<!– /11440465/Dna_Article_Middle_300x250_BTF –>1. J&K: JeM strikes at Uri army camp kill 17 soldiers; weapons with Pakistani markings seized17 soldiers killed, 20 injured; Four terrorists killed; Terrorists attack when troops were changing shifts; Gunfight lasts for three hours; Weapons with Pakistani markings seized. Read more.2. #UriAttack: Clamour grows to hit back at Pakistan; experts say we must have our military option openFollowing the deadly terror attack on military camp in Uri, analysts debate how to tackle the recurrent menace of a terrorist state. Read more.3. Emmy Awards 2016: ‘Game of Thrones’, ‘Veep’, ‘The People vs OJ Simpson’ dominate the nightCheck out our live coverage of the Emmy Awards. Read more.4. Gujarat ATS arrests 1993 RDX landing case accused from MumbaiBased on a tip-off, the Gujarat Anti-Terrorist Squad arrested Abdulsattar Batliwala in suburban Khar in Mumbai. Read more.5. Anurag Thakur has his way, invites tender for IPL media rights despite SC ordersIn 2008, World Sports Group bagged the IPL television rights for a 10-year period for $918 million. It signed a deal with Multi Screen Media Pvt Ltd (MSM), making Sony the official broadcaster. Read more.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi keeps on finding himself on the wrong side of media headlines. Is he India’s unluckiest politician?
1. Two years of Modi govt: Change has come, says PM; vows to root out corruptionThe Modi govt celebrated its two years in office with a gala event at India Gate, which saw a participation from Bollywood actors, including megastar Amitabh Bachchan, Kajol, Vidya Balan among many others. Read more here<!– /11440465/Dna_Article_Middle_300x250_BTF –>2. Pigeons for the cats: Mehbooba’s analogy to underscore risk of settling Kashmiri Pandits slammed by OppositionJ&K chief minister Mehbooba Mufti is at the centre of a huge controversy after her “cat and pigeon” analogy – aimed at underscoring the risk of settling the migrant Kashmiri Pandits straight away in their native villages – was picked by the opposition parties and separatists to score political points. Read more here3. Pakistan can target Delhi from Kahuta in five minutes, says father of Pak’s nuclear programmeThe father of Pakistan’s nuclear programme Dr Abdul Qadeer Khan on Saturday said that the country could have become a nuclear power as early as 1984 but the then President General Zia ul Haq “opposed the move”. Read more here4. Arun Jaitley on Panama Papers: Those found with illegal money will be prosecutedWarning of strict action against people stashing black money, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said prosecution would be initiated against those found to have parked funds illegally in accounts named in ‘Panama Papers’. Read more here5. IPL 2016: It’s RCB’s batting powerhouse against SRH’s clever bowling in tonight’s clash for titleIt’s only fitting that after 50 days and 60 matches of almost non-stop, frantic IPL action, the best batting team this season takes on the best bowling team in the final here on Sunday. Read more here6. Game of Thrones season 6 episode 6 preview: Another walk of shame?Synopsis: “An old foe comes back into the picture. Gilly meets Sam’s family. Arya faces a difficult choice. Jaime faces off against the High Sparrow.” Read more here
1. Recruitment war heats up between IS and al Qaeda in the sub-continentThe Indian sub continent is emerging as a new turf for the global jihadi groups to recruit and draw battle-lines. To attract recruits from India – which has the world’s second largest followers of Islam but have stayed averse to the violent jihad – al Qaeda and Islamic State group have released propaganda videos revealing India’s glorious Islamic past when the country was ruled under Sharia law and chiding the community for not joining the holy war against the taghouts (idolators). Read more here<!– /11440465/Dna_Article_Middle_300x250_BTF –>2. PM Modi’s first Iran visit: Chabahar port, gas high on agendaKeen on deeper engagement with the sanction-free Iran, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will arrive in Iran on Sunday, on a maiden two-day visit during which a contract for developing the first phase of the strategic Chabahar port will be signed and discussion on gas field development taken forward. Read more here3. Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour killed in US drone strike in Pakistan: ReportsThe United States conducted a drone strike on Saturday against the leader of Afghan Taliban, likely killing him on the Pakistan side of the remote border region with Afghanistan in a mission authorised by US President Barack Obama, officials said. Read more here4. Manchester United beat Crystal Palace 2-1 to lift FA Cup Manchester United substitute Jesse Lingard’s superb volley in extra time secured a 2-1 win over Crystal Palace in the FA Cup final at Wembley Stadium on Saturday for their first major trophy in three years. Read more here5. Game of Thrones Season 6 Episode 5 Preview: Night King, Children of the forest, new red priestess and more!This time, Bran seems to move through several visions set in different points of time. We see him with the Three-Eyed Raven at Winterfell again. Read more here
1. Uttarakhand crisis: New video stings Harish Rawat, gives BJP fresh ammoAs Congress and BJP prepared for a crucial test of strength in the Uttarakhand assembly on May 10, a new purported sting video targeting deposed chief minister Harish Rawat has sparked off a fierce political row.Read more here<!– /11440465/Dna_Article_Middle_300x250_BTF –>2. We require more than 70,000 judges to clear pending cases: CJI TS ThakurThe country requires more than 70,000 judges now to clear the mounting backlog of cases, Chief Justice of India T S Thakur said on Sunday, making a fresh push for speedy appointments to the judiciary.Read more here3. Haji Ali Dargah has every right to ban women: Congress leaderThe grand old party Congress, which is already reeling into Augusta Westland chopper controversy, raked up another one on Sunday, when one of its senior leaders hailed the ban on women in the sanctum sanctorum of Mumbai’s famous Haji Ali Dargah. Nizamuddin Rayeen, chief of Mumbai Congress’ minority, also condemned efforts of the activists seeking “an equal right to pray”. Read more hereGame of Thrones: How the events of Tower of Joy led to the R+L=J theoryDepending on whose version you believe, it was either a love story or an abduction that sowed the seeds of the continuing political turbulence in Westeros. Read more here.5. Madrid Open: Djokovic defeats Murray to win 29th Masters titleWorld number one Novak Djokovic beat defending champion Andy Murray 6-2 3-6 6-3 in the Madrid Open final on Sunday to capture a record 29th Masters crown. Read more here
Uttarakhand loses 1,900 hectares of forests to fire; role of timber mafia being investigatedWhy is the hill-state of Uttarakhand so prone to forest fires? In the last one month itself, the state has seen 1,233 incidents of forest fires. Read more here <!– /11440465/Dna_Article_Middle_300x250_BTF –>Kashmiri separatist leaders are Indian citizens, can meet representatives of any country, says govtThe government has said just like other citizens of India, Hurriyat leaders are also not barred from meeting representatives of other countries. However, it clarified that there would be no role for a third party in the bilateral dialogue between the two countries. Read more hereIPL 2016: Massive blow for Rising Pune Supergiants again, Steve Smith heads home with wrist injuryAustralia cricket captain Steve Smith has pulled out of the Indian Premier League to head home for treatment on a wrist injury. It is another big blow to MS Dhoni led Rising Pune Supergiants. Read more here ‘Steady economic growth has failed to revive jobs in India’Notwithstanding the Indian economy’s steady growth, sectors such as telecom, engineering and electronics have witnessed a decline in employment rate over the last four years, says a report. Read more hereGame of Thrones: Four theories about Melisandre’s reveal in episode oneThe first episode of Game of Thrones season six sent fans into a tizzy after it ended with a huge reveal about Melisandre. Read more here
1. Vijay Mallya lives in Rs 100-crore mansion in UKIndian liquor baron Vijay Mallya, whose Kingfisher Airlines has been accused of having defaulted on loans of over Rs 9,400 crore and faces legal proceedings, lives in a $15 million (nearly Rs 100 crore) mansion. Read more here<!– /11440465/Dna_Article_Middle_300x250_BTF –>2. Pakistan Foreign Secretary to visit India for ‘Heart of Asia’ meeting; to meet counterpart S JaishankerPakistan Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmed Chaudhry will visit India on Tuesday to attend the ‘Heart of Asia’ regional conference where he will meet with his Indian counterpart after bilateral talks were derailed following the Pathankot terror attack. Read more here3. Stephen Hawking’s space exploration program wants India’s participationThe space exploration program — Breakthrough StarShot — announced on April 12, 2016, that has world famous cosmologist Stephen hawking, billionaire venture capitalist Yuri Milner and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg teaming up, has announced that that they are looking for India’s participation. Read more hereStarShot — announced on April 12, 2016, that has world famous cosmologist Stephen hawking, billionaire venture capitalist Yuri Milner and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg teaming up, has announced that that they are looking for India’s participation. Read more here4. Rio 2016: Rower Dattu Bhokanal wins silver, qualifies for OlympicsIndian rower Dattu Bhokanal today qualified for the Rio Olympics after winning a silver in the finals of men’s single sculls at the 2016 FISA Asian and Oceania Olympic Qualification Regatta at Chung-ju in South Korea. Read more here5. Game of Thrones Season 6 Episode 1 Review: Jon Snow is still dead, but a lot more blood has been shedThe characters are back for a new season and the game of thrones intensifies! Spoilers ahead! Read more here6. US Elections: Donald Trump accuses Ted Cruz of bribing delegatesUS Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump has accused his main party rival senator Ted Cruz of bribing delegates but exuded confidence that this would not stop him from getting the majority of delegates needed to bag the party’s nomination. Read more here
1. Watch: Chief Justice of India TS Thakur breaks down as he urges for more judgesAn emotional CJI T S Thakur on Sunday lamented “inaction” by the Executive to increase the number of judges from the present 21,000 to 40,000 to handle the “avalanche” of litigations. Read more here<!– /11440465/Dna_Article_Middle_300x250_BTF –>2. MEA revokes Vijay Mallya’s passportThe Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) has cancelled the passport of liquor baron Vijay Mallya on Sunday. Read more here3. TMC Photoshop row: Prakash Karat files complaint against Derek O’ BrienCPI(M) leader Prakash Karat has filed a complaint against TMC leader and MP Derek O’ Brien for using his morphed picture with Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh. Read more here4. US Elections: Top Republican financier Charles Koch says ‘It’s possible’ Clinton might make better presidentBillionaire industrialist Charles Koch, a key source of financing for conservative US Republican causes along with his brother, said Democrat Hillary Clinton might make a better president than the candidates in the Republican field. Read more here5. Rio Olympics: Wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt furious at Salman Khan’s appointment as India’s goodwill ambassadorBollywood star Salman Khan’s appointment as the Indian Olympic contingent’s goodwill ambassador has not gone down well with star wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt. Read more here6. SPOILER ALERT: Leaked images from ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 6 episode 1 have so much to tell!HBO has been guarding season 6 of Game of Thrones like the existence of this planets depends on it. Alas, they failed. Read more here
1. Government withdraws controversial EPF tax proposalFacing all around attack, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday withdrew his Budget proposal to tax employees’ provident fund (EPF) at withdrawal. Read more here<!– /11440465/Dna_Article_Middle_300x250_BTF –>ICC World Twenty20 2016: Hong Kong vs Zimbabwe, Group B 1st T20 Match Live Cricket Scores & Ball by Ball commentary2. SBI asks SC to bar Mallya from leaving India; Court to hear plea on WednesdayThe Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to hear a plea filed by a consortium of 17 PSU banks seeking a direction that industrialist Vijay Mallya be restrained from leaving India. Read more here3. Apple rumoured to cut price of the iPhone 5s by halfApple is rumoured to cut their best selling model–the iPhone 5s–price by half to make room for the iPhone 5se. Read more here4. Here’s how Maria Sharapova can escape ban even after failing drug testThe ITF’s anti-doping program calls for a four-year suspension for a positive test, but that ban can be reduced in various circumstances, such as for first-time offences or if the player shows no significant fault or negligence. Read more here5. Game of Thrones: Jon Snow is alive, but conditions apply!Schrodinger’s Jon Snow might be alive after all. But the news comes with a condition. Read more here6. US Elections: Donald Trump still in lead but Republican race becomes tighterA series of polls released on Monday indicated that 69-year-old real estate tycoon is losing the momentum in some of the key States like Michigan and Florida. Read more here
“We produced him in the court yesterday and he will be in police remand till January 20. His main role was that of a facilitator. His main involvement was to send one Umar Hyderabadi abroad for training,” he added.A team of Delhi Police Special Cell reportedly arrested a madrassa teacher on Wednesday from Bengaluru on suspicion of having links with an al-Qaeda module operating in India.
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