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Business Standard India
From Rs 90 cr to Rs 700 cr company: How LED bulbs lightened fortunes of EESLIn 2008, the then Director General of Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) Ajay Ma
From Rs 90 cr to Rs 700 cr company: How LED bulbs lightened fortunes of EESL
Business Standard India / Posted 3 hours ago
In 2008, the then Director General of Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) Ajay Mathur floated the idea of a new company to sell energy efficient electric equipments. The novel model developed along with key Power Ministry officials then including... Read more
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The Irish Times
Real test for government will come when lofty plans meet fiscal constraintsAfter a tortuous negotiation, Fine Gael seems finally to be on the cusp of a de
Real test for government will come when lofty plans meet fiscal constraints
The Irish Times / Posted 7 hours ago
After a tortuous negotiation, Fine Gael seems finally to be on the cusp of a deal to take command of a minority administration backed by Independents and propped up by Fianna Fáil. In many ways, however, the really difficult work is only just... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Questions & Answers - 5 May 20162016Friday, 6 May 2016, 3:45 pmPress Release: Office of the Clerk1.RON MARK (De
Questions & Answers - 5 May 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 hours ago
2016Friday, 6 May 2016, 3:45 pmPress Release: Office of the Clerk1.RON MARK (Deputy Leader—NZ First) to the Minister for Land Information: Why is her Government planning to hike Overseas Investment Office application fees?Hon LOUISE UPSTON... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Questions & Answers - 4 May 2016Office of the Clerk1.BRETT HUDSON (National) to the Minister of Finance: What r
Questions & Answers - 4 May 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 hours ago
Office of the Clerk1.BRETT HUDSON (National) to the Minister of Finance: What reports has he received on the New Zealand economy?Hon STEVEN JOYCE (Associate Minister of Finance) on behalf of the Minister of Finance: This morning Statistics... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Four Cabinet seats to Independents in return for support of government dealseats to Independents in return for support of government deal Elaine Loughlin
Four Cabinet seats to Independents in return for support of government deal
Irish Examiner / Posted 12 hours ago
seats to Independents in return for support of government deal Elaine Loughlin, Daniel McConnell, Fiachra Ó Cionnaith, and Juno McEnroe Fine Gael will concede four Cabinet seats to Independents today in exchange for their support for a deal to... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Latest: Radical shake up of some Government departments likely | Irish Examiner Thursday, May 05, 2016 - 09:51 am Update 8.20pm: Outgoing
Latest: Radical shake up of some Government departments likely
Irish Examiner / Posted 17 hours ago
| Irish Examiner Thursday, May 05, 2016 - 09:51 am Update 8.20pm: Outgoing Junior Minister Simon Harris and Meath East TD... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy Minister Rejoice Mabudafhasi Launches National Archives Awareness Week in MpumalangaArts and Culture Deputy Minister, Ms Rejoice Mabudafhasi, will launch the 2016
Deputy Minister Rejoice Mabudafhasi Launches National Archives Awareness Week in Mpumalanga
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Arts and Culture Deputy Minister, Ms Rejoice Mabudafhasi, will launch the 2016 National Archives Awareness Week on Monday, 9 May 2016 at the Provincial Archives Building in Nelspruit, Mpumalanga. The MEC of the provincial Department of Culture,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Officials announce project for SCIthose plans come together, the state is also hoping to find a buyer for the rem
Officials announce project for SCI
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
those plans come together, the state is also hoping to find a buyer for the remaining 328 acres. On Wednesday, state Department of General Services Secretary Curtis Topper signed over 93 acres to the Cambria County Redevelopment... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Derek Hanekom - Tourism Dept Budget Vote Speech 2016than ever before, governments around the world are looking to tourism for econo
Minister Derek Hanekom - Tourism Dept Budget Vote Speech 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
than ever before, governments around the world are looking to tourism for economic growth. South Africa is no different, and that is why our National Development Plan features this sector as an important economic driver. However, despite two... Read more
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WPTZ Burlington
Surplus Vermont state equipment up for auctionThe Vermont Department of Buildings and General Services is holding its annual
Surplus Vermont state equipment up for auction
WPTZ Burlington / Posted 2 days ago
The Vermont Department of Buildings and General Services is holding its annual surplus auction. The auction was scheduled for May 7 at 10 a.m. and is open to the public. It will be held at the Agency of Transportation's central garage on U.S. Route... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
George Skidmore, Architect Of Influencepracticed his art from the post-Civil War era until his death, left behind a bo
George Skidmore, Architect Of Influence
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 2 days ago
practiced his art from the post-Civil War era until his death, left behind a body of work that shaped the architectural landscape of the twin forks and the south shore resort towns of Suffolk County. Yet he is barely known, if at all, today.Mr.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Lawmakers see $5.3B budget, get set for votesThe state's general revenue budget would increase by $142.7 million to $5.33 bi
Lawmakers see $5.3B budget, get set for votes
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
The state's general revenue budget would increase by $142.7 million to $5.33 billion in fiscal 2017 under a proposal agreed upon by legislative leaders and Gov. Asa Hutchinson. Most of the increase would go to the state Department of Human Services... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
City to add 22 firefighters, police officers23 more positions to be created among other city departments LAS CRUCES - A ye
City to add 22 firefighters, police officers
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 3 days ago
23 more positions to be created among other city departments LAS CRUCES - A yearly budget approval Monday will add 22 firefighters and police officers to the city's ranks in the coming financial cycle. Officials say the fire positions are needed to... Read more
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Daily Liberal
PNG Doctor struck off for indecent assaultYour morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and beyond. Thanks t
PNG Doctor struck off for indecent assault
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 days ago
Your morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and beyond. Thanks to Jack Hagney for this great shot of Mount Panorama in Bathurst. If you have a photo of our region email lpinkerton@fairfaxmedia.com.au Good morning and welcome to your... Read more
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Western Advocate
PNG Doctor struck off for indecent assaultYour morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and beyond. Thanks t
PNG Doctor struck off for indecent assault
Western Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
Your morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and beyond. Thanks to Jack Hagney for this great shot of Mount Panorama in Bathurst. If you have a photo of our region email lpinkerton@fairfaxmedia.com.au Good morning and welcome to your... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore city school board to vote Tuesday on budgetfor another round of cuts to central office staff, including school police offi
Baltimore city school board to vote Tuesday on budget
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
for another round of cuts to central office staff, including school police officers, but would boost funding for literacy and math initiatives. The budget proposed by schools CEO Gregory Thornton wouldn't increase spending, but would reallocate... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Lenox taxpayers set to vote on town's 2017 fiscal planstown meeting to vote on a 22-article warrant will begin at 7 p.m. Thursday in t
Lenox taxpayers set to vote on town's 2017 fiscal plans
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 4 days ago
town meeting to vote on a 22-article warrant will begin at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Duffin Theatre of Lenox Memorial Middle and High School. The proposed budget includes just over $12.3 million for the school district's total operating costs,... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
State agencies pondering cuts, layoffs with new budgetIn order to cobble together a “balanced” budget amid shortfalls and deficits, M
State agencies pondering cuts, layoffs with new budget
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 4 days ago
In order to cobble together a “balanced” budget amid shortfalls and deficits, Mississippi lawmakers shifted and raided so many accounts that state agency leaders are still trying to figure out exactly how much their budgets have been cut and how... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Budget, then can go home, legislators sayArkansas legislative leaders hope to pass a fiscal 2017 general-revenue budget
Budget, then can go home, legislators say
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Arkansas legislative leaders hope to pass a fiscal 2017 general-revenue budget and wrap up action in the state's fourth-ever fiscal session by the end of this week. "I think it is really going to be uneventful," Joint Budget Committee co-Chairman... Read more
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The Star
Changes to PDRM, one step at a time By walking the talk, the new Bukit Aman Management director is proving to be a visionary leader.a few months into his tenure as Bukit Aman Management director, Comm Zulkifli h
Changes to PDRM, one step at a time By walking the talk, the new Bukit Aman Management director is proving to be a visionary leader.
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
a few months into his tenure as Bukit Aman Management director, Comm Zulkifli has already brought in many changes to the department, including introducing a programme to help overweight and obese police officers improve their health and fitness.... Read more
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Business Standard India
Telcos' hopes on cheaper 700-Mhz spectrum dashedCommission approves high base price of Rs 11,485 cr per Mhz for 700-Mhz frequen
Telcos' hopes on cheaper 700-Mhz spectrum dashed
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
Commission approves high base price of Rs 11,485 cr per Mhz for 700-Mhz frequency; no decision taken on proposed standard spectrum usage charges of 4.5%Telecom Commission approves high base price of Rs 11,485 cr per Mhz for 700-Mhz... Read more
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Business Standard India
Drone sales surge on the back of govt's friendly policiesits actors, the film brought inadvertent fame to IITian Ankit Mehta, too. Khan
Drone sales surge on the back of govt's friendly policies
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
its actors, the film brought inadvertent fame to IITian Ankit Mehta, too. Khan flew a drone in the movie designed by Mehta and his friends, thus raising awareness about the flying devices. Mehta manufactures drones and his firm ideaForge is among... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
North Carolina news in briefhomes

ASHEVILLE — Officials in Asheville say federal funds will help

North Carolina news in brief
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 6 days ago
homes

ASHEVILLE — Officials in Asheville say federal funds will help build more than 300 affordable homes in and around the city. The move by city council on Tuesday awarded federal funds to help build 336 affordable homes.

The... Read more

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TribLIVE
New Kensington-Arnold board proposes 21 furloughsGregory Kissel, Melissa McQuade, Leslie Ward Special education: Regina Breste
New Kensington-Arnold board proposes 21 furloughs
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
Gregory Kissel, Melissa McQuade, Leslie Ward Special education: Regina Brestensky, Katie Emmerling, Katie LaCava, Amanda Makara, Megan Nelson The board reaffirmed the furlough of these teachers from last year: The New Kensington-Arnold... Read more
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Lake Placid News
UN says many starve in 'senseless' Syria warat the devastating human toll in the "senseless fight" in Syria where many peop
UN says many starve in 'senseless' Syria war
Lake Placid News / Posted 7 days ago
at the devastating human toll in the "senseless fight" in Syria where many people are facing appalling desolation, hunger and starvation. Stephen O'Brien told the U.N. Security Council on Thursday that it must not squander the opportunity for... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Audits raised red flags long before DPS criminal chargeslast month. In September 2014, an internal audit of DPS noted the district: "
Audits raised red flags long before DPS criminal charges
Detroit Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
last month. In September 2014, an internal audit of DPS noted the district: "Overall, our audit revealed that procurement and logistics is not fully complying with its own policies and procedures," then-auditor general Odell Bailey wrote in his... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Spartanburg County County gives initial OK to $190M budgetunanimously approved the first reading of the spending plan for 2016-17. The se
Spartanburg County County gives initial OK to $190M budget
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
unanimously approved the first reading of the spending plan for 2016-17. The second reading will be May 16, with a third and final reading on June 20. The $190 million budget is slightly higher than this year’s budget of $187 million, County... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
UN says many starve in 'senseless' Syria warat the devastating human toll in the "senseless fight" in Syria where many peop
UN says many starve in 'senseless' Syria war
Hawaii News Now / Posted 7 days ago
at the devastating human toll in the "senseless fight" in Syria where many people are facing appalling desolation, hunger and starvation. Stephen O'Brien told the U.N. Security Council on Thursday that it must not squander the opportunity for... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
UN says many starve in 'senseless' Syria warat the devastating human toll in the "senseless fight" in Syria where many peop
UN says many starve in 'senseless' Syria war
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 7 days ago
at the devastating human toll in the "senseless fight" in Syria where many people are facing appalling desolation, hunger and starvation. Stephen O'Brien told the U.N. Security Council on Thursday that it must not squander the opportunity for... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
UN says many starve in 'senseless' Syria warat the devastating human toll in the "senseless fight" in Syria where many peop
UN says many starve in 'senseless' Syria war
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 7 days ago
at the devastating human toll in the "senseless fight" in Syria where many people are facing appalling desolation, hunger and starvation. Stephen O'Brien told the U.N. Security Council on Thursday that it must not squander the opportunity for... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
UN says many starve in 'senseless' Syria warat the devastating human toll in the "senseless fight" in Syria where many peop
UN says many starve in 'senseless' Syria war
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 7 days ago
at the devastating human toll in the "senseless fight" in Syria where many people are facing appalling desolation, hunger and starvation. Stephen O'Brien told the U.N. Security Council on Thursday that it must not squander the opportunity for... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
UN says many starve in 'senseless' Syria warat the devastating human toll in the "senseless fight" in Syria where many peop
UN says many starve in 'senseless' Syria war
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 7 days ago
at the devastating human toll in the "senseless fight" in Syria where many people are facing appalling desolation, hunger and starvation. Stephen O'Brien told the U.N. Security Council on Thursday that it must not squander the opportunity for... Read more
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Boston Herald
UN says many starve in 'senseless' Syria warat the devastating human toll in the "senseless fight" in Syria where many peop
UN says many starve in 'senseless' Syria war
Boston Herald / Posted 7 days ago
at the devastating human toll in the "senseless fight" in Syria where many people are facing appalling desolation, hunger and starvation. Stephen O'Brien told the U.N. Security Council on Thursday that it must not squander the opportunity for... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
UN says many starve in 'senseless' Syria warat the devastating human toll in the "senseless fight" in Syria where many peop
UN says many starve in 'senseless' Syria war
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 7 days ago
at the devastating human toll in the "senseless fight" in Syria where many people are facing appalling desolation, hunger and starvation. Stephen O'Brien told the U.N. Security Council on Thursday that it must not squander the opportunity for... Read more
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Lake Placid News
US says attacks on Syria's Aleppo were 'immoral'BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on Syria's civil war (all times local): 10:15 p.m. T
US says attacks on Syria's Aleppo were 'immoral'
Lake Placid News / Posted 7 days ago
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on Syria's civil war (all times local): 10:15 p.m. The United States is condemning airstrikes and shelling in Syria that killed dozens in the northern city of Aleppo in the past 24 hours. White House spokesman Josh Earnest... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
US says attacks on Syria's Aleppo were 'immoral'BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on Syria's civil war (all times local): 10:15 p.m. T
US says attacks on Syria's Aleppo were 'immoral'
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 7 days ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on Syria's civil war (all times local): 10:15 p.m. The United States is condemning airstrikes and shelling in Syria that killed dozens in the northern city of Aleppo in the past 24 hours. White House spokesman Josh Earnest... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
US says attacks on Syria's Aleppo were 'immoral'BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on Syria's civil war (all times local): 10:15 p.m. T
US says attacks on Syria's Aleppo were 'immoral'
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 7 days ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on Syria's civil war (all times local): 10:15 p.m. The United States is condemning airstrikes and shelling in Syria that killed dozens in the northern city of Aleppo in the past 24 hours. White House spokesman Josh Earnest... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
US says attacks on Syria's Aleppo were 'immoral'BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on Syria's civil war (all times local): 10:15 p.m. T
US says attacks on Syria's Aleppo were 'immoral'
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 7 days ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on Syria's civil war (all times local): 10:15 p.m. The United States is condemning airstrikes and shelling in Syria that killed dozens in the northern city of Aleppo in the past 24 hours. White House spokesman Josh Earnest... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
US says attacks on Syria's Aleppo were 'immoral'BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on Syria's civil war (all times local): 10:15 p.m. T
US says attacks on Syria's Aleppo were 'immoral'
Hawaii News Now / Posted 7 days ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on Syria's civil war (all times local): 10:15 p.m. The United States is condemning airstrikes and shelling in Syria that killed dozens in the northern city of Aleppo in the past 24 hours. White House spokesman Josh Earnest... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
US says attacks on Syria's Aleppo were 'immoral'BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on Syria's civil war (all times local): 10:15 p.m. T
US says attacks on Syria's Aleppo were 'immoral'
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 7 days ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on Syria's civil war (all times local): 10:15 p.m. The United States is condemning airstrikes and shelling in Syria that killed dozens in the northern city of Aleppo in the past 24 hours. White House spokesman Josh Earnest... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
US says attacks on Syria's Aleppo were 'immoral'BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on Syria's civil war (all times local): 10:15 p.m. T
US says attacks on Syria's Aleppo were 'immoral'
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 7 days ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on Syria's civil war (all times local): 10:15 p.m. The United States is condemning airstrikes and shelling in Syria that killed dozens in the northern city of Aleppo in the past 24 hours. White House spokesman Josh Earnest... Read more
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Columbia Star
City Snippets | April 29, 2016customer who uses 1,000 kilowatt hours of electricity each month, their 30-day
City Snippets | April 29, 2016
Columbia Star / Posted 7 days ago
customer who uses 1,000 kilowatt hours of electricity each month, their 30-day bill will fall from $149.58 to $142.84. … and on insurance bills Columbia and Richland County residents could be in for big savings on their insurance bills starting... Read more
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The Hindu
Fire audit of all museums, libraries in the pipelinethat gutted precious exhibits at the National Museum of Natural History in New
Fire audit of all museums, libraries in the pipeline
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
that gutted precious exhibits at the National Museum of Natural History in New Delhi on Tuesday appears to have spurred the Department of Fire and Emergency Services to look at preventive measures in Karnataka. Looking beyond safety of people, the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Treasurer Mike Nahan's WA State Budget speech in fullfull transcript of WA Treasurer Mike Nahan's WA State Budget speech. WA Treasu
Treasurer Mike Nahan's WA State Budget speech in full
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 8 days ago
full transcript of WA Treasurer Mike Nahan's WA State Budget speech. WA Treasurer Dr Mike Nahan earlier today before he handed down the 2015 WA State Budget. The 2015-16 Budget has been prepared in the most challenging economic and fiscal... Read more
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Business Standard India
Drone manufacturers expect uptick in business with government proposed policy changelegal to operate them, says Ankit Mehta Aamir Khan’s box office hit movie ‘3 Id
Drone manufacturers expect uptick in business with government proposed policy change
Business Standard India / Posted 8 days ago
legal to operate them, says Ankit Mehta Aamir Khan’s box office hit movie ‘3 Idiots,' besides bringing humour to audience and fame to its cast, helped raising awareness and attraction about flying devices by showing Aamir Khan flying a drone that... Read more
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Washington City Paper
‘Sediment’ Detected in Water at Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary School [UPDATE]D.C. Public Schools is providing bottled water to students and staff at Martin
‘Sediment’ Detected in Water at Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary School [UPDATE]
Washington City Paper / Posted 8 days ago
D.C. Public Schools is providing bottled water to students and staff at Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary School in Congress Heights due to "sediment" found in water at the school this past weekend. In a reply, DCPS' official account posted a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CAG Report Reveals Huge Irregularities in Contracts, TendersDodoma — INADEQUACIES in procurement and contract management cost the governmen
CAG Report Reveals Huge Irregularities in Contracts, Tenders
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Dodoma — INADEQUACIES in procurement and contract management cost the government more than 57bn/- in the 2014/15 financial year, the Controller and Auditor General (CAG) report has revealed. The significant procurement issues in the last financial... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rates Missouri Board of Public Buildings' $100MM Special Obs 'AA+'; Affirms MO GOs at 'AAA'NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings assigns an 'AA+' rating to the $100 mi
Fitch Rates Missouri Board of Public Buildings' $100MM Special Obs 'AA+'; Affirms MO GOs at 'AAA'
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings assigns an 'AA+' rating to the $100 million Board of Public Buildings (BPB) of the state of Missouri special obligation bonds, series A 2016. The bonds are expected to be sold through competitive bid on or... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister David Mahlobo - State Security Agency Dept Budget Vote 2016-17Budget Vote for Department of State Security Agency By Hon. David Mahlobo MP, M
Minister David Mahlobo - State Security Agency Dept Budget Vote 2016-17
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Budget Vote for Department of State Security Agency By Hon. David Mahlobo MP, Minister of State Security Parliament of Republic of South Africa, Cape Town Chairperson of the Joint Standing Committee on Intelligence, Hon. Connie September Deputy... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Big gaps in Flint Legionnaires’ investigationNick Lyon, director of the Department of Health and Human Services, then waited
Big gaps in Flint Legionnaires’ investigation
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
Nick Lyon, director of the Department of Health and Human Services, then waited another four months - until January 2016 - to notify Gov. Rick Snyder about the spike that some outside experts have linked to Flint's 2014 switch to a local river for... Read more
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