5.08 PM Prabjot Singh, wanted in murder cases by Punjab Police, deported from the UAE: Officials
3.26 pm ED claims before Delhi court that corporate lobbyist Deepak Talwar’s has links with fugitive Vijay Mallya in a money laundering case
3.26 pm Delhi court extends ED custody of lobbyist Deepak Talwar till Feb 12
2.34 pm Rahul Gandhi: I challenge BJP, let Narendra Modi ji debate with me for 10 minutes on stage. He is scared, he is a ‘darpok’ person
2.34 pm We will remove RSS people put in institutions in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh: Rahul Gandhi
2.30 pm RSS attempting to capture institutions in the country, alleges Rahul Gandhi
2.22 pm Congress will defeat BJP, RSS in 2019, those spreading hate will be removed: Rahul Gandhi
2.18 pm Fear can be seen on PM Modi’s face, he knows he can’t rule India by dividing people: Rahul Gandhi
1.54 pm Bhubaneswar: BJP Yuva Morcha workers protest near Odisha assembly over rising unemployment in state
1.29 pm Jharkhand Mukti Morcha working president Hemant Soren meets Congress President Rahul Gandhi in Delhi
1.27 pm Rescue operations underway after fire broke out in Metro Hospital in Noida’s sector-12.
12.30 pm: UP Budget 2019: Rs 247.60 crore has been allocated for the maintenance of cow -shelters in rural areas and Rs 200 crore allocated for ‘Kanha Gaushala and Besahara Pashu Ashram’ in urban areas.
12.15 pm: Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi seeks to know why the CBI officer probing Muzaffarpur shelter home was transfered. “Was cabinet committee which transferred him informed of Supreme Court embargo?,” asks CJI saying it amounts to violation of its order. “Enough is enough. We will ask Bihar Chief Secretary to appear before us. Get someone here who is conversed to what is happening in the state. You can’t let your officers to treat unfortunate children like this. Spare the children” CJI Gogoi.
12.10 pm: RBI Governor: Headline inflation is expected to remain contained below or at its target of 4%. This has opened space for policy action. Investment activity is recovering supported mainly by public spending on infrastructure. Export growth on a year-on-year basis was almost flat in November and December 2018, primarily due to a high base effect and weak global demand. RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das, said We are constantly & continuously monitoring the liquidity situation and based on the requirement we will ensure that there is no liquidity scarcity.
12.00 pm: RBI: GDP projection for 2019-20 is 7.4%. The inflation rate is estimated at 3.2-3.4% in the first half of the year 2019-20 and 3.9% in the third quarter of 2019-20. Monetary policy committee votes 4:2 in favour of rate cut, unanimous on change in stance. RBI revises downwards retail inflation forecast to 2.8 pc for March quarter 2019.
11.50 am: ED Sources: A team led by Joint Director and two Deputy Directors are questioning Robert Vadra in connection with a money laundering case.
11.45 am: Robert Vadra has been asked to appear before Enforcement Directorate, Jaipur office on February 12.