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Sexual assault case: Asaram Bapu's police remand extended till October 19

Gandhinagar, Oct 15 (ANI): Self-styled godman Asaram Bapu's police remand has been extended till October 19 in Surat rape case. Asaram Bapu was produced before a special judge in Gandhinagar on Tuesday in connection with the sexual assault case against him, a day after he was grilled by the Gujarat Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) in Ahmedabad. Oct 15, 2013
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We are concerned about food inflation: Food Minister KV Thomas

Kochi, Oct 15 (ANI): As official data showed that inflation accelerated to a seven-month high in September driven by sharp spikes in onion and vegetable prices, Union food minister KV Thomas on Tuesday said that the government is concerned about the inflation and is taking measures to curb it. Thomas further said that the Indian agricultural products are in great demand at the international market and therefore the export cannot be cancelled abruptly, but the government is putting a check on it. Oct 15, 2013
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Japanese firms eyeing elderly care markets

Tokyo, Oct 15 (ANI): By the year 2050, for the first time in history, seniors over the age of 60 will outnumber children under the age of 15. More shockingly, a UN report reveals that most countries are not prepared to support their swelling numbers of elderly. In Japan, efforts are high to make seniors live a better and a healthier life. Oct 15, 2013
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Vegetable prices push inflation to 7-month high, BJP slams government

New Delhi, Oct 15 (ANI): As official data on Monday showed that inflation accelerated to a seven-month high in September driven by sharp spikes in onion and vegetable prices, the BJP assailed the Congress saying that the misgovernance has brought the crisis. BJP leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi alleged that the Congress is extending support to those entities that are causing inflation. Oct 15, 2013
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Coalgate probe just show off, actual culprits are safe: BJP on fresh FIR

New Delhi, Oct 15 (ANI): After a fresh FIR was filed by the CBI against the Chairman of the Aditya Birla Group, KM Birla and former coal secretary PC Parekh, the BJP stated that the investigation by the CBI is just a show off as the investigating agency is being used by the Congress. BJP leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said that the actual culprits are still safe. Oct 15, 2013
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VHP 'Sankalp Yatra' banned: Such yatras come when elections are nearing, says Maulana Khalid Rasheed

Lucknow, Oct 15 (ANI): After Samajwadi Party denied permission to VHP's proposed 'Sankalp Diwas' which was to take place on October 18, Muslim Cleric Khalid Rasheed Firangi Mahali said that yatras like these come up when elections are nearing and this is nothing more than a political game. He further said that law and order should be maintained as the only once who face the brunt of such clashes on communal grounds are poor people. He also said that in a democratic setup, government should talk to people and resolve such issues so that it doesn't flare up. Oct 15, 2013
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VHP yatra banned to secure SP's Muslim vote bank: MG Vaidya

Nagpur, Oct 15 (ANI): After the Samajwadi Party banned the VHP 'Sankalp Diwas' yatra scheduled to be held on October 18, RSS senior leader MG Vaidya said that the yatra is banned in order to secure Muslim vote bank which the SP is fearing to lose on grounds of Muzaffarnagar violence. He further said that the yatra wouldn't have done anything wrong but would have got popularity, but he is not surprised with the move as this is SP's politics. Oct 15, 2013
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CPI slams UPA govt & Raghuram Rajan for filure to handle inflation

New Delhi, Oct 15 (ANI): Talking about the recent inflation facing the country, CPI leader D Raja on Tuesday said that the UPA government and its policies have completely failed to control inflation and has become insensitivity towards the problems faced by the people of the country. Further, he slammed RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan and his economic policies of inviting foreign banks to India as it can deteriorate the situation even more. Oct 15, 2013
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Chhattisgarh: Police ensures to fail plans of Maoists before polls

Raipur, Oct 15 (ANI): The Maoists are planning to threaten peaceful conduct of polls to the provincial legislature in Chhattisgarh as the upcoming polls are nearing. Citing intelligence inputs, Ram Nivas, Director General of Chhattisgarh Police stated this at his headquarters in Raipur on Monday. At the ground level he said that they had noted down information about their moves. Further, he mentioned that they would be employing stringent security procedures during the elections. Oct 15, 2013
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Fishermen killing: India's Foreign Ministry summons Pakistan envoy

New Delhi, Oct 15 (ANI): The recent killing of India's fisherman by patrolling marines of Pakistan on the high seas of international waters prompted Foreign Ministry to summon Deputy High Commissioner of Pakistan to India lodge a stern protest. Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin condemned the incident wherein Pakistani Maritime Security Agency had shot dead one Indian fisherman and detained 30 others off Jakhau coast on Friday. Akbaruddin asked Islamabad to thoroughly investigate the incident and share its result at an early date. Oct 15, 2013