Oceania Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Australian toddler 'deported by proxy' to Solomon Islands: familyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Canberra Times

    Queensland grandparents Michael and Judy Tait have been left heartbroken after their Australian grandchild was "deported by proxy" to the Solomon Islands. "[Alexandra] is an Australian citizen and she's supposed to have rights as well as obligations and one of those rights is, as far as I know, an immunity from deportation."

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  2. The job that keeps on givingRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Mercury

    FOOTY packages, theatre tickets, alcohol, chocolates and a $7.50 coffee with macaroon - they're some of the gifts being received by Hobart aldermen. Since she was sworn in as Hobart's Lord Mayor in November, Sue Hickey has registered $2780 in gifts.

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  3. Beta Sigma PhiRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Fort Morgan Times

    Torchbearer Delta Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi met Monday afternoon, March 16, at the home of Shirley Kula. Following the Opening Ritual Ladelle Dilli read from the book There's a Bee in My Begonias by Bernadette McCarver Snyder.

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  4. 'The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies' Blu-ray reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | JAM! Showbiz

    At the end of The Lord of the Rings trilogy, having shot all three movies at the same time, Oscar-winning filmmaker Peter Jackson made a public declaration: He would never again do something that chaotic, on that grand a scale, ever again. A decade later, citing "fate" as the trigger for saying yes, the New Zealander plunged into the exhausting ritual again with The Hobbit trilogy.

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  5. ITU Deploys Emergency Communication Equipment in VanuatuRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | QST

    In an effort to coordinate relief efforts in Vanuatu in the aftermath of Tropical Cyclone Pam, the International Telecommunication Union has deployed emergency telecommunication equipment to the Pacific Ocean island nation. The category 5 storm devastated parts of Vanuatu on March 13. The ITU has dispatched 40 satellite phones, 10 broadband global area network terminals, and 35 solar panels.

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  6. Football: Greek recruit at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    The 29-year-old defender, set to make his international debut against South Korea next week, was plucked from the Greek Super League by All Whites coach Anthony Hudson three weeks ago. Tzimopoulos has spent all his life in Greece, and his only previous connection with New Zealand football was a three-month stint playing here as a 13-year-old.

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  7. Bernard Hickey: Deflation denial starts to hurtRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    It means that any income growth is more powerful and the wealth in homes can be leveraged for even greater consumption or investment because consumer price deflation is usually combined with falling interest rates. That's how a lot of Aucklanders are feeling.

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  8. Paul Lewis: U-turn sinks Team NZRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Team NZ will struggle to survive if the America's Cup switches to AC45 boats and the Auckland regatta is ditched. Photo / Chris Cameron Might as well take the America's Cup to the end of Bledisloe Wharf, biff it in and say to the Ports of Auckland and their grand schemes to further reduce the harbour, 'You reclaim it'.

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  9. Herald on Sunday Editorial: Beating Oz would be oh so sweetRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    In the immediate aftermath of New Zealand's thrilling Cricket World Cup semifinal victory over the Proteas, various members of the Black Caps' team and management were asked whether they wanted to play Australia or India in today's final. Most resorted to the customary sentiments voiced in such circumstances.

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  10. Jack Tame: I'll still be a super proud Kiwi whether the Black Caps win or loseRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    New Zealand Black Caps bowler Trent Boult during the semi-final match against South Africa, at the ICC Cricket World Cup. Photo / Brett Phibbs The Christmas photograph of the Tame family lay in a splintered picture frame on the floor of my Harlem apartment.

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  11. Heather du Plessis-Allan: When will I be a Kiwi?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    There's nothing like being overseas to make you feel like a Kiwi. There we were, six New Zealand journalists trapped in a room in Tokyo, supposed to be waiting for a couple of prime ministers but desperately following a cricket game back home.

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  12. Andrew Alderson: Excited Black Caps fans surge backRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    The masterclass of 2015 have won back fans and captured a new generation, and now the six times semifinalists look to fill a hole in New Zealand's sporting trophy cabinet. The class of 2015 have taken themselves and public expectation to higher ground.

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  13. Brendon McCullum: We're playing for youRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Black Caps captain Brendon McCullum leads his men into battle against Australia today in a historic Cricket World Cup final. But first, he writes an exclusive, moving letter to Herald on Sunday readers and fans everywhere.

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  14. Paul Little: Spies, selfies ... and plonkersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    The first rule of spying is: don't get caught. Do so and there's a high risk you'll end up in a windowless underground concrete cell wondering when the goons clock on.

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  15. Hugh McGahan: Lost chances for Warriors - 20 years onRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Like everyone there that day, I was excited about what it meant and assumed rugby league would take off in this country. It hasn't quite worked out that way and, in truth, the Warriors haven't really gone that far.

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  16. Schools' water quality under the pumpRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    The water in schools programme, funded by home ventilation company HRV, provides free filtration systems to 60 higher-risk schools to stop bacteria, chlorine and water-borne bugs getting into the schoolyard. "People like to think New Zealand is clean and green but many of the country's lakes and waterways are polluted, with smaller towns and rural areas especially prone to water quality issues," chief executive Bruce Gordon said.

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  17. Pumped Black Caps fans all set for an Ocker rockerRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Melbourne felt the full force of a beige and black army last night as thousands of Black Cap fans gathered in anticipation of a famous victory today. Tony Veitch, taking a break from broadcasting duties, used social media to marshall the masses, with 1000 Kiwis packing into Melbourne's College Lawn Hotel.

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  18. New Report Available: Vangold Resources Ltd. (VAN) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis ReviewRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    The company identifies, acquires, evaluates and develops mineral properties located in Canada, Papua New Guinea, the US and Uganda. It explores for gold, copper and silver.

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  19. Antarctica Just Got Hotter Than Has Ever Been Recorded, TwiceRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    According to the weather blog Weather Underground , on Tuesday, March 24, the temperature in Antarctica rose to 63.5A F - a record for the polar continent. Part of a longer heat wave, the record high came just a day after the previous record was set at 63.3A F. Tuesday's temperature was taken at the Argentina's Esperanza Base, located near the northern tip of the Antarctic Peninsula.

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  20. New Zealand Tourism Event 'Trenz' To Be Held From May 17-20: More ...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | International Business Times

    New Zealand's premier tourism event, "Trenz 2015," will be held in Rotorua from May 17-20. It will be attended by 320 buyers from 24 international markets.

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