New Delhi, July 18: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi taking dig at Prime Minister Narendra Mod saying his 56 inch chest will be reduced to 5.6 inch, gained much prominence in Yesterday's headlines. Another important news that grabbed the headline space was PM Narendra Modi's veiled attack on Congress dynastic politics while speaking in Jammu and Kashmir on the occasion of birth anniversary of leader Girdhari Lal Dogra.
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11.25 pm: Vishnu Garden building collapse in West Delhi. Rescue operation on. Unknown number of people trapped inside
Vishnu Garden building collapse in West Delhi. Rescue operation on. Unknown number of people trapped inside. pic.twitter.com/V6GwzbKZRl— ANI (@ANI_news) July 18, 2015
10.25 pm: Delhi: About a dozen people expected to be stuck after building collapses; 8 fire tenders and NDRF on the spot
10.00 pm: BJP's Puducherry unit criticises Chief Minister N Rangasamy, an ally of NDA, for not attending the recent NITI Aayog meeting in New Delhi
9.25 pm: CBI registers inquiry into deaths of 9 people linked to Vyapam scam
8.55 pm: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis' chopper lands following bad weather in Rajkot
8.30 pm: Smriti Irani holds talks with RSS bodies on new education policy
6.50 pm: NDFB(S) militant arrested by a joint team of Army and Assam Police from Kokrajhar district, Assam
6.20 pm: Delhi Govt announces relief of Rs.5 lakh to Anand Parbat girl's family. Govt will summon Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi over this issue.
6.10 pm: All action in movies have to be backed by emotion or else emotion would have no meaning: Salman Khan
5:56 pm: Anand Parbat Murder Case: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal and Deputy CM Manish Sisodia visit girl's house.
5:37 pm: Five civilians injured in Kerni sector (Poonch, J&K) in ceasefire violation by Pakistan.
5:30 pm: Arvind Kejriwal has forgotten that we did not leave the party but we were expelled because we raised questions on their principles, says Yogendra Yadav.
5:24 pm: 2 women injured in Poonch sector of J-K as Pakistani troops target two villages in the district.
5:15 pm: Delhi Police has arrested the people behind her death. Police is doing its work, says BJP leader Satish Upadhyay on Anand Parbat girl's murder.
4:56 pm: We have seen that Pakistan never followed what they said. That is 1 of the reasons why Manmohan Singh did not visit Pakistan for 10 years, says Congress leader RPN Singh.
4:38 pm: We criticize the waving of Pak & ISIS flags in Srinagar, says Congress leader RPN Singh.
4:30 pm: Delhi Home Minister Satyendra Jain writes to Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi seeking detailed report of Anand Parbat girl's Murder case.
3:39 pm: Rohtak (Haryana): School girl allegedly molested by eve teasers, hit by a bike; admitted in hospital.
3:15 pm: Sonamarg, J&K: Around 4000 yatris rescued between Kullan and Sonamarg, after a cloudburst yesterday. 3 bodies recovered, 10 medical and rescue teams in place.
3:00 pm: Landslides block roads and traffic in Uttarakhand.
Highway to Gangotri closed due to landslides in Uttarakhand. pic.twitter.com/W70EaINMGt— ANI (@ANI_news) July 18, 2015
2:48 pm: Pakistan violates ceasefire in Poonch sector of Jammu and Kashmir.
2:15 pm: Article 370 is what joins J&K to India, so this needs to be kept in mind while dealing with it: Abhijeet Jasr
2:10 pm: Our Govt is capable of handling such situations: Murli Manohar Joshi on Pak & ISIS flags waved in Srinagar.
2: 05 pm: BCCI President Jagmohan Dalmiya likely to skip crucial IPL meet: Report
1: 35 pm: People waving Pak, ISIS flags in J&K don't understand 'principles' of Islam, says BJP
1:05 pm: After coming to power BJP has miserably failed. Never before so many ceasefire violations took place, says Congress leader GN Azad.
Eid is to be celebrated with everyone, even with neighbors. But its not done by bombarding the neighbour, he further added.
12:55 pm: Eid greetings between the two border forces:
At the India Bangladesh border, Eid greetings between the two border forces pic.twitter.com/Uf4q8GS9l2— ANI (@ANI_news) July 18, 2015
Phulbari (WB): BSF officials exchange sweets with Border Guard Bangladesh on the occasion of Eid pic.twitter.com/WsgzH7BUH7— ANI (@ANI_news) July 18, 2015
At India-Bangladesh boundary BSF and Border Guards exchange Eid gifts. pic.twitter.com/yS8SISRWLr— ANI (@ANI_news) July 18, 2015
12:50 pm: Have always greeted them on various festivals, we do our best to build peace: MF Farooqui on Pak refusing to accept sweets from BSF on Eid.
Cant analyse why this happened but there was no positive response from them this time: MF Farooqui (DIG BSF) pic.twitter.com/NcOpRhfWLK— ANI (@ANI_news) July 18, 2015
12:45 pm: Delhi Govt orders a magisterial probe in Anand Parbat girl murder case.
12:40 pm: Arvind Kejriwal saying that he wants us back in his party shows he has no honesty or shame left: Prashant Bhushan
12:30 pm: Eid is family time, plus I will watch Bajrangi Bhaijaan tonight: Aamir Khan
12:15 pm: It does not befit such a leader to lie about facts. We were thrown out of AAP by him: Yogendra Yadav on Arvind Kejriwal
12:05 pm: Pakistan refuses to accept sweets from BSF on the occasion of Eid on Wagah border, Atari.
11:58 am: Kolkata: WB CM Mamata Banerjee offers prayers in Iskcon temple on the occasion of Lord Jagannath's Rath Yatra.
11:42 am: Following conversion of ceasefire line into LoC in 1972, we believe UNMOGIP has no role in this matter: MEA on Pak's complaint against India
11:38 am: Our embassy in Beijing worked proactively to resolve this issue: Vikas Swarup (Spox, MEA) on China deporting Indian national
11: 33 am: From the moment new Govt took guard in J&K the Pak flags are shown around. This shows that Govt has a soft spot for separatists: Shobha Oza, Cong
11:11 am: 10 Chinese boats intercepted off Gujarat coast, 69 detained: Report
10:40 am: Pakistan and ISIS flags has been seen near Eidgah (Srinagar) during police and protesters clash over Hurriyat leaders' detention: ANI report
10:15 am: Kejriwal Govt has constituted a committee for rehabilitation of Pakistani Hindu refugee families: Report
10:05 am: Ceasefire violation by Pak along LoC in Nowshera sector of Rajouri: Report
9:40 am: Srinagar: Protestors clash with police over separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani's detention: Reports
9: 25 am: Nabakalebar Rath Yatra begins in Puri amid tight security
9: 10am: Replying PM's dynastic politics remark, Congress leader Gulam Nabi Azad has said that PM has to realize he should not bring politics everywhere,as he is not the head of BJP Campaign Committee
8: 50 am: Assam CM Tarun Gogoi offers prayers on Eid in Guwahati
8: 41 am: French Formula One driver Jules Bianchi dies: Report
8: 35 am: 7.5-magnitude earthquake hits coast of Solomon Islands in the Pacific. Tusnami warning issued, says report
8: 10 am: Rajiv Mohan Kulshrestha, held for terror links by China has been released and deported back home
8: 06 am: On the occassion of Eid, Pak High Commissioner Abdul Basit has sais that Pakistan has always tried to maintained good relations with India
7: 55 am: Prime Minister Narendra Modi sends his sends his wishes and offerings to Lord Jagannath
Trivandrum: Eid prayers at Palayam Juma Masjid. pic.twitter.com/VKmVmTuPc8— ANI (@ANI_news) July 18, 2015
7: 50 am: Eid prayers at Jama Masjid, Delhi