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The Telegraph
Rhino drowns in Kaziranga floodsboat on Monday. (PTI) Jorhat, July 25: The carcass of a rhino was recovered fr
Rhino drowns in Kaziranga floods
The Telegraph / Posted 5 hours ago
boat on Monday. (PTI) Jorhat, July 25: The carcass of a rhino was recovered from Kaziranga National Park today, as surging waters of the Brahmaputra submerged large portions of its area. The Brahmaputra and its tributaries have been flowing above... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Air BP Adds 62 Signature Flight Support Locations to US Sterling Card Networkfuel, as well as being able to purchase other ancillary flight support services
Air BP Adds 62 Signature Flight Support Locations to US Sterling Card Network
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 8 hours ago
fuel, as well as being able to purchase other ancillary flight support services. These services include ramp, lavatory and water services, lubricants, de-icing, merchandise, and other FBO and aviation-related services enabling Sterling Card... Read more
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The Hindu
Flood situation grim in Bihar, govt. on alertTwo lakh people affected; water levels in Kosi, Ganga rise. Following heavy ra
Flood situation grim in Bihar, govt. on alert
The Hindu / Posted 9 hours ago
Two lakh people affected; water levels in Kosi, Ganga rise. Following heavy rains in Nepal, the flood situation in four districts of Bihar has turned grim, affecting two lakh people and forcing the government to put officials on alert. On Monday,... Read more
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New Kerala
Flood situation worsens, hits over 12.47 lakh people in 18 districts of Assam - newkerala.com #95612Flood waters submerged 99,416.44 hectare of agricultural land in Lakhimpur, Gol
Flood situation worsens, hits over 12.47 lakh people in 18 districts of Assam - newkerala.com #95612
New Kerala / Posted 10 hours ago
Flood waters submerged 99,416.44 hectare of agricultural land in Lakhimpur, Golaghat, Bongaigaon, Jorhat, Dhemaji, Sivsagar, Barpeta, Kokrajhar, Nagaon, Dibrugarh, Chirang, Goalpara, Tinsukia, Dhubri, Morigaon, Darrang, Sonitpur and Biswanath... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Bengal floods: 58,000 people affected, red alert issued in JalpaiguriAround 58,000 people have been affected in 150 villages due to inundation of fl
Bengal floods: 58,000 people affected, red alert issued in Jalpaiguri
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 11 hours ago
Around 58,000 people have been affected in 150 villages due to inundation of flood waters in three districts of West Bengal, prompting authorities to issue a red alert in Jalpaiguri. State Disaster Management minister Javed Khan said 58,000 people... Read more
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The News & Observer
Mosquito that commonly carries Zika is not common in NCmore CDC funding for additional surveillance projects and a mosquito control pr
Mosquito that commonly carries Zika is not common in NC
The News & Observer / Posted 11 hours ago
more CDC funding for additional surveillance projects and a mosquito control protocol funded by the Federal Emergency Management Authority or FEMA. Zika became a global concern in December, after the World Health Organization advised... Read more
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Newsmax
Cancer Drug Shortage Leads to Reliance on Chinese Plantquality controls, or face shortages of treatments for American cancer patients.
Cancer Drug Shortage Leads to Reliance on Chinese Plant
Newsmax / Posted 14 hours ago
quality controls, or face shortages of treatments for American cancer patients. Six months earlier, visiting Food and Drug Administration inspectors had uncovered what the agency later called “broad data manipulation” at the factory, located in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Naledi Pandor - Leadership Development for Women in Government and SOEs Annual Conferenceracial control into accountable, democratic and integrated municipalities. We
Minister Naledi Pandor - Leadership Development for Women in Government and SOEs Annual Conference
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
racial control into accountable, democratic and integrated municipalities. We have made tremendous progress in delivering water, electricity, sanitation and refuse removal to millions of people. Across the country, we have built roads, parks,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
READ: President Duterte’s first State of the Nation Addressfelt development without making our people feel secure. And it is our duty to u
READ: President Duterte’s first State of the Nation Address
Inquirier.net / Posted 17 hours ago
felt development without making our people feel secure. And it is our duty to uplift our people’s welfare. With this, my administration shall be sensitive to the State’s obligations to promote, protect, fulfill the rights of our citizens,... Read more
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The Alpena News
Opponents nail gov on DEQ directorEnvironmental Quality director to replace the old one who took one for the team
Opponents nail gov on DEQ director
The Alpena News / Posted 22 hours ago
Environmental Quality director to replace the old one who took one for the team by resigning in the overflow of the Flint water crisis story. So it's out with Dan Wyant and in with Heidi Grether. The rollout left something to be desired, the... Read more
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Quartz
Thousands of young mothers in India are paying with their lives to produce your cup of teasupport them for everything, no?” The irregular climate is also forcing the in
Thousands of young mothers in India are paying with their lives to produce your cup of tea
Quartz / Posted yesterday
support them for everything, no?” The irregular climate is also forcing the industry to invest more in irrigation, pest management and other measures to prop up production. The costs keep adding up. Tea prices, though, haven’t kept pace with... Read more
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New York Magazine
113 Journalists Surveyed on Why They’re So Despisedone more clearly defined side of the haves vs. have-nots. Comfort the afflicted
113 Journalists Surveyed on Why They’re So Despised
New York Magazine / Posted yesterday
one more clearly defined side of the haves vs. have-nots. Comfort the afflicted, etc. So we got identified as carrying the water for the poor and unfortunate. No such thing as either anymore; these constructions are part of the paradigm through... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Giving Power to Local Boardsthose matters which are relevant to the region as a whole should be dealt with
Giving Power to Local Boards
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
those matters which are relevant to the region as a whole should be dealt with by the Auckland Council: a high level growth management plan built off local plans; regional arterials and public transport; and water services.If elected Mayor I will... Read more
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The Telegraph
Rain submerges tea estatesof an embankment along the Hatinala, a stream flowing close to Banarhat and ori
Rain submerges tea estates
The Telegraph / Posted yesterday
of an embankment along the Hatinala, a stream flowing close to Banarhat and originating from Bhutan hills, got damaged and water entered different localities of Banarhat which is in Dhupguri block and around 50km from Jalpaiguri town. The health... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ekere Mounts the Saddle At NDDCis an entrepreneur and innovative thinker with a short but impactful public ser
Ekere Mounts the Saddle At NDDC
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
is an entrepreneur and innovative thinker with a short but impactful public service career. He studied Estate Management at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, graduating in 1986. In the years following, he has built successful... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Gov’t to push tax, PPP, budget reformsEconomic managers will work with the legislative branch to enact into law key b
Gov’t to push tax, PPP, budget reforms
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Economic managers will work with the legislative branch to enact into law key bills being pushed by the Duterte administration, including a comprehensive tax reform, an enhanced legislation to fast-track public-private partnership (PPP) projects and... Read more
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The New Yorker
Hating Hillarydaily schedule now has to accommodate things like depositions with Kenneth Star
Hating Hillary
The New Yorker / Posted yesterday
daily schedule now has to accommodate things like depositions with Kenneth Starr, the Independent counsel for the Whitewater investigation. “Absolutely,” she says, and she speaks of the sense of adventure. “1 wake up every day just wondering... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Bohol next stop for climate change mitigation programsaid Bohol LGUs will be trained in implementing climate change adaptation and m
Bohol next stop for climate change mitigation program
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
said Bohol LGUs will be trained in implementing climate change adaptation and mitigation, and disaster risk reduction and management. “We aim to increase the resilience to climate vulnerability of communities in Bohol, particularly those within... Read more
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York Daily Record
Moving Up for July 24, 2016services, Baker will oversee the technology, operations, information and corpor
Moving Up for July 24, 2016
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
services, Baker will oversee the technology, operations, information and corporate security, property services, vendor management and change management functions. Active in a number of community and professional organizations, Baker earned her... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Don’t take more than you needHow a state official is wrangling water waste on the White and Yampa rivers ME
Don’t take more than you need
Aspen Daily News / Posted yesterday
How a state official is wrangling water waste on the White and Yampa rivers MEEKER — The big horse in a pasture east of Meeker along the White River seemed happy to see Erin Light, a state division engineer, and Shanna Lewis, a water commissioner,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Reconciliation is not a handshake, its a roadsocial profile of our nation has changed for the better in terms of, among othe
Reconciliation is not a handshake, its a road
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
social profile of our nation has changed for the better in terms of, among other things, educational attainment; access to water, electricity and other basic services; people living below the poverty datum line; life expectancy; and the absolute... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas leaders tackle aquifer conservationThe depletion of Kansas groundwater isn’t a new story, and leaders throughout t
Kansas leaders tackle aquifer conservation
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
The depletion of Kansas groundwater isn’t a new story, and leaders throughout the state are actively pushing for increased water management resources to protect this critical asset. The state completed a 50-year water plan in 2014 dedicated to... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
New Loveland city manager outlines goalssaid. City Manager Hiring The Loveland City Council received three applicatio
New Loveland city manager outlines goals
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted yesterday
said. City Manager Hiring The Loveland City Council received three applications for acting city manager: from Adams, then Water and Power director, Assistant City Manager Rod Wensing and Executive Fiscal Adviser Alan Krcmarik. City Council... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Mark Woods: This news really stinksin parts of South Florida, of empty boats docked amid sheets of green sludge, o
Mark Woods: This news really stinks
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
in parts of South Florida, of empty boats docked amid sheets of green sludge, of signs that say: “AVOID CONTACT WITH THE WATER.” But just seeing the algae doesn’t really do it justice. After talking to someone who recently came back from one of... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
New district engineer picked for Corps of Engineersemployees with the primary mission of utilizing dredging vessels, mat sinking v
New district engineer picked for Corps of Engineers
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
employees with the primary mission of utilizing dredging vessels, mat sinking vessels and equipment, lakes, dams, levees, water control structures and wetlands management to reduce the risk of flood damage. Cross has a bachelor's degree in... Read more
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The Madison County Journal
Runoffs set for Tuesdaybegan my law enforcement career in 2002 at Athens Clarke County Sheriff’s Offic
Runoffs set for Tuesday
The Madison County Journal / Posted 2 days ago
began my law enforcement career in 2002 at Athens Clarke County Sheriff’s Office where I obtained a vast knowledge of jail management and operations,” said Moore. “I knew my ultimate goal was to return home and serve the people of Madison County. I... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Philosophical Underpinnings of Ethiopia's Foreign Policy Are Rapid Economic Dev't, Good Neighbourliness - Prof. Costantinosa democratic constitution, the rule of law, political stability, good and corru
Philosophical Underpinnings of Ethiopia's Foreign Policy Are Rapid Economic Dev't, Good Neighbourliness - Prof. Costantinos
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
a democratic constitution, the rule of law, political stability, good and corruption free governance; a merit based public administration, a high level of Human Development Index and respect for Human Security. The relative strength of political... Read more
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Fernie Free Press
Labour dispute between USW and the City of Kimberleystaff of the City of Kimberley. This includes workers in departments such as sa
Labour dispute between USW and the City of Kimberley
Fernie Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
staff of the City of Kimberley. This includes workers in departments such as sanitation, roads, sewers, maintenance, water treatment plant, parks and recreation including the arenas and aquatic center, and City Hall’s administration. In... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
CPW cautions stand-up paddleboard usersmore and more popular, Colorado Parks and Wildlife reminds paddlers to wear per
CPW cautions stand-up paddleboard users
Craig Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
more and more popular, Colorado Parks and Wildlife reminds paddlers to wear personal flotation devices when using these watercraft, according to a news release. On rivers or lakes, if a paddleboarder falls off, there is no guarantee the board... Read more
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The Morning Call
Stay cool, friends — it's gonna be hot until it's notof the heat wave, with temperatures in the high 90s again and a heat index of 1
Stay cool, friends — it's gonna be hot until it's not
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
of the heat wave, with temperatures in the high 90s again and a heat index of 100 to 105 in the afternoon. "Drink a lot of water and stay out of the sun," Andrews said. "Stay in the shade." That was the general run of advice from people on the... Read more
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The Telegraph
Sinister developmentby the Bharatiya Janata Party and its party president. The Congress has not cov
Sinister development
The Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
by the Bharatiya Janata Party and its party president. The Congress has not covered itself with glory either. The administrations it ran were incompetent and corrupt, while the inducements it offered MLAs to stay or come back were most... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Farmer to retire from ONWASA in Decembercomes as another long-time figure in Onslow County government is retiring. Bil
Farmer to retire from ONWASA in December
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
comes as another long-time figure in Onslow County government is retiring. Billy Joe Farmer formally notified the Onslow Water and Sewer Authority Board of Directors on Thursday of his plans to retire, with his last day as ONWASA executive... Read more
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The Hill
US, Mexico to negotiate nuclear power dealwill look to craft a “123” nuclear agreement before the end of the year, accord
US, Mexico to negotiate nuclear power deal
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
will look to craft a “123” nuclear agreement before the end of the year, according to a fact sheet put out by the Obama administration on Friday. ADVERTISEMENT “It would also enhance national capacities in the supply chain and nuclear fuel... Read more
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The Morning Call
Stay cool, friends — it's gonna be hot until it's notof the heat wave, with temperatures in the high 90s again and a heat index of 1
Stay cool, friends — it's gonna be hot until it's not
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
of the heat wave, with temperatures in the high 90s again and a heat index of 100 to 105 in the afternoon. "Drink a lot of water and stay out of the sun," Andrews said. "Stay in the shade." That was the general run of advice from people on the... Read more
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The Fairfield Ledger
Public meetingsreports; road tour. Fairfield City Council Environmental & Franchise Utilities
Public meetings
The Fairfield Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
reports; road tour. Fairfield City Council Environmental & Franchise Utilities Committee — Fairfield City Hall, 6:15 p.m.: water tower equipment agreement with LISCO; easement agreement with ITC. Fairfield City Council — Fairfield City Hall... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Facing cancer drug shortage, U.S. relies on banned Chinese factoryquality controls, or face shortages of treatments for American cancer patients.
Facing cancer drug shortage, U.S. relies on banned Chinese factory
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 3 days ago
quality controls, or face shortages of treatments for American cancer patients. Six months earlier, visiting Food and Drug Administration inspectors had uncovered what the agency later called “broad data manipulation” at the factory, located in... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Facing cancer drug shortage, U.S. relies on banned Chinese factoryquality controls, or face shortages of treatments for American cancer patients.
Facing cancer drug shortage, U.S. relies on banned Chinese factory
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
quality controls, or face shortages of treatments for American cancer patients. Six months earlier, visiting Food and Drug Administration inspectors had uncovered what the agency later called “broad data manipulation” at the factory, located in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Biosafety Capacity Building Discussedfor African regulators and policy, with the delegation visited Namibia last wee
Biosafety Capacity Building Discussed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
for African regulators and policy, with the delegation visited Namibia last week. The delegation met with the Executive Management Team of the NCRST, and made courtesy calls to the Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Higher Education, Training... Read more
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International Business Times
Zimbabwe war veterans withdraw backing for President Robert Mugabe decisions are there for the nation to see. His leadership has presided over un
Zimbabwe war veterans withdraw backing for President Robert Mugabe
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
decisions are there for the nation to see. His leadership has presided over unbridled corruption and down­ right mismanagement of the economy, leading to national economic ruin for which the effects are now felt throughout the... Read more
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Providence Business News
R.I. towns and cities look beyond pension liabilities to an even bigger problem: OPEBsunderstated. "OPEBs are kind of the elephant in the room," said Mark Higgins,
R.I. towns and cities look beyond pension liabilities to an even bigger problem: OPEBs
Providence Business News / Posted 4 days ago
understated. "OPEBs are kind of the elephant in the room," said Mark Higgins, former dean of the College of Business Administration at the University of Rhode Island. "That's why Rhode Island has a problem with paying for its infrastructure.... Read more
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The Morning Call
Northampton County Council appoints Cathy Allen as top directorEASTON — Northampton County Executive John Brown's most trusted lieutenant was
Northampton County Council appoints Cathy Allen as top director
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
EASTON — Northampton County Executive John Brown's most trusted lieutenant was appointed the acting director of administration Thursday night despite concerns about her personal finances and experience. By a 5-2-1 vote, council approved Cathy Allen... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Portland school board must narrow demands in seeking interim leader: Editorial Agenda 2016than focus its search for a temporary superintendent who can shore up the sever
Portland school board must narrow demands in seeking interim leader: Editorial Agenda 2016
OregonLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
than focus its search for a temporary superintendent who can shore up the severe operational deficiencies in the district's administration, the board developed a long list of educational, financial, public-relations and other responsibilities that... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Emergency personnel take part in simulated air crashonto the scene of a smoking aircraft surrounded by at least 60 wounded or dead
Emergency personnel take part in simulated air crash
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 4 days ago
onto the scene of a smoking aircraft surrounded by at least 60 wounded or dead victims Thursday during a Federal Aviation Administration simulated disaster drill. The "victims" were neither wounded nor dead, but volunteers from Turner Job Corps... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
$1.2 billion settlement for New Orleans Katrina repairscity of New Orleans has announced a $1.2 billion agreement with federal authori
$1.2 billion settlement for New Orleans Katrina repairs
Finance and Commerce / Posted 4 days ago
city of New Orleans has announced a $1.2 billion agreement with federal authorities to repair roads and underground sewer, water and drainage structures. City officials joined Federal Emergency Management Agency administrator Craig Fugate to... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
$1.2 billion settlement for New Orleans Katrina repairscity of New Orleans has announced a $1.2 billion agreement with federal authori
$1.2 billion settlement for New Orleans Katrina repairs
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 4 days ago
city of New Orleans has announced a $1.2 billion agreement with federal authorities to repair roads and underground sewer, water and drainage structures. City officials joined Federal Emergency Management Agency administrator Craig Fugate to... Read more
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Sun Star
SC dismisses petition to stop Sasa port modernizationinterview with Sun.Star Davao said even as the High Court dismissed the petitio
SC dismisses petition to stop Sasa port modernization
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
interview with Sun.Star Davao said even as the High Court dismissed the petition, they are hopeful that under the new administration the controversial project will be reviewed and all the local stakeholders will be consulted. “I think the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Concerted Efforts Towards Saving HousesAddis Ababa city. Though the contribution of the private sector and the cooper
Concerted Efforts Towards Saving Houses
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Addis Ababa city. Though the contribution of the private sector and the cooperatives were remarkable, the state and city administrations have attempted to reduce the insufficiency of housing in the city and across the country. Considering the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Electoral Commission On Local Government ElectionsWe confirm that we have fulfilled all the timetable outlined activities on sche
Electoral Commission On Local Government Elections
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
We confirm that we have fulfilled all the timetable outlined activities on scheduled published dates, outstanding is the administration of special votes and the Election Day. We are firmly focussed in our final administrative preparation which... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Plan for Route 1 Bell Gate Center near Bel Air moves forwardSoma farm. The major remaining chunk of Mt. Soma, across from County Life, is t
Plan for Route 1 Bell Gate Center near Bel Air moves forward
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Soma farm. The major remaining chunk of Mt. Soma, across from County Life, is the site of a future reservoir for Bel Air's water company. "There's a city going in across from Country Life," Josh Pons said, adding the family has been in the area... Read more
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iol.co.za
Rustenburg mayor upbeat despite municipality’s woesthe municipality which derived 75 percent of its wealth from platinum mining is
Rustenburg mayor upbeat despite municipality’s woes
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
the municipality which derived 75 percent of its wealth from platinum mining is in dire straits with aging infrastructure, water losses, unemployment and poor financial management. It has not received a clean audit of its financial statements from... Read more
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