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Narendra Modi's security enhanced with special protocols

New Delhi, 11 May-2014, PTI: Security agencies tasked to secure BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi have deployed a “special security” protocol around him. Official sources said that as part of the special measures undertaken for securing the Gujarat Chief Minister during the over two-month long political campaign, the number …

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AAP Open to Supporting Third Front to Stop BJP

New Delhi, 11 May-2014, PTI: The Aam Aadmi Party today did not rule out backing Third Front to stop BJP from coming to power, saying it may offer issue based support to a non-Congress “secular” dispensation. AAP Open to Supporting Third Front to Stop BJP   With the marathon Lok …

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Assam violence victims afraid to leave relief camps

Narayanguri(Baksa), 11 May-2014, Jasmine Ahmed: Over a week has passed since attacks appear in Assam’s BTAD (Bodoland Territorial Areas District), murder over 48 and displacing many more. Nevertheless there have been no recent incidents of attacks; a new worry has clutched those who have wanted asylum in relief camps. Villagers in …

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Gold imports declined over 74% to $1.75 billion in April

New Delhi, 11 May-2014, PTI: Gold imports declined over 74 per cent to USD 1.75 billion in April due to restrictions imposed by the government on inbound shipments of the precious metal to narrow the current account deficit. Imports of gold in April 2013 stood at USD 6.78 billion. Gold …

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French restaurant fines customer who don't finish their food

London, 11 May-2014, PTI: A French restaurant has come up with a unique way to reduce wastage of food – by charging a fine from customers who don’t eat everything on their plates. French restaurant fines customer who don’t finish their food Customers at the Patrizietta restaurant in Losone in …

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Suicide bombing in south Afghanistan, 5 civilians killed and 36 injured

KABUL, Afghanistan, 11 May-2014(AP): A suicide car bomber attacked an Afghan army vehicle Sunday in southern Afghanistan, killing five civilians and wounding 36, authorities said. Suicide bombing in south Afghanistan, 5 civilians killed and 36 injured The blast also wounded four Afghan army soldiers in the Maywand district of Kandahar province, …

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BJP's Varanasi office raided a day before the poll

Varanasi, 11 May-2014, PTI: A day before polling for the high stake contest here, Uttar Pradesh police and election commission officials on Sunday conducted search at BJP’s regional office in the city and seized campaign material, prompting strong protest from the party. BJP’s Varanasi office raided a day before the …

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Delhi court says forced intercourse in marriage is not rape

New Delhi, 11 May-2014, IANS: A Delhi court has acquitted a man accused of raping his wife, stating that forced intercourse with a woman does not amount to rape if she is married to the accused. Delhi court says forced intercourse in marriage is not rape   “The parties being …

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