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The Irish Times
Where the real and fictional worlds meetaway from his own “just to help me make the fictional shift” – without that bit
Where the real and fictional worlds meet
The Irish Times / Posted 13 minutes ago
away from his own “just to help me make the fictional shift” – without that bit of space, a story with autobiographical roots might become potbound. A key location in my new novel, Death and the Seaside, is the real seaside town of Seaton in... Read more
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The Telegraph
Sidhu says he quit Rajya Sabha because BJP asked him to stay away from PunjabI was told you cannot fight from Amritsar. You fight from Kurukshetra, you figh
Sidhu says he quit Rajya Sabha because BJP asked him to stay away from Punjab
The Telegraph / Posted 22 minutes ago
I was told you cannot fight from Amritsar. You fight from Kurukshetra, you fight from West Delhi. I did not leave my roots then nor did I care about profit and loss,” Sidhu said. Asked if he wanted to be chief ministerial candidate, he said... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researcher evaluates dredging equipment to maximize productionof gravel, sand, silt, clay and water to a desired placement location. Often, d
Researcher evaluates dredging equipment to maximize production
PhysOrg / Posted 23 minutes ago
of gravel, sand, silt, clay and water to a desired placement location. Often, debris such as unexploded ordnances, roots, large rocks and logs enters or blocks the suction inlet causing safety concerns, delays or loss of production. Dr.... Read more
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New Kerala
Australia-India working closely on security cooperation: Envoy - newkerala.com #95376the export of uranium to India," Sidhu, who is on her first visit to Punjab, th
Australia-India working closely on security cooperation: Envoy - newkerala.com #95376
New Kerala / Posted 24 minutes ago
the export of uranium to India," Sidhu, who is on her first visit to Punjab, the state from where her family has its roots, said. Given the strategic alignment, the envoy said: "India and Australia are well placed to work together on... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Bob Tis: Exotic imports all part of the neighborhooda very natural American rite of passage to bring in an exotic plant or flower i
Bob Tis: Exotic imports all part of the neighborhood
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 29 minutes ago
a very natural American rite of passage to bring in an exotic plant or flower into our midst and see if the plant finds its roots. Horticulturists trace the first lilac bush back to England, John Smith and the Mayflower. Botanists believe the... Read more
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International Business Times
Sega announces retro Sonic Mania and post-apocalyptic Project Sonic for 2017 release next year: one that will see Sonics old and new team up, and another he
Sega announces retro Sonic Mania and post-apocalyptic Project Sonic for 2017
International Business Times / Posted 34 minutes ago
release next year: one that will see Sonics old and new team up, and another heavily-inspired by the gaming icon's retro roots. The latter, Sonic Mania, launches in the Spring, with Project Sonic arriving towards the end of the year. Both games... Read more
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Daily Mail
Is Sam Heughan the new Tom Hiddleston?by the similarities with Barbour. The British countryside has been at the heart
Is Sam Heughan the new Tom Hiddleston?
Daily Mail / Posted 41 minutes ago
by the similarities with Barbour. The British countryside has been at the heart of the brand since 1894. Sam’s Scottish roots and his genuine love of the outdoors means he brings an authentic and very real connection to the partnership. 'Sam... Read more
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Philly.com
More on Boston vs. Philly - biotech editionadviser. He's not dissing Philadelphia science. He's blaming a persistent divi
More on Boston vs. Philly - biotech edition
Philly.com / Posted an hour ago
adviser. He's not dissing Philadelphia science. He's blaming a persistent divide between scholarship and sales. "The roots of this go very deep into our history and culture, as well as to the goals of our institutions," Simon told me. He... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Milford library director moving onand when she moved here, she had every intention of staying for the duration.
Milford library director moving on
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
and when she moved here, she had every intention of staying for the duration. "I had moved a lot and wanted to put roots down," she said. Working in Dover had involved a long commute, but Milford was more affordable and she bought a house... Read more
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New Kerala
Sidhu takes on BJP but mum on joining AAP - newkerala.com #95300angry Sidhu asked. Saying he believed in "rashtra dharma", the cricketer-turne
Sidhu takes on BJP but mum on joining AAP - newkerala.com #95300
New Kerala / Posted an hour ago
angry Sidhu asked. Saying he believed in "rashtra dharma", the cricketer-turned-politician said: "How could I ignore my roots and betray my homeland? Should I stay away from Punjab just to cater to personal interests of some people?" Sidhu, who... Read more
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New Kerala
Punjab will throw 'Badal Pvt. Limited' from its roots: AAP - newkerala.com #95341Punjab will throw 'Badal Pvt. Limited' from its roots: AAP Posted 9 minutes ag
Punjab will throw 'Badal Pvt. Limited' from its roots: AAP - newkerala.com #95341
New Kerala / Posted an hour ago
Punjab will throw 'Badal Pvt. Limited' from its roots: AAP Posted 9 minutes ago | ANIMalerkotla (Punjab), July 25 : Refuting the allegations on Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA Naresh Yadav, who has been booked in connection with the alleged sacrilege of... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Winger Mitchell keen to excite Spireites fansthat’ll come before too long.” The move to North Derbyshire has seen Mitchell
Winger Mitchell keen to excite Spireites fans
Derbyshire Times / Posted an hour ago
that’ll come before too long.” The move to North Derbyshire has seen Mitchell have to adapt to a new area given his London roots, but the winger has so far been made to feel at home. He added: “I’ve settled in really well. The lads have been... Read more
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iol.co.za
No easy solutions for Zimbabwewhile Czechoslovakia broke in two and Yugoslavia fractured. Whatever the way f
No easy solutions for Zimbabwe
iol.co.za / Posted an hour ago
while Czechoslovakia broke in two and Yugoslavia fractured. Whatever the way forward, we can't rely solely on grass-roots movements like #ShutDownZim2016 to usher in political and economic transformation. Zimbabwe sorely needs a united and... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Tottenham, Victor Wanyama, Kenyan international, ICCfor Beerschot AC in Belgium, Celtic in Scotland, Southampton and now Tottenham.
Tottenham, Victor Wanyama, Kenyan international, ICC
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted an hour ago
for Beerschot AC in Belgium, Celtic in Scotland, Southampton and now Tottenham. But the 25-year-old hasn’t forgotten his roots. He says he one day intends to return to Kenya to live and remains as passionate as playing for his country as ever,... Read more
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dna
Punjab will uproot Badal Pvt Limited': AAPOur fight will continue. It is just the matter of five months, after that, Punj
Punjab will uproot Badal Pvt Limited': AAP
dna / Posted an hour ago
Our fight will continue. It is just the matter of five months, after that, Punjab will throw 'Badal Pvt. Ltd.' from its roots," Singh told ANI here. "Badal is conspiring against Naresh Yadav under the influence of the RSS. He is being... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
English cricket must reach out and touch its publicMany of their players are rooted in club cricket, just as many southern countie
English cricket must reach out and touch its public
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted an hour ago
Many of their players are rooted in club cricket, just as many southern counties are more likely to have players whose real roots come not from clubs but from private schools. They had a few beers at Southport because it felt the most normal thing... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Does Trump even want the job?not onto something about the presidency. Barack Obama, after all, has spent muc
Does Trump even want the job?
Baltimore Sun / Posted an hour ago
not onto something about the presidency. Barack Obama, after all, has spent much of his presidency trying to build a grass-roots movement to force change on Washington that he couldn't achieve from the White House. Many Republicans I've talked to... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
10 things to know about Philadelphia as DNC startsand Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, as are Gamble and Huff. Some of the city's mo
10 things to know about Philadelphia as DNC starts
Baltimore Sun / Posted an hour ago
and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, as are Gamble and Huff. Some of the city's most famous contemporary ambassadors are The Roots, the versatile band that plays nightly on "The Tonight Show." Founder Questlove and other members are... Read more
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Super Sport
China football fans feel left behinda deluge of heavy-handed corporate sponsorships, and Bian and others say that h
China football fans feel left behind
Super Sport / Posted an hour ago
a deluge of heavy-handed corporate sponsorships, and Bian and others say that hampers Beijing's aim of nurturing a grass-roots base for the sport and homegrown talent. All footballing nations have struggled to balance the interests of commercial... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Spurs star proudly flies Kenyan flag Down Underfor Beerschot AC in Belgium, Celtic in Scotland, Southampton and now Tottenham.
Spurs star proudly flies Kenyan flag Down Under
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
for Beerschot AC in Belgium, Celtic in Scotland, Southampton and now Tottenham. But the 25-year-old hasn’t forgotten his roots. He says he one day intends to return to Kenya to live and remains as passionate as playing for his country as ever,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Full steam ahead for Asian cruise industry as China demand soarsand Brick Gothic buildings remain, as do fragments of the town’s shipbuilding h
Full steam ahead for Asian cruise industry as China demand soars
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 hours ago
and Brick Gothic buildings remain, as do fragments of the town’s shipbuilding history. The shipbuilding industry has deep roots in Germany, although today it is a shadow of its former self. “There has not been enough orders available that all the... Read more
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Fortune
In China’s Quest to Conquer World Soccer, Fans Are Feeling Left Behinda deluge of heavy-handed corporate sponsorships, and Bian and others say that h
In China’s Quest to Conquer World Soccer, Fans Are Feeling Left Behind
Fortune / Posted 2 hours ago
a deluge of heavy-handed corporate sponsorships, and Bian and others say that hampers Beijing’s aim of nurturing a grassroots base for the sport and homegrown talent. All footballing nations have struggled to balance the interests of commercial... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ideological Import in 'The Trial of Dedan Kimathi'way of thinking of a class, culture or individual. Ideological conflicts are th
Ideological Import in 'The Trial of Dedan Kimathi'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
way of thinking of a class, culture or individual. Ideological conflicts are the bane of most African societies today whose roots can be traced back to colonialism. Ideologies of Pan-Africanism, Marxism and Negritude were the offspring of... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Time to hit paramilitary criminals where it will really hurt... in their pocketsin his masterpiece Excellent Cadavers, a book about the anti-Mafia judges of th
Time to hit paramilitary criminals where it will really hurt... in their pockets
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 hours ago
in his masterpiece Excellent Cadavers, a book about the anti-Mafia judges of the 1980s, the Sicilian Cosa Nostra has its roots in the island's autonomous, politically-motivated armed movement from the 19th century. Many armed political... Read more
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Football365
Serious mails: Is it because they are black?to show how much we want Anthony Martial at Ashburton Grove next season. Twitte
Serious mails: Is it because they are black?
Football365 / Posted 2 hours ago
to show how much we want Anthony Martial at Ashburton Grove next season. Twitter account, Facebook, Instagram, grass roots meeting at the pubs (I am available for Australian meetings) etc but also a crowd funding site for us fans to raise the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Railways plans to pour Rs 8.6 lakh crore for new tracks, faster trains and station revamprailroad aims to pour Rs 8.6 lakh crore into new tracks, faster trains and stat
Railways plans to pour Rs 8.6 lakh crore for new tracks, faster trains and station revamp
The Economic Times / Posted 2 hours ago
railroad aims to pour Rs 8.6 lakh crore into new tracks, faster trains and station redevelopment to drag a network with roots in British colonial rule into the 21st century. Indian Railways carries about as many passengers daily as Australia's... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
In China's quest to conquer world soccer, fans feel left behinda deluge of heavy-handed corporate sponsorships, and Bian and others say that h
In China's quest to conquer world soccer, fans feel left behind
Reuters Sports News / Posted 2 hours ago
a deluge of heavy-handed corporate sponsorships, and Bian and others say that hampers Beijing's aim of nurturing a grass-roots base for the sport and homegrown talent. All footballing nations have struggled to balance the interests of commercial... Read more
3 related stories
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Channel NewsAsia
In China's quest to conquer world football, fans feel left behinda deluge of heavy-handed corporate sponsorships, and Bian and others say that h
In China's quest to conquer world football, fans feel left behind
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 hours ago
a deluge of heavy-handed corporate sponsorships, and Bian and others say that hampers Beijing's aim of nurturing a grass-roots base for the sport and homegrown talent. Fans watch a local football match between Shanghai SIPG Football Club and... Read more
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Irish Central
A upper New York state of mind - blissful nothing-- some of whom were, of course, Irish by heritage. Alan who made our sandwiche
A upper New York state of mind - blissful nothing
Irish Central / Posted 3 hours ago
-- some of whom were, of course, Irish by heritage. Alan who made our sandwiches at the supermarket had traced his family roots back to the Isle of Lewis in Scotland, as far back as the 1300s. And he wasn’t the only one who wanted to tell us a... Read more
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Rappler
SONA 2016 fashionand legislative officer for Dinagat Islands Representative Kaka Bag-ao, Bayang'
SONA 2016 fashion
Rappler / Posted 3 hours ago
and legislative officer for Dinagat Islands Representative Kaka Bag-ao, Bayang's outfit paid homage to her Manobo roots, with its colors – black, red, and yellow – and its intricate bead work. Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler Jose de... Read more
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Business Standard India
Was asked to stay away from Punjab: Sidhu on quitting RSwhile speaking to reporters here. "Rashtra dharma (duty towards the nation) is
Was asked to stay away from Punjab: Sidhu on quitting RS
Business Standard India / Posted 3 hours ago
while speaking to reporters here. "Rashtra dharma (duty towards the nation) is the most superior. How could I ignore my roots and betray my homeland? Should I stay away from Punjab just to cater to personal interests of some people," he... Read more
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PhysOrg
Ghost orchid scientists aim to restore rare Florida flowersit is considered an endangered plant Armed with an orange staple gun and dozens
Ghost orchid scientists aim to restore rare Florida flowers
PhysOrg / Posted 3 hours ago
it is considered an endangered plant Armed with an orange staple gun and dozens of burlap squares entwined with ratty green roots, Mike Kane wades hip-deep into the swamp to restore what generations of thieves have stolen. The ghost orchid. Once... Read more
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iol.co.za
Corporate raiders seek Brexit bargainstechnology, consumer, industrials and media, with an overall 37 sales valued at
Corporate raiders seek Brexit bargains
iol.co.za / Posted 3 hours ago
technology, consumer, industrials and media, with an overall 37 sales valued at $33 billion. Industry sources said some had roots in discussions that began well ahead of the June referendum. “If we have learned one thing from the global financial... Read more
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Calcutta News
I'm proud of my Indian heritage: US-based designer Rachel RoyPriyanka Lama. India holds a special place in my heart, so I look for growth an
I'm proud of my Indian heritage: US-based designer Rachel Roy
Calcutta News / Posted 3 hours ago
Priyanka Lama. India holds a special place in my heart, so I look for growth and success of designers and businesses with roots to the country," said Roy, who added that she would love to expand into India when the time is right. "Everyone is so... Read more
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football411
Motsepe welcomes Vilakazi to Downswelcome Lucky Mohomi and Ricardo Nascimento to Mamelodi Sundowns. "What excite
Motsepe welcomes Vilakazi to Downs
football411 / Posted 3 hours ago
welcome Lucky Mohomi and Ricardo Nascimento to Mamelodi Sundowns. "What excites me a lot about Mohomi is not only that he is an excellent player but also that he comes from Mamelodi which is where Sundowns has its roots." Posted: 2016-07-25 10:14... Read more
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Super Sport
'Vila will be a hit at Downs'Mohomi is not only that he is an excellent player but also that he comes from M
'Vila will be a hit at Downs'
Super Sport / Posted 3 hours ago
Mohomi is not only that he is an excellent player but also that he comes from Mamelodi, which is where Sundowns has its roots,” he said. “Ricardo is a very good player that we have been assessing for the past two years. South African football... Read more
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The Economic Times
Railways needs Rs 2.5 lakh crore debt for its modernisation planrailroad aims to pour Rs 8.6 lakh crore into new tracks, faster trains and stat
Railways needs Rs 2.5 lakh crore debt for its modernisation plan
The Economic Times / Posted 3 hours ago
railroad aims to pour Rs 8.6 lakh crore into new tracks, faster trains and station redevelopment to drag a network with roots in British colonial rule into the 21st century. Indian Railways carries about as many passengers daily as Australia's... Read more
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The Economic Times
Was asked to stay away from Punjab: Sidhu on quitting RSwhile speaking to reporters here. "Rashtra dharma (duty towards the nation) is
Was asked to stay away from Punjab: Sidhu on quitting RS
The Economic Times / Posted 3 hours ago
while speaking to reporters here. "Rashtra dharma (duty towards the nation) is the most superior. How could I ignore my roots and betray my homeland? Should I stay away from Punjab just to cater to personal interests of some people," he... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Local police vigilant in wake of recent attackshe said, the majority of people living in the coal region seem to recognize goo
Local police vigilant in wake of recent attacks
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 hours ago
he said, the majority of people living in the coal region seem to recognize good police work being done. A grass-roots group in the city he helps protect, called “We Are Hazleton” supports the department by raising money to help fill... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Indian declared Pakistan a No School-Going Missionin Islamabad have their children attend the same school. Around 10 children of
Indian declared Pakistan a No School-Going Mission
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 4 hours ago
in Islamabad have their children attend the same school. Around 10 children of the IHC staff members are enrolled in Roots International School. One of the major concerns of the Indian government was the security of their young nationals.... Read more
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Calcutta News
Hillary Clinton gears up for Philadelphia convention as doubts harboured over Tim Kaine’s pickto reports, the convention aims to tell Clinton’s life story, her Midwestern up
Hillary Clinton gears up for Philadelphia convention as doubts harboured over Tim Kaine’s pick
Calcutta News / Posted 4 hours ago
to reports, the convention aims to tell Clinton’s life story, her Midwestern upbringing and middle-class roots, and reveal startling details that were untold even during her decades in the public eye and as Secretary of State. As... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
California fires threaten thousands of homes; 1 body foundForest. "You've still got hotspots in that area, a lot of smoldering stuff," a
California fires threaten thousands of homes; 1 body found
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 4 hours ago
Forest. "You've still got hotspots in that area, a lot of smoldering stuff," and trees that might fall because their roots had burned, Judy said. The Los Angeles County Fire Department has said about 1,500 homes and 100 commercial buildings... Read more
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Kincardine News
Doctors divided over four-year fees dealapproaching votes by doctors on whether to approve the contract. On the other
Doctors divided over four-year fees deal
Kincardine News / Posted 4 hours ago
approaching votes by doctors on whether to approve the contract. On the other hand, the deal is being attacked by a grass roots organization called the Coalition of Ontario Doctors, which is planning a protest rally on Friday starting at the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Indian railway requires Rs 2.5 lakh crore debt for its modernization planrailroad aims to pour Rs 8.6 lakh crore into new tracks, faster trains and stat
Indian railway requires Rs 2.5 lakh crore debt for its modernization plan
The Economic Times / Posted 4 hours ago
railroad aims to pour Rs 8.6 lakh crore into new tracks, faster trains and station redevelopment to drag a network with roots in British colonial rule into the 21st century. Indian Railways carries about as many passengers daily as Australia's... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top StoriesPhilippines and the NDF to be an advancement in the progressing peace process t
Top Stories
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 5 hours ago
Philippines and the NDF to be an advancement in the progressing peace process to address and find solution to the social roots of the raging civil war in our country,� NDF Negros spokesperson Frank Fernandez said. He also said the revolutionary... Read more
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Rappler
Memorable quotes from past SONAsand unity spring.” 1971 SONA in the Legislative Building, Manila“We, who lead
Memorable quotes from past SONAs
Rappler / Posted 5 hours ago
and unity spring.” 1971 SONA in the Legislative Building, Manila“We, who lead this nation, must now recognize the roots of our disappointments. We are a developing nation in a world divided between rich and poor. And all our dreams and... Read more
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Rappler
Duterte Fil-Am supporters see change for betternegotiations, which have been the target of sabotage by both the Aquino and Arr
Duterte Fil-Am supporters see change for better
Rappler / Posted 5 hours ago
negotiations, which have been the target of sabotage by both the Aquino and Arroyo administrations, aim to address the roots of the armed conflict--poverty, landlessness, and joblessness. Bayan USA praised Duterte's appointment of Rafael... Read more
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Timmins Times
Doctors divided over four-year fees dealapproaching votes by doctors on whether to approve the contract. On the other
Doctors divided over four-year fees deal
Timmins Times / Posted 5 hours ago
approaching votes by doctors on whether to approve the contract. On the other hand, the deal is being attacked by a grass roots organization called the Coalition of Ontario Doctors, which is planning a protest rally on Friday starting at the... Read more
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The Alpena News
Community Foundation awarded $25,000 Heritage Grantwho have lived near the shores of Lake Huron their whole lives and want to know
Community Foundation awarded $25,000 Heritage Grant
The Alpena News / Posted 5 hours ago
who have lived near the shores of Lake Huron their whole lives and want to know more about our region's Native American roots, as well as those who are just now discovering what a truly fascinating area northeast Michigan is." Since the grant... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Dems look to relegate fossil fuels to the pastDemocrat who will be speaking at the convention. “This isn’t American. It is, i
Dems look to relegate fossil fuels to the past
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 5 hours ago
Democrat who will be speaking at the convention. “This isn’t American. It is, in very serious ways, kind of pulling out the roots of some of the things that are at the core of being the country that we are. You’re going to end up with more and more... Read more
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