Summary The seizure was effected after due verification, the district police said. Investigating officer Dilip Tejankar said, "The accused were growing marijuana plants in 10-15 acres of cotton field along with cotton. Of the three culprits, two have been arrested. A total of 785 kilograms of marijuana has been seized from them." Tejankar added that the farmers kept the height of the marijuana crop to the same level as that of cotton to hide it.
Summary The details are not known. 7:00 am: Voting has begun in Maharashtra and Haryana for the high-stakes Assembly elections in both the states. The high stakes in the elections could be seen from the fact that Modi addressed 38 rallies in a period of 10 days in both the states in a campaign that virtually became Modi versus the rest.
Summary AURANGABAD: In an election that has a mere 84 women contestants among the 5,500 in the fray, the Kaij (SC) constituency stands out. Call it sheer coincidence or a faith in women power, but the BJP, the Congress, the NCP and the Shiv Sena have named women candidates in the constituency in Beed district.
Summary Aurangabad: Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the campaign for the assembly election from Beed district after paying homage to the late Rural Development Minister, Gopinath Munde and appealed to the voters to give a clear mandate the BJP for the sake of the development.
Summary F. Philippine and international journalists are remembering the massacre in Maguindanao province on November 23, 2009 with a repeated call for justice. Members of the International Federation of Journalists and the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines met with Philippine Justice Secretary Leila De Lima Saturday.
Summary The War on Terror memorial is a project spearheaded by the Alabama Gold Star Families, a group founded in 2007 that consists of state residents who have lost loved ones serving the country in the wake of 9/11.
Summary "The good news is that the interim deal that we entered into has definitely stopped Iran's nuclear program from advancing. .... So it's been successful," Obama told "This Week" anchor George Stephanopoulos in an exclusive interview.
Summary Being intersex isn't itself headline-worthy and, more importantly, our lives aren't headlines. Much of the coverage inaccurately refers to intersex to as a gender identity, using it as synonymous with transgender. But the part of my consciousness that being intersex takes up is a pretty great one: I love who I am, and I love my body, my identity, my intersex friends.