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The Oklahoman | 08 Sep 2016

Obama reaffirms South China Sea arbitration ruling

Is China building more islands in the disputed waters of the South China Sea? The Philippines military this week released images of Chinese ships it said were capable of dredging sand around the...

CNN | 08 Sep 2016

South China Sea: China building more islands?

(CNN)Is China building more islands in the disputed waters of the South China Sea? The Philippines military this week released images of Chinese ships it said were capable of dredging sand around the...

Khaleej Times | 08 Sep 2016

Isro successfully launches Insat-3DR advanced weather satellite

India successfully launched its Insat-3DR advanced weather satellite in copy-book style on Thursday evening using its heavy geosynchronous satellite launch vehicle (GSLV-F05) rocket. Around 17 minutes...

Maritime News

PICTURES: Yorktown Folk Festival

The Watermen's Museum kicked off its third annual Yorktown Folk Festival on Saturday, Sept. 24 with nearly 10 local and regional bands. The free outdoor event, next to the York River, aims to celebrate a range of American music, from maritime to...

Daily Press 2016-09-25

Philippines tells world not to interfere in Duterte drugs war

Philippines Foreign Minister Perfecto Yasay told the United Nations on Saturday his country’s new president, Rodrigo Duterte, had an “unprecedented” mandate and the world should not interfere in his crackdown on crime. Addressing...

The Himalayan 2016-09-25

UNE men's cross country team comes away with title at Pop Crowell Invitational (UNE Athletics)

(Source: UNE Athletics) Results WENHAM, Mass. -- With four runners in Top 10, the University of New England men's cross country team breezed to the team title at the 2016 Pop Crowell Invitational, held on the campus of Gordon College...

Public Technologies 2016-09-25

George and Charlotte steal limelight as Cambridges arrive in Canada

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and their children have arrived in Canada for a highly anticipated eight-day tour. William and Kate returned to the Commonwealth country they last visited a few months after their 2011 wedding bringing their family -...

Belfast Telegraph 2016-09-25

Those who’ve come across the seas: New names unveiled on the Welcome Wall. (Australian National Maritime Museum)

(Source: Australian National Maritime Museum) Welcome Wall ceremony September 2016. Image: Andrew Frolows / ANMM. This Sunday, 25 September 2016, saw 882 new names unveiled on our migrant Welcome Wall in honour of all those who have migrated from...

Public Technologies 2016-09-25

George and Charlotte begin 'lifetime of friendship' with Canada

The Duke of Cambridge has said his children were beginning their own "lifetime of friendship" with Canada as Prince George took his first tentative steps in the country. Holding on to his parents' hands, the three-year-old future king of Canada...

Belfast Telegraph 2016-09-25

Heir Canada: all eyes on the next generation as Cambridges touch down

Duke of Cambridge says his children are beginning a ‘lifetime of friendship’ with Canada at official welcome for royals in British Columbia...

The Guardian 2016-09-25

Philippines’ anti-drug fight ‘grabs headlines for wrong reasons,’ Foreign Secretary tells UN

Print 24 September 2016 – Addressing the United Nations General Assembly, the PhilippinesForeign Minister today said that the country’s fight against corruption, illegal drugs and crimes under the new President has been widely misunderstood....

United Nations 2016-09-25

Prince George steals the show as royals touch down in Canada

The Duke of Cambridge has said his children were beginning their own "lifetime of friendship" with Canada as Prince George took his first tentative steps in the country. Share Prince George steals the show as royals touch down in Canada...

Belfast Telegraph 2016-09-25

Oil News

Oil's big reversal

CNBC | 24 Sep 2016