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Times of Malta
Falcone puts Valletta on topValletta 1 Falcone 90 Sliema Wanderers 0 Federico Falcone came off the bench
Falcone puts Valletta on top
Times of Malta / Posted an hour ago
Valletta 1 Falcone 90 Sliema Wanderers 0 Federico Falcone came off the bench to prod home a last-gasp winner that handed Valletta a 1-0 victory over Sliema yesterday. It looked as though City were set for a dour night as despite dominating... Read more
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Times of Malta
Photos of the week - Times of MaltaTimes of Malta presents a selection of its photographers' choice of their best
Photos of the week - Times of Malta
Times of Malta / Posted an hour ago
Times of Malta presents a selection of its photographers' choice of their best photos over the past days. Fireworks light up the night sky above the Mgarr parish church during the feast of Our Lady of the Assumption on 22 August. Photo: Mark Zammit... Read more
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Times of Malta
Resilient Rainbows frustrate BirkirkaraTarxien Rainbows 2 Joao Pedro 12 pen; Baker 64 Birkirkara 2 Vukanac 2; Miccoli
Resilient Rainbows frustrate Birkirkara
Times of Malta / Posted an hour ago
Tarxien Rainbows 2 Joao Pedro 12 pen; Baker 64 Birkirkara 2 Vukanac 2; Miccoli 30 Birkirkara dropped their first points of the season after a 2-2 draw against a battling Tarxien Rainbows side yesterday. It was a disappointing result for title... Read more
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Times of Malta
The Premier porkiesJust in case your Cockney rhyming slang isn’t up to it, or your English sense o
The Premier porkies
Times of Malta / Posted 2 hours ago
Just in case your Cockney rhyming slang isn’t up to it, or your English sense of humour not on a par with Premier Joseph Muscat’s, a pork pie is a lie and when someone is characterised as an utterer of porkies, well, you don’t need me to do the math... Read more
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Times of Malta
The right intonationI refer to the article entitled ‘Sing because it is a great stress reliever’ (A
The right intonation
Times of Malta / Posted 2 hours ago
I refer to the article entitled ‘Sing because it is a great stress reliever’ (August 17). May I point out some inaccuracies arising from this being a telephone interview while I was going about other business. I was not and never claimed to be a... Read more
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Times of Malta
PN denies claims of division on new residence schemeUpdate 2 - Residence permits will be given to foreign investors against an inve
PN denies claims of division on new residence scheme
Times of Malta / Posted 16 hours ago
Update 2 - Residence permits will be given to foreign investors against an investment of €250,000, Economic Growth Parliamentary Secretary Jose Herrera said today. The scheme was launched in the afternoon and was followed by exchanges between the... Read more
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The Courier
Winners and LosersBALLARAT regional weekend sports wrap covering football, netball, soccer and ba
Winners and Losers
The Courier / Posted 17 hours ago
BALLARAT regional weekend sports wrap covering football, netball, soccer and basketball - July 5-6 WERRIBEE'S Chirnside Park got the better of North Ballarat Roosters again. Selkirk Roosters still have only one solitary win at the ground in 13... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Trendy Pisco is sweeping the Bay AreaBehind the bar at Walnut Creek's Parada, bartender Eduardo Bermudez squeezes fr
Trendy Pisco is sweeping the Bay Area
Oakland Tribune / Posted 17 hours ago
Behind the bar at Walnut Creek's Parada, bartender Eduardo Bermudez squeezes fresh lemon juice into a blender and adds a few ice cubes. He drizzles in simple syrup and an egg white, then brandishes a bottle of Pisco and measures out a few ounces. The... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
No transfer request from Wolves’ hitman Benik Afobe amid strong Norwich City interest Wolves' striker Benik Afobe has not asked for a transfer amid strong interest
No transfer request from Wolves’ hitman Benik Afobe amid strong Norwich City interest
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted yesterday
Wolves' striker Benik Afobe has not asked for a transfer amid strong interest from Norwich City. Photo: Daniel Hambury/PA Wire. Friday, August 28, 2015 Wolves... Read more
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Times of Malta
OIl prices down 73% while local power tariffs down 25% - PNPN deputy leader Mario de Marco said today that while the international oil pri
OIl prices down 73% while local power tariffs down 25% - PN
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
PN deputy leader Mario de Marco said today that while the international oil price was down 73%, local power tariffs had only been reduced by 25%. Speaking at a press conference, he that contrary to Labour slogans before the general election, the new... Read more
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Zawya
Omani tourist flow to Abu Dhabi grows 15 percentTravel & TourismThe Emirate hopes to attract more Omanis and expatriates who live in Oman with
Omani tourist flow to Abu Dhabi grows 15 percentTravel & Tourism
Zawya / Posted yesterday
The Emirate hopes to attract more Omanis and expatriates who live in Oman with its the diverse destinations that combine sea and water attractions, modern entertainment, desert spas and retreats, heritage and cultural sites and oases, said Sultan Al... Read more
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Times of Malta
The Dark Knight of MaltaContrary to the impression politicians sometimes tend to give, the role of the
The Dark Knight of Malta
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
Contrary to the impression politicians sometimes tend to give, the role of the government or the Opposition is not to save the country. Yes, there are those moments in history when a country needs saving. And yes, there are times when politicians are... Read more
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Times of Malta
Our reputation at stakeAs James Carville, the well-known strategist for Bill Clinton, so famously said
Our reputation at stake
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
As James Carville, the well-known strategist for Bill Clinton, so famously said decades ago, “It’s about the economy… stupid the one sure issue which historically makes or breaks governments at elections is the state of the economy. It is... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Room check: Alila Jabal Akhdar, OmanSharon Stephenson stays at Oman's remote five-star Alila Jabal Akhdar hotel. O
Room check: Alila Jabal Akhdar, Oman
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Sharon Stephenson stays at Oman's remote five-star Alila Jabal Akhdar hotel. Oman's luxurious Alila Jabal Akhdar property is perched on the edge of a canyon. Photo / Sharon Stephenson Where is it? Three hours from Muscat, Oman's capital, at the end... Read more
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Herald Sun
Penalties galore as City progress to quartersMELBOURNE City showed ominous early-season form and booked a spot in the FFA Cu
Penalties galore as City progress to quarters
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
MELBOURNE City showed ominous early-season form and booked a spot in the FFA Cup quarter-finals in the process with a 5-1 rout over Wellington Phoenix. City’s new-look attack starred as most got on the scoresheet on Wednesday, including new signing... Read more
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Times of Malta
PN demands explanations on residence permits scandalThe Nationalist Party insisted once more this afternoon that Prime Minister Jos
PN demands explanations on residence permits scandal
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
The Nationalist Party insisted once more this afternoon that Prime Minister Joseph Muscat should explain how he was tackling the scandal on the granting of residence permits, revealed when Joe Sammut was arraigned. PN Deputy Leader Beppe Fenech... Read more
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Times of Malta
Defender Cini in provisional squadPembroke Athleta defender Alex Cini was a surprise addition to Pietro Ghedin’s
Defender Cini in provisional squad
Times of Malta / Posted 2 days ago
Pembroke Athleta defender Alex Cini was a surprise addition to Pietro Ghedin’s provisional squad of 27 players for the European Championship Group H qualifiers against Italy and Azerbaijan. Last week, Cini played his part as Pembroke marked their... Read more
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Times of Malta
Tuned-up Blues hand the title to San ĠiljanSooner or later Neptunes Grimaldi’s five-year reign as Malta champions had to c
Tuned-up Blues hand the title to San Ġiljan
Times of Malta / Posted 2 days ago
Sooner or later Neptunes Grimaldi’s five-year reign as Malta champions had to come to an end. Sliema Frank Salt Real Estate sealed their fate yesterday when they produced some perky fare to win 12-10. The result means that the league title was... Read more
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Times of Malta
Return of paternalismTell us about the State, our father. Thus went a question by Emmy Bezzina, host
Return of paternalism
Times of Malta / Posted 2 days ago
Tell us about the State, our father. Thus went a question by Emmy Bezzina, host of the mid-1980s TV discussion show Anima, to the late Peter Serracino Inglott. In case you haven’t heard, it was a time of political arbitrariness and thug rule.... Read more
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WA Today
Melbourne City turn on the goals to move into FFA Cup quarter-finalsHarry Novillo of Melbourne City shoots on goal. Photo: Getty Images Melbourne
Melbourne City turn on the goals to move into FFA Cup quarter-finals
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
Harry Novillo of Melbourne City shoots on goal. Photo: Getty Images Melbourne City staked its claim as an FFA Cup contender blasting its way into the quarter-finals on Wednesday night. City scored four of their five goals in the first half en route... Read more
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KNAC.COM
CATHOUSE LIVE Unites Rock Fans WorldwideWednesday, August 26, 2015 @ 1:59 PM At August 15th Celebration- advertisement
CATHOUSE LIVE Unites Rock Fans Worldwide
KNAC.COM / Posted 2 days ago
Wednesday, August 26, 2015 @ 1:59 PM At August 15th Celebration- advertisement - Rock fans traveled from around the world and from various parts of the U.S. to be a part of Cathouse Live At Irvine Meadows presented by SiriusXM Hair Nation last... Read more
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Times of Malta
PL warns of incitement to harm the country as PN says it will argue case against power station in Malta and abroadThe Nationalist Party said today it would defend the national interest in the n
PL warns of incitement to harm the country as PN says it will argue case against power station in Malta and abroad
Times of Malta / Posted 2 days ago
The Nationalist Party said today it would defend the national interest in the new power station issue both before the Maltese Parliament and the European Parliament. It said that the prime minister had put his personal political interest before the... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
FFA Cup 2015: new-look attack fires Melbourne City past Wellington PhoenixMELBOURNE City showed ominous early-season form and booked a spot in the FFA Cu
FFA Cup 2015: new-look attack fires Melbourne City past Wellington Phoenix
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
MELBOURNE City showed ominous early-season form and booked a spot in the FFA Cup quarter-finals in the process with a 5-1 rout over Wellington Phoenix. City’s new-look attack starred as most got on the scoresheet on Wednesday, including new signing... Read more
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Herald Sun
Triple threat fires City into quartersBruno Fornaroli, centre, celebrates scoring City’s third goal. MELBOURNE City
Triple threat fires City into quarters
Herald Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Bruno Fornaroli, centre, celebrates scoring City’s third goal. MELBOURNE City showed ominous early-season form and booked a spot in the FFA Cup quarter-finals in the process with a 5-1 rout over Wellington Phoenix. City’s new-look attack starred as... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Triple threat fires City into quartersBruno Fornaroli, centre, celebrates scoring City’s third goal. MELBOURNE City
Triple threat fires City into quarters
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
Bruno Fornaroli, centre, celebrates scoring City’s third goal. MELBOURNE City showed ominous early-season form and booked a spot in the FFA Cup quarter-finals in the process with a 5-1 rout over Wellington Phoenix. City’s new-look attack starred as... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Triple threat fires City into quartersBruno Fornaroli, centre, celebrates scoring City’s third goal. MELBOURNE City
Triple threat fires City into quarters
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Bruno Fornaroli, centre, celebrates scoring City’s third goal. MELBOURNE City showed ominous early-season form and booked a spot in the FFA Cup quarter-finals in the process with a 5-1 rout over Wellington Phoenix. City’s new-look attack starred as... Read more
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The Age
Melbourne City turn on the goals to move into FFA Cup quarter-finalsHarry Novillo of Melbourne City shoots on goal. Photo: Getty Images Melbourne
Melbourne City turn on the goals to move into FFA Cup quarter-finals
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
Harry Novillo of Melbourne City shoots on goal. Photo: Getty Images Melbourne City staked its claim as an FFA Cup contender blasting its way into the quarter-finals on Wednesday night. City scored four of their five goals in the first half en route... Read more
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North Bay Bohemian
Musky BusinessIn Italy's Piedmont region, Moscato d'Asti is a refreshing, lightly effervescen
Musky Business
North Bay Bohemian / Posted 3 days ago
In Italy's Piedmont region, Moscato d'Asti is a refreshing, lightly effervescent and lightly sweet wine of some quality. In Alsace, France, Muscat Blanc is an aromatic and often dry wine. In California, Muscat was a marginal varietal until it got... Read more
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The Courier
Kidnap group face courtThree Ballarat people who allegedly kidnapped a man and left him with his jaw “
Kidnap group face court
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
Three Ballarat people who allegedly kidnapped a man and left him with his jaw “hanging off” are expected to be sentenced in September. FILE PHOTO: Three Ballarat people who allegedly kidnapped a man and left him with his jaw “hanging off” are... Read more
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Times of Malta
Żonqor decision still unacceptableJoseph Muscat’s government is laying the foundation stone for what could eventu
Żonqor decision still unacceptable
Times of Malta / Posted 3 days ago
Joseph Muscat’s government is laying the foundation stone for what could eventually lead to the destruction of one of the few remaining stretches of virgin coastal areas. In deciding to allow the building of part of a new university at Żonqor, the... Read more
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Zawya
Attractive buying opportunities prop-up in UAE stocks after routFinancial ServicesAttractive buying opportunities prop-up in UAE stocks after rout Tuesday, Aug
Attractive buying opportunities prop-up in UAE stocks after routFinancial Services
Zawya / Posted 3 days ago
Attractive buying opportunities prop-up in UAE stocks after rout Tuesday, Aug 25, 2015 Dubai: UAE stock markets have thrown some buying opportunities, with Dubai index losing nearly a fifth of its value from its 2015 high. On Tuesday, the Dubai... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
FFA Cup 2015 Preview: Round of 16 matchday one, with squads and match detailsLIKE that, the FFA Cup is back and Wednesday night sees the first four Round of
FFA Cup 2015 Preview: Round of 16 matchday one, with squads and match details
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
LIKE that, the FFA Cup is back and Wednesday night sees the first four Round of 16 games get underway. The all A-League clash between Adelaide United and Sydney FC, a re-match of last year’s quarter-final, is the showpiece game and will be broadcast... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Alicia Alonso and Cuban Ballet Company to SpainAlicia Alonso, Cuba's top ballerina and choreographer, will head the tour of Sp
Alicia Alonso and Cuban Ballet Company to Spain
Radio Angulo / Posted 3 days ago
Alicia Alonso, Cuba's top ballerina and choreographer, will head the tour of Spain that the National Ballet Company (BNC) will start on September 16, according to her interview with EFE. The BNC director, who will turn 95 on September 21, is... Read more
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New Kerala
Film on Indian expatriates in Gulf An Indian filmmaker is all set to bring the issues concerning Indian expatria
Film on Indian expatriates in Gulf
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
An Indian filmmaker is all set to bring the issues concerning Indian expatriates in the Gulf countries to the silver screen, a media report said. The film by P. Suneel Kumar Reddy, writer and director-producer... Read more
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Express and Star
From the archive - Bully's last hat-trick « Express & StarIn August 1998 they thrashed the Bees 5-0 with Steve Bull scoring his 18th and
From the archive - Bully's last hat-trick « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 4 days ago
In August 1998 they thrashed the Bees 5-0 with Steve Bull scoring his 18th and final Wolves hat-trick. Bully’s hat-trick, polished off with a thunderous header for his third goal, was joyously celebrated by the 15,000 home fans in attendance, not... Read more
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Times of Malta
Political U-turns, wild thyme and keeping an eye open for votesPrime Minister Joseph Muscat described the scaled-down Żonqor university projec
Political U-turns, wild thyme and keeping an eye open for votes
Times of Malta / Posted 4 days ago
Prime Minister Joseph Muscat described the scaled-down Żonqor university project as a fair and just compromise. Kurt Sansone asks whether the change was a U-turn or the result of political strategy. When government plans for a golf course at... Read more
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Times of Malta
It’s official, we’re bananaWhat a sneak this Labour government has turned out to be, and such a spoilsport
It’s official, we’re banana
Times of Malta / Posted 4 days ago
What a sneak this Labour government has turned out to be, and such a spoilsport too. If only government ministers took a joint vacation and left these islands in peace for some time, then some of us would be able to get some sleep. Instead they... Read more
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Times of Malta
Muscat urging players to stay grounded after landmark winPembroke Athleta had a dream start to life in the Premier League as in their fi
Muscat urging players to stay grounded after landmark win
Times of Malta / Posted 4 days ago
Pembroke Athleta had a dream start to life in the Premier League as in their first-ever appearance in the top flight they beat Qormi 2-1 to put three useful points on the board as they bid to avoid an immediate drop back to Division One at the end of... Read more
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Calcutta News
Indian chef Sanjeev Kapoor opens restaurant in Muscat India's popular chef and entrepreneur Sanjeev Kapoor has opened his restauran
Indian chef Sanjeev Kapoor opens restaurant in Muscat
Calcutta News / Posted 4 days ago
India's popular chef and entrepreneur Sanjeev Kapoor has opened his restaurant chain here in Oman, a media report said. The Yellow Chilli opened in Muscat offers spacious indoor seating for 95... Read more
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Times of Malta
PN complains of delay as Security Committee meeting is set for September 10Updated 5.45pm - The Nationalist Party criticised the government this afternoon
PN complains of delay as Security Committee meeting is set for September 10
Times of Malta / Posted 4 days ago
Updated 5.45pm - The Nationalist Party criticised the government this afternoon for delaying a meeting of the Security Committee to September 10. The meeting will discuss the granting of residence permits after Joe Sammut was arraigned last week and... Read more
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Gamasutra
Prettygreat’s debut game is Land SlidersAUSTRALIA, Brisbane — August 24th, 2015 – Land Sliders is a game all about inst
Prettygreat’s debut game is Land Sliders
Gamasutra / Posted 4 days ago
AUSTRALIA, Brisbane — August 24th, 2015 – Land Sliders is a game all about instant adventure, achievable with a revolution in touch controls based on behaviours every player is immediately familiar with – sliding, scrolling and swiping. Founded in... Read more
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New Kerala
Indian chef Sanjeev Kapoor opens restaurant in Muscat India's popular chef and entrepreneur Sanjeev Kapoor has opened his restauran
Indian chef Sanjeev Kapoor opens restaurant in Muscat
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
India's popular chef and entrepreneur Sanjeev Kapoor has opened his restaurant chain here in Oman, a media report said. The Yellow Chilli opened in Muscat offers spacious indoor seating for 95... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari to Canvass for Foreign Investment At Commonwealth ForumTo further boost his regimes international economic exposure President Muhammad
Buhari to Canvass for Foreign Investment At Commonwealth Forum
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
To further boost his regimes international economic exposure President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to lead Nigeria to the first forum of the Commonwealth Enterprise and Investment Council (CWEIC) holding alongside the meeting of the Commonwealth... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mkwasa Positive on Turkey CampThe national football team, Taifa Stars, head coach Charles Boniface Mkwasa, be
Mkwasa Positive on Turkey Camp
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The national football team, Taifa Stars, head coach Charles Boniface Mkwasa, believes the training camp in Turkey will help strengthen his side ahead of the forthcoming 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Nigeria. The Stars were expected to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mkwasa Picks 22 Players for Turkey TripNational football team, Taifa Stars coach, Charles Boniface Mkwasa, named 22 pl
Mkwasa Picks 22 Players for Turkey Trip
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
National football team, Taifa Stars coach, Charles Boniface Mkwasa, named 22 players who will jet off tomorrow for Turkey to prepare for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Nigeria's 'Super Eagles' set for September 5 at the National... Read more
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Times of Malta
Security committee to discuss visas scamThe government will convene a Security Committee meeting to discuss the issuing
Security committee to discuss visas scam
Times of Malta / Posted 5 days ago
The government will convene a Security Committee meeting to discuss the issuing of hundreds of illegitimate visas to Libyans, following a call by the Opposition, the Times of Malta can confirm. The Security Committee includes the prime minister, the... Read more
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Khaleej Times
The Wave in sight of a hat-trickThe Wave, Muscat is on course to claim a hat-trick of Extreme Sailing Series wi
The Wave in sight of a hat-trick
Khaleej Times / Posted 5 days ago
The Wave, Muscat is on course to claim a hat-trick of Extreme Sailing Series wins after dominating the action on the third day of racing in St Petersburg and stretching their lead at the top of the table, while Oman Air rose two places in the... Read more
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Sun Star
Pinoys repatriated from Oman near 300ALMOST 300 overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in Oman have returned to the Philip
Pinoys repatriated from Oman near 300
Sun Star / Posted 5 days ago
ALMOST 300 overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in Oman have returned to the Philippines following the sultanate's amnesty offer for foreign undocumented workers. In a statement, Labor Attaché to Oman Nasser Mustafa said Monday that the Philippine... Read more
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Football Australia
FFA Cup preview: Melbourne City FC v Wellington PhoenixMelbourne City FC v Wellington Phoenix Wednesday, 26 August 2015 AAMI Park, M
FFA Cup preview: Melbourne City FC v Wellington Phoenix
Football Australia / Posted 5 days ago
Melbourne City FC v Wellington Phoenix Wednesday, 26 August 2015 AAMI Park, Melbourne (VIC) Kick-off: 7:30pm local (7:30pm AEST) Referee: Lucien Laverdure Fourth Official: Luke Brennan AAR 1: Jonathan Barreiro Online Broadcast: Streamed online... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Tech sector faces challenges if the stock market slide continuesLast week's stock sell-off could upend an already confusing landscape for the U
Tech sector faces challenges if the stock market slide continues
Los Angeles Times / Posted 5 days ago
Last week's stock sell-off could upend an already confusing landscape for the U.S. technology sector. For a while last week it appeared tech stocks might escape relatively unscathed, even as the broader market headed down. But Friday's 3.5% loss for... Read more
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