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India talks tough on terror, tells Pak security first; then trade

New York, Sep 30 (ANI): National Security Advisor Shivshankar Menon said India took a hard stand on security and terror-related issues with Pakistan during a meeting between Prime Ministers Manmohan Singh and Nawaz Sharif, and said trade and economic understanding can and will only be taken up after a solution is arrived at on ways to end such attacks. Menon stressed that the secondary issue of trade would take place only after the 'precondition' of security along the border is taken care of. Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif had met on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly amid heightened tension between the neighbours over Kashmir. Sep 30, 2013
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Pak calls for timely interaction with India to resolve all outstanding issues

New York, Sep 30 (ANI): Pakistan Foreign Secretary Jalil Abbas Jilani said that interaction with India on regular basis and tackling militancy are issues of concern for both India and Pakistan. He was commenting on the dialogue between the Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif. Jilani said that Sharif had always desired to pursue a foreign policy that seeks peace and economic cooperation between the neighbouring countries and added that the meeting reasonably emphasised the need of timely interaction between the two. Sep 30, 2013
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Sonia praises PM for bringing millions out of poverty

Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 30 (ANI): UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi on Sunday praised Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's leadership for lifting millions of Indians out of poverty through the various social welfare schemes of the UPA regime. Sep 30, 2013
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Situation under control, no report of fresh violence: Meerut DM

Meerut, Sep 30 (ANI): Even as hundreds of paramilitary personnel are patrolling Meerut town in Uttar Pradesh after a large gathering called to protest against the arrest of BJP MLA Sangeet Som turned violent on Sunday, ending with clashes between villagers and the police, Meerut DM Navdeep Rinwa said that the current situation is under control and there is no report of fresh violence. Sep 30, 2013
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Nairobi prays for victims of mall attack

Church-goers in Nairobi pray for the victims of the Westgate Mall attack, as pressure mounts on the government after accusations that top brass failed to heed security warnings. Duration:01:01 Sep 29, 2013
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Flame begins journey to Sochi for 2014 Winter Games

The Olympic flame was lit in Ancient Olympia in Greece on Sunday and began its long journey towards the opening ceremony of the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games which begin on February 7. Duration: 00:36 Sep 29, 2013
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Edgy Aussie Ellery fashion hits Paris catwalk

Young Australian fashion designer Kym Ellery shows her summer collection during Paris fashion week, only the third time in 20 years that an Australian has been invited to the prestigious event. Duration: 00:57 Sep 29, 2013
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Austria's ruling parties set for worst ever result

Austria went to the polls Sunday in general elections that looked likely to keep the two-party centrist coalition in government, but possibly with their worst result ever.Duration: 00:38 Sep 29, 2013
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Victims of Pakistan quake hospitalised in Karachi

Victims are hospitalised in Karachi after a 6.8-magnitude earthquake hit southwest Pakistan, killing at least 22 people in a region already devastated by a tremor which left more than 300 people dead this week. Duration:01:07. Sep 29, 2013
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Manmohan Singh meets Nawaz Sharif amidst controversy

New York, Sep 29 (ANI): Amidst opposition and controversy, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh met his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif in New York on Sunday late evening. The meeting comes even when India is facing border insurgencies and attacks from across the border, but the PM remains hopeful that talks between both countries would normalize the situation between them. Singh met Sharif a day after the later termed Indian prime minister as a 'village woman whining in front of Obama' to the journalists, off the record. Sep 29, 2013
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Bomb kills dozens in Pakistan's Peshawar

A bomb explosion kills at least 33 people in Pakistan's northwestern city of Peshawar -- the third deadly strike to hit the city in the last week.Duration: 00:37 Sep 29, 2013
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Meerut violence: BJP instigating communal violence to gain power in Centre: Congress

Lucknow, Sep 29 (ANI): As a panchayat called in Khera village in Meerut to protest the arrest of the BJP leader Sangeet Som turned violent on Sunday, president of Congress unit in UP, Rita Bahuguna said that BJP is trying to instigate communal violence in order to gain power in the centre. Bahuguna further said that the state government as well as BJP is responsible for such violence and that there should be CBI enquiry in the same and the culprit should be punished. Sep 29, 2013