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SC refuses to stay governments decision to grant quota to Jat community

New Delhi, Apr 9 (ANI): The Supreme Court of India on Wednesday refused to put a stay on central government’s decision to include ethnic Jat community in the category of Other Backward Classes (OBC) in nine states. A representative of Jat Community, Yashpal Mallik, said the court mentioned in its ruling that there were prima facie material for taking the decision. Apr 9, 2014
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Rahul tries to woo voters in Chattisgarh rally

Chattisgarh, April 9 (ANI): With an aim to woo voters of Chattisgarh, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday while addressing a rally in Balod district highlighted the achievements of Congress Party. Gandhi also gave an insight to the future plans of the Party if it comes to power. Gandhi further slammed the Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi saying that BJP posters speak about women empowerment but in Gujarat women’s phones are tapped and police is made to chase them. Apr 9, 2014
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Pistorius faces fierce cross examination

Oscar Pistorius insisted Wednesday he never intended to kill his girlfriend, as the prosecution began tearing into his version of events on that fateful night. Duration: 01:27 Apr 9, 2014
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Politicos condemn Azam Khan's statement on Kargil war

New Delhi/Kolkata, Apr 9 (ANI): Politicos on Wednesday condemned Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan's statement that the Muslims and not Hindus won the Kargil war. CPI leader Gurudas Dasgupta said that it is not the victory of a religion. Congress Spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala said that he is completely against the division of soldiers on the basis of religion. Apr 9, 2014
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Mamata had no choice but to bow before EC: Gurudas Dasgupta

Kolkata, Apr 9 (ANI): Reacting over West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s acceptance of the Election Commission’s order to transfer five Superintendents of Police and a district magistrate, CPI Leader Gurudas Dasgupta on Wednesday said that Mamata had no choice but to comply with the Election Commission's decision on the transfer of six officials. Apr 9, 2014
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Italy sounds alarm after rescuing 4,000 immigrants

Italy has rescued about 4,000 immigrants trying to cross the Mediterranean by boats to reach its shores in the past two days, according to Interior Minister Angelino Alfano who calls the crisis "increasingly glaring". Duration: 00:33 Apr 9, 2014
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Slain AFP reporter's son recovering well

The orphaned child of the AFP reporter killed with the rest of his family in a Kabul hotel may is recovering rapidly from bullet wounds he sustained in the attack. Duration: 01:41 Apr 9, 2014
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Politicos react to Congress' complaint to EC against Ramdev and Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

New Delhi/Lucknow, April 9 (ANI): Politicos reacted to the complaint lodged by the Congress Party to EC over the involvement of religious organizations of Baba Ramdev and Sri Sri Ravi Shankar in promoting some political parties. Where on one hand all political leaders condemned the promotion of politics through religion, BJP leader Kalraj Mishra justified the aim of these religious organizations. Apr 9, 2014
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SC rejects Sahara's house arrest plea; Subrata Roy to remain in Tihar

New Delhi, April 9 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Wednesday refused to shift Sahara chief Subrata Roy to house arrest. The court was hearing a petition filed by Sahara chief seeking quashing of March 4 order sending him and two other top Sahara executives to jail. The next hearing is scheduled for April 16. Apr 9, 2014
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Azam Khan's Kargil remark demoralizing for the Army: BJP

Patna, April 9 (ANI): The BJP on Wednesday slammed Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan for his remark on Kargil war. Azam Khan kicked up yet another political storm by saying that India won the Kargil War solely because of Muslim soldiers and no Hindu soldier was behind the victory. Reacting over this BJP leader Ravishankar Prasad said that such remarks are demoralizing for the Army. He said that soldiers who sacrificed their lives are being categorized based on religion just for votes, nothing can be more unfortunate than this. Apr 9, 2014