A look at the headlines right now:

  1. Heavy rainfall delays trains, affects traffic in Mumbai; at least four dead in rain-related incidents: A wall caved in at a housing complex in Wadala after overnight rain 
  2. Days after his retirement, Bar Council of India criticises Justice Chelameswar: The council said judges should self-introspect before speaking to the media.   
  3. CBI moves Supreme Court challenging bail granted to Karti Chidambaram in INX Media case: The CBI said it was ‘impermissible’ for the Delhi High Court to entertain the bail plea when a similar application was pending before the trial court.   
  4. Human rights panel issues notices to Jammu and Kashmir government, DGP in connection with Shujaat Bukhari’s murder: The commission said it took up the matter because the state human rights panel is on vacation till June 30.   
  5. Piyush Goyal says the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank will infuse $1.4 billion into India: The interim finance minister said the funds would be invested in seven development projects.   
  6. Libyan Navy rescues over 900 refugees stranded in the Mediterranean: The Coast Guard also recovered 10 bodies from the boats.   
  7. Editors Guild of India asks J&K governor to take action against BJP MLA for warning journalists: The organisation demanded that Choudhary Lal Singh retract the offending statement and offer an apology.   
  8. Amnesty, Human Rights Watch call activists’ arrests in Bhima Koregaon violence case ‘politically motivated’: They said the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act should be repealed. 
  9. PM Modi, Seychelles president say they will work together on Assumption Island military base project: Modi said that the Indian government had given Seychelles $100 million on credit for the defence sector.   
  10. Around 2,500 asked to evacuate after wildfire destroys 12 houses in Northern California: The Pawnee Fire has burnt 7,700 acres of land so far and is threatening to destroy 600 houses, authorities said.