Breaking News: PM Modi expresses grief as ex-PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee passes away

6.18pm Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik reacts on the demise of Atal Bihari Vaajpayee

608pm Shortly Vajpayee’s mortal remains will be taken to his residence where people can pay tribute to him: Rajnath Singh

5.58 PM Union Cabinet likely to meet tonight to condole Vajpayee’s demise: Govt sources

5.30 PM Vajpayee lived for the nation and served it assiduously for decades: PM

5.40pm PM Modi expresses grief as Atal Bihari Vajpayee passes away

5.37 pm Former Prime Minister & Bharat Ratna Atal Bihari Vajpayee passes away in AIIMS. He was 93

5.13 pm Kerala rains: Latest visuals of Cochin International Airport as rain continues to lash the state

5.15  pm MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan arrives at AIIMS

4.50 pm Bihar CM Nitish Kumar, Deputy CM Sushil Modi arrive at AIIMS

3.46 pm One person lynched, three critically injured in Assam’s Biswanath district suspecting them to be cattle lifters: Police

3.44 pm Rahul Gandhi arrives at AIIMS, Vajpayee remains on life support system

3.32pm Kerala floods: We are working for rescue, evacuation and relief in coordination with the state authorities: Sanjay Kumar, DG NDRF

2.43 pm Vajpayee’s continues to be critical: Home Minister Rajnath Singh

2.36 pm Earthquake with a magnitude of 4.7 on the Richter scale hit Nicobar Island region

2.30 pm Landslide occurred in Karnataka’s Kodagu after heavy rains in the area today; 1 injured

2.12 pm Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan and Jitendra Singh & BJP Leader Bhupinder Yadav outside the residence of former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee

2.00 pm Vajpayee health updates: PM Modi arrives at AIIMS

1:02 pm: Sahyadri Vidyamandir pvt school of Bhandup, 15 to 20 students have been admitted due to food poisoning at Mulund’s Agarwal hospital Today.

12:02 pm: Kerala: 2 children die in wall collapse in Oorkadavu, heavy rain continues in Kozhikode district.

11:32 am: Kerala Floods: Rescue operation underway in Pathanamthitta district. Death toll rises to 73 across the state.

11:27 am: Madhya Pradesh: Four-year-old allegedly sexually assaulted by minor boy in Ujjain’s Jalwa village. Accused along with family absconding, case registered, search for accused underway.

10:13 am: A Humboldt Penguin chick hatched out of the egg at 08.02pm on 15th August 2018. It appeared to be active and the mother was trying to feed it too:Dr. Sanjay Tripathi, Director, Veermata Jijabai Bhosale Udyan & Zoo in Mumbai.

9:04 am: Due to heavy rain, Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation bus services stopped from Chamarajanagar district for Tamil Nadu’s Ooty and Kerala’s Kochi

7:56 am: Kerala Floods; Water level in Achankoil river at Alappuzha’s Kollakadavu rises as heavy rainfall continues to lash the state.

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