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Maximum youths have been killed in Kashmir during Omar___s tenure: PDP

Srinagar, Sep 11 (ANI): People's Democratic Party president Mehbooba Mufti was on Wednesday detained as she was heading towards Shopian district where four persons were killed in CRPF firing last week. A preliminary police inquiry into the killings has found that three of the four people were local civilians. Mufti condemned the act and said 90 % youths have been killed in Kashmir during Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah___s tenure. Sep 11, 2013
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SP rules out pre-poll alliance, will contest in other parts of the country

Agra, Sep 11 (ANI): The Samajwadi Party ruled out pre-poll alliance ahead of the national elections scheduled to be held in 2014. SP leader Ram Gopal Yadav in Agra said that the party will now contest independently in other parts of the country as well. Yadav pressed on expanding the Party___s base in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Bihar. Sep 11, 2013
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Merkel notches up mixed scorecard

German Chancellor Angela Merkel likes to claim her government has been "the most successful since reunification". Her election rival begs to differ, labelling her second term "four lost years". Duration: 01:59 Sep 11, 2013
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Muzaffarnagar: Need to bring Communal Violence Bill into force, says K Rehman Khan

New Delhi, Sep 11 (ANI): Talking about the ongoing violence and clashes in Muzaffarnagar, Minority Affairs Minister K Rehman Khan said on Wednesday that looking at the recent trend of political parties of polarizing the system and taking advantage of the situation whatsoever, there is an urgent need to bring onto force the Communal Violence (prevention and rehabilitation) Bill, which was once been introduced in the Parliament. Sep 11, 2013
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BJP's politics starts with F- Fake Encounter and ends with G- Genocide: Manish

Ludhiana, Sept 11 (ANI): After Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi gave the ABCD of Congress's corrupt governance, I and B Minister Manish Tewari took back on Modi and the BJP and said that the politics of BJP starts with F that is Fake Encounter and ends with G, which stands for Genocide. Further, he said that the BJP is dictated by the RSS and they lack decision-taking capacity. Tewari also said that BJP's politics runs on the sidelines of communalism and fundamentalism. Sep 11, 2013
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BJP lashed out at SP govt for Muzaffarnagar clashes

New Delhi, Sep 11 (ANI): Taking a jibe at the Samajwadi Party government in UP, BJP Spokesperson Sudhanshu Trivedi said that SP government is intentionally giving fire to communal sentiments in the state. He also said that the administrative machinery in UP has failed because of corrupt intentions of the SP government for their political gains. BJP also demanded sacking of the SP government in the state and said that the BJP President Rajnath Singh had talked to the PM about the same and that the party will support Congress if they take this step against Samajwadi Party. Sep 11, 2013
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Prayers resume at Kedarnath Temple

Dehradun/ Kedarnath, Sept 11 (ANI): The deathly silence brooding over Kedarnath for the past 86 days since the June calamity hit Uttarakhand broke on Wednesday by the chanting of Vedic hymns as prayers resumed at the Himalayan shrine.The Puja began with a 'shuddhikaran' of the temple and 'prayashchitikaran' (atonement for prolonged suspension of prayers at the shrine). 'Teerth' purohits and Badrinath Kedarnath Samiti officials accompanied the chief priest as the prayers resumed. The resumption of prayers was however of limited nature, as no pilgrim was being allowed to visit the famed Himalayan temple. The date for resumption of Yatra to the temple will be decided in a meeting scheduled to be held on September 30 Sep 11, 2013
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Muzaffarnagar Violence: Home Min appeals people to maintain calm and peace

New Delhi, Sep 11 (ANI): Union Home minister Sushilkumar Shinde on Wednesday said that the situation in Muzaffarnagar is under control and the central government has sent adequate security forces to restore normalancy in rural areas as well. He further informed that the curfew was relaxed for some time. He also appealed to the people of the clash hit areas to maintain calm and peace and live with harmony. Sep 11, 2013
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Our leader is Rahul Gandhi, not bothered by any party's PM candidate: Shinde

New Delhi, Sep 11 (ANI): Reacting on the reports of BJP's decision to declare Narendra Modi as their PM candidate in September, Union Home minister Sushilkumar Shinde on Wednesday said that the Congress is not bothered by any party's declaration of their PM candidate. He further added that Rahul Gandhi is the Congress party's future leader. Sep 11, 2013
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BJP slams govt for reports on Indo-Pak PM talks

New Delhi, Sep 11 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid reportedly will meet his Pakistani counterpart Sartaj Aziz on Friday in Kyrgyzstan. The proposed meeting comes barely two weeks after reports that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is likely to go ahead with a meeting with his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif in New York later this month. Reacting to this BJP Vice President Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi slammed the government and asked on what issue both the nation will talk because Pakistan Government doesn___t want to talk about the terrorism and the tensions prevailing between both the countries Sep 11, 2013
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Sentence in Delhi gangrape to be pronounced on Friday at 2.30 pm

New Delhi, Sep 11 (ANI): The fast track court in New Delhi will pronounce its order on sentence of the Delhi gang rape culprits on Friday at 2:30 pm. Defense lawyer in the case A P Singh, has urged the court to award convicts a chance of rehabilitation as they are first time offenders. Sep 11, 2013
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Obama vows to explore diplomatic route on Syria

New Delhi, Sep 11 (ANI): U.S. President Barack Obama vows to pursue a diplomatic initiative from Russia over Syria's chemical weapons - while voicing skepticism at the plan. In an address to the nation from the White House, Obama said Russia's proposal for Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to give up chemical weapons - could head off his plan for a limited military strike in Syria. Obama said that U.S. and Russian officials would discuss the initiative - and he would talk with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Sep 11, 2013
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People in Bangladesh take to streets against attacks on Hindu and Buddhist shrines

Dhaka, Sep 11 (ANI): Activists under the banner of the 'Bangladesh Hindu, Buddhist and Christian Solidarity Association' took out a rally through the main streets of the national capital Dhaka. They were protesting against the attacks on the Hindu and Buddhist temples in Bangladesh. Scores of protesters holding banners and placards during the rally, raised slogans to press their agitation against the attacks on Buddhist monasteries and Hindu temples in different parts of the country, following the verdict on war crimes trial. The protesters denounced the fundamentalists for attacking the temples and vandalizing the idols of deities and other religious properties; and appealed for justice. Sep 11, 2013