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Ukrainians confront Russian troops at Crimean bases

On the day Russian soldiers took over the Belbek military base in Crimea and fired shots at approaching Ukrainian soldiers, Ukrainian demonstrators gathered at the nearby military base in Kerch to proteste. Duration: 01:00 Mar 4, 2014
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Inflation fuels anger in Gilgit

Gilgit Baltistan, March 4: Gilgit Baltistan is on the brink… spiraling inflation coupled with increasing shortages is pushing the region into despair. Mar 4, 2014
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Pistorius murder trials enters second day

Lawyers for Paralympian Oscar Pistorius for a second day on Tuesday grilled a key witness at his murder trial who claims to have heard screams, then shots, as his girlfriend was killed. Duration: 00:42 Mar 4, 2014
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Pistorius murder trial enters second day

Lawyers for Paralympian Oscar Pistorius for a second day on Tuesday grilled a key witness at his murder trial who claims to have heard screams, then shots, as his girlfriend was killed. Duration: 00:29 Mar 4, 2014
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Haze shrouds Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur

Haze shrouded Malaysia's capital and its surroundings on Tuesday, causing "unhealthy" air quality due to fires from a drought that has led to water rationing. Duration: 00:29 Mar 4, 2014
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PM meets Sri Lankan President, Bangladeshi counterpart in Myanmar to foster economic ties

Myanmar, Mar 4 (ANI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh met Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa and his Bangladesh counterparty Sheikh Hasina to foster economic tie ups on Tuesday on the sidelines of a two-day economic summit in Myanmar. Prime Minister Singh is in Nay Pyi Taw to attend the Bay Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC). Mar 4, 2014
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Supreme Court extends Subrata Roys police custody

New Delhi, March 04 (ANI): Sahara Group Chief Subrata Roy will remain in police custody till Tuesday next, when the case will be heard again, said Supreme Court. While ordering the custody of Roy, the court, however, clarified that it was not an order on contempt. Two more directors of the company, Ravi Shankar Dubey and Ashok Roy Chaudhary were also ordered to be taken into custody. The court said that it was not happy with the proposal of Sahara on refund of money as “they have not come up with any concrete proposal and bank guarantee.” Earlier, Roy apologised to the Supreme Court for his failure to comply with the order to appear before it. Mar 4, 2014
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UP Health Minister appeals to doctors to end their strike, says investigation underway

Lucknow, Mar 4 (ANI): Speaking over strike by junior doctors in UP after which medical services remained paralyzed on the fourth day on Tuesday, state Health Minister Ahmad Hasan appealed the doctors to end their strike and said that the investigations in the matter are underway. He said that the doctor’s strike is unfortunate and that many people died due to lack of medical facilities and it is against medical ethics. Doctors have been sitting on a strike alleging that the administration is torturing the medical students. Mar 4, 2014
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BIMSTEC leaders meet to improve trade, transit and economic development

Myanmar, Mar 4 (ANI): The Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC) aiming to improve trade, transit and economic development among its members, convened summit on South and Southeast Asian development on Tuesday in Naypyitaw, Myanmar. Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Sri Lanka and Thailand are members of the Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC). Mar 4, 2014
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Doctors' strike cripples medical services in UP, SP smells political conspiracy

Kanpur, Moradabad, Allahabad, Lucknow, Mar 4 (ANI): Medical services remained paralysed in Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday as the strike by junior doctors entered the third day following the arrest of their co-workers after a scuffle with a legislator. Patients faced the brunt of the strike as doctors did not turn up in hospitals alleging that the administration is torturing the medical students. Mar 4, 2014
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IBF calls termination from AIBA 'unfortunate'

Chandigarh, Mar 4 (ANI): The International Boxing Association (AIBA) has terminated the Indian Boxing Federation (IBF) from its fold stating that the current set of office-bearers are damaging the image, reputation and interest of the sport. Reacting to the same, IBF Secretary General Rajesh Bhandari on Tuesday said that the decision of AIBA is very unfortunate. He also added that the decision has been taken without any inquiry. Mar 4, 2014