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The Star
Mission incomplete: Rajan's overhaul of India's central bankMUMBAI: In a video conference in mid-2014, Indian central bank governor Raghura
Mission incomplete: Rajan's overhaul of India's central bank
The Star / Posted 5 minutes ago
MUMBAI: In a video conference in mid-2014, Indian central bank governor Raghuram Rajan told employees that he wanted to hire talented external candidates and improve the quality of research at the 81-year-old central bank. The proposals, described... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Basic Needs supporting mental health patientsHealth News of Thursday, 11 February 2016 Basic Needs Ghana, a mental health N
Basic Needs supporting mental health patients
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
Health News of Thursday, 11 February 2016 Basic Needs Ghana, a mental health Non- Governmental Organization (NGO), is providing economic livelihood support to mental health patients and their care givers in the Northern, Upper East and Upper West... Read more
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New York Magazine
Bernie Sanders Dumped Momentum in the South Carolina DebateHave you heard my views on Wall Street? Photo: Win McNamee/2016 Getty Images I
Bernie Sanders Dumped Momentum in the South Carolina Debate
New York Magazine / Posted 9 minutes ago
Have you heard my views on Wall Street? Photo: Win McNamee/2016 Getty Images If you listened to cable news punditry in the immediate aftermath of the New Hampshire primary, Hillary Clinton's campaign was on the brink of collapse, and minority voter... Read more
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ajc.com
‘Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam,’ standard good vs evilParents need to know that “Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam” is a cartoonish role-playi
‘Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam,’ standard good vs evil
ajc.com / Posted 11 minutes ago
Parents need to know that “Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam” is a cartoonish role-playing game with mild violence that involves Mario and Luigi hopping on or using hammers to hit Goombas, Buzzy Beetles, and other fantasy creatures. The turn-based combat... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Ohio leaders say medical marijuana issue isn't going awayCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Legislative leaders and statewide officers weighed in Thu
Ohio leaders say medical marijuana issue isn't going away
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 12 minutes ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Legislative leaders and statewide officers weighed in Thursday on how Ohio should address the issue of medical marijuana, with most agreeing that the matter is not going away. State lawmakers have been examining how to address... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Organizers optimistic about effort to remove Confederate symbol from state flagThe battle over the Mississippi State flag continued Thursday night at public r
Organizers optimistic about effort to remove Confederate symbol from state flag
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 13 minutes ago
The battle over the Mississippi State flag continued Thursday night at public rally to push for removal of the Confederate battle flag. It was just one of many rallies planned, and organizers are well aware they have a long road ahead of... Read more
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The Times Leader
Ohio leaders say medical marijuana issue isn't going awayCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Legislative leaders and statewide officers weighed in Thu
Ohio leaders say medical marijuana issue isn't going away
The Times Leader / Posted 17 minutes ago
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Legislative leaders and statewide officers weighed in Thursday on how Ohio should address the issue of medical marijuana, with most agreeing that the matter is not going away. State lawmakers have been examining how to address... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
New initiative launched in hopes of lowering crime rateMACKAY police Inspector Ian Haughton believes a new initiative will help lower
New initiative launched in hopes of lowering crime rate
The Daily Mercury / Posted 20 minutes ago
MACKAY police Inspector Ian Haughton believes a new initiative will help lower crime in Mackay through community support. The Community Camera Alliance is an initiative where Mackay police are going to request for businesses and residential closer... Read more
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KXXV Waco
City hopes to bring the Heights to new heightsAMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Making neighborhoods around Amarillo safer and more susta
City hopes to bring the Heights to new heights
KXXV Waco / Posted 21 minutes ago
AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Making neighborhoods around Amarillo safer and more sustainable are now a top priority for the City of Amarillo. For the past few years, developing downtown has been a dominant concern for the city, but city leaders now want to... Read more
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asianage
Higher Allocation for Swachh Bharat or Digital India? Government Seeks opinionThe voting option has got off to a good start with over 1,600 votes pouring in
Higher Allocation for Swachh Bharat or Digital India? Government Seeks opinion
asianage / Posted 24 minutes ago
The voting option has got off to a good start with over 1,600 votes pouring in from Twitterati in the initial phase. The netizens would have the option to give their preference on Twitter whether which campaign should have higher allocation in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EU Donates U.S.$50 Million to NigeriaThe European Union on Thursday pledged $50million as support for the fight agai
EU Donates U.S.$50 Million to Nigeria
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 minutes ago
The European Union on Thursday pledged $50million as support for the fight against Boko Haram insurgency and resettlement of the Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs, in the country. German President Joachim Gauck announced the pledge on Thursday at a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Boko Haram Not Holding Any Nigerian TerritoryPresident Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday said Boko Haram insurgents were no longe
Boko Haram Not Holding Any Nigerian Territory
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 minutes ago
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday said Boko Haram insurgents were no longer holding any local government area in the country, saying his administration had recaptured 14 local government areas previously controlled by the insurgents. There had... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
City hopes to bring the Heights to new heightsAMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Making neighborhoods around Amarillo safer and more susta
City hopes to bring the Heights to new heights
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 29 minutes ago
AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Making neighborhoods around Amarillo safer and more sustainable are now a top priority for the City of Amarillo. For the past few years, developing downtown has been a dominant concern for the city, but city leaders now want to... Read more
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thebee
Multi million pound cuts package passed by Lancashire County CouncilLancashire County Councillors voted through all proposed cuts at the annual bud
Multi million pound cuts package passed by Lancashire County Council
thebee / Posted 31 minutes ago
Lancashire County Councillors voted through all proposed cuts at the annual budget meeting. It sees 84 million pounds slashed from services, including funding for five museums across the county, some bus routes in rural areas and other services,... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Babies abound at Dubbo zooIt's been a busy few months for Taronga Western Plains Zoo with another two ani
Babies abound at Dubbo zoo
Daily Liberal / Posted 32 minutes ago
It's been a busy few months for Taronga Western Plains Zoo with another two animals being born in recent weeks. It's been a busy few months for Taronga Western Plains Zoo with another two animals being born in recent weeks. Przewalski's Horse foal... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pleasant Hills parents ask for acts of kindness in memory of their 1st child | TribLIVE Neighborhoods In honor of Logan, the Fochtmans ask people to do
Pleasant Hills parents ask for acts of kindness in memory of their 1st child
TribLIVE / Posted 35 minutes ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods In honor of Logan, the Fochtmans ask people to do something kind for... Read more
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iafrica.com
Take a stand for a healthier lifeThe adverse health effects associated with sedentary behaviour has fuelled seve
Take a stand for a healthier life
iafrica.com / Posted 36 minutes ago
The adverse health effects associated with sedentary behaviour has fuelled several research studies globally and the results are pointing out that sitting less and keeping active is better for one's health. With the studies having focused more on... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Cara looks back on her 12-month reign as Evening Times Scotswoman of the YearSINCE being crowned Evening Times Scotswoman of the Year 2014, Cara Henderson a
Cara looks back on her 12-month reign as Evening Times Scotswoman of the Year
EveningTimes Online / Posted 42 minutes ago
SINCE being crowned Evening Times Scotswoman of the Year 2014, Cara Henderson and the charity she founded to fight bigotry and prejudice have had a busy 12 months. Here, she talks to ANN FOTHERINGHAM about what winning the title meant to her, and... Read more
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Cherokee Tribune
‘Better to give’: Kindergartners offer blankets to first responders as part of #BeKind initiative - A gathering of 181 kindergarten students filled the Liberty Elementary School cafeteria Thursday with beaming smiles and giving hearts as they show...‘Better to give’: Kindergartners offer blankets to first responders as part of
‘Better to give’: Kindergartners offer blankets to first responders as part of #BeKind initiative - A gathering of 181 kindergarten students filled the Liberty Elementary School cafeteria Thursday with beaming smiles and giving hearts as they show...
Cherokee Tribune / Posted 44 minutes ago
‘Better to give’: Kindergartners offer blankets to first responders as part of #BeKind initiative A gathering of 181 kindergarten students filled the Liberty Elementary School cafeteria Thursday with beaming smiles and giving hearts as they showed... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Good For You: Area awards, honors and accomplishmentsCummins, Peterson named Volunteer Stars Bonnie Cummins and Eric Peterson have
Good For You: Area awards, honors and accomplishments
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 48 minutes ago
Cummins, Peterson named Volunteer Stars Bonnie Cummins and Eric Peterson have been chosen as Hamilton County's winners of the 2015 Governor's Volunteer Stars Awards. They will be honored on Feb. 28, along with winners from other Tennessee counties,... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
City hopes to bring the Heights to new heightsAMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Making neighborhoods around Amarillo safer and more susta
City hopes to bring the Heights to new heights
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted an hour ago
AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Making neighborhoods around Amarillo safer and more sustainable are now a top priority for the City of Amarillo. For the past few years, developing downtown has been a dominant concern for the city, but city leaders now want to... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
"Purposed Filled Purses:" Woman who was once trafficked herself offers lifeline for victimsMILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee has been described as the hub of sex trafficking. During
"Purposed Filled Purses:" Woman who was once trafficked herself offers lifeline for victims
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted an hour ago
MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee has been described as the hub of sex trafficking. During the last four years, FBI stings have rescued more trafficked young people in the city than almost any other city in the country. Milwaukee is consistently in the top... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Longtime Democrat Richard Dreyfuss Explains Why He Went to Ted Cruz RallyWhile he is known for being a staunch Democrat, actor Richard Dreyfuss has been
Longtime Democrat Richard Dreyfuss Explains Why He Went to Ted Cruz Rally
Darien News-Review / Posted an hour ago
While he is known for being a staunch Democrat, actor Richard Dreyfuss has been playing the role of political tourist of late, soaking up all the sights and sounds that this election season has to offer. However, his appearance at a recent Ted Cruz... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Maori land rating reforms ‘on right track’Friday, 12 February 2016, 4:30 pmPress Release: Rotorua Lakes Council12 Februar
Maori land rating reforms ‘on right track’
Scoop.co.nz / Posted an hour ago
Friday, 12 February 2016, 4:30 pmPress Release: Rotorua Lakes Council12 February 2016Rotorua Mayor Steve Chadwick believes Central Government’s proposed rating... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
International award recognises NZ's Chief Science AdvisorFriday, 12 February 2016, 4:33 pmPress Release: Sir Peter Gluckman Chief Scienc
International award recognises NZ's Chief Science Advisor
Scoop.co.nz / Posted an hour ago
Friday, 12 February 2016, 4:33 pmPress Release: Sir Peter Gluckman Chief Science AdvisorInternational award recognises New Zealand’s Chief Science Advisor Professor Sir Peter Gluckman, Chief... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Longtime Democrat Richard Dreyfuss Explains Why He Went to Ted Cruz RallyWhile he is known for being a staunch Democrat, actor Richard Dreyfuss has been
Longtime Democrat Richard Dreyfuss Explains Why He Went to Ted Cruz Rally
San Antonio Express-News / Posted an hour ago
While he is known for being a staunch Democrat, actor Richard Dreyfuss has been playing the role of political tourist of late, soaking up all the sights and sounds that this election season has to offer. However, his appearance at a recent Ted Cruz... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Why food portions matter for children’s health in L.A. CountyFruits and veggies are important. Los Angeles County Public Health held an even
Why food portions matter for children’s health in L.A. County
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted an hour ago
Fruits and veggies are important. Los Angeles County Public Health held an event at L.A. Kitchen to launch a campaign that will encourage restaurants to offer health children's meals and smaller portions on their menus. Los Angeles, CA February 11,... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Special Report: Drugged driving continues to pose problem in Kanawha CountyFumes of fresh, burnt marijuana pouring from drivers-side car windows. Half-smo
Special Report: Drugged driving continues to pose problem in Kanawha County
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted an hour ago
Fumes of fresh, burnt marijuana pouring from drivers-side car windows. Half-smoked joints lying on floorboards in the midst of a traffic stop. A man driving past an elementary school while reportedly high on Xanax. All of the above are actual... Read more
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News Mail
Employees and job seekers to benefit from partnershipRURAL employers and job seekers will benefit from a landmark partnership launch
Employees and job seekers to benefit from partnership
News Mail / Posted an hour ago
RURAL employers and job seekers will benefit from a landmark partnership launched today by Agriculture Minister Leanne Donaldson. "The Queensland Agriculture Workforce Network (QAWN) is a partnership between the Palaszczuk Government and industry to... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
'It's just not fair' Residents react to closure of Warren nursing homePolice: Remains of Ohio woman found at several locationsPolice: Remains of Ohio
'It's just not fair' Residents react to closure of Warren nursing home
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted an hour ago
Police: Remains of Ohio woman found at several locationsPolice: Remains of Ohio woman found at several locations Police say human remains found at several locations in northern Ohio over the weekend are believed to be those of a woman who was last... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Longtime Democrat Richard Dreyfuss Explains Why He Went to Ted Cruz RallyWhile he is known for being a staunch Democrat, actor Richard Dreyfuss has been
Longtime Democrat Richard Dreyfuss Explains Why He Went to Ted Cruz Rally
Stamford Advocate / Posted an hour ago
While he is known for being a staunch Democrat, actor Richard Dreyfuss has been playing the role of political tourist of late, soaking up all the sights and sounds that this election season has to offer. However, his appearance at a recent Ted Cruz... Read more
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The Economic Times
South Korea cuts off power supplies to factory park in North KoreaPAJU: South Korea has cut off power and water supplies to a factory park in Nor
South Korea cuts off power supplies to factory park in North Korea
The Economic Times / Posted an hour ago
PAJU: South Korea has cut off power and water supplies to a factory park in North Korea, officials said Friday, a day after the North deported all South Korean workers there and ordered a military takeover of the complex that had been the last major... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
City hopes to bring the Heights to new heightsAMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Making neighborhoods around Amarillo safer and more susta
City hopes to bring the Heights to new heights
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted an hour ago
AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Making neighborhoods around Amarillo safer and more sustainable are now a top priority for the City of Amarillo. For the past few years, developing downtown has been a dominant concern for the city, but city leaders now want to... Read more
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The Borneo Post
US, Asian allies hit N. Korea with new sanctions after rocket launchA North Korean long-range rocket is launched in this file still image taken fro
US, Asian allies hit N. Korea with new sanctions after rocket launch
The Borneo Post / Posted an hour ago
A North Korean long-range rocket is launched in this file still image taken from KRT video footage. Photo credit: Reuters PAJU: The United States and its Asian allies tightened the economic screws on North Korea Thursday, with the US Senate adopting... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Seoul cuts off power supplies to factory park in North KoreaPAJU, South Korea (AP) - South Korea has cut off power and water supplies to a
Seoul cuts off power supplies to factory park in North Korea
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted an hour ago
PAJU, South Korea (AP) - South Korea has cut off power and water supplies to a factory park in North Korea, officials said Friday, a day after the North deported all South Korean workers there and ordered a military takeover of the complex that had... Read more
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CIO
Claudine Ogilvie: ​A new breed of CIOClaudine Ogilvie is not your typical CIO. In fact, before accepting a position
Claudine Ogilvie: ​A new breed of CIO
CIO / Posted an hour ago
Claudine Ogilvie is not your typical CIO. In fact, before accepting a position to lead the technology team at Ridley Corporation, she had never worked in IT. In mid-2013, Ogilvie was brought into the ASX-listed animal nutrition manufacturer to give... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Longtime Democrat Richard Dreyfuss Explains Why He Went to Ted Cruz RallyWhile he is known for being a staunch Democrat, actor Richard Dreyfuss has been
Longtime Democrat Richard Dreyfuss Explains Why He Went to Ted Cruz Rally
Connecticut Post / Posted an hour ago
While he is known for being a staunch Democrat, actor Richard Dreyfuss has been playing the role of political tourist of late, soaking up all the sights and sounds that this election season has to offer. However, his appearance at a recent Ted Cruz... Read more
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The Hindu
Make in India Week - From slogan to reality: step oneWith all set for Make in India Week, Lalatendu Mishra finds out what India Inc
Make in India Week - From slogan to reality: step one
The Hindu / Posted an hour ago
With all set for Make in India Week, Lalatendu Mishra finds out what India Inc thinks about it. Never mind the hiccups in the Chinese economy and its effects, the volatility in global markets and the downturn in commodity prices, the local business... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Seoul cuts off power supplies to factory park in North Korea In this Feb. 11, 2016, photo, power supply towers are seen in Paju, near the
Seoul cuts off power supplies to factory park in North Korea
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 hours ago
In this Feb. 11, 2016, photo, power supply towers are seen in Paju, near the border with North Korea, South Korea. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon) PAJU, South Korea — South Korea has cut off... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
New Trail Watch to Improve Safety Along Schuylkill RiverRunners, walkers and cyclists of the beloved Schuylkill River Trail are encoura
New Trail Watch to Improve Safety Along Schuylkill River
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 2 hours ago
Runners, walkers and cyclists of the beloved Schuylkill River Trail are encouraged to join the newly formed Schuylkill River Trail Watch. The formation of the trail watch is an initiative which started in late 2015 after a spike in criminal activity... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
10 Things to Know for FridayYour daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that wil
10 Things to Know for Friday
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 2 hours ago
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. PYONGYANG REACTS STRONGLY TO SEOUL'S INDUSTRIAL FACILITY MOVE North Korea vows to immediately deport all South Korean nationals and freeze... Read more
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Deseret News
$100M classroom tech bill gets preliminary OK, but full funding not likelySALT LAKE CITY — A statewide classroom technology proposal that lawmakers say "
$100M classroom tech bill gets preliminary OK, but full funding not likely
Deseret News / Posted 2 hours ago
SALT LAKE CITY — A statewide classroom technology proposal that lawmakers say "represents years worth of work" earned preliminary approval in the Utah Legislature Thursday. Members of the House Education Committee were vocal in supporting SB277, a... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Outspoken Democrat Richard Dreyfuss Explains Why He Went to Ted Cruz RallyWhile he is known for being a staunch Democrat, actor Richard Dreyfuss has been
Outspoken Democrat Richard Dreyfuss Explains Why He Went to Ted Cruz Rally
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 hours ago
While he is known for being a staunch Democrat, actor Richard Dreyfuss has been playing the role of political tourist of late, soaking up all the sights and sounds that this election season has to offer. However, his appearance at a recent Ted Cruz... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Lebanese Muslim religious leaders and students educated about domestic violenceLebanese Muslim religious leaders and school students educated about domestic v
Lebanese Muslim religious leaders and students educated about domestic violence
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 hours ago
Lebanese Muslim religious leaders and school students educated about domestic violence Photo: Aisha Allazze, Yazmin Annous and Isra Boudellaa deep in discussion at a campaign to educate the community about domestic violence. (ABC News: Danuta... Read more
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dna
Valentine's Day against Indian culture: Banaras Hindu University VCWhile chief minister Akhilesh Yadav has decided to celebrate Valentine's Day (F
Valentine's Day against Indian culture: Banaras Hindu University VC
dna / Posted 2 hours ago
While chief minister Akhilesh Yadav has decided to celebrate Valentine's Day (February 14) as "Tourism Day" in Uttar Pradesh, his point of view doesn't seem to have been appreciated by authorities at the Lucknow University and the Banaras Hindu... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Seoul cuts off power supplies to factory park in North KoreaPAJU, South Korea (AP) — South Korea has cut off power and water supplies to a
Seoul cuts off power supplies to factory park in North Korea
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 hours ago
PAJU, South Korea (AP) — South Korea has cut off power and water supplies to a factory park in North Korea, officials said Friday, a day after the North deported all South Korean workers there and ordered a military takeover of the complex that had... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Seoul cuts off power supplies to factory park in North KoreaSouth Korean military ambulance moves past the military barricades and the barb
Seoul cuts off power supplies to factory park in North Korea
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 hours ago
South Korean military ambulance moves past the military barricades and the barbed-wire fence near the border village of Panmunjom in Paju, South Korea, Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. North Korea on Thursday ordered a military takeover of a factory park that... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
South Korean workers leave Kaesong plantHundreds of workers from South Korea have been repatriated from an industrial c
South Korean workers leave Kaesong plant
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 hours ago
Hundreds of workers from South Korea have been repatriated from an industrial complex in North Korea just north of the border separating the two Koreas. The South Korean Unification Ministry said Thursday that 280 workers who had been stationed at... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Spartanburg affordable housing projects move into next phaseThe next phase of work has begun on two Spartanburg affordable housing projects
Spartanburg affordable housing projects move into next phase
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 3 hours ago
The next phase of work has begun on two Spartanburg affordable housing projects. The demolition of a dozen buildings, or 40 units, at the former Cammie Clagett Courts in the Highland community was completed this month. Grading and clearing is now... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Spartanburg housing projects move to next phaseThe demolition of a dozen buildings, or 40 units, at the former Cammie Clagett
Spartanburg housing projects move to next phase
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 3 hours ago
The demolition of a dozen buildings, or 40 units, at the former Cammie Clagett Courts in the Highland community was completed this month. Grading and clearing is now underway at the site. There are a total of 150 units at the nearly 45-year-old... Read more
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