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  1. Today in HistoryRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... York. In 1943, U.S. Navy Lt. (jg) John F. Kennedy assumed command of PT-109, a motor torpedo boat, in the Solomon Islands during World War II. (On Aug. 2, 1943, PT-109 was rammed and sunk by a Japanese destroyer, killing two crew members; Kennedy ...


  2. Who is Kate Middletona s mystery fashion designer?Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | New York Post

    ... neckline. It's a recycled dress which was first seen in 2012 during the Jubilee Tour when she wore it to the Solomon Islands. Another of the mystery designer's works is a burgundy dress coat Kate wore at her first Christmas at Sandringham. ...


  3. Miss South Pacific to include...Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Samoa News

    ... Samoa News will provide profiles of each contestant to include their education, interests and hobbies. Miss Solomon Islands will turn 22-years old on Dec. 6, while she is here for the pageant, according to the information provided by the Visitor's ...


  4. Who is Kate's mystery designer?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    ... neckline. It's a recycled dress which was first seen in 2012 during the Jubilee Tour when she wore it to the Solomon Islands Another of the mystery designer's works is a burgundy dress coat Kate wore at her first Christmas at Sandringham. Kensington ...


  5. St Barbara hasn't 'abandoned' Solomons mineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | ABC News

    An Australian company operating a gold mine in Solomon Islands is insisting that it hasn't pulled out of the country.


  6. Reflecting on overseas missions inRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Examiner

    ... members. Mr Stagg later served as part of the 2006 Melbourne Commonwealth Games, and in stints in the Solomon Islands and Afghanistan. He said he was the first of his family to serve in the defence forces which meant Anzac Day had taken on a greater ...


  7. Kate Middleton continues to wow on Australian TourRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | My Fashion Life

    ... what the royal couple did. Kate wore a cute Broderie Anglaise dress (previously seen when she visited the Solomon Islands) and some Stuart Weitzman Minx sandals for the occasion. A great chic but casual look for the Duchess! Kate Middleton 's Easter ...


  8. Powerful earthquake strikes off Papua New GuineaRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Business Insurance

    A 7.5-magnitude earthquake struck off Papua New Guinea on Apr. 19 2014, prompting a tsunami warning to be issued briefly for that country and the nearby Solomon Islands, Reuters reported.


  9. Veterinary vignettes: Vic's remote island adventuresRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2013 | ABC News

    ... From Flinders Island, Vic Epstein's next 'escape' was working with AusAID, as the chief veterinarian in the Solomon Islands. It's like anything after you've done a few hundred, no matter where you stick the needle in blood comes out "By the time I ...


  10. RNZWCS Solomon Islands Response and Appeal for FundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Scoop

    ... been requested. Please go to our website for details about making a donation: Rotary in the Solomon Islands have been receiving logistical support from Guadalcanal Plains Palm Oil Ltd (GPPOL) to ensure that supplies of Rotary New ...


  11. Kate, the hands-on mother! Duchess wipes teething George's saliva...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Mail

    ... primrose yellow broderie anglaise dress which she previously wore during the Jubilee Tour of 2012 in the Solomon Islands. His father, Prince William said he had been 'wreaking havoc' at night at Admiralty House, the royals' base during the Sydney ...


  12. Royals Celebrate Easter in AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 20 | Women's Wear Daily

    ... broderie anglaise sundress, designed by an unnamed dressmaker in Honiara, the capital city of the Solomon Islands - which she had first worn during the Cambridges' Diamond Jubilee Tour of the region in 2012 - paired with Stuart Weitzman's cork ...


  13. PHOTO: Prince George has a hopping good Easter at the zooRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | She Knows

    ... dress by a designer who did not wish to be named, previously seen during the couple's 2012 Jubilee Tour of Solomon Islands. She may be a future queen consort but she is still a regular old practical mom: the Duchess was spotted wiping drool off the ...


  14. WHO sets priorities in wake of Solomon floodsRead the original story

    Monday | Saipan Tribune

    When the massive flood hit a small community in a palm plantation in Guadalcanal Province in Solomon Islands, the family of Samson Tokara trooped to the Okea evacuation centre to seek refuge.


  15. Strong earthquake strikes off Papua New GuineaRead the original story

    Monday | Saipan Tribune

    ... 31 kilometers (19 miles). The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center issued a warning for Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands, but canceled it a short while later. Earthquakes are common in Papua New Guinea. The country lies on the "Ring of Fire"-an ...


  16. Black and blondeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Today.Az

    About a quarter of the Melanesian population in the Solomon Islands archipelago has an extremely unusual trait - dark skin with blond hair.


  17. And in other news...Read the original story

    Sunday | PS News

    ... in the ACT and across Australia. Two Australian doctors will join a New Zealand-led medical team in Solomon Islands to help with the relief effort following devastating floods and a series of earthquakes. Four Royal Australian Air Force aircraft ...


  18. Sabah's Mabul Island gets a marine biologist's protectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Star Online

    ... marine waters bordered by Indonesia, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, the Philippines, Timor Leste, and the Solomon Islands, and is deemed to be an area of high marine biodiversity. Since 2011, Choo has been working for WWF-Malaysia's Semporna PCA Team, ...


  19. Tsunami warning follows 7.6 quake near SolomonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 |

    U.S. officials say there is no threat of a tsunami to the coasts of California, Oregon, Washington, Hawaii or Alaska after a magnitude-7.6 earthquake struck in the Pacific Ocean near the Solomon Islands.


  20. Seattle filmmaker working to share work of artist & adventurer Caroline MytingerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday |

    ... 1980. After she and her friend, Margaret Warner, ventured to the remote locales of Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands between 1926 and 1930, she had a fleeting moment of fame and recognition. Returning to the United States with 25 large oil ...