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Stamford Advocate
How a former teen chess genius wound up leading a hot Valley startupThe classic Valley success story goes something like this: a geeky kid falls in
How a former teen chess genius wound up leading a hot Valley startup
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 minutes ago
The classic Valley success story goes something like this: a geeky kid falls in love with computers at a very early age, learns to code, invents something cool in college, and drops out to do a startup. That's about the exact opposite of how Poojan... Read more
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The Economic Times
TERI sexual assault case: RK Pachauri guilty of outraging modesty, says chargesheetNEW DELHI: DelhiPolice has prepared a chargesheet holding climate scientist RK
TERI sexual assault case: RK Pachauri guilty of outraging modesty, says chargesheet
The Economic Times / Posted 3 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: DelhiPolice has prepared a chargesheet holding climate scientist RK Pachauri guilty of outraging the modesty of a woman, sexual harassment, stalking and criminal intimidation after a year-long investigation during which witnesses were... Read more
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Connecticut Post
How a former teen chess genius wound up leading a hot Valley startupThe classic Valley success story goes something like this: a geeky kid falls in
How a former teen chess genius wound up leading a hot Valley startup
Connecticut Post / Posted 10 minutes ago
The classic Valley success story goes something like this: a geeky kid falls in love with computers at a very early age, learns to code, invents something cool in college, and drops out to do a startup. That's about the exact opposite of how Poojan... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Can GOP wipe off all this mud in time to still win?The Republican presidential race has erupted into an unusually personal, viciou
Can GOP wipe off all this mud in time to still win?
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 13 minutes ago
The Republican presidential race has erupted into an unusually personal, vicious grudge match between candidates who clearly can’t stand one another, feuds that seriously threaten party prospects this fall. While Saturday’s debate insults and... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Tim Wilson to quit $400,000 'Freedom Commissioner' job to launch run for ParliamentTim Wilson is giving up his $400,000 human rights commission job after official
Tim Wilson to quit $400,000 'Freedom Commissioner' job to launch run for Parliament
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 16 minutes ago
Tim Wilson is giving up his $400,000 human rights commission job after officially launching his bid to enter Federal Parliament. Tim Wilson is giving up his $400,000 Human Rights Commission job after officially launching his bid to enter... Read more
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The Young Witness
Tim Wilson to quit $400,000 'Freedom Commissioner' job to launch run for ParliamentTim Wilson is giving up his $400,000 human rights commission job after official
Tim Wilson to quit $400,000 'Freedom Commissioner' job to launch run for Parliament
The Young Witness / Posted 18 minutes ago
Tim Wilson is giving up his $400,000 human rights commission job after officially launching his bid to enter Federal Parliament. Tim Wilson is giving up his $400,000 Human Rights Commission job after officially launching his bid to enter... Read more
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Western Advocate
Tim Wilson to quit $400,000 'Freedom Commissioner' job to launch run for ParliamentTim Wilson is giving up his $400,000 human rights commission job after official
Tim Wilson to quit $400,000 'Freedom Commissioner' job to launch run for Parliament
Western Advocate / Posted 27 minutes ago
Tim Wilson is giving up his $400,000 human rights commission job after officially launching his bid to enter Federal Parliament. Tim Wilson is giving up his $400,000 Human Rights Commission job after officially launching his bid to enter... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Tim Wilson to quit $400,000 'Freedom Commissioner' job to launch run for ParliamentTim Wilson is giving up his $400,000 human rights commission job after official
Tim Wilson to quit $400,000 'Freedom Commissioner' job to launch run for Parliament
Kiama Independent / Posted 29 minutes ago
Tim Wilson is giving up his $400,000 human rights commission job after officially launching his bid to enter Federal Parliament. Tim Wilson is giving up his $400,000 Human Rights Commission job after officially launching his bid to enter... Read more
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Manning River Times
Tim Wilson to quit $400,000 'Freedom Commissioner' job to launch run for ParliamentTim Wilson is giving up his $400,000 human rights commission job after official
Tim Wilson to quit $400,000 'Freedom Commissioner' job to launch run for Parliament
Manning River Times / Posted 30 minutes ago
Tim Wilson is giving up his $400,000 human rights commission job after officially launching his bid to enter Federal Parliament. Tim Wilson is giving up his $400,000 Human Rights Commission job after officially launching his bid to enter... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
How a former teen chess genius wound up leading a hot Valley startupThe classic Valley success story goes something like this: a geeky kid falls in
How a former teen chess genius wound up leading a hot Valley startup
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 32 minutes ago
The classic Valley success story goes something like this: a geeky kid falls in love with computers at a very early age, learns to code, invents something cool in college, and drops out to do a startup. That's about the exact opposite of how Poojan... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Tim Wilson to quit $400,000 'Freedom Commissioner' job to launch run for ParliamentTim Wilson is giving up his $400,000 human rights commission job after official
Tim Wilson to quit $400,000 'Freedom Commissioner' job to launch run for Parliament
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 32 minutes ago
Tim Wilson is giving up his $400,000 human rights commission job after officially launching his bid to enter Federal Parliament. Tim Wilson is giving up his $400,000 Human Rights Commission job after officially launching his bid to enter... Read more
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redOrbit
For the first time ever, researchers have replicated effects of Maxwell’s demonFebruary 12, 2016 by Chuck Bednar A hypothetical entity first proposed in the
For the first time ever, researchers have replicated effects of Maxwell’s demon
redOrbit / Posted 40 minutes ago
February 12, 2016 by Chuck Bednar A hypothetical entity first proposed in the mid-1800s that appears to violate the second law of thermodynamics has for the first time... Read more
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Herald Sun
Californians want Cuba to enjoy its wine The 3.5 million tourists who flooded Cuba in 2015 downed oceans of mojitos, l
Californians want Cuba to enjoy its wine
Herald Sun / Posted 42 minutes ago
The 3.5 million tourists who flooded Cuba in 2015 downed oceans of mojitos, lakes of daiquiris and rivers of thin, sour beer. Only an odd few accompanied their ropa vieja and croquetas with wine - mostly... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Californians want Cuba to enjoy its wine The 3.5 million tourists who flooded Cuba in 2015 downed oceans of mojitos, l
Californians want Cuba to enjoy its wine
The Courier Mail / Posted 43 minutes ago
The 3.5 million tourists who flooded Cuba in 2015 downed oceans of mojitos, lakes of daiquiris and rivers of thin, sour beer. Only an odd few accompanied their ropa vieja and croquetas with wine - mostly... Read more
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The North West Star
Tim Wilson to quit $400,000 'Freedom Commissioner' job to launch run for ParliamentTim Wilson is giving up his $400,000 human rights commission job after official
Tim Wilson to quit $400,000 'Freedom Commissioner' job to launch run for Parliament
The North West Star / Posted 44 minutes ago
Tim Wilson is giving up his $400,000 human rights commission job after officially launching his bid to enter Federal Parliament. Tim Wilson is giving up his $400,000 Human Rights Commission job after officially launching his bid to enter... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Tim Wilson to quit $400,000 'Freedom Commissioner' job to launch run for ParliamentTim Wilson is giving up his $400,000 human rights commission job after official
Tim Wilson to quit $400,000 'Freedom Commissioner' job to launch run for Parliament
Daily Liberal / Posted 49 minutes ago
Tim Wilson is giving up his $400,000 human rights commission job after officially launching his bid to enter Federal Parliament. Tim Wilson is giving up his $400,000 Human Rights Commission job after officially launching his bid to enter... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Hopkins to help NASA pick astronauts who are good spacemates for Mars missionWhen NASA selects astronauts to travel to Mars sometime after 2030, they will n
Hopkins to help NASA pick astronauts who are good spacemates for Mars mission
Baltimore Sun / Posted 54 minutes ago
When NASA selects astronauts to travel to Mars sometime after 2030, they will need a small crop of candidates who are smart, skilled — and personable. For a voyage almost 34 million miles one way, the astronauts will need to work well together in an... Read more
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CBS News
Zika-related abortion debate in Brazil intensifiesRIO DE JANEIRO -- Before her son was born, Danielle Alves didn't know Luiz Gust
Zika-related abortion debate in Brazil intensifies
CBS News / Posted 55 minutes ago
RIO DE JANEIRO -- Before her son was born, Danielle Alves didn't know Luiz Gustavo would have microcephaly, a condition that has left the 3-year-old so disabled he can't walk, talk or eat without help. Still, Alves says she would have gone ahead... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Tim Wilson to quit $400,000 'Freedom Commissioner' job to launch run for ParliamentTim Wilson is giving up his $400,000 human rights commission job after official
Tim Wilson to quit $400,000 'Freedom Commissioner' job to launch run for Parliament
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 56 minutes ago
Tim Wilson is giving up his $400,000 human rights commission job after officially launching his bid to enter Federal Parliament. Tim Wilson is giving up his $400,000 Human Rights Commission job after officially launching his bid to enter... Read more
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Aljazeera
Will Saudi jets change balance of power in Syria?A surprise announcement this weekend accompanied the tentative truce proposals
Will Saudi jets change balance of power in Syria?
Aljazeera / Posted an hour ago
A surprise announcement this weekend accompanied the tentative truce proposals for Syria which were unveiled at the annual Munich Security Conference. Mevlüt Cavusoglu, the Turkish foreign affairs minister, announced on Saturday that Saudi Arabia... Read more
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The Hindu
Aid for rescued bonded labourers may go upTo liberate crores of children, transgenders and others trapped in human traffi
Aid for rescued bonded labourers may go up
The Hindu / Posted an hour ago
To liberate crores of children, transgenders and others trapped in human trafficking, beggary or any such forms of forced labour, the Union government has proposed a major revamp of the rehabilitation scheme for rescued bonded workers, raising aid... Read more
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Dundas Star News
Quebec police ID officer killed in line of dutyThe experts at KLM Heating in Ancaster, Ontario, know the importance of having
Quebec police ID officer killed in line of duty
Dundas Star News / Posted an hour ago
The experts at KLM Heating in Ancaster, Ontario, know the importance of having an efficient home... The landscape experts at Natural Landscaping in Smithville, Ontario, know that bargain sod is no... Primary (or essential ) hypertension is when the... Read more
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express
Furious Brexit campaigners slam claims that EU countries will want UK to FAIL if we leave ANTI-Brussels campaigners have denounced scaremongering claims that other Eur
Furious Brexit campaigners slam claims that EU countries will want UK to FAIL if we leave
express / Posted an hour ago
ANTI-Brussels campaigners have denounced scaremongering claims that other European countries will want Britain to fail if it votes to leave the bloc. Philip... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Brazil's Zika-related abortion debate sparks backlashRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Before her son was born, Danielle Alves didn't know Luiz
Brazil's Zika-related abortion debate sparks backlash
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted an hour ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Before her son was born, Danielle Alves didn't know Luiz Gustavo would have microcephaly, a condition that has left the 3-year-old so disabled he can't walk, talk or eat without help. Still, Alves says she would have gone ahead... Read more
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Brisbane Times
James Magnussen hopes to fire Missile at Rio Olympic GamesRaring for Rio: Australian swimmer James Magnussen says his injury-forced lay-o
James Magnussen hopes to fire Missile at Rio Olympic Games
Brisbane Times / Posted an hour ago
Raring for Rio: Australian swimmer James Magnussen says his injury-forced lay-off has ignited his Olympic fire. Photo: Jamila Toderas The pain of sitting on the couch while someone else claimed his world title has ignited the fire inside James... Read more
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MumBRELLA
The Independent ditches print; Bernie Sanders targets injustice; Microsoft answers questions you didn't askMorning Update: The Independent ditches print; Bernie Sanders targets injustice
The Independent ditches print; Bernie Sanders targets injustice; Microsoft answers questions you didn't ask
MumBRELLA / Posted an hour ago
Morning Update: The Independent ditches print; Bernie Sanders targets injustice; Microsoft answers questions you didn’t ask Lebedev, who also confirmed the sale of the cut-price national stablemate i to Johnston Press, did not reveal how many of the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Antonin Scalia and Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Supreme Court bestiesThe Supreme Court's odd couple: How Justice Antonin Scalia formed an unlikely f
Antonin Scalia and Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Supreme Court besties
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
The Supreme Court's odd couple: How Justice Antonin Scalia formed an unlikely friendship with his ideological enemy Ruth Bader Ginsburg through opera and elephant rides While they were ideologically opposite, Justice Antonin Scalia and Ruth Bader... Read more
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Denver Post
Death of Antonin Scalia raises stakes for 2016 electionIn this most extraordinary political season, prepare yourself for another novel
Death of Antonin Scalia raises stakes for 2016 election
Denver Post / Posted an hour ago
In this most extraordinary political season, prepare yourself for another novelty: a seat on the U.S. Supreme Court that isn't filled for more than a year. After Justice Antonin Scalia's death over the weekend, it's almost certainly going to... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
Psychosis Versus Extrasensory Perception. CategoryThe Berkeley Psychic Institute (unless they have changed since the last time I
Psychosis Versus Extrasensory Perception. Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 2 hours ago
The Berkeley Psychic Institute (unless they have changed since the last time I was there, a number of years ago) teaches students to believe that many of the emotions and other sensations in your body and mind can be attributed to outside influences.... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
Contents for The Berkeley Daily PlanetOver the past year, left and center-left parties have taken control of two Euro
Contents for The Berkeley Daily Planet
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 2 hours ago
Over the past year, left and center-left parties have taken control of two European countries and hold the balance of power in a third. Elections in Greece, Portugal and Spain saw rightwing parties take a beating and tens of millions of voters reject... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
Europe’s Left: Triumph or Trap?. CategoryOver the past year, left and center-left parties have taken control of two Euro
Europe’s Left: Triumph or Trap?. Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 2 hours ago
Over the past year, left and center-left parties have taken control of two European countries and hold the balance of power in a third. Elections in Greece, Portugal and Spain saw rightwing parties take a beating and tens of millions of voters reject... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
East Bay Columnists from The Berkeley Daily PlanetOver the past year, left and center-left parties have taken control of two Euro
East Bay Columnists from The Berkeley Daily Planet
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 2 hours ago
Over the past year, left and center-left parties have taken control of two European countries and hold the balance of power in a third. Elections in Greece, Portugal and Spain saw rightwing parties take a beating and tens of millions of voters reject... Read more
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Orange County Register
Canadians crack down on guns, alarmed by flow from U.S.MONTREAL – Canada bans most guns and has a minuscule number of gun-related homi
Canadians crack down on guns, alarmed by flow from U.S.
Orange County Register / Posted 2 hours ago
MONTREAL – Canada bans most guns and has a minuscule number of gun-related homicides a year. But, worried about smuggled firearms from the United States, its government is preparing to stiffen its already tough gun laws and step up border... Read more
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The Hindu
Indian gravity wave detector 8 years awayWith the discovery of gravitational waves by the U.S.-based LIGO (Laser Interfe
Indian gravity wave detector 8 years away
The Hindu / Posted 2 hours ago
With the discovery of gravitational waves by the U.S.-based LIGO (Laser Interferometer Gravitational Wave Observatory), Prime Minister Narendra Modi may have tweeted his support for a similar detector in India but such a project is at least eight... Read more
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NZCity
Wgtn airport benefits overstated: reportAnalysis backing the proposed Wellington airport runway extension "grossly over
Wgtn airport benefits overstated: report
NZCity / Posted 2 hours ago
Analysis backing the proposed Wellington airport runway extension "grossly overstates" the benefits, reports from an economic consultancy say. The supporting analysis of the $300 million project also understates the costs and is based on passenger... Read more
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Salon.com
The science of swooning: We don’t really know why some kisses lead to back kicks, toe curls and weak knees“When kissed for the first time, a girl should close her eyes. The second time,
The science of swooning: We don’t really know why some kisses lead to back kicks, toe curls and weak knees
Salon.com / Posted 2 hours ago
“When kissed for the first time, a girl should close her eyes. The second time, she should give an ecstatic back kick, clutching her sweetheart by his coat lapels.” These are the instructions from “An Outline of Motion Picture Etiquette,” written up... Read more
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The Financial Express
Budget Cafe 2016: Looking forward with sanguinityFrom a global economic standpoint, 2016 has begun on a muted note, with recessi
Budget Cafe 2016: Looking forward with sanguinity
The Financial Express / Posted 2 hours ago
From a global economic standpoint, 2016 has begun on a muted note, with recessionary trends visible worldwide. However, the Indian economy represents a lone silver lining. The credit for the same should go to various investment-friendly initiatives... Read more
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Business Standard India
China says no basis for continued yuan fallChina's central bank governor Zhou Xiaochuan said there's no need to worry abou
China says no basis for continued yuan fall
Business Standard India / Posted 2 hours ago
China's central bank governor Zhou Xiaochuan said there's no need to worry about a short-term decline in foreign-exchange reservesChina's central bank governor Zhou Xiaochuan said there's no need to worry... Read more
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Business Standard India
Teri looks to salvage reputation with new leadershipThe complainant had resigned from Teri alleging maltreatment following her comp
Teri looks to salvage reputation with new leadership
Business Standard India / Posted 2 hours ago
The complainant had resigned from Teri alleging maltreatment following her complaint against PachauriThe complainant had resigned from Teri alleging maltreatment following her complaint against... Read more
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The Advocate
‘One-stop shop:’ IMG Academy, rapidly becoming college football recruiting mecca, unlike any other high school in worldThe man’s name was Don Zoloty. That’s really all Paul Henderson knew at the tim
‘One-stop shop:’ IMG Academy, rapidly becoming college football recruiting mecca, unlike any other high school in world
The Advocate / Posted 2 hours ago
The man’s name was Don Zoloty. That’s really all Paul Henderson knew at the time. The man approached as Paul and his son — 6-foot-7, 300-pound Justin — were leaving a football camp in New Orleans in the spring of 2014. Justin dominated the camp,... Read more
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PhysOrg
Navy considers electric gun for a Zumwalt-class destroyerDevelopment of a futuristic weapon depicted in video games and science fiction
Navy considers electric gun for a Zumwalt-class destroyer
PhysOrg / Posted 2 hours ago
Development of a futuristic weapon depicted in video games and science fiction is going well enough that a Navy admiral wants to skip an at-sea prototype in favor of installing an operational unit aboard a destroyer planned to go into service in... Read more
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PhysOrg
Does living near an oil or natural gas well affect your drinking water?Technician Alissa White collects drinking water near an oil and gas field in Pa
Does living near an oil or natural gas well affect your drinking water?
PhysOrg / Posted 2 hours ago
Technician Alissa White collects drinking water near an oil and gas field in Parker County, Texas. Credit: Rob Jackson, Stanford University "The answer to that question is usually 'no,' but there are exceptions," said Stanford Professor Rob Jackson,... Read more
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Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin
Education splitAfter years of attempting to reconcile their differences, Laurentian University
Education split
Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin / Posted 2 hours ago
After years of attempting to reconcile their differences, Laurentian University and Georgian College have decided to go their separate ways. As with any two entities that agree to call it quits, once Laurentian attempted to become its own... Read more
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CBC.ca
Novelty or nuisance? London's feral parakeet population continues to take wingReclining in the chair of his home office in Farnham, England, Keith Betton say
Novelty or nuisance? London's feral parakeet population continues to take wing
CBC.ca / Posted 2 hours ago
Reclining in the chair of his home office in Farnham, England, Keith Betton says he'd be happy to look out and see one — and only one — ringed-neck parakeet feeding from his backyard birdfeeder. "I don't particularly wish to have non-native species... Read more
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asianage
Transgenic silkworm field trials beginThe government has initiated field trials of transgenic silkworms that are not
Transgenic silkworm field trials begin
asianage / Posted 2 hours ago
The government has initiated field trials of transgenic silkworms that are not only resistant to diseases but will also help boost overall production of silk. The trials are being conducted at Central Sericultural Research and Training Institute... Read more
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Khaleej Times
Speakers discuss fraud prevention techniquesThe Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE), the world's largest provid
Speakers discuss fraud prevention techniques
Khaleej Times / Posted 2 hours ago
The Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE), the world's largest provider of anti-fraud training and education, held its first Middle East Fraud Conference on Sunday. More than 300 anti-fraud professionals from across the world gathered at... Read more
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Coconuts Manila
Binay camp hires US political strategist who also worked for Obama in 2012The camp of Vice President Jejomar Binay has reportedly hired two high-profile
Binay camp hires US political strategist who also worked for Obama in 2012
Coconuts Manila / Posted 2 hours ago
The camp of Vice President Jejomar Binay has reportedly hired two high-profile American political strategists — the Mellman Group and Benenson Strategy Group — to boost their campaign strategies. It's worth noting that the Benenson Strategy Group was... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
NZIER savages Wellington runway extension in report for airlinesAnalysis backing the proposed Wellington airport runway extension "grossly over
NZIER savages Wellington runway extension in report for airlines
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 2 hours ago
Analysis backing the proposed Wellington airport runway extension "grossly overstates" the benefits, understates the costs and is based on passenger projections that may be five times too high, according to two reports by the independent economic... Read more
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give me sport
How Magic Johnson and the NBA transcended sport at the 1992 All-Star game | GiveMeSport Official online NBA destination in the UK Football News Feb
How Magic Johnson and the NBA transcended sport at the 1992 All-Star game
give me sport / Posted 2 hours ago
| GiveMeSport Official online NBA destination in the UK Football News February 9, 1992. Orlando,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Jacob Radin, a longtime violinist and certified public accountant who served on the board
Jacob Radin
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
, a longtime violinist and certified public accountant who served on the board of the Shriver Hall Concert Series for several decades, died Jan. 31 of prostate cancer at the Springwell Senior Living community in Mount Washington. He was... Read more
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