A look at the headlines right now:

  1. Five people killed after chartered plane crashes in Ghatkopar: The five deceased were two pilots, two technicians and a civilian.
  2. At least five killed as gunman opens fire at newspaper office in Maryland: The suspect is believed to have had a long-standing dispute with the ‘Capital Gazette’.
  3. Pakistan rejects purported Indian video clips of 2016 surgical strikes: Pakistan Foreign Office spokesperson Mohammad Faisal said India’s claim of conducting an operation on terror launchpads across LoC in 2016 was farcical.
  4. Google marks 125th birth anniversary of statistician PC Mahalanobis with a doodle: He was one of the early members of the Planning Commission.
  5. CBI files chargesheet against diamond merchant Jatin Mehta, two ex-CMDs of Canara Bank in fraud case: The investigating agency also sought Interpol to issue a Red Corner Notice against the businessman.
  6. Nirav Modi does not possess more than one Indian passport, says Centre: had earlier claimed that the diamond merchant held as many as six passports.
  7. Apple, Samsung end seven-year battle over patent infringement: The dispute began in 2011 when Apple sued Samsung for ‘slavishly’ copying the iPhone’s design and software features.
  8. ‘PM Modi knows why United States postponed 2+2 dialogue,’ claims ambassador Nikki Haley: She also said the United States cannot tolerate Pakistan becoming a safe haven for terrorists.
  9. Jammu and Kashmir Police say Lashkar-e-Taiba plotted Shujaat Bukhari’s murder in Pakistan: Inspector General of Police SP Pani said his department was searching for four accused who have been identified in the case.
  10. Donald Trump-Vladimir Putin summit will take place in Helsinki on July 16: The White House said the two leaders will discuss ‘a range of national security issues’ concerning the US and Russia.