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Breaking Highlights, Top Alerts of February 16

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Written by: India TV News Desk, New Delhi [ Updated: February 16, 2018 19:00 IST ]
Live Breaking News February 16.
Live Breaking News February 16.

Twitter is buzzing with breaking news and news alerts from India and rest of the world. Here is the coverage of all breaking alerts and latest updates from the micro-blogging site on one page:

Breaking News of February 16:

06:59 pm: If people of Meghalaya connect themselves to BJP, we will transform the state into a model state within 5 years: BJP President Amit Shah in Shillong (ANI)

06:46 pm: 

06:39 pm: We have got some relief, so somewhere we are happy with this verdict: Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah on Cauvery verdict (ANI)

06:31 pm: Cauvery verdict is disappointing as it will further affect the livelihood of farmers. Tamil Nadu Govt should take steps to file a review petition: Rajinikanth (ANI)

06:15 pm: Delhi's Patiala House Court sends Karti Chidambaram's accountant to 5-day ED remand in connection with INX media PMLA case (ANI)

06:03 pm: 

05:57 pm: CBI arrests Deputy Commissioner GST Mukund Telgote from Amravati, while he was accepting a bribe of Rs 1.3 Lakh (ANI)

05:55 pm: Ministry of Railways directs Zonal Railways to discontinue pasting reservation charts on train coaches for 6 months, as pilot project is starting from March 1, 2018 (ANI)

05:54 pm: Total size of budget is Rs 2,09,181 Crore. Rs 22,620 Crore increased from last year showing a 12.12% growth. This is the 6th budget of my govt and Fiscal Responsibility and Budget Management Act have been adhered to in all the 6 budgets: Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah on state budget 2018 (ANI)

05:53 pm: Supreme Court says accumulation of wealth in the hands of elected representatives of the people without any known or by questionable sources of income paves way for the rule of mafia substituting the rule of law (ANI)

05:52 pm: Supreme Court says candidates will have to disclose details of any government contracts held by the candidate or their spouse/dependents (ANI)

05:51 pm: System created must also recommend action in appropriate cases either to prosecute the legislator and/or legislator's respective associates or place info before appropriate legislature to consider eligibility of such legislators to continue to be members of the concerned House (ANI)

05:50 pm: Supreme Court directs Centre to create permanent institutional mechanism to periodically collect data of legislators and their respective associates and examine in every case whether there is disproportionate increase in the assets (ANI)

05:49 pm: External affairs ministry does not know where Nirav Modi is, says MEA spokesperson Raveesh Kumar on PNB fraud case (PTI)

05:48 pm: Delhi High Court directs JNU students not to obstruct Vice Chancellor and staff from carrying out their work (PTI)

05:39 pm: Hafiz Saeed is a terrorist and mastermind of Mumbai attacks, surprising that Pakistan took 10 years to find out that he is terrorist. But the timing (Pak declaring Hafiz Saeed is a terrorist) is suspicious: Raveesh Kumar, MEA (ANI)

05:37 pm: I can say with confidence that this gentleman is not in touch with any of our officials and frankly at this stage we are not aware about his location: Raveesh Kumar, MEA on Nirav Modi and PNB fraud case (ANI)

05:19 pm: I met this person only once in my life. He had come to my office to resign in 2013. Reason behind resignation was that he was unhappy over something. I accepted his resignation. I have never spoken to him: Rajiv Takru, Revenue secy on former Allahabad Bank Director Dinesh Dubey (ANI)

05:16 pm: Punjab National Bank to sell assets trough tender; considering expediting effort after fraud (Reuters)

05:15 pm: Punjab National Bank source says bank considering monetising its real estate assets, including office space in Delhi worth over 50 billion rupees (Reuters)

05:13 pm: 3 main companies named in the FIR related to the PNB fraud case have 36 subsidiary companies. Out of those 36 companies, 17 are in Mumbai, 1 in Hyderabad and rest of the companies are located out of India; companies being investigated by CBI (ANI)

05:11 pm: Four officials of Punjab National Bank are being examined by CBI, in the PNB fraud case (ANI)

05:10 pm: Delhi High Court to hear AIADMK two leaves symbol case on February 19 (ANI)

05:09 pm: This is a banking fraud, which is being investigated. We are making sure that the money is recovered: Union Minister Prakash Javadekar (ANI)

05:08 pm: Finance Secretary during UPA's regime, instead of taking action, forced Dinesh Dubey to resign. We are asking who pressurised the Foreign Secretary to pressurise Dinesh Dubey?: Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on PNB fraud case (ANI)

05:05 pm: We have always put in efforts to make banking systems very clean and transparent: Prakash Javadekar on PNB fraud case 

05:01 pm: National Herald is a scam which is ongoing and the Congress leaders are on bail as of now: Prakash Javadekar on PNB fraud case

04:58 pm: It is the alertness of the NDA govt which has brought this scam into light. All the NPAs, the wrongful distribution of loans, amongst others were all passed down to us by the UPA Govt. This is a scam by the bank and not the govt: Prakash Javadekar (ANI)

04:55 pm: The scam which has come into light is a scam of the UPA Govt. This started during UPA's reign in 2011: Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on PNB fraud case (ANI)

04:32 pm: My contract got over a year ago. That is something not related to us. I have nothing to say on it: Sidharth Malhotra, Actor on Nirav Modi (ANI)

04:31 pm: I had sent a dissent note against Gitanjali Gems to the Govt and RBI in 2013 but to no avail, I was directed that this loan has to be approved, I was being pressurized so I resigned: Dinesh Dubey, former Allahabad Bank Director (ANI)

04:18 pm: If all the layers of this scam are opened up, the scam will go up to Rs 30,000 Crore. Modi govt's new buzz word 'Udaan' has found a new meaning - 'every scamster can flee and fly undetected and unchecked: Randeep Surjewala, Congress on PNB fraud case (ANI)

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