: Following are the top stories from the northern region at 1810 HRS:
DES1 NDMC-DENGUE-PREZ ESTATE
New Delhi: The New Delhi Municipal Council slaps several notices on the Rashtrapati Bhavan after mosquito-breeding was observed at many pools of stagnant water on the sprawling complex.
DEL16 DL-BHIMARMY PROTEST
New Delhi: Mobilised by the Bhim Army, a large number of Dalit youths hit the streets of Delhi, for the second time in less than a month, protesting caste violence in Uttar Pradesh and demanding the release of Chandrashekhar Azad, the outfit's chief.
New Delhi: After several rejections and objections raised by a section of students and teachers, JNU's proposal to introduce short-term course in yoga has finally been approved by the varsity's top decision making body.
DES18 PRESIDENT-LD HEALTH SECTOR
Udupi (Karnataka): President Pranab Mukherjee laments the lack of healthcare infrastructure and staff in the country, particularly in the rural area, and expressed hope more investments would help bridge the gap.
New Delhi: India will have to ensure strict confidentiality of information about its citizens' Swiss bank accounts received through the new automatic exchange window, failing which the Alpine nation will stop sharing the data. PTI
Lucknow: Around 92,000 prison inmates would participate in parallel yoga sessions in various jails in Uttar Pradesh along with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and thousands across the globe would be performing 'asanas' during the International Yoga Day celebrations on Jun 21.
Srinagar: Unidentified robbers decamp an automated teller machine (ATM) of State Bank of India (SBI) in Anantnag district of south Kashmir, the police says.
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court rejects a suspected ISIS operative's plea seeking nod to inspect the documents, submitted by the NIA to a trial court in a case relating to the alleged charges of recruiting and financing people to join the terror group.
DES2 TOURISM--SINGHAL-RESTING PLACE
New Delhi: Vishwa Hindu Parishad leader Ashok Singhal, one of the accused in the Babri Masjid demolition case, will soon have a tourist hub around his final resting place.
Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir police personnel will donate a day's salary for the families of the cops who were killed in the line of duty in the state this year.
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