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CTV News
G7 leaders set to hear Trudeau's new approach for boosting world economyby the group. "I think we're seeing a summit where there won't be a single, bu
G7 leaders set to hear Trudeau's new approach for boosting world economy
CTV News / Posted 4 hours ago
by the group. "I think we're seeing a summit where there won't be a single, burning issue," John Kirton, director of the G8 Research Group at University of Toronto, said in a recent interview. Kirton believes U.S. President Barack Obama's visit... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
« C'est la vie », une série télévisée pour sensibiliser sur la santé maternellepour dissuader les gens qui s’adonnent à ces pratiques ». Pour rappel, Muskoka
« C'est la vie », une série télévisée pour sensibiliser sur la santé maternelle
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
pour dissuader les gens qui s’adonnent à ces pratiques ». Pour rappel, Muskoka est la ville canadienne hôte du sommet G8 de 2010 et qui avait vu la France s’engager à allouer une enveloppe de 500 millions d’euros additionnels sur la période... Read more
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EuroNews
G7 agenda includes steel, the Yen, Russia and Brexitkind. Neither China nor Russia are on the guest list. But both will be on the
G7 agenda includes steel, the Yen, Russia and Brexit
EuroNews / Posted 14 hours ago
kind. Neither China nor Russia are on the guest list. But both will be on the agenda. Russia was suspended from the then G8 in March 2014 over the annexation of Crimea. The Global Economy The biggest issue will be how to breath life back into... Read more
20h
The Globe and Mail
Ottawa sets deadlines for $150-million infrastructure programthe Conservative program as “a glorified gazebo fund,” in reference to former C
Ottawa sets deadlines for $150-million infrastructure program
The Globe and Mail / Posted 20 hours ago
the Conservative program as “a glorified gazebo fund,” in reference to former Conservative minister Tony Clement’s use of a G8 Legacy Infrastructure Fund to fund parks in his riding. Mr. Duguid is currently away for health reasons. His spokesperson... Read more
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Deseret News
John Hoffmire: Does aid work? Markets, big goals or both?Prime Minister Tony Blair called for “a big, big push forward” in Africa to hel
John Hoffmire: Does aid work? Markets, big goals or both?
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
Prime Minister Tony Blair called for “a big, big push forward” in Africa to help reach its MDG-defined targets by 2015. The G8 Summit later that year agreed to forgive debt owed by African aid recipients accrued during previous Big Push programs,... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Trudeau has further to fall. Much furtherthe case with Trudeau now. I wrote back in the fall that voters might want to t
Trudeau has further to fall. Much further
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
the case with Trudeau now. I wrote back in the fall that voters might want to think twice before handing over the keys to a G8 nation to someone whose pre-Parliament resume consists mostly of dropping out of grad school multiple times. But the... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Why Doctors Without Borders Is Skipping The World Humanitarian Summitwith the participants on medical and humanitarian issues. So many global summi
Why Doctors Without Borders Is Skipping The World Humanitarian Summit
KERA North Texas / Posted 5 days ago
with the participants on medical and humanitarian issues. So many global summits, meetings and forums, from Davos to the G8, take place each year. What makes the WHS particularly ineffective? It's partly the format — the fact that states are not... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Why Doctors Without Borders Is Skipping The World Humanitarian Summitwith the participants on medical and humanitarian issues. So many global summi
Why Doctors Without Borders Is Skipping The World Humanitarian Summit
KPBS San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
with the participants on medical and humanitarian issues. So many global summits, meetings and forums, from Davos to the G8, take place each year. What makes the WHS particularly ineffective? It's partly the format — the fact that states are not... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Japan Increases Commitment to the Global Fundperiod that begins in 2017. Japan has been a strong leader in global health, a
Japan Increases Commitment to the Global Fund
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
period that begins in 2017. Japan has been a strong leader in global health, and introduced infectious diseases to the G8 Summit's agenda in Okinawa in 2000, which paved the way for the Global Fund's establishment in 2002. Japan has been a... Read more
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The Star
G7 not about to welcome back Russia, German official saysnot about to readmit Russia to their club, a senior German government official
G7 not about to welcome back Russia, German official says
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
not about to readmit Russia to their club, a senior German government official said on Friday. Moscow's membership in the G8 group was suspended in 2014 after Russian troops invaded and annexed Ukraine's Crimea peninsula. The German government... Read more
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express
David Cameron's defence cuts leave Britain exposed and 'semi-pacifist', says ex-Nato chiefan increasingly tiny and impotent stick. “Any talk that Britain is punching ab
David Cameron's defence cuts leave Britain exposed and 'semi-pacifist', says ex-Nato chief
express / Posted 7 days ago
an increasingly tiny and impotent stick. “Any talk that Britain is punching above its weight is illusionary. “We are a G8 country, we have international responsibilities, we are a member of the UN security council and our friends and allies... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Britain has become 'semi-pacifist' under Cameron, says retired general as he warns of war with Russia“We are a G8 country, we have international responsibilities, we are a member o
Britain has become 'semi-pacifist' under Cameron, says retired general as he warns of war with Russia
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
“We are a G8 country, we have international responsibilities, we are a member of the UN security council and our friends and allies have an expectation that Britain will take a lead and have been disappointed by the extent to which Britain appears to... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Physics and gender issues top Canada’s G7 science tourbeen the lead in the G7 this year on gender and climate and is putting the two
Physics and gender issues top Canada’s G7 science tour
The Globe and Mail / Posted 9 days ago
been the lead in the G7 this year on gender and climate and is putting the two together,” said John Kirton, director of the G8 Research Group a the University of Toronto’s Munk School of Global Affairs. Dr. Kirton said that Ms. McKenna knows the... Read more
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Daily Record
New SNP government under instant pressure to back calls for independent probe into undercover police abusesprobe in Scotland. The Record already revealed details of the extent of underc
New SNP government under instant pressure to back calls for independent probe into undercover police abuses
Daily Record / Posted 12 days ago
probe in Scotland. The Record already revealed details of the extent of undercover policing in Scotland. One former G8 activist, who now works for an SNP MP, said she was tricked into believing a cover story by Mark Kennedy, also known as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Rules As Buhari Firms Up Anti-Graft Plansin a statement said the summit provided an opportunity for the UK government to
New Rules As Buhari Firms Up Anti-Graft Plans
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
in a statement said the summit provided an opportunity for the UK government to show leadership again as it did at the G8 Summit in 2013 at Lough Erne on the issues of tax and transparency. "Transparency is a critical weapon in the fight back... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
NHS needs to increase rates of bariatric surgery to control obesity levels, say expertsof obesity in Europe, and ranks sixth internationally. However, it ranks 13th o
NHS needs to increase rates of bariatric surgery to control obesity levels, say experts
News-Medical-Net / Posted 13 days ago
of obesity in Europe, and ranks sixth internationally. However, it ranks 13th out of 17 for EU countries and sixth in the G8 countries for rates of bariatric surgery. Rates of surgery vary within the UK. NHS operations are not performed in... Read more
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Daily News
‘Fantastically corrupt’ nations join London summitoutspoken on the need to tackle aggressive tax avoidance and evasion and global
‘Fantastically corrupt’ nations join London summit
Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
outspoken on the need to tackle aggressive tax avoidance and evasion and global corruption since raising the issue at the G8 in Britain in 2013. He was embarrassed last month when his late father's Bahamas-based investment fund was named in the... Read more
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The Hindu
Taxing times for the nationpay any tax. So, effectively, income tax payers amounted to 1 per cent! To give
Taxing times for the nation
The Hindu / Posted 13 days ago
pay any tax. So, effectively, income tax payers amounted to 1 per cent! To give a comparative sense, Canada (of course, a G8 country), had the same — 2.88 crore returns, out of a population of 3.5 crore! Amazingly, the tax-GDP ratio has remained... Read more
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ABC News
5 Gaffes by World Leaders Caught on TapeBush and Blair on Foreign Policy George W. Bush was heard addressing then-Brit
5 Gaffes by World Leaders Caught on Tape
ABC News / Posted 14 days ago
Bush and Blair on Foreign Policy George W. Bush was heard addressing then-British Prime Minister Tony Blair at a 2006 G8 summit with the greeting, "Yo, Blair, what are you doing?" and beginning a discussion on the Middle East. "What they need... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
FDA head and Sanofi call for harmonized drug regulationneed to harmonize a "mosaic of regulations" in different countries, and they ca
FDA head and Sanofi call for harmonized drug regulation
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
need to harmonize a "mosaic of regulations" in different countries, and they called for the issue to be taken up at the G8 or G20 groups of nations. "We would challenge governments, including congresses and parliaments, presidents and prime... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Victory Day in Moscow: 'Yes, We Can Do It Again'would be hard to imagine today. After Russia's annexation of the Crimean Penins
Victory Day in Moscow: 'Yes, We Can Do It Again'
The Moscow Times / Posted 14 days ago
would be hard to imagine today. After Russia's annexation of the Crimean Peninsula in 2014, Russia was expelled from the G8 and NATO has been increasing its military presence along Russian borders in Eastern Europe (see article, page 4), a move... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Top 10 'hot mic' gaffeswas witness to one of the most famous on-mic blunders by U.S. President George
Top 10 'hot mic' gaffes
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 14 days ago
was witness to one of the most famous on-mic blunders by U.S. President George W. Bush during a lunch meeting at the 2006 G8 summit in Russia. Bush hailed the prime minister with the greeting "Yo Blair!" and thanked him for a recent gift of a... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Top 10 'hot mic' gaffeswas witness to one of the most famous on-mic blunders by U.S. President George
Top 10 'hot mic' gaffes
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 14 days ago
was witness to one of the most famous on-mic blunders by U.S. President George W. Bush during a lunch meeting at the 2006 G8 summit in Russia. Bush hailed the prime minister with the greeting "Yo Blair!" and thanked him for a recent gift of a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Panama Papers and the Africa Storyanti-corruption summit in London. This is an opportunity for the UK government
The Panama Papers and the Africa Story
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
anti-corruption summit in London. This is an opportunity for the UK government to show leadership again as they did at the G8 Summit in 2013 at Lough Erne on the issues of tax and transparency. The London Anti-corruption Summit could galvanize... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Top 10 'hot mic' gaffeswas witness to one of the most famous on-mic blunders by U.S. President George
Top 10 'hot mic' gaffes
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 14 days ago
was witness to one of the most famous on-mic blunders by U.S. President George W. Bush during a lunch meeting at the 2006 G8 summit in Russia. Bush hailed the prime minister with the greeting "Yo Blair!" and thanked him for a recent gift of a... Read more
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The Tyee
Five Things We Can Learn from Brazil's School Meal Programin Irati, a town in Paraná, Brazil. Photo by Colleen Kimmett. The idea t
Five Things We Can Learn from Brazil's School Meal Program
The Tyee / Posted 14 days ago
in Irati, a town in Paraná, Brazil. Photo by Colleen Kimmett. The idea that Canada should catch up with the other G8 countries and create a national school meal program has been on the public radar since at least 2011. Last year, Food... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Top seeded McNeese begins quest for SLC tournament titleWinner (G5) 11 a.m.- Loser G1 vs. Loser G4 (G6) 1:30 p.m.- Loser G2 vs. Loser
Top seeded McNeese begins quest for SLC tournament title
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 15 days ago
Winner (G5) 11 a.m.- Loser G1 vs. Loser G4 (G6) 1:30 p.m.- Loser G2 vs. Loser G3 (G7) 4 p.m.- Winner G3 vs. Winner G4 (G8) 6:30 p.m.- Winner G5 vs. Winner G6 (G9) 10:30 a.m.- Loser G7 vs. Winner G8 (G10) 2 p.m.- Winner G7 vs. Winner... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Top seeded McNeese begins quest for SLC tournament titleWinner (G5) 11 a.m.- Loser G1 vs. Loser G4 (G6) 1:30 p.m.- Loser G2 vs. Loser
Top seeded McNeese begins quest for SLC tournament title
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 15 days ago
Winner (G5) 11 a.m.- Loser G1 vs. Loser G4 (G6) 1:30 p.m.- Loser G2 vs. Loser G3 (G7) 4 p.m.- Winner G3 vs. Winner G4 (G8) 6:30 p.m.- Winner G5 vs. Winner G6 (G9) 10:30 a.m.- Loser G7 vs. Winner G8 (G10) 2 p.m.- Winner G7 vs. Winner... Read more
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dna
GoAir to launch daily evening flight connecting Srinagar to Delhi from June 1515, will make GoAir the only carrier to have evening services to and from Srina
GoAir to launch daily evening flight connecting Srinagar to Delhi from June 15
dna / Posted 15 days ago
15, will make GoAir the only carrier to have evening services to and from Srinagar. "Effective June 15, the GoAir flight G8 229 will take off from Delhi at 16:50 hours and arrive in Srinagar at 18:10 hours while the return flight G8 228 will take... Read more
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The Economic Times
GoAir's Delhi-Srinagar evening flight services from June15, will make GoAir the only carrier to have evening services to and from Srina
GoAir's Delhi-Srinagar evening flight services from June
The Economic Times / Posted 15 days ago
15, will make GoAir the only carrier to have evening services to and from Srinagar. "Effective June 15, the GoAir flight G8 229 will take off from Delhi at 16:50 hours and arrive in Srinagar at 18:10 hours while the return flight G8 228 will take... Read more
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Christian Today
UK complicit in 'moral outrage' of corruption, say Christian, Muslim and Jewish leadersIt added the progress made on public registers of beneficial ownership was "dis
UK complicit in 'moral outrage' of corruption, say Christian, Muslim and Jewish leaders
Christian Today / Posted 15 days ago
It added the progress made on public registers of beneficial ownership was "disappointing" since they were raised at the G8 meeting in 2013. "There is ample precedent for this action (particularly in the Overseas Territories), and commitments in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Parliament Seated After UN Support for Pollsof this process. "We worked hand-in-hand with the Transitional Authorities, ot
Parliament Seated After UN Support for Polls
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
of this process. "We worked hand-in-hand with the Transitional Authorities, other key international partners of the G8-CAR and the whole UN family in the country," Mr. Onanga-Anyanga said, referring to the group which includes... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Afrigeoss Symposium Ends On High Notewhich was formed following the resolution of the 2002 United Nations World Summ
Afrigeoss Symposium Ends On High Note
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
which was formed following the resolution of the 2002 United Nations World Summit on Sustainable Development and the G8 summit of 2003. It aims at improving policy decisions by coordinating strategies among participating voluntary... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Eight food businesses were closed last month for breaching food safety rulesClosure Orders were served under the EC (Official Control of Foodstuffs) Regula
Eight food businesses were closed last month for breaching food safety rules
Irish Examiner / Posted 16 days ago
Closure Orders were served under the EC (Official Control of Foodstuffs) Regulations, 2010 on: Relish (restaurant), Unit G8 & 9, Dundrum Village Centre, Dundrum, Dublin 14 Wok Inn Chinese Take Away, Lower Main Street, Ferns, Wexford Lotus... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari, Ghani, Kerry Join UK Anti-Corruption Summitwon overnight. It will take time, courage and determination to deliver the refo
Buhari, Ghani, Kerry Join UK Anti-Corruption Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
won overnight. It will take time, courage and determination to deliver the reforms that are necessary," he said. Since the G8 summit in 2013, Cameron has led international calls to tackle aggressive tax avoidance and evasion and global corruption,... Read more
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New Kerala
Feature: Central African Republic's Parliament seated after UN support for polls - newkerala.com #60256success of this process. We worked hand-in-hand with the Transitional Authorit
Feature: Central African Republic's Parliament seated after UN support for polls - newkerala.com #60256
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
success of this process. We worked hand-in-hand with the Transitional Authorities, other key international partners of the G8-CAR and the whole UN family in the country, Onanga-Anyanga said, referring to the group which includes representatives of... Read more
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Japan Today
Abe hopes for progress in peace treaty talks with Putin ‹ Japan Todaysaid. Abe has been visiting European capitals ahead of the Group of Seven summ
Abe hopes for progress in peace treaty talks with Putin ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 19 days ago
said. Abe has been visiting European capitals ahead of the Group of Seven summit he is hosting later this month. Russia was part of the group under the wider G8 configuration but was evicted following the annexation of Crimea from Ukraine in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Japanese PM hopes for peace progress with Putinsaid. Abe has been visiting European capitals ahead of the Group of Seven summ
Japanese PM hopes for peace progress with Putin
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 days ago
said. Abe has been visiting European capitals ahead of the Group of Seven summit he is hosting later this month. Russia was part of the group under the wider G8 configuration but was evicted following the annexation of Crimea from Ukraine in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Huawei G Power Offers Customers a Premium Smartphone Camera Experience+ 400MB monthly for 12 months. Huawei is the third largest manufacturer of sma
Huawei G Power Offers Customers a Premium Smartphone Camera Experience
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
+ 400MB monthly for 12 months. Huawei is the third largest manufacturer of smartphone devices and has produced several quality devices like the Mate 8, P8 and G8. Huawei Technologies Ghana will launch the new Huawei P9 smartphone in the coming wee... Read more
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Salon.com
It’s not about sexism: Camille Paglia on Trump, Hillary’s “restless bitterness” and the end of the elitesambushed German chancellor Angela Merkel by grabbing and massaging her shoulder
It’s not about sexism: Camille Paglia on Trump, Hillary’s “restless bitterness” and the end of the elites
Salon.com / Posted 20 days ago
ambushed German chancellor Angela Merkel by grabbing and massaging her shoulders from behind as she was seated at a G8 Summit meeting in St. Petersburg in 2006. The aerial view of Trump at Burlingame gave me a moment of gender vertigo. His... Read more
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Wheels.ca
Top four sports cars around $15,000and high oil consumption. Otherwise, the 1 Series delights drivers with its exh
Top four sports cars around $15,000
Wheels.ca / Posted 21 days ago
and high oil consumption. Otherwise, the 1 Series delights drivers with its exhilarating road-going talents. The Pontiac G8 marked the return of a genuine tire-scorching sedan to GM’s joy division two decades after the rear-drive Bonneville bowed... Read more
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walesonline
Welsh Conservative leader Andrew RT Davies' pitch for your votegovernments working together at both ends of the M4. With the UK economy curre
Welsh Conservative leader Andrew RT Davies' pitch for your vote
walesonline / Posted 21 days ago
governments working together at both ends of the M4. With the UK economy currently enjoying the fastest growth of all the G8 economies, Conservatives have already shown that they can deliver for the UK as a whole. Simply, we cannot allow Jeremy... Read more
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express
Park PR to vice president at Chinese bank – how did ex-MP Danny Alexander get THAT job?savings. He has played an active role in driving international cooperation on t
Park PR to vice president at Chinese bank – how did ex-MP Danny Alexander get THAT job?
express / Posted 21 days ago
savings. He has played an active role in driving international cooperation on tax, trade and transparency during the UK G8 presidency. "A seasoned negotiator and communicator, Sir Danny has engaged with diverse stakeholders and partners on key... Read more
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Zero Hedge
America's Big Red Forex Button - MOST IMPORTANT FOREX FACTthe Yuan is manipulated by the central bank. It's not possible to do business w
America's Big Red Forex Button - MOST IMPORTANT FOREX FACT
Zero Hedge / Posted 23 days ago
the Yuan is manipulated by the central bank. It's not possible to do business with China via the Yuan like it is with G8 countries. Americans can visit and do business in hundreds of countries with ease, China is not one of them. China employs... Read more
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Calgary Sun
The price we won't payhas become a growth industry fuelled by states willing to pay for the safe retu
The price we won't pay
Calgary Sun / Posted 24 days ago
has become a growth industry fuelled by states willing to pay for the safe return of their countrymen. In 2013, the G8 nations pledged to stop paying ransom to terrorists. The UN has the same directive. And yet many European countries —... Read more
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Canberra Times
Liberals name candidates to stand in Fenner and Canberraorganisers for Dr Hendy asked for volunteers for street stalls during the campa
Liberals name candidates to stand in Fenner and Canberra
Canberra Times / Posted 28 days ago
organisers for Dr Hendy asked for volunteers for street stalls during the campaign. Dr Hendy was part of the so-called "G8" of Liberal MPs who prepared the September challenge with Mr Turnbull, including hosting the group at his Queanbeyan... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PH named among New Gastronomic-8 countriesthe new culture of food,” The Future of Food further adds. Aside from the Phil
PH named among New Gastronomic-8 countries
Manila Bulletin / Posted 29 days ago
the new culture of food,” The Future of Food further adds. Aside from the Philippines, other countries included in the New G8 (Gastronomic8) emerging markets of influence are China, Iran, Israel, Korea, Mexico, Peru, and Vietnam. “We are most... Read more
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Business Wire
APWG Receives Contribution From craigslist Charitable Fund to Prevent Online Crimeand ICANN; hemispheric and global trade groups; and multilateral treaty organiz
APWG Receives Contribution From craigslist Charitable Fund to Prevent Online Crime
Business Wire / Posted 29 days ago
and ICANN; hemispheric and global trade groups; and multilateral treaty organizations such as the European Commission, the G8 High Technology Crime Subgroup, Council of Europe's Convention on Cybercrime, United Nations Office of Drugs and Crime,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Borders Create Misconceptions'were talking about. I mainly blamed myself for the situation I found myself tra
'Borders Create Misconceptions'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 days ago
were talking about. I mainly blamed myself for the situation I found myself trapped in. It was the protests against the G8 summit in 2007 in Heiligendamm (Germany) that politicized me. Thanks to a friend of mine, I moved into a flat-sharing... Read more
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Boston Globe
Chess notes18.Bxf6 gxf6 19.Nf4 Bc6 20.Rg1+ should win as 20…Kh1 loses to 21.Qh5 and 20…Kf8
Chess notes
Boston Globe / Posted 30 days ago
18.Bxf6 gxf6 19.Nf4 Bc6 20.Rg1+ should win as 20…Kh1 loses to 21.Qh5 and 20…Kf8 to 21.Nxe6+ fxe6 22.Qxe6 with mate on g8 coming.) 18.Qxe6+ Kh7 19.Qxe7 with a big advantage 17.c4 Bxg2 Seems very self-destructive but after the retreat 17...Bc6... Read more
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