Bengaluru, Aug 1: National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) to pronounce its verdict on wrestler Narsingh Yadav today.
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8.37 pm: BJP Parliamentary party meeting scheduled to be held at 9:30AM tomorrow.
8.05 pm: Broad understanding formed between Congress & GoI on GST, Congress party's concerns regarding GST addressed by GoI.
8.04 pm: I promise I'll bring about such change in J&K in 5 years that you will feel proud,but what's going on right now must be fixed, says J&K CM.
7.51 pm: NarsinghYadav's participation in #Rio2016 will depend on WFI, International Wrestling Federation, IOC & WADA, says Sports Minister Vijay Goel.
7.25 pm: Tremors of magnitude 3.0 felt in Solan (Himachal Pradesh) at 6:04 PM today (Source: IMD).
7.19 pm: UP CM Akhilesh Yadav confers Yash Bharti award on Film Director Vishal Bhardwaj in Lucknow.
7.10 pm: Light monsoon showers hit parts of Delhi.
6.50 pm: Narsingh Yadav has been exonerated, NADA said no action will be taken against him, says Vijay Goel in RS.
6.45 pm: Rajya Sabha adjourned for the day.
6.40 pm: My son doesnt even drink tea, forget about any other kind of addiction, says Narsingh Yadav's mother in Varanasi.
6.34 pm: MHA asks a report from UP Govt on Bulandshahr gang rape case.
6.25 pm: We always knew that NarsinghYadav was being victimised. Our stand is vindicated. All the best Narsingh, says Maharashtra CM.
6.17 pm: Home Minister of Karnataka, Dr Parameshwar will visit the explosion site at Mysuru.
6.10 pm: Will place Anandiben Patel letter before party's Parliamentary Board which will take decision on this, says Amit Shah.
6.09 pm: Rohini court dismisses bail plea of AAP MLA Sharad Chauhan, sent to judicial custody for 14 days.
6.06 pm: I am very happy, I cant wait to to win for my nation in the Olympics, says Narsingh Yadav.
6.00 pm: I'm also turning 75 this November.Keeping in view upcoming polls and vibrant Gujarat Summit.Senior BJP leaders initiated a great tradition of voluntary retirement after they turn 75,which also paves way for next genration: Anandiben Patel.
5.59 pm: I thank the public, media and everyone who supported me and stood by the truth, says Narsingh Yadav on Rio Olympics 2016.
5.49 pm: The Gujarat Chief Minister's resignation is an indication of BJP's sure defeat in 2017 elections: Ahmed Patel.
5.44 pm: I am grateful towards BJP for the amount of responsibilities I have been trusted with over time, says Anandiben Patel.
5.38 pm: Haryana CM ML Khattar takes aerial survey of Gurugram (Haryana) after heavy rainfall affected the city.
5.29 pm: Panel exonerates NarsinghYadav from charges of violating anti-doping rules of NADA-NADA disciplinary panel on Rio 2016.
5.25 pm: There is no fault and negligence on NarsinghYadav's part, he is a victim of sabotage done by a competitor, says NADA panel.
5.24 pm: NADA gives clean chit to Narsingh Yadav to participate in Rio Olympics 2016.
5.23 pm: The dog squad been pressed into service following an explosion at a toilet in the court premises at Mysuru.
5.00 pm: AI 144 Newark to Mumbai flight diverted to Istanbul due to technical snag took off from Istanbul,will shortly land in Mumbai airport.
4.59 pm: MJ Akbar has also sought Saudi assistance in arranging exit visa for all Indian workers who wish to be repatriated, says Government Sources.
4.53 pm: 2450 Indian workers belonging to Saudi Oger Company are housed in 5 camps in Jeddah, Mecca and Taif, says Govt Sources.
4.44 pm: Government to bring GST bill for discussion in Rajya Sabha on Wednesday (August 3).
4.43 pm: The blast occurred in the public toilet in the Mysuru court. The police suspect that it may be a crude bomb. The Jayalakshmipuram police have visited the spot. The incident occurred at between 4.15 and 4.30 PM. No deaths reported.
4.35 pm: A blast has occurred at a court in Mysore. The blast occurred in the bathroom of the court.
4.33 pm: Kremlin says all 5 people aboard Russian helicopter shot down in Syria were killed. (Source: AP).
4.32 pm: Air India AI-44 Newark (New Jersey) to Mumbai flight diverted to Istanbul airport due to technical snag. More details awaited.
4.31 pm: What Raja Singh (BJP MLA) said on Una incident is wrong. He should be expelled from the party, says Udit Raj, BJP.
4.11 pm: 52 people dead, over 50 injured due to lightning in Odisha, within 2 days: Prabhat Ranjan Mohapatra, Deputy relief Commissioner
4.10 pm: Vehar lake, which supplies potable water to Mumbai, overflowing due to continuous heavy rainfall in the city.
4.05 pm: Separate statehood is the issue of the Central Government: Maharashtra CM on Vidarbha issue.
4.00 pm: Heavy rainfall revives tap water supply in drought affected areas of Latur (Maharashtra), after over 5 months.
3.24 pm: Russian Defense Ministry says an Mi-8 helicopter has been shot down in Syria, fate of 5 onboard is unknown. (Source: AP)
3.23 pm: SC orders former UP CMs to vacate bungalow within 2 months. (in pic: former UP CM Mulayam Singh Yadav's bungalow)
3.20 pm: Bail plea of suspended BJP MLC Tunna Pandey accused of molesting a woman, rejected by sessions court in Hajipur (Bihar)
3.06 pm: Subsidised LPG price increased by Rs 1.93 per cylinder.
Bulandshahr rape case: 3 accused sent to 14-days judicial custody (Earlier visuals of accused being taken frm court) pic.twitter.com/WYFlCZzsJq— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) August 1, 2016
2.54 pm: If any security issue arises, It's Pakistan's responsibility to deal with it: Kiren Rijiju (MoS, Home)
2.53 pm: HM going to Pakistan for SAARC Home Ministers' conference, It's a multi-lateral meeting, not bilateral talks- Kiren Rijiju (MoS, Home)
Kiren Rijiju MoS Home: Home minister is going to Pakistan for multi-lateral meeting. Terrorism will figure in talks pic.twitter.com/kXC396wg8w— ANI (@ANI_news) August 1, 2016
2.45 pm: I was being compelled to resign from past two months: Sasikala Pushpa, sacked AIADMK MP
2.42 pm: Reporter: did Jayalalitha hit you? Sasikala Pushpa did not answer. Reporter: has someone hit you? Sasikala Pushpa did not answer
2.41 pm: Sasikala Pushpa, sacked AIADMK MP: I was not allowed to go home, kept in Poes Garden like a dog. I am under threat
2.40 pm: I'm very happy to know that I've been expelled (from AIADMK). I can work on my own now: Sasikala Pushpa
2.39 pm: #FLASH 3 Bulandshahr gang rape case accused sent to 14 days of judicial custody
2.07 pm: One of biggest challenges we face is with regard to enforcement of securities & recovery of debt by financial institutions-Arun Jaitley in LS
2.03 pm: Shimla: Restoration work underway for blocked roads and routes after heavy rainfall lashes the city
2.01 pm: Himachal Pradesh: Vehicular movement affected as heavy rain lashes Shimla
1.53 pm: Parliament security video breach: Bhagwant Mann writes to 9-member committee, tenders apology but says have done nothing wrong.
1.36 pm: A resident of Pune, the trespasser identified as Bullet Yadav intended to sing a Bhojpuri song for Amitabh Bachchan.
1.34 pm: Mumbai police books a person under IPC 447 for criminal trespass after he tried to enter Amitabh Bachchan's residence in Juhu.
1.24 pm: Man shot dead by Naxals in Gadchiroli district of Maharashtra.
1.17 pm: Students get counselling for "Prime Minister Scholarship Scheme" in Jammu and Kashmir.
1.09 pm: Last rites of Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah's son Rakesh being performed in Mysuru.
1.02 pm: Supreme Court refuses petition that sought to challenge the discharge of Amit Shah in the Sohrabbuddin encounter case.
1.01 pm: Petition filed by social activist Harsh Mander had sought quashing of a Mumbai Court's order on Dec 30, 2014 giving clean chit to Amit Shah.
1.00 pm: SC rejects petition against the discharge of BJP President Amit Shah in the Sohrabuddin fake encounter case.
12.45 pm: Policeman gets foot massage by a person who came to file a complaint in Lucknow.
12.35 pm: PM should come in the house, clarify, and tell what is going on in the country?: Mayawati, BSP Chief in Rajya Sabha.
12.30 pm: SC asks Govt of India: What steps have you taken for safe keep and destruction of seized narcotic drugs to prevent recycling?
12.29 pm: Tamil Nadu Assembly unanimously passes the special privilege motion to rename Madras High Court as Tamil Nadu High Court.
12.15 pm: BJP issues three lines whip to its Rajya Sabha members asking them to be present in the house for the next three days on GST Bill.
12.02 pm: Defence Minister, Home Minister must protect territorial integrity of the country, you are alienating your own people: Ghulam Nabi Azad.
11.40 am: SC rejects 1993 Bombay blast convict Yusuf Mohsin Nulwala's plea seeking reduction of his sentence.
11.30 am: I'm being compelled to resign from my constitutional post, I will not: AIADMK'S Sasikala Pushpa in Rajya Sabha.
11.13 am: The CBI has asked the court to issue an arrest warrant against the Malaysian accused in the Aircel-Maxis case. The CBI says that they are not responding to the notice. The court is currently hearing a bail plea filed by the Maran brothers.
10.55 am: The Supreme Court has ordered six former Chief Ministers including Mayawati and Mulayam Singh Yadav to vacate their government bungalows in 2 months. SC observed that former Chief Ministers are not entitled to government accomodation.
10.50 am: TDP MPs protest against the government over denial of special status for Andhra Pradesh.
10.20 am: JDU MP Ali Anwar has given adjournment motion notice under rule 267 in Rajya Sabha over "killing of 11 labourers in Pune".
9.45 am: Heavy rains lash Delhi, traffic congestion in Malviya Nagar area.
Heavy rains lash Delhi, traffic congestion in Malviya Nagar area. pic.twitter.com/Zu2mNZC3wx— ANI (@ANI_news) August 1, 2016
9.20 am: Monorail stuck near Bhakti Park station since 6.30am due to technical glitch, has been evacuated.
8.55 am: Congress to raise flood issue in Lok Sabha.
8.32 am: Fire breaks out in the basement of a 3-storey building in Cama Industrial Estate, Mumbai.
8.28 am: Taliban claims responsibility for the attack near a foreign guest house in Kabul.
8.20 am: Powerful Taliban truck bomb strikes foreign guesthouse in Kabul.
8.05 am: NH 05 blocked in Jhakri due to heavy and continuous rainfall, traffic movement affected in the area.
Himachal Pradesh:NH 05 blocked in Jhakri due to heavy and continuous rainfall, traffic movement affected in the area pic.twitter.com/islyEKg0Em— ANI (@ANI_news) August 1, 2016
8.00 am: National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) to pronounce its verdict on wrestler Narsingh Yadav today.