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  1. Wunta Fiesta 2016 | Mega GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Warrnambool Standard

    Warrnambool has celebrated another Wunta Fiesta and organisers are hailing this year's event a success with large crowds attending the three key events. Check out the photos from our photographers and your photos from Instagram.

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  2. Coetzee's man for top Bok jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 17 | Iol.co.za

    Allister Coetzee, the former Stormers and WP head coach, is odds-on favourite to take over from Heyneke Meyer as the Boks coach. Photo: Ryan Wilkisky Former Stormers and Western Province coach Allister Coetzee remains the front runner to succeed Heyneke Meyer as the Springbok coach.

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  3. Helen Mead: I'm keeping alive the lost art of postcard sending despite a setbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | Chorley Citizen

    In my youth, I would send a whole stack to family and friends, carefully choosing them according to my parents' postcard-buying guidelines: never a card with more than one view, always an interesting scene that prompts the receiver to take more than just a glance. Growing up, I used to love receiving postcards, and would look for hours at images of places like New York or Paris, scrutinising the street scene.

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  4. African masks unveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Times-Standard

    Yacouba Bondé, chief of Boni, Burkina Faso, West Africa, is pictured in 2010. Next to him is a plank mask.

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  5. Bricks and clicks: Marks and Spencer goes online in five Gulf countriesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    The website will also offer a 'Click & Reserve' In-Store Service for customers to collect online orders froom 25 stores in the region. Marks & Spencer and its long-standing franchise partner Al-Futtaim , has launched the brand's online store in the Gulf.

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  6. Rob Burbank's Outdoors with the AMC: All over outdoors in winterRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

    DESPITE Punxsutawney Phil's recent prognostication to the contrary, the calendar tells us there's still plenty of winter in store.

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  7. Mosquito bite prevention key to avoiding ZikaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Local public health officials are emphasizing mosquito bite prevention, as 10 Zika cases have been reported in Texas. Nine cases were from returning travelers who had been to high-risk areas, and one patient reportedly contracted the virus sexually from a partner who had returned from Venezuela.

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  8. What Zika virus is - and isn'tRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Echo

    There are at least 54 people infected with the Zika virus in the U.S. In all except one case, the infection was acquired while out of the country, according to health officials. The ailment results in an abnormally small head in newborns and is associated with various disorders including decreased brain development.

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  9. Tunisia finishes Libya border fence intended to keep out militantsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Reuters

    Tunisia has completed a 200-km barrier along its frontier with Libya to try to keep out Islamist militants, and will soon install electronic monitoring systems, Defense Minister Farhat Hachani said on Saturday. Libya's chaos since the fall of Muammar Gaddafi in 2011 has allowed Islamic State to gain a foothold there, and officials say militants who carried out two major attacks in Tunisia last year had trained in jihadist camps in Libya.

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  10. Why meeting between pope and Russian church leader is a big dealRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    Popes John Paul II and Benedict and their Russian Orthodox have failed in past attempts to organize meetings. Will Pope Francis succeed? Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill, right, serves the Christmas Mass in the Christ the Savior Cathedral in Moscow, Russia, on Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016 and Pope Francis prays during an audience at the Vatican on Saturday.

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  11. UN chief Ban Ki-moon says Daesh has allegiance of 34 militant groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said in a report on Friday that as many as 34 militant groups from around the world have reportedly pledged allegiance to the Daesh extremist group. The report added that that number will continue to increase in 2016.

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  12. South Africa: Tourism Sector Commends Developments On Travel RegulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    The tourism sector in South Africa has expressed satisfaction with the amendments made in the immigration regulations by the Department of Home Affairs to ensure that tourists travel with ease. The industry had raised concerns over the immigration regulations introduced by the Department of Home Affairs last year.

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  13. UK asks airlines to spray insecticide to fight Zika virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    The British government has made a public request asking all airlines flying from Zika-affected areas to spray their planes with insecticide before coming back to the U.K. "Spraying insecticide is a highly precautionary measure to reduce the risk to passengers during flights to the U.K.," the British public health minister Jane Ellison said in a statement. The mosquito-borne Zika virus has spread to roughly 30 countries and territories in the Americas, and the World Health Organization expects that millions of people will be infected this year.

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  14. Tunisia Finishes Fence on Libyan Border to Keep Out MilitantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Voice of America

    Tunisian soldiers take part in a presentation of the anti-jihadi fence near Ben Guerdane, eastern Tunisia, close to the border with Libya, Feb. 6, 2016. Tunisia has completed a 200-kilometer barrier along its frontier with Libya to try to keep out Islamist militants, and it will soon install electronic monitoring systems, Defense Minister Farhat Hachani said Saturday.

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  15. Audi RSQ3 gets Performance boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Iol.co.za

    Audi has tweaked its high-performance RSQ3 crossover to the same power output as the RS3 Sportback, with which it shares its 2.5-litre five-cylinder turbopetrol prime mover. The RSQ3 Performance is rated at 270kW and 465Nm - up 20kW and and 15Nm from the 'standard' version.

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  16. Rwanda National Parks Generate $16.8M, Reports KT PressRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    Rwanda's national parks are experiencing more visits from both local and international tourists, thus boosting the country's tourism revenues. According to a new report which KT Press has seen, last year, Rwanda generated up to $16.8 million from more than 67,696 visits to the national parks.

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  17. Online activism in North AfricaRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2013 | Xtra!

    Rabat, Morocco's capital, is a bustling city of 1.2 million people, with vibrant street life, crowded cafA s and noisy traffic jams. "Nadya," an elegant social worker in her mid-20s, rushes into a dark and crowded jazz club in downtown Rabat, the capital of Morocco.

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  18. Turkey must cut migrant flows to Europe, top EU official saysRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Reuters

    Europe needs Turkey to dramatically cut the number of migrants reaching Greece within weeks or the pressure for more border closures and fences will grow, the EU's top official in charge of ties with Ankara warned on Saturday. Frustrated that refugees continue to stream into Greece despite a Nov. 29 deal between Ankara and Brussels to slow down the flows, European Commissioner Johannes Hahn said Turkey must show results by the time EU leaders meet for a Feb. 18-19 summit.

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  19. Enjoy an incredible journey through EthiopiaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    One of the most memorable trips travelers always talk about is about their visit to Ethiopia. The amazing scenery of the land with the mountains forming a backdrop is something that needs to be seen in order to really appreciate the beauty of this country.

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  20. South Africa Considers Visa Waiver for India, China, RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Skift

    South Africa is trying to balance the nation's security needs against the negative impact that visa requirements have on visitation numbers. South Africa will consider waiving the need for visitors from China, India and Russia to have a visa, said Mkuseli Apleni, director general of the Home Affairs Department.

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