Just In TRS poised for key role in Rajya Sabha The election is scheduled to be held in the forthcoming monsoon session of Parliament. No objection for teachers’ transfer: Telangana government to Hyderabad High Court A division bench while dealing with batch of petitions permitted the state government to go ahead with the counseling for transfers. 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. Telangana players sail into quarterfinals Prithvi Sekhar, Sivadeep Kosaraju, Theyjo Oges, Kavin Masilamani and B. Sai Saran Reddy completed the quarterfinals line-up with wins. League match: Tanmay Agarwal hits ton to spur sporting Using the crease first, Cambridge were well on course to putting up a strong total but regular wickets from Azharuddin put brakes on the scoring rate. Aadhaar linkage with bank a/c not a must If the bank demands your Aadhaar, a customer can legally proceed against the bank. Carpenter, sociologist are all here Little known countries such as Tahiti and Gambia have representatives in the list of 35 main referees, although India has none. Telangana government medical colleges to get passwords The students from Telangana can apply for colleges in their home state after the second list is out. India to perform better than EMs “To the extent that rising oil prices is demand led, the deterioration in India's terms of trade is offset by stronger exports,” it said. Petition seeks to remove child lock for safety of women A girl taking a late night cab should be able to take one with confidence and without fear. US plans to levy $200b extra tariff on China No definite timeline provided for implemenation of the penalties. No decision yet on child lock in Telangana, AP Ola puts stickers in cabs to alert female customers. AP govt advisor Parakala Prabhakar resigns, blames Jagan Mohan Reddy He said that he never compromised on issues related to the state’s interests. ‘Papa!’ adds to separation rage Audio of kids crying for their parents at an US immigration facility turns focal point. No skin off your Nose! Scared of going under the knife but still want a better nose? Non-surgical nose jobs are the trend today... Ageless and skintillating Skincare and make-up always go hand in hand no amount of make-up can make up the lack of skin health. She’s a flawless feminist 2018 Pen Pinter Prize winner Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie needs no introduction to literary lovers. Yet, it was Beyonce who made her famous. Voices that must be heard! In early 2000, Nalini Jameela was the president of Sex Workers’ Forum of Kerala (SWFK). A dream come true Former Kabaddi player L. Srinivas Reddy is the first man from Telangana to be named as the new coach of the Indian Kabaddi team. The road less travelled Hari Krishna Bhandari talks about his journey as a short filmmaker and his plans for the future. An exhilarating racing game The gamers are all set to enjoy the fast paced Onrush. World Cup Fever For a chance it really does feel like a World Cup FIFA game that gamers can enjoy without having to dig into their wallets! Rapper XXXTentacion shot dead in Florida The shooting was reported at 3:57 pm at Deerfield Beach Motorsports Shop, according to the Broward County Sheriff's Office. Psych eval for Heather Locklear Law enforcement sources said that a family member called 911 on Sunday afternoon to report Heather’s erratic behaviour. Sandra Bullock speaks up against Harvey Weinstein’s sexual assaults The Oscar-winning actress, although has never had a bad experience with him, she says she always feared the entertainment baron. Is Nayan producing film with Atharvaa as lead? The buzz doing the rounds was that Nayan would be producing a film with Vignesh debuting as a hero. The Circle could be from real life The tech thriller deals with relevant topics like privacy, ethics and, most important, freedom. Thrilled to be in Mollywood Actress Kaniha opens up about striking the right balance in life and playing an advocate for the first time. Just add water and shake Instead of wasting your time and energy running to hospitals and doctors, it is better to work out like this and lead a healthier and fit life. Nithin Sathyaa vouches for Jai coming on time Nitin spoke to DC as why he shifted gears from acting to production and about the action comedy drama. Lucy Hale says MeToo She added, “Luckily, I’ve been unscathed; nothing’s hurt me too badly.” Stunt Shiva bags big film as actor after GS2 Siva was shuttling between Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam flicks when his friend Vijay Milton called him for GS2. A beautiful power dream Dhwayah Queen Sruthy Sithara is determined to become the country’s first transgender IAS officer. Arulnidhi signs yet another thriller The film is directed by Bharath Nellakandan, an erstwhile assistant of Arun Vaidhyanadhan. Hustle for muscle Jacobinte Swarga-rajyam-fame Reba Monica John debuts in Tamil with Jarugandi. Green vision bags award S.D. College, which is celebrating its Founder’s Day today, recently bagged the Akshaya-Oorja Award by ANERT. Going big in small way Artist Kiran Hotkar is on a mission to revive the art of miniature painting. Swiss slopes and desi romance From what we wear to what we eat, celebrity influence is always there. It’s a wrap for Chalakudikaran Changathi The director took to Facebook to inform his fans that the shooting of the movie has finished and that it will be an Onam release. Khaki & kadak dialogues! Sandalwood films that are ‘cop’centric continue to rake in the moolah at the box-office. We analyse this trend. Juhi is very good The movie titled Very Good is directed by Yashawant Sardeshpande, who also does theatre. Manisha Koirala leaves lust between the lines The actress refused to do any intimate scenes in the recently-released Lust Stories. We have to educate people According to Gaurang, in order to promote slow fashion, everyone has to understand, imbibe and follow it. Love your clothes, don’t toss aside The ‘slow fashion movement’ inspires people to dress responsibly, keeping the environment in mind. The Shaiju goalgasm! Shaiju Damodaran has taken sports commentary to the next level with his sense of humour and energy. Actor sees future in politics Tamil filmdom has thrown up several leaders and Parthiban could be the latest entry. Singh along with Aakanksha This popular Hindi serial actress has got a lucky break in Sandalwood as she is set to make her debut opposite Kannada star Sudeep. The great transformation Jayasurya’s winning hearts for his moving portrayal of a transwoman in Njan Marykutty. Incredibles 2 movie review: A guaranteed good time at the movies While 'Incredibles 2' is not Disney-Pixar’s best, but it's certainly a solid sequel to a beloved film. No more Uber, Ola in Google Maps Along with Uber, Ola, Meru cabs’ integration support has been axed by Google in its Google Maps app. FIFA World Cup 2018: Worry for Brazil as Neymar limps out of training session Neymar had not taken part in training on Monday, as the side returned to their base in Sochi on Russia's Black Sea coast. LEAKED: Mi Max 3 with 6.9-inch display, dual rear cameras The Mi Max 3 has been recently spotted on TENAA with a most of its specifications unveiled. Janhvi dances on Arjun song, Anil calls Shanaya India’s Catherine Zeta-Jones Janhvi Kapoor is all set to unveil her ‘Dhadak’ title song tomorrow, for which most are waiting with bated breath. 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. Video: Gold teaser shocks movie-goers, makes noise The makers of ‘Gold’ released the second teaser in a very unique way on the 15th of June. Ajay in Boney’s next, he, Kajol support plastic ban, Esha Gupta joins Total Dhamaal Esha and Ajay are coming together post ‘Baadshaho’, which also featured Ajay’s ‘Raid’ actress Ileana D’Cruz. Akshay Kumar gives Housefull 4 and other films priority over Kesari The actor is yet to shoot for the movie in 10 days, which he is finding tough to dedicate before December. Alia Bhatt had a big fall, but that didn’t stop her from shooting with Sanju Alia Bhatt was shooting for a scene with Varun Dhawan and Sanjay Dutt and is on a tight schedule. Race 3: Salman meets Bhagyashree’s son, experts call it miracle if 200 crore film Abhimanyu will debut in Vasan Bala's ‘Mard Ko Dard Nahi Hota’ which is slated to release this year. Samsung to design custom GPU chips: Rumours The company aims to use them in low-tier mobile devices and later implement them for IoT applications. FIFA World Cup 2018: Japan make history against 10-man Colombia Osako's 73rd-minute winner meant the Japanese avenged their 4-1 mauling in the group stages of Brazil 2014. New rare black holes spotted in space, evidence suggests Researchers from the UNH in the US found the strongest evidence to date that such middle-of-the-road black holes exist. TSC unveils its new print engine at Computex 2018 The new RFID label printer uses the ARM Cortex-A9 processor and claims to have a maximum printing speed of 14 inches per second. Church shuts its doors after pair of blue tits discovered nesting in vicar's lectern The church even silenced its bells and organ so the young chicks wouldn't be disturbed. India’s first gaming phone could launch in September The recently unveiled ASUS ROG Phone is rumoured to hit the Indian shores pretty soon. 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. 'Harmless' flashing light in your eyes could be warning of sudden blindness Learn how to spot the signs to prevent it. Cigarette smoking reaches new low in the US Decades of health warnings have boosted public awareness that the addictive habit can cause lung and many other cancers. 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. North Korean leader Kim meets Chinese Prez Xi Jinping following Trump summit Kim's third trip to China since March comes as Beijing tries to strengthen role as mediator between US, N Korea. DIGISOL launches 300Mbps wireless range booster The DG-WR3001NE claims to enhance the existing wireless signal by improving the signal quality. ISL: ATK rubbish rumours of Bastian Schweinsteiger signing ATK had a disappointing last season, finishing ninth in the 10-team table with 16 points from 18 games. ‘Stop spoiling Ranbir, don’t make him like you’: When Rishi Kapoor fumed at Sanjay Ranbir opened up on the equation between him and Sanjay which goes much beyond their physical similarities. 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. FUJIFILM X-A5 with small and light mirrorless digital camera unveiled It features a 24.2-megapixel sensor with the X Series signature colour reproduction technology. Duke and Duchess of Sussex to make first official trip to Ireland The royal couple has also announced plans to make an official trip to Australia, New Zealand, Fiji and Tonga in October. 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. Airtel faces flak after customer seeks different service representative Airtel got embroiled in a controversy after a subscriber sought to interact with a Hindu customer service representative. Did you know Pixel 2 is selling for Rs 9,999 on Flipkart? Flipkart’s Buyback Guarantee program is offering discounts of up to Rs 42,000 on the Google Pixel 2 128GB variant. Big blow for England as injured Ben Stokes ruled out of India, Australia T20Is Stokes will continue his rehabilitation alongside the 14-man squad. Twin brothers reunited 74 years after WWII death at Normandy The story of how the twins died and were being reunited reflects the courage of troops on a mission to save the world from a Nazi conquest. 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. Google announces training programme for journalists It is aimed at raising awareness against misinformation and providing new tools to the fourth estate against fake news. Weird people live there: Ola sacks driver for refusing to drop man in 'Muslim area' Asad Ashraf took the cab to return to his home at South Delhi’s Jamia Nagar after celebrating Eid on Sunday. ICC Test Ranking: Shikhar Dhawan, Ravindra Jadeja and Murali Vijay make progress While Dhawan achieve a career-best 24, Jadeja reached third position, while Vijay moved to 23rd. Dazen 6A with MediaTek 6737H SoC launched The Dazen 6A is built on a 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek MT 6737H processor paired with 3GB of RAM and 32GB onboard storage. 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. 43.7 pc of electricity needs met through renewable energy, says Infosys The Bengaluru-based company has an installed capacity of 46.1 megawatt (MW) of solar energy across the country, it added. New study claims first-born children are more intelligent You know you want to find out why Nawazuddin and Daisy Shah to star in Mahesh Manjrekar’s Astitva 2? Mahesh Manjrekar is now planning to make ‘Astitva 2’ since a long time and it might see the daylight soon. Record 68.5 million people displaced worldwide: UN Report showed 16.2 mn people were freshly displaced in 2017 which equates to 44,500 being displaced everyday, 1 person every 2 seconds. When 'scary' Hardik Pandya made KL Rahul anxious in front of Virat Kohli The Karnataka batsman disclosed a incident where the Baroda all-rounder almost scared him in front of captain Virat Kohli. In video: Man accidentally shoots himself in groin as he bends over with loaded gun When man walks over to shelf and bends down to pick something up, the gun suddenly fires with a shocking loud bang. OnePlus 6 receives Android P Beta 2 update Some of the bugs in the OnePlus 6 have been fixed now as it has received Android P Developer Preview 2 update from the company. Rats nibble cash worth Rs 12 lakh inside Assam's Tinsukia ATM The repairmen were stunned to find Rs 500 and Rs 2,000 notes nibbled by rats and shredded to tiny pieces. Sensex tanks 261 points as US-China trade spat escalates The 30-share barometer opened positive, but soon fell on widespread selling. Experts claim time-restricted eating can help you lose weight A new study examined the effect of time-restricted eating on weight loss in obese individuals. Chennai doctors save Tanzania girl who has lived life with organs outside her body Sauda Suleiman Amour, was born with defective abdominal wall and liver, part of intestine jutted out of her belly. Boult launches Echo true wireless in-ear headphones Boult has introduced the Echo true wireless earphones in India and priced it at Rs 2,249. FIFA World Cup 2018: Race against time for Lionel Messi as Argentina seek turnaround Argentina needs to beat Croatia to clear its path from the three-game group stage to the knock-out round of 16. Race 3 BO collection day 4: Despite big sum, Salman's film witnesses massive drop The Salman Khan and Jacqueline Fernandez starrer has earned over Rs 120 crore in the domestic market. Recording of crying children at US border fuels fury over immigrant separations The audio includes the voices of children sobbing uncontrollably and asking for their parents. Ducati drives in Multistrada 1260 in India at Rs 15.99 lakh The superbike range comes with various features like traction control and cruise control. Sriram Raghavan’s next with Ayushmann titled AndhaDhun, read details Sriram Raghavan was in news on Monday because of his second time collaboration with Dinesh Vijan. Yo-Yo effect: BCCI for fitness tests before selection to avoid embarrassment The issue was discussed at the latest CoA meeting in the presence of chairman Vinod Rai, Diana Edulji, BCCI CEO Rahul Johri and Saba Karim. Accused in Gauri Lankesh murder 'tortured'; Karnataka HC seeks report K'taka HC has directed two magistrate courts to submit report on allegations of custodial torture of 4 accused in Gauri Lankesh murder case. Former CIA employee charged with leaking information to Wikileaks Joshua Schulte was charged with leaking unspecified information on CIA's intelligence-gathering capabilities to group 'Organization-1'. FIFA World Cup 2018: Spain face World Cup date with destiny against Iran Spain's World Cup ambitions were kept in check, almost single-handedly, by a stunning Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick. Gold shines on global cues, jewellers' buying Gold prices climbed by Rs 100 to Rs 31,900 per 10 grams at the bullion market on Tuesday. YouTube Music and Premium services launched in selected countries Both the YouTube audio and video streaming engines have been made available in 17 countries as of now. New study finds virtual reality headsets can reduce needle phobia Needle phobia is one of the most common fears among children who receive vaccines. Fujifilm Instax SQ 10 review: A nostalgic instant camera, not for all The Instax SQ 10 provides nostalgia to the Polaroid cameras of olden days albeit with the conveniences of a digital camera. US will not become 'migrant camp', says Donald Trump About 2,000 children were separated from parents since Trump admin announced that migrants illegally crossing Mexican border be arrested. Non-financial corporate leverage levels to improve in FY19: Moody's These companies reported strong financial results for FY18, with revenue and Ebitda increasing 13 per cent and 12 per cent, respectively. Targus Universal Type-C docking station unveiled The docking station appears to be universally compatible with the popular Operating Systems like Windows, macOS, Linux, and Android. Uttar Pradesh BJP MLA makes Hindu-Muslim divide in power theft, clarifies 'Only Hindus are being harassed. You are harassing businessmen and Hindus on purpose,' BJP MLA told engineer. Alliance with Mufti's PDP in Jammu & Kashmir was untenable, says BJP Soon after the announcement CM Mehbooba Mufti handed in her resignation, prompting the way for Governor's Rule, which the BJP favours. Rohit Sharma gears up for Yo-Yo test at NCA, Ajinkya Rahane waits as replacement The Yo-Yo test is a mandatory fitness parameter for players set by the Board of Control for Cricket (BCCI) for a place in national team. Google launches Messages, here are 5 new features Google has created a new messaging experience that's available on multiple devices. How IoT and AI help in identifying fraud claims Technologies like IoT, block chain, AI will also help insurers lower premiums across the board. Rohingya camp leader murdered by unknown assailants in Bangladesh The deceased, whose throat was slit by attackers had been leader of C11 block since beginning of recent Rohingya crisis. Watching Sir David Attenborough could boost your sex life, says study Study found shows Planet Earth and Blue Planet could improve viewers' confidence by helping them have 'more compassionate view of body’. Scientists discover potential disease-fighting 'warheads' in bacteria Scientists could build better drugs by learning from molecules derived from bacteria called thiocarboxylic acids. Govt puts off Air India stake sale due to election year ahead The decision was taken at the high level meeting convened by Union Minister Arun Jaitley. Activist Piyush Manush protests road projects, held for 'instigating enmity' Activist Piyush Manush has been protesting against Salem airport and proposed eight-lane Chennai-Salem expressway expansion. Kangana Ranaut goes on shopping spree amidst Mental Hai Kya shoot Kangana Ranaut, who is all set to be seen in ‘Manikarnika’ soon, has begun shooting for her next, ‘Mental Hai Kya’. US senate passes bill to strengthen ties with 'Major Defence Partner' India India's 'Major Defence Partner' designation allows it to buy more advanced, sensitive technologies from US at par with its closest allies. Premier League: Wolves snap up Sporting Lisbon's Rui Patricio on free transfer The 30-year-old left Sporting in the wake of an attack on its players by a group of hooded supporters armed with sticks and belts. Woman told she is pregnant, while having surgery to find out why she is infertile Tia Reed was diagnosed with endometriosis having suffered from painful periods throughout her adolescence and thought she was infertile. New 3D imaging technique could improve treatment of arthritis The technique could enable greater understanding of how osteoarthritis develops. VR headsets reduce kid's needle phobia A paediatrician has come up with an innovative solution to distract children from their fear, anxiety and pain using a VR headset. Uber names Pradeep Parameswaran as India and South Asia President Parameswaran had joined Uber in January last year and was leading operations for Uber in India and South Asia. Chinese President Xi Jinping biggest promoter of Bollywood films, says envoy The envoy said practising yoga, watching Bollywood films and tasting Darjeeling tea have become fashionable among the Chinese youth. Aam Aadmi Party targets Rahul Gandhi for criticising Arvind Kejriwal Arvind Kejriwal, along with his colleagues, have been at Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal's office since June 13. Futuristic electric plane cruises skies over Norway A Slovenian-made two-seater electric airplane took off from a remote corner of Oslo Airport for a brief journey in the grey skies. Oil bonds issued by UPA govt being serviced, says Piyush Goyal We have inherited 1 lakh 30 thousand crores of oil bonds which are unpaid bills of oil companies from 2009-14, says Goyal. India, France to shape strong development partnership, says Sushma Swaraj Swaraj arrived in France on 2nd leg of 4-nation tour, held discussion with French Prez over understandings reached during his India visit. Global warming is in our living room The effects of global warming have been felt in cities where the yearly average temperature rose 2.9 degrees in the past 30 years. Arjun Tendulkar will be like any other U19 player, says bowling coach Sanath Kumar Kumar will guide the fresh batch of India U-19 bowlers including Tendulkar Jr. Rahul Gandhi turns 48, PM Modi wishes for his 'long and healthy life' 'Birthday greetings to Congress President Rahul Gandhi. I pray for his long and healthy life,' tweets Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Odisha: 5 men held for molesting minor, uploading video on social media The men had molested the girl on June 14 while she was on a trip at Pentha sea beach that falls under the Rajnagar tehsil. You have been eating pizza all wrong, Italian chef reveals the right way Owner of Verace Pizzara restaurant in Sydney, Stefano Crene says there is method to eating pizza which ensures toppings don’t fall off. Disallowed by wife, Mexican man’s friends carry cardboard cut-out to World Cup games Mexico defeated defending champions Germany 1-0 in their World Cup opener. The age of climate change begins Heat waves and droughts can be expected much more often as a result of future warming. Kangana Ranaut to reunite with director Anurag Basu for love story titled Imali Kangana and Anurag had worked on Hrithik Roshan starrer 'Kites' during which there were talks of a fallout between the two. SC refuses urgent hearing of plea to declare Kejriwal's sit-in as 'unconstitutional' Kejriwal and his ministers have been staging a sit-in at L-G Anil Baijal's office since June 11 evening to press for their demands. WhatsApp payment feature to debut soon, undergoing testing by 1 million Indians The service undergoing testing is a beta version and the complete application will be rolled out publically shortly. 4 dead, 5 injured as fire breaks out in Lucknow's Hotel Viraat The fire spread to several floors of Hotel Viraat International located in Charbagh near the Lucknow railway station. Supreme Court to take up Apple iOS App Store lawsuit Supreme Court to take up a case from the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals that ruled that the purchasers of iPhone apps could sue Apple. Prabhas reacts uncharacteristically to rumours of marriage with Anushka Shetty The ‘Baahubali’ actor was once again asked about marriage rumours with Anushka and it was a different reaction this time. Local corporator demands a city flyover to be named after Sridevi Even after many months of sudden demise, Sri's absence is still felt amongst her admirers. London clinic doctors say Nawaz Sharif's wife 'highly critical': Report 5-member board of doctors on Tuesday briefed the Sharif family that Begum Kulsoom will not be taken off ventilator as of now. Govt appeals honesty in tax payment ahead of GST anniversary The new indirect tax regime has added more jobs in formal sector and widened taxpayer base. IBM unveils Project Debater, an AI that argues with humans IBM pitted a computer against two human debaters in the first public demonstration of artificial intelligence technology. Wife has beard, masculine voice: Ahmedabad man's divorce plea rejected by court The wife, in her reply to the plea, said she had some facial hair due to hormonal reasons, and they could be removed through treatment. Fin Min wants BJP-ruled states to take lead in bringing petrol under GST Putting petrol and diesel under the GST is seen as a permanent solution to recurrent price hike. ICICI Bank names Bakhshi interim head as CEO Chanda Kochhar goes on leave Bakhshi will report to the bank’s board during the period of Kochhar’s leave. Irrfan Khan opens up on battling cancer, sends a heartfelt note from London Irrfan Khan talked about his treatment and the immense pain he suffered while getting recovered from neuroendocrine cancer. Malegaon blast case: Lt Col Purohit seeks to challenge denial of discharge plea On December 18, 2018, the high court had refused to quash the government's sanction for Purohit's prosecution. Woman asks for 'Hindu' representative from Airtel, Twitter divided The woman posted on Twitter that she did not want to interact with a customer resolution officer as he was a Muslim. FIFA World Cup 2018: Indian ball boy Rishi Tej takes field alongside Hazard, Lukaku Rishi got a chance to see fulfill the dream of attending the biggest sporting carnival in the planet. Mystery caller warns of bomb onboard Jaipur-Mumbai IndiGo flight Investigations found bomb threat call to Jaipur-Mumbai IndiGo flight to be essentially a hoax. Sensex suffers more losses, down 148 points on global cues Unabated capital outflows by foreign funds and profit-booking by retail investors too dampened sentiment. Watch: Kukatpally is a mess with overflowing drains, open manholes Work inspector says workers don’t want to get inside deep manholes. Recovering fast, will try to resume work today: Delhi dy CM Manish Sisodia Sisodia was rushed to LNJP Hospital here around 3 pm on Monday after the ketone level in his urine rose sharply and his sugar level slumped. It is not going to happen: Huma Qureshi on chances of #MeToo movement in Bollywood Actress says it worked in Hollywood because a lot of senior female actors came forward with their stories of sexual harassment. FIFA World Cup 2018: 3 things we learnt from England's 2-1 win against Tunisia Harry Kane scored a brace as the Three Lions opewned their World Cup campaign in style. Trump orders creation of Space Force as sixth military branch U.S. President Donald Trump ordered the creation of a sixth branch of the military to focus on space. Amit Shah summons J&K ministers after PDP miffed that ceasefire is lifted BJP state chief Ravinder Raina and party general secretary (organisation) Ashok Kaul have been also called for the meeting. Ranchi court acquits former Union minister Yashwant Sinha in 2008 case Former External Affairs Minister Sinha had recently quit the BJP after a prolonged tiff with the party leadership. Vijay Mallya diverted loan funds to F1, T20 IPL team: ED chargesheet The ED's fresh chargesheet against Mallya and his firms is likely to pave the way for him to be declared 'fugitive' under a new Indian law. World's oldest Sumatran orangutan dies aged 62 Puan -- Indonesian for "lady" -- died on Monday at Perth Zoo, where she had lived since being gifted by Malaysia in 1968. Apple fined $6.7 million by Australian court over iPhone bricking case Apple has been fined after a regulator accused it of using a software update to disable iPhones with cracked screens fixed by third parties. 'Iranian Messi' feels at home at World Cup before Spain game in Kazan With his excellent dribbling skills, the 23-year-old Azmoun has all the qualities required to become a big star of the game. Diabetes may be an early indicator of pancreatic cancer Pancreatic cancer is one of the most fatal cancers, with a five-year survival rate of only eight per cent. Tuticorin firing incident case fit for CBI probe, says Madras High Court Since the state police was involved, it is a fit case to be investigated by CBI, Chief Justice Indira Banerjee observed. WHO says compulsive gaming could be a mental health problem The U.N. health agency states that compulsively playing video games now qualifies as a mental health condition. Garmin launches Fenix 5 Plus range of smartwatches The latest trio is loaded with impressive features to suit the needs of modern-day users. After Eid treat, SRK keeps momentum on for Zero finish, Aanand Rai gets philosophical Fans shared several pictures and videos of the superstar from Universal Studios in USA for ‘Zero’ shoot. FIFA fan carves miniature World Cup trophy on chalk Chandigarh Physical Education teacher, Balraj Singh, carved out miniature sculpture of FIFA World Cup trophy. Disqualified, pro-Dhinakaran MLAs welcome to return, hints Palanisamy Palanisamy remarks come days after D Jayakumar said it was for party to take decision on admitting disqualified MLAs. Would like to see Rahul Gandhi as Prime Minister: Sudheendra Kulkarni Speaking at a panel discussion in Mumbai, Sudheendra Kulkarni praised Rahul Gandhi, saying he is a 'leader with good heart'. Dynastic hierarchy closing doors of opportunity for common man: Varun Gandhi Varun Gandhi said if one today looked at film industry, sports fraternity, politics, almost all doors were closed to the common man. Aus student seeks help on Tinder in paying traffic fine, US man comes to rescue Lexi took to her Tinder profile saying she was just looking for a nice guy to pay penalty infringement. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visiting China: Chinese state media The trip will be Kim Jong Un's third to China since March, when he made his inaugural foreign trip as leader. Donald Trump orders US military to work for 'space dominance' The United States is a member of the Outer Space Treaty, which bars the stationing of weapons of mass destruction in space. Marriage tied to lower risk of fatal heart attacks and strokes Compared to married people, adults who were divorced, widowed or never married were 42 pc more likely to develop cardiovascular disease. Elon Musk accuses employee of leaking data and hindering operations The company is investigating whether the employee was working with any outside organizations Maharashtra couple holds ballot to decide baby’s name Three names were suggested by family members and relatives and the Bangs decided to use a 'ballot paper' containing these names. Saudi Arabia MERS outbreaks killed 23 in four months, says WHO According to WHO said the total number of deaths from the disease has risen to 790 since it was first diagnosed in humans in 2012. FIFA World Cup 2018: Saudi Arabia football team's plane engine catches fire; video The Saudi Arabia players were flying to Rostov-on-Don for their next match against Uruguay. Baby on board: Woman gives birth to boy on Paris train French capital's transport network offers newborn boy free rail travel until he turns 25. Peter Mukerjea agrees to divorce Indrani Mukerjea Divorce procedure may take some time as both are in jail, a lawyer representing Indrani Mukerjea in murder case told the media. Video: Gujarat Cong MLA Alpesh Thakor showers money on artists 'for noble cause' Congress MLA Alpesh Thakor said he was aware a controversy would be created by his actions, but the idea was to raise funds for education. FIFA World Cup 2018: France forward Antonio Griezmann extends Atletico Madrid deal Griezmann was subject to an offer from Barcelona but in the end he elected to prolong his four year stay . ‘Lateral’ entry won’t fix basic govt glitches Prime Minister Narendra Modi has mastered the art of utilising insecurity as an instrument of his state policy. Cabbages & Kings: Persians & the Islamic state of Iran The divisions between Shia and Sunni had been the cause of slaughter for hundreds of years. Mystic Mantra: Sitting silently, doing nothing! Sitting silently is not an escapism, it is waiting for the inner spring that will bring thousands of blossoms. Reflections: India as ‘Lynchistan’ – Act before it’s too late Nowadays, the Internet and cellphones accelerate rumours. Millions of people who are mentally still in the Middle Ages share Facebook postings. Tech to make soccer better If VAR helps referees get the big decisions right, it would help make soccer not only a better spectacle, but also more equitable. India has more to lose in a trade war with US World trade contributes to world peace and countries trading with each other are unlikely to go to war with each other. Hyderabad: Cattle theft offender held Officials recovered 39 cattle reported missing from 15 police stations. Football is a sport but it is not far away from politics Egypt’s Mohamed Salah hasn’t yet made his World Cup debut but he has been a top draw in Russia. HCA secretary slams Ambati Rayudu’s ouster On Monday, he slammed the disqualification Rayudu and said, “this looks very lopsided and deep rooted. Former footballer Sheik no more Sheik, who retired from South Central Railway, played for the Indian Railways side. 50k tennis tournament: Krishna, Kalva, Megha and Sindhu make positive starts In the men’s singles first round, second seeded Krishna wrapped up the match with ease by beating Subhash Paramasiram in straight sets — 6-4, 6-2. All is not well for football’s biggies Although it is too early to call it the World Cup of the Underdog, the top guns have adequately been warned within four days of action. Car companies to see 30 per cent higher capex: Crisil Crisil expects around 8 new major model launches in fiscal 2019 in the PV segment alone, compared with 6 in fiscal 2018. 10 crore Indian youth have bad skills, says Mohandas Pai Mr Pai was sharing his thoughts on a recent report by the research wing of the country's largest lender SBI. Exporters still haven’t got Rs 25,000-crore in refunds Huge pileup due to manual verification, says Mitra. Indian plant seed can bring clean water Moringa oleifera seed proteins kill microorganisms and reduces turbidity. Feminism degrades mothers’ role: Imran Khan The Twitteratis perceived the comments as highly ‘irresponsible’ and criticised Mr Khan on his lack of knowledge of the ideology and the movement. Onus on poll panel to ensure EVM: EVMs too need a physical record The best thing we can do with modern technology is to have a parallel record, a paper record and electronic record Onus on poll panel to ensure EVM: Glitches apart, EVMs are necessary Every time a party loses an election, it blames the machine. Guest column: Desperate times continue for Bellandur and Varthur Lakes!! The findings by the NGT appointed committee exposes the gross inadequacy of the state government's initiatives. Choked by sewage: NGT lake report goes against the ‘drain’ The National Green Tribunal’s latest report on the city’s lakes has re-traced civic agency faultlines. Rowdy killing in Vijayapura: Four police officials arrested The case took a new turn after this as the police department decided to hand it over to the CID for investigation, according to police sources. Illegal grazing could lead to increased poaching At Nagarhole, some cattle grazers have links with poachers and help them hunt. CM's prerogative to present budget: H D Revanna The Union government approved projects worth Rs 7,500 crore under the central road fund, but it released only Rs 500 crore per year Facelift for Belur, Halebeedu The meeting will discuss development of historical places spread all over the state. 37 year old land row haunts Siddaramaiah The court passed the order following a complaint by RTI activist N Gangadhar on June 2. English in Kannada medium schools too? New minister Mahesh also plans to ask all ministers, officials to send kids to govt schools but ‘without force’. Bengaluru: Dr G Parameshwar to save city on ‘war-footing’ Dr G said the government would take effective and strict measures to make Bengaluru free from plastic. Mallikarjun Kharge still nursing dream of becoming CM? On the Congress-JD(S) coalition government in the state, Mr Kharge said it had become neccessary to keep the BJP from coming to power. Karnataka seeks Rs 250 crore for Charmadi Ghat road It said the Centre needed to approve the stretches from Bilikere to Yedegondanahalli and Belur to Hassan Medical fee hike: D K Shivakumar keeps options open Shivakumar told reporters later that private medical colleges are demanding a whopping 30 per cent hike in fees. Miffed BS Yeddyurappa aide B J Puttaswamy quits BJP post Soon after he was elected CM in 2008, Mr Yeddyurappa had resurrected Mr Puttaswamy’s career and appointed him as his political secretary. Centre may not fund HD Kumaraswamy’s farm loan waiver scheme, says BS Yeddyurappa According to the state BJP president, small and medium farmers had not repaid their loans, anticipating a waiver from the government. Poor voter turnout, a fight mar Binnypet BBMP by-poll Aishwarya, daughter of deceased corporator Mahadevamma, was picked by the JD(S) after she was denied a ticket by the Congress. HD Kumaraswamy to PM: Give us 25 percent of mega bond plan ‘Loan waiver will help nationalised banks and farmers’. Baby ‘Kumaraswamy’ dies after rescue The child, who was rescued from a garbage pile at Celebrity Layout in Doddathoguru on June 4, failed to respond to treatment and died. Courteney Cox hints at wedding? According to reports, best friend Jennifer Aniston will be the maid of honour and Ed Sheeran will be performing at the wedding. PIL filed to save Pattandur Agrahara lake The historic Pattandur Agrahara Lake in Kadugodi is spread across 13 acres. Brandon Lee lashes out at father Tommy Lee Brandon’s mother, Pamela Anderson has always maintained that the only thing that made Tommy Lee her son’s father was his DNA and nothing else. Hubballi: Rowdies cut birthday cake with sword! The police also came across 1.5 kgs of ganja and detained over ten people under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act (NDPS) Bengaluru: Chain-snatcher with over 70 cases held after shootout City Police Commissioner T. Suneel Kumar has rewarded Head Constable Chandrakumar and the Kengeri team with Rs 1 lakh each Gauri Lankesh killing: Accused in Gauri murder seeks bail The accused has sought bail, claiming that it is a false case. Gauri Lankesh killing: After failing in his ventures, Naveen turned gunrunner He purchased 21 live cartridges of various sizes for Rs 50,000 from his Ooty contact, he has stated. Gauri Lankesh killing: Bring mom next time, says Parshuram to dad He is innocent, he is a family boy. We are sure he will be back home soon: Ashok Waghmare Behati Prinsloo and Adam Levine welcome baby Grace Behati Prinsloo gave husband Adam Levine an adorable Father’s Day tribute. Brad Pitt spends Father's Day with kids Pitt was seen spending quality time with their six kids on Father’s Day MP Governor Anandiben Patel goes wrong, declares PM unmarried Anandiben Patel’s video clip went viral causing discomfiture in saffron party. Sudheer Babu is ‘a director’s actor’ His next film is named after a famous song from NTR-Jamuna starrer Ramudu Bheemudu. Rape-accused Army jawan marries victim She alleged that she was gang-raped inside her house while she was alone on June 15 night. Shriya Saran makes a comeback The breezy entertainer, which also stars Niharika, is directed by Sujana. Two Tamil Nadu tourists drown while clicking selfies A group of eight tourists from Karnataka and Tamil Nadu visited the Baga beach in North Goa district on Saturday evening. Jr NTR shares baby pictures! The actor posted a picture of his two sons. Python nearly chokes man during selfie bid The forest officials rushed to the village and collared the 18-foot snake that weighed about 40 kg. Sri Ram Sene chief Pramod Muthalik defiant on ‘dog remark’ Pramod Muthalik asked in a reference to the murder of journalist Gauri Lankesh, drawing a furious reaction from the Congress on Monday. FIFA World Cup 2018: Late header from Kane gives England 2-1 win over Tunisia The winning goal came at the end of a drab second half in which Tunisia defended deep and nullified England's attack. Was paid Rs 13,000 to kill 'anti-Hindu' Gauri Lankesh: Parshuram Waghmare Parshuram Waghmare told SIT that he agreed to kill Gauri Lankesh because her views were anti-Hindu. CM Arvind Kejriwal calls up Uddhav Thackeray for support The AAP-led government is locked in a war with L-G Anil Baijal over administrative issues since a week. Naga Chaitanya to play a cricketer The actor loves cricket and relishes playing roles that are based on cricket. Tungabhadra Dam receives heavy inflow of water A Tungabhadra Board official said the inflows were increasing over the past week. Telugu director and Bruce Lee’s friend team up! Robert Chua happens to be a close friend of martial arts expert Bruce Lee. Telangana: Delay in rain worries farmers; but could kill sown seeds The met department has declared that similar conditions would prevail for four or five days. Railway zone not a promise, says Piyush Goyal The people of AP, particularly of the north coastal district, are agitating for a separate railway zone with Vizag as the headquarters. Naresh in Mahesh Babu’s film The film’s shooting is all set to start in Dehradun from Monday onwards. Cashing in on action mania? Filmmakers are going all out to include extravagant and expensive action sequences in their films. Local Military Authority review report called into question The LMA has to send a review report regarding road closures to the ministry by June 25. Hyderabad High Court grants stay on Peddamma board appointment After Janardhan Reddy’s death, his family was managing the temple with their funds. Hyderabad High Court issues notice on Park Hyatt plea Mr Sripada said multiple guests as well as group bookings were seeking refunds from the hotel due to these issues. Hyderabad’s rising football star Aneel Soibam is all set to represent the country at the prestigious Technifutbol International Tournament in Barcelona. Four Telugu students bag top AIIMS ranks Punjab students Eliza Bansal and Ramneek Kaur Mahal bagged the first two ranks. The core of existence Through his sculptures B. Srinivas Reddy explores the subconscious side of a human mind full of persistently flowing thoughts. 27 Neet college names missing in counselling Of 222 colleges identified for AIQ seats, MCC site shows 195. Congress leaders vie for safe Bhongir Lok Sabha seat After the elections TD MLA Manchireddy Kishan Reddy from Ibrahimpatnam joined the TRS. Discipline goes for a toss in top-heavy Congress Sources in the Congress said that the high command had directed the party leaders not to make such statements. MPP chief Immadi Gopi arrested, parties seek action Police made security arrangements in Dharpally and Indalwai mandals during the bandh and arrested Gopi. Congress conducts survey to gauge victory prospects: Uttam Kumar Reddy The TPCC chief also criticised the Chief Minister for neglecting the issue of tribal and Muslims reservations. Telugu Desam cadre favour tie-up with Congress for 2019 elections Begin village-level adjustments for panchayat polls in Khammam. ECHS launches new inventory system The Mims will bring in changes in the way medicine are procured. Hyderabad Traffic Police to book if you refuse, prevent breathalyser test In 2017, the Hyderabad Traffic Police had plans to book drunk co-passengers but it is yet to be implemented. Submission for BRAOU till June 26 Students have to pay a registration fee of Rs 500 each for the M.Phil and Ph.D Programmes. Treat concussions in time, lead quality life Physical, mental problems fallout of traumatic brain injury. Lecturers’ transfers concern TPCC president He asked the CM to follow UGC conditions on student and lecturer ratio while transferring the lecturers. Highly recommended but no Padma still BVG’s Gaikwad & TD MP Maganti failed to make it to the list of awardees. Hyderabad: Fruit trees to keep monkeys off city The fourth spell of Haritha Haram likely to start from the second week of July is focused on preventing monkey menace. MIM president Asaduddin Owaisi gets threats, like J&K editor Mr Syed Abdul Kashaf, MIM social media head, said he had taken the issue to the notice of Twitter India, which had suspended the accounts. Tension in Kakunur village over land survey The forest officials put up signboards stating that 1,600 acres of land located on the Kakunaru shivar was forest land. Delhi High Court questions Arvind Kejriwal’s protest The court did not issue any interim directions but observed that strikes or dharnas are held outside and not inside someone’s workplace or residence. GHMC ignores mosque’s call for an approach road With the road works being carried out in the parts of the colony the masjid authorities are demanding why their stretch is being left out. Hyderabad: Haj pilgrims cautioned against cheats Pilgrims can check the list of genuine PTOs on the website of the minority affairs ministry. Panic as 150 UG medical seats from Telangana ‘missing’ However, the lack of 150 seats from the quota which has 180 seats in total has shocked students. KT Rama Rao vows to solve revenue issues Mr Rama Rao instructed department officials to resolve the issue quickly. KCR colluded with BJP, says Mallu Bhatti Vikramarka He also questioned CM KCR for not meeting Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal who is protesting at LG’s residence. China for summit with India and Pakistan Dwelling on Sino-Indian ties, he said it is quite natural to have differences but they need to be controlled and managed through cooperation. Hyderabad: Civic apathy keeps 3,000 waiting for pay Firms stop salaries as civic body sits on new contracts. Dry spell hits districts of Telangana Northern parts of the state received good rainfall only for 3 days. HC lawyer held in massage parlour in Hyderabad The teams conducted a raid at Splash Beauty Salon and Spa in Narayanguda. H D Kumaraswamy asks Rahul Gandhi to quell dissent in Karnataka H D Kumaraswamy has appealed to Congress president, Rahul Gandhi to step in and quell the rebellion in his party. Chanda Kochhar to go on leave, ICICI appoints Sandeep Bakhshi as COO N.S. Kannan will become MD and CEO of ICICI Prudential Life Insurance.