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The Financial Express
Inside Google’s quest to shape the rules of the driverless roadEarlier this year, Google began discussions with most of the world’s top automa
Inside Google’s quest to shape the rules of the driverless road
The Financial Express / Posted 4 hours ago
Earlier this year, Google began discussions with most of the world’s top automakers and assembled a team of traditional and nontraditional suppliers to speed efforts to bring self-driving cars to the market by 2020. (AP) The Alamo Drafthouse Cinema... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Moscow's Chief Architect Envisions the City's FutureFor many years, Triumfalnaya Ploshchad was a nondescript square across from Mos
Moscow's Chief Architect Envisions the City's Future
The Moscow Times / Posted 11 hours ago
For many years, Triumfalnaya Ploshchad was a nondescript square across from Moscow's beating heart. It was an occasional meeting point for anti-regime protesters, a space to get across to reach somewhere else. Today, however, it is an example of... Read more
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New York Magazine
Protestors at California Trump Rally Turn Violent, While Cruz Distances Himself from Even the Memory of John BoehnerThe faces of modern America. Photo: Matt Pearce, Los Angeles Times Get fresh i
Protestors at California Trump Rally Turn Violent, While Cruz Distances Himself from Even the Memory of John Boehner
New York Magazine / Posted 15 hours ago
The faces of modern America. Photo: Matt Pearce, Los Angeles Times Get fresh intelligence delivered every weekday morning. Good morning and welcome to Fresh Intelligence, our roundup of the stories, ideas, and memes you'll be talking about today.... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
'Never give up fight,' Sudburians toldWorkers should fight to have inquests into mining deaths conducted sooner than
'Never give up fight,' Sudburians told
The Sudbury Star / Posted 17 hours ago
Workers should fight to have inquests into mining deaths conducted sooner than four, five, six or even seven years after employees are killed on the job, to spare their families years of extra suffering, says a labour leader. Families must relive,... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Bill would allow employees to carry guns on campusKNOXVILLE - Professors could soon be packing heat in the classroom. It's the i
Bill would allow employees to carry guns on campus
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 19 hours ago
KNOXVILLE - Professors could soon be packing heat in the classroom. It's the intention of a new bill sitting on the Governor's desk. If signed, it would impact all Tennessee state colleges and universities. The bill says if a full-time employee has... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Ban on NCAA satellite camps rescindedSatellite camps are back -- at least for this summer. The NCAA Division I Boar
Ban on NCAA satellite camps rescinded
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
Satellite camps are back -- at least for this summer. The NCAA Division I Board of Directors today rescinded the ruling that restricted satellite camps for college football teams, the organization announced today. The Board's rationale was that the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Harbaugh, rejoice! Ban on NCAA satellite camps rescindedSatellite camps are back -- at least for this summer. The NCAA Division I Boar
Harbaugh, rejoice! Ban on NCAA satellite camps rescinded
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
Satellite camps are back -- at least for this summer. The NCAA Division I Board of Directors today rescinded the ruling that restricted satellite camps for college football teams. There was some thought that this was possible after NCAA vice... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
U.S. Senate panel OKs $220 million to aid Flint, other cities with water problemsThe Senate Environment and Public Works Committee backed the bipartisan deal as
U.S. Senate panel OKs $220 million to aid Flint, other cities with water problems
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted yesterday
The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee backed the bipartisan deal as part of a broader, $4.8 billion bill that authorizes water-related projects across the country for flood control, harbor deepening and other steps. The bill was... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Focus on jobs when defining 'independent contractor' statusAs the Vermont Legislature moves toward adjournment, several bills won’t make t
Focus on jobs when defining 'independent contractor' status
The Addison County Independent / Posted yesterday
As the Vermont Legislature moves toward adjournment, several bills won’t make the deadline and will die half-baked in their development. One such bill, H.867. dealt with how to define an independent contractor. It was controversial because it was... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Eight Kota Belud villages benefit from water project Kota Belud: Some 450 households in eight villages in the district here are be
Eight Kota Belud villages benefit from water project
Sabah Daily Express / Posted yesterday
Kota Belud: Some 450 households in eight villages in the district here are benefiting from the Earthquake Disaster Relief-Water Mitigation project completed in March this year after months of... Read more
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The Brown Daily Herald
Years of activism shape Paxson administrationAcross college campuses nationwide, administrators have grappled with how to ad
Years of activism shape Paxson administration
The Brown Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
Across college campuses nationwide, administrators have grappled with how to address the demands of students calling for increased support regarding issues of diversity and inclusion. Their reactions include responses as disparate as the “muted... Read more
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Business Wire
Mainstay Medical Intl. PLC UK Regulatory Announcement: Mainstay Medical Publishes its 2015 Annual ReportMainstay Medical International plc (“Mainstay” or the “Company” listed on Euron
Mainstay Medical Intl. PLC UK Regulatory Announcement: Mainstay Medical Publishes its 2015 Annual Report
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
Mainstay Medical International plc (“Mainstay” or the “Company” listed on Euronext Paris: MSTY.PA and ESM of the Irish Stock Exchange: MSTY.IE) today announces that it has published its 2015 Annual Report. About Mainstay Mainstay is a medical... Read more
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Business Wire
Mainstay Medical publie son Rapport Annuel 2015Mainstay Medical International plc (« Mainstay » ou la « Société » cotée sur Eu
Mainstay Medical publie son Rapport Annuel 2015
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
Mainstay Medical International plc (« Mainstay » ou la « Société » cotée sur Euronext Paris: MSTY.PA et l’ESM de la Bourse irlandaise: MSTY.IE) annonce aujourd’hui la publication de son Rapport Annuel 2015. À propos de Mainstay Mainstay est une... Read more
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Business Wire
Mainstay Medical Publishes its 2015 Annual ReportMainstay Medical International plc (“Mainstay” or the “Company” listed on Euron
Mainstay Medical Publishes its 2015 Annual Report
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
Mainstay Medical International plc (“Mainstay” or the “Company” listed on Euronext Paris: MSTY.PA and ESM of the Irish Stock Exchange: MSTY.IE) today announces that it has published its 2015 Annual Report. About Mainstay Mainstay is a medical... Read more
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Business Wire
Mexichem Reports 2016 First Quarter ResultsTLALNEPANTLA DE BAZ, Mexico--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mexichem, S.A.B. de C.V. (BMV: ME
Mexichem Reports 2016 First Quarter Results
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
TLALNEPANTLA DE BAZ, Mexico--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mexichem, S.A.B. de C.V. (BMV: MEXCHEM*) (“the Company” or “Mexichem”) today announced its unaudited results for the first quarter of 2016. The figures have been prepared in accordance with International... Read more
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TechNewsWorld.com
Pentagon to Open New Cyberfront in War Against ISISThe Obama administration has authorized a new online campaign in its slow, grin
Pentagon to Open New Cyberfront in War Against ISIS
TechNewsWorld.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Obama administration has authorized a new online campaign in its slow, grinding war against ISIS, The New York Times reported earlier this week. The Pentagon's Cyber Command will target ISIS in a way that essentially will get inside the heads of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CSR 'Sours' Relationship"There is no cordial relationship between CICO and the people of Louisiana Town
CSR 'Sours' Relationship
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
"There is no cordial relationship between CICO and the people of Louisiana Township. I see absolutely no relationship. We once blocked the road because we thought it was the only language the Chinese guys could understand," the Secretary General of... Read more
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Washington City Paper
‘Sediment’ Detected in Water at Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary School [UPDATE]D.C. Public Schools is providing bottled water to students and staff at Martin
‘Sediment’ Detected in Water at Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary School [UPDATE]
Washington City Paper / Posted 2 days ago
D.C. Public Schools is providing bottled water to students and staff at Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary School in Congress Heights due to "sediment" found in water at the school this past weekend. In a reply, DCPS' official account posted a... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
Land swap, bullies like Springsteen, nukes, clean energy, and moreEditor, 235 S. Nevada Ave., CS, CO 80903 • email: letters@csindy.com If your c
Land swap, bullies like Springsteen, nukes, clean energy, and more
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 2 days ago
Editor, 235 S. Nevada Ave., CS, CO 80903 • email: letters@csindy.com If your comments are mailed or emailed to us, we'll consider them for publication — unless you request otherwise. Please include your name, city of residence and a daytime phone... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lassa Fever Is a National TragedyHealth experts in Nigeria have said that the recurrent Lassa fever outbreak in
Lassa Fever Is a National Tragedy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Health experts in Nigeria have said that the recurrent Lassa fever outbreak in Nigeria is akin to a national embarrassment and that it will be no exagerration to describe it as a national tragedy. Expressing dissatisfaction, the Chairman, Lassa Fever... Read more
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New Kerala
Medicos, staff protest bomb threat in Imphal medical institute - newkerala.com #55098Imphal April 27 : Medical students and employees of the Regional Institute of M
Medicos, staff protest bomb threat in Imphal medical institute - newkerala.com #55098
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Imphal April 27 : Medical students and employees of the Regional Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS), Imphal, on Wednesday staged a sit-in protest against the lobbing of a Chinese-made hand grenade at the Out Patient Department two days ago.... Read more
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The Financial Express
India, Pakistan agree to remain in touch: Foreign Secys break the ice, remain frostyForeign Secretary S Jaishankar had an almost 100-minute meeting Tuesday with vi
India, Pakistan agree to remain in touch: Foreign Secys break the ice, remain frosty
The Financial Express / Posted 2 days ago
Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar had an almost 100-minute meeting Tuesday with visiting Pakistani counterpart Aizaz Ahmed Chaudhary but there was no indication that the two countries had been able to unlock the diplomatic deadlock and resume the... Read more
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The New Yorker
Saving America from Plastic BagsThe world uses and throws away more than a trillion plastic bags a year.Credit
Saving America from Plastic Bags
The New Yorker / Posted 2 days ago
The world uses and throws away more than a trillion plastic bags a year.Credit Illustration by Oliver Munday; Source: Stan Honda / AFP / Getty (City) Jennie Romer moved from California to New York about four years ago to save the city from plastic... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Tour reveals Kansans' frustration with politics of budget, education and taxesHAYS — Towering sculptures of four iconic Kansans anchoring the Capitol’s rotun
Tour reveals Kansans' frustration with politics of budget, education and taxes
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
HAYS — Towering sculptures of four iconic Kansans anchoring the Capitol’s rotunda emerged from the cluttered, dusty workshop of artist Pete Felten. Since installed in 1981, the 2,000-pound monuments have stood as a testament to courage, leadership... Read more
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The Indian Express
India, Pakistan agree to remain in touch: Foreign Secys break the ice, remain frostyForeign Secretary S Jaishankar and his Pakistani counterpart Aizaz Ahmed Chaudh
India, Pakistan agree to remain in touch: Foreign Secys break the ice, remain frosty
The Indian Express / Posted 2 days ago
Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar and his Pakistani counterpart Aizaz Ahmed Chaudhry. (Source: Twitter/@MEAIndia) Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar had an almost 100-minute meeting Tuesday with visiting Pakistani counterpart Aizaz Ahmed Chaudhary but... Read more
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Summit Daily News
The Colorado news roundup: Wolves, wildfires and weed ()Here’s what’s happening across Colorado today: Colorado expecting average to b
The Colorado news roundup: Wolves, wildfires and weed ()
Summit Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Here’s what’s happening across Colorado today: Colorado expecting average to below-average wildfire season DENVER — Firefighters said Tuesday they expect another average or below-average wildfire season in Colorado in 2016, the third mild year in a... Read more
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guardian-series
Privatisation could lead to stronger Channel 4: WhittingdalePrivatising Channel 4 by bringing in a company with "deep pockets" could give t
Privatisation could lead to stronger Channel 4: Whittingdale
guardian-series / Posted 3 days ago
Privatising Channel 4 by bringing in a company with "deep pockets" could give the broadcaster a "stronger future", the Culture Secretary has said. The channel is "entirely dependent" on "volatile" advertising revenue and the Government is looking at... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Privatisation could lead to stronger Channel 4: WhittingdalePrivatising Channel 4 by bringing in a company with "deep pockets" could give t
Privatisation could lead to stronger Channel 4: Whittingdale
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Privatising Channel 4 by bringing in a company with "deep pockets" could give the broadcaster a "stronger future", the Culture Secretary has said. The channel is "entirely dependent" on "volatile" advertising revenue and the Government is looking at... Read more
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Harrow Times
Privatisation could lead to stronger Channel 4: WhittingdalePrivatising Channel 4 by bringing in a company with "deep pockets" could give t
Privatisation could lead to stronger Channel 4: Whittingdale
Harrow Times / Posted 3 days ago
Privatising Channel 4 by bringing in a company with "deep pockets" could give the broadcaster a "stronger future", the Culture Secretary has said. The channel is "entirely dependent" on "volatile" advertising revenue and the Government is looking at... Read more
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FOX News
Does U.N. Anti-Poverty Cheerleader Have Conflict of Interest?Economist Jeffrey Sachs, the director of Columbia University’s Earth Institute
Does U.N. Anti-Poverty Cheerleader Have Conflict of Interest?
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
Economist Jeffrey Sachs, the director of Columbia University’s Earth Institute and special adviser on millennium development goals to United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, is one of the world’s most outspoken promoters of the U.N.’s... Read more
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FOX News
Most expensive weapon ever built limps toward finish lineWith a $110-million price-tag, the F-35 fighter jet is the most expensive weapo
Most expensive weapon ever built limps toward finish line
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
With a $110-million price-tag, the F-35 fighter jet is the most expensive weapon ever built for America's arsenal -- but nine years into development, it's also a weapon still "not acceptable for combat," and plagued by huge cost overruns that one... Read more
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This is West Country
Privatisation could lead to stronger Channel 4: WhittingdalePrivatising Channel 4 by bringing in a company with "deep pockets" could give t
Privatisation could lead to stronger Channel 4: Whittingdale
This is West Country / Posted 3 days ago
Privatising Channel 4 by bringing in a company with "deep pockets" could give the broadcaster a "stronger future", the Culture Secretary has said. The channel is "entirely dependent" on "volatile" advertising revenue and the Government is looking at... Read more
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Gazette News
Privatisation could lead to stronger Channel 4: WhittingdalePrivatising Channel 4 by bringing in a company with "deep pockets" could give t
Privatisation could lead to stronger Channel 4: Whittingdale
Gazette News / Posted 3 days ago
Privatising Channel 4 by bringing in a company with "deep pockets" could give the broadcaster a "stronger future", the Culture Secretary has said. The channel is "entirely dependent" on "volatile" advertising revenue and the Government is looking at... Read more
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Bolton News
Privatisation could lead to stronger Channel 4: WhittingdalePrivatising Channel 4 by bringing in a company with "deep pockets" could give t
Privatisation could lead to stronger Channel 4: Whittingdale
Bolton News / Posted 3 days ago
Privatising Channel 4 by bringing in a company with "deep pockets" could give the broadcaster a "stronger future", the Culture Secretary has said. The channel is "entirely dependent" on "volatile" advertising revenue and the Government is looking at... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Privatisation could lead to stronger Channel 4: WhittingdalePrivatising Channel 4 by bringing in a company with "deep pockets" could give t
Privatisation could lead to stronger Channel 4: Whittingdale
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 3 days ago
Privatising Channel 4 by bringing in a company with "deep pockets" could give the broadcaster a "stronger future", the Culture Secretary has said. The channel is "entirely dependent" on "volatile" advertising revenue and the Government is looking at... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Privatisation could lead to stronger Channel 4: WhittingdalePrivatising Channel 4 by bringing in a company with "deep pockets" could give t
Privatisation could lead to stronger Channel 4: Whittingdale
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
Privatising Channel 4 by bringing in a company with "deep pockets" could give the broadcaster a "stronger future", the Culture Secretary has said. The channel is "entirely dependent" on "volatile" advertising revenue and the Government is looking at... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
SPECIAL REPORT - Inside Google's quest to shape the rules of the driverless roadAUSTIN, Texas: The Alamo Drafthouse Cinema Plaza here is a strip mall with a pe
SPECIAL REPORT - Inside Google's quest to shape the rules of the driverless road
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas: The Alamo Drafthouse Cinema Plaza here is a strip mall with a pet-accessories store, a Thai restaurant and a yogurt shop, an unlikely venue to display the high-tech future. But one Saturday morning in March, Google did just that. A... Read more
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Information Today
The Next Librarian of Congress: History Has Its Eyes on Herby Corilee Christou Posted On April 26, 2016 In February 2016, President Barack
The Next Librarian of Congress: History Has Its Eyes on Her
Information Today / Posted 3 days ago
by Corilee Christou Posted On April 26, 2016 In February 2016, President Barack Obama nominated Carla D. Hayden, CEO of the Enoch Pratt Free Library in Baltimore, for the open Librarian of Congress position—which has been temporarily filled by David... Read more
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Business Wire
American Midstream Announces Significant Midstream Acquisitions in the Prolific Gulf of Mexico and Declares 19th Consecutive Quarterly DistributionDENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE: AMID) (the “Par
American Midstream Announces Significant Midstream Acquisitions in the Prolific Gulf of Mexico and Declares 19th Consecutive Quarterly Distribution
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE: AMID) (the “Partnership”) today announced the acquisition of interests in strategic Gulf of Mexico midstream infrastructure and incremental ownership in Delta House for total... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Email letters, April 25, 2016 Commissioners considered their financial well-being before the county’s child
Email letters, April 25, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Commissioners considered their financial well-being before the county’s children I am writing to ask our county commissioners to reconsider their pay raise in the light of their recent decision to terminate $35,000 in... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Can More Money Fix America's Schools?Photo by LA Johnson NPR This winter, Jameria Miller would often run to her hig
Can More Money Fix America's Schools?
KPBS San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
Photo by LA Johnson NPR This winter, Jameria Miller would often run to her high school Spanish class, though not to get a good seat. She wanted a good blanket. "The cold is definitely a distraction," Jameria says of her classroom's uninsulated,... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Can More Money Fix America's Schools?This winter, Jameria Miller would often run to her high school Spanish class, t
Can More Money Fix America's Schools?
KERA North Texas / Posted 4 days ago
This winter, Jameria Miller would often run to her high school Spanish class, though not to get a good seat. She wanted a good blanket. "The cold is definitely a distraction," Jameria says of her classroom's uninsulated, metal walls. Her teacher... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nwoke - Bill On Freedom From Hunger Vital to Nigeria's Poverty Eradication EffortHon. Chidiebere Nwoke, a former deputy speaker of Abia State House of Assembly,
Nwoke - Bill On Freedom From Hunger Vital to Nigeria's Poverty Eradication Effort
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Hon. Chidiebere Nwoke, a former deputy speaker of Abia State House of Assembly, is senior legislative aide to the senator for Abia Central Senatorial District, Senator Theodore Orji. In this interview with Charles Ajunwa, Nwoke speaks on some of the... Read more
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Business Standard India
CJI breaks down in front of Modi over lack of enough judgesT S Thakur said Centre needs to increase judges from 21,000 to 40,000; Modi sai
CJI breaks down in front of Modi over lack of enough judges
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
T S Thakur said Centre needs to increase judges from 21,000 to 40,000; Modi said his govt will look into a possible solution soonT S Thakur said Centre needs to increase judges from 21,000 to... Read more
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The News & Observer
Tar Heel: Husband and wife team up to fight discrimination | News & Observer April 23, 2016 2:04 PM Couple document municipal discrim
Tar Heel: Husband and wife team up to fight discrimination
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
| News & Observer April 23, 2016 2:04 PM Couple document municipal discrimination Their use of data brings services to black... Read more
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Business Standard India
Chances of a smooth run of Parliament are remote: Jairam RameshThe second half of the Budget session starts on Monday. What will be the Congre
Chances of a smooth run of Parliament are remote: Jairam Ramesh
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
The second half of the Budget session starts on Monday. What will be the Congress' strategy in this session? The murder of democracy in Uttarakhand is an important issue for us after the murder of democracy in Arunachal Pradesh and the attempted... Read more
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Herts Advertiser
Harvesters receive boost in sponsorship hunt after being named a Nike partner club Head of football committee Paul Brodrick, head coach Don Campaniello, Reece J
Harvesters receive boost in sponsorship hunt after being named a Nike partner club
Herts Advertiser / Posted 6 days ago
Head of football committee Paul Brodrick, head coach Don Campaniello, Reece Jones from Nike, sponsorship director Matt Everitt with girls U13s and boys U7s... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Upcoming City Council Agenda For TuesdayHere is the upcoming City Council agenda: I. Call to Order. II. Pledge of All
Upcoming City Council Agenda For Tuesday
The Chattanoogan / Posted 7 days ago
Here is the upcoming City Council agenda: I. Call to Order. II. Pledge of Allegiance/Invocation (Councilman Hakeem). III. Minute Approval. IV. Special Presentation. V. Ordinances – Final Reading: PUBLIC WORKS AND... Read more
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Fortune
How to Work for a Nonprofit and Still Pay Off Your Student LoansDear Annie: I’ll be graduating in a few weeks, and I’m trying to figure out my
How to Work for a Nonprofit and Still Pay Off Your Student Loans
Fortune / Posted 7 days ago
Dear Annie: I’ll be graduating in a few weeks, and I’m trying to figure out my next move, which I hope will be getting a job at a nonprofit. There’s no one on campus to talk to about this, since nonprofits don’t send recruiters here and our career... Read more
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The Wesleyan Argus
WSA Reevaluates Policies on Attendance and ImpeachmentsIn the wake of a decline in attendance at meetings, the Wesleyan Student Assemb
WSA Reevaluates Policies on Attendance and Impeachments
The Wesleyan Argus / Posted 7 days ago
In the wake of a decline in attendance at meetings, the Wesleyan Student Assembly (WSA) is considering the proposal of a new constitutional amendment regarding attendance and impeachments, according to an email sent by the Vice President of the WSA... Read more
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