1000 crore fund cant solve problems of women: Annie Raja

New Delhi, Dec 15 (ANI): Social Activist, Annie Raja on Sunday slammed government over the untouched Nirbhaya fund and said that it’s not the answer for what the women of India are facing today. She further said that passing legislation and leaving it is not the way. Dec 15, 2013

Satisfied with amended Lokpal, wont end hunger strike till it gets passed: Anna Hazare Part - 2

Ralegan Siddhi, Dec 15 (ANI): Entering sixth day of his hunger strike, Social Activist Anna Hazare said that he is satisfied with the amended Lokpal Bill and also paid gratitude to the ruling government for the same. He also said that he won’t end the hunger strike unless the bill gets passed by both the houses of the Parliament. He also stressed on the importance of the bill getting passed in the ongoing session of the Parliament. Talking about AAP Convener Arving Kejriwal’s disapproval on the proposed bill, Hazare said that if he is not satisfied, he should struggle and bring the changes he desire to bring. Dec 15, 2013

Satisfied with amended Lokpal, wont end hunger strike till it gets passed: Anna Hazare Part - 1

Ralegan Siddhi, Dec 15 (ANI): Entering sixth day of his hunger strike, Social Activist Anna Hazare said that he is satisfied with the amended Lokpal Bill and also paid gratitude to the ruling government for the same. He also said that he won’t end the hunger strike unless the bill gets passed by both the houses of the Parliament. He also stressed on the importance of the bill getting passed in the ongoing session of the Parliament. Talking about AAP Convener Arving Kejriwal’s disapproval on the proposed bill, Hazare said that if he is not satisfied, he should struggle and bring the changes he desire to bring. Dec 15, 2013

Ex-Zambia President pays homage to Mandela at funeral

South Africa's first black president Nelson Mandela received a tearful state funeral at his childhood village of Qunu on Sunday, followed by a traditional burial attended by family and friends. Duration: 01:20 Dec 15, 2013

Congress did nothing during their 10 years in power: Chandra Babu Naidu

Hyderabad, Dec 15 (ANI): Telugu Desam Party Chief Chandra Babu Naidu on Sunday slammed Congress and said that it has been 10 years of congress rule and they have done nothing. He further said that there are scandals worth hundreds of crores and lots of money is being transferred to foreign countries but the Congress has failed in fighting against corruption sincerely. Dec 15, 2013

Govt not serious about Nirbhaya fund: Meenakshi Lekhi

Trivandrum, Dec 15 (ANI): As the Rs 1,000-crore Nirbhaya fund remains untouched failing all measures to be taken for the improvement in the safety of women, BJP Spokesperson Meenakshi Lekhi said that the government is not at all serious about the fund and that they are not spending the same. Lekhi said that the party had made many suggestions about the same but the present government is totally non-serious when it comes to women's issues. Dec 15, 2013

South Africans watch Mandela funeral in stadiums

Hundreds of people have gathered at stadiums in Mthatha to watch the live broadcast of Nelson Mandela's state funeral happening nearby, in Qunu, his childhood village. Duration: 01:25 Dec 15, 2013

Zuma pays tribute to Mandela at state funeral

South African President Jacob Zuma on Sunday told a country mourning for its founding father Nelson Mandela that it was incumbent on them to carry on his legacy. Duration: 01:33 Dec 15, 2013

Congress has no intention of developing Uttarakhand, state with wide scope: Narendra Modi

Dehradun, Dec 15 (ANI): While addressing people in Dehradun, BJP’s PM Candidate Narendra Modi said that Congress has absolutely no intention of bringing any development in Uttarakhand even when the state is full of scope. He said that the water in the state can easily be used for electricity generation and there should be tourism escalation too in the state among others. Modi also said that tourism is also a way to unite people. Dec 15, 2013

PM, top politicos pay homage to Sis Ram Ola

New Delhi, Dec 15 (ANI): Major politicos including Prime Minister Manmohan Singh paid homage on death of Congress leader and Union labour and employment minister Sis Ram Ola who died Sunday in Delhi. Dec 15, 2013

Police seize heroin onboard train from Pakistan

Amritsar, Dec 15 (ANI): Custom authorities in Punjab have seized heroin weighing 20 kilograms and a pistol onboard a goods train coming from Pakistan at the Attari railway station. The heroin concealed in beneath a bogey was seized during the regular search process. The train was on its way back to Punjab after unloading goods in Pakistan. Police have also confiscated a phone SIM card from the site. Dec 15, 2013