Best Quotes of the day

Joan Rivers

“I have no methods; all I do is accept people as they are.”

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August 05, 2017 at 10:34AM

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Marcus Aurelius

“The art of living is more like wrestling than dancing.”

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August 06, 2017 at 10:39AM

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Dag Hammarskjold

“We are not permitted to choose the frame of our destiny. But what we put into it is ours.”

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August 08, 2017 at 10:33AM

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Richard Wright

“Men can starve from a lack of self-realization as much as they can from a lack of bread.”

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August 09, 2017 at 10:38AM

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Baltasar Gracian

“Dreams will get you nowhere, a good kick in the pants will take you a long way.”

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August 10, 2017 at 10:37AM

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Mignon McLaughlin

“For the happiest life, days should be rigorously planned, nights left open to chance.”

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August 11, 2017 at 10:47AM

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Herbert Hoover

“Honor is not the exclusive property of any political party.”

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August 13, 2017 at 10:37AM

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India Economy, Politics and GDP Growth Summary – The Economist Intelligence Unit

In briefThe prime minister, Narendra Modi, and the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party will dominate the political landscape at central government level and across key states. However, a recent spell of farmers’ protests across large parts of India highlights risks to political stability. Assuming that the government’s and central bank’s efforts to tackle the overhang of bad loans pay off this year, the economy is poised for a cyclical upswing beginning in 2018.

Source: India Economy, Politics and GDP Growth Summary – The Economist Intelligence Unit

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Mexico: Ex-Pemex CEO Lozoya Denies Receiving $10 Million Odebrecht Bribe

Aug 15, 2017 08:00 pm

Former Petroleos Mexicanos Chief Executive Officer Emilio Lozoya denied media reports that he received $10 million in an alleged bribery scheme involving Brazilian construction company Odebrecht SA in Mexico. “I have never participated in acts of corruption. These publications have…
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Israel: Bezeq Telecoms acting chairman detained in bribery probe – police

Aug 15, 2017 07:30 pm

The acting chairman of Israeli telecoms company Bezeq, David Granot, has been detained for questioning on suspicion of bribery and money laundering, a police spokesman said on Monday. Bezeq said in a statement Granot had been detained, without giving details….
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United States: Telit chief Oozi Cats resigns after US fraud allegations

Aug 15, 2017 07:00 pm

The head of Telit Communications, Oozi Cats, has resigned after an internal company investigation found he had concealed a US indictment against him. Telit launched an inquiry when it was alleged Mr Cats was actually Uzi Katz, who is wanted…
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South Africa: South Africa prosecutors deny they won’t admit emails in graft investigation

Aug 15, 2017 06:30 pm

South Africa’s public prosecution service, which is investigating alleged corruption in the awarding of government contracts, has denied reports that it will not accept leaked emails as evidence against President Jacob Zuma’s allies. The allegations of influence-peddling in the so-called…
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India: Will probe if graft was behind oxygen supply disruption: UP

Aug 15, 2017 06:00 pm

UP health minister Siddharth Nath Singh said on Monday that a committee would probe whether disruption in oxygen supply at Baba Raghav Das Medical College and Hospital in Gorakhpur was due to any ‘commission-khori’ (kickbacks). “There are talks of authorities…
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Ethiopia: Number of detainees in Ethiopia’s biggest anti-corruption sweep reaches 55

Aug 15, 2017 05:30 pm

The number of detained senior Ethiopian government officials, businessperson and middlemen, who were arrested in connection with an alleged large-scale corruption scandal, has increased to 55 on Friday (August 11 2017). Ethiopian roads authority Communications Director, Samson Wondimu, is the…
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