TOP TEN NEWS OF THE DAY
1) At least 31 killed and over 150 injured in Janta Express train accident in Rae Bareli district of Uttar Pradesh; Centre orders inquiry into the accident.
2) Rajya Sabha passes Mines and Minerals Amendment Bill.
3) Cabinet approves 33% reservation for women in police forces of Union Territories and Capital Delhi.
4) Bill on Black money stashed abroad with stricker norms introduced in Lok Sabha.
5) Sonia Gandhi advises Congress ruled Karnataka government to transfer investigation in IAS officer DK Ravi’s death, to CBI.
6) In Jammu and Kashmir, six persons including two terrorists killed in an attack on a police station in Kathua.
7) Delhi government hikes water tariffs by 10%; People consuming under 20,000 litres not to be affected.
8) At least 77 killed in Yemen in suicide bombings at two mosques in capital, Sanaa.
9) Supreme Court seeks explanation from Uttar Pradesh police on arrest of a boy for alleged objectionable post on Facebook against Azam Khan.
10) ICC Cricket World Cup: Australia defeat Pakistan by six wickets,to face India in the second semifinal on Thursday; Misbah-ul-Haq and Shaid Afridi take retirement from One Day International cricket.