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Swissinfo
China enshrines 'Xi Jinping Thought', key Xi ally to step downtantamount to betrayal of the party." THE MARKET AND THE PARTY Xu Hongcai, de
Swissinfo / Posted 5 minutes ago
tantamount to betrayal of the party." THE MARKET AND THE PARTY Xu Hongcai, deputy chief economist at the China Centre for International Economic Exchanges, a Beijing think-tank, said party control was needed to push through the market reforms key... Read more
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Reuters
China enshrines 'Xi Jinping Thought', key Xi ally to step downChina, in Beijing, China October 24, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter Xu Hongcai, de
Reuters / Posted 5 minutes ago
China, in Beijing, China October 24, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter Xu Hongcai, deputy chief economist at the China Centre for International Economic Exchanges, a Beijing think-tank, said party control was needed to push through the market reforms key... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Youth Are Up in Arms Over Jobs in Refugee Campshumanitarian agencies. The problem started early this year when a section of y
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
humanitarian agencies. The problem started early this year when a section of youth from Yumbe District under a loose organisation called the Yumbe Youth for Refugee Affairs (YYRA) gave government a one month ultimatum to address what they... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Homotopia 2017 in Liverpool - what's on, tickets and everything you need to knowguide about everything you need to know about it.What is Homotopia? Homotopia
Liverpool Echo / Posted 19 hours ago
guide about everything you need to know about it.What is Homotopia? Homotopia is a Liverpool-based arts and social justice organisation that unites and inspires communities. It brings audiences and artists to Liverpool, and every November... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Increase in Visual Impairment Concernfurther explained that the Pono Letlotlo project was funded by 'Seeing is Belie
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
further explained that the Pono Letlotlo project was funded by 'Seeing is Believing', which is an initiative between Standard Chartered Bank and the International Agency for Prevention of Blindness. Mr Makgalemele said a lot had been... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Police Raided NGOs, Froze U.S.$1,9 Millionbill seeking to scrap the constitutional age limits on presidential candidates,
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
bill seeking to scrap the constitutional age limits on presidential candidates, police got intelligence that a youth organisation named The Alternative Movement (TAM) had organised a massive demonstration to thwart the move. Police... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Increasing International Trade Barriers a ConcernTrade and Industry Minister Rob Davies has expressed concern on the increase in
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies has expressed concern on the increase in barriers to international trade. Minister Davies was speaking at the 20th African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Ministerial Committee in Brussels, Belgium. He said... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Global Unemployment to Rise By 2.8 Million in 2018, Says ILOBy Saxone Akhaine and Gloria Ehiaghe The International Labour Organisation has
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
By Saxone Akhaine and Gloria Ehiaghe The International Labour Organisation has said that global unemployment may rise by 2.8 million in 2018, with diverging trends at country and regional level. The ILO Director-General, Guy Ryder, disclosed this... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Nomination of Aare Afe Babalola for 2017 Nobel Peace Prizethe brotherhood of man. Babalola rose through Private study to become a brand n
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
the brotherhood of man. Babalola rose through Private study to become a brand name in the Law profession in Nigeria and an internationally respected legal luminary and jurist. Through the instrument of law the judicial process and education... Read more
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Scotsman
Joyce McMillan: Are the Tories imploding over Brexit?founded in 1834, but with roots in the old Tory movement that go back another 1
Scotsman / Posted 4 days ago
founded in 1834, but with roots in the old Tory movement that go back another 150 years, the party has always been the standard-bearer of the British right, usually in its more moderate forms. It has been through many incarnations as it pursues... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Major Aircraft Maintenance Locally Is Great for NigeriaEze. Excerpts: How far have you gone with the Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Eze. Excerpts: How far have you gone with the Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) project? Approved Maintenance Organisation has been given the nod by the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) for Aero to conduct C-checks. I have... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Woolies, Coles, Aldi caught up in child labour scandalbut noted its fresh prawns sold from its deli section were Australian prawns.
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 days ago
but noted its fresh prawns sold from its deli section were Australian prawns. "Coles takes a proactive approach to labour standard issues and works closely with our suppliers, key NGOs and stakeholder groups including the International Labour... Read more
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Canberra Times
In rejecting Hannah Mouncey, the AFL is setting standards she may never meetwho isn't "female" enough to participate in women's sport. It has been reporte
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
who isn't "female" enough to participate in women's sport. It has been reported that Mouncey had more than satisfied the International Olympic Committee's requirement of having a blood testosterone level less than 10 nanomoles per litre (nmol/L)... Read more
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The Age
In rejecting Hannah Mouncey, the AFL is setting standards she may never meetwho isn't "female" enough to participate in women's sport. It has been reporte
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
who isn't "female" enough to participate in women's sport. It has been reported that Mouncey had more than satisfied the International Olympic Committee's requirement of having a blood testosterone level less than 10 nanomoles per litre (nmol/L)... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
In rejecting Hannah Mouncey, the AFL is setting standards she may never meetwho isn't "female" enough to participate in women's sport. It has been reporte
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
who isn't "female" enough to participate in women's sport. It has been reported that Mouncey had more than satisfied the International Olympic Committee's requirement of having a blood testosterone level less than 10 nanomoles per litre (nmol/L)... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Did Uganda Miss $38 Million in Tax From Actis-Umeme Deals?while Actis charged Umeme a far higher interest rate on loans compared to the a
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
while Actis charged Umeme a far higher interest rate on loans compared to the amount it borrowed from the World Bank's International Finance Corporation. After we presented our findings to the URA, it told us it is now "following this case".... Read more
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Herald Sun
What women think of transgender playerbut no one officially has complained to the club,” he insisted. Hudson Taylor,
Herald Sun / Posted 6 days ago
but no one officially has complained to the club,” he insisted. Hudson Taylor, the executive director of Athlete Ally, an organisation that promotes inclusion in sport, said the AFL should reconsider their decision. “The decision to ban Mouncey... Read more
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The Courier Mail
What women think of transgender playerbut no one officially has complained to the club,” he insisted. Hudson Taylor,
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
but no one officially has complained to the club,” he insisted. Hudson Taylor, the executive director of Athlete Ally, an organisation that promotes inclusion in sport, said the AFL should reconsider their decision. “The decision to ban Mouncey... Read more
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News.com.au
‘They take one look and think she’ll kill someone’but no one officially has complained to the club,” he insisted. Hudson Taylor,
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
but no one officially has complained to the club,” he insisted. Hudson Taylor, the executive director of Athlete Ally, an organisation that promotes inclusion in sport, said the AFL should reconsider their decision. “The decision to ban Mouncey... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Van Breda Expert Witness Never Worked in Forensic Lab - StateOtto that laboratory accreditation was "nice to have", insisting that accredita
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Otto that laboratory accreditation was "nice to have", insisting that accreditation was essential, as it showed minimum standards were in place and met. The SAPS laboratories are not accredited, but this is not a legal requirement. Desai... Read more
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iafrica.com
Van Breda trial: Defence rips through DNA expertclaims was largely invalid. Olckers tested the forensic science laboratory whe
iafrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
claims was largely invalid. Olckers tested the forensic science laboratory where Sharlene Otto conducted the tests against standard operating procedures and international organisation for standardisation guidelines. Galloway has asked Olckers... Read more
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Aliran Online
Continued weakening of labour movement in post-independent Malayaviolations or campaign for better working conditions. Malaysia’s workers’ and
Aliran Online / Posted 7 days ago
violations or campaign for better working conditions. Malaysia’s workers’ and trade union laws fall short of existing international standards. This became evident recently, when as a precondition of being the part of the Trans Pacific... Read more
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Eye Witness News
State rips DNA expert’s CV apart in van Breda murder trialclaims was largely invalid. Olckers tested the forensic science laboratory whe
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 days ago
claims was largely invalid. Olckers tested the forensic science laboratory where Sharlene Otto conducted the tests against standard operating procedures and international organisation for standardisation guidelines. Galloway has asked Olckers... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Van Breda expert witness never worked in forensic lab - StateOtto that laboratory accreditation was "nice to have", insisting that accredita
News 24 South Africa / Posted 7 days ago
Otto that laboratory accreditation was "nice to have", insisting that accreditation was essential, as it showed minimum standards were in place and met. The SAPS laboratories are not accredited, but this is not a legal requirement. Desai... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Quest for Women Land Ownershipand communities. This perception is reinforced by discriminatory customary and
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
and communities. This perception is reinforced by discriminatory customary and statutory laws. According to the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA), women's access to land and property for instance is central to women's... Read more
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Daily Record
Fiona's on song to keep priceless Gaelic collection aliveCathy MacDonald, Murdo Morrison, Kate Forbes MSP, Shona McLennon and Laura Came
Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
Cathy MacDonald, Murdo Morrison, Kate Forbes MSP, Shona McLennon and Laura Cameron-Lewis, who were impressed by the high standard of entrants.Categories To celebrate an outstanding contribution towards the learning of Gaelic. This award is open... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore’s ASEAN chairmanship a chance to make practical progress on South China SeaSINGAPORE: 2017 marks a challenging year for ASEAN, the same year that ushers i
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
SINGAPORE: 2017 marks a challenging year for ASEAN, the same year that ushers in 50 years since the organisation was formed. As with any jubilee celebration, the association’s 10 countries share many significant milestones and recent achievements... Read more
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IMF
Transforming Tax Systems in Developing Countries: Introducing the Medium-Term Revenue StrategyJuan Toro (Moderator: Panel 1) Juan Toro is Assistant Director in the Fiscal A
IMF / Posted 9 days ago
Juan Toro (Moderator: Panel 1) Juan Toro is Assistant Director in the Fiscal Affairs Department (FAD) of the International Monetary Fund (IMF). He manages IMF revenue administration technical assistance (TA) to Europe, Asia, Middle East, and Central... Read more
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The Irish Times
'I knew if we stayed in Ireland we would struggle for the rest of our lives'to being first time home owners across the world. Canada provides more opportu
The Irish Times / Posted 10 days ago
to being first time home owners across the world. Canada provides more opportunities for us than Ireland ever will. The standard of living is above and beyond what we knew at home. Shane works as a tiler for the biggest flooring company in... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Search for ring gems will take M’sane by stormcrown while Mathontsi from Sisonke is the reigning SA junior-flyweight female c
Daily Dispatch / Posted 10 days ago
crown while Mathontsi from Sisonke is the reigning SA junior-flyweight female champion. Eastern Cape Amateur Boxing Organisation (Ecabo) president Vido Mntekwana said the tournaments at the Mdantsane mall have formed the integral part of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Bimha Hails Paint CompanyIndustry and Commerce Minister, Dr Mike Bimha, says internationally recognised
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Industry and Commerce Minister, Dr Mike Bimha, says internationally recognised standardisation can give local companies a good pedestal to compete with international companies on the same footing. Dr Bimha was speaking at a dinner held in the capital... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Iata-WCO Collaboration to Improve Air CargoThe International Air Transport Association (IATA) and the World Customs Organi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and the World Customs Organisation (WCO) announced that IATA's Cargo-XML messaging standard has been fully integrated into WCO's Cargo Targeting System (WCO CTS), a risk assessment tool available to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Usman - Improved Facilities, Competitive Fares Will Boost Air Travelthe fact that Nigeria has been doing well all these years? First and foremost,
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
the fact that Nigeria has been doing well all these years? First and foremost, let me make it clear that aviation is international in nature, the world is a global village. We fly to other places, other people fly to our place. Standards and... Read more
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Ekklesia
Call for release of human rights activists imprisoned in Turkeydemand for the immediate and unconditional release of 11 prominent human rights
Ekklesia / Posted 11 days ago
demand for the immediate and unconditional release of 11 prominent human rights defenders in Turkey is being led by Amnesty International. Ten activists, including Idil Eser, the Director of Amnesty Turkey, were arrested on 5 July 2017, whilst... Read more
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Scotsman
Brendan Rodgers blames coaches for Scotland’s World Cup woehe laid the blame for Scotland’s failure to maximise what he believes is huge p
Scotsman / Posted 11 days ago
he laid the blame for Scotland’s failure to maximise what he believes is huge potential firmly at the door of the standard of coaching being applied. While there was no direct criticism of the now former Scotland manager Gordon Strachan... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
UN plan to stop transmission of bovine TB to humans launched48th Union World Conference on Lung Health in Guadalajara, Mexico, WHO, the Foo
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 days ago
48th Union World Conference on Lung Health in Guadalajara, Mexico, WHO, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE), and International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, who have joined forces... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Fact check: Lowering Australia's corporate tax ratePresident wants to see their corporate tax rate to be at 20 per cent. That wil
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
President wants to see their corporate tax rate to be at 20 per cent. That will leave Australia stranded for investment internationally when it comes to competitiveness on tax." Later, in response to a reporter's question, he said: "Well,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Fact check: Lowering Australia's corporate tax ratePresident wants to see their corporate tax rate to be at 20 per cent. That wil
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
President wants to see their corporate tax rate to be at 20 per cent. That will leave Australia stranded for investment internationally when it comes to competitiveness on tax." Later, in response to a reporter's question, he said: "Well,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Firecracker ban in Delhi-NCR: Why it is hard to thank Supreme Courthas impacted its population of Delhi more acutely than air pollution. The scale
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
has impacted its population of Delhi more acutely than air pollution. The scale of the problem is illustrated by various international agencies declaring it the most polluted city in the world. More than a statistic, this public health crisis... Read more
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Daily Mail
Struggling to get pregnant? Have sex every TWO dayspregnancy success rate of up to 20 per cent. A peer-reviewed clinical trial, p
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
pregnancy success rate of up to 20 per cent. A peer-reviewed clinical trial, published in the journal Surgical Technology International, showed a higher average concentration of sperm at the cervix using The Stork when compared to natural... Read more
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Scotsman
Exclusive upmarket deli for staff in Standard Life officesValvona & Crolla has set up an exclusive café for employees at a leading invest
Scotsman / Posted 13 days ago
Valvona & Crolla has set up an exclusive café for employees at a leading investment firm based in Edinburgh. Aberdeen Standard Investments, the investment business arm of Standard Life, revealed the café is now open to all staff at their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NNPC Responds to Kachikwu's Allegationssaid in arriving at the off-takers list for 2017/2018 COTC, the normal procedur
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
said in arriving at the off-takers list for 2017/2018 COTC, the normal procedure of placing adverts in National and International print media was done on Monday, October 17, 2016. The bids, according to the corporation, were publicly opened... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kachikwu vs Baru - Pengassan, NUPENG Vow to Resist InterferenceStaff Association of Nigeria, PENGASSAN, Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Staff Association of Nigeria, PENGASSAN, Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere, and former Political Adviser to ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo, Akin Osuntokun. The NNPC... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Kim had 1.4 times lethal dose of VX on face, chemist tells murder trialin a clandestine laboratory. Mr Raja also said he discarded samples of clothin
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
in a clandestine laboratory. Mr Raja also said he discarded samples of clothing that were cut and tested for VX under the standard operating procedure recommended by the Organisation of Prohibition of Chemical Weapons. The defence lawyer had... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Kim Jong Nam had 1.4 times lethal dose of nerve agent on his face, chemist tells murder trialin a clandestine laboratory. Mr Raja also said he discarded samples of clothin
Irish Examiner / Posted 14 days ago
in a clandestine laboratory. Mr Raja also said he discarded samples of clothing that were cut and tested for VX under the standard operating procedure recommended by the Organisation of Prohibition of Chemical Weapons. The defence lawyer had... Read more
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Zero Hedge
SDR: The New Global Currencythe SDR. Let's briefly define what an SDR exactly is so we know what we're tal
Zero Hedge / Posted 15 days ago
the SDR. Let's briefly define what an SDR exactly is so we know what we're talking about. Think of it as an ETF of international currencies which adjusts its weighting according to the prominence of currencies in terms of international... Read more
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Gulf News
Etisalat Digital: From connectivity provider to digital playerfastest trial of 5G, reaching speeds of 36 billions of bits per second (Gbps).
Gulf News / Posted 16 days ago
fastest trial of 5G, reaching speeds of 36 billions of bits per second (Gbps). This contributed towards the design and standardisation of 5G, enabling the acceleration of its deployment. This year, etisalat will be setting yet another benchmark... Read more
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Gulf News
New body formed for Special Olympics in the UAEPrime Minister and Ruler of Dubai.The move comes after a series of meetings wit
Gulf News / Posted 16 days ago
Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai.The move comes after a series of meetings with representatives from Special Olympics International, the international governing body of the Special Olympics movement and is in line with best practices of... Read more
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Perth Now
Suspect named in Manhattan bombingsGovernor Andrew Cuomo called the Chelsea explosion “an act of terrorism”, but s
Perth Now / Posted 17 days ago
Governor Andrew Cuomo called the Chelsea explosion “an act of terrorism”, but said there was “no evidence” of ties to an international group. New York City police say they’re going to blow up the second device found blocks away from where a bomb... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Govt launches probe into Zinara rotrehabilitation project, which was financed by the Development Bank of Southern
New Zimbabwe / Posted 17 days ago
rehabilitation project, which was financed by the Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA) and carried out by Group Five International, a South African company had other contracts which were unknown to government at the time the agreement was... Read more
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