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    Cypriot MPs reject tax on bank deposits

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    MPs in Cyprus have rejected a proposed one-time levy that's caused outrage among Cypriots. The suggested measure was part of a $13 billion EU-IMF deal to help save the country's collapsing economy. Not one MP voted for the bill on Tuesday, delighting savings account holders. Al Jazeera's Jonah Hull reports from Nicosia.