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Politicos react as Mehbooba Mufti claims that media hype on JandK voter turnout cause of terror atta

New Delhi, Dec 06 (ANI): Political leaders on Saturday came out with differentiating reactions as PDP Chief Mehbooba Mufti claimed that media hype on Jammu and Kashmir voter turnout is the probable cause of increased terror attacks in the state. BJP leaders GVL Narasimha Rao and Subramanian Swamy called the statement insane. Swamy said that PDP chief should now tell the Pakistanis to contain their jealousies. Congress leader Rashid Alvi said that a leader should refrain from such statements and take the same back. Meanwhile, Former Samajwadi Party Leader Shahid Siddiqui said that Mufti is misinterpreted and she meant that such news should be kept contained as it may incite terror outfits. Dec 6, 2014
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Politicos on battle for Opposition leader's post in Maharashtra

New Delhi, Dec 06 (ANI): Political leaders on Saturday reacted over the tussle between Congress and NCP for the post of leader of Opposition in Maharashtra. As the Shiv Sena has joined the state government, the race between the Congress and the NCP for the post has intensified. Congress leader Radhakrishna Vikhe-Patil on Thursday met the Assembly Speaker to claim the post. The Congress has 42 MLAs while the NCP has 41 MLAs. Dec 6, 2014
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Poultry industry of Tamil Nadu severely affected by outbreak of Bird Flu

Coimbatore, Dec 6 (ANI): The outbreak of bird flu in neighbouring Kerala caused a setback to the poultry industry of Tamil Nadu. Thousands of dead ducks infected by a highly contagious bird flu virus were found in Kerala, prompting the authorities to cull more than 200,000 birds. Kerala had banned the movement of the chickens from Tamil Nadu due to bird flu threat. President of Broiler Chicken Traders Association of Coimbatore, Kandaswamy said that their chicken stock has accumulated. A poultry farmer Manivannan said that business was severely affected due to bird flu threat in Kerala. Dec 6, 2014
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Justice Anil R Dave inaugurates second National Lok Adalat; says it creates win-win situation

New Delhi, Dec 6 (ANI): Supreme Court Judge Justice A R Dave on Saturday inaugurated the second National Lok Adalat, which will also take place in Supreme Court. Speaking at the occasion, Dave said that Lok Adalats are inexpensive and expeditious and creates a win-win situation for the contesting parties. He added that for the success of Lok Adalats, the contesting parties should not only have a large heart but must also suppress their egos. The second national Lok Adalat is aimed that disposing 50 lakh cases. Dec 6, 2014
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Foreign automakers find Iranian market has gone local

Foreign automakers seeking a return to the potentially huge Iranian market with the lifting of sanctions will find the business environment has changed: former joint venture partners now want to play the game by their own rules. Duration: 02:30 Dec 6, 2014
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PM Modi addresses rally in Jharkhand's Hazaribagh

Hazaribagh, Dec 06 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday addressed a rally in Hazaribagh district of Jharkhand. Modi paid tribute to the martyrs of army and police who sacrificed their lives during the militant encounter in Jammu and Kashmir. Modi said that martyrs like Sankalp Kumar Shukla who hailed from Jharkhand will become an example for generations to come. Further Modi said that Jharkhand is a state full of potential; still it is not very developed. Dec 6, 2014
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Make a stable BJP govt in Jharkhand, Centre will also work for state development: PM Modi

Hazaribagh, Dec 06 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday addressed a rally in Hazaribagh district of Jharkhand. Modi appealed to the voters to form a full majority BJP government in Jharkhand which works towards development. He also said that if BJP forms a government in Jharkhand it will also receive Central government's aid in development. He attacked previous governments in the state which were based on politics of caste and class and said that Jharkhand should not go for a coalition government now. Dec 6, 2014
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At least 29 children hospitalised in Chhattisgarh after consuming mid-day meal

Korba, Dec 06 (ANI): At least 29 children were hospitalized in Chhattisgarh after they fell ill on consuming mid-day meals at school. The students reported dizziness and vomiting after consuming mid day meal at school in Korba district of Chhattisgarh. District Magistrate Reena Babasaheb Kangale said that condition of all the students is stable. She added that the matter will be investigated by the SDM. Meanwhile students said that the food smelled of alcohol. Reports of students falling ill due to consumption of mid day meals provided at government schools are becoming normal especially in states of Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh. Dec 6, 2014
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Modi named 'Asian of the Year' by Singapore daily, BJP welcomes

New Delhi, Dec 06 (ANI): A leading Singaporean press group has named Prime Minister Narendra Modi as the 'Asian of the Year'. Modi was bestowed the title for being focused on India's development and getting the world 'excited' about the prospects of the country again. Dec 6, 2014
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Eric Garner protesters in US storm streets and stores against police violence

United States, Dec 06 (ANI): Dozens of protesters took to the streets of Washington DC in yet another day of demonstrations against police violence after grand juries in New York and Missouri decided not to indict police officers in the deaths of unarmed Black men. The protesters gathered and staged a symbolic "die in", shouting "I can't breathe," a phrase Eric Garner shouted when he was placed in a chokehold by a New York police officer. Demonstrators shouted "If I can't breathe. You can't breathe." Since Wednesday, when a New York grand jury cleared white police officer Daniel Pantaleo in case of chokehold death of Garner, the city has seen two nights of angry but largely peaceful demonstrations. Meanwhile, protesters also took to the streets and stores in Manhattan in protest against police violence. Tensions briefly erupted as police shoved protesters onto sidewalks. Dec 6, 2014
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Police rescue four mining officials abducted by Maoists in Jharkhand

Chaibasa, Dec 06 (ANI): Police rescued four mining officials, who were abducted by Maoists in Jharkhand, said a senior official. Deputy Directors of mines department, Bipin Bihari Satiyar, Saket Bharti, stenographer Mahanti Toppo and driver Nitai Chandra were kidnapped by Maoists in west Singhbhum district. Superintendent of Police, Narendra Kumar Singh said the abductees were found in forest, as rebels ran away due to police's fear. Maoists, also known as Naxals, have killed police and politicians, and targeted government buildings and railway tracks in an insurgency that has killed thousands since 1960s. Dec 6, 2014
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Babri Demolition Anniversary: Hashim Ansari demands quick decision

New Delhi, Dec 06 (ANI): The oldest litigant in the Babri demolition case Hashim Ansari on Saturday demanded quick decision into the case. Ansari said that since 1992, the case is right where it was and politicians only use the issue for their benefit. He further said that now that the case is in Supreme Court, quick decision should be taken. Dec 6, 2014
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Politicos condemn JandK terror attacks, say it shows desperateness by Pak

New Delhi, Dec 06 (ANI): Political leaders on Saturday condemned terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir by militants who reportedly infiltrated into Indian Territory from Pakistan side. BJP leader GVL Narsimha Rao said that it shows desperateness by Pakistan and is most probably done to disrupt state assembly polls. He said that this also gives proves that Pakistan has become major irritant in world peace. Congress leader Rashid Alvi said that government should take strict measures to conuter such attempts. Former Samajwadi Party Leader Kamal Farooqui also condemned the attack. Meanwhile, Army Chief Dalbir Singh Suhag is to pay tribute to martyred jawans in Jammu and Kashmir later today. Dec 6, 2014