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SC dismisses Srinivasan's appeal, Aditya Verma to file contempt petition against him

New Delhi, May 22 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed N Srinivasan's appeal to revisit the earlier court order that forced him to step aside from the post of president of the BCCI and reinstate him on the post. Meanwhile, Cricket Association of Bihar Chief Aditya Verma said that he is to file contempt petition against him for flouting court orders. Verma alleged that Srinivasan had defied the Supreme Court by secretly meeting Chennai Super Kings officials in Ranchi on May 13. May 22, 2014
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Brazilian army in security and health operation

The Brazilian army distributes medicines in the northern state of Amapa as part of its "Agate B" operation to secure the country's borders ahead of the world cup in June. Duration: 01:36 May 22, 2014
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Reactions flow in over invitation to Pakistan for attending Modi's swearing-in ceremony

New Delhi/ Pune, May 22 (ANI): Reactions flow in after an invitation was sent to Pakistan for attending swearing-in ceremony of Narendra Modi for the post of prime minister. Congress leader Manish Tewari said that the same was against the country if done by the UPA government and has become a positive thing for the BJP when they are doing it. NCP leader Tariq Anwar said that though BJP is doing what they used to criticize as opposition party, it's a positive step. Meanwhile, BJP leader Prakash Javadekar said that Modi is following Atal Bihari Vajpayee and said that one sure can chose friends, but not neighbours. May 22, 2014
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Angelina Jolie admits to never being a fan of Disney

New Delhi, May 22 (ANI): Angelina Jolie has revealed that she has never been a fan of the Disney variety. The 'Salt' star said that she always found them "quite dull" but her role as Evil Maleficent in Disney's new live-action spin on its animated classic 'Sleeping Beauty' "seemed to behaving a great time", a leading daily reported.She added that her character is kind of an "anti-hero for the odd man out". May 22, 2014
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B-Town glitterati's sizzle at the red carpet of Life Ok May 2014 Awards

Mumbai, May 22 (ANI): Many B-Town celebs sizzled at the red carpet of Life Ok monthly awards in the showbiz capital Mumbai. Spotted at the red carpet were stars like Jacqueline Fernandez, Elli Avram, Chorographer Prabhu Deva, actors Aftab Shivisani and Tusshar Kapoor amongst others who were all pepped up for the event. With so many stars coming under the same roof it was indeed a gala evening. May 22, 2014
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RJD extends outside support to JD (U) in Bihar

New Delhi/ Patna, May 22 (ANI): The RJD in Bihar has extended outside support on Thursday to the current government run by JD (U). JD (U) leader KC Tyagi has said that the support will be welcomed as it is a fight against communal forces. RJD Chief Lalu Prasad Yadav stated that the entire previous election was communalized and this alliance will be a fight against it. He added that this will not be an end to the fight which has begun. Meanwhile, RJD leaders Manoj Jha and Abdul Bari Siddiqui said that RJD will extend outside support to JD (U) as a fight of gaining respect for forces of social justice. May 22, 2014
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BJP reacts over JD (U)-RJD alliance in Bihar

New Delhi/ Patna, May 22 (ANI): The BJP on Thursday reacted over RJD's support to JD (U) in Bihar. Giriraj Singh said that this support was already there and now both parties are coming together in fear of Narendra Modi to gain power. Nand Kishore Yadav stated that both the parties were already in alliance before election. Dharmendra Pradhan also said that both parties are shocked by the result in General Elections, thus coming together. May 22, 2014
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AAP supporters protest in Chennai against Kejriwals judicial custody

Chennai, May 22 (ANI): Supporters of Aam Aadmi Party took to streets and protested in Chennai on Thursday, a day after party chief Arvind Kejriwal was sent to two-day judicial custody. Kejriwal was sent to judicial custody by a court in New Delhi on Wednesday in connection with defamation case filed against him by BJP leader Nitin Gadkari, after he refused to furnish bond of rupees 10,000 in the case. Gadkari had filed a defamation case on February 18, after Kejriwal called him as one of the most corrupt leaders in his list of 'India's most corrupt'. Meanwhile, AAP workers were detained on Wednesday (May 21) for protesting outside the Tihar Jail complex in New Delhi. May 22, 2014
Campaigning for Traffic Police, Sachin Tendulkar distributes helmets to women

Campaigning for Traffic Police, Sachin Tendulkar distributes helmets to women

Chandigarh, May 22 (ANI): In a bid to spread awareness regarding traffic rules and women safety, legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar gave away helmets to girls in Chandigarh. Tendulkar came in support of Traffic Policemen and officials holding traffic awareness signboards and distributed helmets to four women riders while informing them about the importance of following traffic rules. He further added that everyone, especially women, should wear helmets to avoid head injuries and one should always follow the speed limit and never violate traffic rules. May 22, 2014
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Badalta Manzar (May 22, 2014): An independent news report on Jammu and Kashmir

The odd time restoration work of Pratap Park disappointed and irks people in Srinagar city. Authorities of floriculture department starts filling work of park for restoration purpose at odd time which results people are very disappointed as they don’t have another place to take some rest in busy lal Chowk. Due to the hectic life everyone including business man, students and employees has mental stress and to spend some time people are always trying to spend some time in green atmosphere. But unfortunately the green parks that are available for people are under shambles due to the odd time restoration work done by floriculture department, which results thousands of people are against this step. The advanced horticulture farm at poonch district helps to increases the revenue of growers. Poonch district is one of the famous places for picannut crop and lakhs of people are dealing with apple and other fruit crop which results they are earning very good amount. So for the betterment of growers the horticulture department has taken a wonderful step to provide the latest techniques regarding increases the production. In today’s world sports is as necessary as education for a student to bloom in life but in kashmir the sports infrastructure in govt. schools is equal ant to zero May 22, 2014
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First look of movie 'Pizza'

Mumbai, May 22 (ANI): The makers of the upcoming 3D thriller 'Pizza' unveiled it's first look in the showbiz hub Mumbai recently. Pizza, which is a horror thriller stars Akshay Oberoi and Dipannita Sharma in the lead roles.The first look of the film shows a tempting pizza but with a creepy twist. This Pizza is not just hot, but also haunted.The film is directed by Akshay Akkineni. May 22, 2014
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AAP justifies protest, says Gadkari will be exposed soon

New Delhi, May 22 (ANI): AAP leaders on Thursday justified the protest held by AAP supporters against AAP Chief Arvind Kejriwal's arrest outside Tihar Jail on Wednesday. Ashutosh stated that AAP respects law and order but protesting peacefully against injustice was not wrong. Meanwhile, Sanjay Singh raised questions as to why action was not taken against BJP leader Ram Jethmilani as he too had called Nitin Gadkari as corrupt several times. He also said that Narendra Modi had called Kejriwal a 'Pakistani agent' in public for which he had no proof, thus raising questions on law and order of the nation to take action against him too. Singh added that Kejriwal is highly enthusiastic to hold protests and will expose Gadkari in public with all proofs of corruption against him. May 22, 2014
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Anandiben Patel takes oath as Gujarat Chief Minister

Gandhinagar, May 22 (ANI): BJP leader and former Gujarat Revenue Minster Anandiben Patel on Thursday took oath as the Chief Minister of Gujarat succeeding PM elect- Narendra Modi. She was administered oath by Gujarat Governor Kamla Beniwal whose blessings she sought after taking oath. BJP leaders Rajnath Singh and Arun Jaitley along with Narendra Modi, attended Patel's oath- taking ceremony held at Mahatma Mandir in Gujarat's capital Gandhinagar. Post taking oath, Gujarat's first woman CM, Anandiben Patel, received greetings from the other leaders present on the dais. Some members of her council of ministers also took oath today. May 22, 2014
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Milind Deora, IUML take aim at Rahul for poll debacle, politicos react

New Delhi, May 22 (ANI): In the first open criticism from within the Congress after the party's disastrous defeat, former union minister Milind Deora took aim at party vice president Rahul Gandhi. Deora said that Rahul Gandhi's advisers did not have their "ears to the ground" and those with "no electoral experience" were "calling the shots", but added that "the people who take the advice also have to bear responsibility". In addition, the Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) became the first UPA ally to blame Rahul for the rout of the coalition in the Lok Sabha elections. While the BJP refused to comment saying it was the party's internal matter, the Congress and the NCP opposed discussing such issues publicly. May 22, 2014
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Aishwarya credits her makeup artists for her magical look at Cannes red carpet

New Delhi, May 22 (ANI): Gorgeous Bollywood beauty Aishwarya Rai Bachchan who stunned one and all at the red carpet of Cannes International film festival 2014 in her golden avatar has given the entire credit to her makeup artists for her magically fresh look.Aishwarya's late appearance at the French Riviera was definitely worth the wait. Donning a Roberto Cavalli all gold mermaid gown, she looked nothing less than a golden goddess. May 22, 2014