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8.00 pm: FIFA World Cup 2018: Brazil edge towards knockouts after Costa Rica late show

7.51 pm: All-female ISIS terror attack plotters in UK sentenced to long jail terms

6.08 pm: Bankers lobby IBA flays arrest of Bank of Maharashtra brass, to approach highest authority.


4.00 pm: Sensex zooms 257.21 points to end at 35,689.60; Nifty up 80.75 points to 10,821.85.

3:06 pm: Fodder Scam: Former Bihar CM Lalu Yadav’s provisional bail extended till July 3 by Ranchi High Court

2:42 pm: Vadodara: Body of a class 9th student was found inside the school. More details awaited.

1:57 pm: Thunderstorm accompanied with rain & dust is likely to occur later today over some areas in Etawah, Auraiya, Kannauj, Kanpur Dehat, Kanpur Nagar, Mainpuri, Hardoi, Unnao, Shravasti, Balrampur & adjoining areas: Meteorological Centre, Lucknow

1:27 pm: Madhya Pradesh: Police arrested a teacher for allegedly raping a Class 4th student at a government school in Shahdol’s Burhar. Case registered under section 367 of Indian Penal Code and POCSO Act.

1:04 pm: Congress President Rahul Gandhi appoints JD Seelam and Mahendra Joshi as the Secretary and Shashi Kant Sharma as the Joint Secretary, All India Congress Committee (AICC) attached with the General Secretary, Incharge Organisation.

12: 57 pm: Congress today appointed Mallikarjun Kharge as the Maharashtra Congress in-charge.

12: 31 pm: Jammu & Kashmir: Total of 4 terrorists gunned down by security forces in Anantnag’s Srigufwara area, tweets DGP S.P. Vaid

12: 19 pm: London’s Charing Cross station evacuated after reports of man on track claiming to have a bomb, reports Reuters quoting Police.

Lt. Colonel Purohit outside Bombay High Court after the Court admitted his discharge application; Final hearing in 2008 Malegaon blast case to be on July 16.

12:15 pm: High Commission of Pakistan issued visas to over 300 Sikh pilgrims from India to observe the death anniversary of Maharaja Ranjit Singh at Gurdwara Dera Sahib, Lahore from 21st-30th June. A special train was arranged by Pakistan Railways from Attari to Pakistan on 21st June.

12: 12 pm: Share of India in world trade should be doubled to 3.4 pc, says PM stressing on reducing dependence on imports in sectors like oil.

12: 08 pm: ED moves special court to declare Vijay Mallya fugitive offender and confiscate assets worth Rs 12,500 crore under new legislation: Officials.

11: 57 am: We have to start working on double digit GDP growth to break into USD 5 trillion economy club: PM.

FDI inflow in four yrs, foreign exchange reserves are at record highs, says PM Modi.

GST is transforming business; 54 lakh new indirect tax payers have registered after GST to take total base to over 1 crore: PM Modi.

India has moved away from culture of delaying work: PM Narendra Modi at foundation stone laying ceremony of new Commerce Ministry building.

11:53 am: Delhi: Police found dismembered body of a woman in a bag near Haji colony in Sarita Vihar police station limits yesterday. A case has been registered under sections 302 & 201 of IPC and further investigation is underway.

11: 44 am: 2008 Malegaon blast case: Bombay High Court admits discharge application of Lt. Colonel Purohit; Final hearing in the case to be held on July 16.

11:33: am: Andhra Pradesh: TDP MP CM Ramesh’s (second from left) indefinite hunger strike enters third day in Kadapa Zilla Parishad office demanding the Centre to set up an integrated steel plant in Kadapa district as promised in AP Re-organisation Act.

10:12 am: Jammu & Kashmir: 2 terrorists gunned down by security forces in an encounter underway in Anantnag’s Srigufwara area, another terrorist trapped.

9:01 am: Bihar: 10-year-old died after being shot in the head for plucking mangoes from an orchard in Khagaria’s Gogri Police Station limits; the incident took place yesterday. Police says the boy’s body has been sent for postmortem & that probe to nab the culprit is underway.

6:57 am: Jammu & Kashmir: An encounter started between security forces and terrorists in Anantnag’s Srigufwara area. 2 to 3 Jammu & Kashmir. More details awaited.