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Friday, August 7, 2020

MHMS plan to establish quarantine facilities at provinces

BY MAVIS NISHIMURA PODOKOLO MINISTRY of Health and Medical Services (MHMS) plans to establish quarantine facilities at the provinces...

    Team Solomons arrive safely in Mexico ahead of comp

    BY LYNTON AARON FILIA FOUR Science Technology Engineering Mathematic (STEM) students of the Woodford International School have landed safely in Mexico yesterday for the 2018 FIRST Global Challenge. The WIS students arrived have arrived in advance...

    WIS students off to Mexico this weekend

    BY LYNTON AARON FILIA FOUR students from the Woodford International School (WIS) will be leaving for Mexico on August 11 to participate in the 2018 First Global Robotic Competition. This is the second time WIS is...

    Indonesia pledges support towards peace building

    BY GEORGINA KEKEA In Yogyakarta, Indonesia INDONESIAN National Defence Forces (INDF) Peace keeping Centre is a training facility of various institutions, ministries, institutions for both civilian and military. Inaugurated in 2014, it is the largest security...

    Amnesty International puts pressure on Indonesia

    By Mike Puia THE issue of human rights violations has come to the forefront in West Papua’s quest for independence from Indonesia. Amnesty International has mounted pressure on Indonesia to address issues of past human rights...

    Hope for kids

    Israel offers free service for children with heart problems   By Mike Puia In Tel Aviv, Israel   CHILDREN suffering from congenital and rheumatic heart diseases can be saved in Israel for free. All it needs is a report from...

    Pacific Met Services increasingly vital – SPREP

    (PACNEWS) THE director general of the Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Program (SPREP) says there is growing political awareness of the importance of weather services in the Pacific. Meteorological officials from around the Pacific...

    South African minister who assaulted woman at a nightclub resigns

    A South African deputy minister who assaulted a woman at a nightclub weeks back has resigned his position, the presidency disclosed on Saturday. The incident involving Deputy Minister of Higher Education and Training, Mduduzi Manana,...

    Police officer and dog hit by fleeing car

    (RNZ) A 68-year-old man is due to appear in the Invercargill District Court today after he allegedly hit an officer and a police dog with his car last night. Police said they attempted to stop...

    Morrinsville resident hunkers down during police shoot out

    (RNZ) A Morrinsville resident has described hunkering down in his home, after hearing a volley of gunfire in the police shoot out less than 500 metres away, with the gunman still on the loose. Police...