Tackling Maoism: Security forces encouraging youth to join mainstream

Gumla, Oct 27 (ANI): Maoists are known to recruit tribal youth into their ranks, a tactic that sees the Naxals exploit innocent villagers for their vested interests. However, security forces of late are coming down heavily upon the left wing extremists, both on and off the field of battle. Our security forces have come to realize that making the youth aware of their true worth amid glooming crisis in Maoist infested regions is one way of curbing the menace in the long run. Oct 27, 2013

Top 10 Most Obese Countries in the World [PHOTOS]

Obesity became a global concern as it took the shape of an epidemic in most developed countries. According to the latest OECD report, the obesity epidemic has slowed down in several countries since 2009. However, in the top five countries mentioned here, the disease continues to grow. Oct 27, 2013

BJP on serial blast in Patna

Patna, Oct 27 (ANI): Even as at least five blasts took place around the venue of BJP’s PM Candidate, Narendra Modi's 'hunkar' rally, the BJP said that even after the lawlessness following the blasts, the BJP is ready for the rally. A series of crude bomb exploded near Gandhi Maidan in Patna, Narendra Modi was scheduled to address a rally on Sunday, killing 1 and leaving at least 16 injured. Oct 27, 2013

RSS backs Rahul Gandhi on ISI remark, CPI slams BJP & Cong

New Delhi, Oct 27 (ANI): Even as RSS said that Rahul Gandhi's statement on ISI's attempt to lure Muslim youths in riot-hit Muzzafarnagar, is to an extent right and UPA government needs to act firmly against such tendencies, CPI leader D Raja said that RSS is using Rahul’s words to project Muslims as agents of foreign power and Congress & BJP must explain their stand on the entire issue. Oct 27, 2013

JD (U) slams BJP for massive spending on rallies

New Delhi, Oct 27 (ANI): Slamming the BJP for its massive spending on its ‘Hunkar’ rally, JD (U) leader KC Tyagi said that ever since Narendra Modi became the BJP PM candidate, the election has become the most expensive ever. He further said the home ministry and the election commission should call an all party meeting and restrict such grand rallies. Oct 27, 2013

Patna Bomb Explosion: JD (U) rubbishes allegations of any conspiracy

New Delhi, Oct 27 (ANI): Even though the BJP hinted that the JD (U) and the Congress are involved in the bomb explosion incident at the Patna railway station, ahead of Narendra Modi’s Hunkar Rally, the JD (U) has rubbished such allegations. JD (U) leader Sabir Ali condemned the incident and said that a through investigation should be done to nab the culprits. Oct 27, 2013

Congress has no achievements to show off: BJP on Rahul Gandhi's rally

New Delhi, Oct 27 (ANI): As Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi is set to raise the pitch for his party in the national capital ahead of the December 4 assembly polls, the BJP has said that the Congress has no achievements to show off. BJP vice president Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said that people have come on the streets with anger and desire to banish the Congress party. Oct 27, 2013

Ahead of Modi's 'Hunkar' rally, crude bomb explodes at Patna railway station

Patna, Oct 27 (ANI): Hours ahead of BJP's PM candidate Narendra Modi's 'Hunkar' rally in Patna's Gandhi Maidan, a crude bomb exploded at the city's railway station. The explosion occurred inside a toilet on platform number 10. According to initial reports, one person has been injured in the blast. The other bomb is being diffused. The injured has been taken to Patna medical hospital. Security has been beefed up and investigations are on in the incident. Oct 27, 2013

No obstacle can stop people from joining Narendra Modi's rally: BJP on bomb explosion

New Delhi, Oct 27 (ANI): Reacting on the crude bomb explosion at Patna railway station, hours ahead of BJP's PM candidate Narendra Modi's 'Hunkar' rally, the BJP said that no obstacle can stop people from joining the Hunkar Rally. Pointing fingers at the Congress and the JD (U), BJP vice president Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said that the incident is a political conspiracy and should be investigated thoroughly. Oct 27, 2013

Rahul Gandhi to address rally in Delhi

New Delhi, Oct 27 (ANI): Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi will address a party rally in Mangolpuri in northwest Delhi on Sunday. Delhi's Chief Minister, Sheila Dikshit, briefing media on Saturday, said the party is working hard to make the rally a success. Oct 27, 2013

Calling Hunkar Rally BJP's biggest Bihar rally is stupid: RJD

Patna, Oct 27 (ANI): Even as the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP's) prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi will address the Hunkar Rally in Patna's historic Gandhi Maidan on Sunday, the RJD has called the BJP’s claim that it is going to be its biggest rally in the state as stupid. Oct 27, 2013

Narendra Modi inflated balloon, will puncture to zero: JD (U) on Hunkar Rally

New Delhi, Oct 27 (ANI): Even as the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP's) prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi will address the Hunkar Rally in Patna's historic Gandhi Maidan on Sunday; the JD (U) has called him an inflated balloon that will puncture to zero in the time to come. Oct 27, 2013

Country knows what happened under 'watchman' Modi in Gujarat in 2002: Congress

New Delhi, Oct 27 (ANI): Even as the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP's) prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi expressed his desire to be the watchman of the country, and is all set to address the Hunkar Rally in Patna's historic Gandhi Maidan, the Congress on Sunday said the country knew what happened under him in Gujarat in 2002. Oct 27, 2013