New Zealand’s South Island and southern North Island struck by storms

February 26, 2021 0 Comments

Monday, January 2, 2006 New Zealand’s warm sunny New Year’s weather has come to a sudden end as gale force winds and rain assault southern New Zealand. In parts of the South Island New Year campers have finished their holiday early as winds averaging 120km/h (75 m/h), gusting at times up to 180km/h (112 m/h), …

Ontario Votes 2007: Interview with Libertarian candidate Aaron Parent, Essex

February 26, 2021 0 Comments

Sunday, October 7, 2007 Aaron Parent is running for the Libertarian in the Ontario provincial election, in the Essex riding. Wikinews’ Nick Moreau interviewed him regarding his values, his experience, and his campaign. Stay tuned for further interviews; every candidate from every party is eligible, and will be contacted. Expect interviews from Liberals, Progressive Conservatives, …

IMF and EU approve aid for Georgia

February 26, 2021 0 Comments

Tuesday, September 16, 2008 The International Monetary Fund and the European Union approved aid packages to help Georgia recover from its conflict with Russia, which occurred in early August. The IMF approved a US$750 million loan which will allow Georgia to rebuild its currency reserves. The European Union also approved an aid package of €500 …

Reasons To Work With Mortgage Broker Beverley}

February 26, 2021 0 Comments

Find Out More About: Corporate Tax Advisors Nyc Reasons to Work with Mortgage Broker Beverley by Sia Benet It is not recommended to shop for a mortgage loan on your own, especially if you lack knowledge in this field. Although the last thing you need when you search for a mortgage is an extra expense, …

PV Taiwan 2007 starts with photovoltaic solutions and applications

February 25, 2021 0 Comments

Thursday, October 11, 2007 After the success of Taiwan Photovoltaic Forum 2006, the organizer Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) held PV Taiwan 2007 Forum and Exhibition at Taipei International Convention Center on October 11 and 12. This forum and exhibitions attracted 74 companies participating with 110 exhibition booths at TICC 1F and 2F, and …

US Court of Appeals reduces sentence for former Philippines officer in spy case

February 25, 2021 0 Comments

Monday, February 9, 2009 Michael Ray Aquino, a former Philippines National Police officer serving six years imprisonment in McRae, Georgia for espionage could now be eligible for immediate release after a United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit judge panel Friday modified a United States District Court for the District of New Jersey‘s …

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February 25, 2021 0 Comments

Find Out More About: Infectious Clothing Company Site Looking for Comfort? Try Cherokee Medical Scrubs by Audrey Lynn Being a medical employee in a hospital is truly a tough job. Running around all day long, attending to patients and emergencies as well as plenty of other things leave little room or time to worry about …

Australian House of Representatives grows heated over industrial relations legislation

February 25, 2021 0 Comments

Thursday, November 3, 2005 Australian industral relations reform legislationmade up of 700 pages of bill legislation and 500 additional pages of explanatory memoranda was introduced into the Federal House of Representatives November 2, where the Opposition heatedly attempted to address their perceived problem of the Government’s lack of discussion and debate over the matter. The …

Iran’s morality police crack down on un-Islamic dress

February 25, 2021 0 Comments

Wednesday, April 25, 2007 The Iranian police forces have faced criticism from Ayatollah Hashemi Shahrudi, the head of the judiciary who was appointed by Grand Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, for their re-invigorated campaign to do away with un-Islamic dress. Ayatollah Shahroudi proclaimed, “Tough measures on social problems will backfire and have counter-productive effects.” Others have, of …

Power and water return to Liberia

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Wednesday, July 26, 2006 The Liberian President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf today flicked a switch to restore electricity to the country’s war torn capital, Monrovia, after a gap of over 15 years. At a ceremony to coincide with the 159th anniversary of the country’s independence, Mrs. Sirleaf-Johnson, who was elected at the end of 2005, pulled a …