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The News & Observer
New 13th District sets up crowded GOP primarysets up crowded GOP primary | News & Observer May 28, 2016 2:19 PM 17 Repub
New 13th District sets up crowded GOP primary
The News & Observer / Posted an hour ago
sets up crowded GOP primary | News & Observer May 28, 2016 2:19 PM 17 Republican candidates filed for June 7 primary Well-known names might not have the advantage Race is too complex to gauge,... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte camp: Time for unity, cooperationDAVAO CITY, Philippines – Sen. Alan Peter Cayetano is hopeful that all branches
Duterte camp: Time for unity, cooperation
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 hours ago
DAVAO CITY, Philippines – Sen. Alan Peter Cayetano is hopeful that all branches of government will be on “cooperation mode” once the administration of incoming president Rodrigo Duterte assumes office, even if some sectors do not agree with his... Read more
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Irish Examiner
‘Stellar’ leader Josephine Feehily not afraid of courting controversy | Irish Examiner Limerick native Josephine Feehily is the chairwoman of the
‘Stellar’ leader Josephine Feehily not afraid of courting controversy
Irish Examiner / Posted 19 hours ago
| Irish Examiner Limerick native Josephine Feehily is the chairwoman of the newly established Policing... Read more
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ESPN
Power Dynamics in Esports - The WESA experimentTwo weeks ago, ESL launched the World Esports Association (WESA), an entity des
Power Dynamics in Esports - The WESA experiment
ESPN / Posted 20 hours ago
Two weeks ago, ESL launched the World Esports Association (WESA), an entity described as "an open and inclusive organisation to oversee standardized tournament regulations, player representation as well as revenue sharing for teams." Despite repeated... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Ruiz: Puerto Rico doesn't owe anything to U.S.By now, most Americans are aware of Puerto Rico’s financial woes, which are com
Ruiz: Puerto Rico doesn't owe anything to U.S.
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 20 hours ago
By now, most Americans are aware of Puerto Rico’s financial woes, which are comparable to those of Greece and Detroit. The U.S. territory’s public debt has ballooned to more than $72 billion, and the government is already defaulting on its payments... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
'Celebration of Women' honors 3Business and Professional Women of Sterling members gathered together May 19 at
'Celebration of Women' honors 3
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted yesterday
Business and Professional Women of Sterling members gathered together May 19 at the Plainsman Grill for a Celebration of Women. The purpose of the annual event is "to recognize women in the greater Sterling area who exhibit qualities and... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Why did the U.S. bomb Hiroshima?Barack Obama on Friday became the first sitting U.S. president to visit Hiroshi
Why did the U.S. bomb Hiroshima?
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted yesterday
Barack Obama on Friday became the first sitting U.S. president to visit Hiroshima, where he called for a "world without nuclear weapons" during his remarks at the city's Peace Memorial Park. President Barack Obama on Friday will become the first... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Statement On the Cabinet Meeting of 25 May 20161.1. The Fort Hare centenary celebrations which were officiated by President Ja
Statement On the Cabinet Meeting of 25 May 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
1.1. The Fort Hare centenary celebrations which were officiated by President Jacob Zuma were a success. Hundreds of guests, including Alumni and Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe as well as diplomats attended this prestigious milestone in South... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Why did the U.S. bomb Hiroshima?President Barack Obama on Friday will become the first sitting American preside
Why did the U.S. bomb Hiroshima?
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted yesterday
President Barack Obama on Friday will become the first sitting American president to visit Hiroshima, the first city ever to be devastated by a nuclear weapon. Here's why the President's visit to the Peace Memorial Park is such a historic... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Adeosun - 2016 Budget Implementation Depends On Revenue TargetsBy Ndubuisi Francis and Damilola Oyedele Abuja — The full implementation of th
Adeosun - 2016 Budget Implementation Depends On Revenue Targets
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
By Ndubuisi Francis and Damilola Oyedele Abuja — The full implementation of the N6.03 trillion 2016 budget will depend on the ability of the federal government to meet its revenue targets, the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has said. The... Read more
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My EastText
Why did the U.S. bomb Hiroshima?President Barack Obama on Friday will become the first sitting American preside
Why did the U.S. bomb Hiroshima?
My EastText / Posted yesterday
President Barack Obama on Friday will become the first sitting American president to visit Hiroshima, the first city ever to be devastated by a nuclear weapon. Here's why the President's visit to the Peace Memorial Park is such a historic... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Why did the U.S. bomb Hiroshima?President Barack Obama on Friday will become the first sitting American preside
Why did the U.S. bomb Hiroshima?
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted yesterday
President Barack Obama on Friday will become the first sitting American president to visit Hiroshima, the first city ever to be devastated by a nuclear weapon. Here's why the President's visit to the Peace Memorial Park is such a historic... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Why did the U.S. bomb Hiroshima?President Barack Obama on Friday will become the first sitting American preside
Why did the U.S. bomb Hiroshima?
KRCR TV Redding / Posted yesterday
President Barack Obama on Friday will become the first sitting American president to visit Hiroshima, the first city ever to be devastated by a nuclear weapon. Here's why the President's visit to the Peace Memorial Park is such a historic... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Business BriefsModern Woodmen of America office open on Pine Island Road Modern Woodmen of Ame
Business Briefs
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted yesterday
Modern Woodmen of America office open on Pine Island Road Modern Woodmen of America has opened an office in Cape Coral at 1136 Pine Island Road, unit 82. The financial planning business offers assistance with retirement planning, life insurance, 401K... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Why did the U.S. bomb Hiroshima?President Barack Obama on Friday will become the first sitting American preside
Why did the U.S. bomb Hiroshima?
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted yesterday
President Barack Obama on Friday will become the first sitting American president to visit Hiroshima, the first city ever to be devastated by a nuclear weapon. Here's why the President's visit to the Peace Memorial Park is such a historic... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Reds name 2 ex-solons, ex-UP prof for CabinetDuterte is considering appointing four women to his Cabinet who will be drawn f
Reds name 2 ex-solons, ex-UP prof for Cabinet
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Duterte is considering appointing four women to his Cabinet who will be drawn from what he called an “impressive” list of 10 nominees submitted by the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP). “The Left has given an impressive list... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
USA TODAY VP Power Rankings: Corker tops list, Gingrich back in playBen Carson, who was on Donald Trump's vice presidential selection committee, sh
USA TODAY VP Power Rankings: Corker tops list, Gingrich back in play
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
Ben Carson, who was on Donald Trump's vice presidential selection committee, shared some names with the press.Video provided by Newsy Newslook Newt Gingrich is back in play. The former House speaker and former presidential candidate is one of the... Read more
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Daily Journal
USA TODAY VP Power Rankings: Corker tops list, Gingrich back in playBen Carson, who was on Donald Trump's vice presidential selection committee, sh
USA TODAY VP Power Rankings: Corker tops list, Gingrich back in play
Daily Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Ben Carson, who was on Donald Trump's vice presidential selection committee, shared some names with the press.Video provided by Newsy Newslook Newt Gingrich is back in play. The former House speaker and former presidential candidate is one of the... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
USA TODAY VP Power Rankings: Corker tops list, Gingrich back in playBen Carson, who was on Donald Trump's vice presidential selection committee, sh
USA TODAY VP Power Rankings: Corker tops list, Gingrich back in play
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
Ben Carson, who was on Donald Trump's vice presidential selection committee, shared some names with the press.Video provided by Newsy Newslook Newt Gingrich is back in play. The former House speaker and former presidential candidate is one of the... Read more
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Daily Record
USA TODAY VP Power Rankings: Corker tops list, Gingrich back in playBen Carson, who was on Donald Trump's vice presidential selection committee, sh
USA TODAY VP Power Rankings: Corker tops list, Gingrich back in play
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
Ben Carson, who was on Donald Trump's vice presidential selection committee, shared some names with the press.Video provided by Newsy Newslook Newt Gingrich is back in play. The former House speaker and former presidential candidate is one of the... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
USA TODAY VP Power Rankings: Corker tops list, Gingrich back in playBen Carson, who was on Donald Trump's vice presidential selection committee, sh
USA TODAY VP Power Rankings: Corker tops list, Gingrich back in play
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
Ben Carson, who was on Donald Trump's vice presidential selection committee, shared some names with the press.Video provided by Newsy Newslook Newt Gingrich is back in play. The former House speaker and former presidential candidate is one of the... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
USA TODAY VP Power Rankings: Corker tops list, Gingrich back in playBen Carson, who was on Donald Trump's vice presidential selection committee, sh
USA TODAY VP Power Rankings: Corker tops list, Gingrich back in play
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Ben Carson, who was on Donald Trump's vice presidential selection committee, shared some names with the press.Video provided by Newsy Newslook Newt Gingrich is back in play. The former House speaker and former presidential candidate is one of the... Read more
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York Daily Record
USA TODAY VP Power Rankings: Corker tops list, Gingrich back in playBen Carson, who was on Donald Trump's vice presidential selection committee, sh
USA TODAY VP Power Rankings: Corker tops list, Gingrich back in play
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
Ben Carson, who was on Donald Trump's vice presidential selection committee, shared some names with the press.Video provided by Newsy Newslook Newt Gingrich is back in play. The former House speaker and former presidential candidate is one of the... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
REPORT: Baylor to fire Art Briles, announcment expected soonThe university issued the following press release revealing leadership changes,
REPORT: Baylor to fire Art Briles, announcment expected soon
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
The university issued the following press release revealing leadership changes, as well as the findings of the Pepper Hamilton report: Board of Regents apologizes to Baylor Nation; Dr. David Garland named interim University President; Ken Starr... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Facebook Board Member Once Wrote That Women Getting The Vote Was Bad For DemocracySince 1920, the vast increase in welfare beneficiaries and the extension of the
Facebook Board Member Once Wrote That Women Getting The Vote Was Bad For Democracy
The Huffington Post / Posted 2 days ago
Since 1920, the vast increase in welfare beneficiaries and the extension of the franchise to women — two constituencies that are notoriously tough for libertarians — have rendered the notion of “capitalist democracy” into an oxymoron. Thiel is well... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Having a parent behind bars costs children, statesBy Teresa Wiltz, Stateline.org WASHINGTON — Jamaill never knew his mother. Whe
Having a parent behind bars costs children, states
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 days ago
By Teresa Wiltz, Stateline.org WASHINGTON — Jamaill never knew his mother. When he was 1, his father was incarcerated, and Jamaill got to know him largely through letters and phone calls. Twice a year, he would trek from Brooklyn to an upstate New... Read more
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The Advocate
A Brief History of Homophobia in Oklahoma, a.k.a. OklahomophobiaOklahoma, where the wind comes sweeping down the plain — and so do the homophob
A Brief History of Homophobia in Oklahoma, a.k.a. Oklahomophobia
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Oklahoma, where the wind comes sweeping down the plain — and so do the homophobia and transphobia. The state has tried to evade hate-crimes law and marriage equality, has a legislator who thinks LGBT people are worse than terrorists, and gave birth... Read more
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FOX News
Any American who believes in the rule of law and fair play should be afraid, very afraid, of our government right nowCrime is contagious. If the Government becomes a lawbreaker, it breeds contempt
Any American who believes in the rule of law and fair play should be afraid, very afraid, of our government right now
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
Crime is contagious. If the Government becomes a lawbreaker, it breeds contempt for law; it invites every man to become a law unto himself; it invites anarchy.” -- Justice Louis Brandeis (1856-1941) Last week, this column chronicled the startling... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Shelter’s director switching roles Lyle stepping down to take new job with Humane Ohio Julie Lyle, director of L
Shelter’s director switching roles
The Toledo Blade / Posted 2 days ago
Lyle stepping down to take new job with Humane Ohio Julie Lyle, director of Lucas County Canine Care & Control, earned praise for turning the shelter’s image around. The Lucas County Canine Care & Control is... Read more
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The Washington Times
ANDREW NAPOLITANO: The contagion of government lyingANALYSIS/OPINION: “Crime is contagious. If the Government becomes a lawbreaker
ANDREW NAPOLITANO: The contagion of government lying
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
ANALYSIS/OPINION: “Crime is contagious. If the Government becomes a lawbreaker, it breeds contempt for law; it invites every man to become a law unto himself; it invites anarchy.” — Justice Louis Brandeis (1856-1941) Last week, this column... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Louisiana legislative roundup

Here's a rundown of some of the latest measures being considered by the Loui

Louisiana legislative roundup
The Houma Courier / Posted 3 days ago

Here's a rundown of some of the latest measures being considered by the Louisiana Legislature.

Senate kills LGBT bill

The Louisiana Senate has killed a New Orleans senator's bid to ban employment discrimination based on sexual... Read more

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The Daily Comet
Louisiana legislative roundup

Here's a rundown of some of the latest measures being considered by the Loui

Louisiana legislative roundup
The Daily Comet / Posted 3 days ago

Here's a rundown of some of the latest measures being considered by the Louisiana Legislature.

Senate kills LGBT bill

The Louisiana Senate has killed a New Orleans senator's bid to ban employment discrimination based on sexual... Read more

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Chicago Tribune
Latest climate change battle may center on food pyramidThe political clash over climate change has entered new territory that does not
Latest climate change battle may center on food pyramid
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
The political clash over climate change has entered new territory that does not involve a massive oil pipeline or a subsidy for renewable energy, but a quaint federal chart that tries to nudge Americans toward a healthy diet. The food pyramid, that... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Latest climate change battle may center on food pyramidThe political clash over climate change has entered new territory that does not
Latest climate change battle may center on food pyramid
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
The political clash over climate change has entered new territory that does not involve a massive oil pipeline or a subsidy for renewable energy, but a quaint federal chart that tries to nudge Americans toward a healthy diet. The food pyramid, that... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Republic Act No. 10844H. No. 6198 S. No. 2686 Republic of the Philippines Congress of the Philippi
Republic Act No. 10844
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 4 days ago
H. No. 6198 S. No. 2686 Republic of the Philippines Congress of the Philippines Sixteenth Congress Third Regular Session Begun and held in Metro Manila, on Monday, the twenty-seventh day of July, two thousand fifteen. AN ACT CREATING THE... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Story of cities #49: the long road to Rawabi, Palestine's first planned cityIn a hi-vis jacket and jeans, Shadia Jaradat pauses on a tour of Rawabi, a new
Story of cities #49: the long road to Rawabi, Palestine's first planned city
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 4 days ago
In a hi-vis jacket and jeans, Shadia Jaradat pauses on a tour of Rawabi, a new city rising out of a West Bank hill, to point up at the top floor of an apartment block. “That one is mine,” she says with visible pride, before continuing her exposition... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Senate OKs bill granting incentives to centenariansThe Senate has approved on third and final reading a bill that seeks to grant c
Senate OKs bill granting incentives to centenarians
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
The Senate has approved on third and final reading a bill that seeks to grant centenarians P100,000 in cash and a letter of felicitation from the president. The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines centenarian as “one that is a hundred years old or... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Senators Push for Improved Teachers' WelfareMinister Musafiri (L) chats with Olivier Rwamukwaya, the state minister for pri
Senators Push for Improved Teachers' Welfare
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Minister Musafiri (L) chats with Olivier Rwamukwaya, the state minister for primary and secondary education, during the meeting at Senate. Senators have moved to push Government to put in place all mechanisms to boost teachers' welfare, which they... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Catriona MacLennan: Animal welfare commissioner neededThe review of the Ministry for Primary Industries' apparent failure to investig
Catriona MacLennan: Animal welfare commissioner needed
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
The review of the Ministry for Primary Industries' apparent failure to investigate and prosecute illegal fish dumping must be broadened to include the ministry's failure to investigate and prosecute animal welfare offences. MPI director general... Read more
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Business Standard India
NEET entry into medical colleges faces opposition from statesDhruv Dua can barely hide his excitement as he finds himself closer to his drea
NEET entry into medical colleges faces opposition from states
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
Dhruv Dua can barely hide his excitement as he finds himself closer to his dream of becoming a doctor. A student of Delhi Public School in Indirapuram in the National Capital Region, he is looking forward to a single common entrance test to get into... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hunger, a Matter of Global SecurityRome — Desperate, frustrated, and with little hope for the future, on 17h Decem
Hunger, a Matter of Global Security
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Rome — Desperate, frustrated, and with little hope for the future, on 17h December 2010, the Tunisian Mohamed Bouazizi doused himself in petrol and set himself alight. Thus began the popular revolution that toppled the dictatorship of Zine El... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Testing our ethicsThe University of Otago's planned $50 million animal research centre has poured
Testing our ethics
Otago Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
The University of Otago's planned $50 million animal research centre has poured fresh fuel on the growing debate about animal welfare. BRUCE MUNRO asks what science do we still need animal testing for? He also explores whether we know enough to make... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
The rise and rise of Anurag ThakurRelentless ambition, tangible achievements at the state level, political clout
The rise and rise of Anurag Thakur
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 6 days ago
Relentless ambition, tangible achievements at the state level, political clout and proximity to the powers that be are some of the factors that have propelled Anurag Thakur's ascension to arguably the most powerful position in world cricket Anurag... Read more
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Scotsman
Fury as Highland resort publicises Iain Duncan Smith holiday Resort properties by Loch Rannoch near Pitlochry in Perthshire Timeshare owne
Fury as Highland resort publicises Iain Duncan Smith holiday
Scotsman / Posted 6 days ago
Resort properties by Loch Rannoch near Pitlochry in Perthshire Timeshare owners at a Highland resort claim their privacy has been breached after details of a former Conservative cabinet... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
House bill strengthening HIV, AIDS prevention, treatment policy taken into consideration by Senate panels A House proposal to strengthen the country’s comprehensive policy on Human Im
House bill strengthening HIV, AIDS prevention, treatment policy taken into consideration by Senate panels
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
A House proposal to strengthen the country’s comprehensive policy on Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome... Read more
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The Financial Express
Centre asks states to scale up DBT scheme for food subsidyAt present, just about eight lakh people are covered with DBT in PDS, which is
Centre asks states to scale up DBT scheme for food subsidy
The Financial Express / Posted 6 days ago
At present, just about eight lakh people are covered with DBT in PDS, which is currently being piloted in the Union territories (UTs) of Chandigarh, Puducherry and Dadra and Nagar Haveli. (Reuters) IN a bid to curb pilferage of foodgrains in the... Read more
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Business Standard India
AP govt wants four-fold hike in banking correspondents to handle DBTWith Andhra Pradesh government shifting several of the ongoing social sector sc
AP govt wants four-fold hike in banking correspondents to handle DBT
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
With Andhra Pradesh government shifting several of the ongoing social sector schemes to the Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) delivery mode involving the bank accounts of beneficiaries, the need for banking correspondents is set to go up in the state,... Read more
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LLRX.com
New Economy Resources 2016 represents the latest World Wide Web resources for discovering new knowledge a
New Economy Resources 2016
LLRX.com / Posted 7 days ago
represents the latest World Wide Web resources for discovering new knowledge and understanding the latest happenings with regards to the New Economy. The world is rapidly changing as transparency, big data and the ability... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Oklahoma Budget Crisis Clips Credit For Working PoorIn their final rush to contend with Oklahoma’s budget crisis, state lawmakers h
Oklahoma Budget Crisis Clips Credit For Working Poor
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 7 days ago
In their final rush to contend with Oklahoma’s budget crisis, state lawmakers have voted to curtail a tax credit described by advocates as one of the best programs ever devised to help the working poor. The measure to eliminate the “refundable”... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Mutharika's SONA SpeechMr. Speaker, Sir, I am pleased to deliver this morning the State of the Nation
President Mutharika's SONA Speech
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Mr. Speaker, Sir, I am pleased to deliver this morning the State of the Nation Address to this august House, and to officially open the 2016/2017 Budget Meeting. Before I proceed, allow me, Mr. Speaker, Sir, to convey my deepest condolences to the... Read more
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