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05:05 pm: Asian Games 2018: Saurav Ghoshal takes home bronze medal after losing to Hong Kong’s Chung Ming in men’s singles squash semifinal.

3.47 pm: Bihar: Former Bihar CM Lalu Prasad Yadav arrives in Patna after he was discharged from Mumbai’s Asian Heart Institute. Jharkhand High Court had yesterday rejected his request for 3 months bail extension on medical grounds & had asked him to surrender by August 30.

Bihar: Former Bihar CM Lalu Prasad Yadav arrives in Patna after he was discharged from Mumbai’s Asian Heart Institute. Jharkhand High Court had yesterday rejected his request for 3 months bail extension on medical grounds & had asked him to surrender by August 30. pic.twitter.com/lr7qPHu7G3


— ANI (@ANI) August 25, 2018

2:09 pm:  Asian Games 2018: Dipika Pallikal takes home bronze medal after losing to Malaysia’s Nicol David in women’s singles squash semifinal.

1:54 pm: Students of Navy Children School Port Blair, locals&defence personnel participated in loading 2.5 ton of relief material on Indian Air Force AN-32 for dispatch to Kerala,y’day. Aircraft flew to Trivandrum from where material was distributed to flood affected areas.

1:37 pm: Uttarakhand, Rishikesh: Water level of river Ganga rises due to heavy rainfall in the region.

1:25 pm: Uttarakhand: Two dead, 10 injured after the overspeeding vehicle carrying them overturned & fell in a gorge on Rishikesh Gangotri Highway today. Rescue operations underway.

1:13 pm: Karnataka: Restoration work underway at Kodagu-Mangalore highway that was blocked due to multiple landslides caused by heavy and incessant rainfall in the region.

1:09 pm: Karnataka: Tourist spot Abbey Falls has been shut following heavy rainfall & landslides in Kodagu district.

1:07 pm: Jalalabad (Afghanistan): Health officials say at least two people killed and three wounded in an explosion in Nangarhar city.

12:31 pm: Himachal Pradesh: Landslide occurred on Pathankot-Dalhousie National Highway in Nainikhad area earlier today. Vehicular traffic has been stopped on the highway.

12:24 pm: My reason is personal. I was contemplating for past one and half years. I spoke to my family & friends about it & came to the conclusion that I won’t be able to do party politics. I wanted to focus on my legal practice: Ashish Khetan on resigning from Aam Aadmi Party.

12:20 pm: The 30-year-old man arrested by Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) under the Explosives Substances Act & Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act from Mumbai’s Ghatkopar last night, sent to police custody till August 31.

12:19 pm: Dantewada: Two Naxals arrested by Kirandul police from Samalwar area on August 22, sent to judicial custody.

12:10 pm: Asian Games 2018: Indian Saina Nehwal defeats Indonesia’s Fitriani to reach women’s singles quarterfinals.

12:05 pm: The Ministry of Defence tied up with Indian Space Research Organisation y’day to provide better treatment to soldiers of Armed forces at remotest parts of the country, including difficult parts of Siachen. Memorandum of Understanding for establishment of Telemedicine nodes signed.

11:01 am: Delhi: 10 policemen injured and 12 vehicles including 1 police vehicle damaged on Chattarpur-Mahipalpur road after locals protesting over rape of a minor girl started pelting stones on them. A case of riots is being registered at Vasant Kunj Police station.

10:43 am: Delhi’s Patiala House court reserves order on the alleged assault case of Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash for 2 pm today.

10:16 am: Delhi: North Delhi Municipal Corporation has proposed the renaming of Ramlila Maidan after former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

10:11 am: Delhi: 2 persons arrested after a minor girl filed a police complaint that she was abducted, and then gang-raped near Harsh Vihar area on 14th & 15th August.

10:06 am: Vijay Mallya extradition case: CBI submitted a video footage of Mumbai’s Arthur Road Jail to UK authorities this week. Westminster Magistrate’s Court in London had requested India to compile a detailed video of barrack 12 after Mallya complained about conditions of Indian Jail.

9:17 am: Delhi: Fire broke at a three-storey factory of plastic bags in Nangloi’s Naresh Park area at around 4 am today. 25 fire tenders present on the spot. No casualties reported.

9:14 am: JammuAndKashmir: Srinagar-Jammu National Highway closed for traffic following landslides triggered by heavy rainfall in Ramban.

9:00 am: KeralaFloods: Emirates SkyCargo will carry flood relief cargo of over 175 tons to Thiruvananthapuram in more than a dozen flights. It’ll transport the relief goods donated by various UAE-based businesses and organisations, including lifesaving boats, blankets and dry food items.

8:35 am: HimachalPradesh: Mandi-Manali Highway (NH3) blocked near Aut in Mandi district due to landslides.

8:30 am: Delhi: Fire broke at a three-storey factory of plastic bags in Nangloi’s Naresh Park area at around 4 am today. 25 fire tenders present on the spot. No casualties reported.