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Why I use the NRA as a case study for how nonprofits shouldn't operate

The National Rifle Association keeps getting itself into trouble by flouting the best practices all nonprofits should follow.As I often ...

TFBM, stakeholders hold Marawi Week of Peace anew

MARAWI CITY, May 17 (PIA) -- To emphasize the value of the pursuit of peace, Task Force Bangon Marawi (TFBM), ...

Hampshire sign D'Arcy Short for T20 Blast

Southampton [UK], May 17 (ANI): Hampshire Hawks on Monday announced the signing of Australian batsman D'Arcy Short for the summer's ...

Australia big names return for West Indies tour

Australia welcomed back their star players and picked four spinners in an extended 23-man squad named on Monday for a ...

Hohns reveals why Labuschagne is not in Aus ODI, T20 squad

Melbourne [Australia], May 17 (ANI): Australia men's national selector Trevor Hohns on Monday said that Marnus Labuschagne was not named ...

Australia name 23-member preliminary squad for Windies tour

Melbourne [Australia], May 17 (ANI): Jason Behrendorff and Tanveer Sangha on Monday were named in Australia's 23-member preliminary squad for ...

Kyle Hendricks, Ian Happ power Cubs past Tigers

Kyle Hendricks tossed eight-plus strong innings and Ian Happ homered to lift the visiting Chicago Cubs to a 5-1 win ...

On this day in 2010: England won its first ICC title

New Delhi [India], May 16 (ANI): It was on this day, 11 years ago, when England lifted their maiden ICC ...

Sri Lankan team arrives in Bangladesh for ODI series

Dhaka [Bangladesh], May 16 (ANI): Kusal Perera-led Sri Lanka squad arrived in Dhaka for the three-match ODI series against Bangladesh ...

MLB roundup: Eduardo Escobar's 7 RBIs carry Diamondbacks to win

Eduardo Escobar had two home runs and seven RBIs, and the Arizona Diamondbacks' pitching, including Seth Frankoff in his first ...

Harold Castro lifts Tigers past Cubs in 10 innings

Harold Castro hit a walk-off single with two outs in the 10th inning to give the Detroit Tigers a 9-8 ...

BCB sells 2021-23 TV rights for $19.07 million

The BCB has sold its 2021-23 TV rights to marketing agency Ban Tech for a reported price of BDT 161.5 ...

D'Arcy Short joins Hampshire for 2021 Vitality Blast

Hampshire have announced D'Arcy Short, the Australia batter, as one of their overseas signings for the summer's Vitality T20 Blast.Short ...

Seaspiracy's Nightmarish Odyssey

Seaspiracy is a powerful new documentary about the hazardous, unruly world of industrial fishing and stomach-churning abuse, overuse, disregard for ...

Ecuador registers 741 new daily COVID-19 cases

QUITO, May 17 (Xinhua) -- Ecuador recorded 741 new COVID-19 infections and 44 more deaths in the last 24 hours, ...

Cuba reports 1,057 new daily COVID-19 cases

HAVANA, May 17 (Xinhua) -- Cuba reported on Monday 1,057 new COVID-19 infections and 10 more deaths in one day, ...

Miss Mexico Andrea Meza Crowned as 69th Miss Universe 2021

Andrea Meza has won Miss Universe 2021 after a tough competition with 73 other contestants in the world's top modeling ...

Argentina name four newcomers for World Cup qualifiers

BUENOS AIRES, May 16 (Xinhua) -- Argentina head coach Lionel Scaloni on Sunday called up four uncapped players for his ...

Live COVID-19 updates: Brazil reports 1,036 more COVID-19 deaths

BEIJING, May 17 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - ...

Ecuador reports 609 new cases of COVID-19

QUITO, May 16 (Xinhua) -- Ecuador registered 609 cases of COVID-19 and seven more deaths in the past 24 hours, ...

Cuba's COVID-19 deaths top 800

HAVANA, May 16 (Xinhua) -- Cuba's death toll from COVID-19 is now over 800, with another eight deaths reported on ...

Feature: One day in COVID-19 vaccination center in Cuba

by Yosley Carrero HAVANA, May 16 (Xinhua) -- Dayami Suarez, a Cuban nurse living in Havana's Alamar district, has changed ...

GLOBALink | Havana increases COVID-19 vaccination rates amid surging cases

HAVANA, May 16 (Xinhua) -- Mass vaccination centers have been set up in Havana to deliver locally made COVID-19 vaccine ...

Independiente, Colon advance to Primera Division semifinals

BUENOS AIRES, May 16 (Xinhua) -- Independiente and Colon advanced to the last four of Argentina's Primera Division on Saturday ...

Live COVID-19 updates: Cuba sees record high of daily cases

BEIJING, May 16 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - ...

River Plate report COVID-19 outbreak before Boca Juniors clash

BUENOS AIRES, May 15 (Xinhua) -- River Plate's hopes of winning the Argentine league title suffered a setback on Saturday ...

Dr Carla Barnett becomes first female CARICOM secretary general - Caribbean

Dr Carla Barnett becomes first female CARICOM secretary general Jamaica Gleaner ...

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Palestinians bearing brunt of hostilities, Israel gets foreign backing

GAZA, Palestinian territories - The death toll in Gaza and Israel since hostilities surged on Monday of last week, has ...

Irish health department hit with ransomware attack

DUBLIN, May 16 (Xinhua) -- Ireland's Department of Health has been under a ransomware attack similar to that recently launched ...

U.S. to boost manufacturing of chips to lessen Chinese influence

WASHINGTON D.C.: In response to the shortage of semiconductor chips, which has temporarily closed some U.S. auto plants, news reports ...

Polish bars celebrate reopening after end of Covid restrictions

WARSAW, Poland: Poles celebrated on the weekend as restaurants and bars opened outdoor dining for the first time in over ...

Taiwan tightens Covid restrictions after infections increase

TAIPEI, Taiwan: Following reports of 180 new Covid infections on May 14, Taiwan tightened restrictions in Taipei and the surrounding ...

South American countries seek to lay Internet cable to Asia

BRASILIA, Brazil: Brazil plans to join a Chile-led project to lay a fiber optic cable connecting South America and Asia, ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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