Afternoon News Headlines (April 29, 2017)

* Deaths in Tihidi, Bhadrak not due to spurious liqour, says Odisha Excise Minister Dr. Damodar Rout.

* BJP leaders perform Akhi Muthi Anukula at Gurudijhatia, Athagarh. BJP Krushak Morcha arranged it. Farmers felicitated.

* Babula Panda, grandson of Freedom Fighter Laxmi Panda, remains stable; improvement in health conditions, says says SCB Principal Siddharth Das.

* Triple Talaq issue should not be politicized: PM Modi.

* 3 children injured in low-intensity bomb blast at Patna school in Bihar.

* 108 ambulance service staff in Bhopal tonsured their heads demanding pay hike in wages.

* BSNL to provide broadband services to about 1.3 lakh post offices & 25,000 sub-post offices in rural areas.

* Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia says that 8-9 lakh registered companies are not filing annual returns.

* Google CEO Sundar Pichai received nearly USD 200 million in 2016.