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Police arrests two Maoist rebels in Jharkhand

Palamu, Jan 31 (ANI): Police in Jharkhand on Saturday claimed major success when they arrested two Maoist rebels involved in several anti-government operations. One of the arrested rebels was a regional committee member of the Communist Party of India (Maoist), Jairam Yadav, who was involved in more than two dozen cases. He and his aide, Bhupendra Yadav, were arrested when they came to visit their family in Palamu region of the state. Police said Jairam was involved in an encounter with security forces in Katia jungle in Latehar district in 2013, where the Maoists planted an explosive inside the body of a dead soldier. The police also recovered one revolver and several cartridges from the rebels. Jan 31, 2015
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When dignitaries see into Modis eyes, they see reflection of the Indian populace: PM Modi part - 2

New Delhi, Jan 31 (ANI): While addressing a rally in Delhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that when dignitaries shakes hand with him and looks into his eyes, they don’t see Modi but reflection of Indian populace. He said that if the world is looking up to India with expectation, it is not because of Modi but because of its people. He said that the central government is dedicated to poor. Modi further said that a country with such percentage of young blood, has the capability to change the fate of the world. The Prime Minister, who is said to be the BJP's trump card, will also be addressing the BJP supporters at Dwarka on February 1, Rohini on February 3 and Ambedkar Nagar on February 4. The elections for 70-member Delhi Assembly will take place on February 7 while the results will be announced on February 10. Jan 31, 2015
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'Golmaal' is the word to describe Kejriwal and his agenda in one word: BJP

New Delhi, Jan 31 (ANI): BJP leader Ananth Kumar on Saturday said that if one had to describe AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal and his agenda in one word, then it would be called 'Golmaal'. Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that AAP's promise of providing women security appears false because they have leaders like Kumar Vishwas in their camp. BJP in the five fresh questions further alleged that electricity prices in Delhi rose during Kejriwal's 49-day rule. Jan 31, 2015
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Pimp accused alongside DSK dismisses trial as 'pantomime'

Dominique Alderweireld, a convicted pimp known as "Dodo la Saumure", who runs brothels in Belgium, will go on trial on Monday alongside former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn - but dismissed the process as a 'pantomime'. Duration: 01:03 Jan 31, 2015
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School in Chennai attempts record for largest book reading session

Chennai, Jan 31 (ANI): A school in Tamil Nadu attempted to make a record for the largest book reading session on Friday. A total of 2234 students of the Velammal Matric Higher Secondary School in Chennai gathered in the school grounds to attend the reading session. Senior students took out time to read to their junior schoolmates as they sat on chairs together. The book that was chosen was 'Dora the Explorer', which revolves around the adventures of a young girl and her pet monkey. The session was organised to inculcate the art of reading in young children, which many believe has been lost to technology like computer games and television. Jan 31, 2015
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President extends greetings on 38th Anniversary of Coast Guard

New Delhi, Jan 31 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday extended his greetings and felicitations to all ranks of the Indian Coast Guard and their families on the occasion of 38th anniversary of Indian Coast Guard to be celebrated on February 1, 2015. "I am happy to learn that the Indian Coast Guard is celebrating its 38th Anniversary on February 1, 2015. I extend my heartiest greetings to all ranks of the Indian Coast Guard and their families. Let the Indian Coast Guard achieve continued success in all its future endeavours," said President Mukherjee. "Over the years, the Indian Coast Guard has been valiantly serving the nation by ensuring the safety and security of fishermen and mariners as also guarding our long coastline and maritime borders. The personnel of the Indian Coast Guard have always risen to the occasion in the face of emerging maritime challenges and responded beyond the call of duty. I am sure that the Indian Coast Guard will continue to pursue excellence and discharge its duties with alacrity, dedication and professionalism," he added. Jan 31, 2015
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Road accident kills six in Assam

Sonitpur, Jan 31 (ANI): Six persons were killed in a road accident in Sonitpur district of Assam on Saturday. The collision was between a bus and a car carrying a marriage party on the National Highway 15. The marriage party was on their way from the wedding 200 kilometers away, to the groom's house. While four people, including the married couple died on the spot, two others died after being brought to a nearby hospital. The car was totalled. In a separate incident on Saturday, five labourers were killed when a truck laden with bricks skidded off the road in the same district. Jan 31, 2015
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Will have 'Dil ki baat' analogous to PM's 'Man ki baat': Kiran Bedi

New Delhi, Jan 31 (ANI): BJP leader Kiran Bedi while addressing Prime Minister Narendra Modi's rally in Delhi said that is she is elected as Delhi's Chief Minister, then she will have 'Dil ki baat' analogous to PM Modi's 'Man ki baat'. She added that in the first three days as her CM, she will retrain and deploy civil defense and home guards for women security. She further appealed the people to give clear mandate to BJP. Jan 31, 2015
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It's official! Men take twice as many selfies as women

New Delhi, Jan 31 (ANI): A new research has recently shown that men take twice more selfies and share them online as compared to women. A leading smartphone company surveyed 2,000 Britishers and found that a quarter of men shares selfies to make their ex or current partner jealous, a leading daily reported. The researchers found that men post an average of three self portraits each week as compared to women who post 1.6 pictures. Men even confessed that they do so to make themselves appear more desirable. According to the researchers the selfie trend exploded in 2014 and showed no signs of slowing down, instead of that with all the social sites and dating apps having the best possible photos was an important part. Jan 31, 2015
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FIR filed against AAP candidate Pramila Tokas on derogatory remarks against schedule caste woman

New Delhi, Jan 31 (ANI): AAP candidate Pramila Tokas along with her husband Dheeraj Tokas has been accused in an FIR of assaulting a scheduled caste woman. The complainant said that she was threatened and abused by the Pramila Tokas and few others. She further said that some AAP party workers also took all her documents. BJP leader Anil Sharma said that it is a saddening to know that AAP has given ticket to a criminal. He added that AAP has been making false promises especially related to issue of women security. Jan 31, 2015
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BJP files complaint with EC against 'sexist remarks' by Kumar Vishwas

New Delhi, Jan 31 (ANI): BJP leadership on Saturday filed a complaint with the Election Commission against 'sexist remarks' by AAP leader Kumar Vishwas. Vishwas at a political rally for upcoming Delhi polls, said that BJP has two issues with AAP Chief Arvind Kejriwal. He had said that the BJP has two problems with Kejriwal; first with his muffler and second with his coughing, and 'as if they have to sleep with Kejriwal in his bedroom'. Earlier, Kiran Bedi had lodged a police complaint against Kumar Vishwas for making objectionable comments against her party. Jan 31, 2015
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Kejriwal files complaint with EC over discrepancies in EVMs

New Delhi, Jan 31 (ANI): AAP Chief Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday filed complaint with the Election Commission over discrepancies in the Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs). He said that people are worried about the problems with the EVMs and that the party has sought help from the EC over the same. Kejriwal said that many times it happens like voters cast their vote to a particular party and the vote gets registered with another party. He appealed the voters to take pay attention on such incidents and ask the guards to address their grievances. Jan 31, 2015
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Sakshi Maharaj takes on UP government after recovery ofskeletons

New Delhi, Jan 31 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sakshi Maharaj on Saturday came down heavily on the Uttar Pradesh government following recovery of human skeletons in gunny bags from inside a police station campus. The skeletons were recovered in Unnao district, represented by Maharaj in parliament. Local media said after seeing the condition of the bags and skeletons, it seemed that they were kept there for a long period. While investigations into the matter are on, police has said they were remains of bodies which underwent post-mortem. Jan 31, 2015
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Agni-V successfully test-fired, BJP govt lauds scientists

New Delhi, Jan 31 (ANI): Agni-V, India's longest range ballistic missile was on Saturday successfully test-fired from a canister on the Wheeler Island off the coast of Odisha. Developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), this is the missile's third launch. However, it is the first from a canister, a method that allows the missile to be fired even from roads. The missile can carry a 1.1-tonne nuclear warhead over 5,000 km. The BJP government lauded the scientists associated with the project. Jan 31, 2015