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Aljazeera
Myanmar: Hydropower and the cost of lifeof electricity generated by the the Upper Paunglaung hydropower project is dest
Myanmar: Hydropower and the cost of life
Aljazeera / Posted 12 hours ago
of electricity generated by the the Upper Paunglaung hydropower project is destined for Napyidaw. Famous for its monolithic parliamentary buildings, grand hotels and deserted eight-lane highways, it was unveiled as the nation's new capital one... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PSE index hits more than 14-mth high; S’pore up nearly 2 pctholiday.” The Indonesian stock market will be closed from July 4 to July 8 for
PSE index hits more than 14-mth high; S’pore up nearly 2 pct
Manila Bulletin / Posted 15 hours ago
holiday.” The Indonesian stock market will be closed from July 4 to July 8 for end-of-Ramadan celebrations. Indonesia’s parliament approved an amnesty bill on Tuesday that would allow low payment rates for taxpayers who declared untaxed wealth.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Renamo Too Appoints New Members to Joint CommissionFilipe Nyusi and Renamo leader Afonso Dhlakama. The three are: Jeremias Pondec
Renamo Too Appoints New Members to Joint Commission
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Filipe Nyusi and Renamo leader Afonso Dhlakama. The three are: Jeremias Pondeca, a former deputy in the Mozambican parliament, the Assembly of the Republic; Leovigildo Buanacasso, the unsuccessful Renamo candidate for mayor of the northern... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Brexit - the European Right Is Celebrating - Should We?Lisbon Treaty, two years of disentanglement from over 40 years of EU directives
Brexit - the European Right Is Celebrating - Should We?
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Lisbon Treaty, two years of disentanglement from over 40 years of EU directives and regulations will ensue. The British parliament, the majority of which was pro-EU, is talking about how to preserve the pillars of the Common Market. Wanting to... Read more
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BBC News
Starting a business in the middle of a couphis online retail logistics firm in 2013 in the midst of a period of dramatic i
Starting a business in the middle of a coup
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
his online retail logistics firm in 2013 in the midst of a period of dramatic instability in the country of his birth, Thailand. After months of political turmoil, the country's military seized control of the government and suspended the... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
‘I’m no Cameron’: Thai PM says he won’t resign if nation rejects constitutionTHAILAND’S Prime Minister General Prayuth Chan-Ocha says he will not step down
‘I’m no Cameron’: Thai PM says he won’t resign if nation rejects constitution
Asian Correspondent / Posted 2 days ago
THAILAND’S Prime Minister General Prayuth Chan-Ocha says he will not step down if the nation votes against the draft charter in the Aug. 7 referendum. Prayuth was responding Monday to a reporter’s question on whether he would emulate British PM... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Parties unite to slam draftKhunying Sudarat Keyuraphan, a top candidate to become Pheu Thai Party leader,
Parties unite to slam draft
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
Khunying Sudarat Keyuraphan, a top candidate to become Pheu Thai Party leader, told a public forum that the draft constitution will cause future governments to grind to a halt. Leading Democrat and Chartthaipattana members agreed. (Post Today... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Prayut says he won't resign if charter is rejectedAssembly in September last year. According to the charter writers, it is aimed
Prayut says he won't resign if charter is rejected
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
Assembly in September last year. According to the charter writers, it is aimed at keeping corrupt politicians out of the parliament. Political activists and politicians who support former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra, whose Pheu Thai party... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos |walk over Westminster Bridge wrapped in Union flags, towards the Queen Elizabet
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
walk over Westminster Bridge wrapped in Union flags, towards the Queen Elizabeth Tower (Big Ben) and The Houses of Parliament in central London on June 26, 2016. Britain's opposition Labour party plunged into turmoil Sunday and the prospect... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘Brexit offers a vital lesson for Asean’Demonstrators opposing Britain’s exit from the European Union in Parliament Squ
‘Brexit offers a vital lesson for Asean’
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
Demonstrators opposing Britain’s exit from the European Union in Parliament Square following yesterday’s EU referendum result hold a protest in London, Saturday, June 25, 2016. Britain voted to leave the European Union after a bitterly divisive... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Suthep voices strong support for draft charteror the other. The only acceptable messages are those that encourage citizens to
Suthep voices strong support for draft charter
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
or the other. The only acceptable messages are those that encourage citizens to go out to vote. Earlier this month 17 Pheu Thai Party politicians posted strongly worded anti-charter messages on Facebook, but the military government dodged the... Read more
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The Local
Local guide: the best of BerlinII and visitors can still see Soviet graffiti preserved on some walls. Since 1
Local guide: the best of Berlin
The Local / Posted 9 days ago
II and visitors can still see Soviet graffiti preserved on some walls. Since 1999 the restored building has housed German parliament. Once again Berlin seamlessly combines historical and modern beauty, and the glass dome on top of the roof offers... Read more
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Evening Standard
London's best new bar snacksthey come breadcrumbed, deep-fried and stuffed with anchovies. Perfect with a K
London's best new bar snacks
Evening Standard / Posted 15 days ago
they come breadcrumbed, deep-fried and stuffed with anchovies. Perfect with a Koln II martini. Som Saa’s laap gai thort Thai-spiced, salty-sour fermented sausage wrapped in cabbage leaves is the perfect appetite-whetter when munched alongside a... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Pheu Thai heavyweights oppose draft charter on Facebookmascot to promote the charter referendum on Aug 7. (Photo by Wichan Charoenkiat
Pheu Thai heavyweights oppose draft charter on Facebook
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 15 days ago
mascot to promote the charter referendum on Aug 7. (Photo by Wichan Charoenkiatpakul) Leading members of the Pheu Thai Party ignored all warnings and posted comments on Facebook on Wednesday morning declaring the draft charter that will go... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Paris to honor Orlando shooting victims with rainbow lights on Eiffel Towergay relationships among minors, which authorities have used to ban any public d
Paris to honor Orlando shooting victims with rainbow lights on Eiffel Tower
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
gay relationships among minors, which authorities have used to ban any public displays of support for the gay community. THAILAND A vigil honoring those killed and wounded in a Florida nightclub shooting drew at least a dozen people to the front... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
World reacts with shock, condemnation of nightclub shootingsof gay relationships among minors, which authorities have used to ban any publi
World reacts with shock, condemnation of nightclub shootings
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
of gay relationships among minors, which authorities have used to ban any public displays of support for the gay community.THAILANDA vigil honoring those killed and wounded in a Florida nightclub shooting drew at least a dozen people to the front... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Nations Around The World Show Support For U.S. After Nightclub Shootinggay relationships among minors, which authorities have used to ban any public d
Nations Around The World Show Support For U.S. After Nightclub Shooting
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 17 days ago
gay relationships among minors, which authorities have used to ban any public displays of support for the gay community. THAILAND: A vigil honoring those killed and wounded in a Florida nightclub shooting drew at least a dozen people to the front... Read more
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WDIO Duluth
Across the World, Shock and Condemnation at Orlando Massacreand wounded in a Florida nightclub shooting drew at least a dozen people to the
Across the World, Shock and Condemnation at Orlando Massacre
WDIO Duluth / Posted 17 days ago
and wounded in a Florida nightclub shooting drew at least a dozen people to the front gate of the U.S. Embassy in Bangkok, Thailand. Participants passed around white and yellow candles to light in memory of those killed. "We are distraught by what... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Across the world, shock and condemnation at Orlando massacrecommunity. Although technically homosexuality is against Lebanese law, activist
Across the world, shock and condemnation at Orlando massacre
Colorado Daily / Posted 17 days ago
community. Although technically homosexuality is against Lebanese law, activists have strongly challenged it in courts. THAILAND A vigil honoring those killed and wounded in a Florida nightclub shooting drew at least a dozen people to the front... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Across the world, shock and condemnation at Orlando massacregay relationships among minors, which authorities have used to ban any public d
Across the world, shock and condemnation at Orlando massacre
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
gay relationships among minors, which authorities have used to ban any public displays of support for the gay community. THAILAND A vigil honoring those killed and wounded in a Florida nightclub shooting drew at least a dozen people to the front... Read more
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ABC News
Across the World, Shock and Condemnation at Orlando Massacreand wounded in a Florida nightclub shooting drew at least a dozen people to the
Across the World, Shock and Condemnation at Orlando Massacre
ABC News / Posted 17 days ago
and wounded in a Florida nightclub shooting drew at least a dozen people to the front gate of the U.S. Embassy in Bangkok, Thailand. Participants passed around white and yellow candles to light in memory of those killed. "We are distraught by what... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Across the world, shock and condemnation at Orlando massacrecommunity. Although technically homosexuality is against Lebanese law, activist
Across the world, shock and condemnation at Orlando massacre
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 17 days ago
community. Although technically homosexuality is against Lebanese law, activists have strongly challenged it in courts. THAILAND A vigil honoring those killed and wounded in a Florida nightclub shooting drew at least a dozen people to the front... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Across the world, shock and condemnation at Orlando massacreand wounded in a Florida nightclub shooting drew at least a dozen people to the
Across the world, shock and condemnation at Orlando massacre
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
and wounded in a Florida nightclub shooting drew at least a dozen people to the front gate of the U.S. Embassy in Bangkok, Thailand. Participants passed around white and yellow candles to light in memory of those killed. "We are distraught by what... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Across the world, shock and condemnation at Orlando massacrecommunity. Although technically homosexuality is against Lebanese law, activist
Across the world, shock and condemnation at Orlando massacre
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 17 days ago
community. Although technically homosexuality is against Lebanese law, activists have strongly challenged it in courts. THAILAND A vigil honoring those killed and wounded in a Florida nightclub shooting drew at least a dozen people to the front... Read more
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Southwest Daily News
Across the world, shock and condemnation at Orlando massacrecommunity. Although technically homosexuality is against Lebanese law, activist
Across the world, shock and condemnation at Orlando massacre
Southwest Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
community. Although technically homosexuality is against Lebanese law, activists have strongly challenged it in courts. THAILAND A vigil honoring those killed and wounded in a Florida nightclub shooting drew at least a dozen people to the front... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Across the world, shock and condemnation at Orlando massacrecommunity. Although technically homosexuality is against Lebanese law, activist
Across the world, shock and condemnation at Orlando massacre
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 17 days ago
community. Although technically homosexuality is against Lebanese law, activists have strongly challenged it in courts. THAILAND A vigil honoring those killed and wounded in a Florida nightclub shooting drew at least a dozen people to the front... Read more
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NBC News
Across the World, Shock and Condemnation at Orlando Massacrecommunity. Although technically homosexuality is against Lebanese law, activist
Across the World, Shock and Condemnation at Orlando Massacre
NBC News / Posted 17 days ago
community. Although technically homosexuality is against Lebanese law, activists have strongly challenged it in courts. Thailand A vigil honoring those killed and wounded in a Florida nightclub shooting drew at least a dozen people to the front... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Across the world, shock and condemnation at Orlando massacrecommunity. Although technically homosexuality is against Lebanese law, activist
Across the world, shock and condemnation at Orlando massacre
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 17 days ago
community. Although technically homosexuality is against Lebanese law, activists have strongly challenged it in courts. THAILAND A vigil honoring those killed and wounded in a Florida nightclub shooting drew at least a dozen people to the front... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Across the world, shock and condemnation at Orlando massacrecommunity. Although technically homosexuality is against Lebanese law, activist
Across the world, shock and condemnation at Orlando massacre
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 17 days ago
community. Although technically homosexuality is against Lebanese law, activists have strongly challenged it in courts. ___ THAILAND A vigil honoring those killed and wounded in a Florida nightclub shooting drew at least a dozen people to the front... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Across the world, shock and condemnation at Orlando massacrecommunity. Although technically homosexuality is against Lebanese law, activist
Across the world, shock and condemnation at Orlando massacre
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 17 days ago
community. Although technically homosexuality is against Lebanese law, activists have strongly challenged it in courts. THAILAND A vigil honoring those killed and wounded in a Florida nightclub shooting drew at least a dozen people to the front... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Across the world, shock and condemnation at Orlando massacrecommunity. Although technically homosexuality is against Lebanese law, activist
Across the world, shock and condemnation at Orlando massacre
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 17 days ago
community. Although technically homosexuality is against Lebanese law, activists have strongly challenged it in courts. THAILAND A vigil honoring those killed and wounded in a Florida nightclub shooting drew at least a dozen people to the front... Read more
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The Mercury News
Across the world, shock and condemnation at Orlando massacrecommunity. Although technically homosexuality is against Lebanese law, activist
Across the world, shock and condemnation at Orlando massacre
The Mercury News / Posted 17 days ago
community. Although technically homosexuality is against Lebanese law, activists have strongly challenged it in courts. THAILAND A vigil honoring those killed and wounded in a Florida nightclub shooting drew at least a dozen people to the front... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Across the world, shock and condemnation at Orlando massacrecommunity. Although technically homosexuality is against Lebanese law, activist
Across the world, shock and condemnation at Orlando massacre
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 17 days ago
community. Although technically homosexuality is against Lebanese law, activists have strongly challenged it in courts. THAILAND A vigil honoring those killed and wounded in a Florida nightclub shooting drew at least a dozen people to the front... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Mission to IndiaThe statue of Mahatma Gandhi overlooks Parliament House in New Delhi. Photo: EP
Mission to India
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 17 days ago
The statue of Mahatma Gandhi overlooks Parliament House in New Delhi. Photo: EPA Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha can expect a warm welcome when he arrives in India on Thursday, but no endorsement, implicit or explicit, of the military regime he... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Questions & Answers - 8 June 2016evaluations on roads such as the East-West.David Seymour: Does the strategy inc
Questions & Answers - 8 June 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 17 days ago
evaluations on roads such as the East-West.David Seymour: Does the strategy include anything on leading by example or parliamentary air travel?Mr SPEAKER: In so far as there is ministerial responsibility—the Hon Simon Bridges.Hon SIMON... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Crunch time for the insect industrydirector of start-up Bugsolutely -- the only Bangkok-based company that produce
Crunch time for the insect industry
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 18 days ago
director of start-up Bugsolutely -- the only Bangkok-based company that produces pasta from cricket flour made in Thailand -- also sees the potential nutritional and economic benefits in crickets. "They [local people] may see insects as a... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Crunch time forthe insect industrydirector of start-up Bugsolutely -- the only Bangkok-based company that produce
Crunch time forthe insect industry
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 18 days ago
director of start-up Bugsolutely -- the only Bangkok-based company that produces pasta from cricket flour made in Thailand -- also sees the potential nutritional and economic benefits in crickets. "They [local people] may see insects as a... Read more
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Asia Sentinel
Thai Junta to Crack Down Harder on Internet UsersThe Thai junta, which already administers one of the world’s toughest measures
Thai Junta to Crack Down Harder on Internet Users
Asia Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
The Thai junta, which already administers one of the world’s toughest measures against supped misuse of computers, appears on the verge going to frantic lengths to stiffen the law even more with, among other things, an amendment that could give the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Art attackis upon us. As the art community sees the rift open up, it also reminds society
Art attack
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 22 days ago
is upon us. As the art community sees the rift open up, it also reminds society of the ideological divide that has plagued Thailand for many years. The stage is the exhibition called "The Truth_ To Turn It Over" curated by Gwangju Museum of Art to... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
UDD fraud watchdog under firefrom detention shortly after the May 22, 2014 coup under the NCPO's 39/2014 ann
UDD fraud watchdog under fire
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 23 days ago
from detention shortly after the May 22, 2014 coup under the NCPO's 39/2014 announcement. Nisit Sinthuprai, a former Pheu Thai Party MP and a red-shirt leader in the Northeast, insisted Monday the launch of the centre is in line with the law,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Computer Act changes 'threaten user privacy'Technology Ministry (ICT) to gain access to encrypted information online, said
Computer Act changes 'threaten user privacy'
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 24 days ago
Technology Ministry (ICT) to gain access to encrypted information online, said Arthit Suriyawongkul, coordinator of the Thai Netizen Network, an internet freedom advocacy group. The network recently uncovered a series of proposals the ICT... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Renters' rights: The forgotten part of the housing debatewith enough room for her three children. She had been through this before, havi
Renters' rights: The forgotten part of the housing debate
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 26 days ago
with enough room for her three children. She had been through this before, having lost a Rhodesian ridgeback called Thai a decade earlier due to a similar rental agreement. Boo and Ollie found new homes, but she says Thai was put down. The... Read more
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The Courier
Renters' rights: The forgotten part of the housing debatewith enough room for her three children. She had been through this before, havi
Renters' rights: The forgotten part of the housing debate
The Courier / Posted 26 days ago
with enough room for her three children. She had been through this before, having lost a Rhodesian ridgeback called Thai a decade earlier due to a similar rental agreement. Boo and Ollie found new homes, but she says Thai was put down. The... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Renters' rights: The forgotten part of the housing debatewith enough room for her three children. She had been through this before, havi
Renters' rights: The forgotten part of the housing debate
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 26 days ago
with enough room for her three children. She had been through this before, having lost a Rhodesian ridgeback called Thai a decade earlier due to a similar rental agreement. Boo and Ollie found new homes, but she says Thai was put down. The... Read more
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The Young Witness
Renters' rights: The forgotten part of the housing debatewith enough room for her three children. She had been through this before, havi
Renters' rights: The forgotten part of the housing debate
The Young Witness / Posted 26 days ago
with enough room for her three children. She had been through this before, having lost a Rhodesian ridgeback called Thai a decade earlier due to a similar rental agreement. Boo and Ollie found new homes, but she says Thai was put down. The... Read more
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Western Advocate
Renters' rights: The forgotten part of the housing debatewith enough room for her three children. She had been through this before, havi
Renters' rights: The forgotten part of the housing debate
Western Advocate / Posted 26 days ago
with enough room for her three children. She had been through this before, having lost a Rhodesian ridgeback called Thai a decade earlier due to a similar rental agreement. Boo and Ollie found new homes, but she says Thai was put down. The... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Renters' rights: The forgotten part of the housing debatewith enough room for her three children. She had been through this before, havi
Renters' rights: The forgotten part of the housing debate
Kiama Independent / Posted 26 days ago
with enough room for her three children. She had been through this before, having lost a Rhodesian ridgeback called Thai a decade earlier due to a similar rental agreement. Boo and Ollie found new homes, but she says Thai was put down. The... Read more
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Manning River Times
Renters' rights: The forgotten part of the housing debatewith enough room for her three children. She had been through this before, havi
Renters' rights: The forgotten part of the housing debate
Manning River Times / Posted 26 days ago
with enough room for her three children. She had been through this before, having lost a Rhodesian ridgeback called Thai a decade earlier due to a similar rental agreement. Boo and Ollie found new homes, but she says Thai was put down. The... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Renters' rights: The forgotten part of the housing debatewith enough room for her three children. She had been through this before, havi
Renters' rights: The forgotten part of the housing debate
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 26 days ago
with enough room for her three children. She had been through this before, having lost a Rhodesian ridgeback called Thai a decade earlier due to a similar rental agreement. Boo and Ollie found new homes, but she says Thai was put down. The... Read more
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The North West Star
Renters' rights: The forgotten part of the housing debatewith enough room for her three children. She had been through this before, havi
Renters' rights: The forgotten part of the housing debate
The North West Star / Posted 26 days ago
with enough room for her three children. She had been through this before, having lost a Rhodesian ridgeback called Thai a decade earlier due to a similar rental agreement. Boo and Ollie found new homes, but she says Thai was put down. The... Read more
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