The interim Punjab government (in Pakistan) has given a 24-hour deadline to the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) to hand over the “30-40 terrorists that have taken refuge” at former prime minister Imran Khan’s Zaman Park residence in Lahore to the police: Pakistan’s Geo News reports
Cabinet has decided govt will not increase the price of fertiliser: Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare Mansukh Mandaviya
Cabinet has approved Rs 1.08 lakh crore fertiliser subsidy for the Kharif season. The government will spend Rs 70,000 crores for urea, & Rs 38,000 crores for Di-ammonium Phosphate (DAP). It is essential for our government that farmers in the country can get fertiliser on time & don’t have to bear the burden whenever there is a variation in the price of fertiliser in the international market. Last year the government budget spent Rs 2.56 lakh crore for fertiliser subsidy.
Rupee falls 13 paise to close at 82.38 (provisional) against US dollar
Sensex falls 371.83 points to settle at 61,560.64; Nifty declines 104.75 points to 18,181.75
Board exams at class 12 level not to become redundant due to introduction of CUET for UG admissions: UGC Chairman Jagadesh Kumar
Cabinet approves Rs 1.08 lakh crore-fertiliser subsidy for Kharif season: Union Minister Mansukh Mandaviya
Cabinet approves PLI scheme for IT Hardware with a budgetary outlay of Rs 17,000 cr: Union Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw
Production Linked Incentive Scheme (PLI) for IT Hardware has been approved by Cabinet today: Union Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw
Preparations underway in Bengaluru for the swearing-in ceremony of new Karnataka Chief Minister
Delibrations are currently underway by party president Malliakarjun Kharge: Randeep Surjewala, Karnataka in-charge, Congress
Whenever Congress makes a decision we will inform you. In the next 48-72 hours, we will have a new cabinet in Karnataka.
Manipur violence: SC seeks fresh status report on security measures, relief of affected people
Supporters of Congress leader Siddaramaiah pour milk on his poster and chant slogans for him outside his residence in Bengaluru, even as the suspense over Karnataka CM Race continues
Continuing its crackdown on terror elements, Special Investigation Unit (SIU) Awantipora raided the residential houses of three suspects namely Manzoor Ahmad Wani, Mouhsin Ahmed Loan and Ariaf Bashir Bhat
Searches were conducted to gather more evidence of their involvement in other terror crimes: SIU.
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M K Stalin has approved a 4 per cent dearness allowance (DA) hike for state govt employees
With this, DA has increased from 38 per cent to 42 per cent. The hike comes into effect retrospectively from April 1, 2023, according to official release.
“Shows internal situation in Congress”: Bommai on suspense over next Karnataka CM
Congress leader DK Shivakumar reaches party president Mallikarjun Kharge’s residence in Delhi
Sanjiv Kapoor, former Jet CEO designate joins Saudia
Pricol Says Objection Filed On Minda’s Application To Competition Commission Of India
Filed prelim objection agaist Minda’s Application to CCI to invest in 24.5% equity shares of CO.
Sydney-bound passengers injured after mid-air turbulence on Air-India flight
Alaska Air passenger detained for smoking in aircraft lavatory
Supporters of Congress leader D K Shivakumar gather outside Rahul Gandhi’s residence in Delhi, holding placards demanding chief ministership for the KPCC President
“The Congress is wasting public’s time instead of working for them,”
– BJP leader Dushyant Gautam as Congress yet to announce the new CM of Karnataka
Police officials inspect Bengaluru’s Sri Kanteerava Outdoor Stadium, where the swearing-in ceremony of the new Karnataka government is likely to be held
SC observes that giving power to LG to nominate aldermen in MCD means he can destabilise elected civic body
SC reserves verdict on plea of Delhi government challenging LG’s power to nominate aldermen in MCD
AIMPLB secretary Zafaryab Jilani dies at 74 in Lucknow
Supreme Court reserves its order on a plea of the Delhi government challenging the nominations of 10 ‘aldermen’ by the Lieutenant Governor to the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD)
Dollar index rises to 6-week high of 102.89, up 0.28% on the day
Several passengers on board the Delhi-Sydney Air India flight were injured after the flight encountered severe turbulence mid-air on Tuesday
The injured passengers received medical assistance on arrival at Sydney airport, no passenger was hospitalised.
Celebrations erupt outside Siddaramaiah’s residence in Bengaluru after sources in the leader’s camp claim that he has been informed by the Congress’ top brass that he’ll be the next CM of K’taka – [Times Now]
SC adjourns hearing on CBI plea against DK Shivakumar in disproportionate assets case to July 14
SAFF Championship 2023 official draw announced
India placed in Group A alongside Pakistan, Nepal and Kuwait. Pakistan’s football team will travel to India for the tournament. Lebanon, Maldives, Bhutan and Bangladesh placed in Group B.
Former Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray meets party leaders
Karnataka CM News Live: Karnataka CM suspense
Supporters of Congress leader Siddaramaiah gather outside his residence in Bengaluru; pour milk over his poster.
Karnataka CM News Live: Congress is yet to finalise its CM candidate in spite of getting a majority: Basavaraj Bommai, outgoing Karnataka CM & BJP leader, in Bengaluru
This shows the internal situation in the party. The aspirations of people are more important than politicking. Congress should choose a CM as soon as possible.
CJI order on SEBI’s request for extension
Sebi granted extension of time till aug 14 to submit its report.
CBI is conducting searches at 12 places in Delhi and Rajasthan in connection with the alleged Kiru hydraulic scam
SEBI must make public what happened with these investigations. This is obviously an attempt to protect Adani. Despite numerous complaints, they have done absolutely nothing in recent years. If Adani company shares rise by ten thousand percent in a year, alarm bells should ring, according to Bhushan.
CBI arrests freelance journalist Vivek Raghuvanshi, former Navy Commander Ashish Pathak in case of alleged spying, say officials
Petitioners claim the Sebi is complicating the Adani investigation
According to Prashant Bhushan for one of the petitioners, Sebi has been investigating Adani since 2016 and will continue to do so until 2021.
PM Modi will be visiting the US on an official state visit: US Ambassador to India Eric Garcetti
It is only the third visit of any head of government from anywhere in the world to President Biden at The White House.
Manipur violence: SC asks state govt to file fresh status report on relief, security, rehabilitation of affected persons
Manipur violence: SC says tribals, including Kuki, can move HC whose division bench is seized of appeals related to quota to Meiteis
Kerala cabinet approves Hospital Protection Act Amendment Ordinance
The Cabinet meeting held today has decided to bring the Kerala Health Care Service Workers and Health Care Service Institutions (Prevention of Violence and Damage to Property) Amendment Ordinance, 2012.
Manipur violence: SC asks chief secretary, his security advisor to take steps on apprehensions of tribals on possibility of attacks
Manipur violence: SC says law and order is state subject, as apex court it will ensure political executive does not turn blind eye
Supreme Court judge Justice Sanjay Karol recuses himself from hearing the Bihar Government plea challenging the Patna High Court order putting an interim stay on caste-based census in the state
Kerala govt approves ordinance for protection of doctors, healthcare workers and medical students
Nepal’s Kami Rita Sherpa successfully summited Mount Everest for the 27th time today morning as part of an expedition team, says Seven Summit Treks
His mountaineering journey started in 1992.
Karnataka chief ministerial aspirant Siddaramaiah meets Rahul Gandhi amid hectic parleys in party to name its CM face in state
Karnataka Congress chief D K Shivakumar also likely to meet Rahul Gandhi later in the day.
“The name (of the new Karnataka CM) will be announced as per the party’s democratic process,” says Congress leader Pramod Tiwari
I met the party’s national president Mallikarjun Kharge and discussed the recent developments in Karnataka: Karnataka Congress working president Eshwar Khandare on CM post
Only high command will decide, we are 100% united; Decision may be by today evening.
Congress leader Siddaramaiah arrives at Rahul Gandhi’s residence in Delhi
CJI DY Chandrachud says the court has to stay the order of the Manipur High Court, where the HC asked the Manipur government to consider recommending to the Centre the inclusion of the Meitei community in the Scheduled Tribe list. Solicitor General says considering the position on the ground, the government chose not to seek a stay and only seek an extension, because it would have an impact on the situation on the ground.
SC grants interim protection from arrest to Youth Congress chief B V Srinivas in harassment case lodged in Assam
Judicial investigation team probing the murders of gangster Atiq Ahmad and his brother Ashraf arrives at MD Eye Hospital in Prayagraj
Solicitor General Tushar Mehta tells Supreme Court that the intention is to restore peace in the state. He says a total of 315 relief camps manned by district police & CAPF have been established. The state government has sanctioned a contingency fund of Rs 3 crores for relief measures. Close to 46,000 people have received help so far, SG Mehta adds.
Centre and State government tell Supreme Court that a status report has been filed and the situation has improved in the state. There were some issues at the state border & maintaining peace and tranquillity is important.
Congress leader Siddaramaiah on his way to meet party’s national president Malliakrjun Kharge and Rahul Gandhi, as a decision on Karnataka CM remains pending
Bomb Squad team conducts investigation at the spot in West Bengal’s East Midnapore district where nine people were killed in an explosion at an illegal firecracker factory yesterday