Mathai envoy: Former Foreign Secretary Ranjan Mathai has been appointed  High Commissioner to the United Kingdom.         P5
HC judges:   Indrajit Chatterjee, Shibram Sadhu,  Sambit Ahluwalia, Tapas Mukherjee, Ranjit Bag &  Ishan Das are HC judges.
Four killed: Four members of a family were killed in an explosion at a fireworks factory at Malpara Chanditala, Hooghly.     
Recruitment case: A court has convicted 13 persons, including LeT man T Nazeer, in the Kerala terror recruitment case. p3
Raj warrant: A Muzaffarpur court has issued a warrant against Raj Thackeray for a hearing on a comment against Biharis.
Growth forecast: The government said the economy will grow by over 5% in 2013-14 and pledged more steps to boost growth.         P8