1. Hyderabad men’s pledge shows close knowledge of Islamic State group
Bayah known as the pledge of allegiance is a crucial evidence to prove accused were members of the dreaded terrorist organisation. Read more.
2. PM Modi reiterates govt’s move to push cashless economy, unveiled two schemes
Lucky Grahak Yojana, Digi Dhan Vyapaar Yojana to benefit 15,000 people over next 100 days for making cashless payments. Read more.
3. Mumbai: Two students abduct, murder 3-year-old girl for Rs 1 cr ransom
Accused used chloroform on the victim, later strangulated her; For 20 days her body lay concealed in an adjacent building. Read more.
4. Traffickers get life in prison in India for torturing & chopping off labourers’ hands
Eight human traffickers were found guilty and they have been awarded life prison sentences and hefty fines. Read more.
5. British singer George Michael dies aged 53
British pop singer George Michael no more. Read more.