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The Forward
After Snub, Jews Get Vote on Reclaimed Nazi ArtIn a reversal, Germany’s culture minister said she favors including a Jewish co
After Snub, Jews Get Vote on Reclaimed Nazi Art
The Forward / Posted 19 hours ago
In a reversal, Germany’s culture minister said she favors including a Jewish community representative on the country’s controversial committee for restitution of Nazi-looted art. Minister Monika Grütters said she supported adding a Jewish delegate... Read more
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The Forward
Jews Will Get Spot on Art Restitution Body After All( JTA ) — In a reversal, Germany’s culture minister said she favors including a
Jews Will Get Spot on Art Restitution Body After All
The Forward / Posted yesterday
( JTA ) — In a reversal, Germany’s culture minister said she favors including a Jewish community representative on the country’s controversial committee for restitution of Nazi-looted art. Minister Monika Grütters said she supported adding a Jewish... Read more
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JTA
German minister lifts opposition to Jewish delegate on art restitution bodyMonika Grutters and Rabbi Yehuda Teichtal in Berlin on May 24, 2016. (Courtesy
German minister lifts opposition to Jewish delegate on art restitution body
JTA / Posted yesterday
Monika Grutters and Rabbi Yehuda Teichtal in Berlin on May 24, 2016. (Courtesy of Rabbi Yehuda Teichtal) (JTA) — In a reversal, Germany’s culture minister said she favors including a Jewish community representative on the country’s controversial... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Poland's Europe problem has deep rootsby refugees. Why would you flee into the arms of Poland's relatively ungenerous
Poland's Europe problem has deep roots
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
by refugees. Why would you flee into the arms of Poland's relatively ungenerous social safety network if you could get to Germany, much less Sweden? On top of that, Poland has balked at accepting Syrian refugees. For economic migrants and refugees... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Constitution as rule bookPlaying by the rules: a great American tradition. In a constitutional democracy
Constitution as rule book
Rutland Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Playing by the rules: a great American tradition. In a constitutional democracy like ours, the rules are the law. No one is supposed to be above the law � not the president, not presidential candidates, not Congress, not even prosecuting attorneys... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Where The 2016 Candidates Stand On Cybersecurity And Civil Libertiesof law enforcement access to encrypted digital information came to national att
Where The 2016 Candidates Stand On Cybersecurity And Civil Liberties
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 4 days ago
of law enforcement access to encrypted digital information came to national attention in February, when the FBI won a court order requiring Apple to help unlock an iPhone used by alleged San Bernardino shooter Syed Farook. Apple, backed by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Katjavivi Expounds On Rationale Behind New Parliament BuildingHence the government had steadily embarked on that process over the years where
Katjavivi Expounds On Rationale Behind New Parliament Building
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Hence the government had steadily embarked on that process over the years whereby an appropriate State House and Supreme Court building have since been constructed. However, another branch of the State, the legislature, still needs to be upgraded... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Is Soros Funding Another Movement To Destabilize A New Democratically Elected Governmentthe last government as well as being recipients of public treasury largesse fro
Is Soros Funding Another Movement To Destabilize A New Democratically Elected Government
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 days ago
the last government as well as being recipients of public treasury largesse from their friends in this government- often unconstitutionally so), lined up behind it from the beginning as they drastically inflated the numbers of its early protest... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
How the Pentagon punished NSA whistleblowers | Mark Hertsgaardtold me. Crane’s testimony is not simply a clue to Snowden’s motivations and m
How the Pentagon punished NSA whistleblowers | Mark Hertsgaard
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 5 days ago
told me. Crane’s testimony is not simply a clue to Snowden’s motivations and methods: if his allegations are confirmed in court, they could put current and former senior Pentagon officials in jail. (Official investigations are quietly under... Read more
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DW
European leaders express concern at Turkey immunity vote |The constitutional amendment was passed with a two-thirds majority on Friday, m
European leaders express concern at Turkey immunity vote |
DW / Posted 6 days ago
The constitutional amendment was passed with a two-thirds majority on Friday, meaning there was no need for the issue to be put to a referendum. In the decisive round of voting, 376 members of the 550-seat parliament were in favor, 140 voted against... Read more
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News.com.au
Turkish parliament strips MPs of immunityarrest us, take us by force. We will resort to all possible measures to challen
Turkish parliament strips MPs of immunity
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
arrest us, take us by force. We will resort to all possible measures to challenge the decision, including taking it to the constitutional court," the party's co-leader Selahattin Demirtas told reporters outside parliament on Friday. In the third... Read more
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Perth Now
Turkish parliament strips MPs of immunityarrest us, take us by force. We will resort to all possible measures to challen
Turkish parliament strips MPs of immunity
Perth Now / Posted 7 days ago
arrest us, take us by force. We will resort to all possible measures to challenge the decision, including taking it to the constitutional court," the party's co-leader Selahattin Demirtas told reporters outside parliament on Friday. In the third... Read more
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Herald Sun
Turkish parliament strips MPs of immunityarrest us, take us by force. We will resort to all possible measures to challen
Turkish parliament strips MPs of immunity
Herald Sun / Posted 7 days ago
arrest us, take us by force. We will resort to all possible measures to challenge the decision, including taking it to the constitutional court," the party's co-leader Selahattin Demirtas told reporters outside parliament on Friday. In the third... Read more
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Weekly Times
Turkish parliament strips MPs of immunityarrest us, take us by force. We will resort to all possible measures to challen
Turkish parliament strips MPs of immunity
Weekly Times / Posted 7 days ago
arrest us, take us by force. We will resort to all possible measures to challenge the decision, including taking it to the constitutional court," the party's co-leader Selahattin Demirtas told reporters outside parliament on Friday. In the third... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Turkish parliament strips MPs of immunityarrest us, take us by force. We will resort to all possible measures to challen
Turkish parliament strips MPs of immunity
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 days ago
arrest us, take us by force. We will resort to all possible measures to challenge the decision, including taking it to the constitutional court," the party's co-leader Selahattin Demirtas told reporters outside parliament on Friday. In the third... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Turkish MPs stripped of political immunityus, take us by force. We will resort to all possible measures to challenge the
Turkish MPs stripped of political immunity
Sky News Australia / Posted 7 days ago
us, take us by force. We will resort to all possible measures to challenge the decision, including taking it to the c constitutional court,' the party's co-leader Selahattin Demirtas told reporters outside parliament on Friday. In the third... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Turkey approves controversial law scrapping immunity for MPspro-Kurdish and other MPs and could see them evicted from parliament, sparking
Turkey approves controversial law scrapping immunity for MPs
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
pro-Kurdish and other MPs and could see them evicted from parliament, sparking fresh domestic and international concern. German Chancellor Angela Merkel will raise concerns over the legislation during a meeting with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan... Read more
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Breitbart
Is Soros Funding An Agitprop Protest Movement to Destabilize Poland’s New Democratically Elected Government?the last government as well as being recipients of public treasury largesse fro
Is Soros Funding An Agitprop Protest Movement to Destabilize Poland’s New Democratically Elected Government?
Breitbart / Posted 8 days ago
the last government as well as being recipients of public treasury largesse from their friends in this government- often unconstitutionally so), lined up behind it from the beginning as they drastically inflated the numbers of its early protest... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Head of Russian Constitutional Court: Obama�s Speeches Similar to Hitler�sThe head of the Russian Constitutional Court Valery Zorkin has accused the Unit
Head of Russian Constitutional Court: Obama�s Speeches Similar to Hitler�s
The Moscow Times / Posted 8 days ago
The head of the Russian Constitutional Court Valery Zorkin has accused the United States of violating international standards of the United Nations and compared the rhetoric of U.S. President Barack Obama to that of Adolf Hitler, the RBC news agency... Read more
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Market Watch
Professor suing ECB over QE warns of 'surprises'FRANKFURT--A law professor who is suing the European Central Bank in Germany's
Professor suing ECB over QE warns of 'surprises'
Market Watch / Posted 8 days ago
FRANKFURT--A law professor who is suing the European Central Bank in Germany's top court warned the institution to expect legal "surprises" in coming weeks, as his clients race to derail the ECB's EUR1.8 trillion ($2.03 trillion) bond-purchase... Read more
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Daily Maverick
TRAINSPOTTER: In dark times, we must lean towards the lightIn 1869, a German physiologist named Friedrich Goltz went in search of the huma
TRAINSPOTTER: In dark times, we must lean towards the light
Daily Maverick / Posted 8 days ago
In 1869, a German physiologist named Friedrich Goltz went in search of the human soul. As is the Teutonic way, his scientific methodology was comprised mostly of torture. He removed the brain of a frog, placing the creature in water that he brought... Read more
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DW
Comedian Böhmermann to appeal against court injunction on Erdogan poem |Böhmermann's lawyer Christian Schertz said on Wednesday that the Hamburg court'
Comedian Böhmermann to appeal against court injunction on Erdogan poem |
DW / Posted 9 days ago
Böhmermann's lawyer Christian Schertz said on Wednesday that the Hamburg court's decision to put a restriction on the poem was "blatantly wrong" and based on "technical errors." Schertz said he would file an appeal against the injunction and even... Read more
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Daily Maverick
ISS Today: As Kabila eyes another term, the AU must speak uphas no intention of holding elections in the near future. The latest clue came
ISS Today: As Kabila eyes another term, the AU must speak up
Daily Maverick / Posted 9 days ago
has no intention of holding elections in the near future. The latest clue came last week, when the Congo’s pro-government Constitutional Court ruled that the president could stay in office until a newly elected president replaces him. The ruling... Read more
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ABC News
Germans Sue European Central Bank Over StimulusGerman opponents of the European Central Bank's latest economic stimulus progra
Germans Sue European Central Bank Over Stimulus
ABC News / Posted 10 days ago
German opponents of the European Central Bank's latest economic stimulus program have filed a legal challenge in an attempt to bar their national central bank from taking part. The complaint in the Federal Constitutional Court aims to keep the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Germans sue European Central Bank over stimulusFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - German opponents of the European Central Bank's lates
Germans sue European Central Bank over stimulus
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 10 days ago
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - German opponents of the European Central Bank's latest economic stimulus program have filed a legal challenge in an attempt to bar their national central bank from taking part. The complaint in the Federal Constitutional... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Germans sue European Central Bank over stimulus, againFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - German opponents of the European Central Bank's econo
Germans sue European Central Bank over stimulus, again
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 10 days ago
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - German opponents of the European Central Bank's economic stimulus programs have filed a new legal challenge in an attempt to bar their national central bank from taking part. The complaint in the Federal Constitutional... Read more
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NBC News
Kids Will 'Torture and Kill for ISIS,' German Intel Chief Warnsturned into "weapons" by ISIS, triggering fears that they could slip back to th
Kids Will 'Torture and Kill for ISIS,' German Intel Chief Warns
NBC News / Posted 10 days ago
turned into "weapons" by ISIS, triggering fears that they could slip back to the West to launch attacks. The head of the Germany's domestic intelligence service said authorities there had identified children aged as young as 13 who have left for... Read more
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Reuters
Professors and entrepreneurs file complaint against ECB policy: newspaperPeople walk past the headquarters of the European Central Bank (ECB) in Frankfu
Professors and entrepreneurs file complaint against ECB policy: newspaper
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
People walk past the headquarters of the European Central Bank (ECB) in Frankfurt, Germany, April 21, 2016. BERLIN A group of professors and entrepreneurs in Germany filed a complaint against the European Central Bank's monetary policy this week at... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Low-level tremors may signal Alaska volcano eruptionsuffers from dementia and is mentally incompetent to stand...More >> Sheriff J
Low-level tremors may signal Alaska volcano eruption
KWWL Iowa / Posted 13 days ago
suffers from dementia and is mentally incompetent to stand...More >> Sheriff Joe Arpaio of Arizona found in contempt of courtSheriff Joe Arpaio of Arizona found in contempt of court A judge has found the longtime sheriff of metro Phoenix in... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Low-level tremors may signal Alaska volcano eruptionhe now suffers from dementia and is mentally incompetent to stand... Sheriff J
Low-level tremors may signal Alaska volcano eruption
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 13 days ago
he now suffers from dementia and is mentally incompetent to stand... Sheriff Joe Arpaio of Arizona found in contempt of courtSheriff Joe Arpaio of Arizona found in contempt of court A judge has found the longtime sheriff of metro Phoenix in... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Original basketball rules displayed at University of Kansasafter a computer glitch forced thousands of checked bags to miss their flights
Original basketball rules displayed at University of Kansas
KTVN Reno / Posted 14 days ago
after a computer glitch forced thousands of checked bags to miss their flights out of the Phoenix airport.More >> Texas court finds school funding flawed but constitutionalTexas court finds school funding flawed but constitutional The Texas... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Baylor receives law firm's sexual assault reportafter a computer glitch forced thousands of checked bags to miss their flights
Baylor receives law firm's sexual assault report
KTVN Reno / Posted 14 days ago
after a computer glitch forced thousands of checked bags to miss their flights out of the Phoenix airport.More >> Texas court finds school funding flawed but constitutionalTexas court finds school funding flawed but constitutional The Texas... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Filipino bakery workers win $15 million in trafficking suitSheriff Joe Arpaio of Arizona found in contempt of courtSheriff Joe Arpaio of A
Filipino bakery workers win $15 million in trafficking suit
KTVN Reno / Posted 14 days ago
Sheriff Joe Arpaio of Arizona found in contempt of courtSheriff Joe Arpaio of Arizona found in contempt of court A judge has found the longtime sheriff of metro Phoenix in contempt of court Friday for disobeying his orders in a racial profiling... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Military plans security changes after killings in Tennesseeafter a computer glitch forced thousands of checked bags to miss their flights
Military plans security changes after killings in Tennessee
KTVN Reno / Posted 14 days ago
after a computer glitch forced thousands of checked bags to miss their flights out of the Phoenix airport.More >> Texas court finds school funding flawed but constitutionalTexas court finds school funding flawed but constitutional The Texas... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Mom, 7 adult children win $429.6 million Powerball jackpotSheriff Joe Arpaio of Arizona found in contempt of courtSheriff Joe Arpaio of A
Mom, 7 adult children win $429.6 million Powerball jackpot
KTVN Reno / Posted 14 days ago
Sheriff Joe Arpaio of Arizona found in contempt of courtSheriff Joe Arpaio of Arizona found in contempt of court A judge has found the longtime sheriff of metro Phoenix in contempt of court Friday for disobeying his orders in a racial profiling... Read more
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The Christian Post
Harvard Law Prof. Says Liberals Should Treat Christian Conservatives Like Nazisof Malchin shouts slogans and carry a poster reading "Get Nazis out" in prtoest
Harvard Law Prof. Says Liberals Should Treat Christian Conservatives Like Nazis
The Christian Post / Posted 15 days ago
of Malchin shouts slogans and carry a poster reading "Get Nazis out" in prtoest against supporters of the ultra right-wing German National Democratic Party (NPD) during their election campaign rally in the eastern German town of Malchin September... Read more
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The Irish Times
Easter Rising 1916 – The Trials by Seán Enright review: detailed, but ill-judgedDublin during and after the Easter Rising in that year. The author, Seán Enrigh
Easter Rising 1916 – The Trials by Seán Enright review: detailed, but ill-judged
The Irish Times / Posted 15 days ago
Dublin during and after the Easter Rising in that year. The author, Seán Enright, is an English judge who has examined the court martial records of the executed men that British prime minister Herbert Asquith promised in the House of Commons on... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
The Israeli twins — Independence and Nakbarights to all its inhabitants irrespective of religion, race or gender,” and so
The Israeli twins — Independence and Nakba
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 16 days ago
rights to all its inhabitants irrespective of religion, race or gender,” and so on), to significantly re-legislate our constitutional, basic laws and then walk sadly into the sunset. Because an Israel for Jews only is automatically less... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Hungary allows tougher asylum-seeker conditionsto protect asylum-seekers and that more "legal pathways" were needed in Europe
Hungary allows tougher asylum-seeker conditions
Ventura County Star / Posted 17 days ago
to protect asylum-seekers and that more "legal pathways" were needed in Europe so refugees can avoid smugglers. 2:55 p.m. Germany's interior minister says his country will extend border controls that it launched in September after the European... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Hungary allows tougher asylum-seeker conditionsto protect asylum-seekers and that more "legal pathways" were needed in Europe
Hungary allows tougher asylum-seeker conditions
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 17 days ago
to protect asylum-seekers and that more "legal pathways" were needed in Europe so refugees can avoid smugglers. 2:55 p.m. Germany's interior minister says his country will extend border controls that it launched in September after the European... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Hungary allows tougher asylum-seeker conditionsto protect asylum-seekers and that more "legal pathways" were needed in Europe
Hungary allows tougher asylum-seeker conditions
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 17 days ago
to protect asylum-seekers and that more "legal pathways" were needed in Europe so refugees can avoid smugglers. 2:55 p.m. Germany's interior minister says his country will extend border controls that it launched in September after the European... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Hungary allows tougher asylum-seeker conditionsto protect asylum-seekers and that more "legal pathways" were needed in Europe
Hungary allows tougher asylum-seeker conditions
Hawaii News Now / Posted 17 days ago
to protect asylum-seekers and that more "legal pathways" were needed in Europe so refugees can avoid smugglers. 2:55 p.m. Germany's interior minister says his country will extend border controls that it launched in September after the European... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Hungary allows tougher asylum-seeker conditionsto protect asylum-seekers and that more "legal pathways" were needed in Europe
Hungary allows tougher asylum-seeker conditions
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 17 days ago
to protect asylum-seekers and that more "legal pathways" were needed in Europe so refugees can avoid smugglers. 2:55 p.m. Germany's interior minister says his country will extend border controls that it launched in September after the European... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Hungary allows tougher asylum-seeker conditionsto protect asylum-seekers and that more "legal pathways" were needed in Europe
Hungary allows tougher asylum-seeker conditions
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 17 days ago
to protect asylum-seekers and that more "legal pathways" were needed in Europe so refugees can avoid smugglers. 2:55 p.m. Germany's interior minister says his country will extend border controls that it launched in September after the European... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
UN body calls for probe of migrant shootingto protect asylum-seekers and that more "legal pathways" were needed in Europe
UN body calls for probe of migrant shooting
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 17 days ago
to protect asylum-seekers and that more "legal pathways" were needed in Europe so refugees can avoid smugglers. 2:55 p.m. Germany's interior minister says his country will extend border controls that it launched in September after the European... Read more
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Salon.com
UN body calls for probe of migrant shootingto protect asylum-seekers and that more “legal pathways” were needed in Europe
UN body calls for probe of migrant shooting
Salon.com / Posted 17 days ago
to protect asylum-seekers and that more “legal pathways” were needed in Europe so refugees can avoid smugglers. 2:55 p.m. Germany’s interior minister says his country will extend border controls that it launched in September after the European... Read more
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Balita
Impact of Catholic vote remains to be seen in pre-dominantly Catholic Philippinessolid voters from the Iglesia ni Cristo (INC), Catholics remain divided on its
Impact of Catholic vote remains to be seen in pre-dominantly Catholic Philippines
Balita / Posted 17 days ago
solid voters from the Iglesia ni Cristo (INC), Catholics remain divided on its so-called Catholic vote. “No. I uphold the constitutional provision in separation of church and government. If the state upholds freedom of religion, religion like... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, May 7, 2016May 7, the 128th day of 2016. There are 238 days left in the year. Today's Hig
This day in history, May 7, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
May 7, the 128th day of 2016. There are 238 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On May 7, 1945, Germany signed an unconditional surrender at Allied headquarters in Rheims (rams), France, ending its role in World War... Read more
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The Financial Express
AgustaWestland scam: Manohar Parrikar rejects Congress demand for Supreme Court probe, says will track payoffsRejecting the Congress demand for a Supreme Court-monitored inquiry into the Ag
AgustaWestland scam: Manohar Parrikar rejects Congress demand for Supreme Court probe, says will track payoffs
The Financial Express / Posted 20 days ago
Rejecting the Congress demand for a Supreme Court-monitored inquiry into the AgustaWestland helicopter deal, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar Friday vowed to track down the recipients of alleged kickbacks. (PTI) Rejecting the Congress demand for a... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in HistoryMay 7, the 128th day of 2016. There are 238 days left in the year. Today's Hig
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 20 days ago
May 7, the 128th day of 2016. There are 238 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On May 7, 1945, Germany signed an unconditional surrender at Allied headquarters in Rheims (rams), France, ending its role in World War... Read more
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