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  1. Sri Lankan government allocates over Rs. 400 million to set up IT labs in schoolsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Colombo Page

    May 22, Colombo: The Sri Lankan Government has taken steps to launch a program to provide computer laboratories to selected schools around the country and has allocated Rs. 400 million for the program.

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  2. This 500,000 acre Texas ranch can be yours for just $725 millionRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    One of the biggest and oldest ranches in America is up for sale for a Texas-size price: $725 million. The W.T. Waggoner Estate, a relic of the Wild West, sprawls across 510,527 acres - and six counties - in north Texas, according to Briggs Freeman Sotheby's International, which put the ranch on the market.

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  3. In Photos: The Smoked Mummies of Papua New GuineaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Live Science

    In 2008, researchers from North America traveled halfway around the world to help restore the mummy of a village chief in Papua New Guinea. The chief, a shaman and warrior named Moimango, had been mummified with smoke in the 1950s.

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  4. Smoked Mummy Helps Villagers Connect with 'Ghost World'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Live Science

    In 2008, researchers helped villagers in Papua New Guinea restore the mummified remains of a former shaman and warrior named Moimango. Here, Andrew Nelson and Ronald Beckett stand behind the smoked mummy of Moimango as his son Gemtasu looks on.

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  5. Dhaka - worst liveable city'Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    ... temperature, schools and transport links. According to the latest chart, Dhaka is followed by Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea; Lagos, Nigeria; Harare, Zimbabwe; Algiers, Algeria; Karachi, Pakistan; Tripoli, Libya; Douala, Cameroon; Tehran, Iran; and ...

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  6. Czech scientists to study influence of insects on forest vegetationRead the original story

    Yesterday | Radio Prague

    ... a 92 million crown grant from the European Research Council. The team will work in Japan, Ghana, Panama and Papua New Guinea among other locations. The Czech Academy of Sciences has been operating a research centre in New Guinea for almost two ...

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  7. Group of world public figures protest against Days of Jerusalem festivalRead the original story

    Yesterday | Radio Prague

    ... a 92 million crown grant from the European Research Council. The team will work in Japan, Ghana, Panama and Papua New Guinea among other locations. The Czech Academy of Sciences has been operating a research centre in New Guinea for almost two ...

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  8. RosickA1 2 set to stay at Arsenal for another seasonRead the original story

    Yesterday | Radio Prague

    ... a 92 million crown grant from the European Research Council. The team will work in Japan, Ghana, Panama and Papua New Guinea among other locations. The Czech Academy of Sciences has been operating a research centre in New Guinea for almost two ...

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  9. Czechs admit to animal smuggling in AustraliaRead the original story

    Yesterday | Radio Prague

    ... a 92 million crown grant from the European Research Council. The team will work in Japan, Ghana, Panama and Papua New Guinea among other locations. The Czech Academy of Sciences has been operating a research centre in New Guinea for almost two ...

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  10. Americans' Gut Bacteria Lack Diversity, Researchers FindRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... answers. They compared the intestinal bacteria populations (gut microbiomes) of adults in rural areas of Papua New Guinea and adults in the United States. Papua New Guinea is one of the least urbanized nations in the world, the researchers ...

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  11. Bob Geldof: Band Aid isn't a good songRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

    ... of the most impoverished parts of Africa, with Band Aid 30 directly assisting in eradicating Ebola from Papua New Guinea and Sierra Leone. He said: ''What it's resulted in is countless, literally countless millions having a life, maybe a better one ...

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  12. PNG woman accused of sorcery hacked to death: missionaryRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | ABC News

    A woman who was saved from being killed in a sorcery-related attack in Papua New Guinea's Highlands earlier this year has reportedly been hacked to death by a group of men. The victim, identified only as Misila, was one three women saved by missionaries and police in January after being accused of practising sorcery.

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  13. Cambodia takes refugees from Australia in aid-for-refugees dealRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | AlertNet

    ... abroad for its tough immigration policies, which include sending asylum seekers to camps in impoverished Papua New Guinea and Nauru, where they face long periods of detention. The majority of asylum seekers on Nauru hail from the Middle East and ...

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  14. Royal Commission: Catholic Christian Brothers leader tells hearing members are dying outRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... Commission that young men joining the order these days are mainly from the Philippines or Timor Leste or Papua New Guinea. So he said the celibate order will cease to exist in Australia. But he says he's very encouraged by lay collaborators joining ...

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  15. Sydney Writers' Festival in the Southern HighlandsRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Kiama Independent

    Following last year's sell-out event, organisers Michaela Bolzan and Kylie Matthews have arranged a stellar line-up of fantastic female speakers for the sessions this Sunday afternoon. Starting the conversation will be multitalented Tara Moss, a prominent Canadian/Australian novelist, journalist, blogger, model, TV presenter and outspoken advocate for the rights of women and children.

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  16. Pedophile Best still a Christian BrotherRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... n Australia and New Zealand for more than 25 years, although the Oceania Province does have some novices in Papua New Guinea and the Philippines.

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  17. Kina Group takes over Maybank to become PNG's newest bankRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Asopa People

    PAPUA New Guinea will get a new locally owned bank as Kina Group buys Maybank PNG from its Malaysian owner. The acquisition of Maybank will see Kina become PNG's fourth-largest bank, with combined post-takeover assets of K673 million.

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  18. Western win boosts spirits for under 15 state hockey championshipsRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Central Western Daily

    OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS: Orange's Kaleb Cook, Henry Jones, Connor Morris and Tom Powe will line up for Orange at the Hockey NSW Under-15 Boys' State Championships. Photo: MICHELLE COOK 1120mchockey Orange coach Mark Pengilly is looking forward to seeing his young side in action at the three-day state championships.

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  19. Who Is Sheppard???Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | STAR 101.9

    SHEPPARD are coming to Star's Oceanic VIP Music Hall next Tuesday. They're an Australian band on the verge of Blowing Up Big in the USA. The core of the band includes siblings George, Amy and Emma Sheppard, who grew up in Papua New Guinea and all gravitated toward music at a young age.

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  20. BSP announces support for Team FijiRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Fiji Times

    ... that they will soon be giving us the remainder. "It is costing us about $2.3 million to take the team to Papua New Guinea. We want people to support sports because sports is a way where people can stand united." Meanwhile, the Saqamoli Appeal ...

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