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Tharoor 'accepts' Congress party's decis New Delhi, Oct 13 (IBNS): Former Union Minister Shashi Tharoor on Monday accepted the Congress party's decision to remove him as the spokesperson. 13-Oct-2014
After Hudhud fury, restoration work star Hyderabad, Oct 13 (IBNS): A day after cyclone Hudhud slammed into coastal Andhra Pradesh and Odisha, claiming six lives, relief and restoration process begun on Monday even as heavy to very heavy rainfall is expected to some areas. 13-Oct-2014
Tharoor removed as Congress spokesperson New Delhi, Oct 13 (IBNS) The Congress on Monday removed former Union Minister Shashi Tharoor from the post of the party's spokesperson, media reports said. 13-Oct-2014
Jilted lover attacks woman with axe, the Hyderabad, Oct 13 (IBNS): In a shocking incident, a woman engineering student was attacked brutally on Monday morning in Hyderabad by a youth in front of her college. The youth then consumed poison and committed suicide. The woman is battling for life, media reported. 13-Oct-2014
Army jawan killed in J&K encounter Srinagar, Oct 13 (IBNS): An army jawan was killed and another injured in a counter-insurgency operation with suspected terrorists on Monday morning in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district, media reported. 13-Oct-2014
Congress moves to EC over airing Modi's Mumbai, Oct 13 (IBNS): The Congress complained to the Election Commission over airing of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech at New York's Madison Square Garden. 13-Oct-2014
Speeding taxi runs over three in Chennai Chennai, Oct 13 (IBNS): Two women and a man, all rag-pickers in the area, were killed as a speeding taxi swerved on to a footpath in Chennai and ran over the trio, media reports said. 13-Oct-2014
SC to hear Jayalalithaa's case on Friday New Delhi, Oct 13 (IBNS): The Supreme Court decided to hear former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's request for bail on Friday. 13-Oct-2014
Scam Maharashtra to skill Maharashtra, M Palgarh, Oct 13 (IBNS): In his last push to the high-voltage Maharashtra Assembly polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday vowed to transform the state from 'scams' to 'skills' if the people vote the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to power with absolute majority. 13-Oct-2014
One Delhi Police constable shot dead, an New Delhi, Oct 13 (IBNS): A Delhi Police constable was killed and another was seriously injured when a group of unidentified people opened fire targeting the cops who had confronted them on finding their activities suspicious in the wee hours of Monday in Outer Delhiā€™s Vijay Vihar, media reports said. 13-Oct-2014
Cyclone Hudhud claims six lives Visakhapatnam, Oct 12 (IBNS) Cyclone Hudhud, which hit Visakhapatnam on the coast of Andhra Pradesh on Sunday, has left behind a trail of destruction and claimed six lives so far, officials said. 12-Oct-2014
Rahul Gandhi slams PM Modi Buldhana, Oct 12 (IBNS) Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Sunday launched a veiled attacked on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and said 'some people speak of Gandhiji ' but they do not follow his teachings. 12-Oct-2014
J&K: 3 injured in grenade blast Srinagar, Oct 12 (IBNS) At least three people were injured as a grenade shell exploded in north Kashmir's Sopore town on Sunday. 12-Oct-2014
Cyclone Hudhud hits Andhra, 3 killed Vishakapatnam, Oct 12 (IBNS) The landfall of severe cyclone Hudhud - when the eye crosses the land- occurred since 1130 am on Sunday in Vishakapatnam in Andhra Pradesh, leaving behind a trail of destruction and claiming three lives so far, officials said. 12-Oct-2014
Burdwan blast: 6 more arrested from Assa Guwahati, Oct 12 (IBNS): At least six people were arrested by the police in Assam on Saturday in connection with the Burdwan blast of West Bengal, the investigation of which has now been taken over by the NIA (National Investigation Agency). 12-Oct-2014
LoC violations: Pakistan writes letter t Islamabad, Oct 12 (IBNS) Pakistan on Sunday said it has written to the Secretary-General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon over the security situation along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir and the Working Boundary between Pakistan and India. 12-Oct-2014
Cyclone Hudhud makes landfall in Vishaka Vishakapatnam/New Delhi, Oct 12 (IBNS): The landfall of severe cyclone Hudhud - when the eye crosses the land- has occurred after 11 am on Sunday in Vishakapatnam in Andhra Pradesh, according to MET office. Heavy rain and strong wind conditions prevailed in the region while media reported two cyclone related deaths. 12-Oct-2014
Cyclone Hudhud hits Andhra Pradesh coas Vishakapatnam, Oct 12 (IBNS): The landfall of severe cyclone Hudhud - when the eye hits land- is expected any time soon by noon on Sunday in Vishakapatnam in Andhra Pradesh while latest reports said the landfall has started already in the coast of the state, according to Indian Navy and MET office. Heavy rain and strong wind conditions prevail in the region. 12-Oct-2014
Shots fired at cops in Connaught Place i New Delhi, Oct 11 (IBNS) Unknown miscreants fired at cops in the national capital's heart at Connaught Place when they were intercepted on Saturday evening. 11-Oct-2014
Evacuations in Andhra ahead of cyclone H New Delhi, Oct 11 (IBNS): Largescale evacuations to relief operations continued on a war-footing as the severe cyclone Hudhud is expected to pound India's eastern coast in Andhra Pradesh and also affect Odisha on Sunday morning while Prime Minister Narendra Modi himself chaired an emergency high-level meeting to review preparedness. 11-Oct-2014
Nobel Peace Prize Winner Kailash Satyart New Delhi, Oct 11 (IBNS) The winner of the Nobel Peace Prize for 2014, Kailash Satyarthi, called on the Prime Minister on Saturday. The Prime Minister congratulated him warmly on winning the award. 11-Oct-2014
Pakistan violates ceasefire again Jammu, Oct 11 (IBNS): Breaking the lull of nearly 24 hours, India and Pakistan Armies exchanged gunfire and mortars along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday. 11-Oct-2014
Modi pays tributes to Jayprakash Narayan New Delhi, Oct 11 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday paid tributes to Loknayak Jayprakash Narayan and Nanaji Deshmukh on their birth anniversaries. 11-Oct-2014
Modi pledges to end gender discriminatio New Delhi, Oct 11 (IBNS): On the occasion of the International Day of the Girl Child, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday exhorted the people of India to pledge to create an atmosphere for equality for the girl child and to end gender-based discrimination in the country. 11-Oct-2014
Pakistan ends de-escalation, starts firi Jammu, Oct 11 (IBNS): The "de-escalation" at the India and Pakistan border came to an abrupt end within 24 hours, with Pakistan violating the ceasefire by starting "unprovoked" firing at Line of Control (LoC) on Saturday, media reported. 11-Oct-2014
US congratulates Nobel Peace prize winne Washington, Oct 11 (IBNS): United States of America on Friday congratulated Nobel Peace Prize joint winners, India's Kailash Satyarthi and Pakistan's Malala Yousufzai. In a press statement released by the White House, Secretary of State John Kerry said: "There is no greater purpose than a life lived in service to those whom society has forgotten. Today, I congratulate Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai for winning the 95th Nobel Peace Prize. Their efforts to promote the rights of children have benefited millions of young people around the world." 11-Oct-2014
PM Modi launches Saansad Adarsh Gram Yoj New Delhi, Oct 11 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday launched a model rural development scheme, titled Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojna, to be undertaken by Members of Parliament (MP). 11-Oct-2014
Malala invites Modi, Sharif to attend No London, Oct 11 (IBNS): Youngest recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai invited Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif to attend the Nobel award ceremony in Stockholm in December this year when she will receive the prestigious award with activist Kailash Satyarthi, media reports said. 11-Oct-2014
Former Haryana CM Chautala to surrender New Delhi, Oct 11 (IBNS): Former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala is likely to surrender to Tihar Jail authorities on Saturday, reports said. 11-Oct-2014
Cyclone Hudhud heading towards Andhra Pr Ganjam, Oct 11 (IBNS): The cyclone Hudhud is expected to make landfall around Visakhapatnam in Andhra Pradesh on Sunday before noon, Met department sources said. 11-Oct-2014
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg meets PM M New Delhi, Oct 10 (IBNS): The founder and CEO of social networking site Facebook Mark Zuckerberg called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi on Friday where they discussed a wide range of issues revolving around the innovative use of Facebook as a platform to engage with a large audience in the service of humanity. 11-Oct-2014
Hudhud to intensify into a 'very severe' New Delhi, Oct 10 (IBNS): The Centre on Friday said the severe cyclonic storm 'Hudhud' will intensify further into a very severe cyclonic storm during next 12 hours. 10-Oct-2014
Delhi HC directs Chautala to surrender t New Delhi, Oct 10 (IBNS) The Delhi High Court on Friday directed Indian National Lok Dal supremo Om Prakash Chautala to surrender before the jail authorities on Saturday. 10-Oct-2014
Cylinder explosion kills 6 in Delhi New Delhi, Oct 10 (IBNS): At least six people were killed in a cylinder explosion at Jasola Vihar area in New Delhi on Friday, reports said. 10-Oct-2014
Mamata slams Centre over 'interference' Kolkata, Oct 10 (IBNS): Amid the ongoing tussle over the probe into the Burdwan blast case, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday said there is an 'increasing trend of interference' by the Central Government in the state matters since the BJP-led government came into power. 10-Oct-2014
FB's Zuckerberg meets PM Modi New Delhi, Oct 10 (IBNS) Social networking giant Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg met Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Friday. 10-Oct-2014
PM, V-P congratulates Kailash and Malala New Delhi, Oct 10 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Vice President Hamid Ansari on Friday congratulated Nobel Peace Prize awardees Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai. 10-Oct-2014
Modi to launch new scheme for village de New Delhi, Oct 10 (IBNS): With holistic village development in mind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday will launch his another ambitious project called "Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana" (SAGY), under which each Member of Parliament will take the responsibility of developing physical and institutional infrastructure in three villages by 2019. 10-Oct-2014
Centre mulls to amend Consumer Protectio New Delhi, Oct 10 (IBNS): To provide more protection of consumers in terms of quality, quantity and safety, the Centre is mulling to amend the Consumer Protection Act (CPA). 10-Oct-2014
Modi announces compensation for villager Amaravati, Oct 10 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced compensation for the villagers in Jammu & Kashmir who are affected by Pak firing and who are forced to leave their homes. 10-Oct-2014
President congratulates Nobel Peace awar New Delhi, Oct 10 (IBNS): President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday congratulated Kailash Satyarthi on winning the Nobel Peace Prize for his work to abolish child labour in the country. 10-Oct-2014
Demand for CBI probe in Sunanda Pushkar' New Delhi, Oct 10 (IBNS): Delhi Police found the latest autopsy report of socialite and businesswoman Sunanda Pushkar, who died of poisoning, as inconclusive, as the demand for a CBI probe in the mystery death gains momentum from different qu`arters, media reported. 10-Oct-2014
Nobel Prize recognition of Indian childr New Delhi, Oct 10 (IBNS) Indian child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi who won the Nobel Peace Prize jointly with Pakistan's Malala on Friday said it is a recognition of voice of Indian children. 10-Oct-2014
India's Kailash Satyarthi, Pakistan's Ma Stockholm, Oct 10 (IBNS) The Nobel Peace Prize 2014 was awarded jointly to Kailash Satyarthi of India and Malala Yousafzay of Pakistan "for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education". 10-Oct-2014
Firing halted, uneasy calm prevails at I Jammu/New Delhi, Oct 10 (IBNS): An uneasy calm prevailed along the International border lining India and Pakistan on Friday as the firing exchange between the two sides declined though Army sources said that the situation is far from being normal. 10-Oct-2014
West Bengal governor backs NIA probe int Kolkata, Oct 10 (IBNS): West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi on Friday backed the probe into the Burdwan blast by the country's premier terror investigation body NIA, amid reported unhappiness by the state government over the handover to the central team. 10-Oct-2014
Facebook co-founder Zuckerberg to meet P New Delhi, Oct 10 (IBNS): Social networking giant Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday during his two-day visit to India. 10-Oct-2014
NIA registers FIR in Burdwan blast case New Delhi/Kolkata, Oct 10 (IBNS): The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Friday lodged a First Information Report (FIR) in the bomb blast case in Burdwan in West Bengal, reports said. 10-Oct-2014
AIIMS report suggests Sunanda died of po New Delhi, Oct 10 (IBNS): A team of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) doctors submitted a fresh report to police saying Sunanda Pushkar, wife of former Union minister Shashi Tharoor, died of poisoning, media reports said. 10-Oct-2014
Border firing declines in Jammu Jammu, Oct 10 (IBNS): A day after Narendra Modi-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government at the Centre took tough stand on the ceasefire violation by Pakistani troops, the intensity of firing from across the 200-km International Border in Jammu and Kashmir declined significantly on Friday, media reports said. 10-Oct-2014
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