Mumbai building fire kills four

Mumbai, Nov 11 (ANI): A seven-storey Slum Rehabilitation Area (SRA) building in Vikhroli area of Mumbai caught fire in the early hours of Monday killing four people and injuring atleast 10 others. As per officials, the fire erupted at around 2:30 at night in a meter cabin of the building, and is said to have spread through a wire in there. Four fire engines, four tankers and an ambulance reached the spot and the fire has been put out. Rescue operations are on at the site and injured have already been admitted to different government hospitals. Nov 11, 2013

Two shot dead in Kolkata street firing

Kolkata, Nov 11 (ANI): Two persons were shot dead and at least 10 were injured after 10-15 unidentified people entered a kindergarten school building compound in Kolkata and started firing, confirmed Joint Commissioner of Police (crime) Pallab K Ghosh on Monday. Ghosh said that four people are detained including one woman and the investigations are on. Nov 11, 2013

IEDs found in Chhattisgarh, Maoists continue disrupting polls

Dantewada, Nov 11 (ANI): District Collector in Dantewada district of Chhattisgarh KC Dev Senapati confirmed recovering IEDs from 6 places. He said that the Maoist-hit area has been given good security system by the Election Commission so that the election process can be carried out smoothly. Further, he said that even after a bomb blast in Kanker region, the voter turnout has been good and the election process is going on without any disruptions. Nov 11, 2013

Narendra Modis fresh histrionics tickle Congresss funny bone

Bhopal, Nov 1 1(ANI): Even as BJP’s PM Candidate, Narendra Modi made a faux pas confusing the BJP’s founding patriarch Shyama Prasad Mookherjee with a Gujarati freedom fighter, calling Mookherjee a proud son of Gujarat, the Congress on Monday ridiculed the same. Nov 11, 2013

Congress- BJP indulge in clashes in poll- bound Chhattisgarh

Jagdalpur, Nov 11 (ANI): As the polls in Chhattisgarh commenced, Congress and BJP indulged in a violent clash in Jagdalpur which left many leaders from both the parties injured. BJP leader Santosh Bapna said that it was Congress leaders who started the clash and are putting wrong allegations on BJP. He said that Congress leader Shamu Kashyap and others were distributing money to the voters in the area 'in the fear of losing the elections'. He also said that as soon as the cars of the BJP arrived they started smashing the windows and attacking the car. Further, he said that this is the principle of the ruling party and they blame the opposition for the same. Nov 11, 2013

RIC meet decides foreign inclusion only solution to Syrian crisis

New Delhi, Nov 11 (ANI): Foreign Ministers from India, China and Russia agreed that peaceful political inclusion is the only solution to the growing crisis in Syria. The 12th Russia-India-China (RIC) foreign ministers meeting was held in New Delhi on Sunday. The three leaders addressed the mediapersons after the meet. Expressing concern over the ongoing tension in Syria, India's Foreign Minister Salman Khurshid said the three leaders are of the same view that a sustainable political solution can only be found through a peaceful and inclusive political process and not through military solution. Nov 11, 2013

Indo-China joint military drill organises basketball match for friendly relations

Chengdu, Nov 11 (ANI): Continuing the 10-day joint military drill, army troops from India and China held a basketball match in order to enhance bilateral ties during session taking place in Chengdu province in China. The soldiers practiced field firing using weapons of the other country to combat militancy and tested their physical endurance during the obstacle course by indulging in training exercises. The Directors of the panel also visited the training areas of the two teams. The basketball teams comprised of a mix of army men from both the nations. Nov 11, 2013

Indo-China joint military drill organises basketball match for friendly relations

Chengdu, Nov 11 (ANI): Continuing the 10-day joint military drill, army troops from India and China held a basketball match in order to enhance bilateral ties during session taking place in Chengdu province in China. The soldiers practiced field firing using weapons of the other country to combat militancy and tested their physical endurance during the obstacle course by indulging in training exercises. The Directors of the panel also visited the training areas of the two teams. The basketball teams comprised of a mix of army men from both the nations. Nov 11, 2013

Bangladesh activist demands neutral caretaker govt before elections

Rangpur, Nov 11 (ANI): Ahead of Bangladesh elections, activists and leaders staged a peace rally in Rangpur district to protest against the recent violence and press their demand for a neutral caretaker government to oversee the next general elections. Earlier, Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) had refused a request from Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to form an all-party government to oversee upcoming elections, thereby setting the stage for a showdown this week. At the public rally on Sunday (November 10), several leaders came together in Rangpur district to march against the violent strikes. Nov 11, 2013

Jagdalpur clashes: BJP can do anything to remain in power, says Congress

Raipur, Nov 11 (ANI): Passing on the blame for the violent clashes that took place in Jagdalpur in Chhattisgarh on Sunday night, Congress Spokesperson BC Das said that BJP can do anything to remain in power and this is the history of BJP. He said that the party workers had been distributing money all night to win the elections. He appealed the Election Commission to take an action on the same and said that an FIR has been lodged. Nov 11, 2013

Israel in global push to thwart Iran nuclear deal

Israel was pulling out all the stops Sunday to prevent what it considers a looming bad deal with Iran over its nuclear programme, before the talks resume on November 20. Duration: 01:27 Nov 10, 2013