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New Kerala
Forest fires ravage 3,000 hectares in Himachal - newkerala.com #57550are home to 36 percent of India's species of birds. Of the 1,228 species report
Forest fires ravage 3,000 hectares in Himachal - newkerala.com #57550
New Kerala / Posted 38 minutes ago
are home to 36 percent of India's species of birds. Of the 1,228 species reported in India, 447 have been recorded in Himachal. Similarly, 77 species of mammals have been recorded by the Himachal State Council for Science, Technology and Environme... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
May Day - NUJ Joins Call to Increase Nigerian Workers Minimum WageThe Chairman of the Edo State Council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ,
May Day - NUJ Joins Call to Increase Nigerian Workers Minimum Wage
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
The Chairman of the Edo State Council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, on Sunday called for an urgent upward review of the national minimum wage. Mr. Osakwe made the observation in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Auchi, as... Read more
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The Morning Call
Arts news: Comedian Josh Blue, Cultural Camp, South Mountain students on billboardsPHOTOGRAPHER FEATURES SOUTH MOUNTAIN STUDENTS ON BILLBOARDS Fine art photograp
Arts news: Comedian Josh Blue, Cultural Camp, South Mountain students on billboards
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
PHOTOGRAPHER FEATURES SOUTH MOUNTAIN STUDENTS ON BILLBOARDS Fine art photographer Lydia Panas received a 2015-2016 state Council on the Arts Project Stream Grant for a public project to make photographs of students at South Mountain Middle... Read more
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New Kerala
Kavery Kaul on mission to explore 'shifting sands of culture' - newkerala.com #56865Kaul has been awarded a Fulbright Fellowship, a New York Foundation for the Art
Kavery Kaul on mission to explore 'shifting sands of culture' - newkerala.com #56865
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Kaul has been awarded a Fulbright Fellowship, a New York Foundation for the Arts Artist's Fellowship, multiple New York State Council on the Arts grants and two National Endowment for the Arts awards. The Fulbright Fellowship gave her the... Read more
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WA Today
Liberals endorse Zak Kirkup to replace Kim Hames in Dawesvillecouncillor Dave Schumacher and local lawyer James Versteegen. Mr Kirkup is exp
Liberals endorse Zak Kirkup to replace Kim Hames in Dawesville
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
councillor Dave Schumacher and local lawyer James Versteegen. Mr Kirkup is expected at be endorsed by the Liberal party's state council next week. Stretching from Herron in the south of the seat to Halls Head in the north, Dawesville is... Read more
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Boston Globe
China Denies U.S. Carrier Hong Kong Visit Amid Maritime TensionShi Yinhong, director of the Center on American Studies at Renmin University in
China Denies U.S. Carrier Hong Kong Visit Amid Maritime Tension
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
Shi Yinhong, director of the Center on American Studies at Renmin University in Beijing and a foreign policy adviser to the State Council. ‘‘The cancellation is a snapshot of the current intensity in China-U.S. security relations. Without... Read more
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The Telegraph
National medical test on track, cloud on othersby states and private medical college consortiums. In Bengal, the joint entran
National medical test on track, cloud on others
The Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
by states and private medical college consortiums. In Bengal, the joint entrance examination is scheduled on May 17. The state council has not yet formally announced whether the test would be conducted. A group of lawyers representing private... Read more
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The Economic Times
BJP paying price for previous stand on GST: Thomas Issac, former FM KeralaArun Jaitley... The Centre can't fix the rate. We will oppose such a move. The
BJP paying price for previous stand on GST: Thomas Issac, former FM Kerala
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
Arun Jaitley... The Centre can't fix the rate. We will oppose such a move. The rate is something to be decided by the inter-state council. There may be differences of opinion about the rate. But the Centre has no divine right to fix the rate. How... Read more
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Orange County Register
What's in a name change? Politics, those at George Mason University fearTerry McAuliffe, unwilling to intervene, according to a spokesman, opponents of
What's in a name change? Politics, those at George Mason University fear
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
Terry McAuliffe, unwilling to intervene, according to a spokesman, opponents of the change have rested their hopes on the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia, a board appointed by the governor that must approve the renaming. The staff... Read more
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Fortune
Apple’s relationship with China’s ‘dictatorship’ is what worries Carl IcahnThe regulator said to have ordered the shutdown of Apple’s services falls under
Apple’s relationship with China’s ‘dictatorship’ is what worries Carl Icahn
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
The regulator said to have ordered the shutdown of Apple’s services falls under control of the Communist Party’s ruling State Council, and was one of two regulators behind new rules for foreign media released in February. It was a wakeup call... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rufai Directs Hospitals to Treat Accident Victims, Others Before Police ReportAir Force, Navy, SSS, Civil Defence, FRSC, NDLEA and the Customs service. Also
Rufai Directs Hospitals to Treat Accident Victims, Others Before Police Report
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Air Force, Navy, SSS, Civil Defence, FRSC, NDLEA and the Customs service. Also present at the meeting were Shehu Idris, the chairman of the Kaduna State Council of Emirs and Chiefs; Emir of Birnin Gwari, Zubairu Jibril II; and Kpop Gwong, Paul W... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Veteran groups sue federal agency over Lejeune water claimsoutlets report the lawsuit was filed by Vietnam Veterans of America; The Few, T
Veteran groups sue federal agency over Lejeune water claims
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 3 days ago
outlets report the lawsuit was filed by Vietnam Veterans of America; The Few, The Proud, The Forgotten; and the Connecticut State Council of Vietnam Veterans of America. The lawsuit says between 1953 and 1987 nearly one million Marines, sailors,... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Groups sue Department of Veterans Affairs on water claimsoutlets report the lawsuit was filed by Vietnam Veterans of America; The Few, T
Groups sue Department of Veterans Affairs on water claims
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
outlets report the lawsuit was filed by Vietnam Veterans of America; The Few, The Proud, The Forgotten; and the Connecticut State Council of Vietnam Veterans of America. The lawsuit says between 1953 and 1987 nearly one million Marines, sailors,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Z4 rail line will provide boost to Tianjin Eco-city: Lawrence Wongachievements and noted that it had developed very much in line with the urban d
Z4 rail line will provide boost to Tianjin Eco-city: Lawrence Wong
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
achievements and noted that it had developed very much in line with the urban development guidelines issued by the Chinese State Council in February this year. MND added that development plans leading up to the 10-year milestone were also... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Groups sue Department of Veterans Affairs on water claimsoutlets report the lawsuit was filed by Vietnam Veterans of America; The Few, T
Groups sue Department of Veterans Affairs on water claims
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
outlets report the lawsuit was filed by Vietnam Veterans of America; The Few, The Proud, The Forgotten; and the Connecticut State Council of Vietnam Veterans of America. The lawsuit says between 1953 and 1987 nearly one million Marines, sailors,... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Veteran groups sue federal agency over Lejeune water claimsoutlets report the lawsuit was filed by Vietnam Veterans of America; The Few, T
Veteran groups sue federal agency over Lejeune water claims
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
outlets report the lawsuit was filed by Vietnam Veterans of America; The Few, The Proud, The Forgotten; and the Connecticut State Council of Vietnam Veterans of America. The lawsuit says between 1953 and 1987 nearly one million Marines, sailors,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Veteran groups sue federal agency over Lejeune water claimsoutlets report the lawsuit was filed by Vietnam Veterans of America; The Few, T
Veteran groups sue federal agency over Lejeune water claims
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
outlets report the lawsuit was filed by Vietnam Veterans of America; The Few, The Proud, The Forgotten; and the Connecticut State Council of Vietnam Veterans of America. The lawsuit says between 1953 and 1987 nearly one million Marines, sailors,... Read more
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The Economic Times
China imposes controversial controls on foreign NGOsgovernment agency, and will be forbidden from recruiting "members" in mainland
China imposes controversial controls on foreign NGOs
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
government agency, and will be forbidden from recruiting "members" in mainland China, barring special permission from the State Council, China's cabinet. They will also be banned from fundraising in mainland China. China's state-run media in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We're Over-Taxed, Abia Workers Cry OutAbia State Council of Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, has cried out against what
We're Over-Taxed, Abia Workers Cry Out
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Abia State Council of Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, has cried out against what it called "over taxation" by the Abia State Government, saying that the government's new tax policy would further impoverish the workers. Lamenting the new tax regime in... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
China adopts law putting new controls on foreign NGOsban them from the country. Overseas NGOs would also be forbidden from recruiti
China adopts law putting new controls on foreign NGOs
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
ban them from the country. Overseas NGOs would also be forbidden from recruiting "members" in mainland China, Xinhua said, barring special permission from the State Council, China's cabinet. It was not specified whether that included local... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China imposes controversial new controls on foreign NGOsNGOs would also be forbidden from recruiting "members" in mainland China, Xinhu
China imposes controversial new controls on foreign NGOs
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
NGOs would also be forbidden from recruiting "members" in mainland China, Xinhua said, barring special permission from the State Council, China's cabinet. It was not specified whether that included local staff. Foreign governments have previously... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mambilla Hydro Power Project Stallsof 3030 mw which is still far less than Mambilla's expected 3050 mw. During a
Mambilla Hydro Power Project Stalls
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
of 3030 mw which is still far less than Mambilla's expected 3050 mw. During a recent meeting with the Premier of the State Council of the Peoples Republic of China Mr Li Keqiang, Buhari in a statement by his spokesperson Garba Shehu, promised... Read more
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Business Wire
Ipsen’s First Quarter 2016 Salesand the implementation of the reference price for Smecta® (reimbursement accord
Ipsen’s First Quarter 2016 Sales
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
and the implementation of the reference price for Smecta® (reimbursement according to the generic price); In China, the State Council continues to drive its healthcare reform as the 13th Five Year Plan unfolds to achieve “Health China 2030”. On... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Lawsuit filed against VA over toxic Camp Lejeune waterin contaminated water.”The organizations — The Few, The Proud, The Forgotten; V
Lawsuit filed against VA over toxic Camp Lejeune water
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
in contaminated water.”The organizations — The Few, The Proud, The Forgotten; Vietnam Veterans of America; and Connecticut State Council of Vietnam Veterans of America – question the authenticity of the Subject Matter Expert (SME) Program that was... Read more
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Literary Minded
9.6 to Labor – The Poll BludgerI’ll implement that one next week. Nothing new this week on the leadership rati
9.6 to Labor – The Poll Bludger
Literary Minded / Posted 4 days ago
I’ll implement that one next week. Nothing new this week on the leadership ratings. Other news: • The WA Liberal Party’s state council has endorsed Matt O’Sullivan as the party’s candidate for the new seat of Burt in the southern suburbs of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Activities of Herdsmen, Threat to Nigeria's Unity, Says Emir of IlorinIlorin — Chairman, Kwara State council of traditional rulers and the Emir of Il
Activities of Herdsmen, Threat to Nigeria's Unity, Says Emir of Ilorin
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Ilorin — Chairman, Kwara State council of traditional rulers and the Emir of Ilorin, Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari, yesterday warned the federal government to take serious steps to curtail the rising activities of herdsmen across the country, saying... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Scarsdale
Auditions Scheduled For Hoff-Barthelson Music School’s Festival Orchestraability and musical artistry. Lauded as one of the finest high school orchestr
Auditions Scheduled For Hoff-Barthelson Music School’s Festival Orchestra
The Daily Voice - Scarsdale / Posted 4 days ago
ability and musical artistry. Lauded as one of the finest high school orchestras in the United States by the New York State Council on the Arts, the Festival Orchestra is open to students in grades nine to 12 by audition only. Under the... Read more
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Perth Now
Grylls quashes federal senate speculationfor The Nationals WA to gain a Federal Seat, and I look forward to working with
Grylls quashes federal senate speculation
Perth Now / Posted 5 days ago
for The Nationals WA to gain a Federal Seat, and I look forward to working with our Federal candidates on the campaign trail in the coming months,” he said The Nationals WA will preselect Federal candidates at a meeting of State Council on S... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Stronger China March industrial profits add to economic recovery hopesby recovering global commodity prices and also an uptick in construction activi
Stronger China March industrial profits add to economic recovery hopes
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
by recovering global commodity prices and also an uptick in construction activity at home. Premier Li Keqiang said at a State Council meeting last week that China will take steps to boost exports, including encouraging banks to boost lending,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
KRPC Begins Two Million Litres Daily Supply of PMsof Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) from Wednesday. Mukhtar announced this on Tuesda
KRPC Begins Two Million Litres Daily Supply of PMs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) from Wednesday. Mukhtar announced this on Tuesday while receiving the leadership of the state Council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) in his office. He said the company would commence the supply to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kaduna Refinery to Produce Two Million Litres of Petrol Wednesdaythe visiting journalists of his company's readiness to partner with media in de
Kaduna Refinery to Produce Two Million Litres of Petrol Wednesday
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
the visiting journalists of his company's readiness to partner with media in development of the country. Earlier, the chairman of the state council of the NUJ, Garba Muhammad, assured the company of effective coverage of the oil and ga... Read more
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Reuters
Stronger China March industrial profits add to economic recovery hopesby recovering global commodity prices and also an uptick in construction activi
Stronger China March industrial profits add to economic recovery hopes
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
by recovering global commodity prices and also an uptick in construction activity at home. Premier Li Keqiang said at a State Council meeting last week that China will take steps to boost exports, including encouraging banks to boost lending,... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Bristol School Budget Compromise Appears Closebudget, but that decision would not be final. Next year's budget and tax rate w
Bristol School Budget Compromise Appears Close
Hartford Courant / Posted 5 days ago
budget, but that decision would not be final. Next year's budget and tax rate won't be set until the board and the city council jointly approve a budget next month. The school board had warned earlier this month that it might close two schools... Read more
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The Hill
Bringing US rice back to Cubaof diverse stakeholders joining our efforts; we were proud to co-sponsor the re
Bringing US rice back to Cuba
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
of diverse stakeholders joining our efforts; we were proud to co-sponsor the recent launch of the Engage Cuba Arkansas State Council, made up of agribusiness, community and academic leaders committed to engaging with Cuba through diplomacy and... Read more
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IMF
Fourth Joint Conference People’s Bank of China and International Monetary FundChina Banking Regulatory Commission, China Securities Regulatory Commission, an
Fourth Joint Conference People’s Bank of China and International Monetary Fund
IMF / Posted 5 days ago
China Banking Regulatory Commission, China Securities Regulatory Commission, and the Development Research Center of the State Council, and other Chinese government agencies to discuss these issues. The discussion will proceed with a view to... Read more
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FOX News
China to pass controversial law cracking down on non-government groupsoccasional programs in China, generally would not be allowed to recruit new mem
China to pass controversial law cracking down on non-government groups
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
occasional programs in China, generally would not be allowed to recruit new members except for those sanctioned by the state council. That's mainly because China is encouraging its scientists to join influential international organizations on... Read more
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Inquirier.net
China probe of Mars set for 2020official said. Xu made the remarks at a news conference in Beijing to mark Chi
China probe of Mars set for 2020
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
official said. Xu made the remarks at a news conference in Beijing to mark China Space Day, which falls on Sunday. The State Council, which is China’s Cabinet, announced in late March that starting this year, April 24 — the day when China... Read more
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Denver Post
China set to pass law tightening controls on foreign NGOsoccasional programs in China, generally would not be allowed to recruit new mem
China set to pass law tightening controls on foreign NGOs
Denver Post / Posted 6 days ago
occasional programs in China, generally would not be allowed to recruit new members except for those sanctioned by the state council. That's mainly because China is encouraging its scientists to join influential international organizations on... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
China set to pass law tightening controls on foreign NGOsoccasional programs in China, generally would not be allowed to recruit new mem
China set to pass law tightening controls on foreign NGOs
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 6 days ago
occasional programs in China, generally would not be allowed to recruit new members except for those sanctioned by the state council. That's mainly because China is encouraging its scientists to join influential international organizations on... Read more
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Salon.com
China set to pass law tightening controls on foreign NGOsoccasional programs in China, generally would not be allowed to recruit new mem
China set to pass law tightening controls on foreign NGOs
Salon.com / Posted 6 days ago
occasional programs in China, generally would not be allowed to recruit new members except for those sanctioned by the state council. That’s mainly because China is encouraging its scientists to join influential international organizations on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Late Etsu Nupe's Wife Laid to Rest in BidaBello has expressed deep shock at the sudden death of Hajiya Fatima Bintu Bagud
Late Etsu Nupe's Wife Laid to Rest in Bida
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Bello has expressed deep shock at the sudden death of Hajiya Fatima Bintu Bagudu, the youngest wife of the chairman of the State Council of Traditional Rulers, Etsu Nupe, Alhaji Yahaya Abubakar. The governor lamented that though all mortals must... Read more
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Daily Journal
Helping Handare in progress for the combined Distinguished Citizens of the Year Reception f
Helping Hand
Daily Journal / Posted 6 days ago
are in progress for the combined Distinguished Citizens of the Year Reception for Cumberland and Salem counties. The Garden State Council, Boy Scouts of America will honor two outstanding citizens this year: Ken Pustizzi (Cumberland) and Carl R.... Read more
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New Kerala
China's coal consumption to hit 4.3 bn tonnes in 2020 - newkerala.com #54108by 2020 and 20 percent by 2030. In addition, coal consumption will be limited t
China's coal consumption to hit 4.3 bn tonnes in 2020 - newkerala.com #54108
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
by 2020 and 20 percent by 2030. In addition, coal consumption will be limited to 62 percent of energy use by 2020. The State Council announced earlier this year plans to slash capacity in the coal industry and stop approving any new coal mines... Read more
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The Financial Express
India Steel Sector: The big cycle turn?capacity closure targeted for the next 3-5 years Supply-side reforms were acco
India Steel Sector: The big cycle turn?
The Financial Express / Posted 7 days ago
capacity closure targeted for the next 3-5 years Supply-side reforms were accorded priority in the Chinese State Council conference earlier this year with broad plans being chalked to stamp out excess capacity across sectors (steel,... Read more
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Times of Malta
Meltdown continues in LibyaAbdul Rahman Swehli, caved in quickly to EU pressure and was rewarded by being
Meltdown continues in Libya
Times of Malta / Posted 7 days ago
Abdul Rahman Swehli, caved in quickly to EU pressure and was rewarded by being anointed as ‘President’ of the so-called State Council. Other ‘spoilers’, including Khalifa Haftar, can expect the same despite the fact the general has almost won... Read more
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The Hindu
A green example in concrete jungleconnection,” says A.R. Shivakumar, the house owner and principal investigator f
A green example in concrete jungle
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
connection,” says A.R. Shivakumar, the house owner and principal investigator for rainwater harvesting at the Karnataka State Council for Science and Technology, Indian Institute of Science. Located on a plot of 40 ft x 60 ft ‘Sourabha’ still... Read more
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The Hindu
High time city reaped its rainft x 40 ft and existing buildings on 60 ft x 40 ft sites. A.R. Shivakumar, pri
High time city reaped its rain
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
ft x 40 ft and existing buildings on 60 ft x 40 ft sites. A.R. Shivakumar, principal investigator for RWH at the Karnataka State Council for Science and Technology, Indian Institute of Science, said unless RWH was made compulsory for both old and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Seki's Cultural Aestheticseffort, it was tempting to bolt for the backstage at the end of each scene. Omo
Seki's Cultural Aesthetics
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
effort, it was tempting to bolt for the backstage at the end of each scene. Omoh and Akari had been members of the Bayelsa State Council for Arts and Culture and are good mentors to young performers. Both natural actors, all eyes were on them as... Read more
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Aljazeera
Equatorial Guinea holds constitutional pollsway for a hereditary succession". Mico also noted a provision of the proposed
Equatorial Guinea holds constitutional polls
Aljazeera / Posted 7 days ago
way for a hereditary succession". Mico also noted a provision of the proposed text according to which the newly created state council can only be headed by a former president. "How many former presidents do we have in this country?" Mico... Read more
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Fortune
China's Roadmap to Self-Driving CarsChina draft would be opened up for industry comment and input from a range of m
China's Roadmap to Self-Driving Cars
Fortune / Posted 8 days ago
China draft would be opened up for industry comment and input from a range of ministries, ultimately going to the State Council, or cabinet, for approval. At a most basic level, the committee will define a “self-driving” car and set a... Read more
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