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The Times & The Sunday Times
Is the EFF your ‘last hope for service delivery’? We evaluate their manifesto& Traditional Affairs highlights that “sanitation service levels need to be pla
Is the EFF your ‘last hope for service delivery’? We evaluate their manifesto
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 45 minutes ago
& Traditional Affairs highlights that “sanitation service levels need to be planned in conjunction with the availability of water resources and supply”. For example, a household accessing water through communal taps cannot have a flush toilet... Read more
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The Star
Hudud Bill will only apply to Muslims in Kelantanstate. "It is only to upgrade the syariah courts and the laws apply only to Mu
Hudud Bill will only apply to Muslims in Kelantan
The Star / Posted 59 minutes ago
state. "It is only to upgrade the syariah courts and the laws apply only to Muslims," he said after chairing the National Water Resources Council meeting in Parliament House here Thursday. PAS president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang successfully... Read more
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Providence Business News
Kenneth Burkeof capital projects for the University of Rhode Island. He previously served as
Kenneth Burke
Providence Business News / Posted an hour ago
of capital projects for the University of Rhode Island. He previously served as general manager of the Rhode Island Water Resources Board, a position he held since 2009. He responded recently to questions posed by Providence Business... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
50 Million Nigerians Lack Access to WaterAbuja — About 50 million Nigerians lack access to water, Engr. Suleiman Adamu,
50 Million Nigerians Lack Access to Water
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Abuja — About 50 million Nigerians lack access to water, Engr. Suleiman Adamu, Water Resources Minister, has said. He, however, stated that his administration was projecting year 2030 as the period to supply water to all. Briefing Journalists in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Water Authority Warns Counties Against Claiming Ownership of Water SourcesThe Water Resources Management Authority (WRMA) has warned counties and communi
Water Authority Warns Counties Against Claiming Ownership of Water Sources
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
The Water Resources Management Authority (WRMA) has warned counties and communities against claiming ownership of rivers in their localities. WRMA said this was intended to ensure there are no conflicts over water resources in the country. WRMA... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
Groundwater basin laws raise concerns in Santa Barbara CountySustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA) in particular is raising eyebrows
Groundwater basin laws raise concerns in Santa Barbara County
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA) in particular is raising eyebrows. The current drought is stressing groundwater resources in California’s agricultural regions more than ever before, according to groundwater hydrology experts. The... Read more
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The Lake County Record-Bee
Letters to the editor — May 26No one seemed to realize that faster water would bring with it tons of silt and
Letters to the editor — May 26
The Lake County Record-Bee / Posted 4 hours ago
No one seemed to realize that faster water would bring with it tons of silt and gravel which clogged the system. Water Resources Engineer Tom Smythe has struggled for years with this deficient design and limited resources. He will soon... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
No bonding bill irks Rathmanlocal level. The district has been working with Brown County landowners since 1
No bonding bill irks Rathman
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 4 hours ago
local level. The district has been working with Brown County landowners since 1958 to help them manage and protect land and water resources on all private lands. So far, Rathman doesn't have any November election competition. Terms for District 1... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Choices We Make with Benjamin Calderonto receive less than normal rain fall for the season and this we all have to pr
Choices We Make with Benjamin Calderon
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 4 hours ago
to receive less than normal rain fall for the season and this we all have to prepare for with more efficient use of water resources and effective conservation at our homes, offices, businesses and farms. It was also a relief to be reminded... Read more
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New Kerala
Pinarayi Vijayan sworn-in as Kerala CM - newkerala.com #67853who won from Kanhangad, took the oath as Revenue Minister; Thiruvalla legislato
Pinarayi Vijayan sworn-in as Kerala CM - newkerala.com #67853
New Kerala / Posted 5 hours ago
who won from Kanhangad, took the oath as Revenue Minister; Thiruvalla legislator Mathew T. Thomas of JD(S) took oath as Water Resources Minister; Elathoor MLA A.K. Saseendran of the NCP took oath as Transport Minister. Kadannappalli... Read more
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Zawya
In crackdown, Oman issues new rules for shisha cafésLegalnew regulations. Ordered to relocate Speaking to Gulf News, an official with
In crackdown, Oman issues new rules for shisha cafésLegal
Zawya / Posted 5 hours ago
new regulations. Ordered to relocate Speaking to Gulf News, an official with the Ministry of Regional Municipalities and Water Resources said the new regulations came after repeated complaints from Omani nationals about shisha cafés near their... Read more
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The Financial Express
2 years of Modi: Farm sector needs urgent action, says Ashok Gulatiwater, it intended to “introduce and promote low water consuming irrigation tec
2 years of Modi: Farm sector needs urgent action, says Ashok Gulati
The Financial Express / Posted 6 hours ago
water, it intended to “introduce and promote low water consuming irrigation techniques and optimum utilization of water resources”. However, during the last two years, instead farmers’ margins over costs—which hovered between 20-30% in... Read more
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The Hindu
China signs deals with Sudan to build nuclear reactorDevelopment and Reform Commission. Sun Qin, chairman of CNNC, said the company
China signs deals with Sudan to build nuclear reactor
The Hindu / Posted 6 hours ago
Development and Reform Commission. Sun Qin, chairman of CNNC, said the company will cooperate with Sudan’s Ministry of Water Resources and Electricity through the agreements. The company did not disclose the contract value or the type of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Kerala to continue with 5 year plan, retain Planning BoardMinistry, Ramachandran Kadannappally (Congress-S) will keep Ports ministry. Mat
Kerala to continue with 5 year plan, retain Planning Board
The Economic Times / Posted 9 hours ago
Ministry, Ramachandran Kadannappally (Congress-S) will keep Ports ministry. Mathew T Thomas (JD-S) will be the Minister of Water Resources. The ceremony was attended among others by CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury, former general secretary... Read more
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The Star
Diary Malaysia Thursday May 26at Taman Metropolitan, Kepong at 1700 (0900 GMT) KUALA LUMPUR- Deputy Prime Min
Diary Malaysia Thursday May 26
The Star / Posted 9 hours ago
at Taman Metropolitan, Kepong at 1700 (0900 GMT) KUALA LUMPUR- Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi chairs National Water Resources Council meeting at Bilik Jawatankuasa Khas, Aras 4, Menara Parlimen at 1450 (0650 GMT) KUALA LUMPUR: ALL... Read more
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The Borneo Post
9 pct of country’s rivers are polluted, says Wan Junaidiwith small base flow volume due to large percentage of paved areas,” he said in
9 pct of country’s rivers are polluted, says Wan Junaidi
The Borneo Post / Posted 10 hours ago
with small base flow volume due to large percentage of paved areas,” he said in his keynote speech at the Seminar on Water Resources Security in the Context of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGD) here yesterday. His text of speech was read... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Depp apology video: Barnaby Joyce tells actor 'Rise to the camera, old trout'Amber Heard: Australian biosecurity, had more than 650,000 views on the Austral
Depp apology video: Barnaby Joyce tells actor 'Rise to the camera, old trout'
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
Amber Heard: Australian biosecurity, had more than 650,000 views on the Australian Government Department of Agriculture and Water Resources YouTube Page. That's 25 times more than the channel's next-most-popular video and about 650 times more than... Read more
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Canberra Times
Johnny Depp and Amber Heard video 'reviewed'a feeling so impossible to define yet so perfectly captured on the Australian G
Johnny Depp and Amber Heard video 'reviewed'
Canberra Times / Posted 11 hours ago
a feeling so impossible to define yet so perfectly captured on the Australian Government Department of Agriculture and Water Resources' YouTube account. Actor Johnny Depp leaves court with his wife Amber Heard. Photo: Robert Shakespeare In yet... Read more
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Canberra Times
'Rise to the camera, old trout': Barnaby reviews Depp apologyAmber Heard: Australian biosecurity, had more than 650,000 views on the Austral
'Rise to the camera, old trout': Barnaby reviews Depp apology
Canberra Times / Posted 11 hours ago
Amber Heard: Australian biosecurity, had more than 650,000 views on the Australian Government Department of Agriculture and Water Resources YouTube Page. Johnny Depp and his wife Amber Heard apologise that "Pistol and Boo were not declared" and... Read more
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TechCrunch
Ripple is a Silicon Valley-based startup making milk from peasmany of them are problematic – soy is mostly from GMO crops and full of pestici
Ripple is a Silicon Valley-based startup making milk from peas
TechCrunch / Posted 11 hours ago
many of them are problematic – soy is mostly from GMO crops and full of pesticides, almond milk takes up a lot of precious water resources and coconut milk is hard on those suffering from irritable bowel syndrome. But peas are plentiful, full of... Read more
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The Telegraph
Assam CM allocates dutiesand food processing, animal husbandry and veterinary, urban development and tow
Assam CM allocates duties
The Telegraph / Posted 12 hours ago
and food processing, animal husbandry and veterinary, urban development and town and country planning Keshab Mahanta: Water resources, science and technology and information technology Pramila Rani Brahma: Environment and forest, soil... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Dairy farmers welcome concessional loan accessin concessional loans and a commitment to irrigation funding gives industry "tr
Dairy farmers welcome concessional loan access
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 hours ago
in concessional loans and a commitment to irrigation funding gives industry "tremendous confidence". Agriculture and Water Resources Minister Barnaby Joyce on Wednesday announced a Federal Government support package for dairy farmers affected... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
WA beekeeper worried new biosecurity law will open door to pestswithout it being scrutinised in dekpth and that makes me wonder why." A spokes
WA beekeeper worried new biosecurity law will open door to pests
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 hours ago
without it being scrutinised in dekpth and that makes me wonder why." A spokesperson for the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources said the Commonwealth conditions for importing honey under the Biosecurity Act would be the same as those for... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Lawsuit Filed to Protect Wildlife and San Pedro River from Sprawling DevelopmentLower San Pedro Watershed Alliance, a landowner-based conservation association.
Lawsuit Filed to Protect Wildlife and San Pedro River from Sprawling Development
CommonDreams.org / Posted 14 hours ago
Lower San Pedro Watershed Alliance, a landowner-based conservation association. “Our members are aware of the rapid loss of water resources and habitat that has taken place in every river valley of Arizona's growth corridor. Preserving this critical... Read more
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The China Post
Depp's war of words with Australian deputy leader continuesto Kimmel. In this file image made from video released by the Australian Gover
Depp's war of words with Australian deputy leader continues
The China Post / Posted 15 hours ago
to Kimmel. In this file image made from video released by the Australian Government Department of Agriculture and Water Resources on April 18, 2016, actor Johnny Depp and his wife, Amber Heard speak in a videotaped apology played during a... Read more
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The Hill
Panel sends $5B waterways measure to full HouseA House panel on Wednesday backed a $5 billion waterways bill to boost the nati
Panel sends $5B waterways measure to full House
The Hill / Posted 15 hours ago
A House panel on Wednesday backed a $5 billion waterways bill to boost the nation’s ports, harbors, dams and other water resources. The Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) of 2016, however, does not contain the same clean drinking water... Read more
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Quay County Sun
Candidate Q&A County Commission District 1renewable water source from Conchas Dam gives uay County an edge over other com
Candidate Q&A County Commission District 1
Quay County Sun / Posted 16 hours ago
renewable water source from Conchas Dam gives uay County an edge over other communities in our state where their water resources are being depleted. Q: It is easy to quote one’s strengths as a candidate, but what issue facing the county... Read more
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Business Standard India
Nitin Desai: People power for developmentby the villagers was that it focussed attention mainly on the impact of conserv
Nitin Desai: People power for development
Business Standard India / Posted 17 hours ago
by the villagers was that it focussed attention mainly on the impact of conservation of forests in the catchment on water resources. A couple of local youngsters had prepared a chart showing graphics about the increase in the duration of the... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
State posts fish advisory on Bear Creekor avoid fish from specific stream segments or bodies of water," said Calabrese
State posts fish advisory on Bear Creek
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 17 hours ago
or avoid fish from specific stream segments or bodies of water," said Calabrese-Benton, director of TDEC's Division of Water Resources. Bear Creek originates on the west side of Y-12, before flowing through a valley to join East Fork Poplar... Read more
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Grainnet.com
NGFA Comments on House Committee Passage of Waterways BillAssociation appreciates the efforts of the House Transportation and Infrastruct
NGFA Comments on House Committee Passage of Waterways Bill
Grainnet.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Association appreciates the efforts of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee today in approving the 2016 Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) in an important step toward more frequent and thorough oversight of the U.S. inland... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Congressman not ‘fixin’ water woes as previously statedwater problems. Unfortunately, his voting record and blatant disregard for resp
Congressman not ‘fixin’ water woes as previously stated
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 18 hours ago
water problems. Unfortunately, his voting record and blatant disregard for responsible stewardship of our precious water resources require further public scrutiny to hold him accountable for his actions. Ray Judah is a former Lee County... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Johnny Depp says Australian leader looks 'inbred with a tomato'like, (he was) inbred with a tomato." Image of video released by the Australia
Johnny Depp says Australian leader looks 'inbred with a tomato'
Lowell Sun / Posted 18 hours ago
like, (he was) inbred with a tomato." Image of video released by the Australian Government Department of Agriculture and Water Resources in April, showing Johnny Depp and Amber Heard apologizing for bringing their dogs into the country illegally.... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
NGT directs inspection of AOL site on Yamuna to assess damagefor implementation of ‘Maili se Nirmal Yamuna Revitalisation Project 2017’ and
NGT directs inspection of AOL site on Yamuna to assess damage
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 19 hours ago
for implementation of ‘Maili se Nirmal Yamuna Revitalisation Project 2017’ and is headed by secretary of ministry of water resources. It also comprises of three experts members -- Professor C R Babu, Professor A K Gosain and Professor Brij... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
Site plan review ticketed for public hearing; legislation would be a first for Islandprepared by Town Attorney Laury Dowd, is to “mitigate the environmental impacts
Site plan review ticketed for public hearing; legislation would be a first for Island
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 19 hours ago
prepared by Town Attorney Laury Dowd, is to “mitigate the environmental impacts of new development on the land, and water resources” and “prevent overcrowding of land or buildings.” The issue came to a head in March when Supervisor Jim... Read more
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dna
Sri Sri extravaganza: NGT directs inspection of Art of Living site on Yamuna to assess damagefor implementation of 'Maili se Nirmal Yamuna Revitalisation Project 2017' and
Sri Sri extravaganza: NGT directs inspection of Art of Living site on Yamuna to assess damage
dna / Posted 20 hours ago
for implementation of 'Maili se Nirmal Yamuna Revitalisation Project 2017' and is headed by Secretary of Ministry of Water Resources. It also comprises of three experts members -- Professor C R Babu, Professor A K Gosain and Professor Brij... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Authority Asks Coast Water Bodies to Pay Sh165 Million Debtmay be cut off from piped water supply if the Coast Water Services Board fails
Authority Asks Coast Water Bodies to Pay Sh165 Million Debt
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
may be cut off from piped water supply if the Coast Water Services Board fails to settle a Sh165 million debt it owe the Water Resources Management Authority (WRMA). According to WRMA chief executive officer Philip Olum, the debt has accrued... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Irrigation Minister Meets EIB DelegationMinister of Water Resources and Irrigation Mohamed Abdel Aati met a delegation
Irrigation Minister Meets EIB Delegation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Minister of Water Resources and Irrigation Mohamed Abdel Aati met a delegation of the European Investment Bank (EIB) to discuss pre-fiscal studies on a project of treating water in Kutchner drain which will be implemented with support of the EU and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Told to Support Small Farmers Instead of GMOsuse that opportunity to develop their own genetically-modified seeds which we d
Govt Told to Support Small Farmers Instead of GMOs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
use that opportunity to develop their own genetically-modified seeds which we don't own," he said. "We still have forests, water resources; we still can commercialize the native seeds." Bridget Mugambe, a policy advocate at Afsa, said Uganda had... Read more
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Daily Mail
Footage shows four-storey building toppled over in raging floodwaterscleared the place before nature did'. And So Kam Tam wrote: 'The power of natu
Footage shows four-storey building toppled over in raging floodwaters
Daily Mail / Posted 22 hours ago
cleared the place before nature did'. And So Kam Tam wrote: 'The power of nature! Horrible!' Today, China's Ministry of Water Resources warned that the country is likely to see more rainfalls during this year's flood season. Severe rainstorms... Read more
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CBC.ca
Lack of rain blamed for minor drought conditions in the Rideau Valleyit won't be enough to ease the dry conditions. "Our focus certainly is the sma
Lack of rain blamed for minor drought conditions in the Rideau Valley
CBC.ca / Posted 23 hours ago
it won't be enough to ease the dry conditions. "Our focus certainly is the smaller streams," said Patrick Larson, a senior water resources technician at the Rideau Valley Conservation Authority. "The small streams are becoming intermittent, and... Read more
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The Hindu
Pinarayi Vijayan sworn in as Kerala CMoath as Transport Minister. A five-time MLA, he won from Elathoor. 04.05 p.m.:
Pinarayi Vijayan sworn in as Kerala CM
The Hindu / Posted 23 hours ago
oath as Transport Minister. A five-time MLA, he won from Elathoor. 04.05 p.m.: Mathew T. Thomas of JD(S) takes oath as Water Resources Minister. He won from Thiruvalla. He was the Transport Minister in the previous LDF government before... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Living Without Waterof Governor David Umahi has since continued with the reticulation process amid
Living Without Water
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of Governor David Umahi has since continued with the reticulation process amid some challenges. The State Commissioner for Water Resources, Mr Francis Orji who spoke with the South East Voice, noted that the present administration was committed to... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Farming in 2050: storing carbon could help meet Australia's climate goalstrade-offs are likely. Trees use a lot more water than crops and pasture, so we
Farming in 2050: storing carbon could help meet Australia's climate goals
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
trade-offs are likely. Trees use a lot more water than crops and pasture, so we will need to think carefully about managing water resources. Australians care about their land and are more aware than ever about what is happening to it. While we can... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Arizona Reworking Drought Planin the massive reservoir to stop even more austere cutbacks later on, said Clin
Arizona Reworking Drought Plan
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted yesterday
in the massive reservoir to stop even more austere cutbacks later on, said Clint Chandler with the state’s Department of Water Resources. “Those reductions are similar to an insurance premium," said Chandler. "So through these actions we are... Read more
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The Hindu
Pinarayi Vijayanto keep Home portfoliothe Public Works portfolio, which it had taken over after the exit of KC(J) fro
Pinarayi Vijayanto keep Home portfolio
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
the Public Works portfolio, which it had taken over after the exit of KC(J) from the alliance, the CPI might press for the Water Resources portfolio that the RSP used to handle. A formal decision on the portfolios would be available by Tuesday or... Read more
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ABC News
Depp's Dog Fight With Australian Deputy Leader ContinuesPressFILE - In this file image made from video released by the Australian Gover
Depp's Dog Fight With Australian Deputy Leader Continues
ABC News / Posted yesterday
PressFILE - In this file image made from video released by the Australian Government Department of Agriculture and Water Resources on April 18, 2016, actor Johnny Depp and his wife, Amber Heard speak in a videotaped apology played during a... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Depp's dog fight with Australian deputy leader continuesFILE - In this file image made from video released by the Australian Government
Depp's dog fight with Australian deputy leader continues
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted yesterday
FILE - In this file image made from video released by the Australian Government Department of Agriculture and Water Resources on April 18, 2016, actor Johnny Depp and his wife, Amber Heard speak in a videotaped apology played during a hearing at the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Depp's war of words with Australian deputy leader continuesFILE - In this file image made from video released by the Australian Government
Depp's war of words with Australian deputy leader continues
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
FILE - In this file image made from video released by the Australian Government Department of Agriculture and Water Resources on April 18, 2016, actor Johnny Depp and his wife, Amber Heard speak in a videotaped apology played during a hearing at the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Johnny Depp and $1 a litre milk on Barnaby’s menua 20c per litre milk fund, saying unlike others he was not cynical about the fo
Johnny Depp and $1 a litre milk on Barnaby’s menu
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
a 20c per litre milk fund, saying unlike others he was not cynical about the food giant’s move. But the Agriculture and water resources Minister said in Victoria last week - during talks with dairy farmers and industry members contending with... Read more
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