<!– /11440465/Dna_Article_Middle_300x250_BTF –>1. Live: Mumbai on high alert after school children report seeing men with arms near Uran naval base​Indian Navy, Anti Terrorists Sqad (ATS) and other security agencies have been put on a high alert after suspicious movements of people with arms were reported by school children in Uran, near Mumbai. Follow live updates here. 2. Jammu and Kashmir: High Court refuses to ban pellet guns, cites mob violence in ValleyRejecting a plea seeking ban on use of pellet guns in controlling street protests in Kashmir Valley, the Jammu and Kashmir High Court has cited the ground situation and observed that as long as there is violence by unruly mobs, use of force is inevitable. Read more.3. #INDvNZ: Kiwis surprise India with pace and swing, hosts reduced to 291 for 9 at the end of Day 1India frittered away a solid start as a middle-order collapse saw them reduced to 291 for nine on the opening day of the first cricket Test against New Zealand in Kanpur. Read more. 4. NHRC issues notice to Maharashtra govt over death of tribal kids due to malnutritionTaking suo motu cognizance of media reports about the death of 600 kids from malnutrition this year in Palghar district of Maharashtra, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Thursday issued a notice to the Devendra Fadnavis government. Read more.5. Just In: Tamil film ‘Visaranai’ is India’s Oscar Awards entry for 2017The jury of the Film Federation of India, headed by Ketan Mehta this year, has selected the film from the 29 entries which included the likes of Udta Punjab, Thithi, Sairat, Neerja, Nil Battey Sannata etc. Read more.

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