Aug 18: India's Sakshi Malik defeats Kyrgyzstan's Aisuluu Tynybekova in Women's freestyle 58Kg wrestling to win Bronze medal.
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10.26 pm: Gopi is really proud, we are all hoping for gold, will be a tough match, says P.V.V Lakshmi,Gopichand's wife.
7:40 pm: AAP announces 13 more candidates for next year Punjab Assembly election.
7:30 pm: Indian Coast Guard rescues Bangladeshi fishing boats with 31 crew which became non-operational due to engine failure in mid seas.
7:10 pm: Bareilly seminary issues 'fatwa' against #HafizSaeed, declares him anti-Islamic.
6.50 pm: Legendary Ranthambore Tigress 'Macchli' passes away.
6.30 pm: Fresh spell of rain lashes Shimla.
6.15 pm: Madhya Pradesh: Dindori mishap toll rises to 10.
6.00 pm: Army's passing out parade held in Srinagar today.
5.45 pm: The charge of sedition applied in the FIR, is totally wrong, says Amnesty India Executive Dir Aakar Patel.
5.35 pm: Union Minister Uma Bharti celebrates Raksha Bandhan at a CRPF camp in Nagpur
5.25 pm: NK Amin discharged in Sohrabuddin fake encounter case.
5.20 pm: Local set bus on fire after two people were mowed down by it at Baddowal in Ludhianan.
5.15 pm: Delhi police seize weapons worth Rs70 lakh, 2 arrested.
4.57 pm: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan celebrates Raksha Bandhan.
4.19 pm: I want to appeal to the youth to introspect, like the CM said 'give peace a chance', says Lt.Gen Satish Dua on Kashmir.
4.06 pm: Seven dead after head on collision between a bus and a car in Madhya Pradesh's Dindori district.
4.05 pm: One dead after a plastic box exploded near Chikalthana airport in Maharashtra's Aurangabad this morning.Police investigating nature of blast.
4.00 pm: My orders are very clear, we exercise restraint to the last, says Lt.Gen Satish Dua,GOC 15 Corps in Srinagar.
3.57 pm: Ball is in Pakistan's court now, they made an offer,we responded to it. Now upto them to reply: MEA.
3.45 pm: At the end both sides agreed that we must continue discussions so that we can narrow down areas of diversions: MEA.
3.43 pm: As of now no decision has been taken yet on level of our participation, says MEA on if FM Jaitley will attend SAARC FM's meeting in Islamabad.
3.38 pm: FS had underlined to Pakistan that it has no locus standi on J&K which is an integral part of India, says Vikas Swarup,MEA.
3.04 pm: Magnetic IED reportedly detonated in PD4 in Kabul city minutes ago.One child reportedly injured: TOLO news.
2.54 pm: All party meeting held at WB Assembly for coming session.Regulation of name change of West Bengal will be placed.
2.25 pm: Officials say Injury toll in 2 separate car bombings in Turkey reaches 219. (Source AP)
2.23 pm: President Pranab Mukherjee celebrates Raksha Bandhan with school children in Delhi.
1.56 pm: Individual comments & observations shouldnt be misrepresented as Congress lacking clarity & firmness in its position: Anand Sharma
1.52 pm: Why is the Govt trying to divide the country on such a sensitive issue?: Anand Sharma
1.51 pm: We want to make it clear, Kashmir is an integral part of India. Real issue is of PoK: Anand Sharma
1.50 pm: We got in return (because of PM's ill-advised, incoherent engagements with Pak) Gurdaspur, Udhampur, Pathankot & unrest in Kashmir: ASharma
1.43 pm: What were assurances given convincing PM that entire regime of Pak supported peace process that PM Modi & Pak PM embarked on?: Anand Sharma
1.40 pm: Thats why we asked PM to tell the nation & opposition leaders about the understanding reached between him and Nawaz Sharif: Anand Sharma
1.39 pm: Cong, in Govt or outside, has been clear on the need to fight terrorism & also the terror syndicate that operates from Pak: Anand Sharma
1.36 pm: Unwarranted, irresponsibe and most unfortunated statements: Anand Sharma, Congress on Venkaiah Naidu
1.30 pm: If found that people died due to spurious alcohol then we will provide Rs 4 lakh to victims family: Nitish kumar
1.29 pm: We are concerned about Gopalganj tragedy, strict actions will be taken against the people behind this: Nitish Kumar
1.04 pm: At least 3 killed, more than 50 wounded in a car bomb attack on a police station in Elazig, Turkey, says sources: Reuters
1.00 pm: #FLASH Bail granted to all 5 doctors of Hiranandani Hospital (Mumbai), who were arrested for allegedly carrying out illegal kidney racket
12.55 pm: Why is Congress trying to exonerate Pakistan? I appeal them to be sensitive, realistic, and act & speak accordingly: Venkaiah Naidu
12.54 pm: It appears that Congress leaders are not guided by national interest but political opportunism: Venkaiah Naidu
12.53 pm: What's consistent about Congress party's policy on Pakistan & J&K is inconsistency: Venkaiah Naidu
12.52 pm: These statements & contradictions by Congress smells of political opportunism: Venkaiah Naidu #KashmirUnrest
12.50 pm: Cong has once again displayed its insensitivity on J&K issue, its own leaders are not in consonance: Venkaiah Naidu
12.49 pm: Srinagar: Wreath-laying ceremony of two Army personnel, who lost their lives in Baramulla attack
12.39 pm: IED bomb discovered near a tea garden in Tinsukia district, Assam. Bomb Squad working to defuse the bomb. Security in the area increased.
12.36 pm: Attack on police HQ in eastern Turkey, several wounded: AFP
12.20 pm: Team of Delhi Anti-Corruption Branch (ACB) conducts a raid at DCW office based on complaint related to recruitment.
12.20 pm: J&K is part of India, will always be. Digvijaya Singh corrected what he said, shouldnt be made an issue-RS Surjewala
12.15 pm: PM should take cognizance of what Dalbir Singh has said, inquiry should be carried out against VK Singh: RS Surjewala, Congress
12.08 pm: Gopalganj (Bihar) UPDATE: Death toll has risen to 15 says DM of Gopalgan
12.06 pm: Karjat, Mumbai: Case registered against NCP MLA Suresh Lad for threatening violence & disturbing work process at a Govt office.
11.55 am: #Flash Team of Delhi Anti-Corruption Branch (ACB) is conducting a raid at DCW office based on complaint related to recruitment.
11.45 am: Lalu Prasad Yadav celebrates Raksha Bandhan, ties rakhi to a peepal tree at his residence in Patna.
11.30 am: Hebri, Karnataka: Hindu Jagran Vedeke activists beat up two people for allegedly transporting two cows in a tempo, last night. One succumbed to his injuries, other is under treatment. Police registered complaint, arrested 17 people so far. Further investigation on.
11.22 am: I extend my heartiest wishes & congratulations to India's daughter Sakshi Malik: PM Modi
11.15 am: BJP will do what it has to in elections but we can showcase to the world what a truly democratic workers party driven it is:Narendra Modi.
10.54 am: A BJP worker is allegedly beaten up to death by VHP and Bajrang Dal activists after they found him transporting two cows in his vehicle.
10.45 am: Naxals blocked Kirandul-Bacheli road, set a truck on fire in Dantewada district of Chhattisgarh.
10.20 am: Ranthambore national park's legendary tigress Machhli dies. She was 19.
10.00 am: PM Narendra Modi attends 'Bhoomi Poojan' for new building of BJP headquarters in Delhi.
9.20 am: BJP President Amit Shah at 'Bhoomi poojan' for new building of party headquarters in Delhi, PM Modi to also attend.
8.45 am: Sakshi Malik with her coach Kuldeep Singh after winning India's first medal at Rio Olympics
8.10 am: Blast in an oven in a factory near Khureji area of east Delhi, more details awaited.
8.00 am: I was confident I'll get a chance.I kept on telling myself that you have to fight,you must win a medal, says Sakshi Malik after bagging bronze medal.