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Manning River Times
Malcolm Turnbull scrambles to back away from any prospect of a carbon tax - or ETS - under CoalitionCoalition let the carbon genie back out of the policy bottle at all. Asked whe
Manning River Times / Posted an hour ago
Coalition let the carbon genie back out of the policy bottle at all. Asked whether Mr Frydenberg had the imprimatur of the Prime Minister's office when he went out on Monday, Mr Turnbull did not give an answer. "If you want to ask questions about... Read more
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Aljazeera
Palestinians submit Israel 'war crime' evidence to ICCto - its nationals could be tried by The Hague-based court for crimes committed
Aljazeera / Posted 15 hours ago
to - its nationals could be tried by The Hague-based court for crimes committed on Palestinian territory. The Israeli Prime Minister's Office did not respond to Al Jazeera's request for comment. The 2014 Israeli war on Gaza is the first major... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Terror Laws Brand Journalists As Terroristsand offered to mediate in the ongoing unrest. Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
and offered to mediate in the ongoing unrest. Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed told a delegation from the country's prime minister's office in early August to ensure that justice is granted to all those detained during the unrest, according... Read more
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The Economic Times
Pakistani court issues arrest warrant against finance minister Ishaq Dararrest warrants if Dar failed to appear on September 25. The Supreme Court on
The Economic Times / Posted 21 hours ago
arrest warrants if Dar failed to appear on September 25. The Supreme Court on July 28 had disqualified Sharif from the prime minister's office in the Panama Papers case. The court is hearing the corruption cases against 67- year-old Sharif,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Health cover tax giveback sanctionedinsurers. The new measure goes into force retroactively from Jan 1, 2017. Kob
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
insurers. The new measure goes into force retroactively from Jan 1, 2017. Kobsak Phutrakul, assistant minister to the Prime Minister's Office, said the tax break will be permitted for a maximum of 100,000 baht on tax-deductible life insurance... Read more
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The Economic Times
Arun Jaitley reviews state of economyother officials on the state of economy but the meeting has been postponed. No
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
other officials on the state of economy but the meeting has been postponed. No new dates have been proposed as yet. The Prime Minister's Office has asked the finance ministry to hold consultations with key ministries to prepare a matrix of... Read more
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dna
In Varanasi, PM Narendra Modi's 'Samvad' with Muslim women called off after proteststhe by several Muslim groups protests over the 'Samvad' session between PM Modi
dna / Posted yesterday
the by several Muslim groups protests over the 'Samvad' session between PM Modi and women from minority community, the Prime Minister's Office has cancelled the interaction program. According to the program, PM Modi was scheduled to hold a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DPP Resists Forced Leaveyesterday after the Director of Public Prosecutions, Leaba Thetsane, resisted t
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
yesterday after the Director of Public Prosecutions, Leaba Thetsane, resisted their decision to send him on forced leave. Prime Minister's Office Press Attaché Thabo Thakalekoala confirmed to the Lesotho Times that Advocate Thetsane KC was... Read more
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asianage
Modi-Jaitley meeting on slowing economy postponedthe economy. The meeting has been postponed by a few days, official sources sa
asianage / Posted yesterday
the economy. The meeting has been postponed by a few days, official sources said. No new dates have been proposed as yet. Prime Minister's Office has asked finance ministry to hold consultations with key ministries to prepare a matrix of... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
'Scrap it': Residents oppose bridge over Chao PhrayaCourt next month against the department and its consultancy firms for not worki
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
Court next month against the department and its consultancy firms for not working in line with the regulations set by the Prime Minister's Office, Mr Phatthana said. Locals accuse the authorities of not informing people of the project in detail,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Yen Weaker After Abe Decides To Hold Snap Electionsexperienced, relatively hawkish leader like Abe. The prime minister met with L
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
experienced, relatively hawkish leader like Abe. The prime minister met with LDP Secretary-General Toshihiro Nikai at the prime minister's office on Friday, upon returning from a visit to India. Abe's decision is likely reinforced by his recent... Read more
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New Kerala
Bangladesh PM leaves for New York to attend UNGA - newkerala news #272318of human rights violations accountable; and end restrictions on freedom of move
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
of human rights violations accountable; and end restrictions on freedom of movement, among other recommendations. Prime Minister's office said that Hasina will depart from Abu Dhabi for New York tomorrow morning, The Daily Star... Read more
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Business Standard India
Modi to dedicate Sardar Sarovar Dam to the nation on his 67th birthdayproject. The project comprises a 182 metre tall statue, an exhibition hall, a m
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
project. The project comprises a 182 metre tall statue, an exhibition hall, a memorial garden, and a Visitor Centre," the Prime Minister's Office said. The Prime Minister will attend the closing ceremony of the Narmada Mahotsav and address the... Read more
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Daily Star
God bless you all: Queen’s TERRIFYING secret speech prepared for World War III"our country's will to survive cannot be broken". It was released by the Natio
Daily Star / Posted 4 days ago
"our country's will to survive cannot be broken". It was released by the National Archives in 2013 as part of a 30-year rule that sees official documents from the Prime Minister's office and Cabinet Office released to the public.Related... Read more
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dna
India pressing Myanmar for Rohingya returnfirst meeting with US Secretary Of State Rex Tillerson. MEA officials are beli
dna / Posted 5 days ago
first meeting with US Secretary Of State Rex Tillerson. MEA officials are believed to have communicated concerns to the Prime Minister's Office over the flip-flop on the issue, which is "costing India its image". Many officials confirmed that... Read more
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DW
Poland's right-wing government takes steps to control NGO funding |to pass it. A new body, the National Institute for Freedom - Civil Society Dev
DW / Posted 5 days ago
to pass it. A new body, the National Institute for Freedom - Civil Society Development Center, will be attached to the prime minister's office to oversee allocation of NGO funding in Poland. As reported in the Gazeta Wyborcza newspaper, the... Read more
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CTV News
Federal Court judge orders government to release pages of docs on Senate scandaldescribed as "innocuous information" like letterhead, signatures, dates and nam
CTV News / Posted 5 days ago
described as "innocuous information" like letterhead, signatures, dates and names. The information commissioner took the Prime Minister's Office to court in late 2015, believing officials "erred in fact and in law" when they declared every word... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Govt House security breached twice in three daystwo incidents in three days have shown that there's room for improvement on the
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
two incidents in three days have shown that there's room for improvement on the security front. An official working in the Prime Minister's Office alerted police on Friday after she saw a man emerging from the stall next to the one she was using in... Read more
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The Star
Najib and Theresa May reaffirm strong UK-Malaysia tiesand have continued since Malaysia's independence 60 years ago. In a statement
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
and have continued since Malaysia's independence 60 years ago. In a statement issued after their meeting at the UK Prime Minister's Office at 10, Downing Street here on Thursday, Najib said, "In addition to our shared values and history,... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
North Korea launches missile over Japan, South Korea saysSuga called the launch an "excessive provocation." The government was convening
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 6 days ago
Suga called the launch an "excessive provocation." The government was convening a National Security Council Meeting at the Prime Minister's office, the country's Defense Ministry said. US President Donald Trump has been briefed on the launch.First... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Country Is Secure, Peaceful - Prime Ministerthe remarks during a meeting with Iranian ambassador to Tanzania, Mr Mousa Farh
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
the remarks during a meeting with Iranian ambassador to Tanzania, Mr Mousa Farhang, in Dar es Salaam, a statement issued by Prime Minister's Office yesterday said. "I want to assure you that there is peace in Tanzania, and the government will... Read more
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BC Local News
PM to lead delegation to UN next weekadvancing human rights, including gender equality and women's empowerment, and
BC Local News / Posted 7 days ago
advancing human rights, including gender equality and women's empowerment, and championing diversity and inclusion," the Prime Minister's Office said in a news release announcing Trudeau's visit to the UN next week. However, Trudeau may have... Read more
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dna
Singapore names first woman president, questions raised over election processfrom the private sector should have headed a company with paid-up capital of at
dna / Posted 7 days ago
from the private sector should have headed a company with paid-up capital of at least S$500 million ($370 million). The prime minister's office said it had no comment on criticism of the election process. "It would have restored some of the lost... Read more
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CTV News
Trudeau presses Myanmar's Suu Kyi on violence against Muslim minoritymobs. Suu Kyi, a Nobel laureate, has been widely criticized in recent weeks fo
CTV News / Posted 7 days ago
mobs. Suu Kyi, a Nobel laureate, has been widely criticized in recent weeks for not doing more to protect them. The Prime Minister's Office says Trudeau stressed the urgent need for Myanmar's military and civilian leaders to take a strong... Read more
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CTV News
Canada won't be rushed into peacekeeping mission: SajjanCanadian Press that the file has been taken out of the military's hands and now
CTV News / Posted 7 days ago
Canadian Press that the file has been taken out of the military's hands and now rests with Global Affairs Canada and the Prime Minister's Office. The government remains committed to peacekeeping, Sajjan said, but "this is a very complex mission,... Read more
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SKY News
George Osborne wants Theresa May 'chopped up in bags in my freezer', says magazineto the "living dead in a second-rate horror film". The comment reported by Esq
SKY News / Posted 7 days ago
to the "living dead in a second-rate horror film". The comment reported by Esquire drew criticism - but not from the Prime Minister's office. "The contents of the former chancellor's freezer are probably not a matter for me," said Mrs May's... Read more
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CBC.ca
Trudeau's Bahamas vacation cost over $215K — far more than initially discloseddid not attend the entirety of the trip" but offers no further explanation. Ca
CBC.ca / Posted 7 days ago
did not attend the entirety of the trip" but offers no further explanation. Cameron Ahmad, media relations manager for the Prime Minister's Office, refused all comment on the trip or its costs. "We never comment on matters relating to the Prime... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Singapore names first woman president amid controversythe private sector should have headed a company with paid-up capital of at leas
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
the private sector should have headed a company with paid-up capital of at least S$500 million (12.2 million baht). The prime minister's office said it had no comment on criticism of the election process. "It would have restored some of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tucta Welcomes Move to Combine Pension Fundssave in order to cater for their livelihoods at old age," he said. This comes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
save in order to cater for their livelihoods at old age," he said. This comes after, the Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office (Policy, Parliament, Labour, Employment, Youth and Disabled), Ms Jenista Mhagama, on Monday asked... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Highlights: Nomination Day, PE2017will be sworn in as Singapore's eighth President on Thursday (Sep 14) at 6pm at
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
will be sworn in as Singapore's eighth President on Thursday (Sep 14) at 6pm at the Istana, a statement from the Prime Minister's Office said. Mdm Halimah submitted her nomination papers on Wednesday morning - the final step she had to... Read more
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The Star
I am not reserved president, I am president for everyone, says president-elect Halimah Yacobcongratulating "President Halimah Yacob", though she will be sworn in as Singap
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
congratulating "President Halimah Yacob", though she will be sworn in as Singapore's eighth president on Thursday. The Prime Minister's Office said in a statement: "The eighth President of Singapore, Madam Halimah Yacob, will be sworn in during... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Halimah Yacob declared President-electyears. Mdm Halimah will be sworn in as Singapore's eighth President on Thursda
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
years. Mdm Halimah will be sworn in as Singapore's eighth President on Thursday at 6pm at the Istana, a statement from the Prime Minister's Office said. “I am a President for everyone. Even though this is a reserved election, I am not a reserved... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Cabinet gives OK to revised alcohol, tobacco excise taxon Tuesday approved a draft bill on public debt management and treasury bills.
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
on Tuesday approved a draft bill on public debt management and treasury bills. Kobsak Phutrakul, assistant minister to the Prime Minister's Office, said the draft bill on public debt management will give the Finance Ministry authority to borrow up... Read more
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The Economic Times
Suggest steps for greater relief to telcos: Telecom Commission to inter-ministerial panelprofits, rising debt and substantial investment commitments. In letters to tel
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
profits, rising debt and substantial investment commitments. In letters to telecom minister Manoj Sinha as well as the Prime Minister's Office, dated August 22, Vodafone Group chief executive Vittorio Colao had expressed the hope the IMG will... Read more
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New Kerala
Absence of peace in Kashmir because of Congress' misrule, Nehruvian blunders: newkerala news #271148misrule of the grand old party beginning with the infamous "Nehruvian blunders"
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
misrule of the grand old party beginning with the infamous "Nehruvian blunders". Speaking to ANI, the Minister of State in Prime Minister's Office, Jitendra Singh said the BJP-led government both at the Centre and in the state has taken upon itself... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
PM Reiterates Determination to Place Citizens At the Core of DevelopmentSupport Portal (CSP) which can be accessed on www.csu.mu was launched in April
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Support Portal (CSP) which can be accessed on www.csu.mu was launched in April 2017. It is an online platform set up at the Prime Minister's Office to provide a better service to address complaints and queries of citizens. The CSP is part of a wider... Read more
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The Economic Times
LoC residents seek 'individual bunkers'of Sair Makri village along the zero line in Nowshera sector. The Union home m
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
of Sair Makri village along the zero line in Nowshera sector. The Union home minister, along with minister of state in the Prime Minister's Office Jitendra Singh and Jammu and Kashmir deputy chief minister Nirmal Singh, on Monday interacted with... Read more
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International Business Times
At least 18 Egyptian policemen killed in deadly Isis attack in Sinai policemen." Soon after the attack, Isis issued a statement on its Amaq news ag
International Business Times / Posted 9 days ago
policemen." Soon after the attack, Isis issued a statement on its Amaq news agency claiming responsibility. The Egyptian prime minister's office termed the attack as a "traitorous incident", according to a government statement. "Prime Minister... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
How Singapore elected a president without a voterather than reserving slots for one or two individuals." Speaking at a forum o
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 9 days ago
rather than reserving slots for one or two individuals." Speaking at a forum on Friday, Chan Chun Sing, a minister in the Prime Minister's Office, acknowledged the unpopularity of the new system, saying that it would be a "hard journey" to... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
How Singapore elected a president without a voterather than reserving slots for one or two individuals." Speaking at a forum o
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 9 days ago
rather than reserving slots for one or two individuals." Speaking at a forum on Friday, Chan Chun Sing, a minister in the Prime Minister's Office, acknowledged the unpopularity of the new system, saying that it would be a "hard journey" to... Read more
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News 8000
How Singapore elected a president without a voterather than reserving slots for one or two individuals." Speaking at a forum o
News 8000 / Posted 9 days ago
rather than reserving slots for one or two individuals." Speaking at a forum on Friday, Chan Chun Sing, a minister in the Prime Minister's Office, acknowledged the unpopularity of the new system, saying that it would be a "hard journey" to... Read more
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KECI Missoula
How Singapore elected a president without a voterather than reserving slots for one or two individuals." Speaking at a forum o
KECI Missoula / Posted 9 days ago
rather than reserving slots for one or two individuals." Speaking at a forum on Friday, Chan Chun Sing, a minister in the Prime Minister's Office, acknowledged the unpopularity of the new system, saying that it would be a "hard journey" to... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
How Singapore elected a president without a voterather than reserving slots for one or two individuals." Speaking at a forum o
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 9 days ago
rather than reserving slots for one or two individuals." Speaking at a forum on Friday, Chan Chun Sing, a minister in the Prime Minister's Office, acknowledged the unpopularity of the new system, saying that it would be a "hard journey" to... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
How Singapore elected a president without a voterather than reserving slots for one or two individuals." Speaking at a forum o
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 9 days ago
rather than reserving slots for one or two individuals." Speaking at a forum on Friday, Chan Chun Sing, a minister in the Prime Minister's Office, acknowledged the unpopularity of the new system, saying that it would be a "hard journey" to... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
How Singapore elected a president without a voterather than reserving slots for one or two individuals." Speaking at a forum o
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 9 days ago
rather than reserving slots for one or two individuals." Speaking at a forum on Friday, Chan Chun Sing, a minister in the Prime Minister's Office, acknowledged the unpopularity of the new system, saying that it would be a "hard journey" to... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
How Singapore elected a president without a voterather than reserving slots for one or two individuals." Speaking at a forum o
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 9 days ago
rather than reserving slots for one or two individuals." Speaking at a forum on Friday, Chan Chun Sing, a minister in the Prime Minister's Office, acknowledged the unpopularity of the new system, saying that it would be a "hard journey" to... Read more
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dna
India to increase defence assistance to Afghanistanstrong support to Afghanistan in fighting terrorism imposed on that country and
dna / Posted 9 days ago
strong support to Afghanistan in fighting terrorism imposed on that country and its people," a statement issued by the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) stated. Earlier, after the Strategic Partnership Council meeting, Rabbani said "India has... Read more
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The Economic Times
Government to revisit stent price control in Februaryall drug-eluting stents and bioresorbable vascular scaffolds. During the past
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
all drug-eluting stents and bioresorbable vascular scaffolds. During the past seven months, some companies approached the Prime Minister's Office seeking exemption for their new, premium products from price control, two industry executives aware... Read more
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Swissinfo
Militant blast, gun attack kill 18 police in Egypt's Sinaiin years. The Interior Ministry said several policemen were killed or injured
Swissinfo / Posted 9 days ago
in years. The Interior Ministry said several policemen were killed or injured in the attack, without giving figures. The prime minister's office called it a "traitorous incident". "Prime Minister Sherif Ismail affirmed the state's determination... Read more
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dna
Creating the right environment: From 'roadblock ministry' to 'ease of business'its pace slackened after the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Environment an
dna / Posted 10 days ago
its pace slackened after the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Environment and Forest asked to scrap the report. "The Prime Minister's Office issued a host of directions to streamline clearances which included reducing recommendations for... Read more
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