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Keshubhai Patel launches Gujarat Parivartan Party

AHMEDABAD: Former Gujarat chief minister, Mr Keshubhai Patel on Monday launched a new political outfit ‘Gujarat Parivartan Party’ ahead of the assembly elections, marking a decisive phase in his campaign against his bete noire and successor, Mr Narendra Modi.

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Sikhs shocked and angered by US Gurudwara shooting

NEW DELHI: Sikhs, led by the Prime Minister, Dr Manmohan Singh, voiced shock and anger Monday at the killing of worshippers at a Sikh temple in the US, with some suggesting American Muslims may have been the intended target.

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NDA to raise Assam violence, power failure in Parliament

NEW DELHI: The opposition BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) will raise the ethnic violence in Assam in which over 50 people have died, the massive electricity failure and the flood and drought situation in the country among other issues during the monsoon session of parliament that begins Wednesday.

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Ex-air hostess kills self; Haryana minister booked for abetment

NEW DELHI: Haryana Minister, Mr Gopal Kanda on Sunday landed in trouble as Delhi police registered a case of abetment to suicide against him after a former woman employee of his now defunct airline MDLR allegedly took her life accusing harassment by him.

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Non-Cong, non-BJP PM feasible in 2014: Advani

NEW DELHI: Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader, Mr L K Advani on Sunday dropped a bombshell saying that his party may not be able to form the next government, remarks that come in the wake of Mr Nitish Kumar opposing projection of Mr Narendra Modi as prime ministerial candidate in the 2014 polls.

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Fresh violence in lower Assam claims five lives

GUWAHATI: Fresh violence between immigrant minorities and Bodos erupted after a 10-day lull in lower Assam’s Chirang and Kokrajhar districts claiming five lives to push the death toll to 61 as indefinite curfew was reclamped in Chirang on Sunday.

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Flash floods kill 34 in Uttarakhand

DEHRA DUN: ITBP and police personnel today searched debris of flattened homes and dug rubbles to look for more bodies in rain-ravaged Uttarakhand where the toll due to the incessant downpour reached 34.

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