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The Advocate
New Orleans calendar for Sept. 4-10, 2015FRIDAY NIGHTS AT NOMA: 5 p.m.-9 p.m., New Orleans Museum of Art, 1 Collins Dibo
New Orleans calendar for Sept. 4-10, 2015
The Advocate / Posted 15 hours ago
FRIDAY NIGHTS AT NOMA: 5 p.m.-9 p.m., New Orleans Museum of Art, 1 Collins Diboll Circle, City Park, New Orleans. Live music and the latest art on display. $10, adults; $8, seniors; $6, children; free for members. (504) 658-4100, (504) 483-9470 or... Read more
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Times of Malta
Australian sheep is unofficially the world’s woolliestIan Elkins clips over 40 kilograms of wool off a sheep found near Canberra yest
Australian sheep is unofficially the world’s woolliest
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
Ian Elkins clips over 40 kilograms of wool off a sheep found near Canberra yesterday. Photo: Reuters Around 40 kilograms of wool has been sheared from a sheep found near Australia’s capital, making him unofficially the world’s woolliest. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
"UNDP Deeply Involved in Visionary Agenda for Sustainable Development" - UN Development ChiefNew York — The new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) will guide global devel
"UNDP Deeply Involved in Visionary Agenda for Sustainable Development" - UN Development Chief
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
New York — The new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) will guide global development for a generation after they are formally adopted by Heads of States and Governments at the end of this month, the UN Development Programme's (UNDP) Administrator... Read more
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BBC News
New Zealand mourns Shrek the sheepShrek the New Zealand sheep, whose ability to avoid the shearers made him a nat
New Zealand mourns Shrek the sheep
BBC News / Posted yesterday
Shrek the New Zealand sheep, whose ability to avoid the shearers made him a national celebrity, has died. Shrek came to prominence in 2004 after evading capture for six years by hiding in caves on the South Island. The cunning Merino lost his giant... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Rob Salmond: The true state of LabourLabour Party leader Andrew Little and deputy leader Annette King. Photo / David
Rob Salmond: The true state of Labour
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Labour Party leader Andrew Little and deputy leader Annette King. Photo / David Haxton, Kapiti News Is the Labour Party pessimistic, or optimistic? Does it oppose change or embrace it? Is the movement marching forward or standing still? Answering... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Louise Nicholas to deliver 4th Dame Dorothy Fraser lectureDunedin South MPThe woman who took on the police force over rape and abuse and
Louise Nicholas to deliver 4th Dame Dorothy Fraser lecture
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
Dunedin South MPThe woman who took on the police force over rape and abuse and won will deliver the fourth annual Dame Dorothy Fraser Lecture on Monday 28 September in Dunedin.We are excited... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
If John Key were a 'pretty little thing’In the past week a fair bit of media surrounding a very talented woman rising t
If John Key were a 'pretty little thing’
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 5 days ago
In the past week a fair bit of media surrounding a very talented woman rising the political ranks has filled my news feed. I am of course referring to Jacinda Ardern. Two articles in particular caught my eye, ‘Ardern emerges as Key’s natural... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
150 years since Chinese were invited to New ZealandSaturday, 29 August 2015, 4:40 pmPress Release: NZ Chinese AssociationThis year
150 years since Chinese were invited to New Zealand
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
Saturday, 29 August 2015, 4:40 pmPress Release: NZ Chinese AssociationThis year, the New Zealand Chinese Association (NZCA) celebrates and... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Lisa Owen interviews Helen ClarkSaturday, 29 August 2015, 3:55 pmPress Release: The NationGlobal commitments to
Lisa Owen interviews Helen Clark
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
Saturday, 29 August 2015, 3:55 pmPress Release: The NationGlobal commitments to greenhouse gas reductions ahead of Paris are not enough to tackle climate change and developed countries,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
'We need New Zealand to act', says Helen Clark on climate changeFormer Prime Minister and United Nations Development Programme administrator He
'We need New Zealand to act', says Helen Clark on climate change
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Former Prime Minister and United Nations Development Programme administrator Helen Clark. Photo / Rick Bajornas Global commitments to greenhouse gas reductions ahead of a world summit in Paris are not enough to tackle climate change - and developed... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
This weekend on The Nation: Children, Clark, RefugeesFriday, 28 August 2015, 5:24 pmPress Release: The NationThis weekend on The Nat
This weekend on The Nation: Children, Clark, Refugees
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
Friday, 28 August 2015, 5:24 pmPress Release: The NationThis weekend on The Nation...After two scathing reports into the abuse and neglect of children in state care this week, Children’s... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Jacinda Ardern's star still risingLabour Party MP Jacinda Ardern. Photo / Brett Phibbs The rising popularity of
Jacinda Ardern's star still rising
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Labour Party MP Jacinda Ardern. Photo / Brett Phibbs The rising popularity of Labour front bench MP Jacinda Ardern is evident in the latest Herald DigiPoll survey with her now being the fourth preferred Prime Minister among general voters. She is... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Key event in ABs' Rugby World Cup questPrime Minister John Key. Photo / Mark Mitchell Prime Minister John Key's close
Key event in ABs' Rugby World Cup quest
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Prime Minister John Key. Photo / Mark Mitchell Prime Minister John Key's close association with the All Blacks will become even closer if he takes up an invitation to attend the Rugby World Cup squad announcement at Parliament. Sunday's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Public Civil Society Letter On the Special Criminal Court in the Central African RepublicTo: The Foreign Affairs Ministers of the Members of the Reference Group on the
Public Civil Society Letter On the Special Criminal Court in the Central African Republic
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
To: The Foreign Affairs Ministers of the Members of the Reference Group on the Special Criminal Court in the Central African Republic (Belgium, Canada, Chad, Denmark, Finland, France, Japan, Luxemburg, Mexico, Moroccco, New Zealand, Senegal, Sweden,... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Ardern's rising popularity evident in pollShe is also almost equal favourite with veteran MP and deputy leader Annette Ki
Ardern's rising popularity evident in poll
Otago Daily Times / Posted 10 days ago
She is also almost equal favourite with veteran MP and deputy leader Annette King to take over the Labour leadership, were anything to happen to current leader Andrew Little. Today's DigiPoll result follows last week's New Zealand Herald Mood of the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Jacinda Ardern's star still risingLabour Party MP Jacinda Ardern. Photo / Brett Phibbs The rising popularity of
Jacinda Ardern's star still rising
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Labour Party MP Jacinda Ardern. Photo / Brett Phibbs The rising popularity of Labour front bench MP Jacinda Ardern is evident in the latest Herald DigiPoll survey with her now being the fourth preferred Prime Minister among general voters. She is... Read more
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Toronto Star
Countries say next UN secretary-general should be womanFew countries have announced their nominations, and in keeping with the protoco
Countries say next UN secretary-general should be woman
Toronto Star / Posted 10 days ago
Few countries have announced their nominations, and in keeping with the protocol of giving different regional blocs a chance, Eastern Europe is angling for its turn, though nothing in the UN Charter requires it. Because of the calls for female... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Free Press 24/8/15Monday, 24 August 2015, 5:32 pmPress Release: ACT New ZealandACT’s new
Free Press
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 days ago
24/8/15Monday, 24 August 2015, 5:32 pmPress Release: ACT New ZealandACT’s new regular bulletinGreens contra Religious FreedomThe Green Party have jumped all over suggestions that Destiny Church will make a third application to... Read more
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Orange County Register
After 70 years of men, some say it's time for a woman to lead the United NationsUNITED NATIONS – The bearded diplomat in a striped tie addressed a roomful of h
After 70 years of men, some say it's time for a woman to lead the United Nations
Orange County Register / Posted 11 days ago
UNITED NATIONS – The bearded diplomat in a striped tie addressed a roomful of his peers the other morning on the subject of how the next United Nations secretary-general should be chosen. Among the suggestions offered by the diplomat, Margus Kolga... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Ipswich tap dancing queens go global with workout DVDFOUR Ipswich sisters have created a world-first fitness system inspired by thei
Ipswich tap dancing queens go global with workout DVD
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
FOUR Ipswich sisters have created a world-first fitness system inspired by their shared love of tap dancing. TAPfit, created by triplets Annie, Rachel and Fiona Johnson and younger sister Katherine, is an in-home DVD workout combining traditional... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Ipswich tap dancing queens go global with workout DVDFOUR Ipswich sisters have created a world-first fitness system inspired by thei
Ipswich tap dancing queens go global with workout DVD
Daily Examiner / Posted 14 days ago
FOUR Ipswich sisters have created a world-first fitness system inspired by their shared love of tap dancing. TAPfit, created by triplets Annie, Rachel and Fiona Johnson and younger sister Katherine, is an in-home DVD workout combining traditional... Read more
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Northern Star
Ipswich tap dancing queens go global with workout DVDFOUR Ipswich sisters have created a world-first fitness system inspired by thei
Ipswich tap dancing queens go global with workout DVD
Northern Star / Posted 14 days ago
FOUR Ipswich sisters have created a world-first fitness system inspired by their shared love of tap dancing. TAPfit, created by triplets Annie, Rachel and Fiona Johnson and younger sister Katherine, is an in-home DVD workout combining traditional... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Ipswich tap dancing queens go global with workout DVDFOUR Ipswich sisters have created a world-first fitness system inspired by thei
Ipswich tap dancing queens go global with workout DVD
The Daily Mercury / Posted 14 days ago
FOUR Ipswich sisters have created a world-first fitness system inspired by their shared love of tap dancing. TAPfit, created by triplets Annie, Rachel and Fiona Johnson and younger sister Katherine, is an in-home DVD workout combining traditional... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Ipswich tap dancing queens go global with workout DVDFOUR Ipswich sisters have created a world-first fitness system inspired by thei
Ipswich tap dancing queens go global with workout DVD
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
FOUR Ipswich sisters have created a world-first fitness system inspired by their shared love of tap dancing. TAPfit, created by triplets Annie, Rachel and Fiona Johnson and younger sister Katherine, is an in-home DVD workout combining traditional... Read more
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News Mail
Ipswich tap dancing queens go global with workout DVDFOUR Ipswich sisters have created a world-first fitness system inspired by thei
Ipswich tap dancing queens go global with workout DVD
News Mail / Posted 14 days ago
FOUR Ipswich sisters have created a world-first fitness system inspired by their shared love of tap dancing. TAPfit, created by triplets Annie, Rachel and Fiona Johnson and younger sister Katherine, is an in-home DVD workout combining traditional... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Job ideas for Richie to kick aboutAs long as there's a pause in international rugby ahead of the World Cup, the i
Job ideas for Richie to kick about
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
As long as there's a pause in international rugby ahead of the World Cup, the interim national sport is Find A Career For Richie. Photo / NZME Maybe it was all just a misunderstanding. The sign at Eden Park on Saturday read "Ritchie for Prime... Read more
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Queensland Times
Ipswich tap dancing queens go global with workout DVDFOUR Ipswich sisters have created a world-first fitness system inspired by thei
Ipswich tap dancing queens go global with workout DVD
Queensland Times / Posted 14 days ago
FOUR Ipswich sisters have created a world-first fitness system inspired by their shared love of tap dancing. TAPfit, created by triplets Annie, Rachel and Fiona Johnson and younger sister Katherine, is an in-home DVD workout combining traditional... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
August 19Questions and Answers - Wednesday, 19 August 2015, 6:51 pmPress Release: Office
August 19
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 16 days ago
Questions and Answers - Wednesday, 19 August 2015, 6:51 pmPress Release: Office of the ClerkQuestions to MinistersEconomy—Fiscal Strategy1.CHRIS BISHOP (National) to the Minister of Finance : How does the Government’s fiscal strategy support... Read more
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Gisborne Herald
Vietnam veterans deserve nation’s respect and full health supportThe weekend reunion of local veterans of the Vietnam War has a special poignanc
Vietnam veterans deserve nation’s respect and full health support
Gisborne Herald / Posted 16 days ago
The weekend reunion of local veterans of the Vietnam War has a special poignancy because these men who went through the most controversial operation in New Zealand’s military history are still owed something. Saturday’s function comes 50 years after... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Homeless Kiwi quits UN internship after living in tentA YOUNG New Zealander has quit his unpaid internship with the UN after it was r
Homeless Kiwi quits UN internship after living in tent
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
A YOUNG New Zealander has quit his unpaid internship with the UN after it was revealed he had been living it rough in a tent. The plight of David Hyde, 22, hit local headlines when Swiss newspaper Tribune de Geneve photographed him in his suit in... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The ex-Australian Labor leader and the abusive tweetsMark Latham with Helen Clark during a visit to New Zealand in 2004. Photo / New
The ex-Australian Labor leader and the abusive tweets
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 18 days ago
Mark Latham with Helen Clark during a visit to New Zealand in 2004. Photo / New Zealand Herald A former Australian Labor Leader and prominent newspaper columnist has been accused of using a parody Twitter account to make abusive comments. A sSenior... Read more
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Gisborne Herald
Vietnam vets 50 years onTHE last returned Vietnam war serviceman from this region to have battled along
Vietnam vets 50 years on
Gisborne Herald / Posted 18 days ago
THE last returned Vietnam war serviceman from this region to have battled alongside New Zealand and Australian soldiers at Long Tan was acknowledged at a Vietnam Veterans Day ceremony on Saturday. Gisborne man Jim Wharepapa was one of the New... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Barry Soper: Politics is a numbers gameBusiness leaders in a survey say National should have a leadership succession p
Barry Soper: Politics is a numbers game
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 18 days ago
Business leaders in a survey say National should have a leadership succession plan, says Barry Soper. Politics is a numbers game. Numbers determine all sorts of things: whether a party makes it into Parliament in the first place, whether a party... Read more
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TribLIVE
Auditors race recount upholds vote totals, tiebreakerNearly three months after votes were cast in the May 19 primary election, it ap
Auditors race recount upholds vote totals, tiebreaker
TribLIVE / Posted 20 days ago
Nearly three months after votes were cast in the May 19 primary election, it appears the Republican ballot for Indiana County auditor is set. After a rare tiebreaking measure, legal wrangling and a recount, Donna Cupp won nomination for the final... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Age of defiance: Why 70 is the new 50Turning 60 doesn’t mean having to join the sensible shoes and slacks brigade. S
Age of defiance: Why 70 is the new 50
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 21 days ago
Turning 60 doesn’t mean having to join the sensible shoes and slacks brigade. Suzanne McFadden meets three older women who refuse to act their age. Women in their 60s and 70s are far more liberated than they've been in previous generations. Photo /... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Mother of Kiwi living in tent: 'It was good to hear him'David Hyde had been living in a tent on the shores of Lake Geneva. Photo / Gett
Mother of Kiwi living in tent: 'It was good to hear him'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 22 days ago
David Hyde had been living in a tent on the shores of Lake Geneva. Photo / Getty Images The mother of a young Kiwi who was forced to rough it in a tent during his unpaid internship at the United Nations says she hopes his stance will bring about... Read more
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Northern Star
Homeless Kiwi quits UN internship after living in tentA YOUNG New Zealander has quit his unpaid internship with the UN after it was r
Homeless Kiwi quits UN internship after living in tent
Northern Star / Posted 22 days ago
A YOUNG New Zealander has quit his unpaid internship with the UN after it was revealed he had been living it rough in a tent. The plight of David Hyde, 22, hit local headlines when Swiss newspaper Tribune de Geneve photographed him in his suit in... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Homeless Kiwi quits UN internship after living in tentA YOUNG New Zealander has quit his unpaid internship with the UN after it was r
Homeless Kiwi quits UN internship after living in tent
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 22 days ago
A YOUNG New Zealander has quit his unpaid internship with the UN after it was revealed he had been living it rough in a tent. The plight of David Hyde, 22, hit local headlines when Swiss newspaper Tribune de Geneve photographed him in his suit in... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Homeless Kiwi quits UN internship after living in tentA YOUNG New Zealander has quit his unpaid internship with the UN after it was r
Homeless Kiwi quits UN internship after living in tent
Daily Examiner / Posted 22 days ago
A YOUNG New Zealander has quit his unpaid internship with the UN after it was revealed he had been living it rough in a tent. The plight of David Hyde, 22, hit local headlines when Swiss newspaper Tribune de Geneve photographed him in his suit in... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Homeless Kiwi quits UN internshipDavid Hyde had been living in a tent on the shores of Lake Geneva. Photo / Gett
Homeless Kiwi quits UN internship
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 22 days ago
David Hyde had been living in a tent on the shores of Lake Geneva. Photo / Getty Images A young New Zealander has quit his unpaid internship with the UN after it was revealed he had been living it rough in a tent. The plight of David Hyde, 22, hit... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Burundi to Withdraw its Troops From CAR and SomaliaAs in Burundi the crackdown on those opposing or even questioning the third ter
Burundi to Withdraw its Troops From CAR and Somalia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
As in Burundi the crackdown on those opposing or even questioning the third term for Pierre Nkurunziza continued, a journalist covering the killing of Adolphe Nshimirimana was beaten by security forces, and human rights defender Pierre Claver... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Franco Manca pizzeria to open restaurant in WimbledonA sourdough pizza chain which started in Brixton market in 2008 is due to open
Franco Manca pizzeria to open restaurant in Wimbledon
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 24 days ago
A sourdough pizza chain which started in Brixton market in 2008 is due to open a branch in Wimbledon this autumn. Franco Manca, which is known for its reasonably-priced stonebaked pizzas, already has more than 10 branches in London, including... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Franco Manca pizzeria to open restaurant in WimbledonA sourdough pizza chain which started in Brixton market in 2008 is due to open
Franco Manca pizzeria to open restaurant in Wimbledon
Kingston Guardian / Posted 24 days ago
A sourdough pizza chain which started in Brixton market in 2008 is due to open a branch in Wimbledon this autumn. Franco Manca, which is known for its reasonably-priced stonebaked pizzas, already has more than 10 branches in London, including... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Photos:Turner Centre celebrates 10 yearsMakuini Faulkner performs with the the Bay of Islands College cultural group Te
Photos:Turner Centre celebrates 10 years
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 25 days ago
Makuini Faulkner performs with the the Bay of Islands College cultural group Te Roopu o Pewhairangi at the Turner Centre's 10th anniversary variety show. PHOTO / Peter de Graaf Kerikeri's Turner Centre celebrated its 10th anniversary with a variety... Read more
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The Hindu
Time has come to make a woman United Nations chief: Irina BokovaAt 70, it is about time the United Nations has a woman Secretary General, says
Time has come to make a woman United Nations chief: Irina Bokova
The Hindu / Posted 26 days ago
At 70, it is about time the United Nations has a woman Secretary General, says the woman who could become the first female UN chief, Irina Bokova. Ms. Bokova, who is the Director-General of UNESCO, the UN’s Educational, Scientific and Cultural... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Warriors slip out of sightWarriors' Sam Tomkins looks on. Photo / Photosport.co.nz That might be it then
Warriors slip out of sight
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 27 days ago
Warriors' Sam Tomkins looks on. Photo / Photosport.co.nz That might be it then. This game was do or die, and the Warriors finals hopes might just about be dead. Surely no one expected this - a 36-0 hammering at the hands of a Dragons side who have... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
The Promise and Challenge of 2015Wednesday, 5 August 2015, 2:50 pmPress Release: Leadership New Zealand Helen Cl
The Promise and Challenge of 2015
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 30 days ago
Wednesday, 5 August 2015, 2:50 pmPress Release: Leadership New Zealand Helen Clark, Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme to give Bishop Sir Paul Reeves Memorial... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
The Promise and Challenge of 2015Wednesday, 5 August 2015, 1:57 pmPress Release: Leadership New ZealandHelen Cla
The Promise and Challenge of 2015
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 30 days ago
Wednesday, 5 August 2015, 1:57 pmPress Release: Leadership New ZealandHelen Clark, Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme to give Bishop Sir Paul Reeves Memorial... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Consensus Reached On New Sustainable Development Agenda to Be Adopted By World Leaders in SeptemberThe 193 Member States of the United Nations reached agreement today on the outc
Consensus Reached On New Sustainable Development Agenda to Be Adopted By World Leaders in September
AllAfrica.com / Posted a month ago
The 193 Member States of the United Nations reached agreement today on the outcome document that will constitute the new sustainable development agenda that will be adopted this September by world leaders at the Sustainable Development Summit in New... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Camden High advanced placement students get material rewards for academic toilKINGSLAND | Some of the Camden County High School students who took advanced pl
Camden High advanced placement students get material rewards for academic toil
The Florida Times-Union / Posted a month ago
KINGSLAND | Some of the Camden County High School students who took advanced placement courses saw some immediate material rewards Monday for their hard work rather than waiting until they get to college. In the school’s eighth AP giveaway,... Read more
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