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About

  • This particular feed is intended to showcase the best micronational journalism, reporting on major issues.
  • General content should be added to Template:Main Page/Internet newsfeed.
  • Original entertainment content should be added to MicroWiki:Media/Entertainment.
  • Analytical content and opinion pieces should be added to MicroWiki:Media/Other.
  • Eight headlines only - when adding new links, delete the one at the BOTTOM OF THE LIST.
  • If an addition to this feed is considered unsuitable by an administrator (e.g. should it not be from an approved publication (see below) or if the event reported on is not considered headline-tier), it will be moved to the appropriate newsfeed.

When adding headlines

  • Please use the flag of the nation in which the publication is based. It is irrelevant as to whether or not the publication reports mainly on international news; if it has a micronation in which it is based or with which it is otherwise primarily affiliated, it should use that micronation's flag (in the same way, a B.B.C. article would be given the British flag). The exceptions to this rule are the Coprieta Standard and the G.U.M. News, both of which are totally unaffiliated with any micronation.
  • A truly well-written article's first sentence or two should be good preview text.
  • Finish all previews with ellipses ("..."), even if the preview already finishes at the end of a sentence.
  • Do not include bylines, datelines, or similar pre-article matter (e.g. "MINSK —" or "John Citizen —") in previews.
  • Do not add "BREAKING". It is totally unnecessary.
  • Instead of using the hyphen character, please consider using the dash character (–).


APPROVED PUBLICATIONS

As of 23 April 2015, the administration has decided to put in place a policy to the effect that only approved publications may post news to the headlines newsfeed. We have in recent months seen numerous articles posted which were not of a quality deemed suitable for the headlines. The list of approved publications is below - if your publication is not on the list, then please do not add an article to this newsfeed, but to "Other news". Approved publications have been chosen for their acceptable standard of writing and journalism. ONLY AN ADMINISTRATOR may add (or subtract) from this list, but users are welcome to request that their publications be considered for inclusion.

^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ A new policy concerning approved headlines has been put in place. Please ensure you have read and understood it before editing the newsfeed. ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

Headlines

The Commissioner of Bregusland gives a speech marking 12 years of Austenasia, in it Lord Charles Ross congratulates the empire...
The Empire of Austenasia today celebrates Independence Day, marking twelve years since the Declaration of Independence was sent in September 2008. To mark the occasion...
In the past week, the Empire of Austenasia has signed formal treaties of friendship and recognition with two other nations which claim continuity with the Roman Empire, namely Ovrestlia and Rhomania, and come to agreements regarding their imperial status...
Today HIM the Faithful Pavlovian Emperor and Autocrat of the Romans and all Rus' and HI&RAM the Emperor-King of Karnia-Ruthenia have signed a Treaty amending the Treaty of Osokorky recognizing in it the Imperial rank of Their Imperial Majesties the North Sea Emperor and Empress...
The Bundesrat, the upper chamber of the Reichsversammlung, the Abeldane Empire’s parliament, convened today for its first session, since its establishment with the constitutional reforms on 1 August earlier this year...
The Liberal-Moderate Party Conference concluded on the 9th of September, with Lord Charles Michael being re-elected unopposed as the party’s leader, signifying his intent to seek a second term as Prime Minister. Meanwhile, former PM and founder of the Storm Party Lord Juliano Saunders has announced his intention to run as an independent candidate...
His Majesty The King, in tandem with prime minister The Prince Nathan, called yesterday evening for a national vote on a constitutional proposal which would grant the monarch and his government broad powers and reestablish Parliament as a direct democratic body. Announced on the ninth anniversary of the signing of the original Constitution...
The Kronrat, the Privy council of the Abeldane Emperor, has today issued its third official Order. The order enacts changes to the regnal numbering of both the present, previous and future Abeldane monarchs...