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A look back at week two of the Oscar Pistorius trial

Police procedures come under the spotlight during week two of the Oscar Pistorius trial -- as the athlete's lawyer accuses officers of incompetency and theft. He is on trial for the murder of his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Duration: 02:26 Mar 15, 2014
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Ecuador uses thousands of CCTV cameras to fight crime

CCTV camera surveillance is gaining ground in Ecuador. Introduced to fight crime the cameras are now omnipresent. While some welcome the initiative, others fear that they intrude on private lives or used to monitor political opponents. Duration:02:21 Mar 15, 2014
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19 killed in two bomb attacks in Pakistan

Two separate bomb attacks targeting security forces in Pakistan have killed 19 people according to officials, the latest violence to hit peace talks between the government and Taliban militants. Duration: 01:01 Mar 15, 2014
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US restaurants turn to tablets for speed dining

Restaurants like Chili's and Bolt Burgers, a fast-casual joint in Washington, are turning to touchscreen tablets to allow diners to place their orders, pay for meals, and even play games on the handheld devices. Duration: 00:54 Mar 15, 2014
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Slovaks vote for president, with PM in power play

Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico is poised to win a presidential election that begins Saturday, sparking concern that his leftist Social Democrats could monopolise power in the eurozone member. Duration: 00:47 Mar 15, 2014
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Fukushima nuclear workers rally against plant operator

A group of Fukushima nuclear plant workers rally outside the headquarters of operator Tokyo Electric Power, saying they are forced to work in unsafe conditions, as Japan moves closer to switching on a pair of shuttered reactors. Duration: 01:07 Mar 14, 2014
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Former Serbian president campaigns ahead of vote

Serbs will vote in snap polls on Sunday with the ruling Serbian Progressive Party (SNS) tipped to capitalise on a wave of public support after opening membership talks with the European Union. Duration: 00:43 Mar 14, 2014
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Cyprus scrambling back from the brink of bankruptcy

A year after a financial earthquake shattered years of prosperity in Cyprus, an austerity plan has put the eastern Mediterranean island back on track despite the bitter pill of rising unemployment. Duration: 02:35 Mar 14, 2014