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PM Modi advocates for unity in India on guidelines of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel

New Delhi, Oct 31 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday paid tribute to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel in Delhi on the occasion of his birth anniversary, which is being commemorated as Rashtriya Ekta Diwas. Modi said that the country which forgets its history can never make history and that India can never forget or divide its history. He also talked about Patel’s association with Mahatma Gandhi. Modi said that India is a country of unity and diversity and that is the strength of the nation. Further, he also paid respect to Former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi on her death anniversary. Oct 31, 2014
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PM Narendra Modi administers unity pledge on Sardar Patel's birth anniversary

New Delhi, Oct 31 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday administered unity pledge on the occasion of 139th birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhai Patel. Modi administered pledge to thousands of people present to participate in 'Run for Unity' at Rajpath. Modi took pledge for unity in the nation. The government had earlier announced that it would observe the birth anniversary of Patel on October 31 every year as National Unity Day as a tribute to his efforts to unite India. Oct 31, 2014
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New York street harassment video goes viral

A video that shows a woman being pestered by men on the streets of New York has gone viral, sparking renewed debate about harassment endured by women and minority groups. Duration: 00:53 Oct 31, 2014
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Ebola inflicts heavy toll on Guinean potato trade

The Ebola epidemic has seen Senegal and Guinea Bissau close its borders with Guinea and the economic consequences have started to be felt, especially in Fouta Djallon, where the renowned potato industry has been hit hard. Duration: 02:01 Oct 31, 2014
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Pot-infused edibles raise concerns in Colorado

Colorado may have legalized marijuana for recreational use, but the debate around the decision still continues, with a recent - failed - attempt to ban cannabis-infused edibles. Duration: 01:53 Oct 31, 2014
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Israel closes Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa compound

Israel closed the flashpoint Al-Aqsa mosque compound on Thursday to all visitors following the shooting of a Jewish hardliner. The compound houses Islam's third holiest site, but is also the most sacred spot for Jews. Duration: 01:19 Oct 31, 2014
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Ugandan tech startup caters to local markets

Ugandan-based tech startup Kola Studios built a hit with their latest app Matatu - a play off a popular card game that has over 60,000 downloads. Their success is the latest sign of the region’s high-tech hopes. Duration: 02:26 Oct 31, 2014
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French far-right magazine editor fined for 'monkey' jibe

A court has charged the editor of a French far-right newspaper Jean-Marie Molitor a 10,000 euro fine after he featured a cover calling Justice Minister Christiane Taubira 'crafty as a monkey.' Duration: 00:55 Oct 30, 2014