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  1. Months after issuing import ban, FDA still working to get kratom off marketRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NutraIngredients-USA

    ... Mitragyna speciosa tree, a member of the coffee family native to to Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia and Papua New Guinea. FDA says Kratom is promoted on numerous websites in the United States for its psychoactive and opioid-like analgesic effects and ...

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  2. Court's HOA foreclosure ruling - a win for Nevada' Las Vegas investor saysRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  3. Months after issuing import ban, FDA still working to get kratom off marketRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NutraIngredients-USA

    ... Mitragyna speciosa tree, a member of the coffee family native to to Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia and Papua New Guinea. FDA says Kratom is promoted on numerous websites in the United States for its psychoactive and opioid-like analgesic effects and ...

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  4. PNG economy faces challenges as growth to soar by 20%Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Asopa People

    ANZ Asia-Pacific chief economist Glenn Maguire has told an investment and infrastructure summit in Port Moresby that the Papua New Guinea economy will face major challenges as growth soars. Increasing interest rates in the United States and a slowdown in China's growth are the two key risks for the global economy and PNG, Mr Maguire said.

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  5. Space travel and underwater tourism to become a reality by 2024: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    ... uncharted destination - for those who've already trekked through Antarctica and befriended native tribes in Papua New Guinea - space tourism will finally become viable for regular, though somewhat affluent, mainstream travelers, the report says. No ...

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  6. PIRA Energy Group's Weekly Natural Gas, Power and Coal Market...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... Europe) or a supply push from Asia due to the faster and stronger than expected start-up of two trains in Papua New Guinea, which put some 9-bcm/yr. of new supply into the region during its seasonal demand lull. The EIA's reported 97 BCF stock build ...

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  7. The Most Terrifying Sinkhole Pictures You've Ever SeenRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... all over the US and across the world where the bedrock is susceptible - notably in China, Mexico, and Papua New Guinea. The most dangerous chasms are the ones that cause parts of cities to collapse abruptly, and we've put together some of the best ...

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  8. Gene departs Hull KRRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Ananova

    Hull KR have confirmed the departure of assistant coach Stanley Gene, who is expected to take up a full-time role with Championship One club Gateshead. The former Papua New Guinea international, who made more than 170 appearances for the Robins, has divided his time this year between his role at the KC Lightstream Stadium and working part-time as head coach of the Thunder.

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  9. Mars Sustainable Palm Oil 57% TraceableRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Environmental Leader

    Mars says 57 percent of the palm oil it sources can be traced back to a known mill in Indonesia, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea and Thailand, as of as of Aug. 31. The announcement comes as part of an initiative Mars launched in March that requires all of its suppliers to have a fully sustainable and traceable palm oil supply by the end of 2015. At that time the company also demanded its suppliers commit to its sourcing charter by the end of this year.

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  10. BU prof's new book examines power-sharing, paths to peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    ... Burundi and Lebanon; or "centripetalism," a more controlled approach seen in Nigeria, Fiji, Papua New Guinea and Sri Lanka, whereby moderate political parties require cross-community support in order to be elected. "These sorts of discussions are ...

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  11. Moderate Earthquake Hits Papua New GuineaRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

    A moderate earthquake, with a magnitude of 5.9 on the Richter scale, occurred at 11.38 am today in the New Britain region of Papua New Guinea, the Malaysian Meteorological Department reported. It said in a statement that the epicentre of the quake was 80km southwest of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea, and 3,642km southeast of Semporna, Sabah.

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  12. Armenia Trekking Expedition Launched: Fables, Myths & LegendsRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Groong

    ARMENIA TREKKING EXPEDITION LAUNCHED: FABLES, MYTHS AND LEGENDS TravPR Sept 30 2014 Industry: Adventure Secret Compass unveils new 2015 trek to Armenia's Southern Highlands for summer 2015 UK - September 30th, 2014 - On 30 September 2014, pioneering expedition company Secret Compass launches its brand new adventure: a high-altitude trek across the southern highlands of Armenia to explore the fables, myths and legends of this formerly troubled region. Tom Bodkin, Secret Compass founder, said, "The expedition aim is to summit two southern Armenian peaks - Mount Khustup and Mount Aramazd to reach the historic city of Tatev.

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  13. Brisbane Broncos re-sign half-back Ben Hunt until end of 2017 NRL seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... ours by Manly's Daly Cherry-Evans, but has been named to play half-back for the Prime Minister's XI against Papua New Guinea on October 12.

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  14. New Britain Palm Oil Limited Earns "Buy" Rating from VSA CapitalRead the original story

    Yesterday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... 537.8 million. New Britain Palm Oil Limited operates in the oil palm, sugar and beef cattle industries in Papua New Guinea with oil palm operations also in the Solomon Islands. Receive News & Ratings for New Britain Palm Oil Limited Daily - Enter ...

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  15. Godfather of NT football diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Northern Territory News

    ... the late 1940s where he played reserves football, he was instrumental in introducing Australian Football to Papua New Guinea when he transferred in 1950 with his employment. In 1988, he began a five-year term as vice-president of a restructured NFC, ...

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  16. Police stop online media workshop in Sri LankaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Peninsula

    COLOMBO: Sri Lanka media rights groups said yesterday that police had stopped an online journalists' association from holding a workshop on ethics and digital security at the weekend, the fourth disruption of media gatherings since May. The Action Committee for Media Freedom, an umbrella organisation of media rights groups, said police officers threatened the owner of the resort where the workshop was to be held in Negombo, a popular coastal town 38km north of Colombo. "A group of plainclothes police officers from the area and the intelligence unit warned the resort owner of dire consequences if they allowed the workshop to take place and the owner did not allow the workshop, fearing the repercussions," the group said.

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  17. On final day of UN Assembly, small island nations discuss climate change, economicsRead the original story

    Tuesday | United Nations

    ... levels," he asked. In his remarks, Rimbink Pato, Minister for Foreign Affairs and Immigration of Papua New Guinea, said many of the small islands in the Pacific struggling to cope with the myriad impacts of climate change have reached a "tipping ...

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  18. Sime Darby's exit from PNG palm oil deal allows FGV to enter frayRead the original story

    Tuesday | Business Times

    MALAYSIAN multinational Sime Darby on Tuesday pulled out of a deal to acquire 49 per cent of Papua New Guinea-based New Britain Palm Oil Ltd from Malaysian plantation firm Kulim, paving the way for state-owned Felda Global Ventures to enter the fray.

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  19. Space and underwater tourism will be a reality in 2024: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | New York Daily News

    ... uncharted destination - for those who've already trekked through Antarctica and befriended native tribes in Papua New Guinea - space tourism will finally become viable for regular, though somewhat affluent, mainstream travelers, the report says. No ...

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  20. Is it volcano season? From Japan to Iceland, scientists probe the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Canada.com

    ... are erupting in Iceland, Hawaii, Indonesia, Ecuador and Mexico right now. Others, in the Philippines and Papua New Guinea, erupted recently but seem to have calmed down. Many of these have threatened homes and forced evacuations. But among their ...

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