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Pot Nation: Canadian provinces’ legal cannabis store regulations

TORONTO (Reuters) – Canada became the first Group of Seven nation to legalize recreational cannabis on Wednesday. The federal government left many of the details of regulating sales up to provinces, which are taking different paths. A man walks past a sign outside the Natural Vibe store after legal recreational marijuana went on sale in St John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, ...

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‘We’re Going to Shake This Nation with the Good News of Jesus’: Teens to Evangelize Nationwide Oct. 13

In a disturbing new trend, surveys show many young people – as high as three out of four – are leaving the Christian faith.   An effort called Dare2Share means to nip that in the bud. It’s teaching teenaged believers how to love their faith and easily evangelize.   “We just believe it’s time for revival,” Dare2Share founder Greg Stier ...

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Dam nation: Big state projects spared in China’s hydro crackdown

LESHAN, China (Reuters) – In a mountain village in southwest China’s Sichuan province, authorities have demolished seven small dam projects this year along a river to clear illegal developments in a new nature reserve. Water is released as heavy rain falls at a massive Pubugou Dam on the Dadu river, a tributary of the Yangtze River in Hanyuan County of ...

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Duque becomes Colombia’s president, promising to unite divided nation

BOGOTA (Reuters) – Colombia’s President-elect Ivan Duque was sworn in to office on Tuesday, pledging to unite a divided nation behind his plan to toughen a peace accord with Marxist rebels and rekindle economic growth. El presidente de Colombia, Iván Duque, recibe es investido por el presidente del Senado, Ernesto Macias, durante una ceremonia en la Plaza Bolívar de Bogotá. ...

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Nation wants Nawaz to be imprisoned, claims Fawad Chaudhry | Pakistan

PTI spokesperson Fawad Chaudhry. Photo: File KARACHI: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Spokesperson Fawad Chaudhry said on Friday that the nation wants former prime minister Nawaz Sharif imprisoned in the anti-graft references.  “Nawaz is not Nelson Mandela, he is going to jail not for the people of Pakistan but because of plundering the country,” Chaudhry said in Aaj Shahzeb Khanzada Kay Saath. “Pakistan has ...

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Will apprise nation of my differences with Nawaz after Avenfield verdict: Nisar | Pakistan

Chaudhry Nisar and Nawaz Sharif. Photo: File ISLAMABAD: Chaudhry Nisar, who recently parted ways with the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), on Wednesday said he will apprise the nation of his differences with former prime minister Nawaz Sharif after the Avenfield reference verdict is announced. “I will tell all regarding my differences with Mian Sb after the verdict on Friday,” Nisar ...

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Garage Nation music festival: Four men stabbed

Image copyright PA Image caption Festivals are a huge part of the UK summer calendar (stock image) Four people have been stabbed at a music festival in east London. Two of the men who were hurt at Garage Nation festival in Hainault Forest Country Park on Saturday were airlifted to hospital. One of them, a 26-year-old man, may have life-changing ...

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