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The Middletown Press
Indonesia politician's graft trial delayed by stomach woesFormer speaker of Indonesia's parliament Setya Novanto, center, walks as he is
The Middletown Press / Posted 4 minutes ago
Former speaker of Indonesia's parliament Setya Novanto, center, walks as he is escorted by investigators during his trial in Jakarta, Indonesia , Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017. The top Indonesian politician accused of involvement in one of the country's... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Indonesia politician's graft trial delayed by stomach woesFormer speaker of Indonesia's parliament Setya Novanto, center, walks as he is
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 9 minutes ago
Former speaker of Indonesia's parliament Setya Novanto, center, walks as he is escorted by investigators during his trial in Jakarta, Indonesia , Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017. The top Indonesian politician accused of involvement in one of the country's... Read more
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DW
German parliament's plan to give automatic pay raises to MPs criticized |Lawmakers in Germany's newest Bundestag, the lower house of parliament, are pre
DW / Posted 10 minutes ago
Lawmakers in Germany's newest Bundestag, the lower house of parliament, are preparing to push forward with regulations that would enable them to receive pay raises at the cost of transparency to taxpayers, critics warned on Tuesday. According a... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Drowsy Driver Awareness Dayis located at www.akilla.co.nzThe New Zealand Drowsy Driving Awareness Day – 13
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 minutes ago
is located at www.akilla.co.nzThe New Zealand Drowsy Driving Awareness Day – 13th December was announced at the New Zealand Parliament on the 13th December 2006.Happy Christmas & Safe DrivingMartin S. JenkinsNew Zealand Sleep Safety Ltd© Scoop... Read more
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New York Daily News
Indonesia politician's graft trial delayed by stomach woesFormer speaker of Indonesia's parliament Setya Novanto, center, walks as he is
New York Daily News / Posted 12 minutes ago
Former speaker of Indonesia's parliament Setya Novanto, center, walks as he is escorted by investigators during his trial in Jakarta, Indonesia, Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017. The top Indonesian politician accused of involvement in one of the country's... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Aussie Voters Seek to Deny Kiwis a Choiceafternoon, I was shown an email from Right to Life Australia which urged their
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 minutes ago
afternoon, I was shown an email from Right to Life Australia which urged their supporters to contact New Zealand Members of Parliament telling them to vote against my End of Life Choice Bill. “MPs will have received many emails from opponents of my... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Indonesia politician's graft trial delayed by stomach woesFormer speaker of Indonesia's parliament Setya Novanto, center, walks as he is
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 20 minutes ago
Former speaker of Indonesia's parliament Setya Novanto, center, walks as he is escorted by investigators during his trial in Jakarta, Indonesia , Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017. The top Indonesian politician accused of involvement in one of the country's... Read more
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The Age
Uniting Church concerned about ATO not safeguarding holiday workersfor the ATO to act as if the government has gotten its secrecy law for the empl
The Age / Posted 20 minutes ago
for the ATO to act as if the government has gotten its secrecy law for the employers of backpackers through the parliament. “The government should abandon its secrecy bill and ask the ATO to implement a proper public register of those... Read more
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The Border Mail
Greens target Wills in push to claim five Melbourne seatssaid. Labor incumbent Peter Khalil is considered by party strategists to have
The Border Mail / Posted 21 minutes ago
said. Labor incumbent Peter Khalil is considered by party strategists to have been an effective local MP since entering parliament last year, pressuring the Turnbull government on grassroots issues such as slow NBN speeds and noise concerns at... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Uniting Church concerned about ATO not safeguarding holiday workersfor the ATO to act as if the government has gotten its secrecy law for the empl
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 22 minutes ago
for the ATO to act as if the government has gotten its secrecy law for the employers of backpackers through the parliament. “The government should abandon its secrecy bill and ask the ATO to implement a proper public register of those... Read more
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FOX Business
Indonesia politician's graft trial delayed by stomach woesa postponement while his medical condition is checked. Lawyers for Setya Novan
FOX Business / Posted 25 minutes ago
a postponement while his medical condition is checked. Lawyers for Setya Novanto, the former speaker of Indonesia's parliament, argued Wednesday he was too ill to stand trial but prosecutors said he was in good health. Judges postponed the... Read more
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Strathroy Age Dispatch
Wynne’s lawsuit ‘a stunt’trial” and went on to describe her as a “sitting premier, sitting in trial.” T
Strathroy Age Dispatch / Posted 25 minutes ago
trial” and went on to describe her as a “sitting premier, sitting in trial.” The premier was not on trial and had waived parliamentary privilege in order to testify as a witness, her lawyers note. Brown himself had still not been served with the... Read more
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FOX Business
Indonesia politician's graft trial delayed by stomach woeshis medical condition is checked. Continue Reading Below Lawyers for Setya No
FOX Business / Posted 25 minutes ago
his medical condition is checked. Continue Reading Below Lawyers for Setya Novanto, the former speaker of Indonesia's parliament, argued Wednesday he was too ill to stand trial but prosecutors said he was in good health. Judges postponed the... Read more
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The Age
Where there's a Wills there's a way in Greens push to claim inner Melbourne said. Labor incumbent Peter Khalil is considered by party strategists to have
The Age / Posted 30 minutes ago
said. Labor incumbent Peter Khalil is considered by party strategists to have been an effective local MP since entering parliament last year, pressuring the Turnbull government on grassroots issues such as slow NBN speeds and noise concerns at... Read more
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heraldscotland
Poorer pupils "falling behind" wealthier classmates as they get olderto give every child the best start in life and reforming education, backed by £
heraldscotland / Posted 31 minutes ago
to give every child the best start in life and reforming education, backed by £750 million over the course of this parliament through the Attainment Scotland Fund. “We have also set out a robust package of indicators to measure progress... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Where there's a Wills there's a way in Greens push to claim inner Melbourne said. Labor incumbent Peter Khalil is considered by party strategists to have
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 32 minutes ago
said. Labor incumbent Peter Khalil is considered by party strategists to have been an effective local MP since entering parliament last year, pressuring the Turnbull government on grassroots issues such as slow NBN speeds and noise concerns at... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Overview with Gywnne Dyergo on ignoring this question, because she depends on the support of a small Nor
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 45 minutes ago
go on ignoring this question, because she depends on the support of a small Northern Irish party for her majority in parliament. In the end, she had to agree to what she called �regulatory alignment' between the UK and the EU in order to keep... Read more
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DW
Brexit Diaries 21: David Davis and the struggles of a minister |after Davis had said in November that studies had been carried out for 56 econo
DW / Posted an hour ago
after Davis had said in November that studies had been carried out for 56 economic sectors in "excruciating detail." Parliament wanted to read them but the government didn't budge. Ultimately it took a rule dating back to the 18th Century to... Read more
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The North West Star
Dastyari to draw taxpayer salary for weeksif she does not win the seat of Bennelong in a byelection this Saturday - will
The North West Star / Posted an hour ago
if she does not win the seat of Bennelong in a byelection this Saturday - will then have to be confirmed by the NSW Parliament. Senator Dastyari quit over revelations in Fairfax Media over his links to Chinese Communist Party-linked... Read more
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The Age
Liberal Candice Burch officially elected to the ACT Legislative Assembly partyroom majority women, coming a year after the ACT became the first Australi
The Age / Posted an hour ago
partyroom majority women, coming a year after the ACT became the first Australian jurisdiction with a majority female parliament. Women will make up 14 out of the 25 members of the parliament from 2018. Mr Doszpot died after a nine-year... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Liberal Candice Burch officially elected to the ACT Legislative Assembly partyroom majority women, coming a year after the ACT became the first Australi
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted an hour ago
partyroom majority women, coming a year after the ACT became the first Australian jurisdiction with a majority female parliament. Women will make up 14 out of the 25 members of the parliament from 2018. Mr Doszpot died after a nine-year... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China marks Nanjing Massacre anniversary but Xi silentin the eastern city of Nanjing, Yu Zhengsheng, who heads a high profile but lar
Channel NewsAsia / Posted an hour ago
in the eastern city of Nanjing, Yu Zhengsheng, who heads a high profile but largely ceremonial advisory body to China's parliament, said China and Japan were neighbours with deep historic ties. China will deepen relations with all its... Read more
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Fortune
Theresa May Faces Parliamentary Showdown with Brexit RebelsPrime Minister Theresa May’s control of the Brexit process will undergo its sti
Fortune / Posted an hour ago
Prime Minister Theresa May’s control of the Brexit process will undergo its stiffest parliamentary test yet on Wednesday, when she faces a showdown with rebels in her own party over the laws that will take Britain out of the European Union. May’s... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Sam Dastyari to keep drawing taxpayer salary for weeks, despite resigningif she does not win the seat of Bennelong in a byelection this Saturday – will
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted an hour ago
if she does not win the seat of Bennelong in a byelection this Saturday – will then have to be confirmed by the NSW Parliament. The Labor senator has resigned from Parliament over his China links, as pressure mounted on him to be... Read more
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The Age
Sam Dastyari to keep drawing taxpayer salary for weeks, despite resigningif she does not win the seat of Bennelong in a byelection this Saturday – will
The Age / Posted an hour ago
if she does not win the seat of Bennelong in a byelection this Saturday – will then have to be confirmed by the NSW Parliament. The Labor senator has resigned from Parliament over his China links, as pressure mounted on him to be... Read more
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Manning River Times
Tasmania could become first state to blow up the pokiesPrime Minister Julia Gillard talks with Independent Mp Andrew Wilkie at the con
Manning River Times / Posted an hour ago
Prime Minister Julia Gillard talks with Independent Mp Andrew Wilkie at the conclusion of question time at Parliament House Canberra on Tuesday 10 May 2011. Photo by Andrew Meares / Fairfax SPECIAL 000000 Tasmania would become the first state to... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Shorten defends Dastyari’s departure planpoliticians to take time to wrap up their affairs. The embattled NSW Labor fig
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 2 hours ago
politicians to take time to wrap up their affairs. The embattled NSW Labor figure announced on Tuesday he will quit parliament after being engulfed in a deepening scandal concerning his links to a Chinese political donor. But foreshadowing... Read more
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Wallaceburg Courier Press
Wynne’s lawsuit ‘a stunt’trial” and went on to describe her as a “sitting premier, sitting in trial.” T
Wallaceburg Courier Press / Posted 2 hours ago
trial” and went on to describe her as a “sitting premier, sitting in trial.” The premier was not on trial and had waived parliamentary privilege in order to testify as a witness, her lawyers note. Brown himself had still not been served with the... Read more
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Box Office Prophets
Darkest Hourgeopolitical side of this story, since Christopher Nolan’s film focused so dire
Box Office Prophets / Posted 2 hours ago
geopolitical side of this story, since Christopher Nolan’s film focused so directly on the personal and human. Dallying in Parliament would’ve derailed Dunkirk utterly, but watching does feel like a helpful addendum to that film and a... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Parliament: Dec 13Parliament: Questions and Answers - Dec 13Wednesday, 13 December 2017, 4:06 pmP
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 hours ago
Parliament: Questions and Answers - Dec 13Wednesday, 13 December 2017, 4:06 pmPress Release: Hansard ORAL QUESTIONSQUESTIONS TO MINISTERSQuestion No. 1—Prime Minister1. Rt Hon BILL ENGLISH (Leader of the Opposition) to the Prime Minister: Does she... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
PM dodges questions about KidsCan fundingthis news was made public, both the Minister and the Prime Minister have been s
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 hours ago
this news was made public, both the Minister and the Prime Minister have been scrambling to distance themselves from it.“In Parliament today I asked Jacinda Ardern whether her Government would continue its $350,000 funding of KidsCan but she... Read more
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The North West Star
Tasmania could become first state to blow up the pokiesPrime Minister Julia Gillard talks with Independent Mp Andrew Wilkie at the con
The North West Star / Posted 2 hours ago
Prime Minister Julia Gillard talks with Independent Mp Andrew Wilkie at the conclusion of question time at Parliament House Canberra on Tuesday 10 May 2011. Photo by Andrew Meares / Fairfax SPECIAL 000000 Tasmania would become the first state to... Read more
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The Age
Child-sex offender stopped at Sydney Airport under new lawswhere they are not monitored and where child-sex exploitation is rampant," she
The Age / Posted 2 hours ago
where they are not monitored and where child-sex exploitation is rampant," she said. When introducing draft laws to Parliament in June, Ms Bishop said about 20,000 child sex criminals were on the Australian National Child Offender... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Child-sex offender stopped at Sydney Airport under new lawswhere they are not monitored and where child-sex exploitation is rampant," she
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
where they are not monitored and where child-sex exploitation is rampant," she said. When introducing draft laws to Parliament in June, Ms Bishop said about 20,000 child sex criminals were on the Australian National Child Offender... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Tasmania could become first state to blow up the pokiesPrime Minister Julia Gillard talks with Independent Mp Andrew Wilkie at the con
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 hours ago
Prime Minister Julia Gillard talks with Independent Mp Andrew Wilkie at the conclusion of question time at Parliament House Canberra on Tuesday 10 May 2011. Photo by Andrew Meares / Fairfax SPECIAL 000000 Tasmania would become the first state to... Read more
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The Border Mail
Tasmania could become first state to blow up the pokiesPrime Minister Julia Gillard talks with Independent Mp Andrew Wilkie at the con
The Border Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
Prime Minister Julia Gillard talks with Independent Mp Andrew Wilkie at the conclusion of question time at Parliament House Canberra on Tuesday 10 May 2011. Photo by Andrew Meares / Fairfax SPECIAL 000000 Tasmania would become the first state to... Read more
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Eye Witness News
May faces parliamentary showdown with Brexit rebels Theresa May’s government is trying to pass a bill through parliament that wil
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 hours ago
Theresa May’s government is trying to pass a bill through parliament that will repeal the 1972 legislation binding Britain to the EU and copy existing EU law into domestic law. Theresa May.... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Tasmania could become first state to blow up the pokiesPrime Minister Julia Gillard talks with Independent Mp Andrew Wilkie at the con
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 hours ago
Prime Minister Julia Gillard talks with Independent Mp Andrew Wilkie at the conclusion of question time at Parliament House Canberra on Tuesday 10 May 2011. Photo by Andrew Meares / Fairfax SPECIAL 000000 Tasmania would become the first state to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A list of eyewitnesses who prove Trump's innocence on sexual misconducta history of making unproven claims, including that he had once regularly provi
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 hours ago
a history of making unproven claims, including that he had once regularly provided underage boys to members of Britain's Parliament for sex parties. Mindy McGillivray. Claims Trump groped her. One person corroborated having heard the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Chinese-owned company gave Sudmalis campaign $10,000 donationHuang’s Yuhu Group to demolish and rebuild the Eastwood shopping centre. The di
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 hours ago
Huang’s Yuhu Group to demolish and rebuild the Eastwood shopping centre. The disclosure is required under the NSW Environmental Planning Assessment Act. His association with Mr Huang led to Sam Dastyari’s resignation from the parliament on Tue... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Wynne’s lawsuit ‘a stunt’trial” and went on to describe her as a “sitting premier, sitting in trial.” T
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 2 hours ago
trial” and went on to describe her as a “sitting premier, sitting in trial.” The premier was not on trial and had waived parliamentary privilege in order to testify as a witness, her lawyers note. Brown himself had still not been served with the... Read more
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The West Elgin Chronicle
Wynne’s lawsuit ‘a stunt’trial” and went on to describe her as a “sitting premier, sitting in trial.” T
The West Elgin Chronicle / Posted 2 hours ago
trial” and went on to describe her as a “sitting premier, sitting in trial.” The premier was not on trial and had waived parliamentary privilege in order to testify as a witness, her lawyers note. Brown himself had still not been served with the... Read more
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The Courier
Tasmania could become first state to blow up the pokiesPrime Minister Julia Gillard talks with Independent Mp Andrew Wilkie at the con
The Courier / Posted 2 hours ago
Prime Minister Julia Gillard talks with Independent Mp Andrew Wilkie at the conclusion of question time at Parliament House Canberra on Tuesday 10 May 2011. Photo by Andrew Meares / Fairfax SPECIAL 000000 Tasmania would become the first state to... Read more
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Kincardine News
Wynne’s lawsuit ‘a stunt’trial” and went on to describe her as a “sitting premier, sitting in trial.” T
Kincardine News / Posted 2 hours ago
trial” and went on to describe her as a “sitting premier, sitting in trial.” The premier was not on trial and had waived parliamentary privilege in order to testify as a witness, her lawyers note. Brown himself had still not been served with the... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Wynne’s lawsuit ‘a stunt’trial” and went on to describe her as a “sitting premier, sitting in trial.” T
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 2 hours ago
trial” and went on to describe her as a “sitting premier, sitting in trial.” The premier was not on trial and had waived parliamentary privilege in order to testify as a witness, her lawyers note. Brown himself had still not been served with the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Tasmania could become first state to blow up the pokiesPrime Minister Julia Gillard talks with Independent Mp Andrew Wilkie at the con
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 hours ago
Prime Minister Julia Gillard talks with Independent Mp Andrew Wilkie at the conclusion of question time at Parliament House Canberra on Tuesday 10 May 2011. Photo by Andrew Meares / Fairfax SPECIAL 000000 Tasmania would become the first state to... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Postal survey cleared by High Court to settle same-sex marriage 'once and for all'major win for the government, the full bench of the court found the $122 millio
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 hours ago
major win for the government, the full bench of the court found the $122 million voluntary mail-in ballot - approved not by Parliament but by executive power - was legal. The legal win means the government avoids another embarrassing and bitter... Read more
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The Norwich Gazette
Wynne’s lawsuit ‘a stunt’trial” and went on to describe her as a “sitting premier, sitting in trial.” T
The Norwich Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
trial” and went on to describe her as a “sitting premier, sitting in trial.” The premier was not on trial and had waived parliamentary privilege in order to testify as a witness, her lawyers note. Brown himself had still not been served with the... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Wynne’s lawsuit ‘a stunt’trial” and went on to describe her as a “sitting premier, sitting in trial.” T
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 3 hours ago
trial” and went on to describe her as a “sitting premier, sitting in trial.” The premier was not on trial and had waived parliamentary privilege in order to testify as a witness, her lawyers note. Brown himself had still not been served with the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Auditor-General: Central government: Results of auditsmanner to ensure their financial and performance reports continue to be of a st
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 hours ago
manner to ensure their financial and performance reports continue to be of a standard that promotes transparency and accountability to Parliament and the public of New Zealand.A two-page summary and epub of this report are also available.© Scoop Me... Read more
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