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Christian Today
Soccer legend Sir Alex Ferguson says the Boys' Brigade Christian organisation taught him teamwork129 Glasgow Company and the men running it, Johnny Boreland and Johnny's brothe
Soccer legend Sir Alex Ferguson says the Boys' Brigade Christian organisation taught him teamwork
Christian Today / Posted 17 hours ago
129 Glasgow Company and the men running it, Johnny Boreland and Johnny's brother Jimmy, who was in charge of the 12-16 age group. "Johnny was an absolute fanatic for the game. When we went to camp in places like Stonehaven we were given a list of... Read more
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FOX Business
An Activist Shareholder's Legitimate Gripe With Buffalo Wild Wingsof metrics causes us to question whether the right questions are being asked an
An Activist Shareholder's Legitimate Gripe With Buffalo Wild Wings
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
of metrics causes us to question whether the right questions are being asked and answered. -- Mick McGuire of Marcato Capital Management, in a letter to James Damian, chairman of Buffalo Wild Wings' board of directors, dated Aug. 17,... Read more
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FOX Business
An Activist Shareholder's Legitimate Gripe With Buffalo Wild Wingsof metrics causes us to question whether the right questions are being asked an
An Activist Shareholder's Legitimate Gripe With Buffalo Wild Wings
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
of metrics causes us to question whether the right questions are being asked and answered. -- Mick McGuire of Marcato Capital Management, in a letter to James Damian, chairman of Buffalo Wild Wings' board of directors, dated Aug. 17,... Read more
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Aljazeera
Kashmir: A story of defiance amid griefto anger. He is sitting on the living room floor of his small family home in th
Kashmir: A story of defiance amid grief
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
to anger. He is sitting on the living room floor of his small family home in the Tengpora neighbourhood of Kashmir’s summer capital, Srinagar, surrounded by nearly 30 neighbours. His son Shabir, 24, was killed by police on July 10 - two days into... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Affirms AIG's Ratings; Outlook StableCHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has affirmed American International Gro
Fitch Affirms AIG's Ratings; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has affirmed American International Group, Inc.'s (AIG) ratings including the Long-term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at 'A-' and senior debt obligations at 'BBB+'. Additionally, Fitch has affirmed the Insurer... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Recreation Calendar for Aug. 29any other day of the week. Send information by mail (with a daytime phone numbe
Recreation Calendar for Aug. 29
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
any other day of the week. Send information by mail (with a daytime phone number) to Sports: Recreation Calendar, Topeka Capital-Journal, 616 S.E. Jefferson, Topeka, KS, 66607; by fax to 295-1230; or by email to sports@cjonline.com. Items must be... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Don't Think Armageddon, Think "A Thousand Balls Of Flame... And Then Crickets!"Georgia in name only, being mostly inhabited by Russian speakers and passport-h
Don't Think Armageddon, Think "A Thousand Balls Of Flame... And Then Crickets!"
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
Georgia in name only, being mostly inhabited by Russian speakers and passport-holders. Georgian troops started shelling its capital, Tskhinval, killing some Russian peacekeeping troops stationed in the region and causing civilian casualties. In... Read more
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Business Standard India
Small investors continue to catch falling knivesdefensive. It might not look good in the short term, but might play out positiv
Small investors continue to catch falling knives
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
defensive. It might not look good in the short term, but might play out positively in the longer term,” Thakkar said. In absolute value terms, retail holding was at the highest level ever at ~8.69 lakh crore, up by nine per cent from a year back... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Supercars on the skids in KLfrom August 12-14, but the deal has been challenged by the original promoter, w
Supercars on the skids in KL
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
from August 12-14, but the deal has been challenged by the original promoter, which was replaced by a government-aligned group. The Supercars event held in Austin, Texas, in 2013. Photo: Getty Images Supercars has set a deadline of the end of... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Eye on Malaysia’s super richfor 2016, according to the Forbes Malaysia Rich List. The slowdown in China an
Eye on Malaysia’s super rich
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 days ago
for 2016, according to the Forbes Malaysia Rich List. The slowdown in China and the continuing political showdown in the capital also hurt business. And the worldwide oil-and-gas depression took a toll on the eight fortunes on the list tied to... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
South Sudan's troubled agreement is not keeping the peaceIn this photo taken Monday, May 16, 2016, a group… AP News | 08/27/16 05:18 AM
South Sudan's troubled agreement is not keeping the peace
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 4 days ago
In this photo taken Monday, May 16, 2016, a group… AP News | 08/27/16 05:18 AM JUBA, South Sudan (AP) -- When South Sudan's president signed a peace deal a year ago to try to end the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
One in four NSW childcare centres fail to meet national standards10 centres achieved an "excellent" rating out of 5,000 centres, compared with f
One in four NSW childcare centres fail to meet national standards
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
10 centres achieved an "excellent" rating out of 5,000 centres, compared with five out of 350 centres in the Australian Capital Territory. One third of the centres in the ACT exceed National Standards compared with one fifth of centres in... Read more
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Zero Hedge
With Janet Yellen Just Hours Away, Directionless Markets Wait For A Signalabout interest rate hikes and then stepping back." "It’s a wait-and-see holdin
With Janet Yellen Just Hours Away, Directionless Markets Wait For A Signal
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 days ago
about interest rate hikes and then stepping back." "It’s a wait-and-see holding pattern now," Chris Green, of First NZ Capital Group told BBG/ “In some ways, markets may be disappointed if they are looking for clarity for the rate decision. The... Read more
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FOX Business
Will BAMTech Become the Most Important Part of Bob Iger's Legacy at Walt Disney Co?as all these deals were getting done, I have to question, where was Viacom mana
Will BAMTech Become the Most Important Part of Bob Iger's Legacy at Walt Disney Co?
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
as all these deals were getting done, I have to question, where was Viacom management? Where was Paramount? And does this group have the wherewithal going forward? They've done well in the TV side, but maybe it's time to merge that back with... Read more
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FOX Business
Will BAMTech Become the Most Important Part of Bob Iger's Legacy at Walt Disney Co?as all these deals were getting done, I have to question, where was Viacom mana
Will BAMTech Become the Most Important Part of Bob Iger's Legacy at Walt Disney Co?
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
as all these deals were getting done, I have to question, where was Viacom management? Where was Paramount? And does this group have the wherewithal going forward? They've done well in the TV side, but maybe it's time to merge that back with... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Violence is only the tip of the Islamic State icebergtrue in Africa, where the Islamic State is intent on expanding its presence. Th
Violence is only the tip of the Islamic State iceberg
Daily Maverick / Posted 6 days ago
true in Africa, where the Islamic State is intent on expanding its presence. This expansion becomes more important as the group comes under increased pressure in Iraq and Syria. A proposed model for viewing the Islamic State in Africa To better... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Iraqi defense minister gets no-confidence votecorruption allegations. The minister received 142 votes of no confidence in pa
Iraqi defense minister gets no-confidence vote
Hawaii News Now / Posted 6 days ago
corruption allegations. The minister received 142 votes of no confidence in parliament Thursday, slightly more than the absolute majority needed for the vote to pass, according to lawmakers Sadiq al-Rikabi and Mohammed Saadoun from the powerful... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Iraqi defense minister gets no-confidence votecorruption allegations. The minister received 142 votes of no confidence in pa
Iraqi defense minister gets no-confidence vote
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 6 days ago
corruption allegations. The minister received 142 votes of no confidence in parliament Thursday, slightly more than the absolute majority needed for the vote to pass, according to lawmakers Sadiq al-Rikabi and Mohammed Saadoun from the powerful... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Rody deploys fresh troops to Sulu to crush bandits after ASG beheads 19-year-oldPresident Duterte ordered the deployment of fresh troops to the jungles of Sulu
Rody deploys fresh troops to Sulu to crush bandits after ASG beheads 19-year-old
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
President Duterte ordered the deployment of fresh troops to the jungles of Sulu to “seek out and destroy” the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG). “My orders to the police and to the armed forces… seek out (all enemies of the state). Seek them out in their... Read more
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Business Wire
EB Holdings II, Inc. Reports on Status of Negotiations with PIK Holderscommittee of certain holders of the Loan, consisting of funds affiliated with e
EB Holdings II, Inc. Reports on Status of Negotiations with PIK Holders
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
committee of certain holders of the Loan, consisting of funds affiliated with each of Alcentra Limited, Fortress Investment Group / Mount Kellet Capital Management, GoldenTree Asset Management, HIG International Advisors LLP / Bayside Capital, Sound... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Turkish forces roll into northern Syriaoperation, assisted by U.S. warplanes, is an escalation of Turkey's role in the
Turkish forces roll into northern Syria
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
operation, assisted by U.S. warplanes, is an escalation of Turkey's role in the fight against the Islamic State extremist group, ensconced in parts of Syria and Iraq. By evening, Syrian rebel fighters declared that they had taken control of the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Questions & Answers - 25 August 2016the full context to that quote. It was made back in 2007—a long time ago—and, a
Questions & Answers - 25 August 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
the full context to that quote. It was made back in 2007—a long time ago—and, actually, at the time, those comments were absolutely correct. So you should stop misleading people about what I have said—Mr SPEAKER: Order!Hon Dr JONATHAN COLEMAN:... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Globalism Is A Barbaric Relic - Voluntary Tribalism Is The Futureevolution of mankind. The fact is that if globalism is so inevitable, the elite
Globalism Is A Barbaric Relic - Voluntary Tribalism Is The Future
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 days ago
evolution of mankind. The fact is that if globalism is so inevitable, the elites would not need to expend trillions in capital and decades of energy trying to fool the masses into accepting it. If globalism is inevitable, couldn’t the elites... Read more
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The Irish Times
Mortgages and millennials: new rules creating a ‘lost generation’ of homebuyerssaid Rachel McGovern, chief operations officer with the Professional Insurance
Mortgages and millennials: new rules creating a ‘lost generation’ of homebuyers
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
said Rachel McGovern, chief operations officer with the Professional Insurance Brokers’ Association (PIBA). “This is an absolute travesty for those in the 20s and 30s age cohort.” Ms McGovern noted that a three-bed house with a 2 per cent... Read more
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The Irish Times
Mortgages and millenials: new rules creating a ‘lost generation’ of homebuyerssaid Rachel McGovern, chief operations officer with the Professional Insurance
Mortgages and millenials: new rules creating a ‘lost generation’ of homebuyers
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
said Rachel McGovern, chief operations officer with the Professional Insurance Brokers’ Association (PIBA). “This is an absolute travesty for those in the 20s and 30s age cohort.” Ms McGovern noted that a three-bed house with a 2 per cent... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
What's Not In My Wallet: The case against Cam Newtondepth of the position, it’s a price I’m not willing to pay. I see all the posi
What's Not In My Wallet: The case against Cam Newton
Yahoo Sports / Posted 8 days ago
depth of the position, it’s a price I’m not willing to pay. I see all the positives for Newton, of course. His receiving group welcomes Kelvin Benjamin back. Newton has been the QB3, QB4, QB3, QB17 and QB1 in his five-year career. He’s durable,... Read more
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New Kerala
Axis Mutual Fund's Sudhanshu Asthana joins Tamohara Investment Managers as CEO and CIO - newkerala.com #108863a boutique investment management firm which manages and advises both domestic a
Axis Mutual Fund's Sudhanshu Asthana joins Tamohara Investment Managers as CEO and CIO - newkerala.com #108863
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
a boutique investment management firm which manages and advises both domestic and offshore equity investments in the Indian Capital Markets, has appointed Sudhanshu Asthana as the CEO and CIO. Sudhanshu's appointment as the Chief Executive Officer... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
King Affirms Africa As 'Top Priority' in Moroccan Foreign Policyas backwardness, poverty, migration, wars and conflicts, in addition to despair
King Affirms Africa As 'Top Priority' in Moroccan Foreign Policy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
as backwardness, poverty, migration, wars and conflicts, in addition to despair and succumbing to extremist and terrorist groups," the king outlined a Moroccan commitment "never made with the intention of exploiting the continent's assets and... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Recreation Calendar for Aug. 22any other day of the week. Send information by mail (with a daytime phone numbe
Recreation Calendar for Aug. 22
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
any other day of the week. Send information by mail (with a daytime phone number) to Sports: Recreation Calendar, Topeka Capital-Journal, 616 S.E. Jefferson, Topeka, KS, 66607; by fax to 295-1230; or by email to sports@cjonline.com. Items must be... Read more
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BBC News
What do Oromo protests mean for Ethiopian unity?in Ethiopia and the Oromos, who make up a third of the population, are the bigg
What do Oromo protests mean for Ethiopian unity?
BBC News / Posted 9 days ago
in Ethiopia and the Oromos, who make up a third of the population, are the biggest of the country's more than 80 ethnic groups. Initially the protests were in reaction to a plan to expand the administrative border of the capital, Addis Ababa,... Read more
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The Economic Times
Bet on private banks and not on NBFCs: Sridhar Sivaram, Enam Holdingstalking about index, I do not think index is going to correct 15%. At least tod
Bet on private banks and not on NBFCs: Sridhar Sivaram, Enam Holdings
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
talking about index, I do not think index is going to correct 15%. At least today we can talk about it. On a 15% or a 10% absolute decline in a stock, what will pop up on your radar? What is that you want to buy but either you missed buying that... Read more
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The Washington Times
ISIS exploits U.S. rules of engagement, Obama’s aversion to civilian deaths even in defeatEven in losing, the Islamic State group has shown it conducts a “lessons learne
ISIS exploits U.S. rules of engagement, Obama’s aversion to civilian deaths even in defeat
The Washington Times / Posted 10 days ago
Even in losing, the Islamic State group has shown it conducts a “lessons learned” exercise so it won’t repeat battlefield mistakes. Whether it can forestall what the Obama administration predicts is an inevitable defeat in Syria and Iraq is... Read more
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Morningstar
Ivy High Income Continues to Face Challengessteer the portfolio to take on significant credit risk while minimizing interes
Ivy High Income Continues to Face Challenges
Morningstar / Posted 10 days ago
steer the portfolio to take on significant credit risk while minimizing interest-rate exposure. The team invests across the capital structure, including sizable bank-loan stakes, which also helps to reduce the portfolio's interest-rate sensitivity.... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Intended victim of hit that killed innocent Trevor O'Neill goes into hiding back home in Irelandsolely because he is a member of the Hutch family. Mr O'Neill had been walking
Intended victim of hit that killed innocent Trevor O'Neill goes into hiding back home in Ireland
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
solely because he is a member of the Hutch family. Mr O'Neill had been walking with Jonathan Hutch alongside a large group at the time of the shooting, but the two men had only recently met each other. Gardaí believe that members of the... Read more
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Morningstar
10 Questions With Tom AtteberryDo you agree? The fixed-income environment for the past 13 years has meant that
10 Questions With Tom Atteberry
Morningstar / Posted 11 days ago
Do you agree? The fixed-income environment for the past 13 years has meant that given our approach of striving for an absolute positive return in a 12-month period, our value investing philosophy, and our desire for each investment having a... Read more
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Reuters
Libya's jihadist challenge to last beyond Sirte defeatover three months and by U.S. air strikes since Aug. 1, Islamic State is on the
Libya's jihadist challenge to last beyond Sirte defeat
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
over three months and by U.S. air strikes since Aug. 1, Islamic State is on the verge of losing the city where it exerted absolute control since last year, its most important base outside Syria and Iraq. But while defeat in Sirte will be a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Libya's jihadist challenge to last beyond Sirte defeatover three months and by U.S. air strikes since Aug. 1, Islamic State is on the
Libya's jihadist challenge to last beyond Sirte defeat
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
over three months and by U.S. air strikes since Aug. 1, Islamic State is on the verge of losing the city where it exerted absolute control since last year, its most important base outside Syria and Iraq. But while defeat in Sirte will be a... Read more
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Namibia Economist
The march of democracy slowsMUSIC blasts from speakers mounted on the back of a truck in a rubbish dump in
The march of democracy slows
Namibia Economist / Posted 12 days ago
MUSIC blasts from speakers mounted on the back of a truck in a rubbish dump in a corner of Lusaka, Zambia’s capital. Young men with bandannas over their faces form a security cordon. Children climb on top of a dumpster to get a better view. A woman... Read more
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Swissinfo
Libya's jihadist challenge to last beyond Sirte defeatover three months and by U.S. air strikes since Aug. 1, Islamic State is on the
Libya's jihadist challenge to last beyond Sirte defeat
Swissinfo / Posted 12 days ago
over three months and by U.S. air strikes since Aug. 1, Islamic State is on the verge of losing the city where it exerted absolute control since last year, its most important base outside Syria and Iraq. But while defeat in Sirte will be a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Confidentiality of News Sourcesfellow terrorists by the Nigerian military and other security agencies. However
Confidentiality of News Sources
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
fellow terrorists by the Nigerian military and other security agencies. However, though he defiantly reiterated the group's determination to carry on their terror attacks, he nonetheless betrayed exhaustion-induced despair the group is... Read more
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Morningstar
5 Great Funds for Playing DefenseIf, however, we get blue skies and happy times, it will likely lag most bond fu
5 Great Funds for Playing Defense
Morningstar / Posted 13 days ago
If, however, we get blue skies and happy times, it will likely lag most bond funds. Tom Atteberry aims to have positive absolute returns through thick and thin. To do that, he puts most of the portfolio in high-quality bonds, though he reserves... Read more
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heraldscotland
Murray International Trust chief laments "horrible" environment of rock-bottom UK interest rates and bond yieldsfiscal policy options, all monetary policy options. Particularly the UK over re
Murray International Trust chief laments "horrible" environment of rock-bottom UK interest rates and bond yields
heraldscotland / Posted 13 days ago
fiscal policy options, all monetary policy options. Particularly the UK over recent years has become a hostage to foreign capital.” He noted that the UK had gone into 2016 with its biggest current account deficit since 1955, when records... Read more
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heraldscotland
Trust chief laments "horrible" environment of rock-bottom UK interest rates and bond yieldsfiscal policy options, all monetary policy options. Particularly the UK over re
Trust chief laments "horrible" environment of rock-bottom UK interest rates and bond yields
heraldscotland / Posted 14 days ago
fiscal policy options, all monetary policy options. Particularly the UK over recent years has become a hostage to foreign capital.” He noted that the UK had gone into 2016 with its biggest current account deficit since 1955, when records... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Clownin’ around with the Zoppésstreet-performing social status, according to Napoleone’s great-great-grandson,
Clownin’ around with the Zoppés
The Aspen Times / Posted 14 days ago
street-performing social status, according to Napoleone’s great-great-grandson, Giovanni Zoppe. The two fled the Hungarian capital and moved to Venice, Italy, and they started their own circus, said Giovanni, who stars as Nino the Clown in the... Read more
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Herald Sun
One future two pathsfor Australia, as money poured into its coffers and out to its shareholders, to
One future two paths
Herald Sun / Posted 15 days ago
for Australia, as money poured into its coffers and out to its shareholders, to state governments and to Canberra. That absolutely still applies. BHPB, its closest peer Rio Tinto, their erstwhile challenger Twiggy Forrest’s Fortescue, and all... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Recreational calendar for Aug. 16, 2016any other day of the week. Send information by mail (with a daytime phone numbe
Recreational calendar for Aug. 16, 2016
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 16 days ago
any other day of the week. Send information by mail (with a daytime phone number) to Sports: Recreation Calendar, Topeka Capital-Journal, 616 S.E. Jefferson, Topeka, KS, 66607; by fax to 295-1230; or by email to sports@cjonline.com. Items must be... Read more
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CBC.ca
Defence minister to decide soon on African peacekeeping after scouting missionas a result of the fact-finding mission, Sajjan did not rule out South Sudan, o
Defence minister to decide soon on African peacekeeping after scouting mission
CBC.ca / Posted 16 days ago
as a result of the fact-finding mission, Sajjan did not rule out South Sudan, or any nation in the region. South Sudan's capital has been the scene of heavy fighting between forces loyal to the president and those of the vice-president. (CBC) He... Read more
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Daily News
Debt of a Nationtwo or more banks would extend a joint loan to the borrower. A State’s foreign
Debt of a Nation
Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
two or more banks would extend a joint loan to the borrower. A State’s foreign currency borrowing from the wholesale debt capital market is generally by way of international sovereign bonds. The bonds are listed is an international exchange inter... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
The USA's most underrated state is packed full of spectacular sightsat sunset. Adventure is easy and accessible. Immersed in landscapes shaped by
The USA's most underrated state is packed full of spectacular sights
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 19 days ago
at sunset. Adventure is easy and accessible. Immersed in landscapes shaped by wind, water and time, super highways are an absolute bonus for families and the time-poor on a journey of geological time travel of millions of years. Some may baulk at... Read more
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The Courier
The USA's most underrated state is packed full of spectacular sightsat sunset. Adventure is easy and accessible. Immersed in landscapes shaped by
The USA's most underrated state is packed full of spectacular sights
The Courier / Posted 19 days ago
at sunset. Adventure is easy and accessible. Immersed in landscapes shaped by wind, water and time, super highways are an absolute bonus for families and the time-poor on a journey of geological time travel of millions of years. Some may baulk at... Read more
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