Breaking News June 16 (File Photo)
Hello and welcome to Sunday's live blog. From politics to sports to entertainment, the Internet is buzzing with the breaking news and headlines from across the globe. While people around the world will celebrate Father's Day to make their dad and father-in-law feel special, World Cup fever sweeps the nation with India vs Pakistan match scheduled to take place in Old Trafford, Manchester, today. Here in this segment, News Nation brings you live news from all corners of the world. The latest stories will appear in our live blog below - so keep scrolling down.
Here are the LIVE updates:
Delhi Police: Kulbeer, a personnel of Delhi Police committed suicide at his residence in Kanjhawala, today. Cause of suicide yet to be ascertained.
11:00 pm: India Vs Pakistan:
10:30 pm: Cricketer Ishan Kishan's brother was attacked in Patna. He was stabbed on his hands. Case filed
10:00 pm: Maharashtra cabinet reshuffle: Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil given Housing portfolio, Jaydutt Kshirsagar given Employment Guarantee and Horticulture portfolio, Ashish Shelar given School Education, Sports & Youth Welfare portfolio.
9:30 pm: Jammu & Kashmir: Pakistan violates ceasefire along the LoC in Poonch sector. Indian Army retaliating.
9:00 pm: J&K Police officer injured in Anantnag terror attack dies at AIIMS.
8:30 pm: Komatireddy Rajagopal Reddy, a Congress MLA from Telangana hints of joining BJP.
7:50 pm: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar leaves from former President Pranab Mukherjee's residence after meeting him.
7:30 pm: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union Home Minister Amit Shah, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, Road Transport & Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari, & Railways Minister Piyush Goyal leave after attending the NDA meeting.
6:55 pm: Gujarat government to recruit over 10,000 police personnel.
6:30 pm: Amritsar: Border Security Force personnel cheer for Team India at BSF headquarters in Khasa as they watch #IndiaVsPakistan match currently underway at Old Trafford stadium in Manchester.
#WATCH Amritsar: Border Security Force personnel cheer for Team India at BSF headquarters in Khasa as they watch #IndiaVsPakistan match currently underway at Old Trafford stadium in Manchester. #Punjab. #CWC19 pic.twitter.com/B2bKYvThXz— ANI (@ANI) June 16, 2019
6:00 pm: India captain Virat Kohli completes his 11,000 runs in ODI matches
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath met Union Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat in Delhi, today. pic.twitter.com/dLy5ZXIMLW— ANI (@ANI) June 16, 2019
#5:10 pm: Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur attends the celebration of International Day of Yoga organised by the Indian Embassy at Dam Square, Netherlands today. The International Day of Yoga will mark its fifth anniversary this year, on June 21.
#4:30 pm: Death toll due to Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) in Muzaffarpur rises to 93.
#4:15 pm: At least 17 people have died due to heat stroke in Gaya, as per a record of Anugrah Narayan Magadh Medical College in Gaya, Bihar. 11 people died during treatment while 6 were brought dead to the hospital. 44 patients are undergoing treatment at the hospital after heatstroke
#4:10 pm: Junior doctors of #NRSMedicalCollege and Hospital, Kolkata, West Bengal, after a general body meeting: We want immediate end to this impasse by discussion with the CM, which, to maintain transparency, shouldn't be behind closed doors, but open to media under camera coverage.
#3:50 pm: Delhi: BJP leaders arrive for the BJP parliamentary party executive committee meeting ahead of the first day of the parliament session of the 17th Lok Sabha, tomorrow.
#3:30 pm: Anand Bhaskar Rapolu proposes to declare Kalam's birthday as National Students Day.
#03:03 pm: India vs Pakistan: Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul start batting for India. Mohammad Amir opens the bowling attack for Pakistan, at Old Trafford, Manchester.
#03:00 pm: Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu's wife Sara Netanyahu convicted of misusing public funds.
#02:34 pm: World Cup 2019: Pakistan win the toss, elect to field first against India in Old Trafford, Manchester.
#02:30 pm: Prime Minister wants to build team spirit in the Parliament, so he has called a meeting of all Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha MPs on June 20th, Joshi said.
#02:24 pm: Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi: Prime Minister has called a meeting of Presidents of all political parties represented in Parliament on 19th June.He would like to discuss important issues including One Nation, One Election and 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.
#02:17 pm: Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi after all-party meeting: We have received suggestions from opposition parties as well as our allies. Prime Minister made concluding remarks that there are several new faces in the parliament and new thoughts should come with them.
#02:12 pm: Jammu and Kashmir: Border Security Force (BSF) jawans cheer for Indian team ahead of India Vs Pakistan match in Old Trafford, Manchester today.
#02:06 pm: Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi writes to Presidents of all political parties represented in Parliament to attend a meeting on 19th June, where PM Narendra Modi will also be present.
#02:05 pm: Anand Bhaskar Rapolu, former Rajya Sabha MP and BJP leader has written a letter to Union HRD Minister Dr Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank to declare October 15, the birth anniversary of Dr APJ Abdul Kalam, as National Students Day.
#01:14 pm: Indian and Pakistani fans cheer for their respective teams outside Old Trafford stadium in Manchestar ahead of India Vs Pakistan match later today.
#01:08 pm: Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives at Parliament to attend the ongoing all party meeting, ahead of the first Parliament session of 17th Lok Sabha tomorrow.
#12:50 pm: Maharashtra Ministers Rajkumar Badole, Prakash Mehta, Vishnu Savara, Dilip Kamble, Pravin Pote and Ambrishrao Atram resigned from the state cabinet today.
#12:38 pm: Pakistan airspace will remain closed for all overflying (transit) flights till 28 June 2019.
#12:33 pm: The matter (Ayodhya case) is in court for a long time. The government is strong now and we all are together. Modiji has the courage to take the decision. If the government takes the decision to build Ram Temple there will be no one to stop it, says Thackeray.
#12:28 pm: Modi has courage, should bring ordinance to construct Ram temple: Uddhav Thackeray in Ayodhya.
#12:24 pm: Death toll due to Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) in Muzaffarpur rises to 84.
#12:14 pm: Border Security Force (BSF) troopers perform Yoga in Maoist affected areas of Odisha.
#12:09 pm: Amid AES outbreak, Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan and MoS Health Ashwini Choubey meet patients and their families at Sri Krishna Medical College and Hospital in Muzaffarpur.
#12:01 pm: Jharkhand CM Raghubar Das meets Union Minister Nitin Gadkari in Delhi.
#11:47 am: Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray in Ayodhya: From tomorrow Lok Sabha Session will begin so before entering the Parliament all Shiv Sena MPs have come here to take the blessings of Ram Lalla. We strongly believe that temple will be constructed at the earliest.
#11:30 am: Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan reaches Sri Krishna Medical College and Hospital in Bihar's Muzaffarpur to review the prevailing situation due to the Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) outbreak in the city. The death count rises to 80.
#11:23 am: All party meeting begins at the Parliament, ahead of first Parliament session of the 17th Lok Sabha tomorrow.
Delhi: All party meeting begins at the Parliament, ahead of first Parliament session of the 17th Lok Sabha tomorrow. https://t.co/Ei44tciW4s— ANI (@ANI) June 16, 2019
#11:15 am: Maharashtra cabinet expansion: Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil and Ashish Shelar take oath as ministers, in presence of Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis in Mumbai.
#11:14 am: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, SP leader Ram Gopal Yadav and Thawar Chand Gehlot, leader of BJP in Rajya Sabha arrive at Parliament to attend the all party meeting.
#11:01 am: Suresh Sharma, Bihar Minister on death in Muzaffarpur due to Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES): Government has been working from the beginning. There is no lack of medicines. However, there are lack of beds and ICUs as compared to the emergency situation at present.
#10:51 am: Locals in Gorakhpur perform 'havan' ahead of India vs Pakistan match in Old Trafford, Manchester later today.
#10:50 am: Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray leaves after offering prayer at Ram Lalla temple in Ayodhya. His son Aditya Thackeray and Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut also present.
#10:35 am: Embassy of India in Kathmandu organised a yoga event to celebrate the 5th International Day of Yoga, at Nepal's Namche Bazaar-gateway to Mount Everest.
#10:27 am: Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath visits National War Memorial in Delhi.
#10:20 am: Father of a patient admitted at Sri Krishna Medical College and Hospital in Muzaffarpur: There are no arrangements here; doctors are not paying proper attention. Every hour, more children are dying. Since 12 midnight, there are no doctors, only few nurses are on duty.
#10:00 am: Delhi witnesses sudden change in weather, mercury down to 26°C.
Delhi witnesses sudden change in weather; visuals from Rajpath. pic.twitter.com/QxwrkcebIp— ANI (@ANI) June 16, 2019
#09:41 am: Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath meets Defence Minister Rajnath Singh at the latter's residence in Delhi.
#09:23 am: Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan in Patna on death of 12 people due to heat stroke in Gaya: It's very unfortunate that people have died due to heat stroke. I advise people to avoid moving out of house till temperature reduces. Intense heat affects brain and leads to various health issues.
#08:54 am: Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray arrives in Ayodhya.
#08:52 am: Sunil Kumar Shahi, Superintendent at Sri Krishna Medical College and Hospital (SKMCH): Death toll due to Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) in Muzaffarpur rises to 80.
#08:37 am: WATCH: Special 'Aarti' performed in Varanasi ahead of India VS Pakistan match in Old Trafford, Manchester later today.
#07:10 am: New Zealand cancels tsunami alert after powerful quake.
#06:55 am: ICC World CUP 2019 | India to take on Pakistan in Old Trafford, Manchester later today.
#06:50 am: A self styled godman, Azam, was arrested in Hyderabad, Telangana, yesterday for raping a 19-year-old girl on multiple occasions. He has been sent to judicial remand.
#06:49 am: A 42-kg turtle of a rare variety was found during construction of Biju Expressway near Bhimkhoj Pada Road in Dharamgarh of Odisha's Kalahandi district, yesterday. Forest officials reached the spot and rescued it.
#06:43 am: Members of religious, social organisations gathered together today. To ensure safety of daughters, it was decided to form 'Beti Bachao' committee in all colonies of Bhopal, campaign begins tomorrow. Leaders of various organisations will visit colonies tomorrow and form committees: Shivraj Singh Chouhan.
#06:41 am: Under Lucknow Development Authority's (LDA) pilot project, road is being constructed from Gomti Nagar Police Station to IIM, using plastic waste.
#06:37 am: New Zealand issues tsunami warning following 7.4 quake, according to officials.
#06:32 am: A cow was produced before a local court in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, yesterday in connection with dispute over its ownership.
#06:30 am: Police seized 1400 marijuana chocolates from a pan shop in Balanagar area of Hyderabad, Telangana, and arrested two men, yesterday.
#06:24 am: Rajasthan's Suman Rao was crowned Miss India 2019 tonight. Bihar's Shreya Shankar was crowned Miss India United Continents 2019 and Chhattisgarh's Shivani Jadhav was crowned Miss Grand India 2019. Telangana's Sanjana Vij was crowned Miss India 2019 runner-up.
Photo Courtesy: Miss India
#06:21 am: 12 people died due to heat stroke at Anugrah Narayan Magadh Medical College in Bihar's Gaya. DM says "Out of the 12, 7 were from Gaya, 2 from Aurangabad, 1 from Chatra, 1 from Sheikhpura and 1 from Nawada. 25 patients are admitted here, efforts on to bring them back to normalcy".