CRPF Kills 18 Maoists in Chattisgarh Encounter

At least 18 naxalites have been killed in a fierce encounter with Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel in the jungles of Dantewada district of Chhattisgarh on Friday.The six-hour, overnight encounter also injured nine CRPF officials and two CoBRA commandos, all of whom were shifted to a Rajpur hospital for treatment of bullet injuries. Jun 29, 2012

Heavy Rains Lash Mumbai; Local Trains Delayed

Train services in Mumbai have been cancelled on Thursday amid the monsoon's heavy rains that disrupted daily life in the city. The maximum rainfall was recorded in the suburban areas, with Kandivali and Malad said to have received around 45 mm rainfall, India's Metrological department (MET) said Jun 28, 2012