5.50 pm: Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif invites Narendra Modi to Pakistan.
5:30 pm: 4 killed in Nairobi twin blasts
4:20 pm: Modi reaches Gandhinagar
3:45 pm: Superstar Rajinikanth congratulates Modi: "Rajinikanth congratulates Modi: Hearty Congratulations dear Modi Ji on your historic win. Best wishes."
3:20 pm: A 5.1-magnitude earthquake strike southwestern Pakistan
2:07 pm: "India has won", tweets Modi.
1:53 pm: SC asks Justice Mukul Mudgal Committee to conduct probe against N Srinivasan, top cricketers in IPL betting and spot- fixing scandal.
12:30 pm: Sonia Gandhi wins from Rae Bareli, Rahul leading
12:00 pm: Narendra Modi wins from Vadodara and Varanasi, Arun Jaitley loses from Amritsar
11:30 am: Congress accepts defeat
10:58 am: After Congress registers embarrassing defeat in Assam, chief minister Tarun Gogoi hints at resignation
10:20 am: Sonia and Rahul to address media inthe afternoon
10:17 am: RLD chief Ajit Singh loses in Baghpat
9:25 am: Abhishek Manu Singhvi, Congress, says its a 'speculative lead' and not real. However, he adds that 'its looking pretty bleak for Congress'
9:20 am: 16th Lok Sabha likely to be notified on May 18 or May 19
9:17 am: Ramanathapuram DMK candidate's wife dies of heart attack on counting day
8:00 am: Vote counting begins for Lok Sabha election 2014
7:43 am: Section 144 imposed in Uttar Pradesh and Mangalore ahead of counting
7:41 am: Vote counting to begin at 8 am, first updates to come out by 9 am
7:13 am: Ahead of counting, posters congratating Modi appears across Varanasi
7:10 am: Attacks around Iraq's capital kill 24 people
7:00 am: Google joins the Lok Sabha election results frenzy with a doodle