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  1. Korea's minting agency diversifying businessRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | Korea Herald

    ... used to roll out local notes and for public documents largely in emerging markets, including Indonesia and Papua New Guinea. CEO Kim has vowed to build a sustainable management system by expanding in new business fields in the face of changing ...


  2. Longtime Clinton adviser Blumenthal slammed Boehner as 'alcoholic' and 'lazy' in emailsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Fox News

    ... political observations, saying only "Thx[sic], as always, for your insights. I'm on a plane on the way to Papua New Guinea for the next 6 hours so pis[sic] email me results as you get them. Needless to say, I'm so distressed over all of this." ...


  3. El Nino strongest since super event of 1997-98 and intensifying, BoM saysRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... regions of southern Australia. Other countries, such as the island nations of the South Pacific and Papua New Guinea are already experiencing drought conditions. With such a large area of the Pacific much warmer than average, surface temperatures ...


  4. Abuses at Nauru Detention Center Prompts Australian Senate to Advise Moving FamiliesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Time

    ... or towing back boats at sea; forcing asylum seekers to live in offshore detention facilities in Nauru and Papua New Guinea; and a blanket ban on "boat people" being resettled in Australia. Human-rights groups condemned the policy and serious ...


  5. Sri Lanka Freedom Party to take disciplinary action against four elected MPsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Colombo Page

    Sept 01, Colombo: The Sri Lanka Freedom Party has decided to take disciplinary action against four of its members elected to Parliament at the 2015 General Election. The party will conduct disciplinary inquiries into the statements made by Kalutara District Parliamentarian Vidura Wickremanayake, Gampaha district MP-elect Prasanna Ranatunga and former Minister Janaka Bandara Tennakoon and SLFP Chief Organizer for Dehiwala and Mount Lavinia Danasiri Amaratunga.


  6. How did the El Ni o episode in the late 1990s affect Australia and other parts of Oceania?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Encyclopaedia Britannica

    ... as 10% of the usual precipitation) in the western Pacific had given way to serious drought conditions in Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, and the Marshall Islands. Similar conditions were experienced in eastern ...


  7. Swire Upgrades Asia-Pac CoverageRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Marine News

    ... will be enhanced to provide a 15-day frequency. Swire Shipping's weekly liner service from Brisbane to Lae, Papua New Guinea (PNG) will be further improved with two additional sailings per month with four-day transit times. This service will offer ...


  8. Two Droughts and the Cost of 1 Degree of Global WarmingRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    ... done the very least to cause this problem. That burden is currently unfolding across the Pacific Ocean, as Papua New Guinea plunges deeper into a severe drought. Over 2 million people are facing severe food and water shortages, schools have closed ...


  9. See Sharks in Michigan Before Kids Head Back to SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    ... area, and are found in waters off parts of Australia, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, the Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, the Province of China, Thailand and Vietnam. The sharks are about two and one-half feet ...


  10. Child friendly TB drugs on the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... adult sufferers, meaning they would get the proper dosage. The move will particularly benefit children in Papua New Guinea, Pacific islands and Indonesia where TB rates are among the highest in the world. Dr Scott praised Australia's leadership in ...


  11. Venezuelan leader says Colombia plotting his assassinationRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Monday accused Colombia's government of giving its consent to a plan to assassinate him as both countries try to rally regional support in a border dispute exacerbating tensions between the two neighbors. Maduro said during a visit to Vietnam that the conspiracy has the consent of Colombia's government.


  12. Talavalu comes in 3rd place at the 2015 Oceania CupRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Samoa News

    While the Pukpuks team from Papua New Guinea claimed the 2015 Oceania Cup with the 58-19 thrashing of the Solomon Islands at the Sir Hubert Murray Stadium last Sunday , the American Samoa team suffered another loss at the hands of the team from Tahiti with the score 20-8. Tahiti is now the first runner-up, while American Samoa claimed the third place, followed by the Solomon Islands team in the fourth place.


  13. Nauru centre 'unsafe' for childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... making the journey. Everyone who arrives is detained. Under a new policy, they are processed in Nauru and Papua New Guinea. Those found to be refugees will be resettled in PNG, Nauru or Cambodia. The Greens party has called for an independent ...


  14. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro says Colombia plotting his assassinationRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    Bogota, Sep 1 Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is accusing enemies in Colombia of trying to assassinate him as both countries prepare to spar at the Organisation of American States over an increasingly tense border dispute. Maduro said during a visit to Vietnam that the conspiracy has the consent of Colombia's government.


  15. Cambodia not accepting more refugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Star Online

    PHNOM PENH/SYDNEY: Cambodia said it did not intend to accept any more refugees from a South Pacific detention centre under an agreement with Australia, dealing a blow to the controversial resettlement scheme criticised by rights groups. Australia has vowed to stop asylum seekers sailing from Indonesia and Sri Lanka and landing on its shores, instead intercepting boats and shifting the people to camps in Papua New Guinea and Nauru.


  16. Rape victim father linked to Manus hijackRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago |

    ... immigration detention centre guards seized a bus belonging to the centre operator, a local MP says. PAPUA New Guinea MP Ron Knight told AAP the man and his supporters took action because they were angry the guards had not faced justice. Manus Island ...


  17. Loved ones farewell veteran journalistRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Fiji Times

    ... farewell one of Fiji's veteran journalists, Gabriel Singh, yesterday. Singh, 54, died after an illness in Papua New Guinea. The newsman commonly referred to as Gabby or the "lawnmower" was surrounded for the last time by those who came to pay their ...


  18. Join Lennar For The Grand Opening Of Cortona At Southern HighlandsRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | PR Log

    Aug. 31, 2015 - PRLog -- One of the nation's largest homebuilders is excited to announce their latest edition to Las Vegas with the debut of new homes at Cortona in Southern Highlands. On Saturday, September 5 and Sunday, September 6, Lennar invites interested homeshoppers to tour their four beautifully and professionally decorated model homes.


  19. Elusive sea creature foundRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Fox News

    An elusive sea creature that boasts a vibrant golden shell covered in thick, slimy hair was recently spotted for the first time in 31 years, researchers say. The Allonautilus scrobiculatus , a species of mollusk in the same family as the nautilus, was spotted off the coast of Papua New Guinea in the South Pacific in early August, the scientists said.


  20. Jungle pilot seeks funds to save lives in Papua New GuineaRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Big Bug News

    ... in the life of Palm. An emergency jungle pilot, Palm puts his life on the line in the remote villages of Papua New Guinea to provide villagers with a lifesaving connection to medical supplies and rides to the only hospital in the region, which can ...