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Arun Jaitley at Vibrant Gujarat Summit part- 2

Gandhinagar, Jan 11 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday spoke about the flagship schemes launched by the Modi government during the Vibrant Gujarat Summit. The 7th Vibrant Gujarat Global Investors Summit 2015 is being held at Mahatma Mandir in Gandhinagar. Around 50,000 delegates from India and 1,800 others from 105 countries are said to be participating in it. Jan 11, 2015
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Millions to welcome Pope on Asia trip

Pope Francis will immerse himself in some of Asia's most fervent Catholicism during a trip to the Philippines and Sri Lanka starting Tuesday, with millions of devotees set to turn out. Duration: 01:12 Jan 11, 2015
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Struggling Croatia holds tight presidential run-off

Croatians cast ballots to elect a president in a tight run-off between incumbent centre-left Ivo Josipovic and conservative Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic, both pledging to help kickstart the newest EU member's ailing economy. Duration: 00:46 Jan 11, 2015
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'We are in a situation of war', Jewish leader tells Hollande

France's leading representative for the Jewish community demands 'preventative measures' against Jihadists. Jewish schools and synagogues will be protected by the army, if needed - and any decision to move to Israel will be respected. Duration: 01:21 Jan 11, 2015
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US Secretary of State John Kerry visits Sabarmati Ashram

Ahmedabad, Jan 11 (ANI): US Secretary of State John Kerry visited the Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmedabad on Sunday. Kerry is in India to attend the 7th Vibrant Gujarat Summit that kicked off today in Gandhinagar, Gujarat. Earlier in the day, Kerry during his speech at the summit said that New Delhi and Washington DC can forge a new era of shared prosperity and security for millions of people across the world. The 7th Vibrant Gujarat Global Investors Summit 2015 is being held at Mahatma Mandir in Gandhinagar. Around 50,000 delegates from India and 1,800 others from 105 countries are said to be participating in it. Jan 11, 2015
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Distraught man causes partial evacuation at hospital in Texas, claims police

United States, Jan 11 (ANI): According to the reports, a man distraught about his son's condition at a hospital in the Houston suburb of Tomball caused a commotion that led to an evacuation of part of the facility, in what was initially believed to be a hostage situation. The Harris County Sheriff's Office said in a statement it did not know whether the man, who was with his son in the critical care unit at Tomball Regional Medical Center, was armed. The evacuation involved areas around the room where the father and son are located. The Sheriff's Office initially reported the man had taken two hostages, but later clarified and said that no hostages were being held. The Sheriff's Office later tweeted that the man is the distraught father of a patient. Jan 11, 2015
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Car rally thrills visually impaired in Bhopal

Bhopal/ Kolkata, Jan 11 (ANI): A non-profit organization organized a Blind challenge car rally for visually impaired in Madhya Pradesh to create awareness among people on Sunday. During the rally, the vehicle was driven by a person with vision but the directions were being given by the blind, who through navigator in Braille language guided them about the route and speed. The drivers had to drive on a 30-kilometre route and the directions were told by the blind. The rally saw participation of 55 cars. A visually impaired boy, Ashish Gupta, said he was quite thrilled about the concept. The challenge was not to speed or take over other cars; however, drivers were penalized for driving very slow. Participants were given certificates and first three navigators were presented with cash award and trophies. The rally was flagged off by Madhya Pradesh Home Minister Babulal Gaur. Meanwhile, a vintage car rally was organized in Kolkata where around 182 cars were put on display. Jan 11, 2015
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Extreme weather conditions cripple normal life, ruin crops in northern India

New Delhi/Nainital, Jan 11 (ANI): Severe winter has crippled normal life in northern India. Several cities are witnessing poor visibility due to dense fog, resulting in delayed train traffic. Farmers too are bearing the brunt as crops get ruined in the extreme weather conditions. While trains run late, passengers in New Delhi faced inconvenience. Meanwhile, farmers in Haldwani region of Uttarakhand suffer losses worth millions as the extreme weather conditions ruined their crops. Located in the tropics, most of India witnesses a very hot summer and a largely temperate winter. Snowfall in states like Jammu and Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh has a direct impact in other northern states like Punjab, Haryana, Delhi and Uttar Pradesh. Jan 11, 2015
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Politicos react as PM Modi calls Kejriwal 'an anarchist'

Vizag/ New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Political leaders on Sunday react as Prime Minister Narendra Modi called AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal 'an anarchist'. Modi had kicked off the BJP's campaign for Delhi's upcoming elections with a speech wherein he termed Arvind Kejriwal an 'anarchist'. BJP leader Shahnawaz Hussain applauded Modi and questioned Kejriwal on his claims of 'outsiders' at the prime minister's rally. Meanwhile, Congress and CPI (M) leaders said that the prime minister of the nation should not make such statements inflicted by political sentiments. Jan 11, 2015
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Independent MLA Rambir Shokeen joins Congress

New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Lone Independent MLA in the fifth Delhi Assembly, Rambir Shokeen on Sunday joined Congress party. DPCC Chief Arvinder Singh Lovely welcomed the leader to the party and said that his presence will further strengthen Congress' role in his constituency. Further, talking about Prime Minister Narendra Modi's rally at Ramlila Ground, Singh said that there were 'outsiders' in the rally and that Modi failed to raise relevant issues. Jan 11, 2015
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Politicos react as Vibrant Gujarat Summit is held in Gandhinagar

New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Political leaders reacted on Sunday as Vibrant Gujarat Summit-2015 is being held in Gandhinagar. Minister of State in Parliamentary Affairs Mukkhtar Abbas Naqvi said that Narendra Modi's government has promoted Make in India concept through Vibrant Gujarat summit to enhance trade and business in the country. BJP leader Shahnawaz Hussain said that any other state can also conduct its own summit to promote business. Meanwhile, Congress leader PC Chacko said that PM Modi always turns to Gujarat as if it is the country’s capital. He added that such summits have taken place earlier in other states too, so Gujarat is not the only one. Jan 11, 2015
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Social activists react after 30-year old gang raped, murdered in South Delhi

New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Social activists reacted on Sunday after the body of a 30-year-old woman was recovered from a DDA nursery in Vasant Kunj area with the police suspecting that she was killed after being gang raped. NCW former chairperson Mamta Sharma said that police is inactive everywhere which is leading to increase in crime against women. Social activist Jagmati Sangwan slammed BJP for giving false hopes of curbing crime against women. Social Activist Annie Raja also condemned the incident. Jan 11, 2015
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PM Modi addresses Vibrant Gujarat Summit, says govt trying to generate confidence in India Part - 1

Gandhinagar, Jan 11 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday addressed the Vibrant Gujarat Summit in Gandhinagar and said that government is trying to generate confidence in India. He said that India believes that whole world is a family and all the nations in the Summit are here as a family. He said that there is tremendous interest coming to India and that nations are coming forward to work with us. The prime minister said that all will have to change the way of approaching problems and see things in different way. He also assured that Indian government is not making mere promises and announcements but are working for its fulfillment. Modi invited different nations to come invest in India and advocating the same, said that the three Ds, that is, Democracy, Demography and Demand is what everyone is looking for and this will not be available together in any other nation than India. Jan 11, 2015
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PM Modi addresses Vibrant Gujarat Summit, says govt trying to generate confidence in India Part - 2

Gandhinagar, Jan 11 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday addressed the Vibrant Gujarat Summit in Gandhinagar and said that government is trying to generate confidence in India. He said that India believes that whole world is a family and all the nations in the Summit are here as a family. He said that there is tremendous interest coming to India and that nations are coming forward to work with us. The prime minister said that all will have to change the way of approaching problems and see things in different way. He also assured that Indian government is not making mere promises and announcements but are working for its fulfillment. Modi invited different nations to come invest in India and advocating the same, said that the three Ds, that is, Democracy, Demography and Demand is what everyone is looking for and this will not be available together in any other nation than India. Jan 11, 2015