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Vernon Morning Star
Affordable housing moves into motelA major step has been taken to expand affordable housing opportunities in Verno
Affordable housing moves into motel
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 3 hours ago
A major step has been taken to expand affordable housing opportunities in Vernon. B.C. Housing has purchased the Journey Inn motel on 28th Avenue downtown and 38 units will be operated as affordable housing under contract by the John Howard... Read more
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New Kerala
BJP has 'double standards' on issue of corruption: Premchand Mishra Congress leader, Premchand Mishra on Sunday, accused the Bharatiya Janata Par
BJP has 'double standards' on issue of corruption: Premchand Mishra
New Kerala / Posted 6 hours ago
Congress leader, Premchand Mishra on Sunday, accused the Bharatiya Janata Party of having 'double standards' on the issue of corruption. Mishra asked, "I want to know why the BJP... Read more
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asianage
�No permit was granted to Azmi'Even as senior police officers from Mumbai police on Wednesday told The Asian A
�No permit was granted to Azmi'
asianage / Posted 14 hours ago
Even as senior police officers from Mumbai police on Wednesday told The Asian Age that they have not granted any permission to MLA Abu Azmi to carry out a morcha at Azad Maidan to gather support for implementation of the Srikrishna Committee report... Read more
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Cold Lake Sun
NDP dropped the ball on oilsands visit: CriticsMajor U.S. lawmakers toured an Alberta oilsands project to little fanfare on Th
NDP dropped the ball on oilsands visit: Critics
Cold Lake Sun / Posted 16 hours ago
Major U.S. lawmakers toured an Alberta oilsands project to little fanfare on Thursday as the NDP government failed to release details to the media and, according to the official opposition, almost blew off the meeting altogether. On Thursday,... Read more
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Business Standard India
A house with just political dreamsThe political journey of Akhilesh Yadav, Uttar Pradesh's chief minister, is as
A house with just political dreams
Business Standard India / Posted 20 hours ago
The political journey of Akhilesh Yadav, Uttar Pradesh's chief minister, is as much a result of his father's public persona as it is of a lonely childhoodThe political journey of Akhilesh Yadav, Uttar Pradesh's chief... Read more
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New Kerala
Nagaland MLAs asked to create consensus on peace accord Naga peace talks interlocutor R.N. Ravi has requested all the 60 MLAs of Naga
Nagaland MLAs asked to create consensus on peace accord
New Kerala / Posted 20 hours ago
Naga peace talks interlocutor R.N. Ravi has requested all the 60 MLAs of Nagaland to go to their respective constituencies and build a consensus on the peace accord inked between the central... Read more
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New Kerala
Andhra Pradesh shuts down over protest for Special Status Protesting against the indifference of the State and Central governments in a
Andhra Pradesh shuts down over protest for Special Status
New Kerala / Posted 20 hours ago
Protesting against the indifference of the State and Central governments in according Special Status to Andhra Pradesh, the YRS Congress Party called a bandh across the state, which was... Read more
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Phayul
Dharamshala beats Shimla to become first ‘Smart City’ in the stateDHARAMSHALA, August 29: The sleepy touristic town and the virtual capital of th
Dharamshala beats Shimla to become first ‘Smart City’ in the state
Phayul / Posted 20 hours ago
DHARAMSHALA, August 29: The sleepy touristic town and the virtual capital of the exile Tibetans has been officially chosen by the central government to be the first ‘smart city’ in the state of Himachal Pradesh beating the favorite Shimla in the... Read more
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The Hindu
Kaun Kitney Paani Mein movie review: Parched for entertainmentIf the success of a film is inversely proportional to the number of times you l
Kaun Kitney Paani Mein movie review: Parched for entertainment
The Hindu / Posted 22 hours ago
If the success of a film is inversely proportional to the number of times you look at your watch while you are viewing it, then Kaun Kitney Paani Mein is probably a failure. But given the film’s noble intentions, which addresses perhaps the most... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Horticulture hub to come up at PetlawadStaff Reporter, Bhopal Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan has announced
Horticulture hub to come up at Petlawad
Central Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Staff Reporter, Bhopal Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan has announced setting up of horticulture hub at Petlawad in Jhabua district. He was addressing an Antyodaya Mela at Petlawad today where Labour Minister Shri Antar Singh Arya was also... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
MLA defends call for leniency amid claims of double standards East Belfast MLA Sammy Douglas last night stood over his appeal for leniency
MLA defends call for leniency amid claims of double standards
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
East Belfast MLA Sammy Douglas last night stood over his appeal for leniency for loyalist gunman Samuel Tweed, despite the seriousness of his crimes. "Mr Tweed was arrested for a very... Read more
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The Hindu
Over 100 leaders arrested in GunturMore than 100 leaders of various opposition parties have been rounded up so far
Over 100 leaders arrested in Guntur
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
More than 100 leaders of various opposition parties have been rounded up so far as the combined opposition enforced a bandh in the district pressing for special category status to the state. At Guntur, several YSRCP leaders were taken into... Read more
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The Hindu
Total bandh in KGF against erratic power supplyNormal activities were affected in Kolar Gold Fields (KGF) city on Saturday as
Total bandh in KGF against erratic power supply
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Normal activities were affected in Kolar Gold Fields (KGF) city on Saturday as bandh was observed to vent ire against erratic power supply. City Municipal Council (CMC) president M. Bhaktavatsalam and former MLA S. Rajendran gave the bandh call... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
GFW falls to Mayer Lutheran, CM/C defeats Red Rock CentralWINTHROP - Mayer Lutheran crushed Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop on Friday night in a
GFW falls to Mayer Lutheran, CM/C defeats Red Rock Central
The New Ulm Journal / Posted yesterday
WINTHROP - Mayer Lutheran crushed Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop on Friday night in a South Central District, Blue division football game. No statistics were available for this game. GFW (0-2) will play at Sibley East on Friday night. CM/C 28, RRC... Read more
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New Kerala
Assam rebel Congress leader Himanta Biswa Sarma joins BJP Rebel Congress leader Himanta Biswa Sarma on Friday joined Bharatiya Janata P
Assam rebel Congress leader Himanta Biswa Sarma joins BJP
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Rebel Congress leader Himanta Biswa Sarma on Friday joined Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Guwahati. In a function held in Guwahati, the former Health and Education minister of Tarun Gogoi... Read more
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The Hindu
Congress plan for alliance in BBMP fizzles outThe day-long drama on Sunday by second-rung leaders of both the Congress and th
Congress plan for alliance in BBMP fizzles out
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
The day-long drama on Sunday by second-rung leaders of both the Congress and the Janata Dal (Secular) to take over reins of BBMP ended with JD (S) leadership deciding to remain “neutral” on the issue “for the time being.” It all started with JD (S)... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Alberta’s NDP government faces electoral test in Calgary-FoothillsThe residents of Calgary-Foothills will be casting their ballots next Thursday
Alberta’s NDP government faces electoral test in Calgary-Foothills
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
The residents of Calgary-Foothills will be casting their ballots next Thursday in a by-election that New Democratic candidate Bob Hawkesworth says could be considered a “referendum” on the priorities adopted so far by the province’s NDP... Read more
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Surrey Leader
B.C. regulates homestay studentsThe Surrey School District is welcoming new provincial regulations regarding in
B.C. regulates homestay students
Surrey Leader / Posted yesterday
The Surrey School District is welcoming new provincial regulations regarding international students travelling here to learn. Surrey-Fleetwood MLA Peter Fassbender announced the new guidelines on Friday in Surrey. They are the first such rules for... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
B.C. regulates homestay studentsThe Surrey School District is welcoming new provincial regulations regarding in
B.C. regulates homestay students
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted yesterday
The Surrey School District is welcoming new provincial regulations regarding international students travelling here to learn. Surrey-Fleetwood MLA Peter Fassbender announced the new guidelines on Friday in Surrey. They are the first such rules for... Read more
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Peace Arch News
B.C. regulates homestay studentsThe Surrey School District is welcoming new provincial regulations regarding in
B.C. regulates homestay students
Peace Arch News / Posted yesterday
The Surrey School District is welcoming new provincial regulations regarding international students travelling here to learn. Surrey-Fleetwood MLA Peter Fassbender announced the new guidelines on Friday in Surrey. They are the first such rules for... Read more
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The Hindu
Crackdown on Patels: BJP leaders complain to Gujarat Chief MinisterGujarat government clueless on what provoked the police to target the Patel com
Crackdown on Patels: BJP leaders complain to Gujarat Chief Minister
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Gujarat government clueless on what provoked the police to target the Patel community. Senior BJP leaders belonging to the Patel community in Gujarat have complained to Chief Minister Anandiben Patel and State BJP president R.C. Faldu of “police... Read more
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asianage
Akhilesh Yadav focus on quota seatsThe Samajwadi Party has started drawing up a fresh strategy to win the maximum
Akhilesh Yadav focus on quota seats
asianage / Posted yesterday
The Samajwadi Party has started drawing up a fresh strategy to win the maximum number of 80 reserved seats in the upcoming 2017 Assembly elections. UP chief minister Akhilesh Yadav, who is also the state president of his party, has decided to set up... Read more
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The Hindu
Gujarat violence: Amit Shah going to cool tempersThis comes after the Patel protests for reservation BJP president Amit Shah wi
Gujarat violence: Amit Shah going to cool tempers
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
This comes after the Patel protests for reservation BJP president Amit Shah will be in Ahmedabad on Saturday for the first time after the big rally held by those agitating for Patidar (Patel) reservation and the police crackdown which led to the... Read more
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Hinton Parklander
NDP dropped the ball on oilsands visit: CriticsMajor U.S. lawmakers toured an Alberta oilsands project to little fanfare on Th
NDP dropped the ball on oilsands visit: Critics
Hinton Parklander / Posted yesterday
Major U.S. lawmakers toured an Alberta oilsands project to little fanfare on Thursday as the NDP government failed to release details to the media and, according to the official opposition, almost blew off the meeting altogether. On Thursday,... Read more
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Spruce Grove Examiner
NDP dropped the ball on oilsands visit: CriticsMajor U.S. lawmakers toured an Alberta oilsands project to little fanfare on Th
NDP dropped the ball on oilsands visit: Critics
Spruce Grove Examiner / Posted yesterday
Major U.S. lawmakers toured an Alberta oilsands project to little fanfare on Thursday as the NDP government failed to release details to the media and, according to the official opposition, almost blew off the meeting altogether. On Thursday,... Read more
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Kootenay Advertiser
New medical residents coming to regionAs part of the Province’s work to make sure British Columbians have access to h
New medical residents coming to region
Kootenay Advertiser / Posted yesterday
As part of the Province’s work to make sure British Columbians have access to high-quality primary care, new rural residency spots for family doctors in training are being established in the Kootenay-Boundary region. “Physicians who train in a... Read more
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Whitecourt Star
NDP dropped the ball on oilsands visit: CriticsMajor U.S. lawmakers toured an Alberta oilsands project to little fanfare on Th
NDP dropped the ball on oilsands visit: Critics
Whitecourt Star / Posted yesterday
Major U.S. lawmakers toured an Alberta oilsands project to little fanfare on Thursday as the NDP government failed to release details to the media and, according to the official opposition, almost blew off the meeting altogether. On Thursday,... Read more
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Lacombe Globe
NDP dropped the ball on oilsands visit: CriticsMajor U.S. lawmakers toured an Alberta oilsands project to little fanfare on Th
NDP dropped the ball on oilsands visit: Critics
Lacombe Globe / Posted yesterday
Major U.S. lawmakers toured an Alberta oilsands project to little fanfare on Thursday as the NDP government failed to release details to the media and, according to the official opposition, almost blew off the meeting altogether. On Thursday,... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
NDP dropped the ball on oilsands visit: CriticsMajor U.S. lawmakers toured an Alberta oilsands project to little fanfare on Th
NDP dropped the ball on oilsands visit: Critics
Fort McMurray Today / Posted yesterday
Major U.S. lawmakers toured an Alberta oilsands project to little fanfare on Thursday as the NDP government failed to release details to the media and, according to the official opposition, almost blew off the meeting altogether. On Thursday,... Read more
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Salmon Arm Observer
The benefits and costs to local foodIn Canada, it is estimated that the average meal travels 2,400 kilometres to ge
The benefits and costs to local food
Salmon Arm Observer / Posted yesterday
In Canada, it is estimated that the average meal travels 2,400 kilometres to get from field to plate and contains ingredients from five other countries. When we visit our grocery stores, we are confronted with such a vast array of choice, we are... Read more
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Calgary Sun
NDP dropped the ball on U.S. lawmakers' oilsands visit: CriticsMajor U.S. lawmakers toured an Alberta oilsands project to little fanfare on Th
NDP dropped the ball on U.S. lawmakers' oilsands visit: Critics
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
Major U.S. lawmakers toured an Alberta oilsands project to little fanfare on Thursday as the NDP government failed to release details to the media and, according to the official opposition, almost blew off the meeting altogether. On Thursday,... Read more
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Farming Life
Dobson: Buying food local supports Northern Ireland farmers Ulster Unionist MLA and party agriculture spokesperson, Jo-Anne Dobson, has s
Dobson: Buying food local supports Northern Ireland farmers
Farming Life / Posted yesterday
Ulster Unionist MLA and party agriculture spokesperson, Jo-Anne Dobson, has said that buying locally grown and reared fresh produce is the best way for the public to support farmers through... Read more
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The Hindu
Naidu misleading people on special status: JaganYSR Congress Party President Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy called on suicide victim Lak
Naidu misleading people on special status: Jagan
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
YSR Congress Party President Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy called on suicide victim Lakshmaiah’s family and demanded A.P. Government compensation for his kin. YSR Congress Party president Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy made a one-day visit to Nellore city on Friday... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
MLAs face truckload of anger: Quarry firm in Stormont lorry protest as budget deadlock threatens 60 jobs By Adrian Rutherford Lorries lined up at Stormont yesterday ahead of meeting
MLAs face truckload of anger: Quarry firm in Stormont lorry protest as budget deadlock threatens 60 jobs
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
By Adrian Rutherford Lorries lined up at Stormont yesterday ahead of meeting A quarry company has warned 60 jobs are under threat because of a... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Lawyers 'warned against revealing details of Nama sell-off to Stormont probe' By Lesley-Anne McKeown Ian Coulter, a former senior partner of Tughans Lawy
Lawyers 'warned against revealing details of Nama sell-off to Stormont probe'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
By Lesley-Anne McKeown Ian Coulter, a former senior partner of Tughans Lawyers were warned not to divulge details about a billion-pound property controversy minutes... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
TUV chief's anger at Robert McCartney investigation 'deal' The allegation that the PSNI did a secret deal with the IRA not to pursue cer
TUV chief's anger at Robert McCartney investigation 'deal'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
The allegation that the PSNI did a secret deal with the IRA not to pursue certain suspects in the Robert McCartney murder investigation shows the "perversion of policing" operating in... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Michéal Martin: Sinn Féin ‘resources’ may have criminal linkFianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin has claimed some of Sinn Féin’s “enormous res
Michéal Martin: Sinn Féin ‘resources’ may have criminal link
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin has claimed some of Sinn Féin’s “enormous resources” may be “linked” to criminality as Renua Ireland called for Gerry Adams to resign. The funding allegations, which have been strongly rejected by Sinn Féin as a... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Economic diversity urgedB.C.’s lone Green MLA says there’s a need for the province’s economy to diversi
Economic diversity urged
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 2 days ago
B.C.’s lone Green MLA says there’s a need for the province’s economy to diversify. Andrew Weaver, MLA for Oak Bay-Gordon Head and deputy leader of the B.C. Greens, made a stop in Vernon Tuesday as part of an Okanagan tour. “I want to know what the... Read more
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Lacombe Globe
Lt.-Gov. Mitchell visits LacombeIn a determined effort befitting the Habitat for Humanity philosophy, the show
Lt.-Gov. Mitchell visits Lacombe
Lacombe Globe / Posted 2 days ago
In a determined effort befitting the Habitat for Humanity philosophy, the show went on despite cold, wet and muddy conditions last Friday as Lt.-Gov. Lois Mitchell helped Lacombe launch its first such housing project. Thanks to a $300,000... Read more
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New Kerala
Himanta Biswa Sarma is no longer deciding factor now : Tarun Gogoi He discussed a gamut of political and other issues concerning Assam with AICC
Himanta Biswa Sarma is no longer deciding factor now : Tarun Gogoi
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
He discussed a gamut of political and other issues concerning Assam with AICC president Sonia Gandhi at her residence in New Delhi. Gogoi apprised the Sonia Gandhi of the latest... Read more
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asianage
Gangster who wanted to kill MLA arrestedThe Delhi police special cell on Thursday claimed to have arrested dreaded gang
Gangster who wanted to kill MLA arrested
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
The Delhi police special cell on Thursday claimed to have arrested dreaded gangster Vikas Dagar, alias Vicky, who tried to kill a Delhi legislator in 2012 and was on the run since, has been arrested along with two of his associates. Dagar (31) had... Read more
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The Hindu
Train mishap: no public witnesses deposesNot a single public witness showed up to depose before the Commissioner for Rai
Train mishap: no public witnesses deposes
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Not a single public witness showed up to depose before the Commissioner for Railway Safety on Thursday as the official inquiry into the Bangalore-Nanded Express accident, a granite-laden truck had rammed the train after breaking a level-crossing... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Jean bangs energy drum at GP stopBrian Jean spent his Wednesday in and around the Swan City, speaking with the G
Jean bangs energy drum at GP stop
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Brian Jean spent his Wednesday in and around the Swan City, speaking with the Grande Prairie Chamber of Commerce, and City and County of Grande Prairie councils and holding a meet-and-greet at a local restaurant. The stop was part of a pan-Alberta... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Getting a grip on growing Skaha Bluffs theft problemRolf Rybak, vice president and regional director of the Climber’s Access Societ
Getting a grip on growing Skaha Bluffs theft problem
Penticton Western News / Posted 2 days ago
Rolf Rybak, vice president and regional director of the Climber’s Access Society of B.C., met with representatives from the city, Parks BC, the RCMP and Penticton’s MLA to discuss the problem that’s turning visitors away from one of the premier sport... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Cariboo-Chilcotin has lots of staycation optionsThe tourism sector is having an excellent year and it’s not surprising that man
Cariboo-Chilcotin has lots of staycation options
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
The tourism sector is having an excellent year and it’s not surprising that many British Columbians are choosing to staycation and enjoy the spectacular tourism experiences in their own backyards. “The Cariboo-Chilcotin is a wonderful place for... Read more
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The Telegraph
Himanta ready for new inningsInterview - Himanta B. Sarma Former Congress strongman Himanta Biswa Sarma, wh
Himanta ready for new innings
The Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Interview - Himanta B. Sarma Former Congress strongman Himanta Biswa Sarma, who will join the BJP tomorrow, in an exclusive interview to Umanand Jaiswal talks about his agenda for his new party, why he left the Congress and why one should not think... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Parksville Qualicum Beach ignored once again by provincial governmentHere are a couple of interesting news items from supposed senior governments th
Parksville Qualicum Beach ignored once again by provincial government
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 2 days ago
Here are a couple of interesting news items from supposed senior governments that flashed across our mid-summer desk: • Parksville Qualicum Beach has once again been ignored by the provincial government when it comes to its Resort Municipality... Read more
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U TV
Man shot in front of pregnant partner in DerryThe men armed with a handgun forced their way into the family home in Corrib Pl
Man shot in front of pregnant partner in Derry
U TV / Posted 2 days ago
The men armed with a handgun forced their way into the family home in Corrib Place in the Ballymagroaty estate shortly before 10.30pm. Once inside they beat a 30-year-old man with an iron bar. When his heavily pregnant partner tried to intervene,... Read more
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U TV
Stormont ‘cannot be business as usual’ amid PIRA rowSpeaking after a meeting with Theresa Villiers, the North Belfast MP added that
Stormont ‘cannot be business as usual’ amid PIRA row
U TV / Posted 2 days ago
Speaking after a meeting with Theresa Villiers, the North Belfast MP added that a lot will happen before the Northern Ireland Executive next meets on 10 September. It comes after the Ulster Unionists announced on Wednesday that they plan to withdraw... Read more
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U TV
‘Crisis’ as one in five on hospital waiting listsThe latest publication of waiting list statistics by the Department of Health,
‘Crisis’ as one in five on hospital waiting lists
U TV / Posted 2 days ago
The latest publication of waiting list statistics by the Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety shows that 373,000 people are currently waiting for a first outpatient appointment, a diagnostic test or inpatient treatment at hospitals... Read more
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