The Supreme Court bench, headed by CJI Ranjan Gogoi, has asked the Karnataka Speaker to inform the court of the developments by Friday, when the court will resume its hearing on rebel MLAs' plea. Congress leader Rahul Gandhi will appear before a metropolitan magistrate's court today for the hearing of a criminal defamation suit filed against him by Ahmedabad District Cooperative Bank and its chairman Ajay Patel. The Supreme Court today will hear a Public Interest Litigation petition challenging the decision of the Delhi Government to install CCTV cameras in classrooms of schools administered by the government.
Breaking News July 12: Here are all the updates:
11.08 pm: Anakapalle Excise officials along with police recovered 1400 kg cannabis of worth over Rs 1.5 crore in Narsipatnam, earlier today. Four people have been arrested.
10.30 pm: A woman and a minor died after the car they were travelling in rolled down a hill at Naina Devi in Himachal Pradesh's Bilaspur district.
9.42 pm: Russia, China, Pak, US call for immediate intra-Afghan negotiations for peace.
8.05 pm: BJP MLAs reach Ramada resort from state assembly.
7.06 pm: TRS leader Nalluri Srinivas Rao who was kidnapped by Maoists three days ago was found murdered today in Puttapadu village of Sukma District, Chattisgarh.
6.34 pm: Assam Floods: 3 people have lost their lives and 1556 villages affected in Dhemaji, Kokrajhar, Biswanath, Sonitpur, Darrang, Baksa, Barrpeta, Nalbari, Chirang, Bongaigaon, Lakhimpur, Morigaon, Hojai, Nagaon, Golaghat, Majuli, Jorhat, Sivsagar, Dibrugarh and Tinsukia in the last 24 hrs.
5.52 pm: National Human Rights Commission issues notice to the Uttarakhand DGP over a reported death in police custody in Udham Singh Nagar.
4.50 pm: Lok Sabha has passed the Central Universities (Amendment) Bill, 2019.
4.20 pm: Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee President Sheila Dikshit has appointed 14 District Congress Committee Observers and 280 Block Congress Committee Observers.
3.40 pm: Chief Minister of West Bengal, Mamata Banerjee holds 'Padh-yatra' in Kolkata to create awareness among citizens to 'Save water, save life'; Tollywood director Raj Chakraborty also present.
3.31 pm: Rahul Gandhi arrives at Ahmedabad Metropolitan Court, in connection with criminal defamation suit filed against him by Ahmedabad District Cooperative Bank and its chairman Ajay Patel.
3.20 pm: Congress to move its MLAs to Clarks Exotica Convention Resorts in Bengaluru, after the Assembly proceedings today.
2.50 pm: Jharkhand High Court grants bail to RJD leader Lalu Prasad Yadav in the fodder scam case relating to Deoghar treasury.
2.25 pm: Telugu Desam Party (TDP) Member of Legislate Council (MLC) Annam Satish Prabhakar joins BJP in the presence of Working President Jagat Prakash Nadda.
2.20 pm: Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) Member of Parliament (MP), Ram Chandra Paswan suffered major heart attack yesterday. He is admitted at RML hospital in Delhi. His condition is critical, news agency ANI.
2.15 pm: 4 trains have been cancelled/short terminated as railway tracks between Jatinga Lumpur – New Harangajao station in Lumding–Badarpur hill section under Lumding division of Northern Frontier Railway, have been affected due to heavy rainfall in the area.
2.10 pm: Rahul Gandhi arrives at Ahmedabad airport. He will appear before Ahmedabad Metropolitan Court today, in connection with criminal defamation suit filed against him by Ahmedabad District Cooperative Bank and its chairman Ajay Patel.
02:00 pm: 4 trains have been cancelled/short terminated as railway tracks between Jatinga Lumpur – New Harangajao station in Lumding–Badarpur hill section under Lumding division of Northern Frontier Railway, have been affected due to heavy rainfall in the area.
01:50 pm: Rahul Gandhi arrives at Ahmedabad airport. He will appear before Ahmedabad Metropolitan Court today, in connection with criminal defamation suit filed against him by Ahmedabad District Cooperative Bank and its chairman Ajay Patel.
01:35 pm: A man stabbed his live-in partner yesterday in Munirka, outside JD Tytler School, allegedly over suspicion of her having an affair.
01:30 pm: Idols of Lord Jagannath, Lord Balabhadra & Lord Subhadra being brought to chariots by 'pandas' & devotees during the Bahuda Rath Yatra from Gundicha Temple to Jagannath Temple in Puri, on the 9th day of Jagannath Rath Yatra.
01:25 pm: After all these developments, I am seeking your permission & time to prove the majority in this session: Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy in Vidhana Soudha in Bengaluru.
01:10 pm: Hearing in the matter of rebel Karnataka MLAs: The Supreme Court said, we will consider the issue on Tuesday.
01:05 pm: Yeti Airlines flight number NYT-422 (9N-AMM) was involved in a runway excursion incident at Kathmandu Airport at 11:05 AM today. All 66 passengers and 3 flight crew members onboard are safe and have been evacuated.
01:00 pm: Hearing in the matter of rebel Karnataka MLAs: Supreme Court orders to maintain status quo, when the matter would be heard again on Tuesday.
West Bengal: Banners displaying an image of Nobel laureate Amartya Sen and his earlier statement on chants of 'Jai Shri Ram', seen in Kolkata, reports ANI.
📸: ANIJuly 12, 2019
11.10 am: Congress MP Motilal Vora has given Zero Hour Notice in Rajya Sabha over 'suppressing of information about frauds by the banks'.
11.05 am: Vikas Swarup has been appointed as Secretary (Consular, Passport and Visa & Overseas Indian Affairs) in the Ministry of External Affairs.
11 am: J&K Governor Satya Pal Malik has expressed grief over the death of Jahangir Ahmad War, an 18-year-old cricketer, who died while playing a cricket match in Anantnag district. He has announced an ex-gratia of Rs 5 Lakh to the next of kin of the deceased.
8.50 am: Karnataka rebel MLAs returned to Renaissance - Mumbai Convention Centre Hotel late last night. They had met Karnataka Assembly Speaker KR Ramesh Kumar in Bengaluru y'day after they were directed by Supreme Court to meet the Speaker at 6 pm & resubmit their resignations.
8.45 am: Case registered against actress Sonakshi Sinha at Katghar Police Station under sections 420 (cheating) and 406 of IPC. In 2018, she had taken Rs 24 lakh for a stage performance but didn't turn up. Police went to her residence in Mumbai, yesterday but she wasn't present then.
8.40 am: 35 cattle found dead at a temporary shelter at Kandi village in Bahadurpur. Bhanu Chandra Goswami, District Magistrate says, "Prima facie it appears that 35 cattle have died due to lightning, treatment for others underway."