Why no BJP worker was arrested: AAP

New Delhi, Mar 6 (ANI): AAP Leader Ashutosh on Thursday said that BJP leader Nalin Kohli came out with a Lathi and still there is no FIR registered against him which shows Delhi police is biased and is acting on BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi orders. He also asked why no action has been taken against those BJP workers who beat up his party's volunteers in Lucknow. Mar 6, 2014

Delhi Police on FIR against AAP workers

New Delhi, Mar 6 (ANI): The Delhi Police on Thursday filed FIR against AAP workers for clashes with BJP workers outside the BJP national headquarters on Wednesday, after AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal was briefly detained in Gujarat. The police has registered a case of rioting and destruction of public property against Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leaders Shazia Ilmi and Ashutosh and arrested 14 AAP members for the clashes. Mar 6, 2014

Salman Khurshid hopes for fair and clean upcoming national polls

Farrukhabad, Mar 6 (ANI): Foreign Minister Salman Khurshid hoped for clear and fair upcoming 2014 polls, stressing on complete transparency and following the moral code conduct. Khurshid said that the moral code of conduct and guidelines issued by the Election Comission of India must be implemented in a fair manner and if any unlawful activity was observed it should be immediately brought under the notice of the authorities. Mar 6, 2014

Regional parties announce candidates for 2014 general elections

Kolkata, Mar 6 (ANI): Regional parties declared their candidates for the upcoming general elections featuring prominent names such as soccer star cum former football captain Baichung Bhutia and actress Moonmoon Sen. Trinamool Congress Chief, Mamta Banerjee addressed a news conference where she announced 26 new candidates featuring some well known names. Mar 6, 2014

Non-performing assets biggest challenge for public sector banks: Chidambaram

New Delhi, Mar 6 (ANI): Reviewing performance of public sector banks, Finance Minister P Chidambaram said "biggest challenge faced by PSU banks is non-performing assets and their asset qualities". Chidambaram said that credit disbursal to medium- sized industry has declined and was only "satisfactory" in the agricultural sector. Chidambaram also said that a large part of the meeting with banks' chiefs was focused on bad loans and the steps needed for the recovery. Mar 6, 2014

Bangladesh war veteran pins hope on government over war crimes trials

Dhaka, Mar 6 (ANI): Bangladesh war veteran, Mahboob Zaman, said that present government was committed and would move forward the process of the trial of war criminals, accused of genocide during 1971 liberation struggle. Zaman while talking to the reporter in Dhaka said that the trials should not be compromised. Mar 6, 2014

Sachin Tendulkar bats for hygiene among children

Ratnagiri, Mar 6 (ANI): Former Indian cricketer, Sachin Tendulkar who is the UNICEF (United Nations Children's Fund) ambassador for South Asia visited a specially abled children school (visually impaired) in Maharashtra to teach them the importance of hygiene and sanitation. As UNICEF Ambassador for South Asia, Tendulkar would be touring the region for the next two years to promote the significance of hygiene and sanitation among the slum dwellers and poor. Mar 6, 2014

Ukrainian children send President Putin toy soldiers

Children prepare packages with toy soldiers and guns to send to Russian President Vladimir Putin, amid Russia's intervention in the Ukrainian region of Crimea, sending the message that Putin should play with toys, not real people. Duration: 01:00 Mar 6, 2014

Germany to destroy Syria chemical weapons at WWI site

Behind barbed wire fences at a top-security site in a German forest, workers in hazard suits will soon destroy remnants of Syrian chemical weapons, of a type first tested here during World War I. Duration: 00:46  Mar 6, 2014

Egypt trial of Al-Jazeera journalists resumes amid outcry

The Egyptian trial of Al-Jazeera journalists accused of supporting ousted president Mohamed Morsi's banned Muslim Brotherhood, resumed today. The trial has triggered an international outcry, drawing criticism from the United States. Duration: 01:08 Mar 6, 2014