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  1. Magnitude-7.6 Quake Off Solomon IslandsRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | AccuWeather.com

    ... a 7.6, the USGS said. A tsunami watch was in effect for New Zealand, Kiribato, Fiji, the Marshall Islands, Wallis and Futuna, Howland and Baker, Pohnpei, Samoa and American Samoa along with other Pacific islands. The New Zealand Ministry of Civil ...

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  2. Pacific activists: 'Say not to GMO'Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | Green Left Weekly

    ... and stop GMOs across the Pacific. To this end they have also visited the Solomon Islands, Fiji, Vanuatu, Wallis and Futuna Islands. As the US is the biggest producer of commercial GMOs, it is no surprise to find Hawai'i produces more than 5000 ...

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  3. Pacific activists: 'Say not to GMO'Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | Green Left Weekly

    ... and stop GMOs across the Pacific. To this end they have also visited the Solomon Islands, Fiji, Vanuatu, Wallis and Futuna Islands. As the US is the biggest producer of commercial GMOs, it is no surprise to find Hawai'i produces more than 5000 ...

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  4. T-Mobile: Free Data For Troops in AfghanistanRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | PC Magazine

    Mobile made some changes to its Simple Choice plans, including increasing the amount of data on the base plan and offering free data in seven new countries.

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  5. T-Mobile: Free Data For Troops in AfghanistanRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | PC Magazine

    Mobile made some changes to its Simple Choice plans, including increasing the amount of data on the base plan and offering free data in seven new countries.

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  6. Tabakaucoro wins top awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2014 | Fiji Times

    ... the Vodafone Arena. Tabakaucoro broke the 100 metres and 200 metres records at the Pacific Mini Games in Wallis and Futuna last year. The former Marist Brothers High School student overcame tough challenges in the category, which included guest ...

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  7. NRL: Fijian sevens star one to watch at Eden ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... gby Union before his contract was terminated because he refused to travel to a recent sevens tournament in Wallis and Futuna by boat rather than fly.

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  8. Lifters set benchmarkRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2014 | Fiji Times

    ... Pacific Sports Awards for Outstanding Sports Administrator of the Year- Lilian Amasa; Pacific Mini Games, Wallis and Futuna four athletes - three gold and three silver medals

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  9. Refusing boat trip costs Tongan coaches' jobsRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... Pacific Mini Games, which also involved neighbouring nations Fiji and Samoa, in the French Islands of Wallis and Futuna late last year. Instead of flying to the tournament on a scheduled six day trip, the union chose to send the team on an 1800 km ...

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  10. Fiji's best paddlerRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2014 | Fiji Times

    ... of two minutes 45 seconds. "The men's team includes four Fiji reps from the 2013 Pacific Mini Games in Wallis and Futuna, while the women's team features the 2013 U19 V1 champion Theresa Avon," Morris said. Taf'aga Club: Guy Morris (Head coach), ...

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  11. Taf'aga to battle Kiwis bestRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2014 | Fiji Times

    ... the Pacific. Led by head coach Guy Morris, the team includes four Fiji reps to the Pacific Mini Games in Wallis and Futuna last year and 12-year-old Lauryn Inia who will be making her first international outing in New Zealand this week. Morris will ...

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  12. Tropical cyclone heads toward TongaRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... d December. Evan was unusual for the length of time it remained strong enough to be damaging, also hitting Wallis and Futuna Islands, Fiji and Tonga, with its remnants reaching northern New Zealand.

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  13. Avikash Lal continues winning streakRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2014 | Fiji Times

    ... "Unfortunately, he missed out on a spot in the national athletics team to the Mini South Pacific Games in Wallis and Futuna last year. "But he is still young and I want to train him to compete and win a medal in long distance events at the next ...

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  14. Thrills and spillsRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2013 | Fiji Times

    ... cemented his status as the Pacific sprint king, winning the 100 metres and 200m dash with a record time in Wallis and Futuna. * Marist retained the Coca-Cola Games boy's title while Jasper Williams High School broke Adi Cakobau School's 12-year ...

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  15. Top volleyball referee calls for player disciplineRead the original story

    Dec 28, 2013 | Fiji Times

    Moses holds an Oceania referee's badge which he received after controlling the Pacific Mini Games final in Wallis and Futuna this year.

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  16. Paralympics coach recruits for 2015 gamesRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2013 | Fiji Times

    ... ould be going to all the special schools in Fiji. Fatiaki took three athletes to the Pacific Mini Games in Wallis and Futuna in September from where they returned with one silver and one bronze medal.

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  17. Paralympics coach recruits for 2015 gamesRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2013 | Fiji Times

    ... ould be going to all the special schools in Fiji. Fatiaki took three athletes to the Pacific Mini Games in Wallis and Futuna in September from where they returned with one silver and one bronze medal.

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  18. Allen lifts Guam spirits: Only local athlete to medal at East Asian GamesRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2013 | Pacific Daily News

    ... a long way; he is getting better with experience. He learned from his matches at the Mini Pacific Games in Wallis and Futuna," said Ho. Ho's son, Joseph Ho, along with Allen, earned bronze medals in their weight divisions at the Mini Pacific Games, ...

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  19. 100-euro raffle ticket wins U.S. man $1M Picasso artworkRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2013 | CBC News

    ... countries, including France, the U.K., Pakistan, Iran, Trinidad and Tobago, Iraq, Lebanon, Germany and the Wallis and Futuna Islands. "I didn't believe it," he said of the call. "I'm going to try and keep it but ... I probably wouldn't keep it at my ...

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  20. Ratabacaca wins most outstanding player awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2013 | Fiji Times

    ... The association also recognised its members which represented Fiji in the Pacific Mini Games in Wallis and Futuna this year. Results: Recognition Awards for Past Contribution to the Sport - Jijiwa Koroi, Sepeti Koroi , Samu Vasuinadi, Anaseini ...

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