Top Stories TDP, YSR Cong to pitch no-confidence motion in Lok Sabha against Govt today Once no-confidence motion notice is moved, support of at least 50 MPs is needed to admit the motion, which is followed by voting. KCR to meet Mamata Banerjee today to discuss new third front WB CM extended support to KCR after he recently proposed formation of non-Cong and non-BJP front before 2019 LS polls. Manmohan’s silence has done what BJP’s uproar failed to do: Navjot Sidhu Sidhu, in his speech peppered with poetry and witty remarks, also said, 'Singh was both Sardar (a Sikh) and asardar (effective).' Jet Airways flier caught with illegal gold bars stashed in rectum The gold bars weighing one kg each were recovered from the toilet of a Jet Airways flight that arrived in Mangaluru at 7.55 am. TN: 30-yr-old man kills mother, walks into police station with ‘severed head’ Police said Anand was having frequent quarrels with his mother Rani, a widow, over a property dispute. BJP govt in UP spent 1st yr removing ‘samjwadi’ from schemes: Akhilesh Akhilesh Yadav said that deviating from the 'real issues' was the character of the BJP and only the regional forces 'can stop its march'. Kejriwal manages to pacify Punjab AAP MLAs on Majithia apology issue According to party sources, Punjab AAP legislators present in the meeting are believed to have been convinced with Kejriwal's explanation. Wish someone warned me against tobacco usage 40 yrs ago: Sharad Pawar Pawar, a cancer survivor, was speaking in Mumbai at the launch of the Indian Dental Association's mission to eradicate oral cancer by 2022. Putin easily wins another six-year term, firms grip on Russia Putin has promised to use his new term to beef up Russia’s defences against the West and to raise living standards. Putin dismisses UK’s accusation over ex-spy’s poisoning, calls it ‘nonsense’ Putin said, 'Russia does not possess such agents. We have destroyed all our chemical arsenals under control of international observers.' US 'will fail if it tries to split Europe': Germany The shock measures by US are in response to 'unfair' trade practices, but EU has vowed to retaliate for a tit-for-tat trade war. Sensex, Nifty turn choppy; metal stocks fall The NSE Nifty slipped 18.95 points, or 0.19 per cent, to trade at 10,176.20. It’s official: Katrina and Varun to team up for Remo’s ‘biggest dance film’ The two actors will be working together for the first time in the project, which might just be the next installment of 'ABCD.' Anushka Sharma, Esha Gupta, horrified by Jaipur elephant beating Bollywood stars take to Twitter to bring attention to the plight of elephant 'Number 44'. 2018 Nidahas Trophy final: India clinch tri-series, beat Bangladesh by 4 wickets Score, India 168-6 from 20 overs ( Dinesh Karthik 29*, Washington Sundar 0*; Shakib 1/28, Rubel Hossain 2/35), beat BAN by 4 wickets. Kolkata mother's decomposed body found with son sitting beside it The neighbours informed police after a foul smell emanated from the house, located on Sasibhusan Dey Street. Our Pandavas to fight BJP’s Kauravas in 2019 epic: Rahul Gandhi Congress chief vows to raze ‘wall’ between workers and leaders. BHU disallowed play glorifying Nathuram Godse from fest: probe committee A group of students from BHU approached police demanding a sedition case after a video clip of the performance went viral on social media. 4 killed, 19 feared trapped in Philippine hotel fire Manila is one of 16 cities making up Metro Manila. Nearby cities were helping put out the blaze, Manila’s fire department said. Smriti Irani asks Rahul to read on GST after latter's 'coronation drill' ends Cong is holding a 3-day plenary session in Delhi, wherein AICC members have gathered to ratify Gandhi's appointment as their chief.