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Boston Herald
Leaders call for action vs. BLS headBlack leaders are turning up the heat on city officials to discipline — even fi
Leaders call for action vs. BLS head
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Black leaders are turning up the heat on city officials to discipline — even fire — the headmaster of Boston Latin School in light of claims she blew off social media activity that sparked racial tensions at the elite exam school. A group of 13... Read more
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New Kerala
Greek minister's home targeted by petrol bombsAthens, Jan 31 : The central Athens residence of Greek State Minister Alekos Fl
Greek minister's home targeted by petrol bombs
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
Athens, Jan 31 : The central Athens residence of Greek State Minister Alekos Flambouraris was targeted on Saturday with petrol bombs for a second time in two months by a group of unidentified assailants. No injuries but only material damages were... Read more
14d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Activist files charges against soldiers who 'abducted' himMr Sirawith at Khlong Luang police station in Pathum Thani. He accused soldiers
Activist files charges against soldiers who 'abducted' him
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 14 days ago
Mr Sirawith at Khlong Luang police station in Pathum Thani. He accused soldiers of committing illegal detention against him when they busted him at Thammasat University's Rangsit campuson on Wednesday night. (Post Today photo) Related... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Prawit: Political assembly ban won't be liftedRelated Stories The government on Monday brushed aside calls by human rights w
Prawit: Political assembly ban won't be lifted
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 14 days ago
Related Stories The government on Monday brushed aside calls by human rights watchdog Amnesty International to lift the ban on political assembly and activities, saying it was an "internal affair" and not for debate. “We have been imposing this for... Read more
15d
The Hindu
Exchange of fire with Naxals in WarangalAn exchange of fire took place between the police and naxals affiliated to CPI
Exchange of fire with Naxals in Warangal
The Hindu / Posted 15 days ago
An exchange of fire took place between the police and naxals affiliated to CPI (ML) New Democracy in the early hours of Sunday in the forest abutting Kothaguda mandal in Warangal District of Telangana. The exchange of fire took place near Doragari... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Greece's Tsipras set to promise that Greek upturn is nearATHENS - He came to power vowing a debt revolution, but after a rollercoaster y
Greece's Tsipras set to promise that Greek upturn is near
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 16 days ago
ATHENS - He came to power vowing a debt revolution, but after a rollercoaster year of economic meltdown forcing him to abandon his election promises, a less bouncy but still charismatic Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is facing the music. Alexis... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Greece’s Tsipras facing the music after rollercoaster year in powerGreece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras arrives for an emergency EU heads of sta
Greece’s Tsipras facing the music after rollercoaster year in power
Inquirier.net / Posted 16 days ago
Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras arrives for an emergency EU heads of state summit on the migrant crisis at the EU Council building in Brussels on Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015. AP File Photo ATHENS, Greece—He came to power vowing a debt... Read more
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ABC News
Essebsi Warns IS Could Sneak Into TunisiaTunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi warns that Islamic State group militants i
Essebsi Warns IS Could Sneak Into Tunisia
ABC News / Posted 16 days ago
Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi warns that Islamic State group militants in neighboring Libya could use the unrest that has spread to cities and towns around Tunisia to sneak into the country. But he also sent citizens an upbeat message, vowing... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
One more student activist released, one more surrendersApisit Supnaphaphun is taken to the Bangkok Military Court on Friday. The court
One more student activist released, one more surrenders
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 17 days ago
Apisit Supnaphaphun is taken to the Bangkok Military Court on Friday. The court refused a police request to detain him further, and he was released.(Photo by Jiraporn Kuhakan) Related Stories Another student activist facing charges of defying a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Four held for opposing Thai military ruleBangkok - Authorities in Thailand have arrested members of a student group oppo
Four held for opposing Thai military rule
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
Bangkok - Authorities in Thailand have arrested members of a student group opposed to military rule, including one snatched off the street and bundled into a vehicle that took him away. Four members of the New Democracy Movement were taken to... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Four student activists releasedMr Sirawith is escorted from the Bangkok Military Court after a request for his
Four student activists released
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 18 days ago
Mr Sirawith is escorted from the Bangkok Military Court after a request for his detention was turned down. (Photo by Wichan Charoenkiatpakul) Related Stories Four student activists taken into custody on Wednesday and Thursday have been released... Read more
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Aljazeera
Thai man jailed for six years over Facebook postsA court in Thailand has sentenced a man to six years in prison for violating th
Thai man jailed for six years over Facebook posts
Aljazeera / Posted 18 days ago
A court in Thailand has sentenced a man to six years in prison for violating the country's royal defamation laws over Facebook posts deemed offensive to the king. Bangkok Criminal Court said on Wednesday that 46-year-old Piya Julkittiphan was... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Thai junta under fire over detention of student activist Ja NewTHAI military personnel apprehended a prominent student activist yesterday nigh
Thai junta under fire over detention of student activist Ja New
Asian Correspondent / Posted 18 days ago
THAI military personnel apprehended a prominent student activist yesterday night and then allegedly subjected him to abuse before dropping him off at a police station. The student activist in question, Sirawith Seritiwat, who is also known as Ja... Read more
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ABC News
Thai Authorities Arrest 4 Students Opposed to Military RuleAuthorities in Thailand have arrested members of a student group opposed to mil
Thai Authorities Arrest 4 Students Opposed to Military Rule
ABC News / Posted 18 days ago
Authorities in Thailand have arrested members of a student group opposed to military rule, including one snatched off the street and bundled into a vehicle that took him away. Four members of the New Democracy Movement were taken to military court... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Thai authorities arrest four over attempted protestBANGKOK: Thai authorities arrested a group of activists wanted for attempting t
Thai authorities arrest four over attempted protest
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
BANGKOK: Thai authorities arrested a group of activists wanted for attempting to demonstrate against the military last month, police said on Thursday, the latest arrest of dissidents in the junta-ruled country. Soldiers detained one student activist... Read more
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Rappler
Thai junta accused of arbitrary detention of studentBANGKOK, Thailand – A student activist was snatched from a Bangkok street, bund
Thai junta accused of arbitrary detention of student
Rappler / Posted 18 days ago
BANGKOK, Thailand – A student activist was snatched from a Bangkok street, bundled into a car and assaulted by soldiers, his lawyer said Thursday, January 21, in a dramatic act of military muscle-flexing apparently caught on CCTV. Widely circulated... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
4 student activists swept up for Rajabhakti protestSirawith Seritiwat, leader of the New Democracy Movement, talks with officers a
4 student activists swept up for Rajabhakti protest
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 18 days ago
Sirawith Seritiwat, leader of the New Democracy Movement, talks with officers at Thon Buri railway police station following his arrest by soldiers outside Thammasat University late Wednesday night. (Photo by Wichan Charoenkiatpakul) Related... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Student activist swept up by military for Rajabhakti protestSirawith “Ja Niew” Seritiwat, waves from the door of a train bound for Rajabhak
Student activist swept up by military for Rajabhakti protest
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 18 days ago
Sirawith “Ja Niew” Seritiwat, waves from the door of a train bound for Rajabhakti Park in Hua Hin on Dec 7. (Photo from Thailand Human Rights Campaign UK Twitter account) Related Stories A student activist wanted for attempting a politically... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Welcome to Our New EditorWe are delighted to have Leila Dee Dougan as our new editor this year. She fill
Welcome to Our New Editor
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
We are delighted to have Leila Dee Dougan as our new editor this year. She fills the big shoes of veteran journalist Sylvia Vollenhoven, our founding editor who went the extra mile in laying the foundation of the site. We have no doubt that she will... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
DA leader Maimane doesn’t want racist votesMmusi Maimane doesn’t want racists making their mark for the Democratic Allianc
DA leader Maimane doesn’t want racist votes
Daily Dispatch / Posted 20 days ago
Mmusi Maimane doesn’t want racists making their mark for the Democratic Alliance (DA) in the local government polls. The party leader said on Tuesday “that’s because racists are not welcome in the DA”. DA leader Mmusi Maimane says racists are not... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Maimane Meeting - We Don't Know Why We're Here, Say Some Black Audience MembersWhile Mmusi Maimane made a call on all racists to not vote for his party on Tue
Maimane Meeting - We Don't Know Why We're Here, Say Some Black Audience Members
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
While Mmusi Maimane made a call on all racists to not vote for his party on Tuesday, five people in the front row of the auditorium at the Apartheid Museum said they were not even sure why they were there. Lucky Black said he and his colleagues were... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Maimane meeting: We don't know why we're here, say some black audience membersDA leader Mmusi Maimane. (Wim Pretorius, News24) Johannesburg - While Mmusi Ma
Maimane meeting: We don't know why we're here, say some black audience members
News 24 South Africa / Posted 20 days ago
DA leader Mmusi Maimane. (Wim Pretorius, News24) Johannesburg - While Mmusi Maimane made a call on all racists to not vote for his party on Tuesday, five people in the front row of the auditorium at the Apartheid Museum said they were not even sure... Read more
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20d
The Times & The Sunday Times
We don't know why we're here, say some black audience members at Maimane meetingLucky Black said he and his colleagues were picked up by members of the Democra
We don't know why we're here, say some black audience members at Maimane meeting
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 20 days ago
Lucky Black said he and his colleagues were picked up by members of the Democratic Alliance (DA) in the Johannesburg CBD and asked to attend the briefing. "They just told us that we should come to an important speech, but we weren't told why or what... Read more
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20d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Maimane doesn’t want racist votesThe party leader said on Tuesday “that’s because racists are not welcome in the
Maimane doesn’t want racist votes
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 20 days ago
The party leader said on Tuesday “that’s because racists are not welcome in the DA”. “And if you’re a racist and you are thinking of voting for the DA‚ please don’t. We are not the party for you‚” he told the audience at the Apartheid Museum. He... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Maimane doesn’t want racist votesMmusi Maimane doesn’t want racists making their mark for the Democratic Allianc
Maimane doesn’t want racist votes
Daily Dispatch / Posted 20 days ago
Mmusi Maimane doesn’t want racists making their mark for the Democratic Alliance (DA) in the local government polls. The party leader said on Tuesday “that’s because racists are not welcome in the DA”. DA leader Mmusi Maimane says racists are not... Read more
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iol.co.za
#MmusiOnRace: the full speechThis speech was delivered by Mmusi Maimane at the Apartheid Museum in Joburg on
#MmusiOnRace: the full speech
iol.co.za / Posted 20 days ago
This speech was delivered by Mmusi Maimane at the Apartheid Museum in Joburg on Tuesday. I stand before you as a child of Soweto, a proudly Black South African, a son of the African soil. I stand proud to live in a country that is no longer the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
If you are a racist, don't vote DA - Mmusi Maimane's full speech on raceLadies and gentlemen Fellow South Africans Bagaetsho Dumelang I stand befor
If you are a racist, don't vote DA - Mmusi Maimane's full speech on race
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 20 days ago
Ladies and gentlemen Fellow South Africans Bagaetsho Dumelang I stand before you as a child of Soweto, a proudly Black South African, a son of the African soil. I stand proud to live in a country that is no longer the skunk of the world, proud... Read more
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20d
The Inyo Register
Oct. 4)1777 – Battle of Germantown: Troops under George Washington are repelled by Bri
Oct. 4)
The Inyo Register / Posted 20 days ago
1777 – Battle of Germantown: Troops under George Washington are repelled by British troops under Sir William Howe. 1779 – The Fort Wilson Riot takes place. 1795 – Napoleon Bonaparte first rises to national prominence with a "Whiff of Grapeshot",... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Democracy activists turn summonses into cranes as they vow not to foldA bird in the hand: New Democracy Movement activists fold summonses into paper
Democracy activists turn summonses into cranes as they vow not to fold
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 22 days ago
A bird in the hand: New Democracy Movement activists fold summonses into paper cranes at Thon Buri train station in an act of defiance against charges of illegal assembly. (Photo by Patipat Janthong) Democracy activists who face charges over a... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Greek workers march on parliamentGreek workers have marched through the streets of Athens to protest against the
Greek workers march on parliament
Otago Daily Times / Posted 22 days ago
Greek workers have marched through the streets of Athens to protest against the leftist-led government's planned pension reform, which the country's international creditors have demanded as part of its third bailout. About 3,000 public and private... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Police fail to arrest Rajabhakti protestersSiriwich Serithiwat (second from right) and friends show off origami birds made
Police fail to arrest Rajabhakti protesters
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 23 days ago
Siriwich Serithiwat (second from right) and friends show off origami birds made from arrest warrants after declaring their refusal to submit to the justice process under "dictatorship" at Thon Buri train station on Saturday. (Photo by Patipat... Read more
28d
The China Post
Reformist lawmaker elected Greek opposition leader ATHENS, Greece, AP Greece's conservative opposition New Democracy party elec
Reformist lawmaker elected Greek opposition leader
The China Post / Posted 28 days ago
ATHENS, Greece, AP Greece's conservative opposition New Democracy party elected a reformist on Sunday as its new leader. Former administrative reform minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis defeated party... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Reformist lawmaker elected Greek opposition leaderATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's conservative opposition New Democracy party elec
Reformist lawmaker elected Greek opposition leader
Lake Placid News / Posted 28 days ago
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's conservative opposition New Democracy party elected a reformist on Sunday as its new leader. Former administrative reform minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis defeated party stalwart Evangelos Meimarakis in a leadership... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Reformist lawmaker elected Greek opposition leaderATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's conservative opposition New Democracy party elec
Reformist lawmaker elected Greek opposition leader
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 28 days ago
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's conservative opposition New Democracy party elected a reformist on Sunday as its new leader. Former administrative reform minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis defeated party stalwart Evangelos Meimarakis in a leadership... Read more
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28d
ABC News
Reformist Lawmaker Elected Greek Opposition LeaderGreece's conservative opposition New Democracy party elected a reformist on Sun
Reformist Lawmaker Elected Greek Opposition Leader
ABC News / Posted 28 days ago
Greece's conservative opposition New Democracy party elected a reformist on Sunday as its new leader. Former administrative reform minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis defeated party stalwart Evangelos Meimarakis in a leadership contest open to all party... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
No-nonsense reformer takes over Greek conservative party Published: 11 January 2016 7:31 AM Kyriakos Mitsotakis casts his ballot for
No-nonsense reformer takes over Greek conservative party
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 28 days ago
Published: 11 January 2016 7:31 AM Kyriakos Mitsotakis casts his ballot for the nationwide voting for new party's leader, inside a polling station at Kifissia suburb, north of Athens, Greece.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Greek conservatives elect new leader to challenge PM Alexis TsiprasATHENS: Greek conservatives elected Kyriakos Mitsotakis as their new leader on
Greek conservatives elect new leader to challenge PM Alexis Tsipras
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 28 days ago
ATHENS: Greek conservatives elected Kyriakos Mitsotakis as their new leader on Sunday, hoping he can revive their fortunes and challenge leftist Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, still popular despite opting for austerity. The conservative New... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Reformist lawmaker elected Greek opposition leaderCandidate Kyriakos Mitsotakis, center, waves to supporters as he leaves a polli
Reformist lawmaker elected Greek opposition leader
Houston Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
Candidate Kyriakos Mitsotakis, center, waves to supporters as he leaves a polling station at Kifissia suburb, north of Athens, on Sunday, Jan. 10, 2016. Greece's conservative New Democracy party conducts a nationwide voting to elect a new... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Reformist lawmaker elected Greek opposition leaderCandidate Kyriakos Mitsotakis, center, waves to supporters as he leaves a polli
Reformist lawmaker elected Greek opposition leader
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 28 days ago
Candidate Kyriakos Mitsotakis, center, waves to supporters as he leaves a polling station at Kifissia suburb, north of Athens, on Sunday, Jan. 10, 2016. Greece's conservative New Democracy party conducts a nationwide voting to elect a new... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Reformist lawmaker elected Greek opposition leaderCandidate Kyriakos Mitsotakis, center, waves to supporters as he leaves a polli
Reformist lawmaker elected Greek opposition leader
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 28 days ago
Candidate Kyriakos Mitsotakis, center, waves to supporters as he leaves a polling station at Kifissia suburb, north of Athens, on Sunday, Jan. 10, 2016. Greece's conservative New Democracy party conducts a nationwide voting to elect a new leader. (AP... Read more
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