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Narendra Modi flags off Sabarmati Marathon 2014

Ahmedabad, Jan 5 (ANI): Gujarat chief and BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi boosted confidence of the participants, as he flagged off Sabarmati Marathon 2014 on his home turf. This is the fourth edition of Sabarmati Marathon in Ahmedabad. The run was organized by the civic body, Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) that chose a route passing through high-class residential localities. Jan 5, 2014
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Subramanian Swamy supports Ramdev's no tax suggestion

New Delhi, Jan 05 (ANI): A day after Yoga guru Baba Ramdev said that there should be no taxes except for bank transaction tax in the nation, BJP leader Subramanian Swamy supported the same and said that he advocate the same policy to be brought about in the country. He said that all the unnecessary taxes are the result of the crooked brain of P Chidambaram. Though, he also said that there is political implication in bringing transaction taxes in practice. Jan 5, 2014
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People falsely framed during Muzaffarnagar riot will be released: SP

Lucknow, Jan 5 (ANI): Samajwadi Party spokesperson Rajendra Chaudhary on Sunday said that his party will ensure that people who were falsely framed and put behind bars during Muzaffarnagar riot are released, irrespective of whether they belong to minority or not. Earlier, the UP government was also said to be considering withdrawing a case of inciting violence through inflammatory speeches filed against Muslim leaders. Jan 5, 2014
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AAP will begin nationwide membership drive from 10 Jan

New Delhi, Jan 05 (ANI): While addressing media persons on Sunday, AAP leader Yogendra Yadav said that the party will begin its nationwide membership drive from 10 January wherein people from across the nation will join the party. Further, AAP confirmed that the party will contest Lok Sabha polls from majority number of seats and the candidates for the same will be declared between 15-20 January. Yadav also said that the manifesto is expected to come by March. Jan 5, 2014
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14 bodies recovered after building collapses in Goa

Canacona, Jan 5 (ANI): Rescue teams on Sunday said that 14 dead bodies had been recovered from the debris of a three-storey, still under construction building that collapsed in Goa and feared that the death toll might increase further. It was reported there could have been as many as 50 people at the construction site at the time of the collapse. Jan 5, 2014
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BJP must clearly mention their policies on black money and corruption: Ramdev's spokesperson

New Delhi, Jan 5 (ANI): Speaking over Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev's issue based support to BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate, Narendra Modi, Ramdev's spokesperson; SK Tijarawala on Sunday said that the BJP must clearly mention their policies on black money and corruption. He also added that it is a decisive moment for the nation and the nation does not need a rubber stamp. Jan 5, 2014
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Congress takes dig at Ramdev, asks how much he knows about uniform taxation

New Delhi, Jan 5 (ANI): Congress spokesperson, Meem Afzal on Sunday took a dig at Baba Ramdev over his statement of issue based support to BJP. Afzal questioned Ramdev's knowledge about uniform taxation and black money. He further stated that Ramdev should gain detailed information about uniform taxation before commenting on it. Jan 5, 2014
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If BJP is taking help of Ramdev then it proves BJP is weak: SP

New Delhi, Jan 5 (ANI): Samajwadi party leader, Naresh Agarwal on Sunday took a dig at Ramdev saying that everyone nowadays is getting into politics all over our country. He further slammed BJP over taking support from Ramdev saying that if BJP is taking help of such people then it proves that BJP is weak and further added that this has never happened in Samajwadi party. Jan 5, 2014
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Better that Baba Ramdev joins BJP: Kumar Vishwas

Kaushambi, Jan 05 (ANI): Even as yoga guru Baba Ramdev openly set rules for the BJP and their PM Candidate, Narendra Modi in return of his support, AAP Leader, Kumar Vishwas on Sunday said that it would be better if Ramdev joins the BJP. Jan 5, 2014
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Iraq's Fallujah falls to Qaeda-linked fighters

Iraqi authorities have lost control of Fallujah to Al-Qaeda-linked fighters, a senior security official said on Saturday. The city west of Baghdad has seen fighting in recent days sparked the dismantlement of an anti-government camp. Duration: 00:55 Jan 5, 2014
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Clean-up begins after cyclone skims France's Reunion island

The clean-up began Saturday after one person was killed and 15 others are injured after a cyclone brushed the French Indian Ocean island of Reunion. Victorin Lurel, Minister of Overseas France, flew in to oversee the operation. Duration: 01:02 Jan 4, 2014
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Bangladesh hit by strike on eve of election

Tensions continue in Bangladesh as the opposition imposes a nationwide strike on the eve of elections and as its leader remains confined in her home. Duration: 02:33 Jan 4, 2014
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AK Ganguly quits NUJS, Politicos urge Ganguly to follow course of law

Kolkata/ New Delhi, Jan 04 (ANI): Political leaders on Saturday urged former Supreme Court judge AK Ganguly, accused of sexually assaulting a law intern to comply with due course of law and prove his innocence which he is vouching for. On Friday, Ganguly sent a copy of his resignation letter to the Vice-Chancellor of National University of Juridicial Sciences (NUJS), after some members of the college faculty expressed their reservation about his continuation. CPI (M) leader Mohammed Salim commenting on the issue said the former judge must be a scapegoat of vilification by those who he had affected during his tenure. Jan 4, 2014