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Thousands of visually impaired Cubans hold a job

Cuba, Oct 17 – More than 3,400 people with visual disabilities in Cuba hold a job, it was reported at two national events on employment and accessibility, respectively, underway in the southern Cuban city of Cienfuegos. 139 more words

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How 800+ College Students Are Coming Together To Help Rebuild Puerto Rico

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For Boston College student Alberto Medina, who is from Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, it has been a hellish five weeks. He is among thousands of Puerto Rico natives who were studying at campuses across the United States when Hurricane Maria ripped through the island on September 20. 376 more words

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Thousands of new Rohingya refugees flee violence, hunger in Myanmar to Bangladesh

COX’S BAZAR (Reuters) – Hungry, destitute and scared, thousands of new Rohingya refugees crossed the border into Bangladesh from Myanmar early on Monday, Reuters witnesses said, fleeing attacks by Buddhist mobs and hunger that the United Nations has called ethnic cleansing.
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Public transport boost for Sydney with thousands of new services: Report

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SYDNEY: Getting around Sydney on public transportation could become more comfortable after the New South Wales government confirmed the addition of thousands of new services from Nov 26. 234 more words

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Thousands rally in Malaysia to oust premier Najib

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Thousands of protesters gathered at an unsanctioned rally on Saturday to demand action against Prime Minister Najib Razak over the mismanagement of billions of dollars by a state fund.
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Thousands rally in Malaysia to oust premier Najib

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KUALA LUMPUR: Thousands of protesters gathered at an unsanctioned rally on Saturday (Oct 14) to demand action against Prime Minister Najib Razak over the mismanagement of billions of dollars by a state fund. 459 more words

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Thousands of penguin chicks starve in Antarctica

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SYDNEY: Mass starvation has wiped out thousands of penguin chicks in Antarctica, with unusually thick sea ice forcing their parents to forage further for food in what conservationists Friday called a “catastrophic breeding failure”. 450 more words

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