19:32 pm Bihar: 3-year-old girl who was stuck in a 110 feet deep borewell in Munger since yesterday has been rescued.
18:29 pm Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind presents Outstanding Parliamentarians Award for the year 2013 to Dr Najma Heptulla, at Central Hall, Parliament House.
17:51 pm Delhi: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee meets Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi at 10 Janpath
17:33 pm India vs England 1st Test at Birmingham: England are 83 for 1 at lunch on day 1
17:35 pm Delhi Police have arrested a couple who swindled people of money by promising them employment through a job website. Chetan Saini,who is a double M.A. and Naina Singhal a Btech pass out were arrested after complaint was filed by the website.
17:24 pm Whoever is found guilty will be severely punished, I had said it earlier as well. Be it a junior level official or any bureaucrat, no one will be spared: Uttarakhand CM Trivendra Rawat on SIT team hands over NH-74 land scam report to Chief Secretary
16:14 pm Bhopal Gas Tragedy: Madhya Pradesh High Court dismisses the case filed in lower court against then Bhopal Superintendent of Police (SP), Swaraj Puri who allegedly helped Union Carbide Chairman Warren Anderson flee from India.
15:54 pm Police arrests man suspected of committing robbery at singer Mika Singh’s residence in Mumbai on July 30.
15:49 pm Amrapali case: SC division bench has summoned the Secretary of Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs and Chairman of NBCC to personally appear before it tomorrow for taking steps to complete Amrapali’s project.
15:24 pm Cabinet approves bringing the SC/ST prevention of atrocities Bill during monsoon session of the parliament amid the deadline set by LJP(Lok Janshakti Party) and Dalit organisations: Sources
15:01 pm: India vs England 1st Test at Birmingham: England wins toss, chooses to bat, KL Rahul replaces Pujara
14:33 pm RBI’s Monetary Policy Committee has decided to increase the policy repo rate under the liquidity adjustment facility (LAF) by 25 basis points to 6.5% Consequently, the reverse repo rate under the LAF stands adjusted to 6.25% & marginal standing facility rate & Bank Rate to 6.75%
14: 10 pm I have urged Yashwant Sinha and Shatrughan Sinha as well to send a team to Assam to check the reality of National Register of Citizens (NRC): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee
13:51 pm Congress Working Committee(CWC) meeting to be held on 4th August at Rahul Gandhi’s residence: Sources
13:32 pm 6 dead & 1 injured after a car rammed into people waiting at a bus stop near Sundarpuram in Coimbatore. Driver has been arrested by the police.
13:26 pm Sunanda Pushkar Death Case: Delhi’s Patiala House Court allows Congress leader Shashi Tharoor to travel abroad, directs him to furnish a Flight Data Recorder (FDR) of Rs 2 lakh before it which shall be refunded after his return
13:07 pm Car carrying 4 passengers falls after Service road on Agra-Lucknow express way caves in. More details awaited.
1: 00 pm Lucknow: Classrooms of a government school near Chief Minister’s House waterlogged following heavy rainfall in the city. Students say, ‘school was closed for past few days because of severe water logging in the entire building. Classes were resumed today after situation improved’
11: 47 am Kerala: Publishing house DC books has published ‘Meesha’, a Malayalam novel after the author S Hareesh had to withdraw the novel from Mathrubhumi weekly owing to allegations of hurting religious statements in a specific paragraph in the book
11: 38 am Srinagar: Kashmir chamber of commerce and industry members protest against interference with Article 35 A (that empowers the Jammu And Kashmir state’s legislature to define “permanent residents” of the state and provide special rights and privileges to those permanent residents).
11: 16 am Mamata Banerjee being the Chief Minister should not provoke for a civil war, we condemn this statement. It will have no impact on Assam as it is absolutely peaceful there: Ripun Bora, Congress Chief Assam on Mamata’s civil war remark NRC Assam
11: 15 am Uproar in Rajya Sabha after RS Chairman Venkaiah Naidu asked Amit Shah to conclude his statement from yesterday on NRC Assam. House adjourned till 12 pm
11: 10 am I was very upset yesterday when some members ran menacingly towards the well of the house, I hope it will not be repeated. I don’t want to name anybody, house should function smoothly: Rajya Sabha Chairman Venkaiah Naidu NRC Assam
10: 54 am Supreme Court refuses to stay the release of Bollywood movie Fanney Khan as sought by film producer Vashu Bhagnani over the movie’s distribution rights
10: 40 am Matua Mahasangha followers stage ‘rail roko andolan’ against NRC Assam draft, in North 24 Parganas district. West Bengal
9: 25 am We’ve provided her oxygen & made all arrangements for her safety. We’ve placed rods to ensure that she doesn’t fall further down. It might take another 4 hours to rescue her: Sanjeev Kumar, SDRF on 3-year-old girl stuck in 110 feet borewell in Munger since y’day afternoon. Bihar
8:58 am Rameswaram: Six arrested in possession of 5000 detonators by Special branch and Crime branch of police from Ramakrishnapuram colony, earlier today. TamilNadu
7: 22 am Uttarakhand: Police convened a meeting b/w 2 communities in Tehri’s Ghansali after tension had erupted in the town when a Muslim man was found with a minor Hindu girl in a hotel. A case under POCSO Act was registered against the man & girl was sent for medical examination (31.7)
7: 15 am Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) rescued 39 girls from a hotel in Paharganj late last night. These girls were trafficked from Nepal. The DCW had earlier rescued 16 girls from Munirka area on July 25.