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2 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

Coalition celebrates a religious Easter: Eight of 19 cabinet members are Catholic

Catholics are in power this Easter, with the highest proportion of ministers of that faith occupying senior positions in a Coalition government.

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5 hrs ago | Leinster Express

Master of economic policy

Steven Conroy, son of Patricia and Tom Conroy, Patrick Street, Port, who gratuated from National University of Ireland, Galway, with a first class honours masters in economic policy.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Institute for Public Accuracy

Ukraine Agreement: 'Propaganda' and Low Expectations?

BBC reports : "Russia, the U.S. and the European Union have said that all sides have agreed to steps to "de-escalate" the crisis in Ukraine.

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Fiji Village

Student's room broken into at FNU campus

A student is horrified after his room in the Fiji National University Nasinu campus was broken into last night while he was sleeping.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Examiner.com

Per Debra Hendrickson, MD, Reno, NV Students Who Go Back To School Are Making A

According to Debra Hendrickson, MD, Reno, NV, medical school applicants who are going back to school in their mid-life years are part of a growing trend.

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Related Topix: Reno, NV, National University of Health Sciences, Family, Kids

Scientific Blogging

Better Thermal-imaging Lens From Waste Sulfur

Sulfur left over from refining fossil fuels can be transformed into cheap, lightweight, plastic lenses for infrared devices, including night-vision goggles, a University of Arizona-led international team has found.

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Related Topix: University of Arizona, Cameras, Chemistry, Science, University of Delaware

AlertNet

TIMELINE-Life and times of Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Colombian author Gabriel Garcia Marquez, who won the Nobel Prize for Literature and popularized the genre of magical realism, died on Thursday at the age of 87. 1927 - Garcia Marquez is born on March 6 in Aracataca, a backwater banana-growing town near Colombia's Caribbean coast.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Colombia, Arts, Literature, Fidel Castro

Science Daily

Fighting malaria drug resistance: Scientists find new way

An anti-malarial treatment that lost its status as the leading weapon against the deadly disease could be given a new lease of life, with new research indicating it simply needs to be administered differently.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Malaria

ABC News

Wesley: Navy demotion sends signal to Indonesia

MARK COLVIN: One Navy officer has been stripped of his command, another is to be punished over repeated incursions into Indonesian territorial waters by border protection patrols.

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International Business Times

Milky Way to Be Explored w/ Au's $13 Million Instrument

HERMES works through fed light along optical fibres. The fibres were installed by a robotic technology created by AAO.

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Related Topix: Astronomy, Science

The Day

Den is superb

The days of Den in Lviv started with the participation of the newspaper's Editor-in-Chief Larysa Ivshyna in Ostap Drozdov's political show "In Plain Words" .

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Hispanic Business

Research Conducted at Kangwon National University Has Provided New Information about Amino Acids

The amino acids such as glycine , tryptophan , phenylalanine and their mixtures as GT, TP and GTP with equivalent molar ratio were used."

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Related Topix: Chemistry, Science

EurekAlert!

Study provides crucial new information about how the ice ages came about

An international team of scientists has discovered new relationships between deep-sea temperature and ice-volume changes to provide crucial new information about how the ice ages came about.

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Related Topix: Science, Oceanography

The Southtown Star

Irish president to visit Gaelic Park in Oak Forest

The president of Ireland will visit Gaelic Park in Oak Forest next month and attend Mass there on Mother's Day, according to a press release from Gaelic Park.

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Related Topix: Oak Forest, IL, Life, Holidays, Mother's Day

Lucianne.com

The slow death of free speech

These days, pretty much every story is really the same story: In Galway, at the National University of Ireland, a speaker who attempts to argue against the BDS programme against Israel is shouted down with cries of '******g Zionist, *****ng *****sa Get the ***** off our campus.'

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AlertNet

Australian premier's resignation as a sign of less, not more, corruption

There are few countries where it is considered a good thing when a powerful state premier resigns for misleading a corruption investigation.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Australia To Launch New Research Tool To Explore Milky Way Origins

The Australian government will launch a new 13 million AU dollars instrument which help astronomers explore the origins of the Milky Way at the Australian Astronomical Observatory at Coonabarabran, New South Wales.

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Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News, Astronomy, Science,

KurzweilAI.net

A new self-healing chemistry for plastics

Scientists at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology and Evonik Industries have developed a self-healing chemistry that allows for rapid healing of a plastic material using mild heating, restoring its initial molecular structure.

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Related Topix: Chemistry, Science

PhysOrg Weblog

Scientists find new way to fight Malaria drug resistance

An anti-malarial treatment that lost its status as the leading weapon against the deadly disease could be given a new lease of life, with new research indicating it simply needs to be administered differently.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Examiner

Nilon honoured to receive scholarship

The former Scotch Oakburn College and now Australian National University first year student, was one of four formally recognised with the scholarship at a ceremony in Canberra last week.

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