Breaking News July 14 (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 the JDS-Congress government in Karnataka is on the verge of collapse, Goa has also been witnessing high-voltage political drama over Cabinet rejig from the last few days. On the other hand, cricket enthusiasts across the globe are waiting eagerly for England vs New Zealand match, the 2019 Cricket World Cup final, the 12th of its kind, scheduled to be held today at Lord's in London. 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:
9:55pm: A Coast Guard Official, Sneha Katyat, allegedly committed suicide by jumping from her apartment in Lucknow today. SSP Kalanidhi Naithani says, "probe underway. Prima facie, she died from head injury she sustained. Family says she had recently taken voluntarily retirement"
9:50 pm: Roger Federer- Novak Djokovic Wimbledon final heads into fifth and final set
8.00 pm: Joyride breaks at an adventure park in Kankaria area of Ahmedabad, killing two people and injuring 26 others.
Ahmedabad: 2 people died&26 injured after a joyride at an adventure park in Kankaria area broke this afternoon. Vijay Nehra,Commissioner, Municipal Corporation says,"Police along with the FSL team is investigating the matter.Proper treatment is being given to injured." #Gujarat pic.twitter.com/YmV1qS9w2F— ANI (@ANI) July 14, 2019
6.00 pm: Unknown gumen shot dead PSO of National Conference leader Peer Tauqeer Ahmad at Hiller kokernag area in Anantnag district. The PSO has been identified as Reyaz Ahmad who is a Personal Security Officer (PSO) of NC leader.
5.15 pm: Himachal Pradesh: 10 people rescued from the debris of a building in Kumarhatti that collapsed today. Director cum Special Secretary Revenue & Disaster Management DC Rana, says, "total 25 persons were on the spot. It is raining heavily. NDRF team from Panchkula moving"
5.00 pm: Kumar Sanjay Krishna, Additional Chief Secretary, Revenue and Disaster Management, Assam: We have instructed all Deputy Commissioners to provide rescue and relief operations everywhere. Relief camps have been opened.
Tripura: Incessant rains in state have led to flood like situation in Agartala. pic.twitter.com/hybh8ClkQf— ANI (@ANI) July 14, 2019
4.20 pm: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) MP, Manoj Jha has given zero hour notice in Rajya Sabha on 'Bihar floods' for July 15.
4.00 pm: A 12-year-old boy who fell in a waste water tank of Sudha Dairy Plant in Bihar's Gaya, was rescued and taken to hospital where he was declared brought dead.
BJP Karnataka President, BS Yeddyurappa on being asked 'DK Shivakumar says if rebel MLAs vote against the govt they will be disqualified': The Speaker doesn't have the right to disqualify anybody because of the Supreme Court's decision. #Karnataka pic.twitter.com/6WsgURJBpK— ANI (@ANI) July 14, 2019
3.40 pm: Sanjeev Kumar Jha, Collector Balrampur has started a programme for the women of rural areas in Balrampur to spread awareness about Bank Sakhi Scheme. Collector says, “Objective is to make women of the villages self-reliant in availing benefits of the govt scheme.”
Jalpaiguri: Locals of Netaji Para area are left in lurch after flood water entered their houses, following heavy rainfall in the region. They say,"Govt should look into the matter, till date we haven't received any help." #WestBengal pic.twitter.com/ghRFilf7Ci— ANI (@ANI) July 14, 2019
01:22 pm: Congress party has called for a Legislature Party meeting in Karnataka tomorrow.
01:13 pm: Roads washed away as water from Brahmaputra river enters Nagaon area in Morigaon, in Assam.
01:10 pm: Death toll rises to 50 due to flooding and landslide in the country, following incessant rainfall; 25 people injured, search for 33 missing underway: Nepal Police.
01:00 pm: Heavy rainfall likely to occur at isolated places in Nainital, Champawat, Udham Singh Nagar, Pithoragarh, Chamoli, Tehri, Dehradun and Haridwar districts today and tomorrow.
12:40 pm: Lok Speaker Om Birla, BJP MPs Hans Raj Hans and Manoj Tiwari and Union Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' take part in 'Swachhta Abhiyaan' in Parliament.
12:34 pm: Trinamool Congress MP Shanta Chhetri has given Zero Hour Notice in Rajya Sabha on 'Metro Rail accident and neglect by Centre of Metro Rail Kolkata.'
11:30 am: Earthquake of magnitude 6.4 strikes 210 km west of Broome in Australia.
11:06 am: India-Pakistan bilateral meeting on Kartarpur Corridor underway at Wagah, Pakistan.
11:05 am: I have confidence on all our MLAs. They have been elected from Congress party & they have been there for a long period. They have fought like tigers in their domain: DK Shivakumar, Congress.
10:50 am: A 22-year-old man was stabbed to death for resisting snatching bid in Defence Colony police station limits last night, Police have arrested two people, further investigation is underway.
10:31 am: BJP Working President JP Nadda and Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das take part at BJP membership drive program in Pancha village, in Ranchi.
10:27 am: Incessant rainfall affects Darjeeling, Coochbehar and Jalpaiguri districts in West Bengal.
10:26 am: Union Minister of Information and Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar chairs Steering Committee Meeting of International Film Festival of India (IFFI), in Panaji. Chief Minister Pramod Sawant also present.
10:10 am: Train services on Delhi Metro's Magenta Line disrupted on Sunday morning.
10:07 am: Fire breaks out at Anaj Mandi in Ambala, Haryana, fire tenders present at the spot.
09:55 am: Several villages in Darbhanga and Madhubani flooded following heavy rainfall in Bihar.
09:15 am: Indian delegation arrives at Attari border, to hold bilateral meeting with their Pakistani counterparts on Kartarpur Corridor at Wagah.
08:51 am: Kartarpur talks to begin shorly. A delegation of 20 Pakistani official headed by Dr Mohammad Faisal, Spokesperson of Ministry of Foreign Affairs Pakistan to take part in the meeting.
08:13 am: ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: England and New Zealand to face-off in the final at Lord's in London, today.
08:08 am: Wimbledon 2019: Defending Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic to face Roger Federer in men's singles final today.
07:30 am: India, Pakistan to hold bilateral meeting on Kartarpur Corridor, at Wagah today.
07:11 am: Nepal Flood Update: 43 people dead, 24 missing and 20 injured due to flooding and landslide in the country, following incessant rainfall, says Nepal Police.
07:09 am: An elderly couple was murdered allegedly by their own grandson in Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua. Police say they have nabbed the prime accused and interrogated him regarding the same. An FIR has been registered and the investigation is underway.
06:51 am: Power outage strikes New York City, subway services affected.
06:40 am: Flood situation deteriorates in Assam, 70 per cent of Kaziranga National Park submerged, animals taken to highlands.
06:10 am: Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal, facing floods and landslides due to incessant rainfall in the region. At least 34 people have been killed and 18 others are missing according to the Nepal Police.