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Reuters
China fines Ritz-Carlton, others for raising prices after VAT rolloutusing recent tax reforms to justify price increases. The country's top economi
China fines Ritz-Carlton, others for raising prices after VAT rollout
Reuters / Posted 20 hours ago
using recent tax reforms to justify price increases. The country's top economic regulator, the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), posted the names of six businesses that had been fined 2 million yuan apiece on its website on... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Bid to cut lengthy court delaysJustice Price, who in earlier years of his career was a solicitor at Dubbo, wro
Bid to cut lengthy court delays
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
Justice Price, who in earlier years of his career was a solicitor at Dubbo, wrote in his annual review. The NSW Law Reform Commission had warned the district court was "in, or approaching a state of crisis". Ms Upton has adopted the NSW Law... Read more
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Reuters
China sends officials to seven regions to probe investment slowdownthe country's cabinet said late on Thursday. The State Council has sent offici
China sends officials to seven regions to probe investment slowdown
Reuters / Posted yesterday
the country's cabinet said late on Thursday. The State Council has sent officials from the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), the industry ministry and several other departments to the capital Beijing and the provinces of... Read more
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The Economic Times
I-T officers up in arms against revenue department, to approach FM Arun Jaitley and PMOany of its attached offices. The officers' resolution, which ET has reviewed, q
I-T officers up in arms against revenue department, to approach FM Arun Jaitley and PMO
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
any of its attached offices. The officers' resolution, which ET has reviewed, quotes the report of the Tax Administration Reform Commission (TARC), appointed by the government to review the tax administration system. It says, "The DoR has no... Read more
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The Economic Times
I-T Officers up in arms against revenue department; to approach FM Arun Jailtey and PMOany of its attached offices. The officers' resolution, which ET has reviewed, q
I-T Officers up in arms against revenue department; to approach FM Arun Jailtey and PMO
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
any of its attached offices. The officers' resolution, which ET has reviewed, quotes the report of the Tax Administration Reform Commission (TARC), appointed by the government to review the tax administration system. It says, "The DoR has no... Read more
11 related stories
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AllAfrica.com
China Authorities Defends Quality and Nature of Its Investmentseconomy to a market economy. The institution was assigned duties similar to th
China Authorities Defends Quality and Nature of Its Investments
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
economy to a market economy. The institution was assigned duties similar to those of the Presidential Parastatal Sector Reform Commission (PSRC) in Tanzania under the Public Corporations Act, 1992 as amended in 1993 and 1999, to co-ordinate... Read more
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The Mercury News
Santa Clara County: Union sues sheriff over handling of pay-jobs programfor an investigation into Smith for releasing details about internal investigat
Santa Clara County: Union sues sheriff over handling of pay-jobs program
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
for an investigation into Smith for releasing details about internal investigations of deputies to the head of the jail-reform commission. Smith denied allegations that she did so to preserve her re-election prospects. Contact Jason Green at... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Elder abuse wider than just aged careresponse to prevent and respond to the abuse and harm of vulnerable older peopl
Elder abuse wider than just aged care
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 days ago
response to prevent and respond to the abuse and harm of vulnerable older people in the community. The Australian Law Reform Commission recently released an issues paper about elder abuse and is now taking submissions. An overwhelming... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Bernie Sanders' delegates boo his call at convention to back Hillary Clintonand call for reforms. On Saturday, Sanders' campaign announced that the conven
Bernie Sanders' delegates boo his call at convention to back Hillary Clinton
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 4 days ago
and call for reforms. On Saturday, Sanders' campaign announced that the convention Rules Committee approved a “unity reform commission” charged with reducing the number of superdelegates, the party leaders and elected officials who may vote... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Spurned Sanders Supporters Disrupt Day 1 Of DNC With Boos And Jeersfrom Maine and Sanders delegate, spoke directly to the supporters of the Vermon
Spurned Sanders Supporters Disrupt Day 1 Of DNC With Boos And Jeers
KERA North Texas / Posted 4 days ago
from Maine and Sanders delegate, spoke directly to the supporters of the Vermont senator. She talked up the Unity Reform Commission, which was set up, she said, to "build a fairer process going forward." And she called for Sanders... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Spurned Sanders Supporters Disrupt Day 1 Of DNC With Boos And Jeersfrom Maine and Sanders delegate, spoke directly to the supporters of the Vermon
Spurned Sanders Supporters Disrupt Day 1 Of DNC With Boos And Jeers
KPBS San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
from Maine and Sanders delegate, spoke directly to the supporters of the Vermont senator. She talked up the Unity Reform Commission, which was set up, she said, to "build a fairer process going forward." And she called for Sanders... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Bernie Sanders' delegates boo his call at convention to back Hillary Clintonand call for reforms. On Saturday, Sanders' campaign announced that the conven
Bernie Sanders' delegates boo his call at convention to back Hillary Clinton
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 4 days ago
and call for reforms. On Saturday, Sanders' campaign announced that the convention Rules Committee approved a “unity reform commission” charged with reducing the number of superdelegates, the party leaders and elected officials who may vote... Read more
5284 related stories
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Bernie Sanders' delegates boo his call at convention to back Hillary Clintonand call for reforms. On Saturday, Sanders' campaign announced that the conven
Bernie Sanders' delegates boo his call at convention to back Hillary Clinton
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 4 days ago
and call for reforms. On Saturday, Sanders' campaign announced that the convention Rules Committee approved a “unity reform commission” charged with reducing the number of superdelegates, the party leaders and elected officials who may vote... Read more
5284 related stories
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Bernie Sanders' delegates boo his call at convention to back Hillary Clintonand call for reforms. On Saturday, Sanders' campaign announced that the conven
Bernie Sanders' delegates boo his call at convention to back Hillary Clinton
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 4 days ago
and call for reforms. On Saturday, Sanders' campaign announced that the convention Rules Committee approved a “unity reform commission” charged with reducing the number of superdelegates, the party leaders and elected officials who may vote... Read more
5284 related stories
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11 News Houston
Bernie Sanders' delegates boo his call at convention to back Hillary Clintonand call for reforms. On Saturday, Sanders' campaign announced that the conven
Bernie Sanders' delegates boo his call at convention to back Hillary Clinton
11 News Houston / Posted 4 days ago
and call for reforms. On Saturday, Sanders' campaign announced that the convention Rules Committee approved a “unity reform commission” charged with reducing the number of superdelegates, the party leaders and elected officials who may vote... Read more
5284 related stories
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Bernie Sanders' delegates boo his call at convention to back Hillary Clintonand call for reforms. On Saturday, Sanders' campaign announced that the conven
Bernie Sanders' delegates boo his call at convention to back Hillary Clinton
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
and call for reforms. On Saturday, Sanders' campaign announced that the convention Rules Committee approved a “unity reform commission” charged with reducing the number of superdelegates, the party leaders and elected officials who may vote... Read more
5284 related stories
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WLBZ Bangor
Bernie Sanders' delegates boo his call at convention to back Hillary Clintonand call for reforms. On Saturday, Sanders' campaign announced that the conven
Bernie Sanders' delegates boo his call at convention to back Hillary Clinton
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 4 days ago
and call for reforms. On Saturday, Sanders' campaign announced that the convention Rules Committee approved a “unity reform commission” charged with reducing the number of superdelegates, the party leaders and elected officials who may vote... Read more
5284 related stories
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13 WMAZ Macon
Bernie Sanders' delegates boo his call at convention to back Hillary Clintonand call for reforms. On Saturday, Sanders' campaign announced that the conven
Bernie Sanders' delegates boo his call at convention to back Hillary Clinton
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 4 days ago
and call for reforms. On Saturday, Sanders' campaign announced that the convention Rules Committee approved a “unity reform commission” charged with reducing the number of superdelegates, the party leaders and elected officials who may vote... Read more
5284 related stories
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First Coast News
Bernie Sanders' delegates boo his call at convention to back Hillary Clintonand call for reforms. On Saturday, Sanders' campaign announced that the conven
Bernie Sanders' delegates boo his call at convention to back Hillary Clinton
First Coast News / Posted 4 days ago
and call for reforms. On Saturday, Sanders' campaign announced that the convention Rules Committee approved a “unity reform commission” charged with reducing the number of superdelegates, the party leaders and elected officials who may vote... Read more
5284 related stories
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Bernie Sanders' delegates boo his call at convention to back Hillary Clintonand call for reforms. On Saturday, Sanders' campaign announced that the conven
Bernie Sanders' delegates boo his call at convention to back Hillary Clinton
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 4 days ago
and call for reforms. On Saturday, Sanders' campaign announced that the convention Rules Committee approved a “unity reform commission” charged with reducing the number of superdelegates, the party leaders and elected officials who may vote... Read more
5284 related stories
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5KSDK St. Louis
Bernie Sanders' delegates boo his call at convention to back Hillary Clintonand call for reforms. On Saturday, Sanders' campaign announced that the conven
Bernie Sanders' delegates boo his call at convention to back Hillary Clinton
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 4 days ago
and call for reforms. On Saturday, Sanders' campaign announced that the convention Rules Committee approved a “unity reform commission” charged with reducing the number of superdelegates, the party leaders and elected officials who may vote... Read more
5284 related stories
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The Record Searchlight
Bernie Sanders' call to elect Hillary Clinton booed by his delegatesand call for reforms. On Saturday, Sanders' campaign announced that the conven
Bernie Sanders' call to elect Hillary Clinton booed by his delegates
The Record Searchlight / Posted 4 days ago
and call for reforms. On Saturday, Sanders' campaign announced that the convention Rules Committee approved a “unity reform commission” charged with reducing the number of superdelegates, the party leaders and elected officials who may vote... Read more
5284 related stories
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Dallas Morning News
Social Security, Medicare shortfalls should worry retirees, workers and studentswon't happen easily. More important, the 22.2 percent increase probably won't
Social Security, Medicare shortfalls should worry retirees, workers and students
Dallas Morning News / Posted 4 days ago
won't happen easily. More important, the 22.2 percent increase probably won't be enough. Remember, the Social Security reform commission of 1983, led by Alan "See No Bubbles" Greenspan, assured us that Social Security would be well-financed for... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
5 things to watch for on the first day of the DNCover the weekend. The Democratic National Convention’s Rules Committee passed
5 things to watch for on the first day of the DNC
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
over the weekend. The Democratic National Convention’s Rules Committee passed a resolution Saturday establishing a “unity reform commission.” The resolution, presented to the full committee as a compromise from the Sanders and Clinton campaigns,... Read more
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USA Today
Sanders to meet with delegates ahead of Democratic National Convention speechand call for reforms. On Saturday, Sanders' campaign announced that the conven
Sanders to meet with delegates ahead of Democratic National Convention speech
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
and call for reforms. On Saturday, Sanders' campaign announced that the convention Rules Committee approved a “unity reform commission” charged with reducing the number of superdelegates, the party leaders and elected officials who may vote... Read more
5284 related stories
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Reuters
Borrowing costs for Chinese firms is key obstacle to private investment: NDRCsector are now adopting a "wait and see" approach on investment, Zhang Yong, th
Borrowing costs for Chinese firms is key obstacle to private investment: NDRC
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
sector are now adopting a "wait and see" approach on investment, Zhang Yong, the deputy chair of the National Development Reform Commission (NDRC) told reporters in Beijing. Xu Kunlin, the head of the NDRC's investment office, said at the same... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Sanders Delegates Push DNC To Create Commission to Reform Anti-Democratic Super Delegates and Caucus Processdelegation to reform the most glaring anti-democratic features of the party's p
Sanders Delegates Push DNC To Create Commission to Reform Anti-Democratic Super Delegates and Caucus Process
Op-Ed News / Posted 5 days ago
delegation to reform the most glaring anti-democratic features of the party's primary and caucus process, negotiators met in secret for several hours and forged an agreement to create a reform commission to change those rules for future ele... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Social Security, Medicare in trouble todaywon’t happen easily. More important, the 22.2 percent increase probably won’t
Social Security, Medicare in trouble today
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
won’t happen easily. More important, the 22.2 percent increase probably won’t be enough. Remember, the Social Security reform commission of 1983, led by Alan (See-No-Bubbles) Greenspan, assured us that Social Security would be well financed for... Read more
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Zero Hedge
What One Million Recently Fired Chinese Coal And Steel Workers Are Doing NowDidi employee. As noted above, millions more in layoffs are coming. Xu Shaoshi
What One Million Recently Fired Chinese Coal And Steel Workers Are Doing Now
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 days ago
Didi employee. As noted above, millions more in layoffs are coming. Xu Shaoshi, chairman of the National Development and Reform Commission, said in June that China aims to reduce steel production capacity by 45 million tonnes this year and cut... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Another Langer Heinrich Stake for Salethe transaction. Completion is subject only to certain Chinese regulatory appro
Another Langer Heinrich Stake for Sale
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
the transaction. Completion is subject only to certain Chinese regulatory approvals (including the National Development and Reform Commission), which are expected to be obtained by mid-2014, and routine consents for the transaction from Paladin's... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Abuse of sex workers by police rifeorganisation wants the laws that prohibit selling and buying sex to be repealed
Abuse of sex workers by police rife
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 7 days ago
organisation wants the laws that prohibit selling and buying sex to be repealed and requests the long-awaited Law Reform Commission report on sex work to be released. In 2009‚ the commission published a discussion paper on “adult... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Abuse of Sex Workers by Police Rife Report Findsorganisation wants the laws that prohibit selling and buying sex to be repealed
Abuse of Sex Workers by Police Rife Report Finds
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
organisation wants the laws that prohibit selling and buying sex to be repealed and requests the long-awaited Law Reform Commission report on sex work to be released. In 2009, the commission published a discussion paper on "adult... Read more
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Business Standard India
Traffic lights aheadRepublic have focused their attention on three major regulators: The Ministry o
Traffic lights ahead
Business Standard India / Posted 8 days ago
Republic have focused their attention on three major regulators: The Ministry of Commerce and the National Development and Reform Commission must give buyers the green light, while the State Administration of Foreign Exchange needs to approve large... Read more
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Investopedia
Qualcomm Stock Soars on Q3 Earnings, Guidance Beat (QCOM)Could Pummel Qualcomm.) Plus, as part of last year's antitrust settlement with
Qualcomm Stock Soars on Q3 Earnings, Guidance Beat (QCOM)
Investopedia / Posted 8 days ago
Could Pummel Qualcomm.) Plus, as part of last year's antitrust settlement with China’s NDRC (National Development and Reform Commission), which included a $975 million fine, Qualcomm agreed to lower its licensing fees for Chinese handset... Read more
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Philly.com
The lost cause that's costing Philly schools millionspaid another firm, Pepper Hamilton, more than $300,000 for work stemming from t
The lost cause that's costing Philly schools millions
Philly.com / Posted 8 days ago
paid another firm, Pepper Hamilton, more than $300,000 for work stemming from the camera contract. In addition, the School Reform Commission agreed earlier this year to a $725,000 settlement of its long, losing legal battle with Francis X.... Read more
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The MidWeek
Pritchard on task force examining school fundingresources to the students that need them most," Rauner said when he announced t
Pritchard on task force examining school funding
The MidWeek / Posted 9 days ago
resources to the students that need them most," Rauner said when he announced the commission. The Illinois School Funding Reform Commission is designed to be bipartisan and include members appointed by the governor, and by Democratic and... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Wicked vans with offensive slogans banned under proposed legislationa review into the state's anti-discrimination act could potential tackle the pr
Wicked vans with offensive slogans banned under proposed legislation
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 days ago
a review into the state's anti-discrimination act could potential tackle the problem - a review the Queensland Law Reform Commission never began - the government then looked to the recommendations of a parliamentary committee inquiry... Read more
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Business Standard India
China to boost rail network by 2020speed rail China expects to reach 38,000 km of high speed rail lines by 2025,
China to boost rail network by 2020
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
speed rail China expects to reach 38,000 km of high speed rail lines by 2025, an official from National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) said. By 2020, the railways will be covering over 80% of major cities nationwide, reducing the... Read more
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ajc.com
Georgia lawmakers hear teachers on evaluations, other topicssays he wants to hear what teachers think about it. Gov. Nathan Deal celebrate
Georgia lawmakers hear teachers on evaluations, other topics
ajc.com / Posted 9 days ago
says he wants to hear what teachers think about it. Gov. Nathan Deal celebrates under the Gold Dome with his Education Reform Commission at the conclusion of their meetings in 2015. TY TAGAMI/AJC Among the topics for the meeting, according to... Read more
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The Age
Media coverage of youth crime 'corrosive': Legal Aid executiveout." Ms Fatouros, who is also a council director of the Sentencing Advisory C
Media coverage of youth crime 'corrosive': Legal Aid executive
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
out." Ms Fatouros, who is also a council director of the Sentencing Advisory Council, a commissioner of the Victorian Law Reform Commission, and a former public prosecutor, said it was unhelpful that much of the coverage focused on the ethnicity... Read more
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The Economic Times
China to expand railway network to 150,000 km by 2020Railway Corp to expand bond issuance to finance its investment, Fei Zhirong, an
China to expand railway network to 150,000 km by 2020
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
Railway Corp to expand bond issuance to finance its investment, Fei Zhirong, an official at the National Development and Reform Commission, told a new conference. China aims to invest 800 billion yuan ($119.71 billion) in fixed assets in 2016 as... Read more
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Reuters
China to expand railway network to 150,000 km by 2020Railway Corp to expand bond issuance to finance its investment, Fei Zhirong, an
China to expand railway network to 150,000 km by 2020
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
Railway Corp to expand bond issuance to finance its investment, Fei Zhirong, an official at the National Development and Reform Commission, told a new conference. China aims to invest 800 billion yuan ($119.71 billion) in fixed assets in 2016 as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Two Universities Barred From Enrolling Studentsanother 25 years based on the 1996 terms. The property was transferred to NDC i
Two Universities Barred From Enrolling Students
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
another 25 years based on the 1996 terms. The property was transferred to NDC in 2007 by the Presidential Parastatal Sector Reform Commission. The new landlord reviewed the contract and notified the tenant of its decision to increase the rent to... Read more
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iol.co.za
Sex workers heckle deputy ministermale and in the other half female. They all resulted in an admission of guilt.
Sex workers heckle deputy minister
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
male and in the other half female. They all resulted in an admission of guilt. A report compiled by the South African Law Reform Commission, which is yet to be published, investigated the possibly of decriminalisation and, according to Jeffery,... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
#Saytheirnames‚ lobby group asks global Aids experts to act against murder of sex workersto lock them up or arrest them. However‚ this has been discussed in South Afri
#Saytheirnames‚ lobby group asks global Aids experts to act against murder of sex workers
Daily Dispatch / Posted 11 days ago
to lock them up or arrest them. However‚ this has been discussed in South Africa for more than 15 years already. The Law Reform Commission — which investigated whether the law that makes prostitution illegal has to be changed — held hearings on... Read more
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Philly.com
Camera case could cost Philly schools $3.6 million; District says it will seek new trialallow the district to delay paying damages until he has ruled on pending motion
Camera case could cost Philly schools $3.6 million; District says it will seek new trial
Philly.com / Posted 11 days ago
allow the district to delay paying damages until he has ruled on pending motions. Marjorie Neff, chairwoman of the School Reform Commission, could not be reached for comment. District spokesman Fernando Gallard said he could not discuss ongoing... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
#Saytheirnames‚ lobby group asks global Aids experts to act against murder of sex workersto lock them up or arrest them. However‚ this has been discussed in South Afri
#Saytheirnames‚ lobby group asks global Aids experts to act against murder of sex workers
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 11 days ago
to lock them up or arrest them. However‚ this has been discussed in South Africa for more than 15 years already. The Law Reform Commission - which investigated whether the law that makes prostitution illegal has to be changed - held hearings on... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Harrison: We should have listened to Florio - Columnistslargest public employee unions, issue experts, and representatives of Governor
Harrison: We should have listened to Florio - Columnists
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 12 days ago
largest public employee unions, issue experts, and representatives of Governor Christie’s pension and health benefits reform commission tackled potential solutions to the state’s pension crisis. As blame was parsed, solutions proposed,... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Pritchard on task force examining school fundingresources to the students that need them most,” Rauner said when he announced t
Pritchard on task force examining school funding
Daily Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
resources to the students that need them most,” Rauner said when he announced the commission. The Illinois School Funding Reform Commission is designed to be bipartisan and include members appointed by the governor, and by Democratic and... Read more
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Swissinfo
Chinese Credit Keeps the Party Going for Miners: GadflyIn the latest chapter of the Chinese ghost cities thriller, a new report by the
Chinese Credit Keeps the Party Going for Miners: Gadfly
Swissinfo / Posted 14 days ago
In the latest chapter of the Chinese ghost cities thriller, a new report by the country's National Development & Reform Commission found that small- and medium-sized cities were planning new areas that by 2030 could accommodate 3.4... Read more
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