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Yorkshire evening post
Six of the best things to doThe August bank holiday is here which means that summer is coming to an end. B
Six of the best things to do
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 5 hours ago
The August bank holiday is here which means that summer is coming to an end. But there’s nothing quite like a long weekend to see it off in style. So whether you’re planning on watching one of Europe’s longest-running carnivals, fancy listening to... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos | 08.28.15 | News & Observer A masked kurdish militant holds a molotov cocktail
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted 8 hours ago
08.28.15 | News & Observer A masked kurdish militant holds a molotov cocktails in front of a burning barricade during clashes with Turkish police in the Gazi district of Istanbul. Five people, including two children and a... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
China fears linger as focus on Fed sharpensU.S. Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen (L) and White House Advisor John
China fears linger as focus on Fed sharpens
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 20 hours ago
U.S. Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen (L) and White House Advisor John Podesta (2nd L) attend a meeting with China's President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing in this July 10, 2014 file photo. LONDON Fears over the... Read more
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Reuters
China fears linger as focus on Fed sharpensU.S. Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen (L) and White House Advisor John
China fears linger as focus on Fed sharpens
Reuters / Posted 21 hours ago
U.S. Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen (L) and White House Advisor John Podesta (2nd L) attend a meeting with China's President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing in this July 10, 2014 file photo. LONDON Fears over the... Read more
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The Hindu
U.S. national security adviser in China ahead of Xi’s US tripThe U.S. national security adviser and Chinese leaders helped lay the groundwor
U.S. national security adviser in China ahead of Xi’s US trip
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
The U.S. national security adviser and Chinese leaders helped lay the groundwork on Friday for Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visit next month to Washington, with both sides expressing optimism despite differences between them. While Susan Rice... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
US national security adviser in China ahead of Xi's US tripBEIJING (AP) � The U.S. national security adviser and Chinese leaders helped la
US national security adviser in China ahead of Xi's US trip
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
BEIJING (AP) � The U.S. national security adviser and Chinese leaders helped lay the groundwork Friday for Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit next month to Washington, with both sides expressing optimism despite differences between them. While... Read more
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Denver Post
US national security adviser in China ahead of Xi's US tripBEIJING (AP) — The U.S. national security adviser held talks Friday in Beijing
US national security adviser in China ahead of Xi's US trip
Denver Post / Posted yesterday
BEIJING (AP) — The U.S. national security adviser held talks Friday in Beijing to help lay the groundwork for Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to Washington next month. While Susan Rice visits the Chinese capital, the country is dealing with... Read more
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The Evening Sun
US national security adviser in China ahead of Xi's US tripBEIJING (AP) — The U.S. national security adviser held talks Friday in Beijing
US national security adviser in China ahead of Xi's US trip
The Evening Sun / Posted yesterday
BEIJING (AP) — The U.S. national security adviser held talks Friday in Beijing to help lay the groundwork for Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to Washington next month. While Susan Rice visits the Chinese capital, the country is dealing with... Read more
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York Daily Record
US national security adviser in China ahead of Xi's US tripBEIJING (AP) — The U.S. national security adviser held talks Friday in Beijing
US national security adviser in China ahead of Xi's US trip
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
BEIJING (AP) — The U.S. national security adviser held talks Friday in Beijing to help lay the groundwork for Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to Washington next month. While Susan Rice visits the Chinese capital, the country is dealing with... Read more
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The Star
Malaysia backs China over AIIBBEIJING: Malaysia fully supports China’s setting up of the Asian Infrastructure
Malaysia backs China over AIIB
The Star / Posted yesterday
BEIJING: Malaysia fully supports China’s setting up of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) that will rival the US-led World Bank and the International Monetary Fund. The US$100bil (RM420bil) AIIB will fund development projects that... Read more
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Japan Today
Ishiguro’s new novel exposes harsh truths ‹ Japan TodayKazuo Ishiguro’s new novel—his first in a decade—is unlike anything that has go
Ishiguro’s new novel exposes harsh truths ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted yesterday
Kazuo Ishiguro’s new novel—his first in a decade—is unlike anything that has gone before. “The Buried Giant” is dark and uncomfortable, even at times gloomy. Here a nod to J R R Tolkien, there to C S Lewis but, finally, it is Ishiguro’s voice that... Read more
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Duke University
The Nasher Museum's Big Year StartsRelated Stories The Nasher Museum of Art is beginning its second decade in a b
The Nasher Museum's Big Year Starts
Duke University / Posted yesterday
Related Stories The Nasher Museum of Art is beginning its second decade in a big way, with new exhibitions opening Thursday showcasing contemporary sculpture, acclaimed photography from Ansel Adams, video from Irish artist Richard Mosse, and rarely... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Arab Unified Strategy to Face Terrorism, ExtremismCulture Minister Abdel Wahid El-Nabawy and his Jordanian counterpart Lana Mamke
Arab Unified Strategy to Face Terrorism, Extremism
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Culture Minister Abdel Wahid El-Nabawy and his Jordanian counterpart Lana Mamkegh inaugurated the "Egyptian Cultural Days" in Jordan's Jerash. The event came within several ceremonies to celebrate Jerash as 2015 Jordanian City of Culture. Nabawy... Read more
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iol.co.za
Wits polls to continue without EFFSUPPLIEDWhat was meant to be a debate to open the SRC election campaign at the
Wits polls to continue without EFF
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
SUPPLIEDWhat was meant to be a debate to open the SRC election campaign at the Wits Great Hall turned into a punch-up between EFF, Progressive Youth Alliance and Project W. Picture: Litaletu Zidepa Johannesburg - The High Court in Johannesburg on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
When Will E-Voting Be Feasible in Ghana?In a seeming response to the question posed above, the former the chairman of t
When Will E-Voting Be Feasible in Ghana?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
In a seeming response to the question posed above, the former the chairman of the Electoral Commission (EC), Dr. Kwadwo Afari-Gyan on Friday, February 5, 2010, during an alumini lecture held at the Great Hall of the University of Ghana, Legon, stated... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
LU going green and cleanLaurentian University is giving bears 30 fewer reasons to pay a visit. That wo
LU going green and clean
The Sudbury Star / Posted 2 days ago
Laurentian University is giving bears 30 fewer reasons to pay a visit. That would be the number of puncture-proof garbage receptacles that now punctuate campus. "It's an ongoing thing, where we buy a few more bins every year, as the budget becomes... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
UUP Executive withdrawal: Mike Nesbitt statement in full Party 'committed to 1998 vision' as it announces plan for opposition Mike Ne
UUP Executive withdrawal: Mike Nesbitt statement in full
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Party 'committed to 1998 vision' as it announces plan for opposition Mike Nesbitt addresses the media at Stormont. Pic: Niall Carson/PA Wire Mike Nesbitt has said he intends for the Ulster... Read more
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birminghammail
Baddesley Clinton Manor is home to many secretsJust south of Knowle in Solihull, there’s a Grade I Listed moated manor house t
Baddesley Clinton Manor is home to many secrets
birminghammail / Posted 3 days ago
Just south of Knowle in Solihull, there’s a Grade I Listed moated manor house that holds secrets which date back to the 13th century. In 1517 the ownership of the house passed to Brome’s granddaughter who was married to Sir Edward Ferrers, who was... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
China's Xi vows unceasing fight against Tibet separatismChina's President Xi Jinping sits during the opening session of the Chinese Peo
China's Xi vows unceasing fight against Tibet separatism
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 3 days ago
China's President Xi Jinping sits during the opening session of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, March 3, 2015. BEIJING China will wage an unceasing fight against separatism... Read more
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Marshall Independent
As the crow fliesEarly on I learned to be leery of the "..." phrase. As we know, people use it w
As the crow flies
Marshall Independent / Posted 3 days ago
Early on I learned to be leery of the "..." phrase. As we know, people use it when they are asked for directions to a certain place and they will respond: "Well, as the crow flies, the place you are asking about is only a half mile... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Norfolk’s stars of the arts need to win your votes GoGoDragons! Duelling Dragons unveiled at Riverside, Norwich. Picture: ANTONY
Norfolk’s stars of the arts need to win your votes
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
GoGoDragons! Duelling Dragons unveiled at Riverside, Norwich. Picture: ANTONY KELLY From inspiring artists and teachers to vibrant venues putting on a fabulous variety of entertainment – a great... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Norfolk’s stars of the arts need to win your votesGoGoDragons! Duelling Dragons unveiled at Riverside, Norwich. Picture: ANTONY K
Norfolk’s stars of the arts need to win your votes
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 3 days ago
GoGoDragons! Duelling Dragons unveiled at Riverside, Norwich. Picture: ANTONY KELLY From inspiring artists and teachers to vibrant venues putting on a fabulous variety of entertainment – a great... Read more
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iol.co.za
Gauteng Boardwalk - August 25, 2015Nokuthula MbathaWe Didnt Come to Hell for the Croissants stages at POPart Perfo
Gauteng Boardwalk - August 25, 2015
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Nokuthula MbathaWe Didnt Come to Hell for the Croissants stages at POPart Performing Arts Centre, Joburg, from Tomorrow to Sunday. Picture: Nokuthula Mbatha Auto & General Theatre on the Square, cnr Sandton Drive and Rivonia Rd, Sandton, 011 883... Read more
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iol.co.za
EFF goes to court over Wits debacleSUPPLIEDWhat was meant to be a debate to open the SRC election campaign at the
EFF goes to court over Wits debacle
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
SUPPLIEDWhat was meant to be a debate to open the SRC election campaign at the Wits Great Hall turned into a punch-up between EFF, Progressive Youth Alliance and Project W. Picture: Litaletu Zidepa Johannesburg - The Economic Freedom Fighters would... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra mornings: your daily news, sport, weather and traffic snapshotTreasurer Joe Hockey outlines his plans for tax reform. Photo: Steven Siewert
Canberra mornings: your daily news, sport, weather and traffic snapshot
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
Treasurer Joe Hockey outlines his plans for tax reform. Photo: Steven Siewert As Mr Hockey faced questions on Monday about how he planned to reduce the deficit at the same time as slashing taxes, Mr Abetz​ said cost savings could be found in further... Read more
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walesonline
Less than a month to go until opening of Swansea University's £450m Bay CampusSwansea University’s new £450m Bay Campus, one of the few university sites in t
Less than a month to go until opening of Swansea University's £450m Bay Campus
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
Swansea University’s new £450m Bay Campus, one of the few university sites in the world with its own beach and seaside promenade, is less than a month away from opening – a little over two years since building work on the ambitious project... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Edge Hill University Freshers 2015: Ormskirk's bars, clubs and everything else you need to knowAll those late nights revising and sacrificing your social life have all been w
Edge Hill University Freshers 2015: Ormskirk's bars, clubs and everything else you need to know
Liverpool Echo / Posted 4 days ago
All those late nights revising and sacrificing your social life have all been worth it because soon you'll be heading to sunny West Lancashire. SUPERMARKETS AND FOOD SHOPSMorrisons are now offering their online shopping delivery service to residents... Read more
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iol.co.za
EFF, Wits in public war of wordsSUPPLIEDWhat was meant to be a debate to open the SRC election campaign at the
EFF, Wits in public war of words
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
SUPPLIEDWhat was meant to be a debate to open the SRC election campaign at the Wits Great Hall turned into a punch-up. File picture: Litaletu Zidepa Johannesburg - Wits University’s decision to suspend EFF members and the party has sparked a Twitter... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Habib defends suspension of Wits EFFThe decision to suspend the University of Witwatersrand Economic Freedom Fighte
Habib defends suspension of Wits EFF
Mail & Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
The decision to suspend the University of Witwatersrand Economic Freedom Fighters Student Command (Wits EFF), and seven other students, came after the Student Representative Council (SRC) election debate ended in physical altercations between members... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Liverpool's 7 most iconic wedding venuesCouples looking to tie the knot in Liverpool are spoilt for choice, with so man
Liverpool's 7 most iconic wedding venues
Liverpool Echo / Posted 5 days ago
Couples looking to tie the knot in Liverpool are spoilt for choice, with so many first-class venues to choose from. Whether you're looking for something traditional or for a wacky wedding location, Liverpool has a venue to suit every theme. With so... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
'New Norton" will emerge from expansion, leaders sayAs conceived by architects Foster + Partners and landscape architects Gustafson
'New Norton" will emerge from expansion, leaders say
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
As conceived by architects Foster + Partners and landscape architects Gustafson Guthrie Nichol, the expansion will be transformative, the museum’s leaders predict. “Their image and vision of the Norton will make every passerby say ‘Wow! I’ve got to... Read more
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Sporting Life
Ajaya to cap fine week for Haggas Man On The Spot provides an in-depth guide to each of the eight races live th
Ajaya to cap fine week for Haggas
Sporting Life / Posted 7 days ago
Man On The Spot provides an in-depth guide to each of the eight races live this Saturday on Channel 4. York. Click here to bet.Ajaya (left) can win for trainer William Haggas 13.45 Sandown - Thoroughbred Breeders'... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The sound of the big paradeThe family history of Pakeha in the land of the long white cloud is revealed th
The sound of the big parade
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
The family history of Pakeha in the land of the long white cloud is revealed through a multi-media performance piece If you've ever been interested in the Finn family history, Tim Finn's new work White Cloud will no doubt pique your curiosity.... Read more
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MLive.com
Top Chess player in U.S. takes on 50 players at once in DetroitDETROIT, MI - The top Chess player in the United States is taking on 50 opponen
Top Chess player in U.S. takes on 50 players at once in Detroit
MLive.com / Posted 7 days ago
DETROIT, MI - The top Chess player in the United States is taking on 50 opponents at once at an event in Detroit. 50 members of the Detroit City Chess Club take on Grand Master Hikaru Nakamura. He is America's number one-rated and the world's number... Read more
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iol.co.za
The 2015 ‘F*** WHITES!’-OlympiadINDEPENDENT MEDIAEusebius McKaiser says he has zero regrets about shutting down
The 2015 ‘F*** WHITES!’-Olympiad
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIAEusebius McKaiser says he has zero regrets about shutting down, as moderator, the racial hatred expressed by a member of the audience at the 2015 Ruth First Memorial Lecture that was held at Wits Great Hall earlier this week. File... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
'Old-school tub-thumping': Chinese troops prepare for second world war paradeTwelve thousand troops will march through Tiananmen Square next month as part o
'Old-school tub-thumping': Chinese troops prepare for second world war parade
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 7 days ago
Twelve thousand troops will march through Tiananmen Square next month as part of a spectacular military parade that Beijing says is to commemorate the end of the second world war but which experts believe is far more about showcasing a president... Read more
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WWMT 3 Kalamazoo
Chess champion to play 50 young people simultaneouslyDETROIT (AP) -- Chess champion Hikaru Nakamura plans to play 50 members of the
Chess champion to play 50 young people simultaneously
WWMT 3 Kalamazoo / Posted 7 days ago
DETROIT (AP) -- Chess champion Hikaru Nakamura plans to play 50 members of the Detroit City Chess Club simultaneously at the Detroit Institute of Arts. The event, known as a simul, takes place Friday evening at the museum's Great Hall. The Detroit... Read more
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iol.co.za
Why I shut down anti-white hecklerINDEPENDENT MEDIAEusebius McKaiser says he has zero regrets about shutting down
Why I shut down anti-white heckler
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIAEusebius McKaiser says he has zero regrets about shutting down, as moderator, the racial hatred expressed by a member of the audience at the 2015 Ruth First Memorial Lecture that was held at Wits Great Hall earlier this week. File... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Chess champion to play 50 young people simultaneouslyDETROIT (AP) - Chess champion Hikaru Nakamura plans to play 50 members of the D
Chess champion to play 50 young people simultaneously
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 8 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - Chess champion Hikaru Nakamura plans to play 50 members of the Detroit City Chess Club simultaneously at the Detroit Institute of Arts. The event, known as a simul (SEYE'-muhl), takes place Friday evening at the museum's Great... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Chess champion to play 50 young people simultaneouslyDETROIT (AP) - Chess champion Hikaru Nakamura plans to play 50 members of the D
Chess champion to play 50 young people simultaneously
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 8 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - Chess champion Hikaru Nakamura plans to play 50 members of the Detroit City Chess Club simultaneously at the Detroit Institute of Arts. The event, known as a simul (SEYE'-muhl), takes place Friday evening at the museum's Great... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Chess champion to play 50 young people simultaneouslyDETROIT (AP) - Chess champion Hikaru Nakamura plans to play 50 members of the D
Chess champion to play 50 young people simultaneously
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 8 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - Chess champion Hikaru Nakamura plans to play 50 members of the Detroit City Chess Club simultaneously at the Detroit Institute of Arts. The event, known as a simul (SEYE'-muhl), takes place Friday evening at the museum's Great... Read more
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WTOL 11 Toledo
Chess champion to play 50 young people simultaneouslyDETROIT (AP) - Chess champion Hikaru Nakamura plans to play 50 members of the D
Chess champion to play 50 young people simultaneously
WTOL 11 Toledo / Posted 8 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - Chess champion Hikaru Nakamura plans to play 50 members of the Detroit City Chess Club simultaneously at the Detroit Institute of Arts. The event, known as a simul (SEYE'-muhl), takes place Friday evening at the museum's Great... Read more
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Hope Star
AEDC head confronts challengesNewly-minted Arkansas Economic Development Commission Executive Director Mike P
AEDC head confronts challenges
Hope Star / Posted 8 days ago
Newly-minted Arkansas Economic Development Commission Executive Director Mike Preston told a full house at the Hempstead Hall great hall here Wednesday that he began to understand the challenges that lay ahead for him when he read the mission... Read more
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TribLIVE
Garden party proceeds to help restore historic Hartwood pianoMore than a century ago, the late Sen. William Flinn of Pittsburgh's Highland P
Garden party proceeds to help restore historic Hartwood piano
TribLIVE / Posted 9 days ago
More than a century ago, the late Sen. William Flinn of Pittsburgh's Highland Park neighborhood commissioned a big present for his daughter Mary's 15th birthday. He gave her a Steinway grand piano. Flinn, who made his money in the tunnel- and... Read more
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Londonist
What Has Happened To The Best London Pubs Of 1967? Part TwoIn 1967, food writer Adrian Bailey named his choice of the 12 best pubs in Lond
What Has Happened To The Best London Pubs Of 1967? Part Two
Londonist / Posted 10 days ago
In 1967, food writer Adrian Bailey named his choice of the 12 best pubs in London for offbeat guidebook Len Deighton’s London Dossier. The fortunes of this boozy dozen have fluctuated over the last half century: some retaining their lustre, others... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Performance art piece at Museum of Fine Arts St. Pete addresses transgender issuesA new performance art piece at the Museum of Fine Arts St. Petersburg on Thursd
Performance art piece at Museum of Fine Arts St. Pete addresses transgender issues
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 10 days ago
A new performance art piece at the Museum of Fine Arts St. Petersburg on Thursday, August 20 is addressing serious issues in the transgender community. Performance artist Jono Vaughan will discuss murder in the transgender community while her... Read more
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The New Age
Wits to host silent protestWits University will today host the annual Silent Protest March for the third t
Wits to host silent protest
The New Age / Posted 10 days ago
Wits University will today host the annual Silent Protest March for the third time since its inception at Rhodes University eight years ago. The march is in solidarity with survivors of rape and sexual violence and aims to draw public attention to... Read more
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iol.co.za
Gauteng Boardwalk - August 15, 2015Auto & General Theatre on the Square, cnr Sandton Drive and Rivonia Rd, Sandton
Gauteng Boardwalk - August 15, 2015
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
Auto & General Theatre on the Square, cnr Sandton Drive and Rivonia Rd, Sandton, 011 883 8606, bookings 083 377 4969 or Strictly Tickets: The Imagined Land. Starring Fiona Ramsay, Nat Ramabulama and Janna Ramos- Violente. Ends September... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Rainbow Nation Is a Lie, and Other Lessons From the 2015 Ruth First LectureOn Monday evening, hundreds gathered at Wits University's Great Hall to hear Ru
The Rainbow Nation Is a Lie, and Other Lessons From the 2015 Ruth First Lecture
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
On Monday evening, hundreds gathered at Wits University's Great Hall to hear Ruth First fellows Panashe Chigumadzi and Sisonke Msimang speak on race relations in South Africa. PONTSHO PILANE sums up the five biggest take-home points from the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Chelsea Clinton's lecture seats on tapReservations can now be made for Chelsea Clinton's Sept. 18 lecture at the Clin
Chelsea Clinton's lecture seats on tap
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
Reservations can now be made for Chelsea Clinton's Sept. 18 lecture at the Clinton Presidential Center in Little Rock. The daughter of former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will speak at 6 p.m. in the... Read more
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