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10.37 pm: District Collector Nishant Warwade directs that all Govt & private schools in Bhopal to remain closed tomorrow in view of heavy rain warning.
9.22 pm: Nagpur: Fans celebrate as PV Sindhu bags first-ever Olympic Silver for India in Badminton at Rio 2016.
9.21 pm: This is what Sindhu has to learn how to shout scream against opponent to get them down, opines Sindhu's Father.
9.20 pm: We are very happy, Sindhu is 1 of youngest women player to have bagged a silver medal at Olympics, says Sindhu's Mother.
9.19 pm: Sindhu won the 1st game, Carolina not an easy player, the way she (Carolina) moved on court today was excellent, says Sindhu's Father PV Ramana.
9.18 pm: This being PV Sindhu's first Olympic game, we are happy with the performance she has exhibited, says Sindhu's Father.
9.16 pm: Congrats for the Silver PV Sindhu. Very well fought. Your accomplishment at Rio 2016 is historic & will be remembered for years, says PM Modi.
9.06 pm: PV Sindhu loses 19-21,12-21,15-21 to Spain's Carolina Marin in Badminton women's singles finals, bags Silver for India at Rio 2016.
9.05 pm: Fans cheer as PV Sindhu bags first-ever Olympic Silver for India in Badminton at Rio 2016.
9.00 pm: PV Sindhu loses 14-21 to Spain's Carolina Marin in women's singles finals,bags first ever Olympic Silver for India in Badminton at Rio 2016.
8.52 pm: PV Sindhu trailing 12-15 in the third game of women's singles final.
8.46 pm: PV Sindhu and Carolina Marin 10-10 in third game of women's singles final.
8.42 pm: PV Sindhu trailing 5-9 against Spain's Carolina Marin in third game of women's singles final.
8.30 pm: PV Sindhu loses second game 12-21 to Spain's Carolina Marin in women's singles final.
8.21 pm: Badminton: India trailing 8-15 against Spain in 2nd game of Women's Singles final.
8.17 pm: PVSindhu trailing 2-11 against Spain's Carolina Marin in 2nd game of Badminton women's singles final.
8.05 pm: Fans cheer as PV Sindhu wins first game 21-19 against Spain's Carolina Marin in women's singles final.
8.03 pm: Badminton: PV Sindhu wins first game 21-19 against Spain's Carolina Marin in women's singles final.
8.02 pm: Rio2016: India now trailing 15-17 against Spain in first game of Badminton women's singles final.
7.54 pm: Hyd-Family members of PV Sindhu cheer for her as she takes on Carolina Marin for gold in women's singles at Rio 2016.
7.31 pm: The way Sindhu is playing is excellent, if she continues to play that way, we will sure get a gold medal: #PVSindhu's Mother P Vijaya
7.30 pm: We are so excited. The way she is playing is excellent. All the best #Sindhu: #PVSindhu's Mother P Vijaya
7.27 pm: When you come to court you're equal&it depends on how you face challenges at that point of time-Narang on #Sindhu to face World No1 Carolina
7.21 pm: I wish her all the best and hope she gives her best: Indian Shooter Gagan Narang in #Rio2016 #PVSindhu
7.15 pm: PM only said BJP has faced lot of adversities since Independence, he didn't even for once undermine Cong's role in freedom struggle- Prasad
7.10 pm: #Rio2016 In wrestling men's 57kg Round of 16: India's Sandeep Tomar loses against Russia's Viktor Lebedev.7.14 pm: Does the Congress of today represent even 1 % of the essence of the Congress during freedom struggle: RS Prasad
6.49 pm: Delhi:Special prayers being offered for #PVSindhu at Andhra Bhavan ahead of her match against Spain's Carolina Marin
6.47 pm: Srinagar: GOC Northern Command DS Hooda meets J&K governor NN Vohra to discuss the situation in Jammu & Kashmir.
6.21 pm: #PVSindhu should not allow any stress on her,should enjoy game & play way she did yday-Nirmala Sitharaman #Rio2016
6.19 pm: Can see fighting spirit in #PVSindhu, I'm sure form in which she is,she'll definitely win gold medal-Union Min Nirmala Sitharaman #Rio2016
5:52 pm: BJP President Amit Shah addresses party workers at an event to felicitate new Gujarat BJP Chief Jitu Vaghani in Ahmedabad.
5:34 pm: ED in process to register second money laundering case against Vijay Mallya.
5:12 pm: We are very proud of Sindhu: P Gopichand's wife PVV Lakshmi.
4:57 pm: Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi meets a delegation of Rajiv Gandhi Sadbhavna Jyoti yatra.
4:41 pm: Maneka Gandhi lauds women Olympians says, Sakshi Malik, Sindhu & Dipa Karmakar have done extremely well in Rio2016 Olympics.
4:25 pm: Encounter breaks out between security forces and terrorists after terrorists attacked a BSF camp at Karnah, Kupwara district (J&K).
4.00 pm: Chhattisgarh: 9 Naxals surrender before police in Kodagaon district.
3.45 pm: Nepal Deputy PM Bimalendra Nidhi meets EAM Sushma Swaraj and Home Minister Rajnath Singh in Delhi today.
3.40 pm: I am sure that PV Sindhu will satisfy nation's hunger for a gold medal this time.
3.18 pm: Special session of Chhatisgarh Assembly summoned for passing of GST bill on 22nd August.
3.10 pm: A 7.4-magnitude quake shakes the southern Atlantic Ocean: USGS
3.05 pm: PV Sindhu's father offers prayers at Ratnalamma Temple ahead of her final match.
3.00 pm: India and China to hold financial and economic dialogue.
2.40 pm: Protest in Aligarh after SP leader's nephew murdered.
2.23 pm: PM has made a shocking statement trivialising our freedom fighters, and he must apologise for it, says Congress leader Anand Sharma.
1.45 pm: Fire which broke out in a building on Linking Road, Mumbai has now been dowsed.
1.36 pm: I am extremely excited for today's match, let us hope we get a good win: Sachin Tendulkar on #PVSindhu #Rio2016
1.15 pm: We have talent,need to harness it. In Hockey we are going downhill, we are nowhere in football and athletics: Milkha Singh #Rio2016
1.13 pm: I would like to congratulate both #SakshiMalik and #PVSindhu and their parents and coaches: Milkha Singh #Rio2016
1.05 pm: Delhi: Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu (Minister of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Turkey) meets EAM Sushma Swaraj
1.03 pm: NEET 2 paper leak matter: Uttarakhand HC asks for status report from police and seeks reply from CBSE in 2 weeks,matter listed for 5th Sept
12.55 pm: Chhattisgarh: IED recovered by ITBP near Chheribeda bridge in Narayanpur.
12.39 pm: Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi discharged from Sir Ganga Ram Hospital
12.37 pm: Chhattisgarh: 46th Battalion ITBP recover IED weighing approx 10 kg near Chheribeda bridge in Narayanpur & destroyed it on the spot.
12.31 pm: Delhi HC reserves order on Payal Abdullah's plea (estranged wife of Omar Abdullah) against eviction notice to vacate her govt accommodation
12.28 pm: #FLASH Fire breaks out in a building on Linking Road, Mumbai. 16 fire fighting vehicles rushed to the spot.
12.19 pm: A Pakistani spy has been arrested in Rajasthan for help smuggle weapons and explosives into India.
12.18 pm: Govt submitted before HC that these 3 species begun to cause lot of problem for human population so their killing was ordered for ltd period
12.17 pm: Delhi High Court dismisses plea challenging Govt notification to kill boars, nilgais & monkeys in Uttarakhand, Bihar & Himachal Pradesh.
12.10 pm: Delhi: Locals hold a 'puja' for #PVSindhu ahead of her gold medal match against Carolina Marin today #Rio2016
12.01 pm: Trial court grants one month time to CBI to get appropriate government sanctions to prosecute
12.00 pm: Have also apologised to RWA president, If two security guards are fighting what more can a minister do?: Mahesh Sharma
11.55 am: CBI seeks more time to seek sanctions under CRPC 197 to prosecute former senior ISRO officials.
11.49 am: Antrix-Devas case: CBI court to take cognisance of chargesheet filled against ex-ISRO Chairman G Madhavan Nair & other officials on 29th Sep
11.47 am: I have also suspended my security guard and have asked the Police to inquire into the incident: Mahesh Sharma
11.45 am: When I came to know of the incident,without finding out who is guilty I apologized to society guard:Mahesh Sharma
11.43 am: Varanasi: Locals perform 'havan' for #PVSindhu ahead of her gold medal match against Carolina Marin today #Rio2016
11.42 am: We have issued orders to completely stop the broadcast of Zakir Naiks's speeches: Bangladesh Information minister, Hasanul Haq Inu.
11.40 am: Baloch activist Karima Baloch wishes PM Modi for Rakhsha Bandhan, says "Baloch women consider you our brother."
11.09 am: Coal scam: Special CBI court frames charges of criminal conspiracy & cheating against former Coal Secretary HC Gupta and 5 others.
10.50 am: ED asks CBI to provide FIR copy of Vijay Mallya to take further action in bank loan case.
10.30 am: Pakistani spy Nandlal Maharaj arrested in Jaisalmer, admits that 35 kg RDX has been brought to India.
10.03 am: I will do everything it takes to prove my innocence. It is all I have left to fight for:Narsingh Yadav.
9.15 am: We will find you, we will destroy you and we will win: Donald Trump message to terrorists.
8.26 am: He needs time to think. Lets respect that. My respect for him would continue whether he joins or not: Arvind Kejriwal on Navjot Singh Sidhu.
8.15 am: Mecca (Saudi Arabia): Union Minister VK Singh receives a batch of Haj pilgrims coming from India
8.00 am: Lok Sabha Speaker gives extension to Parliament Committee formed on Bhagawant Mann issue till end of 1st week of next session.