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Politicos hail SCs verdict on coal blocks

New Delhi, Sept 24 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Wednesday cancelled all the coal block allocations which it had earlier declared illegal leaving 4 which entirely belong to the Central government. The court, which examined the allocation of 218 blocks in pre-auction era till 2010, had held that they were done in an illegal manner by an “ad-hoc and casual” approach “without application of mind”. Leaders from various political parties, including the BJP, have hailed the SC’s decision. Sep 24, 2014
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Barack Obama thanks Arab partners to fight against Islamic militant threats

New Delhi, Sept 24 (ANI): US President Barack Obama met with leaders from Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Bahrain, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in New York City to continue building support for the coalition fighting Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria. Obama vowed to continue the fight against Islamic State fighters following the first US-led airstrikes targeting the militant group in Syria, and pledged to build even more international support for the effort. Sep 24, 2014
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Joy for India as Mars mission enters orbit

India becomes the first nation to reach Mars on its maiden attempt when its low-cost Mangalyaan spacecraft successfully entered orbit around the Red Planet after a 10-month journey. Duration: 00:29 Sep 24, 2014
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Jordan court acquits radical cleric Abu Qatada

A Jordan court acquitted radical cleric Abu Qatada of terrorism charges Wednesday and ordered the release of the Palestinian-born preacher, who was deported from Britain last year after a long legal battle. Duration: 00:32 Sep 24, 2014
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Ileana D'Cruz supports PETA Campaign

Mumbai, Sept 24 (ANI): Bollywood diva Ileana D'Cruz goes backless for PETA for their new ad campaign ‘Say No To Angora Fur And Wool’. The campaign is a joint initiative of PETA and Lakme Fashion Week. Quite appreciating Ileana! Sep 24, 2014
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SC orders states to submit affidavit in missing children case

New Delhi, Sep 24 (ANI): In the missing children case, the Supreme Court on Wednesday asked state governments to file affidavits till October 16 on whether they are complying to previous orders in the case. The court has also asked the states to mention the cause if they are not following the orders. The court has also sought response on questions like the total number of FIRs registered relating to missing children, designated police stations, total number of NGOs involved in the exercise, photos of recovered children and how many have been registered with the anti-human trafficking cell. Sep 24, 2014
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SC cancels all coal block allocations except 4

New Delhi, Sep 24 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Wednesday cancelled all the coal block allocations which it had earlier declared illegal leaving 4 which entirely belong to the Central government. The lawyer said that Court has given its final decision regarding coal allocations where it has cancelled all the allocations except four. The court, which examined the allocation of 218 blocks in pre-auction era till 2010, had held that they were done in an illegal manner by an “ad-hoc and casual” approach “without application of mind”. Sep 24, 2014
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Aim is to develop Maharashtra and uproot Congress: Sambit Patra on BJP-SS alliance

New Delhi, Sept 24 (ANI): As the crisis between his party and long-time ally Shiv Sena continued, BJP President Amit Shah cancelled his scheduled visit to Mumbai today evening. He was expected to visit Mumbai to resolve his party's seat-sharing stalemate with the Shiv Sena. Meanwhile, reacting over the deadlock, BJP leader Sambit Patra said that main aim is to develop Maharashtra and uproot corruption and Congress from the state. Sep 24, 2014