An anti-terrorism court on in Pakistan granted bail to Lashkar-e-Toiba commander and 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi. The court cited the reason that the prosecution has been unable to provide evidence against him. Lakhvi was among the seven people arrested by Pakistan in connection with Mumbai attacks.
Indian Space Research Organisation's (ISRO) first sub-orbital flight and India's latest generation launch vehicle GSLV Mark-III lifted off successfully from the Sriharikotta space station, near Chennai at 9:30 am today.
A 16-hour long hostage crisis at Lindt Chocolat Cafe in Martin Place in Australian city Sydney finally ended early Tuesday after Police stormed the cafe using flash grenades and firing dozens of gunshots. While the police killed the lone gunman, but during the encounter two hostages also lost their lives, while several others got injured.
IL&FS Transportation (one of the pioneers of public private partnership for infrastructure) along with Smile Foundation (a national level development organisation benefiting over 300,000 underprivileged children), flagged off Smile on Wheels, the mobile healthcare programme for rendering health services to underprivileged rural population of Bilaspur district in Himachal Pradesh.