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Quartz
Top scientists explain how enormously exciting and important gravitational waves aretoday, the final prediction has been directly detected, that of gravitational w
Top scientists explain how enormously exciting and important gravitational waves are
Quartz / Posted 8 hours ago
today, the final prediction has been directly detected, that of gravitational waves, the tiniest ripples through space; the energy radiated away by two massive heavenly bodies spiraling into each other. This is the discovery of the century, and it... Read more
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Business Wire
Erik Mitisek Appointed Co-Chair of Quarterly Forumleaders across the business, nonprofit and government sectors. This new partner
Erik Mitisek Appointed Co-Chair of Quarterly Forum
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
leaders across the business, nonprofit and government sectors. This new partnership between Heckman and Mitisek comes at a momentous era for Quarterly Forum with increasing membership, new leadership and civic engagement programs tailored to the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Gravitational waves discovered—top scientists respondtoday, the final prediction has been directly detected, that of gravitational w
Gravitational waves discovered—top scientists respond
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
today, the final prediction has been directly detected, that of gravitational waves, the tiniest ripples through space; the energy radiated away by two massive heavenly bodies spiralling into each other. This is the discovery of the century, and it... Read more
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The Financial Express
Gravitational waves detected as 2 black holes collided; ‘Whoooop!’objects whipped up to nearly the speed of light before colliding, sending out a
Gravitational waves detected as 2 black holes collided; ‘Whoooop!’
The Financial Express / Posted yesterday
objects whipped up to nearly the speed of light before colliding, sending out a stupendous release of gravitational wave energy that eventually reached the Earth, 1.5 billion light years away. (Photo for representation only) In momentous news... Read more
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The Economic Times
'With gravitational wave detection, we can now listen to the stars'WASHINGTON: As the momentous news of gravitational waves being detected 100 yea
'With gravitational wave detection, we can now listen to the stars'
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON: As the momentous news of gravitational waves being detected 100 years after Albert Einstein's prediction broke on Thursday, scientists discussing the significance of the major discovery revealed that this discovery would enable us not... Read more
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New Kerala
'With gravitational wave detection, we can now listen to the stars'Washington, Feb 12 : As the momentous news of gravitational waves being detecte
'With gravitational wave detection, we can now listen to the stars'
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Washington, Feb 12 : As the momentous news of gravitational waves being detected 100 years after Albert Einstein's prediction broke on Thursday, scientists discussing the significance of the major discovery revealed that this discovery would enable... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
It's time to get excited about gravitational waveswas more than 10²² times the power output of the sun, or 10⁴⁹ Watts, peaking to
It's time to get excited about gravitational waves
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
was more than 10²² times the power output of the sun, or 10⁴⁹ Watts, peaking to 10⁵⁰W in the last milliseconds. The total energy output was almost 10⁴⁸ Joules. The sun would have to emit steadily for 10,000 times the age of the universe to give... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Gravitational Waves Are The Real Deal: Top Scientists Respondtoday, the final prediction has been directly detected, that of gravitational w
Gravitational Waves Are The Real Deal: Top Scientists Respond
Lifehacker Australia / Posted yesterday
today, the final prediction has been directly detected, that of gravitational waves, the tiniest ripples through space; the energy radiated away by two massive heavenly bodies spiralling into each other. This is the discovery of the century, and it... Read more
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Al.com
USA grad explains why gravitational waves are rocking the science communityway we learn about the universe. According to general relativity, a pair of bl
USA grad explains why gravitational waves are rocking the science community
Al.com / Posted 2 days ago
way we learn about the universe. According to general relativity, a pair of black holes orbiting around each other lose energy through the emission of gravitational waves, causing them to gradually approach each other over billions of years, and... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Settle in for low equity and bond returns: Credit Suissethe report found the first seven to eight years offered above average returns f
Settle in for low equity and bond returns: Credit Suisse
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
the report found the first seven to eight years offered above average returns for both bonds and stocks. After such momentous market distress stocks tend to start at very cheap valuations, and bond yields are trending downwards, making it an... Read more
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The Age
Settle in for low equity and bond returns: Credit Suissethe report found the first seven to eight years offered above average returns f
Settle in for low equity and bond returns: Credit Suisse
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
the report found the first seven to eight years offered above average returns for both bonds and stocks. After such momentous market distress stocks tend to start at very cheap valuations, and bond yields are trending downwards, making it an... Read more
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US Commodities Futures Trading Commission
Testimony of Chairman Timothy Massad before the U.S. House Appropriations Committee, Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration and Related Agenciesdo not participate in these markets directly, they are vital to our economy, af
Testimony of Chairman Timothy Massad before the U.S. House Appropriations Committee, Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration and Related Agencies
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission / Posted 3 days ago
do not participate in these markets directly, they are vital to our economy, affecting the prices we all pay for food, energy, and other goods and services. They do this by providing farmers, ranchers and businesses of all types with the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Governor-General’s Waitangi Day Addresshuge loss of Māori land was effectively denying many Māori the prospect of succ
Governor-General’s Waitangi Day Address
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
huge loss of Māori land was effectively denying many Māori the prospect of success.After many years of struggle, we’ve seen momentous change, including in the status of the Treaty. In my lifetime, we’ve seen New Zealanders of Māori and Pākehā... Read more
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Sports Grid
Lady Gaga's National Anthem Was Best Since Whitney Houstonto carry every note for way too long. Much of the song was delivered in a nearl
Lady Gaga's National Anthem Was Best Since Whitney Houston
Sports Grid / Posted 5 days ago
to carry every note for way too long. Much of the song was delivered in a nearly-operatic manner. The whole thing felt as momentous as it’s always supposed to but rarely does. There was more to the legendary nature of her performance than just... Read more
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The News & Observer
Column: Raleigh architecture gets it right, at timesbetween: The messy vitality of Fayetteville Street’s commercial district Memor
Column: Raleigh architecture gets it right, at times
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
between: The messy vitality of Fayetteville Street’s commercial district Memorial Auditorium, right, at the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts as seen at dusk on Monday, Nov. 16, 2015. 2015 News & Observer File Photo - Chris... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Alex Casey: Paper's shining lightsearth-shattering iceberg. Gripping from the first moment, Spotlight is refresh
Alex Casey: Paper's shining lights
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
earth-shattering iceberg. Gripping from the first moment, Spotlight is refreshing in its control and restraint. The momentous story speaks for itself, the characters as understated and natural as the tired pleather jacket resting on Mark... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
RUNNING COLUMN: Former Kingston distance standout to compete at Olympic trialsall in and don’t let the high stakes of the event overwhelm me or take away fro
RUNNING COLUMN: Former Kingston distance standout to compete at Olympic trials
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 7 days ago
all in and don’t let the high stakes of the event overwhelm me or take away from the excitement of being a part of such a momentous race,” she said. “As with any other race, I want to be competitive and finish knowing I gave everything I had. “Of... Read more
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NZCity
Sir Jerry gives last Waitangi day speechThere has been a "momentous" shift in the status of the Treaty in recent years,
Sir Jerry gives last Waitangi day speech
NZCity / Posted 7 days ago
There has been a "momentous" shift in the status of the Treaty in recent years, but New Zealand must turn to innovation to build on its cultural heritage, the Governor-General has said in his last Waitangi Day speech. Speaking at Government House in... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Labour MP Harry Harpham dies after losing battle with cancerhear this sad news.— Chris Leslie (@ChrisLeslieMP) February 4, 2016 RIP Sheffi
Labour MP Harry Harpham dies after losing battle with cancer
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
hear this sad news.— Chris Leslie (@ChrisLeslieMP) February 4, 2016 RIP Sheffield Labour MP Harry Harpham. Stalwart of the momentous 1984-85 miners' strike. Tragedy he died so soon after election last May— Kevin Maguire (@Kevin_Maguire) February 4,... Read more
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The Wesleyan Argus
This is Acting Showcases Sia’s Writing and Singing Chopslast studio album, 1000 Forms of Fear, marked a milestone in the Australian sin
This is Acting Showcases Sia’s Writing and Singing Chops
The Wesleyan Argus / Posted 9 days ago
last studio album, 1000 Forms of Fear, marked a milestone in the Australian singer-songwriter’s career. Since then, the momentous album has surpassed 500,000 sales, and the video for its hit song, “Chandelier,” has been viewed more than 1.1... Read more
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The Telegraph
Refashioning Europeits internal situation may be, could yet provide a boost to the beleaguered EU
Refashioning Europe
The Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
its internal situation may be, could yet provide a boost to the beleaguered EU economy. There are no indications that energy supplies from Russia will be affected and, given the prevailing low oil and gas prices and the severe pressure on... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Westports’ FY15 net profit dips 1.43%, pays 5.87 sen dividendincreasing economic headwinds as the year unfolded. "As a regional transhipmen
Westports’ FY15 net profit dips 1.43%, pays 5.87 sen dividend
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 10 days ago
increasing economic headwinds as the year unfolded. "As a regional transhipment hub for many shipping lines, it has been a momentous year and final quarter of 2015 when we surpassed all our previous records by achieving an all-time throughput of... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'Fly' smartly and briskly tells the story of the Tuskegee Airmen at Pasadena Playhouseintensify the pressure-cooker feeling of the airmen and the raging horror of co
'Fly' smartly and briskly tells the story of the Tuskegee Airmen at Pasadena Playhouse
Los Angeles Times / Posted 11 days ago
intensify the pressure-cooker feeling of the airmen and the raging horror of combat that awaits them. "Fly" has a restless energy that doesn't want to remain earthbound. The writing may not similarly soar — the dramatic introduction of the four... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
CEO of Lululemon makes her new pitch: high-end frozen fooda health-food restaurant chain, Lyfe Kitchen, which now has 18 locations in the
CEO of Lululemon makes her new pitch: high-end frozen food
The Globe and Mail / Posted 15 days ago
a health-food restaurant chain, Lyfe Kitchen, which now has 18 locations in the United States. Day’s food story is less momentous, but more poignant. It has to do with her mom, who lost a limb to diabetes. When Day arrived at Luvo, it had... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Leaders of Cyprus, Greece, Israel meet to boost cooperationand international level, we must work collectively," Anastasiades said at a new
Leaders of Cyprus, Greece, Israel meet to boost cooperation
Lake Placid News / Posted 16 days ago
and international level, we must work collectively," Anastasiades said at a news conference. Discussions centered on energy cooperation regarding newly found offshore gas reserves as well as migration, countering terrorism and boosting... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Beach, Drillsearch revenues slip furtherBeach Energy's Cooper Basin oil and gas fields - drilling. File pic. SOUTH Aus
Beach, Drillsearch revenues slip further
Adelaide Now / Posted 16 days ago
Beach Energy's Cooper Basin oil and gas fields - drilling. File pic. SOUTH Australian oil and gas producer Beach Energy and its interstate takeover target Drillsearch are continuing to grapple with low oil prices, suffering another hit to earnings... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
EDITORIAL: Diplomacy must become our first instinctincident. It didn't matter to Cruz and the other candidates on stage that they
EDITORIAL: Diplomacy must become our first instinct
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 17 days ago
incident. It didn't matter to Cruz and the other candidates on stage that they were debating during a week filled with momentous events that were the result not of force and fury but of patient, tedious negotiations. It is a playground view... Read more
18d
TEAMTalk
Struggling Martinez faces make-or-break week at Evertonthe table, a full 21 points off the top but tellingly just eight points outside
Struggling Martinez faces make-or-break week at Everton
TEAMTalk / Posted 18 days ago
the table, a full 21 points off the top but tellingly just eight points outside of the bottom three. This is a potentially momentous week for those ensconced in the blue half of Merseyside, for on Wednesday night they try to defend a 2-1 League Cup... Read more
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The Washington Times
ARMSTRONG WILLIAMS: King, Obama and a call for a new American politicsexerting superior force against an opposing object and causing it to yield? Or
ARMSTRONG WILLIAMS: King, Obama and a call for a new American politics
The Washington Times / Posted 19 days ago
exerting superior force against an opposing object and causing it to yield? Or can power be about converting an enemy’s energy of hate into love and thus resolving an impasse in a way in which all sides benefit? Mr. Obama likes to believe that... Read more
20d
Just Arsenal
Arsenal v Chelsea review – Luckless Gunners get sod all againweren’t Tottenham, I’d like them! +Leicester City are just pleasant to watch &
Arsenal v Chelsea review – Luckless Gunners get sod all again
Just Arsenal / Posted 20 days ago
weren’t Tottenham, I’d like them! +Leicester City are just pleasant to watch & look better than anyone in terms of raw energy, consistent determination & stamina! +Man City are looking a bit like us – alive one day, and dead the next! – and... Read more
21d
International Business Times
The Iran rush: European and Asian firms on starting line as sanctions are lifted the world's largest natural gas reserves, and it plans to boost production and
The Iran rush: European and Asian firms on starting line as sanctions are lifted
International Business Times / Posted 21 days ago
the world's largest natural gas reserves, and it plans to boost production and exports on both fronts, with international energy firms from both Europe and Asia among the potential partners. "Over the past two years, while the negotiations were... Read more
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The New Yorker
The State of Sarah Palinhis humble pitch to voters is: I’ve always been there for you; now I need you t
The State of Sarah Palin
The New Yorker / Posted 21 days ago
his humble pitch to voters is: I’ve always been there for you; now I need you to come through for me. “It’s the most momentous political season I’ve lived through in Alaska,” Pat Dougherty, the editor of the Anchorage Daily News, the state’s... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Alex Otti - the Promise of Abia's Golden Agehave disappointed woefully at transforming potential and promise into performan
Alex Otti - the Promise of Abia's Golden Age
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
have disappointed woefully at transforming potential and promise into performance. If anything, the State has suffered a momentous decline on virtually all indices of development in spite of the humongous inflow of federal allocations and locally... Read more
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New Kerala
Satin Creditcare to expand its operations in 3 new statesto reach out to 50 lakh rural and urban households by 2020. We wish to contribu
Satin Creditcare to expand its operations in 3 new states
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
to reach out to 50 lakh rural and urban households by 2020. We wish to contribute towards environment by providing clean energy loans. Satin Will provide 2,500 loans for renewable energy and 250 loans for water and sanitation facility exclusively... Read more
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International Business Times
Oil price: Brent crude remains under pressure as Iran ramps up production for Europe export averaging 2.8m barrels per day in 2015, which accounted for 9% of OPEC's total
Oil price: Brent crude remains under pressure as Iran ramps up production for Europe export
International Business Times / Posted 25 days ago
averaging 2.8m barrels per day in 2015, which accounted for 9% of OPEC's total oil production. However, according to the US Energy Information Administration, the country's annual average crude oil production is forecast to grow to 3.1m bpd in 2016,... Read more
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Robotics Online
Robotics Onlinethey have gone from dominating the Japanese market to becoming accepted global
Robotics Online
Robotics Online / Posted 26 days ago
they have gone from dominating the Japanese market to becoming accepted global technologies. The past 15 years have been momentous ones for the automation world in general. In particular, they have seen discrete wiring be superseded by... Read more
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Finextra
Tech revolution to wipe out 7.1 million jobs over next five years - WEFis expected to experience the greatest negative impact in terms of jobs in the
Tech revolution to wipe out 7.1 million jobs over next five years - WEF
Finextra / Posted 26 days ago
is expected to experience the greatest negative impact in terms of jobs in the next five years, followed jointly by energy and financial services and investors. As new technologies make “anytime, anywhere” work possible, companies are... Read more
27d
Zero Hedge
Cracks At The Core Of The CoreFederal Reserve (and global central bank) policies have left their greatest mar
Cracks At The Core Of The Core
Zero Hedge / Posted 27 days ago
Federal Reserve (and global central bank) policies have left their greatest mark. It is at the “Core of the Core” where momentous misperceptions and market mispricing have become deeply entrenched. It’s the “Core of the Core” that has attracted... Read more
27d
Daily Telegraph
World is now a safer place: KerryTehran has shrunk its atomic program as painful sanctions are lifted on the Isl
World is now a safer place: Kerry
Daily Telegraph / Posted 27 days ago
Tehran has shrunk its atomic program as painful sanctions are lifted on the Islamic republic. The International Atomic Energy Agency said its “inspectors on the ground verified that Iran has carried out all measures” agreed under the July 14... Read more
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News.com.au
John Kerry says the world is now a ‘safer place’ after Iran shrinks its nuclear programTehran has shrunk its atomic program as painful sanctions are lifted on the Isl
John Kerry says the world is now a ‘safer place’ after Iran shrinks its nuclear program
News.com.au / Posted 27 days ago
Tehran has shrunk its atomic program as painful sanctions are lifted on the Islamic republic. The International Atomic Energy Agency said its “inspectors on the ground verified that Iran has carried out all measures” agreed under the July 14... Read more
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The Manila Times
Iran sanctions lifted in nuclear dealisolation Saturday as sanctions on the Islamic republic were lifted following t
Iran sanctions lifted in nuclear deal
The Manila Times / Posted 27 days ago
isolation Saturday as sanctions on the Islamic republic were lifted following the entry into force of last July’s momentous nuclear deal with major powers. Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani, whose 2013 election helped launch the Herculean... Read more
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The China Post
'Implementation Day' for Iran nuclear deal as prisoners freedhas shrunk its atomic programme and as painful sanctions were lifted on the Isl
'Implementation Day' for Iran nuclear deal as prisoners freed
The China Post / Posted 27 days ago
has shrunk its atomic programme and as painful sanctions were lifted on the Islamic republic. The International Atomic Energy Agency said its "inspectors on the ground verified that Iran has carried out all measures" agreed under the July 14... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The 50 greatest hotels in the worldfishing, archery, mountain biking and, in winter, skiing, skating, snowmobiling
The 50 greatest hotels in the world
Daily Telegraph / Posted 27 days ago
fishing, archery, mountain biking and, in winter, skiing, skating, snowmobiling, sledding and sleigh rides you have the energy for are included, as are three meals a day and drinks, even in its Silver Dollar Saloon, where you sit on swivelling... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Iran comes in from the cold as nuclear deal appliedits international isolation as sanctions on the Islamic republic were lifted fo
Iran comes in from the cold as nuclear deal applied
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 27 days ago
its international isolation as sanctions on the Islamic republic were lifted following the entry into force of last July's momentous nuclear deal with major powers. US Secretary of State John Kerry (C) speaks with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad... Read more
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Daily News
Iran comes in from the cold as nuclear deal appliedits international isolation as sanctions on the Islamic republic were lifted fo
Iran comes in from the cold as nuclear deal applied
Daily News / Posted 27 days ago
its international isolation as sanctions on the Islamic republic were lifted following the entry into force of last July's momentous nuclear deal with major powers. Iran's President Hassan Rouhani, whose 2013 election helped launch the Herculean... Read more
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Rappler
Iran nuclear deal goes into force, sanctions liftedSaturday, January 16, as sanctions on the Islamic republic were lifted followin
Iran nuclear deal goes into force, sanctions lifted
Rappler / Posted 27 days ago
Saturday, January 16, as sanctions on the Islamic republic were lifted following the entry into force of last July's momentous nuclear deal with major powers. Iran's President Hassan Rouhani, whose 2013 election helped launch the Herculean... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
International sanctions lifted after Iran complies with nuclear dealto the greatness of the patient nation of Iran." Rouhani said on his official T
International sanctions lifted after Iran complies with nuclear deal
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 27 days ago
to the greatness of the patient nation of Iran." Rouhani said on his official Twitter account. The International Atomic Energy Agency said its "inspectors on the ground verified that Iran has carried out all measures" agreed under the... Read more
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Quartz
After 36 years, Iran and the West take the final, historic step to thaw diplomatic relationsthaw in diplomatic relations between Iran’s revolutionary government and the We
After 36 years, Iran and the West take the final, historic step to thaw diplomatic relations
Quartz / Posted 27 days ago
thaw in diplomatic relations between Iran’s revolutionary government and the West. In a statement, International Atomic Energy Agency director general Yukiya Amano confirmed that “agency inspectors on the ground verified that Iran has carried... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
US, EU lift sanctions against Iran after nuclear deal cooperationlandmark deal aimed at scaling down its nuclear program. Key points: The Unit
US, EU lift sanctions against Iran after nuclear deal cooperation
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 27 days ago
landmark deal aimed at scaling down its nuclear program. Key points: The United States received an International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) report confirming Iran had honoured its side of the nuclear accord. The IAEA said its "inspectors on... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
'Implementation Day' for Iran nuclear deal as prisoners freedhas shrunk its atomic programme and as painful sanctions were lifted on the Isl
'Implementation Day' for Iran nuclear deal as prisoners freed
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 27 days ago
has shrunk its atomic programme and as painful sanctions were lifted on the Islamic republic. The International Atomic Energy Agency said its "inspectors on the ground verified that Iran has carried out all measures" agreed under the July 14... Read more
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