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Algeria, France urge political solution in Libya to halt terrorism

By: Reuters | Algiers | Published:June 14, 2017 2:49 am Algeria and France have agreed to “combine their efforts to reach an inclusive political solution that allows the intergrity of Libyan territory and a peace process” . (File Photo: Reuters) The foreign ministers of Algeria and France on Tuesday urged …

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Chris Brown, DJ Khaled, New Edition To Perform AT BET Awards

Chris Brown, DJ Khaled, Lil Wayne and New Edition have been added as performers at this month’s BET Awards. The network announced Tuesday that Post Malone and Roman GianArthur would join previously announced performers Bruno Mars, Migos and Future on June 25 at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Other …

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Reading partnership a boost to youngsters

SUNSHINE Beach State School and Noosa Library Service joined forces recently to spread their mutual love of reading and promote literacy in the wider community. Together, they are visiting kindergartens and childcare centres as part of the Noosa Libraries’ reading outreach program. Prep transition officer Tara Bruin and a group …

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Israel considers closing local offices of Al-Jazeera

By: AP | Jerusalem | Updated: June 14, 2017 12:51 am Israeli officials have long accused Al-Jazeera of bias against the Jewish state, and yesterday, Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman accused it of promoting incitement and likened its coverage to “Nazi Germany-style” propaganda. (Source: File photo) Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is …

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News Roundup for June 13, 2017

The Summer of Trump continues. 1. J.P. Morgan Chase have pulled their ads from NBC to protest Megyn Kelly’s upcoming interview with known internet troll Alex Jones. You can take the girl out of FOX but… More here. 2. Jeff Sessions’ public hearing in front of the Senate intelligence committee …

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New 3-D based blood vessels may revolutionise root canal

By: IANS | New York | Published:June 13, 2017 4:31 pm Woman suffering from toothache. (Source: File photo) A novel three-dimensional (3-D) printing-inspired process that may help engineer artificial blood vessels for teeth, creating better and long-term outcomes for patients suffering from infected or decayed teeth, has been developed by …

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Verizon closes Yahoo deal, Marissa Mayer steps down

By: Reuters | Published:June 13, 2017 11:30 pm Verizon Communications Inc said it closed its .48 billion acquisition of Yahoo Inc’s core business. Verizon Communications Inc said on Tuesday it closed its $4.48 billion acquisition of Yahoo Inc’s core business and that Marissa Mayer, chief executive of the internet company, …

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