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NYT says Narendra Modi cant lead India effectively, opposition responds

New Delhi, Oct 28 (ANI): Reacting on a report by the New York Times which says that BJP prime ministerial candidate Naendra Modi can’t lead India effectively, the opposition JD (U) agreed with the same and the BJD leader Jay Panda asked the American daily to not speculate on matters of Indian politics. Oct 28, 2013
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BJP on New York Times editorial on Narendra Modi

Allahabad/New Delhi, Oct 28 (ANI): The New York Times has said that BJP’s PM Candidate, Narendra Modi cannot hope to lead India effectively if he inspires “fear” and “antipathy” among many of its people. Reacting to this the BJP said that editorial in New York Times can have their own view but the facts are different in India and the people of the country will decide who will be the able Prime Minster. The editorial, also questioned Modi's economic track record in Gujarat. Oct 28, 2013
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Oommen Chandy hurt as LDF protesters started stone pelting

Kannur, Oct 28 (ANI): Kerala chief minister Oommen Chandy was injured after protesters pelted stones at his car in Kannur town. Chandy sustained minor injuries on his forehead and his car’s windowpanes were broken when an ongoing campaign by CPI (M)-led LDF over the solar panel scam turned violent on Sunday evening. According to local media, provincial main opposition CPI (M) could be behind the protest. The incident happened when Chandy was on his way to attend the 43rd Kerala Police Annual Athletic Meet and also a public meeting organized by the Congress party. Oct 28, 2013
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Patna blast: Central and State govt responsible, says Nitin Gadkari

Thane, Oct 28 (ANI): Reacting on the Patna serial blast case, BJP leader Nitin Gadkari said that the central government, particularly congress and the State government is responsible for the blasts. Further, he said that the blast took place because of the security lapses at the time when BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi was to address his 'Hunkar' rally in the same venue as the blast that is Gandhi Maidan. Oct 28, 2013
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Patna Blasts: Four suspects arrested, BJP cries foul in security and preparedness

Patna, Oct 28 (ANI): After a total of 4 suspects were caught in Patna blast case which killed at least five persons and left over 90 injured, BJP leader Shahnawaz Hussain visited the victims at the hospital and blamed the government for under preparedness at the rally venue. Later, speaking at a news conference after visiting the victims, BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi said the situation is out of control at the hospital and expressed his concern over chaos and anarchy there. The blast is largely seen as a strategy to stop BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's 'Hunkar' rally which took place in Patna. Oct 28, 2013
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Bangladesh BNP starts three-day strike, at least five people killed

Dhaka, Oct 28 (ANI): Bangladesh opposition party Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP), began its three-day strike in the country that left at least five people dead and many others injured and also lead to destruction of property across Bangladesh. The BNP commenced the strike on Sunday, demanding a caretaker government during the upcoming national elections in 2014. BNP chairperson and former Prime Minister Khaleda Zia said that there would be no election in Bangladesh with Sheikh Hasina as Prime Minister. Oct 28, 2013
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No personal rivalry between Bangladesh political parties: Bangladesh SC lawyer

Dhaka, Oct 28 (ANI): Noted lawyer in Supreme Court of Bangladesh Zahirul Islam Khan dismissed claims of personal rivalry between Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and BNP leader Begum Khaleda Zia, as tensions mounted ahead of the general elections. Bangladesh has been rocked by protests and counter-protests since January, when a tribunal set up by the government to investigate abuses during a 1971 liberation war sentenced to death in absentia a leader of the Jamaat-e-Islami. Khan while talking to the reporter in Dhaka said on Sunday that there is no personal rivalry but political difference between the two leading parties. Oct 28, 2013
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Syrian mortar shell kills man in Turkey

A man was killed and his daughter wounded in southeastern Turkey by a mortar shell fired from across the border with war-torn Syria, health officials said. Duration: 00:38 Oct 28, 2013
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Rare exhibition of Byzantine art opens in Washington

An exhibition of art from the Byzantine Empire has opened at the National Gallery of Art in Washington. The show includes of spectacular icons, mosaics and sculptures, some which have never before been exhibited outside of Greece. Duration: 01:02 Oct 28, 2013
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WH: US mustn't gather intelligence 'just because we can'

The United States said on Monday it must better weigh the risks and rewards of its spying activities and that the fact it had the technical expertise to carry out certain espionage missions, did not mean that it should. Duration: 00:57 Oct 28, 2013