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  1. Cyclone could form near Solomon Islands this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ABC News

    Queensland forecasters monitoring a low near the Solomon Islands that could become a tropical cyclone later this week say it is unlikely to threaten the state. Earlier this month Tropical Cyclone Raquel became the first ever recorded winter cyclone in Queensland waters since satellite monitoring began in the 1970s.

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  2. Open letter warns Pacific Forum leaders over human...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... An indication of this support is the fact that at the recent Melanesian Spearhead Group Summit in the Solomon Islands, the West Papuan umbrella organisation the United Liberation Movement for West Papua (ULMWP), was granted observer status at the ...

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  3. 2nd winter cyclone possible: BoMRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... waters. Raquel petered out and posed no threat to Queensland, and the system currently building off the Solomon Islands is also unlikely to pose any threat to the state. "It is out there and it's got a reasonable environment for development," ...

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  4. Queensland weather: Second winter cyclone possible, BoM saysRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... land waters. Raquel petered out and posed no threat to Queensland, and the system currently building off the Solomon Islands is also unlikely to pose any threat to the state.

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  5. Weird weather baffles forecastersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... problems like a boss. THE second tropical cyclone of the month may form at the end of the week off the Solomon Islands, stumping forecasters who have never seen such an occurrence. Cyclone Raquel, which formed at the start of July, was the first ...

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  6. Winter wonder has 'em stumpedRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... tax is done and dusted? THE second tropical cyclone of the month may form at the end of the week off the Solomon Islands, stumping forecasters who have never seen such an occurrence. Cyclone Raquel, which formed at the start of July, was the first ...

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  7. Author Tells Moving Story of Parents' Lives During World War IIRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... offers fresh insight, on a deeply personal level, into World War II as it was fought by the U.S. Army in the Solomon Islands, New Guinea, and the Philippines. On his 50th birthday, Hale Bradt made a discovery that would not only change his own life ...

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  8. A-G: Fiji aims to reduce offenders recidivism rateRead the original story

    Monday | Fiji Times

    ... on a continuous basis. Countries represented at the conference are Papua New Guinea, Tonga, Nauru, Kiribati, Solomon Islands, Cook Islands, Tuvalu and the Federated States of Micronesia.

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  9. Corrections and rehabilitation model interests regional countriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Fiji Times

    ... countries to see how Fiji is going into rehabilitation and enterprise. Countries like Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands have shown interest in the programs we run," he said at the sidelines of the week-long PIRCWC. The conference is also expected ...

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  10. Fiji hosts Pacific women in Corrections meetingRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 26 | Fiji Times

    ... tinuous basis. Countries who are represented at the conference are Papua New Guinea, Tonga, Nauru, Kiribati, Solomon Islands, Cook Islands, Tuvalu and the Federated States of Micronesia.

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  11. The limits of aid: Is foreign investment better for the Pacific?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Asopa People

    ... of the GDPs of respective countries ranges from Nauru 65%, Papua New Guinea 60%; Vanuatu 40%; Fiji 30%; Solomon Islands 27%; Samoa 20%; Tonga 18%. Cuts in Australian aid were feared to have serious implications for all aid recipient countries, since ...

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  12. World Cup qualifying draw: Oceania winners to face South American side in playoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | The Age

    ... who qualified for the 1982 and 2010 World Cups, are firm favourites to win the Oceania group. They will face Solomon Islands, Vanuatu and Fiji in the second stage of the Oceania zone, with the top three teams in the group qualifying for the third ...

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  13. Oceania winners to face South American side in playoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... who qualified for the 1982 and 2010 World Cups, are firm favourites to win the Oceania group. They will face Solomon Islands, Vanuatu and Fiji in the second stage of the Oceania zone, with the top three teams in the group qualifying for the third ...

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  14. This V Is for VictoryBy Lizzie CrockerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | The Daily Beast

    ... saw voters from far-flung countries, many with limited Internet access, including Cuba, Turkmenistan, Tonga, Solomon Islands, Equatorial Guinea, Cook Islands, Burundi, Tajikistan, Togo, Mali, Liberia, and Gambia. Not surprisingly, there were no ...

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  15. The jandal man of the North ShoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Cardew's love of found and home-made instruments. Later there would be that chance encounter with a Solomon Islands group at a South Pacific Arts Festival; the bamboo beats under its songs would inspire From Scratch's PVC pipes. Despite the wealth ...

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  16. Police must face justice for Tolikara shootingRead the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | Scoop

    ... United Nations. He could also invite investigators from another country in the region such as Vanuatu, The Solomon Islands, Australia or New Zealand. However the first step that Widodo needs to take to maintain his own credibility and ensure the ...

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  17. A Marine Bank: Too Big to FailRead the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | Our World 2.0

    ... continental US - is disappearing? The Coral Triangle connects six countries: Indonesia, the Philippines, the Solomon Islands, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea and Timor Leste. Three hundred and sixty three million people live here. For one hundred and ...

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  18. Dark Plumage Helps Birds Survive on Small IslandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2013 | Science Daily

    ... to study this phenomenon in the Chestnut-bellied Monarch ( Monarcha castaneiventris ), a bird found in the Solomon Islands. Most have the chestnut belly suggested by their name, but in the subspecies found in the Russell Islands, a few all-black ...

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  19. Owner disappointed by theft of hard-earned service medalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Dominion Post

    The owner said: "The Medals are a unique set and earnt from 37 years in the public service including deployments to East Timor, The Solomon Islands and latterly two years in Afghanistan". "The medals are court-mounted, which means they sit together as one piece.

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  20. Commercial conservation - credit where it is dueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Nelson Mail

    ... At present we have a supply chain of rainforest conservation projects in New Zealand, Fiji, Vanuatu and the Solomon Islands. In future we hope to produce and market Conservation Credits from river protection, wetland protection, coastal ...

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