News Alerts! 1 killed, four injured as two-storey building collapses

4.31 pm:  A man was killed and four members of his family, including a six month old baby, were injured after a two-storey building collapsed in Chokhandi locality in Vadodara in the wee hours today

4.10 pm: Red Alert for Ernakulam, Palakkad, Malappuram, Calicut till Aug 12 & Orange alert till Aug 14. Orange alert for Kasaragod till Aug 13, have been issued by India Meteorological Department.

2:54 pm: Relief camps have been set up in different parts of the state as normal life continues to be affected due to Kerala Floods. Visuals from a relief camp Wayanad district. 29 people have lost their lives in the flood.

2:52 pm: NGT directs Central Pollution Control Board & DPCC to conduct joint inspection on random basis to check noise level from mosques in East #Delhi area. Court has also directed authorities that inspection should be held at intervals to ascertain whether there is violation of law.

2:41 pm: 6 people including 3 children have been rescued by the NDRF from a village in Mananthavady Taluk in Wayanad district. Kerala Floods.

2:30 pm: We will complete NRC process and identify all infiltrators: Amit Shah.

2:22 pm: Let Mamata Banerjee and Rahul Gandhi clarify their stand on Bangladeshi infiltrators and NRC: Amit Shah.

2:19 pm: Rajasthan: Congress president Rahul Gandhi conducts a roadshow in Jaipur.

2:11 pm: All Mamata ji has done, is to object against #NRC. But NRC is the process to throw illegal immigrants out. Shouldn’t Bangladeshi immigrants be thrown out? BJP President Amit Shah in Kolkata.

1:48 pm: Himachal Pradesh: A taxi carrying tourists has been hit by a landslide on Patlikuhal-Pangah road in Kullu district. Three people including driver had jumped out of the car just before the landslide.

1:35 pm: Justice Gita Mittal takes oath as the first woman Chief Justice of Jammu And Kashmir High Court.

1:22 pm: UP Women & Child Welfare Minister Rita Bahuguna Joshi arrives in Meerut to inspect women’s shelter home in Lal Kurti area.

12:47 pm: Mumbai: PM Narendra Modi inaugurates the new building of the Department of Energy Science and Engineering & Centre for Environmental Science and Engineering at IIT Bombay.

12:40 pm: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan announces ex-gratia Rs 4 Lakh to the next of the kin of the deceased and Rs 10 Lakh compensation to those who lost their houses and land.

12:37 pm: Kerala: Latest visuals of Idukki Dam. All the five shutters of the dam where opened yesterday.

12:25 am: Muzaffarpur Shelter Home case: CBI officers are interrogating accused Brajesh Thakur’s son Rahul Anand.

12:03 pm: West Bengal: BJP President Amit Shah arrives in Kolkata. He will address a public rally later today.

11:58 am: Delhi: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan met Home Minister Rajnath Singh earlier today to demand a CBI inquiry into the death of tribal leader Bhagirathi Mandangni in 2010.

11:56 am: Gujarat: A three-storey building collapsed in Mandvi area of Vadodara, early morning today. Five persons from same family, trapped in the building, were rescued, one of them later succumbed to injuries.

11:38 am: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan met the people affected due to flood in Wayanad due to Kerala Floods.

11:16 am: Siliguri: Villagers block NH-31D in protest against the incident where a portion of National Highway-31D’s railway flyover guarder had collapsed in Goaltuli, early morning today.

11:12 am: Sri Lankan Navy apprehended 27 Indian fishermen along with four country boats near Delft Island early morning today. Interrogation is underway at Karainagar, Sri Lanka.

11:05 am: Sheriff’s officials say a man who stole an Alaska Airlines plane from an airport in Washington state was “suicidal” and there is no connection to terrorism: The Associated Press.

10:50 am: Seattle airplane crash ‘not a terrorist incident’, reports AFP news agency, quoting local sheriff.

10:56 am: WestBengal: Visuals from Kolkata where BJP President Amit Shah will address a public rally, later today.

10:41 am: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan and leader of opposition Ramesh Chennithala arrive at Wayanad.

10:36 am: Karnataka: Bengaluru Mayor Sampath Raj started a drive to remove posters and banners in Gandhi Nagar area, earlier today.

10:31 am: Officials at Sea-Tac International Airport say an Alaska Airlines plane that was stolen by an airline employee and has crashed: AP.

10:19 am: PM Narendra Modi arrives in Mumbai. He will attend IIT-Bombay convocation ceremony, later today.

10:01 am: Muzaffarpur Shelter Home case: A team of Central Bureau of Investigation and Central Forensic Science Laboratory has arrived at the shelter home for further investigation. The team will also visit accused Brajesh Thakur’s residence and newspaper office.

9:53 am: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan conducted aerial survey of flood affected areas of the state, leader of Opposition Ramesh Chennithala is also with him. They were supposed to land at Kattappana in Idukki but were forced to move to Wayanad due to bad weather conditions.

9:52 am: Siliguri: A portion of National Highway-31D’s railway flyover guarder collapsed in Goaltuli, early morning today. No casualties have been reported. Restoration work underway.

9:05 am: Lintel of a flyover on National Highway 28 collapsed in Basti earlier this morning. 4 people injured, 2 people trapped under the debris. Rescue operation is underway.

8:37 am: Gaya: Enforcement Directorate attached the movable & immovable properties of a naxal leader of Bihar & Jharkhand, Sandeep Yadav, in Gaya & Aurangabad District, yesterday.

8:35 am: Meerut: A group of Dalit lawyers ‘purified’ statue of Dr BR Ambedkar near Dist Court y’day, say “RSS’ Rakesh Sinha came&garlanded the statue.BJP govt oppresses Dalits.They’ve nothing to do with Ambedkar but do this to promote BJP&allure Dalits. So we purified this with Gangajal.”

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