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iol.co.za
Syrian family’s asylum bid turned downCape Town - A family of Syrian refugees in Cape Town have been left shocked and
Syrian family’s asylum bid turned down
iol.co.za / Posted 12 hours ago
Cape Town - A family of Syrian refugees in Cape Town have been left shocked and stunned by a Home Affairs official who dismissed their asylum application as “unfounded”, declaring their home country “stable” and rejecting claims they feared for their... Read more
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News.com.au
Crane horror in New Yorkkills one as it was lowered to safety A crane collapsed in Lower Manhattan on
Crane horror in New York
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
kills one as it was lowered to safety A crane collapsed in Lower Manhattan on Friday morning, leaving one person dead and at least two injured. Photo: Brendan McDermid/Reuters A huge construction crane being lowered to safety in a snow squall... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Free Legal Services Will Help Protect RightsHigh quality legal representation in Kenya, as it is in other parts of the worl
Free Legal Services Will Help Protect Rights
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
High quality legal representation in Kenya, as it is in other parts of the world, is expensive and sometimes inaccessible. It is one of those needs that the poor can only dream of even when faced with serious legal challenges that end up being... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Irish charity helps 300 children in foster care in Belarusnew foster-care model which has saved 300 vulnerable Belarussian children from
Irish charity helps 300 children in foster care in Belarus
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
new foster-care model which has saved 300 vulnerable Belarussian children from a life in bleak state-run orphanages. Dima and Irina Sarapas pictured with their foster children they are supported by Chernobyl Children Ireland. Picture: Clare... Read more
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express
'Gay cake' row halted over legal fears AN appeal by Christian bakers at the centre of a row over a “gay cake” was dr
'Gay cake' row halted over legal fears
express / Posted 3 days ago
AN appeal by Christian bakers at the centre of a row over a “gay cake” was dramatically halted today. The McArthur's, right, refused to bake a pro gay rights cake for activist Gareth lee in 2014 The legal... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China women's rights centre closes amid civil society crackdownBEIJING: A prominent Chinese women's legal aid centre said on Monday it will sh
China women's rights centre closes amid civil society crackdown
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
BEIJING: A prominent Chinese women's legal aid centre said on Monday it will shut down, without supplying details, amid an intensifying crackdown on non-governmental organisations in China. The closure of the two-decades-old Beijing Zhongze Women's... Read more
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Swissinfo
China women's rights centre closes amid civil society crackdownBEIJING (Reuters) - A prominent Chinese women's legal aid centre said on Monday
China women's rights centre closes amid civil society crackdown
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
BEIJING (Reuters) - A prominent Chinese women's legal aid centre said on Monday it will shut down, without supplying details, amid an intensifying crackdown on non-governmental organisations in China. The closure of the two-decades-old Beijing... Read more
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Swissinfo
The future is now for Swiss-led drone project in Rwandaframing of content from SWI swissinfo.ch is only allowed if it is unchanged, wi
The future is now for Swiss-led drone project in Rwanda
Swissinfo / Posted 6 days ago
framing of content from SWI swissinfo.ch is only allowed if it is unchanged, without advertising. Articles can be copied and used if these guidelines are followed: The article can only be used if it clearly mentions “[author], swissinfo.ch” For... Read more
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The New Statesman
Rebel with a realist causeto death or tortured; their womenfolk offer valuables to save their lives – or
Rebel with a realist cause
The New Statesman / Posted 7 days ago
to death or tortured; their womenfolk offer valuables to save their lives – or try to flee. Elsewhere, women are assaulted and violated. In another image the branches of a tree are weighed down with hanging bodies, and a religious symbol is... Read more
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The Telegraph
Radical brotherhoodin the life of this republic in the starkest possible way. India borrowed Franc
Radical brotherhood
The Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
in the life of this republic in the starkest possible way. India borrowed France's republican motto - liberty, equality and fraternity - and incorporated it into its Constitution. Liberty, rooted in individual rights, and equality, defined as... Read more
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The New Statesman
Ending the new Thirty Years warto death or tortured; their womenfolk offer valuables to save their lives – or
Ending the new Thirty Years war
The New Statesman / Posted 11 days ago
to death or tortured; their womenfolk offer valuables to save their lives – or try to flee. Elsewhere, women are assaulted and violated. In another image the branches of a tree are weighed down with hanging bodies, and a religious symbol is... Read more
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The Tyee
Meet Norm Ruble, Resident of Victoria's Tent CityCamper Norm Ruble: 'Just giving someone a place where they can permanently be a
Meet Norm Ruble, Resident of Victoria's Tent City
The Tyee / Posted 11 days ago
Camper Norm Ruble: 'Just giving someone a place where they can permanently be and not have to be moved every morning is huge.' Photo: Andrew MacLeod. Since the start of November, an encampment on a lawn outside the Victoria courthouse has swollen... Read more
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Western Advocate
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listCOMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hil
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
Western Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical research, education and sporting... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listCOMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hil
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
Kiama Independent / Posted 12 days ago
COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical research, education and sporting... Read more
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Manning River Times
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listCOMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hil
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
Manning River Times / Posted 12 days ago
COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical research, education and sporting... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listCOMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hil
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 12 days ago
COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical research, education and sporting... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listCOMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hil
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
Daily Liberal / Posted 12 days ago
COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical research, education and sporting... Read more
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The Border Mail
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listCOMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hil
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
The Border Mail / Posted 12 days ago
COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical research, education and sporting... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listCOMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hil
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 12 days ago
COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical research, education and sporting... Read more
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The Courier
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listCOMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hil
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
The Courier / Posted 12 days ago
COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical research, education and sporting... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listCOMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hil
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 12 days ago
COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical research, education and sporting... Read more
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The Young Witness
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listCOMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hil
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
The Young Witness / Posted 12 days ago
COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical research, education and sporting... Read more
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Western Advocate
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listCOMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hil
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
Western Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical research, education and sporting... Read more
36 related stories
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Kiama Independent
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listCOMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hil
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
Kiama Independent / Posted 12 days ago
COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical research, education and sporting... Read more
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Manning River Times
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listCOMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hil
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
Manning River Times / Posted 12 days ago
COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical research, education and sporting... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listCOMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hil
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 12 days ago
COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical research, education and sporting... Read more
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The North West Star
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listCOMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hil
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
The North West Star / Posted 12 days ago
COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical research, education and sporting... Read more
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The Border Mail
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listAustralia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Su
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
The Border Mail / Posted 12 days ago
Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listAustralia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Su
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 12 days ago
Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical... Read more
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The Courier
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listAustralia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Su
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
The Courier / Posted 12 days ago
Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical... Read more
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Daily Examiner
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours listTHE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, h
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours list
Daily Examiner / Posted 12 days ago
THE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, has approved awards announced today in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. The Australia Day 2016 Honours List recognises a diverse range of contributions and service... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listAustralia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Su
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 12 days ago
Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical... Read more
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The Young Witness
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listAustralia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Su
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
The Young Witness / Posted 12 days ago
Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical... Read more
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Western Advocate
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listAustralia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Su
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
Western Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listAustralia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Su
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
Kiama Independent / Posted 12 days ago
Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical... Read more
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Manning River Times
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listAustralia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Su
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
Manning River Times / Posted 12 days ago
Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listAustralia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Su
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 12 days ago
Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical... Read more
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Northern Star
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours listTHE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, h
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours list
Northern Star / Posted 12 days ago
THE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, has approved awards announced today in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. The Australia Day 2016 Honours List recognises a diverse range of contributions and service... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours listTHE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, h
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours list
The Daily Mercury / Posted 12 days ago
THE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, has approved awards announced today in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. The Australia Day 2016 Honours List recognises a diverse range of contributions and service... Read more
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The North West Star
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listAustralia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Su
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
The North West Star / Posted 12 days ago
Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours listTHE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, h
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours list
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
THE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, has approved awards announced today in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. The Australia Day 2016 Honours List recognises a diverse range of contributions and service... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listAustralia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Su
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
Daily Liberal / Posted 12 days ago
Australia Day 2016 Honours List. COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical... Read more
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The Age
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listCOMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hil
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
The Age / Posted 12 days ago
COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical research, education and sporting... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full listCOMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hil
Australia Day Honours 2016: the full list
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 days ago
COMPANION (AC) IN THE GENERAL DIVISION Dr Susan Marie ALBERTI AO, Wheelers Hill, Vic For eminent service to the community, particularly through philanthropic and fundraising support for a range of medical research, education and sporting... Read more
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Queensland Times
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours listTHE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, h
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours list
Queensland Times / Posted 12 days ago
THE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, has approved awards announced today in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. The Australia Day 2016 Honours List recognises a diverse range of contributions and service... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours listTHE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, h
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours list
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 12 days ago
THE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, has approved awards announced today in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. The Australia Day 2016 Honours List recognises a diverse range of contributions and service... Read more
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News Mail
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours listTHE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, h
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours list
News Mail / Posted 12 days ago
THE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, has approved awards announced today in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. The Australia Day 2016 Honours List recognises a diverse range of contributions and service... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
NTUC launches Centre for Domestic EmployeesSINGAPORE: Domestic helpers - both foreign and local - now have a new centre to
NTUC launches Centre for Domestic Employees
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
SINGAPORE: Domestic helpers - both foreign and local - now have a new centre to turn to for help in Singapore. The Centre for Domestic Employees (CDE), set up by the National Trades Union Congress (NTUC), was officially launched on Sunday (Jan 24) by... Read more
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New Kerala
Rajnath Singh approves New Prison Manual 2016Rajnath Singh on Thursday approved the new Model Prison Manual consisting of 32
Rajnath Singh approves New Prison Manual 2016
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
Rajnath Singh on Thursday approved the new Model Prison Manual consisting of 32 chapters which aims at bringing in basic uniformity in laws, rules and regulations governing the administration of prisons and the management of prisoners all over the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
UK arms companies ramp up bomb sales to Saudi Arabia by 100 times despite air strikes on Yemen civiliansarms companies ramp up bomb sales to Saudi Arabia by 100 times despite air stri
UK arms companies ramp up bomb sales to Saudi Arabia by 100 times despite air strikes on Yemen civilians
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
arms companies ramp up bomb sales to Saudi Arabia by 100 times despite air strikes on Yemen civilians United Nations has said Saudi Arabia is disproportionately killing civilians in its military operation in Yemen Yemeni blind and disabled people... Read more
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