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Obama congratulates Republicans on midterm poll win

US President Barack Obama congratulated his Republican opponents on their midterm election victory. On the hill, re-elected Kentucky Senator Mitch McConnell vowed that the divided government would "function". Duration: 01:18 Nov 6, 2014
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Ebola treatment centre opens in Sierra Leone

A new British Ebola treatment facility opens to patients in Kerry Town, Sierra Leone. Construction has begun on five other treatment facilities, at Port Loko, Makeni, Moyamba, and two more centres in Freetown. Duration: 00:59 Nov 6, 2014
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Suu Kyi says Myanmar reform process 'stalled' in 2013

Myanmar's reform process is "stalling", opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi said Wednesday, warning the United States against over-optimism before a visit by President Barack Obama to the former pariah state. Duration: 00:41 Nov 6, 2014
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Analyst: US midterm results will mean more confrontation

A political analyst says the results of US midterms will make Congress more confrontational when dealing with President Obama, warning voters won't be impressed if politicians can't work together in the run-up to the 2016 election. Duration: 01:19 Nov 6, 2014
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Mexico arrests former mayor over missing students

Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto has congratulated investigators and security forces for the arrest of the fugitive former mayor of Iguala and his wife, the alleged masterminds behind the disappearance of 43 students. Duration: 01:35 Nov 5, 2014
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Israeli FM in Cyprus for gas talks

Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman met his Cypriot counterpart Ioannis Kasoulides during an official visit to the divided Mediterranean island. Duration: 01:12 Nov 5, 2014
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PM Modi chairs meeting to review connectivity-related infrastructure sectors

New Delhi, Nov 5 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday chaired a high-level meeting to review the progress of work towards achievement of targets in the connectivity-related infrastructure sectors of roads, railways, shipping and civil aviation. Talking about the Sagarmala project PM Modi said that the project must lay stress on 'port-led development'. PM during the meeting emphasized on the need for faster inter-ministerial coordination and resolution of issues. He even urged the top officials to undertake cyber-visits of all major project locations once a month in order to keep a track of the progress of work on a real-time basis. Nov 5, 2014
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Bangalore Police ensures safety of school children after six-year old's alleged rape

Bangalore, Nov 5 (ANI): Bangalore Police Commissioner M N Reddi on Wednesday said that all necessary steps of installing CCTV cameras to ensure security of the school children will be put in place as the institution will be reopening on Thursday. The decision was taken after a meeting with the school management committee, the parents association and Bangalore police. Earlier on October 29, a six-year-old was allegedly raped twice at the private school in Bangalore city. The girl was sexually assaulted by a school teacher on two occasions. Reportedly the accused is a 37-year-old faculty member, identified as Jaishankar, and teaches Hindi as a subject. Many parents still feel skeptical over the safety and security measures on the school premises for their children. Nov 5, 2014