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3 min ago | Fiji Times

Follow the guidelines

TERTIARY institutions wanting to develop new programs will have to first request permission from the Fiji Higher Education Commission before offering the courses to students.


4 hrs ago | Asopa People

Creative Nation 6: Writers of the 2014 Crocodile Prize, K - M

DURING the course of this week, I will be sending letters to the seven Papua New Guinean writers who have won the various awards in this year's Crocodile Prize.


Related Topix: Papua New Guinea, Oceania, World News, Australia,

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Samoa News

Local DOC and EPA reps in Samoa to...

An ASG delegation attending the 24th Annual Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environmental Program meeting visits the trades and certification programs at the National University of Samoa and the Australia-Pacific Technical College campus, which is completely funded by AusAID for all Samoan citizens.


Related Topix: Samoa, Oceania

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Island Packet

Wild card candidates on the 2014 ballot

There are 13 S.C. third-party or independent candidates on the November ballot for statewide or federal offices in South Carolina.


Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Cal State Sacramento, University of Texas at Arlington, Batesburg-Leesville, SC

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

Australian warned against sending armed ADF to MH17 crash site

Australian Defence Force personnel will be walking into a volatile situation at the MH17 crash site in Ukraine which they are not prepared for, a senior Defence figure in Australia has warned.


Related Topix: World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)


Florida Tech Launches the Aviation Industry's First-Ever...

Ranked a Tier 1 Best National University by U.S. News & World Report , regionally accredited Florida Tech is introducing the aviation industry's only Bachelor of Arts in Aviation Management offered 100% online.


Related Topix: Flying, Life, Hobbies, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

Korea Herald

1 in 10 Korean seniors suffers from deme...

About 10 percent of South Korea's elderly population are suffering from dementia, according to a study conducted by the Seoul National University Bundang Hospital.


Related Topix: Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), South Korea, World News

Thu Jul 24, 2014


Seeking Tourist Potential, Kazakh Adventurers Follow Explorer's Footsteps

A group of scientists and academics from Kazakhstan have set off in the footsteps of a renowned 19th-century Kazakhstani explorer to highlight the tourism potential of the ancient trade routes linking Central Asia and western China.


Related Topix: Travel, Asia Travel, Kazakhstan Travel, Tajikistan Travel, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan Travel

Science Daily

Cost-effective, solvothermal synthesis of heteroatom (S or N)-doped graphene developed

A research team has developed cost-effective technology to synthesize sulfur-doped and nitrogen-doped graphenes which can be applied as high performance electrodes for secondary batteries and fuel cells.


Wed Jul 23, 2014

Ron Duncan Hart, A life in applied humanitarianism in Colombia and Santa Fe

Looking the part of a CIA agent might be an asset in the social circles of Santa Fe, but it is a distinct liability in Colombia if you really are in fact a dedicated, kind, hard-working cultural anthropologist and professor.


Related Topix: South America, World News, Colombia, Anthropology, Science, Georgia State University,

Hispanic Business

Reports from Yang Ming National University Add New Data to Findings...

In our previous study, stem cells isolated from the human anterior cruciate ligament were shown to possess extensive proliferation and differentiation capabilities when treated with specific growth factors."


Related Topix: Health, ACL Injuries, Science / Technology, Stem Cell Research

Fiji Times

Film festival

Guests and movie producers were recognised for their work at the opening of the FNU movie festival at the Raiwai campus on Tuesday night.



Ex-mayor receives leadership grant

FORMER Natonin mayor Ana Maria Paz Rafael-Banaag recently received a full scholarship leadership grant from the Australian government together with six other Filipinos.


Related Topix: Australia, World News

Korea Herald

SNU medical school ups humanities educat...

Seoul National University said Wednesday it is planning to allow its medical students to take more humanities classes, in a bid to make them more empathetic and attentive and ultimately better doctors.


Tue Jul 22, 2014

International Business Times

Malaysia Airlines MH17: EU Feared Won't Ever Enforce Sanctions on Russia; All Talk, No Force

But being highly dependent on Russia's large supplies of natural gas stopped the EU leaders to target the country's major companies and industries.



Anger as Australia dumps carbon tax

Australia's pioneering carbon-pricing mechanism has failed to survive its infancy.


Sys-Con Media

Arch Therapeutics Announces Collaboration With University College Cork School of Pharmacy

Arch is a medical device company developing a novel approach to stop bleeding and control leaking during surgery and trauma care.


Related Topix: Ireland, World News,

Australia failing to leverage ASEAN ties

AUSTRALIA'S failure to build on its links with ASEAN nations amid China's growing influence in the region will have long-term repercussions, analysts say.


Notice to Justice Swatanter Kumar on defamation plea's transfer

The Supreme Court Monday issued notice to NGT chairman Justice Swatanter Kumar on a woman lawyer's plea seeking transfer of a defamation case he filed in the Delhi High Court over her allegation of sexual harassment when she was his intern in May 2011.


Mon Jul 21, 2014

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

The Rating Out... )--Movie Tavern, a pioneer of in-theatre dining, has announced the grand opening of its first Louisiana location in Covington on July 31 as part of the company's natio... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Aspherical Lense Industry Report 2... )--Moody's Analytics, a leading provider of ... (more)


Related Topix: Capella University