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Bandh affects normal life in Manipur

Manipur, Oct 25 (ANI): On 15th October, the Coordinating Committee of six Manipur-based militant groups (CarCom) and the Tripura-based NLFT jointly called for an 18-hour-long shutdown. The protest was against the merger of Manipur and Tripura into Indian union on this day in 1949. However, people in Manipur condemned the protest as undemocratic, and added that they have already suffered from the frequent acts of violence carried out by militant outfits. Oct 25, 2013
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Congress has created poverty in the country: Rajnath

Jhansi, Oct 25 (ANI): Slamming the Congress party, BJP President Rajnath Singh on Friday while speaking at a rally in Jhansi said that the Congress which has ruled the nation for many years has created poverty in the country. He also lashed out at Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi and said that he is marketing poverty and made empty promises of a large package to change the destiny of Bundelkhand. He also said that poverty and unemployment have been haunting Bundelkhand and the region is suffering the most than all other regions of Uttar Pradesh. Oct 25, 2013
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China court rejects Bo appeal, ending saga

A Chinese court rejects fallen politician Bo Xilai's appeal against his conviction and confirms his life sentence, a ruling likely to seal his fate as authorities look to close a damaging scandal. Duration: 00:44 Oct 25, 2013
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Name those in touch with ISI or apologize to Muslims, Modi to Rahul on ISI remark

Jhansi, Oct 25 (ANI): Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Friday slammed Congress Vice president Rahul Gandhi for alleging that an intelligence officer has told him that young Muslim men whose families were affected in the communal riots in Muzaffarnagar are in touch with Pakistani agencies, including the ISI, who want to recruit them to work against India. While addressing people at a rally in Jhansi, he asked Rahul to either name those youth involved with the ISI, or apologize for disrespecting Muslims. Oct 25, 2013
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Omar questions Pak PM's intention over ceasefire violations

Samba, Oct 25 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Friday questioned the intention of Pakistan over persistent ceasefire violations along the border while he also lashed at Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for his double standards in dealing with the issue. Abdullah on Friday paid a visit to those injured during massive exchange of fire between Indian and Pakistan troops overnight across the Line of Control (LoC). The Chief Minister said that if Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif wants friendly ties between the two neighbours then he should prove it in action. Oct 25, 2013
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BJP on PMs statement on Coalgate scam

New Delhi, Oct 25 (ANI): BJP vice president Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Friday said that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s nod for questioning by the CBI in the Coalscam case is not that appreciable, as the CBI is doing its job. Singh on Thursday on board his special aircraft offered to open his doors for questioning by the CBI in the probe into the allocation of a coal block to Aditya Birla Group Company Hindalco. Oct 25, 2013
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BJP slams Rahul's ISI remark on Muzaffarnagar muslims

New Delhi, Oct 25 (ANI): BJP vice president Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Friday slammed Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi for his ISI remark on Muzaffarnagar riots. BJP interpreted Gandhi's remarks that Pakistani agencies were approaching victims of Muzzafarnagar riots to lure them into terrorism as an attempt to cast doubts about the patriotism of Muslims. Oct 25, 2013
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Muslim people from Muzaffarnagar informed about Pak agency activity in region: Congress

New Delhi, Oct 25 (ANI): After Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi’s statement that Pakistan agency is trying to lure Muzaffaranagar riot victims to terrorism started doing rounds, Congress leader Satyavrat Chaturvedi gave the clarification and said that the Muslim people in the region themselves informed this to him while he was on his visit to the affected region. Chaturvedi further said that Gandhi disclosed this in favor of the nation and to avoid anything as such. Oct 25, 2013
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Connecting terrorism with Muslims not correct: SP on Rahuls ISI remark

New Delhi, Oct 25 (ANI): Reacting on Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi’s statement that Pakistani agency ISI is trying to lure Muzaffarnagar riot victims to terrorism, Samajwadi Party leader Naresh Agarwal said that connecting Muslim community with terrorism is not right. Further, he said that if there is any fact in the statement, there will be investigation abut bringing the same in front of public is not right and that Samajwadi Party is against any differences between the two communities. Oct 25, 2013
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Vinod Kambli files FIR against racist remark by foreigner

Mumbai, Oct 25 (ANI): Former Indian cricketer Vinod Kambli has lodged a police complaint against a foreign lady for allegedly hurling a racist remark at him on Friday in Mumbai. The lady passed the remark over a car parking dispute in his housing society and threatened Kambli of having many contacts in the country, calling him a ‘black Indian’. The former cricketer said he is deeply hurt by the remark. Kambli, who filed a FIR with a police station in Mumbai, demanded strict action against the woman for insulting Indians. Oct 25, 2013
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Yet another Ceasefire violation in Kashmir

Jammu and Kashmir, Oct 25 (ANI): The RS Pura district of Jammu and Kashmir witnessed yet another ceasefire violation by Pakistan on Thursday night that continued till Friday morning. Heavy shelling from the Pakistan side started at around 9:15 pm at Korotana and Chenaj posts in Suchetgarh sector. The Indian Border Security Forces (BSF) also retaliated, resulting in heavy exchanges. Due to shelling, panic-stricken villagers have been forced to abandon their homes and flee to safer places. Head of a village situated near the Line of Control (LoC), Sarwarn Singh, shared his agony. New Delhi says militants from across the border are using all possible means to infiltrate into India before the fall of winter as snow blocks the mountain passes. Oct 25, 2013