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Barnaby Joyce quits as Australian deputy prime minister and National party leader
By Online Editor
11:09 pm GMT+12, 22/02/2018, Australia
“Barnaby Joyce is the leader of the National Party of Australia. As leader of the National Party of Australia in a Coalition government, he is my Deputy Prime Minister,”Turnbull said. “The leadership of the National Party is a matter for the National Party and I’ve been at great…
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Drought hit atolls to receive help
With the effects of climate change and extreme weather events disproportionately affecting peo
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No tax, duty on food and building materials from overseas, says Tonga Revenue Minister
Foodstuff and building materials from overseas for Tropical Cyclone-stricken Tonga are exempt
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No arrest on 29 Bougainvilleans escaped in Gizo, Police Chief blame lapses in security
How 29 detained Bougainvilleans escaped police custody in Gizo in the early hours of Wednesday
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Stronger storms mean new 'category six' scale may be needed
 The increasing strength, intensity and duration of tropical cyclones has climate scienti
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Pacific Climate Change conference hears sea level rise of two metres by 2100
 A prominent New Zealand research scientist says sea level rise from the Antarctic ice sh
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Former PNG Defence commander says PNG invest heavily on border security
Chairman of the Guns Control Committee former Commander of the PNG Defence Force Major-General
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No charges laid against Fiji trade unionist
No charges have been laid against Fiji Trades Union Congress (FTUC) national secretary Felix A
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Former UN chief Ban Ki-moon to lead global ‘green growth’ push
Former UN secretary general Ban Ki-moon will take over as head of a global organisation promot
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PNG PM moots tougher gun laws
People illegally using or possessing firearms will face jail terms of up to 10 years and fines
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Cooks won't raise UN issue during Ardern visit
The Cook Islands government will not be raising the issue of a seat at the United Nations when
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Dengue epidemic declared in New Caledonia
A dengue epidemic has been declared in New Caledonia.   The government sa
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Fiji Trades Union Congress permit to march rejected
 The Fiji Trades Union Congress’s permit to have a march tomorrow in Suva has been
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All Black helps NZ Tongans rally to aid homeland after Cyclone Gita
Tongans in New Zealand are working hard to get food, water and much-needed supplies back to th
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French PM upsets pro-independence side in New Caledonia
Pro-independence politicians in New Caledonia are upset at comments by a visiting former Frenc
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Legislative changes threaten Independent Commission Against Corruption in PNG
Papua New Guinea deputy Prime Minister Charles Abel has highlighted that amendments to the ena
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US can't respond to disasters in Hawaii, Alaska or Pacific Islands as fast as mainland
The U.S. isn’t prepared to respond to disasters in Hawaii, Alaska or on Pacific Islands
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20/02/2018 - NZ Defence Force flies UNICEF educational supplies to Tonga
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20/02/2018 - French Senate approves New Caledonia electoral law
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20/02/2018 - 29 Bougainvilleans apprehended for illegally entering Solomon waters
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20/02/2018 - Emergency aid: EU supports the victims of tropical cyclone Gita
20/02/2018 - UNICEF says newborn death rates in Pacific a serious concern
20/02/2018 - Helen Clark lauds Fiji
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19/02/2018 - New bill to improve marine resource management in Cook Islands
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19/02/2018 - 44 charged with para-military style training plead not guilty
19/02/2018 - Fijian PM thanks China for cash donation for tropical cyclone relief work
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18/02/2018 - Samoa Cabinet assesses cyclone damage
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