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FRONT PAGE o 2 jawans killed as Pak. forces resume firing in Jammu,4 days after cease-fire agreement, on 10 posts and 35 villages; 1o civilians injured . Curfew relaxed in Shillong; Sangma appeals for calm, stranded tourists leave city which witnessed riot between local Khasi groups and Sikh settlers. . Sushma Swaraj's plane goes off-radar for 14 minutes en route to Mauritius
NORTH, EAST, WEST, SOUTH Odisha beach is Asia's first to get 'Blue Flag' tag, 12 more beaches in the country to be developed into plastic-free zones with international amenities o MP's Patna-Tamoli village last to witness sati practise in the country, 31 women rewedded in last 56 years in a bid to wipe that stain.
NATION Agni-5 successfully test fired, can carry nuclear warheads weighing 1.5 tonnes over 500okm, India's longest range Govt. mulls GST hike for Farmers' Welfare Fund, 1% uniform raise proposed; Centre, States to share revenue . Top bank officials to brief parliamentary panel, NPAs and frauds are the major topics to be discussed Govt. to bring bill to do away with homework for class 1 and 2 : Javadekar, in wake of interim order of Madras High Court Pranab's Nagpur visit a hot topic, Bengal leaders 'shocked,
EDITORIAL FUEL FRACTIONS Both the Centre and States must bite the bullet to cut taxes on petrol and diesel FIRE WITHOUT SMOKE India is on track to curb cigarette use, but chewable tobacco is a health emergency
INTERNATIONAL . Bilateral pacts will be void if U.S. imposes tariffs : China Relief for N. Korea only after it takes clear, irreversible steps' US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis 44% of Afghan Children are out of school :report e Waiver for India unlikely on Russia sanctions, under the Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act(CAATSA), asking New Delhi to scale back relations with Moscow
BUSINESS FPI outflows hit 18-month high, Overseas portfolio investors pull out RS. 29,714 Cr. In May, most since Nov 2016, primarily due to a surge in global crude prices. . Global trade spat puts factories, recovery at risk. . Switzerland set to amend anti-money laundering law financial intermediaries will be required to verify information on beneficial owners.
SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY o Astronaut trio from Russia, Japan and US return to earth with an official match football that could be used for World Cup . Book lovers are all ears as authors skip print o More breast cancer patients can skip chemo after tumors being removed, says study focusing on gene therapy