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16. 39 pm Police arrested Bengali actor Joy Mukherjee yesterday, on charges of assaulting actress Sayantika Banerjee.

15.35 pm Fire breaks out in the basement of a restaurant in Bhopal’s MP Nagar; fire tenders on the spot


15. 25 pm Jaunpur: 9-year-old allegedly raped by a 15-year-old in Zafarabad’s Kalyanpur village; case registered


14.54 pm Congress ko aaj kal kuch log ‘bail-gaadi’ bolne lage hain: PM Modi in Jaipur

14.45 pm National Testing Agency to conduct NEET, JEE, UGC NET and CMAT exams from now on, the exams will be computer-based: Prakash Javadekar


14.30 pm Humare kaamkaaj ke tarike mein cheezen na atakti hain, na latakti hain aur na hi bhatakti hain: PM Modi

13. 35 pm Heated exchange between Haryana CM ML Khattar and a journalist

11.40 am: Amritsar: Punjab Education Minister OP Soni and his son and Councillor Vikas Soni hand over their urine samples for a dope test.Punjab CM had ordered a mandatory dope test for all government employees, including police personnel in a move to fight drug menace.

11.35 am: I have already clarified my stand. The accused should be punished. I am a public representative and a minister, I have taken an oath to protect the law. No has the right to take law in their hands: Union Minister Jayant Sinha on garlanding Ramgarh case (mob lynching) convicts

11.20 am: Maharashtra: Train services stopped between Badlapur and Kalyan due to water logging following heavy rainfall.

10.50 am: Bihar: A preliminary report has been registered, 6 people have been arrested out of total 19 accused: AK Singh, DSP, Chhapra Sadar on student of a private school in Saran district alleging she was raped by the school Principal, teachers & fellow students for the last 7 months.

10.45 am: Delhi: Congress President Rahul Gandhi calls on Prime Minister of Bhutan Tshering Tobgay

10.30 am: Sunanda Pushkar death case: Today, the Delhi police and counsel for accused said my position is not maintainable, I argued it under section 302 CrPc, I am entitled. Question of maintainability is irrelevant. I am here to see that trial is fair and Delhi Police does not botch it: S Swamy

10.20 am: Sunanda Pushkar death case: Delhi’s Patiala House Court grants bail to Shashi Tharoor. Judge said ‘no requirement to file a formal bail. Anticipatory bail had been granted by sessions court’

10.10 am: Bihar: A class 9th student of a private school in Saran district has alleged that she was raped by 18 people including the school Principal, teachers and fellow students for the last seven months.Police have arrested the Principal, two students and a teacher so far.

10.00 am: I think youngsters these days have easy access to internet & smartphones,they watch obscene content on it, this has a negative impact on their innocent minds. All these facts have been reported in media as well: Nand Kumar Chauhan,BJP MP on cases of crime against women

9.45 am: Unnao: Police arrests a fourth accused in connection with a viral video video in which 3 men were seen molesting a woman on 5th July.

9.30 am: An MOU was signed yesterday between UP Police & ADRIN (Advanced Data Processing Research Institute )ISRO for crime mapping analytics & predictive systems.

7.15 am: Victim is out of danger. 4 people are involved in this. We have identified their names. They will be arrested as soon as possible: Rajesh Kumar, SP City on man who was shot by miscreants in Firozabad’s Kaneta village on July 6

7.00 am: Firozabad: Man was shot by miscreants in Kaneta village, yesterday. Victim was taken to Firozabad trauma center & from there he has been referred to Agra for further treatment.

6.45 am: Shopkeepers in Kanpur say ‘Banning plastic isn’t a solution. People should be made aware of proper usage of plastic. If you want to use paper bags you must remember you will have to cut trees. Industry will be affected.’ #PlasticBan will be implemented in the state from July 15.

6.35 am: Muzaffarnagar: In a video circulated on social media, a woman & her relative can be seen tied to a tree & being thrashed by people. The woman, resident of Toda, says ‘They falsely accused us of having extramarital affairs on July 3&beat us up.’ Case registered. 3 people arrested.

6.30 am: A woman and her daughter allegedly committed suicide in Bareilly, DM Virendra Kumar, says,”Prima facie it was revealed that hunger was not the reason behind the deaths.They were given ration every month by the dealer. Further investigation is underway.”

6.15 am: Unnao: 3 people have been arrested, investigation is underway. The case is 2 months old, no report was filed by the victim earlier. The accused had recorded her video, her medical examination is underway: Praveen Kumar, DIG, Law & Order

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Published on: Saturday, July 07, 2018, 03:44 PM IST