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Government deploys paramilitary to tackle Maoist threats in Odisha

Malkangiri, April 6 (ANI): With hours left for the general elections to kick off, government has beefed up security in India’s red corridor of Odisha to ensure peaceful polls and deployed paramilitary forces for round the clock combing operations to tackle Maoist threats. Threat looms large over the interior Maoist hit districts of the state like Malkangiri as the red rebels have inscribed threatening slogans on the school walls and other voting centres, trying to dissuade people from stepping out of their houses on the poll day. However Deputy Superintendent of Police, Pramod Kumar Bagh said that security has been tightened to ensure safety of voters and peaceful polling. Apr 6, 2014
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Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi attacks Congress

New Delhi, April 6 (ANI): BJP leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi slammed the Congress Party on Sunday saying that they do not have a proper face or character to go in public because they are responsible for a lot of scams. Naqvi stated that BJP is happy with the polarization of votes which will help in good governance. Naqvi further attacked the Congress and its associated parties for supporting riots just for the sake of votes. Apr 6, 2014
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Narendra Modi showing fake dreams to voters: Shivanand Tiwari

New Delhi, April 06 (ANI): Former JD (U) leader Shivanand Tiwari on Sunday said that BJP’s Narendra Modi lacks the charm of a prime ministerial candidate of the country. He added that Modi is showing fake dreams to voters and within a year people would know about the truth if he becomes a prime minister. Apr 6, 2014
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Ashwini Upadhyay expelled from AAP for anti-party activities

New Delhi, April 06 (ANI): The Aam Aadmi Party on Sunday expelled Ashwini Upadhyay, one of the founding members of the party, for anti-party activities. Upadhyay said that he has no information about any expulsion orders and he is going to hold a meeting with party volunteers and take a decision to declare Kumar Vishwas as the party convenor in place of Arvind Kejriwal. Apr 6, 2014
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India's Modi: abrasive Hindu nationalist tipped to be PM

Narendra Modi, son of low-caste parents from Gujarat state, has overcome formidable obstacles and is tipped to be India's next prime minister, yet he remains a divisive figure due to his controversial past and abrasive personality. Duration: 02:29 Apr 6, 2014
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Thai 'Red Shirts' rally to support embattled PM

Thousands of Thai pro-government "Red Shirts" massed Saturday in a show of support for Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, warning that they would resist attempts to oust her through the courts. Duration: 00:42 Apr 5, 2014
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Bahrain Shiites protest as Grand Prix practice begins

Thousands of Shiite Muslims turned out peacefully Friday to call for political reforms in Bahrain, as practice began for this year's Formula 1 Grand Prix in the Sunni-ruled Gulf kingdom. Duration: 00:35 Apr 5, 2014
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Vasundhara Raje counter threatens Imran Masood, Congress condemns

New Delhi/ Karauli/ Saharanpur, April 05 (ANI): Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje gave counter threat to Congress candidate from Saharanpur, Imran Masood and said that it will be seen after elections as to who cuts whom into pieces. The hate speech came following Masood's statement that he will cut Narendra Modi into pieces, to which he refused of any knowledge. Reacting on the same, Masood said that he is not afraid of anybody or any threats. Further, Congress leader Kapil Sibal said that such statements show BJP's mindset and ideology. Apr 5, 2014
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Amarinder Singh hits back at Jaitley's rermark

Amritsar, April 5 (ANI): Congress leader Amarinder Singh hit back at BJP leader and his Amritsar opponent Arun Jaitley who had slammed Singh for lack of vision for Amritsar on Saturday. Singh stated that Jaitley is completely unfamiliar among the people of Punjab, further saying that Jaitley uses unparliamentary language against him because it is Jaitley's way of getting out of embarrassment for he has been totally ignored in Punjab. Apr 5, 2014
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Congress attacks BJP, says Amit Shah and BJP trying to repeat politics of hatred like 2002

New Delhi, April 05 (ANI): Congress Spokesperson Randeep Surjewala on Saturday slammed BJP and its leader Amit Shah and said that they are trying to repeat the politics of hatred like the one on 2002. He further said that the party has moved to Election Commission with the request that it should restrict Shah and Suresh Rana from any election campaigning of any sort. He also said that Shah, who is out on bail, is trying to divide people of basis of caste and religion. Surjewala further said that such statements give the indication of the real manifesto of the party. Apr 5, 2014
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Mayawati addresses rally in Ghaziabad, attacks Congress

Ghaziabad, April 5 (ANI): BSP Chief Mayawati, while addressing a rally in Ghaziabad on Saturday attacked the Congress Government for not paying attention towards the development of Uttar Pradesh. She further stated that once given national power she will try her best to uplift the state along with the entire nation. She further added that BSP does not release a manifesto because it believes more in doing than speaking. Apr 5, 2014
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Manipur's first milk processing plant comes as a boon to many

Manipur, April 05 (ANI): Manipur's Youth Volunteers' Union has set up the state's first milk processing plant at Thoubal Wangmataba with an aim to provide employment to the local unemployed youth. The plant, being run by the Youth Volunteer Union Milk Producer Company Ltd, will be the first to produce pasteurized and toned milk in the state. The construction of the processing plant, which includes a 5000 liter cold storage, was started in January last year and the plant has been producing pasteurized milk since December. The Youth Development Union has been undertaking developmental projects in the state with an aim to improve the lives of the underprivileged people by providing them employment opportunities. Apr 5, 2014