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  1. Sevilla never planned a Kotoko friendly in OctoberRead the original story

    1 hr ago | GhanaWeb

    Sevilla have announced their plans to tour the rest of the world in December to promote La Liga and never had plans to come to Ghana this October to play Asante Kotoko, Goal Ghana checks reveal. Reports in the local media indicated that the general manager of the Kumasi-based club Opoku Nti told supporters in August his outfit will engage the Spanish side in an international friendly this month at the Baba Yara Stadium, but was called off due to the Ebola outbreak.

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  2. Walking Italy: A picturesque way to see TuscanyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Daily Journal

    Walking from the towns of Buonconvento to Montalcino as part of a weeklong trek through Tuscany, I was faced with a tough decision. The road that led to this quandary had passed right by the Caparzo winery - so naturally, we stopped in for a sample.

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  3. Avram Grant could miss Ghana job over political sanctions against Israel - reportRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Avram Grant might not get the Ghana job over a political concern linked to his nationality as an Israeli, according to the local media. The 59-year-old is widely regarded as the front runner for the vacant Black Stars job following his impressive display before the Ghana FA's interview panel almost a fortnight ago.

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  4. GFA looks to Congress for Premier League salvationRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    The Ghana FA's Congress is left with a major decision to take in order to save this season's Ghana Premier League from further delay. The start of the Ghanaian top flight has been suspended indefinitely due to a court case against the GFA by relegated King Faisal.

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  5. Walking Italy: A picturesque way to see...Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | SFGate

    This June 14, 2014 photo shows a view of rooftops in Montepulciano, a city in Tuscany, Italy, famous for its food and wine. Walking tours of Tuscany offer many stops in places like Montepulciano, with scenic views, history and fine wine and dining.

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  6. Methodist Bishop Flays Gov't Over StrikeRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    The Methodist Bishop of Obuasi Diocese, Rt. Rev Stephen Richard Bosomtwe-Ayensu, has waded into the controversial tier-two pension scheme tussle, questioning government's insistence to select a fund manager for workers in the public sector.

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  7. FA set to name new Stars coach; Grant leads raceRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    The Ghana Football Association looks set to appoint a new coach for the Black Stars following the completion of a painstaking selection exercise which saw three shortlisted coaches face the FA interview panel in Accra two weeks ago. This week, the interview panel, led by the FA's vice-president, Fred Crentsil, will present its report to the GFA Executive Committee to make their final decision.

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  8. Are Boston's Sister Cities Just Like Boston? Yes-and NoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boston.com

    When Mayor Marty Walsh went to Ireland last month , he made a point to visit Belfast, which became Boston's newest sister city in May . The Sister Cities Program, which was launched in the United States in 1956, is an effort where communities exchange ideas and information across national borders.

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  9. Methodist Bishop Flays Govt Over SkrikeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Ghanamma.com

    THE METHODIST Bishop of Obuasi Diocese, Rt Rev Stephen Richard Bosomtwe-Ayensu, has waded into the controversial tier-two pension scheme tussle, questioning government's insistence to select a fund manager for workers in the public sector. According to the Bishop, the entrenched position taken by government gives room for people like him to suspect that the money's existence being five percent deductions from workers' pay towards their pension is seriously in doubt.

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  10. Bostona s 9 Sister Cities: A Quick GuideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Boston.com

    When Mayor Marty Walsh went to Ireland last month , he made a point to visit Belfast, which became Boston's newest sister city in May . The Sister Cities Program, which was launched in the United States in 1956, is an effort where communities exchange ideas and information across national borders.

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  11. Northern Regional Tourism Authority holds AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | GhanaWeb

    The Ghana Tourism Authority has organized its Northern Regional Tourism Awards with a call on government to urgently develop the many tourism sites in the region to accrue more revenue. The Sagnari Naa Yakubu Abdulai, Chief of Sagnarigu, who graced the occasion, observed that much emphasis had been placed on the slave trade sites to the neglect of other important areas.

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  12. Black I here to stay with 'Originality'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | The Gleaner

    New Blaza Music Group artiste Black I announced his arrival on the reggae scene with a highly anticipated single, Originality , on the upcoming reggae compilation, Golden Kid the Riddim Assassin Reggae Temple Vol 1 , to be released in November 2014. The single is expected to be a hit with reggae enthusiasts as the Ghanaian educates and entertains his fans with a refreshing consciousness not seen since Buju Banton's Til Shiloh .

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  13. Getting even Saudis to stay: can the Kingdom brand itself as a premier tourist destination?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Al Bawaba

    Domestic tourism has grown significantly of late, spending in this sector soaring from SR59 billion in 2010 to SR103 billion in 2014. According to a study made by Frost & Sullivan, a global growth consulting firm, an average Saudi tourist spends SR43,000 on his foreign trips .

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  14. Elmina Benya bridge about half-way completeRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 26 | GhanaWeb

    Construction work on the new bridge to replace the weak steel one over the Elmina Benya Lagoon in the Komenda-Edina-Eguafo-Abrem Municipality of the Central Region, is about forty-two percent complete. Work on the 75metre span pre-stressed-concrete-box-girder bridge being built by the government at a contract sum of GHC19,061,381.21 commenced on March 15, and is scheduled to be completed in May next year.

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  15. Sakawa' booms in Tamale as 14-yr-olds abandon schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | GhanaWeb

    The rate at which pupils and students are abandoning school for cyber fraud, popularly called 'Sakawa,' has reached alarming proportions in the Tamale metropolis of the Northern Region. Primary school children, some about 14-years old, have abandoned school to engage in cyber fraud.

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  16. Mali: Country with 300 Indians records first Ebola deathRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 25 | Nerve News

    Accra , Oct 25 - The authorities in the West African nation of Mali, where the Indian embassy says there are between 200 and 300 of its nationals, have confirmed the death of the country's first Ebola patient, a two-year-old girl. The World Health Organisation has said the child who died had travelled by a bus from Guinea through Mali and showed symptoms of the disease, media reported Saturday.

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  17. Kojo Antwi - The groovy music manRead the original story

    Friday Oct 24 | GhanaWeb

    Lots of telephone calls have been coming in and Kojo Antwi's accounts on Facebook, Twitter and other social media platforms have also been inundated with congratulatory messages since he was announced at the beginning of this month as the musician to be celebrated at this years MTN Legends and Legacy Ball. It is not that the man referred to by names such as Music Maestro and Mr Music Man has not already been appreciated by his numerous fans.

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  18. Fake Pastor in court for swindling studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | GhanaWeb

    A self-styled man of God who allegedly swindled a student, after asking her to bring her money and electrical gadgets for purification, on Thursday appeared before an Accra Circuit Court. Isaac Passah is alleged to have taken the complainant's laptop valued at GHA 2,000.00 cedis, two apple tablets valued at GHA 3,400.00 cedis, a Nokia Lumia 900 and Blackberry phone valued at GHA 1,550.00 and cash of GHA 3,800.00 cedis, with the pretext of purifying them, but bolted with the items and money.

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  19. Black Queens Cause - Financial Loss' To Travel & Tours OperatorRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 23 | GhanaWeb

    African Origin Travels and Sports Tourism, Kenpong Travel and Tours, Travel Matters Ltd and Litina Travel have been left licking their wounds after the Black Queens failed to book a place in next year's FIFA Women's World Cup in Canada. These mentioned travel & tour operators played various roles in sending fans to Brazil during the 2014 FIFA World Cup and were hoping to do same for next year's Women's World Cup in Canada but with Ghana failing to be part of the top three nations from Africa to participate at the FIFA Women's World Cup in Canada next year, dreams of sending fans to support the Black Queens have been shuttered.

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  20. British Airways Celebrates 77 Years In GhanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | Ghanamma.com

    On 13 October 1937, a DH86 Diana class aircraft operated by Elders Colonial Airways on behalf of Imperial Airways arrived in Accra for the first time,at the end of a one-week journey, which involved nine stops between the UK,via Khartoum. 77 years later, this trip takes a little over six hours, and Ghanaian passengers are able to so daily.

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