Massive security arrangements for Narendra Modi's Mumbai rally

Mumbai, Dec 22 (ANI): Expecting massive turnout in Mumbai rally of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, police personnel have set up a seven-tier security cover for the same. Commissioner of Police Satyapal Singh said that the Mumbai police have introduced strict security measures. "For the first time ever, from where the Mumbai city starts till the venue of the rally, we have set up seven-tier security checks," said Singh. Dec 22, 2013

After 272 public meetings AAP to declare next move, confident of completing manifesto: Kejriwal

Kaushambi, Dec 22(ANI): After the 272 public meetings this weekend, the Aam Aadmi Party will get down to counting votes before taking a final call on seeking support from the Congress and forming the next government in Delhi, a move termed suicidal by the BJP. AAP Convener, Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday said that their party was confident of addressing all issues mentioned in their manifesto. Dec 22, 2013

Displaced people suffer in Central African Republic

The violent conflict in the Central African Republic has forced thousands of people to flee from their homes. At one IDP camp in the capital Bangui, people say they are suffering from illnesses and not being given enough to eat. Duration: 00:55 Dec 21, 2013

Union Minister Anand Sharma disapproves recently passed Lokpal Bill

New Delhi, Dec 21 (ANI): Referring to the recently passed Lokpal bill, Union Commerce Minister Anand Sharma said on Saturday that the country doesn't need 'too many institutions' to ensure its growth and development. Contrary to Congress's belief, Sharma said India does not require Lokpal to ensure its freedom and development. Dec 21, 2013

Important to create fulfilling jobs: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi, Dec 21 (ANI): Congress Vice President, Rahul Gandhi on Saturday said that it is important to create fulfilling jobs and that the middle class and craftsmen need to be connected to global market. Rahul was addressing the annual general meeting of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) in New Delhi. Dec 21, 2013

20 mins of extra walking every day cuts cardiovascular disease risk by a tenth

New Delhi, Dec 21 (ANI): A new study has revealed that walking just 20 minutes extra every day could cuts the risk of cardiovascular episodes such as heart attacks by eight per cent. According to experts, increasing daily exercise by just 2,000 steps may be good for older people who may struggle to exercise regularly and is recommended for the overweight and those with a family history of diabetes, the Daily express reported. Dec 21, 2013

Nepal journalists on weeklong visit to India

New Delhi, Dec 21 (ANI): A group of journalists from Nepal, who are on a weeklong tour to India, visited and paid obeisance at Sri Harmandir Sahib (Golden Temple) in Amritsar. The journalists represent various prestigious and leading newspapers of Nepal like the Kathmandu Post, Aarthik Abhiyan National Daily, Naya Prakashan and Rising Nepal. The journalists visited Delhi, Punjab and Trivandrum (Kerala) to explore the developments taking place in India in a tour organized by the Embassy of India in Kathmandu. Dec 21, 2013

Media should go check, have not been given any favours: Sanjay Dutt on parole

Mumbai, Dec 21 (ANI): Reacting to rumours that he was given special treatment while being handed over parole for a month by Pune's divisional commissioner Prabhakar Deshmukh, Bollywood Actor Sanjay Dutt on Saturday said he wasn't given any favours and that he was treated just like any other criminal in the process. Dec 21, 2013

Khobragade among illegal beneficiaries in Adarsh housing scam, FIR should be filed: Abha Singh

Mumbai, Dec 21 (ANI): Senior Advocate Abha Singh said that Devyani Khobragade is found to be one of the illegal beneficiaries in Adarsh housing scam among 25 others. A judicial commission said in its report after it was tabled in Maharashtra state assembly. Singh also said that Khobragade didn’t share information about her other flat while applying for another flat in Adarsh housing society. The senior advocate demanded proper action against the same and said that an FIR should be lodged against Khobragade over the issue. Dec 21, 2013