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BJP slams UPA Govt. for being soft on terrorism
Bharatiya Janata Party on Sunday slammed Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government for being soft in dealing with terrorists for vote-bank politics. ANI

CID arrests Karnataka minister Hallappa for alleged rape
Former Karnataka minister Hallappa was arrested by the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) on Sunday evening for allegedly raping his friends wife. ANI

Dalai Lama leaves for United States
Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama on Sunday left for the United States on a 15-day visit here on Sunday. ANI

Children take out anti-addiction rally in Leh on World Red Cross Day
An anti-addiction rally was organised at Leh in Jammu and Kashmir region to highlight the ill-affects of smoking and alcohol on the occasion of World Red Cross Day (May 8). ANI

Rani of Jammu and Kashmir police, cynosure of all eyes
A gypsy, used by the Jammu and Kashmir police force during protests or especially during violent agitations for many years, has acquired an unusual reputation for itself. Today, it has turned a cynosure of all eyes here. ANI

Flower exhibition in Chennai wows visitors
A grand flower show is held here showcasing different varieties of flowers. ANI

Pune plays host to funky hairstyle show
A hair show was organised here on Saturday, where models from across India and abroad showcased different and funky hairstyles. ANI

Army undertakes recruitment drive in Kashmir Valley
The Indian Army is conducting a recruitment rally in the Kupwara District of Jammu and Kashmir to provide an opportunity to unemployed youth to join. ANI

Dead bodies of CRPF personnel in Raipur for state funeral
The bodies of personnel of the paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), who were killed in a Maoist attack in the Bijapur District of Chhattisgarh, were brought to the state capital Raipur on Sunday, where they will be given a state funeral. ANI

Pre-teen girls participate in talent show in Bhubaneswar
Enthusiastic pre-teen girls from across the country participated in the four-day Nanhi Pari or little fairy contest in Bhubaneswar. ANI

AFWWA website to address employment needs of IAF eves
Air Force Wives Welfare Association (AFWWA) President Madhubaala Naik, who inaugurated website for providing employment to the wives and widows of Indian Air Force (IAF) personnel, has said the placement cell was opened addressing their needs, as they said it was tough for them to survive on the pensions. ANI

Parents of Nirupamas boyfriend say they have proof to nail her parents
The parents of Priyabhanshu Ranjan, the boyfriend of Business Standard journalist Nirupama Pathak, who was found dead in mysterious circumstances at her village home in Jharkhands Koderma District in April, have claimed they have mobile proof that could nail the complicity of her parents in what they say is murder. ANI

Tainted Karnataka minister appears before Shimoga Police
Former Karnataka Food Minister H Halappa appeared for questioning before the Superintendent of Police of Shimoga on Sunday. ANI

First prostrate cancer vaccine a major breakthrough, says Oncologist
Renowned oncologist Anuradha Hooda on Sunday said that the first vaccine to treat prostrate cancer Provenge, is a major scientific breakthrough in fighting the disease. ANI

Thousands of quintals of wheat in Kurukshetra region rotting in open
Thousands of quintals of wheat in Haryanas Kurukshetra district is rotting in the open, due to shortage of warehouses as it is exposed to rains in the region. ANI

Bodies of CRPF personnel killed in Maoist attack being brought to Raipur
Bodies of Central Reserve Police Force personnel, who were killed in a Maoist attack in Bijapur district, were airlifted to Raipur for being given state honours on Sunday. ANI

Varanasi holy men demand scrapping of dam projects on Ganga
Hundreds of holy men in Varanasi held a rally on Saturday and demanded scrapping of dam projects on the River Ganga to save the livelihood of people. ANI

Railways pay tribute to Tagore by launching exhibition train
Indian Railways launched a special exhibition train, called the Sanskriti Express to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Tagore. ANI

Tripura pays tribute to Tagore on his 150th birth centenary
Morning processions and cultural programmes on Sunday marked the beginning of year-long celebrations of the 150th birth centenary of Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore across Tripura. ANI

Meerut hangman expresses desire to execute Kasab
Mammu Singh, a hangman with the Central Jail in Meerut has expressed desire to execute Mohammad Ajmal Amir Kasab, the lone surviving Pakistani gunman who was sentenced to death for his role in 2008 Mumbai attacks. ANI

IAF helps to evacuate injured policeman after J-K terrorist encounter
The Indian Air Foce (IAF) on Saturday successfully evacuated an injured senior head constable from Khor village in the Riasi Valley of Jammu and Kashmir region after a terrorist encounter. ANI

Duplicate pesticides affect apple production in Kashmir
Farmers in Jammu and Kashmirs Anantnag District are complaining their apple trees are getting affected because of the use of duplicate pesticides. ANI

PM says national committee to renew public interest in Tagore
The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Sunday said his government has set up a national committee with several senior union ministers, state chief ministers and many eminent scholars to suggest, formulate and plan a number of events to rekindle public interest in Gurudev Rabindranath Tagores rich cultural legacy. ANI

Hail storm destroys Kullus apple crop
A hail storm in Himachal Pradeshs Kullu District has destroyed nearly eighty percent of the areas apple crop. ANI

Major fire breaks out at plastic factory in Delhi
A massive fire gutted a plastic factory in the Narela area of New Delhi last night. ANI

Patna urban development affecting famed Malda mango production
Urban development in Patna is affecting the cultivation of the famous Malda mango of Digha. Farmers are suffering huge mango cultivation losses due to the cutting of trees. ANI

Police baton charge Congress, BJP activists in Ujjain
Activists of both the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) were baton charged by police at Ujjain on Saturday. ANI

Naga students take out a peace rally in Guwahati
Members of the Naga Students Association took part in a peace rally here on Saturday to express their solidarity with Naga sentiments. ANI

Scribes murder: Jharkhand Police issues notice to doctors
Police in Jharkhands Koderma District have issued a notice to three doctors who conducted the post mortem on dead Delhi journalist Nirupama Pathak. Pathak who was found dead at her home in Jharkhand last month. ANI

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