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The Telegraph
Tears of joy and a killjoy elementmore pertinent to Bengal was whether big investors would view the state as a ri
Tears of joy and a killjoy element
The Telegraph / Posted 26 minutes ago
more pertinent to Bengal was whether big investors would view the state as a risky and unpredictable terrain where even a government endorsement cannot be treated as foolproof. The chief minister is visiting Germany next week to scout for... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Fairley files motion to dismiss portions of federal indictment, motion deniedaccording to court documents filed by Knott. The motion claimed that counts fi
Fairley files motion to dismiss portions of federal indictment, motion denied
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted an hour ago
according to court documents filed by Knott. The motion claimed that counts five and six of the indictment are “fatally flawed because the indicted counts do not allege an essential element of money laundering, specifically proceeds derived from... Read more
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Daily News
The Ban Ki-moon chapterfoul at what they claimed were alleged human rights abuses towards the end of t
The Ban Ki-moon chapter
Daily News / Posted 2 hours ago
foul at what they claimed were alleged human rights abuses towards the end of the war. The joint statement issued by the Government of Sri Lanka and the United Nations at the conclusion of Moon’s visit reflects this. The statement noted that... Read more
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The Hindu
Republic of Unreasonsome of the Constitution’s core guarantees. The arguments at stake Now, there
Republic of Unreason
The Hindu / Posted 4 hours ago
some of the Constitution’s core guarantees. The arguments at stake Now, there is little doubting that any reasonable government ought to concern itself at some level with the ethics of procreation, especially given the power equations at play... Read more
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New Kerala
SC quashes Singur land acquisition for Tata Nano - newkerala.com #112512Aug 31 : In a set back to the Tatas, the Supreme Court on Wednesday set aside t
SC quashes Singur land acquisition for Tata Nano - newkerala.com #112512
New Kerala / Posted 4 hours ago
Aug 31 : In a set back to the Tatas, the Supreme Court on Wednesday set aside the land acquired by the previous Left Front government in West Bengal for the Nano car plant, saying due processes and procedures were not followed. The land was... Read more
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E-Commerce Times
Federal Agencies Told to Share Their SoftwareU.S. government agencies have been directed to share with each other software c
Federal Agencies Told to Share Their Software
E-Commerce Times / Posted 8 hours ago
U.S. government agencies have been directed to share with each other software code that has been developed on a customized basis for individual governmental units. Much of the code involves commercial vendor offerings. In addition to interagency... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Bill Clinton Eyes Exit From Charity That Has Shaped Legacypower couple's ability and willingness to separate the organization's wealthy c
Bill Clinton Eyes Exit From Charity That Has Shaped Legacy
Arkansas Business / Posted 9 hours ago
power couple's ability and willingness to separate the organization's wealthy contributors from past and possible future government roles. The decisions surrounding the foundation's future are the latest chapter in an unprecedented partnership... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
‘It’s devastating’: 1,000 Indiana residents forced from homes over leadAllen, her five children and at least 80 other children living in the housing c
‘It’s devastating’: 1,000 Indiana residents forced from homes over lead
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 9 hours ago
Allen, her five children and at least 80 other children living in the housing complex and says the local, state and federal governments failed all of his clients when they allowed people to live in an area with a long history of lead... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Coyote Clashthat 39,551 dead coyotes have made a difference. Meanwhile, because the coyote
Coyote Clash
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 10 hours ago
that 39,551 dead coyotes have made a difference. Meanwhile, because the coyote is not a protected species in Utah, government agencies aren't monitoring coyote colonization of the state's cities. No one can say whether urban chicken... Read more
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Orange County Register
Could hackers tip an American election? You betin better election technology after the troubled 2000 presidential election cou
Could hackers tip an American election? You bet
Orange County Register / Posted 10 hours ago
in better election technology after the troubled 2000 presidential election count prompted widespread abandonment of flawed paper-based systems, such as punch ballots. But the rush to embrace electronic voting technology – and leave... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Nicola Sturgeon backs down in Holyrood 'power grab' rowdiscourage the rest of the committee from investigating a particular subject an
Nicola Sturgeon backs down in Holyrood 'power grab' row
Daily Telegraph / Posted 11 hours ago
discourage the rest of the committee from investigating a particular subject and may also have had access to confidential government documents unavailable to their committee colleagues. The disclosure followed a series of incidents that have... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Liz Pryor on 'Look at You Now' and her teen pregnancythe damage to her reputation and their own, Pryor writes in her memoir, her par
Liz Pryor on 'Look at You Now' and her teen pregnancy
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 12 hours ago
the damage to her reputation and their own, Pryor writes in her memoir, her parents whisked her away to a locked, government-run facility for delinquent and impoverished pregnant teenagers and left her there for the remainder of her... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Letters to the Editor Article Tools Trust ransomed Editor: For years now, the stance the U.S. gover
Letters to the Editor
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 13 hours ago
Article Tools Trust ransomed Editor: For years now, the stance the U.S. government has espoused is that we do not negotiate with terrorists. How interesting it was to watch the doublespeak and spin from the White House concerning the $400 million... Read more
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ABC News
Bill Clinton Eyes Exit From Charity That Has Shaped Legacypower couple's ability and willingness to separate the organization's wealthy c
Bill Clinton Eyes Exit From Charity That Has Shaped Legacy
ABC News / Posted 13 hours ago
power couple's ability and willingness to separate the organization's wealthy contributors from past and possible future government roles. The decisions surrounding the foundation's future are the latest chapter in an unprecedented partnership... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zwane Wanted Sarb Role Changed After Gupta Blacklistingreport, saying they believe a "narrative has been constructed" against them and
Zwane Wanted Sarb Role Changed After Gupta Blacklisting
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
report, saying they believe a "narrative has been constructed" against them and accusing media houses of contributing to a "flawed perception" of the family. "We repeat the challenge to our detractors - if you have evidence against us, please bring... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
More than 1700 properties acquired for WestConnex and other projectsMore than 1700 properties have been acquired for infrastructure projects in the
More than 1700 properties acquired for WestConnex and other projects
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 hours ago
More than 1700 properties have been acquired for infrastructure projects in the four years since the NSW government ordered a report on how to make the system fairer but whose advice it has yet to fully implement or make public. Finance minister... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Minister Zwane wanted SA Reserve Bank role changed after Gupta blacklisting – reportreport, saying they believe a “narrative has been constructed” against them and
Minister Zwane wanted SA Reserve Bank role changed after Gupta blacklisting – report
Daily Maverick / Posted 14 hours ago
report, saying they believe a “narrative has been constructed” against them and accusing media houses of contributing to a “flawed perception” of the family. “We repeat the challenge to our detractors – if you have evidence against us, please bring... Read more
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Christian Today
Israel condemned for 'secret trial' of Christian charity World Vision's Gaza directorproceedings. Without independent and impartial investigations into these allega
Israel condemned for 'secret trial' of Christian charity World Vision's Gaza director
Christian Today / Posted 14 hours ago
proceedings. Without independent and impartial investigations into these allegations the trial risks being fundamentally flawed". According to the Israeli daily newspaper Haaretz, Western diplomats reportedly noted that Israel had "invested... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Bill Clinton eyes exit from charity that has shaped legacypower couple’s ability and willingness to separate the organization’s wealthy c
Bill Clinton eyes exit from charity that has shaped legacy
WWLP Springfield / Posted 14 hours ago
power couple’s ability and willingness to separate the organization’s wealthy contributors from past and possible future government roles. The decisions surrounding the foundation’s future are the latest chapter in an unprecedented partnership... Read more
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The Temasek Review
CPF members pay up to more than million for PAP’s ‘guarantee’, a form of taxation « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUSSingaporeans have been taken for a very long CPF ‘guarantee’ ride by PAP. As h
CPF members pay up to more than million for PAP’s ‘guarantee’, a form of taxation « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 14 hours ago
Singaporeans have been taken for a very long CPF ‘guarantee’ ride by PAP. As has been highlighted in a previous post, the government, as a trustee, was never in a position to guarantee our CPF. This is just another way of scamming money from... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
YOUR OPINIONArticle Tools Trust ransomed Editor: For years now, the stance the U.S. gover
YOUR OPINION
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 15 hours ago
Article Tools Trust ransomed Editor: For years now, the stance the U.S. government has espoused is that we do not negotiate with terrorists. How interesting it was to watch the doublespeak and spin from the White House concerning the $400 million... Read more
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Times of Malta
Lawrence Gonzi unrepentant about public holidays decisionin on the General Workers’ Union’s proposal to reverse that decision. The unpo
Lawrence Gonzi unrepentant about public holidays decision
Times of Malta / Posted 15 hours ago
in on the General Workers’ Union’s proposal to reverse that decision. The unpopular decision was taken unilaterally by the government during Dr Gonzi’s first year as prime minister after talks for a comprehensive social pact between unions,... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
More than 1700 properties acquired by NSW Government while its fairness report remains secretMore than 1700 properties compulsory acquired for major infrastructure projects
More than 1700 properties acquired by NSW Government while its fairness report remains secret
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 15 hours ago
More than 1700 properties compulsory acquired for major infrastructure projects since the NSW government commission a report on how to make the system fairer to homeowners, which is has yet to make public. More than 1700 properties have been... Read more
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The Young Witness
More than 1700 properties acquired by NSW Government while its fairness report remains secretMore than 1700 properties compulsory acquired for major infrastructure projects
More than 1700 properties acquired by NSW Government while its fairness report remains secret
The Young Witness / Posted 15 hours ago
More than 1700 properties compulsory acquired for major infrastructure projects since the NSW government commission a report on how to make the system fairer to homeowners, which is has yet to make public. More than 1700 properties have been... Read more
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Salon.com
Bill Clinton eyes exit from charity that has shaped legacypower couple’s ability and willingness to separate the organization’s wealthy c
Bill Clinton eyes exit from charity that has shaped legacy
Salon.com / Posted 15 hours ago
power couple’s ability and willingness to separate the organization’s wealthy contributors from past and possible future government roles. The decisions surrounding the foundation’s future are the latest chapter in an unprecedented partnership... Read more
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Western Advocate
More than 1700 properties acquired by NSW Government while its fairness report remains secretMore than 1700 properties compulsory acquired for major infrastructure projects
More than 1700 properties acquired by NSW Government while its fairness report remains secret
Western Advocate / Posted 15 hours ago
More than 1700 properties compulsory acquired for major infrastructure projects since the NSW government commission a report on how to make the system fairer to homeowners, which is has yet to make public. More than 1700 properties have been... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Day of the Disappeared: South Asia's torturous wait for the missingRed Cross (ICRC). "Disappearances are often a sensitive social and political i
Day of the Disappeared: South Asia's torturous wait for the missing
Bdnews24.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Red Cross (ICRC). "Disappearances are often a sensitive social and political issue, but that is no excuse for inaction. Governments must generate the political will necessary to provide answers." Child soldiers, migrants, prisoners There are... Read more
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Daily Liberal
More than 1700 properties acquired by NSW Government while its fairness report remains secretMore than 1700 properties compulsory acquired for major infrastructure projects
More than 1700 properties acquired by NSW Government while its fairness report remains secret
Daily Liberal / Posted 16 hours ago
More than 1700 properties compulsory acquired for major infrastructure projects since the NSW government commission a report on how to make the system fairer to homeowners, which is has yet to make public. More than 1700 properties have been... Read more
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The Border Mail
More than 1700 properties acquired by NSW Government while its fairness report remains secretMore than 1700 properties compulsory acquired for major infrastructure projects
More than 1700 properties acquired by NSW Government while its fairness report remains secret
The Border Mail / Posted 16 hours ago
More than 1700 properties compulsory acquired for major infrastructure projects since the NSW government commission a report on how to make the system fairer to homeowners, which is has yet to make public. More than 1700 properties have been... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
More than 1700 properties acquired by NSW Government while its fairness report remains secretMore than 1700 properties compulsory acquired for major infrastructure projects
More than 1700 properties acquired by NSW Government while its fairness report remains secret
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 16 hours ago
More than 1700 properties compulsory acquired for major infrastructure projects since the NSW government commission a report on how to make the system fairer to homeowners, which is has yet to make public. More than 1700 properties have been... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Egypt's new law on churches angers Christian criticswhich most Egyptian Christians belong, had at first opposed the bill but later
Egypt's new law on churches angers Christian critics
Lake Placid News / Posted 18 hours ago
which most Egyptian Christians belong, had at first opposed the bill but later backed it — and critics say it bent to heavy government pressure. Under the law passed Tuesday, Christians must apply to the local provincial governor when they want to... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Egypt's new law on churches angers Christian criticswhich most Egyptian Christians belong, had at first opposed the bill but later
Egypt's new law on churches angers Christian critics
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 18 hours ago
which most Egyptian Christians belong, had at first opposed the bill but later backed it — and critics say it bent to heavy government pressure. Under the law passed Tuesday, Christians must apply to the local provincial governor when they want to... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Action needed to reverse “ghettoization” of Aucklandpeople on good incomes to live their lives in dignity?”Speakers agreed today’s
Action needed to reverse “ghettoization” of Auckland
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 21 hours ago
people on good incomes to live their lives in dignity?”Speakers agreed today’s inequality is rooted in three decades of flawed policy and policy neglect, compounded by international forces beyond our control.They also agreed that solutions... Read more
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Reuters
Day of the Disappeared: South Asia's torturous wait for the missingRed Cross (ICRC). "Disappearances are often a sensitive social and political i
Day of the Disappeared: South Asia's torturous wait for the missing
Reuters / Posted 22 hours ago
Red Cross (ICRC). "Disappearances are often a sensitive social and political issue, but that is no excuse for inaction. Governments must generate the political will necessary to provide answers." CHILD SOLDIERS, MIGRANTS, PRISONERS There are... Read more
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CNN
Indiana's 'perfect storm' of lead contaminationAllen, her five children and at least 80 other children living in the housing c
Indiana's 'perfect storm' of lead contamination
CNN / Posted 23 hours ago
Allen, her five children and at least 80 other children living in the housing complex and says the local, state and federal governments failed all of his clients when they allowed people to live in an area with a long history of lead... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Day of the Disappeared - South Asia's torturous wait for the missingRed Cross (ICRC). "Disappearances are often a sensitive social and political i
Day of the Disappeared - South Asia's torturous wait for the missing
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 hours ago
Red Cross (ICRC). "Disappearances are often a sensitive social and political issue, but that is no excuse for inaction. Governments must generate the political will necessary to provide answers." CHILD SOLDIERS, MIGRANTS, PRISONERS There are... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Indiana's 'perfect storm' of lead contaminationAllen, her five children and at least 80 other children living in the housing c
Indiana's 'perfect storm' of lead contamination
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted yesterday
Allen, her five children and at least 80 other children living in the housing complex and says the local, state and federal governments failed all of his clients when they allowed people to live in an area with a long history of lead... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Egypt's new law on churches angers Christian criticswhich most Egyptian Christians belong, had at first opposed the bill but later
Egypt's new law on churches angers Christian critics
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
which most Egyptian Christians belong, had at first opposed the bill but later backed it - and critics say it bent to heavy government pressure. Under the law passed Tuesday, Christians must apply to the local provincial governor when they want to... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Egypt's new law on churches angers Christian criticswhich most Egyptian Christians belong, had at first opposed the bill but later
Egypt's new law on churches angers Christian critics
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
which most Egyptian Christians belong, had at first opposed the bill but later backed it - and critics say it bent to heavy government pressure. Under the law passed Tuesday, Christians must apply to the local provincial governor when they want to... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Egypt's new law on churches angers Christian criticswhich most Egyptian Christians belong, had at first opposed the bill but later
Egypt's new law on churches angers Christian critics
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
which most Egyptian Christians belong, had at first opposed the bill but later backed it - and critics say it bent to heavy government pressure. Under the law passed Tuesday, Christians must apply to the local provincial governor when they want to... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Egypt's new law on churches angers Christian criticswhich most Egyptian Christians belong, had at first opposed the bill but later
Egypt's new law on churches angers Christian critics
WBOC Salisbury / Posted yesterday
which most Egyptian Christians belong, had at first opposed the bill but later backed it - and critics say it bent to heavy government pressure. Under the law passed Tuesday, Christians must apply to the local provincial governor when they want to... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Could hackers tip an American election? You betin better election technology after the troubled 2000 presidential election cou
Could hackers tip an American election? You bet
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
in better election technology after the troubled 2000 presidential election count prompted widespread abandonment of flawed paper-based systems, such as punch ballots. But the rush to embrace electronic voting technology - and leave... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Analysis: Could hackers tip an American election? You betin better election technology after the troubled 2000 presidential election cou
Analysis: Could hackers tip an American election? You bet
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
in better election technology after the troubled 2000 presidential election count prompted widespread abandonment of flawed paper-based systems, such as punch ballots. But the rush to embrace electronic voting technology - and leave... Read more
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The Record
Analysis: Could hackers tip an American election? You betin better election technology after the troubled 2000 presidential election cou
Analysis: Could hackers tip an American election? You bet
The Record / Posted yesterday
in better election technology after the troubled 2000 presidential election count prompted widespread abandonment of flawed paper-based systems, such as punch ballots. But the rush to embrace electronic voting technology - and leave... Read more
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New Kerala
Why does Pakistan need NSG membership, asks daily - newkerala.com #111862to join the NSG when so many other key areas need its immediate attention. "On
Why does Pakistan need NSG membership, asks daily - newkerala.com #111862
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
to join the NSG when so many other key areas need its immediate attention. "On the surface, Pakistan's rationale looks flawed. "At a time when the social sector is in utter distress, the rate of unemployment is high and corruption is rampant,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Will the Libertarians hurt Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton?showing, a tall order. Libertarians share with Republicans a devotion to free
Will the Libertarians hurt Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton?
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
showing, a tall order. Libertarians share with Republicans a devotion to free markets and opposition to tax increases and government spending, so their ticket might be a convenient parking spot for moderate and economically conservative Republican... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
In 2016, law enforcement killed civil asset reformreasonably incurred." In addition to those outright profits, Wisconsin uses so
In 2016, law enforcement killed civil asset reform
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted yesterday
reasonably incurred." In addition to those outright profits, Wisconsin uses so-called equitable sharing with the federal government to enhance revenues, as do other states. Federal "equitable sharing" programs enable state and local law... Read more
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Rappler
Why Dela Rosa wants ARMM cops to 'be careful'by Manman Dejeto MANILA, Philippines – He’s their top cheer leader and support
Why Dela Rosa wants ARMM cops to 'be careful'
Rappler / Posted yesterday
by Manman Dejeto MANILA, Philippines – He’s their top cheer leader and supporter when it comes to going all out in the government’s “war against drugs,” but when it comes to the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM), Philippine National... Read more
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The Christian Post
Donald Trump and the Amusing Case of the Evangelical Consciencehas ever completely measured up to be the type of candidate I thought an evange
Donald Trump and the Amusing Case of the Evangelical Conscience
The Christian Post / Posted yesterday
has ever completely measured up to be the type of candidate I thought an evangelical voter should support. All of them were flawed. This is true even for those candidates I strongly supported. I say this because I have had friends (some of them... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Queensland reveals full anti-gang law changesQueensland's police commissioner has endorsed new anti-gang legislation as "the
Queensland reveals full anti-gang law changes
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
Queensland's police commissioner has endorsed new anti-gang legislation as "the strongest in Australia" as the Labor government begins to sell a suite of changes to key crossbenchers. Increased maximum sentences for child exploitation and fraud, a... Read more
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