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Central BJP s decision to cancel membership wrong, should be revoked: Pramod Muthalik

Hubli, March 24 (ANI): Following the cancellation of membership from the BJP only hours after being taken in by the Karnataka BJP unit, Sri Ram Sene Founder Pramod Muthalik on Monday said that the central BJP’s decision is wrong and that they should revoke it. He said that the decision is sending wrong messages among the people and that it is an insult to him. Muthalik further said that Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar’s statement is not in his sphere of powers and he is not in central leadership to say anything like that. Further, Muthalik said that the 2009 Mangalore pub incident is very old and that the idea behind it was good and positive. Mar 24, 2014
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Jaswant Singh takes on BJP, says Raje and Rajnath betrayed him - Part - 1

Barmer, Mar 24 (ANI): Rebel BJP leader Jaswant Singh, who filed his nomination from Barmer constituency as an independent candidate said that he had been betrayed by BJP chief Rajnath Singh and Rajasthan CM Vasujdhara Raje. Singh said he had sought to represent Barmer for sentimental reasons and pointed out that the party leadership had denied it to him. Mar 24, 2014
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BJP rift grows wider, politicos react

New Delhi, March 24 (ANI): As the rift in BJP is widening with Jaswant Singh and Lal Muni Chaubey to fight elections as independent candidate and other senior leaders saddened on one development or the other, political leaders reacted with different perspectives on the same. JD (U) leader Sabir Ali said that its nothing but minor disputes in the party. Meanwhile, Expelled JD (U) Leader Shivanand Tiwari and Congress leader Shobha Oza said that it is all Narendra Modi who is responsible for the spat and that BJP have turned into Modi party. Mar 24, 2014
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SP mocks Narendra Modi with Darr Darr Modi slogan

Allahabad, March 24 (ANI): Samajwadi Party in Allahabad twisted the controversial BJP slogan ‘Har Har Modi’ to ‘Tharr Tharr Modi, Darr Darr Modi’, slamming the party’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. The agitated SP workers also painted Modi posters black in protest against replacing Lord Shiva’s name with BJP’s PM candidate. Reacting on the same, Congress leader Shobha Oza welcomed the slogan by the SP workers. Meanwhile, JD (U) leader Sabir Ali said that this is a false show off by SP Chief Mulayam Singh Yadav to woo Muslim voters. Mar 24, 2014
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Kejriwal holds Roadshow in Gurgaon

Gurgaon, March 24 (ANI): The Aam Aadmi Party Chief Arvind Kejriwal held a roadshow in Gurgaon takes a jibe at main opposition and ruling Congress for being controlled by Billionaire Mukesh Ambani. Kejriwal slammed Congress as well as BJP saying that Ambani influences the results of general elections. Kejriwal has been alleging Congress party and BJP for uniting against the anti-graft bill after he had ordered a probe into Mukesh Ambani, as well as policymakers over gas pricing. Kejriwal, further, accused Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda, for acting as a middle man between corporate houses and Robert Vadara. Mar 24, 2014
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Narendra Modi endorses Ramdev s agenda on black money

New Delhi, March 24 (ANI): BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi endorsed yoga Guru Baba Ramdev's agenda of bringing back billions of black money stashed in off-shore banks and corruption free governance. Modi indirectly took a dig at the Congress-led government who had not paid heed to his demands. Ramdev, urged his supporters to garner votes for Modi. Mar 24, 2014
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Pakistan day celebrated across nation

Pakistan, March 24 (ANI): Pakistanis celebrated Pakistan day to mark the passage of the historic Lahore Resolution that led to the creation of a separate homeland for the South Asian Muslims in 1947. The Lahore Resolution, also known as Pakistan Resolution, was approved on March 23, 1940 in a meeting chaired by Mohammed Ali Jinnah, the founder of Pakistan. The day began with 31 gun-salute in the capital city Islamabad, and 21-gun salutes in all the four provincial capitals. Wreaths were laid at Jinnah’s grave by representatives of Pakistan army, Navy and Air Force. Mar 24, 2014
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Villagers kill 3 in witch-hunting in Kokrajhar

Kokrajhar, March 24 (ANI): In yet another case of suspected witch hunting in Kokrajhar district of Assam, villagers killed three persons of a family and dumped their bodies at Borjhora village in Monglajhora area. The deceased have been identified as Rajendra Brahma (70), his wife Bangali Brahma (61) and unmarried daughter. Police said that 11 suspects were arrested in connection of the case. Accodring to some villagers, the elderly couple Rajendra Brahma, (70), his wife Bangali Brahma (61) were suspected of practising black magic and accused them for the death a villager few days back. Mar 24, 2014
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My supporters want me to quit BJP: Jaswant Singh

Jasol, March 24 (ANI): Senior BJP leader Jaswant Singh is all set to file his nomination papers to contest the general election from Barmer in Rajasthan and said that his supporters want him to quit BJP and that its not his personal decision. He said that there is uproar in the people and they feel insulted by the party’s decision to project Col Sonaram Choudhury from the constituency and not Singh. Mar 24, 2014
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Bihar: Politicians express concern over security ahead of polls

Gaya, March 24 (ANI): The hotbed Maoist area in Bihar faces Maoist threat before the upcoming elections in the area, while politicians expressed their concerns about the security of the area during the polls. BJP leader Hari Manjhi said that they need security for the upcoming polls amid the Maoist threat and past history of Maoists disrupting the polls. Maoists are rebels who try to sink deep roots and form links after decades of neglect. Mar 24, 2014
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Maoists threat looms large over 2014 general election, says expert

New Delhi, March 24 (ANI): As the 2014 general elections are approaching, experts warned government of increasing activity of Maoists in the country where the objective of the red rebels is to bleed the state wide, decrease the morale of the security forces and create a fear psychosis among people to hamper democratic processes. Reportedly, hotbed areas of Maoist activities like Gaya, Nawada, Aurangabad, Jehanabad, Arwal and Sasaram- which share their borders with Jharkhand- are on the hitlist of Maoists who have through posters send clear messages of disrupting the upcoming polls. State government agencies have been organizing campaigns to ensure that voters turnout in huge numbers to participate in the election procedure. Mar 24, 2014
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Pallet, belts sighted in Australia hunt for MH370

Australian officials say that a wooden cargo pallet along with belts or straps have been spotted in the remote Indian Ocean by one of the aircraft deployed in the hunt for a missing Malaysian jet. Duration: 01:15 Mar 24, 2014
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Pro and anti-Damascus gunmen clash in Beirut

A firefight erupted in the Lebanese capital early Sunday between pro- and anti-Damascus gunmen, in the latest apparent spillover of the conflict in neighbouring Syria, the National News Agency reported. Duration: 00:50 Mar 23, 2014