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475 kg drug haul at Bengaluru airport

Bengaluru , June 24

A consignment of drug ephedrine, weighing 475 kg and valued at Rs 24 crore, was seized at the city international airport's air cargo complex by the Customs' central intelligence unit, said an official on Saturday.

Mobiles, SIM cards seized from Gurugram jail

Gurugram , June 24

A Crime Branch team on Saturday raided the Gurugram district jail on Saturday and seized several mobile phone sets, SIM cards and mobile chargers from the inmates, police said.

BJP fawn club: How Bollywood seeks to cosy up to government

New Delhi , June 23 "One Nation, One Tax, One Market", affirms Amitabh Bachchan in a video on the virtues of GST, while Akshay Kumar is out to make his "humble contribution to Swachh Bharat" through his new film "Toilet: EK Prem Katha".

Tourism in Kashmir collapses, as stone-pelting images dominate TV

New Delhi

At the Dal Lake in Srinagar, Rizwan Ahmad Bhat stands next to his traditional boat, the shikara named Do Badan Ek Jan (two bodies, one soul), waiting for tourists. Last year this time, the lake was packed with visitors exploring its waters and the views of the surrounding Zabarwan hills.

Ramazan shopping keeps Hyderabad bright and alive at night

Hyderabad , June 23

Traffic jams are a common sight in parts of Hyderabad, especially in the Old City, during peak hours every single day. But during the holy month Ramazan, the city witnesses traffic snarls throughout the night.

In divided SP, can Akhilesh ensure support for Opposition's presidential pick?

Lucknow , June 24
Akhilesh YadavAkhilesh Yadav
With the battle lines for presidency now clearly drawn between the ruling NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind and the opposition parties' Meira Kumar, it remains to be seen which way the Samajwadi Party will swing.