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Azamgarh: Hooch tragedy kills 35

Azamgarh, Oct 20 (ANI): Consumption of illicit liquor in Azamgarh has claimed 35 lives and affected 68 others among whom six are still hospitalised for detoxification and treatment. A majority of the victims were labourers and daily wage earners and reportedly, they had bought the hooch sold in pouches on Thursday. Soon they felt uneasy and fell sick. The police has arrested two people for supplying the toxic stuff to local vends. Oct 20, 2013
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Unnao gold hunt day 3: Inching closer to treasure

Daundiya Kheda, Oct 20 (ANI): The 12 member team from the Archeological Survey of India (ASI) and Geological Survey of India, digging for 1,000 tonne gold, on Sunday inched closer to the treasure buried at a 19th century fort of Raja Rao Ram Baksh Singh in Duandia Kheda village in Unnao district of Uttar Pradesh on Sunday. Oct 20, 2013
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Manmohan Singh leaves for two-nation visit to Russia, China

New Delhi, Oct 20 (ANI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh left for Moscow on Sunday on first leg of his two-nation five day official visit of Russia and China. India is hopeful of the conclusion of contracts related to the third and fourth nuclear units at Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant during Singh's visit to Moscow. Oct 20, 2013
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Sydney's iconic Opera House celebrates 40 years

Sydney's Opera House, world heritage-listed as "one of the indisputable masterpieces of human creativity", celebrates its 40th birthday with a flotilla of lifesavers, Aboriginal dancers and a gigantic cupcake. Duration: 00:46 Oct 20, 2013
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Syrian activist in UK keeps grim toll of civil war

His reports are combed through by the UN, foreign ministers and the international press: Rami Abdel Rahman, head of the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, counts the victims in Syria daily thanks to informants on the ground. Duration: 01:17 Oct 20, 2013
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Afghans flock to peace concert

Afghans enjoy a musical interlude as a peace concert with performers from across the region takes place in the capital Kabul. Duration: 00:45 Oct 20, 2013
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Villagers thrash and hand over surendered militants to police in Manipur

Manipur, Oct 19 (ANI): Members of various insurgent outfits harass civilians through extortion, attacks and other means. Recently, in Manipur’s Laikhong village, people punished two cadres who were misbehaving with a girl. Identified as Hijam Dinesh of Kangleipak Communist Party (Lallumba) and Gambhir of Kanglei Yawol Kanna Lup (MDF), the two were beaten up by angry villagers. Villagers later handed over the accused to the local police. Oct 19, 2013
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Kanpur Rally: Narendra Modi targets PM, Sonia Gandhi & Rahul over inflation

Kanpur, Oct 19 (ANI): Addressing around 1.5 lakh people at a rally in Kanpur, BJP’s prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday targeted prime minister Manmohan Singh, Congress president Sonia Gandhi and 'shehzada' Rahul for overlooking the problem of inflation in the country. Modi stated that the Congress is brimming with pride and pay no heed to problems of a common man. Oct 19, 2013
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Our jawans were riddled with bullets, PM took no action: Narendra Modi

Kanpur, Oct 19 (ANI): BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Saturday targeted the prime minister over the continuous ceasefire violation by Pakistan. Modi said that after the Pakistani army beheaded Indian soldiers, the PM had promised that their government will not tolerate any such incidents in future and will take strict action. He further added that the government has ironically taken no action even after so many Indian soldiers were shot by the Pakistani army. He also slammed the Congress for adopting divide and rule policy. Oct 19, 2013