Top news of July 17 | Jammu-Srinagar National Highway closed due to fresh landslides triggered by heavy rainfall

Updated On : 17 Jul , 2017 , 11:15 PM
Top news of July 17
Top news of July 17
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#11:14 PM

Venkaiah Naidu resigns as Minister of Housing and Urban Development, Information and Broadcasting.

#9:53 PM

J&K: Jammu Srinagar National Highway closed due to fresh landslides triggered by heavy rainfall in Udhampur's Kheri. - ANI

#9:42 PM

Four persons dead after a car rolled down in Doda's Thathri area: J&K Police - ANI

#9:38 PM

West Bengal: Clashes between TMC and GJM in Mirik, injured taken to North Bengal Medical College, security forces deployed. - ANI

#9:29 PM

J&K: Gunshots heard at Bulbul Nowgam and Brakpora areas of Anantnag. More details awaited. - ANI

#9:15 PM

Former Tamil Nadu CM O Panneerselvam extends support to NDA #VicePresidential candidate #VenkaiahNaidu. - ANI

#9:10 PM

Happy for him, he is our neighbour for last 4-5 yrs. He is a very nice gentleman: Madhusudhan Reddy, #VenkaiahNaidu's neighbour in Hyderabad - ANI

#9:08 PM

Speeding school van flips in Gujarat's Vadodara, 8 students injured. School management orders inquiry into the incident. - ANI

#8:56 PM

Want to congratulate Venkaiah ji on his candidature for the post of Vice President: Home Minister Rajnath Singh - ANI

#8:55 PM

Demonetisation issue: Centre files affidavit in SC, says not ready to extend the window for depositing old notes. - ANI

#8:39 PM

Venkaiah ji's contribution has been immense, will miss a good leader.Dignity of VP post will further enhance,I'm sure:Piyush Goyal,Power Min - ANI

#8:19 PM

Air India Express Mangalore to Dammam (Saudi Arabia) flight diverted to Mumbai following a medical emergency after a 22 year old fell ill. - ANI

#8:11 PM

A farmer's son will become the next Vice President, Venkaiah ji is a dedicated person. Matter of great happiness: MP CM Shivraj Chouhan - ANI

#8:03 PM

I know Venkaiah Naidu Garu for years. Have always admired his hardwork & tenacity. A fitting candidate for the office of Vice President: PM - ANI

#8:03 PM

28% GST rate on cigarettes remains, 5% ad valorem on cess to stay: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley - ANI

#8:02 PM

Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu expressed his happiness over the nomination of Venkaiah Naidu as NDA #VicePresidential Candidate.- ANI

#8:02 PM

GST council in its meet reviewed compensation cess rates on cigarettes and recommended increase in the same, effective from this midnight - ANI

#7:39 PM

BJP President Amit Shah addresses the media in Delhi on Vice Presidential polls. - ANI

#7:36 PM

Committed to free&fair inquiry w/ regard to allegations of prison irregularities,to ensure truth emerges & guilty brought to book: K'taka CM - ANI

#7:29 PM

Delhi: EAM Sushma Swaraj leaves after meeting on #VicePresidential candidate at BJP Headquarters. - ANI

#7:23 PM

Possibly the highest voter turnout. 9-10 states witnessed 100% voting,overall 98%-99%: Anoop Mishra, Returning officer #PresidentialElection - ANI

#7:22 PM

714 MPs voted in Parliament: Anoop Mishra, Returning Officer #PresidentialElection - ANI

#7:21 PM

MLA Nilesh Cabral has filed complaint,his question was leaked, don't know who did it, enquiry underway: Pramod Sawant, speaker #Goa assembly - ANI

#7:12 PM

#WestBengal: One dead, 20 injured after a passenger bus hit a bike and overturned in West Medinipur's Pirakata - ANI

#7:05 PM

Air India's cabin crew member Amisha wins Miss United Nations. - ANI

#6:58 PM

...and education on manustral hygiene for school girls. Next date of hearing is 7th November. (2/2) - ANI

#6:58 PM

Delhi HC issues notice to GoI, Delhi, NDMC & MCDs on PIL filed to ensure availability of sanitary pads for free or at subsidized rates (1/2) - ANI

#6:53 PM

Vehicles fall in an open sewer at waterlogged Sarai Khwaja Market in Faridabad, Haryana. - ANI

#6:53 PM

He is a LeT member. Look out notice was issued earlier. He was deported from UAE after his visa expired: Anand Kumar UP ADG (Law and Order) - ANI

#6:27 PM

Both sides agreed for expeditious implementation of earlier decisions,committed to each other to maintain peace & tranquility at Intl Border - ANI

#6:26 PM

It was decided to re-energize instant communication between field commanders, whenever required, to resolve the petty matters. - ANI

#6:25 PM

Commanders of both border guarding forces, inter alia, discussed various issues including recent unprovoked firing in Samba and other issues - ANI

#6:24 PM

J&K: Commandant-Wing Cdr level Flag meeting was held between Border Security Force and Pakistan Rangers on International Boundary in Samba. - ANI

#6:16 PM

Siliguri, West Bengal: Darjeeling Himalayan Railway incurs 20% loss in passengers due to ongoing protests for separate Gorkhaland. - ANI

#6:15 PM

ED arrests Shivani Saxena, Director Matrix Holdings Dubai, under PMLA in Agusta Westland Helicopter Scam. - ANI

#6:14 PM

Delhi: PM Narendra Modi arrives at BJP Headquarters for a meeting on on #VicePresidential candidate. - ANI

#5:58 PM

Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti voted in #PresidentialPolls at Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly today - ANI

#5:53 PM

Kerala women's commission writes to Tamil Nadu commission demanding immediate action agnst those who published name/pic of Malayalam actress - ANI

#5:50 PM

Karnataka: Man allegedly misbehaves with woman, paraded in skirt with half-shaved head & garland of slippers in Vijayapura by woman's family - ANI

#5:46 PM

NDA candidate for Vice President to file nomination tomorrow at 11 am. - ANI

#5:35 PM

Congress Parliamentary Strategy Committee Meeting begins at 10 Janpath, Delhi - ANI

#5:33 PM

ED attaches assets worth Rs 4.48 Crore ( Market Value is 35-40 Cr) of Ramesh Patel, Liquor Mafia of Daman under PMLA - ANI

#5:30 PM

Delhi Court adjourned hearing on charge sheet filed by Delhi Police against Sukesh Chandrashekhar for 25 July in Two-Leaves symbol case. - ANI

#5:21 PM

Suspected LeT terrorist Saleem Khan, a resident of Uttar Pradesh's Fatehpur arrested by police from Mumbai airport- ANI

#5:12 PM

Delhi: Man arrested for burglary in New Friends Colony; 280 grams of gold jewellery recovered from him. - ANI

#5:05 PM

Congress gives notice for tomorrow in Rajya Sabha to discuss repeated incidents of lynching & atrocities unleashed on Dalits and minorities. - ANI

#5:00 PM

CBI argued that it’s been merely a month since case was transferred to them & they required more time, next hearing on August 8. - ANI

#4:59 PM

Najeeb missing case: In hearing of Habeas Corpus petition filed by his mother CBI filed first Status Report in a sealed cover at Delhi HC - ANI

#4:53 PM

J&K: One jawan injured in Uri ceasefire violation, artillery shells fired from PoK side. - ANI

#4:51 PM

J&K: Ceasefire violation in Uri sector, Pakistan targets several posts, Indian Army retaliates - ANI

#4:46 PM

TMC gives Notice under Rule 267 in Rajya Sabha for tomorrow to discuss Indo-China issue on a priority & suspend all other business - ANI

#4:46 PM

The four fishermen were produced in Court and have been sent on remand till 31 Jul, lodged in Jaffna jail in Sri Lanka. - ANI

#4:44 PM

Tamil Nadu: Sri Lankan Navy apprehended one country boat with 4 fishermen from Nambuthalai of Ramanathapuram district - ANI

#4:38 PM

There is no security to state Govt honest officers in Karnataka, spoke about Roopa (transferred from DIG prisons post): BS Yeddyurappa - ANI

#4:34 PM

All states/UTs are requested to suitably sensitise all concerned to ensure strict compliance of the above instructions: MHA - ANI

#4:34 PM

At best will be a flower among with a khadi handkerchief or a book may be presented to welcome the dignitary: MHA to all states - ANI

#4:33 PM

No bouquet may be presented to the PM during his tours within India: MHA to all states- ANI

#4:33 PM

23 political murders took place so far, all murder cases should be referred to NIA: Karnataka BJP president BS Yeddyurappa after meeting HM - ANI

#4:30 PM

We have requested HM Rajnath ji to open NIA Office in Mangalore immediately, & that Sharath murder case be referred to NIA: B.S. Yeddyurappa- ANI

#4:19 PM

#Floods: Four helicopters of Indian Air Force engage in relief work in Odisha's Rayagada, food packets being airdropped in marooned areas - ANI

#4:16 PM

All other things are only speculations. Whatever Parliamentary Board decides is final: Venkaiah Naidu on #VicePresidential polls candidate- ANI

#4:15 PM

I'm not aspiring to become anything, party finally decides about the candidature. Meeting at 6 pm: Venkaiah Naidu on #VicePresidential polls - ANI

#4:13 PM

Kerala: HC grants interim bail to former Kerala DGP TP Senkumar in a case for allegedly making communal remarks. - ANI

#4:00 PM

#Bengaluru: Parapanna Agrahara Central Prison Jail superintendent Krishna Kumar also transferred, R.Anitha named as the replacement. - ANI

#3:45 PM

Sensex up by 54.03 points to close at 32,074.78. Nifty ends at 9,915.95 - ANI

#3:40 PM

Model Sonika Chauhan death case: Accused Vikram Chatterjee filed bail petition at Alipore Sessions Court, hearing on 20th July. - ANI

#3:35 PM

Minister of State for Defence Subhash Bhamre visited forward post of Siachen Glacier, Eastern Ladakh and Western Ladakh on 15th-16th July- ANI

#3:29 PM

Shikhar Dhawan to replace injured Murali Vijay for India’s tour of Sri Lanka, 2017 - ANI

#3:18 PM

Demonetisation and GST biggest scams. We will not bow down our head, we will be happy to go to jail: Mamata Banerjee, WB CM

#3:16 PM

Essar Steel vs RBI: Gujarat High Court dismisses Essar Steel's plea against RBI referral to NCLT. No relief granted to Essar Steel - ANI

#3:12 PM

It's vote against injustice. For sake of country we urge everyone to not support BJP & stand beside ppl: WB CM on #PresidentialElection - ANI

#3:10 PM

Why are the borders kept open? What is SSB, IB, RAW doing here? People belonging to the Jamaat are being allowed inside: CM Mamata Banerjee - ANI

#3:09 PM

Centre has ruined relationship with Bhutan, Nepal and Bangladesh. We are the worst sufferers. Where is NIA?intelligence agencies?: WB CM - ANI

#3:04 PM

Delhi's Patiala house court adjourns the hearing till August 28th in the case related to LeT terrorist Bahadur Ali, arrested by NIA. - ANI

#3:01 PM

At least 34 missing after military ship sinks off Cameroon

#1:50 PM

Agra: 3 labourers died, 2 injured after being electrocuted while cleaning a glow sign board at a petrol pump

#1:23 PM

Bengaluru DIG (Prisons) D.Roopa transferred to traffic department

#12:30 PM

Naik Muddasar Ahmed, belonging to J&K's Tral, lost his life in ceasefire violations by Pakistan on Indian Army posts in Rajouri sector

#12:05 PM

Centre tells SC- no decision has been taken as yet on the commercial launch of Genetically Modified Mustard seeds. Hearing adjourned till July 24

#11:32 AM

Rajya Sabha adjourned till tomorrow after giving obituary to former members and victims of #AmarnathTerrorAttack

#11:30 AM

Lok Sabha adjourned till tomorrow after giving obituary to former members and victims of #AmarnathTerrorAttack

#10:28 AM

No matter who wins, President will be from Scheduled Caste. Huge victory for our movement & party: BSP Pres Mayawati-ANI

#10:26 AM

Delhi: Members of Parliament line up to cast their votes for #PresidentialPoll2017

#10:25 AM

PM Narendra Modi & BJP President Amit Shah cast their votes at the Parliament for #PresidentialPoll2017

#10:00 AM

One killed, four injured in a blast at Pakistan's Hayatabad

#9:59 AM

J&K: One woman injured in ceasefire violation by Pakistan along the LoC in Rajouri's Manjakote sector-ANI

#8:59 AM

Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh): BJP supporters perform 'hawan' for NDA's presidential nominee Ram Nath Kovind's victory

#8:40 AM

Leaders of opposition parties to meet at 10 am today in the Parliament.

#8:01 AM

Sri Lankan Navy apprehends four Indian fishermen, belonging to Tamil Nadu, along with one boat near Delft island.

#7:34 AM

BJP parliamentary board meeting on Vice Presidential candidate scheduled to take place at BJP headquarters later today

#7:32 AM

Varanasi (UP): Devotees throng Kashi Vishwanath Temple on the second Monday of 'Sawan' month.

#7:31 AM

Monsoon Session of the Parliament to begin from today

First Published : Monday, July 17, 2017 07:21 AM
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