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  1. Group Harps On 30 % Affirmative Youth Representation In GovernmentRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

    If the federal government hopes to make any impact in governance and help the nation progress, then she must take notice of her capable young people and give them an affirmative representation of 30 per cent, as the nation's young people will not expect any less.

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  2. Tanzania: End in Sight for Katiba StalemateRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    Dodoma - PRESIDENT Jakaya Kikwete greets Chadema Secretary General Dr Willibrod Slaa as other political party leaders look on at the State Lodge in Dodoma yesterday prior to a meeting in which the president and leaders of various political parties met to resolve the standoff that has interfered with the ongoing new constitution writing process.

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  3. The tough talk beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    The Hurriyat faction led by Syed Ali Shah Geelani, who has consistently suspected the motives behind Delhi's overtures for dialogue, is vindicated.

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  4. The Birth of the Pill is a fascinating book on the oral contraceptiveRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... they tested it on women in mental institutions-without asking permission-and on women in the slums of San Juan, Puerto Rico. They tried it on men, too. The inventor of the pill, Gregory Pincus, thought it might work on men as well as women. When he ...

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  5. Top 10 things you need to know about Fijia s new el...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Scoop

    With the first Fiji general election since the 2006 coup less than three weeks away, it is important to understand Fiji's new electoral system.

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  6. Juan Pablo Lopez Scores Last-Second Stoppage In CancunRead the original story

    Yesterday | Boxing Scene

    ... his third straight win while making his 2014 debut. Torres falls to 18-6-1 (10KOs), heading back to Ponce, Puerto Rico having now lost five of his last six. The bout was surprisingly one-sided in favor of the Mexico City native, who scored ...

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  7. Jacuzzis, butlers and baby grand pianos... welcome aboard the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Daily Mail

    ... pre cruise accommodation and a seven-night cruise departing from Miami (Florida) and calling at San Juan (Puerto Rico), Charlotte Amalie (St Thomas) and Philipsburg (St Maarten) before returning to Miami (Florida) for the flight home; meals and ...

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  8. Expelled from Punjab college say 18 Kashmiri studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Hindustan Times

    A day after assembly speaker Mubarak Gul had made an appeal to union home minister Rajnath Singh for the safety of Kashmiri students in different states, a private college group in Punjab is reported to have on Friday cancelled the admission of 18 of them studying under Prime Minister's special scheme.

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  9. Gilas faces CroatiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Sun-Star

    ... Iran in the Fiba-Asia Championship last year in Manila, will next face Greece on Aug. 31, Argentina on Sept. 1, Puerto Rico on Sept. 3 and Senegal on Sept. 4. Reyes said they improved a lot after meeting several teams in the pocket tournaments, ...

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  10. BJP continuing with Vajpayees policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Hindustan Times

    The BJP has dismissed the allegations of People's Democratic Party president Mehbooba Mufti that the party has dropped Vajpayee's policy on Jammu and Kashmir.

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  11. Delta youths shut NNPC flow stationRead the original story

    Friday | In-depth Africa

    FOLLOWING the recent local government primaries of the People's Democratic Party in Isoko South Local Government of Delta State, some youth groups have shut down the Olomoro flow station, one of the facilities on OML 26. It will be recalled that the primaries have been trailed by protests, violence and rejection of the results.

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  12. Photos: Lopez-Torres, Fontanez-Gonzalez Weigh-InRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Boxing Scene

    Televisa and FOX Deportes will close out August in style this Saturday, August 30, with an explosive tripleheader at the Gran Oasis Arena in Cancun, Mexico featuring top competitors from Mexico and Puerto Rico.

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  13. Puerto Rico man sentenced to 40 years in prison for sexually exploiting three minorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Caribbean News Now!

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- A former disc jockey for high school parties was sentenced to serve 40 years in prison on Thursday in the District of Puerto Rico for sexually exploiting minors.

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  14. Police brutalityRead the original story

    Friday Aug 29 | Fiji Times

    Naipote Vere, who served in the Fiji Police Force for 33 years, said members of the force should not investigate their own for alleged brutality against suspects.

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  15. BJP government in Jammu and Kashmir a national requirement: Jammu MPRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | DNA India

    BJP on Friday said the formation of BJP government in the strategically important state of Jammu and Kashmir was "a national requirement", and urged the people to defeat National Conference , Congress and People's Democratic Party in the upcoming assembly polls.

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  16. Nova Southeastern University opens campus in Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Business Journal

    Nova Southeastern University, a Fort Lauderdale-based school which has a campus in Tampa, opened a regional campus in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

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  17. Ruth Abigail Robles Slonecker, 90Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Http

    Ruth Abigail Robles was born in Fajardo, Puerto Rico on Dec. 8, 1923 to the late Mr. Juan Robles and Regina Rios Robles.

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  18. University opens new regional campus in Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Caribbean News Now!

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Nova Southeastern University is set to reconfirm its commitment to Puerto Rico with the grand opening of a new regional campus in San Juan.

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  19. Tough Non-Conference, CAA Slate Ahead For CofC CougarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Carolina Beaches

    ... in 2013. Highlighting the non-conference portion of the schedule is the program's participation in the ESPN Puerto Rico Tip-Off to be held on Nov. 20-21 & 23, in San Juan, Puerto Rico. There, the Cougars commence the tournament with defending ...

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  20. CofC Men's Basketball announces 2014-15 scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2014 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    ... the schedule; if no time is listed, the game time is still to be determined: CofC will participate in the ESPN Puerto Rico Tip-Off to be held on Nov. 20-21 & 23, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, to be televised live on ESPNU. The tourney begins with the ...

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