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iol.co.za
Global airlines embrace pollution planExhaust from international flights accounts for about 2 percent of global green
Global airlines embrace pollution plan
iol.co.za / Posted an hour ago
Exhaust from international flights accounts for about 2 percent of global greenhouse gases, yet was largely omitted from the Paris accord on climate change last year because delegates feared divvying up responsibility for global routes could derail... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Are we about to get a global agreement on aviation emissions?we finally about to get a global agreement on aviation emissions? By David Hod
Are we about to get a global agreement on aviation emissions?
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 hours ago
we finally about to get a global agreement on aviation emissions? By David Hodgkinson and Rebecca Johnston, University of Western Australia Tomorrow, delegates from more than 190 nations will begin an 11-day meeting in Montreal to determine... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Airlines embrace pollution plan that could cost them $24 billionInc., Boeing Co. and other industry leaders are pushing nations to join the agr
Airlines embrace pollution plan that could cost them $24 billion
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 hours ago
Inc., Boeing Co. and other industry leaders are pushing nations to join the agreement, which would require companies to offset their emissions growth by funding environmental initiatives. The accord, being brokered in Montreal during 11 days of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ruling Party in Disarray - Oyegun Must Go, Tinubu SaysA former Governor of Lagos State and leader of the ruling All Progressives Cong
Ruling Party in Disarray - Oyegun Must Go, Tinubu Says
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
A former Governor of Lagos State and leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, has called on the chairman of the party, John Oyegun, to resign from office. Mr. Tinubu said Mr. Oyegun is amongst those who have managed to remain... Read more
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The Hindu
India to ratify Paris climate pact on Gandhi Jayantifootprint on earth. We follow his ideals and India will play its part in ratify
India to ratify Paris climate pact on Gandhi Jayanti
The Hindu / Posted 16 hours ago
footprint on earth. We follow his ideals and India will play its part in ratifying the Paris agreement,” Mr Modi told delegates at the BJP’s national council meeting in Kozhikode. The announcement comes a day before External Affairs Minister... Read more
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dna
Here's what happened at BJP's national council meet in KozhikodeThe three-day National Council Meet of BJP began at Kozhikode in Kerala on Frid
Here's what happened at BJP's national council meet in Kozhikode
dna / Posted 18 hours ago
The three-day National Council Meet of BJP began at Kozhikode in Kerala on Friday, with 1700 delegates including general secretaries, office bearers and key state leaders. BJP President Amit Shah chaired the meeting which held discussions to give... Read more
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walesonline
Carwyn announces new push to boost children's healththe conference stage in Liverpool and warned that the party does not have a “Go
Carwyn announces new push to boost children's health
walesonline / Posted 18 hours ago
the conference stage in Liverpool and warned that the party does not have a “God-given right to exist”. As a demonstration of what can be achieved when a party wins power he unveiled the Healthy Child Wales Programme, which will overhaul early... Read more
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The Telegraph
Time to talk of poll reforms: PMon Sunday said the time had come to hold wide consultations to see how the elec
Time to talk of poll reforms: PM
The Telegraph / Posted 21 hours ago
on Sunday said the time had come to hold wide consultations to see how the electoral system can be improved in the context of the role of money and holding of simultaneous polls. He made these suggestions in his valedictory address to the party’s... Read more
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asianage
‘It’s time for consultations on reforms’: Modi pitches for simultaneous polls‘People of many political parties tell me that something should be done about e
‘It’s time for consultations on reforms’: Modi pitches for simultaneous polls
asianage / Posted 21 hours ago
‘People of many political parties tell me that something should be done about electoral reforms,’ Modi said. Kozhikode: Pitching for electoral reforms, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said time had come to hold wide consultations to see how... Read more
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asianage
�It's time for consultations on reforms' Modi pitches for simultaneous polls‘People of many political parties tell me that something should be done about e
�It's time for consultations on reforms' Modi pitches for simultaneous polls
asianage / Posted 21 hours ago
‘People of many political parties tell me that something should be done about electoral reforms,’ Modi said. Kozhikode: Pitching for electoral reforms, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said time had come to hold wide consultations to see how... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Trolls invite BJP leaders to try delicacies of beef-loving KeralaThe BJP may be busy brainstorming on its strategy in the picturesque town of Ko
Trolls invite BJP leaders to try delicacies of beef-loving Kerala
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 21 hours ago
The BJP may be busy brainstorming on its strategy in the picturesque town of Kozhikode but a string of social media pages are having a field day baiting the saffron party leaders to try out the region’s most famous culinary export: The beef... Read more
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The Economic Times
Time has come for consultations on poll reformsNarendra Modi today said time had come to hold a wide consultations to see how
Time has come for consultations on poll reforms
The Economic Times / Posted 22 hours ago
Narendra Modi today said time had come to hold a wide consultations to see how the system can be improved in the context of role of money and holding of simultaneous polls. He made these suggestions in his valedictory address to the party's... Read more
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Rappler
Japan to host 'fun' 2026 Asian Games2020 Summer Olympics. This file photo shows Japanese athletes taking a 'selfie'
Japan to host 'fun' 2026 Asian Games
Rappler / Posted yesterday
2020 Summer Olympics. This file photo shows Japanese athletes taking a 'selfie' as they parade during the closing ceremony of the 2014 Asiad in Incheon. PORNCHAI KITTIWONGSAKUL / AFP DANANG, Vietnam – Japan's central Aichi prefecture and its... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Tankersley emphasizes meeting needs, building consentRunning for a fourth two-year term, Rep. Jan Tankersley says that serving in th
Tankersley emphasizes meeting needs, building consent
Statesboro Herald / Posted yesterday
Running for a fourth two-year term, Rep. Jan Tankersley says that serving in the Georgia General Assembly isn’t all about the few issues that tend to make headlines or that divide the parties. Tankersley, 68, a Republican from Brooklet, faces... Read more
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Daily Press
House leadership: Del. Rick Morris must resignRepublican was first charged with felony child abuse. The statement came via e
House leadership: Del. Rick Morris must resign
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
Republican was first charged with felony child abuse. The statement came via email Saturday afternoon from the speaker of the house and the rest of the GOP majority's House leadership team. "While we all believe that individuals are innocent... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cites Notes ProgressJohannesburg — The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of W
Cites Notes Progress
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Johannesburg — The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) says significant progress has been made politically, financially and technically since 2013. Speaking on Saturday at the opening of the 17th... Read more
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The Hindu
Modi addresses a rally in Kozhikode"Pak should know that martyrdom of 18 jawans will not go unpunished." Prime Mi
Modi addresses a rally in Kozhikode
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
"Pak should know that martyrdom of 18 jawans will not go unpunished." Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday addressed a public rally on the Kozhikode beach. He touched on several subjects like Keralites in the Gulf, BJP leader Deendayal Upadhaya... Read more
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The Hindu
Modi addresses a rally in Kozhikodeis set to address a public rally on the Kozhikode beach in the evening. He will
Modi addresses a rally in Kozhikode
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
is set to address a public rally on the Kozhikode beach in the evening. He will also take part in the reunion gathering of delegates of the erstwhile Jan Sangh of 1967 at the Zamorin’s High School at Tali at 7.30 p.m. The entire Central... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Much At Stake for Gender Representationlegalising the presidential elections set to take place on 30 October, after th
Much At Stake for Gender Representation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
legalising the presidential elections set to take place on 30 October, after the elections for the lower and upper houses of Parliament, which take place on 24 and 25 September. The electoral process is based on the provisional constitution,... Read more
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Business Standard India
FARC rebels ratify peace pact with Colombian governmentgovernmentColombians will go to the polls October 2 for a referendum on the pea
FARC rebels ratify peace pact with Colombian government
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
governmentColombians will go to the polls October 2 for a referendum on the peace accord "We inform you that the guerrilla delegates have given unanimous support to the peace accord," senior insurgent Ivan Marquez told reporters on Friday following... Read more
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New Kerala
FARC rebels ratify peace pact with Colombian government - newkerala.com #123103The accord establishes a timetable for the FARC to lay down its arms and provid
FARC rebels ratify peace pact with Colombian government - newkerala.com #123103
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
The accord establishes a timetable for the FARC to lay down its arms and provides for international verification of compliance. The unanimity among the roughly 200 delegates gathered in the remote village of El Diamante demonstrates the "internal... Read more
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Daily Press
Criminal complaints against Del. Morris outline seven violent episodesstate Del. Richard Morris filed in Suffolk's Juvenile and Domestic Relations Di
Criminal complaints against Del. Morris outline seven violent episodes
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
state Del. Richard Morris filed in Suffolk's Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court this week accuse the lawmaker of seven incidents of violence against his wife and an 11-year-old stepson over the past 10 months that led to his... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Not by any meansThe composition of the top five officials of the 2016 administration is a trium
Not by any means
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
The composition of the top five officials of the 2016 administration is a triumph for the legal profession. For the first time since EDSA ’86, we have a lawyer for a president. In fact, it has been quite a while since we had lawyers occupying the top... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Illinois high court overturns law cutting civil juries to 6SPRINGFIELD (AP) — The Illinois Supreme Court struck down a law Thursday that r
Illinois high court overturns law cutting civil juries to 6
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
SPRINGFIELD (AP) — The Illinois Supreme Court struck down a law Thursday that reduced the size of civil juries from 12 members to six, finding that the writers of the state constitution had intended to guarantee larger juries when they adopted the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Uri terror attack's shadow on BJP NC meetAs top party leaders arrived at a picturesque resort, the venue of the first da
Uri terror attack's shadow on BJP NC meet
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
As top party leaders arrived at a picturesque resort, the venue of the first day of the three-day exercise in this Malabar town with its president Amit Shah chairing key meetings, they said the nation expects them to articulate the prevailing mood in... Read more
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Calcutta News
Tripura assembly disrupted over CM's remarks, TMC members walk out Agartala, Sep 23 (IANS) The Tripura assembly's proceedings were disrupted on
Tripura assembly disrupted over CM's remarks, TMC members walk out
Calcutta News / Posted 2 days ago
Agartala, Sep 23 (IANS) The Tripura assembly's proceedings were disrupted on Friday as opposition Trinamool Congress (TMC) legislators accused Chief Minister Manik Sarkar of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Refugee Summit - 'No Cause for Comfort'United Nations — With record numbers of forcibly displaced persons around the w
UN Refugee Summit - 'No Cause for Comfort'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
United Nations — With record numbers of forcibly displaced persons around the world, many were left disappointed by the outcome of a high level UN summit designed to address the issue by bringing together world leaders on the sidelines of the UN's... Read more
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New Kerala
Tripura assembly disrupted over CM's remarks, TMC members walk out - newkerala.com #122893Minister, while addressing the third 'North East Connectivity Summit' on Thursd
Tripura assembly disrupted over CM's remarks, TMC members walk out - newkerala.com #122893
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Minister, while addressing the third 'North East Connectivity Summit' on Thursday, "humiliated the country" in the presence of foreign delegates by saying that "India has been acting as a big brother with the neighbouring countries". "Pakistan has... Read more
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The Jewish Press
What If Bibi Jabbed Obama at the UN But No One Noticed?Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addresses the 71st UN general assembly, Septe
What If Bibi Jabbed Obama at the UN But No One Noticed?
The Jewish Press / Posted 3 days ago
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addresses the 71st UN general assembly, September 22, 2016.Photo Credit: Kobi Gideon / GPO No one in the Israeli media or abroad seems to have noticed, and if they did they are yet to elaborate on the fact that in... Read more
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dna
BJP NC meet begins under Uri terror attack's shadowThe shadow of Uri terror attack looms large over the BJP National Council meeti
BJP NC meet begins under Uri terror attack's shadow
dna / Posted 3 days ago
The shadow of Uri terror attack looms large over the BJP National Council meeting which started today with party leaders asserting that there can be no development without security. As top party leaders arrived at a picturesque resort, the venue of... Read more
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Christian Today
Four Fifths Of Evangelical Christians Do Not Believe Humans Cause Climate ChangeEvangelical Christians remain resolutely opposed to the majority of scientific
Four Fifths Of Evangelical Christians Do Not Believe Humans Cause Climate Change
Christian Today / Posted 3 days ago
Evangelical Christians remain resolutely opposed to the majority of scientific opinion when it comes to the "polarizing" belief that human action has caused climate change. Seven in 10 US adults now say that global warming was human-caused with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
A Cleric's Feast of Humble PieAFTER a million tweets and WhatsApp messages, a thousand videos exhorting Diasp
A Cleric's Feast of Humble Pie
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
AFTER a million tweets and WhatsApp messages, a thousand videos exhorting Diasporan Zimbabweans to show up, and scores of claims about a social media-led revolution, it all came down to this: a few bedraggled and clearly bemused individuals watching... Read more
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dna
BJP's National Council meet in Kozhikode beginsThe three-day National Council meet of BJP began here on Friday with general se
BJP's National Council meet in Kozhikode begins
dna / Posted 3 days ago
The three-day National Council meet of BJP began here on Friday with general secretaries, office bearers and key state leaders holding discussions to give final shape to a comprehensive pro-poor agenda of the party and the future strategy to deal... Read more
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The Economic Times
BJP's National Council meet beginsKOZHIKODE: The three-day National Council meet of BJP began here today with gen
BJP's National Council meet begins
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
KOZHIKODE: The three-day National Council meet of BJP began here today with general secretaries, office bearers and key state leaders holding discussions to give final shape to a comprehensive pro-poor agenda of the party and the future strategy to... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
GOP picks Ozark's Capp for state House seatOZARK -- Delegates at a Republican Party convention have elected an Ozark lawye
GOP picks Ozark's Capp for state House seat
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
OZARK -- Delegates at a Republican Party convention have elected an Ozark lawyer to replace on the Nov. 8 general election ballot a state House member and re-election nominee who resigned last month to take a position in Gov. Asa Hutchinson's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kagame Tells World - Without Gender Equality and Internet, SDGs Remain a DreamDevelopment Goals (SDGs) are to be achieved, inclusive participation is the key
Kagame Tells World - Without Gender Equality and Internet, SDGs Remain a Dream
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Development Goals (SDGs) are to be achieved, inclusive participation is the key. Addressing the 71st UN General Assembly on requirements the world needs to meet the Sustainable Development and climate change, Kagame said that: "The... Read more
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Express and Star
Armed police and road blocks on way as Tories head to Birmingham for conference « Express & StarIt runs at the ICC from October 2 to October 5 and is expected to attract more
Armed police and road blocks on way as Tories head to Birmingham for conference « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 3 days ago
It runs at the ICC from October 2 to October 5 and is expected to attract more than 12,000 delegates, but the WMP’s Operation Pelkin is set to kick into gear tomorrow as the force prepares for heightened security concerns. It will see hundreds of... Read more
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Business Standard India
BJP's National Council meet beginsShah is chairing the meeting attended by top party leaders from across the coun
BJP's National Council meet begins
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
Shah is chairing the meeting attended by top party leaders from across the country. The three-day National Council meet of BJP began on Friday with general secretaries, office bearers and key state leaders holding discussions to give final shape... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Modern Technologies 'Key to Africa's Beekeeping Transformation'modern technologies and strong partnerships will promote Africa's beekeeping su
Modern Technologies 'Key to Africa's Beekeeping Transformation'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
modern technologies and strong partnerships will promote Africa's beekeeping subsector for the socio-economic development of the continent, beekeeping and honey business activists said. They were speaking during the 5th All-Africa International... Read more
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New Kerala
UN 2030 Agenda and climate accord must 'transform peoples' lives'- Rwandan President - newkerala.com #122634and climate change, and renewed its commitment to work together to combat viole
UN 2030 Agenda and climate accord must 'transform peoples' lives'- Rwandan President - newkerala.com #122634
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
and climate change, and renewed its commitment to work together to combat violent extremism, Paul Kagame, the President of Rwanda to the General Assembly on Thursday that these are the most serious issues before the international community "and... Read more
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The Rocket
APSCUF announces tentative strike date as negotiation continueswith PASSHE that if no contract is reached, the group will go on strike by Oct.
APSCUF announces tentative strike date as negotiation continues
The Rocket / Posted 3 days ago
with PASSHE that if no contract is reached, the group will go on strike by Oct. 30. This announcement came after five days of negotiations between the two groups and after both groups requested other solutions to end the negotiation... Read more
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New York Post
When global villains write ‘international law’Should great countries blindly bend to the will of the “international community
When global villains write ‘international law’
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
Should great countries blindly bend to the will of the “international community” and what’s proclaimed as international law? Iranian President Hassan Rouhani certainly wishes the United States would do so. In his Thursday speech to the UN General... Read more
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New Kerala
Ahead of BJP National Council meet, Kozhikode awash in saffron hue - newkerala.com #122501Apart from cutouts of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP President Amit Shah and
Ahead of BJP National Council meet, Kozhikode awash in saffron hue - newkerala.com #122501
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Apart from cutouts of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP President Amit Shah and party ideologue Deendayal Upadhyay, BJP patriarch L.K. Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi and all chief ministers of BJP-ruled states figure prominently on posters. Unlike... Read more
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BBC News
Six politicians who used their favourite song lyrics to make a pointto his "favourite artiste" Michael Jackson When Ghana's President John Mahama
Six politicians who used their favourite song lyrics to make a point
BBC News / Posted 3 days ago
to his "favourite artiste" Michael Jackson When Ghana's President John Mahama began speaking at the United Nations General Assembly on Thursday, few would have predicted the King of Pop making an appearance. However, Mr Mahama felt Michael... Read more
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dna
BJP National Council meet: PM Modi expected to speak on Uri attack in KozhikodeAmit Shah arrived in Kozhikode on Thursday for the meet, which starts from Frid
BJP National Council meet: PM Modi expected to speak on Uri attack in Kozhikode
dna / Posted 3 days ago
Amit Shah arrived in Kozhikode on Thursday for the meet, which starts from Friday and coincides with the birth centenary of its ideologue Deen Dayal Upadhyay. Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to arrive too in Kozhikode on Saturday and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma - Fifth Anniversary of Open Government PartnershipSouth Africa's statement at the High Level Side event on the fifth anniversary
President Jacob Zuma - Fifth Anniversary of Open Government Partnership
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
South Africa's statement at the High Level Side event on the fifth anniversary of the Open Government Partnership, United Nations, New York Your Excellency, the incoming Lead Chair, President Hollande, Your Excellency, the incoming Support Chair,... Read more
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The Economic Times
Amit Shah in Kozhikode for NC meet; poverty,terror issues on agendafor the three-day National Council from tomorrow, which could also see a tough
Amit Shah in Kozhikode for NC meet; poverty,terror issues on agenda
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
for the three-day National Council from tomorrow, which could also see a tough message being sent out on terror in the wake of Uri attack. "Reached "Shilpa Nagaram"-City of Sculptures(Kozhikode) for BJP National Council. Grateful to the people of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Yes to Dialogue, No to SanctionsStatements by His Excellency the President of the Republic of Zimbabwe, Cde R.G
Yes to Dialogue, No to Sanctions
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Statements by His Excellency the President of the Republic of Zimbabwe, Cde R.G. Mugabe, to the 71st Session of the UN General Assembly debate and on the occasion of the High-Level Meeting of the 71st UN General Assembly on Anti-microbial Resistance... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
A Small Step for a Giant CauseYour Excellency Mr Peter Thomson, President of the 71st Session of the General
A Small Step for a Giant Cause
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Your Excellency Mr Peter Thomson, President of the 71st Session of the General Assembly; Your Excellencies Heads of State and Government; Your Excellency Mr Ban Ki-moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations; distinguished delegates. The rising... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Former UEA student represents young people at United Nations General Assembly 07:00 22 September 2016 A former UEA student has beaten hundreds of other ap
Former UEA student represents young people at United Nations General Assembly
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 4 days ago
07:00 22 September 2016 A former UEA student has beaten hundreds of other applicants to represent the country’s young people at the United Nations next month. Takyiwa... Read more
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