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BJP slams AAP govt over 10-hour power cut threat by BSES Yamuna

New Delhi, Jan 31 (ANI): Reacting to BSES' threat of 8-10 hours of power cut in central and eastern Delhi, BJP Spokesperson Capt Abhimanyu slammed the AAP government and said that the party promised the people of low power tariffs but any promise should not come in the way of the city's development and progress. The BSES has written to the government that it has no money to buy power as tariffs are too low. Jan 31, 2014
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Divided Thailand set for chaotic election

Tens of thousands of police will be deployed across Thailand on Sunday for a tense election seen as a test of the kingdom's fragile democracy, with opposition threatening to lay siege to polling stations to prevent ruling party returning to power Jan 31, 2014
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Verdict day for Knox in fresh murder appeal

Lawyers arrive at the Florence court where Italian judges will decide on Thursday whether to uphold or overturn American Amanda Knox's conviction for the murder of her British housemate, in the case's fourth verdict in six years. Duration: 00:55 Jan 31, 2014
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Pak seeks early solution to intra-Kashmir trade issue

Islamabad, Jan 31 (ANI): Pakistan said it wants early solution to the issue relating to suspension of intra-Kashmir trade, so that the trade on this sector could continue. Efforts by India and Pakistan to increase trade and ease tension in disputed Kashmir have suffered a blow with Indian police saying they had seized more than 100 kilograms (220 lb) of heroin concealed in a truck full of nuts coming from the Pakistan side. Pakistan halted cross-border trade and bus travel across the Himalayan region after the seizure, and after New Delhi summoned Pakistan's acting envoy in protest. Pakistan's Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Tasnim Aslam said the issue was under discussion between the two countries and it would be resolved soon. Jan 31, 2014
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No easy ride for homeward bound China bikers

While many of China's 245 million migrant workers travel home to their families on jam-packed trains or buses for the Lunar New Year some choose to hit the road on motorcycles. Duration: 00:42 Jan 31, 2014