6 fire tenders at the spot.
11:09 am Uttar Pradesh: Roof of a godown collapses in Lucknow after fire broke out, labourers feared trapped.
11:03 am MHA has extended the date of submission of application for registration as OCI cardholder by the erstwhile PIO cardholders till June 30,2017
10:45 am Rescue teams have recovered 4 bodies till now, one more body visible; work underway: Rajiv Ranjan Mishra CMD ECL & WCL
10:42 am Lucknow:Akhilesh Yadav calls SP’s core-group meet at his residence on Kalidas Marg,both youth&senior leaders to take part;to be held shortly
10:35 am We have decided that Pema should go, if he continues then I fear that misunderstanding can develop between BJP and PPA: Khafa Bengia
8:42 am Six people are being reported to have died after fire broke out at a bakery shop in Pune in the early hours of Friday morning.
8:07 am As many as 54 trains arriving in Delhi were delayed on Friday while 12 trains had to be rescheduled due to heavy fog and other operational reasons, reports news agency, ANI.
8:03 am Eleven international flights which were to arrive at Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International airport on Friday were delayed due to heavy fog in the city. Departure of two International flights was also affected because of the weather.