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The Globe and Mail
A Chinese dynasty with a 21st-century outlookto 65 countries representing 40 per cent of the global GDP, according to an ana
A Chinese dynasty with a 21st-century outlook
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
to 65 countries representing 40 per cent of the global GDP, according to an analysis completed by London-based Eurizon SLJ Capital. Those countries could see new development and improved living standards, while China sees a chance to speed... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Jobs and services 'hived off on the cheap' as Labour council signals privatisation moveleaders said it represented a growing creep towards all IT services being priva
Jobs and services 'hived off on the cheap' as Labour council signals privatisation move
EveningTimes Online / Posted 2 days ago
leaders said it represented a growing creep towards all IT services being privatised. Brian Smith, branch secretary of Unison City of Glasgow, said: “Where Glasgow and Edinburgh lead on these things others are certain to follow, especially... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Bagels draw strangers togethergiant fire-fired bagel oven to life. It's 2.4m deep and built by stonemasons Br
Bagels draw strangers together
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
giant fire-fired bagel oven to life. It's 2.4m deep and built by stonemasons Brown brought over from Montreal, the Canadian capital of bagels. Brown sent Munro to Montreal for six weeks to learn the art of bagel making - starting with the... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Jobs and services "hived off on the cheap" as Labour council signals privatisation moveleaders said it represented a growing creep towards all IT services being priva
Jobs and services "hived off on the cheap" as Labour council signals privatisation move
EveningTimes Online / Posted 3 days ago
leaders said it represented a growing creep towards all IT services being privatised. Brian Smith, branch secretary of Unison City of Glasgow, said: “Where Glasgow and Edinburgh lead on these things others are certain to follow, especially... Read more
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heraldscotland
Jobs and services "hived off on the cheap" as Labour council signals privatisation moveleaders said it represented a growing creep towards all IT services being priva
Jobs and services "hived off on the cheap" as Labour council signals privatisation move
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
leaders said it represented a growing creep towards all IT services being privatised. Brian Smith, branch secretary of Unison City of Glasgow, said: “Where Glasgow and Edinburgh lead on these things others are certain to follow, especially... Read more
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News.com.au
What happens when a big city princess lands in a remote Alaskan townshort: my dad. My parents had what I called a “Green Acres” marriage. My mother
What happens when a big city princess lands in a remote Alaskan town
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
short: my dad. My parents had what I called a “Green Acres” marriage. My mother was a city girl raised in a Latin American capital and my father was a world explorer with an Indiana Jones complex. It’s probably not surprising to hear they’re now... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Market Psychosis, Global Economy, Financial Cycle « Economics « Opinion « TR EMERITUSare trapped – just like Japan – perhaps on a bigger scale. Professor Chris Bald
Market Psychosis, Global Economy, Financial Cycle « Economics « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 5 days ago
are trapped – just like Japan – perhaps on a bigger scale. Professor Chris Balding warns of insolvency risks. [ LINK ]. Capital Economics warned of lost Chinese growth momentum ahead, amid mounting domestic debt mountain weighing against the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Sindhu and Gopichand receive grand welcome at Hyderabadof students, parents and sports fans, who had been waiting since morning, raise
Sindhu and Gopichand receive grand welcome at Hyderabad
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
of students, parents and sports fans, who had been waiting since morning, raised slogans and chanted Sindhu's name in unison. On Saturday, Telangana chief minister Chandrasekhara Rao announced a cash reward of Rs 5 crore for Olympic silver... Read more
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Business Standard India
Olympic silver medalist P V Sindhu, Gopichand receive grand welcome in HyderabadThousands of students, parents and sports fans, who were waiting since morning,
Olympic silver medalist P V Sindhu, Gopichand receive grand welcome in Hyderabad
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
Thousands of students, parents and sports fans, who were waiting since morning, raised slogans and chanted Sindhu's name in unison. On Saturday, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhara Rao announced a cash reward of Rs 5 crore for Olympic silver... Read more
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Daily Record
This PFI prison is set to cost Scottish taxpayers nearly a BILLIONtaxpayers paying way over the score for years to come.” Read More Dave Watson
This PFI prison is set to cost Scottish taxpayers nearly a BILLION
Daily Record / Posted 7 days ago
taxpayers paying way over the score for years to come.” Read More Dave Watson, head of policy and public affairs at Unison Scotland, said: “The extortionate cost of the Addiewell prison project reinforces the call for a full inquiry into all... Read more
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Christian Today
Sold as a sex slave and forced to convert to Islam: One Christian woman's extraordinary escape from Islamic Stateof June 2, 2015, gunmen blocked a highway on Libya's northern coast and stopped
Sold as a sex slave and forced to convert to Islam: One Christian woman's extraordinary escape from Islamic State
Christian Today / Posted 8 days ago
of June 2, 2015, gunmen blocked a highway on Libya's northern coast and stopped a white truck speeding toward Tripoli, the capital. The men trained their assault rifles on the driver. Three climbed aboard to search the cargo. Ruta Fisehaye, a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Enslaved in Libya: How I escaped Islamic Statewho claimed to be Muslims to recite the Shahada, a pledge to worship only Allah
Enslaved in Libya: How I escaped Islamic State
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
who claimed to be Muslims to recite the Shahada, a pledge to worship only Allah. All of the Egyptians shouted the words in unison. “There is no god but God. Muhammad is the messenger of God.” “Allahu Akbar,” the gunmen called back. Fisehaye... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Magpies to emulate Canes brotherhoodat Super level. Earlier this year, Renton started his comeback with five games
Magpies to emulate Canes brotherhood
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
at Super level. Earlier this year, Renton started his comeback with five games for the Old Boys University club in the capital. "It was a good club to play for. Good guys and good coaches," Renton recalled. A son of former Magpies loosie Paul... Read more
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The Atlantic
Turkey's Purge Keeps Spreadinga town in eastern Turkey, when she got a call from her son, a student at a mili
Turkey's Purge Keeps Spreading
The Atlantic / Posted 9 days ago
a town in eastern Turkey, when she got a call from her son, a student at a military academy in Ankara, the nation’s capital. Turkey was under attack, and he was being deployed with his classmates. His unit had been given rifles but no... Read more
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asianage
Passing out parade for over 300 Kashmirisby the Army said that the Jammu and Kashmir Light Infantry Regimental Centre at
Passing out parade for over 300 Kashmiris
asianage / Posted 10 days ago
by the Army said that the Jammu and Kashmir Light Infantry Regimental Centre at Rangreth on the outskirts of the summer capital showcased its latest batch of 308 passing out recruits from the State. Their passing out parade was reviewed by Jammu... Read more
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Times of Malta
Enslaved in Libya: One woman's extraordinary escape from Islamic Statewho claimed to be Muslims to recite the Shahada, a pledge to worship only Allah
Enslaved in Libya: One woman's extraordinary escape from Islamic State
Times of Malta / Posted 10 days ago
who claimed to be Muslims to recite the Shahada, a pledge to worship only Allah. All of the Egyptians shouted the words in unison. "There is no god but God. Muhammad is the messenger of God." "Allahu Akbar," the gunmen called back. Fisehaye... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Enslaved and raped in Libya: How this woman escaped from IS captivityof June 2, 2015, gunmen blocked a highway on Libya’s northern coast and stopped
Enslaved and raped in Libya: How this woman escaped from IS captivity
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 10 days ago
of June 2, 2015, gunmen blocked a highway on Libya’s northern coast and stopped a white truck speeding toward Tripoli, the capital. The men trained their assault rifles on the driver. Three climbed aboard to search the cargo. Ruta Fisehaye, a... Read more
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Swissinfo
Special Report - Enslaved in Libya: One woman's extraordinary escape from Islamic Stateof June 2, 2015, gunmen blocked a highway on Libya's northern coast and stopped
Special Report - Enslaved in Libya: One woman's extraordinary escape from Islamic State
Swissinfo / Posted 10 days ago
of June 2, 2015, gunmen blocked a highway on Libya's northern coast and stopped a white truck speeding toward Tripoli, the capital. The men trained their assault rifles on the driver. Three climbed aboard to search the cargo. Ruta Fisehaye, a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Special Report - Enslaved in Libya: One woman's extraordinary escape from Islamic Stateof June 2, 2015, gunmen blocked a highway on Libya's northern coast and stopped
Special Report - Enslaved in Libya: One woman's extraordinary escape from Islamic State
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
of June 2, 2015, gunmen blocked a highway on Libya's northern coast and stopped a white truck speeding toward Tripoli, the capital. The men trained their assault rifles on the driver. Three climbed aboard to search the cargo. Ruta Fisehaye, a... Read more
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asianage
308 youth join Indian Army in Kashmir even as protests continueby the army said that the Jammu and Kashmir Light Infantry Regimental Centre at
308 youth join Indian Army in Kashmir even as protests continue
asianage / Posted 10 days ago
by the army said that the Jammu and Kashmir Light Infantry Regimental Centre at Rangreth on the outskirts of the summer capital showcased its latest batch of 308 graduating recruits from the state. Under the army’s recruit course serial number... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Jamie Bryson's evidence in full to Stormont finance committee for Nama hearingdepending on due diligence. When PIMCO withdrew from the bidding process, only
Jamie Bryson's evidence in full to Stormont finance committee for Nama hearing
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
depending on due diligence. When PIMCO withdrew from the bidding process, only two bidders remained: Cerberus and Fortress Capital. Lazard, who were the advisers to NAMA, believed that there was sufficient tension between the bidders for a... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
At First-Ever Fight for $15 Convention, Workers Adopt ‘Richmond Resolution,’ Vow to Champion $15, Union Rights Through 2016 Election Season and Beyondday thereafter to build an economy that works for everyone. The workers held t
At First-Ever Fight for $15 Convention, Workers Adopt ‘Richmond Resolution,’ Vow to Champion $15, Union Rights Through 2016 Election Season and Beyond
CommonDreams.org / Posted 13 days ago
day thereafter to build an economy that works for everyone. The workers held their convention in Richmond – the former capital of the old Confederacy – to highlight the enduring effects of racist policies that are holding back low-paid working... Read more
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NFL.com
Rams return to Los Angeles with electric victoryhas ever won more than eight games in its first season in a new location. Skept
Rams return to Los Angeles with electric victory
NFL.com / Posted 14 days ago
has ever won more than eight games in its first season in a new location. Skeptics of the Rams' move to the Entertainment Capital of the World say there's too much to do in the city for a perennial 7-9 team to attract enough attention. However,... Read more
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The Irish Times
New to the music biz? There’s a $250m investment fund looking for youIt’s likely that you’ve not come across the Unison Fund yet. It’s also likely t
New to the music biz? There’s a $250m investment fund looking for you
The Irish Times / Posted 14 days ago
It’s likely that you’ve not come across the Unison Fund yet. It’s also likely that you’re wondering what a story about a new US investment fund is doing in the Culture section. For music fans, the newly launched financial vehicle is something worth... Read more
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The Daily Reckoning
Low Interest Rates Not Good for Banks, But They’re Not Good for AnyoneAll-time highs in the US again overnight! Only this time, the major exchanges
Low Interest Rates Not Good for Banks, But They’re Not Good for Anyone
The Daily Reckoning / Posted 16 days ago
All-time highs in the US again overnight! Only this time, the major exchanges acted in unison. The Dow, the S&P 500 and the NASDAQ hit all-time highs together for the first time since 1999. Nothing major happened to send the exchanges higher.... Read more
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The Indian Express
Delhi steps up to Srinagar: Talks with moderates, all-party meet on Aug 12of mind and heart”. “We should appeal for peace and tranquility from here for
Delhi steps up to Srinagar: Talks with moderates, all-party meet on Aug 12
The Indian Express / Posted 18 days ago
of mind and heart”. “We should appeal for peace and tranquility from here for a better future of Kashmir. This kind of unison voice should go from Parliament. That apart, an all-party delegation should go there,” he said. He criticised the... Read more
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dna
Congress questions PM's remarks on insaniyat, jamhooriyatfor the last 33 days. "We should appeal for peace and tranquility from here fo
Congress questions PM's remarks on insaniyat, jamhooriyat
dna / Posted 18 days ago
for the last 33 days. "We should appeal for peace and tranquility from here for better future of Kashmir. This kind of unison voice should go from Parliament. That apart, an all-party delegation should go there," the Congress leader said,... Read more
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The Economic Times
Congress questions PM's remarks on insaniyat, jamhooriyatfor the last 33 days. "We should appeal for peace and tranquility from here fo
Congress questions PM's remarks on insaniyat, jamhooriyat
The Economic Times / Posted 18 days ago
for the last 33 days. "We should appeal for peace and tranquility from here for better future of Kashmir. This kind of unison voice should go from Parliament. That apart, an all-party delegation should go there," the Congress leader said,... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Almost £2m to be axed from Merseyside's drug and alcohol addiction services£2m will be axed from Merseyside’s addiction treatment services - despite Liver
Almost £2m to be axed from Merseyside's drug and alcohol addiction services
Liverpool Echo / Posted 20 days ago
£2m will be axed from Merseyside’s addiction treatment services - despite Liverpool being named England’s drug abuse capital. Liverpool clinical commissioning group (CCG), which has an £855m annual budget for healthcare in the city,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Four myths busted: Why we need a banking royal commissioncommunity anger, it was merely a continuation of the cartel-like behaviour that
Four myths busted: Why we need a banking royal commission
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 20 days ago
community anger, it was merely a continuation of the cartel-like behaviour that has seen the big banks once again acting in unison, just as they have for the past 20 years. Here are a couple of myths the banks love to perpetuate that need... Read more
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Daily Mail
Landslide caused by Earl leaves 6 dead, including child, in Mexicorain from Tropical Storm Earl on Friday In Coscomatepec, about 62 miles (100 k
Landslide caused by Earl leaves 6 dead, including child, in Mexico
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
rain from Tropical Storm Earl on Friday In Coscomatepec, about 62 miles (100 kilometers) south of the Veracruz state capital, Xalapa, a married couple and their 1-year-old son were buried by the mudslide. The trajectory of Earl: The storm... Read more
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Daily Mail
Lindsay Lohan: 'No woman can be hit like this and stay with her man'killed me.' The police were called and forced their way into the property, but
Lindsay Lohan: 'No woman can be hit like this and stay with her man'
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
killed me.' The police were called and forced their way into the property, but no one was charged. Lindsay left the capital and has not seen Egor since. We meet in a hotel in Porto Cervo, Sardinia. With her long, red hair and scattering of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Rihanna shines in glittery sunglasses and hoops after Warsaw gigfans lined the streets of Paris to get their hands on Rihanna merchandise after
Rihanna shines in glittery sunglasses and hoops after Warsaw gig
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
fans lined the streets of Paris to get their hands on Rihanna merchandise after the star opened a pop-up shop in the French capital. Jet-setter! Rihanna is currently performing the European leg of her ANTI World Tour, stopping in Paris this week to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Two Belgian police officers are attackedthe knife, attacked the two officers outside the police station in the Belgian
Two Belgian police officers are attacked
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
the knife, attacked the two officers outside the police station in the Belgian city of Charleroi - 38 miles south of the capital Brussels. They were injured during the attack and the female officer suffered significant 'wounds to the face',... Read more
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Daily Mail
Air Algeria flight to Marseilles vanishesMarseilles declared an emergency in mid-air shortly after take-off. Air Algeri
Air Algeria flight to Marseilles vanishes
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
Marseilles declared an emergency in mid-air shortly after take-off. Air Algerie flight AH1020 travelling from the Algerian capital of Algiers to Marseille declared an emergency before disappearing from radars following the plane’s path, according... Read more
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Daily Mail
Tense France: famed flea market canceled on security concernfor almost three weeks Armed French police officers keep a watchful eye on the
Tense France: famed flea market canceled on security concern
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
for almost three weeks Armed French police officers keep a watchful eye on the Paris Plage temporary beach area in the capital as the country remains on high alert An Algerian man was deported on Thursday, Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve... Read more
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NZCity
Snow and blizzards thrash NZIsland is hardest hit by a "major snow event" with two major highways closed an
Snow and blizzards thrash NZ
NZCity / Posted 22 days ago
Island is hardest hit by a "major snow event" with two major highways closed and a Transpower fault knocking out much of Unison's Hawke's Bay electricity network at one point. Hawke's Bay Civil Defence says the region is coping with the bleak... Read more
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Daily Mail
13 dead after fire ravages French bar during birthday celebrationsRouen Police Hall for more information At least 13 people have died after a fi
13 dead after fire ravages French bar during birthday celebrations
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
Rouen Police Hall for more information At least 13 people have died after a fire ravaged and destroyed a bar in Rouen, the capital of the French region of Normandy, a local newspaper reports. Most of the victims were reportedly young people... Read more
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Daily Mail
Breathtaking dashcam footage captures incredible lightning stormacross the sky and making contact with the ground. The storm brought wind and
Breathtaking dashcam footage captures incredible lightning storm
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
across the sky and making contact with the ground. The storm brought wind and rain to the Canadian province and its capital city Winnipeg. RELATED ARTICLES Incredible timelapse video shows storm clouds rolling into...Look at that lightning... Read more
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Daily Mail
Selena Gomez steps out in Melbourne in sassy shades & chic beaniePizza and Pasta Bar for lunch, the beauty slipped on a pair of sassy shades and
Selena Gomez steps out in Melbourne in sassy shades & chic beanie
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
Pizza and Pasta Bar for lunch, the beauty slipped on a pair of sassy shades and enjoyed a spot of shopping in the fashion capital of Australia. The former Disney star, who touched down in Australia on Friday morning, will kick off her tour in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Chinese athletes caught up in gunfight as they arrive for Rio 2016for cover The firefight erupted across two highways in the north of the city a
Chinese athletes caught up in gunfight as they arrive for Rio 2016
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
for cover The firefight erupted across two highways in the north of the city as the coach was travelling through the capital, catching the Chinese delegation in the middle Coaches and players aboard the bus were brave enough to post images... Read more
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The Telegraph
Pottermania weaves magic in cityin Bhubaneswar with the launch of the Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. Ever
Pottermania weaves magic in city
The Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
in Bhubaneswar with the launch of the Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. Ever since the release, bookstores in the state capital have been welcoming Potter lovers. Potterheads from various schools and colleges have been queuing up at the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Turkey Targets Gulen Schools in Africaaround the school grounds apparently without a care in the world. A few of them
Turkey Targets Gulen Schools in Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
around the school grounds apparently without a care in the world. A few of them are standing together and reciting in unison "I for ice cream, J for job." The atmosphere is bright and cheerful and the school has a clear vision of its future... Read more
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New Kerala
Rajnath's jibe at Pakistan: 'Yeh padosi hai ki maanta nahin' (Afternoon Lead) - newkerala.com #100719accompanying the minister were not allowed inside the venue to cover the event
Rajnath's jibe at Pakistan: 'Yeh padosi hai ki maanta nahin' (Afternoon Lead) - newkerala.com #100719
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
accompanying the minister were not allowed inside the venue to cover the event at luxurious Serena Hotel in the Pakistan capital. Rajnath Singh said "it is difficult" to say if his speech was deliberately censored from being covered live. "I am... Read more
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The Hindu
Highs and lows of opening ceremoniesSeoul Games got off to a sticky start for a flock of doves released into the ni
Highs and lows of opening ceremonies
The Hindu / Posted 24 days ago
Seoul Games got off to a sticky start for a flock of doves released into the night sky in the South Korean capital. The birds were still enjoying their view of proceedings high above the stadium, some fatally taking a breather,... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
How Massachusetts's New Pay Law Will Help Close The Gender Wage Gap (And How It Won't)it’s hard to legislate prejudice," says Karim Fadel, founder and principal of t
How Massachusetts's New Pay Law Will Help Close The Gender Wage Gap (And How It Won't)
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 24 days ago
it’s hard to legislate prejudice," says Karim Fadel, founder and principal of the Boston-based real estate investment firm Unison Realty Partners, and the new law reflects that difficulty even while, in Fadel’s view, it does an admirable job of... Read more
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DW
Turkey targets Gulen schools in Africa |around the school grounds apparently without a care in the world. A few of them
Turkey targets Gulen schools in Africa |
DW / Posted 24 days ago
around the school grounds apparently without a care in the world. A few of them are standing together and reciting in unison "I for ice cream, J for job." The atmosphere is bright and cheerful and the school has a clear vision of its future... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
The Olympics – Five of the Best and Five of the Worst Opening Moments in Olympics HistorySeoul Games got off to a sticky start for a flock of doves released into the ni
The Olympics – Five of the Best and Five of the Worst Opening Moments in Olympics History
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 24 days ago
Seoul Games got off to a sticky start for a flock of doves released into the night sky in the South Korean capital. The birds were still enjoying their view of proceedings high above the stadium, some fatally taking a breather,... Read more
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Canberra Times
ACT inquiry pushes for national database on youth self-harm and suicidebeen aspirational words used for some time to describe how our mental health pr
ACT inquiry pushes for national database on youth self-harm and suicide
Canberra Times / Posted 26 days ago
been aspirational words used for some time to describe how our mental health programs and services should be working in unison, as distinct from the haphazard and disjointed system it has instead evolved into – despite the best of intentions... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Dear Huntington, the time for recreation is nowMerging counties is about local leadership — not about investing millions of do
Dear Huntington, the time for recreation is now
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 30 days ago
Merging counties is about local leadership — not about investing millions of dollars. The region may be short on financial capital, but it is not short of social capital. The third opportunity relates to capturing land for industrial development.... Read more
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