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Investopedia
10 Ways to Protect Your Social Security NumberSocial Security numbers were never intended to be a “one size fits all” primary
10 Ways to Protect Your Social Security Number
Investopedia / Posted 4 hours ago
Social Security numbers were never intended to be a “one size fits all” primary ID. In many ways, however, that’s exactly what has happened. Identify theft thrives in the U.S. in part because Americans feel forced to use their SSN for so many types... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Separating siblings in custody order tears family apart, say family law experts Family law practitioners say separating the children in a custody dispute, li
Separating siblings in custody order tears family apart, say family law experts
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 10 hours ago
Family law practitioners say separating the children in a custody dispute, like in the case of S. Deepa (centre), is not encouraged as it will tear the family apart. –... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Single mum struggles to raise disabled sonBill (third left) hands over Pedas’ donation to Julia witnessed by Collin (four
Single mum struggles to raise disabled son
The Borneo Post / Posted 21 hours ago
Bill (third left) hands over Pedas’ donation to Julia witnessed by Collin (fourth right) and other Pedas members in front of Mayvin (on the floor). MIRI: Sarawak Dayak Association (Pedas) is amazed by the determination of a single mother Julia... Read more
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asianage
CBI quizzes 2 in Delhi CM’s principal secretary caseThe CBI, which is probing a corruption case against Delhi chief minister Arvind
CBI quizzes 2 in Delhi CM’s principal secretary case
asianage / Posted yesterday
The CBI, which is probing a corruption case against Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal’s principal secretary Rajendra Kumar, has quizzed two senior officials of the Indian arm of a global software major in connection with the case. Sources said,... Read more
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asianage
CBI quizzes 2 in Delhi CM's principal secretary caseThe CBI, which is probing a corruption case against Delhi chief minister Arvind
CBI quizzes 2 in Delhi CM's principal secretary case
asianage / Posted yesterday
The CBI, which is probing a corruption case against Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal’s principal secretary Rajendra Kumar, has quizzed two senior officials of the Indian arm of a global software major in connection with the case. Sources said,... Read more
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dna
Telangana CM K Chandrashekar Rao announces new education policyThere will be a new education policy in place from this academic year in Telang
Telangana CM K Chandrashekar Rao announces new education policy
dna / Posted 2 days ago
There will be a new education policy in place from this academic year in Telangana. This announcement was made by Telangana CM K Chandrashekar Rao on Tuesday at a meeting. According to The Hindu, the supervision of all types of educational... Read more
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The Borneo Post
High tide forces more people out of flooded homes in SarawakA rooster stares into the camera lens as it attempts to escape the flood waters
High tide forces more people out of flooded homes in Sarawak
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
A rooster stares into the camera lens as it attempts to escape the flood waters at Kampung Bintawa Tengah. -Photo File KUCHING: Massive high tide late yesterday evening and early today has caused floods in several places in the Kuching, Bau and... Read more
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The Star
2,700 evacuated due to floodsKUCHING: Over 2,000 people have been evacuated as heavy rain brought floods to
2,700 evacuated due to floods
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
KUCHING: Over 2,000 people have been evacuated as heavy rain brought floods to parts of Kuching and Bau districts. As of 2pm yesterday, the number of eva­cuees had risen to 2,679, compared to 765 on Monday night. State Civil Defence Department... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Be vigilant for floodsCMO advises public to be ready for any eventuality as it continues to rain A m
Be vigilant for floods
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
CMO advises public to be ready for any eventuality as it continues to rain A man riding his motorcycle through the flood at Kampung Bintawa Tengah — Photo by Chimon Upon KUCHING: The public are reminded to be alert to any possible floods in their... Read more
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New Kerala
GDP growth for fiscal 2015-16 estimated to be 7.6 percent: CentreNew Delhi, Feb.8 : The NDA Government on Monday released data that forecasts GD
GDP growth for fiscal 2015-16 estimated to be 7.6 percent: Centre
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
New Delhi, Feb.8 : The NDA Government on Monday released data that forecasts GDP growth for fiscal 2015-16 to be an estimated 7.6 percent. It also said that it expected GDP growth in quarter three to be between 7.3 percent and 7.1 percent through to... Read more
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The Economic Times
IFC, Odisha government partner to develop speciality hospitals"IFC and Odisha government have partnered to improve health infrastructure on p
IFC, Odisha government partner to develop speciality hospitals
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
"IFC and Odisha government have partnered to improve health infrastructure on public-private partnership model," the World Bank group firm said in a statement. As the lead transaction advisor, IFC would structure the rollout of low-cost hospitals... Read more
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The Economic Times
Bihar CM Nitish Kumar holds marathon public interaction programmePATNA: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar held a six-hour long marathon interaction wi
Bihar CM Nitish Kumar holds marathon public interaction programme
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
PATNA: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar held a six-hour long marathon interaction with public here today during which he heard their problems and instructed officials to redress the grievances. "The CM heard complaints of 826 people including 150 women... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bayelsa Perm Secretary Arrested Over Alleged Plot to Buy BabyYenagoa — A serving permanent secretary in the Bayelsa State Civil Service has
Bayelsa Perm Secretary Arrested Over Alleged Plot to Buy Baby
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Yenagoa — A serving permanent secretary in the Bayelsa State Civil Service has been arrested by a special team of anti-vice squad of the State Police Command over alleged plot to buy a new-born baby for N200,000. It was gathered that the permanent... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mramba, Yona Swap Prison Time for LabourDar es Salaam — Former cabinet ministers Basil Mramba and Daniel Yona have been
Mramba, Yona Swap Prison Time for Labour
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Dar es Salaam — Former cabinet ministers Basil Mramba and Daniel Yona have been set free, six months after they were sentenced to three years in jail for abuse of office. However, the Kisutu Resident Magistrate's Court in Dar es Salaam ordered the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Dept urged to place destitute man at old folks homeRandi (left) and Wilson call on the authorities to help George get proper care.
Dept urged to place destitute man at old folks home
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 days ago
Randi (left) and Wilson call on the authorities to help George get proper care. MIRI: The Welfare Department is urged to take under its care a vagrant destitute man who roams the town looking for meals at funerals and money during church services... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Highway RobberyOh God said to Abraham, “Kill me a son” Abe says, “Man, you must be puttin’ me
Highway Robbery
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 8 days ago
Oh God said to Abraham, “Kill me a son” Abe says, “Man, you must be puttin’ me on” God say, “No.” Abe say, “What?” God say, “You can do what you want Abe, but The next time you see me comin’ you better run.” Well Abe says, “Where do you want... Read more
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New Kerala
Bureaucracy treated me like an untouchable:IAS officer Sivakami (New Delhi, Feb 4 : As the suicide of Rohith Vemula puts the focus back on the c
Bureaucracy treated me like an untouchable:IAS officer Sivakami (
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
New Delhi, Feb 4 : As the suicide of Rohith Vemula puts the focus back on the contentious issue of Dalit rights, former IAS officer and author P. Sivakami says that the community is denied even the minimum human rights. The critically acclaimed... Read more
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The Telegraph
Rice shortage worry for OdishaChief minister Naveen Patnaik distributes meal to a woman as part of Aahar proj
Rice shortage worry for Odisha
The Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Chief minister Naveen Patnaik distributes meal to a woman as part of Aahar project at SCB Medical College and Hospital on Wednesday. Picture by Badrika Nath Das Bhubaneswar, Feb. 3: Chief minister Naveen Patnaik's flagship programme of rice... Read more
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International Business Times
India: Dozens of Dalit students in Bihar threaten to commit suicide Dozens of Dalit students, who are at the bottom of the caste system in India, h
India: Dozens of Dalit students in Bihar threaten to commit suicide
International Business Times / Posted 10 days ago
Dozens of Dalit students, who are at the bottom of the caste system in India, have threatened to commit suicide in the eastern state of Bihar if the government does not step in to help them financially. The grim warning has come when the country is... Read more
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The Hindu
This village of teachers is slowly giving up the noble professionSince about 6 years, residents of Talikatte village in Chitradurga district are
This village of teachers is slowly giving up the noble profession
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
Since about 6 years, residents of Talikatte village in Chitradurga district are breaking away from the tradition due to delay in recruitments The last five years have seen many firsts at Talikatte village in Chitradurga district — the first doctor,... Read more
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asianage
Top bureaucrat on long leave to protest against minister orderYet another top city bureaucrat is proceeding on long leave reportedly in prote
Top bureaucrat on long leave to protest against minister order
asianage / Posted 10 days ago
Yet another top city bureaucrat is proceeding on long leave reportedly in protest against his minister’s decision to curtail his powers. This time, city health secretary Amar Nath has applied for two-month leave as he is said to be upset over the... Read more
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The Telegraph
Suicide threat after 'ouster' over feesRaajdhani Engineering College in Bhubaneswar Motihari/Bhubaneswar, Jan. 31: Mo
Suicide threat after 'ouster' over fees
The Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
Raajdhani Engineering College in Bhubaneswar Motihari/Bhubaneswar, Jan. 31: More than 12 Dalit students from East Champaran district have threatened to commit suicide, alleging failure on part of the state government to provide them... Read more
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Times of Malta
No information on strays from Animal Welfare DepartmentThe stray cat found in Mosta. Animal lovers who would have called the Animal W
No information on strays from Animal Welfare Department
Times of Malta / Posted 11 days ago
The stray cat found in Mosta. Animal lovers who would have called the Animal Welfare Department to rescue a stray off the streets want to know what happened to the animal to ensure it was in good hands. The issue came to light after a long-haired... Read more
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Rappler
COA requires 'more proof' for Land Bank's money claim against DSWDMANILA, Philippines – The Commission on Audit (COA) has required more proof to
COA requires 'more proof' for Land Bank's money claim against DSWD
Rappler / Posted 12 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – The Commission on Audit (COA) has required more proof to support the validity of the money claim filed by the Land Bank of the Philippines (LBP) against the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) over unpaid service... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
SPDJM Sabah and Labuan targets 5,000 volunteers Kota Kinabalu: The 'Pertubuhan Sukarelawan Pencegahan Dadah dan Jenayah Malay
SPDJM Sabah and Labuan targets 5,000 volunteers
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 12 days ago
Kota Kinabalu: The 'Pertubuhan Sukarelawan Pencegahan Dadah dan Jenayah Malaysia' (SPDJM) Sabah and Labuan branch has set a target of attracting 5,000 volunteers this year. According to SPDJM... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
55 homeless in Tawau blaze Tawau: About 500 people were made homeless after some 80 houses were razed at
55 homeless in Tawau blaze
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 12 days ago
Tawau: About 500 people were made homeless after some 80 houses were razed at Kg Airport Lama around 9.20am, Saturday. The biggest fire recorded in the district this year was the fifth at the squatter settlement after... Read more
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The Hindu
A proxy war among various stakeholders for the control of Maharashtra’s forestsTwo pieces of legislation for tribal welfare — one framed by the previous Congr
A proxy war among various stakeholders for the control of Maharashtra’s forests
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
Two pieces of legislation for tribal welfare — one framed by the previous Congress government and the other by the current BJP dispensation — have started a proxy war among various stakeholders for the control of the State’s forests. The fate of... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Authorities help 380 staff of foreclosed firmThe Skill Development Department of the Labour Ministry will help Thaimart's em
Authorities help 380 staff of foreclosed firm
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 13 days ago
The Skill Development Department of the Labour Ministry will help Thaimart's employees develop their skills for the job market. (Photo by Somchai Poomlard) Related search The Labour Ministry has said it is helping the employees who suddenly lost... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Parents or kin of girl sought Kota Kinabalu: The Welfare Department in Papar is looking for the parents or
Parents or kin of girl sought
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 14 days ago
Kota Kinabalu: The Welfare Department in Papar is looking for the parents or next kin of a girl (pictured) who was left under the care of a woman called Rokiah Salleh in Tanjung Aru in March last year. In a statement,... Read more
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New Kerala
73 girls walk 30 km. at night to meet collector in OdishaBaripada, Jan. 29 : A group of 73 girl students of Pakatia Government Girls' Hi
73 girls walk 30 km. at night to meet collector in Odisha
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
Baripada, Jan. 29 : A group of 73 girl students of Pakatia Government Girls' High School in Mayurbhanj district walked 30 kilometres yesterday to meet the district collector Rajesh Pravakar Patil at Baripada to convey their grievance against the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
3 Makati centenarians receive P100,000MANILA, Philippines - The Makati City government has recognized on Monday, thre
3 Makati centenarians receive P100,000
Pilipino Star / Posted 15 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - The Makati City government has recognized on Monday, three new centenarian city residents and honored each of them with a P100,000 cash gift. Makati Mayor Kid Peña led the awarding ceremony attended by the two living... Read more
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The Maui News
Tax office is for the birdsThe Eugene Register-Guard in Oregon reports a recent incident involving a 66-ye
Tax office is for the birds
The Maui News / Posted 15 days ago
The Eugene Register-Guard in Oregon reports a recent incident involving a 66-year-old taxpayer who, after a meeting with state revenue officials, was in a really fowl mood. So much so that instead of squawking over the outcome himself, he released... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ghanaian Dad Held Over Trafficking Teenage SonA Ghanaian man has been arrested for allegedly trafficking his 12-year-old son,
Ghanaian Dad Held Over Trafficking Teenage Son
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
A Ghanaian man has been arrested for allegedly trafficking his 12-year-old son, a report said on Monday. According to the Ghana News Agency, Samuel Hago was arrested after he allegedly trafficked his teenage son to a fishing community at Ada in the... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Father detained for trafficking sonCrime & Punishment of Monday, 25 January 2016 The Ada Police has arrested Samu
Father detained for trafficking son
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 18 days ago
Crime & Punishment of Monday, 25 January 2016 The Ada Police has arrested Samuel Hago, a father of a 12-year-old boy, who was allegedly being trafficked to a fishing community at Ada in the Greater Accra Region. Mr Exorgbe Divine, an official of... Read more
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The Hindu
Curbing sex determination not a priority?Yet to form the new State and District PC and PNDT Advisory Committees, which p
Curbing sex determination not a priority?
The Hindu / Posted 18 days ago
Yet to form the new State and District PC and PNDT Advisory Committees, which play a crucial role in preventing sex determination and female foeticide Although Karnataka’s preference for male children is getting worse and sex determination is... Read more
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The Hindu
Dalits and higher education: ‘Delaying scholarship for Dalits is also discrimination’The future of SC, ST students is uncertain as the government does not release t
Dalits and higher education: ‘Delaying scholarship for Dalits is also discrimination’
The Hindu / Posted 19 days ago
The future of SC, ST students is uncertain as the government does not release the financial aid in time When Vasantha (name changed), a tribal girl, was admitted to the Quaid-E-Millath Government College for Women in June last in Chennai, her family... Read more
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New Kerala
"Empowered Youth are the Backbone of any Nation," says Sukhbir Singh BadalNew delhi, Jan 23 : Punjab Government has launched the biggest ever employment
"Empowered Youth are the Backbone of any Nation," says Sukhbir Singh Badal
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
New delhi, Jan 23 : Punjab Government has launched the biggest ever employment drive in the history of the state and on offer are 1,13,766 government jobs that will be offered to youth of Punjab within one year. For record, the Badal Government had... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Sarawak granted 13 wishes Kuching: Sarawak gets 13 of its wishes fulfilled under the first phase of neg
Sarawak granted 13 wishes
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 21 days ago
Kuching: Sarawak gets 13 of its wishes fulfilled under the first phase of negotiations on devolution of powers between the Federal and the State Government, which was held in Putrajaya on Wednesday. In announcing the... Read more
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Lockhart Post-Register
Curran Price Rogers, III, was called home to his Lord on Jan. 14 after a long and courageous battle wit
Curran Price Rogers, III
Lockhart Post-Register / Posted 23 days ago
, was called home to his Lord on Jan. 14 after a long and courageous battle with COPD. Ever the competitor, Price fought and confounded the medical experts until the end. He was a loving and faithful husband to his wife,... Read more
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KOAT7abc Albuquerque
Man passes away, leaves behind 40 catsA woman is taking care of nearly 40 cats after her neighbor died, but she said
Man passes away, leaves behind 40 cats
KOAT7abc Albuquerque / Posted 24 days ago
A woman is taking care of nearly 40 cats after her neighbor died, but she said it is just too much for her to handle. Michelle Gardineer said her neighbor asked her to feed the cats when he got sick and went to the hospital. "My friend and neighbor... Read more
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KPVI News 6 Pocatello
Idaho Health and Welfare officials request budget increaseBOISE, Idaho (AP) — Officials with the Idaho Health and Welfare Department are
Idaho Health and Welfare officials request budget increase
KPVI News 6 Pocatello / Posted 24 days ago
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Officials with the Idaho Health and Welfare Department are asking state budget writers for a $26.3 million increase in funding. The 3.9 percent increase from the 2016 fiscal year budget will partially fund a new health care... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Convict Fostering Prisoners' ChildrenJerome Mugume* and Lynette Kansiime* (not real names), are siblings learning to
Convict Fostering Prisoners' Children
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
Jerome Mugume* and Lynette Kansiime* (not real names), are siblings learning to bury their co-mothers' enmity which split their family like a restaurant knife does an avocado. At the peak of the co-wife hostility, Kansiime's mother stabbed Mugume's... Read more
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New Kerala
Manipur's border hospitals bring succour even to poor MyanmareseImphal, Jan 18 : Revamping of hospitals in Manipur's border districts of Chande
Manipur's border hospitals bring succour even to poor Myanmarese
New Kerala / Posted 25 days ago
Imphal, Jan 18 : Revamping of hospitals in Manipur's border districts of Chandel, Churachandpur and Ukhrul in northeastern India are not just helping locals but also benefiting poor Myanmarese settled along neglected border areas. Okram Ibomcha, the... Read more
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The Hindu
KEA examination for post of nurseKarnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) will conduct the competitive examination
KEA examination for post of nurse
The Hindu / Posted 26 days ago
Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) will conduct the competitive examination on January 31 in two different sessions separately for B.Sc nursing candidates and GNM diploma candidates for appointment of staff nurses to various government/autonomous... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Animal Welfare offers adoption discount, photos with Star Wars charactersThe force is strong with some New Mexico animals. This weekend, the Albuquerque
Animal Welfare offers adoption discount, photos with Star Wars characters
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 28 days ago
The force is strong with some New Mexico animals. This weekend, the Albuquerque Animal Welfare Department is holding a special event to help get them adopted. The 501st Legion Star Wars group is lending a hand to the department. "Everyone in the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Open Letter to Minister of Social Development.Dear Honourable Minister Bathabile Dlamini. Honourable Minister, I'm writing t
Open Letter to Minister of Social Development.
News 24 South Africa / Posted 28 days ago
Dear Honourable Minister Bathabile Dlamini. Honourable Minister, I'm writing this letter to you as a matter of concern in relation to an African Granny, the then mother, the then wife and an inhabitant of South Africa by virtue of the fact that she... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Seeking girl's next of kin Sandakan: The Welfare Department office here is looking for the mother or nex
Seeking girl's next of kin
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 28 days ago
Sandakan: The Welfare Department office here is looking for the mother or next of kin of a baby girl, found at Kampung Berjaya 1 in Kinabatangan district on Nov 24 last year. In a statement, the department stated that the... Read more
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Gawker
Kansas to Colorado Medical Marijuana Patient: Give Up Pot and We'll Give Back Your KidsA Gulf War veteran who legally uses medical marijuana to treat his post-traumat
Kansas to Colorado Medical Marijuana Patient: Give Up Pot and We'll Give Back Your Kids
Gawker / Posted 28 days ago
A Gulf War veteran who legally uses medical marijuana to treat his post-traumatic stress disorder is fighting with Kansas child welfare officials for custody of five of his children, who were taken from him after a dispute in April, the Denver Post... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Nearly 200 families left homeless in Cebu fire Cebu City – Nearly 200 families were left homeless when an unattended lamp tr
Nearly 200 families left homeless in Cebu fire
Manila Bulletin / Posted 29 days ago
Cebu City – Nearly 200 families were left homeless when an unattended lamp triggered a blaze that destroyed 150 houses in Sitio San Isidro Labrador, Barangay Quiot, this city,Wednesday night. NOTHING’S... Read more
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The Standard
Sha Tin care home trio arrestedThe case came to light after staff members of Harmony Manor told the media that
Sha Tin care home trio arrested
The Standard / Posted 29 days ago
The case came to light after staff members of Harmony Manor told the media that four carers had allegedly stuck tape on a resident’s nipples and ripped it off repeatedly, and kept another victim awake. Police said two women, aged 23 and 28, and a... Read more
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