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AllAfrica.com
Minister Nathi Mthethwa Addresses the 40th Anniversary of the Market Theatre, 9 FebArts and Culture Minister Mr Nathi Mthethwa will on Tuesday, 09 February 2016 d
Minister Nathi Mthethwa Addresses the 40th Anniversary of the Market Theatre, 9 Feb
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Arts and Culture Minister Mr Nathi Mthethwa will on Tuesday, 09 February 2016 deliver an address to kick-start the first in a series of milestones marking the 40th anniversary of the Market Theatre. Minister Mthethwa will speak, preceding the opening... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Youths Move for Greater Presence in National AssemblySome Nigerian youths last month formally launched a platform, Young Legislators
Youths Move for Greater Presence in National Assembly
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Some Nigerian youths last month formally launched a platform, Young Legislators Accountability Project (#YLAPNG), to monitor legislative activities and seek more membership into the National Assembly. The legislature is central to the actualization... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Blowing the whistle on graft in Bosnia Alma Sehovic left behind a 19-year-old daughter when she threw herself from t
Blowing the whistle on graft in Bosnia
Adelaide Now / Posted 16 hours ago
Alma Sehovic left behind a 19-year-old daughter when she threw herself from the window of her apartment in the Bosnian city of Tuzla in November 2015. She also left behind a debilitating battle to expose... Read more
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Herald Sun
Blowing the whistle on graft in Bosnia Alma Sehovic left behind a 19-year-old daughter when she threw herself from t
Blowing the whistle on graft in Bosnia
Herald Sun / Posted 16 hours ago
Alma Sehovic left behind a 19-year-old daughter when she threw herself from the window of her apartment in the Bosnian city of Tuzla in November 2015. She also left behind a debilitating battle to expose... Read more
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Weekly Times
Blowing the whistle on graft in Bosnia Alma Sehovic left behind a 19-year-old daughter when she threw herself from t
Blowing the whistle on graft in Bosnia
Weekly Times / Posted 16 hours ago
Alma Sehovic left behind a 19-year-old daughter when she threw herself from the window of her apartment in the Bosnian city of Tuzla in November 2015. She also left behind a debilitating battle to expose... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Blowing the whistle on graft in Bosnia Alma Sehovic left behind a 19-year-old daughter when she threw herself from t
Blowing the whistle on graft in Bosnia
The Courier Mail / Posted 16 hours ago
Alma Sehovic left behind a 19-year-old daughter when she threw herself from the window of her apartment in the Bosnian city of Tuzla in November 2015. She also left behind a debilitating battle to expose... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Institution of Judiciary in Nigeria Is Alive - Gov. EmmanuelStill in the spirit of jubilation and carnivals over Wednesday's Supreme Court
The Institution of Judiciary in Nigeria Is Alive - Gov. Emmanuel
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Still in the spirit of jubilation and carnivals over Wednesday's Supreme Court ruling which upheld Udom Emmanuel as duly elected governor of Akwa-Ibom State, the Governor has applauded the Nigerian Judiciary system for efforts to deepen democracy in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Supreme Court's Verdicts - Victory for Abia, Akwa Ibom People - Ikpeazu, UdomBy Clifford Ndujihe, Henry Umoru, Anayo Okoli, Charles Kumolu, Ugochukwu Alarib
Supreme Court's Verdicts - Victory for Abia, Akwa Ibom People - Ikpeazu, Udom
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
By Clifford Ndujihe, Henry Umoru, Anayo Okoli, Charles Kumolu, Ugochukwu Alaribe and Chioma Onuegbu Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State and his Akwa Ibom State counterpart, Mr. Udom Emmanuel, have described the Supreme Court's Wednesday night... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Akwa Ibom APC Guber Candidate, Umana, Reacts to Supreme Court RulingThe All Progressives Congress governorship candidate in Akwa Ibom state, Umana
Akwa Ibom APC Guber Candidate, Umana, Reacts to Supreme Court Ruling
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The All Progressives Congress governorship candidate in Akwa Ibom state, Umana Umana, has said that the Supreme Court judgment which held that Udom Emmanuel was validly elected as the state governor in the April 11, 2015 election "calls for very... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Activists remember Philippine-American War, vow to fight colonial influence among youngMANILA — In commemoration of the 117th anniversary of the Philippine-American W
Activists remember Philippine-American War, vow to fight colonial influence among young
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
MANILA — In commemoration of the 117th anniversary of the Philippine-American War, members of the League of Filipino Students (LFS) conducted, on Thursday, a history class of sorts on Manila’s streets by protesting the Enhanced Defense Cooperation... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Embassy Offers to Equip National Assembly LibraryThe United States embassy in Nigeria, on Wednesday, offered to equip the librar
U.S. Embassy Offers to Equip National Assembly Library
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The United States embassy in Nigeria, on Wednesday, offered to equip the library of the Nigeria's National Assembly. This was disclosed by the political affairs officer, Robert Kerr, during a discussion with legislative aides at the U.S. Embassy in... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Dealing with the Isis threat in Southeast Asia – Kumar Ramakrishna Published: 3 February 2016 7:15 AM On January 14, 2016, four Indonesian mili
Dealing with the Isis threat in Southeast Asia – Kumar Ramakrishna
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 5 days ago
Published: 3 February 2016 7:15 AM On January 14, 2016, four Indonesian militants mounted a brazen lunchtime assault on a Starbucks cafe and a police post in downtown Jakarta. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ground breaking ZIMPHIA Survey to be Launched in Bulawayo Metropolitan ProvinceUnited States Embassy Harare The Ministry of Health and Child Care (MOHCC) wil
Ground breaking ZIMPHIA Survey to be Launched in Bulawayo Metropolitan Province
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
United States Embassy Harare The Ministry of Health and Child Care (MOHCC) will launch the Bulawayo phase of the ground breaking survey, the Zimbabwe Population-based HIV Impact Assessment (ZIMPHIA), on Friday the 29th of January 2016 at the Holiday... Read more
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The Inyo Register
Jan. 31)314 – Pope Sylvester I succeeds Pope Miltiades. 1504 – France cedes Naples to
Jan. 31)
The Inyo Register / Posted 8 days ago
314 – Pope Sylvester I succeeds Pope Miltiades. 1504 – France cedes Naples to Aragon. 1578 – The Battle of Gembloux takes place. 1606 – Gunpowder Plot: Guy Fawkes is executed for plotting against Parliament and King James. 1747 – The first... Read more
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Calcutta News
UK and US intelligence hacked Israeli drone feeds, alleges report TEL AVIV, Israel A fresh reported leak by former American intelligence contra
UK and US intelligence hacked Israeli drone feeds, alleges report
Calcutta News / Posted 9 days ago
TEL AVIV, Israel A fresh reported leak by former American intelligence contractor Edward Snowden has indicated that American and British intelligence hacked and monitored Israeli... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Military Cooperation - Outgoing U.S. Defence Attaché HonouredThe outgoing Defence Attaché at the United States Embassy in Cameroon has been
U.S. Military Cooperation - Outgoing U.S. Defence Attaché Honoured
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
The outgoing Defence Attaché at the United States Embassy in Cameroon has been honoured with the State distinction of Knight of Order of Valour. Commander John Peter Scudi of the US Navy was decorated yesterday January 26, 2016 in Yaounde by the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
YES Young Readers Visit U.S. Embassy Information Resource CenterThe U.S. Embassy Information Resource Center hosted 11 students and 3 teachers
YES Young Readers Visit U.S. Embassy Information Resource Center
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
The U.S. Embassy Information Resource Center hosted 11 students and 3 teachers from two reading centers alongside staff members of Youth Exploring Solutions (YES) Reading Enrichment Program, a flagship initiative geared towards developing a new breed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Yes Young Readers Visit U.S.Resource CenterThe U.S. Embassy Information Resource Center hosted 11 students
Yes Young Readers Visit U.S.
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Resource CenterThe U.S. Embassy Information Resource Center hosted 11 students and 3 teachers from two reading centers alongside staff members of Youth Exploring Solutions (YES) Reading Enrichment Program, a flagship initiative geared towards... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
What You Should Know About the Al-Shabaab Attack On KDF in SomaliaChief of the Defence Forces General Samson Mwathethe on Thursday gave the most
What You Should Know About the Al-Shabaab Attack On KDF in Somalia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Chief of the Defence Forces General Samson Mwathethe on Thursday gave the most detailed account yet of what happened at El-Adde in Somalia a week ago when Al- Shabaab carried out its biggest hit on the Kenya Defence Forces. The military does not... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
USAID Offers U.S.$5 Million Food AidThe United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has announced an
USAID Offers U.S.$5 Million Food Aid
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has announced an additional $5 million contribution to the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) for humanitarian assistance as development partners respond to the El Nino-induced... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Steel gemSan Sebastian Basilica, a Philippine National Cultural Treasure, needs saving
Steel gem
Manila Bulletin / Posted 15 days ago
San Sebastian Basilica, a Philippine National Cultural Treasure, needs saving A unique architectural marvel located in the heart of Quiapo, San Sebastian Basilica has remained the Philippines’ only all-metal building since its inauguration in 1891.... Read more
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The Hindu
Kerry: U.S.-Saudi friendship stronger than everSays Riyadh "is committed to work with us in the efforts to try to stabilise Sy
Kerry: U.S.-Saudi friendship stronger than ever
The Hindu / Posted 15 days ago
Says Riyadh "is committed to work with us in the efforts to try to stabilise Syria and calm down this hyped-up, exploited division between Sunni and Shia." Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday said that the United States friendship with Saudi... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Provides Additional U.S.$5 Million in Humanitarian Assistance to ZimbabwePublic Affairs Section United States Embassy Harare In response to worsening d
U.S. Provides Additional U.S.$5 Million in Humanitarian Assistance to Zimbabwe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
Public Affairs Section United States Embassy Harare In response to worsening drought conditions and increased food insecurity, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has announced an additional $5 million contribution to the... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
Do You Worry About Traveling Solo?More than a week ago, ABC Executive Producer Anne Swaney traveled to Belize for
Do You Worry About Traveling Solo?
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 19 days ago
More than a week ago, ABC Executive Producer Anne Swaney traveled to Belize for a seven-day vacation to the Nabatunich Resort. Sadly, Swaney was murdered last Thursday morning after she went to do yoga. According to ABC 7 Chicago News, a tour guide... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Manila targeting homeless 24/7A MAN talks to his wife beside their “home”—a wooden cart filled with recyclabl
Manila targeting homeless 24/7
Inquirier.net / Posted 20 days ago
A MAN talks to his wife beside their “home”—a wooden cart filled with recyclable materials—in Manila where the city government has set a target of clearing the streets of homeless people by the end of the month. AFP Clearing the city’s streets is... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
A thankless task - Blowing the whistle on graft in BosniaTUZLA, Bosnia: Alma Sehovic left behind a 19-year-old daughter when she threw h
A thankless task - Blowing the whistle on graft in Bosnia
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 days ago
TUZLA, Bosnia: Alma Sehovic left behind a 19-year-old daughter when she threw herself from the window of her apartment in the Bosnian city of Tuzla in November last year. She left behind, too, a debilitating battle to expose alleged corrupt practices... Read more
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Daily Record
Attack at second hotel leaves militant dead after 60 hostages are rescuedA fourth Al Qaeda fighter has been killed after a second hotel in Burkina Faso
Attack at second hotel leaves militant dead after 60 hostages are rescued
Daily Record / Posted 23 days ago
A fourth Al Qaeda fighter has been killed after a second hotel in Burkina Faso was stormed today. The fourth attacker was killed in the Hotel Yibi, not far from the Splendid Hotel where at least 20 people were left dead last night. Security forces... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Attack at second hotel leaves militant dead after 60 hostages are rescuedA fourth Al Qaeda fighter has been killed after a second hotel in Burkina Faso
Attack at second hotel leaves militant dead after 60 hostages are rescued
Daily Mirror / Posted 23 days ago
A fourth Al Qaeda fighter has been killed after a second hotel in Burkina Faso was stormed today. The fourth attacker was killed in the Hotel Yibi, not far from the Splendid Hotel where at least 20 people were left dead last night. Security forces... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Special forces rescue 60 hostages after suspected Islamic extremists storm hotelSpecial forces have rescued 60 hostages after at least 20 people were killed wh
Special forces rescue 60 hostages after suspected Islamic extremists storm hotel
Daily Mirror / Posted 23 days ago
Special forces have rescued 60 hostages after at least 20 people were killed when terrorists stormed an African hotel. The Splendid Hotel in Burkina Faso's capital was stormed by suspected Islamist militants last night. Security forces went into... Read more
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Daily Record
Special forces rescue 60 hostages after suspected Islamic extremists storm hotelSpecial forces have rescued 60 hostages after at least 20 people were killed wh
Special forces rescue 60 hostages after suspected Islamic extremists storm hotel
Daily Record / Posted 23 days ago
Special forces have rescued 60 hostages after at least 20 people were killed when terrorists stormed an African hotel. The Splendid Hotel in Burkina Faso's capital was stormed by suspected Islamist militants last night. Security forces went into... Read more
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Daily Record
Burkina Faso attack latest: '20 dead and 15 injured'At least 15 are thought to have been injured, according to the director of the
Burkina Faso attack latest: '20 dead and 15 injured'
Daily Record / Posted 23 days ago
At least 15 are thought to have been injured, according to the director of the university hospital, who spoke to patients wounded in the attack. "We have received around 15 wounded people. There are people with bullet wounds and people who are... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Burkina Faso attack latest: '20 dead and 15 injured'At least 15 are thought to have been injured, according to the director of the
Burkina Faso attack latest: '20 dead and 15 injured'
Daily Mirror / Posted 23 days ago
At least 15 are thought to have been injured, according to the director of the university hospital, who spoke to patients wounded in the attack. "We have received around 15 wounded people. There are people with bullet wounds and people who are... Read more
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Daily Record
Car bombs and gunfire at Burkina Faso hotel 'used by UN and Westerners'Car bombs have exploded and gunfire has been heard during a suspected ISIS atta
Car bombs and gunfire at Burkina Faso hotel 'used by UN and Westerners'
Daily Record / Posted 23 days ago
Car bombs have exploded and gunfire has been heard during a suspected ISIS attack on a hotel in Burkina Faso. Masked gunmen stormed the Splendid Hotel in the capital Ouagadougou at around 7.30pm tonight following a series of explosions. The hotel... Read more
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Daily Mirror
First terrifying footage from the suspected ISIS attack in Burkina FasoThis is the first footage from a suspected Islamist assault on a hotel in Burki
First terrifying footage from the suspected ISIS attack in Burkina Faso
Daily Mirror / Posted 23 days ago
This is the first footage from a suspected Islamist assault on a hotel in Burkina Faso tonight. Explosion and gunfire can be heard in terrifying scenes at the Splendid Hotel in the capital Ouagadougou. Witnesses said around six masked gunmen... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Car bombs and gunfire at Burkina Faso hotel 'used by UN and Westerners'Car bombs have exploded and gunfire has been heard during a suspected ISIS atta
Car bombs and gunfire at Burkina Faso hotel 'used by UN and Westerners'
Daily Mirror / Posted 23 days ago
Car bombs have exploded and gunfire has been heard during a suspected ISIS attack on a hotel in Burkina Faso. Masked gunmen stormed the Splendid Hotel in the capital Ouagadougou at around 7.30pm tonight following a series of explosions. The hotel... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Explosions, gunfire near Jakarta shopping mallFive separate bombs and one suicide attack, with five attackers reportedly kill
Explosions, gunfire near Jakarta shopping mall
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 25 days ago
Five separate bombs and one suicide attack, with five attackers reportedly killed. Jakarta: Jakarta is on highest possible alert for terrorism, after multiple explosions hit the city's central business district on Thursday, including two possible... Read more
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Daily Mail
Venezuela's first lady says her nephews were kidnapped by U.S.Venezuela's powerful first lady accuses U.S. DEA of KIDNAP after her two nephew
Venezuela's first lady says her nephews were kidnapped by U.S.
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
Venezuela's powerful first lady accuses U.S. DEA of KIDNAP after her two nephews were arrested for cocaine trafficking Efrain Campo and Francisco Flores have pleaded not guilty to conspiring to import 800kg of cocaine into the US They were arrested... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Militant group from Mindanao assails SC’s ruling on EDCA DAVAO CITY — The recent ruling rendered by the Supreme Court declaring the En
Militant group from Mindanao assails SC’s ruling on EDCA
Manila Bulletin / Posted 26 days ago
DAVAO CITY — The recent ruling rendered by the Supreme Court declaring the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (EDCA) between the Philippines and the United States (US) as constitutional... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Venezuela's first lady says her nephews were kidnapped by USCARACAS: Venezuelan first lady Cilia Flores on Tuesday said two of her nephews
Venezuela's first lady says her nephews were kidnapped by US
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 26 days ago
CARACAS: Venezuelan first lady Cilia Flores on Tuesday said two of her nephews who have been indicted on drug trafficking charges were kidnapped by U.S. authorities, her first comments on the case since their arrests sparked a scandal last... Read more
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Inquirier.net
US submarine docks in Subic Bay for ‘multitude of missions’MANILA, Philippines — A US submarine docked in the Subic Bay on Tuesday, gearin
US submarine docks in Subic Bay for ‘multitude of missions’
Inquirier.net / Posted 27 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — A US submarine docked in the Subic Bay on Tuesday, gearing for its “multitude of missions” in the Indo-Pacific. In a statement, the United States embassy in Manila announced that the Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine USS... Read more
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Inquirier.net
US hails defense agreement rulingThe United States on Tuesday hailed the Supreme Court decision ruling that the
US hails defense agreement ruling
Inquirier.net / Posted 27 days ago
The United States on Tuesday hailed the Supreme Court decision ruling that the defense agreement signed by the US and the Philippines as constitutional, expressing its desire for the agreement’s immediate implementation. “The US welcomes the Supreme... Read more
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Inquirier.net
US Embassy in Manila welcomes ruling on EDCA constitutionalityThe United States Embassy in Manila welcomed the constitutionality of the Enhan
US Embassy in Manila welcomes ruling on EDCA constitutionality
Inquirier.net / Posted 27 days ago
The United States Embassy in Manila welcomed the constitutionality of the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement, which was upheld by the Supreme Court on Tuesday. “The US welcomes the Supreme Court’s decision to uphold the EDCA, which will further... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Saudi executions go globalPolitical and sectarian tensions in the Middle East have been pushed to new hei
Saudi executions go global
Mail & Guardian / Posted 27 days ago
Political and sectarian tensions in the Middle East have been pushed to new heights by Saudi Arabia’s execution of 47 people, including a senior Shia cleric, Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr, in the early hours of the new year for terrorism. The killing of Nimr... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
Year ends/starts with 2 MurdersJanuary 10, 2016 U.S. embassy joins probe The United States embassy is joining
Year ends/starts with 2 Murders
Negros Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
January 10, 2016 U.S. embassy joins probe The United States embassy is joining the investigation into the murder of a young military veteran and war photographer who was mauled and killed in a restobar on the day after Christmas in what was described... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Liberia Vulnerable to Climate Change - Says Dr. SlawonMonrovia — Climate change remains an environmental cancer which has been covert
Liberia Vulnerable to Climate Change - Says Dr. Slawon
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
Monrovia — Climate change remains an environmental cancer which has been covertly eating up the green of every nation including Liberia and the World at large. It poses a visible threat to the existence of the planet as well as humanity as a whole.... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Sturge wants US to probe GarciaOpposition Senator Wayne Sturge has written to the United States Embassy reques
Sturge wants US to probe Garcia
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 30 days ago
Opposition Senator Wayne Sturge has written to the United States Embassy requesting that the US investigate whether the American financial system was used by a T&T national in alleged “acts of fraud and the illegal payments of bribes and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dahabshiil, U.S. Embassy to Help Identify Uganda Youth TalentNairobi — International money transfer company Dahabshiil and the United States
Dahabshiil, U.S. Embassy to Help Identify Uganda Youth Talent
AllAfrica.com / Posted a month ago
Nairobi — International money transfer company Dahabshiil and the United States Embassy in Kampala have partnered to help identify youth talent and create innovation in Uganda as a means of reducing unemployment. The partnership will see a youth... Read more

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