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2014-08-28 08:26:02

BUDAPEST, Hungary, August 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- While the Hungarian government is concerned about the territorial integrity of Ukraine, in addition to fighting and a large number of victims among the civilians in Eastern Ukraine, there is another risk, which is a serious threat to a wider region, to Eastern Europe, including Hungary. The representative of the Jobbik party, a member of the Hungarian Parliament, Lajos Kepli stated that there are hundreds of enterprises...

2014-08-28 08:24:53

LONDON, August 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Last week's impeachment of Reza Faraji-Dana as President Rouhani's science minister is a reminder as to how weak his government can be in the face of dealing with the pressure of Iran's fundamentalist political factions, as well as revealing the depth of these factions' attempts to bring back their despised police state rule. Among the many electioneering slogans that Rouhani pursued in his presidential campaign last year, "ending...

2014-08-28 08:21:12

AI3 enhancements showcased during joint US military exercise PT. MUGU, Calif., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and the U.S. Army achieved the first intercept of a cruise missile by the Accelerated Improved Intercept Initiative missile. An AI3 missile also destroyed an unmanned aerial system (UAS). Both intercepts occurred during the recent Black Dart demonstration - a U.S. military exercise held July 29 - August 11. Fired from the Avenger launcher, AI3...

2014-08-28 08:21:11

A history of the Corvette, and a matchup that sees the 2015 Chevy Tahoe vs 2015 Chevy Suburban RALEIGH, N.C., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Car shoppers in the Raleigh, North Carolina area are in luck, because Sir Walter Chevrolet is at it again! They've recently uploaded two brand new information pages on some of their most popular models, expanding upon the base of information they already had available. One of those pages features a wealth of info about not just the current...

2014-08-27 23:16:29

Emerging and established leaders who want to ensure that they remain relevant and useful to those they serve – which includes their subordinates – should head over to Per Wickstrom’s blog at http://www.PerWickstrom.com and read his latest must-read blog post titled “10 Top Tips to Help Leaders Maintain their Edge.” (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Emerging and established leaders who want to ensure that they remain relevant and useful to those they serve – which includes their...

2014-08-27 23:12:12

A White House initiative that supplies green cards and work - authorized Social Security numbers to undocumented immigrants would also open a pathway to Social Security benefits, warns The Senior Citizens League (TSCL). Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 President Obama is considering Executive action soon that would bypass Congress on immigration. A White House initiative that supplies green cards and work - authorized Social Security numbers to undocumented immigrants would also...

2014-08-27 23:03:35

New study “Latest Chinese Guidebook for Application and Approval of Imported Medical Device Registration: From Regulations to Practices (2014 Edition)” developed by Access China Management Consulting is now available MarketPublishers.com. London, UK (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 China’s regulatory framework for medical devices is going through a period of dramatic changes. The country’s new leaders have admitted that the regulations for supervision and administration of medical...

2014-08-27 23:02:17

RnRMarketResearch.com adds “BRIC Endoscopic Reprocessors Market Outlook to 2020” & “BRIC Laparoscopes Market Outlook to 2020” to its store. The data in the report is derived from dynamic market forecast models. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 BRIC Laparoscopes Market Outlook to 2020 “BRIC Laparoscopes Market Outlook to 2020″, provides key market data on the BRIC Laparoscopes market. The report provides value, in millions of US dollars, volume (in units) and average...

2014-08-27 23:01:35

Gravis Marketing a political consulting and advertising firm has recent purchased voter lists in all 50 states. The records are up to date and appended with hundreds of different data points. Winter Springs, Florida (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Through our latest software, Gravis Marketing is now offering even more accurate voter lists that are available for all 50 states. With the increased use of social media in the last couple years, the Gravis Marketing voter list information has been...

2014-08-27 23:01:24

When Canadian bureaucrats worked behind-the-scenes to silence artist Franke James, they could not have foreseen that their actions would be documented, illustrated and skewered in an award-winning, tell-all book, 'Banned on the Hill: A True Story about Dirty Oil and Government Censorship'. And they certainly didn’t expect that their secret techniques would be showcased at the 2014 Beijing International Book Fair, the largest publishing industry event in the Asian Market. Beijing,...


Latest Politics Reference Libraries

Tori horse
2014-07-03 13:16:45

The Tori is a breed of horse that originated in Estonia. The first breed type was developed between 1890 to 1950 by crossing native mares with European stallions. The Tori’s quality slowly deteriorated from inbreeding depression found in the 1930s. The Tori was then crossed with Breton Post-Horse stallions to alleviate the inbreeding depression. As a result a larger type of Tori was developed and became widespread. Further crossbreeding was introduced with Hanoverian, Holstein and...

Dutch Heavy Draft
2014-06-13 15:06:40

The Dutch Heavy Draft is a fairly new species of horse from the Netherlands. After World War I they were developed for heavy draft and farm work by cross-breeding a Brabant, Zeeland-type Dutch mare and a Belgian Ardennes. Since 1925, the only horse allowed to be registered into the stud book is from registered parents. Other names for the breed are Dutch Draft, Dutch Draught or Nederland Trekpaard. It is a relatively tall horse that stands about 64 inches high. Its coat is normally...

The History Of Drone Technology
2014-05-26 09:05:12

Drones, also known as unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), are pilotless and non-crewed aircraft that are capable of flight either by remote control or through the use of on-board computers. Other names for these types of aircraft are remotely piloted vehicle (RPV), remotely piloted aircraft (RPA), and remotely operated aircraft (ROA). Drones are commonly used by the military, but are also being implemented in search and rescue operations and being utilized in other civil applications, such as...

Young Kerry Bog Pony
2014-04-17 12:16:10

The Kerry Bog Pony originated in Ireland, possibly a descendent of the Irish Hobby Horse, originally inhabiting the peat bogs of County Kerry, southwest Ireland. Although the exact origin of the Kerry Bog Pony is unknown, images from a 1617 book show similarities to the Irish Hobby as well as the Kerry Bog of today. The pony was initially used for transporting peat and kelp from the bog over a variety of terrain. Some were used to pull carts and others were for harness. When they were not...

EE-9 Cascavel
2014-02-05 12:39:46

Engenheiros Especializados S/A (Engesa) was a manufacturer of military trucks, armored fighting vehicles and civilian sport-utility vehicles located in Brazil from 1963 to 1993. In 1963, Engesa began as a private company installing all-wheel-drive systems in existing commercial trucks, rebuilt, adapted and updated armored vehicles and tanks from World War II which the Brazilian Army owned. The headquarters for Engesa started in Avenida Liberdade, Sao Paulo but moved to Avenida Das...

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Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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