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Yard-701 mishap: One officer killed, two injured

Mumbai, March 07 (ANI): Just weeks before INS Kolkata (officially called Yard 701), was to be commissioned, the warship was hit by an accident at the Mazgoan Dockyard in Mumbai on Friday. A naval officer was killed and two others were injured in the accident. The warship was undergoing fitments and trials when the mishap occurred in its engine room. The officer who perished was identified as Commander Kuntal Wadhwa. According to reports, the accident took place due to a malfunction in the warship's carbon dioxide unit, leading to gas leakage during machinery trials. Mar 7, 2014
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SC asks Congress, BJP if they would form government in Delhi

New Delhi, March 7 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday issued notice to the BJP and the Congress asking whether they will stake claim to form government in Delhi. The Centre on Thursday had justified before the Supreme Court that its decision not to dissolve the Delhi assembly after the resignation of Arvind Kejriwal as chief minister was taken in "public interest" as there was a possibility of BJP staking claim to form a government. Mar 7, 2014
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RJD fighting against communalism, Ram Kripal never expressed his wish: Lalu Prasad

Patna, March 07 (ANI): As the reports of RJD leader Ram Kripal Yadav quitting the party is doing rounds following the party's declaration wherein RJD Chief Lalu Prasad Yadav named his wife Rabri Devi and daughter Misa Bharti, Lalu said that Ram Kripal never expressed his wish to him. He said that the party leader is with RJD since long and showed confidence on his continued presence in the party. Yadav also said that the party is fighting against communalism and if a few leaders want to leave and go, the party can't stop them and will have to move on. Mar 7, 2014
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If Arvind Kejriwal couldn't meet Modi, how will common man: AAP

New Delhi, March 07 (ANI): After Arvind Kejriwal was denied permission to meet Narendra Modi in Gujarat on Friday, AAP leader Ashutosh said that if Kejriwal himself is not able to meet Modi, how will common man be able to reach him. Further, Ashutosh said that Kejriwal will fight against Modi if he contest from anywhere else than Gujarat, though the same is not confirmed by the former Delhi chief minister. Mar 7, 2014
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SC rejects Sahara's repayment proposal, Subrata Roy to stay in jail

New Delhi, March 07 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday rejected Sahara Group's plea of releasing Subrata Roy and other two directors from police custody. The Court found Sahara's proposal of refunding crores of rupees to small investors in installments improper and therefore rejected it by calling it a "big insult". The apex court pulled up the Sahara chief for making bench assemble before March 11 schedule. The SC, however, allowed Sahara's financial consultants and lawyers to meet Roy in jail between 10 AM and 12 noon everyday. Mar 7, 2014
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Rs 22 crores property found in Lokayukta raid at PWD guard's house

Indore, March 07 (ANI): In a raid conducted by the Lokayukta officials in Indore, a Public Works Department (PWD) employee Gurukripal Singh was found to be in possession of disproportionate assets worth over Rs 22 crores. Singh's house at Tilak Nagar was raided Friday morning following a tip-off. Indore Lokayukta DSP Daulat Singh confirmed that they found cash, jewellery and several property papers from the house. Mar 7, 2014
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No respect for me in Congress, so resigned from LS: Jagdambika Pal

New Delhi, March 07 (ANI): In a shocker to the Congress party, senior leader Jagdambika Pal on Friday resigned from Lok Sabha and his party. The sulking minister stated that there is no respect for him in the party and therefore he took the decision. He further added that he will visit his constituency and ask people what should be his next step. Mar 7, 2014
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Kejriwal to meet Modi, BJP calls it strategy to get media attention

New Delhi, March 07 (ANI): As Arvind Kejriwal is on it way to meet Narendra Modi over Gujarat’s development model even as he was stopped on his way by the police for not having appointment for the same, BJP leaders called it a strategy to get media attention. Sudhanshu Trivedi said that Kejriwal have no appointment and the motive behind all this is to be in headlines. He also said that unwelcomed people visiting places can never make a place in the society. Further, Nalin Kohli said that publicity in media is the prime objective of Kejriwal and he is trying to divert attention from what AAP workers are doing in Delhi. Mar 7, 2014
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18 petitions filed against bifurcation of AP, SC to hear case before June 02

New Delhi, March 07 (ANI): Following the bifurcation of state of Andhra Pradesh, a total of 18 petitions is filed against the same which the Supreme Court has rejected to put a stay order. The court said that the act rules have not been followed properly and later agreed to listen to the petition before June 02 when the two divided state will come to action. Mar 7, 2014
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Jagdambika Pals resignation is unfortunate: Congress

Lucknow, March 07 (ANI): Congress leader Rita Bahuguna Joshi on Friday termed the resignation of senior leader Jagdambika Pal from the Lok Sabha and the Congress as unfortunate. Talking to mediapersons in Lucknow, she told that she does not know the reason behind the resignation but it is not right to resign from the party when the Lok Sabha polls are near. Mar 7, 2014
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NC welcomes dropping of sedition charge on Kashmiri students, says Pak taking advantage of situation

Srinagar, March 07 (ANI): After Uttar Pradesh government dropped sedition charge slapped against Kashmiri students in the state, National Conference (NC) leader Mustafa Kamal welcomed the step and said that a prompt action is taken by the state government. He said that the political parties and other forces had already started to take advantage of the situation for political gains. He also appealed the students not to create such ‘out of proportion’ state anywhere which can trouble their kin residing in other parts of the country. Kamal also said that Pakistan has already taken advantage of the situation by calling the students to their nation. Mar 7, 2014
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NC welcomes dropping of sedition charge on Kashmiri students, says Pak taking advantage of situation

Srinagar, March 07 (ANI): After Uttar Pradesh government dropped sedition charge slapped against Kashmiri students in the state, National Conference (NC) leader Mustafa Kamal welcomed the step and said that a prompt action is taken by the state government. He said that the political parties and other forces had already started to take advantage of the situation for political gains. He also appealed the students not to create such ‘out of proportion’ state anywhere which can trouble their kin residing in other parts of the country. Kamal also said that Pakistan has already taken advantage of the situation by calling the students to their nation. Mar 7, 2014
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Left calls off alliance with AIADMK, CPI take it not as setback

New Delhi, March 07 (ANI): After Left parties called off alliance with AIADMK following the later warming up to BJP, CPI leader D Raja said that this is not a setback for the party and that the left will continue to forge a non-Congress, non-BJP alliance in Tamil Nadu. Further, he said that the parties are expecting atleast 3 seats each by DMK which they are not able to provide and so any alliance with the party is not confirmed. However, he said that though Jayalalithaa factor can affect them but the parties will work out its own strategy. Mar 7, 2014