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5:44 pm IST: Fire breaks out close to Manish Market near CST station in Mumbai. Two fire brigades rushed to the spot. More details awaited.

4:54 pm IST: NGT considering to restrain Ministry of Environment & Forest from granting fresh permissions under new regulation on real estate projects.

3:56 pm IST: AIU Mumbai Customs intercepted a passenger on the intervening night of Jan 4/5, seized 4.753 kg of narcotic drugs concealed in 15 roti makers. 

3:45 pm IST: Google CEO Sundar Pichai interacts with students at IIT Kharagpur, West Bengal. 

2:58 pm IST: Puducherry LG Kiran Bedi cancel CM V Narayanasamy's order which banned use of social media for official work.

2: 20 pm IST: A man posing as an IPS Officer has been arrested from Patna Airport

2:10 pm IST: TMC leaders protest outside PMO: Protesters have been detained by Police

2:05 PM IST: High Level Committee chaired by Home Minister approved assistance of Rs 208.91 cr fr flood hit Uttarakhand and of Rs 1782.44 cr for drought hit Karnataka.

11:57 am IST: BCCI administrative staff, under supervision of chief executive officer Rahul Johri, has taken over day-to-day functioning of the Board. 

11:53 am IST: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley chairs 16th meeting of the Financial Stability and Development Council in Delhi. 

11:31 am IST: Opposition parties meet Election Commission urging it to hold elections after Budget Session

11:30 am IST:  BJP President Amit Shah at Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib on the occasion of Guru Gobind Singh's 350th birth anniversary.

11:08 am IST: TMC, Congress, DMK, JDU, RLD leaders arrive to meet Election Commission on issue of budget date being too close to polls.

11:04 am IST: Bajaj Auto workers' union threatens hunger strike at Akurdi plant in Pune over 'anti-worker activities' .

10.40 am IST: 10 fishermen from Tamil Nadu have been arrested by Sri Lankan navy for allegedly fishing in its waters.