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MEA gives clarification on Pak media reports on Samjhauta Express  Oct 9, 10:58 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 9 (ANI): Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Friday clarified its stand on Pakistani media reports on Samjhauta Express being stopped yesterday, saying that the train was cancelled along with 75 other trains due to agitation in Punjab.
Will bring law against cow slaughter if voted to power in Bihar, says Amit Shah  Oct 9, 10:47 pm
New Delhi, Oct.9 (ANI): In a firm statement amid ongoing beef row, Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP) president Amit Shah on Friday said that his party will bring adequate laws against cow slaughter if voted to power in Bihar.
Shashi Deshpande resigns from Sahitya Akademi for silence over Kalburgi's murder  Oct 9, 10:47 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 9, (ANI): Acclaimed writer Shashi Deshpande on Friday resigned from Sahitya Akademi in protest of literary body's silence over Kannada writer M.M. Kalburgi's murder.
Conspiracy behind my sacking, alleges Asim Ahmed Khan  Oct 9, 9:24 pm
New Delhi, Oct.9 (ANI): Hours after Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal sacked Asim Ahmed Khan from his cabinet following allegations of corruption, the latter said that it was a conspiracy against him by the opposition.
Hyrbyair Marri says not member of political party, Purdili is representative of the Baloch movement  Oct 9, 9:21 pm
London, Oct. 9 (ANI): London-based Baloch Nationalist leader Nawabzada Hyrbyair Marri on Friday said that Balaach Purdili Baloch is a Baloch political activist from Northern Balochistan (Afghanistan controlled Balochistan) as was representing the Baloch cause not any particular person in India. Hyrbyair Marri said he was looking forward to the day when India would have a clear policy on Balochistan, and insisted that New Delhi needs to diplomatically and morally support the Baloch freedom struggle.
NHRC alarmed over increasing pesticides in food items, issues notice to FSSAI  Oct 9, 8:36 pm
New Delhi, Oct 9 (ANI): The National Human Rights Commission has taken suo motu cognizance of a media report, that claimed that there has been an almost two-fold increase in the number of samples containing pesticides above the permitted Maximum Residue Level (MRL) in vegetables, fruits, meat and spices in the last six years.
Patanjali ties up with Future Group to sell ayurvedic products  Oct 9, 8:33 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 9 (ANI): Yoga guru Baba Ramdev entered into a partnership with retail giant Future Group on Friday to sell Patanjali Ayurveda products through the latter's stores.
Vested interests caused Pepsi to consider withdrawing as IPL title sponsor, claims ex-cricketer Chetan Sharma  Oct 9, 8:33 pm
New Delhi, Oct.9 (ANI): Former Indian fast bowler Chetan Sharma on Friday said that he was not at all surprised about PepsiCo Inc. wanting to withdraw its sponsorship from the Indian Premier League (IPL) because of its scam-tainted reputation, and added that this development was due only because of vested interests and few players.
True face of Congress towards farmers has been exposed, says BJP  Oct 9, 8:28 pm
New Delhi, Oct.9 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP) spokesperson Sudhanshu Trivedi on Friday said that the true face of the Congress party with regard to the poor farmers of the country has been exposed through the fact that several hectares of agricultural land were destroyed to facilitate party vice-president Rahul Gandhi's rally in Karnataka.
Asim Ahmed Khan's sacking exposes true face of AAP: BJP  Oct 9, 8:28 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 9 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday said that the sacking of Delhi Cabinet Minister Asim Ahmed Khan by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal exposed the true face of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP).
Karnataka home minister apologises for controversial rape-linked remark  Oct 9, 8:00 pm
New Delhi, 0ct.9 (ANI): Karnataka Home Minister K J George on Friday apologised for his controversial remark that rape by two men is not gang rape.
Kejriwal sets benchmark in propriety, sacks his Cabinet colleague (Update)  Oct 9, 6:31 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 9 (ANI): Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, who sacked Asim Ahmed Khan from his Cabinet on charges of corruption, on Friday said that it would send a strong message of intolerance for such acts.
Jaitley emphasizes exploring of unconventional means to raise resources to achieve SDGs  Oct 9, 6:31 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 9 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, who participated in the meeting of G-20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors in Peru yesterday, alluded to the uncertainty surrounding recovery of the global economy and emphasized the need to explore unconventional means to raise resources to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Bollywood on scrapping Ghulam Ali concert  Oct 9, 5:46 pm
New Delhi, Oct 9 (ANI): Pakistani singer Ghulam Ali's upcoming performance in India is currently the talk of the town. Bollywood celebs such as Ashok Pandit and Abhijeet Bhattacharya have supported concert's cancelation, while many stars stood up to support the singer.
CGPCS to redraw eastern limit of HRA in Indian Ocean  Oct 9, 5:46 pm
New Delhi, Oct 9 (ANI): European Union Chair of the Contact Group of Piracy off the Coast of Somalia (CGPCS) will now redraw the eastern limit of the High Risk Area (HRA) in the Indian Ocean which is likely to address some of India's maritime security concerns.
Wipro and First Book provide 35,000 books to kids in need  Oct 9, 4:59 pm
New Delhi, Oct 9 (ANI-BusinessVoir): Wipro Ltd., a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company and First Book, a non-profit social enterprise today announced a partnership to provide new books to tens of thousands of children in need across five cities in the United States and Canada.
USIEF organizes U.S. university fair in Delhi  Oct 9, 4:59 pm
New Delhi, Oct 9 (ANI): The United States India Educational Foundation (USIEF) in partnership with the American Councils is organizing the U.S. University Fair on October 11.
Kejriwal sacks Asim Ahmed on corruption charges  Oct 9, 4:27 pm
New Delhi, Oct.9 (ANI): Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday dropped Asim Ahmed from his Cabinet on charges of corruption.
Approval procedures for affordable housing being streamlined: Secretary, Housing  Oct 9, 4:26 pm
New Delhi, Oct 9 (ANI): The government is streamlining approval procedures for housing projects by delegating powers to local bodies and adopting a consultative process at the national level.
India promises to aggressively cut its carbon emission intensity by 2030  Oct 9, 4:20 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 9 (ANI): India's long anticipated climate action plan that it submitted to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) on October 02 signalled the world's largest democracy's clarion call for climate justice.
AAP in politics to unite India, tweets Kejriwal  Oct 9, 4:19 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 9 (ANI): Amid the ongoing controversy over the beef ban and the opposition to Pakistan ghazal maestro Ghulam Ali performing in a concert in Maharashtra, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday said his Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) was in politics to unite India.
Activist Annie Raja condemns Karnataka Home Minister's bizarre remark on rape  Oct 9, 4:19 pm
New Delhi,0ct.9 (ANI): Social activist Annie Raja on Friday condemned Karnataka Home Minister K.J. George's remark that a rape done by two men does not constitute a gang rape.
Nitish Katara's murder not an honour killing, says Supreme Court  Oct 9, 4:18 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 9 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday rejected the plea of Nitish Katara's mother for conferring the death sentence on his murderers.
Govt. to utilise Territorial Army in Clean Ganga Mission: Parrikar  Oct 9, 3:05 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 9 (ANI): Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Friday said that the government was looking forward to utilize the personnel of Territorial Army (TA) in the 'National Mission for Clean Ganga'.
Maneka Gandhi train guns on Akhilesh Govt. on Dadri case  Oct 9, 3:05 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 9 (ANI): Union Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi on Friday accused the Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party Government in Uttar Pradesh of manipulating the Dadri lynching case for self gain.