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PM Modi bids farewell to Obama through twitter

New Delhi, Jan 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday posted a series of tweets to bid farewell to US President Barack Obama who concluded his three day India visit today. Tagging the White House, Modi tweeted- "Farewell @WhiteHouse! Your visit has taken India-USA ties to a new level and opened a new chapter. Wish you a safe journey." "As for the rainy day yesterday, as you yourself said @WhiteHouse today morning, Bade Bade Deshon Mein... :)", he added. US President Obama was the Chief Guest at this year's Republic Day celebrations on the invite of PM Modi. Jan 27, 2015
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Indian Army organises blood camp in Kashmir

Srinagar, Jan 27 (ANI): In a bid to reach out to locals in Jammu and Kashmir, Indian army on Tuesday organised a blood donation camp in the militancy-hit Srinagar district. This is the seventh blood donation camp organised by the army to help residents of Srinagar and nearby areas, affected by the devastating floods in September last year. While many of the soldiers donated blood, health official Javed Iqbal said many civilians also came forward to participate in the initiative. Requirement of blood has always been high in the state due to militancy and insurgency activities. There has also been an acute shortage of blood especially after the devastating floods last year. The army had organised a similar camp in Badgam district on January 12. Jan 27, 2015
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Kejriwal enlisted wrong residence address because he wanted to be an elector from Delhi: Kiran Walia

New Delhi, Jan 27 (ANI): Congress leader Kiran Walia on Tuesday alleged that AAP Chief Arvind Kejriwal has been giving his wrong residence address because he wished to become an elector from Delhi. She added that he has committed a fraud by submitting a false affidavit to the Election Commission that he is a permanent resident of B K Dutt Colony. She further said that the matter has been reported to the Election Commission and that Kejriwal’s name should be removed from the electoral list and a probe should be ordered into the matter. Jan 27, 2015
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Reactions pour in after Kiran Bedi invokes President Obama's name during her election campaign

New Delhi, Jan 27 (ANI): BJP leader Kiran Bedi on Tuesday used US President Barack Obama's India visit as an opportunity to impress the voters during election campaign for upcoming Delhi polls. While addressing an election rally, Bedi attributed the US President's high profile visit to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's diplomatic efforts. Congress leader Kiran Walia commenting on the incident said that Bedi tried to gain political benefit from Obama's visit. DCW Chairperson Barkha Shukla said that US President Barack Obama came for India and not for any political party. However, BJP's Delhi unit President Satish Upadhyay said that Obama's visit shouldn't be linked to the Delhi polls. Jan 27, 2015
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BJP has turned into Bhartiya Notice Party, will respond to BJPs notice over poster issue: AAP

New Delhi, Jan 27 (ANI): After BJP filed yet another complaint with the Election Commission against Aam Aadmi Party Chief Arvind Kejriwal and sent a legal notice to the party chief, AAP leader Sanjay Singh on Tuesday said that the BJP has turned into ‘Bhartiya Notice Party’. He said that the party sends just notices on every issue and that AAP will definitely respond to the same. The BJP’s CM Candidate sent notice against AAP Chief for using her pictures in their campaign posters. Jan 27, 2015
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BJP files complaint with EC against use of Kiran Bedis pictures in AAP posters, demands stern actio

New Delhi, Jan 27 (ANI): The BJP's CM candidate in Delhi, Kiran Bedi on Tuesday moved the Election Commission against Arvind Kejriwal for using her photograph in the party's poster campaign without her permission. The party has recently put up posters on numerous auto-rickshaws plying in the national capital, asking the people of Delhi to choose between Kejriwal and Bedi for the post of chief minister. The posters features the picture of Kejriwal with the word "imandar" (honest) printed below it while Bedi’s picture says "avsarvadi" (opportunist). Reacting on the same, Delhi BJP President Satish Upadhyay demanded stern action against Kejriwal and said that the poll panel should reject his candidature. Jan 27, 2015
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Experts hail Obama visit, predict better Indo-US relations

New Delhi/ Mumbai, Jan 27 (ANI): The landmark visit of US President Barack Obama was splashed all over Indian newspapers. Analysts say Obama’s visit will help foster better ties between the United States and India after relations between the two had stagnated briefly. Many felt that while the major hurdle in the nuclear deal had been cleared, there was still a long way to go. Business expert said the visit holds expectations of a more opening-up of markets between the two nations as well as exchange in technology. Obama was on a three day India visit which concluded by addressing a meeting at Sirifort Auditorium. Jan 27, 2015