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Migrant Boat Capsizes Off Libyan Coast

“Migrant boat carrying 100 capsizes off Libya coast,” from the Daily Star:

A boat carrying more than 100 migrants capsized off the coast near the Libyan capital, a coast guard official said Sunday.

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Italian Navy Rescues 4,000 Migrant Refugees

“Italy rescues almost 4,000 migrants, many children,” from ANSAmed:

Almost 4,000 migrants arrived in Italy over the weekend, including one ship bearing as many as 100 children and at least two pregnant women among its 1,044 passengers, authorities said Monday.

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“My friends gave me some good news …”

22–23 March 2013

V: How have you been doing Luis Armando?

LA: I’ve resigned from the job where I was working!!!

V: So where are you now then? 128 more words


We Need New Names: How They Left

I recently read a book called “We Need New Names” by NoViolet Bulawayo – a book about a young girl, Darling, growing up in a shanty called Paradise in Zimbabwe and about the things she gets up to with her friends before she is sent to Michigan, America to live with her Aunty. 503 more words


Company mergers and takeovers - sponsor licences explained

A number of Tier 2 sponsors, when making an application to become a licensed sponsor with the Home Office, do not consider the effect of changes to their company structure on their sponsor licence and/or what their sponsor obligations are in such circumstances. 626 more words


Spot the Flycatcher

At this time of year, birds that have made the UK their home during the summer are packing their proverbial bags for the journey south. Over at Cardiff Riding School the “resident” swallows are joined by others of their kind but at this time of year it is the species visiting the paddocks that begin to interest me. 513 more words


SGL 156 - Pumping Station Rd

One of my favorite birding spots in Lancaster is at State Game Lands 156. These lands surround Rt. 322 just a hair north of the turnpike, and are a superb spot to find migrating passerines. 485 more words

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