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Entertaiment News

EVER WONDER
27/11/2014 | Administrator

- Why the sun lightens our hair, but darkens our skin? - Why women can't put on mascara with their mouth closed? - Why don't you ever see the headline "Psychic Wins Lottery"? - Why is "abbreviated [ ... ]


Work
27/11/2014 | Administrator

A painter accepted the task of painting a church steeple. He had 10 gallons of white paint. Half way down the steeple he had already used 6.5 gallons. He made sure no one was looking and then diluted  [ ... ]


Did you know that...
27/11/2014 | Administrator

sound travels almost 5 times faster underwater than in air wtoilets use 35% of indoor water use that 90% of an iceberg sits under water the average human brain contains around 78% water spong [ ... ]


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    Palau Current News

    Meeting for developing Palau’s Climate Change policy and action plan held
    28/11/2014 | Peter Erick Magbanua
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    Over 50 individuals from a broad range of sectors and areas of society attended the launch of the development of Palau’s Climate Change Policy and Action Plan (CCP&AP) through the establishment of t [ ... ]


    Man charged for sexual assault
    27/11/2014 | Administrator
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    By Island Times Staff A man from Ngiwal State is in hot water after he was slapped with sexual assault charges. One Rayvan Mereb was charged with one count of Sexual Assault in the First Degree and  [ ... ]


    Entry from Palau wins grand prize in int’l photo contest
    27/11/2014 | Administrator
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    By Jose Rodriguez T. Senase Reporter An entry from Palau won the grand prize in an international photo contest sponsored  by  Korean Broadcasting System (KBS) and the Korean Culture and Informatio [ ... ]


    Encounter prostitution case trial set for Feb. 2015
    27/11/2014 | Administrator

      Court allows one of defendants to travel to China The Palau Supreme Court has scheduled the trial for one of the defendants in the Encounter prostitution case for early February 2015. In a Notic [ ... ]


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    Sports News

    Red Torch nails 3rd win in IP&E ABL
    28/11/2014 | Peter Erick Magbanua
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    Team Ngaraard Red Torch showed might as they nailed their third win, Tuesday night at the expense of Meyuns Red Storm, 93-63 in the ongoing 2014-2015 season of the IP&E Amateur Basketball League at th [ ... ]


    Palau participates in 1st Oceania Cross Country run
    28/11/2014 | Peter Erick Magbanua

    Palau participated in the recent 1st Oceania Cross Country last October in Guam along with representatives from other Oceania countries. Palau was able to send Shawn Basilio, who is currently attendi [ ... ]


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    Regional News

    Diving deep for the forgotten
    27/11/2014 | Administrator

    CBS, November 23, 2014- Anderson Cooper dives into sacred waters and learns how one organization helps some families find closure. "All of sudden, out of the darkness emerges this aircraft," Anderson [ ... ]


    Supporting Palauan action on climate change policy
    27/11/2014 | Administrator

    Suva, Fiji – A meeting on Palau’s Climate Change Policy Framework (PCCPF) development process was held yesterday (26 November) with stakeholders from ten key sectors in attendance.  The Presiden [ ... ]


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      World News

      Number of Ebola cases nears 16,000 as Sierra Leone loses ground: WHO
      28/11/2014 | Administrator

      GENEVA (Reuters) - The death toll in the world's worst Ebola epidemic has risen to 5,689 out of 15,935 cases reported in eight countries by the end of Nov. 23, the World Health Organization said on We [ ... ]