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Dr. SY Quraishi, Former Chief Election Commissioner of India: Sad to announce that Shri TN Seshan (former Chief Election Commissioner of India) passed away a short while ago. He was a true legend and a guiding force for all his successors. I pray for peace to his soul.
A team of senior officers of Delhi Police has been constituted for opening up dialogues with the lawyers’ bodies in compliance with Delhi High Court’s direction. A meeting was held by both the parties today evening in presence of Anil Baijal, Lt Governor of Delhi.
During the discussion it was explained by Police officers that since judicial inquiry is underway, further action should be taken against any alleged persons only on the basis of inquiry. Lt Governor appealed to police and lawyers to continue holding talks to resolve the issues.
Coordination Committee of Delhi District Court released a statement: "Despite our cooperation, no concrete step has been taken to arrest the police who fired at advocates (allegedly at Tis Hazari Court on Nov 2). So there would be complete abstinence from work tomorrow in all Delhi District Courts."
Shiv Sena has been invited by Maharashtra Governor BS Koshyari to form government in Maharashtra. He has given Sena one day to stake claim.
There are indications that Shiv Sena may ask for another day from the Governor.
Deep Depression over coastal Bangladesh and neighborhood lay centered at 1730 hrs IST of 10th about 170 km east-northeast of Sunderban National. To move east-northeastwards and weaken into a Depression over coastal Bangladesh and neighborhood during the next 12 hours.
Aaditya Thackeray and other Shiv Sena leaders arrive at Matoshree in Maharashtra
Shiv Sena House leader Eknath Shinde has reached Uddhav Thackeray's residence Matoshree. He met Maharashtra Governor BS Koshyari earlier in the evening. The Governor has invited Shiv Sena to form government in Maharashtra.
Sources have told India TV that Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut may leave for New Delhi to meet Congress President Sonia Gandhi.
Seven persons have died and around 4.65 lakh people affected, till now due to Cyclone Bulbul.
Eknath Shinde, House leader of Shiv Sena in Maharashtra Legislative Assembly is on his way to meet Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray at his residence Matoshree. Prior to this, he met Maharashtra Governor BS Koshyari who invited Shiv Sena to form government in the state.
Maharashtra Governor BS Koshyari has invited Shiv Sena to form the government.
To mark the historic 550th Prakash Purb of Sri Guru Nanak Dev ji, Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday announced his government’s decision to install a Chair in the name of the first Guru in 11 universities, including one from Iran.
Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Nawab Malik said that (in order to join forces with NCP) "Shiv Sena should quit the NDA and offer us a proposal of government formation"
Congress leader Malikarjun Kharge said: "The people of Maharashtra have given us mandate to be in the opposition."
Sanjay Raut, Shiv Sena said: "Party chief Uddhav Thackeray ji clearly said today that Chief Minister will be from Shiv Sena. If Uddhav ji has said so, then it means that there will be CM from Shiv Sena, at any cost."
Former Maharashtra CM Ashok Chavan said that Congress does not want President's Rule in Maharashtra. BJP has made it clear a while ago that it cannot form government in the state.
Zafar Farooqui, Chairman of Uttar Pradesh Sunni Central Waqf Board said: "A meeting of Sunni Waqf Board is scheduled to be held on November 26, where we will discuss what is to be done in compliance with the Ayodhya Judgement."
Maharashtra's acting CM Devendra Fadnavis met Governor BS Koshyari to convey his position on government formation in the state. BJP leader Chandrakant Patil said a while ago that BJP will not form government in the state
The BJP leader Chandrakant Patil addressed media after Devendra Fadnavis met Governor of Maharashtra.
-The people of Maharashtra have given Shiv Sena-BJP a mandate but Shiv Sena has dishonoured the people's mandate
- BJP can't form the government at this moment, we conveyed this to the governor
- If Shiv Sena wants to form government with Congress and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP), it can go ahead.
Devendra Fadnavis has reached Maharashtra Governor BS Koshyari with BJP leaders. Fadnavis may convey a decision on government formation.
Congress has released first list of five candidates for the upcoming Jharkhand Assembly Polls. Jharkhand party President Rameshwar Oraon to contest from Lohardaga assembly constituency.
An encounter between security forces and terrorists underway at Bandipora. One terrorist neutralised in the ongoing operation in Bandipora. Operation in progress.
Around 2 lakh 97 thousand people have been affected. Six deaths have taken place; five in North 24 Parganas and one in South 24 Parganas.
Shia Cleric Maulana Kalbe Jawad and Swami Chidanand Saraswati at the inter-religious faith meet at National Security Advisor Ajit Doval's residence.
One person arrested today on charges of sexually assaulting a 7-year-old girl on 8th November in Adarsh Nagar area.
Sambit Patra in a press conference said: "Congress doesn't trust the honorable Supreme Court. It's shameful that the party is questioning the Court."
"Sonia Gandhi should apologize to the nation," he added.
Cyclonic storm Bulbul now lies over coastal areas of Bangladesh, away from Bengal. In the next 12 hours, this tropical cyclone will become depressed and lose intensity. There is only a wind warning now. Fishermen are advised to not go out.
Villagers at a temporary shelter home set up in Balasore district after their huts were damaged.
If BJP-Shiv Sena form the govt, we will sit in Opposition. If they don't form govt then Congress-NCP will try to form an alternate govt. We have called a meeting of all our MLAs on 12th November to discuss the political situation in the state, says NCP leader Nawab Malik.
Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam clarifies that Congress won't form an alliance with Shiv Sena to form government in Maharashtra.
"In the current political arithmetic in Maharashtra, its just impossible for Congress-NCP to form any govt. For that we need Shiv Sena. And we must not think of sharing power with Shiv Sena under any circumstances.That will be a disastrous move for the party," Sanjay Nirupam said in a tweet.
A poster which reads 'Maharashtra needs Uddhav Thackeray (Shiv Sena chief) as CM' has been put up outside Matoshree (Thackeray residence), in Mumbai.
The BJP's core committee is meeting today to decide the future course of action, party leader Chandrakant Patil said.
The BJP and its ally Shiv Sena are locked in a bitter tussle over the chief minister's post.
Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari on Saturday evening asked the BJP, the single largest party in the new Assembly, to "indicate the willingness and ability" to form government in the state.
A man was arrested for allegedly making objectionable comments against another community on social media, police said on Sunday.
Jaikaran Sonkar was arrested on Saturday from Badausa area after he made objectionable comments against another community after the Supreme Court verdict on Ayodhya issue, Superintendent of Police, Ganesh Prasad Saha, said.
Senior Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge on Sunday met the party's newly elected MLAs from Maharashtra, who are currently staying at a resort in Jaipur, to discuss the political situation in the state. Kharge, who is the All India Congress Committee's (AICC) generally secretary, met the legislators informally to ascertain their views on what stand the party should take about government formation in Maharashtra, senior congress leader Manikrao Thakare told PTI.
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Core Committee member Vinod Tawade arrives at the residence of BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis
A student of Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, committed suicide by hanging from a ceiling fan in her hostel room on Friday, the police said. Police, however, didn't recover any suicide note from her room.
According to the police, "The student, a native of Kerala, was pursuing the integrated MA programme at the institute."
"This was the first time Fatima was staying away from her family in the hostel. She was very homesick. Also, she recently got low internal marks. So, these might have driven Fatima to commit suicide," a police officer said.
Speaking on the government formation in Maharashtra, Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut said that his party welcomes the decision of Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari to invite the BJP to form government in the state. “Now, with the Governor’s intervention, we hope the state will get a government,” he said.
“The single largest party had to be called. We fail to understand why the BJP did not stake a claim in 24 hours (after results) if it was confident that it had the majority,” the Rajya Sabha member said.
BJP MP from Garhwal, Tirath Singh Rawat's car met with an accident near Bhimgoda-Pant Deep. He has been admitted to hospital in Haridwar for injuries sustained in the accident. His condition is stable.
Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut on Sunday said his party would declare its next strategy once no one else is able to form government in Maharashtra.
Talking to reporters here, Raut said his party welcomes the decision of Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari to invite the BJP to form government in the state.
"Now, with the governor's intervention, we hope the state will get a government," he said. "The single largest party had to be called. We fail to understand why the BJP did not stake claim in 24 hours (after results) if it was confident that it had the majority," the Rajya Sabha member said.
Speaking about the Congress party, Sanjay Raut said, "Everyone wants a stable government in the state.Congress is not the enemy of the State. All parties have differences on some issues. Our ideologies may be different.. that doesn't mean that we are enemies. Many times we have attacked BJP over some issues, that doesn't mean we are enemies. Everyone has contributed to the state.
President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday wished people on the occasion of Milad-un-Nabi -- the birthday of Prophet Muhammad.
Extending the wishes, the President wrote on Twitter: "On the occasion of Milad-un-Nabi, the birthday of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH), good wishes to all fellow citizens, especially to our Muslim brothers and sisters in India and abroad. His message of universal brotherhood and compassion inspires us to work for the well being of all,"
Prime Minister Modi tweeted: "Greetings on Milad-Un-Nabi. Inspired by the thoughts of Prophet Muhammad, may this day further the spirit of harmony and compassion in society. May there be peace all around."
No claimants have come forward for about a dozen dormant Swiss bank accounts linked to Indians, leaving the funds lying in these accounts at the risk of getting transferred to the Switzerland government.
Body of a policeman was found hanging from a tree in police lines here, police said on Sunday. The 27-year-old Bhupat was found hanging from a tree on Saturday, Additional Superintendent of Police Balvant Chowdhury said.
Prima facie it appears to be a case of suicide, he said. However, the victim's brother Gaulal said his brother's body had injury marks on the neck and back.
A man has been arrested here for posting "objectionable" messages on the social media after the Supreme Court's Ayodhya judgment, police said on Sunday.
The arrest was made on Saturday evening, Superintendent of Police Vijay Kumar Pandey said. According to an FIR, the man had made remarks against a particular community after the verdict, the SP said.
The traffic situation will be affected in some parts of the national capital on Sunday due to the Eid-Milad-Un-Nabi procession on the occasion of birth anniversary of Prophet Muhammad, said police.
The procession will proceed from Bara Hindu Rao Mosque on Sunday at 11.30 am and will reach Jama Masjid via Chowk Bara Tuti, Sadar Bazar, Qutub Road, Lahori Gate, Khari Baoli, Fatehpuri Masjid, Katra Baluyan, Farsh Khana, Lal Kuan, Chowk Hauz kazi and Chawari Bazar, said Delhi Traffic Police in a statement.
A total of 514 challans were issued for violation of the odd-even road rationing scheme in Delhi on Saturday, official data showed. Of these, 297 were issued by teams of the Delhi Traffic Police, 161 by the transport department and 56 by the revenue department, it stated.
A 22-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly opening fire and injuring a person in the thigh after an argument in Dwarka's Shahabad Muhammadpur village, police said on Saturday. According to police, Shiv and his associates entered Sanskar's home and fired at him on November 2 because of a dispute with his uncle Vishal.
Ferry services have been suspended at Bichali Ghat in Kolkata as severe cyclonic storm 'Bulbul' made landfall Saturday midnight with two deaths reported in its wake.
Major pollutants PM 2.5 at 230 & PM 10 at 218, both in 'poor' category in Lodhi Road area, according to Air Quality Index (AQI) data.
The Delhi government has imposed Rs 90 lakh on polluting industries and those contributing to environmental degradation in industrial estates, an official said on Saturday.
According to the official, during the inspection of Chairman EPCA Bhure Lal and MD of Delhi State Industrial and Infrastructure Development Corporation Ltd, it was found that industrial waste was being dumped in a few plots in Narela Industrial Area.
At least three policemen were killed by unknown assailants in two different incidents in northwest Pakistan on Saturday, police said. Two police constables were shot dead by terrorists riding a bike in tehsil Kulachi of Dikhan district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province bordering south Waziristan, they said.