Evening News at Headlines
*India storm into semifinals, defeating Bangladesh by 109 runs; Rohit Sharma’s 137 lead the country to its seventh win in a row in the World Cup.
*Karnataka government rules out CBI probe into the death of IAS officer, D K Ravi;
*Supreme Court agrees to hear a plea seeking explanation from Uttar Pradesh police on arrest of a student for posting objectionable comments against Azam Khan on Facebook.
*Apex Court refers Teesta Setalvad’s anticipatory bail plea to a larger bench; Also extends interim protection against arrest of Teesta and her husband till new bench takes up the matter.
*CBI registers FIR against unknown officials of Karnataka Power Corporation and others in coal block allocation case.
*Sensex declines 152 points after registering initial surge of 350 points; Rupee up 17 paise against dollar.