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  1. Despite allegations of worker abuse, more Pacific Islanders can apply for work on Australian farmsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... because of the high cost of transport home. Other Pacific Islanders from Fiji, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, and Vanuatu and those from Timor-Leste can work for six months. "What we encourage with this program is that you do ...

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  2. Fine day to end Waitangi weekendRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Otago Daily Times

    ... to high potential of developing into a tropical cyclone by the end of Thursday. Another low south of the Solomon Islands may also deepen this week and has a moderate potential of developing into a tropical cyclone by the same time. There was still a ...

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  3. Major Quake, Santa Cruz IslandsRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2015 | Wild Land

    A magnitude 7.0 earthquake struck undersea near the Santa Cruz Islands at 2:28 this afternoon, New Zealand time. The U.S. Geological Survey reports that the quake was centred 78 km west-north-west of Lata, 583 km east-south-east of Honiara, Solomon Islands at a depth of 10 km.

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  4. Ragomo ready for futsalRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Fiji Times

    ... been preparing for sometime now. It is always the same coming here." "I am here to help my team win. For Solomon Islands all other teams participating in the competition are our biggest opponent. We will continue to play our style of game," he ...

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  5. Solomons want Fiji's expertiseRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Fiji Times

    Fiji's Youth and Sports Minister, Laisenia Tuitubou was informed of this during a visit from the Solomon Islands Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Sports Honourable Manasseh Maelanga. Maelanga made the courtesy visit to the Ministry of Sports where he met minister Tuitubou informing him of the idea.

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  6. Your holiday Monday weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... to high potential of developing into a tropical cyclone by the end of Thursday. Another low south of the Solomon Islands may also deepen this week and has a moderate potential of developing into a tropical cyclone by the same time. There was still a ...

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  7. The World's Forests Will Collapse if we Don't Learn to Say 'No'Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    ... becomes more vulnerable to economic shocks from fluctuating natural-resource prices or depletion. The Solomon Islands - which relies heavily on timber exports that are collapsing from overexploitation - is a poster-child for Dutch Disease. On top of ...

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  8. Fiji, Solomon Islands discuss sports relationsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Fiji Times

    A Department of Information statement said Mr Maelanga expressed his interest in utilising the Fiji Volunteer Scheme to get Fijian sporting expertise to Solomon Islands to boost their sporting capabilities.

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  9. Solomons after futsal historyRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Fiji Times

    DEFENDING champions Solomon Islands aka "Kurukuru" want to make history by winning the Oceania Futsal Championship for the fifth time. The duo have played two futsal world cups and are no strangers to Fiji having played for Navua in 2010.

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  10. 'What the government is proposing is not humane': support for church sanctuary of refugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Central Western Daily

    ... was contacted for comment, on sanctuary being offered to refugees however he was unavailable as he is in the Solomon Islands Reverend Gary Neville of St Barnabas Anglican Church in Orange said in his personal opinion churches are a place of ...

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  11. Billboard shows Conkarah loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Jamaica Observer

    A cover of Adele's Hello which he recorded with singer Rosie Delmah from the Solomon Islands, has gone viral and racked up over 12 million views on YouTube in less than two months. His latest EP, Don't Kill My Love , debuted this week at number seven on Billboard's Reggae Album Chart.

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  12. Report: Islanders have rich, varied active livesRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Fiji Times

    Update: 2:01PM THE first round of the Financial Services Demand Side Surveys reveal that Fijians, Solomon Islanders and Samoans have rich, varied and active lives. A statement from PFIP said in late 2014 and early 2015, demand side surveys were held in Fiji, Samoa and Solomon Islands.

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  13. All Whites fail to find opponent for international windowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... given the side played only three times in 2015 and infamously finished third at the 2012 Nations Cup in the Solomon Islands. Instead of an international, the New Zealand team will meet for a two-week training camp in Australia ahead of their ...

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  14. Change in travel plans allows New Zealand Saints to hear from LDS apostleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Deseret News

    ... isit was a part of Elder Christofferson's two-week visit to the Pacific. He also spent time in Samoa and the Solomon Islands.

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  15. 17:11 Zika virus screening launched at Osh and Bishkek airportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | AkiPress

    ... Mexico, New Caledonia, Panama, Paraguay, Puerto Rica, Samoa, Haiti, Maldives, Sint Maarten and the Solomon Islands. No vaccine exists to prevent Zika virus disease. In order to prevent Zika, one should be avoiding mosquito bites. Mosquitoes that ...

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  16. Mainland Players Named Futsal Whites for World Cup QualifierRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Scoop

    ... Naicker, Futsal development officer - Mainland Football. The New Zealand side, along with Tahiti and the Solomon Islands will be favourites to take out the tournament, but if the Futsal Whites were to win the tournament it would be the Kiwi teams ...

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  17. Israel Warns Against Pregnancy for TravelersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Breitbart.com

    ... Indonesia, Cambodia, Malaysia, and Thailand. In the Pacific Ocean: Samoa, Fiji, Vanuatu, New Caledonia, the Solomon Islands, the Cook Islands, eastern Micronesia, and French Polynesia. In Africa: Cape Verde, Angola, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central ...

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  18. 09:35 No Zika virus outbreak threat in Kyrgyzstan: DoctorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | AkiPress

    He said tourists from Kyrgyzstan can get an infection while on vacation in exotic countries where the virus is spread. Zika cases were seen in more than 20 countries, particularly in North America, South America, and Asia-Pacific: Barbados, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guiana, Guadeloupe, Guatemala, Honduras, Guyana, Suriname, Thailand, Venezuela, Mexico, New Caledonia, Panama, Paraguay, Puerto Rica, Samoa, Haiti, Maldives, Sint Maarten and the Solomon Islands.

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  19. Two Zika cases confirmed in AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | BBC News

    ... told the BBC. NSW authorities said one traveller tested positive to Zika last year after a trip to the Solomon Islands, and four people tested positive after returning from the Cook Islands in 2014. Meanwhile, Australian Daniel Gaunt, 27, who ...

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  20. Oceania Futsal Championship: Kurukuru arrives tonightRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Fiji Times

    ... ce so far at the five-a-side game has not been anywhere close to that of other regional sides. The champions Solomon Islands, better known as 'Kurukuru' arrive tonight while all teams are expected to be in Suva by the end of the week.

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