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WBIR-TV Knoxville
UT official: Haslam's outsourcing plan 'would be a disaster'A top official at the University of Tennessee has blasted Gov. Bill Haslam's pr
UT official: Haslam's outsourcing plan 'would be a disaster'
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 8 hours ago
A top official at the University of Tennessee has blasted Gov. Bill Haslam's proposal to outsource management of campus buildings, saying it would be a disastrous move for the state's flagship university. Dave Irvin, the associate vice chancellor... Read more
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Swissinfo
German spy agency got 100 tip-offs about IS fighters among refugeesBERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's domestic intelligence agency (BfV) has received mo
German spy agency got 100 tip-offs about IS fighters among refugees
Swissinfo / Posted 6 days ago
BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's domestic intelligence agency (BfV) has received more than 100 tip-offs that there are Islamic State fighters among the refugees currently staying in Germany, Berliner Zeitung newspaper cited the agency's chief as... Read more
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7d
Connecticut Post
5 Ways to Integrate Social Good Into Your BusinessToday, it's not enough for your company to have a good product, excellent custo
5 Ways to Integrate Social Good Into Your Business
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 days ago
Today, it's not enough for your company to have a good product, excellent customer service or a fantastic employee benefits package. That’s all expected, and your competitors probably stack up evenly on those criteria. What can set your brand apart... Read more
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Greenwich Time
5 Ways to Integrate Social Good Into Your BusinessToday, it's not enough for your company to have a good product, excellent custo
5 Ways to Integrate Social Good Into Your Business
Greenwich Time / Posted 7 days ago
Today, it's not enough for your company to have a good product, excellent customer service or a fantastic employee benefits package. That’s all expected, and your competitors probably stack up evenly on those criteria. What can set your brand apart... Read more
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The News-Times
5 Ways to Integrate Social Good Into Your BusinessToday, it's not enough for your company to have a good product, excellent custo
5 Ways to Integrate Social Good Into Your Business
The News-Times / Posted 7 days ago
Today, it's not enough for your company to have a good product, excellent customer service or a fantastic employee benefits package. That’s all expected, and your competitors probably stack up evenly on those criteria. What can set your brand apart... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Germany's Steinmeier tells Iran's Rouhani: please visit GermanyTEHRAN: German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Wednesday that
Germany's Steinmeier tells Iran's Rouhani: please visit Germany
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
TEHRAN: German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Wednesday that he had told Iranian President Hassan Rouhani he was welcome to visit Germany the next time he comes to Europe. Speaking after meeting Rouhani in Tehran, Steinmeier said... Read more
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Swissinfo
Germany's Steinmeier tells Iran's Rouhani: please visit GermanyTEHRAN (Reuters) - German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Wedn
Germany's Steinmeier tells Iran's Rouhani: please visit Germany
Swissinfo / Posted 8 days ago
TEHRAN (Reuters) - German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said on Wednesday that he had told Iranian President Hassan Rouhani he was welcome to visit Germany the next time he comes to Europe. Speaking after meeting Rouhani in Tehran,... Read more
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Entrpreneur
5 Ways to Integrate Social Good Into Your BusinessToday, it's not enough for your company to have a good product, excellent custo
5 Ways to Integrate Social Good Into Your Business
Entrpreneur / Posted 8 days ago
Today, it's not enough for your company to have a good product, excellent customer service or a fantastic employee benefits package. That’s all expected, and your competitors probably stack up evenly on those criteria. What can set your brand apart... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Germany's Gabriel calls for fewer migrants as registrations triple on yearBERLIN: The number of migrants coming to Germany needs to fall, German Vice Cha
Germany's Gabriel calls for fewer migrants as registrations triple on year
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
BERLIN: The number of migrants coming to Germany needs to fall, German Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel wrote in a letter on Tuesday, as data showed registrations almost tripled in January compared with the same month last year. The Federal Office for... Read more
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Swissinfo
Bavarian leader defends planned visit to Putin in MoscowBy Michelle Martin BERLIN (Reuters) - Bavarian state premier Horst Seehofer on
Bavarian leader defends planned visit to Putin in Moscow
Swissinfo / Posted 10 days ago
By Michelle Martin BERLIN (Reuters) - Bavarian state premier Horst Seehofer on Sunday defended his planned visit to Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow against warnings it could undermine German Chancellor Angela Merkel's refugee... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Bavarian leader defends planned visit to Putin in MoscowBERLIN: Bavarian state premier Horst Seehofer on Sunday defended his planned vi
Bavarian leader defends planned visit to Putin in Moscow
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
BERLIN: Bavarian state premier Horst Seehofer on Sunday defended his planned visit to Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow against warnings it could undermine German Chancellor Angela Merkel's refugee policy. Seehofer, a Merkel ally who has... Read more
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Swissinfo
German conservatives address concerns about migrants as support wanesBy Michelle Martin BERLIN (Reuters) - Senior German conservatives sought at th
German conservatives address concerns about migrants as support wanes
Swissinfo / Posted 10 days ago
By Michelle Martin BERLIN (Reuters) - Senior German conservatives sought at the weekend to reassure Germans concerned about a record migrant influx, saying numbers must go down and criminal refugees could be deported as a poll showed support for the... Read more
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Reuters
German conservatives address concerns about migrants as support wanesBERLIN Senior German conservatives sought at the weekend to reassure Germans co
German conservatives address concerns about migrants as support wanes
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
BERLIN Senior German conservatives sought at the weekend to reassure Germans concerned about a record migrant influx, saying numbers must go down and criminal refugees could be deported as a poll showed support for the bloc slipping. Some 1.1... Read more
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10d
Channel NewsAsia
German conservatives address concerns about migrants as support wanesBERLIN: Senior German conservatives sought at the weekend to reassure Germans c
German conservatives address concerns about migrants as support wanes
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
BERLIN: Senior German conservatives sought at the weekend to reassure Germans concerned about a record migrant influx, saying numbers must go down and criminal refugees could be deported as a poll showed support for the bloc slipping. Some 1.1... Read more
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11d
Swissinfo
Merkel says refugees must return home once war is overBy Andreas Rinke NEUBRANDENBURG, Germany (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela
Merkel says refugees must return home once war is over
Swissinfo / Posted 11 days ago
By Andreas Rinke NEUBRANDENBURG, Germany (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel tried on Saturday to placate the increasingly vocal critics of her open-door policy for refugees by insisting that most refugees from Syria and Iraq would go home... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
EU signals support for Schaeuble's petrol tax proposal - magazineBERLIN: European Commission Vice President Valdis Dombrovskis has suggested he
EU signals support for Schaeuble's petrol tax proposal - magazine
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
BERLIN: European Commission Vice President Valdis Dombrovskis has suggested he was open to German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble's proposal for a special tax on petrol in EU member states to finance refugee-related costs. In comments published... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Merkel says refugees must return home once war overNEUBRANDENBURG, Germany: German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday tried to p
Merkel says refugees must return home once war over
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
NEUBRANDENBURG, Germany: German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday tried to placate the increasingly vocal critics of her open-door policy for refugees, insisting that asylum seekers from Syria and Iraq would go home once the conflicts there had... Read more
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Swissinfo
Merkel says refugees must return home once war overNEUBRANDENBURG, Germany (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday
Merkel says refugees must return home once war over
Swissinfo / Posted 11 days ago
NEUBRANDENBURG, Germany (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday tried to placate the increasingly vocal critics of her open-door policy for refugees, insisting that asylum seekers from Syria and Iraq would go home once the conflicts... Read more
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12d
Swissinfo
German population swells to 82 million due to migrant influxBERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's population likely increased by its largest amount
German population swells to 82 million due to migrant influx
Swissinfo / Posted 12 days ago
BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's population likely increased by its largest amount in over two decades last year as an influx of migrants more than compensated for a rise in deaths, the Federal Statistics Office said on Friday. The office estimated that... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
German population swells to 82 million due to migrant influxBERLIN: Germany's population likely increased by its largest amount in over two
German population swells to 82 million due to migrant influx
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
BERLIN: Germany's population likely increased by its largest amount in over two decades last year as an influx of migrants more than compensated for a rise in deaths, the Federal Statistics Office said on Friday. The office estimated that the... Read more
13d
Channel NewsAsia
Forty percent of Germans want Merkel to resign over refugee policy - pollBERLIN: Forty percent of Germans want Chancellor Angela Merkel to resign due to
Forty percent of Germans want Merkel to resign over refugee policy - poll
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
BERLIN: Forty percent of Germans want Chancellor Angela Merkel to resign due to her refugee policy, which saw the country take in 1.1 million asylum seekers last year, an Insa poll for Focus magazine showed on Friday. The poll of 2,047 Germans,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Forty pct of Germans want Merkel to resign over refugee policy - pollBERLIN: Forty percent of Germans want Chancellor Angela Merkel to resign due to
Forty pct of Germans want Merkel to resign over refugee policy - poll
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
BERLIN: Forty percent of Germans want Chancellor Angela Merkel to resign due to her refugee policy, which saw the country take in 1.1 million asylum seekers last year, an Insa poll for Focus magazine showed on Friday. The poll of 2,047 Germans,... Read more
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Reuters
Weidmann warns ECB not to go too far with government bond purchasesPresident of the German Bundesbank Jens Weidmann looks at a computer screen dur
Weidmann warns ECB not to go too far with government bond purchases
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
President of the German Bundesbank Jens Weidmann looks at a computer screen during a Farewell Symposium on ultra low interest rates and challenges for central banks, for Bank of France Former Governor Christian Noyer in Paris, France, January 12,... Read more
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Swissinfo
Cologne attacks show Germany unprepared for migration challengeBy Michelle Martin COLOGNE, Germany (Reuters) - The crowds of drunk young men
Cologne attacks show Germany unprepared for migration challenge
Swissinfo / Posted 13 days ago
By Michelle Martin COLOGNE, Germany (Reuters) - The crowds of drunk young men had been gathering for hours outside the main railway station in Cologne on New Year's Eve when city police finally told the office that coordinates forces for the region... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Cologne attacks show Germany unprepared for migration challengeCOLOGNE, Germany: The crowds of drunk young men had been gathering for hours ou
Cologne attacks show Germany unprepared for migration challenge
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
COLOGNE, Germany: The crowds of drunk young men had been gathering for hours outside the main railway station in Cologne on New Year's Eve when city police finally told the office that coordinates forces for the region that they wanted to clear the... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
American History Lives: A Story Of The People, By The People, For The PeopleGentle warning: This is a big story about a big nation. My beloved editor, Scot
American History Lives: A Story Of The People, By The People, For The People
KPBS San Diego / Posted 20 days ago
Gentle warning: This is a big story about a big nation. My beloved editor, Scott, suggests it can be read as a story and/or used as a living-history resource. Americans are doers. In the United States today, history is an action word. This is, after... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Leader of Merkel's Bavarian allies collapses at party eventKREUTH, Germany: The leader of German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Bavaria-based
Leader of Merkel's Bavarian allies collapses at party event
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
KREUTH, Germany: The leader of German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Bavaria-based conservative allies on Tuesday collapsed during a speech at a party event but then recovered, a party member said. Horst Seehofer, leader of the Christian Social Union... Read more
27d
Channel NewsAsia
Greek reform review will most likely start next week - EU's DombrovskisATHENS: Greece's European lenders will probably start a review of the country's
Greek reform review will most likely start next week - EU's Dombrovskis
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 27 days ago
ATHENS: Greece's European lenders will probably start a review of the country's reform programme next week, a senior official said, though talks on the debt relief that Athens craves may be several months away. To start those talks, Greece needs to... Read more
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Swissinfo
Greek reform review will most likely start next week - EU's DombrovskisATHENS (Reuters) - Greece's European lenders will probably start a review of th
Greek reform review will most likely start next week - EU's Dombrovskis
Swissinfo / Posted 27 days ago
ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece's European lenders will probably start a review of the country's reform programme next week, a senior official said, though talks on the debt relief that Athens craves may be several months away. To start those talks,... Read more
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28d
Swissinfo
Istanbul bomber entered Turkey as refugee from Syria, PM saysBy Ayla Jean Yackley and Humeyra Pamuk ISTANBUL (Reuters) - An Islamic State s
Istanbul bomber entered Turkey as refugee from Syria, PM says
Swissinfo / Posted 28 days ago
By Ayla Jean Yackley and Humeyra Pamuk ISTANBUL (Reuters) - An Islamic State suicide bomber who killed 10 German tourists in the heart of Istanbul's historic district entered Turkey as a refugee from Syria and went undetected as he was not on any... Read more
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Swissinfo
Istanbul bomber registered in Turkey but not on wanted listBy Ayla Jean Yackley and Humeyra Pamuk ISTANBUL (Reuters) - A suicide bomber w
Istanbul bomber registered in Turkey but not on wanted list
Swissinfo / Posted 28 days ago
By Ayla Jean Yackley and Humeyra Pamuk ISTANBUL (Reuters) - A suicide bomber who killed himself and 10 tourists, most of them German, in Istanbul's historic heart had registered with Turkish immigration authorities but was not on any list of known... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
No concrete clues of 'attack targets' in Germany after Istanbul bomb - ministerBERLIN: German Justice Minister Heiko Maas said on Wednesday that the security
No concrete clues of 'attack targets' in Germany after Istanbul bomb - minister
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 29 days ago
BERLIN: German Justice Minister Heiko Maas said on Wednesday that the security situation in Germany had not changed after a suicide bomber killed at least 10 people, mainly German tourists, in Istanbul on Tuesday. "We know Germany is also a target... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Merkel says Europe is vulnerable in refugee crisisBERLIN: German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Monday that Europe was "vulnera
Merkel says Europe is vulnerable in refugee crisis
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 30 days ago
BERLIN: German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Monday that Europe was "vulnerable" in the refugee crisis because it was not yet in control of the situation to the extent that it would like to be. "Now all of a sudden we are facing the challenge... Read more
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This is West Country
Hamp Academy pupils enjoy new sensory gardenSTUDENTS and staff at Hamp Academy in Bridgwater are enjoying their new sensory
Hamp Academy pupils enjoy new sensory garden
This is West Country / Posted 1 months ago
STUDENTS and staff at Hamp Academy in Bridgwater are enjoying their new sensory garden, after it was officially opened back in the autumn. On Tuesday October 21, school caretaker, Steve Manley, did the honours of opening the feature, which provides... Read more

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