The death toll in a landslide which buried a village in southwest China rose to 29, according to state media, with 22 still missing days after the disaster struck. Official news agency Xinhua said that 40 people have been rescued from the site in Shuicheng county, Guizhou province, according to the local emergency rescue command. Meanwhile, all India Shia Personal Law Board will hold elaborate discussions on the need to have strict laws pertaining to mob lynching in its annual meeting today in Lucknow.
Check all the latest updates of July 28 here:
3:00 pm: 21 people injured after a truck overturned at Mandyali village in Bilaspur district today. Truck was carrying 40 pilgrims from Punjab who had come to offer prayers at Naina Devi Temple.
2:55 pm: Naxals noticed the police team & blasted 2 IEDs and started firing. An exchange of fire broke out after which Naxals fled taking advantage of heavy rains, forests and mountains. No security force or civilian injury was reported: SP Narayanpur.
2:45 pm: Kathua case | Trial against juvenile from Monday as HC denies early hearing on his minor status.
2:30 pm: 'Abhyas Varga' of BJP Ministers-MPs will be held on 3rd and 4th August, in Delhi. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union Home Minister Amit Shah and National working President Jagat Prakash Nadda will be present.
2:15 pm: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Parliamentary Party Meeting to be held at Parliament Library Building, on 30 July.
2:05 pm: Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu pays last respect to senior Congress leader and former Union Minister Jaipal Reddy at the latter's residence, in Hyderabad. Jaipal Reddy passed away today at the age of 77.
2:05 pm: Many Congress and NCP leaders are ready to join BJP but a few chosen ones will be inducted. Those involved in an ongoing investigation by ED or any agency won't be inducted. We don't need to invite or chase anyone, people are approaching us: Maharashtra CM on Sharad Pawar's statement.
2:00 pm: Lack of clarity on top leadership after Rahul Gandhi's resignation hurting Congress: Shashi Tharoor.
1:50 pm: Presently, 615 relief camps are operational in 12 districts with 99,659 inmates&49 Relief Distribution Centres in districts of Sonitpur, Barpeta, Kokrajhar, Kamrup and Morigaon. One person lost his life in Barpeta in last 24 hours: Assam State Disaster Management Authority.
1:30 pm: Six children drowned while taking bath in a pond in Chapra's Isuapur area, today.
1:15 pm: Union Home Minister Amit Shah, at UP govt’s 2nd groundbreaking ceremony of projects: PM said India will be made a US$ 5 trillion economy. Remarks were made by people. But I'd like to say that b/w 2014-2019, central govt completed the work of laying down a foundation for this.
1:05 pm: A huge boulder falls on a tractor, in a landslide on Nayabazar-Legship road near Reshikhola. No injuries or casualties have been reported. The road is blocked.
#WATCH Sikkim: A huge boulder falls on a tractor, in a landslide on Nayabazar-Legship road near Reshikhola. No injuries or casualties have been reported. The road is blocked. pic.twitter.com/k7u8POG6aH— ANI (@ANI) July 28, 2019
12:55 pm: Body of BJP worker Kashinath Ghosh recovered from a canal in Hooghly's Goghat. Ghosh had been accused of being involved in the murder of TMC worker Lalchand Bagh. BJP has alleged that TMC is behind the murder of Ghosh.
12:45 pm: Post the Investors Summit, as far as pvt investment is concerned, investment of more than Rs 1.50 Lakh Crore is being done in UP. As far as public investment is concerned, we have been successful in bringing in more than 1.25 Lakh Crore of investment: CM Yogi
12:30 pm: Chief Ministers of the Himalayan states at the conclave are discussing different issues including development, environment conservation and disaster management. A common agenda will also be prepared.
12:20 pm: Indian embassy issues advisory warning against job fraudsters.
12:10 pm: Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman arrives for 'Conclave of the Himalayan States' in Mussoorie. Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Rawat,Himachal Pradesh CM Jairam Thakur and Nagaland CM Neiphiu Rio also present.
11:45 am: Where have we reached? The way I am being pressurized to deal with the situation (recent political developments in Karnataka) being a speaker... all these things have pushed me into a sea of depression: Speaker KR Ramesh Kumar.
11:30 am: It's a matter of happiness that 'Back to Village' program was held in remote villages too. Officials reached Shopian, Pulwama, Kulgam & Anantnag without fear. Participation in such programs show our brothers&sisters in Kashmir want good governance: PM Modi.
11:15 am: Chandrayaan 2 is Indian to the core. It is purely Indian in heart & spirit. It is a totally swadeshi and home grown mission. We are now eagerly waiting for September, when Lander Vikram & Rover Pragyan will land on lunar surface: PM Modi.
10:50 am: Over 140 people accused of rape, cow slaughter, kidnapping, illegal mining and other cases have surrendered before the Rampur district court in Uttar Pradesh between June 1 and July 15 amid a crackdown on suspected criminals.
10:40 am: Inputs about a major terrorist attack being planned by Pakistan-based terrorist groups in Kashmir valley, behind the govt decision to deploy 100 more companies of paramilitary forces there.
10:30 am: CM Trivendra Singh Rawat, Himachal Pradesh CM Jairam Thakur, Meghalaya CM Conrad Sangma, Nagaland CM Neiphiu Rio and others at 'Conclave of the Himalayan States', in Mussoorie.
10:05 am: There is an understanding on about 240 seats between NCP and Congress ahead of assembly elections. Also, we are in talks with other parties for rest of the seats. I am expecting that in coming 8-10 days all seats will be decided: Sharad Pawar, NCP Chief.
10:00 am: Rajesh Kumar,Chief Public Relation Officer,East Central Railway:Train services temporarily suspended between Samastipur-Darbhanga due to rising water levels.Assistant Engineer is at site and other senior officers of Samastipur Division have been rushed to site now.