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Surrendered militant joins school after returning to Kashmir

Rajouri, Nov 24 (ANI): A surrendered militant has joined back school after a span of nine years in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir. Mohammad Riaz was picked up by the militants on his way back home from school in a village in Rajouri district when he was just a 16-year-old school going boy. Riaz, who was taken to Pakistan to be trained in one of the militant camps, has now returned to the country under the rehabilitation policy of the state government that gives people like Riaz a chance to start afresh. Nov 25, 2013
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Kangana Ranaut walks ramp for Indian designer in Mumbai

Mumbai, Nov 24 (ANI): Bollywood actress, Kangana Ranaut recently walked the ramp for Indian designer, Gaviin Miguel at the Blenders Pride Fashion Tour 2013 in Mumbai. Ranaut, who was the showstopper for Miguel, said that she likes to experiment with her fashion style and Miguel makes that very easy and effortless for her. Minguel showcased his, "Warriors of Heaven and Earth", collection at the Ninth edition of the Fashion Tour. Nov 25, 2013
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India welcomes nuclear agreement between Iran, US and its allies

New Delhi, Nov 24 (ANI): India welcomed agreement between Iran, US and its allies to resolve nuclear issue, said MEA spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin on Sunday. Iran and six world powers reached a breakthrough deal early on Sunday to curb Tehran's nuclear programme in exchange for limited sanctions relief, in what could be the first sign of an emerging rapprochement between the Islamic state and the West. Aimed at ending a dangerous standoff, the agreement between Iran and the United States, France, Germany, Britain, China and Russia was clinched after more than four days of tortuous negotiations in the Swiss city of Geneva. Nov 25, 2013
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Afghan assembly backs US security pact

Members of the Afghan loya jirga, a meeting of around 2,500 Afghan tribal elders and leaders, attend the last day of the four-day long loya jirga in Kabul on November 24, 2013. Duration: 00:36 Nov 24, 2013
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Thousands rally against US drone strikes in Pakistan

Thousands of right-wing Pakistani activists led by cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan on Saturday staged a protest against US drone strikes, threatening to block NATO supply routes if strikes continue. Duration: 00:57 Nov 24, 2013
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CPI (M) demands CBI enquiry against Mamata Banerjee & TMC leaders named by Ghosh

Kolkata, Nov 24 (ANI): After Suspended Trinamool Congress MP Kunal Ghosh named Mamata Banerjee and 12 other TMC leaders in the Saradha Group chit fund scam, CPI (M) leader Mohammed Salim demanded CBI enquiry against Banerjee and other leaders. He said that the whole investigation is a drama by the Bengal CM and that the arrest of Ghosh is a part of the same. He said that Ghosh was close to Banerjee and he was taken in party after he became the CEO of the Saradha Group. Nov 24, 2013
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BJP questions Congress' inaction on 'issues of importance'

Jaipur, Nov 24 (ANI): Addressing the mediapersons in Jaipur, BJP Spokesperson Ravi Shankar Prasad targeted Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi and said that instead of talking on important issue, Gandhi is targeting BJP calling the party as 'poisonous'. He questioned Manmohan Singh government as to why they are not talking about the terrorism threat in the nation and taking the issue so lightly. Further, talking about the allegations by the Suspended IAS officer Pradeep Sharma on Narendra Modi, he said that there is no point of raising the issue after years, without any political benefits coming out of it. Nov 24, 2013
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Obama lauds Iran deal as 'important first step'

President Barack Obama hails an historic interim deal with Iran as "an important first step" towards a comprehensive accord to end the dangerous showdown over Teheran’s nuclear program short of war. Duration: 01:01 Nov 24, 2013
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Manipur's cultural festival attracts huge crowd

Imphal, Nov 24 (ANI): The ongoing Sangai Festival 2013 in Manipur is attracting huge crowd as people are thronging the venue to watch traditional dance performances, exhibition of handicrafts, martial arts and indulge in some exotic music and indigenous food. Sangai festival, which is held annually, kicked off on November 21 at Hapta Kangjeibung, Palace Compound in Imphal. Most of the visitors at the festival, especially children, were seen wearing the unique symbol of Sangai festival - a head gear of the antlered deer Sangai. Nov 24, 2013