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Arty commuting in sparkling Naples metro

Commuting has never been so arty -- taking the metro in Naples is now a cultural experience with the opening this week of the latest stop in a spectacular network of "art stations" by international designers. Duration: 02:19 Dec 5, 2013
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Russian FM raps NATO over Ukraine protest comments

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Wednesday accused NATO of interfering in Ukrainian affairs, saying he did not understand why it felt it had the right to comment on Kiev's handling of mass street protests. Duration: 00:36 Dec 5, 2013
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Coal rush ravages Borneo

A coal rush that has drawn international miners to East Kalimantan province has ravaged the capital, Samarinda, which risks becoming one giant coal pit if mining expands any further. Duration: 00:41 Dec 4, 2013
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Rayala-Telangana Proposal is unacceptable: TRS

Hyderabad, Dec 04 (ANI): Supporters of Telanagana Rashtriya Samiti (TRS) on Wednesday protested against the central government’s proposal for including two more districts in the new state of Telanagana, to be carved out of Andhra Pradesh. The party had called for protests in the region for three days, starting from Tuesday and had even appealed the Prime Minister to withdraw such proposal. Dec 4, 2013
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KC Tyagi on Nawaz Sharifs statement over Kashmir

New Delhi, Dec 04 (ANI): Reacting over Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s statement that Kashmir is a flashpoint that can trigger a fourth war between Pakistan and India anytime, Janata Dal (United) leader KC Tyagi on Wednesday said that after facing defeats in previous wars in the past, he cannot understand what made Sharif give such statement. He also said that Sharif must refrain from making such remarks. Dec 4, 2013
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Chidambaram cautions tax evaders, offers last chance

Bangalore, Dec 04 (ANI): Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram offered one last opportunity to tax evaders to come clean and pay taxes as early as possible, during a press conference in Bangalore on Wednesday. Meanwhile, he also discussed about the Voluntary Compliance Encouragement Scheme (VCES) which was announced during the country’s financial budget of 2013-14. He also emphasized that people should make most of the government’s generosity in such schemes. Dec 4, 2013
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Temporary Thai truce on eve of king's birthday

Thailand's anti-government protesters and security forces observe a temporary truce as the nation prepares to mark the birthday of the revered king, after police stepped back in a dramatic move to calm violent clashes. Duration: 01:17 Dec 4, 2013
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Arunachal pays homage to 1962 war heroes

Itanagar, Dec 4 (ANI): At least 100 veterans and families of martyrs of the 1962 Chinese aggression were honoured at a three-day event organized by the Sanskar Bharati Purbottar in Itanagar. Chief Minister Nabam Tuki attended the valedictory function and felicitated family members of the martyrs along with Governor Lieutenant General (Retired) Nirbhay Sharma. The leaders praised the services rendered by Indian soldiers along the international borders. Tuki also announced the setting up of a new war memorial at Itanagar in memory of soldiers who had died in the 1962 war. The event was attended by 1962 war veteran Lt. Gen (Retd) V.M Patil, actor Mukesh Khanna and several renowned artists from across the country. Participants from the northeastern states also presented various colorful cultural programmes. Dec 4, 2013