- 10 Islamic State militants killed in Iraq(05:30)
Baghdad, July 20 (IANS) A total of 10 Islamic State (IS) militants have been killed in an airstrike by the US-led coalition aircraft in Iraq's northern province of Nineveh, the Iraqi military said.
- Urban poor in Telangana need no permission to build house(00:26)
Hyderabad, July 20 (IANS) Construction of ground plus one floor house in an area up to 75 square yards in Telangana's urban areas will no longer require permissions from local bodies, providing a big relief to urban poor.
- PKL captains geared up for seventh season(00:20)
Hyderaad, July 20 (IANS) The second most costliest league in country after the Indian Premier League -- the Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) -- is all set to kick-off its seventh season on Saturday.
- Man kills stepfather in outer Delhi(00:08)
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) Fed up of his stepfather for beating his mother, a 24-year-old man allegedly shot him dead in outer Delhi's Narela area on Friday.
- NSG commando booked for molesting minor girl(00:04)
Gurugram, July 20 (IANS) A case has been registered against a National Security Guard (NSG) commando for allegedly molesting an 11-year-old girl in the force's Manesar campus, an official said on Friday.
- DG resolves issue over absence with MP Assembly Speaker (Lead)(23:54)
Bhopal, July 19 (IANS) Director General of Madhya Pradesh Police, V.K. Singh, whose absence from the Assembly gallery during discussions on the Home department had led to an unprecedented deferment of the Home Minister's reply in the House, met the Speaker to resolve the issue on Friday.
- Priyanka detained in UP, refuses to fill bail bond (Night Lead)(23:30)
Mirzapur (Uttar Pradesh), July 19 (IANS) Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi remained in detention here on Friday as she refused to fill the bail bond, eight hours after she was driven to a guest house after she insisted on proceeding to Sonebhadra district in Uttar Pradesh where 10 people were killed in clashes over a land dispute on Wednesday.
- 50% nominated posts in Andhra for SCs, STs, BCs, minorities(23:28)
Amaravati, July 19 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh government on Friday decided to give 50 per cent of the nominated posts and 50 per cent of the contracts on nomination basis to the scheduled castes, scheduled tribes, backward classes and minorities.
- Supreme Court stays SC/ST case against forest officer(23:16)
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Friday stayed proceeedings in a case registered under the SC/ST Act against a Telangana woman forest officer, who was attacked by a mob allegedly led by the brother of a ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) MLA.
- 2 Afghans among 5 held with 150 kgs of heroin(23:08)
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Delhi Police has busted a drug racket and arrested five persons, including two Afghan nationals, from south Delhi's Zakir Nagar, seizing 150 kgs of Afghan heroin worth Rs 600 crore in the international market.
- RJio pips Airtel to be India's 2nd largest mobile operator(22:46)
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) India's newest and only profitable telecom operator Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd. of three years has overtaken oldest incumbent and rival Bharti Airtel to become the second largest operator in terms of mobile subscriber base, data from the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India showed on Friday, showed. As of May end, Jio had 32.29 crore users as against Airtel's 32.03 crore users.