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Arvind Kejriwal now moves to reduce power bills in Delhi

Kaushambi, Dec 31 (ANI): After fulfilling his party's promise of providing free supply of 700 litres of water every day, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday initiated steps to reduce power bills by asking the three private power distribution companies to present their case on their likely audit by the CAG. Dec 31, 2013
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Police rescue construction workers abducted by Maoists in Jharkhand

Deoghar, Dec 31 (ANI): Police on Tuesday rescued seven labourers, who were abducted by Maoists from a construction site, after the team launched a joint search operation in Jharkhand. The workers were abducted on the night of December 22 while they were engaged in the construction of a bridge in Deoghar district of the state. Superintendent of Police, Prabhat Kumar, said that the abduction of construction workers might be related to levy. Dec 31, 2013
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Oil train derails in North Dakota

Train wagons carrying crude oil explode sending a massive mushroom cloud of flames skywards after derailing in North Dakota. Duration: 00:32 Dec 31, 2013
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Israel releases 26 prisoners

Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas greets former prisoners at his presidential compound in Ramallah after Israel released 26 detainees. Duration: 00:59 Dec 31, 2013
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Gen Y most likely to text while driving

New Delhi, Dec 31 (ANI) A new survey has shown that generation Y youngsters are more likely to text while driving. The poll of 2144 New Zealanders conducted by financial research and ratings company Canstar Blue found that respondents aged between 18 and 29 were the most likely to indulge in the dangerous practice. According to the company's general manager Derek Bonnar, almost 20 percent of Gen Ys regularly talked or texted while driving. The survey further showed that Gen Ys were also most likely to sneak a peek at their partner's phone, with 25 percent of those surveyed confessing to secretly looking through their partner's phone. Dec 31, 2013
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Search on for Delhi Assembly Speaker as BJP refuses pro-tem post

New Delhi/Kaushambi, Dec 31 (ANI): The search for Delhi Assembly Speaker has intensified as the Bharatiya Janata Party has refused to take up the post of pro-tem Speaker of the House. Meanwhile, Aam Aadmi Party leaders will meet on either on Tuesday night or Wednesday morning to decide on the Speaker. Dec 31, 2013
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Patience needed to solve diplomatic row: JD (U) on Khobragade issue

New Delhi, Dec 31 (ANI): Commenting on the soaring ties between India and the US over Indian Diplomat Devyani Khobragade’s arrest, JD (U) chief Sharad Yadav on Tuesday said that the matter needs to be dealt with patiently. Yadav said that a single case should not be responsible for ruining the relations between the two countries. Dec 31, 2013
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PM to address media on Jan 3, might project Rahul Gandhi as Cong's PM Candidate

New Delhi, Dec 31 (ANI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will address a press conference at 11 a.m. on January 3 at the National Media Centre in New Delhi. Friday's press conference will be Singh's second such interaction with the media in his second term as the Prime Minister, which began in May 2009. Dec 31, 2013