Must change mindset to stop crime against women: PM

New Delhi, Sep 23 (ANI): While chairing the National Integration Council meeting in New Delhi, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday said that we must change our mindset to stop crimes against women. Sep 23, 2013

Mohan Singh's demise has left deep gap within SP: Akhilesh Yadav

New Delhi/Lucknow, Sep 23 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday expressed profound grief over the demise of Samajwadi Party (SP) General Secretary Mohan Singh, and said that his loss has left a deep gap within the party. Sep 23, 2013

Narendra Modi skips National Integration Council Meet called by PM

New Delhi, Sep 23 (ANI): Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Monday skipped the National Integration Council meeting chaired by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in New Delhi. The meet was held in the backdrop of the communal riots in Muzaffarnagar. The meeting was attended by all the chief ministers. Sep 23, 2013

Karisma Kapoor is not yet ready for a comeback!

New Delhi, Sep 23 (ANI): Looks like Bollwood's Yummy Mummy Karisma Kapoor is still not ready for a comeback on the silver screen. Karisma who has recently launched a book on motherhood says that since her kids are still very young she is not sure of making a comeback yet. Well it's nice to see your dedication towards your kids Karisma but we would love to see you back on screen soon! Sep 23, 2013

Merkel wins in Germany, 'grand coalition' likely

Chancellor Angela Merkel clinched a third term in German elections Sunday but will be forced to form an awkward coalition with her chief rivals to govern Europe's top economy, exit polls indicated. Duration: 01:06 Sep 22, 2013

In Lebanon, Syrian refugee children work to survive

A meeting will be held on the sidelines of this week's UN General Assembly to discuss ways of helping Lebanon cope with the Syrian refugee influx. Nearly half of the refugees are children, many of whom are working to support relatives back in Syria. Duration: 02:04 Sep 22, 2013

Scores killed in Kenya mall siege

Kenyan police backed by special forces battle Somali gunmen who stormed an upscale shopping mall in Nairobi, killing more than 50 people and taking hostages. Duration: 02:05 Sep 22, 2013

Want to visit Muzaffarnagar victims, but opposition's strategies disallow me: Azam Khan

Rampur, Sep 22 (ANI): After refuting all the allegations against him in the Muzaffarnagar communal clashes case, SP leader Azam Khan said on Saturday that he is willing to visit the victims of the riots, but is not able to do so as that will give opposition an opportunity to attack him. Further, he also lashed out at BJP for its corrupt ways. Khan further said that he is not eligible to be a politician if even a small smell of corruption can be sensed from him. Sep 22, 2013

Sharad Yadav pays tribute to late Mohan Singh

New Delhi, Sep 22 (ANI): After Samjwadi Party's General Secretary Mohan Singh passed away at AIIMS on Sunday after a prolonged illness, JD (U) President Sharad Yadav paid tribute from his side and his party's behalf and said that Singh was a very sober and balanced person and that his demise was a great loss. Singh was elected three times to the Lok Sabha from Deoria in Uttar Pradesh and was suffering from cancer for the past many days. Sep 22, 2013

JD (U) takes a dig at Narendra Modi's video conference

Patna, Sep 22 (ANI): Taking a dig at BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, Janata Dal (United) leader Ali Anwar said that Modi's dream of visiting USA did not come true, that's why now he is using video conferencing to prove his point. Sep 22, 2013

Digvijay Singh hits out at Narendra Modi, asks if a leopard can change its spots

New Delhi, Sept 22 (ANI): Congress leader Digvijay Singh on Sunday criticized Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi over his criticism of the UPA government. "Good to hear Modi talking about inclusive politics. But can a leopard change its spots?, Singh tweeted. Reacting to Modi's claim that the growth rate was 8.4 per cent when NDA was in power but came down to 4.8 per cent during UPA's rule, he tweeted, "FEKU MODI at his best. Giving fake figures of growth during NDA regime." He also challenged Modi to debate with any Congress leader on the issues of governance and development. "UPA giving its report card every year on every issue. Would Modi pl get his team to look at the UPA Govt website instead of abusing ?," Singh said Sep 22, 2013

Suicide attack at Pakistan church kills 40

Peshawar, Sept 22 (ANI): A pair of suicide bombers blew themselves up outside a church on Sunday in the Pakistani city of Peshawar, killing 40 people after mass. Police said that the death toll included at least four children, two policemen and six women and was likely to rise. Seventy others were wounded in the attack which occurred in a densely populated area near a market. A bomb disposal security source said there were two explosions carried out by a pair of attackers. More than 600 parishioners were inside the church for the service. Some residents took to the streets immediately after the attack to protest against the violence. Sep 22, 2013