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West Island,

island (2016 pop. 140), capital of the Cocos IslandsCocos Islands
or Keeling Islands,
officially Territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands, two separate atolls comprising 27 coral islets (2016 pop. 544), 5.5 sq mi (14.2 sq km), in the Indian Ocean, c.1,400 mi (2,250 km) SE of Sri Lanka.
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, an Australian territory. One of three inhabited islands in the group, its population is mainly Australians of European descent. The island also is the site of a meteorological observation station, quarantine facilities for cattle imported into Australia, and an airport.
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The West Island Trail is a new multi-day bikepacking route of 207 miles (333km) that starts and finishes at Oban.
Michael Lafrance of West Island College and Marsha Warmuth of Selwyn House will present on "English School Eligibility Under Bill 115.
The contract also further extends a long-running association with the Hong Kong MTR as we have previously supplied batteries for trains on the West Island line and are currently delivering a contract for refurbished trains in the New Territories.
UK-based TechnipFMC has won an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract by Zakum Development Company for a sulphate reduction plant on West Island located offshore Abu Dhabi.
The former lawmaker said her cases should be suspended too after the Sandiganbayan ordered the Ombudsman in a March 1 resolution to conduct its preliminary investigation on co-accused Jonathan Ng, owner of West Island Beverages Distributor (West Island) and the alleged favored supplier of the ghost cellphones.
Adventurer Grylls owns St Tudwal's West island, directly across from Mynydd Tir y Cwmwd.
He was forced to remove a slide from his holiday home on St Tudwal's West Island, off the Welsh coast, and alter plans for a PS580,000 harbour.
I practice as a community urologist at the Lakeshore General Hospital (LGH), which serves the West Island community of Montreal.
This year, with the help of Volunteer West Island, L'Oreal Canada partnered with Moisson Montreal, the largest food bank in Canada; Welcome Hall Mission, which actively works at reducing poverty in the city; and Heritage Laurentien, whose mission is the protection and enhancement of the natural environment.
In September, the Heritage Branch Secretary, Ann Jarvis Boa UE, spoke to the Beaurepaire-Beaconsfield Historical Society on Montreal's West Island on her Loyalist ancestor, Stephen Jarvis UE.
He was arrested in October after he had been involved in the robbery where a West Island depanneur had been held up with a knife by an assailant.
Her last year was a struggle but her final six weeks at the West Island Palliative Care Residence proved a comfortable stay with family and friends visiting and Joe staying with her.

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