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Inquirier.net
Court stops review of SMC telco buyoutThe Court of Appeals has indefinitely stopped the country’s competition watchdo
Court stops review of SMC telco buyout
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 hours ago
The Court of Appeals has indefinitely stopped the country’s competition watchdog from pursuing its comprehensive review of the two telco giants’ P69.1-billion purchase of San Miguel Corp.’s telecommunication assets. The CA 12th Division issued on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
His Excellency Hage Geingob, President of Namibia, to Highlight the Constituency for Africa's 2016 Ronald H. Brown African Affairs SeriesThe Constituency for Africa (CFA) today announced that His Excellency Hage Gein
His Excellency Hage Geingob, President of Namibia, to Highlight the Constituency for Africa's 2016 Ronald H. Brown African Affairs Series
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
The Constituency for Africa (CFA) today announced that His Excellency Hage Geingob, the President of the Republic of Namibia, will participate in CFA’s 2016 Ronald H. Brown African Affairs Series. President Geingob will provide Keynote Remarks at... Read more
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Variety
Early Shah Rukh Khan Film ‘Darr’ Revived as Indian Web SeriesEntertainment was due a July 2016 release in the Eid frame but was postponed to
Early Shah Rukh Khan Film ‘Darr’ Revived as Indian Web Series
Variety / Posted 3 hours ago
Entertainment was due a July 2016 release in the Eid frame but was postponed to January 2017 in order to avoid a scheduling conflict with YRF’s “Sultan,” starring fellow A-lister Salman Khan. It will now release on January 26, India’s Republic Day,... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Florida Man Pleads Guilty to International Cellphone FraudGuilty to International Cellphone Fraud A Miami Gardens, Florida, resident ple
Florida Man Pleads Guilty to International Cellphone Fraud
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 4 hours ago
Guilty to International Cellphone Fraud A Miami Gardens, Florida, resident pleaded guilty to multiple criminal charges in connection with a sophisticated global cell phone fraud scheme that involved compromising cellphone customers’ accounts and... Read more
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DW
Ugandan special forces to halt operations against Lord's Resistance Army |Resistance Army (LRA), which was regarded for years as one of Africa's most bru
Ugandan special forces to halt operations against Lord's Resistance Army |
DW / Posted 4 hours ago
Resistance Army (LRA), which was regarded for years as one of Africa's most brutal militia. The International Criminal Court in the Hague has issued an arrest warrant for its leader, the elusive Joseph Kony. The LRA is notorious for abducting... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Apple ordered to pay Ireland £11bn in back taxes by EU CommissionThe European Commission has ordered Ireland to recoup 13 billion euro (£11.1 bi
Apple ordered to pay Ireland £11bn in back taxes by EU Commission
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 hours ago
The European Commission has ordered Ireland to recoup 13 billion euro (£11.1 billion) from tech giant Apple over a sweetheart tax deal. A three-year investigation by Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager found the arrangements dating back to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No Peace Without Freedom From Want - FAO BossFAO says food security is important. Food security and agriculture have an ess
No Peace Without Freedom From Want - FAO Boss
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
FAO says food security is important. Food security and agriculture have an essential role to play in preventing conflicts and crises on the African continent, blunting their impacts and acting as engines for post-crisis recovery. This was the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma - 6th TICAD SummitAddress by His Excellency President Jacob Zuma, during the general debate on TI
President Jacob Zuma - 6th TICAD Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Address by His Excellency President Jacob Zuma, during the general debate on TICAD in alignment with African development on the occasion of the 6th TICAD Summit, Nairobi, Kenya Your Excellency, President Idriss Deby, President of Chad and Chair of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Launch of the Chinese Movie Festival in Celebration of the 50th Anniversary of Independence of LesothoOn 22nd August, 2016, the Embassy of the People's Republic of China in the King
Launch of the Chinese Movie Festival in Celebration of the 50th Anniversary of Independence of Lesotho
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
On 22nd August, 2016, the Embassy of the People's Republic of China in the Kingdom of Lesotho and the Ministry of Tourism, Environment and Culture (MTEC) co-hosted the opening ceremony of the Chinese Movie Festival in Celebration of the 50th... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Apple ordered to pay Ireland staggering £11bn in back taxes by EU CommissionThe European Commission has ordered Ireland to recoup 13 billion euro (£11.1 bi
Apple ordered to pay Ireland staggering £11bn in back taxes by EU Commission
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 hours ago
The European Commission has ordered Ireland to recoup 13 billion euro (£11.1 billion) from tech giant Apple over a sweetheart tax deal. A three-year investigation by Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager found the arrangements dating back to... Read more
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Daily Record
EU orders Ireland to recover €13 billion from Apple over illegal tax dealTHE European Commission has ordered Ireland to recover 13 billion euro from App
EU orders Ireland to recover €13 billion from Apple over illegal tax deal
Daily Record / Posted 7 hours ago
THE European Commission has ordered Ireland to recover 13 billion euro from Apple over a sweetheart tax deal. It found the arrangements dating back to the early 1990s were illegal under state aid rules. The Republic's tax inspectors have been told... Read more
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The News and Star
Ireland ordered to recoup £11bn from Apple after EU probe rules tax deal illegalThe European Commission has ordered Ireland to recoup 13 billion euro (£11.1 bi
Ireland ordered to recoup £11bn from Apple after EU probe rules tax deal illegal
The News and Star / Posted 8 hours ago
The European Commission has ordered Ireland to recoup 13 billion euro (£11.1 billion) from tech giant Apple over a sweetheart tax deal. A three-year investigation by Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager found the arrangements dating back to... Read more
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Northern Echo
Ireland ordered to recoup £11bn from Apple after EU probe rules tax deal illegalThe Republic's tax inspectors have been told to recover the unpaid billions. "
Ireland ordered to recoup £11bn from Apple after EU probe rules tax deal illegal
Northern Echo / Posted 8 hours ago
The Republic's tax inspectors have been told to recover the unpaid billions. "Member states cannot give tax benefits to selected companies - this is illegal under EU state aid rules," the commissioner said. "The Commission's investigation concluded... Read more
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The Irish Times
Revenue insists it collected all taxes Apple owedIn a statement after the EU ordered the Republic to collect €13 billion of back
Revenue insists it collected all taxes Apple owed
The Irish Times / Posted 8 hours ago
In a statement after the EU ordered the Republic to collect €13 billion of back taxes after ruling that a special scheme to route profits through Ireland was illegal state aid, Revenue’s chairman Niall Cody said: “The issue of international tax... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Ireland ordered to recoup £11bn from Apple after EU probe rules tax deal illegalThe European Commission has ordered Ireland to recoup 13 billion euro (£11.1 bi
Ireland ordered to recoup £11bn from Apple after EU probe rules tax deal illegal
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 8 hours ago
The European Commission has ordered Ireland to recoup 13 billion euro (£11.1 billion) from tech giant Apple over a sweetheart tax deal. A three-year investigation by Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager found the arrangements dating back to... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Ireland ordered to recoup £11bn from Apple after EU probe rules tax deal illegalThe European Commission has ordered Ireland to recoup 13 billion euro (£11.1 bi
Ireland ordered to recoup £11bn from Apple after EU probe rules tax deal illegal
Kingston Guardian / Posted 8 hours ago
The European Commission has ordered Ireland to recoup 13 billion euro (£11.1 billion) from tech giant Apple over a sweetheart tax deal. A three-year investigation by Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager found the arrangements dating back to... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Ireland ordered to recoup £11bn from Apple after EU probe rules tax deal illegalThe European Commission has ordered Ireland to recoup 13 billion euro (£11.1 bi
Ireland ordered to recoup £11bn from Apple after EU probe rules tax deal illegal
Oxford Mail / Posted 8 hours ago
The European Commission has ordered Ireland to recoup 13 billion euro (£11.1 billion) from tech giant Apple over a sweetheart tax deal. A three-year investigation by Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager found the arrangements dating back to... Read more
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Bury Times
Ireland ordered to recoup £11bn from Apple after EU probe rules tax deal illegalThe European Commission has ordered Ireland to recoup 13 billion euro (£11.1 bi
Ireland ordered to recoup £11bn from Apple after EU probe rules tax deal illegal
Bury Times / Posted 8 hours ago
The European Commission has ordered Ireland to recoup 13 billion euro (£11.1 billion) from tech giant Apple over a sweetheart tax deal. A three-year investigation by Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager found the arrangements dating back to... Read more
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Gazette
Ireland ordered to recoup £11bn from Apple after EU probe rules tax deal illegalThe European Commission has ordered Ireland to recoup 13 billion euro (£11.1 bi
Ireland ordered to recoup £11bn from Apple after EU probe rules tax deal illegal
Gazette / Posted 8 hours ago
The European Commission has ordered Ireland to recoup 13 billion euro (£11.1 billion) from tech giant Apple over a sweetheart tax deal. A three-year investigation by Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager found the arrangements dating back to... Read more
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guardian-series
Ireland ordered to recoup £11bn from Apple after EU probe rules tax deal illegalThe European Commission has ordered Ireland to recoup 13 billion euro (£11.1 bi
Ireland ordered to recoup £11bn from Apple after EU probe rules tax deal illegal
guardian-series / Posted 8 hours ago
The European Commission has ordered Ireland to recoup 13 billion euro (£11.1 billion) from tech giant Apple over a sweetheart tax deal. A three-year investigation by Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager found the arrangements dating back to... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Pravin Gordhan is vindicating the law by ignoring the Hawks orderPravin Gordhan. Two main narratives are emerging to explain the ongoing saga.
Pravin Gordhan is vindicating the law by ignoring the Hawks order
Mail & Guardian / Posted 8 hours ago
Pravin Gordhan. Two main narratives are emerging to explain the ongoing saga. The first is that the minister may have committed some crimes and must be investigated. The second is that the country’s president, Jacob Zuma, is using the Hawks to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
the 39th FIDH Congress Expresses Solidarity and Support With Human Rights DefendersParis — The 39th FIDH Congress, meeting in Johannesburg (Republic of South Afri
the 39th FIDH Congress Expresses Solidarity and Support With Human Rights Defenders
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
Paris — The 39th FIDH Congress, meeting in Johannesburg (Republic of South Africa) from 25 to 27 August 2016, wishes to express its solidarity and its support with human rights defenders in Zimbabwe. Whereas Zimbabwe persistently invokes vague and... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Who knew beforehand about Arizona's disastrous presidential-primary election plan?Maricopa County election officials notified Democratic, Republican and communit
Who knew beforehand about Arizona's disastrous presidential-primary election plan?
The Arizona Republic / Posted 11 hours ago
Maricopa County election officials notified Democratic, Republican and community leaders about their plan to drastically reduce the number of polling places well before the state's presidential-preference election. But few raised concerns, according... Read more
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The Irish Times
How hard can it be to show empathy to parents who have lost a baby?parents with empathy so standards are needed. They include “All hospital staff
How hard can it be to show empathy to parents who have lost a baby?
The Irish Times / Posted 12 hours ago
parents with empathy so standards are needed. They include “All hospital staff will receive mandatory training on how to communicate sensitively and how to break bad news”; “If parents have chosen a name, the baby is referred to by name at all... Read more
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News.com.au
This is why I voted for One Nationbut in the recent Federal Election she gave her vote to Pauline Hanson in the S
This is why I voted for One Nation
News.com.au / Posted 15 hours ago
but in the recent Federal Election she gave her vote to Pauline Hanson in the Senate. Here she explains why: I HAVE been a conservative National Party voter all my life because of my connection with the bush. I firmly believe conservative... Read more
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Calgary Sun
World Cup of Hockey: All the essential scheduling detailsThe 2016 World Cup of Hockey runs from Sept. 17 through Oct. 1 in Toronto. The
World Cup of Hockey: All the essential scheduling details
Calgary Sun / Posted 16 hours ago
The 2016 World Cup of Hockey runs from Sept. 17 through Oct. 1 in Toronto. The tournament is being co-hosted by the NHL and NHLPA. The field consists of eight teams split into two groups. All games will take place at the Air Canada Centre in... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
World Cup of Hockey summer check-in: Team North AmericaHockey training camps set to open next week in North America and Europe, let’s
World Cup of Hockey summer check-in: Team North America
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 17 hours ago
Hockey training camps set to open next week in North America and Europe, let’s catch up on what’s been happening over the course of the summer with each of the eight competing teams. Today: Team North America For those who say that the Under-23... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Kazakhstan’s quixotic quest to ban the Bombresearch into energy instead of war. Nursultan Nazarbayev has chosen a differe
Kazakhstan’s quixotic quest to ban the Bomb
Daily Maverick / Posted 19 hours ago
research into energy instead of war. Nursultan Nazarbayev has chosen a different route. In some ways, the president of the Republic of Kazakhstan is a textbook dictator. He’s been in charge since independence, and has a well deserved reputation for... Read more
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The Telegraph
Kerry packs 3-shrine messagetrip to New Delhi with visits to a temple, mosque and a gurdwara, a choice some
Kerry packs 3-shrine message
The Telegraph / Posted 20 hours ago
trip to New Delhi with visits to a temple, mosque and a gurdwara, a choice some are viewing as a subtle iteration of the concerns on religious freedom voiced by President Barack Obama last year. Kerry in New Delhi. (PTI) Kerry landed here... Read more
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Daily News
Tea Industry opposes govt appropriating Board fundsin the media, of the Ministry of Finance to appropriate the funds accumulated b
Tea Industry opposes govt appropriating Board funds
Daily News / Posted 22 hours ago
in the media, of the Ministry of Finance to appropriate the funds accumulated by the Sri Lanka Tea Board, which had been collected from the Industry, for Global Tea Promotion. In October 2010, a Tea Promotion and Marketing Levy was introduced by... Read more
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The Irish Times
Tackling suicide and self-harm in Irelandemergency departments across Ireland, highlighted that in 2014 alone, 8,708 peo
Tackling suicide and self-harm in Ireland
The Irish Times / Posted 23 hours ago
emergency departments across Ireland, highlighted that in 2014 alone, 8,708 people were treated for self-harm episodes. According to the data, we know that at least one in five individuals will have repeated admissions to the emergency department... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
APS power lines could block scenic views at Scottsdale WestWorldArizona Public Service power lines, strung from steel poles up to 100 feet high
APS power lines could block scenic views at Scottsdale WestWorld
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
Arizona Public Service power lines, strung from steel poles up to 100 feet high, could be the first sight to greet visitors at Scottsdale's mega-event center WestWorld next year, including hundreds of thousands of spectators and television viewers... Read more
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The Manila Times
Court of Appeals halts commissions review of telco dealTELCO giants PLDT and Globe Telecom scored an initial victory in connection wit
Court of Appeals halts commissions review of telco deal
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
TELCO giants PLDT and Globe Telecom scored an initial victory in connection with a legal battle over their acquisition of the telecommunications business of San Miguel Corp., with the Court of Appeals halting competition regulators from reviewing the... Read more
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Market Watch
What to watch for in Abercrombie & Fitch earningsAbercrombie & Fitch Co. is scheduled to announce second-quarter earnings on Tue
What to watch for in Abercrombie & Fitch earnings
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
Abercrombie & Fitch Co. is scheduled to announce second-quarter earnings on Tuesday before the market open. But analysts are not expecting Abercrombie & Fitch to follow suit as it wrestles with a new strategy. Here’s what to expect: Earnings:... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Reading Festival traffic and M4 crash causes log delaysReading station this weekend dealing with unruly passengers. Festival traffic
Reading Festival traffic and M4 crash causes log delays
Reading Evening Post / Posted yesterday
Reading station this weekend dealing with unruly passengers. Festival traffic has finally cleared. There is currently no congestion on Richfield Avenue or the IDR. A South Central Ambulance Service spokesman said: “We were called at 1.50pm to... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Clean-up under way as Leeds Festival 2016 crowds head homeThe mass exodus from Leeds Festival began last night as festival-goers started
Clean-up under way as Leeds Festival 2016 crowds head home
Yorkshire evening post / Posted yesterday
The mass exodus from Leeds Festival began last night as festival-goers started packing up their tents and piling onto coaches. Muddy footprints and abandoned wellies marked a trail from shuttle bus drop-off points in Leeds city centre to the railway... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Reading Festival traffic and M4 crash causing long delaysrevellers Traffic is queuing between junctions 11 (Reading) and 10 (Wokingham/
Reading Festival traffic and M4 crash causing long delays
Reading Evening Post / Posted yesterday
revellers Traffic is queuing between junctions 11 (Reading) and 10 (Wokingham/Bracknell) on the M4 London bound after a collision involving a car and a motorcycle. Two lanes are currently closed. Traffic queueing on the M4 eastbound at junction... Read more
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The Manila Times
Consider spouse’s ’total conduct’ before crying psychological incapacityDear PAO, I married my girlfriend, Rina, in 2014. Last year, I discovered that
Consider spouse’s ’total conduct’ before crying psychological incapacity
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
Dear PAO, I married my girlfriend, Rina, in 2014. Last year, I discovered that she was having an affair with her co-worker. Then, she began to neglect her obligations to me and my son. There was even a time that she went out of the country for three... Read more
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Billboard
Republic Records Celebrates Post-MTV VMA Victories with Ariana Grande, Mac Miller, Desiigner & MoreAriana Grande and Mac Miller held court, Desiigner ripped it live, and the star
Republic Records Celebrates Post-MTV VMA Victories with Ariana Grande, Mac Miller, Desiigner & More
Billboard / Posted yesterday
Ariana Grande and Mac Miller held court, Desiigner ripped it live, and the stars all aligned to celebrate with Republic Records at a star-studded Post-2016 MTV Video Music Awards bash at Vandal, New York City. It was a good night for the label, with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
TAA Officer, Ugandan Charged for ForgeryDar es Salaam — Two people were yesterday charged at Kisutu Resident Magistrate
TAA Officer, Ugandan Charged for Forgery
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Dar es Salaam — Two people were yesterday charged at Kisutu Resident Magistrate's Court with six counts of forgery and illegal possession of various documents. Mr Obeto a security officer with the Tanzania Airports Authority (TAA), and his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
TAA Officer, Ugandan Face Six Countswith the Tanzania Airports Authority (TAA), Mr Bernard Obeto, were yesterday ch
TAA Officer, Ugandan Face Six Counts
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
with the Tanzania Airports Authority (TAA), Mr Bernard Obeto, were yesterday charged at Kisutu Resident Magistrate's Court with six counts of forgery and illegal possession of various documents. Mr Obeto and his co-accused, Mr Mugabe Moses,... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Traffic around Reading as thousands leave music festivalReading Festival revellers Becuase of the exodus of festival fans there is cur
Traffic around Reading as thousands leave music festival
Reading Evening Post / Posted yesterday
Reading Festival revellers Becuase of the exodus of festival fans there is currently congestion and very slow traffic on: Reading Buses 26 service, which runs between Calcot and Reading, has been cancelled due to an incident. More than 170,000... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Development of Co-Operatives Depends On Citizens' SavingsLuanda — The development of co-operatives in Angolan depends greatly on the sav
Development of Co-Operatives Depends On Citizens' Savings
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Luanda — The development of co-operatives in Angolan depends greatly on the savings of citizens with higher financial and economic capacity to help the more needy persons. The statement was made last Friday, in Luanda, by the chairman of the Credit... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Assembly Calls for Promotion of Kiswahili in Regionthe benefits of EAC integration. The Assembly further wants the specific inter
Assembly Calls for Promotion of Kiswahili in Region
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
the benefits of EAC integration. The Assembly further wants the specific interest groups including youth, women, civil and co-operative societies to be fully involved in the integration process and the pillars of integration including the Political... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
ANALYSIS: Why the Hawks don't have a case against GordhanPravin Gordhan. (AP) Cape Town – The back and forth between Finance Minister P
ANALYSIS: Why the Hawks don't have a case against Gordhan
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
Pravin Gordhan. (AP) Cape Town – The back and forth between Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan and the Hawks has finally come to a head with Major General Ledwaba instructing Gordhan to provide a warning statement and Gordhan effectively... Read more
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Zero Hedge
New Evidence Reveals Iran Evaded Sanctions, Continued Nuclear Weapon Development With Venezuelafrom Venezuela with its nuclear program despite a decade of U.N.-mandated sanct
New Evidence Reveals Iran Evaded Sanctions, Continued Nuclear Weapon Development With Venezuela
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
from Venezuela with its nuclear program despite a decade of U.N.-mandated sanctions aimed at curbing the rouge regime’s controversial nuclear and ballistic missile programs. A 2009 document obtained by Brazil’s leading weekly, Veja magazine,... Read more
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BBC News
Ireland's abortion laws: Rose of Tralee becomes latest battleground in divisive debateImage caption Brianna Parkins made her comments while being interviewed on stag
Ireland's abortion laws: Rose of Tralee becomes latest battleground in divisive debate
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
Image caption Brianna Parkins made her comments while being interviewed on stage during the Rose of Tralee The Rose of Tralee, the Republic of Ireland's long-running beauty pageant, is not usually a platform for thorny issues. But, this week, it... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Kenyatta Closes Sixth Ticad ConferenceYour Excellency Idriss Déby, President of the Republic of Chad, We have come t
President Kenyatta Closes Sixth Ticad Conference
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Your Excellency Idriss Déby, President of the Republic of Chad, We have come to the close of two very intensive days of the Sixth Tokyo International Conference on Africa Development, (TICADVI). This was a Conference of its own kind and which has... Read more
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Aljazeera
New UN secretary-general must commit to accountabilityRecent accountability crises in United Nations peacekeeping missions have revea
New UN secretary-general must commit to accountability
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
Recent accountability crises in United Nations peacekeeping missions have revealed a "culture of impunity", sullying the organisation's reputation and undermining its raison d'etre. In this climate, the incoming secretary-general, set to take office... Read more
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Farming Life
Irish Moiled Cattle Society 2016 open day and AGMIrish Moiled herd, kindly offered to host the Irish Moiled Cattle Society’s ope
Irish Moiled Cattle Society 2016 open day and AGM
Farming Life / Posted 2 days ago
Irish Moiled herd, kindly offered to host the Irish Moiled Cattle Society’s open day at their farm in Martinstown, Co Antrim, in conjunction with the annual general meeting and an informal judges’ seminar. The Irish Moiled Cattle Society... Read more
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