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BJP courts media for image correction

Having shunned the media these past four years, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ministers have now started courting press persons. The reason for this outreach is not far to see. The government needs the media since it is clearly on the backfoot with regard to the multi-crore bank fraud involving....

Inside Hatch: Manchester's hidden food and drink haven Manchester Evening News

This site uses cookies for analytics, personalized content and ads. By continuing to browse this site, you agree to this use. If you've passed Oxford Road recently, you've probably noticed the huge shipping containers which have popped up on the stretch.

'Still in midst of crisis': Emergency food drive underway to help Churchill

Manitobans are once again coming together to help the people of Churchill. The rail line to the northern town, the only ground transportation linking the community with southern Canada, was cut off in May 2017 due to flooding. Saturday the Winnipeg Blue Bombers Alumni, Danica’s Village and Winnipeg....

Their stories are inspirational

Thousands of people across Gloucestershire are currently busting a gut to drop that extra pound and get healthy. Many people take years to drop a jean size and done so in spectacular style. Here is a rundown of some of the weight loss stories Gloucestershire Live has covered over the past year which have been jaw-dropping and inspirational.

Crafters of Metafilter, help me save this toy deer?

1 MONTHS AGO
I know it's ridiculous but there must be some way to revitalise it. Maybe I bedazzle it? Please help me with some ideas I just don't want to throw it out. This poor 30 year old deer is on it's last legs. However it's sentimental, is there something I...

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Post-holiday and future-holiday blues

1 MONTHS AGO
For some concrete reasons and some rather more nebulous ones, I am just really super sad that the holidays are over, and having a very hard time getting past it. What are some things I can do to shake off these blahs? How to properly grieve dying/dea...

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Christmas Eve Mystery

2 MONTHS AGO
Question of burning festive importance: what is Perry Como holding on the cover of his "Season's Greetings" Christmas album? As Mr. Rattery cued up this album to enjoy alongside our shortbread and tea, he asked a very reasonable question: what on ear...

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Last minute Stocking Stuffer present ideas needed for an 18 yo girl.

2 MONTHS AGO
My niece is staying with me this Christmas, like a good Aunt & Uncle we're giving her what every teenager wants, a chunk of cash for Christmas. But her pile of presents looks bare with just the envelope & card so I'want to put together a Chr...

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Need last minute help on a strange Christmas gift

2 MONTHS AGO
My wife and I are big fans of My Favorite Murder and by proxy, Mind Hunter. She brought up the fact that Ed Kemper at one point recorded a lot of audiobooks and that it would be so neat and creepy to have. I was hoping I could procure her something h...

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Christmas Cakes

2 MONTHS AGO
I am not cooking the meal this year, but am in charge of desserts. I have celiac disease, so cookies are difficult, but I can usually easily convert cakes to gluten free. Does anyone have any Christmas cakes they love? I'll probably do Bakewell tarts...

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Help a pregnant Jewish lady make a nice Christmas for her husband please

2 MONTHS AGO
We have been going through tough times so I would like to make a festive and pleasant holiday. He grew up in the Northeast and had plenty of lovely White Christmases with his family, and I would like to recreate those feelings if I can! Here are my ...

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Musical thought on issues around homelessness

6 HOURS AGO

The latest Thinking Session organised by the Witham Branch of the Labour Party will be held at The Heneage Arms community pub in Hainton this Sunday, February 25, when the focus will be 'home and homelessness'. Sarah-Paul, the director and pr...

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Nationals MP George Christensen calls for an end to the Coalition

15 HOURS AGO

Nationals MP George Christensen has called for the end of the Coalition, after the scandal engulfing former deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce threatened to tear the partnership apart over the past fortnight. The maverick MP, who has a habit of maki...

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All publicans in one Cork town decide to keep doors shut on Good Friday

1 DAY AGO

All of the publicans in one rural town are going keep their doors shut and remain closed for business this coming Good Friday. This follows the six publicans based in the north Cork town of Newmarket coming together and deciding collectively that the...

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Demand for Cathy Pope jewellery jumps on Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern's approval

1 DAY AGO

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Cross Catholic advertisement spurs student giving

1 DAY AGO

If a picture is worth a thousand words, to religious education students at the South Dakota parishes of Elk Point St. Joseph and Jefferson St. Peter, a picture is worth $110.

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Watchdog rules against Santa Coke ad

1 DAY AGO

Healthy Auckland Together, a coalition of 21 public health organisations, complained to the Advertising Standards Authority about a Coca-Cola billboard showing Santa holding up a piece sign with one hand and two cokes in the other. The ASA complaints...

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Seniors knit red hats for infants in support of an American Heart Association campaign

1 DAY AGO

Pittsboro, NC - "All those poor elves I haven't set free yet, having to stay over during Christmas because there aren't enough hats!" Those words were penned by J.K. Rowling, in Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix.That certainly will no...

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Rome’s Famous Christmas Tree to Be Reborn as a Baby Nursing Station

1 MONTHS AGO
The tree, known as Spelacchio, or mangy, was dismantled Thursday, but the much-maligned spruce will live on, in the hearts of Romans, and in a book.

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The Befana Market, a Beloved Roman Tradition, Is Imperiled

1 MONTHS AGO
Italian families have long made pilgrimages to the Piazza Navona over the holidays, but the kid-magnet event has been wounded by politics, poor quality and delays.

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Epiphany Celebrations Around the World

1 MONTHS AGO
Christians see the official end to the Christmas holidays as Jan. 6, which commemorates the three kings’ visit to the baby Jesus.

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Christmas May Be Over, but Holiday Shopping Is Not

1 MONTHS AGO
In the last week of the year, called the 13th Month or the Second Season by retailers, e-commerce-fueled returns and gift cards send consumers back to buy more.

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The More the Merrier, and the Messier

1 MONTHS AGO
Tiny, tidy homes may be trendy, but mine is not that minimalist house. This is a big old house made for gathering, and particularly so at Christmas.

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Many Unhappy Returns? Online Holiday Shopping’s Big Hangover

2 MONTHS AGO
Boxing Day has a new meaning in the era of e-commerce: packing and shipping or lugging back stuff bought in those gleeful clicking sprees.

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Don’t Just Throw Away Your Christmas Tree

2 MONTHS AGO
Old trees can be used as mulch in city parks, to create fish habitats and to rebuild coastal dunes.

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10 Months Until Christmas

15 HOURS AGO
Hi everyone! Today marks the ten month mark to Christmas and you wouldn’t believe how busy things are here at the North Pole. Santa’s new workshop plans have created a big hole in the...

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11 Months Until Christmas

1 MONTHS AGO
Hi ho! Just 11 months from today…it’s Christmas Eve! Think about it: in just 11 months we’ll be live on the radio, tracking Santa all over again. I was in a meeting this week and we...

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All Play and No Work for Santa

1 MONTHS AGO
The month of January seems silly to some. Gone are the days of anticipation for Christmas and with that it seems Santa and the North Pole are forgotten. After the brief post-Christmas rush of thank...

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Santa Plans a New Workshop

1 MONTHS AGO
Santa announced today that a new workshop is planned to be constructed in 2018. Santa’s workshop has been remodeled many times since its construction more than 170 years ago. But never has it...

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A Fresh Start

1 MONTHS AGO
Tomorrow is a big day at the North Pole. We meet together in the first of our meetings to review the year gone by and to make plans for the year ahead. I have many things on my mind. InRead...

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North Celebrates a Wild Christmas

1 MONTHS AGO
It has been an eventful Christmas for folks at the North Pole — and the craziness just hasn’t stopped. The clouds parted just long enough for Santa and Mrs. Claus to enjoy a picture...

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Santa Returns Home

2 MONTHS AGO
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Rescued from Korean War by US ship, now Olympic volunteers

-1 DAYS AGO
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) Their nicknames, bestowed upon them long ago: "Kimchi 1" and "Kimchi 5," babies born aboard a ship that was helping them flee a war and a regime that, thanks to their rescuers, they'd never have to face. Sohn Yang Young sa...

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No, of course the media does not love mass shootings

1 HOUR AGO
I cannot believe I have to write this. But here we are. Attempting to discredit the media is not a novel concept for politicians and their ilk. That has been in the political playbook since long before yours truly was born, much less covering politic...

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BJP courts media for image correction

1 HOUR AGO
Having shunned the media these past four years, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ministers have now started courting press persons. The reason for this outreach is not far to see. The government needs the media since it is clearly on the backfoot wit...

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Inside Hatch: Manchester's hidden food and drink haven Manchester Evening News

1 HOUR AGO
This site uses cookies for analytics, personalized content and ads. By continuing to browse this site, you agree to this use. If you've passed Oxford Road recently, you've probably noticed the huge shipping containers which have popped up on the str...

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'Still in midst of crisis': Emergency food drive underway to help Churchill

1 HOUR AGO
Manitobans are once again coming together to help the people of Churchill. The rail line to the northern town, the only ground transportation linking the community with southern Canada, was cut off in May 2017 due to flooding. Saturday the Winnipeg B...

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Their stories are inspirational

1 HOUR AGO
Thousands of people across Gloucestershire are currently busting a gut to drop that extra pound and get healthy. Many people take years to drop a jean size and done so in spectacular style. Here is a rundown of some of the weight loss stories Glouces...

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The UN in Syria: years of impotence and failure

1 HOUR AGO
Since the start of the conflict in Syria in 2011, the United Nations has repeatedly expressed outrage and indignation but has been powerless to stop the carnage. On Saturday, the UN Security Council, with support from Russia, unanimously approved a r...

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