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Kiev protesters paint symbolic giant map of Ukraine

Young protesters have painted a symbolic map of Ukraine in front of the parliament building in Kiev. The "map of Ukraine's losses" is a protest against the central government's passivity in the eastern regions. Duration: 00:57 May 1, 2014
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UN stresses gravity of the situation in war-torn Sudan

Top UN rights officials vowed Wednesday to do everything in their power to prevent conflict-wracked South Sudan from sliding into genocide, and warned the warring factions they would be held responsible if famine breaks out. Duration: 00:47 May 1, 2014
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Abu Dhabi International Book Fair 2014 opens

The Abu Dhabi International Book Fair opened its doors for the 2014 edition on Wednesday in the United Arab Emirate with 1,200 participants publishing in different languages. Duration: 00:54 May 1, 2014
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UN aid chief in war-torn S.Sudan meets with rebel leader

The United Nations' aid chief in war-torn South Sudan Tuesday held talks with rebel leader Riek Machar before vowing to do everything possible to prevent the country from sliding into genocide. Duration: 00:45 May 1, 2014
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South Africans in UK get to vote early in general election

South Africans living in London vote, a week before their country's May 7 general election, which comes 20 years after its first ever all-race, democratic election ended decades of racial oppression under the apartheid system. Duration: 00:58 May 1, 2014
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Rebels lift siege of police HQ in Ukraine's Lugansk

Pro-Russian insurgents Wednesday lifted an armed siege of a regional police headquarters in the eastern Ukrainian city of Lugansk, after the chief officer agreed to resign. Duration: 00:59 Apr 30, 2014
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EC asks Gujarat police to file FIR against Modi, Politicos welcome move

New Delhi, April 30 (ANI): Political parties welcomed Election Commission's move wherein the Commission asked the Gujarat police to file an FIR against BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Wednesday. Congress leader Manish Tewari said that its incumbent for the EC to take such an action. AAP leader Prashant Bhushan also welcomed the move and said that it is not for the first time that BJP has done something like this. He said that BJP do not care about the poll panel and that he should be banned from future election campaign. Modi had delivered a political speech holding his party sign after casting his vote in Ahmedabad. Apr 30, 2014
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Kashmir casts votes as India steps on Seventh phase of General Elections

Srinagar, April 30 (ANI): First-time voters lined up outside polling booths in Srinagar on Wednesday to cast their ballot in a crucial stage of general election. People in Srinagar came out in large numbers to cast their ballot for development and progress, despite shutdown called by separatists. Security forces were nevertheless keeping a close vigil to protect the voters. First time voter Shahid Amir said that he wanted to change the government there. Meanwhile, another voter, Shakeel Ahmed, ruled out any possibility of boycotting the elections. Voting in the world's most populous democracy is phased over several weeks, ending on May 12. Results are due to be announced on May 16. Apr 30, 2014
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Recent accidents dented Indian Navy's image: Admiral Robin K Dhowan

Visakhapatnam, April 30 (ANI): Indian Navy Chief Admiral Robin K Dhowan on Wednesday said that the recent chain of catastrophic accidents had affected the image of the Indian Navy in Vishakhapatnam city of Andhra Pradesh. Admiral Dhowan after resuming the post of India's Navy Chief made his first visit to the Eastern Naval Command on Wednesday in Vishakhapatnam. He was seen reviewing a ceremonial Parade and addressed the personnel as well. Apr 30, 2014