Four BSF men killed in Pak firing, fire in Mumbai skyscraper, and other top stories of the day

Four BSF personnel killed in Pakistan Rangers firing in Samba

Four Border Security Forces (BSF) personnel were killed and three others injured in Pakistan's firing in Jammu's Ramgarh Sector on Tuesday night.

Fire breaks out at high-rise in Mumbai

A fire broke out in a high-rise Beaumonde building at Prabhadevi area in Mumbai on Wednesday afternoon. No casualty has been reported yet. Around 90-95 people have been evacuated from the building so far.

ED files charge sheet against Karti Chidambaram in Aircel-Maxis case

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Wednesday filed a charge sheet in a Delhi court against Karti Chidambaram, the son of former Union Minister and Congress leader P. Chidambaram, in the Aircel-Maxis money laundering case.

Congress wrests Jayanagar Assembly seat from BJP

Breaking into a constituency that has been a BJP stronghold for the past decade, Congress candidate Sowmya Reddy won from Jayanagar constituency with a mere margin of 2,887 votes against BJP candidate B.N. Prahlad, brother of BJP leader B.N. Vijaya Kumar, who passed away in May this year.

Vajpayee better, hopeful of full recovery in next few days: AIIMS director

Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee has shown significant improvement in the last 48 hours and doctors are hopeful of his full recovery in the next few days, AIIMS director Dr. Randeep Guleria said on Wednesday.

Prajnesh Gunneswaran shocks Shapovalov in ATP Mercedes Cup

Indian Davis Cupper Prajnesh Gunneswaran on Wednesday earned the biggest win of his career by stunning world number 23 Denis Shapovalov in the opening round of the ATP Mercedes Cup in Stuttgart.

Opposition parties emulating BJP’s member enrolment drive: Amit Shah

BJP president Amit Shah on Wednesday hailed his party’s drive to enrol new members and train them, and said Opposition parties are also now emulating this exercise.

Fernando Hierro to coach Spain at World Cup

With only two days to go before Spain’s opening match at the World Cup, Julen Lopetegui was fired as national team coach because he accepted a job to lead Real Madrid next season.

Age well: attitudes matter in a greying world

Healthy ageing has become increasingly important, but a WHO analysis found that 60% of people surveyed across 57 countries had negative views of old age.

Penguin to publish AR Rahman’s authorised biography

An authorised biography of AR Rahman will be out in August which will feature intimate interviews with the musical wizard, as well as anecdotes from key people from his life.

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