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The Star
Julian Assange will leave Ecuador embassy, accept arrest if loses U.N. case - WikileaksLONDON (Reuters) - WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange called on Britain and Swede
Julian Assange will leave Ecuador embassy, accept arrest if loses U.N. case - Wikileaks
The Star / Posted 7 hours ago
LONDON (Reuters) - WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange called on Britain and Sweden on Friday to let him freely leave the Ecuadorian embassy in London after a U.N. panel ruled he had been arbitrarily detained and should be awarded... Read more
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Swissinfo
WikiLeaks' Assange calls on Sweden, Britain to allow him freedom after U.N. panel reportBy Costas Pitas and Andy Bruce LONDON (Reuters) - WikiLeaks founder Julian Ass
WikiLeaks' Assange calls on Sweden, Britain to allow him freedom after U.N. panel report
Swissinfo / Posted 7 hours ago
By Costas Pitas and Andy Bruce LONDON (Reuters) - WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange called on Britain and Sweden on Friday to let him freely leave the Ecuadorian embassy in London after a U.N. panel ruled he had been arbitrarily detained and should... Read more
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The Atlantic
What Clinton and Sanders Are Really Fighting AboutHillary Clinton says she welcomes the “rare” opportunity for a “real contest of
What Clinton and Sanders Are Really Fighting About
The Atlantic / Posted 9 hours ago
Hillary Clinton says she welcomes the “rare” opportunity for a “real contest of ideas” with Senator Bernie Sanders. Though Sanders remains a longshot for securing the nomination, the battle of ideas between the two candidates is very real. But the... Read more
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Swissinfo
WikiLeaks' Assange should go free from embassy and be compensated - U.N. panelBy Costas Pitas and Andy Bruce LONDON (Reuters) - WikiLeaks founder Julian Ass
WikiLeaks' Assange should go free from embassy and be compensated - U.N. panel
Swissinfo / Posted 13 hours ago
By Costas Pitas and Andy Bruce LONDON (Reuters) - WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange should be allowed to go free from the Ecuadorian embassy in London and be awarded compensation for what amounts to a three-and-a-half-year arbitrary detention, a U.N.... Read more
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Swissinfo
WikiLeaks' Assange 'arbitrarily detained' in embassy, U.N. panel to sayBy Johan Ahlander and Guy Faulconbridge STOCKHOLM/LONDON (Reuters) - WikiLeaks
WikiLeaks' Assange 'arbitrarily detained' in embassy, U.N. panel to say
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
By Johan Ahlander and Guy Faulconbridge STOCKHOLM/LONDON (Reuters) - WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's three-and-a-half-year stay in the Ecuadorian embassy in London to avoid rape investigation in Sweden amounts to 'arbitrary detention', a United... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Corinthian Casuals send stricken ref best wishesCorinthian Casuals have wished referee John Pike a speedy recovery after the ma
Corinthian Casuals send stricken ref best wishes
Kingston Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
Corinthian Casuals have wished referee John Pike a speedy recovery after the man in black collapsed during their 3-3 Ryman Division One South draw at Hastings United on Tuesday night. Pike slumped to the ground in the final quarter of match with the... Read more
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Business Wire
ChannelAdvisor Announces Keynote Speakers for Catalyst Connect 2016Taking place on 20 April 2016 at The Savoy, London, Catalyst Connect is the pre
ChannelAdvisor Announces Keynote Speakers for Catalyst Connect 2016
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
Taking place on 20 April 2016 at The Savoy, London, Catalyst Connect is the premier one-day e-commerce event for leading brands, retailers and e-commerce vendors. With a comprehensive speaker list, including leaders from Amazon, Google and Samsung,... Read more
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Evening Standard
Terry to leave Chelsea at the end of the seasonhas confirmed he will leave Chelsea at the end of the season after the club cho
Terry to leave Chelsea at the end of the season
Evening Standard / Posted 5 days ago
has confirmed he will leave Chelsea at the end of the season after the club chose not to renew his contract. The Blues skipper told reporters after Chelsea's 5-1 FA Cup win over MK Dons on Sunday that he will be released by the champions following... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Union warns of further Families SA industrial actionFamilies SA industrial action talks to focus on staff shortages, increasing wor
Union warns of further Families SA industrial action
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
Families SA industrial action talks to focus on staff shortages, increasing workloads Families SA workers will meet to discuss industrial action over staff shortages and increasing workloads, with their union predicting work bans are likely to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Kidnap trial of Swede who held woman in bunker startsSTOCKHOLM: A Swedish doctor went on trial in Stockholm on Monday on charges of
Kidnap trial of Swede who held woman in bunker starts
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
STOCKHOLM: A Swedish doctor went on trial in Stockholm on Monday on charges of kidnapping and raping a woman whom prosecutors said he planned to hold prisoner for years in a specially constructed soundproof bunker. Martin Peter Trenneborg, who held... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Ecuador asks Sweden to apply again over Assange interviewSTOCKHOLM: Ecuador has asked Sweden to submit a new application over the questi
Ecuador asks Sweden to apply again over Assange interview
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
STOCKHOLM: Ecuador has asked Sweden to submit a new application over the questioning of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange in London, Swedish prosecutors said on Thursday. The Swedish prosecutor said Ecuador had informed Sweden in a letter that it... Read more
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Swissinfo
Ecuador asks Sweden to apply again over Assange interviewSTOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Ecuador has asked Sweden to submit a new application over
Ecuador asks Sweden to apply again over Assange interview
Swissinfo / Posted 15 days ago
STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Ecuador has asked Sweden to submit a new application over the questioning of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange in London, Swedish prosecutors said on Thursday. The Swedish prosecutor said Ecuador had informed Sweden in a letter... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Opinion: Hot, desk-free office environment gets cool receptionForget the in-vogue concept of the hot office environment – you'd be nuts to du
Opinion: Hot, desk-free office environment gets cool reception
Kiama Independent / Posted 15 days ago
Forget the in-vogue concept of the hot office environment – you'd be nuts to dump your desk. I am writing this column from a desk. This may not seem the most profound or interesting statement that you have ever read, dear reader. However, if you... Read more
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Swissinfo
Sweden asks to question Assange, waits for Ecuador answerSTOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Swedish prosecutors have requested permission to question
Sweden asks to question Assange, waits for Ecuador answer
Swissinfo / Posted 23 days ago
STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Swedish prosecutors have requested permission to question Wikileaks founder Julian Assange at the Ecuadorean embassy in London over rape allegations and are waiting for a response, the Prosecution Authority said on... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Sweden asks to question Assange, waits for Ecuador answerSTOCKHOLM: Swedish prosecutors have requested permission to question Wikileaks
Sweden asks to question Assange, waits for Ecuador answer
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
STOCKHOLM: Swedish prosecutors have requested permission to question Wikileaks founder Julian Assange at the Ecuadorean embassy in London over rape allegations and are waiting for a response, the Prosecution Authority said on Wednesday. "It is not... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Latvian President nominates Maris Kucinskis as new prime ministerRIGA: Latvian President Raimonds Vejonis nominated Maris Kucinskis as new prime
Latvian President nominates Maris Kucinskis as new prime minister
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
RIGA: Latvian President Raimonds Vejonis nominated Maris Kucinskis as new prime minister on Wednesday after the incumbent leader of the cabinet Laimdota Straujuma resigned from her post in the beginning of December. Vejonis announced Kucinskis as... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Both immigrants and IT startups suffer in Swedish housing shortageSTOCKHOLM: Despite its robust economic growth, Sweden is facing a housing short
Both immigrants and IT startups suffer in Swedish housing shortage
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
STOCKHOLM: Despite its robust economic growth, Sweden is facing a housing shortage that affects rich and poor alike; immigrants are sometimes living five to a room and employees in the booming tech sector have also struggled to find suitable... Read more
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Boston Herald
Boys hockey roundup (Jan. 9): Chelmsford blanks Central CatholicCentral Catholic has dominated the Dual County/Merrimack Valley Division 1 stan
Boys hockey roundup (Jan. 9): Chelmsford blanks Central Catholic
Boston Herald / Posted 26 days ago
Central Catholic has dominated the Dual County/Merrimack Valley Division 1 standings for much of the last decade, but Chelmsford hopes to have something to say about that in 2016. The Lions made things interesting Saturday night with their 3-0... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Future on display at academy showWITH only four days to go until the official start of the Tamworth Country Musi
Future on display at academy show
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 26 days ago
WITH only four days to go until the official start of the Tamworth Country Music Festival, locals have been out and about catching the new talent on offer. WITH only four days to go until the official start of the Tamworth Country Music Festival,... Read more
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TSN
There may be more twists yet in Drogba dramaAnalyst, TSN Radio 690 Montreal LONDON -- With these five words, ‘Didier Drogb
There may be more twists yet in Drogba drama
TSN / Posted 27 days ago
Analyst, TSN Radio 690 Montreal LONDON -- With these five words, ‘Didier Drogba arrête sa carrière’ an almighty social media and online firestorm went into orbit. Originating in Paris shortly after 8 p.m. Wednesday night, the news immediately... Read more
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Swissinfo
Solar Impulse may turn into stratospheric droneIt is only permitted to use a hyperlink to specific SWI swissinfo.ch content on
Solar Impulse may turn into stratospheric drone
Swissinfo / Posted 29 days ago
It is only permitted to use a hyperlink to specific SWI swissinfo.ch content on the website of the party requesting the content or the website of a third party. The framing of content from SWI swissinfo.ch is only allowed if it is unchanged, without... Read more
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TSN
Dreger: Drouin action should be funoranges @ halftime - Didier Drogba Special Broadcast Joined in studio with Llo
Dreger: Drouin action should be fun
TSN / Posted a month ago
oranges @ halftime - Didier Drogba Special Broadcast Joined in studio with Lloyd Barker [@lloydbarker11] on the latest regarding Didier Drogba - we get the London view from the The Standard's Simon Johnson and from here in Montreal from RDS's Pat... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
From Cape York to the academyIT’S A long way from Weipa to Tamworth, but it’s the journey Emma Dykes has tak
From Cape York to the academy
Northern Daily Leader / Posted a month ago
IT’S A long way from Weipa to Tamworth, but it’s the journey Emma Dykes has taken to get to the CMAA Academy of Country Music. LESSONS FROM THE STARS: Guest speaker Kasey Chambers with academy student and nurse Emma Dykes discuss the finer points of... Read more
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Sussex Express
Impressive Hastings have too much fire-power for MagpiesPeacehaven and Telscombe lost their first match of 2016 as a strong Hastings Un
Impressive Hastings have too much fire-power for Magpies
Sussex Express / Posted 1 months ago
Peacehaven and Telscombe lost their first match of 2016 as a strong Hastings United hit two goals in either half to secure a comfortable 4-0 victory. Third-bottom Peacehaven had conceded 19 goals in losing their previous four matches, and United... Read more
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heraldscotland
Danes, Swedes impose new border checks in fresh blow to open-frontier Europe"The Swedish ID checks can increase the risk of a large number of illegal immig
Danes, Swedes impose new border checks in fresh blow to open-frontier Europe
heraldscotland / Posted 1 months ago
"The Swedish ID checks can increase the risk of a large number of illegal immigrants to accumulate in and around Copenhagen," Lars Lokke Rasmussen told a news conference in Copenhagen, justifying the new controls on the German border. Last year some... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Students blessed by careful teachingCLASS is in for 24 up-and-coming music artists with the CMAA Academy of Country
Students blessed by careful teaching
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 1 months ago
CLASS is in for 24 up-and-coming music artists with the CMAA Academy of Country Music in full swing in Tamworth. CLASS OF 2016: CMAA Academy of Country Music students including Sarah Leete, Josie Laver and Emma Dykes with their guitars and Chloe... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Country music academy blasts off today in TamworthAS THE city counts down to the Tamworth Country Music Festival, the event has a
Country music academy blasts off today in Tamworth
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 1 months ago
AS THE city counts down to the Tamworth Country Music Festival, the event has already begun for 24 hopefuls. With three more students than last year, the CMAA Academy of Country Music will welcome students today with tuition beginning tomorrow for... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Country music academy blasts off today in TamworthAS THE city counts down to the Tamworth Country Music Festival, the event has a
Country music academy blasts off today in Tamworth
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 1 months ago
AS THE city counts down to the Tamworth Country Music Festival, the event has already begun for 24 hopefuls. With three more students than last year, the CMAA Academy of Country Music will welcome students today with tuition beginning tomorrow for... Read more

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