The tapestries of Sister Euphrasia Eluvathingal and Father Elias Chavra are displayed on the St. Peter’s Basilica — AP

HRD minister Smriti Irani in New Delhi on Sunday. — PTI

Prime Minister Narendra Modi being welcomed by Union Ministers M Venkaiah Naidu, Rajiv Pratap Rudy and Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi -PTI

Prime Minister Narendra Modi during an election rally in Kishtwar district, about 240 km from Jammu, on Saturday.(Photo: PTI)

Worried, Nawaz Sharif asks Barack Obama to raise Kashmir issue. (Photo: DC/AP)

J&K CM Omar Abdullah with supporters at a rally in Bandipora, J&K, on Saturday. (Photo: PTI)

Manohar Parrikar clears modern artillery for Army. (Photo: DC)

West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee addresses party workers in Kolkata on Saturday. — PTI

International

‘ISIS recruits, exploits children’

Teenagers carrying weapons stand at checkpoints and busy intersections in Iraq’s second-largest city, Mosul. Patched onto the left arms of their black uniforms are the logos of the Islamic Police.

India

Second generation reforms on way, exciting times: Arun Jaitley

A “whole set of second generation reforms” will be unveiled in the next Budget, Union finance minister Arun Jaitley said Sunday, promising “a lot of exciting times ahead”.

Metros

Truck driver convicted for crushing man to death

A Delhi court has convicted a truck driver for driving his vehicle in rash and negligent way and crushing a man to death and injuring his daughter.

Newsmakers

Leonardo Da Vinci 1st to identify hurricanes?

Italian polymath Leonardo da Vinci, famous for being an artist, scientist, inventor and musician, may also have been the first to identify hurricanes, scientists say.

Sports

Sundar Raman denies charges, files affidavit in top court

Indian Premier League’s Chief Operating Officer Sundar Raman, on Sunday denied allegations of misdemeanour in the IPL 2013 spot-fixing and betting case.

Editorial

Throw law book at ‘godman’

Ham-handed police action had spun the situation created by a “godman” and his acolytes in a Haryana ashram into a full-blown crisis.

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