Bengaluru, July 31: PM Narendra Modi on Sunday flagged off 'Run for Rio' at Delhi's Major Dhyanchand National Stadium.
Get all the latest national and international news updates of Sunday, July 31 here:
10:49 pm: CISF today apprehended 23-year old youth during checking at Delhi's Anand Vihar metro station & recovered 10 live rounds from him
9:45 pm: Siddaramaiah's son's body to be flown to Mysuru.
9:16 pm: Petrol price cut by Rs 1.42/litre, diesel by Rs 2.01 a litre
8:30 pm: Bulandshahr gang rape case: Bulandshahr SSP, ASP, Circle officer and Inspector suspended.
8:00 pm: Trump makes 3 spelling mistakes in one tweet, mocked
7:30 pm: TDP seeks to meet PM to push for AP special category status
7:00 pm: 32 killed in lightning strikes in Odisha
6:30 pm:5.4-magnitude quake hits southwest China
6.10 pm: Weekly "Tripura Sundari Express" will run b/w Agartala & Delhi's Anand Vihar station,covering the distance in 48 hrs
6.09 pm: Agartala: Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu flags off Tripura-Delhi broad gauge train service
6.00 pm: US NTSB (National Transportation Safety Board) confirms at least 16 people died in hot air balloon crash in Central Texas: AP
5.55 pm: Mumbai: Satish Mathur takes charge as DGP (Director General of Police) of Maharashtra
5.50 pm: Shameful act, strict action shd be taken against the culprits& against the cops who are responsible: BSP chief Mayawati on Bulandshahr rape
5.30 pm: 3 accused have been identified by the victim: UP DGP Javed Ahmed on Bulandshahr gang rape case
5.22 pm: Some culprits have been identified,will be arrested soon. Investigation underway: UP DGP on Bulandshahr incident
4.30 pm: Delhi: Army Chief General Dalbir Singh pays tribute to two soldiers who lost their lives in Kupwara (J&K) encounter
4.23 pm: Patna: LJP workers protest against new liquor ban in Bihar
4.16 pm: #FLASH Man who attempted suicide to protest over Una incident in Rajkot, passes away in Ahmedabad (Gujarat)
4.15 pm: We inspected spot of the incident,will also meet the family of victims-DGP Javed Ahmed on Bulandshahr gang rape case
4.10 pm: #FLASH UP Principal Secy (Home) Debasish Panda and DGP Javed Ahmed reach Bulandshahr where a woman & her daughter were allegedly gang raped
4.00 pm: Islamic State attacks two energy plants in north Iraq, kills five: Reuters
3.45 pm: Bhopal: 'Parthiv Shivling Nirman' mahotsav being held at MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan's residence
3.23 pm: Emergency services says 1 person is dead, 3 others hospitalized after shooting in downtown Austin.
3.20 pm: It's Govt's fault.If there were no potholes,my father would b with me,now: Daughter of victim on Vasant Kunj accident.
3.15 pm: She wanted to get clicked after seeing the fishes in the lake, there seems no medical negligence. We have informed her family, says Meena Vora.
3.00 pm: Police will investigate and accordingly i will act, we ask the athletes to not to go near the lake, says M Vora.
2:40 pm: We are sure that we will be able to build consensus and pass GST bill with amendments: Rajnath Singh in Bengaluru.
2:22 pm: Bulandshahr gang-rape: Main suspect is identified, says ADG.
2:20 pm: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti faces protest during visit to examination centre at Women's College.
2:08 pm: An active shooter in the Texas capital of Austin has left multiple victims: Police
2:02 pm: Terrorist Hafiz Saeed asks Pak Govt specially not to allow Home Minister Rajnath Singh to visit Pakistan.
1:50 pm: Central Govt has gives us full support, whatever we have asked for: Kiran Bedi, Puducherry LG.
1:40 pm: At least seven people, including two attackers, killed in assault on Somalia's CID headquarters: Police.
1:37 pm: 15 suspects have been detained. Main accused has been identified: U.P police.
1:20 pm: UP DGP, UP Principal Secy Home to visit Bulandshahr to take stock of gangrape probe UP rape horror.
1:15 pm: BSP chief Mayawati hits back at Union Minister Ramdas Athawale for challenging her to convert to Buddhism.
1.07 pm: 6 dead, many feared trapped under the debris after a 3-storey building collapses in Bhiwandi, Mumbai.
1.01 pm: Loud explosions heard in Somali capital Mogadishu: AFP
1.00 pm: When you treat your mother and father with disrespect, your kids see it, you can be sure he will treat u the same way: Manohar Parrikar.
12.45 pm: People have shown their power, an actor did this mistake, said his wife wants to go and stay in a foreign country. Arrogant statement, says Parrikar.
12.30 pm: When the actor did this, people discontinued association with online trading company,he was associated with, says Parrikar.
12.15 pm: Lessons on patriotism and respecting your motherland can only be learnt at home, says Manohar Parrikar in Pune.
12.00 noon: Many ppl ordered & then returned the order to teach a lesson to the company, the company had to finally pull out his advertisement, says Parrikar.
11.55 am: Artist Shabnam paints portraits of legendary playback singer Mohammed Rafi on his 36th death anniversary in UP.
11.39 am: I will address the nation on 15th August. I seek your ideas for my address. Please share them on the Mobile App or MyGovernment, says PM Modi.
11.35 am: "Raksha Bandhan" is approaching, can't brothers gift Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana to their sisters?, says PM Modi in Mann Ki Baat.
11.34 am: One needs to be cautious and alert of the digital fraud which is quiet rampant these days, says PM Modi in Mann Ki Baat.
11.29 am: Everyone has different needs and priorities but there is only one way and that is 'development', says PM Narendra Modi.
11.28 am: Recently I had the opportunity to visit South Africa for diplomacy purposes, but for me the visit was a"teertha yatra" (pilgrimage), says PM Modi.
11.20 am: There is a debate in the world, and concerns over Climate change, global warming, says PM Narendra Modi in Mann Ki Baat.
11.18 am: We are concerned about health of pregnant women, says PM Modi in Mann Ki Baat.
11.17 am: Happy about monsoon but with that also comes some illnesses.We've to b careful & take precautionary measures to fight those illness, says PM Modi.
11.11 am: Let us aim to innovate, when I talk about innovation, I am talking about Atal Innovation Mission, says PM Modi in Mann Ki Baat.
11.00 am: When we remember Dr. Kalam we think of science, technology. Future is going to be technology driven, we need to embrace it, says PM Modi.
10.55 am: 2 dead, more than 10 people feared trapped under the debris after a three-storey building collapsed in Bhiwandi area in Mumbai.
10.54 am: 45 year old died when a truck ran over him after he fell into a pothole in Delhi's Vasant Kunj area last night in Delhi.
10.35 am: Three-storey building collapses in Bhiwandi area near Mumbai. Some feared trapped under the debris. More details awaited.
10.25 am: Risking their lives, locals in Rajouri use narrow plank for crossing river Ans in Pir Panjal range of Kotranka in Jammu.
10.07 am: Locals cross makeshift bridge made by them with bamboo sticks after the original one damages in Dibrugarh (Assam).
10.06 am: Varshney was arrested for accepting bribe of Rs.10,000/- as first instalment out of total demand of alleged bribe Rs. 50,000, says CBI.
10.00 am: CBI arrests Alok Varshney, Airport Director, Aurangabad Airport, for accepting bribe of Rs.10,000. Searches are continuing at his premises.
9.32 am: Suspended Gujarat cadre IAS officer Pradeep Sharma arrested by Enforcement Directorate in PMLA Case, yesterday.
9.26 am: Rajnath Singh has assured Assam CM Sonowal of all possible assistance, says Jitendra Singh (MoS, PMO) on Floods.
9.24 am: There has been damage in Assam due to floods. 28 out of 29 districts are flood affected, says Jitendra Singh (MoS, PMO).
9.18 am: The arrest has been made by Delhi Police Crime Branch in connection with the suicide case of AAP woman worker Soni.
9.12 am: Security forces recovered 50 kg explosive in Bastar district of Chhattisgarh, being defused now.
8.59 am: Wreath laying of two soldiers who lost their lives in Kupwara encounter in Srinagar.
8.58 am: AAP MLA Sharad Chauhan along with 7 others arrested including previous investigating officer probing suicide of a woman in AAP worker suicide.
8.32 am: Prime Minister Narendra Modi wishes luck to all athletes for Rio2016.
8.20 am: When the 2020 games take place, let every district affirm that one athlete from our district will represent India at those games, says PM Modi.
8.19 am: Our athletes will win hearts the of the world and will show the world what India is about, I am sure about it, says PM Modi.
8.05 am: Every player has worked hard to get here. They will surely give their best, says PM Modi on Rio2016.
8.00 am: PM Narendra Modi to flag off 'Run for Rio' in Delhi. Run to commence from Major Dhyanchand National Stadium.PM Narendra Modi to flag off 'Run for Rio' in Delhi. Run to commence from Major Dhyanchand National Stadium.