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  • Curfew relaxed in parts of Imphal East district till 9 PM today.
  • Congress declares the second list of 16 candidates for upcoming Punjab polls.
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3:48 PM IST: The BJP is going all out to please the Maratha community with its grand inauguration plans for a Chhatrapati Shivaji memorial costing nearly Rs 3,600 crore.

For the bhoomipujan, descendants of Chhatrapati Shivaji — Udayanraje Bhosale and Sambhaji Raje Chhatrapati — will be flown to the site with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis.

2:59 PM IST: Man shoots a policeman, who tried to stop his car at the barricade in Gurugram; Case registered; Investigation on.

2:58 pm IST: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi to address a public rally in Almora shortly.

2:55 pm IST: Congress declares second list of 16 candidates for upcoming Punjab polls.

2:50 pm IST: Old demonetised notes of Rs 500 & Rs 1000 found near Kukrail Dam in Uttar Pradesh. Police team at the spot. 

12:30 pm IST: Trivandrum Vigilance Court orders preliminary enquiry against former Kerala CM Oommen Chandy and other 9 UDF leaders.

12:15 pm IST: Najeeb Jung, who tendered his resignation as Delhi Lieutenant Governor, reaches Prime Minister's Office. 

12:00 pm IST: Earthquake tremors of 4.5 magnitude felt in Andaman Islands at around 10:26 AM.

11:01 am IST: IT Dept raided Kotak Mahindra Bank KG Marg branch in Delhi in connection with survey on two of its customers and related accounts. The bank denied that were any fake accounts. 

9:50 am IST: ED interrogated Delhi lawyer Rohit Tandon yesterday, to issue notice to him in the ongoing money laundering case today.

9:15 am IST: Curfew relaxed in parts of Imphal East district till 9 PM today, expect in areas from Lamlong Bazar to Yaingangpokpi. 

Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju urged the Manipur government on Friday to restore normalcy in the state by ending the economic blockade imposed by United Naga Council (UNC) on two highways. Read more...

9:10 am IST: 71.20 percent of Tata Motors shareholders vote in favour of removal of Nusli Wadia as director. 

Tata Motors shareholders, late on Thursday evening, voted to remove industrialist Nusli Wadia as independent director of the Tata Motors board. Read more... 

8:34 am IST: Three international flights delayed, one domestic flight from/to Delhi cancelled due to foggy weather. 

8:15 am IST: Cancer treatment: Sun Pharma to acquire Novartis' cancer drug Odomzo for $175 million

Odomzo, approved by the US FDA in July 2015, has marketing approval in over 30 countries. Read more...

8:10 am IST: Bigg Boss 4 Kannada: Karunya Ram out of Sudeep's show in a surprising elimination

Karunya Ram is eliminated from Bigg Boss 4 Kannada. Read more...

8:00 am IST: Balle Vellaiya Thevaa (Balle Vellaiyathevaa) movie review – Live audience response

Sasikumar is set for an image makeover as he has ventured into a full-comedy entertainer in the form of Balle Vellaiya Thevaa. Read more...