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CNET
Sally Ride, first American woman in space, dies at 61launches into space, Sally Ride takes a last look at Houston. NASA Sally K. Ri
CNET / Posted an hour ago
launches into space, Sally Ride takes a last look at Houston. NASA Sally K. Ride, the first American woman in space and an advocate for science education, died today after a bout with pancreatic cancer. She was 61. "Sally Ride died... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
IISc among world’s top 100 in engineering and technology, slips in computer scienceThe Indian Institute of Science (IISc) and Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)
Hindustantimes.com / Posted an hour ago
The Indian Institute of Science (IISc) and Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay lost their positions at number 71 and 82, respectively as the best institutes for computer science in the Times Higher Education (THE) rankings released on... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Florida private schools get nearly $1 billion in state scholarships with little oversight. Orlando Sentinel investigation findsSchools Without Rules: An Orlando Sentinel InvestigationFlorida private school
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 hours ago
Schools Without Rules: An Orlando Sentinel InvestigationFlorida private schools rake in nearly $1 billion in state scholarships with little oversight. 94895499Florida provides little oversight of its scholarship programs for private schools, often... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Bloomfield kids learning engineering, the fun wayaward for its "makerspace" By Denise Champagne dchampagne@messengerpostmedia.c
MPNnow.com / Posted 13 hours ago
award for its "makerspace" By Denise Champagne dchampagne@messengerpostmedia.com BLOOMFIELD — Mix a bunch of kids, tools and craft supplies with some basic ideas and you've got a recipe for creativity. Bloomfield Elementary School — like many... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Are you turning your tablet into your kids’ nanny?Educator Mann Rentoy of Character Education Partnership Philippines My 6-year-
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 hours ago
Educator Mann Rentoy of Character Education Partnership Philippines My 6-year-old son goes to a school that has embraced technology. It claims to be a “Microsoft Showcase,” as well as an “Apple Distinguished” learning institute. Although the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Creating, curiosity bring benefits to schooling and economy, experts sayROGERS -- Nurturing the ancient human drives to create and explore can improve
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
ROGERS -- Nurturing the ancient human drives to create and explore can improve Arkansas' economy and transform schooling for every age, educators and other experts said Monday. The state's second Makers Summit, organized by the Scott Family Amazeum... Read more
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Canberra Times
Exaggeration not necessary to appreciate courage of mencharge". As the name implies, the Light Horse was not cavalry but mounted infa
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
charge". As the name implies, the Light Horse was not cavalry but mounted infantry. Both Gullett's official history and Idriess' Desert Column confirm that the Light Horse was neither armed nor trained as cavalry. Furthermore, the charge was... Read more
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The Borneo Post
French embassy seeks bilateral relations with SabahKINABALU: The Embassy of France in Malaysia is seeking to develop bilateral rel
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
KINABALU: The Embassy of France in Malaysia is seeking to develop bilateral relations as well as enhance cooperation in education and culture, with Sabah. Its ambassador, Frederic Laplanche, said he sought to establish cooperation with the... Read more
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Newswise
A team of scientists using the Dark Energy Camera (DECam), the primary observing tool of the Dark Energy Survey, was among the first to observe the fiery aftermath of a recently detected burst of gravitational waves, recording images of the first confirmed explosion from two colliding neutron starsobservatories around the world to bolster the original data from DECam. Images
Newswise / Posted yesterday
observatories around the world to bolster the original data from DECam. Images taken with DECam captured the flaring-up and fading over time of a kilonova — an explosion similar to a supernova, but on a smaller scale — that occurs when collapsed... Read more
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The Age
Exaggeration not necessary to appreciate courage of mencharge". As the name implies, the Light Horse was not cavalry but mounted infa
The Age / Posted yesterday
charge". As the name implies, the Light Horse was not cavalry but mounted infantry. Both Gullett's official history and Idriess' Desert Column confirm that the Light Horse was neither armed nor trained as cavalry. Furthermore, the charge was... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Exaggeration not necessary to appreciate courage of mencharge". As the name implies, the Light Horse was not cavalry but mounted infa
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
charge". As the name implies, the Light Horse was not cavalry but mounted infantry. Both Gullett's official history and Idriess' Desert Column confirm that the Light Horse was neither armed nor trained as cavalry. Furthermore, the charge was... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
News24 water investigation: Warnings and a turning point2017-10-16 12:49 Cape Town - In May this year - five months ago - the City of
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
2017-10-16 12:49 Cape Town - In May this year - five months ago - the City of Cape Town realised the way it was handling the drought crisis was not working. It had to rethink its plan. Up to... Read more
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New Kerala
L'Oreal USA Announces 2017 For Women In Science Fellows - newkerala news #280855NEW YORK: L'Oreal USA announced today the five recipients of the 2017 For Women
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK: L'Oreal USA announced today the five recipients of the 2017 For Women in Science Fellowship, which honors female scientists at a critical stage in their careers with USD 60,000 grants to advance their postdoctoral research. Celebrating its... Read more
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Roll Call
Thwarted by Congress, DeVos Seeks School Choice With GrantsCongress has blocked school choice proposals from the Trump administration, but
Roll Call / Posted 2 days ago
Congress has blocked school choice proposals from the Trump administration, but Education Secretary Betsy DeVos may have found a way to make choice a priority by awarding grants. While Congress sets the parameters on discretionary grant programs,... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Southeastern Voke Tech celebrating 50th anniversaryThe public high school now educates more than 1,500 students in grades 9 throug
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 2 days ago
The public high school now educates more than 1,500 students in grades 9 through 12, and 160 students in its post-secondary programs. When it opened in 1967, Southeastern Regional Vocational Technical High School had of just 47 students By Carolyn... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
New software makes education resources more accessible in developing nationsUAB News Researchers from UAB have helped provide less expensive educational t
The Birmingham Times / Posted 2 days ago
UAB News Researchers from UAB have helped provide less expensive educational tools for students in Africa. (Provided Photo) Developers and educators at the University of Alabama at Birmingham have developed a solution to meet the challenges of... Read more
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New Kerala
Dr Harsh Vardhan inaugurates four-day India International Science Festival 2017 at Chennai - newkerala news #280458Chennai: Union Minister for Science and Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr Harsh
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Chennai: Union Minister for Science and Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr Harsh Vardhan, has said that India is home to lakhs of grassroot innovators and it is important to empower them with modern entrepreneurial skills and assist... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Scranton School Board candidates to face tough decisionsArticle Tools As the Scranton School District’s deficit grows, school board ca
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Article Tools As the Scranton School District’s deficit grows, school board candidates say they know decisions that could eliminate positions and programs await. The prospective board members face a district deficit that could increase to $40... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Olympic champion puts unique spin on cancer fightFRANKLIN, Tenn. (AP) — Almost four decades have passed since Olympic champion S
The Register Citizen / Posted 3 days ago
FRANKLIN, Tenn. (AP) — Almost four decades have passed since Olympic champion Scott Hamilton won four consecutive U.S. and World figure skating championships before topping off his amateur career with the 1984 Olympic gold. He almost hung up his... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Former Lumber King pens third book- Luke Murphy is keeping busy these days, what with juggling the first few week
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 3 days ago
- Luke Murphy is keeping busy these days, what with juggling the first few weeks of school, the needs of his family and promoting his third crime novel. Wild Card is a sequel to his first novel Dead Man's Hand, catching up with his... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Olympic champion puts unique spin on cancer fightFRANKLIN, Tenn. (AP) — Almost four decades have passed since Olympic champion S
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
FRANKLIN, Tenn. (AP) — Almost four decades have passed since Olympic champion Scott Hamilton won four consecutive U.S. and World figure skating championships before topping off his amateur career with the 1984 Olympic gold. He almost hung up his... Read more
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CBC.ca
'We're missing out': Canada urgently needs to diversify in STEM fields, report saysAna Sophia Barrows graduated with a degree in medical physics, and the 24-year-
CBC.ca / Posted 4 days ago
Ana Sophia Barrows graduated with a degree in medical physics, and the 24-year-old works in the science field. Yet she's been told, on more than one occasion, that she doesn't look like a scientist. She says someone once told her that she looks... Read more
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New Kerala
India Announces Several Capacity Building Scholarships For Neighbouring Countries - newkerala news #280467New Delhi : The Scientific Ministries and Departments of the Government of Indi
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
New Delhi : The Scientific Ministries and Departments of the Government of India have active international collaboration in science and technology both at the bilateral and regional level. Today India is engaged in active R&D cooperation with more... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Group Think | Why do so many students want to transfer to Wharton?GROUP THINK is The Daily Pennsylvanian’s round table section, where we throw a
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 4 days ago
GROUP THINK is The Daily Pennsylvanian’s round table section, where we throw a question at the columnists and see what answers stick. Read your favorite columnist, or read them all. This week’s question: It is common knowledge at Penn that many... Read more
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Fortune
This Is Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak's Latest MoveApple co-founder Steve Wozniak is getting into the education business. The Sil
Fortune / Posted 4 days ago
Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak is getting into the education business. The Silicon Valley technologist, who helped create Apple aapl over 40 years ago with the late Steve Jobs, has debuted Woz U, an online university. He plans to eventually open... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak forms ‘Woz U’ to reprogram tech education, address skills gap – MacDailyNewsThe man who revolutionized personal computing now wants to help revamp higher e
MacDailyNews / Posted 4 days ago
The man who revolutionized personal computing now wants to help revamp higher education for the tech industry. Apple co-founder Steve “Woz” Wozniak today announced the formation of Woz U, a world-class digital institute to help fill the employment... Read more
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The Morning Call
TEDx Lehigh River returns for fifth year with ideas worth spreadingAfter decades in medicine and hospice care, Dr. Jenni Levy of Allentown learned
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
After decades in medicine and hospice care, Dr. Jenni Levy of Allentown learned that even with living wills, many people and their families don’t know how to deal with end-of-life questions. “The medical system can be like a snowball rolling down... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
'Pessimism', harsh realisations and a cash crunch: Unpacking the City of Cape Town's drought crisis plan2017-10-13 20:22 Cape Town - Five months ago, the City of Cape Town realised t
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
2017-10-13 20:22 Cape Town - Five months ago, the City of Cape Town realised the way it was handling the drought crisis was not working. Instead... Read more
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The Borneo Post
‘Technology, social media present new challenges to leaders’Nancy (seated, centre) in a group photo with the participants of the TN50 dialo
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 days ago
Nancy (seated, centre) in a group photo with the participants of the TN50 dialogue and officials from IPG Batu Lintang Campus. KUCHING: Today’s leaders are faced with challenges in tandem with the rise of advanced technology and social media. In... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Weather, weather langstill have more than two months before we can heave a sigh of relief. Still, th
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
still have more than two months before we can heave a sigh of relief. Still, the metro has been inundated with flood waters and this is becoming almost a daily occurrence, much to the dismay of students and other daily commuters. Notwithstanding... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New AfDB Director for Liberia Presents Letters of Accreditationhas assured that during his tour of duty here, he will exert all efforts in str
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
has assured that during his tour of duty here, he will exert all efforts in strengthening the relationship between the bank and the Liberian Government, "making it deeper and stronger". "The bank is in the middle of developing a new strategy for... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Six institutes of technology well placed in world ranking of colleges | Irish Examiner Six institutes of technology have been well placed in a wo
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
| Irish Examiner Six institutes of technology have been well placed in a world ranking of top third-level... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Iweala, Adeosun, Ezekwesili, Aisha Ahmad... the List Is Endlesshas extended role for Africa. The first time we met a little over five years ag
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
has extended role for Africa. The first time we met a little over five years ago our chemistry kicked in. She has a good education and reputation--a degree in Economics and International Relations from the University of North Florida and a... Read more
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Business Wire
Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Forms 'Woz U' to Reprogram Tech Education, Address Skills GapSCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The man who revolutionized personal computi
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The man who revolutionized personal computing now wants to help revamp higher education for the tech industry. Apple co-founder Steve “Woz” Wozniak today announced the formation of Woz U, a world-class digital... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Sarawak leads the way in racial unity, diversity – Nancy ShukriNancy (left) and Awang Hapeni (right) on stage during TN50 dialogue. KUCHING:
The Borneo Post / Posted 5 days ago
Nancy (left) and Awang Hapeni (right) on stage during TN50 dialogue. KUCHING: Sarawak is a fine example of unity in diversity, a powerful value that has turned the state into a desirable place to live in, said Minister in the Prime Minister’s... Read more
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ITBusiness.ca
New Brunswick leading the way towards digital literacy and cyber security in CanadaAmazon Web Services (AWS) City on a Cloud Innovation Challenge in June, which r
ITBusiness.ca / Posted 5 days ago
Amazon Web Services (AWS) City on a Cloud Innovation Challenge in June, which recognizes governments embracing innovation and the partner agencies helping them move forward. The Fredericton, NB-based company was co-founded by current CEO Mike... Read more
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Business Wire
Stratasys Set to Sponsor Major Retrospective of LAIKA Oscar-Nominated Films at Portland Art MuseumMINNEAPOLIS & REHOVOT, Israel--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Stratasys (Nasdaq:SSYS), a glob
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
MINNEAPOLIS & REHOVOT, Israel--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Stratasys (Nasdaq:SSYS), a global leader in applied additive technology solutions, today announced the company will be a sponsor of the Portland Art Museum’s “Animating Life: The Art, Science and Magic... Read more
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asianage
Hitachi uses IoT technology for SMART ForestsHitachi India, a subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., and Institute of Wood Science and
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
Hitachi India, a subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., and Institute of Wood Science and Technology (IWST), an institute under Indian Council for Forestry Research and Education under Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Govt. of India have... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Are schools doing enough to ensure that IT professionals of the future are fostered from the start?When computer science became part of the national curriculum in 2014, it was re
Manchester Evening News / Posted 6 days ago
When computer science became part of the national curriculum in 2014, it was regarded by many to be an explicit acknowledgement by the government about the sector’s ever-increasing importance. The emphasis has since been placed on teaching primary... Read more
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IMF
Research Conference on Globalization: Final Session/Roundtable – The Future of Globalizationis the Director of the Yale Center for the Study of Globalization; Professor in
IMF / Posted 6 days ago
is the Director of the Yale Center for the Study of Globalization; Professor in the Field of International Economics and Politics; Professor of International and Area Studies; and Professor Adjunct of Forestry and Environmental Studies at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'ICT Is Key to National Development'Africa Chair for IEEE World Internet of Things (WIoT), Chris Uwaje has identifi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Africa Chair for IEEE World Internet of Things (WIoT), Chris Uwaje has identified Information and Communications Technology (ICT) as key to national development. Uwaje, a former President, Institute of Software Practitioners of Nigeria (ISPON),... Read more
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The Irish Times
Ireland to join European space research organisationIreland is to join the European Southern Observatory (ESO) in 2018 following an
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
Ireland is to join the European Southern Observatory (ESO) in 2018 following an increased capital budget allocation for the Department of Business, Enterprise, and Innovation. The ESO is a 16-nation intergovernmental research organisation for... Read more
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The Manila Times
Renowned consistency through the changing TimesThe Manila Times continues to bask in glorious light throughout its 119th year.
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
The Manila Times continues to bask in glorious light throughout its 119th year. In an industry that constantly demands integrity and credibility, the country’s oldest existing newspaper was again honored by various award-giving bodies, as it... Read more
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Variety
Kelly Clarkson Helps Reinvent the Teaching of High-School Studentssome of the most important lessons in her life from her mom, a retired schoolte
Variety / Posted 7 days ago
some of the most important lessons in her life from her mom, a retired schoolteacher from Texas. “I’ve always been into education because my mom is an educator,” the Grammy-winning singer says. “Teachers don’t make a lot of money. But she put... Read more
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Sun Star
Duterte tasks 4 more gov't agencies to boost PEDP implementationof the Philippine Export Development Plan (PEDP), in an effort to improve the c
Sun Star / Posted 8 days ago
of the Philippine Export Development Plan (PEDP), in an effort to improve the country's export gains. Under Memorandum Circular (MC) 27, at least 18 government agencies agency were delegated to collectively work, review, institute... Read more
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Sun Star
DOST eyes Lacub, Abra for scholarsONLY one town in the Cordillera Administrative Region is without a Department o
Sun Star / Posted 8 days ago
ONLY one town in the Cordillera Administrative Region is without a Department of Science and Technology (DOST) scholar. Regional Director Dr. Victor Mariano said DOST targets to have at least one scholar in every town in the region and is hoping... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Anti-immigrant climate, Chicago crime cuts into overseas MBA enrollmentto U.S. business schools has become tougher in the anti-immigrant climate spurr
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 8 days ago
to U.S. business schools has become tougher in the anti-immigrant climate spurred by President Donald Trump's rhetoric and policies, but his rants about Chicago's crime have made it doubly difficult for local institutions. Foreign students,... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Kim Jong Un promotes sister at key North Korea ruling party summitstate media reported. Kim Yo Jong's profile has been rising since 2014, when s
KECI Missoula / Posted 8 days ago
state media reported. Kim Yo Jong's profile has been rising since 2014, when she was made deputy director of the Propaganda and Agitation Department of the Workers' Party. She and Kim Jong Un were born to the same mother, Ko Yong Hui. Like... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Kim Jong Un promotes sister at key North Korea ruling party summitstate media reported. Kim Yo Jong's profile has been rising since 2014, when s
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 8 days ago
state media reported. Kim Yo Jong's profile has been rising since 2014, when she was made deputy director of the Propaganda and Agitation Department of the Workers' Party. She and Kim Jong Un were born to the same mother, Ko Yong Hui. Like... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Kim Jong Un promotes sister at key North Korea ruling party summitstate media reported. Kim Yo Jong's profile has been rising since 2014, when s
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 8 days ago
state media reported. Kim Yo Jong's profile has been rising since 2014, when she was made deputy director of the Propaganda and Agitation Department of the Workers' Party. She and Kim Jong Un were born to the same mother, Ko Yong Hui. Like... Read more
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