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** British firm ‘avoids paying tax’ in Zambia – Report by UK charity ActionAid finds major food company has paid almost no income tax in African state since 2007.
** Pakistan’s Zardari saved by the Swiss, skips out on graft case – Switzerland refused to reopen a long-running graft case against Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari as he enjoys immunity as head of state, Pakistan’s law ministry said on Sunday.
** Tens of millions bathe in Ganges at India’s Kumbh Mela – Tens of millions of Hindus plunged into the sacred waters of India’s river Ganges on Sunday, the most auspicious day of the world’s largest religious festival.
** Telesur news channel gives Cubans glimpse of world – There have been some strange sights on Cuban TV sets recently.
** US military in Afghanistan starts equipment withdrawal via Pakistan – The United States has started the withdrawal of military equipment from Afghanistan as at least 25 containers crossed the Torkham border point heading to the Pakistani port city of Karachi for shipment, local media reported on Sunday.
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