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What is causing hundreds of thousands of people to go blind in Ethiopia?

Lifelines profiles the extraordinary work of global health workers in their quest to rid the world of the deadly, neglected diseases and conditions that keep millions of people in poverty. Watch now: http://aje.me/1lFRNi2
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In Pictures: One year after the Rana Plaza building collapse on the outskirts of Dhaka, Bangladesh, the nightmare continues for many survivors as they struggle to come to terms with the life-changing trauma. | http://aje.me/1ifp4Zc
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Mumbai goes to the polls today. Social activist Medha Patkar is contesting the parliamentary elections on the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) ticket. She is expected to put up a stiff competition against the Congress and the BJP candidates. Al Jazeera follows her on the campaign trail: http://aje.me/1jAJfSz #IndiaElections
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"I am a practising Buddhist and meditate. That is why I have the tattoo - not out of disrespect for Buddhism," said Naomi Coleman, who Sri Lankan authorities have decided to deport because of her Buddha tattoo. http://aje.me/1l2gqmp
British tourist with image of Buddha on her arm to be deported for 'hurting religious sentiments'.
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"When the genocide started, we all had to run and hide. In those first days, I went out each day to find food for us where we were hiding. It was a very, very frightening time"

Rwandans reflect on how the genocide shaped their lives | Read more : http://aje.me/1lEyH7A
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The agony of war can be quite devastating.. Pains that takes time to heal and fears that might last a lifetime
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The world's biggest election in India, which passed the halfway mark last week, has entered its second-biggest day of staggered polls. In the multi-phase election, voters of 117 constituencies in the following 11 states and one union territory will cast their ballots. | Read more: http://aje.me/QzYa8I #IndiaElections
Eleven states and a union territory voting for 117 seats in the Lok Sabha parliamentary elections.
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Fault Lines explores what happens when aggressive corporations search for profits in outer space. Watch now: http://aje.me/1ifWM0B
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"The rain soaked up, then washed away all the minerals in the soil. So for the next two years, whatever crops we plant, they won't be as good a quality as before." Farmers in Nashik, Maharastra are unable to survive on damaged croplands, and delayed aid due to ongoing India elections makes it worse. Al Jazeera's Faiz Jamil reports on the issue that is behind suicides in the community. http://aje.me/1gQVidG
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Very sad. This is clearly due to claimat change and something must be done to reduce this kind of disaster from taking place .
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Leader of India's Aam Aadmi (Common Man) Party, Arvind Kejriwal, has filed his nomination to fight elections from the holy city of Varanasi against Narendra Modi, the Hindu nationalist leader widely seen as the front-runner to be country's next prime minister. http://aje.me/1iLjwKu #IndiaElections
Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal files his nomination papers to fight elections against BJP leader Narendra Modi.
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Social activist Medha Patkar is contesting the parliamentary elections in Mumbai on an Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) ticket. She is expected to put up a stiff competition against the ruling Congress party and the right-wing Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidates. Al Jazeera follows her on the campaign trail: http://aje.me/1gQT4v0 #IndiaElections
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Hope Medha Patkar wins.
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Al Jazeera English, the 24-hour English-language news and current affairs channel, is headquartered in Doha, Qatar.
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Al Jazeera English is an international news channel, holding over 70 bureaus around the world which span six different continents. Since being established in 2006, it has continued to grow in reach and popularity due to its global coverage, especially from underreported regions. The channel currently broadcasts to over 250m households across 130 countries.
 
Al Jazeera English has been recognized for its distinguished reporting and programming including being awarded the Columbia Journalism Award and “Best 24 Hour News Program” at the 48th and 50th Annual Monte-Carlo Television Festival. Al Jazeera English has also won Best News Channel three years running at the UK's Freesat awards and received awards from the Royal Television Society, Amnesty International and YouTube. The channel has received nominations for international Emmy awards in both the News and Current Affairs categories, and from the Royal Television Society awards as the 2009 and 2010 “News Channel of the Year” in the UK.