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Growth by merger – The Hindu (March 22, 2017)

Growth by merger – The Hindu (March 22, 2017) The Vodafone Group’s decision to merge its India unit with the Aditya Birla Group-controlled Idea Cellular is a classic case of… For further reading, visit “The Hindu”. This preview is provided here with … Continue reading

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Amnesty International Concerned About ‘Us Versus Them’ – VOA Learning English (Feb 23, 2017)

https://av.voanews.com/Videoroot/Pangeavideo/2017/02/b/b1/b1a5062b-c6f4-41a7-95e9-60829c2b6f78.mp4 A human rights group is warning against a rise in politically divisive speech and international indifference to rights abuses. Amnesty International released its 2016 report on Wednesday. The report is called The State of the World’s Human Rights. The … Continue reading

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Violence Restarts in Ukraine – VOA Learning English (Feb 01, 2017)

American officials have expressed “deep concern” about new fighting in eastern Ukraine between pro-Russian rebels and government troops. More than 10 people have been killed since Monday in and near the town of Avdiika. Many others are wounded. On Tuesday, … Continue reading

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Theresa May Says Britain Will Leave the Single Market – VOA Learning English (Jan 17, 2017)

British Prime Minister Theresa May says Britain will leave the European Union’s single market. May spoke to government employees and diplomats at Lancaster House in London on Tuesday. She had been under pressure to provide a plan following Britain’s vote … Continue reading

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Report: Eight Men Own as Much Wealth as Half the World’s Population – VOA Learning English (Jan 16, 2017)

A new report from a British anti-poverty organization says eight men own as much wealth as the poorest 3.6 billion people in the world. The eight men include Microsoft’s Bill Gates and former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg. Oxfam … Continue reading

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English @ the Movies: ‘A Chain Reaction’ – VOA Learning English (Jan 06, 2017)

https://av.voanews.com/Videoroot/Pangeavideo/2016/12/8/89/89ca61d7-0516-4af3-a69d-1f4d601bde3a.mp4 Today on English @ the Movies we talk about the saying “a chain reaction.” It comes from the film “I’m Not Ashamed.” This is a true story about a teenage girl’s religious faith. Do you know what “a chain … Continue reading

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English in a Minute: Red Flag – VOA Learning English (Oct 08, 2016)

http://av.voanews.com/Videoroot/Pangeavideo/2016/06/8/8a/8a0d0198-975f-49d0-acbd-405dea9e1ddf.mp4 This expression sounds easy enough, but it is actually a warning. Find out how to use this phrase, and learn about its origins, in this week’s English in a Minute! This video was originally published on the www.learningenglish.voanews.com  and reproduced here … Continue reading

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Video: Member of the Nobel committee for physics explains topology using a cinnamon bun, a bagel and a pretzel – The Nobel Prize (Oct 04, 2016)

Member of the Nobel committee for physics explains topology using a cinnamon bun, a bagel and a pretzel https://t.co/gORO04UYam — The Nobel Prize (@NobelPrize) October 4, 2016 Courtesy: The Nobel Prize

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The 2016 Nobel Prize in Physics – Press Release (Oct 04, 2016)

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How to use ‘should’, ‘should have’ and some expressions used in giving directions – British Council Learn English

Farming Scene 1 – Language Focus Rob explains how to use ‘should’, ‘should have’ and some expressions used in giving directions.

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