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  1. Anthropologies #21: Agricultural Adaptations and their...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Savage Minds

    ... He has previously worked on food security and livelihoods interventions and research projects in Ghana, the Solomon Islands, and Ethiopia. He has a Master's Degree in Applied Anthropology and lives with his wife and two children on their family farm ...

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  2. Secretary's Remarks: On the 70th Anniversary of the End of World War II in the PacificRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | State Department

    ... brought the United States into the Pacific theater. The second was the American Guadalcanal Memorial in the Solomon Islands, where we remembered the storied deeds of the U.S. Marines' First Division. Both locations stand to this day as silent ...

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  3. Access to funds crucial as SMEs look abroad, says ADBRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... per cent of total bank loans. Several countries have made progress tackling this. Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands have made it easier for companies to borrow using movable assets as collateral, Indonesia and the Philippines have introduced ...

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  4. WWII vet transmitted news of Japanese surrender 70 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    " Stephen Dennis enlisted in the Navy soon after the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor in 1941. Less than a year later, the raw 19-year-old recruit was thrust into fighting off the Solomon Islands and survived one of the fiercest naval battles in the South Pacific.

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  5. Asia's SMEs Need Growth Capital to Become More Competitive - " ADB ReportRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | M2.com

    ... only 18.7% of total bank loans. Several countries have made progress tackling this. Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands have made it easier for companies to borrow using movable assets as collateral, Indonesia and the Philippines have ...

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  6. Fiji hosts Pacific Islands Development Forum's 3rd summitRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    ... and vice presidents of Nauru, Kiribati and the Federated States of Micronesia, the prime ministers of Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tokelau and Tuvalu, foreign ministers from Marshall Islands, Indonesia and Kazakhstan, and envoys and diplomats from other ...

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  7. Pacific mattersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Fiji Times

    ... Prime Minister of Tonga Samuela 'Akilisi Pohiva, PM of Tuvalu Enele Sopoaga, PM Voreqe Bainimarama, PM of Solomon Islands Manasseh Sogavare, Premier of Tokelau Siopili Perez, VP of FSM Yosiwo Palikkum George, Foreign Minister of Marshall Islands ...

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  8. PIDF Leaders' summit opens in SuvaRead the original story

    Tuesday | Fiji Times

    Update: 12:26PM THE Pacific Islands Development Forum Leaders' summit has formally opened this morning at the Grand Pacific Hotel in Suva. Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand Thansak Patimapragorn was the chief guest at the 3rd summit of Pacific Island leaders which had leaders from countries like Cook Islands, French Polynesia, PNG, Vanuatu, Marshall Islands, Solomon Islands, Tuvalu, Tokelau, Tonga, Federated States of Micronesia, Nauru, Kiribati and Fiji.

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  9. U.S. vet, 93, recalls Sept. 2, 1945, surrender day well, helped wire services spread the newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Japan Times

    ... Pearl Harbor in 1941. Less than a year later, the raw 19-year-old recruit was thrust into fighting off the Solomon Islands and survived the fierce naval battle. By the end of the war, he was assisting U.S. wire service reporters by punching their ...

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  10. Simple and true: Peace is within you & meRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Asopa People

    ... to convert to Adventism, after the first Seventh Day Adventist missionary, Pastor Billy, crossed from the Solomon Islands to Oria and surrounding villages bringing Christianity with him. When I was growing up, I spent a lot of time with Kovou, ...

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  11. How Powerful is Your Passport?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | PSFK

    ... to visit only 28 other nations visa-free-are Sao Tome and Principe, Palestinian Territories, Solomon Islands, Myanmar and South Sudan. Although it's a relatively simplistic look at how freedom of movement differs across the globe, the interactive ...

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  12. California to end unlimited isolation for most gang leadersRead the original story

    Tuesday | KSWO

    ... Pearl Harbor in 1941. Less than a year later, the raw 19-year-old recruit was thrust into fighting off the Solomon Islands and survived one of the... An Alabama police officer goes on trial Tuesday on a federal charge of using excessive force ...

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  13. Lebanese group stages sit-in at ministry over trash crisisRead the original story

    Tuesday | KSWO

    ... Pearl Harbor in 1941. Less than a year later, the raw 19-year-old recruit was thrust into fighting off the Solomon Islands and survived one of the... An Alabama police officer goes on trial Tuesday on a federal charge of using excessive force ...

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  14. Pandora to celebrate 10-year anniversary with ad-free dayRead the original story

    Tuesday | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... Pearl Harbor in 1941. Less than a year later, the raw 19-year-old recruit was thrust into fighting off the Solomon Islands and survived one of the... An Alabama police officer goes on trial Tuesday on a federal charge of using excessive force ...

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  15. Barbara Brecht-Schall, Bertolt Brecht's daughter, dies at 84Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    ... Pearl Harbor in 1941. Less than a year later, the raw 19-year-old recruit was thrust into fighting off the Solomon Islands and survived one of the... Jurors who convicted a white supremacist of killing three people at Jewish sites in suburban Kansas ...

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  16. Flurry of tropical cyclones give super El Nino another boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | The Age

    ... stralia's north-eastern region also recorded its earliest ever tropical cyclone with Raquela formed over the Solomon Islands.

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

    Monday | Encyclopaedia Britannica

    ... Cook Islands, and Tokelau; an increased incidence of cyclonic storms in Fiji, Vanuatu, New Caledonia, and Solomon Islands; and an easing of drought conditions on the eastern coasts of Australia and New Zealand. The 1997-98 El Nino followed a classic ...

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

    Monday | 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.

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  19. 'The ocean is eating away our island'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | NEWS.com.au

    ... the average height above sea level is 3-4 metres. It varies from island to island but an island in the Solomon Islands has already become uninhabitable. It's damaging that the Abbott government still takes (climate change deniers) seriously. ...

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  20. New Zealander to observe Trinidad and Tobago electionRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 30 | Scoop

    At the invitation of the Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago, a team of Commonwealth election observers will arrive in Port of Spain this week ahead of the general election scheduled for 7 September 2015. The independent Commonwealth Observer Group , which was constituted by the Commonwealth Secretary-General, Kamalesh Sharma, will be chaired by Hon Sir Paul Tovua, former Speaker of the Solomon Islands Parliament, and includes Aaron Hape, Commonwealth Youth New Zealand Executive Director.

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