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  1. PM Modi has agreed to attend my swearing-in ceremony: Mufti Mohammad SayeedRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Newkerala.com

    People's Democratic Party chief Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on Friday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi will attend his swearing-in ceremony as the chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir on March 1. "The Prime Minister of India has the mandate of the people of the nation today, he has got full legitimacy to deliver. It is an opportunity for both of us.


  2. Ricky Martin Announces North America Leg of Upcoming 'One World Tour'Read the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in 20 cities. Unlike his last world tour, Ricky Martin will not be putting on any performances in his native Puerto Rico. Although Ricky Martin toured in Mexico in 2014 and in Australia in 2013, the "One World Tour" will be Martin's first tour to ...


  3. McGrath retains Ireland placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Sporting Life

    Jack McGrath has held off the challenge of fit-again British and Irish Lion Cian Healy to start Ireland's RBS 6 Nations Grand Slam eliminator with England. Leinster back-rower Jordi Murphy has slotted in for the injured number eight Jamie Heaslip in the only change from Ireland's 18-11 victory over France on February 14. Fast-improving 14-cap loosehead McGrath has proved his Test stability in Healy's absence and has earned sufficient trust from boss Joe Schmidt to retain the number one shirt.


  4. Campaign cash-in ahead of Nigeria voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Reuters

    Streets across Nigeria are plastered with campaign advertisements, T-shirts and banners as politicians woo voters ahead of polls in March. As Grace Pascoe reports, pre-election paraphernalia is big business.


  5. Uzbekistan's president meets with voters as part of election agitationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Trend

    Uzbekistan's incumbent president, Islam Karimov, who is also a candidate in the upcoming presidential election from the Liberal Democratic Party, met with voters in the Khorezm region and Karakalpakstan autonomous republic as part of election agitation, the Uzbek national information agency, UzA reported Feb. 27. He believes that the priority areas in furthering the reforms in the country include deepening structural reforms in the economy, increasing its competitiveness through diversification of industry, technical and technological modernization of production, and development of small business and private entrepreneurship.


  6. Holland America Line Wins Cruise Critic Cruisers' Choice AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Marine News

    ... of Key West, Fla.; Cozumel and Costa Maya, Mexico; Grand Cayman; Grand Turk, Turks and Caicos; San Juan, Puerto Rico; St. Thomas; and Half Moon Cay, the line's award-winning private island in the Bahamas. Back-to-back seven-day itineraries can be ...


  7. You've Probably Never Heard of America's Worst Police ForceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Mother Jones

    ... other officers leave the scene as Cceres lies dying. Cceres' death received virtually no attention outside of Puerto Rico. But even seven years later, it remains fresh in the minds of many Puerto Ricans who see it as a particularly egregious example ... 2 comments

  8. Buhari irrevocably committed to Abuja Peace AccordRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Vanguard

    By Levinus Nwabughiogu London - Barely 24 hours after he threatened to pull out of Abuja peace accord, the presidential candidate of All Progressives Congress, APC, General Mohammadu Buhari has had a u-turn, saying he was irrevocably committed to the pact. While he made the threat through his support group popularly called Buhari Support Organization, BSO, the refutation came from All Progressives Congress Campaign Office .


  9. N175bn LG allocation: Imo govt replies IhediohaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Vanguard

    Imo State government has said that contrary to the N175.034 billion said to have accrued to the 27 local council areas of the state between May 2011 and December 2014, heavy deductions were usually made at source before remittance. The Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Media, Mr. Sam Onwuemeodo, made the clarification in a press statement made available to Vanguard in Owerri yesterday.


  10. Former mayor of Rio Grande, Puerto Rico, sentenced to 64 months in prison for briberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Caribbean News Now!

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- The former mayor of the municipality of Ro Grande, Puerto Rico, was sentenced on Wednesday to 64 months in prison and ordered to forfeit $39,000 for soliciting and receiving cash bribes from a contractor who sought construction inspection contracts with the municipality. Eduard Rivera-Correa, 61, pleaded guilty on October 24, 2014, to one count of bribery.


  11. Dan Shaughnessy Christian Vazquez is in a good position to contributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Boston.com

    ... backstop doesn't make a lot of noise in the millionaire's club that is the Sox clubhouse. He was raised in Puerto Rico, the only son and eldest of three children. Both of his parents were accountants. His mother, the daughter of a US serviceman, ...


  12. The Consequences of the Battle for KobaniRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The New Yorker

    In late January, the Turkish government opened a refugee camp in the southeastern town of SuruA . Big enough to hold thirty-five thousand people, the camp was specifically intended to house the predominantly Kurdish refugees coming in from the Syrian city of Kobani, just across the border, where a four-month-long siege by the Islamic State in Iraq and al-Sham others stayed away out of fear.


  13. Hope Buhari Told The Audience At Chatham House How Much He Loves Boko Haram - Fani-KayodeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Ghanamma.com

    People's Democratic Party Presidential Campaign Organisation has described the appearance of the Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress , Muhammadu Buhari at the Chatham House, London as a stage managed show of shame. "We wonder whether General Buhari told his foreign audience whilst he was in London how much he loves Boko Haram.


  14. Puerto Rico's Prepa likely to miss debt restructuring deadlineRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Reuters

    Puerto Rico's debt-laden power authority, Prepa, is not expected to present a restructuring plan to creditors by next week's deadline as sides continue negotiations to address the authority's debt problems. With $9 billion in debt, Prepa faces a Monday deadline to present the framework of a restructuring under a forbearance agreement with lenders and bondholders.


  15. Elections in the Republic of Tajikistan: some important legal points : February 27, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Daily Times

    According to Decree of the President of the Republic of Tajikistan, No 306 dated December 5, 2014, the election of the deputy of Majlisi namoyandagon , Majlisi vakiloni of Badakhshan Mountainous Region, Dushanbe city, provinces, regions and towns is to be held on March 1, 2015. According to the Resolution of the Central Commission for Elections and Referenda of the Republic of Tajikistan a single nationwide election constituency and 41 single-mandate constituencies for elections of deputies of Majlisi Oli were established.


  16. A Look Back at the non-stop Career of Ricky MartinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | TN Team Blog

    Born to an accountant and psychologist in San Juan, Puerto Rico in 1971, Ricky Martin showed he possessed singing and acting talent from a young age. Martin began singing at age six, often reciting songs from groups such as Menudo, Led Zeppelin, and Journey, using wooden kitchen spoons as microphones.


  17. Nigeria's opposition will not tolerate any more vote delays - BuhariRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Any further delays to Nigeria's election would be unacceptable and the opposition will take the government to court if the election commission chief is forced out, presidential candidate Muhammadu Buhari said on Thursday. Nigerian opposition presidential candidate general Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress party speaks during an interview in Abuja February 8, 2015.


  18. We Will Stop Alpha-Beta From Taking A Percentage Of Lagos IGR, Strenghten LIRS - AgbajeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Ghanamma.com

    Lagos State Governorship candidate under the People's Democratic Party , Jimi Agbaje has promised the people of the state that if elected, his government would empower and strengthen the Lagos Internal Revenue Service to collect tax, stressing that they are the right people to do the job. A private consulting firm, Alpha-Beta allegedly owned by former governor and national leader of the All Progressives Congress Bola Tinubu has been said to be getting 15 percent of the internally generated revenue of Lagos State from helping the state to collect taxes.


  19. Colorful. Vibrant. Friendly. Puerto Rico.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | CNN

    Last year, a friend and I traveled to Puerto Rico for a long weekend getaway . I'm not a sunbather so for me, an island has to offer more than just beaches.


  20. For Americans, Puerto Rico is an easy beach getawayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Greenwich Citizen

    In this Oct. 2014 photo, beachgoers enjoy the sun and sand at Isla Verde Beach in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Puerto Rico, a U.S. territory, offers all the comforts of domestic travel - easy entry, no extra charges for cell phone service, and the U.S. dollar as the currency - along with Caribbean beaches and Latin culture, waterfalls, colonial Spanish history and good food and drink.