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Newsmax
Bullet Train Proposals Shun Public Funds, Favor Private CashHigh-speed rail advocates had hoped the line, supported by more than $13 billio
Bullet Train Proposals Shun Public Funds, Favor Private Cash
Newsmax / Posted 16 hours ago
High-speed rail advocates had hoped the line, supported by more than $13 billion in state and federal money, would inspire similar government-financed projects. Instead, its many delays have left rail groups wary of accepting public funds for... Read more
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Market Watch
Why slower Chinese growth shouldn’t be a big worryBy this time there is not a business person in the western world who doesn’t kn
Why slower Chinese growth shouldn’t be a big worry
Market Watch / Posted 19 hours ago
By this time there is not a business person in the western world who doesn’t know that the Chinese economy is not moving ahead at the torrid pace of five years ago. China has grown to become the second-largest economy in the world and the law of... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
US bullet train proposals shun public funds, favour private cashHigh-speed rail advocates had hoped the line, supported by more than $13 billio
US bullet train proposals shun public funds, favour private cash
Bdnews24.com / Posted yesterday
High-speed rail advocates had hoped the line, supported by more than $13 billion in state and federal money, would inspire similar government-financed projects. Instead, its many delays have left rail groups wary of accepting public funds for... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US bullet train proposals shun public funds, favor private cashREUTERS: It took years of lawsuits and political battles for California to fina
US bullet train proposals shun public funds, favor private cash
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
REUTERS: It took years of lawsuits and political battles for California to finally break ground last year on the nation’s first bullet train, which aims to connect San Francisco to Los Angeles by 2029. High-speed rail advocates had hoped the line,... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. bullet train proposals shun public funds, favor private cashChina Railway High-speed Harmony bullet trains are seen at a high-speed train m
U.S. bullet train proposals shun public funds, favor private cash
Reuters / Posted yesterday
China Railway High-speed Harmony bullet trains are seen at a high-speed train maintenance base in Wuhan, Hubei province, early December 25, 2012. A China Railway High-speed bullet train runs towards Beijing South Railway Station July 25, 2011. It... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Joe Mathews: Only San Jose stands in way of San FranciscoPoor San Jose – so far from God, so close to San Francisco. San Jose is the 10
Joe Mathews: Only San Jose stands in way of San Francisco
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
Poor San Jose – so far from God, so close to San Francisco. San Jose is the 10th largest city in the United States, the third biggest in California – and No. 1 in disrespect. With more than 1 million people, it’s Northern California’s most populous... Read more
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International Business Times
Too many degrees are a waste of time and money - so what can be done? Last week, the Sutton Trust sounded a warning about university. Since the gover
Too many degrees are a waste of time and money - so what can be done?
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
Last week, the Sutton Trust sounded a warning about university. Since the government has shifted the cost of education from the public purse to young people, university debt in Britain is the highest in English-speaking world, almost double that in... Read more
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Canberra Times
Scott Morrison's #budget2016 speech in fullMr Speaker, this cannot be just another budget, because these are extraordinary
Scott Morrison's #budget2016 speech in full
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
Mr Speaker, this cannot be just another budget, because these are extraordinary times. This budget is an economic plan, it's not just another budget. Australians know that our future depends on how well we continue to grow and shape our economy as... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Scott Morrison's #budget2016 speech in fullMr Speaker, this cannot be just another budget, because these are extraordinary
Scott Morrison's #budget2016 speech in full
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Mr Speaker, this cannot be just another budget, because these are extraordinary times. This budget is an economic plan, it's not just another budget. Treasurer Scott Morrison put the focus on growing jobs and the economy in his first budget. Photo:... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Scott Morrison's 2016 Budget speechRead Treasurer Scott Morrison's 2016 Federal Budget in full. Treasurer Scott M
Scott Morrison's 2016 Budget speech
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
Read Treasurer Scott Morrison's 2016 Federal Budget in full. Treasurer Scott Morrison delivered the 2016 Budget, much to the appreciation of his front bench colleagues. Pic: ANdrew Meares. Mr Speaker, this cannot be just another budget, because... Read more
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The Young Witness
Scott Morrison's 2016 Budget speechRead Treasurer Scott Morrison's 2016 Federal Budget in full. Treasurer Scott M
Scott Morrison's 2016 Budget speech
The Young Witness / Posted 3 days ago
Read Treasurer Scott Morrison's 2016 Federal Budget in full. Treasurer Scott Morrison delivered the 2016 Budget, much to the appreciation of his front bench colleagues. Pic: ANdrew Meares. Mr Speaker, this cannot be just another budget, because... Read more
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Western Advocate
Scott Morrison's 2016 Budget speechRead Treasurer Scott Morrison's 2016 Federal Budget in full. Treasurer Scott M
Scott Morrison's 2016 Budget speech
Western Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
Read Treasurer Scott Morrison's 2016 Federal Budget in full. Treasurer Scott Morrison delivered the 2016 Budget, much to the appreciation of his front bench colleagues. Pic: ANdrew Meares. Mr Speaker, this cannot be just another budget, because... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Scott Morrison's 2016 Budget speechRead Treasurer Scott Morrison's 2016 Federal Budget in full. Treasurer Scott M
Scott Morrison's 2016 Budget speech
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 days ago
Read Treasurer Scott Morrison's 2016 Federal Budget in full. Treasurer Scott Morrison delivered the 2016 Budget, much to the appreciation of his front bench colleagues. Pic: ANdrew Meares. Mr Speaker, this cannot be just another budget, because... Read more
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Manning River Times
Scott Morrison's 2016 Budget speechRead Treasurer Scott Morrison's 2016 Federal Budget in full. Treasurer Scott M
Scott Morrison's 2016 Budget speech
Manning River Times / Posted 3 days ago
Read Treasurer Scott Morrison's 2016 Federal Budget in full. Treasurer Scott Morrison delivered the 2016 Budget, much to the appreciation of his front bench colleagues. Pic: ANdrew Meares. Mr Speaker, this cannot be just another budget, because... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Scott Morrison's 2016 Budget speechRead Treasurer Scott Morrison's 2016 Federal Budget in full. Treasurer Scott M
Scott Morrison's 2016 Budget speech
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 3 days ago
Read Treasurer Scott Morrison's 2016 Federal Budget in full. Treasurer Scott Morrison delivered the 2016 Budget, much to the appreciation of his front bench colleagues. Pic: ANdrew Meares. Mr Speaker, this cannot be just another budget, because... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Budget 2016: Treasurer Scott Morrison's budget speech in fullTreasurer Scott Morrison's first budget speech in full. Mr Speaker, this canno
Budget 2016: Treasurer Scott Morrison's budget speech in full
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 3 days ago
Treasurer Scott Morrison's first budget speech in full. Mr Speaker, this cannot be just another budget, because these are extraordinary times. This budget is an economic plan, it's not just another budget. Australians know that our future depends... Read more
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The North West Star
Budget 2016: Treasurer Scott Morrison's budget speech in fullTreasurer Scott Morrison's first budget speech in full. Mr Speaker, this canno
Budget 2016: Treasurer Scott Morrison's budget speech in full
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
Treasurer Scott Morrison's first budget speech in full. Mr Speaker, this cannot be just another budget, because these are extraordinary times. This budget is an economic plan, it's not just another budget. Australians know that our future depends... Read more
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The North West Star
Scott Morrison's 2016 Budget speechRead Treasurer Scott Morrison's 2016 Federal Budget in full. Treasurer Scott M
Scott Morrison's 2016 Budget speech
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
Read Treasurer Scott Morrison's 2016 Federal Budget in full. Treasurer Scott Morrison delivered the 2016 Budget, much to the appreciation of his front bench colleagues. Pic: ANdrew Meares. Mr Speaker, this cannot be just another budget, because... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Scott Morrison's 2016 Budget speechRead Treasurer Scott Morrison's 2016 Federal Budget in full. Treasurer Scott M
Scott Morrison's 2016 Budget speech
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 days ago
Read Treasurer Scott Morrison's 2016 Federal Budget in full. Treasurer Scott Morrison delivered the 2016 Budget, much to the appreciation of his front bench colleagues. Pic: ANdrew Meares. Mr Speaker, this cannot be just another budget, because... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Budget 2016: Treasurer Scott Morrison's budget speech in fullTreasurer Scott Morrison's first budget speech in full. Mr Speaker, this canno
Budget 2016: Treasurer Scott Morrison's budget speech in full
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 days ago
Treasurer Scott Morrison's first budget speech in full. Mr Speaker, this cannot be just another budget, because these are extraordinary times. This budget is an economic plan, it's not just another budget. Australians know that our future depends... Read more
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The Border Mail
Scott Morrison's 2016 Budget speechRead Treasurer Scott Morrison's 2016 Federal Budget in full. Treasurer Scott M
Scott Morrison's 2016 Budget speech
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Read Treasurer Scott Morrison's 2016 Federal Budget in full. Treasurer Scott Morrison delivered the 2016 Budget, much to the appreciation of his front bench colleagues. Pic: ANdrew Meares. Mr Speaker, this cannot be just another budget, because... Read more
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The Border Mail
Budget 2016: Treasurer Scott Morrison's budget speech in fullTreasurer Scott Morrison's first budget speech in full. Mr Speaker, this canno
Budget 2016: Treasurer Scott Morrison's budget speech in full
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Treasurer Scott Morrison's first budget speech in full. Mr Speaker, this cannot be just another budget, because these are extraordinary times. This budget is an economic plan, it's not just another budget. Australians know that our future depends... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Scott Morrison's 2016 Budget speechRead Treasurer Scott Morrison's 2016 Federal Budget in full. Treasurer Scott M
Scott Morrison's 2016 Budget speech
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
Read Treasurer Scott Morrison's 2016 Federal Budget in full. Treasurer Scott Morrison delivered the 2016 Budget, much to the appreciation of his front bench colleagues. Pic: ANdrew Meares. Mr Speaker, this cannot be just another budget, because... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Budget 2016: Treasurer Scott Morrison's budget speech in fullTreasurer Scott Morrison's first budget speech in full. Mr Speaker, this canno
Budget 2016: Treasurer Scott Morrison's budget speech in full
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
Treasurer Scott Morrison's first budget speech in full. Mr Speaker, this cannot be just another budget, because these are extraordinary times. This budget is an economic plan, it's not just another budget. Australians know that our future depends... Read more
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The Courier
Budget 2016: Treasurer Scott Morrison's budget speech in fullTreasurer Scott Morrison's first budget speech in full. Mr Speaker, this canno
Budget 2016: Treasurer Scott Morrison's budget speech in full
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
Treasurer Scott Morrison's first budget speech in full. Mr Speaker, this cannot be just another budget, because these are extraordinary times. This budget is an economic plan, it's not just another budget. Australians know that our future depends... Read more
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The Courier
Scott Morrison's 2016 Budget speechRead Treasurer Scott Morrison's 2016 Federal Budget in full. Treasurer Scott M
Scott Morrison's 2016 Budget speech
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
Read Treasurer Scott Morrison's 2016 Federal Budget in full. Treasurer Scott Morrison delivered the 2016 Budget, much to the appreciation of his front bench colleagues. Pic: ANdrew Meares. Mr Speaker, this cannot be just another budget, because... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Budget 2016: Treasurer Scott Morrison's budget speech in fullTreasurer Scott Morrison's first budget speech in full. Mr Speaker, this canno
Budget 2016: Treasurer Scott Morrison's budget speech in full
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
Treasurer Scott Morrison's first budget speech in full. Mr Speaker, this cannot be just another budget, because these are extraordinary times. This budget is an economic plan, it's not just another budget. Australians know that our future depends... Read more
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The Young Witness
Budget 2016: Treasurer Scott Morrison's budget speech in fullTreasurer Scott Morrison's first budget speech in full. Mr Speaker, this canno
Budget 2016: Treasurer Scott Morrison's budget speech in full
The Young Witness / Posted 3 days ago
Treasurer Scott Morrison's first budget speech in full. Mr Speaker, this cannot be just another budget, because these are extraordinary times. This budget is an economic plan, it's not just another budget. Australians know that our future depends... Read more
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Western Advocate
Budget 2016: Treasurer Scott Morrison's budget speech in fullTreasurer Scott Morrison's first budget speech in full. Mr Speaker, this canno
Budget 2016: Treasurer Scott Morrison's budget speech in full
Western Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
Treasurer Scott Morrison's first budget speech in full. Mr Speaker, this cannot be just another budget, because these are extraordinary times. This budget is an economic plan, it's not just another budget. Australians know that our future depends... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Budget 2016: Treasurer Scott Morrison's budget speech in fullTreasurer Scott Morrison's first budget speech in full. Mr Speaker, this canno
Budget 2016: Treasurer Scott Morrison's budget speech in full
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 days ago
Treasurer Scott Morrison's first budget speech in full. Mr Speaker, this cannot be just another budget, because these are extraordinary times. This budget is an economic plan, it's not just another budget. Australians know that our future depends... Read more
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Manning River Times
Budget 2016: Treasurer Scott Morrison's budget speech in fullTreasurer Scott Morrison's first budget speech in full. Mr Speaker, this canno
Budget 2016: Treasurer Scott Morrison's budget speech in full
Manning River Times / Posted 3 days ago
Treasurer Scott Morrison's first budget speech in full. Mr Speaker, this cannot be just another budget, because these are extraordinary times. This budget is an economic plan, it's not just another budget. Australians know that our future depends... Read more
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WA Today
Scott Morrison's #budget2016 speech in fullMr Speaker, this cannot be just another budget, because these are extraordinary
Scott Morrison's #budget2016 speech in full
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
Mr Speaker, this cannot be just another budget, because these are extraordinary times. Treasurer Scott Morrison put the focus on growing jobs and the economy in his first budget. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen This budget is an economic plan, it's not... Read more
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The Age
Scott Morrison's #budget2016 speech in fullTreasurer Scott Morrison put the focus on growing jobs and the economy in his f
Scott Morrison's #budget2016 speech in full
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
Treasurer Scott Morrison put the focus on growing jobs and the economy in his first budget. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen Mr Speaker, this cannot be just another budget, because these are extraordinary times. This budget is an economic plan, it's not... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Innovation, infrastructure belong high on candidates’ agendaBill Gates isn’t running for president, but he has a strong conviction about wh
Innovation, infrastructure belong high on candidates’ agenda
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 days ago
Bill Gates isn’t running for president, but he has a strong conviction about what the candidates should be emphasizing in the campaign and in the White House. All over the Web, the world’s richest man and public intellectual/gadfly has been writing... Read more
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The Young Witness
Friday, April 29, 2016Morning headlines from around regional Australia and beyond. Good morning, and
Friday, April 29, 2016
The Young Witness / Posted 7 days ago
Morning headlines from around regional Australia and beyond. Good morning, and welcome to the Southern Inlands Brekky Blog. Each morning we'll keep you up to date with what's happening around the region, including the latest local news as it breaks... Read more
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Western Advocate
No carpark meant family couldn't say goodbyeMorning headlines from around regional Australia and beyond. Thanks to Donna D
No carpark meant family couldn't say goodbye
Western Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
Morning headlines from around regional Australia and beyond. Thanks to Donna Dunn for this stunning photo. If you have a photo to share email lpinkerton@fairfaxmedia.com.au Good morning and HAPPY FRIDAY! Central Tablelands: Partly cloudy. Areas of... Read more
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Daily Liberal
No carpark meant family couldn't say goodbyeMorning headlines from around regional Australia and beyond. Thanks to Donna D
No carpark meant family couldn't say goodbye
Daily Liberal / Posted 7 days ago
Morning headlines from around regional Australia and beyond. Thanks to Donna Dunn for this stunning photo. If you have a photo to share email lpinkerton@fairfaxmedia.com.au Good morning and HAPPY FRIDAY! Central Tablelands: Partly cloudy. Areas of... Read more
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Manning River Times
Rise and Shine | Friday, April 29, 2016Morning headlines from the Mid North Coast, around regional Australia and beyon
Rise and Shine | Friday, April 29, 2016
Manning River Times / Posted 7 days ago
Morning headlines from the Mid North Coast, around regional Australia and beyond. Out for an early morning ride with the cows at Taree West. Photo by Carl Muxlow. Morning headlines from the Mid North Coast, around regional Australia and... Read more
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Daily Liberal
No carpark meant family couldn't say goodbuyMorning headlines from around regional Australia and beyond. Thanks to Donna D
No carpark meant family couldn't say goodbuy
Daily Liberal / Posted 7 days ago
Morning headlines from around regional Australia and beyond. Thanks to Donna Dunn for this stunning photo. If you have a photo to share email lpinkerton@fairfaxmedia.com.au Good morning and HAPPY FRIDAY! Central Tablelands: Partly cloudy. Areas of... Read more
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The Border Mail
Friday, April 29, 2016Morning headlines from the Border, around regional Australia and beyond. Good
Friday, April 29, 2016
The Border Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Morning headlines from the Border, around regional Australia and beyond. Good morning on the Border and happy Friday. We've got all the news headlines you need right here. Algae engulfs canoe trade The owner of a 20-year-old Albury canoe hire... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
South Coast brekkie wrap: Friday, April 29Allegations of financial mismanagement and fraud within the region's charitable
South Coast brekkie wrap: Friday, April 29
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
Allegations of financial mismanagement and fraud within the region's charitable aerial patrol have been laid bare in a damning report. Clouded: Harry Mitchell has denied wrongdoing concerning the charity's finances. Picture: Sylvia Liber. SOUTH... Read more
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The Courier
Friday, April 29, 2016Morning headlines from Ballarat, around regional Australia and beyond. Good mo
Friday, April 29, 2016
The Courier / Posted 7 days ago
Morning headlines from Ballarat, around regional Australia and beyond. Good morning Ballarat and happy Friday. We've got all the news headlines you need right here. Little Oscar reunited with old soldier Tom What’s 90 years between two friends who... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Friday, April 29, 2016Morning headlines from around the New England and North West plus further afiel
Friday, April 29, 2016
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 7 days ago
Morning headlines from around the New England and North West plus further afield. the alleged murder weapon, a .22 calibre Browning pump action rifle, in the rear tray area of a white Nissan Patrol Turbo diesel utility. Photo: NSW Police ►ARMIDALE:... Read more
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The Young Witness
Friday, April 29, 2016Morning headlines from around regional Australia and beyond. Good morning, and
Friday, April 29, 2016
The Young Witness / Posted 7 days ago
Morning headlines from around regional Australia and beyond. Good morning, and welcome to the Southern Inlands Brekky Blog. Each morning we'll keep you up to date with what's happening around the region, including the latest local news as it breaks... Read more
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Western Advocate
No carpark meant family couldn't say goodbuyMorning headlines from around regional Australia and beyond. Thanks to Donna D
No carpark meant family couldn't say goodbuy
Western Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
Morning headlines from around regional Australia and beyond. Thanks to Donna Dunn for this stunning photo. If you have a photo to share email lpinkerton@fairfaxmedia.com.au Good morning and HAPPY FRIDAY! Central Tablelands: Partly cloudy. Areas of... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Friday, April 29Allegations of financial mismanagement and fraud within the region's charitable
Friday, April 29
Kiama Independent / Posted 7 days ago
Allegations of financial mismanagement and fraud within the region's charitable aerial patrol have been laid bare in a damning report. Clouded: Harry Mitchell has denied wrongdoing concerning the charity's finances. Picture: Sylvia Liber. South... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Australia And the South China SeaThe countries littoral to the South China Sea have taken steps to create a fram
Australia And the South China Sea
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
The countries littoral to the South China Sea have taken steps to create a framework for peaceful resolution of territorial maritime disputes arising out of various South China Sea claims made by all the countries affected. Perhaps needless to say,... Read more
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Island Packet
Ruined Chernobyl nuclear plant will remain a threat for 3,000 yearsBefore the fire, the vomiting, the deaths and the vanishing home, it was the pr
Ruined Chernobyl nuclear plant will remain a threat for 3,000 years
Island Packet / Posted 10 days ago
Before the fire, the vomiting, the deaths and the vanishing home, it was the promise of bumper cars that captured the imagination of the boys. It will be 30 years ago Tuesday that Pripyat and the nearby Chernobyl nuclear plant became synonymous with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Electricity - the Price Nigerians Must Pay - FasholaBabatunde RAJI Fashola, SAN, responds to these Frequently Asked Questions about
Electricity - the Price Nigerians Must Pay - Fashola
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Babatunde RAJI Fashola, SAN, responds to these Frequently Asked Questions about the Nigerian Power Sector. Fashola, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, explains that there is a price to pay to have improved electricity supply. What are the... Read more
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The News & Observer
Ruined Chernobyl nuclear plant will remain a threat for 3,000 years | News & Observer April 24, 2016 2:00 AM 30 years since Chernobyl may seem
Ruined Chernobyl nuclear plant will remain a threat for 3,000 years
The News & Observer / Posted 11 days ago
| News & Observer April 24, 2016 2:00 AM 30 years since Chernobyl may seem like a long time, but it’s really... Read more
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