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News Alerts! Dahanu local caught Fire at Virar station due to short circuit



18.30 pm Dahanu local caught Fire at Western Railways’s Virar railway station due to short circuit

17.30 pm I had expressed regret that day itself and again express regret today: BJP MLA Dhan Singh Rawat’s son Raja who had thrashed a man in a case of road rage on June 1 in Rajasthan’s Banswara

16.58 pm 5 people were injured, ad hoc compensation of Rs 1 lakh will be given to them, their treatment expenses will be taken care of by Railways: Piyush Goyal, Railway Minister on part of road over bridge collapsed in Mumbai’s Andheri

16.50 pm I have ordered an inquiry into this. Commissioner of Rail Safety will give report in 15 days: Piyush Goyal

16. 43 pm Harbour line traffic near Andheri, Mumbai has been restored.

16.00 pm 2 Indian pilgrims, from Andhra Pradesh and Kerala, who had gone to Kailash Mansarovar Yatra died in Nepal.

15.30 pm Mumbai University announces that those who have missed their exams today due to heavy rain will be allowed to write their exams again

15.05 pm Harbour line traffic near Andheri, Mumbai has been restored.

14. 30 pm We have registered a murder with rioting case in which we have identified 12 offenders by name in the FIR & 25 others

13.25 pm Former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak arrested by Malaysia’s anti-graft agency.

13.35 pm Two commercial flights landed at Simikot to rescue 525 pilgrims of Kailash Mansarovar Yatra stranded in the area.

13.25 pm Cow vigilante cases: Supreme Court says mob lynching is a crime. It is not confined to any motive ( cow vigilantism or child lifting rumours.

13.15 pm We’re assessing that by 1400 hrs we’ll be able to restore harbour line route which will ensure connectivity b/w Church Gate as well as CSMT to Goregaon: Western Railway PRO

12.00 pm Delhi HC extends interim protection from arrest granted to senior Congress leader P Chidambaram in INX Media case till August 1

11.50 am: Mumbai: A double decker bus crashed with a overhead pillar in Bandra. More details awaited.

11.55 am: 6 people killed, 3 injured after a vehicle fell into Koshi River in Sunsari District of Nepal while they were going to Biratnagar. All the people are residents of Madhubani’s Ghoghardiha in Bihar. The driver of the vehicle has been arrested.

11.55 am: Supreme Court expresses displeasure over Union of India for not taking enough measures for effectively handling the plight of construction workers despite collecting more than Rs 20,000 Crores in the form of cess for their welfare.

11.55 am: Andhra Pradesh: 5 people died, 9 injured in a collision between a lorry and an auto-rickshaw in the wee hours of this morning in East Godavari district’s Kakinada city. Police is on the lookout for the driver.

11.30 am: Fire breaks out at Mira Road station. More details awaited.

11.10 am: Supreme Court refuses to give an urgent hearing to a plea filed by Subramanian Swamy seeking a direction to perform ‘puja’ at Ayodhya’s disputed land.

11.00 am: Filed police complaint because this isn’t a suicide case. I don’t believe in media reports.They had never been in contact with any ‘baba’.Pipes in the wall might have been for ventilation: Dinesh,member of the family, 11 members of which were found dead in Delhi’s Burari on July 1

10.40 am: Fire breaks out in Kamala Mills in Lower Parel compound due to short circuit. More details awaited.

10.00 am: 1 person killed, 2 injured after a 30-feet-wall fell on a house last night near Hanuman temple at Ghodbunder Road in Thane. Police, RDMC, 1 emergency tender, 1 rescue vehicle & 1 JCB are present at the spot. People in 5 adjacent houses have been evacuated.

9.45 am: Chhattisgarh: Naxals revealed that very few children joined them in last 4-5 years, says DIG.

8.15 am: Nepal: Indian Embassy in Nepal has pressed in service of a medical personnel to do check up & medical aid of 250 pilgrims stranded in Simikot. The pilgrims who were on pilgrimage to Kailash Mansarovar have been stranded in Simikot due to inclement weather condition in the area.

8.05 am: Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu inquired about Kailash Mansarovar Yatra pilgrims from the state who are stranded in Nepal’s Simikot, ordered officials to provide adequate help. The Real Time Governance Centre (RTGS) officials to spoke to some of the pilgrims.

8.00 am: Mumbai: Part of a bridge collapses in Andheri west; 4 fire brigade vehicles have been rushed to the spot. More details awaited.

7.25 am: Local airlines operating on the route have been requested to ensure availability of extra aircrafts to have maximum possible sorties as soon as weather clears up. The Mission is also looking at the possibility of heli-evac for critical cases: Indian Embassy in Nepal

7.15 am: Mission has pressed in service of a medical personnel to do check up & medical aid of elderly pilgrims & is looking at various alternative routes for evacuation,but,isn’t feasible due to inclement weather condition in area:Indian Embassy in Nepal on 250 pilgrims stranded in Simikot

7.05 am: We accepted Ram Rajya as best example of governance. Why? Because there’s no discrimination under it. There is no discrimination against anyone & all sections of society get what is theirs. This is why we’ve accepted Ram Rajya as ideal form of governance: Yogi Adityanath, CM

6.55 am: We are trolled everyday, but I got to know that someone is talking about my daughter on social media. I’m filing a criminal complaint so that such people don’t get away: Priyanka Chaturvedi, Congress on rape threat which was directed at her daughter by a troll account on Twitter.

6.45 am: Roman Catholic bishop in Australia sentenced to 12 months detention for child abuse cover-up, reports The Associated Press.

6.30 am: At least 250 pilgrims from Karnataka are stranded in Nepal’s Simikot after heavy rains caused landslips along the route of the Kailash Manasarovar Yatra. The Embassy of India, Kathmandu is continuously monitoring the situation in Simikot: CMO Karnataka