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Al-Ahram Weekly
Officials repay millions in ‘bonus incentives’Charges against 80 former Interior Ministry officials accused of pocketing publ
Officials repay millions in ‘bonus incentives’
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 13 hours ago
Charges against 80 former Interior Ministry officials accused of pocketing public funds between 2000 and 2011 have been dropped, reports Ahmed Morsy. The defendants were referred to trial in July 2015, two years after investigations into the misuse... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Construction Work On Somalia Drive Road CommencesMonrovia — A Japanese firm has embarked on the construction and expanding a 2.7
Construction Work On Somalia Drive Road Commences
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
Monrovia — A Japanese firm has embarked on the construction and expanding a 2.7 kilometers road on the Somalia Drive in Monrovia. The Government of Liberia and Japan signed a contract worth fifty seven million United States dollars project for the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Tram business case risks a white elephant project, says ANU academic Leo DobesThe announcement this month of the winning bidder to build and operate Canberra
Tram business case risks a white elephant project, says ANU academic Leo Dobes
Canberra Times / Posted 20 hours ago
The announcement this month of the winning bidder to build and operate Canberra's tramline. Photo: Jeffrey Chan The economic benefits of the Gungahlin tram project may have been exaggerated through one-sided counting of impacts that go well beyond... Read more
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Fortune
The Biggest Human Migration In the World Is HereThe Chinese New Year celebrations officially start this Sunday in China, and th
The Biggest Human Migration In the World Is Here
Fortune / Posted 21 hours ago
The Chinese New Year celebrations officially start this Sunday in China, and this means that the world’s greatest annual migration of people is already taking place. That means the travel for millions of Chinese back to their hometowns has started,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Vehicle Accidents CostlyAccidents on our roads have become a daily occurrence notwithstanding the heavy
Vehicle Accidents Costly
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Accidents on our roads have become a daily occurrence notwithstanding the heavy burden they place on society. This is a very worrying situation, which needs to be addressed proactively. Transport authorities are quick to react to incidences when an... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Senate Summons Ministry, Governors Over Road Management RowNairobi — Senators are expected to host stakeholders in the road and transport
Senate Summons Ministry, Governors Over Road Management Row
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Nairobi — Senators are expected to host stakeholders in the road and transport sector in a bid to build consensus on the stalemate between the national government and the counties over the transfer of the roads functions to counties. The meeting... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Road Infrastructure Finance - User Must PayThe average age of major roads in Zimbabwe is 50 years and they have lasted wit
Road Infrastructure Finance - User Must Pay
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The average age of major roads in Zimbabwe is 50 years and they have lasted without major repairs or new road networks being created to develop a sustainable road network system. Thus, understanding the country's road network system is the foundation... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Travel Responsibly This Waitangi WeekendAssociate Minister of TransportAssociate Transport Minister Craig Foss is urgin
Travel Responsibly This Waitangi Weekend
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
Associate Minister of TransportAssociate Transport Minister Craig Foss is urging all motorists to consider the road toll and its impact before getting behind the wheel this long weekend.“The road toll is so much more than a number, it represents the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Railway Contracts - Sijuwade Denies Awarding Contract to RelationsAbuja — The Managing Director of the Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC), Mr. Sey
Railway Contracts - Sijuwade Denies Awarding Contract to Relations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Abuja — The Managing Director of the Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC), Mr. Seyi Sijuwade, has denied awarding or influencing the award of any of the railway construction and rehabilitation contracts to any of his relatives. This is as the House of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Derailing the Rail ProjectAs Nigeria seems perpetually consigned to the morass of hopelessness in the han
Derailing the Rail Project
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
As Nigeria seems perpetually consigned to the morass of hopelessness in the hands of a ruling elite that does not know what is best even for its own survival, the nation's story continues as a heart-rending narrative of waste and wasted... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
RTEAN Supports Buhari's Anti-Corruption WarRoad Transport Employers Association of Nigeria (RTEAN) said yesterday that the
RTEAN Supports Buhari's Anti-Corruption War
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria (RTEAN) said yesterday that the war against corruption championed by President Muhammadu Buhari is within the confinement of the rule of law and will go a long way to liberate the nation from the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Over P14 Billion for DevelopmentBudgetGaborone — The Minister of Finance and Development Planning, Mr Kenneth Matambo
Over P14 Billion for DevelopmentBudget
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Gaborone — The Minister of Finance and Development Planning, Mr Kenneth Matambo, has proposed P14.82 billion as development budget for the 2016/17 financial year. When presenting the national budget proposals in Parliament yesterday, the minister... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bulk of Recurrent Budget Goes to EducationGaborone — The Ministry of Education and Skills Development has received the bu
Bulk of Recurrent Budget Goes to Education
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Gaborone — The Ministry of Education and Skills Development has received the bulk of the 2016/17 recurrent budget. When presenting the 2016/17 budget proposals in Parliament yesterday, the Minister of Finance and Development Planning, Mr Kenneth... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
P14.82 Billion for Development Including ESPThe Minister of Finance and Development Planning, Mr Kenneth Matambo, has propo
P14.82 Billion for Development Including ESP
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The Minister of Finance and Development Planning, Mr Kenneth Matambo, has proposed P14.82 billion as development budget for the 2016/17 financial year. When presenting the national budget proposals in Parliament yesterday, the minister proposed a... Read more
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asianage
Chinese ship to search for missing MH370 plane in Indian Ocean'Dong Hai Jiu 101' will join search for the Boeing 777 plane on February 10. B
Chinese ship to search for missing MH370 plane in Indian Ocean
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
'Dong Hai Jiu 101' will join search for the Boeing 777 plane on February 10. Beijing: China today said it will send a ship equipped with a sophisticated sonar system to join the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines MH370 as its fate remains... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Smarttys saga: OG demands answers from gov’tGeneral News of Tuesday, 2 February 2016 OccupyGhana (OG) has written to the A
Smarttys saga: OG demands answers from gov’t
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 3 days ago
General News of Tuesday, 2 February 2016 OccupyGhana (OG) has written to the Attorney General (AG) and Minister of Transport to furnish it with more facts on the details of the contract between Smarttys Production and Management Limited and the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mzuzu Airport Obstructing City's Development - CouncilMzuzu City Council (MCC) has expressed concern over the location of Mzuzu Airpo
Mzuzu Airport Obstructing City's Development - Council
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Mzuzu City Council (MCC) has expressed concern over the location of Mzuzu Airport inside the city, saying it is obstructing development in the northern region's biggest urban centre. According to MCC Chief Executive Officer, McCloud Kadam'manja, the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Daily battle after crash changes lifeRichard Brown, 51, was in a horrendous vehicle accident 25 years ago where he s
Daily battle after crash changes life
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Richard Brown, 51, was in a horrendous vehicle accident 25 years ago where he sustained brain injuries. Photo / George Novak Twenty five years ago, Tauranga man Richard Brown got behind the wheel of a car after drinking at a 21st birthday... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Daily battle after crash changes lifeRichard Brown, 51, was in a horrendous vehicle accident 25 years ago where he s
Daily battle after crash changes life
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Richard Brown, 51, was in a horrendous vehicle accident 25 years ago where he sustained brain injuries. Photo / George Novak Twenty five years ago Tauranga man Richard Brown got behind the wheel of a car after drinking at a 21st birthday party. His... Read more
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Business Spectator
China bids farewell to a pioneer of reformIn 1978, a mid-level bureaucrat at the Ministry of Transport by the name of Yua
China bids farewell to a pioneer of reform
Business Spectator / Posted 4 days ago
In 1978, a mid-level bureaucrat at the Ministry of Transport by the name of Yuan Geng submitted a report to the State Council urging Beijing to open up to the international market. This might sound like your run-of-the-mill of government report, but... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hike in Transport Fares 'Betrayal, Shocking' - NPAThe National Petroleum Authority (NPA) is in a state of shock following an incr
Hike in Transport Fares 'Betrayal, Shocking' - NPA
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The National Petroleum Authority (NPA) is in a state of shock following an increment in transport fares in Ghana by the GPRTU and the Ghana Road Transport Coordinating Council. The transport operators have announced a 15% increment in transport... Read more
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The Columbian
China braces for 2.9B trips for Lunar New YearBEIJING — Chinese are packing train and bus stations as the peak travel season
China braces for 2.9B trips for Lunar New Year
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
BEIJING — Chinese are packing train and bus stations as the peak travel season kicks into high gear this weekend with hundreds of millions of people going home for Spring Festival celebrations — or head for vacation destinations. Chinese travelers... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Amaechi, Ex-PDP Chair Haliru, Umar to Appear Before Reps Panel Over Alleged N1.69 Trillion Contract FraudMINISTER of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, the Managing Director of Nigeria Railway
Amaechi, Ex-PDP Chair Haliru, Umar to Appear Before Reps Panel Over Alleged N1.69 Trillion Contract Fraud
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
MINISTER of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, the Managing Director of Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC) Seyi Sijuwade, former Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Dr. Mohammed Bello Haliru and former Minister of Transport, Idris Umar have been... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
China braces for 2.9 billion trips made during Chinese New Year celebrationsBEIJING (AP) — China’s peak travel season is kicking into high gear this weeken
China braces for 2.9 billion trips made during Chinese New Year celebrations
Asian Correspondent / Posted 6 days ago
BEIJING (AP) — China’s peak travel season is kicking into high gear this weekend as hundreds of millions of people return home for Spring Festival celebrations — or head for vacation destinations domestic and abroad. According to the Ministry of... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
China braces for 2.9 billion trips during Lunar New YearA passenger sleeps on the floor as other passengers check their smartphones in
China braces for 2.9 billion trips during Lunar New Year
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
A passenger sleeps on the floor as other passengers check their smartphones in a space between cars aboard a sold-out, standing-room-only train from Beijing to Shanghai, Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016. China's peak travel season is kicking into high gear as... Read more
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Connecticut Post
China braces for 2.9 billion trips during Lunar New YearA passenger sleeps on the floor as other passengers check their smartphones in
China braces for 2.9 billion trips during Lunar New Year
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
A passenger sleeps on the floor as other passengers check their smartphones in a space between cars aboard a sold-out, standing-room-only train from Beijing to Shanghai, Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016. China's peak travel season is kicking into high gear as... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos | 01.30.16 | News & Observer A dancer, known as "Kukeri", performs on January 3
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
01.30.16 | News & Observer A dancer, known as "Kukeri", performs on January 30, 2015 during the International Festival of the Masquerade Games in Pernik near the capital Sofia. The three-day festival, which started on January... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
China braces for 2.9 billion trips made during New Year People sit in waiting areas at the Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station in Shang
China braces for 2.9 billion trips made during New Year
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
People sit in waiting areas at the Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station in Shanghai, Friday, Jan. 29, 2016. Hundreds of thousands of passengers passed through Shanghai’s railway stations on Friday... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
China braces for 2.9 billion trips made during New YearBEIJING (AP) � China's peak travel season is kicking into high gear this weeken
China braces for 2.9 billion trips made during New Year
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
BEIJING (AP) � China's peak travel season is kicking into high gear this weekend as hundreds of millions of people return home for Spring Festival celebrations � or head for vacation destinations domestic and abroad. According to the Ministry of... Read more
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Daily Herald
China braces for 2.9 billion trips made during New YearBEIJING -- China's peak travel season is kicking into high gear this weekend as
China braces for 2.9 billion trips made during New Year
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
BEIJING -- China's peak travel season is kicking into high gear this weekend as hundreds of millions of people return home for Spring Festival celebrations - or head for vacation destinations domestic and abroad. According to the Ministry of... Read more
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Denver Post
China braces for 2.9 billion trips made during New YearPeople sit in waiting areas at the Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station in Shangha
China braces for 2.9 billion trips made during New Year
Denver Post / Posted 7 days ago
People sit in waiting areas at the Shanghai Hongqiao Railway Station in Shanghai, Friday, Jan. 29, 2016. Hundreds of thousands of passengers passed through Shanghai's railway stations on Friday in preparation for the upcoming Chinese New Year... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Debris found in Besut not from MH370: MalaysiaKUALA LUMPUR: A metal object believed to be plane wreckage that washed up on Ma
Debris found in Besut not from MH370: Malaysia
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: A metal object believed to be plane wreckage that washed up on Malaysia's east coast is not from missing plane MH370, authorities confirmed on Friday (Jan 29). Malaysia's Minister of Transport Liow Tiong Lai said in a statement that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Squatters to Give Way for Airport ExpansionThe Ministry of Transport is seeking support from the National Land Commission
Squatters to Give Way for Airport Expansion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
The Ministry of Transport is seeking support from the National Land Commission to address a squatter problem which has hampered the expansion of Malindi Airport. About 30,000 squatters are encroaching on the airport's land, making it difficult for... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
All aboard the walking busDressing-up one of the tricks school uses to encourage more families to take pa
All aboard the walking bus
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Dressing-up one of the tricks school uses to encourage more families to take part. Kerry Sorensen-Tyrer with Toby Sorensen-Tyrer, Elijah McMillan, Dashiell McMillan, Sophie Strang, Hannah Strang, Olivia Strang, and Xavier McMillan, with his mum,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Unique Identification-Liberians to Hold National ID CardsMonrovia — Liberia is among few countries around the world currently putting in
Unique Identification-Liberians to Hold National ID Cards
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Monrovia — Liberia is among few countries around the world currently putting in place mechanism to identify all of its citizens through a well-structured directorate, especially after the post war period where the country had influx of people, some... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Civil Servants Urged to Remain ProfessionalPresident Edgar Lungu has advised staff in the civil service to remain professi
Civil Servants Urged to Remain Professional
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
President Edgar Lungu has advised staff in the civil service to remain professional and withstand all forms of political pressure as the country holds tripartite elections this year. Meanwhile, Mr Lungu and Vice-President Inonge Wina were yesterday... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Bus branding: More officials left off the hook – ReportGeneral News of Thursday, 28 January 2016 A leaked highly confidential governm
Bus branding: More officials left off the hook – Report
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 9 days ago
General News of Thursday, 28 January 2016 A leaked highly confidential government document suggests that Ghana’s presidency has been rather lenient in its handling of the bus branding scandal which led to some 1.9 million Ghana cedis loss to the... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Transport operators to meet over fare incrementGeneral News of Wednesday, 27 January 2016 Transport operators have scheduled
Transport operators to meet over fare increment
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 9 days ago
General News of Wednesday, 27 January 2016 Transport operators have scheduled a meeting with the Ministry of Transport on Thursday, January 28, in connection with a proposed increment in transport fares. This follows an increment in fuel prices in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Annual Message On the State of the RepublicTo the Fifth Session of the 53rd National Legislature of the Republic of Liberi
Annual Message On the State of the Republic
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
To the Fifth Session of the 53rd National Legislature of the Republic of Liberia Delivering on the Promises By: Her Excellency Ellen Johnson Sirleaf President of the Republic of Liberia Delivered on Monday, January 25, 2016 Capitol Hill,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Liberia Is Safe and Secure' Full Text of Ejs's Annual MessageANNUAL MESSAGE ON THE STATE OF THE REPUBLIC To the Fifth Session of the 53rd Na
'Liberia Is Safe and Secure' Full Text of Ejs's Annual Message
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
ANNUAL MESSAGE ON THE STATE OF THE REPUBLIC To the Fifth Session of the 53rd National Legislature of the Republic of Liberia Delivering on the Promises - Your Honor the Chief Justice and Associate Justices of the Supreme Court and - The Dean and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pres. Sirleaf Proposes Corruption, Financial Crime CourtPresident Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is to submit to the National Legislature a bill
Pres. Sirleaf Proposes Corruption, Financial Crime Court
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is to submit to the National Legislature a bill to establish a corruption and financial crime court. This is one of several bills announced when President Sirleaf delivered her State of the Nation address before a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bingu Stadium to Open April - Malawi to Start Watching Football Under Floodlights AgainMalawians will for the first time in 25 years watch football under floodlights
Bingu Stadium to Open April - Malawi to Start Watching Football Under Floodlights Again
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Malawians will for the first time in 25 years watch football under floodlights when Bingu International Stadium opens in April. Government chief architect in the ministry of Transport Night Munthali said there are few areas that need to be done... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Number of Ministries Affects PlanningThe Tanzanian constitution gives the President the power to do pretty much anyt
How Number of Ministries Affects Planning
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
The Tanzanian constitution gives the President the power to do pretty much anything he or she wants with regards to government ministries - create new ones, eliminate old ones, rename them, combine or split old ones. No president has been bashful... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ministry Warns Vehicle Inspection Centers to Abide By Rules, RegulationsThe Ministry of Transport said private vehicle inspection centers may face stri
Ministry Warns Vehicle Inspection Centers to Abide By Rules, Regulations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
The Ministry of Transport said private vehicle inspection centers may face strict legal measures and punishment unless they abide by rules and regulations. At a panel discussion held Friday, State Minister Abdisa Yadeta said that mal-practices and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Realizing Convenient, Fast, Safe, Clean and Affordable Logistics Is the Timely ConcernTransportation is the backbone of development and a tool for realizing competit
Realizing Convenient, Fast, Safe, Clean and Affordable Logistics Is the Timely Concern
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Transportation is the backbone of development and a tool for realizing competitiveness in business. It as well helps to maintain costumers and ensure a sustainable growth. Realizing convenient, fast, safe, clean and affordable logistics is a timely... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Debris in Thailand not from MH370: Malaysian Transport MinisterKUALA LUMPUR: Debris washed ashore in Thailand last week is not from the missin
Debris in Thailand not from MH370: Malaysian Transport Minister
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Debris washed ashore in Thailand last week is not from the missing flight MH370, Malaysia’s Transport Minister Liow Tiong Lai confirmed on Tuesday (Jan 26). “A Malaysian team comprising the Department of Civil Aviation, Ministry of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Aviation Sector Is Collapsing - FG Cries OutDetermined to restore the dwindling fortune, Federal Government has cried out t
Aviation Sector Is Collapsing - FG Cries Out
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Determined to restore the dwindling fortune, Federal Government has cried out to the World Bank that the country's aviation sector was at the verge of collapse. The Minister of State, Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika raised the alarm while discussing the... Read more
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Gulf News
Assassins left a trail of polonium in the British EmbassyRadiation traces were also discovered on the shelf in the security room where L
Assassins left a trail of polonium in the British Embassy
Gulf News / Posted 12 days ago
Radiation traces were also discovered on the shelf in the security room where Lugovoy had left his mobile phone London: A senior diplomat stationed at the British embassy in Moscow has revealed for the first time how Alexander Litvinenko’s assassins... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
'I knew from the start that Putin ordered Litvinenko's murder'There was little doubt either about the guilt of the chief suspects, Andrei Lug
'I knew from the start that Putin ordered Litvinenko's murder'
Daily Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
There was little doubt either about the guilt of the chief suspects, Andrei Lugovoi and Dmitry Kovtun. Evidence of how they had bungled their grim task was quickly unearthed by the Metropolitan Police. Strong traces of the rare polonium-210 used to... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Litvinenko killers left trail of radiation after visit to British embassy to plead innocenceRadiation traces were also discovered on the shelf in the security room where L
Litvinenko killers left trail of radiation after visit to British embassy to plead innocence
Daily Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
Radiation traces were also discovered on the shelf in the security room where Lugovoy had left his mobile phone before entering the embassy. The discoveries helped to prove that Lugovoy and Kovtun were responsible for Mr Litvinenko’s murder. Mr... Read more
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