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My dad wants to strengthen American dream: Craig Romney


August 29th, 2012 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
Tampa (Florida), Aug 29 (IANS/EFE) Craig Romney, the youngest son of Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney, said here Tuesday that his father is not the out-of-touch figure painted by his ... Read more...

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Spain’s risk premium hits euro-era record


July 20th, 2012 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, July 20 (IANS/EFE) Pressure on Spain's debt markets briefly sent the yield on the country's benchmark 10-year bond above 7 percent Thursday and caused the Iberian nation's risk premium ... Read more...

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South Africa celebrates Youth Day


June 17th, 2012 - 3:43 am ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 17 (IANS) South Africa Saturday celebrated Youth Day with various activities across the country.The day is celebrated June 16 every year to recognise the role of youth in ... Read more...

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Italian priest offers couples own money to wed


June 12th, 2012 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
Rome, June 12 (IANS/AKI) A priest in a small village in northern Italy says the weak economy is scaring couples away from the altar. So he has started offering an ... Read more...

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No recovery in sight for global labour market: UN


May 1st, 2012 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
United Nations, May 1 (IANS) A new UN report Monday warned that despite signs that economic growth has resumed in some regions, the global employment situation is alarming and shows ... Read more...

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Unemployment rises in Spain


April 4th, 2012 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, April 4 (IANS/EFE) The number of people in Spain without jobs grew by 38,769 last month to more than 4.75 million, the Employment and Social Security Ministry said Tuesday.It ... Read more...

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Unemployment hits 8-year high in Italy


March 2nd, 2012 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, March 2 (IANS/AKI) Italian unemployment in January rose to an eight-year high of 9.2 percent as the euro zone's third-biggest economy implements economic and labour reforms amid a recession.January ... Read more...

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Youth Congress stir against joblessness in Tripura


February 15th, 2012 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Feb 15 (IANS) Over 40,000 activists and leaders of the Youth Congress Wednesday courted arrest in Left-ruled Tripura as part of their civil disobedience agitation against the growing unemployment ... Read more...

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Youths hit hardest by high unemployment, says UN


February 6th, 2012 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) Unemployment among the youths has risen sharply in the recent years resulting in social unrest and political turmoil in many countries, especially in the Middle ... Read more...

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Sensex gains 394 points in New Year’s first week (Weekly market review)


January 8th, 2012 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 8 (IANS) Indian equities markets made a positive start to 2012, with a benchmark index moving up 394 points in the first week of trade, helped by ... Read more...

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US economy grew only 1.8 percent in Q3


December 23rd, 2011 - 11:52 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 23 (IANS/EFE) The US economy grew at an annualized rate of 1.8 percent in the third quarter and not 2.5 percent as originally thought, the Commerce Department said ... Read more...

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Positive global cues help Sensex to the best weekly performance in two years (Weekly market review)


December 4th, 2011 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 4 (IANS) Benchmark indices of Indian equities staged one of their best weekly performances in over two years this week, adding over 7 percent, as markets in ... Read more...

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HIV leads Asian households into joblessness, debt: UNDP


December 1st, 2011 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Dec 1 (IANS) Households in Asian countries, including India, that have people living with HIV exhaust their savings and liquidate assets at a high rate, plunging them into "irreversible ... Read more...

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US consumer prices dip


November 17th, 2011 - 11:04 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 17 (IANS/EFE) Consumer prices in the US declined 0.1 percent in October, while the 12-month inflation rate stood at 3.5 percent, the Labor Department said Wednesday.Excluding the more ... Read more...

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US jobless rates edges down


November 5th, 2011 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 5 (IANS/EFE) The US economy gained 80,000 net new jobs in October, pushing the unemployment rate down by a tenth of a percentage point to 9 percent, ... Read more...

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US productivity up in third quarter


November 4th, 2011 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 4 (IANS/EFE) Workers in the US boosted productivity by 3.1 percent in the third quarter as firms achieved a 2.4 percent reduction in per capita labour costs, authorities ... Read more...

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US private sector added 110,000 jobs in October


November 3rd, 2011 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 3 (IANS/EFE) Private employers in the US created 110,000 jobs last month, payroll processing firm Automatic Data Processing Inc. said Wednesday."October's job growth came exclusively from the ... Read more...

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Unemployment rises in Italy


November 1st, 2011 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
Rome, Nov 1 (IANS/AKI) Italian unemployment rose slightly in September as uncertainty about prospects in the eurozone's third-largest economy discouraged hiring by companies. Difficulty in finding work was particularly pronounced ... Read more...

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US economy grew 2.5 percent in third quarter


October 28th, 2011 - 11:56 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 28 (IANS/EFE) Spurred by robust consumer spending, US gross domestic product grew at an annualised rate of 2.5 percent in the third quarter, the Commerce Department said Thursday ... Read more...

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Pakistan faces winter of discontent: Daily


October 27th, 2011 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 27 (IANS) Pakistan faces a winter of discontent as the number of impoverished is increasing at a galloping pace, a daily said Thursday."Two deaths in the last four ... Read more...

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US consumer prices rose in September


October 20th, 2011 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 20 (IANS/EFE) US consumer prices rose 0.3 percent last month, bringing the 12-month inflation rate to 3.9 percent, the Labour Department said Wednesday.The core Consumer Price Index, which ... Read more...

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Employment growth stagnates in Italy amid weak economy


August 3rd, 2011 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Aug 3 (IANS/AKI) Italian unemployment declined slightly in June as companies in the eurozone's third richest country were too pessimistic about the economy to go on a hiring spree.Hardest ... Read more...

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Spaniards defy ban on pre-election protests


May 19th, 2011 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, May 19 (IANS/EFE) Chanting a cry of resistance from Spain's 1936-1939 civil war, thousands of mainly young people thronged this capital's Puerta del Sol square Wednesday night in defiance ... Read more...

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Unemployment eases in Spain


May 5th, 2011 - 11:38 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, May 5 (IANS/EFE) The ranks of the unemployed in Spain shrank by 64,309 last month to nearly 4.27 million, the labour ministry said Wednesday.April's decline in joblessness followed three ... Read more...

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Hindus and Jews ask Miley Cyrus to raise Gypsy apartheid issue on her “Gypsy Heart” tour


April 25th, 2011 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), April 25 (ANI): Hindus and Jews want American singer-actress Miley Cyrus to use her upcoming "Gypsy Heart" world tour to spread awareness about the apartheid faced by about 15-million ... Read more...

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Miley Cyrus asked to raise Gypsy apartheid issue on her “Gypsy Heart” tour


April 24th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada, Apr 24(ANI): Hindus and Jews want American singer-actress Miley Cyrus to use her upcoming "Gypsy Heart" world tour to spread awareness about the apartheid faced by about 15-million European Gypsies ... Read more...

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Hindus condemn dismantling of Gypsy camp in Rome


April 24th, 2011 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), April 24 (ANI): Hindus have strongly criticized the reported dismantling of a Gypsy (Roma) camp in Rome forcing families homeless and some taking refuge in an ancient basilica.Distinguished Hindu statesman ... Read more...

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Hindus laud European Parliament for “binding standards” to integrate Roma


March 10th, 2011 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), March 10 (ANI): Hindus have welcomed European Parliament for resolution binding minimum standards at European Union level to improve the plight of Roma (Gypsies), saying it is a "step in ... Read more...

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Hindus decry derogatory remarks against Roma in Hungarian Parliament


February 18th, 2011 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 18 (ANI): Hindus have strongly criticized reported recent derogatory comments against Roma (Gypsy) community in the Hungarian Parliament.Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) ... Read more...

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Hindus decry racist jibes at British Roma singer Cher Lloyd


February 17th, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 17 (ANI): Hindus have come to the aid of "The X-Factor" finalist songstress Cher Lloyd in view of her racism filled bullying because of her Traveler (Gypsy) roots.Notable Hindu ... Read more...

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Spain posts positive revision of 2010 GDP figure


February 12th, 2011 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Feb 12 (IANS/EFE) The Spanish economy shrank 0.1 percent in 2010, a better showing than the 0.3 percent contraction forecast by the government, said the National Statistics Institute, or INE.The INE's ... Read more...

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US unemployment rate falls to nine percent


February 5th, 2011 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 5 (IANS/EFE) The US unemployment rate dropped to nine percent last month, the Labour Department said in a report that surprised most analysts expecting joblessness to remain at or above ... Read more...

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Hindus denounce Romania proposal of renaming “Roma” as “Gypsy”


February 3rd, 2011 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada(US), Feb 3 (ANI): Hindus strongly object to reported Romania proposal of officially changing the term "Roma", currently used for its largest minority group, to "Gypsy".Notable Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a ... Read more...

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Chronic illness in childhood affects future income, education and career


February 2nd, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 2 (ANI): Chronic illness in childhood may lead to fewer years of education, more joblessness and lower pay, but it doesn't affect social ties, suggests a new study.Researchers, led by ... Read more...

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Hindus laud Hungarian Presidency of EU for adopting Roma Policy as its “main issue”


January 17th, 2011 - 3:42 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Jan 17 (ANI): Hindus have welcomed initiative of Hungarian Presidency of the Council of the European Union (EU) for making "Developing European Roma Policy" as one of its nine "main ... Read more...

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