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October, 2017

  • 13 October

    Google to donate $1 billion to help Americans get job

    Google is ready to donate $1 billion over the next five years in nonprofit organizations helping people adjust to the changing nature of work, the largest philanthropic pledge to date from the Internet giant Google will make grants in its three core areas: education, economic opportunity, and inclusion. Already in the last few months, it has handed out $100 million …

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  • 13 October

    Trump’s Actions Toward Iran Nuclear Agreement on Friday

    US President Trump takes actions toward Iran nuclear agreement on Friday, October 13, 2017. Though his plans won’t call for sanctions that threaten nuclear deal, he is willing to consider an additional deal that would pressure Tehran to prove it has given up the means to make nuclear weapons. Donald Trump will, on Friday, make declare his intentions and formally announce …

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  • 12 October

    Ghana Most Beautiful 2017 Audition – Week 7 Eviction Night

    Ghana Most beautiful 2017 audition week seven eviction was so painful for Talata, a representative of the Upper East Region of Ghana and Yaa, also a representative of the Ashanti Region of Ghana to be evicted from this year’s audition. Earlier on, the Upper West Regional representative of this year’s Ghana’s Most Beautiful, Numbu, and Greater Accra’s Ayeley have been …

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  • 10 October

    The Penguins Meet Trump in the White House

    There is a general belief that professional ice hockey is a white man’s sport. Can this be true without any axiom? The following are some of the reasons why people say hockey is a white man’s sport: Most of the owners are white. Most of the coaches and managers are white. Most of the players are white. Most of the …

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  • 10 October

    Three Palestinian Women Sue Two Israeli Airlines for an Intrusive Body Search

    Three Palestinian women are suing two Israeli airlines; El Al and Arkia, for an “Intrusive Body Search,” according to a report by Al Jazeera. These three women, who are noted as Palestinian citizens of Israel, told Al Jazeera that this intrusive body search happened in October 2016, and went to the extent of passing their hands over their clothing – …

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  • 10 October

    Hamas-Fatah Delegations Open Reconciliation Talks in Cairo

    Delegations from the Palestinian political parties of Hamas and Fatah are meeting on Tuesday, October 10, 2017, to continue the discussion on the process of national reconciliation in the Cairo. The reconciliation talks in Cairo revolve around the implementation of the National Reconciliation Agreement between the two political parties, Hamas and Fata, to end the divisions between these two political …

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  • 10 October

    Wildfires Stoked by Powerful Winds Sweep through California

    Wildfires stoked by powerful winds have swept through California, causing the destruction of more than 1,500 homes and businesses and about 20,000 people running helter-skelter in salvage of their dear lives. Reports indicate that one person was also killed in a fire further north, in Mendocino County, in the US state on Monday, October 9, 2017. California’s fire chief also …

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  • 10 October

    Liberia holds elections to elect a new president

    Liberia holds a new election on Tuesday, October 10, 2017, to elect a new president. This will be the hottest election ever conducted in the country to see the country’s first transfer of power from one democratically elected leader to another in more than 70 years after independence. The first female president of the country, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, is …

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  • 10 October

    US Suspends Turkey of Visa Application

    The United States of America has suspended Turkey of visa application, where the latter country’s president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, expressed this as a saddening news for his people. “For the (US) ambassador in Ankara to take a decision like this, to put it into practice, is saddening,” Erdogan said in a joint news conference on Monday with his Ukrainian counterpart …

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  • 10 October

    Ongoing dispute between Spain and Catalonia reaches its peak

    Ongoing dispute between Spain and Catalonia could reach a climax, judging from the fact that president might make a unilateral declaration of independence as early as this evening. It is expected that Carles Puigdemont will address the regional parliament in Barcelona on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 16:00 GMT, drawing warnings from the Spanish central government that it will not …

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