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JD (U) questions Narendra Modis arrival to Gandhi Maidan even after police input

New Delhi, Oct 29 (ANI): After BJP went on blaming Bihar government and JD (U) for the Patna serial blasts, JD (U) leader KC Tyagi questioned BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi’s decision to arrive at the Gandhi Maidan even after Gujarat police provided with some inputs about the same. Further, Tyagi asked Modi if he wanted to repeat the Godhra and Muzaffarnagar incidents in Bihar. Oct 29, 2013
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PM calls upon strong disaster management capabilities

New Delhi, Oct 29 (ANI): Prime Minister, Manmohan Singh, has stressed on the need to strengthen the country’s disaster management mechanisms against the backdrop of the recent natural disasters that had struck the nation. Singh made this statement at the 5th meeting of the National Disaster Management Agency that was chaired by him. Singh appreciated the collaboration between the Odisha government and the NDMA for its preparedness to have tackled the natural disaster of cyclone Phailin and consequently saving many lives. Explaining how the poor and the marginalised people are the most affected during times of natural disasters, Singh said that the country must improve its disaster management system further. Oct 29, 2013
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Khurshid defends Shinde, says he has a life beyond Patna blasts

New Delhi, Oct 29 (ANI): Union Foreign Minister, Salman Khurshid, defended Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde, who was criticised for attending a music launch function hours after the serial blasts in Patna. Khurshid also hit out at BJP’s Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi for continuing with the public event instead of sympathising and showing concern for the victims of the serial blasts. Oct 29, 2013
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Patna blasts: Khurshid faces flak for defending Shinde

New Delhi, Oct 29 (ANI): Union External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid faced flak from the BJP and JD (U) for defending Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde who was criticised for attending a music launch function hours after the serial blasts in Patna Oct 29, 2013
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Even MeT department is more accurate than IB: CPI on Patna bomb blast

New Delhi, Oct 29 (ANI): Taking a dig at the IB after the serial blasts in Patna, the CPI on Tuesday said that the intelligence agency comes in the forefront only after the damage is done. CPI leader Atul Kumar Anjan also slammed the agency for providing more general rather than any specific information. Oct 29, 2013
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US accent booms in Hong Kong language schools

A growing number of children in Hong Kong are learning to speak English like an American, with some parents believing it is more relevant than an accent of the southern Chinese city's former rulers, Britain. Duration: 02:05 Oct 29, 2013
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Saudi blocking Syria peace talks: Hezbollah chief

The head of powerful Lebanese Shiite movement Hezbollah and key Damascus ally Hassan Nasrallah on Monday accused Saudi Arabia of blocking a political solution to the conflict in Syria. Duration: 00:49 Oct 28, 2013
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Kareena Kapoor Khan receives whopping amount for her dance gig

New Delhi, Oct 29 (ANI): Bollywood babe, Kareena Kapoor Khan, has been paid an enormous amount for a TV dance performance. According to a tabloid, she has recently received Rs 1.5 crore for dancing on a reality TV show ‘Arab’s Got Talent’ in Lebanon. “Bebo performed the opening act on the show and also attended the launch of a new channel the next day. She had also been promoting her upcoming film ‘Gori Tere Pyaar Mein’ but managed to take some time off,” a source said. Well….even outside India, you have great fan following, Bebo!!! Oct 29, 2013
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WH: US mustn't gather intelligence 'just because we can'

The United States said on Monday it must better weigh the risks and rewards of its spying activities and that the fact it had the technical expertise to carry out certain espionage missions, did not mean that it should. Duration: 00:57 Oct 28, 2013
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Fresh violence erupts across crisis-hit Bangladesh

Fresh violence erupted across Bangladesh on Monday, leaving at least four people dead as rival party activists clashed on the second day of a strike amid a mounting political crisis. Duration: 00:40 Oct 28, 2013
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Rare exhibition of Byzantine art opens in Washington

An exhibition of art from the Byzantine Empire has opened at the National Gallery of Art in Washington. The show includes of spectacular icons, mosaics and sculptures, some which have never before been exhibited outside of Greece. Duration: 01:02 Oct 28, 2013