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Cyclone Cook: New Zealanders flee ahead of huge storm

Cyclone Cook: New Zealanders flee ahead of huge storm

Flood waters cover farmland beside the Kaeo River in the upper North Island of New Zealand Thursday, April 13, 2017 . The storm appeared this morning to be skirting the main city of Auckland, where authorities had earlier anxious it could cause major problems.


Washington Unemployment Rate Hits Lowest Point in 10 Years at 4.7 Percent

Washington Unemployment Rate Hits Lowest Point in 10 Years at 4.7 Percent

China created 3.34 million new jobs in the first quarter of the year and helped some 720,000 laid-off workers find new jobs last year, according to state media reports. Wholesale trade faced the biggest reduction in March, losing 1,400 jobs. Government cut 700 and manufacturing shed 200. Washington has added an estimated 92,000 new jobs from March 2016 through March 2017, not seasonally adjusted.


Assam Government To Recruit 16000 Teachers By 2018

Assam Government To Recruit 16000 Teachers By 2018

He added that the compulsory teaching of Assamese will imply to CBSE or other board affiliated schools within Assam, besides the state board affiliated schools. He further informed that appointment of 19, 709 TET qualified candidates are pending. Sarma said the Centre has relaxed the norms only for Assam regarding Diploma in Elementary Education and Bachelor in Education qualifications for appointing teachers.


Syria moves planes to Russian base for protection

Syria moves planes to Russian base for protection

In 2013, Assad had signed an agreement with Russia, US to destroy all its chemical weapons. A similar global outcry after a sarin attack in 2013 resulted in a USA and Russian program to destroy Syria's chemical weapons stockpile. Syria agreed to give up its chemical weapons arsenal to avert USA strikes in September 2013, following a chemical weapons attack in the Damascus suburbs in August that year that killed hundreds of people and sparked worldwide outrage.


Tory election manifesto 'will include PM's Brexit pledges' to stifle rebellion

Tory election manifesto 'will include PM's Brexit pledges' to stifle rebellion

She said that waiting until 2020 would mean the " most sensitive" part of the two-year Brexit negotiations would come during the run-up to an election. Under these circumstances it may seem surprising that Ms. Having ruled out an early election, May is now gambling on winning a bigger majority that could help her push through a divorce deal with Brussels by 2019 despite divisions within Britain, and in her own party.