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  1. VOSH/International, In Collaboration With Brien Holden Vision...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Vision Monday

    OMAHA, Neb.- VOSH/International announced it has made its first placement in the newly established VOSH Corps program. Justin Manning, OD, has been selected to serve one or more years in Nicaragua on the faculty of the optometry school at UNAN-Managua, Universidad Nacional AutAfA3noma de Nicaragua.

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  2. Equal Pay for Women and MenRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Newsday

    PRIME Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar yesterday said the State would work toward ensuring equal pay for women and men, as she unveiled a series of plans and proposals ahead of the general election due later this year. The Prime Minister was speaking at a rally held at Constantine Park, Macoya, marking the fifth anniversary of the May 24, 2010, general election.

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  3. Former Independent Rev: Keep race out of electionsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Newsday

    FORMER Independent Senator Rev Daniel Teelucksingh, yesterday warned that politicians must not allow this year's general election to be a 'race of all races.' Speaking yesterday at an inter-faith service held by the Independent Liberal Party , Teelucksingh warned politicians to move away from the antagonism and hatred which rears its head whenever general elections are held.

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  4. 'I did my best'Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Newsday

    FORMER prime minister and leader of the People's National Movement Patrick Manning took to his Facebook account to thank his supporters as he confirmed that he has officially bowed out of politics. Manning, who is the current San Fernando East Member of Parliament confirmed what everyone knew many months ago, that while his mind and spirit remain still sound, his body - ravished by the effects of a debilitating stroke three years ago - just cannot stand up to the rigours of active politics.

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  5. One in ten dieRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Trinidad Guardian

    More than one in ten leatherback turtles that nest in Trinidad dies here, according to Dr Scott Eckert of Wider Caribbean Sea Turtle Conservation Network . Eckert: "The data is very solid on this.

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  6. Rowley calls for Caricom observersRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Trinadad Express

    THE Opposition People's National Movement intends to call on the Caribbean Community to provide observers for the next general election in Trinidad and Tobago, PNM leader Dr Keith Rowley said yesterday at the party's Sports and Family Day at Nelson Mandela Park in St Clair. Rowley, who in his address several times demanded that Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar call the election date and led the crowd in a chant of "we ready", said Caricom can expect correspondence from the PNM asking for invigilators.

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  7. Partnership 'alive and kicking' May 24, 2015, 9:41 PM AstRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Trinadad Express

    MASSES attend: Supporters show their enthusiasm as the People's Partnership 's fifth anniversary rally got underway at Constantine Park, Macoya, yesterday. -Photo: ANISTO ALVES This was the slogan that was reiterated at Constantine Park in Macoya yesterday as the People's Partnership celebrated the fifth anniversary of its 2010 general election victory.

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  8. MSJ leader: Presidents getting appointments wrong May 24, 2015, 9:45 PM AstRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Trinadad Express

    Movement for Social Justice leader David Abdulah yesterday said, for the past decade, presidents of Trinidad and Tobago have been getting appointments to the Integrity Commission wrong. Abdulah, who was speaking during a press conference at the political party's headquarters at St Joseph Village, San Fernando, said in the last ten years there have been "about five" changes at the helm of the commission.

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  9. Kamla sure of victoryMay 24, 2015, 9:53 PM AstRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Trinadad Express

    FLASHBACK: Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar speaks with members of the public following the sod-turning ceremony for the new Arima Hospital, on Hollis Avenue, next to Arima Velodrome, on May 7. -Photo: ANISTO ALVES Children first: Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar greets pupils of St Peter's RC Primary School, in Pt Cumana, Carenage, on April 22 during a ribbon-cutting ceremony to open their new school. - Photo: ISHMAEL SALANDY Following is the conclusion of an exclusive interview with Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar by reporter Anna Ramdass on the fifth anniversary of the People's Partnership Government.

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  10. Sustainable sailing circus moors in WhangareiRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    A rag-tag contingent of sailing circus performers from around the world have moored up in Whangarei and are making their presence felt across the city. They're here to spread messages of sustainability, love and creativity and have made the city home as they prepare to sail across the South Pacific Ocean to spread the same spirit to the islands, particularly cyclone-ravaged Vanuatu.

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  11. Petaling Jaya: Dr M: Najib did not tell truth about 1MDB cash in S'poreRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Asia News Network

    Former Malaysia premier Dr Mahathir Mohamad has accused prime minister Najib Razak of not telling the complete truth when he told Parliament that money held by government investment arm 1Malaysia Development Berhad is being kept in Singapore. "No money was banked into BSI Bank in Singapore.

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  12. The U.S Congressman Senator Bob Menendez from New Jersey asks...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CNN

    Today, May 20th, 2015 is the 113th anniversary of Cuban independence day, it is a bittersweet date given the Cuban people's a languishing for more than 55 years under a dictatorship. As assistant secretary Jacobson reopens negotiations between Cuba and the United States tomorrow, let me be frank I have deep concerns that the more these talks progress the more the administration continues to entertain unilateral concessions without in return getting agreement on fundamental issues that are in our national interest and those are the Cuban people. 2 comments

  13. Making 1MDB Fools of M'Sians: Now Najib man says he did not lie but merely issued 'corrections'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    An Umno propagandist has defended prime minister Najib Razak's remarks about 1Malaysia Development Bhd's deposits in Singapore by saying that Najib would not have issued a correction if he had lied. The comment came in a blog posting by Tun Faisal Ismail Aziz, a former Umno Youth leader now an adviser to Jasa, the propaganda unit of the Information Department.

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  14. Commentary: St Lucia's budget verdict isn't prettyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    By Melanius Alphonse Two days of debate in the parliament of Saint Lucia led by prime minister and minister for finance Dr Kenny Anthony makes the 2015/2016 budget easy to critique, and no different to remember that there is a price to pay for living beyond affordable means. Melanius Alphonse is a management and development consultant.

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  15. Commentary: The return of the PNMRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    By Jai Parasram Keith Rowley is deluding himself into believing that he is the new Eric Williams when all the evidence point to the opposite. I was a reporter during the Williams era and I can say with certainty that Rowley is no Eric Williams.

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  16. Two St Lucian students' research papers win prizes in TaiwanRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    By Donya L. Francis TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Two Saint Lucian students, who are now preparing for graduation from their respective universities in Taiwan, were among a group of young scholars who won prizes in a recently concluded student paper competition organized by the International Cooperation Development Fund . Deja John of Castries, a senior international business and trade student at Ming Chuan University, and Danley Medouze of La-Resource, Vieux -Fort, a senior tropical agriculture student specializing in animal science at National Pingtung University, won prizes for 'outstanding work' in two different categories of the competition.

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  17. Forty-two candidates nominated for 2015 general elections in BVIRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here . The Caribbean is especially vulnerable to rising sea levels brought about by global warming.

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  18. Turks and Caicos Real Estate Association Joins Team TCI On The 2015 Sales BlitzRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | PR Log

    The Premier of the Turks and Caicos Islands and a delegation including the Turks and Caicos Real Estate Association , The TCHTA, Airport Authority, Chamber of Commerce, and other important stakeholders travel across the United States. PRLog - May 24, 2015 - GRACE BAY, Turks & Caicos Islands -- Team TCI has just returned from its 5 day, U.S. cross country Sales Blitz promoting Tourism, Real Estate, Development, and Commerce.

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  19. Soccer becomes a spiritual journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2012 | Daily News

    Millions of people around the globe profess a love for two great unifiers - God and soccer. Next month, a group of Kamloops youth is capitalizing on that cross-cultural commonality by combining spiritual faith with the beautiful game for a missionary trip.

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  20. WUHS Hosts Prestigious White Coat CeremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | San Pedro Sun

    Washington University of Health and Science held its prestigious White Coat Ceremony on Sunday April 19, 2O15. This unique event took place at "Jerries Hall" located on Campus.

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