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Jean Rhys

Jean Rhys (born Ella Gwendolyn Rees Williams, 24 August 1890 – 14 May 1979) was a British-Dominican writer.

She was born and grew up in Dominica, and moved to England when she was 16. 203 more words


PayNow Pilot for faster, easier disbursement of Edusave monies to ITE and Polytechnic students

(Source: www.theonlinecitizen.com)

Source: greatdeals.com.sg.

The Ministry of Education (MOE) has announced that it will pilot the use of PayNow  to disburse Edusave Award  monies to Institute of Technical Education (ITE) and polytechnic students in 2018  for greater convenience and efficiency, in line with Singapore’s efforts to become a Smart Nation. 386 more words

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PayNow pilot for faster, easier disbursement of Edusave Award to ITE and polytechnic students: MOE

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

SINGAPORE: The Ministry of Education (MOE) announced on Thursday (Jan 18) that it will pilot the use of PayNow this year to disburse Edusave Award funds to Institute of Technical Education (ITE) and polytechnic students. 200 more words

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The real DACA negotiation is Republicans negotiating with themselves

(Source: www.vox.com)

Depending on how you see it, Wednesday afternoon’s meeting between congressional leaders in both parties and the White House about immigration — and, specifically, about the future of the 690,000 unauthorized immigrants who are losing their work permits and deportation protections thanks to President Donald Trump’s September decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program — is either great news or a sign of despair. 1,731 more words


Willa Cather

Willa Sibert Cather (December 7, 1873– April 24, 1947) was an American write.

She graduated from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln and, in 1896, moved to Pittsburgh to work for the women’s magazine Home Monthly. 276 more words


Samanta Schweblin

Samanta Schweblin (1978) is an Argentinian writer.

She studied Image and Sound at the University of Buenos Aires. Since 2012, Schweblin lives in Berlin. 58 more words


Christine Angot

Christine Angot (born 7 February 1959) is a French writer.

She was brought up by her single-parent mother. She went to university in Rheims, specialising in English and Law, but dropped out after a year to pursue her writing career. 126 more words