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News Alert! I believe sooner they’re hanged, better it is says Badrinath Singh, father of Nirbhaya



14: 58 pm They were not juveniles. It is unfortunate that they committed such crime. This decision reaffirms our trust in the court that we will definitely get justice: Asha Devi, mother of 2012 Delhi gang rape victim on SC’s dismissal of the convicts’ review petition

14: 57 pm I welcome this decision as it proves justice can be delayed but not denied. It’s a landmark decision. This judgement shows that law takes its own course in this country: Rekha Sharma, Chairman of NCW on SC’s decision to dismiss review pleas in 2012 Delhi gang-rape case

14: 54 pm It is a victorious moment. Faith in the judiciary has been reinstated. We are satisfied today. The only request to the Central govt is to expedite whatever process is to follow now: Rohan Mahajan, lawyer of the family of 2012 Delhi gang rape victim

14:43 pm They were not juveniles. It is unfortunate that they committed such crime. This decision reaffirms our trust in the court that we will definitely get justice: Asha Devi, mother of 2012 Delhi gang rape victim on SC’s dismissal of the accused’s review petition

14: 40 pm We knew that review petition will be dismissed. But what next? So much time has gone by & threat to women have gone up in this span. I believe sooner they’re hanged, better it is: Badrinath Singh,father of 2012 Delhi gang-rape victim on SC’s dismissal of 3 accused review petition

14:23 pm 2012 Delhi gang-rape case: Supreme Court dismisses review pleas filed by 3 of the 4 convicts seeking reduction of their death sentence to a life term, upholds its earlier order of death sentence.

13:42 pm Thai authorities say second phase of operation to rescue trapped boys and coach began at 11 a.m: The Associated Press

Complete ban on female circumcision case: Supreme Court to hear the plea on July 16.

— ANI (@ANI) July 9, 2018

13: 02 pm Forensic Unit team arrives at District Jail Baghpat where Gangster Munna Bajrangi was shot dead earlier today. SP Baghpat says, “A Sunil Rathi has been accused of killing Gangster Munna Bajrangi; Body sent for postmortem, fair investigation will be done.”

12: 51 am For the past 3 days, my mother has stopped taking food and medicines. I appeal to the organization to send him back. True jihad is to serve old parents: Brother of the man from J&K’s Doda who is suspected of joining a terrorist org, whose photo is circulating on social media.

12: 50 pm UP CM Yogi Adityanath distributes books to students at a primary school in Sambhal’s Madara.

12: 37 am Jammu & Kashmir: Police & BSF arrests four people, recovers 12 kg of contraband drugs & 2 AK-56 rifles,2 magazines and AK-56 rounds from 2 vehicles; Case registered, further investigation underway

12: 35 pm WATCH A Mumbai Policewoman helps an elderly couple wade through a waterlogged street in Mumbai’s Hindmata area.

11: 50 am Supreme Court refuses to allow offering of Namaz at Taj Mahal. The Court says the historic Taj Mahal is one of the seven wonders of the world, so it should be kept in mind that no Namaz will be offered there. There are other places where one can do that.

11: 44 am Maharashtra Education Minister declares holiday today in all schools and colleges in Mumbai Metropolitan Region due to heavy rainfall.

11: 30 am Jammu And Kashmir: 1 terrorist was killed in forest area of Kupwara’s Handwara earlier today, in an encounter with security forces which started last night. The encounter is still underway. (visuals deferred by unspecified time)

11: 26 am Heavy duty pumps are being used to pump out water from railway tracks at Dadar, Matunga Road, Goregaon & other locations. All efforts are being made to ensure smooth functioning of Western Railway suburban services despite very heavy & incessant rainfall: Western Railway Mumbai

11: 07 am External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj met South Korean President Moon Jae-in, in Delhi.

10: 50 am Heavy rain continues to lash Maharashtra’s Palghar; Visuals from Vasai

10: 17 am Thailand: Visuals of the operation to rescue members of the Wild Boar football team stuck at the flooded Tham Luang cave in Chiang Rai, yesterday. 6 members of the team were rescued yesterday, operation to rescue the remaining members has resumed today.

9: 45 am Keeping with PM Modi’s ‘Make in India’ policy, the first step was taken today, both the leaders (South Korean President&PM Modi) will visit Samsung’s manufacturing site which will be producing 10 million units of mobile phones per month by 2020: South Korean Trade Minister Delhi

9: 37 am Delhi: Union Minister Suresh Prabhu and South Korean Trade Minister Kim Hyun-Chong sign agreements. Union Minister Prabhu says, “Trade and commerce will play their own roles in taking bilateral relations between both the countries forward.”

9: 26 am Foot over bridge (FOB) at Kurla station waterlogged as heavy rain continues to lash the city of Mumbai.

9: 06 am Maharashtra: Heavy rain has led to a flood-like situation in Thane.

9: 00 am Trains are being run at restricted speed at Nala Sopara due to water on railway tracks. There is no water logging anywhere else on Western Railway routes. Suburban services are functioning: Western Railway PRO Maharashtra

8: 45 am Heavy rain alert has been issued for the next few days. Holidays of all the officers have been cancelled and they have been asked to stay in their respective areas so that response time can be reduced in case of an emergency: Uttarakhand CM Trivendra Singh Rawat

8: 41 am Chhattisgarh: Fire had broken out at a godown in Raipur last night. No casualties have been reported. Fire dept official says ‘Fire is under control now. There are 9 fire tenders present here and it took 14-15 fire tenders to control the fire.’

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8: 00 am Jammu And Kashmir: Two terrorists barged into the house of a resident in Hajin’s Shahgund village in Bandipora district yesterday and tried to slit the throat of his wife. The woman later succumbed to her injuries at a hospital in Srinagar.

7: 07 am Modi speaks about Emergency that happened 43 years back, but what about the undeclared Emergency in last 4 years? Farmers are committing suicide, agricultural schemes are failing, farmers aren’t getting new loans & trade is on slow track: Mallikarjun Kharge, Congress (08.07.18)

7: 05 am Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been asking, at every function, about what the Congress has done for the country in the past 70 years. A chaiwala like him could become Prime Minister because we preserved democracy: Mallikarjun Kharge, Congress in Mumbai (08.07.18)

7: 00 am Chhattisgarh: Woman was allegedly raped in Surajpur, says, ‘We used to study together. He exploited me sexually & said that he’ll marry me, but didn’t. I got pregnant. He’s Home Minister’s nephew’ SP G.Jaiswal says, ‘we’ve registered an FIR & are investigating the case’ (8.7.18)

6: 35 am UPDATE: The reason of the fire is not known as yet. 9 fire tenders are present here: Shiv Kumar Singh, fire official on the fire that broke out at a godown in Raipur, Chhattisgarh

6: 30 am Chhattisgarh: Fire broke out at a godown in Raipur at midnight. 4 fire tenders present at the spot. No casualties reported.