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WWII landings re-enacted in Italy on 70th anniversary

Soldiers waded onto a beach, fighter planes flew overhead and jeeps filed along the seaside at Anzio in Italy this weekend as the resort town marks the 70th anniversary of Allied landings during World War II. Duration: 01:35 Jan 26, 2014
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Separatists in Kashmir call for shutdown on Republic Day.

Srinagar, Jan 26 (ANI): Separatists called for a complete shutdown in Jammu and Kashmir on 65th Republic Day on Sunday. The shutdown call was given by hardliner Kashmiri separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani and was supported by a host of separatist groups. All shops, business establishments, and the public transport remained shut. Every year the separatists announce shutdown on Republic Day and Independence Day. Meanwhile, heavy security has been deployed in the state to foil any attempt by militants to disturb the Republic day function. Jan 26, 2014
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Legal services centre opens in rebel infested Jharkhand

Jharkhand, Jan 26 (ANI): The Supreme Court launched a Legal Services Authority Centre in rebel infested Jharkhand to provide legal aid to the residents of the area. The centre was inaugurated by the legal advisory body in Ramgarh district in Jharkhand. Jan 26, 2014
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Kamal Haasan to get Padma Bhushan, thanks govt

Chennai, Jan 26 (ANI): Well-known actor Kamal Haasan will be awarded the Padma Bhushan award for his contribution to Indian cinema. The Padma Bhushan is one of the highest civilian awards of the country, given for distinguished service of high order. This award is conferred upon by the President at a ceremonial function at the Rashtrapati Bhawan. The actor who had won the Padma Shri in 1990 has been in the film industry for over five decades and acted in nearly 200 films. Hassan on Sunday thanked the government for choosing him over many others. Jan 26, 2014
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AAP to contest all 26 LS seats in Gujarat, says each individual would feel empowered

Ahmedabad, Jan 26 (ANI): After Congress, Arvind Kejriwal- led Aam Aadmi Party is all set to expose the development propaganda of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi. Aam Aadmi Party had said that they will put up a strong candidate against chief minister in Lok Sabha polls. The party will also launch Jhaadu Yatra in Gujarat from Monday as part of its campaign for the elections. AAP Leader Ashutosh on Sunday said now each individual would feel empowered and added that they will not depend on one person to run their state. Jan 26, 2014
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Maoists torch trucks in Jharkhand

Gumla /Gaya, Jan 26 (ANI): Maoists torched three trucks in Gumla district of Jharkhand for not paying the levy demanded by them, said drivers. The incident has inflicted fear among the truck drivers, who say no one comes to their rescue to solve their problems. There have been reports of setting trucks ablaze by Maoists in the past. After the attack, the Maoists left behind a list of their demands. Meanwhile, in Bihar police arrested one Maoist in Kabir village. The Maoist identified as Aayodhya Ravidas was a wanted rebel responsible for various crimes. Jan 26, 2014
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West Bengal celebrates 65th Republic Day

Kolkata, Jan 26 (ANI): West Bengal celebrated India's 65th Republic Day on Sunday. Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee while walking on the Indira Gandhi Sarani greeted common people. West Bengal Governor MK Narayanan unfurled the national flag. Jan 26, 2014
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Maharashtra Governor unfurls tricolor

Mumbai, Jan 26 (ANI): Maharashtra Governor K Shankar Narayanan on Sunday unfurled the tricolor and took Republic Day salute in Mumbai on the occasion of Republic Day. Jan 26, 2014
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India, Japan open strategic dialogue on technology collaborations

New Delhi, Jan 26 (ANI): India and Japan discussed strategic and technological collaborations as Asia's two largest economies close ranks against mutual rival, China, by strengthening business and bilateral ties. Japanese Premier Shinzo Abe, along with his wife Akie Abe arrived in New Delhi on Saturday afternoon. India's Trade Minister, Anand Sharma applauded Tokyo's commitment to the Indo-Japanese relations and called for strengthening the pact, bolstering business ties between the two Asian giants. Jan 26, 2014