Mexico to play qualifying game against New Zealand

The Mexican national soccer team had training Tuesday under the leadership of their new coach Miguel Herrera. Only eight days remain until the crucial match against New Zealand to qualify for the World Cup in Brazil in 2014. Duration:00:37 Nov 6, 2013

Police draw similarity between serial blasts in Patna and Bodh Gaya

Ranchi, Nov 6, (ANI): The Bihar police claimed on Wednesday that there might be a connection between the serial blasts in Patna and Bodh Gaya in Bihar, as probe into the incidents gained momentum. In fact, Additional Director General of Police (ADG), Satyanarayan Pradhan, said there is a possible link between the bombs that exploded in Patna, the ones that were seized in Ranchi and the bombs that were used in Bodh Gaya earlier this year. Nov 6, 2013

Rahul Gandhi heckled at Jammu rally: We have no powers, says Sarpanch

Jammu, Nov 06 (ANI): Congress Vice President, Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday faced a heckler as he addressed a gathering of village leaders in Jammu and Kashmir. The heckler, a village sarpanch said they had no powers and were being indiscriminately killed by militants. Nov 6, 2013

MLAs given security of 50 guards, no protection for us: Sarpanch to Rahul Gandhi

Jammu, Nov 06 (ANI): Following his interrupting Congress Vice President, Rahul Gandhi’s address to a gathering of village leaders in Jammu and Kashmir, Parikshit Singh, Sarpanch of Ramnagar justified his action, saying MLAs in the state were given security cover of 50 guards while the village heads were being killed indiscriminately by militants due to lack of it. Nov 6, 2013

MP Assembly Polls: BJP releases its nominees for 64 seats

New Delhi, Nov 06, (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday released its list of candidates who would be contesting for the scheduled Madhya Pradesh assembly polls. BJP released its nominees for 64 seats in the state after its executive meeting in New Delhi. Nov 6, 2013

Bangladesh barrister calls for dialogue between feuding political parties for fair elections

Dhaka, Nov 6, (ANI): Barrister, Supreme Court of Bangladesh, Mohammad Ashraf Ali, called for a dialogue between the two feuding political parties, as tensions mounted ahead of the forthcoming general elections. Ali, while talking to the reporter in Dhaka on Wednesday, said that the two political parties should negotiate on the issue of the interim government. Highlighting the ideological differences between the two parties, Ali lashed at the democratic system within the parties. Ali also said that BNP's relationship with Jamaat would tarnish the party's image. Nov 6, 2013

RTI activist Amit Jethwa's wife hopes death sentence for husband's murderer

Ahmedabad, Nov 6 (ANI): RTI activist Amit Jethwa's wife Alpa Jethwa on Wednesday said she is happy that her husband's murderer has been arrested by CBI and she hopes he gets death penalty. The CBI has arrested BJP MP from Junagarh, Dinu Bogha Solanki in connection with the murder of Amit Jethwa. Earlier, Solanki was questioned by a special team of the CBI in New Delhi and later he was booked by the agency. He was earlier given a clean chit by the Gujarat Police. Amit Jethwa, an RTI and environment activist was shot dead outside the Gujarat High Court in July 2010. Nov 6, 2013

BJP's demands of PM-level security for Narendra Modi justified: Kiran Bedi

New Delhi, Nov 06 (ANI): Former IPS Officer, Kiran Bedi on Wednesday came out in support of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Parliamentary Board that passed a resolution demanding Prime Minister level security for its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, calling it justified on part of the BJP. Nov 6, 2013

Rohit Sharma makes Test debut against West Indies, family elated

Mumbai, Nov 06 (ANI): Even as India's right-handed batsman Rohit Sharma was rewarded for his fantastic form in recent ODIs against Australia with a Test cap at Kolkata's Eden Gardens on Wednesday, his family was elated and hoped he maintained his good form. Nov 6, 2013

BJP on Dreamliner emergency landing

New Delhi, Nov 6, (ANI): The BJP on Wednesday alleged that the continuous emergency landings of the Dreamliner aircrafts are due to the bad quality of equipments in it. BJP leader Kirti Azad also said that the frequent landings make the dubious deals by the Indian government more evident. Nov 6, 2013

Jagdambika Pal takes on Kejriwal for meeting Tauqeer Raza Khan

New Delhi, Nov 6 (ANI): Congress leader Jagdambika Pal on Wednesday criticized Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal for meeting controversial cleric Tauqeer Raza Khan, who had issued a fatwa against Bangladeshi writer Taslima Nasreen. Amid political controversy, Kejriwal on Tuesday clarified that by meeting with Maulana Tauqeer Raza Khan, he was not playing any communal card ahead of the assembly elections. Nov 6, 2013

Security given on basis of threat perception: MHA on Modi's security

New Delhi, Nov 6 (ANI): As the BJP Parliamentary Board on Wednesday passed a resolution demanding PM level security for its prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat CM Narendra Modi, Minister of State for Home RPN Singh said that security to an individual is given on threat perception. He also added that adequate security is being provided to Modi. Nov 6, 2013

Modi talks about good governance, can't control his ministers: Congress on Gujarat MP arrest

New Delhi, Nov 6 (ANI): Congress leader Jagdambika Pal on Wednesday slammed Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, a day after the CBI arrested BJP MP from Gujarat Dinu Bogha Solanki in connection with the murder of a RTI activist Amit Jethwa in Gujarat. Taking a dig at Modi, Congress leader Jagdambika Pal said that the Gujarat CM talks about good governance in the country but cannot even control his own ministers. Nov 6, 2013