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Irish Central
The top 300 Irish family names explainedHow did their name change overt the centuries? The following is a comprehensiv
The top 300 Irish family names explained
Irish Central / Posted 2 hours ago
How did their name change overt the centuries? The following is a comprehensive list of the 300 most common Irish surnames. Ahern, O’Ahern, Hearne – This surname was first found in Co. Clare, where they held a family seat as a Dalcassian... Read more
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give me sport
Robbie Savage names the only man for the vacant England jobago, the direction of the England’s national football team appeared set under t
Robbie Savage names the only man for the vacant England job
give me sport / Posted 2 hours ago
ago, the direction of the England’s national football team appeared set under the management of Sam Allardyce. However, given this week’s remarkable sting operation by The Telegraph, it’s clear that the Three Lions are back to square one. Just... Read more
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The Chronicle
What’s in a name?in our lives: What do I want my name to be? Do I want people to have to labor w
What’s in a name?
The Chronicle / Posted 9 hours ago
in our lives: What do I want my name to be? Do I want people to have to labor with the spelling and pronunciation of my given name for the rest of my life? Or should I permanently use “Kevin” to make everybody’s life a little easier? It’s a... Read more
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Gulf News
Former librarian turned venture capitalist helps women win lead role in China venture industryprofile that she’s a mystery in her native China.Chen Xiaohong rarely attends i
Former librarian turned venture capitalist helps women win lead role in China venture industry
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
profile that she’s a mystery in her native China.Chen Xiaohong rarely attends industry conferences or events. She hadn’t given a media interview in more than a decade until agreeing to break her silence this summer. “I don’t like being part of a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
From chickens and pickles to iSnack 2.0: The trends behind the brand names you rememberWhat does the future hold for company names? Photo / The Conversation / shutter
From chickens and pickles to iSnack 2.0: The trends behind the brand names you remember
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
What does the future hold for company names? Photo / The Conversation / shuttershock.com In 1981, advertising researcher Ira Schloss published a journal article headlined "Chickens and pickles". The research found the letter "K" was overrepresented... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
AP Explains: What's At Stake As US Cedes Internet Controlthose sites.So Does The U.S. Run That System? Since 1998, an organization call
AP Explains: What's At Stake As US Cedes Internet Control
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted yesterday
those sites.So Does The U.S. Run That System? Since 1998, an organization called the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers has overseen the directories, mostly by setting rules and creating mechanisms for settling disputes. But... Read more
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The Morning Call
First Person: Tori Amos writes about how her experience with sexual violence shaped her song for 'Audrie & Daisy'1975, when I was just 12 years old, I had a transformative experience at school
First Person: Tori Amos writes about how her experience with sexual violence shaped her song for 'Audrie & Daisy'
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
1975, when I was just 12 years old, I had a transformative experience at school that fundamentally shaped my life. I had an English teacher, Ms. Fitz. The way she led her classroom was different from our other teachers. She had devised a way to... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
The Essential A&E Picks for Sept. 29-Oct. 5rely on initial perceptions—which can be manipulated to some degree. We can als
The Essential A&E Picks for Sept. 29-Oct. 5
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted yesterday
rely on initial perceptions—which can be manipulated to some degree. We can also play with language, whether it's place names, given names or even on logos of sports teams; they all convey various clues about who we are, sometimes deceptively.... Read more
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Columbia Star
Public Notices | www.thecolumbiastar.com | Columbia Staran owner's lien of the goods hereinafter described and stored at Uncle Bob's Se
Public Notices | www.thecolumbiastar.com | Columbia Star
Columbia Star / Posted yesterday
an owner's lien of the goods hereinafter described and stored at Uncle Bob's Self Storage; And, due notice having been given, to the owner of said property and all parties known to claim an interest therein, and the time specified in such... Read more
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CTV News
What's at stake, when the U.S. cedes control of core internet systemsmaking sure your browser can find those sites. Since 1998, an organization cal
What's at stake, when the U.S. cedes control of core internet systems
CTV News / Posted yesterday
making sure your browser can find those sites. Since 1998, an organization called the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers has overseen the directories, mostly by setting rules and creating mechanisms for settling disputes. But... Read more
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Hartford Courant
AP Explains: US Ceding Control Of Core Internet Systemsmaking sure your browser can find those sites. Since 1998, an organization cal
AP Explains: US Ceding Control Of Core Internet Systems
Hartford Courant / Posted yesterday
making sure your browser can find those sites. Since 1998, an organization called the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers has overseen the directories, mostly by setting rules and creating mechanisms for settling disputes. But... Read more
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PhysOrg
Explainer: US ceding control of core Internet systemsmaking sure your browser can find those sites. Since 1998, an organization cal
Explainer: US ceding control of core Internet systems
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
making sure your browser can find those sites. Since 1998, an organization called the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers has overseen the directories, mostly by setting rules and creating mechanisms for settling disputes. But... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
AP EXPLAINS: US ceding control of core Internet systemsmaking sure your browser can find those sites. Since 1998, an organization cal
AP EXPLAINS: US ceding control of core Internet systems
The Record Searchlight / Posted yesterday
making sure your browser can find those sites. Since 1998, an organization called the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers has overseen the directories, mostly by setting rules and creating mechanisms for settling disputes. But... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AUN Gives Hope to Children in North EastAll' project funded by USAID has the capacity to address the challenges of educ
AUN Gives Hope to Children in North East
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
All' project funded by USAID has the capacity to address the challenges of education in the region if adequate attention is given to the project by the Nigerian government. Ado was optimistic that the TELA project championed by the AUN will go a... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
First Person: Tori Amos writes about how her experience with sexual violence shaped her song for 'Audrie & Daisy'1975, when I was just 12 years old, I had a transformative experience at school
First Person: Tori Amos writes about how her experience with sexual violence shaped her song for 'Audrie & Daisy'
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
1975, when I was just 12 years old, I had a transformative experience at school that fundamentally shaped my life. I had an English teacher, Ms. Fitz. The way she led her classroom was different from our other teachers. She had devised a way to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Eiza González glams up in white to be honoured by Variety Latinothat tightened about her svelte physique. The actress and singer has worked bo
Eiza González glams up in white to be honoured by Variety Latino
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
that tightened about her svelte physique. The actress and singer has worked both in Spanish in her native Mexico and in English stateside. Guest of honour: She was being garlanded as one of Variety Latino's '10 Latinos To Watch' this year The... Read more
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WA Today
Eight English Premier League managers accused of taking transfer bungsaccused of receiving "bungs" for player transfers after The London Telegraph fo
Eight English Premier League managers accused of taking transfer bungs
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
accused of receiving "bungs" for player transfers after The London Telegraph found widespread evidence of corruption in the English game. Football agents were filmed by undercover reporters boasting about how many managers they had paid, with one... Read more
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TechNewsWorld.com
Google AI Gives More Context to Chinese-English TranslationsResearch at Google on Tuesday launched Google Neural Machine Translation system
Google AI Gives More Context to Chinese-English Translations
TechNewsWorld.com / Posted 2 days ago
Research at Google on Tuesday launched Google Neural Machine Translation system, now in production with Chinese to English -- "a notoriously difficult language pair," according to Quoc V. Le and Mike Schuster, research scientists on the Google Brain... Read more
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Sporting Life
Raise a glass to Beer Shevain that streak, scoring five times in the four games, and he's sure to have his
Raise a glass to Beer Sheva
Sporting Life / Posted 2 days ago
in that streak, scoring five times in the four games, and he's sure to have his backers at 2/1 in the anytime scorer market given his form.However, Claude Puel has loved chopping and changing his team around and looks sure to do so again, meaning... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Insanity Definedwho has so far earned about $84,000 with a simple online app to help rich Chine
Insanity Defined
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
who has so far earned about $84,000 with a simple online app to help rich Chinese parents select prosperous-sounding English names for their babies. Users choose among 12 personality traits they hope their baby to have, then receive three... Read more
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Who Ate All The Pies
Reports: Eight Other Premier League Managers Accused Of Being Open To ‘Illicit Bungs’named by agents, two bosses of Championship clubs were said to have been open t
Reports: Eight Other Premier League Managers Accused Of Being Open To ‘Illicit Bungs’
Who Ate All The Pies / Posted 2 days ago
named by agents, two bosses of Championship clubs were said to have been open to so-called “bungs” – illicit payments. The names of managers in question were divulged in a discussion with Italian agent Pino Pagliara (himself banned from football... Read more
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The Age
Eight English Premier League managers accused of taking transfer bungsaccused of receiving "bungs" for player transfers after The London Telegraph fo
Eight English Premier League managers accused of taking transfer bungs
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
accused of receiving "bungs" for player transfers after The London Telegraph found widespread evidence of corruption in the English game. Football agents were filmed by undercover reporters boasting about how many managers they had paid, with one... Read more
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The North West Star
Sydney Film Festival 2016: the 20 hottest ticketsThis year, with 244 feature films, documentaries and shorts from 60 countries,
Sydney Film Festival 2016: the 20 hottest tickets
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
This year, with 244 feature films, documentaries and shorts from 60 countries, it's no different. Sure, there are some big-names in little-known films that could be worth the price of a ticket – Mel Gibson, Daniel Radcliffe, Cate Blanchett, Robert... Read more
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Canberra Times
New attacks by Donald Trump 'a bad dream' for Alicia Machadothat was welcomed and encouraged by his Democratic rival, Hillary Clinton. Ali
New attacks by Donald Trump 'a bad dream' for Alicia Machado
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
that was welcomed and encouraged by his Democratic rival, Hillary Clinton. Alicia Machado alleges that Trump called her names such as "Miss Piggy" and "Miss Housekeeping" because she gained weight after winning the Miss Universe crown in 1996,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
New attacks by Donald Trump 'a bad dream' for Alicia Machadothat was welcomed and encouraged by his Democratic rival, Hillary Clinton. Ali
New attacks by Donald Trump 'a bad dream' for Alicia Machado
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
that was welcomed and encouraged by his Democratic rival, Hillary Clinton. Alicia Machado alleges that Trump called her names such as "Miss Piggy" and "Miss Housekeeping" because she gained weight after winning the Miss Universe crown in 1996,... Read more
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The Age
New attacks by Donald Trump 'a bad dream' for Alicia Machadothat was welcomed and encouraged by his Democratic rival, Hillary Clinton. Ali
New attacks by Donald Trump 'a bad dream' for Alicia Machado
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
that was welcomed and encouraged by his Democratic rival, Hillary Clinton. Alicia Machado alleges that Trump called her names such as "Miss Piggy" and "Miss Housekeeping" because she gained weight after winning the Miss Universe crown in 1996,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
New attacks by Donald Trump 'a bad dream' for Alicia Machadothat was welcomed and encouraged by his Democratic rival, Hillary Clinton. Ali
New attacks by Donald Trump 'a bad dream' for Alicia Machado
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
that was welcomed and encouraged by his Democratic rival, Hillary Clinton. Alicia Machado alleges that Trump called her names such as "Miss Piggy" and "Miss Housekeeping" because she gained weight after winning the Miss Universe crown in 1996,... Read more
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WA Today
New attacks by Donald Trump 'a bad dream' for Alicia Machadothat was welcomed and encouraged by his Democratic rival, Hillary Clinton. Ali
New attacks by Donald Trump 'a bad dream' for Alicia Machado
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
that was welcomed and encouraged by his Democratic rival, Hillary Clinton. Alicia Machado alleges that Trump called her names such as "Miss Piggy" and "Miss Housekeeping" because she gained weight after winning the Miss Universe crown in 1996,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Eight English Premier League managers accused of taking transfer bungsaccused of receiving "bungs" for player transfers after The London Telegraph fo
Eight English Premier League managers accused of taking transfer bungs
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
accused of receiving "bungs" for player transfers after The London Telegraph found widespread evidence of corruption in the English game. Sam Allardyce has become the shortest serving manager of England after he lost his 'dream job' when an... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
New Zealand-raised manager at heart of English football scandalSam Allardyce has resigned from his role as head coach of the English national
New Zealand-raised manager at heart of English football scandal
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Sam Allardyce has resigned from his role as head coach of the English national football team after just 67 days. Photo / AP A leading international player manager who grew up in New Zealand is at the heart of the English soccer scandal that has... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Eight English Premier League managers accused of taking transfer bungsaccused of receiving "bungs" for player transfers after The London Telegraph fo
Eight English Premier League managers accused of taking transfer bungs
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
accused of receiving "bungs" for player transfers after The London Telegraph found widespread evidence of corruption in the English game. Football agents were filmed by undercover reporters boasting about how many managers they had paid, with one... Read more
7 related stories
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Daily Mail
Fallen England boss Sam Allardyce is a piteous figure undone by greedmanager. A pathetic figure, undone by quite gratuitous greed and weakness, his
Fallen England boss Sam Allardyce is a piteous figure undone by greed
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
manager. A pathetic figure, undone by quite gratuitous greed and weakness, his only legacy is that the number 67 in English football will now resonate with almost the force of 66. The year England won the World Cup: 66. The number of days... Read more
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Swansea City FC
In the spotlight - Gylfi Sigurdssonsoon,” Sigurdsson says. Langland Bay, Machynys and Vale of Glamorgan are among
In the spotlight - Gylfi Sigurdsson
Swansea City FC / Posted 3 days ago
soon,” Sigurdsson says. Langland Bay, Machynys and Vale of Glamorgan are among the courses frequented by Sigurdsson, who names Tiger Woods as the celebrity – dead or alive – he would most like to have dinner with. It is safe to assume Sigurdsson... Read more
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The Irish Times
Womansplaining: books that every man should readwords, for example. Words such as yes. Words such as no. A decade-long feat of
Womansplaining: books that every man should read
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
words, for example. Words such as yes. Words such as no. A decade-long feat of solitary scholarship, A Dictionary of the English Language (1755) is, if not quite the granddaddy of them all, then certainly the godfather. It’s no wonder Samuel... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Removing gender bias from algorithmssets include social bias, the machines learn that too. A machine learning algo
Removing gender bias from algorithms
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
sets include social bias, the machines learn that too. A machine learning algorithm is like a newborn baby that has been given millions of books to read without being taught the alphabet or knowing any words or grammar. The power of this type of... Read more
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Scotsman
Warning Brexit could spell disaster for Arbroath Smokiesculturally significant products. Mr Lochhead said: “By volume and value, Scotl
Warning Brexit could spell disaster for Arbroath Smokies
Scotsman / Posted 3 days ago
culturally significant products. Mr Lochhead said: “By volume and value, Scotland has some of the largest protected food names in the EU, with high-value products such as Scotch Beef PGI and Scottish Farmed Salmon PGI, accounting for around £700m... Read more
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SKY News
Body hidden in Bangkok freezer for three yearsyears," he said, adding that analysis of the man's shoes and shirt suggested th
Body hidden in Bangkok freezer for three years
SKY News / Posted 3 days ago
years," he said, adding that analysis of the man's shoes and shirt suggested they had come from the United States. Three English-speaking men arrested during the raid have since been charged with multiple offences, yet Thai authorities say their... Read more
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Market Watch
Princeton now wants to ban ‘freshmen’ from campusopposing the new policy on gender-neutral terminology. According to the Daily
Princeton now wants to ban ‘freshmen’ from campus
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
opposing the new policy on gender-neutral terminology. According to the Daily Princetonian editors: “Censoring the English language through dissemination of lists of acceptable vocabulary is contrary to the values of the University and a... Read more
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Rappler
Edgar Matobato: Liar or truth-teller?land-grabbers, and they all deserved to die, he thought. Edgar took pride in hi
Edgar Matobato: Liar or truth-teller?
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
land-grabbers, and they all deserved to die, he thought. Edgar took pride in his job. He says his was among the names listed under Davao city hall’s civil security unit (CSU), which watched over markets, schools, and terminals to keep... Read more
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Daily Mail
Are we making AIs sexist? Machines are learning to have human biasestoo, the researcher explains AI LEARNS TO BE SEXIST A machine learning algori
Are we making AIs sexist? Machines are learning to have human biases
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
too, the researcher explains AI LEARNS TO BE SEXIST A machine learning algorithm is like a newborn baby that has been given millions of books to read without being taught the alphabet or knowing any words or grammar. The power of this type of... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Born in Ireland, toughened in Aussieone of how his mate stole a stump from Sabina Park after a World Cup win agains
Born in Ireland, toughened in Aussie
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 4 days ago
one of how his mate stole a stump from Sabina Park after a World Cup win against Pakistan. Or the international cap he was given at 14 after he gave throwdowns to one of the game's greats. But the impressive paraphernalia only tells part of the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Removing gender bias from algorithmssets include social bias, the machines learn that too. A machine learning algo
Removing gender bias from algorithms
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
sets include social bias, the machines learn that too. A machine learning algorithm is like a newborn baby that has been given millions of books to read without being taught the alphabet or knowing any words or grammar. The power of this type of... Read more
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Daily Mirror
The 10 best football games ever madewe have compiled a gaming hall of fame, which that promising pair will have the
The 10 best football games ever made
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
we have compiled a gaming hall of fame, which that promising pair will have their work cut out to crack. From established names to long-forgotten ones, these – in reverse order – are the top ten football games of all time… 10. FIFA International... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
India at the United Nations: A 71-year history in 25 photos(left to right): General Cawthorn, Bartley, Sir Ramaswami Mudaliar, (Chairman),
India at the United Nations: A 71-year history in 25 photos
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
(left to right): General Cawthorn, Bartley, Sir Ramaswami Mudaliar, (Chairman), Sir VT Krishnamachari, KPS Menon, Thomas (Names provided by UN Photo Archives. First names of some delegates not available) 2Sir A Ramaswami Mudaliar, leader of the... Read more
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dna
BBSM shortlists 13 candidates for Goa pollsSuraksha Manch (BBSM) has shortlisted 13 candidates for the Goa Assembly polls
BBSM shortlists 13 candidates for Goa polls
dna / Posted 4 days ago
Suraksha Manch (BBSM) has shortlisted 13 candidates for the Goa Assembly polls due next year, but has not revealed the names while awaiting response to a proposal for alliance with MGP. The BBSM, led by rebel RSS leader Subhash Velingkar, has... Read more
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Football365
Premier League winners and losersChadli should also have been on that original list with his ridiculous one-game
Premier League winners and losers
Football365 / Posted 4 days ago
Chadli should also have been on that original list with his ridiculous one-game one-man show, a week later we can add the names of Alexis Sanchez, Philippe Coutinho and Adam Lallana. The latter pair were once again astonishingly good in another... Read more
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The Age
Au pairs a solution for busy working families but are they being exploited?out of school. They've arrived in a foreign country and they're going into a ho
Au pairs a solution for busy working families but are they being exploited?
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
out of school. They've arrived in a foreign country and they're going into a home on the basis of information they've been given. There is a lot they're taking a risk on." Harried Australian working families are increasingly turning to au pairs to... Read more
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WA Today
Au pairs a solution for busy working families but are they being exploited?out of school. They've arrived in a foreign country and they're going into a ho
Au pairs a solution for busy working families but are they being exploited?
WA Today / Posted 5 days ago
out of school. They've arrived in a foreign country and they're going into a home on the basis of information they've been given. There is a lot they're taking a risk on." Harried Australian working families are increasingly turning to au pairs to... Read more
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Canberra Times
Au pairs a solution for busy working families but are they being exploited?out of school. They've arrived in a foreign country and they're going into a ho
Au pairs a solution for busy working families but are they being exploited?
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
out of school. They've arrived in a foreign country and they're going into a home on the basis of information they've been given. There is a lot they're taking a risk on." Harried Australian working families are increasingly turning to au pairs to... Read more
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The North West Star
Au pairs a solution for busy working families, but are they being exploited?out of school. They've arrived in a foreign country and they're going into a ho
Au pairs a solution for busy working families, but are they being exploited?
The North West Star / Posted 5 days ago
out of school. They've arrived in a foreign country and they're going into a home on the basis of information they've been given. There is a lot they're taking a risk on." Harried Australian working families are increasingly turning to au pairs to... Read more
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