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  • Andhra Pradesh: Telangana TDP leader Dayakar Rao said extension in deadline to debate Telangana bill in assembly will be unacceptable
  • Assam: Union minister Oscar Fernandes arrives in Guwahati to attend the closing ceremony of 74th Indian Road Congress
  • Bihar: Maoists blast a panchayat building at Pio village in Giridih district in Jharkhand; no casualties, say police today
  • Chennai: CM urges PM to ensure release of 25 fishermen taken into custody by Lankan Navy to facilitate fishermen-level talks
  • Delhi: CM Arvind Kejriwal was hospitalised Wednesday morning due to severe lung congestion, an AAP party member said
  • Gujarat: Two persons killed as miscreants fired at a petrol pump office Tuesday night Botad in Bhavnagar, probe on
  • Haryana: Four persons killed, 13 hurt when maxi cab collided with truck near Dhani Toda village on Bhiwani-Loharu road Tuesday
  • Himachal Pradesh: CM directs officials to stop felling of trees for widening of road from Dharamsala to Bagli, say officials
  • Jammu and Kashmir: Srinagar-Jammu national highway closed for all sorts of vehicular traffic today following heavy snowfall
  • Karnataka: First joint session of state legislature in the new year begins at vidhana soudha in central Bangalore
  • Kerala: CM Tuesday demanded apology from AAP leader Kumar Vishwas for his alleged derogatory remarks against nurses from state
  • Kolkata: Govt will set up a puppet museum at Kankurgachi in Kolkata to preserve art of puppetry, announces minister Upen Biswas
  • Madhya Pradesh: A Sagar district court awards 3-years of jail to a head constable for taking bribe from an accused
  • Maharashtra: State Secondary and Higher Secondary School Principals Federation to protest in Pune Jan 27 for their pending demands
  • Mumbai: BJP leader Vinod Tawde demands principal secretary to probe the Jan 18 Malabar Hills stampede, which left 18 dead
  • Northeast: Agartala Municipal Council, oldest municipal body of northeast, Tuesday upgraded as a corporation
  • Odisha: Berhampur police Tuesday arrested 7 members of a gang involved in burglary cases on national highway in Ganjam dist
  • Punjab: AICC expands Punjab poll panel adding five new members, including former law minister Ashwani Kumar
  • Rajasthan: Jaipur administration extends holiday in schools till Class 5 to January 25 due to extreme cold condition
  • Tamil Nadu: CM urges PM to ensure release of 25 fishermen taken into custody by Lankan Navy to facilitate fishermen-level talks
  • UP East: Uttarakhand assembly Tuesday passed a new Lokayukta Bill modelled on Lokpal of the Centre
  • UP West: Uttarakhand assembly Tuesday passed a new Lokayukta Bill modelled on Lokpal of the Centre
  • West Bengal: Govt will set up a puppet museum at Kankurgachi in Kolkata to preserve art of puppetry, announces minister Upen Biswas
  • Andhra Pradesh: BJP president Amit Shah to arrive in Hyderabad on a two-day visit, will address village BJP presidents this evening
  • Assam: Meeting of chief ministers of all eight northeastern states with DoNER minister VK Singh begins in Guwahati
  • Bihar: Voting began at ten legislative assembly constituencies in Bihar this morning; 12 per cent polling recorded till 10am
  • Chennai: PMK will decide on alliance for the 2016 assembly polls at that time, party president GK Mani said
  • Delhi: BSES Rajdhani Power Limited started conducting educative programmes on energy conservation in Braille script
  • Gujarat: 1,000 CCTV cameras to be installed at various places in Ahmedabad; work to install CCTV camera on SP Ring Road begins
  • Haryana: Alliance between BJP and HJC for assembly elections likely to be finalised soon on the revised terms and conditions
  • Himachal Pradesh: HC issues notice to govt for failure to develop Mahasu Peak, encroachment of land by pvt resort; next hearing Sept 17
  • Jammu and Kashmir: Pakistan violated the ceasefire Wednesday by firing at Indian positions in Hamirpur sector of the LoC in Rajouri dist
  • Karnataka: Former director-general of police of Karnataka Shankar M Bidari has joined BJP
  • Kerala: Two persons drowned in Bharatapuzha river at Nila Park near Kuttippuram in Malappuram Wednesday, police said
  • Kolkata: Calcutta Pied Piper Festival to be held at Rabindranath Tagore Centre in Kolkata from August 23
  • Madhya Pradesh: Two to four hour power cut imposed across Madhya Pradesh from today due to power crisis
  • Maharashtra: PM Modi to lay foundation stone of Nagpur Metro Project and to inaugurate Mouda Thermal Power Project in Nagpur today
  • Mumbai: Heavy rains lashed the city and the suburban areas past night; rail and road traffic unaffected
  • Northeast: Four GNLA militants killed and three injured in a gun fight with Meghalaya police and Army at West Garo Hills past night
  • Odisha: Govt increased the budget for daily ration per student in the Mid Day Meal Scheme for 2014-2015 to Rs4.06 from Rs3.79
  • Punjab: Voting underway for by-election in two assembly seats of Patiala and Talwandi Sabo today
  • Rajasthan: Airport Authority of India gives site clearance for new airport in Alwar district
  • Tamil Nadu: PMK will decide on alliance for the 2016 assembly polls at that time, party president GK Mani said
  • UP East: Uttar Pradesh flood death toll mounts to 82 as 19 more people died in affected areas of the state
  • UP West: Uttar Pradesh flood death toll mounts to 82 as 19 more people died in affected areas of the state
  • West Bengal: Calcutta Pied Piper Festival to be held at Rabindranath Tagore Centre in Kolkata from August 23

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