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British 'invaded' Australia say university guidelines

Language guidelines that advise students to describe British explorer James Cook's arrival in Sydney as an "invasion" rather than a "settlement" were defended by an Australian university.

British 'invaded' Australia say university guidelines
Renowned economist Nouriel Roubini speaks about Samruk Kazyna's transformation program

A world-renowned economist Nouriel Roubini has spoken about the transformation program of Kazakhstan’s Samruk Kazyna National Wealth Fund during the VIII Astana Economic Forum.

Renowned economist Nouriel Roubini speaks about Samruk Kazyna's transformation program
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New Zealanders to vote on flag change

New Zealand will hold a binding referendum in 2016 on whether to change the national flag, Prime Minister John Key said.

New Zealanders to vote on flag change
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New Zealand PM pushes flag change after election win

New Zealand Prime Minister John Key said he would press ahead with plans to hold a referendum to change the national flag following his election triumph.

New Zealand PM pushes flag change after election win
World will 'change course' on climate at UN summit: envoy
World will 'change course' on climate at UN summit: envoy

A UN summit on climate change will see the world "change course" and begin to seriously tackle global warming.

World will 'change course' on climate at UN summit: envoy
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'Poor' outlook for Barrier Reef as climate change threatens

Climate change remains the most serious threat to the Great Barrier Reef and the outlook for the natural wonder is "poor".

'Poor' outlook for Barrier Reef as climate change threatens
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Nazarbayev rearranges Kazakh government

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev declared a government reorganization during today’s expanded cabinet meeting.

Nazarbayev rearranges Kazakh government
World Bank fears devastating 4.0 degree warming
World Bank fears devastating 4.0 degree warming

The World Bank warned Sunday that global temperatures could rise by four degrees this century without immediate action, with potentially devastating consequences for coastal cities and the poor.

World Bank fears devastating 4.0 degree warming
Calls for BBC overhaul after chief quits in abuse row
Calls for BBC overhaul after chief quits in abuse row

The chairman of the BBC's governing board called Sunday for radical change in the world's largest broadcaster after it was plunged into crisis following the resignation of its chief executive in a sex abuse row.

Calls for BBC overhaul after chief quits in abuse row
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Iraq aims to unite with new national anthem, flag

Iraq is seeking to replace its national anthem and flag in a move aimed at providing unifying national symbols and putting decades of conflict and hardship in the country behind it.

Iraq aims to unite with new national anthem, flag
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British PM begins government reshuffle

British Prime Minister David Cameron is set to reshuffle his ailing government on Tuesday, but with unpopular finance minister George Osborne expected to keep his job despite continued economic gloom.

British PM begins government reshuffle
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Kazakhstan ranked 5th in Change Readiness Index

KPMG audit company has ranked Kazakhstan #5 in the Change Readiness Index.

Kazakhstan ranked 5th in Change Readiness Index
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Air temperature to rise 5 degrees in 10 years in Kazakhstan

Air temperature has risen 0.8-1.3 degrees in the last 100 years in Kazakhstan, according to Kazakh Meteorological Service data.

Air temperature to rise 5 degrees in 10 years in Kazakhstan

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