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  1. French frigate visitsRead the original story

    Saturday May 16 | Fiji Times

    THE Fiji Navy was taught valuable lessons in policing, protecting and apprehending trespassers in our Exclusive Economic Zone following exercises with the French Navy yesterday. With an EEZ of 1,281,122 square-kilometres, the Navy has in the past expressed its limitations at being able to effectively protect the vast area from illegal fisheries and other criminal activities.


  2. French assists in border patrolsRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | Fiji Times

    As a result, the RFMF last year entered into an agreement with the French armed forces for such assistance, something that has been working out well so far. The French Armed Forces base in Noumea, New Caledonia has been assisting the Fiji Navy with aircraft surveillance for 15 hours, every month since last October.


  3. VIDEO: Wife Watches in Horror as Her Husband is Savaged to Death by Monster Bull SharkRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | Right Wing News

    A woman endured an unimaginable tragedy as she witnessed her husband killed by a massive shark according to a report from the Daily Mail : A man who was brutally attacked by a bull shark while swimming off the coast of New Caledonia has been identified as French national Yves Berthelot. His widow, Anne, paid a heartbreaking tribute to her husband on Facebook, saying 'I've lost the man of my life tonight'.


  4. Man killed in savage shark attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 |

    "MY NOSE was assaulted by a putrid smell of death and decay." When a passenger found herself dealing with the seatmate from hell, she hit back with this funny note.


  5. 'I lost the man of my life': Yves Berthelot killed in New Caledonia shark attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Sydney Morning Herald

    The wife of a man who died when he was bitten multiple times by a shark in New Caledonia says she "lost the man of my life tonight". Yves Berthelot, 50, was on a sailing weekend with his wife, Anne, and a group of friends in the south of the Pacific Island archipelago when the tragedy occurred.


  6. Tourists watch in horror as a fellow passenger is savaged to death by a bull sharkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Daily Mail

    A man has been killed after a brutal shark attack while swimming in the ocean off the coast of New Caledonia. The man, described as being in his 50s, was on a cruise with his friends south of the archipelago when he was killed.


  7. Haley Anderson, Jack Burnell Top Cozumel Stop of FINA Marathon Swimming World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    The fourth leg of the FINA/HOSA 10km Marathon Swimming World Cup 2015 was held yesterday on May 2 in Cozumel as Haley Anderson and Jack Burnell topped 143 swimmers taking the departure. For some of the countries taking part in this race, Cozumel was considered as a qualifying event for the FINA World Championships in Kazan which will be held from July 24-August 9. In the men's race, Jack Burnell of Great Britain emerged victorious in a time of 1h42m06s.


  8. Noumea: Meet the Karl Lagerfeld of cheeseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 |

    He gestures at a long and artfully-lit buffet table of cheeses stretching away down a function room in Noumea's Le Meridien Hotel. "Vraiment" , I reply.


  9. New Caledonia: Where cultures collideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | The New Zealand Herald

    Liz Light checks out the delights of Noumea and finds plenty to catch the eye in the lush capital of French territory New Caledonia. Downtown Noumea is like a grown man wearing a boy's T-shirt; it's bursting at the seams.


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

    Saturday Apr 25 | 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.


  11. French assistRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | 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.


  12. Come sail awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | 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.


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

    Apr 21, 2015 | 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.


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

    Apr 21, 2015 |

    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.


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

    Apr 21, 2015 | 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.


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

    Apr 21, 2015 | 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.


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

    Apr 20, 2015 |

    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.


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

    Apr 19, 2015 | 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.


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

    Apr 17, 2015 | 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.


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

    Apr 16, 2015 | 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.