Government of Haryana: The Home Minister Anil Vij will cease to hold the portfolio of Criminal Investigation Department (CID), & the Transport Minister Mool Chand Sharma will cease to hold the portfolio of Art & Cultural Affairs.

Union Home Minister and BJP leader Amit Shah will hold public rallies in Delhi tomorrow.

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) submitted its list of star campaigners to the Election Commission of India (ECI) today. The list includes names of Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal, Deputy CM Manish Sisodia, AAP leader Atishi Marlena and Vishal Dadlani (music director).

Jammu and Kashmir Police DSP Davinder Singh case: Davinder Singh has been brought to Jammu by National Investigation Agency (NIA).

Bhim Army Chief Chandrashekhar Azad reaches Shaheen Bagh protest site in Delhi. Azad was seen with a copy of the Indian Constitution in his hand.

India Meteorological Department (IMD): Cold Day conditions observed in isolated parts over West Uttar Pradesh. Due to strong lower level northwesterlies dry weather and clear skies are likely during the next 5 days. No cold day conditions over the country during next 5 days.

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has written to Delhi Chief Election Officer, regarding 'wrongful acceptance of nomination forms of BJP candidate Kapil Mishra from Model Town constituency.' AAP has requested EC to cancel the candidature of Kapil Mishra.

The Jawaharlal Nehru University- JNU's Cadet Contingent will march with the Tiranga (Indian Tr--Colour Flag) in hand on the occasion of Republic Day 2020, said reports.

The Ministry of Home Affairs today moved an application before the Supreme Court praying for modification of the "convict-centric" guidelines and to make them "victim-centric" to reinforce the people's faith in the rule of law.

Sensex ends 208.43 pts lower at 41,115.38; Nifty drops 62.95 pts to 12,106.90.

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New Delhi, January 22: The Supreme Court on Wednesday would hear the 144 petitions against the contentious Citizenship Amendment Act. A bench -- headed by Chief Justice of India SA Bodbe -- would hear the would hear the petitions, most of which demand that the law be withdrawn. Among the major petitioners includes several political parties like Congress, the DMK, CPI, CPM, IUML, AIMIM and MKM.

In another news, senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal had challenged Union Home Minister Amit Shah and Prime Minister Narendra Modi for a open debate on Citizenship Amendment Act. He said, "I openly challenge the Home Ministry and the PM to debate me on the issue being faced by the country. Let them be on one side and me on the other, let them choose the time and place." Citizenship Amendment Act Won't Be Withdrawn, No Matter Who Protests, Says Amit Shah in Lucknow.

The national capital on Wednesday rose with a thick cover of dense fog. Also, the temperature dipped to seven degree Celsius. Due to the dense fog, the 22 trains of the Northern Railways region are running late. It is expected that the dense fog will clear by 11 am today.