Drugs seized: A huge cache of drugs worth R5.86 lakh was seized while being smuggled from Myanmar, BSF said on Tuesday. During an operation on NH-54, the team recovered 4,504 WY tablets worth R 5,85,520. pti
CPM flays UPA: The CPI-M&’s Tamil Nadu unit on Tuesday slammed the Congress-led UPA on the Food Bill, saying it had launched an attack on federalism and people by not consulting state governments.     pti
BKS rally: The RSS-affiliated farmers’ body, Bharatiya Kisan Sangh, will organise a rally at Delhi&’s Ramlila Grounds on 12 September to push for five major demands, a BKS leader said on Tuesday. pti
3 corrupt officials held: Three government officials were arrested on Tuesday by the Anti-Corruption Bureau for (ACB) allegedly accepting bribes, across various parts of Andhra Pradesh. pti
Haryana Assembly: The monsoon session of Haryana Assembly would start on 6 September. The decision was taken at a meeting of the state Cabinet, chaired by CM Bhupinder Singh Hooda, in Chandigarh. pti
Ban on sale of cows: Sale and purchase of cows in animal fairs have been banned in Haryana to check their smuggling to neighbouring states. A notification in this regard was issued by ‘Haryana Gau Sewa Aayog’. pti
Elephant rampage: A herd of wild elephants, believed to have migrated from the neighbouring Assam area in search of food went on a rampage when confronted by villagers at Mebo in East Siang district.     pti
Cong consolidation: The Congress has gained some strength and consolidated its base in new areas during the recent local bodies elections, M’rashtra, which will brighten prospects, Mr Manikrao Thakre said. pti
J&K girl passport: The dream of a 15-year-old girl from an orphanage in J&Kto study in the USA is all set to come true as authorities issued a passport to her which was denied earlier due to her uncle’s militant past. pti
Bhutan visit: Mr Shivshankar Menon and newly appointed foreign secretary Sujatha Singh will arrive in Bhutan on a three-day official visit from 8 August to hold talks with the new Bhutanese leadership. pti
Kidnapper held: A man, who allegedly trafficked minor girls from West Bengal and placed them as domestic servants in Delhi, has been arrested and 14 girls were rescued and sent back to their families on Tuesday. pti
Kids give away daddy: Eye-witness account of three minors has led to their father&’s conviction by a Delhi court which sent him to jail for 20 years for “brutally” stabbing to death his wife for suspected illicit relation. pti
Scope for rozgar: Tech Mahindra Ltd on Tuesday announced the formal launch of Saral Rozgar mobile consumer service in UP. The objective is to create an organised, common pool of jobs and job providers.  pti
Repeating history?: Former Uttarakhand CM B C Khanduri on Tuesday asked the Centre whether it intended repeating the history of 1962 by not taking the  recent Chinese intrusion near LAC seriously.     pti
Murderers held: Three persons have been arrested from Punjab for allegedly murdering a Kashmiri Pandit in Jagti town on the outskirts of Jammu city, Jammu SSP Atul Goel said on Tuesday.  pti
Rains kill 25: Twenty-five people have been killed in the devastating floods and heavy rains in the district in the past fortnight, officials at Chandrapur, Maharashtra said on Tuesday.  pti
Normal ties: Strongly condemning the killing of five Indian soldiers by Pakistani Army in J&K&’s Poonch Sector, Mr Farooq Abdullah on Tuesday said it will affect normalisation of ties between the two nations.     pti
Financial Bills: The BJP on Tuesdaysaid there was no deal with the government on financial Bills and insisted it has told Mr Chidambaram that he should not bring the Insurance Bill in this session of Parl.     pti
Fodder scam: The Supreme Court on Tuesday reserved its order on RJD chief Lalu Yadav’s plea seeking transfer of the trial court judge hearing the case against him in the fodder scam in Jharkhand.     pti