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  1. East Timor veterans join in Anzac Day eventsRead the original story

    Friday | ABC News

    ELIZABETH JACKSON: Veterans from East Timor's fight for independence are marching with Australian soldiers in ceremonies around the country today. In Sydney, East Timor's former prime minister, Xanana Gusmao, is expected to march with Australians at the head of the Anzac parade.


  2. It's cool to be kindRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | The Age

    If you spot a flock of allegedly feckless youth lurking on a street corner - give them a thumb's up. After all, it's National Youth Week, when we're meant to celebrate our young people instead of cursing their rampant narcissism, lack of direction and .


  3. USS Peleliu decommissioned after 35-year careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Stars and Stripes

    Servicemembers salute the flag during the decommissioning ceremony Tuesday, March 31, 2015, for the amphibious assault ship USS Peleliu at Naval Base San Diego. After its more than 34 years of service, Peleliu will be towed from San Diego to Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, to join the reserve fleet.


  4. Barack Obama has nominated a career diplomat, Hans G. Klemm, as...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Nine O'Clock

    President Barack Obama on Tuesday has nominated Hans G. Klemm as candidate for U.S. Ambassador to Romania, the White House shows in a release published on its website. The nomination has to be submitted to the Congress for approval.


  5. Senator says Portland traveler on way home from East TimorRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2015 | News-Register

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  6. Facelifts for our embassies cost taxpayer more than a 2mRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Independent.ie

    The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade has confirmed that substantial work has been carried out on eight separate offices since 2013, costing a combined total of 2.26m. Two offices overseas - Beijing and Paris - had separate works carried out to improve their facilities during both years in question, 2013 and 2014.


  7. Mayor visiting East TimorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Bendigo Advertiser

    Mayor Cr Peter Cox will join two other members of the Bendigo-Maubisse Friendship Committee on a visit to East Timor this week. Cr Cox and other committee members are keen to hear directly from the Maubisse community about their priorities for the next two to three years.


  8. Former president of European Commission Barroso named visiting professorRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    Jose Manuel Barroso, former president of the European Commission, has been appointed the Frederick H. Schultz Class of 1951 Visiting Professor of International Economic Policy and a policy fellow of the Liechtenstein Institute on Self-Determination at Princeton University. This appointment in the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs began Feb. 1. While at Princeton, Barroso will teach at the Woodrow Wilson School, work with students and deliver public talks.


  9. 'Indiana' Leddin and the search for the seeds of plentyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Warrnambool Standard

    BY 2050, when the world's population hits a predicted nine billion, Anthony Leddin's skills will hopefully have helped produce enough food to feed the masses. BY 2050, when the world's population hits a predicted nine billion, Anthony Leddin's skills will hopefully have helped produce enough food to feed the masses.


  10. Portland veterinarian released after months in East Timor prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | CBS 3 Springfield

    A Portland veterinarian who was being held in an East Timor prison was freed Thursday morning, her mother told Fox 12. Stacey Addison, who had been traveling around the world to help animals, previously said police in East Timor were holding her there for a crime she didn't commit. She said she was on her way to renew her visa earlier this year when her driver stopped to pick a package and police immediately surrounded the car.


  11. Online live Christmas chook buy turns into turkeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Canberra Times

    We ordered two chooks on the internet and they never arrived. Poor little buggers.


  12. Jet-setting south-west students ready to help those in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Warrnambool Standard

    ALMOST 100 south-west students are jetting across the world for end-of-year trips - not to party, but to help those in need. Emmanuel College students Tayla Ryan, Kieran Beckman, Adam Chow and Indiana Sharrock will visit Atauro Island as part of a Destination Dreaming program.


  13. Landlocked Mongolia a Surprise Hit at the Asian Beach GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    PHUKET, Thailand-In the days of Genghis Khan, the land that became modern-day Mongolia aspired to rule the world. Now it has a less-ambitious vision: Conquering beach sports.


  14. East Timor kicks out judges over ConocoPhillips tax fightRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | Reuters

    East Timor has ordered five foreign judges out of the country after a court ruled in favour of U.S. oil and gas producer ConocoPhillips in cases tied to $236 million in disputed tax assessments. ConocoPhillips operates the Bayu Undan gas field in the Timor Sea between East Timor and Australia.


  15. Foreign visitors learn from city of LenoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Lenoir News-Topic

    Dressed in colorful, ornate robes and wearing decorative metal figures on his forehead and chest, Josh Trindade clearly was not from Lenoir as he addressed the city council Tuesday night. They traveled nearly 10,000 miles from the small island country of East Timor to Lenoir, as part of the International City and County Managers Association Executive Fellows Program, a partnership with the U.S. State Department. 1 comment

  16. Out of office, all the timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Ask MetaFilter

    My boss travels 300+ days per year, often to countries in which internet and phone connections are unreliable or nonexistent. Communication is often bursty, sporadic, at odd hours, and tinged with anxiety.


  17. Starbucks' Grandfather Of All Coffee Highlights Timor-LesteRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | Forbes.com

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  18. Waterfront block sells for $15.8mRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Dominion Post

    A waterfront office block owned by a company operated by Wellington lawyer Mike Garnham has changed hands for $15.8 million. Craigs Investment Partners House, at 36 Waterloo Quay, has been sold to a syndicate involving Wellington property investors Andrew Cotterrell, Peter Dowell and Charlie Zheng, who are co-directors of Cornerstone Partners.


  19. Kiwis asked to remember charities in their willsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    The campaign, which starts today, is aimed at encouraging more people to include gifts in their wills to their favourite charities, after they have looked after family and friends. The Heart Foundation is among the charities asking to be remembered.


  20. 5th Jagran Film Festival: Films to watch on Day 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Director: Taishi Shiode Lowdown: This 80-minute long film is as dark as it gets. A grim reaper shows human tendencies when he runs into a woman.