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SNAP Budget Cuts Will Worsen Current Problem in America: Food Insecurity

1 October, 2013  

file000996064498 I recently overheard a woman complaining about Russian immigrants exploiting the food stamps program, now dubbed the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). The subtext was that people who are on SNAP are generally exploiting the system. To me, this said..
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Electric cable a symbol of Korean cooperation

27 April, 2013  

Korean electical workers hug after losing their jobs An electrical cable running from South Korea over the border into North Korea is one of last lifelines for more than 200 South Korean workers at a joint industrial park that North Korea has shut down amid fears of war...
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The Global Spring: Building a Cooperative World

25 April, 2013  

water-drops The United Nations estimates that 10% of the people in the world own 85% of the assets.  Such concentrated wealth, and the concentrated political influence that goes along with it, are bad for the general well-being of human society.  Building..
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Philippines President Aquino vows closer cooperation with regional leaders

23 April, 2013  

China Sea Philippines President Aquino vowed closer cooperation with regional leaders to find a peaceful solution to territorial conflicts in the South China Sea.“This is our pledge: to continue working with our neighbors in implementing the commitments of Asean member states in..
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Echo360 acquires ThinkBinder

20 April, 2013  

Echo 360 purchases Thinkbinder Distance learning and educational software provider Echo360 has acquired ThinkBinder, a ...thenextweb.com/.../echo360-acquires-thinkbinder-to-add-onli.....
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India, Kazakhstan to carry forward civil nuclear cooperation beyond 2014

5 March, 2013  

Monument of new Delhi-India. NEW DELHI: India and Kazakhstan today agreed to carry forward their civil nuclear cooperation beyond 2014, the deadline for the supply of fuel for the reactors as per the present nuclear contract, with the uranium-rich nation assuring to help meet..
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Judicial Cooperation between Sri Lanka and Iran

23 December, 2012  

Iran Justice Minister The Islamic Republic of Iran is fully ready for supporting and evermore expansion of comprehensive cooperation with Sri Lanka, particularly in political, economic, commercial, transit, and joint investments fields. ..
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Last Resort to Save Co-operation Deal in Sudan

11 December, 2012  

Last resort to save Cooperation deal between Sudan and South Sudan. Meetings of the joint security and political committee between Sudan and South Sudan started on Tuesday in a bid to prevent the cooperation agreement signed between the two sides from collapsing.The meetings of the committee come after the two sides..
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Ukraine Budget Depends on Cooperation with IMF

6 December, 2012  

Ukraine Budget Depends on Cooperation with IMF The funding of the national budget of Ukraine for 2013 adopted by the Verkhovna Rada on November 6 carries significant risks and depends on the country's cooperation with the International Monetary Fund (IMF), experts polled by Interfax-Ukraine have said.See all..
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Azerbaijan and Latvia agree to strengthen economic cooperation

4 December, 2012  

Two young man handshake both hands The officials held the same opinion regarding the rapid improvement of economic cooperation, emphasizing that during the first half of 2012, the trade turnover amounted to USD 12.2 million, ranking Azerbaijan as the main trading partner of Latvia. ..
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