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  1. Requested SAI to let Dutee Chand join the Natl Camp: AFI PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    New Delhi: The president of the Athletics Federation of India Adille Sumariwalla yesterday said that the Federation has already requested Sports Authority of India to allow Dutee Chand join the Senior national camp. "I met the DG SAI on Monday and apprised him about the developments, and further requested him to give us sanction for Dutee to join the National camp.


  2. MH17: Russia vetoes international criminal tribunalRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ABC News

    MICHAEL BRISSENDEN: At the UN Security Council Russia has done what it repeatedly warned it would do and vetoed an Australian-backed proposal to establish a tribunal to prosecute those who shot down MH17. It said the incident was "not a threat to international peace and security" along the lines of previous tribunals for Rwanda and the former Yugoslavia.


  3. CPDCC chair Bhattarai urges parties to choose viable alternativeRead the original story

    17 hrs ago |

    Kathmandu, July 29: Chairman of the Constitutional-Political Dialogue and Consensus Committee, Dr Baburam Bhattarai, has stressed on the need of paying special attention to drafting a forward-looking constitution, in addition to protecting the professional interests. Receiving a memorandum on the provisions regarding the freedom of information and expression to be included in the proposed new constitution, handed over by the Federation of Nepali Journalists at the Constituent Assembly building at Naya Baneshwar today, he committed to make maximum efforts for ensuring the press freedom which he described as an important pillar of democracy.


  4. Cheers to the much-awaited gold price plungeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | DNA India

    India has also replaced China as the biggest buyer of the metal last year, reclaiming the position it last held in 2012, after the jewellery demand leapt to the highest level since 1995, according to the World Gold Council. The yellow metal described once by the celebrated economist John Maynard Keynes as a relic of the barbarian era has seldom failed to fascinate aficionados and critics alike with its price fluctuations.


  5. Statement from Stockholm Pride and Sweden LGBTRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Al Jazeera

    Pride is the most visible part of the LGBT-movement, with its roots in a revolt against the opression in society against some of the most vulenarable. [Reuters] The Swedish LGBT Federation and Pride organisers issued the following statement as a response to the alternative Pride parade organised by Jan Sjunnesson, former editor-in-chief of Samtiden, a web-magazine by Sweden Democrates, and contributor to the site Avpixlat.


  6. MomentumLIZARD BRAINSRead the original story

    Tuesday | American Reporter

    ... Americans will eat about 46 million turkeys this Thanksgiving, according to the National Turkey Federation. The Federation first gave Harry Truman a bird in 1947. While most media declare that was the beginning of the pardons, there's no evidence ...


  7. Read the entire "Stuck on Stupid" essayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Breaking All The Rules

    With every new day the depths of societal disintegration deepens. With the systemic dismantling of the value of individual life, the total dissolution of a moral existence hastens.


  8. New Resource on Hepatitis C for Journalists WorldwideRead the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | Newswise

    ... is a not-for-profit NGO that represents science journalists and their associations around the globe. The Federation supports strong, critical coverage of scientific issues through initiatives that train, mentor, and educate science journalists ...


  9. Bricklayer and shortage threatens construction industry a Shortage of ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | The Northern Echo

    ... Picture: CHRIS BOOTH A SHORTAGE of carpenters and bricklayers threatens recovery in the building trade, the Federation of Master Builders (FMB) has warned. Brian Berry, chief executive of the the largest trade association in the UK construction ...


  10. Federation: Take it backRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | The Jewish Journal

    ... release urging Los Angeles Jews to lobby their representatives and Senators to oppose the deal. Presumably the Federation wants Congress to block the deal and force the president to negotiate a better one. And that's exactly why the Los Angeles ...


  11. Want to boost agricultural sector? Build new pipelinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Washington Examiner

    The agricultural sector relies heavily on affordable energy - especially petroleum-based energy - to stay competitive. The cost of crude oil and natural gas directly impact a farmer's ability to maintain a healthy bottom line, driving the price of necessary expenditures like diesel fuel, irrigation, fertilizer and lubricants.


  12. Mayor de Blasio's Plan to Fix the Schools: Humiliate All the Teachers. Fire None of Them.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    Mayor Bill de Blasio has an inspired plan to turnaround New York City's failing schools: First, humiliate all the teachers by making them publicly plead for their jobs before a union-run committee. Then keep them all on the payroll even if the committee decides they should be fired.


  13. Cops seek more powers to fight iceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 |

    The nation's ice epidemic has hit a new low with reports parents dealing the drug have been using children to take orders at their front door to avoid detection POLICE across Australia want the power to strip search people who are not under arrest, in a desperate bid to identify ice users and dealers. The Police Federation of Australia, which represents the nation's 59,000 officers, has formally told federal MPs that police are coming into contact with crystal methamphetamine users regularly, and current search laws are too restrictive.


  14. Numsa to launch a rival union federationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 |

    South Africa's labour landscape is poised to be permanently reorganised following two watershed decisions by metal workers' union Numsa - to not legally challenge its expulsion from Cosatu, and to press ahead with plans to launch a rival federation. This could become a reality as early as this year, with the National Council of Trade Unions , the Federation of Unions of South Africa , the Amalgamated Mining and Construction Union and other unions which were Numsa's allies in Cosatu named as potential affiliates.


  15. AdvantaIRA Trust Holds Real Estate Mixer on July 28 at Old Soul...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | PRWeb

    ... ting from Purdue University. He also earned the prestigious Certified Exchange Specialist designation through the Federation of Exchange Accommodators.


  16. All surveysRead the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | Telegram

    Because our results are rounded, a single vote may not seem to affect the percentages below. Rest assured it does count for the calculation of the results.


  17. FBCCI wants adequate gas, power supplies to industriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Fibre2Fashion

    The Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry has urged the government to ensure adequate gas and power supplies to industries for accelerating the country 's industrialisation process, according to reports in the Bangladeshi media. "The government has already taken a number of positive initiatives to meet the power demand of industrial sector, and we're getting benefit.


  18. PCSOs will continue on the beat, police chiefs pledge POLICE chiefs...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    POLICE chiefs last night pledged Police Community Support Officers will remain on the beat but admitted their numbers will shrink due to swingeing budget cuts. West Yorkshire Police Crime Commissioner Mark Burns-Williamson and West Yorkshire Temporary Chief Constable Dee Collins reiterated the value of PCSOs after some reports questioned whether they would be axed entirely by the force.


  19. What Ted Cruz gets wrong about Star TrekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Washington Post

    ... the murder of his only son at the hand of the evil commander Kruge - to put him in a compromising position. The Federation is about to sign a historic peace treaty with the Klingons, who are at risk of dying out from an environmental catastrophe. ...


  20. Homelessness could rise in overcrowding crackdownRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 |

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Homelessness levels in Scotland could rise as part of a Government drive to crack down on overcrowded houses, charities and housing chiefs have warned.