Breaking News Latest updates Highlights of July 12
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So here are the latest updates of July 12:
18:34 pm: NHRC has issued a notice to DGP, Haryana over alleged gang rape of a Dalit girl in Nuh. The Commission has called for a detailed report on the matter within four weeks.
18:33 pm: National Human Rights Commission issues notice to the Uttarakhand DGP over a reported death in police custody in Udham Singh Nagar.
17:53 pm: Director General of Russia’s Roscosmos State Corporation for Space Activities(ROSCOSMOS) Dmitry Rogozin held a detailed high level meet with National Security Adviser Ajit Doval in New Delhi on 11 July 2019 on all aspects of India-Russia space cooperation.
17:34 pm: Delhi Police Crime Branch has seized 800 kg fine quality 'Ganja' (Cannabis) worth approximately Rs 2.4 crore, arrested two people.
16:55 pm: India to spend Rs 500 crore to build Kartarpur Corridor. India to use a high tech surveillance system and put a robust security system in place, quotes ANI.
16:54 pm: Lok Sabha has passed the Central Universities (Amendment) Bill, 2019.
16:23 pm: Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee President Sheila Dikshit has appointed 14 District Congress Committee Observers and 280 Block Congress Committee Observers.
16:22 pm: France to launch the first nuclear attack submarine of the Barracuda Class named 'Suffren' at the Naval Group facility in Cherbourg in France.
16:05 pm: Ahmedabad Metropolitan Court grants bail to Rahul Gandhi, in connection with a criminal defamation suit filed against him by Ahmedabad District Cooperative Bank and its chairman Ajay Patel.
15:33 pm: Chief Minister of West Bengal, Mamata Banerjee holds 'Padh-yatra' in Kolkata to create awareness among citizens to 'Save water, save life'; Tollywood director Raj Chakraborty also present.
15:08 pm: Rahul Gandhi arrives at Ahmedabad Metropolitan Court, in connection with a criminal defamation suit filed against him by Ahmedabad District Cooperative Bank and its chairman Ajay Patel.
15:02 pm: State Bank of India waives off IMPS, NEFT and RTGS charges.
15:01 pm: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh met Haryana Chief Minister ML Khattar today to discuss greater coordination in the fight against drugs and agreed to hold an inter-state meeting of all northern states on July 25.
15:01 pm: Jharkhand High Court grants bail to RJD leader Lalu Prasad Yadav in the fodder scam case relating to Deoghar treasury.
14:21 pm: Delhi government says it has agreed to give go-ahead for Phase 4 construction of Delhi Metro; SC issues directions for the commencement of work.
14:20 pm: Rishikesh: Administration today ordered to temporarily stop public movement on 'Lakshman Jhula', citing its dilapidated condition.
13:57 pm: Guwahati: Four trains have been cancelled/short terminated as railway tracks between Jatinga Lumpur – New Harangajao station in Lumding–Badarpur hill section under Lumding division of Northern Frontier Railway, have been affected due to heavy rainfall in the area.
13:48 pm: Gujarat: Rahul Gandhi arrives at Ahmedabad airport. He will appear before Ahmedabad Metropolitan Court today, in connection with a criminal defamation suit filed against him by Ahmedabad District Cooperative Bank and its chairman Ajay Patel.
13:40 pm: Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) Member of Parliament (MP), Ram Chandra Paswan suffered a major heart attack yesterday. He is admitted at RML hospital in Delhi. His condition is critical.
13:21 pm: Meerut zone's ADG Prashant Kr on 10 Nigerian nationals detained by Gautam Buddh Nagar police yesterday under Operation Clean, escape from jail: Some inmates escaped due to the negligence of guard. Some of them were later caught. Action being taken against staff who are responsible for it.
12:59 pm: As per the census 2011, the CSR in comparison of census 2001 has declined in 21 States/UTs: Smriti Irani.
12:58 pm: Delhi: Telugu Desam Party (TDP) Member of Legislate Council (MLC) Annam Satish Prabhakar (the one holding the bouquet) joins BJP in the presence of Working President Jagat Prakash Nadda.
12:40 pm: "We've invited Pakistan PM Imran Khan for participating in grand 'Nagar kirtan' beginning from Gurudwara Nankana Sahib, to celebrate Guru Nanak Dev Ji's 550th birth anniversary on July 25. We've also invited Guv and CM of Pakistan's Punjab," says GS Longowal, Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee pres.
12:36 pm: Tamil Nadu: The first train carrying water from Jolarpet railway station in Vellore district reaches Chennai. The state government had announced to bring in water from Vellore by rail wagons as Chennai is facing a water crisis.
12:12 pm: Supreme Court refuses to give interim stay on the installation of 1.5 Lakh CCTV cameras in classrooms of Delhi Government schools.
11:39 am: Chhattisgarh: Dantewada SP Abhishek Pallav: A Naxal carrying reward of Rs 5 lakh on his head is killed in an encounter with District Reserve Guard in the Dabba area. Weapon and body recovered.
11:16 am: Maratha Reservation: Supreme Court issues notice in an appeal challenging Bombay High Court verdict, no stay on the judgment. However, the retrospective application of reservation from 2014, stayed.
11:14 am: Lawyer appearing for many Congress workers today before the Supreme Court mentioned and sought a hearing in the Karnataka political crisis case. CJI, Ranjan Gogoi, heading the three judge-bench, asked him to remain present when the same matter would be taken up for hearing today.
11:08 am: Supreme Court today refused to entertain a PIL filed by advocate Anuja Kapur, seeking a direction for laying down guidelines for flying squads and invigilators on frisking of students before examination halls.
Ranjan Gogoi and also comprising Justice Deepak Gupta and Justice Aniruddha Bose asked her to approach the Delhi High Court, if she wants, for any relief in the case.
11:00 am: Vikas Swarup has been appointed as Secretary (Consular, Passport and Visa and Overseas Indian Affairs) in the Ministry of External Affairs.
10:38 am: Congress MP Motilal Vora has given Zero Hour Notice in Rajya Sabha over 'suppressing of information about frauds by the banks'.
10:37 am: West Bengal: Banners displaying an image of Nobel laureate Amartya Sen and his earlier statement on chants of 'Jai Shri Ram', seen in Kolkata.
10:26 am: Congress Party has given Adjournment Motion Notice in Lok Sabha over 'alleged killing of Dalits in Gujarat'.
10:06 am: Mumbai's Dabbawalas are on a two-day leave as they will join the annual pilgrimage to Pandharpur on the occasion of ‘Ashadhi Ekadashi’. President of Mumbai Dabbawala Association, Subhash Talekar says "the tiffin services will stop on 12th and 13th July."
10:05 am: India-US trade talks to begin today, in Delhi. A delegation led by Asst United States Trade Representative for South and Central Asia, Christopher Wilson is here to discuss bilateral and economic issues with his counterparts in line ministries and departments of Government of India.
09:59 am: Goa Deputy Speaker Michael Lobo in Panaji: Chief Minister has taken a very good decision in the interest of Goa. Nobody can take CM for granted. He is ready to help but you cannot show ego to him. He knows what he is doing.
09:58 am: Delhi: Fire had broken out in the ceiling of operation theatre on the 3rd floor at Employees' State Insurance Model Hospital in Basai Darapur. No casualty reported till now. Six patients have been rescued.
09:51 am: Jammu and Kashmir: At about 8 AM today, Pakistan initiated an unprovoked ceasefire violation with the firing of small arms and shelling with mortars along LoC in Mankote, Krishna Ghati Sector, District Poonch and Nowshera Sector, District Rajouri. Indian Army is retaliating.
Posted By: Aalok Sensharma