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Entertaiment News

Corruption Trial
21/04/2014 | Administrator

At the height of a political corruption trial, the prosecuting attorney attacked a witness.

"Isn't it true," he bellowed, "that you accepted five thousand dollars to compromise this case?"

The witness s [ ... ]

Palau Current News

Interim SP measure clears OEK
22/04/2014 | Administrator
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Bill transmitted to President for his approval The proposed law that provides for the appointment of an Interim Special Prosecutor has cleared both houses of the Olbiil Era Kelulau (OEK) or the natio [ ... ]

Re-sentencing for Gideon set
22/04/2014 | Administrator

The Palau Supreme Court has scheduled a re-sentencing for Weldon Gideon, who was earlier convicted for robbing the Asia-Pacific Commercial Bank in 2011.
The re-sentencing will be held at Courtroom 101  [ ... ]

TR urged to implement oil regulations
22/04/2014 | Administrator
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The Senate has passed a resolution urging President Remengesau to implement the oil regulations by securing the composition of the Investment Management Board of the Petroleum Funds.

The lack of regula [ ... ]

President Remengesau signs Earth Day 2014 Proclamation
21/04/2014 | Administrator

His Excellency President Tommy Remengesau Jr. signed Presidential Proclamation No. 14-116 declaring April 22, 2014 as National Earth Day in the Republic of Palau. Earth Day is an annual event intende [ ... ]

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Sports News

UFC® 172 to feature World Light Heavyweight Championship
21/04/2014 | Administrator

The Palau National Communications Corporation (PNCC) is pleased to announce the next Ultimate Fighting Championship® Pay-per-View event coming to Palau, UFC 172: Jones vs. Teixeira, a World Light Hea [ ... ]

Rivals score second win in IP&E NBL
21/04/2014 | Peter Erick Magbanua

Amateur Basketball League runner up Ngermid Rivals nailed their second victory at the expense of Matakui, 112-89 Friday night in the ongoing elimination round for the 2014 IP&E National Basketball Lea [ ... ]

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Regional News

Prosecutor says 4 ferry crewmembers detained
21/04/2014 | Administrator

MOKPO, South Korea— A South Korean prosecutor says four more crewmembers from a sunken ferry have been detained on allegations of failing to protect passengers.

Senior prosecutor Ahn Sang-don told re [ ... ]

United MileagePlus Customers Can Use Their Miles
21/04/2014 | Administrator

To Help the Environment CHICAGO – In celebration of Earth Month, United Airlines today announced an enhancement to its carbon-offset program that allows MileagePlus members to redeem their miles fo [ ... ]

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World News

Deadly gun attack in eastern Ukraine shakes fragile Geneva accord
21/04/2014 | Administrator

SLAVIANSK/YENAKIEVO, Ukraine  - At least three people were killed in a gunfight in the early hours of Sunday near a Ukrainian city controlled by pro-Russian separatists, shaking an already fragile in [ ... ]