New Caledonia Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. New Zealand is putting Pacific relationships at riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Dominion Post

    ... with island leaders on key issues, including global climate negotiations and moves toward decolonisation in New Caledonia and French Polynesia. The Fiji government has gone so far as to demand Australia and New Zealand step back from the Forum ...

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  2. Crows spotted storing foraging sticks in 'toolboxes' to reuse them laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Daily Mail

    Safekeeping is important so crows don't have to repeatedly manufacture new tools and can spend more time finding food Crows are far from bird-brained and have been shown to use tools to solve complex problems that baffle five-year-old children. Now researchers have revealed that, like humans, the birds store their tools when they don't need them, sometimes even in 'toolboxes' so they can re-use helpful implements.

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  3. Drug Free Sport NZ officially recognises ban on Karl MurrayRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | Scoop

    Drug Free Sport NZ has formally recognised a ban handed down to New Zealand cyclist Karl Murray for doping offences in New Caledonia. Mr Murray was banned from all sport for two years in April 2014 by the New Caledonia Anti-Doping Commission after returning a positive drug test for Testosterone and Nandrolone.

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  4. New Zealand cyclist Karl Murray stands by defence after two-year doping banRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Stuff.co.nz

    New Zealand cyclist Karl Murray is standing by his defence that a failed drug test was caused by a contaminated supplement. Drug Free Sport NZ has officially recognised a two year ban Murray received after returning a positive drug test for testosterone and nandrolone in New Caledonia last year.

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  5. Drug Free Sport NZ warn athletes over coaches with bansRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | The New Zealand Herald

    Drug Free Sport NZ has formally recognised a two-year ban imposed on the Aucklander in April 2014 by the New Caledonia Anti-Doping Commission after returning a positive drug test for Testosterone and Nandrolone. Drug-Free Sport head Graeme Steel said his organisation was not formally notified of the 2014 decision by the Commission and only became aware of the ban earlier this year.

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  6. Park aims for gold at 2015 Pacific GamesRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | Fiji Times

    ... l game and then the remainder of the tournament. "It will be a hard challenge because we always lacked down to New Caledonia and Tahiti and we hope that we could change that this year." he said.

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  7. Gill cruises to victory in Rally of New CaledoniaRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | Newkerala.com

    Indian driver Gaurav Gill cruised to a comfortable win in the Rally of New Caledonia, the second round of the FIA Asia Pacific Rally Championship here on Sunday. With a comfortable overnight lead of one minute and 56.1 seconds, the Team MRF Skoda driver claimed his first win of the 2015 season with a total time of two hours, 29 minutes and 16.4 seconds after 16 stages over a total competitive distance of 253 km.

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  8. Let the Scots sail off on another doomed adventure. They'll go bust ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Mail on Sunday

    ... the long voyage round Africa could be avoided. He proposed the establishment of a Scottish colony to be called New Caledonia at the narrowest point of the Americas, which would serve as an entrepot, capable of capturing the bulk of East-West trade. ...

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  9. Fiji, France to work togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Fiji Times

    ... stationing forces in that country. "I can mention that last night (Friday) the Commander for French Forces in New Caledonia signed an agreement for co-operation between our two forces with Brigadier General Mosese Tikoitoga so it's kind of ...

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  10. French frigate visitsRead the original story

    Saturday May 16 | Fiji Times

    ... of everything in the very large Fijian EEZ." Fiji is neighbours with the French territories Tahiti and New Caledonia, and Mr Djokovic explained the exercise will also help each Navy figure out how they can assist one another in a natural disaster. ...

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  11. Gill leads, MRF set for 1-2 finishRead the original story

    Saturday May 16 | Newkerala.com

    Winning outright three of the seven Special Stages, India's Gaurav Gill surged to a comfortable lead over his MRF teammate Pontus Tidemand from Sweden at the end of Leg 1 here on Saturday in the International Rally of New Caledonia which doubles up as the second round of the Asia Pacific Rally Championship . Twice winner here, Gill , driving the Skoda Fabia S2000, finished Leg 1 with a timing of one hour, 17 minutes, 34.7 seconds while Tidemand clocked 01:19:30.8. After the Friday night Super Special Stage, Sweden's Tidemand led by 5.3 seconds.

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  12. Australia to widen curbs on shipping around Great Barrier ReefRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | The Peninsula

    ... an area of the western Pacific stretching out from the Great Barrier Reef to the Solomon Islands, Vanuatu and New Caledonia.

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  13. Australia v USA showdown back on agenda at FuturityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Northern Daily Leader

    ... June 7 and draw competitors from all over Australia and the world, including the US, Canada, New Zealand and New Caledonia. Other popular events returning to the NCHA Futurity this year include the Bull Ride and Rodeo, NCHA Select Cutting Horse Sale ... 2 comments

  14. Pala remains hopefulRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Fiji Times

    ... verseas opponents." "The competition will be hotly contested as all nations taking part will be well prepared. New Caledonia and PNG will provide the toughest challenge to Team Fiji," Pala said.

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  15. FestPac preparations impressRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Pacific Daily News

    ... alley. It does bring to light, however, the importance of having a contingency plan. Living in Fiji and New Caledonia, they are familiar with cyclones, so for our visitors, we'll make sure to deliver a Chamorro care package of flashlights, ...

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  16. Top secondary school chefs to compete in TahitiRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Scoop

    ... students an insight into our industry, and encourage and train the chefs of tomorrow." Teams from Tahiti, NZ, New Caledonia, Japan, Taiwan and Australia are already confirmed to compete, with Fiji, Vanuatu, Guam and the Cook Islands also invited. ...

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  17. Motorsports: Team MRF set to again dominateRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Big News Network.com

    ... the series. "This year consists of many new experiences since every event is completely new for me, and Rally New Caledonia is no exception. "Our biggest goal this weekend is to make it all the way to the finish line and, of course, to do it as best ...

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  18. Para-sports down to 3Read the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Fiji Times

    ... from the athletes who just don't want to compete but also win," he added. "For us, the host country and New Caledonia would provide the most competition because unlike us, these two nations are well financed and have access to better facilities." ...

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  19. Sumitomo Metal sees nickel market swinging into deficit in 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Reuters

    ... in 2013. Sumitomo Metal, also Japan's No. 2 ferronickel producer, bought about 70 percent of its ore from New Caledonia and 30 percent from the Philippines in the year just ended, against its original plans of 60 percent and 40 percent respectively, ...

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  20. Gill set for Rally of New CaledoniaRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Nerve News

    After starting the 2015 Asia Pacific Rally Championship season with a dominant one-two finish in the first round -- at International Rally of Whangarei, New Zealand -- to take an early lead in the championship, Team MRF is looking to further consolidate their position at the top of the leaderboard as the entourage heads to the winding tracks of New Caledonia. With three consecutive championships under its belt in as many years, the Skoda Fabias of Team MRF remain the cars to beat in this year's championship.

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