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walesonline
The stunning 16-month rise of new Wales player Josh AdamsUnder-20s cap Adams was ready to step up to Warren Gatland’s squad, but a call-
walesonline / Posted yesterday
Under-20s cap Adams was ready to step up to Warren Gatland’s squad, but a call-up for the summer Tests against Samoa and Tonga never materialised. This season Adams has got even better, collecting man of the match awards as quickly as his legs... Read more
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walesonline
The unluckiest players to miss out on the Wales squad and whytwo caps won in north America in 2009 will prove to be his lot. When the Wasps
walesonline / Posted yesterday
two caps won in north America in 2009 will prove to be his lot. When the Wasps flanker was handed his Test debut against Tonga at Eden Park last June, it looked as though he had arrived in the Welsh set-up. But since then he has slipped right... Read more
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walesonline
Why James Davies is different and his chances of starting for Walesrevolt out west had he again been ignored. Wales missed a trick by leaving him
walesonline / Posted yesterday
revolt out west had he again been ignored. Wales missed a trick by leaving him out of the party for last June’s Tests with Tonga and Samoa while a shoulder injury put him out of contention for a place last autumn. Gatland called up rookie... Read more
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walesonline
Jamie Roberts' humble gesture before being wiped out by Haskell100 appearances for his country.Read More And the man who led Wales on their t
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
100 appearances for his country.Read More And the man who led Wales on their two-Test summer tour games with Samoa and Tonga in 2017 was again a central figure in their win over Dai Young's Wasps outfit. That was until the 76th minute when a... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Shrine Game journal: Homecoming for Utah OL Salesi Uhatafe; Quinton Flowers works on snapsWest team. "I have a whole bunch of aunts, and they all have kids." Uhatafe�s
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
West team. "I have a whole bunch of aunts, and they all have kids." Uhatafe�s family hails from the Polynesian kingdom of Tonga, and he has followed much the same path his local cousins have taken. Jon Halapio, who played at St. Petersburg... Read more
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Daily Mail
Queen reveals secrets about her Coronation in new BBC documentaryher bone-jarring ride in the coach from Buckingham Palace to Westminster Abbey
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
her bone-jarring ride in the coach from Buckingham Palace to Westminster Abbey as ‘horrible’ The enormous Queen Salote of Tonga was one of the highlights of the day. Refusing to have her carriage closed despite the rain, she beamed and waved to... Read more
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CBC.ca
These Olympians win Instagram goldon the slopes, but her use of Snapchat filters show she has a goofy side as wel
CBC.ca / Posted 5 days ago
on the slopes, but her use of Snapchat filters show she has a goofy side as well. Taekwondo athlete Pita Taufatofua of Tonga got the world's attention in 2016 for being his nation's topless and oil-slathered flagbearer during the opening... Read more
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walesonline
What happened next to Wales' 7 uncapped 2017 Six Nations starschance he will start against Scotland in Cardiff on February 3.THOMAS YOUNGThom
walesonline / Posted 5 days ago
chance he will start against Scotland in Cardiff on February 3.THOMAS YOUNGThomas Young making his Wales debut against Tonga (Image: Huw Evans Picture Agency) That there are some terrific number sevens available to Wales isn’t in doubt. Sam... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Tonga’s human rights record to be reviewed by UNFriday, 12 January 2018, 12:59 pmPress Release: UN Human Rights Council GENEVA
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
Friday, 12 January 2018, 12:59 pmPress Release: UN Human Rights Council GENEVA – Tonga’s human rights record will be examined by the UN Human Rights Council’s Universal Periodic Review (UPR) Working... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
China lodges diplomatic complaint following Wollongong minister's commentsPacific nations recognise China as per the One-China policy: Papua New Guinea,
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
Pacific nations recognise China as per the One-China policy: Papua New Guinea, Vanuatu, Fiji, Niue, Samoa and Tonga, Cook Islands and Micronesia. Bishop said government "welcomes investment in developing nations in the Pacific that... Read more
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Island Packet
Bjoergen looks to continue dominance in cross country skiingat Pyeongchang, too. OLYMPIAN EFFORT: Pita Taufatofua, the shirtless, oiled-up
Island Packet / Posted 6 days ago
at Pyeongchang, too. OLYMPIAN EFFORT: Pita Taufatofua, the shirtless, oiled-up flag-bearing taekwondo competitor from Tonga who turned heads at the Summer Games in Rio two years ago is now trying his hand at being a cross-country skier. He is... Read more
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walesonline
The 14 bolters looking to mount late Wales bids for Six Nationsonly just returned to action and is a player whom Gatland has got the best out
walesonline / Posted 6 days ago
only just returned to action and is a player whom Gatland has got the best out of in the past. He caught the eye against Tonga last summer, scoring a try that called to mind memories of the Cardiff Blues man at his best, but he has been troubled... Read more
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Lake Placid News
China protests Australia criticism of Chinese aid in Pacificloans and a lot of those loans, we don't actually know what the conditions are,
Lake Placid News / Posted 7 days ago
loans and a lot of those loans, we don't actually know what the conditions are," Pryke said. Pacific countries including Tonga, Vanuatu and Samoa were "already experiencing significant debt stress as a result of taking out these major loans," he... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
China protests Australia criticism of Chinese aid in Pacificloans and a lot of those loans, we don't actually know what the conditions are,
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 7 days ago
loans and a lot of those loans, we don't actually know what the conditions are," Pryke said. Pacific countries including Tonga, Vanuatu and Samoa were "already experiencing significant debt stress as a result of taking out these major loans," he... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
China protests Australia criticism of Chinese aid in Pacificloans and a lot of those loans, we don't actually know what the conditions are,
Hawaii News Now / Posted 7 days ago
loans and a lot of those loans, we don't actually know what the conditions are," Pryke said. Pacific countries including Tonga, Vanuatu and Samoa were "already experiencing significant debt stress as a result of taking out these major loans," he... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
China protests Australia criticism of Chinese aid in Pacificloans and a lot of those loans, we don't actually know what the conditions are,
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 7 days ago
loans and a lot of those loans, we don't actually know what the conditions are," Pryke said. Pacific countries including Tonga, Vanuatu and Samoa were "already experiencing significant debt stress as a result of taking out these major loans," he... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
China protests Australia criticism of Chinese aid in Pacificloans and a lot of those loans, we don't actually know what the conditions are,
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 days ago
loans and a lot of those loans, we don't actually know what the conditions are," Pryke said. Pacific countries including Tonga, Vanuatu and Samoa were "already experiencing significant debt stress as a result of taking out these major loans," he... Read more
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New York Daily News
China protests Australia criticism of Chinese aid in Pacificloans and a lot of those loans, we don't actually know what the conditions are,
New York Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
loans and a lot of those loans, we don't actually know what the conditions are," Pryke said. Pacific countries including Tonga, Vanuatu and Samoa were "already experiencing significant debt stress as a result of taking out these major loans," he... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
China protests Australia criticism of Chinese aid in Pacificloans and a lot of those loans, we don't actually know what the conditions are,
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 7 days ago
loans and a lot of those loans, we don't actually know what the conditions are," Pryke said. Pacific countries including Tonga, Vanuatu and Samoa were "already experiencing significant debt stress as a result of taking out these major loans," he... Read more
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FOX Business
China protests Australia criticism of Chinese aid in Pacificloans and a lot of those loans, we don't actually know what the conditions are,
FOX Business / Posted 7 days ago
loans and a lot of those loans, we don't actually know what the conditions are," Pryke said. Pacific countries including Tonga, Vanuatu and Samoa were "already experiencing significant debt stress as a result of taking out these major loans," he... Read more
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FOX Business
China protests Australia criticism of Chinese aid in Pacificloans and a lot of those loans, we don't actually know what the conditions are,
FOX Business / Posted 7 days ago
loans and a lot of those loans, we don't actually know what the conditions are," Pryke said. Pacific countries including Tonga, Vanuatu and Samoa were "already experiencing significant debt stress as a result of taking out these major loans," he... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
China protests Australia criticism of Chinese aid in Pacificloans and a lot of those loans, we don't actually know what the conditions are,
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 7 days ago
loans and a lot of those loans, we don't actually know what the conditions are," Pryke said. Pacific countries including Tonga, Vanuatu and Samoa were "already experiencing significant debt stress as a result of taking out these major loans," he... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
China protests Australia criticism of Chinese aid in Pacificloans and a lot of those loans, we don't actually know what the conditions are,
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 7 days ago
loans and a lot of those loans, we don't actually know what the conditions are," Pryke said. Pacific countries including Tonga, Vanuatu and Samoa were "already experiencing significant debt stress as a result of taking out these major loans," he... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
China protests Australia criticism of Chinese aid in Pacificloans and a lot of those loans, we don't actually know what the conditions are,
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
loans and a lot of those loans, we don't actually know what the conditions are," Pryke said. Pacific countries including Tonga, Vanuatu and Samoa were "already experiencing significant debt stress as a result of taking out these major loans," he... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
China protests Australia criticism of Chinese aid in Pacificloans and a lot of those loans, we don't actually know what the conditions are,
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 7 days ago
loans and a lot of those loans, we don't actually know what the conditions are," Pryke said. Pacific countries including Tonga, Vanuatu and Samoa were "already experiencing significant debt stress as a result of taking out these major loans," he... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
China protests Australia criticism of Chinese aid in Pacificloans and a lot of those loans, we don't actually know what the conditions are,
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 7 days ago
loans and a lot of those loans, we don't actually know what the conditions are," Pryke said. Pacific countries including Tonga, Vanuatu and Samoa were "already experiencing significant debt stress as a result of taking out these major loans," he... Read more
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Canberra Times
China lodges diplomatic complaint following Australian minister's commentsemailed straight to your inbox. Eight Pacific nations recognise China: Papua N
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
emailed straight to your inbox. Eight Pacific nations recognise China: Papua New Guinea, Vanuatu, Fiji, Niue, Samoa and Tonga, Cook Islands and Micronesia. The continuing rivalry for Pacific favour between Taiwan and China was highlighted last... Read more
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WA Today
China lodges diplomatic complaint following Australian minister's commentsemailed straight to your inbox. Eight Pacific nations recognise China: Papua N
WA Today / Posted 7 days ago
emailed straight to your inbox. Eight Pacific nations recognise China: Papua New Guinea, Vanuatu, Fiji, Niue, Samoa and Tonga, Cook Islands and Micronesia. The continuing rivalry for Pacific favour between Taiwan and China was highlighted last... Read more
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The Age
China lodges diplomatic complaint following Australian minister's commentsemailed straight to your inbox. Eight Pacific nations recognise China: Papua N
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
emailed straight to your inbox. Eight Pacific nations recognise China: Papua New Guinea, Vanuatu, Fiji, Niue, Samoa and Tonga, Cook Islands and Micronesia. The continuing rivalry for Pacific favour between Taiwan and China was highlighted last... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
China lodges diplomatic complaint following Australian minister's commentsemailed straight to your inbox. Eight Pacific nations recognise China: Papua N
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
emailed straight to your inbox. Eight Pacific nations recognise China: Papua New Guinea, Vanuatu, Fiji, Niue, Samoa and Tonga, Cook Islands and Micronesia. The continuing rivalry for Pacific favour between Taiwan and China was highlighted last... Read more
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Gulf News
China lodges protest against Australian ‘white elephant’ remarkseight Pacific island nations — the Cook Islands, the Federated States of Micron
Gulf News / Posted 7 days ago
eight Pacific island nations — the Cook Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji, Niue, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Tonga, and Vanuatu.Six other Pacific countries recognise self-ruled Taiwan, which China sees as part of its territory.The... Read more
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Gulf News
Fearless Nadia: Bollywood’s stunt queenIndian intellectuals but they appealed to the uneducated urban masses increasin
Gulf News / Posted 7 days ago
Indian intellectuals but they appealed to the uneducated urban masses increasingly drawn to the cities, factory workers, tonga drivers, and they reached beyond India to Africa and the Far East, where her blonde looks and rebellious on-screen... Read more
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walesonline
The most obscure players to play for Wales in the past 10 years2Read More Was Wales’ third-choice hooker behind Richard Hibbard and Scott Bal
walesonline / Posted 7 days ago
2Read More Was Wales’ third-choice hooker behind Richard Hibbard and Scott Baldwin after facing Japan (twice) and Tonga in 2013 but his chances of building on his three caps in the Six Nations disappeared with a dislocated shoulder. Has... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Ulverston's Crabtree gets Wales call for Commonwealth Championshipswill see Wales battle it out with defending champions Papua New Guinea, Austral
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 8 days ago
will see Wales battle it out with defending champions Papua New Guinea, Australia, England, Scotland, Fiji, Samoa and Tonga, and coach Shane Eccles believes he has a strong squad at his disposal. “It has been a tough process to select a final... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Do the Needful On Benue Killings, Ortom Tells Buharigovernor,Tanko Al Makura in a swift reaction, dismissed Ortom's allegation that
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
governor,Tanko Al Makura in a swift reaction, dismissed Ortom's allegation that the Fulani militia operated from a camp at Tonga in Awe Local government Area of his state. These developments came as President Buhari ordered the Inspector General... Read more
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TheBull
China funding 'Pacific white elephants': Australia ministereight Pacific island nations -- the Cook Islands, the Federated States of Micro
TheBull / Posted 8 days ago
eight Pacific island nations -- the Cook Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji, Niue, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Tonga, and Vanuatu. Six other Pacific countries recognise Taiwan, which China sees as part of its territory. The largest... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Presidency Absolves Buhari of Herdsmen Killings, Blames Crisis On Demographic ChangesMiyetti Allah Kautal Hore came and attacked us. And they are known. We know whe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore came and attacked us. And they are known. We know where they are. As I talk to you, they are in Tonga in Awe Local Government, Nasarawa State," he said. Ortom, who disclosed that despite the outcry against the January 1... Read more
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Canberra Times
NRL chief executive Todd Greenberg has one year to show us why he should keep his jobnumbers that have been overinflated by touch footy players. We've just witness
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
numbers that have been overinflated by touch footy players. We've just witnessed a superb World Cup, especially because of Tonga. Does the NRL have any vision for international footy? Or will it simply shrug its shoulders and say its an RLIF thing,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Stunning images from the Wildlife Photographer of the Yearsouthern humpback whales migrate north from their Antarctic feeding grounds to
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
southern humpback whales migrate north from their Antarctic feeding grounds to give birth in the warm sheltered waters off Tonga. Ray encountered this humpback mother and calf floating in the plankton-filled water around the island group of Vava'u,... Read more
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ORF Wien
Christbäume in Schönbrunn verfüttertvor dem Schloss erfreute, wurde so für die Elefanten im Tiergarten zur Delikate
ORF Wien / Posted 8 days ago
vor dem Schloss erfreute, wurde so für die Elefanten im Tiergarten zur Delikatesse. Die vier Jahre alte Iqhwa, ihre Mutter Tonga und ihre Halbschwester Mongu sowie die beiden Elefantenkühe Drumbo und Numbi freuten sich über die grüne Abwechslung... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
NRL chief executive Todd Greenberg has one year to show us why he should keep his jobnumbers that have been overinflated by touch footy players. We've just witness
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
numbers that have been overinflated by touch footy players. We've just witnessed a superb World Cup, especially because of Tonga. Does the NRL have any vision for international footy? Or will it simply shrug its shoulders and say its an RLIF thing,... Read more
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The Age
NRL chief executive Todd Greenberg has one year to show us why he should keep his jobnumbers that have been overinflated by touch footy players. We've just witness
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
numbers that have been overinflated by touch footy players. We've just witnessed a superb World Cup, especially because of Tonga. Does the NRL have any vision for international footy? Or will it simply shrug its shoulders and say its an RLIF thing,... Read more
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asianage
PETA India gets custody of horses rescued from illegal racing stingthat the suspects who were granted bail on 28 December, violated the High Court
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
that the suspects who were granted bail on 28 December, violated the High Court of Rajasthan at Jodhpur's 2016 ban on tonga races and the High Court of Bombay's 2015 judgment that having horses in Mumbai is illegal, as none of the stables are... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
PETA India gets custody of horses seized in illegal racing stingthat the suspects who were granted bail on 28 December, violated the High Court
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
that the suspects who were granted bail on 28 December, violated the High Court of Rajasthan at Jodhpur's 2016 ban on tonga races and the High Court of Bombay's 2015 judgment that having horses in Mumbai is illegal, as none of the stables are... Read more
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News.com.au
How Tonga’s Cup campaign is inspiring TitansKonrad Hurrell of Tonga reacting after a win in the 2017 Rugby League World Cup
News.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
Konrad Hurrell of Tonga reacting after a win in the 2017 Rugby League World Cup. Source:Getty Images KONRAD Hurrell says a touch of Tongan selflessness will go a long way this year on the Gold Coast. The NRL centre was part of the side’s... Read more
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NZCity
Hurrell wants NRL selflessness at TitansKonrad Hurrell says a touch of Tongan selflessness will go a long way this year
NZCity / Posted 9 days ago
Konrad Hurrell says a touch of Tongan selflessness will go a long way this year on the Gold Coast. The NRL centre was part of the side's courageous semi-final run at the Rugby League World Cup and, on returning this week to Titans training, says he... Read more
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International Business Times
Vote for the Wildlife Photographer of the Year People's Choice Award southern humpback whales migrate north from their Antarctic feeding grounds to
International Business Times / Posted 9 days ago
southern humpback whales migrate north from their Antarctic feeding grounds to give birth in the warm sheltered waters off Tonga. Ray encountered this humpback mother and calf peacefully floating in the plankton-filled water around the island group... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
From Tahiti to Fiji: A 2,000-mile voyage in paradiseof his fecund relative. Palmerston is as remote as it gets, with a supply ship
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
of his fecund relative. Palmerston is as remote as it gets, with a supply ship calling from the Cooks’ largest island, Rarotonga, three or four times a year. Dropping anchor off tiny islands, our cargo of fewer than 100 passengers swam and... Read more
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asianage
Metropolitan judge allows PETA to help horses in cattle poundof Bombay which states that having horses in Mumbai is illegal, as none of the
asianage / Posted 13 days ago
of Bombay which states that having horses in Mumbai is illegal, as none of the stables are licensed by the BMC, and that tonga races are banned in the country by the High Court of Rajasthan at Jodhpur through its 2016 judgment. The group also... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Metropolitan judge allows PETA to help horses in cattle poundof Bombay which states that having horses in Mumbai is illegal, as none of the
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
of Bombay which states that having horses in Mumbai is illegal, as none of the stables are licensed by the BMC, and that tonga races are banned in the country by the High Court of Rajasthan at Jodhpur through its 2016 judgment. The group also... Read more
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