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  1. Vulnerable Kiwis look to return to glory days

    Posted Mar 26th 2010, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay Played five, won one, lost four. That is the sorry record New Zealand have against Samoa this season. But Kiwi skipper DJ Forbes laughs aside any suggestions the uncompromising islanders are a bogey side. 'In all fairness Samoa have play ...

  2. Civilised notion for jaded Taiwan

    Posted Nov 24th 2007, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... of the Austronesian languages, which cover languages and dialects in Indonesia, the Philippines, Singapore, Malaysia, East Timor, French Polynesia, New Zealand, Brunei and more. Today, 350 million people ...

  3. Magazines - Style - BEAUTY

    Beauty brands turn to rare plants and precious materials to enhance luxury products

    Posted Mar 09th 2014, 10:26pm by TAMA LUNG

    ... the royal black pearl from the deep seas surrounding Polynesia. "Perhaps due to their mysterious and enchanting iridescence, the usage of pearls for skincare has been practised before modern ...

  4. South Pacific music is worth celebrating

    Posted Feb 26th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... are used to celebrate and mark important events throughout Polynesia,' the programme spokesperson said. The performance pieces include everything from log drum grooves to soulful ballads, ... Canoe', and the name is derived from the sea-migrating origins of the Polynesian people. The performance by the 11-piece group from New Zealand tells the story of Polynesia, from ...

  5. Business - Commodities

    Sharks worth more for tourism than in soup- study

    Posted May 31st 2013, 01:11pm by Reuters

    ... years Palau, the Maldives, Honduras, Tokelau, The Bahamas, the Marshall Islands, the Cook Islands, French Polynesia and New Caledonia have created sanctuaries by banning commercial shark ...

  6. News - World - SPACE

    New study casts doubt on early Mars' life-bearing conditions

    Posted Sep 11th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... and part-molten rock beneath earth's surface. Alain Meunier of the Universite de Poitiers and a team studied clay minerals at Mururoa atoll in French Polynesia that seem similar to Martian examples, ...

  7. Easter Island- paradise lost

    Posted May 31st 2004, 12:00am by Philip Leetch

    ... PHILIP LEETCH 1. It has been confirmed that the mysterious giant heads of Easter Island were[1]..... there by dangerous aliens. The island has [2]...... puzzled visitors with the great statues on their platforms staring out [3]... sea, others lying on the ...

  8. What the experts say

    Posted Oct 10th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... WHAT THE EXPECTS SAY Alvin Sallay, the Post ?s Chief Sports Reporter: ?The two semi-finals will be between England and France and New Zealand and Australia. New Zealand will beat England in the final. They are more used to playing on hard surfaces and are ...

  9. Entree: South Pacific

    Posted Jul 30th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... you'd have to trade gastronomy for a suntan, gourmets have a wide variety of venues to choose from in the region. Bloody Mary's, Bora Bora, French Polynesia boraboraisland.com/bloodymarys ... in an earth oven under the coconut palms. L' Hippocampe, Le Meridien Hotel, Noumea, New Caledonia, starwoodhotels.com New Caledonia, like French Polynesia, has a beautiful fusion of cultures ...

  10. Seven wonders of the world

    Posted Mar 12th 2013, 12:00am by Kavita Daswani

    ... In Kona, Hawaii, a helicopter tour of the Volcanoes National Park allowed us to get a glimpse of the smouldering craters beneath us. In Bora Bora, French Polynesia, the waters are crystal clear. We ...




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