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  1. ShareSoc says politicians should stay out of Alliance battleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sunday Herald

    ... years ago, suggest the Alliance board may have a fight on its hands. In 2011 a proposal by Laxey Partners, an Isle of Man-based hedge fund then holding just 1.7 per cent of the trust, commanded support from 33 per cent of the shareholder votes. ...

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  2. COUPLE: Joe and Laura Mearns cycling on honeymoon in Spain.Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Kidderminster Shuttle

    ... the potential for running events in the area." The Greenock programme has challenges for all abilities, from the Isle of Man CC, the only cycling sportive on the world famous TT mountain course, to the gruelling ultra-cycling event the Race Across ...

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  3. Mirror girl spends a daring romantic sleepover dangling off the edge of a cliffRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    ... that people who have never climbed can do it. Just as well, since my only experience was on a school trip to the Isle of Man in 1985. I wasn't a fan. As we tramp across a field with all our gear the view that opens up is truly breathtaking. With the ...

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  4. 'Disappeared' documentary wins awardRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Newsday

    BBC reporter Darragh MacIntyre revealed the continuing trauma of the relatives of those abducted, killed and buried in The Disappeared, a co-production for BBC NI and RTA< A documentary on The Disappeared, people killed and secretly buried by paramilitaries in the Troubles has won a Celtic Media Festival Award. The Celtic Media Festival Awards recognise media talent from Scotland, Wales, the island of Ireland, the Isle of Man, Cornwall, and Brittany.

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  5. Kickass Torrents is on the run to a new domainRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | BetaNews

    ... latest news surfaces -- Kickass Torrents, the top source on the web, is on the move after a brief visit to the Isle of Man. The place proved unfriendly to the organization, shutting it down rather quickly. Next stop? Costa Rica sounds like a nice ...

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  6. Bankrupt Wyly Tells SEC Not to Worry about Luxury Ranch SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WebCPA

    ... afoul of the SEC, has said he has about a 1 percent stake in the ranch, with the rest owned by a trust on the Isle of Man. In a filing Tuesday in federal bankruptcy court in Dallas, Wyly said the plan should be approved because the details of any ...

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  7. Island's richest revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Manxnet Online

    The annual Sunday Times Rich List has been published and it places Pokerstars billionaire Mark Scheinberg at the top of the Isle of Man wealth league. The 41 year old bachelor's wealth has been estimated at A 2,760million after he sold off Pokerstars.

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  8. Internet site that allows users to bypass copyright taken downRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Iom Online

    ... as films, books and music. KickassTorrents, the most popular torrenting site on the web, moved its domain to an Isle of Man .im address last night. The move was the latest in a run of changes that began as an effort to avoid being shut down but are ...

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  9. Steve Parrish M.A.D. TourRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Silver Bullet Motorcycle News

    ... UK for BBC and has covered British Touring Car Championships, British & World Superbikes, Moto GP and does the Isle of Man TT for ITV4. A qualified pilot, Parrish is also a commentator for the Red Bull Air Race series for Channel 4. During the ...

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  10. New link with ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Manxnet Online

    It marks the end of a week of meetings and presentations for the Manx delegation. Under the terms of the agreement, authorities in Wuxi will promote the Isle of Man as a base for companies seeking to expand into UK and EU markets as well as assist Isle of Man companies looking to establish themselves in Wuxi, a city of seven million people that is an hour away from Shanghai.

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  11. There's something in the water: Another 'Russian submarine' excites Western mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    ... after the Sharelga sank, a Belgian trawler, the Tijl Uilenspiegel, sank approximately 25 miles south-east of the Isle of Man, presumably also by a submarine. The incident prompted a discussion about submarine activity in the Irish Parliament in ...

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  12. 1,700 set for Manx music festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Newsday

    More than 1,700 people will compete in a 123-year-old music competition on the Isle of Man during the next nine days. Known locally as "The Guild", the competition - which was first held in 1892 - has 176 classes in singing, music, speech and dance.

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  13. Murderer jailed for lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Iom Online

    ... about editorial content which relates to inaccuracy or intrusion, then contact the Editor by clicking here . Isle of Man Today provides news, events and sport features from the Isle of Man area. For the best up to date information relating to Isle ...

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  14. Big DogRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Session

    ... encompasses all of the Celtic territories of Scotland, Ireland, Brittany, Wales, Cornwall, Galicia, and the Isle of Man. This name change period also saw the addition of a drummer, amending their "Celtic" label to also include "Rock." Big Dog was ...

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  15. Sweden, Isle of Man Move to Revoke Domain Names in Battle Against File-Sharing SitesRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    On Friday, the Isle of Man took action against the world's leading online file-sharing site, KickassTorrents, revoking the .IM domain name from the site less than 24 hours after KickassTorrents moved its online location to the small island in the Irish sea. It was the latest in what has become a cat-and-mouse game between filesharing sites and the copyright protection groups that accuse them of online piracy.

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  16. Mark takes over as chairman of CrimestoppersRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Iom Online

    ... impact on victims and their families. 'Over the past decade more than 1,400 people have provided information to Isle of Man Crimestoppers which has helped police to maintain the quality of life that we all enjoy. 'As chairman, my main aims will be ...

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  17. Read your Isle of Man Courier online hereRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Iom Online

    ... about editorial content which relates to inaccuracy or intrusion, then contact the Editor by clicking here . Isle of Man Today provides news, events and sport features from the Isle of Man area. For the best up to date information relating to Isle ...

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  18. Shimmin to represent the island at Gallipoli commemorationRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Iom Online

    Government minister John Shimmin MHK will represent the Isle of Man government at the national commemoration of the centenary of the Gallipoli campaign and Anzac Day in London tomorrow. The service, at the Cenotaph on Whitehall, will take place in the presence of the Queen, the Duke of Edinburgh and the Duke of Cambridge.

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  19. KickassTorrents Has Its Domain Named SeizedRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Ubergizmo

    ... to its other website that ended in .im, it seems that those efforts were futile as well, largely due to the Isle of Man whose government has a zero tolerance policy towards copyright infringement. According to an Isle of Man register spokesperson ...

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  20. HSBC is the UK's most secretive bank, says Christian AidRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Ekklesia Daily News

    ... also takes the same approach as Lloyds and includes the UK's Crown Dependencies of Jersey, Guernsey and the Isle of Man in its figures for the UK, rather than separating them out as both RBS and Barclays do. Again, this further reduces the level of ...

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