Amat Al-Alim al-Sosowa arrives in Sana`a

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SANA'A, Nov. 17 (Saba) - Assistant Secretary General of the United
Nations, Regional Director for Arab Countries Office of United

Commonwealth must not save NSW: Brumby

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Victorian Premier John Brumby says the federal government should not offer NSW any "one-off payments" to help dig it out of its current financial strife.

PM asks councils to spend $300m in 2009

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More than 400 local mayors and shire presidents left Canberra with a Christmas present of a one-off funding grant and newfound respect from the federal government after a two-day summit.