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Many Yet To Receive Aid in the Solomon Islands

While the focus of the aid effort is on Honiara, there are still hundreds of communities that have been unreached following the floods earlier this month.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Scoop

Oxfama s Morning Tea 2014

Kiwis across the country are getting together over a cuppa to make a difference in the lives of people living in poverty in the developing world.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Cellular News

12 short stories about the mobile networks

Kuwait's Viva is offering a random prize draw for visitors to the country who use its network for roaming.

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New High Commissioner to Solomon Islands

Foreign Minister Murray McCully has announced diplomat Marion Crawshaw as New Zealands next High Commissioner to Solomon Islands.

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Solomon Islands Earthquakes at 7.6, 7.4 Trigger Tsunami Warning

Two earthquakes struck the Soloman Islands on Sunday, triggering a tsunami warning that was subsequently canceled, according to U.S. government agencies.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Fresh quakes terrify Solomons victims

A series of powerful earthquakes off the Solomon Islands has sparked panic in evacuation centres filled with victims of an earlier flood, but apparently caused no serious damage, aid workers say.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

International Business Times

Twin Powerful Quakes Strike Solomon Islands, No Tsunami Threat to U.S., Pacific Regions

Solomon Islands has been struck by twin powerful quakes on Sunday. A 7.6 tremor woke the residents of Solomon's capital Honiara early Sunday.

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Lucianne.com

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NEWS.com.au

Solomons tsunami won't reach NZ: officials

NEW Zealand won't be affected by any tsunami generated by the Solomon Islands earthquake but coastal currents could become strong and unpredictable.

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Southland Times

'Not another quake'

Tamara Priddle is used to natural disasters but living in the Solomon Islands has ''so far been a bit of a nightmare''.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

ABS-CBN News

Phivolcs: No tsunami would hit PH's eastern seaboard

Philippine Institute of Volcanology and seismology announced on its advisory that no destructive tsunami will result from the 7.8-magnitude earthquake that took place off Solomon Islands at the South Pacific on Sunday.

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Suria

7.6 quake strikes off Solomon Islands:...

People walk past water clogged with debris at a port in the Solomon Islands' capital Honiara after flooding on April 4, 2014 - by Carlos Aruafu The US Geological Survey said the quake was measured at a depth of around 29 kilometres and was about 300 kilometres south east of Solomon Islands' capital Honiara.

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KXXV-TV Waco

Mag-7.6 quake, waves strike Solomon Islands

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The York Daily Record

No US tsunami threat after 7.6 quake in Pacific

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.

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Free Republic

Tsunami alert after Solomon Islands earthquake

A magnitude 8.0 earthquake off the Solomon Islands has sparked a tsunami warning for the island nations of the south Pacific, with houses reported damaged in the Solomons.

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Reuters

Magnitude 7.6 earthquake strikes near Solomon Islands: USGS

A magnitude 7.6 earthquake struck near the Solomon Islands on Sunday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

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AlertNet

Tsunami Warning in Effect for Solomon Islands and Surrounding Region - Pacific Tsunami Warning Center

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Magnitude 8.3 Quake Strikes Near Solomon Islands -U.S. Geological Survey

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

NEWS.com.au

New GG Cosgrove steps out of line

UPDATE: COOKTOWN is waking up today to assess just how much damage was caused by Cyclone Ita as it passed through last night TWO police officers have been rushed to hospital after a siege ended with an explosion in the state's west overnight.

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The New Zealand Herald

Solomons flooding aftermath worsens

Hope fades for missing while destroyed sewerage system and water shortages spark waterborne disease fear in flood-hit Solomon Islands.

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