Top 5 stories on www.newsworldindia.in this Afternoon:

1. Chennai Rains: Army, Navy Join Flood Rescue, Airport Sh...

Non-stop torrential rains since Tuesday night pounded several parts of Chennai, Puducherry and their suburbs triggering a deluge completely disrupting normal life as army and navy were deployed in two suburban areas to undertake rescue on a war footing. (Read more)

2. Gujarat Civic Polls Results: BJP Leads In All Six Munic...

BJP Historic Win

The Gujarat civic polls results will be a crucial test for the ruling BJP led by chief minister Anandiben Patel who is confident of a victory despite the Patidar protests. (Read more)

3. Rajiv Gandhi Assassination: Tamil Nadu Can’t Release Co...

The Madras High Court rejected the plea of one, Nalini Sriharan, who is currently serving life imprisonment following her conviction in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case.

The Supreme Court on Wednesday said that the Tamil Nadu government has no suo moto power to grant remission and release the convicts accused of conspiracy in Rajiv Gandhi assassination case. (Read more)

4. 2016 Pirelli Calendar Substitutes Sexy Stars With Influ...


Pirelli, an Italian tire manufacturer, releases an annual calendar of nude and scantily-clad women every year. However, in the 43rd edition they have replaced their usual softcore-pornographic fare with thinkers, athletes, businesspeople and other inspiring elites from the world of women. (Read more)

5. Pakistan Executes Four Peshawar School Attackers

Pakistan on Wednesday executed four terrorists for their involvement in last year’s attack on a school in Peshawar. (Read more)