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  1. Military team to leave for NoumeaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Fiji Times

    Republic of the Fiji Military Forces Commander Brigadier General Mosese Tikoitoga, left, chats with New Zealand Defence Adviser Lt-Col Bill Keelan at the Suva Military Cemetery in Reservoir Rd, Suva yesterday. Picture: JONACANI LALAKOBAU A TEAM of military personnel led by the RFMF Commander Brigadier General Mosese Tikoitoga will be leaving for Noumea today to hold military talks with their counterparts at the French Armed Forces in New Caledonia.

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  2. French assistRead the original story

    Friday | Fiji Times

    THE French Armed Forces based in Noumea, New Caledonia has been assisting the Fiji Navy with aircraft surveillance for 15 hours, every month since last October. In an interview yesterday, RFMF Commander Brigadier General Mosese Tikoitoga said this was solely for the purpose of assisting the navy with identifying contrabands, illegal fishing and other travellers within Fiji waters.

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  3. Come sail awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sydney Star Observer

    Have you ever wanted to try the "cruising life" and felt that other gay-themed cruises are not quite your cup of tea? If you want to be pampered on your next holiday, relaxing on a tropical beach by day and enjoying the best dining afloat with friends each night, then the second Island Fruits Tropical Cruise is perfect for you. Don't expect the usual over-the-top craziness of many other gay cruises, as this one is unique and designed for a broader appeal.

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  4. Sydney weather: Carnival Spirit voyage 'very scary' but the crew kept passengers calmRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | The Age

    Passengers on a cruise ship are stuck out at sea for possibly another two days as the Port Authority of NSW has closed several harbours for commercial shipping. We got caught in the storm on Monday night, with 10-metre swells.

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  5. 'It was wild ... nobody got sleep'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | NEWS.com.au

    IT WAS supposed to be the trip of a lifetime, but just three days into this family's holiday, disaster struck. It could happen to you.

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  6. Sydney weather: Carnival Spirit voyage 'is very scary' but...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    A deep low pressure system off the NSW coast caused heavy rainfall and strong winds overnight with more wild weather to continue says Rob Sharpe from Weatherzone. a Fairfax Media reporter Rachel Browne and her family are among 4000 people on the cruise ship Carnival Spirita , which is stranded outside Sydney Heads in giant waves.

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  7. Sydney weather: Carnival Spirit voyage 'is very scary' but the crew are keeping passengers calmRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Sydney Morning Herald

    "They are turning the ship to make it more bearable. It is very scary": passengers could be trapped for up to two days.

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  8. Cruise ship stuck in monster seasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | NEWS.com.au

    STRANDED cruise ship passengers tell of terrible night on massive seas as a ferocious storm dubbed an 'east coast cyclone' generates 11m waves off Sydney. A PILOT who was due to fly 262 passengers from London to Hong Kong has been arrested for allegedly trying to carry knives on board the plane.

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  9. Marathon swimmer Heidi does Malaysia proud againRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | The Star Online

    On Saturday, the 26-year-old splashed her way to a commendable fourth-place finish in the third leg of the FINA 10km Marathon Swimming World Cup in Noumea, New Caledonia. The Perth-based Heidi completed the gruelling race at the Anse Vata Bay in 2'12:34.12, just two seconds behind third-placed Coralie Codevelle of France.

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  10. Parkinson's Patients Turn To An Unlikely Source of ReliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | MSN Healthy Living

    Philippe and Nathalie dance the tango during sunrise, with a view of the sea, on July 14, 2014 in Noumea, on the French Pacific island of New-Caledonia. Since the beginning of the year, the tanguero couple is part of a dance group called 'Libertango Noumea' which gathers dancers at a music school in the city.

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  11. Improving search and rescue in the Pacific regionRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Scoop

    At the Sixth Pacific Regional Search and Rescue Workshop held in Noumea, New Caledonia , Pacific Island delegates have committed to accelerate acceptance of a regional non-binding arrangement to promote cooperation in search and rescue matters among 26 Secretariat of the Pacific Community members. Also in support of enhanced efforts to save lives at sea, the delegates have undertaken to develop national search and rescue plans and to develop and update national search and rescue legislation.

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  12. NASA catches Tropical Cyclone Solo dissipatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | EurekAlert!

    IMAGE: On April 13, the MODIS instrument aboard NASA's Aqua satellite captured this visible-light image of Solo's elongated remnants. The bulk of clouds were southeast of the barely discernable center.... view more Tropical Cyclone Solo was dissipating over the Southwestern Pacific Ocean when NASA's Aqua satellite passed overhead on April 13, 2015.

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  13. Oceania judo gold medals boost Kiwis as Olympics loomRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Stuff.co.nz

    New Zealand judokas Moira De Villiers and Jason Koster have headed a strong Kiwi challenge at the Ocean championships with gold medal efforts. New Zealand came away from the championships in New Caledonia with two golds, four silvers and two bronzes.

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  14. West Papua a " Return to MelanesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Scoop

    West Papua - Return to Melanesia On the 15 August 1962 an agreement was signed between the Republic of Indonesia and the Kingdom of the Netherlands concerning West New Guinea. A vote on a Dutch/Indonesian resolution was adopted by the UN General Assembly On the 15 August 1962 an agreement was signed between the Republic of Indonesia and the Kingdom of the Netherlands concerning West New Guinea.

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  15. Tokelau partake in 9th Head of Fisheries Meeting i...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | Scoop

    In March, Tokelau took part in the discussions on fisheries issues in the region at the 9th Head of Fisheries meeting held in Noumea, New Caledonia. The meeting focused on new management initiatives and development to ensure fisheries, both coastal and oceanic, are managed sustainably.

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  16. West Papua - Return to MelanesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Scoop

    On the 15 August 1962 an agreement was signed between the Republic of Indonesia and the Kingdom of the Netherlands concerning West New Guinea. A vote on a Dutch/Indonesian resolution was adopted by the UN General Assembly in September 1962 and included this statement: "The Agreement contains certain guarantees for the population of the territory, including detailed provisions regarding the exercise of the right of self-determination In 1969, Indonesia chose 1025 electors to vote in the UN sanctioned election.

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  17. Eclipsed moon and sun together this Saturday?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Earth & Sky

    Who will see a selenelion - the eclipsed moon and sun in the sky simultaneously - for the April 4, 2015 total eclipse of the moon? Charts and info here. This photo does not show an eclipsed moon, but it does show a simultaneous sunset and full moonrise as captured by EarthSky Facebook friend Andy Somers in Noumea, New Caledonia in September 2013.

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  18. SPC lends public health surveillance helping hand to VanuatuRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Scoop

    SPC will initially deploy two epidemiologists and one laboratory specialist following a request from theVanuatu Government and the World Health Organisation for assistance over the next two months. "We're very pleased to lend a technical helping hand to our Vanuatu colleagues in close collaboration with our partners from WHO and the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs," the Deputy Director of SPC's Public Health Division, Dr Yvan SouarA s, said.

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  19. SPC stands by Pacific Communities to address tuber...Read the original story

    Mar 24, 2015 | Scoop

    Noumea, New Caledonia World Tuberculosis Day reminds us all of the important work under way to eradicate this highly infectious and sometimes fatal disease, but also that more needs to be done to save lives across the Pacific and globally. Noumea, New Caledonia World Tuberculosis Day reminds us all of the important work under way to eradicate this highly infectious and sometimes fatal disease, but also that more needs to be done to save lives across the Pacific and globally.

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  20. Cyclone Pam slams VanuatuRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | KHOU-TV Houston

    Uwen Garae surveys his destroyed house in Port Vila, Vanuatu, on March 16. Cyclone Pam hit South Pacific islands on March 14, causing massive damage. Cyclone Pam slams Vanuatu Uwen Garae surveys his destroyed house in Port Vila, Vanuatu, on March 16. Cyclone Pam hit South Pacific islands on March 14, causing massive damage.

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