Aug 20: PV Sindhu bags first ever Olympic Silver in Badminton for India at Rio Olympics. Meanwhile, gymnast Dipa Karmakar welcomed at the Delhi Airport with great enthusiasm.
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6.30 pm: Want to appeal people to help restore peace and normalcy in J&K: Rajnath Singh
6.15 pm: Urjit Patel appointed new RBI Governor.
6.00 pm: We appreciate PM Narendra Modi's statement on Balochistan, says former Afghan President Hamid Karzai.
5.55 pm: Handball player Pooja Kumari allegedly commits suicide in Patiala.
5.45 pm: We need a Boxing federation. The federation can provide everything to the boxers. GoI especially PM should consider this: Vijender Singh
5.30 pm: Andhra Pradesh government announces Rs50 lakh for Pullela Gopichand.
5.20 pm: 13 wagons of goods train derail in Dantewada, Chhattisgarh.
5.00 pm: MP rain: Three killed after a car falls into a canal in Chhatarpur.
4.45 pm: Karnataka home minister gives clean chit to amnesty international in sedition case.
4.30 pm: Heavy rainfall causes water logging in various parts of Bhopal.
4.15 pm: There is no fault in PM Mod's Balochistan statement but this is not solution for Kashmir: AK Antony.
4.00 pm: Private helicopter makes emergency landing in Ghaziabad, passengers on board safe.
3.50 pm: Jigisha Ghosh murder case: Delhi police seeks maximum punishment for all three convicts.
3.40 pm: West Bengal: A resident of Chhattisgarh found dead in Gitanjali Express in Kharagpur station, Rs1 cr recovered with the body.
3.10 pm: The attack on AAP's state office was an attack on the identity & pride of Gujarat: Kapil Mishra.
3.00 pm: HP CM money laundering case: Court dismisses bail plea of LIC agent Anand Chauhan.
2.48 pm: Homage paid to Police constable Anand who was shot dead by chain snatchers on Friday in Shahbad Dairy, Delhi.
2.35 pm: We apprised president of situation prevailing particularly in Kashmir valley: Omar Abdullah.
2.24 pm: Delegation of J&K opposition parties leave after meeting President Pranab Mukherjee
Delhi: Delegation of J&K opposition parties leave after meeting President Pranab Mukherjee pic.twitter.com/ZrElCXdXj1— ANI (@ANI_news) August 20, 2016
1.55 pm: Water level of River Ganga rises, water enters residential areas in Patna.
1.45 pm: Three children drown in river Ganga in Sonpur in Bihar.
1.35pm: Uttarakhand: Raids conducted on properties of BJP MLA Harak Singh Rawat in connection with land documents forgery case.
1.30 pm: Emergency meeting held in Madhya Pradesh to review arrangements for flood affected people in the state.
1.10 pm: Flood-like situation in Varanasi as water level of river Ganga rises.
1.00 pm: Ambush was laid on a known infiltration route along the IB, in Mon district in Nagaland: Army Sources
12.48 pm: 4215 people rescued from Satna and 1550 rescued from Rewa in Madhya Pradesh after heavy rainfall caused a flood like situation.
12.40 pm: US cuts military advisers to Saudi-led coalition in Yemen: US Navy, reports.
11.45 am: Manufacturing is where mass jobs are, that is why "Make In India" is not just a slogan: Arun Jaitley.
11.20 am: When going is good, everybody is at their best. But defying trends to grow is a different thing: Arun Jaitley
When going is good, everybody is at their best. But defying trends to grow is a different thing: Arun Jaitley pic.twitter.com/S6ZTRUQ0r2— ANI (@ANI_news) August 20, 2016
10.52 am: Narendra Modi's suit sold at auction for Rs. 43,131,311 enters Guinness World Records for being the most expensive suit sold
10.20 am: Delhi Govt announces 1 Cr rupees as an award to Olympic bronze-medallist Sakshi Malik, Rs 2cr to Olympic silver medallist PV Sindhu.
10.10 am: Delhi Government offers promotion to Olympic bronze-medallist Sakshi Malik's father who works in DTC.
9.57 am: J&K opposition leaders to meet President Pranab Mukherjee this afternoon.
9.45 am: RJD leader Vinod Yadav shot dead by unidentified criminals in Bhagalpur district of Bihar: ANI.
9.00 am: Family members of Narendra Dabholkar and locals in Pune hold protest rally, on his third death anniversary.
8.42 am: Uttar Pradesh: Areas flooded in Allahabad as water enters residential areas of the region.
8.20 am: Dipa Karmakar returns from Rio, receives warm welcome at the Delhi Airport
8.00 am: Rahul Gandhi pays tribute at Vir Bhoomi on the birth anniversary of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi.
Delhi: Rahul Gandhi pays tribute at Vir Bhoomi on the birth anniversary of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi. pic.twitter.com/IiAa3Z6ThS— ANI (@ANI_news) August 20, 2016