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The Hindu
Amitav Ghosh on climate changeneo-liberal economic policies and consumerism. It is important that socialism a
Amitav Ghosh on climate change
The Hindu / Posted 18 minutes ago
neo-liberal economic policies and consumerism. It is important that socialism as practiced by countries such as the Soviet Union was not any different. Ill-conceived projects such as the plan to use the waters of the Ural Sea to create irrigation... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Wake up, Bengaluru: Few vigilantes cannot save a metro from solid waste crisiswants to go pick bones with a contractor, because they are powerful and have po
Wake up, Bengaluru: Few vigilantes cannot save a metro from solid waste crisis
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 48 minutes ago
wants to go pick bones with a contractor, because they are powerful and have political links. I think it’s also a sort of urban casteism, where you want someone to come and clean up your place but you don’t care if they’re being paid, you don’t... Read more
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New Kerala
Gurugram cops deployed at 14 circuital points to avoid traffic chaos - newkerala.com #97854National Highway and the Delhi-Gurgaon Expressway, witnessing massive traffic j
Gurugram cops deployed at 14 circuital points to avoid traffic chaos - newkerala.com #97854
New Kerala / Posted 2 hours ago
National Highway and the Delhi-Gurgaon Expressway, witnessing massive traffic jams, leaving commuters stranded for hours, Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari on Friday directed National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) chairman Raghav Chandra... Read more
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Brandon Sun
As I See Itto history. A fly on the wall listening in on how Great Britain may come to ter
As I See It
Brandon Sun / Posted 3 hours ago
to history. A fly on the wall listening in on how Great Britain may come to terms with the choice to exit the European Union, while others within the EU are left wondering what is next for a region experiencing a great deal of political... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Breaking the evangelical moldtruth of conservative Christianity was like a new drug he was happily hooked on
Breaking the evangelical mold
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
truth of conservative Christianity was like a new drug he was happily hooked on. Lately, though, the unlikely union has been hitting some bumps. AN EVANGELICAL BEACON As Lecrae's stature as a musician and cultural leader has risen,... Read more
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asianage
Gurgaon rains: Plans made to avoid jams due to flooding, says policeChowk, which was inundated on Friday, is under restoration. With Gurgaon facin
Gurgaon rains: Plans made to avoid jams due to flooding, says police
asianage / Posted 4 hours ago
Chowk, which was inundated on Friday, is under restoration. With Gurgaon facing massive traffic jams due to waterlogging, Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Friday had asked Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar to take urgent... Read more
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asianage
Gurgaon rains Plans made to avoid jams due to flooding, says policeChowk, which was inundated on Friday, is under restoration. With Gurgaon facin
Gurgaon rains Plans made to avoid jams due to flooding, says police
asianage / Posted 4 hours ago
Chowk, which was inundated on Friday, is under restoration. With Gurgaon facing massive traffic jams due to waterlogging, Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Friday had asked Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar to take urgent... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
He finds forgotten treasures in ‘trash’around him - especially his mother, who often grumbles that he likes to collect
He finds forgotten treasures in ‘trash’
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 hours ago
around him - especially his mother, who often grumbles that he likes to collect “trash”. But to Mr Liew, who works as an urban planner and conservation specialist, keeping these objects is a way of hoarding memories of the past and sharing it... Read more
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The Economic Times
London Taxi Company bets future on 119-year-old technologyto improve air quality," Johansen said in a telephone interview. "Clearly elect
London Taxi Company bets future on 119-year-old technology
The Economic Times / Posted 13 hours ago
to improve air quality," Johansen said in a telephone interview. "Clearly electric vehicles are the way of the future for urban situations." The new London Taxi Co. factory near Coventry will start stamping out electric cabs from 2018, the date... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Sunday's Letters: If Donald Trump weren't wealthy and white, he'd be laughed out of our countrypeople, principles and good journalism. About a month ago, I saw him at the Fr
Sunday's Letters: If Donald Trump weren't wealthy and white, he'd be laughed out of our country
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 13 hours ago
people, principles and good journalism. About a month ago, I saw him at the Fresh Market across the street from the Times-Union building. We chatted briefly, agreed life was short and that we would get together for a lengthy visit real soon after... Read more
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asianage
Rain brings Millennium City to its kneessets to ease the waterlogging on the highway. It is also working closely with t
Rain brings Millennium City to its knees
asianage / Posted 13 hours ago
sets to ease the waterlogging on the highway. It is also working closely with the local municipal corporation. Earlier on Friday, Union urban development minister M. Venkaiah Naidu asked Mr Khattar to take urgent steps to deal with the sit... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Monsoon woes: Heavy rain sinks 3 metros, exposes chink in urban infraIndia’s shoddy urban infrastructure lay exposed on Friday as monsoon rains trig
Monsoon woes: Heavy rain sinks 3 metros, exposes chink in urban infra
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 14 hours ago
India’s shoddy urban infrastructure lay exposed on Friday as monsoon rains triggered miles-long traffic snarls in three of its biggest cities, leaving thousands of commuters stranded for hours without water or food while politicians traded blame for... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Pod Rods: Get some GT350 for your Mustang; see the millionth Miata; and go electric big, small or fastother classic - that’s just some of the stuff we have gathered together in this
Pod Rods: Get some GT350 for your Mustang; see the millionth Miata; and go electric big, small or fast
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 15 hours ago
other classic - that’s just some of the stuff we have gathered together in this weekend’s edition of Pod Rods, the Times-Union’s weekly automotive blog. Plus we have the calendar of car events: -- The millionth Miata Marathon has begun, and... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Aug. 2 Primary Election: Oakland County Executivein Oakland County. You are also investing in a newer type of technology. The cu
Aug. 2 Primary Election: Oakland County Executive
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 16 hours ago
in Oakland County. You are also investing in a newer type of technology. The current executive has been so focused on urban sprawl. We have overlooked agriculture as an emerging sector that can help diversify our economy in Oakland... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Fed $20M Will Help Reconnect City's CenterOrange Street with South Orange Street near where a Montreal developer is theor
Fed $20M Will Help Reconnect City's Center
New Haven Independent / Posted 16 hours ago
Orange Street with South Orange Street near where a Montreal developer is theoreticallly going to build a $400 million new-urbanist community on the site of the former New Haven Coliseum. The new TIGER grants gets the city started on Phase III,... Read more
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The Hindu
Govt. non-committal on special status for Andhra Pradeshand Broadcasting Minister Venkaiah Naidu defended the government over its handl
Govt. non-committal on special status for Andhra Pradesh
The Hindu / Posted 16 hours ago
and Broadcasting Minister Venkaiah Naidu defended the government over its handling of the issue. Since he’s also Union Minister for Urban Development, he cited some figures to justify the government’s decision not to grant special status.... Read more
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The Record
The extravagant gamble of Rio’s Olympic mayorAthens competition presaged Greece's plunge into crushing debt and a narrowly a
The extravagant gamble of Rio’s Olympic mayor
The Record / Posted 16 hours ago
Athens competition presaged Greece's plunge into crushing debt and a narrowly averted shotgun divorce with the European Union. The big question for 2016, reckoned Octavio Amorim Neto, a Brazilian political scientist at the Getulio Vargas... Read more
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Dundas Star News
The extravagant gamble of Rio’s Olympic mayorAthens competition presaged Greece's plunge into crushing debt and a narrowly a
The extravagant gamble of Rio’s Olympic mayor
Dundas Star News / Posted 17 hours ago
Athens competition presaged Greece's plunge into crushing debt and a narrowly averted shotgun divorce with the European Union. The big question for 2016, reckoned Octavio Amorim Neto, a Brazilian political scientist at the Getulio Vargas... Read more
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New Kerala
No one besides beneficiary will enjoy benefits: Naidu on Aadhar cards - newkerala.com #97659No one besides beneficiary will enjoy benefits: Naidu on Aadhar cards Posted 3
No one besides beneficiary will enjoy benefits: Naidu on Aadhar cards - newkerala.com #97659
New Kerala / Posted 18 hours ago
No one besides beneficiary will enjoy benefits: Naidu on Aadhar cards Posted 37 minutes ago | ANINew Delhi, July 29 : Union Minister for Urban Development and Information and Broadcasting Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu today issued a statement which... Read more
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The Border Mail
Arab Film Festival at National Film and Sound Archive in Canberra a unique view into private lives in the Arab worldArab Film Festival, now in its 13th year. Socially relevant and progressive, it
Arab Film Festival at National Film and Sound Archive in Canberra a unique view into private lives in the Arab world
The Border Mail / Posted 19 hours ago
Arab Film Festival, now in its 13th year. Socially relevant and progressive, it looks at the tangled lives of contemporary urban Muslims as they try to navigate love, marriage and desire in contemporary Lebanon. It went to Sundance Film Festival in... Read more
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The Courier
Arab Film Festival at National Film and Sound Archive in Canberra a unique view into private lives in the Arab worldArab Film Festival, now in its 13th year. Socially relevant and progressive, it
Arab Film Festival at National Film and Sound Archive in Canberra a unique view into private lives in the Arab world
The Courier / Posted 20 hours ago
Arab Film Festival, now in its 13th year. Socially relevant and progressive, it looks at the tangled lives of contemporary urban Muslims as they try to navigate love, marriage and desire in contemporary Lebanon. It went to Sundance Film Festival in... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Arab Film Festival at National Film and Sound Archive in Canberra a unique view into private lives in the Arab worldArab Film Festival, now in its 13th year. Socially relevant and progressive, it
Arab Film Festival at National Film and Sound Archive in Canberra a unique view into private lives in the Arab world
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 20 hours ago
Arab Film Festival, now in its 13th year. Socially relevant and progressive, it looks at the tangled lives of contemporary urban Muslims as they try to navigate love, marriage and desire in contemporary Lebanon. It went to Sundance Film Festival in... Read more
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The Young Witness
Arab Film Festival at National Film and Sound Archive in Canberra a unique view into private lives in the Arab worldArab Film Festival, now in its 13th year. Socially relevant and progressive, it
Arab Film Festival at National Film and Sound Archive in Canberra a unique view into private lives in the Arab world
The Young Witness / Posted 20 hours ago
Arab Film Festival, now in its 13th year. Socially relevant and progressive, it looks at the tangled lives of contemporary urban Muslims as they try to navigate love, marriage and desire in contemporary Lebanon. It went to Sundance Film Festival in... Read more
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Western Advocate
Arab Film Festival at National Film and Sound Archive in Canberra a unique view into private lives in the Arab worldArab Film Festival, now in its 13th year. Socially relevant and progressive, it
Arab Film Festival at National Film and Sound Archive in Canberra a unique view into private lives in the Arab world
Western Advocate / Posted 20 hours ago
Arab Film Festival, now in its 13th year. Socially relevant and progressive, it looks at the tangled lives of contemporary urban Muslims as they try to navigate love, marriage and desire in contemporary Lebanon. It went to Sundance Film Festival in... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Arab Film Festival at National Film and Sound Archive in Canberra a unique view into private lives in the Arab worldArab Film Festival, now in its 13th year. Socially relevant and progressive, it
Arab Film Festival at National Film and Sound Archive in Canberra a unique view into private lives in the Arab world
Kiama Independent / Posted 20 hours ago
Arab Film Festival, now in its 13th year. Socially relevant and progressive, it looks at the tangled lives of contemporary urban Muslims as they try to navigate love, marriage and desire in contemporary Lebanon. It went to Sundance Film Festival in... Read more
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Manning River Times
Arab Film Festival at National Film and Sound Archive in Canberra a unique view into private lives in the Arab worldArab Film Festival, now in its 13th year. Socially relevant and progressive, it
Arab Film Festival at National Film and Sound Archive in Canberra a unique view into private lives in the Arab world
Manning River Times / Posted 20 hours ago
Arab Film Festival, now in its 13th year. Socially relevant and progressive, it looks at the tangled lives of contemporary urban Muslims as they try to navigate love, marriage and desire in contemporary Lebanon. It went to Sundance Film Festival in... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Arab Film Festival at National Film and Sound Archive in Canberra a unique view into private lives in the Arab worldArab Film Festival, now in its 13th year. Socially relevant and progressive, it
Arab Film Festival at National Film and Sound Archive in Canberra a unique view into private lives in the Arab world
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 20 hours ago
Arab Film Festival, now in its 13th year. Socially relevant and progressive, it looks at the tangled lives of contemporary urban Muslims as they try to navigate love, marriage and desire in contemporary Lebanon. It went to Sundance Film Festival in... Read more
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New Kerala
Venkaiah talks to Haryana CM about Gurgaon traffic jam - newkerala.com #97610Venkaiah talks to Haryana CM about Gurgaon traffic jam Posted 23 minutes ago |
Venkaiah talks to Haryana CM about Gurgaon traffic jam - newkerala.com #97610
New Kerala / Posted 20 hours ago
Venkaiah talks to Haryana CM about Gurgaon traffic jam Posted 23 minutes ago | IANS New Delhi, July 29 : Union Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Friday expressed concern over the massive traffic jam in Gurgaon, and urged the BJP... Read more
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The North West Star
Arab Film Festival at National Film and Sound Archive in Canberra a unique view into private lives in the Arab worldArab Film Festival, now in its 13th year. Socially relevant and progressive, it
Arab Film Festival at National Film and Sound Archive in Canberra a unique view into private lives in the Arab world
The North West Star / Posted 20 hours ago
Arab Film Festival, now in its 13th year. Socially relevant and progressive, it looks at the tangled lives of contemporary urban Muslims as they try to navigate love, marriage and desire in contemporary Lebanon. It went to Sundance Film Festival in... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Arab Film Festival at National Film and Sound Archive in Canberra a unique view into private lives in the Arab worldArab Film Festival, now in its 13th year. Socially relevant and progressive, it
Arab Film Festival at National Film and Sound Archive in Canberra a unique view into private lives in the Arab world
Daily Liberal / Posted 20 hours ago
Arab Film Festival, now in its 13th year. Socially relevant and progressive, it looks at the tangled lives of contemporary urban Muslims as they try to navigate love, marriage and desire in contemporary Lebanon. It went to Sundance Film Festival in... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Women of Ohio, prepare for robocallswomen is one key to victory in November. "Tonight we’ve reached a milestone in
Women of Ohio, prepare for robocalls
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 21 hours ago
women is one key to victory in November. "Tonight we’ve reached a milestone in our nation’s march toward a more perfect union: the first time a major party has nominated a woman for president," she said in her acceptance speech. "Standing here... Read more
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New Kerala
Gurugram traffic chaos: Centre, Haryana swing into action - newkerala.com #97463and the Delhi-Gurgaon Expressway, witnessing massive traffic jams, leaving comm
Gurugram traffic chaos: Centre, Haryana swing into action - newkerala.com #97463
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
and the Delhi-Gurgaon Expressway, witnessing massive traffic jams, leaving commuters stranded for hours since last night, Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari on Friday directed National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) chairman Raghav Chandra... Read more
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Herald Sun
21 Things On In Victoriabeats by The Rainbow Connection. Edition Two features Mr Kitly, Public Art, 300
21 Things On In Victoria
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
beats by The Rainbow Connection. Edition Two features Mr Kitly, Public Art, 3000acres, Smiling Mind and more. Rear of 15A Union St, Brunswick. Fri, 6pm. Free. eventbrite.com.au 8. FUNDRAISING CONCERT Matthew Fagan (guitar) and Wayne Robinson... Read more
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The Washington Times
TRAVEL: Charleston, West Virginia, offers adventures, culture and cuisineof Virginia in 1863 in an ongoing feud with their wealthier, more established e
TRAVEL: Charleston, West Virginia, offers adventures, culture and cuisine
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
of Virginia in 1863 in an ongoing feud with their wealthier, more established eastern neighbors, the 35th state to join the union has forged a path that is as unique to its identity as is its rather odd geographic shape. Is it North? Is it South?... Read more
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Perth Now
Emirates, a surprising renewables centreof diversification," said economist Rachel Cleetus, the climate policy manager
Emirates, a surprising renewables centre
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
of diversification," said economist Rachel Cleetus, the climate policy manager at the Cambridge, Massachusetts-based Union of Concerned Scientists. "They are putting a lot of money behind these investments." SUSTAINABLE CITY Masdar is... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Worlds Made By Hand: "Survival Of The Fittest Will Replace Checking In On Facebook"has splintered and varied factions are vying for power in autonomous regions of
Worlds Made By Hand: "Survival Of The Fittest Will Replace Checking In On Facebook"
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
has splintered and varied factions are vying for power in autonomous regions of the country, but the small community of Union Grove, New York has been left to fend for itself. The four novels detail the trials and tribulations of average... Read more
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Herald Sun
Emirates, a surprising renewables centreof diversification," said economist Rachel Cleetus, the climate policy manager
Emirates, a surprising renewables centre
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
of diversification," said economist Rachel Cleetus, the climate policy manager at the Cambridge, Massachusetts-based Union of Concerned Scientists. "They are putting a lot of money behind these investments." SUSTAINABLE CITY Masdar is... Read more
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Weekly Times
Emirates, a surprising renewables centreof diversification," said economist Rachel Cleetus, the climate policy manager
Emirates, a surprising renewables centre
Weekly Times / Posted yesterday
of diversification," said economist Rachel Cleetus, the climate policy manager at the Cambridge, Massachusetts-based Union of Concerned Scientists. "They are putting a lot of money behind these investments." SUSTAINABLE CITY Masdar is... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Emirates, a surprising renewables centreof diversification," said economist Rachel Cleetus, the climate policy manager
Emirates, a surprising renewables centre
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
of diversification," said economist Rachel Cleetus, the climate policy manager at the Cambridge, Massachusetts-based Union of Concerned Scientists. "They are putting a lot of money behind these investments." SUSTAINABLE CITY Masdar is... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Don't distort scope of the pension sales taxthat released a draft of a report on funding the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office.
Don't distort scope of the pension sales tax
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
that released a draft of a report on funding the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office. Some readers interpreted the Times-Union story as reporting that the half-cent pension sales tax that kicks in after 2030 would not be sufficient to cover all... Read more
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The Forward
Tim Kaine Is the Least Jewish Democrat Ever. And That’s a Good Thing.first Jewish American on a presidential ticket.) They’re brasher than Republica
Tim Kaine Is the Least Jewish Democrat Ever. And That’s a Good Thing.
The Forward / Posted yesterday
first Jewish American on a presidential ticket.) They’re brasher than Republicans, messier, less polite, more coastal, more urban. That includes, of course, the diverse communities of color within the party, which share most of those characteristics... Read more
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Business Standard India
Oppn forces RS adjournment protesting Aadhaar-linked benefitsdo not have Aadhaar card, the instruction by the Centre will only create proble
Oppn forces RS adjournment protesting Aadhaar-linked benefits
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
do not have Aadhaar card, the instruction by the Centre will only create problems for the poor. In his response, the Union Minister for Urban Development M Venkaiah Naidu said the Act passed by Parliament provides that government benefits can... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
This Group Mentors African American Entrepreneurs in Seattleto resources, networking and a space. Why was the Central District an importan
This Group Mentors African American Entrepreneurs in Seattle
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
to resources, networking and a space. Why was the Central District an important location to you?Garrett: Twenty-third and Union has been an epicenter of the African-American neighborhood. My grandfather was a cofounder of one of the first black... Read more
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The Economic Times
Several countries keen to participate in Smart City project: GovtNEW DELHI: Several countries, including Spain, Canada, Germany and the UK, have
Several countries keen to participate in Smart City project: Govt
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
NEW DELHI: Several countries, including Spain, Canada, Germany and the UK, have shown keen interest to participate in the Union government's flagship Smart City project, the Parliament was informed today. In a written reply to a question in the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
This Group Mentors African American Entrepreneurs in Seattleto resources, networking and a space. Why was the Central District an importan
This Group Mentors African American Entrepreneurs in Seattle
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
to resources, networking and a space. Why was the Central District an important location to you?Garrett: Twenty-third and Union has been an epicenter of the African-American neighborhood. My grandfather was a cofounder of one of the first black... Read more
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Greenwich Time
This Group Mentors African American Entrepreneurs in Seattleto resources, networking and a space. Why was the Central District an importan
This Group Mentors African American Entrepreneurs in Seattle
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
to resources, networking and a space. Why was the Central District an important location to you?Garrett: Twenty-third and Union has been an epicenter of the African-American neighborhood. My grandfather was a cofounder of one of the first black... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Safaricom Renews Funding for KRU With Sh40 Million DealTelecommunications giant Safaricom on Wednesday renewed its sponsorship for the
Safaricom Renews Funding for KRU With Sh40 Million Deal
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Telecommunications giant Safaricom on Wednesday renewed its sponsorship for the Kenya Rugby Union (KRU) to the tune of over Sh40 million for the next one year. According to Safaricom CEO Bob Collymore, the new deal will see the telecommunications... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Assistant of President Informed On Arrangements for Meeting of Contractors UnionEngineer Ibrahim Mahmoud Hamid, received Tuesday in his office at the Republica
Assistant of President Informed On Arrangements for Meeting of Contractors Union
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Engineer Ibrahim Mahmoud Hamid, received Tuesday in his office at the Republican Palace the Minister of Environment and Urban Development, Dr. Hassan Abdul-Gadir Hilal, and the Chairman of the Sudanese Contractors Union, Engineer Malik Ali... Read more
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Reuters
Why the situation in Turkey may only get worseout diversity and dissent. Since the founding of the Turkish republic in 1923
Why the situation in Turkey may only get worse
Reuters / Posted yesterday
out diversity and dissent. Since the founding of the Turkish republic in 1923 and for much of the 20th century, the urban white collar elite was that majority. The rural and largely pious underclass was ignored, relegated to the margins of... Read more
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Gulf News
Turkey faces the music over Erdogan’s policieswho is also Erdogan’s son-in-law.A linchpin of Turkey’s former appeal was its n
Turkey faces the music over Erdogan’s policies
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
who is also Erdogan’s son-in-law.A linchpin of Turkey’s former appeal was its now-moribund bid to join the European Union, and Turkish rhetoric described the country as a bridge between the West and Muslim countries. Turkey even sought to... Read more
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