Sexual abuse law: Accused held under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act have to be produced before the special court constituted even at the remand stage, Bombay HC has ruled.    pti
Sodomy: Leader of Opposition in Madhya Pradesh Assembly Ajay Singh on Sundaz demanded security for the domestic help who has levelled sodomy charges against former state finance minister Raghavji.  pti
Accident: Four people, including a woman, were killed and eight others injured when their bus rammed into a lorry in Andhra Pradesh’s Kurnool district on Sunday, police said. pti
Monsoon Session: With ordinance promulgated on the Food Security Bill, Monsoon Session of Parliament is now expected to be convened only after 15 August. The Session commences third week of July. pti
Lethal virus: Apprehending a lethal virus carried by dogs may endanger tigers, the Environment Ministry has asked all tiger range states to take preventive measures including vaccination of stray animals. pti
Rajasthan rains: Light to moderate rainfall occurred at isolated places in Rajasthan. Malpura recorded the maximum rainfall of 6 cms, a MeT official said. Kishangarh,  Khetari recorded 5 cms of rainfall. pti
Candidate dies: A Congress candidate, Shamrao Mulake (54) contesting the Sangli Miraj Kupwad Municipal Corporation died on Sunday morning, police said. He had many health issues, souces said.    pti
Hrithik brain surgery: Bollywood star Hrithik Roshan today successfully underwent a brain surgery to remove a two-month-old clot at a hospital here and will be discharged in a couple of days, doctor said.    pti
Stunt master dies: Santo Krishnan, actor and stunt master of South Indian films, who acted in 1000 films, died at his home at Ottappalam on Saturday, family sources said. He was 96. His wife passed away last year. pti
Idea services: Rapping Idea Cellular Limited for ‘unfair trade practice’, a consumer forum has directed the company to pay Rs 40,000 compensation to a subscriber for disconnecting her services. pti
Nirula outlet: Nirula’s has got relief from a local court which set aside the eviction order of its DU outlet terming it “mindless”. The order  came on an appeal filed by Nirula’s Corner House Pvt Ltd pti
Cremations: There is a need to promote eco-friendly cremations using LPG as mode of fuel, according to environmental activist Vijay Limaye. Every year, over 4.5 million people are cremated using wood as fuel.pti
Govt inaction slammed: Urging the government to arrest the rapist of a college girl, women organisations in Manipur on Sunday asked the government why it fails to arrest the rapist despite having his identity. sns
Maha seeks cell ban: Maharashtra government on Sunday sought views of principals, teachers on a proposal seeking ban on using camera mobile phones on colleges and university campuses to prevent “cyber crimes”.pti
Beaches preferred: Indians love to take vacations on a beach, according to a new survey. Results of the 2013 Flip Flop Report by Expedia.com, an online travel agency, reveals this preference Indians have for beaches.pti
Mars Orbiter Mission: Preparations are afoot for the upcoming “big-bang” Mars Orbiter Mission in October-November,  an ambitious venture that  would shed light on the possible existence of life on the planet. pti
Nephew murdered: A man in Meerut allegedly beat up his nephew with accomplices and got him crushed under a truck as he was opposed to the youth’s relationship with his daughter, police said.pti
Dhaula Kuan metro: Commuting to Delhi University’s South Campus will be much easier for thousands of students as Delhi Metro has decided to construct a station at Dhaula Kuan especially for them.pti
192 cases dispensed: A total of 192 cases were disposed of at a state-level Lok Adalat under the patronage of State Legal Authority that was held in Dhenkanal, Odisha today. Most of the cases were accident claims.pti
Eco norms flouted: About 100 development works carried out by the Madhya Pradesh Ecotourism Development Board are under the Accountant General’s scrutiny for flouting green norms.pti
Online train meals: The Railway Ministry has decided to let customers book meals through the Internet on some Delhi-Jammu and Delhi-Amritsar trains. pti