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Daily Record
How to shoot a basketball through a hoop - from the top of UK's tallest towerYOUTUBE sensations How Ridiculous are a team of Australians who claim to "love
How to shoot a basketball through a hoop - from the top of UK's tallest tower
Daily Record / Posted 13 hours ago
YOUTUBE sensations How Ridiculous are a team of Australians who claim to "love sport, trick shots and making a difference". They are known for their spectacular basketball shots and they travel all over the world to find the perfect location for... Read more
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Horse and Hound
Dressage star Totilas: a career in picturesNews of Totilas’ retirement last week signalled the end of a career for one of
Dressage star Totilas: a career in pictures
Horse and Hound / Posted 14 hours ago
News of Totilas’ retirement last week signalled the end of a career for one of the most remarkable horses dressage has ever seen. When Totilas and Edward Gal burst onto the world stage, they began a new era in dressage. An era that would see them... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Elderly couple lose right to domestic help, ombudsman to investigateRotterdam council’s ombudsman has described a decision to withdraw all domestic
Elderly couple lose right to domestic help, ombudsman to investigate
DutchNews.nl / Posted 19 hours ago
Rotterdam council’s ombudsman has described a decision to withdraw all domestic help for an 83-year old man with serious dementia as ‘incomprehensible’. Officials decided earlier the man’s 77-year-old wife is capable of caring for him. Ombudsman... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Drinking coffee and alcohol could be putting a spring in your stepCoffee and alcohol consumption may be associated with a better gait in older ad
Drinking coffee and alcohol could be putting a spring in your step
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
Coffee and alcohol consumption may be associated with a better gait in older adults, a Dutch study has found. But smokers were more likely to have worse gaits than non-smokers, the authors say. Gait, or the pattern of how a person walks, is an... Read more
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Payson Roundup
Characters under the Rim – Chapter 22: Alfred (aka Fred) 
HaughtIf the sons of Peter and Sallie Haught had stayed in Texas, their descendants w
Characters under the Rim – Chapter 22: Alfred (aka Fred) 
Haught
Payson Roundup / Posted yesterday
If the sons of Peter and Sallie Haught had stayed in Texas, their descendants would have been millionaires. Their homesteads would later have included downtown Dallas and Six Flags Over Texas. Instead, the Haughts ventured to Arizona and became some... Read more
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Psych Central
Wider Networks May Boost Employee CreativityA new study has found that employees experience a boost in creativity when mana
Wider Networks May Boost Employee Creativity
Psych Central / Posted yesterday
A new study has found that employees experience a boost in creativity when management encourages them to network beyond their immediate business contacts. “Social networks can be important sources of information and insight that may spark employee... Read more
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New Kerala
Here`s how companies can boost employee creativity It's time to take your business to the next level as a new study has revealed
Here`s how companies can boost employee creativity
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
It's time to take your business to the next level as a new study has revealed that companies can promote creativity in employees by encouraging them to network beyond their immediate business... Read more
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soccernews
Sampdoria close on Tonny VilhenaThe Blucerchiati decided to step up their interest in the talented midfielder a
Sampdoria close on Tonny Vilhena
soccernews / Posted yesterday
The Blucerchiati decided to step up their interest in the talented midfielder as Roberto Soriano nears AC Milan move, and the talks are moving in the right direction. What is more, Sampdoria have managed to reach an agreement with both Feyenoord and... Read more
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Calcutta News
EU, US protest as Ukrainian filmmaker gets 20 years in Russia labor camp MOSCOW, Russia - The 20-year term in a labor camp for a Ukrainian filmmaker a
EU, US protest as Ukrainian filmmaker gets 20 years in Russia labor camp
Calcutta News / Posted 2 days ago
MOSCOW, Russia - The 20-year term in a labor camp for a Ukrainian filmmaker awarded by a Russian court for alleged terror attacks in Crimea has invited sharp criticism from the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Wide-ranging networking boosts employee creativityCredit: thinkstockphotos.com/Rice University Companies can promote creativity i
Wide-ranging networking boosts employee creativity
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
Credit: thinkstockphotos.com/Rice University Companies can promote creativity in employees by encouraging them to network beyond their immediate business networks, according to a new study by management experts at Rice University, Australian National... Read more
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U TV
Eight million cigarettes found by detection dog in DublinOfficers stopped a Latvian registered truck and trailer that were disembarking
Eight million cigarettes found by detection dog in Dublin
U TV / Posted 2 days ago
Officers stopped a Latvian registered truck and trailer that were disembarking a ship that had arrived from Rotterdam. Casey, a detection dog, uncovered the cigarettes which were elaborately concealed within the glazing spaces of window frames. The... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Customs dog Casey finds more black market cigarettes Sniffer dog Casey who found eight million black market cigarettes (Revenue Cu
Customs dog Casey finds more black market cigarettes
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Sniffer dog Casey who found eight million black market cigarettes (Revenue Customs Service/PA) Customs dog Casey has helped save the public purse millions of euro with yet another discovery of... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Revenue seize eight million cigarettes at Dublin Port | Irish Examiner Wednesday, August 26, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eight million cigar
Revenue seize eight million cigarettes at Dublin Port
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
| Irish Examiner Wednesday, August 26, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eight million cigarettes have been seized by Revenue at Dublin Port. The... Read more
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RTE News
Eight million cigarettes seized in DublinCustom officers have seized eight million cigarettes worth over €4 million at D
Eight million cigarettes seized in Dublin
RTE News / Posted 2 days ago
Custom officers have seized eight million cigarettes worth over €4 million at Dublin Port. The "Minsk Capital, NZ Gold and Pect" brand cigarettes are believed to have originated in Belarus. They were discovered when officers stopped a Latvian... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Chelsea, Man City, Spurs keen on Anderlecht junior Rayane Bounidajunior Rayane Bounida is already attracting Premier League interest. Just nine
Chelsea, Man City, Spurs keen on Anderlecht junior Rayane Bounida
tribalfootball.com / Posted 2 days ago
junior Rayane Bounida is already attracting Premier League interest. Just nine years of age, whizkid Rayane is already making a name for himself across Europe with junior scouts. Rayane is an attacking midfielder and came to the attention of... Read more
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indieWIRE
You'll Want to Know These Up-and-Coming Filmmakers from Around the World By Indiewire | IndiewireMon Aug 24 13:55:11 EDT 2015 The recently wrapped 20
You'll Want to Know These Up-and-Coming Filmmakers from Around the World
indieWIRE / Posted 2 days ago
By Indiewire | IndiewireMon Aug 24 13:55:11 EDT 2015 The recently wrapped 2015 Locarno International Film Festival's Filmmaker's Academy highlighted the work of a crop of... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Ukrainian filmmaker gets 20-year sentence in Russia for terrorismA Russian military court sentenced a Ukrainian filmmaker, Oleg Sentsov, to 20 y
Ukrainian filmmaker gets 20-year sentence in Russia for terrorism
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
A Russian military court sentenced a Ukrainian filmmaker, Oleg Sentsov, to 20 years in a prison camp on Tuesday after convicting him of terrorism in the Crimean peninsula after its annexation by Russia last year. The punishment was announced from... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Russian court jails Ukrainian filmmaker for 'terrorism'ROSTOV-ON-DON: A Russian military court on Tuesday (Aug 25) sentenced a Ukraini
Russian court jails Ukrainian filmmaker for 'terrorism'
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
ROSTOV-ON-DON: A Russian military court on Tuesday (Aug 25) sentenced a Ukrainian filmmaker to 20 years in a prison colony on terror charges in a trial condemned by Kiev, Western rights groups and top film directors. Oleg Sentsov, 39, was convicted... Read more
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express
Russia jails prominent Ukrainian filmmaker who opposed annexation of Crimea A PROMINENT Ukrainian filmmaker who has the backing of Hollywood directors ha
Russia jails prominent Ukrainian filmmaker who opposed annexation of Crimea
express / Posted 3 days ago
A PROMINENT Ukrainian filmmaker who has the backing of Hollywood directors has been jailed by a court in Russia for 20 years, in what critics are calling a politically... Read more
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Offshore Magazine
Fifth Sapura-series pipelay vessel nears completionOffshore staff KRIMPEN AAN DEN IJSSEL, the Netherlands – Royal IHC has launche
Fifth Sapura-series pipelay vessel nears completion
Offshore Magazine / Posted 3 days ago
Offshore staff KRIMPEN AAN DEN IJSSEL, the Netherlands – Royal IHC has launched the pipelay vessel Sapura Rubi at its shipyard near Rotterdam. This is the fifth vessel with a 550-ton top tension capacity that IHC is supplying to Sapura Navegação... Read more
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Gamasutra
SOEDESCO IS COMING TO THE NEW WORLD WITH TESLAGRADROTTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS (25-8-2015) – After releasing multiple games at reta
SOEDESCO IS COMING TO THE NEW WORLD WITH TESLAGRAD
Gamasutra / Posted 3 days ago
ROTTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS (25-8-2015) – After releasing multiple games at retail channels in Europe, the Pacific and beyond, SOEDESCO is pleased to announce that we are now also moving into the United States and Canada. But don’t just take our word... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Our strategy to rebuild New Orleans for the threats it will face in 50 years' timeI’m from the New Orleans area, but in 2005 was living in New York doing neighbo
Our strategy to rebuild New Orleans for the threats it will face in 50 years' time
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 3 days ago
I’m from the New Orleans area, but in 2005 was living in New York doing neighbourhood redevelopment work. I watched Katrina unfold on television, and after seeing those shocking images, I felt passionately that I needed to come home and use my... Read more
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chroniclelive
Höegh Target: All you need to know about the world's largest car carrierIt's not like its arrival could go unnoticed. The 36-metre vessel - capable of
Höegh Target: All you need to know about the world's largest car carrier
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
It's not like its arrival could go unnoticed. The 36-metre vessel - capable of transporting 8,500 cars - arrived into North Shields Fish Quay en route from China, the end of its maiden voyage. It is the biggest car and truck carrier in the world,... Read more
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The Irish Times
Couchsurfing in Offaly: a free of charge way of life In the last six years this couchsurfer's battered sofa and tiny “couchsurfing
Couchsurfing in Offaly: a free of charge way of life
The Irish Times / Posted 4 days ago
In the last six years this couchsurfer's battered sofa and tiny “couchsurfing room” has played host to over 400 travellers from around 45 different countries, all free of charge. Couchsurfer Simon... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Former Liverpool man Kuyt leads Feyenoord to victory over Chelsea’s youngsters in HollandOn-loan Chelsea youngsters Izzy Brown, Lewis Baker, Dom Solanke and Nathan all
Former Liverpool man Kuyt leads Feyenoord to victory over Chelsea’s youngsters in Holland
tribalfootball.com / Posted 4 days ago
On-loan Chelsea youngsters Izzy Brown, Lewis Baker, Dom Solanke and Nathan all featured for Vitesse as the Dutch side went down 2-0 on Sunday to a Feyenoord side littered with former Premier League stars. Baker played the full 90 minutes for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dar Runners Flop at World ChampionshipsBy Betram Lengama and Agencies Tanzania dream of securing medals in the ongoin
Dar Runners Flop at World Championships
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
By Betram Lengama and Agencies Tanzania dream of securing medals in the ongoing 15th World Athletics Championships at the Beijing National Stadium in China vanished in thin air, after the four athletes kissed a bye just after the opening day... Read more
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The World Game
Ajax and Feyenoord maintain their perfect recordsFrank de Boer's Ajax sits atop the table on goal difference after a 2-0 victory
Ajax and Feyenoord maintain their perfect records
The World Game / Posted 5 days ago
Frank de Boer's Ajax sits atop the table on goal difference after a 2-0 victory at NEC Nijmegen. In what was ideal preparation for their upcoming Europa League play-off against Czech side Jablonec, Arkadiusz Milik fired the Amsterdammers in front... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Ajax and Feyenoord maintain perfect startsAMSTERDAM: Polish striker Arkadiusz Milik scored for the third game running as
Ajax and Feyenoord maintain perfect starts
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
AMSTERDAM: Polish striker Arkadiusz Milik scored for the third game running as Ajax Amsterdam continued their perfect start to the Dutch league season with a 2-0 victory at NEC Nijmegen on Sunday. The win keeps Ajax top of the table with nine points... Read more
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sportsmole
Feyenoord make light work of VitesseThe game began slowly, with the first concrete chance not coming until the 24th
Feyenoord make light work of Vitesse
sportsmole / Posted 5 days ago
The game began slowly, with the first concrete chance not coming until the 24th minute when Terence Kongolo's cross was met by the head of Lex Immers, but the ball was easily caught by Eloy Room. Vitesse then fashioned a good effort in the 34th... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Germany's only deep water port ready for giant container shipsWILHELMSHAVEN (GERMANY) - The first years proved a difficult start for Germany'
Germany's only deep water port ready for giant container ships
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
WILHELMSHAVEN (GERMANY) - The first years proved a difficult start for Germany's only deep water port, Wilhelmshaven's Jade-Weser-Port container hub, inaugurated in 2012, but its operators are now seeking to make it a top terminal for supersize... Read more
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Khaleej Times
Emirates NBD Classics IV is back after short breakAFTER THE SMASHING success of the first concert in February and May this year,
Emirates NBD Classics IV is back after short break
Khaleej Times / Posted 5 days ago
AFTER THE SMASHING success of the first concert in February and May this year, Emirates NBD Classics IV is back after a short break. On September 11, Martin Fr�st, who is known for his virtuosity on the clarinet, will be doing what he does best.... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos | 08.22.15 | News & Observer A boy plays in a fountain on the South Bank on Aug
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
08.22.15 | News & Observer A boy plays in a fountain on the South Bank on August 22, 2015 in London, England. Weather in the capital is expected to reach 30 degrees Celsius, with heavy rain moving in towards the end of the... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Pleasant Ave. has new principalThe board appointed Michelle Gabree-Huba, 44, as the new principal. She replace
Pleasant Ave. has new principal
The Leader-Herald / Posted 7 days ago
The board appointed Michelle Gabree-Huba, 44, as the new principal. She replaces Jeffrey Vivenzio, who is leaving as principal of Pleasant Avenue Elementary School to take a position Sept. 1 with the Voorheesville Central School District in Albany... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Numbers of dementia patients stabilising experts claimRisk of dementia may be falling due to improved education and living conditions
Numbers of dementia patients stabilising experts claim
News-Medical-Net / Posted 7 days ago
Risk of dementia may be falling due to improved education and living conditions, and better prevention and treatment of vascular diseases, highlighting the need for policies to improve health across the life course. In a Policy View published in The... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Eurozone business activity strengthens in August: surveyBRUSSELS - Eurozone business activity rose in August, a closely watched survey
Eurozone business activity strengthens in August: survey
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
BRUSSELS - Eurozone business activity rose in August, a closely watched survey said Friday, on the back of solid growth in Germany and despite sluggishness in France. Workers inspect margerine at the Unilever factory in Rotterdam The Markit... Read more
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The Star
MISC sells entire stake in energy storage firm to Vitol for US$830mMISC’s unit MTTI Sdn Bhd had on Friday signed a sale and purchase agreement wit
MISC sells entire stake in energy storage firm to Vitol for US$830m
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
MISC’s unit MTTI Sdn Bhd had on Friday signed a sale and purchase agreement with Vitol’s unit VIP Terminals Finance B.V. to dispose of the 50% stake which comprises of 250 shares in VTTI. Each share had a par value of 100 euros. VTTI, which was... Read more
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Gamasutra
On August the 23rd, Moanbej Studios releases Looking for Laika for iOS.On August the 23rd, Moanbej Studios releases Looking for Laika for iOS. Rotter
On August the 23rd, Moanbej Studios releases Looking for Laika for iOS.
Gamasutra / Posted 7 days ago
On August the 23rd, Moanbej Studios releases Looking for Laika for iOS. Rotterdam, the Netherlands, 21-08-2015 Dear Madam/Sir, Looking for Laika is a side-scrolling platform adventure with a focus on gameplay and visual style. Your intergalactic... Read more
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Swansea City FC
Former Wales international Matt Jones returns to inspire Swansea City youngstersMatt Jones is back at Swansea City helping to inspire the next generation of yo
Former Wales international Matt Jones returns to inspire Swansea City youngsters
Swansea City FC / Posted 7 days ago
Matt Jones is back at Swansea City helping to inspire the next generation of young players on and off the field at the club's academy. The Welsh international – who made 13 appearances for the national team – recently worked with the under-13s side... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Second teen prostitute case reaches courtA second case of teen prostitution reaches court on Thursday when eight men app
Second teen prostitute case reaches court
DutchNews.nl / Posted 7 days ago
A second case of teen prostitution reaches court on Thursday when eight men appear before a court in Rotterdam. The case closely mirrors that of a 16-year-old girl in Valkenburg last month. A total of 24 men were charged with sexual abuse of a minor... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Feyenoord fans in court for Rome rampageFeyenoord supporters involved in the riot in Rome in February will appear in co
Feyenoord fans in court for Rome rampage
DutchNews.nl / Posted 7 days ago
Feyenoord supporters involved in the riot in Rome in February will appear in court in Rotterdam on August 31. The 44 fans rioted ahead of the Rotterdam club’s away match with AS Roma in the Europa League. Damage was caused to Rome’s shops, bars and... Read more
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Investors Chronicle
Worry-free shares Keeping tabs on your investments isn't for everybody. It can be stressful, un
Worry-free shares
Investors Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
Keeping tabs on your investments isn't for everybody. It can be stressful, unpredictable and time-consuming, none of which might be worth the financial reward. At the IC, naturally, we think there's some compromise between day... Read more
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walesonline
Cardiff City's Anthony Pilkington reflects on his remarkable football journeyIt took Anthony Pilkington five years to rise from Sunday pub league football i
Cardiff City's Anthony Pilkington reflects on his remarkable football journey
walesonline / Posted 7 days ago
It took Anthony Pilkington five years to rise from Sunday pub league football in Blackburn to the Premier League, an astonishing climb he still reflects on with satisfaction. Hopes of a professional career seemed to be over when he was overlooked... Read more
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Business Wire
Recommended Public Cash Offer by FedEx for All Issued and Outstanding Ordinary Shares of TNT ExpressMEMPHIS, Tenn. & HOOFDDORP, The Netherlands--(BUSINESS WIRE)--This is a joint p
Recommended Public Cash Offer by FedEx for All Issued and Outstanding Ordinary Shares of TNT Express
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. & HOOFDDORP, The Netherlands--(BUSINESS WIRE)--This is a joint press release by FedEx Corporation, FedEx Acquisition B.V. and TNT Express N.V. pursuant to the provisions of Article 10, paragraph 3 and Article 18, paragraph 3 of the... Read more
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asianage
Number of people with dementia is stabilisingIn an significant revelation, a study has found that the number of people with
Number of people with dementia is stabilising
asianage / Posted 8 days ago
In an significant revelation, a study has found that the number of people with dementia — both new cases and total numbers with the disease — is stabilising despite population ageing, in direct contrast to the “dementia epidemic” as reported in some... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Bizarre campaign launched to convince migrants Britain is RUBBISHUK officials are making daily trips into the Calais 'Jungle' camp handing out a
Bizarre campaign launched to convince migrants Britain is RUBBISH
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
UK officials are making daily trips into the Calais 'Jungle' camp handing out anti-Britain leaflets and warning life in the UK is tough. Tory Immigration Minister James Brokenshire said he wants the message to go out that modern-day Britain is "not... Read more
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Film Industry Network
Till We Meet Again among finalists of 58th CINE Golden Eagle Awards “Till We Meet Again” has been selected as a Finalist in the category for Be
Till We Meet Again among finalists of 58th CINE Golden Eagle Awards
Film Industry Network / Posted 8 days ago
“Till We Meet Again” has been selected as a Finalist in the category for Best Feature Film at the 58th CINE... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Ports on red alert as Theresa May warns migrant crisis is growing beyond CalaisThe Home Secretary admitted the new £7million British 'ring of steel' being ere
Ports on red alert as Theresa May warns migrant crisis is growing beyond Calais
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
The Home Secretary admitted the new £7million British 'ring of steel' being erected around the Eurotunnel entrance will simply encourage thousands of desperate migrants to target other ports instead. Immigration Minister James Brokenshire has... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Britain to pay for migrants to be flown home from CalaisBritain will also provide £7.14m over two years to ease the situation in Calais
Britain to pay for migrants to be flown home from Calais
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Britain will also provide £7.14m over two years to ease the situation in Calais, in what the deal terms a “humanitarian crisis that is unprecedented in recent history”. Some 5,000 people are camped out in a shanty town near the Coquelles Eurotunnel... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Schenectady County sues Glenville for unpaid billGLENVILLE, N.Y. (AP) - Officials say Schenectady County is suing the town of Gl
Schenectady County sues Glenville for unpaid bill
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 8 days ago
GLENVILLE, N.Y. (AP) - Officials say Schenectady County is suing the town of Glenville for more than $400,000 the county says it is owed for dispatch services provided by the countywide Unified Communications Center. The lawsuit states Glenville was... Read more
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Business Wire
Intertek Pays-Bas étend ses programmes de tests de surveillance de la qualité pour les fluides métallurgiquesROTTERDAM, Pays-Bas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Intertek, principal fournisseur de servic
Intertek Pays-Bas étend ses programmes de tests de surveillance de la qualité pour les fluides métallurgiques
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
ROTTERDAM, Pays-Bas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Intertek, principal fournisseur de services de qualité auprès d'une large gamme d'industries dans le monde, fournit désormais de meilleurs services de tests de la qualité et de surveillance d'état pour les... Read more
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