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Liberia's senator elections underway despite Ebola fear

Despite the calls to delay Liberia's senatorial election once again to limit any further spread of Ebola, the national election commission on Thursday declared open the campaign to renew 15 our of the 30 senatorial seats. Duration: 01:08 Nov 21, 2014
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Ebola exposes weakness in African institutions: Machel

Nelson Mandela's widow Graca Machel severaly criticised on Friday the African reaction to the Ebola outbreak saying that the epidemic had "exposed the worst weaknesses of our institutions". Duration: 01:25 Nov 21, 2014
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Dutch teen in court after mum 'rescues' her from IS

A blonde, blue-eyed Dutch teenager from a Catholic family who was rescued by her mother after marrying an Islamic State fighter in Syria is to appear in court on terror charges. Duration: 00:55 Nov 21, 2014
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Russia's Lavrov urges compromise in Iran nuclear talks

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Friday that political will was needed to reach agreement in talks on Iran's nuclear programme in Vienna, but hoped common sense would prevail and a compromise would be found. Duration: 00:40 Nov 21, 2014
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Hong Kong democracy activists protest outside British consulate

A small group of protesters gather outside Hong Kong's British consulate to accuse the former colonial power of failing to stop China from wielding undue influence over elections and threatening freedoms guaranteed in a joint treaty. Duration: 00:34 Nov 21, 2014
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Ukraine's Poroshenko heckled by relatives of the Maidan dead

US Vice President Joe Biden will meet Ukraine's leaders Friday as the ex-Soviet country marks a year since the start of protests that toppled a pro-Russia regime and sparked the conflict ravaging the nation's east. Duration: 00:35 Nov 21, 2014
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Toyota's hydrogen fuel-cell green car soon available in the US

Toyota presented its hydrogen fuel-cell compact car called "Mirai" to US consumers at the Los Angeles auto show. The car should go on sale in 2015 for around $60.000. It combines stored hydrogen with oxygen to generate its own power. Duration: 01:18 Nov 21, 2014
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TMC leader Srinjoy Bose arrested in Saradha scam

New Delhi, Nov 21 (ANI): Trinamool Congress MP Srinjoy Bose has been arrested in connection with the Saradha chit fund scam. Bose is the second MP and third Trinamool Congress leader to be arrested in the multi-crore chit fund scam in which lakhs of people in West Bengal lost their savings. Earlier in the day before reaching the CBI office, Bose had dismissed reports of his involvement in the scam. Nov 21, 2014
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Sri Sri Ravi Shankar meets prime minister of Iraq

Erbil, Nov 21 (ANI): Indian spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar met Prime Minister of semi-autonomous Kurdistan region of Iraq, Nechirvan Barzani, and discussed plans to psychologically rehabilitate war-ravaged people. Prasad plans to teach yoga and meditation to a group of war-weary Iraqis, whom he hopes will extend their new-found inner peace to their nation. The Islamic State (IS) has caused international alarm by capturing large expanses of Iraq and Syria, declaring an Islamic "caliphate" that extends across the border between the two. His teachings are based on ancient principles of yoga, but he has added elements of his own and aligned it with meditation techniques. Nov 21, 2014