Kashmiris stand in queue to cast their votes outside a polling station during the first phase of voting for the Jammu — AP

Trinamul Congress MPs protest at the entrance of Parlia-ment in New Delhi on Tuesday. — SONDEEP SHANKAR

Supreme Court slams Srinivasan for conflict of interest in IPL

West Bengal Chief Minister and TMC Supremo Mamata Banerjee addresses a rally in Kolkata (Photo: PTI)

Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi pay their last respects to veteran party leader and former Union minister Murli Deora —PTI

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

International

Down’s patient gets 30,000 birthday cards

A man with Down’s syndrome in France got truckloads of cards some 30,000 from around the world for his 30th birthday, after his mother put out a call on Facebook that went viral.

Business

Malaysia Airlines offers special fare

Malaysia Airlines has offered special year-end air fares from November 20 2014 to December 2, 2014, for the travel period between January 5, 2015 and March 31, 2015.

Metros

‘Zero tolerance’ for defacement

Delhi lieutenant-governor Najeeb Jung on Monday issued directives to the city administration to show “zero tolerance” towards people trying to deface public property and initiate strict action against

Newsmakers

One Direction and Taylor Swift steal the show

Boy band One Direction took home top prizes on Sunday at the American Music Awards as chart-topper Taylor Swift used the platform to deliver a staunch defense of traditional album buying.

Sports

Blood, Broken Jaw and Death on cricket field

The extent of Hughes’s injury may not be known for days, but there is a long list of cricketers who have suffered horrific injuries that have been career ending and sometimes fatal.

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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