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Aarushi Murder Case: SC dismisses plea of Talwars seeking polygraph reports of helpers

New Delhi/ Noida, Oct 08 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed the petition seeking reports of polygraph, brain mapping and narco-analysis tests of the servants, filed by the dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar who are accused of killing their teenage daughter Aarushi Talwar and domestic help Hemraj. Reportedly, the final arguments in the case will be held in the Ghaziabad federal police court. CBI advocate Rajiv Nanda, said that Talwars had approached the apex court challenging the order of the trial court. Oct 8, 2013
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Japan promotes environment friendly technology, green energy

Tokyo, Oct 08 (ANI): INDOPRIX is a series of national championships of motorcycle in Indonesia. The event offers the world class level competition for "Moped" under-bone frame motorcycle with 125cc and 110cc at its top speed of 160km/h. In final battle of total 5 series in circuit Balipat, Binuang in South Kalimantan, Yamaha racing team rider with Jupiter Z1, Sigit PD registered a victory. Sigit became an annual champion after accumulating the highest total score with 182 points at 125cc, and 174 points at 110cc. Yamaha Fuel Injection became the first to win two classes at INDOPRIX with Jupiter Z1 model, soon after Jupiter Z1 was released in 2012, two titles immediately rewarded in the first year. Oct 8, 2013
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Lone Buddhist widow holds out in war-torn Thai village

Soldiers protect her from rebel attacks, but an 81-year-old grandmother -- the last Buddhist in a Muslim village -- vows she will never abandon her home, defying a wider separation of communities in Thailand's insurgency-hit south. Duration: 01:17 Oct 8, 2013
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The payador culture strives to survive in Uruguay

Uruguay's payadores have been playing their improvised musical dialogue for three centuries. But these rural troubadours fear that their art will disappear if new generations don't keep up with tradition. Duration: 02:20 Oct 8, 2013
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There have been desperate infiltration bids, some eliminated & some foiled: Indian Army

New Delhi, Oct 08 (ANI): The Indian Army on Tuesday described the infiltration bids as desperate, some of which have been eliminated and others foiled. Northern Command chief Lt General Sanjeev Chachra said seven militants' bodies have been recovered along with a huge cache of arms and ammunition. Chachra added that infiltration of this size could not have been possible without the support of the Pakistan army. Oct 8, 2013
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No Indian posts were occupied, these were speculations: Indian Army on infiltration bid

New Delhi, Oct 08 (ANI): The Indian Army on Tuesday dismissed the reports of any posts occupied by the infiltrators in Kashmir and said that these were just speculations and nothing else. Between 30 to 40 militants and Pakistan Special Forces' troops had infiltrated into Keran sector in Kupwara district and the encounter in Shalbhatti village had started on September 24. Oct 8, 2013
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BJP slams Rahul Gandhis dalit Remark

New Delhi, Oct 08 (ANI): Even as Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday said that there is an escape velocity in terms of caste in our country and to succeed if you are a lower caste you need an escape velocity, BJP Leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, said that Rahul Gandhi should know how dalits and other under powered people were suppressed by the congress. Oct 8, 2013
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BJP slams Congress for Telangana turmoil

New Delhi, Oct 08 (ANI): As the electricity department in Seemandhra struck work, plunging large parts of the region into darkness, following a hunger strike by the TDP Chief Chandra Babu Naidu and YSR Congress Party Chief YS Jagan Mohan Reddy in New Delhi, the BJP slammed the Congress and said that if they would have handled the situation with sincerity then the situation would not have become so bad. Oct 8, 2013
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Pranab Mukherjee returns after Turkey visit, raises terror issues: Part - 1

On Board, Oct 08 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday returned from Belgium and Turkey, and while talking to mediapersons On board, said that he held bilateral talks with the two countries on various issues including terrorism. He further said that he discussed various issues of bilateral importance, including increasing of trade relations. Mukherjee also sought Turkey's cooperation for India's bid for a permanent membership to nuclear suppliers group. During the visit, several MoUs were also signed between Indian universities and universities of Belgium and Turkey. Oct 8, 2013
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Pranab Mukherjee returns after Turkey visit, raises terror issues: Part - 2

On Board, Oct 08 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday returned from Belgium and Turkey, and while talking to mediapersons On board, said that he held bilateral talks with the two countries on various issues including terrorism. He further said that he discussed various issues of bilateral importance, including increasing of trade relations. Mukherjee also sought Turkey's cooperation for India's bid for a permanent membership to nuclear suppliers group. During the visit, several MoUs were also signed between Indian universities and universities of Belgium and Turkey. Oct 8, 2013
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Chandra Babu Naidu and Jagan Reddy have changed their words on Telangana: Congress

New Delhi, Oct 08 (ANI): As the electricity department in Seemandhra struck work, plunging large parts of the region into darkness, following a hunger strike by the TDP Chief Chandra Babu Naidu and YSR Congress Party Chief YS Jagan Mohan Reddy in New Delhi, Congress leader Satyavrat Chaturvedi said that the leaders have took a step back from their words and have changed their stand on the issue of division of Telangana. He further said that it were these leaders who applauded the decision during the discussions on the same. Oct 8, 2013
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Digvijay Singh appeals to all those on strike to end it

New Delhi, Oct 08 (ANI): As the electricity department in Seemandhra struck work, plunging large parts of the region into darkness, following a hunger strike by the TDP Chief Chandra Babu Naidu and YSR Congress Party Chief YS Jagan Mohan Reddy in New Delhi, Congress general Secretary Digvijay Singh has appealed to all those who are on strike and have asked them to end it. Oct 8, 2013
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Keran Infiltration: Nawaz Sharif is either dishonest or ineffective, says BJP

New Delhi, Oct 08 (ANI): After Indian Army chief General Bikram Singh told that it was impossible to infiltrate the area without the knowledge of Pakistan Army, BJP leader Balbir Punj said that Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is either dishonest or ineffective and there is no use of having talks with him. He further said that terror activities from the area are directed by Pakistan. He also said that similar situation rose while Atal Bihari Vajpayee government had talks with Pakistan in the form of Kargil war and now when Manmohan Singh is having talks with Pakistan, such infiltrations and intrusions are taking place. Oct 8, 2013
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Development of Dalits needs Jupiter's escape velocity: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi, Oct 08 (ANI): While addressing a gathering at the Vigyan Bhawan in Delhi, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi said that development of the Dalit community in India needs Jupiter's escape velocity (speed an object needs to be traveling to break free of a planet or moon's gravity well and leave it without further propulsion). Further, he targeted BSP President Mayawati and said that she is letting others from the community to come to the forefront and later credited Congress party for the upliftment of the community. Oct 8, 2013
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Anarchist group turns teachers' march in Rio violent

Thousands march in Rio de Janeiro to support teachers seeking pay hikes before masked anarchists turn to violence, setting fires, breaking into buildings and smashing a City Hall gate. Duration: 00:50 Oct 8, 2013