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  1. The Gown: A Novel of the Royal WeddingRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 1 | Cincinnati Library

    London, 1947. Ann Hughes and Miriam Dassin are embroiderers at the famed Mayfair fashion house of Norman Hartnell.

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  2. Nigeria:Prince Charles to Address Herdsmen Attacks During Nigeria Visit - OfficialRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2018 | AllAfrica.com

    The British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Paul Arkwright, announced in Abuja on Sunday that Prince Charles would engage in peace-building activities, including addressing the persistent attacks of herdsmen on farming communities in Nigeria. The Prince of Wales and his wife, Princess Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall, are expected in Nigeria from November 6 to November 8 in a high profile visit during which the royals would also have audience with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa.

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  3. Prince Charles to address herdsmen attacks during Nigeria visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2018 | Vanguard

    The British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr Paul Arkwright, announced in Abuja on Sunday that Prince Charles would engage in peace-building activities, including addressing the persistent attacks of herdsmen on farming communities in Nigeria. The Prince of Wales and his wife, Princess Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall are expected in Nigeria from Nov. 6 to Nov. 8 in a high profile visit during which the royals would also have audience with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa.

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  4. Scenery of NiueRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2018 | Xinhuanet

    Photo taken on Oct. 30, 2018 shows people playing at a port in Alofi, Niue. Niue, as referred to "the Rock", is one of the biggest coral islands on the planet with dramatic cliffs, interesting caves and chasms that are teeming with marine life.

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  5. DC Comics' Superman Immortalised in Pure Silver to Celebrate 80 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... of the coin notes features the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and they are legal tender in Niue. Details of the notes' authenticity are printed on the reverse of the album's protective cover. "Empire magazine named him ...

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  6. Niue: Take your timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... relaxation is the answer dreamt up by the team at Wellness Retreats NZ, who run twice-yearly adventure holidays to Niue. The four-day escapes seem to attract the likes of business owners, real estate agents, or people in the midst of changing ...

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  7. 'There's nowhere like Niue' - the Pacific's missing jigsaw pieceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2018 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... seconds, but it leaves me smiling ... at least until the next car comes along. That's the etiquette of the road here in Niue, an island nation parenthesised by Fiji and the Cook Islands - and known for its manners. The waving is a must; the only ...

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  8. Ocean and Tides workshop an immediate help to NiueRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2018 | Scoop

    Alofi, Niue- Niuean communities and businesses that rely on the ocean are putting to use tools and knowledge acquired in March during the Australian-funded Ocean and Tides Workshop, hosted by Niue Meteorological Service. Participants from communities, the tourism sector and disaster management services report they are applying new knowledge for improved decision-making and better results.

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  9. Ex-Wellington mayor Mark Blumsky and his wife bowl for Niue at Commonwealth GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | Dominion Post

    Even by the zany standards of the Commonwealth Games, the composition of the 19-strong delegation from Niue, a surf-battered lump of coral in the South Pacific, is stunningly far-fetched. Ten of the competitors are here for lawn bowls, a sport for which the island has just one active club.

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  10. Murder of New Zealand commissioner on Niue revealed colonial flawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | Nelson Mail

    Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern visits a Niue school hall in March. Her father Ross is High Commissioner on the island but his tenure ends in May. Prime Minister Jacinda Adern's recent trip to Nuie on a Pacific mission was billed as something of a homecoming.

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  11. Quake shakes TongaRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2018 | Fiji Times

    The Seismology Unit of the Department of Mineral Resources reported that the earthquake occurred at a depth of 10km at 1:50pm. It was registered at 171km East from Nukualofa, Tonga; 426km Southwest from Alofi, Niue and 873km South Southeast from Suva, Fiji.

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  12. What you can't miss in Niue, one of the world's smallest nationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2018 | Stuff.co.nz

    Standing at Niue's Ana'ana Point, rough waves pound into the coral, shooting plumes of water into the air in front of me. Much of the coast stretches out around me, the northern and southern ends of the country partially visible from where I stand, perched above the blowholes in the coral.

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  13. Second Biblical Series Release from Scottsdale Mint Now at APMEXRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2018 | PR.com

    ... used as a basis for this Silver coin design. The Scottsdale Mint issues the coin by the authority of the island of Niue, where it is legal tender. This beautiful coin is now available for purchase in time for the Easter holiday. Each Biblical Series ...

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  14. Tonga region records 5.3 mag quakeRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2018 | Fiji Times

    The Seismology Unit of the Mineral Resources department based in Suva said the earthquake occurred at a depth of 10km. It was located 231km South-southeast from Nuku'alofa, Tonga; 637km South-southwest from Alofi, Niue; and 923km Southeast from Suva.

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  15. Pacific Island Memorial competition underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 | Scoop

    ... the Niuean Government across several offices. He became a Member of Parliament in 1990 as a Common Roll Member of the Niue Legislative Assembly. Appointed as a Cabinet Minister his portfolio included Business Sector Relations, Broadcasting ...

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  16. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern arrives in Niue to family welcomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    Getting off her plane on the second leg of a trek across the region, the Prime Minister was greeted with a hug from her dad, New Zealand's High Commissioner to Niue, Ross Ardern. While it's Ardern's first visit as Prime Minister, her father's role and his previous posting as Niue's police commissioner have made the country of about 1500 residents a second home.

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  17. Jacinda Ardern arrives in Niue to family welcomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... read later. Jacinda Ardern, Prime Minister of New Zealand, is greeted by her father, Ross Ardern High Commissioner of Niue upon arrival. Photo / Michael Craig Getting off her plane in the second leg of a trek across the region, the prime minister ...

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  18. Samoa region records 5.3 mag earthquakeRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2018 | Fiji Times

    ... sources department reported the seismic activity at 282km Southwest from Apia, Samoa; 458km North-northwest from Alofi, Niue; and 978km North-northeast from Suva, Fiji.

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  19. 5.4 mag earthquake in Tonga regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | Fiji Times

    The map showing the epicentre of the 5.4 magnitude earthquake that occurred in the Tonga region this morning. Picture: SUPPLIED It was registered at 182km North north-west from Alofi, Niue; 435km South south-east from Apia, Samoa and 1152km East from Suva, Fiji.

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  20. Niue: Where ukulele is kingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... feeling you'd dream of getting from watching people play the ukulele, but that's exactly what happened at Niuekulele. Niue's inaugural ukulele festival quickly became the talk of the island as locals gathered in Alofi's commercial centre to watch ...

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