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Entertaiment News

Were the Wright Brothers the first to fly?
17/04/2014 | Administrator

Wilbur and Orville Wright weren’t just lucky to make the first flight. They played with flying paper models in their youth, and by 1901 they had made hundreds of wind tunnel tests. In 1902, their gl [ ... ]

Pick up line
17/04/2014 | Administrator

OH MY GOODNESS!! You are not going to believe it, I saw the cutest thing in a store window. I was going to buy it for you but then I realized that it was my reflection!!
I lost my phone number…can  [ ... ]

Father in Law
17/04/2014 | Administrator

“Mom, Dad, sit down. I have something very important to tell you,” said Samantha, upon her return home from college after graduation. “I met a guy who lives near the college that I really like a [ ... ]

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    Palau Current News

    No Bird Flu in Palau
    18/04/2014 | Administrator

    PMA products now safe for consumption
    There is no bird flu in Palau.

    A press release from the Ministry of Health disclosed that samples sent for confirmatory testing in mainland United States (US) gav [ ... ]

    Night Market today to showcase more of Palau
    18/04/2014 | Administrator

    The Mission Statement of the Palau Visitors Authority is:  We are committed to promote our heritage and the unique attractions of Palau through sustainable tourism development and the encouragement o [ ... ]

    Arrivals from Taiwan increase
    18/04/2014 | Administrator
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    Reversing a trend that has been going since the start of 2013, arrivals from Taiwan, which is the number two customer of the Palau tourism industry, has increased.
    Tourist arrivals from Taiwan have bee [ ... ]

    TR to lead opening of new APP
    18/04/2014 | Administrator
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    President Remengesau will be leading a host of dignitaries for the opening of the new Aimeliik Power Plant in Aimeliik State this coming April 23.
    Also expected for the occasion are Vice President Anto [ ... ]

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    Sports News

    Peched Raw scores two wins in IP&E NBL
    17/04/2014 | Peter Erick Magbanua

    Defending champion Peched Raw’s title retention campaign goes on track as they scored back-to-back victories at the start of the elimination round for the 2014 IP&E National Basketball League (NBL)  [ ... ]

    PSA to hold Sunset Swim-a-thon fundraiser
    17/04/2014 | Peter Erick Magbanua

    The Palau Swimming Association (PSA) is set to hold a Sunset Swim-a-thon fundraiser on April 26 at the National Pool in Meyuns.

    The event will start at 5 p.m. and will be an event filled with swimming [ ... ]

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    Regional News

    Students trapped in sinking ferry send heartbreaking text messages
    17/04/2014 | Administrator

    Heartbreaking text message exchanges between students trapped in the sinking ferry off the coast of South Korea and their anxious parents are offering a glimpse into the desperate situation in the cri [ ... ]

    Delaying The Nuclear-Free Zone In The Pacific
    17/04/2014 | Administrator

    By Nic Maclellan
    At the height of the nuclear arms race between the United States and Soviet Union, a treaty to create a South Pacific Nuclear Free Zone, or SPNFZ, was opened for signature  [ ... ]

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      World News

      Family is key to understanding accused Boston bomber: attorney
      17/04/2014 | Administrator

      BOSTON  - The accused Boston Marathon bomber's relationship with family, and particularly with his slain older brother who prosecutors contend helped plan the attack, is key to understanding his case [ ... ]