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Amit Shah's statement taken in wrong way: BJP after Congress moves EC

New Delhi, April 05 (ANI): After Congress legal cell Secretary KS Mittal said that the party moved the Election Commission against Amit Shah's remark on Muzaffarnagar riots, BJP Media Convenor Shrikant Sharma said that Shah's statement have been taken in a wrong way and is misinterpreted. He said that there is no rule of law in Uttar Pradesh and the court has also said that Akhilesh Yadav government in UP is not secular. Sharma further said that if Congress wants to move the EC for the same, it is their democratic right, but at the end people's votes will give the answer. Apr 5, 2014
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Vaiko appeals TN voters to vote for Narendra Modi for justice to fishermen

Chennai, April 05 (ANI): MDMK Chief Vaiko assured the voters of Tamil Nadu that MDMK's key ally BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will resolve Tamil fishermen struggle if voted to power. Recently, MDMK entered in an alliance with BJP. Vaiko appealed to the people of Tamil Nadu to vote for BJP so that they can get justice. Speaking at a public rally in Chennai, Vaiko declared that prominent regional party Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK), led by M Karunanidhi, will be defeated in the parliamentary elections. Tamil Nadu will go to vote on April 24. Apr 5, 2014
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Rahul attacks BJP during a rally in Kerala

Kerala, April 5 (ANI): Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi attacked BJP during a rally in Kasaragod district of Kerala. Gandhi attacked the policies of BJP led NDA which focus on giving power to a very few people. Gandhi highlighted some of the achievements of Congress Party in their last ruling decade saying that only Congress Party has been able to maintain a balance between prosperity and fairness. He also stated that the policies brought by Congress are for everyone in this country without any distinction. Apr 5, 2014
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Narendra Modi accompanies Advani in Gandhinagar, aims for big win

Gandhinagar, April 05 (ANI): BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Saturday accompanied LK Advani in Gandhinagar while the later filed his nomination papers. Modi, speaking at a BJP worker’s meet, said that the BJP leaders are fortunate to have senior leaders like Advani and it is their duty to come up to their expectations. He further said that the best way to win votes is to win polling booths and that BJP has to ensure maximum votes in the upcoming general elections. Further, Modi also said that this will be for the first time that Congress will not even win one seat in many states. Apr 5, 2014
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Advani files nomination from Gandhinagar

Gandhinagar, Apr 5 (ANI): Senior BJP Leader LK Advani filed his nomination papers for the Lok Sabha elections from Gandhinagar on Saturday. He was accompanied by the party's Prime Minister Candidate and Gujarat chief minister, Narendra Modi. Apr 5, 2014
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Politicians react as Shahi Imam backs Congress for 2014 polls

New Delhi, April 05 (ANI): The declaration by Imam of Jama Masjid, Syed Ahmed Bukhari to endorse the Congress party, triggered a row among many political parties on Saturday. BJP leader MJ Akbar said that the Muslim community needs development and not communal politics. Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) leader Sudhindra Bhadoria condemned Bukhari’s action and said he has approached several parties in the past. However, Congress leader Satyavrat Chaturvedi justified Bukhari’s support and rather slammed Modi. Earlier on Friday, Muslim cleric Syed Ahmed Bukhari appealed to India's Muslims, who at 13 percent of the population are the country's largest religious minority, to vote for the Congress party. Apr 5, 2014
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Sonia targets BJD govt in Odisha over corruption, scams, non-performance

Khariar, April 5 (ANI): Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Saturday made a scathing attack on the Naveen Patnaik-led BJD government in Odisha while addressing a rally at Khariar of Nuapada district in the state. Gandhi criticized the state government for not utilizing central funds properly. She alleged that MGNREGA was not implemented properly in Odisha. Apr 5, 2014
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Around 300 employees of Toyota Kirloskar Motor report back to work after stand-off

Bangalore, April 05 (ANI): Around 300 employees of Toyota Kirloskar Motor reported back to work in Bangalore as production at the plant continued in a ‘single shift’, still not being able to meet the high demand. Toyota Motor Corp's Indian unit temporarily closed the plants where some workers had stopped production lines to protest a delay in salary hikes after 10 months of negotiations. Addressing the mediapersons, Toyota Kirloskar Motor Vice-Chairman Shekar Viswanathan, confirmed that some employees have returned to work in the plant. However, he also confessed that labour unrest had affected car production. Apr 5, 2014
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Chesapeake Bay oysters make a comeback

Once in danger of disappearing from overfishing and pollution, oysters from the Chesapeake Bay near Washington are making a comeback, and business for farmers is on the rise. Duration: 01:55 Apr 5, 2014
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Amit Shah says UP govt will fall the day Modi becomes PM, SP calls it fascist ideology

New Delhi/ Bijnor, April 05 (ANI): After BJP leader Amit Shah appealed the people of Uttar Pradesh to vote for the party and said that the day Narendra Modi will become prime minister, the state government will collapse, SP General Secretary Ramgopal Yadav called it a fascist ideology. Yadav said that saying that they will dismiss a democratically elected government is nothing but a fascist ideology. He further dared BJP to dismiss the SP government in the sate if they had courage to do so. Further, talking about Shah’s statement on Muzaffarnagar riots, Yadav said that if they think revenge needs to be taken for the riots, its clear that the BJP had incited the riots. Apr 5, 2014
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BJP supports Amit Shah's 'revenge for insult' remark, Politicos condemn

New Delhi, April 05 (ANI): BJP Vice President Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Saturday supported Amit Shah's statement that the party will take revenge for insult meted out to Muzaffarnagar victims once Narendra Modi becomes the prime minister of India, while other politicians condemned the statement. Congress leader Raj Babbar said that this is BJP's manifesto, to take revenge and divide people. JD (U) leader KC Tyagi said that if Modi comes to power, all state government will be dismissed. Further, Former JD (U) leader Shivanand Tiwari said that Shah is saying all this in line with Modi's ideologies and appealed the Election Commission to take action in the issue. Apr 5, 2014
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Advani to file nomination from Gandhinagar, says he is delighted

Ahmedabad, April 05 (ANI): Senior BJP leader LK Advani will file his nomination from Gandhinagar constituency on Saturday. Advani who has been MP from the constituency for five times said that he is delighted to contest from Gandhinagar. Advani was not keen to contest from Gandhinagar because of his differences with party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. He wanted to contest from Bhopal but had to finally go by the party's decision. Apr 5, 2014
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LS Polls: MS Bitta to support Gadkari

Nagpur, April 1 (ANI): Former Youth Congress Chief and All-India Anti-Terrorist Front chairman Maninderjeet Singh Bitta will now support his friend and BJP leader Nitin Gadkari in the upcoming elections. Bitta said that Gadkari has done a lot for the development of the country and the nation should continue receiving his services. Further, Bitta said that considering the public response, BJP’s Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi should lead the nation. Apr 5, 2014
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BJP president Rajnath Singh files nomination from Lucknow

Lucknow, April 05 (ANI): BJP president Rajnath Singh filed his nomination papers for the Lok Sabha elections from Lucknow on Saturday. Rajnath who is a sitting MP from Ghaziabad is pitched against Congress candidate Rita Bahuguna Joshi. Singh exuded confidence in his party and said that it will form the government. Singh also urged people to vote in favour of BJP in the polls. Apr 5, 2014