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  1. 10 top destinations to visit in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CNN

    ... the Louvre will open in Abu Dhabi next year. Zayed National Museum will open in 2016. On March 20, 2015, Faroe Islands will be one of two places in the world to see a total solar eclipse. Tours and cruises are filling up. Despite colorful colonial ...

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  2. Denmark plans to lay claim to North PoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Anchorage Daily News

    ... have spent 12 years collecting scientific data and filed claims to four other areas close to Greenland and the Faroe Islands. The costs of collecting and processing data from these remote areas amount to about $55 million, Politiken reports. Norway ...

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  3. Denmark Claims Part Of The Arctic, Including The North PoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WGBH

    ... The current claim, in an area north of Greenland, is Denmark's fifth: A partial submission - north of the Faroe Islands - was presented in April 2009; another, in the area south of the Faroe Islands, was submitted in December 2010. A third partial ...

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  4. [Ticker] Faroe Islands to agree trade deal with TurkeyRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | EUobserver

    The Faroe Islands will sign a free trade agreement with Turkey on Tuesday, a government spokesman has confirmed.

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  5. Top 8 Travel Destinations for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Insider Monkey

    ... and indulge in culinary pleasures. These are our top travel destinations for 2015 you won't want to miss. The Faroe Islands, an archipelago situated halfway between Norway and Iceland, is a popular travel destination amongst the scientific community ...

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  6. Black & white blueprintRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Sunday Herald

    ... only real success in the city's East End; it was in Scotland colours, when he featured in the 6-0 win over the Faroe Islands at Parkhead in September 2006. But he does at least have one famous victory against Celtic in Glasgow to speak of, the 3-2 ...

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  7. Nunavut's education minister talks up university for Inuit NunangatRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Nunatsiaq News

    ... up quickly, such as Sami University College in Norway and the University of Lapland in Finland. And in the Faroe Islands - population 50,000 - Kullerud said people just "wrote down the papers, and decided, 'we have a university.'" "That was the ...

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  8. Pelagic industry calls for fairer agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Buchan Observer

    ... in advance of a meeting this week to discuss the 2015 bi-lateral fisheries agreement between the EU and the Faroe Islands. During the talks, representatives will exchange fish quotas, allowing whitefish, mackerel and blue whiting to be fished in ...

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  9. 'Weather bomb' will miss Suffolk - but stronger winds expected...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Ipswich Evening Star

    ... weather that will produce a little bit of blustery weather at times with gusts of about 35-40mph. "Between the Faroe Islands and Iceland it did behave like a bomb a few days agoa now it is a winter low travelling past the north of Britain." Mr Bacon ...

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  10. 'Weather bomb' will miss Suffolk - but stronger winds expected...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | East Anglian Daily Times

    ... weather that will produce a little bit of blustery weather at times with gusts of about 35-40mph. "Between the Faroe Islands and Iceland it did behave like a bomb a few days agoa now it is a winter low travelling past the north of Britain." Mr Bacon ...

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  11. Visit spectacular IcelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | Fenland Today

    ... Mount Hekla. There are cruising companies that circumnavigate Iceland, stopping along the way including the Faroe Islands and featuring a full programme of chamber music, concerts, talks, and interviews with the artists. Akureyri in the north of ...

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  12. Winners and Losers from 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup Group-Stage DrawRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | BleacherReport

    ... a qualification group that also included Scotland, Poland, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Northern Ireland and the Faroe Islands. Japan beat the United States on penalties to win the 2011 Women's World Cup and then lost to the Americans in the 2012 ...

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  13. Festive concert at KilmardinnyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2014 | Milngavie Today

    ... engagements have been undertaken, including tours to China, Germany, Denmark, Russia, the Orkney Islands and Faroe Islands. As well as premiering new works, the ensemble is very visible in the community with performing and coaching young musicians ...

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  14. Parkinson's disease, genetic variability and the Faroe Islands.Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 4 | CiteULike

    The Faroe Islands is a geographically isolated population in the North Atlantic with a high prevalence of Parkinson disease . The disease etiology is still unknown, although dietary pollutants are considered a risk factor.

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  15. Seasonal Affective Disorder and the difference from winter bluesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | BBC News

    ... they could spend as much time outdoors as possible. Light treatment has been used for other ailments. In 1903 Faroe Islands physician Niels Ryberg Finsen was awarded the Nobel Prize for inventing an ultraviolet lamp for tuberculosis of the skin. But ...

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  16. He Filled Four Passports and Went to Jail Twice Traveling the World...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | TheBlaze.com

    ... Hughes wrote. "What Guinness World Records regards as 'all countries.' I also went to 18 territories, such as Faroe Islands, Martinique and New Caledonia." "I saved up, I got some money for the TV show I made for Lonely Planet, and towards the end ...

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  17. Self-Determination Shouldn't Stop with "Palestine"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... then Israel must recognize the separatist movement of the Faroese and officially recognize the right of the Faroe Islands to be an independent state. If Finland recognizes "Palestine," then Israel must recognize the separatist movements of the land ...

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  18. What is the appropriate Israeli response when European countries recognize the "State of Palestine"?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | The Jewish Press

    ... then Israel must recognize the separatist movement of the Faroese and officially recognize the right of the Faroe Islands to be an independent state. If Finland recognizes "Palestine," then Israel must recognize the separatist movements of the Aland ...

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  19. Moyes adds Billy McKinlay to Real Sociedad coaching staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Sunday Herald

    ... FA staffers Jim Magilton and Stephen Robinson to help him prepare for Euro 2016 qualifiers against Greece, the Faroe Islands and Romania. McKinlay would have been welcomed back into the fold had he been able to offer a guarantee of seeing the job ...

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  20. Moyes appoints McKinlay to backroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | RTE.ie

    ... FA staffers Jim Magilton and Stephen Robinson to help him prepare for Euro 2016 qualifiers against Greece, the Faroe Islands and Romania. McKinlay would have been welcomed back into the fold had he been able to offer a guarantee of seeing the job ...

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