The prime minister also jointly inaugurated with Seychelles president Wavel Ramkalawan a solar power plant, a court building and 10 community development projects
Ramkalawan, a 59-year-old priest who has largely devoted himself to politics, received 54 percent of the vote in the Indian Ocean island nation while Faure received 43 percent
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Studying the rocks, scientists concluded that a short-lived subduction event occurred 70 million years ago in the basin
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The Nekton Mission will conduct further dives in other parts of the Indian Ocean over three years
WADA hires law firm to look into allegations of bullying and harassment within organisation by committee chair Beckie Scott
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