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  1. New Caledonian crows shown to have a handed preferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 |

    A recent study determined that the New Caledonian crow is as smart as the average 5 to 7-year-old child. New Caledonian crows are famous for being one of the few birds that has been documented to use rudimentary tools.


  2. Sherritt surges as Obama moves to end U.S. isolation of CubaRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Northern Miner

    ... that produces finished LME nickel, unlike Vale 's (NYSE: VALE) Goro nickel mine on the South Pacific island of New Caledonia, or Glencore 's (LSE: GLEN) Koniambo nickel mine, also in New Caledonia. He also notes that once Ambatovy reaches 90% ...


  3. Low dollar could help Steelworkers in labour negotiationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Northern Life

    ... mean Vale will be less dependent on its Sudbury operations, since its base metal operations elsewhere - in New Caledonia, Thompson, Manitoba, Indonesia and Brazil - would become more profitable. If Sudbury becomes less important to the company, it ...


  4. Hertz New Caledonia celebrates 50 years of car ren...Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Scoop

    Hertz, the worlds leading car rental brand, is celebrating this year its 50th anniversary on the beautiful island of New Caledonia. The special milestone marks half a century since the brand became the first company to offer car rental services December 17, 2014 - Hertz, the world's leading car rental brand, is celebrating this year its 50th anniversary on the beautiful island of New Caledonia.


  5. Dutt: Expect us to be fully preparedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Fiji Times

    FIJI under-17 coach Yogendra Dutt expects the team to be fully prepared for the Oceania Football Confederation playoffs in Samoa next month with the co-operation of the players and stakeholders. Fiji is in Group A with regional giants and defending champions New Zealand, the Cook Islands, New Caledonia, Papua New Guinea and Samoa.


  6. Movers & Shakers: Two new appointments and a promotion at PR firm KendallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | East Anglian Daily Times

    ... sector and childhood obesity in France. She is bilingual and has lived in six countries including Lebanon and New Caledonia. As well as having a research background, Louise has experience in events and client relations. She said: "I am pleased to be ...


  7. Show us how you play and it may tell us who you areRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Science Daily

    The way in which toys are handled and combined with one another during object play can tell use a lot about the cognitive underpinnings of the actors. An international team of scientists studied parrot species, as well as crow species, with the same set of toys and found out that the birds willingly brought objects into complex spatial relationships: behaviors that occur in only a few species of primates.


  8. Nickel Outside Indonesia: Vietnam Steps ForwardRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 |

    ... however, had to bear with Indonesia's irrevocable decision and find alternative suppliers in the Philippines, New Caledonia, Australia and even Russia. Little did the consumers know that outside these nickel-abundant regions an emerging ...


  9. Southern Student Attracted to Hawkea s Bay Lifestyl...Read the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | Scoop

    ... and rocks" cruises between Darwin and Broome. During the wet season, the cruise schedule changed to include New Caledonia, Vanuatu, Papua New Guinea and New Zealand. Joining up with a friend made the next two travel stints easier. For two years ...


  10. Neal Fraser opens Redbird in downtown's Vibiana, finallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Los Angeles Times

    Fans of Neal Fraser's excellent cooking have long been waiting, literally or figuratively, outside the deconsecrated gates of downtown's Vibiana Cathedral for news of his restaurant, long-scheduled to open in the building's former rectory. Fraser, as you may remember, closed Grace in 2010, hoping to relocate the much-loved restaurant downtown.


  11. World Nickel Market to Grow in the Upcoming Years, States Merchant...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | PRWeb

    ... and 9%, respectively. As of 2013, the largest nickel deposits were estimated to locate in Australia (24.3%), New Caledonia (16.2%), Brazil (11.4%), Russia (8.2%) and China (7.4%). The nickel deposits are sufficient enough to satisfy the global ...


  12. Bar set high for CWG eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Prince George Citizen

    ... Centre at UNBC during the first week of the Games, Feb. 15-21, followed by trampoline events at the College of New Caledonia gym, Feb. 22-March 1 - the first time trampoline has been included in Canada Games. "It's going to give me more experience ...


  13. France marks Orange eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Fiji Times

    French ambassador Michel Djokovic and Australian High Commissioner Margaret Twomey with two women from the New Caledonia women's mission group at the French residence during the Orange Night event. Picture: Supplied THE Embassy of France in Fiji joined other Fijians on Wednesday night to witness the closing of the 16 Days of Activism awareness.


  14. District given trades boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Prince George Citizen

    ... with more than 70 local employers for its apprenticeships last year. One partner is the College of New Caledonia, where students learn any number of trades in a college environment, including heavy duty mechanics, commercial transport, electrician ...


  15. Who Wins When Smart Crows and Kids Match Wits?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Wall Street Journal

    I am writing this looking out my window at the peaks and lakes of Middle-Earth, also known as New Zealand's South Island. In the "Hobbit" movies, this sublime landscape played the role of the Misty Mountains.


  16. United frontRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Fiji Times

    THE fight for the freedom of the native people of West Papua continues as West Papua's three main dissident groups have formed a united front after talks in Vanuatu to apply for membership of the Melanesian Spearhead Group. The United Liberation Movement for West Papua will now lead a unified effort for West Papua to have one voice in the international arena, beginning with an application for membership status in the MSG next year.


  17. Montana stars in Aussie under-19 victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Border Mail

    ... 10 points in the final against New Zealand and also played well against America-Samoa, Papua New Guinea, New Caledonia, Guam and Tahiti. "It was a very humbling experience to win the qualification series and book a berth to the 2015 world ...


  18. Saving birds in French PolynesiaRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Dear Kitty

    ... from 34 islands in five Pacific countries. One by one, through the Cook Islands , Fiji , French Polynesia , New Caledonia and Palau , we are securing these islands and providing a long-term future for the unique wildlife that belongs there and ...


  19. Warning over Olympic changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... competitors so we send teams off to the World Championships. This year, for example, we sent a team of 13 to New Caledonia and next year the event is going to be in Italy." Maister said mixed gender events should also become a focus for our ...


  20. Pozoglou picked to play for New South Wales U20sRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Blue Mountains Gazette

    ... scored a 98-65 win over New Zealand in the final game, after previously crushing American Samoa 113-8, New Caledonia 125-22, Guam 131-9 and Tahiti 122-13. The Gems have now qualified for the 2015 FIBA Under 19 World Championships, which will be held ...