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Hindustantimes.com
China will get involved if India foments trouble in Balochistan: Chinese think tankany Indian “plot” disrupts the $46 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CP
China will get involved if India foments trouble in Balochistan: Chinese think tank
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 58 minutes ago
any Indian “plot” disrupts the $46 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) in restive Balochistan, an influential Chinese think tank has warned India. Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s reference to Balochistan in his Independence Day speech... Read more
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CBC.ca
Dos and don'ts for Trudeau raising human rights in ChinaThere's one question Prime Minister Justin Trudeau can be certain reporters wil
Dos and don'ts for Trudeau raising human rights in China
CBC.ca / Posted an hour ago
There's one question Prime Minister Justin Trudeau can be certain reporters will ask him on his first official trip to China this week. "Did you bring up human rights?" And it won't stop there. "Did you bring up human rights forcefully enough?... Read more
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dna
China's top 500 firms report first revenue decline in 15 yearsChina's top 500 enterprises reported their first annual decline in combined rev
China's top 500 firms report first revenue decline in 15 years
dna / Posted 3 hours ago
China's top 500 enterprises reported their first annual decline in combined revenues in 15 years, with a 0.07% drop last year, as the economy continued to slow down amid falling oil prices and overcapacity issues. Among the top 500 firms, 155... Read more
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Business Wire
Net Profit of Xingye Copper for 6 Months Ended 2016 Increases 73.4%the year. Prospects Copper manufacturing business The Group believes that un
Net Profit of Xingye Copper for 6 Months Ended 2016 Increases 73.4%
Business Wire / Posted 4 hours ago
the year. Prospects Copper manufacturing business The Group believes that under the favorable development trend in the first half of the year, with the optimization of a series of fundamental tasks together with the efforts of all employees,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
As Obama heads to Laos, signs of a tilt away from Chinamonk poses for a picture at Wat Ong Teu temple in Vientiane, Laos. (EPA photo)
As Obama heads to Laos, signs of a tilt away from China
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 hours ago
monk poses for a picture at Wat Ong Teu temple in Vientiane, Laos. (EPA photo) VIENTIANE - The secretive communist government of Laos, a country with a population of less than 7 million, rarely causes a ripple on the diplomatic circuit. And... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
As Obama heads to Laos for Asean, signs of a tilt away from ChinaThe secretive communist government of Laos, a country with a population of less
As Obama heads to Laos for Asean, signs of a tilt away from China
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 hours ago
The secretive communist government of Laos, a country with a population of less than 7 million, rarely causes a ripple on the diplomatic circuit. And yet its sleepy capital will spring to life next week when global leaders arrive for an Asian... Read more
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Times of Malta
Notes from a Greek islandof women with curvy bodies and amazing buildings that are the world’s architect
Notes from a Greek island
Times of Malta / Posted 6 hours ago
of women with curvy bodies and amazing buildings that are the world’s architectural envy, it is not easy to be cheerful. First of there is the tiny matter of having to look in the mirror and realising that, well, modern-day abs are not quite what... Read more
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New Kerala
Impact of "American Dream" in changing global order - newkerala.com #110739its founding in different parts of the world and their impact on the American s
Impact of "American Dream" in changing global order - newkerala.com #110739
New Kerala / Posted 7 hours ago
its founding in different parts of the world and their impact on the American society itself. Major events have been the first and second world wars. Of interest is the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbour and the US Army's role in World War II, both... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
How to diversify an economy: Four lessons for CanadaI want you to know Canadians for our resourcefulness.” He will undoubtedly be
How to diversify an economy: Four lessons for Canada
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
I want you to know Canadians for our resourcefulness.” He will undoubtedly be highlighting this theme next week during his first state visit to China, which is in the midst of a crucial economic transformation of its own. This includes a costly... Read more
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Reuters
As Obama heads to Laos, signs of a tilt away from ChinaVIENTIANE The secretive communist government of Laos, a country with a populati
As Obama heads to Laos, signs of a tilt away from China
Reuters / Posted 7 hours ago
VIENTIANE The secretive communist government of Laos, a country with a population of less than 7 million, rarely causes a ripple on the diplomatic circuit. And yet its sleepy capital will spring to life next week when global leaders arrive for an... Read more
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CNBC
Obama to visit the 'battery of Asia' as communist Laos opens upwhose dispute with China over the South China Sea has pushed it into a deepenin
Obama to visit the 'battery of Asia' as communist Laos opens up
CNBC / Posted 7 hours ago
whose dispute with China over the South China Sea has pushed it into a deepening alliance with the United States. "The new government is more influenced by the Vietnamese than the Chinese," said a Western diplomat in Southeast Asia." "It's never... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Vatican hopeful of end to 65-year diplomatic deadlock with Chinathe Holy See, peppered his speech with historic reminders of the work of Cardin
Vatican hopeful of end to 65-year diplomatic deadlock with China
Asian Correspondent / Posted 8 hours ago
the Holy See, peppered his speech with historic reminders of the work of Cardinal Celso Costantini, who was the first Apostolic Delegate to China in 1922. “Celso Costantini successfully completed a mission of extraordinary importance:... Read more
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Reuters
As Obama heads to Laos, signs of a tilt away from Chinathe Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, August 26, 2016. REUTERS/Yur
As Obama heads to Laos, signs of a tilt away from China
Reuters / Posted 9 hours ago
the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, August 26, 2016. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas VIENTIANE The secretive communist government of Laos, a country with a population of less than 7 million, rarely causes a ripple on the diplomatic circuit. And... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Mission tanks as rescuers try to save sharks from barreleased into the ocean. "I'm not surprised the mission has failed because it
Mission tanks as rescuers try to save sharks from bar
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 10 hours ago
released into the ocean. "I'm not surprised the mission has failed because it has not been conducted properly in the first place," she told Spectrum. "They are violating the rights of the actual owners of the sharks. If a rescue was to be... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
As Obama heads to Laos, signs of a tilt away from ChinaVIENTIANE: The secretive communist government of Laos, a country with a populat
As Obama heads to Laos, signs of a tilt away from China
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 hours ago
VIENTIANE: The secretive communist government of Laos, a country with a population of less than 7 million, rarely causes a ripple on the diplomatic circuit. And yet its sleepy capital will spring to life next week when global leaders arrive for an... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Power play tackles hearts and mindsin Bangkok. PHOTO: Paritta Wangkiat When Ratchaburi Electricity Generating Hol
Power play tackles hearts and minds
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 11 hours ago
in Bangkok. PHOTO: Paritta Wangkiat When Ratchaburi Electricity Generating Holding announced it was partnering the Chinese in a nuclear power project, it offered a rare opportunity for Thai technicians to get first-hand experience of the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Husband: Houston businesswoman detained in China suffered 'mental torture'A Houston businesswoman who Chinese authorities charged with spying last month
Husband: Houston businesswoman detained in China suffered 'mental torture'
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 hours ago
A Houston businesswoman who Chinese authorities charged with spying last month after detaining her for more than a year was coerced into a confession and has been hospitalized twice after prolonged interrogation she described as "mental torture," her... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Jim Rogers Explains What He Is Doing Before "The Next Time The World Comes To An End"going to let people go bankrupt, which I hope they do.” He then emphasized, “th
Jim Rogers Explains What He Is Doing Before "The Next Time The World Comes To An End"
Zero Hedge / Posted 13 hours ago
going to let people go bankrupt, which I hope they do.” He then emphasized, “they don't do that in the West. The communist Chinese are going to let people go bankrupt, because they're good capitalists.” China has amassed debt and will not be able... Read more
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The Hindu
Kollywood number served as a funeral songSingapore government played the song "Thanjavuru Manneduthu" from the film Pork
Kollywood number served as a funeral song
The Hindu / Posted 15 hours ago
Singapore government played the song "Thanjavuru Manneduthu" from the film Porkalam at the beginning of the State funeral for two-time President S.R. Nathan. Many must have found it strange that the Singapore government played the song “Thanjavuru... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Eighty Years On - Is 2016 the New 1936?remarks somewhere that all great world-historic facts and personages appear, so
Eighty Years On - Is 2016 the New 1936?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
remarks somewhere that all great world-historic facts and personages appear, so to speak, twice. He forgot to add: the first time as tragedy, the second time as farce (Karl Marx, 1852). We would all prefer a farce to a tragedy, so let us hope... Read more
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The Borneo Post
TYT praises Komca for making Kuching popularfelt very welcome due to our friendliness.” “Kuching has grown and it is now f
TYT praises Komca for making Kuching popular
The Borneo Post / Posted 18 hours ago
felt very welcome due to our friendliness.” “Kuching has grown and it is now four times the size compared to when we first formed Malaysia, and our popularity in the tourist calendar will depend a great deal on this characteristic.” Taib... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Gazetting Bukit Sarang and Binyo Penyilam as national parksMina Wildlife Corridor. “The purpose is to have a virtual connectivity between
Gazetting Bukit Sarang and Binyo Penyilam as national parks
The Borneo Post / Posted 18 hours ago
Mina Wildlife Corridor. “The purpose is to have a virtual connectivity between the two areas for conservation. It’s the first of its kind in Sarawak. Everythihg is already in place and ready for legal protection,” Joanes added on the key... Read more
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asianage
Woman power can’t mask India’s overall failureLondon four years ago, the achievement had to be taken with a pinch of salt as
Woman power can’t mask India’s overall failure
asianage / Posted 18 hours ago
London four years ago, the achievement had to be taken with a pinch of salt as she bagged the medal only after her dominant Chinese opponent withdrew midway through the match with injury. There can be no such complaints about Sindhu’s... Read more
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asianage
Woman power can't mask India's overall failureLondon four years ago, the achievement had to be taken with a pinch of salt as
Woman power can't mask India's overall failure
asianage / Posted 18 hours ago
London four years ago, the achievement had to be taken with a pinch of salt as she bagged the medal only after her dominant Chinese opponent withdrew midway through the match with injury. There can be no such complaints about Sindhu’s... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Hmong refugees in U.S. advise newcomers - put your past behind...of an effort by local residents and the International Rescue Committee to reset
Hmong refugees in U.S. advise newcomers - put your past behind...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 20 hours ago
of an effort by local residents and the International Rescue Committee to resettle some 150 refugees over the next year. First to arrive was a family of six from the Democratic Republic of Congo. The rest are expected to come from such nations... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Can We Liberians Achieve Our Own 'Great Leap Forward'?to advancement in the shortest possible time. It is a phrase which originated f
How Can We Liberians Achieve Our Own 'Great Leap Forward'?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
to advancement in the shortest possible time. It is a phrase which originated from a series of programs initiated by the Chinese under the leadership of the late Chairman Mao Tse Tung, which was continued by Deng Xiaoping, who added a bit of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
CBCP urges Congress to pass whistle-blower protection actNational Broadband Network (NBN) contract of the then administration of former
CBCP urges Congress to pass whistle-blower protection act
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
National Broadband Network (NBN) contract of the then administration of former President Gloria-Macapagal Arroyo with Chinese firm ZTE Corp. Arroyo was charged with two counts of graft for approving the deal despite knowing its irregularities... Read more
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Daily Maverick
amaBhungane: The Smuggler, The Spook and The Grabberadvantage for your political masters via the most clandestine and deniable of m
amaBhungane: The Smuggler, The Spook and The Grabber
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
advantage for your political masters via the most clandestine and deniable of means. Neither Lotter nor Pooe appear, at first glance, to fit either bill. Lotter is an ageing Mpumalanga farmer, now battling cancer – and Pooe is an obscure... Read more
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Quartz
Behind the birther movement challenging Gabon’s 50 year-old political dynastyhead of state and left more than 50 children to squabble over his massive inher
Behind the birther movement challenging Gabon’s 50 year-old political dynasty
Quartz / Posted yesterday
head of state and left more than 50 children to squabble over his massive inheritance . Doubts about Ali Bongo’s origins first entered the public debate after French journalist Pierre Péan claimed in his 2014 bookNouvelles Affaires Africaines... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘I don’t want to protest. I just want peace but...’then fired more tear-gas into the grounds of the nearby Harare Magistrate’s Cou
‘I don’t want to protest. I just want peace but...’
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
then fired more tear-gas into the grounds of the nearby Harare Magistrate’s Court where scores of protesters fled the first tear-gas. One of those was Sten Zvorwadza, chair of the National Vendors’ Union. “Why do we have to suffer this... Read more
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Orange County Register
Gabon's leader gives elephants free rein, and rural voters don't forgeteven moved into a small cabin at the edge of the field so she could keep a 24-h
Gabon's leader gives elephants free rein, and rural voters don't forget
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
even moved into a small cabin at the edge of the field so she could keep a 24-hour watch. Every night she waited. At the first sound of breaking branches, she beat on a metal drum that echoed through the forest of Lopé National Park. It was no... Read more
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Breitbart
North Korea: Kim Jong-Un Celebrates Ballistic Missile Test with 'Mass Dancing'Korea’s communist dictatorship had two reasons to celebrate this week: the anni
North Korea: Kim Jong-Un Celebrates Ballistic Missile Test with 'Mass Dancing'
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
Korea’s communist dictatorship had two reasons to celebrate this week: the anniversary of the imposition of its “military first” ideology and the allegedly successful test of a ballistic missile under the watchful eye of Kim Jong-un. In photos of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Betting on L&T Finance and Bodal Chemicals in long term: Vikas Sethi, MD, Sethi FinmartVikas Sethi: First stock which I would like to recommend today from a long ter
Betting on L&T Finance and Bodal Chemicals in long term: Vikas Sethi, MD, Sethi Finmart
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
Vikas Sethi: First stock which I would like to recommend today from a long term point of view would be an L&T Finance it is a leading NBFC company with a strong parentage of L&T. As far as NBFC sector is concerned I am pretty bullish on this sector... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Mike Parr's Foreign looking is surprising and confronting1970s through to the present. It is difficult to speak of a unifying theme in
Mike Parr's Foreign looking is surprising and confronting
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
1970s through to the present. It is difficult to speak of a unifying theme in Parr's art, but three aspects come to mind. Firstly, most of Parr's art springs from a concept that is realised through performance. This applies as much to the... Read more
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The Age
Mike Parr's Foreign looking is surprising and confronting1970s through to the present. It is difficult to speak of a unifying theme in
Mike Parr's Foreign looking is surprising and confronting
The Age / Posted yesterday
1970s through to the present. It is difficult to speak of a unifying theme in Parr's art, but three aspects come to mind. Firstly, most of Parr's art springs from a concept that is realised through performance. This applies as much to the... Read more
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Scotsman
Scotland air link to China by 2021 if air passenger duty cutyears if air passenger duty (APD) is cut, Edinburgh Airport has claimed. Chief
Scotland air link to China by 2021 if air passenger duty cut
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
years if air passenger duty (APD) is cut, Edinburgh Airport has claimed. Chief executive Gordon Dewar said the Scottish Government’s plans to halve the tax from 2018 would be the catalyst for many new routes. He said he expected a China link to... Read more
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Breitbart
Hillary Clinton's Foreign Policy Legacy: A More Unstable, Less Free Worldto the nation’s highest office. On the surface, Secretary Clinton’s resume app
Hillary Clinton's Foreign Policy Legacy: A More Unstable, Less Free World
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
to the nation’s highest office. On the surface, Secretary Clinton’s resume appears impressive. She served the nation as First Lady for eight years, as twice-elected U.S. Senator from New York for eight years, and as the 67th U.S. Secretary of... Read more
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Japan Today
What investors can learn from Uber's bumpy ride in China ‹ Japan Todayif the brawl hasn’t really ended and the deal announced worsens for Uber before
What investors can learn from Uber's bumpy ride in China ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted yesterday
if the brawl hasn’t really ended and the deal announced worsens for Uber before it closes - if it closes at all. Didi’s Chinese investors include Tencent, which owns messaging and calling app WeChat, and Alibaba, which owns online retailing... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Eastern promises: Your guide to the PM’s diplomatic visit to ChinaJustin Trudeau got his first taste of China in 1983 as he tagged along on Pierr
Eastern promises: Your guide to the PM’s diplomatic visit to China
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
Justin Trudeau got his first taste of China in 1983 as he tagged along on Pierre Trudeau’s last official mission to Beijing. He was 11 at the time, and his father, in his final months as prime minister, was working on nuclear disarmament as part of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Jun Lozada conviction bad for whistle-blowersseparate leasehold rights over public lands to his brother Jose Orlando Lozada
Jun Lozada conviction bad for whistle-blowers
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
separate leasehold rights over public lands to his brother Jose Orlando Lozada and a private company when he headed the government-owned Philippine Forest Corp. Lozada and his brother were sentenced to six to 10 years imprisonment for violating... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
A Chinese dynasty with a 21st-century outlookon an enormous red carpet to receive a clutch of world leaders. One by one, sta
A Chinese dynasty with a 21st-century outlook
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
on an enormous red carpet to receive a clutch of world leaders. One by one, statesmen from near and far walked up to the Chinese President to shake hands on the occasion of his first military parade last September. Standing next to his wife, Peng... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
BOOK EXTRACT: Three Cities: Seeking Hope in the Anthropocenesense of the news from around the world. Most crucially of all, the ominous sig
BOOK EXTRACT: Three Cities: Seeking Hope in the Anthropocene
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted yesterday
sense of the news from around the world. Most crucially of all, the ominous signs of the onset of the Anthropocene, the first geological era in which humankind is the dominant driver of planetary change. I was also deeply worried by the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Reckoning Looms - Central Bankers Really Don't Know What They're Doingto ignore because it could possibly fit within the paradigm of “transitory”, a
The Reckoning Looms - Central Bankers Really Don't Know What They're Doing
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
to ignore because it could possibly fit within the paradigm of “transitory”, a one-off aberration that was some mysterious Chinese viral contagion and thus of not any great, lingering importance. The recurrence in the first part of 2016, though,... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Husband: Houston businesswoman detained in China suffered 'mental torture'A Houston businesswoman who Chinese authorities charged with spying last month
Husband: Houston businesswoman detained in China suffered 'mental torture'
Houston Chronicle / Posted yesterday
A Houston businesswoman who Chinese authorities charged with spying last month after detaining her for more than a year was coerced into a confession and has been hospitalized twice after prolonged interrogation she described as "mental torture," her... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Property prices - Canada acts, NZ waitsLike Auckland, Vancouver has been a magnet for offshore investors. Photo / 123R
Property prices - Canada acts, NZ waits
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Like Auckland, Vancouver has been a magnet for offshore investors. Photo / 123RF Here's an idea for the New Zealand Government: slap a foreign property buyers' tax on all transactions they make in Auckland, to take the top off the housing... Read more
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NBC News
California Data Disaggregation Bill Sparks Debate in Asian-American CommunityNew York Police Department officer Peter Liang, who fatally shot an unarmed bla
California Data Disaggregation Bill Sparks Debate in Asian-American Community
NBC News / Posted yesterday
New York Police Department officer Peter Liang, who fatally shot an unarmed black man by accident in 2014. Some in the Chinese-American community believed Liang, also Chinese, was offered up as a sacrifice for white officers never indicted in... Read more
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The Herald News
Marijuana industry taking root in Fall Riverfull legalization could "open gates" to growing industry. If you go to a hash
Marijuana industry taking root in Fall River
The Herald News / Posted yesterday
full legalization could "open gates" to growing industry. If you go to a hash bar in Amsterdam, your server will ask you first: What kind of high do you want? Do you want your head to float? Do you want your body to feel no pain? Are you going... Read more
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Raw Story
Alex Jones seethes in rage over Clinton’s jabs: ‘They have created a fake Alex Jones!’in Reno, Nevada, where she attacked the resistance to her takeover of this coun
Alex Jones seethes in rage over Clinton’s jabs: ‘They have created a fake Alex Jones!’
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
in Reno, Nevada, where she attacked the resistance to her takeover of this country by foreign banks, the Saudi Arabian government, the communist Chinese and others,” Jones said, with as much gravitas as he could muster, as an advertisement for... Read more
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WA Today
Foreign investment, the economic stimulus we love to hateinvestment in Australian businesses is so unpopular with so many people and suc
Foreign investment, the economic stimulus we love to hate
WA Today / Posted yesterday
investment in Australian businesses is so unpopular with so many people and such a hot potato for Malcolm Turnbull and his government, why do we persist with it? Short answer: because we prefer our material standard of living to go up, not... Read more
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The Age
Foreign investment, the economic stimulus we love to hateinvestment in Australian businesses is so unpopular with so many people and suc
Foreign investment, the economic stimulus we love to hate
The Age / Posted yesterday
investment in Australian businesses is so unpopular with so many people and such a hot potato for Malcolm Turnbull and his government, why do we persist with it? Short answer: because we prefer our material standard of living to go up, not... Read more
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