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Al-Ahram Weekly
Seventy-years-after-Hiroshima-NagasakiThere are many reasons why nuclear weapons have been retained and acquired by s
Seventy-years-after-Hiroshima-Nagasaki
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 11 hours ago
There are many reasons why nuclear weapons have been retained and acquired by sovereign states. It is an instructive insight into the workings of the war system at the core of the state-centric world order that the first five nuclear weapons states... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Hegyeshalom 1989-2015A few days ago I wrote about my personal experience with two European borders;
Hegyeshalom 1989-2015
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
A few days ago I wrote about my personal experience with two European borders; the one between Hungary and Austria and the more familiar one between Italy and France, both of which are currently the scene of desperate attempts by African and Middle... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Kaliningrad, Russia – The Dagger Points East and WestBy John Helmer, the longest continuously serving foreign correspondent in Russi
Kaliningrad, Russia – The Dagger Points East and West
Naked Capitalism / Posted yesterday
By John Helmer, the longest continuously serving foreign correspondent in Russia, and the only western journalist to direct his own bureau independent of single national or commercial ties. Helmer has also been a professor of political science, and... Read more
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Daily Herald
Hollywood actor to introduce Judson University inspirational speakerHollywood character actor Doug Jones will be at Judson University's Elgin campu
Hollywood actor to introduce Judson University inspirational speaker
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
Hollywood character actor Doug Jones will be at Judson University's Elgin campus in October to introduce World Leaders Forum Inspirational Series inaugural speaker Nick Vujicic. Jones, best known for his portrayal of the Silver Surfer in Marvel's... Read more
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New Kerala
Upendra Bora Indrani's father, not stepfather: Siddharth Das Contradicting his former live-in partner Indrani Mukherjea, now under arrest
Upendra Bora Indrani's father, not stepfather: Siddharth Das
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Contradicting his former live-in partner Indrani Mukherjea, now under arrest for the murder of their daughter Sheena Bora, Siddarth Das has said Upendra Nath Bora was Indrani's father and... Read more
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CIO
VMworld 2015: Microsoft and VMware cozy up, forgoing past rivalryMicrosoft's new, more collaborative approach to the computing industry was on d
VMworld 2015: Microsoft and VMware cozy up, forgoing past rivalry
CIO / Posted 2 days ago
Microsoft's new, more collaborative approach to the computing industry was on display at VMware's annual conference in San Francisco Tuesday, when executives from both companies shared the stage to talk about new device management features in Windows... Read more
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Computer World Australia
VMworld 2015: Microsoft and VMware cozy up, forgoing past rivalryMicrosoft's new, more collaborative approach to the computing industry was on d
VMworld 2015: Microsoft and VMware cozy up, forgoing past rivalry
Computer World Australia / Posted 2 days ago
Microsoft's new, more collaborative approach to the computing industry was on display at VMware's annual conference in San Francisco Tuesday, when executives from both companies shared the stage to talk about new device management features in Windows... Read more
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The Telegraph
Indrani's 'Sid' tells his storyA bike-borne Siddhartha Das on EM Bypass in Calcutta on his way to his office o
Indrani's 'Sid' tells his story
The Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
A bike-borne Siddhartha Das on EM Bypass in Calcutta on his way to his office on Tuesday morning. The intense media glare, evident from the battery of cameras aimed at him, cut short his plans and he found himself answering questions on television... Read more
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PC Advisor
Microsoft and VMware cozy up, forgoing past rivalryDespite their years-long rivalry, Microsoft and VMware have teamed in a new par
Microsoft and VMware cozy up, forgoing past rivalry
PC Advisor / Posted 2 days ago
Despite their years-long rivalry, Microsoft and VMware have teamed in a new partnership that's part of Microsoft's collaborative strategy... Read more
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Gwinnett Daily Post
Snellville displays works of local artists in city hallPotter Stephanie Phelan has her functional art pottery on display at Snellville
Snellville displays works of local artists in city hall
Gwinnett Daily Post / Posted 3 days ago
Potter Stephanie Phelan has her functional art pottery on display at Snellville city hall. Phelan creates works of art inspired by the ocean. (Special Photo) Glass artist Hung Nguyen replicates the beauty of nature in his glass art pieces, several... Read more
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iol.co.za
Lithuania charges 66 over 1991 deathsAPFormer Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev addresses Russian and German politi
Lithuania charges 66 over 1991 deaths
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
APFormer Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev addresses Russian and German political scientists in Moscow, Russia. AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko Vilnius - Lithuania has charged 66 citizens of Russia, Belarus and Ukraine with war crimes and crimes... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Lithuania presses charges over deaths in 1991 Soviet crackdownVILNIUS: Lithuania has charged 66 citizens of Russia, Belarus and Ukraine with
Lithuania presses charges over deaths in 1991 Soviet crackdown
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
VILNIUS: Lithuania has charged 66 citizens of Russia, Belarus and Ukraine with war crimes and crimes against humanity over the deaths of 13 civilians in a Soviet crackdown on the Baltic state's pro-independence movement in 1991, prosecutors said on... Read more
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The Star
Lithuania presses charges over deaths in 1991 Soviet crackdownVILNIUS (Reuters) - Lithuania has charged 66 citizens of Russia, Belarus and Uk
Lithuania presses charges over deaths in 1991 Soviet crackdown
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
VILNIUS (Reuters) - Lithuania has charged 66 citizens of Russia, Belarus and Ukraine with war crimes and crimes against humanity over the deaths of 13 civilians in a Soviet crackdown on the Baltic state's pro-independence movement in 1991,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
103 famous faces: Answers5 Pavel Korchagin, Russian artist 6 Bill Clinton, former US President 7 Peter
103 famous faces: Answers
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
5 Pavel Korchagin, Russian artist 6 Bill Clinton, former US President 7 Peter the Great, Russian leader 8 Margaret Thatcher, former British Prime Minister 9 Bruce Lee, martial arts actor 10 Winston Churchill, former British Prime Minister 11... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
The Donald, you’re no GipperI guess it was inevitable that America’s infatuation with reality TV and outrag
The Donald, you’re no Gipper
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
I guess it was inevitable that America’s infatuation with reality TV and outrageous celebrities would eventually produce a presidential candidate. Lucky for us it’s Donald Trump. I’ve never met The Donald, but my imaginary conversations with him go... Read more
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The Weekly Standard
The Fading Chinese ModelThe Chinese economy has relied on export-led growth, fueled by massive governme
The Fading Chinese Model
The Weekly Standard / Posted 6 days ago
The Chinese economy has relied on export-led growth, fueled by massive government borrowing and lending to state-owned enterprises in the heavy-industry sector, resulting in a banking system loaded with uncollectable IOUs. But rising wages and... Read more
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The Telegraph
Affidavit tells many talesThe affidavit attributed to Indrani Guwahati, Aug. 28: Sheena Bora and Mikhail
Affidavit tells many tales
The Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
The affidavit attributed to Indrani Guwahati, Aug. 28: Sheena Bora and Mikhail Bora were given in adoption by their mother to their grandmother, according to the first page of an affidavit attributed to "Mrs Indrani Bora" that surfaced today. The... Read more
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express
The world is MORE dangerous than ever: It's budgetary madness for UK not to defend itself REMEMBER the wild euphoria when the Berlin Wall came down? The UK's defence
The world is MORE dangerous than ever: It's budgetary madness for UK not to defend itself
express / Posted 7 days ago
REMEMBER the wild euphoria when the Berlin Wall came down? The UK's defence should be our first priority All right, it was 1989. Two years later the USSR,... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The evolution of negative Western narrative on Russia"Now we do not have an Iron Curtain, we have a newspaper curtain. " Though Rus
The evolution of negative Western narrative on Russia
Op-Ed News / Posted 7 days ago
"Now we do not have an Iron Curtain, we have a newspaper curtain. " Though Russia went through significant domestic changes since 1991, the extant of Russia's domestic achievements had rarely been acknowledge in the United States. Instead, Russia... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Barriers throughout history to keep people out _ and inFILE - In this Nov. 10, 1989 file photo Berliners… AP News | 08/26/15 11:55 am
Barriers throughout history to keep people out _ and in
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 8 days ago
FILE - In this Nov. 10, 1989 file photo Berliners… AP News | 08/26/15 11:55 am BERLIN (AP) -- As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the government is hastily building a barrier... Read more
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FOX News
Throughout history, walls and fences have been built to keep people both out _ and inBERLIN – As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the government i
Throughout history, walls and fences have been built to keep people both out _ and in
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
BERLIN – As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the government is hastily building a barrier along its 174-kilometer (109-mile) border with Serbia: three layers of razor wire and a 4-meter (13-foot) high fence. The migrants, however,... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Barriers throughout history to keep people out _ and inBERLIN (AP) - As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the governm
Barriers throughout history to keep people out _ and in
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 8 days ago
BERLIN (AP) - As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the government is hastily building a barrier along its 174-kilometer (109-mile) border with Serbia: three layers of razor wire and a 4-meter (13-foot) high fence. The migrants,... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Barriers throughout history to keep people out and inBERLIN (AP) - As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the governm
Barriers throughout history to keep people out and in
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 8 days ago
BERLIN (AP) - As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the government is hastily building a barrier along its 174-kilometer (109-mile) border with Serbia: three layers of razor wire and a 4-meter (13-foot) high fence. The migrants,... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Barriers throughout history to keep people out _ and inBERLIN (AP) � As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the governm
Barriers throughout history to keep people out _ and in
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
BERLIN (AP) � As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the government is hastily building a barrier along its 174-kilometer (109-mile) border with Serbia: three layers of razor wire and a 4-meter (13-foot) high fence. The migrants,... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Barriers throughout history to keep people out and inBERLIN (AP) - As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the governm
Barriers throughout history to keep people out and in
Hawaii News Now / Posted 8 days ago
BERLIN (AP) - As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the government is hastily building a barrier along its 174-kilometer (109-mile) border with Serbia: three layers of razor wire and a 4-meter (13-foot) high fence. The migrants,... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Barriers throughout history to keep people out _ and inBERLIN (AP) - As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the governm
Barriers throughout history to keep people out _ and in
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 8 days ago
BERLIN (AP) - As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the government is hastily building a barrier along its 174-kilometer (109-mile) border with Serbia: three layers of razor wire and a 4-meter (13-foot) high fence. The migrants,... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Barriers throughout history to keep people out _ and inBERLIN (AP) - As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the governm
Barriers throughout history to keep people out _ and in
KXXV Waco / Posted 8 days ago
BERLIN (AP) - As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the government is hastily building a barrier along its 174-kilometer (109-mile) border with Serbia: three layers of razor wire and a 4-meter (13-foot) high fence. The migrants,... Read more
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FOX 6 News Birmingham
Barriers throughout history to keep people out and inBERLIN (AP) - As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the governm
Barriers throughout history to keep people out and in
FOX 6 News Birmingham / Posted 8 days ago
BERLIN (AP) - As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the government is hastily building a barrier along its 174-kilometer (109-mile) border with Serbia: three layers of razor wire and a 4-meter (13-foot) high fence. The migrants,... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Barriers throughout history to keep people out _ and inBERLIN (AP) - As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the governm
Barriers throughout history to keep people out _ and in
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 8 days ago
BERLIN (AP) - As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the government is hastily building a barrier along its 174-kilometer (109-mile) border with Serbia: three layers of razor wire and a 4-meter (13-foot) high fence. The migrants,... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Barriers throughout history to keep people out _ and inBERLIN (AP) - As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the governm
Barriers throughout history to keep people out _ and in
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 8 days ago
BERLIN (AP) - As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the government is hastily building a barrier along its 174-kilometer (109-mile) border with Serbia: three layers of razor wire and a 4-meter (13-foot) high fence. The migrants,... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Barriers throughout history to keep people out _ and inBERLIN (AP) - As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the governm
Barriers throughout history to keep people out _ and in
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 8 days ago
BERLIN (AP) - As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the government is hastily building a barrier along its 174-kilometer (109-mile) border with Serbia: three layers of razor wire and a 4-meter (13-foot) high fence. The migrants,... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Barriers throughout history to keep people out _ and inBERLIN (AP) - As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the governm
Barriers throughout history to keep people out _ and in
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 8 days ago
BERLIN (AP) - As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the government is hastily building a barrier along its 174-kilometer (109-mile) border with Serbia: three layers of razor wire and a 4-meter (13-foot) high fence. The migrants,... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Barriers throughout history to keep people out—and inBERLIN (AP) — As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the governm
Barriers throughout history to keep people out—and in
The Evening Sun / Posted 8 days ago
BERLIN (AP) — As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the government is hastily building a barrier along its 174-kilometer (109-mile) border with Serbia: three layers of razor wire and a 4-meter (13-foot) high fence. The migrants,... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Barriers throughout history to keep people out and inBERLIN (AP) - As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the governm
Barriers throughout history to keep people out and in
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 8 days ago
BERLIN (AP) - As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the government is hastily building a barrier along its 174-kilometer (109-mile) border with Serbia: three layers of razor wire and a 4-meter (13-foot) high fence. The migrants,... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Barriers throughout history to keep people out and inBERLIN (AP) - As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the governm
Barriers throughout history to keep people out and in
New Jersey Herald / Posted 8 days ago
BERLIN (AP) - As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the government is hastily building a barrier along its 174-kilometer (109-mile) border with Serbia: three layers of razor wire and a 4-meter (13-foot) high fence. The migrants,... Read more
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York Daily Record
Barriers throughout history to keep people out—and inBERLIN (AP) — As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the governm
Barriers throughout history to keep people out—and in
York Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
BERLIN (AP) — As migrants by the thousands pour daily into Hungary, the government is hastily building a barrier along its 174-kilometer (109-mile) border with Serbia: three layers of razor wire and a 4-meter (13-foot) high fence. The migrants,... Read more
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University of Sydney News
Why Republicans reject the Iran deal - and all diplomacySince the nuclear deal with Iran was announced on July 14, Republicans have att
Why Republicans reject the Iran deal - and all diplomacy
University of Sydney News / Posted 9 days ago
Since the nuclear deal with Iran was announced on July 14, Republicans have attacked it with fire-and-brimstone zeal. They have called it everything from appeasement to betrayal. President Obama has fired back, arguing that opposition to the deal... Read more
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Kirksville Daily Express
Letter to the Editor: Responding to George Will's column I would like to respond to the editorial by George Will published in the Kirk
Letter to the Editor: Responding to George Will's column
Kirksville Daily Express / Posted 9 days ago
I would like to respond to the editorial by George Will published in the Kirksville Daily Express on Aug 11. Will commemorated the passing of renowned historian of Russia, Robert Conquest,... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Veggie Corny Dogs Coming To The State Fair Of TexasFive stories that have North Texas talking: get ready for veggie corny dogs at
Veggie Corny Dogs Coming To The State Fair Of Texas
KERA North Texas / Posted 10 days ago
Five stories that have North Texas talking: get ready for veggie corny dogs at the State Fair of Texas; Jeb Bush gets testy when asked about “anchor babies;” Texas A&M picks its quarterback; and more. The folks who bring you the famous corny dog at... Read more
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Salon.com
The empire strikes back: Dick Cheney, Benjamin Netanyahu and the rebirth of neoconservatismThis piece originally appeared on “We’re going to push and push until some lar
The empire strikes back: Dick Cheney, Benjamin Netanyahu and the rebirth of neoconservatism
Salon.com / Posted 10 days ago
This piece originally appeared on “We’re going to push and push until some larger force makes us stop.” David Addington, the legal adviser to Vice President Dick Cheney, made that declaration to Jack Goldsmith of the Office of Legal Counsel in the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Egon Bahr led the way for German reunificationEgon Bahr, a prominent Social Democrat whose efforts to improve West Germany’s
Egon Bahr led the way for German reunification
The Globe and Mail / Posted 10 days ago
Egon Bahr, a prominent Social Democrat whose efforts to improve West Germany’s relations with the Soviet bloc helped pave the way for German reunification 45 years after the Second World War, has died at the age of 93. He died on Aug. 19 in Berlin,... Read more
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Washington Post
Don’t call Obama’s Iran diplomacy ‘Reaganesque’U.S. President Ronald Reagan and Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev after their
Don’t call Obama’s Iran diplomacy ‘Reaganesque’
Washington Post / Posted 10 days ago
U.S. President Ronald Reagan and Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev after their October 1986 summit in Reykjavik, Iceland. (Nick Didlick/Reuters) John Hannah, senior counselor at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, was national security... Read more
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BBC News
A global economic picture distorted by Western focus - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
A global economic picture distorted by Western focus
BBC News / Posted 11 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say A global economic picture distorted by Western... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The Donald can't loseIn the late 1980s, the joke was that Mikhail Gorbachev had to be a CIA mole bec
The Donald can't lose
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
In the late 1980s, the joke was that Mikhail Gorbachev had to be a CIA mole because everything he did seemed to weaken the Soviet Union and hand victory in the Cold War to our side. The flaw in the theory was that no real mole would have been that... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
China’s Xi Jinping at center of concern as markets begin new weekIn speeches and writings, Chinese President Xi Jinping often delivers the rheto
China’s Xi Jinping at center of concern as markets begin new week
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 11 days ago
In speeches and writings, Chinese President Xi Jinping often delivers the rhetoric of a Communist Party hardliner. And yet more than ever, capitalists worldwide are depending upon this Leninist – one who is in the midst of a power struggle – to prop... Read more
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Kiama Independent
The South Coast Regional Wrap | Monday, August 24, 2015Your news snapshot from around regional Australia and beyond. 8.30AM: That's i
The South Coast Regional Wrap | Monday, August 24, 2015
Kiama Independent / Posted 11 days ago
Your news snapshot from around regional Australia and beyond. 8.30AM: That's it for this morning. Keep an eye on your local paper's website for breaking news and updates throughout the day. Have fun out there. 8.23AM: If you’re about to jump in the... Read more
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Manning River Times
Monday, August 24, 2015Your morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and beyond. A beauti
Monday, August 24, 2015
Manning River Times / Posted 11 days ago
Your morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and beyond. A beautiful shot of a enormous wave captured by @raycollinsphoto ►PORT MACQUARIE: Shark attack victim Dale Carr remains in Port Macquarie Base Hospital in a satisfactory... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Monday, August 24, 2015Your morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and beyond. 8.20am:
Monday, August 24, 2015
Daily Liberal / Posted 11 days ago
Your morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and beyond. 8.20am: Coming toward the back end of winter, if there are some jumpers, tracksuits or cold weather clothing you are yet to wear, it could be an idea to give them to a local... Read more
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The Border Mail
Border breakfast wrap- Monday, August 24, 2015Your morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and beyond. @tgaerob
Border breakfast wrap- Monday, August 24, 2015
The Border Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Your morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and beyond. @tgaerobatics posted this great photo on Instagram at Albury Airport under the caption - Little meets big! 7.00AM: Good morning and welcome to the Border Breakfast Wrap-Up. Over... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Monday, August 24, 2015Your morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and beyond. Pic take
Monday, August 24, 2015
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 11 days ago
Your morning news snapshot from around regional Australia and beyond. Pic taken by @bec.kay2 in Guyra: "Snow on Prisk St." ►GLEN INNES: If you've seen a smoke haze over the Glen Innes area in recent weeks, look no further than local National Parks... Read more
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