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Meet Aiko: Born American But Sent to Concentration Camp as Trade Off for PoWs

A Japanese origin scholar born in the United States but sent to war camps along with 120,000 Japanese during World War Two has donated some of her valuable possession of records and writings about life in these camps to University of California Los Angeles campus. Aiko Herzig-Yoshinaga was born an American citizen in Sacramento and grew up in Los Angeles ...

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COMEDK 2016 to be Held All Over India

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Karnataka’s Consortium of private colleges COMEDK has announced the entrance test date for 2016 as Sunday, May 8, for admissions to Under Graduate Medical, Dental and Engineering Courses in member institutes. There are 14 medical, 23 dental and more than 150 engineering colleges in Karnataka where the admission can be taken after clearing the COMEDK 2016 with high a ranking. ...

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Panasonic Employees Brighten Filipino Village With Solar Lanterns

Panasonic Corporation, under its 100,000 Solar Lanterns Project donated 100,000 solar lanterns to the world’s non-electrified areas on the occasion of the company’s 100th anniversary in 2018. Solar lanterns with handmade shades have been donated since 2013 as a part of the “Cut Out the Darkness” project. To present, more than 1,200 shade designs have been sent by users to ...

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Google Offers Matching Donations to Help Refugees as UNHCR Struggles to Keep Alive 80000 Others

Amid mounting pressure on governments unable to support migrants forced upon them due to refugee deaths and dead infants washed ashore, Google has given a momentum to raise donations to help refugees and migrants. Last week, Google announced 1 Million Eurosas donation to frontline organizations working on refugee problems in Europe, especially the Syrian migrants. Now the tech giant has ...

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Malala Wins 2014 World’s Children Prize in Sweden, Donates Money to Gaza Schools as Sweden’s Recognition of Pa lestine Coincides

Nobel peace prize winner Malala Yousafzai, who won the 2014 World’s Children Prize that she received in Mariestad near Stockholm on Wednesday, said she would donate the $50,000 to rebuilding damaged schools in Palestine, which incidentally was recognised by the host country Sweden as a state on the same day. Malala Yousafzai, who won the Nobel Peace Prize this year ...

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