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The so called Modi wave is over with the elections but the heat wave is still killing us. But in relief to people, the IMD has predicted rainfall in several states, including Uttar Pradesh and Himachal Pradesh. In sports, its cricket fever all over the world and in today encounter of the the ICC World Cup 2019 is between South Africa and Bangladesh. On the business front, the share market is closed today but the sales of Tata moters, Honda cars and Royal Enfield dipped in May. Hello and welcome to News Nation real-time breaking blog. Be it politics, sports, business, world or entertainment, we will serve you all the latest news as soon as they break.
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#11:18 pm: Don't draw hasty conclusions on draft of New Education Policy: Vice President Naidu.
#10:45 pm: JDU, BJP leaders skip each other's 'Iftar' parties in Patna.
#10:18 pm: Enforcement Directorate (ED) has summoned Robert Vadra for questioning in cases related to alleged land grab in Delhi NCR, Bikaner, and properties abroad. He has been summoned to appear before the agency on Tuesday.
#09:40 pm: Kalanidhi Naithani, SSP Lucknow: Police seized illicit liquor worth over Rs 50 lakh from a truck, today. A man has been arrested in connection with the case, two men are absconding, the truck has been seized. Further proceedings underway.
#09:38 pm: NCP leader Sharad Pawar has written to Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis demanding 'exemplary action' against IAS officer Nidhi Choudhary for her tweet on Mahatma Gandhi.
#09:23 pm: In the wake of a controversy over the draft National Education Policy recommending to teach Hindi in non-Hindi speaking states, the CPI(M) Sunday said such forcible imposition will lead to feelings of "linguistic chauvinism" detrimental for the unity of the country.
#08:57 pm: Patna: Former Chief Minister of Bihar and HAM Chief Jitan Ram Manjhi attended 'iftar' hosted by Janata Dal (United). Union Minister and LJP leader Ram Vilas Paswan and MP from Jamui, Chirag Paswan also present.
#08:50 pm: No doctors or health facilities are available here. We're running a hospital and there can be attempts to dismantle it. Barrage should be constructed, it's construction is pending. Thinking of resigning from parliament, there's possibility that I might contest next Assembly polls: Rampur MP Azam Khan.
#08:34 pm: Pinaki Misra BJD MP from Puri has been appointed as Biju Janata Dal's Parliamentary Party Leader, Kandhamal MP Dr Achyuta Samanta as Chief Whip and Kendrapara MP Anubhav Mohanty as Deputy Chief Whip.
#08:02 pm: Bihar: Visuals of 'iftar' hosted by Rabri Devi at her residence in Patna, Tej Pratap Yadav also present.
Bihar: Visuals of 'iftar' hosted by Rabri Devi at her residence in Patna, Tej Pratap Yadav also present. pic.twitter.com/EVtRHE4H5a— ANI (@ANI) June 2, 2019
#07:56 pm: Tamil Nadu: River Vaigai in Madurai dries up due to intense heat wave in the region.
#07:20 pm: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has resigned from Bijepur Assembly seat and has retained Hinjili Assembly seat. He had contested from two seats- Bijepur and Hinjili- in elections to the State Legislative Assembly.
#07:01 pm: Jammu and Kashmir: Terrorists hurl grenade on the residence of NC leader Ghulam Mohi Ud din Mir, at Muran, Pulwama. It exploded outside the compound wall. No loss of life or injury reported.
#06:49 pm: Tamil Nadu: Rameswaram-Chennai Express has not departed from Pamban railway station for Chennai today, due to strong wind conditions at Pamban railway bridge.
#06:36 pm: High Commission of India in Islamabad: India has protested to Pakistan against gross intimidation of guests invited for an iftar event, yesterday. Have requested the Pak govt to urgently investigate these ugly events & share the results of the exercise with the High Commission.
#06:15 pm: Mumbai bound GoAir flight made emergency landing in Aurangabad, today. Flight was flying from Patna to Mumbai. All passengers safe.
#05:50 pm: Maharashtra Minister Chandrakant Patil visits drought affected areas in Aurangabad.
#05:25 pm: UP CM Yogi Adityanath: Will not let anyone play with law. Have made it clear to the heads of all the Commissions that there should be transparency in competitive exams. Want to assure the youth of the state that people who will try to play with their future will be put behind bars.
#04:15 pm: Hyderabad: Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao takes part in the celebrations of fifth Telangana Formation Day, earlier today.
#03:38 pm: Rajasthan's folk dancer Queen Harish and 3 others were killed in a road accident near Bilara, Jodhpur, earlier today. Rajasthan's folk dancer Queen Harish and 3 others were killed in a road accident near Bilara, Jodhpur, earlier today.
#03:36 pm: Karnataka: Five people killed and one injured in a collision between a truck and a car in Belgaum, today. A case has been registered.
#02:57 pm: Uttarakhand: Indo-Tibetan Border Police is conducting a search operation for 8 climbers who went missing on Friday. They had gone towards Nanda Devi East.
#02:40 pm: Severe heatwave continues across Maharashtra, mercury touches 45 degrees Celsius in Nagpur.
#02:15 pm: Jharkhand: Wreath laying of Sashastra Seema Bal jawan Neeraj Chhetri who lost his life in encounter with Naxals in Dumka today.
Jharkhand: Wreath laying of Sashastra Seema Bal jawan Neeraj Chhetri who lost his life in encounter with Naxals in Dumka today. pic.twitter.com/Pe9uLFEZZ4— ANI (@ANI) June 2, 2019
#02:10 pm: Uttarakhand: Indo-Tibetan Border Police with the help of Indian Air Force has rescued four climbers from Nanda Devi Base Camp. The climbers have been brought to Pithoragarh.
#02:03 pm: Kerala: Police has arrested a 63-year-old Madrassa teacher from Kottayam after he was charged for sexually abusing several children for years.
#01:07 pm: Karnataka CMO: CM HD Kumaraswamy likely to start his villages tour program from next month.
#12:55 pm: Border Security Force: An elderly Pakistan national was apprehended yesterday from Sunderbani(J&K) area. He had probably strayed from his territory, was struck by heat wave and was barely conscious. He was provided medical help but he passed away.
#12:30 pm: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar on cabinet expansion: Vacancies from JDU quota in the cabinet were empty so JDU leaders were inducted, there is no issue with BJP, everything is fine.
#12:10 pm: KC Tyagi, JDU: The proposal that was given was unacceptable to the JDU therefore we have decided that in future also JDU will never be a part of the NDA led Union Cabinet, this is our final decision.
#12:01 pm: Vice Admiral Ajendra Bahadur Singh assumed the duties of Deputy Chief of Integrated Defence Staff (Doctrine Organisation Training) on 31st May 2019.
#11:45 am: Bihar cabinet expansion: Eight JDU leaders take oath as ministers in State Government.
Bihar cabinet expansion: Eight JDU leaders take oath as ministers in State Government pic.twitter.com/LHqNVFVteA— ANI (@ANI) June 2, 2019
#11:40 am: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh to visit Siachen Glacier tomorrow as his first visit to a Defence base outside the national capital. Army Chief General Bipin Rawat to accompany him.
#11:30 am: Arjun Singh,BJP: CM Mamata Banerjee arrested 10 people for chanting 'Jai Sri Ram', so now BJP will send 10 Lakh postcards with 'Jai Sri Ram' written on them, to her, let her arrest 10 lakh people. It seems she has lost her mental balance.
#11:20 am: Prime Minister Narendra Modi greets people on Telangana formation day: Click here to read full story
#10:37 am: Bihar cabinet expansion today: JDU's Neeraj Kumar(pic 1),Shyam Rajak(pic 2) and Ashok Choudhary to take oath as ministers
Bihar cabinet expansion today: JDU's Neeraj Kumar(pic 1),Shyam Rajak(pic 2) and Ashok Choudhary to take oath as ministers pic.twitter.com/mXF2mTqvrn— ANI (@ANI) June 2, 2019
#10:20 am: Delhi: Union Home Minister Amit Shah pays tribute at National Police Memorial.
#10:10 am: Delhi: More than 50 cars were gutted after fire broke out in a yard at a Police station in Sagarpur yesterday.
Delhi: More than 50 cars were gutted after fire broke out in a yard at a Police station in Sagarpur yesterday pic.twitter.com/zAnfFsBwq0— ANI (@ANI) June 2, 2019
#09:40 am: Madhav Bhandari,BJP on Asaduddin Owaisi: Unhe soch samajh ke bolna chahiye. Unko kisi ne kirayedaar nahi kaha, lekin hissedari ki bhasha bolenge to hissedari 1947 mein de di toh maamla khatam ho gaya
#09:20 am: Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan Ajay Bisaria: We apologise to all our guests who were aggressively turned away from our Iftar yesterday. Such intimidatory tactics are deeply disappointing. They not only violate basic norms of diplomatic conduct and civilized behaviour, they are counter-productive for our bilateral relations.
#09:08 am: Maharashtra: Fire breaks out in Jadhav market in Nala Sopara,Palghar. Fire tenders at the spot.
#08:50 am: Brazil football star Neymar accused of raping woman in Paris: Reports
#08:30 am: Sources on harassment of guests at Iftar hosted by Indian High Commission in Islamabad: Pakistani agencies virtually laid siege on Hotel Serena on Saturday, harassed,intimidated and turned back hundreds of guests. Before that, they called invitees from masked numbers and threatened them with consequences if they attended the Iftar
#08:03 am: In an encounter with Naxals in Dumka, 1 jawan has lost his life and 4 others are injured. According to our information 4-5 Naxals have been shot: Superintendent of Police, Y S Ramesh
#07:49 am: IMD Lucknow: Thunderstorm/ lightening/ rain accompanied with hail and gusty wind very likely to occur today during next three hours at few places over Hardoi, Sitapur, Lucknow, Barabanki districts & adjoining areas.
#07:25 am: J&K: Inayat Manzoor, hockey player from Budgam, returns from National Hockey Championship; says, "I didn't even know about hockey before joining Women's Govt College. I hadn't even stepped out of house before going for National trials. I want to play for India in internationals".
#07:05 am: Visakhapatnam: Police arrested 3 persons yesterday who used to collect information about corrupt government employees and then blackmail them for money.
#06:50 am: In new electronic time, no idea what's happening in polls: TS Singh Deo on Congress' Lok Sabha debacle
#06:40 am: A 17-year-old girl allegedly committed suicide by setting herself ablaze in Rajasthan's Makrana yesterday. SHO Jitender Singh Charan says, "investigation is underway. A case under POCSO Act was registered by her father a month ago, accused were arrested".
#06:30 am: Liverpool FC beats Tottenham Hotspur FC by 2-0 in the UEFA Champions League Final at Estadio Metropolitano in Madrid, Spain. Jürgen Klopp wins his first Champions League title as a manager.