* Bhadrak Unrest: Curfew relaxed for 12 hours till 6 pm in Bhadrak; Over 140 arrested for violence till now.
* Sand Artist Sudarsan Pattnaik creates Sand Art at Janata Maidan, Bhubaneswar in the venue of BJP National Executive 2017.
* At least 15 injured after 8 coaches of Meerut-Lucknow Rajya Rani Express derail near Rampur.
* Counting for Srinagar Lok Sabha bypoll underway, former J&K CM Farooq Abdullah leading by 2,000 votes.
* 4 policemen and a prisoner killed, several injured after a police van collided with a truck near Muzaffarpur in Bihar.
* New Guinness World Record set at Chennai’s Vels University as 4525 students from different schools performed Bharatanatyam.
* PM Modi launches BHIM-Aadhaar platform to push digital payments.
* Shradha Mengshette, a 2nd year student of Electrical Engineering from Latur gets Rs 1 crore prize from PM under the Lucky Grahak Yojana scheme.
* ISRO announces launch of South Asia Satellite GSAT-9 on May 5.
* IPL 2017: Gujarat Lions beat Rising Pune Supergiant by 7 wickets.