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Darien News-Review
Whitby students and best-selling author collaborate on ‘flash fiction’Instead of a traditional author talk, Grabenstein took advantage of his improvi
Whitby students and best-selling author collaborate on ‘flash fiction’
Darien News-Review / Posted 14 minutes ago
Instead of a traditional author talk, Grabenstein took advantage of his improvisational comedy experience to create a story in an assembly with students in grades 3 through 8. Grabenstein and the students drafted a fictional story about a... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Whitby students and best-selling author collaborate on ‘flash fiction’Instead of a traditional author talk, Grabenstein took advantage of his improvi
Whitby students and best-selling author collaborate on ‘flash fiction’
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 24 minutes ago
Instead of a traditional author talk, Grabenstein took advantage of his improvisational comedy experience to create a story in an assembly with students in grades 3 through 8. Grabenstein and the students drafted a fictional story about a... Read more
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The Economic Times
BJP may have an alliance with AGP for Assam electionsGUWAHATI: The BJP is trying to have an alliance with the Asom Gana Parishad (AG
BJP may have an alliance with AGP for Assam elections
The Economic Times / Posted 35 minutes ago
GUWAHATI: The BJP is trying to have an alliance with the Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) for the assembly polls in Assam. AGP has seen repeated defeats in Assam since 1998 and this has prompted a section of AGP leaders to consider a tie-up with BJP. BJP has... Read more
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The Morning Call
Sex offender used alias to get inside Pa. school to make video of anti-bullying assembly, police sayA registered sex offender forbidden from being near children is accused of usin
Sex offender used alias to get inside Pa. school to make video of anti-bullying assembly, police say
The Morning Call / Posted an hour ago
A registered sex offender forbidden from being near children is accused of using an alias to get inside Grandview Upper Elementary School in Tarentum to video an anti-bullying assembly. Brandon L. Carter, 32, of Carnegie is facing federal charges... Read more
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The Indian Express
Senior BJP leader Visheshwar Ojha shot in Bihar, party threatens protestsBJP’s Bihar vice-president and prominent Bhojpur leader Visheshwar Ojha, 53, wa
Senior BJP leader Visheshwar Ojha shot in Bihar, party threatens protests
The Indian Express / Posted an hour ago
BJP’s Bihar vice-president and prominent Bhojpur leader Visheshwar Ojha, 53, was shot dead at 6.30 pm Friday at Sonbarsha village in Ara. Ojha had just entered his car after meeting a relative at a marketplace when the assailants, who had their... Read more
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The Economic Times
Mamata Banerjee trying to consolidate Muslim votebank ahead of assembly electionKOLKATA: As West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee rides a popularity wave
Mamata Banerjee trying to consolidate Muslim votebank ahead of assembly election
The Economic Times / Posted an hour ago
KOLKATA: As West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee rides a popularity wave and appears set for a second straight term in 2016, she's leaving no stone unturned to consolidate the support of the Muslim community, who constitute a sizeable chunk of... Read more
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Island Packet
Running legend Jim Ryun speaks to students in BeaufortOlympian and former Kansas Congressman Jim Ryun delivered a motivational speech
Running legend Jim Ryun speaks to students in Beaufort
Island Packet / Posted 2 hours ago
Olympian and former Kansas Congressman Jim Ryun delivered a motivational speech to the student body of Holy Trinity Classical Christian School on Friday morning in Beaufort. Ryun’s speech touched on the hardships he endured in high school as an... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lawmaker Recommends Closure of AMRCA member of the Public Accounts and Public Enterprises Committee of the Nationa
Lawmaker Recommends Closure of AMRC
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
A member of the Public Accounts and Public Enterprises Committee of the National Assembly on Thursday recommended the closure of the Assets Management and Recovery Corporation (AMRC). Hon. Netty Baldeh, National Assembly member for Tumana... Read more
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The Telegraph
Bengal CPM backs alliance, over to DelhiCalcutta, Feb. 12: The CPM state committee today overwhelmingly advocated a Lef
Bengal CPM backs alliance, over to Delhi
The Telegraph / Posted 2 hours ago
Calcutta, Feb. 12: The CPM state committee today overwhelmingly advocated a Left-Congress alliance for the Assembly elections in Bengal although there were some dissenting voices, sources said. A pro-alliance source said 43 of the 54 state committee... Read more
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Sidney Sun Telegraph
Eugene Elmer Reichman, 83, of Chappell, and formerly of Garden County, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 1
Eugene Elmer Reichman
Sidney Sun Telegraph / Posted 2 hours ago
, 83, of Chappell, and formerly of Garden County, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016, at Sidney Regional Medical Center Extended Care. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016, at the Assembly of God... Read more
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Business Standard India
More trouble for coming Parliament sessionIn a move that is sure to derail the forthcoming budget session of Parliament,
More trouble for coming Parliament session
Business Standard India / Posted 3 hours ago
In a move that is sure to derail the forthcoming budget session of Parliament, especially in the Rajya Sabha where the opposition has amajority, a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-supported group of MLAs is likely to stake claim to form government in... Read more
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WBGO-FM Newark
Bill Would Help Women Get Equal PayA measure advancing through the New Jersey legislature would help protect women
Bill Would Help Women Get Equal Pay
WBGO-FM Newark / Posted 3 hours ago
A measure advancing through the New Jersey legislature would help protect women against wage discrimination. Senator Sandra Cunningham says women in New Jersey earn an average of 80 cents for every dollar a man makes for doing the same job. "If... Read more
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Slate
Why the Syria Deal Isn’t Really Much of a DealSadly, it may only lock in the gains made by Russia and Bashar al-Assad. The U
Why the Syria Deal Isn’t Really Much of a Deal
Slate / Posted 3 hours ago
Sadly, it may only lock in the gains made by Russia and Bashar al-Assad. The United States, Russia, and the other 19 powers trying to make peace in Syria announced on Thursday that they’d reached a... Read more
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The Hindu
The presidential prerogativeWith rare exceptions, the recommendation for President’s rule arises not from t
The presidential prerogative
The Hindu / Posted 3 hours ago
With rare exceptions, the recommendation for President’s rule arises not from the Governor’s independent assessment of the situation but from Delhi. That is where the President has room to impress upon the government of the day the need for the... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Briarcliff
Italian-American Group Offers Scholarships In Rockland, WestchesterROCKLAND COUNTY, N.Y. -- State Sen. David Carlucci, D-Rockland/Westchester, has
Italian-American Group Offers Scholarships In Rockland, Westchester
The Daily Voice - Briarcliff / Posted 4 hours ago
ROCKLAND COUNTY, N.Y. -- State Sen. David Carlucci, D-Rockland/Westchester, has announced that applications for the 2016 New York Italian-American Conference of State Legislators scholarships are available for submission. As president of the New... Read more
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Accounting Today
Ikea Accused of Tax Avoidance in EuropeSwedish home furnishings giant Ikea has become the latest multinational company
Ikea Accused of Tax Avoidance in Europe
Accounting Today / Posted 4 hours ago
Swedish home furnishings giant Ikea has become the latest multinational company to be accused of dodging taxes. A new report from Green Party members of the European Parliament features graphics mocking the style of the diagrams included by Ikea in... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Iranian students claim lifting US-led sanctions is a mixed bag The remaining 5 Republican candidates, winnowed from the original dozen, push
Iranian students claim lifting US-led sanctions is a mixed bag
Op-Ed News / Posted 5 hours ago
The remaining 5 Republican candidates, winnowed from the original dozen, push to ingratiate themselves among South Carolina's Republican voters, who like a majority of their countrymen,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Venezuela leader gets emergency powers, rivals vow ousterCARACAS: Venezuela's opposition on Friday (Feb 12) vowed speeded-up moves to ou
Venezuela leader gets emergency powers, rivals vow ouster
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 hours ago
CARACAS: Venezuela's opposition on Friday (Feb 12) vowed speeded-up moves to oust President Nicolas Maduro after he defied lawmakers by decreeing a state of economic emergency through the crisis-hit country's high court. The manoeuvres intensified a... Read more
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New Kerala
Ghulam Nabi Azad to meet Karunanidhi on SaturdayChennai, Feb 12 : In a possible attempt to revive the alliance with DMK that wa
Ghulam Nabi Azad to meet Karunanidhi on Saturday
New Kerala / Posted 6 hours ago
Chennai, Feb 12 : In a possible attempt to revive the alliance with DMK that was snapped couple of years back, Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad will call on DMK president M.Karunanidhi on Saturday. Though Azad told reporters here that it will be a... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Wisconsin cuts Planned Parenthood repaymentsThe bill would require clinics that participate in a federal program that allow
Wisconsin cuts Planned Parenthood repayments
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 6 hours ago
The bill would require clinics that participate in a federal program that allows them to purchase prescription drugs at reduced cost to bill Medicaid only for the actual acquisition costs and dispensing fees for birth control drugs. The change would... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Malema: I'm not embarrassed for previously supporting ZumaWATCH: Malema addresses media outside Parliament. Earlier this week, the EFF a
Malema: I'm not embarrassed for previously supporting Zuma
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 hours ago
WATCH: Malema addresses media outside Parliament. Earlier this week, the EFF and Democratic Alliance took Zuma to the Constitutional Court over the Nkandla saga and to seek clarity on the powers of the Public Protector. Malema says their strategy... Read more
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Entrpreneur
Google's Self-Driving Car Unit Is HiringAlphabet's self-driving project is advertising dozens of jobs on its website wi
Google's Self-Driving Car Unit Is Hiring
Entrpreneur / Posted 6 hours ago
Alphabet's self-driving project is advertising dozens of jobs on its website with a special focus on manufacturing expertise. Thirty-six jobs related to the Google X car project were listed including engineers working on motion control, displays,... Read more
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Jersey Evening Post
Syvret ‘right’ to voice abuse fears « Jersey Evening PostFORMER Senator Stuart Syvret had legitimate concerns about child abuse and his
Syvret ‘right’ to voice abuse fears « Jersey Evening Post
Jersey Evening Post / Posted 7 hours ago
FORMER Senator Stuart Syvret had legitimate concerns about child abuse and his dismissal from the position of Health Minister was wrong, ex-Home Affairs Minister Wendy Kinnard said on Thursday. Speaking at the Independent Jersey Care Inquiry, Mrs... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Let Valentine’s Day be a joyous celebration for all lovers Andrew Muir, Northern Ireland's first openly gay mayor, hopes those who block
Let Valentine’s Day be a joyous celebration for all lovers
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 hours ago
Andrew Muir, Northern Ireland's first openly gay mayor, hopes those who block progress on same-sex marriage soon realise love is love Gay marriage remains illegal in Northern... Read more
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New York Post
School district nixes 'white guilt' video after parents complainGLEN ALLEN, Va. — A school district in Virginia has decided not to use a video
School district nixes 'white guilt' video after parents complain
New York Post / Posted 7 hours ago
GLEN ALLEN, Va. — A school district in Virginia has decided not to use a video about race and affirmative action after it made students uncomfortable and drew criticism from parents who called it “white guilt.” The video was shown at Glen Allen High... Read more
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Mashable
Want to help manufacture self-driving cars? Google is hiring.Image: John Stillwell/Associated Press The tech giant has posted dozens of job
Want to help manufacture self-driving cars? Google is hiring.
Mashable / Posted 7 hours ago
Image: John Stillwell/Associated Press The tech giant has posted dozens of jobs for its self-driving Google X car project with an emphasis in manufacturing, Reuters reports. For a company that insists it won't build its own car, the job listings... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis' 2016 focus: TAP, seniors, health inspectionsEditor's Note: This story is one in a series that will periodically look at the
Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis' 2016 focus: TAP, seniors, health inspections
Staten Island Advance / Posted 7 hours ago
Editor's Note: This story is one in a series that will periodically look at the work our state legislators are doing. STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- As a Republican in a Democrat-controlled chamber, it's hard to get a whole lot done, even though... Read more
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New Kerala
SC sets aside TN assembly resolution suspending six DMDK membersNew Delhi, Feb 12 : The Supreme Court on Friday set aside the March 31, 2015 re
SC sets aside TN assembly resolution suspending six DMDK members
New Kerala / Posted 8 hours ago
New Delhi, Feb 12 : The Supreme Court on Friday set aside the March 31, 2015 resolution of the Tamil Nadu assembly suspending six DMDK members from February 19, 2015 from the remainder of the then budget session and ten days of the monsoon session.... Read more
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Business Standard India
Congress govt in Arunachal on verge of being toppledIn a move that is sure to derail the forthcoming budget session of Parliament,
Congress govt in Arunachal on verge of being toppled
Business Standard India / Posted 9 hours ago
In a move that is sure to derail the forthcoming budget session of Parliament, especially in the Rajya Sabha where the opposition has amajority, a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-supported group of MLAs is likely to stake claim to form government in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sierra Leone Makes History At the AUAddis Ababa — Under the leadership of President Ernest Bai Koroma Sierra Leone
Sierra Leone Makes History At the AU
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
Addis Ababa — Under the leadership of President Ernest Bai Koroma Sierra Leone has made another remarkable history by being elected for the first time as member of the Peace and Security Council (PSC) of the African Union (AU) and member of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
First Public School Commissioned for Essen/Tabuom CommunityThe Afigya Kwabre District Assembly has built the first public primary school b
First Public School Commissioned for Essen/Tabuom Community
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
The Afigya Kwabre District Assembly has built the first public primary school block for Essen/Tabuom community. The project would cater for 40 beginners for kindergarten (KG) 1 and 2, primary1, 2 and 3, with seven teachers - four for KG 1 and 2, and... Read more
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NBC News
Google Is Hiring More People for Its Robot Cars (Hint: Not Drivers)Google parent company Alphabet's self-driving project is advertising dozens of
Google Is Hiring More People for Its Robot Cars (Hint: Not Drivers)
NBC News / Posted 9 hours ago
Google parent company Alphabet's self-driving project is advertising dozens of jobs on its website with a special focus on manufacturing expertise. Thirty-six jobs related to the Google X car project were listed including engineers working on motion... Read more
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The Economic Times
Senior BJP leader Visheshwar Ojha shot deadPATNA: Senior BJP leader Visheshwar Ojha, who had contested the 2015 assembly p
Senior BJP leader Visheshwar Ojha shot dead
The Economic Times / Posted 9 hours ago
PATNA: Senior BJP leader Visheshwar Ojha, who had contested the 2015 assembly polls from Shahpur assembly seat as BJP nominee and lost, was shot dead by criminals near Sonvarsha market under the Shahpur police station of Bhojpur district on Friday... Read more
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The Economic Times
Mamata Banerjee sends out strong message against 'factionalism'KOLKATA: Sending out a strong message against "factionalism" with in the TMC ah
Mamata Banerjee sends out strong message against 'factionalism'
The Economic Times / Posted 9 hours ago
KOLKATA: Sending out a strong message against "factionalism" with in the TMC ahead of the assembly polls in the state, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today warned of stern action against those who are trying to use party platform to serve... Read more
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The Economic Times
Ashok Leyland begins work to set up assembly unit in AfricaCHENNAI: Hinduja Group company Ashok Leyland is scouting for a local partner fo
Ashok Leyland begins work to set up assembly unit in Africa
The Economic Times / Posted 9 hours ago
CHENNAI: Hinduja Group company Ashok Leyland is scouting for a local partner for establishing assembly units in Africa with an estimated investment of Rs 30 crore each, a top official said. The commercial vehicle manufacturer, which holds more than... Read more
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NJ.com
Bill to put armed, retired cops in schools clears N.J. SenateTRENTON — A bill that would allow New Jersey schools to hire more armed, retire
Bill to put armed, retired cops in schools clears N.J. Senate
NJ.com / Posted 9 hours ago
TRENTON — A bill that would allow New Jersey schools to hire more armed, retired police officers as security guards was approved by the state Senate on Thursday. The bill (S86), which establishes "Class Three" special police officers designated to... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Oswestry Hillfort group calls for heritage Bill to cover English sites « Shropshire StarThe Welsh Assembly has passed the Historic Environment (Wales) Bill giving loca
Oswestry Hillfort group calls for heritage Bill to cover English sites « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 9 hours ago
The Welsh Assembly has passed the Historic Environment (Wales) Bill giving local authorities powers to make people carry out repairs if they damage monuments. It will also make it difficult for people to claim they did not know about a monument or... Read more
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New Kerala
Opposition slams Uttar Pradesh budget proposalsLucknow, Feb 12 : The opposition in Uttar Pradesh on Friday slammed the budget
Opposition slams Uttar Pradesh budget proposals
New Kerala / Posted 10 hours ago
Lucknow, Feb 12 : The opposition in Uttar Pradesh on Friday slammed the budget proposals presented by Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav for 2016-17 in the state assembly. Uttar Pradesh Congress Committee president Nirmal Khatri said the budgetary... Read more
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New Kerala
Greek parliament ratifies TV licensing bill amid controversyAthens, Feb 12 : The Greek parliament on Friday approved a controversial bill a
Greek parliament ratifies TV licensing bill amid controversy
New Kerala / Posted 10 hours ago
Athens, Feb 12 : The Greek parliament on Friday approved a controversial bill amendment on TV licensing that has sparked fierce reactions by opposition parties, media owners and employees' associations. The new media legislation passed with 154... Read more
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Vavel
Indiana Hoosiers Come Up With Statement Win Over Iowa Hawkeyes12-02-2016 The Indiana Hoosiers look like they are true contenders after knocki
Indiana Hoosiers Come Up With Statement Win Over Iowa Hawkeyes
Vavel / Posted 10 hours ago
12-02-2016 The Indiana Hoosiers look like they are true contenders after knocking off the Iowa Hawkeyes before a raucous sell out crowd at Assembly Hall in Bloomington. Saturday night was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NRA Faces PAC/PECThe National Roads Authority (NRA) yesterday presented its 2014 activity report
NRA Faces PAC/PEC
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
The National Roads Authority (NRA) yesterday presented its 2014 activity report before the joint session of the Public Accounts Committees and the Public Enterprises Committees (PAC/PEC) of the National Assembly. Presenting the report before the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mbeki to Meet US Officials on Illicit financial Outflows from AfricaFollowing the request by African Union (AU) Assembly of Heads of States and Gov
Mbeki to Meet US Officials on Illicit financial Outflows from Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
Following the request by African Union (AU) Assembly of Heads of States and Governments for the Chair of the High Level Panel on Illicit Financial Flows (IFF) from Africa to continue to lead advocacy efforts both regionally and globally on the issue,... Read more
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dna
Will not tolerate factionalism, says Mamata BanerjeeSending out a strong message against "factionalism" with in the TMC ahead of th
Will not tolerate factionalism, says Mamata Banerjee
dna / Posted 10 hours ago
Sending out a strong message against "factionalism" with in the TMC ahead of the assembly polls in the state, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday warned of stern action against those who are trying to use party platform to serve... Read more
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Ekklesia
Young Methodists share priorities for their churchYoung Methodists from across the country have taken the opportunity to share th
Young Methodists share priorities for their church
Ekklesia / Posted 11 hours ago
Young Methodists from across the country have taken the opportunity to share their priorities and passions for their Church, highlighted for the first time in three new 'manifesto' documents. Following research undertaken at the Methodist Children's... Read more
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dna
West Bengal Elections: Mamata brands proposed CPI(M)-Congress alliance as 'mistake'Mocking opposition CPI(M) and Congress for their efforts to forge an alliance a
West Bengal Elections: Mamata brands proposed CPI(M)-Congress alliance as 'mistake'
dna / Posted 11 hours ago
Mocking opposition CPI(M) and Congress for their efforts to forge an alliance ahead of the Assembly polls in Bengal, TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee on Friday termed the electoral tie-up as a "mistake". "CPI(M) and Congress are committing a mistake by... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Chicago-area auto plants boomed in 2015. Can they keep it up?The two automobile assembly plants in and near Chicago produced record numbers
Chicago-area auto plants boomed in 2015. Can they keep it up?
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 11 hours ago
The two automobile assembly plants in and near Chicago produced record numbers of vehicles in 2015, as consumers shelled out for the models they make amid a historically robust sales year for new cars and trucks in the U.S. Ford Motor's plant on the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The African Union's Intervention in the Ebola Crisis Was a Game ChangerWith editing by Dr Olawale Maiyegun: Director of Social Affair: African Union C
The African Union's Intervention in the Ebola Crisis Was a Game Changer
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
With editing by Dr Olawale Maiyegun: Director of Social Affair: African Union Commission On 31 January, the African Union Commission Chairperson Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma formally announced the end of the Ebola mission in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra... Read more
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The Economic Times
Rs 1,400 crore in UP budget for drought-hit BundelkhandLUCKNOW: Focusing on the water-scarce Bundelkhand region ahead of the assembly
Rs 1,400 crore in UP budget for drought-hit Bundelkhand
The Economic Times / Posted 12 hours ago
LUCKNOW: Focusing on the water-scarce Bundelkhand region ahead of the assembly polls next year, the Uttar Pradesh government today allocated over Rs 1,400 crore for it in its 2016-17 annual budget for various projects. In the budget presented in the... Read more
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Carsurvey.org
1990 Ford Bronco II XLT Comments (r2181127th Feb 2013, 09:52 I just pulled a 4.0 from the local junkyard to rebuild fo
1990 Ford Bronco II XLT Comments (r21811
Carsurvey.org / Posted 12 hours ago
27th Feb 2013, 09:52 I just pulled a 4.0 from the local junkyard to rebuild for a project vehicle I'm working on. It has some of the same valvetrain issues as the 2.9, but with the additional "feature" of fixed rockers so the ticking can't be... Read more
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Acton Commentary
I, Rose: Networks of Exchange and the Love They DeserveIn Leonard Reed’s famous essay, “I, Pencil,” he marvels over the cooperation an
I, Rose: Networks of Exchange and the Love They Deserve
Acton Commentary / Posted 12 hours ago
In Leonard Reed’s famous essay, “I, Pencil,” he marvels over the cooperation and collaboration involved in the assembly of a simple pencil — a complex coordination that is quite miraculously uncoordinated. “Behind every Valentine’s Day rose, there’s... Read more
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