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Here are the Highlights of December 3:
4:57 pm: Delhi: Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), today, nabbed a passenger with seven live rounds of 08 mm caliber at Indira Gandhi International Airport. A case has been registered. Further investigation underway.
4:54 pm: Maharashtra Minister Jayant Patil: Maharashtra has Rs 6 lakh 71 thousand crore of debt burden, a meeting is being held to review our ability to repay it, what is the speed of the projects currently underway and how can these projects be completed as quickly as possible.
4:49 pm: HM Amit Shah on security breach at Priyanka Gandhi Vadra's house: The car and timing were same, such was the coincidence. That's why the car with Sharda Tyagi went in without security check. Then also, we've ordered high-level probe & suspended 3 officers responsible for breach.
4:45 pm: HM Amit Shah on security breach at Priyanka Gandhi Vadra's house: Incident happened on Nov 25. Priyanka Gandhi got information that Rahul Gandhi was coming to meet her in black SUV, but another black SUV came at the same time which had Meerut Congress leader Sharda Tyagi in it.
4:41 pm: Sharda Tyagi, who was in the vehicle which breached security at Priyanka Gandhi Vadra's residence in Delhi: I was born in Congress & I am dedicated to the party. I was deeply anguished to find that security was left on homeguards. I went there for the first time and saw this. I didn't know her (Priyanka Gandhi Vadra's) house number and asked about it by calling at Congress office. When I went there, (Security) didn't even care to see who was sitting in the car, barricade was removed immediately and gate was opened.
4:38 pm: Bihar: Half-burnt body of a woman was found in fields in Kukurha village of Itarhi, Buxar. Superintendent of Police says,"Body of the woman has been sent for postmortem. The investigation is being conducted. Prima facie it appears that the woman was shot&then the body was burnt"
4:36 pm: Maharashtra Minister Jayant Patil: Maharashtra has Rs 6.71 crores of debt burden, a meeting is being held to review our ability to repay it, what is the speed of the projects currently underway and how can these projects be completed as quickly as possible.
4:35 pm: The Special Protection Group (Amendment) Bill, 2019 passed by Rajya Sabha. Congress had staged walkout from the House.
4:30 pm: Home Minister Amit Shah in Rajya Sabha: Security cannot be made a status symbol. Why demand only SPG? SPG cover is meant for only the 'head of the state', we cannot be giving it to everyone. We don't oppose one family, we are against dynasty politics.
4:24 pm: 120 workers of BJP have been killed in Kerala due to political vendetta. CPI(M) has no right to accuse us of political vendetta: HM Amit Shah
4:21 pm: Laws should be same for everyone; it can't be specially made for just one family. We aren't against the family, we're against family-ism: HM
4:19 pm: Recently, Manmohan Singh Ji's security was reduced as well. Congress did not do anything or raise any voice: HM
4:17 pm: Shri Chandrasekhar Ji's security was taken away as well. Shri VP Singh's security, too, was taken away. Shri Narsimha Rao went through the same. IK Gujral, too, went through it: HM
4:15 pm: Home Minister Amit Shah in Rajya Sabha on SPG Bill: This is the 5th amendment in the SPG Act. This amendment is not brought in by keeping Gandhis in mind, but, one thing that I can say for sure is that the previous 4 amendments were done by keeping only one family in mind.
4:13 pm: The SPG is formed by CRPF, ITBP, SSF, police and other such forces. I want to tell everyone that these three protectees are being protected by people who've been part of the SPG even today: HM
4:11 pm: The Special Protection Group isn't just for the security of the PM, it will also take care of the communications, the health, the bugging in his office and home and further more: HM
4:10 pm: Home Minister Amit Shah in Rajya Sabha on SPG Bill: It's not true that we've brought the SPG Bill by keeping only Gandhi family in mind. Security from Gandhis was withdrawn after the threat assessment analysis even before bringing this bill.
3:46 pm: Jammu and Kashmir: Pakistan violated ceasefire along Line of Control (LoC) in Shahpur and Kirni sectors in Poonch district, today. Indian Army retaliated.
3:40 pm: Avinash Mohanthi,Jt CP, CCS,Hyderabad:Police nabbed an accused in relation to a suo-moto case registered by Cyber crime police wherein some unknown persons uploaded photos&put objectionable messages on social media of the veterinary doctor who was victim of sexual violence&murder
3:30 pm: Bengaluru: Students hold protest against rape & murder of woman veterinarian in Telangana, demand capital punishment for rapists.
3:20 pm: Andhra Pradesh: Shirdi Express from Tirupati to Shirdi got derailed at Koduru railway station today morning. All passengers are safe.
3:15 pm: Centre releases Rs 414.90 crores and Rs 552 crores to the cyclone Bulbul affected states of West Bengal and Odisha respectively under State Disaster Response Fund (SDRF).
3:10 pm: Odisha: A minor girl was allegedly gang-raped in Puri, yesterday. Odisha DGP S Mohanty said, "We've arrested 2 men, one of them is a dismissed constable of Puri Police. 4 teams conducting probe. We'll ensure full justice to victim & leave no stone unturned to nab the accused."
3:05 pm: PM Modi in Jamshedpur: Chief Ministers were changed in Jharkhand at a pace with which not even weather of Jharkhand changed. Selfish interests of Congress & JMM leaders were reason behind this. BJP put a halt to the era of instability&gave a full term Chief Minister to the state.
2:55 pm: Mumbai: Chopped body parts of a man found in a suitcase in Mahim yesterday.
2:45 pm: Delhi: A man came in front of Defence Minister Rajnath Singh's convoy near Parliament, today. He claimed that he wanted to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He was later detained by the police.
#WATCH Delhi: A man came in front of Defence Minister Rajnath Singh's convoy near Parliament, today. He claimed that he wanted to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He was later detained by the police. pic.twitter.com/yunm3vsVzr— ANI (@ANI) December 3, 2019
2:40 pm: Lahore: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) issues orders to freeze all assets of former Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif.
2:15 pm: Robert Vadra on security breach at Priyanka Gandhi Vadra's house: Giving security is not a fad, it is given on threat perception. 7 ppl came in that day, asked for selfies. It looked like they were trained to get into houses. When we asked our security officers,blame game started. Robert Vadra on security breach- Giving security is not a fad, it is given on threat perception. 7 people came in that day, asked for selfies. New security lack the kind of training that SPG had. When we asked our security officers, blame game started.
2:10 pm: Robert Vadra on Enforcement Directorate (ED) probe against him: I cooperate with them on every step. I give whatever documents they ask for, I am a responsible citizen of India. No question of me trying to escape to any other country. I am cooperating at every level.
2:00 pm: Andhra Pradesh: Shirdi Express from Tirupati to Shirdi got derailed at Koduru railway station today morning. All passengers are safe.
1:55 pm: Jammu and Kashmir: Police, today, arrested 4 persons in connection with the setting ablaze of shops in Baramulla. Abdul Qayoom SSP says,"Accused have been identified as Maroof, Adil, Bilal & Samir.Their chief owns a wholesale shop & intention was to increase their business".
1:45 pm: Delhi: A man came in front of Defence Minister Rajnath Singh's convoy near Parliament, today. He claimed that he wanted to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He was later detained by the police.
1:31 pm: This election is for the development of Jharkhand. This election is to maintain the double engine of ongoing development in Delhi and the state. That's why you have to remember the lotus mark only: PM Modi
1:29 pm: Now Jharkhand has also received 5 thousand crore rupees under DMF, this fund is now helping to build schools and hospitals for your children: PM Modi
1:27 pm: Today, when Jharkhand has turned 19, the responsibility of the people of this state is as much as it is my responsibility. Let us all work together so that when Jharkhand is 25 years old then it becomes so powerful that it is never necessary to look back: PM Modi
1:26 pm: For the first time, the BJP government arranged a District Mineral Fund in tribal areas. Under which, now a part of the mineral emanating from here has to be used for development here: PM Modi
1:25 pm: The BJP government is paying special attention to tribal areas, as the BJP has a track record in protecting tribal interests. It was Atal Ji's BJP government, which formed separate Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh states for the tribal community: PM Modi
1:24 pm: Jharkhand is among those states in the country where the sisters have not only benefited from the benefits of the central government schemes, but also have received double benefits. Just like a free cylinder has been got in the rest of the country under the Ujjwala scheme, whereas two cylinders have been given in Jharkhand: PM Modi
1:24 pm: Toilets have been built in every household in Jharkhand under the Swachh Bharat Mission, as well as sisters here have also earned a name as Rani Mistry. Today it is discussed in the whole country: PM Modi
1:23 pm: The central government of BJP and the BJP government here have done the work of empowering women in the village and tribal areas. Many sisters are present here who are either associated with Sakhi Mandal or have been assisted in conducting their business under the Mudra scheme: PM
1:22 pm: For such a long time, things which have been stuck by political selfishness will be obstructed by hanging things, But we have tried to find solutions to problems for peace, unity, harmony in the country and are moving forward successfully: PM Modi
1:22 pm: Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Khunti, Jharkhand: A prince leaves from Ayodhya and after 14 years of 'vanvaas', on his return, he becomes 'Maryada Purushottam Ram' because Prince Ram spent those years with 'Adivasis'.
1:21 pm: The dispute over the Ram Janmabhoomi, which was constantly hanged by the governments of Congress and its allies, was also resolved in a peaceful manner: PM Modi
1:21 pm: A nationwide campaign to open Eklavya Model Residential School in tribal areas has also been started from Jharkhand itself. Work has also been started to give scholarship to the children of police and central forces soldiers who were martyred in Naxalite attacks: PM Modi
1:20 pm: Article 370 has now been removed from Jammu and Kashmir. Now the responsibility of taking the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir on the path of development has been lying on the shoulder of the Lieutenant Governor raised in the tribal region itself: PM Modi
1:19 pm: Look at the situation in your neighbourhood where there are no BJP governments. There, the Congress and its allies formed the government by making false promises with the farmers, tribals and backward, but now running away from fulfilling the promise: PM Modi
1:18 pm: Jharkhand knows very well that the politics of Congress and JMM is a politics of deceit and selfishness. While BJP works with karma and seva: PM Modi
1:17 pm: BJP's double engine in Delhi and Ranchi is working to make the lives of farmers and tribals easier. Direct benefits under PM Kisan Samman Nidhi are being provided directly to the accounts of all farmer families and tribal families associated with agriculture: PM Modi
1:17 pm: Today, the water line is reaching even those tribal areas, which were abandoned by the Congress-JMM governments. Those backward and tribal families are also getting their own houses, which were forced by the Congress-JMM governments to live in the slums: PM
1:15 pm: Today, electricity has reached even those areas which were difficult to reach in the village. Today those areas are also being connected by road, where the leader of the opposition party never even peeped: PM Modi
1:13 pm: Today, every person in Jharkhand is directly benefiting from some scheme of the Central and State Government. We are working with equal sentiment for the development of every Jharkhandwasi, without discrimination of any caste, discrimination of any creed: PM Modi
1:11 pm: Today, people of Jharkhand are seeing that by installing double engines in Delhi and Ranchi, the pace of development is also fast and sustainable. The people here are simply calling BJP in the state. Return of BJP is necessary for the development of Jharkhand: PM Modi
1:10 pm: After the first phase of voting, the third thing has also become clear that people of Jharkhand have a feeling of trust towards the BJP government: PM Modi
1:08 pm: Three things are clear from the first phase voting- First, the faith of the people of Jharkhand in strengthening democracy and nation-building is unprecedented. Secondly, the way the BJP government has broken the back of Naxalism, it has reduced the atmosphere of fear and created an atmosphere of development: PM
1:05 pm: The people of Jharkhand have a feeling of trust towards the BJP government and towards the lotus flower. It is a feeling that if any party can develop Jharkhand, then it can only and only BJP: PM Modi
1:02 pm: On December 3, Paramveer Chakra winner Albert Ekka died in a fight, I bow to that great son: PM Modi
1:00 pm: A few days ago, the country has celebrated the birth anniversary of Lord Birsa Munda, today when I have come to their land, once again I salute him: PM Modi
12:54 pm: MHA in Lok Sabha on number of civilians including Non-Kashmiri labourers killed in J&K, after abrogation of Article 370: As per the report of Government of J&K, 19 civilians including non-Kashmiri labourers were killed in terror related incidents since 5th August, 2019. An ex-gratia of Rs.1 lakh is paid to the next of kins of civilians killed in militancy related violence under the existing scheme of Jammu & Kashmir Government. In addition, Rs.5 lakhs is given under a central scheme.
12:49 pm: BJP MP from UP's Mathura, Hema Malini, in Lok Sabha: At many places (rural) in my constituency, schools are being operated in open. Children in villages are not receiving quality education. I demand that public-private partnership model be implemented in school education.
12:45 pm: MHA in Lok Sabha on Infiltration & attacks after removal of Art 370, in Kashmir: Incidents of terrorist violence declined after 5th August. From 5th August 2019-27th November 2019, there have been 88 such incidents as compared to 106 such incidents from 12 April 2019-4 Aug 2019. There has been increase in the number of infiltration attempts from across the border. During the 88 day period from 5th August 2019 - 31st October 2019 there have been 84 such attempts as against 53 such attempts from 9th May 2019 - 4th August 2019.
12:43 pm: Ministry of Home Affairs in Lok Sabha on reports of kidnapping & trafficking of women & adolescent girls to gulf countries: Incidents of the kidnapping of women & adolescent girls and their trafficking to gulf countries on a large scale have not come to notice of Govt of India. Occasionally, reports from Indian Missions abroad indicate that some Indian women seek overseas employment, particularly in Gulf countries, without obtaining Emigration Clearance (EC). Such women become vulnerable to various employment related problems.
12:40 pm: MHA in Lok Sabha on sedition case against 49 citizens over their letter to PM on mob lynching: Case was registered in Muzaffarpur, Bihar on 2/10/19 against persons, mostly belonging to film industry for allegedly trying to discredit the country. After the probe, Police filed a closure report
12:37 pm: Robert Vadra: We first have to think about the security of women in the country. I would lay most importance on this. We have to see that people have fear of the law, and there should be speedy judgment. Our security comes after the security of women in the country. There was a serious lapse in the security of Priyanka Gandhi. SPG should not have been removed.
12:34 pm: Navy Chief Admiral Karambir Singh at Navy Day press conference in Delhi: Letter of Acceptance (LoA) from the US for 24 MH-60R multi-role helicopters is here and the deal is expected to be signed.
12:30 pm: Navy Chief Admiral Karambir Singh at Navy Day press conference in Delhi: We should have the first indigenous aircraft carrier IAC-1 fully operational by the year 2022 and it will operate with the MiG-29K.
12:28 pm: BJP MP Poonam Mahajan in Lok Sabha: Yesterday all MPs stood together on issue of rape&murder of Telangana doctor. Kuch samay baad, jinke naam mein 'Dhir' hai aise Adhir Ranjan Ji ke apne dhir ka bandh phoot gaya. FM Nirmala Sitharaman par unhone jo tipani ki woh sabse bura hua. Nirbal toh aap hain dada (Congress MP Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury) ki ek hi parivaar ki mahila ke liye aap khade hain and usi ke samaan aur suraksha ke liye lad rahe hain
12:26 pm: Navy Chief Admiral Karambir Singh on appointment of Chief of Defence Staff (CDS): My expectation is that the CDS is suitably empowered to carry out all the decisions. Prime Minister has taken a historic decision. Navy had presented all its points on the issue to the government.
12:24 pm: Uproar in Lok Sabha; BJP MPs ask for an apology from Congress MP Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury over his statements on PM Modi, HM Amit Shah and FM Nirmala Sitharaman
12:15 pm: Navy Chief Admiral Karambir Singh at Navy Day press conference in Delhi: 50 warships and submarines of the Indian Navy are under construction of which 48 are on order in Indian shipyards. As Navy Chief I am convinced that the country needs three aircraft carriers so that two are operational at all times. We think it should be 65,000 tonnes with electromagnetic propulsion.
12:12 pm: Navy Chief Admiral Karambir Singh to ANI on being asked why Chinese vessel Shi Yan 1 was asked to leave Indian waters: Our stand is that if you have to work in our Exclusive Economic Zone, then you have to take our permission.
12:08 pm: GK Reddy, MoS Home: I appeal to people of the nation to download '112' emergency helpline app. It's being implemented across the country. GRP&police at railway stations&CISF are providing security at airports. Money has been sanctioned to the states to implement '112' helpline
12:05 pm: Navy Chief Admiral Karambir Singh on China-Pakistan Navy exercise in North Arabian Sea: China and Pakistan are scheduled to hold an exercise, and to take part in this exercise their vessels must have entered the Indian Ocean Region (IOR).
12:00 pm: Navy Chief Admiral Karambir Singh: We are putting our defence and security in place to ensure that threats from terror groups (like Al Qaeda) are thwarted. I want to assure that Navy along with the Coast Guard and other security agencies are ready to face any challenge.
11:55 am: Navy Chief Admiral Karambir Singh: Navy's share in defence budget has declined in the last few years. From 18% in 2012 it has come to 12% in 2018. Presence of China in Indian Ocean region is increasing and we are constantly watching it. Navy's plan is to have three aircraft carriers in the fleet in the long term.
11:49 am: Navy Chief Admiral Karambir Singh at Navy Day press conference in Delhi: Indian Navy has thwarted 44 piracy attempts and apprehended 120 pirates during its anti-piracy operations.
11:45 am: Shanmuga Subramanian,an amateur astronomer from Chennai who has discovered debris of Chandrayaan-2's Vikram Lander on surface of the moon:I was able to find something out of the ordinary in a particular spot,so,I thought this must be the debris. I got confirmation from NASA today. I spent 7-8 hours each day for 4-5 days on this. This is something that can be done by anyone with right knowledge. This should inspire a lot of people.
11:40 am: BJP MP from Mathura, Hema Malini on rape & murder of woman veterinarian in Telangana: Everyday we are hearing these things happening to women, women being harassed. My suggestion is to keep the culprits in jail permanently, once they go in jail they should not be released at all.
11:37 am: Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MPs Sanjay Singh and Sushil Gupta hold protest in Parliament premises against rise in onion prices. MP Sanjay Singh says, "32000 tonnes onions rotted away, why didn't Centre take action? You can let onions rot away but cannot sell it at lower prices?"
11:33 am: Sources: Rajnath Singh during BJP parliamentary party meeting said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is not satisfied with the poor attendance of MPs in Parliament. Rajnath Singh suggested MPs to be in Parliament premises when Bills are being taken up.
11:30 am: Congress MP Kodikunnil Suresh on security breach at Priyanka Gandhi Vadra's residence: Congress party will raise this issue in Rajya Sabha today. In Lok Sabha our leaders will raise this issue today during the Zero Hour & we will move Adjournment Motion on this issue tomorrow.
11:26 am: Chennai: Fire broke out at JSR Castle building at Vijayaraghava road in T Nagar, today; No injuries/casualties reported
11:25 am: Delhi: All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Director (Prof) Randeep Guleria along with Queen Silvia of Sweden, discussing the importance of training to ensure quality of life for people with dementia.
11:20 am: Swati Maliwal, Chairperson, Delhi Commission for Women on her planned hunger strike over crimes against women: Police are saying they have ordered from the above to not let us sit on hunger strike. I'm not a criminal, it is unfortunate that Delhi police is not cooperating.
11:15 am: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Minister for Business, Industry and Innovation of Sweden Ibrahim Baylan, held trade and business consultations in Delhi today.
11:10 am: Maharashtra: 29 year-old woman found dead at her residence in Manik Baug area of Pune; Body sent for postmortem, police investigation underway
11:05 am: Stocks see red on negative global cues, metal stocks suffer the most
11:01 am: FM Sitharaman at India-Sweden Business Summit: We're going through a phase of responding to challenges Indian industries are facing.Before budget 2020,we took a call that fiscal rewarding step we had to project didn't have to wait. Corporate tax cut was taken b/w two budgets.
10:57 am: Supreme Court today refused to give an urgent hearing to a mentioning by lawyer & BJP leader, Ashwini Upadhyay, seeking a direction for the appointment of Election Commissioners in the Election Commission of India by a collegium consisting of PM, Leader of Opposition & others.
10:50 am: Congress MP Saptagiri Sankar Ulaka gives Adjournment Motion Notice in Lok Sabha over 'rape of a tribal girl in Puri during Rath Yatra'.
10:46 am: Congress and Indian Union Muslim League has given Adjournment Motion Notice in Lok Sabha over 'rising prices of onion and other vegetables throughout the country'
10:44 am: Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) has given Adjournment Motion Notice in Lok Sabha over 'economic recession and unprecedented job loss in information technology sector'.
10:42 am: Trinamool Congress (TMC) has given Adjournment Motion Notice in Lok Sabha over 'heavy loss of lives & properties due to cyclone Bulbul in West Bengal'.
10:40 am: Trinamool Congress (TMC) has given Adjournment Motion Notice in Lok Sabha over 'heavy loss of lives & properties due to cyclone Bulbul in West Bengal'.
10:34 am: Sources: Rajnath Singh during BJP parliamentary party meeting said that BJP has to be aggressive against opposition but don't need to go to the extent that Congress goes. BJP is a party with a difference.
10:30 am: Madurai:The price of jasmine flowers touches Rs 3000 per kg today following widespread rain the region due northeast trade winds. Sarvanna Kumar,a flower trader, says,"A week ago rates were fluctuating b/w Rs 1500-1800 per kg but today the rate has touched Rs 3000/kg".
10:25 am: Advocate Rajeev Dhawan (who appeared for Sunni Waqf Board & other Muslim parties in Ayodhya case) on being sacked from Ayodhya case: I don't know what were their compulsions but they confirmed to me it was a sacking. Now they are saying that I was sick & unavailable, it is a lie.
10:22 am: Rameswaram: Water-logging in Gandhi Nagar and Thiruvalluvar Nagar areas following heavy rainfall in the region due to northeast trade winds
10:15 am: Swati Maliwal, Chairperson, Delhi Commission for Women writes to Prime Minister Narendra Modi over crimes against women in the country.
10:10 am: Dehradun District Magistrate, C Ravishankar: Section-144 imposed around 300 meters radius area of the Uttarakhand Assembly, in view of anticipated protests and law & order situation, ahead of the winter session.
10:05 am: Leh town of Ladakh records minus 14 degrees Celsius.
10:00 am: Advocate-on-record Ejaz Maqbool to ANI: It is wrong to say that Mr Rajeev Dhawan was removed from case (Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind review petition in Ayodhya case) because of his illness. Issue is that my client (Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind) wanted to file the review petition yesterday itself. Issue is that my client (Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind) wanted to file the review petition yesterday. It was to be settled by Mr Rajeev Dhawan. I could not give his name in the petition because he was not available. It is not a big issue.
9:50 am: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Surendra Singh Nagar gives Zero Hour Notice in Rajya Sabha over 'mushrooming fake call centers in the country'.
9:45 am: Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) parliamentary party begins at Parliament Library Building.
9:40 am: Delhi: Union Home Minister Amit Shah, and other Union Ministers Pralhad Joshi, Jitendra Singh & Arjun Ram Meghwal arrive for BJP parliamentary party meeting, to be held at Parliament Library Building.
9:36 am: Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP Santanu Sen gives Zero Hour Notice in Rajya Sabha over 'fake currency notes in the country'.
9:33 am: Biju Janata Dal (BJD) MP Prasanna Acharya has given Zero Hour Notice in Rajya Sabha over 'setting up of international disaster resilience and risk management institute in Odisha'.
9:29 am: Kalaburagi Superintendent of Police, Iada Martin Marbaniang: 9-year-old girl allegedly raped and murdered in Sulepeth police station limits yesterday. A case has been registered, investigation underway.
9:25 am: Delhi: Union Minister of State (MoS) for Home Affairs, G Kishan Reddy arrives for BJP parliamentary party meeting, to be held at Parliament Library Building.
9:16 am: Madhya Pradesh: On the basis of a complaint from a 17-year-old girl in Mandsaur, a man has been booked under charges of rape and POCSO Act. Sub-Inspector Poornima Singh, Mandsaur says, "A thorough investigation is underway".
9:10 am: Robert Vadra: Girls are being molested/raped, what society are we creating? The security of every citizen is the government’s responsibility. If we are not safe in our own country & our homes, not safe on roads, not safe in the day or night, where and when are we safe?
9:07 am: Tennis ace Roger Federer all set to become the first living person in Switzerland to have a coin minted in his honour
9:00 am: Robert Vadra on a security breach at Priyanka Gandhi Vadra's residence: It's not about security for Priyanka, my daughter&son, me or Gandhi family. It's about keeping our citizens, especially the women of our country, safe & feeling secure. Security throughout the country is compromised.
8:30 am: Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address public rallies in Jharkhand's Khunti & Jamshedpur today.
8:19 am: Advocate Rajeev Dhawan (who appeared for Sunni Waqf Board & other Muslim parties in Ayodhya case) writes on social media: Just been sacked from Babri case by advocate-on-record Ejaz Maqbool who was representing Jamiat. Have sent formal letter accepting the 'sacking' without demur. No longer involved in the review or the case. I have been informed that Mr Madani has indicated that I was removed from the case because I was unwell. This is total nonsense.
8:13 am: Mitchell Starc opts out of IPL 2020
8:07 am: Tamil Nadu: Holiday declared for today in all the schools in Sivaganga, by the district administration, due to heavy rainfall in the area.
8:00 am: Blast reported in the Indonesian capital Jakarta says the police: AFP news agency
7:50 am: Ex-Pak President Musharraf admitted to hospital in Dubai
7:42 am: Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on alleged 2012 Sarkeguda encounter: After that a committee is constituted and which will decide what actions should be taken against whom. There is no question of sparing anyone in this case.
7:38 am: Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on alleged 2012 Sarkeguda encounter: Strict action will be taken against whoever is responsible for this. The procedure is to table it (judicial commission report) before the assembly & then it is examined by the law department
7:25 am: Union Home Minister Amit Shah to move The Special Protection Group (Amendment) Bill, 2019 in Rajya Sabha today.
7:10 am: Lionel Messi, Megan Rapinoe win Ballon d'Or 2019 awards
7:05 am: NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) says that their NASA Moon mission, the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, has found the #Chandrayaan2 Vikram Lander.
7:00 am: Sonbhadra: A man has been arrested for raping a 70-year-old woman in Anpara police station limits on 1st December. Circle Officer says, "The FIR was registered as soon as we got the information. The accused, Ram Kishan, has been arrested. The woman is under treatment."
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