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The end of detention: 'We are free but we need to recover from all those years'

The Observer 07 Mar 2021
Initially, Obeiszadeh was taken to Christmas Island for processing and then to Australia’s offshore centre on Manus Island in Papua New Guinea ... How an inner-city motel became a detention centre for more than 100 refugees ... The Asylum Seeker Resources centre says 115 people from the ...
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P.E.I. to roll out free, public pre-kindergarten this September

CBC 06 Mar 2021
After a year’s delay due to the pandemic, the province is assuring Islanders it will be ready to roll out public pre-kindergarten at licensed child-care centres on P.E.I. this September ... .
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Biden planning fast-track entry for Mexican migrant families

Irish Independent 06 Mar 2021
US president Joe Biden plans to turn two border detention centres into Ellis Island-type entry points that will release migrant Mexican families into the US in less than 72 hours. New arrivals will undergo medical and criminal background checks, and then be released with instructions to later appear in court for their cases to be heard ... Read More.
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Pacific quake sets off tsunami, threat lifts in New Zealand

Business Line 05 Mar 2021
The magnitude 8.1 quake in the Kermadec Islands ... Waves of 30 centimeters were measured by ocean gauges in Vanuatu, New Zealand and islands off Australia. The US Geological Survey said the strongest quake was centred near the remote Kermadec Islands at a depth of 19 kilometers.
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Little damage from huge Pacific quake; tsunami threat passes

Moosejaw Today 05 Mar 2021
The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center cautioned the quake could cause tsunami waves of up to 3 metres (10 feet) in Vanuatu and up to 1 metre (3 feet) in Tonga, other South Pacific islands and Latin America's Pacific coast ... Geological Survey said the strongest quake was centred near the Kermadec Islands at a depth of 19 kilometres (12 miles).
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Tsunami wave filmed heading to New Zealand coast after region’s most powerful earthquake in modern history

Metro UK 05 Mar 2021
The Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre cautioned the quake could cause tsunami waves of up to three meters in Vanuatu and up to one metre in Tonga, other South Pacific islands and Latin America’s Pacific coast ... The US Geological Survey said the strongest quake was centred near the Kermadec Islands at a depth of 12 miles.
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Tsunami warnings issued after 8.1 magnitude earthquake near New Zealand

Belfast Telegraph 05 Mar 2021
The Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre cautioned the quake could cause tsunami waves of up to three meters in Vanuatu and up to one metre in Tonga, other South Pacific islands and Latin America’s Pacific coast ... The US Geological Survey said the strongest quake was centred near the Kermadec Islands at a depth of 12 miles.
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Campus-like design chosen for new Nanaimo Correctional Centre

Castanet 05 Mar 2021
The correctional centre, which houses men with a medium-security classification, will also become Vancouver Island’s first provincial custody unit for women, providing a place for women in short-term custody who are on remand or waiting to be transferred to serve a sentence.
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Two injured in helicopter crash on Bowen Island: emergency health services

Info News 05 Mar 2021
VANCOUVER - Two people have been transported to hospital in serious but stable condition after a helicopter crash on Bowen Island, B.C ... Friday morning for reports of a downed helicopter on the island off the coast of West Vancouver ... Bowen Island resident Tony Mainwaring, who was ...
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Migrants at risk of homelessness as EU scheme ends

Taipei Times 05 Mar 2021
Volunteers help people on a dinghy as they arrive at the Greek island of Lesbos on March 20, 2016 ... Under a law passed aimed at freeing up space in island reception centres, recognized refugees have only a month to make the transition from organized accommodation to being self-sufficient in non-assisted living facilities.
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Celebrating those who break the grass ceiling 

Canoe 05 Mar 2021
“If you build it, they will come,” seems to have been part of the thinking for Toronto-based JMCC Group, which is constructing a state-of-the-art distribution centre on the Channel Island of Jersey, located between England and France ... Once the centre is up and running, expected in April, it will serve as the E.U./U.K.
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Walk on the wild side at detached bungalow in D18

Irish Independent 05 Mar 2021
8 Hainault Lawn, Foxrock, D18, €795k ... This features bespoke, hand-crafted units, a centre island with breakfast bar, recessed lighting and timber floor ... Expand. Close ... /. Facebook Twitter Email Whatsapp. .
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