Chhattisgarh: Preparations underway for first phase of polls

Rajnandgaon, Nov 10 (ANI): Preparations are underway for first phase of polls to be held in 18 constituencies of Chhattisgarh on Monday. Twelve constituencies in the naxal-affected Bastar division, comprising seven districts- Kanker, Kondagaon, Bastar, Narayanpur, Bijapur, Dantewada, Sukma- and six constituencies of Rajnandgaon district will go to polls in the first phase. Nov 10, 2013

Aam Aadmi Party starts 'Jhadu Chalao Yatra'

New Delhi, Nov 10 (ANI): With an aim to reach out to maximum possible people ahead of Delhi Assembly elections, Aam Aadmi Party began its 22-day 'Jhadu Chalao Yatra' from Sunday. Talking to mediapersons in New Delhi, AAP convener Arvind Kejriwal said that the people of Delhi have made up their minds that they would get rid of the Congress and the BJP. He also said that people want an honest party. During its Yatra, the party will cover70 constituencies in Delhi. Nov 10, 2013

Narendra Modi trying to polarize election: Meem Afzal after his 'khooni panja' remark

New Delhi, Nov 10 (ANI): After Congress knocked the doors of Election Commission for BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's khooni panja' (bloody palms) remark on the party, Congress Spokesperson Meem Afzal said that Modi is trying to polarize the whole election by using such words. Further, he said that Rahul Gandhi is not communalizing the public and has given his reply to the EC. Nov 10, 2013

PM not to attend CHOGM in Sri Lanka; Khurshid to represent India

New Delhi, Nov 10 (ANI): Union Foreign Minister Salman Khurshid will officially head the Indian delegation at the CHOGM to be held in Sri Lanka next week with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh not attending the meet in view of the opposition by parties in Tamil Nadu. Nov 10, 2013

Deputy Planning Chief's plan panel stresses on inclusive growth to reduce poverty

New Delhi, Nov 10 (ANI): Deputy Chairman of India's Planning Commission, Montek Singh Ahluwalia has called for a need to emphasize on eight percent inclusive growth, with an aim to reduce poverty and to create an impact on the overall growth. Ahluwalia said poverty had declined much faster since the Congress-led UPA government came to power. Nov 10, 2013

Super typhoon kills hundreds in devastated Philippines

One of the strongest typhoons on record likely killed hundreds of people as tsunami-like waves and savage winds flattened entire communities in the Philippines, authorities said Saturday. Duration: 01:15 Nov 9, 2013

At least four dead in Mogadishu hotel car bombing

At least four people including a government official were killed Friday in an Islamist militant car bomb attack outside a top hotel in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, officials said. Duration: 00:43 Nov 9, 2013

Sri Lankan couple's wedding breaks world record

Sri Lankan couple Nisansala and Nalin set a Guinness World Record for their wedding in Negombo, some 30kms north of Colombo. The ceremony includes 126 bridesmaids, 25 best men, 20 page boys and 23 flower girls. Duration: 00:34 Nov 9, 2013

Indigenous peoples games take place in Brazil

With the lighting of the sacred fire, the Brazilian city of Cuiabá becomes the indigenous capital of the Americas, 48 Brazilian ethnic groups and indigenous representatives from 17 countries are taking part in the indigenous peoples’ games. Nov 9, 2013

Company claims to have made advanced 3D-printed handgun

A US company claims to have made an advanced metal handgun using a 3D-printing process known as direct metal laser sintering, or DMLS. Solid Concepts has released a video showing the gun being fired. Duration: 00:47 Nov 9, 2013