Top Stories More rain in 3 districts of Kerala likely today, thousands await evacuation Situation still grave for Pathanamthitta, Idukki and Ernakulam as heavy rains predicted till August 20. Atal ashes to be immersed in 100 rivers across India The Bharat Ratna awardee and one of the most charismatic leaders in independent India, Vajpayee passed away on Thursday at the age of 93. Allahabad High Court stays building of Akhilesh’s hotel The petitioner has also sought the quashing of an official order allowing change in land use, thereby permitting construction of hotel in the area. Narendra Dabholkar shooter held by Maharashtra ATS It is suspected that Raut supplied the firearms and the two-wheeler that were used in the Dabholkar murder case by the accused. Kerala submerged in sea of woes Thousands of people marooned in various areas continue to cry for help. Man out on bail for murder rapes woman in Madhya Pradesh, sentenced to death The man had raped the woman at a deserted place, killed her by crushing her head with a stone and then disposed of the body in a well. After 2 years, Shivpal Yadav finally ready to float his own party Azam Khan, other leaders may come forward to join outfit. Rajasthan HC asks BJP to declare Vasundhara Raje rally expenses Gaurav Yatra,” the BJP told the court. It had asked the court to reject the PIL as it was frivolous and aimed at seeking publicity. Please save us: Chengannur MLA breaks down, pleads for 50,000 stranded MLA Saji Cherian has appealed to the authorities including defence forces to rescue people in his constituency. Annan was a conscience keeper of international peace: Modi Modi described him as not only a great African diplomat and humanitarian, but also a conscience keeper of international peace and security. Imran Khan takes oath as Pakistan’s 22nd PM A tearful Khan smiled as he stumbled over some of the words of the oath administered to him by President Hussain. Congress answerable for Navjot Singh Sidhu’s actions: BJP The BJP leader also asked why Sidhu did not object when the “so-called” President of PoK was made to sit next to him. We and Indian community will unite to help those affected in Kerala: UAE President of UAE has instructed formation of national emergency committee to provide assistance to people affected in Kerala. Walmart seals deal to acquire majority stake in Flipkart Walmart said its investment includes $2 billion of new equity funding to help accelerate the growth of the Flipkart business. Government asks Facebook to allow access to encrypted data Facebook has said that it is impossible for it to comply with the request. Haryana woman gives triple talaq to husband, elopes with lover The woman, a resident of Unhedi village, then eloped with her lover, who also happens to be her nephew. Kerala floods: Thrissur woman refuses rescue without her 25 dogs The woman, Sunitha refused to leave her house unless her dogs, all strays or abandoned pets, were taken too. Former UN chief, Nobel Laureate Kofi Annan dies at 80 He passed away peacefully on Saturday 18th August after a short illness, the Kofi Annan Foundation said in a statement. PM Modi reviews Kerala flood, offers Rs 500 cr help; toll 357 194 people dead, 36 missing in Kerala since August 8; 357 killed since start of monsoon in May. Professor assaulted by mob for criticising Vajpayee in Bihar The professor was dragged down from his flat and thrashed, following which the attackers tried to burn him alive.