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10.15 pm: Detonators, gelatin & Timer Device was recovered from him: SN Pradhan (ADG,Law and Order) on person arrested with explosives in Jharkhand.
1 suspicious thing is that he is not able to tell why was he carrying those explosives:SN Pradhan (ADG,Law and Order) pic.twitter.com/7klBa7euCh— ANI (@ANI_news) August 20, 2015
9.42 pm: Anna Hazare receives a threat letter. An FIR has been lodged at Parner police Station,Ahmednagar (Maharashtra).
9.25 pm: 5 NSCN (K) cadres involved in June 4 ambush that killed 18 Armymen in Manipur apprehended, being handed over to NIA: Army sources.
9.15 pm: This is the best judgment that the SC has delivered: Ram Jethmalani (Ansal Brothers lawyer) on Uphaar tragedy verdict
9.00 pm: Verdict on Uphaar (Fire tragedy) has deeply disappointed us. We feel that justice has not been done: Ashutosh, AAP
8.40 pm: Thousands of monks praying at Bangkok bomb site.
8:35 pm: July 2015 warmest month ever recorded for globe: Report
8.30 pm: We will leave no stone unturned in fulfilling the aspirations of the dynamic & industrious people of Bihar: PM Modi.
We will leave no stone unturned in fulfilling the aspirations of the dynamic & industrious people of Bihar. pic.twitter.com/egYU5V2JPH— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) August 20, 2015
8.25 pm: Chennai Super Kings approaches Madras High Court against Justice Lodha committee's order terminating CSK.
8.15 pm: Modi must sack or obtain resignation of RBI Gov Rajan because he believes the only way to control inflation is by raising interest rates: Subramanian Swamy.
8.00 pm: Sebi clamps down on 59 entities for suspected tax evasion through illiquid stock options - PTI.
7.50 pm: Goa CM Laxmikant Parsekar's brother in-law sent to 4 days judicial custody on charges of bribery.v
7.40 pm: JKLF chief Yasin Malik decides not to attend reception of Pakistan High Commission; Outfit to send two-member delegation to the event.
7.30 pm: Latest biopsy shows 4 spots of Melanoma in my brain. Will undergo radiation. Radiation treatments and injections every three weeks: Former US President Jimmy Carter.
I was surprisingly at ease, have lived a fulfilling life: Former US President Jimmy Carter on hearing his cancer had spread— ANI (@ANI_news) August 20, 2015
7.20 pm: There have been more than 70 such violations over the last 2 months. We have been regularly protesting to the Indian side through their High Commission here on such violations: Pak Foreign office spokesman Qazi Khalilullah.
..and that requires a peaceful atmosphere, we are committed to that: Pak Foreign office spokesman Qazi Khalilullah pic.twitter.com/RMQVgtRrLN— ANI (@ANI_news) August 20, 2015
Bihar Governor Ramnath Kovind met PM Narendra Modi in Delhi (Source: PMO) pic.twitter.com/IDoOooOBkv— ANI (@ANI_news) August 20, 2015
6:45 pm: Pakistan cancels Commonwealth parliamentary conference over issue of invitation to J&K assembly speaker. (PTI)
6:44 pm: Attacking Modi government, Congress leader RS Surjewala says, Modi Government has no policy on fighting terror, it has no Pakistan policy. It swings from one extreme of pendulum to another.
6:35 pm: A person travelling in Haldia-Vardhman passenger train,arrested aftr explosives were recovered from him at Kita Railway Station in Jharkhand.
6:25 pm: By calling a conclave for making Bhopal a smart city is a good step.Experts are called for this who will construct road map for Bhopal, says MP CM.
6:15 pm: Colombo (Srilanka): We are all very young and we are looking to learn and get better in Test cricket, says KL Rahul.
6:10 pm: Kashmiris voice is to take them out frm this conflict & this can only happen when Kashmir issue is solved:Yasin Malik
6:00 pm: Lalit Modi issue: On the request of ED, Red corner notice request processed and forwarded to Interpol, say CBI sources.
5:55 pm: Pakistan Court bans movie 'Phantom', say TV reports.
5:43 pm: 16 December Gang rape convict Vinay Sharma files application in Patiala House Court, demands security for himself in jail.
According to his application, he was attacked in Tihar Jail (Aug 15 night) by other inmates due to which his left hand and left leg got fractured.
5:40 pm: Would like to thank people of Rajasthan who voted for us: Ashok Parnami (Rajasthan BJP president)on win in Rajasthan civic polls.
5:35 pm: CBI shall study the order of SC in the Uphaar Fire Tragedy and take a decision on filing of review petition: CBI Sources
5:15 pm: BJP wins in Rajasthan civic polls. The party emerged ahead in around 60 municipal bodies out of 129 in Rajasthan.
BJP suffered a setback in Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje's pocket-borough of Dholpur and Jhalawar where it was defeated in the civic polls.
5:10 pm: Nitish Kumar along with Lalu Prasad is doing politics of package not development, says BJP leader Ravi Shankar Prasad.
5:00 pm: Not even a word of 'Thanks', leave aside complementing Narendra Modi ji for this historic initiative (Bihar Package), says Ravi Shankar Prasad (on Bihar CM).
4:20 pm: NHRC exposes several loop holes in the handling of the Nun rape case in Chattisgarh
3:57 pm: Mumbai Hotels Police raid case: HC asks Police and State Govt to reply on the PIL by 3rd September. Court observed that it was a serious matter. On 8 August, around 40 adults were raided by Mumbai Police in hotels in the city.
3:50 pm: I hope that there will be breakthrough decisions in this meet: CM Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on NSA talks
3:45 pm: Louis Berger Case: High Court sends notice to Digambar Kamat after crime branch petition challenging his bail. Matter kept for Aug 27.
3:42 pm: Order on Churchill Alemao's bail plea in Louis Berger case to come on Monday (August 24).
3:30 pm: Ever since the PM announced the package for Bihar, it has put Lalu Yadav in a complete state of shock: RP Rudy.
3:25 pm: EAM Sushma Swaraj briefed leaders in the meeting (with spokespersons of Party) about Party's stand on Pakistan, say sources.
3:20 pm: 'ASHA' workers show black flags in Bihar CM Nitish Kumar's programme in Chandi (Nalanda, Bihar).
3.15 pm: Ashwani Lohani appointed Air India Chairman and Managing Director: Sources (PTI)
2.27 pm: 18-year-old girl allegedly commits suicide after facing continuous eve-teasing in north Maharashtra's Jalgaon dist
1.44 pm: North Korea fires shots at South Korea loudspeaker in border zone: Reports
12.36 pm: Saina Nehwal regains World Number 1 spot.
12.15 pm: In just a matter of hours of them being placed under house arrest, the Kashmir separatists have now been released.
11.32 am: Delhi HC issues notice to AAP govt on pleas seeking stay on notification related to circle rate of agricultural land.
11.13 am: SC declines plea of CBI for an opportunity to advance arguments on points left out in Uphaar fire tragedycase,asks CBI to file a review plea
10.44 am: Yasin Malik detained in Srinagar as a part of a crackdown on separatist leaders.
9.50 am: Payments banks to serve as feeder into universal banks: RBI Governor R Rajan.
9.27 am: FIPIC summit ceremonial reception held at President House in Delhi
8.35 am: Congress President Sonia Gandhi and VP Rahul Gandhi pay tributes to former PM Rajiv Gandhi on his birth anniversary
Congress President Sonia Gandhi & VP Rahul Gandhi pay tributes to former PM Rajiv Gandhi on his birth anniversary pic.twitter.com/87gpvvPBIT— TIMES NOW (@TimesNow) August 20, 2015
8.00 am: Dr. Manmohan Singh pays tribute to Rajiv Gandhi on his birth anniversary in Delhi
Dr. Manmohan Singh pays tribute to Rajiv Gandhi on his birth anniversary in Delhi pic.twitter.com/uTU3ZZJC4g— ANI (@ANI_news) August 20, 2015