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Hungary turns to black market for a smoke

Several months after the Hungarian government shut almost 90 percent of the country's licensed cigarette vendors in a bid to dissuade people from smoking, the black market for cigarettes has surged. Duration: 01:59 Dec 24, 2013
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2013: The year CAR spiralled towards civil war

2013 has seen Central African Republic descend into a spiral of violence, first as northern rebels staged a coup to oust the president, then more recently as sectarian attacks saw 1,000 lose their lives. Duration: 02:31 Dec 24, 2013
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Bhopal: Lokayukta unearths assets worth over 50 lakh from NVDA Engineer's house

Bhopal, Dec 24 (ANI): Bhopal Lokayukta Police on Tuesday recovered assets worth over 50 lakh rupees including cash and jewellery from the residence of Narmada Valley Development Authority Engineer Prahlad Singh Patel during a raid. On receiving information about possible illicit amount of money, the Lokpal personnel conducted the raid. Dec 24, 2013
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Section 377: Naz Foundation files review petition against SC order

Mumbai, Dec 24 (ANI): Speaking on a review petition filed by Naz Foundation against the Supreme Court judgment on Section 377 lawyer, Anand Grover on Tuesday said that they are seeking review of judgment on the SC ruling given on article 377 and for that they have filed a review petition on Tuesday. Dec 24, 2013
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Amit Shah 'won't be charged' in Ishrat Jahan Case, Politicos react

New Delhi/Ahmedabad, Dec 24 (ANI): Even as the CBI is poised to file a supplementary chargesheet in the Ishrat Jahan 'fake' encounter case, with sources telling former Gujarat home minister Amit Shah will not be named in the case as speculated politicos on Tuesday reacted on the same. Dec 24, 2013
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National Student federations vent anger against the misrule of government

Muzaffarabad, Dec 24: Problems in Pakistan occupied Kashmir are never ending. Ever since the deadly earthquake occurred in 2005, they have only compounded and progress has come to a grinding halt, leaders make hollow promises but do little to fulfill them. National student federation took out massive protest against the government misrule. Dec 24, 2013
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Glittering jewellery dazzles visitors at Jaipur

Jaipur, Dec 24 (ANI): Exquisite gold and diamond pieces dazzled visitors thronging a Jewellery exhibition in Jaipur. The spiralling inflation and sky rocketing price of gold did not dampen the enthusiasm of the people who had thronged the jewellery show. The high profile event which takes place in the month of December every year, witnessed the participation of over 30,000 people. An organizer of the show, Ashok Singhi, attributed the surge in the footfall to the variety of jewellery that was provided at a reasonable price under one roof. Dec 24, 2013
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Indian markets glitter with spirit of Christmas

Tripura/ Guwahati, Dec 24 (ANI): Cities glowed with fairy lights, markets bustled with cheer and churchbells rang for midnight mass as pre-Christmas celebrations ushered a festive mood across India. Markets across India witnessed a heavy rush with thousands of people flooding the shops decked up with the attractive knickknacks ahead of Christmas. An exuberant wave of festive cheer could be felt in Assam, where people prepared for the festival with gusto and high spirit. Dec 24, 2013
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Cold wave grips northern India as temperatures dip further

New Delhi/ Shimla, Dec 24 (ANI): Cold wave gripped northern India as temperatures dipped further on Tuesday and dense smog enveloped the region, forcing many people to stay indoors. Regions in the foothills of Himalayas received fresh snowfall on Sunday, much to the delight of hundreds of tourists from the plains and the residents as well. After the snowfall, mercury dropped considerably, causing inconvenience to many and forcing people, especially children, to stay indoors. The temperature in most places has dropped to sub-zero. As per data available with the meteorology department in Shimla, the minimum temperature recorded was -1.0 degree Celsius. People shivered as icy winds lashed the region and cut through their bones. Dec 24, 2013