Oceania Newswire (Page 2)

Oceania Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Oceania. (Page 2)

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  1. Fiji have broken the record for the biggest ever international football winRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    ... Pacific Games organisers claim the result has broken the 2001 record when Australia beat American Samoa 31-0 in an Oceania confederation qualifier for the 2002 World Cup. The 15th Pacific Games which end July 18 had its first full day of competition ...

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  2. Ashes 2015: Stephen Harmison and Marcus North on the hopes, fears and ...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Steve Harmison of England despairs as he exchanges words with Marcus North of Australia during day two of the npower 4th Ashes Test Match between England and Australia at Headingley Carnegie Stadium on August 8, 2009 in Leeds, England STUART RAYNER asks Sunday Sun columnists and 2009 Ashes opponents Stephen Harmison and Marcus North what we can expect from this summer's five matches between England and Australia . . . STEPHEN HARMISON: It's a bit like Newcastle United v Sunderland.

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  3. Local iron ore juniors under pressureRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Age

    The Fortescue Solomon iron ore mine in Western Australia's Pilbara region. Analysts expect iron ore to sell for $US52.16 a tonne in 2015.

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  4. Fiji thrashes Micronesia 38-0 in Pacific Games soccer eventRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ABC News

    Fiji has recorded one of the biggest ever wins in international soccer with a 38-0 thrashing of Federated States of Micronesia at the Pacific Games in Port Moresby. The Fijians had a big score in their sights from kickoff, motivated by Micronesia's 30-0 loss to Tahiti in an earlier match.

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  5. Terror diverts focus as Mafia 'board of directors' thrivesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Italy's top anti-Mafia prosecutor and Australian police are warning that the massive diversion of law-enforcement resources to combat terrorism is eroding the fight against the Mafia and other serious organised crime groups. Australian authorities have failed for decades to dismantle the "board of directors" of Calabrian Mafia godfathers across Australia, allowing them to entrench their drug trafficking operations, build alliances with outlaw bikie gangs and infiltrate government and police agencies.

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  6. Author Publishes First Fairytale BookRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | PRWeb

    BookVenture Publishing features Stephen Papas' book "Sir Knight and the Lavender Grove" which tells the story of a wandering knight who stumbles upon a secret world of magic and falls in love with one of its whimsical creatures. BookVenture Publishing features Stephen Papas' book "Sir Knight and the Lavender Grove" which tells the story of a wandering knight who stumbles upon a secret world of magic and falls in love with one of its whimsical creatures.

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  7. NAIDOC Week kicks off in Canberra with museum celebrations and Reconciliation Place upgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Age

    About $100,000 of works to upgrade a national memorial dedicated to Australia's journey toward Indigenous reconciliation has been completed in time for NAIDOC Week 2015. Restoration of a series of 17 artworks making up Reconciliation Place, at the heart of the parliamentary triangle, has been under way since March.

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  8. Gianna Sarusal, Guam's female boxer ready to competeRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Gianna Sarusal is going to be frustrated if she gets to Papua New Guinea and still can't get a fight. It's not a likely scenario - 19 women boxers are listed on the preliminary list of Pacific Games athletes - but given Sarusal's history, it's not impossible.

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  9. Man wanted over SA outback deathRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    A man wanted for questioning over the suspicious death of a woman in outback South Australia has been identified by police. They have released an image of Danny Ferguson, 35, who they wish to question over the death of a 34-year-old woman in Oodnadatta on Friday.

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  10. The good, bad and bizarre of Queensland's sporting weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Age

    Justin Hodges will play his final Origin match on Wednesday night , win or lose. And that's given some of his teammates the chance to give some stick to the departing veteran.

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  11. A Taco Truck in your kitchenRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Scoop

    For the past eight months, the talented duo from one of New Zealand's most successful food trucks - The Lucky Taco - has been working behind the scenes on a KickStarter campaign in a bid to raise $100,000 for their latest venture. Launched today by Sarah and Otis Frizzell, the pair hopes to manufacture and produce two Lucky Taco Kits for retail - Sizzlin' Steak & Chipotle Chicken - plus two Mexican pickles, Pink Pickle & Exciting Carrots - so everyone can enjoy Lucky Tacos at home, nationwide.

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  12. Matt Bell wins 2015 ANZ Young Farmer ContestRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Scoop

    "This is the most surreal feeling, all the hard work has paid off. The blood, sweat and tears - it was all worth it! It's somewhat of a dream at the moment" said Mr Bell.

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  13. Wellington Harbour Body IdentifiedRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Scoop

    Prime Minister John Key welcomes today's announcement that the Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall will visit New Zealand in November. This will be the second joint visit for Their Royal Highnesses to New Zealand.

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  14. International Red Cross Secretary General Visits New ZealandRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Scoop

    The global head of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies has commended New Zealand Red Cross on its humanitarian work in Aotearoa and around the world. Elhadj As Sy, who was in New Zealand this week as part of the Pacific consultations for the World Humanitarian Summit, spoke to Red Cross staff, members and volunteers around the country, and visited Red Cross recovery operations in Christchurch.

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  15. Fiji thrash Micronesia 38-0 in Olympic qualifierRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Goal.com

    ... his country, though Micronesia are ineligible as they are not affiliated to the International Olympic Committee. The Oceania Football Confederation tournament has been a tough one for the latter, with their Group A hopes already over after going ...

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  16. Western Pacific spawns four tropical cyclones in a weekRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Al Jazeera

    After weeks of inactivity, the western Pacific has just spawned four tropical cyclones, two of which will probably become typhoons. In most years, the Philippine Sea grows clusters of thunderstorms, and the atmosphere above is ideal in forming these into cyclones.

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  17. Solomon Islands Independence DayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | State Department

    On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I offer our warmest congratulations to the people of Solomon Islands on your Independence Day on July 7. For over 30 years, diplomatic relations between our two nations have prospered as we continue to deepen cooperation on issues ranging from peace and security to adapting to the impact of climate change. I was honored to have visited your country last August, a demonstration of the enduring strength of the bond between our nations that was forged in Guadalcanal on August 7, 1942.

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  18. Paddon And Kennard Consolidate Fifth At WRC PolandRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    New Zealand's top rally sport pairing Hayden Paddon and John Kennard hold a strong fifth place overall following the second full day of competition at Rally Poland, the seventh round of the 2015 FIA World Rally Championship. Fresh from his debut WRC podium in Sardinia in June, Paddon took an intentionally conservative run in Thursday night's opening super special stage, all part of his goal for a top five result in this notoriously fast rally.

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  19. Earhart search drives groupa s leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Rocky Mount Telegram

    Ric Gillespie, head of The International Group for Historic Aircraft Recovery, holds part of a zipper May 4 at his home office in Oxford, Pa. The artifact was found during one of TIGHAR's expeditions on the South Pacific island of Nikumaroro.

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  20. Micronesia hammered 38-0 by FijiRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | BBC News

    When Micronesia lost the opening match of the Pacific Games 30-0 to Tahiti, they probably thought it could not get any worse than that. They were wrong.

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