QWrap: Mallya Quits as RS MP, SRK-Salman Fan War, Uttarakhand Fire

Here’s a quick wrap of the day’s top stories.

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2. This SRK - Salman Khan Fan War Shows Why India Needs More Jobs

It all began when Shah Rukh Khan posted an emotional tweet to celebrate 12 years of Farah Khan’s debut film ‘Main Hoon Na’ on Saturday.

A fanatic Salman fan called @SalmansCrusader (nothing less) immediately jumped in to remind SRK that his latest release Fan had tanked at the box-office.

3. Uttarakhand Forest Fire: Four People Arrested

Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar confirmed that four people have been arrested in connection with Uttarakhand forest fire. The Home Minister Rajnath Singh has said that the situation is under control.

4. CBI Probing SP Tyagi’s Italy Visit and Allegations of Bribe

The CBI questioned former Indian Air Force chief SP Tyagi on Monday in connection with alleged irregularities in the Rs 3600-crore VVIP chopper deal with AgustaWestland.

5. Why 100% literacy is making youth unhappy in Kerala Election

One of the most prominent issues in the Kerala elections after corruption and liquor policy is the ‘educated’ unemployment or under employment. In a state with the highest rate of literacy, the rate of unemployment is also the highest in the country.

6. Leicester Draw With Man Utd, Inch Closer to Premier League Title

Leicester City must wait at least one more day for their first-ever Premier League title after drawing 1-1 with Manchester United at Old Trafford on Sunday.

7. History of the Kiss: The Best Thing We Indians Gifted the World

India is the land that gave the world three Cs – Chess, Chut**apa and our best-kept secret – Chumbans! From writing about it in the Vedas and the Mahabharata, to a four-minute long lip-lock in cinema, we’ve been pioneers in the field of tongue wrestling.

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