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London, Dec 10 (ANI): FIFA moved quickly on Monday to play down the risk of violence at the World Cup after fighting at a Brazilian league match led to four fans ending up in hospital, according to reports.
New Delhi, Dec. 9 (ANI): Both Houses of Parliament adjourned for the day on Monday afternoon tii Tuesday, as the opposition repeatedly asked the government to provide answers to them on key issues such as the creation of a separate state of Telangana, the recent communal violence in Muzaffarnagar and the 2G spectrum scam.
Washington, Dec. 09 (ANI): The United Nations mission in Afghanistan has criticized the local authorities for poor implementation of a landmark law to protect women against forced marriages, domestic violence and rape.
London, Dec. 9 (ANI): The Singapore Police have arrested 27 people after hundreds of protestors took part in a riot sparked by the death of an Indian national.
London, Dec. 8 (ANI): Egypt has freed 21 female protesters who were jailed for taking part in a demonstration in support of ousted president, Mohamed Morsi, have been freed.
New Delhi, Dec.7 (ANI): Biju Janata Dal (BJD) leader Jay Panda on Saturday refused to comment on the Prevention of Communal and Targeted Violence Bill until the final draft is tabled in Parliament.
BJP attacks Congress over Anti-Communal Violence Bill Dec 7, 2:14 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 7, (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday criticised the Congress over the Anti-Communal Violence Bill, which is likely to be introduced during the Winter Session of Parliament.
Fundamental issues with Anti-Communal Violence Bill: D Raja Dec 6, 4:07 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 6 (ANI): Communist Party of India (CPI) leader D Raja said on Friday there are fundamental issues with the 'Prevention of Communal and Targeted Violence (Access to Justice and Reparations) Bill, 2013' and added that the government cannot encroach upon the powers of state governments using this legislation.
Anti-Communal Violence Bill not a vote catching gimmick: PM Dec 6, 3:50 pm
New Delhi, Dec 6 (ANI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday asserted that the Prevention of Communal and Targeted Violence (Access to Justice and Reparations) Bill is not a vote catching gimmick and will help control aberrations that occur during such outbreaks.
Modi condoles Mandela's death, says 'world has lost an apostle of peace and non-violence' Dec 6, 10:53 am
New Delhi, Dec 6 (ANI): Expressing profound grief over the death of South Africa's first elected black President Nelson Mandela, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Friday said the world has lost an apostle of peace and non-violence.
New Delhi, Dec.5 (ANI): Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) Supremo Mayawati said it is important to ensure a political consensus before introducing the Communal Violence Bill in both houses of the parliament.
Kanpur, Dec. 5 (ANI): Communist Party of India (CPI) leader Subhashini Ali said it was extremely wrong to propose Communal Violence Bill to please a particular section of society for political gain.
New Delhi, Dec 5 (ANI): The ruling Congress Party and the opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday engaged in verbal sparring over Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's critical letter to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and on a series of tweets that labelled the government's proposed Communal Violence Bill suspicious, violative of the Indian federal structure, malafide and guilty of framenting or polarising society.
London, Dec. 5 (ANI): Brazil's Sports Minister Aldo Rebelo has reportedly warned that England fans may expect being held at knife-points or raped on the streets during the World Cup 2014.
New Delhi, Dec.5 (ANI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said the government will make an effort to evolve a political consensus on all bills tabled by it in Parliament.
New Delhi,Dec.5 (ANI): Responding to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's criticism of the the government's Communal Violence Bill, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Thursday said it would be his endeavour to develop a broad-based consensus on the proposed legislation.
Dhaka, Dec.4 (ANI): Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh on Wednesday said India hoped that the forthcoming elections will strengthen democratic institutions, practices and processes in Bangladesh, while asserting that violence has no part in a democratic process
New Delhi, Dec. 3, (ANI): External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid on Tuesday defended the Communal Violence Bill, which is likely to be tabled in the winter session of the Parliament, and said the Bill strengthens communal harmony in the nation.
BJP decides to oppose Communal Violence Bill in Parliament Dec 3, 9:52 pm
New Delhi, Dec.3 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday said that they would oppose the amended Communal Violence Bill, which is likely to be tabled in the winter session of the Parliament.
Dhaka, Dec.3 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) has said it will monitor political violence in Bangladesh ahead of next year's ICC World Twenty20 in the troubled country but is "happy" for now with arrangements.
Dhaka/Narayanganj (Bangladesh), Dec.2 (ANI): Violence continues to dominate the Bangladesh landscape, as the battle between feuding political parties intensifies.
European Parliament calls for calm ahead of polls in B'Desh Nov 29, 4:58 pm
Brussels/Dhaka, Nov.29 (ANI): Experts gathered in European parliament to discuss political uncertainty in Bangladesh and called for peace and tranquillity, as the feud between the leading parties could delay or even derail elections due by January in a country with a history of ferocious political violence and military intervention.
Islamabad, Nov. 29 (ANI): The United Nations has passed a landmark first resolution in support of women's rights defenders, appealing to all states to publicly condemn violence against women and give activists free access to UN bodies.
BJP, RSS creating communal polarisation : Karat Nov 27, 1:55 pm
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov. 27 (ANI): Addressing the inaugural session of a three-day state plenum of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) in Palakkad, Kerala, on Wednesday, General Secretary Prakash Karat accused the BJP and the RSS of creating tension and sparking off communal violence in the country in a bid to create communal polarisation, with the express objective of acquiring electoral gains.
Pak govt. reluctant to lift YouTube ban amid political turmoil Nov 26, 1:45 pm
Islamabad, Nov. 26 (ANI): The Pakistani government has shown reluctance in uplifting the year-long YouTube ban amid the political turmoil in the nation, even after the blasphemous content has been removed and filters have been put in place to monitor any pornographic content online.
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