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Hooda's father figures in book of records - Indiatalkies.com

Chandigarh, April 22: The Limca Book of Records has included the name of Ranbir Singh, father of Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda, for his national record of being member of seven different legislatures.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

The Indian Express

Pak won't dare attack jawans after Modi becomes PM: Shah

Shah also said that SP president Mulayam Singh Yadav dreamt of becoming the prime minister.

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Newsday

Indian elections: Hope and anger in transgender community

For the first time, India's transgender people will be able to choose their gender as "other" on ballot forms following on from an Election Commission order of November 2009.

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Poll: Indians View Rape as Big Problem, Laws Lax

A new poll shows that Indians view rape as a big problem in their country and think the criminal justice system is inadequate to deal with it.

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Reuters

In Indian mining town, nexus between politics and crime plays out

Stooping to feed grain to a black cow as a religious offering at his unfinished mansion, Indian politician and rags-to-riches millionaire B. Sreeramulu may need help from the gods if he is to win a hard-fought race for the parliamentary seat of Bellary.

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Reuters

India's Modi condemns anti-Muslim remarks; colleagues remain defiant

Indian opposition leader Narendra Modi on Tuesday distanced himself from colleagues on the Hindu far right, saying they must focus on development issues in the election campaign, rather than rail against minority Muslims and liberals.

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Star-Telegram.com

Suspected rebels kill 3 in Indian Kashmir villages

Suspected rebels in India-controlled Kashmir gunned down two village elders and one victim's son in attacks that police said were aimed at scaring off voters in the country's general election.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

International Business Times

Militants Kill Three Before Voting in Kashmir

Militants killed three men in the restive Kashmir region on Monday, police said, in attacks that appeared intended to intimidate locals who are due to vote in a general election this week.

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Two killed in Bengal blast, incident under EC scanner - Indiatalkies.com

Kolkata, April 21: Two people died after some explosives kept inside a room went off Monday in West Bengal's Birbhum district, police said.

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Finance ministry official's relative held for bribery - Indiatalkies.com

New Delhi, April 21: The CBI Monday arrested the relative of a finance ministry official for accepting a bribe of Rs.5 lakh from a man in Chennai on his behalf, said an official.

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Leopard Attacks Residents In Central India

You can see the video here . New Delhi Television calls it "an indication of increased conflicts between man and animal."

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KSWO

Sub search for missing jet two-thirds complete

Authorities say a driver trying to park before an Easter concert at a packed Florida church inadvertently drove into the building and through a concrete outer wall and several pews, injuring about 20 people.

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Newkerala.com

Terror groups now pick sophisticated Indian-made arms, ammunition

By Alok Singh, New Delhi, April 20 : Terror groups in India, like the banned Indian Mujahideen, are relying more on indigenously made weapons and ammunition, from underground "arms factories", rather than smuggling them in from abroad.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Brandon Sun

Malaysia, Flight 370 relatives talk financial help; another plane makes emergency landing

In this map provided on Sunday, April 20, 2014, by the Joint Agency Coordination Centre details are presented in the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in the southern Indian Ocean.

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Iol.co.za

Facebook lover kills woman in India

A 22-year-old man shot dead a woman he had befriended online and then shot himself after discovering she had misled him about her age and marital status, police in India said Sunday.

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The Times of India

India's democracy reaches out to lone voter in Gir

AHMEDABAD, He remains one of India's most prized voters. Mahant Bharatdas Darshandas is the lone voter in the midst of Gujarat's Gir forest, home to the Asiatic lion, for whom an entire election team sets up a polling booth every election - and will do so again on April 30. Darshandas, in his early 60s, is the lone occupant of a hamlet called Banej ... (more)

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The China Post

Indian transgender stands for office after landmark ruling

With a tight budget and a humble autorickshaw, a pioneering Indian transgender is campaigning in her southern hometown for a seat in parliament, just days after the country's highest court recognized "third gender" people.

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Malaysia Airlines flight returning to airport

Malaysia Airlines Flight 192, which was headed to Bangalore, India, has turned around and is returning to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, the airline said Sunday.

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Tri-cityherald.com

Va. couple seek to adopt 10-year-old from India

Tobey and Todd Thurston hold a portrait of Mahesh Paratan, 10, a young boy from Hyderabad, India who they're trying to adopt on April 11, 2014 in Lynchburg, Va.

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Youth choose innovative ways for community service (Feature) - Indiatalkies.com

New Delhi, April 20: It is Sunday and in a park in south Delhi's Shahpur Jat urban village, a 17-year-old boy is talking about the environment, hygiene and sanitation to a discerning audience of children.

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