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World's largest cruise ship docks in Southampton

Oasis of the Seas, the world's largest cruise ship, called at the Port of Southampton. The Royal Caribbean ship, docking for the first time in the UK, accommodates over 5,400 guests and is operated by over 2,000 crew members. Duration: 00:56 Oct 16, 2014
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Turkey opposition says government creating police state

The Turkish government presents a bill granting greater powers to the security forces after dozens of people died in a wave of Kurdish-led protests, with the opposition accusing the authorities of creating a "police state." Duration: 00:32 Oct 16, 2014
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Catalan parties at odds with Mas over independence vote

After Catalonia's president Artur Mas waters down plans for a referendum under pressure from authorities in Madrid many independence-minded politicians in the region including the Catalan Republican Left are at odds with leadership. Duration: 00:50 Oct 16, 2014
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DR Congo Ebola survivor lost most of her relatives to virus

Beating the deadly Ebola virus is possible. Half of the fourteen people admitted to the clinic in Lokolia, a city in northwest Democratic Republic of the Congo, have survived the disease, among them 58-year-old Marie Boongo Songo. Duration: 00:58 Oct 15, 2014
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Missing Mexico students not among 28 in mass grave

The mystery over the fate of 43 Mexican students missing since an attack by gang-linked police last month deepened Tuesday after authorities said none were among 28 bodies found in a mass grave. Duration: 00:50 Oct 15, 2014
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Election Commission briefs about voter turnout in Haryana & Maharashtra

New Delhi, Oct 15 (ANI): Election Commission on Wednesday held a press conference and briefed about the assembly elections which were held in Haryana and Maharashtra. ECI deputy election commissioner Sudhir Tripathi said that the voter turnout in Maharashtra till 5 pm was recorded at 54.5%. He added that the voter turnout percentage is likely to be increased upto 62% till voting time ends. Another deputy election commissioner Umesh Sinha said that Haryana had the highest voter turnout ever in the assembly elections reaching around 73%. Oct 15, 2014
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Uncertain future for Uruguay's cannabis law

The legalisation of cannabis in Uruguay is going through a difficult start. Though users can now register to cultivate up to six plants for personal use, it is still unknown when marijuana will be available in pharmacies. Duration: 01:08 Oct 15, 2014
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Supreme Court slams Centre over Ganga cleaning project

New Delhi, Oct 15 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Wednesday slammed the Centre over the Ganga cleaning project and questioned about its vision for the project. During the hearing of the case, the apex court asked the Centre whether it has a vision which is similar to that of Delhi Metro former chairman E Sreedharan. Lawyer Vijay Panjwani said that the SC has asked for reports of all the meetings which were held between the central government and central pollution control. Oct 15, 2014
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Politicos react as Home Secretary says he told Qureshi to quit willingly

New Delhi, Oct 15 (ANI): Political leaders reacted on Wednesday after Home Secretary said that he told Uttarakhand Governor Aziz Qureshi to quit willingly. Congress leader Rashid Alvi said that the Governor’s office is an eminent one, so Home Secretaries should not interfere. CPI leader Atul Anjan said that Prime Minister should sack the Home Secretary and uphold the rights of the Constitution. BJP leader Nalin Kohli said that the Governor’s themselves are responsible for their decision. RJD leader Manoj Jha said that Governor’s office should be respected and it is not correct for democracy that Governor’s be forced to resign. Oct 15, 2014