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Pilipino Star
Era of the new generationof proposed legislative measures, public affairs and information, transportatio
Era of the new generation
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 hours ago
of proposed legislative measures, public affairs and information, transportation and communication, QC Tricycle Franchising Board, and Labor and Conciliation. He also had a stint in Congress itself serving as political officer-Office of the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Kerala elections: Will politics help Sreesanth rise from the ashes?would say, continued notoriety) as the BJP’s poster boy in Kerala is all aimed
Kerala elections: Will politics help Sreesanth rise from the ashes?
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 13 hours ago
would say, continued notoriety) as the BJP’s poster boy in Kerala is all aimed at getting the BCCI ban lifted. The cricket board has refused to give Sreesanth a reprieve despite a Delhi court dropping spot-fixing charges against him. But the more... Read more
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The Financial Express
From Mumbai shanties to 18-storey building: 255 families from Dharavi move into new homesDevelopment Authority (MHADA) handed over keys to new 300-sqft homes to 255 fam
From Mumbai shanties to 18-storey building: 255 families from Dharavi move into new homes
The Financial Express / Posted yesterday
Development Authority (MHADA) handed over keys to new 300-sqft homes to 255 families from the neighbouring Shatabdi Nagar slum. The authority is in charge of redeveloping Sector 5, the easiest of Dharavi’s five sectors, while the other four are to... Read more
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The Hindu
Meet the new homes-owners of DharaviMhada hands over flats to 266 slum dwellers We never thought we would ever liv
Meet the new homes-owners of Dharavi
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Mhada hands over flats to 266 slum dwellers We never thought we would ever live in a flat. Our whole life has been spent in a slum,” says Babu Mandipla with hundreds others sharing the same emotion on Tuesday as they stepped into their flats in an... Read more
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Dyersburg State Gazette
Trimble board addresses residential complaints, upcoming car showRACHEL TOWNSEND The Trimble Board of Mayor and Aldermen convened Monday evenin
Trimble board addresses residential complaints, upcoming car show
Dyersburg State Gazette / Posted yesterday
RACHEL TOWNSEND The Trimble Board of Mayor and Aldermen convened Monday evening to discuss various items on the agenda including upcoming events, residential complaints, and updates on code ordinances. Opening the meeting, local resident Jennie... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Sponsored Content: Reaching a peak in an African girl’s school by way of a mountainphysician assistant Marcia Mendenhall. Spending time in a Kenyan girls’ school
Sponsored Content: Reaching a peak in an African girl’s school by way of a mountain
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
physician assistant Marcia Mendenhall. Spending time in a Kenyan girls’ school in the middle of one of the world’s largest slums, was even more life-altering. Harris and Mendenhall did both of those things last year as part of an effort to fund an... Read more
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New Kerala
Vehicular emissions cause huge damage to human physiology, say experts - newkerala.com #56371By Neelapu Shanti, New Delhi, Apr.29 : The Central Pollution Control Board (CPC
Vehicular emissions cause huge damage to human physiology, say experts - newkerala.com #56371
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
By Neelapu Shanti, New Delhi, Apr.29 : The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has said that trucks account for 12 percent of air pollution. It has also said that fume emissions from heavy vehicles are considered to be one of the major reasons for... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Diesel emissions cause huge damage to human physiology, say expertsNew Delhi: The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has said that trucks acco
Diesel emissions cause huge damage to human physiology, say experts
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
New Delhi: The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has said that trucks account for 12 percent of air pollution. It has also said that fume emissions from heavy vehicles are considered to be one of the major reasons for air pollution rising in... Read more
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Surfers Village
Melati and Isabel fight to stop the use of plastic bags in BaliWe are incredibly grateful to have had this experience where we were able to ga
Melati and Isabel fight to stop the use of plastic bags in Bali
Surfers Village / Posted 7 days ago
We are incredibly grateful to have had this experience where we were able to gain national attention. But even before we boarded the plane, we had two very important meetings! The first meeting was with Bapak Suarjana, the head of environments at... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Story of cities #32: Jane Jacobs v Robert Moses, battle of New York's urban titansCarmine DeSapio, New York secretary of state, Democratic machine politician and
Story of cities #32: Jane Jacobs v Robert Moses, battle of New York's urban titans
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 7 days ago
Carmine DeSapio, New York secretary of state, Democratic machine politician and Village resident, proved very helpful. The Board of Estimate (a city body controlling land use decisions) was prevailed upon to drop the plan. Jacobs continued her... Read more
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The Hindu
It’s not all water under the bridgeup in the past two decades, a shift that reflects in the voting pattern. “Seco
It’s not all water under the bridge
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
up in the past two decades, a shift that reflects in the voting pattern. “Secondly, at one point the city had numerous slum settlements. The bulk of votes from these settlements went to the DMK since they consciously cultivated it. But once the... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
India's drought migrants head to cities in desperate search for waterNo one in the slum of Murtinagar wants to play with Temri and Chinna. The broth
India's drought migrants head to cities in desperate search for water
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 8 days ago
No one in the slum of Murtinagar wants to play with Temri and Chinna. The brother and sister don’t speak the local Hindi or Marathi languages – they came here, to Mumbai, India’s financial capital, 10 days ago from their village, Andhra, and grew up... Read more
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New Kerala
Delhi prepared to deal with water problems: newkerala.com #54783was fully prepared to deal with the water crisis for the summer, Water Minister
Delhi prepared to deal with water problems: newkerala.com #54783
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
was fully prepared to deal with the water crisis for the summer, Water Minister Kapil Mishra said on Tuesday. "Delhi Jal Board (DJB) is fully prepared. The biggest achievement is that the government is ensuring 900 MGD (million gallons per day)... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Chess Olympiad 2016 - Which Ladies Will Carry Rwanda's Flag?years ago, Layola Murara Umuhoza, Christella Rugabira, Marie-Faustine Shimwa, M
Chess Olympiad 2016 - Which Ladies Will Carry Rwanda's Flag?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
years ago, Layola Murara Umuhoza, Christella Rugabira, Marie-Faustine Shimwa, Monique Uwinkesha and Aline Niyonsaba sat on board one, two, three, four and five (reserve) respectively, at the 41st World Chess Olympiad 2014 in Tromsø, Norway. It was... Read more
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dna
Tamil Nadu elections 2016: AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa sitting pretty in RK Nagarsupremo and Chief Minister Jayalalithaa, seeking re-election from her Dr Radha
Tamil Nadu elections 2016: AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa sitting pretty in RK Nagar
dna / Posted 11 days ago
supremo and Chief Minister Jayalalithaa, seeking re-election from her Dr Radha Krishnan Nagar constituency. "See the slum clearance board tenements at Power Kuppam and Ranganathapuram, Meenambal Nagar overbridge, the concrete roads, tar... Read more
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The Financial Express
Sachin Tendulkar bats for basic amenities of slum-dwellersand Pyxera Global to find long-term solutions to the problems related to health
Sachin Tendulkar bats for basic amenities of slum-dwellers
The Financial Express / Posted 13 days ago
and Pyxera Global to find long-term solutions to the problems related to health and lack of basic amenities being faced by slum-dwellers. The meeting took place after Sachin wrote a letter to the BMC in March this year regarding the problems faced... Read more
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The Hindu
Behind the scenes of Bhopalwritten by Rahul Varma, as part of their annual theatre festival, Stagecoach.
Behind the scenes of Bhopal
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
written by Rahul Varma, as part of their annual theatre festival, Stagecoach. The story follows the life of a woman in the slum before the gas explodes, explains Prasanna Venkatesh, who, along with Amrithavarshini Venkatesh, directed the play. “She... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Personal attack staggers Teaneck councilmansaying he felt he had been "shamelessly violated" and stigmatized. The letter
Personal attack staggers Teaneck councilman
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 14 days ago
saying he felt he had been "shamelessly violated" and stigmatized. The letter was sent last month to the Local Finance Board, a division of the state Department of Community Affairs that investigates ethics complaints against local officials.... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Story of cities #27: Singapore – the most meticulously planned city in the worlddeepened for more than a century – up to the reign of Lee’s PAP and its establi
Story of cities #27: Singapore – the most meticulously planned city in the world
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 14 days ago
deepened for more than a century – up to the reign of Lee’s PAP and its establishment of the mighty Housing and Development Board (HDB) in 1960, the division of the Ministry of National Development charged with building public housing. It... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Personal attack upsets Teaneck councilmansaying he felt he had been "shamelessly violated" and stigmatized. The letter
Personal attack upsets Teaneck councilman
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 14 days ago
saying he felt he had been "shamelessly violated" and stigmatized. The letter was sent last month to the Local Finance Board, a division of the state Department of Community Affairs that investigates ethics complaints against local officials.... Read more
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dna
15-old girl found dead in Delhi Jal Board valve roomHer body was spotted in the canal around 3 pm on Wednesday, an official said.
15-old girl found dead in Delhi Jal Board valve room
dna / Posted 15 days ago
Her body was spotted in the canal around 3 pm on Wednesday, an official said. There are stairs leading to the Delhi Jal Board valve room where her body was found and people often go there to wash clothes or defecate. The girl's parents, both... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Tribes struggle with decades of housing neglectthe constant Rocky Mountain winds from peeling their roofs away, residents pile
Tribes struggle with decades of housing neglect
Finance and Commerce / Posted 16 days ago
the constant Rocky Mountain winds from peeling their roofs away, residents pile discarded tires atop their trailer homes. Boarded windows, missing shingles and torn siding offer poor protection from the frigid Montana winters. Stray dogs rummage... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Juvenile crime: The new age of offenceabused me sexually and physically.” Later, after confirming his age, he says he
Juvenile crime: The new age of offence
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 18 days ago
abused me sexually and physically.” Later, after confirming his age, he says he was produced before the Juvenile Justice Board and transferred to an observation home. Sourced From the Delhi Commission for Protection of Child Rights 2015 Report... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Keeping your neighborhood safe from criminals and other nuisance neighborsstreet 24/7,” says Racky. Some homes police repeatedly search are rentals with
Keeping your neighborhood safe from criminals and other nuisance neighbors
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 20 days ago
street 24/7,” says Racky. Some homes police repeatedly search are rentals with landlords. "They ain't landlords they're slum lords. They don’t care about what goes on if they got their money,” says Jenkins. A Nuisance Abatement Board would hold... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Choir’s goal of higher educationWright has been involved with the Mully Children’s Family for several years. He
Choir’s goal of higher education
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 20 days ago
Wright has been involved with the Mully Children’s Family for several years. He previously sat on the MCF Canada national board for three-and-a-half years and was part of an audit committee that travelled to the organization’s locations to ensure... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Open Linea ploy of the the Democrats to collect money, just like the IRS, to harass peop
Open Line
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
a ploy of the the Democrats to collect money, just like the IRS, to harass people. Get rid of them. Juniata County School Board and Juniata County residents, wake up. Look at the listings of delinquent taxes in Juniata County now. The... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
What you said about the proposal to have developers set aside apartments for homelessThe potential value of the property will plummet and no developer will build, o
What you said about the proposal to have developers set aside apartments for homeless
Bangor Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
The potential value of the property will plummet and no developer will build, or they will build a cheap soon-to-be slum. Homeless shelters are not good for property values…shocker. TheWholeTruth: Sounds like a good way to attract more... Read more
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Wired News
How the Company Behind Common Core Plans to Conquer the World With For-Profit SchoolsFor decades, the major landmark of Balut, Tondo, a densely populated slum squee
How the Company Behind Common Core Plans to Conquer the World With For-Profit Schools
Wired News / Posted 23 days ago
For decades, the major landmark of Balut, Tondo, a densely populated slum squeezed against Manila’s North Harbor, was a monumental pile of often-smoldering trash nicknamed Smokey Mountain. “It used to be sort of pretty, actually,” says Nellie Cruz, a... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Teaneck candidates pledge clean campaigning, debate diversity and developmentand pledging to rise above it. For example, robocalls have gone out to homes a
Teaneck candidates pledge clean campaigning, debate diversity and development
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 23 days ago
and pledging to rise above it. For example, robocalls have gone out to homes alleging that Pruitt, the former school board trustee, has “abandoned our community” by siding with the council majority. “This is a technique that happens... Read more
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The Times of India
News Brief: 2 Indians students killed in Ukrainetragedy: PM Modi meets injured at Kollam hospital Kate Middleton, Prince Willi
News Brief: 2 Indians students killed in Ukraine
The Times of India / Posted 24 days ago
tragedy: PM Modi meets injured at Kollam hospital Kate Middleton, Prince William play cricket with Sachin Tendulkar, slum kids Naqvi offers 'chaadar' at Ajmer Sharif on PM Modi's behalf Caught on cam: BJP councillor assaults Gondia Congress... Read more
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Business Standard India
More issues for larger SC Benchesbenches. Some of them are: quantum of penalty to be imposed on stock brokers fo
More issues for larger SC Benches
Business Standard India / Posted 25 days ago
benches. Some of them are: quantum of penalty to be imposed on stock brokers for violations of the Securities & Exchange Board of India (Sebi) regulations and the factors to be considered by the adjudicating officer under Section 15 of the Sebi... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Condemned North Adams home likely to remain vacant for nowa city permit. So he fired them and moved on, but things went sour after that.
Condemned North Adams home likely to remain vacant for now
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 29 days ago
a city permit. So he fired them and moved on, but things went sour after that. "I've been portrayed as a stereotypical slum lord, but I care very much for the families, their children, even their dogs," Bonnivier said. When the building was... Read more
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The Current
ProHoe Ghosts Owe $2 Million Back TuitionBy Lucie Darnay, Features Editor Officer Adrian Ivashkoff of the St. Louis Uni
ProHoe Ghosts Owe $2 Million Back Tuition
The Current / Posted a month ago
By Lucie Darnay, Features Editor Officer Adrian Ivashkoff of the St. Louis University of Missouri (SLUM) Police Department spent the night of April 1 in the basement of South Campus’ infamous Pro Hoe building. Officer Ivashkoff was searching for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No Going Back On Preaching Regulationways. The moment I got elected, the number of people that came to me who wanted
No Going Back On Preaching Regulation
AllAfrica.com / Posted a month ago
ways. The moment I got elected, the number of people that came to me who wanted to be the secretary of the Muslims Pilgrims Board showed to me that there is a problem. Nobody wanted to be the commissioner of finance and so on. That means there is... Read more
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USA Today
The crisis in our backyard: Montana’s reservation housingthe constant Rocky Mountain winds from peeling their roofs away, residents pile
The crisis in our backyard: Montana’s reservation housing
USA Today / Posted 1 months ago
the constant Rocky Mountain winds from peeling their roofs away, residents pile discarded tires atop their trailer homes. Boarded windows, missing shingles and torn siding offer poor protection from the frigid Montana winters. Stray dogs rummage... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Foot eaten by flesh-eating bugbacteria — necrotising fasciitis. On arriving in Rio de Janeiro, Mr Dowsett wa
Foot eaten by flesh-eating bug
The Courier Mail / Posted 1 months ago
bacteria — necrotising fasciitis. On arriving in Rio de Janeiro, Mr Dowsett was taken to a hospital in the city’s slum area, where a doctor told him they would operate immediately because “gangrene had set in”. “The place was very scary... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Flying anytime soon? If so, BYOBBwere hardly what I'd call classy. In fact, there were so many people in there,
Flying anytime soon? If so, BYOBB
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 1 months ago
were hardly what I'd call classy. In fact, there were so many people in there, it was a claustrophobe's nightmare, a flying slum, as it were. Still, the service was fine, the food was good, and the soft drinks flowed like the Blue Nile. Oh yeah,... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Marietta’s CDBG total comes up shortfunding budgeted for preservation of the Start Westward Monument in Muskingum P
Marietta’s CDBG total comes up short
The Marietta Times / Posted 1 months ago
funding budgeted for preservation of the Start Westward Monument in Muskingum Park from $5,775 to $5,343 and reducing the slum and blight CDBG allocation from $18,678 to $15,575. The recommendations resulted in a total $3,535 reduction from the... Read more
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The Hindu
Liquor bottles on discount in Bihar ahead of prohibitionMr. Singh’s outlet, price tags, much lower than the original cost, were pasted
Liquor bottles on discount in Bihar ahead of prohibition
The Hindu / Posted 1 months ago
Mr. Singh’s outlet, price tags, much lower than the original cost, were pasted on different bottles with a display board declaring a “heavy discount.”Consumers could be seen rushing to the outlet counter. “It has never been so cheap…the... Read more

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