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27 min ago | Warrnambool Standard

Dr Denis the showman shines for the cameras as Premier shows his human side | Photos

Premier Denis Napthinie was excited to find a huge fungi in a blue gum plantation near the Upper Hotspur Condah Road.

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4 hrs ago | Weyburn This Week

New Brunswick Premier David Alward banks on natural resources as election begins

David Alward is counting on voters to back his plan to develop New Brunswick's natural resources as a path to prosperity when the Progressive Conservatives make their case for a second term in office when the province's election campaign officially begins Thursday.

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5 hrs ago | Warrnambool Standard

Dr Denis the showman shines for the cameras as Premier shows his human side

"FLICKING the switch to vaudeville" was the way former prime minister Paul Keating used to describe getting his message across to disinterested voters.

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6 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

Pakistan army chief wants negotiated end to rally

Pakistan's powerful army chief called Wednesday for the country's civilian government to negotiate with thousands of protesters surrounding parliament who demand the prime minister step down over alleged fraud in last year's election.

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Related Topix: Canada, World News, Pakistan, Pervez Musharraf

9 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

Germany OKs sending arms for Kurds in Iraq; France sending more aid; Italy also giving weapons

Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier cited the "barbaric" actions of the Islamic State group that has taken control of large parts of Iraq in recent weeks, and the threat that their further advance could pose to the region and Europe.

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10 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

Airport upgrades set for takeoff

Premier Greg Selinger speaks during a federal funding announcement for McGill Field terminal expansion on Tuesday.

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13 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

Luxembourg premier joins vanguard of gay leaders

The remarkable thing when this tiny nation legalized same-sex marriage in June wasn't that the conservative-leaning prime minister, Xavier Bettel, supported the new law.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Luxembourg, Europe, World News, Canada, Wedding, Pop/Rock, Frankie Goes to Hollywood

15 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

Long-term plan for budget panned

Chris Young / The Canadian Press Files Manitoba s plan to get the budget in the black under Premier Greg Selinger was not received positively.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Calgary Herald

Tories tighten rules for using government planes

Doug Horner was not responsible for the former premier's abuse of the government air fleet, an apologetic Premier Dave Hancock said Tuesday as his government tightened the rules for using the planes.

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Edmonton Journal

Video: Alberta Premier Hancock accepts ALS ice challenge

Alberta NDP leader Brian Mason and Environment Minister Diana McQueen dump a bucket of ice water on Alberta Premier Dave Hancock.

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Caribbean News Now!

PM and premier square off in parliament over Nevis petition

Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .

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CTV

Turban-wearing Sikhs riding motorbikes in Ontario must wear helmets

Ontario won't allow turban-wearing Sikhs to ride a motorcycle without wearing a helmet, a decision the Canadian Sikh Association called "deeply" disappointing.

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SooToday

Quebec premier condemns raucous protest

Montreal police chief Marc Parent speaks during a news conference in Montreal on October 9, 2013.

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CFRA

'Apologies are not enough;' Alberta tightens rules on use of government planes

Alberta Premier Dave Hancock, right, and Doug Horner, President of Treasury Board and Minister of Finance, provide an update on the government's response to recommendations in the Auditor General's Special Duty Report on the Expenses of the Office of Premier Redford and Alberta's Air Transportation Services Program, in Edmonton on Tuesday, Aug. 19, ... (more)

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Canada.com

Is Marc Emery still the best face of Canada's marijuana movement?

Marc Emery smoking a joint among marijuana plants. The self-styled "Prince of Pot" has returning to Canada this summer following a five-year prison sentence in the U.S. for selling seeds.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Prison, Canada

Brandon Sun

Timeline: Lac-Megantic rail disaster occurred July 6, 2013

July 6, 2013: An unattended train with 72 tankers containing volatile crude oil came loose and rolled about 10 kilometres down a slope before jumping off the tracks in Lac-Megantic at 1:15 a.m. The derailment caused a series of explosions that launched towering fireballs into the air.

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Related Topix: Canada, Train Disaster, Stephen Harper

Brandon Sun

Mayor eyes new flood-fighting strategy

After dealing with two major floods in three years, Brandon City Council has voted to support the establishment of an Assiniboine River Basin Commission.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Flood, Weather, Canada, Souris, ND

NEWS.com.au

Premier will stick with 'what is right'

After a by-election savaging, there are claims the Qld Premier could lose his own seat at the next poll.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Brandon Sun

Australian mining magnate turned lawmaker Clive Palmer widely criticized for tirade at China

A larger-than-life Australian mining magnate turned lawmaker, Clive Palmer, was widely accused Tuesday of threatening Australia's relationship with its biggest trading partner through an extraordinary tirade against China.

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Related Topix: Travel, Pacific Travel, Australia Travel, Asia Travel, Beijing, China Travel, China Travel, Canada

The Toronto Star

Province accused of racial profiling in blitz targeting undocumented migrants

Provincial authorities have been accused of racial profiling after they participated in a joint vehicle inspection blitz last week with border enforcement officials that targeted undocumented migrants.

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