KC Tyagi on recovery of 27 live bombs in Ranchi

New Delhi, Nov 5 (ANI): JD (U) leader KC Tyagi on Tuesday said that the BJP's 'Asthi-Kalash Yatra' to be taken out from the villages of six victims of the serial blasts during Hoonkar Rally at Gandhi Maidan on October 27, is instead a political yatra. Commenting about the 27 live bombs found in a room of a privately-run small hotel in Ranchi, ahead of the Yatra, Tyagi said that the government is careful about security in the state. Nov 5, 2013

Opinion polls are just like paid news: JD (U)

New Delhi, Nov 5 (ANI): JD-U leader K C Tyagi on Tuesday said that opinion polls are just like paid news and are manipulated by powerful parties for vested interest. Nov 5, 2013

Not only Congress, SP too wants ban on opinion polls: Naresh Aggarwal

Hardoi, Nov 05 (ANI): Samajwadi Party leader Naresh Aggarwal on Tuesday said that not only the Congress but other political parties including Samajwadi Party are in favour of banning opinion polls. Talking to mediapersons he said that the methodology of such polls and their source of funding is dubious and should be banned. Nov 5, 2013

New York poised to usher in de Blasio as new mayor

Bill de Blasio, New York City's public advocate and leading mayoral candidate, has gone from underdog to frontrunner. Based on recent polls, he could win the upcoming election by a historic margin. Duration: 01:59 Nov 5, 2013

DR Congo army seizes key position from rebels

Democratic Republic of Congo troops drove M23 rebels from key hilltop positions in the east of the country, pushing on with their assault despite calls for a truce. Duration: 00:36 Nov 5, 2013

Threat to development: Maoists blow up under-construction school in Latehar

Latehar, Nov 5 (ANI): Maoists resorting to violence and arson is not new. Their rampant attempts to hinder development work in recent times showcases beyond doubt the fear they have in their minds to cease progress in society. Further it seems they fear education to greater extent, more so because an educated individual is an informed individual, something the left wing extremists find hard to digest. Recently, Maoists blew up a portion of an under-construction school in Latehar district of Jharkhand, as the rebels tried to instill fear among the poor villagers. The rebels had threatened the contractors not to start with the construction of the school. However, the authorities took the threats lightly and began the construction work. Nov 5, 2013

Iraq security forces engage attackers of police station

Federal police and Iraqi army engage attackers who targeted a police station in the disputed northern province of Kirkuk, killing at least two policemen and wounding seven others as Iraq grapples with its worst bloodshed since 2008. Duration: 00:56 Nov 4, 2013

East African art starts to make its mark

The first ever auction of East African Modern and contemporary art, to be held in Nairobi November 5, is raising the profile of the region's growing art scene. Duration: 02:22 Nov 4, 2013

Paris SG ready for crucial Champions League group match

PSG coach Laurent Blanc says Champions League clash against Anderlecht is probably the most crucial match in the stages as PSG can secure their qualificiation for the next round with a win. Duration: 00:52 Nov 4, 2013

'Call of Duty' sequel to be released

A keenly-awaited sequel to the "Call of Duty" videogame franchise is expected to rally armies of zealous players and rack up dizzying sales when it is released on Tuesday. Duration: 00:53 Nov 4, 2013

Kerry calls for US-Saudi ties to stay on track

Secretary of State John Kerry called Monday for US-Saudi ties to stay "on track" ahead of talks with King Abdullah, after Saudi anger over US policy in the region flared into the open. Duration: 00:32 Nov 4, 2013