Eight security personnel were killed and four Maoists gunned down in a daylong encounter in Dumari Nala forest area bordering Aurangabad and Gaya districts in Bihar on Monday. The daylong encounter, about 172km from state capital Patna, saw 17 IED explosions.
Analysis of Twitter, Facebook and other social media reactions after Burhan Wani's killing found that 45 per cent were from unknown geographical locations. About 40 per cent, were from India while over 8 per cent from Pakistan.
The prospects of the GST bill seem to have further brightened with government and Congress set to engage in further consultations over the long pending tax reform and the parliamentary affairs ministry planning a five-hour debate in Rajya Sabha.
Two labours were killed while one was injured, when an unauthorized under construction building of three storey with low floor collapsed on Monday afternoon due to poor quality of material used in building it.
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While former BCCI president Pawar is 75 years old, Tamil Nadu strongman Srinivasan is currently 71 years old. Both are presidents of their respective state associations - Mumbai CA and TNCA respectively.
"Be careful what you wish for kid", was British boxing star Amir Khan's response to India's Vijender Singh and his promoters' proposal of a possible showdown with the Indian in the coming few months in the ring.
The government has asked state-run oil producers to pay royalty on the full benchmark price instead of the discounted rates they sell to public sector refiners, which is expected to bolster income of oil-producing states but affect cash flow of flagship companies such as ONGC and Oil India Ltd.
Indian refiners including Kuthethur-based Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals Ltd (MRPL) are on track to honour payments for crude imported from Iran when the Islamic Republic was under UN sanctions.
Sources close to the 'Bajirao Mastani' star say that the actor discussed his role of Allauddin Khilji in Bhansali's next period drama 'Padmavati' at length and was might impressed with the outcome of the discussion.