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Cartoonists draw the line in freedom of expression debate

Attacks on Charlie Hebdo put political cartoons in the spotlight, with a debate over where to draw the line when it comes to freedom of expression. ATTENTION: Contains image of Charlie Hebdo front cover depicting Prophet Mohammed. Duration: 02:26 Jan 14, 2015
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Cuba frees 53 political prisoners as agreed in US deal

Haydee Gallardo and Angel Figueredo are 2 of the 53 political prisoners Cuba agreed to free in normalisation deal with US. Gallardo and Figueredo, who have been married for 38 years, spent 8 months in prison for "disorderly conduct". Duration: 01:28 Jan 14, 2015
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Lexus returns to racing on unprecedented scale

Lexus announced a global racing effort at the Detroit Auto Show, to be led by new track-bred RCF GT3. Also revealed was the new GSF, with Lexus' general manager saying the plan is to burnish credentials of 'F-brand' performance cars. Duration: 00:56 Jan 14, 2015
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Nigerians react to Boko Haram's threat

Reactions in Nigeria's economic hub Lagos to the recent offensive launched by Boko Haram, which has proclaimed a "caliphate" in areas under its control in the northeast, and is now threatening neighbouring Niger, Chad and Cameroon. Duration: 01:16 Jan 14, 2015
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Hollande leads ceremony to honour police killed in attacks

President Francois Hollande told grieving relatives of three police officers killed in Islamist attacks that they had "died so that we could live in freedom", as he decorated them posthumously in an emotional ceremony Tuesday. Duration: 00:54 Jan 14, 2015
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US pledges deeper security ties with Pakistan

The US is set to step up its security and intelligence efforts as the Pakistani government moves against militants in its restive northwest, top diplomat John Kerry says on a visit after a shocking school massacre. Duration: 00:56 Jan 13, 2015
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Tributes paid to French Muslim policeman at burial

French policeman Ahmed Merabet, a 40-year-old Muslim, has been buried in a Muslim cemetary outside Paris. He was coldly executed by gunmen as he lay injured on a Paris sidewalk as they fled Charlie Hebdo's offices. Duration: 01:49 Jan 13, 2015
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Education sector in shambles in PoK

Muzaffarabad, PoK, Jan 13: While Pakistan boasts of having improved the literacy rate in its occupied region of Kashmir, it has failed to provide quality education to region's students. Jan 13, 2015
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PM Modi greets people on Lohri

New Delhi, Jan 13 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has greeted people on the occasion of Lohri. In his message, the Prime Minister said, "Lohri greetings to everyone! May this festival brighten your lives with abundant happiness, prosperity and good health." The bonfire festival of Lohri is being observed and celebrated across Northern India today. The people of Punjab and Haryana primarily celebrate Lohri to signal the end of the Winter Solstice. This year, in Punjab and Haryana, the state governments and NGOs are going with the theme of saving the girl child. Jan 13, 2015