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  1. Australia Day 2015: long journey leads to Australian citizenshipRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Age

    For Anthony and Beatriz Matheson, Australia Day bookends a journey that began with a holiday abroad almost a decade ago. It also marks a new beginning in the life of a young Australian family.


  2. Vila Isabel Samba School Ready for Carnival 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Rio Times

    Well known for their sambas-enredo G.R.E.S. Unidos de Vila Isabel will enter the famed SambA3dromo in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday, February 15th as the fourth samba school to compete in the Grupo Especial for the 2015 Carnival championship. The Mestre-sala and Porta-bandeira from Vila Isabel parading in 2014, photo by Marcelo Regua Also known simply as Vila Isabel, they are one of the older schools in the competition.


  3. New market study, "Starfish Oil & Gas S.A. - Oil & Gas - Deals and...Read the original story

    10 hrs ago |

    ... and 3 offshore shallow water blocks in Santos and Campos basins. The company is headquartered in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Full Report Details at - .. Starfish Oil & Gas S.A. - Oil & Gas ...


  4. Surrey named one of the world's most intelligent communitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    WATCH: Asa Rehman talks with Louis Zacharilla of the Intelligent Community Forum about Surrey's place on a ranking of the world's most intelligent communities The city of Surrey has been placed on its fair share of lists over the years - but this is one local politicians will be happy to publicize. The Intelligent Community Forum has named Surrey as one of the top seven intelligent communities in the world.


  5. Aesthetically ItRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Insight News

    Aesthetically It! is a list of picks from the editors of Aesthetically Speaking. Aesthetically It! features venues, events, outings and more that are worthy of "It" status.


  6. Snooker bids for 2020 OlympicsRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Fiji Times

    The world governing body of snooker has submitted a bid to have the sport included at the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo. Chairman Jason Ferguson said: "It has been our belief for some time that we should be given our chance on the ultimate global platform for sport."


  7. Republic Day Parade 2015-A curtain raiserRead the original story

    22 hrs ago |

    The Nation's military prowess and achievements in different fields, state-of- the- art defence platforms, its diverse cultural and social traditions, and the government's emphasis on self-reliance and indigenisation will be showcased before the public at the historic Rajpath when the country celebrates its 66th Republic Day on Saturday. The highlights of this year's Parade will be the display of indigenously developed surface-to-air Akash medium range missile and Weapon Locating Radar both developed by the DRDO.


  8. Can Airbus Make Black Boxes Easy to Find?Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    By now, most of us are familiar with the events surrounding Malaysia Airlines flight 370 and Air Asia flight 8501. The Air Asia flight crashed into the ocean, and the Malaysia Airlines flight is thought to have done so as well.


  9. Tourism operators celebrate Disabled Access DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Western Telegraph

    Travel writer and accessibility consultant Emily Yates is pictured with Liz Williams of Pembrokeshire Tourism, Jim Bowen of Clynfyw Care Farm and members of the Clynfyw team. TOURISM operators from across the county gathered at Clynfyw Care Farm in Abercych on Sunday, January 17 to celebrate 'Inclusive West Wales'.


  10. Cheating and sports go hand-in-handRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Rosie Ruiz waves to the crowd while standing next to Gov. Edward J. King, left, after she was announced the winner of the women's division of the Boston Marathon on April 22, 1980. In truth, Ruiz joined the race by coming out of the crowd about one mile before the finish line.


  11. NSC to financially assist family of late para athlete Mohd AzlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Star Online

    Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin helps carry the casket containing the remains of national para athlete Mohd Azlan Mat Lazim into a waiting van at the Serdang Hospital mortuary on Saturday. - BERNAMA SERDANG: The Youth and Sports Ministry will be giving special financial assistance to the family of national Paralympian Mohd Azlan Mat Lazim who was killed in a road accident at Serdang Raya here on Saturday.


  12. Barack Obama to witness India's military might, cultural diversity on Republic DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | DNA India

    With "Women's Empowerment" being the theme of this year's Republic Day parade, the main attraction of the annual extravaganza would be marching contingents of all-women officers of the three Services. India will celebrate its 66th Republic Day tomorrow, showcasing before the chief guest US President Barack Obama and the world its military might and cultural diversity with a splendid display of land and naval weaponry, fighter and reconnaissance aircraft.


  13. More informationRead the original story

    Yesterday | Austin Monthly

    Brazil is internationally famous for its colorful, high-energy "Carnaval," the pre-Lent celebration that packs in nearly a week of non-stop music and dance. Whether it's the vibrant, African-influenced street parades of Salvador, Bahia or the glittering technicolor parade performed by thousands in Rio de Janeiro's Sambadrome, Brazilian Carnaval is a celebration of life through music and dance.


  14. New Market Research Report: Centrais Eletricas Brasileiras S.A....Read the original story

    Yesterday |

    ... Eletrobras Eletronorte, Eletrobras CGTEE and Eletrobras Eletronuclear. Eletrobras is headquartered in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Full Report Details at - .. Centrais Eletricas Brasileiras ...


  15. Spokane's Pat Ferguson claims improbable heavyweight title - Sat, 24 Jan 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Spokesman-Review

    Pat Ferguson delivers a hit to Vardan Khachatrian during the finals of the heavyweight division at Northern Quest Casino. But his journey is just starting - and, indeed, so it is for all the medalists at the USA Boxing National Championships, which concluded a week-long stay in Spokane.


  16. Chinese Tang Shi trains with Real Madrid CastillaRead the original story

    Yesterday | Nerve News

    " I will know Real Madrid's decision soon, probably by the end of this month. If I can go to Europe and Real Madrid to play, that will be perfect."


  17. Foo Fighters Play in Rio de Janeiro at the MaracanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Rio Times

    Fronted by former Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl, the American rock band Foo Fighters will perform live at Rio de Janerio's famed soccer stadium, EstA dio do MaracanA tonight, Sunday January 25th. The show is part of the Sonic Highways World Tour, in support of the band's eighth studio album of the same name.


  18. Graffiti artist INSA made a massive animated GIFRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MetaFilter

    A few days ago, Graffiti artist INSA made a massive animated painting in Rio de Janeiro. Over four days he painted an area of 154,774 square feet (14,379 square meters) with the help of 20 assistants. The painting states were captured by a satellite to create this GIF, the biggest ever.


  19. NTSB wants devices to prevent flight disappearancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stars and Stripes

    The National Transportation Safety Board is recommending to the Federal Aviation Administration that it require aircraft on trans-oceanic routes be equipped with devices that will allow searchers to find them if they crash. The recommendations come more than 10 months after the still-unexplained disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 with 239 passengers and crew on board while flying from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing.


  20. Brazilians urged to cut water useRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Star

    Brazil's Environment Minister Izabella Teixeira has said the country's most populous region is experiencing its worst drought since 1930. The states of Sao Paulo, Rio de Janeiro and Minas Gerais must save water, she said after an emergency meeting in the capital, Brasilia.