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  1. Eastgate mall in Christchurch is lacking shops that attract blokesRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | Stuff.co.nz

    The shifting of Linwood Library to the Eastgate mall has helped increase the number of people visiting the shopping centre. Its owner, property investor NPT, is proposing to build a substantial block of shops covering 3900 square metres on the mall site hopefully tenanted by the sort of shops that attract blokes..

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  2. The South Coast Regional Wrap | Tuesday, May 26, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | South Coast Register

    If you have a news lead why not send them an email and be part of the story. Have a great day.

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  3. Kingaroy businessman brings Sir Joh's gavel back to the South BurnettRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | ABC News

    When the hammer fell at the Mayor's gala auction in Kingaroy Danny Kreutzer found himself the proud owner of another hammer; the wooden gavel used by former Queensland Premier Sir Joe Bjelke-Petersen. Danny Kreutzer usually buys fuel-related collectables, but when he discovered the former Queensland Premier's gavel was up for grabs, he knew he had to have it.

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  4. Timor-Leste Foreign Minister in NZRead the original story

    42 min ago | Scoop

    "New Zealand and Timor-Leste share a strong relationship based our on-going support for peace and security in Timor-Leste following their move to independence in 2002," Mr McCully says. "We cooperate closely on the global stage, including on UN issues.

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  5. 'Ag Gap' year a way to give city kids a bush experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    Plenty of Australian school leavers take a 'gap year' at the end of year 12 and travel to the far reaches of the globe before returning home for further education or work. But a Longreach school leaver hopes that young people will instead consider taking an 'Ag Gap' year in rural Australia.

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  6. Bus timetable bolstered in Gungahlin for city commutersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    In a bid to tackle traffic congestion in Canberra's north, ACTION buses has released a new timetable for Gungahlin with a bolstered express offering for city commuters. "The more public transport in the area the better, and we're already seeing good results with the release of this timetable," Mr Burkevics said.

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  7. Pop-up piano project gives Brisbane the Keys to the CityRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ABC News

    Dozens of pianos are set to pop up throughout Brisbane next month giving residents the opportunity to tickle the ivories in numerous locations through the city as part of the Queensland Music Festival. The statewide festival kicks off on July 17 and will feature the Keys to the City project for the first time.

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  8. Blues board meets on MalthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    FOLLOW IT LIVE: MICK Malthouse and Carlton president Steven Trigg are in a meeting at which Malthouse's fate is expected to be confirmed. MICHELANGELO Rucci says show faith.

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  9. Airport welcomes International Convention Centre agreementRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Scoop

    Auckland Airport has welcomed the announcement that the Government and SKYCITY have agreed on the preliminary design of the New Zealand International Convention Centre. Charles Spillane, Auckland Airport's general manager corporate affairs, says, "This is great news for the New Zealand tourism industry and we congratulate both parties for reaching agreement."

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  10. Kosan Kozmetik Sanayi AS in Beauty and Personal Care (Turkey) - New Study ReleasedRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    Having concentrated its new store launches predominantly in Istanbul and the west coast cities of Turkey in the earlier years of the review period, the company has shifted its focus towards opening new stores in tourist hotspots that lie in the southern cities of Asia Minor. Euromonitor International Local Company Profiles are a concise set of briefings detailing the strategic direction taken by a company.

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  11. Market Report, "Luxury Jewellery and Timepieces in Romania", publishedRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    While gold almost doubled its price per ounce, prices of diamonds have increase tenfold over the last 20 years. The end of 2013 brought new taxes on the jewellery industry.

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  12. Great Barrier Reef: Mining industry told foreign journalists ports not a dangerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Foreign journalists who attended an Australian government-sponsored fact-finding tour on the health of the Great Barrier Reef were briefed by the mining industry that shipping and ports posed no danger to coral. But, with just days until UNESCO announces whether the marine wonder will be placed on its "in danger" list, questions have emerged about the applicability of the research used by the Queensland Resources Council to back the industry's claims.

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  13. Beautiful Tokyo street sketches on coffee cupsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CNN

    Tokyo-based illustrator Adrian Hogan's sketches of Japanese street scenes on the sides of disposal coffee cups have become an Internet sensation. His popularity surged when he began posting Instagram videos of his coffee art.

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  14. Is it faster to drive, or take the train?Read the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Crikey

    Policy-makers should look at these numbers. Journeys made by car in Sydney are much faster than journeys made by train; they're a long way from being substitutes for each other Mean duration of one-way journeys in Sydney SD for drivers and train passengers One of the perennial issues in urban transport policy is the duration of the journey to work.

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  15. More Accolades for TopShop at Property AwardsRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Scoop

    TopShop's first foray into the New Zealand market has been heralded at the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors annual awards night with two awards going to consultants involved with the project. The RICS is the world's leading professional body for qualifications and standards in land, property and construction and their Awards night showcases the most inspirational property initiatives and developments.

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  16. Horticulturea s future may lay with city slickersRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Scoop

    Increasing urbanisation means more support for initiatives like the 'NZ Young Horticulturist of the Year 2015 Competition' is needed to encourage fresh talent into primary industries, like horticulture, to sustain this country's edge as a top quality food producer. The horticultural industry has a bright future and is fundamentally important to New Zealand's economy, but the fact that more than 85 per cent of kids under 15* now live in urban areas is prompting some of the country's top companies to throw their weight behind career awareness and development initiatives in the sector.

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  17. Illicit use of prescription drugs a bigger problem than ice in rural areasRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ABC News

    A doctor and social work researcher says illicit use of the prescription-only pain killer Fentanyl has become a significant problem in rural Australia. The drug is commonly prescribed to treat pain in cancer sufferers or people in palliative care in the form of skin patch.

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  18. Show your love for the things that matter to youRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. What are the things you love? Friends, family and pets go without saying - but what about the other things that bring us joy, things we often take for granted? Do you love a fresh cup of coffee in the morning? An indulgent square of chocolate now and then? As Martin Luther King jnr famously said: "Before you finish breakfast in the morning, you've depended on half the world."

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  19. Changi Airport now prime choice for flying to AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    THE growth in Singapore-Australia air links with more flights, cities and seats has made Changi Airport a prime choice for travellers heading Down Under. The added capacity, as well as airlines battling to put bums on seats, has also brought fares down, said travel agents.

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  20. Payment splitting startup, QPay, reaches new milestoneRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The RiotACT

    Finding the right vertical has helped a Canberra startup taking the hassle out of split bills to this week surpass over $340,000 in total payments processed. QPay is an app developed by Andrew Clapham and Zakaria Bouguettaya to minimise the inconvenience of splitting payments between friends.

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