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Sydney Morning Herald
Tajikistan unrest ahead of World Cup qualifier adds to Socceroos’ challengeWinning ways: Mark Milligan congratulates Tom Rogic following his goal against
Tajikistan unrest ahead of World Cup qualifier adds to Socceroos’ challenge
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 35 minutes ago
Winning ways: Mark Milligan congratulates Tom Rogic following his goal against Bangladesh in Perth on Thursday. Photo: Getty Images Dubai The Socceroos arrived in Dubai in the early hours of Saturday morning to make a connection for a charter flight... Read more
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Business Standard India
Govt approves OROP, says will cost up to Rs 10,000 cr initiallyOROP will be implemented effective July 1, 2014, says Manohar Parrikar; arrears
Govt approves OROP, says will cost up to Rs 10,000 cr initially
Business Standard India / Posted an hour ago
OROP will be implemented effective July 1, 2014, says Manohar Parrikar; arrears to be paid in four half-yearly instalmentsOROP will be implemented effective July 1, 2014, says Manohar... Read more
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Nottingham Post
What is Labor Day and when is it?On Monday people in the United States will celebrate Labor Day but what exactly
What is Labor Day and when is it?
Nottingham Post / Posted an hour ago
On Monday people in the United States will celebrate Labor Day but what exactly is it? In short, it is a public holiday on the first Monday in September every year. However, in recent years many people mark the day as the end of the summer season... Read more
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New Kerala
OROP will be implemented: Parrikar The government has decided to implement the One Rank One Pension (O
OROP will be implemented
New Kerala / Posted an hour ago
: Parrikar The government has decided to implement the One Rank One Pension (OROP) scheme for veterans, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said here on Saturday. The pension would be refixed every five years and the scheme... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
I Remember the Day … I Designed the Nigerian FlagMichael Taiwo Akinkunmi was studying engineering at Norwood Technical College i
I Remember the Day … I Designed the Nigerian Flag
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Michael Taiwo Akinkunmi was studying engineering at Norwood Technical College in London when he saw a newspaper advert calling on people to enter a competition to design the Nigerian flag. He mailed his submission to Lagos a short time later, and in... Read more
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The Hindu
Pakistan foils terror bid to target Defence Day feteDefence Day celebrations are scheduled to to be held in Islamabad on Sunday. P
Pakistan foils terror bid to target Defence Day fete
The Hindu / Posted 2 hours ago
Defence Day celebrations are scheduled to to be held in Islamabad on Sunday. Pakistani security forces on Saturday claimed to have foiled a terror bid to target the Defence Day celebrations to be held here on Sunday. An intelligence operation led... Read more
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The Hindu
Govt. filling ‘small gaps’ in OROP: ParikkarThe Prime Minister’s Office is "directly involved" in the efforts to resolve th
Govt. filling ‘small gaps’ in OROP: Parikkar
The Hindu / Posted 5 hours ago
The Prime Minister’s Office is "directly involved" in the efforts to resolve the One-Rank-One-Pension issue, says the Defence Minister The Prime Minister’s Office is “directly involved” in the efforts to resolve the One-Rank-One-Pension (OROP) issue... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
No leads in escape of Carrera inmatesActing Police Commissioner Stephen Williams says investigators are working on a
No leads in escape of Carrera inmates
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 6 hours ago
Acting Police Commissioner Stephen Williams says investigators are working on all possible leads to recapture the two prisoners who escaped from the Carrera Island Prison on Independence Day. Steve McGilvery and Leroy “Redo” Mohammed escaped from... Read more
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Philboxing
THE VACANT NABF LIGHTWEIGHT TITLE WILL BE ON THE LINE FOR FONTANEZ VS. QUINTERO ON THE SPECIAL EDITION OF LA FIGHT CLUB ON SEPTEMBER 18AIRING LIVE FROM THE BELASCO THEATER ON BOXEO ESTELAR ON ESTRELLA TV AND STREAM
THE VACANT NABF LIGHTWEIGHT TITLE WILL BE ON THE LINE FOR FONTANEZ VS. QUINTERO ON THE SPECIAL EDITION OF LA FIGHT CLUB ON SEPTEMBER 18
Philboxing / Posted 8 hours ago
AIRING LIVE FROM THE BELASCO THEATER ON BOXEO ESTELAR ON ESTRELLA TV AND STREAMED LIVE BY THE RING TV Tickets on Sale Now! LOS ANGELES (Sept. 3, 2015) - The September 18 special edition of LA FIGHT CLUB at the Belasco Theater will be a celebration... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
Labor Day and Its MeaningThe national holiday we celebrate on Monday is a good time for reflection on wh
Labor Day and Its Meaning
ABC Newspapers / Posted 12 hours ago
The national holiday we celebrate on Monday is a good time for reflection on why we work and what we derive from it. The answer should be that it gives your life energy and meaning. If it doesn’t, you should change that. Labor Day marks the... Read more
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New Kerala
Wanted to earn respect, lucky to have won WOD Championship: Desi Hoppers Fresh from winning the prestigious World Of Dance Championship, Desi Hoppers,
Wanted to earn respect, lucky to have won WOD Championship: Desi Hoppers
New Kerala / Posted 16 hours ago
Fresh from winning the prestigious World Of Dance Championship, Desi Hoppers, a Mumbai based hip-hop dance crew, visited Kolkata along with the trophies they had won, on... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Donald Trump takes the pledgeGet The Power Lunch newsletter, a must-read weekday roundup of what's buzzing i
Donald Trump takes the pledge
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 20 hours ago
Get The Power Lunch newsletter, a must-read weekday roundup of what's buzzing in Florida politics: Welcome to the Power Lunch, where I'm signing a pledge card to continue writing about Donald Trump just so long as he keeps doing Trump-y things.... Read more
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East Bay Express
This Weekend's Top Five Events, Plus Labor Day BonusResurrect California 924 Gilman St. reneged on its major label ban earlier thi
This Weekend's Top Five Events, Plus Labor Day Bonus
East Bay Express / Posted 21 hours ago
Resurrect California 924 Gilman St. reneged on its major label ban earlier this year and welcomed a secret Green Day set, reigniting a fiery debate about the old punk principles’ applicability in 2015. But for even the strongest detractors, who took... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Here's Why You Get Labor Day OffIf you're not in the office on Labor Day, thank your company. But government po
Here's Why You Get Labor Day Off
The Huffington Post / Posted 21 hours ago
If you're not in the office on Labor Day, thank your company. But government policy may have played a role in that as well, even if you aren't a federal employee. Congress declared the first federal holidays in the 1870s -- a handful of observances,... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Iron Maiden's triumphant return and Dan Auerbach's new side project top this week's new musicThe Book of Souls Eternity lasts a long time. That’s a universal inevitability
Iron Maiden's triumphant return and Dan Auerbach's new side project top this week's new music
Calgary Sun / Posted 23 hours ago
The Book of Souls Eternity lasts a long time. That’s a universal inevitability the iron men of Iron Maiden have had opportunity to contemplate of late. Frontman Bruce Dickinson was recently treated for a cancerous tumour on his tongue. Founding... Read more
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NFL.com
Jason Pierre-Paul set to return to Giants next weekPlay NFL Fantasy Football! The troubled pass rusher, who had a finger amputate
Jason Pierre-Paul set to return to Giants next week
NFL.com / Posted 23 hours ago
Play NFL Fantasy Football! The troubled pass rusher, who had a finger amputated following an Independence Day weekend fireworks accident, has been a bit of a recluse since incurring the injuries. But according to ESPN.com, he'll re-join the team... Read more
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The Courier
Capoeira kicks off a new chapter in Australia's ties with BrazilAs the capoeira dancers cavort and whirl to the sound of the berimbau for the u
Capoeira kicks off a new chapter in Australia's ties with Brazil
The Courier / Posted yesterday
As the capoeira dancers cavort and whirl to the sound of the berimbau for the upcoming celebrations of everything Brazilian, the relationship between Australia and South America's largest country is reaching new heights. Capoeira almost eludes... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Capoeira kicks off a new chapter in Australia's ties with BrazilAs the capoeira dancers cavort and whirl to the sound of the berimbau for the u
Capoeira kicks off a new chapter in Australia's ties with Brazil
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
As the capoeira dancers cavort and whirl to the sound of the berimbau for the upcoming celebrations of everything Brazilian, the relationship between Australia and South America's largest country is reaching new heights. Capoeira almost eludes... Read more
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The Young Witness
Capoeira kicks off a new chapter in Australia's ties with BrazilAs the capoeira dancers cavort and whirl to the sound of the berimbau for the u
Capoeira kicks off a new chapter in Australia's ties with Brazil
The Young Witness / Posted yesterday
As the capoeira dancers cavort and whirl to the sound of the berimbau for the upcoming celebrations of everything Brazilian, the relationship between Australia and South America's largest country is reaching new heights. Capoeira almost eludes... Read more
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Western Advocate
Capoeira kicks off a new chapter in Australia's ties with BrazilAs the capoeira dancers cavort and whirl to the sound of the berimbau for the u
Capoeira kicks off a new chapter in Australia's ties with Brazil
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
As the capoeira dancers cavort and whirl to the sound of the berimbau for the upcoming celebrations of everything Brazilian, the relationship between Australia and South America's largest country is reaching new heights. Capoeira almost eludes... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Capoeira kicks off a new chapter in Australia's ties with BrazilAs the capoeira dancers cavort and whirl to the sound of the berimbau for the u
Capoeira kicks off a new chapter in Australia's ties with Brazil
Kiama Independent / Posted yesterday
As the capoeira dancers cavort and whirl to the sound of the berimbau for the upcoming celebrations of everything Brazilian, the relationship between Australia and South America's largest country is reaching new heights. Capoeira almost eludes... Read more
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Manning River Times
Capoeira kicks off a new chapter in Australia's ties with BrazilAs the capoeira dancers cavort and whirl to the sound of the berimbau for the u
Capoeira kicks off a new chapter in Australia's ties with Brazil
Manning River Times / Posted yesterday
As the capoeira dancers cavort and whirl to the sound of the berimbau for the upcoming celebrations of everything Brazilian, the relationship between Australia and South America's largest country is reaching new heights. Capoeira almost eludes... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Capoeira kicks off a new chapter in Australia's ties with BrazilAs the capoeira dancers cavort and whirl to the sound of the berimbau for the u
Capoeira kicks off a new chapter in Australia's ties with Brazil
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted yesterday
As the capoeira dancers cavort and whirl to the sound of the berimbau for the upcoming celebrations of everything Brazilian, the relationship between Australia and South America's largest country is reaching new heights. Capoeira almost eludes... Read more
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The North West Star
Capoeira kicks off a new chapter in Australia's ties with BrazilAs the capoeira dancers cavort and whirl to the sound of the berimbau for the u
Capoeira kicks off a new chapter in Australia's ties with Brazil
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
As the capoeira dancers cavort and whirl to the sound of the berimbau for the upcoming celebrations of everything Brazilian, the relationship between Australia and South America's largest country is reaching new heights. Capoeira almost eludes... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Capoeira kicks off a new chapter in Australia's ties with BrazilAs the capoeira dancers cavort and whirl to the sound of the berimbau for the u
Capoeira kicks off a new chapter in Australia's ties with Brazil
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
As the capoeira dancers cavort and whirl to the sound of the berimbau for the upcoming celebrations of everything Brazilian, the relationship between Australia and South America's largest country is reaching new heights. Capoeira almost eludes... Read more
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The Border Mail
Capoeira kicks off a new chapter in Australia's ties with BrazilAs the capoeira dancers cavort and whirl to the sound of the berimbau for the u
Capoeira kicks off a new chapter in Australia's ties with Brazil
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
As the capoeira dancers cavort and whirl to the sound of the berimbau for the upcoming celebrations of everything Brazilian, the relationship between Australia and South America's largest country is reaching new heights. Capoeira almost eludes... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Capoeira kicks off a new chapter in Australia's ties with BrazilAs the capoeira dancers cavort and whirl to the sound of the berimbau for the u
Capoeira kicks off a new chapter in Australia's ties with Brazil
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
As the capoeira dancers cavort and whirl to the sound of the berimbau for the upcoming celebrations of everything Brazilian, the relationship between Australia and South America's largest country is reaching new heights. Capoeira almost eludes... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Tanah tumpahnya darahku? – Umapagan Ampikaipakan Published: 4 September 2015 12:00 PM I have never bled for my country, thoug
Tanah tumpahnya darahku? – Umapagan Ampikaipakan
The Malaysian Insider / Posted yesterday
Published: 4 September 2015 12:00 PM I have never bled for my country, though I constantly sing songs about doing so. “Tanah tumpahnya darahku” goes the line in our national anthem – the land upon... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Pan, children and sun shine for IndependenceFor those who were in North Trinidad last holiday weekend, it was beautiful: bl
Pan, children and sun shine for Independence
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted yesterday
For those who were in North Trinidad last holiday weekend, it was beautiful: blessed with perfect weather for all outdoor cultural events. It came as a surprise that no steelband or individual was given a national award. Pan Trinbago Inc did nominate... Read more
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J Weekly
Save a fridge magnet for must-have Jewish calendarIt’s no miracle that I know the exact minute that Rosh Hashanah is coming; my t
Save a fridge magnet for must-have Jewish calendar
J Weekly / Posted yesterday
It’s no miracle that I know the exact minute that Rosh Hashanah is coming; my trusty Jewish calendar hanging on the refrigerator tells me. While it doesn’t actually speak to me like my friend Marcy’s Jewish calendar computer program, my... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
First Coast HappeningsCelebrate 450, activities celebrating the 450th birthday of St. Augustine, with
First Coast Happenings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
Celebrate 450, activities celebrating the 450th birthday of St. Augustine, with celebrations through Tuesday, various venues, St. Augustine. (904) 209-4425 or staugustine-450.com. ■ Ongoing — El Galeon, an authentic replica of the ship that traveled... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
I Remember the Day ... I Designed the Nigerian FlagSixty-two years after a British journalist first suggested the name "Nigeria",
I Remember the Day ... I Designed the Nigerian Flag
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Sixty-two years after a British journalist first suggested the name "Nigeria", a 23-year-old Ibadan-born student gave the new country its national flag. Michael Taiwo Akinkunmi was studying engineering at Norwood Technical College in London when he... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Malaysia’s reputation gets sledgehammered in Putrajaya – J. D. Lovrenciear Published: 3 September 2015 8:16 PM The Transparency International (TI) gath
Malaysia’s reputation gets sledgehammered in Putrajaya – J. D. Lovrenciear
The Malaysian Insider / Posted yesterday
Published: 3 September 2015 8:16 PM The Transparency International (TI) gathering of over 100 countries in Putrajaya has made Malaysia a global pariah in the eyes of the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'Falling Skies' series finale yields more fizzle than fireworksfeature filmography, "Falling Skies" hewed more closely to his "War of the Worl
'Falling Skies' series finale yields more fizzle than fireworks
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
feature filmography, "Falling Skies" hewed more closely to his "War of the Worlds" remake, with a separate touch of "Independence Day" woven into its DNA. (As an odd juxtaposition, another sci-fi series under the director's production... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
From Classroom to TV StudiosLetlhakane — He graces local television screens every Thursday at 6pm as host o
From Classroom to TV Studios
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Letlhakane — He graces local television screens every Thursday at 6pm as host of one of the popular talk shows on Botswana Television's programme Molemo Wa Kgang- a show that deals with socio-economic issues. But before he became comfortable at... Read more
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Pravda
Berlin promises Kiev €200 mlnGermany and Ukraine signed an agreement, according to which Kiev will get €200
Berlin promises Kiev €200 mln
Pravda / Posted 2 days ago
Germany and Ukraine signed an agreement, according to which Kiev will get €200 million. The funds from the German's State Bank are to support the Deposit Guarantee Fund, i.e. the Ukrainian depositors. The German taxpayers should have a lot spare... Read more
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Swissinfo
An Indian love affair at the top of EuropeIt is only permitted to use a hyperlink to specific SWI swissinfo.ch content on
An Indian love affair at the top of Europe
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
It is only permitted to use a hyperlink to specific SWI swissinfo.ch content on the website of the party requesting the content or the website of a third party. The framing of content from SWI swissinfo.ch is only allowed if it is unchanged, without... Read more
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New Kerala
One million entrepreneurs needed for significant economic growth Discussions took place amongst entrepreneurs world over under the banner of E
One million entrepreneurs needed for significant economic growth
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Discussions took place amongst entrepreneurs world over under the banner of Entrepreneur Cafe this month on strategies of reduced attrition and the importance of retaining good... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Would a Boko Haram Faction Want to Negotiate?Boko Haram has a record of factionalism and one of the latest breakaway groups
Why Would a Boko Haram Faction Want to Negotiate?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Boko Haram has a record of factionalism and one of the latest breakaway groups might be open to dialogue. During an address on the 55th anniversary of Chad's Independence Day last month, President Idriss Deby boldly stated that "Boko Haram is... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Omaha may ban sky lanternsLincoln has banned sky lanterns, which are most commonly used around Independen
Omaha may ban sky lanterns
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 2 days ago
Lincoln has banned sky lanterns, which are most commonly used around Independence Day, and now Omaha may follow suit. Omaha's fire chief proposed the ordinance, citing the extreme fire threat they pose. Each lantern carries an open flame and floats... Read more
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The Hindu
Start-ups: Detailed framework in the offingThe Commerce and Industry Ministry has started fleshing out a framework to enco
Start-ups: Detailed framework in the offing
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
The Commerce and Industry Ministry has started fleshing out a framework to encourage start-ups and boost job creation Within weeks of Prime Minister Narendra Modi announcing ‘Start-up India; Stand up India’, the Commerce and Industry Ministry has... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Las Vegas Philharmonic to play for Placido Domingo show‘The King of Opera’ has just announced he will use the instrumentals of the Las
Las Vegas Philharmonic to play for Placido Domingo show
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 2 days ago
‘The King of Opera’ has just announced he will use the instrumentals of the Las Vegas Philharmonic Orchestra for his show at Caesar’s Palace later this month. The LA Times reports the show will also include guest conductor Eugene Khon and guest... Read more
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citybizlist Dallas
Pizza Patron Touts '50 PESO' Pizza on Mexican Independence DayPizza Patrón announced today that it is launching its new Frijolera™ (bean love
Pizza Patron Touts '50 PESO' Pizza on Mexican Independence Day
citybizlist Dallas / Posted 2 days ago
Pizza Patrón announced today that it is launching its new Frijolera™ (bean lovers) pizza on Mexican Independence Day, September 16th. 'Frijoleros' and 'frijoleras' (bean lovers) taking advantage of the brand's PIZZA POR PESOS® program on that day can... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Stop Criticism, Appreciate Work Done By Public Works' - MoorePublic Works Minister William Moore has called on the media and critics to desi
'Stop Criticism, Appreciate Work Done By Public Works' - Moore
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Public Works Minister William Moore has called on the media and critics to desist from speaking negatively about the ministry and appreciate the gains being made in road rehabilitation and construction. Moore's call comes amidst lack of commendation... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Unmil Chinese Police Beats Chest On Core ValuesA Senior officer of the Chinese Formed Police Unit at UNMIL says since its arri
Unmil Chinese Police Beats Chest On Core Values
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
A Senior officer of the Chinese Formed Police Unit at UNMIL says since its arrival in Greenville, Sinoe County, the unit has upheld the UN core values of "integrity, professionalism and respect for diversity." Police Commissioner LI Peisen said the... Read more
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Calcutta News
Muslims don't need to give certificate to prove their patriotism: Imam chief The chief imam of the All India Imam Organisation (AIIO), Umer Ahmed Ilyasi o
Muslims don't need to give certificate to prove their patriotism: Imam chief
Calcutta News / Posted 2 days ago
The chief imam of the All India Imam Organisation (AIIO), Umer Ahmed Ilyasi on Wednesday slammed the Allahabad High Court order directing madrassas across Uttar Pradesh to... Read more
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New Kerala
Muslims don't need to give certificate to prove their patriotism: Imam chief The chief imam of the All India Imam Organisation (AIIO), Umer Ahmed Ilyasi o
Muslims don't need to give certificate to prove their patriotism: Imam chief
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
The chief imam of the All India Imam Organisation (AIIO), Umer Ahmed Ilyasi on Wednesday slammed the Allahabad High Court order directing madrassas across Uttar Pradesh to... Read more
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New Kerala
Gerard Butler's 'Geostorm' release date shifted to 201713, 2017. "Geostorm" marks the feature directorial debut of Dean Devlin, who t
Gerard Butler's 'Geostorm' release date shifted to 2017
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
13, 2017. "Geostorm" marks the feature directorial debut of Dean Devlin, who teamed with Roland Emmerich to produce 1996's "Independence Day", reports variety.com. Devlin's Electric Entertainment is producing "Geostorm" with Skydance... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Senior Calendar (Sept. 2)Las Cruces Association of Educational Retirees: 11:15 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday at th
Senior Calendar (Sept. 2)
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 3 days ago
Las Cruces Association of Educational Retirees: 11:15 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday at the NMSU Golf Course Restaurant ball room 3000 Herb Wimberly Drive. The topic will be the NMAER 73rd Annual State Convention to be held at the Las Cruces Ramada Palms Hotel... Read more
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Quay County Sun
Lauriault: Make your work faithful to GodBy Leonard Lauriault Religion Columnist We’re coming up on our last three-day
Lauriault: Make your work faithful to God
Quay County Sun / Posted 3 days ago
By Leonard Lauriault Religion Columnist We’re coming up on our last three-day weekend for this summer. So far, we’ve had two three-day weekends: Memorial Day, to kick it off, and Independence Day as a break in the middle, although, many of us took... Read more
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