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DW
UN votes to extend mandate in Western Sahara |Ten nations voted in favor of the resolution, citing an "urgent need" to avoid
UN votes to extend mandate in Western Sahara |
DW / Posted 48 minutes ago
Ten nations voted in favor of the resolution, citing an "urgent need" to avoid hostilities in Western Sahara. There were two "no" votes and three abstentions. The resolution calls for the UN mission, known as MINURSO, to be restored to "full... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Birthday month, round threetrying to form the word "Hey" from my mouth that was suddenly so dry I felt lik
Birthday month, round three
The Inter-Mountain / Posted an hour ago
trying to form the word "Hey" from my mouth that was suddenly so dry I felt like I'd just eaten half of the sand in the Sahara desert. The best part of the whole initial meeting was the fact that later, after we began dating, he would pick on... Read more
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New Kerala
In recorded vote, Security Council approves one year extension of UN mission in Western Sahara - newkerala.com #56737by recorded vote, adopted a resolution extending for one year the United Nation
In recorded vote, Security Council approves one year extension of UN mission in Western Sahara - newkerala.com #56737
New Kerala / Posted 3 hours ago
by recorded vote, adopted a resolution extending for one year the United Nations Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara (MINURSO), emphasizing "the urgent need for the mission to return to full functionality." Calling upon all parties to... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
The Countries With the Lowest Perceived Corruptioncountries by their Corruption Perceptions Indexes. Transparency International
The Countries With the Lowest Perceived Corruption
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 4 hours ago
countries by their Corruption Perceptions Indexes. Transparency International didn’t include data for Greenland or Western Sahara, so they are excluded from the list. Several of the countries had tied scores, making a true ranking less... Read more
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Animation World Network
Disney’s ‘Zootopia’ Arrives Home on June 7the ground-breaking technology behind the characters’ fur and clothing to the v
Disney’s ‘Zootopia’ Arrives Home on June 7
Animation World Network / Posted 7 hours ago
the ground-breaking technology behind the characters’ fur and clothing to the varied and vast environments of Tundratown, Sahara Square and the Rainforest District as well as the deep thought and research given to bringing 64 unique animal species... Read more
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Aljazeera
UN votes to reinstate full Western Sahara missionThe UN Security Council has voted to restore the UN mission in disputed Western
UN votes to reinstate full Western Sahara mission
Aljazeera / Posted 14 hours ago
The UN Security Council has voted to restore the UN mission in disputed Western Sahara amid divisions over the steps demanded by Morocco to bring the peacekeeping force back to full operations. A US-drafted resolution was backed by 10 countries in... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
UN urges return to full operation of Western Sahara mission� The U.N. Security Council called Friday for the urgent return of the U.N. pea
UN urges return to full operation of Western Sahara mission
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 14 hours ago
� The U.N. Security Council called Friday for the urgent return of the U.N. peacekeeping mission in the disputed Western Sahara to its full operation, a rebuke to Morocco which expelled most of the mission's civilian staff to protest a comment by... Read more
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ABC News
UN Urges Return to Full Operation of Western Sahara MissionThe U.N. Security Council called Friday for the urgent return of the U.N. peace
UN Urges Return to Full Operation of Western Sahara Mission
ABC News / Posted 14 hours ago
The U.N. Security Council called Friday for the urgent return of the U.N. peacekeeping mission in the disputed Western Sahara to its full operation, a rebuke to Morocco which expelled most of the mission's civilian staff to protest a comment by the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UN demands restoration of Western Sahara mission's full capabilityThe United Nations Security Council on Friday extended for 12 months the U.N. p
UN demands restoration of Western Sahara mission's full capability
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 hours ago
The United Nations Security Council on Friday extended for 12 months the U.N. peacekeeping mission in disputed Western Sahara and demanded the urgent restoration of its "full functionality" after Morocco expelled international civilian... Read more
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The Star
U.N. demands restoration of Western Sahara mission's full capability- The United Nations Security Council on Friday extended for 12 months the U.N.
U.N. demands restoration of Western Sahara mission's full capability
The Star / Posted 15 hours ago
- The United Nations Security Council on Friday extended for 12 months the U.N. peacekeeping mission in disputed Western Sahara and demanded the urgent restoration of its "full functionality" after Morocco expelled international civilian... Read more
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Washington City Paper
Zoo: Get Your Friday Fennec Fox Fixa fennec fox, you ask? Typically weighing two to three pounds, according to the
Zoo: Get Your Friday Fennec Fox Fix
Washington City Paper / Posted 15 hours ago
a fennec fox, you ask? Typically weighing two to three pounds, according to the Smithsonian, they inhabit the Sahara and other deserts in Northern Africa and Northern Sinai. "One noticeable characteristic of the fennec fox is its... Read more
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Business Standard India
5 counterpoints that call Vijay Mallya's bluffand talk of not giving money. All Mallya has to do is look at his one-time part
5 counterpoints that call Vijay Mallya's bluff
Business Standard India / Posted 17 hours ago
and talk of not giving money. All Mallya has to do is look at his one-time partner in his F1 racing time, Subrata Roy of Sahara. Roy is still trying to collect money to walk out of jail even after spending two years in it. It's time for Mallya to... Read more
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New Kerala
Sahara One to launch Pakistani show soon - newkerala.com #56552New Delhi, April 29 : Hindi general entertainment channel (GEC) Sahara One will
Sahara One to launch Pakistani show soon - newkerala.com #56552
New Kerala / Posted 17 hours ago
New Delhi, April 29 : Hindi general entertainment channel (GEC) Sahara One will soon be adding refreshing content to its programming lineup with the launch of "Kaanch Ki Gudiya" - a Pakistani show. This show will replace the channel's existing two... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Expand Frontiers of Nigeria's Medical Practice, Bello Urges New NMA PresidentGovernor, who also pledged Kogi State Government's support to the NMA, the bigg
Expand Frontiers of Nigeria's Medical Practice, Bello Urges New NMA President
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Governor, who also pledged Kogi State Government's support to the NMA, the biggest Medical Association in sub-Sahara Africa, however, urged the new NMA leadership to key into President Muhammadu Buhari's policy of reducing foreign... Read more
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Scotsman
Endurance runner raises £5,500 for Highland Hospice after Sahara race Chris Mackinnon competing in Le Marathon des Sables A SCOT who had only been
Endurance runner raises £5,500 for Highland Hospice after Sahara race
Scotsman / Posted 21 hours ago
Chris Mackinnon competing in Le Marathon des Sables A SCOT who had only been running for six months decided, on a whim, to enter the ‘toughest footrace on the planet’ – enduring... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Gupta bodyguards: we saw boxes of moneyclaimed to have seen large sums of money at the Saxonwold Drive residence and b
Gupta bodyguards: we saw boxes of money
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 22 hours ago
claimed to have seen large sums of money at the Saxonwold Drive residence and businesses owned by the family. “We were at Sahara the one day and this guy comes to collect a parcel. The tog bag was so packed with money‚ it wouldn’t close. We had to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN to Vote On Western Sahara MandateThe UN Security Council is to vote on renewing a 25-year-old mission in Western
UN to Vote On Western Sahara Mandate
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
The UN Security Council is to vote on renewing a 25-year-old mission in Western Sahara, which recently plunged into crisis over remarks made by the Secretary General. Council members are divided. UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has made an urgent... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Ex Gupta guards tell of VIP visits and bulging bags of bucksfrom one place to another. They claim that one time they picked up two heavy bo
Ex Gupta guards tell of VIP visits and bulging bags of bucks
News 24 South Africa / Posted 23 hours ago
from one place to another. They claim that one time they picked up two heavy boxes on the highway across from the Guptas’ Sahara company. Leaving on a jet plane One leather satchel of cash was said to have been left in Motsoeneng’s car, a claim... Read more
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Eye Witness News
OPEN LETTER: Tokyo Sexwale to Ajay Guptaout … Over ten years ago our paths collided within the business environment wh
OPEN LETTER: Tokyo Sexwale to Ajay Gupta
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
out … Over ten years ago our paths collided within the business environment when our companies were co-investors in Sahara Computers. Later our group sold to yours a small mining company, JIC, which you have grown substantially. This was... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Properly retire flags at ShepherdGroup - 1 p.m. Howland Community Church, 198 Niles Cortland Road. Saturday Her
Properly retire flags at Shepherd
Tribune Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Group - 1 p.m. Howland Community Church, 198 Niles Cortland Road. Saturday Here and Now Group, 4p.m., The Sahara Club II, 2345 Youngstown Road, Warren. Saturday Night Serenity, 7 p.m., First Church of God, 541 South High St.... Read more
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Salon.com
The librarian who outfoxed Al Qaeda: “In one spasm of violence, they burned just about everything they could find”tale of how a gutsy collector saved thousands of documents he considered an imp
The librarian who outfoxed Al Qaeda: “In one spasm of violence, they burned just about everything they could find”
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
tale of how a gutsy collector saved thousands of documents he considered an important part of cultural history. As if the Sahara desert wasn’t a worth enough opponent, the arrival of Al Qaeda made it even more daunting: It was only because of... Read more
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PhysOrg
Climate change puts most-threatened African antelopes in 'double jeopardy'Addax from the Sahara. Less than 200 of this critically endangered antelope rem
Climate change puts most-threatened African antelopes in 'double jeopardy'
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
Addax from the Sahara. Less than 200 of this critically endangered antelope remain in the wild. Credit: Image courtesy of John Newby/Sahara Conservation Fund. Researchers reporting in the Cell Press journal Current Biology on April 28 say that... Read more
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Daily Maverick
An open letter to Ajay Gupta: Lessons for business-government interactionsout … Over ten years ago our paths collided within the business environment wh
An open letter to Ajay Gupta: Lessons for business-government interactions
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
out … Over ten years ago our paths collided within the business environment when our companies were co-investors in Sahara Computers. Later our group sold to yours a small mining company, JIC, which you have grown substantially. This was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Add Rights Monitoring to UN Mission's Western Sahara Role - Rights GroupsNew York — The U.N. peacekeeping mission in the disputed territory of Western S
Add Rights Monitoring to UN Mission's Western Sahara Role - Rights Groups
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
New York — The U.N. peacekeeping mission in the disputed territory of Western Sahara should be given an added mandate to monitor human rights, rights groups said, days before a U.N. vote on the mission's renewal. The Western Sahara mission, MINURSO,... Read more
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DW
UN to vote on Western Sahara mandate |UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has made an urgent plea for the retention of t
UN to vote on Western Sahara mandate |
DW / Posted yesterday
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has made an urgent plea for the retention of the mandate for the UN mission in Western Sahara (MINURSO). He warned that the danger of an escalation into full-scale war would "grow significantly" if "MINURSO is forced... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
BUSINESS AWARDS: The eight greats vying to be Business Person of the YearBird of SleepCogni, who won a Sheffield Chamber business award n Tony Houlihan
BUSINESS AWARDS: The eight greats vying to be Business Person of the Year
Derbyshire Times / Posted yesterday
Bird of SleepCogni, who won a Sheffield Chamber business award n Tony Houlihan of Twenty Four IT (Doncaster Chamber) n Sahara Fleetwood-Beresford of Brighter Directions (East Midlands Chamber) n Simon Dennis of Palmer Construction (Barnsley &... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ayade, Amcon Boss Take Maiden Ride On Calabar Monorailwas the longest cable car in Africa, then the longest canopy walkway and today
Ayade, Amcon Boss Take Maiden Ride On Calabar Monorail
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
was the longest cable car in Africa, then the longest canopy walkway and today we are riding on the first monorail in sub-Sahara Africa and it is something that is highly commendable." Kuru, who was literally wowed by the elegance and luxury of... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
No heat relief for Roy, Sahara properties go under hammer next weekThe Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) will start selling the Sahara
No heat relief for Roy, Sahara properties go under hammer next week
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) will start selling the Sahara Group’s properties next week to repay a part of the Rs 36,000 crore owed to investors. Senior advocate and Sebi counsel Arvind P Datar told a bench headed by Supreme... Read more
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Pitchfork
Horse Lords: Interventions Album Reviewpile up in teetering heaps. Their scales have an odd, in-between quality, neith
Horse Lords: Interventions Album Review
Pitchfork / Posted 2 days ago
pile up in teetering heaps. Their scales have an odd, in-between quality, neither major nor minor, that makes me think of Sahara Desert blues crossed with the smoldering skronk of the Stooges' Fun House. Throughout the album, they'll return again... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Sebi set to begin Sahara sales, lawyer warns Roy can’t take heatImprisoned Sahara group chief Subrata Roy on Wednesday told the Supreme Court t
Sebi set to begin Sahara sales, lawyer warns Roy can’t take heat
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
Imprisoned Sahara group chief Subrata Roy on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that he may not survive another summer in Tihar jail as he cited ill health to make a case for his release. The 67-year-old businessman’s plea came on a day the Securities... Read more
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Boston Globe
‘Jobe’ takes a biblical tale and gives it a grooveOriginNation and local designer Nahdra, who, he says, is creating a look for th
‘Jobe’ takes a biblical tale and gives it a groove
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
OriginNation and local designer Nahdra, who, he says, is creating a look for the costumes that is “futuristic Egyptian, sub-Sahara chic.” “Theater is all about community,” says Siders. “I love performing or directing a piece like this, one that... Read more
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Queensland Times
Beck brings remedy for blues to IpswichACCLAIMED Sunshine Coast singer-songwriter Sahara Beck has released a new colle
Beck brings remedy for blues to Ipswich
Queensland Times / Posted 2 days ago
ACCLAIMED Sunshine Coast singer-songwriter Sahara Beck has released a new collection of soul-searching songs in her album titled Panacea. She describes the journey to this album as putting down in words the photos of her life experiences. "I can... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
UN urged to restore Western Sahara peacekeeping missionA proposed Security Council resolution calls for the urgent return of the U.N.
UN urged to restore Western Sahara peacekeeping mission
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
A proposed Security Council resolution calls for the urgent return of the U.N. peacekeeping mission in the disputed Western Sahara to its full operation, in a strong rebuke to Morocco's expulsion of most of its civilian staff. The U.S.-drafted... Read more
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examiner.com
Foals delivers slow-cooked dance party at Denver's Ogden Theaterwas okay. Instead of getting raucous, Philippakis got reflective on slow burner
Foals delivers slow-cooked dance party at Denver's Ogden Theater
examiner.com / Posted 2 days ago
was okay. Instead of getting raucous, Philippakis got reflective on slow burners like “A Knife in the Ocean” and “Spanish Sahara.” He even played the tender “Late Night” just before the encore as a pre-Mother’s Day gift for his “mum.” The final... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Marijuana Strain Review: The African Tangerine (Sponsored Content)Durban strain originates from Africa, which is where the ‘African’ title comes
Marijuana Strain Review: The African Tangerine (Sponsored Content)
Summit Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Durban strain originates from Africa, which is where the ‘African’ title comes in. Thankfully, this weed isn’t dry like the Sahara, and packs a poignant punch filled with moisture and savory flavors. “The taste and after-taste is almost like you... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Running the distance for Red Cross - Kapiti News - Kapiti News Newsto Discovery Channel, the Marathon des Sables. The 250km self-sufficient multi
Running the distance for Red Cross - Kapiti News - Kapiti News News
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
to Discovery Channel, the Marathon des Sables. The 250km self-sufficient multi stage race over six days goes through the Sahara desert where daytime temperatures can skyrocket to about 50 degrees and night times drop to a bone-chilling three... Read more
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Business Standard India
Supreme Court asks Sahara for list of all group assetsSBI Caps, HDFC Realty to begin sale process; Court to consider plea for parole
Supreme Court asks Sahara for list of all group assets
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
SBI Caps, HDFC Realty to begin sale process; Court to consider plea for parole of Roy after seeing success of sale processSBI Caps, HDFC Realty to begin sale process; Court to consider plea for... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
I may not survive another summer in Tihar jail: Sahara’s Subrata RoyImprisoned Sahara group chief Subrata Roy on Wednesday told the Supreme Court t
I may not survive another summer in Tihar jail: Sahara’s Subrata Roy
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
Imprisoned Sahara group chief Subrata Roy on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that he may not survive another summer in Tihar jail as he cited ill health to make a case for his release. The 67-year-old businessman’s plea came on a day the Securities... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Subrata Roy’s freedom linked to sale of Sahara assets: SCThe Supreme Court on Wednesday said the possibility of Sahara chief Subrata Roy
Subrata Roy’s freedom linked to sale of Sahara assets: SC
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Supreme Court on Wednesday said the possibility of Sahara chief Subrata Roy’s release from jail would depend on the outcome of the first round of auction of Sahara’s assets by market regulator SEBI. The bench of Chief Justice T.S. Thakur,... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Art Seen: April 28Josco Suzhou docked in Dunedin. Tracking the ship's movements, he realised it w
Art Seen: April 28
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
Josco Suzhou docked in Dunedin. Tracking the ship's movements, he realised it was unloading rock phosphate from the western Sahara - a disputed territory occupied by Morocco since 1976. The rock phosphate is treated to produce superphosphate... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US proposes restoring UN Western Sahara's mission's functionalitythe U.N. Security Council demand a restoration of the full capability of a U.N.
US proposes restoring UN Western Sahara's mission's functionality
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
the U.N. Security Council demand a restoration of the full capability of a U.N. peacekeeping mission in disputed Western Sahara that has been crippled by Morocco's expulsion of civilian staff, envoy said. The 15-nation council is due to decide... Read more
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The Financial Express
Subrata Roy’s health deteriorating in Tihar jail, can’t survive another summer: Sahara tells SCThe Supreme Court today directed the Sahara group to furnish details of all its
Subrata Roy’s health deteriorating in Tihar jail, can’t survive another summer: Sahara tells SC
The Financial Express / Posted 2 days ago
The Supreme Court today directed the Sahara group to furnish details of all its properties in a sealed cover to ascertain the fact as to whether they are sufficient for paying back the entire amount to the investors. (PTI) The Supreme Court today... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
PEN World Voices festival: what can novelists do to help the refugee crisis?shock upon finally making it. But perhaps what surprised her most was that afte
PEN World Voices festival: what can novelists do to help the refugee crisis?
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 days ago
shock upon finally making it. But perhaps what surprised her most was that after two years of being trafficked across the Sahara in a metal container, he was wearing a brand new green shirt. Confused by this, as during his journey he had had his... Read more
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New Kerala
Subrata Roy's freedom linked to sale of Sahara assets: SC - newkerala.com #55353New Delhi, April 27 : The Supreme Court on Wednesday said the possibility of Sa
Subrata Roy's freedom linked to sale of Sahara assets: SC - newkerala.com #55353
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
New Delhi, April 27 : The Supreme Court on Wednesday said the possibility of Sahara chief Subrata Roy's release from jail would depend on the outcome of the first round of auction of Sahara's assets by market regulator SEBI. The bench of Chief... Read more
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BC Local News
Travelogues look at two ancient culturesbeauty of the countryside spreads through productive farmland, over snowcapped
Travelogues look at two ancient cultures
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
beauty of the countryside spreads through productive farmland, over snowcapped mountains and into the utter silence of the Sahara Desert. The flavour of fascinating Morocco will enliven Okanagan armchair travellers. The following week, O’Neill... Read more
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Business Standard India
SC asks Sahara to submit list of all group assetsThe Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the Sahara group to submit the complete li
SC asks Sahara to submit list of all group assets
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the Sahara group to submit the complete list of properties owned by it along with indicative valuation in a sealed cover. The move, aimed at securing the dues of nearly Rs 40,000 crore, came after a group counsel... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Marijuana Strain Review: The African TangerineDurban strain originates from Africa, which is where the ‘African’ title comes
Marijuana Strain Review: The African Tangerine
Summit Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Durban strain originates from Africa, which is where the ‘African’ title comes in. Thankfully, this weed isn’t dry like the Sahara, and packs a poignant punch filled with moisture and savory flavors. “The taste and after-taste is almost like you... Read more
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The Economic Times
Supreme Court asks Sahara group to furnish details of all propertiesNEW DELHI: The Supreme Court today directed the Sahara group to furnish details
Supreme Court asks Sahara group to furnish details of all properties
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court today directed the Sahara group to furnish details of all its properties in a sealed cover to ascertain the fact as to whether they are sufficient for paying back the entire amount to the investors. A three-judge bench... Read more
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PC Advisor
Complete guide to building a Windows PC - build your own gaming PC for under £500run naturally hotter than others) and your ambient room temperatures are variab
Complete guide to building a Windows PC - build your own gaming PC for under £500
PC Advisor / Posted 2 days ago
run naturally hotter than others) and your ambient room temperatures are variable (being in the North Pole versus in the Sahara). As long as you’re not hitting 40-50 degrees Celsius temperatures here (no matter what processor you have), you’ll... Read more
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The Economic Times
Sahara chief Subrata Roy's freedom to now hinge on Sebi property salesHDFC realty and SBI caps will sell 30 properties each through e-auction and Sah
Sahara chief Subrata Roy's freedom to now hinge on Sebi property sales
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
HDFC realty and SBI caps will sell 30 properties each through e-auction and Sahara through senior advocate Rajeev Dhavan has sought parole or house arrest without waiting for its results. But the court said that it would be subject to results of he... Read more
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