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Breaking News, Top Alerts of August 14

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Written by: India TV News Desk, New Delhi [ Updated: August 16, 2018 7:10 IST ]
Live Breaking News August 14

Live Breaking News August 14

Twitter is buzzing with breaking news and news alerts from India and rest of the world. Here is the live coverage of all breaking alerts and latest updates from the micro-blogging site on one page:

Breaking News of August 14:

02:52 pm: Sun Pharma posts Q1 net profit at Rs 982.51 crore; revenue from operations at Rs 7,224.17 crore (reports PTI)

02:49 pm: Turkish President Erdogan says country will boycott US electronic goods amid diplomatic spat (reports The Associated Press)

02:47 pm: People of Gowari community in Maharashtra cannot be denied the benefits of scheduled tribes merely because they are not shown on the list of special backward classes, observes Nagpur Bench of Bombay High Court (reports ANI)

02:46 pm: Students from SC/ST, Dalit and OBC communities will be given Rs 50,000 if they clear Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) Preliminary Exams and Rs 1 lakh if they clear Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) Preliminary Exams: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar (reports ANI)

02:45 pm: Delhi High Court orders day to day hearing from 11th September in the appeal of CBI and victims against the acquittal of Sajjan Kumar, in the 1984 Anti-Sikh riots case (reports ANI)

02:24 pm: Chhattisgarh Governor Balramji Das Tandon passes away at the age of 90. He was admitted to a hospital in Raipur today (reports ANI)

02:05 pm: London police say the counter-terrorism command is leading investigation into crash outside Houses of Parliament (reports The Associated Press)

02:04 pm: Delhi Metro services from Escorts Mujesar to Kashmere Gate to begin at 4:30 am tomorrow on the occasion of Independence Day

01:59 pm: Hours after two girls from Aasra shelter home were admitted to Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH), one girl has been sent to PMCH. 2 girls from the same shelter home were brought dead to PMCH on August 11 (reports ANI)

01:34 pm: Delhi High Court adjourns for October 25, hearing on ED's appeal challenging a special court order acquitting former telecom minister A Raja, DMK leader MP Kanimozhi and others in the 2G spectrum allocation scam case (reports ANI)

12:55 pm: Air India Chairman and Managing Director confirms the airline has disbursed the salary for its staff for the month of July (reports ANI)

12:49 pm: Petitions filed by Sonia Gandhi and Oscar Fernandes after Rahul Gandhi's plea against reopening of income tax assessment proceedings in Young India case: The matter has now been posted to 16 August for rest of the arguments (reports ANI)

12:48 pm: Pedestrians injured after car hits barriers outside UK parliament, driver detained (reports Reuters)

12:34 pm: Party has lost our leader but I have lost the leader as well as my father: DMK Working President MK Stalin at the party's emergency executive meeting in Chennai (reports ANI)

12:33 pm: Car smashes into barriers outside London's Parliament, armed police responding to incident (reports UK Media)

12:30 pm: Forty children were among the 51 killed in a Saudi-led coalition air strike last week on a bus in rebel-held northern Yemen, the Red Cross says, raising the child toll from 29 (reports AFP)

12:27 pm: 17 soldiers killed as the Taliban have overrun a military base in northern Afghanistan (reports The Associated Press quoting Defense Ministry spokesman)

12:21 pm: Wholesale inflation eases to 5.09 per cent in July from 5.77 per cent in June (reports PTI)

12:14 pm: Asian Games gold medallist athlete and Dhyan Chand award winner Hakam Singh Bhattal passes away at a hospital in Punjab's Sangrur (reports ANI)

11:31 am: Madras High Court orders CBI inquiry into police firing during the anti-sterlite protests held in Tamil Nadu's Thoothukudi on May 22, claiming 13 lives (reports ANI)

11:28 am: Nine more Kanwarias arrested, taking the total to 11 after raids were conducted by police over incident involving vandalising a vehicle in West Delhi (reports ANI)

11:25 am: Under Secretary posted at Bihar's Patna Secretariat succumbs to his injuries in the hospital. He was shot at in his house by unidentified people this morning (reports ANI)

11:13 am: Over 300 Army personnel move Supreme Court challenging registration of FIR against them for Army operations in areas where AFSPA is in force (reports PTI)

11:11 am: Tamil Nadu govt moves Supreme Court against NGT order allowing Vedanta group to have access to administrative block of its closed plant at Tuticorin, hearing on August 17​ (reports PTI)

10:56 am: Two Pakistani soldiers gunned down by Indian Army last night in retaliatory action to ceasefire violations and repeated attempts to facilitate infiltration by Pakistan Army in Jammu and Kashmir's Tangdhar sector (reports ANI)

10:45 am: Indian Rupees touches record low of 70.07 versus the US dollar (reports ANI)

10:42 am: CPM leader EP Jayarajan takes oath as a Minister in CM Pinarayi Vijayan's Cabinet in Kerala. He will take charge of the Industries Department (reports ANI)

10:30 am: DMK's emergency executive meeting underway in Tamil Nadu's Chennai (reports ANI)

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10:17 am: FIR registered against unidentified person and a Hong Kong based company for hacking the server of Cosmos Bank and making a transaction of Rs 94.42 Crore in Maharashtra's Pune (reports ANI)

10:11 am: Unidentified people shot at an Under Secretary posted at Patna Secretariat in Bihar after barging into his house, victim hospitalised under critical condition (reports ANI)

10:07 am: PM Narendra Modi expected to announce pilot programs of National Healthcare policy or ‘Ayushman Bharat’ tomorrow on Independence Day. Full-scale roll-out expected from September 25 onwards (reports ANI)

09:41 am: Magnitude 5.1 earthquake strikes Chiba Prefecture in Japan (reports ANI)

09:21 am: Sensex opens above 37,000 mark, gains 136.67 points; Nifty at 11392.75

08:43 am: Hajipur DPO (District Probation officer) Manmohan Prasad Singh arrested last night in connection with sexual abuse of girls at a short stay home in Bihar (reports ANI)

08:18 am: Authorities say firefighter killed battling Northern California wildfire (reports The Associated Press)

07:59 am: Voice of Karachi is raising voice of every voiceless person belonging to ethnic and religious minorities whether they are Pashtun or Baloch, Ahmedis or Christians, Shiites or Hindus or Sikhs who are also being killed routinely in Pakistan: Nadeem Nusrat, Voice of Karachi Chairman (reports ANI)

07:23 am: SDMC may revoke licences of hospitals found flouting parking norms (reports PTI)

07:01 am: Trump signs $716 bn defence authorization bill

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06:09 am: Pakistan expresses solidarity with Turkey over US sanctions (reports PTI)

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