Cocos (Keeling) Islands


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Cruising World 
Known officially as Cocos (Keeling) Islands, this Indian Ocean landfall is a territory of Australia and is approximately 1,200 nautical miles equidistant between the motherland and Singapore. It was discovered by William Keeling of the East India ... See more..
Seychelles News Agency 
(Seychelles News Agency) - A hawksbill turtle tagged as a juvenile in the waters of Cocos Keeling Island, an Australian territory, swam all the way to the Seychelles to lay her eggs on Frégate Island. The conservation manager of Frégate, Janske van de ... See more..
ABC Online 
"I am certainly enthusiastic about the prospect of Cocos and Keeling Islands become part of Western Australia. "It'll do a lot for the economy of the Cocos Islands, at the moment there is a mixture of Commonwealth and state laws that apply, West ... See more..
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The newly named Cossies Beach in the Cocos (Keeling) Islands has been named Australia's top stretch of sand by beach expert Brad Farmer in his book, 101 Best Beaches 2017, released today. See more.. 
The exhaustive research eventually delivered a very impressive winner, Cossie's Beach, on the little known but soon to be inundated Cocos (Keeling) Islands. The archipelago consists of 27 islands — only two of which are habited — in the middle of the ... See more..
CC Domain Registrar, Internet BS for Cocos (Keeling) Islands blocked ExtraTorrent from using that particular country domain name. While the Domain Registrar has not given any reason for the blockage but it is felt that the anti-piracy groups and the ... See more..
The Sydney Morning Herald 
A further 74 pirating sites such as Limetorrents, Putlocker, Kinogo, and Megashare could be added to the list of sites blocked by nearly 50 internet providers if movie studios succeed in their latest legal move to stop Australians streaming or ... See more..
The Hindu 
The collectors will also get a chance to possess rarest of rare coins such as the Silver Rupee, minted and issued by the Rajapur Mint during Aurangzeb's reign and Tokens from Cocos (Keeling) Islands in Indian Ocean with denomination in rupee. These ... See more..
The Guardian 
The Cocos (Keeling) Islands are an iridescent tropical atoll 2,000km from the West Australian coast, yet they are still part of Australia as one of the Indian Ocean Territories (along with Christmas Island). Interestingly the Muslim population here ... See more..
ABC Online 
Christmas and Cocos Keeling Islands should join an existing state instead of running their own budget as a self-governing body, a Federal Government committee into their future has concluded. The Indian Ocean territories have long complained that ... See more..
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