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Naveen Patnaik meets Modi, seeks special New Delhi, June 02 (ANI): Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and demanded special category status for his state. Speaking to reporters after the meeting, Patnaik ruled out joining the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA). Patnaik was accompanied by all 24 MPs belonging to his party when he met Modi for the first time after the regime change at the Centre. 02-Jun-2014
Maharashtra inducts two new members in i Mumbai, June 02 (ANI): The Maharashtra government inducted two new ministers in its cabinet on Monday. Incumbent legislator from Latur constituency of the state, Amit Deshmukh, took oath as the Minister of State while legislator Abdul Sattar from Sillod constituency took oath as the new Cabinet Minister. Governor of Maharashtra, K Sankaranarayanan, administered the oath of office to both the legislators at Raj Bhavan. Deshmukh is a first- time minister and the elder son of late Maharashtra chief Vilasrao Deshmukh. Abdul Sattar, a politician and two-time legislator was the Minister of State in the government of former state chief, Ashok Chavan. 02-Jun-2014
BJP workers protest against UP CM Akhile Lucknow, June 02 (ANI): BJP women workers on Monday started protest against Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav over the Badaun gangrape and murder case. In order to stop the protesters marching towards Yadav's residence and office, the state police used water cannons against them. There was heavy police deployment outside the Chief Minister's residence and office. Angry protesters claimed that the police also lathicharged them. Earlier, BJP state President Laxmikant Bajpai had said that women workers of the party would organise a gherao of the Chief Minister's office this morning. 02-Jun-2014
MHA demands implementation of SC/ ST act New Delhi, June 02 (ANI): Minister of State for Home Affairs, Kiren Rijiju on Monday said that the Home ministry has written a letter to the Uttar Pradesh government and demanded the implementation of SC/ ST act in the Badaun gang-rape case. He said that this is very normal and the letter contains only what was required to be done. 02-Jun-2014
Ram Vilas Paswan, his son meet Badaun ga Badaun, June 02 (ANI): LJP Chief Ram Vilas Paswan and his son Chirag Paswan on Monday visited Badaun district of UP and met the families of the infamous gang-rape victims. Paswan and his son condemned the incident and demanded justice for them as they wish no compensation and just justice meted out to them. Meanwhile, Chirag Paswan also attacked the state government for the inaction in the case. 02-Jun-2014
First meeting of SIT on black money toda New Delhi, June 02 (ANI): Janata Dal-United (JD-U) leader Ali Anwar on Monday remained cautiously optimistic on Government initiated efforts to constitute an SIT on black money which holds their first meeting on Monday. Meanwhile, Congress said it is good that SIT meeting is taking place, but the people of the nation want to know about the steps government is taking to bring the black money back. The first high-level meeting of the Special Investigation Team (SIT) on black money and special probe into cases of unaccounted funds stashed by Indians abroad, will be held in New Delhi on Monday. 02-Jun-2014
SC stays execution of Yakub Memon in 199 New Delhi, June 02 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday stayed the execution of death row convict Yakub Abdul Razak Memon, a key conspirator with Dawood Ibrahim in the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case. Petitioner in the case said that there has been a huge delay in the case and the convict has been in jail for past 20 years and that hanging him was unfair and therefore the decision is a welcome one. 02-Jun-2014
Politicos react as India gets new state New Delhi, June 2 (ANI): Politicos on Monday reacted over the formation of the new state of Telangana. Congress leader Digvijay Singh extended his greetings to the people of the new state. BJP leader Venkaiah Naidu also extended his greetings to the people of Telangana. 02-Jun-2014
Waziristan caught in the crossfire North Waziristan, June 02: Failure of peace talks early this year between the Pakistan Government and the Taliban has resulted in army action in North Waziristan. In one of the deadliest air strikes, Pakistan armed forces claims to have killed some 80 hardcore militants in a mountainous region bordering Afghanistan, known as a stronghold of Taliban and al Qaeda-links militants. Army said the strikes were aimed at those involved in recent attacks against the Pakistani armed forces. However, the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader, Imran Khan, expressed his "serious concerns" over military strikes in tribal areas and termed it a clear beginning of a full-fledged military operation in the region. 02-Jun-2014
Bihar Cabinet Expansion good step if hap Patna, June 02 (ANI): BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Monday welcomed the apparent expansion of Bihar cabinet. He said that its too late to have it but it's a positive step if it happens. He also talked about lack of law and order in the state during the JD (U) government. 02-Jun-2014
KCR takes oath as the first Chief Minist Hyderabad, June 02 (ANI): Following the birth of India's 29th state Telangana, TRS Chief KC Rao was sworn in as the first Chief Minister of the state on Monday. His party TRS had earlier won the mandate by winning 62 of the 119 seats in the newly formed Telangana Assembly. Rao will head a cabinet of 11 ministers which also include his son and nephew. Before taking oath Rao paid floral tribute to Telangana Martyrs at Gun Park in Hyderabad. Earlier ESL Narasimhan was administered oath as the first Governor of the newly born state. 02-Jun-2014
Turkish police fire tear gas at defiant Turkish police fire tear gas and water cannon at hundreds of protesters in Ankara a day after violent clashes on the one-year anniversary of the country's largest anti-government demonstrations in decades. Duration: 01:09 02-Jun-2014
People in Hyderabad take to streets to c Hyderabad, June 2 (ANI): People celebrated, burst firecrackers and broke into street dance in Hyderabad in Andhra Pradesh on the eve of formal birth of India’s 29th state Telangana. The parliament passed a bill to create a separate state of Telangana by bifurcating the state of Andhra Pradesh. Chairman of an activist group, Telangana Joint Action Committee (TJAC), M. Kodandaram said it was a historic moment for the people of Telangana and termed it a collective effort. 02-Jun-2014
People demand hanging punishment for acc Allahabad/New Delhi, June 02 (ANI): People in northern India took to streets protesting against the Badaun rape and murder case demanding for a similar fate for the accused. Supporters of the BJP and protesters in Allahabad hanged effigies of accused to a tree, saying the accused should be hanged in the same manner. Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju, said existing laws should be implemented properly. Local police said a post-mortem confirmed that the girls, from the Dalit community, had been raped and died from the hanging. Five men have been arrested over the attack and a search is under way for two other suspects. 02-Jun-2014
Body of army official killed in Manipur Coimbatore, June 02 (ANI): The body of army officer killed in a bomb blast in Manipur arrived at his hometown in Tamil Nadu. Deceased army personnel, Sergeant G. Mohan Kumar, was killed in a blast on May 29 in Imphal. Meanwhile, grieving mother of killed army personnel said she was proud of her son. Reportedly, the state government of Tamil Nadu has announced rupees 10 lakh to his family. 02-Jun-2014
'No forced eviction' from Maidan: Klitsc Kiev's new mayor-elect and former boxing champion Vitali Klitschko addressed Maidan activists in the capital's iconic square Sunday, and promised there would be no forced clearance of the square. Duration: 01:20 02-Jun-2014
Morocco's king urges partners to reactiv Morocco's King Mohamed VI calls for the reactivation of the Arab Maghreb Union, which has been frozen since its 1989 launch, saying the five-nation body is key for regional development. Duration: 00:52 02-Jun-2014
Walmart's India Challenge 02-Jun-2014
Spain prepare for Brazil to defend their Vincente del Bosque's final 23 man World Cup squad will include experienced strikers Fernando Torres and David Villa as he seeks to provide cover for Diego Costa's injured hamstring. Duration: 02:00 01-Jun-2014
IPL 7: Unstoppable Virender Sehwag vs CS IPL 7: Unstoppable Virender Sehwag vs CSK 01-Jun-2014
IPL 7: Suresh Raina at his best vs Punja IPL 7: Suresh Raina at his best vs Punjab 01-Jun-2014
Neymar and teammates continue training f Brazil's World Cup squad held their third day of training in Teresopolis to be in form for their June 12 opener against Croatia in Sao Paulo. Duration: 00:48 01-Jun-2014
Ronaldo and Pepe to miss World Cup warm- Cristiano Ronaldo, who is still feeling the effects of a thigh injury, and Real Madrid teammate Pepe will both miss Portugal's World Cup warm-up match against Brazil-bound Greece on Saturday. Duration: 00:34 01-Jun-2014
England youthful squad gets set for Worl England manager Roy Hodgson is taking a young squad to Brazil, where they face Italy, Uruguay and Costa Rica in a so-called ‘Group of Death’, hoping against the odds to lift the World Cup for the first time since 1966. Duration: 02:16 01-Jun-2014
Angelina Jolie says son 'Maddox has a gi New Delhi, May 31 (ANI): Angelina Jolie revealed that her and beau Brad Pitt's first child, Maddox, is all grown up and has a girlfriend. While attending the premiere of 'Maleficent' with her clan, the actress told ET News that her almost 13-year-old has a lady friend who is really great, a leading daily reported. The girl lives in England so they go there as often as possible and Jolie feels really lucky for her family to be doing so well, she added. Well.....That's Great!!! 01-Jun-2014
Vivek Oberoi commemorates World No Tobac Mumbai, May 31 (ANI): Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi along with BEST started the 'No Tobacco day' campaign to commemorate 'World No Tobacco Day', in India's showbiz hub, Mumbai recently. At the event, Vivek said that it's his dream to make India Tobacco free. World No Tobacco Day 2014, seeks to educate the public with regard to the tobacco industry's harmful tactics and to alert smokers and potential smokers on the most important preventable cause of death and disease in adults. 01-Jun-2014
TV stars at jewellery store opening TV actors like Gurmeet Choudhary, Aamir Ali and Sanjeeda Sheikh were present a the opening of an outlet of Rosetta Jewels Friday.Watch the stars with their fans at the store here. 01-Jun-2014
Hrishitaa Bhatt at a jewellery collectio Actress Hrishitaa Bhatt attended the launch of P.N. Gadgil Jewellers' new collection, in Mumbai, Friday followed by a fashion show.Watch the collection and fashion show here. 01-Jun-2014
Sonam Kapoor is a darling: Raj Kummar Ra Actor Rajkummar Rao is currently busy shooting for Arbaaz Khan’s ‘Dolly ki Doli’ with Sonam Kapoor praises Sonam for being passionate towards her work. Lets find out what he has to say about Sonam. 01-Jun-2014
EXCLUSIVE! Rajkummar confirms dating Pat Rajkummar Rao put all rumours to rest when he admitted that he is dating 'Citylights' co-star Patralekha. 01-Jun-2014
Citylights: Rajkummar thanks audience Actor Rajkummar Rao has thanked audience for the appreciation his recent release ‘Citylights’.Watch the interview here. 01-Jun-2014
Public review of Citylights 'Citylights' that brings together National Award winning Hansal Mehta and Rajkummar Rao again, hit the screens this Friday and the audience are impressed with the actor's performance. For them, Rajkummar has again given a marvellous performance after 'Shahid'. 01-Jun-2014
Public review of Citylights 'Citylights' that brings together National Award winning Hansal Mehta and Rajkummar Rao again, hit the screens this Friday and the audience are impressed with the actor's performance. For them, Rajkummar has again given a marvellous performance after 'Shahid'. 01-Jun-2014
I believe in ‘number game’: Rajkumma Actor Raj Kummar Rao says box-office success is very important for a film beside getting critical acclaim. 01-Jun-2014
I am not on Instagram: Aamir Khan Actor-filmmaker Aamir Khan Friday said he is not a user of Instagram and that any account in his name on the online photo-sharing website is fake. 01-Jun-2014
Gurmeet waiting for his debut film with Gurmeet Choudhary, who has bagged a film with Mahesh and Mukesh Bhatt's banner Vishesh Films, is looking forward to his first film. 01-Jun-2014
Words of Mulayam and his ministers encou New Delhi, May 31 (ANI): Water Resource Minister and BJP leader Uma Bharti on Saturday said that Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav and his ministers were equally culpable for the series of brutal rape cases in Uttar Pradesh along with the rapists as they encourage such criminals by backing them. She added that Yadav should apologize to the people of the state for encouraging such criminals. 01-Jun-2014
GoMs and EGoMs were like single window s New Delhi, May 31 (ANI): Congress leader Manish Tewari gave his opinion over abolition of all Group of Ministers and Empowered Group of Ministers by the new BJP government at the Centre. Tewari stated that every government has the right to choose its own way of administration but the GoMs and EGoMs were like a single window system to take sorted decisions. He added that the UPA government had introduced the empowered and group of ministers so as to bring in exchange of ideas within different ministries. 01-Jun-2014
Alok Ranjan takes charge as UP Chief Sec Lucknow, May 31 (ANI): The Akhilesh Yadav Government in Uttar Pradesh has on Saturday appointed Alok Ranjan as the new Chief Secretary of Uttar Pradesh replacing Javed Usmani. Assuming charge, Alok Ranjan said that even though there are a lot of problems in the state, there is a wide scope of development. Responding to the rise of crime in the state, Ranjan added that a message will be given out to criminals and they will be dealt with firmly. 01-Jun-2014
Bolivia launches world's highest cable r Bolivian President Evo Morales inaugurated Friday the first segment of the world's highest cable railway line, carrying passengers from city to city at up to 4,000 meters (13,000 feet) above sea level. Duration: 01:32 01-Jun-2014
Thai coup fails to dent tourists' enthus Tourists are still arriving at the Thai capital, quashing fears last week's army coup and a curfew would slash the number of visitors. While some businesses reported a drop in takings, some hotels say trade is returning to normal. Duration: 02:13 01-Jun-2014
Anti-World Cup group marches in Rio 200 people, mostly members of radical group Black Bloc, march in Rio to protest against the World Cup. Duration: 00:35 01-Jun-2014
Priority is to build self confidence and New Delhi, May 31 (ANI): MoS for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan on Saturday stated that his priority in the department will be to build self confidence and develop economic policies. Pradhan stated that economy has improved since the new BJP government took charge of the nation. He added that their aim is to buy fuel at low price and deliver the best for people's convenience. 01-Jun-2014
Rahul Gandhi visits Badaun, meets family Badaun, May 31 (ANI): Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday visited Badaun in Uttar Pradesh where the two sisters were gang-raped and murdered. Gandhi met the family members of the victims and said that he agreed with the family who pressed for a CBI probe and refused to take any compensation as it would not restore their girls' honour. He added that justice should be done to the innocent girls and their family so that a message is spread among the culprits who execute similar crimes that such offenses will not be spared in country. Gandhi was accompanied by AICC general secretary in-charge of Uttar Pradesh Madhusudan Mistry, state PCC chief Nirmal Khatri and chairman of AICC Scheduled Castes department K Raju. 01-Jun-2014
W. African leaders discuss unrest in Mal West African leaders meet in an emergency summit to discuss regional security issues, including the unrest in Mali and Nigeria, which are fighting an Islamist-led insurgency. Duration: 01:29 01-Jun-2014
Rao Inderjeet hits back at Congress, say New Delhi, May 31 (ANI): A day after the Congress attacked MoS for Defence Rao Inderjit Singh over alleged corruption during the UPA-1 tenure; the Gurgaon MP has hit back dismissing the charges against him. Rao Inderjeet on Saturday hit back at Congress over allegations by Kirit Somaiya saying that the CBI had investigated the entire case and found nothing against him so there was no need of baseless allegations. He further defended Smriti Irani over her education row saying that education does not matter in politics. He also gave an example of Haryana’s Tau Devilal who was illiterate but became the Deputy Prime Minister because he had the will to work. 01-Jun-2014
Politicos react as Ex-IB chief Ajit Dova New Delhi, May 31 (ANI): Politicos on Saturday reacted over Ajit Doval's appointment as PM Narendra Modi's national security adviser (NSA). The appointment was announced on Friday. Doval is a highly accomplished intelligence officer and an acknowledged security expert. 01-Jun-2014
Modi discusses infrastructure, developme New Delhi, May 31 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi met key ministers to discuss development and infrastructure objectives that his government would be focusing on. Road, Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari, Rural Development Minister Gopinath Munde, Steel Minister Narendra Singh Tomar, Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju Pusapati and Minister of State (independent charge) for Power Piyush Goyal were among those Modi met 01-Jun-2014
SP defends itself as BJP targets Akhiles Lucknow, May 31 (ANI): The BJP on Saturday launched a scathing attack against the Akhilesh Yadav government in Uttar Pradesh over a series of rapes reported in the state. The Samajwadi Party while defending itself said that people should stop doing politics over such a sensitive issue. 01-Jun-2014
Politicos react as Priyanka seeks withdr New Delhi, May 31 (ANI): Politicos on Saturday reacted over Priyanka Gandhi's letter to the SPG where she has asked him to withdraw the exemption given to her and her family from normal security checks in the airports. The plea comes in the wake of reports that government was considering cancellation of such a facility to her husband Robert Vadra. 01-Jun-2014
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