first_imgNew Delhi, Aug 3 (PTI) The following are PTIs topNew Delhi, Aug 3 (PTI) The following are PTIs top stories at 2230 hours:PAR34 RS-SWARAJ-2ND LD-CHINANew Delhi: Asserting that war cannot resolve anything, India expresses confidence that a mutually-acceptable solution will be found through talks to the Doklam border stand-off even as it describes the Chinese action as a “matter of concern”. DEL53 CBI-3RDLD GST-OFFICIALNew Delhi: The CBI arrests a superintendent of the GST Council for allegedly receiving bribe through his conduit for purported favours extended to some businessmen during his earlier stint in the Central Excise.DEL52 KA 2NDLD ITX RAIDSBengaluru/New Delhi: Cash and jewellery worth over Rs 15 crore seized by IT authorities as part of the ongoing searches at multiple premises linked to Karnataka Energy Minister D K Shivakumar and his associates in connection with a case of alleged tax evasion. LGD16 SC-LD NOTANew Delhi: The Supreme Court refuses to stay the Election Commissions notification allowing the none of the above (NOTA) option in the ballot paper for the upcoming Rajya Sabha polls on a plea of the Congress which has fielded sitting MP Ahmed Patel from Gujarat.LGD21 DL-COURT-LD SEPARATISTNew Delhi: A Delhi court snubs an over-enthusiastic prosecutor for the Enforcement Directorate (ED) for asking Kashmiri separatist leader Shabir Shah to chant Bharat Mata ki jai to prove his patriotism, saying it is not a television studio.DEL59 POL-BJP-RSNew Delhi: The BJP overtakes Congress to become the largest political party in the Rajya Sabha, where it now has 58 members against 57 of the main opposition party.advertisementDEL30 SPO-2NDLD AWARDNew Delhi: Devendra Jhajharia becomes the first paralympian to be recommended for Indias highest sporting honour — the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna — along with celebrated hockey player Sardar Singh. By Amanpreet SinghDEL22 JK-TRADESrinagar: The cross-Line of Control trade and travel on the Srinagar-Muzaffarabad route, suspended on July 21, will resume from Monday following a meeting between authorities from Jammu and Kashmir and PoK at Kaman Post in Baramulla district.CAL4 BH-FORM-VIRGINPatna: Bihars premier government hospital, the Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences (IGIMS), kicks up a row by asking its new recruits to declare if they are “virgins” or married, but later drops the word and replaces it with “unmarried”. BOM19 GJ-FLOODS PACKAGEAhmedabad: The Gujarat government declares a special relief package of Rs 1,500 crore for the flood-affected Banaskantha and Patan districts.FGN15 UN-LD AZHARUnited Nations: China extends by three months its technical hold on the US, France and UK-backed proposal to designate Pakistan-based JeM terror group chief Masood Azhar as a global terrorist by the UN. By Yoshita SinghDEL10 JK-LD ATTACKSrinagar: An Army Major and a jawan are killed while another is injured after militants open fire on a search party in Shopian district of Kashmir.DEL58 BIZ-LABOUR-MINIMUMWAGENew Delhi: The labour ministry forms a committee that will look afresh at the minimum wage fixation formula keeping in view the cost to maintain a minimum living standard and also the size of an average family.PAR28 RS-SUHSMA-PAKNew Delhi: India will start dialogue with Pakistan the day it stops promoting terrorism against this country, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj says in Parliament, while making it clear that terror and talks cannot go together.DEL62 POL-PRIVILEGE-RSNew Delhi: Opposition parties will tomorrow move privilege motions against External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj in the Rajya Sabha for allegedly misinforming the House on Indias foreign policy. PTI BSAlast_img read more