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Daily Liberal
Top 10: Farflung romantic getawaysSERRA CAFEMA, NAMIBIA Set on a riverbank near the Angolan border, Serra Cafema
Top 10: Farflung romantic getaways
Daily Liberal / Posted 12 hours ago
SERRA CAFEMA, NAMIBIA Set on a riverbank near the Angolan border, Serra Cafema is considered one of the remotest camps in Africa. Only 16 guests at a time get to explore this remarkable landscape, where the high plains seem to graze the sky and... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Top 10: Farflung romantic getawaysSERRA CAFEMA, NAMIBIA Set on a riverbank near the Angolan border, Serra Cafema
Top 10: Farflung romantic getaways
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 12 hours ago
SERRA CAFEMA, NAMIBIA Set on a riverbank near the Angolan border, Serra Cafema is considered one of the remotest camps in Africa. Only 16 guests at a time get to explore this remarkable landscape, where the high plains seem to graze the sky and... Read more
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Brandon Sun
As I See ItISIL strategy risky but right move for Grits Long before becoming prime ministe
As I See It
Brandon Sun / Posted 18 hours ago
ISIL strategy risky but right move for Grits Long before becoming prime minister, Justin Trudeau touted his plan for putting people in positions where their strengths could be on display. His latest play may ultimately test that skill as Canadians... Read more
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The Oakdale Leader
Massive Hay Fire Impacts Air QualityA hay fire burning in Escalon has prompted local air officials to issue a healt
Massive Hay Fire Impacts Air Quality
The Oakdale Leader / Posted yesterday
A hay fire burning in Escalon has prompted local air officials to issue a health cautionary statement for smoke impacts throughout southeastern San Joaquin County and northeastern Stanislaus County until the fire is extinguished. While measures were... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Man killed in Christchurch assault namedThe Christchurch man killed in an assault last night has been identified. The
Man killed in Christchurch assault named
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
The Christchurch man killed in an assault last night has been identified. The body of 41-year-old Simon Prue was was found on the Heathcote River bank near Ferry Rd late last night. Detective Inspector Darryl Sweeney said a 36-year-old Christchurch... Read more
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The Irish Times
You Could Do Something Amazing With Your Life (You Are Raoul Moat) review Andrew Hankinson’s dramatic account of a murderer’s last days, told m
You Could Do Something Amazing With Your Life (You Are Raoul Moat
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
) review Andrew Hankinson’s dramatic account of a murderer’s last days, told mostly in the second person, seeks to judge whether his actions were other than vile, says Rob Doyle By... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Police Operation Ferry Road near Richardson Terrace WoolstonSaturday, 13 February 2016, 11:41 amPress Release: New Zealand Police Christchu
Police Operation Ferry Road near Richardson Terrace Woolston
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
Saturday, 13 February 2016, 11:41 amPress Release: New Zealand Police Christchurch - Christchurch - CanterburyCanterbury Police... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
$3M tender a boom for tradiesCENTRAL Queensland's construction industry is facing tough times, but things ar
$3M tender a boom for tradies
The Morning Bulletin / Posted yesterday
CENTRAL Queensland's construction industry is facing tough times, but things are looking up for local tradies. It was yesterday announced the $30 million riverbank revitalisation project would generate work for up to 50 Rockhampton... Read more
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walesonline
Friends tried to save 12-old boy after swing rope fall, inquest toldA 12-year-old boy died after falling off a swing rope into a river while playin
Friends tried to save 12-old boy after swing rope fall, inquest told
walesonline / Posted yesterday
A 12-year-old boy died after falling off a swing rope into a river while playing with friends who tried desperately to save him, an inquest heard. Ethan Thomas Brady-Rainey, from Trevor, in Wrexham, was with four friends playing in Pontcysyllte near... Read more
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The Oakdale Leader
Valley Couple Celebrates 77th Wedding AnniversarySunday, Feb. 14 will mark the 76th Valentine’s Day Rogue and Eva Vizcaino will
Valley Couple Celebrates 77th Wedding Anniversary
The Oakdale Leader / Posted yesterday
Sunday, Feb. 14 will mark the 76th Valentine’s Day Rogue and Eva Vizcaino will spend as husband and wife. A short six days later, on Feb. 20, the couple will celebrate their 77th Wedding Anniversary with friends and family. Rogue, 95, and Eva, 91,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Police investigate cruelty to pigeons at gun clubBensalem police are investigating the Philadelphia Gun Club for animal cruelty
Police investigate cruelty to pigeons at gun club
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
Bensalem police are investigating the Philadelphia Gun Club for animal cruelty after animal-rights activists filmed someone there allegedly throwing an injured pigeon and pelting it with rocks and ice. Activists from SHARK (SHowing Animals Respect... Read more
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The Irish Times
Ireland’s most romantic bedroomsLodge of love You’ll be tempted to never leave your room when you see the lake
Ireland’s most romantic bedrooms
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
Lodge of love You’ll be tempted to never leave your room when you see the lakeside suites at the Lodge at Ashford Castle – not even for a wash. These dramatic suites feature huge copper baths in the corner of the room. If you do manage to drag... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Cruising — and biking — along the blue DanubeOur cruise ship docked on the banks of the Danube River in late afternoon, at t
Cruising — and biking — along the blue Danube
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
Our cruise ship docked on the banks of the Danube River in late afternoon, at the historic city of Novi Sad, Serbia. We were three days into a Danube cruise, and a city tour was next on the itinerary. But for my husband and me and perhaps 15 other... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Body found on Christchurch river bankChristchurch police have launched a homicide investigation after a body was fou
Body found on Christchurch river bank
Otago Daily Times / Posted yesterday
Christchurch police have launched a homicide investigation after a body was found late tonight on the Avon River bank near Ferry Rd in the suburb of Woolston. Detective Inspector Darryl Sweeney said officers were speaking to "a person of interest"... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Several events help mark Louis Riel DayThere’s plenty to do in Westman this weekend for those looking to celebrate Man
Several events help mark Louis Riel Day
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
There’s plenty to do in Westman this weekend for those looking to celebrate Manitoba’s newest holiday. Louis Riel Day was officially designated in 2008 and since then, the February long weekend has become synonymous with winter fun and Métis... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
RIPON ROLLSRIPON — Ripon used runs of 8-0 and 6-0 in the second quarter Thursday night to
RIPON ROLLS
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted yesterday
RIPON — Ripon used runs of 8-0 and 6-0 in the second quarter Thursday night to get spacing on visiting Riverbank that the Indians would continue to build on in the second half before running away with a 62-48 Trans-Valley League boys basketball win... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Lady Indians clinch at least a title shareRIVERBANK — Ripon’s girls basketball team has clinched its fourth Trans-Valley
Lady Indians clinch at least a title share
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted yesterday
RIVERBANK — Ripon’s girls basketball team has clinched its fourth Trans-Valley League championship in the 12th and final year under head coach George Contente, but he said there was no celebrating after the Indians’ 55-34 shelling of Riverbank on... Read more
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Perth Now
Nat Locke: Perth shakes off cultural cringeNORMALLY, I’m the sort of person who sits back and waits until the hype dies do
Nat Locke: Perth shakes off cultural cringe
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
NORMALLY, I’m the sort of person who sits back and waits until the hype dies down before I’ll try something new. Mainly because I hate crowds, but also because I’m wary of getting swept along in a populist frenzy. But, OK, I’ll admit it: I was one... Read more
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walesonline
A £60m Knowledge Quarter has been planned for Newport city centreWales’ biggest university is joining forces with a nearby college to develop a
A £60m Knowledge Quarter has been planned for Newport city centre
walesonline / Posted yesterday
Wales’ biggest university is joining forces with a nearby college to develop a new £60m learning campus. The £60m development will be anchored at the university’s flagship Newport City Campus and will see its expansion along the riverbank and... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
JM Kelly awarded tender for riverbank redevelopmentCONSTRUCTION company JM Kelly has won the $3 million contract for the Rockhampt
JM Kelly awarded tender for riverbank redevelopment
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
CONSTRUCTION company JM Kelly has won the $3 million contract for the Rockhampton Riverbank Redevelopment. The local business was successful in winning the contracts for the pouring of the concrete and the supply and laying of the pavers for the... Read more
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Western Advocate
What's On In Bathurst | February 12-18, 2016Here are some events to enjoy in Bathurst this week. Looking for something to
What's On In Bathurst | February 12-18, 2016
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Here are some events to enjoy in Bathurst this week. Looking for something to do? Here are five events coming up in Bathurst this week: WHAT: Guy Sebastian. Having conquered charts and stages internationally, Guy Sebastian is now set to embark on... Read more
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Western Advocate
Friday, February 12, 2016Your morning news headlines from across regional Australia and beyond. Christi
Friday, February 12, 2016
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Your morning news headlines from across regional Australia and beyond. Christine Dean Smith captured Saturn and Venus when they were aligned in front of the Milky Way over Mount Rankin. If you have a photo you'd like to share, send it to... Read more
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Bluffton Today
South Carolina boaters may have to double their distance from docksCOLUMBIA, S.C. — Boaters on the Savannah River may have to keep a greater dista
South Carolina boaters may have to double their distance from docks
Bluffton Today / Posted 2 days ago
COLUMBIA, S.C. — Boaters on the Savannah River may have to keep a greater distance from South Carolina docks. A bill working its way through the S.C. House would increase from 50 feet to 100 feet the distance these watercraft must be from... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Owner of salvaged narrowboat sets sights on repairEXCITED boat owner John Simmonds said he “cannot wait” to get back on board his
Owner of salvaged narrowboat sets sights on repair
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 2 days ago
EXCITED boat owner John Simmonds said he “cannot wait” to get back on board his salvaged £60,000 vessel. Mr Simmonds, 35, was at the Botley Road Bridge in Oxford yesterday watching the Environment Agency (EA) pump out the last of the water from One... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Owner of salvaged narrowboat sets sights on repairEXCITED boat owner John Simmonds said he “cannot wait” to get back on board his
Owner of salvaged narrowboat sets sights on repair
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 days ago
EXCITED boat owner John Simmonds said he “cannot wait” to get back on board his salvaged £60,000 vessel. Mr Simmonds, 35, was at the Botley Road Bridge in Oxford yesterday watching the Environment Agency (EA) pump out the last of the water from One... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
Gun club investigated over pigeon cruelty allegationsBENSALEM, Pa. (AP) - Police are investigating a suburban Philadelphia gun club
Gun club investigated over pigeon cruelty allegations
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 2 days ago
BENSALEM, Pa. (AP) - Police are investigating a suburban Philadelphia gun club after an animal rights group released video they say shows a member abusing a wounded pigeon after a shoot. Sean Corr, a lawyer who represents the Philadelphia Gun Club,... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Reshaping Apollo EstateLUNAR Park in the Apollo Estate was buzzing yesterday as community members gath
Reshaping Apollo Estate
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
LUNAR Park in the Apollo Estate was buzzing yesterday as community members gathered to support a campaign to end global poverty. Ethan Collison and Henry Wilson with Kerry Ellen, Riverbank Frank, Andrew Chalk and Priscilla Ambrose-Kassis, all part... Read more
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Philly.com
Bucks gun club investigated for alleged animal crueltyBensalem police are investigating the Philadelphia Gun Club for animal cruelty
Bucks gun club investigated for alleged animal cruelty
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
Bensalem police are investigating the Philadelphia Gun Club for animal cruelty after animal-rights activists filmed someone there allegedly throwing an injured pigeon and pelting it with rocks and ice. Activists from SHARK (SHowing Animals Respect... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
River Gorge Explorer To Log 5,000th Trip This WeekendCaptain Pete Hosemann has spent almost as much of his life on the water as he h
River Gorge Explorer To Log 5,000th Trip This Weekend
The Chattanoogan / Posted 2 days ago
Captain Pete Hosemann has spent almost as much of his life on the water as he has on land. He grew up in a nautical family with a father and brother who were also riverboat captains. He has piloted vessels of almost all sizes and types including the... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Portland's newest park: a $15.1 million pathway to nowhereAs city council meetings go, there wasn't much unusual about this one. Public t
Portland's newest park: a $15.1 million pathway to nowhere
OregonLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
As city council meetings go, there wasn't much unusual about this one. Public testimony. A long agenda. One proclamation from the mayor. Commissioners spent 50 minutes listening to an update about stormwater management. They even welcomed... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Torrens footbridge stays open during casino, plaza upgradeCLOSURE of the Adelaide Oval footbridge has been ruled out during construction
Torrens footbridge stays open during casino, plaza upgrade
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
CLOSURE of the Adelaide Oval footbridge has been ruled out during construction of the new casino and plaza redevelopment, but access to some of the precinct will be affected. Transport and Infrastructure Minister Stephen Mullighan told Question Time... Read more
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News.com.au
Torrens footbridge stays open during casino, plaza upgradeCheck out the latest plans for Skycity's proposed revamp of Adelaide casino. C
Torrens footbridge stays open during casino, plaza upgrade
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
Check out the latest plans for Skycity's proposed revamp of Adelaide casino. CLOSURE of the Adelaide Oval footbridge has been ruled out during construction of the new casino and plaza redevelopment, but access to some of the precinct will be... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Underwater standoffIf one is an incurable over-the-side-of-bridges looker for 40-plus years, one c
Underwater standoff
Rutland Herald / Posted 2 days ago
If one is an incurable over-the-side-of-bridges looker for 40-plus years, one can see some entertaining events unfold while peering down into the water. This bridge was a small, wood and steel bridge 10 feet above the water. On many occasions there... Read more
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Japan Today
19-old gets 9-13 years in prison for Kawasaki teen's murder ‹ Japan TodayThe Yokohama District Court on Wednesday handed down a sentence of nine to 13 y
19-old gets 9-13 years in prison for Kawasaki teen's murder ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 3 days ago
The Yokohama District Court on Wednesday handed down a sentence of nine to 13 years in prison to a 19-year-old male for playing a key role in the murder of a teenage boy on a riverbank in Kawasaki, southwest of Tokyo, last year. In giving the... Read more
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The Oakdale Leader
Academic Greatness Continues To ShineThe Stanislaus County Academic Decathlon Trophy has once again returned to the
Academic Greatness Continues To Shine
The Oakdale Leader / Posted 3 days ago
The Stanislaus County Academic Decathlon Trophy has once again returned to the Oakdale High School campus, back in Mustang territory. For the 16th consecutive year Oakdale’s Aca Dec team has proven what some may deny, Oakdale students are driven well... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Water released from Bakun Dam, high tide aggravates floodingA lower-lying stretch of Ling Kai Cheng Road is washed over by flash flood. SI
Water released from Bakun Dam, high tide aggravates flooding
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
A lower-lying stretch of Ling Kai Cheng Road is washed over by flash flood. SIBU: The release of water from Bakun Dam spillway had compounded the impact of high tide in a few areas here yesterday. Divisional engineer of Department of Drainage and... Read more
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Wilson County News
Floresville park’s erosion problems prompt actionGREGORY RIPPS — Floresville Little League President Troy Tackitt relates at the
Floresville park’s erosion problems prompt action
Wilson County News / Posted 3 days ago
GREGORY RIPPS — Floresville Little League President Troy Tackitt relates at the Feb. 4 Floresville City Council meeting that his 5-year-old son fell into a hole at Floresville River Park, to illustrate the hazardous conditions caused by erosion... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'iZombie' recap: 'Physician, Heal Thy Selfie'First, if there is now or ever will be a pasty-faced, bleached blond Liv Moore
'iZombie' recap: 'Physician, Heal Thy Selfie'
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 days ago
First, if there is now or ever will be a pasty-faced, bleached blond Liv Moore look-alike doll named Sally Tiny Tears, I want one. Immediately. Second, on the scale of “iZombie” merchandise suggestions, such a product would rank right up there with... Read more
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The Jewish Week
Prairie Culture, Jewish And OtherwiseThe caucuses are over. The candidates have moved on to New Hampshire and South
Prairie Culture, Jewish And Otherwise
The Jewish Week / Posted 3 days ago
The caucuses are over. The candidates have moved on to New Hampshire and South Carolina. Iowa’s cornfields lie still under a layer of snow — flat, vast expanses of white punctuated by the bare limbs of a tree, a farmhouse, a silo. It’s mid-February,... Read more
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The Irish Times
Walk for the Weekend: Easy walk around Durrow CastleIn Rambles in Eirinn, his popular 1902 account of traversing Ireland, William B
Walk for the Weekend: Easy walk around Durrow Castle
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
In Rambles in Eirinn, his popular 1902 account of traversing Ireland, William Bulfin described Durrow as “a gem in the basin of the Nore”. An attractive 17th century village, drawing sustenance from rich agricultural hinterlands, Durrow has recovered... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
RC comeback ends with OT win at EscalonESCALON — Ripon Christian clinched a berth to the Sac-Joaquin Section playoffs
RC comeback ends with OT win at Escalon
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
ESCALON — Ripon Christian clinched a berth to the Sac-Joaquin Section playoffs on Tuesday, but it did not come easy. The Knights again played an extra period, only this time they prevailed 57-51 at Escalon after never leading in regulation. It’s... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Finally — progress on Basalt’s Pan and ForkAfter 18 months of community debate that has turned steadily sourer, the Basalt
Finally — progress on Basalt’s Pan and Fork
The Aspen Times / Posted 3 days ago
After 18 months of community debate that has turned steadily sourer, the Basalt Town Council approved a “game plan” Tuesday night for resolving the Pan and Fork debate by November. It’s an effort to bring a close to a debate that’s divided the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Kia Ora: MangawekaThe Rangitikei town of Mangaweka, gateway to the water, charms Elisabeth Easthe
Kia Ora: Mangaweka
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
The Rangitikei town of Mangaweka, gateway to the water, charms Elisabeth Easther. Mangaweka is a gateway town to the Rangitikei River, which is perfect for white water rafting. Photo / NZME Origin of name: The weka is the native woodhen, and manga... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Woman heads to court after riverbank nuisanceDAPHNE Joyce Daisy was causing some problems at Rockhampton's riverbank last mo
Woman heads to court after riverbank nuisance
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
DAPHNE Joyce Daisy was causing some problems at Rockhampton's riverbank last month, which landed her in Rockhampton Magistrate's Court. The 54-year-old plead guilty to public nuisance and contravening a move on direction from police, after getting... Read more
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The Telegraph
NHPC rushes repairs, groups block workThe unfinished Lower Subansiri hydroelectric project Jorhat, Feb. 9: The NHPC
NHPC rushes repairs, groups block work
The Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
The unfinished Lower Subansiri hydroelectric project Jorhat, Feb. 9: The NHPC is working against time to carry out maintenance and repair at the stalled Lower Subansiri hydroelectric project, but frequent problems created by pressure groups has... Read more
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chroniclelive
Northumberland town clashes once more in ancient Shrove Tuesday "football" matchAge old rivalries resumed as the annual Shrovetide “football” match played out
Northumberland town clashes once more in ancient Shrove Tuesday "football" match
chroniclelive / Posted 4 days ago
Age old rivalries resumed as the annual Shrovetide “football” match played out once again in the mud beneath Alnwick Castle. The puddles, molehills and mud on the pitch would have made a groundsman wince and the knee-high tackles would have had the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Fight to save drowning man: 'I keep seeing that boy's face ... we did everything we could'Geoffroy de Saint Germain at the spot on Kaituna River where a man drowned. Pho
Fight to save drowning man: 'I keep seeing that boy's face ... we did everything we could'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Geoffroy de Saint Germain at the spot on Kaituna River where a man drowned. Photo / Stephen Parker They couldn't save one man but, without their actions, two more could have died. Rotorua Daily Post head of news Kelly Makiha talks to the heroes from... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Export market door open for CQ graziersTHE new year is paving the way for exports from the region and the low Australi
Export market door open for CQ graziers
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
THE new year is paving the way for exports from the region and the low Australian dollar is making local producers highly competitive, according to Keppel MP Brittany Lauga. Ms Lauga said breaking into the international export market was a high... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Battle royale in Britain's maddest matchCompetitors reach for the ball after it is “turned up" to start the annual Roya
Battle royale in Britain's maddest match
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
Competitors reach for the ball after it is “turned up" to start the annual Royal Shrovetide Football Match in Ashbourne. (AFP) Ashbourne - Britain's craziest game of football unleashed chaos on Tuesday as several thousand townsfolk tussled for a... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Situation under control though water level rose — Selangau DOJPAM personnel monitoring the water level at SK Pelugau in Selangau. JPAM pers
Situation under control though water level rose — Selangau DO
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 days ago
JPAM personnel monitoring the water level at SK Pelugau in Selangau. JPAM personnel monitoring the water level at SK Sg Buloh in Selangau. SIBU: The water level in all major rivers in Selangau had risen, with the low lying areas inundated following... Read more
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