Firefighters control Ten Minutes By Tractor winery blaze on Mornington Peninsula

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Updated February 25, 2018 18:03:44 Photo: The Ten Minutes By Tractor blaze prompted a warning for thick smoke in the area. (Supplied: Dorinda Mercier) Firefighters have controlled a blaze at a winery on the Mornington Peninsula, south of Melbourne. The building adjoining the restaurant and cellar door at the Ten Minutes By Tractor winery at
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Russia barred from flying flag at Games closing ceremony

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PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Reuters) – The International Olympic Committee (IOC) dashed Russian athletes’ hopes of marching behind their national flag at the Winter Games on Sunday, deciding against immediately lifting Russia’s Olympic suspension after fresh doping violations. Russians have been competing as neutral athletes at the Games, their Olympic status suspended, as IOC punishment for
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After Top Court’s Order, IndiGo Says Will Shift Some Flights To Terminal 2 Of IGI

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IndiGo said relocating flights may cause inconvenience to passengers. (File)  Budget carrier IndiGo on Saturday said it would comply with the Supreme Court order and shift some of its flights to T2 terminal at Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International airport in the coming weeks. On Friday, the top court rejected IndiGo’s plea challenging a Delhi High
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First observation of optical light from shock breakout in a supernova explosion — ScienceDaily

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Thanks to lucky snapshots taken by an amateur astronomer in Argentina, scientists have obtained their first view of the initial burst of light from the explosion of a massive star. During tests of a new camera, Víctor Buso captured images of a distant galaxy before and after the supernova’s “shock breakout” — when a supersonic
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IOC decides not to lift Russian ban at Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

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The International Olympic Committee has voted unanimously against lifting the ban of Russia from the Pyeongchang Winter Games. It means the 168 athletes competing as “Olympic Athletes from Russia” (OAR) will not be able to march under their country’s flag at Sunday’s closing ceremony. IOC President Thomas Bach said a condition of Russia’s ban being
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