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India tackles toilet troubles

Indians mobilise to improve access to toilets, and end practice of low-caste women cleaning them by hand. Duration: 00:46 Nov 18, 2014
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Arun Jaitley launches 'Kisan Vikas Patra' to lure small investors

New Delhi, Nov 18 (ANI): Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday re-launched a certificate savings scheme in New Delhi to encourage investment for country's development. In a bid to encourage small savings among citizens, the successful scheme known as 'Kisan Vikas Patra (KVP)' or Farmer's Development Letter was re-launched. KVP are certificates issued by government of India that can be availed in the denominations of rupees 500, rupees 1,000, rupees 5,000 and rupees 10,000 at all post offices across India. Jaitley said that this scheme was intended to keep small investors away from fraudulent schemes that make attractive bids. Meanwhile, the investment made in the certificate scheme will double in 100 months and certificates can be issued in single or joint names and is transferable. The certificate can also be pledged as security to avail loans from the banks. Nov 18, 2014
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Saif Ali Khan and Ileana D'Cruz promote 'Happy Ending'

Mumbai, Nov 18 (ANI): Bollywood actors Saif Ali Khan and Ileana D'Cruz were spotted promoting their upcoming movie 'Happy Ending' in India' showbiz capital Mumbai recently. 'Happy Ending' is slated to release on 21st November 2014. Nov 18, 2014
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Musharraf: danger of proxy Pakistan-India war in Afghanistan

The departure of NATO combat forces from Afghanistan could push India and Pakistan towards a proxy war in the troubled state, Pakistan's former military ruler General Pervez Musharraf warns in an interview with AFP. Duration: 01:06 Nov 18, 2014
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Japan encourages eating of healthy and nutritious food

Tokyo/ Hanoi, Nov 18 (ANI): At the Trung Trac Primary School in Vietnam's capital Ho Chi Minh City, a "School Meal Project" was launched with an aim to standardize school meal in primary schools. The Ho Chi Minh City Education and Training Department and Ajinomoto Vietnam Company have cooperated with the Ho Chi Minh City Nutrition Center to promote the "School Meal Project" since 2012. The aim was to improve the nutrition and health status of students at primary schools in the city. The Ajinomoto Group is a global foods company offering Ajinomoto, an umami seasoning, and varieties of seasonings and processed food products in 130 countries worldwide. Ajinomoto Vietnam is not only committed to delivering deliciousness to homes across Vietnam, but is working to make a contribution to the health and well being of all Vietnamese. Nov 18, 2014
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HK leader says occupiers breaching the law

Hong Kong's leader Leung Chun-ying says it is "abundantly clear by now that the occupiers are and have been breaching the law of Hong Kong". Duration: 00:51 Nov 18, 2014
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Israelis react after Jerusalem synagogue attack

Two Palestinians armed with a gun and axes burst into a Jerusalem synagogue on Tuesday and killed four Israelis before being shot dead in the bloodiest attack in the city in years. Duration: 00:58 Nov 18, 2014