Top Stories AP govt advisor Parakala Prabhakar resigns, blames Jagan Mohan Reddy He said that he never compromised on issues related to the state’s interests. BJP-PDP alliance ends in Kashmir: Centre to up ante against terror Mehbooba gone, security forces have no obstruction to go ahead with ‘Operation All Out’ in Valley. SIT illegally detained Gauri Lankesh murder case accused: Advocate They were picked up from different places days before the arrest, says Virendra Ichalkaranjikar. 6-month-old boy branded with hot iron bangles by family in Odisha The infant was admitted to the Nabarangpur District Headquarters Hospital with severe injuries on his abdomen, thighs and feet. Asaduddin Owaisi faults BJP for mess in in Jammu and Kashmir March 1, 2015: Mufti Mohammad Sayeed sworn in chief minister for the second time. Governor’s rule ends. Dalit groom barred from riding horse in Madhya Pradesh Two members of a Thakur family in the village however allegedly asked him to get down the horse and walk to the girl’s house. Uttar Pradesh: 448 jailbirds in Saharanpur to set out as yoga gurus The guru not only teaches them yoga but also explains to them in detail the benefits of various ‘asanas’. Telangana mimicry artiste Nerella Venumadhav passes away at 86 His last rites to be performed with state honours. Madras High Court condemns painful religious exercises like exorcism Chinnaponnu and three others were punished by the Judicial Magistrate-II, Dharmapuri, to undergo imprisonment for one year with a fine of Rs 500 each. ABVP's school bandh call leaves parents puzzled in Telangana The ABVP state wing had declared a state-wide bandh demanding a cap on fee hike in the schools of the state. Sexual harassment roars at IIT-Bombay, no action against senior students Tweet by IIT-Bombay student of being abused by seniors doing rounds on social media. Slip of tongue for forest minister Dindigul C Sreenivasan again The ‘howler’ became a huge hit on social media and regional newspapers, besides the TV channels. Private banks block accounts for want of Aadhaar Accounts with high currency deposits or high fixed deposits have been blocked. Impasse ends as Arvind Kejriwal calls off sit-in protest after 9 days Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal called off his strike at Lieutenant Governor's house on Tuesday evening. Allied with BJP for Kashmir, says Mehbooba Mufti after break-up Leader Mehbooba Mufti insisted that the PDP did not do it for power but to safeguard the interests of the people of J&K. J&K headed for prolonged Governor’s rule as fresh polls unlikely soon It is learnt the Army and other security forces are planning to launch a tough campaign against militants in the state. Why PDP-BJP fell apart; bumpy road ahead for Mehbooba Mufti Ever since the two joined hands in 2015, they have publicly differed on issues, including Article 370, which grants special status to J&K. No question of alliance with PDP, says Cong's Ghulam Nabi Azad Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said that the BJP had committed a 'Himalayan blunder' by forming a government with the PDP. Why some mental health treatments could harm left-handed people The location of a person's neural systems for emotion depends on whether they are left-handed, right-handed or somewhere in between. Choreographer made hoax bomb call after missing Jaipur-Mumbai IndiGo flight ACP East Ashok Chauhan said the accused has been detained, booked and further investigation into the incident was underway.