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Chhattisgarh polls commences amidst security

Chhattisgarh, Nov 11 (ANI): People in Chhattisgarh cast their votes during the first phase of polling for the state assembly which started on Monday. Director General of Police of Raipur, Ram Niwas said that with the support of people and security forces, a micro level planning has been done at the polling booths. Officials assured strict policing in Maoist affected area during polls. The Rajnandgaon constituency is completely a Maoist-affected area while rest of the constituencies is partially affected. Nov 11, 2013
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Indo-China joint military drill organises basketball match for friendly relations

Chengdu, Nov 11 (ANI): Continuing the 10-day joint military drill, army troops from India and China held a basketball match in order to enhance bilateral ties during session taking place in Chengdu province in China. The soldiers practiced field firing using weapons of the other country to combat militancy and tested their physical endurance during the obstacle course by indulging in training exercises. The Directors of the panel also visited the training areas of the two teams. The basketball teams comprised of a mix of army men from both the nations. Nov 11, 2013
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RIC meet decides foreign inclusion only solution to Syrian crisis

New Delhi, Nov 11 (ANI): Foreign Ministers from India, China and Russia agreed that peaceful political inclusion is the only solution to the growing crisis in Syria. The 12th Russia-India-China (RIC) foreign ministers meeting was held in New Delhi on Sunday. The three leaders addressed the mediapersons after the meet. Expressing concern over the ongoing tension in Syria, India's Foreign Minister Salman Khurshid said the three leaders are of the same view that a sustainable political solution can only be found through a peaceful and inclusive political process and not through military solution. Nov 11, 2013
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Indo-China joint military drill organises basketball match for friendly relations

Chengdu, Nov 11 (ANI): Continuing the 10-day joint military drill, army troops from India and China held a basketball match in order to enhance bilateral ties during session taking place in Chengdu province in China. The soldiers practiced field firing using weapons of the other country to combat militancy and tested their physical endurance during the obstacle course by indulging in training exercises. The Directors of the panel also visited the training areas of the two teams. The basketball teams comprised of a mix of army men from both the nations. Nov 11, 2013
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Jagdalpur clashes: BJP can do anything to remain in power, says Congress

Raipur, Nov 11 (ANI): Passing on the blame for the violent clashes that took place in Jagdalpur in Chhattisgarh on Sunday night, Congress Spokesperson BC Das said that BJP can do anything to remain in power and this is the history of BJP. He said that the party workers had been distributing money all night to win the elections. He appealed the Election Commission to take an action on the same and said that an FIR has been lodged. Nov 11, 2013
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Bangladesh activist demands neutral caretaker govt before elections

Rangpur, Nov 11 (ANI): Ahead of Bangladesh elections, activists and leaders staged a peace rally in Rangpur district to protest against the recent violence and press their demand for a neutral caretaker government to oversee the next general elections. Earlier, Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) had refused a request from Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to form an all-party government to oversee upcoming elections, thereby setting the stage for a showdown this week. At the public rally on Sunday (November 10), several leaders came together in Rangpur district to march against the violent strikes. Nov 11, 2013
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Congress- BJP indulge in clashes in poll- bound Chhattisgarh

Jagdalpur, Nov 11 (ANI): As the polls in Chhattisgarh commenced, Congress and BJP indulged in a violent clash in Jagdalpur which left many leaders from both the parties injured. BJP leader Santosh Bapna said that it was Congress leaders who started the clash and are putting wrong allegations on BJP. He said that Congress leader Shamu Kashyap and others were distributing money to the voters in the area 'in the fear of losing the elections'. He also said that as soon as the cars of the BJP arrived they started smashing the windows and attacking the car. Further, he said that this is the principle of the ruling party and they blame the opposition for the same. Nov 11, 2013
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Storm-chaser says Philippines typhoon 'off the scale'

Storm-chaser James Reynolds, who has spent the past eight years filming Asia's deadliest natural disasters including the wake of Japan's tsunami catastrophe, says Super Typhoon Haiyan was the most terrifying event he has witnessed. Duration: 01:38 Nov 11, 2013
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Lady Gaga launches 'Artpop' at VIP New York party

Multi-platinum selling diva Lady Gaga electrified several thousand handpicked groupies with a live performance at the Brooklyn docks, kicking off the global release of her third album "ArtPop". Duration: 01:09 Nov 11, 2013
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World Food Programme provides aid to Philippines

As the death toll from super typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines reaches as many as ten thousand people, the World Food Programme says it is working flat out to provide basic food and support to victims. Duration: 01:10 Nov 11, 2013
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Philippines struggles to help desperate typhoon victims

Philippines rescue workers struggle to bring aid to famished and destitute survivors after a super typhoon that may have killed more than 10,000 people, in what is feared to be the country's worst natural disaster. Duration: 00:59 Nov 11, 2013