Breaking News! A low intensity earthquake measuring 4.5 magnitude hit Himachal Pradesh today morning. No casualty or damage has been reported so far. The tremors were felt in several regions of the state. The quake hit at 9.15 am. The epicenter was on the border of Chamba and Lahaul and Spiti districts.
Arvind Kejriwal to unveil Political Party on Nov 26
Written by Breaking News Online Team
Tuesday, 02 October 2012 13:30
Breaking News! Team Anna's key member Arvind Kejriwal, who is talking about political alternative, would announce the name of the political outfit next month on November 26. However, he will spell out the agenda of the party today.
News Desk: Lt. General (retired) Kuldeep Singh Brar, who had led the Operation Blue Star against terrorists inside the Golden Temple in Amritsar in 1984, was stabbed in London. He was attacked near a hotel in Central London on Sunday night by unidentified assailants. Police are investigating the case. However, no arrest has been made so far.
News Desk: The cash-strapped Kingfisher Airlines declared a partial lockout till October 4 after its pilots and engineers refused to work and went on strike against non-payment of salaries. The employees of the private airlines have not been paid since March this year. The airlines decided to cancel the operation of flights after the Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh warned the company to shut down if safety norms were flouted.
Breaking News! Team Anna's key member Arvind Kejriwal will move ahead with his plan to form a political party as veteran social activist Anna Hazare made it clear that there was no rift between him and Kejriwal. Anna, who was upset with the team members' proposal of political alternative, said after the meeting with Kejriwal in New Delhi that he was not against his erstwhile comrades' plan to contest elections.
News Desk: The government has decided to increase train AC fares by 3.7% from today following the exit of Trinamool Congress from UPA. With the hike, the fares of AC first class, 2-tier, 3-tier and AC chair car will go up. The decision was taken at a high level meeting between railway minister CP Joshi and finance minister P Chidambaram on last Wednesday.
Breaking News! The protests intensified against the release of water from Cauvery to Tamil Nadu, disrupting the transport system including the bus and train services in Bangalore. Thousands of farmers blocked the Bangalore-Mysore national highway today and several trains connecting Bangalore and Mysore were hit.
News Desk: Team Anna's key member Arvind Kejriwal met anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare in Delhi for the first time after they parted their ways seeking blessing from the Gandhian ahead of forming a political party. He met along with key aide Manish Sisodia and said that he will support Anna in all his movements against corruption.
News Desk: Tension gripped the Telangana region, as the 'Telangana March' turned violent in Hyderabad. The pro-Telangana supporters clashed with the police at various parts of the city. Violent clashes were reported from Osmania University campus, Khairatabad and the Andhra Pradesh Secretariat. Security has been tightened across the city.
Mumbai: Putting all speculations into rest, Maharashtra Governor K Sankarnarayanan has accepted the resignation of Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar, who resigned in the multi-crore irrigation scam. Earlier, NCP chief Sharad Pawar had approved his nephew's resignation and asked the Chief Minister to forward it to the Governor.