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  1. REVIEW-Cuba's Milanes skirts politics, builds bridges with songsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Reuters

    Pablo Milanes's latest album is titled "Renacimiento" but an air of nostalgia was in the air at the Cuban singer-songwriter's concert in London on Wednesday night. It was not just a pining for the headier days of Cuba's revolution but embraced more universal themes of romance.

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  2. Cheung Kong's net profit up 53pc on property revaluation gainsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Cheung Kong vice chairman Victor Li Tzar-kuoi and chairman Li Ka-shing at Thursday's results announcement. Photo: Edward Wong Billionaire Li Ka-shing's Cheung Kong said its net profit jumped 53 per cent to HK$53.87 billion for the year ending in December 2014, but the core profit of the conglomerate declined as analysts looked forward to a better outlook after the massive restructuring of the company and its associate firm Hutchison Whampoa.

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  3. Mufti to discuss common minimum programme with PM ModiRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    People's Democratic Party patron Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on Thursday said that he would be discussing the 'common minimum programme' with Prime Minister Narendra Modi ahead of the proposed PDP-BJP government formation plan in Jammu and Kashmir. "The common minimum programme is being developed.

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  4. How to Close GuantanamoRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Counterpunch

    President Barack Obama once again has made it plain that he intends to close Guantanamo. Those who doubted his previous promises on immigrant rights and Cuba should realize that he is serious about Guantanamo as well.

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  5. 5th Annual Prairie Sun Seed FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    St. Gerard's Roman Catholic Church, 125 Third Ave. N., Yorkton will be hosting the World Day of Prayer Ecumenical Service on Fri., March 6 at 7:30 p.m. The World Day of Prayer Committee in The Bahamas have prepared the service. The theme this year is 'Jesus said to them, "Do you know what I have done to you?" Women, men and children are invited to attend.

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  6. NY Times Greets Feeble Free Market Moves in Cuba With Pitiful Obsession Over Income InequalityRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NewsBusters.org

    The New York Times' left-wing obsession over "income inequality" reached a pathetic nadir in Wednesday's print edition, in Randal Archibold's report on the Communist country injecting some feeble moves toward free enterprise to prop up its rotting economy. An online photo caption underlined the paper's liberal point: "As Cuba opens the door wider to private enterprise, the gap between the haves and have-nots -- and between whites and blacks -- is growing more evident."

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  7. Women's World Day of Prayer in the ValeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Evesham Journal

    A WOMEN'S World Day of Prayer is being hosted at Evesham Baptist Church on Friday March 6 at 2.30pm. The 2015 Service has been prepared by the Christian women of The Bahamas and will be used by millions of people all around the world.

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  8. 'El Mar Y sus Motivos' The New Proposal Of 'la Galeria'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | PR Log

    PRLog - Feb. 26, 2015 - "The Gallery" of the Hotel Crowne Plaza Santo Domingo began it's Cultural Schedule with the painting exhibition "El Mar y sus Motivos" of artist, Tony Espaillat. The Public Relations Manager, Venus Balbuena, announced that the Cultural Calendar of the project "La Galeria", offers the opportunity to promote the art and culture in its various manifestations, colors and themes.

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  9. Monumental expansion of Hol Chan Marine Reserve is officialRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | San Pedro Sun

    The Hol Chan Marine Reserve located between Caye Caulker and San Pedro Town has increased in size following the launching of the expansion of the reserve. The inaugural event took place on Wednesday February 25th at the Hol Chan Marine Reserve office on CaribeA a Street in San Pedro Town before a cross-sector of stakeholders.

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  10. Failure on reform is biggest threat to our city, says Hong Kong's richest man Li Ka-shingRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Stern message to lawmakers from Hong Kong's richest man, who says failure to pass changes to chief executive election is city's biggest threat Hong Kong's richest man Li Ka-shing has warned that Hongkongers, including himself, would be the losers if controversial political reforms fail to pass. Citing the issue as the biggest threat facing Hong Kong, Li urged lawmakers to be responsible and vote in favour of reform that would change how the city selects its chief executive.

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  11. BJP blames Congress for Jammu and Kashmir problemsRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Blaming the Congress for the present situation in Jammu and Kashmir, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Thursday said leaving either BJP or PDP out of power in the state will be leaving either Jammu or the Kashmir valley out of power. "Today history has inflicted a mandate... PDP is largest in valley, BJP is largest in Jammu.

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  12. Fast-growing family! Richard Branson reveals his son Sam has...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Fast-growing family! Richard Branson reveals his son Sam has welcomed a baby girl... just two months after daughter Holly gave birth to twins Happy families! Sir Richard Branson's son Sam and his wife Isabella have welcomed a baby girl together, Eva-Deia Proud new dad Sam shared a picture of himself cuddling his newborn with his wife and father looking on affectionately. And Richard himself shared a sweet message on his official website's blog, along with another adorable picture of the little girl, whose name is Eva-Deia and was born on February 19. 'Delighted to share the wonderful news that Isabella and Sam are the proud parents of a new baby girl: Eva-Deia Branson,' he wrote.

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  13. Laws to protect marine resources still a long way offRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | SciDev.Net

    Legislation to protect ocean areas beyond national borders is moving dangerously slowly, a summit on ocean resources has heard. The meeting heard that many oceanic resources, such as fish stocks , minerals and coral reefs, need to be legally protected as soon as possible.

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  14. Buhari rules out Boko Haram talksRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | BBC News

    Nigeria's main presidential challenger Muhammadu Buhari has ruled out negotiating with Islamist militants if he wins elections next month. "Boko Haram is not interested in peace - if they are interested in peace how can they kill 13,000 Nigerians?" the former military ruler told the BBC.

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  15. Nigerian presidential elections: Buhari goes to LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | CNN

    As the date of the presidential and parliamentary elections in Nigeria approaches, questions continue to be raised concerning candidate General Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressive Congress and his abilities as a potential future leader of Africa's most populous nation. Tensions have been high since incumbent President Goodluck Jonathan, who's People's Democratic Party has been in power since 1999, announced that elections would be delayed until March 28, following the recommendations of national security services.

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  16. The Time to Go to Cuba is NowRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | New York Magazine

    Suddenly, everything is different. On December 17, a half- century propaganda war between the U.S. and Cuba changed course; diplomatic relations were restored , and the 90 miles of ocean separating the two countries didn't feel quite so vast anymore.

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  17. The St Kitts-Nevis election fiasco is a symptom of a bigger problemRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Trinidad Guardian

    Concern was rightly raised over the failure of the supervisor of elections in St Kitts-Nevis, Wingrove George, to declare the results of the February 16 general elections until two days afterwards. Even if George had the votes counted twice for accuracy, as he claimed, that procedure should have produced a final count by midnight on the Election Day.

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  18. Bill O'Reilly 'lied about witnessing nuns being executed in El Salvador'Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    'My beautiful cape was tied too tight!' Mortified Madonna, 56, reveals the shocking moment she was dragged backwards down steps by her Armani cloak during show at British music awards Bobbi Kristina is back in a coma after she 'started having seizures when doctors tried to bring her out of medically induced state' President Obama confirms that illegal immigrants who qualify for his executive order WON'T be deported regardless of judge's order 100-hour working weeks, sex below deck... and what we REALLY think of passengers: Confessions of a cruise ship worker 'Keep your dogs off my property': Fury as firefighter shoots his neighbors' dogs dead and puts photo of their bodies on Facebook Married TV actor wakes up to find his testicles have been STOLEN after he is drugged in Russian bar by attractive blonde working for organ traffickers Is YOUR name sexy? Scarlett and Alessandro top the ... (more)

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  19. Business Briefs: Feb. 25Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | Jackson County Pilot

    Jackson's newest Main Street business marks grand opening Community and business leaders gathered for the ribbon-cutting ceremony at Anytime Fitness, Jackson's newest Main Street business, during an open-house grand-opening celebration this past Friday. On hand for the ceremony are Sharon Henning , director of the Jackson Area Chamber of Commerce; Anytime Fitness' Ryan Brandts; Mike Schwartz of the Historic State Theatre; Amanda Schmidt of Anytime Fitness; chamber board member Troy Menke of Pillars Pub and Eatery; chamber board member Marie Zimmerman of Livewire Printing Co.; chamber board member Sara Dvorak of Bank Midwest; Jackson City Council member Ken Temple; and Justin Schmit of Bank Midwest.

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  20. Venezuela: All Oil, no Toilet PaperRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Real Clear Politics

    Cash-strapped Venezuela, which has the second-largest oil reserves in the world, after Saudi Arabia, and relies on oil for 95 percent of its export revenue, has been hit particularly hard by plummeting global prices.

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