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40 min ago | The Mercury

Shree gives up ore licence

Shree Minerals, which started mining at Nelson Bay River near Temma late last year, has surrendered its licence to explore at Rebecca Creek.

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5 hrs ago | The Peninsula

Kerry tests waters with Premier Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi greets US Secretary of State John Kerry in the presence of US Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj at the Prime Minister's residence in New Delhi yesterday.

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6 hrs ago | Nor'Wester

Marshall talks oversight, oversight and more oversight on Muskrat Falls

Premier Tom Marshall rattled off a laundry list of oversight mechanisms in place for the Muskrat Falls project, assuring people that the $8.5-billion mega-venture is being properly managed.

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6 hrs ago | The Age

Eddie Obeid: 'Well, someone has got to get paid!'

Ready to serve: Eddie Obeid is sworn in to the NSW cabinet in 1999 as Premier Bob Carr and Treasurer Michael Egan look on.

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10 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

Fracking may be a threat to B.C. ecosystems: SFU study

One more month of summer, one more month to plan a great vacation. Here are some very cool spots to cross off your bucket list.

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10 hrs ago | Canada.com

Klein named most admired Albertan in new poll

Alberta is famous for its cowboys and oilmen, but political leaders are the people we consider our heroes - ahead of hockey stars, entertainers or even our parents.

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12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Slovenia ex-premier gets brief prison furlough

Slovenian ex-Prime Minister Janez Jansa has been granted a brief prison furlough to attend the country's first parliamentary session after he won a seat in last month's election.

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15 hrs ago | The Hamilton Spectator

Liberal candidate for Western Victoria withdraws from race after social media outrage

LIBERAL Party upper house candidate for Western Victoria Region, Aaron Lane, has withdrawn from the race after his online comments were uncovered and widely interpreted to be homophobic and misogynist.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

'Great man' Xi Jinping undertakes great gamble in Zhou Yongkang's ouster, wider purge

Beijing: The notion that corruption has been rotting the Communist Party from within - and threatening its very existence - is not altogether new.

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The Mercury

Woman killed in storm fury

The 63-year-old was clearing fallen trees and other storm debris at her Trevallyn property when she was struck by another falling tree just after 12pm.

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AlertNet

Ukraine premier stays on, envoys agree on crash site route

Ukraine's parliament rejected Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk's resignation on Thursday and finally passed legislation he said was needed to finance an army offensive against a separatist rebellion in the east and avert a national default on its debts.

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The Toronto Star

Ontario Place urban park expected to open next year

The provincial government says it will start the first phase of its planned Ontario Place revitalization in the next few months.

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The Mercury

Visitor centres in emergency role

The remains of a shed with a burnt-out car and motorcycle at Four Mile Creek on the East Coast.

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CBC News

Nova Scotia's 2013-14 deficit to be announced

Last December, the new Liberal government predicted overspending of about $482 million - way above the NDP's deficit prediction of $18.3 million last August.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Western Wheel

McIver puts rural Alberta on his agenda

To vote in the upcoming Progressive Conservative leadership vote Albertans must be at least 14 years of age and hold a Progressive Conservative membership.

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Edmonton Journal

Prentice says police investigation would be grounds for removing Redford from Tory caucus

Are you feeling prepared for the three days of musical madness that is Big Valley Jamboree? Are you really? Tory leadership candidate Jim Prentice said Wednesday he would ensure the police are called in if the auditor general alleges documents were altered in the use of government aircraft by ex-premier Alison Redford.

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Globe and Mail

Former mayors lend support to Vancouver Aquarium's cetaceans' program

Vancouver Aquarium veterinary technician Kate Cooper conducts an ultrasound on Qila April 14, 2014.

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Vancouver Sun

Alberta Premier Alison Redford and her MLAs accused of further misuse of government planes

The hot, dry weather has Vancouverites out catching some rays at beaches around the city.

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Brandon Sun

Manitoba premier says August civic holiday will be renamed Terry Fox day

Terry Fox is shown during a Dec. 5, 1980 interview in Toronto. The Manitoba government plans to change the name of the province's August civic holiday to Terry Fox Day.Fox was born in Winnipeg on July 28, 1958, and became famous for his cross-country Marathon of Hope in 1980.

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Reuters

Thai junta to keep tight grip after transfer of power

Thailand's military makes way for a new administration in coming weeks, but the generals will keep a tight grip on power by filling an interim cabinet and legislature with soldiers, military sources said on Wednesday.

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