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The Challenge Season 37 rumors: Rookie cast member may be edited out of episodes

m&c 23 Jul 2021
The rookies will also come from various reality TV shows, including Big Brother, Survivor, Paradise Hotel, Love Island, 12 Dates of Christmas, and Too Hot to Handle. Love Island will bring two cast members to The Challenge ... Island star Lauren Coogan, depending on what happened.
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Taste of freedom: a Kurdish winemaker’s journey from Manus Island to the Yarra Valley

The Observer 20 Jun 2021
It was 11 December 2020, his 40th birthday, and after seven-and-a-half years spent in detention between Christmas Island, Manus Island and the Mantra Hotel in Melbourne, he was ready to try Australian shiraz for the first time ... Quinsee, who is an activist and songwriter travelled several times to visit Bandesh on Manus Island.
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Banned from getting jobs, $36-a-day allowance and no real freedom: The harsh reality of life ...

The Daily Mail 17 Jun 2021
They were not required to enter hotel quarantine as they have not left Australian soil, with Christmas Island being an Australian territory ... Christmas Island, after more than three years of sub-standard care in immigration detention in Melbourne and on Christmas Island,' she said.
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Tamil family forced to live in detention on Christmas Island are seen on Australian soil ...

The Daily Mail 15 Jun 2021
They are not required to enter hotel quarantine as they have not left Australian soil, with Christmas Island being an Australian territory ... family off Christmas Island, after more than three years of sub-standard care in immigration detention in Melbourne and on Christmas Island.
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Peter Dutton hits back at WA premier, insisting states had agreed to manage hotel quarantine

The Observer 25 Apr 2021
“I’d love to tell you that airbases or the Christmas Island facility is fit for purpose but it is not ... McGowan has requested a cap on travellers returning to WA be halved from 1,025 and federal facilities – such as army barracks and the north-west RAAF Base Curtin – 170km from Broome – and also Christmas Island be made available for quarantine.
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No new Covid-19 community cases recorded in Western Australia

TVNZ 24 Apr 2021
Western Australia has recorded just one new Covid-19 case overnight, in a female traveller from India who is in hotel quarantine ... McGowan suggested Commonwealth facilities at Curtin Air Base near Derby could hold 1500 people, or Christmas Island could be used as a quarantine site. "CBD hotel quarantine is not fit for purpose," he said.
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Mark McGowan slams border rules allowing Australians to travel to Covid hotspots after Perth's outbreak ...

The Daily Mail 24 Apr 2021
'The person in the hotel the other day who was infectious had recently gone to India, who passed it onto the people across the corridor,' he said on Saturday ... Mr McGowan suggested Commonwealth facilities at Curtin Air Base near Derby could hold 1500 people, or Christmas Island could be used as a quarantine site.
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Puerto Rico sees a surge in tourism – and a rise in aggressive tourist behavior

The Observer 12 Mar 2021
Hotel occupancy reached 60% during Presidents’ Day holiday weekend in February, according to the island’s destination marketing organization, Discover Puerto Rico. It was the highest number since Christmas, and hotels expect to reach the same occupancy rates for the forthcoming spring break ... Bolivar expects hotel rooms to sell out.
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Réunion Island sees strong tourism recovery

Afrol News 28 Feb 2021
The tourism industry on the Indian Ocean island of Réunion reports record bookings for the upcoming season, with almost full-booked hotels ... UHR Vice-President Lionel Carro reports that members are registering "good booking rates for Christmas and New Year," the island's peak season.
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Sullivan County Library books

Kingsport Times-News 15 Feb 2021
All branches of the Sullivan County Public Library system have returned to curbside service only. Patrons can call their local branch library for more information. The numbers are ... The library has added the following titles to its circulation. Titles designated (LP) are large print editions. FICTION ... Christmas at the Island HotelJenny Colgan (LP) ... Yee.
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Desperate Detainees Riot on Christmas Island Over Indefinite Detention

Sydney Criminal Lawyers 08 Jan 2021
However, the misery of Christmas Island isn’t reserved for noncitizens ... While refugee rights advocate Claire Gomez told us from Melbourne last week that supporters down there hold grave fears that the 180-odd former offshore asylum-seeking detainees now held in hotels on the mainland might soon be sent to Christmas Island.
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21 New Year’s Day brunches to see in 2021 in Dubai and Abu Dhabi

The National 27 Dec 2020
The restaurant in The Meydan Hotel is having a brunch with flavours from around the world on the first day of 2021 ... Friday, January 1; 1pm to 4pm; Dh249 per person; The Meydan Hotel; +971 381 3111; www.themeydanhotel.com/festive Hillhouse Brasserie ... The Yas Island hotel will be having its popular B.I.G.
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Sit back, relax with a few Christmas romances

The Galveston Daily News 24 Dec 2020
Christmas at the Island Hotel” by Jenny Colgan, 2020, William Morrow, 352 pages, $15.99 ... With a pandemic about, and since you planned on staying in anyhow, how about visiting a Scottish hotel in “Christmas at the Island Hotel” by Jenny Colgan? In this novel, a new hotel is set to ...
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This is my eighth Christmas locked up in immigration detention. Next year I hope to celebrate as a free man

The Observer 24 Dec 2020
It was about the Manus Island detention centre for refugees and the horrific conditions there ... Refugees and asylum seekers moved from Mantra hotel in Melbourne ... In January 2019 I met Omid Tofighian on Manus Island and I spoke to him about my writing ... I was locked up in the Mantra hotel in Melbourne for my seventh Christmas in 2019.
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Bahrain church project cements Gulf region’s reputation for tolerance

Arab News 24 Dec 2020
Europeans and Arabs from the Levant region account for the rest of the island’s Christian population ... When the Christmas season arrived every year in Bahrain, “similar to the UAE, you go to hotels and they’re all made up with Christmas trees to celebrate the period,” Glykys said, adding that the island’s Muslims “warmed to” such festive displays.
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