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asianage
Wipro reskilled workforce post automation, redeployed 12k staff in 2015"We started a lean kind of initiative in NextGen, which then matured into hyper
asianage / Posted 8 minutes ago
"We started a lean kind of initiative in NextGen, which then matured into hyper automation, which is essentially through either robotic automation or our Wipro Holmes platform, which is AI and cognitive technologies," Wipro CEO Abidali Z Neemuchwala... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Venezuela diplomat says he resigned to protest Maduro actsVenezuela. Padrino Lopez challenged on Wednesday, July 19, 2017 the countries t
Darien News-Review / Posted 9 minutes ago
Venezuela. Padrino Lopez challenged on Wednesday, July 19, 2017 the countries that have declared against the government's initiative to rewrite Venezuela's constitution, saying the nation will not submit to foreign governments. less FILE - In... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Resignation of Debbie Chin, CEO CCDHBbut also to get things moving.” The NZRDA acknowledges that not everything has
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 minutes ago
but also to get things moving.” The NZRDA acknowledges that not everything has gone to plan, such as the ambitious ‘3D’ initiative (seeking to align services across the wider Wellington, Hutt Valley and Wairarapa region), but Debbie’s style of... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Governor pushes back against 'stop and frisk' practice for New Orleanssaid. The City of New Orleans received a multimillion dollar grant to combat c
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 13 minutes ago
said. The City of New Orleans received a multimillion dollar grant to combat crime. One of the biggest pieces of that initiative is a command center which will have cameras across the city and provide video in real-time to alert officers of a... Read more
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dna
Trump announces USD 500 mn drug packaging project by US firmsa USD 500 million investment plan that brings together three American giants to
dna / Posted 13 minutes ago
a USD 500 million investment plan that brings together three American giants to create a pharmaceutical glass packaging initiative which could eventually drive 4,000 jobs. The announcement that Merck, Pfizer and Corning have joined hands to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Nine Canberra schools sign up for union student safety programaddress the safety of school-based trainees. Program coordinator Gabriela Falz
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 minutes ago
address the safety of school-based trainees. Program coordinator Gabriela Falzon said the Education Directorate-approved initiative was aimed at students about to embark on workplace experience. "It's a shame it was turned into a political... Read more
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The Age
Nine Canberra schools sign up for union student safety programaddress the safety of school-based trainees. Program coordinator Gabriela Falz
The Age / Posted 18 minutes ago
address the safety of school-based trainees. Program coordinator Gabriela Falzon said the Education Directorate-approved initiative was aimed at students about to embark on workplace experience. "It's a shame it was turned into a political... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Venezuela diplomat says he resigned to protest Maduro actsVenezuela. Padrino Lopez challenged on Wednesday, July 19, 2017 the countries t
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 19 minutes ago
Venezuela. Padrino Lopez challenged on Wednesday, July 19, 2017 the countries that have declared against the government's initiative to rewrite Venezuela's constitution, saying the nation will not submit to foreign governments. less FILE - In... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Take a look inside this $2.3m Sandon Point homeDo you have an interesting real estate story? Please email brendan.crabb@fairfa
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 23 minutes ago
Do you have an interesting real estate story? Please email brendan.crabb@fairfaxmedia.com.au. Property Council welcomes initiative The Illawarra branch of the Property Council has commended Shoalhaven City Council on its initiative to develop... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Communities join forces in call for quicker bus routes to Glasgow's super hospitalbottom line.” G15 Buses (SCIO) was given charitable status in May this year.
EveningTimes Online / Posted 26 minutes ago
bottom line.” G15 Buses (SCIO) was given charitable status in May this year. The charity was formed from the Drumchapel Initiative of Transport (DrifT) which was originally formed three years ago after a decision was made not to link up the area... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Demand for pioneering summer scheme up by 25during the day. Councillor Chris Cunningham, Glasgow city council’s education
EveningTimes Online / Posted 26 minutes ago
during the day. Councillor Chris Cunningham, Glasgow city council’s education spokesman, said: “This is such an excellent initiative – and very effective as the outcomes from last year proved. “I’m delighted that the council is helping to fund... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Merck, Pfizer and Corning join forces to modernize pharmaceutical glass packaginglevel of quality assurance for pharmaceutical companies. The White House Offic
News-Medical-Net / Posted 30 minutes ago
level of quality assurance for pharmaceutical companies. The White House Office of American Innovation has encouraged this initiative as a model of cross-industry technology collaboration and economic investment. President Donald J. Trump said, “My... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
School Board Shoves Backrepeatedly in recent months and detected a greater awareness for public educati
The Chattanoogan / Posted 39 minutes ago
repeatedly in recent months and detected a greater awareness for public education. She has lauded the Chattanooga 2.0 initiative and admits “there is no way” she can match educators like Orchard Knob Elementary principal LaFrederick Thirkill,... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Director returns to childhood home to screen movie at Macon Film Festivalmovement that was attached to the film that could last far beyond the lifespan
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 40 minutes ago
movement that was attached to the film that could last far beyond the lifespan of the film," says Hall. So hall created an initiative called "I Am Holden On" as a way for teens to talk openly about mental health and suicide through art. "I believe... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Governor pushes back against 'stop and frisk' practice for New Orleanssaid. The City of New Orleans received a multimillion dollar grant to combat c
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 48 minutes ago
said. The City of New Orleans received a multimillion dollar grant to combat crime. One of the biggest pieces of that initiative is a command center which will have cameras across the city and provide video in real-time to alert officers of a... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Mayor hopes community policing can help lighten the load of LRPDLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) -- Little Rock Mayor Mark Stodola unveiled the Little
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 51 minutes ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) -- Little Rock Mayor Mark Stodola unveiled the Little Rock for Life initiative Thursday afternoon. The goals in the plan included stopping violence, strengthening the LRPD, investing in crime prevention, promoting jobs and... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
DHS chief says arresting parents may quell human traffickingborder is aimed at quelling human trafficking, U.S. Homeland Security Secretary
MyMotherLode.com / Posted an hour ago
border is aimed at quelling human trafficking, U.S. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said Thursday. Asked about the initiative while touring a U.S. Coast Guard vessel in Southern California, Kelly said he believes those who help human... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Police hope to issue zero notices from Waterview camerasnotices from speed cameras operating at Waterview, Police hope not to have to i
Scoop.co.nz / Posted an hour ago
notices from speed cameras operating at Waterview, Police hope not to have to issue any at all - especially with a new initiative that uses variable message signage to warn drivers that the cameras are enforcing.This means there is really no... Read more
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ORF Wien
"Die Migrantigen" sollen auf die Bühne kommeneine Fernsehreportage als Klischee-Ausländer aus und stürzen dabei ihr Grätzel
ORF Wien / Posted an hour ago
eine Fernsehreportage als Klischee-Ausländer aus und stürzen dabei ihr Grätzel ins Chaos stürzen.Suche nach Theater Auf Initiative von Michael Niavarani soll der Film nun auch ins Theater kommen. Regisseur Arman T. Riahi werde gemeinsam mit... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
More education will lead to fewer child brides, healthier childrenat Child Rights and You). (Indiaspend.org is a data-driven, public-interest jo
Hindustantimes.com / Posted an hour ago
at Child Rights and You). (Indiaspend.org is a data-driven, public-interest journalism non-profit/FactChecker.in is fact-checking initiative, scrutinising for veracity and context statements made by individuals and organisations in publi... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Governor pushes back against 'stop and frisk' practice for New Orleanssaid. The City of New Orleans received a multimillion dollar grant to combat c
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted an hour ago
said. The City of New Orleans received a multimillion dollar grant to combat crime. One of the biggest pieces of that initiative is a command center which will have cameras across the city and provide video in real-time to alert officers of a... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
DHS chief says arresting parents may quell human traffickingAsked about the initiative while touring a U.S. Coast Guard vessel in Southern
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted an hour ago
Asked about the initiative while touring a U.S. Coast Guard vessel in Southern California, Kelly said he believes those who help human traffickers — including parents who pay for their children to be brought to the U.S. illegally — should be arrested... Read more
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The Economic Times
This government hub can fix your startup troubleswhich was recently launched by the minister of state for commerce and industry,
The Economic Times / Posted an hour ago
which was recently launched by the minister of state for commerce and industry, Nirmala Sitharaman, is working on a new initiative to enable startups to apply for government schemes and venture funds directly from the platform. At present, the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Goods and Services Tax Network will help in keeping strategic control: Prakash Kumarcompleted their migration to the new portal. THE IT BACKBONE OF GST The GST Sy
The Economic Times / Posted an hour ago
completed their migration to the new portal. THE IT BACKBONE OF GST The GST System Project is a unique and complex IT initiative. It is unique as it seeks, for the first time, to establish a uniform interface for the taxpayer and a common and... Read more
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The Economic Times
Israel to partner DRDO for developing missile defence system for Indiaof private sectors and DPSUs. “The system will have majority indigenous content
The Economic Times / Posted an hour ago
of private sectors and DPSUs. “The system will have majority indigenous content, giving boost to the Make-in-India initiative. The participation of Indian companies in producing MRSAM will empower them in the field of hightech weapon... Read more
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The Economic Times
All approvals in place, Japan nuclear deal comes into forcein nuclear waste management and could undertake joint manufacture of nuclear po
The Economic Times / Posted an hour ago
in nuclear waste management and could undertake joint manufacture of nuclear power plant components under the Make in India initiative, persons familiar with the development told ET. Japanese PM Shinzo Abe is expected to visit India this September... Read more
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The Economic Times
Three consortia led by Alstom, Siemens and Stadler Bussnang eye Rs 2,000 crore coach factory projectis the second-largest tranche of foreign direct investment (FDI) in the rail se
The Economic Times / Posted an hour ago
is the second-largest tranche of foreign direct investment (FDI) in the rail sector under the government's 'Make in India' initiative. The first major FDI in railways came in 2015 when projects to set up two locomotive factories were awarded at a... Read more
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The Economic Times
India's faceoff with China in Sikkim is a sign of the futureand diplomats that they thought India was getting, well, a bit above itself. Un
The Economic Times / Posted an hour ago
and diplomats that they thought India was getting, well, a bit above itself. Unhappy about China’s big Belt and Road Initiative, India not only stayed away from President Xi Jinping's recent forum showcasing the project, but released a... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Event to provide info on 'silent killer,' sarcoidosisDr. Jason C. Tripp of Hermitage, Pa., is guest speaker for the inaugural Sgt. W
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted an hour ago
Dr. Jason C. Tripp of Hermitage, Pa., is guest speaker for the inaugural Sgt. Wilbur Lee Fish Jr. Sarcoidosis Initiative at 5 p.m. Thursday at McGuffey Centre, 1649 Jacobs Road. Tripp Chiropractic & Nutrition, 155 N. Hermitage Road,... Read more
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Garden City News
Mobility Impaired Committee to meet at Garden City PoolIn the fall the committee will continue with its request for three handicapped
Garden City News / Posted an hour ago
In the fall the committee will continue with its request for three handicapped spaces on 7th Street and start a new initiative coordinating with Village Traffic Commission and Nassau County to improve pedestrian safety. Nassau County has... Read more
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Alaska Public
Initiative to regulate bathrooms likely to appear on Anchorage ballotin a release today that supporters submitted nearly 8,500 signatures to the mun
Alaska Public / Posted an hour ago
in a release today that supporters submitted nearly 8,500 signatures to the municipal Clerk’s Office Thursday morning. The initiative needs 5,754 signatures from qualified Anchorage voters to appear on the city-wide ballot in April. The measure... Read more
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Vail Daily
A reminder: We are stewards of the riverfree to use. As a result, stewardship and sustainability are concepts that angl
Vail Daily / Posted an hour ago
free to use. As a result, stewardship and sustainability are concepts that anglers can't afford to skip. The Fish First Initiative is the business practices that our shop has implemented in order to have a sustainable impact on the environment,... Read more
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Alaska Public
Thursday, July 20, 2017failed to pass a plan to balance future state budgets for two straight years, w
Alaska Public / Posted an hour ago
failed to pass a plan to balance future state budgets for two straight years, which has contributed to the downgrades. Initiative to regulate bathrooms likely to appear on Anchorage ballot Zachariah Hughes, Alaska Public Media – Anchorage The... Read more
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BBC News
Glimmer of hope at last for India's vanishing Parsisthe birth of the 102nd baby." The baby in question had been born under the Jiy
BBC News / Posted 2 hours ago
the birth of the 102nd baby." The baby in question had been born under the Jiyo Parsi scheme, a federal government initiative launched in 2013 to stem the decline of the India's Parsi population. Dr Gandevia is senior member of this... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
YouTube redirects ISIS recruits to anti-terrorist videossearches for violent extremist content and ISIS recruitment propaganda to other
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 2 hours ago
searches for violent extremist content and ISIS recruitment propaganda to other anti-terrorist videos. This follows an initiative, announced a month ago by the video-sharing site and parent Google, to combat online extremism content using an... Read more
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FOX News
CIA Director Pompeo slams NY Times for outing covert officerhad previously been identified in other news reports and because the operative
FOX News / Posted 2 hours ago
had previously been identified in other news reports and because the operative is "leading an important new administration initiative against Iran." The Times story cited "current and former intelligence officials," who the report said spoke on... Read more
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BC Local News
Penticton Slow Down signs a no gostaff investigated and found a similar program operating in Musoka, Ont., thoug
BC Local News / Posted 2 hours ago
staff investigated and found a similar program operating in Musoka, Ont., though that was a community-driven initiative with no direct connection the municipal government. Mitch Moroziuk, director of operations, said Muskoka had no... Read more
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Perth Now
Pushy policeman steals Tour de France showa headwind on the climb." Uran had talked of making similar moves on the Col d
Perth Now / Posted 2 hours ago
a headwind on the climb." Uran had talked of making similar moves on the Col d’Izoard, but was again unable to take the initiative. "Attacking Sky with the tempo they were setting -- it’s difficult to attack a team like that," Uran said. The... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Chicopee public pool to be open late throughout summerCHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Chicopee residents will be able to stay cooler, later
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 hours ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Chicopee residents will be able to stay cooler, later on these very hot days. The “Summer Nights Initiative” extends public swimming pool hours at the Sara Jane Sherman Memorial Pool until 7:45 p.m. on Thursday night’s in... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
News At AirVenture Update: ANN Started Earlywe call our Aero-Community, and it’s filled with incredible people and organiza
The Aero-News Network / Posted 2 hours ago
we call our Aero-Community, and it’s filled with incredible people and organizations that populate our Airborne Partnership Initiative. This initiative plays an important role in the creation of the video programming seen daily on our Airborne... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
NZ Hotel Industry Awards – women wow judgesHamilton says special mention must also be made of The Langham, Auckland, which
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 hours ago
Hamilton says special mention must also be made of The Langham, Auckland, which won the Hotel Industry Environmental Initiative of the Year Award for the third consecutive year.“The Langham, Auckland recently became the first hotel in... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Penticton Slow Down signs a no gostaff investigated and found a similar program operating in Musoka, Ont., thoug
Penticton Western News / Posted 3 hours ago
staff investigated and found a similar program operating in Musoka, Ont., though that was a community-driven initiative with no direct connection the municipal government. Mitch Moroziuk, director of operations, said Muskoka had no... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Legislature sends pot law rewrite to Governor Baker12 percent in the existing ballot law. The bill also allows cities and towns t
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 3 hours ago
12 percent in the existing ballot law. The bill also allows cities and towns that supported the 2016 legalization ballot initiative to ban marijuana stores only if a majority of voters approve, while letting local governing boards ban the shops... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine lawmakers back roads bond; GOP stalls LePage-backed student debt reliefCounty casino referendum to the ballot. Since April, some legislators were cons
Bangor Daily News / Posted 3 hours ago
County casino referendum to the ballot. Since April, some legislators were considering an untested bid to kill the 2017 initiative, whose backers are being investigated by the Maine Ethics Commission for apparent violations. But the Legislature... Read more
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The Herald News
Legislature sends pot law rewrite to Governor Baker12 percent in the existing ballot law. The bill also allows cities and towns t
The Herald News / Posted 3 hours ago
12 percent in the existing ballot law. The bill also allows cities and towns that supported the 2016 legalization ballot initiative to ban marijuana stores only if a majority of voters approve, while letting local governing boards ban the shops... Read more
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WALB Albany
Veteran unemployment rate is down in AugustaProject advocate. Two of the biggest companies offering these guys jobs are T-
WALB Albany / Posted 3 hours ago
Project advocate. Two of the biggest companies offering these guys jobs are T-Mobile and Unisys. T-Mobile has a national initiative to hire 5,000 veterans over five years. Unisys actually has a contract with the United States Army to hire more... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Veteran unemployment rate is down in AugustaProject advocate. Two of the biggest companies offering these guys jobs are T-
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 3 hours ago
Project advocate. Two of the biggest companies offering these guys jobs are T-Mobile and Unisys. T-Mobile has a national initiative to hire 5,000 veterans over five years. Unisys actually has a contract with the United States Army to hire more... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Police hoping for grantof Centennial Secondary School and Brock Abbott of Bayside Secondary are this y
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 3 hours ago
of Centennial Secondary School and Brock Abbott of Bayside Secondary are this year’s students for the Youth in Policing Initiative program. Both have extensive volunteer experience with local organizations and, after working at the recent... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
State House News template; copy BEFORE editing12 percent in the existing ballot law. The bill also allows cities and towns t
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 4 hours ago
12 percent in the existing ballot law. The bill also allows cities and towns that supported the 2016 legalization ballot initiative to ban marijuana stores only if a majority of voters approve, while letting local governing boards ban the shops... Read more
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BBC News
Canada campaign to reunite Yazidi boy with refugee motherjust happiness", said Hadji Hesso, with the Yazidi Association of Manitoba. Hi
BBC News / Posted 4 hours ago
just happiness", said Hadji Hesso, with the Yazidi Association of Manitoba. His group, in partnership with the Kurdish Initiative for Refugees, Winnipeg Friends of Israel and the Liberation of Christian and Yazidi Children of Iraq (CYCI), has... Read more
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