Media Monitoring for Tuesday August 04, 2015

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The Siberian Times

Russia submits application for stake of $30 trillion Arctic shelf oil and gas ...
The Siberian Times
The new submission is based on deep seismic sounding in the central section of the Arctic basin, seismic and bathymetric profiling, and geological sampling. The Russian application is likely to face opposition from four other nations with Arctic ...

1 hour 36 min ago in 'Arctic Sovereignty'

National Post

Russia submits claim for vast Arctic seabed territories at United Nations
National Post
Russia, the U.S., Canada, Denmark and Norway have all been trying to assert jurisdiction over parts of the Arctic, which is believed to hold up to a quarter of the planet's undiscovered oil and gas. Rivalry for Arctic resources has intensified as ...

and more » 2 hours 48 min ago in 'Arctic Sovereignty'

moviepilot.com

16 Things You May Not Know About the Awesome Star of the Big Bang Theory ...
moviepilot.com
Her interest in helping these sweet faced mammals was ignited when she stumbled across pictures of the Canadian seal hunt, which is the world's largest mass slaughter of marine mammals. Speaking with CBS Kaley admitted: "I openly admit I had no idea ...

and more »Google News 3 hours 56 min ago in 'Polar Bear and Seal Harvesting'

Blues Seal Hunt Deal
Vitalfootball
Noel Hunt, who Phil Brown has since said is his 'biggest signing' as Shrimpers manager, was confirmed as a Southend signing by the Official Website on Saturday. Southend secured the signature of former Dundee United, Reading, Leeds, Ipswich and of ...

and more » 4 hours 55 min ago in 'Polar Bear and Seal Harvesting'

CJAD

Cleanup gets underway on Nunavik power plant diesel spill
Nunatsiaq News
Hydro-Québec says a big diesel spill at a Nunavik power plant has been contained. The spill took place late Aug. 1 and into the morning of Aug. 2 at a generating station that supplies power to the Hudson Strait community of Ivujivik. An Aug. 3 news ...
Diesel spill at Hydro plant containedCJAD

all 2 news articles » 6 hours 38 min ago in 'Inuit Nunangat'

Nunatsiaq News

RCMP investigate two deaths in western Nunavut town
Nunatsiaq News
People in the western Nunavut town of Kugluktuk say they are stunned by the Aug. 3 deaths of two local youths. Sources in the community have told Nunatsiaq News the two deceased persons are a young man, aged about 20, and a girl of about 14.

7 hours 50 min ago in 'Inuit Nunangat'

TheTyee.ca

Petronas's Silence on BC LNG Act Sends Disquieting Signal
TheTyee.ca
A day after meeting de Jong on July 27, Najib fired his powerful deputy, four cabinet ministers and the country's attorney general who had all been demanding the prime minister to answer for the alleged theft of US$700 million in state funds and the ...

and more » 10 hours 26 min ago in 'Arctic Sovereignty'

Zimbabwe alleges 2nd American involved in illegal lion hunt
The Weather Space
It cites estimates suggesting there are barely more than 30,000 lions across Africa and "localized or regionalized extinctions in the next decade are a real possibility". His kill profile includes 43 victims, including caribou, moose, deer, buffalo, a ...

and more » 14 hours 25 min ago in 'Polar Bear and Seal Harvesting'

The evolution of federal elections in Canada
Hamilton Spectator
New Democrat Peter Ittinuar becomes the first Inuit MP in 1979. 1960: First Nations people living on reserves get the right to vote and run in federal elections without having to give up their status under the Indian Act. Liberal Len Marchand becomes ...

18 hours 35 min ago in 'Inuit'

Variety

ARC Entertainment Acquires 'Chloe and Theo' With 'Fifty Shades of Grey' Star ...
Variety
The film tells the story of Theo (Ikummaq), an Inuit man from the Arctic who travels to New York City to warn world leaders about the impact of global warming on the planet. Upon arrival, he meets Chloe (Johnson), who is homeless. The two join forces ...
'Fifty Shades of Grey' Star Dakota Johnson's New Movie 'Chloe and Theo' Lands ...TheWrap

all 2 news articles » 19 hours 28 min ago in 'Inuit'

Express.co.uk

Slaughter in the snow: Sick trophy hunters killing endangered POLAR BEARS and ...
Express.co.uk
But, shockingly Canada allows Inuits who no longer with to hunt, to cash in on their culture by selling the licences on to wealthy overseas trophy hunters, who kill purely for kicks. There are an estimated 20,000-25,000 polar bears left in the wild ...

and more » 22 hours 14 min ago in 'Inuit'

TheWrap

'Fifty Shades of Grey' Star Dakota Johnson's New Movie 'Chloe and Theo' Lands ...
TheWrap
“Chloe and Theo” tells the story of Theo (Ikummaq), an Inuit man from the Arctic who travels to New York City to warn world leaders about the catastrophic impact of global warming on the planet. Upon arrival, he meets a homeless girl named Chloe ...

Google News 22 hours 52 min ago in 'Inuit'
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