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AllAfrica.com
Delta - Okowa's Smart One Yearhas not deterred Governor Ifeanyi Okowa from pursuing his SMART agenda Dr. Ife
Delta - Okowa's Smart One Year
AllAfrica.com / Posted 36 minutes ago
has not deterred Governor Ifeanyi Okowa from pursuing his SMART agenda Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State is one of the first term Governors that came into office with dynamism and a clear cut agenda of what he wants to achieve for the people of... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Salvaging Justice for Asylum Seekers? Reflections on a Wicked Political Problem – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethicsmight then be led to be more generous in opening the doors to a higher quota of
Salvaging Justice for Asylum Seekers? Reflections on a Wicked Political Problem – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethics
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 42 minutes ago
might then be led to be more generous in opening the doors to a higher quota of refugees each year being selected by government from situations of acute despair, and in funding the international agencies and other governments caring for... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Clinton ahead of Trump in voter-data campaignfootprints, have become an electoral science that Democrats have dominated and
Clinton ahead of Trump in voter-data campaign
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted an hour ago
footprints, have become an electoral science that Democrats have dominated and Republicans have chased for a decade. At first, campaigns used the data simply to track supporters. The information now guides a range of decisions, such as the types... Read more
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Fortune
China’s President Xi Pledges More State Support for Technology FirmsChina’s President Xi Jinping has vowed to increase government support for techn
China’s President Xi Pledges More State Support for Technology Firms
Fortune / Posted an hour ago
China’s President Xi Jinping has vowed to increase government support for technology companies, state media reported, in an attempt to raise the country’s competitiveness that could also further fuel concerns over protectionism. Beijing has put... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Stocks to watchoperator is set to take a 13 per cent stake in Virgin Australia, boosting the A
Stocks to watch
Adelaide Now / Posted an hour ago
operator is set to take a 13 per cent stake in Virgin Australia, boosting the Australian carrier's access to the burgeoning Chinese travel market. TWE - TREASURY WINE ESTATE - down 17 cents or 1.6 per cent to $10.34 Wolf Blass, one of Treasury... Read more
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Herald Sun
Stocks to watchoperator is set to take a 13 per cent stake in Virgin Australia, boosting the A
Stocks to watch
Herald Sun / Posted an hour ago
operator is set to take a 13 per cent stake in Virgin Australia, boosting the Australian carrier's access to the burgeoning Chinese travel market. TWE - TREASURY WINE ESTATE - down 17 cents or 1.6 per cent to $10.34 Wolf Blass, one of Treasury... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Stocks to watchoperator is set to take a 13 per cent stake in Virgin Australia, boosting the A
Stocks to watch
The Courier Mail / Posted an hour ago
operator is set to take a 13 per cent stake in Virgin Australia, boosting the Australian carrier's access to the burgeoning Chinese travel market. TWE - TREASURY WINE ESTATE - down 17 cents or 1.6 per cent to $10.34 Wolf Blass, one of Treasury... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Chinese transgender man fights for job equalityI am carrying the hopes of many, many people,” said Mr. C, who’s been both prai
Chinese transgender man fights for job equality
Hindustantimes.com / Posted an hour ago
I am carrying the hopes of many, many people,” said Mr. C, who’s been both praised and insulted since filing the country’s first suit against transgender job discrimination earlier this year. “Many people are working toward (employment equality).... Read more
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Fortune
Disney Characters Attract Attention at China's New Non-Disney Theme ParkFirst it was Captain America milling around outside. Then, Mickey and Minnie Mo
Disney Characters Attract Attention at China's New Non-Disney Theme Park
Fortune / Posted 2 hours ago
First it was Captain America milling around outside. Then, Mickey and Minnie Mouse encouraging shoppers to visit a clothes shop. By the time a Stormtrooper was spotted at China’s newest theme park, developed by Dalian Wanda Group to be what founder... Read more
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The Financial Express
Fed, China fears force investors to check out of Asiaworries about the health of the China’s real economy. “If the Fed hikes rates
Fed, China fears force investors to check out of Asia
The Financial Express / Posted 2 hours ago
worries about the health of the China’s real economy. “If the Fed hikes rates in June, it might come at a time when the Chinese economy weakens, and that could also mean that the Chinese currency starts to weaken again,” said Herald van der... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
(4th LD) Top N. Korean official makes surprise visit to China(ATTN: ADDS Chinese foreign ministry's reaction in paras 6-8) By Kim Deok-hyun
(4th LD) Top N. Korean official makes surprise visit to China
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 2 hours ago
(ATTN: ADDS Chinese foreign ministry's reaction in paras 6-8) By Kim Deok-hyun BEIJING/SEOUL, May 31 (Yonhap) -- Career diplomat Ri Su-yong, one of North Korea's highest-ranking officials, arrived in Beijing on Tuesday in a surprise visit to China... Read more
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The Economic Times
WalMart needs to grow overseas, and China's the big prizethe U.S., WalMart conquered the marketplace by offering "everyday low prices" t
WalMart needs to grow overseas, and China's the big prize
The Economic Times / Posted 3 hours ago
the U.S., WalMart conquered the marketplace by offering "everyday low prices" to penny-pinching, bulk-buying customers, but Chinese shoppers have good reason to look for quality first, bargains second after scandals involving tainted and mislabeled... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Chinese transgender man fights for job equalityI am carrying the hopes of many, many people," said Mr. C, who's been both prai
Chinese transgender man fights for job equality
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 hours ago
I am carrying the hopes of many, many people," said Mr. C, who's been both praised and insulted since filing the country's first suit against transgender job discrimination earlier this year. "Many people are working toward (employment equality).... Read more
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Salon.com
Chinese transgender man fights for job equalityI am carrying the hopes of many, many people,” said Mr. C, who’s been both prai
Chinese transgender man fights for job equality
Salon.com / Posted 3 hours ago
I am carrying the hopes of many, many people,” said Mr. C, who’s been both praised and insulted since filing the country’s first suit against transgender job discrimination earlier this year. “Many people are working toward (employment equality).... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
(3rd LD) Top N. Korean official makes surprise visit to Chinaas a member of North Korea's politburo during the North's party congress earlie
(3rd LD) Top N. Korean official makes surprise visit to China
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 3 hours ago
as a member of North Korea's politburo during the North's party congress earlier this month. Ri is expected to meet with Chinese officials, according to diplomatic sources in Beijing. Ri Su-yong, a vice chairman of the central committee under... Read more
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ABC News
Chinese Transgender Man Fights for Job EqualityI am carrying the hopes of many, many people," said Mr. C, who's been both prai
Chinese Transgender Man Fights for Job Equality
ABC News / Posted 3 hours ago
I am carrying the hopes of many, many people," said Mr. C, who's been both praised and insulted since filing the country's first suit against transgender job discrimination earlier this year. "Many people are working toward (employment equality).... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Has Economic Liberalisation Delivered us From Hell?taxation theory. As a solution to the 100 per cent repatriation, Kibirango sugg
Has Economic Liberalisation Delivered us From Hell?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
taxation theory. As a solution to the 100 per cent repatriation, Kibirango suggests a smarter way out. In his view, government should compel them to float shares on the local stock exchange so that Ugandans get a piece of the pie. In so... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Mart needs to grow overseas, and China's the big prizeU.S., Wal-Mart conquered the marketplace by offering "everyday low prices" to p
Mart needs to grow overseas, and China's the big prize
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 hours ago
U.S., Wal-Mart conquered the marketplace by offering "everyday low prices" to penny-pinching, bulk-buying customers, but Chinese shoppers have good reason to look for quality first, bargains second after scandals involving tainted and mislabeled... Read more
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Salon.com
Wal-Mart needs to grow overseas, and China’s the big prizeU.S., Wal-Mart conquered the marketplace by offering “everyday low prices” to p
Wal-Mart needs to grow overseas, and China’s the big prize
Salon.com / Posted 4 hours ago
U.S., Wal-Mart conquered the marketplace by offering “everyday low prices” to penny-pinching, bulk-buying customers, but Chinese shoppers have good reason to look for quality first, bargains second after scandals involving tainted and mislabeled... Read more
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Linn County Leader
Arthur I. Cyr: Taiwan reconfirms equality as well as democracyMay. 26, 2016 at 9:55 AM Tsai Ing-wen has been formally inaugurated as the new
Arthur I. Cyr: Taiwan reconfirms equality as well as democracy
Linn County Leader / Posted 4 hours ago
May. 26, 2016 at 9:55 AM Tsai Ing-wen has been formally inaugurated as the new President of Taiwan. She is the first woman to hold this top government position, a milestone of tremendous importance.This also brings political... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Wal-Mart needs to grow overseas, and China's the big prizeU.S., Wal-Mart conquered the marketplace by offering "everyday low prices" to p
Wal-Mart needs to grow overseas, and China's the big prize
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 hours ago
U.S., Wal-Mart conquered the marketplace by offering "everyday low prices" to penny-pinching, bulk-buying customers, but Chinese shoppers have good reason to look for quality first, bargains second after scandals involving tainted and mislabeled... Read more
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Daily Herald
Wal-Mart needs to grow overseas, and China's the big prizeU.S., Wal-Mart conquered the marketplace by offering "everyday low prices" to p
Wal-Mart needs to grow overseas, and China's the big prize
Daily Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
U.S., Wal-Mart conquered the marketplace by offering "everyday low prices" to penny-pinching, bulk-buying customers, but Chinese shoppers have good reason to look for quality first, bargains second after scandals involving tainted and mislabeled... Read more
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ABC News
Wal-Mart Needs to Grow Overseas, and China's the Big PrizeU.S., Wal-Mart conquered the marketplace by offering "everyday low prices" to p
Wal-Mart Needs to Grow Overseas, and China's the Big Prize
ABC News / Posted 5 hours ago
U.S., Wal-Mart conquered the marketplace by offering "everyday low prices" to penny-pinching, bulk-buying customers, but Chinese shoppers have good reason to look for quality first, bargains second after scandals involving tainted and mislabeled... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China's President Xi pledges more support for technology firmsBEIJING: China's President Xi Jinping has vowed to increase government support
China's President Xi pledges more support for technology firms
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 hours ago
BEIJING: China's President Xi Jinping has vowed to increase government support for technology companies, state media reported, in an attempt to raise the country's competitiveness that could also further fuel concerns over protectionism. Beijing has... Read more
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Reuters
China's President Xi pledges more support for technology firmsChinese President Xi Jinping goes down the stage after a speach on the opening
China's President Xi pledges more support for technology firms
Reuters / Posted 6 hours ago
Chinese President Xi Jinping goes down the stage after a speach on the opening ceremony of CICA, at Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing on 28 April, 2016. BEIJING China's President Xi Jinping has vowed to increase government support for technology... Read more
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CNBC
China backtracks on cross-border sales tax - just a month after it was introducedWhile news headlines were focusing on the adjustment of tax rates, the Chinese
China backtracks on cross-border sales tax - just a month after it was introduced
CNBC / Posted 6 hours ago
While news headlines were focusing on the adjustment of tax rates, the Chinese government also published the List of Products Eligible for cross-border E-commerce, known as the "Positive List" -- this is what has made the difference. Under the... Read more
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dna
Ports of amitynations but one family, where there is no politics, no conflicts and no dispute
Ports of amity
dna / Posted 6 hours ago
nations but one family, where there is no politics, no conflicts and no disputes. It is in this perspective that CPEC, the first flagship Project of the China One Belt and One Road Initiative of President Xi Jinping has been shaped. One Corridor... Read more
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The Financial Express
Xiaomi doesn’t want waiver of norms for retail outlets; its Make in India to involve 30% local sourcingChinese smartphone maker Xiaomi, which had earlier sought an exemption from the
Xiaomi doesn’t want waiver of norms for retail outlets; its Make in India to involve 30% local sourcing
The Financial Express / Posted 7 hours ago
Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi, which had earlier sought an exemption from the mandatory 30% local sourcing norms to set up its own retail outlets in India, has now said it doesn’t need the waiver any more, department of industrial policy and... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
It’s a new age for gender classificationstraight persuasion, the heterosexual. But now I discover I'm a "cisgender''.
It’s a new age for gender classification
Otago Daily Times / Posted 7 hours ago
straight persuasion, the heterosexual. But now I discover I'm a "cisgender''. It's too much. Lock me away. When I first struck this queer new word, I thought a cisgender must be more than slightly different. Cisgenders wouldn't merely bat... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos |05.30.16 | News & Observer An illuminated dragon is displayed at the Philadelp
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted 8 hours ago
05.30.16 | News & Observer An illuminated dragon is displayed at the Philadelphia Chinese Lantern Festival at Franklin Square in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on Saturday, May 28, 2016. Charles SykesAP Christian Jacobs, 5, of... Read more
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The Star
Fed, China fears force investors to check out of AsiaIf the Fed hikes rates in June, it might come at a time when the Chinese econom
Fed, China fears force investors to check out of Asia
The Star / Posted 9 hours ago
If the Fed hikes rates in June, it might come at a time when the Chinese economy weakens. SINGAPORE: Having dumped Asian shares on resurgent worries about China's economy, the spectre of more aggressive U.S. interest rate rises is now forcing global... Read more
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asianage
China hails ‘brotherly’ Africa ties after racist adChina and Africa are “good brothers” and China respects all people regardless o
China hails ‘brotherly’ Africa ties after racist ad
asianage / Posted 10 hours ago
China and Africa are “good brothers” and China respects all people regardless of race, the government said on Monday after a detergent maker apologised for an advert showing a black man bundled into a washing machine that many called racist. Foreign... Read more
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asianage
China hails �brotherly' Africa ties after racist adChina and Africa are “good brothers” and China respects all people regardless o
China hails �brotherly' Africa ties after racist ad
asianage / Posted 10 hours ago
China and Africa are “good brothers” and China respects all people regardless of race, the government said on Monday after a detergent maker apologised for an advert showing a black man bundled into a washing machine that many called racist. Foreign... Read more
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Reuters
Fed, China fears force investors to check out of Asiaworries about the health of the China's real economy. "If the Fed hikes rates
Fed, China fears force investors to check out of Asia
Reuters / Posted 10 hours ago
worries about the health of the China's real economy. "If the Fed hikes rates in June, it might come at a time when the Chinese economy weakens, and that could also mean that the Chinese currency starts to weaken again," said Herald van der... Read more
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AutoExpress
How China is shaping the future of the car industrythey’ll tell you they did Bentayga for China, and that’s true of us as well. DB
How China is shaping the future of the car industry
AutoExpress / Posted 11 hours ago
they’ll tell you they did Bentayga for China, and that’s true of us as well. DBX could possibly not exist without China.” Chinese Aston buyers are also different to European buyers, as Palmer explained: “The sports car buyer is much younger than... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Initiative to ignite female students into tech careersto ignite interest and encourage young females to consider careers in the tech
Initiative to ignite female students into tech careers
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 hours ago
to ignite interest and encourage young females to consider careers in the tech industry, NZTech director of member and government Jen Rutherford says.“The benefits of Shadow Tech Day are of such value to the New Zealand tech industry and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Swiss watchmakers threatened by homegrown low-cost rivalsmade'' label for less than US$2500 ($3734) contain some bits from that region a
Swiss watchmakers threatened by homegrown low-cost rivals
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
made'' label for less than US$2500 ($3734) contain some bits from that region anyway, he said. Swiss made is an official government designation certifying that a timepiece is mostly made of parts manufactured and assembled in Switzerland. This... Read more
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The Economic Times
Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed has rejected Beijing’s call to prevent the practice of Islam in Chinacall to prevent the practice of Islam in China . At a recently held 'Second
Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed has rejected Beijing’s call to prevent the practice of Islam in China
The Economic Times / Posted 12 hours ago
call to prevent the practice of Islam in China . At a recently held 'Second National Conference on Religion' in the Chinese capital, President Xi Jinping cautioned citizens to be vigilant against Islamic tendencies, such as Halal products.... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ dollar little changed as closed markets in US, UK keep traders eyeing FedUS dollar is firmer than before Mrs Yellen's comments, European and Asian equit
NZ dollar little changed as closed markets in US, UK keep traders eyeing Fed
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 12 hours ago
US dollar is firmer than before Mrs Yellen's comments, European and Asian equity values have continued to advance and the government bond market has not yet spat the dummy, although this will be tested when the US rates market reopens tonight.... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Nikkei Conference: NZ’s Response to the Trade ChallengeResponse to the Trade ChallengeMr Chairman, thank you for your introduction and
Nikkei Conference: NZ’s Response to the Trade Challenge
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 hours ago
Response to the Trade ChallengeMr Chairman, thank you for your introduction and for the opportunity to be here today as the Government representative for New Zealand.Like everyone in this room, New Zealand has a stake in the future of Asia.In the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Dollar stable as US, UK markets closedUSD is firmer than prior to Yellen's comments, European and Asian equity values
Dollar stable as US, UK markets closed
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
USD is firmer than prior to Yellen's comments, European and Asian equity values have continued to advance and the government bond market has not yet spat the dummy, although this will be tested when the US rates market reopens... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
North Korea linked to digital thefts from global bankshave tied the recent spate of digital breaches on Asian banks to North Korea, i
North Korea linked to digital thefts from global banks
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 13 hours ago
have tied the recent spate of digital breaches on Asian banks to North Korea, in what they say appears to be the first known case of a nation using digital attacks for financial gain. In three recent attacks on banks, according to... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
China bets on duty-free paradise to keep luxury spenders at homeof duty-free spending restrictions in February, with HNA Group Co. Ltd. reporti
China bets on duty-free paradise to keep luxury spenders at home
The Globe and Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
of duty-free spending restrictions in February, with HNA Group Co. Ltd. reporting a 160-per-cent surge in sales. Government initiatives, including 19 more duty-free shops nationwide, come as sales of the types of luxury goods that line... Read more
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Business Standard India
Commerce ministry bats for local sourcing waiver for Applevalue locally. This rule can, however, be relaxed for companies which bring “cu
Commerce ministry bats for local sourcing waiver for Apple
Business Standard India / Posted 14 hours ago
value locally. This rule can, however, be relaxed for companies which bring “cutting edge” technology to India, subject to government approval. A panel, comprising the DIPP secretary, a member of the NITI Aayog and representatives from the... Read more
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dna
China hails brotherly Africa relations after 'racist' advertisement outcryChina and Africa are "good brothers" and China respects all people regardless o
China hails brotherly Africa relations after 'racist' advertisement outcry
dna / Posted 14 hours ago
China and Africa are "good brothers" and China respects all people regardless of race, the government said on Monday after a detergent maker apologised for an advert showing a black man bundled into a washing machine that many called racist. In the... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
For sale: Greek islands, hotels and historic sitesIn Greece today, government power comes with few trappings. Unable to tap capit
For sale: Greek islands, hotels and historic sites
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 15 hours ago
In Greece today, government power comes with few trappings. Unable to tap capital markets and dependent wholly on international aid, the debt-stricken country’s senior officials are acrobats in a tightrope act. They are placating creditors, whose... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
China hails brotherly Africa relations after ‘racist’ ad outcryChina and Africa are “good brothers” and China respects all people regardless o
China hails brotherly Africa relations after ‘racist’ ad outcry
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 16 hours ago
China and Africa are “good brothers” and China respects all people regardless of race, the government said on Monday after a detergent maker apologised for an advert showing a black man bundled into a washing machine that many called racist. In the... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
When the Camera Speakswill be seen here. They agreed to share their work and their stories, and when
When the Camera Speaks
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 17 hours ago
will be seen here. They agreed to share their work and their stories, and when pressed, their opinions about how a modern government controlling the images of war might not be such a good idea. We are in the age of SnapChat and Instagram when... Read more
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DW
France posts better-than-expected growth |The eurozone's second-largest economy grew by 0.6 percent quarter-on-quarter in
France posts better-than-expected growth |
DW / Posted 17 hours ago
The eurozone's second-largest economy grew by 0.6 percent quarter-on-quarter in the first three months of the year, the French statistics agency Insee reported Monday in presenting its second estimate. Year-on-year, France logged 1.4 percent growth... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China hails brotherly Africa relations after 'racist' ad outcryBEIJING: China and Africa are "good brothers" and China respects all people reg
China hails brotherly Africa relations after 'racist' ad outcry
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 hours ago
BEIJING: China and Africa are "good brothers" and China respects all people regardless of race, the government said on Monday after a detergent maker apologised for an advert showing a black man bundled into a washing machine that many called... Read more
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