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Police: Couple wanted 2 Amish girls for slaves

  • relationship: She was in a master-slave relationship," Riendeau said.
  • kidnapping: Fowler Justice Paul Lamson ruled Thursday there's reasonable cause to believe Vaisey committed felony kidnapping.
  • jail: Howells, who also is jailed, waived his right to a hearing.
  • avoid: The Amish typically avoid modern technology, and the family had to work with an artist who spoke their language, a German dialect known as Pennsylvania Dutch, to produce a sketch of the older girl.
  • slave: Police: Couple wanted 2 Amish girls for slaves- Yahoo News.

Fence to stem human-elephant conflict

  • pilot: The researchers say they are now in the process of showing members of the communities around the pilot project sites in an attempt to popularise the scheme.
  • pilot: One kilometre of palmyra fence can provide a minimum of 270 metric tonnes of fruit for the wild elephants and adds around 2,500 trees to the vegetation based on the results of the pilot project implemented in four regions of the country.
  • vegetation: One kilometre of palmyra fence can provide a minimum of 270 metric tonnes of fruit for the wild elephants and adds around 2,500 trees to the vegetation based on the results of the pilot project implemented in four regions of the country.
  • option: The option is cost effective, durable and sustainable, Ranasinghe Perera, head of the programme Practical Action in Sri Lanka, told the BBC Tamil Service.
  • process: The researchers say they are now in the process of showing members of the communities around the pilot project sites in an attempt to popularise the scheme.

Violence erupts in Liberia's Ebola-hit slum

  • treatment: Given the extent of the crisis, the WHO has authorised largely untested treatments-- including ZMapp and the Canadian-made VSV-EBO V vaccine, whose possible side effects on humans are not known.
  • possible: Given the extent of the crisis, the WHO has authorised largely untested treatments-- including ZMapp and the Canadian-made VSV-EBO V vaccine, whose possible side effects on humans are not known.
  • vaccine: Given the extent of the crisis, the WHO has authorised largely untested treatments-- including ZMapp and the Canadian-made VSV-EBO V vaccine, whose possible side effects on humans are not known.
  • react: Residents of West Point, where club-wielding youths stormed an Ebola medical facility on Saturday, reacted with fury to the crackdown, hurling stones and shouting at the security forces.
  • shout: Residents of West Point, where club-wielding youths stormed an Ebola medical facility on Saturday, reacted with fury to the crackdown, hurling stones and shouting at the security forces.

Indian media: Tributes to BKS Iyengar

  • spread: The Indian Express describes him as a " guru who spread yoga craze in the West ".
  • unique: The Indian Express says Mr Iyengar provided " global popularity to yoga through his unique style ".
  • incident: The incident took place in Golaghat town on Wednesday when a crowd of over 1,000 people reportedly tried to set a police station on fire, the Zee News website reports.
  • disdain: For all that, he disdained the yoga entrepreneurship that has come to characterise the discipline's newish global popularity, though, in many ways, he had paved the way for it ", the paper says in an editorial.
  • dispute: The protest was a result of a land dispute between two ethnic groups in the region.

In pictures: Hindus celebrate Krishna's birthday

  • participate: The ruling was challenged in the Supreme Court which said children as young as 12 could participate.
  • preparation: On Janmashtami, many of the preparations to be distributed among the devotes are made from milk.
  • participant: After reports of children killed or injured in falls from the pyramid in previous years, the Mumbai High Court earlier this month set the age limit for participants at 18.
  • climb: Devotees celebrate the birthday of the child Krishna by forming a pyramid with the last climber, usually a child, climbing to the top to break the " dahihandi," an earthen pot filled with curd.
  • enact: Plays are enacted based on scenes from Krishna's early life.

India captain Dhoni hints he may quit

  • perform: Later on in the series, when the lower order didn't perform, we saw there wasn't enough runs on the board.
  • consecutive: But, following a 266-run loss in the third Test at Southampton, India were twice beaten by an innings, failing to reach 200 in five consecutive attempts that culminated in being bowled out for 94 inside 30 overs on the third afternoon at The Ov al.
  • slide: This latest defeat came in a dramatic slide from a 95-run win in the second Test at Lord's, which gave the tourists a 1-0 series lead.
  • surrender: However, India surrendered their number one ranking with a 4-0 whitewash in England, a result that began their poor run away from home.
  • period: India lost only one of Dhoni's first 13 series in charge, winning eight- a run that saw them top the world Test rankings from late 2009 until the summer of 2011, a period in which Dhoni also led his team to victory in the World Cup.

Japan country profile

  • inviolable: This seemed inviolable for more than half a century, but since the beginning of the twenty-first century it has been subjected to some reinterpretation.
  • mountainous: More than three quarters of the population live in sprawling cities on the coastal fringes of Japan's four mountainous, heavily-wooded islands.
  • nuclear: International: There has been tension with China and South Korea over Japan's wartime past and territorial waters, and with North Korea over the latter's nuclear ambitions.
  • steam: Japan's rapid post-war expansion- propelled by highly successful car and consumer electronics industries- ran out of steam by the 1990s under a mounting debt burden that successive government have failed to address.
  • expansion: Japan's rapid post-war expansion- propelled by highly successful car and consumer electronics industries- ran out of steam by the 1990s under a mounting debt burden that successive government have failed to address.