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

    Yesterday | Canberra Times

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

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

    Friday Nov 21 | 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.

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

    Thursday Nov 20 | 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.

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  4. 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.

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  5. 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

  6. 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.

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

    Oct 11, 2014 | Forbes.com

    I have been published in the UB Post and a frequent contributor to Seeking Alpha in the past. Frontier and emerging markets research and writing is my work, with a focus on Asian economies.

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  8. 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.

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  9. 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.

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  10. 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.

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  11. Wodonga Middle Years' Michelle off to GallipoliRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Border Mail

    WODONGA Middle Years College year 10 co-ordinator Michelle Heintze has been selected for what most would regard as the trip of a lifetime. She will be one of 14 teacher chaperones accompanying 80 Victorian students from years 9 to 12 to Gallipoli for the 100-year celebrations next year.

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  12. Filipino peacekeepers escape Golan standoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2014 | Sun-Star

    In this photo released by the Armed Forces of the Philippines Public Affairs Office, Philippine Military Chief Gen.

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  13. Gerringong-based Catholic brother chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Kiama Independent

    A Catholic brother and former principal of a Sydney school has been charged with child abuse offences dating back more than three decades.

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  14. Airport swoop on former principalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Sydney Morning Herald

    A Catholic brother and former principal of a Sydney school has been charged with child abuse offences dating back more than three decades.

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  15. Gerringong-based Catholic brother chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Illawarra Mercury

    He cared for thousands of boys during a 37-year teaching career, which culminated with the top post at a Catholic college in Sydney.

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  16. Cyclist at the top of her gameRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2014 | Pnompenh Post

    National team rider Heng Sivlang will look for more glory this weekend in the Smart Cambodia MTB Series A2 Class Cambodian women are being encouraged more than ever to venture into traditionally male sports, as the country continues to catch up with international sporting practice.

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  17. Philippines' Debt Boosts Credit OutlookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    On Friday, the government said total public debt as a fraction of gross domestic product fell to 49% in 2013.

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  18. Praise the unlikely heroes in our midstRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    THE building in which the children's hearings in Glasgow are held sits on the route of the open-top tourist buses.

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  19. Trekking in Timor LesteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | Seymour Telegraph

    Jenny Barlow, Sue Rose, Kate Hawkins, Jo Boake, Denise Watts, Anne Crawford and Sue Lawson embark on the Timor trek.

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  20. Indonesia poll marks fork in roadRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | AEI

    Given its size and potential, Indonesia is one of the handful of states that can help determine the future of Asia.

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