NEWS ON AIR http://newsonair.nic.in/Default.aspx Website cell, IT Unit, NSD, All India Radio, New Broadcasting House, New Delhi, India ? 2006 All rights reserved. All India Radio AIR Top News PM Modi seeks cooperation of all parties for smooth functioning of Parliament's Monsoon Session http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=350224 NAT Prime Minister Narendra Modi has sought the cooperation of all political parties to ensure smooth functioning of both the Houses of Parliament . SC reserves verdict on constitutional validity of section 377 of IPC http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=350245 NAT The Supreme Court today reserved its verdict on a clutch of pleas challenging the constitutional validity of section 377 of Indian Penal Code which criminalises consensual gay sex. Lokpal selection committee to meet on July 19 to form search panel: Centre tells SC http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=350237 NAT Centre today told Supreme Court that the Lokpal selection committee has convened a meeting on July 19 for the purpose of constituting a search panel. Maneka Gandhi asks States to get childcare homes run by Mother Teresa-founded Missionaries of Charity inspected immediately http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=350232 NAT Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi has asked all States to get the childcare homes run by Mother Teresa-founded Missionaries of Charity inspected immediately. SC asks Parliament to consider new law to deal with mob lynching http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=350236 NAT Supreme Court today asked Parliament to consider enacting a new law to effectively deal with incidents of mob lynching. Rain lashes many parts of Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh today http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=350243 NAT Rain lashed many parts of Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh today, leading to a dip in temperature by a few notches. NMDFC organises workshop on financial management in New Delhi http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=350241 NAT The National Minorities Development and Finance Corporation, NMDFC, organized a workshop on financial management in New Delhi today. Radha Mohan Singh holds review meeting on Development of Agri-horticultural sector of Assam in Guwahati http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=350238 NAT Union Agriculture and Farmers Welfare minister Radha Mohan Singh is holding a review meeting on Development of Agri-horticultural sector of Assam in Guwahati. 17th batch of Amarnath pilgrims leave Bhagwati Nagar base camp in Jammu http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=350222 NAT The 17th batch of Amarnath pilgrims left the Bhagwati Nagar base camp in Jammu today for the holy cave shrine in the south Kashmir Himalayas. Rani Mukerji's movie "Hichki" to release in Russia on Teachers Day http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=350235 NAT Bollywood star Rani Mukerji's movie "Hichki" is set to release in Russia on Teachers Day. Veteran actor Rita Bhaduri passed away in Mumbai http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=350233 NAT Veteran actor Rita Bhaduri passed away in Mumbai this morning. 62-year old actress, best known for her roles in films like "Hero No 1" and "Beta", was suffering from kidney ailments. Stature of India has risen in last four years and the country is on path to touch new heights: PM Modi http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=350225 NAT Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said, the stature of India has risen in the last four years, and the country is moving forward to touch a new height in the 21st century.