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Still gathering no moss

In a recent post we celebrated the 50th anniversary of the release of the Beatles film and album ‘A Hard Day’s Night’ in 1964. This album displaced the Rolling Stones first album in July after a reign of 12 weeks at the number one spot in the charts. 690 more words


Rubbish warriors: volunteers clean up Dili’s beaches

Volunteers have begun a weekly cleanup of Dili’s beaches in an attempt to reduce the amount of rubbish going into our oceans.

The event was started five weeks ago, when Conservation International, Dive Timor Lorosae and government organisations spent a day cleaning up dive sites and beaches. 48 more words


Online Reviews Affect Opinion

Last week, we posted information on consumer’s use of online reviews. Today, we’ll look into how online reviews the impact the consumer’s impression of businesses. 400 more words


Sky On Demand. Sky Anytime. (sometimes)

A deaf person requested subtitles for On Demand broadcasting from Sky TV. Below is their response.

(Physically challenged is a particularly interesting term for ‘deaf’)


Working to combat human trafficking

Organisations are working to raise awareness about human trafficking, as reports find Timor-Leste is a source and destination country for people who have been sold or tricked into slavery… 63 more words


Traditional music to be taught in schools

Plans to teach traditional music in schools are being embraced as a way to ensure customs are passed on to younger generations.


The Ministry of Education, in collaboration with the Secretary of State for Arts and Culture, is revising the curriculum to incorporate the arts and natural and social sciences.  45 more words


My big transition from sunny Darwin to university in moody Melbourne

Most days, I wake up and peer outside to Melbourne’s grey skies. Rain always seems to be looming on the horizon. I don’t take that for granted. 100 more words