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TribLIVE
McCandless sets  procedure to apply  for advisory boardsMcCandless sets procedure to apply for advisory boards | TribLIVE McCandless s
McCandless sets  procedure to apply  for advisory boards
TribLIVE / Posted 12 hours ago
McCandless sets procedure to apply for advisory boards | TribLIVE McCandless sets procedure to apply for advisory boards Information about various advisory committees in McCandless and an application for openings are available at:... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Edgewood High School's Hall of Fame Class of 2016for the Edgewood Boys & Girls Club and served a four-year term as a member of t
Edgewood High School's Hall of Fame Class of 2016
Baltimore Sun / Posted 13 hours ago
for the Edgewood Boys & Girls Club and served a four-year term as a member of the Harford County Human Relations Commission. She has been a consistent volunteer for the Edgewood Community Council, the Edgewood/Joppatowne 4th of July... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
New Zealand: the World's Tiniest Stock Exchange, 'a Big Ponzi Scheme', and Other Crazy Tales From John Key's Financial Services HubFrench-Latvian connections, all have one thing in common: New Zealand registere
New Zealand: the World's Tiniest Stock Exchange, 'a Big Ponzi Scheme', and Other Crazy Tales From John Key's Financial Services Hub
Naked Capitalism / Posted 23 hours ago
French-Latvian connections, all have one thing in common: New Zealand registered financial service providers. While the NZ government looks, albeit unenthusiastically, at changing foreign trust laws in the wake of the Panama Papers, here’s a... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
Aiming for Novembermen in their 50s,” he said. “It’s obvious that Supervisor Antonovich begins wi
Aiming for November
Pasadena Weekly / Posted yesterday
men in their 50s,” he said. “It’s obvious that Supervisor Antonovich begins with an advantage from name recognition,” said local political consultant Fred Register, who is working with Portantino’s campaign. With the two top vote-getters... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Unanswered Questions in Fashola's Power Roadmapdisinterest. Citizen interest is a factor that is often not recognized as a key
Unanswered Questions in Fashola's Power Roadmap
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
disinterest. Citizen interest is a factor that is often not recognized as a key index for success and which therefore, government often tends to mismanage. What were the core objectives of the plan? How did the plan seek to strategically... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Homeowner Shot During Home Invasionare investigating whether the shootings are related. Call 361-866-2600 if yo...
Homeowner Shot During Home Invasion
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted yesterday
are investigating whether the shootings are related. Call 361-866-2600 if yo... Detectives Searching for Man who Robbed Local RestaurantDetectives Searching for Man who Robbed Local Restaurant Detectives are searching for a man who robbed a... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Detectives Searching for Man who Robbed Local Restaurantare investigating whether the shootings are related. Call 361-866-2600 if yo...
Detectives Searching for Man who Robbed Local Restaurant
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted yesterday
are investigating whether the shootings are related. Call 361-866-2600 if yo... Detectives are searching for a man who robbed a... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Committee: Springfield must study finances before hiking taxescomplete an in-depth study of its expenses and possible cuts if it hopes to pas
Committee: Springfield must study finances before hiking taxes
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 days ago
complete an in-depth study of its expenses and possible cuts if it hopes to pass a tax increase in November, members of an advisory panel said. Andy Bell and Mark Robertson presented the Community Financial Advisory Committee’s findings to the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
No systems audit now – Comelec– Comelec Ongoing vote canvass, cases vs Smartmatic, poll body cited By Lesli
No systems audit now – Comelec
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
– Comelec Ongoing vote canvass, cases vs Smartmatic, poll body cited By Leslie Ann G. Aquino and Mario B. Casayuran The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has decided to defer any action to the request of vice presidential candidate Senator... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
Republican candidates meet with constituentsOscarson. She said she is dedicated to protecting domestic water well owners’ r
Republican candidates meet with constituents
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 2 days ago
Oscarson. She said she is dedicated to protecting domestic water well owners’ rights and fighting back taxes. Incumbent commissioner Donna Cox, who is running for re-election this season, spoke about Nye County commissioners’ accomplishments... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tackling Liquidity Concerns in African Capital Marketschanged for most of these countries. Nigeria particularly has been most affecte
Tackling Liquidity Concerns in African Capital Markets
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
changed for most of these countries. Nigeria particularly has been most affected because of the decision of the federal government to introduce capital controls as a result of the decline in crude oil price that triggered foreign exchange... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Questions & Answers – May 24don’t think it’s a crisis,”, why does Statistics New Zealand data show falling
Questions & Answers – May 24
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
don’t think it’s a crisis,”, why does Statistics New Zealand data show falling homeownership rates every quarter under his Government?Rt Hon JOHN KEY: I always have to check those facts when I see them from the Labour Party, but homeownership rates... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Republic Act No. 10844balanced investments between high-growth and economically-depressed areas; (g)
Republic Act No. 10844
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 4 days ago
balanced investments between high-growth and economically-depressed areas; (g) To promote and assist the development of local ICT content, applications and services which may include support for ICT-based start-up enterprises through strategic... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Primary election guide: Carson City mayorIntelligence College; numerous military and civilian leadership schools A brie
Primary election guide: Carson City mayor
Nevada Appeal / Posted 4 days ago
Intelligence College; numerous military and civilian leadership schools A brief statement about your platform Better government starts with better leadership; we cannot afford four more years of the current administration that has empowered... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialsThe Detroit News. May 17, 2016 Offer Flint long-term stability. The Flint wat
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
The Detroit News. May 17, 2016 Offer Flint long-term stability. The Flint water crisis has directed much-needed local and national attention to the city's public health crisis. But that attention will eventually wane, and the current administration... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialsThe Detroit News. May 17, 2016 Offer Flint long-term stability. The Flint wat
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
The Detroit News. May 17, 2016 Offer Flint long-term stability. The Flint water crisis has directed much-needed local and national attention to the city's public health crisis. But that attention will eventually wane, and the current administration... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Republic Act No. 10817in this Act, the following terms shall have the following definition: (a) Accr
Republic Act No. 10817
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 4 days ago
in this Act, the following terms shall have the following definition: (a) Accreditation refers to the procedure by which a government agency having jurisdiction formally attests to the competence of an inspection and/or certification body to... Read more
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Orange County Register
Latino rights group gives voice to poorfor decades. The organization’s motto: “Nos gusta ayudar.” (“We like to help.”
Latino rights group gives voice to poor
Orange County Register / Posted 5 days ago
for decades. The organization’s motto: “Nos gusta ayudar.” (“We like to help.”) Of course, helping can lead to conflict. LOCAL BATTLES Born in Chihuahua, Mexico, David graduated from high school in Sacramento, joined the Army, became a citizen... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Minister reluctant to talk about mergersA spokesperson for Local Government Minister Paul Toole has refused to give awa
Minister reluctant to talk about mergers
Daily Liberal / Posted 5 days ago
A spokesperson for Local Government Minister Paul Toole has refused to give away much detail about the decisions behind the amalgamation of Dubbo and Wellington councils. A spokesperson for Local Government Minister Paul Toole has refused to give... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
House bill strengthening HIV, AIDS prevention, treatment policy taken into consideration by Senate panelsaffected by the epidemic; (b) Adopt a multi-sectoral approach in responding to
House bill strengthening HIV, AIDS prevention, treatment policy taken into consideration by Senate panels
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
affected by the epidemic; (b) Adopt a multi-sectoral approach in responding to the HIV epidemic by ensuring that local communities, civil society organizations, and persons living with HlV are at the center of the process; (c) Remove all... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Mutharika's SONA Speechthat the macroeconomic developments in the 2015/2016 financial year were mainly
President Mutharika's SONA Speech
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
that the macroeconomic developments in the 2015/2016 financial year were mainly due to the effects of climate change, Government fought hard to achieve macroeconomic stability by implementing tight fiscal and monetary policies. Government has... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra's top 10 power couples revealedtop of this year's list of Canberra's power couples, but they share with the la
Canberra's top 10 power couples revealed
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
top of this year's list of Canberra's power couples, but they share with the large majority of the pairings the thread of government work. Professional couples with a direct link to the public service – including the public broadcaster – account... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Government efficiency bills fly, but with grease, grumblesThe weight of the House speaker was needed to pass identical versions of a so-c
Government efficiency bills fly, but with grease, grumbles
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
The weight of the House speaker was needed to pass identical versions of a so-called government efficiency bill out of a Senate committee and through the House on Friday. Sen. David Burnett, D-Osceola, was the deciding vote in the Senate committee.... Read more
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Nueces County Record Star
Nueces County Legislative Delegation Statement on Corpus Christi Boil Water Advisory Posted May. 20, 2016 at 1:39 PM AUSTIN, TX - The ongoing Corpus Christi Boil
Nueces County Legislative Delegation Statement on Corpus Christi Boil Water Advisory
Nueces County Record Star / Posted 7 days ago
Posted May. 20, 2016 at 1:39 PM AUSTIN, TX - The ongoing Corpus Christi Boil Water Advisory is of critical concern to us. It is imperative that our families have... Read more
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The Irish Times
How my father bought the Cliffs of Moherbusiness to do with the county. But this call was different. This call was a ti
How my father bought the Cliffs of Moher
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
business to do with the county. But this call was different. This call was a tip-off. O’Regan told my father that the Land Commission had told him he might be interested to know that some Germans were looking to buy a substantial portion of land at... Read more
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The Manila Times
Options for redesigned Automated Election System20, 2016 12:23 am 3rd of Three Parts Possible options for a redesigned Automa
Options for redesigned Automated Election System
The Manila Times / Posted 8 days ago
20, 2016 12:23 am 3rd of Three Parts Possible options for a redesigned Automated Election System (AES), at no cost to the government, were discussed in my previous articles. These election systems are readily available anytime, highly secured,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Greenhill's chief Scott Bok scotches Australia exit talkFiona Morris Greenhill & Co global chief executive Scott Bok has expressed an
Greenhill's chief Scott Bok scotches Australia exit talk
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Fiona Morris Greenhill & Co global chief executive Scott Bok has expressed an unwavering commitment to the Australian advisory market, shrugging off concerns about a slow start to 2016. In a recent visit to Australia, Mr Bok said the New... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Delta Corporation - Is the 'Sandstorm' Back?by nine percent to US$489,8 million, from the US$ US$538 million reported for t
Delta Corporation - Is the 'Sandstorm' Back?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
by nine percent to US$489,8 million, from the US$ US$538 million reported for the full year ended March 2016, a leading advisory said last week, blaming a volatile economy ravaged by liquidity shortages. The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange listed... Read more
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DW
Taking on racism and hate speech in France |my skin, they ask if I want to wash dishes," said Cisse, who is also from Seneg
Taking on racism and hate speech in France |
DW / Posted 8 days ago
my skin, they ask if I want to wash dishes," said Cisse, who is also from Senegal. Those are sentiments France's leftist government wants to change, under a massive, 100-million-euro ($113 million) bid to fight racism and discrimination, first... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'America Watching Taxpayers Money to Liberia 'Very Closely'Monrovia — Dr. Linda Thomas-Greenfield, the U.S. Assistant Secretary of State f
'America Watching Taxpayers Money to Liberia 'Very Closely'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Monrovia — Dr. Linda Thomas-Greenfield, the U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs says the American government has a very strong monitoring system in place that keeps track of funds and resources are utilized. Ambassador Greenfield... Read more
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The Manila Times
First 100 days: Correcting Aquino’s mistakesIn a new administration, they lay groundwork for overarching goals and strategi
First 100 days: Correcting Aquino’s mistakes
The Manila Times / Posted 9 days ago
In a new administration, they lay groundwork for overarching goals and strategies. They also set the tone that tells the government and the nation at large how the new leadership really operates. Get the first 100 days wrong, and it could mess up... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
School pupils face exams system 'lottery', claims think tankwere in fact narrowing it and placing some young people at a disadvantage. Kei
School pupils face exams system 'lottery', claims think tank
EveningTimes Online / Posted 11 days ago
were in fact narrowing it and placing some young people at a disadvantage. Keir Bloomer, a member of the Reform Scotland advisory board and chair of the Commission on School Reform, said: "Our research shows that inequality of opportunity is now... Read more
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SkyHi Daily News
Local government meetings in Grand CountyThere are several local government meetings this week in Grand County. The Eas
Local government meetings in Grand County
SkyHi Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
There are several local government meetings this week in Grand County. The East Grand School District Board of Education will hold a regular Board meeting at 6 p.m. on Tuesday May 17 in the East Grand School District’s Board Room located at the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Debt Crisis and the Panama Papersand six patrol boats for EMATUM. EMATUM in 2013 issued loan titles for 850 mil
Debt Crisis and the Panama Papers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
and six patrol boats for EMATUM. EMATUM in 2013 issued loan titles for 850 million dollars, guaranteed by the Mozambican government, that were sold on the European bond market by Credit Suisse, BNP Paribas and the Russian bank VTB. Credit Suisse... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
Applications for Placer County Youth Commission Deadline May 18thThe Placer County Youth Commission is currently seeking motivated youth for app
Applications for Placer County Youth Commission Deadline May 18th
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 11 days ago
The Placer County Youth Commission is currently seeking motivated youth for appointment to the 18 seats of the 2016-2017 commission. Commissioners must be Placer County residents, be between the ages of 14 (or ninth grade) and 21 years, and be able... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Legislators set to fill blanks on session listLegislative Council. The council meets when the Legislature is not in session t
Legislators set to fill blanks on session list
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
Legislative Council. The council meets when the Legislature is not in session to keep tabs on what is happening in state government. "This would put the Highway Department in a better light and put them in a better position to ask the General... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Diabetes threatens to overwhelm western Sydney hospitals as obesity epidemic rages15 years and specialist factories will need to be built to perform amputations.
Diabetes threatens to overwhelm western Sydney hospitals as obesity epidemic rages
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 13 days ago
15 years and specialist factories will need to be built to perform amputations. This is the warning of Western Sydney Local Health District chief executive Danny O'Connor, who said the bloating of the local population over the past 20 years... Read more
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The North West Star
Diabetes threatens to overwhelm western Sydney hospitals as obesity epidemic rages15 years and specialist factories will need to be built to perform amputations.
Diabetes threatens to overwhelm western Sydney hospitals as obesity epidemic rages
The North West Star / Posted 13 days ago
15 years and specialist factories will need to be built to perform amputations. This is the warning of Western Sydney Local Health District chief executive Danny O'Connor, who said the bloating of the local population over the past 20 years... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Diabetes threatens to overwhelm western Sydney hospitals as obesity epidemic rages15 years and specialist factories will need to be built to perform amputations.
Diabetes threatens to overwhelm western Sydney hospitals as obesity epidemic rages
Daily Liberal / Posted 13 days ago
15 years and specialist factories will need to be built to perform amputations. This is the warning of Western Sydney Local Health District chief executive Danny O'Connor, who said the bloating of the local population over the past 20 years... Read more
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The Courier
Diabetes threatens to overwhelm western Sydney hospitals as obesity epidemic rages15 years and specialist factories will need to be built to perform amputations.
Diabetes threatens to overwhelm western Sydney hospitals as obesity epidemic rages
The Courier / Posted 13 days ago
15 years and specialist factories will need to be built to perform amputations. This is the warning of Western Sydney Local Health District chief executive Danny O'Connor, who said the bloating of the local population over the past 20 years... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Diabetes threatens to overwhelm western Sydney hospitals as obesity epidemic rages15 years and specialist factories will need to be built to perform amputations.
Diabetes threatens to overwhelm western Sydney hospitals as obesity epidemic rages
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 13 days ago
15 years and specialist factories will need to be built to perform amputations. This is the warning of Western Sydney Local Health District chief executive Danny O'Connor, who said the bloating of the local population over the past 20 years... Read more
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The Young Witness
Diabetes threatens to overwhelm western Sydney hospitals as obesity epidemic rages15 years and specialist factories will need to be built to perform amputations.
Diabetes threatens to overwhelm western Sydney hospitals as obesity epidemic rages
The Young Witness / Posted 13 days ago
15 years and specialist factories will need to be built to perform amputations. This is the warning of Western Sydney Local Health District chief executive Danny O'Connor, who said the bloating of the local population over the past 20 years... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Diabetes threatens to overwhelm western Sydney hospitals as obesity epidemic rages15 years and specialist factories will need to be built to perform amputations.
Diabetes threatens to overwhelm western Sydney hospitals as obesity epidemic rages
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 days ago
15 years and specialist factories will need to be built to perform amputations. This is the warning of Western Sydney Local Health District chief executive Danny O'Connor, who said the bloating of the local population over the past 20 years... Read more
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Western Advocate
Diabetes threatens to overwhelm western Sydney hospitals as obesity epidemic rages15 years and specialist factories will need to be built to perform amputations.
Diabetes threatens to overwhelm western Sydney hospitals as obesity epidemic rages
Western Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
15 years and specialist factories will need to be built to perform amputations. This is the warning of Western Sydney Local Health District chief executive Danny O'Connor, who said the bloating of the local population over the past 20 years... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Diabetes threatens to overwhelm western Sydney hospitals as obesity epidemic rages15 years and specialist factories will need to be built to perform amputations.
Diabetes threatens to overwhelm western Sydney hospitals as obesity epidemic rages
Kiama Independent / Posted 13 days ago
15 years and specialist factories will need to be built to perform amputations. This is the warning of Western Sydney Local Health District chief executive Danny O'Connor, who said the bloating of the local population over the past 20 years... Read more
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Manning River Times
Diabetes threatens to overwhelm western Sydney hospitals as obesity epidemic rages15 years and specialist factories will need to be built to perform amputations.
Diabetes threatens to overwhelm western Sydney hospitals as obesity epidemic rages
Manning River Times / Posted 13 days ago
15 years and specialist factories will need to be built to perform amputations. This is the warning of Western Sydney Local Health District chief executive Danny O'Connor, who said the bloating of the local population over the past 20 years... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Diabetes threatens to overwhelm western Sydney hospitals as obesity epidemic rages15 years and specialist factories will need to be built to perform amputations.
Diabetes threatens to overwhelm western Sydney hospitals as obesity epidemic rages
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 13 days ago
15 years and specialist factories will need to be built to perform amputations. This is the warning of Western Sydney Local Health District chief executive Danny O'Connor, who said the bloating of the local population over the past 20 years... Read more
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The Border Mail
Diabetes threatens to overwhelm western Sydney hospitals as obesity epidemic rages15 years and specialist factories will need to be built to perform amputations.
Diabetes threatens to overwhelm western Sydney hospitals as obesity epidemic rages
The Border Mail / Posted 13 days ago
15 years and specialist factories will need to be built to perform amputations. This is the warning of Western Sydney Local Health District chief executive Danny O'Connor, who said the bloating of the local population over the past 20 years... Read more
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RTE News
Irish Water faces €120m funding shortfallthe proposed suspension of water charges, according to a briefing document prep
Irish Water faces €120m funding shortfall
RTE News / Posted 13 days ago
the proposed suspension of water charges, according to a briefing document prepared for Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government Simon Coveney. The document says this will be somewhat offset by a suspension of the water conservation... Read more
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Sun Star
Investors duped as company used Davao City mayor’s namewas moved to an indefinite date. They were also made to believe that Velasco is
Investors duped as company used Davao City mayor’s name
Sun Star / Posted 13 days ago
was moved to an indefinite date. They were also made to believe that Velasco is a member of the HugpongsaTawongLungsod, the local political party of Davao City Mayor now presumptive president Rodrigo R. Duterte. According to the investors who... Read more
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