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  1. Manuka Oval wants to change noise and light restrictions in Canberra to expand eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    Manuka Oval management wants an amendment to current laws to allow the venue to get around noise and light restrictions in Canberra's inner south. "We want to have some consultation about what the future intent is, and the uses for the oval," Ms Schouller said.


  2. Beauty through a fresh set of eyesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Star Online

    On the fast train back to Zurich from Lausanne, a Chinese family happened to sit opposite me. I couldn't tell which Chinese province they were from but they were obviously on holiday.


  3. Phyllis Richmana s private cookbook collection on sale, for charityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    A selection of titles from former Washington Post Food section editor and restaurant critic Phyllis Richman's cookbook collection, on sale Wednesday. If you've ever wondered which cookbooks made the cut in Phyllis Richman's kitchen, you're in luck: The former Washington Post Food editor and restaurant critic's entire collection - save two sentimental favorites - will be on sale Wednesday afternoon.


  4. Uganda: Wildly wonderful on the NileRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The New Zealand Herald

    The Kiwi connection to Uganda's Wildwater Lodge is as intriguing as the river it sits beside, writes Amy Fallon. The roar of the Nile's rapids is thunderous.


  5. Fuel-tank crash closes Ravenel Bridge for more than eight hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Post and Courier

    More than 75,000 vehicles travel over the Ravenel Bridge daily. One accident, and the entire Charleston traffic system is slowed to a snail's pace.


  6. Car collides with TranzAlpine tourist trainRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Press On-Line

    A police spokeswoman said the crash happened at the Keens Rd intersection south of the town of Springfield just after 9am. There were no injuries.


  7. Ireland Becomes Gay Wedding Destination Overnight After Voters Approve Same-Sex MarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

    ... and trending for all the right reasons across social and international media." The Emerald Isle is a popular travel destination and the global LGBT tourist market is estimated at $200 billion a year. "It's a market that's in its infancy from a ...


  8. Southeast Asia: Accounts from Rohingya Boat PeopleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Humans Rights Watch

    ... Conditions for Rohingya in Burma are extremely dire, with limited access to education, employment, and the freedom to travel or observe their own religion cited as reasons for flight. Some flee voluntarily to escape these abusive conditions, but ...


  9. Fires force 5,000 from homes in northern AlbertaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Chilliwack Times

    ... reserve were also under states of local emergency, which allow local authorities to order evacuations and control travel in affected areas. One fire in the Cold Lake area was about 100 square kilometres in size, while another near Slave Lake was ...


  10. Should the Oman government review its No Objection Certificate rule?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Times of Oman

    ... jobs, working conditions and salaries." Mohammed Shafiqul Islam Bhuiyan, general manager of New Star International Travel and Tour LLC, said that the ruling is good news for employers, but bad news for employees as they cannot change jobs. "I think ...


  11. Uncovering diversity in an invisible ocean worldRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... of waters from the Indian Ocean to the South Atlantic, bringing with them populations of plankton. As currents travel from the Indian Ocean around the tip of South Africa, sweeping up plankton along the way, large swirls (or rings) form that ...


  12. Soaring above deserts on a 'leaf blower'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CNN

    Flamingos are seen on Laguna Colorada, a lake in Potosi, Bolivia, in this aerial photograph taken by George Steinmetz in 2007. The lake is red because natural hot springs provide nutrients for red algae to bloom.


  13. Africa's growth slows as leading economies face headwindsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    ... some analysts say. Tourism has also been damaged by violent attacks on foreign migrants this year, which led to travel warnings from several countries, including Canada. South Africa's total formal employment rose by just 17,000 over the past year, ...


  14. The Scotiabank Toronto Caribbean Carnival Celebrates the Carnival of the AmericasRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Market Wire

    ... surrounding grounds. This year, the parade route is being shortened to speed up the daylong event. The parade will travel the length of the Exhibition Place before entering Lakeshore Blvd, giving the Festival more space to accommodate paying ...


  15. Solly MackintoshRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    SOLOMON Mackintosh, always known as Solly, who has died aged 91, was brought up travelling around Scotland with his showman father and tightrope-walking mother. He kept up the family tradition as a fairground prize stall and bingo operator and ended up owning the popular Fun City fairground by the beach in Portobello.


  16. Australia: Brand diversification continues to drive growth.Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | 4 Hoteliers

    JLL's Hotels & Hospitality Group has conducted an annual survey of the major Australian accommodation owners and operators for more than a decade. Information is collated at the end of each calendar year and the consolidated results relating to the top ten owners and operators are reported to the industry.


  17. News from around the EMEA region, May 27.Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | 4 Hoteliers

    Hotel industry and travel news from around the Asia Pacific region; this week: Accor sells two Ibis portfolios, say hello to Zoku, new Whitbread Chief Executive announced and more... In a joint venture with Saudi Arabian conglomerate The Olayan Group, Mandarin Oriental International Ltd is to acquire the Hotel Ritz Madrid in Spain for 130 million from Belmond Spanish Holdings and Landis Inversiones. HVS London was pleased to advise Mandarin Oriental on the transaction.


  18. The Russian downturn and the Ukraine have a dramatic effect on the tourism in Antalya Turkey.Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | 4 Hoteliers

    ... holidays in Russia. Russians have lost most if not all trust and confidence in the stability of their outbound travel sector. It is a huge psychological barrier. Most holidaymakers are rather reluctant to make any down payments to the tour operators ...


  19. Blanco brings Stories to the MidcoastRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Republican Journal

    OUT! As I Want to Be invites one and all to Stories We Share: A Celebration of Arts, Culture and Community Saturday, May 30, beginning 5:30 p.m. at the downtown Camden Opera House. The celebratory evening will feature readings by inaugural poet Richard Blanco, and perhaps by some teen poets; a silent auction featuring a variety of art and other treasures; a book signing; and a wine reception.


  20. Irish government agrees to sell its Aer Lingus stake to IAGRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    Ireland intends to sell its 25 percent stake in the Aer Lingus airline to IAG after receiving guarantees that the parent company of British Airways will increase employment and air links with the United States, the government announced Tuesday. CAPTION CORRECTION, CORRECTS FROM AIG TO IAG IN SECOND SENTENCE - FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015 file photo, Aer Lingus planes at Dublin airport, Ireland.