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  1. Top negotiator says treaty creates economic opportunity for NZRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The New Zealand Herald

    No little boy or girl dreams of being a trade negotiator and David Walker, the official who led New Zealand's negotiating team in the Trans Pacific Partnership, was no exception. He can't actually recall what he wanted to be as a teenager at Mairehau High School and Middleton Grange School in Christchurch except that he was mad on sports and classical music.

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  2. Ending Powerlessness, Changing the WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Huffington Post

    Eight young Tibetan students living in India set out to do something seemingly impossible: provide an entire slum community with access to clean water. These students, led by 18-year-old Tenzin Loden, were inspired by a budding campaign called One Billion Acts of Peace to do something of service in their community.

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  3. Lonely Planet: Best value destinations 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    BEST VALUE DESTINATIONS TO VISIT in 2016: 10. Western Australia : Nicknamed the "Coral Coast," this state on the Indian Ocean includes pristine reefs, intriguing rock formations, the Margaret River wine region and the capital city of Perth , among other attractions. Free museums and a weak Australian dollar make travel now a good deal, according to Lonely Planet.

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  4. CDU was major Xana clientRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | Northern Territory News

    CORRUPT travel agent Xana Kamitsis, who pilfered thousands of taxpayer dollars from the NT Government, also counted Charles Darwin University as a major client, the Sunday Territorian can reveal. Kamitsis admitted in court on Friday that she "corruptly gave benefits" to Minister Bess Price's chief of staff Paul Mossman and inflated the cost of a trip for the minister to New York City where she pocketed $13,500.

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  5. Human Rights Day marked around the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Al Jazeera

    Human Rights Day is observed every year on December 10. It commemorates the day on which, in 1948, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights . Buddhist monks walk along a street during a march to celebrate Human Rights Day, in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

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  6. City's Timorese twinRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | The Courier

    One of the things Ana Pereira was certain she wanted to do was to visit Ballarat while she was in Australia. One of the things Ana Pereira was certain she wanted to do was to visit Ballarat while she was in Australia.

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  7. East Timor invasion - 40th anniversaryRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2015 | ABC News

    AM is Australia's most informative morning current affairs program. AM sets the agenda for the nation's daily news and current affairs coverage.

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  8. Kopassus veterans mark 40 years since Indonesia's invasion of East TimorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | ABC News

    The 40th anniversary of Indonesia's invasion of East Timor was marked yesterday with a small commemoration at the headquarters of the nation's Kopassus special forces. The special forces soldiers saw the worst of the fighting in the months following the landings in Dili on December 7, 1975.

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  9. Italy InvadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Foreword

    This accessible encyclopedia of Italy's military and cultural influence over the centuries is a lively, conversational book full of surprising facts. "Italy has had a troubled, sometimes tragic, history.

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  10. Video: Saudi Arabia thump East Timor 10-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | Al Bawaba

    Saudi Arabia striker Mohammad Al-Sahlawi scored five goals to lead his team to a 10-0 thumping of East Timor in their World Cup qualifier in Dili Tuesday. Al-Sahlawi, who has been one of the standout performers during the Asian qualifiers, scored twice in the first half then three more times in the second as Saudi Arabia made light work of its outclassed opponent.

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  11. Five-goal Al-Sahlawi leads Saudis to big World Cup winRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    REUTERS: Saudi Arabia striker Mohammad Al-Sahlawi scored five goals to lead his team to a 10-0 thumping of East Timor in their World Cup qualifier in Dili on Tuesday. Al-Sahlawi, who has been one of the standout performers during the Asian qualifiers, scored twice in the first half then three more times in the second as Saudi Arabia made light work of their outclassed opponents.

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  12. UAE keeping grounded ahead of Malaysia matchRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | Al Bawaba

    One of the most striking and laudable features of the UAE national football team is that they do not bask in glories or dwell on bitter defeats. This ability to focus on the immediate future has underpinned the Whites' 2018 Fifa World Cup qualifying campaign in Asian zone Group A, which continues away to Malaysia on Tuesday.

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  13. Bob lends a hand to help in Pacific droughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | Warrnambool Standard

    WATER CONTROL: Port Fairy aid worker Bob Handby inspects a pipe connected to a spring on the west coast of Fiji at lomawai last month. THREE years ago Port Fairy resident Bob Handby said he was retiring as a Red Cross aid worker, but that hasn't stopped his regular overseas trips to make a difference.

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  14. Conservative GHG targets the 'floor': McKennaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | Barriere Star Journal

    Canada's national target set by the Conservatives for cutting greenhouse gas emissions should be considered a floor for future action, federal Environment Minister Catherine McKenna said Monday. The new Liberal government has so far refused to set a carbon reduction target in advance of the COP21 international climate conference that begins at the end of the month, citing the need to consult with the provinces before putting in place a credible national plan.

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  15. New environment minister won't set GHG target but calls Tory targets the 'floor'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | Brandon Sun

    Hunter Tootoo, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans, and the Canadian Coast Guard speaks with Catherine McKenna, Minister of the Environment and Climate Change as they wait for a group photo, Wednesday Nov.4, 2015 in Ottawa. Canada's new environment minister says the national target set by the Conservatives for cutting greenhouse gas emissions should be considered a floor for future action.

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  16. Dust, crocs and kilometres: a week on the road in the KimberleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | ABC News

    Covering the Kimberley in Western Australia, there is no such thing as a quick job, given he is sourcing stories from an area the same size as California. When he made his first foray into independent remote travel in late-October, it was with some trepidation and plenty of preparation.

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  17. Cross country journey raises awareness of RSLsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2015 | ABC News

    Chris May is working to make sure no-one experiences the rejection he received when he first walked into his local RSL. After being wounded in an IED blast overseas, Chris returned to his hometown and made a visit to the local RSL.

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  18. Nova Employment on target to reach 100 jobs in 100 days goal in Blue MountainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | Blue Mountains Gazette

    Nova Employment's aim to find 100 jobs in 100 days moved a couple of steps closer last week when Uplift Fair Trade, a new store in Katoomba, opened. Nova Employment's aim to find 100 jobs in 100 days moved a couple of steps closer last week when Uplift Fair Trade, a new store in Katoomba, opened.

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  19. How Shah Rukh Khan helped Timor rediscover loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2015 | The Indian Express

    "We Timorese knew about love, but we had forgotten it in the midst of conflict. It was Bollywood and especially Shah Rukh Khan who taught us the real meaning of love," Hugo Garcia, a young protocol officer with the ministry of foreign affairs.

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  20. Malaysia threatens to suspend FA over 10-0 drubbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    UAE's players celebrate after scoring a goal against Malaysia's team during their AFC qualifying football match for the 2018 FIFA World Cup at the Mohammed Bin Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Sept 3. Malaysia's sports minister has threatened to suspend the country's football body after last week's record 10-0 drubbing that already prompted the team's coach to quit. Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin said he was prepared to take "drastic" measures against the Football Association of Malaysia after the embarrassing World Cup-qualifying defeat to the United Arab Emirates.

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