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PM Narendra Modi pays tribute to Gopinath Munde

New Delhi, June 03 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday visited BJP headquarters in Delhi to pay tribute to Late Gopinath Munde after his demise following a road accident. Modi also interacted with Munde's family members and consoled them at the time of grief. Munde's mortal remains was brought to BJP headquarters, where party leaders paid their respect to the late minister. Jun 3, 2014
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Singapore Navy Chief receives tri-service Guard of Honour in New Delhi

New Delhi, June 03 (ANI): Singapore Navy Chief, Rear-Admiral, Ng Chee Peng, who is on a visit to India, received a tri-service Guard of Honour at presidential palace in New Delhi on Tuesday. Rear-Admiral is on a visit which is a part of Singapore Indian Maritime Bilateral Exercise (SIMBEX) between the two countries. Indian navy chief, Admiral Robin K Dhowan, said Ng Chee Peng's visit to India will strengthen the ties between the two maritime nations. SIMBAX is in its 21st edition and is held every year since its induction in 1994 starting off with anti-submarine warfare. Ng Chee Peng hoped for scope of SIMBAX between the two nations to reach a higher plane. Jun 3, 2014
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Tributes and condolences pour in for Gopinath Munde

New Delhi/ Kolkata, June 03 (ANI): Following death of Rural Development Minister Gopinath Munde on Tuesday, tribute and condolences poured in. LJP Chief Ram Vilas Paswan and Social Activist Swami Agnivesh paid tribute and said that the incident is hard to believe. NCP Chief Sharad Pawar said that the nation has lost a public servant who was a grassroot leader. Congress leader Rashid Alvi said that it is hard to believe on loss of a hard working leader like Munde. Meanwhile, BJD leader Jay Panda and CPI (M) leader Mohd Salim said that the demise was shocking and demands a clearer look at the road safety measures. Jun 3, 2014
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Goinath Munde's demise big loss for Maharashtra society andfarmers: Shiv Sena

Mumbai, June 03 (ANI): Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut on Tuesday grieved on demise of Union Rurla Development Minister Gopinath Munde and said that his demise is a big loss for the Maharashtra society and farmers. He said that Munde had played a major role in strengthening Shiv Sena and BJP's alliance in Maharashtra and that the party had strong faith that party will win Assembly elections under his leadership. Jun 3, 2014
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BJP leaders condole Munde's death

New Delhi, June 03 (ANI): The news of senior BJP leader and Union Rural Development Minister Gopinath Munde's death in an accident on early Tuesday shocked the party leaders. BJP leaders expressed their grief over Munde's demise and offered condolences to his family. Munde died in a road accident in Delhi's Moti Bagh area. He was first admitted to the Safdarjung Hospital when he met with the accident and was then shifted to the AIIMS trauma centre where he was declared dead. Munde was en route to Indira Gandhi International airport when the incident occurred. Munde had a victory rally scheduled in Beed and Parali. Jun 3, 2014
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Politicos react on Gopinath Munde's tragic death

Lucknow/ Mumbai/ Bhopal/ New Delhi, June 03 (ANI): Politicos on Tuesday expressed their grief at the sudden demise of Union Minister Gopinath Munde. Munde died earlier this morning after a head-on collision with an Indica triggered a fatal heart attack. He had been on his way to the airport in New Delhi as he was scheduled to fly back to Mumbai. Jun 3, 2014
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Gopinath Munde's demise loss for nation, govt: Modi

New Delhi, June 03 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed shock at the sudden death of senior BJP leader and Union Rural Development Minister Gopinath Munde. Munde died in a road accident in Delhi on Tuesday morning when he was on his way to Indira Gandhi International airport. Modi sent out a couple of tweets expressing grief over his cabinet member's death, "Extremely saddened and shocked by the demise of my friend and colleague Gopinath Mundeji. His demise is a major loss for the nation and the government. Mundeji was a true mass leader. Hailing from backward sections of society, he rose to great heights and tirelessly served people." Mumde was first admitted to the Safdarjung Hospital when he met with the accident and was then shifted to the AIIMS trauma centre where he was declared dead. Jun 3, 2014
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Gopinath Munde's last interview

New Delhi, June 03 (ANI): Rural Development Minister Gopinath Munde had last spoken to ANI a day before his demise on Tuesday at 10:26 PM. Munde had talked about Maharashtra cabinet expansion and had condemned Congress party for keeping many ministries vacant. He had also welcomed Shiv Sena's decision to nominate Uddhav Thackeray as state CM candidate. The union minister died on Tuesday following a road accident. Jun 3, 2014
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Kin of dead Navy official demands martyrs status for their son

Kanpur, June 03 (ANI): Family members of dead Navy official Lt Commander Alok Sahu who was killed during the submarine INS Sindhurakshak fire when two blasts rocked the vessel and sank in Mumbai on August 14, 2013, demanded martyr status for their son. The family also expressed their grievances towards Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav for completely neglecting them while paying visits to the other Navy officials who were killed along with Sahu during the submarine fire. The Navy official's father, PL Sahu said that the government should not discriminate between those who sacrificed their lives for country. Sahu's mother, Raj Kishori also urged the government to construct a memorial in the name of her dead son. Eighteen sailors went missing after weapons stored in the forward section of the Russian-built INS Sindhurakshak exploded in the middle of the night, causing a fire as it lay berthed in Mumbai. Jun 3, 2014
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Gopinath Munde dies in road accident, Delhi Police begins probe

New Delhi, June 03 (ANI): Senior BJP leader and Union Rural Development Minister Gopinath Munde died in a road accident in Delhi's Moti Bagh area on Tuesday morning. He was first admitted to the Safdarjung Hospital when he met with the accident and was then shifted to the AIIMS trauma centre where he was declared dead. Joint Commissioner of Police, New Delhi range Mukesh Kumar Meena said that the driver of the Indica car which hit Munde's vehicle has been arrested. He added that case has been registered and investigations are under way. Jun 3, 2014
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BJP leaders express grief over Munde's untimely death

New Delhi, June 03 (ANI): Senior BJP leader and Union Rural Development Minister Gopinath Munde died in a road accident in Delhi's Moti Bagh area on Tuesday morning. He was first admitted to the Safdarjung Hospital when he met with the accident and was then shifted to the AIIMS trauma centre where he was declared dead. BJP leaders Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, Prakash Javadekar and Sudhanshu Trivedi expressed grief over Munde's demise and offered condolences to his family. Jun 3, 2014
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India, France hold joint air exercise in Rajasthan

Jodhpur, June 03 (ANI): India, France held joint air exercises in Rajasthan to strengthen ties and understand operational methods. Both the nations commenced the ten-day air exercise, Garuda V, at Jodhpur's air base. The exercise aims to expose Indian Air Force (IAF) pilots to French fighter and combat tactics and vice-versa. During this fortnight long exercise, both the Air Forces would engage in operations based on their Operational Philosophy and methodology of operations practicing various challenging air situation scenarios. India's defense spokesperson, Colonel SD Goswami, said this exercise would help in strengthening combat relations between the two countries. A team of four KC-135 aircrafts, Rafale fighter jets and mid-air refuellers are to be involved in the joint exercise with the Indian Air Force. Jun 3, 2014
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Indian aid worker abducted in Afghanistan

New Delhi, June 03 (ANI): External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin said that Militants abducted an Indian aid worker in Herat city of Afghanistan. Akbaruddin said that the Indian national who was working with a non governmental organization (NGO) in the education sector and the Consulate in Herat is in constant touch with the Afghanistan government. The kidnapping has come after the Indian Consulate in Herat province was attacked by suicide bombers on May 23. Jun 3, 2014
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Gopinath Munde dies in road accident in Delhi

New Delhi, June 03 (ANI): Senior BJP leader and Union Rural Development Minister Gopinath Munde died in a road accident in Delhi's Moti Bagh area on Tuesday morning. He was first admitted to the Safdarjung Hospital when he met with the accident and was then shifted to the AIIMS trauma centre where he was declared dead. Munde was en route to Indira Gandhi International airport when the incident occurred. Munde had a victory rally scheduled in Beed and Parali. Munde will be cremated on Wednesday. Jun 3, 2014