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The Globe and Mail
Nearly 200 applicants for Vancouver’s new marijuana dispensary licencesNearly 200 applicants have asked for licences to operate illegal medical mariju
Nearly 200 applicants for Vancouver’s new marijuana dispensary licences
The Globe and Mail / Posted an hour ago
Nearly 200 applicants have asked for licences to operate illegal medical marijuana dispensaries under Vancouver’s new licensing rules – considerably more than are already selling pot in the city. Citing the proliferation of illegal pot shops, city... Read more
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New Kerala
Mamata challenges Left, says Marxists won't be in power till 3016 Slamming the Left Front over its "violent" peasants rally, West Bengal Chief
Mamata challenges Left, says Marxists won't be in power till 3016
New Kerala / Posted an hour ago
Slamming the Left Front over its "violent" peasants rally, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday said Marxists won't come to power in the state for another 1,000... Read more
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Hinton Parklander
NDP dropped the ball on oilsands visit: CriticsMajor U.S. lawmakers toured an Alberta oilsands project to little fanfare on Th
NDP dropped the ball on oilsands visit: Critics
Hinton Parklander / Posted an hour ago
Major U.S. lawmakers toured an Alberta oilsands project to little fanfare on Thursday as the NDP government failed to release details to the media and, according to the official opposition, almost blew off the meeting altogether. On Thursday,... Read more
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Spruce Grove Examiner
NDP dropped the ball on oilsands visit: CriticsMajor U.S. lawmakers toured an Alberta oilsands project to little fanfare on Th
NDP dropped the ball on oilsands visit: Critics
Spruce Grove Examiner / Posted an hour ago
Major U.S. lawmakers toured an Alberta oilsands project to little fanfare on Thursday as the NDP government failed to release details to the media and, according to the official opposition, almost blew off the meeting altogether. On Thursday,... Read more
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Whitecourt Star
NDP dropped the ball on oilsands visit: CriticsMajor U.S. lawmakers toured an Alberta oilsands project to little fanfare on Th
NDP dropped the ball on oilsands visit: Critics
Whitecourt Star / Posted 2 hours ago
Major U.S. lawmakers toured an Alberta oilsands project to little fanfare on Thursday as the NDP government failed to release details to the media and, according to the official opposition, almost blew off the meeting altogether. On Thursday,... Read more
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Lacombe Globe
NDP dropped the ball on oilsands visit: CriticsMajor U.S. lawmakers toured an Alberta oilsands project to little fanfare on Th
NDP dropped the ball on oilsands visit: Critics
Lacombe Globe / Posted 2 hours ago
Major U.S. lawmakers toured an Alberta oilsands project to little fanfare on Thursday as the NDP government failed to release details to the media and, according to the official opposition, almost blew off the meeting altogether. On Thursday,... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
NDP dropped the ball on oilsands visit: CriticsMajor U.S. lawmakers toured an Alberta oilsands project to little fanfare on Th
NDP dropped the ball on oilsands visit: Critics
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 2 hours ago
Major U.S. lawmakers toured an Alberta oilsands project to little fanfare on Thursday as the NDP government failed to release details to the media and, according to the official opposition, almost blew off the meeting altogether. On Thursday,... Read more
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Calgary Sun
NDP dropped the ball on U.S. lawmakers' oilsands visit: CriticsMajor U.S. lawmakers toured an Alberta oilsands project to little fanfare on Th
NDP dropped the ball on U.S. lawmakers' oilsands visit: Critics
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 hours ago
Major U.S. lawmakers toured an Alberta oilsands project to little fanfare on Thursday as the NDP government failed to release details to the media and, according to the official opposition, almost blew off the meeting altogether. On Thursday,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Magufuli Defends CCM On ChangeBy Joseph Lugendo and Rose Athumani Mbalizi and Longido — Union presidential c
Magufuli Defends CCM On Change
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
By Joseph Lugendo and Rose Athumani Mbalizi and Longido — Union presidential candidate on CCM ticket, Dr John Magufuli, has played down the argument that changes could not be attained through his party, challenging his critics to borrow a leaf from... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Sirleaf Holds Bilateral Discussions With Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in TokyoTokyo — President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe
President Sirleaf Holds Bilateral Discussions With Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Tokyo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Tokyo — President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe have reaffirmed their determination to coordinate, cooperate and strengthen the excellent relations subsisting between the two countries. According to a dispatch from... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Aviation is Critical Part of Buhari's Change Agenda'To boost the contributions of aviation industry to national development, Presid
'Aviation is Critical Part of Buhari's Change Agenda'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
To boost the contributions of aviation industry to national development, President Muhammadu Buhari has itemised steps to bring the desired change in the sector. This was disclosed by the permanent secretary, Ministry of Aviation, Hajia Binta Bello... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Ted LapkinA distinctly Palestinian national sense-of-self evolved during the 1920s - not
Ted Lapkin
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 hours ago
A distinctly Palestinian national sense-of-self evolved during the 1920s - not organically, but as a negative reaction to Zionism. And this fact is at the centre of the current conflict. On the occasion of the 9/11 decennial, it might be useful to... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
How Huma Abedin operated at the center of the Clinton universeAs Hillary Rodham Clinton was preparing for her farewell international trip as
How Huma Abedin operated at the center of the Clinton universe
Chicago Tribune / Posted 14 hours ago
As Hillary Rodham Clinton was preparing for her farewell international trip as secretary of state, her close aide and confidante Huma Abedin e-mailed a small number of longtime political allies to help arrange an intimate get-together at a private... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Tackle violence: CUPEThe state of Ontario's long-term-care system should be near the forefront of ne
Tackle violence: CUPE
Barrie Examiner / Posted 19 hours ago
The state of Ontario's long-term-care system should be near the forefront of next week's Simcoe North byelection campaign. That's according to two groups representing labour and residents' families. Tom Carrothers, a representative with the Family... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Tackle violence: CUPEThe state of Ontario's long-term-care system should be near the forefront of ne
Tackle violence: CUPE
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 19 hours ago
The state of Ontario's long-term-care system should be near the forefront of next week's Simcoe North byelection campaign. That's according to two groups representing labour and residents' families. Tom Carrothers, a representative with the Family... Read more
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Washington Post
How Huma Abedin operated at the center of the Clinton universeHuma Abedin, center, works out of sight as Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks to vot
How Huma Abedin operated at the center of the Clinton universe
Washington Post / Posted 19 hours ago
Huma Abedin, center, works out of sight as Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks to voters in West Columbia, S.C., on July 23. (Melina Mara/The Washington Post) As Hillary Rodham Clinton was preparing for her farewell international trip as secretary of... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Ignore the histrionics - Cameron can't bothered to take on the BBCThere are Tories who would love to dismember the BBC, but they’re not in positi
Ignore the histrionics - Cameron can't bothered to take on the BBC
Daily Telegraph / Posted 19 hours ago
There are Tories who would love to dismember the BBC, but they’re not in positions of power. John Whittingdale, the Culture Secretary, was hawkish on the BBC during the election campaign when bookmakers gave the Tories a 10-1 chance of being able to... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Minister's attack on Adams cynical The ad hominem attack by Irish Minister for Justice Frances FitzGerald on SF
Minister's attack on Adams cynical
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
The ad hominem attack by Irish Minister for Justice Frances FitzGerald on SF leader Gerry Adams over the killing of Kevin McGuigan is a cynical exploitation of this murder (Dublin orders 'fresh assessment' of... Read more
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Socialist Worker
SNP to bring back primary school testingScotland’s first minister Nicola Sturgeon wants to reintroduce national testing
SNP to bring back primary school testing
Socialist Worker / Posted yesterday
Scotland’s first minister Nicola Sturgeon wants to reintroduce national testing into primary schools in Scotland. The Scottish National Party (SNP) leader, under increasing pressure over her party’s record in education, made the announcement in a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Australian Envoy Calls for CertaintyAn Australian envoy has called for certainty in the country's policy implementa
Australian Envoy Calls for Certainty
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
An Australian envoy has called for certainty in the country's policy implementation, saying this was important if the country was to attract foreign investment. Suzanne McCourt, Australia's ambassador to Zimbabwe, told the Financial Gazette's... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
In the closet -- or notActress Kristen Stewart's refusal to confirm her sexuality, and a round-up of o
In the closet -- or not
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
Actress Kristen Stewart's refusal to confirm her sexuality, and a round-up of other worldwide LGBT news this month Not in hiding Actress Kristen Stewart neither denies nor confirms she is dating a girl. American actress Kristen Stewart. Rumours... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Nicola Sturgeon calls for new Scots channels in BBC revolutionNICOLA Sturgeon will today warn her government can be an ally to the BBC in the
Nicola Sturgeon calls for new Scots channels in BBC revolution
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
NICOLA Sturgeon will today warn her government can be an ally to the BBC in the upcoming review of its governing charter - but only if the broadcaster proposes radical reform to how it operates in Scotland. The First Minister will call for the... Read more
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BBC News
Australia's asylum approach: Tough, proud and popular - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Australia's asylum approach: Tough, proud and popular
BBC News / Posted yesterday
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Latin America Australia's asylum approach:... Read more
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Scotsman
Nicola Sturgeon calls for radical reform of BBC Nicola Sturgeon wants greater Scottish broadcasting from BBC. Picture: PA NIC
Nicola Sturgeon calls for radical reform of BBC
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
Nicola Sturgeon wants greater Scottish broadcasting from BBC. Picture: PA NICOLA Sturgeon is to call for radical reform of the BBC including the creation of a new distinctly Scottish television channel... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Ekasi talks back at ZilleWhile the premier has regularly blamed the national government for failing to i
Ekasi talks back at Zille
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
While the premier has regularly blamed the national government for failing to implement the commission's recommendations, township residents yesterday accused her of failing to take responsibility. This was Zille's first l report-back session since... Read more
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The Hindu
US to ‘collaborate’ with Sri Lanka at UNHRCThe U.S. said on Wednesday said it would offer a resolution on alleged human ri
US to ‘collaborate’ with Sri Lanka at UNHRC
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
The U.S. said on Wednesday said it would offer a resolution on alleged human rights violations in Sri Lanka at the September session of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in collaboration with “the government of Sri Lanka and other key stakeholders,... Read more
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New Kerala
Rajinikanth thanks Jayalalithaa government for Sivaji memorial Superstar Rajinikanth on Wednesday thanked Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayal
Rajinikanth thanks Jayalalithaa government for Sivaji memorial
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Superstar Rajinikanth on Wednesday thanked Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa for deciding to set up a memorial for late legendary Tamil actor Sivaji Ganeshan. "I sincerely thank... Read more
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New Kerala
Bengal ministerial group to address tea garden's problems The West Bengal government has set up a group of ministers to look into the p
Bengal ministerial group to address tea garden's problems
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
The West Bengal government has set up a group of ministers to look into the problems of the tea gardens and is also focusing on the development of tribal workers, Chief Minister Mamata... Read more
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The Hindu
Government to construct memorial for Sivaji GanesanChief Minister Jayalalithaa on Wednesday told the Assembly that her government
Government to construct memorial for Sivaji Ganesan
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Wednesday told the Assembly that her government would construct a manimandapam (memorial) for late actor Sivaji Ganesan as the South Indian Film Artistes' Associations had failed to utilise the land allotted for the... Read more
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WA Today
Brazilian judge says President Dilma Rousseff's ex-chief of staff may have been bribedBrazilian President Dilma Rousseff and former Brazilian President Luiz Ignacio
Brazilian judge says President Dilma Rousseff's ex-chief of staff may have been bribed
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff and former Brazilian President Luiz Ignacio Lula da Silva attend an election campaign rally in Sao Paulo last year. Photo: AP Sao Paulo: A federal judge in Brazil overseeing a sweeping corruption investigation said... Read more
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Canberra Times
Brazilian judge says President Dilma Rousseff's ex-chief of staff may have been bribedBrazilian President Dilma Rousseff and former Brazilian President Luiz Ignacio
Brazilian judge says President Dilma Rousseff's ex-chief of staff may have been bribed
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff and former Brazilian President Luiz Ignacio Lula da Silva attend an election campaign rally in Sao Paulo last year. Photo: AP Sao Paulo: A federal judge in Brazil overseeing a sweeping corruption investigation said... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Brazilian judge says President Dilma Rousseff's ex-chief of staff may have been bribedBrazilian President Dilma Rousseff and former Brazilian President Luiz Ignacio
Brazilian judge says President Dilma Rousseff's ex-chief of staff may have been bribed
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff and former Brazilian President Luiz Ignacio Lula da Silva attend an election campaign rally in Sao Paulo last year. Photo: AP Sao Paulo: A federal judge in Brazil overseeing a sweeping corruption investigation said... Read more
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The Age
Brazilian judge says President Dilma Rousseff's ex-chief of staff may have been bribedBrazilian President Dilma Rousseff and former Brazilian President Luiz Ignacio
Brazilian judge says President Dilma Rousseff's ex-chief of staff may have been bribed
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff and former Brazilian President Luiz Ignacio Lula da Silva attend an election campaign rally in Sao Paulo last year. Photo: AP Sao Paulo: A federal judge in Brazil overseeing a sweeping corruption investigation said... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Brazilian judge says President Dilma Rousseff's ex-chief of staff may have been bribedBrazilian President Dilma Rousseff and former Brazilian President Luiz Ignacio
Brazilian judge says President Dilma Rousseff's ex-chief of staff may have been bribed
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff and former Brazilian President Luiz Ignacio Lula da Silva attend an election campaign rally in Sao Paulo last year. Photo: AP Sao Paulo: A federal judge in Brazil overseeing a sweeping corruption investigation said... Read more
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New Kerala
Anandiben Patel: Appeal to people to maintain peace, harmony across Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel on Tuesday appealed to the people of Gujarat t
Anandiben Patel: Appeal to people to maintain peace, harmony across Gujarat
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Chief Minister Anandiben Patel on Tuesday appealed to the people of Gujarat to maintain peace and not to indulge in activities disrupting law and order across the state in... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Budget cuts comingMore budget cuts if the People’s Partnership Government gets a second term in o
Budget cuts coming
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
More budget cuts if the People’s Partnership Government gets a second term in office. Finance Minister Larry Howai made the disclosure yesterday in response to questions from the media on plummeting oil prices. Oil prices are now below $40 a... Read more
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Reuters
Brazil judge says president's ex-chief of staff may have been bribedBrazil's Chief of Staff Gleisi Hoffmann talks to the audience during a forum ab
Brazil judge says president's ex-chief of staff may have been bribed
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
Brazil's Chief of Staff Gleisi Hoffmann talks to the audience during a forum about infrastructure in Brazil, in Sao Paulo February 5, 2013. SAO PAULO A federal judge in Brazil overseeing a sweeping corruption investigation said on Tuesday there were... Read more
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The Star
Brazil VP drops liaison role, remains in Rousseff governmentBRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazilian Vice President Michel Temer has decided to drop
Brazil VP drops liaison role, remains in Rousseff government
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazilian Vice President Michel Temer has decided to drop his role as day-to-day political coordinator in Congress for President Dilma Rousseff but is not leaving her government, two sources in the administration said on... Read more
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Reuters
Brazil VP drops liaison role, remains in Rousseff gov'tBrazil's Vice President Michel Temer talks with Brazil's President Dilma Rousse
Brazil VP drops liaison role, remains in Rousseff gov't
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
Brazil's Vice President Michel Temer talks with Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff as they await the arrival of German Chancellor Angela Merkel (not pictured) before a dinner at the Alvorada Palace in Brasilia, Brazil August 19, 2015. BRASILIA... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Brazil VP drops liaison role, remains in Rousseff governmentBRASILIA: Brazilian Vice President Michel Temer has decided to drop his role as
Brazil VP drops liaison role, remains in Rousseff government
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
BRASILIA: Brazilian Vice President Michel Temer has decided to drop his role as day-to-day political coordinator in Congress for President Dilma Rousseff but is not leaving her government, two sources in the administration said on Monday. Temer is... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Germany's Merkel condemns 'disgusting' violence against refugeesGermany's Chancellor Angela Merkel smiles during a news conference after a meet
Germany's Merkel condemns 'disgusting' violence against refugees
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 4 days ago
Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel smiles during a news conference after a meeting with Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff at the Planalto Palace in Brasilia, Brazil, August 20, 2015. BERLIN German Chancellor Angela Merkel and her government spoke... Read more
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Swissinfo
Germany's Merkel condemns 'disgusting' violence against refugeesBERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel and her government spoke out
Germany's Merkel condemns 'disgusting' violence against refugees
Swissinfo / Posted 4 days ago
BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel and her government spoke out on Monday against violent protests against asylum seekers in the eastern German town of Heidenau over the weekend. "The chancellor and the whole government condemn in... Read more
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Reuters
Germany's Merkel condemns 'disgusting' violence against refugeesGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel reviews an honor guard before a meeting with Br
Germany's Merkel condemns 'disgusting' violence against refugees
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel reviews an honor guard before a meeting with Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff at the Planalto Palace in Brasilia, Brazil, August 20, 2015. BERLIN German Chancellor Angela Merkel and her government spoke out on... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
S. Korea says won't end broadcasts without 'clear' N. Korea apologySEOUL - South Korean President Park Geun-Hye said Monday that Seoul would not s
S. Korea says won't end broadcasts without 'clear' N. Korea apology
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
SEOUL - South Korean President Park Geun-Hye said Monday that Seoul would not switch off propaganda broadcasts unless North Korea offers a "clear apology" for what her government sees as a series of provocations. A South Korean soldier stands at a... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
PM: 95,000 laptops given to studentsPrime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar yesterday vowed to never to stop laptop d
PM: 95,000 laptops given to students
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar yesterday vowed to never to stop laptop distributions to students if she is returned to office. She also pledged to make Tobago a duty free haven to boss the tourism industry there. Speaking at a People’s... Read more
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The Morning Call
Woman with cerebral palsy miffed at lengthy delay in getting home careAfter her government-funded home care aide quit a few years ago, Diane Silviott
Woman with cerebral palsy miffed at lengthy delay in getting home care
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
After her government-funded home care aide quit a few years ago, Diane Silviotti decided to try living without that assistance. She has cerebral palsy so it wasn't easy. She got by but this spring decided she again needed an aide. Silviotti, 62, of... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Dilma Rousseff: can Brazil’s fighter survive the turmoil? | Observer profileIf the sight of hundreds of thousands of Brazilians taking to the streets last
Dilma Rousseff: can Brazil’s fighter survive the turmoil? | Observer profile
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 5 days ago
If the sight of hundreds of thousands of Brazilians taking to the streets last Sunday demanding her impeachment perturbed President Dilma Rousseff, she showed no sign of it. That evening, she consulted five of her closest ministers to discuss the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
On border skirmishes, U.S. backs S. KoreansSEOUL, South Korea -- The United States backed South Korea's decision to keep i
On border skirmishes, U.S. backs S. Koreans
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
SEOUL, South Korea -- The United States backed South Korea's decision to keep its soldiers on high alert as the peninsula neared the North's deadline for an attack if Seoul didn't stop broadcasting anti-Pyongyang propaganda across the border. The... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Nicola Sturgeon promises primary school testsOpposition parties accused her of attempting to gloss over the “miserable failu
Nicola Sturgeon promises primary school tests
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Opposition parties accused her of attempting to gloss over the “miserable failure” of the SNP’s education record over the past eight years, during which time the number of teachers has fallen by more than 4,000. A recent survey has shown that... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Proposed action may be blackmailPrime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar yesterday accused Clico Policyholders Gro
Proposed action may be blackmail
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar yesterday accused Clico Policyholders Group chairman Peter Permell of attempting to blackmail her Government on the issue of outstanding payments to former Clico policyholders. She made the statement during a... Read more
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