8: 00 pm: Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets veteran BJP leader LK Advani in Delhi.
7: 15 pm: Death toll in Ecuador earthquake rises to 525.
7: 07 pm: Norwegian mass murderer Anders Breivik wins lawsuit against the state for ‘inhuman’ treatment.
5: 50 pm: Police horse ‘Shaktimaan’ which was injured during a BJP protest in Dehradun, passes away
5: 39 pm: PratyushaBanerjee’s family files petition in Bombay HC seeking CBI investigation in the case.
5: 33 pm: 11-year old killed in celebratory firing during a wedding in Allahabad (UP). Accused arrested by UP Police.
5: 15 pm: London-based Indian diplomat Amitav Banerji was conferred one of the highest awards of Cyprus – Commander of the Order of Merit – at a ceremony at the Cypriot high commission in London.
4: 00 pm: Rahul Johri appointed as CEO of BCCI. This is after Lodha panel’s proposals for reconstructing in Cricket Board.
3: 51 pm: Gunmen kill seven police officers guarding a polio team in Pakistan on Wednesday.
3: 24 pm: Director of Gaya airport in Bihar receives letter from Maoists threatening to bomb airport if director doesn’t resign. A FIR has been registered in the incident.
2: 54 pm: 6.2 magnitude earthquake strikes Ecuador. Last week, a 7.8 magnitude had struck the country causing massive tragedy.
1: 35 pm: Arvind Kejriwal government seizes 50 cabs for over charging in last 12 hours.
1:28 pm: Dr. Sunil Kumar Singh of Jaspur Governmnent Hospital in Udham Singh Nagar district of Uttarakhand shot dead by unidentified gunmen inside hospital.
1:05 pm: By-polls to Anantnag Assembly constituency in Jammu & Kashmir to be held on 16 May
12:00 pm: Uttarakhand row: Government submits that courts can’t have jurisdiction over President’s assent
11:40 am: Bombay High Court grants permission to BCCI for May 1 IPL Match at MCA stadium in Pune
11: 25 am: 50-wagon ‘Jaldoot Express’ arrived in parched Latur with 25 lakh litres of water
10: 30 am: 11-year-old child found dead in a lake near New Ashok Nagar metro station in Delhi
10:00 am: 1 child dead, 2 injured in celebratory firing during a wedding procession in Bihiya area of Arrah (Bihar) last night
9:45 am: Building collapsed in Uttar Pradesh’s Mathura in early morning hours; 3 dead, 2 injured.
New Delhi, April 20: Jet Airways flight from Ahmedabad to Mumbai halted in Ahmedabad airport after bomb scare. Though nothing concrete has been revealed in this case so far, security officials are taking no chance and dealing with the matter. The security has been beefed up in and around the airport and the search for the accused is on. Republican candidate Donald Trump has won New York Primary by defeating his opponents John Kasich and Ted Cruz on Wednesday. On The other hand, Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton defeated Bernie Sanders in the same New York Primary. This is a big victory for both the candidates, as the elections are to be held in next couple of months. ALSO READ: Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton win New York primary; move closer to nomination Days after Kohinoor issue shook the India and Britain, and the Centre informing the Supreme Court that the gem was gifted to the East India Company, the Narendra Modi government has said that they would make all the efforts to bring back the diamond to the country. This statement is a 180 degree turn by the BJP government after it’s own statement was backfired on Monday and Tuesday. As the day proceeds, we will bring you all the breaking news stories. Do stay tuned.