After a thumping victory in the recently concluded Lok Sabha Polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will come back his monthly radio programme, Mann ki Baat, on Sunday (June 30). India's quest for glory will face a stern test in hungrier England, giving skipper Virat Kohli and Ravi Shastri to put their thinking caps on and contemplate on tactics a little more. The Indian team has been clinical being unbeaten in the tournament thus far.
Breaking News June 30: Here are LIVE updates
11.40 pm: In view of the extremely hot weather, Haryana Government has decided to extend school holidays in all government as well as private schools by one week. Now the schools will remain closed till July 7, 2019 and will reopen on July 8, 2019.
11.27 pm: ICC World Cup 2019: England win by 31 runs against India at Edgbaston, Birmingham.
11.15 pm: West Bengal BJP core group, today submitted a report to Union Home Minister Amit Shah on the current political condition and incidents of violence in the state.
11.10 pm: A SpiceJet Q400 aircraft flight SG-3722, on Bhopal-Surat route, overshot the runway after landing, today. All passengers and the aircraft are safe.
10.53 pm: Assam Rifles along with police destroyed two NSCN (IM) hideouts, one in Jongrum & another near the Indo-Myanmar border, today. Arms & ammunition were recovered from the hideouts.
10.40 pm: Fire breaks out at a plastic factory in Narela. 10 fire tenders at the spot.
10.03 pm: Price of Non-Subsidised LPG in Delhi will decrease by Rs 100.50 per cylinder from 1st July. Upfront cash payment by consumer of domestic LPG will reduce by Rs 100.50 per cylinder.
9.36 pm: Terrorists have shot at a civilian, Sameer Ahmad, in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla. He has been admitted to a hospital and is said to be in a critical condition.
8.42 pm: Security tightened at Baltal Base Camp in Jammu and Kashmir as the first batch of pilgrims for Amarnath Yatra will reach here tomorrow.
8.06 pm: Jammu and Kashmir Governor, Satya Pal Malik: We are making arrangements for security of the Amarnath Yatra but this yatra is not conducted by Army or Police. For many years it's being conducted by people of Kashmir, especially our Muslim brothers, it's conducted with their support.
7.52 pm: Union Home Minister and BJP President Amit Shah held meeting with party functionaries from the core group of Telangana, today. BJP Working President JP Nadda was also present at the meeting.
7.20 pm: Heavy rains lashes parts of Bhubaneswar this evening, bringing respite from the heat.
7.17 pm: Death toll due to Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) rises to 136 in Muzaffarpur. 115 dead at SKMCH and 21 at Kejriwal Hospital.
7.13 pm: IX384 Air India Express Dubai to Mangalore aircraft veered off the taxiway around 5:40 pm today. All passengers are safe and have been deboarded.
6.25 pm: Several villagers vacated their homes in Madhya Pradesh's Chulkhan village after water entered there when a dried up river started flowing, following a long spell of rain in Burhanpur.
6.02 pm: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh visited Indian Navy’s INS Shivalik and Indian Naval Submarine Sindhukirti in Visakhapatnam, today.
4.45 pm: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh at Eastern Naval Command HQ, Vizag: I believe Indian Navy is working as most imp.component in our 'Act East Policy'. Our neighbour China always does activities.I think we need to increase our awareness in maritime domain. I believe Indian Navy will keep getting stronger.
4.14 pm: US President Donald Trump called his daughter Ivanka Trump and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on stage, referred to them as "A beautiful couple, beauty and the beast" at the Osan Air Base in Pyeongtaek, earlier today.
3.55 pm: Fire breaks out at an office unit on the first floor of Shri Sarika Society in Maharashtra's Thane. Two fire tenders present at the spot.
3.50 pm: Haryana government today appointed senior IAS officer Keshni Anand Arora as the state's new Chief Secretary; replacing DS Dhesi, who retired today.
3.24 pm: One car damaged in Mumbai's Dadar after a tree fell down on it, following heavy rainfall in the area today.
3.17 pm: Members of LGBTQ+ community today held a pride parade march in Vadodara.
2.30 pm: Director General K Natarajan took over as the new chief of the Indian Coast Guard today, replacing Rajendra Singh, who retired today.
2.15 pm: Rajasthan:4 dead after a tractor fell into pond in Bharatpur today.
2 pm: Jammu and Kashmir: District administration and locals welcome the first batch of devotees for Amarnath Yatra at Ramban.
1.45 pm: Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath visited Moradabad district hospital for an inspection.
1.30 pm: Sonu Jaat, a member of gangster Neeraj Bawana gang was arrested by Delhi Police Special Cell. He had a reward of Rs 1 lakh on his head.
1 pm: A blast occurred in Meghdoot club near Mallarpur railway station last night in Birbhum. Investigation is underway.
12.50 pm: Four people injured after a fire breaks out in a house due to gas leak near Datta mandir, New Shivaji nagar, Kalwa(E) in Thane. Fire brigade on site; injured have been admitted to hospital.
12.40 pm: Sweets distributed to Police personnel outside BJP MLA Akash Vijaywargiya's residence in Indore. Vijayvargiya was released from jail earlier today after being granted bail in an assault case.
12.30 pm: Dates proposed by India for Kartarpur corridor talks with Pakistan are 11th to 14th July 2019.
12.15 pm: Cuttack: Badambadi Police detained 2 youth with a bag containing Rs 81 lakh, yesterday. Police investigating the matter.
12 pm: US President Donald Trump meets North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Demilitarized zone between North Korea and South Korea.
11.45 am: 4 injured in LPG cylinder blast in Delhi’s Shahdara, fire tenders rushed to spot.
11.35 am: UP CM Yogi Adityanath on reports of more than 100 Hindu families migrating from Meerut: Nobody is migrating, who will migrate now that we have come to power? There might be some cases of personal disputes but there is no migration.
11.32 am: Maharashtra: Tree fell on cars parked in the premises of Raheja Garden, Thane. Fire brigade on site. No casualties, injuries reported.
11.30 am: Delhi: Mobile phone seized from convicted Jannayak Janta Party (JJP) leader Ajay Chautala's cell in Tihar Jail. Investigation underway.
11.20 am: Mann ki Baat concludes.
11:14 am: The scale of our electoral process makes every Indian proud. It can be understood by the fact that people voted in the Lok Sbaha elections were twice the population of America.
11:12 am: "India just completed the largest ever election. The scale of the election was immense. It tells us about the faith people have in our democracy," says Modi in monthly radio show Mann ki Baat.
11:09 am: When emergency was imposed, resistance against it was not just in political circles or politicians; the movement was not limited to the jails. There was anger in the conscience of everyone.
11:07 am: When I had said in February that I will meet you again in a few months, people said I am over confident. However, I always had faith in the people of India: PM Modi in Mann ki Baat.
11:06 am: Mann Ki Baat is enriched by many letters and mails that come.But, these are not ordinary letters. If people share their problems, they also share ways to overcome those problems be it lack of cleanliness or aspects like environmental degradation," says PM Modi in Mann ki Baat.
11:05 am: I will not reveal other things today, but I want to tell you that perhaps in that solitary cave, I got an opportunity to fill the vacuum caused due to the long gap of Mann Ki Baat. I undertook Kedarnath journey to meet my inner self," says Modi in first Mann ki Baat radio show after returning to power.
11:03 am: Many people wrote letters to me saying they miss "Mann ki Baat" programme.
11:01 am: I have been missing MannKiBaat. This Sunday has made me wait so much. This programme personifies the New India Spirit. In this programme is the spirit of the strengths of 130 crore Indians: PM Modi in Mann ki Baat
11:00 am: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's monthly radio show 'Mann ki Baat' begins.
9.33 am: National level boxer Suman Kumari who was allegedly assaulted by 3 men (arrested) in Mominpur, Kolkata, on June 28: I thank Kolkata police for their swift action. Every girl should take self-defense lessons. I was strong so I was able to defend myself.
9.32 am: District administration and locals welcomed the first batch of devotees for Amarnath Yatra at Tikri.
9.31 am: A 12-year-old was sentenced to 3 months of community service by the Juvenile Justice Board (JJB) at LB Nagar in Hyderabad, yesterday. The JJB convicted the minor for the sexual assault of a five-year-old girl in 2015.
9.30 am: Another cricket betting racket busted by Police in Hyderabad. Four including main accused Vishal Lodya arrested and Rs 2,35,000 cash seized. Four mobiles phones also seized.
9.30 am: BJP MLA Akash Vijayvargiya who was granted bail by Bhopal's Special Court yesterday, released from jail. He was arrested for thrashing a Municipal Corporation officer with a cricket bat on June 26.