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Fernie Free Press
Bennett reflects on 15 years in officeLast week, Kootenay East MLA Bill Bennett announced he would not be seeking re-
Bennett reflects on 15 years in office
Fernie Free Press / Posted 19 hours ago
Last week, Kootenay East MLA Bill Bennett announced he would not be seeking re-election in the upcoming provincial election. This will be the first time his name is not on the ballot since 2001. Bennett says there is no other reason for wanting to... Read more
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Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin
New Wasaga Beach councillor sworn inWASAGA BEACH - New Wasaga Beach councillor Joseph Belanger was sworn into offic
New Wasaga Beach councillor sworn in
Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin / Posted yesterday
WASAGA BEACH - New Wasaga Beach councillor Joseph Belanger was sworn into office Tuesday night and then immediately put to work. The first order of business was an easy one; a unanimous vote to approve July 28 to Aug. 6 as Fierte Simcoe Pride Week... Read more
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Fernie Free Press
David Wilks seeking Liberal MLA nominationseat. His announcement came days after current MLA Bill Bennett announced he wo
David Wilks seeking Liberal MLA nomination
Fernie Free Press / Posted yesterday
seat. His announcement came days after current MLA Bill Bennett announced he would not be seeking re-election in the 2017 provincial election. Wilks believes his views align with the BC Liberal party and has the experience to be an effective MLA... Read more
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The Manila Times
Marcoses swear into office in IlocosJune 29, 2016 9:39 pm THREE Marcoses and newly elected local officials of Iloc
Marcoses swear into office in Ilocos
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
June 29, 2016 9:39 pm THREE Marcoses and newly elected local officials of Ilocos Norte took their oath in a simple ceremony at Plaza del Norte Hotel and Convention Center in Laoag City on Tuesday, taking a cue... Read more
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Daily News
From off-track to the right trackas well as military service chiefs. The High Commissioner travelled to Jaffna,
From off-track to the right track
Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
as well as military service chiefs. The High Commissioner travelled to Jaffna, Trincomalee and Kandy, where he met provincial chief ministers and officials, religious leaders and a broad spectrum of victims and civil society... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Calgary tot's septic tank plunge at rest stop prompts review by Saskatchewan governmentPickersgill, his wife Denaie McCarthy, and their three daughters were heading t
Calgary tot's septic tank plunge at rest stop prompts review by Saskatchewan government
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Pickersgill, his wife Denaie McCarthy, and their three daughters were heading to Regina when they stopped at a tourism information centre near Maple Creek Thursday about 1:30 p.m. for a picnic. After lunch, the kids were playing in the... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
NegrosChronicle.comGovernor Mark Macias, 52, who was sworn in as governor last June 17 by RTC Exec
NegrosChronicle.com
Negros Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Governor Mark Macias, 52, who was sworn in as governor last June 17 by RTC Execu-tive Judge Gerardo Paguio, said that the provincial government bureaucracy is so much in disar-ray that �we need to reboot first, before we can move on.� In computer... Read more
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Rappler
Romblon governor, residents oppose mining applicationlodge a complaint against the mining application of Asian Palladium Mineral Res
Romblon governor, residents oppose mining application
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
lodge a complaint against the mining application of Asian Palladium Mineral Resources, Incorporated. Photo from Romblon's Provincial Information and Communications Office MANILA, Philippines – Residents of 7 municipalities in Romblon filed a... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
8 old reliables back to action inside SidlakanEdward Mark Macias, 52 , immediately started the rigodon by issuing relief and
8 old reliables back to action inside Sidlakan
Negros Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Edward Mark Macias, 52 , immediately started the rigodon by issuing relief and reshuffle orders to key personnel in the provincial government of Negros Oriental. He took over Gov. Roel Degamo by virtue of a dismissal order for Gov. Roel Degamo... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Romblon governor, residents ask MGB to deny mining applicationfrom seven municipalities of Tablas Island lodged a complaint today at the Mine
Romblon governor, residents ask MGB to deny mining application
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
from seven municipalities of Tablas Island lodged a complaint today at the Mines and Geosciences Bureau Region IV-B office in Manila against an application for offshore mining near the island. In April of this year, Asian Palladium Mineral... Read more
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Pilipino Star
A nation in waitinglawless elements. Over a period of 20 years, he turned Davao City from the “mur
A nation in waiting
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
lawless elements. Over a period of 20 years, he turned Davao City from the “murder capital of the Philippines” to what tourism organizations now describe as “the most peaceful city in Southeast Asia.” Duterte had humble beginnings. His father,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Triumphs, tribulations, and challengeswas swept into power via landslide victory on a promise to fight corruption and
Triumphs, tribulations, and challenges
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
was swept into power via landslide victory on a promise to fight corruption and poverty. Fast-forward to his final days in office, the reluctant leader’s presidency has been a roller coaster ride marked by triumphs and tribulations. Although he... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Personal tragedy pushed Eleanor McMahon into Ontario politicsMcMahon’s path to the Ontario legislature began a decade ago on the worst day o
Personal tragedy pushed Eleanor McMahon into Ontario politics
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 days ago
McMahon’s path to the Ontario legislature began a decade ago on the worst day of her life – the day her husband, Ontario Provincial Police officer Greg Stobbart, was killed by a careless driver while cycling on a country road near Milton,... Read more
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Daily News
Parliament-in the education sector could be ended by the good governance government. Bill
Parliament-
Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
in the education sector could be ended by the good governance government. Bill presented in House for establishment of office for missing persons A Bill was presented in Parliament for the establishment of an office for missing persons. The... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Forum: Dark clouds over Sudburyelected representative facing difficult economic times. It's a situation he mos
Forum: Dark clouds over Sudbury
The Sudbury Star / Posted 8 days ago
elected representative facing difficult economic times. It's a situation he most likely did not anticipate before taking office, but which he now acknowledges. What will he have to say with respect to this situation when he speaks to the Greater... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
History, scenery and climate – but endless billsGuest Speaker at the Paihia & District Ratepayers’ Association AGM Tourism Pai
History, scenery and climate – but endless bills
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
Guest Speaker at the Paihia & District Ratepayers’ Association AGM Tourism Paihia War Memorial Hall, 5pm, Monday, 20th June, 2016Paihia and districts is one of the jewels in New Zealand’s crown. It is... Read more
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iol.co.za
Meet the man taking on a department in deep crisisand represented by small white hooks on the walls, are Mchunu and Dlungwane. T
Meet the man taking on a department in deep crisis
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
and represented by small white hooks on the walls, are Mchunu and Dlungwane. They are now stacked in a room in the same offices with portraits of many former members of the executive - including former deputy president Kgalema Motlanthe. It is... Read more
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Balita
La Union drivers to be trained as tourism frontliners June 18, 2016 1:40 am SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union, June 17 — A two-day semin
La Union drivers to be trained as tourism frontliners
Balita / Posted 13 days ago
June 18, 2016 1:40 am SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union, June 17 — A two-day seminar designed to create a pool of tour guides from among the local drivers will be held here from June 23-24 this... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Butter Tart Festival was sweetand book a boat slip if needed. MacNeil gets Sheraton promotion Dan Young of
Butter Tart Festival was sweet
Sarnia Observer / Posted 13 days ago
and book a boat slip if needed. MacNeil gets Sheraton promotion Dan Young of Starwood Hotels and Resorts' head office in Toronto tells me that Greg MacNeil has been appointed director of operations for the Sheraton Gateway Hotel in... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Butter Tart Festival was sweetand book a boat slip if needed. MacNeil gets Sheraton promotion Dan Young of
Butter Tart Festival was sweet
Chatham Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
and book a boat slip if needed. MacNeil gets Sheraton promotion Dan Young of Starwood Hotels and Resorts' head office in Toronto tells me that Greg MacNeil has been appointed director of operations for the Sheraton Gateway Hotel in... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Martial law in Mindanao eyedbeheading of Canadian hostage Robert Hall, vowing to crush the Abu Sayyaf and t
Martial law in Mindanao eyed
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
beheading of Canadian hostage Robert Hall, vowing to crush the Abu Sayyaf and the illegal drugs syndicates once he assumes office on June 30. The incoming chief of staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) is open to the proposal of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
North West Public Servants Enthused By Fifth Administration Visionacross the three Districts of the North West Province have expressed their grea
North West Public Servants Enthused By Fifth Administration Vision
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
across the three Districts of the North West Province have expressed their greatest support and excitement about the Provincial Government's service delivery programmes, which according to them are a true reflection of a people-driven... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Local Government NZ Speech by Rt Hon Winston PetersNew Zealand First Leader and Member of Parliament for Northland Rt Hon Winston
Local Government NZ Speech by Rt Hon Winston Peters
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 15 days ago
New Zealand First Leader and Member of Parliament for Northland Rt Hon Winston PetersLocal Government New ZealandRural and Provincial Local Government Sector meetingMac’s Function Centre4 Taranaki Street Wharf1pm, Thursday, June 16th 2016LOCAL... Read more
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Asia Sentinel
Thai Junta’s Charter Referendum in DoubtHer tour of northern Phrae province had been billed for weeks through a campaig
Thai Junta’s Charter Referendum in Doubt
Asia Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
Her tour of northern Phrae province had been billed for weeks through a campaign for what she called a drive to promote tourism and to meet and greet some of her Facebook fans, which number 5 million. Her reception was rapturous, with many... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Diving activities in Monad Shoal in Cebu suspended after ship groundingdiving activities in the area considering that there is still an ongoing assess
Diving activities in Monad Shoal in Cebu suspended after ship grounding
Inquirier.net / Posted 16 days ago
diving activities in the area considering that there is still an ongoing assessment being conducted by our teams,” said Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (PDRRMO) head Baltazar Tribunalo Jr. But tourists can explore the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
15 June 2016Questions and Answers - Wednesday, , 5:20 pmPress Release: Office of the Clerk1
15 June 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 16 days ago
Questions and Answers - Wednesday, , 5:20 pmPress Release: Office of the Clerk1. Economic Outlook—Reports[Sitting date: . Volume:715;Page:2. Text is subject to correction.]1.CHRIS BISHOP (National) to the Minister... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Foreign vessel damages 2.4 hectares of Cebu coralsIsland, northern Cebu, were damaged after a foreign vessel loaded with cement r
Foreign vessel damages 2.4 hectares of Cebu corals
Manila Bulletin / Posted 17 days ago
Island, northern Cebu, were damaged after a foreign vessel loaded with cement ran aground in the area Monday. The Cebu Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Office (PENRO) said its initial assessment showed that 2.4 hectares of corals... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Arrangement Fee' Paid to Secure Loans"The officials who broke the law in Mozambique need to be held accountable by t
'Arrangement Fee' Paid to Secure Loans
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
"The officials who broke the law in Mozambique need to be held accountable by the Administrative Court and the Central Office for Combating Corruption. This includes the lenders and financial institutions which facilitated these loans. In... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Sudbury MPP given energy 'puzzle'Glenn Thibeault promoted to provincial cabinet Glenn Thibeault, the former New
Sudbury MPP given energy 'puzzle'
The Sudbury Star / Posted 17 days ago
Glenn Thibeault promoted to provincial cabinet Glenn Thibeault, the former New Democrat MP, is now Ontario's energy minister. Thibeault was one of seven backbenchers promoted Monday by Premier Kathleen Wynne to an expanded 30-seat Ontario cabinet... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Ex-staffer speaks outtruth with openness and transparency,” Michelle Tavano, one of four women worki
Ex-staffer speaks out
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 17 days ago
truth with openness and transparency,” Michelle Tavano, one of four women working at Craitor’s Niagara Falls constituency office in 2013, told the Niagara Falls Review. “He can begin by doing this, then, he may ask for forgiveness. It is also my... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Ex-staffer to Craitor: 'Tell the truth'truth with openness and transparency,” Michelle Tavano, one of four women worki
Ex-staffer to Craitor: 'Tell the truth'
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 17 days ago
truth with openness and transparency,” Michelle Tavano, one of four women working at Craitor’s Niagara Falls constituency office in 2013, told the Niagara Falls Review. “He can begin by doing this, then, he may ask for forgiveness. It is also my... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Ex-staffer to Craitor: 'Tell the truth'truth with openness and transparency,” Michelle Tavano, one of four women worki
Ex-staffer to Craitor: 'Tell the truth'
Welland Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
truth with openness and transparency,” Michelle Tavano, one of four women working at Craitor’s Niagara Falls constituency office in 2013, told the Niagara Falls Review. “He can begin by doing this, then, he may ask for forgiveness. It is also my... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Ex-staffer speaks outtruth with openness and transparency,” Michelle Tavano, one of four women worki
Ex-staffer speaks out
Welland Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
truth with openness and transparency,” Michelle Tavano, one of four women working at Craitor’s Niagara Falls constituency office in 2013, told the Niagara Falls Review. “He can begin by doing this, then, he may ask for forgiveness. It is also my... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Ex-staffer speaks outtruth with openness and transparency,” Michelle Tavano, one of four women worki
Ex-staffer speaks out
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 17 days ago
truth with openness and transparency,” Michelle Tavano, one of four women working at Craitor’s Niagara Falls constituency office in 2013, told the Niagara Falls Review. “He can begin by doing this, then, he may ask for forgiveness. It is also my... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Victoria goes from frumpy to funkyCapital Park. Almost a full city block, behind the legislative buildings, it fe
Victoria goes from frumpy to funky
The Globe and Mail / Posted 17 days ago
Capital Park. Almost a full city block, behind the legislative buildings, it features approximately 235,000 square feet of office space in two buildings, retail space and a planned four other buildings with approximately 200 units of rental and... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Twinkling with Ninfa Leonardiareportedly did not join the celebration. A few days ago, all newly elected nati
Twinkling with Ninfa Leonardia
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 18 days ago
reportedly did not join the celebration. A few days ago, all newly elected national officials took their oath of office, but the president-elect did not join them. Maybe he does not believe we are truly independent, or should be... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Dunedin strengthens ties with Qingdaoat a civic level has flow-on benefits for local businesses." “Dunedin’s Project
Dunedin strengthens ties with Qingdao
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 18 days ago
at a civic level has flow-on benefits for local businesses." “Dunedin’s Project China efforts focus on promoting our city's tourism, food and beverages, technology and education sectors. "We have well established ties with Qingdao, for instance... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Zikalala in charge of govt businessSabelo Nsele, The Witness Sihle Zikalala (Amanda Khoza, News24) Pietermaritzb
Zikalala in charge of govt business
News 24 South Africa / Posted 18 days ago
Sabelo Nsele, The Witness Sihle Zikalala (Amanda Khoza, News24) Pietermaritzburg - Newly sworn-in Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs MEC Sihle Zikalala has been appointed as the leader of government business in the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Beauty queen cop in Duterte’s security servicewho worked in the military competed at the Miss Universe pageant. Just recently
Beauty queen cop in Duterte’s security service
Manila Standard Today / Posted 19 days ago
who worked in the military competed at the Miss Universe pageant. Just recently, Deshauna Barber, a 26-year-old Army Officer, currently a logistics commander for the 988th Quartermaster Department Unit in Fort Meade, Md., was named Miss USA... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘Potential R120bn boost’ for KZN economyThat was the word from the new KZN MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and En
‘Potential R120bn boost’ for KZN economy
iol.co.za / Posted 20 days ago
That was the word from the new KZN MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environment, Sihle Zikalala, at Friday’s Environmental Summit held in Durban. Zikalala revealed that a total of 220 EIA applications were pending “which have the potential... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
HIV-AIDS cases rising in Aklan Aklan — Tourism at the world-renowned Boracay Island in Malay town was tagged
HIV-AIDS cases rising in Aklan
Manila Bulletin / Posted 20 days ago
Aklan — Tourism at the world-renowned Boracay Island in Malay town was tagged as a key factor in the rising number of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) cases in Aklan province. This was the assessment of Dr. Vic Sta.... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Carbon neutral program launchedall possible areas in the country, Bucari was chosen by the SFFI for its ecolog
Carbon neutral program launched
Manila Bulletin / Posted 21 days ago
all possible areas in the country, Bucari was chosen by the SFFI for its ecological value and as an emerging eco-tourism site. “Bucari is where the headwaters of Aganan and Sibalom rivers could be found. It is also a forest conservation... Read more
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The Seattle Times
B.C.’s scenic Fraser Canyon has hikes, tunnels, tram — and a great rivergeography makes possible. Baiden’s Mighty Fraser Motel, near Boston Bar, is on
B.C.’s scenic Fraser Canyon has hikes, tunnels, tram — and a great river
The Seattle Times / Posted 22 days ago
geography makes possible. Baiden’s Mighty Fraser Motel, near Boston Bar, is one of a slew built during the canyon’s tourism heyday in the mid-20th century. When the new Highway 5 provided a faster route from Vancouver to points north and... Read more
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BC Local News
Electric vehicle owners rally in Chilliwack to launch 'fast charge' stationsvehicle owners from across the Lower Mainland are planning to rally at the Fras
Electric vehicle owners rally in Chilliwack to launch 'fast charge' stations
BC Local News / Posted 23 days ago
vehicle owners from across the Lower Mainland are planning to rally at the Fraser Valley Regional District (FVRD) main office in Chilliwack on Friday to officially launch two new "fast charge" electric vehicle (EV) stations. One is in the... Read more
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iol.co.za
KZN cabinet reshuffle: more turbulence aheadon Tuesday with newly appointed Agriculture MEC Themba Mthembu expected to decl
KZN cabinet reshuffle: more turbulence ahead
iol.co.za / Posted 24 days ago
on Tuesday with newly appointed Agriculture MEC Themba Mthembu expected to decline the post. Mthembu - a fierce critic of provincial party chairman Sihle Zikalala - would throw provincial governance and the tripartite alliance into further turmoil... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Thailand: Attackers of British family sentenced to two years in prisonBritish family during their holiday in Hua Hin, Thailand in April have been sen
Thailand: Attackers of British family sentenced to two years in prison
Asian Correspondent / Posted 25 days ago
British family during their holiday in Hua Hin, Thailand in April have been sentenced to two years in prison. The Hua Hin Provincial court on Sunday initially sentenced the men to four years prison, but reduced the term by half after they... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Conservation Mattersis basically the forest. Negros is one of the heavily-deforested islands in th
Conservation Matters
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 25 days ago
is basically the forest. Negros is one of the heavily-deforested islands in the country. While recent reports from the Provincial Environment Management Office of the provincial government of Negros Occidental claimed that the province's forest... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Hua Hin attackers get two years(Photo from Hua Hin CCTV) Related Stories PRACHUAP KHIRI KHAN: The Hua Hin Pr
Hua Hin attackers get two years
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 25 days ago
(Photo from Hua Hin CCTV) Related Stories PRACHUAP KHIRI KHAN: The Hua Hin Provincial Court on Sunday sentenced the four Thai men who savagely assaulted three British tourists in Hua Hin during Songkran to four years in prison. The jail term was... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Hua Hin Brit attackers get two years in jailOwen and his wife Rosemary, who still shows the black eye from being punched an
Hua Hin Brit attackers get two years in jail
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 26 days ago
Owen and his wife Rosemary, who still shows the black eye from being punched and kicked in the face, arrive at the Hua Hin Provincial Court on May 2 to testify against their assailants. (Photos by Chanat Katanyu) The Hua Hin Provincial Court on... Read more
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Rappler
Cebu gov’t suspends canyoneering in 2 towns for 'safety reasons'for the tour guide, safety gear, and transportation to nearby barangays. Safet
Cebu gov’t suspends canyoneering in 2 towns for 'safety reasons'
Rappler / Posted 26 days ago
for the tour guide, safety gear, and transportation to nearby barangays. Safety assessment The order came after the Cebu Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (PDRRMO) conducted a safety assessment on the canyoneering site on... Read more
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