Solomon Islands Newswire

Solomon Islands Newswire

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  1. 'Saw a man tear his skin apart'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... negotiating with a woman in crisis; fighting for their lives as mass riots broke out on deployments in the Solomon Islands; and working alone in a hostile environment in response to the Taliban kidnapping of an Australian aid worker in the Middle ...

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  2. Bats in flight and fruit pickers ready as Orange's apple harvest beckons | VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Central Western Daily

    ... had already been harvested as that area had more rain. This year he has signed up 10 workers from the Solomon Islands to pick his fruit after last year using workers from Vanuatu. It will not re-open the Showgrounds tent town used by fruit pickers ...

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  3. Loren Wesley MoultonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Recorder

    ... in the US Marine Corps and joined the First Marine Division. He was in the invasion of Guadalcanal, British Solomon Islands on Aug. 7, 1942, and the landings on Cape Glouster, New Britian and Peleleu, Palau Islands. In November 1944, he returned to ...

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  4. Bishops travel 10,000 miles for rededication of crossRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Sidmouth Herald

    Special guests included the Right Reverend Leonard Dawea, Bishop of the Diocese of Temotu, the Right Reverend Ellison Quity, Bishop of the Diocese of Ysabel in the Solomon Islands, and Lord William Coleridge, a distant relative of Bishop John Coleridge Patteson. Bishop Leonard said: "It is a great honour to be here in Devon today for the rededication of the memorial to Bishop John Coleridge Patteson, the first Anglican Bishop of Melanesia.

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  5. Bats in flight and fruit pickers ready as Orange's apple harvest beckonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Central Western Daily

    ... had already been harvested as that area had more rain. This year he has signed up 10 workers from the Solomon Islands to pick his fruit after last year using workers from Vanuatu. Orange City Council will provide a tent town for fruit pickers at the ...

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  6. Kumar not happy with U17 resultsRead the original story

    Monday | Fiji Times

    ... up with a solution as to why it happened and where we went wrong." The Shalendra Lal-coached side drew with Solomon Islands 1-1 before beating Samoa 3-0 in their second match. A top two finish in the qualifiers would have guaranteed a place in the ...

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  7. You should visit Alaska nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Fox News

    ... to the south in Mongolia. Rising sea levels have reportedly resulted in the disappearance of five of the Solomon Islands, while erosion on others has forced the relocation of beautiful villages. Visit secluded bays and remote beaches, snorkel coral ...

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  8. Ba FA to use local playersRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 19 | Fiji Times

    ... about Heingene Sport and Puaikuru." The Delta Tigers are in Group D with Tefana (Tahiti), Marist Fire (Solomon Islands) and Erakor Golden Star of Vanuatu. The winner of the OFC Champions League will qualify for the 2017 FIFA World Club Cup which ...

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  9. New Zealand U-17 footballers complete perfect record in pool play at Oceania champsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... a place at the World Cup, as both finalists qualify. New Caledonia, who topped group A, will play the Solomon Islands in the other semifinal earlier that day, with the final then to follow on Saturday. The Solomon Islands made it in over Fiji from ...

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  10. Ba, Rewa in Oceania battleRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 18 | Fiji Times

    ... will feature in the OFC Champions League. The Delta Tigers are in Group D with Tefana (Tahiti), Marist Fire (Solomon Islands) and Erakor Golden Star of Vanuatu. The Group D matches will be played from March 11-17 in Tahiti. The winner of the OFC ...

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  11. Football: Everything targeted at winning in November - Anthony HudsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Fiji in March. If the All Whites progress unscathed, they'll face a two-legged playoff with Tahiti, the Solomon Islands or Papua New Guinea to decide the top-ranked Oceania team. The "prize" is intimidating - a home and away tie against the ...

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  12. 'Homecomings: The Belated Return of Japan's Lost Soldiers':...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | The Japan Times

    It's staggering to think that, at the end of the Pacific War, almost 7 million Japanese servicemen and civilians were awaiting repatriation in various parts of Asia. That figure makes sense in light of the considerable size of the Japanese empire, which then stretched from New Guinea to the Solomon Islands, from Burma to Manchuria and Hong Kong.

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  13. AFL Fiji eyes more schoolsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | Fiji Times

    ... will travel to Brisbane to compete against the Queensland team with representatives from PNG, Nauru, Tonga, Solomon Islands and Vanuatu," he said. "The South Pacific representative team is the first step in the talent pathway for players to get ...

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  14. NZ test for U17Read the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | Fiji Times

    ... 3-0 with two goals from Ratu Dau and one from Semi Matalau. Fiji has four points after a draw against the Solomon Islands and a win over Samoa on Thursday night while New Zealand has six points after two matches. "Fiji did well against Samoa in the ...

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  15. Love Your Data Week, Day 5: Rescuing Unloved DataRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | National Network of Libraries of Medicine

    ... climate data collected during WWII, and also have completed entering data from a weather station in the Solomon Islands collected in the early to mid-1900s. By January 2014, they reported having digitized 1.3 million values! They note: "The old data ...

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  16. Confusion over tsunami warning - false alarmRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Matangi Tonga

    ... from the Tonga Trench. Tonga sits on a tectonic plate boundary where earthquakes frequently occur like Solomon Islands, Papua New Guinea and Japan. These places are where most tsunami are generated from." ), stated "this was the seventh exercise ...

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  17. SARDI poultry scientist recognised for husbandry researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | ABC News

    Improving small scale poultry farming is a key way poverty and hunger can be tackled in developing countries, and it has been a passion for South Australian Research and Development Institute senior researcher Phil Glatz. Dr Glatz has spent much of the past 15 years working particularly in Papua New Guinea, but also in the Solomon Islands, Tonga, Indonesia and Timor L'este, to help improve animal husbandry in the Pacific Island nations.

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  18. Shell Club SeminarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Coastal Breeze News

    At 6 PM on Thursday, March 2, 2017, the Marco Island Shell Club will host guest speaker Dr. Gary Schmelz, who will present a fascinating program entitled, "Solomon Islands Adventures - a Return to Bali Hai." Dr. Schmelz will incorporate into the seminar photographs he had taken during his travels there.

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  19. APTC $4k boost for TC Winston recovery effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Fiji Times

    ... offers training to students from 14 Pacific countries and has campuses in Fiji, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands and Vanuatu. APTC has been working closely to support local communities to rebuild after the TC Winston. The Category 5 Cyclone ...

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  20. home sweet home...Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Your Democracy

    ... been working for. Malcolm had a bit of cash of his own. He had invested in destruction of rainforests in the Solomon Islands "possibly for the better good" of whatever -- as Malcolm seems to always find the better good when whatever is there is ...

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