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Andaman and Nicobar Lt Gov proposes slew of safety guidelines post boat tragedy

Port Blair, Feb 11 (ANI): Lieutenant Governor of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Lt Gen (Retd) AK Singh, proposed a slew of security guidelines to ensure safety of tourists in an aftermath of the boat capsize tragedy that claimed 21 lives off Port Blair. Singh accepted that boat safety rules were slightly shaky and needed a serious review after the recent capsize tragedy so that such incidents do not repeat. Singh also said the islands were faced with many other issues such as lack of educational institutions and better healthcare centres. Addressing the issue of higher education, Singh said the administration was planning to open medical colleges in the islands that would accommodate large number of native students. Feb 11, 2014
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Pakistan air force to provide training to Iraqi air force

Islamabad, Feb 11 (ANI): Commander of the Iraqi Air Force, Lt. General Anwer Hamad Ameen Ahmed, who is on a visit to Pakistan with a nine-member delegation, met Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. A statement issued from the Prime Minister’s office said, during the meeting with Sharif, two agreements were signed between PAF and the Iraqi air force. According to the first agreement, PAF will provide training to Iraq Air Defence Force personnel in all spheres of modern Air Force concepts pertaining to special Air Defence and Air Crew. The agreement was signed by Pakistan’s Air Chief Marshal Tahir Rafique Butt from the Pakistani side and General Ahmed from the Iraqi side. Feb 11, 2014
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Naveen Patnaik not interested in development of Odisha: Rahul Gandhi

Bhubaneswar, Feb 11 (ANI): Attacking Odisha chief minister, Naveen Patnaik, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi said that Patnaik is not interested in development of students in the state. Rahul asked the students to take control of administration and urged them, especially, girls to join politics to change the opaque system. Feb 11, 2014
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Hollande state visit to US

French President Francois Hollande begins a state visit to the United States, flying with President Barack Obama to pay homage at the home of francophile US founding father Thomas Jefferson.Duration:01:18 Feb 11, 2014
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Beatles, Chopin tunes echo over Kiev barricade

Activists took to a piano perched on Kiev's most famous anti-government barricade Monday, playing Chopin, the national anthem and the Beatles' "Let it Be" as riot police looked on. Duration: 00:56 Feb 11, 2014
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Swiss referendum on immigration causes controversy

European Foreign Ministers in Brussels on Monday for talks one day after Swiss voters narrowly vote in favour of curbs on immigration from the EU. Business and political experts also react to the Swiss referendum. Duration: 01:26 Feb 11, 2014