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2011-06-01 22:55:00

WASHINGTON, June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited (DTTL) today announced that Pratham USA and INJAZ al-Arab have each received a US$250,000 grant as part of the Deloitte21 Challenge. The grant recipients were announced at the 2011 Deloitte World Meetings, the organization's annual global leadership meeting, in Washington, DC. The Deloitte21 Challenge is designed to recognize and celebrate leading Deloitte21 programs from around the world that apply Deloitte...

2011-05-19 07:48:00

DUBAI, UAE, May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Burj Al Arab launches its first TV ad promoting the iconic sail-shaped Burj Al Arab - often voted the world's most luxurious hotel. The new Burj Al Arab video - a TV advertising first for the luxury hotelier - invites holidaymakers visiting Dubai to "leave the ordinary behind" by indulging in a stay at the uber-luxurious property. In another exciting first for the company, Jumeirah's social media fans and followers were treated to an exclusive...

2006-06-04 03:01:25

By Michael Georgy BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi state television said on Sunday that kidnapped Russian embassy employees had been freed as the prime minister prepared to give parliament nominees for key security posts who he hopes can ease raging violence. But a Russian foreign ministry spokesman said: "At the moment we can neither confirm nor deny the information about the release." Meanwhile, a Sunni religious group in the Iraqi city of Basra said police had killed 12 unarmed...

2006-06-04 02:57:15

By Michael Georgy BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi state television said on Sunday that kidnapped Russian embassy employees had been freed as the prime minister prepared to give parliament nominees for key security posts who he hopes can ease raging violence. But a Russian foreign ministry spokesman said: "At the moment we can neither confirm nor deny the information about the release." Meanwhile, a Sunni religious group in the Iraqi city of Basra said police had killed 12 unarmed...


Word of the Day
holluschickie
  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'
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