Breaking News July 10
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi will visit Amethi today, his first after losing the parliamentary constituency to Union minister Smriti Irani in this general election, to ascertain the cause of his defeat. Karnataka crisis shifted to Mumbai as senior Congress leader DK Shivakumar reached the Maximum City to meet the rebel lawmakers staying at a hotel in Powai. The one-day International will turn into 'two' as the high-octane semi-final clash between India and New Zealand is set to resume today at 10:30 a.m local (3:00 p.m IST) at Old Trafford after consistent rain in Manchester.
Breaking News July 10: Here are all the LIVE updates
8.38 pm: Rahul Gandhi in Amethi: I am an MP from Wayanad, I have to devote time to Wayanad, but I'd give time to you as well. I was Amethi MP for 15 years, I have old ties with Amethi. Whenever Amethi would need me, be it at night or 4 in the morning, I would be here.
4.30 pm: Union Cabinet declares Sikhs for Justice,a fringe group run by few radical Sikhs of foreign nationality in US, Canada, UK etc, as an unlawful assn under provision 3(1) of UAPA, Act 1967. 12 cases filed, 39 ppl of SFJ arrested. Many social media handles of SFJ blocked.
3.30 pm: Rose Valley scam: After Prosenjit Chatterjee, ED summons Rituparna Sengupta.
3.15 pm: MoS External Affairs V Muraleedharan: Government has adopted multipronged approach to give respite to wives deserted by their NRI husbands. MEA provides counselling, guidance and info about legal procedures, mechanisms for serving judicial summons on Overseas Indian husband.
3.00 pm: Shamli Police arrested two arms smugglers during an encounter with them in Kairana area earlier today. Ajay Kumar Pandey, ASP says,"we have recovered around 10 illegal guns along with live cartridges.They were also under the radar of Delhi police."
2.45 pm: Assam: Incessant rain in the state has led to flood like situation in Golaghat; several villages in the district have been flooded.
2.30 pm: MoS Home G Kishan Reddy in Lok Sabha: Pakistan's ISI is known for giving support to Khalistani elements in Canada for anti-India activities. We have zero tolerance policy on this and have taken many important steps against it.
2 pm: BJP MP Tejasvi Surya in Lok Sabha: Illegal immigrants are a security threat to the state. Yesterday a terror module that operates from Bangladesh was busted in Bengaluru. I call upon the Centre to extend NRC to Karnataka and Bengaluru to weed out Bangladeshis who have come here illegally.
1.30 pm: Bulandshahr: Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) conducts raids at the residence of District Magistrate (DM) Abhay Kumar Singh in connection with an illegal mining case.
1 pm: Karnataka BJP President BS Yeddyurappa other BJP leaders to meet Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala today.
12.30 pm: Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal: A major crackdown on those who sell spurious mineral water was carried out at more than 300 places.More than 800 persons,including manager of 4 pantry cars,were arrested and 48,860 bottles recovered. Action was taken on the complaint of passengers.
12 pm: V Muraleedharan, MOS MEA in Lok Sabha: Ministry revoked the passport of Nirav Modi as per provisions of Section 10(3)(c) of The Passports Act,1967, on 23 Feb,2018.The Ministry has no means to verify the travels, if any, of Nirav Modiand passport used for such travels by him.
11.30 am: Karnataka rebel Congress and JD(S) leaders who have resigned from Assembly, move Supreme Court accusing the Speaker of abandoning his constitutional duty and deliberately delaying acceptance of their resignations. Supreme Court to hear the matter tomorrow.
11.20 am: Delhi Police Special Cell has arrested gangsters Kamaljeet Singh and Sunil Malik; Two semi-automatic pistols, four magazines and two dozen cartridges recovered. The two criminals are involved in total of 55 cases.
11.10 am: Death toll rises to 4 in the incident where an under construction building collapsed in Pulikeshi Nagar, Bengaluru, earlier today. 7 injured people are undergoing treatment.
11.00 am: Ganga river flowing close to danger mark at 338.05 meter in Uttarakhand's Rishikesh, following heavy rainfall in the region.
10.50 am: National Investigation Agency (NIA) attaches residence of Kashmiri separatist leader Asiya Andrabi as per provisions of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act.
10.40 am: Central Railway: PL-32 Panvel-CSMT Harbour line local held up between Sewri and Cotton Green due to technical problem. Technical team on the job to restore.
10.35 am: Karnataka Minister DK Shivakumar outside Renaissance Mumbai Convention Centre Hotel: Nothing is permanent in politics. There are no friends and no enemies. Anyone can turn at any moment. I'm trying to contact them (rebel MLAs). I'll get a call. Their heart is beating to meet their friend.
10.30 am: External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar to attend 19th Commonwealth Foreign Affairs Ministers' Meeting in London today. He is likely to meet the British Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, Jeremey Hunt and various other leaders during the meeting.