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Manila Standard Today
Bold and artistic: Kohler celebrates craftsmanship and creativityto hone and showcase their talent and to date, more than 500 emerging and estab
Bold and artistic: Kohler celebrates craftsmanship and creativity
Manila Standard Today / Posted 15 minutes ago
to hone and showcase their talent and to date, more than 500 emerging and established artists have benefited from this initiative. Just recently, Manila art lovers had an opportunity to view select creations from six Asian artists in an... Read more
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NBC Miami
Coral Gables, Other Local Cities Pass Autism Resolutionofficials that they can go above and beyond to help people with special needs,
Coral Gables, Other Local Cities Pass Autism Resolution
NBC Miami / Posted 16 minutes ago
officials that they can go above and beyond to help people with special needs, they can devote resources," he said. One initiative the City of Coral Gables helped launch is the use of the wallet card. The idea is for all individuals with autism... Read more
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heraldscotland
North East to benefit from £1.3m cycle route and walkway investmentcycle safely in and around their communities using the new infrastructure. "Th
North East to benefit from £1.3m cycle route and walkway investment
heraldscotland / Posted 21 minutes ago
cycle safely in and around their communities using the new infrastructure. "The Community Links programme is a fantastic initiative which enables us to take these worthy projects to be taken forward and the funding is testament to the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Citing Ghalib verse, Satya Nadella asks entrepreneurs to be boldin India." In his meeting with Modi, Nadella discussed "various issues pertain
Citing Ghalib verse, Satya Nadella asks entrepreneurs to be bold
The Economic Times / Posted 22 minutes ago
in India." In his meeting with Modi, Nadella discussed "various issues pertaining to the IT sector". Earlier in the day, Nadella met Prasad and discussed how Microsoft's contribution to the government's Digital India initiative can be e... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
JBA young lawyers section electionsI will strive to promote diversity among the organization in regards to gender,
JBA young lawyers section elections
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 43 minutes ago
I will strive to promote diversity among the organization in regards to gender, race and practice area and develop initiatives to enhance the YLS Committee�s commitment to pro bono. James Poindexter Jacksonville Bar activities � Human... Read more
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ABC News
Prince Harry Meets Tom Hardy at a Polo MatchEnjoys Tea With Michelle Obama First Lady Michelle Obama meets with Prince Har
Prince Harry Meets Tom Hardy at a Polo Match
ABC News / Posted 51 minutes ago
Enjoys Tea With Michelle Obama First Lady Michelle Obama meets with Prince Harry for tea to discuss the "Let Girls Learn" initiative and support for veterans, at Kensington Palace in London, England, June 16, 2015. Amanda Lucidon/The White... Read more
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PaperAge.com
Licella Fibre Fuels and Canfor Pulp to Form Biofuel Joint Venturein the utilization of sustainable wood fibre to produce green energy and chemic
Licella Fibre Fuels and Canfor Pulp to Form Biofuel Joint Venture
PaperAge.com / Posted 51 minutes ago
in the utilization of sustainable wood fibre to produce green energy and chemicals," said Don Kayne, CEO of CPPI. "This initiative underscores Canfor Pulp's commitment to innovation and the importance of green energy and chemicals in our future... Read more
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RTE News
Harris wants winter initiative for ED overcrowdingMinister for Health Simon Harris has said that he wants to put in place a winte
Harris wants winter initiative for ED overcrowding
RTE News / Posted 52 minutes ago
Minister for Health Simon Harris has said that he wants to put in place a winter initiative which will deal with emergency department overcrowding, that involves hospitals and primary and community care. Mr Harris is attending his first meeting of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Korea-Kenya Ties for Mutual Benefitassiduously nurturing, can be an important area of such cooperation. I hope th
Korea-Kenya Ties for Mutual Benefit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 57 minutes ago
assiduously nurturing, can be an important area of such cooperation. I hope that the Korean Government's creative economy initiative, in which advanced science and technology is implanted across industries to create jobs and further develop the... Read more
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DW
Cities to EU: If you don't act on air pollution, we will |and the EU. In addition to air pollution, the pact will tackle housing, integra
Cities to EU: If you don't act on air pollution, we will |
DW / Posted 58 minutes ago
and the EU. In addition to air pollution, the pact will tackle housing, integration of migrants and urban poverty. The initiative is part of a push for more "bottom-up" solutions in the European Union, where city governments are empowered to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Vanessa - the Hot Timid Model With a Sharp Eye for FashionFashion Week where needy students are provided with computer training and softw
Vanessa - the Hot Timid Model With a Sharp Eye for Fashion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 59 minutes ago
Fashion Week where needy students are provided with computer training and software. She currently works with Africa Smart Initiative. The Rwanda Focus challenged her to answer 12 questions in 12 minutes. Modelling and singing. I can't think of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy Minister Tokozile Xasa - Mzanzi International Culinary Festivalwith a passion for cooking to be trained as professionals through the National
Deputy Minister Tokozile Xasa - Mzanzi International Culinary Festival
AllAfrica.com / Posted 59 minutes ago
with a passion for cooking to be trained as professionals through the National Youth Chefs Training Programme. The initiative is facilitated by the South African Chefs Association (SACA). The programme was developed to address the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Call to Address Hygienic, Safe MenstruationMinistry of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children, UNICEF
Call to Address Hygienic, Safe Menstruation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 59 minutes ago
Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children, UNICEF, Flaviana Matata Foundation, Msichana Initiative, WaterAid, and Kasole Secrets Company, manufacturers and suppliers of organic women health products, for preparing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Philip Morris International Launches New Initiative to Fight Smuggling and Related CrimesLausanne, Switzerland — Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE /Euronext
Philip Morris International Launches New Initiative to Fight Smuggling and Related Crimes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 59 minutes ago
Lausanne, Switzerland — Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE /Euronext Paris: PM) announced today a major new initiative — "PMI IMPACT" — to help confront smuggling and related crimes. The centerpiece of PMI IMPACT is a prestigious council... Read more
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Bolton News
Paramedics hitched lift on greenkeeper's buggy to reach collapsed player on golf coursepatients as quickly as possible and by whatever means possible. "It is testame
Paramedics hitched lift on greenkeeper's buggy to reach collapsed player on golf course
Bolton News / Posted an hour ago
patients as quickly as possible and by whatever means possible. "It is testament to the crew’s quick-thinking actions and initiative and the course greenkeeper that they were able to use his vehicle to get the patient to the ambulance. "We hope... Read more
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Beauregard Daily News
Skilled worker shortage looms on La. horizoncompete with you in your business.” Parker leads the development of Advanced M
Skilled worker shortage looms on La. horizon
Beauregard Daily News / Posted an hour ago
compete with you in your business.” Parker leads the development of Advanced Manufacturing (Technician) Career Pathways initiative, which works in partnership with K-12 schools, technical colleges and universities to create pathways to... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Beekeeping, 4-H credited with helping teen overcome learning hurdlesThey learned of the Youth In Action scholarship program, for which all applican
Beekeeping, 4-H credited with helping teen overcome learning hurdles
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted an hour ago
They learned of the Youth In Action scholarship program, for which all applicants are required to develop an educational initiative. Three months later, Jacob launched TEACH Bs — or Teens Educating Adults and Children about Honey Bees. Since... Read more
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Northern Echo
Help for people whose lives are blighted by loutish behaviourabuse, violence, including threats of violence, harassment, hate crime and crim
Help for people whose lives are blighted by loutish behaviour
Northern Echo / Posted an hour ago
abuse, violence, including threats of violence, harassment, hate crime and criminal activity. Operating out-of-hours, the initiative is designed to strengthen the work already being carried out by the housing association’s own dedicated ASB staff,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Pope Francis rules out retiring like his predecessorfirst pope to step down in 600 years. The pope spoke at a Vatican gathering fo
Pope Francis rules out retiring like his predecessor
Manila Bulletin / Posted an hour ago
first pope to step down in 600 years. The pope spoke at a Vatican gathering for the Scholas Occurentes global educational initiative that he launched. George Clooney, accompanied by his wife Amal, and Richard Gere were honored for their... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Meet Bill Clinton’s rumored ‘energizer mistress’deal,” Chappaqua resident Joanna Fisher says of the revelation that Bill Clinto
Meet Bill Clinton’s rumored ‘energizer mistress’
Ghanaweb.com / Posted an hour ago
deal,” Chappaqua resident Joanna Fisher says of the revelation that Bill Clinton’s nonprofit foundation, the Clinton Global Initiative, pledged $2 million to Energy Pioneer Solutions, a company run by her neighbor Julie Tauber McMahon. “The... Read more
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Daily Mirror
This inspirational couple were told to 'forget about having children and pray'story was originally told to journalist Alan Corcoran on South East Radio as pa
This inspirational couple were told to 'forget about having children and pray'
Daily Mirror / Posted an hour ago
story was originally told to journalist Alan Corcoran on South East Radio as part of the Organ Donor Awareness initiative. Having met in their late thirties they were eager to start a family, but Andrea’s cancer battle was particularly... Read more
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New Kerala
M.Venkaiah Naidu to visit Germany to promote investments in smart cities - newkerala.com #70079high-level engagement for identifying new opportunities for German companies in
M.Venkaiah Naidu to visit Germany to promote investments in smart cities - newkerala.com #70079
New Kerala / Posted an hour ago
high-level engagement for identifying new opportunities for German companies in the urban development sector offered by the initiative of development of 100 smart cities. Dr. Barbara Hendricks, Minister of Environment, Nature Conservation,... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Netanyahu government's hard right shift is 'a red light for all of us'state; and it must help the Palestinians achieve the rightful position as a sov
Netanyahu government's hard right shift is 'a red light for all of us'
National Catholic Reporter / Posted an hour ago
state; and it must help the Palestinians achieve the rightful position as a sovereign people. President Obama's rumored initiative to promote Palestinian independence at the U.N. this fall has become more necessary than ever. [Jesuit Fr. Drew... Read more
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CBC.ca
Victims of trauma to help human trafficking survivors in new support programnumber of human trafficking victims as they exit the sex trade and begin to for
Victims of trauma to help human trafficking survivors in new support program
CBC.ca / Posted an hour ago
number of human trafficking victims as they exit the sex trade and begin to forge new lives in eastern Ontario. The initiative, created by the Ottawa-based Voice Found non-profit organization, is called Hope Found. Cynthia Bland created... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
BoI Commissions N32 Million Solar Power System in Kadunaprojects, which is a combination of micro off-grid and stand-alone solar system
BoI Commissions N32 Million Solar Power System in Kaduna
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
projects, which is a combination of micro off-grid and stand-alone solar systems, has cost BoI about N240.6million. The initiative further targets to provide electricity to thousands of rural dwellers who hitherto had no access to the national... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kwara - Major Achievements of Governor Abdulfatah Ahmedthe recent approval of N850m for the implementation of critical grassroots proj
Kwara - Major Achievements of Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
the recent approval of N850m for the implementation of critical grassroots projects in 192 wards across the State. The initiative which is a collaboration with the World Bank, will focus projects on roads, education, health, energy and water... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
What the 'New' Government Needs to DoNBS TV, discussion was broadcast live to a large audience and to the two other
What the 'New' Government Needs to Do
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
NBS TV, discussion was broadcast live to a large audience and to the two other sponsors Bank of Uganda and the Open Society Initiative for Eastern Africa who usually ensure that KT's sessions are facilitated with extremely-knowledgeable... Read more
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ORF Wien
Häupl zu Besuch im Iranund Gefahren der Geldwäsche“ soll sich Häupl für vermehrte Bankenkooperation au
Häupl zu Besuch im Iran
ORF Wien / Posted 2 hours ago
und Gefahren der Geldwäsche“ soll sich Häupl für vermehrte Bankenkooperation ausgesprochen haben, berichtete die Initiative - die von einer „Anbiederung an das iranische Regime“ sprach. „Während Häupl in antifaschistischen Sonntagsreden... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Taapsee Pannu to start a road-safety campaignbeen able to own one because of safety concerns. I was shocked to see a few acc
Taapsee Pannu to start a road-safety campaign
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 hours ago
been able to own one because of safety concerns. I was shocked to see a few accidents in Delhi, Mumbai and Goa. It’s sad that many people value a moment’s thrill over their lives. I hope I can influence people in a good way through my initi... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
BCCI to develop green stadia under ‘Go Green’ initiative: Thakurto the Union Ministries of Power and Environment to “guide” it in developing gr
BCCI to develop green stadia under ‘Go Green’ initiative: Thakur
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 hours ago
to the Union Ministries of Power and Environment to “guide” it in developing green stadia as part of its new ‘Go Green’ initiative, its new president Anurag Thakur said on Monday. “We have earmarked Rs 100 crore for our ‘Go Green’ initiative,... Read more
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dna
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella meets PM Modi to enhance partnership for 'Digital India' and moreMinister Narendra Modi and other ministers to discuss issues pertaining to the
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella meets PM Modi to enhance partnership for 'Digital India' and more
dna / Posted 2 hours ago
Minister Narendra Modi and other ministers to discuss issues pertaining to the IT sector and enhancing partnership for initiatives like Digital India. The India-born CEO, who is on his third visit to his home country since taking over as... Read more
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Daily Mail
Norman Reedus parties with Navy and Playboy playmates at Fleet Weektherapy, financial grants, family emergency aid, and technology and home improv
Norman Reedus parties with Navy and Playboy playmates at Fleet Week
Daily Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
therapy, financial grants, family emergency aid, and technology and home improvements for disabled veterans. The latest initiative is Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for brain injuries suffered while on active duty. More than 600 Navy officers... Read more
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The Manila Times
DOST launches its own weather channelAtmospheric Geophysical and Administration Services Administration (Pagasa), DO
DOST launches its own weather channel
The Manila Times / Posted 2 hours ago
Atmospheric Geophysical and Administration Services Administration (Pagasa), DOSTv is the science department’s latest initiative in helping the country to be more prepared for disasters and more aware of S&T developments. Its online presence,... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
What Africa lacks: cleanliness, punctualitya discredited concept. The other example is in South Africa where the governme
What Africa lacks: cleanliness, punctuality
New Zimbabwe / Posted 2 hours ago
a discredited concept. The other example is in South Africa where the government has launched Operation Phakisa. The initiative seeks to speed up high-impact government projects, signalling an emerging awareness of the need for... Read more
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The Hindu
Nadella discusses digital India initiative with Modimore in India, Microsoft’s chief Satya Nadella, on Friday, pledged support to P
Nadella discusses digital India initiative with Modi
The Hindu / Posted 2 hours ago
more in India, Microsoft’s chief Satya Nadella, on Friday, pledged support to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Digital India initiative. Besides Mr. Modi, Mr. Nadella also met Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Crossing the Line: Restroom wars, a worthy grant and some things to watch formothers who want to breast-feed to get milk to their premature infants hospital
Crossing the Line: Restroom wars, a worthy grant and some things to watch for
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 hours ago
mothers who want to breast-feed to get milk to their premature infants hospitalized many miles from their rural homes. The initiative also will help mothers understand the importance of breast-feeding, with the goal of continuing to breast-feed for... Read more
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The Financial Express
Microsoft chief Satya Nadella meets Narendra ModiMistry and Bharti Airtel Chairman Sunil Bharti Mittal. Both Nadella and Cook h
Microsoft chief Satya Nadella meets Narendra Modi
The Financial Express / Posted 2 hours ago
Mistry and Bharti Airtel Chairman Sunil Bharti Mittal. Both Nadella and Cook have offered support to various government’s initiatives like Digital India and Startup India. Earlier in the day, Nadella discussed with Prasad how Microsoft’s... Read more
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The Financial Express
Venkaiah Naidu to visit Germany to promote investments in smart citieshigh-level engagement for identifying new opportunities for German companies in
Venkaiah Naidu to visit Germany to promote investments in smart cities
The Financial Express / Posted 2 hours ago
high-level engagement for identifying new opportunities for German companies in the urban development sector offered by the initiative of development of 100 smart cities. Dr. Barbara Hendricks, Minister of Environment, Nature Conservation,... Read more
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Daily Herald
Elgin food co-op 'extremely promising,' expert saysthe Ziegler's Ace hardware store building at 215 Spring St., said Jaqueline Han
Elgin food co-op 'extremely promising,' expert says
Daily Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
the Ziegler's Ace hardware store building at 215 Spring St., said Jaqueline Hannah, development specialist for Food Co-op Initiative based in Minneapolis. Shared Harvest has solid leadership, a reliable market study and a site with adequate... Read more
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Web Host Industry Review
Planning for Cloud Backup: Best Practices and Considerationswe’re taking a two-part journey around backup, capacity sizing, and working wit
Planning for Cloud Backup: Best Practices and Considerations
Web Host Industry Review / Posted 2 hours ago
we’re taking a two-part journey around backup, capacity sizing, and working with cloud data management capabilities. A big initiative across many organizations today is the goal to reduce the data center footprint while still enabling the... Read more
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asianage
Gangajal by post at your doorsteps to be a reality soonarrangement for providing pure Gangajal,' minister said. New Delhi: The centra
Gangajal by post at your doorsteps to be a reality soon
asianage / Posted 2 hours ago
arrangement for providing pure Gangajal,' minister said. New Delhi: The central government is considering to launch a new initiative under which Indian post will deliver Gangajal at your doorsteps. It is planning to tap the e-commerce platform to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lagos Chamber Scores Buhari Highmillion micro grant to 40,000 indigent women in Lagos State to alleviate povert
Lagos Chamber Scores Buhari High
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
million micro grant to 40,000 indigent women in Lagos State to alleviate poverty at the grassroots level. The N10 billion initiative has covered six states so far with over 256,500 women benefitting through the foundation established by business... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Shootout in Niger Delta Creeks As Troops Kill Militants, Avert Attack On Oil Pipelineon the waterways has become more difficult because of the ongoing military oper
Shootout in Niger Delta Creeks As Troops Kill Militants, Avert Attack On Oil Pipeline
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
on the waterways has become more difficult because of the ongoing military operation. The Ijaw Peoples Development Initiative, IPDI, which raised the alarm on NECO examinations, said: "Oporoza Secondary School is the only secondary school... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwandan Youth Push for a Visa-Free Africawill easily realise her conceptual integration and much envisioned development
Rwandan Youth Push for a Visa-Free Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
will easily realise her conceptual integration and much envisioned development agenda. The Global Shapers Community, an Initiative of the World Economic Forum, is a network of localised hubs developed and led by young people in their respective... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Early Marriage, Pregnancy Force Tanzanian Teenage Girls to Drop Out of Schoolsays it has helped train hundreds of thousands of children globally and provide
Early Marriage, Pregnancy Force Tanzanian Teenage Girls to Drop Out of School
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
says it has helped train hundreds of thousands of children globally and provided millions of textbooks as part of the initiative. "We know that to educate a girl is to build a healthier family, a stronger community, and, over the long term, a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Sisi Urges More Efforts to Settle Palestinian IssueAl Quds as its capital, Shoukry said in his speech at an Arab foreign ministers
President Sisi Urges More Efforts to Settle Palestinian Issue
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Al Quds as its capital, Shoukry said in his speech at an Arab foreign ministers meeting in Cairo. "Egypt took part in an initiative to hold a UN Security Council meeting this month to shed light on the protection of Palestinians," the top... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Migrants' Rights Roundupquestions and actions. Goes far beyond the stereotypes. "New York Immigrant Ad
Migrants' Rights Roundup
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
questions and actions. Goes far beyond the stereotypes. "New York Immigrant Advocates Launch Black Immigrant Engagement Initiative," May 11, 2016 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tN8mdcT7CtQ 15 minutes interview on BRIC TV, the first 24/7... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Global Partnership for Preparedness Launchedopportunity to make this happen". Laura Tuck, Vice President for Sustainable D
New Global Partnership for Preparedness Launched
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
opportunity to make this happen". Laura Tuck, Vice President for Sustainable Development at the World Bank adds: "At the initiative of the Vulnerable Twenty Group of countries, we are joining UN agencies to support a global preparedness... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Female Lawyers Task Schools, Govt On Children's Rightssociety will be at peace," she said The school's assistant head girl, Peace Ba
Female Lawyers Task Schools, Govt On Children's Rights
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
society will be at peace," she said The school's assistant head girl, Peace Bako Owolabi, who commended the group for the initiative, said the students would put it to good use for the benefit of the society at large. The school's principal, Mrs.... Read more
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Namibia Economist
The Remain campaign must outlive the referendumcampaign promises and help quell talk of a second referendum, the prime ministe
The Remain campaign must outlive the referendum
Namibia Economist / Posted 3 hours ago
campaign promises and help quell talk of a second referendum, the prime minister must, on any Remain win, launch a British initiative to make Europe more dynamic. Brexiteers talk of June 24th as “independence day”. If they lose, Mr Cameron must... Read more
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