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  1. No Fijiana player is indispensable says SorovakiRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Fiji Times

    ... preparation and also for the Oceania 7s tournament. They will play teams such as PNG, Samoa, Tahiti, Tonga and New Caledonia in the qualifiers in Auckland, New Zealand in November.

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  2. Zebra shark loves belly rubsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    A diving maintenance member at Aquarium des Lagons in NoumA a, New Caledonia, takes a break from his tank cleaning duties to show some love one of the tank's inhabitants. WATCH: Zebra shark loves belly rubs A diving maintenance member at Aquarium des Lagons in NoumA a, New Caledonia, takes a break from his tank cleaning duties to show some love one of the tank's inhabitants.

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  3. On-the-level.jpgRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Prince George Citizen

    Jennifer Burns and other classmates in the foundation carpentry course at the College of New Caledonia learn how to use a builder's level on Central Street Tuesday afternoon.

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  4. Fijiana needs playing fundsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Fiji Times

    ... is where they will face other Oceania teams such as Papua New Guinea, Cook Islands, Samoa, Tonga, Tahiti and New Caledonia. "We're still left with the Pacific Games and the Olympic Qualifiers in November, before the series begins in Dubai in ...

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  5. Earth from aboveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CNN

    ... the cover of Arthus-Bertrand's book, is one of his most famous photographs from the ambitious project. "New Caledonia, a group of islands in the Pacific, has 200 square kilometers of mangrove that is quite low but very dense -- especially on the ...

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  6. Loophole Allows Australian Medical Pot Company to Grow Weed on an IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | High Times

    Australian medical pot company AusCann Group Holdings is manipulating a legal loophole that could enable the weed firm to grow up to ten tonnes of medicinal marijuana on nearby Norfolk Island, located in the Pacific Ocean between Oz, New Zealand and New Caledonia. Though cannabis is prohibited in Australia, Norfolk's administration is self-governing and can grant a license for the legal cultivation and exportation of cannabis.

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  7. West Papua's rightful placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Francisco Bay View

    ... Group. Melanesia, consisting according to Wikipedia of Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, Fiji, Papua New Guinea, New Caledonia, Maluku Islands and West Papua, is named for the melanin that shows the people's original home was in Africa. Any suggestion that ...

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  8. Karate aims to better 2011 games performanceRead the original story

    Monday | Fiji Times

    ... the 2011 edition. "Based on previous competitions, we know that it will be tough. We will be competing against New Caledonia, Tahiti, Vanuatu, and including the host Country PNG. And with the new World Karate Federation rules coming into effect from ...

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  9. College of New Caledonia ConvocationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Prince George Citizen

    ... this past Saturday during the 2015 CNC Convocation. - Citizen photo by James Doyle Camila Souto, College of New Caledonia Students Union Prince George Campus representative, speaks to the crowd during the 2015 CNC Convocation which took place this ...

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  10. Stanko protected Merchant Marine shipsRead the original story

    Sunday | Times Observer

    ... Fransisco. We went to Guam. I had two brothers on Guam, but I never got to see them, the ship sailed out to New Caledonia. We hit different ports at different times . We went to Saipan, Luzon," he said. "I liked the North Atlantic better, there ...

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  11. Art imitating life for Taranaki Shortland Street starRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... sing on the old Miss New Zealand shows that were televised. They were biggest in the 60s and 70s. He moved to New Caledonia. He made it big there and eventually married a French Caledonian and settled." Since joining the cast of Shortland Street ...

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  12. Olympic qualification to heat up footballRead the original story

    Sunday May 24 | Fiji Times

    ... all other Pacific nations would be equally strong," he said. "For the Pacific Games gold, the two French teams New Caledonia and Tahiti have been preparing well and have had matches offshore. "Solomon Islands and Vanuatu are coming strong as well. ...

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  13. Comedian offers stage stormer a proper gigRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... stormed the stage at an event on Thursday night, to the initial chagrin of the star attraction. Speaking from New Caledonia last night, Lovegrove, who accepted the earlier apology, said he contacted the aspiring comedian and made him an offer. ...

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  14. Cyclone hit Vanuatu bounces backRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Fiji Times

    After the cyclone, Vanuatu's participation was in a limbo with finances tied up for the sport but a visit by International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach has changed that. Team Vanuatu chef de mission Eileen Nganga said they went through the selection criteria and selected all 14 disciplines and were confident of beating the record they finished at during the 2011 New Caledonia Games - one gold, eight silver and eight bronze medals.

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  15. $700,000 lures international field to TamworthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Northern Daily Leader

    ... of competitors from all over Australia and the world, including visitors from America, Canada, New Zealand and New Caledonia who will compete for the chance to take home a share of the $700,000 in money and prizes up for grabs. This year, ...

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  16. Loose Feathers #495Read the original story

    Friday May 22 | A DC Birding Blog

    Birds and birding news There is a significant oil spill off the coast of Santa Barbara, California, this week. The oil came from a pipeline whose owner has a long history of infractions .

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  17. Acrobatica Infiniti to Debut Nerd Circus: An Interview with Director Tana KaroRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Gapers Block

    ... London, Amsterdam, Australia and New Zealand, plus on a few cruise liners that toured the regions of Vanuatu, New Caledonia and Fiji. What do you see the circus troupe doing one year from now? We are actually booking into next year already! Touring ...

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  18. Training program offered for unemployed minersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Prince George Citizen

    The suspension of activities at Endako's molybdenum mine has caused a significant employment crunch in the nearby town of Fraser Lake. To help affected miners and related professionals through this indefinite period, the B.C. government and College of New Caledonia announced Thursday that they are launching a dedicated training program.

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  19. Melody Johnson bringing critically acclaimed show Miss Caledonia to King's LynnRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Cambs Times

    Multi award-winning writer and performer Melody A. Johnson will be bringing her critically acclaimed show 'Miss Caledonia' to King's Lynn Arts Centre on Saturday, May 30. Based on the true story of her mother's life, Melody presents a charming show about Canada's rural culture, fusing comedy and writing with live fiddle music performed by Mary Fay Coady. The year is 1955, and country-girl Peggy Ann Douglas is yearning to escape from the chicory-pulling, stall-cleaning and general drudgery of rural life in New Caledonia.

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  20. Visitors from China top 300,000Read the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Scoop

    ... departed on 202,300 overseas trips in April 2015, up 2 percent from April 2014. The biggest changes were to New Caledonia (up 1,300), Australia (up 1,000), and the United Kingdom (down 2,100). New Zealand had a seasonally adjusted net gain (more ...

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