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  1. No. 3 USC Heads To Las Vegas For Southern Highlands Collegiate MastersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | USC Trojans

    The No. 3 USC men's golf team, three-time winners this year and led by sophomore Rico Hoey and freshman Sean Crocker , are next in Nevada for the 2015 Southern Highlands Collegiate Masters at the Southern Highlands G.C. in Las Vegas, Monday through Wednesday .


  2. Turn on, tune in, drop off: The Slow TV movement arrives hereRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Independent

    ... Green's Extreme Fishing , the series in which the actor wrestled sharks, barracudas and piranhas from Papua New Guinea to Patagonia. It's easy to get excited about piranhas. Salmon River struggled to show us a single fish, even in the murky ...


  3. Top teams through to Marist 7s knockoutRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Fiji Times

    Ponipate Vonuqaqa of Buliya Covenant Kokomo attacks against Vonoyauyau during the first day of the 39th Fiji Bitter Marist 7s tournament at Buckhurst Park yesterday. Picture: JONACANI LALAKOBAU Left: Atunaisa Turagaiviu of Wailoku Evergreen bulldozes THE New Caledonia 7s side is using the 39th Fiji Bitter Marist 7s to prepare for the Pacific Games to be held in Papua New Guinea in July.


  4. Five-a-side competitionRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Fiji Times

    THE Lautoka Hockey Association will start its 2015 season with a five-a-side competition at the Nadovu ground today. The five-a-side format has been adopted by the association in a bid to support the national side in its preparation for the upcoming Pacific Games in Papua New Guinea.


  5. Turmoil at the airport & a chat with my ex-village in-lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Asopa People

    ... his children. He came to thank my family for assisting his eldest son, Gabriel, to attend University of Papua New Guinea. Patricia smiled and replied, "We are only doing a little to help Gabriel, you have done most of the hard work". "It's good that ...


  6. Tim Wigmore: 10-team World Cup not cricketRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... have beaten England in two World T20 tournaments; and the game has made extraordinary strides in Nepal and Papua New Guinea. There is a reason why every other sport is expanding the size of their World Cup competitions: football has 32 teams, rugby ...


  7. What does Bube's Elementary Espresso Stout taste like? Try it at the Broad Street MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    ... and a pinch of cocoa mix. That's kind of the trick, according to head brewer Brad Moyer, who cold brews a Papua New Guinea blend of coffee from Elementary Coffee Co. in Harrisburg to make this beer. "(It) leaves it a lot less acidic," Moyer said. ...


  8. Barrick Gold (ABX) Stock Slumping Today As Spot Gold Hits Two-Month LowRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    ... and advanced exploration and development projects in Canada, the U.S., the Dominican Republic, Australia, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Chile, Argentina, Zambia, Saudi Arabia and Tanzania. The company has mineral reserves of 104.1 million ounces of gold, ...


  9. NSW election 2015: Baird pledges he'd double land release for new housingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Premier Mike Baird is promising to "supercharge" housing supply in NSW if his government is re-elected this month by doubling the target for new home sites released on government-owned land to 20,000 in the next four years. The new housing lots - for construction of apartments, terraces and stand alone homes - will be released in suburbs across the greater Sydney metropolitan area, the Lower Hunter and the Southern Highlands in a bid to address the housing affordability crisis.


  10. History of epidemics informs modern scienceRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... "the trembling death", had first been observed in the early 20th century among the indigenous population of Papua New Guinea. Symptoms included involuntary tremors,


  11. Bank hotels: cashier hall restaurants, teller counter bars, and bank manager office bedroomsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Independent

    ... chocolate. The hotel also houses an impressive collection of sculptures and paintings from as far afield as Papua New Guinea and Tibet. 20 Rue la Fayette, Paris, France (00 33 1 55 33 22 25; ). Doubles from a 255, room only.


  12. DStv highlights - March 6, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago |

    ... gend or the same creature that has attacked divers, seized a child and devoured sheep alive. He also visits Papua New Guinea to investigate a series of bizarre deaths that have occurred on the Sepik River.


  13. Nauru police charge 174 refugees for 'unlawful' protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... did not listen." Australia has been sending asylum seekers who arrive by boat to Nauru and Manus Island in Papua New Guinea for processing. Under the immigration policy, asylum seekers at offshore detention centres will not be resettled in Australia ...


  14. Australia Tender Announced for Pacific Patrol Boat Replacement ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | DefenceTalk News

    ... environment. Replacement patrol boats have been offered to all current participating states including Papua New Guinea, Fiji, Tonga, Solomon Islands, Tuvalu, Kiribati, Samoa, Vanuatu, Federated States of Micronesia, Palau, Republic of Marshall ...


  15. High Arctic Energy Services: An Out-Of-Favor Oil Service CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    High Arctic Energy Services provides oilfield services in Papua New Guinea [PNG] and Canada - trailing twelve-month revenues were 67% in PNG and 33% in Canada. PNG is one of the lowest cost LNG providers in Asia and is less affected by short-term volatility of oil and gas prices as it is based on the projects 30-year timeframe and longer-term contracts.


  16. Oil Search fails to hit gas at Hides well in Papua New GuineaRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Reuters

    Oil Search Ltd said on Friday it failed to find a gas reservoir in exploration drilling at its Hides field, closing off one option for supplying an expansion of the Papua New Guinea liquefied natural gas plant. The Papua New Guinea LNG plant, operated by ExxonMobil Corp, began exporting LNG last year from two trains, or modules that freeze the gas, and the owners are looking to line up new sources of gas for a third train.


  17. Aid monitor says Australia 'benefitting' from PNG corruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | ABC News

    A director of an independent monitor of Australia's aid and trade policy says the Government must do more to combat corruption in Papua New Guinea, including bringing to account Australian companies involved in fraudulent land and business leases in the Pacific nation. Thulsi Narayanasamy, a director of Aid Watch, said Australia's $577-million-a-year aid budget to PNG was focused on anti-corruption measures but Australia was "benefitting" from corruption there.


  18. Oil Search, Santos shares fall after PNG gas well disappointmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Age

    Oil Search and Santos have suffered a setback with their gas ambitions in Papua New Guinea with the news that an exploration well targeting a potential large new gas discovery that could have been used for a cost-effective expansion of the project found water instead of gas. The Hides Deep well was targeting a deep reservoir underneath the existing Hides field, that feeds the PNG LNG project, but the sands were "water-bearing," Oil Search said on Friday.


  19. GE opens Broome facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | West Australian

    ... subsea equipment supplied by GE Oil & Gas. The company's regional director for Australia, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea, Mary Hackett, said the establishment of the Broome facility represented an exciting milestone for the business in Australia. ...


  20. Regis Resources shares dive on output forecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Age

    ... es has been considered a contender to buy Barrick Gold's Cowal mine in central NSW and a share of a mine in Papua New Guinea.