Hello and welcome to Monday’s live blog. From politics to sports to entertainment, the Internet is buzzing with the breaking news and headlines from across the globe. While the JD(S)-Congress government in Karnataka plunged into a crisis, with 14 MLAs of the alliance submitting their resignation to the Speaker, the World Cup fever sweeps the nation, where cricket rules the hearts of millions. Here in this segment, News Nation brings you live news from all corners of the world. The latest stories will appear in our live blog below – so keep scrolling down.
Here are the LIVE Updates:
#10:30 am: Water logging and traffic jam in parts of Mumbai following heavy rainfall across Maharashtra.
#10:10 am: Doctors at Maulana Azad Medical College in Delhi have called a strike after a duty doctor in the emergency ward was assaulted allegedly by patient’s relative last night. Striking doctors will soon meet the administration to demand safety at workplace.
#09:24 am: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has taken cognizance of the road accident on Yamuna Expressway in Agra in which 29 persons have died. He spoke to District Magistrate and gave directions for proper treatment of those injured.
#09:09 am: Sindh (Pakistan) origin people in Canada hold protest in Mississauga, against forced conversion of Hindu girls in Pakistan.
#08:55 am: India yesterday carried out three successful tests of the indigenous Nag anti-tank guided missiles in Pokharan test firing ranges. The missiles were test-fired during both day and night during the trials.
#08:53 am: Watch | Kangana Ranaut has a spat with a reporter, accuses him of smear campaign, at the ‘Judgementall Hai Kya’ song launch event in Mumbai.
— ANI (@ANI) July 8, 2019
#08:39 am: Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy and rebel Congress MLA Ramalinga Reddy hold meeting at an undisclosed location in Bengaluru, Karnataka.
#08:00 am: 29 persons dead after a bus carrying around 40 passengers fell into ‘jharna nalla’ on Yamuna Expressway in Agra. Rescue operation underway. Read Full Story Here
#07:50 am: Amarnath Yatra is taking place since years. But unfortunately, the arrangements done this year are against the people of Kashmir. It’s causing a lot of trouble in day-to-day lives of local people. I would like to request the Governor to intervene into the matter, says PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti.
#07:44 am: Trinamool Congress MP Manish Gupta has given Zero Hour Notice in Rajya Sabha over “Centre’s proposal to link data of 3 crore students to Facebook”.
#07:00 am: Amit Shah has promised to tour the state once in a month. He assured us that two Union Ministers will also tour the state every month to look into the implementation of Union Government’s welfare schemes, Telangana BJP President K Laxman told media.
#06:51 am: A 9 year old girl was allegedly raped by her cousin in Tareenpur, Sitapur on July 4. Case has been registered, accused has been arrested. Further investigation underway.
#06:43 am: A woman, Gulistana, was allegedly asked to vacate her home by her landlord after she joined BJP. The incident took place in Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh.
#06:38 am: Brazil wins Copa America 2019, defeats Peru 3-1 in the final.
#06:33 am: Uttar Pradesh Police to deploy around 8,000 personnel for Kanwar Yatra, scheduled to be commenced on July 17.
#06:30 am: Members of the transgender community performed at a cultural festival in Berhampore, Murshidabad, West Bengal.
#06:22 am: Watch | Several people tied with a rope and made to chant “Gau mata ki jai” in Khandwa, Madhya Pradesh on accusation of carrying cattle in their vehicles.
#WATCH Several people tied with a rope and made to chant “Gau mata ki jai” in Khandwa, Madhya Pradesh on accusation of carrying cattle in their vehicles. (7.7.19) (Note – Abusive language) pic.twitter.com/5pbRZ4hNsR
— ANI (@ANI) July 7, 2019