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New Kerala
Yash Chopra immortalized by Switzerland with his statue - newkerala.com #59609work in people's hearts. His lens lovingly captured the breath taking locales o
Yash Chopra immortalized by Switzerland with his statue - newkerala.com #59609
New Kerala / Posted 2 hours ago
work in people's hearts. His lens lovingly captured the breath taking locales of Switzerland for decades. Now the Swiss government is honouring him with a special statue, as a mark of gratitude and salutations. The statue was inaugurated... Read more
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dna
To Yash Chopra, With Love: Swiss Government honours director with special statue!work in people’s hearts. His lens lovingly captured the breath taking locales o
To Yash Chopra, With Love: Swiss Government honours director with special statue!
dna / Posted 6 hours ago
work in people’s hearts. His lens lovingly captured the breath taking locales of Switzerland for decades. Now, the Swiss government honoured him with a special statue, as a mark of gratitude and salutations. The statue was inaugurated on... Read more
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Khaleej Times
Swiss government honours Yash Chopra with special statuearea, near the Congress Centre which is a prime, popular spot with tourists. M
Swiss government honours Yash Chopra with special statue
Khaleej Times / Posted 8 hours ago
area, near the Congress Centre which is a prime, popular spot with tourists. Ministers and senior bureaucrats from the Swiss government attended the inauguration event that was organised by Interlaken Tourism and Jungfrau Railways. This is not... Read more
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New Kerala
Yash Chopra honoured by Swiss government - newkerala.com #59366Bern, May 5 : The Swiss government has honoured late Indian filmmaker Yash Chop
Yash Chopra honoured by Swiss government - newkerala.com #59366
New Kerala / Posted 10 hours ago
Bern, May 5 : The Swiss government has honoured late Indian filmmaker Yash Chopra, whose lens captured the breathtaking locales of Switzerland for decades, with a special statue as a mark of gratitude. The statue was inaugurated on Wednesday. A... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Rani and Pamela Chopra unveil Yash Chopra statue in Switzerlandwho captured the breath taking locales of Switzerland in his films for decades,
Rani and Pamela Chopra unveil Yash Chopra statue in Switzerland
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 10 hours ago
who captured the breath taking locales of Switzerland in his films for decades, was given this prestigious honour by the Swiss government. A sculpture made of pure bronze, and weighing about 350 kilos, shows Yash Chopra in his iconic pose with... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Bill Gross predicts guaranteed income for everyone -- once robots steal your jobregardless of income or wealth. The amount isn't specified and would have to be
Bill Gross predicts guaranteed income for everyone -- once robots steal your job
TheStreet.com / Posted 20 hours ago
regardless of income or wealth. The amount isn't specified and would have to be set by the country's Parliament. The Swiss government opposes the proposal, arguing that "considerable cutbacks or tax rises would be necessary to finance this... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Swiss defense chief says hackers targeted his ministrysources, that the incident is believed to be connected to a cyberattack on defe
Swiss defense chief says hackers targeted his ministry
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
sources, that the incident is believed to be connected to a cyberattack on defense technology company Ruag - owned by the Swiss government - that is suspected to be linked to Russia. Parmelin told the newspaper that "the attacks served industrial... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Swiss defense chief says hackers targeted his ministrysources, that the incident is believed to be connected to a cyberattack on defe
Swiss defense chief says hackers targeted his ministry
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
sources, that the incident is believed to be connected to a cyberattack on defense technology company Ruag — owned by the Swiss government — that is suspected to be linked to Russia. Parmelin told the newspaper that "the attacks served industrial... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Swiss defense chief says hackers targeted his ministrysources, that the incident is believed to be connected to a cyberattack on defe
Swiss defense chief says hackers targeted his ministry
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
sources, that the incident is believed to be connected to a cyberattack on defense technology company Ruag — owned by the Swiss government — that is suspected to be linked to Russia. Parmelin told the newspaper that "the attacks served industrial... Read more
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Salon.com
Swiss defense chief says hackers targeted his ministrysources, that the incident is believed to be connected to a cyberattack on defe
Swiss defense chief says hackers targeted his ministry
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
sources, that the incident is believed to be connected to a cyberattack on defense technology company Ruag — owned by the Swiss government — that is suspected to be linked to Russia. Parmelin told the newspaper that “the attacks served industrial... Read more
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Daily Herald
Swiss defense chief says hackers targeted his ministrysources, that the incident is believed to be connected to a cyberattack on defe
Swiss defense chief says hackers targeted his ministry
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
sources, that the incident is believed to be connected to a cyberattack on defense technology company Ruag - owned by the Swiss government - that is suspected to be linked to Russia. Parmelin told the newspaper that "the attacks served industrial... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Swiss defense chief says hackers targeted his ministrysources, that the incident is believed to be connected to a cyberattack on defe
Swiss defense chief says hackers targeted his ministry
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
sources, that the incident is believed to be connected to a cyberattack on defense technology company Ruag - owned by the Swiss government - that is suspected to be linked to Russia. Parmelin told the newspaper that "the attacks served industrial... Read more
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Swissinfo
Would the Swiss model suit a post-Brexit Britain?But is Switzerland the answer? Around 55% of Swiss exports head to the EU (6% o
Would the Swiss model suit a post-Brexit Britain?
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
But is Switzerland the answer? Around 55% of Swiss exports head to the EU (6% of EU exports go to Switzerland), but the Swiss government has itself admitted that “the existing barriers to market access place Switzerland at an economic... Read more
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Swissinfo
Thumbs up for Swiss water qualityparticular, any sale or commercial use of these data is prohibited. May 3, 201
Thumbs up for Swiss water quality
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
particular, any sale or commercial use of these data is prohibited. May 3, 2016 - 15:20 A Swiss government report for 2013-2015 has awarded the nation’s water quality top marks. In its report released on Tuesday,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
All the Swiss Could See in Nkurunziza Was an Ambassador of Footballorder to prevent the current crisis in Burundi". So, what should we make of th
All the Swiss Could See in Nkurunziza Was an Ambassador of Football
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
order to prevent the current crisis in Burundi". So, what should we make of this and what does it teach us? First, as the Swiss government claims, students of conflict management -- like myself--would agree that the job offer was a noble move... Read more
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heraldscotland
RBS struggles to maintain market confidencesecurities. The total provision for charges and liabilities remains steady at £
RBS struggles to maintain market confidence
heraldscotland / Posted 5 days ago
securities. The total provision for charges and liabilities remains steady at £7.36bn. RBS also disclosed that the Swiss government had opened an investigation into transactions at Coutts International, the private banking arm which it sold... Read more
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Swissinfo
Colombian minister proposes ending Novartis patenthas announced that he will start proceedings to divest Novartis of its patent o
Colombian minister proposes ending Novartis patent
Swissinfo / Posted 7 days ago
has announced that he will start proceedings to divest Novartis of its patent on the cancer drug Glivec Imatinib. The Swiss government was accused of lobbying against such a move. On April 26, Gaviria revealed plans to approach the Colombian... Read more
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The Auto Channel
General Dynamics Reports First-Quarter 2016 Resultsfirm order. We received the following significant orders during the first quar
General Dynamics Reports First-Quarter 2016 Results
The Auto Channel / Posted 7 days ago
firm order. We received the following significant orders during the first quarter of 2016: Combat Systems $405 from the Swiss government to upgrade Duro tactical vehicles through 2022. $180 from the U.S. Army for spare parts and inventory... Read more
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DW
Switzerland to compensate victims of centuries-old child labor practice |adding that it was important to compensate the victims on time. Many were elder
Switzerland to compensate victims of centuries-old child labor practice |
DW / Posted 8 days ago
adding that it was important to compensate the victims on time. Many were elderly and in very bad health, he added. The Swiss government was planning to spend 300 million Francs ($308 million) for the 12,000 to 15,000 former "Verdingkinder" who... Read more
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Swissinfo
Parliament opts for reparation counterproposalApril 2013: At a public ceremony in Bern, Justice Minister Simonetta Sommaruga
Parliament opts for reparation counterproposal
Swissinfo / Posted 8 days ago
April 2013: At a public ceremony in Bern, Justice Minister Simonetta Sommaruga apologises to victims on behalf of the Swiss government March 2014: Parliament introduces a draft law covering the rehabilitation of victims, a research project and... Read more
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Breitbart
Report: Islamic State ‘Sleeper Cells’ Operational in ItalyThey are even ready, “in an extreme case,” to close the borders, he said. Not
Report: Islamic State ‘Sleeper Cells’ Operational in Italy
Breitbart / Posted 8 days ago
They are even ready, “in an extreme case,” to close the borders, he said. Not long after Doskozil’s announcement, a Swiss government official declared that it is considering stationing a tank battalion to secure its southern border with... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Photo exhibit in Geneva raises new tensions with Turkeyground zero in the latest freedom of expression battle between Turkey and the W
Photo exhibit in Geneva raises new tensions with Turkey
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 8 days ago
ground zero in the latest freedom of expression battle between Turkey and the West. And, as Nathan Frandino reports, the Swiss government is not bending to pressure from Turkey. The exhibit here in front of the United Nations features the image... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss lawmakers back Croatia free movement treatyarticle accepted by the Swiss people when it voted in favour of an initiative t
Swiss lawmakers back Croatia free movement treaty
Swissinfo / Posted 9 days ago
article accepted by the Swiss people when it voted in favour of an initiative to limit immigration on February 9, 2014. The Swiss government is seeking a solution to implement the controversial vote to curb immigration from the European Union which... Read more
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Swissinfo
Public services in voter spotlightcompanies are primarily concerned: Swiss Post is an autonomous public sector se
Public services in voter spotlight
Swissinfo / Posted 9 days ago
companies are primarily concerned: Swiss Post is an autonomous public sector service provider that is wholly owned by the Swiss government. According to government figures, in 2015 it employed around 62,000 people, had a turnover of CHF8.2 billion... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FG Urged to Increase Funding of Police Forcefor International Cooperation. The workshop was also supported by the Federal
FG Urged to Increase Funding of Police Force
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
for International Cooperation. The workshop was also supported by the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs of the Swiss Government, and the UN Office on Drugs and Crime. Participants at the workshop include instructors from all the nine... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Switzerland Readies Military In Preparation For A New Wave Of Migrantswhich outlines three scenarios, one of which would call for military interventi
Switzerland Readies Military In Preparation For A New Wave Of Migrants
Zero Hedge / Posted 11 days ago
which outlines three scenarios, one of which would call for military intervention. The three scenarios outlined by the Swiss government are as follows: Scenario 1: 10,000 applications for asylum in 30 days Scenario 2: 10,000 requests a month... Read more
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Swissinfo
Champion of abuse victims considers government dealexposed a calculated policy of Nazi-style eugenics carried out behind closed do
Champion of abuse victims considers government deal
Swissinfo / Posted 12 days ago
exposed a calculated policy of Nazi-style eugenics carried out behind closed doors well into the 1970s. In 1926, the Swiss government approved a project set up by the children’s charity Pro Juventute intended to eliminate vagrancy. Entitled... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Fuel-less Solar Impulse 2 resumes its round-the-world flight, still plans to stop in Phoenix areabeen preparing for their arrival," said Jost, who confirmed the tentative itine
Fuel-less Solar Impulse 2 resumes its round-the-world flight, still plans to stop in Phoenix area
The Arizona Republic / Posted 13 days ago
been preparing for their arrival," said Jost, who confirmed the tentative itinerary Thursday afternoon with both the Swiss government and the plane's mission control center in Monaco. "I've got six cases of Swiss wine arriving... Read more
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Daily Mail
Blatter claims role in trying to remove African presidentDisgraced FIFA chief Sepp Blatter was given a secret mission by the Swiss gover
Blatter claims role in trying to remove African president
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
Disgraced FIFA chief Sepp Blatter was given a secret mission by the Swiss government to stop an African president being voted into office in 2015 - and FAILED, it is revealed Blatter offered Burundi president Pierre Nkurunziza role in world... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Swiss cabinet blocks arms exports that could wind up in YemenZURICH: The Swiss government blocked on Wednesday exports to the Middle East of
Swiss cabinet blocks arms exports that could wind up in Yemen
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
ZURICH: The Swiss government blocked on Wednesday exports to the Middle East of war materiel worth some 19 million Swiss francs (£13.7 million) that it suspected could wind up fuelling the year-long war in Yemen. The government approved around 185... Read more
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The Star
Swiss cabinet blocks arms exports that could wind up in YemenZURICH (Reuters) - The Swiss government blocked on Wednesday exports to the Mid
Swiss cabinet blocks arms exports that could wind up in Yemen
The Star / Posted 15 days ago
ZURICH (Reuters) - The Swiss government blocked on Wednesday exports to the Middle East of war materiel worth some 19 million Swiss francs (£13.7 million) that it suspected could wind up fuelling the year-long war in Yemen. The government approved... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss government opposes more ministersother rights remain the property of swissinfo.ch. In particular, any sale or co
Swiss government opposes more ministers
Swissinfo / Posted 15 days ago
other rights remain the property of swissinfo.ch. In particular, any sale or commercial use of these data is prohibited. Apr 20, 2016 - 14:40 The seven-strong Swiss cabinet has rejected a proposal to expand... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss approve loan for Red Cross HQ renovationsWork will begin in 2017 and is expected to take two years to complete. The ICRC
Swiss approve loan for Red Cross HQ renovations
Swissinfo / Posted 15 days ago
Work will begin in 2017 and is expected to take two years to complete. The ICRC will pay for internal renovations. The Swiss government said in a statement that the decision to lend the money was taken as part of Switzerland's host state policy... Read more
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Zawya
Switzerland becomes first international participant in Expo 2020UAEon Tuesday became the first country to officially sign on to participate in Exp
Switzerland becomes first international participant in Expo 2020UAE
Zawya / Posted 15 days ago
on Tuesday became the first country to officially sign on to participate in Expo 2020. “We are delighted that the Swiss government has committed to participate, over four years ahead of the start of the Expo,” said Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
The secret to fighting U.S. heroin epidemicthese harm-reduction interventions with prevention programs. To ensure these po
The secret to fighting U.S. heroin epidemic
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 16 days ago
these harm-reduction interventions with prevention programs. To ensure these policies had citizen acceptance, the Swiss government created forums aimed at overcoming the stigma and marginalization of people who use drugs. Our success with... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fewer foreigners arrive in Switzerland amid anti-immigration moodto the same period in 2015. The net migration drop was especially pronounced a
Fewer foreigners arrive in Switzerland amid anti-immigration mood
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
to the same period in 2015. The net migration drop was especially pronounced among EU migrants, the SEM data showed. The Swiss government laid out a "Plan B" last month to impose unilateral curbs on immigration but stressed that an agreement with... Read more
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Swissinfo
Insulting foreign leaders also punishable in Switzerlandto Destroy Switzerland” – a statement the Libyan leader had once made before th
Insulting foreign leaders also punishable in Switzerland
Swissinfo / Posted 16 days ago
to Destroy Switzerland” – a statement the Libyan leader had once made before the United Nations. Gaddafi called on the Swiss government to act, arguing that the poster was insulting. The government did so, allowing a judicial investigation to... Read more
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Swissinfo
Switzerland – a trading paradise?in Lausanne and protesters outside who are stopped in their tracks by police of
Switzerland – a trading paradise?
Swissinfo / Posted 16 days ago
in Lausanne and protesters outside who are stopped in their tracks by police officers and pepper spray. In March 2013, the Swiss government published a controversial report on the commodities market. It recognised the importance and risks, but... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss health minister open to cannabis distribution trialscannabis should be banned demand complete freedom when it comes to alcohol and
Swiss health minister open to cannabis distribution trials
Swissinfo / Posted 18 days ago
cannabis should be banned demand complete freedom when it comes to alcohol and tobacco”. For that reason, Berset said the Swiss government is recommending a ban on tobacco advertising aimed at young people. The health minister also admitted that... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Brian Gaynor: Tax haven status good news for someUS government tightened its tax evasion loopholes. The Central American countr
Brian Gaynor: Tax haven status good news for some
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 20 days ago
US government tightened its tax evasion loopholes. The Central American country also benefited from moves to require the Swiss government - and the country's banks - to become more transparent. Panama, which has a population of nearly 4 million,... Read more
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Swissinfo
Disgraced Blatter advises FIFA on future reformLuis Moreno Ocampo, former chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court
Disgraced Blatter advises FIFA on future reform
Swissinfo / Posted 20 days ago
Luis Moreno Ocampo, former chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court, and Mark Pieth – who has worked with the Swiss government and the OECD to crack down on corruption and was contracted by Blatter to consult on FIFA reforms. The... Read more
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New Kerala
Swiss authorities receive 146 applications from asylum seekers from Lanka - newkerala.com #49822asylum seekers' requests in the first three months of 2016. However, the numbe
Swiss authorities receive 146 applications from asylum seekers from Lanka - newkerala.com #49822
New Kerala / Posted 20 days ago
asylum seekers' requests in the first three months of 2016. However, the number of asylum applications filed with the Swiss Government in the first quarter of 2016 has dropped by 45 percent compared to the last quarter of 2015. The overall... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Stephen Mihm: Shocked by the Panama Papers? Blame SwitzerlandLeak leaves stain on New Zealand's namePanama papers: Mossack Fonseca 'bragged
Stephen Mihm: Shocked by the Panama Papers? Blame Switzerland
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 24 days ago
Leak leaves stain on New Zealand's namePanama papers: Mossack Fonseca 'bragged about lax New Zealand tax rules' The Swiss government itself endorsed the stonewalling approach. The Federal Council minutes of 1924 note that the Committee of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Obasanjo's Govt Looted Abacha Lootmess represents the second time they would serve Nigeria badly by collaborating
How Obasanjo's Govt Looted Abacha Loot
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
mess represents the second time they would serve Nigeria badly by collaborating with presidents. In August 2004 the Swiss government decided to return $500million [N65bn] of Abacha loot to Nigeria. A little over a year after Okonjo-Iweala... Read more
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Swissinfo
Shocked by the Panama Papers? Blame Switzerland: Stephen Mihmbankers, not least because they steadfastly refused to cooperate with any count
Shocked by the Panama Papers? Blame Switzerland: Stephen Mihm
Swissinfo / Posted 25 days ago
bankers, not least because they steadfastly refused to cooperate with any country hoping to track down tax evaders. The Swiss government itself endorsed the stonewalling approach. The Federal Council minutes of 1924 note that the Committee of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Switzerland - Angola Committed to Combat Extreme Violencecommunity and States to combine efforts to prevent violent extremism. Particip
Switzerland - Angola Committed to Combat Extreme Violence
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
community and States to combine efforts to prevent violent extremism. Participants in the conference, organised jointly by the United Nations and Swiss Government, condemned the terrorist acts that have taken place in various parts of th... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Bangladesh to remain reliable partner of UN in fighting terrorism, violent extremismBangladesh’s position to the global conference on preventing violent extremism
Bangladesh to remain reliable partner of UN in fighting terrorism, violent extremism
Bdnews24.com / Posted 27 days ago
Bangladesh’s position to the global conference on preventing violent extremism in Geneva on Friday. The UN and the Swiss government jointly hosted the conference attended by ministers from Belgium, Cameroon, Mauritania, Sudan, the UK,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Money for nothing? Swiss government gives thumbs downZURICH: The Swiss government urged voters on Friday to reject a campaign callin
Money for nothing? Swiss government gives thumbs down
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 27 days ago
ZURICH: The Swiss government urged voters on Friday to reject a campaign calling for everyone to get a minimum guaranteed income no matter how much they work, saying the scheme would cost too much and undermine society. Backers of the proposal,... Read more
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The Star
Money for nothing? Swiss government gives thumbs downZURICH (Reuters) - The Swiss government urged voters on Friday to reject a camp
Money for nothing? Swiss government gives thumbs down
The Star / Posted 27 days ago
ZURICH (Reuters) - The Swiss government urged voters on Friday to reject a campaign calling for everyone to get a minimum guaranteed income no matter how much they work, saying the scheme would cost too much and undermine society. Backers of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Angola At Conference On Violent Extremism Preventionthe Secretary-General of the UN, Ban Ki-moon will attend the conference, organi
Angola At Conference On Violent Extremism Prevention
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
the Secretary-General of the UN, Ban Ki-moon will attend the conference, organized jointly by the United Nations and the Swiss Government. The Conference on "Violent Extremism Prevention - Way Forward", will be held following the submission of... Read more
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