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CBC.ca
Fort McMurray overrun by wildfire in 'devastating day'support for firefighting as well as logistical help. Alberta's opposition Lead
Fort McMurray overrun by wildfire in 'devastating day'
CBC.ca / Posted an hour ago
support for firefighting as well as logistical help. Alberta's opposition Leader Brian Jean, a Fort McMurray MLA, was trying to get back to the city. He believes his Fort McMurray home may have fallen to the flames.'It's probably all... Read more
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CBC.ca
Wildrose Leader Brian Jean expects to lose Fort McMurray home to fireWildrose Leader Brian Jean says relatives have told him his home in Fort McMurr
Wildrose Leader Brian Jean expects to lose Fort McMurray home to fire
CBC.ca / Posted 2 hours ago
Wildrose Leader Brian Jean says relatives have told him his home in Fort McMurray has likely gone up in flames. Jean, MLA for Fort McMurray-Conklin and the official Opposition leader, left Edmonton Tuesday afternoon for his hometown. When Jean spoke... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
MVL boys, Cathedral girls win Tomahawk golf meetscompete in the second leg of the Tomahawk Conference Tournament on Wednesday.
MVL boys, Cathedral girls win Tomahawk golf meets
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 2 hours ago
compete in the second leg of the Tomahawk Conference Tournament on Wednesday. GHEC/Truman boys 181, Madelia 183, LCWM 213, MLA Inc. Madelia girls 226, GHEC/Truman Inc., LCWM Inc., MLA Inc. MADELIA - The Granada-Huntley-East Chain-Truman-Martin... Read more
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Marshall Independent
PREP SPORTS ROUNDUP: Marshall golf splits dual with WorthingtonR/W (Willhite 6-7-7-5-4-2; Reddemann 1-4-4-3-1-1). RECORD: MCC (5-3); R/W (2-7
PREP SPORTS ROUNDUP: Marshall golf splits dual with Worthington
Marshall Independent / Posted 2 hours ago
R/W (Willhite 6-7-7-5-4-2; Reddemann 1-4-4-3-1-1). RECORD: MCC (5-3); R/W (2-7). NEXT GAME: MCC (Thursday vs. MLA); R/W (Thursday at HLO). MVL 15, Wabasso 3 WABASSO Minnesota Valley Lutheran defeated the Wabasso Rabbits 15-3 on... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Budget 2016: ag sector reactionspapers show that payments through to the Rural RDCs will remain stable if not g
Budget 2016: ag sector reactions
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 hours ago
papers show that payments through to the Rural RDCs will remain stable if not grow slightly in coming years, except for MLA as reduced cattle sales will hit levy receipts hard in 2016-17. “What has come as a surprise is the reallocation of $9.5... Read more
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CBC.ca
Social media reflects worries and fear as people flee Fort McMurray fireon wildfire situation in Fort McMurray https://t.co/3aaSX3Wzjr— @RalphGoodaleBu
Social media reflects worries and fear as people flee Fort McMurray fire
CBC.ca / Posted 3 hours ago
on wildfire situation in Fort McMurray https://t.co/3aaSX3Wzjr— @RalphGoodaleBut some politicians were having their own struggles as well, including the leader of the Wildrose Party of Alberta and MLA... Read more
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The Border Mail
Rights rally seeks reformof abortion law reform. Picture: MARK JESSER A RALLY will be held at QEII Squa
Rights rally seeks reform
The Border Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
of abortion law reform. Picture: MARK JESSER A RALLY will be held at QEII Square on Saturday, in a bid to show Albury MLA Greg Aplin the amount of community support for abortion law reform. A series of five minute speeches will take place... Read more
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dna
State announces third new leopard safarithe forest department has already made a proposal. While the matter was discus
State announces third new leopard safari
dna / Posted 4 hours ago
the forest department has already made a proposal. While the matter was discussed in detail in Mumbai on Tuesday, Junnar MLA Sharad Sonawane said this will boost tourism in the area. "We are glad. It was the need of the hour, as leopards are... Read more
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The Hindu
Adept at political survival, he gears up for another electionnow. This will be the 66-year-old leader’s 10th Assembly election and he is con
Adept at political survival, he gears up for another election
The Hindu / Posted 5 hours ago
now. This will be the 66-year-old leader’s 10th Assembly election and he is contesting from Aruppukottai against sitting MLA Vaigai Selvan, who defeated him in 2011. Of the seven elections Mr. Ramachandran has won, six have been from Sattur... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister, leaner cabinet sworn inis worrisome. “Things which I believe are important to Manitobans may not be gi
Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister, leaner cabinet sworn in
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
is worrisome. “Things which I believe are important to Manitobans may not be given the same priority,” New Democratic MLA Andrew Swan said. Liberal Leader Rana Bokhari criticized the lack of visible minorities and any member from the... Read more
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Daily Liberal
ag sector reactionspapers show that payments through to the Rural RDCs will remain stable if not g
ag sector reactions
Daily Liberal / Posted 5 hours ago
papers show that payments through to the Rural RDCs will remain stable if not grow slightly in coming years, except for MLA as reduced cattle sales will hit levy receipts hard in 2016-17. “What has come as a surprise is the reallocation of $9.5... Read more
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The Hindu
A survivor, he still has lot of fight left in himwas the natural choice to contest from Sattur in the 1977 elections, and at the
A survivor, he still has lot of fight left in him
The Hindu / Posted 7 hours ago
was the natural choice to contest from Sattur in the 1977 elections, and at the young age of 28 years he became an MLA. In 1989, he won from Vilathikulam in neighbouring Tuticorin district and a couple of years later won again from Sattur... Read more
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Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal
Grants mean more facilities for Hat Creek Ranchfor corporate business there, with the accommodations and food service we can p
Grants mean more facilities for Hat Creek Ranch
Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal / Posted 7 hours ago
for corporate business there, with the accommodations and food service we can provide.” On April 30, Fraser-Nicola MLA Jackie Tegart was on hand at a gathering at the ranch to present Friends of HHCR chair Monty Downs with a cheque for... Read more
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The Telegraph
Cong lobs Rs 8-crore bomb at CMfood minister Sanjay Das Burma. "The chief minister seems to be afraid of maki
Cong lobs Rs 8-crore bomb at CM
The Telegraph / Posted 7 hours ago
food minister Sanjay Das Burma. "The chief minister seems to be afraid of making a statement on the scam. The ruling party MLAs are avoiding the issue as they find themselves badly trapped after Justice M.M. Das' remark on duped investors," said... Read more
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BC Local News
Opening day for lawn bowling season in Chillwack came with funding newsthey curve along the green on the "bias" due to being weighted on one side. Th
Opening day for lawn bowling season in Chillwack came with funding news
BC Local News / Posted 9 hours ago
they curve along the green on the "bias" due to being weighted on one side. The Opening Day event was also a chance for MLA John Martin to announce funding for the club from the Province of B.C. to get a brand-new roof. "Had some discussion... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Opening day for lawn bowling season in Chillwack came with funding newsthey curve along the green on the "bias" due to being weighted on one side. Th
Opening day for lawn bowling season in Chillwack came with funding news
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 9 hours ago
they curve along the green on the "bias" due to being weighted on one side. The Opening Day event was also a chance for MLA John Martin to announce funding for the club from the Province of B.C. to get a brand-new roof. "Had some discussion... Read more
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asianage
Cops book contractor who oversaw renovation workcontract and was to complete the renovation work of the building in some time.
Cops book contractor who oversaw renovation work
asianage / Posted 13 hours ago
contract and was to complete the renovation work of the building in some time. “He had been awarded the contract under the MLA/MLC funds and a total cost of Rs three lakh was assigned to the project,” said D. Pandey, deputy chief engineer,... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Investment connects regionTelus in a local fibre system will create a 21st century network for Armstrong
Investment connects region
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 14 hours ago
Telus in a local fibre system will create a 21st century network for Armstrong area residents and businesses,” said Shuswap MLA Greg Kyllo. “Online communication helps drive every sector of today’s economy, which is why an important commitment in... Read more
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CBC.ca
Brian Pallister and his cabinet sworn in todayof political studies at the University of Manitoba, has spoken with former prem
Brian Pallister and his cabinet sworn in today
CBC.ca / Posted 15 hours ago
of political studies at the University of Manitoba, has spoken with former premiers about choosing a cabinet. Tuxedo MLA Heather Stefanson could get a top cabinet role. (CBC News) "They say it's the toughest part of the job: looking somebody... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Sinn Fein's Gerry Adams criticised over n-word Twitter gaffeAdams is a racist but I do think that his judgement has once again been called
Sinn Fein's Gerry Adams criticised over n-word Twitter gaffe
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 15 hours ago
Adams is a racist but I do think that his judgement has once again been called into question," he said. DUP North Belfast MLA Nelson McCausland said: "The comment is absolutely horrendous, not only in terms of the language by using the 'n'-word,... Read more
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The Economic Times
Keep ready your passports: Badruddin Ajmal to party leadersGUWAHATI: Apprehensive that its elected MLAs will be poached post May 19 counti
Keep ready your passports: Badruddin Ajmal to party leaders
The Economic Times / Posted 15 hours ago
GUWAHATI: Apprehensive that its elected MLAs will be poached post May 19 counting of ballots in Assam, All India United Democractic Front (AIUDF) chief Badruddin Ajmal has asked its candidates to keep ready their passport as Ajmal plans to fly them... Read more
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The Financial Express
Govinda sought Dawood Ibrahim’s help to defeat me, says Ram Naikhesitation in bringing this on record that Govinda had contacts with dons like
Govinda sought Dawood Ibrahim’s help to defeat me, says Ram Naik
The Financial Express / Posted 16 hours ago
hesitation in bringing this on record that Govinda had contacts with dons like Dawood and Hiten Thakur, who later became an MLA. He used their muscle power to poll votes against me and in his favour,” Naik said. Refuting Naik’s allegation, Govinda... Read more
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BC Local News
Northwestern B.C. MLA won't run againSkeena NDP Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) Robin Austin has made offic
Northwestern B.C. MLA won't run again
BC Local News / Posted 16 hours ago
Skeena NDP Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) Robin Austin has made official something he has been hinting at for months – he won’t be running in next May’s provincial election. “I’ll be 59 when the next election is held and I was 46 when I... Read more
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The Courier
On this day in Ballarat | May 4Boers, WWCRproject working party Beryl Gladman, office administrator Kellie Joh
On this day in Ballarat | May 4
The Courier / Posted 16 hours ago
Boers, WWCRproject working party Beryl Gladman, office administrator Kellie Johnson, and project chairperson Ballarat MLA West Karen Overington. 2004 - Ballarat Boxing Academy, Promo to Boxing at Minerdome, Sunday, May 30. Pictured from left,... Read more
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Terrace Standard
Northwestern B.C. MLA won't run againSkeena NDP Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) Robin Austin has made offic
Northwestern B.C. MLA won't run again
Terrace Standard / Posted 16 hours ago
Skeena NDP Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) Robin Austin has made official something he has been hinting at for months – he won’t be running in next May’s provincial election. “I’ll be 59 when the next election is held and I was 46 when I... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Govinda sought Dawood’s help to defeat me, says Ram Naikhesitation in bringing this on record that Govinda had contacts with dons like
Govinda sought Dawood’s help to defeat me, says Ram Naik
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 17 hours ago
hesitation in bringing this on record that Govinda had contacts with dons like Dawood and Hiten Thakur, who later became an MLA. He used their muscle power to poll votes against me and in his favour,” Naik said. Refuting Naik’s allegation, Govinda... Read more
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The Economic Times
1,020 families hit by 1984 riots to be given Rs 2 lakhby CBI. In two of the cases, CBI had filed a charge sheet and in one of the cas
1,020 families hit by 1984 riots to be given Rs 2 lakh
The Economic Times / Posted 17 hours ago
by CBI. In two of the cases, CBI had filed a charge sheet and in one of the cases five persons, including a former MLA, were convicted. On December 10, 2014, the government had approved a proposal to give an additional compensation of Rs 5... Read more
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Calcutta News
Gung-ho over first vote, Bengal's enclave dwellers also cry out for facilitiesThe court order was communicated to the district administration, but it has rem
Gung-ho over first vote, Bengal's enclave dwellers also cry out for facilities
Calcutta News / Posted 19 hours ago
The court order was communicated to the district administration, but it has remained unmoved," said Roy. However, Dinhata MLA Udayan Guha asserted Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress' commitment towards the welfare of the enclave... Read more
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dna
Enclave-dwellers in Coochbehar to vote for first time since Independenceof enclave dwellers from the very beginning. But we will surely look into other
Enclave-dwellers in Coochbehar to vote for first time since Independence
dna / Posted 19 hours ago
of enclave dwellers from the very beginning. But we will surely look into other demands," senior TMC leader and sitting MLA from Dinhata Udayan Guha said. "If voted to power, we will surely discuss granting land rights and getting development... Read more
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dna
Congress MLA Ajay Rai gets warm welcome in VaranasiCongress MLA Ajay Rai, who was arrested for his alleged involvement in the viol
Congress MLA Ajay Rai gets warm welcome in Varanasi
dna / Posted 19 hours ago
Congress MLA Ajay Rai, who was arrested for his alleged involvement in the violence during a march on October 5, 2015, was given a warm welcome by his partymen when he arrived on Tuesday. Rai was arrested in connection with violence and arson during... Read more
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Business Standard India
Kerala Assembly polls: Rebels, namesakes give sleepless nights to candidatesdecided to field him. Rebel Congress leader Binoy Thomas is taking on Joseph u
Kerala Assembly polls: Rebels, namesakes give sleepless nights to candidates
Business Standard India / Posted 20 hours ago
decided to field him. Rebel Congress leader Binoy Thomas is taking on Joseph under the banner 'Save Congress'. Sitting MLAs P C Vishnunath (Chengannur), K M Shaji (Azhikode), and Domenic Presentation (Kochi) are also facing the rebel... Read more
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dna
244 crorepati candidates in fray, TMC tops chart with 114including RJD, have one crorepati candidates each, the survey said. Among the
244 crorepati candidates in fray, TMC tops chart with 114
dna / Posted 22 hours ago
including RJD, have one crorepati candidates each, the survey said. Among the 1,961 candidates, 81 out of the 245 sitting MLAs are re-contesting in this year's elections and are crorepatis, it stated. "The growth is about 112 per cent. In 2011,... Read more
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The Financial Express
244 crorepati candidates in West Bengal polls, TMC tops chart with 114including RJD, have one crorepati candidates each, the survey said. Among the
244 crorepati candidates in West Bengal polls, TMC tops chart with 114
The Financial Express / Posted 23 hours ago
including RJD, have one crorepati candidates each, the survey said. Among the 1,961 candidates, 81 out of the 245 sitting MLAs are re-contesting in this year’s elections and are crorepatis, it stated. “The growth is about 112 per cent. In 2011,... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Bliss showers on Mahakals citylike a miniature world. Transport Minister and in-charge of Ujjain district Bhu
Bliss showers on Mahakals city
Central Chronicle / Posted 23 hours ago
like a miniature world. Transport Minister and in-charge of Ujjain district Bhupendra Singh, MP Nand Kumar Singh Chouhan, MLA Dr. Mohan Yadav, Chief of National Dimensions Arvind Menon, Ajay Pratap Singh and large number of people were present on... Read more
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dna
Ram Naik alleges actor Govinda took underworld don Dawood Ibrahim's help to defeat him in 2004 pollshesitation in bringing this on record that Govinda had contacts with dons like
Ram Naik alleges actor Govinda took underworld don Dawood Ibrahim's help to defeat him in 2004 polls
dna / Posted 23 hours ago
hesitation in bringing this on record that Govinda had contacts with dons like Dawood and Hiten Thakur, who later became an MLA. He used their muscle power to poll votes against me and in his favour," Naik told the daily. Meanwhile, Govinda has... Read more
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The Financial Express
Enclave-dwellers to vote for first time since Independenceof enclave dwellers from the very beginning. But we will surely look into other
Enclave-dwellers to vote for first time since Independence
The Financial Express / Posted yesterday
of enclave dwellers from the very beginning. But we will surely look into other demands,” senior TMC leader and sitting MLA from Dinhata Udayan Guha said. “If voted to power, we will surely discuss granting land rights and getting development... Read more
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Business Standard India
West Bengal assembly polls: 244 crorepati candidates; TMC tops chart with 114Election Watch and Association of Democratic Reforms (ADR) said. Among the 1,9
West Bengal assembly polls: 244 crorepati candidates; TMC tops chart with 114
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
Election Watch and Association of Democratic Reforms (ADR) said. Among the 1,961 candidates, 81 out of the 245 sitting MLAs are re-contesting in this year's elections and are crorepatis, it stated. "The growth is about 112%. In 2011, the... Read more
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The Economic Times
244 crorepati candidates in West Bengal polls, TMC tops chart with 114including RJD, have one crorepati candidates each, the survey said. Among the
244 crorepati candidates in West Bengal polls, TMC tops chart with 114
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
including RJD, have one crorepati candidates each, the survey said. Among the 1,961 candidates, 81 out of the 245 sitting MLAs are re-contesting in this year's elections and are crorepatis, it stated. "The growth is about 112 per cent. In 2011,... Read more
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The Economic Times
'Son of the soil' Karunanidhi harbours hopes of winpoured in to have a glimpse of their leader during his recent public meeting at
'Son of the soil' Karunanidhi harbours hopes of win
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
poured in to have a glimpse of their leader during his recent public meeting at his home constituency, that elected him as MLA in 2011 by a margin of 50,000 even as his party was then routed by arch rival AIADMK in the hustings. "If he could have... Read more
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The Economic Times
Enclave-dwellers to vote for first time since Independenceof enclave dwellers from the very beginning. But we will surely look into other
Enclave-dwellers to vote for first time since Independence
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
of enclave dwellers from the very beginning. But we will surely look into other demands," senior TMC leader and sitting MLA from Dinhata Udayan Guha said. "If voted to power, we will surely discuss granting land rights and getting development... Read more
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asianage
Uttarakhand Speaker rejects disqualification of rebel BJP MLAUttarakhand Assembly Speaker Govind Singh Kunjwal on Tuesday rejected BJP's pet
Uttarakhand Speaker rejects disqualification of rebel BJP MLA
asianage / Posted yesterday
Uttarakhand Assembly Speaker Govind Singh Kunjwal on Tuesday rejected BJP's petition seeking disqualification of its MLA Bhim Lal Arya from Ghansali for defying party whip. Kunjwal said the evidence produced by the party against Arya was... Read more
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dna
Builder bags Rs 300 crore redevelopment work with forged signs28, 2016, where it was revealed that the developer had obtained dead people's s
Builder bags Rs 300 crore redevelopment work with forged signs
dna / Posted yesterday
28, 2016, where it was revealed that the developer had obtained dead people's signatures. "We complained to local BJP MLA Ashish Shelar and even wrote to chief minister Devendra Fadnavis demanding action against this unscrupulous developer and... Read more
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BC Local News
UVic starts talks on sexualized violence policythat acts of sexual violence against students will not be tolerated on post-sec
UVic starts talks on sexualized violence policy
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
that acts of sexual violence against students will not be tolerated on post-secondary campuses,” said Oak Bay-Gordon Head MLA Andrew Weaver, who introduced a private member’s bill on the topic in March. “It is welcome news that government has... Read more
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Oak Bay News
UVic starts talks on sexualized violence policythat acts of sexual violence against students will not be tolerated on post-sec
UVic starts talks on sexualized violence policy
Oak Bay News / Posted yesterday
that acts of sexual violence against students will not be tolerated on post-secondary campuses,” said Oak Bay-Gordon Head MLA Andrew Weaver, who introduced a private member’s bill on the topic in March. “It is welcome news that government has... Read more
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The Telegraph
Relief for Cong MLA in liquor casePatna, May 2: Patna civil court today stayed the arrest of Narkatiaganj Congres
Relief for Cong MLA in liquor case
The Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Patna, May 2: Patna civil court today stayed the arrest of Narkatiaganj Congress MLA Vinay Verma till May 26 in a case related to alleged violation of the Bihar Excise (Amendment) Act, 2016. District and sessions judge Birendra Kumar also sought the... Read more
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The Telegraph
Double trouble for NaveenAssembly, which witnessed repeated adjournments in the morning session, turned
Double trouble for Naveen
The Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Assembly, which witnessed repeated adjournments in the morning session, turned violent in the afternoon with the BJP MLA Radharani Panda uprooting the mike from the Speaker's podium that forced him to adjourn the House. File photo of Italian... Read more
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The Indian Express
‘How can this happen to a boy wanting to play?’ Ask Didi’s goonsput up in the Canning East constituency that covers Shaheel’s village Hariharpu
‘How can this happen to a boy wanting to play?’ Ask Didi’s goons
The Indian Express / Posted yesterday
put up in the Canning East constituency that covers Shaheel’s village Hariharpur, featured Trinamool Congress sitting MLA Saukat Mollah. Minutes after he had pulled the poster down, the boy was abducted, bound, gagged and thrashed, allegedly... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Uttarakhand Speaker rejects BJP plea to disqualify its MPUttarakhand assembly Speaker GS Kunjwal on Monday rejected a petition by the BJ
Uttarakhand Speaker rejects BJP plea to disqualify its MP
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
Uttarakhand assembly Speaker GS Kunjwal on Monday rejected a petition by the BJP seeking disqualification of its MLA, Bhimlal Arya, saying the party failed to prove its charge of the legislator flouting its whip by remaining absent during the budget... Read more
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Aldergrove Star
Abbotsford's first adult hospice celebrates official openingon Friday afternoon of Holmberg House, the city’s first adult hospice. Dignita
Abbotsford's first adult hospice celebrates official opening
Aldergrove Star / Posted yesterday
on Friday afternoon of Holmberg House, the city’s first adult hospice. Dignitaries on hand for the celebration included MLAs Darryl Plecas, Mike de Jong and Simon Gibson; MPs Ed Fast and Jati Sidhu; Mayor Henry Braun; and members of city council... Read more
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TechCrunch
Chegg acquires Imagine Easy Solutions, the company behind EasyBib, BibMe and Citation Machinethat pretty easy these days, so you don’t really have to worry about the differ
Chegg acquires Imagine Easy Solutions, the company behind EasyBib, BibMe and Citation Machine
TechCrunch / Posted yesterday
that pretty easy these days, so you don’t really have to worry about the difference between Chicago-style, APA-style and MLA-style bibliographies anymore. While these tools are clearly Imagine Easy’s most visible services, Chegg today noted that... Read more
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