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The Indian Express
Gujarat: Patan shifts kids, no more separate caste anganwadisAt anganwadi No. 159. Once it had only Dalits. (Express Photo by: Javed Raja)
Gujarat: Patan shifts kids, no more separate caste anganwadis
The Indian Express / Posted 11 hours ago
At anganwadi No. 159. Once it had only Dalits. (Express Photo by: Javed Raja) Nine children from anganwadi No. 159, which had only Dalit children, have been shifted to No. 160, while 19 children from the Thakore, Patel and Rawal communities in No.... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Sex abuse survivor says not leaving Vatican panelOne of two sex abuse survivors on Pope Francis' commission on the abuse of mino
Sex abuse survivor says not leaving Vatican panel
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted yesterday
One of two sex abuse survivors on Pope Francis' commission on the abuse of minors by the clergy has taken a leave of absence, the Vatican announced Saturday. But Peter Saunders, an outspoken critic of the papal commission, responded: "I have not... Read more
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My EastText
Sex abuse survivor says not leaving Vatican panelOne of two sex abuse survivors on Pope Francis' commission on the abuse of mino
Sex abuse survivor says not leaving Vatican panel
My EastText / Posted yesterday
One of two sex abuse survivors on Pope Francis' commission on the abuse of minors by the clergy has taken a leave of absence, the Vatican announced Saturday. But Peter Saunders, an outspoken critic of the papal commission, responded: "I have not... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Sex abuse survivor says not leaving Vatican panelOne of two sex abuse survivors on Pope Francis' commission on the abuse of mino
Sex abuse survivor says not leaving Vatican panel
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted yesterday
One of two sex abuse survivors on Pope Francis' commission on the abuse of minors by the clergy has taken a leave of absence, the Vatican announced Saturday. But Peter Saunders, an outspoken critic of the papal commission, responded: "I have not... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Women Have a Right to a Dignified LifeThe world is marking the International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital
Women Have a Right to a Dignified Life
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The world is marking the International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation on Saturday. Here in Kenya, the day will be marked in Tot, Elgeyo Marakwet County with several other activities planned for other hotspots in Samburu, Kajiado,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Religious leaders slam spanking banDurban - Religious leaders have slammed the call by the SA Human Rights Commiss
Religious leaders slam spanking ban
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Durban - Religious leaders have slammed the call by the SA Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) for a ban on parents spanking their children, and a pastor has suggested a national referendum on the issue. But children’s rights groups support the call,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gewe Project Leaves a Lot to Be Desired Among Chikwawa CommunitiesIt is a thing of the past that women were looked down to in terms of various as
Gewe Project Leaves a Lot to Be Desired Among Chikwawa Communities
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
It is a thing of the past that women were looked down to in terms of various aspects of life ranging from job opportunities, decision making or even providing their homes other necessities in need. The Catholic Commission for Justice and Peace... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Banning Child and Forced Marriages Is Gaining Tractionthe claim legitimately marks the issue as a regional and continental problem. I
Banning Child and Forced Marriages Is Gaining Traction
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
the claim legitimately marks the issue as a regional and continental problem. In 2015 Unicef released a report on child marriages which highlighted the scale of the problem on the continent. The reasons for the phenomenon of child... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Women's Rights First - AU SummitCairo — Despite the enormous challenges facing Africa now, the leaders of its 1
Women's Rights First - AU Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Cairo — Despite the enormous challenges facing Africa now, the leaders of its 1.2 billion plus inhabitants have decided to spotlight the issue of Human Rights With a Particular Focus on the Rights of Women in their 26th summit held in Addis Ababa on... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Rosy outlook: Oklahoma faith community marks 25th anniversary of sanctity-of-life rally called Rose Dayfilled with tears as he looked out and saw the people — men and women, young an
Rosy outlook: Oklahoma faith community marks 25th anniversary of sanctity-of-life rally called Rose Day
The Oklahoman / Posted 9 days ago
filled with tears as he looked out and saw the people — men and women, young and old — who gathered to show their support for sanctity of human life. That Sunday gathering in 1990 — "a breakout day" — remains so important to Jordan that a picture... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Somalia's Human Rights Record Examined Under the UN Human Rights Council's Universal Periodic ReviewGeneva - Somalia's human rights record was reviewed under the UN Human Rights C
Somalia's Human Rights Record Examined Under the UN Human Rights Council's Universal Periodic Review
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Geneva - Somalia's human rights record was reviewed under the UN Human Rights Council's Universal Periodic Review (UPR) Working Group yesterday for the second time in history. The Federal Government of Somalia was represented in Geneva by a strong... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
AP INVESTIGATION: Feds' failures imperil migrant childrenLOS ANGELES (AP) - As tens of thousands of children fleeing violence in Central
AP INVESTIGATION: Feds' failures imperil migrant children
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 13 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - As tens of thousands of children fleeing violence in Central America crossed the border in search of safe harbor, overwhelmed U.S. officials weakened child protection policies, placing some young migrants in homes where they were... Read more
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The Columbian
AP INVESTIGATION: Feds’ failures imperil migrant childrenLOS ANGELES — As tens of thousands of children fleeing violence in Central Amer
AP INVESTIGATION: Feds’ failures imperil migrant children
The Columbian / Posted 13 days ago
LOS ANGELES — As tens of thousands of children fleeing violence in Central America crossed the border in search of safe harbor, overwhelmed U.S. officials weakened child protection policies, placing some young migrants in homes where they were... Read more
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Philly.com
AP INVESTIGATION: Feds' failures imperil migrant children"This is clearly the tip of the iceberg," said Jacqueline Bhabha, research dire
AP INVESTIGATION: Feds' failures imperil migrant children
Philly.com / Posted 13 days ago
"This is clearly the tip of the iceberg," said Jacqueline Bhabha, research director at the FXB Center for Health and Human Rights at Harvard University. "We would never release domestic children to private settings with as little... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
AP INVESTIGATION: Feds' failures imperil migrant children - LOS ANGELES ( — As tens of thousands of children fleeing violence in Central America crossed the border in search of safe harbor overwhelmed U.S. officials weakened child protection po...Without enough beds to house the record numbers of young arrivals, the U.S. Dep
AP INVESTIGATION: Feds' failures imperil migrant children - LOS ANGELES ( — As tens of thousands of children fleeing violence in Central America crossed the border in search of safe harbor overwhelmed U.S. officials weakened child protection po...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 13 days ago
Without enough beds to house the record numbers of young arrivals, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services lowered its safety standards during border surges in the last three years to swiftly move children out of government shelters and into... Read more
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The Signal
Feds' failures imperil migrant childrenWithout enough beds to house the record numbers of young arrivals, the U.S. Dep
Feds' failures imperil migrant children
The Signal / Posted 13 days ago
Without enough beds to house the record numbers of young arrivals, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services lowered its safety standards during border surges in the last three years to swiftly movechildren out of government shelters and into... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Feds' failures imperil migrant children The Dispatch public affairs team talks politics and tackles state and federal
Feds' failures imperil migrant children
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 13 days ago
The Dispatch public affairs team talks politics and tackles state and federal government issues in the Buckeye Forum podcast. Your Right to Know As tens of thousands of children fleeing violence in Central... Read more
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OJornal News
AP investigation: Feds’ failures imperil migrant children Marvin Velasco, 15, right, poses for a photo with his new sponsor, Ingrid Ain
AP investigation: Feds’ failures imperil migrant children
OJornal News / Posted 13 days ago
Marvin Velasco, 15, right, poses for a photo with his new sponsor, Ingrid Ainspac, at their home in Los Angeles on Monday, Jan. 11, 2016. After escaping from a previous sponsor who was... Read more
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Daily Examiner
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours listTHE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, h
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours list
Daily Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
THE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, has approved awards announced today in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. The Australia Day 2016 Honours List recognises a diverse range of contributions and service... Read more
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Northern Star
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours listTHE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, h
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours list
Northern Star / Posted 13 days ago
THE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, has approved awards announced today in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. The Australia Day 2016 Honours List recognises a diverse range of contributions and service... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours listTHE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, h
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours list
The Daily Mercury / Posted 13 days ago
THE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, has approved awards announced today in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. The Australia Day 2016 Honours List recognises a diverse range of contributions and service... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours listTHE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, h
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours list
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
THE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, has approved awards announced today in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. The Australia Day 2016 Honours List recognises a diverse range of contributions and service... Read more
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Queensland Times
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours listTHE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, h
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours list
Queensland Times / Posted 13 days ago
THE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, has approved awards announced today in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. The Australia Day 2016 Honours List recognises a diverse range of contributions and service... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours listTHE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, h
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours list
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
THE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, has approved awards announced today in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. The Australia Day 2016 Honours List recognises a diverse range of contributions and service... Read more
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News Mail
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours listTHE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, h
AUSTRALIA DAY HONOURS: The full honours list
News Mail / Posted 13 days ago
THE GOVERNOR-General and Chancellor of the Order of Australia Peter Cosgrove, has approved awards announced today in the Australia Day 2016 Honours List. The Australia Day 2016 Honours List recognises a diverse range of contributions and service... Read more
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Orange County Register
AP INVESTIGATION: Feds' failures imperil migrant childrenLOS ANGELES – As tens of thousands of children fleeing violence in Central Amer
AP INVESTIGATION: Feds' failures imperil migrant children
Orange County Register / Posted 13 days ago
LOS ANGELES – As tens of thousands of children fleeing violence in Central America crossed the border in search of safe harbor, overwhelmed U.S. officials weakened child protection policies, placing some young migrants in homes where they were... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
POLICY PITFALL: Feds' failures imperil migrant childrenLOS ANGELES (AP) — As tens of thousands of children fleeing violence in Central
POLICY PITFALL: Feds' failures imperil migrant children
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 13 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) — As tens of thousands of children fleeing violence in Central America crossed the border in search of safe harbor, overwhelmed U.S. officials weakened child protection policies, placing some young migrants in homes where they were... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
AP investigation: Feds' failures imperil migrant childrenLOS ANGELES (AP) — As tens of thousands of children fleeing violence in Central
AP investigation: Feds' failures imperil migrant children
The Record Searchlight / Posted 14 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) — As tens of thousands of children fleeing violence in Central America crossed the border in search of safe harbor, overwhelmed U.S. officials weakened child protection policies, placing some young migrants in homes where they were... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
AP INVESTIGATION: Feds' failures imperil migrant childrenLOS ANGELES (AP) — As tens of thousands of children fleeing violence in Central
AP INVESTIGATION: Feds' failures imperil migrant children
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 14 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) — As tens of thousands of children fleeing violence in Central America crossed the border in search of safe harbor, overwhelmed U.S. officials weakened child protection policies, placing some young migrants in homes where they were... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
AP INVESTIGATION: Feds' failures imperil migrant childrenLOS ANGELES (AP) � As tens of thousands of children fleeing violence in Central
AP INVESTIGATION: Feds' failures imperil migrant children
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 14 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) � As tens of thousands of children fleeing violence in Central America crossed the border in search of safe harbor, overwhelmed U.S. officials weakened child protection policies, placing some young migrants in homes where they were... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
AP INVESTIGATION: Feds' failures imperil migrant childrenLOS ANGELES (AP) � As tens of thousands of children fleeing violence in Central
AP INVESTIGATION: Feds' failures imperil migrant children
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) � As tens of thousands of children fleeing violence in Central America crossed the border in search of safe harbor, overwhelmed U.S. officials weakened child protection policies, placing some young migrants in homes where they were... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
AP INVESTIGATION: Feds' failures imperil migrant childrenLOS ANGELES (AP) � As tens of thousands of children fleeing violence in Central
AP INVESTIGATION: Feds' failures imperil migrant children
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 14 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) � As tens of thousands of children fleeing violence in Central America crossed the border in search of safe harbor, overwhelmed U.S. officials weakened child protection policies, placing some young migrants in homes where they were... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
AP INVESTIGATION: Feds' failures imperil migrant childrenLOS ANGELES (AP) � As tens of thousands of children fleeing violence in Central
AP INVESTIGATION: Feds' failures imperil migrant children
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) � As tens of thousands of children fleeing violence in Central America crossed the border in search of safe harbor, overwhelmed U.S. officials weakened child protection policies, placing some young migrants in homes where they were... Read more
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Daily Herald
AP INVESTIGATION: Feds' failures imperil migrant childrenLOS ANGELES -- As tens of thousands of children fleeing violence in Central Ame
AP INVESTIGATION: Feds' failures imperil migrant children
Daily Herald / Posted 14 days ago
LOS ANGELES -- As tens of thousands of children fleeing violence in Central America crossed the border in search of safe harbor, overwhelmed U.S. officials weakened child protection policies, placing some young migrants in homes where they were... Read more
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ABC News
AP INVESTIGATION: Feds' Failures Imperil Migrant ChildrenAs tens of thousands of children fleeing violence in Central America crossed th
AP INVESTIGATION: Feds' Failures Imperil Migrant Children
ABC News / Posted 14 days ago
As tens of thousands of children fleeing violence in Central America crossed the border in search of safe harbor, overwhelmed U.S. officials weakened child protection policies, placing some young migrants in homes where they were sexually assaulted,... Read more
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heraldscotland
Bizarre extradition case: The Glasgow sex criminal, the FBI probe and the religious conversionthe 35-year-old, who is appealing his conviction to the UK Supreme Court, is al
Bizarre extradition case: The Glasgow sex criminal, the FBI probe and the religious conversion
heraldscotland / Posted 14 days ago
the 35-year-old, who is appealing his conviction to the UK Supreme Court, is also wanted by the FBI and was the subject of an Interpol Red Notice, meaning any country finding him should alert the USA. That order was in connection with an alleged... Read more
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heraldscotland
Religious conversion, a convicted Glasgow sex attacker, and the FBI's multi-million dollar mortgage scam probe ... Edinburgh Court setting for most bizarre extradition hearing everthe 35-year-old, who is appealing his conviction to the UK Supreme Court, is al
Religious conversion, a convicted Glasgow sex attacker, and the FBI's multi-million dollar mortgage scam probe ... Edinburgh Court setting for most bizarre extradition hearing ever
heraldscotland / Posted 14 days ago
the 35-year-old, who is appealing his conviction to the UK Supreme Court, is also wanted by the FBI and was the subject of an Interpol Red Notice, meaning any country finding him should alert the USA. That order was in connection with an alleged... Read more
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The New Yorker
In Ronnie’s CourtPhotograph by Ralph Crane / LIFE Picture Collection / Getty ON BEING BORN AND O
In Ronnie’s Court
The New Yorker / Posted 15 days ago
Photograph by Ralph Crane / LIFE Picture Collection / Getty ON BEING BORN AND OTHER ADVENTURES I have seen the house often. Cheerful aunts have bellowed its name at me as we skim by: “That’s the place, David!” (In real life my first name is... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Cops tied to INC under fireMANNER OF ARREST IRREGULAR Former Justice Secretary Leila de Lima calls the man
Cops tied to INC under fire
Inquirier.net / Posted 17 days ago
MANNER OF ARREST IRREGULAR Former Justice Secretary Leila de Lima calls the manner by which policemen arrested former Iglesia ni Cristo worker Lowel Menorca II “plain hooliganism.” Menorca is now detained in the Ermita police station in Manila on... Read more
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Aljazeera
Closure of Rwanda genocide orphanages exacts heavy tollKarongi, Rwanda - Four years ago, Rwanda took the radical decision to begin sh
Closure of Rwanda genocide orphanages exacts heavy toll
Aljazeera / Posted 17 days ago
Karongi, Rwanda - Four years ago, Rwanda took the radical decision to begin shutting down all of its orphanages - a move that would have made it the first country in Africa to do so. The 1994 genocide, in which almost a million Tutsis and moderate... Read more
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Daily Mail
Police RIGHT to stop 'data mule' carrying Edward Snowden's secretsPolice and MI5 decision to stop 'data mule' carrying Edward Snowden's secrets t
Police RIGHT to stop 'data mule' carrying Edward Snowden's secrets
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
Police and MI5 decision to stop 'data mule' carrying Edward Snowden's secrets through Heathrow for his Guardian journalist partner was LAWFUL, judges rule David Miranda has lost his claim that police unlawfully held him in 2013 Was taking Snowden... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Rate of Indigenous children in child protection 'almost equivalent to another Stolen Generation'The rate of Indigenous Australians in the child protection system has reached "
Rate of Indigenous children in child protection 'almost equivalent to another Stolen Generation'
Kiama Independent / Posted 19 days ago
The rate of Indigenous Australians in the child protection system has reached "epidemic levels". The rate of Indigenous Australians entering the child protection system has reached "epidemic levels" and is one of the most pressing human rights... Read more
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The Hindu
Towards a life of dignity and independenceIt was the United Nations’ International Day of Persons with Disabilities on De
Towards a life of dignity and independence
The Hindu / Posted 20 days ago
It was the United Nations’ International Day of Persons with Disabilities on December 3, but with a difference in Delhi. The 2015 commemoration coincided with 20 years of the passage of the relevant law, The Persons with Disabilities Act, 1995 — the... Read more
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The Manila Times
What Philippine officials found in child detention centersJanuary 16, 2016 10:20 pm “HOUSES of Horror” is how one visitor described the
What Philippine officials found in child detention centers
The Manila Times / Posted 22 days ago
January 16, 2016 10:20 pm “HOUSES of Horror” is how one visitor described the centers where children are held illegally behind bars or in cages. Senior Philippine officials responsible for... Read more
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The New Statesman
The optimism errorTake care of the rest of creation Philip Hoare Among all the proscriptions in
The optimism error
The New Statesman / Posted 23 days ago
Take care of the rest of creation Philip Hoare Among all the proscriptions in Moses’s mountainous memoranda, the most glaring omission must be any acknowledgement of humanity’s responsibility for the planet. Not least considering that it was hardly... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Full text of Gov. John Hickenlooper's State of the State speechtoday isn't just due to my recent engagement. Thank you. I'm a very lucky man.
Full text of Gov. John Hickenlooper's State of the State speech
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
today isn't just due to my recent engagement. Thank you. I'm a very lucky man. And I know I'm not the only one looking forward to the Broncos beating the Steelers on Sunday. I'm grateful and excited to be here with you today, in the state... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper delivers State of the Statetoday isn’t just due to my recent engagement. Thank you. I’m a very lucky man.
Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper delivers State of the State
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 24 days ago
today isn’t just due to my recent engagement. Thank you. I’m a very lucky man. And I know I’m not the only one looking forward to the Broncos beating the Steelers on Sunday. I’m grateful and excited to be here with you today, in the state... Read more
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Denver Post
Full text of Gov. John Hickenlooper's State of the State speechtoday isn't just due to my recent engagement. Thank you. I'm a very lucky man.
Full text of Gov. John Hickenlooper's State of the State speech
Denver Post / Posted 24 days ago
today isn't just due to my recent engagement. Thank you. I'm a very lucky man. And I know I'm not the only one looking forward to the Broncos beating the Steelers on Sunday. I'm grateful and excited to be here with you today, in the state... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Harmful Cultural Practices Resurface and Threaten HIV ResponseTraditional practices in Malawi that had disappeared such as 'fish for sex' are
Harmful Cultural Practices Resurface and Threaten HIV Response
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
Traditional practices in Malawi that had disappeared such as 'fish for sex' are gradually resurfacing, much to the alarm of those working on the national HIV response. 'Fish for sex' is transactional sex in which girls and women offer sex services... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
'Built to Lead': Cuomo delivers joint State of the State, Budget AddressAlbany, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Governor Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday delivered his 2
'Built to Lead': Cuomo delivers joint State of the State, Budget Address
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 25 days ago
Albany, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Governor Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday delivered his 2016 State of the State and Executive Budget Address at the Empire State Plaza Convention Center in Albany. The theme of the Governor’s agenda for the year is “Built to... Read more
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