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Scuffle between AAP workers and Delhi Police

New Delhi, Jan 20 (ANI): High drama ensued at the AAP government's protest in Delhi after AAP supporters were prevented from reaching the protest site that had been ringed by thousands of police and paramilitary personnel. Calling himself an anarchist, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Monday staged a dramatic sit-in with his cabinet ministers and around 1,000 vocal supporters in the heart of the city seeking action against five police officers his government holds guilty. Jan 20, 2014
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Bangladeshi Hindus under attack as BNP-Jamaat cadre unleash violence

New Delhi/ Kolkata, Jan 20 (ANI): The violence let loose against the Hindus this time, before and after the January 5 elections has been worst in recent times. Areas of Jessore, Dinajpur and Satkhira, Gaibandha, Rajshahi and Chittagong have been particularly affected. There are violent attacks on villages, business establishments and places of worship of Hindus. Young men are now sitting on night vigils, trying to protect the women and children. There have even been reports of women being raped. Many Hindus say that the atrocities are reminding them of what their community faced in 1971 at the hands of Pakistani army and the local collaborators. Jan 20, 2014
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Communal harmony at workplace

Karnataka, Jan 20 (ANI): The cuisine of India is as vast as its people. Besides being an integral part of the Indian way of life, it has also evolved from an amalgamation of different culture existing in the country. One example where food is a perfect example of communal harmony comes from Chitradurga in Karnataka state. Here, a restaurant, Hamza serves city's most famous and lip smacking Biryani and other delicacies to people belonging to different communities. The other uniqueness about the restaurant is that it is owned by a Muslim and includes staff belonging to both Hindu as well as Muslim communities. Being a prominent dish of the Mughal era, it is loved by everyone in the city. Jan 20, 2014
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Annual urs of Baji Rasool Hassan Shah- Perfect example of interfaith harmony

Jammu & Kashmir, Jan 20 (ANI): The beautiful state of Jammu and Kashmir is known for attracting tourists from all over the world. The essence of its divine exquisiteness and the unity with which its people work together to keep it alive, spares nobody to visit the state at least ones in a lifetime. This utmost togetherness amongst people belonging to different communities spreads a message of communal harmony. A similar example comes from Rajouri district of Jammu where devotees practicing different religions together visit the shrine of Baji Rasool Hassan Shah to celebrate his annual Urs. The saint is believed to grant all the wishes of his devotees and heal all their health problems. Jan 20, 2014
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AAP defends Arvind Kejriwal's dharna

New Delhi, Jan 20 (ANI): The AAP held a press conference in which it justified the protest rally against the Delhi Police. It also said that they are sitting on a peaceful dharna and are not creating any law and order situation. Jan 20, 2014
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Court rejects Delhi schools' plea against nursery admission norms

New Delhi, Jan 20 (ANI): The Delhi high court on Monday dismissed private school’s plea seeking a stay on nursery admission guidelines that included scrapping of 20 per cent management quota. Speaking on Delhi High Court verdict on Nursery Admissions, Petitioner Ashok Agarwal said that the HC will release a new schedule tomorrow. Jan 20, 2014
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Congress on Arvind Kejriwal's dharna

New Delhi, Jan 20 (ANI): The Congress on Monday slammed Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for his dharna near Rail Bhawan. The Congress said the CM should keep in mind the post's reputation and talk accordingly. Jan 20, 2014