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11 hrs ago | Global Voices Online

Beatriz's War: East Timor's First Film

See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

South China Morning Post

How to attract talent and capital

Stephen Vines is a Hong Kong based writer and journalist. He has worked in Asia for The Guardian - s The Daily Telegraph - s and The Independent - s and was a consultant editor for The Asia Times.

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Related Topix: Journalism, Southeast Asia, World News, Opinion

Mon Aug 11, 2014

ABC News

The faces of East Timor's unfolding health crisis

Doctors and healthcare workers in East Timor are battling to save people from diseases that most Australians may think have been consigned to history.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Medicine, Indonesia,

Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Health crisis worsens in East Timor as Federal Govt cuts aid by $15 mln

MICHAEL BRISSENDEN: Doctors working in East Timor say a worsening health crisis there is causing hundreds of preventable deaths, including the deaths of many children.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Nutrition, Medicine

Examiner.com

How's that democracy working out for you?

"Democracy must be something more than two wolves and a sheep voting on what to have for dinner."

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Related Topix: Prison, World News, Algeria, Africa, Southeast Asia, Ethiopia, Laos

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Bangkok Post

Timor, Bhutan leaders praise NCPO

The prime ministers of East Timor and Bhutan on Friday praised the National Council for Peace and Order for its work, and promised cooperation.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

I4U Future Technology News

Lady Gaga Hospitalized in Denver for Altitude Sickness

Lady Gaga does not feel comfortable at heights. We are not talking about the height of popularity or music industry, but the actual heights.

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Warrnambool Standard

Empowering ahead the women of East Timor

SARA Webster is helping East Timorese women to overcome domestic violence and abuse while creating opportunities for women to be economically independent in the future.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

Southland Times

Soldier died after lacklustre care

Lacklustre monitoring after surgery at Christchurch Hospital meant opportunities were "lost"' to prevent the death of a decorated soldier in 2009.

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Tri-cityherald.com

Strong undersea earthquake hits Indonesia

The U.S. Geological Survey said the magnitude-6.1 quake occurred at a depth of 10 kilometers and was centered 395 kilometers south of Ambon, the capital of Maluku province.

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Related Topix: Earthquake, Natural Disasters, Geology, Science, Indonesia, World News, Southeast Asia, Tsunami

AlertNet

Earthquake of 6.3 Magnitude Strikes Off East Timor - Usgs

An earthquake of 6.3 magnitude struck off East Timor on Wednesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said, but there were no immediate reports of casualties or damage.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, Earthquake, World News, Natural Disasters, US Geological Survey, Technical Services, Geology, Science

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Tehran Times

ISIL is rejected by all Arabs and Muslims, Nobel laureate says

East Timor: a country about which we rarely think or of which there are not usually groundbreaking headlines on the newspapers and TV channels.

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Sun Aug 03, 2014

Warrnambool Standard

UN trip exposes Brauer College captain to a world of options

TRAVELLING to East Timor as a United Nations Youth Australia delegate has given year 12 student Nick Young even more inspiration to excel as his final year of schooling draws to a close.

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Stuff.co.nz

MPI boss was referee for army sex pest

A top Ministry for Primary Industries director provided a character reference for convicted army sex pest Allan Kinsella at his military trial.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Australian Broadcasting Corporation

The memoirs and motivations of two Australian journalists

Tracee Hutchison is Jon Faine's co-host. She is a broadcaster, TV producer and director, and author - currently with the ABC's Australia Network.

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ETaiwanNews.com

Taiwan to publish yearly report on cross-strait risks: official

Taipei, July 28 Taiwan's top economic planning official said Monday that his council will issue a report on cross-Taiwan Strait risks every year amid public concerns about Taiwan's excessive reliance on trade with .

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Manawatu Standard

Teacher brings Timor tale to life

There are probably only a few primary-school aged children who know the legend of how East Timor was formed, but Hokowhitu School teacher Lynne Handcock's classes know it by heart.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Inter Press Service

Oil Lubricates Equatorial Guinea's Entry into Portuguese Language Community

Equatoguinean President Obiang Nguema Mbasogo has sidestepped accusations of human rights violations and won his country membership in the Community of Portuguese Language Countries .

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Related Topix: Equatorial Guinea, World News, Africa, Activism, Teodoro Obiang, Death Penalty, Southeast Asia, Guinea-Bissau

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Crikey

Can the AFP really help in Ukraine?

Abbott wants to send the cops into war-torn Ukraine. Is this a wise move? Andrew Goldsmith , strategic professor of criminology and Grant Niemann , senior lecturer in law, explain.

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